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Adrian P Wise, Kevin Douglas Dewar, Anthony Mark Jones, Martin William Sotheran, Colin Smith, Helen Rosemary Finch, Anthony Peter J Claydon, Donald W Walker Patterson, Mark Barnes, Andrew Peter Kuligowski, William Philip Robbins, Nicholas Birch, David Andrew Barnes: Memory interface for reading/writing data from/to a memory. Discovision Associates, Keiji Masaki, Steve Wong, Richard Stokey, September 28, 2004: US06799246 (171 worldwide citation)

A memory interface for connecting a bus to memory comprises an input, a buffer, an address input, a generator, and a writer. The input receives a plurality of data words from the bus. The buffer buffers the data words received from the bus. The address input receives from the bus addresses associate ...


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Anthony Mark Jones, Colin Smith, Helen Rosemary Finch, Anthony Peter John Claydon, Donald William Patterson, William P Robbins, Nicholas Birch, David Andrew Barnes: Method for storing video information. Discovision Associates, Ronald J Clark, Robert T Braun, Arthur S Bickel, November 16, 1999: US05984512 (82 worldwide citation)

An MPEG video decompression method and apparatus utilizing a plurality of stages interconnected by a two-wire interface arranged as a pipeline processing machine. Control tokens and DATA Tokens pass over the single two-wire interface for carrying both control and in token format. A token decode circ ...


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Adrian P Wise, Kevin D Dewar, Anthony Mark Jones, Martin William Sotheran, Colin Smith, Helen Rosemary Finch, Anthony Peter John Claydon, Donald William Patterson, Mark Barnes, Andrew Peter Kuligowski, William P Robbins, Nicholas Birch, David Andrew Barnes: Token-based adaptive video processing arrangement. Discovision Associates, Ronald J Clark, Robert T Braun, Arthur S Bickel, June 16, 1998: US05768629 (61 worldwide citation)

An MPEG video decompression method and apparatus utilizing a plurality of stages interconnected by a two-wire interface arranged as a pipeline processing machine. Control tokens and DATA Tokens pass over the single two-wire interface for carrying both control and data in token format. A token decode ...


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Adrian P Wise, Kevin D Dewar, Anthony Mark Jones, Martin William Sotheran, Colin Smith, Helen Rosemary Finch, Anthony Peter John Claydon, Donald William Patterson, Mark Barnes, Andrew Peter Kuligowski, William P Robbins, Nicholas Birch, David Andrew Barnes: Token-based adaptive video processing arrangement. Discovision Associates, Ronald J Clark, Robert T Braun, Arthur S Bickel, November 10, 1998: US05835792 (45 worldwide citation)

An MPEG video decompression method and apparatus utilizing a plurality of stages interconnected by a two-wire interface arranged as a pipeline processing machine. Control tokens and DATA Tokens pass over the single two-wire interface for carrying both control and data in token format. A token decode ...


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Kevin D Dewar, Anthony Mark Jones, Martin William Sotheran, David Andrew Barnes: Apparatus and method for processing data with an arithmetic unit. Discovision Associates, Ronald J Clark, Robert T Braun, Arthur S Bickel, April 17, 2001: US06217234 (40 worldwide citation)

An MPEG video decompression method and apparatus utilizing a plurality of stages interconnected by a two-wire interface arranged as a pipeline processing machine. Control tokens and DATA Tokens pass over the single two-wire interface for carrying both control and data in token format. A token decode ...


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Anthony Mark Jones: Interface for connecting a bus to a random access memory using a swing buffer and a buffer manager. Discovision Associates, Robert T Braun, Donald Bollella, Clay E Gaetje, September 21, 1999: US05956741 (35 worldwide citation)

A configurable RAM interface connecting a bus to RAM is adapted to receiving large multiword variable length tokens at a high data arrival rate, using a swing buffer and a buffer manager. An address source provides complete addresses to the interface. The buffer manager has a state machine which tra ...


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Anthony Mark Jones: Interface for connecting a bus to a random access memory using a two wire link. Discovision Associates, Ronald J Clark, Robert T Braun, Arthur S Bickel, March 3, 1998: US05724537 (34 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a RAM interface for connecting a bus to RAM wherein a separate address generator generates the addresses the RAM interface needs to address the RAM. The interface utilizes a plurality of swing buffers, and has a control module for coordinating accesses thereto, which is connec ...


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Anthony Peter J Claydon, Charles D MacFarlane, Richard J Gammack, Anthony Mark Jones, William P Robbins, Mark Barnes: Signal processing apparatus and method. Discovision Associates, Ronald J Clark, Robert T Braun, Arthur S Bickel, June 8, 1999: US05910960 (26 worldwide citation)

A CMOS Reed-Solomon decoding circuit calculates syndromes, executes a Berlekamp algorithm, performs a Chien Search, and corrects a delayed version of the received data according to a calculated magnitude of error. The circuit is optimized in terms of chip territory and circuit complexity. Signals ar ...


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Anthony Mark Jones, Donald William Walker Paterson: Method for accessing banks of DRAM. Discovision Associates, Robert T Braun, Donald Bollella, Clay E Gaetje, January 25, 2000: US06018354 (16 worldwide citation)

This invention discloses a method for accessing Dynamic Random Access Memory (DRAM) to store and retrieve data words associated with a two dimensional image. The DRAM includes two separate banks, a first bank and a second bank. Each bank is capable of operating in page mode to read and write the dat ...


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Anthony Peter J Claydon, Charles D MacFarlane, Richard J Gammack, Anthony Mark Jones, William P Robbins, Mark Barnes: Signal processing apparatus and method. Discovision Associates, Ronald J Clark, Robert T Braun, Arthur S Bickel, September 16, 1997: US05668831 (16 worldwide citation)

An integrated digital communication system utilizing multilevel vestigial sideband transmission is provided. The communication system receives a multi-level pulse-amplitude modulated digital signal from a limited bandwidth channel. The system includes processing stages which demodulate, sample and f ...