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Jeffrey Brian Sampsell: On-screen electronic resources guide. Sharp Laboratories of America, Robert D Varitz PC, April 17, 2001: US06219839 (350 worldwide citation)

A system for providing an on-screen electronic resource guide (ERG) includes an audio/visual display device; plural peripheral devices, each having an active mode and an inactive mode; an interface located between said audio/visual device and said peripheral devices; and an ERG generator for providi ...


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Lin Li, Jeffrey Brian Sampsell, Jagtar Singh Saroya, George Stuart Vernon: Single panel color video projection display using reflective banded color falling-raster illumination. Sharp Laboratories of America, Johnson & McCollom P C, March 22, 2005: US06870581 (218 worldwide citation)

A projection display system. The projection system includes a light source, illumination optics that are capable of splitting the light from the source into individual color bands, and folding mirrors. The folding mirrors operate to direct the color bands to a reflective element that has a contoured ...


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Jeffrey Brian Sampsell, Clarence Chui, Manish Kothari: Area array modulation and lead reduction in interferometric modulators. IDC, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, January 9, 2007: US07161728 (162 worldwide citation)

A light modulator is arranged as an array of rows and columns of interferometric display elements. Each element is divided into sub-rows of sub-elements. Array connection lines transmit operating signals to the display elements, with one connection line corresponding to one row of display elements i ...


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Jeffrey Brian Sampsell, Mark W Miles, Clarence Chui, Manish Kothari: Separable modulator. IDC, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, December 2, 2008: US07460291 (67 worldwide citation)

A separable modulator architecture is disclosed. The modulator has a mirror suspended from a flexible layer over a cavity. The flexible layer also forms supports and support posts for the mirror. An alternative separable modulator architecture has a mirror suspended over a cavity. The modulator is s ...


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Jeffrey Brian Sampsell, Mark W Miles, Clarence Chui, Manish Kothari: Separable modulator. QUALCOMM MEMS Technologies, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, December 14, 2010: US07852544 (54 worldwide citation)

A separable modulator architecture is disclosed. The modulator has a mirror suspended from a flexible layer over a cavity. The flexible layer also forms supports and support posts for the mirror. An alternative separable modulator architecture has a mirror suspended over a cavity. The modulator is s ...


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Jeffrey Brian Sampsell, Clarence Chui, Manish Kothari: Area array modulation and lead reduction in interferometric modulators. IDC, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, March 27, 2007: US07196837 (49 worldwide citation)

A light modulator is arranged as array of rows and columns of interferometric display elements. Each element is divided into sub-rows of sub-elements. Array connection lines transmit operating signals to the display elements, with one connection line corresponding to one row of display elements in t ...


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Jeffrey Brian Sampsell: Natural language labeling of video using multiple words. Sharp Laboratories of America, Chernorr Vilhauer McClung & Stenzel, September 2, 2003: US06614988 (39 worldwide citation)

A system for labeling video or photographic images on a portable handheld device, such as a camcorder or camera, includes a language interface. The user is prompted through the language interface with a first plurality of first words, each of the first words including a plurality of letters, from wh ...


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Jeffrey Brian Sampsell, Clarence Chui, Manish Kothari: Area array modulation and lead reduction in interferometric modulators. IDC, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, February 10, 2009: US07489428 (25 worldwide citation)

A light modulator is arranged as an array of rows and columns of interferometric display elements. Each element is divided into sub-rows of sub-elements. Array connection lines transmit operating signals to the display elements, with one connection line corresponding to one row of display elements i ...


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Muhammed Ibrahim Sezan, Shawmin Lei, Jeffrey Brian Sampsell: System and method for determining representative frames of video captured by a video camera. Sharp Laboratories of America, Robert D Varitz P C, September 21, 1999: US05956458 (18 worldwide citation)

A system and method of determining representative frames of a video sequence to form a visual table of contents for a video tape is disclosed. A representative frame is identified on the occurrence of an event, such as the beginning of a recording sequence, which may follow a record command, a pause ...


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Jeffrey Brian Sampsell, Brian James Gally, Philip Don Floyd: MEMS structures, methods of fabricating MEMS components on separate substrates and assembly of same. QUALCOMM MEMS Technologies, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 18, 2010: US07719752 (12 worldwide citation)

Methods of fabricating a microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) device with reduced masking and MEMS devices formed by the same are disclosed. In one embodiment, a MEMS device is fabricated by laminating a front substrate and a carrier, each of which has components preformed thereon. The front substr ...