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Glen Douglas Johnson: Computerized discount redemption system. Incredicard, Sheldon H Parker, July 13, 1999: US05924080 (230 worldwide citation)

The method of processing merchandise discounts by providing a computerized membership system is disclosed. At least one provider's computer has a database for the storage and retrieval of information. The database stores demographic information regarding merchants, manufacturers, and consumers in pr ...


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Edward Stanley Plumer, Bijan Sayyar Rodsari, Carl Anthony Schweiger, Ralph Bruce Ferguson II, William Douglas Johnson, Celso Axelrud: System and method for enterprise modeling, optimization and control. Pavilion Technologies, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, August 23, 2005: US06934931 (84 worldwide citation)

A system and method for performing modeling, prediction, optimization, and control, including an enterprise wide framework for constructing modeling, optimization, and control solutions. The framework includes a plurality of base classes that may be used to create primitive software objects. These o ...


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Hardayal Singh Gill, Douglas Johnson Werner: Magnetic tunnel junction head structure with insulating antiferromagnetic layer. International Business Machines Corporation, William D Gill, April 17, 2001: US06219212 (56 worldwide citation)

A magnetic tunnel junction (MTJ) device for use as a magnetic field sensor in a magnetic disk drive or as a memory cell in a magnetic random access (MRAM) array has an antiferromagnetic (AFM) layer formed of electrically insulating antiferromagnetic material. The magnetic tunnel junction in the sens ...


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Thomas Young Chang, Mohamad Towfik Krounbi, Edward Hinpong Lee, Douglas Johnson Werner: Write head with recessed stitched yoke on a planar portion of an insulation layer defining zero throat height. International Business Machines Corporation, Baker Maxham Jester & Meador, September 8, 1998: US05805391 (52 worldwide citation)

An inductive write head has a pole tip region between an air bearing surface (ABS) and a flare point, and a yoke region located between the flare point and a back gap. The write head includes first and second pole piece layers, wherein the second pole piece layer has first and second components. The ...


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Ralph Bruce Ferguson, Eric J Hartman, William Douglas Johnson, Eric S Hurley: System and method for historical database training of support vector machines. Pavilion Technologies, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, Jeffrey C Hood, September 13, 2005: US06944616 (51 worldwide citation)

A system and method for historical database training of a support vector machine (SVM). The SVM is trained with training sets from a stream of process data. The system detects availability of new training data, and constructs a training set from the corresponding input data. Over time, many training ...


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Gerald M Arpin, Paul R Smith, Douglas Johnson: Reusable shipping container. General Motors Corporation, Patrick M Griffin, October 1, 1996: US05560507 (31 worldwide citation)

A shipping container for hanging parts, such as glass run channels, has a frame and separator assembly that hangs the parts slidably with a minimal thickness hanging and slidable separator between each adjacent part pair. Therefore, the shipping density can be made very high without mutual part dama ...


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Scott Milton Fry, Steven Douglas Johnson, Steven Bennett Wilson: Pre-formatting of a storage media having fixed-size partitions. International Business Machines Corporation, Baker Maxham Jester & Meador, January 20, 1998: US05710676 (23 worldwide citation)

A storage media for linear, serpentine recording is pre-formatted for data storage operations by recording partition format information in a single pass along the length of the storage media by recording partition format information for all storage media tracks at regular partition intervals defined ...


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Hardayal Singh Gill, Bruce A Gurney, Joseph Francis Smyth, Virgil Simon Speriosu, Douglas Johnson Werner: Highly sensitive orthogonal spin valve read head. International Business Machines Corporation, Baker Maxham Jester & Meador, December 9, 1997: US05696656 (21 worldwide citation)

An orthogonal spin valve read head is provided wherein a spin valve sensor is asymmetrically located between first and second shield layers so that image currents in the first and second shield layers produce a resultant image field which partially or completely counterbalances a stiffening field fr ...


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Hardayal Singh Gill, Bruce A Gurney, Joseph Francis Smyth, Virgil Simon Speriosu, Douglas Johnson Werner: Orthogonal spin valve sensor with reduced net field. International Business Machines Corporation, Gray Cary Ware Freidenrich, October 27, 1998: US05828530 (20 worldwide citation)

An orthogonal spin valve read head is provided wherein a spin valve sensor is asymmetrically located between first and second shield layers so that image currents in the first and second shield layers produce a resultant image field which partially or completely counterbalances a stiffening field fr ...


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Thomas Young Chang, Mohamad Towfik Krounbi, Edward Hinpong Lee, Douglas Johnson Werner: Method of making write head with recessed stitched yoke on a planar portion of an insulation layer defining zero throat height. International Business Machines Corporation, Ervin F Johnston, Gray Cary Ware & Freidenrich, February 29, 2000: US06029339 (19 worldwide citation)

An inductive write head has a pole tip region between an air bearing surface (ABS) and a flare point, and a yoke region located between the flare point and a back gap. The write head includes first and second pole piece layers, wherein the second pole piece layer has first and second components. The ...