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David W Payton: Collaborator discovery method and system. HRL Laboratories, Tope McKay & Associates, January 20, 2004: US06681247 (164 worldwide citation)

A collaborator discovery method and system is presented for tracking and correlating user activities with respect to information resources on an electronic network to assist users in finding others with common interests. The system includes a monitor for tracking user activities, an entry processor ...


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Ronald T Azuma, Ron Sarfaty: Optical see-through augmented reality modified-scale display. Tope McKay & Associates, February 21, 2006: US07002551 (157 worldwide citation)

A method and system for providing an optical see-through Augmented Reality modified-scale display. This aspect includes a sensor suite 100 which includes a compass 102, an inertial measuring unit 104, and a video camera 106 for precise measurement of a user's current orientation and angular rotation ...


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Peter Siegel, Cavour Yeh, Fred Shimabukuro, Scott Fraser: Method and apparatus for low-loss signal transmission. California Institute Of Technology, Tope McKay & Associates, January 1, 2008: US07315678 (146 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to the field of radio-frequency (RF) waveguides. More specifically, the present invention pertains to a method and apparatus that provides ultra-low-loss RF waveguide structures targeted between approximately 300 GHz and approximately 30 THz. The RF waveguide includes a ...


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Hossein Izadpanah: High-speed broadband wireless communication system architecture. HRL Laboratories, Tope McKay & Associates, May 29, 2001: US06240274 (123 worldwide citation)

Techniques and architecture as well as channel multiplexing schemes to design and implement multi-megabit and gigabit transfer of data in situations requiring or optimized by wireless communication systems are presented as a method by which the high-speed signal integrity of a transmission may be ma ...


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Yuri Owechko: Cooperative mobile antenna system. HRL Laboratories, Tope McKay & Associates, November 4, 2003: US06642887 (114 worldwide citation)

An adaptive antenna beamformer is presented, said beamformer including a first signal source


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Yang Chen: Vision-based highway overhead structure detection system. HRL Laboratories, Tope McKay & Associates, February 5, 2008: US07327855 (108 worldwide citation)

An image sequence is inputted from a camera and vertical motion is estimated. A windowed horizontal edge-projection is extracted from the inputted image sequence and corresponding horizontal edges are projected. The horizontal edge-projection and the vertical motion estimation are combined in a hori ...


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Srikanth Krishnamurthy, Tamer ElBatt, Dennis Connors: Power management for throughput enhancement in wireless ad-hoc networks. HRL Laboratories, Tope McKay & Associates, May 11, 2004: US06735448 (93 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to power management within the context of wireless ad-hoc networks. More specifically to the effects of using different transmit powers on the average power consumption and end-to-end network throughput in a wireless ad-hoc environment. This power management approach re ...


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Frederick Matthew Espiau, Mehran Matloubian: External resonator electrode-less plasma lamp and method of exciting with radio-frequency energy. Topanga Technologies, Tope McKay & Associates, April 23, 2013: US08427067 (76 worldwide citation)

Described is an electrode-less plasma lamp comprising a gas-fill vessel, a gas-fill contained within the gas-fill vessel, an RF electromagnetic radiation source, an RF electromagnetic resonator, an output probe that couples RF energy from the RF electromagnetic resonator to the gas-fill vessel, an i ...


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Ronnie Burns: Method and system for providing personalized traffic alerts. HRL Laboratories, Tope McKay & Associates, July 8, 2003: US06590507 (74 worldwide citation)

A method and system for providing personalized traffic alerts to a user by automatic processing of vehicle position and traffic alert conditions. The system employs at least one user portion and a server portion, wherein the server portion provides the user portion with traffic alert information. Th ...


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David Laney, Mehran Matloubian, Lawrence Larson: Microelectromechanical RF and microwave frequency power regulator. HRL Laboratories, Tope McKay & Associates, January 25, 2005: US06847266 (67 worldwide citation)

Microelectromechanical RF and microwave frequency power limiter and electrostatic protection devices for use in high-speed circuits are presented. The devices utilize an airbridge or a cantilever arm including a contact pad positioned operatively adjacent to an electrically conductive and substantia ...