Real Time Touch



new TOP 200 Companies filing patents this week

new Companies with the Most Patent Filings (2010+)




Real Time Touch

Aq Corporation patents (2018 archive)


Recent patent applications related to Aq Corporation. Aq Corporation is listed as an Agent/Assignee. Note: Aq Corporation may have other listings under different names/spellings. We're not affiliated with Aq Corporation, we're just tracking patents.

ARCHIVE: New 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 | Company Directory "A" | Aq Corporation-related inventors


 new patent  Self-propelled robotic pool cleaner and water skimmer

A robotic pool cleaner can operate while submerged to clean floor and side wall surface areas of the pool. A second embodiment of the pool cleaner can clean debris while skimming water along the top surface of the pool water. ... Aq Corporation

 new patent  Portable water purifier

A hand portable water purification system including: a cold plasma ozone generator having two spaced apart parallel electrodes for generating ozone; a venturi injector providing partially ozonated contaminated water; a first and a second reactor tank, each tank in fluid communication with the venturi injector and the cold plasma generator, wherein the first reactor tank fills with partially ozonated contaminated water provided by the injector, and while being filled, is further ozonated until purified water is obtained and concurrently previously purified water is emptied from the second reactor tank; a low wattage power source for providing power to the system; and a microprocessor/controller for controlling in real time the amount of ozone produced by the generator and for controlling a series of valves. The valves are opened and closed according to a predefined sequence. ... Aq Corporation

Modular electrochemical cells

A gas diffusion electrode for an electro-synthetic or electro-energy cell, for example a fuel cell, including one or more gas permeable layers, a first conductive layer provided on a first side of the gas diffusion electrode, and a second layer, which may be a second conductive layer, provided on a second side of the gas diffusion electrode. The one or more gas permeable layers are positioned between the first conductive layer and the second layer, which may be a second conductive layer, and the one or more gas permeable layers provide a gas channel. ... Aq Corporation

Plasmonic energy conversion device for vapor generation

The present invention is related to using a plasmonic energy conversion device comprised of a non-permeable substrate and of a plurality of nanorods, either free standing or embedded in aluminum matrix, that utilizes plasmons to generate vapor from a fluid as a result of being exposed to radiation. Methods of manufacturing the plasmonic energy converter device are described.. ... Aq Corporation

Method and device for remotely controlling robotic pool cleaner

A method for remotely operating a robotic pool cleaner may include providing a robotic pool cleaner comprising a housing: a propulsion drive configured to propel the robotic pool cleaner along a surface of a pool; a pump for drawing liquid from the pool into the housing, so as to trap dirt and debris from the surface of the pool into a filter; a controller configured to communicate with a portable communication device, and control the propulsion drive in accordance with commands received from a the portable communication device; using the portable communication device, obtaining one or more characteristics of a surface of the pool; displaying a graphical representation of the pool on a display of the portable communication device; receiving a user input from a user via an input interface of the portable communication device; translating the user input into a command; and transmitting the command to a controller of the robotic pool cleaner, for execution by the robotic pool cleaner.. . ... Aq Corporation

System and method for portable active 3d scanning

A method for generating a three-dimensional model of an object, by a scanning system including a client-side device including: an acquisition system configured to capture images; and an interaction system including a display device and a network interface includes: capturing a plurality of images of the object by the acquisition system, the images being captured from a plurality of different poses of the acquisition system; computing depth maps from the images of the objects, each of the depth maps corresponding to one of the poses of the acquisition system; combining the depth maps to generate a combined point cloud; and displaying, on the display device, the combined point cloud or a 3d mesh model generated from the combined point cloud.. . ... Aq Corporation

Drive module for submersible autonomous vehicle

A drive module for submersible autonomous vehicles is disclosed. The drive module includes a propulsion element configured to engage and rotate against a surface, a motor configured to drive the propulsion element, and a controller configured to cause the motor to drive the propulsion element. ... Aq Corporation

Electrodeposited lead composition, methods of production, and uses

The inventive subject matter is directed to continuous electrochemical production of highly pure micro- or nanostructured lead that at least partially encloses the electroprocessing solvent and molecular hydrogen and optional guest compounds to form a mixed matrix. Such compositions are particularly suitable for cold forming of various structures and/or for alloy and composite material production.. ... Aq Corporation

Systems and methods for recovery of lead from lead acid batteries

Lead is recovered from lead paste of a lead acid battery in a continuous process. The lead paste is contacted with a base to generate a supernatant and a precipitate. ... Aq Corporation

Predicting resistance to disease

The invention relates to a method of predicting resistance to infectious pancreatic necrosis in salmon, the method comprising determining the alleles present at a dna polymorphism in the salmon and predicting whether or not the salmon is resistant to infectious pancreatic necrosis based on the determination of the alleles. The invention also relates to a method of selecting a salmon for use as broodstock, wherein the salmon is selected based on the prediction by the first method that the salmon will have resistance to infectious pancreatic necrosis.. ... Aq Corporation

Corrugated fluid intake screen

Corrugated screen filters and related method of fabrication whereby an available filter surface is increased so as to allow an increase a flow capacity of the corrugated screen filter. The corrugated screen filter can comprise a plurality of rods forming a series of alternate and angular ridges and grooves on a surface of the filter screen. ... Aq Corporation

Heating and cooling an environment

A heat pump system can be reversed to either heat or cool a controlled space, such as environment in a building. In a typical use, such as heat pump system extracts heat or cold energy from the surrounding air around the building. ... Aq Corporation

Floating, yawing spar current/tidal turbine

The present invention describes a floating yawing spar buoy current/tidal turbine. The spar includes a spreader above the rotor(s) with the spreader tips connected to fore and aft cable yokes that transition to opposing mooring lines connected to anchors on the seabed. ... Aq Corporation

Method and apparatus for advanced vacuum membrane distillation

Embodiments provide methods and structures for purification or volume reduction of a brine by an advanced vacuum distillation process (avmd) to achieve higher flux by passage of vapors through an avmd distillation unit. In one example, brine is circulated in a tank. ... Aq Corporation

04/19/18 / #20180106752

Phosphate electrode and a method for determining the phosphate concentration

The invention concerns a phosphate electrode with a base body (1) and a first coating (1a) provided at least in sections of the based body, wherein the base body comprises elemental cobalt and the first coating (1a) comprises a cobalt phosphate, wherein a second coating (1b) is applied at least in section onto the base body and/or the first coating, wherein the second coating binds protons and/or releases hydroxides. The invention further concerns a method for determination of the phosphate concentration with the phosphate electrode.. ... Aq Corporation

04/19/18 / #20180106150

Engine with compression and momentum stroke

A linear reciprocating engine may include a cylinder having a first combustion chamber at one end and a second combustion chamber at an opposing end, first and second cylinder heads located at an end of the first and second combustion chambers, respectively, and a double-faced piston slidably mounted within the cylinder. The engine may further include a first piston rod portion extending from a first face of the double-faced piston through the first combustion chamber, and a second piston rod portion extending from a second face of the piston through the second combustion chamber. ... Aq Corporation

04/19/18 / #20180106020

Mounting device for a fitting panel

A mounting device for a fitting panel has a base element (20) and at least one fluid connection element (50). The base element includes, at a front side, a device (21, 22) for fastening a fitting panel and, at a rear side, an at least substantially planar bearing surface, at least one through-opening (23) for a fastening device being arranged in the base element and extending from the rear side of the base element to the front side of the base element, in such a way that a fastening device may be passed through the base element at the at least one through-opening. ... Aq Corporation

04/19/18 / #20180105875

Predicting resistance to disease

The invention relates to a method of predicting resistance to infectious pancreatic necrosis in salmon, the method comprising determining the alleles present at a dna polymorphism in the salmon and predicting whether or not the salmon is resistant to infectious pancreatic necrosis based on the determination of the alleles. The invention also relates to a method of selecting a salmon for use as broodstock, wherein the salmon is selected based on the prediction by the first method that the salmon will have resistance to infectious pancreatic necrosis.. ... Aq Corporation

04/19/18 / #20180105755

Systems and methods for removing sulfer and halogens

Provided herein are systems and methods for removing halogens and sulfur from used oil. The used oil is heated and aerated, followed by rapid vaporization and cooling. ... Aq Corporation

04/19/18 / #20180104573

Method and system for using sensors of a control device for control of a game

A control device with a touch screen and motion sensors is held in one hand with the screen facing the user. Preferably, thumb motion of the hand holding the control device on the touch screen sensor of the control device is the input to control the motion and animations of an avatar, wherein the avatar motion is displayed on the control device touch screen or, in an embodiment, on an external display device. ... Aq Corporation

04/05/18 / #20180094209

Extraction of essential oils

Essential oils are extracted from a biomass through milling in a solvent to form a solution of the essential oil in the solvent. The solvent is or is part of a cover than reduces oxidative and other degradation of the essential oil during milling and isolation. ... Aq Corporation

04/05/18 / #20180093911

Removing nitrate from water

A sulphur denitrification system includes a liquid input fluidly coupled to a source of saltwater that includes nitrate; a liquid output fluidly coupled to the source of saltwater; a plurality of vertically-oriented tanks, at least one of the tanks including a liquid inlet that is fluidly coupled to the liquid input to receive a flow of the saltwater, a volume configured to enclose a plurality of sulphur particles that support denitrification bacteria that biologically transform the nitrate into at least one of nitrous oxide or nitrogen gas, and a liquid outlet fluidly coupled to the liquid output and the liquid inlets of the tanks; and a circulation system configured to circulate a portion of the saltwater though the liquid input to the liquid inlets of the plurality of tanks, through the plurality of tanks, and from the liquid outlets of the tanks to the liquid output and the liquid inlets of the tanks.. . ... Aq Corporation

04/05/18 / #20180093908

Enhanced membrane bioreactor process for treatment of wastewater

Embodiments provide an apparatus and method for a membrane bioreactor process including a media in the water circulation module. Along with air supplied from bottom of the module the media components are kept in dynamic condition between the gaps to scrub the membrane surface area to it clean in-situ. ... Aq Corporation

03/29/18 / #20180085460

Methods of treating prostatitis

This invention is directed to the use of a ship1 activator, preferably aqx-1125, to treat prostatitis.. . ... Aq Corporation

03/22/18 / #20180080158

Washing machine

A washing machine, including: a washing drum, a stirring component which is rotatable and is for stirring washings, a motor for rotating the stirring component, and a microcomputer for supplying water to the washing drum or controlling rotation of the motor. When a selection of a soft wash mode different from a standard mode and a delicate mode is received, the microcomputer rotates the stirring component intermittently through a washing process of the soft wash mode in operation conditions that volume of water in the washing drum is greater than that in the standard mode, a maximum rotating speed of the motor is lower than that in the standard mode and higher than that in the delicate mode, and a duration, in which the motor is rotated in each period in which the stirring component is rotated intermittently, is longer than that in the standard mode.. ... Aq Corporation

03/22/18 / #20180078910

Artificial-whirlpool generator

An artificial-whirlpool generator includes a whirlpool generating member including at least one water inlet, a whirlpool generating chamber communicating with the water inlet, and a whirlpool outlet that is formed at a lower end portion of the whirlpool generating member and communicates with the whirlpool generating chamber; a position-fixing means that fixes the whirlpool forming member such that the entirety of the whirlpool generating member or only a portion of the whirlpool generating member, including the whirlpool outlet is submerged; and a swirling flow forming unit that forces water in a waterbody to be introduced into the whirlpool generating chamber through the water inlet and rotates the introduced water in one direction around an axle provided at a center portion of the whirlpool generating chamber to form a whirlpool that descends toward the whirlpool outlet.. . ... Aq Corporation

03/15/18 / #20180074681

Audio-visual navigation and communication

Communicating information through a user platform by representing, on a user platform visual display, spatial publishing objects as entities at locations within a three-dimensional spatial publishing object space. Each spatial publishing object associated with information, and each presenting a subset of the associated information. ... Aq Corporation

03/15/18 / #20180073264

Self-propelled robotic swimming pool cleaner with power-wash assembly for lifting debris from a surface beneath the pool cleaner

A robotic pool cleaner includes a housing having an inlet and a discharge port, and an interior chamber with a filter therein. Rotatably-mounted supports guide the cleaner along a pool surface. ... Aq Corporation

03/08/18 / #20180069299

Smartphone antenna in flexible pcb

A thin, flexible antenna module is provided for use in a smartphone. When the antenna module is assembled in the smartphone, the antenna module provides an mst antenna and an nfc antenna. ... Aq Corporation

03/08/18 / #20180069294

Smartphone antenna in flexible pcb

A thin, flexible antenna module is provided for use in a smartphone. When the antenna module is assembled in the smartphone, the antenna module provides an mst antenna and an nfc antenna. ... Aq Corporation

03/08/18 / #20180069276

Devices and method for smelterless recycling of lead acid batteries

Lead from lead acid battery scrap is recovered in two separate production streams as clean grid lead and as high-purity lead without smelting. In preferred aspects, lead recovery is performed in a continuous process that uses an aqueous electroprocessing solvent and electro-refining, and spent electroprocessing solvent can be recycled to the recovery process.. ... Aq Corporation

03/08/18 / #20180068500

Systems and methods for an automotive temperature warning device

A system for monitoring the temperature of a vehicle includes a device body and a microprocessor housed in the device body. The system further includes a temperature sensor in the device body connected to the microprocessor. ... Aq Corporation

03/08/18 / #20180068006

System and method for computer programming

A method for referencing database components of a relational database includes the steps of selecting a relational database with components, and referencing the components as typed relational data within the database itself. A method of using a writable system catalog with meta-identifiers for a relational database includes the steps of selecting a relational database with components, using meta-views to expose the components of the relational database as data, and to identify them by a meta-identifier, and employing triggers for each meta-view, to enable insert, update and delete operations on them, to translate the dml (data manipulation language) operation into a ddl (data definition language) operation, and to execute the ddl operation. ... Aq Corporation

03/08/18 / #20180066443

Modular swimming pool cleaner

A modular pool cleaning robot is disclosed. The pool cleaning robot includes easily replaceable and/or interchangeable parts and allows for various end-user selectable configurations without the use of tools and without complex and time-consuming large-scale disassembly. ... Aq Corporation

03/08/18 / #20180066393

Washing machine

Disclosed is a full-automatic washing machine, including: a circulating water path arranged on a side surface part of a washing and dewatering drum for enabling water delivered by rotation of an impeller to flow; a resinous water path forming member configured to form a circulating water path between the resinous water path forming member and an inner circumferential wall of the washing and dewatering drum; a filter installation part formed in the water path forming member; and a filter unit installed on the filter installation part rotatably, and configured to suck water returning to the washing and dewatering drum from the circulating water path and water flowing along the inner circumferential wall through a water flow generated by rotation of the impeller, enable water to pass, and collect lint and the like included in the passing water.. . ... Aq Corporation

03/08/18 / #20180065890

Coated-fine-aggregate, concrete composition and method

A concrete composition and method include a portion of fine aggregate bearing a coating of a polymer, which may be a continuous coating layer or a layer of powdered, discrete particles embedded in a binder. The polymeric coating may be a super absorbent polymer (insoluble in water, but absorbing water), or another polymer such as the acrylamides, co-polymers thereof, polyacrylamides, or the like (soluble in water). ... Aq Corporation

03/01/18 / #20180055956

Ultraviolet light treatment chamber

An apparatus for the treatment of a liquid that includes a chamber having at least one inner surface, the chamber adapted for passage of a fluid therethrough. The chamber is at least 80 percent enclosed. ... Aq Corporation

03/01/18 / #20180055046

Protective surface film for a liquid

A composition and method for protecting the surface of an exposed body of water comprising 10 to 95 wt % silicone polymer; greater than zero to 15 wt % carrier material; and greater than zero to 20 wt % surfactant. The method includes the steps of adding the composition to the surface of the water and allowing the composition to form a liquid film across the surface of the water. ... Aq Corporation

02/22/18 / #20180050945

Manifold 3-stage water filtration system with heavy metals removal

A manifolded 3-stage water filtration system includes a deep sand filter assembly, a hydro-cyclone, and a filter and valve manifold assembly fluidly coupled together. The filter and valve manifold assembly includes a pre-filter fluidly coupled with the hydro-cyclone, a first hollow membrane filter fluidly coupled with the pre-filter, a second hollow membrane filter fluidly coupled with the pre-filter and the first hollow membrane filter, and a backwash system. ... Aq Corporation

02/22/18 / #20180050927

Conditioning of aquarium water

A mobile treatment system having a mobile or wheelable container able to receive a secondary volume of water separate from the primary volume of water of the aquarium; a pump mountable to a portion of the mobile container, a first inlet of the pump able to draw water from a portion of the mobile container, a first outlet of the pump connectable for selectively directing water drawn into the first inlet back into the mobile container after conditioning of the water, a second inlet able to draw conditioned water from a portion of the mobile container having the conditioned water; a second outlet allowing transfer of the conditioned water from the mobile container to the aquarium, wherein the water is conditioned in the secondary volume of the mobile container at a position remote to the aquarium.. . ... Aq Corporation

02/22/18 / #20180049616

Grout cleaning mop

A grout cleaning mop. The grout cleaning mop may comprise a scrubber, a cylindrical coupler, and an ability to connect to a cleaning element. ... Aq Corporation

02/15/18 / #20180047208

System and method for three-dimensional scanning and for capturing a bidirectional reflectance distribution function

A method for generating a three-dimensional (3d) model of an object includes: capturing images of the object from a plurality of viewpoints, the images including color images; generating a 3d model of the object from the images, the 3d model including a plurality of planar patches; for each patch of the planar patches: mapping image regions of the images to the patch, each image region including at least one color vector; and computing, for each patch, at least one minimal color vector among the color vectors of the image regions mapped to the patch; generating a diffuse component of a bidirectional reflectance distribution function (brdf) for each patch of planar patches of the 3d model in accordance with the at least one minimal color vector computed for each patch; and outputting the 3d model with the brdf for each patch.. . ... Aq Corporation

02/15/18 / #20180046649

Systems and methods for automatically generating metadata for media documents

According to one embodiment of the present invention, a method for automatically generating metadata for a media document includes: computing a feature vector of the media document using a convolutional neural network; searching a collection of media documents for one or more matching media documents having corresponding feature vectors similar to the feature vector of the media document, each media document of the collection of media documents being associated with metadata; generating metadata for the media document based on the metadata associated with the one or more matching media documents; and displaying the media document in association with the generated metadata.. . ... Aq Corporation

02/15/18 / #20180046427

Nfc-enabled digital apparatus and method of nfc-based information transmission

An nfc-enabled digital apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus includes a touch screen display and a near field communication (nfc) module comprising an nfc antenna and an nfc controller. ... Aq Corporation

02/15/18 / #20180044936

Concurrent operation of multiple robotic pool cleaners

A robotic pool cleaner includes a housing, a propulsion mechanism configured to propel the robotic pool cleaner along an interior surface of a pool, and a suction mechanism for drawing liquid from the pool into the housing. A transceiver is configured to receive a signal that is indicative of a relative location of another robotic pool cleaner. ... Aq Corporation

02/15/18 / #20180044201

Liquid containers having filters and related methods

Some of the present containers include a bottle defining a mouth in fluid communication with an interior volume, a cap configured to at least partially cover the mouth and defining an outlet in fluid communication with the interior volume, and a filter assembly configured to filter liquid communicated between the interior volume and the outlet, the filter assembly having a first end, a second end, and a housing extending between the first and second ends to define an interior passageway configured to contain a filter having an upper end cap defining an opening, a lower end cap, and a filter media extending between the upper and lower end caps. In some containers, the filter assembly is configured to be coupled to the cap with the opening in fluid communication with the outlet. ... Aq Corporation

02/08/18 / #20180036682

Purification of highly saline feeds

A process for separating solvent from a feed solution, said process comprising contacting the feed solution with one side of a semi-permeable membrane, applying hydraulic pressure to the feed solution, such that solvent from the feed solution flows through the membrane by reverse osmosis to provide a permeate solution on the permeate-side of the membrane, separating solvent from the permeate solution to provide a stream comprising the solvent and a residual solution having an increased osmotic pressure than the permeate solution, and recycling the residual solution to the permeate-side of the semi-permeable membrane, whereby the osmotic pressure on the permeate-side of the semi-permeable membrane is lower than the osmotic pressure of the feed solution.. . ... Aq Corporation

02/01/18 / #20180035033

Multi-array camera imaging system and method therefor

An imaging system and method for enabling the capture and rendering of an image without the latency and bandwidth requirements of the prior art is presented. Embodiments of the present invention employ a plurality of imagers that provide image data to a plurality of capture and hosting servers to which they are connected via a first communications bus. ... Aq Corporation

01/25/18 / #20180022619

Systems and methods for reducing membrane creep in water filtration systems

A water filtration system may include a first receptacle configured to store source water, a second receptacle configured to store supply water, an ro filter disposed between the first receptacle and the second receptacle, and a bypass line configured to provide water from the ro filter back to the first receptacle for an initial predetermined amount of time, after which the bypass line is closed and the filtered water is provided to the second receptacle.. . ... Aq Corporation

01/18/18 / #20180015415

Brine concentration

A process for separating solvent from a feed solution, said process comprising: contacting a feed solution comprising solutes dissolved in a solvent with one side of a nanofiltration membrane, applying hydraulic pressure to the feed solution, such that solvent and some of the dissolved salts from the feed solution flow through the nanofiltration membrane to provide a permeate solution on the permeate-side of the nanofiltration membrane and a concentrated solution on the retentate-side of the nanofiltration membrane; contacting the permeate solution from the nanofiltration membrane with one side of a reverse osmosis membrane and applying hydraulic pressure to the permeate solution, such that solvent from the permeate solution flows through the reverse osmosis membrane to leave a concentrated solution on the retentate-side of the reverse osmosis membrane, using the concentrated solution from the retentate-side of the reverse osmosis membrane as at least part of the feed solution tothe nanofiltration membrane;withdrawing at least a portion of the concentrated solution from the retentate-sideof the nanofiltration membrane.. . ... Aq Corporation

01/11/18 / #a stable aqueous film forming dispersion comprising:

Aquaspersions Ltd.

. . ... Aq Corporation

01/11/18 / #20180011621

Audio-visual navigation and communication

Communicating information through a user platform by representing, on a user platform visual display, spatial publishing objects as entities at locations within a three-dimensional spatial publishing object space. Each spatial publishing object associated with information, and each presenting a subset of the associated information. ... Aq Corporation

01/11/18 / #20180011027

Method, device, and system for the automated determination of optical densities or of the change in optical densities of reaction mixtures in shaken reactors

The invention relates to a method, to a device, and to a system for the automated determination of optical densities or of the change in optical densities of reaction mixtures in shaken reactors during shaking operation. Methods and devices currently used therefor are often unreliable, are susceptible to environmental and process factors, or require interruptions to the shaking operation that impair the process control. ... Aq Corporation

01/11/18 / #20180010819

Systems and methods for heating and cooling a facility

Improved systems for heating and cooling a space may include a heating and cooling unit for providing heating and cooling functions mounted inside a housing assembly and a display unit mounted to the housing assembly. A control unit may be coupled to the heating and cooling unit and the display unit. ... Aq Corporation

01/11/18 / #20180008464

Intraocular shunt implantation

Implanting an intraocular shunt into an eye can involve creating an opening in the cornea and positioning a shunt in the anterior chamber of the eye such that the shunt terminates between layers of tenon's capsule, thereby facilitating fluid flow out of the anterior chamber into a space between the layers of tenon's capsule.. . ... Aq Corporation








ARCHIVE: New 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009



###

This listing is an abstract for educational and research purposes is only meant as a recent sample of applications filed, not a comprehensive history. Freshpatents.com is not affiliated or associated with Aq Corporation in any way and there may be associated servicemarks. This data is also published to the public by the USPTO and available for free on their website. Note that there may be alternative spellings for Aq Corporation with additional patents listed. Browse our Agent directory for other possible listings. Page by FreshPatents.com

###