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    • Low density parity check decoder for irregular LDPC codes 

      Gunnam, Kiran Kumar; Choi, Gwan S. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2013-10-08)
      A method and system for decoding low density parity check (“LDPC”) codes. An LDPC decoder includes a control unit that controls decoder processing, the control unit causing the decoder to process the blocks of a low density ...
    • Low density parity check decoder for regular LDPC codes 

      Gunnam, Kiran K.; Choi, Gwan S. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2013-01-22)
      A method and system for decoding low density parity check (“LDPC”) codes. An LDPC decoder includes an R select unit, a Q message first-in first-out (“FIFO”) memory, and a cyclic shifter. The R select unit provides an R ...
    • Low density parity check decoder for regular LDPC codes 

      Gunnam, Kiran Kumar; Choi, Gwan S. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2014-02-18)
      A method and system for decoding low density parity check (“LDPC”) codes. An LDPC decoder includes an R select unit, a Q message first-in first-out (“FIFO”) memory, and a cyclic shifter. The R select unit provides an R ...
    • Low dosage of interferon to enhance vaccine efficiency 

      Cummins, Joseph M. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1989-04-11)
      A biologically active interferon can be administered to an animal in conjunction with the administration of a vaccine to improve the vaccine efficiency and allow the use of a smaller vaccination dose. This procedure will ...
    • Low noise and narrow linewidth external cavity semiconductor laser for coherent frequency and time domain reflectometry 

      Su, Chin B. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1996-04-23)
      A semiconductor laser (10) having an external cavity used for coherent frequency and time domain reflectometry is provided. The laser (10) provides a very stable single longitudinal mode characteristic, a very narrow lasing ...
    • Low profile concrete road barrier 

      Ivey, Don L.; Ross, Hayes E.; Beason, Lynn W. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1992-10-20)
      A low profile road barrier that minimizes obstruction to vision and the ramping and rolling of automobiles which may be comprised of one or more interconnected concrete barrier segments stationed along the road or cast in ...
    • Low-dose oral administration of interferons 

      Cummins, Joseph M. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1999-06-08)
      Improved methods for administering an interferon (IFN) to a warm-blooded vertebrate are described. The methods employ oral administration of the IFN to the vertebrate in very low dosages, for example, 0.1 to 1.5 IU per ...
    • Magnetic field integrated fiber optic sensor with improved sensitivity 

      Blake, James N. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2001-10-23)
      A current sensor coil design for reducing or eliminating long undulations of magnetic sensitivity. Such reduction or elimination improves isolation of the current sensor such that proximate currents and accompanying effects ...
    • Magnetic resonance imaging using a reduced number of echo acquisitions 

      Wright, Steven M.; Brown, David Gerald; Mcdougall, Mary Preston (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2004-08-03)
      According to one embodiment of the invention, an apparatus for magnetic resonance imaging is provided. The apparatus includes a detection surface defined by a plurality of sensors. Each of the sensors is operable to receive ...
    • Maize lipoxygenase polynucleotide and methods of use 

      Duvick, Jon; Maddox, Joyce R.; Keller, Nancy P. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2003-09-30)
      The invention provides isolated maize lipoxygenase nucleic acids and their encoded proteins. The present invention provides methods and compositions relating to altering lipoxygenase concentration and/or composition of ...
    • Manufacture and use of ZrB2 /CU composite electrodes 

      Stucker, Brent E.; Bradley, Walter L.; Eubank, Philip T.; Bozkurt, Bedri; Norasetthekul, Somchintana (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1999-02-09)
      The invention relates to ZrB2 /Cu composites, and more specifically to methods of making ZrB2 /Cu composite electrodes and methods of using ZrB2 /Cu composite electrodes. ZrB2 powder is contacted with a polymer and shaped ...
    • Manufacture and use of ZrB2 /Cu or TiB2 /Cu composite electrodes 

      Stucker, Brent E.; Bradley, Walter L.; Eubank, Philip T.; Bozkurt, Bedri; Norasetthekul, Somchintana (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1999-08-03)
      The invention relates to ZrB2 /Cu composites, and more specifically to methods of making ZrB2 /Cu composite electrodes and methods of using ZrB2 /Cu composite electrodes. ZrB2 powder is contacted with a polymer and shaped ...
    • Marek's disease virus vaccine compositions and methods of using thereof 

      Reddy, Sanjay; Lupiani, Blanca (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2015-06-23)
      Marek's disease virus (MDV), the etiologic agent of Marek's disease, is a potent oncogenic herpesvirus. MDV is highly contagious and elicits a rapid onset of malignant T-cell lymphomas in chickens within weeks after ...
    • Maxim electron scatter chamber 

      Maxim, Joseph E.; Neal, Jack A.; Castillo, Alejandro (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2011-08-30)
      The present invention includes a system, methods and apparatus for sterilization of an object (e.g., food products). The present invention takes advantage of the electron scatter that occurs when electron beam is applied ...
    • Melatonin-based treatment and diagnosis of bile duct disease 

      Alpini, Gianfranco; Demorrow, Sharon; Glaser, Shannon (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2016-10-18)
      Methods and composition for a melatonin signaling modulator-based diagnosis and therapy are described. For example, in certain aspects methods for administering an anti-tumor therapy using a melatonin signaling modulator ...
    • Mesenchymal stem cells and supports for tissue regeneration, repair and reconstruction 

      Gregory, Carl A.; Krause, Ulf C.; Clough, Bret H. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2016-09-27)
      Materials and methods for preparing mesenchymal stem cells are described such that the mesenchymal stem cells remain for a longer period of time than would normally be found at a site of tissue healing. The mesenchymal ...
    • Mesenchymal stem cells derived from induced pluripotent stem cells 

      Prockop, Darwin J.; Lui, Fei; Zhao, Qingguo; Berkowitz, Barry A. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2019-07-16)
      "A method of producing mesenchymal stem cells from induced pluripotent stem cells in which induced pluripotent stem cells are cultured in the presence of a TGF-β inhibitor an in an atmosphere containing from about 7 vol. ...
    • Mesenchymal stem cells, compositions, and methods for treatment of cardiac tissue damage 

      Prockop, Darwin J.; Lee, Ryanghwa (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2018-07-31)
      The present invention provides compositions comprising mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs), and methods for their novel use in the repair of cardiac damage and treatment of inflammatory diseases. The invention also provides ...
    • Metal beam rail terminal 

      Ivey, Don L.; Buth, Carl E.; Mak, King K.; Sicking, Dean (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1995-02-21)
      The invention features a new and improved safety treatment for rails, such as a highway guardrail or barrier, which through compression of elongated segments of a telescoping terminal dissipates energy from vehicle impacts ...
    • Metal nanoparticles grown on an inner surface of open volume defects within a substrate 

      Shao, Lin (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2017-07-25)
      The present invention provides a method for forming metal nanoparticle(s) onto an inner surface of one or more open volume defects within a substrate by providing the substrate containing the one or more open volume defects, ...