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Robert M Weinstock, Carol S Smidts, Ali Mosleh, Yung Hsien Chang, Sankaran Swaminathan, Francisco J Groen, Zhibin Tan: Quantitative risk assessment system (QRAS). The United States Government represented by the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, April 24, 2001: US06223143 (103 worldwide citation)

A quantitative risk assessment system (QRAS) builds a risk model of a system for which risk of failure is being assessed, then analyzes the risk of the system corresponding to the risk model. The QRAS performs sensitivity analysis of the risk model by altering fundamental components and quantificati ...


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Yoshihiko Yamada, Makoto Sasaki, Hynda K Kleinman, George R Martin: Laminin a chain deduced amino acid sequence, expression vectors and active synthetic peptides. The United States Government represented by the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, May 18, 1993: US05211657 (42 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to peptides and derivatives thereof having laminin-like activity. The invention further relates to pharmaceutical compositions containing these peptides, to antibodies effective against these peptides, and to vectors containing a DNA sequence of cDNA coding for the A ch ...


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Leon Lantz II: Process of preventing visual access to a semiconductor device by applying an opaque ceramic coating to integrated circuit devices. The U S Government represented by the Director National Security Agency, Thomas O Maser, Robert D Morelli, November 2, 1993: US05258334 (37 worldwide citation)

Reverse engineering of integrated circuit devices is prevented by denying visual access to the topology of an integrated circuit device. Visual access is denied by coating the device with an opaque ceramic. The opaque ceramic is produced by first mixing opaque particulate with a silica precursor. Th ...


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Donald L Gay: Video tracker. The United States of America Government represented by the Secretary of the Army, Peter A Taucher, John E McRae, Nathan Edelberg, February 16, 1982: US04316218 (35 worldwide citation)

Electrical control system for a video tracker, including circuitry for maintaining the size of the target substantially constant relative to the tracking window, thereby improving the accuracy of the target shift detection circuit. Additional circuitry is provided for enhancing contrast between the ...


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Charles W Goddard, John T Lucas, Paul A Galvan: Solid-propellant-powered maneuvering system for spacecraft. United States Government represented by the Secretary of the Navy, Wayne O Hadland, Kenneth L Warsh, Robert Wohlfarth, November 5, 1991: US05062593 (33 worldwide citation)

An improvement to a variable-pressure solid-propellant-powered maneuvering ystem for spacecraft, enabling the system to operate for longer than one propellant burn time. At least two solid propellant gas generators are connected via a manifold to a plurality of nozzle valve clusters; at least one of ...


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Sondeen Jill L, Drew Guy A: System and method for providing servo-controlled resuscitation. Us Government Represented By The Secretary Of The, Army, Sondeen Jill L, Drew Guy A, ARWINE Elizabeth, March 24, 2005: WO/2005/025646 (32 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a system and method for controlling resuscitation in a patient. In at least one embodiment, the invention includes a fluid rate measurer, a controller electrically coupled to the fluid rate measurer, and a pump. The controller is adapted to receive signals from a physi ...


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Rene G Gonzalez: Shock absorbing vehicle seat assembly. U S Government represented by the Secretary of the Army, Peter A Taucher, David L Kuhn, June 2, 1998: US05758859 (31 worldwide citation)

A land vehicle seat assembly for absorbing explosive shocks is mounted on e vehicle's floor. The assembly has an anti-friction pad on the floor. A base plate on the pad swings around a pin fixed to the floor at the front of the plate. Horizontal shock absorbers at either side of the plate decelerati ...


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Dennis A Burton, Wendy L Goble, Robert D Morelli, Thomas B Phelps: Programmable configurable logic memory. The U S Government represented by the Director National Security Agency, Thomas O Maser, John R Utermohle, November 20, 1990: US04972105 (29 worldwide citation)

A reprogrammable logic array is characterized by the use of a RAM fuse to selectively control the transfer of variable from input lines to intersecting output combination lines of the array. The configuration of the combiner array is programmed by writing to all of the RAM locations that are associa ...


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Michael Allen Shackleton, Roy Earl Anderson: Automatic cleaning apparatus for fluid filters. The United States Government represented by the Secretary of the Army, Robert P Gibson, Nathan Edelberg, John E McRae, February 10, 1976: US03936902 (27 worldwide citation)

Apparatus to remove dust particles accumulating within the air cleaner of a ehicle engine, particularly an off-the-road vehicle of the military type. The apparatus includes a nozzle arranged to traverse the surface of the filter element within the cleaner, said nozzle being effective to blow or draw ...


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Austin Kovacs: Push button coupler. U S Government Represented by the Secretary of the Army, Luther A Marsh, October 26, 1993: US05255993 (27 worldwide citation)

The coupling and locking device of the present invention can be used to join together a rod and a tubular member of an auger flight section. Such a joint can be used in an auger drilling apparatus, or as the joining element in a structural space frame. The joint includes a push button contained in t ...