Available Technologies by Category
Advanced Techniques in Floating-Gate Transistor Programming
  • Precise
  • Smaller switch count
  • Fewer parasitic
3458
Advancing Mass Spectrometry with Novel Interface
  • Flexible: Allows for integration with a range of operational modes and analytical workflows for different ESI-MS techniques
  • High performance: Offers enhanced sensitivity and a significantly improved limit of detection
  • Robust and effective: Minimizes charged ion loss and enables sampling of the most analytically “valuable” droplets
4182
Aerodynamic Drag Reduction at Low Angles of Attack
  • Substantial drag reduction
3583
Aerodynamically-Adaptive Platforms using Distributed Bleed Flow Control
  • Safe – mitigates or completely suppresses adverse effects of flow-induced vibrations and aero-elastic instabilities
  • High Performance – enables aircraft maneuverability and light-weight, efficient wing designs
  • Improved Reliability – reduces flow damage to aerostructures and allows extended lifetime
6238
AI Systems for Personalized Wearable Robotic Systems
  • The system generalizes to different users, varying terrain conditions and walking speeds.
  • The system is designed to transfer between different wearable robotics devices.
  • The system optimally estimates the physiological state of the user to provide the best assistance that the wearable robot can give the user allowing for optimal control across tasks.
8985
AI-Designed High Energy–Density High-Temperature Polymers
  • The present materials are capable of withstanding enormous electric fields at very high temperatures.
  • The materials produced are extremely lightweight.
  • Vehicles making use of these materials will be lightweight, and lighter vehicles consume less energy.
9101
Air-Breathing Plasma Jet Engine
  • Sustainable: This invention has the potential to replace costly hydrocarbon fuel with a sustainable and cost-effective alternative.
  • Adaptable: Depending on the application, the plasma can be created and coupled by various means, including direct current electric arcs, radio frequency plasma, and microwave plasma.
  • Cost-saving: This invention has the potential to replace costly hydrocarbon fuel with a sustainable and cost-effective alternative.
8788
Airborne Acoustic Sensing System for “Ear in the Sky” Capabilities on Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs)
  • Optimizes speech clarity: Uses acquired empirical data and iteratively refines the processing capability until the optimal signal to noise ratio (SNR) is achieved
  • Improves covert detection: Enables acquisition of a live voice signal from a person of interest without detection by using UAS platforms to remotely acquire acoustic signals and using digital signal processing algorithms to filter, enhance, and localize the speech signal of interest
  • Enhances warfare tools: Provides increased situational awareness, enhanced ISR capabilities, and helps identify potential security threats to deployed assets
6985, 7223
Airy-beam Tomographic Microscopy for Biological Imaging
  • Streamlined: Offers a scan-free method of obtaining 3D-resolution images
  • Volumetric imaging: Generates and resolves images of tissues and cells in the 3D space  
  • High resolution and image depth: Provides 3D diffraction-limited resolution 
8381
Algorithm for Optical Microscopy Image Denoising and Restoration
  • Miro performs consistent noise correction independent of the image sampling rate (working even with sparse images).
  • MIRO is compatible with all major imaging systems and camera types.
  • Unlike existing approaches, MIRO uses pattern, uniform, and non-uniform noise statistics to correct microscopy-relevant noise sources.
9103
All-Electronic Immunophenotyping Device for Point-of-Care Testing
  • Convenient: Provides an all-electronic immunophenotyping process with straightforward equipment and techniques
  • Low cost: Performs sophisticated, multistep analyses in a system that is affordable enough for point-of-care settings
  • Flexible: Allows for the easy immobilization of multiple antibodies in the device—a shortcoming of current systems
8045, 8047
Alternative Methods for Producing Fixed Nitrogen
  • Increased efficiency - directly oxidizes nitrogen to create nitric acid
  • Sustainable practice - less energy-intensive process than existing practices
  • Cost saving – elimination of heat and pressure during production 
7924
Alternative Plastic Solution Using Chitin Nanofibers
  • Environmentally friendly – made from renewable materials and biodegradable
  • Competitive – permeability comparable or better than industry standard
  • Cheap – made from a low cost and renewable resources 
8145
Alveolar Breath Separation and Collection Device
  • Simple: this device has fewer components than prior devices
  • Inexpensive: this device is less expensive than previous devices due to its simpler design
4734
An Approach to Human-Robot Collaborative Drilling & Fastening in Aerospace Final Assembly
  • The invention is a new, collaborative, and adaptive robot-based approach to complete drilling and fastening tasks autonomously in an adaptable, unstructured environments using an expert demonstrator and human operator. 
  • The human trains the robot to autonomously complete tasks by defining its environment and demonstrating how to locate, classify, and insert fasteners into a fuselage using a camera and 3D sensor that surveys the area. 
  • While the system starts with no information, it can use online and offline learning techniques to develop a data bank of information to utilize throughout the insertion process.
8805
An Electronic Microfluidic Platform for On-Chip Apoptosis Quantification using Annexin V-Based PS Externalization Detection-GT NEXT
  • This electronic microchip integrates an electrical sensor network with a microfluidic capture chamber to detect phosphatidylserine (PS) externalization, offering a compact, user-friendly, and cost-effective solution for apoptotic analysis.
  • The prototype provides high sensitivity and specificity without the need for prelabeling, making it suitable for diverse applications in clinical diagnostics and biomedical research.
  • It supports drug discovery, toxicity evaluation, and bioprocessing optimizations, enhancing disease mechanism studies and therapeutic target identification.
9306
An Improved Lattice-Reduction-Aided K-best Algorithm for Low Complexity and High Performance Communications
  • The invention is a more efficient, less complex version of the LR-aided K-best algorithm as it achieves the same performance as existing algorithms and can perform more computations in less time. 
  • The algorithm can be applied to any device using the next generation of wireless communication including home networks, cellular systems, and wireless networks.
  • The new innovation allows for lower complexity operations, higher system throughput, and a better scalability. 
6193
Annuloplasty Ring & Methods for Tricuspid Valve Repair
  • Specificity- aligns with specific landmarks only found on the tricuspid annulus
  • Unique- attains an anterior, posterior, and septal segment that conform to the anterior, posterior, and septal sections of the native tricuspid annulus
  • Regulatory- adjustable annuloplasty ring, which facilitates independent control over individual leaflets.
4240
Anodically Coloring Molecular Electrochromics (EC) Improve Contrast, Color, and Transitions
  • True black-to-clear transitions with high contrast and color tuning are now possible with anodically coloring electrochromics.
  • Broad absorption supports color mixing and color tunability in the charged state, and color tuning is enabled by manipulating the oscillator strengths of radical cation transitions.  
  • Energy required for practical electrochromic applications is effectively decreased by much lower oxidative potentials, as compared to their corresponding polyamides.
7745
Antenna-Less RFID Tag
  • Cheaper – minimized transmission components significantly reduces manufacturing costs
  • Flexible – tags can be reprogrammed to perform different functions
  • Smaller  - reduced number of components allows for smaller chips
7744