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Reitboeck Herbert J P, Brody Thomas F: Object identifying apparatus. Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Schron D, August 27, 1974: US3832530 (60 worldwide citation)

There is disclosed object identifying apparatus for an object carrying an identifying label having an identifying electrical circuit and moving or being moved through a region where the identifying circuit is read. Typically, the object is a mail sack or baggage which is to be directed along a prede ...


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Wu Shu Yau, Francombe Maurice Hubert: Ferroelectric memory device. Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Schron D, August 27, 1974: US3832700 (59 worldwide citation)

A ferroelectric memory device utilizing the remanent polarization of a thin, ferroelectric film to control the surface conductivity of a bulk semiconductor and perform the memory function. The structure of the device is similar to a conventional MIS field effect transistor with the exception that th ...


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Lampe Donald R, Irwin Edgar L: Mosaic for ir imaging using pyroelectric sensors in a bipolar transistor array. Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Schron D, November 5, 1974: US3846820 (50 worldwide citation)

A monolithic integrated circuit for a bipolar transistor array of pyroelectric sensors to provide a spectral response to incident IR radiation. A matrix is provided by rows and columns of the sensors formed in a semiconductive substrate. Spaced parallel collector diffusions in the substrate are of o ...


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Reitboeck Herbert J P, Brody Thomas P: Object identifying apparatus. Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Schron D, November 19, 1974: US3849633 (41 worldwide citation)

An object-identifying label having printed on a throw-away flexible substrate an identifying electrical circuit and moved with the object through a region where the identifying circuit is read. Typically, the object is a mail sack or baggage which is to be directed along a predetermined path. When t ...


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Woolfson Martin G, Bentley Floyd C: Adaptive gate video gray level measurement and tracker. Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Schron D, September 2, 1975: US3903357 (38 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus employing a television system for tracking a target having a plurality of disjointed regions of different gray levels wherein one of the regions is selected as representative of the target and is defined by the smallest enclosing track rectangle. The target is positioned to ap ...


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Cricchi James R: Mnos/sos random access memory. Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Schron D, September 17, 1974: US3836894 (35 worldwide citation)

A non-volatile random access memory comprising silicon on sapphire MNOS memory elements incorporated in an array having a plurality of like memory cells. Each cell is configured to provide charge enhancement symmetrically in both the read and write modes to restore or refresh the threshold voltage s ...


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Heng Terrence M S, Nathanson Harvey C, Davis Jr John R: Microwave stripling circuits with selectively bondable micro-sized switches for in-situ tuning and impedance matching. Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Schron D, March 12, 1974: US3796976 (34 worldwide citation)

A microstrip line is divided into a number of short sections, each capacitively coupled to its neighbor by a cantilever switch. The coupling of each switch depends on the separation between sections and the spacing between the catilever switch and an adjoining section. The cantilever switches are su ...


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Harrison Jr Earnest R: Electronic compass system. Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Schron D, August 19, 1975: US3899834 (34 worldwide citation)

A system comprised of a strain gage bridge configuration and a flux gate magnetometer arrangement which respectively provide three mutually orthogonal signal components of the earth's gravity and magnetic fields. The magnetometer assembly is mounted within a weighted housing which is suspended withi ...


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Wood Kenneth E, Parrish William F, Kennedy Paul G: Scan conversion apparatus. Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Schron D, February 12, 1974: US3792194 (26 worldwide citation)

A video magnetic disk is utilized in the conversion of side looking sonar or slow scan TV data into a form suitable for displaying as a flicker-free picture on a conventional TV monitor. In the side looking sonar mode of operation, provision is made for displaying the sonar information as a moving w ...


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Gilmour George A: Acoustic camera apparatus. Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Schron D, July 15, 1975: US3895340 (26 worldwide citation)

A transmitter transducer projects a short time pulse of acoustic energy which impinges upon the progressively insonifies a target area to be viewed. Acoustic returns are received by an acoustic lens which focuses the energy from individual adjacent receiver strips of the target area onto a plurality ...