Patents by Inventor Steven Poteet

Steven Poteet 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: 20210363361
    Abstract: A component is provided having a component body defining at least one touch point surface. The component body includes an additive material that prevents degradation of a material of the component body in response to a cleaning agent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 21, 2021
    Publication date: November 25, 2021
    Inventors: Steven Poteet, David Charles McConnell, Thomas Martz, Brian St. Rock, Vijay V. Pujar, Blair A. Smith, Claude J. Moreau
  • Publication number: 20210363360
    Abstract: A component is provided having a component body defining at least one touch point. The component body includes an antimicrobial material operable to deactivate a microbe arranged in contact with a surface of the touch point.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 21, 2021
    Publication date: November 25, 2021
    Inventors: Vijay V. Pujar, David Charles McConnell, Steven Poteet, Blair A. Smith, Claude J. Moreau, Thomas Martz, Brian St. Rock
  • Publication number: 20210346841
    Abstract: An air management system of a vehicle having a conditioned area includes at least one duct defining a flow path for delivering air to the conditioned area and a filter arranged within the at least one duct upstream from the conditioned area. The filter includes a filter media having at least one filter media layer including a plurality of fibers. A coating is applied to at least a portion of the plurality of fibers and the coating is operable to deactivate a microbe arranged in contact with the coating.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 6, 2021
    Publication date: November 11, 2021
    Inventors: Vijay V. Pujar, Blair A. Smith, Claude J. Moreau, Steven Poteet, Lance R. Bartosz
  • Patent number: 11168222
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a method for coating a composite structure, comprising applying a single pretreating composition on a surface of the composite structure, the single pretreating composition comprising a first acid aluminum phosphate comprising a molar ratio of aluminum to phosphate between 1 to 2 and 1 to 3, and heating the composite structure to a first temperature sufficient to form an aluminum phosphate polymer layer on the composite structure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 29, 2019
    Date of Patent: November 9, 2021
    Assignee: Goodrich Corporation
    Inventor: Steven A. Poteet
  • Publication number: 20210340072
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a method for coating a composite structure, comprising forming a first slurry by combining a first pre-slurry composition comprising a first phosphate glass composition, with a primary flow modifier and a first carrier fluid, wherein the primary flow modifier comprises at least one of cellulose or calcium silicate; applying the first slurry on a surface of the composite structure to form a base layer; and heating the composite structure to a temperature sufficient to adhere the base layer to the composite structure.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 16, 2021
    Publication date: November 4, 2021
    Applicant: GOODRICH CORPORATION
    Inventor: Steven A. Poteet
  • Publication number: 20210338877
    Abstract: An air management system of a vehicle having a conditioned area includes at least one duct defining a flow path for delivering air to the conditioned area and a sterilization system associated with the at least one duct. The sterilization system including at least one light source operable to emit a germicidal ultraviolet light into the flow path defined by the at least one duct to sterilize the air to be provided to the conditioned area.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 29, 2021
    Publication date: November 4, 2021
    Inventors: Claude J. Moreau, Blair A. Smith, Vijay V. Pujar, Steven Poteet, Lance R. Bartosz
  • Publication number: 20210332852
    Abstract: A bearing system including a first member having an outer surface wherein at least a portion of the outer surface includes a plurality of plateaus and a plurality of indentations, a dry-film lubricant at least partially filling at least one of the plurality of indentations, and a second member having a mating surface to the outer surface of the first member wherein the second member configured to move past the first member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 27, 2021
    Publication date: October 28, 2021
    Applicant: Delavan Inc.
    Inventors: Steven Poteet, Kevin M. Rankin
  • Publication number: 20210309886
    Abstract: A method of forming an adhesively bonded structure may comprise applying a primer compound to a first substrate, wherein the primer compound comprises a functionalized nanomaterial dopant, drying the primer compound on the substrate to form a primer layer comprising the functionalized nanomaterial dopant, applying an adhesive compound over the primer layer to form an adhesive layer, wherein the adhesive compound comprises the functionalized nanomaterial dopant, contacting the adhesive layer with a second substrate and curing the adhesive layer to form an adhesively bonded structure, wherein the first substrate is metallic and the second substrate is at least one of metallic or composite.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 11, 2021
    Publication date: October 7, 2021
    Applicant: ROHR, INC.
    Inventors: Vijay V. PUJAR, Steven A. Poteet, Blair A. Smith
  • Publication number: 20210276924
    Abstract: An oxidation protection system disposed on a substrate is provided, which may comprise a base layer comprising a first pre-slurry composition comprising a first phosphate glass composition, and/or a sealing layer comprising a second pre-slurry composition comprising a second phosphate glass composition and a strengthening compound comprising boron nitride, a metal oxide, and/or silicon carbide.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 25, 2021
    Publication date: September 9, 2021
    Applicant: GOODRICH CORPORATION
    Inventor: Steven A. Poteet
  • Patent number: 11091402
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a method for coating a composite structure, comprising forming a first slurry by combining a first pre-slurry composition comprising a first phosphate glass composition, with a primary flow modifier and a first carrier fluid, wherein the primary flow modifier comprises at least one of cellulose or calcium silicate; applying the first slurry on a surface of the composite structure to form a base layer; and heating the composite structure to a temperature sufficient to adhere the base layer to the composite structure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 30, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 17, 2021
    Assignee: Goodrich Coporation
    Inventor: Steven A. Poteet
  • Publication number: 20210198159
    Abstract: Systems and methods for forming an oxidation protection system on a composite structure are provided. In various embodiments, an oxidation protection system disposed on a substrate may comprise a boron-silicon-glass layer or a boron layer and a silicon layer. The boron-silicon-glass layer, boron layer, the silicon layer, or a pretreatment layer may include an oxygen reactant compound.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 23, 2020
    Publication date: July 1, 2021
    Applicant: GOODRICH CORPORATION
    Inventors: STEVEN A. POTEET, Katherine Urena Pimentel, Philip Sheehan, John Weaver
  • Patent number: 11046619
    Abstract: An oxidation protection system disposed on a substrate is provided, which may comprise a base layer comprising a first pre-slurry composition comprising a first phosphate glass composition, and/or a sealing layer comprising a second pre-slurry composition comprising a second phosphate glass composition and a strengthening compound comprising boron nitride, a metal oxide, and/or silicon carbide.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 29, 2021
    Assignee: Goodrich Corporation
    Inventor: Steven A. Poteet
  • Publication number: 20210179503
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a method for coating a composite structure, comprising forming a first slurry by combining a first pre-slurry composition with a first carrier fluid, applying the first slurry on a surface of the composite structure, and heating the composite structure to a temperature sufficient to form a base layer on the composite structure. The first pre-slurry composition may comprise a first phosphate glass composition and a low coefficient of thermal expansion material, wherein the low coefficient of thermal expansion material is a material with a coefficient of thermal expansion of less than 10×10?6° C.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 25, 2021
    Publication date: June 17, 2021
    Applicant: Goodrich Corporation
    Inventors: Anthony M. Mazany, Steven A. Poteet
  • Patent number: 11001719
    Abstract: A component is provided for an aircraft. This aircraft component includes an object and a multi-layer coating. The object includes an object surface. The multi-layer coating includes a barrier layer and a laminar flow layer. The covers at least a portion of the object surface. The barrier layer a fluoropolyether, a silicon rubber and/or a polyurethane. The laminar flow layer covers the barrier layer and forms an exterior surface of the component. The laminar flow layer includes a sol-gel siloxane, a rare-earth oxide and/or a phosphate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 14, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 11, 2021
    Assignee: Rohr, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven Poteet, Vijay V. Pujar, Teresa Kruckenberg
  • Patent number: 11001533
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a method for coating a composite structure, comprising forming a first slurry by combining a first pre-slurry composition with a first carrier fluid, applying the first slurry on a surface of the composite structure, and heating the composite structure to a temperature sufficient to form a base layer on the composite structure. The first pre-slurry composition may comprise a first phosphate glass composition and a low coefficient of thermal expansion material, wherein the low coefficient of thermal expansion material is a material with a coefficient of thermal expansion of less than 10×10?6° C.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 26, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 11, 2021
    Assignee: Goodrich Corporation
    Inventors: Anthony M. Mazany, Steven A. Poteet
  • Publication number: 20210115568
    Abstract: A method for coating a substrate includes forming a conversion coat layer, depositing a protective coat onto the protective coat onto the conversion coat, and depositing a corrosion resistant top coat onto the protective coat. The conversion coat layer is formed by applying a conversion coat onto the substrate. The protective coat is deposited using a first atomic layer deposition. The corrosion resistant top coat is deposited using a second atomic layer deposition. The conversion coat layer has a volatizing temperature, and the first atomic layer deposition is performed at a deposition temperature that is no greater than 1.3 times the volatizing temperature of the conversation coat layer, calculated in Kelvin.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 17, 2019
    Publication date: April 22, 2021
    Inventors: Steven Poteet, Blair A. Smith, Katherine Urena Pimentel
  • Publication number: 20210115267
    Abstract: A method of corrosion inhibition on a substrate may comprise: applying a sealing solution to an anodized surface of the substrate, wherein the sealing solution may comprise a nanomaterial dopant and a corrosion inhibiting compound, wherein the nanomaterial dopant may comprise at least one of graphene nanoplatelets, carbon nanotubes, and carbon nanofibers, and wherein the corrosion inhibiting compound may comprise at least one of a trivalent chromium compound, a trivalent praseodymium compound, nickel acetate, cobalt acetate, siloxanes, silicates, orthophosphates, molybdates, or a compound comprising at least one of elemental or ionic praseodymium, cerium, cesium, lanthanum, zinc, lithium, magnesium, or yttrium; and drying the sealing solution on the substrate to form a sealing layer comprising the nanomaterial dopant and the corrosion inhibiting compound.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 22, 2019
    Publication date: April 22, 2021
    Applicant: GOODRICH CORPORATION
    Inventors: Steven A. Poteet, Blair A. Smith, Vijay V. Pujar, Leslie Steele
  • Publication number: 20210102075
    Abstract: An additive for reducing corrosion and increasing hydrophobicity having oxidized graphene nanoplatelets; and a pendant group represented by the following formula: R1, R2, and R3 are selected from a group consisting of alcohols, ethers, halogens, and amines. A is an unsubstituted chain of at least 1 and no more than 4 atoms wherein at least one atom is carbon. m is an integer from 1 to 12, X1 and X2 are selected from a group consisting of hydrogen, halogens, and alkyls of 1 to 5 carbon atoms. X3, X4, and X5 are selected from a group consisting of hydrogen and halogens, and at least one of X3, X4, and X5 is fluorine. At least one of R1, R2, and R3 is covalently bonded to one of the graphene nanoplatelets.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 3, 2019
    Publication date: April 8, 2021
    Inventors: Steven Poteet, Blair A. Smith, Vijay V. Pujar
  • Publication number: 20210094887
    Abstract: Systems and methods for forming an oxidation protection system on a composite structure are provided. In various embodiments, an oxidation protection system disposed on a substrate may comprise a boron-silicon-glass layer formed directly on the composite structure. The boron-silicon-glass layer may comprise a boron compound, a silicon compound, and a glass compound.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 1, 2019
    Publication date: April 1, 2021
    Applicant: GOODRICH CORPORATION
    Inventors: Steven A. Poteet, Katherine Urena Pimentel
  • Publication number: 20210094069
    Abstract: Disclosed is a multilayer hydrophilic coating, comprising: a base layer comprising oxide particles, wherein a shape of an oxide particle is a hollow, generally spherical shell; a topcoat layer deposited on the base layer, wherein the topcoat layer comprises a sol-gel; and a doping agent, wherein the doping agent is located within the topcoat layer, deposited on the topcoat layer, located between the base layer and the topcoat layer, or combinations thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 26, 2019
    Publication date: April 1, 2021
    Inventors: Steven Poteet, Barbara M. Peyton, Iwona Wrobel