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Dickey J Berry, Richard A Bertagna: Entertainment and data management system for passenger vehicle including individual seat interactive video terminals. Hughes Aircraft Company, Elizabeth E Leitereg, Terje Gudmestad, W K Denson Low, May 10, 1994: US05311302 (168 worldwide citation)

A video monitor or terminal (14,80) is provided in front of each passenger seat in an aircraft or other vehicle. Each terminal (14,80) includes a video display screen (22) which may be mounted in a seatback (16) or bulkhead facing the respective seat, or at the end of a pivotable swing arm (92) exte ...


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Richard A Bertagna, Dickey J Berry: Portable transaction monitoring unit for transaction monitoring and security control systems. Avicom International, Terje Gudmestad, Jeannette M Walder, Wanda K Denson Low, October 8, 1991: US05055660 (147 worldwide citation)

A transaction monitoring and security system records data from the sale of articles and provides security for inventor and sales receipts. The system includes container for storing articles to be distributed, and computer-controlled locking system for controlling access to the articles. The initial ...


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Lani R Lain: Personal video player and monitor assembly for airline passenger seat console. Hughes Avicom International, Terje Gudmestad, Wanda K Denson Low, January 12, 1993: US05179447 (146 worldwide citation)

A video player module (16) is detachably mounted in a housing (12a) of an airline passenger seat console (12), and has a cavity (16c) which opens in the forwardly facing direction (14) of the seat (10). A video monitor (22) is pivotally attached to the end of an arm (26) which extends from the conso ...


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Martin I Herman: Electronically scanning vehicle radar sensor. Hughes Aircraft Company, Terje Gudmestad, W K Denson Low, April 16, 1991: US05008678 (146 worldwide citation)

A plurality of transmitting (14, 16, 18, 20) and receiving antenna elements (22, 24, 26, 28) are formed on a support member (12) which may be mounted on a corner of a vehicle for scanning a pattern including areas on opposite sides of the vehicle corner. In an automotive application, the pattern may ...


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Sudhakar Rao: Reconfigurable antenna system. The Boeing Company, Terje Gudmestad, September 24, 2002: US06456251 (140 worldwide citation)

A two-step method is used to reconfigure beams among different orbital slots for a satellite system. The satellite is biased at one or more orbital slots for a back-up mission, while it looks at the sub-satellite point for the primary mission. Body steering is achieved using pitch and roll biases. T ...


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Frank Boldissar Jr: Plural frequency antenna feed. Hughes Electronics Corporation, Terje Gudmestad, Elizabeth E Leitereg, Michael W Sales, July 21, 1998: US05784033 (135 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and method for providing an antenna feed (10) operative at different microwave frequency bands employ a circular waveguide (14) interconnecting an orthomode transducer (20) to a feed horn (16) thereby providing a feed (10) suitable for illuminating the reflector (54) of an antenna (12). Th ...


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Irving Rabowsky, Richard E Sklar: Combined data, audio and video distribution system in passenger aircraft. Hughes Aircraft Company, Georgann S Grunebach, Terje Gudmestad, Wanda K Denson Low, February 22, 1994: US05289272 (123 worldwide citation)

A passenger aircraft video distribution system distributes modulated RF carrier signals from a central signal source (10) to be used at each passenger seat (S1, S2, S3). The carriers are modulated to contain both audio and video data (12,14) and also other digital data, such as graphics, slide shows ...


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Wade J Stone, Kikuo Ichiroku, Edwin A Kelley, Don C Devendorf: Efficient digital frequency division multiplexed signal receiver. Hughes Aircraft Company, Georgann S Grunebach, Terje Gudmestad, W K Denson Low, October 5, 1993: US05251218 (122 worldwide citation)

A digital radio frequency (RF) or intermediate frequency (IF) receiver for frequency division multiplexed (FDM) signals contained in a predetermined FDM band including an RF amplifier, an RF bandpass anti-alias filter, and an analog-to-digital (A/D) converter. The sample frequency F.sub.s of the A/D ...


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Richard R King, Nasser H Karam, Moran Haddad: Multijunction photovoltaic cells and panels using a silicon or silicon-germanium active substrate cell for space and terrestrial applications. Hughes Electronics Corporation, Terje Gudmestad, January 22, 2002: US06340788 (119 worldwide citation)

An improved photovoltaic cell has an active silicon (Si) or silicon-germanium (SiGe) substrate subcell having an active upper side and characterized by a substrate bandgap. One or more upper subcells are disposed adjacent the upper side and current matched with the substrate subcell, with the upper ...


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Blake F Woith, John Pasiecznik Jr, William R Crumly, Robert K Betz: Method of making a cast elastomer/membrane test probe assembly. Hughes Aircraft Company, Elizabeth E Leitereg, Terje Gudmestad, W K Denson Low, May 9, 1995: US05412866 (118 worldwide citation)

A flexible membrane (12) of an integrated circuit chip test probe is provided with raised contact features (14) on one side arranged in the pattern of contact pads of the chip to be tested. During manufacture, the membrane, in the area of its raised contact features, is specifically shaped by applyi ...