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Michael Scalora, Mark J Bloemer, Michael D Tocci: Photonic band gap device and method using a periodicity defect region to increase photonic signal delay. Time Domain Corporation, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox P L L C, May 25, 1999: US05907427 (102 worldwide citation)

A photonic band gap structure device and method for delaying photonic signals of a predetermined frequency and a predetermined bandwidth by a predetermined delay is provided. A Fabry-Perot delay line device has several regions of periodically alternating refractive material layers which exhibit a se ...


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Jonathan P Dowling, Michael Scalora, Mark J Bloemer, Charles M Bowden, Rachel J Flynn, Richard L Fork, Senter B Reinhardt Jr, Michael D Tocci: Photonic bandgap apparatus and method for delaying photonic signals. University of Alabama at Huntsville, Bell Seltzer Intellectual Property Group of Alston & Bird, May 12, 1998: US05751466 (58 worldwide citation)

A photonic signal is applied to a photonic bandgap structure having a photonic band edge transmission resonance at the frequency of the photonic signal and having a photonic band edge transmission resonance bandwidth which is at least as wide as the bandwidth of the photonic signal. When a photonic ...


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Nora C Tocci, Eric J Cramer, Michael D Tocci, John D German: Enhanced non-lethal visual security device. Science & Engineering Associates, Jacob N Erlich, Jerry Cohen, Perkins Smith & Cohen, February 20, 2001: US06190022 (37 worldwide citation)

A self-contained non-lethal security device for providing an optimally effective and eye-safe beam for use as a high-brightness visual countermeasure. The security device has one or more wavelengths of laser or light-emitting diode (LED) light in a continuous or flicker mode in order to provide a gl ...


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Michael D Tocci: Multiple image camera and lens system. Contrast Optical Design & Engineering, Janeen Vilven Doggett, Philip D Askenazy, Peacock Myers P C, June 14, 2011: US07961398 (28 worldwide citation)

A system for simultaneously producing multiple images substantially identical images on multiple separate detector planes is disclosed. A reflective spatially beam-splitting element preferably comprising multiple reflective areas is preferably placed at a location substantially coincident with the p ...


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Michael Scalora, Jonathan P Dowling, Charles M Bowden, Mark J Bloemer, Michael D Tocci: Optical switch that utilizes one-dimensional, nonlinear, multilayer dielectric stacks. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Army, Freddie M Bush, Howard G Garner, April 14, 1998: US05740287 (28 worldwide citation)

An optical switch in a one-dimensional multilayer dielectric stack having a photonic band gap, composed of at least two groups of layers of dielectric material whose operating wavelength is near the edge of said photonic band gap. At least one layer of each of the groups is composed of a nonlinear c ...


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Michael D Tocci, Nora C Tocci, John D German, Kirk W Doss, Eric J Cramer, C David Cremer: Method and apparatus for locating electromagnetic imaging and detection systems/devices. Science & Engineering Associates, Jacob N Erlich, Jerry Cohen, Perkins Smith & Cohen, December 16, 2003: US06665079 (26 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus utilizing a series of optical components and systems which effectively detect and locate electromagnetic imaging or detection systems or devices, such as cameras and passive infrared detectors. A light source is arranged in a specially-prescribed manner, and is used in conjunc ...


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John D German, Eric J Cramer, Michael D Tocci, Brian K Spielbusch, Steven J Saggese: Self-contained laser illuminator module. Science & Engineering Associates, Jacob N Erlich, Jerry Cohen, Perkins Smith & Cohen, December 28, 1999: US06007218 (25 worldwide citation)

A self-contained laser illuminator module for primary use in a laser security device which is adapted to produce an optimally effective and eye-safe laser beam for use as a laser visual countermeasure. The laser illuminator module includes control electronics having a high-power laser adapted to gen ...


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Michael Scalora, Mark J Bloemer, Michael D Tocci: Photonic band gap device and method using a periodicity defect region to increase photonic signal delay. Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox P L L C, January 29, 2002: US06343167 (23 worldwide citation)

A photonic band gap structure device and method for delaying photonic signals of a predetermined frequency and a predetermined bandwidth by a predetermined delay is provided. A Fabry-Perot delay line device has several regions of periodically alternating refractive material layers which exhibit a se ...


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Eric J Cramer, Michael D Tocci: Non-lethal visual bird dispersal system. Science & Engineering Associates, Jacob N Erlich, Perkins Smith & Cohen, June 10, 2003: US06575597 (21 worldwide citation)

A non-lethal method and devices for dispersing nuisance birds from a preselected area. Such nuisance birds disrupt many activities such as the steady flow of safely moving aircraft on runways and adjacent thereto, growing crops on farm land, playing golf and the use of the interior of large open bui ...


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Michael D Tocci: Multiple imaging system. Science & Engineering Associates, Perkins Smith & Cohen, Jacob N Erlich, Orlando Lopez, February 15, 2005: US06856466 (18 worldwide citation)

A series of optical elements is used to produce multiple simultaneous adjoining images on a single image plane. A first, intermediate, image is produced using the first telecentric imaging lens. This intermediate image is produced at a plane coincident with an adjustable-size rectangular field stop. ...