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Peter H Bold, Weston J Lahr: System for and method of controlling display characteristics including brightness and contrast. Rockwell Collins, Angel N Gerdzhikov, Donna P Suchy, Daniel M Barbieri, June 16, 2015: US09058510 (3 worldwide citation)

A system and method for controlling display characteristics is disclosed. The system and method includes a memory and a processor coupled to the memory configured to execute instructions stored in the memory to detect video input from a sensor, receive a control signal from a user and use the input ...


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Daniel Y Chiew, Roger L Yum, Travis S Vanderkamp, Alexander D Reid, Carlo L Tiana, Weston J Lahr: Image combining system, device, and method of multiple vision sources. Rockwell Collins, Angel N Gerdzhikov, Donna P Suchy, Daniel M Barbieri, March 10, 2015: US08976042 (3 worldwide citation)

Present novel and non-trivial system, device, and method for combining image data received from two or more vision systems are disclosed. A system may be comprised of a first vision source, a second vision source, and an image generator (“IG”). The first vision source may be could configured to gene ...


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Carlo L Tiana, Weston J Lahr, Robert D Brown, Duane P Pond: Artifact prevention system, device, and method for an electromagnetic imaging system. Angel N Gerdzhikov, Donna P Suchy, Daniel M Barbieri, February 17, 2015: US08957373 (1 worldwide citation)

Present novel and non-trivial system, device, and method for preventing artifacts in an electromagnetic imaging system are disclosed. A processing unit may be configured to receive or derive exposure data corresponding to an exposure of electromagnetic radiation; identify each cell of the exposure d ...


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Weston J Lahr, William T Kirchner, David I Han: Automatic boresighting of head-worn display. Rockwell Collins, Angel N Gerdzhikov, Donna P Suchy, Daniel M Barbieri, February 13, 2018: US09891705

A system and method for automatic boresighting of a head-tracking system for a HWD or HUD accesses georeferenced pose (position/orientation) data of an aircraft or other mobile platform from a georeferenced head-tracker and platform-referenced head pose data (based on fiducial markers within the air ...


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Weston J Lahr, Peter H Bold: System and method for merging enhanced vision data with a synthetic vision data. ROCKWELL COLLINS, Donna P Suchy, Daniel M Barbieri, August 8, 2017: US09726486

A system and method for providing a video merged from two independent video sources to a display is disclosed. The system and method includes receiving an enhanced vision video from an enhanced vision system, receiving a synthetic vision video from a synthetic vision system and selecting an enhanced ...


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Carlo L Tiana, Weston J Lahr: Latency-reducing image generating system, device, and method. Rockwell Collins, Daniel M Barbieri, Donna P Suchy, Angel N Gerdzhikov, June 6, 2017: US09669940

A present novel and non-trivial system, device, and method for reducing image generating latency of an image presented on a display unit are disclosed. An image processing unit (“IPU”) may receive the image data set; receive (1) first navigation data of a first time from which second navigation data ...


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Weston J Lahr: Image content enhancement generating and presenting system, device, and method. Rockwell Collins, Daniel M Barbieri, Donna P Suchy, Angel N Gerdzhikov, September 5, 2017: US09754358

A system, device, and method for generating and presenting enhanced image content are disclosed. The enhanced image content presenting system may include a display system receiving enhanced spatial image pixel (SIP) data from an image processor (IP). The IP may be configured to acquire one or more f ...


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Peter H Bold, Weston J Lahr, Jared R Prink, Nathaniel S Kowash, Robert B Wood: Image integrity monitor system and method. Rockwell Collins, Angel N Gerdzhikov, Donna P Suchy, Daniel M Barbieri, January 16, 2018: US09870603

Systems and methods for monitoring integrity of image sensing devices are disclosed. The method may include: obtaining a characterized noise pattern of an image sensing device; determining whether an image generated by the image sensing device is misaligned with an actual scene based on the characte ...


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Carlo L Tiana, Weston J Lahr, Travis S VanDerKamp, Sarah Barber, Felix B Turcios: Airfield centered range markers. Rockwell Collins, Angel N Gerdzhikov, Donna P Suchy, Daniel M Barbieri, March 6, 2018: US09908639

An in aircraft computer renders graphical representations of airfield range marker extensions to a runway extended centerline, even when the runway extended centerline is not rendered. Crossbars of the runway extended centerline are extended as arc segments to the center of the display with chevrons ...