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Rudolf Maarten Bolle, Sharon Louise Nunes, Sharathchandra Pankanti, Nalini Kanta Ratha, Barton Allen Smith, Thomas Guthrie Zimmerman: Method for biometric-based authentication in wireless communication for access control. International Business Machines Corporation, Randy W Lacasse, Ramraj Soundararajan, Lacasse & Associates, November 16, 2004: US06819219 (341 worldwide citation)

Smart cards systems that are utilized in biometric authentication are slow in processing and have the cards themselves have the added disadvantage of being misplaced or lost. Moreover, storing biometric data (on a database) over a network poses security issues that in extreme instances can be compro ...


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Raymond Sepe Jr: Voice actuation with contextual learning for intelligent machine control. Electro Standards Laboratories, Lacasse & Associates, Randy W Lacasse, Ramraj Soundararajan, May 17, 2005: US06895380 (163 worldwide citation)

An interactive voice actuated control system for a testing machine such as a tensile testing machine is described. Voice commands are passed through a user-command predictor and integrated with a graphical user interface control panel to allow hands-free operation. The user-command predictor learns ...


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Kailash Gopalakrishnan: Rectifying element for a crosspoint based memory array architecture. International Business Machines Corporation, IP Authority, Ramraj Soundararajan, Daniel E Johnson, June 3, 2008: US07382647 (110 worldwide citation)

An asymmetrically programmed memory material (such as a solid electrolyte material) is described for use as a rectifying element for driving symmetric or substantially symmetric resistive memory elements in a crosspoint memory architecture. A solid electrolyte element (SE) has very high resistance i ...


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Raymond Sepe Jr: Remote web-based control. Electro Standards Laboratories, Randy W Lacasse, Ramraj Soundararajan, Lacasse & Associates, September 14, 2004: US06792321 (93 worldwide citation)

Real-time remote monitoring and controlling of a device is described via a network such as the Internet. A virtual presence is accomplished between geographically distributed remote users and hardware platforms that allow for real-time interactive hardware operation. Using Internet based communicati ...


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Pablo Diaz Gutierrez, Vijayshankar Raman, Garret Swart: Method for compressed data with reduced dictionary sizes by coding value prefixes. International Business Machines Corporation, IP Authority, Ramraj Soundararajan, October 27, 2009: US07609179 (90 worldwide citation)

The speed of dictionary based decompression is limited by the cost of accessing random values in the dictionary. If the size of the dictionary can be limited so it fits into cache, decompression is made to be CPU bound rather than memory bound. To achieve this, a value prefix coding scheme is presen ...


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Steve Wirts, Gary Albelli, Eric Lazarus: Software application development methods and framework. Lacasse & Associates, Randy W Lacasse, Ramraj Soundararajan, July 11, 2006: US07076766 (87 worldwide citation)

Described is a framework that enables a Delegating Visitor Pattern. In the Delegating Visitor Pattern, a visitor object (a) performs operations on a parent object; (b) selects which objects are child objects of the parent object; and (c) selects a child visitor object for each of the child objects. ...


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Nimrod Megiddo, Xiaoming Zhu: System and method for improving the effectiveness of web advertising. International Business Machines Corporation, Lacasse & Associates, Randy W Lacasse, Ramraj Soundararajan, May 10, 2005: US06892181 (69 worldwide citation)

A system and method for improving the effectiveness of web advertising by allowing a user to return and request a previously displayed ad that appeals to the user. Generally, the system employs an intelligent browser cache maintained within a user's terminal to keep web pages in cache and maintain i ...


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Gerald George Kiernan, Jayavel Shanmugasundaram, Eugene Jon Shekita: Tagging XML query results over relational DBMSs. International Business Machines Corporation, Randy W Lacasse, Lacasse & Associates, Ramraj Soundararajan, August 23, 2005: US06934712 (53 worldwide citation)

A method for publishing relational data as XML by translating XML queries into queries against a relational database. Conversion of the relational database into an XML database is not required. Each relational table is mapped to a virtual XML document, and XML queries are issued over these virtual d ...


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Christopher S Campbell: Method and system for the recognition of reading skimming and scanning from eye-gaze patterns. International Business Machines Corporation, Lacasse & Associates, Randy W Lacasse, Ramraj Soundararajan, March 29, 2005: US06873314 (51 worldwide citation)

Accurately recognizing from eye-gaze patterns when a user is reading, skimming, or scanning on a display filled with heterogeneous content, and then supplying information tailored to meet individual needs. Heterogeneous content includes objects normally encountered on computer monitors, such as text ...


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Marc Georges Girardot, Neelakantan Sundaresan: Efficient RPC mechanism using XML. International Business Machines Corporation, Lacasse & Associates, Randy W Lacasse, Ramraj Soundararajan, August 8, 2006: US07089567 (42 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides for a system and method of performing efficient XML-RPC. Generally, the system comprises a client which generates XML-RPC requests in a compression format which encodes tags, attributes and attribute values as tokens rather than strings and transmits the request to a s ...