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Robert J Gove, Jeffrey B Sampsell, Vishal Markandey: Method and device for multi-format television. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Julie L Reed, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, February 6, 1996: US05489952 (335 worldwide citation)

A multi-format display system including hardware and algorithms for digital and High Definition Television. The system includes a light source (120), a tuner/preprocessor unit (114), a processor unit (116), a spatial light modulator (118), and a display surface (128). The processor unit can scale an ...


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Robert J Gove, Stephen W Marshall, Vishal Markandey, Donald B Doherty, Richard C Meyer, Scott D Heimbuch: Digital television system. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Julie L Reed, Richard L Donaldson, Rene E Grossman, June 11, 1996: US05526051 (295 worldwide citation)

A digital television system (10) is provided. System (10) may receive a video signal at composite video interface and separation circuit (16). The video signal is separated into separate video signals by composite video interface and separation circuit (16). The separate video signals are converted ...


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Robert J Gove, Jeffrey B Sampsell, Vishal Markandey: Method and device for multi-format television. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Julie L Reed, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, March 4, 1997: US05608468 (267 worldwide citation)

A spatial light modulator with hexagonal elements or pixels. The elements include a reflective hexagonal surface supported by flexible hinges. The hinges are in turn supported by support posts away from a substrate. On the substrate are control or address electrodes which control the direction of de ...


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Robert J Gove, Jeffrey B Sampsell, Vishal Markandey: Method and device for multi-format television. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Julie L Reed, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, October 29, 1996: US05570135 (250 worldwide citation)

A multi-format display system including hardware and algorithms for digital and High Definition Television. The system includes a light source (120), a tuner/preprocessor unit (114), a processor unit (116), a spatial light modulator (118), and a display surface (128). The processor unit can scale an ...


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Robert J Gove, Vishal Markandey: Pixel data processing for spatial light modulator having staggered pixels. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Julie L Reed, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, June 25, 1996: US05530482 (247 worldwide citation)

Methods of processing pixel data for display on a spatial light modulator (SLM) (15) having staggered pixels. An analog image signal in interlaced field format is sampled to provide staggered pixel data in field format, where pixel values in odd lines are offset from pixel values in even lines. This ...


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Vishal Markandey, Robert J Gove: Method of reducing the visual impact of defects present in a spatial light modulator display. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Charles A Brill, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, April 2, 1996: US05504504 (138 worldwide citation)

A method and display system for reducing the visual impact of defects present in an image display. The display includes an array of pixels, each non-defective pixel being selectively operable in response to input data by addressing facilities between an "on" state, whereat light is directed onto a v ...


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Kazuhiro Ohara, Vishal Markandey, Robert J Gove: Motion adaptive vertical scaling for interlaced digital image data. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Robert C Klinger, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, September 23, 1997: US05671018 (106 worldwide citation)

A motion adaptive method for vertically scaling an image. The image data is analyzed to obtain a motion magnitude value for each pixel (31). The pixel data is then processed with two scaling processes (35, 36), performed in parallel. One scaling process is better suited for low motion images and the ...


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Robert J Gove, John R Reder, Scott D Heimbuch, Vishal Markandey, Stephen W Marshall: Multi-format television reciever. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Charles A Brill, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, August 18, 1998: US05796442 (81 worldwide citation)

A television system 106 and display method for receiving and displaying television broadcasts having various formats. The television system resizes (106) the various received image formats for display on a common display device. Images are resized horizontally by altering the rate at which data is s ...


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Todd Clatanoff, Vishal Markandey, Robert J Gove, Kazuhiro Ohara: Motion adaptive scan-rate conversion using directional edge interpolation. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Julie L Reed, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, June 10, 1997: US05638139 (77 worldwide citation)

A method for processing video data to produce a progressively scanned signal from an input of conventional interlaced video. The data is received at a processor (1), used to determine a motion signal (26) over time between field of the data. The motion signal is filtered to reduce errors caused by n ...


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Vishal Markandey, Alan T Wetzel, Fred J Shipley, Roy I Edenson, Ryan R Middleton, William E Cammack: Data protection system. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Pedro P Hernandez, W James Brady III, Frederick J Telecky Jr, February 25, 2003: US06526144 (72 worldwide citation)

A method of communicating from a transmitter to a receiver over a communication medium. For the transmitter, the method includes the step of formatting data into a data stream to be communicated across the communications medium. This data stream comprises a plurality of headers (PACK HEADER). Moreov ...