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Stephen M Schmitt, David A Chance: Imaging method for fabricating dental devices. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Bobby D Scearce, Thomas L Kundert, October 20, 1998: US05823778 (224 worldwide citation)

A method for fabricating a dental restoration is described which comprises the steps of obtaining a dental impression of a patient using dental impression material, filling the cavity defining the impression with a filler material distinguishable from the dental material defining the impression and ...


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Robert L Crane, Byron P Edmonds, Charles C Lovett, Walter E Johnson: System and method for enhanced visualization of subcutaneous structures. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Bobby D Scearce, Thomas L Kundert, May 8, 2001: US06230046 (110 worldwide citation)

System and method for enhancing visualization of veins, arteries or other subcutaneous natural or foreign structures of the body and for facilitating intravenous insertion or extraction of fluids, medication or the like in the administration of medical treatment to human or animal subjects are descr ...


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John Taboada, William Robinson: Eye tracking system and method. Bobby D Scearce, Thomas L Kundert, September 6, 1994: US05345281 (101 worldwide citation)

System and method for tracking the gaze of the human eye are described which comprise directing an infrared light beam along an optical axis into the eye, and displaying the reflected optical light distribution on a position sensing detector to determine eye position, considering the differences in ...


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John E Leland, Rengasamy Ponnappan: Method of making micro channel heat pipe having corrugated fin elements. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Richard A Lambert, Bobby D Scearce, Thomas L Kundert, April 17, 2001: US06216343 (83 worldwide citation)

A corrugated fin heat pipe and method of fabrication. The micro channel heat pipe includes a tubular housing split longitudinally into two halves. A pair of corrugated fin elements defining a plurality of adjacent closed and open micro capillary channels are attached to the inner surface of the hous ...


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Harry L Task: Variable power fluid lens. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Bobby D Scearce, Thomas L Kundert, October 26, 1999: US05973852 (75 worldwide citation)

A fluid filled variable power optical lens is described that includes a substantially tubular shaped housing having in one embodiment an optically transparent elastic membrane disposed over one end thereof and a transparent plate over the second end thereof and defining a chamber for containing an o ...


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Steven J Savage, Daniel Eylon: Method for making rapidly solidified powder. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Bobby D Scearce, Donald J Singer, August 9, 1988: US04762553 (61 worldwide citation)

System and method for producing metal or alloy powder are described comprising an electromagnetic levitating coil having an outlet for supporting a molten source of the metal or alloy and controllably discharging a molten stream thereof, an electromagnetic confining coil disposed at the outlet of th ...


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Rengasamy Ponnappan, John E Leland: Micro channel heat pipe having wire cloth wick and method of fabrication. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Richard A Lambert, Bobby D Scearce, Thomas L Kundert, September 25, 2001: US06293333 (57 worldwide citation)

A micro channel heat pipe and method of fabrication are disclosed. The micro channel heat pipe includes a wire cloth wick having micro capillary channels formed by a corrugation extrusion process. The wick is inserted into the heat pipe housing in a shrink fit, enhancing heat transfer. The porous na ...


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Edward T Mahefkey Jr: High thermal capacitance multilayer thermal insulation. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Donald J Singer, Bobby D Scearce, April 8, 1986: US04581285 (54 worldwide citation)

A high thermal capacitance multilayer thermal insulation structure is described, which is of particular utility for thermal protection against exposure to alternate high and low radiant heat flux levels, and which comprises a laminate of alternate metal foil or metallized plastic foil layers and lay ...


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James F Holt: Hole matrix vertical junction solar cell. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Donald J Singer, Bobby D Scearce, October 11, 1983: US04409423 (52 worldwide citation)

An improved vertical junction solar cell is provided which comprises a thin silicon chip having on one surface thereof a plurality of holes therein closely spaced in a desired array, the walls of the holes defining the vertical junction of the cell. The resulting structure provides improved light ut ...


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Arnold H Mayer: Heat management system for aircraft. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Donald J Singer, Bobby D Scearce, March 19, 1985: US04505124 (50 worldwide citation)

A novel heat management system for aircraft is provided which is based on the aircraft fuel as the heat exchange medium and comprises a dedicated thermal reserve fuel tank for containing refrigerated aircraft fuel (or other expendable liquid) which is cooled by heat exchange with the primary aircraf ...