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Daniel R Corsberg: Functional relationship-based alarm processing. United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Hugh W Glenn, Robert J Fisher, Judson R Hightower, June 7, 1988: US04749985 (309 worldwide citation)

A functional relationship-based alarm processing system and method analyzes each alarm as it is activated and determines its relative importance with other currently activated alarms and signals in accordance with the relationships that the newly activated alarm has with other currently activated al ...


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Karlan D Boultinghouse, J Lee Schoeneman, Bertice L Tise: Method for laser-based two-dimensional navigation system in a structured environment. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Anne D Daniel, James H Chafin, Judson R Hightower, January 3, 1989: US04796198 (158 worldwide citation)

A low power, narrow laser beam, generated by a laser carried by a mobile vehicle, is rotated about a vertical reference axis as the vehicle navigates within a structured environment. At least three stationary retroreflector elements are located at known positions, preferably at the periphery of the ...


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George C Wei: Silicon carbide whisker reinforced ceramic composites and method for making same. The United States of America represented by the Department of Energy, Earl L Larcher, Stephen D Hamel, Judson R Hightower, September 24, 1985: US04543345 (145 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to the fabrication of ceramic composites which possess improved mechanical properties especially increased fracture toughness. In the formation of these ceramic composites, the single crystal SiC whiskers are mixed with fine ceramic powders of a ceramic material suc ...


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Gregory W Swift, Albert Migliori, John C Wheatley: Microchannel crossflow fluid heat exchanger and method for its fabrication. The United States of America represented by the United States Deparment of Energy, William A Eklund, Paul D Gaetjens, Judson R Hightower, May 14, 1985: US04516632 (145 worldwide citation)

A microchannel crossflow fluid heat exchanger and a method for its fabrication are disclosed. The heat exchanger is formed from a stack of thin metal sheets which are bonded together. The stack consists of alternating slotted and unslotted sheets. Each of the slotted sheets includes multiple paralle ...


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Ian D Raistrick: Electrode assembly for use in a solid polymer electrolyte fuel cell. United States Department of Energy, Ray G Wilson, Paul D Gaetjens, Judson R Hightower, October 24, 1989: US04876115 (132 worldwide citation)

A gas reaction fuel cell may be provided with a solid polymer electrolyte membrane. Porous gas diffusion electrodes are formed of carbon particles supporting a catalyst which is effective to enhance the gas reactions. The carbon particles define interstitial spaces exposing the catalyst on a large s ...


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John C Martin, James H Jett: Apparatus for eliminating background interference in fluorescence measurements. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Lee W Huffman, Paul D Gaetjens, Judson R Hightower, March 4, 1986: US04573796 (122 worldwide citation)

The disclosure is directed to an apparatus for eliminating background interference during fluorescence measurements in a multiple laser flow cytometer. A biological particle stained with fluorescent dyes is excited by a laser. A fluorescence detector detects the fluorescence. The particle scatters l ...


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Richard W Pekala: Low density, resorcinol-formaldehyde aerogels. The United States Department of Energy, Shyamala T Rajender, L E Carnahan, Judson R Hightower, October 10, 1989: US04873218 (116 worldwide citation)

The polycondensation of resorcinol with formaldehyde under alkaline conditions results in the formation of surface functionalized polymer "clusters". The covalent crosslinking of these "clusters" produces gels which when processed under supercritical conditions, produce low density, organic aerogels ...


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Dieter M Gruen, Charles E Young, Michael J Pellin: Excimer laser phototherapy for the dissolution of abnormal growth. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, William Lohff, James W Weinberger, Judson R Hightower, August 18, 1987: US04686979 (115 worldwide citation)

Removal of abnormal human tissue with reduced thermal damage is achieved by selecting a laser having a wavelength in the order of 290-400 nm, orienting a laser-transmitting glass member toward the abnormal tissue and directing the laser through the glass member at power densities, pulse rates, and t ...


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Susan M Mniszewski, Edward A Springer, David P Brenner: Method for encryption and transmission of digital keying data. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Ray G Wilson, Paul D Gaetjers, Judson R Hightower, March 15, 1988: US04731840 (109 worldwide citation)

A method for the encryption, transmission, and subsequent decryption of digital keying data. The method utilizes the Data Encryption Standard and is implemented by means of a pair of apparatus, each of which is selectable to operate as either a master unit or remote unit. Each unit contains a set of ...


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David K Benson, C Edwin Tracy: Laser sealed vacuum insulation window. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Kenneth L Richardson, John M Albrecht, Judson R Hightower, July 28, 1987: US04683154 (96 worldwide citation)

A laser sealed evacuated window panel is comprised of two glass panes held spaced apart in relation to each other by a plurality of spherical glass beads and glass welded around the edges to provide an evacuated space between the glass panes that is completely glass sealed from the exterior. The gla ...



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