Patents by Inventor Robert M. Sesek

Robert M. Sesek 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: 9144284
    Abstract: A device and method for braiding hair or other flexible filaments is disclosed herein. The device comprises a set of gears comprising sector gears and elliptical gears, the elliptical gears having a hollow center portion for receiving the hair or other flexible material. The device further comprises a controller, a motor, a power source, and a user interface. The user interface allows the user to select a variety of weaving patterns. The device and method of the present disclosure may be employed to weave four or more strands of material into a braid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 15, 2012
    Date of Patent: September 29, 2015
    Assignee: GIVING TOYS, INC.
    Inventors: Caleb Chung, Robert M. Sesek
  • Patent number: 9027569
    Abstract: A device and method for braiding hair or other flexible filaments is disclosed herein. The device comprises controller and a motor whereby the device may be used to intertwine strands of the flexible filament in a desired pattern. A user interface that allows the user to select a variety of pattern modules for operating the device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 15, 2012
    Date of Patent: May 12, 2015
    Assignee: Giving Toys, Inc.
    Inventors: Caleb Chung, Robert M. Sesek
  • Publication number: 20140048091
    Abstract: A device and method for braiding hair or other flexible filaments is disclosed herein. The device comprises controller and a motor whereby the device may be used to intertwine strands of the flexible filament in a desired pattern. A user interface that allows the user to select a variety of pattern modules for operating the device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 15, 2012
    Publication date: February 20, 2014
    Inventors: Caleb Chung, Robert M. Sesek
  • Publication number: 20140048090
    Abstract: A device and method for braiding hair or other flexible filaments is disclosed herein. The device comprises a set of gears comprising sector gears and elliptical gears, the elliptical gears having a hollow center portion for receiving the hair or other flexible material. The device further comprises a controller, a motor, a power source, and a user interface. The user interface allows the user to select a variety of weaving patterns. The device and method of the present disclosure may be employed to weave four or more strands of material into a braid.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 15, 2012
    Publication date: February 20, 2014
    Inventors: Caleb Chung, Robert M. Sesek
  • Publication number: 20080098480
    Abstract: A method and apparatus associate different characteristics with different information portions and selectively distribute or provide access to the different portions based on the different characteristics associated with the portions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 20, 2006
    Publication date: April 24, 2008
    Inventors: Shaun P. Henry, Robert M. Sesek
  • Patent number: 6973943
    Abstract: An ink cartridge refilling station incorporates a receptacle for receiving an ink cartridge, a supply of ink and a refilling mechanism for automatically adding ink to the ink cartridge from the supply of ink. An ink cartridge, for use with the cartridge refilling station, includes a reservoir for holding a supply of ink and an input port communicating with the reservoir, the port being configured to receive ink from the automated ink refilling station.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 8, 2004
    Date of Patent: December 13, 2005
    Assignee: Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.
    Inventors: Robert M. Sesek, Travis J. Parry, Curtis Reese, Daniel T. Lay, Christopher C. Westlake
  • Publication number: 20040169707
    Abstract: An ink cartridge refilling station incorporates a receptacle for receiving an ink cartridge, a supply of ink and a refilling mechanism for automatically adding ink to the ink cartridge from the supply of ink. An ink cartridge, for use with the cartridge refilling station, includes a reservoir for holding a supply of ink and an input port communicating with the reservoir, the port being configured to receive ink from the automated ink refilling station.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 8, 2004
    Publication date: September 2, 2004
    Inventors: Robert M. Sesek, Travis J. Parry, Curtis Reese, Daniel T. Lay, Christopher C. Westlake
  • Patent number: 6729360
    Abstract: An ink cartridge refilling station incorporates a receptacle for receiving an ink cartridge, a supply of ink and a refilling mechanism for automatically adding ink to the ink cartridge from the supply of ink. An ink cartridge, for use with the cartridge refilling station, includes a reservoir for holding a supply of ink and an input port communicating with the reservoir, the port being configured to receive ink from the automated ink refilling station.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 4, 2002
    Date of Patent: May 4, 2004
    Assignee: Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.
    Inventors: Robert M. Sesek, Travis J. Parry, Curtis Reese, Daniel T. Lay, Christopher C. Westlake
  • Publication number: 20040040614
    Abstract: An ink cartridge refilling station incorporates a receptacle for receiving an ink cartridge, a supply of ink and a refilling mechanism for automatically adding ink to the ink cartridge from the supply of ink. An ink cartridge, for use with the cartridge refilling station, includes a reservoir for holding a supply of ink and an input port communicating with the reservoir, the port being configured to receive ink from the automated ink refilling station.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 4, 2002
    Publication date: March 4, 2004
    Inventors: Robert M. Sesek, Travis J. Parry, Curtis Reese, Daniel T. Lay, Christopher C. Westlake