Yasutoshi Seko, Yuichi Abe: Apparatus and process for improving visibility of object within visual field. Nissan Motor Company, Schwartz Jeffery Schwaab Mack Blumenthal & Evans, September 8, 1987: US04692798 (308 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for improving the visibility of objects within the visual field of a vehicle driver and a process therefor are disclosed. The apparatus includes a light caster casting intense visible light toward a reflective object at a frequency no lower than critical fusion frequency, an image picku ...

Nicholas Krouglicof, Gordon M McKinnon, Jaroslav Svoboda: Optical position and orientation measurement techniques. CAE Electronics, Schwartz Jeffery Schwaab Mack Blumenthal & Evans, March 10, 1987: US04649504 (263 worldwide citation)

A non-contact sensing system for monitoring the position and orientation of a rigid body in space having at least three distinct point light sources mounted on the rigid body. At least two position sensor heads are fixedly mounted within detection range of light from the light sources, each position ...

Yasutoshi Seko: Headlight apparatus for automotive vehicle. Nissan Motor, Foley & Lardner Schwartz Jeffery Schwaab Mack Blumenthal & Evans, October 30, 1990: US04967319 (239 worldwide citation)

To accurately shade headlamp light for both a leading vehicle running on the same lane and an opposed vehicle running on an opposed lane, the headlight apparatus for an automotive vehicle comprises a movable headlamp, a light sensor attached on the pivotal headlamp for detecting presence of a leadin ...

Yukio Wayama, Naoto Miyajima, Michio Shinozaki, Kazunari Yashima: Emulation device for converting magnetic disc memory mode signal from computer into semiconductor memory access mode signal for semiconductor memory. Kabushiki Kaisha Meidensha, Foley & Lardner Schwartz Jeffery Schwaab Mack Blumenthal & Evans, January 23, 1990: US04896262 (201 worldwide citation)

A semiconductor backing storage device is connected to a computer system accessible only in magnetic disc access mode for improvement in access time. In transferring information data between the computers and the semiconductor backing storage device, access control command signals peculiar to magnet ...

Toru Nakamura: Electronic endoscope apparatus capable of warning lifetime of electronic scope. Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, Foley & Lardner Schwartz Jeffery Schwaab Mack Blumenthal & Evans, March 5, 1991: US04996975 (199 worldwide citation)

In an electronic endoscope apparatus, comprising: there are provided an electronic scope having an image sensor at a distal end thereof and an angle operation portion adjacent to the image sensor; a scope unit coupled with the electronic scope, including an endoscopic operation switch mechanically c ...

Thomas B Beasley, Thomas W Cearley, David A Chandler, Kim A Gondring, Richard A Guarino, William G Hutchins, Marvin R Martin, Eugene E Norris, Lloyd T Prout, Jeffrey R Schlottman, Charlotte M Smith, William F Summers, David C Twine, R Victor Walsh: Computer integrated manufacturing system. R J Reynolds Tobacco Company, Foley & Lardner Schwartz Jeffery Schwaab Mack Blumenthal & Evans, May 2, 1989: US04827423 (186 worldwide citation)

The Computer Integrated Manufacturing System includes a plurality of levels of computer control which organize and disseminate the information for controlling shop floor level systems. Both scheduling data and data relating to process, product, and material specifications as well as bills of materia ...

Teruo Fujimoto, Mikio Shiono, Osamu Watanabe, Koichi Ito: Block-graft copolymer. Shin-Etsu Chemical, Foley & Lardner Schwartz Jeffery Schwaab Mack Blumenthal & Evans, February 7, 1989: US04803243 (182 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are a block-graft copolymer comprising a polymer block having a repeating unit represented by General Formula (I): ##STR1## wherein A is a side chain and represents an organopolisiloxane chain, a polyacrylate chain, a polymethacrylate chain, polydiene chain, etc.

Fumio Akashi, Kazutomo Kobayashi, Junji Namiki, Kojiro Watanabe: Multipoint communication system having polling and reservation schemes. NEC Corporation, Schwartz Jeffery Schwaab Mack Blumenthal & Evans, May 3, 1988: US04742512 (177 worldwide citation)

In a multipoint communication system, first polling signals are sequentially and respectively transmitted to terminal stations on a broadcast channel from a central station, asking a request for reservation without waiting for a reply from the terminal stations. A reservation signal is transmitted o ...

Takashi Kamitake: Broadcasting system. Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, Foley & Lardner Schwartz Jeffery Schwaab Mack Blumenthal & Evans, June 14, 1988: US04751732 (174 worldwide citation)

Broadcasting stations send programs to subscribers via satellite scrambled signals. A subscriber inserts an IC card into a meter rate charging decoder to view/listen chargeable programs. Program codes are written in the IC card to determine fees to be paid to each station.

Yoshio Ishii, Shigeru Okaya: Composite planar and triangularly pleated filter element. Tsuchiya Mfg, Foley & Lardner Schwartz Jeffery Schwaab Mack Blumenthal & Evans, May 15, 1990: US04925561 (174 worldwide citation)

A filter element comprises at least two pleated filtering mediums and at least one roughly flat filtering medium interposed between the pleated filtering mediums. Each pleated filtering medium has an end constituted by edges of triangular bottom sections and the other end constituted by edges of tri ...