Peter Sholander, Tracey Oakes, Paul Coccoli: Wireless routing protocol for ad-hoc networks. Scientific Research Corporation, Brenda O Holmes, Kilpatrick Stockton, February 13, 2007: US07177295 (196 worldwide citation)

Method for selecting a route within a wireless ad-hoc routing protocol using a QoS metric. The method begins by dynamically defining a routing zone that encompasses at least two of the network nodes. A communications link is established between the source node and a destination node. If the destinat ...

Satoki Kawanishi, Katsunari Okamoto: Polarization maintaining optical fiber with improved polarization maintaining property. Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation, Brenda O Holmes, Kilpatrick Stockton, September 7, 2004: US06788865 (154 worldwide citation)

A polarization maintaining optical fiber is formed by using a core in a cross sectional shape having different diameters along two orthogonal axes defined on a plane perpendicular to an optical axis, or a photonic crystal structure cladding having a diffraction grating with lattice intervals for rea ...

Wayne R Howe, Fred Thomas Danner III, John R Mauney: System and method for providing television services. BellSouth Intellectual Property Corporation, Brenda O Holmes, Cynthia R Parks, Kilpatrick Stockton, May 20, 2003: US06567982 (122 worldwide citation)

A system and method are described for providing interactive television services and for switching between television programs, such as to an interactive program session from another program. An interactive server, capable of providing requested interactive video services to a set of subscribers in a ...

Abha Ahuja, Matt Ayers, Ben Black, Chris Brown, Daniel T Cohn, Stephen Ramsey, Ophir Ronen, Paul J Schachter, Oscar B Stiffelman, Christopher D Wheeler: Method and system for optimizing routing through multiple available internet route providers. Internap Network Services Corporation, Kilpatrick Stockton, Brenda O Holmes, December 27, 2005: US06981055 (100 worldwide citation)

A method and system for optimizing routing traffic to a destination when multiple routes are available. A performance monitoring and inference component measures the performance of the available paths to a large set of subnetworks, and uses those measurements to infer the performance of all availabl ...

Eric Klinker, Jeremy Johnson: System and method to provide routing control of information over networks. Internap Network Services Corporation, Brenda O Holmes, Kilpatrick Stockton, November 7, 2006: US07133365 (64 worldwide citation)

A system and method for controlling routing of data. It is determined whether at least one data flow is active, the at least one data flow having an ingress portion of a current ingress path to a first point from a second point and an egress portion of a current egress path to the second point from ...

Satoshi Tamaoki, Hirao Ohta, Akihisa Minato: Bulk lens, light emitting body, lighting device and optical information system. Labosphere Institute, Brenda O Holmes, Kilpatrick Stockton, November 1, 2005: US06961190 (64 worldwide citation)

The lens embraces a bulk-shaped lens body identified by a top surface, a bottom surface and a contour surface, and a well-shaped concavity is implemented in the inside of the lens body, aligned from the bottom surface toward the top surface. The lens body has geometry such as bullet-shape or egg-sha ...

George H Alessi, Charles G Ray, Ian Akyildiz, Mark Jensen, Guy Smith: Systems and methods for asynchronous transfer mode and internet protocol. Scientific Research Corporation, Brenda O Holmes, Kilpatrick Stockton, June 6, 2006: US07058027 (58 worldwide citation)

A protocol-independent error-control system includes several components (840a, 830a, 820a, 150b, 820b, 830b, 840b) that assist in providing more reliable data transmission between endpoints (110, 120): 1) an ATM adaptation layer that supports quality-critical and time-critical data; 2) a rate conver ...

Atsuhiko Ikeuchi: Method and system for optical proximity correction. Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, Brenda O Holmes, Kilpatrick Stockton, October 4, 2005: US06952818 (41 worldwide citation)

A computer implemented method for OPC includes: storing an improper OPC pattern and a corrective treatment for the improper OPC pattern in a library storage medium; reading a layout pattern; and matching the layout pattern with the improper OPC pattern stored in the library storage medium.

Motohisa Hirano, Tadashi Katoh, Takeshi Toriyama: Method and system for providing environmental information on network. Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation, Brenda O Holmes, Kilpatrick Stockton, December 26, 2006: US07155507 (34 worldwide citation)

A scheme for providing environmental information to users is disclosed. In this scheme, environmental information is measured automatically by each of a plurality of environment sensors arranged at a plurality of regions, and the environmental information measured by each environment sensor is colle ...

Akihiro Uchida: Switching power source apparatus. Sanken Electric, Brenda O Holmes, Kilpatrick Stockton, September 20, 2005: US06947298 (34 worldwide citation)

A switching power source which enables a continuous operation of an apparatus even under an overvoltage test such as a ring wave test. In a case where the sensed voltage (Vb) of the secondary winding (5b) through a diode (D6), the Zener diode (ZD3), and a resistor (R21) to the non-inverting input te ...