Real Time Touch



new TOP 200 Companies filing patents this week

new Companies with the Most Patent Filings (2010+)




Real Time Touch

Brigham Young University patents


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

ARCHIVE: New 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 | Company Directory "B" | Brigham Young University-related inventors


Beam-to-column connection systems and moment-resisting frames including the same

Embodiments disclosed herein relate to a beam-to-column connection systems for a moment-resisting frame as well as moment-resisting frames that include such connection systems.. . ... Brigham Young University

Use of csa compounds to prevent microbial build-up or fouling of medical implants

This disclosure describes the use of cationic steroidal antimicrobial (csa) compounds to prevent microbial fouling of medical implants, including microbial fouling caused by bacterial and/or fungal biofilms. The csas are incorporated into the medical implants to provide effective antimicrobial properties. ... Brigham Young University

Use of cationic steroidal antimicrobials for sporicidal activity

This disclosure relates to sporicidal compositions and uses thereof. The sporicidal compositions include one or more cationic steroidal antimicrobials (csas). ... Brigham Young University

Lipodomic biomarkers of metabolic diseases in dairy cows

Lipid biomarkers for early detection of production-related metabolic disease in cattle are disclosed. The biomarkers are obtained from colostrum or milk. ... Brigham Young University

Multi-modal, multi-detector liquid chromatographic system

A system and method for performing liquid chromatography for separating molecules in a liquid solution, wherein a single column includes two of more separation segments, each separation segment having a separate detector immediately after each separation segment, wherein a mobile phase is inserted into a first separation segment and moves through the column until passing through a last separation segment, and then using the data from the detectors to perform compound identification.. . ... Brigham Young University

Compact acoustic resonator for enclosed systems

A noise reduction system includes an enclosed system in which undesirable acoustic noise is generated by one or more associated noise-generating subsystems, and an acoustic resonator mounted on an exterior wall of the enclosed system, with an opening being defined through the exterior wall to allow for the passage of sound pressure waves from within the enclosed system to the acoustic resonator. The acoustic resonator includes a neck connected to the exterior wall at the opening and through which sound pressure waves from the enclosed system travel, at least two branches extending off from the neck, and a resonator connected to a distal end of each of the at least two branches.. ... Brigham Young University

Methods for reducing cellular proliferation and treating certain diseases

Disclosed herein are methods of treating cancer and/or reducing cellular proliferation in a patient, comprising identifying a patient in need of treatment and administering a therapeutically effective amount of at least one cationic steroid antimicrobial (csa), or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. Kits comprising such compositions and instructions on such methods are also contemplated herein.. ... Brigham Young University

Multimodal probe array

The present approach relates to the fabrication and use of a probe array having multiple individual probes. In one embodiment, the probes of the probe array may be functionalized such that certain of the probes are suitable for electrical sensing (e.g., recording) or stimulation, non-electrical sensing or stimulation (e.g., chemical sensing and/or release of biomolecules when activated), or a combination of electrical and non-electrical sensing or stimulation.. ... Brigham Young University

Modeling of attacks on cyber-physical systemscyber-physical systems

Techniques of preventing sabotage attacks in cyber-physical systems involve automatically identifying links between nodes of a graph representing cyber-physical systems as vulnerable to sabotage attacks according to a vulnerability metric for each link. The vulnerability metric used depends on the particular sabotage attack used to determine the vulnerable links. ... Brigham Young University

Multi-reference interface inheritance for concurrent cad interoperability applications

A computer-implemented method for storing cax data includes storing a model of an engineering object within a cax database, receiving a request to add a feature to the model of the engineering object, verifying each parameter associated with the request against an object oriented interface corresponding to the parameter, and adding the feature to the model of an engineering object within the cax database. Each parameter may reference a class object within the cax database. ... Brigham Young University

Cell-free methods of detecting bioactive ligands

The present disclosure as disclosed in various embodiments is related to a bioassay for rapid screening and detection of bioactive ligands and screening for potential pharmaceuticals. In various embodiments are disclosed cell-free methods, systems, and kits for detecting bioactive ligands such as endocrine disrupting chemicals or nuclear hormone receptor modulators in a biological or environmental sample or for screening compounds for potential pharmaceutical application such as potential nuclear hormone receptor modulator pharmaceuticals.. ... Brigham Young University

Engineering software that uses a pseudo-singleton design pattern which supports asynchronous hierarchical updates in synchronous collaborative software

A method for multi-user cax editing includes receiving a hierarchical message in an asynchronous client-server application, the hierarchical message corresponding to an element of a cax model in a cax environment, identifying a reference portion of the hierarchical message upon which a remaining portion of the element depends, the reference portion being unique to the element, comparing the reference portion to a dictionary of the cax environment, receiving the reference portion of the element as a return output in response to identifying a match for the reference portion in the dictionary, and creating the reference portion of the element within the cax environment in response to identifying no match for the reference portion in the dictionary. A computer program product such as a computer readable medium and a computer system corresponding to the above method are also disclosed herein.. ... Brigham Young University

Graph comparison for conflict resolution

An apparatus includes an editing module that composes a first hierarchical dependency tree for a first local object model stored on a first client, the first local object model corresponding to a shared object model of an engineering object, and further composes a second hierarchical dependency tree for a second local object model stored on a second client, the second local object model corresponding to the shared object model. The apparatus includes a dependency tree module that compares the first hierarchical dependency tree to the second hierarchical dependency tree. ... Brigham Young University

Methods and compositions for generating crispr guide rna libraries

The disclosure generally relates to compositions, polynucleotides, kits, methods, and systems for generating clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats (crispr) libraries. Disclosed are polynucleotides encoding for a constant region of a crispr single guide rna (sgrna) or crispr targeting rna (crrna) having a non-palindromic recognition site for a type ii restriction enzyme oriented in a manner recognized by the type ii restriction enzyme for cutting a site past an end of the polynucleotide. ... Brigham Young University

03/22/18 / #20180079642

Microscale metallic cnt templated devices and related methods

A microscale device may include a patterned forest of vertically grown and aligned carbon nanotubes defining a carbon nanotube forest with the nanotubes having a height defining a thickness of the forest. The patterned forest may define a patterned frame that defines one or more components of the microscale device. ... Brigham Young University

03/08/18 / #20180067095

Analysis of concrete including a reinforcing bar

In one general aspect, a computer-readable storage medium can be configured to store instructions that when executed cause a processor to perform a process. The instructions comprising instructions to trigger flow of an alternating current having a waveform defining a range of frequencies from a waveform generator to a reinforcing bar embedded within concrete via a probe coupled to a surface of the concrete, and receive an indicator of a time-resolved current magnitude of the alternating current through a portion of the concrete associated with the surface of the concrete.. ... Brigham Young University

01/18/18 / #20180020536

Flexible and conformal electronics using rigid substrates

A flexible electronics assembly includes a single-piece substrate having two regions of rigidity separated by a localized region of flexibility. The localized region of flexibility has a lower rigidity than the two regions of rigidity. ... Brigham Young University

01/11/18 / #20180011180

Phased array radar systems for small unmanned aerial vehicles

Phased array radar systems for unmanned aerial vehicles (uavs) are disclosed. A disclosed example radar apparatus for a small uavs includes a transmitter to transmit a transmit signal in the x-band, a receive phased array including at least two receive antennas, wherein the receive phased array provides a field-of-view of at least 100 degrees in a first direction and at least 20 degrees in a second direction perpendicular to the first direction, a first processor programmed to determine a location of an object based on an output from each of the at least two antennas, a second processor programmed to perform collision avoidance based on the location of the object, and a mount to mechanically couple the radar apparatus to the uav.. ... Brigham Young University

01/04/18 / #20180000369

Extracting aperiodic components from a time-series wave data set

A method is described for extracting aperiodic components from a time-series wave data set for diagnosis purposes. The method may include collecting time-series wave data within a controlled environment were a plurality of contrasting conditions can be used in collecting the time-series wave data set. ... Brigham Young University

12/14/17 / #20170357741

Multi-user cax assembly load time reduction while maintaining inter-part consistency

A method for loading an assembly for a cax client includes determining referenced part ids referenced by the assembly and for each referenced part id, determining a latest applied command of saved checkpoints for each part file of a referenced part id. The method further includes determining any unapplied commands for each referenced part id, loading the part file for each referenced part id with the latest applied command to the cax client, and applying the unapplied commands sequentially by command number. ... Brigham Young University

12/14/17 / #20170357251

Operation serialization in a parallel workflow environment

A method for multi-user cax editing includes monitoring an operational state of a processor of a first cax client, receiving, at a communication filter of the first cax client, a first remote operation to be executed by the first cax client in a cax environment, populating the first remote operation to a queue formed in a memory structure in response to a determination that the operational state of the processor of the first cax client is executing a local operation when the first remote operation is received, and executing the first remote operation in the cax environment on the first cax client in response to a determination that the operational state of the processor of the first cax client is idle. A computer program product such as a computer readable medium and a computer system corresponding to the above method are also disclosed herein.. ... Brigham Young University

11/23/17 / #20170337296

Data protection in cax applications

A method for multi-user cax editing includes receiving a model of an engineering object, receiving a request to present a rendering of the model of the engineering object to a user on a display, determining viewing privileges of the user for the model of the engineering object, and rendering only those portions of the model of the engineering object on the display for which the user has viewing privileges. A computer program product such as a computer readable medium and a computer system corresponding to the above method are also disclosed herein.. ... Brigham Young University

11/23/17 / #20170337215

Data sharing in cax applications

A computer-implemented method for sharing cax data includes receiving cax data in a first cax format from a first client, storing the cax data in a plurality of alternate formats, receiving a request for the cax data from a second client, providing the cax data to the second client using at least one alternate format of the plurality of alternate formats responsive to receiving the request for the cax data from the second client. An apparatus and system corresponding to the above method is also disclosed herein.. ... Brigham Young University

11/23/17 / #20170333232

Vascular stents and related methods

A vascular stent assembly includes at least a first and a second strut, each including a thickness and a depth. The assembly includes a pair of end radii, with each of the first and second struts extending from one of the pair of end radii. ... Brigham Young University

11/23/17 / #20170332632

Microorganism-resistant materials and associated devices, systems, and methods

Microbially-resistant materials are disclosed and described, along with devices, surfaces, and associated methods. Such materials can be coated onto device surfaces, system surfaces, structures, and the like.. ... Brigham Young University

11/16/17 / #20170326679

Effort modulation for process control of friction stir operations

A system and method for making adjustments to output effort from a spindle driver using a multi-stage nested control loop of an active controller to provide constant power to a friction stir zone during a friction stir operation. Providing constant power facilitates temperature control within the friction stir zone and thereby improves the result of the operation. ... Brigham Young University

11/09/17 / #20170319677

Temperature sensitive multivalent bordetella avium vaccines

The present invention is related to various vaccine compositions against bordetella avium and methods for preparing and administering the various vaccine compositions. The present invention is related to multivalent vaccines compositions such as bivalent or trivalent vaccines for inoculating turkeys against from bordetella avium rhinotracheitis or coryza due to bordetella avium infection as well as methods of preparing and administering the multivalent vaccine compositions.. ... Brigham Young University

10/26/17 / #20170304933

Friction stir additive processing and methods thereof

In a general aspect, a method includes filling at least a portion of a cavity of a component with an additive material, and mixing, using a friction stir tool, a material of the component with the additive material. The additive material may be a liquid metal or a solid metal.. ... Brigham Young University

09/21/17 / #20170269034

Two-chamber dual-pore device

Provided is a device comprising a channel through and defined by a plurality of layers surrounding the channel, the channel connecting a first and a second chambers separated by the plurality of layers, wherein the plurality of layers comprise a first layer, a second layer; and a conductive middle layer disposed between the first and second layers, wherein the channel comprises (a) a first region defined by the first layer, denoted as an inlet, that is about 0.5 nm to about 100 nm in diameter and (b) a second region defined by the second layer, denoted as an outlet, wherein the inlet and the outlet are about 10 nm to about 1000 nm apart from each other, and wherein the first and second chambers and the middle layer are connected to a power supply. Also provided are methods of preparing and using the device, in particular for nucleic acid sequencing.. ... Brigham Young University

09/14/17 / #20170258963

Cationic steroidal antimicrobial compositions for the treatment of dermal tissue

This disclosure relates to dermal treatment compositions, such as dermal fillers and tissue glues, and injectable compositions that incorporate one or more cationic steroidal antimicrobials (csas). The csas are incorporated into the dermal treatment compositions to provide effective antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, analgesic, anti-swelling and/or tissue-healing properties. ... Brigham Young University

08/24/17 / #20170240968

Allelic polymorphisms associated with reduced risk for alzheimer's disease

The present invention provides methods for determining an individual's risk of developing alzheimer's disease. The methods include collecting a biological sample from an individual; genotyping a nucleic acid in the biological sample for a genetic polymorphism in a rab10 gene or a sar1a gene or both the rab10 gene and the sar1a gene, and determining from the genotyping a decreased risk of developing alzheimer's disease when the genetic polymorphism in the rab10 gene or the sar1a gene or both the rab10 gene and the sar1a gene is present. ... Brigham Young University

08/17/17 / #20170232004

Methods for treating fungal infections

Disclosed herein are methods of treating fungal infections in a patient, comprising identifying a patient in need of treatment and administering a therapeutically effective amount of at least one cationic steroid antimicrobial (csa), or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. Kits comprising such compositions and instructions on such methods are also contemplated herein.. ... Brigham Young University

08/03/17 / #20170219007

Non-planar closed-loop hinge mechanism with rolling-contact hinge

A hinged mechanism includes: panels; and hinges connecting respective pairs of the panels to each other in a closed loop so that the hinged mechanism is non-planar, wherein at least one of the hinges is a rolling-contact hinge. All of the hinges can be rolling-contact hinges. ... Brigham Young University

08/03/17 / #20170218616

Moment-resisting frames, kits for assembling the same, and methods of repairing the same

Various embodiments disclosed herein relate to moment-resisting frames, kits for assembling such moment-resisting frames, and methods of repairing such moment-resisting frames. In an embodiment, a moment-resisting frame includes a beam connected to a column using a moment-resisting connection. ... Brigham Young University

07/27/17 / #20170210776

Cationic steroidal antimicrobials

Disclosed herein are cationic steroidal antimicrobials (“csa compounds” or “ceragenins”) and methods of making the same. Particularly advantageous methods are identified for the synthesis of csa compounds. ... Brigham Young University

06/01/17 / #20170152280

Scaphopetalone analogs and their uses

The present disclosure relates to scaphopetalone analogs, methods of making the analogs, and their uses.. . ... Brigham Young University

05/18/17 / #20170138964

Systems, assays, and methods for determining risk factors for alzheimer's disease

A method of determining risk factors for alzheimer's disease in an individual, including assaying a biological medium obtained from the individual for a biomarker selected from biomarker 1, biomarker 2, biomarker 3, or biomarker 4, where biomarker 1 has a mass-to-charge ratio (m/z) of 602.3, biomarker 2 has a m/z of 804.6, biomarker 3 has a m/z of 874.6, and biomarker 4 has a m/z of 804.5, and where the presence of the two or more biomarkers in the individual indicates a risk factor of alzheimer's disease.. . ... Brigham Young University

05/18/17 / #20170137459

Hydrophobic ceragenin compounds and devices incorporating same

A hydrophobic cationic steroidal anti-microbial (ceragenin) compound forms an amphiphilic compound having a hydrophobic sterol face and a hydrophilic cationic face. Medical devices can be made incorporating the ceragenin compound.. ... Brigham Young University

05/11/17 / #20170128489

Organo-transition metal complexes for the treatment of viral infections

Organo-transition metal complexes possess anti-viral inhibitory activity against influenza a, including the s3 in mutant. The organo-transition metal complexes include a transition metal and at least one ligand based on the structure of an m2 proton channel blocker. ... Brigham Young University

05/04/17 / #20170121364

Hydrophobic ceragenin compounds and devices incorporating same

A hydrophobic cationic steroidal anti-microbial (ceragenin) compound forms an amphiphilic compound having a hydrophobic sterol face and a hydrophilic cationic face. Medical devices can be made incorporating the ceragenin compound.. ... Brigham Young University

04/20/17 / #20170109120

Method for preventing reference invalidation when reversing operations in synchronous collaborative applications

A computer-implemented method for preventing reference invalidation when reversing operations in synchronous collaborative applications may include (i) storing, on a client, a shared model of an engineering object including one or more features, (ii) receiving, from a user, an operation to be performed on the feature, (iii) before performing the operation, storing, in a command stack on the client, information sufficient to restore the feature to a state prior to performing the operation, (iv) receiving, from the user, a request to reverse the operation, (v) determining whether reversing the operation will create an invalid reference due to a conflicting operation having been performed on the feature at a second client, and (vi) in response to determining whether reversing the operation will create an invalid reference, reversing the operation or performing a resolution operation to prevent the reference invalidation. A system corresponding to the above method is also disclosed.. ... Brigham Young University

04/20/17 / #20170108462

Fabrication of high aspect ratio tall free standing posts using carbon-nanotube (cnt) templated microfabrication

In a general aspect, an apparatus can include a substrate and a post disposed on the substrate. The post can include a plurality of nanotubes and extend substantially vertically from the substrate. ... Brigham Young University

03/30/17 / #20170087551

Method for amplification-free nucleic acid detection on optofluidic chips

An optofluidic platform is constructed so as to comprise a planar, liquid-core integrated optical waveguides for specific detection of nucleic acids. Most preferably, the optical waveguides comprises antiresonant reflecting optical waveguide (arrows). ... Brigham Young University

03/23/17 / #20170080128

Novel endotracheal tube for the reduction of intubation-related complication in neonates and babies

This disclosure relates to medical devices incorporating one or more cationic steroidal antimicrobials (csas). The csas are incorporated into the medical devices to provide effective antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, and/or tissue-healing properties. ... Brigham Young University

02/16/17 / #20170045449

Nondestructive optical testing systems and related methods for predicting material failure

Embodiments disclosed herein relate to systems and methods for nondestructive testing of material to predict oncoming failure thereof. For example, components and/or elements of various devices may be nondestructively tested to predict and/or prevent failure of such components and elements during operation. ... Brigham Young University

02/09/17 / #20170035677

Oral care compositions

Aqueous and substantially non-aqueous oral compositions comprising a cationic steroidal compound are suitable for treating conditions of the oral cavity.. . ... Brigham Young University

01/26/17 / #20170024447

System, method, and apparatus for collaborative editing of common or related computer based software output

A system includes a collaborative data store that stores an object which can comprise a description, model, representation, arrangement or composition created by one or more contributors, the object comprising a plurality of features, the object encoded in a vendor-neutral format, a collaborative server configured to manage the collaborative data store, a first computer or electronic device client comprising at least one processor and configured to execute a first software application and enable the first user to edit the content of the object encoded in a first proprietary format that is different than the vendor-neutral format. The first computer or electronic device client and the collaborative server may be collectively configured to detect updates to the content of the object encoded in the first proprietary format, convert the updates to feature changes and update the object encoded in the vendor-neutral format with the feature changes.. ... Brigham Young University








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 Brigham Young University 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 Brigham Young University with additional patents listed. Browse our Agent directory for other possible listings. Page by FreshPatents.com

###