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Warren E Guthrie: Electronic inventory system for stacked containers. Northrop Grumman Corporation, Terry J Anderson, Karl J Hoch Jr, October 15, 1996: US05565858 (393 worldwide citation)

A device which locates a container from a group of containers utilizing an electronic tag, the electronic tag is capable of being positioned in close proximity to one of the containers. The electronic tag includes at least one long range transceiver portion and at least one short range transceiver p ...


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William C Phillips, Charles L Hilterbrick, Ronald W Minarik, Kenneth M Schmidt, Michael V Pascale, Robert S Prill: Digitally programmable multifunction radio system architecture. Northrop Grumman Corporation, Terry J Anderson, Karl J Hoch Jr, June 6, 2000: US06072994 (241 worldwide citation)

A system that partitions or divides the functions of a radio into channels and divides the functions of each channel into two major functions: 1) antenna interface and power amplification; and 2) hardwired mixing, modulation/demodulation and signal processing and further partitions the mixing throug ...


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Roger B Williams, Thomas E Szmurlo, Warren E Guthrie, James Jensen: Remote utility meter reading system. Northrop Grumman Corporation, Terry J Anderson, Karl J Hoch Jr, September 1, 1998: US05801643 (162 worldwide citation)

In a method for transmitting a desired parameter to a remote location, the desired parameter is first communicated to a base transmitter. Then, the base transmitter transmits a first radio signal therefrom having an unknown center frequency within a known frequency band. The first radio signal compr ...


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James J Reis, Anthony L Luk, Antonio B Lucero, David D Garber: Target acquisition and tracking system. Northrop Grumman Corporation, Terry J Anderson, Robert B Block, Karl J Hoch Jr, August 23, 1994: US05341142 (151 worldwide citation)

An automatic target acquisition and tracking system has been developed for a focal plane array seeker. The automatic target acquisition is achieved by three independent target acquisition algorithms, viz., the maximum likelihood classification, the video spatial clustering, and the target-to-interfe ...


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David Darby Hood, David Sherrill, Todd Douglas Kneale, Louis Stephen Toth, David Michael Stanley, Gene Bruce Moore, Mark Lane Berry, Robert Michael Garcia, William Richard Sobko, Donald Hanks, Douglas Ellwood Shultz, John Roger Brayton, Walter Dennis Clark: Self-contained transportable life support system. Northrop Grumman Corporation, Terry J Anderson, Karl J Hoch Jr, November 2, 1999: US05975081 (147 worldwide citation)

A self-contained transportable life support system for resuscitation, stabilization, and transport of a patient has an environmentally controlled housing for receiving and supporting a patient and a plurality of medical devices disposed within the housing. A control circuit attached to the housing h ...


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Harold McDowell Stoll: Hybrid angular/spatial holographic multiplexer. Northrop Grumman Corporation, Terry J Anderson, Karl J Hoch Jr, August 11, 1998: US05793504 (144 worldwide citation)

A plurality of holograms are simultaneously angularly and spatially multiplexed within a storage medium by writing the holograms at different locations within the storage medium using reference and object beams directed thereto via cooperating reference beam and object beam scanners, respectively. T ...


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Benedict B O Brien, Brent E Burns, John A Geen: Micromachined accelerometer gyroscope. Northrop Grumman Corporation, Terry J Anderson, Karl J Hoch Jr, February 28, 1995: US05392650 (132 worldwide citation)

An integrated rate and acceleration sensor includes at least one accelerometer formed from a substantially planar silicon body. The at least one micro-silicon accelerometer (MSA) includes a first frame and a proof mass suspended from the first frame by first flexures. The at least one accelerometer ...


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Warren E Guthrie, Daniel D Cox: Personnel monitoring tag. Northrop Grumman Corporation, Terry J Anderson, Karl J Hoch Jr, April 28, 1998: US05745037 (123 worldwide citation)

A method for accounting for individual persons of a plurality of persons based upon random times that occur as a function of a first specified time interval, and a random interval monitoring system that operates in accordance with the method to report information regarding the presence of both desir ...


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Neils A Kruse: Method for in-circuit programming of a field-programmable gate array configuration memory. Northrop Grumman Corporation, Terry J Anderson, Karl J Hoch Jr, June 17, 1997: US05640107 (103 worldwide citation)

A programmable logic circuit includes a non-volatile, in-circuit programmable FPGA memory containing configuration data for programming an FPGA to perform one or more desired logic functions. The chips in the circuit may be packaged individually or may be mounted in die form on a multichip module. A ...


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William Edward McKinzie III, Tracy Lynn Anderson: Flared conductor-backed coplanar waveguide traveling wave antenna. Northrop Grumman Corporation, Terry J Anderson, Karl J Hoch Jr, May 5, 1998: US05748153 (103 worldwide citation)

A conductor-backed coplanar waveguide traveling wave antenna including a dielectric substrate, a coplanar waveguide structure disposed on the substrate, a plate separated from the substrate for concentrating energy radiated by the antenna generally in a half-space adjacent the exterior of the coplan ...