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Robert Martin Reedy, Nicoleta Sorloaica Hickman: Hybrid solar cell integrating photovoltaic and thermoelectric cell elements for high efficiency and longevity. University of Central Florida Research Foundation, Brian S Steinberger, Phyllis K Wood, Law Offices of Brian S Steinberger P A, April 16, 2013: US08420926 (8 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems and apparatus for a solar cell integrating photovoltaic and thermoelectric cell elements to form a hybrid solar cell. The cell has increased efficiency and longevity by combining operations of the photovoltaic and thermoelectric elements in at least three different modes of operatio ...


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Qi Hong, Ruibo Lu, Thomas Xinzhang Wu, Shin Tson Wu: Head mounted display with eye accommodation having 3-D image producing system consisting of, for each eye, one single planar display screen, one single planar tunable focus LC micro-lens array, one single planar black mask and bias lens. University of Central Florida Research Foundation, Toppely Optoelectronics, Brian S Steinberger, Phyllis K Wood, Law Office of Brian S Steinberger P A, February 3, 2009: US07486341 (8 worldwide citation)

Systems, methods, apparatus and devices for head mounted stereoscopic 3-D display devices using the tunable focus liquid crystal micro-lens array eye to produce eye accommodation information. A liquid crystal display panel displays stereoscopic images and uses tunable liquid crystal micro-lens array ...


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Niels da Vitoria Lobo, Mehmet B Caglar: Self correcting tracking of moving objects in video. University of Central Florida Research Foundation, Brian S Steinberger, Phyllis K Wood, Law Offices of Brian S Steinberger P A, July 19, 2011: US07983448 (8 worldwide citation)

Apparatus, methods, systems and devices for identifying and tracking a human hand in a video. The steps for identifying the hand includes detecting parallel lines (bars), detecting curved fingertips (curves), grouping the detected parallel lines and curved fingertips according to a parallel line dec ...


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Ronald F Demara: Runtime-competitive fault handling for reconfigurable logic devices. University of Central Florida Research Foundation, Brian S Steinberger, Phyllis K Wood, Law Offices of Brian S Steinberger P A, June 17, 2008: US07389460 (8 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems, apparatus and devices to provide autonomous self-repair for programmable logic. Using Competitive Runtime Reconfiguration, an initial population of functionally identical, yet physically distinct individual programmable logic configurations are produced at design time. During opera ...


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Donald C Malocha, Derek Puccio: Orthogonal frequency coding for surface acoustic wave communication, tag and sensor application. University of Central Florida Research Foundation, Brian S Steinberger, Phyllis K Wood, Law Offices of Brian S Steinberger P A, January 5, 2010: US07642898 (8 worldwide citation)

A secure apparatus, system, device and method for coding surface acoustic wave identification tags and sensors to enable unique sensor operation and identification for a multi-sensor environment. In an embodiment, a pseudo noise sequence is applied to the orthogonally coded signal for increased secu ...


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Cheolhwan Kim, Yan Han, Guifang Li: Direct-detection optical differential 8-level phase shift keying (OD8PSK) for spectrally efficient transmission. University of Central Florida Research Foundation, Brian S Steinberger, Phyllis K Wood, Law Offices of Brian S Steinberger P A, October 7, 2008: US07433604 (8 worldwide citation)

Efficient systems, devices, apparatus and methods to generate, transmit and detect differentially encoded 8-level phase-modulated optical signals for spectrally efficient optical communication systems is invented. It includes an electrical encoder and an optical encoder for generation of differentia ...


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Peter J Delfyett, Scott Rozzo: Extreme chirped pulse amplification and phase control. University of Central Florida Research Foundation, Brian S Steinberger, Phyllis K Wood, Law Offices of Brian S Steinberger P A, August 17, 2010: US07777940 (7 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems for optical chirped pulse amplification and phase dispersion, the system including an active dispersion controller for receiving an input optical pulse from a modelocked laser and controlling a third and fourth order dispersion property of the input optical pulse to produce an op ...


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Norman Rittenhouse: Electric motor assist bicyle. Brian S Steinberger, Phyllis K Wood, Law Offices of Brian S Steinberger P A, May 22, 2012: US08183726 (7 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems and apparatus for an electric motor assist bicycle having a hub motor mounted to the front or rear hub to provide electric motor assist, and to function as a generator to charge batteries. The motor can be either a molded or wound magnetic flux channel transverse wound stator perman ...


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Norman Rittenhouse: Electrically driven track wheels for tracked vehicles. Brian S Steinberger, Phyllis K Wood, Law Offices of Brian S Steinberger P A, March 18, 2008: US07343991 (7 worldwide citation)

An electrically driven wheel for a tracked vehicle which includes a driving track wheel with built in cogs and a brushless DC motor having a mounting shaft to connect the wheels to the tracked vehicle. The brushless DC motor is coupled within the driving track wheel to develop rotational torque for ...


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Yuhua Li, Guifang Li: All optical regeneration. University of Central Florida Research Foundation, Brian S Steinberger, Phyllis K Wood, Law Offices of Brian S Steinberger P A, May 29, 2007: US07224863 (7 worldwide citation)

All optical regeneration methods and systems can be realized through an exponential amplifier and a limiting amplifier, which could be two independent devices (one piece of fiber with parametric amplification and a semiconductor optical amplifier operating at saturation state) or one single device ( ...