Fred Thomas
Allen T Bracken, Doug Mayne, Jay Muse, Brian Schick, Fred Thomas III: Data storage drive and cartridge having alignment openings for cartridge mounting and ejection. Iomega Corporation, Woodcock Washburn Kurtz Mackiewicz & Norris, August 24, 1999: US05943185 (4 worldwide citation)

A disk insertion and ejection mechanism for use in a mini disk drive. The insertion and ejection mechanism operates by using cooperating cammed surfaces on a mini-cartridge and a movable sled within the mini disk drive. The cams operate to keep the mini-cartridge raised above the drive spindle durin ...

Craig Allen
Craig Allen Long, William Robert Worger, Bradley Robert Schaefer: Method and apparatus for seamless crypto rekey system. Motorola, Frank J Bogacz, August 17, 1999: US05940508 (9 worldwide citation)

Equipment (10, 20) for facilitating point-to-point cryptographic data communication systems is disclosed. The seamless rekey cryptosystem permits changing of the crypto key (70, 80) with no down time. The cryptosystem will facilitate seamless key installation to eliminate data loss or reduce storage ...

Olivier Avaro
Marie Dudon, Olivier Avaro, Gerard Eude: Method for interpolating images. France Telecom, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, August 3, 1999: US05933547 (15 worldwide citation)

The invention concerns a method for interpolating images by means of triangulation and geometrical transformation, wherein a triangulation of images and an estimation of movements of apexes is carried out to insert images sub-sampled temporally or steroscopically.


Charles Sperry
Charles R Sperry: Apparatus and method for producing foam cushions utilizing flexible foam mixing chamber. Flexible Products Company, zhang zhaodong, August 18, 1999: CN97196799

A protective foam cushion-making apparatus (50) dispenses reactive foam components (110, 111) into an interior space between two panels (70, 71) of plastic film to form protective foam cushions (62). The apparatus includes a supply of plastic film (78) and a film driving assembly (85), such as two p ...

Bob Ware
Ralph M Dessau, David H Olson, Robert A Ware, Sadi Mizrahi: Fluid bed process for para-xylene production. Mobil Oil Corporation, Peter W Roberts, Malcolm D Keen, August 17, 1999: US05939597 (35 worldwide citation)

Para-xylene is produced by toluene methylation by charging toluene and a methylating agent to a fluidized bed of catalyst at a rate sufficient to maintain the fluidized bed in a turbulent sub-transport flow regime, reacting the toluene with the methylating agent, and recovering para-xylene from the ...


Sakamoto Masashi, Okuda Haruo, Futamata Hideo: Paint composition comprising pigment for sensing gas leakage. Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha, August 31, 1999: KR1019990017589

PURPOSE: A paint composition comprising a pigment for sensing gas leakage is provided to sense precisely and conveniently a leakage of combustible gases from chemical reaction apparatuses. CONSTITUTION: The paint composition comprising the pigment for sensing reducing gas leakage, comprises substrat ...