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Michael Norman Day, Peggy PakFan Dixon, Thanh ha Pham, Lance Warren Russell, Danling Shi, Richard Lee Verburg, Donald Edwin Wood, Leo Yue Tak Yeung: Network transparent access framework for multimedia serving. International Business Machines, Leslie Van Leeuwen, Andrea Pair Hughes & Luce L Bryant, November 30, 1999: US05996025 (74 worldwide citation)

A system, method and computer program are provided for a control server in a client/server environment wherein an API framework facilitates scalable, network transparent, integrated multimedia content loading and data streaming. Concurrent real time content loading and data streaming are possible an ...


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Carl A Gideon: Event management in a system with application and graphical user interface processing adapted to display predefined graphical elements resides separately on server and client machine. Emrys Technologies, Hughes & Luce L, April 23, 2002: US06377973 (47 worldwide citation)

A network-based system is provided in which application logic and business rules reside on a server to which a user attaches from a client machine. The system includes a view manager residing on the client machine for generating a graphical user interface (GUI) environment for the user. An applicati ...


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John Henry Covington, Thomas Edwin Walsh, John Mark Newell: Universal power module. Vari Lite, Hughes & Luce L, February 29, 2000: US06031749 (31 worldwide citation)

A switch-mode power converter uses a digital signal processor (DSP) to control operation of power semiconductors through gate drive amplifiers, further using the DSP's internal analog-to-digital converters to measure necessary currents, voltages and timings within the main power circuit. Using value ...


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Brian R Smith, Daniel N Miller, Patrick J Yagle, Erich E Bender, Kerry B Ginn: Method and system of pulsed or unsteady ejector. Lockheed Martin Corporation, William N Hulsey III, Hughes & Luce L, October 30, 2001: US06308740 (28 worldwide citation)

The present invention reveals a method and apparatus for more efficiently injecting a primary fluid flow in a fluid ejector used to pump lower velocity fluid from a secondary source. In one embodiment, the primary fluid flow is a pulsed or unsteady fluid flow contained within an inner nozzle situate ...


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Mark L Arlitt, William J Luetkemeyer, Matthew B Johnson, Bryan S McNatt, Mark Richards, Richard K Steele: Architectural luminaries. Vari Lite, Hughes & Luce L, September 5, 2000: US06113252 (25 worldwide citation)

Architectural luminaries utilize a common optical engine having a lamp coupled to an ellipsoidal reflector, a field stop aperture, and image-projecting lenses A color wheel, gobo wheel, and mechanical dimmer may also be included. A microlens element converts a spotlight optical engine into a wash li ...


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Richard W Hutton: High intensity lighting projectors. Vari Lite, Hughes & Luce L, January 4, 2000: US06011640 (24 worldwide citation)

A high intensity light projector for stage, architectural and similar applications includes a controllable image quality projection gate providing advanced visual effects. The projection gate, capable of selectively scattering or transmitting incident light, may be constructed of an array of scatter ...


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Philip P Truax, Daniel N Miller, Jeffrey W Hamstra, Patrick J Yagle: System and method for manipulating and controlling fluid flow over a surface. Lockheed Martin Corporation, William N Hulsey III, Hughes & Luce L, April 16, 2002: US06371414 (24 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a system and method for actively manipulating and controlling aerodynamic or hydrodynamic fluid flow over a surface. More specifically, the present invention provides a system and method to control aerodynamic or hydrodynamic fluid flow behavior of a ducted fluid flow ...


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Charles W Percy, John P Huffman: Thermally regulated storage container. Crane Co, Hughes & Luce L, April 30, 2002: US06378324 (20 worldwide citation)

The thermally regulated storage container of the present invention comprises a cabinet housing with an one open face. A self-sealing and self aligning cover provides an environmental seal between an insulated storage area within the cabinet housing and an external environment. A modular environmenta ...


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Robert Allen Rose: System and method for accessing and distributing audio CD data over a network. International Business Machines, David A Andrea Pair Bryant Hughes & Luce L Mims Jr, September 12, 2000: US06119116 (18 worldwide citation)

A system, method and computer program are provided in an installable file system (IFS) for a network server for enabling access to and distribution of Audio CD information over a client server network by creating a virtual directory of computer audio files from Table of Contents information read in ...


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James M Bornhorst, Richard W Hutton: Sequential cross-fading color filters and system. Vari Lite, Hughes & Luce L, October 19, 1999: US05969868 (16 worldwide citation)

A color filter plate includes a continuously-variable dichroic filter coating constituting a variable band-pass or variable band-reject filter having a spatially-modulated variable-density pattern formed in the coating, and provides continuously-variable hue and saturation characteristics along sepa ...