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James Douglas Mollenkopf, William H Berkman, David Stanley Yaney, Paul A Kline: Power line communication system and method of using the same. Current Technologies, Mel Barnes, Manelli Denison & Selter PLLC, November 15, 2005: US06965302 (271 worldwide citation)

The communication system of one embodiment is for communicating data through a power distribution system having a medium voltage power line and low voltage power line and comprises a first device comprising a first wireless transceiver, a first modem in communication with the first wireless transcei ...


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Paul A Kline: Method and apparatus for providing inductive coupling and decoupling of high-frequency, high-bandwidth data signals directly on and off of a high voltage power line. Current Technologies, Mel Barnes, Manelli Dension & Selter PLLC, September 27, 2005: US06950567 (227 worldwide citation)

The present invention is drawn to an electrically “closed” method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving data signals over a high voltage power line. Inductive coupling is employed for coupling and decoupling the data signal directly on to and off of a single power line wire. An exemplary devi ...


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Melvin Joseph White II, James Douglas Mollenkopf: Power line communication system and method of operating the same. Current Technologies, Mel Barnes, Manelli Denison & Selter PLLC, December 27, 2005: US06980091 (218 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a system for operating a power line communications system that is comprised of a plurality of network elements, which may take the form of repeaters, bypass devices, backhaul devices, wireless backhaul devices, enhanced bypass device, communication interface devices an ...


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Paul M Giannini, David Stanley Yaney, James Douglas Mollenkopf: Device and method for communicating data signals through multiple power line conductors. Current Technologies, Manelli Denison & Selter PLLC, Mel Barnes, July 11, 2006: US07075414 (181 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a device for providing communications through power lines comprised of multiple conductors by transmitting the data signals through a plurality of the conductors. One embodiment of the present invention may be comprised of a transmit circuit communicatively coupled to ...


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William H Berkman: Transformer antenna device and method of using the same. Current Technologies, Mel Barnes, Manelli Denison & Selter PLLC, September 26, 2006: US07113134 (179 worldwide citation)

The invention contemplates an antenna device, system and method of installing the antenna device for receiving a wireless signal at a pad mounted electrical transformer. The novel device includes an antenna capable of communicating the wireless signal and a material located around the antenna. The m ...


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William H Berkman: Power line communication system and method of operating the same. Current Technologies, Mel Barnes, Manelli Denison & Selter PLLC, August 29, 2006: US07098773 (177 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a power line communications system that may employ power lines and non-power communications mediums. In one embodiment, the system is comprised of a plurality of interface devices with each being in communication with one or more user devices via one or more low voltag ...


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William O Radtke, Andrew T Rayno: Power line communication and power distribution parameter measurement system and method. Current Technologies, Mel Barnes, Capital Legal Group, September 14, 2010: US07795877 (171 worldwide citation)

A power line communication device is provided that in one embodiment includes a parameter sensor device configured to measure a parameter of a power line, a modem configured to transmit parameter data over a power line, and a controller communicatively coupled to the current sensor device and modem. ...


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David S Yaney, Robert D Kehn: Method and apparatus for communicating power distribution event and location. Current Technologies, Mel Barnes, Capital Legal Group PLLC, December 13, 2011: US08077049 (170 worldwide citation)

A system, device, and method of providing information for a power distribution system is provided. In one embodiment, a method of using a device that receives power from the low voltage power of the power distribution system and experiences a power loss during a local power outage may perform the pr ...


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William H Berkman, James Douglas Mollenkopf: Power line communications device and method. Current Technologies, Mel Barnes, Capital Legal Group, December 1, 2009: US07626489 (168 worldwide citation)

In one embodiment, a power line communication system network element is provided that provides communications to one or more user devices. The device may also receive data from one or more sensors, such as current sensors, a voltage sensor, a video camera, a temperature sensor, a barometer, a motion ...


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Leonard David Cope: Power line coupling device and method of using the same. Current Technologies, Mel Barnes, Manelli Denison & Selter PLLC, January 3, 2006: US06982611 (164 worldwide citation)

The coupler of the present invention includes a plurality of core members that are disposed between the semi-conductive ground jacket and neutral conductor of a standard URD MV cable. The core members are series wound by a transformer conductor, which forms a secondary winding that is coupled to the ...