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Paresh Nagda, Wenbin Li, Julia Howlett, Rodric C Fan, Xinnong Yang, James D Fay: Using location data to determine traffic and route information. At Road, MacPherson Kwok Chen & Heid, Greg J Michelson, March 1, 2005: US06862524 (272 worldwide citation)

System and methods for determining and disseminating current traffic information and/or route information are presented. For example, in accordance with one embodiment of the present invention, traffic condition information is collected from mobile units that provide their location or position infor ...


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Nuno Bandeira, Lars Poulsen: Scalable wireless network topology systems and methods. Wi Lan, Greg J Michelson, MacPherson Kwok Chen & Heid, April 27, 2004: US06728514 (108 worldwide citation)

Wireless broadband data access is provided to and from a plurality of locations distributed randomly over a large geographic area. The network can be deployed one node at a time, with a new node incorporated into the network if within radio frequency range of any existing node in the network. The ne ...


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Stillman F Gates, Salil Suri: Host adapter having paged payload buffers for simultaneously transferring data between a computer bus and a peripheral bus. Adaptec, Greg J Michelson, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson, August 21, 2001: US06279051 (79 worldwide citation)

A host adapter has receive and transmit data paths, each of which includes a buffer (formed of storage elements) for temporarily holding the data being transferred by the host adapter. The host adapter uses each of the two buffers for storing only the data being transferred in the respective directi ...


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Steven E Muenter: Mirror actuator position sensor systems and methods. The Boeing Company, MacPherson Kwok Chen & Heid, Greg J Michelson, July 11, 2006: US07075700 (63 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are disclosed herein to provide position information, such as for example via a mirror actuator position sensor. For example, in accordance with an embodiment of the present invention, a mirror actuator is disclosed which utilizes its own capacitance to directly sense and provide ...


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Ian J Forster: RFID communication systems and methods. Avery Dennison, MacPherson Kwok Chen & Heid, Greg J Michelson, November 20, 2007: US07298266 (46 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are disclosed herein to provide radio frequency identification (RFID) communication techniques for RFID devices. For example, in accordance with an embodiment of the present invention, a RFID communication system includes a transmission system that provides a radio frequency sign ...


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Jeffrey D Frank, Jeffrey Lynn Heath, Eugene Timothy Fitzgibbons: Interface device for extending camcorder use over the electromagnetic spectrum. Indigo Systems Corporation, MacPherson Kwok Chen & Heid, Greg J Michelson, May 23, 2006: US07050107 (40 worldwide citation)

An interface device connects a camcorder to a camera operating in the non-visible electromagnetic spectrum to form a portable unitary system. The interface device provides a mechanical connection between the camcorder and the camera. A video cable carries video image data from the camera to the camc ...


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Arifur Rahman: Programmable interface circuit for differential and single-ended signals. Lattice Semiconductor Corporation, Greg J Michelson, MacPherson Kwok Chen & Heid, September 7, 2004: US06788101 (37 worldwide citation)

A programmable interface circuit is disclosed, in accordance with one embodiment, which supports differential and single-ended signaling. For example, an input buffer within the programmable interface circuit is configurable to receive differential signals or single-ended signals. A multiplexer prov ...


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Cyrus Tsui, Benny Ma, Om P Agrawal, Ju Shen, Sam Tsai, Jack Wong, Chan Chi Jason Cheng: Non-volatile and reconfigurable programmable logic devices. Lattice Semiconductor Corporation, Greg J Michelson, MacPherson Kwok Chen & Heid, December 7, 2004: US06828823 (32 worldwide citation)

An integrated circuit includes non-volatile and volatile memory, with the volatile memory controlling the integrated circuit's functionality. Various techniques are disclosed for programming the different types of memory through one or more data ports to provide in-system programmability and dy ...


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Jock F Tomlinson, David C Wilkinson, James J Bennett, Douglas C Morse: Programmable power management system and method. Lattice Semiconductor Corporation, Greg J Michelson, MacPherson Kwok Chen & Heid, May 11, 2004: US06735706 (29 worldwide citation)

A programmable power management integrated circuit includes analog input monitors that receive analog input signals that correspond to voltage, current, or temperature measurements. The analog input monitors apply programmable thresholds to the measurements and output the results to a programmable l ...


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Om P Agrawal, Bai Nguyen, Kuang Chi, Brad Sharpe Geisler, Giap Tran: Scalable serializer-deserializer architecture and programmable interface. Lattice Semiconductor Corporation, MacPherson Kwok Chen & Heid, Greg J Michelson, August 29, 2006: US07098685 (27 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are disclosed to provide programmable input/output functionality for a programmable logic device. For example, in accordance with one embodiment of the present invention, a programmable interface selectively employs a scalable serializer-deserializer and clock and data recovery c ...