US Patent Application No: 2006/0171,844

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Compact aerosol concentrator for continuous use

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Particle detection using a system that enlarges particles, concentrates them, and then dries them to return them to their original sizes. Semiconductor components may be used to maintain better control over the process.

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Patent Owner(s)

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UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIALOS ANGELES, CA882

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Fine, Philip M Topanga, CA 1 2
Sioutas, Constantinos Los Angeles, CA 12 264

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MAGIC WATER FOUNTAIN, INC. (1)
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UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND, BALTIMORE (1)
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GENERAL INSTRUMENT EQUITY CORPORATION (1)
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TSI INCORPORATED (1)
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SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. (1)
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GEORGIA TECH RESEARCH CORPORATION (1)
* 6,506,345 Apparatus for rapid measurement of aerosol bulk chemical composition 19 2000
 
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA (4)
* 6,585,803 Electrically enhanced electrostatic precipitator with grounded stainless steel collector electrode and method of using same 13 2000
* 6,829,919 High-quality continuous particulate matter monitor 11 2001
* 2004/0065,159 Impactor inlet 0 2002
* 6,786,105 Personal particle monitor 8 2002
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ENERTECHNIX, INC. (2)
* 2010/0186,524 Aerosol Collection and Microdroplet Delivery for Analysis 15 2009
8,539,840 Aerosol collection apparatus and methods 2 2011
 
AEROSOL DYNAMICS INC. (2)
8,459,572 Focusing particle concentrator with application to ultrafine particles 0 2010
* 2011/0095,095 FOCUSING PARTICLE CONCENTRATOR WITH APPLICATION TO ULTRAFINE PARTICLES 0 2010
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