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John K Gee, David A Greve, David S Hardin, Allen P Mass, Michael H Masters, Nick M Mykris, Matthew M Wilding: Real time processor capable of concurrently running multiple independent JAVA machines. Rockwell Collins, Nathan O Jensen, Kyle Eppele, April 16, 2002: US06374286 (322 worldwide citation)

Multiple Java Virtual Machines (JVMs) operate on a single direct execution JAVA processor with each JVM operating in a separate time slice called a partition. Each JVM has its own data and control structures and is assigned a fixed area of memory. Each partition is also allotted a fixed period of ti ...


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Alan J Weinberger, Joseph J Renton, Rick Neugaubauer: Transaction dispatcher for a passenger entertainment system, method and article of manufacture. Rockwell Collins, Nathan D Jensen, Kyle Eppele, November 2, 2004: US06813777 (213 worldwide citation)

A computer is used to manage communication over a network between one or more network addressable units and a plurality of physical devices of a passenger entertainment system. The system is configured and operated using software to provide passenger entertainment services including audio and video ...


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Perry J Mick: LED brightness control system for a wide-range of luminance control. Rockwell Collins, Nathan O Jensen, Kyle Eppele, January 17, 2006: US06987787 (202 worldwide citation)

The LED brightness control system for a wide range of luminance control includes a brightness control module that provides a pulse width modulation (PWM) control signal and a peak current control signal. A pulse width modulation (PWM) converter circuit receives the PWM control signal and converts it ...


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James P Mitchell: Dual receiver for a on-board entertainment system. Rockwell Collins, Nathan O Jensen, Kyle Eppele, May 25, 2004: US06741841 (187 worldwide citation)

A communication system is provided for use with a mobile platform. The communication system can be configured to store video data on-board to allow pseudo-live or live broadcasts to be played as the mobile platform traverses a number of broadcasts regions. The mobile platforms can be automobiles, ai ...


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Rick J Johnson: Led-based LCD backlight with extended color space. Rockwell Collins, Nathan O Jensen, Kyle Eppele, August 19, 2003: US06608614 (182 worldwide citation)

A backlight for a liquid-crystal display is disclosed. The backlight includes a first LED array that provides light with a first chromaticity and a second LED array that provides light with a second chromaticity. A combining element combines the light from the first LED array and the second LED arra ...


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James B West: Low-cost one-dimensional electromagnetic band gap waveguide phase shifter based ESA horn antenna. Rockwell Collins, Nathan O Jensen, Kyle Eppele, December 11, 2007: US07307596 (174 worldwide citation)

A one-dimensional electromagnetic band gap (EBG) waveguide phase shifter electronically scanned array (ESA) horn antenna utilizes a linear array of EBG waveguide phase shifters for scanning and radiating a beam. A linear array feed feeds the linear array of EBG waveguide phase shifters. A horn direc ...


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Shu Li: Phosphor screen and displays systems. Rockwell Collins, Matthew J Evans, Daniel M Barbieri, June 8, 2010: US07733571 (164 worldwide citation)

A phosphor screen for image forming including phosphor material being excitable by light in a wavelength λ1. The phosphor screen receives an optical image from an image forming optical system and produces the optical image at a second wavelength λ2. The phosphor screen includes a phosphor layer comp ...


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James B West: Multiband waveguide reflector antenna feed. Rockwell Collins, Nathan O Jensen, Kyle Eppele, September 5, 2006: US07102581 (151 worldwide citation)

A multiband waveguide reflector antenna feed comprises waveguide feeds in a concentric architecture. A waveguide feed is located in the center and coaxial waveguide feeds are disposed around the center feed. The waveguide feeds may be all-metallic with the center feed operating in a TE11 mode and th ...


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David D Heiderscheit: Location-based intrusion detection system. Rockwell Collins, Donna P Suchy, Daniel M Barbieri, February 25, 2014: US08660526 (142 worldwide citation)

A method of detecting messages from an unwanted source in an ad-hoc network is disclosed. According to the method, a first message is received that purports to be from a mobile communication device. The first purported message has a first location component incorporated therein. A second message is ...


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John K Gee, David A Greve, David S Hardin, Raymond A Kamin, T Douglas Hiratzka, Allen P Mass, Michael H Masters, Nick M Mykris: Real time processor optimized for executing JAVA programs. Rockwell Collins, Nathan O Jensen, Kyle Eppele, J P O&apos Shaughnessy, November 13, 2001: US06317872 (137 worldwide citation)

An improved computer architecture and system advantageously combine the beneficial characteristics of a high level object oriented programming language with an optimized processor for efficient application to real time embedded computing problems. Additionally, an improved method for resolving symbo ...