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Christopher Stephen Murray: Method for the sequential transmission of compressed video information at varying data rates. International Business Machines Corporation, R A Tomlin, R V Davidge, May 11, 1999: US05903775 (67 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for allowing the transmission of digital video segments along a number of transmission channels, with the line speed, or rate of transmission in bits per second, being variable during a transmission. For each transmission channel, video data segments are stored in a data buffer, ...


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Robert Chih Tsin Eng, Robert A Pebly, John Claude Sinibaldi: Intelligent router for remote internet access. International Business Machines Corporation, R A Tomlin, R V Davidge, February 27, 2001: US06195359 (24 worldwide citation)

A remote network server includes primary and secondary routers, each of which include means for emulating a number of different modem types, and for operating in accordance with a number of different communication protocols. Incoming calls are directed at the primary router, but are routed through t ...


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Lawrence P Andrews, Richard Clyde Beckman, Robert Chih Tsin Eng, Judith Marie Linger, Joseph C Petty Jr, John Claude Sinibaldi, Gary L Turbeville, Kevin Bradley Williams: Apparatus including a host processor and communications adapters interconnected with a bus, with improved transfer of interrupts between the adapters and host processor. International Business Machines Corporation, R A Tomlin, R V Davidge, October 19, 1999: US05968158 (10 worldwide citation)

A pair of communications adapters each include a number of digital signal processors and network interface circuits for the attachment of a multi-channel telephone line. A bus connecting the communications adapters can carry data between a network line attached to one of the adapters and the digital ...


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Dong Chen, Edwin Flecha, James Michael Hammond, Kenneth Gilbert Roessler: Detecting fields with a single-pass, dual-amplitude-mode scanning force microscope. International Business Machines Corporation, R A Tomlin, R V Davidge, June 29, 1999: US05918274 (6 worldwide citation)

A scanning probe microscope operates in the manner of an atomic force microscope during intermittant periods of scanning motion, in which a sample surface is driven so that a scan line on the surface is moved past a probe tip being vibrated in engagement with the surface. Between these intermittant ...


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Michael Barenboim, Peter Michael Baumgart, Peter B Chrusch, Benny Michael Harper, Benjamin Karni, Pieter J M Kerstens, Doug John Krajnovich, Iraj Kahkesh Pour, Hong S Seing, Andrew Ching Tam: Optical apparatus for dual-beam laser texturing. International Business Machines Corporation, R A Tomlin, R V Davidge, May 9, 2000: US06059555 (4 worldwide citation)

A disk texturing tool is used, for example, to provide textured spots in an annular portion of both sides of a hardfile disk. Disks are moved into and out of the texturing process in cassettes, through two disk-handling stations. An optical system includes a laser directed at a beamsplitter to split ...