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Ephraim B Flint, John P Karidis, Gerard McVicker, William E Pence: Cartridge-based design for portable and fixed computers. International Business Machines Corporation, Jay P Sbrollini, March 4, 1997: US05608608 (76 worldwide citation)

A computer system includes a chassis and a cartridge having separate functional components that interface with one another over a common bus. The chassis includes a plurality of user interface modules, which are generally designed and packaged according to a particular application/work mode, each co ...


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Takeshi Asano, Ephraim B Flint, Kazuo Fujii, Brian P Gaucher, Duixian Liu, Masaki Oie, Thomas W Studwell, Hideyuki Usui: Display device, computer terminal, and antenna. International Business Machines Corporation, F Chau & Associates, February 8, 2005: US06853336 (57 worldwide citation)

In a notebook type computer terminal, a plate type slot antenna is provided between a display panel and a surrounding wall of a display panel housing so that a radiator portion thereof is projecting from a frame of the display panel and a stay, which are made of conductive material by a length more ...


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Ephraim B Flint, Kurt R Grebe, Peter A Gruber, Arthur R Zingher: Flexible finned heat exchanger. International Business Machines, Perman & Green, June 11, 1991: US05022462 (50 worldwide citation)

A heat exchanger for cooling an array of electric circuit chips disposed on a common substrate is formed as a flexible sheet of thermally conducting material with upstanding fins for transference of heat from the chips to a coolant flowing through the fins. Pin fins may be employed with air coolant. ...


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Ephraim B Flint, Brian P Gaucher, Duixian Liu: Integrated antenna for laptop applications. International Business Machines Corporation, F Chau & Associates, February 3, 2004: US06686886 (48 worldwide citation)

An antenna for integration into a portable processing device, comprises an electronic display metal support frame, a first and a second radiating element extending from the support frame and a conductor for conducting a signal comprising a first component for carrying a signal to the second radiatin ...


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Ephraim B Flint, Alphonso P Lanzetta, Lawrence S Mok: Convertible display computer. International Business Machines Corporation, Daniel P Morris, Alvin J Riddles, September 24, 1996: US05559670 (46 worldwide citation)

The invention is a convertible display computer structure in which the display is centrally pivoted in a frame that in turn is hinged on one side on the keyboard so that the display can be positioned to face toward the user when the frame is positioned to be essentially vertical with respect to the ...


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Michael F Cina, Mitchell S Cohen, Ephraim B Flint, Kurt R Grebe, Douglas J Hall, Kenneth P Jackson, Modest M Oprysko: Methods and apparatus for precise alignment of objects. International Business Machines Corporation, Daniel P Morris, August 27, 1991: US05042709 (45 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are set forth for passively and precisely aligning pairs of objects, in particular, microelectronic components such as semiconductor lasers and fibers, utilizing fiducial marks. Additionally, methods and apparatus are set forth for combining passive and active alignment techniq ...


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Ephraim B Flint, Kurt R Grebe, Peter A Gruber, Arthur R Zingher: Flexible finned heat exchanger. International Business Machines Corporation, Perman & Green, October 23, 1990: US04964458 (31 worldwide citation)

A heat exchanger for cooling an array of electric circuit chips disposed on a common substrate is formed as a flexible sheet of thermally conducting material with understanding fins for transference of heat from the chips to a coolant flowing through the fins. Pin fins may be employed with air coola ...


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Ephraim B Flint, Kurt R Grebe: Hydraulic manifold for water cooling of multi-chip electric modules. International Business Machines, Perman & Green, July 26, 1988: US04759403 (24 worldwide citation)

A manifold for conducting coolant to a set of heat exchangers mounted on individual electric circuit chips of a circuit module is formed of a solid body containing fluid passages terminating in apertures, the manifold being provided with a set of hollow flexible appendages connected to the apertures ...


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Ephraim B Flint, Kurt R Grebe, Peter A Gruber, Arthur R Zingher: Flexible finned heat exchanger. International Business Machines Corporation, Perman & Green, March 15, 1988: US04730666 (19 worldwide citation)

A heat exchanger for cooling an array of electric circuit chips disposed on a common substrate is formed as a flexible sheet of thermally conducting material with upstanding fins for transference of heat from the chips to a coolant flowing through the fins. The sheet may be provided with corrugation ...


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Ephraim B Flint, Peter A Gruber, Ronald F Marks, Graham Olive, Arthur R Zingher: Oxide-free extruded thermal joint. International Business Machines Corporation, Perman & Green, August 11, 1987: US04685606 (8 worldwide citation)

A method of joining a thermally conductive element to an electric circuit chip for cooling the chip includes initial steps of forming an oxide-free preform of a fusible metal alloy by extrusion of alloy between two mold blocks or plates. During the extrusion, the oxide coating is left behind so that ...