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    • Ladder chair 

      Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Taylor, Alex (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2016-12-13)
      A configurable furniture system and method are disclosed. The system and method include one or more panels, each of the panels having one or more working edges. One or more hinges successively connect the panels together ...
    • Lanthionine synthetase component C-like proteins as molecular targets for preventing and treating diseases and disorders 

      Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Bassaganya-Riera, Josep; Hontecillas, Raquel; Lu, Pinyi (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2015-08-11)
      The present invention relates to the field of medical treatments for diseases and disorders. More specifically, the present invention relates to the use of the lanthionine synthetase component C-like (LANCL) proteins as ...
    • Liquid crystalline polymer-reinforced thermoplastic fibers 

      Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Baird, Donald G.; de Souza, Jose P.; Robertson, Christopher G. (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 1998-11-10)
      The present invention is directed to in situ reinforced thermoplastic fibers having improved mechanical properties and a method of making same. These composites have improved tensile strength and tensile moduli that exceed ...
    • Live attenuated chimeric porcine circovirus vaccine 

      Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Meng, Xiang-Jin; Beach, Nathan M.; Ramamoorthy, Sheela (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2017-03-07)
      The present invention provides a novel chimeric porcine circovirus infectious DNA clone and live attenuated chimeric virus with the PCV2, preferably of subtype PCV2b, capsid gene integrated into a non-pathogenic PCV1 virus ...
    • Live attenuated chimeric porcine circovirus vaccine 

      Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Meng, Xiang-Jin; Beach, Nathan M.; Ramamoorthy, Sheela (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2017-04-04)
      The present invention provides a novel chimeric porcine circovirus infectious DNA clone and live attenuated chimeric virus with the PCV2, preferably of subtype PCV2b, capsid gene integrated into a non-pathogenic PCV1 virus ...
    • Live attenuated chimeric porcine circovirus vaccine 

      Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Meng, Xiang-Jin; Beach, Nathan M.; Ramamoorthy, Sheela (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2018-01-02)
      The present invention provides a novel chimeric porcine circovirus infectious DNA clone and live attenuated chimeric virus with the PCV2, preferably of subtype PCV2b, capsid gene integrated into a non-pathogenic PCV1 virus ...
    • Location determination of power system disturbances based on frequency responses of the system 

      Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Gardner, Robert Matthew; Zhong, Zhian; Liu, Yilu (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2010-07-27)
      A system for detecting and locating a disturbance event within a power grid includes a series of frequency disturbance recorders (FDRs) taking measurements in the power grid at dispersed points of the power grid, an ...
    • Location determination of power system disturbances based on frequency responses of the system 

      Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Gardner, Robert Matthew; Zhong, Zhian; Liu, Yilu (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2009-04-14)
      A system for detecting and locating a disturbance event within a power grid includes a series of frequency disturbance recorders (FDRs) taking measurements in the power grid at dispersed points of the power grid, an ...
    • Low phytic acid, low stachyose, high sucrose soybean lines 

      Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Saghai Maroof, Mohammad A.; Buss, Glenn R. (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2011-08-23)
      The present invention provides novel soybean lines having high sucrose content and low phytic acid and low stachyose content. The soybeans are easily digested and provide high energy content for animals and humans. The low ...
    • Low profile coupled inductor substrate with transient speed improvement 

      Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Li, Qiang; Lee, Fred C.; Su, Yipeng; Hou, Dongbin (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2018-10-23)
      A low profile inductor structure suitable for use in a high power density power converter has one or more windings formed by vias through a thin, generally planar body of magnetic material forming the inductor core and ...
    • Low temperature seeding process for ferroelectric memory device 

      Cedraeus Incorporated; Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha; Desu, Seshu B.; Kwok, Chi Kong (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 1998-10-06)
      A process for producing a ferroelectric lead zirconate titanate dielectric for a semiconductor device by applying a lead titanate seeding layer to a substrate before applying the lead zirconate titanate film, and a ...
    • Low-cost 3D flip-chip packaging technology for integrated power electronics modules 

      Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Lu, Guo-Quan; Liu, Xingsheng (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2002-08-27)
      Resistance and parasitic inductance resulting from interconnection of semiconductor chips in power modules are reduced to negligible levels by a robust structure which completely avoids use of wire bonds through use of ...
    • Magnesium doped .beta.-aluminum titanate thin film coating 

      Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Brown, Nancy R.; Brown, Jr., Jesse J.; Sun, Tawei; Kang, Min (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 1996-10-15)
      Mg.sub.x Al.sub.2-2x Ti.sub.1+x O.sub.5 (x.ltoreq.0.2) protective coatings have been developed for both dense and porous substrates, such as SiC and Si.sub.3 N.sub.4, using a chemical solution processing method involving ...
    • Magnetic fluids 

      Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Riffle, Judy; Dailey, James P.; Phillips, Janice Paige (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2004-06-15)
      A magnetic fluid is provided comprising a block copolymer stabilizer, magnetic particles and a fluid polysiloxane medium. The stabilizer comprises an anchor block which chelates magnetic metal particles, and at least one ...
    • Magnetic fluids 

      Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Riffle, Judy; Dailey, James P.; Phillips, Janice Paige (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2002-10-15)
      A magnetic fluid is provided comprising a block copolymer stabilizer, magnetic particles and a fluid polysiloxane medium. The stabilizer comprises an anchor block which chelates magnetic metal particles, and at least one ...
    • Magnetic targeting device 

      Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Durham, Alfred A.; Wicks, Alfred L.; Stitzel, Joel D.; Szakelyhidi, Jr., David C.; Cardinali, Alex V. (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2010-07-13)
      A device and method for targeting objects and specifically for locating intramedullary screw openings is described. The device and method include a target magnet and a sensor comprising an elliptical array of magnetoresistive ...
    • Magnetoelectric magnetic field sensor with longitudinally biased magnetostrictive layer 

      Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Viehland, Dwight Douglas; Dong, Shuxiang; Li, Jie-Fang (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2006-04-04)
      A magnetoelectric magnetic field sensor has one or more laminated magnetostrictive layers and piezoelectric layers. The magnetostrictive layers are magnetized by a bias magnetic field in a longitudinal, in-plane direction. ...
    • Marker mapping and resistance gene associations in soybean 

      Pioneer Hi-Bred International Inc; Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Lu, Guihua; Han, Feng; Hu, Xu; Godwin, Michael; Hayes, Alec A.; Jeong, Soon-Chun; Maroof, M. A. Saghai (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2010-01-05)
      The invention provides novel molecular genetic markers in soybean, where the markers are useful, for example, in the marker-assisted selection of gene alleles that impart disease-resistance, thereby allowing the identification ...
    • Marker mapping and resistance gene associations in soybean 

      Pioneer Hi-Bred International Inc.; Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Lu, Guihua; Han, Feng; Hu, Xu; Godwin, Michael; Hayes, Alec A.; Jeong, Soon-Chun; Maroof, M. A. Saghai (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2012-06-05)
      The invention provides novel molecular genetic markers in soybean, where the markers are useful, for example, in the marker-assisted selection of gene alleles that impart disease-resistance, thereby allowing the identification ...
    • Materials for use as proton conducting membranes for fuel cells 

      Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; McGrath, James E.; Einsla, Brian R. (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2009-01-06)
      A family of polymers having pendent sulfonate moieties connected to polymeric main chain phenyl groups are described. These polymers are prepared by the steps of polymerization (using a monomer with a phenyl with an alkoxy ...