Patents Awarded to MSI PIs - Spring 2019

The Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) has published a list of patents that have been awarded to University researchers during the past year. Thirty-seven MSI Principal Investigators, shown below, are on this list. The complete list can be found on the OVPR’s Inquiry blog: Patent Roll Call, Spring 2019.

The PIs’ MSI pages are linked from their names (PI names are in bold).

Engineering, Physical Sciences, and IT

A Ultra-Compact, Passive, Wireless Sensor Using Quantum Capacitance Effect in Graphene

Steven J. Koester (Electrical and Computer Engineering)

a"-Fe16(NxZ(1-x))2  (Z= C, B, O) with High Saturation Magnetization and Low Coercivity

Yanfeng Jiang; Alinul Mehedi; Jianping Wang (Electrical and Computer Engineering)

Adaptively Applied RF Pulses, Imaging Acquisition and Reconstruction Configurations for Multi-Band Imaging

Vibhas Deshpande; Gregory J. Metzger (Radiology); Steen Moeller; Xiufeng Li; Kamil Ugurbil; Dingxin Wang

Apparatus and Process for Materials Synthesis and Fabrication of Anisotropic FeN Magnet

Shihai He; Yanfeng Jiang; Jianping Wang (Electrical and Computer Engineering)

Bio-Derived Compounds from Furans and Anhydrides of Itaconic, Maleic, or Citraconic Acid

Thomas R. Hoye (Chemistry); Ashok Pehere; Shu Xu

Constrained Keyframe Localization and Mapping

Esha D. Nerurkar; Stergios Roumeliotis (Computer Science and Engineering)

Fermentative Flat-Sheet Membrane Technology to Generate and Capture Hydrogen or Methane from Wastewater

Alptekin Aksan; Bill Arnold (Civil Engineering); Paige J. Novak (Civil Engineering)

Field-Free 3D GMR Biosensing Scheme and System

Yuanpeng Li; Jianping Wang (Electrical and Computer Engineering); Yi Wang

Graphene Nano-Platelet (GNP) Reinforced Asphalt Binders and Mixtures

Jialiang Le (Civil Engineering); Mihai Marasteanu; Mugurel Ioan Turos

High Field Synthesis and Processing of Fe-N Magnets for Improved Properties

Lawrence F. Allard; Michael P. Brady; Craig A. Bridges; Yanfeng Jiang; Edgar Lara-Curzio; Gerry Ludtka; Orlando Rios; Jianping Wang (Electrical and Computer Engineering); Xiaowei Zhang

Inductor Including Soft Magnetic Material Including Iron, Nitrogen, and Carbon, Boron, or Oxygen

Yanfeng Jiang; Alinul Mehedi; Jianping Wang (Electrical and Computer Engineering)

Inlet and Outlet Geometries for a Vertical Three-Stream Microfluidic Device

Jacob M. Hanna; Allison Hubel (Mechanical Engineering)

Inverse Image-Based Motion Estimation (IBME) Filter for Vision-Aided Inertial Navigation

Oriel Bergig; Christopher P. Broaddus; Alex Flint; Andriy Grygorenko; Oleg Naroditsky; Stergios Roumeliotis (Computer Science and Engineering)

Isosorbide-Based Polymethacrylates

James Jerome Gallagher; Marc Andrew Hillmyer; Theresa Marie Reineke (Chemistry)

Local Estimation of Nonlinear Tissue Elasticity using Acoustic Radiation Force

Egor Dontsov; Bojan B. Guzina (Civil Engineering); Mostafa Fatemi

Modular Crank Shaft Assembly

James D. Van de Ven (Mechanical Engineering); Shawn Richard Wilhelm

Non-Parametric Methods for Mass Spectromic Relative Quantification and Analyte Differential Abundance Detection

John Vincent Carlis; Timothy Jon Griffin (Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Biophysics); LeeAnn Higgins; Ebbing de Jong; Susan Kaye Van Riper

Optimal Photovoltaic Inverter Dispatch

Emiliano Dall'Anese; Sairaj Dhople; Georgios B. Giannakis (Computer Science and Engineering)

Phasic Burst Stimulation to Suppress or Enhance Oscillations

Abbey B. Becker; Jeffrey Moehlis; Tay Ivan Netoff (Biomedical Engineering); Daniel Wilson

Phytate Extraction from Corn Ethanol Coproducts

Qiyang He; Bo Hu (Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering)

Recovery of Monomer from Polyurethane Materials by Depolymerization

Frank S. Bates; Derek Charles Batiste; Marc Andrew Hillmyer; Chris Macosko (Chemical Engineering and Materials Science); Alexander Mannion; Tessie R Panthani; Debbie Schneiderman; Marie Elizabeth Vanderlaan; Jay Z. Wang

Redox Catalytic [2+2+1] Synthesis of Pyrroles

Zachary Gilbert; Ian Tonks (Chemistry)

Sonochemical Synthesis of Mesoporous Silica with Ultra High Porosity

Ashish Datt; Samuel M. Egger; Christy L. Haynes (Chemistry)

Spin-Optical Interconnect System for Spin Based Computation and Logic Systems

Mo Li; Jianping Wang (Electrical and Computer Engineering)

Sugar Containing, Amphiphilic Copolymers

Frank S. Bates; Tushar Navale; Theresa Marie Reineke (Chemistry); Jeffrey M. Ting

Sugar Free, Random Copolymers Made from at Least Three Monomers

Frank S. Bates; Tushar Navale; Theresa Marie Reineke (Chemistry); Jeffrey M. Ting

Human and Animal Health

3-Hydroxypyrimidine-2,4-Dione-5-Carboxamides as Potent Inhibitors of HIV

Zhengqiang Wang (Center for Drug Design)

A Wireless Chemical Sensor Featuring Iron Oxide Nanoparticle-Embedded Hydrogels

Ronald A. Siegel (Pharmaceutics); Babak Ziaie

Anti-Arrhythmic Effect of Pacing Without Feedback

Alena Talkachova (Biomedical Engineering)

Decellularized Biologically-Engineered Tubular Grafts and Valves (10,105,208)

Lee A Meier; Zeeshan Hayder Syedain; Robert T. Tranquillo (Biomedical Engineering)

Decellularized Biologically-Engineered Tubular Grafts and Valves (10,111,740)

Lee A. Meier; Zeeshan Hayder Syedain; Robert T. Tranquillo (Biomedical Engineering)

DNA Sequence Specific Therapy of Human Genetic Disease

Bruce R. Blazar; Mark John Osborn (Pediatrics); Jakub Tolar (Pediatrics); Daniel F. Voytas (Genetics, Cell Biology, and Development)

Engineered, Inducible, Antibiotic-Delivering Probiotic Bacteria

Gary M. Dunny (Microbiology); Yiannis Kaznessis; Juan Borrero del Pino; Katherine G. Volzing

Functional Assessment of Networks

Apostolos P. Georgopoulos (Neuroscience)

Inhibitors of Human Sirtuin 2 (SIRT2)

Teng Ai; Liqiang Chen (Center for Drug Design); Swati Sudhakar More

Intestinal Microbial Flora Reconstituent for Treatment of Clostridium difficile Associated Disease and Other Intestinal Maladies (9,968,638)

Matthew J. Hamilton; Alexander Khoruts; Michael J. Sadowsky (Soil, Water, and Climate); Alexa Weingarden

Intestinal Microbial Flora Reconstituent for Treatment of Clostridium difficile Associated Disease and Other Intestinal Maladies (10,028,980)

Matthew J. Hamilton; Alexander Khoruts; Michael J. Sadowsky (Soil, Water, and Climate); Alexa Weingarden

MicroRNA-Based Platform for the Generation of Live Attenuated Viruses Across Species

Jessica Karen Fiege; Ryan A. Langlois (Microbiology); Lucy Sjaastad; Barbara Mae Waring

Neonatal Care Unit

David Amor; John Eric Ferguson (Rehabilitation Medicine); James C. Krocak; Nicole Pardo; Saurav Paul; Felicity A Pino; Kari D. Roberts; Gregory Douglas Ruth; Blaine Andrew Schneider; Ashish Singal

Prodrug/Enzyme Based Enhanced Absorption of Hydrophobic Drugs

James Cokely Cloyd; Mamta Kapoor; Ronald A. Siegel (Pharmaceutics); Tate Nicholas Winter

Protein-Based Nanobioreactors

Mark A. Held; Swati Saurkar; Claudia Schmidt-Dannert (Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Biophysics); Maureen Blacker Quin

Rolling Shutter Compensation for Vision-Aided Inertial Navigation

Chao Guo; Stergios Roumeliotis (Computer Science and Engineering)

Smartglove

Darrin Beekman; Sachin Bijadi; Timothy Kowalewski (Mechanical Engineering)

Triptolide Prodrugs and Analogues for Cancer Chemotherapy

Rohit Kumar Chugh; Gunda Georg (Institute for Therapeutics Discovery and Development); Satish P. Patil; Ashok K. Saluja; Selwyn M. Vickers

Tumor Infiltrating Lymphocyte Knockout

Modassir Chaudhry; R. Scott McIvor; Branden Scott Moriarity (Pediatrics); Douglas C. Palmer; Nicholas P. Restifo; Steven A. Rosenberg; Beau Webber

Vascular Targeted Therapies for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Atsushi Asakura (Neurology); Lawrence Charnas; Serene Josiah; Dennis Keefe; Thomas M. Luby