Marvin A Sackner, D Michael Inman: Physiologic signs feedback system. Nims, Cohen Pontani Lieberman & Pavane, April 4, 2000: US06047203 (527 worldwide citation)

A non-invasive physiologic signs monitoring device includes a garment with electrocardiogram electrodes and various inductive plethysmographic sensors sewn, embroidered, embedded, or otherwise attached to the garment with an adhesive. The garment is in the form of a shirt. When the garment is fitted ...

Marvin A Sackner, D Michael Inman: Method for analyzing breath waveforms as to their neuromuscular respiratory implications. Nims, Cohen Pontani Lieberman & Pavane, January 18, 2000: US06015388 (213 worldwide citation)

A method for measuring respiratory drive includes determining a peak inspiratory flow and a peak inspiratory acceleration from a breath waveform derived from rib cage motion and abdominal motion using a plethysmograph or other external respiratory measuring device. The respiratory drive is ascertain ...

Marvin A Sackner, Dana M Inman: Method and apparatus for discriminating between valid and artifactual pulse waveforms in pulse oximetry. Nims Incorporated, Cohen Pontani Lieberman Pavane, December 31, 1996: US05588425 (171 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for use in pulse oximetry for discriminating between valid pulse waveforms and artifactual pulse waveforms. Systolic upstroke times for valid pulse waveforms are in a consistent, narrow range which varies only slightly from subject to subject. This narrow range, which may be d ...

Marvin A Sackner, D Michael Inman, William J Meichner: Reciprocating movement platform for shifting subject to and fro in headwards-footwards direction. Nims, Cohen Pontani Lieberman & Pavane, December 5, 2000: US06155976 (61 worldwide citation)

A reciprocating platform assembly for oscillating a subject supporting platform in a back and forth, headward to footward motion includes a platform mounted on displacement modules that are mounted to a frame. The displacement modules are signally connected to a processor that controls movement of t ...

Marvin A Sackner: Method and apparatus for non-invasive monitoring of central venous pressure, and improved transducer therefor. Nims, Schechter Brucker & Pavane, August 20, 1991: US05040540 (60 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for measuring central venous pressure (CVP) is disclosed, along with an improved transducer (50) for measuring CVP in infants. Changes in CVP may also be monitored by employing the method and apparatus of the invention.

Marvin A Sackner, Joathan D Sackner: Non-invasive estimation of individual lung function. Nims, Cohen Pontani Lieberman & Pavane, November 3, 1992: US05159935 (50 worldwide citation)

A non-invasive method and apparatus for monitoring individual lung function is disclosed. A transducer (12, 14) is disposed on the torso above the lung to be monitored, the transducer producing a signal corresponding to movement of the torso portion therebeneath which, in turn, corresponds to change ...

Hirosaki Naoto, Ueda Kyota, Yamamoto Hajime: Phosphor and light emission appliance using phosphor. Indp Administrative Inst Nims, Mitsubishi Chem, August 30, 2006: EP1696016-A1 (17 worldwide citation)

An object of the present invention is to provide an inorganic phosphor having fluorescence properties emitting an orange or red light which has a longer wavelength as compared with the cases of conventional sialon phosphors activated with a rare earth. The invention relates to a design of white ligh ...

Quatrochi Danielle, Nims Jason: System and method for athletic performance race. Nike International, Quatrochi Danielle, Nims Jason, JOHNSTON Holly L, October 15, 2009: WO/2009/126818 (17 worldwide citation)

Systems and techniques for the collection and display of athletic information. Athletic data relating to a single person or group of people is collected at a central location, and subsequently displayed at a desired remote location so that the person or people can review and critique their performan ...

Hirosaki Naoto, Seto Takatoshi, Kijima Naoto: Phosphor and use thereof. Mitsubishi Chem, Indp Administrative Inst Nims, February 13, 2008: EP1887067-A1 (11 worldwide citation)

A phosphor which emits light having high brightness, serves as an excellent orange or red phosphor whose light brightness is less decreased when exposed to an excitation source contains a crystal phase having the chemical composition expressed by the general formula [1]: 1 - a - b Ln p M II 1 - p M ...

Hino Takehisa, Koizumi Yutaka, Kobayashi Toshiharu, Nakazawa Shizuo, Harada Hiroshi, Ishiwata Yutaka, Yoshioka Yomei: Nickel-base single-crystal superalloys, method of manufacturing same and gas turbine high temperature parts made thereof. Tokyo Shibaura Electric Co, Indp Administrative Inst Nims, March 6, 2002: EP1184473-A2 (8 worldwide citation)

A nickel-base single-crystal superalloy, essentially consists of, in percentages by weight, 4.0% to 11.0% of cobalt, 3.5% to less than 5.0% of chromium, 0.5% to 3.0% of molybdenum, 7.0% to 10.0% of tungsten, 4.5% to 6.0% of aluminum, 0.1% to 2.0% of titanium, 5.0% to 8.0% of tantalum, 1.0% to 3.0% o ...