Fred Thomas Fred Thomas
Thomas Fred C Iii: Rf id tagging for improved tracking in maintenance environment. Iomega, September 21, 2001: JP2001-256448 (4 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a device and a method for tracking an object inside a maintenance environment.SOLUTION: RF ID technique including a tag and an antenna is adopted and the antenna is arranged at a strategic position inside maintenance environment such as a safe. An RF ID tag has a mem ...

Fred Thomas Fred Thomas
Fred C Thomas III: Thin retroreflective marker for identifying an object. Iomega Corporation, Woodcock Washburn Kurtz Mackiewicz & Norris, September 18, 2001: US06292319 (36 worldwide citation)

A cartridge for a data storage disk drive has a thin retroreflective marker. Light from a source is reflected from the marker almost exactly on its incident path. A planar light shaping optical structure such as a holographic light shaping diffuser (LSD) ruled or blazed diffraction grating, holograp ...

Fred Thomas Fred Thomas
Thomas Fred C Iii, Bero James M, Watson Brent, Taylor Wilhelm, Fowler Steven M: Detachable data storage system protected with encryption. Iomega, September 7, 2001: JP2001-243105 (1 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a distributed encryption method for a portable storage system.SOLUTION: A computer system has a common cipher data component (C) for an enterprise system to transfer files and a unique cipher data component (U). One or more users (300), a host (90), a data storage (5 ...

Fred Thomas Fred Thomas
Thomas Fred C Iii, Watson Brent, Fowler Steven M, Bero James M, Taylor Wilhelm: Distributed cryptography technique for protecting removable data storage media. Iomega, September 5, 2001: EP1130494-A2 (3 worldwide citation)

An apparatus, system and technique for cryptographically securing data in a secure computing environment are provided. Different components of a computer system have associated cryptographic data that is either common to the enterprise or unique to the system component for a given file transfer. In ...

Fred Thomas
Fred C Thomas, Refael Bar, Daniel Alfonsi, Dai Feng, Jeff G Carter, Charlie M Monroe, Ronald F Hales, George T Krieger: Readable indelible mark on storage media. Iomega Corporation, Woodcock Washburn Kurtz, Mackiewicz & Norris, September 27, 2001: US20010024337-A1

A storage media is disclosed and comprises a storage body and a readable indelible mark formed in the body such that portions thereof are indelibly altered. The mark is read by writing first data to the body in the region of the mark, and reading second data from the body in such region. The written ...

Anthony S. McCoppin
William J Nolan, Michael A Spohn, John Haury, Anthony S McCoppin, Frank A Lazzaro, Robert J Ashcraft, James Albert Dedig, Christopher J Blue, David H Berry: Injector systems and syringe adapters for use therewith. Gregory L Bradley, Medrad, September 20, 2001: US20010023336-A1

An adapter includes a syringe carrier adapted to seat at least a portion of the syringe. The syringe carrier includes at least one rearward facing abutment member to abut at least one forward facing surface on a syringe. The syringe carrier includes an opening therein to allow a drive member of an i ...

Eugene Fitzgerald
Eugene A Fitzgerald: Low threading dislocation density relaxed mismatched epilayers without high temperature growth. Samuels Gauthier & Stevens, September 27, 2001: US20010024884-A1

A semiconductor structure and method of processing same including a substrate, a lattice-mismatched first layer deposited on the substrate and annealed at a temperature greater than 100° C. above the deposition temperature, and a second layer deposited on the first layer with a greater lattice misma ...

Runhai Lu
John Moreau, Runhai Lu, Jeffrey R Bury, Thomas M Vickers Jr: Cementitious mixture containing high pozzolan cement replacement and compatabilizing admixtures therefor. MBT Holding, Renner Kenner Greive Bobak Taylor & Weber, September 18, 2001: US06290770 (24 worldwide citation)

A cementitious mixture comprises a hydraulic cement; greater than about 10% by weight of a pozzolanic cement replacement selected from fly ash, slag, natural pozzolans, and mixtures thereof, based on the weight of said hydraulic cement and cement replacement; and a compatabilizing admixture, wherein ...

Eugene Fitzgerald
Eugene A Fitzgerald: Controlling threading dislocation densities in Ge on Si using graded GeSi layers and planarization. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Samuels Gauthier & Stevens, September 18, 2001: US06291321 (121 worldwide citation)

A semiconductor structure including a semiconductor substrate, at least one first crystalline epitaxial layer on the substrate, the first layer having a surface which is planarized, and at least one second crystalline epitaxial layer on the at least one first layer. In another embodiment of the inve ...

Runhai Lu
Thomas M Vickers Jr, Runhai Lu, Lynn E Brower, Samy M Shendy, Rainer Packe Wirth, Hong Gao: Highly efficient cement dispersants. MBT Holding, Renner Kenner Greive Bobak Taylor & Weber, September 4, 2001: US06284867 (20 worldwide citation)

A substantially non-crosslinked polymer cementitious composition dispersant for the improvement of the fluidity of cementitious compositions comprising hydrophilic side chain substituted polyimide or polyamide backbone units, having at least some proportion of grafted oligomeric or polymeric hydroph ...