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Don W Bible, Robert J Lauf, Arvid C Johnson, Larry T Thigpen: Variable frequency microwave heating apparatus. Lockheed Martin Energy Research Corporation, Pitts & Brittian P C, October 5, 1999: US05961871 (117 worldwide citation)

A variable frequency microwave heating apparatus (10) designed to allow modulation of the frequency of the microwaves introduced into a multi-mode microwave cavity (34) for testing or other selected applications. The variable frequency microwave heating apparatus (10) includes a microwave signal gen ...


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Arvid C Johnson, Robert J Lauf, Don W Bible, Robert J Markunas: Apparatus and method for microwave processing of materials. Martin Marietta Energy Systems, Jeffrey N Cutler, J M Spicer, H W Adams, May 28, 1996: US05521360 (88 worldwide citation)

A variable frequency microwave heating apparatus (10) designed to allow modulation of the frequency of the microwaves introduced into a furnace cavity (34) for testing or other selected applications. The variable frequency heating apparatus (10) is used in the method of the present invention to moni ...


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Herbert Dennis Hunt, John Randall West, Marshall Ashby Gibbs, Bradley Michael Griglione, Gregory David Neil Hudson, Andrea Basilico, Arvid C Johnson, Cheryl G Bergeon, Craig Joseph Chapa, Alberto Agostinelli, Jay Alan Yusko, Trevor Mason: Attribute segments and data table bias reduction. SymphonyIRI Group, Strategic Patents P C, May 24, 2011: US07949639 (31 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a method for updating data sources. The method may include identifying a plurality of data sources, identifying a plurality of overlapping attribute segments to use for comparing the data sources, calculating a factor as a function of each of the plurality of overlappi ...


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Herbert Dennis Hunt, John Randall West, Marshall Ashby Gibbs, Bradley Michael Griglione, Gregory David Neil Hudson, Andrea Basilico, Arvid C Johnson, Cheryl G Bergeon, Craig Joseph Chapa, Alberto Agostinelli, Jay Alan Yusko, Trevor Mason: Similarity matching of a competitors products. SymphonyIRI Group, Strategic Patents P C, April 17, 2012: US08160984 (10 worldwide citation)

In embodiments of the present invention improved capabilities are described for identifying a classification scheme associated with product attributes of a grouping of products of an entity, receiving a record of data relating to an item of a competitor to the entity, the classification of which is ...


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Arvid C Johnson, Thomas J Pappalardo: Quasi-passive, non-radioactive receiver protector device. Varian Associates, Peter J Sgarbossa, March 17, 1992: US05097231 (5 worldwide citation)

A receiver protector device includes a sealed discharge chamber containing one or more pairs of spaced-apart, conical electrodes and an ionizable gas. A field emission array is mounted in the discharge chamber to provide a source of free electrons which assist in initiating a discharge when an RF in ...


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Michael W Kruger, Cheryl G Bergeon, Arvid C Johnson: System and method for analyzing and correcting retail data. SymphonyIRI Group, Strategic Patents P C, January 18, 2011: US07873529 (4 worldwide citation)

A computer system and method is disclosed that analyzes and corrects retail data. The system and method includes several client workstations and one or more servers coupled together over a network. A database stores various data used by the system. A business logic server uses competitive and comple ...


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Robert J Lauf, April D McMillan, Arvid C Johnson, Carl A Everleigh, Arthur J Moorhead: Radio-frequency and microwave load comprising a carbon-bonded carbon fiber composite. Lockheed Martin Energy Systems, James M Spicer, April 21, 1998: US05742211 (3 worldwide citation)

A billet of low-density carbon-bonded carbon fiber (CBCF) composite is machined into a desired attenuator or load element shape (usually tapering). The CBCF composite is used as a free-standing load element or, preferably, brazed to the copper, brass or aluminum components of coaxial transmission li ...


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Robert J Lauf, April D McMillan, Arvid C Johnson, Arthur J Moorhead: Collector surface for a microwave tube comprising a carbon-bonded carbon-fiber composite. Lockheed Martin Energy Systems, James M Spicer, July 28, 1998: US05786666 (1 worldwide citation)

In a microwave tube, an improved collector surface coating comprises a porous carbon composite material, preferably a carbon-bonded carbon fiber composite having a bulk density less than about 2 g/cc. Installation of the coating is readily adaptable as part of the tube manufacturing process.


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Herbert Dennis Hunt, John Randall West, Marshall Ashby Gibbs Jr, Bradley Michael Griglione, Gregory David Neil Hudson, Andrea Basilico, Arvid C Johnson, Cheryl G Bergeon, Craig Joseph Chapa, Alberto Agostinelli, Jay Alan Yusko, Trevor Mason, Ting Liu: Cluster processing of an aggregated dataset. Information Resources, Strategic Patents P C, October 11, 2016: US09466063

Using a computer, a database comprising a field is identified. A query relating to the field is identified. Prior to processing the query, the field is dynamically altered to conform to a desired bit size. The query is processed. The results of the query are returned.


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Arvid C Johnson, Robert J Lauf, Don W Bible: Microwave heating appts. and method for material. Martin Mariette Energy Systems, ZHONG CHENGXUAN, November 26, 1997: CN95193061

A variable frequency microwave heating apparatus (10) designed to allow modulation of the frequency of the microwaves introduced into a furnace cavity (34) for testing or other selected applications. The variable frequency heating apparatus (10) is used in the method of the present invention to moni ...