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Christopher Terry Prince, Bradley Richard Ree: Utility powered communications gateway. General Electric Company, Fletcher Yoder P C, August 20, 2013: US08515383 (120 worldwide citation)

Described herein are embodiments of methods, systems and devices of providing a communications gateway between one or more first networks and a second network. In accordance with one aspect, a method is provided comprising receiving, by a first device, information communicated from one or more first ...


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Clark R Baker Jr, Thomas J Yorkey: Pulse oximeter sensor off detector. Nellcor Puritan Bennett Incorporated, Fletcher Yoder P C, October 31, 2006: US07130671 (114 worldwide citation)

In a system for measuring a physiological parameter using at least one wavelength of electromagnetic energy transmitted through living tissue, a method for determining an operational status of the system. The method includes receiving a data signal from at least one sensor, determining whether the r ...


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John M Sabol, Gopal B Avinash, Matthew J Walker: Computer assisted analysis of tomographic mammography data. GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company, Fletcher Yoder P C, June 8, 2004: US06748044 (74 worldwide citation)

The present technique provides a method and system for generating tomographic mammography data and processing the data using a computer aided detection and diagnosis (CAD) algorithm. The CAD algorithm may perform various types of analysis, including segmentation, feature extraction, and feature clas ...


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William Joshua Becker, Kyle Andrew Pfeifer: Tip-to-work distance communication system for a welding mask. Illinois Tool Works, Fletcher Yoder P C, November 27, 2012: US08316462 (47 worldwide citation)

A system enables transmitting a torch angle and/or a torch-to-workpiece distance error to a welding operator when these parameters are outside of a preset optimal range via real time audio cues. Weld characteristics are communicated via audio signals, which indicate to the welding operator the direc ...


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George Albert Goller, Paul Stephen Dimascio, Rebecca Evelyn Hefner: System for protecting gasifier surfaces from corrosion. General Electric Company, Fletcher Yoder P C, February 12, 2013: US08372251 (47 worldwide citation)

According to various embodiments, a system includes a gasifier that includes a shell made of a first material exposed to a gasification region inside the gasifier and a patterned anode layer coupled to the shell inside the gasifier. The patterned anode layer is made of a second material, and the pat ...


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Rahul Jaikaran Chillar, Julio E Mestroni, Eric J Kauffman, Adil Ansari: System and method for measuring temperature within a turbine system. General Electric Company, Fletcher Yoder P C, January 14, 2014: US08627643 (46 worldwide citation)

A system includes a radiation detector array configured to direct a field of view toward multiple conduits within a fluid flow path from a turbine into a heat exchanger. The radiation detector array is configured to output a signal indicative of a multi-dimensional temperature profile of the fluid f ...


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Lou Tateo, Hongha Le, Douglas Clement, Chun Hung Chen, Muhua Huang: Laryngeal airway device. Nellcor Puritan Bennett Incorporated, Fletcher Yoder P C, August 29, 2006: US07096868 (38 worldwide citation)

A laryngeal airway device, having an airway tube which has an internal passage in the airway tube wall for receiving a cuff inflation line, and a dome having an inlet and an outlet, where the dome is connected at its inlet with the distal end of the airway tube. The device also includes an annular s ...


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Rodney Chin, Paul Mannheimer, Ross Flewelling: Motion compatible sensor for non-invasive optical blood analysis. Nellcor Puritan Bennett Incorporated, Fletcher Yoder P C, August 21, 2007: US07260425 (38 worldwide citation)

A non-invasive optical sensor which uses the motion signal to calculate the physiological characteristic being measured. For pulse oximetry, a least squares or a ratio-of-ratios technique can be applied to the motion signal itself. This is made possible by selecting a site on the patient where varia ...


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Jiny Antony Thattil: Context-based information retrieval. GE Healthcare, Fletcher Yoder P C, October 25, 2011: US08046358 (35 worldwide citation)

In accordance with aspects of the present technique, a method of retrieving information of interest is presented. The method includes parsing data based upon a predefined context definition. Further, the method includes interpreting the parsed data based on the predefined context definition. In addi ...


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Ali Can, Michael John Gerdes, Xiaodong Tao, Musodiq Olatayo Bello, Maximilian Seel: Method and apparatus for detecting irregularities in tissue microarrays. General Electric Company, Fletcher Yoder P C, February 5, 2013: US08369600 (24 worldwide citation)

The present techniques provide systems and methods for registering images of tissue spots on a tissue microarray (TMA). In studies involving multiple biomarkers being studied on the same TMA, the TMA slide is removed from the microscope, stained, and then imaged, often multiple times. The present te ...