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Wende L Dewing, Rand P Whillock: System and method for automatically generating an alert message with supplemental information. Honeywell International, Kris T Fredrick, December 5, 2006: US07145462 (55 worldwide citation)

An automated monitoring and response system includes sensors for monitoring an actor and the actor's environment, and an alert module interfaced with the sensors and adapted to identify an existence of an emergency situation relating to the actor or the environment. The alert module is adapted to ge ...


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Wende L Dewing, Larry L Stickler, Christopher A Miller, Karen Z Haigh, Rose Mae M Richardson, Rand P Whillock, Stephen D Whitlow: System and method for assessing the functional ability or medical condition of an actor. Honeywell International, Kris T Fredrick, July 17, 2007: US07244231 (19 worldwide citation)

A system and method for assessing a functional or medical ability of an actor in a environment. The method includes providing a plurality of data sources in the environment. One or more of the data sources are designated as providing information relating to a functional or medical ability. Data from ...


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Yunqian Ma, Rand P Whillock, Bruce W Anderson: Event detection system using electronic tracking devices and video devices. Honeywell International, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, September 14, 2010: US07796029 (12 worldwide citation)

An event detection system includes a processor, an electronic tracking device, and one or more transmitters. Each of the one or more transmitters can be configured to be associated with a particular individual of a group of individuals. The processor can be configured to cluster data from the one or ...


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Rand P Whillock, Gary E Determan, Jan Jelinek, Vincent C Jacobson, Terry Ahrens: Camera with auto focus capability. Honeywell International, Seager Tufte & Wickhem, November 1, 2011: US08049812 (7 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for automatically focusing a camera that may rely upon ambient light for auto focusing and flash illumination for image capture. A correction factor may be determined that is based at least in part on a range between the camera and a desired subject. The camera focus may be ad ...


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Rand P Whillock: Biometric based repeat visitor recognition system and method. Honeywell International, Luis M Ortiz, Kermit D Lopez, Ortiz & Lopez PLLC, April 8, 2014: US08694792 (5 worldwide citation)

A biometric authorization method, system, and program product Biometric data associated with a subject can be detected and acquired. Thereafter, particular biometric features can be segmented and extracted from the biometric data. These particular biometric features are then compared to biometric da ...


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Gary E Determan, Vincent C Jacobson, Jan Jelinek, Thomas Phinney, Rida M Hamza, Terry Ahrens, George A Kilgore, Rand P Whillock, Saad Bedros: Combined face and iris recognition system. Honeywell International, Seager Tufte & Wickhem, April 22, 2014: US08705808 (4 worldwide citation)

A system using face and iris image capture for recognition of people. The system may have wide field-of-view, medium field-of-view and narrow field-of-view cameras to capture images of a scene of people, faces and irises for processing and recognition. Matching of the face and iris images with image ...


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Rand P Whillock, Gary Edward Determan, Vincent Jacobson, Sharath Venkatesha, Pedro Davalos: System and method for anonymous biometrics analysis. Honeywell International, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, April 28, 2015: US09020208 (2 worldwide citation)

A system receives an identification number from a subject. The system retrieves a biometric measurement from a database using the identification number. The database includes biometric measurements of a plurality of subjects. Each biometric measurement is determined from a location of a particular s ...


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Rand P Whillock, Edward L Cochran: Two way device free communications system. Honeywell International, Kermit D Lopez, Luis M Ortiz, Ortiz & Lopez PLLC, August 30, 2011: US08009844 (2 worldwide citation)

A two way communication system that does not require the use of a device by one of the communicators. The system employs an audio spotlight to project a signal to a specific location, where one person is, and a laser audio receiver to receive the response. Both the audio spotlight and the laser audi ...


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Rand P Whillock, George Kilgore: System for biometric hand analysis. Honeywell International, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, May 6, 2014: US08718334 (1 worldwide citation)

A system includes an image sensing device that is configured to receive a digital image of a human hand, and a range sensing device that is configured to receive range data relating a distance from the range sensing device to a plurality of points on the human hand. The system uses the range data to ...


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Edward L Cochran, Rand P Whillock, Bruce W Anderson: Automated person identification and location for search applications. Honeywell International, Kermit Lopez, Luis Ortiz, Kevin Soules, February 25, 2014: US08660299

A “be on the look out” or BOLO device is an unsupervised device that can be deployed at a particular location to watch for a specific target or person. A camera produces scene images that the BOLO device analyzes to determine if they contain a pattern matching a target descriptor. If a matching patt ...