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Ralph E Taylor, James W Sennott: Navigation system and method. The United States of America represented by the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, John O Tresansky, John R Manning, Ronald F Sandler, April 24, 1984: US04445118 (626 worldwide citation)

In a global positioning system (GPS), such as the NAVSTAR/GPS system, wherein the position coordinates of user terminals (14) are obtained by processing multiple signals transmitted by a constellation of orbiting satellites (16), an acquisition-aiding signal generated by an earth-based control stati ...


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Ralph E Taylor Smith, Jorge Luis Valdes: Hybrid inorganic-organic composite for use as an interlayer dielectric. Lucent Technologies, October 12, 1999: US05965202 (40 worldwide citation)

Three-phase composite materials system having a low dielectric constant and physico-chemical properties suitable for IC fabrication conditions, and a method for making such materials, are disclosed. The three-phase composite material includes an organic phase, an inorganic phase and a void phase. Th ...


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Ralph E Taylor Smith: Method for hybrid inorganic/organic composite materials. Lucent Technologies, Wayne S Breyer, Jason Paul DeMont, DeMont & Breyer, November 6, 2001: US06313219 (26 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a systematic method for “engineering” hybrid inorganic/organic compounds (IOCs) to exhibit specific physico-chemical properties as may be desired for a particular materials application. Such hybrid inorganic/organic compounds comprise, in some embodiments, an organic p ...


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Ralph E Taylor Smith: Flat panel displays and methods and substrates therefor. Lucent Technologies, April 14, 1998: US05739180 (25 worldwide citation)

Flat-panel displays, a substrate for use in such displays, and methods for making the displays and the substrate are disclosed. The substrate is a hybrid composite containing an organic component and an inorganic component. The substrate possesses attributes of the organic component, which is typica ...


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Edwin Arthur Chandross, Valerie Jeanne Kuck, Ralph E Taylor Smith: Photorecording medium and process for forming medium. Agere Systems Guardian, Scott J Rittman, July 31, 2001: US06268089 (23 worldwide citation)

An improved photorecording medium suitable for use in holographic storage systems contains a glassy hybrid inorganic-organic, three dimensional matrix, in which is distributed a photoimageable system comprising one or more photoactive, organic monomers. The medium is fabricated by providing a precur ...


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Ralph E Taylor Smith, Jorge Luis Valdes: Hybrid inorganic-organic composite for use as an interlayer dielectric. Lucent Technologies, DeMont & Breyer, February 13, 2001: US06187427 (20 worldwide citation)

Three-phase composite materials system having a low dielectric constant and physico-chemical properties suitable for IC fabrication conditions, and a method for making such materials, are disclosed. The three-phase composite material includes an organic phase, an inorganic phase and a void phase. Th ...


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Ralph E Taylor Smith: Flat panel displays and methods and substrates therefor. Lucent Technologies, Wayne S Breyer, Jason Paul DeMont, DeMont & Breyer, February 6, 2001: US06184968 (14 worldwide citation)

Flat-panel displays, a substrate for use in such displays, and methods for making the displays and the substrate are disclosed. The substrate is a hybrid composite containing an organic component and an inorganic component. The substrate possesses attributes of the organic component, which is typica ...


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Ralph E Taylor Smith: Bridged polysesquioxane host matrices containing lanthanides chelated by organic guest ligands, and methods of making such matrices. Lucent Technologies, October 7, 2008: US07433118 (2 worldwide citation)

Bridged polysesquioxane compositions comprising: a bridged polysesquioxane host matrix comprising sesquioxane moieties and organic moieties, the sesquioxane moieties comprising a metallic element, the organic moieties interposed between sesquioxane moieties; and a guest molecule comprising a lanthan ...


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Ralph E Taylor Smith: Electrochemical abatement of perfluorinated compounds. Agere Systems Guardian, Scott J Rittman, April 23, 2002: US06375912 (1 worldwide citation)

The invention provides an improved point-of-use PFC/HFC abatement process involving an electrochemical route to abatement. PFCs/HFCs are treated with a relatively strong chemical reducing agent, typically an alkali such as lithium, potassium, or sodium, in a system that promotes ionization of the al ...


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Ralph E Taylor Smith: Bridged polysesquioxane host matrices containing lanthanides chelated by organic guest ligands, and methods of making such matrices. Lucent Technologies, Priest & Goldstein Pllc, December 30, 2004: US20040263952-A1

Bridged polysesquioxane compositions comprising: a bridged polysesquioxane host matrix comprising sesquioxane moieties and organic moieties, the sesquioxane moieties comprising a metallic element, the organic moieties interposed between sesquioxane moieties; and a guest molecule comprising a lanthan ...