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    • Shape memory polymer scaffolds for tissue defects 

      Grunlan, Melissa A.; Zhang, Dawei; Schoener, Cody A.; Saunders, William B. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2018-03-27)
      A method of making a shape memory polymer (SMP) tissue scaffold includes forming a salt template and adding a macromer solution to the salt template. The macromer solution may include a photoinitiator solution. The method ...
    • Shape-memory polymer foam device for treating aneurysms 

      Ortega, Jason M.; Benett, William J.; Small, Ward; Wilson, Thomas S.; Maitland, Duncan J.; Hartman, Jonathan (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2017-05-30)
      A system for treating an aneurysm in a blood vessel or vein, wherein the aneurysm has a dome, an interior, and a neck. The system includes a shape memory polymer foam in the interior of the aneurysm between the dome and ...
    • Short-wavelength coherence tomography 

      Paulus, Gerhard Georg; Rodel, Christian (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2010-02-02)
      The present relates generally to methods, systems and apparatuses for three dimensional and cross-sectional imaging of objects (e.g., silicon) and subjects at a nanometer-scale resolution using short wave-length (e.g., ...
    • Signal conditioning unit for fiber optic sensors 

      Taylor, Henry F.; Sadkowski, Roberto; Lee, Chung E. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1996-09-17)
      Apparatus and method (10, 50) for determining the value of a measurand measured by a fiber optic interferometer sensor (24, 72, 110) is provided. The apparatus includes a light source (16, 58, 102) emitting a light having ...
    • Silico-titanates and their methods of making and using 

      Anthony, Rayford G.; Dosch;deceasedby: Janice D. Dosch legal representative , Robert G.; Philip V, C. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2002-11-12)
      Noval silico-titanates and the methods of making and using the said titanates are disclosed. Nb-doped silico-titanates are particularly useful for selectively removing cesuim from radioactive wastes.
    • Simulating microarrays using a parameterized model 

      Dougherty, Edward R.; Balagurunathan, Yoganand; Chen, Yidong (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2008-04-22)
      Simulating a microarray includes defining a number of parameters. A microarray is generated according to the parameters using an imaging procedure. The microarray is compared to a known value, and the imaging procedure is ...
    • Single anchor terminal 

      Brackin, Michael S.; Alberson, Dean C.; Bligh, Roger P.; Bullard Jr., Delbert Lance (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2019-04-09)
      A single anchor terminal is provided for a roadside wire rope barrier. The single anchor terminal includes a release post, a brace, and an anchor base. The brace supports the release post in an upright position and extends ...
    • Single anchor terminal 

      Brackin, Michael S.; Alberson, Dean C.; Bligh, Roger P.; Bullard, Delbert Lance, Jr. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2019-04-09)
      A single anchor terminal is provided for a roadside wire rope barrier. The single anchor terminal includes a release post, a brace, and an anchor base. The brace supports the release post in an upright position and extends ...
    • Slot guard for slotted rail terminal 

      Bligh, Roger P.; Mak, King K.; Ross Jr., Hayes E. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2002-08-20)
      Slot guards for a slotted rail terminals are described having a central section and a pair of wing portions that are angularly disposed with respect to the central portion. The wing portions are folded away from the plane ...
    • Slot jet reattachment nozzle and method of operation 

      Seyed-yagoobi, Jamal; Page, Robert H. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2000-11-07)
      The invention comprises a slot (20) operable to direct a substance through the slot (20), the slot (20) having a maximum inner width (23) and a maximum inner length (22), the ratio of the maximum inner length (22) to the ...
    • Slotted orifice flowmeter 

      Hall, Kenneth R.; Morrison, Gerald L.; Holste, James C. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1994-03-22)
      A flow impedance device is provided for an obstruction flowmeter for determining the flow rate of a compressible or incompressible fluid in a conduit. The flowmeter has means for measuring the temperature and pressure of ...
    • Slotted orifice flowmeter 

      Hall, Kenneth R.; Morrison, Gerald L.; Holste, James C. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1995-10-31)
      A flow impedance device is provided for an obstruction flowmeter for determining the flow rate of a compressible or incompressible fluid in a conduit. The flowmeter preferably includes means for measuring the temperature ...
    • Slotted rail terminal 

      Sicking, Dean I.; Bligh, Roger P.; Mak, King K.; Ross Jr., Hayes E. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1995-04-18)
      A slotted rail terminal for highway guardrails. The rail of the terminal contains at least one slotted section extending along the rail and having at least one longitudinal slot of a size sufficient to reduce the ability ...
    • Slow wave electrooptic light modulator apparatus and method 

      Taylor, Henry F. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2001-09-11)
      A highly efficient electrooptic means and method of light modulation utilizing slow wave optical propagation is provided. A grating structure (35) integrated with a single mode optical waveguide (32) on an electrooptic ...
    • Solid phase fluorescence labeling reagents and uses thereof 

      Vigh, Gyula; Estrada III, Roy T. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2018-02-20)
      A solid phase reagent and method for simultaneously capturing and fluorescently labeling an analyte with multiple reactive sites to provide a mono-labeled analyte are disclosed. The reagent can be used in the method and ...
    • Sound emitting device for behavior modification 

      Hunter, Jon F. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1991-10-29)
      A device for modifying the undesirable behavior of animals is disclosed which utilizes integrated circuitry to achieve a small size and light weight. Discrimination circuitry analyzes audible indications of undesirable ...
    • Source-channel approach to channel coding with side information 

      Sun, Yong; Liveris, Angelos D.; Stankovi, Vladimir M.; Xiong, Zixiang (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2011-09-13)
      Code designs for channel coding with side information (CCSI) based on combined source-channel coding are disclosed. These code designs combine trellis-coded quantization (TCQ) with irregular repeat accumulate (IRA) codes. ...
    • Source-channel approach to channel coding with side information 

      Sun, Yong; Liveris, Angelos D.; Stankovic, Vladimir M.; Xiong, Zixiang (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2012-08-14)
      Code designs for channel coding with side information (CCSI) based on combined source-channel coding are disclosed. These code designs combine trellis-coded quantization (TCQ) with irregular repeat accumulate (IRA) codes. ...
    • Sparse and ultra-sparse partial resonant converters 

      Tollyat, Hamid A.; Amirabadi, Mahshid (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2017-01-10)
      The AC portion of the input of the ultra-sparse partial resonant power converter contains three pairs of forward-conducting-bidirectional-blocking switches connected in a first direction, and two pairs of forward-conduct ...
    • Specific binding sites in collagen for integrins and use thereof 

      Hook, Magnus; Xu, Xuejun; Kim, Jiyeun (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2012-08-28)
      The present invention identified a high affinity binding sequence in collagen type III for the collagen-binding integrin I domains. Provided herein are the methods used to characterize the sequence, the peptides comprising ...