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Nelson R Corby Jr: Method and apparatus for real-time navigation assist in interventional radiological procedures. General Electric Company, Paul R Webb II, December 28, 1993: US05274551 (208 worldwide citation)

An integrated system for real-time navigation assist during interventional radiological procedures utilizes a two-dimensional model of a catheter guide wire, obtained by performing image analysis on a fluoroscopic image in realtime, and a three-dimensional model of a patient's vascular system. The s ...


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Paul E Cuddihy, Rasiklal P Shah: Method and system for analyzing error logs for diagnostics. General Electric Company, David C Goldman, Paul R Webb II, October 31, 1995: US05463768 (139 worldwide citation)

The present invention discloses an error log analysis system comprising a diagnostic unit and a training unit. The training unit includes a plurality of historical error logs generated during abnormal operation or failure from a plurality of machines, and the actual fixes (repair solutions) associat ...


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Warren F Bessler: Method and apparatus for controlling an electrically driven automotive air conditioner. General Electric Company, William H Steinberg, James C Davis Jr, Paul R Webb II, May 26, 1987: US04667480 (123 worldwide citation)

A control system for an electrically driven variable capacity automotive air conditioning system affords the passenger maximum comfort control without overloading an electrically commutated motor compressor drive. Driver selected comfort settings are sequentially overridden to avoid overloading the ...


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Hsuan Chang: Apparatus and method for stereotactic surgery. General Electric Company, Gene Bolmarcich, Paul R Webb II, June 22, 1993: US05221283 (123 worldwide citation)

The trajectory of a surgical instrument or tool used for a stereotactic medical procedure is controlled by a passive apparatus having two pivots into which the tool may be inserted. The pivots, which serve as end effectors, are placed at points along a selected trajectory. The pivots are mounted to ...


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Steven R Koch, Charles R Stein, William T Hatfield, Neil R Shapiro, William C Hughes: Local area network bridge. General Electric Company, Richard V Burgujian, James C Davis Jr, Paul R Webb II, April 12, 1988: US04737953 (113 worldwide citation)

A method for operating a communication network bridge is disclosed. The bridge receives a message frame from a first network connected thereto and reads the source and destination addresses of the received frame. The bridge determines if the addresses are contained in a source address table maintain ...


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Arye Rosen: Radiation protection circuit for protection against gamma ray and neutron radiation. General Electric Company, Henry I Steckler, James C Davis Jr, Paul R Webb II, December 27, 1988: US04794261 (112 worldwide citation)

A circuit for protecting a protected circuit against radiation has a PIN diode series coupled to a laser, which is optically coupled to a photodiode. The photodiode is coupled to the protected circuit. When radiation occurs, the resistance of the PIN diode increases, which causes the laser to cease ...


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Nicola J Fedele: Modified statistical coding of digital signals. General Electric Company, William Squire, James C Davis Jr, Paul R Webb II, March 14, 1989: US04813056 (108 worldwide citation)

A ROM includes a single dictionary of variable length codewords wherein Huffman codewords are assigned all members of the dictionary set, including one key codeword being assigned as a prefix codeword segment for a relatively large subgroup of the set, based on the combined probability of occurrence ...


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Steven R Koch, Charles R Stein, William T Hatfield, Neil R Shapiro, William C Hughes: Local area network bridge. General Electric Company, Richard V Burgujian, James C Davis Jr, Paul R Webb II, December 22, 1987: US04715030 (108 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for bridging between two local area networks is disclosed. The apparatus has two bridge sides each including means for receiving or transmitting a message frame, controller means for directing an incoming message frame into a memory means shared between the bridge sides or directing a fram ...


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David W Oliver: High intensity microfocus X-ray source for industrial computerized tomography and digital fluoroscopy. General Electric Company, Paul R Webb II, James C Davis Jr, August 19, 1986: US04607380 (106 worldwide citation)

A high intensity microfocus x-ray source for the inspection of superalloy objects and the like operates at a voltage of the order of 400-500 kV with an electron beam focal spot size of the order of 2-10 mils and at power levels of tens to hundreds of kilowatts and affords a brightness improvement of ...


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Arvind K Sharma, Paul J Stabile: Monolithic antenna with integral pin diode tuning. General Electric Company, Henry I Steckler, James C Davis Jr, Paul R Webb II, October 11, 1988: US04777490 (105 worldwide citation)

Antennas chiefly intended for microwave and millimeter-wave use include geometric-shaped conductive patches on one broad surface of a planar semiconductor substrate. The other broad side of the substrate bears a conductive ground plane. Monolithic PIN diodes are formed by doping the substrate at var ...