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Zia ur Rahman, Daniel J Jobson, Glenn A Woodell: Method of improving a digital image. Science and Technology Corporation, The United States of America represented by the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Peter J Van Bergen, November 23, 1999: US05991456 (250 worldwide citation)

A method of improving a digital image is provided. The image is initially represented by digital data indexed to represent positions on a display. The digital data is indicative of an intensity value I.sub.i (x,y) for each position (x,y) in each i-th spectral band. The intensity value for each posit ...


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John E Grasinger: Phalanx splint. Peter J Van Bergen, July 27, 1993: US05230699 (95 worldwide citation)

A finger splint is provided for immobilizing a fracture of a finger's middle or proximal phalanx. A hinged splint body cradles a finger with a fractured phalanx. A hinging portion of the splint body is positioned beneath an interphalangeal joint located immediately adjacent and distal to the fractur ...


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Charles W Cratsley III: Method and system for signaling utility usage. Peter J Van Bergen, May 11, 2004: US06734806 (58 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided to continuously signal a utility's usage. A first device measures usage of the commodity in order to, for example, project usage over the course of a billing period and provide a first value indicative the projected usage. A second device allows a user to input ...


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Christopher L Dailey: Power sharing system including rechargeable power source. Innovations Electrical LC, Peter J Van Bergen, January 20, 2004: US06680547 (45 worldwide citation)

A power sharing system is provided for powering a plurality of loads using line voltage and a rechargeable source. Each load can be coupled to either the line voltage or the rechargeable source by means of a power source selector switch coupled to each load. A programmable controller is coupled to e ...


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Herbert Morewitz II: RBDS scan, identify and select receiving method and system. Peter J Van Bergen, October 10, 1995: US05457815 (41 worldwide citation)

An RBDS compatible receiving method and system are provided. A broadcast receiver is tuned to a selected broadcast frequency. A first of two RBDS receivers operates in a locked mode to receive RBDS data associated with the selected broadcast frequency. Simultaneously, the second of the two RBDS rece ...


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Glenn A Woodell, Daniel J Jobson, Zia ur Rahman: Method of improving a digital image as a function of its dynamic range. Science and Technology, The United States of America represented by the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Peter J Van Bergen, December 21, 2004: US06834125 (39 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a method of processing a digital image that is initially represented by digital data indexed to represent positions on a display. The digital data is indicative of an intensity value I


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Robert S Randazzo, David R Brewer: Scope mounting system. Zeroed Systems, Peter J Van Bergen, July 29, 2003: US06598333 (38 worldwide citation)

A scope mounting system includes a one or two-piece base and a plurality of scope support assemblies. Mating portions of the base and scope support assemblies have parallel v-notches engaged with parallel flat lands to set the position of each support assembly relative to the sighting direction of a ...


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Christopher L Dailey: Auxiliary power supply system serving as primary power source during selected times and power outages. Innovations Electrical LC, Peter J Van Bergen, September 24, 2002: US06455954 (33 worldwide citation)

An auxiliary power supply system serves as a consumer's primary power source during selected times and power outages in order to provide the consumer with a continuous supply of AC voltage. A power supply has a rechargeable DC source coupled to an inverter/charger circuit. A first switching mea ...


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Anthony W March: System/method for secure storage of personal information and for broadcast of the personal information at a time of emergency. Peter J Van Bergen, March 7, 2000: US06034605 (32 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided for storing an individual's personal information and for broadcast thereof at a time of emergency. A sealed package contains a medium storing personal information associated with an individual. The sealed package is stored at a facility until an emergency occurs. At ...


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Lucia D Kuhns, Donna R Reedal, Leonard T Wilson: Fragmentation warhead. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Navy, James B Bechtel Esq, Peter J Van Bergen Esq, November 26, 2002: US06484642 (30 worldwide citation)

Fragmentation body for fragmentation projectiles and warheads, including an integral fragmentation shell structure made of cast metal, and the shell structure has an outer wall surface and an inner wall surface separated by a thickness of the shell, where at least one of the inner or outer surfaces ...