Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
The Department of the Navy is amending a system of records notice in its existing inventory of record systems subject to the Privacy Act of 1974, (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended.
Notice of Availability of Government-Owned Inventions; Available for Licensing
The inventions listed below are assigned to the U.S. Government as represented by the Secretary of the Navy and are available for licensing by the Department of the Navy. U.S. Patent No. 6,996,493: PROGRAMMED COMPUTATION OF PREDICTED PRESSURE LOADS ON MARINE VESSELS.//U.S. Patent No. 7,025,014: SEA VESSEL RETRIEVAL OF UNMANNED UNDERWATER VEHICLES.//U.S. Patent No. 7,025,112: PRETREATMENT PROCESSING OF METAL-MATRIX CARBIDE POWER FOR MOLD CASTING OF PRODUCTS. //U.S. Patent No. 7,026,738: QUAD SHAFT CONTRAROTATING HOMOPOLAR MOTOR.//U.S. Patent No. 7,026,981: SURFACE INTERACTION REGION METHODOLOGY FOR DELIMITING MULTIPATH PROPAGATION INQUIRY://U.S. Patent No. 7,041,987: INSPECTION OF COMMON MATERIALS FOR RADIATION EXPOSURE BY ATOMIC AND/OR MAGNETIC FORCE MICROSCOPY.//U.S. Patent No. 7,052,226: WHEELED CONTAINER TRANSFER SELF-ALIGNING PLATFORM FOR MARINE TERMINAL CRANE.//U.S. Patent No. 7,052,607: BIOREACTOR PROCESSING METHOD WITHIN A TANK INTERNALLY CHAMBERED TO SEQUENTIALLY PERFORM BIOLOGICAL TREATMENT AND MEMBRANE FILTRATION.//U.S. Patent No. 7,059,566: UNMANNED AERIAL VEHICLE FOR LOGISTICAL DELIVERY.//U.S. Patent No. 7,068,027: SYSTEM FOR MEASUREMENT OF METALLIC DEBRIS IN FLUID.//U.S. Patent No. 7,070,882: REACTIVE METAL HYDROGEL/INERT POLYMER COMPOSITE ANODE AND PRIMARY METAL-AIR BATTERY.//U.S. Patent No. 7,082,355: WAKE WASH SEVERITY MONITOR FOR HIGH SPEED VESSELS.//U.S. Patent No. 7,090,893: RHENIUM COMPOSITE.//U.S. Patent No. 7,101,237: PROPELLOR BLADE ADJUSTMENT SYSTEM FOR PROPULSION THROUGH FLUID ENVIRONMENTS UNDER CHANGING CONDITIONS.//U.S. Patent No. 7,110,891: DEGAUSSING VULNERABILITY DISPLAY PROGRAM.//U.S. Patent No. 7,108,782: MARINE VESSEL ONBOARD WASTEWATER TREATMENT SYSTEM.//U.S. Patent No. 7,111,523: ROTATIONAL POWER TRANSMITTING DRIVE COMPONENT WITH IMPROVED ACOUSTIC AND ASSEMBLY CHARACTERISTICS.//U.S. Patent No. 7,111,809: AIRCRAFT EXCESSIVE FUEL DUMPING EJECTION PARALLEL TO FLIGHT DIRECTION./ /U.S. Patent No. 7,114,764: MINE AND COLLISION PROTECTION FOR PASSENGER VEHICLE.//U.S. Patent No. 7,122,117: SELF-CLEANING COMPOSITE DECK DRAIN.//U.S. Patent No. 7,124,698: AUXILIARY FACILITIES FOR THE MANEUVERING OF SUBMERGED WATER JET PROPELLED SEA CRAFT.//U.S. Patent No. 7,136,324: PRESSURE EQUALIZING FLUIDBORNE SOUND PROJECTOR.//U.S. Patent No. 7,138,743: SOLID AND LIQUID HYBRID CURRENT TRANSFERRING BRUSH.//U.S. Patent No. 7,138,941: IN-SITU CALIBRATION OF RADAR FREQUENCY MEASUREMENT.//U.S. Patent No. 7,139,223: DEEP WATER SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM.//U.S. Patent No. 7,144,282: CONTOURED RUDDER MANEUVERING OF WATERJET PROPELLED SEA CRAFT.//U.S. Patent No. 7,148,600: ELECTRICAL CURRENT TRANSFERRING AND BRUSH PRESSURE EXERTING INTERLOCKING SLIP RING ASSEMBLY.//U.S. Patent No. 7,149,150: UNDERWATER SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM.//U.S. Patent No. 7,152,375: SEAL INTEGRITY DETECTION SYSTEM.//U.S. Patent No. 7,163,107: OIL/WATER SEPARATOR WITH ENHANCED IN-SITU CLEANING.//U.S. Patent No. 7,163,138: FRICTION STIRRED INTRODUCTION OF PARTICLES INTO A METALLIC SUBSTRATE FOR SURFACE DURABILITY TREATMENT.//U.S. Patent application Serial No. 7,178,782: QUIET OPENING BALL VALVE.//U.S. Patent application Serial No. 7,179,090: INTEGRAL DUAL-COMPONENT CURRENT COLLECTION DEVICE.//U.S. Patent application Serial No. 7,180,581: LITHOGRAPHY FOR OPTICAL PATTERNING OF FLUIDS.//U.S. Patent application Serial No. 7,180,828: NON-KINKING OIL-FILLED ACOUSTIC SENSOR STAVE.//U.S. Patent application Serial No. 7,198,001: UNDERWATER INSPECTION MEASUREMENT SURVEY.//U.S. Patent application Serial No. 7,206,258: DUAL RESPONSE ACOUSTICAL SENSOR SYSTEM.//U.S. Patent application Serial No. 7,214,306: ELEVATED POTENTIAL DEPOSITION OF RHENIUM ON GRAPHITE SUBSTRATES FROM A REO.SUB.2/H.SUB.2O.SUB.2 SOLUTION.//U.S. Patent application Serial No. 7,114,764: MINE AND COLLISION PROTECTION FOR PASSENGER VEHICLE.//PTC international application No. PTC/US2005/013934: ARMOR INCLUDING A STRAIN RATE HARDENING ELASTOMER.
Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for Outdoor Research, Development, Testing & Evaluation Activities at Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Site, King George County, VA and To Announce Public Scoping Meetings
Pursuant to Section (102)(2)(c) of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of 1969, and the regulations implemented by the Council on Environmental Quality (40 CFR parts 1500-1508), the Department of the Navy (Navy) announces its intent to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) to evaluate the potential environmental consequences of expanding Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Site's (NSWCDL) research, development, test and evaluation (RDT&E) activities taking place outdoors on the Potomac River Test Range Complex, the Explosives Experimental Area, and Mission Areas. RDT&E activities are conducted in support of NSWCDL's mission requirements in surface warfare, surface ship combat systems, strategic systems, ordnance, and special warfare systems. These activities include outdoor operations that require the use of ordnance, lasers, electromagnetic fields, and chemical and biological simulants (imitations).
Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive Patent License; Cellphire, Inc.
The Department of the Navy hereby gives notice of its intent to grant to Cellphire, Inc., a revocable, nonassignable, exclusive license to practice in the field of use in transfusable therapeutics; topical therapeutics for hemostasis and wound care; and reagents for hematology analysis, clinical diagnostics, and research in the United States and certain foreign countries, the Government-owned invention described in U.S. Patent No. 5,736,313 entitled ``A Method of Lyophilizing Platelets by Incubation with High Carbohydrate Concentrations and Supercooling Prior to Freezing'', Navy Case No. 76,086 and any continuations, divisionals or re-issues thereof.
Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive Patent License; NaturalNano, Inc.
The Department of the Navy hereby gives notice of its intent to grant to NaturalNano, Inc., a revocable, nonassignable, exclusive license to practice in the fields of use in Electromagnetic Shielding; Strength Enhancement; Cosmetics; Odor Masking; Eluting Implantable Medical Devices; Visibility Enhanced Implantable Medical Devices; Eluting Bandages; Local Drug Delivery; Agricultural; Vertebrate Aversion; Veterinary; Ink and Paper; Electronics; Fabrics and Textiles; all other fields of use specifically excluding: Halloysite in Building Materials and Petroleum; and Paint in the United States and certain foreign countries, the Government-owned inventions described in U.S. Patent No. 6,913,828: Production of Hollow Metal Microcylinders from Lipids, Navy Case No. 83,603.//U.S. Patent No. 6,936,215: Processing Methodology for the Rational Control of Bilayer Numbers Leading to High Efficiency Production of Lipid Microtubules, Navy Case No. 77,839.// U.S. Patent Application Serial No. 11/229,433: Novel Biodegradable Biofouling Control Coating and Method of Formulation, Navy Case No. 96,826 and any continuations, divisionals or re-issues thereof.
Meeting of the Ocean Research and Resources Advisory Panel
The Ocean Research and Resources Advisory Panel (ORRAP) will meet to discuss National Ocean Research Leadership Council (NORLC) and Interagency Committee on Ocean Science and Resource Management Integration (ICOSRMI) activities. All sessions of the meeting will remain open to the public.
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
The Department of the Navy proposes to alter a system of records notice in its existing inventory of records systems subject to the Privacy Act of 1974, (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
In compliance with Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Naval Sea Systems Command announces the following new proposal for collection of information and seeks public comment on the provisions thereof. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed information collected; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.