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Michael W Haney, Michael J McFadden, Muzammil Iqbal: Method and apparatus for coupling spatial light modulators. University of Delaware, RatnerPrestia, April 28, 2009: US07526159 (4 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for waveguide-based and free space based optical interconnection in integrated circuits that includes an input optical waveguide with etched end-facets, an output optical waveguide with an end-facets and modulators and detectors.


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Paul B Hvass, Michael J McFadden: Wide-angle laser signal sensor having a 360 degree field of view in a horizontal plane and a positive 90 degree field of view in a vertical plane. Southwest Research Institute, Grossman Tucker et al, June 18, 2013: US08466406 (3 worldwide citation)

A laser sensor comprising a sensor head to receive laser light. The sensor head may have a globe-shaped optical member, the globe-shaped optical member may be optically coupled to an optical-to-electrical converter, the optical-to-electrical converter may be configured to convert laser light from th ...


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Michael W Haney, Michael J McFadden, Muzammil Iqbal: Method and apparatus for free-space optical interconnects between arbitrary locations in a field using lenses, steering elements and a curved reflecting surface. University of Delaware, RatnerPrestia, January 18, 2011: US07873280 (2 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for achieving high-density and misalignment tolerant short-reach free-space optical interconnects between arbitrary locations in a field, using microlenses, steering elements and a curved reflecting surface.


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Joseph N Mitchell, Michael J McFadden: Scaleable, compact, high resolution optical fingerprint reader. Southwest Research Institute, Chowdhury & Georgakis P C, Ann C Livingston, October 22, 2013: US08564653 (1 worldwide citation)

A fingerprint reader for acquiring a fingerprint image has a platen with a micro prism sheet on its underside. An arrangement of fold mirrors is used to receive light from the platen and fold the optical path twice before reaching the imagers. The reader has multiple imagers, each imager having at l ...


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Michael J McFadden: Methods and apparatuses for enabling detection of a modulated optical source. The Aerospace Corporation, Henricks Slavin & Holme, April 30, 2013: US08433198 (1 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatuses for enabling detection of a modulated optical source involve one or more modulated optical signals shifted, i.e., demodulated optically, to one or more base band signals that are detectable by one or more low-frequency detectors.


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Michael J McFadden, Jeffrey L Boehme: Portable 3-dimensional X-ray imaging system. Southwest Research Institute, Chowdhury & Georgakis P C, Ann C Livingston, March 10, 2015: US08976926

An x-ray imaging system and method for providing three-dimensional data representing the contents of an object. An x-ray source and x-ray screen are used to acquire multiple x-ray images of the object from different perspectives. The different perspectives are obtained by placing the x-ray source at ...


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Michael J McFadden: Power source for an accommodating intraocular lens. Novartis, February 28, 2017: US09583663

A power supply including a luminescent solar concentrator (LSC) adapted for placement in an eye includes a base material transparent to visible light; and fluorescent particles doped within the base material. The fluorescent particles are capable of absorbing and reemitting light in the ultraviolet ...


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Fernando Ortiz, Michael J McFadden: Intraocular lens facilitating non-invasive position adjustment after corneal healing. Novartis, S Brannon Latimer, October 16, 2018: US10098728

An intraocular lens (IOL) device includes a lens configured to be positioned along the optical axis of a patient's eye and at least one haptic configured to engage an area within the patient's eye in order to position the lens along the optical axis. The IOL device further includes an expandable hap ...


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Michael W Haney, Michael J McFadden, Muzammil Iqbal: Method and apparatus for free-space optical interconnects between arbitrary locations in a field using lenses, steering elements and a curved reflecting surface. University Of Delaware, Connolly Bove Lodge & Hutz, June 21, 2007: US20070139749-A1

A method and apparatus for achieving high-density and misalignment tolerant short-reach free-space optical interconnects between arbitrary locations in a field, using microlenses, steering elements and a curved reflecting surface.


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Michael W Haney, Michael J McFadden, Muzammil Iqbal: Method and apparatus for coupling spatial light modulators. University Of Delaware, Connolly Bove Lodge & Hutz, June 28, 2007: US20070147842-A1

A method and apparatus for waveguide-based and free space based optical interconnection in integrated circuits that includes an input optical waveguide with etched end-facets, an output optical waveguide with an end-facets and modulators and detectors.