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Robert W Jones: Accessing and selecting multiple key functions with minimum keystrokes. Hewlett Packard Company, November 2, 1993: US05258748 (135 worldwide citation)

A calculating device and related method for accessing and selecting among multiple key functions with a minimum of keystrokes. The keyboard includes menu keys corresponding to menu labels displayable on the display and a multi-function key having a primary function and a secondary function. Which of ...


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Robert W Jones: Orthopedic restraint apparatus. Mesa, Thomas E Sisson, October 16, 1990: US04962760 (44 worldwide citation)

An orthopedic restraint apparatus having lower leg brace members, a contoured foot support, an adjustable ankle joint articulation system, and a hingedly mounted toe member. The ankle joint articulation system is easily adjustable to a multiplicity of discrete flexion angles by the appropriate place ...


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Donald R Rochelo, Robert W Jones: Container for electronic card. Kent I Patashnick, July 2, 1996: US05531328 (41 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a container for containing a PCMCIA card, or an electronic card similar thereto. The container comprises a box that has a bottom portion for holding the card, and a cover portion that is rotatably connected with the bottom portion in order to fit over the bottom portion in t ...


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Robert W Jones: Multi-ply support belt. Gunn Lee & Miller, February 7, 1995: US05387183 (35 worldwide citation)

A multi-ply, back and abdominal support belt having a generally elastic primary ply, a non-elastic, unyielding secondary ply, and a high tension elastic tertiary ply. The multi-ply belt is further provided with cooperation fasteners and securing elements to hold the elements in cooperative engagemen ...


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Stephen A Edelen, Robert W Jones: Electrically operated parking brake system. Eaton Corporation, Brooks & Kushman, December 6, 1994: US05370449 (34 worldwide citation)

A parking brake system is provided which includes a dual solenoid operated valve located in series with the emergency brake control valve of a hydraulically operated brake system. The dual solenoid valve is operable to either one of two mechanical detent positions so that positioning of the valve is ...


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Xuemei Zhang, Robert W Jones, Izhak Baharav, Donald M Reid: System and method for digital image tone mapping using an adaptive sigmoidal function based on perceptual preference guidelines. Agilent Technologies, April 4, 2006: US07023580 (32 worldwide citation)

An adaptive image tone mapping curve based on perceptual preference guidelines is generated as a sigmoidal function, in which the sigmoidal function parameters (slope and shift) are determined by original image statistics. Tone curves generated for different images each have a smooth sigmoidal shape ...


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James A Kargol, Robert W Jones, Bruce A Hiemstra, Marc D Hewko, Yannis Poulos, Ronald R Siegrist, Wee Tzee Gam, David W Husted, Chester S Fudala: Vehicle seat adjuster. Hoover Universal, Harness Dickey & Pierce, January 13, 1998: US05707035 (21 worldwide citation)

A power seat adjuster for bucket type vehicle seats includes inboard and outboard track assemblies each including a fixed lower section, a movable upper or movable section and a precision sliding interface including roller bearings between the moving upper track and the fixed lower track, the surfac ...


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Robert W Jones: System and method for capturing color images that extends the dynamic range of an image sensor using first and second groups of pixels. Agilent Technologies, August 2, 2005: US06924841 (21 worldwide citation)

A technique for digitally capturing a high contrast color image involves simultaneously capturing image data from bright and dark areas using an image sensor with pixels of the same color that have different sensitivities to the bright and dark areas. The image data from the different sensitivity pi ...


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Robert W Jones: Gutter foam filter. Richard C Litman, April 24, 2007: US07208081 (20 worldwide citation)

The gutter foam filter elements are generally triangular, four-foot lengths of flexible plastic open-cell foam material placed in and extending the full length of a conventional “K” type or similar roof gutter. The foam filter elements may be inserted within the gutter below gutter spikes. The foam ...


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Charles M Cason III, James F Perkins, Robert W Jones: Unstable optical resonators with tilted spherical mirrors. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Army, Nathan Edelberg, Robert P Gibson, James T Deaton, December 16, 1980: US04239341 (18 worldwide citation)

Tilted spherical mirrors are used as a means of achieving asymmetric magnification (M.sub.x .noteq.M.sub.y) in collimated-output unstable resonators which obviate fabrication difficulties associated with non-spherical mirrors. By suitable choice of rather large tilt angles of spherical mirrors and m ...