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Patent Number Date Of Issue Title of Inventionsort descending Inventors
6,796,165 09/28/2004 Apparatus and Method for Real-Time Measurement of Mass, Size and Number of Solid Particles of Particulate Matter in Engine Exhaust

Imad Said Abdul-Khalek

5,875,743 03/02/1999 Apparatus and Method for Reducing Emissions in a Dual Combustion Mose Diesel Engine

Daniel W. Stewart (formerly Daniel W. Dickey)

7,788,901 09/07/2010 Apparatus and Method for Regenerating Exhaust Treatment Devices

Yiqun Huang

5,920,976 07/13/1999 Apparatus and Method for Remotely Sealing a Damaged Pipe

Stephen Cecil Grigory;Jesse Abergo Villarreal;Jeffrey Gene Wright;Donald Wade Johnson

5,954,095 09/21/1999 Apparatus and Method for Sealing a Damaged Pipe

Stephen Cecil Grigory;Jess Abergo Villarreal;Jeffrey Gene Wright;Donald Wade Johnson

8,747,631 06/10/2014 Apparatus and Method Utilizing a Double Glow Discharge Plasma for Sputter Cleaning

Ronghua Wei; Edward Langa; Sabrina L. Lee

8,783,090 07/22/2014 Apparatus and Methods for Determination of Total and Solid Carbon Content of Engine Exhaust

Qiang Wei; Imad Said Abdul-Khalek

7,164,785 01/16/2007 Apparatus and Methods of Generation of Textures with Depth Buffers

Ryan Converse Logan; Ernest August Franke; Eric Conrad Peterson

5,594,340 01/14/1997 Apparatus for Accurately Controlling Moisture Levels of Aqueous Surfactant Compositions During On Line Processing Including a Cross-Feed Piston Assembly

Laurie Coyle;Kevin M. Finucane;James D. King;Harold F. Donoho;Armando De Los Santos

5,799,436 09/01/1998 Apparatus for Attracting and Destroying Insects

James A. Nolen;William Mallow