Patents 5694491 - 5694744

 

 

Patent 5694491: Methods and apparatus for assessing the visibility of differences between two image sequences
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE ENHANCEMENT OR RESTORATION : Image filter : Line thinning or thickening)

Patent 5694492: Post-processing method and apparatus for removing a blocking effect in a decoded image signal
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE ENHANCEMENT OR RESTORATION : Image filter : Median filter : Skeletonizing)

Patent 5694493: Thresholding method for scanned images
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE ENHANCEMENT OR RESTORATION : Variable threshold, gain, or slice level : Minimize jaggedness in edges (e.g., anti-aliasing))

Patent 5694494: Electronic retrieval of information from form documents
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE TRANSFORMATION OR PREPROCESSING : Image storage or retrieval : Parallel processing)

Patent 5694495: Image sensing device and image sensing method
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE SENSING : Optical (e.g., OCR) : Full retina : Where the image is an alphanumeric character)

Patent 5694496: Optical waveplate and A method of manufacturing the optical waveplate
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : POLARIZATION WITHOUT MODULATION : Electro-optic)

Patent 5694497: Intrinsically self deforming fiber optic microbend pressure and strain sensor
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : OPTICAL WAVEGUIDE SENSOR : Including physical deformation or movement of waveguide : Diffraction grating (e.g., Bragg))

Patent 5694498: Optically controlled phase shifter and phased array antenna for use therewith
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH OPTICAL COUPLER : Including physical deformation or movement of waveguide)

Patent 5694499: Optical crossconnect
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH OPTICAL COUPLER : Plural (e.g., data bus) : Single pole single throw)

Patent 5694500: Optical amplifier operating at 1.3 microns useful for telecommunications and based on dysprosium-doped metal chloride host materials
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH OPTICAL COUPLER : Plural (e.g., data bus) : Single pole single throw)

Patent 5694501: Apparatus and method of bragg intra-grating strain control
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH OPTICAL COUPLER : Input/output coupler : Grating : Spherical)

Patent 5694502: Bragg gratings in waveguides
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH OPTICAL COUPLER : Input/output coupler : Grating : Spherical)

Patent 5694503: Article comprising a temperature compensated optical fiber refractive index grating
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH OPTICAL COUPLER : Input/output coupler : Grating : Spherical)

Patent 5694504: Semiconductor modulator with a .pi. shift
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH OPTICAL COUPLER : Particular coupling structure : "Y" coupler : Directional coupler)

Patent 5694506: Optical connector
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH DISENGAGABLE MECHANICAL CONNECTOR : Structure surrounding optical fiber-to-fiber connection : Multi-part (e.g., two pieces screwed together or bayonet latched) : With additional structure at or immediately surrounding each optical fiber end face : Fiber end held in ferrule :)

Patent 5694507: Holder for inserting an optical fiber in a data communication system
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH DISENGAGABLE MECHANICAL CONNECTOR : Structure surrounding optical fiber-to-fiber connection : With additional structure at or immediately surrounding each optical fiber end face : Fiber end held in ferrule : Fiber end held in ferrule)

Patent 5694508: Beam waveguide plug
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH DISENGAGABLE MECHANICAL CONNECTOR : Optical fiber/optical fiber cable termination structure : At or immediately surrounding an optical fiber end face : Fiber end held in ferrule : Compressively fixed (chuck, collet, crimp, set screw, etc.) : Tube-type holding structure)

Patent 5694509: Optical coupler
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH SPLICE (PERMANENT CONNECTION) : Including splice joint reinforcement : End-to-end (butt) coupling)

Patent 5694510: Tub-aggregated optical cable
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : OPTICAL TRANSMISSION CABLE : Loose tube type : With strength member : Prestressed)

Patent 5694511: Optical switching apparatus and method for use in the construction mode testing of a modular fiber administration system
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : ACCESSORIES : Thin film optical waveguide)

Patent 5694512: Compact tunable wavelength independent all-fiber optical attenuator and method of making same
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : ACCESSORIES : Attenuator : Fiber holder (i.e., for single fiber or holding multiple single fibers together))

Patent 5694513: Waveguide device and method for production thereof
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : HAVING PARTICULAR OPTICAL CHARACTERISTIC MODIFYING CHEMICAL COMPOSITION : Of waveguide core : Organic : Where the second or further layer is a coating)

Patent 5694514: System and method for creating personalized image collections from multiple locations by using a communication network
(TELEVISION SIGNAL PROCESSING FOR DYNAMIC RECORDING OR REPRODUCING : PROCESSING OF TELEVISION SIGNAL FOR DYNAMIC RECORDING OR REPRODUCING : Using disc)

Patent 5694515: Contact resistance-regulated storage heater for fluids
(ELECTRIC RESISTANCE HEATING DEVICES : : Continuous flow type fluid heater : Externally heated line connected section : Pipe or tube forms flow path : With storage container for fluid to be heated)

Patent 5694516: Capacitive interface for coupling between a music chip and audio player
(DATA PROCESSING: SPEECH SIGNAL PROCESSING, LINGUISTICS, LANGUAGE TRANSLATION, AND AUDIO COMPRESSION/DECOMPRESSION : SPEECH SIGNAL PROCESSING : For storage or transmission : Storage or retrieval of data)

Patent 5694517: Signal discrimination circuit for determining the type of signal transmitted via a telephone network
(DATA PROCESSING: SPEECH SIGNAL PROCESSING, LINGUISTICS, LANGUAGE TRANSLATION, AND AUDIO COMPRESSION/DECOMPRESSION : SPEECH SIGNAL PROCESSING : For storage or transmission : Time : Zero crossing : Silence decision)

Patent 5694518: Computer system including ADPCM decoder being able to produce sound from middle
(DATA PROCESSING: SPEECH SIGNAL PROCESSING, LINGUISTICS, LANGUAGE TRANSLATION, AND AUDIO COMPRESSION/DECOMPRESSION : SPEECH SIGNAL PROCESSING : For storage or transmission : Time : Pulse code modulation (PCM) : Silence decision)

Patent 5694519: Tunable post-filter for tandem coders
(DATA PROCESSING: SPEECH SIGNAL PROCESSING, LINGUISTICS, LANGUAGE TRANSLATION, AND AUDIO COMPRESSION/DECOMPRESSION : SPEECH SIGNAL PROCESSING : For storage or transmission : Noise : Post-transmission : Cross-correlation)

Patent 5694520: Method and device for speech recognition
(DATA PROCESSING: SPEECH SIGNAL PROCESSING, LINGUISTICS, LANGUAGE TRANSLATION, AND AUDIO COMPRESSION/DECOMPRESSION : SPEECH SIGNAL PROCESSING : Recognition : Word recognition : Subportions : Cross-correlation)

Patent 5694521: Variable speed playback system
(DATA PROCESSING: SPEECH SIGNAL PROCESSING, LINGUISTICS, LANGUAGE TRANSLATION, AND AUDIO COMPRESSION/DECOMPRESSION : SPEECH SIGNAL PROCESSING : Synthesis : Linear prediction : Specialized models)

Patent 5694522: Sub-band audio signal synthesizing apparatus
(DATA PROCESSING: SPEECH SIGNAL PROCESSING, LINGUISTICS, LANGUAGE TRANSLATION, AND AUDIO COMPRESSION/DECOMPRESSION : SPEECH SIGNAL PROCESSING : Synthesis : Interpolation : Specialized models)

Patent 5694523: Content processing system for discourse
(DATA PROCESSING: ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE : KNOWLEDGE PROCESSING SYSTEM : Neural simulation environment)

Patent 5694524: System and method for identifying conditions leading to a particular result in a multi-variant system
(DATA PROCESSING: ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE : MACHINE LEARNING : Defuzzification processing)

Patent 5694525: Method for filing and synthesizing of knowledge base and fuzzy control system using the same
(DATA PROCESSING: ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE : KNOWLEDGE PROCESSING SYSTEM : Knowledge representation and reasoning technique : Reasoning under uncertainty (e.g., fuzzy logic) : Having specific pattern matching or control technique)

Patent 5694526: Postage meter having a dot matrix printer
(FACSIMILE AND STATIC PRESENTATION PROCESSING : STATIC PRESENTATION PROCESSING (E.G., PROCESSING DATA FOR PRINTER, ETC.) : Dot matrix array (e.g., printheads, etc.) :)

Patent 5694527: Image forming apparatus which processes input data based upon parameter data representative of a characteristic of image processing data
(FACSIMILE AND STATIC PRESENTATION PROCESSING : STATIC PRESENTATION PROCESSING (E.G., PROCESSING DATA FOR PRINTER, ETC.) : Attribute control :)

Patent 5694528: Apparatus and method for diagnosing printing machine operation with facsimile transmitted dialog screens
(FACSIMILE AND STATIC PRESENTATION PROCESSING : STATIC PRESENTATION PROCESSING (E.G., PROCESSING DATA FOR PRINTER, ETC.) : Data corruption, power interruption, or print prevention : Engraving or perforating material to form a printing surface (e.g., printing plate, cylinder, or stencil))

Patent 5694529: System for automatically configuring print engine software from print engine module capabilities
(FACSIMILE AND STATIC PRESENTATION PROCESSING : STATIC PRESENTATION PROCESSING (E.G., PROCESSING DATA FOR PRINTER, ETC.) : Communication : Engraving or perforating material to form a printing surface (e.g., printing plate, cylinder, or stencil))

Patent 5694530: Method of constructing three-dimensional image according to central projection method and apparatus for same
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING : Three-dimension :)

Patent 5694531: Method and apparatus for simulating movement in multidimensional space with polygonal projections
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING : Three-dimension :)

Patent 5694532: Method for selecting a three-dimensional object from a graphical user interface
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING : Three-dimension :)

Patent 5694533: 3-Dimensional model composed against textured midground image and perspective enhancing hemispherically mapped backdrop image for visual
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING : Three-dimension : Solid modelling :)

Patent 5694534: Apparatus storing a presentation of topological structures and methods of building and searching the representation
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING : Graph generating : Textual entry or display of manipulation information (e.g., enter or display degree of rotation))

Patent 5694535: Direct interactive, constant-time curve apparatus and method
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING : Shape generating : Curve : Image based (addressing))

Patent 5694536: Method and apparatus for automatic gap closing in computer aided drawing
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING : Shape generating : Curve : Image based (addressing))

Patent 5694537: Network device which selects a time service provider
(ERROR DETECTION/CORRECTION AND FAULT DETECTION/RECOVERY : DATA PROCESSING SYSTEM ERROR OR FAULT HANDLING : Reliability and availability : Fault recovery : By masking or reconfiguration : Of processor : Concurrent, redundantly operating processors : Synchronization maintenance of processors :)

Patent 5694538: Memory rewriting apparatus
(ERROR DETECTION/CORRECTION AND FAULT DETECTION/RECOVERY : DATA PROCESSING SYSTEM ERROR OR FAULT HANDLING : Reliability and availability : Fault recovery : State recovery (i.e., process or data file) : Of power supply)

Patent 5694539: Computer process resource modelling method and apparatus
(ERROR DETECTION/CORRECTION AND FAULT DETECTION/RECOVERY : DATA PROCESSING SYSTEM ERROR OR FAULT HANDLING : Reliability and availability : Fault locating (i.e., diagnosis or testing) : Analysis (e.g., of output, state, or design) : Of computer software : Memory emulator feature)

Patent 5694540: Automated software regression test and compilation system
(ERROR DETECTION/CORRECTION AND FAULT DETECTION/RECOVERY : DATA PROCESSING SYSTEM ERROR OR FAULT HANDLING : Reliability and availability : Fault locating (i.e., diagnosis or testing) : Analysis (e.g., of output, state, or design) : Of computer software : Memory emulator feature)

Patent 5694541: System console terminal for fault tolerant computer system
(ERROR DETECTION/CORRECTION AND FAULT DETECTION/RECOVERY : DATA PROCESSING SYSTEM ERROR OR FAULT HANDLING : Reliability and availability : Fault locating (i.e., diagnosis or testing) : Operator interface for diagnosing or testing : Peripheral device component fault)

Patent 5694542: Time-triggered communication control unit and communication method
(ERROR DETECTION/CORRECTION AND FAULT DETECTION/RECOVERY : DATA PROCESSING SYSTEM ERROR OR FAULT HANDLING : Reliability and availability : Error detection or notification : State error (i.e., content of instruction, data, or message) : Peripheral device component fault)

Patent 5694543: Polling substitution system for performing polling communications within a computer network
(ERROR DETECTION/CORRECTION AND FAULT DETECTION/RECOVERY : DATA PROCESSING SYSTEM ERROR OR FAULT HANDLING : Reliability and availability : Fault recovery : By masking or reconfiguration : Of network :)

Patent 5694544: Conference support system which associates a shared object with data relating to said shared object
(DATA PROCESSING: PRESENTATION PROCESSING OF DOCUMENT, OPERATOR INTERFACE PROCESSING, AND SCREEN SAVER DISPLAY PROCESSING : OPERATOR INTERFACE (E.G., GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE) : Computer supported collaborative work between plural users : Computer conferencing : End user based (e.g., preference setting))

Patent 5694545: System for providing control of data transmission by destination node using stream values transmitted from plural source nodes
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: MULTICOMPUTER DATA TRANSFERRING : COMPUTER-TO-COMPUTER PROTOCOL IMPLEMENTING : Computer-to-computer data streaming :)

Patent 5694546: System for automatic unattended electronic information transport between a server and a client by a vendor provided transport software with a
(DATA PROCESSING: FINANCIAL, BUSINESS PRACTICE, MANAGEMENT, OR COST/PRICE DETERMINATION : AUTOMATED ELECTRICAL FINANCIAL OR BUSINESS PRACTICE OR MANAGEMENT ARRANGEMENT : Electronic shopping (e.g., remote ordering) : Specified keyboard feature)

Patent 5694547: System for registration of clients in an ATM network providing for communication of client registration messages to a central manager
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: MULTICOMPUTER DATA TRANSFERRING : COMPUTER NETWORK MANAGING : Computer network monitoring :)

Patent 5694548: System and method for providing multimedia quality of service sessions in a communications network
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: MULTICOMPUTER DATA TRANSFERRING : COMPUTER-TO-COMPUTER SESSION/CONNECTION ESTABLISHING : Network resource allocating)

Patent 5694549: Multi-provider on-line communications system
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: MULTICOMPUTER DATA TRANSFERRING : NETWORK-TO-COMPUTER INTERFACING : Compressing/decompressing)

Patent 5694550: Automatic switching method of a right of management/control for shared-storage unit
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: MULTICOMPUTER DATA TRANSFERRING : COMPUTER NETWORK MANAGING : Network resource allocating :)

Patent 5694551: Computer integration network for channeling customer orders through a centralized computer to various suppliers
(DATA PROCESSING: FINANCIAL, BUSINESS PRACTICE, MANAGEMENT, OR COST/PRICE DETERMINATION : AUTOMATED ELECTRICAL FINANCIAL OR BUSINESS PRACTICE OR MANAGEMENT ARRANGEMENT : Electronic shopping (e.g., remote ordering) : Specified keyboard feature)

Patent 5694552: Financing method incorporating new use of trade acceptance drafts
(DATA PROCESSING: FINANCIAL, BUSINESS PRACTICE, MANAGEMENT, OR COST/PRICE DETERMINATION : AUTOMATED ELECTRICAL FINANCIAL OR BUSINESS PRACTICE OR MANAGEMENT ARRANGEMENT : Finance (e.g., banking, investment or credit) : Trading, matching, or bidding : Tax strategies)

Patent 5694553: Method and apparatus for determining the dispatch readiness of buffered load operations in a processor
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: PROCESSING ARCHITECTURES AND INSTRUCTION PROCESSING (E.G., PROCESSORS) : PROCESSING ARCHITECTURE : Superscalar : Array processor operation)

Patent 5694554: ATM interface and shaping method
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : PATHFINDING OR ROUTING : Switching a message which includes an address header : Queuing arrangement : Having a signaling feature)

Patent 5694555: Method and apparatus for exchanging data, status, and commands over an hierarchical serial bus assembly using communication packets
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS: INPUT/OUTPUT : INTRASYSTEM CONNECTION (E.G., BUS AND BUS TRANSACTION PROCESSING) : Peripheral adapting)

Patent 5694556: Data processing system including buffering mechanism for inbound and outbound reads and posted writes
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS: INPUT/OUTPUT : INTRASYSTEM CONNECTION (E.G., BUS AND BUS TRANSACTION PROCESSING) : Bus interface architecture : Bus bridge : Buffer or que control : Physical position bus prioritization)

Patent 5694557: Time multiplexing address and data on an existing PC parallel port
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS: INPUT/OUTPUT : INPUT/OUTPUT DATA PROCESSING : Input/Output addressing :)

Patent 5694558: Method and system for interactive object-oriented dialogue management
(DATA PROCESSING: PRESENTATION PROCESSING OF DOCUMENT, OPERATOR INTERFACE PROCESSING, AND SCREEN SAVER DISPLAY PROCESSING : OPERATOR INTERFACE (E.G., GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE) : On-screen workspace or object : Hierarchy or network structure : Navigation within structure : On-screen navigation control)

Patent 5694559: On-line help method and system utilizing free text query
(DATA PROCESSING: PRESENTATION PROCESSING OF DOCUMENT, OPERATOR INTERFACE PROCESSING, AND SCREEN SAVER DISPLAY PROCESSING : OPERATOR INTERFACE (E.G., GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE) : Help presentation : Handwritten textual input)

Patent 5694560: Workstation for displaying dynamic image with real-time special effects
(DATA PROCESSING: PRESENTATION PROCESSING OF DOCUMENT, OPERATOR INTERFACE PROCESSING, AND SCREEN SAVER DISPLAY PROCESSING : OPERATOR INTERFACE (E.G., GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE) : On-screen workspace or object : Window or viewpoint : Virtual input device (e.g., virtual keyboard))

Patent 5694561: Method and system for grouping and manipulating windows
(DATA PROCESSING: PRESENTATION PROCESSING OF DOCUMENT, OPERATOR INTERFACE PROCESSING, AND SCREEN SAVER DISPLAY PROCESSING : OPERATOR INTERFACE (E.G., GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE) : On-screen workspace or object : Window or viewpoint : Interwindow link or communication : On-screen link or communication (e.g., cue) : Contained object scale change)

Patent 5694562: Closely integrated key icons in a graphical interface
(DATA PROCESSING: PRESENTATION PROCESSING OF DOCUMENT, OPERATOR INTERFACE PROCESSING, AND SCREEN SAVER DISPLAY PROCESSING : OPERATOR INTERFACE (E.G., GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE) : On-screen workspace or object : Menu or selectable iconic array (e.g., palette) : Selectable iconic array : Imitating real life object : Scrolling (e.g., spin dial))

Patent 5694563: Method and system for transferring data to common destinations using a common destination list
(DATA PROCESSING: PRESENTATION PROCESSING OF DOCUMENT, OPERATOR INTERFACE PROCESSING, AND SCREEN SAVER DISPLAY PROCESSING : OPERATOR INTERFACE (E.G., GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE) : On-screen workspace or object : Menu or selectable iconic array (e.g., palette) : Emphasis : Previous menu indication)

Patent 5694564: Data processing system a method for performing register renaming having back-up capability
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: PROCESSING ARCHITECTURES AND INSTRUCTION PROCESSING (E.G., PROCESSORS) : DYNAMIC INSTRUCTION DEPENDENCY CHECKING, MONITORING OR CONFLICT RESOLUTION : Simultaneous issuance of multiple instructions)

Patent 5694565: Method and device for early deallocation of resources during load/store multiple operations to allow simultaneous dispatch/execution of
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: PROCESSING ARCHITECTURES AND INSTRUCTION PROCESSING (E.G., PROCESSORS) : DYNAMIC INSTRUCTION DEPENDENCY CHECKING, MONITORING OR CONFLICT RESOLUTION : Simultaneous issuance of multiple instructions)

Patent 5694566: Memory patching device
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: MEMORY : ADDRESSING COMBINED WITH SPECIFIC MEMORY CONFIGURATION OR SYSTEM :)

Patent 5694567: Direct-mapped cache with cache locking allowing expanded contiguous memory storage by swapping one or more tag bits with one or more index
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: MEMORY : ADDRESSING COMBINED WITH SPECIFIC MEMORY CONFIGURATION OR SYSTEM : Addressing cache memories :)

Patent 5694568: Prefetch system applicable to complex memory access schemes
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: MEMORY : ADDRESS FORMATION : Generating prefetch, look-ahead, jump, or predictive address : Resolving conflict, coherency, or synonym problem)

Patent 5694569: Method for protecting a volatile file using a single hash
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: MEMORY : ADDRESS FORMATION : Hashing : Resolving conflict, coherency, or synonym problem)

Patent 5694570: Method and system of buffering data written to direct access storage devices in data processing systems
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: MEMORY : STORAGE ACCESSING AND CONTROL : Specific memory composition : Accessing dynamic storage device : Direct access storage device (DASD) : Caching :)

Patent 5694571: Utilizing a rotating randomly accessible mass storage medium as a caching device for another rotating mass storage medium
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: MEMORY : STORAGE ACCESSING AND CONTROL : Specific memory composition : Accessing dynamic storage device : Direct access storage device (DASD) : Caching :)

Patent 5694572: Controllably operable method and apparatus for predicting addresses of future operand requests by examination of addresses of prior cache
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: MEMORY : STORAGE ACCESSING AND CONTROL : Hierarchical memories : Caching : Direct access storage device (DASD))

Patent 5694573: Shared L2 support for inclusion property in split L1 data and instruction caches
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: MEMORY : STORAGE ACCESSING AND CONTROL : Hierarchical memories : Caching : Multiple caches : Hierarchical caches :)

Patent 5694574: Method and apparatus for performing load operations in a computer system
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: MEMORY : STORAGE ACCESSING AND CONTROL : Hierarchical memories : Caching : Cache pipelining : No-cache flags)

Patent 5694575: Direct I/O control system with processor, main memory, and cache employing data consistency retaining scheme
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: MEMORY : STORAGE ACCESSING AND CONTROL : Hierarchical memories : Caching : Coherency : Snooping :)

Patent 5694576: Cache control by adding record identification information to partial write request
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: MEMORY : STORAGE ACCESSING AND CONTROL : Control technique : Shared memory partitioning)

Patent 5694577: Memory conflict buffer for achieving memory disambiguation in compile-time code schedule
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: MEMORY : STORAGE ACCESSING AND CONTROL : Access timing : Resetting)

Patent 5694578: Computer-implemented method and apparatus for converting data according to a selected data transformation
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS: INPUT/OUTPUT : INPUT/OUTPUT DATA PROCESSING : Peripheral adapting : Application-specific peripheral adapting : For user input device :)

Patent 5694579: Using pre-analysis and a 2-state optimistic model to reduce computation in transistor circuit simulation
(DATA PROCESSING: STRUCTURAL DESIGN, MODELING, SIMULATION, AND EMULATION : SIMULATING ELECTRONIC DEVICE OR ELECTRICAL SYSTEM : Circuit simulation : Well or reservoir)

Patent 5694580: Method of converting data and device for performing the method
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS: INPUT/OUTPUT : INPUT/OUTPUT DATA PROCESSING :)

Patent 5694581: Concurrent disk array management system implemented with CPU executable extension
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS: INPUT/OUTPUT : INPUT/OUTPUT DATA PROCESSING : Input/Output command process : Concurrently performing Input/Output operation and other operation unrelated to Input/Output :)

Patent 5694582: Operation system independent polled interface for extension BIOS (XBIOS) operations
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS: INPUT/OUTPUT : INTRASYSTEM CONNECTION (E.G., BUS AND BUS TRANSACTION PROCESSING) : Bus interface architecture : Decentralized bus arbitration)

Patent 5694583: BIOS emulation parameter preservation across computer bootstrapping
(DATA PROCESSING: STRUCTURAL DESIGN, MODELING, SIMULATION, AND EMULATION : EMULATION : Of peripheral device : Including logic)

Patent 5694584: Information processing system capable of quickly processing a parameter and a command necessary for drawing processing
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : COMPUTER GRAPHICS DISPLAY MEMORY SYSTEM : Display list memory : Character memory)

Patent 5694585: Programmable memory controller and data terminal equipment
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : COMPUTER GRAPHICS DISPLAY MEMORY SYSTEM : Register : Character memory)

Patent 5694586: Controller using time-domain filter connected to a signal line to control a time at which signal line is sampled for receipt of
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: SUPPORT : SYNCHRONIZATION OF CLOCK OR TIMING SIGNALS, DATA, OR PULSES : Using delay : By shutdown of only part of system)

Patent 5694587: Specialized millicode instructions for test PSW validity, load with access test, and character translation assist
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: PROCESSING ARCHITECTURES AND INSTRUCTION PROCESSING (E.G., PROCESSORS) : PROCESSING CONTROL : Logic operation instruction processing : Masking : Mode switching)

Patent 5694588: Apparatus and method for synchronizing data transfers in a single instruction multiple data processor
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: PROCESSING ARCHITECTURES AND INSTRUCTION PROCESSING (E.G., PROCESSORS) : PROCESSING CONTROL : Processing control for data transfer : Masking)

Patent 5694589: Instruction breakpoint detection apparatus for use in an out-of-order microprocessor
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: PROCESSING ARCHITECTURES AND INSTRUCTION PROCESSING (E.G., PROCESSORS) : PROCESSING CONTROL : Specialized instruction processing in support of testing, debugging, emulation : Masking)

Patent 5694590: Apparatus and method for the detection of security violations in multilevel secure databases
(DATA PROCESSING: DATABASE AND FILE MANAGEMENT OR DATA STRUCTURES : DATABASE OR FILE ACCESSING : Privileged access : Pattern matching access)

Patent 5694591: Reducing query response time using tree balancing
(DATA PROCESSING: DATABASE AND FILE MANAGEMENT OR DATA STRUCTURES : DATABASE OR FILE ACCESSING : Access augmentation or optimizing :)

Patent 5694592: Process for determination of text relevancy
(DATA PROCESSING: DATABASE AND FILE MANAGEMENT OR DATA STRUCTURES : DATABASE OR FILE ACCESSING : Query processing (i.e., searching) :)

Patent 5694593: Distributed computer database system and method
(DATA PROCESSING: DATABASE AND FILE MANAGEMENT OR DATA STRUCTURES : DATABASE OR FILE ACCESSING : Query processing (i.e., searching) : Query augmenting and refining (e.g., inexact access) :)

Patent 5694594: System for linking hypermedia data objects in accordance with associations of source and destination data objects and similarity
(DATA PROCESSING: DATABASE AND FILE MANAGEMENT OR DATA STRUCTURES : DATABASE OR FILE ACCESSING : Query processing (i.e., searching) : Pattern matching access :)

Patent 5694595: Remote user profile management administration in a computer network
(DATA PROCESSING: DATABASE AND FILE MANAGEMENT OR DATA STRUCTURES : DATABASE OR FILE ACCESSING : Privileged access : Pattern matching access)

Patent 5694596: On-line database updating network system and method
(DATA PROCESSING: DATABASE AND FILE MANAGEMENT OR DATA STRUCTURES : DATABASE OR FILE ACCESSING : Distributed or remote access : Pattern matching access)

Patent 5694597: Method and system for optimizing access to a datastore
(DATA PROCESSING: DATABASE AND FILE MANAGEMENT OR DATA STRUCTURES : DATABASE SCHEMA OR DATA STRUCTURE : Object-oriented database structure : Pattern matching access)

Patent 5694598: Method for mapping data between a relational format and an object-oriented format
(DATA PROCESSING: DATABASE AND FILE MANAGEMENT OR DATA STRUCTURES : DATABASE SCHEMA OR DATA STRUCTURE : Object-oriented database structure : Pattern matching access)

Patent 5694599: Data control system for a computer's main memory for efficiently realizing virtualization of list structure data living across a real
(DATA PROCESSING: DATABASE AND FILE MANAGEMENT OR DATA STRUCTURES : FILE OR DATABASE MAINTENANCE : File allocation : Garbage collection :)

Patent 5694600: Methods and apparatus for booting a computer having a removable media disk drive
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: SUPPORT : DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING SYSTEM INITIALIZATION OR CONFIGURATION (E.G., INITIALIZING, SET UP, CONFIGURATION, OR RESETTING) : Loading initialization program (e.g., booting, rebooting, warm booting, remote booting, BIOS, initial program load (IPL), bootstrapping) :)

Patent 5694601: Portable and dynamic distributed applications architecture
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: VIRTUAL MACHINE TASK OR PROCESS MANAGEMENT OR TASK MANAGEMENT/CONTROL : TASK MANAGEMENT OR CONTROL : Batch or transaction processing :)

Patent 5694602: Weighted system and method for spatial allocation of a parallel load
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: VIRTUAL MACHINE TASK OR PROCESS MANAGEMENT OR TASK MANAGEMENT/CONTROL : TASK MANAGEMENT OR CONTROL : Process scheduling : Load balancing :)

Patent 5694603: Computer memory product with preemptive multithreading software
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: VIRTUAL MACHINE TASK OR PROCESS MANAGEMENT OR TASK MANAGEMENT/CONTROL : TASK MANAGEMENT OR CONTROL : Process scheduling : Multitasking, time sharing :)

Patent 5694604: Preemptive multithreading computer system with clock activated interrupt
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: VIRTUAL MACHINE TASK OR PROCESS MANAGEMENT OR TASK MANAGEMENT/CONTROL : TASK MANAGEMENT OR CONTROL : Process scheduling : Multitasking, time sharing :)

Patent 5694605: Program translator with selective data value amendment and processor with data extension instructions
(DATA PROCESSING: SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT, INSTALLATION, AND MANAGEMENT : SOFTWARE PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT TOOL (E.G., INTEGRATED CASE TOOL OR STAND-ALONE DEVELOPMENT TOOL) : Translation of code : Compiling code : Optimization : Dynamic (i.e., machine or object level) :)

Patent 5694606: Mechanism for using common code to handle hardware interrupts in multiple processor modes
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS: INPUT/OUTPUT : INTERRUPT PROCESSING : Multimode interrupt processing : Path selecting switch)

Patent 5694607: System power consumption tracking and reporting
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: SUPPORT : COMPUTER POWER CONTROL : Having power source monitoring : By shutdown of only part of system)

Patent 5694608: Non-modal database system wth methods for incremental maintenance of live reports
(DATA PROCESSING: PRESENTATION PROCESSING OF DOCUMENT, OPERATOR INTERFACE PROCESSING, AND SCREEN SAVER DISPLAY PROCESSING : PRESENTATION PROCESSING OF DOCUMENT : Form : Form creation :)

Patent 5694609: Document processing apparatus for processing a structured document using embedding nodes and mold nodes
(DATA PROCESSING: PRESENTATION PROCESSING OF DOCUMENT, OPERATOR INTERFACE PROCESSING, AND SCREEN SAVER DISPLAY PROCESSING : PRESENTATION PROCESSING OF DOCUMENT : Structured document (e.g., HTML, SGML, ODA, CDA) : Ruled lines)

Patent 5694610: Method and system for editing and formatting data in a dialog window
(DATA PROCESSING: PRESENTATION PROCESSING OF DOCUMENT, OPERATOR INTERFACE PROCESSING, AND SCREEN SAVER DISPLAY PROCESSING : PRESENTATION PROCESSING OF DOCUMENT : Edit, composition, or storage control : Text : Horizontal spacing)

Patent 5694611: Microcomputer including internal and direct external control of EEPROM and method of making the microcomputer
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: PROCESSING ARCHITECTURES AND INSTRUCTION PROCESSING (E.G., PROCESSORS) : PROCESSING ARCHITECTURE : Microprocessor or multichip or multimodule processor having sequential program control : Offchip interface : Externally controlled internal mode switching via pin :)

Patent 5694612: Self-timed interface for a network of computer processors interconnected in parallel
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: PROCESSING ARCHITECTURES AND INSTRUCTION PROCESSING (E.G., PROCESSORS) : PROCESSING ARCHITECTURE : Array processor : Array processor element interconnection : Concurrent)

Patent 5694613: Hardware arrangement of effectively expanding data processing time in pipelining in a microcomputer system and a method thereof
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: PROCESSING ARCHITECTURES AND INSTRUCTION PROCESSING (E.G., PROCESSORS) : PROCESSING CONTROL : Detecting end or completion of microprogram : Masking)

Patent 5694614: Minimum latency bus interface circuit with reduced I/O pin count through multi-mode operation
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS: INPUT/OUTPUT : INTRASYSTEM CONNECTION (E.G., BUS AND BUS TRANSACTION PROCESSING) : Bus interface architecture : Decentralized bus arbitration)

Patent 5694615: Storage system having storage units interconnected to form multiple loops to provide simultaneous access from multiple hosts
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS: INPUT/OUTPUT : INPUT/OUTPUT DATA PROCESSING : Input/Output expansion :)

Patent 5694616: Method and system for prioritization of email items by selectively associating priority attribute with at least one and fewer than all of
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS: MULTICOMPUTER DATA TRANSFERRING : COMPUTER CONFERENCING : Priority based messaging :)

Patent 5694617: System for prioritizing quiesce requests and recovering from a quiescent state in a multiprocessing system with a milli-mode operation
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS: INPUT/OUTPUT : INPUT/OUTPUT DATA PROCESSING : Input/Output access regulation : Access prioritization :)

Patent 5694618: Apparatus which transmits a check signal to determine whether a printer is capable of bidirectional data transmission and remotely setting the
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS: INPUT/OUTPUT : INPUT/OUTPUT DATA PROCESSING : Input/Output access regulation : Input/Output polling : Time-slot accessing)

Patent 5694619: System for exclusively controlling access of a semiconductor memory module using a backup memory and compression and decompression
(ELECTRICAL COMPUTERS AND DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS: INPUT/OUTPUT : INPUT/OUTPUT DATA PROCESSING : Peripheral adapting : Input/Output data modification : Data compression and expansion :)

Patent 5694620: Photographic camera assembly having a plurality of lenses and associated method
(PHOTOGRAPHY : DISPOSABLE OR RECYCLABLE CAMERA : Object support)

Patent 5694621: Underwater one-time-use camera with magnetic torque coupling for film winding
(PHOTOGRAPHY : UNDERWATER, WATERPROOF, OR WATER-RESISTANT CAMERA : Synchronization of film and camera movement)

Patent 5694622: Camera with vibration correction function
(PHOTOGRAPHY : CONTROL CIRCUIT FOR SEQUENCING AT LEAST THREE FUNCTIONS : Including film processing tank)

Patent 5694623: Line of sight detecting device, and equipment comprising the device
(PHOTOGRAPHY : EYE TRACKING : Including film processing tank)

Patent 5694624: Zoom lens camera capable of trimming photographing with plural magnifications
(PHOTOGRAPHY : PSEUDO ZOOM : Camera release)

Patent 5694625: Camera provided with an automatic focus adjusting apparatus
(PHOTOGRAPHY : WITH EXPOSURE OBJECTIVE FOCUSING MEANS, FOCUSING AID, OR RANGEFINDING MEANS : Having in-focus threshold adjustable : With mechanical rangefinder)

Patent 5694626: Camera flash control device and method thereof for preventing red-eye phenomenon
(PHOTOGRAPHY : WITH OBJECT ILLUMINATION FOR EXPOSURE : Having preexposure illumination : For red-eye reduction : And reflector or refractor)

Patent 5694627: Lens shutter type of camera with a retractable strobe
(PHOTOGRAPHY : WITH OBJECT ILLUMINATION FOR EXPOSURE : Variable illumination angle : Diaphragm function only)

Patent 5694628: View finder for camera
(PHOTOGRAPHY : WITH VIEWFINDER : Selective or adjustable viewfinder field : Zoom : Base guide)

Patent 5694629: Film transport mechanism with torque limiting clutch
(PHOTOGRAPHY : WITH FILM DRIVE : Film movement limiting means : Responsive to film-winding lever)

Patent 5694630: Compact shutter release/film drive
(PHOTOGRAPHY : WITH FILM DRIVE : Film movement limiting means : Responsive to film-winding lever)

Patent 5694631: Camera with film scroll detection mechanism
(PHOTOGRAPHY : WITH FILM DRIVE : Film movement limiting means : From film itself : Base guide)

Patent 5694632: Camera with autofocus and aiming mechanism and method
(PHOTOGRAPHY : CAMERA COMBINED WITH OR CONVERTIBLE TO DIVERSE ART DEVICE : With light beam projector for delineating field of view : Having release actuator on support)

Patent 5694633: Camera system modifiable with additional features and adapted for use by right-handed or left-handed users
(PHOTOGRAPHY : CAMERA DETAIL : Body structure or housing : Modular body : Having viewing port)

Patent 5694634: Method for communicating scene orientation of camera film to photo finishing equipment
(PHOTOGRAPHY : FLUID-TREATING APPARATUS : Photographic medium or cartridge sensing : Fixed carrier)

Patent 5694635: Photographic processing apparatus
(PHOTOGRAPHY : FLUID-TREATING APPARATUS : Having testing, calibration, or indicating : Plural stations)

Patent 5694636: Photograghic processing apparatus
(PHOTOGRAPHY : FLUID-TREATING APPARATUS : Having photographic medium feed : Having clutch, speed detail, or variable processing time : Having doctoring or wiper blade)

Patent 5694637: Method for controlling an image forming apparatus which uses plural laser beams
(ELECTROPHOTOGRAPHY : CONTROL OF ELECTROPHOTOGRAPHY PROCESS : Power supply)

Patent 5694638: Image generating device
(ELECTROPHOTOGRAPHY : CONTROL OF ELECTROPHOTOGRAPHY PROCESS : Responsive to copy media characteristic : Single detector for plural toners)

Patent 5694639: Titanium based carbonitride alloy with binder phase enrichment
(POWDER METALLURGY PROCESSES : POWDER METALLURGY PROCESSES WITH HEATING OR SINTERING : Metal and nonmetal in final product : Carbide containing : Complex or multiple carbides : With another binary nonmetal :)

Patent 5694640: Method of and appartus for producing a compression product
(POWDER METALLURGY PROCESSES : POWDER METALLURGY PROCESSES WITH HEATING OR SINTERING : Consolidation of powder prior to sintering : Addition of fugitive material)

Patent 5694641: Flexing baseball glove
(APPAREL : GUARD OR PROTECTOR : Hand or arm : Baseball gloves : Goggles)

Patent 5694642: Flexible baseball glove with grooved foam padding system and polyurethane tube lacing and fasteners
(APPAREL : GUARD OR PROTECTOR : Hand or arm : Baseball gloves : Goggles)

Patent 5694643: Body drying clothing article
(APPAREL : BODY GARMENTS : Caps)

Patent 5694644: Survival parka
(APPAREL : BODY GARMENTS : Coats : Convertible tents)

Patent 5694645: Fencing garments made from stretchable, electrically conductive fabric
(APPAREL : BODY GARMENTS : Vests : Putting-on accessories)

Patent 5694646: Protective garment for caretakers
(APPAREL : BODY GARMENTS : Vests : Bed garments : Garment supporting)

Patent 5694647: Weather-shielding accessory for headgear
(APPAREL : HEAD COVERINGS : Flapped : Movable along crown surface)

Patent 5694648: Cap with pocket for receiving neck shield
(APPAREL : HEAD COVERINGS : Flapped : Movable along crown surface)

Patent 5694649: Adjustable baseball batter's and catcher's helmet with mask
(APPAREL : GUARD OR PROTECTOR : For wearer's head : Including adjustment for wearer's head size : For circumference of crown : Including neck pad)

Patent 5694650: Heated double lens face shield with passive defogging
(APPAREL : GUARD OR PROTECTOR : For wearer's head : And face : For circumference of crown)

Patent 5694651: Method of position color identification for team sports and system
(APPAREL : BODY GARMENTS : Caps)

Patent 5694652: Flushing system
(BATHS, CLOSETS, SINKS, AND SPITTOONS : FLUSH CLOSET : Tank and bowl with plural connections, one being pneumatic : Alternate unicyclic flush)

Patent 5694653: Water control sensor apparatus and method
(BATHS, CLOSETS, SINKS, AND SPITTOONS : WASH RECEPTACLES : With proximity operated valve : Foot)

Patent 5694654: Patient lifting and transfer system
(BEDS : WITH MEANS FOR RELOCATING AN INVALID (E.G., PATIENT LIFT OR TRANSFER) : With a hoisting, lifting, elevating, or raising device (e.g., hydraulic system) : Lower body portion)

Patent 5694655: Rocking collapsible bassinet
(BEDS : CRADLES : Rocker base : Hammock type)

Patent 5694656: Bed post with two horizontal rails connected thereto
(BEDS : BEDSTEADS : Element or detail : Corner fastenings : Post boxes : Top connections)

Patent 5694657: Regenerating apparatus of recording medium
(BRUSHING, SCRUBBING, AND GENERAL CLEANING : MACHINES : Brushing : Work moves past rotatable brush : Cylindrical brush : Collector)

Patent 5694658: Flexible toothbrush
(BRUSHING, SCRUBBING, AND GENERAL CLEANING : IMPLEMENTS : Brush or broom : Special work : Tooth or nail brush : Collapsible)

Patent 5694659: Eyewear lens wiping device
(BRUSHING, SCRUBBING, AND GENERAL CLEANING : IMPLEMENTS : Fabric : Wiper, dauber, or polisher : Special work : Lens cleaners : Expansible)

Patent 5694660: Tool for cleaning cleated shoes
(BRUSHING, SCRUBBING, AND GENERAL CLEANING : IMPLEMENTS : Scrapers : Boot cleaners : Tension frame)

Patent 5694661: Adjustable leader pin bushing for plastic mold
(BRUSHING, SCRUBBING, AND GENERAL CLEANING : IMPLEMENTS : Scrapers : Boot cleaners : Tension frame)

Patent 5694662: Global force bearer wheel/sphere
(MISCELLANEOUS HARDWARE : CASTERS : Ball : Antifrictionally mounted : Pivoted)

Patent 5694663: Retractable luggage handle assembly
(MISCELLANEOUS HARDWARE : HANDLE, HANDLE COMPONENT, OR HANDLE ADJUNCT : Length adjustable pull handle for luggage or luggage cart (e.g., wheeled suitcase handle, etc.) : Wheel and guide roller)

Patent 5694664: Coupling for spiral counterbalance
(MISCELLANEOUS HARDWARE : SASH BALANCES : Spring : Rubber)

Patent 5694665: Adjustable hinge
(MISCELLANEOUS HARDWARE : HINGE : Including adjustment for changing relative orientation of hinged members : Having plural independent adjustments : All rectilinear : Including screw-operated means to move hinged members :)

Patent 5694666: Clip
(BUCKLES, BUTTONS, CLASPS, ETC. : TRIM MOLDING FASTENER : Plastic type : Wire formed)

Patent 5694667: Automatic lock slider for slide fastener
(BUCKLES, BUTTONS, CLASPS, ETC. : ZIPPER OR REQUIRED COMPONENT THEREOF : Slider having specific configuration, construction, adaptation, or material : Including position locking-means attached thereto : Having surface engaging element shifted by reorientation of pull tab : Resilient or spring biased element : End-to-end integral with band connecting means)

Patent 5694668: Wall form hook assembly
(BUCKLES, BUTTONS, CLASPS, ETC. : SEPARABLE-FASTENER OR REQUIRED COMPONENT THEREOF (E.G., PROJECTION AND CAVITY TO COMPLETE INTERLOCK) : Including member having distinct formations and mating member selectively interlocking therewith : Projection passes through cavity then moves toward noninserted portion of its member to complete interlock (e.g., snap hook) : Hook type projection member : Noninserted portion of projection member includes movably connected gate for closing access throat : Pivotally connected gate : Having means biasing gate about pivot : And position locking-means for gate : Circular head or neck)

Patent 5694669: Pool stick repair apparatus
(METAL WORKING : PLURAL DIVERSE MANUFACTURING APPARATUS INCLUDING MEANS FOR METAL SHAPING OR ASSEMBLING : Vise type)

Patent 5694670: Secure swaging tool
(METAL WORKING : MEANS TO ASSEMBLE OR DISASSEMBLE : Coupling to conduit : Well protector to sucker rod)

Patent 5694671: Fastener installation tool including an hydraulically actuated head piston
(METAL WORKING : MEANS TO ASSEMBLE OR DISASSEMBLE : Overedge assembling means : Annular work : With second workpiece inside annular work one workpiece moved to shape the other : Comprising driver for snap-off-mandrel fastener; e.g., Pop (TM) riveter : Pneumatic- or fluid-actuated tool : Liquid : And gas : By impregnating a porous mass)

Patent 5694672: Bolt and pin extraction tool
(METAL WORKING : METHOD OF MECHANICAL MANUFACTURE : Disassembling : By applying force : Assisting assembly or disassembly)

Patent 5694673: Method of manufacturing radiation image intensifier
(METAL WORKING : METHOD OF MECHANICAL MANUFACTURE : Assembling or joining : With coating before or during assembling : By snap fit)

Patent 5694674: Method for making a cooking vessel
(METAL WORKING : METHOD OF MECHANICAL MANUFACTURE : Assembling or joining : Subsequently coating : To roughen surface)

Patent 5694675: Method of centering a vehicle latch striker
(METAL WORKING : METHOD OF MECHANICAL MANUFACTURE : Assembling or joining : Associating parts by use of aligning means (e.g., use of a drift pin or a "fixture") : By manipulating aligning means : Confining elastic part in socket)

Patent 5694676: Method of making a book box
(METAL WORKING : METHOD OF MECHANICAL MANUFACTURE : Shaping one-piece blank by removing material : Successive distinct removal operations : Combined with rolling)

Patent 5694677: Method for manufacturing thin film magnetic head
(METAL WORKING : METHOD OF MECHANICAL MANUFACTURE : Electrical device making : Electromagnet, transformer or inductor : Magnetic recording reproducing transducer (e.g., tape head, core, etc.) : Fabricating head structure or component thereof : Including measuring or testing : With significant slider/housing shaping or treating :)

Patent 5694678: Universal wire harness retainer clip holding system
(METAL WORKING : MEANS TO ASSEMBLE OR DISASSEMBLE : With signal, scale, illuminator, or optical viewer : For work-holder for assembly or disassembly : Including means to apply magnetic force directly to position or hold work)

Patent 5694679: Device for automatic forming of packs of trimmed metal sheets for the manufacture of armatures of electrical machinery or the like
(METAL WORKING : MEANS TO ASSEMBLE OR DISASSEMBLE : Means to assemble electrical device : Motor or generator : Including deforming means)

Patent 5694680: Apparatus and method for laying a wire
(METAL WORKING : METHOD OF MECHANICAL MANUFACTURE : Electrical device making : Conductor or circuit manufacturing : On flat or curved insulated base, e.g., printed circuit, etc. : Manufacturing circuit on or in base : By using wire as conductive path : Simultaneous circuit manufacturing)

Patent 5694681: Connector housing and method of assembling connector
(METAL WORKING : METHOD OF MECHANICAL MANUFACTURE : Electrical device making : Conductor or circuit manufacturing : Assembling terminal to elongated conductor : With encapsulating)

Patent 5694682: Method of manufacturing valve system for capacity control of a screw compressor
(METAL WORKING : METHOD OF MECHANICAL MANUFACTURE : Prime mover or fluid pump making : Fluid pump or compressor making : Screw or gear type, e.g., Moineau type : With coating)

Patent 5694683: Hot forming process
(METAL WORKING : METHOD OF MECHANICAL MANUFACTURE : Impeller making : Blade making : Hollow blade : With cooling passage : Forming array of contacts or terminals)

Patent 5694684: Manufacturing method for ink jet recording head
(METAL WORKING : METHOD OF MECHANICAL MANUFACTURE : Fluid pattern dispersing device making, e.g., ink jet : With metallurgical bonding)

Patent 5694685: Method and apparatus for treating header plug gasket face
(METAL WORKING : METHOD OF MECHANICAL MANUFACTURE : Heat exchanger or boiler making : Repairing, converting, servicing or salvaging : Hollow blade)

Patent 5694686: Method for assembling a medical valve
(METAL WORKING : METHOD OF MECHANICAL MANUFACTURE : Valve or choke making : With assembly, disassembly or composite article making : With material shaping or cutting : Made from unitary workpiece, i.e., no assembly)

Patent 5694687: Method for producing a fabricated vehicle wheel
(METAL WORKING : METHOD OF MECHANICAL MANUFACTURE : Wheel making : Land wheel : Disc type wheel : Assembling wheel disc to rim : With disc shaping : Of fused material)

Patent 5694688: Method and apparatus for making paint roller cover
(METAL WORKING : METHOD OF MECHANICAL MANUFACTURE : Roller making : Assembling preformed components : Work contacting surface element assembled to core : Work contacting surface wound about core : Demountable rim making)

Patent 5694689: Method of mainspring removal tool for mainspring removal
(METAL WORKING : METHOD OF MECHANICAL MANUFACTURE : Watch or clock making : Phonograph component making)

Patent 5694690: Method of making large airplane structures
(METAL WORKING : METHOD OF MECHANICAL MANUFACTURE : Structural member making : Vehicular structural member making : Finger ring making)

Patent 5694691: Cigar cutter
(CUTLERY : CIGAR TIP CUTTERS : Hand : Pivoted blade : Pivoted lever mounted)

Patent 5694692: Injection molded bolster scale assemblies for a knife
(CUTLERY : SHEATHED : Pivoted blade : Forks and spoons)

Patent 5694693: Universal saw blade hub
(CUTLERY : CUTTING TOOLS : Saw : Gravity-opened)

Patent 5694694: Rideless scissors with an adjustable load transverse to the pivot axis on a pivot joint and a hinged handle
(CUTLERY : CUTTING TOOLS : Plural cooperating blades : Shears : Pivoted blade : Intermediate pivot : Pivoted handles)

Patent 5694695: Coupler system for telescoping poles
(CUTLERY : CUTTING TOOLS : With support or attaching means : Hand guard)

Patent 5694696: Scraper plane insert
(CUTLERY : BENCH PLANE : Having means for adjusting cutting blade : Pivoted lever and screw : With diverse feature)

Patent 5694697: Tire measuring device
(GEOMETRICAL INSTRUMENTS : GAUGE : Wheel : Saw)

Patent 5694698: Archery bow adjustable sighting device
(GEOMETRICAL INSTRUMENTS : STRAIGHT-LINE LIGHT RAY TYPE : Structurally installed : Archery bow : Multimarkers)

Patent 5694699: Bicycle frame aligning device
(GEOMETRICAL INSTRUMENTS : GAUGE : Collocating : Alignment : Millstone with respect to millstone shaft)

Patent 5694700: Method and instrument for the preparation of pollen for cryogenic storage
(DRYING AND GAS OR VAPOR CONTACT WITH SOLIDS : APPARATUS : Vacuum : With ruler)

Patent 5694701: Coated substrate drying system
(DRYING AND GAS OR VAPOR CONTACT WITH SOLIDS : PROCESS : Diverse types of drying operations : Sheet, web, or strand : Including radiation or convection treatment : Running length : Treating agent absorbs moisture)

Patent 5694702: Enhancing cross-directional stretch and tensile energy absorption during paper manufacture
(DRYING AND GAS OR VAPOR CONTACT WITH SOLIDS : PROCESS : Gas or vapor contact with treated material : Sheet, web, or strand : With drying parameter control : Temperature or moisture control of material treated or treating gas or vapor : Treating agent absorbs moisture)

Patent 5694703: Slip-on cover for shoes and boots for protection against high speed cutting implements
(BOOTS, SHOES, AND LEGGINGS : BOOTS AND SHOES : Overshoes : Soles)

Patent 5694704: Removable shoe covering
(BOOTS, SHOES, AND LEGGINGS : BOOTS AND SHOES : Overshoes : Sandals : Antislipping : Cleat (e.g., movable, detachable, etc.))

Patent 5694705: Therapeutic insole for footwear
(BOOTS, SHOES, AND LEGGINGS : INSOLES : Laminated : Detachable)

Patent 5694706: Heelless athletic shoe
(BOOTS, SHOES, AND LEGGINGS : BOOTS AND SHOES : Having particular outsole (e.g., sectional sole) : By detachable uppers)

Patent 5694707: Sports shoe with improved safety
(BOOTS, SHOES, AND LEGGINGS : BOOTS AND SHOES : Occupational or athletic shoe (e.g., roof climbing, gardening, etc.) : Athletic shoe or attachment therefor : For a sport (e.g., skating, skiing, etc.) featuring relative movement between shoe and ground :)

Patent 5694708: Excavating and conveying chain assembly with two-part scraper fingers
(EXCAVATING : RAILWAY GRADERS : Shovel or scoop)

Patent 5694709: Pipeline padding machine with crusher
(EXCAVATING : DITCH FILLER : Specific material (e.g., specialty steel, heat treatment of material, specific hardness test))

Patent 5694710: Hydraulically swung trenching shovel
(EXCAVATING : SCOOP OR EXCAVATING AND TRANSPORTING CONTAINER : With scraper)

Patent 5694711: Sign with fanning framework
(CARD, PICTURE, OR SIGN EXHIBITING : SIGNS : Sign support : Collapsible : Fastener)

Patent 5694712: Dovetail scope mount system
(FIREARMS : IMPLEMENTS : Sight devices : Telescopic type : Mount or mounting : And an illuminating or incandescent device)

Patent 5694713: Handgun with internal laser sight having elevational adjustment mechanism
(FIREARMS : IMPLEMENTS : Sight devices : Focused beam (e.g., laser on target, etc.) : Having beam adjusting structure or mounted for correction : Single trigger and hammer)

Patent 5694714: Insect like fish lure with wing structure that can oscillate to simulate insect activity
(FISHING, TRAPPING, AND VERMIN DESTROYING : FISHING : Motor-operated : Artificial bait : Hook and tackle holders)

Patent 5694715: Knotless line splicers
(FISHING, TRAPPING, AND VERMIN DESTROYING : FISHING : Line-attached bodies, hooks and rigs : Hooks : With leaders and/or line-connection feature : Mounted on, integral with, or rigidly connected to hook)

Patent 5694716: Root feeding device and associated root feeding method
(PLANT HUSBANDRY : PLANT IRRIGATORS AND/OR FERTILIZERS, APPARATUS OR METHOD : Vertical)

Patent 5694717: Window winder of the Bowden type for a vehicle door
(MOVABLE OR REMOVABLE CLOSURES : WITH OPERATOR FOR MOVABLY MOUNTED CLOSURE : Drive within closure housing : Cable drive : Multiple levers)

Patent 5694718: Glass channel for windows
(MOVABLE OR REMOVABLE CLOSURES : WITH MEANS MOUNTING CLOSURE FOR RECIPROCATION : Diverse or springy material guide or slide : Bearing includes transverse restrainer : Channel guide : On closure edge)

Patent 5694719: Snap-in slip joint adjusting attachment
(MOVABLE OR REMOVABLE CLOSURES : PANEL WITH CLOSURE FEATURE : With means to accommodate window accessory; e.g., automobile-type door : Closure carried)

Patent 5694720: Standing clamp for standing seam roof
(STATIC STRUCTURES (E.G., BUILDINGS) : MECHANISM OPERATED RELATIVELY MOVABLE SHAFT ASSEMBLY : With translucent feature)

Patent 5694721: Mounting assembly for building surfaces
(STATIC STRUCTURES (E.G., BUILDINGS) : COVER WITH PROJECTING RESTRAINER; E.G., SNOW STOP : Masonry or concrete)

Patent 5694722: Adjustable wall jamb
(STATIC STRUCTURES (E.G., BUILDINGS) : INCLUDING COMPONENT (E.G., WALL) DESIGNED TO RECEIVE A DISPARATE ARTICLE HAVING DISPARATE ARTICLE MOUNTED THERETO : Lavatory fixture : Wall juncture (e.g., bathtub surround kit) : Power means)

Patent 5694723: Apparatus and method for water drainage and radon removal
(STATIC STRUCTURES (E.G., BUILDINGS) : SPECIFIED TERRANEAN RELATIONSHIP : With drain or vent exterior to foundation perimeter : Divided terrane)

Patent 5694724: Vent pipe cover
(STATIC STRUCTURES (E.G., BUILDINGS) : FLUE CONNECTION TO BUILDING STRUCTURE : U-shaped channel formed of separate strips overlapping pane edge, front, and back)

Patent 5694725: Multistory multiunit building with maximum usable space and dual ingress and egress for upper floor units
(STATIC STRUCTURES (E.G., BUILDINGS) : MULTIROOM OR LEVEL : Multilevel : Curvilinear)

Patent 5694726: Plastic fitting assembly
(STATIC STRUCTURES (E.G., BUILDINGS) : CONDUIT, TRIM, OR SHIELD MEMBER AT CORNER : With revealed embedded protector)

Patent 5694727: Wall system providing an array of individual panels
(STATIC STRUCTURES (E.G., BUILDINGS) : SHEETLIKE ELEMENT ASSEMBLED PARALLEL TO EXISTING WALL, CEILING, OR FLOOR (E.G., INSULATING PANEL, SHEATHING) : Horizontal and vertical communication)

Patent 5694728: Vinyl siding system
(STATIC STRUCTURES (E.G., BUILDINGS) : LAPPED MULTIPLANAR SURFACING; E.G., SHINGLE TYPE : With pattern-forming feature : Secured to or integral with cover section)

Patent 5694729: Wall partition connector
(STATIC STRUCTURES (E.G., BUILDINGS) : MODULE OR PANEL HAVING DISCRETE EDGEWISE OR FACE-TO-FACE CONNECTING FEATURE : With joining means of dissimilar material and separate from unit : Includes lock or latch mechanism : Additional lock means between projections)

Patent 5694730: Spline for joining boards
(STATIC STRUCTURES (E.G., BUILDINGS) : MODULE OR PANEL HAVING DISCRETE EDGEWISE OR FACE-TO-FACE CONNECTING FEATURE : With joining means of dissimilar material and separate from unit : Tie along and within edge or face groove; e.g., spline : Additional lock means between projections)

Patent 5694731: Fire resistant frame structure for windows, doors, facades or glass roofs
(STATIC STRUCTURES (E.G., BUILDINGS) : OPENWORK; E.G., TRUSS, TRELLIS, GRILLE, SCREEN, FRAME, OR REBAR CHAIR : Outside corner or peripherally bordered (i.e., framing, etc.) : Portal frame or closure frame : Fireproof : Inclined struts or ties meeting at intermediate runner)

Patent 5694732: Method and apparatus for construction
(STATIC STRUCTURES (E.G., BUILDINGS) : ASSEMBLED IN SITU-TYPE ANCHOR OR TIE : Shaft with truss-braced cross-arm)

Patent 5694733: Flag/banner display system
(STATIC STRUCTURES (E.G., BUILDINGS) : SHAFT (I.E., ELONGATED RIGID STRUCTURE) : Upright (e.g., post, pole, etc.) : Having attached intersecting member (e.g., cross-arm) : Upright)

Patent 5694734: Curing of filament wound columns using a radiant heater
(STATIC STRUCTURES (E.G., BUILDINGS) : PROCESSES : Column, mast, etc., construction : Using prefabricated unit)

Patent 5694735: Method and a tool for crimping a tee or main
(STATIC STRUCTURES (E.G., BUILDINGS) : PROCESSES : Fabrication of member, module, etc. : Using prefabricated unit)

Patent 5694736: Method for securing a cladding plate to a building substrate
(STATIC STRUCTURES (E.G., BUILDINGS) : PROCESSES : Adhering preformed sheet-form member : And moving into position)

Patent 5694737: Method and apparatus for packing an inflatable air bag in a housing of an air bag module assembly
(PACKAGE MAKING : WITH CONTENTS TREATING : Reshaping : Folding or rolling : Sheet material or garments : Rotary winding : Slotted or divided mandrel : Base contacting)

Patent 5694738: Body flap folding apparatus in packaging machine
(PACKAGE MAKING : WRAPPING MACHINES : Cover-wiping passage or pocket for initial wrap : U-fold forming initial wrap : Package advanced by folding carrier : Rotary turret or carrier : Rotary turret or carrier)

Patent 5694739: Absorbent articles with integral release system and methods of making same
(PACKAGE MAKING : METHODS : With contents treating : Folding : Constricting closure by binding)

Patent 5694740: Micromachined device packaged to reduce stiction
(PACKAGE MAKING : METHODS : With contents treating : Liquid treating : Constricting closure by binding)

Patent 5694741: Easter grass bag forming
(PACKAGE MAKING : METHODS : With contents treating : Cutting : Flexible preform cover (e.g., bags, pouches))

Patent 5694742: Method and apparatus for producing a strapless bale of compressed fiber
(PACKAGE MAKING : METHODS : With contents treating : Compacting or stretching : Flexible preform cover (e.g., bags, pouches))

Patent 5694743: Book/disc product and method of making the same
(PACKAGE MAKING : METHODS : Group forming of contents into a unit : Of diverse contents (e.g., can and coupon) : Before association with cover material)

Patent 5694744: Article packaging kit, and method
(PACKAGE MAKING : METHODS : Plural covers : Single layer forming)

 

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