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 new patent  Method for producing graphite bodies

A method for the production of graphite bodies, including the step of provisioning a mixture including a high-temperature treated anthracite having a high vitrinite content and provisioning at least one binder coke precursor. The method also includes the steps of forming a green body from the mixture provided in the provisioning step, and carbonizing and graphitizing the green body.. ... Carbon Inc

 new patent  Material with at least two layer coverings

A material based on fibre-reinforced materials such as carbon-fibre reinforced plastics, prepegs, towpregs, with at least one locally pre-treated polymer covering. The covering has a hardness gradient, that is, from harder to softer from the inside to the surface of the covering.. ... Carbon Inc

Use of a composite material for heat management

The use of a composite material for heat management in the electrical and/or electronic area, in particular in a car. A grid-like structure filled with a phase change material (pcm), and to a composite material that includes a grid-like structure filled with pcm. ... Carbon Inc

Carbonaceous composite materials with snowball-like morphology

The present disclosure relates to a novel process for preparing isotropic carbonaceous composite particles with favorable crystallographic, morphological & mechanical properties, wherein relatively fine carbonaceous primary particles are coated with a carbonaceous binder precursor material, agglomerated and finally heat-treated at temperatures of between about 1850 and 3500° c. To convert the binder precursor material to non-graphitic or graphitic carbon, thereby resulting in stable highly isotropic carbonaceous composite materials wherein the primary particles of the aggregate are held together by the carbonized/graphitized binder. ... Carbon Inc

Renewable biomass derived carbon material for metallurgical processes and method of making the same

A method for the production of a carbon material entirely from raw biomass feedstock for use in connection with a metallurgical production and refining process such as the production of steel, aluminum or silicon. The carbon material has a carbon content of greater than 50% by volume of non-volatile, high purity fixed elemental carbon and includes physical properties such as coking strength, conductivity, density, porosity, surface area and particle size which may be individually modified to meet the requirements of a specific metallurgical application.. ... Carbon Inc

Vertical take-off and landing aircraft using hybrid-electric propulsion system

A vertical take-off and landing aircraft using a hybrid electric propulsion system includes an engine, a generator that produces electric power using power supplied by the engine, and a battery that stores the produced electric power. A motor receives the electric power stored in the battery and electric power produced by the generator but not stored in the battery and provides the power to a thrust generating apparatus. ... Carbon Inc

Sorbent compositions for the removal of boron from aqueous mediums

A sorbent composition for the removal of boron and/or borates from a fluid such as an aqueous medium. The sorbent composition includes a base sorbent material having a high porosity and surface area, and a boron-selective agent. ... Carbon Inc

Patterned focal plane arrays of carbon nanotube thin film bolometers with high temperature coefficient of resistance and improved detectivity for infrared imaging

A method of preparation of focal plane arrays of infrared bolometers includes processing carbon nanotubes to increase a temperature coefficient of resistance (tcr), followed by patterning to form focal plane arrays for infrared imaging.. . ... Carbon Inc

High-conductive carbon black with low viscosity

The present disclosure relates to novel carbon black materials characterized by a good retention of their structure in the compressed state, as shown, e.g., by a relatively high ratio of compressed oan/oan. The materials may inter alia be characterized by a low viscosity in dispersions and by exhibiting low electrical resistivity. ... Carbon Inc

Learned behavior based security

The present system and method pertain to the detection of malicious software and processes such as malware. A cloud security policy system receives hashes and behavioral information about applications and/or processes executing on user devices. ... Carbon Inc

Method of producing thermally protected composite

A method of producing a composite component (10) having a thermal protection layer (24) including the steps of: providing a composite component (10) with a primary fibre material (12) and with a primer layer (16) of alternative fibre material overlying the primary fibre material (12) at an area of the composite component intended for high thermal exposure, said area defining a thermal exposure area (18); applying a metallic bonding layer (22) to the primer layer (16) of the thermal exposure area (18) to create a bonding surface at the thermal exposure area (18); and applying a ceramic thermal protection layer (24) to the bonding surface for insulating the thermal exposure area (18) and/or for reflecting external thermal energy, the thermal protection layer (24) having a higher melting point than the metallic bonding layer (22).. . ... Carbon Inc

Renewable biomass derived carbon material and method of making the same

A method for the production of a carbon material entirely from raw biomass feedstock for use as a reinforcing agent, a filler or a pigment in rubbers and plastics and as a replacement for carbon black. The carbon material has a carbon content of greater than 50% by volume of non-volatile, high purity fixed elemental carbon, is free of environmentally hazardous chemical compounds and components surface area, and includes specific properties, such as density, hardness, or chemical composition to provide superior properties as a reinforcing agent.. ... Carbon Inc

Renewable pyrolysis-gas derived carbon black material and method of making the same

A method for the production of a carbon black entirely from raw biomass feedstock by pyrolytically decomposing the biomass feedstock in a controlled processing atmosphere at a preselected temperature for a preselected period of time to produce solid carbon material and wood gas, and using the wood gas as a fuel to pyrolyze added oils in a carbon black furnace to produce carbon black and gaseous by-products for processing the biomass feedstock. The carbon material has a carbon content of greater than 90% by volume of non-volatile, high purity fixed elemental carbon, is free of environmentally hazardous chemical compounds and components surface area, and includes specific properties, such as density, hardness, or chemical composition to provide superior properties in diverse applications.. ... Carbon Inc

Build plates for continuous liquid interface printing having permeable sheets and related methods, systems and devices

A build plate for a three-dimensional printer includes two or more flexible, optically transparent, gas-permeable sheets having upper and lower surfaces, the upper surface of a top one of the two or more gas-permeable sheets comprising a build surface for forming a three-dimensional object; and adhesive layers between each of the two or more sheets, wherein the two or more sheets and the adhesive layers together form a gas-permeable, rigid, optically transparent build plate that is configured to permit gas flow to the build surface.. . ... Carbon Inc

05/10/18 / #20180127906

Method for producing thin carbon fiber nonwovens by a horizontal splitting process

A method for horizontally splitting rolled-up web material in the sample thickness. A carbon fiber nonwoven is moved in relation to a knife structure in order to split off a layer or successively several layers from a roll web. ... Carbon Inc

05/10/18 / #20180127895

Process for the preparation of carbon felt electrodes for redox flow batteries and process for producing redox flow batteries

A process prepares metal-doped felt fabric made from carbon fibers. A textile structure of pre-oxidized polyacrylonitrile fibers is carbonized at temperatures of up to 1500° c. ... Carbon Inc

05/10/18 / #20180127672

Methods and apparatus for enhancing the energy content of carbonaceous materials from pyrolysis

Processes and systems for converting biomass into high-carbon biogenic reagents that are suitable for a variety of commercial applications. Pyrolysis in the presence of an inert gas is employed to generate hot pyrolyzed solids, condensable vapors, and non-condensable gases, followed by separation of vapors and gases, and cooling of the hot pyrolyzed solids in the presence of the inert gas. ... Carbon Inc

05/10/18 / #20180126630

Continuous liquid interface production with upconversion photopolymerization

A method of forming a three-dimensional object can be carried out by: (a) providing a carrier and an optically transparent member having a build surface, the carrier and the build surface defining a build region therebetween; (b) filling the build region with a polymerizable liquid, the polymerizable liquid comprising: (i) a polymerizable component; (ii) upconverting particles that are excited by light at a first wavelength and upon excitation emit light at a second wavelength that is shorter than the first wavelength; and (iii) a photoiniator that catalyzes polymerization of the polymerizable component upon excitation by light at the second wavelength; (c) irradiating the build region through the optically transparent member with an excitation light at the first wavelength, and optionally but in some embodiments preferably also advancing the carrier away from the build surface, wherein the excitation light is temporally and/or spatially modulated, to thereby form the three-dimensional object from the polymerizable liquid.. . ... Carbon Inc

05/10/18 / #20180126553

System and calibration, registration, and training methods

A method for manipulating a multi-link robotic arm includes: at a first time, recording a first optical image through an optical sensor arranged proximal a distal end of the robotic arm proximal an end effector; detecting a global reference feature in a first position in the first optical image; virtually locating a global reference frame based on the first position of the global reference feature in the first optical image; calculating a first pose of the end effector within the global reference frame at approximately the first time based on the first position of the global reference feature in the first optical image; and driving a set of actuators within the robotic arm to move the end effector from the first pose toward an object keypoint, the object keypoint defined within the global reference frame and representing an estimated location of a target object within range of the end effector.. . ... Carbon Inc

05/10/18 / #20180126547

System and calibration, registration, and training methods

One variation of a method for manipulating a multi-link robotic arm includes: accessing a virtual model of the target object; extracting an object feature representing the target object from the virtual model; at the robotic arm, scanning a field of view of an optical sensor for the object feature, the optical sensor arranged on a distal end of the robotic arm proximal an end effector; in response to detecting the object feature in the field of view of the optical sensor, calculating a physical offset between the target object and the end effector based on a position of the object feature in the field of view of the optical sensor and a known offset between the optical sensor and the end effector; and driving a set of actuators in the robotic arm to reduce the physical offset.. . ... Carbon Inc

05/03/18 / #20180119951

Rotary kiln made of a metal alloy

The present invention relates to a rotary kiln made of a metal alloy. The alloy is preferably chosen from the group of alloy 321, alloy 321h, alloy 347, alloy 347h, alloy 348 and alloy 348h. ... Carbon Inc

05/03/18 / #20180119278

Pecvd boat

A pecvd boat has at least one boat plate for accommodating wafers, for transport into and out of vacuum coating chambers. The boat plate is oriented vertically and has a plurality of u-shaped accommodating slots for accommodating wafers, which slots are oriented in the longitudinal direction of the boat plate and are open at the top, in such a way that the wafers inserted into the accommodating slots are aligned with the plate line of the boat plate.. ... Carbon Inc

05/03/18 / #20180118622

Methods and compositions for concrete production

The invention provides compositions and methods directed to carbonation of a cement mix during mixing. The carbonation may be in a stationary mixer or a transportable mixer, such as a drum of a ready-mix truck.. ... Carbon Inc

05/03/18 / #20180117958

Variable cross-sectional profile wheel rim

An improved wheel rim is provided that has a varying cross-sectional profile in the axial direction, the radial direction, or both that is not limited to any specific cross-section shape, number of repeating patterns, construction material or style, with the cross-sectional profile optionally varying either uniformly or non-uniformly.. . ... Carbon Inc

03/29/18 / #20180087215

Multilayer prespreg structure and method of manufacturing the same

Disclosed are a multilayer prepreg structure and a method of manufacturing the same. The multilayer prepreg structure includes a prepreg layer formed by impregnating a carbon fiber fabric with a first resin, and a fixed layer formed of a second resin having a higher curing rate than the first resin and provided on one surface of the prepreg layer.. ... Carbon Inc

03/15/18 / #20180077187

Cybersecurity incident detection systems and techniques

Behavioral baselines for a computer system may be accurately and efficiently established by (1) monitoring occurrences on the computer system, (2) determining, based on security rules or heuristics, which of the observed occurrences are associated with potential security risks, (3) identifying patterns of activity based on the suspicious occurrences, and (4) prompting a user to indicate whether the observed patterns of suspicious activity are expected or unexpected. Behavior baselines established in this manner can then be used to differentiate between expected and unexpected patterns of activity on the computer system.. ... Carbon Inc

03/15/18 / #20180076797

Systems and methods for a robust double node upset tolerant latch

Disclosed are a latch circuit and method for preventing double node upsets (dnus). A first, second, and third storage circuit, each comprising four inputs and an output, are electrically interconnected with a first and second three-input c-element circuit, each comprising three inputs and an output, and a two-input c-element circuit comprising two inputs and an output. ... Carbon Inc

03/15/18 / #20180073860

Systems and methods for compressive image sensor techniques utilizing sparse measurement matrices

Systems and methods for compressive image sensor techniques based on sparse measurement matrices are disclosed. A method to perform compressive sensing (cs) measurement operations for image sensors limits pixel summation to be within neighboring pixels and hence dramatically simplifies cs image sensor circuits and reduces their power consumption while providing better image quality compared to conventional random measurement matrix based methods. ... Carbon Inc

03/15/18 / #20180071977

Three- dimensional printing with flexible build plates

A build plate unit (400) for a three-dimensional printer includes a build plate (410) having an optically transparent member comprising a flexible, gas permeable, optically transparent sheet (414) having upper and lower opposing sides, wherein the flexible sheet upper side defines the build surface; and a flexible, gas permeable or impermeable, optically transparent base layer (412) on the lower side of the flexible sheet opposite the build region, wherein the build plate is configured to permit gas flow to the build surface.. . ... Carbon Inc

03/15/18 / #20180071976

Three-dimensional printing with reduced pressure build plate unit

A method of forming a three-dimensional object, comprising: providing a carrier (18, 418) and an optically transparent member having a build surface, said carrier (18, 418) and said build surface defining a build region therebetween; filling said build region with a polymerizable liquid, continuously or intermittently irradiating said build region with light through said optically transparent member to form a solid polymer from said polymerizable liquid, continuously or intermittently advancing (e.g., sequentially or concurrently with said irradiating step) said carrier (18, 418) away from said build surface to form said three-dimensional object from said solid polymer, said optically transparent member comprising a flexible layer (414, 514, 614) having upper and lower opposing sides, wherein the flexible layer (414, 514, 614) upper side defines the build region, the method further comprising forming a region of reduced pressure adjacent the flexible layer (414, 514, 614) lower side.. . ... Carbon Inc

03/08/18 / #20180065106

Methods and apparatus for producing activated carbon from biomass through carbonized ash intermediates

Biomass combustion processes may be controlled to intentionally generate a carbon-containing ash, from which activated carbon is produced according to the methods disclosed. Some variations provide an economically attractive process for producing an activated carbon product, the process comprising combusting a carbon-containing feedstock to generate energy, combustion products, and ash, wherein the ash contains at least 10 wt % carbon; separating and recovering carbon contained in said ash; and further activating or treating the separated carbon, to generate an activated carbon product. ... Carbon Inc

03/01/18 / #20180062338

Use of a carbon composite material for manufacturing electrical contact elements for a fuel pump, and contact element

The invention relates to the use of a carbon composite material for manufacturing electrical contact elements of a fuel pump operated in a fuel environment, the contact elements being designed as carbon molds, wherein, in addition to carbon, the carbon composite material comprises a thermosetting or thermoplastic binder and a metal content that amounts to more than 0.5% and less than 25% of the total mass of the carbon composite material.. . ... Carbon Inc

03/01/18 / #20180058064

Method and apparatus for intercepting water in a cavity wall

A flexible, elongate barrier comprising relatively rigid barrier portions connected by elastomeric joints is introduced slidingly into the cavity of a cavity wall and sealed to the outer leaf of the wall by introducing a portion of the barrier into a slot cut in the inner surface of the wall and/or by providing a water resistant composition which may be injected into the slot. The barrier may form an x or v shaped configuration defining a channel from which water is discharged via drains from the cavity. ... Carbon Inc

02/22/18 / #20180050304

Systems and methods for post combustion mercury control using sorbent injection and wet scrubbing

A sorbent composition for removing mercury from flue gas, including a powdered sorbent having a fifty percent distribution particle size of from about 20 micrometers to about 75 micrometers. The invention also include a method of cleaning flue gas, the method including injecting a powdered sorbent into the flue gas, wherein the powdered sorbent has a fifty percent distribution particle size of from about 20 micrometers to about 75 micrometers.. ... Carbon Inc

02/15/18 / #20180045264

Gas strut air spring

There is provided an air spring for supporting a load, the air spring comprises a chamber for holding a pressurised gas in use, a load-bearing surface arranged to transmit a force from a load in use to the pressurised gas held in the chamber. Importantly, in order to lower the spring rate, the chamber contains a mass of adsorptive material. ... Carbon Inc

02/15/18 / #20180043329

High mechanical strength sorbent product, system, and method for controlling multiple pollutants from process gas

A sorbent product, including from about 1 wt % to about 99 wt %, based on the total weight of the sorbent product, of at least one base sorbent material; and from about 1 wt % to about 99 wt %, based on the total weight of the sorbent product, of at least one binder. The sorbent product may further include at least from about 0 wt % to about 99% wt %, based on the total weight of the sorbent product, of at least one additional additive. ... Carbon Inc

02/08/18 / #20180037760

Method for producing water dispersion of oxidized carbon black particles

Provided is a method for conveniently producing a water dispersion of oxidized carbon black particles that exhibits excellent dispersibility and storage stability, in the case of producing a water dispersion of oxidized carbon black particles by liquid-phase oxidation of carbon black particles using a persulfate. In the method for producing a water dispersion of oxidized carbon black particles by bringing at least one persulfate and carbon black particles into contact to perform liquid-phase oxidation, in the presence of an inorganic alkali in an amount equal to or greater than an amount theoretically necessary for neutralizing an acidic product produced by the liquid-phase oxidation, the persulfate and the carbon black particles are brought into contact in water and subjected to liquid-phase oxidation treatment while being heated.. ... Carbon Inc

02/08/18 / #20180037461

Graphite production from biomass

The present invention relates primarily to methods of production of graphite from biomass, char or tar. The invention also provides novel apparatus and catalysts for the production of graphite from carbon-containing materials. ... Carbon Inc

02/01/18 / #20180029934

Methods and compositions for concrete production

The invention provides compositions and methods directed to carbonation of a cement mix during mixing. The carbonation may be in a stationary mixer or a transportable mixer, such as a drum of a ready-mix truck.. ... Carbon Inc

02/01/18 / #20180029409

A bicycle wheel hub, a bicycle wheel, a bicycle, a method of making a bicycle wheel and a method of making a bicycle

A bicycle wheel hub that includes a hub shell having a first end and a second end. The bicycle wheel hub also includes a first flange adjacent the first end and configured for the attachment of a first plurality of spokes, and a second flange adjacent the second end configured for the attachment of a second plurality of spokes.. ... Carbon Inc

02/01/18 / #20180029292

Continuous liquid interface production with sequential patterned exposure

A method of forming the body portion of a three-dimensional object (17) from a polymerizable liquid (16) is carried out by a process including advancing a carrier (18) for the object away from a build surface while irradiating a build region between the carrier and build surface in a pattern of advancing and irradiating defined by an operating mode. The body portion has a plurality of contiguous segments, with the irradiating carried out in sequentially presented slices of exposure. ... Carbon Inc

02/01/18 / #20180029009

Methods for the treatment of flue gas streams using sorbent compositions with reduced auto-ignition properties

An activated carbon sorbent composition comprising activated carbon and a passivation agent, wherein the activated carbon sorbent composition exhibits reduced self-heating or auto-ignition properties as compared to the activated carbon. The activated carbon sorbent composition may be utilized to sequester contaminants such as mercury from a flue gas stream. ... Carbon Inc

02/01/18 / #20180029008

Methods for the treatment of a flue gas stream in a flue gas train including a baghouse

A sorbent composition for enhanced baghouse function is described. The composition may include a sorbent such as powder activated carbon as well as an additive that is a heat moderator or a permeability agent. ... Carbon Inc

02/01/18 / #20180029006

Methods for the treatment of a flue gas stream using sorbent compositions having amorphous halogen species

Methods for the manufacture of sorbent compositions, sorbent compositions and methods for using the sorbent compositions. The methods include the utilization of an acidic halogen solution as a source of a halogen species that is dispersed on a solid sorbent. ... Carbon Inc

02/01/18 / #20180028971

Methods for the manufacture of a sorbent composition having a catalyst component

A sorbent composition that is useful for injection into a flue gas stream of a coal burning furnace to efficiently remove mercury from the flue gas stream. The sorbent composition may include a sorbent with an associated ancillary catalyst component that is a catalytic metal, a precursor to a catalytic metal, a catalytic metal compound or a precursor to a catalytic metal compound. ... Carbon Inc

02/01/18 / #20180028970

Methods for the treatment of a flue gas stream using catalytically-enhanced sorbent compositions

A sorbent composition that is useful for injection into a flue gas stream of a coal burning furnace to efficiently remove mercury from the flue gas stream. The sorbent composition may include a sorbent with an associated ancillary catalyst component that is a catalytic metal, a precursor to a catalytic metal, a catalytic metal compound or a precursor to a catalytic metal compound. ... Carbon Inc

02/01/18 / #20180028963

Methods for treating a flue gas stream using a wet scrubber unit

Sorbent compositions, comprising a solid sorbent, a dispersive agent, and optionally a capture agent for enhanced wet-flue gas desulfurization (wfgd) or wet scrubber unit function in a flue gas pollutant control stream is disclosed. The sorbent composition may include a sorbent with a dispersive agent, designed to enhance the dispersion of the sorbent in an aqueous sorption liquid of a wet scrubber unit, and therefore may be especially useful in egu or industrial boiler flue gas streams that include one or more wet scrubber units. ... Carbon Inc

01/25/18 / #20180022654

Compositions and methods for delivery of carbon dioxide

. . Compositions and methods are provided for a system in which liquid carbon dioxide, or a mixture of liquid and gaseous carbon dioxide, is converted to solid carbon dioxide by exiting an orifice at a sufficient pressure drop, e.g., for delivery of carbon dioxide to a concrete mixture in a mixer.. . ... Carbon Inc

01/25/18 / #20180022034

Fabrication of three dimensional objects with multiple operating modes

A method of forming the body portion of a three-dimensional object from a polymerizable liquid by the process of continuous liquid interface printing is described. The body portion has a plurality of contiguous segments, and the process includes advancing a carrier for the object away from a build surface while irradiating a build region between the carrier and build surface in a pattern of advancing and irradiating defined by an operating mode. ... Carbon Inc

01/18/18 / #20180015669

Build plates for continuous liquid interface printing having permeable base and adhesive for increasing permeability and related methods, systems and devices

A build plate for a three-dimensional printer includes a rigid, optically transparent, gas-permeable planar base having an upper surface and an opposing lower surface; a gas permeable adhesive layer on the base upper surface; and a flexible, optically transparent, gas-permeable sheet having upper and lower surfaces, the upper surface comprising a build surface for forming a three-dimensional object, the sheet lower surface positioned on the adhesive layer opposite the base.. . ... Carbon Inc

01/18/18 / #20180015662

Fabrication of three dimensional objects with variable slice thickness

A method of forming the body portion of a three-dimensional object from a polymerizable liquid by the process of continuous liquid interface printing is described. The process includes advancing a carrier for the object away from a build surface while irradiating a build region between the carrier and build surface in a pattern of advancing and irradiating defined by an operating mode, with the body portion having a plurality of contiguous segments and with the irradiating carried out in sequentially presented slices of exposure, each having a pattern that corresponds to a segment of the body portion. ... Carbon Inc

01/11/18 / #20180009163

Methods and apparatus for continuous liquid interface printing with electrochemically supported dead zone

A method of forming a three-dimensional object is carried out by: providing a carrier and an optically transparent member having a build surface, the carrier and the build surface defining a build region therebetween; filling the build region with a polymerizable liquid; irradiating the build region through the optically transparent member to form a solid polymer from the polymerizable liquid while concurrently advancing the carrier away from the build surface to form the three-dimensional object from the solid polymer, while also concurrently: (i) continuously maintaining a dead zone of polymerizable liquid in contact with the build surface by electrochemically generating a polymerization inhibitor therein from a precursor of the polymerization inhibitor, and (ii) continuously maintaining a gradient of polymerization zone (e.g., an active surface) between the dead zone and the solid polymer and in contact with each thereof, the gradient of polymerization zone comprising the polymerizable liquid in partially cured form. Apparatus for carrying out the method is also described.. ... Carbon Inc

01/11/18 / #20180009162

Method of additive manufacturing by intermittent exposure

A method of forming a three-dimensional object, is carried out by: providing a carrier and an optically transparent member having a build surface, the carrier and the build surface defining a build region therebetween; filling the build region with a polymerizable liquid, intermittently irradiating the build region with light through the optically transparent member to form a solid polymer from the polymerizable liquid, and continuously or intermittently advancing the carrier away from the build surface to form the three-dimensional object from the solid polymer. In some embodiments, the filling, irradiating, and/or advancing steps are carried out while also concurrently: (i) continuously maintaining a dead zone of polymerizable liquid in contact with the build surface, and (ii) continuously maintaining a gradient of polymerization zone between the dead zone and the solid polymer and in contact with each thereof, the gradient of polymerization zone comprising the polymerizable liquid in partially cured form.. ... Carbon Inc

01/04/18 / #20180001552

Method and apparatus for three-dimensional fabrication of continuous sheets of material

A method of forming a three-dimensional object including a continuous sheet of material includes: (a) providing at least one drive roller and a build plate, with the build plate including an optically transparent member, with the optically transparent member including a build surface, and with the build surface at least partially defining a build region and the at least one drive roller adjacent the build region; (b) filling the build region with a polymerizable liquid; (c) irradiating the build region with light through the optically transparent member to form a solid polymer from the polymerizable liquid; and (d) rotating the at least one drive roller to form the three-dimensional object from the solid polymer and/or to advance (or draw) the continuous sheet of material away from the build region.. . ... Carbon Inc

01/04/18 / #20180001257

Multi-functional composition of matter for rapid removal of mercury from a flue gas

A multi-functional composition of matter that is useful for injection into a flue gas stream to rapidly and efficiently remove mercury from the flue gas stream. The multi-functional composition of matter may include a fixed carbon sorbent and minerals, halogens in the form of halide salts, as well as other physical and chemical properties to enhance (1) the oxidation reaction kinetics for the oxidation of mercury species and (2) the mass diffusion kinetics of the mercury species.. ... Carbon Inc

01/04/18 / #20180001255

Solvent and method for removing acid gases from a gaseous mixture

A solvent and method for removing carbon dioxide from a gaseous mixture flow with high carbon dioxide partial pressures are disclosed. The solvent includes a secondary or tertiary amine, an amine activator, a physical solvent (e.g., thioalkanol), and a carbonate buffer. ... Carbon Inc

12/28/17 / #20170368740

Dual cure resins containing microwave absorbing materials and methods of using the same

Provided herein according to some embodiments is a method of forming a three-dimensional intermediate object with a polymerizable liquid, said polymerizable liquid comprising a mixture of (i) a microwave absorbing material, (ii) a light polymerizable liquid first component, and (iii) a second solidifiable component that is different from said first component. Optionally, but in some embodiments preferably, the method includes supporting the three-dimensional intermediate with a separate support media prior to solidifying and/or curing the second solidifiable component in the three-dimensional intermediate to form the three-dimensional object; and then optionally separating said support media when present from said three-dimensional object.. ... Carbon Inc

12/21/17 / #20170361340

Systems, lances, nozzles, and methods for powder injection resulting in reduced agglomeration

A lance for powder injection resulting in reduced agglomeration, including an outer tubular member having a first end, a second end, and an inner flowpath extending from the first end to the second end; an inner tubular member having a first end, a second end, and a, inner flowpath extending from the first end to the second end, the inner tubular member disposed within the inner flowpath of the outer tubular member for providing an annular space between the outer tubular member and the inner tubular member; and one or more orifices in the inner tubular member for providing a flowpath between the annular space and the inner flowpath of the inner tubular member. Additional lances, systems, and methods are also included.. ... Carbon Inc

12/14/17 / #20170355132

Three-dimensional printing of objects with breathing orifices

A method of forming a three-dimensional object, the object having a wall and an internal cavity, with the wall having an upper portion and a lower portion, is carried out by: providing a carrier and an optically transparent member having a build surface, the carrier and the build surface defining a build region therebetween; filling the build region with a polymerizable liquid; continuously or intermittently irradiating the build region with light through the optically transparent member to form a solid polymer from the polymerizable liquid, and continuously or intermittently advancing (e.g., sequentially or concurrently with said irradiating step) said carrier away from said build surface to form said three-dimensional object from said solid polymer, with the method further including the step of forming a breathing orifice in the wall upper portion (e.g., adjacent the carrier) while forming said three-dimensional object. Apparatus for carrying out the method is also described.. ... Carbon Inc

12/14/17 / #20170354925

Capturing carbon dioxide

Techniques for distributing a liquid in a liquid-gas system include flowing a liquid into a system of nozzles and basin of the liquid-gas contacting system; and operating the nozzles and basin system with a distribution sub-assembly configured to operate the nozzles under a plurality of liquid flow rates and maintaining a consistent spatial liquid distribution of the liquid within the distribution sub-assembly at the plurality of liquid flow rates.. . ... Carbon Inc

11/30/17 / #20170345624

Method and apparatus for reproducing component of semiconductor manufacturing apparatus, and reproduced component

A method and apparatus for reproducing a component of a semiconductor manufacturing apparatus, and a reproduced component are provided. The method may include a preparing step of preparing a damaged component of a semiconductor manufacturing apparatus, a first cleaning step of cleaning the damaged component, a masking step of masking at least one of areas including an undamaged part of the damaged component, a reproduced part forming step of forming a reproduced part on the damaged component using a chemical vapor deposition (cvd), a post-grinding step of grinding the damaged component with the reproduced part, and a second cleaning step of cleaning the damaged component with the reproduced part.. ... Carbon Inc

11/30/17 / #20170341013

Method for treating a flue gas stream with a sorbent composition having pneumatic conveyance capabilities

Sorbent compositions including sorbent particles of a small particle sized sorbent with increased pneumatic conveyance properties. The sorbent compositions have relatively small median particle size and have a controlled particle size distribution (psd). ... Carbon Inc

11/23/17 / #20170335494

Flexible second gas barrier with improved fatigue strength and method for manufacturing the same

A flexible second gas barrier for a liquefied gas storage tank which includes a stiffener fabric weaved with two or more kinds of fiber yarn selected from a group consisting of a glass fiber, a carbon fiber, an aramid fiber, and a synthetic fiber. The stiffener fabric is weaved so that a hybrid fiber yarn is made by 2-ply yarning two or more kinds of a single yarn or a twisted yarn of fiber yarn selected from a group consisting of a glass fiber, a carbon fiber, an aramid fiber, or a synthetic fiber, is included in the weft and/or warf so that repeated fatigue resistance, even under cryogenic conditions, is achieved, which ultimately has the effect of solving the problems associated with repeated load increase imposed on the second gas barrier as the thickness of lngc foam increases.. ... Carbon Inc

11/23/17 / #20170333868

Carbon micro-plant

The present disclosure provides biorefining systems for co-producing activated carbon along with primary products. A host plant converts a feedstock comprising biomass into primary products and carbon-containing co-products; a modular reactor system pyrolyzes and activates the co-products, to generate activated carbon and pyrolysis off-gas; and an oxidation unit oxidizes the pyrolysis off-gas, generating co2, h2o, and energy. ... Carbon Inc

11/23/17 / #20170333831

Process for separating a product gas from a gaseous mixture utilizing a gas pressurized separation column and a system to perform the same

A gas pressurized separation system strips a product gas from a stream yielding a high pressure gaseous effluent containing the product gas such as may be used to capture co2 from coal fired post combustion flue gas capture and to purify natural gas, syngas and eor recycle gas. The system comprises a gas pressurized stripping column allowing flow of one or more raw streams in a first direction and allowing flow of one or more high pressure gas streams in a second direction, to strip the product gas into the high pressure gas stream and yield a high pressure gaseous effluent that contains the product gas. ... Carbon Inc

11/23/17 / #20170333736

Personal protection device

The invention relates to a low pressure drop personal protection device for providing protection against a range of toxic industrial chemicals and chemical warfare agents and capable of being worn by a wide range of users. The device comprises: a flexible polymeric hood in which the polymer is selected to be impermeable to the toxic challenge molecules; a neck seal for sealing the hood about the neck;a half mask for providing connection for a canister; and a low pressure drop canister system for providing chemical protection. ... Carbon Inc

11/16/17 / #20170331893

Systems and methods for third-party policy-based file distribution in an aggregation of cloud storage services

The present disclosure describes systems and methods for aggregation and management of cloud storage to leverage third-party storage policies. Some cloud storage providers may allow users to store some types of files for free, without counting the files against a storage quota or limit, such as photos. ... Carbon Inc

11/16/17 / #20170331892

Systems and methods for processing-based file distribution in an aggregation of cloud storage services

The present disclosure describes systems and methods for aggregation and management of cloud storage to leverage processing provided by a cloud provider with aggregation of cloud storage services. Files may be pipelined to the processing provider and then resynchronized to an alternate storage service, with processing or metadata retained. ... Carbon Inc

11/16/17 / #20170331880

Systems and methods for aggregation of cloud storage

The present disclosure describes systems and methods for aggregation and management of cloud storage among a plurality of providers. In a first aspect, the invention is directed to file distribution and management across multiple cloud services via a storage manager. ... Carbon Inc

11/16/17 / #20170331796

Systems and methods for obfuscation of data via an aggregation of cloud storage services

The present disclosure describes systems and methods for aggregation and management of cloud storage among a plurality of providers via file fragmenting to provide increased reliability and security. In one implementation, fragments or blocks may be distributed among a plurality of cloud storage providers, such that no provider retains a complete copy of a file. ... Carbon Inc

11/16/17 / #20170329968

Cybersecurity systems and techniques

Cybersecurity systems and techniques are described. A cybersecurity method may include generating a process fingerprint of a process, wherein the process fingerprint identifies the process based, at least in part, on dynamic features of the process. ... Carbon Inc

11/16/17 / #20170329677

Systems and methods for secure file management via an aggregation of cloud storage services

The present disclosure describes systems and methods for aggregation and management of cloud storage among a plurality of providers via file fragmenting to provide increased reliability and security. In one implementation, fragments or blocks may be distributed among a plurality of cloud storage providers, such that no provider retains a complete copy of a file. ... Carbon Inc

11/16/17 / #20170327421

High temperature hydrator

A method includes transferring at least one feed stream including calcium oxide calcium carbonate, water, and a fluidizing gas into a fluidized bed; contacting the calcium oxide with the water; based on contacting the calcium oxide with the water, initiating a hydrating reaction; producing, from the hydrating reaction, calcium hydroxide and heat; transferring a portion of the heat of the hydrating reaction to the calcium carbonate; and fluidizing the calcium oxide, calcium hydroxide, and the calcium carbonate into a first fluidization regime and a second fluidization regime. The first fluidization regime includes at least a portion of the calcium carbonate and at least a portion of the calcium oxide, and the second fluidization regime includes at least a portion of the calcium hydroxide and at least another portion of the calcium oxide. ... Carbon Inc

11/09/17 / #20170321139

High-carbon biogenic reagents and uses thereof

This invention provides processes and systems for converting biomass into high-carbon biogenic reagents that are suitable for a variety of commercial applications. Some embodiments employ pyrolysis in the presence of an inert gas to generate hot pyrolyzed solids, condensable vapors, and non-condensable gases, followed by separation of vapors and gases, and cooling of the hot pyrolyzed solids in the presence of the inert gas. ... Carbon Inc

10/26/17 / #20170305107

Structure applying the glass fiber-reinforced resin foam having excellent fatigue resistance and insulating properties and manufacturing method thereof

A vehicle sandwich structure composed of a foamed resin article in sheet form forming the core, a fiber-reinforced composite layer forming a surface material that is located on one or both sides of the foamed resin article in thickness direction; forming a binding layer of core and surface materials between the foamed resin article and the fiber-reinforced composite layer; a large number of glass fibers being inserted within said foamed resin article; more than 70% of total glass fibers being the glass fibers which form an angle between the longitudinal direction of each glass fiber and said foamed resin article, the angle of which satisfying a range from 45° to 90°.. . ... Carbon Inc

10/05/17 / #20170283570

Resin composition for high speed curing prepreg for car body parts through press method and a prepreg product containing the same

The present invention relates to a prepreg which is manufactured by impregnating thermosetting resin composition and at least one thermoplastic additive into unidirectional carbon fiber, and to a resin composition for high speed curing prepreg for car body parts through press method and a prepreg product containing the same by differentiating a resin constituent, a resin equivalent weight, viscosity, gel time and glass transition temperature differing from those described in the prior art.. . ... Carbon Inc

10/05/17 / #20170282475

Wheel spider with assembled spoke elements and connection of wheel spider to rim well

A wheel includes a rim having a rim well and rim flanges, a hub, and at least three spoke elements. Each spoke element forms at least one spoke between the hub and the rim. ... Carbon Inc

09/28/17 / #20170279822

Systems and techniques for guiding a response to a cybersecurity incident

A cybersecurity engine can guide a forensic investigation of a security incident by estimating the utility of investigating events associated with the security incident, selecting a subset of such events based on the estimated utilities, and presenting data associated with the selected events to the investigator. A method for guiding a response to a security incident may include estimating, for each of a plurality of security events associated with the security incident, a utility of investigating the security event. ... Carbon Inc

09/28/17 / #20170274317

Carbon capture solvents having alcohols and amines and methods for using such solvents

Methods and compositions useful, for example, for physical solvent carbon capture. The solvents may include an aqueous mixture of 2-amino-2-methylproponol, 2-piperazine-1-ethylamine, diethylenetriamine, 2-methylamino-2-methyl-1-propanol, and potassium carbonate or potassium carbonate buffer salt. ... Carbon Inc

09/21/17 / #20170272469

Using private threat intelligence in public cloud

A distributed security system and method are disclosed that enable access to known threat events from threat intelligence feeds when the system includes public cloud components. A cloud-based security policy system stores observable events for security incidents detected by and sent from user devices within an enterprise network. ... Carbon Inc

09/21/17 / #20170272462

System and method for process hollowing detection

A method and system for remediating a process hollowing intrusion on a user device comprising detecting a process starting on the user device, preparing the process to monitor application programming interface (api) calls between the process and an operating system of the user device, determining whether the process is associated with a process hollowing intrusion based on information associated with the process and/or the api calls, and executing security policies against the process associated with the process hollowing intrusion. In examples, it is determined whether the child process is associated with a process hollowing intrusion in response to determining whether one or more api calls associated with known process hollowing intrusions modify executable memory of and/or modify an entry point address of the child process.. ... Carbon Inc

09/21/17 / #20170272452

Multi-host threat tracking

A system and method for tracking data security threats within an organization is proposed. A threat aggregator process executing on an analysis computer system within the organization receives events indicating possible threats observed by and sent from different user devices and aggregates related events into threats. ... Carbon Inc

09/21/17 / #20170270296

System and method for reverse command shell detection

A system and method for detecting reverse command shell intrusions at a process-level on a user device is disclosed. In one embodiment, the system detects each process starting on an operating system of the user device, such as a mobile phone or laptop computer, and monitors application programming interface (api) calls between each process and the operating system. ... Carbon Inc

09/21/17 / #20170267308

Arrangement for mounting a rear wheel axle

An arrangement for mounting a rear wheel axle, having a dropout and a slide which is movable relative to a chain stay. The slide is displaceably arranged within the chain stay, which is hollow in this region, whilst the dropout is provided outside the chain stay and the slide and the dropout are connected to one another through at least one opening in the chain stay.. ... Carbon Inc

09/21/17 / #20170266895

Molding tool assembly

A molding tool assembly, in particular for producing rotor blades of wind power plants, having a first mold shell (20) and a second mold shell (22) each for receiving one workpiece part, wherein the two mold shells in a proximal position face one another but do not bear on one another, having securing means for holding a workpiece part in at least one of the mold shells and having centering means for mutually centering the two mold shells in the proximal position or during convergence of the mold shells. The centering means and the securing means are mechanically intercoupled.. ... Carbon Inc

09/14/17 / #20170259498

Directed ink deposition of additive material using a needle brush

. . A technique to have precise materials deposition in the micro and nanometer scale relating to 3d printing. A microfluidic pipette and an atomic force microscopy (afm) needle are used to position the pipette a distance from a working stage to avoid surface tension physics associated with droplet formation of pipette excreted material, “ink.” the combination provides greater control over both the amounts of placement of the ink. ... Carbon Inc

09/07/17 / #20170256778

New graphite material

. . The present invention provides a novel non-exfoliated graphite powder containing highly oriented grain aggregates (hoga) having a new morphology and surface chemistry, methods for the production of such graphite powders as well as products containing such novel graphite particles.. . ... Carbon Inc

09/07/17 / #20170253077

Vehicle wheel comprising a wheel rim and a wheel disc

The invention relates to a vehicle wheel comprising a wheel rim, a wheel disc and at least one connecting element that connects the wheel disc and the wheel rim, wherein the connecting element is guided through a through-hole of the wheel rim and is joined in a joining channel of the wheel disc. According to the invention, an elongated sleeve (4, 4.1, 4.2, 4.3) is provided that surrounds the connecting element (3, 3.1, 3.2) coaxially, which sleeve is designed and arranged in such a way that at least part of said sleeve interlockingly extends into a corresponding recess (7) of the wheel rim (1.1, 1.2) and into a corresponding recess (8) of the wheel disc (2.1).. ... Carbon Inc

08/31/17 / #20170246586

Process and apparatus for separating entrained amines from a gas stream

This disclosure relates to a process for removing acid gases from a gas stream enriched in acid gases, wherein: (a) the gas stream enriched in acid gases is contacted in an absorption zone with an absorption medium, wherein the absorption medium is an aqueous medium comprising an amine, to form a gas stream depleted in acid gases which comprises an entrained amine and an absorption medium enriched in acid gases; and (b) treating the gas stream depleted in acid gases which comprises an entrained amine in a scrubbing zone with a scrubbing medium, wherein the scrubbing medium is an aqueous medium comprising an amine, the amount of amine comprised by the scrubbing medium being about 0 to about 10.0 wt. %, to form a gas stream depleted in acid gases and in amine and a scrubbing medium enriched in amine.. ... Carbon Inc

08/24/17 / #20170239909

Thermoplastic bonded preforms and thermoset matrices formed therewith

. . A thermoplastic bonded preform and method of manufacturing the preform are disclosed. The preform comprises a primary fiber comprising little or no sizing; a mechanical fiber; and a thermoplastic.. ... Carbon Inc

08/24/17 / #20170239887

Methods of producing three-dimensional objects from materials having multiple mechanisms of hardening

A method of forming a three-dimensional object is carried out by: (a) providing a carrier and an optically transparent member having a build surface, the carrier and the build surface defining a build region therebetween; (b) filling the build region with a polymerizable liquid, the polymerizable liquid including a mixture of (i) a light polymerizable liquid first component, and (ii) a second solidifiable component that is different from the first component; (c) irradiating the build region with light through the optically transparent member to form a solid polymer scaffold from the first component and also advancing the carrier away from the build surface to form a three-dimensional intermediate having the same shape as, or a shape to be imparted to, the three-dimensional object, and containing the second solidifiable component carried in the scaffold in unsolidified and/or uncured form; and (d) concurrently with or subsequent to the irradiating step, solidifying and/or curing the second solidifiable component in the three-dimensional intermediate to form the three-dimensional object.. . ... Carbon Inc

08/17/17 / #20170234387

Non-woven, fracture reducing brake rotor preforms and pads

The present disclosure describes brake rotor preforms and brake pads configured to reduce fracturing and failure of brake rotors by distributing the axial force applied during braking across butt joints between abutting segments of preforms and rotors manufactured therefrom. The preforms comprise a spiral annular structure formed about a longitudinal axis from a plurality of carbon fiber precursor tow segments having a partial annular shape. ... Carbon Inc

08/17/17 / #20170233284

Methods and systems requiring lubrication

Methods and systems in which a molten glass gob, which is processed according to the method or in the system, has a lubricant applied thereto. As it is processed in the system, the molten glass gob mass having the lubricant applied thereto is used to transfer lubricant to a part or parts of the system.. ... Carbon Inc

08/17/17 / #20170233252

Carbon aerogels, process for their preparation and their use

The invention relates to carbon aerogels with particle sizes less than 1 μm. The carbon aerogels are prepared by (a)reacting a mono- and/or polyhydroxybenzene, an aldehyde and a catalyst in a reactor at a reaction temperature t in the range from 75-200° c. ... Carbon Inc

08/10/17 / #20170226020

Method for producing a ceramic component composed of a plurality of joined preforms and component obtained by the method

A method for producing a component includes a) providing at least two preforms each made of a carbon composite material, b) joining the at least two preforms at least at one respective connecting surface to form a composite, in which a joining compound is introduced between the joining surfaces of the preforms and then cured and the joining compound contains silicon carbide and at least one polymer adhesive, and c) siliconizing the composite to form the component. A component, such as an optical component produced thereby, is also provided.. ... Carbon Inc

08/10/17 / #20170225149

Solid phase extraction column, preparation method therefor, and pre-processing method of chemical sample based on solid phase extraction column

A solid phase extraction column, preparation method therefor, and pre-processing method of chemical sample based on solid phase extraction column. The solid phase extraction column includes a separation column, and a solid phase extraction agent tilled within the separation column. ... Carbon Inc

08/03/17 / #20170222241

Membrane electrode assembly

Membrane electrode assembly for pem fuel cells, including a proton exchange membrane, two catalyst layers (anode and cathode catalyst layer), and two gas diffusion layers, the anodic one of which is based on a carbon fiber paper and is provided with a microporous layer including graphite, carbon nanotubes or carbon nanofibers, and ptfe, whereas the cathodic gas diffusion layer is based on a carbon fiber structure and is provided with a microporous layer based on carbon black, carbon nanotubes and/or carbon nanofibers, and ptfe.. . ... Carbon Inc

08/03/17 / #20170222230

Manufacturing method of nitrogenous carbon electrode and flow cell provided therewith

A manufacturing method of nitrogenous carbon electrode and flow cell provided therewith is disclosed. Firstly, a preformed body is performed by mixing a carbon material, a polymeric material and a modifier. ... Carbon Inc

08/03/17 / #20170221646

Nitrogen-containing porous carbon material, and capacitor and manufacturing method thereof

A nitrogen-containing porous carbon material, and a capacitor and a manufacturing method thereof are provided. A carbon material, a macromolecular material and a modified material are mixed into a preform. ... Carbon Inc

07/27/17 / #20170213963

Continuous, scalable deposition of aligned carbon nanotubes using sprays of carbon nanotube solutions

. . A system for producing a layer of aligned carbon nanotubes, the system comprising: a sprayer, a solution delivery tube configured to deliver a carbon nanotube solution to the sprayer, and a reservoir configured to contain a subphase. The sprayer is configured to generate a continuous spray of the carbon nanotube solution. ... Carbon Inc

07/27/17 / #20170210481

Vertical take-off and landing aircraft using hybrid-electric propulsion system

A vertical take-off and landing aircraft using a hybrid electric propulsion system includes an engine, a generator that produces electric power using power supplied by the engine, and a battery that stores the produced electric power. A motor receives the electric power stored in the battery and electric power produced by the generator but not stored in the battery and provides the power to a thrust generating apparatus. ... Carbon Inc

07/27/17 / #20170210077

Three-dimensional printing using carriers with release mechanisms

A method of forming a three-dimensional object (17) includes: providing a carrier (18) and an optically transparent member (15) having a build surface, the carrier (18) and the build surface defining a build region therebetween; filling the build region with a polymerizable liquid (16); irradiating the build region with light (12) through the optically transparent member (15) to form a solid polymer from the polymerizable liquid; and advancing the carrier (18) away from the build surface to form the three-dimensional object (17) from the solid polymer. The carrier (18) includes at least one retain and release (34) feature that is configured to: i) retain the three-dimensional object (17) formed from the solid polymer on the carrier (18) in a first state; and ii) facilitate release of the three-dimensional object (17) formed from the solid polymer from the carrier (18) in a second state.. ... Carbon Inc

07/13/17 / #20170200950

Hydrophilic surface-modified carbonaceous particulate material

The present disclosure relates to a novel surface-modified carbonaceous particulate material having a hydrophilic non-graphitic carbon coating. The material can for example be produced by cvd-coating of a carbonaceous particulate material such as graphite followed by an oxidation treatment under defined conditions. ... Carbon Inc

06/29/17 / #20170187808

Systems and methods for remote management of appliances

The present disclosure describes systems and methods for remote management of appliances. The appliance may be configured to periodically check in a predetermined online location for the presence of a trigger file identifying one or more appliances directed to contact a management server for maintenance. ... Carbon Inc

06/29/17 / #20170182858

Transfer method and apparatus

The present invention provides apparatus for transferring a load, comprising at least one unitary element of adsorptive material that increases an effective working volume of an enclosure for containing a pressurised gas that transfers a load between a first load transfer element and a further load transfer element. Use of at least one unitary element of adsorptive material is also provided to increase an effective working volume of an enclosure for containing a pressurised gas that transfers a load between a first load transfer element and a further load transfer element. ... Carbon Inc

06/22/17 / #20170180394

Systems and methods for automatic detection of malicious activity via common files

The present disclosure describes systems and methods for detection and mitigation of malicious activity regarding user data by a network backup system. In a first aspect, a backup system receiving and deduplicating backup data from a plurality of computing devices may detect, based on changes in uniqueness or shared rates for files, atypical modifications to common files, and may take steps to mitigate any potential attack by maintaining versions of the common files prior to the modifications or locking backup snapshots. ... Carbon Inc

06/22/17 / #20170177867

Systems and methods for automatic snapshotting of backups based on malicious modification detection

The present disclosure describes systems and methods for detection and mitigation of malicious activity regarding user data by a network backup system. In a first aspect, a backup system receiving and deduplicating backup data from a plurality of computing devices may detect, based on changes in uniqueness or shared rates for files, atypical modifications to common files, and may take steps to mitigate any potential attack by maintaining versions of the common files prior to the modifications or locking backup snapshots. ... Carbon Inc

06/22/17 / #20170174827

Cyclic ester dual cure resins for additive manufacturing

Disclosed herein are methods of forming a three-dimensional object having a biodegradable or bioerodible polymer or copolymer. In some embodiments, the methods include providing a dual cure resin with a photoinitiator, monomers and/or prepolymers that are polymerizable by exposure to actinic radiation or light, at least one cyclic ester, a ring-opening polymerization initiator, and a ring-opening polymerization catalyst. ... Carbon Inc

06/22/17 / #20170174518

Carbon nanostructures and networks produced by chemical vapor deposition

The invention pertains to a method for manufacturing crystalline carbon nanostructures and/or a network of crystalline carbon nanostructures, comprising: (i) providing a bicontinuous micro-emulsion containing metal nanoparticles having an average particle size between 1 and 100 nm; (ii) bringing said bicontinuous micro-emulsion into contact with a substrate; and (iii) subjecting said metal nanoparticles and a gaseous carbon source to chemical vapor deposition, thus forming carbon nanostructures and/or a network of carbon nanostructures. Therewith, it is now possible to obtain crystalline carbon nanostructures networks, preferably carbon nanotubes networks.. ... Carbon Inc

06/22/17 / #20170173881

Three-dimensional printing using selectively lockable carriers

A method includes: providing a three-dimensional printer including a build surface and a carrier that is movable away from and toward the build surface; advancing the carrier toward the build surface and contacting a lower surface of the carrier with the build surface or a fixture or frame member adjacent the build surface to align the carrier in an aligned position with the lower surface of the carrier parallel to the build surface; and locking the carrier in a locked state to maintain the carrier in the aligned position.. . ... Carbon Inc

06/22/17 / #20170173880

Method and apparatus for three-dimensional fabrication with gas injection through carrier

A method of forming a three-dimensional object (17), is carried out by: (a) providing a carrier (18′) and an optically transparent member having a build surface, with the carrier and the build surface defining a build region therebetween; (b) filling the build region with a polymerizable liquid; (c) irradiating the build region with light through the optically transparent member to form a solid polymer from the polymerizable liquid; and (d) advancing the carrier away from the build surface to form the three-dimensional object from the solid polymer; (e) wherein the carrier has at least one channel (32) formed therein, the method further including supplying pressurized gas into the build region through the at least one channel during at least a portion of the filling, irradiating and/or advancing steps. An apparatus for performing the method is also disclosed.. ... Carbon Inc

06/22/17 / #20170173872

Wash liquids for use in additive manufacturing with dual cure resins

A method of forming a three-dimensional object, which method includes a cleaning or washing step, is carried out by: (a) providing a carrier and a fill level, and optionally an optically transparent member having a build surface defining the fill level, the carrier and the fill level having a build region therebetween; (b) filling the build region with a polymerizable liquid, the polymerizable liquid comprising a mixture of (i) a light polymerizable liquid first component, and (ii) a second solidifiable component that is different from the first component; (c) irradiating the build region with light, to form a solid polymer scaffold from the first component and also advancing the carrier away from the build surface to form a three-dimensional intermediate having the same shape as, or a shape to be imparted to, the three-dimensional object and containing the second solidifiable component carried in the scaffold in unsolidified and/or uncured form; (d) washing the three-dimensional intermediate; and (e) concurrently with or subsequent to the irradiating step, and/or the washing step, solidifying and/or curing the second solidifiable component in the three-dimensional intermediate to form the three-dimensional object.. . ... Carbon Inc

06/22/17 / #20170173871

Three-dimensional printing with reciprocal feeding of polymerizable liquid

Described herein are methods and apparatus for the production of a three-dimensional object by “bottom up” additive manufacturing, in which a carrier (112) is vertically reciprocated with respect to a build surface, to enhance or speed the refilling of the build region with a solidifiable liquid. In preferred embodiments, the three-dimensional object is produced from a liquid interface by continuous liquid interface production (i.e., “clip”).. ... Carbon Inc

06/22/17 / #20170173866

Production of injection molds by additive manufacturing with dual cure resins

Disclosed herein are curable resins incorporating a radiation-cured network and a heat-cured thermoset with a cyanate ester to allow the creation of three-dimensional printed parts. These parts exhibit desirable mechanical properties, desirable thermal properties, and/or desirable dielectric properties. ... Carbon Inc

06/15/17 / #20170168009

Gas sensor and manufacturing method thereof

A gas sensor includes a substrate, a heating layer, an insulation layer and a plurality of arranged detection units. The heating layer is on the substrate. ... Carbon Inc

06/15/17 / #20170165870

Carbon dioxide treatment of concrete upstream from product mold

Fresh concrete is treated with carbon dioxide prior to delivery to a product mold for forming concrete products. Carbon dioxide gas is directed through a manifold, which may be coupled to a feedbox or a hopper, upstream from the product mold. ... Carbon Inc

06/15/17 / #20170164873

Medical ventilator with pneumonia and pneumonia bacteria disease analysis function by using gas recognition

A medical ventilator with a pneumonia and pneumonia bacterial disease analysis function by using gas recognition includes a sensor array, a sensor circuit, a stochastic neural network chip, a memory and a microcontroller. The sensor array detects a plurality of gases under test and generates a plurality of recognition signals corresponding to the gases under test. ... Carbon Inc

06/08/17 / #20170158569

System and method of applying carbon dioxide during the production of concrete

The present disclosure involves systems and methods for applying co2 to concrete, which may be performed in-situ or through a separate, stand-alone process. According to another embodiment disclosed herein, a system and method for applying co2 to one or more materials used in the production of concrete is also provided.. ... Carbon Inc

06/01/17 / #20170152994

Pressurised gas storage apparatus for use as gas source in a pneumatic device

An apparatus (112, 113) that provides pressurised gas to at least one target location (124), comprising at least one region of adsorptive material that increases an effective storage volume of at least one pressurised gas storage container in selective fluid communication with at least one target location, wherein pressurised gas is stored in the container at a positive pressure of about around 0.5 mpa to 4 mpa. The invention also relates to a method of providing pressurised gas to at least one target location (124) such as a pneumatic system in a vehicle.. ... Carbon Inc

06/01/17 / #20170152014

Aircraft body and method of making the same

An aircraft body and a method of making an aircraft body are provided. In one embodiment, an aircraft body may be molded from a single layer of carbon fiber stock, producing curved sections of single layer molded carbon fiber by molding pliable carbon fiber stock, and heat curing the carbon fiber stock to form a rigid, molded wing section.. ... Carbon Inc

06/01/17 / #20170151718

Methods of producing polyurethane three-dimensional objects from materials having multiple mechanisms of hardening

A method of forming a three-dimensional object of polyurethane, polyurea, or copolymer thereof is carried out by: (a) providing a carrier and an optically transparent member having a build surface, the carrier and the build surface defining a build region therebetween; (b) filling the build region with a polymerizable liquid, the polymerizable liquid including at least one of: (i) a blocked or reactive blocked prepolymer, (ii) a blocked or reactive blocked diisocyante, or (iii) a blocked or reactive blocked diisocyanate chain extender; (c) irradiating the build region with light through the optically transparent member to form a solid blocked polymer scaffold and advancing the carrier away from the build surface to form a three-dimensional intermediate having the same shape as, or a shape to be imparted to, the three-dimensional object, with the intermediate containing the chain extender; and then (d) heating or microwave irradiating the three-dimensional intermediate sufficiently to form from the three-dimensional intermediate the three-dimensional object of polyurethane, polyurea, or copolymer thereof.. . ... Carbon Inc

05/11/17 / #20170133129

Method of using carbon nanotubes to fabricate transparent conductive film

A method of using carbon nanotubes to fabricate a transparent conductive film comprising steps: disposing a plurality of carbon nanotubes and a plurality of metallic particles on a substrate; illuminating the carbon nanotubes with a light beam or treating the carbon nanotubes with electric corona to induce photocurrents or discharge currents in the carbon nanotubes; and heating and melting the metallic particles with the photocurrents or the discharge currents to solder the metallic particles with the carbon nanotubes and form a transparent conductive film on the substrate. The present invention uses a light illumination or an electric corona treatment to reliably connect the carbon nanotubes by the metallic particles and increase the conductivity of the transparent conductive film.. ... Carbon Inc

05/11/17 / #20170132999

Sound attenuation

The present invention provides a sound attenuating apparatus including a substrate element comprising at least one first heterogeneous material, and at least one region comprising at least one further heterogeneous material at least partially located in the substrate element, wherein the at least one further heterogeneous material has at least one more scale of heterogeneity than the at least one first heterogeneous material. The present invention provides a method and apparatus for attenuating sound through a cavity construction in buildings and vehicles or the like, wherein the method comprises locating at least one region of adsorptive material in a cavity defined between a first wall region and a further wall region to attenuate sound transmission across the wall regions.. ... Carbon Inc

05/11/17 / #20170130444

Building frame connector and method of use

A building frame connector for connecting beams to columns to create a building frame. The building frame connector includes a pin member and plurality of fins mounted on said pin member for rotation relative to said pin. ... Carbon Inc

05/04/17 / #20170120515

Dual cure article of manufacture with portions of differing solubility

Provided herein is a polymerizable liquid composition useful for additive manufacturing, which composition may include: (i) a free radical photoinitiator; (ii) monomers and/or prepolymers (e.g., reactive diluents) that are polymerizable by exposure to actinic radiation or light, optionally wherein some or all of said monomers and/or prepolymers comprise one or more acid-labile groups; (iii) a chain extender, optionally wherein said chain extender comprises one or more acid-labile groups; and (iv) a photoacid generator, wherein at least one of said monomers and/or prepolymers, or said chain extender, comprises one or more acid-labile groups, and wherein said free radical photoinitiator and said photoacid generator are, or are selected to be, activated by light at different ranges of wavelengths or intensities. Methods of forming a three-dimensional object with the composition, and articles so formed are also provided. ... Carbon Inc

04/27/17 / #20170114222

Method for obtaining a carbon black powder by pyrolyzing scrap rubber, the carbon black thus obtained and the use thereof

The present invention relates to a method for recycling scrap rubber comprising the steps of pyrolyzing scrap rubber to obtain a char material and milling the thus obtained char material. The present invention also relates to carbon black powders and carbon black pellets obtained by the method according to the invention. ... Carbon Inc

04/27/17 / #20170113416

Methods and apparatus for continuous liquid interface production with rotation

Methods and apparatus for additive manufacturing of three-dimensional objects from polymerizable liquids are described. The methods and apparatus are implemented in the form of a bottom up additive manufacturing apparatus, and in preferred embodiments are implemented in the form of continuous liquid interface production (or “clip”) methods and apparatus. ... Carbon Inc

04/27/17 / #20170113415

Three-dimensional printing method using increased light intensity and apparatus therefore

A method of forming a three-dimensional object includes: providing a carrier and an optically transparent member having a build surface, the carrier and the build surface defining a build region therebetween; filling the build region with a polymerizable liquid, irradiating the build region with light through the optically transparent member to form a solid polymer from the polymerizable liquid, and advancing said carrier away from said build surface to form said three-dimensional object from said solid polymer. The irradiating step includes projecting focused light at the build region, and the advancing step is carried out at a rate that is dependent on an average light intensity of the focused light. ... Carbon Inc

04/13/17 / #20170100885

Three-dimensional printing using tiled light engines

A method of forming a three-dimensional object includes: providing a carrier and an optically transparent member having a build surface, the carrier and the build surface defining a build region therebetween, filling the build region with a polymerizable liquid, irradiating the build region with light through the optically transparent member to form a solid polymer from the polymerizable liquid, and advancing the carrier away from the build surface to form the three-dimensional object from the solid polymer. The irradiating step is carried out with a plurality of tiled images projected into the build region, and each tiled image includes an array of projected pixels. ... Carbon Inc

04/13/17 / #20170100504

Activated carbon containing wound dressing

Wound dressings including activated carbon cloth or a fabric, cloth, or other flexible material containing activated carbon and methods for manufacturing and using such wound dressings to effectuate healing of wounds on humans or other animals are described herein.. . ... Carbon Inc

04/06/17 / #20170098833

Carbon supported catalyst

A catalyst includes (i) a primary metal or alloy or mixture including the primary metal, and (ii) an electrically conductive carbon support material for the primary metal or alloy or mixture including the primary metal, wherein the carbon support material (a) has a specific surface area (bet) of 100-600 m2/g, and (b) has a micropore area of 10-60 m2/g. Methods for producing the carbon support material and methods for decreasing the corrosion rate of the carbon support material are also provided.. ... Carbon Inc

04/06/17 / #20170095972

Method and apparatus for three-dimensional fabrication

The present invention relates to methods and an apparatus for the fabrication of solid three-dimensional objects from liquid polymerizable materials.. . ... Carbon Inc

03/23/17 / #20170084921

Negative electrode active material for lithium ion rechargeable battery and negative electrode using the same

A negative electrode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery, made up of substantially spherical graphite particles (a), having fine protrusions on the surfaces thereof and obtained by impregnating and coating substantially spherical graphite particles with a mixture of pitch and carbon black, followed by baking in a range of 900 to 1500° c. In accordance with raman spectroscopic analysis of the particles (a) using argon laser raman scattering light, there exists a g-band composite peak comprising peaks in the vicinity of 1600 cm−1, and 1580 cm−1, respectively, and at least one peak in the vicinity of d-band at 1380 cm−1, an interlayer distance of the lattice plane d002, obtained by wide-range x-ray diffraction, being in the range of 0.335 to 0.337 nm.. ... Carbon Inc

03/23/17 / #20170081207

Recovering a caustic solution via calcium carbonate crystal aggregates

Techniques for growing crystalline calcium carbonate solids such that the crystalline calcium carbonate solids include a volume of 0.0005 mm3 to 5 mm3, include a slaker to react quicklime (cao) and a low carbonate content fluid to yield a slurry of primarily slaked lime (ca(oh)2); a fluidized-bed reactive crystallizer that encloses a solid bed mass and includes an input for a slurry of primarily slaked lime, an input for an alkaline solution and carbonate, and an output for crystalline calcium carbonate solids that include particles and an alkaline carbonate solution; a dewatering apparatus that includes an input coupled to the crystallizer and an output to discharge a plurality of separate streams that each include a portion of the crystalline calcium carbonate solids and alkaline carbonate solution; and a seed transfer apparatus to deliver seed material into the crystallizer to maintain a consistent mass of seed material.. . ... Carbon Inc

03/23/17 / #20170080402

Sorbents for removal of mercury

Methods and systems for reducing mercury emissions from fluid streams are provided herein, as are adsorbent materials having high volumetric iodine numbers.. . ... Carbon Inc

03/16/17 / #20170073226

Method for producing hydrogen-containing gas and reactor for implementing said method

The invention is for use in gas chemistry for producing hydrogen-containing gas on the base of a co and h2 mixture (syngas) from natural gas and other hydrocarbon gases. The object of the invention is to suppress side reactions resulting in soot formation when conducting the process in high productivity mode, and also to provide for an uncomplicated reactor design while maintaining compact dimensions thereof. ... Carbon Inc

03/09/17 / #20170070020

Brush assembly

A brush assembly including a housing having a first opening, a second opening, and an interior space defined between the first opening and the second opening. The brush assembly further includes a removable cover at least partially received within the interior space and covering the first opening, and a brush at least partially received within the interior space and extending from the second opening. ... Carbon Inc

03/09/17 / #20170066185

Method and apparatus for three-dimensional fabrication

A method of making a three-dimensional object is carried out by: (a) providing an apparatus comprising a radiation source, a carrier on which the three dimensional object is made, and a movable belt positioned therebetween, the belt having a first surface and an opposite second surface, with the belt comprised of an optically transparent material, and with the belt permeable to a polymerization inhibitor; (b) applying a polymerizable liquid to the first surface of the belt, and contacting the second surface of the belt to the polymerization inhibitor, (c) contacting a portion of the belt first surface having the polymerizable liquid thereon to the carrier or the three dimensional object so that the belt adheres thereto with the polymerizable liquid positioned therebetween; (d) irradiating the polymerizable liquid with actinic radiation through the belt from the radiation source to polymerize the polymerizable liquid positioned therebetween; then (e) optionally separating the belt from the carrier or the three dimensional object; and then (f) repeating steps (b) through (e) until the three dimensional object is completed. Apparatus for carrying out the method is also described.. ... Carbon Inc

03/09/17 / #20170066139

Reconfigurable robotic system and methods

One variation of a reconfigurable robotic system includes: a base; an arm extending from the base, including a set of articulable axes, and terminating at a head interface board defining a set of interface pins; a component interconnect arranged within the base, including a set of interconnect pins electrically coupled to the set of interface pins, and including a set of logic pins; a control card configured to transiently engage the component interconnect and including: a set of interconnect pads configured to contact the set of interconnect pins, a set of logic pads configured to contact the set of logic pins, and a control circuit interposed between the set of interconnect pads and the set of logic pads and including a set of independently selectable function circuits between each interconnect pad in a subset of the set of interconnect pads and corresponding logic pads in the set of logic pads.. . ... Carbon Inc

03/09/17 / #20170066130

Robotic arm system and object avoidance methods

One variation of a method for controlling a robotic arm includes: moving the robotic arm through a trajectory; at a first time in which the robotic arm occupies a first position along the trajectory, measuring a first capacitance of a first sense circuit comprising a first electrode extending over a first arm segment of the robotic arm; at a second time in which the robotic arm occupies a second position along the trajectory, measuring a second capacitance of the first sense circuit; calculating a first rate of change in capacitance of the first sense circuit based on a difference between the first capacitance and the second capacitance; in response to the first rate of change in capacitance of the first sense circuit exceeding a threshold rate of change, issuing a proximity alarm; and reducing a speed of the robotic arm moving through the trajectory in response to the proximity alarm.. . ... Carbon Inc

03/02/17 / #20170056853

Enhanced sorbent formulation for removal of mercury from flue gas

A mercury sorbent and method for enhancing mercury removal performance of activated carbon from flue gas by the addition of non-halogen ammonium-containing compounds are provided herein.. . ... Carbon Inc

02/23/17 / #20170051124

Carbon black and rubber composition

A novel carbon black can improve rubber properties (e.g., degree of reinforcement and heat buildup). The carbon black has an aggregate void modal diameter dmp determined by mercury porosimetry of 25 to 60 nm, and has a ratio (Δdmp/modal diameter dmp) of a half-width Δdmp of an aggregate void diameter distribution determined by mercury porosimetry to the aggregate void modal diameter dmp of 0.30 to 0.56.. ... Carbon Inc

02/23/17 / #20170050392

Wheel made of fiber composites and process for the manufacture thereof

A one-part wheel which is made of fiber composites without interruption of fibers with excellent mechanical properties and with low weight at the same time as well as a process for the manufacture thereof. The wheel has especially a rim well as well as a wheel disk passing over into a wheel flange of the rim well, where the wheel disk is formed at least partly by fiber layers, which run from the rim well over a wheel flange and the wheel disk. ... Carbon Inc

02/16/17 / #20170043499

Carbonation of cement mixes

The invention provides methods and compositions for carbonation of cement mixes using pressurized carbon dioxide delivered to the mix.. . ... Carbon Inc

02/16/17 / #20170043333

Air collector with functionalized ion exchange membrane for capturing ambient co2

An apparatus for capture of co2 from the atmosphere comprising an anion exchange material formed in a matrix exposed to a flow of the air.. . ... Carbon Inc

02/16/17 / #20170043321

Sorbent compositions having amorphous halogen species for the sequestration of contaminants

Methods for the manufacture of sorbent compositions, sorbent compositions and methods for using the sorbent compositions. The methods include the utilization of an acidic halogen solution as a source of a halogen species that is dispersed on a solid sorbent. ... Carbon Inc

02/16/17 / #20170043316

Sorbent compositions having amorphous halogen species for the sequestration of contaminants

Methods for the manufacture of sorbent compositions, sorbent compositions and methods for using the sorbent compositions. The methods include the utilization of an acidic halogen solution as a source of a halogen species that is dispersed on a solid sorbent. ... Carbon Inc

02/09/17 / #20170036372

Modulation of thixotropic properties of cementitious materials

. . The invention provides methods and compositions for increasing stiffness or rate of stiffening of concrete mixes by carbonation of the mix, preferably while viscosity remains at a level suitable for the intended use of the concrete mix.. . ... Carbon Inc

02/09/17 / #20170036161

Method for the treatment of a flue gas stream

A sorbent composition such as for the removal of a contaminant species from a fluid stream, a method for manufacturing a sorbent composition and a method for the treatment of a flue gas stream to remove heavy metals such as mercury (hg) therefrom. The sorbent composition includes a porous carbonaceous sorbent such as powdered activated carbon (pac) and a solid particulate additive that functions as a flow-aid to enhance the pneumatic conveyance properties of the sorbent composition. ... Carbon Inc

02/02/17 / #20170033360

Amorphous carbon coating of carbonaceous particles from dispersions including amphiphilic organic compounds

The present disclosure relates to a process for preparing surface-modified carbonaceous particles, wherein said carbonaceous particles are coated with a surface layer of amorphous carbon by dispersing carbonaceous material with an amphiphilic compound, spray drying of the dispersion and subsequent calcination of the dried material. The disclosure also pertains to surface-modified carbonaceous particles coated with amorphous carbon, which can for example be obtained by the process of the invention. ... Carbon Inc








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