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Michael L Myrick, Matthew P Nelson, Karl S Booksh: Optical computational system. University of South Carolina, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, March 6, 2001: US06198531 (101 worldwide citation)

An optical analysis system includes an optical filter mechanism disposed to receive light from a light source and configured to optically compress data carried by the light into at least one orthogonal component of the light. A detector mechanism in operative communication with the optical filter me ...


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Michael L Myrick, Robert P Freese, Luisa T M Profeta, Jonathan H James, John C Blackburn, Ryan J Priore: Optical analysis system and elements to isolate spectral region. Halliburton Energy Services, April 5, 2011: US07920258 (80 worldwide citation)

A method of selecting components for a multivariate optical computing and analysis system to isolate a spectral region includes selecting a spectral region of interest; selecting a spectral element with a predetermined transmission characteristic to control a spectral range of an illumination source ...


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Michael L Myrick, Robert P Freese, Jonathan H James, Ryan J Priore, John C Blackburn: Multivariate optical elements for optical analysis system. Halliburton Energy Services, March 22, 2011: US07911605 (77 worldwide citation)

A method of developing a multivariate optical element for an optical analysis system includes forming an optically absorptive spectral element having an optically absorptive material, the optically absorptive material being absorbing in a predetermined spectral region; and utilizing the optically ab ...


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William E Ortyn, David A Basiji, Richard A Bauer, Keith L Frost, David J Perry, James K Riley: Measuring the velocity of small moving objects such as cells. Amnis Corporation, Ronald M Anderson, March 11, 2003: US06532061 (61 worldwide citation)

Frequency domain velocity measurements and time domain velocity measurements are made using light from cells or other objects. An optical grating is used to modulate the light from an object so that it has a frequency proportional to the velocity of the object. Depending upon the embodiment, the pit ...


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Michael L Myrick, Jonathan H James, John C Blackburn, Robert P Freese: Optical analysis system and optical train. University of South Carolina, Dority & Manning P A, November 16, 2010: US07834999 (54 worldwide citation)

A multivariate optical computing and analysis system includes a light source configured to radiate a first light along a first ray path; a modulator disposed in the first ray path, the modulator configured to modulate the first light to a desired frequency; a spectral element disposed proximate the ...


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James K Riley, David A Basiji, Richard A Bauer, Keith L Frost, William E Ortyn, David J Perry: Measuring the velocity of small moving objects such as cells. Amnis Corporation, Ronald M Anderson, January 14, 2003: US06507391 (43 worldwide citation)

Frequency domain velocity measurements and time domain velocity measurements are made using light from cells or other objects. An optical grating is used to modulate the light from an object so that it has a frequency proportional to the velocity of the object. Depending upon the embodiment, the pit ...


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Michael L Myrick, Robert P Freese, John C Blackburn, Ryan J Priore: Optical analysis system and methods for operating multivariate optical elements in a normal incidence orientation. Halliburton Energy Services, Haynes and Boone, November 1, 2011: US08049881 (36 worldwide citation)

A method of arranging and utilizing a multivariate optical computing and analysis system includes transmitting light from a light source; reflecting the light from the sample; directing a portion of the light reflected from the sample with a beamsplitter; and arranging an optical filter mechanism in ...


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Robert Lincoln Johnson Jr: Optical analysis system having rotating filters. Neotec Corporation, Lane Aitken Dunner & Ziems, April 4, 1978: US04082464 (36 worldwide citation)

In an optical analysis system, six interference filters are mounted on a wheel on a cylindrical locus. The wheel rotates to move the filters in sequence through a beam of light and to vary the angle of incidence of the light to the filters as the filters move through the beam of light so that the wa ...


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Michael Cornelis Van Beek, Frank Jeroen Pieter Schuurmans, Levinus Pieter Bakker: Optical analysis system using multivariate optical elements. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, March 2, 2010: US07671973 (34 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an optical analysis system for determining an amplitude of a principal component of an optical signal. The principal component is indicative of the concentration of a particular compound or various compounds of a substance that is subject to spectroscopic analysis. The ...


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Blackburn John C, Freese Robert P, Perkins David L: Optical analysis system and method for real time multivariate optical computing. Ometric, September 17, 2008: EP1969326-A1 (34 worldwide citation)

An optical analysis system and method for determining information carried by light include a multivariate optical element disposed in the system to receive a source light from an illumination source; filtering the source light through a spectral element in the optical element analysis system; reflec ...