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    • Quantifying gene relatedness via nonlinear prediction of gene 

      Dougherty, Edward R.; Kim, Seungchan; Bittner, Michael L.; Chen, Yidong (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2006-02-21)
      Relatedness between genes is quantified by constructing nonlinear models predicting gene expression. Effectiveness of the model is evaluated to provide a measurement of the relatedness of genes associated with the model. ...
    • Quantitative trait loci and somatostatin 

      Cai, Li; Taylor, Jeremy; Smyth, Kerrie-ann; Findeisen, Brian; Lehn, Cathi; Davis, Sara; Davis, Scott (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2009-09-08)
      The disclosure relates to the use of genetic traits in livestock for determining breeding characteristics of livestock progeny, and for optimizing the management and marketing of livestock for improving feedlot performance ...
    • Quantum circuit design for grover's algorithm 

      Chen, Goong; Diao, Zijian; Zubairy, Muhammad S. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2006-04-11)
      A method for performing a data search includes initializing a collection of qubits by generating a superposition of quantum states in of the qubits, inverting the sign of a target quantum state, and calculating an inversion ...
    • Quasi-isothermal brayton cycle engine 

      Holtzapple, Mark T.; Rabroker, Andrew G. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2005-05-03)
      An engine includes a compressor, and combustor, and an expander. The compressor compresses ambient air. The combustor burns the compressed air, and produces exhaust gasses. The expander receives the exhaust gases from the ...
    • Quasi-isothermal Brayton cycle engine 

      Holtzapple, Mark T.; Rabroker, Andrew G. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2002-01-08)
      An engine is disclosed. According to one embodiment of the present invention, the engine comprises a compressor, and combustor, and an expander. The compressor compresses ambient air. The combustor burns the compressed ...
    • Quench protected structured superconducting cable 

      Mcintyre, Peter; Sattarov, Akhdiyor; Mann, Thomas; Gerity, James; Smit, Klaus; Chavez, Daniel; Pogue, Nathaniel; Tomsic, Michael (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2018-07-31)
      Quench protected structured (QPS) superconducting cables, methods of fabricating the same, and methods of bending the same are disclosed. The methods of bending the QPS superconducting cables can be employed to produce ...
    • Randomness fault detection system 

      Russell, Don B.; Aucoin, Michael B.; Benner, Carl L. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1996-01-16)
      A method and apparatus are provided for detecting a fault on a power line carrying a line parameter such as a load current. The apparatus monitors and analyzes the load current to obtain an energy value. The energy value ...
    • Range measurement system 

      Parker, Donald L.; Roan, Tian M. P. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1995-06-27)
      A vehicle control system (12) is provided which comprises a range measurement system (14) which transmits a signal (20) to a target (22) and receives an echo signal (24) returned from the target (22). The range measurement ...
    • Rank modulation for flash memories 

      Jiang, Anxiao; Mateescu, Robert; Schwartz, Moshe; Bruck, Jehoshua (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2012-08-14)
      We investigate a novel storage technology, Rank Modulation, for flash memories. In this scheme, a set of n cells stores information in the permutation induced by the different charge levels of the individual cells. The ...
    • Rank-modulation rewriting codes for flash memories 

      Jiang, Anxiao; En Gad, Eyal; Bruck, Jehoshua; Yaakobi, Eitan (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2015-07-21)
      Rank modulation has been recently proposed as a scheme for storing information in flash memories. Three improved aspects are disclosed. In one aspect the minimum push-up scheme, for storing data in flash memories is provided. ...
    • Rank-modulation rewriting codes for flash memories 

      Jiang, Anxiao; En Gad, Eyal; Bruck, Jehoshua; Yaakobi, Eitan (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2018-03-13)
      Rank modulation has been recently proposed as a scheme for storing information in flash memories. Three improved aspects are disclosed. In one aspect the minimum push-up scheme, for storing data in flash memories is provided. ...
    • Reactive compositions containing superoxide ion for the degradation of halogenated organic compounds 

      Sawyer, Donald T.; Jeon, Seungwon; Tsang, Paul K. S. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1994-10-25)
      Reagent compositions suitable for use in degrading and detoxifying polyhalogenated organic compounds comprising an aprotic solvent having dissolved therein (a) an effective amount of hydrogen donor, (b) an effective amount ...
    • Reburn system with feedlot biomass 

      Annamalai, Kalyan; Sweeten, John M. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2005-12-13)
      The present invention pertains to the use of feedlot biomass as reburn fuel matter to reduce NOx emissions. According to one embodiment of the invention, feedlot biomass is used as the reburn fuel to reduce NOx. The invention ...
    • Recombinant vaccine for porcine pleuropneumonia 

      Struck, Douglas K.; Young, Ryland F.; Chang, Yung-fu (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1998-09-08)
      This invention discloses the DNA sequences coding for the Actinobacillus pleuropneumonia hemolysin(s). It further discloses a method of producing the A. pleuropneumoniae hemolysin(s) from recombinant cells. It also provides ...
    • Recombinant virus expressing foreign DNA encoding feline CD86 and uses thereof 

      Winslow, Barbara J.; Cochran, Mark D.; Hash, Stephen; Choi, Insoo; Collisson, Ellen (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2007-10-09)
      The present invention involves a recombinant virus which comprises at least one foreign nucleic acid inserted within a non-essential region of the viral genome of a virus, wherein each such foreign nucleic acid encodes a ...
    • Recovery of fermentation salts from dilute aqueous solutions 

      Holtzapple, Mark T.; Davison, Richard R.; Luettich, Torsten (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2002-11-12)
      Dilute solutions of fermentation sales may be concentrated by extracting water using low-miscibility, low-molecular-weight secondary and tertiary amines, e.g. triethylamine (TEA), diisopropyl amine (DIA), N,N-diethylmethylamine ...
    • Recovery of fermentation salts from dilute aqueous solutions 

      Holtzapple, Mark T.; Davison, Richard R.; Luettich, Torsten (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1999-11-16)
      Dilute solutions of fermentation sales may be concentrated by extracting water using low-miscibility, low-molecular-weight secondary and tertiary amines, e.g. triethylamine (TEA), diisopropyl amine (DIA), N,N-diethylmethylamine ...
    • Refining of glyceride oils by treatment with silicate solutions and filtration 

      Hernandez, Ernesto; Rathbone, Steve J. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2002-09-10)
      This invention relates to the refining of glyceride oils in the food industry. More particularly, this invention is directed to the removal of free fatty acids and soapstock from oils during refining. The method and apparatus ...
    • Regulatory element from a sugarcane proline rich protein and uses thereof 

      Mirkov, Erik T.; Paterson, Andrew; Yang, Meizhu (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2006-11-28)
      This invention relates to a regulatory element useful for genetically engineering sugarcane or other monocots, to the transformation of the monocots with the regulatory element so that they produce a desired product, and ...
    • Removal of biological pathogens using surfactant-modified zeolite 

      Schulze-makuch, Dirk; Bowman, Robert S.; Pillai, Suresh (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2007-12-25)
      Systems and methods are described for removing biological pathogens using surfactant-modified zeolite (SMZ). A method for removing biological pathogens from a fluid or a fluid-based gel includes filtering the fluid or ...