Charles Sperry
Charles R Sperry, Vincent A Piucci Jr, Todd A Hanna: Automated cushion forming system. Carpenter Co, Smith Gambrell & Russell, May 22, 2001: US06234777 (39 worldwide citation)

A foam bag cushion forming system for forming foam bag cushions with a vertical side edge sealer that forms vertical side edge seals in the film material with the foam introduction preferably occurring after the downstream side seal is formed, before the upstream side edge seal is formed, and while ...

Frederick W LeBlanc, Dennis J Dupray, Charles L Karr: Location of a mobile station using a plurality of commercial wireless infrastructures. TracBeam, Dennis J Dupray, May 22, 2001: US06236365 (702 worldwide citation)

A location system for commercial wireless telecommunication infrastructures (CMRRs). The system is an end-to-end solution having one or more location systems (

Alexander S Tuzhilin: System and method for dynamic profiling of users in one-to-one applications. New York University, Baker Botts L, May 22, 2001: US06236978 (686 worldwide citation)

A system and method for generating a user profile for a user based on a static profile and a dynamic profile of the user. The static profile includes factual user information. The dynamic profile includes dynamic rules which correspond to transactional information of the user. The method and system ...

Erica A Frohm, Lawrence E DeMar, Robert J Wilson Jr, Alfred Thomas: Gaming device with variable bonus payout feature. WMS Gaming, Jenkens & Gilchrist, May 22, 2001: US06234897 (629 worldwide citation)

A slot machine comprises a spinning reel display and a bonus game. The spinning reel display shows a plurality of symbols on each of a plurality of rotatable reels. The reels are rotated and stopped to place the symbols of each reel in visual association with a pay line. The pay line is associated w ...

Mohamed K Diab, Esmaiel Kiani Azarbayjany, Ibrahim M Elfadel, Rex J McCarthy, Walter M Weber, Robert A Smith: Signal processing apparatus. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 22, 2001: US06236872 (575 worldwide citation)

The present invention involves method and apparatus for analyzing two measured signals that are modeled as containing primary and secondary portions. Coefficients relate the two signals according to a model defined in accordance with the present invention. In one embodiment, the present invention in ...

Stephen M Verba, Anthony M Ciepiel: Computer implemented marketing system. Realty One, Harness Dickey & Pierce, May 22, 2001: US06236977 (548 worldwide citation)

A state-event engine manages behavior over time in response to events in deterministic fashion from user-supplied rules and policies for a set of dynamic objects. The campaign engine selectively generates and stores a campaign population, representing different types of marketing campaigns. A collec ...

Barbara J Boe, Julia M Hamrick, Marjorie L Aarant: System and method for profiling customers for targeted marketing. Ignite Sales, Baker Botts L, May 22, 2001: US06236975 (514 worldwide citation)

A targeted marketing system and method are provided that provide a customer with customer questions, receive responses to the customer questions from the customer, and store data associated with the responses. The customer is provided with a feedback page that graphically illustrates data associated ...

Mark J Stefik, Peter L T Pirolli: System for controlling the distribution and use of digital works using digital tickets. Contentguard Holdings, Xerox Corporation, Marc S Kaufman, Nixon Peabody, May 22, 2001: US06236971 (465 worldwide citation)

A system for controlling the distribution and use of digital works using digital tickets. In the present invention, a “digital ticket” is used to entitle the ticket holder to exercise some usage right with respect to a digital work. Usage rights are used to define how a digital work may be used or d ...

Herbert F Börner, Wolfgang Busselt, Thomas Jüstel, Hans Nikol, Cornelis R Ronda, Gerard Harbers: Lighting system. U S Philips Corporation, Dicran Halajian, May 22, 2001: US06234648 (446 worldwide citation)

A lighting system includes at least two light-emitting diodes each emitting, in operation, visible light in a preselected wavelength range. A converter converts part of the visible light emitted by one of the diodes into visible light in a further wavelength range so as to optimize the color renditi ...

Robert S Bray: Bone plate and bone screw guide mechanism. Christie Parker & Hale, May 22, 2001: US06235034 (445 worldwide citation)

A bone plate comprises a base plate having at least two screw holes and at least two bone screws capable of securing the bone plate to a bone by insertion through the screw holes into the bone. The bone screws have heads shaped to toggle within the screw holes. A retaining plate is provided that is ...