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David Butka, Brian Gerard Goodman, Leonard George Jesionowski, Michael Philip McIntosh, Robin Daniel Roberts, Raymond Yardy: Autonomic control of power subsystems in a redundant power system. International Business Machines Corporation, Edmund Paul Pfleger, Allen K Bates, Hayes Soloway Hennessey Grossman & Hage PC, May 11, 2004: US06735704 (46 worldwide citation)

A power management system and method for multiple redundant power supplies. The present invention provides management and control of N+M power supplies, where N represents the minimum number of power supplies required and where M is the number of redundant power supplies (M>1), where any one of ...


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Yung Lin Lin: High-efficiency adaptive DC/AC converter. Edmund Paul Pfleger, Hayes Soloway Hennessey Grossman & Hage PC, November 1, 2001: US20010036096-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

A CCFL power converter circuit is provided using a high-efficiency zero-voltage-switching technique that eliminates switching losses associated with the power MOSFETs. An optimal sweeping-frequency technique is used in the CCFL ignition by accounting for the parasitic capacitance in the resonant tan ...


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Glenn Kanner, Kenneth Arden Eliasen, Steve J Tallarida, Steve Bollinger: Advanced wound site management systems and methods. Edmund Paul Pfleger, Hayes Soloway Hennessey, August 8, 2002: US20020107542-A1

An introducer comprises a sheath, a guide rod, at least one wire stabilization guide, and a loop actuation wire for locating within a wound opening during a medical procedure and during closure of the wound. The elongated members may be actuated to form a loop, or the wire stabilization guides may b ...


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Robert Beverley Basham, Leonard George Jesionowski: Stackable connector system for automated removal/addition in a storage media library. Edmund Paul Pfleger, Grossman Tucker Perreault & Pfleger PLLC, February 5, 2004: US20040021973-A1

An automated data storage library includes a plurality of storage slots, a drive having a stacked connector system, and a library control manager configured to monitor usage data for the stacked connector system representative of the number of times the stacked connector system is mounted by a media ...


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John Chou, Arnel Dela Cruz: Lamp driving topology. 02 Micro International, Edmund Paul Pfleger, Hayes Soloway Hennessey Grossman & Hage PC, April 24, 2003: US20030076052-A1

A lamp driving system that includes a first impedance and a second impedance coupled to the secondary side of a transformer, where the second impedance has a phase shifted value compared to the first impedance. Two lamp loads are connected in series together, and in parallel to the first and second ...


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Glenn Kanner, Kenneth Arden Eliasen: Advanced wound site management systems and Methods. Edmund Paul Pfleger, Hayes Soloway Hennessey Grossman & Hage PC, March 7, 2002: US20020029064-A1

An introducer comprises a sheath, a guide rod, at least one wire stabilization guide, and a loop actuation wire for securing and centering a wound opening during a medical procedure (e.g., wherein a transluminal device is utilized) and during closure of the wound. The guide rod is sized to fit withi ...


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Enrique Garcia: Asynchronous latch design for field programmable gate arrays. International Business Machines Corporation, Edmund Paul Pfleger, Hayes Soloway Hennessey Grossman & Hage PC, January 23, 2003: US20030016052-A1

A programmable logic circuit is provided that solves glitch problems associated with asynchronous logic operations associated with conventional look-up tables by utilizing a preset dominant transparent latch element to replace a conventional look-up table. Since latch elements are normally present i ...


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Yolanda Colpo, Enrique Garcia: Method and system for concurrent updating of a microcontrollers program memory. International Business Machines Corporation, Edmund Paul Pfleger, Hayes Soloway Hennessey, January 23, 2003: US20030018873-A1

A system and method for concurrent operations in a microcontroller's program memory is provided. In one exemplary embodiment, a microcontroller system is provided that includes a microcontroller, PROM, RAM, and a bridge circuit disposed between the PROM and microcontroller. The bridge is adapted wit ...


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Enrique Garcia, Yvonne Hanson: Multiple host power control system and method. International Business Machines Corporation, Edmund Paul Pfleger, Hayes Soloway Hennessey, January 23, 2003: US20030018921-A1

A system and method is provided for multiple hosts to control one or more power systems redundantly, by constructing a power supply system having a plurality of physically separate and redundant communication interfaces, one coupled to each host, wherein a software algorithm determines whether the p ...


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James Sedgewick, Richard Sedgewick, David Carroll, Michael Drew: Method and apparatus for winding and forming motor coil assemblies. Edmund Paul Pfleger, Hayes Soloway Hennessey, June 20, 2002: US20020074052-A1

A coil winding system and process is provided that includes a coil winding fixture and a coil press fixture. The coil winding fixture includes a pair of winding arms each having a set of in-line winding pins. The sets of in-line pins are arranged parallel to one another in one axis, and form an angl ...