Clyde Robbins, Robert Friedman, Muhammad Fazili: Digital signal processor for multistandard television reception. General Instrument Corporation, Barry R Lipsitz, Ralph F Hoppin, November 14, 2000: US06147713 (62 worldwide citation)

A television converter uses digital signal processing (DSP) to provide compatibility with different television standards including NTSC and PAL video standards and FM, BTSC, DIN, Home Theatre, NICAM and independent digital audio standards. Audio processing is accomplished without passing the audio t ...

Robert Friedman: Sutureless heart valve attachment. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, AnneMarie Kaiser, Guy L Cumberbatch, March 27, 2012: US08142497 (51 worldwide citation)

A prosthetic heart valve having spaced apart anchoring flanges that change shape when the valve is implanted and contact the surrounding annulus to prevent migration of the valve. The heart valve may be non-expandable and the anchoring flanges may provide the primary anchoring structure of the valve ...

Robert Friedman, Howard D Lesher: Welding control systems. Dimetrics, Ralph B Pastoriza, April 19, 1977: US04019016 (39 worldwide citation)

An electric arc welding system includes programming circuits for controlling the position of a welding torch on a carriage wherein the carriage is caused to move along in the direction of a weld path on a member to be welded. The programming circuits cause the torch to move back and forth across the ...

Richard Kenneth Burley, Robert Friedman, Howard D Lesher: Programmed control system. North American Rockwell Corporation, William R Lane, Thomas S MacDonald, Allan Rothenberg, September 5, 1972: US3689734 (30 worldwide citation)

A programmed welding system is described which automatically controls weld current, electrode travel rate, and weld duration time in an orbital type welder. Each program is carried on a single card bearing a number of resistors of which each controls one of the various parameters that is peculiar to ...

Jeff Burdette, Joseph Hebenstreit, Richard Cabrera, Christopher Jason Lee, Robert Friedman, David Helsper: Method, computer program product and electronic device for hyper-local geo-targeting. Digital Envoy, Smith Gambrell & Russell, May 14, 2013: US08443107 (16 worldwide citation)

A method, computer program product and electronic device are provided for providing hyper-local geo-targeting based on validated, user-supplied geographic information, wherein the user's anonymity may be maintained. In particular, user-supplied geographic information may be collected in association ...

David Helsper, Jeff Burdette, Robert Friedman: Email anti-phishing inspector. Digital Envoy, Ballard Spahr, October 4, 2011: US08032594 (9 worldwide citation)

An application and system for inspecting an email message to determine if the email message is being used in a phishing ploy. When an email recipient receives an email message, the email message is sent to an EScam server for inspection. During its inspection, the EScam server considers various crit ...

Robert Friedman, Eric Shinsato, Robert Kerfin: Clear coat composition for potato products and method of making. Cerestar Holding, Bierman Muserlian and Lucas, July 27, 1999: US05928693 (9 worldwide citation)

The clear coat composition for french fries is a combination of an acetylated starch, a dextrin, and a rice flour. The acetylated starch has an acetyl content of 1.5% to 2.5% and is made from a starch obtained from a plant having a genotype selected from the group consisting of dull sugary-2 and amy ...

William R Wintermute II, Robert Friedman, Carmine Bucalo: Support for modular containers with outwardly-extending access panels. Mars Incorporated, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, August 15, 2006: US07089872 (6 worldwide citation)

A module support for forming a unitary display preferably from containers having outwardly extending access panels. In particular, a common module support for creating an array from two or more container modules is provided. The module support may be advantageously utilized as a stand alone display ...

Wanda Wienen, Susan Furcsik, David Mauro, Ibrahim Abbas, Robert Friedman: Food product made from a carotenoid-free corn starch. American Maize Products Company, Lucas & Just, August 18, 1992: US05139809 (6 worldwide citation)

The carotenoid component of corn starch was found to contribute to the corn flavor of the corn starch. The food product made with a carotenoid-free starch which has been extracted from a corn kernel is bland in flavor.

Robert Friedman: Method of minimizing distortion to radiation isodose contours and of targeting the depth of maximum dose at an effective tissue depth during radiation therapy. Eco Safe International, William David Kiesel, Robert C Tucker, April 4, 1995: US05402783 (3 worldwide citation)

A method for minimizing the distortion of the isodose contours created by tissue surface irregularities and for targeting the depth of maximum dose at an effective tissue depth during radiation therapy to a treatment field from a source is described. The method comprises the steps of: (i) placing an ...