Patents by Inventor Steven Robert Van Fleet

Steven Robert Van Fleet 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: 20040049428
    Abstract: A system for monitoring an environmental condition associated with an item of inventory along a distribution chain having a plurality of locations comprises at least one item of inventory, an RF transponder associated with the item of inventory, and at least one environmental condition sensor in communication with the RF transponder. The system includes a power source for powering the RF transponder and the environmental condition sensor to record an environmental condition. The system also includes a log of location data, a log of environmental condition data, and a reporting infrastructure for processing the location data and the environmental condition data. A method for tracking an environmental condition along a distribution chain is also included.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 5, 2002
    Publication date: March 11, 2004
    Inventors: John Pius Soehnlen, Steven Robert Van Fleet