Dr. Mike L. Franklin, Patents, Presentations, and Publications



M. L. Franklin, "Apparatus and Method for Separating and Collecting Particles," International Patent Publication WO 03/074154 A1, 12 September 2003. http://www.wipo.int/pctdb/en/wo.jsp?wo=2003074154.

L. Barger, T. Bowyer, L. Britto, M. Franklin, “Flow-through Metered Aerosol Dispensing Apparatus and Method of Use Thereof, U. S. Patent # 5,921,447 (July 13, 1999)

1998 Eastern Analytical Symposium (EAS) presentation, "Multi-Component Identification of Mixtures by Microscopy," Mike L. Franklin, Somerset, NJ, 16 NOV 1998.

Mike L. Franklin,  "Multi-Component Identification of Mixtures by Microscopy," Land O' Lakes 40th Annual International Industrial Pharmaceutics Research Conference presentation proceedings, University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy, Merrimac, WI, 34 pages, June 1998.

Wei-Qin (Tony) Tong, Jerry Clark, Michael L. Franklin, Jill P. Jozwiakowski, Joanne. B. Lemmo, Jay M. Sisco, and Sheila R. Whight, “Identification and Characterization of the Sulfate Precipitate in GI147211C IV Formulation,” PDA Journal of Pharmaceutical Science and Technology, Volume 5 (5) Sept/Oct 1996.

J. E. Hastedt, M. L. Franklin, “Physical Characterization of Multi-Phase Systems by Microscopic Techniques,” Land O' Lakes 37th Annual International Industrial Pharmaceutical Research Conference presentation proceedings, University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy, Merrimac, WI, 56 pages, June 1995.

L. Barger, T. Bowyer, L. Britto, M. Franklin, " Metered Aerosol Dispensing Apparatus and Method of Use Thereof," U. S. Patent # 5,421,492 (June 6, 1995).

Mike L. Franklin, “ Application of Environmental Scanning Electron Microscopy/Energy Dispersive X-ray Technologies in Pharmaceutical Problem-Solving,” Invited sole presentation for North Carolina Society for Microscopy and Microanalysis, June 28, 1995, at Microelectronics Center of North Carolina, RTP, NC.

J. Hastedt, M. Franklin, and Karl Guth, "Environmental Scanning Electron Microscopy Study of the Interaction of Water with Pharmaceutical Solids," Purdue University/ University of Wisconsin, Effects of Water on the Molecular Mobility of Crystalline & Amorphous Pharmaceutical Solids Symposium, Madison, WI, September 22-23, 1994.

M. L. Franklin, "Using Energy Dispersive X-ray / Environmental Scanning Electron Microscopy Technologies in Pharmaceutical Problem-Solving," Land O' Lakes 36th Annual International Industrial Pharmaceutical Research Conference presentation,  University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy, Merrimac, WI, 19 pages, June 6-10, 1994.

B. L. Harward and M. L. Franklin, "Robot Method Improves USP Testing of MDI's," PI (Process Industries) Quality, Vol. 3, September/October, p. 31, 1993.

P. Waters, J. Bircher, M. Brinkley, M. Franklin, T. Bowyer, "Zymark Robotic Automation of Antimicrobial Preservative Testing," International Symposium on Laboratory Automation and Robotics, p. 695-710, Boston, MA, 1992 Proceedings Book.

F. C. Chen and M. L. Franklin, "Multiple-Beam Laser Instrument for Measuring Agglutination Reactions," U. S. Patent # 4,988,630 (1991).

M. L. Franklin and F. C. Chen, "Applications of Computers in Clinical Chemistry," Professor J. Webster, Editor, Book Chapter in The Encyclopedia of Medical Devices and Instrumentation, Vol. 2, p. 693, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York, NY (1988).

B. J. Zlotnick and M. L. Franklin, "A Robotic System for Sterility Testing for Injectables," Pharmaceutical Technology, Vol. 11, No. 5, p. 58-64, Aster Publishing Corporation, Springfield, OR (1987).

M. L. Franklin, "Robotic Applications in the Pharmaceutical Industry Interview," Quality Control Reports, "The Gold Sheet," Vol. 20, No. 9, Bill Paulson, Editor, F-D-C Reports, Inc., Chevy Chase, MD (1986).

M. L. Franklin and F. C. Chen, "Metered Aerosol Dispenser and Method of Using the Dispenser," U. S. Patent # 4,506,803 (1985).

M. L. Franklin "Instrumentation in Clinical Chemistry," Clinical Biochemistry, Contemporary Theories & Techniques, Vol. 3, p.  154-211, Herbert Spiegel, Editor, Academic Press Inc., New York City, NY, (1984).

M. L. Franklin, "Background Corrector for Spectrochemical Analysis of Biological Samples," U. S. Patent # 4,346,998 (1982).

M. L. Franklin and C. W. Jeunelot, "Dual Wavelength Spectrophotometer for Ampoule Leak Detection and Content Inspection," U. S. Patent # 4,300,689 (1981).  Licensed Worldwide to EISAI  (Pharmaceutical Inspection Instrument Company), Tokyo, Japan (1983).

A. H. Goldberg and M. L. Franklin, "Unit Dosage Forms (Web Drug Delivery System)," U. S. Patent # 4,180,558 (1979).

E. E. Pickett and M. L. Franklin, "Filter Flame Photometer for Determination of Boron in Plants." Journal of the Association of Official Analytical Chemists, Vol. 60, #5, p. 1164-1169 (1977).

M. L. Franklin, C. Baber, and S. R. Koirtyohann, "Spectral Source Profiling with a Photodiode Array," Spectrochemica Acta, Vol. 31B, p. 589-597 (1976).

M. L. Franklin, W. A. Gordon, and K. M. Hambidge, "Advances in the Static Argon, DC-Arc Spectrochemical Source," Progress in Analytical Chemistry, Book Chapter, Vol. 6, p. 23-44, I. L. Simons and G. W. Ewing, Editors, Plenum Press (1973).

H. V. Malmstadt, M. L. Franklin, and G. Horlick, "Progress in Nuclear Energy," Analytical Chemistry Series IX Book Chapter, p. 229-256, H. A. Elion and D. C. Stewart, Editors, Permagon Press, Elmsford, New York (1972).

H. V. Malmstadt, M. L. Franklin, and G. Horlick, "Photon Counting for Spectrophotometry," Analytical Chemistry, Vol. 44, p. 63A (1972)--Selected for Reprinting in "Instrumentation in Analytical Chemistry," by A. J. Senzel, Associate Ed. Analytical Chemistry, p. 173-187, American Chem. Society, Washington, DC (1973).

K. M. Hambidge, M. L. Franklin, and M. A. Jacobs, "Changes in Hair Chromium Concentrations with Increasing Distances from Hair Roots," American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Vol. 25 p. 380 (1972).

K. M. Hambidge, M. L. Franklin, and M. A. Jacobs, "Hair Chromium Concentration: Effect of Sample Washing Procedures and External Environmental Factors," American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Vol. 25, p. 384 (1972).

M. L. Franklin and W. A. Gordon, "Evaluation of some Wide Dynamic Readout Systems for Photoelectric Integrating Spectrometers, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Technical Memorandum, X-2443 (1971).

M. L. Franklin and W. A. Gordon, "Use of Incandescent Lamps to Measure Optical and Detector Drift in Photoelectric Spectrometers," National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Technical Notes, D-6313 (1971).

M. L. Franklin, G. Horlick, and H. V. Malmstadt, "Basic and Practical Considerations in Utilizing Photon Counting for Quantitative Spectrochemical Methods," Analytical Chemistry, Vol. 41, #1, p. 2-10 (1969).


Dr. Mike L. Franklin
Ph.D, Analytical Chemistry
mike@mikefranklinconsulting.com