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Chamberlain Roger D, Brink Benjamin M, White Jason R, Franklin Mark A, Cytron Ronald K: Intelligent data storage and processing using fpga devices. Washington University, Data Search Systems, Chamberlain Roger D, Brink Benjamin M, White Jason R, Franklin Mark A, Cytron Ronald K, VOLK Jr Benjamin L, March 24, 2005: WO/2005/026925 (8 worldwide citation)

A data storage and retrieval device and method is disclosed. The device includes at least one magnetic storage medium configured to store target data and at least one re-configurable logic device comprising an FPGA coupled to the at least one magnetic storage medium and configured to read a continuo ...


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Wickline Samuel A, Lanza Gregory M: Mr coronary angiography with a fluorinated nanoparticle contrast agent at 1.5 t. Washington University, Wickline Samuel A, Lanza Gregory M, VOLK Jr Benjamin L, September 14, 2006: WO/2006/096499 (5 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein is a medical imaging technique that uses a fluorinated nanoparticle contrast agent for imaging of an interior portion of a body. The fluorinated nanoparticles preferably comprise nontargeted intravascular fluorocarbon or perfluorocarbon nanoparticles. The interior body portion may b ...


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SOLIN STUART A: Method and apparatus for high resolution photon detection based on extraordinary optoconductance (eoc) effects. WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY, Volk Jr Benjamin L, July 14, 2011: WO/2011/085220 (5 worldwide citation)

The inventors disclose a new high performance optical sensor, preferably of nanoscale dimensions, that functions at room temperature based on an extraordinary optoconductance (EOC) phenomenon, and preferably an inverse EOC (I-EOC) phenomenon, in a metal-semiconductor hybrid (MSH) structure having a ...


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MILLER Scott Allan, BEDOYA Jose H: [fr] DISPOSITIF DE RÉGULATION DE LAPNÉE DU SOMMEIL, [en] SLEEP APNEA CONTROL DEVICE. OTOLOGICS, VOLK JR Benjamin L, June 13, 2013: WO/2013/086212 (5 worldwide citation)

[en] Disclosed herein are various methods, systems, an apparatuses for determining appropriate situations to treat conditions such as sleep apnea. At appropriate times, treatment can be applied such as through electrical stimulation to a person (e.g., an electrical stimulation of a person's genioglo ...


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PARSONS Scott, TAYLOR David E: [fr] TRAITEMENT DE DÉLESTAGE DE PAQUETS DE DONNÉES, [en] OFFLOAD PROCESSING OF DATA PACKETS. EXEGY INCORPORATED, PARSONS Scott, TAYLOR David E, INDECK Ronald S, VOLK Jr Benjamin L, October 3, 2013: WO/2013/148693 (1 worldwide citation)

[en] Various techniques are disclosed for offloading the processing of data packets. For example, incoming data packets can be processed through an offload processor to generate a new stream of outgoing data packets that organize data packets in a manner different than the incoming data packets. Fur ...


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Bae Kyongtae T, Kim Jinsung: Method and apparatus for automated detection of target structures from medical images using a 3d morphological matching algorithm. Washington University, Bae Kyongtae T, Kim Jinsung, VOLK Jr Benjamin L, June 17, 2004: WO/2004/049777

A method for the automated detection of target structures shown in digital medical images, the method of comprising: (1) generating a three dimensional (3D) volumetric data set (108) of a patient region within which the target structure resides from a plurality of segmented medical image slices; (2) ...


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Chamberlain Roger D, Shands Ef Berkley, Brodie Benjamin C, Henrichs Michael, White Jason R: Firmware socket module for fpga-based pipeline processing. Exegy Incorporated, Washington University, Chamberlain Roger D, Shands Ef Berkley, Brodie Benjamin C, Henrichs Michael, White Jason R, VOLK JR Benjamin L, August 2, 2007: WO/2007/087507

A firmware socket module is deployed on a reconfigurable logic device, wherein the firmware socket module has a communication path between itself and an entry point into a data processing pipeline, wherein the firmware socket module is configured to provide both commands and target data to the entry ...


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Harijono Indra Gunawan, Lee Ho Jae, Yoon Uooyeol: Method and system for reassembling packets prior to searching. Winnow Technologies, Harijono Indra Gunawan, Lee Ho Jae, Yoon Uooyeol, VOLK JR Benjamin L, March 8, 2007: WO/2007/027508

A method and system for inspecting a data packet stream in a computer network for patterns that fall across data packet boundaries is disclosed. This includes determining if two or more data packets are consecutive in the data packet stream, combining data payloads from the consecutive data packets, ...


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HEISE David, ROSALES Licet, SKUBIC Marjorie: [fr] CAPTEUR DE LIT HYDRAULIQUE ET SYSTÈME POUR CONTRÔLE NON INVASIF DE DONNÉES PHYSIOLOGIQUES, [en] HYDRAULIC BED SENSOR AND SYSTEM FOR NON-INVASIVE MONITORING OF PHYSIOLOGICAL DATA. HEISE David, ROSALES Licet, SKUBIC Marjorie, THE CURATORS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI, VOLK JR Benjamin L, March 7, 2013: WO/2013/033524

[en] Disclosed herein is a new and improved non-invasive bed sensing system for detecting and monitoring physiological movements such as heartbeat and respiration. The system may employ a hydraulic fluid to transduce the physiological pressures to an integrated pressure sensor and a new and improved ...


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TAYLOR David, PARSONS Scott: PROCÉDÉ ET APPAREIL DE GESTION DES ORDRES DANS LES MARCHÉS FINANCIERS, METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MANAGING ORDERS IN FINANCIAL MARKETS. EXEGY INCORPORATED, TAYLOR David, PARSONS Scott, VOLK JR Benjamin L, June 14, 2012: WO/2012/079041

An integrated order management engine is disclosed that reduces the latency associated with managing multiple orders to buy or sell a plurality of financial instruments. Also disclosed is an integrated trading platform that provides low latency communications between various platform components. Suc ...