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Eric G Stevens, David L Losee, Edward T Nelson, Timothy J Tredwell: Non-interlaced interline transfer CCD image sensing device with simplified electrode structure for each pixel. Eastman Kodak Company, Raymond L Owens, August 10, 1993: US05235198 (131 worldwide citation)

An interline transfer type area image sensor which operates in a non-interlaced mode and has an array of columns and rows of photoreceptor in which charge from each pixel is transferred into a stage of a vertical two-phase CCD shift register formed by adjacent electrodes of the CCD. Each electrode o ...


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Herbert J Erhardt, Edward T Nelson, Eric G Stevens: Transfer gate for photodiode to CCD image sensor. Eastman Kodak Company, December 3, 1991: US05070380 (28 worldwide citation)

An image sensor formed on a P-type substrate includes a plurality of pinned diode photodiodes, a CCD shift register and a separate buried transfer gate located between each of the photodiodes and the CCD shift register. The photodetectors are arranged in at least one line. The CCD shift register ext ...


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Edward T Nelson: Interline transfer CCD image sensing apparatus. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, William Stepanishen, Donald J Singer, October 22, 1991: US05060245 (19 worldwide citation)

In interline transfer type image sensing devices, photogenerated charge is transferred from a collection node into a charge coupled shift register. The framing rate of these detectors is typically limited by the maximum readout rate of the shift register. A CCD image sensing device with multiple shi ...


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Edward T Nelson, Scott K Pickett: Systems and methods for multiple mode voice and data communications using intelligenty bridged TDM and packet buses and methods for performing telephony and data functions using the same. Converged Data Solutions, Loudermilk & Associates, September 8, 2009: US07586908 (17 worldwide citation)

A video conferencing method is provided in a system for managing voice and data communications to a plurality of users. Computer data is communicated between the system and one of a plurality of computers coupled to the system over one or more packet buses. Voice data is communicated between the sys ...


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James W Adkisson, John J Ellis Monaghan, R Michael Guidash, Mark D Jaffe, Edward T Nelson, Richard J Rassel, Charles V Stancampiano: Silicide strapping in imager transfer gate device. International Business Machines Corporation, Eastman Kodak Company, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser P C, Anthony J Canale, March 9, 2010: US07675097 (16 worldwide citation)

A CMOS active pixel sensor (APS) cell structure having dual workfunction transfer gate device and method of fabrication. The transfer gate device comprises a dielectric layer formed on a substrate and a dual workfunction gate conductor layer formed on the dielectric layer comprising a first conducti ...


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Edward T Nelson, Eric G Stevens, David M Boisvert: High-sensitivity, low-noise transistor amplifier. Eastman Kodak Company, Stephen C Kaufman, March 9, 1993: US05192920 (15 worldwide citation)

A high-gain, low-noise transistor amplifier comprises an input, an output, and first and second field effect transistors each having a gate, a drain, and a source and being formed in a common semiconductor substrate. The second transistor is a depletion mode transistor if it is of the same conductiv ...


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Scott K Pickett, John T Johnston, Edward T Nelson: Systems and methods for multiple mode voice and data communications using intelligently bridged TDM and packet buses and methods for performing telephony and data functions using the same. Vertical Networks, Loudermilk & Associates, March 12, 2002: US06356554 (12 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods by which voice/data communications may occur in multiple modes/protocols are disclosed. In particular, systems and methods are provided for multiple native mode/protocol voice and data transmissions and receptions with a computing system having a multi-bus structures including, f ...


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Edward T Nelson, David N Nichols, John T Compton: Time-delay-and-integrate image sensors having variable integration times. Truesense Imaging, Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC, May 27, 2014: US08736924 (3 worldwide citation)

In various embodiments, a time-delay-and-integrate (TDI) image sensor includes (i) a plurality of integrating CCDs (ICCDs), arranged in parallel, that accumulate photocharge in response to exposure to light, (ii) electrically coupled to the plurality of ICCDs, a readout CCD (RCCD) for receiving phot ...


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Shen Wang, Edward T Nelson: Device identification and temperature sensor circuit. Truesense Imaging, Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC, August 19, 2014: US08810267 (1 worldwide citation)

An integrated circuit includes a device identification circuit and a temperature sensor diode connected in parallel from a common node. The device identification circuit includes a resistor connected to a diode-connected transistor. The device identification circuit and the temperature sensor diode ...


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Eric J Meisenzahl, Edward T Nelson, John P Shepherd: On-chip block balancing structure and method for multiple output image sensors. Eastman Kodak Company, Peyton C Watkins, September 9, 2008: US07423668 (1 worldwide citation)

A method for calibrating an image sensor having multiple outputs, the method includes the steps of capturing an image on the image sensor, injecting one or more substantially identical pairs of signals into corresponding portions of the captured image, reading out the captured image with the injecte ...