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Robert J Gove, Stephen W Marshall, Vishal Markandey, Donald B Doherty, Richard C Meyer, Scott D Heimbuch: Digital television system. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Julie L Reed, Richard L Donaldson, Rene E Grossman, June 11, 1996: US05526051 (295 worldwide citation)

A digital television system (10) is provided. System (10) may receive a video signal at composite video interface and separation circuit (16). The video signal is separated into separate video signals by composite video interface and separation circuit (16). The separate video signals are converted ...


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Donald B Doherty, Richard C Meyer, Stephen W Marshall, Jeffrey B Sampsell, Robert J Gove: Color phase control for projection display using spatial light modulator. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Julie L Reed, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, November 15, 1994: US05365283 (281 worldwide citation)

A SLM-based projection display system (10) samples and processes video data for delivery to a spatial light modulator (SLM) (13c), and uses a color wheel (14a) to color the SLM-generated images. A frame memory (13b) provides data to the SLM (13c) and is managed so that, if the phase of the incoming ...


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Robert J Gove, Donald B Doherty, Stephen W Marshall, Carl W Davis, Joseph G Egan, Richard C Meyer, Jeffrey B Sampsell, Scott D Heimbuch: System and method for packaging data into video processor. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Julie L Reed, Richard L Donaldson, Rene E Grossman, March 5, 1996: US05497197 (226 worldwide citation)

A system (30) for packing data into a video processor is provided. System (30) comprises demultiplexer (32), first and second first in-first out buffer memories (34) and (36), and multiplexer (38). Demultiplexer (32) divides a field of video data into first and second parts (42) and (44). First and ...


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Donald B Doherty, Richard C Meyer, Stephen W Marshall, Jefferey B Sampsell, Robert J Gove: Color phase control for projection display using spatial light modulator. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Julie L Reed, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, August 12, 1997: US05657099 (216 worldwide citation)

A SLM-based projection display system (10) samples and processes video data for delivery to a spatial light modulator (SLM) (13c), and uses a color wheel (14a) to color the SLM-generated images. A frame memory (13b) provides data to the SLM (13c) and is managed so that, if the phase of the incoming ...


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Robert J Gove, Richard C Meyer, Stephen W Marshall: Film-to-video format detection for digital television. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Julie L Reed, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, March 14, 1995: US05398071 (129 worldwide citation)

A film-to-video format detector (24) for a digital television receiver (10). The detector (24) receives pixel data from a current field and a second preceding field. It determines a set of pixel difference values, sums them to obtain a field difference value, and compares the field difference value ...


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Jack J Zakowski, Vincent A Cuomo, Gordon C Blanke, Richard C Meyer: Analyzer operating method. Beckman Instruments, William H May, Arnold Grant, Gary T Hampson, March 13, 1990: US04908320 (91 worldwide citation)

A method of operating a clinical analyzer wherein the analyzer includes a plurality of reaction locations divided into two groups. Predetermined operations are performed on the first and second groups during corresponding processing cycles. A process that is common to both cycles is performed simult ...


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Richard C Meyer, Malbone W Greene: Temperature control apparatus for automated clinical analyzer. Beckman Instruments, William H May, Arnold Grant, Gary T Hampson, June 12, 1990: US04933146 (69 worldwide citation)

A temperature control apparatus for controlling the temperature of a plurality of cuvettes consisting of an annular sealed chamber containing a refrigerant, means fixed to the sealed chamber for receiving the sample cuvettes, a heater in thermal contact with the sealed chamber, and a temperature sen ...


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Michael Boris, Richard C Meyer, Robert M Price: Reagent storage and delivery system. Beckman Instruments, William H May, Gary T Hampson, July 16, 1991: US05031797 (68 worldwide citation)

A reagent storage and delivery apparatus comprises a reagent cartridge having a plurality of fluidic chambers and includes a flange means for receiving a label to define a code indicating information concerning the contents of the cartridge. Preferably, a binary code is defined through use of window ...


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John E Lillig, Richard C Meyer: Tray section for automated sample handling apparatus. Beckman Instruments, R J Steinmeyer, J E Vanderburgh, Timothy R Schulte, November 3, 1981: US04298570 (59 worldwide citation)

A containment apparatus for liquids. The device may be used with nephelometric instruments to contain sample liquids for serial dilution. The containment apparatus includes a tray section having a plurality of wells formed as an integral part of the tray section. The wells include well portions exte ...


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Robert J Gove, Richard C Meyer, Stephen W Marshall, Gary L Sextro: Alignment for display having multiple spatial light modulators. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Julie L Reed, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, March 17, 1998: US05729245 (51 worldwide citation)

A method and structure for a display system having multiple spatial light modulators (SLMs) (16), each of which contributes an image of one color that is perceived by the viewer as a combined image. The SLMs (16) have more rows and columns of pixel elements (42) than rows or columns of pixel data to ...