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Pradeep Bhanot, Paul Jackson: Fault tolerant client server system. Oracle Corporation, Wagner Murabito & Hao, August 18, 1998: US05796934 (183 worldwide citation)

A method for providing fault tolerance in a client/server computer system. A client is initially connected to a primary server. The primary server normally handles all of the client's transactions. However, a secondary connection is designated to a backup server, whereby if the primary server ever b ...


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Samuel Lee Miller, William Michael Miller, Paul Jackson McWhorter: Information encoder/decoder using chaotic systems. Sandia Corporation, Andrew A Abeyta, October 21, 1997: US05680462 (139 worldwide citation)

The present invention discloses a chaotic system-based information encoder and decoder that operates according to a relationship defining a chaotic system. Encoder input signals modify the dynamics of the chaotic system comprising the encoder. The modifications result in chaotic, encoder output sign ...


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John Farley Ewen, William K Hogan, Kenneth Paul Jackson, Michael William Marlowe, Clint Lee Schow: Switchable-bandwidth optical receiver. International Business Machines Corporation, Christopher H Lynt, Matthew J Bussan, March 1, 2005: US06862322 (76 worldwide citation)

A switchable bandwidth optical receiver is implemented in a front-end of the receiver in at least one of three ways. A switchable impedance may be provided at the input to a preamplifier of the front end, the preamplifier of the front-end may have a switchable impedance therein, and/or a switchable ...


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Samuel Lee Miller, Paul Jackson McWhorter, Murray Steven Rodgers, Stephen Matthew Barnes, Jeffry Joseph Sniegowski: Single chip optical cross connect. MEMX, Marsh Fischmann & Breyfogle, October 28, 2003: US06640023 (51 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a free space optical cross connect for switching optical signals between a plurality of optical signal ports to/from the switch interface. In one embodiment, a single chip 2N OXC (


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Samuel Lee Miller, Paul Jackson McWhorter, Murray Steven Rodgers, Jeffry J Sniegowski, Stephen M Barnes: Microelectromechanical apparatus for elevating and tilting a platform. Sandia Corporation, John P Hohimer, April 8, 2003: US06545385 (25 worldwide citation)

A microelectromechanical (MEM) apparatus is disclosed which has a platform that can be elevated above a substrate and tilted at an arbitrary angle using a plurality of flexible members which support the platform and control its movement. Each flexible member is further controlled by one or more MEM ...


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Don Wilford Wallentine, Mark Dale Thornley, George Paul Jackson: Synchronization recovery technique for storage media. Iomega Corporation, Woodcock Washburn, April 29, 2003: US06557113 (24 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a data recovery technique for recovering unrecoverable data from a sector having a synchronization field damaged after formatting time or a synchronization mark that has been written improperly. The present invention may try conventional or traditional data recovery ...


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Paul Jackson: Structure and method for three chamber CMP polishing head. Mitsubishi Materials Corporation, Flehr Hohbach Test Albritton & Herbert, May 30, 2000: US06068549 (22 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a polishing machine and a three-chambered polishing head structure and method that improves the polishing uniformity of a substrate across the entire surface of the substrate, particularly near the edge of the substrate that is particularly beneficial to improve the uniformity ...


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Stephen J Ames, Steven John Baumgartner, Kenneth Paul Jackson, Clint Lee Schow, Michael A Sorna, Steven John Zier: Optical power meter derived from common-mode voltage of optical transimpedance amplifier. International Business Machines Corporation, Karuna Ojanen, March 4, 2003: US06528777 (14 worldwide citation)

An optical transceiver with a transimpedance amplifier generates a dynamic common mode voltage of the peak-to-peak output current of the photodetector for use as an in-situ optical power meter. Peak-to-peak voltage signal are imposed on the common mode voltage so optical power measurements are obtai ...


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David Lee Canfield, Michael Douglas Hill, Stephen Joseph Lange, Ronald James Lynch, Paul Jackson Marshall, Mark David Whaley: Process for bonding webs. The Procter & Gamble Company, Julia A Glazer, Larry L Huston, E Kelly Linman, October 27, 1998: US05827384 (13 worldwide citation)

An improved method for bonding webs. The method includes overlapping two webs, slitting the two webs, reoverlapping the two webs and bonding the two webs together. The steps of reoverlapping the two webs may be accomplished with a number of different types of devices including but not limited to: a ...


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Samuel Lee Miller, Paul Jackson McWhorter, Murray Steven Rodgers, Jeffry J Sniegowski, Stephen M Barnes: Microelectromechanical apparatus for elevating and tilting a platform. Sandia Corporation, John P Hohimer, July 6, 2004: US06759787 (12 worldwide citation)

A microelectromechanical (MEM) apparatus is disclosed which has a platform that can be elevated above a substrate and tilted at an arbitrary angle using a plurality of flexible members which support the platform and control its movement. Each flexible member is further controlled by one or more MEM ...