Patents by Inventor Robert Jensen

Robert Jensen 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).

  • Publication number: 20210355667
    Abstract: A pressurized tank assembly and method. The pressurized tank assembly may include a first siphon tank, a second siphon tank, an inlet assembly, and a discharge assembly. The first tank and second tank may be arranged vertically within the base of the toilet. The first tank and the second tank may be arranged with endcaps located at the top of each tank. The first tank and the second tank may include siphon tubes to assist in delivering fluid flow from the inlet assembly to the discharge assembly.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 27, 2019
    Publication date: November 18, 2021
    Applicant: AS America, Inc.
    Inventor: Robert Jensen
  • Publication number: 20210346431
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to methods of treating a patient with a cancer by administering to the patient a composition comprising CAR T cells and administering to the patient a small molecule linked to a targeting moiety by a linker. The disclosure also relates to compositions for use in such methods.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 22, 2019
    Publication date: November 11, 2021
    Inventors: Richard MESSMANN, Christopher Paul LEAMON, Haiyan CHU, Yingjuan June LU, Philip Stewart LOW, Michael C. JENSEN, James MATTHAEI, Navin Robert Charles PINTO, Julie Ruggieri PARK
  • Publication number: 20210284105
    Abstract: A jack stand having a rack-and-pinion gearing mechanism to extend a support member. The jack stand further comprises a latching mechanism suitable to provide a static force operable to sustain elevation of a vehicle. The jack stand further comprises a number of sleeves configured to receive a detachable handle operable to utilize the functions of the jack stand from a distance away from the underside of the vehicle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 9, 2021
    Publication date: September 16, 2021
    Inventors: Robert Kochie, Robert Jensen
  • Publication number: 20210285724
    Abstract: A geothermal heat exchange apparatus is disclosed that includes a central conduit, a plurality of pipes, at least one fitting and a joint. The geothermal heat exchange apparatus is preassembled for insertion into a bore hole and for connection to a supply primary pipe and a return primary pipe that are in fluid communication with a heat pump. The geothermal heat exchange apparatus includes the plurality of pipes in a helical arrangement around the central conduit for geothermal heat exchange. The at least one fitting is fixedly connected to a first end portion of the central conduit in the bore hole.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 13, 2020
    Publication date: September 16, 2021
    Inventor: Robert Jensen
  • Patent number: 11115927
    Abstract: Methods, apparatus, and articles of manufacture are disclosed to control communication data rates of low-energy devices. An example apparatus includes a Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) radio, and a power manager to determine whether to divide a first computation task into at least a second and a third computation task based on (1) energy stored in a power supply associated with the BLE radio and (2) a charging rate of the power supply, and when the first computation task is to be executed by the BLE radio and the first computation task is divided based on the determination, instruct the BLE radio to enter a sleep mode after the second computation task is executed, and invoke the BLE radio to transition from the sleep mode to an operating mode to execute the third computation task, the invoking in response to a measurement associated with the power supply satisfying an energy threshold.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 1, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 7, 2021
    Assignee: FISHER CONTROLS INTERNATIONAL LLC
    Inventors: Kurtis K. Jensen, Kenneth William Junk, Gregory Robert Bulleit
  • Publication number: 20210262859
    Abstract: An instrumented substrate apparatus is configured to measure wavelength-resolved radiation, such as extreme ultraviolet radiation. The instrumented substrate apparatus includes a substrate and photoelectric sensors on the substrate. The photoelectric sensors include a photoemissive material, a photoelectron collector, and a measurement circuit. The measurement circuit is electrically coupled to the photoemissive material and the photoelectron collector. The measurement circuit is configured to measure a current generated by the photoelectron collectors by a current meter. Such current is used to determine the wavelength-resolved EUV measurement information by a controller on the instrumented substrate apparatus, or by communicating the current to a factory automation system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 8, 2021
    Publication date: August 26, 2021
    Applicant: KLA Corporation
    Inventors: Robert D. Tas, Earl Jensen
  • Patent number: 11084699
    Abstract: A pry bar attachment operable to receive to a pry bar to provide a fulcrum point during use of the associated pry bar. The pry bar attachment may comprise a fulcrum coupled to a sleeve, the sleeve operable to receive a pry bar. The pry bar attachment may be an adjustable pry bar attachment having one or more adjustable features, such as fulcrum height, sleeve dimensions, or friction adjustment.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 29, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 10, 2021
    Assignees: Bosch Automotive Service Solutions Inc., Robert Bosch GmbH
    Inventors: Mike Kawell, Robert Jensen, Dirk Skogerboe
  • Publication number: 20210115651
    Abstract: A siphon valve assembly, the assembly comprising a tubular core; a head coupled to and surrounding a top of the core; and a fluid spray initiator coupled to the head; wherein a lower end of the head defines a siphon valve inlet, a lower end of the tubular core defines a siphon valve outlet, an upper end of the tubular core comprises a weir, and the spray initiator is configured to discharge a fluid into the core to induce a siphon flow of a surrounding fluid through the siphon valve inlet, over the weir, and out the siphon valve outlet.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 19, 2019
    Publication date: April 22, 2021
    Applicant: AS America, Inc.
    Inventor: Robert Jensen
  • Patent number: 10945407
    Abstract: A milking arrangement that includes at least a first and a second milking system for milking animals, a common entrance lane configured to allow a plurality of animals to enter the milking arrangement, and a guiding structure configured to guide each of the plurality of animals to either one of the first and second milking systems to be milked therein, where the guiding structure comprises a smart gate arrangement that guides each animal, after having been identified, to a respective one of the first and second milking systems depending on the identity of the animal, and where, depending upon selected periods of time, such as during periods of low expected or measured utilization of the milking arrangement, the smart gate arrangement guides each animal to a single one of the first and second milking systems irrespective of the identity of the animal.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 30, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 16, 2021
    Assignee: DeLaval Holding AB
    Inventors: Martin Palmqvist, Robert Jensen
  • Publication number: 20200346330
    Abstract: A ball joint press tool having at least one spring-plunger engageable with at least one adapter to releasably couple the adapter to the tool allowing for single handed placement of the tool regardless of orientation of the tool. The ball joint press tool has at least one adapter-receiving aperture and the spring-plunger has an adapter-engagement head, such as a ball, spring biased to at least partially extend into the adapter-receiving aperture on the tool. An adapter having a connecting projection defining a spring-plunger engaging detent, such as a groove, is insertable into the adapter-receiving aperture wherein the adapter-engagement head of the spring-plunger engages with the spring-plunger engaging detent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 17, 2020
    Publication date: November 5, 2020
    Inventors: Robert Kochie, Robert Jensen
  • Publication number: 20200307979
    Abstract: A pry bar attachment operable to receive to a pry bar to provide a fulcrum point during use of the associated pry bar. The pry bar attachment may comprise a fulcrum coupled to a sleeve, the sleeve operable to receive a pry bar. The pry bar attachment may be an adjustable pry bar attachment having one or more adjustable features, such as fulcrum height, sleeve dimensions, or friction adjustment.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 29, 2019
    Publication date: October 1, 2020
    Inventors: Mike Kawell, Robert Jensen, Dirk Skogerboe
  • Publication number: 20200298388
    Abstract: An example hydraulic tool includes: a fluid reservoir; a pump; an electric motor; a cylinder; a piston; a first trigger button; a second trigger button; and a controller configured to perform operations comprising: receiving a first signal when the first trigger button is triggered, responsively, causing the electric motor to rotate in a first rotational direction, thereby: (i) causing the pump to provide fluid to the cylinder, and (ii) causing the piston to move in a first linear direction, thereafter, receiving a second signal when the second trigger button is triggered, and responsively to the second signal, causing the electric motor to rotate in a second rotational direction opposite the first rotational direction, thereby: (i) opening a fluid path from the cylinder to the fluid reservoir, and (ii) causing the piston to move in a second linear direction opposite the first linear direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 17, 2020
    Publication date: September 24, 2020
    Inventors: Eric D. Norquist, James G. Ballard, Kris J. Kanack, Luke J. Skinner, Robert Jensen, Marc S. D'Antuono, Peter Davies
  • Patent number: 10752063
    Abstract: Tire bead holding pliers includes a first jaw having a lipped plate configured to engage an outboard side of a wheel rim to locate the pliers, and a second jaw defined by a first and second hook and configured to curve around the wheel rim, move toward the first jaw, and engage an inboard side of the wheel rim as the pliers are tightened. The first hook has a first concave portion facing away from the first jaw and configured to receive a bead. The second hook extends from the first hook opposite the first concave portion, has a second concave portion facing the first jaw, and clamps the wheel rim therebetween. During tire installation or removal, the bead is hooked onto the second jaw, which holds the bead in place during the operation in a hands-free fashion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 25, 2020
    Assignees: Bosch Automotive Service Solutions Inc., Robert Bosch GmbH
    Inventors: Michael White, Robert J. Kochie, Robert Jensen
  • Patent number: 10736239
    Abstract: A high performance computing (HPC) and storage hyperconverged design with high core densities coupled to a board integrated Non Volatile Memory (NVM) storage ecosystem, has a novel racking and highly efficient cooling system which eliminates the hot/cold aisles normally found in a Data Center. This design enables a dramatic increase in compute cores, Random Access Memory and NVM densities directly on the board, enabling quicker processing and more efficient throughput individually or working in parallel with other compute/storage boards.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 22, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 4, 2020
    Inventor: John Robert Jensen
  • Publication number: 20200001164
    Abstract: Headgear includes a base configured to engage the head of the wearer. A force absorbing structure is carried by the base. In some cases, the force absorbing structure includes a surface including a coarse macrostructure configured to facilitate absorbing forces applied to the headgear. The coarse macrostructure includes a plurality of protrusions, and at least one of the protrusions has a thickness of at least about 0.50 mm. In some cases, the force absorbing structure includes a porous macrostructure configured to facilitate absorbing forces applied to the headgear. The porous macrostructure includes a plurality of passageways each having a width of at least about 2.00 mm.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 23, 2018
    Publication date: January 2, 2020
    Inventors: Daniel Robert JENSEN, Jason R. HANFT, Jeffrey L. JENSEN, Adam Scott LANDSMAN
  • Publication number: 20190312397
    Abstract: A crimping tool having a pair of jaws operable to crimp a workpiece and a number of crimping dies configured to accept a workpiece along a direction substantially parallel to the jaws. The crimping tool may comprise configurable elements for use with different types of workpieces. The crimping tool may comprise a relief channel to improve usability in difficult working environments.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 20, 2019
    Publication date: October 10, 2019
    Inventors: Robert Kochie, Robert Jensen
  • Patent number: 10399833
    Abstract: A vehicle lift adapter system in one embodiment includes a central support bar including a mounting portion configured to be removably mounted on a jack arm of a floor jack, a first outer support arm supported by the central support bar, a first wheel capture base with a first middle portion located between a first and a second base end portion, the first wheel capture base operably connected to the first outer support arm, a first wheel capture arm configured to be supported by the first end portion, and a second wheel capture arm configured to be supported by the second end portion, wherein the first end portion and the second end portion are arranged such that a weight applied to the first wheel capture arm and the second wheel capture arm is substantially centered on the longitudinal axis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 28, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2019
    Assignees: Bosch Automotive Service Solutions Inc., Robert Bosch GmbH
    Inventors: Robert J. Kochie, Robert A. Jensen
  • Patent number: 10119579
    Abstract: Forward movement of a bicycle results when force is transfer from the chain or belt to a sprocket on a cassette. The cassette is splined to the cassette driver and causes the wheel of the bike to rotate when torque is applied from the cassette to the cassette driver. The cassette driver is typically made of a strong hard material such as steel to withstand the forces in parted thereon by the cassette. The present disclosure provide a hub configuration and method that enables the cassette driver to be made with construction of a lighter weight material such as aluminum yet still withstand the toque applied thereto.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 28, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 6, 2018
    Assignee: Christianson Systems, Inc.
    Inventors: Jim Gerhardt, Shannon Hansen, Patrick Robert Jensen
  • Patent number: RE47603
    Abstract: A trophy mount for displaying the skull and horn or antler of game animals comprising; a base with one or more holes in the base for attaching the base to a vertical surface, a wing that attaches to the base by means of an upper and lower hinge socket on the base that are able to receive an upper and lower wing joint from the wing with the sockets and joints sized to allow the wing to pivot with respect to the base which is secured to the vertical surface, a bracket that has one or more adjustment holes and a pivot hole, means for securing the bracket to the wing such that the bracket can be positioned at various angles with respect to the base, a center prong on the bracket that is sized to fit within a Foramen magnum of a vertebrate game animal, and a right and left side arm that are spaced, sized and positioned below and slightly in front of the center prong such that the right and left side arms fit into the condyloid fossa of a game animal's skull.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 10, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 17, 2019
    Assignee: Ivent LLC
    Inventor: Robert Jensen Shaw
  • Patent number: RE47669
    Abstract: A trophy mount for displaying the skull and horn or antler of game animals comprising; a base with one or more holes in the base for attaching the base to a vertical surface, a wing that attaches to the base by means of an upper and lower hinge socket on the base that are able to receive an upper and lower wing joint from the wing with the sockets and joints sized to allow the wing to pivot with respect to the base which is secured to the vertical surface, a bracket that has one or more adjustment holes and a pivot hole, means for securing the bracket to the wing such that the bracket can be positioned at various angles with respect to the base, a center prong on the bracket that is sized to fit within a Foramen magnum of a vertebrate game animal, and a right and left side arm that are spaced, sized and positioned below and slightly in front of the center prong such that the right and left side arms fit into the condyloid fossa of a game animal's skull.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2019
    Assignee: Ivent LLC
    Inventor: Robert Jensen Shaw