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Title: Free piston linear motor compressor and associated systems of operation

Abstract

A linear motor compressor including a compressor housing and a cylinder housing having a plurality of opposing compression chambers. A piston freely reciprocates within the cylinder housing using a linear electric motor.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Gas Technology Institute, Des Plaines, IL (United States); Univ. of Texas, Austin, TX (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1568485
Patent Number(s):
10323628
Application Number:
14/536,174
Assignee:
Gas Technology Institute (Des Plaines, IL); Board of Regents, The University of Texas System (Austin, TX)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
F - MECHANICAL ENGINEERING F04 - POSITIVE - DISPLACEMENT MACHINES FOR LIQUIDS F04B - POSITIVE-DISPLACEMENT MACHINES FOR LIQUIDS
H - ELECTRICITY H02 - GENERATION H02K - DYNAMO-ELECTRIC MACHINES
DOE Contract Number:  
AR0000257
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 11/07/2014
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
33 ADVANCED PROPULSION SYSTEMS; 03 NATURAL GAS

Citation Formats

Stair, Jason, Lindsay, Anthony, Lewis, Michael, Zowarka, Raymond, Pratap, Siddharth, Hearn, Clay, Penney, Charles, Worthington, Michael, and Liu, Hsing-Pang. Free piston linear motor compressor and associated systems of operation. United States: N. p., 2019. Web.
Stair, Jason, Lindsay, Anthony, Lewis, Michael, Zowarka, Raymond, Pratap, Siddharth, Hearn, Clay, Penney, Charles, Worthington, Michael, & Liu, Hsing-Pang. Free piston linear motor compressor and associated systems of operation. United States.
Stair, Jason, Lindsay, Anthony, Lewis, Michael, Zowarka, Raymond, Pratap, Siddharth, Hearn, Clay, Penney, Charles, Worthington, Michael, and Liu, Hsing-Pang. Tue . "Free piston linear motor compressor and associated systems of operation". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1568485.
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