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Marvin M Theimer, Michael J Spreitzer, Mark D Weiser, Richard J Goldstein, Scott A Elrod, Daniel C Swinehart, William N Schilit, Robert T Krivacic, Roy Want: Method for granting a user request having locational and contextual attributes consistent with user policies for devices having locational attributes consistent with the user request. Xerox Corporation, R Christine Jacobs, Tracy L Hurt, September 10, 1996: US05555376 (632 worldwide citation)

The present invention describes a method for superimposing prespecified locational, environmental, and contextual controls on user interactions, including interactions of mobile users, with computational resources. A system is described for electronically monitoring contextual information concerning ...


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Marvin M Theimer, Michael J Spreitzer, Mark D Weiser, Richard J Goldstein, Scott A Elrod, Daniel C Swinehart, William N Schilit, Robert T Krivacic, Roy Want: Method for triggering selected machine event when the triggering properties of the system are met and the triggering conditions of an identified user are perceived. Xerox Corporation, R Christine Jacobs, Tracy L Hurt, February 11, 1997: US05603054 (582 worldwide citation)

The present invention describes a method for superimposing prespecified locational, environmental, and contextual controls on user interactions, including interactions of mobile users, with computational resources. A system is described for electronically monitoring contextual information concerning ...


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Marvin M Theimer, Michael J Spreitzer, Mark D Weiser, Richard J Goldstein, Scott A Elrod, Daniel C Swinehart, William N Schilit, Robert T Krivacic, Roy Want: Method for selectively performing event on computer controlled device whose location and allowable operation is consistent with the contextual and locational attributes of the event. Xerox Corporation, R Christine Jacobs, Tracy L Hurt, March 11, 1997: US05611050 (496 worldwide citation)

The present invention describes a method for superimposing prespecified locational, environmental, and contextual controls on user interactions, including interactions of mobile users, with computational resources. A system is described for electronically monitoring contextual information concerning ...


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Marvin M Theimer, Michael J Spreitzer, Mark D Weiser, Richard J Goldstein, Scott A Elrod, Daniel C Swinehart, William N Schilit, Robert T Krivacic, Roy Want: System for granting ownership of device by user based on requested level of ownership, present state of the device, and the context of the device. Xerox Corporation, R Christine Jacobs, Tracy L Hurt, August 6, 1996: US05544321 (477 worldwide citation)

The present invention describes a method for superimposing prespecified locational, environmental, and contextual controls on user interactions, including interactions of mobile users, with computational resources. A system is described for electronically monitoring contextual information concerning ...


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Mark D Weiser, Richard J Goldstein, Roy Want, Brent B Welch, Scott A Elrod, David A Maltz, William N Schilit, Marvin M Theimer: Method and system for the dynamic selection, allocation and arbitration of control between devices within a region. Xerox Corporation, January 16, 1996: US05485634 (82 worldwide citation)

A system is provided for servicing requests by a mobile controller to utilize stationary or mobile resources present within a partitioned communication cell such as an office or room in a building. The mobile controller has a control signal mechanism for generating control request signals to modify ...


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Scott A Elrod, Eric Peeters, Francisco E Torres, David K Biegelsen, John L Dunec, Alan G Bell: Apparatus and method for using electrostatic force to cause fluid movement. Palo Alto Research Center Incorporated, Linda M Robb, Daniel B Curtis, December 12, 2006: US07147763 (63 worldwide citation)

A device for effecting motion of liquid droplets on a surface through the use of electrostatic field force includes a single substrate on which are disposed a plurality of spaced-apart electrodes. A dielectric material surrounds the electrodes on the substrate. The surface on which the liquid drople ...


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Babur B Hadimioglu, Calvin F Quate, Scott A Elrod, Eric G Rawson, Martin Lim: Lithographically defined ejection units. Xerox Corporation, October 15, 1996: US05565113 (62 worldwide citation)

A material deposition head having lithographically defined ejector units. Beneficially, each ejector unit includes a plurality of lithographically defined droplet ejectors. Furthermore, methods of fabricating such lithographically defined material deposition heads are also described.


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Scott A Elrod, Butrus T Khuri Yakub, Calvin F Quate: Acoustic lens arrays for ink printing. Xerox Corporation, June 14, 1988: US04751530 (50 worldwide citation)

To facilitate the fabrication of acoustic printheads, arrays of spherical acoustic lenses are provided for bringing rf acoustic waves to essentially diffraction limited focii at or near the free surface of a pool of ink. These lenses produce focal patterns which are relatively free of localized ampl ...


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Scott A Elrod, Butrus T Khuri Yakub, Calvin F Quate, Thomas R VanZandt: Microlenses for acoustic printing. Xerox Corporation, June 14, 1988: US04751529 (47 worldwide citation)

A printhead for an acoustic printer comprises one or more acoustic microlenses, each of which brings an acoustic beam to focus approximately at the free surface of a pool of ink for ejecting individual droplets of ink from the pool on demand. As used herein, an "acoustic microlens" is defined as bei ...


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Scott A Elrod, David L Steinmetz: Large area electronic writing system. Xerox Corporation, R Christine Jacobs, February 27, 1996: US05495269 (46 worldwide citation)

Collaborative work on an interactive system is facilitated by accurately capturing and displaying information on an interactive system, wherein multiple persons may work together for supplying and receiving information with a single large area display. A large area electronic writing system is provi ...