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Gary Long, Michael Johnson: Coaxial electrosurgical instrument. Laser Centers of America, Lowe Price LeBlanc & Becker, September 17, 1996: US05556397 (222 worldwide citation)

A coaxial electrosurgical instrument has an elongate inner electrode insulated from and contained coaxially within a hollow tubular elongate outer electrode. Both electrodes have respective distal end portions which are uninsulated and contactable simultaneously to tissue to be operated on. A contro ...


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Paulo Tubel, Brian Bidigare, Michael Johnson, John Harrell, Benn Voll: Monitoring of downhole parameters and tools utilizing fiber optics. Baker Hughes Incorporated, Madan Mossman & Sriram P C, July 8, 2003: US06588266 (206 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides systems utilizing fiber optics for monitoring downhole parameters and the operation and conditions of downhole tools. In one system fiber optics sensors are placed in the wellbore to make distributed measurements for determining the fluid parameters including temperatu ...


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Martin Annis, Michael Johnson, Richard Mastronardi: Tomographic imaging with concentric conical collimator. American Science and Engineering, Pollock Vande Sande & Priddy, April 25, 1989: US04825454 (143 worldwide citation)

An X-ray imaging apparatus comprising an X-ray source, a collimator, and an X-ray scatter detector. The X-rays are directed toward an object to be imaged where the collimator and detector are located between the source and object. The X-rays striking the object produce back scattered X-rays which ar ...


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Paulo Tubel, Brian Bidigare, Michael Johnson, John Harrell, Benn Voll: Monitoring of downhole parameters and tools utilizing fiber optics. Baker Hughes Incorporated, Madan Mossman & Sriram P C, July 31, 2001: US06268911 (107 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides systems utilizing fiber optics for monitoring downhole parameters and the operation and conditions of downhole tools. In one system fiber optics sensors are placed in the wellbore to make distributed measurements for determining the fluid parameters including temperatu ...


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J Michael Johnson: Wideband sub-wavelength antenna. J Michael Johnson, October 27, 1998: US05828340 (62 worldwide citation)

A wideband antenna has a planar conductive tab, a planar ground plane and transmission line. The conductive tab is sub-wavelength in all dimensions and has a top edge that is wider than its bottom end. The width of the conductive tab tapers from the top edge to the bottom end. The ground plane is pa ...


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Wilfred Mueller, Roderick Michael Johnson, Dane Blackwell, Patrick C Hamilton, Dennis M Needham, Allan L Scribner: Systems and methods for wirelessly transmitting data from a utility meter. SmartSynch, Morris Manning & Martin, September 20, 2005: US06946972 (59 worldwide citation)

A method for wirelessly transmitting data from an utility meter, such as an electric meter, is disclosed. A microprocessor housed inside an energy meter obtains readings of various power indicia, stores the readings, processes the buffer to determine an efficient means of formatting the data for tra ...


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Chris Brinegar, James Gilmore, Michael Johnson, Nigel Walker: Ice-mediated introduction of substances into biological material. Limbach & Limbach, June 15, 1993: US05219746 (58 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for the introduction of foreign substances, such as recombinant DNA, into living cell interiors is disclosed. The desired substance to be introduced is dissolved or suspended in water or another suitable liquid to form a solution which is then nebulized and frozen to produce ic ...


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Randy Bruce Snyder, Jason Michael Johnson: Hand protection device. Sheridan Ross P C, October 13, 1998: US05819312 (56 worldwide citation)

A hand protection device for at least partially absorbing and distributing impact forces is disclosed. The hand protection device includes a deformable metal plate capable of covering and conforming to at least a portion of the back side of an individual's hand. The device is designed for use on the ...


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Michael Johnson, Kirk S Honour: Medical device having integral traces and formed electrodes. St Jude Medical Atrial Fibrillation Division, Heimbecher & Assoc, June 12, 2007: US07229437 (50 worldwide citation)

A catheter or lead having electrically conductive traces and external electrical contacts. Each trace may be in electrical connection with one or more external electrical contacts. More specifically, each trace is typically electrically connected to a single contact. The traces and contacts may assi ...


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Timothy Michael Johnson, Joseph Born: Wireless output input device player. Neuros Audio L L C, Lloyd L Zickert, August 24, 2004: US06782239 (48 worldwide citation)

A wireless output input device (WOID) digital audio player for storing and/or receiving digital audio and preserving the digital stream without the inherent distortion of translating the stream to analog prior to modulation and transmission, which includes an FM receiver, and an FM transmitter for t ...