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Noel D Perreirra, Michael Tucker: Methods for refining original robot command signals. Actel Partnership, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, August 9, 1988: US04763276 (78 worldwide citation)

A method for refining an original command signal which is intended to locate a robot at a desired position and orientation (pose) comprising the steps of identifying the actual system parameters of the robot; predicting, through utilization of those actual system parameters the anticipated pose of t ...


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Charles M Coushaine, Michael Tucker, Thomas Tessnow: light emitting diode lamp with light pipes. OSRAM Sylvania, William E Meyer, January 31, 2006: US06991355 (51 worldwide citation)

An LED light source has a housing having a base. A core projects from the base; is substantially cylindrical and is surrounded by tubes. The core and the base are arrayed about a longitudinal axis. A circuit board in the base supports LEDs. Each of the LEDs is positioned with one of the tubes in a o ...


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Mike Dennis, Michael Tucker: Body-contact cushioning interface structure. Kolisch Hartwell Dickinson McCormack & Heuser, October 22, 2002: US06467099 (43 worldwide citation)

A plural-layer body-contacting cushioning interface structure which is interposable the human body and an external structure, such as a helmet. The cushioning structure of the invention, in one preferred form, has a body-facing side which contacts the body, and a load-facing side which contacts the ...


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Charles Coushaine, Michael Tucker, Thomas Tessnow: LED lamp with central optical light guide. Osram Sylvania, William E Meyer, September 26, 2006: US07111972 (30 worldwide citation)

An LED lamp assembly may be formed from a support plate with a first side and a second side. A plurality of LED light sources are arranged and mounted on the first side of the support plate. An axially extending, light transmissive, light guide having an input end with an area sufficient to span the ...


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Charles M Coushaine, Michael Tucker, Paul R Lyman: LED lamp with insertable axial wireways and method of making the lamp. Osram Sylvania, William E Meyer, September 26, 2006: US07111971 (29 worldwide citation)

An LED lamp and a method of making an LED lamp in which the lamp includes a heat conductive post with a base and a top, an insulative body within the post that includes plural wireways and plural electrical leads that each extend through a different one of the wireways and whose ends emerge from the ...


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Michael Tucker, Noel D Perriera: Position and orientation (POSE) sensor and related method. Actel Partnership, May 5, 1987: US04662752 (28 worldwide citation)

A sensor for measuring the position and orientation (POSE) of an object and related method involving the utilization of a target affixed to an object and including three mutually perpendicular intersecting planar surfaces, a base, a mechanism coupled to that base for directing a pair of light beams ...


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Akira Fujimura, Michael Tucker: Method for fracturing and forming a pattern using curvilinear characters with charged particle beam lithography. D2S, The Mueller Law Office P C, October 18, 2011: US08039176 (26 worldwide citation)

In the field of semiconductor production using shaped charged particle beam lithography, a method and system for fracturing or mask data preparation or proximity effect correction is disclosed, wherein a series of curvilinear character projection shots are determined for a charged particle beam writ ...


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Akira Fujimura, Michael Tucker: Method for design and manufacture of a reticle using variable shaped beam lithography. D2S, The Mueller Law Office P C, September 21, 2010: US07799489 (26 worldwide citation)

A method is disclosed for using non-overlapping variable shaped beam (VSB) shots in the design and manufacture of a reticle, where the union of the plurality of shots deviates from the desired pattern. Methods are described for fracturing or mask data preparation or proximity effect correction of a ...


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Michael Tucker: System for extracting targets from radar signatures. Fastman, Kidd & Booth L, March 18, 1997: US05612700 (26 worldwide citation)

The present invention discloses a system for extracting targets from radar signatures. Disclosed is a unique combination of Wavelet technology and neural networks using fractal geometry techniques that estimates the Fractal Dimension of a target even in the presence of high background noise.


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Yi Liu, Michael Tucker, Geoffrey Strongin: Method and apparatus for hybrid VLC bitstream decoding. Advanced Micro Devices, Ken J Koestner, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson Franklin & Friel L, December 28, 1999: US06009203 (25 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for decoding variable length code (VLC) data employ a hybrid technique of parsing short-length VLC codes using a binary tree or binary search procedure and parsing longer VLC codes using a table lookup procedure. This technique includes the steps of accessing a plurality of bi ...