Real Time Touch



new TOP 200 Companies filing patents this week

new Companies with the Most Patent Filings (2010+)




Real Time Touch

Similar
Filing Names

The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois
The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi
The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi S
The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois Sru Biosystems Inc
The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois A Body Corporate And Politic Of The Stat
The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi University Of Illinios
The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois Et Al
The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois_20100121
The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois_20100114
The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoise
The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois And Northwestern University

The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi patents


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

ARCHIVE: New 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 | Company Directory "T" | The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi-related inventors


 new patent  Chemical amplification in self-strengthening materials

A self-strengthening material is provided, the material comprising a polymer matrix having a plurality of chemical amplifiers dispersed throughout the polymer matrix and a plurality of triggerable reservoirs, the triggerable reservoirs capable of releasing at least one activator of the plurality of chemical amplifiers, wherein the plurality of chemical amplifiers... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

 new patent  Multiband, multishot magnetic resonance elastography

A method and system provides an acquisition scheme for generating magnetic resonance elastography displacement data with whole-sample coverage, high spatial resolution, and adequate SNR in a short scan time. The method and system can acquire in-plane and through-plane k-space shots over a volume of a sample divided into a plurality... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Tumor-selective combination therapy

The therapies described herein can be selectively lethal toward a variety of different cancer cell types and cancer conditions in a subject. The combination therapies described herein can be useful for the management, treatment, control, or adjunct treatment of diseases, where the selective legality is beneficial in chemotherapeutic therapy, particularly... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Hybrid photochemical/plasma reactor devices

A method for generating a hybrid reaction flows feedstock gas that is also a plasma medium through microchannels. Plasma is generated with the plasma medium via excitation with a time-varying voltage. UV or VUV emissions are generated at a wavelength selected to break a chemical bond in the feedstock gas.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Transfer printing using shape memory polymers

A method of transfer printing comprises globally heating an array of stamps, where each stamp comprises a shape memory polymer with a light absorbing agent dispersed therein, and pressing the array of stamps to a donor substrate comprising a plurality of inks. Each stamp is thereby compressed from an undeformed... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Capsules with intracapsular microspheres for improved survival and function of encapsulated cells

Provided is a microcapsule for increasing the survival and/or function of a cell, such as an islet cell, microcapsule can include an outer shell comprising a first polymer; an interior core comprising: at least one live cell; a second polymer; and at least one microsphere comprising a third polymer and... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Altered microbiome of chronic pelvic pain

Provided herein are kits, compositions, and methods for diagnosing and treating interstitial cystitis (IC) and/or interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome (IC/BPS) based on finding lower levels of certain bacteria in a subject's stool sample (e.g., O. splanchnicus, F. prausnitzii, C. aerofaciens, E. sinensis, L. longoviformis, and R. intestinalis). In certain embodiments,... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Nanopore-based system for trapping, controlled displacement, and sequencing of (bio)macromolecules

Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, an apparatus comprising: a membrane having a first side and a second side, wherein the membrane has first and second pores disposed therein, a processing system; and a memory that stores executable instructions that, when executed by the processing system, facilitate... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

System for background subtraction with 3d camera

A system for background image subtraction includes a computing device coupled with a 3D video camera, a processor of the device programmed to receive a video feed from the camera containing images of one or more subject that include depth information. The processor, for an image: segments pixels and corresponding... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Catalyst-assisted chemical etching with a vapor-phase etchant

A method of catalyst-assisted chemical etching with a vapor-phase etchant has been developed. In one approach, a semiconductor substrate including a patterned titanium nitride layer thereon is heated, and an oxidant and an acid are evaporated to form a vapor-phase etchant comprising an oxidant vapor and an acid vapor. The... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Normally-off, cubic phase gallium nitride (gan) field-effect transistor

A normally-off, heterojunction field effect transistor includes an intrinsic cubic-phase gallium nitride (c-GaN) substrate and an aluminum gallium nitride (AlGaN) capping layer disposed on the intrinsic c-GaN substrate. The AlGaN capping layer includes a first sublayer of intrinsic c-phase AlxGa1-xN disposed on the c-GaN substrate, wherein the first sublayer is... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Encapsulated biocontrol agents

Provided is a lyoprotected microcapsule for increasing the survival of a microorganism, such as Pantoea agglomerans E325, after lyophilization and/or storage, which includes an interior core having at least one live microorganism; a first polymer; and at least one nutrient, as well as an exterior shell having second polymer. The... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Rolled-up power inductor and array of rolled-up power inductors for on-chip applications

An array of rolled-up power inductors for on-chip applications comprises at least two rolled-up power inductors connected in series and formed from a stack of multilayer sheets. The array includes a first rolled-up power inductor comprising a first multilayer sheet in a rolled configuration about a first longitudinal axis and... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Soft, wearable microfluidic systems capable of capture, storage, and sensing of biofluids

The invention provides systems for handling biofluids including the transport, capture, collection, storage, sensing, and/or evaluation of biofluids released by tissue. Systems of some aspects provide a versatile platform for characterization of a broad range of physical and/or chemical biofluid attributes in real time and over clinically relevant timeframes. Systems... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

3d microphysiologic system

The present invention relates generally to a three-dimensional cell and tissue culture system for the female reproductive tract. In particular provided herein the system includes individual female reproductive cultures in a dynamic microfluidic setting or integrated using a microfluidic microphysiologic system. In some embodiments, the present invention provides ex-vivo female... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

System and wireless energy transfer with non-sinusoidal waves

The present disclosure provides a communication and power transfer system, the system comprising a transmitter capable of emitting a signal (e.g. microwaves) and comprising a means for modulating the frequency of a signal to a frequency modulated signal, and a receiver, the receiver synchronized to be in resonance with the... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Nanoporous semiconductor thin films

The present disclosure provides a method of fabricating a nanoporous thin film device comprising depositing a template on a substrate to form a nanoporous insulating layer, the template comprising one or more polymers capable of forming pores when polymerized and at least one cross-linking agent, and depositing a second layer... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Ligand components, associated reaction products, activated reaction products, hydrosilylation catalysts and hydrosilylation curable compositions including the ligand components, and associated methods for preparing same

A ligand component is formed according to formula (1):R12P—X—N═C(R2)—Y, wherein R1 is Ph or Cyc or a C1-C20 substituted or unsubstituted ailkyl group; each Ph is a substituted or unsubstituted phenyl group; each Cyc is a substituted or unsubstituted cycloalkyl group; X is an unsubstituted arylene or a C2-C3 substituted... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Mode control in vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers

Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a first distributed Bragg reflector, a second distributed Bragg reflector, an active region with an oxide aperture between the first and second distributed Bragg reflectors, and a dielectric layer, where a positioning of the dielectric layer with respect to the first... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Non-fluorinated water-based superhydrophobic surfaces

A superhydrophobic surface includes a substrate treated with a non-fluorinated, water-based composition including a hydrophobic component free of fluorine, a hydrophilic filler particle, wherein the filler particle is a metal oxide nanoparticle, and water, wherein the hydrophobic component is in an aqueous dispersion. Also, a superhydrophobic surface includes a substrate... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Tissue culture tray and system for the in vitro testing and characterization of magnetically-induced rotation and translational motion of magnetic particles

A tissue culture plate or tray and a system for magnetically induced rotational and translational (“MIRT”) movement of magnetic particles are disclosed. A representative plate or tray comprises: a plate base having an upper surface and a plurality of sides, the plate base having a form factor of a truncated... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Epidermal devices for analysis of temperature and thermal transport characteristics

Tissue-mounted devices and methods for monitoring a thermal transport property (e.g., thermal conductivity, thermal diffusivity, heat capacity) of tissue, such as skin, are disclosed. The devices conformally mount to the tissue and comprise one or more thermal actuators and a plurality of sensors. The actuator applies heat to the tissue... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Restoring physiology with small molecule mimics of missing proteins

Disclosed are methods for treating a disease or condition characterized by decreased expression or reduced function of an ion channel, comprising administering to a subject in need thereof a therapeutically effective amount of a pore-forming polyene macrolide or pore-forming derivative thereof. For example, the pore-forming polyene macrolide may be amphotericin... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Highly reliable and compact universal power converter

A universal power converter of the present application may include a link stage between an input stage and an output stage that operates at a higher frequency than the frequency of the input power source. As a result, a more compact capacitor may be used, thus reducing the size of... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Cyclic dynamic polyureas for polymeric urea processing

The present invention relates to a one-component processing method and system for preparing polyurea materials. This method and system involves a polymerization process using cyclic oligomeric polyurea precursors. These cyclic oligomeric precursors have dynamic urea bonds such as hindered urea bonds (HUBs). These cyclic oligomeric precursors exhibit dynamic properties to... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Aluminized metallic scaffold for high temperature applications and making an aluminized metallic scaffold

An aluminized metallic scaffold for high temperature applications comprises a porous non-refractory alloy structure including a network of interconnected pores extending therethrough. The porous non-refractory alloy structure comprises a transition metal phase and an aluminide phase, and portions of the porous non-refractory alloy structure between interconnected pores have a thickness... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Micro-electro-mechanical-systems based acoustic emission sensors

Acoustic emission (AE) microelectromechanical system (MEMS) transducers of the present disclosure utilize a spring-mass system and a capacitance-change transduction principle. The transducers include a dielectric layer between a fixed electrode and a moveable metal layer to reduce the stiction failure. The moveable metal layer may displace in a particular direction... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Method of preventing or treating a pulmonary disease or condition

A pharmaceutical composition for aerosol administration and method of preventing or treating a pulmonary disease or condition in a subject with a SphK1 inhibitor are provided.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Self-similar and fractal design for stretchable electronics

The present invention provides electronic circuits, devices and device components including one or more stretchable components, such as stretchable electrical interconnects, electrodes and/or semiconductor components. Stretchability of some of the present systems is achieved via a materials level integration of stretchable metallic or semiconducting structures with soft, elastomeric materials in... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Method of isolating cells from a tissue in a mammal

Solutions and suspensions comprising polymerized hemoglobin derived from human blood are disclosed. The solutions and suspensions may comprise cell culture medium, an enzyme (such as a protease), and/or a buffer. Processes of preparing the solutions and suspensions are also disclosed. The solutions and suspensions may be employed in methods of... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Thermal transport characteristics of human skin measured in vivo using thermal elements

Devices and methods useful for sensing epidermal tissue are disclosed. Thermal data from the devices allows for determination of thermal transport properties, such as thermal conductivity, thermal diffusivity and heat capacity per unit volume. From these data, tissue parameters, such as hydration state, stratum corneum thickness, epidermis thickness and vasculature... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Bio-engineered hyper-functional "super" helicases

Conformationally-constrained helicases having improved activity and strength are provided. Methods of making conformationally-constrained helicases having improved activity and strength are provided. Methods of using conformationally-constrained helicases having improved activity and strength are provided. The present invention is based on the discovery of novel modified helicases that show dramatically enhanced helicase... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Methods and devices for detection of trimethylamine (tma) and trimethylamine oxide (tmao)

The present disclosure provides methods for detection and quantification of trimethylamine (TMA) or trimethylamine oxide (TMAO) comprising passing a sample over a sensor comprising a substrate having a plurality of chemically responsive dyes selected from the following classes of chemically responsive dyes: metal-containing dyes, pH indicators, or solvatochromic/vapochromic dyes. The... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Dynamic urea bonds for polymers

The present invention relates to polymers having dynamic urea bonds and more specifically to polymers having hindered urea bonds (HUBs). The present invention also relates to: (a) malleable, repairable, and reprogrammable shape memory polymers having HUBs, (b) reversible or degradable (e.g., via hydrolysis or aminolysis) linear, branched or network polymers... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Methods and devices for fabricating and assembling printable semiconductor elements

The invention provides methods and devices for fabricating printable semiconductor elements and assembling printable semiconductor elements onto substrate surfaces. Methods, devices and device components of the present invention are capable of generating a wide range of flexible electronic and optoelectronic devices and arrays of devices on substrates comprising polymeric materials.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

10/26/17 / #20170310076

Maximizing cubic phase group iii-nitride on patterned silicon

A device including a non-polarization material includes a number of layers. A first layer of silicon (100) defines a U-shaped groove having a bottom portion (100) and silicon sidewalls (111) at an angle to the bottom portion (100). A second layer of a patterned dielectric on top of the silicon... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

10/19/17 / #20170299602

Biomimetic chemical sensors using nanoelectronic readout of olfactory receptors

The present invention provides biomimetic sensor devices that utilize proteins—such G-protein coupled receptors—and are useful in high-sensitivity analysis of analyte-containing samples. These sensors may be used to determine the presence or concentration of one or more analytes in a sample. The invention also includes methods of fabricating the devices and... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

10/12/17 / #20170291817

Purification of carbon nanotubes via selective heating

The present invention provides methods for purifying a layer of carbon nanotubes comprising providing a precursor layer of substantially aligned carbon nanotubes supported by a substrate, wherein the precursor layer comprises a mixture of first carbon nanotubes and second carbon nanotubes; selectively heating the first carbon nanotubes; and separating the... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

10/12/17 / #20170293169

Optical microcavity for a high-contrast display

An optical microcavity for a high-contrast display comprises an enclosed cavity having a front wall and a back wall, where the front wall comprises a pinhole opening for emission of light from the cavity and the back wall is configured to generate or transmit light into the cavity. An outer... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

10/05/17 / #20170281094

Information based machine learning approach to elasticity imaging

Systems and methods are provided for employing informational models trained using the Autoprogressive Algorithm to learn the mechanical behavior of biological materials using a sparse sampling of force and displacement measurements. The constitutive matrix normally used to solve the inverse problem is replaced with ANNs.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

09/21/17 / #20170266347

Biomimetic graft or implant and methods for producing and using the same

Biomimetic grafts or implants coated with an osteogenic extracellular matrix and methods for production and use are described.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

09/21/17 / #20170268931

Uncooled, high sensitivity spectral selective infrared detector

An infrared (IR) detector comprises a radio frequency (RF) resonator including a bottom electrode to provide acoustic excitation, a piezoelectric layer connected to the bottom electrode and suspended over a cavity defined within a semiconductor substrate, and a top layer comprising a mid-IR metamaterial and which is connected to the... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

09/14/17 / #20170258868

Peptides for inhibiting angiogenesis

The present invention relates to peptides for inhibiting angiogenesis. The present invention also relates to methods of inhibiting angiogenesis and methods of treating disorders associated with VEGF-induced vascular permeability using the peptides of the invention.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

09/14/17 / #20170260106

High surface area carbon opals and inverse opals obtained therefrom

Carbon opals, a form of colloidal crystal, are composed of ordered two-dimensional or three-dimensional arrays of Monodispersed Starburst Carbon Spheres (MSCS). Methods for producing such carbon opals include oxidizing as-synthesized MSCS, for example by heating in air, to increase surface charge. Such oxidation is believed to decrease settling rates of... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

09/07/17 / #20170254809

Method and devices for capturing circulating tumor

A method of capturing a Circulating Tumor Cell (CTC) from a sample includes introducing a sample into a microfluidic device having a cell capture surface and a flow modification surface under conditions that allow a CTC to bind to a cell rolling-inducing agent and a capturing agent disposed on the... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

08/31/17 / #20170248560

Refractive index-based detection for liquid chromatography using a microring resonator array

A liquid chromatograph comprising a column coupled to a microring resonator array and methods of using the same are disclosed. The microring resonator array measures the bulk refractive index of the mobile phase and any sample injected onto and separated in the column. While carrying out the methods, the composition... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

08/31/17 / #20170250410

Noble metal-based electrocatalyst and treating a noble metal-based electrocatalyst

A noble metal-based electrocatalyst comprises a bimetallic particle comprising a noble metal and a non-noble metal and having a polyhedral shape. The bimetallic particle comprises a surface-segregated composition where an atomic ratio of the noble metal to the non-noble metal is higher in a surface region and in a core... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

08/31/17 / #20170250618

Extremely-sparse parallel ac-link power converter

An extremely-sparse parallel AC-link universal power conversion device is provided that is capable of converting between various power schemas using a reduced number of switches. The number of heat-dissipating elements and the overall size of the power converter are reduced, while the power density is increased. The expected failure rate... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

08/31/17 / #20170250805

Reconfigurable free-space quantum cryptography system

A system, and methods, for transmitting encrypted information as a quantum transmission between a first node and a second node, or among more than two nodes. Each node is characterized by an instantaneous spatial position, and the instantaneous spatial position of the second node is repositionable within a frame of... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

08/24/17 / #20170240878

Higher performance proteases for scarless tag removal

An isolated nucleic acid that includes an open reading frame encoding a lanthipeptide protease polypeptide for scarless tag removal from a polypeptide is presented. Reagents, expression constructs and methods are also provided for preparing a scarless tag polypeptide product from a tagged polypeptide precursor containing a lanthipeptide protease cleavage site.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

08/24/17 / #20170243751

Self-anchored catalyst metal-assisted chemical etching

A method of metal-assisted chemical etching comprises forming an array of discrete metal features on a surface of a semiconductor structure, where each discrete metal feature comprises a porous metal body with a plurality of pores extending therethrough and terminating at the surface of the semiconductor structure. The semiconductor structure... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

08/17/17 / #20170233427

Scalable synthesis of reduced toxicity derivative of amphotericin b

Disclosed is a simplified, readily scalable series of individual methods that collectively constitute a method for the synthesis of C2′epiAmB, an efficacious and reduced-toxicity derivative of amphotericin B (AmB), beginning from AmB. Also provided are various compounds corresponding to intermediates in accordance with the series of methods.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

08/17/17 / #20170233573

Antithrombotic compounds, methods and uses thereof

Provided herein are polymers and methods for their use in binding a phosphate containing biological macromolecules. Specifically, the methods and uses provided herein may be used to inhibit thrombin binding to polyphosphate or as an antithrombotic agent for the treatment of stroke, acute coronary syndrome, pulmonary embolism, atrial fibrillation, venous... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

08/10/17 / #20170226614

Self-organized metal alloys for wear applications

A two-phase metallic alloy comprising precipitates of Ag possessing a volume-averaged diameter of less than about 500 nm dispersed in a matrix selected from the group consisting of Ni, Fe, combinations of Ni with Cu and combinations of Fe with Cu.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

08/10/17 / #20170227545

Reactivity-based screening for natural product discovery

A method of identifying a natural product comprising NP—[X]n is provided. The method includes several steps. The first step includes selecting an organism having a biosynthetic pathway for producing the natural product comprising NP—[X]n using a bioinformatics algorithm. The second step includes preparing a sample suspected to contain NP—[X]n including... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

07/27/17 / #20170210117

Non-contact transfer printing

A transfer printing process that exploits the mismatch in mechanical or thermo-mechanical response at the interface of a printable micro- or nano-device and a transfer stamp to drive the release of the device from the stamp and its non-contact transfer to a receiving substrate are provided. The resulting facile, pick-and-place... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

07/20/17 / #20170202863

Phosphonic acid compounds and screening method

The present invention relates to pharmaceutical compositions comprising a phosphonic acid compound, such as a natural product. Such compounds can include, such as an antibiotic or compound with other activity, derived from an Actinobacteria strain having a gene encoding pepM (phosphoenolpyruvate phosphomutase) or a pepM-dependent biosynthetic pathway. The present invention... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

07/20/17 / #20170203566

Multinozzle deposition system for direct write applications

A multinozzle deposition system for direct write applications comprises a body including a first network of microchannels embedded therein, where the first network of microchannels extends from a parent microchannel through a series of furcations to a plurality of branching microchannels. The series consists of k generations with furcation number... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

07/20/17 / #20170204057

Stabilized compositions and methods of manufacture

A method for stabilization of potent alkanone-heterocyclic flavorants in dry powder form is provided. Coordination of alkanone-heterocyclic flavorants to transition metal salts results in the formation of stable crystalline complexes, which upon hydration release the free flavorant. Food and topping products containing the stabilized alkanone-heterocyclic flavorant are provided as are... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

07/20/17 / #20170204090

Deoxycytidine kinase inhibitors

Provided herein are compounds that bind to dCK and methods for treating cancer.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

07/20/17 / #20170204400

Biosynthesis and engineering of lanthipeptides

Platforms, systems and methods are provided for identifying engineered lanthipeptide display peptides expressed in vivo from biological organisms.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

07/20/17 / #20170207294

Nanoscale high-performance topological inductor

An electrical device includes a current transport layer made of an anomalous Hall material. The electrical device also includes a first ferromagnetic island in physical contact with the current transport layer and a second ferromagnetic island in physical contact with the current transport layer, the second ferromagnetic island oriented with... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

07/20/17 / #20170207522

Helical antenna and modulating the performance of a wireless communications device

A wireless communication device includes an array of helical antennas on a substrate. Each helical antenna comprises a strain-relieved sheet with a conductive strip thereon, where the strain-relieved sheet and the conductive strip are in a rolled configuration about a longitudinal axis. The conductive strip is oriented at an angle... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

07/20/17 / #20170207523

Control of electromagnetic energy with spatially periodic microplasma devices

Non-disperse, periodic microplasmas are generated in a volume lacking interfering structures, such as electrodes, to enable photonic interaction between incident electromagnetic energy and the non-disperse, periodic microplasmas. Preferred embodiments leverage 1D, 2D, 3D and super 3D non-disperse, periodic microplasmas. In preferred embodiments, the non-disperse, periodic microplasmas are elongate columnar microplasmas.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

07/13/17 / #20170200679

Stretchable form of single crystal silicon for high performance electronics on rubber substrates

The present invention provides stretchable, and optionally printable, semiconductors and electronic circuits capable of providing good performance when stretched, compressed, flexed or otherwise deformed. Stretchable semiconductors and electronic circuits of the present invention preferred for some applications are flexible, in addition to being stretchable, and thus are capable of significant... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Patent Packs
07/13/17 / #20170200707

Printed assemblies of ultrathin, microscale inorganic light emitting diodes for deformable and semitransparent displays

Described herein are printable structures and methods for making, assembling and arranging electronic devices. A number of the methods described herein are useful for assembling electronic devices where one or more device components are embedded in a polymer which is patterned during the embedding process with trenches for electrical interconnects... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

07/13/17 / #20170201060

Dual channel pumping and cooling lasers and laser device

A laser pumping method pumps a primary amount of energy into a laser medium to populate an intermediate level near an upper laser level. A lesser amount of energy is pumped into the laser medium to populate an excited level that lies above the upper laser level and transfers atomic... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

07/06/17 / #20170189396

Methods and compositions for treating dry eye disease and other eye disorders

The present invention relates to a method for treating a dry eye syndrome using an alpha 2 adrenergic agonist, pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof or a mixture thereof. In particular, the alpha 2 adrenergic agonist of the invention has a higher alpha 2A agonist activity compared to alpha 2B agonist activity.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/29/17 / #20170181704

Appendage mountable electronic devices conformable to surfaces

Disclosed are appendage mountable electronic systems and related methods for covering and conforming to an appendage surface. A flexible or stretchable substrate has an inner surface for receiving an appendage, including an appendage having a curved surface, and an opposed outer surface that is accessible to external surfaces. A stretchable... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/29/17 / #20170182030

Compounds and anti-tumor nqo1 substrates

Compositions comprising Formula (I) can be selectively lethal toward a variety of different cancer cell types. The compositions are useful for the management, treatment, control, or adjunct treatment of diseases, where the selective lethality is beneficial in chemotherapeutic therapy.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/29/17 / #20170184470

High sensitivity environmental sensor network and network services for structural health monitoring

A high sensitivity structural health monitoring network includes a plurality of sensor nodes disposed apart from each other and communicating through one or more sensor channels. The nodes include smart sensor circuit boards with an interface to a wireless smart sensor board platform, a multi-axis accelerometer having a measurement range... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/22/17 / #20170175084

Tumor stem cells

Tumor stem cells can be obtained by culturing a tumor cell population, and exposing the cultured tumor cell population to free radicals. In certain embodiments, the free radical agent can be a nitric oxide (NO) donor. In one embodiment, the free radical agent can be Diethylenetriamine NONOate (DETA NONOate) or... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/22/17 / #20170174729

Modification of cupredoxin derived peptides and methods of use thereof

The present invention provides modified cupredoxin derived peptides with pharmacologic activity that have improved pharmacokinetic properties, and methods to use them to treat mammals suffering from various conditions related to the pharmacologic activities. Modifications of the cupredoxin derived peptides include amino acid sequence variants and structural derivations that increase the... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/22/17 / #20170175084

Tumor stem cells

Tumor stem cells can be obtained by culturing a tumor cell population, and exposing the cultured tumor cell population to free radicals. In certain embodiments, the free radical agent can be a nitric oxide (NO) donor. In one embodiment, the free radical agent can be Diethylenetriamine NONOate (DETA NONOate) or... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/22/17 / #20170176379

Label free analyte detection by electronic desalting and field effect transistors

Provided are methods and devices for the label free detection of analytes in solution, including analytes suspended in a biological fluid. A field effect transistor (FET) is positioned in close proximity to a paired set of reference electrodes and the reference electrodes electrically biased to provide desalting and a stable... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/22/17 / #20170179085

Optical systems fabricated by printing-based assembly

Provided are optical devices and systems fabricated, at least in part, via printing-based assembly and integration of device components. In specific embodiments the present invention provides light emitting systems, light collecting systems, light sensing systems and photovoltaic systems comprising printable semiconductor elements, including large area, high performance macroelectronic devices. Optical... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/22/17 / #20170179100

Optical systems fabricated by printing-based assembly

Provided are optical devices and systems fabricated, at least in part, via printing-based assembly and integration of device components. In specific embodiments the present invention provides light emitting systems, light collecting systems, light sensing systems and photovoltaic systems comprising printable semiconductor elements, including large area, high performance macroelectronic devices. Optical... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/22/17 / #20170179356

Optical systems fabricated by printing-based assembly

Provided are optical devices and systems fabricated, at least in part, via printing-based assembly and integration of device components. In specific embodiments the present invention provides light emitting systems, light collecting systems, light sensing systems and photovoltaic systems comprising printable semiconductor elements, including large area, high performance macroelectronic devices. Optical... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/22/17 / #20170179986

Communicating through physical vibration

A data receiver includes a vibration sensor to sample data from vibrations in an incoming signal at a predetermined sampling rate, and a microcontroller, coupled to the vibration sensor, to control the sampling rate through an inter-integrated circuit (I2C) protocol or the like. A memory card, coupled to the microcontroller,... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/15/17 / #20170165612

Robust carbon nanotube membranes and methods of making the same

Carbon nanotube membranes that are flexible, non-fragile, stable at high temperatures, superhydrophobic, have submicrometer openings, and are resistant to delamination and corrosive conditions are provided. The carbon nanotube membranes comprise carbon nanotubes grown on a microporous, metal substrate, e.g. silver, quartz fiber filter, and HAST. Methods of fabricating the carbon... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

Patent Packs
06/15/17 / #20170166550

Benzothiophene-based selective estrogen receptor downregulators

This invention is benzothiophene-based estrogen receptor downregulators and their compositions and uses to treat estrogen-related medical disorders.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/15/17 / #20170166550

Benzothiophene-based selective estrogen receptor downregulators

This invention is benzothiophene-based estrogen receptor downregulators and their compositions and uses to treat estrogen-related medical disorders.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/15/17 / #20170166551

Benzothiophene-based selective estrogen receptor downregulator compounds

This invention is benzothiophene-based estrogen receptor downregulators and their compositions and uses to treat estrogen-related medical disorders.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/15/17 / #20170168037

Fluorescence detection of mechanical damage

An autonomic self-indicating material is provided, the material comprising a polymer composition or a composite material embedded with a microcapsule or a vascular structure comprising an aggregation-induced emission (AIE) luminogen. Upon mechanical damage to the material, the luminogen is released and aggregates, leading to fluorescence.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/15/17 / #20170168063

Biomimetic microfluid device for capturing circulating tumor cells

A method of capturing a Circulating Tumor Cell (CTC) and Circulating Cancer Cells (CSC) from a sample includes introducing a sample into a flow based multichannel device having a cell capture surface and a flow modification surface under conditions that allow a CTC to bind to a cell rolling-inducing agent... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/08/17 / #20170158614

Automated synthesis of small molecules using chiral, non-racemic boronates

Provided are methods for making and using chiral, non-racemic protected organoboronic acids, including pinene-derived iminodiacetic acid (PIDA) boronates, to direct and enable stereoselective synthesis of organic molecules. Also provided are methods for purifying PIDA boronates from solution. Also provided are methods for deprotection of boronic acids from their PIDA ligands.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/08/17 / #20170158883

Autonomic damage indication in coatings

Autonomous detection of damage in a polymer coating is described by utilizing microcapsules in a polymer coating having free and/or residual amines. The microcapsules contain a color indicator, such as 2′,7′-dichlorofluorescein (DCF), bromophenol blue (BPB) or fluorescamine, which is reactive with the free and/or residual amines present in the polymer... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/08/17 / #20170158886

Self-healing coating

Photo-protected microcapsules containing a photopolymer composition are dispersed in an epoxy coating to form an autonomic self-healing material. The capsule shell wall is formulated to protect the photopolymer composition from electromagnetic radiation exposure prior to rupture of the capsule shell, so that the photopolymer composition (e.g., a UV curable epoxy... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/08/17 / #20170164482

Transient electronic devices comprising inorganic or hybrid inorganic and organic substrates and encapsulates

The invention provides transient devices, including active and passive devices that physically, chemically and/or electrically transform upon application of at least one internal and/or external stimulus. Incorporation of degradable device components, degradable substrates and/or degradable encapsulating materials each having a programmable, controllable and/or selectable degradation rate provides a means of... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

06/01/17 / #20170152163

Ultrafiltration tio2 magnÉli phase reactive electrochemical membranes

The disclosure generally relates to reactive electrochemical membranes (REMs); and in particular, to asymmetric reactive electrochemical membranes to be used for aqueous separations and membrane fouling regeneration.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

05/25/17 / #20170143645

Compositions and methods for diagnosing or treating neutrophil-mediated inflammatory disease

Disclosed are nanoparticle compositions comprising nanoparticles prepared from denatured, cross-linked albumin and a therapeutic agent for treating a neutrophil-mediated inflammation, and methods of treating neutrophil-mediated inflammation using the compositions.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

05/25/17 / #20170143708

Compounds, compositions and methods of agelastatin alkaloids

The present invention, among other things, provides compounds, compositions and methods for treatment of cancer. In some embodiments, the present invention provides methods for treating blood cancer using agelastatin alkaloids.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

05/25/17 / #20170143757

Mandelic acid condensation polymers

Disclosed herein are compounds and compositions useful for reducing the risk of infection. In particular, disclosed herein are mandelic acid condensation polymers, compositions comprising such compounds, processes for producing such compounds, and methods of using such compounds.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

05/25/17 / #20170144202

Flexible microstructured superhydrophobic materials

Described herein are flexible superhydrophobic films. Also described are methods for imparting superhydrophobicity to a variety of objects, for example objects having any shape or surface contours. For specific applications, the flexible superhydrophobic films include an adhesive backing layer, useful for attaching the film to objects. Some of the films... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

05/11/17 / #20170133250

Printing transferable components using microstructured elastomeric surfaces with pressure modulated reversible adhesion

In a method of printing a transferable component, a stamp including an elastomeric post having three-dimensional relief features protruding from a surface thereof is pressed against a component on a donor substrate with a first pressure that is sufficient to mechanically deform the relief features and a region of the... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

05/11/17 / #20170128015

Bioresorbable silicon electronics for transient implants

Provided are implantable and bioresorbable medical devices comprising a bioresorbable substrate and an electronic circuit supported by the bioresorbable substrate. The electronic circuit comprises a membrane of silicon having a thickness less than or equal to 5 μm and an array of dissolvable electrodes, wherein the dissolvable electrodes are formed... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

05/11/17 / #20170133248

Printing transferable components using microstructured elastomeric surfaces with pressure modulated reversible adhesion

In a method of printing a transferable component, a stamp including an elastomeric post having three-dimensional relief features protruding from a surface thereof is pressed against a component on a donor substrate with a first pressure that is sufficient to mechanically deform the relief features and a region of the... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

05/11/17 / #20170133689

Redox active colloidal particles for flow batteries

The invention provides a redox flow battery comprising a microporous or nanoporous size-exclusion membrane, wherein one cell of the battery contains a redox-active colloidal particle dispersed in a non-aqueous solvent. The redox flow battery provides enhanced ionic conductivity across the electrolyte separator and reduced redox-active species crossover, thereby improving the... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

04/27/17 / #20170117401

Mishfet having a comparatively high and selectable or customizable breakdown voltage

Representative embodiments provide an InAlN/GaN MISHFET having a predetermined breakdown voltage, calibrated to a permittivity-thickness parameter and selectable before or during transistor fabrication, which can be greater than 700 V for a normally-off InAlN/GaN MISHFET. Representative embodiments include a first dielectric layer coupled to a gate and to an InAlN... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

04/20/17 / #20170105963

Small molecules that induce intrinsic pathways apoptosis

Apoptosis is generally believed to be a process that requires several hours, in contrast to non-programmed forms of cell death that can occur in minutes. Our findings challenge the time-consuming nature of apoptosis. We describe herein the discovery and characterization of a small molecule, named Raptinal, which initiates intrinsic pathway... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

04/20/17 / #20170105952

Histone acetyl transferase activators and histone deacetylase inhibitors in the treatment of alcoholism

The present invention relates to the reduction of a symptom of an alcohol withdrawal state comprising administering a modulator of histone acetylation.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

04/20/17 / #20170105963

Small molecules that induce intrinsic pathways apoptosis

Apoptosis is generally believed to be a process that requires several hours, in contrast to non-programmed forms of cell death that can occur in minutes. Our findings challenge the time-consuming nature of apoptosis. We describe herein the discovery and characterization of a small molecule, named Raptinal, which initiates intrinsic pathway... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

04/20/17 / #20170105989

Compounds and methods for the treatment of cancer

Compositions and methods are disclosed in embodiments relating to induction of cell death such as in cancer cells. Compounds and related methods for synthesis and use thereof, including the use of compounds in therapy for the treatment of cancer and selective induction of apoptosis in cells are disclosed. Compounds are... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

04/20/17 / #20170106057

Composition and treating nucleic acid-related eye disease

Provided herein is a composition and a method for treating nucleic acid-related eye disease.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

04/20/17 / #20170108584

Method and null substraction ultrasound imaging

Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, applying different apodization weights for ultrasound echoes to generate a plurality of images of a target where one of the apodization weights has a zero mean value across an aperture of a transducer array and generating a null subtracted image of... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

04/20/17 / #20170108930

Haptic augmented and virtual reality system for simulation of surgical procedures

The present technology relates to systems, methods and devices for haptically-enabled virtual reality simulation of cerebral aneurysm clipping, wherein a user uses two physical stations during the simulation. The first station is a haptic and augmented reality station, and the second station is a haptic and virtual reality station.... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi

04/20/17 / #20170109872

System for background subtraction with 3d camera

A system for background image subtraction includes a computing device coupled with a 3D video camera, a processor o£ the device programmed to receive a video feed from the camera containing images of one or more subject that include depth information. The processor, for an image: segments pixels and corresponding... The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi








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 The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi 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 The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinoi with additional patents listed. Browse our Agent directory for other possible listings. Page by FreshPatents.com

###