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Tom Mitchell
Dallan W Quass, Tom M Mitchell, Andrew K McCallum, William Cohen: Method for learning and combining global and local regularities for information extraction and classification. Inxight Software, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, Kenneth R Allen, May 10, 2005: US06892189 (32 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for information extraction and classification which combines aspects of local regularities formulation with global regularities formulation. A candidate subset is identified. Then tentative labels are created so they can be associated with elements in the subset that have the gl ...


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Rick Fletcher, Pei Chen Lin: Method and apparatus for automatically updating software components on end systems over a network. 3Com Corporation, Kenneth R Allen, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, December 28, 1999: US06009274 (690 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for automatically updating software components in one or more agents (end systems) in a network. An ASU server generates a multicast request to agents within its network domain, identifying the newest, available versions of software components that may be installed on the agen ...


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Derek P Henninger, Richard H Jensen, Christopher T Keene: Method and apparatus for automatic generation of object oriented code for mapping relational data to objects. Persistence Software, Kenneth R Allen, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, March 12, 1996: US05499371 (376 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are provided for using an object model of an object-oriented application to automatically map information between an object-oriented application and a structured database, such as a relational database. This is done by taking into account all of the semantics (implications) of ...


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Robert A Wiedeman: Wireless telephone/satellite roaming system. Space Systems Loral, Edward J Radlo, Kenneth R Allen, April 12, 1994: US05303286 (356 worldwide citation)

A wireless telephone system capable of servicing a roaming wireless telephone user includes a satellite communications system consisting of one or more orbiting satellites, each carrying a database of users, destination codes and call codes, within a satellite service area, a satellite control cente ...


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Guy Riddle, Robert L Packer: Method for automatically classifying traffic in a packet communications network. Packeteer, Kenneth R Allen, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, June 25, 2002: US06412000 (239 worldwide citation)

In a packet communication environment, a method is provided for automatically classifying packet flows for use in allocating bandwidth resources by a rule of assignment of a service level. The method comprises applying individual instances of traffic classification paradigms to packet network flows ...


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Robert L Packer: System for managing flow bandwidth utilization at network, transport and application layers in store and forward network. Packeteer, Kenneth R Allen, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, April 4, 2000: US06046980 (230 worldwide citation)

In a packet communication environment, a method is provided for classifying packet network flows for use in determining a policy, or rule of assignment of a service level, and enforcing that policy by direct rate control. The method comprises applying individual instances of traffic objects, i.e., p ...


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Michael W Ritter, John Bettendorff, George H Flammer III, Brett D Galloway: Method of loose source routing over disparate network types in a packet communication network. Metricom, Kenneth R Allen, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, October 29, 1996: US05570084 (225 worldwide citation)

In a packet communication system, loose source routing is employed to permit communication over networks of disparate types, including geographic and path-unaware types. No information resides on a wired access point (WAP). All of the intelligence of the system resides in Name Servers, which provide ...


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Robert J Zavrel Jr: Multiple-element driven array antenna and phasing method. Metricom, Kenneth R Allen, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, December 26, 1995: US05479176 (217 worldwide citation)

An antenna array for direction-agile applications, such as r.f. packet mesh networks, employs a plurality of quarter-wave radiators disposed normally to a ground plane on a dielectric backing and switching elements for selecting a desired receiving direction and transmission direction and minimizing ...


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Michael J Brinkman, David A G Deacon, William K Bischel: Method for manipulating optical energy using poled structure. Deacon Research, Kenneth R Allen, Townsend & Townsend & Crew, December 30, 1997: US05703710 (198 worldwide citation)

Method for optical energy transfer and energy guidance uses an electric field to control energy propagation using a class of poled structures in solid material. The poled structures, which may form gratings in thin film or bulk configurations, may be combined with waveguide structures. Electric fiel ...


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Thomas P Low, Larry S Gullman: Device for generating multidimensional input signals to a computer. SRI International, Kenneth R Allen, November 16, 1993: US05262777 (191 worldwide citation)

The present invention is an input device for a computer is provided which generates input signals through a polyhedron having an enclosing surface, the polyhedron cooperating with sensing means for sensing pressure indicative of deformation forces applied externally to the enclosing surface to gener ...