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Alan D Kersey: Optical sensor system utilizing bragg grating sensors. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Navy, Thomas E McDonnell, George Jameson, October 21, 1997: US05680489 (122 worldwide citation)

An optical system for detecting perturbations indicative of the performance f the piece of equipment being monitored is disclosed. The optical system comprises sensors each of which use Bragg gratings induced therein and wherein the Bragg gratings are arranged into a preselected distribution and eac ...


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Robert H Granzow, Desh B Gupta, Kimbrough I Myers, Mark D Filliman: Fail safe document dispensing system. NCR Corporation, Albert L Sessler Jr, George Jameson, June 4, 1985: US04521008 (111 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed for automatically and mutually sharing the currency dispensers in adjacent automatic teller machines when one dispenser is either out of service because of a malfunction or out of currency. In a preferred embodiment of the invention the system is comprised of first ...


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Paul L Feintuch: Adaptive recursive least mean square error filter. Rockwell International Corporation, H Fredrick Hamann, Rolf M Pitts, George Jameson, July 26, 1977: US04038536 (109 worldwide citation)

An adaptive recursive filter is disclosed which, in a preferred embodiment, comprises first and second adaptive transversal filters selectively coupled together to minimize the mean square error of the output data of the recursive filter based upon observations of input data to the recursive filter. ...


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Robert J Rushby, Anthony B Damms: Method and apparatus for improving bank operation productivity. NCR Canada NCR Canada Ltee, J T Cavender, Albert L Sessler Jr, George Jameson, November 22, 1983: US04417136 (87 worldwide citation)

A system for improving the processing of financial transactions using direct customer entry of the transaction data and automatic verification of this data during proof operations. Each customer prepares his own transaction slip via a remote terminal, which slip is delivered to a teller for verifica ...


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Henry F Gray: Layered thin-edged field-emitter device. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Navy, Thomas E McDonnell, George Jameson, May 25, 1993: US05214347 (87 worldwide citation)

A field-emitter-array device includes layers of conductive material and irvening layers of insulating material. The lateral edges of the layers form a field-emitter array including a field emitter edge electrode interposed between a pair of control electrodes. The control electrode edges produce an ...


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Max N Yoder: Atomic layer etching. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Navy, Thomas E McDonnell, George Jameson, July 12, 1988: US04756794 (82 worldwide citation)

An apparatus, and method therefor, for removing a single atomic layer from he surface of a crystalline diamond. In a preferred embodiment, the apparatus comprises: a first delivery system for flooding the surface of the diamond with a pulse of nitrogen dioxide during a first phase of operation to ca ...


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Visvaldis A Vitols, James E Paul Jr: Keyword detection in continuous speech using continuous asynchronous correlation. Rockwell International Corporation, H Frederick Hamann, Rolf M Pitts, George Jameson, March 28, 1978: US04081607 (81 worldwide citation)

A system for detecting one or more keywords in continuous speech is disclosed wherein a speech processor extracts a plurality of analog speech parameters from the input continuous speech, an STV (Spectral Time Vector) generator circuit selectively converts the plurality of analog speech parameters i ...


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John P Riganati, Visvaldis A Vitols: Two-dimensional binary data enhancement system. Rockwell International Corporation, H Fredrick Hamann, Rolf M Pitts, George Jameson, January 11, 1977: US04003024 (72 worldwide citation)

A system for enhancing a binary data bit stream derived from a two-dimensional pattern image wherein, in a preferred embodiment, each data bit in the bit stream and a preselected group of bits associated therewith are sequentially stored in a first location and in associated preselected locations, r ...


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Irl N Duling III: Figure eight shaped coherent optical pulse source. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Navy, Thomas E McDonnell, George Jameson, September 17, 1991: US05050183 (67 worldwide citation)

An optical pulse source for producing short optical pulses comprises first and second optical loops coupled together by a beam splitter so as to define a figure eight optical path in which a light beam propagating toward the beam splitter in one of the first and second loops is split by the beam spl ...


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Leon Esterowitz, Roger E Allen: Erbium-doped fluorozirconate fiber laser pumped by a diode laser source. The United States of America represented by the Sectretary of the Navy, Thomas E McDonnell, George Jameson, January 28, 1992: US05084880 (66 worldwide citation)

A room temperature laser system for producing a CW Laser emission at substantially 2.7 microns is disclosed. In a preferred embodiment, the laser system comprises a laser diode source for producing a CW pump beam at a preselected wavelength; and a fiber laser doped with erbium activator ions to prod ...