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Philip H Belanger, William N Baugh, David B Rosen: Dynamic wireless local area network with interactive communications within the network. Netwave Technologies, Norman R Klivans Jr, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson Franklin & Friel, February 23, 1999: US05875186 (212 worldwide citation)

A network with wireless links is a dynamic learning system which allows a mobile (wireless) unit to determine which access point (wired) unit provides the mobile unit with the best communications as the mobile unit roams within an area and from area to area. As a mobile unit enters a new area, it sc ...


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Philip H Belanger, William N Baugh, David B Rosen: Wireless local area network with roaming indicating multiple communication ranges. Netwave Technologies, Norman R Klivans Jr, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson Franklin & Friel, February 10, 1998: US05717688 (193 worldwide citation)

A wireless network transmits information to mobile units which indicate communication ranges of particular access point units. Each mobile unit scans traffic on the network communications channel (typically frequency hopping radio transmissions using spread spectrum). As a mobile unit leaves one are ...


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John O Ryan: Radio receiver for information dissemenation using subcarrier. Macrovision Corporation, Norman R Klivans Jr, Gerow D Brill, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson Franklin & Friel, April 11, 1995: US05406626 (153 worldwide citation)

A radio receiver receives FM subcarrier transmissions, and stores the transmitted textual information in a random access memory. The information is typically news, weather, sports, entertainment or other information of interest. A user interface allows selection from the memory of the stored informa ...


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Michael R Krames, Daniel A Steigerwald, Fred A Kish Jr, Pradeep Rajkomar, Jonathan J Wierer Jr, Tun S Tan: III-nitride light-emitting device with increased light generating capability. LumiLeds Lighting U S, Norman R Klivans Jr, Gergely T Zimanyi, Skjerven Morrill, November 26, 2002: US06486499 (150 worldwide citation)

The present invention is an inverted III-nitride light-emitting device (LED) with enhanced total light generating capability. A large area device has an n-electrode that interposes the p-electrode metallization to provide low series resistance. The p-electrode metallization is opaque, highly reflect ...


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Wingyu Leung, Fu Chieh Hsu: Fault-tolerant hierarchical bus system and method of operating same. Monolithic System Technology, Norman R Klivans Jr, E Eric Hoffman, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson Franklin & Friel, September 9, 1997: US05666480 (121 worldwide citation)

A fault-tolerant, high-speed wafer scale system comprises a plurality of functional modules, a parallel hierarchical bus which is fault-tolerant to defects in an interconnect network, and one or more bus masters. This bus includes a plurality of bus lines segmented into sections and linked together ...


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Werner K Goetz, Michael D Camras, Nathan F Gardner, R Scott Kern, Andrew Y Kim, Stephen A Stockman: Indium gallium nitride smoothing structures for III-nitride devices. LumiLeds Lighting U S, Norman R Klivans Jr, Gergely T Zimanyi, Skjerven Morrill, December 3, 2002: US06489636 (109 worldwide citation)

A smoothing structure containing indium is formed between the substrate and the active region of a III-nitride light emitting device to improve the surface characteristics of the device layers. In some embodiments, the smoothing structure is a single layer, separated from the active region by a spac ...


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Philip H Belanger, William N Baugh, David B Rosen: Ad hoc initialization for wireless local area network. Netwave Technologies, Norman R Klivans Jr, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson Franklin & Friel, March 17, 1998: US05729680 (100 worldwide citation)

A wireless network is initialized by communications between mobile units forming an ad hoc network or by communications between a mobile unit and an access point unit. Mobile units transmit announcements in order to establish a communication link. To ensure the announcements are received, the mobile ...


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Peter K Cripps: Radio transmitter/receiver for wireless local area network. Netwave Technologies, Norman R Klivans Jr, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson Franklin & Friel, November 17, 1998: US05838730 (70 worldwide citation)

A wireless local area network includes a radio transmitter/receiver for transmitting and receiving in accordance with the FCC rules for the ISM band. The receiver/transmitter supports spread spectrum frequency hopping in the 2.4 GHz ISM band and can be tuned to one of e.g. 82 different frequencies s ...


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Werner Goetz, R Scott Kern: Semiconductor devices with selectively doped III-V nitride layers. LumiLeds Lighting U S, Norman R Klivans Jr, Gergely T Zimanyi, Skjerven Morrill, August 27, 2002: US06441393 (61 worldwide citation)

A semiconductor device is provided having n-type device layers of III-V nitride having donor dopants such as germanium (Ge), silicon (Si), tin (Sn), and/or oxygen (O) and/or p-type device layers of III-V nitride having acceptor dopants such as magnesium (Mg), beryllium (Be), zinc (Zn), and/or cadmiu ...


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Jonathan Shyi, Kenny Shen: Memory controller and method determining empty/full status of a FIFO memory using gray code counters. S3 Incorporated, Norman R Klivans Jr, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson Franklin & Friel, June 20, 1995: US05426756 (57 worldwide citation)

A controller for asynchronous configurable FIFO (first-in-first-out) memory includes, in addition to two binary counters for the read pointer and write pointer, two Gray code counters for determining whether the FIFO is full or empty by a comparison of the read pointer and write pointer values expre ...