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David V Cronin: Electrostatic discharge protection device. Polaroid Corporation, John S Vale, Christopher P Ricci, May 27, 1997: US05633780 (129 worldwide citation)

An electrostatic discharge protection device is disclosed which automatically connects selected connector pins of a semiconductor chip package ("SCP") or connectors on printed circuit boards such that the connector pins are held at a common voltage until insertion of the SCP into a receptor or until ...


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David V Cronin: Electrostatic discharge protection device. Polaroid Corporation, Christopher P Ricci, February 6, 1996: US05490033 (118 worldwide citation)

An electrostatic discharge protection device that fits within a connector for high frequency cables having a tubular ground conductor surrounding one or more core conductors. The electrostatic discharge protection device creates a shunt across the one or more core conductors and the ground conductor ...


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Christopher P Ricci: Vehicle data acquisition system. Intelligent Ideation, Christopher P Ricci, December 8, 1998: US05847661 (63 worldwide citation)

A data acquisition system is disclosed where a first communication device transmits a transmitted signal to a second communication device. The second communication device encodes the transmitted signal with a code generating a retransmitted signal. The retransmitted signal is then transmitted back t ...


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James Peter Zelten: Preview buffer for electronic scanner. Polaroid Corporation, Christopher P Ricci, July 29, 1997: US05652663 (41 worldwide citation)

The invention provides an apparatus for enhancing full color images and may be used within a variety of computer peripheral devices such as a scanner which scans images initially recorded on a photographic medium, for example. The invention takes image data and applies a programmable set of paramete ...


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Christopher M Keene: Liquid vaporizer and diffuser. Christopher P Ricci, March 28, 1995: US05400969 (36 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for vaporizing liquids to be burned in an internal combustion engine or furnace for the purpose of increasing fuel efficiency, improving cold weather starting and reducing pollution. The device may also be used in non combustion processes such as heating coating or disbursing. A three dime ...


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Christopher P Ricci: Vehicle data acquisition system. Inteligent Ideation, Christopher P Ricci, December 5, 2000: US06157321 (36 worldwide citation)

A data acquisition system is disclosed where a first communication device transmits a transmitted signal to a second communication device. The second communication device encodes the transmitted signal with a code generating a retransmitted signal. The retransmitted signal is then transmitted back t ...


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David V Cronin, Tzu Chiang Hsieh, James A Ionson, Werner Metz, Richard Paglia, David D Pape: Electronic imaging module for reversibly converting a photographic camera into an electronic imaging camera. Polaroid Corporation, Christopher P Ricci, October 1, 1996: US05561458 (34 worldwide citation)

An electronic imaging module is disclosed which is removably insertable into a photographic camera for reversibly converting the camera into an electronic imaging camera. The electronic imaging module includes a sensing unit, a processing unit, and a coupling unit. The sensing unit detects an object ...


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Andrew K Juenger, Werner Metz: Electronic camera with reduced color artifacts. Polaroid Corporation, Christopher P Ricci, July 7, 1998: US05778106 (26 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for processing an image captured by an image acquisition device having a two-dimensional matrix of non-square pixels with a first aspect ratio. In one aspect of the method, the image is sampled in a color sub-sampled manner such that fewer than three color measurements are kno ...


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Arnold W Johansen, David V Cronin: Electrostatic discharge protection device. Polaroid Corporation, Wolfgang E Stutius, Christopher P Ricci, September 22, 1998: US05812357 (25 worldwide citation)

An electrostatic discharge protection device is provided for use with a magnetic read/write transducer. The electrostatic discharge protection device electrically interconnects the conductive elements of magnetoresistive (MR) and inductive heads to provide a low-resistance conductive path placing th ...


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Edwin K Shenk: True zoom capability on a spot scanning electronic printer. Polaroid Corporation, Christopher P Ricci, June 11, 1996: US05526255 (25 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for producing a zoom system within a printer is disclosed where the zoom system is adapted to selectively enlarge or reduce an original image such that the enlarged or reduced image can be printed onto a recording medium. Further, the zoom system is adapted to selectively adju ...