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Shu Lin: Universal error control coding scheme for digital communication and data storage systems. Commuications Coding Corporation, Patton Boggs, November 29, 2011: US08069390 (88 worldwide citation)

The universal forward error-correction coding system provides adjustable code rates and coding gains to greatly benefit the design of many modern digital communications (data storage) systems. The channel encoding and decoding methods are universal such that a single encoder and a single decoder can ...


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Petro Moilanen, Patrick Nicholson, Shu Lin Cheng, Jussi Timonen: Method and device for the non-invasive assessment of bones. Fildes & Outland P C, October 13, 2009: US07601120 (75 worldwide citation)

A method for the in vivo non-invasive characterization of the material and architectural properties of a bone in which an ultrasonic wave is introduced into a bone in such way as to produce one or more guided wave modes within the bone, and the signals emerging from the bone are stored and analyzed ...


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Chih Shu Lin, Yu Wu Fan, Chia Hui Wang, Chun Kai Yang, Wei Chung Hsu, Cheng Wen Hsiao: Intelligent touch-type universal remote control. Sun Wave Technology, Bacon & Thomas PLLC, October 14, 2003: US06633281 (47 worldwide citation)

An intelligent touch-type universal remote control has a touch-type screen, an infrared transmitter for transmitting remote control codes, an infrared receiver for receiving remote control codes to perform a learning procedure, a basic button set, and a processing unit. The touch-type screen can be ...


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Fang Hong Wang, Shu Lin Duan, Ching Tien Chen, Pin Yuan Hou, Wen Chih Ko: Plug connector. Advanced Connectek, Rabin & Berdo P C, April 13, 2010: US07695318 (39 worldwide citation)

A plug connector has an insulative housing, a plurality of first terminals, a plurality of second terminals and a positioning bracket. The terminals are mounted in the insulative housing and each terminal has a soldering portion. The positioning bracket is mounted on the insulative housing and has a ...


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Robert Morelos Zaragoza, Shu Lin, Marc Fossorier: Method and apparatus for multi-level coding of digital signals. LSI Logic Corporation, Christopher P Maiorana P C, November 4, 2003: US06643332 (39 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for multi-level encrypted encoding and decoding of digital signals, which includes utilizing only one type of encoder and one type of decoder. This can be either the same encoder and decoder used in throughout the process, or multiple, identical encoders and decoders. This all ...


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Shu Lin, Philip S Yu: Effective error control scheme for satellite communications. International Business Machines Corporation, Philip Young, Roy R Schlemmer Jr, August 10, 1982: US04344171 (38 worldwide citation)

A hybrid scheme for controlling transmission errors in digital data communication systems. Normally, data blocks with a small number of parity digits for error detection are transmitted. When the presence of errors is detected, the retransmissions are not the original data blocks but some properly s ...


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Shu Lin Cheng, Jussi Timonen, Harri Suominen, Jari Toivanen: Method for diagnosing and monitoring osteoporosis. Fildes & Outland P C, June 30, 1998: US05772592 (38 worldwide citation)

A method for diagnosing and monitoring osteoporosis includes the steps of obtaining volumetric bone mineral density and cross-sectional area information of a bone of a patient utilizing computerized tomography, displaying the information in matrix image form wherein each pixel indicates the density ...


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Shu Lin: Multimedia photo albums. Thomson Licensing, Joseph J Laks, Robert B Levy, Jorge Tony Villabon, April 22, 2008: US07362963 (37 worldwide citation)

A method and system for providing a disc media photo album having a physical data structure including a video title set, a video object set for title containing at least one video object and a plurality of cells is provided in which the disc media is backward compatible. The physical data structure ...


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Shu Lin, Donald Henry Willis: Fast motion trick mode using dummy predictive pictures. Thomson Licensing, Joseph J Laks, Robert B Levy, Jorge Tony Villabon, August 14, 2007: US07257312 (35 worldwide citation)

The invention concerns a method (200 or 300) and system (100) for performing a trick mode operation on a video signal containing a plurality of progressively scanned original pictures. The method (200) includes the step of selectively skipping (214) at least one of the original pictures to convert t ...


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Shu Lin: Method for tracking defective sectors in re-writable disk media. Thomson Licensing, Joseph S Tripoli, Joseph J Laks, Jorge Tony Villabon, February 14, 2006: US07000152 (30 worldwide citation)

A method for updating a defect list in a DVD can include processing sectors on the DVD during a playback operation; adding references to selected ones of the processed sectors to a defect candidate list; identifying defective sectors among the selected ones of the processed sectors; and, adding refe ...