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Katherine McAndrew, Linda Watson, Jon Feist, A Christopher Moorman: Flight technical control management for an unmanned aerial vehicle. Honeywell International, Schumaker & Sieffert P A, August 20, 2013: US08515609 (27 worldwide citation)

Two architectures for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and a method for executing a mission plan are provided. One architecture for a UAV includes a flight command and mission execution (FCME) component making strategic decisions, a flight technical control manager (FTCM) making tactical decisions an ...


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Stephen T Foley: Gastrointestinal stimulation lead. Medtronic Transneuronix, Schumaker & Sieffert P A, April 14, 2009: US07519433 (19 worldwide citation)

An implantable lead device and method for implanting the lead, wherein the lead device electrically stimulates tissue within a patient's body and more particularly the lead device stimulates gastrointestinal tissue. The implantable lead may be inserted through the tissue with minimal expansion of th ...


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Kireeti Kompella: Hierarchical label distribution protocol for computer networks. Juniper Networks, Schumaker & Sieffert P A, May 3, 2011: US07936780 (15 worldwide citation)

Techniques are described for providing routing scalability within a protocol such as a label distribution protocol. A method comprises receiving a label mapping message at an ingress router for establishing a label switched path (LSP) that identifies within a first portion a first label to be used f ...


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Thomas R Skwarek, William K Wenger, Keith S Bosacker: User interface for ablation therapy. Medtronic, Scott A Marks, Schumaker & Sieffert P A, November 1, 2011: US08048069 (12 worldwide citation)

The disclosure describes a user interface that may be used to control ablation therapy and monitor ablation therapy progress in systems that utilize wet electrode ablation techniques. The user interface presents a virtual electrode depth icon to a user that indicates the size of a lesion that may be ...


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Mark R Biegert, Mark T Paulsen: Optical network interface devices and methods. Calix, Schumaker & Sieffert P A, March 19, 2013: US08401387 (10 worldwide citation)

A system comprises an optical network terminal (ONT) that provides an interface to a passive optical network (PON). The ONT is coupled to a subscriber gateway device via at least one cable. The ONT may be located outside a subscriber premises while the subscriber gateway device may be located within ...


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Ross W Callon: Automatic configuration of source address filters within a network device. Juniper Networks, Schumaker & Sieffert P A, December 13, 2011: US08078758 (9 worldwide citation)

Techniques are described for automatically setting source address filters within a network device. For example, an apparatus, such as a router, comprises a network interface card to receive routing information from a network device. The routing information specifies at least one unselected network r ...


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Timothy Dickinson, Rachid M Alameh, Robert A Zurek: Display device, corresponding systems, and methods for orienting output on a display. Google Technology Holdings, Schumaker & Sieffert P A, August 4, 2015: US09098069 (8 worldwide citation)

A display system includes a display and a control circuit operable with the display. The display is configured to provide visual output having a presentation orientation. When user input is received, the control circuit can alter the presentation orientation from an initial orientation in response t ...


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Derek Phillips, Andrew Grieve, Matthew Bolohan, Robert Kroeger: Storing application messages. Google, Schumaker & Sieffert P A, January 1, 2013: US08347021 (7 worldwide citation)

The subject matter of this document can be implemented in, among other things, a method that includes receiving, by a process executing separately from a first software application on a computing device, a first message generated by the first software application. The method further includes storing ...


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Hui Qu: High availability in-service software upgrade using virtual machine instances in dual computing appliances. Juniper Networks, Schumaker & Sieffert P A, January 27, 2015: US08943489 (5 worldwide citation)

Techniques are described for providing high availability during an in-service software upgrade (ISSU) of an appliance within a network device, e.g., a router, by running a pair of virtual machines on each of a primary appliance and a secondary appliance within the router. Examples of the appliances ...


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John C Rondoni, Martin T Gerber: External voiding sensor system. Medtronic, Schumaker & Sieffert P A, December 6, 2011: US08072338 (3 worldwide citation)

The disclosure describes an external sensor attached to an undergarment worn by a patient that detects voiding information. The sensor stores the voiding information in a voiding log and transmits the voiding log to an external device. The external device includes a user interface that displays the ...