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Robert Senzig
David M Hoffman, James W LeBlanc, John Eric Tkaczyk, Robert F Senzig, Yanfeng Du: Direct conversion energy discriminating CT detector with over-ranging correction. General Electric Company, Scott J Asmus, December 15, 2009: US07634060 (3 worldwide citation)

A CT detector capable of energy discrimination and direct conversion is disclosed. The detector includes multiple layers of semiconductor material with the layers having varying thicknesses. The detector is constructed to be segmented in the x-ray penetration direction so as to optimize count rate p ...


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Allan G Hock: Biofeedback system for sensing body motion and flexure. Advantedge Systems, Vernon C Maine, Scott J Asmus, March 7, 2000: US06032530 (149 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for monitoring key components of body movement and flexure during kinetic activities, and providing intuitive, audible, real time biofeedback to the user. The system uses one or more transducers of types that are directionally sensitive to motion, distance, velocity, and the l ...


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Warren S Daansen, Allan G Hock: Dispenser having timing means, multisensory output and means of tracking usage number. Daansen USA, Scott J Asmus, Vernon C Maine, April 23, 2002: US06375038 (138 worldwide citation)

The invention in the simplest form is a dispenser that is a teaching tool and uses audio and visual means to promote compliance with proper washing techniques. A detection means is used to commence a time interval, and washing instructions are used to communicate with the user as an instructional to ...


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Ronald Craig Katz: Point of sale terminal for the visually impaired. Vernon C Maine, Scott J Asmus, December 4, 2001: US06327575 (118 worldwide citation)

A merchant's point of sale terminal system for processing credit and debit card and other electronic purchases for a vision impaired purchaser, incorporating a removable or auxiliary handset with a manual keypad disposed on an arched surface between siderails, the keypad being a ten data key ar ...


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Kevin Sean Matocha, Stephen Daley Arthur, Ramakrishna Rao, Peter Almern Losee, Zachary Matthew Stum: MOSFET devices and methods of making. General Electric Company, Scott J Asmus, November 9, 2010: US07829402 (107 worldwide citation)

A MOSFET device and a method for fabricating MOSFET devices are disclosed. The method includes providing a semiconductor device structure including a semiconductor device layer of a first conductivity type, and ion implanting a well structure of a second conductivity type in the semiconductor device ...


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Richard Shaun Welches: Transformerless 3 phase power inverter. Semikron, Scott J Asmus, Vernon C Maine, Maine & Asmus, June 11, 2002: US06404655 (104 worldwide citation)

The invention in the simplest form is an improved transformerless 3 phase power inverter topology and control method for power distribution systems. This 3 phase power inverter system provides the necessary output voltage and current waveform regulation, harmonic distortion rejection, very low outpu ...


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David F Robbins, Moeness G Amin: Smart antenna channel simulator and test system. Micronetics Wireless, Scott J Asmus, Vernon C Maine, May 22, 2001: US06236363 (102 worldwide citation)

The invention is a method and apparatus for verifying the integrity of a smart antenna system. The simulator section replicates multiple sensors with directional and non-directional components with variables from Doppler, delay and angular spread. Hardware/software combinations simulate the line-of- ...


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Allan G Hock: Biofeedback system for monitoring the motion of body joint. Advantedge Systems, Vernon C Maine, Scott J Asmus, September 19, 2000: US06119516 (94 worldwide citation)

A biofeedback system for self-monitoring of selected body motions includes configurable mounting appliances, compatible twist, stretch and flexure sensors, coded means for positioning and orienting sensors at any location of the body, and a small, self contained signal processing and feedback module ...


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Michael C Heimlich, Kenneth R St Hilaire: Hierarchical adaptive state machine for emulating and augmenting software. Smartlynx, Scott J Asmus, Vernon C Maine, May 11, 1999: US05903886 (89 worldwide citation)

The present invention defines a method for emulating an iterated process represented by a series of related tasks and a control mechanism that monitors and enables the iterative execution of those tasks until data associated with the process converges to predetermined goals or objectives. The invent ...


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Yun Zou, Yang Cao, Louis Paul Inzinna, Vasile Bogdan Neculaes: Field emitter based electron source with minimized beam emittance growth. General Electric Company, Scott J Asmus, September 21, 2010: US07801277 (86 worldwide citation)

A system and method for limiting emittance growth in an electron beam is disclosed. The system includes an emitter element configured to generate an electron beam and an extraction electrode positioned adjacent to the emitter element to extract the electron beam out therefrom, the extraction electro ...