School of Engineering Patents for 2015

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Electrochemical cell
Pascal Heck, Michael STALDER, Fredy Zuellig, Kurosh Sohi, Yves Leterrier, Jericho Lynn Moll, Jean-Baptiste Leran, Jan-Anders Manson
Swatch Group Research and Development Ltd (AG/SA) (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Post-cmos processing and 3d integration based on dry-film lithography
Carlotta Guiducci, Yusuf Leblebici, Yüksel Temiz
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Parity-time symmetric metasurfaces and metamaterials
Andrea Alu, Romain Fleury, Dimitrios Sounas
Board Of Regents, The University Of Texas System (2015)
International patent

A gaze estimation method and apparatus
Mora Kenneth Alberto Funes, Jean-Marc Odobez
Idiap (2015)
International patent

Transflective holographic film for head worn display
Christophe Moser, Mickael Guillaumée, Eric Tremblay, Juergen Brugger, Victor Cadarso, Jonas Grossenbacher
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Vertical take-off and landing aerial vehicle
Adrien Briod, Mariusz Przemyslaw Kornatowski, Adam Klaptocz, Jean-Christophe Zufferey, Dario Floreano
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Optical process and optical device, allowing to avoid unwanted nonlinear effects in an optical fiber
Luc Thevenaz, Hernandez Marcelo Alfonso Soto
Omnisens SA (2015)
International patent

Catheter for sub-surface ablation in biological tissue
Demetri Psaltis, Donald Benjaman Conkey, Thomas Lanvin, Jae-Woo Choi
EPFL (2015)
International patent

Apparatus and method for optimized stimulation of a neurological target
André Mercanzini, Philippe Renaud
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Apparatus and methods for treating excess intraocular fluid
Bigler, Stephane; Stergiopulos, Nikolaos
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Method for the electrical passivaton of electrode arrays and/or conductive paths in general, and a method for producing stretchable electrode arrays and/or stretchable conductive paths in general
Iva Rusev Minev, Stephanie P. Lacour
EPFL (2015)
International patent

MEMS Component Having AlN and Sc and Method for Manufacturing a MEMS Component
Gilles Moulard, Paul Muralt, Ramin Matloub
Epcos AG (2015)
U.S.A. patent

BAW Component and Method for Manufacturing a BAW Component
Gilles Moulard, Paul Muralt, Ramin Matloub, Thomas Metzger
Epcos AG (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Low Power Nanoelectronics
Huichu Liu, Ramesh Vaddi, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan, Suman Datta, Moon Seok Kim, Xueqing Li, Alexandre Schmid, Mahsa Shoaran, Unsuk Heo
Penn State Research Foundation (2015)
U.S.A. patent

System and method for producing optical sinc-shaped pulses
Thomas Schneider, Camille-Sophie Brčs, Luc Thévenaz, Marcelo Alfonso Soto Hernnandez, Mohammad Mehdi Alem Karladani, Mohammad Amin Shoaie, Armand Vedadi-Comte
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Hardware-Oriented Dynamically Adaptive Disparity Estimation Algorithm and its Real-Time Hardware
Abdulkadir Akin, Yusuf Leblebici, Alexandre Schmid, Ipek Baz, Irem Boybat, Huseyin Baris Atakan
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

A method and a device for non invasive blood pressure measurement
Junior Alair Dias, Srinivasan Murali, Alonso David Atienza, Vallejos Francisco, Javier Rincon
EPFL (2015)
International patent

Blends of oligopeptide terminal polyisobutylene or polystyrene
Emmanuel Croisier, Holger Frauenrath, Su Liang, Véronique Michaud
EPFL (2015)
Europe patent

Infrared transmitting cover sheet
Christophe Ballif, Palou Jordi Escarre, Laure-Emmanuelle Perret-Aebi, Hengyu Li
CSEM (2015)
International patent

Method to determine a direction and amplitude of a current velocity estimate of a moving device
Adrien Briod, Jean-Christophe Zufferey, Dario Floreano
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

High-throughput nanoimmunoassay chip
Sebastian Maerkl, Jose Luis Garcia-Cordero
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Method for optimizing a piezoelectric actuator structure for a deformable lens
John Phair, Paul Muralt
Polight AS (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Electric module for subsea applications
Cedric Bessire, Christian Spindler, Hamit Duran, Jürgen Schuderer
ABB Technology Ltd (2015)
International patent

Systems and methods for tracking interacting objects
Engin Turetken, Pascal Fua, Francois Fleuret, Xinchao Wang
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Method and apparatus for a photoacoustic probe using a multimode fiber
Demetri Psaltis, Christophe Moser
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Method to fabricate finfet sensors, in particular, finfet sensors for ionic, chemical and biological applications on si-bulk
Sara Rigante, Adrian Mihai Ionescu
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Method for detecting abnormalities in an electrocardiogram
Ruben Braojos Lopez, Giovanni Ansaloni, David Atienza Alonso, Francisco Rincon Vallejos, Srinivasan Murali
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Active agent-particle combination supporting bone regeneration
Ulrike Kettenberger, Dominique Pioletti
EPFL (2015)
International patent

Imaging element, image capturing apparatus, and measuring system
Etoh Takeharu, Charbon Edoardo
Etoh Takeharu, Charbon Edoardo (2015)
International patent

Method of manufacturing bistable strips having different curvatures
Emilie Trioux, Pascal Ancey, Stephane Monfray, Thomas Skotnicki, Skandar Basrour, Paul Muralt
ST Micro (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Large field of view multi-camera endoscopic apparatus with omni-directional illumination
Ömer Cogal, Yusuf Leblebici
EPFL (2015)
International patent

Hydrogel precursor formulation and production process thereof
Simone Rizzi, Matthias Lutolf
Qgel SA (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Majority logic synthesis
Pierre-Emmanuel Julien Marc Gaillardon, Luca Gaetano Amarů, Micheli Giovanni De
EPFL (2015)
International patent

Separately excited synchronous machine with excitation supplied from dc-link of stator inverter
Drazen Dujic, Jonas Wahlstroem
ABB (2015)
Europe patent

Timepiece oscillator
Simon Henein, Ivar Kjelberg
CSEM (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Use of hyper gliding for reducing friction between an input device and a reference surface
Christophe Rolf Lucien Winter, Yves Perriard
Logitech Europe (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Irrigation solution with nanoparticles for endodontics
Ouay Benjamin Le, Francesco Stellacci, Janine Conde, Selma Mefti
Maillefer Instruments Holding (2015)
Europe patent

Method and apparatus for low complexity spectral analysis of bio-signals
Georgios Karakonstantis, Aviinaash Sankaranarayanan, Andreas Burg, Srinivasan Murali, David Atienza Alonso
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Anisotropic nanoporous coatings for medical implants
Laurent-Dominique Piveteau, Heinrich Hofmann, Frederic Neftel
Debiotech SA (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Device and method for testing a material response to a compound
Robert Meissner, Philippe Renaud
EPFL (2015)
International patent

Solar module and its production process
Laure-Emmanuelle Perret-Aebi, Patrick Heinstein, Matthieu Despeisse, Christophe Ballif, Michael Stückelberger
EPFL (2015)
Europe patent

Liquid separation device
Philip M. Gschwend, Francesco Stellacci, Roberto Bagatin, Da Deng, Daniel P. Prendergast
Eni Spa, MIT (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Intelligent remote powering
Enver Kilinc, Catherine Dehollain
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

XY Isotropic harmonic oscillator and associated time base without escapement or with simplified escapement
Simon Henein, Ilan Vardi, Lennart Rubbert
EPFL (2015)
Europe patent

Apparatus and method for restoring voluntary control of locomotion in neuromotor impairments
Gregoire Courtine, Silvestro Micera, Zitzewitz Joachim Von
EPFL (2015)
Hong Kong patent

Ablation device and method for subsurface biological tissue ablation
Demetri Psaltis, Jae-Woo Choi, Thomas Lanvin, Alexandre Goy
EPFL (2015)
International patent

Method device and operation method of said device
Arnab Biswas, Nilay Dagtekin, Mihai Adrian Ionescu
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Sensing system and methods for distributed brillouin sensing
Sanghoon Chin, Luc Thevenaz
Omnisens SA (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Method of real-time regulation compliance for wireless transmitters
Mitko Tanevski, Alexis Boegli, Pierre-Andre Farine
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Solar Cell
Christophe Ballif, Jonas Geissbuhler
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Stretchable electronic structures formed of thin films integrated with soft heterogeneous substrate
Hugues Vandeparre, Stephanie Lacour
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

A method of genic transfer into an eukaryotic cell through a viral vector
Francesco Stellacci, Maria Pelliccia, Silke Krol
Fondazione I.R.C.C.S. Istituto Neurologico 'Carlo Besta' (2015)
Europe patent

Junctionless nano-electro-mechanical resonant transistor
Sebastian Thimotee Bartsch, Mihai Adrian Ionescu
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Rocket or artillery launched smart reconnaissance pod
Osman Ersed Akcasu, Ibrahim Onur Uslu, Yusuf Leblebici
Lonestar Inventions LP (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Large area deposition in high vacuum with high thickness uniformity
Giacomo Benvenuti, Estelle Halary-Wagner, Simone Amorosi, Patrik Hoffmann
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Microfabricated scintillation detector
Alessandro Mapelli, Pietro Maoddi, Philippe Renaud
CERN (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Facial rehabilitative device based on robogami (robotic origami) platform
Jamie Paik, Amir Firouzeh
EPFL (2015)
International patent

Close and selective integration of carbon nanomaterials by cvd onto working microelectrodes of multi sensing electrochemical biosensors
Irene Taurino, Sandro Carrara, Micheli Giovanni De, Arnaud Magrez, László Forró
EPFL (2015)
International patent

Self-tracking solar concentrator
Eric Tremblay, Christophe Moser
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Non-reciprocal acoustic devices based on linear or angular momentum biasing
Andrea Alu, Romain Fleury, Dimitrios Sounas
Board Of Regents, The University Of Texas System (2015)
International patent

Methods and apparatus for imaging with multimode optical fibers
Ioannis Papadopoulos, Salma Farahi, Christophe Moser, Demetri Psaltis
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Injection device
Romain Besuchet, Yves Perriard, Bernard Legrand
Juvaplus SA (2015)
U.S.A. patent