Patents by Inventor Stefan Schneider

Stefan Schneider 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: 20200315973
    Abstract: A method of preparing a pharmaceutical product comprises the steps of (a) providing a neat active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) complying with at least five of the following parameters determined by using a FT4 powder rheometer: (i) specific basic flow energy of at most 60 mJ/g; (ii) stability index of 0.75 to 1.25; (iii) specific energy of at most 10 mJ/g; (iv) major principle stress at 15 kPa of at most 40; (v) flow function at 15 kPa of at least 1.3; (vi) consolidated bulk density at 15 kPa of at least 0.26 g/mL; (vii) compressibility of at most 47%; and (viii) wall friction angle of at most 40°; (b) dispensing the neat API of step (a) into a bottom part of a pharmaceutical carrier using a vacuum assisted metering and filling device; and (c) encapsulating the bottom part, thereby producing a pharmaceutical product.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 28, 2018
    Publication date: October 8, 2020
    Inventors: Elodia Di Renzo, David Hook, Markus Krumme, Steffen Lang, Massimo Moratto, Joerg Ogorka, Jim Parks, Dale Ploeger, Norbert Rasenack, Hendrik Schneider, Stefan Steigmiller, Gordon Stout, Patrick Tritschler, Fabian Weber
  • Patent number: 10792436
    Abstract: A spring assisted drug delivery device comprising: a housing; a piston rod having a longitudinal axis, a distal end and a proximal end that is axially movable in a distal direction relative to the housing, a mid-body fixed inside of the housing and coupled to the piston rod in such a manner that the piston rod is axially movable in a distal direction relative to the mid-body, and wherein a preloaded spring is operatively coupled to the piston rod in such a manner that the spring is released and the stored force in the spring supports driving the piston rod in the distal direction during a dose administration step.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 17, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 6, 2020
    Assignee: Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GMBH
    Inventors: Stefan Blancke, Axel Teucher, Michael Jugl, Christiane Schneider
  • Publication number: 20200298911
    Abstract: Systems are provided for a structural element. In one example, a system comprises a structural element arranged between a steering column and a front bumper, wherein the structural element at least partially surrounds the steering column.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 18, 2020
    Publication date: September 24, 2020
    Inventors: Marius Sawatzki, Stefan Schneider, Michael Spurling, Joergen Hilmann, Dominik Mueller, Daniel Meckenstock
  • Patent number: 10766539
    Abstract: A motor vehicle (10) having a passenger compartment (12) and a front compartment (13) arranged in the direction of a longitudinal axis (X) in front of the passenger compartment (12) is provided. Here, the passenger compartment (12) is surrounded by a body (14) comprising a slope (16). In the front compartment (13), an auxiliary frame (17) is arranged. As claimed in the disclosure, a spacing (22) is formed between the auxiliary frame (17) and the slope (16) in the direction of the longitudinal axis (X) and a spacer piece (19) is arranged in this spacing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 14, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: FORD GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES, LLC
    Inventors: Marius Sawatzki, Dominik Mueller, Stefan Schneider, Daniel Meckenstock
  • Publication number: 20200279817
    Abstract: An integrated circuit having a plurality of field-effect transistors, wherein at least a proportion of the field-effect transistors implement a plurality of logic cells, a substrate, a well which is arranged in the substrate, and a supply circuit which is designed to connect the well to a supply potential, wherein the supply circuit is constituted by one or more field-effect transistors of the plurality of field-effect transistors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2020
    Publication date: September 3, 2020
    Inventors: Albert Missoni, Stefan Schneider
  • Patent number: 10747413
    Abstract: Embodiments relate to apparatuses, methods and computer programs for controlling a machine. The apparatus is suitable for a mobile communication device for providing a sensor input signal to a machine control entity to control a machine. The apparatus comprises one or more sensor modules for providing first user input sensor data and second user input sensor data. The apparatus further comprises a control module configured to determine the sensor input signal based on the first user input sensor data and the second user input sensor data. The control module is further configured to provide the sensor input signal for sensor data processing to the machine control entity to control the machine via an interface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 2, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2020
    Assignee: Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der angewandten Forschung e.V.
    Inventors: Daniel Schneider, Thomas Kuhn, Rasmus Adler, Viet Yen Nguyen, Patrik Feth, Emilia Cioroaica, Bastian Zimmer, Martin Kremmer, Thomas Floerchinger, Benjamin Neermann, Norbert Fritz, Stefan Volz
  • Patent number: 10737274
    Abstract: A shredding apparatus for value documents, includes two mutually counter-rotatable roller-shaped cutting devices which are disposed opposite each other with reference to a transport path of the value documents to be shredded, in order to cut up the value documents transported along the transport path with the aid of the cutting edges into a multiplicity of value document shreds. A stripper is allocated to each of the cutting devices, which stripper has several stripper elements arranged parallel to each other, which stripper elements engage between the cutting edges of the respective cutting device in order to remove the value document shreds from the cutting edges. The shape of the stripper elements is chosen such that the stripper elements on the front side of the respective cutting device, the front side facing the transport path of the value documents, engage between the cutting edges of the respective cutting device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 16, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 11, 2020
    Assignee: GIESECKE+DEVRIENT CURRENCY TECHNOLOGY GMBH
    Inventor: Stefan Schneider
  • Patent number: 10721852
    Abstract: A cultivator for an agricultural soil processing machine, which includes a base part which has a cutting element on a cutter support. The base part has at least one screw receiving area for securing to a support, in particular a tine of the agricultural soil processing machine. The screw receiving area is designed as a blind hole with an inner thread and is recessed into a cultivator support surface aligned opposite the tool advancing direction of the cultivator, or the screw receiving area is designed as a through-bore with an inner thread and is covered by at least one wear protection element in the tool advancing direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 25, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: Betek GmbH & Co. KG
    Inventors: Fabian Seifried, Uwe Schneider, Stefan Ruggaber, Wolfgang Essig
  • Publication number: 20200231648
    Abstract: Novel therapeutic immunotherapy compositions comprising at least two vectors, each vector encoding a functional CAR, whereby the combination of vectors results in the expression of two or more non-identical binding domains, wherein each vector encoded binding domain(s) are covalently linked to a transmembrane domain and one or more non-identical intracellular signaling motifs are provided herein as well as are methods of use of same in a patient-specific immunotherapy that can be used to treat cancers and other diseases and conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 22, 2019
    Publication date: July 23, 2020
    Inventors: Rimas J. Orentas, Dina Schneider, Waleed M. Haso, Stefan Miltenyi, Boro Dropulic
  • Patent number: 10706546
    Abstract: A method is provided for operating a medical imaging device when performing an imaging examination. In order to allow an improved preparation of images in the context of such an imaging examination, the method includes: providing an original image of a body region; recording an updated image of the body region; and generating a three-dimensional subsequent image from the original image and from the updated image using a previously trained artificial neural network.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 17, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 7, 2020
    Assignee: Siemens Healthcare GmbH
    Inventors: Alexander Gemmel, Gerhard Kleinszig, Björn Kreher, Holger Kunze, Jessica Magaraggia, Stefan Schneider, Markus Weiten
  • Publication number: 20200199509
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a device for cultivating cells, in particular tissue, comprising a carrier plate unit which has a central axis of rotation, at least one access opening arranged proximally to the axis of rotation, at least one cultivation chamber arranged distally to the axis of rotation, and at least one channel connecting the access opening to the cultivation chamber, and also a method for cultivating cells in a device according to the invention and a method for producing the device according to the invention.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 13, 2018
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Inventors: Peter LOSKILL, Oliver SCHNEIDER, Stefan SCHNEIDER
  • Publication number: 20200205062
    Abstract: A circuit arrangement includes a preprocessing circuit configured to obtain context information related to a user location, a learning circuit configured to determine a predicted user movement based on context information related to a user location to obtain a predicted route and to determine predicted radio conditions along the predicted route, and a decision circuit configured to, based on the predicted radio conditions, identify one or more first areas expected to have a first type of radio conditions and one or more second areas expected to have a second type of radio conditions different from the first type of radio conditions and to control radio activity while traveling on the predicted route according to the one or more first areas and the one or more second areas.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2020
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Inventors: Shahrnaz Azizi, Biljana Badic, John Browne, Dave Cavalcanti, Hyung-Nam Choi, Thorsten Clevorn, Ajay Gupta, Maruti Gupta Hyde, Ralph Hasholzner, Nageen Himayat, Simon Hunt, Ingolf Karls, Thomas Kenney, Yiting Liao, Chris Macnamara, Marta Martinez Tarradell, Markus Dominik Mueck, Venkatesan Nallampatti Ekambaram, Niall Power, Bernhard Raaf, Reinhold Schneider, Ashish Singh, Sarabjot Singh, Srikathyayani Srikanteswara, Shilpa Talwar, Feng Xue, Zhibin Yu, Robert Zaus, Stefan Franz, Uwe Kliemann, Christian Drewes, Juergen Kreuchauf
  • Patent number: 10689431
    Abstract: Novel therapeutic immunotherapy compositions comprising at least two vectors, each vector encoding a functional CAR, whereby the combination of vectors results in the expression of two or more non-identical binding domains, wherein each vector encoded binding domain(s) are covalently linked to a transmembrane domain and one or more non-identical intracellular signaling motifs are provided herein as well as are methods of use of same in a patient-specific immunotherapy that can be used to treat cancers and other diseases and conditions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 18, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 23, 2020
    Assignee: LENTIGEN TECHNOLOGY, INC.
    Inventors: Rimas J. Orentas, Dina Schneider, Waleed M. Haso, Stefan Miltenyi, Boro Dropulic
  • Publication number: 20200189658
    Abstract: The invention relates to a vibration absorber ring (10) for fastening a gas generator (12) to a vehicle steering wheel (14), in a manner capable of vibrating, with a ring axis (A), a support portion (18) for fastening the vibration absorber ring (10) to a holding element, and an absorber portion (22) for fastening the gas generator (16) to the vibration absorber ring (10), wherein an elastic damping element (24) is provided, which extends in the axial direction from the absorber portion (22) towards a free end (26) and, between the absorber portion (22) and the free end (26), has a fastening element (28) for the gas generator (12), wherein the support portion (18) and the absorber portion (22) are spaced apart from each other in the axial direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 24, 2017
    Publication date: June 18, 2020
    Inventors: Stefan Bachmann, Joao Ribeiro, Marco Tumminello, Constantin Von Roden, Johannes Morhart, Christian Keschke, Gregor Eck, Sascha Schneider, Jurgen Burgard
  • Publication number: 20200157439
    Abstract: This invention provides a composition comprising I. at least one reaction product between a nitrogen-free monohydric alcohol and an aldehyde or ketone, and II. at least one reaction product between a monosaccharide having 3 to 6 carbon atoms and/or an oligosaccharide being formed by oligomerization of monosaccharides having 3 to 6 carbon atoms and an aldehyde or ketone, and optionally III. at least one reaction product from III.a) formaldehyde, and III.b) an amine, selected from the group consisting of primary alkyl amines having 1 to 4 carbon atoms, and primary hydroxy alkyl amines having 2 to 4 carbon atoms, and optionally IV. at least one solid suppression agent selected from the group consisting of IV(a). alkali or alkaline earth metal hydroxides IV(b). mono-, di- or tri-hydroxy alkyl, aryl or alkylaryl amines, IV(c). mono-, di- or tri-alkyl, aryl or alkylaryl primary, secondary and tertiary amines or IV(d). multifunctional amines and IV(e). mixtures of compounds of groups IV(a) to IV(c).
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 23, 2020
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Applicant: Clariant International, Ltd.
    Inventors: Antonio Pedro de OLIVEIRA FILHO, Aline Yae KINA, Grahame N. TAYLOR, Fabian Schneider, Julie Murison, Stefan HAUCK, Mike SAHL, Matthias Krull, Jonathan James Wylde
  • Publication number: 20200154198
    Abstract: A loudspeaker includes one or more drivers and at least two waveguides. The one or more drivers are arranged to emit soundwaves. The waveguides are coupled to the one or more drivers to receive the soundwaves emitted by the one or more drivers. The first of the at least two waveguides has an output position at a first position of the loudspeaker and is configured to forward the received soundwaves to the output at the first position, wherein a second of the at least two waveguides has an output position at a second position of the loudspeaker and is configured to forward the received soundwaves to the output at the second position.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 10, 2020
    Publication date: May 14, 2020
    Inventors: Martin SCHNEIDER, Emanuel HABETS, Stefan WETZEL, Oliver HELLMUTH, Peter PROKEIN
  • Publication number: 20200138697
    Abstract: Provided herein are, inter alia, methods of treating, repairing, mitigating, and/or reducing the incidence, size or visibility of white spot lesions on teeth by administering oral care compositions comprising partially hydrolyzed plant protein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 24, 2018
    Publication date: May 7, 2020
    Inventors: LaTonya KILPATRICK-LIVERMAN, Jianhong QIU, Thomas SUBKOWSKI, Stefan JENEWEIN, Marvin KAROS, Claus BOLLSCHWEILER, Nina SCHNEIDER, Ralph Peter SANTARPIA, III, Volker WENDEL
  • Publication number: 20200114177
    Abstract: Provided herein are oral care compositions comprising antifreeze proteins (AFPs) useful in methods of repairing or inhibiting dental erosion, promoting dental remineralization, and/or enhancing the anti-cavity effects of fluoride.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 16, 2019
    Publication date: April 16, 2020
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Nina Schneider, Thomas Subkowski, Stefan Jenewein, Marvin Karos, Claus Bollschweiler, Volker Wendel, Jianhong Qiu, LaTonya Kilpatrick-Liverman, Lynette Zaidel
  • Publication number: 20200113534
    Abstract: Evaluating a reliability of a computed tomography (CT) volume image includes acquiring a first CT volume image and a modified CT volume image that are reconstructed from scanned projection images. From the first CT volume image and the modified CT volume image, digitally reconstructed X-ray images are then calculated. A respective similarity with a corresponding one of the scanned projection images is then determined. Based on a comparison of these similarities with one another, a reliability of the CT volume images is then evaluated.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 10, 2019
    Publication date: April 16, 2020
    Inventors: Peter Fischer, Alexander Gemmel, Gerhard Kleinszig, Björn Kreher, Holger Kunze, Jessica Magaraggia, Stefan Schneider, Markus Weiten
  • Patent number: 10617826
    Abstract: An assembly for a drug delivery device is provided comprising a housing, and a lead screw having a longitudinal axis, a distal end and a proximal end, the lead screw being rotatably fixed during dose setting and dose delivery and axially movable in a distal direction relative to the housing, the lead screw further including a thread. The assembly further comprises a drive nut threadedly engaged with and screwable along the lead screw thread and a dial link connected with the drive nut and axially movable and rotatably fixed relative to the drive nut, where the dial link comprises a first portion of a feedback ratchet. The assembly is configured such that, during dose delivery, the assembly generates a feedback signal.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 17, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2020
    Assignee: Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GMBH
    Inventors: Stefan Blancke, Axel Teucher, Michael Jugl, Christiane Schneider