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Robert L Hardacker: Wireless sports view display and business method of use. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Thomas F Lebens, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, October 4, 2005: US06952558 (48 worldwide citation)

An on-location local multicast distribution system and business method therefor. Contemporaneous information is continuously provided to a local distribution unit on a particular event (e.g., a NASCAR race) from multiple input devices, such as video cameras and microphones. The distribution unit sim ...


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William J Kalenian, Tom Walsh: Method, apparatus and system for use in processing wafers. Strasbaugh, Thomas F Lebens, Sinsheimer Juhnke Lebens & McIvor, July 31, 2007: US07249992 (46 worldwide citation)

The present embodiment provides for methods and systems for use in processing objects such as wafers, including polishing and/or grinding wafers. Some embodiments provide systems that include a front-end module and a processing module. The front end module couples with a storage device that stores o ...


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Evgeniy M Getsin, Michael J Lewis, Todd R Collart: System, method and article of manufacture for java/javascript component in a multimedia synchronization framework. InterActual Technologies, Thomas F Lebens, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, September 6, 2005: US06941383 (45 worldwide citation)

A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for synchronizing an event on a plurality of client apparatuses. First, a plurality of client apparatuses are connected via a network. Next, an application program is embedded on a site on the network. In use, information is requested from a s ...


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Pablo Benitez, Juan Carlos Minano, Jose Blen Flores, Maikel Hernandez, Ruben Mohedano Arroyo, Julio Cesar Chaves: Three-dimensional simultaneous multiple-surface method and free-form illumination-optics designed therefrom. Light Prescriptions Innovators, Thomas F Lebens, Sinsheimer Juhnke Lebens & McIvor, December 2, 2008: US07460985 (44 worldwide citation)

The embodiments provide methods for use in designing and/or manufacturing optical systems. Some embodiments further provide for the optical systems generated utilizing the methods for use in designing and/or manufacturing. In some embodiments, a method simultaneously generates first and second sets ...


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Benjamin Edward Russ, Jack Barger, Kenichi Kawasaki: Image display device incorporating driver circuits on active substrate and other methods to reduce interconnects. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Thomas F Lebens, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, July 4, 2006: US07071629 (42 worldwide citation)

Flat panel displays, such as field emission displays (FEDs), plasma displays, liquid crystal displays (LCDs), and electroluminescent displays (ELs), are provided incorporating driver circuitry on the same substrate as the active display region of the display device and further reducing through-vacuu ...


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Neil H Brooks, Torkil H Jensen, Charles P Moeller: Apparatus and method for forming a high pressure plasma discharge column. General Atomics, Thomas F Lebens, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, October 18, 2005: US06956329 (42 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for producing a stable, high pressure plasma column with long length, and high axial uniformity. Rotating a gas-filled tube about an horizontal axis creates a vortex with minimal, or no shear flow. Such a vortex provides a stable equilibrium for a central column of high temperature gas ...


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Juan C MiƱano, Pablo Benitez, Waqidi Falicoff, Yupin Sun, William A Parkyn, Roberto Alvarez: Etendue-squeezing illumination optics. Light Prescriptions Innovators, Thomas F Lebens, Sinsheimer Juhnke Lebens & McIvor, March 25, 2008: US07347599 (40 worldwide citation)

In some embodiments, an apparatus for use generating illumination is provided that comprises a reflective base, a first light source positioned proximate the reflective base, and a reimaging reflector positioned partially about the first light source, where a percentage of light emitted from the fir ...


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Robert Allan Unger: Apparatus and method for use in providing dynamic bit rate encoding. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Thomas F Lebens, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, March 21, 2006: US07016409 (38 worldwide citation)

An apparatus, system and method for use in for use in dynamically adjusting an encoder bit rate according to a determined available bandwidth for wirelessly communicating source data. A method detects a first available bandwidth, determines a first encoder bit rate according to the available bandwid ...


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James A Moorer: Multi-channel surround sound mastering and reproduction techniques that preserve spatial harmonics in three dimensions. Sonic Solutions, Thomas F Lebens, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, June 7, 2005: US06904152 (37 worldwide citation)

Techniques of making a recording of or transmitting a sound field from either multiple monaural or directional sound signals that reproduce through multiple discrete loud speakers a sound field with spatial harmonics that substantially exactly match those of the original sound field. Monaural sound ...


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Louis B Rosenberg: System, method and computer program product for automatically selecting, suggesting and playing music media files. Outland Research, Thomas F Lebens, Sinsheimer Juhnke Lebens & McIvor, June 2, 2009: US07542816 (33 worldwide citation)

System, method and computer program product to intelligently correlate ambient sensor signals, chronographic information, daily life schedule information, and/or external meteorological information with a user's previous music media file selection patterns for predicting future music media file play ...