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Austin H Lesea: Integrated testing of serializer/deserializer in FPGA. Xilinx, Russell D Slifer, Bernard S Hoffman, Justin Liu, March 29, 2005: US06874107 (50 worldwide citation)

A field programmable gate array (FPGA) device includes a high-speed serializer/deserializer (SERDES). The field programmable gate array allows programmable built-in testing of the SERDES at operating speeds. A digital clock manager circuit allows clock signals coupled to the SERDES to be modified du ...


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Charles A Parente: Method of making an acoustic attenuating liner. Grumman Aerospace Corporation, Richard G Geib, Daniel J Tick, Bernard S Hoffman, July 25, 1989: US04850093 (39 worldwide citation)

A titanium face plate is perforated by laser drilling holes therethrough. A cellular core is positioned between a sound reflecting solid back plate and the face plate.


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Armand Aronne: Sequentially pressurized flight suit. Grumman Aerospace Corporation, Richard G Geib, Daniel J Tick, Bernard S Hoffman, April 22, 1986: US04583522 (39 worldwide citation)

A valving system and modified anti-G flight suit are disclosed which operate in either of two modes. In an anti-blackout mode, pneumatic bladders in the flight suit are simultaneously inflated. In an anti-fatigue mode, the bladders are sequentially inflated in a repeated cycle so as to prevent pooli ...


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John Miller, Richard O Barton, Oscar H Schaefer: Jack stud. Grumman Aerospace Corporation, Richard G Geib, Daniel J Tick, Bernard S Hoffman, September 1, 1987: US04690365 (37 worldwide citation)

A clamping device for setting a detail which has at least one oversized throughbore to a fixture base which has at least one threaded throughbore, the clamping device has six degrees of freedom, a longitudinally adjustable body portion which has an upper threaded portion and a lower threaded portion ...


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Sol Boles: Range/azimuth/elevation ship imaging for ordnance control. Grumman Aerospace Corporation, Richard G Geib, Daniel J Tick, Bernard S Hoffman, October 8, 1985: US04546355 (37 worldwide citation)

Capability is provided for producing 3 scaled high resolution orthogonal image projections on a CRT of a ship under the influence of translational as well as rotational motions arising from sea state conditions, for the purpose of ship target identification and classification, and the subsequent car ...


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Givi Lauren: Keyless entry system. Bernard S Hoffman, September 5, 2006: US07102507 (37 worldwide citation)

A device for wearing on the wrist of a user and being capable of operating multiple remote controlled devices. The device includes a band, a remote control transmitter, and a plurality of buttons. The band is worn around the wrist of a user. The remote control transmitter is disposed at the band and ...


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Robert E Anderson: Advanced composite aircraft cowl. Grumman Aerospace Corporation, Richard G Geib, Daniel J Tick, Bernard S Hoffman, May 2, 1989: US04826106 (37 worldwide citation)

An aircraft cowl, and in particular a translating cowl, used as a component of a thrust reverser, formed of at least one one-piece bondment cured in a single operation. Preferably, a one-piece inner bondment and a one-piece outer bondment fastened together at a joining region. The bondments have con ...


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Helen Castiglia: Decorative lighting system for Christmas trees and other decorative trees and bushes. Bernard S Hoffman, September 13, 2005: US06942355 (36 worldwide citation)

A lighting system has a base and at least one vertical support (trunk) that frictionally engages the base. The vertical support (trunk) has apertures around its circumference and its inner circumference is lined with longitudinal current carrying conductors. A low voltage transformer disposed within ...


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Vincent A Devino: Electronic standby flight instrument. Grumman Aerospace Corporation, Richard G Geib, Daniel Jay Tick, Bernard S Hoffman, July 1, 1986: US04598292 (34 worldwide citation)

A self-contained, standby flight instrument includes sensors, processing circuitry, rechargeable power supply, voltage regulation circuitry, and display hardware arranged to provide a continuous display of aircraft airspeed, altitude, roll, pitch and heading regardless of any partial or complete fai ...


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Dennis J Buckland, Robert B DeRobertis: Simulator for systems having analog and digital portions. Grumman Aerospace Corporation, Richard G Geib, Daniel J Tick, Bernard S Hoffman, December 20, 1988: US04792913 (33 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for simulating, in an engineering workstation (EW) environment, the operation of circuits or systems having analog and digital portions. Information concerning the system or circuit is acquired with input devices such as a keyboard or mouse with the aid of a display and schematic captur ...