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David Robinson, Ernest Bate, Simon Kellard, Mark Watson, Donald E Mahan, Thomas M Shimei, Kevin R Kearney: Diagnostics instrument. Amoco Corporation, Thomas W Tolpin, December 20, 1994: US05374395 (334 worldwide citation)

A dependable cost-effective clinical analyzer machine provides an efficient and easy-to-use diagnostics instrument and process to accurately, rapidly and automatically test and analyze samples in test packs for an analyte. In the clinical analyzer machine, remote-controlled trams transport test pack ...


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Mark Watson, Michael G Luby: Code generator and decoder for communications systems operating using hybrid codes to allow for multiple efficient users of the communications systems. Digital Fountain, Jeffrey D Jacobs, June 28, 2011: US07971129 (63 worldwide citation)

A method of encoding data for transmissions from a source to a destination over a communications channel is provided. The method operates on an ordered set of source symbols and may generate zero or more redundant symbols from the source symbols, wherein data is encoded in a first step according to ...


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Michael G Luby, M Amin Shokrollahi, Mark Watson: File download and streaming system. Digital Fountain, Philip H Albert, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, August 26, 2008: US07418651 (57 worldwide citation)

A method of encoding data for transmission from a source to a destination over a communications channel is provided. The method operates on an ordered set of input symbols and includes generating a plurality of redundant symbols from the input symbols. The method also includes generating a plurality ...


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Michael G Luby, Mark Watson, M Amin Shokrollahi: Forward error-correcting (FEC) coding and streaming. Digital Fountain, Jeffrey D Jacobs, March 9, 2010: US07676735 (50 worldwide citation)

In a data decoder for decoding data from received symbols received over a channel from an encoder, a method for decoding data wherein the received data includes erasures and includes source symbols and repair symbols organized into one or more source blocks. The decoder uses a generator matrix, any ...


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Walter W Butler, Chunjer C Cheng, R Mark Watson, Charles E Ketchu, Jules Moritz Jr, Robert E Lloyd, Craig W Congdon: Head stack assembly shipping comb with temporary locating feature for internal head disk assembly build process and disk drive manufactured using the same. Western Digital Technologies, Won Tae C Kim Esq, Milad G Shara Esq, Alan W Young Esq, February 3, 2004: US06687093 (23 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein is a disk drive that includes a housing including a base, the base defining a blind receptacle, a spindle motor attached to the base, a disk mounted to the spindle motor and a head stack assembly pivotally coupled to the base. The head stack assembly includes a body portion includin ...


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Mark Watson, Richard Bodin, Michael Leeder: Providing packet-based multimedia services via a circuit bearer. Nortel Networks, Barnes & Thornburg, June 14, 2011: US07961714 (21 worldwide citation)

A packet-based multimedia service is provided to a terminal in a network. A packet signaling connection is established between the terminal and the network. Signaling information for the multimedia service is transferred via the packet signaling connection using Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) or ...


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Mark Watson: Establishing a communications path via a multi-homed communications network. Nortel Networks, Barnes & Thornburg, July 17, 2007: US07246166 (13 worldwide citation)

The present invention is concerned with situations in which call signalling follows an indirect path between an originating party and a destination party. Such an indirect path can occur when multi-homed communications networks are used. For example, where a service is provided to an enterprise whic ...


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Mark Watson, Iain Sharp: Security over a network. Nortel Networks, Barnes & Thornburg, May 1, 2007: US07213143 (10 worldwide citation)

According to one aspect of the present invention there is provided a method of preparing second protocol data for transmitting over a first protocol network comprising the steps of compressing the data to be transmitted in accordance with the first protocol, to produced first protocol compressed dat ...


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Mark Watson, Ramin Rezaiifar, Lorenzo Vicisano: Framing for an improved radio link protocol including FEC. QUALCOMM Incorporated, Jeffrey Jacobs, February 17, 2015: US08958375 (9 worldwide citation)

Framing techniques for an improved radio link protocol used in a wireless communication system, such as EV-DO. In one embodiment scheduling of the generation of repair symbols encoded to be transmitted along with source data is described. In another embodiment acknowledgment messages from a receiver ...


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Aric Pryor, Mark Watson, Mike E Ciholas, Justin E Bennett, Paul R Blaylock, Christopher J Elpers, Evan M Buchanan, Christopher Gander, Timothy M DeBaillie: System and method for proximity detection. Alliance Coal, Stites & Harbison PLLC, Jeffrey A Haeberlin, October 16, 2012: US08289170 (9 worldwide citation)

A system and method for detecting a proximity of a person to a machine includes a first transmitter unit carried by the person, a plurality of receiver units located on the machine at know locations, and a processing unit including data defining a first boundary around the machine. The first transmi ...