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Terry A Welch: High speed data compression and decompression apparatus and method. Sperry Corporation, Howard P Terry, Albert B Cooper, December 10, 1985: US04558302 (296 worldwide citation)

A data compressor compresses an input stream of data character signals by storing in a string table strings of data character signals encountered in the input stream. The compressor searches the input stream to determine the longest match to a stored string. Each stored string comprises a prefix str ...


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Johnny A Cornett, James D Corbett: Touchscreen control panel with sliding touch control. Sperry Marine, Seymour Levine, Albert B Cooper, October 1, 1991: US05053758 (264 worldwide citation)

Touchscreen control panel apparatus that highlights a control key to which the operator slides touch and actuates the associated control function upon touch release from the highlighted key. Highlighting is deleted from a key when operator slides touch therefrom without releasing touch. Parameter va ...


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Joseph S Donnelly, Morris G Robinson, James R Reese: Human resource management system for staffing projects. Unisys Corporation, Albert B Cooper, Mark T Starr, Steven B Samuels, April 11, 2000: US06049776 (246 worldwide citation)

A Resource Management System (RMS) including an RMS server having an RMS database containing files storing information on employees, employee skills, employee schedules and projects. The information in the files of the RMS database is obtained from external corporate databases as well as from direct ...


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Willard L Eastman, Abraham Lempel, Jacob Ziv, Martin Cohn: Apparatus and method for compressing data signals and restoring the compressed data signals. Sperry Corporation, Howard P Terry, Albert B Cooper, August 7, 1984: US04464650 (230 worldwide citation)

A compressor parses the input data stream into segments where each segment comprises a prefix and the next symbol in the data stream following the prefix. The prefix of a segment is the longest match with a previously parsed segment of the data stream. The compressor constructs a search tree data ba ...


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Parm L Narveson, Robert W Clark, Lawrence C Hannert: Color and brightness tracking in a cathode ray tube display system. Sperry Corporation, Howard P Terry, Albert B Cooper, May 31, 1983: US04386345 (209 worldwide citation)

A color cathode ray tube display apparatus particularly for use under a wide range of ambient light conditions, such as in an aircraft cockpit, wherein each of the primary color phosphors has a unique brightness versus cathode drive characteristic, which characteristic also is dependent upon whether ...


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Anthony J Brinkman, Yi Lin, Michael H Penrod, Nancy L Sweet, Linda Trout Jordan, Gerald J Wardzinski: Apparatus and method for generating call duration billing records utilizing ISUP messages in the CCS/SS7 telecommunications network. Unisys Corporation, Albert B Cooper, Mark T Starr, January 27, 1998: US05712908 (144 worldwide citation)

A computer platform with a Call Billing application thereon monitors linksets of the CCS/SS7 network extending between Local Exchange Carrier (LEC) Signaling Transfer Points (STP) and Competitive Access Provider (CAP) switches such as End Offices (EO) and Tandem Offices, where the CAP switches have ...


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David W Gerdt: Variable ratio fiber optic coupler optical signal processing element. Sperry Marine, Seymour Levine, Albert B Cooper, August 4, 1992: US05136669 (130 worldwide citation)

The coupler includes a waist region formed by merging and fusing a plurality of optical fibers with the waist region encapsulated in photorefractive encapsulating material. The index of refraction of the encapsulating material is modulated by applying illumination thereto, so as to vary the coupler ...


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William W Bell III, Peter K Shizume: Data communication apparatus for use in a telephone system. Sperry Rand Corporation, Howard P Terry, Albert B Cooper, February 10, 1976: US03937889 (126 worldwide citation)

A data transmission system utilizing the telephone voice communication network for transmitting data between the location of a telephone subscriber's handset and a central station. A data transmitter is capacitively coupled to a bridge tap on the subscriber loop at the subscriber's handset and a dat ...


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Harry Miller, Parm L Narveson, William R Hancock, Joseph P Hsu: Aircraft flight instrument display system. Sperry Corporation, Howard P Terry, Albert B Cooper, January 27, 1981: US04247843 (113 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for providing an integrated display of flight instrument parameters on the screen of a single cathode ray tube is presented. The synthetically generated symbology provides the pilot with an integrated display of substantially all aircraft attitude and flight path command and control parame ...


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Kenneth J Burkhardt Jr, Jay L Gerbehy, Theodore J Skapinetz, Patrice M A Bermond Gregoire: Intercomputer communication control apparatus and method. Unisys Corporation, Albert B Cooper, Mark T Starr, August 25, 1992: US05142683 (109 worldwide citation)

Interprocessor message communication and synchronization apparatus and method for a plurality of processors connected to a system bus. The message communication photocol involves utilizing an array of mailbox locations associated with the processors, respectively, and located in common memory access ...