Below are listed U.S. patents issued to Montana inventors Oct. 2-23, 2018. For assistance in patent filing, call Billings patent attorney Antoinette M. Tease at 406-294-9000.
Nolan L. Zimmerman and Gregory J. Wilson, both of Kalispell; George Mattinger of Cupertino, Calif.; Erica A. Englehardt of Palo Alto, Calif.; Balamurugan of Bangalore, India): Seal rings in electrochemical processors. 10,087,543, Oct. 2, Applied Materials Inc., Santa Clara, Calif.
Robert B. Moore of Lewistown; David Silvetti of Morgan Hill, Calif.; and Paul Wirth and Randy Harris, both of Kalispell: Microelectronic substrate electroprocessing system. 10,087,544, Oct. 2, Applied Materials Inc., Santa Clara, Calif.
Thomas M. Gregory of Boise, Idaho; Robert A. Kincaid of Manhattan; Clifton L. Cook of Sheridan, Wyo.; and Eric M. Yeates and Thomas A. Marx, both of Virginia Beach, Va.: Holster having a slidable locking element. 10,088,273, Oct. 2, Vista Outdoor Operations LLC, Farmington, Utah.
John Rebstock of Edmonton, Calif.; and Christopher K. Schrichte of Missoula: Redaction with classification and archiving for format independence. 10,089,287, Oct. 2, Teradact Solutions Inc., Washington, D.C.
Richard Arnold Dasen Jr. of Kalispell: Fanning plate for a baked potato. 10,092,140, Oct. 9.
Shawn Baier of Polk City, Iowa; Larry Kolb of Missoula; and John Rathmacher of Story City, Iowa: Composition of HMB and ATP and methods of use. 10,092,590, Oct. 9, Metabolic Technologies Inc., Ames, Iowa.
Joseph Schmitt of Whitefish; Michael Kramer of Princeton, Minn.; Ronak Desai of Daytona, Fla.; and Randall Kurtz of Plymouth, Minn.: Remote control of fire suppression systems. 10,092,785, Oct. 9, WWTemplar LLC, Wilmington, Del.
William J. Ritter of Bozeman: Splitboard boot binding system with adjustable highback. 10,092,816, Oct. 9, Spark R&D IP Holdings LLC, Bozeman.
Greggory W. Switzer, Todd A. McFarland, Robert K. Buczala II, Paul E. Rishel and Eugene W. Kuntz Jr., all of Bozeman: LED-Based solar simulator system and method of use. 10,094,524, Oct. 9, Newport Corp., Irvine, Calif.
Thomas M. Gregory of Belgrade; Robert A. Kincaid of Manhattan; Clifton L. Cook of Sheridan, Wyo.; and Eric M. Yeates and Thomas A. Marx, both of Virginia Beach, Va.: Holster having a removable lockout element. 10,094,637, Oct. 9, Vista Outdoor Operations LLC, Farmington, Utah.
David Andrew Haila of Ames, Iowa; Graham Cummins, and Robert Ray Lamb and Jeroen Sebastian Cranendonk, all of Bozeman: System and methods for providing query-based permissions to data. 10,095,881, Oct. 9, Workiva Inc., Ames, Iowa.
Ilan Kroo of Portola Valley, Calif.; Marshall Gusman of Denver; Neel Vora of San Mateo, Calif.; Jim Bungener of Whitefish; and Eric Allison of Mountain View, Calif.: Aircraft control system based on sparse set of simulation data. 10,101,719, Oct. 16, Kitty Hawk Corp., Mountain View, Calif.
Paul Beard of Bigfork: Systems and methods for open-loop control of a brushless motor. 10,101,736, Oct. 16, Horizon Hobby LLC, Champaign, Ill.
A.L. Swanson of Helena: Ornamental design for an abalone wing surface pattern for a fly fishing equipment container. D830,692, Oct. 16.
Kenneth Camarco of Colts Neck, N.J.; Jonathan albert of Philadelphia; Sudhir Kumar of Faridabad, India; Jason Zerweck of Media, Penn.; and Seth GaleWyrick of Victor: Foldable cart system and method. 10,106,182, Oct. 23, C5 Enterprises, Colts Neck, N.J.
Mark Edward Farrar and Dakota James Farrar, both of Butte: Baby carrier device. 10,106,187, Oct. 23.
Kai W. Wucherpfennig of Brookline, Mass.; Glenn Dranoff of Sudbury, Mass.; Stephen F. Hodi of Framingham, Mass.; Bettina Franz of Orem, Utah; Kenneth F. May Jr. of Bozeman; and Christopher Harvey of Boston: Antibodies that bind to MHC class I polypeptide-related sequence A. 10,106,611, Oct. 23, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Inc., Boston.
William Clifton Harrison of Billings: Curb, walk and multi-use forming tool and system. 10,106,993, Oct. 23.
Mazimillian John Suiter, Ian Padraic Suiter and Sean Patrick Suiter, all of Omaha, Neb.; and Scott David Morrison and Valerie Michele Morrison, both of Columbus: System for curation, distribution and display of location-dependent augmented reality content. 10,108,859, Oct. 23, Pipbin Inc., Omaha, Neb.
James B. French Jr. of Whitefish and Gary A. Herbst of San Jose, Calif.: Data storage device comprising extended servo burst field over part of a disk surface. 10,109,301, Oct. 23, Western Digital Technologies Inc., San Jose, Calif.