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    • Effective plant biocontrol 

      Cuero, Raul G.; Osuji, Godson O. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1998-11-03)
      A method for preventing or treating microbial colonization in plants is provided. The method involves application of microorganisms such as Bacillus species or Pseudomonas species and a chitosanase inducer such as chitosan ...
    • Electric machine having a high-torque switched reluctance motor 

      Holtzapple, Mark T.; Rabroker, George A.; Fahimi, Babak; Ehsani, Mehrdad (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2010-02-16)
      According to one embodiment of the present invention, an electric machine comprises a stator and a rotor. The stator has at least one stator pole with a first leg and a second leg. The rotor has at least one rotor pole. ...
    • Electric machine having rotor and stator configurations 

      Holtzapple, Mark T.; Rabroker, George A.; Fahimi, Babak; Ehsani, Mehrdad (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2011-09-20)
      According to one embodiment of the present invention, an electric machine comprises a stator and a rotor. The stator has at least one stator pole with a first leg and a second leg. The rotor has at least one rotor pole. ...
    • Electrical power system event detection and anticipation 

      Muthu-manivannan, Karthick; Benner, Carl L.; Xu, Peng; Russell, Billy Don (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2013-06-04)
      A method for analyzing an electrical power system includes analyzing data representing a signal of interest of the power system, the data containing at least one power system event; and based on the analysis, associating ...
    • Electrically peaking hybrid system and method 

      Ehsani, Mehrdad (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1996-12-24)
      A series hybrid electric-combustion system is provided which includes an engine (16) operable to generate mechanical energy and translate it to a drive shaft (21). A battery (24) is included that is operable to store ...
    • Electrochemical method for producing hydrogen and sulfur 

      White, Ralph E.; Mao, Zhenhua; Srinivasan, Supramaniam (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1991-05-28)
      A process for the electrochemical production of hydrogen gas and sulfur from hydrogen sulfide gas is disclosed. The process includes forming a substantially equimolar mixture of hydrosulfide and sodium hydrogen. That mixture ...
    • Electrodes and electrochemical storage cells utilizing tin-modified active materials 

      Anani, Anaba; Johnson, John; Lim, Hong S.; Reilly, James; Schwarz, Ricardo; Srinivasan, Supramaniam (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1995-07-18)
      An electrode has a substrate and a finely divided active material on the substrate. The active material is ANix-y-z Coy Snz, wherein A is a mischmetal or La1-w Mw, M is Ce, Nd, or Zr, w is from about 0.05 to about 1.0, x ...
    • Electrohydrodynamic induction pumping thermal energy transfer system and method 

      Seyed-yagoobi, Jamal; Wawzyniak, Markus (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2002-06-25)
      An electrohydrodynamic induction pumping thermal energy transfer system includes an outer conduit and a plurality of inner conduits disposed within the outer conduit. The system also includes a plurality of conductors ...
    • Electromagnetic phase shifter using perturbation controlled by piezoelectric transducer and pha array antenna formed therefrom 

      Chang, Kai; Yun, Tae-yeoul; Tahim, Raghbir S. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2006-01-17)
      An apparatus for introducing electromagnetic perturbation into a target device includes a piezoelectric transducer configured to deflect in response to an applied voltage and a perturber configured to deflect in response ...
    • Electronically conducting fuel cell component with directly bonded layers and method for making the same 

      Appleby, John A.; Gamburzev, Serguey (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2004-12-07)
      An electronically conducting fuel cell component is composed of a porous metal flow field, an intermediate layer bonded directly to the flow field and an electrode bonded directly to the intermediate layer. The direct ...
    • Electrophoresis apparatus and method 

      Vigh, Gyula; Ogle, David; Rylatt, Dennis Brian (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2005-08-02)
      An electrophoretic apparatus comprising: a first electrolyte chamber containing a first electrode; a second electrolyte chamber containing a second electrode; a first sample chamber disposed between the first and second ...
    • Emission computed tomography for guidance of sampling and therapeutic delivery 

      Lenox, Mark W. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2014-11-11)
      Treatment for a variety of diseases often requires guidance for the delivery of either a drug or radiation to the disease site. Positron Emission Tomography (PET) can provide three dimensional positioning of the location ...
    • Emulsions of perfluoro compounds as solvents for nitric oxide (NO) 

      Garfield R. E.; Balaban A. T.; Seitz W. A. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1999-02-09)
      The present invention involves perfluoro compound emulsions including nitric oxide, their preparation and their use. These emulsions provide a new source of nitric oxide. Such nitric oxide-containing emulsions may be used ...
    • Encryption key distribution system and method 

      Gonzalez, Elias Eliceo; Kish, Laszlo B.; Balog, Robert S. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2016-02-23)
      Systems and methods for the secure distribution of encryption keys in a network are provided. A Kirchhoff-Law-Johnson-(like)-Noise (KLJN) secure key exchange protocol can be utilized in a network where keys are exchanged ...
    • Endocrine therapy for breast cancer: combined treatment with tamoxifen plus alkyl PCDFs 

      Safe, Stephen H. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2000-10-24)
      Methods and pharmaceutical combinations for inhibiting estrogen-dependent tumors via the co-administration of antiestrogen triphenylethylenes, including tamoxifen, and alkyl PCDFs.
    • Energy absorbant module 

      Zimmer, Richard A. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2000-07-04)
      A novel energy absorbing module is described which is relatively inexpensive, easy to make and provides for a relatively consistent crush resistance along its length when impacted axially. The module is made up of a generally ...
    • Energy absorbing device having notches and pre-bent sections 

      Abu-odeh, Akram Y.; Bligh, Roger P.; Alberson, Dean C.; Ness, Jacob R. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2008-06-24)
      According to one embodiment of the invention, an energy-absorbing device includes a section of material having a plurality of crush zones along a longitudinal length thereof, a first crush zone of the plurality of crush ...
    • Energy analysis fault detection system 

      Russell, Don B.; Aucoin, Michael B. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1996-04-30)
      A method and apparatus are provided for detecting an arcing fault on a power line carrying a load current. The apparatus monitors and analyzes energy values of the load current flowing through the line. The analyzed energy ...
    • Engineering the production of a conformational variant of occidiofungin that has enhanced inhibitory activity against fungal species 

      Smith, James Leif; Ravichandran, Akshaya; Lu, Shien; Gu, Ganyu (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2017-04-18)
      Occidiofungin is a cyclic nonribosomally synthesized antifungal peptide with submicromolar activity. This invention is directed to compositions enriched for particular occidiofungin diastereomers/conformers, methods of ...
    • Enhancing expression of value-added genes by transgenic expression of tombusvirus-based P19 gene mutants 

      Scholthof, Herman B. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2012-07-17)
      A method of enhancing expression of at least one desired gene product in a plant, comprises transgenically introducing a Tombusvirus p19/R43W mutant gene (SEQ. ID NO: 3) into the plant, expressing at least one desired gene ...