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Michael V Scanlon: Acoustic monitoring system. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Army, Paul S Clohan Jr, William Eshelman, Mark Kelly, December 29, 1998: US05853005 (309 worldwide citation)

A transducer in communication with fluid in a pad held in close contact against a sound or movement source monitors acoustic signals transferred into the fluid. The signal pattern is monitored aurally and/or compared to predetermined reference patterns, and optional control and stimulation means can ...


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Israel A Moya, Philip A Studer: Flexible robotic arm. The United States of America represented by the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, R Dennis Marchant, Guy M Miller, Paul S Clohan Jr, September 1, 1992: US05142932 (199 worldwide citation)

A plurality of identical modules are serially connected together with each module including a base plate and a top plate interconnected by a universal joint assembly so that the top plate is adapted to pivotally nutate around the base plate to describe a cone in space. An array of twenty-four electr ...


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Christopher C Smyth: Apparatus for tracking the human eye with a retinal scanning display, and method thereof. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Army, Paul S Clohan Jr, September 19, 2000: US06120461 (182 worldwide citation)

A retinal scanning display, an active-pixel image sensor array, and an im processor track the movements of the human eye. The scanning nature of the display acts as a sequential source of eye illumination. The active-pixel image sensor array is directed toward the cornea of the eye through a matrix ...


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Luna H Chiu, Louise C Sengupta, Steven Stowell, Somnath Sengupta, Jennifer Synowczynski: Ceramic ferroelectric composite materials with enhanced electronic properties BSTO-Mg based compound-rare earth oxide. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Army, Paul S Clohan Jr, U John Biffoni, June 13, 2000: US06074971 (129 worldwide citation)

Ceramic ferroelectric composite materials comprising barium strontium titte/magnesium and oxygen-containing compound composite further doped with rare earth (lanthanide) oxides. More particularly, these inventive composites are comprised of Ba.sub.1-x Sr.sub.x TiO.sub.3 /Mg--O based compound/rare ea ...


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John M Vranish, Robert L McConnell: Driven shielding capacitive proximity sensor. The United States of America represented by the Administrator of the National Aeronautics & Space Administration, Paul S Clohan Jr, R Dennis Marchant, Guy M Miller, November 24, 1992: US05166679 (118 worldwide citation)

A capacitive proximity sensing element, backed by a reflector driven at the same voltage as and in phase with the sensor, is used to reflect the field lines away from a grounded robot arm towards an intruding object, thus dramatically increasing the sensor's range and sensitivity.


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Martin E Frederick, Joel B Jermakian: Microprocessor control of multiple peak power tracking DC/DC converters for use with solar cell arrays. The United States of America represented by the Administrator of the National Aeronautics & Space Administration, Paul S Clohan Jr, R Dennis Marchant, Guy M Miller, July 5, 1994: US05327071 (109 worldwide citation)

A method and an apparatus for efficiently controlling the power output of a solar cell array string or a plurality of solar cell array strings to achieve a maximum amount of output power from the strings under varying conditions of use. Maximum power output from a solar array string is achieved thro ...


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Jim A Faughn: Electromagnetic locomotion platform for translation and total immersion of humans into virtual environments. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Army, Paul S Clohan Jr, April 18, 2000: US06050822 (65 worldwide citation)

The present invention, an Electromagnetic Locomotion Platform (ELP) system, is an electronically powered device which allows human-like activities to be performed in all three axes: x, y, & z, in a confined and localized a for the purpose of attaining total immersion (both visual and physical) into ...


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Fred J Brandon, Michael S L Hollis: Gun hardened, rotary winged, glide and descent device. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Army, Paul S Clohan Jr, William V Adams, February 19, 2002: US06347764 (64 worldwide citation)

A payload carrying device which is inserted into a remote area of interest by means of a projectile carrier to obtain data, or the like, from the remote area. The device has counter rotating main blades as well as tail blades carried on a tail rotor. The particular payload is carried in a canister w ...


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John M Vranish, Wadi Rahim: Phase discriminating capacitive array sensor system. The United States of America represented by the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Paul S Clohan Jr, R Dennis Marchant, Guy M Miller, May 25, 1993: US05214388 (63 worldwide citation)

A phase discriminating capacitive sensor array system which provides multiple sensor elements which are maintained at a phase and amplitude based on a frequency reference provided by a single frequency stabilized oscillator. Sensor signals provided by the multiple sensor elements are controlled by m ...


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Somayajulu Karamchetty: Fingerprint and signature identification and authorization card and pen. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Army, Paul S Clohan Jr, William W Randolph, April 27, 2004: US06728881 (62 worldwide citation)

An authorization system uses card and signature devices to provide access to a machine. The devices include capacitance grids positioned on different surface regions of the devices to convert fingerprint images of at least two fingers into electrical signals. An images processor in the device proces ...



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