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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert R Friedlander, James R Kraemer: System and method for detection of earthquakes and tsunamis, and hierarchical analysis, threat classification, and interface to warning systems. International Business Machines Corporation, Yee & Associates P C, John R Pivnichny, April 6, 2010: US07693663 (14 worldwide citation)

A computer implemented method of producing macro-view conclusion data related to a seismic event. The method includes receiving at a processing center a set of data related to a parameter of a seismic event. The parameter is measured using a vibration sensor of a hard disk drive of a computer at a k ...


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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert L Angell, James R Kraemer: Use of RFIDs to measure flow-rates of materials flowing through piping. International Business Machines Corporation, Dillon & Yudell, August 23, 2011: US08004414 (3 worldwide citation)

Material passing through a piping is laced with Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) tags. As the RFID tags pass an RFID sensor, which is either adjacent to or within the piping, a flow-rate of the material is determined by counting the rate at which the RFID tags pass the RFID sensor.


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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert L Angell, James R Kraemer: Qualitative/quantitative analysis of a material using RFIDs. International Business Machines Corporation, Dillon & Yudell, February 1, 2011: US07880611 (2 worldwide citation)

Unpackaged bulk material is made up of components that have been laced with RFID tags. By interrogating the RFID tags, the different components are identified and quantified, thus providing a quick assay of the bulk material.


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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert L Angell, James R Kraemer: Use of RFIDs to Measure Flow-Rates of Materials Flowing Through Piping. Dillon & Yudell, September 17, 2009: US20090231149-A1

Material passing through a piping is laced with Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) tags. As the RFID tags pass an RFID sensor, which is either adjacent to or within the piping, a flow-rate of the material is determined by counting the rate at which the RFID tags pass the RFID sensor.


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Craig Allen
Craig Allen White, Satyajit Deb, Tao Xu, Zhang Xiaojun, Zhang Rong: Book spread identification arrangement for a board book. D Peter Hochberg Co Lpa, March 1, 2007: US20070046483-A1

A book spread identification arrangement for a board book is provided, the arrangement comprising a plurality of conductive paths, a contact apparatus disposed adjacent to at least part of at least one of the conductive paths and processing apparatus connected to the conductive paths and configured ...


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Thomas D Petite, Richard M Huff: System and method for monitoring and controlling remote devices. StatSignal Systems, Thomas Kayden Horstemeyer & Risley, August 20, 2002: US06437692 (881 worldwide citation)

The present invention is generally directed to a system for monitoring a variety of environmental and/or other conditions within a defined remotely located region. In accordance with one aspect of the invention, a system is configured to monitor utility meters in a defined area. The system is implem ...


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Kenneth Schofield, Mark L Larson, Brent J Bos, Niall R Lynam: Rain sensor with fog discrimination. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, March 5, 2002: US06353392 (462 worldwide citation)

A vehicular rain sensor system for detecting precipitation on an exterior surface of a window includes an illumination sensor that is decoupled from the window. The illumination sensor is preferably an imaging array sensor which communicates a signal to a control which further determines whether rai ...


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Mohammad Khair, Salvador Lopez, Richard Ng, Sanjar Ghaem, William L Olson: Wireless system protocol for telemetry monitoring. Motorola, Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, August 27, 2002: US06441747 (400 worldwide citation)

A wireless, programmable system for medical monitoring includes a base unit and a plurality of individual wireless, remotely programmable biosensor transceivers. The base unit manages the transceivers by issuing registration, configuration, data acquisition, and transmission commands using wireless ...


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Bao Tran: Mesh network personal emergency response appliance. Tran & Associates, June 8, 2010: US07733224 (322 worldwide citation)

A monitoring system includes one or more wireless nodes forming a wireless mesh network; a user activity sensor including a wireless mesh transceiver adapted to communicate with the one or more wireless nodes using the wireless mesh network; and a digital monitoring agent coupled to the wireless tra ...


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Assaf Govari: Digital wireless position sensor. Biosense Webster, Ladas and Parry, July 8, 2008: US07397364 (320 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for tracking an object, including positioning a radio frequency (RF) driver to radiate an RF driving field toward the object, and fixing to the object a wireless transponder that includes a power coil and at least one sensor coil. The method also includes receiving the RF drivin ...