Patents by Inventor Robert B. Brownell, Jr.

Robert B. Brownell, Jr. 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: 10766756
    Abstract: The disclosure is directed to a beverage nozzle for mixing at least a first beverage ingredient and a second beverage ingredient into a homogeneous mixture. The beverage nozzle comprising a housing comprising a first portion and a second portion and a first inlet in fluid communication with the housing. The first inlet is configured to provide the first beverage ingredient to the housing. The beverage nozzle also includes a second inlet in fluid communication with the housing. The second inlet is configured to provide the second beverage ingredient to the housing. In addition, the beverage nozzle includes a mixing core disposed within the housing. The mixing core is configured to mix the first beverage ingredient and the second beverage ingredient into the homogeneous mixture. Further, the beverage nozzle includes an outlet disposed about the housing, wherein the homogeneous mixture exits the housing by way of the outlet.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 21, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: The Coca-Cola Company
    Inventors: Shaun B. Gatipon, Alejandro J. Santamaria, Joshua B. Wilson, Robert B. Brownell, Jr.
  • Publication number: 20190194009
    Abstract: The disclosure is directed to a beverage nozzle for mixing at least a first beverage ingredient and a second beverage ingredient into a homogeneous mixture. The beverage nozzle comprising a housing comprising a first portion and a second portion and a first inlet in fluid communication with the housing. The first inlet is configured to provide the first beverage ingredient to the housing. The beverage nozzle also includes a second inlet in fluid communication with the housing. The second inlet is configured to provide the second beverage ingredient to the housing. In addition, the beverage nozzle includes a mixing core disposed within the housing. The mixing core is configured to mix the first beverage ingredient and the second beverage ingredient into the homogeneous mixture. Further, the beverage nozzle includes an outlet disposed about the housing, wherein the homogeneous mixture exits the housing by way of the outlet.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 21, 2019
    Publication date: June 27, 2019
    Applicant: THE COCA-COLA COMPANY
    Inventors: Shaun B. Gatipon, Alejandro J. Santamaria, Joshua B. Wilson, Robert B. Brownell, JR.
  • Patent number: 10266382
    Abstract: A beverage nozzle for mixing at least a first beverage ingredient and a second beverage ingredient into a homogeneous mixture is disclosed herein. The beverage nozzle may include a housing having a first portion and a second portion. A first inlet may be in fluid communication with the housing. The first inlet may be configured to provide the first beverage ingredient to the housing. A second inlet may be in fluid communication with the housing. The second inlet may be configured to provide the second beverage ingredient to the housing. The beverage nozzle also may include a mixing core disposed within the housing. The mixing core may be configured to mix the first beverage ingredient and the second beverage ingredient into the homogeneous mixture. An outlet may be disposed about the housing. The homogeneous mixture may exit the housing by way of the outlet.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 18, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 23, 2019
    Assignee: The Coca-Cola Company
    Inventors: Shaun B. Gatipon, Alejandro J. Santamaria, Joshua B. Wilson, Robert B. Brownell, Jr.
  • Publication number: 20170190554
    Abstract: The present application provides a dispensing nozzle for use with a flow of a diluent and a flow of a concentrate. The beverage dispenser may include an annular concentrate path of the flow of the concentrate and an annular diluent path surrounding at least in part the annular concentrate path for the flow of the diluent. The annular diluent path may include a shallow angle leading towards the flow of the concentrate such that the flow of the diluent and the flow of the concentrate mix in or downstream of the dispensing nozzle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 25, 2015
    Publication date: July 6, 2017
    Inventors: Kirk Walter DAHLBERG, Youlung CHEN, Charles Bradley GREEN, Josef KLUCIK, John MARTIN, Robert B. BROWNELL Jr., Cassilyn BAIR
  • Publication number: 20170158483
    Abstract: A beverage nozzle for mixing at least a first beverage ingredient and a second beverage ingredient into a homogeneous mixture is disclosed herein. The beverage nozzle may include a housing having a first portion and a second portion. A first inlet may be in fluid communication with the housing. The first inlet may be configured to provide the first beverage ingredient to the housing. A second inlet may be in fluid communication with the housing. The second inlet may be configured to provide the second beverage ingredient to the housing. The beverage nozzle also may include a mixing core disposed within the housing. The mixing core may be configured to mix the first beverage ingredient and the second beverage ingredient into the homogeneous mixture. An outlet may be disposed about the housing. The homogeneous mixture may exit the housing by way of the outlet.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 18, 2015
    Publication date: June 8, 2017
    Applicant: THE COCA-COLA COMPANY
    Inventors: Shaun B. Gatipon, Alejandro J. Santamaria, Joshua B. Wilson, Robert B. Brownell, Jr.
  • Patent number: 7934607
    Abstract: A system and method are described for a variable mount arm assembly for installing support structures within different types of rack systems. Embodiments of the invention disclose a rack system support member comprising a rotatable bracket having first and second mounting interfaces on first and second mounting faces of the bracket. The rotatable bracket can be secured in a first position to mount the support member in a rack system that uses the first mounting interface. The bracket can be released from the first position and rotated to a second position to mount the support member in a rack system that employs the second mounting interface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 20, 2007
    Date of Patent: May 3, 2011
    Assignee: Dell Products L.P.
    Inventors: Gregory Henderson, Robert B. Brownell, Jr., Lawrence E. Davis, Jeffrey E. Neaves, Lesley Ribble
  • Patent number: 7349203
    Abstract: The present invention is a computer controlled display device. In one embodiment, the display device includes a flat panel display having an input for receiving display data. Additionally, a moveable assembly may be coupled to the display. The moveable assembly may provide at least three degrees of freedom of movement for the flat panel display device. Additionally, the moveable assembly may have a cross-sectional area, which is substantially less than a cross-sectional area of a display structure of the flat panel display. Additionally, the moveable assembly may include a plurality of stacked ball-and-socket assemblies.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 19, 2006
    Date of Patent: March 25, 2008
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Steven P Jobs, Jonathan Ive, Michael D. Hillman, Frank Tsai, Michael D. McBroom, Daniel L. McBroom, Brian T Sudderth, Arthur S. Brigham, Joel F. Jensen, Robert B. Brownell, Jr., Sung Kim, Anwyl M. McDonald, Russell C. Mead, Jr., Arturo Meuniot, Jesus Beltran, Bartley K. Andre, Christopher J. Stringer, Daniel J. Riccio, Jr.
  • Patent number: 7136280
    Abstract: The present invention is a computer controlled display device. In one embodiment, the display device includes a flat panel display having an input for receiving display data. Additionally, a moveable assembly may be coupled to the display. The moveable assembly may provide at least three degrees of freedom of movement for the flat panel display device. Additionally, the moveable assembly may have a cross-sectional area, which is substantially less than a cross-sectional area of a display structure of the flat panel display. Additionally, the moveable assembly may include a plurality of stacked ball-and-socket assemblies.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 25, 2004
    Date of Patent: November 14, 2006
    Assignee: Apple Computer, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven P. Jobs, Jonathan Ive, Michael D. Hillman, Frank Tsai, Michael D. McBroom, Daniel L. McBroom, Brian T. Sudderth, Arthur S. Brigham, Joel F. Jensen, Robert B. Brownell, Jr., Sung Kim, Anwyl M. McDonald, Russell C. Mead, Jr., Arturo Meuniot, Jesus Beltran, Bartley K. Andre, Christopher J. Stringer, Daniel J. Riccio, Jr.
  • Patent number: 6819550
    Abstract: The present invention is a computer controlled display device. In one embodiment, the display device includes a flat panel display having an input for receiving display data. Additionally, a moveable assembly may be coupled to the display. The moveable assembly may provide at least three degrees of freedom of movement for the flat panel display device. Additionally, the moveable assembly may have a cross-sectional area, which is substantially less than a cross-sectional area of a display structure of the flat panel display. Additionally, the moveable assembly may include a plurality of stacked ball-and-socket assemblies.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 8, 2001
    Date of Patent: November 16, 2004
    Assignee: Apple Computer, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven P. Jobs, Jonathan Ive, Michael D. Hillman, Frank Tsai, Michael D. McBroom, Daniel L. McBroom, Brian T. Sudderth, Arthur S. Brigham, Joel F. Jensen, Robert B. Brownell, Jr., Sung Kim, Anwyl M. McDonald, Russell C. Mead, Jr., Arturo Meuniot, Jesus Beltran, Bartley K. Andre, Christopher J. Stringer, Daniel J. Riccio, Jr.
  • Patent number: D509826
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 2, 2004
    Date of Patent: September 20, 2005
    Assignee: Apple Computer, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven P. Jobs, Bartley K. Andre, Michael D. Hillman, Frank Tsai, Michael D. McBroom, Daniel L. McBroom, Brian T. Sudderth, Arthur S. Brigham, Joel F. Jensen, Robert B. Brownell, Jr., Sung Kim, Anwyl M. McDonald, Russell C. Mead, Jr., Arturo Meuniot, Jesus Beltran, Jonathan Ive, Christopher J. Stringer
  • Patent number: D510088
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 2, 2004
    Date of Patent: September 27, 2005
    Assignee: Apple Computer, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven P. Jobs, Bartley K. Andre, Michael D. Hillman, Frank Tsai, Michael D. McBroom, Daniel L. McBroom, Brian T. Sudderth, Arthur S. Brigham, Joel F. Jensen, Robert B. Brownell, Jr., Sung Kim, Anwyl M. McDonald, Russell C. Mead, Jr., Arturo Meuniot, Jesus Beltran, Jonathan Ive, Christopher J. Stringer
  • Patent number: D510577
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 2, 2004
    Date of Patent: October 11, 2005
    Assignee: Apple Computer, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven P. Jobs, Bartley K. Andre, Michael D. Hillman, Frank Tsai, Michael D. McBroom, Daniel L. McBroom, Brian T. Sudderth, Arthur S. Brigham, Joel F. Jensen, Robert B. Brownell, Jr., Sung Kim, Anwyl M. McDonald, Russell C. Mead, Jr., Arturo Meuniot, Jesus Beltran, Jonathan Ive, Christopher J. Stringer
  • Patent number: D486486
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 8, 2001
    Date of Patent: February 10, 2004
    Assignee: Apple Computer, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven P. Jobs, Bartley K. Andre, Michael D. Hillman, Frank Tsai, Brian T. Sudderth, Daniel L. McBroom, Michael D. McBroom, Arthur S. Brigham, Joel F. Jensen, Robert B. Brownell, Jr., Sung Kim, Anwyl M. McDonald, Russell C. Mead, Jr., Arturo Meuniot, Jesus Beltran, Jonathan Ive, Christopher J. Stringer
  • Patent number: D487893
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 8, 2001
    Date of Patent: March 30, 2004
    Assignee: Apple Computer, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven P. Jobs, Bartley K. Andre, Michael D. Hillman, Frank Tsai, Michael D. McBroom, Daniel L. McBroom, Brian T. Sudderth, Arthur S. Brigham, Joel F. Jensen, Robert B. Brownell, Jr., Sung Kim, Anwyl M. McDonald, Russell C. Mead, Jr., Arturo Meuniot, Jesus Beltran, Jonathan Ive, Christopher J. Stringer
  • Patent number: D489370
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 8, 2001
    Date of Patent: May 4, 2004
    Assignee: Apple Computer, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven P. Jobs, Bartley K. Andre, Michael D. Hillman, Frank Tsai, Michael D. McBroom, Daniel L. McBroom, Brian T. Sudderth, Arthur S. Brigham, Joel F. Jensen, Robert B. Brownell, Jr., Sung Kim, Anwyl M. McDonald, Russell C. Mead, Jr., Arturo Meuniot, Jesus Beltran, Jonathan Ive, Christopher J. Stringer
  • Patent number: D494971
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 3, 2003
    Date of Patent: August 24, 2004
    Assignee: Apple Computer, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven P. Jobs, Bartley K. Andre, Michael D. Hillman, Frank Tsai, Michael D. McBroom, Daniel L. McBroom, Brian T. Sudderth, Arthur S. Brigham, Joel F. Jensen, Robert B. Brownell, Jr., Sung Kim, Anwyl M. McDonald, Russell C. Mead, Jr., Arturo Meuniot, Jesus Beltran, Jonathan Ive, Christopher J. Stringer
  • Patent number: D495332
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 3, 2003
    Date of Patent: August 31, 2004
    Assignee: Apple Computer, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven P. Jobs, Bartley K. Andre, Michael D. Hillman, Frank Tsai, Michael D. McBroom, Daniel L. McBroom, Brian T. Sudderth, Arthur S. Brigham, Joel F. Jensen, Robert B. Brownell, Jr., Sung Kim, Anwyl M. McDonald, Russell C. Mead, Jr., Arturo Meuniot, Jesus Beltran, Jonathan Ive, Christopher J. Stringer
  • Patent number: D496040
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 3, 2003
    Date of Patent: September 14, 2004
    Assignee: Apple Computer, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven P. Jobs, Bartley K. Andre, Michael D. Hillman, Frank Tsai, Michael D. McBroom, Daniel L. McBroom, Brian T. Sudderth, Arthur S. Brigham, Joel F. Jensen, Robert B. Brownell, Jr., Sung Kim, Anwyl M. McDonald, Russell C. Mead, Jr., Arturo Meuniot, Jesus Beltran, Jonathan Ive, Christopher J. Stringer
  • Patent number: D611298
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 12, 2008
    Date of Patent: March 9, 2010
    Assignee: The Coca-Cola Company
    Inventors: T. Edwin Freeman, Eric L. Spann, David Harvey, Darryl J. Dawson, Sr., Daniel S. Quartarone, Jae Ho Cha, Robert B. Brownell, Jr., Lesley Ribble Magrath, Robert V. Sheehy, Jr.
  • Patent number: D618963
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 12, 2008
    Date of Patent: July 6, 2010
    Assignee: The Coca-Cola Company
    Inventors: T. Edwin Freeman, Eric L. Spann, David Harvey, Darryl J. Dawson, Sr., Daniel S. Quartarone, Jae Ho Cha, Robert B. Brownell, Jr., Lesley Ribble Magrath, Robert V. Sheehy, Jr.