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Brain T McMahon, Chester E Sievert Jr, Scott R Wilson, Ronald R Zimmermann, Robert A Palme, John G Yager, David R Walsh: Optical biopsy system and methods for tissue diagnosis. SpectraScience, Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth P A, January 16, 2001: US06174291 (251 worldwide citation)

A system characterizes tissue using fluorescence spectroscopy, such as light-induced fluorescence. Native fluorescence (“autofluorescence”) from endogenous tissue without requiring fluorescence-enhancing agents is used to distinguish between normal tissue, hyperplastic tissue, adenomatous tissue, an ...


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John R McNeil, Scott R Wilson, Richard H Krukar: Method for broad wavelength scatterometry. Bio Rad Laboratories, William E Hein, February 2, 1999: US05867276 (166 worldwide citation)

An optical scatterometer system enables analysis of a sample material at various wavelengths without rotating or otherwise moving the sample material.


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John R McNeil, S Sohail H Naqvi, Scott R Wilson: Lens scatterometer system employing source light beam scanning means. Bio Rad Laboratories, William E Hein, December 30, 1997: US05703692 (152 worldwide citation)

An optical scatterometer system enables illumination of a sample material at various angles of incidence without rotating or otherwise moving the sample material.


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Chester E Sievert Jr, Scott R Wilson, Greg L Townsend, James L Pokorney, Brian T McMahon: Optical forceps system and method of diagnosing and treating tissue. SpectraScience, Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth P A, May 28, 2002: US06394964 (140 worldwide citation)

A biopsy forceps device is provided for obtaining tissue samples, or removing tissue for therapeutic reasons, at a site within a body, while maintaining access to the site through an access lumen of the biopsy forceps. The device includes an elongate tubular body for introduction into the body and n ...


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John R McNeil, Scott R Wilson: Two-dimensional optical scatterometer apparatus and process. William E Hein, August 31, 1993: US05241369 (84 worldwide citation)

An optical scatterometer system includes a screen positioned to receive and display a pattern representative of light specularly reflected and scattered from an illuminated sample material and a camera positioned to record the pattern displayed on the screen. The screen may present a curved surface ...


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Greg L Townsend, Brian T McMahon, Chester E Sievert Jr, Scott R Wilson, James L Pokorney, John P Farris, David E Porter, Mark H Feddern: Optical biopsy forceps system and method of diagnosing tissue. SpectraScience, Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth P A, May 23, 2000: US06066102 (71 worldwide citation)

A biopsy forceps device is provided for obtaining tissue samples at a site within the body, while maintaining access to the site through an access lumen of the biopsy forceps. The device includes an elongate tubular body for introduction into the body and navigation to an area of interest. An inner ...


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Scott R Wilson: Bi-directional field control for proportional control based generator/alternator voltage regulator. Visteon Global Technologies, Dickinson Wright PLLC, May 2, 2006: US07038406 (50 worldwide citation)

An H-bridge switching topology for bi-directional field excitation to null the effects of a rotor's permanent magnets uses both a low-side and a high-side field excitation driver to control the rotor's average field current. A standard proportional control signal for generators using uni-directional ...


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John R McNeil, Scott R Wilson: Method and apparatus for ion etching and deposition. Albert Sopp, Robert W Weig, July 19, 1988: US04758304 (35 worldwide citation)

The disclosure relates to a method and apparatus using ion etching and ion assisted deposition to reform a surface of an object, such as a large lens, from its existing topography to a predetermined topography. The method comprises comparing the existing topography of the surface of the object to th ...


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Scott R Wilson: Eyeglass frame display device. Display Corporation International, June 12, 1979: US04157760 (23 worldwide citation)

A display device for a conventional eyeglass frame includes a display panel and an outer transparent panel mounted on and bowed outwardly relative to the display panel. At least one eyeglass frame can be supported by the device such that the lens holders and bridge of the eyeglass frame are position ...


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John R McNeil, Scott R Wilson: Method and apparatus for ion deposition and etching. University of New Mexico, Robert W Weig, Deborah A Peacock, October 31, 1989: US04877479 (16 worldwide citation)

The disclosure relates to maskless deposition and etching and more particularly to maskless deposition and etching of the surface of objects using single and multiple ion sources.