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    • Fault tolerant homopolar magnetic bearings 

      Provenza, Andrew; Beach, Raymond; Kascak, Albert; Palazzolo, Alan; Li, Ming-hsiu; Kenny, Andrew; Pruess, Jason; Tucker, Randall P.; Provenza, Andrew; Beach, Raymond; Kascak, Albert (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2008-09-30)
      A magnetic bearing for supporting a spinning shaft in the radial direction and/or the axial direction includes a rotor formed on the shaft and a stator positioned around the rotor. Poles in the stator creates a magnetic ...
    • Feline CD86 polypeptides and nucleic acids 

      Cochran, Mark D.; Collisson, Ellen W.; Choi, In-soo; Winslow, Barbara J.; Cochran, Mark D. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2011-12-06)
      The present invention provides isolated and purified DNA encoding feline CD80 (B7-1) ligand, feline CD86 (B7-2) ligand, feline CD28 receptor, or feline CTLA-4 (CD152) receptor, as well as vectors comprising nucleic acid ...
    • Feline CTLA-4 nucleic acid and polypeptides 

      Collisson, Ellen W.; Choi, Insoo; Winslow, Barbara J.; Cochran, Mark D. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2010-06-29)
      The present invention provides isolated and purified DNA encoding feline CD80 (B7-1) ligand, feline CD86 (B7-2) ligand, feline CD28 receptor, or feline CTLA-4 (CD152) receptor, as well as vectors comprising nucleic acid ...
    • Feline pancreatic lipase composition and method of preparing and using such composition 

      Steiner, Jorg M.; Williams, David A. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2005-02-15)
      A novel form of lipase, namely feline pancreatic lipase (also termed feline classical pancreatic lipase) has an N-terminal amino acid sequence as shown in SEQ ID NO. 1. A method of purifying this lipase includes collecting ...
    • FGF-affinity chromatography 

      Mckeehan, Wallace L.; Luo, Yongde (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2004-11-02)
      The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for isolating anticoagulant heparin or heparan sulfate by binding the anticoagulant heparin or anticoagulant heparan sulfate onto an affinity matrix and separating ...
    • Fiber optic current sensor 

      Blake, James N. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2001-02-13)
      A current sensor having an optmized optical fiber coil for sensing the magnetic field of a current of wire passing by or through the coil. The coil is optimally spun such that a particular ratio of the spin rate to the ...
    • Fiber optic fiber Fabry-Perot interferometer diaphragm sensor and method of measurement 

      Taylor, Henry F.; Kao, Ta-wei; Gardner, James; Gibler, William N.; Atkins, Robert A.; Lee, Chung E.; Swenson, Victor P.; Spears, Matthew; Perez X, Robert (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2001-08-28)
      A fiber optic fiber Fabry-Perot interferometer diaphragm sensor and method of measurement is provided. A fiber Fabry-Perot interferometer diaphragm sensor (12a, 12b, 12c) includes a base (54a, 54b, 54c) and a diaphragm ...
    • Fiber optic interferometric circuit and magnetic field sensor 

      Blake, James N. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1997-07-01)
      A number of optical interferometric sensor configurations are provided. The interferometric sensors include a polarization maintaining optic fiber forming either a loop or linear optical path. Circularly polarized light ...
    • Fiber optic interferometric sensor and method by adding controlled amounts of circular birefringence in the sensing fiber 

      Blake, James N.; Short X, Shayne (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2000-02-08)
      A fiber optic interferometric sensor (10, 70) includes a sensing fiber (32, 92) which forms a closed optical path around a current-carrying conductor (44, 94). The sensing fiber (32, 92) has a predetermined number of twists ...
    • Fiber optic probe for quantification of colorimetric reactions 

      Costello, David (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1987-07-28)
      A fiber optical probe for colorimetric measurement of chemical properties suitable for the insertion into living tissue. A chemical to be colorimetrically measured is introduced into a sample chamber on the side of the ...
    • Fiber optics apparatus and method for accurate current sensing 

      Blake, James N. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1999-11-16)
      The fiber optics sensor includes a polarization maintaining optic fiber forming an optical loop, and a sensing medium coupled to the optic fiber and disposed generally midway in the optical loop. First and second quarter ...
    • Fiber Optics apparatus and method for accurate current sensing 

      Blake, James N. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1997-12-09)
      A fiber optics sensor (10) and method for attaining accurate measurement are provided. A polarization maintaining optic fiber (22) forms a linear optical path. An optical element (24) is used to convert linearly polarized ...
    • Fiber-optic current sensor with improved isolation 

      Blake, James N.; Blake, James N. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2002-03-12)
      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 ...
    • Fibronectin binding protein compositions and methods of use 

      Hook, Magnus; Patti, Joseph M.; House-pompeo, Karen L.; Speziale, Pietro; Joh, Danny; Mcgavin, Martin J. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2006-10-31)
      Disclosed are antibodies that block the binding of fibronectin protein to fibronectin. Also disclosed are site specifically-mutated and truncated peptide epitopes derived from the fnbA and fnbB genes of Staphylococcus ...
    • Fibronectin binding protein compositions and methods of use 

      Hook,Magnus; Patti, Joseph M.; House-pompeo, Karen L.; Speziale, Pietro; Joh, Danny; Mcgavin, Martin J. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2004-02-03)
      Disclosed are antibodies that block the binding of fibronectin protein to fibronectin. Also disclosed are site specifically-mutated and truncated peptide epitopes derived from the fnbA and fnbB genes of Staphylococcus ...
    • Flame jet impingement heat transfer system and method of operation using radial jet reattachment flames 

      Seyed Yagoobi, Jamal; Page, Robert H. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1999-12-28)
      A system for transferring heat to an impingement surface includes a first radial jet reattachment combustion nozzle operable to direct a flame toward the impingement surface and comprising a central longitudinal axis. The ...
    • Flame retardant nanocoated substrate 

      Grunlan, Jaime C.; Guin, Tyler C. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2019-07-09)
      A method includes coating a substrate to provide a flame resistant substrate. In an embodiment, the method includes exposing the substrate to a cationic solution to produce a cationic layer deposited on the substrate. The ...
    • Flash memories using minimum push up, multi-cell and multi-permutation schemes for data storage 

      Jiang, Anxiao; En Gad, Eyal; Bruck, Jehoshua (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2017-05-30)
      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. ...
    • Flow fields for fuel cells 

      King, George R. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2006-02-28)
      An improved proton exchange membrane fuel cell assembly and fuel cell stack assembly are provided for the economical and efficient production of electricity. The present invention comprises improved flow fields, which ...
    • Fluid bearing systems and methods 

      Karpetis, Adonios N.; Ellis, Dean W.; Babbat, Yogesh; Benedict, Moble (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2019-08-27)
      A fluid bearing includes a housing including an internal plenum disposed in the housing and an inlet in fluid communication with the plenum, wherein the inlet is configured to provide fluid to the plenum from an external ...