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Eran Gabber, Phillip B Gibbons, David Morris Kristol, Yossi Matias, Alain J Mayer: System and method for providing anonymous remailing and filtering of electronic mail. Lucent Technologies, Hitt Gaines & Boisbrun, July 8, 2003: US06591291 (150 worldwide citation)

A system for, and method of, generating an alias source address for an electronic mail (“e-mail”) message having a real source address and a destination address and a computer network, such as the Internet, including the system or the method. In one embodiment, the system includes an alias source ad ...


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Robert K Yu, Satish Padmanabhan, Chakra R Srivatsa, Shailesh I Shah: Circuit and method for multiplying and accumulating the sum of two products in a single cycle. LSI Logic Corporation, Hitt Gaines & Boisbrun PC, February 18, 2003: US06523055 (79 worldwide citation)

A multiplication accumulation circuit (abbreviated as “MAC”) has five input buses that carry signals for operands A, B, C, D and E, a control bus that carries signals for controlling the operations performed on the received operands, and an output bus that carries a signal generated by the MAC. Each ...


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Shiaw Jong S Chen, Roger J Hooey: Top mounted cooling device using heat pipes. Lucent Technologies, Hitt Gaines & Boisbrun, May 28, 2002: US06394175 (60 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an integrated cooling device employing heat pipes for cooling an electronic component and a method of manufacturing the same. In one embodiment, the integrated cooling device includes a plate couplable to and supportable by the electronic component. The plate has at le ...


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Anthony J Dupont, Paul A Payne: System and method for distinguishing a device failure from an inter-device communication failure. Honeywell, Hitt Gaines & Boisbrun, February 26, 2002: US06351829 (59 worldwide citation)

For use in a control system containing first and second devices coupled together for inter-device communication, a circuit for and method of distinguishing a failure of the first device from a failure of the inter-device communication and a real-time process control system employing the circuit or t ...


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Philippe Marechal: Process for producing polyolefins. Fina Research, Hitt Gaines & Boisbrun, March 12, 2002: US06355741 (42 worldwide citation)

A process for producing polyolefins having a bimodal molecular weight distribution, the process comprising producing a first polyolefin fraction in the presence of a catalyst in a first loop reactor, and producing a second polyolefin fraction in the presence of the catalyst in a second loop reactor ...


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James M Schreder, Jurgen Rudnick, Paul F McLaughlin, Pankaj H Mody: Multi-layer state machine for a hybrid real-time control system and method of operation thereof. Honeywell, Hitt Gaines & Boisbrun, November 13, 2001: US06317638 (39 worldwide citation)

Various system architectures for a state machine-based, hybrid real-time control system, and methods of operation thereof, are disclosed. In one embodiment of a system architecture for use with a state machine capable of controlling a real-time process and having a plurality of states and handlers t ...


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Abbas Razavi: Polyolefin production. Fina Research, Hitt Gaines & Boisbrun, February 4, 2003: US06515086 (39 worldwide citation)

A process for preparing polyolefins having a monomer length of up to C10, which comprises first contacting: (1) a metallocene catalyst component for the preparation of a polyolefin which comprises an isotactic polyolefin or syndiotactic/isotactic block polyolefin having a monomer length of up to C


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Yuri J Breitbart, Raghavan V Komondoor, Rajeev Rastogi, Srinivasan Seshadri, Abraham Silberschatz: Timestamp-based system and method for serializing lazy updates in a distributed database. Lucent Technologies, Hitt Gaines & Boisbrun PC, December 31, 2002: US06502095 (39 worldwide citation)

A system for, and method of, ensuring serialization of lazy updates in a distributed database described by a directed acyclic copy graph. In one embodiment, the system includes: (1) a timestamp module that creates a unique timestamp for each of the lazy updates and (2) a propagation module, associat ...


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Yuri J Breitbart, Raghavan V Komondoor, Rajeev Rastogi, Srinivasan Seshadri, Abraham Silberschatz: System and method for serializing lazy updates in a distributed database without requiring timestamps. Lucent Technologies, Hitt Gaines & Boisbrun PC, April 30, 2002: US06381609 (33 worldwide citation)

A system for, and method of, ensuring serialization of lazy updates in a distributed database described by a directed acyclic copy graph. In one embodiment, the system includes: (1) a forest construction module that creates a forest having trees and edges from the directed acyclic copy graph and (2) ...


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Paul F McLaughlin, Norman R Swanson, Brian R Reynolds, Markku K V umlaut over, Pekka M Salpakari: System and method for disseminating functional blocks to an on-line redundant controller. Honeywell, Hitt Gaines & Boisbrun, July 2, 2002: US06415418 (26 worldwide citation)

A system for, and method of, disseminating a functional block to a redundant controller for a real-time process control system and a real-time process control system incorporating the system or the method. In one embodiment, the system includes: (1) a dynamically linkable library object associable w ...