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Raymond H Kelley, Richard Christopher Carpenter, Robert H Lunney, Maureen Martinez: Automated meter reading system. ABB Power T&D Company, Woodcock Washburn Kurtz Mackiewicz & Norris, July 11, 2000: US06088659 (389 worldwide citation)

An automated meter reading (AMR) server having an open, distributed architecture that collects, loads, and manages system-wide data collected from energy meters and routes the data automatically to upstream business systems. The AMR server includes a repository of metering data, and additionally pro ...


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Raymond H Kelley, John C Sutton III, Donna L Bruce, Sasan H Ardalan: Automated on-site meter registration confirmation using a portable, wireless computing device. Elster Electricity, Woodcock Washburn, March 15, 2005: US06867707 (100 worldwide citation)

The invention is directed to a method and system for verifying an installation of an meter, for example, an electric power meter. The inventive method includes identifying the electric power meter to a central computer using a mobile computing device. The electric power meter receives computer-execu ...


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Raymond H Kelley, Kenneth C Shuey: Power outage management and power support restoration for devices in a wireless network. Elster Electricity, Woodcock Washburn, May 10, 2011: US07940679 (4 worldwide citation)

Techniques for power outage management and power support restoration for devices in a wireless network are disclosed herein. Such a wireless network may include a number of bi-directional nodes in bi-directional wireless communication with one or more central nodes. Each bi-directional node may have ...


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Raymond H Kelley, Sean M Scoggins, Robert T Mason Jr, Donato Colonna, Richard Rogers: Generic and secure AMI end device configuration. Elster Solutions, Baker & Hostetler, June 30, 2015: US09068858 (1 worldwide citation)

A metering device may be configured to communicate with other devices on a plurality of metering communication networks, such as an advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) network. For example, a metering end device may be programmed or reconfigured via an AMI network. A metering end device may recei ...


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Raymond H Kelley, Dileep Rudran: Distributing overall control of mesh AMR LAN networks to WAN interconnected collectors. Elster Electricity, Woodcock Washburn, June 28, 2007: US20070147268-A1

Collectors within a wireless metering network that control a wireless Local Area Network (LAN) of nodes. The collectors typically interact over a WAN with a head-end system, which has network management and control of all collector LANs. Control is distributed from the head-end system down to the da ...


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Navaneet Kumar, Raymond H Kelley, Dileep Rudran, Sean M Scoggins: System and method of providing a geographic view of nodes in a wireless network. Woodcock Washburn, June 22, 2006: US20060135119-A1

A geographic view rendering tool receives geographic location data for nodes in a wireless network and renders a geographic view displaying the nodes at their corresponding geographic locations. The geographic view may be displayed overlaying a digital map. The geographic view may also display netwo ...


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Raymond H Kelley, Kenneth C Shuey: Power outage management and power support restoration for devices in a wireless network. Elster Electricity, Woodcock Washburn, November 12, 2009: US20090278708-A1

Techniques for power outage management and power support restoration for devices in a wireless network are disclosed herein. Such a wireless network may include a number of bi-directional nodes in bi-directional wireless communication with one or more central nodes. Each bi-directional node may have ...