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Thomas J Burns, Edward C Page, Rita A Gregory, George M Pryor: Totally integrated construction cost estimating, analysis, and reporting system. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Bernard E Franz, Donald J Singer, February 23, 1993: US05189606 (264 worldwide citation)

CCMAS is an integrated construction cost generator which may be used to develop costs for construction projects; to analyze and estimate facilities associated with major weapons programs; for administrative, medical and support facilities as well as runway/taxiways; and for developing the life cycle ...


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Carl M Elam, Dale A Leavy: Video and audio blanking system. Donald J Singer, Bernard E Franz, November 19, 1985: US04554584 (230 worldwide citation)

An auxiliary circuit for remote control of television receiver blanking (audio and video) by digital code words transmitted as part of the video signal. The circuit detects and decodes the transmitted code and depending upon the code received, blanks either or both the audio and video signals in the ...


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Robert K Morrow Jr: Narrowband/wideband packet data communication system. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Bernard E Franz, Donald J Singer, June 4, 1991: US05022046 (200 worldwide citation)

The best features of narrowband and wideband signaling are merged to provide a simple and reliable multiple-access network. This is done by transmitting the header of the packet using narrowband signaling coupled with an associated channel access protocol such as carrier-sense multiple-access. The d ...


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Raymond E Slyh, Randolph L Moses, Timothy R Anderson: Analysis/synthesis-based microphone array speech enhancer with variable signal distortion. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Bernard E Franz, Thomas L Kundert, November 12, 1996: US05574824 (174 worldwide citation)

A microphone array speech enhancement algorithm based on analysis/synthesis filtering that allows for variable signal distortion. The algorithm is used to suppress additive noise and interference. The processing structure consists of delaying the received signals so that the desired signal component ...


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Richard F Webb: Complex arithmetic vector processor for performing control function, scalar operation, and set-up of vector signal processing instruction. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Bernard E Franz, Donald J Singer, July 26, 1988: US04760525 (139 worldwide citation)

The processor is optimized for high-speed processing of large vectors, to fully utilize VHSIC technology, and to implement a signal processor having the highest possible throughput per volume while maintaining flexibility. It includes a 25 MHz embedded 1750A computer for performing control function ...


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Wayne S Bishop: Battery control and fault detection method. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Bernard E Franz, Donald J Singer, December 30, 1986: US04633418 (133 worldwide citation)

This is a method for control, fault detection, fault isolation, and state-of-health monitoring of batteries and battery arrays. The method consists of measuring all of the battery, cell, or cell group voltages, using statistics to determine a means voltage and a standard deviation voltage, then comp ...


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Robert E Marmelstein: Graphics system for automatic computer code generation. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Bernard E Franz, Donald J Singer, February 16, 1993: US05187788 (129 worldwide citation)

The Avionics Program Expert (APEX) is an automatic code generation tool for the Ada programming language (MIL-STD 1815A). It provides the programmer using APEX with the ability to quickly create a graphical representation of his initial program design. The graphical representation used by APEX is ak ...


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Duane O Hague, James E Barnes: Extracting digital data from a bus and multiplexing it with a video signal. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Bernard E Franz, Donald J Singer, January 13, 1987: US04636858 (118 worldwide citation)

A television video data instrumentation recording system is coupled to a Bus Monitor/Video Encoder to incorporate a digital data recording capability within the normal video signal recording process while allowing for later digital data recovery during video playback. The digital data is acquired fr ...


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Michael H Thursby, Barry G Grossman, Wesley W Shleton, Robert A Murphey, G Edward Keller Jr: Tape type microstrip patch antenna. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Bernard E Franz, Donald J Singer, October 13, 1992: US05155493 (117 worldwide citation)

Single or multiple players of electrically insulating tape have adhesive applied to one surface for the dielectric of the patch antenna. Electrically conductive foil tape with adhesive applied to one surface is used to create the radiating element and the ground plane. The antenna structure can then ...


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George Benke: Secure digital speech communication. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Bernard E Franz, Donald J Singer, July 14, 1987: US04680797 (116 worldwide citation)

A novel form of waveform coding is used, designated a "Critical Point Coder" (CPC). It operates by transmitting only those points in a waveform which are significant for defining its overall structure. The receiver reconstructs the missing points in the waveform using some sort of approximating inte ...