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Steven Robert Hetzler, Daniel Felix Smith, Shmuel Winograd: Raid 3+3. International Business Machines Corporation, Joseph P Curtin L L C, August 7, 2007: US07254754 (44 worldwide citation)

A data storage subsystem that includes three data storage units, three check storage units, and an array controller coupled to the three data and three check storage units can tolerate failure of any three data and check storage units failures can be occur before data stored on the data storage subs ...


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Jonathan M Haswell: Multi-level page cache for enhanced file system performance via read ahead. International Business Machines Corporation, Joseph P Curtin L L C, April 10, 2007: US07203815 (44 worldwide citation)

A physical read ahead is implemented at the filing system level by using a two-level page cache. When a request is received for a page of data within a file, such that the file has a corresponding inode number, a page cache is searched for the requested page of data based on the corresponding inode ...


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William True McDonald, Ted C Almgren: Ballistic ranging methods and systems for inclined shooting. Bitterroot Advance Ballistics Research, Joseph P Curtin L L C, May 8, 2012: US08172139 (29 worldwide citation)

A portable system for facilitating inclined shooting of projectile weapons comprises a ranging system, an inclinometer and a processor. The ranging system measures a line-of sight range distance from a vantage point to a target that is elevated or depressed relative to the vantage point, and the inc ...


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Bernard T Windauer, William True McDonald, Ted C Almgren: Optical sighting system. Joseph P Curtin L L C, October 5, 2010: US07806331 (28 worldwide citation)

An automatic optical sighting system generates at least one adjustment for an adjustable optical system based on at least one detected condition, an appropriate dynamic model of a projectile in flight, and a solution of the equations of motion in flight, so that the projectile will have a trajectory ...


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Stuart Stephen Papworth Parkin, Mahesh Govind Samant: Magnetic tunnel junctions with improved tunneling magneto-resistance. International Business Machines Corporation, Joseph P Curtin L L C, October 2, 2007: US07276384 (25 worldwide citation)

A magnetic tunnel element that can be used, for example, as part of a read head or a magnetic memory cell, includes a first layer formed from an amorphous material, an amorphous tunnel barrier layer, and an interface layer between the first layer and the tunnel barrier layer. The interface layer is ...


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Peter Egerton, Drew Gaskell: Electrical contact technique for electrochromic windows. Soladigm, Joseph P Curtin L L C, May 18, 2010: US07719751 (23 worldwide citation)

A window assembly comprises a first conductive material layer, an electrochromic stack, a second conductive material layer and a seal. The first conductive material layer is formed on a substrate and comprises at least two zones electrically isolated from each other. The electrochromic stack is form ...


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Martin Aureliano Hassner, Steven R Hetzler, Tetsuya Tamura, Barry Marshall Trager, Shmuel Winograd: Generalized parity stripe data storage array. International Business Machines Corporation, Joseph P Curtin L L C, November 7, 2006: US07134066 (20 worldwide citation)

The Hamming distance of an array of storage devices is increased by generating a parity check matrix based on column equations that are formed using an orthogonal parity code and includes a higher-order multiplier that changes each column. The higher order multiplier is selected to generate a finite ...


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Bernard T Windauer: Operator-selectable-stop turret knob. Joseph P Curtin L L C, September 18, 2012: US08270104 (13 worldwide citation)

A turret knob comprises an adjustable member, an engagement member and a plurality of stop members. The adjustable member is capable of being adjustably positionable about an axis of rotation. The engagement member is coupled to the adjustment member, and a relative position of the engagement member ...


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Julia Sarah Faircloth, Nellie Tara Faircloth: Play pillow with hiding space. Joseph P Curtin L L C, December 9, 2008: US07461421 (13 worldwide citation)

A soft play pillow having a secret hiding place cavity concealed by a door. An item such as a small stuffed animal or toy is hidden in the secret hiding place to intrigue children and entice them to play a quiet game of game of peek-a-boo with the pillow and the item inside. The soft pillow preferab ...


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Roger W Phillips: Multi-cell solid-state electrochromic device. Soladigm, Joseph P Curtin L L C, June 14, 2011: US07961375 (13 worldwide citation)

A multi-cell electrochromic device comprises a plurality of solid-state electrochromic cells that are arranged in an optical alignment. Each electrochromic cell is separated from an adjacent electrochromic cell in the optical alignment by a transparent conductive layer that is shared by the two adja ...