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Anthony Peter J Claydon, Richard J Gammack: Signal processing system. Discovision Associates, Ronald J Clark, Robert T Braun, Arthur S Bickel, August 11, 1998: US05793818 (149 worldwide citation)

A CMOS integrated signal processing system for a sampling receiver includes a timing recovery circuit, wherein an on-chip numerically controlled oscillator is operative at periods T that are initially equal to the nominal baud rate of the signals controls a sinc interpolator receiving samples at the ...


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David J George, Hue V Nguyen, Raymond Yardy: Digital data storage in video format. Discovision Associates, Ronald J Clark, January 22, 1985: US04495623 (94 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for encoding a plurality of bytes of digital data into a further plurality of bits suitable for storage in a storage medium, and for recovery therefrom, and for decoding the stored bits retrieved from the storage medium, for the recovery of the encoded bytes. The digital data ...


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John S Winslow: Recording and playback system. MCA Disco Vision, Ronald J Clark, September 30, 1980: US04225873 (85 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and process for writing upon a video record and for reading the video information from the video record after the writing is complete, and the video disc structure so written. The apparatus includes a laser and an optical system which directs the laser beam to a prepared rotating disc. The ...


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Adrian P Wise, Nicholas Birch: Video decompression. Discovision Associates, Ronald J Clark, Robert T Braun, Arthur S Bickel, December 30, 1997: US05703793 (83 worldwide citation)

An MPEG video decompression method and apparatus utilizing a plurality of stages interconnected by a two-wire interface arranged as a pipeline processing machine. Control tokens and DATA Tokens pass over the single two-wire interface for carrying both control and data in token format. A token decode ...


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Wayne R Dakin, Ludwig Ceshkovsky: Method and apparatus for information retrieval from an optically readable storage medium. Discovision Associates, Ronald J Clark, February 22, 1983: US04375091 (83 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for selectably retrieving information from any of a plurality of spirally-formed information tracks formed in a video disc by means of controlling a carriage for translating the video disc in a forward or a reverse direction relative to radiant beam information recovery means ...


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Anthony Mark Jones, Colin Smith, Helen Rosemary Finch, Anthony Peter John Claydon, Donald William Patterson, William P Robbins, Nicholas Birch, David Andrew Barnes: Method for storing video information. Discovision Associates, Ronald J Clark, Robert T Braun, Arthur S Bickel, November 16, 1999: US05984512 (82 worldwide citation)

An MPEG video decompression method and apparatus utilizing a plurality of stages interconnected by a two-wire interface arranged as a pipeline processing machine. Control tokens and DATA Tokens pass over the single two-wire interface for carrying both control and in token format. A token decode circ ...


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Martin W Sotheran: Start code detector. Discovision Associates, Ronald J Clark, Robert T Braun, Arthur S Bickel, February 11, 1997: US05603012 (77 worldwide citation)

A multi-standard video decompression apparatus has a plurality of stages interconnected by a two-wire interface arranged as a pipeline processing machine. Control tokens and DATA Tokens pass over the single two-wire interface for carrying both control and data in token format. A token decode circuit ...


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Stanley R Szerlip: Method and apparatus for scanning a recording medium for defects. Discovision Associates, Ronald J Clark, February 18, 1986: US04571716 (73 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for recording a data signal on a light-reflective record disc, wherein an intensity-modulated write beam of light is focused onto the disc as the disc is rotated in a prescribed fashion, to produce a sequence of spaced non-reflective regions representative of the data signal. ...


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Frank J Somers, John S Winslow: Digital method and apparatus for rotating an information storage disc. MCA Discovision, Ronald J Clark, February 26, 1980: US04190860 (69 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus for rotating an information storage disc about its central axis at a prescribed angular velocity that varies according to the radial position of an optical transducer for recording information thereon, whereby a uniformly high density of information can be recorded over the enti ...


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Adrian Philip Wise: Tokens-based adaptive video processing arrangement. Discovision Associates, Ronald J Clark, Robert T Braun, Arthur S Bickel, June 16, 1998: US05768561 (68 worldwide citation)

A multi-standard video decompression apparatus has a plurality of stages interconnected by a two-wire interface arranged as a pipeline processing machine. Control tokens and DATA Tokens pass over the single two-wire interface for carrying both control and data in token format. A token decode circuit ...