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Peter W Hannan: Integrated defense communications system antijamming antenna system. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, William G Auton, Donald J Singer, June 16, 1987: US04673943 (121 worldwide citation)

The isolation of mainbeam and sidelobe jamming signals from the desired signal being relayed by microwave communication links is accomplished by an antijamming antenna comprising a flat radome, a curved reflector and a transmit dipole. Positioned adjacent the dipole is a monopulse feed and comparato ...


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Johnson J H Wang, Victor K Tripp: Magnetic hybrid-mode horn antenna. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, William G Auton, Donald J Singer, June 30, 1992: US05126750 (119 worldwide citation)

A magnetic corrugated horn antenna system is disclosed. This system includes a magnetic hybrid-mode horn antenna composed of a circular waveguide and a corrugated horn antenna which has a thin magnetic coating on its inner wall. The corrugation of the conical horn helps it to produce equal E-plane a ...


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Laurence C Lambert: Autonomous face recognition machine. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, William G Auton, Donald J Singer, April 30, 1991: US05012522 (111 worldwide citation)

A machine is disclosed that is capable of locating human faces in video scenes with random content within two minutes, and capable of recognizing the faces that it locates. The machine uses images obtained from a video camera and is insensitive to variations in brightness, scale, focus, and operates ...


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Michael J Torma, Bernard W Galing, Robert J Palmer, Suzanne K S West: Method and system for measuring management effectiveness. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Donald J Singer, William G Auton, November 15, 1994: US05365425 (108 worldwide citation)

A system and process are presented in which the factors of quality, cost, and access are integrated in such a manner as to provide a holistic description of the effectiveness of care at medical treatment facilities (MTFs). By using medical treatment data from a variety of computerized databases and ...


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Wilfrid B Veldkamp, Gary J Swanson: Method of fabricating high efficiency binary planar optical elements. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, William G Auton, Donald J Singer, July 11, 1989: US04846552 (99 worldwide citation)

The high diffraction efficiency regime of binary gratings occurs at periodicities on the order of a wavelength in order to produce grating which diffract radiation with efficiencies of greater than 90%, a fabrication procedure is disclosed which uses halographic and very large scale integration tech ...


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Randy L Haupt: Low sidelobe resistive reflector antenna. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, William G Auton, Donald J Singer, July 28, 1992: US05134423 (98 worldwide citation)

Tapering the surface current density near the edges of a parabolic reflector antenna lowers the sidelobe level of the reflector. The current density is tapered by placing tapered resistive edge loads on the reflector for gradually decreasing the conductivity from the center of the reflector to the e ...


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Darrel F Sedivec: Waveguide to stripline transition assembly. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, William G Auton, Donald J Singer, June 28, 1988: US04754239 (89 worldwide citation)

The transition between a rectangular waveguide and a stripline is accomplished with an assembly which contains: a waveguide flange, a waveguide section, and a tapered wedge. The waveguide flange physically connects with the rectangular waveguide and the waveguide section. The waveguide section has t ...


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Franklin B Jones, Charles S Kerfoot, Walter E Milberger: Slewing power supply for programmable phase shifter drive. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, William G Auton, Donald J Singer, August 11, 1987: US04686448 (66 worldwide citation)

A programmable slewing power supply is used to drive microwave phase shifters according to a command signal from a system controller using: a Milberger converter; a power source; a rectifying circuit; two differential amplifier circuits; and two comparator amplifier circuits. The Milberger converter ...


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Edmond M Dewan: Communication and control by means of brainwave and other processes causing voltage changes that can be measured from the body. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, William G Auton, March 4, 2003: US06529773 (65 worldwide citation)

People can be taught to control voluntarily their own alpha rhythms. This can be used to send messages in Morse code and printed out by printer when an electroencephalogram pattern is processed by an appropriate computer program. Such procedures can also be used as control signals to activate servom ...


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Gad Shelef: Six degrees of freedom micromanipulator. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, William G Auton, Donald J Singer, April 11, 1989: US04819496 (63 worldwide citation)

A six degree of freedom micromanipulator is disclosed which may be interposed between the fingers and the remainder of a robotic arm's structure for increasing the accuracy with which an arm's fingers may be positioned independently of the accuracy achievable through motions originating at or near t ...