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Bhuwan Agrawal, Stephen E Bello, Wilm E Donath, San Y Han, Joseph Hutt Jr, Jerome M Kurtzberg, Roger I McMillan, Reini J Norman, Cyril A Price, Ralph W Wilk: Timing driven placement. International Business Machines Corporation, Charles B Lobsenz, Blaney Harper, George E Clark, June 8, 1993: US05218551 (119 worldwide citation)

The invention is a method of designing an integrated circuit in which the steps of designing the circuit are optimized by a formal hierarchy. This method, called Timing Driven Placement, of designing an integrated circuit avoids detailed optimization which consumes enormous computational resources. ...


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Jerome M Kurtzberg, Menachem Levanoni: Method and apparatus suitable for optimizing an operation of a self-guided vehicle. International Business Machines Corporation, Stephen C Kaufman Esq, McGuireWoods, December 26, 2000: US06167332 (115 worldwide citation)

Method suitable for optimizing an operation of a self-guided vehicle. The method includes steps for incorporating a self-guided capability as part of the operation of the vehicle, the operation further including a mapping technique for soliciting information required for vehicle motion from a first ...


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Jerome M Kurtzberg, Menachem Levanoni: Mechanism and architecture for manufacturing control and optimization. International Business Machines Corporation, Stephen C Kaufman, Whitham Curtis Whtiham & McGinn, November 25, 1997: US05691895 (61 worldwide citation)

A comprehensive, generic mechanism models, monitors, controls and optimizes manufacturing as an on-line, real-time system employing statistical analysis and mathematical techniques with feedback and forward information for local control and global optimization. Manufacturing is treated as a hierarch ...


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Jerome M Kurtzberg, Menachem Levanoni: Dynamic resource allocation for user management in multi-processor time shared computer systems. International Business Machines Corporation, Stephen C Kaufman Esq, McGinn & Gibb PLLC, March 19, 2002: US06360263 (61 worldwide citation)

A method suitable for optimizing allocation of resources, in support of k users, in a multi-processor time-shared computer system. The method includes the steps of inputting data comprising current job requirements; operating upon the current job requirements for determining required resources; stor ...


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Jerome M Kurtzberg, Menachem Levanoni: Method and apparatus for testing the integrity of computer security alarm systems. International Business Machines Corporation, Stephen C Kaufman Esq, McGinn & Gibb P C, October 5, 1999: US05961644 (58 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and method for testing the integrity of computer alarm systems which can be part of a computing network, includes testing the computer alarm system by simulating an attack on the computing network including the alarm system itself. Thereafter, information, pertaining to the status of the c ...


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Jerome M Kurtzberg, Menachem Levanoni, John Stephen Lew: Audio feedback control for manufacturing processes. International Business Machines Corporation, Stephen C Kaufman Esq, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser, February 13, 2001: US06188967 (57 worldwide citation)

An arrangement and a method for the utilization of audio signals as a feedback mechanism which is employed for the controlling of manufacturing processes; particularly for monitoring the process parameters and operating conditions.


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Jerome M Kurtzberg, Menachem Levanoni: Adaptive computer display screen window. International Business Machines Corporation, Stephen C Kaufman, McGinn & Gibb PLLC, October 8, 2002: US06462759 (55 worldwide citation)

The invention monitors user edit actions to window properties, as the edit actions develop over some time period of a first computer operating session. The invention then creates a user profile reflecting such editing actions, for instantiation of an instant window in a second operating session, the ...


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Jerome M Kurtzberg, Menachem Levanoni: Adaptive computer display screen window accommodating user or human factor input. International Business Machines Corporation, Stephen C Kaufman, Whitham Curtis & Christofferson P C, May 14, 2002: US06388682 (37 worldwide citation)

The invention monitors user edit actions to window properties, as the edit actions develop over some time period of a first computer operating session. The invention then creates a user profile reflecting such editing actions, as preparatory materials for instantiation of an instant window in a seco ...


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Jerome M Kurtzberg, Menachem Levanoni: Method for feedforward corrections for off-specification conditions. International Business Machines Corporation, Stephen C Kaufman Esq, McGinn & Gibb P C, May 29, 2001: US06240330 (34 worldwide citation)

In current manufacturing practices, if a process results in a partial product which is outside its specification, it is either sent back to be reworked, or is scrapped. This results in unacceptable waste. The present invention comprises a method for minimizing this wasted work and materials, by corr ...


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Jerome M Kurtzberg, Menachem Levanoni: Method and system for enabling automatic vehicle routing. International Business Machines Corporation, Stephen C Kaufman Esq, McGinn & Gibb PLLC, December 24, 2002: US06498986 (33 worldwide citation)

A computer method suitable for use with a vehicle. The method comprises the steps of using a Global Positioning System (GPS) as a first order mechanism for guiding the vehicle pursuant to a current destination and in accordance with a statically determined vehicle trajectory; monitoring real time dy ...