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Philip J Ryan: Potato product with opposite corrugations of different frequencies. Frito Lay, Bernard Rothwell & Brown, April 2, 1985: US04508739 (81 worldwide citation)

Food product pieces are formed with corrugations on opposite sides thereof wherein the corrugations formed on one side have a frequency in the range from 1.5 to 5 times the frequency of the corrugations formed on the other side. As a result, flavor and texture development can be controlled during la ...


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Andrew R Adams, Philip J Ryan, Brian Hart: Adaptive AGC in a wireless network receiver. Cisco Technology, Dov Rosenfeld, Inventek, May 1, 2007: US07212798 (76 worldwide citation)

An apparatus, a carrier medium storing instructions to implement a method, and a method for controlling the gain of a radio receiver for receiving packets of information in a wireless network. The receiver is connected to an antenna subsystem and has receive signal path including a plurality of sect ...


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Milind D Paranjpe, Brian Hart, David J Pignatelli, Ender Ayanoglu, Eldad Perahia, Philip J Ryan, Bretton Lee Douglas, Uri Parker: Decoding method and apparatus using channel state information for use in a wireless network receiver. Cisco Technology, Dov Rosenfeld, Inventek, April 15, 2008: US07359311 (49 worldwide citation)

A method, apparatus, and carrier medium for determining channel state information (CSI) in an OFDM radio receiver. The receiver is for receiving packets of OFDM data as a result of OFDM data being transmitted. The method includes forming an estimate of the channels of the subcarriers for received OF ...


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Thomas Dejanovic, John S Gloekler, Geoffrey J Smith, Philip J Ryan, John O Sullivan: Location determination method and system for asset tracking devices. G2 Microsystems, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, January 1, 2008: US07315281 (47 worldwide citation)

A method of determining a geographical location of an asset tracking device, includes searching, by the asset tracking device, for available location determination schemes at the geographical location, selecting one of the available location determination schemes, and determining coordinates of the ...


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David S Goodall, Philip J Ryan, Andrew F Myles, Ludovico N de Souza: Selecting an access point according to a measure of received signal quality. Cisco Technology, Dov Rosenfeld Inventek, September 6, 2005: US06940843 (45 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for inclusion and a method for operation in a station (STA) of a wireless network. The method includes received data from at least one remote station and determining a measure of the signal quality, e.g., a measure of the EVM from samples of the data received from the remote station(s). ...


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Philip J Ryan, Andrew R Adams, Brian Hart, Jason R Crawford, Andrew F Myles: Selecting the data rate of a wireless network link according to a measure of error vector magnitude. Cisco Systems Wireless Networking, Dov Rosenfeld, Inventek, May 24, 2005: US06898198 (42 worldwide citation)

An apparatus in a node of a wireless network for setting the data rate for sending data to a remote node, and a method for setting the data rate. The method includes receiving a packet from the remote node, determining a measure of signal quality for the received packet; and selecting the data rate ...


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Philip J Ryan, Harris B McKee: Apparatus and method for case packing flexible bags. Frito Lay, Bernard Rothwell & Brown, September 2, 1986: US04608808 (41 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for case packing flexible product-containing bags is described. Rows of flexible product-containing bags are fed onto a tongue assembly. The tongue assembly has a flat plate which guides the bags into a carton, a movable lip which supports the bags from below and means for mo ...


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Mark Krischer, Philip J Ryan, Michael J Webb: Method and apparatus to provide inline encryption and decryption for a wireless station via data streaming over a fast network. Cisco Technology, Dov Rosenfeld, Inventek, November 29, 2005: US06970446 (34 worldwide citation)

A method of wirelessly transmitting or receiving a packet of information, and an apparatus to wirelessly transmit or receive a packet of information. In the case of transmitting, the method includes streaming a data element, including at least some of the contents of the packet, over a network link ...


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Philip J Ryan: Method and apparatus to reduce latency in a data network wireless radio receiver. Cisco Systems Wireless Networking, Dov Rosenfeld, Inventek, June 20, 2006: US07065036 (29 worldwide citation)

A radio receiver for implementing the physical layer receiving function (PHY) of a wireless data network includes a receive processing pipeline for processing samples of a received packet of data. The samples enter the receive processing pipeline at a first sample rate. A counter generates a running ...


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Philip J Ryan, Andrew R Adams, John D O Sullivan, Uri Parker, Brian Hart, Grzegorz B Zyner: Automatic gain control and low power start-of-packet detection for a wireless LAN receiver. Cisco Systems Wireless Networking, Dov Rosenfeld, Inventek, December 19, 2006: US07151759 (26 worldwide citation)

A digital AGC system for burst operation, particularly suited for receiving packets in a wireless local area network. One embodiment includes a log detector that provides a signal strength measure, called the received signal strength indication (RSSI) over a wide dynamic range. The AGC system includ ...