This collection includes patents that have been awarded to individuals or organizations affiliated with the Illinois Institute of Technology.

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  • Synthesis of Therapeutic and Diagnostic Drugs Centered on Regioselective and Stereoselective Ring Opening of Aziridinium Ions 

    Chong, Hyun-Soon (2016-09-20)
    Stereoselective and regioselective synthesis of compounds via nucleophilic ring opening reactions of aziridinium ions for use in steroselective and regioselective synthesis of therapeutic and diagnostic compounds
  • Physical Assistive Robotic Systems 

    Ota, Yasuhiro; Ryumae, Masaru; Sato, Keiichi; Sano, Shin (2016-07-05)
    A physical assistive robotic device may include a frame including an upright support member, a lateral member slidably engaged with the upright support member, a handle slidably engaged with the upright support member, an ...
  • Increased Ethanol Production by Genetic Engineering of Microorganisms to Express Hemoglobin 

    Sanny, Tony; Stark, Benjamin C. (2016-04-12)
    The present disclosure describes novel bacterial strains which express a pyruvate decarboxylase gene and at least one alcohol dehydrogenase gene from a bacteria of the genus Zymomonas and also express a hemoglobin gene ...
  • Three-Dimensional Supercapacitors and Batteries with High Energy Densities 

    Shaw, Leon (2016-03-29)
    A three-dimensional electrode architecture for a supercapacitor and/or battery characterized by high power density and high energy density includes at least one at least one negative electrode and at least one positive ...
  • Hierarchical Structured Data Organization System 

    Frieder, Ophir; Kapoor, Sanjiv (2015-11-10)
    A method in a data processing system and apparatus for organizing files or web pages, structured or unstructured, of multiple users stored across one or more server computers into hierarchical file structures on a recordable ...
  • Hybrid Aerial and Terrestrial Vehicle 

    Kalantari, Arash; Spenko, Matthew (2015-10-06)
    A vehicle capable of both aerial and terrestrial locomotion. The terrestrial and aerial vehicle includes a flying device and a rolling cage connected to the flying device by at least one revolute joint. The rolling cage ...
  • Hierarchical Structured Data Organization System 

    Frieder, Ophir; Kapoor, Sanjiv (2015-09-08)
    A method in a data processing system and apparatus for organizing files or web pages, structured or unstructured, of multiple users stored across one or more server computers into hierarchical file structures on a recordable ...
  • Hybrid Aerial and Terrestrial Vehicle 

    Kalantari, Arash; Spenko, Matthew (2015-06-23)
    A vehicle capable of both aerial and terrestrial locomotion. The terrestrial and aerial vehicle includes a flying device and a rolling cage connected to the flying device by at least one revolute joint. The rolling cage ...
  • Robotic Cane Devices 

    Ota, Yasuhiro; Ryumae, Masaru; Sato, Keiichi; Sano, Shin (2015-01-06)
    A robotic cane may include a grip handle, a cane body extending from the grip handle at a first end, a motorized omni-directional wheel coupled to a second end of the cane body, a balance control sensor, and a controller ...
  • Hybrid Energy Storage System 

    Cao, Jian; Emadi, Ali (2014-10-14)
    A hybrid energy storage system for supplying power to an application with a fluctuating load profile, such as, for example, electric vehicles, hybrid electric vehicles, plug-in hybrid electric vehicles, wind energy harvesting ...
  • Timing-aware Data Prefetching for Microprocessors 

    Sun, Xian-He; Chen, Yong; Zhu, Huaiyu (2014-10-07)
    A method and apparatus for prefetching data from memory for a multicore data processor. A prefetcher issues a plurality of requests to prefetch data from a memory device to a memory cache. Consecutive cache misses are ...
  • Automatic Insulin Pumps Using Recursive Multivariable Models and Adaptive Control Algorithms 

    Cinar, Ali; Oruklu, Meriyan (2014-04-08)
    A method and device for monitoring or treating patient glucose levels. The device includes a glucose sensor for measuring a glucose level of a patient, a physiological status monitoring system for measuring at least one ...
  • Systems, Methods, and Protocols for Process Migration and Group Membership management 

    Sun, Xian-He; Du, Cong (2012-12-18)
    A system, method, and set of protocols for dynamic group communication are provided for enabling dynamic process migration and dynamic group membership management. A process in a group receives and distributes a migration ...
  • Hierarchical Structured Abstract Data Organization System 

    Frieder, Ophir; Kapoor, Sanjiv (2014-01-07)
    A method in a data processing system and apparatus for organizing files, web pages, or web site members organized in a traditional first hierarchical file structure that is on a recordable medium of a data processing system. ...
  • Mobile Sanitizing Devices and Systems for Dispensing Sanitizer Solution 

    Ota, Yasuhiro; Ryumae, Masaru; Sato, Keiichi; Sano, Shin (2013-10-22)
    A mobile sanitizing device may include a sanitizer solution dispenser module, a motorized wheel assembly, and a controller module. The sanitizer solution dispenser module may be operable to dispense the sanitizer solution. ...
  • Two-phase Heat Transport Device using Electrohydrodynamic Conduction Pumping 

    Yagoobi, Jamal Seyed; Pearson, Matthew R. (2013-10-29)
    An electrohydrodynamic conduction liquid pumping system having a vessel configured to contain a liquid therein, a single pair or multi-pairs of electrodes disposed in a circularly spaced apart relationship to each other ...
  • Aqueous Medium Management via Super Absorbent Materials 

    Teymour, Fouad; Al-Hallaj, Said (2013-10-01)
    A super absorbent polymer material is contacted with an aqueous medium to absorb at least a portion of the aqueous medium. At least portion of the aqueous medium absorbed super absorbent material is subsequently regenerated ...
  • Method for Improving Local Descriptors in Peer-to-Peer File Sharing 

    Frieder, Ophir; Yee, Gen (2013-09-24)
    A method for improving searches in a peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing system that includes a plurality of server computers. A content file, identified by a descriptor including at least one metadata term and a mathematical ...
  • Method for Securing Streaming Multimedia Network Transmissions 

    Davids, Carol; Dorst, Gary; Kousky, Ken; Yahnes, Gene (2013-05-28)
    A method of securing against an unauthorized transmission within an authorized multimedia transmission from a sending data processor to a receiving data processor. The method includes altering the network transmission to ...
  • Robotic Cane Devices 

    Ota, Yasuhiro; Ryumae, Masaru; Sato, Keiichi; Sano, Shin (2013-04-16)
    A robotic cane may include a grip handle, a cane body extending from the grip handle at a first end, a motorized omni-directional wheel coupled to a second end of the cane body, a balance control sensor, and a controller ...

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