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John D Rensel, Robert J Trew, Paul B Wilson: Method and apparatus for transmitting stored data and engineering conditions of a tire to a remote location. Bridgestone Firestone, John M Vasuta, Michael Sand, C Santa Maria, November 2, 1999: US05977870 (46 worldwide citation)

A method for monitoring various engineering conditions of a pneumatic tire such a temperature, pressure, tire rotation and other operating conditions of the tire. A tire tag is mounted on the interior of the tire within the pressurizable cavity and contains the stored data and sensors for detecting ...


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Georg G A Bohm, John D Rensel, Russell W Koch, John L Turner, Robert J Trew: Combination monitoring device and patch for a pneumatic tire and method of installing the same. Bridgestone Firestone North American Tire, Thomas R Kingsbury, Fred H Zollinger III, John H Hornickel, May 14, 2002: US06388567 (46 worldwide citation)

A monitoring device and patch combination used to monitor the conditions of a pneumatic tire having an innerliner includes a monitoring device and patch. The monitoring device includes a first connection element that is connected to the monitoring device. The patch includes an antenna that is connec ...


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Paul B Wilson, Robert J Trew, Russell W Koch: Combination monitoring device and patch for a pneumatic tire and method of installing the same with a coupled antenna. Bridgestone Firestone Research, Fred H Zollinger III, Thomas R Kingsbury, March 27, 2001: US06208244 (37 worldwide citation)

A monitoring device and patch combination used to monitor the conditions of a pneumatic tire having an innerliner includes a monitoring device and a patch. The monitoring device includes at least one sensing element that is adapted to sense a condition of the pneumatic tire. The monitoring device al ...


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Umesh K Mishra, Robert J Trew: High current, high voltage breakdown field effect transistor. North Carolina State University at Raleigh, Bell Seltzer Park & Gibson, January 28, 1992: US05084743 (37 worldwide citation)

The gate voltage breakdown of an integrated circuit field effect transistor, especially a compound semiconductor metal semiconductor field effect transistor (MESFET) and high electron mobility transistor (HEMT) is dramatically increased by forming an electron trap layer on the surface of the device, ...


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Georg G A Bohm, John D Rensel, Russell W Koch, John L Turner, Robert J Trew: Patch and tire monitoring device. Bridgestone Firestone North American Tire, Fred H Zollinger, Michael R Huber, November 25, 2003: US06653936 (14 worldwide citation)

A monitoring device and patch combination used to monitor the conditions of a pneumatic tire having an innerliner includes a monitoring device and patch. The monitoring device includes a first connection element that is connected to the monitoring device. The patch includes an antenna that is connec ...


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Paul B Wilson, Russell W Koch, Robert J Trew: Monitoring device and tire combination. Bridgestone Firestone North American Tire, Fred H Zollinger III, November 7, 2006: US07132930 (8 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a monitoring device and tire combination wherein an antenna is mounted to the tire in a location spaced from the monitoring device. In one embodiment, the antenna may be mounted to the tire sidewall outside the body cords of the tire. The antenna may be mounted on the outer su ...


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Umesh K Mishra, Robert J Trew: Method of making high current, high voltage breakdown field effect transistor. North Carolina State University, Bell Seltzer Park & Gibson, January 19, 1993: US05180681 (8 worldwide citation)

The gate voltage breakdown of an integrated circuit field effect transistor, expecially a compound semiconductor metal semiconductor field effect transistor (MESFET) and high electron mobility transistor (HEMT) is dramatically increased by forming an electron trap layer on the surface of the device, ...


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Georg G A Bohm, Russell W Koch, Paul B Wilson, Robert J Trew: Method of using tire tag protector. Bridgestone Firestone Research, Thomas R Kingsbury, Michael Sand, John H Hornickel, November 6, 2001: US06312539 (8 worldwide citation)

A tire tag protector is used to cover a tire tag on the inside of a pneumatic tire during a high-voltage, non-destructive test procedure. The tire tag protector includes a layer of dielectric and is configured to fit completely over the tire tag inside a pneumatic tire, the tire tag protector may al ...


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Paul B Wilson, Robert J Trew, Russell W Koch: Monitoring device and tire combination. Bridgestone Firestone North American Tire, Fred H Zollinger III, July 19, 2005: US06919799 (7 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a monitoring device and tire combination wherein an antenna is mounted to the tire in a location spaced from the monitoring device. In one embodiment, the antenna may be mounted to the tire sidewall outside the body cords of the tire. The antenna may be mounted on the outer su ...


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Paul B Wilson, Russell W Koch, Robert J Trew: Monitoring device and tire combination. Tom Kingsbury, Fred Zollinger, September 22, 2009: US07592902 (5 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a monitoring device and tire combination wherein an antenna is mounted to the tire in a location spaced from the monitoring device. In one embodiment, the antenna may be mounted to the tire sidewall outside the body cords of the tire. The antenna may be mounted on the outer su ...