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U.S. Patents Awarded to Inventors in North Carolina (Feb. 13)

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ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- The following federal patents were awarded to inventors in North Carolina.

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Causam Energy Assigned Patent for Electric Power Grid

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- Causam Energy, Raleigh, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,559,976, initially filed Aug. 7, 2017) developed by Joseph W. Forbes Jr., Raleigh, North Carolina, for a "system, method, and apparatus for electric power grid and network management of grid elements."

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,559,976.PN.&OS=PN/10,559,976&RS=PN/10,559,976

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Corning Optical Communications Assigned Patent for Protective Skirt for Telecommunications Lines

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- Corning Optical Communications, Charlotte, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,559,947, initially filed May 12, 2017) developed by five co-inventors for "protective skirt for telecommunications lines." The co-inventors are Ryan Everette Frye, Newton, North Carolina, Chad Lee German, Haslet, Texas, Trampus Lee Landrum, Hickory, North Carolina, Cynthia Cantu Martinez, Fort Worth, Texas, and Fabiola Patricia Villanueva Tavares, Tamaulipas, Mexico.

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,559,947.PN.&OS=PN/10,559,947&RS=PN/10,559,947

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SAS Institute Assigned Patent for System for Determining User Intent from Text

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- SAS Institute, Cary, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,559,308, initially filed June 7, 2019) developed by three co-inventors for a "system for determining user intent from text." The co-inventors are Jared Michael Dean Smythe, Cary, North Carolina, David Blake Styles, Raleigh, North Carolina, and Richard Welland Crowell, Cary, North Carolina.

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,559,308.PN.&OS=PN/10,559,308&RS=PN/10,559,308

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InVue Security Products Assigned Patent for Recoiler for Merchandise Security System

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- InVue Security Products, Charlotte, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,559,176, initially filed Aug. 28, 2019) developed by three co-inventors for "recoiler for a merchandise security system." The co-inventors are David N. Berglund, Indian Trail, North Carolina, Kyle Baker, Waxhaw, North Carolina, and Robert Bisesti, Charlotte, North Carolina.

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,559,176.PN.&OS=PN/10,559,176&RS=PN/10,559,176

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Celgard Assigned Patent for Separator Membranes for Lithium Ion Batteries

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- Celgard, Charlotte, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,559,802, initially filed Aug. 7, 2013) developed by six co-inventors for "separator membranes for lithium ion batteries and related methods." The co-inventors are Zhengming Zhang, Rock Hill, South Carolina, Xuefa Li, Matthews, North Carolina, Lie Shi, Matthews, North Carolina, Premanand Ramadass, Charlotte, North Carolina, Paul M. Halmo, Denver, North Carolina, and Xiaomin Zhang, Charlotte, North Carolina.

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,559,802.PN.&OS=PN/10,559,802&RS=PN/10,559,802

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Corning Research & Development Assigned Patent for Enclosure for Local Convergence Point

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- Corning Research and Development, Charlotte, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,558,007, initially filed March 11, 2019) developed by four co-inventors for an "enclosure for local convergence point for fiber optic communications network." The co-inventors are Jason J. Brown, Keller, Texas, Fernando Martinez Esteves, Reynosa Tamaulipas, Mexico, Catherine Victoria McNaught, Conover, North Carolina, and Jose Martinez Sanchez, Reynosa Tamaulipas, Mexico.

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,558,007.PN.&OS=PN/10,558,007&RS=PN/10,558,007

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SAS Institute Assigned Patent for Event Monitoring System

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- SAS Institute, Cary, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,558,207, initially filed Aug. 23, 2019) developed by four co-inventors for an event monitoring system. The co-inventors are Anya M. McGuirk, Holly Springs, North Carolina, Yuwei Liao, Cary, North Carolina, Byron Davis Biggs, Cary, North Carolina, and Deovrat Vijay Kakde, Cary, North Carolina.

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,558,207.PN.&OS=PN/10,558,207&RS=PN/10,558,207

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CommScope Technologies Assigned Patent for Coaxial Cable Connector Interface

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- CommScope Technologies, Hickory, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,559,925, initially filed April 26, 2018) developed by three co-inventors for "coaxial cable connector interface for preventing mating with incorrect connector." The co-inventors are Kendrick Van Swearingen, Woodridge, Illinois, David J. Smentek, Lockport, Illinois, and Ronald A. Vaccaro, Taylorsville, North Carolina.

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,559,925.PN.&OS=PN/10,559,925&RS=PN/10,559,925

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CommScope Assigned Patent for Radio Frequency Subscriber Drop Units

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- CommScope, Hickory, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,561,030, initially filed Sept. 28, 2017) developed by three co-inventors for "radio frequency subscriber drop units having printed circuit boards with ground plane layers and/or housings with ground walls." The co-inventors are Shi Man Li, Mooresville, North Carolina, Chi-Min Kang, Touchen, Taiwan, and Jui-Huang Chung, Taipei, Taiwan.

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,561,030.PN.&OS=PN/10,561,030&RS=PN/10,561,030

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K4Connect Assigned Patent for Home Automation System

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- K4Connect, Raleigh, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,561,004, initially filed Oct. 31, 2018) developed by two co-inventors for a "home automation system including light dimmer operation based upon a sequence of partial dimming commands and related methods." The co-inventors are Jonathan Andrew Gould, Raleigh, North Carolina, and Michael Scott Althoff, Hillsborough, North Carolina.

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,561,004.PN.&OS=PN/10,561,004&RS=PN/10,561,004

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SAS Institute Assigned Patent for Pipeline System for Time-Series Data Forecasting

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- SAS Institute, Cary, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,560,313, initially filed June 26, 2019) developed by five co-inventors for a "pipeline system for time-series data forecasting." The co-inventors are Udo Vincenzo Sglavo, Raleigh, North Carolina, Phillip Mark Helmkamp, Apex, North Carolina, Jerzy Michal Brzezicki, Cary, North Carolina, Timothy Patrick Haley, Cary, North Carolina, and Sujatha Pothireddy, Apex, North Carolina.

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,560,313.PN.&OS=PN/10,560,313&RS=PN/10,560,313

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Avista Pharma Solutions Assigned Patent for Synthetic Process, Intermediates

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- Avista Pharma Solutions, Durham, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,556,909, initially filed Nov. 23, 2017) developed by seven co-inventors for "synthetic process and intermediates." The co-inventors are Jason D. Speake, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Bharathi Pandi, Cary, North Carolina, Cyprian O. Ogbu, Durham, North Carolina, Jeffrey A. Adams, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, Joseph A. Moore III, Wake Forest, North Carolina, Joe B. Perales, Durham, North Carolina, and Keqiang Li, Cary, North Carolina.

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,556,909.PN.&OS=PN/10,556,909&RS=PN/10,556,909

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Hamilton Sundstrand Corp. Assigned Patent for Self-Regulating Heat Exchanger

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- Hamilton Sundstrand Corp., Charlotte, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,557,671, initially filed Jan. 16, 2015) developed by Sergey Mironets, Charlotte, North Carolina, for a "self-regulating heat exchanger."

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,557,671.PN.&OS=PN/10,557,671&RS=PN/10,557,671

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B/E Aerospace Assigned Patent for Integrated Aircraft Signage, Lighting, Display System

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- B/E Aerospace, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,556,706, initially filed Sept. 3, 2019) developed by four co-inventors for an "integrated aircraft signage, lighting, and display system." The co-inventors are Eric Johannessen, Holbrook, New York, Andre Hessling, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Alvin S. Bartolome, Eastvale, California, and Arthur Loic Dibeton Tchakounte, Covina, California.

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,556,706.PN.&OS=PN/10,556,706&RS=PN/10,556,706

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RAI Strategic Holdings Assigned Patent for Aerosol Delivery Device Providing Flavor Control

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- RAI Strategic Holdings, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,555,558, initially filed Dec. 29, 2017) developed by three co-inventors for an "aerosol delivery device providing flavor control." The co-inventors are Alfred C. Bless, Asheboro, North Carolina, Jason M. Short, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and Stephen B. Sears, Siler City, North Carolina.

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,555,558.PN.&OS=PN/10,555,558&RS=PN/10,555,558

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Piedmont Animal Health Assigned Patent for Long-Acting Non-Aqueous Injectable Formulations

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- Piedmont Animal Health, Greensboro, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,555,899, initially filed June 5, 2018) developed by three co-inventors for "long-acting non-aqueous injectable formulations and use thereof." The co-inventors are Douglas I. Hepler, Greensboro, North Carolina, Gail L. Dempsey, Greensboro, North Carolina, and Dorothea Erxleben, Greensboro, North Carolina.

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,555,899.PN.&OS=PN/10,555,899&RS=PN/10,555,899

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Little Engine Assigned Patent for Flush Anchor Snap-Off Method

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- Little Engine, Belmont, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,555,729, initially filed July 26, 2019) developed by four co-inventors for a "flush anchor snap-off method." The co-inventors are J. Dean Cole, Orlando, Florida, Franz W. Kellar, Gastonia, North Carolina, Michael D. Bissette, Belmont, North Carolina, and Harold L. Crowder, Concord, North Carolina.

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,555,729.PN.&OS=PN/10,555,729&RS=PN/10,555,729

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Glen Raven Assigned Patent for Reinforcement Unit

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- Glen Raven, Glen Raven, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,557,247, initially filed Aug. 24, 2017) developed by two co-inventors for a "reinforcement unit and methods for creating a footing for supporting a structure." The co-inventors are Robert Charles Earhart, Mebane, North Carolina, and Matthew Landon Clark, Whitsett, North Carolina.

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,557,247.PN.&OS=PN/10,557,247&RS=PN/10,557,247

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Patheon Softgels Assigned Patent for Liquisoft Capsules

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- Patheon Softgels, High Point, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,555,901, initially filed Oct. 27, 2017) developed by nine co-inventors for liquisoft capsules. The co-inventors are YinYan Zhao, Greensboro, North Carolina, Yunhua Hu, Cary, North Carolina, Mervin Williams Jr., Jamestown, North Carolina, Tatyana Dyakonov, Greensboro, North Carolina, Saujanya Gosangari, Jamestown, North Carolina, Chue Yang, Greensboro, North Carolina, Henricus Marinus Gerardus Maria Van Duijnhoven, den Bosch, The Netherlands, Martin Piest, Tilburg, The Netherlands, and Aqeel A. Fatmi, High Point, North Carolina.

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,555,901.PN.&OS=PN/10,555,901&RS=PN/10,555,901

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R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Assigned Patent for Nicotine Salts, Co-Crystals

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- R.J. Reynolds Tobacco, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,556,880, initially filed Aug. 8, 2017) developed by three co-inventors for "nicotine salts, co-crystals, and salt co-crystal complexes." The co-inventors are Gary M. Dull, Lewisville, North Carolina, Andrew Carr, Cambridge, United Kingdom, and Emma Sharp, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom.

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,556,880.PN.&OS=PN/10,556,880&RS=PN/10,556,880

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Ai-Remedial Systems Assigned Patent for Environmental Remediation Systems

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- Ai-Remedial Systems, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,556,260, initially filed April 10, 2018) developed by two co-inventors for "environmental remediation systems, devices, and methods." The co-inventors are W. Joseph Alexander, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, and Gregory W. Lucier, Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,556,260.PN.&OS=PN/10,556,260&RS=PN/10,556,260

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STC.UNM Assigned Patent for Non-Toxic Larvicide

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 13 -- STC.UNM, Albuquerque, New Mexico, has been assigned a patent (No. 10,555,519, initially filed April 18, 2016) developed by three co-inventors for non-toxic larvicide. The co-inventors are Scott Matthews, Wilmington, North Carolina, Ravi Durvasula, Albuquerque, New Mexico, and Ivy Foo-Hurwitz, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=10,555,519.PN.&OS=PN/10,555,519&RS=PN/10,555,519

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