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Improved Method of Manufacturing Nanowire Nanoarray Memories (Case 1709)
Principal Investigator: John Savage, PhD, Professor Department of Computer ScienceBrown UniversityProvidence, RIBrief Description:Methods have been developed for growing nanowires (NWs) and carbon nanotubes (NTs) with diameters of a few nanometers and for assembling NWs into nanoarrays, crossbars containing two orthogonal sets of parallel wires on...
Published: 4/28/2020   |   Inventor(s): John Savage, Eric Rachlin, Andre Dehon, Charles Lieber
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Category(s): Devices, Diagnostics, Engineering and Sensors, Environmental, Metabolic diseases, Nanotechnology, Neuroscience, Oncology, Research Tools, Software, Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine
Electrochemical Reduction of CO2 on Copper Nanofoam Electrodes(Case 2262)
Electrochemical Reduction of CO2 on Copper Nanofoam ElectrodesPrincipal Investigator:Tayhas Palmore, Ph.D. ProfessorDepartment of Chemistry andSchool of EngineeringBrown UniversityProvidence, RIBrief Description:Researchers are continuously looking for ways to make use of CO2. A challenge has been that CO2 is very stable, and reducing it to a chemically...
Published: 10/16/2015   |   Inventor(s): Tayhas Palmore
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Category(s): Energy, Environmental, Nanotechnology
Improved and Versatile Magnetic Field Sensor: A Magneto-Optoelectronic Device (Case 1424)
Principal Investigator:Arto Nurmikko, PhD, ProfessorSchool of EngineeringBrown UniversityProvidence, RIBrief Description:The ability to remotely sense magnetic fields without direct physical presence or contact with the field location is important in many industrial/commercial and military applications from environmental monitoring/testing to microelectronics...
Published: 6/11/2012   |   Inventor(s): Arto Nurmikko
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Category(s): Devices, Energy, Engineering and Sensors, Environmental, Instruments, Research Tools
Micronized Hydrophobic Agents/Drugs for Superior Performance Medical and Otherwise (Case 1429)
Principal Investigator:Edith Mathiowitz, PhD, ProfessorDepartment of Bio Med Molecular Pharmacology, Physiology & BiotechnologyBrown UniversityProvidence, RIBrief Description:Many hydrophobic agents, active and non-active, have utility in a variety of in vivo settings – medical and otherwise. Although techniques exist for preparing and formulating...
Published: 6/11/2012   |   Inventor(s): Edith Mathiowitz
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Category(s): Therapeutics, Drug Delivery, Environmental, Nanotechnology
Improved, Scalable, Optical Particle/Molecule Detector System by Solid State Energy Sources (Case 1494)
Principal Investigator:Arto Nurmikko, PhD, ProfessorSchool of EngineeringBrown UniversityProvidence, RIBrief Description:With environmental safety and defense/bioterrorism concerns, and the continuing drive for important medical breakthroughs, quick and accurate particle diagnostic capabilities have become increasingly important to identify and quantify...
Published: 6/11/2012   |   Inventor(s): Arto Nurmikko, Richard Chang
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Category(s): Devices, Diagnostics, Energy, Engineering and Sensors, Environmental, Instruments, Metabolic diseases, Nanotechnology, Neuroscience, Oncology, Research Tools, Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine
Nanostructured sorbent materials for capturing environmental mercury vapor (Case 1887)
Principal Investigator: Robert Hurt, PhD, ProfessorSchool of EngineeringBrown UniversityProvidence, RIBrief Description:Mercury is an environmental concern because of its toxicity. Elemental mercury is volatile and is therefore released as a vapor into the environment from a variety of human sources such as thermometers, thermostats and, notably, from...
Published: 3/9/2012   |   Inventor(s): Robert Hurt
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Category(s): Environmental, Nanotechnology, Engineering and Sensors
Innovative, Fully Redox-Active Monomers and Polymers with Broad Applications (Case 1702)
Principal Investigator:Tayhas Palmore, PhD, ProfessorSchool of EngineeringBrown UniversityProvidence, RIBrief Description:Interest in redox-active polymers stems from their application in electrochromic devices, biofuel cells, and biosensors all of which require a high concentration of electron mediators that are non-leachable. The molecule 2,2’-azinobis-(3-ethylbenzothiazoline-6-sulfonate)...
Published: 12/6/2011   |   Inventor(s): Tayhas Palmore, Hyun-Kon Song
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Category(s): Devices, Diagnostics, Energy, Engineering and Sensors, Environmental, Metabolic diseases, Research Tools
Advanced, Sensitive, Broad Tractography Metrics to Characterize Cerebral White Matter (Case 1732)
Principal Investigator: David Laidlaw, PhD, Professor Department of Computer ScienceBrown UniversityProvidence, RIBrief Description:Diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) is a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technique that measures the directionally dependent rate of water self-diffusion in each image voxel or volumetric picture element - a 3-dimensional...
Published: 12/6/2011   |   Inventor(s): David Laidlaw, Song Zhang, Stephanie Lee
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Category(s): Devices, Diagnostics, Environmental, Instruments, Metabolic diseases, Neuroscience, Oncology, Research Tools, Software, Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine
Advanced, Flexible and Versatile, 3D Electromagnetic Tracking and Positioning System (Case 1780)
Principal Investigator:Harvey Silverman, PhD, ProfessorSchool of EngineeringBrown UniversityProvidence, RIBrief Description:A typical system for determining the position and orientation of a remote object includes, most simply, a receiver with three receiver coils and a transmitter with three transmitter coils in various orientations to one another...
Published: 12/6/2011   |   Inventor(s): Harvey Silverman, William Patterson Iii
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Category(s): Devices, Diagnostics, Drug Delivery, Energy, Engineering and Sensors, Environmental, Instruments, Metabolic diseases, Nanotechnology, Neuroscience, Oncology, Research Tools, Software, Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine
Significantly Enhanced Microchannel and/or Microfluidic Fuel Cell Performance (Case 1870)
Principal Investigator:Tayhas Palmore, PhD, ProfessorSchool of EngineeringBrown UniversityProvidence, RIBrief Description:Laminar flow of fluids within microchannels has been studied for use in microfluidic fuel cells, which consist of an anode and cathode configured as a galvanic cell with a microchannel. Parallel streams of fuel and oxidant flow...
Published: 12/6/2011   |   Inventor(s): Tayhas Palmore
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Category(s): Devices, Diagnostics, Energy, Engineering and Sensors, Environmental, Nanotechnology, Research Tools
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