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Paul R Borgmeier, James D Isaacson, William A Miller: Resposable electrosurgical instrument. MegaDyne Medical Products, Workman Nydegger & Seeley, July 18, 2000: US06090107 (256 worldwide citation)

An improved electrosurgical instrument is disclosed and claims which includes a reusable electrode shaft, a disposable tip and a novel, insulated coupling for removably connecting the disposable tip to the electrode shaft. The present invention provides several advantages and features. The coupling ...


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William A Miller: Automatic file differencing and updating system. Miller Call Plauck and Miller, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, November 3, 1998: US05832520 (154 worldwide citation)

A method and file structure for generating an efficient difference files from and old file and a new file so that a difference file can be transmitted to a second computer system where the difference file and a duplicate of the old file can quickly be used to create a copy of the new file is disclos ...


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Robert K Rowe, William A Miller, Nanxiang Ge, Mark Ries Robinson: Apparatus and method for identification of individuals by near-infrared spectrum. Lumidigm, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, September 30, 2003: US06628809 (66 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for non-invasively verifying human identities using near-infrared spectroscopy. Near-infrared tissue spectra can be obtained by projecting near-infrared radiation into skin on the underside of human forearms and capturing the light reflected back and out through the tissue. The ...


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Sundar Kadayam, Gregory J Bishop, William A Miller, Viral Vora: System and method for retrieving and organizing information from disparate computer network information sources. Business Objects Americas, Cooley Godward Kronish, July 28, 2009: US07567953 (60 worldwide citation)

A system and method is provided for accessing information from a plurality of searchable information sources. The method includes the steps of: analyzing a user search query to determine a subject matter of the query; and selecting a sub-set of information from the plurality of information sources b ...


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William A Miller, Daniel E Molter: Mixing apparatus. Fluid Management Partnership, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, March 30, 1993: US05197802 (55 worldwide citation)

A mixing apparatus for pulverulent materials includes guide rods carrying a pair of opposed pressure plates having centers aligned along a common axis of rotation. A tubular frame encloses a three-dimensional volume disposed about said guide rods and pressure plates to shield the guide rods and pres ...


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Daniel C Wonak, Steven J Butz, William A Miller II: Adaptation of computer to communication operation. Extel Corporation, Kinzer Plyer Dorn McEachran & Jambor, June 13, 1989: US04839802 (46 worldwide citation)

A communication adapter for a personal computer or computer terminal is interposed between the computer process unit and its accessory units, such as a keyboard, a printer and a display monitor; the adapter includes a data memory for storing data and actuation signals from the keyboard, from the pro ...


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William A Miller, Sam Ford, Christopher Khoo, James R Cleveland, Jeffrey Mumford, Donald A Rummelhart, Anton Obrecht, Ryan Hanawalt, Marty Leider, Thomas J Amsler: Automated cosmetics dispenser for point of sale cosmetics products. Fluid Management, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, August 30, 2005: US06935386 (35 worldwide citation)

An improved cosmetics dispensing system that includes a controller, a plurality of mutating pumps, a plurality of reservoirs of cosmetics ingredients, a plurality of nozzles, a manifold for concentrically supporting the nozzles, a turntable rotatably connected beneath the manifold wherein the turnta ...


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William A Miller: Mixing structure for paint colorant in a dispensing apparatus. Fluid Management Partnership, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, September 4, 1990: US04953985 (33 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for mixing liquid paint colorant in a plurality of containers. Flexible cables are rotated about their length by a drive motor to rotate agitators in each container. The cable ends which drive the agitators are aligned with the rotational axes of the agitators. Each container has an ope ...


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Stephen R Schulze, Elmer C Lupton, William A Miller, Robert H Hutzler: Method for applying stress-crack resistant fluoropolymer coating. Allied Chemical Corporation, Richard A Negin, Alan M Doernberg, April 28, 1981: US04264650 (29 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a method for coating substrates with a stress-crack resistant coating of a fluoropolymer and a polyfunctional compound having two or more allyl groups such as triallylcyanurate or triallylisocyanurate wherein the fluoropolymer is a polymer comprised of ethylene, chlorotrifluoroethylene ...


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William A Miller, Theodore R Arneson, Andrew V Platacis, Jeffrey D Krull: Simultaneous dispensing apparatus. Fluid Management Partnership, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, April 26, 1994: US05305917 (28 worldwide citation)

Dispensing apparatus is provided for simultaneously dispensing metered quantities of a plurality of materials into a common receptacle. Pump modules each containing a plurality of individual pump members are arranged in a rectangular pattern, between a base plate and a drive plate. The drive plate i ...