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Virupax M Nerlikar: Information management and security system. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Ira S Matsil, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, May 13, 1997: US05629981 (858 worldwide citation)

A closed loop, (networked) information management and security system which provides a secure, end-to-end fully automated solution for controlling access, transmission, manipulation, and auditability of high value information comprising an RFID transponder badge 302 and an RF reader transceiver 315 ...


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E Earle Thompson, Gerald G Birdwell: Communication system and methods for enhanced information transfer. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Thomas G Eschweiller, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, August 2, 1994: US05335276 (750 worldwide citation)

A communication system (20) is provided with multiple purpose personal communication devices (50 and 150). Each communication device (50 and 150) includes a touch-sensitive visual display (60 and 160) to communicate text and graphic information to and from the user and for operating the communicatio ...


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Larry J Hornbeck: Spatial light modulator and method. Texas Instruments Incorporated, James C Kesterson, James T Comfort, Melvin Sharp, October 29, 1991: US05061049 (719 worldwide citation)

An electrostatically deflectable beam spatial light modulator with the beams (30), address electrodes (42, 46), and landing electrodes (40, 41) to provide soft-landing of the beams on the landing electrodes (40, 41) which gives uniform large-angle deflection plus high reliability.


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William E Nelson: Method and apparatus for patterning and imaging member. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Brain C McCormack, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, June 4, 1996: US05523193 (583 worldwide citation)

A device (40) for patterning an imaging member (46) is provided. The device (40) comprises a light source (42) which emits light rays (44). Light rays (44) pass through a collimator (45) to collimate the light rays (48). The light then strikes a spatial light modulator (50) which is controlled by a ...


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E Earle Thompson: Communication system and methods for enhanced information transfer. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Thomas G Eschweiler, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, November 7, 1995: US05465401 (548 worldwide citation)

A communication system (20) is provided with multiple purpose personal communication devices (50 and 150). Each communication device (50 and 150) includes a touch-sensitive visual display (60 and 160) to communicate text and graphic information to and from the user and for operating the communicatio ...


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Josef H Schuermann, Guenter Heinecke, Rudolf Kremer: Transponder arrangement. Texas Instruments Deutschland, James C Kesterson, James T Comfort, Melvin Sharp, October 1, 1991: US05053774 (520 worldwide citation)

A transponder arrangement is described comprising an interrogation unit (10) which sends an RF interrogation pulse to at least one responder unit (12). The responder unit (12) then transmits back data stored therein in the form of a modulated RF carrier to the interrogation unit (10). In the respond ...


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Larry J Hornbeck, William E Nelson: Spatial light modulator and method. Texas Instruments Incorporated, James C Kesterson, B Peter Barndt, Richard L Donaldson, March 17, 1992: US05096279 (511 worldwide citation)

A method of resetting deflectable pixels of a spatial light modulator is disclosed. A pulse train of voltage is applied to the device to cause it to mobe from its deflected position.


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Larry J Hornbeck: Active yoke hidden hinge digital micromirror device. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Robert C Klinger, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, July 9, 1996: US05535047 (447 worldwide citation)

A spatial light modulator (10) of the DMD type having increased performance parameters. A pixel mirror (30) is supported by a yoke (32), whereby electrostatic attraction forces (70, 76, 80, 82) are generated between several structures. First, between the elevated mirror (30) and an elevated address ...


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Michael Leddy, Mark Boysel, James A Delong, James M Florence, Tsen Hwang Lin, Jeffrey Sampsell: Digital micro-mirror based image simulation system. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Charles A Brill, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, October 10, 1995: US05457493 (438 worldwide citation)

An image simulation system 20 for testing sensor systems 26 and for training image sensor personnel wherein synthetic image data is generated by a scene generator 21 and projected by an image projector 23. The image projector 23 uses a digital micromirror device array 27 to modulate the incident ene ...


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Larry J Hornbeck: Multi-level digital micromirror device. Texas Instruments Incorporated, James C Kesterson, Charles A Brill, Richard L Donaldson, December 10, 1996: US05583688 (435 worldwide citation)

An improved hidden hinge digital micromirror device, and method of making the same, having hinges 424 attached to a yoke 428 which limits the rotation of the device mirror 430. In one embodiment, the mirror 430 is supported by a center support post 416 attached to two torsion hinges 424 by a landing ...