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    • Magnetic field integrated fiber optic sensor with improved sensitivity 

      Blake, James N. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2001-10-23)
      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 ...
    • Magnetic resonance imaging using a reduced number of echo acquisitions 

      Wright, Steven M.; Brown, David Gerald; Mcdougall, Mary Preston (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2004-08-03)
      According to one embodiment of the invention, an apparatus for magnetic resonance imaging is provided. The apparatus includes a detection surface defined by a plurality of sensors. Each of the sensors is operable to receive ...
    • Maize lipoxygenase polynucleotide and methods of use 

      Duvick, Jon; Maddox, Joyce R.; Keller, Nancy P. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2003-09-30)
      The invention provides isolated maize lipoxygenase nucleic acids and their encoded proteins. The present invention provides methods and compositions relating to altering lipoxygenase concentration and/or composition of ...
    • Manufacture and use of ZrB2 /CU composite electrodes 

      Stucker, Brent E.; Bradley, Walter L.; Eubank, Philip T.; Bozkurt, Bedri; Norasetthekul, Somchintana (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1999-02-09)
      The invention relates to ZrB2 /Cu composites, and more specifically to methods of making ZrB2 /Cu composite electrodes and methods of using ZrB2 /Cu composite electrodes. ZrB2 powder is contacted with a polymer and shaped ...
    • Manufacture and use of ZrB2 /Cu or TiB2 /Cu composite electrodes 

      Stucker, Brent E.; Bradley, Walter L.; Eubank, Philip T.; Bozkurt, Bedri; Norasetthekul, Somchintana (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1999-08-03)
      The invention relates to ZrB2 /Cu composites, and more specifically to methods of making ZrB2 /Cu composite electrodes and methods of using ZrB2 /Cu composite electrodes. ZrB2 powder is contacted with a polymer and shaped ...
    • Marek's disease virus vaccine compositions and methods of using thereof 

      Reddy, Sanjay; Lupiani, Blanca (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2015-06-23)
      Marek's disease virus (MDV), the etiologic agent of Marek's disease, is a potent oncogenic herpesvirus. MDV is highly contagious and elicits a rapid onset of malignant T-cell lymphomas in chickens within weeks after ...
    • Maxim electron scatter chamber 

      Maxim, Joseph E.; Neal, Jack A.; Castillo, Alejandro (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2011-08-30)
      The present invention includes a system, methods and apparatus for sterilization of an object (e.g., food products). The present invention takes advantage of the electron scatter that occurs when electron beam is applied ...
    • Melatonin-based treatment and diagnosis of bile duct disease 

      Alpini, Gianfranco; Demorrow, Sharon; Glaser, Shannon (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2016-10-18)
      Methods and composition for a melatonin signaling modulator-based diagnosis and therapy are described. For example, in certain aspects methods for administering an anti-tumor therapy using a melatonin signaling modulator ...
    • Mesenchymal stem cells and supports for tissue regeneration, repair and reconstruction 

      Gregory, Carl A.; Krause, Ulf C.; Clough, Bret H. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2016-09-27)
      Materials and methods for preparing mesenchymal stem cells are described such that the mesenchymal stem cells remain for a longer period of time than would normally be found at a site of tissue healing. The mesenchymal ...
    • Mesenchymal stem cells derived from induced pluripotent stem cells 

      Prockop, Darwin J.; Lui, Fei; Zhao, Qingguo; Berkowitz, Barry A. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2019-07-16)
      "A method of producing mesenchymal stem cells from induced pluripotent stem cells in which induced pluripotent stem cells are cultured in the presence of a TGF-β inhibitor an in an atmosphere containing from about 7 vol. ...
    • Mesenchymal stem cells, compositions, and methods for treatment of cardiac tissue damage 

      Prockop, Darwin J.; Lee, Ryanghwa (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2018-07-31)
      The present invention provides compositions comprising mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs), and methods for their novel use in the repair of cardiac damage and treatment of inflammatory diseases. The invention also provides ...
    • Metal beam rail terminal 

      Ivey, Don L.; Buth, Carl E.; Mak, King K.; Sicking, Dean (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1995-02-21)
      The invention features a new and improved safety treatment for rails, such as a highway guardrail or barrier, which through compression of elongated segments of a telescoping terminal dissipates energy from vehicle impacts ...
    • Metal nanoparticles grown on an inner surface of open volume defects within a substrate 

      Shao, Lin (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2017-07-25)
      The present invention provides a method for forming metal nanoparticle(s) onto an inner surface of one or more open volume defects within a substrate by providing the substrate containing the one or more open volume defects, ...
    • Method and apparatus for direct counterfactual quantum communication 

      Zubairy, Muhammad Suhail; Li, Zhenghong; Al-amri, Mohammad D.; Salih, Hatim A. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2014-11-18)
      It has long been assumed in physics that for information to travel in empty space between two parties (the Sender and the Receiver), “physically real” entities have to travel between the parties. The recently discovered ...
    • Method and apparatus for frequency encoded ultrasound-modulated optical tomography of dense turbid media 

      Wang, Lihong (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2000-03-21)
      An apparatus (10) for frequency encoded ultrasound modulated optical tomography is provided. A function generator (12) produces a frequency sweep signal which is applied to an ultrasonic transducer (20). The ultrasonic ...
    • Method and apparatus for H2 S electrolysis 

      Appleby, Anthony J. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1989-08-22)
      A method and apparatus for refining elemental sulphur and hydrogen gas from H2 S is disclosed. More specifically, the present invention relates to a method and apparatus for vapor phase electrolysis of H2 S gas using a ...
    • Method and apparatus for in situ calibration of gas flowmeters 

      Hall, Kenneth R.; Morrison, Gerald L.; Holste, James C. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2000-05-02)
      The focus of this paper is to introduce a novel method for calibrating natural gas flowmeters. This new method can accommodate very large flow rates and it avoids common problems associated with current techniques for meter ...
    • Method and apparatus for isolating protein from glandless cottonseed 

      Lawhon, James T.; Manak, Larry J. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1982-06-01)
      A storage protein isolate and a nonstorage protein concentrate are produced in a method where the nonstorage protein is extracted from an oilseed flour, such as cottonseed, using water. The pH of the nonstorage protein ...
    • Method and apparatus for lane sensing for automatic vehicle steering 

      Parker, Donald L.; Roan, Philip (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1994-06-07)
      A lane sensing system (20) comprises a processor (22) operable to drive an infrared optical transmitter (24). Light is reflected by a center stripe (18) placed in the center of a highway lane. Reflected light is received ...
    • Method and apparatus for locating physical objects 

      Everett, Louis J.; Hsu, Tsing-wong (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1993-01-05)
      A system for robot manipulator calibration by locating a physcial object by determining the position of the object relative to a sensor, which is attached to the manipulator. The sensor consists of a support member and at ...