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Mark Ross, Andreas V Bechtolsheim: Block mask ternary cam. Cisco Technology, May 14, 2002: US06389506 (61 worldwide citation)

A method and system for flexible matching of data in a CAM that does not use the overhead of one mask bit for each matched value bit. The entries of the CAM are logically grouped in a set of blocks, each block having a single mask that applies to all entries in the block. Each block includes a prede ...


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Guy Harriman, Mark Ross: DRAM multiplexer. Next Computer, Hecker & Harriman, May 17, 1994: US05313624 (58 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a system for supporting one or more memory requestors (CPU's and I/O DMA) accessing a plurality of DRAM memory banks. The present invention is a multiplexer that functions as a 16-bit slice of the interface between the CPU and a 64-bit slice of DRAM memory array. The i ...


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Mark Ross: Screen protector. Dorsey & Whitney, Scott D Rothenberger, July 4, 2006: US07070837 (56 worldwide citation)

A plastic film screen protector that prevents interference patterns from arising when the film touches the screen is described. The advantages are accomplished by the film having a slightly roughened surface so that the majority of the film facing an electronic device screen does not substantially t ...


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Joseph G Murtha, Mark Ross, James Markland, William Frederick, Carl Hultman: Universal charge module. Anton Bauer, McCormick Paulding & Huber, August 13, 2013: US08508188 (53 worldwide citation)

A universal charge module for recharging rechargeable batteries includes a housing, a connector block formed on the housing for receiving a rechargeable battery, the connector block including an attachment mechanism for releasably attaching the rechargeable battery to the housing, and a power contro ...


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Mark Ross, Jacob Kaizerman: Smectite clay/organic chemical/polymer compositions useful as nanocomposites. Elementis Specialties, Michael J Cronin, February 18, 2003: US06521690 (34 worldwide citation)

This invention is of a composition comprised of a smectite clay modified with an organic chemical composition and a polymer. The composition consists of an organic chemical/smectite clay intercalate that has been ion-exchanged and reacted and intercalated with one or more quarternary ammonium compou ...


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Mark Ross: CAM match line precharge. Cisco Technology, Swernofsky Law Group, August 8, 2000: US06101115 (22 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a method and system for improved CAM match line precharge, in which the amount of power consumed by match line precharge and discharge is significantly reduced. An independent match precharge voltage is introduced to the CAM, which is used to separately precharge the match lin ...


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Mark Ross, Jacob Kaizerman: Organoclay/polymer compositions with flame retardant properties. Elementis Specialties, Michael J Cronin, August 26, 2003: US06610770 (17 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to polymer compositions with flame retardant properties that are made from a polymer blended using a defined process with a smectite clay that has been reacted with a specified mixture of organic materials.


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Mark Ross, Jacob Kaizerman: Clay/organic chemical compositions useful as additives to polymer, plastic and resin matrices to produce nanocomposites and nanocomposites containing such compositions. Rheox, Michael J Cronin, April 30, 2002: US06380295 (16 worldwide citation)

This invention is of a hybrid organoclay that consists of an organic chemical/phyllosilicate clay intercalate that has been ion-exchanged with quaternary ammonium compounds. Since this hybrid organoclay is hydrophobic, it can be washed in water to remove reaction salts and excess water soluble or wa ...


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Mark Ross: CAM match line precharge. Cisco Technology, Paul E Lewkowicz, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson, May 29, 2001: US06240001 (15 worldwide citation)

A method and system for improved CAM match line precharge in which the amount of power consumed by match line precharge and discharge is significantly reduced. An independent match precharge voltage is introduced to the CAM, which is used to separately precharge the match line and is available for u ...


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Hooshmand Afsar, Mark Ross Erickson, Larry Eugene Barber, Roger Lynn Lippert: Workstation for calling card fraud analysis. Sprint Communications Company, Harley R Ball, Steven J Funk, Kevin D Robb, April 16, 2002: US06373935 (15 worldwide citation)

An improved workstation for use in a telecommunications fraud detection system is disclosed. The workstation provides a fraud analyst with streamlined access to case records defining one or more subcases or fraud analyses associated with specified calling card numbers. Additionally, the workstation ...