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 (330 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 (270 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 (261 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 ...

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 (207 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 ...

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 (202 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 ...

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 (188 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 ...

Mitsuo Miyaji: Light-reflectivity controller for use with automotive rearview mirror using electrochromic element. Ichikoh, Foley & Lardner Schwartz Jeffery Schwaab Mack Blumenthal & Evans, January 23, 1990: US04896030 (183 worldwide citation)

The light reflectivity control for use with an automotive rearview mirror according to the present invention has a first and second photosensors to detect the brightness of the surroundings including the front of a car in which the inside rearview mirror is equipped and that of the surroundings incl ...

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 (183 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.

Gerhardt N Fick: Sunflower products and methods for their production. Sigco Research, Schwartz Jeffery Schwaab Mack Blumenthal & Evans, December 9, 1986: US04627192 (179 worldwide citation)

A sunflower seed is disclosed which has both a high oleic acid content and a low linoleic acid content. Also disclosed is a sunflower seed which has a white or gray seed coat and which contains approximately 80% or greater by weight of olkeic acid. Also described are novel sunflowers for producing t ...

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 (178 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 ...