US Patent Application No: 2012/0137,672

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METHODS OF ACTIVATING THERMALLY RESPONSIVE ACTIVE MATERIALS USING WIRELESS TRANSMISSION

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Actuation assemblies for and methods of activating a thermally actuated active material actuator utilizing wireless transmissions of energy.

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GM GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY OPERATIONS LLCDETROIT, MI10482

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Alexander, Paul W Ypsilanti, US 113 203
Browne, Alan L Grosse Pointe, US 340 1646
Johnson, Nancy L Northville, US 314 1511
Mance, Andrew M Royal Oak, US 26 106
Mankame, Nilesh D Ann Arbor, US 108 231
Pinto,, IV Nicholas W Ferndale, US 22 15
Sarosi, Peter Maxwell Ryoal Oak, US 14 15
Wittorf, Marten Ingelheim, DE 24 16

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UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE (1)
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