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    • Apparatus and method for embedding optical fibers in metal 

      Gibler, William N.; Atkins, Robert A.; Lee, Chung-Eun; Taylor, Henry F. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1994-02-01)
      Optical fibers are embedded in metal structures and components by using a pair of stress-relieving tubes at the air-metal interface of the optical fiber.
    • Apparatus and method for fiber optic intrusion sensing 

      Taylor, Henry F.; Lee, Chung E. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1993-03-16)
      Apparatus for sensing intrusion into a predefined perimeter comprises means for producing a coherent pulsed light, which is injected into an optical sensing fiber having a first predetermined length and positioned along ...
    • Apparatus and method for obtaining a core at in situ pressure 

      Milberger, Lionel J.; Denk, Eddie W.; Hostrup, Kai R. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1982-03-02)
      A method and apparatus are disclosed for obtaining a core at in situ pressure of sedimentary deposits at the bottom of a well bore or body of water. The core barrel has a pressure chamber that is closed and opened by a ...
    • Apparatus and methods for prediction of scour related information in soils 

      Briaud, Jean-Louis C. D.; Ting, Francis Chi Kin; Chen, Hamn-Ching; Gudavalli, Subba Rao; Perugu, Suresh Babu; Wei, Gengsheg (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2001-07-17)
      Methods are described for measurement and prediction of site specific scour around a structure obstructing a flow. Representative soil samples are collected from an area proximate the structure location and tests are ...
    • Apparatus and methods for strengthening guardrail installations 

      Ross Jr., Hayes E.; Bligh, Roger P.; Mak, King K.; Ross Jr., Hayes E. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2003-06-10)
      Devices and methods for strengthening the upper portions of the support posts for guardrails and guardrail end treatments against the forces that are imparted to the post during an impact. The upper portions of support ...
    • Apparatus for applying pesticides to livestock 

      Cocke, Jesse, Jr.; Gladney, William J.; Viets, Alan K. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1988-06-07)
      A device is described for applying pesticide to livestock which includes a vertical cylindrical reservoir and a wick positioning assembly. Wicks extend from the reservoir up through the wick positioning assembly and dangle ...
    • Apparatus for detecting a substance and method of operating the same 

      Lin, Pao Tai; Gutierrez-Osuna, Ricardo (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 8/4/2020)
      An apparatus configured to detect a substance, and method of operating and forming the same. In one embodiment, the apparatus includes a tunable resonator including an upper Bragg reflector and a lower Bragg reflector ...
    • Apparatus for forming compacts from solid particles 

      Relis, Matityahu; Ledbetter, William B. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1987-05-19)
      There is disclosed a method and apparatus for forming compacts from finely divided solid particles or a mixture of fine and coarse particles in a dry, semi-dry or plastic state by the application of ultra-high pressures ...
    • Apparatus for producing organic acids 

      Holtzapple, Mark; Davison, Richard; Loescher, Mitch; Ross, Michael K. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1999-10-05)
      A continuous process and apparatus for preparing organic acids and their salts from biomass. Biomass flows from a region of fresh biomass and high acid and acid salt concentration to a region of digested biomass and low ...
    • Apparatus for removing solids from liquids in settling tanks and the like 

      Knowlton, Richard L. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1953-11-24)
    • Apparatus for separating clods and agricultural products 

      Feller, Ron; Nahir, David; Coble, Charlie G. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1983-03-08)
      Method and apparatus for separating clods from a mixture of clods and desirable agricultural product utilizing conveyor mechanism for conveying a mixture of clods and agricultural product to a position for free fall onto ...
    • Apparatus for transporting emissions from a stack 

      Vardiman, Steven; Mcfarland, Andrew R. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2000-02-08)
      The apparatus and method of the present invention extract samples of emissions within a stack or duct through the use of a probe. The sample is transported from the probe through a transport device into a mass-monitoring ...
    • Aqueous polyelectrolyte complex as one pot nanocoating solution to impart antiflammable behavior to various substrates 

      Grunlan, Jaime C. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2017-12-12)
      A method includes coating a substrate to provide a flame resistant substrate. In an embodiment, the method includes preparing a solution. The solution includes an anionic material, a cationic material, and water. The method ...
    • Arc burst pattern analysis fault detection system 

      Russell, B. Don; Aucoin, B. Michael; Benner, Carl L. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1997-08-19)
      A method and apparatus are provided for detecting an arcing fault on a power line carrying a load current. Parameters indicative of power flow and possible fault events on the line, such as voltage and load current, are ...
    • ARC spectral analysis system 

      Russell, Don B.; Aucoin, Michael B. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1996-11-26)
      A method and apparatus are provided for detecting an arcing fault on a power line carrying a load current. The apparatus monitors and analyzes the load current to obtain frequency components. The analyzed load current is ...
    • Arcing event detection 

      Muthu-mannivannan, Karthick; Benner, Carl L.; Xu, Peng; Russell, Don B. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2015-06-02)
      A system for detecting electrical arcing on an electrical power system includes: a) a data acquisition unit that is electrically connected to an electrical power system, wherein the data acquisition unit is configured to ...
    • Arcing event detection 

      Muthu-manivannan, Karthick; Benner, Carl L.; Xu, Peng; Russell, Don B. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2011-01-04)
      Methods for detecting electrical arcing on an electrical power system are provided, as well as systems and computer program products for carrying out the method. The method includes the steps of: a) obtaining data indicative ...
    • Asymmetric error correction and flash-memory rewriting using polar codes 

      En Gad, Eyal; Li, Yue; Kliewer, Joerg; Langberg, Michael; Jiang, Anxiao; Bruck, Jehoshua (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2019-08-13)
      Techniques are disclosed for generating codes for representation of data in memory devices that may avoid the block erasure operation in changing data values. Data values comprising binary digits (bits) can be encoded and ...
    • Attractant for monitoring and control of adult scarabs 

      Lopez, Juan D., Jr.; Crocker, Robert L.; Shaver, Ted N. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2002-08-27)
      The present invention provides a composition for attracting scarabs. Liquid and solid formulations are provided, along with methods for their use, for controlling or eliminating scarabs, and/or protecting plants susceptible ...
    • Avirulent geotrichum candidum for biological control of postharvest rots on fruit 

      Eayre, Cynthia G.; Skaria, Mani (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1997-09-16)
      A novel avirulent strain of Geotrichum candidum has been isolated which is effective to inhibit growth of postharvest pathogens on fruit. In use, protection from postharvest fruit-rots may be afforded by application of an ...