A look at U.S. patents issued to Arkansas inventors.
|Description||Inventor(s)||Assignee||Patent No.||Date Awarded|
|Apparatus for enabling a trained dog to open a door||Laura Wilson, Mena||Laura Wilson, Mena||7717068||May 18, 2010|
|Field easel with integrated paint with sketch box||Susan Edgmon, Gravette, and Billy Joe Edgmon, Gravette||Susan Edgmon, Gravette, and Billy Joe Edgmon, Gravette||7717393||May 18, 2010|
|Masonry line block||Cloyd Arnold, Paragould||Cloyd Arnold, Paragould||D616112||May 18, 2010|
|Fishing lure having a composite weight||Joseph Jarboe, Fort Smith||EBSCO Industries, Birmingham, Ala.||7712245||May 11, 2010|
|Adjustable resilient bicycle training wheel assembly||William Bell, Romance||William Bell, Romance||7712759||May 11, 2010|
|High pressure tide activated fluid pump||Albert Davis, Little Rock||Albert Davis, Little Rock||7713032||May 11, 2010|
|Extended release perforated tablet||Cherng-ju Kim, Little Rock||University of Arkansas Board of Trustees, Little Rock||7713549||May 11, 2010|
|Independent four wheel vibration damping system for riding mowers||Robert Foster, Batesville||Bad Boy Inc., Batesville||7708292||May 4, 2010|
|Systems, devices and methods for stabilization of the spinal column||Richard McCarthy, Little Rock; Chris Johnson, Germantown, Tenn.; Rex Armstrong, Cordova, Tenn.||Warsaw Orthopedic Inc., Warsaw, Ind.||7708762||May 4, 2010|
|Treatment of cancer with glutamine||Suzanne Klimberg, Little Rock; Robert Petit II, Langhorne, Pa., Edward Shinal, Pennington, N.J.||Eisai Inc., Ridgefield Park, N.J.||7709529||May 4, 2010|
|Vehicle wheel alignment system and methodology||Steven Rogers, Conway||Snap-On Inc., Kenosha, Wisc.||7703213||Apr 27, 2010|
|Automatic subterranean watering device||Milton Watson, Jacksonville, and Chad Collins, Little Rock||Milton Watson, Jacksonville, and Chad Collins, Little Rock||7703240||Apr 27, 2010|
|Method of applying silane coating to metal composition||Charles Smith, Conway; Max Sorenson, Salt Lake City, Utah; William Van Ooij, Fairfield, Ohio; Ramakrishna Nookala, Greenville, S.C.; Kevin Williams, Benton||University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, and Ecosil Technologies, Cincinnati, Ohio||7704563||Apr 27, 2010|
|Pizza slicing device||Christopher Grace, Russellville, and Carter McGuyer, Florence, Ala.||Grace Manufacturing, Russellville||D614460||Apr 27, 2010|
|Flexible denture and method to make same||Bryan Childress, Springdale||Bryan Childress, Springdale||7699610||Apr 20, 2010|
|Separation system and efficient capture of contaminants using magnetic nanoparticles||Yanbin Li, Fayetteville; Madhukar Varshney, Fayetteville; Zunzhang Ye, Fayetteville||University of Arkansas Board of Trustees, Little Rock||7699979||Apr 20, 2010|
|Remote controlled extension cord with embedded housing for a remote control||Mike McClurkan, Jonesboro||Mike McClurkan, Jonesboro||7701086||Apr 20, 2010|
|Cryogenic pumping systems, rotors and methods for pumping cryogenic fluids||Michael Bailey, Mena||Emerson Electric Co., St. Louis, Mo.||7701105||Apr 20, 2010|
|Method and apparatus of preventing sunburn||Stephen Smith, Little Rock||Stephen Smith, Little Rock||7694348||Apr 13, 2010|
|Method and apparatus for decontamination of fluid||Andrew Polnicki, Maumelle; Gerald Grafe, Corrales, N.M.; Frank Huang, Socorro, N.M.||ARS USA LLC, Placitas, N.M.||7695607||Apr 13, 2010|
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