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David E Goodman, Jessica A Warring, Paul D Mannheimer: Perinatal pulse oximetry sensor. Nellcor Incorporated, Mark D Rowland, July 3, 1990: US04938218 (370 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for use in measuring fetal blood flow characteristics. The apparatus includes a non-invasive pulse oximetry probe that is inserted into the uterus between the fetus and the uterine wall. The probe is deformable and is positively attached to the fetal tissue surface using a vacuum pump w ...


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Milton E Wilcox, Randy G Flatness: Control circuit and method for maintaining high efficiency over broad current ranges in a switching regulator circuit. Linear Technology Corporation, Mark D Rowland, Robert W Morris, Fish & Neave, January 2, 1996: US05481178 (301 worldwide citation)

A circuit and method for controlling a switching voltage regulator having (1) a switch including one or more switching transistors and (2) an output adapted to supply current at a regulated voltage to a load including an output capacitor. The circuit and method generates a control signal to turn sai ...


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William G Redmann, Scott F Watson: Method and apparatus for providing animation in a three-dimensional computer generated virtual world using a succession of textures derived from temporally related source images. The Walt Disney Company, Mark D Rowland, Michael J Fish & Neave DeHaemer, December 9, 1997: US05696892 (281 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems for rendering and displaying in a real time 3-D computer graphic system a sequence of images of a subject using a plurality of time-sequenced textures such that at least a portion of the subject appears animated. The time-sequenced textures are derived from sources such as digiti ...


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Milton E Wilcox, Randy G Flatness: Control circuit and method for maintaining high efficiency over broad current ranges in a switching regulator circuit. Linear Technology Corporation, Mark D Rowland, Fish & Neave, June 17, 2003: US06580258 (250 worldwide citation)

A circuit and method for controlling a switching voltage regulator having (1) a switch including one or more switching transistors and (2) an output adapted to supply current at a regulated voltage to a load including an output capacitor. The circuit and method generates a control signal to turn sai ...


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Milton E Wilcox, Randy G Flatness: Control circuit and method for maintaining high efficiency over broad current ranges in a switching regular circuit. Linear Technology Corporation, Mark D Rowland, Michael J DeHaemer Jr, Fish & Neave, October 16, 2001: US06304066 (188 worldwide citation)

A circuit and method for controlling a switching voltage regulator having (1) a switch including one or more switching transistors and (2) an output adapted to supply current at a regulated voltage to a load including an output capacitor. The circuit and method generates a control signal to turn sai ...


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Joseph S Glider, David T Powers, Thomas E Idleman: Data correcting applicable to redundant arrays of independent disks. Micro Technology, Mark D Rowland, Joseph M Guiliano, August 3, 1993: US05233618 (175 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are provided for detecting and correcting various data errors that may arise in a mass data storage apparatus comprising a set of physical mass storage devices operating as one or more larger logical mass storage devices. A method and apparatus is provided for detecting and rec ...


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Randy H Katz, David T Powers, David H Jaffe, Joseph S Glider, Thomas E Idleman: Non-volatile memory storage of write operation identifier in data sotrage device. Micro Technology, Mark D Rowland, March 16, 1993: US05195100 (136 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are provided for detecting and correcting various data errors that may arise in a mass data storage apparatus comprising a set of physical mass storage devices operating as one or more larger logical mass storage devices. More particularly, there is provided a method and appar ...


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David C Salerno, Mark G Jordan: Methods and circuits for programmable automatic burst mode control using average output current. Linear Technology Corporation, Fish & Neave IP Group Ropes & Gray, Mark D Rowland, Chi Hsin Chang, April 18, 2006: US07030596 (109 worldwide citation)

The present invention comprises a user-programmable control circuit for use in a power converter to automatically transition the converter into BURST mode when load current demand is low. The control circuit senses load current demand by monitoring the output current of the converter, and generating ...


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Joseph S Glider, Thomas E Idleman: Multi-sort mass storage device announcing its active paths without deactivating its ports in a network architecture. MTI Technology Corporation, Mark D Rowland, Joseph M Guiliano, February 7, 1995: US05388243 (108 worldwide citation)

A network-type data processing system is provided. The system can support multiple simultaneous exchanges of data, and includes multi-port storage devices in which all ports can be active at all times. On initialization of the system, each storage device can announce itself through all of its ports ...


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Christopher B Umminger, Randy G Flatness: Circuits and methods for synchronizing non-constant frequency switching regulators with a phase locked loop. Linear Technology Corporation, Mark D Rowland, Michael J DeHaemer Jr, Fish & Neave, November 5, 2002: US06476589 (99 worldwide citation)

Methods for synchronizing non-constant frequency switching regulators with a phase locked loop are disclosed. The methods enable non-constant frequency switching regulators to be synchronized with a phase locked loop to achieve constant frequency operation in steady state while retaining the advanta ...