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Michael S Bittar: Electromagnetic wave resistivity tool having a tilted antenna for geosteering within a desired payzone. Halliburton Energy Services, Kammer Browning PLLC, June 28, 2005: US06911824 (82 worldwide citation)

This invention is directed to a downhole method and apparatus for simultaneously determining the horizontal resistivity, vertical resistivity, and relative dip angle for anisotropic earth formations. The present invention accomplishes this objective by using an antenna configuration in which a trans ...


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Paul F Rodney: Method and apparatus for cancellation of unwanted signals in MWD acoustic tools. Halliburton Energy Services, Kammer Browning PLLC, January 4, 2005: US06837332 (58 worldwide citation)

An apparatus (10) and method are disclosed for eliminating a noise signal from at least one source during an acoustic measurement of a subsurface geological formation or borehole. The apparatus (10) includes a longitudinal body for positioning in the borehole and a transmitter (22) supported by the ...


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Barrett Hays: Fastener device. Kammer Browning PLLC, December 28, 2010: US07856698 (48 worldwide citation)

An easy to use, inexpensive fastener device that is generally shaped like the letter “H,” or similar cross-connected structure, which is used for bundling multiple items in conjunction with a closed loop band. The multi-purpose fastening device has a simple structural design such that a continuous l ...


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Michael Sanchez, James Parker, James Ross, Charles Beason, Thomas Dayton: System for tracking surgical items in an operating room environment. Med Wave, Kammer Browning PLLC, July 7, 2009: US07557710 (46 worldwide citation)

A system for tracking and locating surgical items and objects in an operating room environment that incorporates two-stage functionality. A first stage provides mechanisms for tracking objects using radio frequency (RF) tags that are positioned on or in conjunction with every surgical item and objec ...


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Paul Newham: Modular system for monitoring the presence of a person using a variety of sensing devices. Kammer Browning PLLC, August 17, 2004: US06778090 (43 worldwide citation)

A capacitive array is housed within a polyester mat or other appropriate nonconductive substrate material which is interconnected with a control module. The control module supplies to the capacitive array a suitable oscillator driver current and concurrently senses capacitance value changes within t ...


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Cynthia Calonge: Method for providing online submission of requests for proposals for forwarding to identified vendors. Kammer Browning PLLC, July 4, 2006: US07072857 (31 worldwide citation)

An online system and method for allowing a prospective buyer to complete an electronic RFP document and to have the RFP document transmitted to one or more appropriate prospective sellers of goods and services. The system and method provide the prospective buyer with the option of automatically iden ...


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Jack Hammonds: Cord, cable and tubing organizer. Kammer Browning PLLC, August 29, 2006: US07098406 (20 worldwide citation)

A versatile modular device for organizing, shortening, and securing a plurality of cords such as cables, ropes, strings, lines, tubes and wires, having a simple design which permits easy removal or addition of cords and a straightforward method for wrapping and securing an individual cord to a desir ...


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Hegeon Kwun, Sang Young Kim: Measurement of torsional dynamics of rotating shafts using magnetostrictive sensors. Southwest Research Institute, Kammer Browning PLLC, November 7, 2006: US07131339 (16 worldwide citation)

A device and method for the non-contact measurement of dynamic torsion in a rotating shaft using magnetostrictive sensors (MsS). The monitoring and detection system have specially configured magnetostrictive signal detectors that include inductive pickup coils, in which signals corresponding to loca ...


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Christopher S Brossia, Darrell S Dunn: Apparatus and method for detecting the degradation of a coating using embedded sensors. Southwest Research Institute, Kammer Browning PLLC, June 28, 2005: US06911828 (12 worldwide citation)

A system and method for monitoring the effectiveness of a coating on a substrate surface and indicating the failure of the coating to adequately protect the surface from corrosion, degradation, and the like. The system includes a sensor array positioned in contact with the coating utilizing a number ...


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Hegeon Kwun, Gary L Burkhardt, Cecil M Teller: Measurement of torsional dynamics of rotating shafts using magnetostrictive sensors. Southwest Research Institute, Kammer Browning PLLC, August 24, 2004: US06779409 (12 worldwide citation)

A device and method for the non-contact measurement of dynamic torsion in a rotating shaft using magnetostrictive sensors (MsS). The monitoring and detection system has specially configured magnetostrictive signal detectors that include inductive pick-up coils, in which signals corresponding to loca ...