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Eric Lee Goldner, Thomas McLean, Amado Cordova, Kenneth Bean, Arthur D Lang: Fiber optic gyroscope coil lead dressing and method for forming the same. Litton Systems, Price Gess & Ubell, October 26, 1999: US05973783 (35 worldwide citation)

An improved dressing for the fiber optic leads of a fiber optic gyroscope sensing coil and method for forming the same. A pair of fiber optic leads connect the sensing coil of a rotation sensing device to an integrated optics chip. The fiber optic leads are originally arranged to extend around the f ...


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Bernard C Fidric, Ronald James Michal, James Ross Steele, Eric Lee Goldner, Ralph A Patterson: Optical fiber amplifier eled light source with a relative intensity noise reduction system. Litton Systems, James F Kirk, June 2, 1998: US05761225 (33 worldwide citation)

A power boosted source of broadband optical power comprising a broadband light source, optical fiber amplifier and a relative intensity noise reduction system. The optical fiber amplifier amplifies the power level of the optical input signal to provide a power boosted source of broadband optical pow ...


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Michael L Bean, Lawrence E Bean, George A Pavlath, Eric Lee Goldner: Integrated optics encryption device. Litton Systems, June 26, 2007: US07236595 (27 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates generally to an integrated optics encryption device. The preferred embodiment of the invention is an integrated optics encryption device comprising a coherent light source connected to a multi-functional integrated optics chip (MIOC). The MIOC comprises two divergent pa ...


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James K Andersen, Eric Lee Goldner, Leo Lam, William Morey, Ira Jeffrey Bush, Gerald Baker, Agop Cherbettchian: Fiber optic particle motion sensor system. US Sensor Systems, Stradley Ronon Stevens Young, August 16, 2011: US07999946 (24 worldwide citation)

A sensor apparatus combines an optical sensor in which acceleration, acoustic velocity, or displacement (vibration) causes a corresponding shift in the center wavelength of the sensor output, coupled to a high speed interferometric interrogator, through an unbalanced fiber interferometer. The unbala ...


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Eric Lee Goldner, Fred Demetz: Rugged fiber optic towed array. Sabeus, John K Fitzgerald, Fulwider Patton, November 23, 2010: US07840105 (20 worldwide citation)

A fiber optic towed array is provided. The array includes a flexible core upon which is disposed a semi-rigid mandrel. The semi-rigid mandrel has a helical groove formed therein, in which is disposed an optical fiber, the optical fiber including a plurality of fiber gratings. The mandrel is in turn ...


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Eric Lee Goldner, Gerald Robert Baker: Fiber-optic interrogator with normalization filters. US Sensor Systems, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, March 23, 2010: US07683312 (19 worldwide citation)

A fiber optic interrogator includes a broadband optical source, at least one beam splitter directing output of the optical source to an array of fiber optic gratings, at least one linear transmission or reflection filter, at least one optical receiver and at least one amplifier associated with each ...


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Eric Lee Goldner, Gary Thomas Griffin, William David Briggs, Robert L Kaplan, Dennis Patrick Bevan: Sensor array cable and fabrication method. Litton Systems, David M Kleiman, Patrick F Bright, Bright & Lorig P C, August 21, 2001: US06278823 (18 worldwide citation)

A sensor array cable and method of construction thereof utilizing a sensor/interlink assembly to facilitate the relatively easy and inexpensive installation of a sensor device in a cable that includes a strength member to provide tensile strength to the cable, optical fibers or wires for carrying el ...


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Eric Lee Goldner, Gerald Robert Baker: Interrogator for a plurality of sensor fiber optic gratings having at least one filter for converting changes in peak reflection wavelength to changes in intensity. US Sensor Systems, Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young, August 9, 2011: US07994469 (17 worldwide citation)

An interrogator for a plurality of sensor fiber optic gratings. The interrogator includes a broadband optical source; at least one beam splitter directing output of the optical source to the sensor fiber optic gratings; at least one linear filter for converting changes in peak reflection wavelength ...


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Eric Lee Goldner, Michael J Tweedy, Samuel N Fersht, David B Hall: Fiber optic acoustic sensor with specifically selected flexural disks. Northrop Grumman Corporation, Lynn & Lynn, December 17, 2002: US06496264 (15 worldwide citation)

A displacement sensor and an acceleration sensor are mounted to a common support member. The displacement sensor comprises a first circular flexural disk having a natural frequency less than the frequency range of the acoustic waves of interest. Spiral-wound optical fiber coils are mounted to opposi ...


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Eric Lee Goldner, Joseph Scott Salinas: Acoustic sensor module design and fabrication process. Litton Systems, David M Kleiman, Bright & Lorig P C, November 13, 2001: US06314811 (7 worldwide citation)

The design and method of fabrication for an acoustic sensor module for mounting on the hull of a submarine or surface ship is disclosed. The design involves the use of molded alignment structures within a two part rubber shell to reduce tooling requirements and eliminate a significant amount of asse ...