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Himanshu A Sanghavi, Earl A Killian, James Robert Kennedy, Darin S Petkov, Peng Tu, William A Huffman: Load/store operation of memory misaligned vector data using alignment register storing realigned data portion for combining with remaining portion. Tensilica, Pillsbury Winthrop et al, May 15, 2007: US07219212 (58 worldwide citation)

A processor can achieve high code density while allowing higher performance than existing architectures, particularly for Digital Signal Processing (DSP) applications. In accordance with one aspect, the processor supports three possible instruction sizes while maintaining the simplicity of programmi ...


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J Algot Johnson, Robert Kennedy: Apparatus for a cargo restraint system. Howard I Podell, August 3, 1976: US03972500 (40 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for the restraint of cargo in carriers such as freight containers, highway trucks and trailers, railroad cars, ships, aircraft and space vehicles. The apparatus includes continuous rails which are fastened flush to the floor of the cargo carrier and to the structural supports of said floor ...


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S Jay Gordon Jr, Clifton Mahaffey, Robert J Tefft, Robert Kennedy, Jess Yowell: Method and system for vehicle emissions testing through on-board diagnostics unit inspection. Gordon Darby Systems, David W Nagle Jr, Stites & Harbison PLLC, August 10, 2004: US06775602 (37 worldwide citation)

A decentralized method and system for vehicle emissions testing preferably uses the OBD unit of the vehicle to be tested. A preferred implementation of the method and system includes a remote overview or supervisory location in communication with a plurality of decentralized inspection stations or t ...


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Frederick Chow, Robert Kennedy, Shin Ming Liu, Raymond Lo, Peng Tu, Sun C Chan: Method, system, and computer program product for performing register promotion via load and store placement optimization within an optimizing compiler. Silicon Graphics Incorporated, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox P L L C, October 3, 2000: US06128775 (36 worldwide citation)

A method, system, and computer program product for performing register promotion, that optimizes placement of load and store operations of a computer program within a compiler. Based on the observation that the circumstances for promoting a memory location's value to register coincide with situation ...


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Himanshu A Sanghavi, Earl A Killian, James Robert Kennedy, Darin S Petkov, Peng Tu, William A Huffman: Vector co-processor for configurable and extensible processor architecture. Tensilica, Pillsbury Winthrop, May 20, 2008: US07376812 (35 worldwide citation)

A processor can achieve high code density while allowing higher performance than existing architectures, particularly for Digital Signal Processing (DSP) applications. In accordance with one aspect, the processor supports three possible instruction sizes while maintaining the simplicity of programmi ...


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Smith James Watson, Smith Everard John, Greig Ian Robert Kennedy, Knowles Rodney Peter: Sheet material of fibre-reinforced cement. Pilkington Brothers, June 5, 1985: GB2148871-A (34 worldwide citation)

Sheet material, which may be flat or of profiled (e.g. corrugated) cross-section, suitable for use as building panels, e.g. roofing slates, is formed of a fibre-reinforced cement composition comprising, in weight percentages:- Ordinary Portland cement 50 to 71% Pulverised fuel ash 14 to 40% Volatili ...


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Jefferies Robert Kennedy, Wickline deceased Glenn D, Wickline executrix by Barbara Alice, Mirdadian Kian Mohammed: Motion compensated blowout and loss circulation detection. The Offshore Company, Edwards Joe E, Martin Julian Clark, October 7, 1975: US3910110 (27 worldwide citation)

A system for detecting the commencemenet of a blowout or lost circulation in a subaqueous well being drilled from a floating vessel in which drilling fluid is being utilized. The rates of flow of the drilling fluid into and out of the well are monitored, compared, and a signal is generated proportio ...


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Frederick Chow, Sun Chan, Robert Kennedy, Shin Ming Liu, Raymond Lo, Peng Tu: System, method, and computer program product for partial redundancy elimination based on static single assignment form during compilation. Silicon Graphics, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox P L L C, February 15, 2000: US06026241 (22 worldwide citation)

Partial redundancy elimination of a computer program is described that operates using a static single assignment (SSA) representation of a computer program. The SSA representation of the computer program is processed to eliminate partially redundant expressions in the computer program. This processi ...


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David Owen Marler, Clinton Robert Kennedy, Reuel Shinnar: Process for heat integration of an autothermal reformer and cogeneration power plant. Mobil Oil Corporation, Robert B Furr Jr, Malcolm D Keen, February 15, 2000: US06025403 (22 worldwide citation)

A process for integration of an autothermal reforming unit and a cogeneration power plant in which the reforming unit has two communicating fluid beds. The first fluid bed is a reformer reactor containing inorganic metal oxide and which is used to react oxygen and light hydrocarbons at conditions su ...


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Frederick Chow, Sun Chan, Peter Dahl, Robert Kennedy, Shin Ming Liu, Raymond Lo, Mark Streich, Peng Tu: Method, system, and computer program product for using static single assignment form as a program representation and a medium for performing global scalar optimization. Silicon Graphics, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox P L L C, October 9, 2001: US06301704 (19 worldwide citation)

A method, system, and computer product uses a hashed static single assignment (SSA) form as a program representation and a medium for performing global scalar optimization. A compiler, after expressing the computer program in SSA form, can perform one or more static single assignment (SSA)-based, SS ...