Patents by Inventor Lee Edwards

Lee Edwards has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 11911371
    Abstract: The present invention provides pyridine and pyrazine derivatives which restore or enhance the function of mutant and/or wild type CFTR to treat cystic fibrosis, primary ciliary dyskinesia, chronic bronchitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, respiratory tract infections, lung carcinoma, xerostomia and keratoconjunctivitis sire, or constipation (IBS, IBD, opioid induced). Pharmaceutical compositions comprising such derivatives are also encompassed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 2, 2021
    Date of Patent: February 27, 2024
    Assignee: NOVARTIS AG
    Inventors: Urs Baettig, Kamlesh Jagdis Bala, Emma Budd, Lee Edwards, Catherine Howsham, Glyn Alan Hughes, Darren Mark Le Grand, Katrin Spiegel
  • Publication number: 20240062323
    Abstract: A system and method for moderating and facilitating a resolution to disagreements and disputes between individuals on a set of facts comprising, an online platform with a courtroom and judge accepting inputs from defined users of the platform who have specific disagreements on a subject matter and promoting an open and fair discussion between the parties to find a resolution to their disagreements. The system and method of the platform allows intervention and assistance by invited third parties to help the fact creator or one or more challengers disputing the set of facts, to establish whether the statements of facts made by the fact creator are true or false. Cases are settled either by way of one of the parties to the dispute conceding, or by having the judge decide the veracity of the facts presented by the fact creator.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 14, 2023
    Publication date: February 22, 2024
    Inventor: Lee Edward Kelly, III
  • Publication number: 20240052630
    Abstract: A system includes at least one interior wall having a first interior facing side and a second side opposite the interior facing side, at least one exterior wall having a first interior facing side and a second exterior facing side, at least one first attachment device for each interior wall, and at least one second attachment device for each exterior wall, each first attachment device connecting to a respective second attachment device to temporarily attach a respective interior wall to a respective exterior wall and create a cavity between the second side of the interior wall and the first interior facing side of the exterior wall.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 18, 2023
    Publication date: February 15, 2024
    Inventors: Conor S. Hammes, Charles Strickler, Lee Edward Finley, JR.
  • Publication number: 20240024840
    Abstract: The present application relates to methods and apparatus for delivering liquid or solid feedstocks into a plasma treatment vessel. More specifically, the invention provides a method for treating a sample using glow discharge plasma in an apparatus comprising a treatment vessel, the method comprising (i) delivering a gaseous plasma forming feedstock into the treatment vessel through a gas supply line under the control of a gas flow controller, and causing formation of a glow discharge plasma in the treatment vessel from the gaseous plasma forming feedstock; and simultaneously (ii) delivering a reagent into the treatment vessel under the control of a reagent dosing controller, wherein the reagent is a liquid or a solid; and (iii) contacting the sample with the glow discharge plasma and the reagent; wherein the gas flow controller and the reagent dosing controller allow independent control of the rate of delivery of the gaseous plasma forming feedstock and the reagent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 8, 2021
    Publication date: January 25, 2024
    Inventors: John-Mark Seymour, Thomas Howe, Lee Edwards
  • Patent number: 11813082
    Abstract: An image of a garment is obtained (101). The garment comprises a marker located on an outside surface of the garment. The marker comprises a code string identifying the garment encoded into a visual symbol. The image is processed to generate a data string representing the visual symbol (102). The data string is used to access activity data associated with a sensor of the garment identified by the code string. The system comprises the garment and one or more electronic devices operable to perform the method.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 5, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 14, 2023
    Assignee: Prevayl Innovations Limited
    Inventors: Adam Lee Edward Crofts, Tahir Mahmood
  • Publication number: 20230342028
    Abstract: Zone hints for use with a zoned namespace (ZNS) storage device. Zone hints include one or more of a first hint indicating that a zone is part of a group of a plurality of zones, a second hint indicating that the zone is to be fast-filled, or a third hint indicating that the zone is associated with a background operation. The first hint is structured to instruct the ZNS storage device to allocate to the zone a first storage resources that are physically adjacent to second storage resources reserved for others of the plurality of zones. The second hint is structured to instruct the ZNS storage device to bypass a staging area when writing to the zone. The third hint is structured to instruct the ZNS storage device to deprioritizing at least one operation writing to the zone, or to bypass the staging area when writing to the zone.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 28, 2021
    Publication date: October 26, 2023
    Inventors: Scott Chao-Chueh LEE, Vadim MAKHERVAKS, Madhav Himanshubhai PANDYA, Ioan OLTEAN, Laura Marie CAULFIELD, Lee Edward PREWITT
  • Patent number: 11753172
    Abstract: A seat track assembly for use in a vehicle. The seat track assembly includes a floor joist including a main body extending in a longitudinal direction, a seat track channel defined in the main body, and at least one support flange extending in a lateral direction from the main body. A raceway is on the at least one support flange, wherein the raceway extends longitudinally along the floor joist, and has an interior sized to receive wiring therein. The seat track assembly also includes a track cover including a top plate. The raceway is positioned between the at least one support flange and the top plate, and the top plate extends past the raceway in the lateral direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 20, 2021
    Date of Patent: September 12, 2023
    Assignee: The Boeing Company
    Inventors: Alexander J. Matsuoka, Mario A. Reyes, Michael-Lee Edward Frick, Colin Kreiger, Martin Grether
  • Patent number: 11720833
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and computer-readable media are provided for recreating a state of a clinical computing system for indicating that a specific activity corresponding to a patient increased prior to an event. Sets of data elements for a patient are extracted from the clinical computing system. State changes for each data element are identified. The state of the clinical computing system is recreated prior to the event by concatenating the sets of data elements based on the state changes for each respective data element.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 1, 2021
    Date of Patent: August 8, 2023
    Assignee: CERNER INNOVATION, INC.
    Inventors: David Lee Edwards, Ryan Alan Brush
  • Patent number: 11674308
    Abstract: A system includes at least one interior wall having a first interior facing side and a second side opposite the interior facing side, at least one exterior wall having a first interior facing side and a second exterior facing side, at least one first attachment device for each interior wall, and at least one second attachment device for each exterior wall, each first attachment device connecting to a respective second attachment device to temporarily attach a respective interior wall to a respective exterior wall and create a cavity between the second side of the interior wall and the first interior facing side of the exterior wall.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 12, 2022
    Date of Patent: June 13, 2023
    Assignee: Planet Growth LLC
    Inventors: Conor S Hammes, Charles Strickler, Lee Edward Finley, Jr.
  • Patent number: 11634307
    Abstract: A tire lifting assembly used to remove and replace a wheel and a tire on a vehicle is disclosed. The tire lifting assembly is configured to take the weight of the wheel and the tire when the service technician removes or replaces it thereby eliminating the need for manual efforts from a service technician. The assembly is rolled under the mounted wheel and tire and quickly adjusted to secure the wheel and tire by using a roller platform. A scissor jack mechanism is used to adjust the height of the roller platform which allows the rotation of the tire during the mounting procedure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 6, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2023
    Inventor: Kenneth Lee Edwards, Sr.
  • Publication number: 20230115286
    Abstract: The method comprises receiving a representation of a visual symbol, wherein the visual symbol comprises a code string identifying the garment that is encoded into the visual symbol (101). The method comprises establishing, based on the representation of the visual symbol, the identity of the garment (102). The method comprises transmitting, to the identified garment, an authorisation code to activate a sensor of the garment to record activity data (103).
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 14, 2022
    Publication date: April 13, 2023
    Inventors: Adam Lee Edward Crofts, Tahir Mahmood
  • Publication number: 20230026495
    Abstract: A seat track assembly for use in a vehicle. The seat track assembly includes a floor joist including a main body extending in a longitudinal direction, a seat track channel defined in the main body, and at least one support flange extending in a lateral direction from the main body. A raceway is on the at least one support flange, wherein the raceway extends longitudinally along the floor joist, and has an interior sized to receive wiring therein. The seat track assembly also includes a track cover including a top plate. The raceway is positioned between the at least one support flange and the top plate, and the top plate extends past the raceway in the lateral direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 20, 2021
    Publication date: January 26, 2023
    Inventors: Alexander J. Matsuoka, Mario A. Reyes, Michael-Lee Edward Frick, Colin Kreiger, Martin Grether
  • Patent number: 11557397
    Abstract: The method comprises receiving a representation of a visual symbol, wherein the visual symbol comprises a code string identifying the garment that is encoded into the visual symbol (101). The method comprises establishing, based on the representation of the visual symbol, the identity of the garment (102). The method comprises transmitting, to the identified garment, an authorisation code to activate a sensor of the garment to record activity data (103).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 5, 2020
    Date of Patent: January 17, 2023
    Assignee: Prevayl Innovations Limited
    Inventors: Adam Lee Edward Crofts, Tahir Mahmood
  • Patent number: 11514177
    Abstract: The present teaching relates to method, system, medium, and implementation for secure data management by a service provider. A request is first received for carrying out a transaction with a user and one or more data items associated with the user are then determined that need to be validated prior to the transaction. A request is then sent to the user seeking to validate the one or more data items. When a cloaked identifier is received from the user with information related to a trusted party, the cloaked identifier is then sent to the trusted party with a request for a validation response. When the validation response is received with an indication that the one or more data items are validated, the transaction with the user is carried out.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 29, 2022
    Assignee: Verizon Patent and Licensing Inc.
    Inventors: Mani Tadayon, Dante J. Pacella, Lachlan Maxwell, Venkata Josyula, Lee Edward Sattler, Ashish A. Sardesai, Jean M. McManus
  • Patent number: 11412726
    Abstract: A reversible rod holder apparatus and method consists of a frame with a front, a back, a top side, a bottom side, a left side and a right side. An attachment plate is connected with the back of the frame. A support is provided where the support and the attachment plate are removably connectable and a rod sleeve is connected with the front of the frame at an angle from the left side to the right side of the frame such that a rod placed in the rod sleeve is held at that angle.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2020
    Date of Patent: August 16, 2022
    Inventors: Taylor Lee Edwards, John D. Martelli
  • Publication number: 20220142572
    Abstract: An image of a garment is obtained (101). The garment comprises a marker located on an outside surface of the garment. The marker comprises a code string identifying the garment encoded into a visual symbol. The image is processed to generate a data string representing the visual symbol (102). The data string is used to access activity data associated with a sensor of the garment identified by the code string. The system comprises the garment and one or more electronic devices operable to perform the method.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 5, 2020
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Inventors: Adam Lee Edward Crofts, Tahir Mahmood
  • Publication number: 20220147238
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and computer-storage media are provided for generating graphical representations of audit events. A party-of-interest is represented by a central node, and one or more peripheral nodes surrounding the central node represent parties having electronic records accessed by the party-of-interest during a selected time frame. The size of the peripheral nodes represents a frequency of access of the node's respective electronic record. Each of the peripheral nodes is actionable enabling a user to view information related to the audit event.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 21, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Inventor: David Lee Edwards
  • Publication number: 20220101994
    Abstract: The method comprises receiving a representation of a visual symbol, wherein the visual symbol comprises a code string identifying the garment that is encoded into the visual symbol (101). The method comprises establishing, based on the representation of the visual symbol, the identity of the garment (102). The method comprises transmitting, to the identified garment, an authorisation code to activate a sensor of the garment to record activity data (103).
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 5, 2020
    Publication date: March 31, 2022
    Inventors: Adam Lee Edward Crofts, Tahir Mahmood
  • Patent number: 11288387
    Abstract: The present teaching relates to method, system, medium, and implementation for secure data management by a trusted entity. A request is first received for validating one or more data items related to a record owner in order to carry out a transaction between the record owner and a service provider. With respect to the one or more data items, at least one access limitation associated therewith is determined. A cloaked identifier is generated for the request with information related to the transaction and the one or more data items incorporated therein and sent to the record owner to proceed with the validation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 29, 2022
    Assignee: Verizon Patent and Licensing Inc.
    Inventors: Dante J. Pacella, Mani Tadayon, Lachlan Maxwell, Venkata Josyula, Lee Edward Sattler, Ashish A. Sardesai, Jean M. McManus
  • Patent number: 11288386
    Abstract: The present teaching relates to method, system, medium, and implementation for secure data management associated with a record owner. A request is first received from a service provider for validating one or more data items in order to carry out a transaction between the record owner and the service provider. The record owner performs authentication required and send the request to a trusted party seeking to validate the one or more data items, wherein the trusted party is authorized to access the one or more data items. When a cloaked identifier to be used for validating the one or more data items is received from the trusted party, it is sent to the service provider for the service provider to use for validating the one or more data items.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 29, 2022
    Assignee: Verizon Patent and Licensing Inc.
    Inventors: Mani Tadayon, Dante J. Pacella, Lachlan Maxwell, Venkata Josyula, Lee Edward Sattler, Ashish A. Sardesai, Jean M. McManus