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Alfred E Mann, Richard E Purvis, John J Mastrototaro, James D Causey, James Henke, Peter Hong, John H Livingston, Clifford W Hague, Brad T Hite: Telemetered characteristic monitor system and method of using the same. Medtronic MiniMed, Medtronic MiniMed, October 26, 2004: US06809653 (965 worldwide citation)

A telemetered characteristic monitor system includes a remotely located data receiving device, a sensor for producing signal indicative of a characteristic of a user, and a transmitter device. The transmitter device includes a housing, a sensor connector, a processor, and a transmitter. The transmit ...


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Alfred E Mann, Richard E Purvis, John J Mastrototaro, James D Causey, James Henke, Peter Hong, John H Livingston, Clifford W Hague, Brad T Hite: Telemetered characteristic monitor system and method of using the same. Medtronic MiniMed, Medtronic MiniMed, August 29, 2006: US07098803 (647 worldwide citation)

A telemetered characteristic monitor system includes a remotely located data receiving device, a sensor for producing signal indicative of a characteristic of a user, and a transmitter device. The transmitter device includes a housing, a sensor connector, a processor, and a transmitter. The transmit ...


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Alfred E Mann, Richard E Purvis, John J Mastrototaro, James D Causey, James Henke, Peter Hong, John H Livingston, Clifford W Hague, Brad T Hite: Telemetered characteristic monitor system and method of using the same. Medtronic Minimed, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, January 29, 2008: US07324012 (294 worldwide citation)

A telemetered characteristic monitor system includes a remotely located data receiving device, a sensor for producing signal indicative of a characteristic of a user, and a transmitter device. The transmitter device includes a housing, a sensor connector, a processor, and a transmitter. The transmit ...


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Sudhir Muniswamy Gowda, Hyun Jong Shin, Hon Sum Philip Wong, Peter Hong Xiao, Jungwook Yang: Correlated double sampling with up/down counter. International Business Machines Corporation, March 2, 1999: US05877715 (207 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a circuit for performing correlated double sampling entirely in the digital domain. In an exemplary embodiment, the circuit includes a plurality of comparators, each having a first input coupled to an associated data line for receiving first and second signals in first and second sampli ...


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Alfred E Mann, Richard E Purvis, John J Mastrototaro, James D Causey, James Henke, Peter Hong, John H Livingston, Clifford W Hague, Brad T Hite: Telemetered characteristic monitor system and method of using the same. Medtronic Minimed, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, October 13, 2009: US07602310 (192 worldwide citation)

A telemetered characteristic monitor system includes a remotely located data receiving device, a sensor for producing signal indicative of a characteristic of a user, and a transmitter device. The transmitter device includes a housing, a sensor connector, a processor, and a transmitter. The transmit ...


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Sudhir Muniswamy Gowda, Hyun Jong Shin, Hon Sum Philip Wong, Peter Hong Xiao, Jungwook Yang: Image sensor with direct digital correlated sampling. International Business Machines Corporation, F Chau & Associates, September 5, 2000: US06115066 (107 worldwide citation)

A CMOS image sensor is provided in which correlated double sampling is performed entirely in the digital domain. In an exemplary embodiment, the image sensor includes a plurality of imager cells arranged in rows and columns, where the imager cells of a particular column are coupled to a column data ...


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Sudhir Muniswamy Gowda, Hyun Jong Shin, Hon Sum Philip Wong, Peter Hong Xiao, Jungwook Yang: Image sensor pixel circuit. International Business Machines Corporation, April 27, 1999: US05898168 (102 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is an image sensing device having a reduced number of transistors within each imager cell as compared to prior art devices. Each imager cell includes a photosensitive element providing a photocharge responsive to incoming light, and first, second and third transistors. The first transistor ...


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Sudhir Muniswamy Gowda, Hyun Jong Shin, Hon Sum Philip Wong, Peter Hong Xiao, Jungwook Yang: Image sensor with dummy pixel or dummy pixel array. International Business Machines Corporation, F Chau & Associates, February 5, 2002: US06344877 (99 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is an image sensor including one or more dummy pixels that produce a reference signal which is used to compensate for errors within the devices of the main pixel cells. In one embodiment, at least one dummy pixel is used in conjunction with other circuitry to correct for nonlinearities in ...


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Sudhir Muniswamy Gowda, Hyun Jong Shin, Hon Sum Philip Wong, Peter Hong Xiao, Jungwook Yang: Image sensor employing non-uniform A/D conversion. International Business Machines Corporation, July 6, 1999: US05920274 (98 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is an image sensor having A/D conversion circuitry coupled to column data lines of an image sensor array. The A/D conversion circuitry digitizes analog signals on the column data lines, each representing intensity of light incident upon an active imager cell. Higher resolution is provided ...


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Hyun Jong Shin, Peter Hong Xiao: Fully differential self-biased signal receiver. International Business Machines Corporation, Robert P Tassinari Jr, Louis P Herzberg, December 30, 1997: US05703532 (30 worldwide citation)

A self-biased, fully differential, complementary receiver apparatus and method is presented. The receiver accepts differential inputs that can vary over the full rail-to-rail common mode voltage range. It produces double-ended complementary outputs swinging rail-to-rail useful in signal level conver ...