Patents 6037896 - 6038149

 

 

Patent 6037896: Method for determining an impact point of a fired projectile relative to the target
(COMMUNICATIONS: DIRECTIVE RADIO WAVE SYSTEMS AND DEVICES (E.G., RADAR, RADIO NAVIGATION) : DETERMINING DISTANCE : Miss distance indicator (MDI) : With plural frequencies transmission)

Patent 6037897: Apparatus and methods for moving target indicator simulation
(COMMUNICATIONS: DIRECTIVE RADIO WAVE SYSTEMS AND DEVICES (E.G., RADAR, RADIO NAVIGATION) : TESTING OR CALIBRATING OF RADAR SYSTEM : By simulation : With storage tube)

Patent 6037898: Method and apparatus for calibrating radio frequency base stations using antenna arrays
(COMMUNICATIONS: DIRECTIVE RADIO WAVE SYSTEMS AND DEVICES (E.G., RADAR, RADIO NAVIGATION) : TESTING OR CALIBRATING OF RADAR SYSTEM : By monitoring : Calibrating : With CRT display)

Patent 6037899: Method for vectoring active or combat projectiles over a defined operative range using a GPS-supported pilot projectile
(COMMUNICATIONS: DIRECTIVE RADIO WAVE SYSTEMS AND DEVICES (E.G., RADAR, RADIO NAVIGATION) : DIRECTIVE : Including a satellite : With position indicating : Using Global Positioning Satellite (GPS or Glonass) : With ambiguity resolving)

Patent 6037900: GPS receiver with extended security
(COMMUNICATIONS: DIRECTIVE RADIO WAVE SYSTEMS AND DEVICES (E.G., RADAR, RADIO NAVIGATION) : DIRECTIVE : Including a satellite : With position indicating : Using Global Positioning Satellite (GPS or Glonass) : With ambiguity resolving)

Patent 6037901: System and method for communicating information for fleets of earthworking machines
(COMMUNICATIONS: DIRECTIVE RADIO WAVE SYSTEMS AND DEVICES (E.G., RADAR, RADIO NAVIGATION) : DIRECTIVE : Including a satellite : With position indicating : With particular action taken responsive to position : Satellite selection (i.e., tracking or acquisition))

Patent 6037902: Intrusion detection systems employing active detectors
(COMMUNICATIONS: RADIO WAVE ANTENNAS : ANTENNAS : Microstrip : Reflector or director)

Patent 6037903: Slot-coupled array antenna structures
(COMMUNICATIONS: RADIO WAVE ANTENNAS : ANTENNAS : Microstrip : Reflector or director)

Patent 6037904: Antenna with diffraction grating modulator
(COMMUNICATIONS: RADIO WAVE ANTENNAS : ANTENNAS : Microstrip : Reflector or director)

Patent 6037905: Azimuth steerable antenna
(COMMUNICATIONS: RADIO WAVE ANTENNAS : ANTENNAS : Having electric space discharge device :)

Patent 6037906: BroadBand aerial means
(COMMUNICATIONS: RADIO WAVE ANTENNAS : ANTENNAS : With radio cabinet :)

Patent 6037907: Dual band antenna for mobile communications
(COMMUNICATIONS: RADIO WAVE ANTENNAS : ANTENNAS : With lumped reactance for loading antenna : Reactance at free end of active antenna : With feedback)

Patent 6037908: Microwave antenna
(COMMUNICATIONS: RADIO WAVE ANTENNAS : ANTENNAS : With spaced or external radio wave refractor (e.g., lens) : Reactance at free end of active antenna)

Patent 6037909: Deployed payload for a communications spacecraft
(COMMUNICATIONS: RADIO WAVE ANTENNAS : ANTENNAS : Slot type : Plural : With wave guide coupling :)

Patent 6037910: Phased-array antenna
(COMMUNICATIONS: RADIO WAVE ANTENNAS : ANTENNAS : Wave guide type (e.g., horn) : Plural : With reflector)

Patent 6037911: Wide bank printed phase array antenna for microwave and mm-wave applications
(COMMUNICATIONS: RADIO WAVE ANTENNAS : ANTENNAS : Balanced doublet - centerfed (e.g., dipole) : Sheet or wing type : With main and subreflector (Casse-grain type))

Patent 6037912: Low profile bi-directional antenna
(COMMUNICATIONS: RADIO WAVE ANTENNAS : ANTENNAS : Balanced doublet - centerfed (e.g., dipole) : Plural : Parallel arrangement : With parasitic element (e.g., reflector or director) :)

Patent 6037913: Moveable satellite dish antenna mount
(COMMUNICATIONS: RADIO WAVE ANTENNAS : ANTENNAS : With support for antenna, reflector or director : Adjustable or collapsible support : Pivoted or rotatable : Quarter-wave transformer)

Patent 6037914: Method and apparatus for augmented reality using a see-through head-mounted display
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : IMAGE SUPERPOSITION BY OPTICAL MEANS (E.G., HEADS-UP DISPLAY) : Three-dimensional arrays)

Patent 6037915: Optical reproducing system for multimedia information
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : IMAGE SUPERPOSITION BY OPTICAL MEANS (E.G., HEADS-UP DISPLAY) : Operator body-mounted heads-up display (e.g., helmet mounted display) : Number of pixels per row or column conversion (i.e., resolution conversion))

Patent 6037916: Surface discharge AC plasma display apparatus and driving method therefor
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : PLURAL PHYSICAL DISPLAY ELEMENT CONTROL SYSTEM (E.G., NON-CRT) : Display elements arranged in matrix (e.g., rows and columns) : Fluid light emitter (e.g., gas, liquid, or plasma) : Having endless belt or tape reader)

Patent 6037917: Plasma display system
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : PLURAL PHYSICAL DISPLAY ELEMENT CONTROL SYSTEM (E.G., NON-CRT) : Display elements arranged in matrix (e.g., rows and columns) : Fluid light emitter (e.g., gas, liquid, or plasma) : Intensity control : Specified plasma coupling path)

Patent 6037918: Error compensator circuits used in color balancing with time multiplexed voltage signals for a flat panel display unit
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : PLURAL PHYSICAL DISPLAY ELEMENT CONTROL SYSTEM (E.G., NON-CRT) : Display elements arranged in matrix (e.g., rows and columns) : Cathodolulminescent type : Color)

Patent 6037919: LCD with variable refresh rate as a function of information per line
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : PLURAL PHYSICAL DISPLAY ELEMENT CONTROL SYSTEM (E.G., NON-CRT) : Display elements arranged in matrix (e.g., rows and columns) : Light-controlling display elements : Liquid crystal display elements (LCD) : Resistor-diode arrangement)

Patent 6037920: Liquid crystal apparatus and driving method therefor
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : PLURAL PHYSICAL DISPLAY ELEMENT CONTROL SYSTEM (E.G., NON-CRT) : Display elements arranged in matrix (e.g., rows and columns) : Light-controlling display elements : Liquid crystal display elements (LCD) : Resistor-diode arrangement)

Patent 6037921: Display control apparatus with independent information receivers
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : PLURAL PHYSICAL DISPLAY ELEMENT CONTROL SYSTEM (E.G., NON-CRT) : Display elements arranged in matrix (e.g., rows and columns) : Light-controlling display elements : Liquid crystal display elements (LCD) : Color : Including transformer)

Patent 6037922: Optical modulation or image display system
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : PLURAL PHYSICAL DISPLAY ELEMENT CONTROL SYSTEM (E.G., NON-CRT) : Display elements arranged in matrix (e.g., rows and columns) : Light-controlling display elements : Liquid crystal display elements (LCD) : Gray scale capability (e.g., halftone) : Including transformer)

Patent 6037923: Active matrix display device
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : PLURAL PHYSICAL DISPLAY ELEMENT CONTROL SYSTEM (E.G., NON-CRT) : Display elements arranged in matrix (e.g., rows and columns) : Light-controlling display elements : Liquid crystal display elements (LCD) : Control means at each display element : Thin film tansistor (TFT) : Smooth or continuous)

Patent 6037924: Matrix type liquid-crystal display unit
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : PLURAL PHYSICAL DISPLAY ELEMENT CONTROL SYSTEM (E.G., NON-CRT) : Display elements arranged in matrix (e.g., rows and columns) : Light-controlling display elements : Liquid crystal display elements (LCD) : Control means at each display element : Thin film tansistor (TFT) : Smooth or continuous)

Patent 6037925: Video signal converting apparatus and a display device having the same
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : PLURAL PHYSICAL DISPLAY ELEMENT CONTROL SYSTEM (E.G., NON-CRT) : Display elements arranged in matrix (e.g., rows and columns) : Light-controlling display elements : Liquid crystal display elements (LCD) : Specific display element control means (e.g., latches, memories, logic) : Particular timing circuit : Smooth or continuous)

Patent 6037926: Emulation of computer monitor in a wide screen television
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING : Attributes (surface detail or characteristic, display attributes) : Color or intensity : Color bit data modification or conversion : Format change (e.g., NTSC to RGB, RGB to composite, XYZ to RGB) : Plural look up tables)

Patent 6037927: Method and apparatus for providing force feedback to the user of an interactive computer simulation
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : DISPLAY PERIPHERAL INTERFACE INPUT DEVICE : Animation)

Patent 6037928: System and method for providing restrained, streamlined access to a computerized information source
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : DISPLAY PERIPHERAL INTERFACE INPUT DEVICE : Animation)

Patent 6037929: Coordinate input system and method of controlling same
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : DISPLAY PERIPHERAL INTERFACE INPUT DEVICE : Including keyboard : Trackball)

Patent 6037930: Multimodal touch sensitive peripheral device
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : DISPLAY PERIPHERAL INTERFACE INPUT DEVICE : Touch panel : Including impedance detection : Optical detector)

Patent 6037931: Apparatus and method for controlling picture inversion of a liquid crystal display
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : DISPLAY DRIVING CONTROL CIRCUITRY : Addressing)

Patent 6037932: Method for sending computer network data as part of vertical blanking interval
(TELEVISION : FORMAT : Including additional information : During sync, blanking, or overscan : During vertical blanking : During vertical blanking interval)

Patent 6037933: TV graphical user interface for providing user access to preset time periods of TV program information
(DATA PROCESSING: PRESENTATION PROCESSING OF DOCUMENT, OPERATOR INTERFACE PROCESSING, AND SCREEN SAVER DISPLAY PROCESSING : OPERATOR INTERFACE (E.G., GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE) : On screen video or audio system interface : Video interface : Indexed control : Hierarchical)

Patent 6037934: Named bookmark sets
(DATA PROCESSING: PRESENTATION PROCESSING OF DOCUMENT, OPERATOR INTERFACE PROCESSING, AND SCREEN SAVER DISPLAY PROCESSING : OPERATOR INTERFACE (E.G., GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE) : Mark up language interface (e.g., HTML) : Group window)

Patent 6037935: Web page exploration indicator and method
(DATA PROCESSING: PRESENTATION PROCESSING OF DOCUMENT, OPERATOR INTERFACE PROCESSING, AND SCREEN SAVER DISPLAY PROCESSING : OPERATOR INTERFACE (E.G., GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE) : Mark up language interface (e.g., HTML) : Group window)

Patent 6037936: Computer vision system with a graphic user interface and remote camera control
(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 : Graphical or iconic based (e.g., visual program))

Patent 6037937: Navigation tool for graphical user 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 : Graphical or iconic based (e.g., visual program))

Patent 6037938: Method and a device for displaying information about a large number of independent data elements
(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 : Window scrolling : Hierarchical)

Patent 6037939: Method for enabling interactive manipulation of data retained in computer system, and a computer system for implementing the method
(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 : Layout modification (e.g., move or resize) : Combining moving and resizing operation (e.g., moving causes resizing) : Viewing lower priority windows (e.g., overlapped windows))

Patent 6037940: Graphical user interface in a medical protocol system having time delay rules and a publisher's view
(DATA PROCESSING: PRESENTATION PROCESSING OF DOCUMENT, OPERATOR INTERFACE PROCESSING, AND SCREEN SAVER DISPLAY PROCESSING : OPERATOR INTERFACE (E.G., GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE) : User interface development (e.g., GUI builder) : Graphical or iconic based (e.g., visual program) : Chat room)

Patent 6037941: Tag display control system and method
(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 : Tab metaphor (e.g., property sheet) : Virtual input device (e.g., virtual keyboard))

Patent 6037942: Navigation system character input device
(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 : With specific input device)

Patent 6037943: Multimedia digital foil presentation system
(DATA PROCESSING: PRESENTATION PROCESSING OF DOCUMENT, OPERATOR INTERFACE PROCESSING, AND SCREEN SAVER DISPLAY PROCESSING : OPERATOR INTERFACE (E.G., GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE) : Presentation to audience interface (e.g., slide show) : For a visually challenged user)

Patent 6037944: Method and apparatus for displaying a thought network from a thought's perspective
(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 6037945: Graphical method for modeling and estimating construction costs
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING : Three-dimension : Solid modelling :)

Patent 6037946: Image synthesis apparatus and image synthesis method
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING : Three-dimension : Hidden line/surface determining : Z buffer (depth buffer) :)

Patent 6037947: Graphics accelerator with shift count generation for handling potential fixed-point numeric overflows
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING : Three-dimension : Lighting/shading : Z buffer (depth buffer))

Patent 6037948: Method, system, and computer program product for updating texture with overscan
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING : Attributes (surface detail or characteristic, display attributes) : Texture : Z buffer (depth buffer))

Patent 6037949: Texture mapping and other uses of scalar fields on subdivision surfaces in computer graphics and animation
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING : Attributes (surface detail or characteristic, display attributes) : Texture : Z buffer (depth buffer))

Patent 6037950: Configurable, extensible, integrated profile generation and maintenance environment for facilitating image transfer between transform spaces
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING : Three-dimension : Space transformation : Z buffer (depth buffer))

Patent 6037951: Video graphics controller with improved calculation capabilities
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING : Shape generating : Straight line : Image based (addressing))

Patent 6037952: Image displaying apparatus
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING : Animation : Calligraphic)

Patent 6037953: Graphic display method and device for high-speed display of a plurality of graphics
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : COMPUTER GRAPHICS DISPLAY MEMORY SYSTEM : Logical operations : Mask data operation : Multiple planes)

Patent 6037954: Portable hand-held reading device
(COMPUTER GRAPHICS PROCESSING AND SELECTIVE VISUAL DISPLAY SYSTEMS : DISPLAY PERIPHERAL INTERFACE INPUT DEVICE : Including keyboard : Portable (i.e., handheld, calculator, remote controller) : Optical detector)

Patent 6037955: Microfluidic image display
(RECORDERS : MARKERS AND/OR DRIVING MEANS THEREFOR : With ink supply to marker : Card receiver)

Patent 6037956: Microfluidic printing apparatus having transparent ink receiving element
(RECORDERS : MARKERS AND/OR DRIVING MEANS THEREFOR : With ink supply to marker : Card receiver)

Patent 6037957: Integrated microchannel print head for electrographic printer
(INCREMENTAL PRINTING OF SYMBOLIC INFORMATION : ELECTRIC MARKING APPARATUS OR PROCESSES : Electrostatic : Specific electrostatic head : Specific head tip : Block driving)

Patent 6037958: Method for cleaning thermal printing head
(INCREMENTAL PRINTING OF SYMBOLIC INFORMATION : THERMAL MARKING APPARATUS OR PROCESSES : By electrochemical)

Patent 6037959: Synchronious re-inking of a re-inkable belt
(INCREMENTAL PRINTING OF SYMBOLIC INFORMATION : THERMAL MARKING APPARATUS OR PROCESSES : By electrochemical)

Patent 6037960: Direct write plates on a thermal dye transfer apparatus
(INCREMENTAL PRINTING OF SYMBOLIC INFORMATION : THERMAL MARKING APPARATUS OR PROCESSES : Multicolor : Housing or mounting)

Patent 6037961: Thermal printing method and thermal printer
(INCREMENTAL PRINTING OF SYMBOLIC INFORMATION : THERMAL MARKING APPARATUS OR PROCESSES : Preheating : Look up table)

Patent 6037962: Method and apparatus for interleaving raster scan lines in a multi-beam laser imaging device
(INCREMENTAL PRINTING OF SYMBOLIC INFORMATION : LIGHT OR BEAM MARKING APPARATUS OR PROCESSES : Scan of light : Plural beam scan : Having deflecting means)

Patent 6037963: Laser printer having variable beam spacing
(INCREMENTAL PRINTING OF SYMBOLIC INFORMATION : LIGHT OR BEAM MARKING APPARATUS OR PROCESSES : Scan of light : Plural beam scan : Having deflecting means)

Patent 6037964: Exposure head and printer
(INCREMENTAL PRINTING OF SYMBOLIC INFORMATION : LIGHT OR BEAM MARKING APPARATUS OR PROCESSES : Scan of light : Plural beam scan : Specific light source (e.g., LEDs assembly) : Including switching means)

Patent 6037965: Method and apparatus for delivering laser energy to an object
(INCREMENTAL PRINTING OF SYMBOLIC INFORMATION : LIGHT OR BEAM MARKING APPARATUS OR PROCESSES : Scan of light : Plural beam scan : Specific optical structure : Including switching means)

Patent 6037966: Printing control with correction for non-linearities
(INCREMENTAL PRINTING OF SYMBOLIC INFORMATION : LIGHT OR BEAM MARKING APPARATUS OR PROCESSES : Scan of light : Tone marking : By adjusting pulse width of light beam : Specific lens)

Patent 6037967: Short wavelength pulsed laser scanner
(INCREMENTAL PRINTING OF SYMBOLIC INFORMATION : LIGHT OR BEAM MARKING APPARATUS OR PROCESSES : Scan of light : Specific light modulator : By varying dotting density)

Patent 6037968: Scanned marking of workpieces
(INCREMENTAL PRINTING OF SYMBOLIC INFORMATION : LIGHT OR BEAM MARKING APPARATUS OR PROCESSES : Scan of light : Specific optical structure : Having deflector : Including deflector)

Patent 6037969: Method and apparatus for blocking out improper television programs
(INTERACTIVE VIDEO DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS : ACCESS CONTROL OR BLOCKING : Of specific program (e.g., based on program rating) : Combined with detecting VCR operation)

Patent 6037970: Videoconference system and method therefor
(TELEVISION : TWO-WAY VIDEO AND VOICE COMMUNICATION (E.G., VIDEOPHONE) : Conferencing (e.g., loop) : Motion image conferencing :)

Patent 6037971: Methods and apparatus for the creation and transmission of 3-dimensional images
(TELEVISION : STEREOSCOPIC : Picture signal generator : Multiple cameras :)

Patent 6037972: Camera
(TELEVISION : SPECIAL APPLICATIONS : Combined electronic sensing and photographic film cameras : Image magnifying)

Patent 6037973: Film transport and method
(TELEVISION : SPECIAL APPLICATIONS : Film, disc or card scanning : Position detection)

Patent 6037974: Film scanner
(TELEVISION : SPECIAL APPLICATIONS : Film, disc or card scanning : Position detection)

Patent 6037975: Image sensor for monitoring vehicle's forward view and method for setting aspect ratio for photosensitive portion of such image sensor
(TELEVISION : SPECIAL APPLICATIONS : Navigation : Microfilm)

Patent 6037976: Method and apparatus for determining ambient conditions from an image sequence, such as fog, haze or shadows
(TELEVISION : SPECIAL APPLICATIONS : Simulator : Visibility (e.g., fog, etc.) : Farm vehicle)

Patent 6037977: Vehicle surveillance system incorporating remote video and data input
(TELEVISION : SPECIAL APPLICATIONS : Observation of or from a specific location (e.g., surveillance) : Vehicular : With transformation or rectification)

Patent 6037978: Sync signal self-test device and method
(TELEVISION : MONITORING, TESTING, OR MEASURING : Synchronization (e.g., H-sync to subcarrier) : Signal to noise ratio)

Patent 6037979: Solid-state imaging device having a reset switch for resetting potential of capacitor and vertical signal line
(TELEVISION : CAMERA, SYSTEM AND DETAIL : Solid-state image sensor : X - Y architecture : Including switching transistor and photocell at each pixel site (e.g., "MOS-type" image sensor) : With overflow gate or drain)

Patent 6037980: Electronic camera apparatus with facility for varying size or position of a focus detecting frame in focus control
(TELEVISION : CAMERA, SYSTEM AND DETAIL : Optics : Focus control : Using image signal : By analyzing high frequency component : Using multiple output registers)

Patent 6037981: Method and apparatus for using digital televisions as remote personal computer displays
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : BANDWIDTH REDUCTION OR EXPANSION : Television or motion video signal : Predictive : Separate coders)

Patent 6037982: Multi-pass video compression
(TELEVISION : BANDWIDTH REDUCTION SYSTEM : Data rate reduction : Specified color signal : Direct coding of color composite signal : Rotary)

Patent 6037983: High quality reduced latency transmission of video objects
(TELEVISION : BANDWIDTH REDUCTION SYSTEM : Data rate reduction : Picture feature dependent sampling rate or sample selection : Subband encoding (e.g., low horizontal/low vertical frequency, low horizontal/high vertical frequency))

Patent 6037984: Method and apparatus for embedding a watermark into a digital image or image sequence
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : BANDWIDTH REDUCTION OR EXPANSION : Television or motion video signal : Subsampling : Discrete cosine)

Patent 6037985: Video compression
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : BANDWIDTH REDUCTION OR EXPANSION : Television or motion video signal : Adaptive : Quantization : Having SAW or charge-transfer device)

Patent 6037986: Video preprocessing method and apparatus with selective filtering based on motion detection
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : BANDWIDTH REDUCTION OR EXPANSION : Television or motion video signal : Predictive : Separate coders)

Patent 6037987: Apparatus and method for selecting a rate and distortion based coding mode for a coding system
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : BANDWIDTH REDUCTION OR EXPANSION : Television or motion video signal : Adaptive : Quantization : Having SAW or charge-transfer device)

Patent 6037988: Method for generating sprites for object-based coding sytems using masks and rounding average
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : BANDWIDTH REDUCTION OR EXPANSION : Television or motion video signal : Predictive : Motion vector : Subband coding)

Patent 6037989: Still image transmitting device
(TELEVISION : FORMAT CONVERSION : Scan rate variation)

Patent 6037990: Video signal processor for generating a progressive scanning format signal
(TELEVISION : FORMAT CONVERSION : Line doublers type (e.g., interlace to progressive IDTV type) : Motion adaptive : Motion adaptive)

Patent 6037991: Method and apparatus for communicating video information in a communication system
(INTERACTIVE VIDEO DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS : VIDEO DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM WITH UPSTREAM COMMUNICATION : Server or headend : Control process : Conveyed in video image)

Patent 6037992: Audio transmission in the video stream with adaptive gain
(TELEVISION : FORMAT : Including additional information : Sound signal : Sound signal)

Patent 6037993: Digital BTSC compander system
(TELEVISION : FORMAT : Including additional information : Sound signal : Plural (e.g., stereo or SAP) : Plural (e.g., stereo or SAP))

Patent 6037994: Sync signal processing device for combined video appliance
(TELEVISION : SYNCHRONIZATION : Locking of computer to video timebase : Including demodulator)

Patent 6037995: Broadcasting and communication receiver apparatus
(INTERACTIVE VIDEO DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS : OPERATOR INTERFACE : To facilitate tuning or selection of video signal : Electronic program guide : For displaying additional information :)

Patent 6037996: Data broadcast receiving apparatus with screen display state control
(TELEVISION : BASIC RECEIVER WITH ADDITIONAL FUNCTION : For display of additional information : Color television)

Patent 6037998: Electronic program guide system and electronic program guide displaying method
(INTERACTIVE VIDEO DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS : OPERATOR INTERFACE : To facilitate tuning or selection of video signal : Electronic program guide : Combined from plural information providers (e.g., combined terrestrial and satellite sources) : Combined at local receiver :)

Patent 6037999: Tuner for receiving television signal
(TELEVISION : RECEIVER CIRCUITRY : Tuning : Color television)

Patent 6038000: Information stream syntax for indicating the presence of a splice point
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : BANDWIDTH REDUCTION OR EXPANSION : Television or motion video signal : Associated signal processing : Discrete cosine)

Patent 6038001: Bistable nematic liquid crystal which remains tilted in first and second states and which is tilted according to driving voltage
(LIQUID CRYSTAL CELLS, ELEMENTS AND SYSTEMS : PARTICULAR EXCITATION OF LIQUID CRYSTAL : Electrical excitation of liquid crystal (i.e., particular voltage pulses, AC vs. DC, threshold voltages, etc.) : With photoconductive layer (e.g., spatial light modulator(SLMs)))

Patent 6038002: Thin film transistor liquid crystal display and method for fabricating the same
(LIQUID CRYSTAL CELLS, ELEMENTS AND SYSTEMS : PARTICULAR EXCITATION OF LIQUID CRYSTAL : Electrical excitation of liquid crystal (i.e., particular voltage pulses, AC vs. DC, threshold voltages, etc.) : With particular switching device : Transistor : Structure of transistor :)

Patent 6038003: Liquid crystal display and method of manufacturing the same
(LIQUID CRYSTAL CELLS, ELEMENTS AND SYSTEMS : PARTICULAR EXCITATION OF LIQUID CRYSTAL : Electrical excitation of liquid crystal (i.e., particular voltage pulses, AC vs. DC, threshold voltages, etc.) : With particular switching device : Transistor : Structure of transistor :)

Patent 6038004: Active matrix liquid crystal display for projection system
(LIQUID CRYSTAL CELLS, ELEMENTS AND SYSTEMS : PARTICULAR EXCITATION OF LIQUID CRYSTAL : Electrical excitation of liquid crystal (i.e., particular voltage pulses, AC vs. DC, threshold voltages, etc.) : With particular switching device : Transistor : Structure of transistor : With light block conductively connected to transistor :)

Patent 6038005: Optics arrangements including light source arrangements for an active matrix liquid crystal image generator
(LIQUID CRYSTAL CELLS, ELEMENTS AND SYSTEMS : PARTICULAR STRUCTURE : Particular illumination : Including resilient support member)

Patent 6038006: Liquid crystal display device with light shield and color filter overlapping two edges of pixel electrode
(LIQUID CRYSTAL CELLS, ELEMENTS AND SYSTEMS : PARTICULAR STRUCTURE : Having significant detail of cell structure only : Filter : Color filter : For supertwisted nematic liquid crystal)

Patent 6038007: In-plane type liquid crystal display apparatus with increased numerical aperture
(LIQUID CRYSTAL CELLS, ELEMENTS AND SYSTEMS : PARTICULAR STRUCTURE : Having significant detail of cell structure only : Filter : Opaque mask or black mask : With unequal areas for different colors or with fractional shift between one line of colors and the next)

Patent 6038008: Method of making LCD having roughened steps of the protection layer
(LIQUID CRYSTAL CELLS, ELEMENTS AND SYSTEMS : PARTICULAR STRUCTURE : Having significant detail of cell structure only : Particular nonoptical film or layer (e.g., adhesive layer, barrier layer) : Insulating layer : For parallel alignment)

Patent 6038009: Ferroelectric liquid crystal display device
(LIQUID CRYSTAL CELLS, ELEMENTS AND SYSTEMS : NOMINAL MANUFACTURING METHODS OR POST MANUFACTURING PROCESSING OF LIQUID CRYSTAL CELL : Changing liquid crystal phase : Twisted (or chiral) nematic or supertwisted nematic)

Patent 6038010: Apparatus for reproducing digital sound signals for projectors
(OPTICS: MOTION PICTURES : WITH SOUND ACCOMPANIMENT : Common picture and sound record carrier systems : Flexible strip type : On picture and sound records)

Patent 6038011: Photographic printing method
(PHOTOCOPYING : PROJECTION PRINTING AND COPYING CAMERAS : Identifying, composing, or selecting : Regulating light intensity or exposure time)

Patent 6038012: Photo identification card system
(PHOTOCOPYING : PROJECTION PRINTING AND COPYING CAMERAS : Identifying, composing, or selecting : Regulating light intensity or exposure time)

Patent 6038013: Vibration isolator and exposure apparatus
(PHOTOCOPYING : PROJECTION PRINTING AND COPYING CAMERAS : Step and repeat : Reflector between original and photo-sensitive paper)

Patent 6038014: High speed package printer
(PHOTOCOPYING : PROJECTION PRINTING AND COPYING CAMERAS : Focus or magnification control : Reflector between original and photo-sensitive paper)

Patent 6038015: Electron-beam-projection-exposure apparatus with integrated mask inspection and cleaning portions
(PHOTOCOPYING : PROJECTION PRINTING AND COPYING CAMERAS : Illumination systems or details : Reflector between original and photo-sensitive paper)

Patent 6038016: Method and apparatus for detecting and preventing counterfeiting
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : DOCUMENT PATTERN ANALYSIS OR VERIFICATION : Lamp attachments)

Patent 6038017: Method of controlling multi-species epitaxial deposition
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : WITH PLURAL DIVERSE TEST OR ART : Lamp attachments)

Patent 6038018: Substrate inspecting apparatus, substrate inspecting system having the same apparatus and substrate inspecting method
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : INSPECTION OF FLAWS OR IMPURITIES : Integrating spheres)

Patent 6038019: Method for monitoring defects of semiconductor device
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : INSPECTION OF FLAWS OR IMPURITIES : Surface condition : Detection of object or particle on surface : Detection of an object or particle on surface)

Patent 6038020: Mask pattern verification apparatus employing super-resolution technique, mask pattern verification method employing super-resolution
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : INSPECTION OF FLAWS OR IMPURITIES : Surface condition : On patterned or topographical surface (e.g., wafer, mask, circuit board) : On patterned or topographical surface (e.g., wafer, mask, circuit board))

Patent 6038021: Optically based on-line fiber monitoring system with drift compensation
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : INSPECTION OF FLAWS OR IMPURITIES : Textile inspection : Elongated textile product (e.g., thread, yarn, etc.) : Standard movable)

Patent 6038022: Coupling device for integrating and interfacing accessory modules with spectrometers for spectroscopic analysis
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : BY DISPERSED LIGHT SPECTROSCOPY : Utilizing a spectrometer : Having beam modulation)

Patent 6038023: Sensors for detection and spectroscopy
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : BY DISPERSED LIGHT SPECTROSCOPY : Utilizing a spectrometer : Having beam modulation)

Patent 6038024: Method and an apparatus for determining the color stimulus specification of an object
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : BY DISPERSED LIGHT SPECTROSCOPY : Utilizing a spectrometer : Having beam modulation)

Patent 6038025: Method for manufacturing of fiberoptic gyroscope by providing a flexible connector connected to the coil and remaining gyroscope elements
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : BY LIGHT INTERFERENCE (E.G., INTERFEROMETER) : Rotation rate (e.g., ring laser gyros) : By fiber or waveguide interferometer (e.g., Sagnac effect) : With diffraction grating means)

Patent 6038026: Apparatus and method for the determination of grain size in thin films
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : BY LIGHT INTERFERENCE (E.G., INTERFEROMETER) : For dimensional measurement : Contour or profile : By wavefront detection : Of highly reflective surface (e.g., mirror) : Planar surface :)

Patent 6038027: Method for measuring material thickness profiles
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : BY LIGHT INTERFERENCE (E.G., INTERFEROMETER) : For dimensional measurement : Thickness : Surface displacement due to acoustic wave propagation))

Patent 6038028: High-speed non-contact measuring apparatus for gauging the thickness of moving sheet material
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : DIMENSION : Thickness : Light scanning)

Patent 6038029: Method and apparatus for alignment of a wafer
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : BY ALIGNMENT IN LATERAL DIRECTION : With object being compared and light beam moved relative to each other (e.g., scanning))

Patent 6038030: Method of establishing the presence of specific substances in milk as well as an implement for applying same
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : BY SHADE OR COLOR : With color determination by light intensity comparison : Drum or endless tape)

Patent 6038031: 3D graphics object copying with reduced edge artifacts
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE ENHANCEMENT OR RESTORATION : Quantization)

Patent 6038032: Handy printing device that extracts single lines from print data containing plural lines
(FACSIMILE AND STATIC PRESENTATION PROCESSING : STATIC PRESENTATION PROCESSING (E.G., PROCESSING DATA FOR PRINTER, ETC.) : Detail of medium positioning (e.g., movement to or from presentation location of medium, etc.) : Engraving or perforating material to form a printing surface (e.g., printing plate, cylinder, or stencil))

Patent 6038033: Method and apparatus for compressing and decompressing print data in the background operations of a printer
(FACSIMILE AND STATIC PRESENTATION PROCESSING : STATIC PRESENTATION PROCESSING (E.G., PROCESSING DATA FOR PRINTER, ETC.) : Memory : Engraving or perforating material to form a printing surface (e.g., printing plate, cylinder, or stencil))

Patent 6038034: Image processing apparatus and method therefor
(FACSIMILE AND STATIC PRESENTATION PROCESSING : FACSIMILE : Facsimile memory monitoring : Composite image)

Patent 6038035: Method and apparatus for substitute original documents
(FACSIMILE AND STATIC PRESENTATION PROCESSING : FACSIMILE : Facsimile measuring, testing, or calibrating : Composite image)

Patent 6038036: Communication system and apparatus
(FACSIMILE AND STATIC PRESENTATION PROCESSING : FACSIMILE : Auxiliary signal : Coding for digital facsimile equipment (e.g., Group 3 or 4))

Patent 6038037: Digital network interface for analog fax equipment
(FACSIMILE AND STATIC PRESENTATION PROCESSING : FACSIMILE : Auxiliary signal : Coding for digital facsimile equipment (e.g., Group 3 or 4))

Patent 6038038: Method for determining offset and gain correction for a light sensitive sensor
(FACSIMILE AND STATIC PRESENTATION PROCESSING : FACSIMILE : Specific signal processing circuitry : Signal voltage or gain control : Auxiliary signal controls apparatus at both transmitter and receiver)

Patent 6038039: Character smoothing in scanners/printers
(FACSIMILE AND STATIC PRESENTATION PROCESSING : FACSIMILE : Specific signal processing circuitry : Signal enhancing : Auxiliary signal controls apparatus at both transmitter and receiver)

Patent 6038040: Image forming apparatus with improved operability
(FACSIMILE AND STATIC PRESENTATION PROCESSING : FACSIMILE : Specific signal processing circuitry : Facsimile control unit : Picture signal thresholding)

Patent 6038041: Three-dimensional holographic fluorescence microscope
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : HOLOGRAPHIC SYSTEM OR ELEMENT :)

Patent 6038042: Apparatus and method for producing hologram and apparatus and method for displaying hologram
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : HOLOGRAPHIC SYSTEM OR ELEMENT : For synthetically generating a hologram : Having nonplanar recording medium surface)

Patent 6038043: Method for recording a holographic optical element
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : HOLOGRAPHIC SYSTEM OR ELEMENT : Having optical element between object and recording medium : Discrete hologram only)

Patent 6038044: Ring/mesh optical network
(OPTICAL COMMUNICATIONS : MULTIPLEX : Optical switching : space : Crossconnect :)

Patent 6038045: Apparatus for adding and dropping wavelength multiplex channels
(OPTICAL COMMUNICATIONS : FAULT RECOVERY :)

Patent 6038046: Branching system with optical add drop multiplexing function
(OPTICAL COMMUNICATIONS : FAULT RECOVERY :)

Patent 6038047: Optical telecommunication method providing a transmitting and receiving service channel
(OPTICAL COMMUNICATIONS : FAULT RECOVERY :)

Patent 6038048: Apparatus for communication between multiple processing modules
(OPTICAL COMMUNICATIONS : TRANSMITTER AND RECEIVER SYSTEM : Including alignment between transmitter and receiver : Clock recovery)

Patent 6038049: Waveform-shaping circuit and a data-transmitting apparatus using such a circuit
(OPTICAL COMMUNICATIONS : RECEIVER : Including postcompensation : Amplitude : Having feedback)

Patent 6038050: Rotating laser scanner head with target mounted therein and system and method for use therewith
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : DEFLECTION USING A MOVING ELEMENT OR MEDIUM (OFFSETTING OR CHANGING AT LEAST A PORTION OF THE BEAM) : Logic gate)

Patent 6038051: Light scanning device, optical device, and scanning method of optical device
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : DEFLECTION USING A MOVING ELEMENT OR MEDIUM (OFFSETTING OR CHANGING AT LEAST A PORTION OF THE BEAM) : Using a periodically moving element (periodic change of optically reflecting, refracting or diffracting element) : Utilizing plural light beams : Having a common axis of rotation)

Patent 6038052: Compact document scanner
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : DEFLECTION USING A MOVING ELEMENT OR MEDIUM (OFFSETTING OR CHANGING AT LEAST A PORTION OF THE BEAM) : Using a periodically moving element (periodic change of optically reflecting, refracting or diffracting element) : Having particular focusing element to receive scanned light : Having a common axis of rotation)

Patent 6038053: Color image forming apparatus
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : DEFLECTION USING A MOVING ELEMENT OR MEDIUM (OFFSETTING OR CHANGING AT LEAST A PORTION OF THE BEAM) : Using a periodically moving element (periodic change of optically reflecting, refracting or diffracting element) : Having particular focusing element to receive scanned light : Having a common axis of rotation)

Patent 6038054: Polarized-light converting elemental device having cholesteric crystal layer
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : OPTICAL MODULATOR : Light wave temporal modulation (e.g., frequency, amplitude, etc.) : Changing bulk optical parameter : Electro-optic : Modulation of polarized light via modulating input signal : With particular medium or state of the medium : Liquid medium :)

Patent 6038055: Method and device for generating phase-coherent light pulses
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : OPTICAL MODULATOR : Light wave temporal modulation (e.g., frequency, amplitude, etc.) : Changing bulk optical parameter : Electro-optic : Phase modulation : Within display element)

Patent 6038056: Spatial light modulator having improved contrast ratio
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : OPTICAL MODULATOR : Light wave temporal modulation (e.g., frequency, amplitude, etc.) : By changing physical characteristics (e.g., shape, size or contours) of an optical element : Thermo-optic)

Patent 6038057: Method and system for actuating electro-mechanical ribbon elements in accordance to a data stream
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : OPTICAL MODULATOR : Light wave temporal modulation (e.g., frequency, amplitude, etc.) : By changing physical characteristics (e.g., shape, size or contours) of an optical element : Shape or contour of light control surface altered : Amplitude modulation)

Patent 6038058: Grid-actuated charge controlled mirror and method of addressing the same
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : OPTICAL MODULATOR : Light wave temporal modulation (e.g., frequency, amplitude, etc.) : By changing physical characteristics (e.g., shape, size or contours) of an optical element : Shape or contour of light control surface altered : Light control surface forms image on projected light beam : Electron beam causes surface alteration : Diverse layer)

Patent 6038059: Additive color electric paper without registration or alignment of individual elements
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : OPTICAL MODULATOR : Light wave temporal modulation (e.g., frequency, amplitude, etc.) : By changing physical characteristics (e.g., shape, size or contours) of an optical element : Changing position or orientation of suspended particles : Having multiple electrodes)

Patent 6038060: Optical antenna array for harmonic generation, mixing and signal amplification
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : OPTICAL FREQUENCY CONVERTER : Harmonic generator : Magneto-optic crystal material)

Patent 6038061: Doped fiber amplifier using bidirectional pumping with pump lights having different frequencies
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : OPTICAL AMPLIFIER : Correction of deleterious effects : Third harmonic)

Patent 6038062: Optical amplifier, method of controlling the output light from the optical amplifier, optical transmission system and method of
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : OPTICAL AMPLIFIER : Correction of deleterious effects : Third harmonic)

Patent 6038063: Optical amplifier and optical transmission system including the optical amplifier
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : OPTICAL AMPLIFIER : Optical fiber : Feedback : Automatic Gain Control (AGC) : Adjusting input signal power)

Patent 6038064: Illumination apparatus for optical instrument
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : HAVING SIGNIFICANT INFRARED OR ULTRAVIOLET PROPERTY : Lens, lens system or component : Regenerative)

Patent 6038065: Infrared-transparent window structure
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : HAVING SIGNIFICANT INFRARED OR ULTRAVIOLET PROPERTY : Multilayer filter or multilayer reflector : Infrared lens)

Patent 6038066: Arrangement for generating a defined longitudinal chromatic aberration in the optical beam path of a confocal microscope
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : COMPOUND LENS SYSTEM : Microscope : Two or more in a series)

Patent 6038067: Scanning computed confocal imager
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : COMPOUND LENS SYSTEM : Microscope : Two or more in a series)

Patent 6038068: Aberration correction system and astronomical telescope having the same
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : COMPOUND LENS SYSTEM : Telescope : Transparent slide)

Patent 6038069: Real image type zoom finder
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : COMPOUND LENS SYSTEM : Variable magnification : With prism or U-shaped optical path)

Patent 6038070: Transmission type screen with glossy permeable layer and method of manufacture
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : PROJECTION SCREEN : Unitary sheet comprising plural refracting areas : Lenticular : Rear projection screen : Spacing of optical elements axially adjustable)

Patent 6038071: Apparatus for recording a stereoscopic image
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : STEREOSCOPIC : With right and left channel discriminator (e.g., polarized or colored light) : Lenticular)

Patent 6038072: Binocular having hand-vibration compensation system
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : IMAGE STABILIZATION : By movable refractive structure : Having plural reflecting surfaces)

Patent 6038073: Optical information processing system
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : DIFFRACTION : Using Fourier transform spatial filtering : For correlation : Including a threaded member)

Patent 6038074: Three-dimensional measuring apparatus and method, image pickup apparatus, and apparatus and method for inputting image
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : SINGLE CHANNEL SIMULTANEOUSLY TO OR FROM PLURAL CHANNELS (E.G., LIGHT DIVIDING, COMBINING, OR PLURAL IMAGE FORMING, ETC.) : Including particles loosely housed for agitation)

Patent 6038075: Laser irradiation apparatus
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : SINGLE CHANNEL SIMULTANEOUSLY TO OR FROM PLURAL CHANNELS (E.G., LIGHT DIVIDING, COMBINING, OR PLURAL IMAGE FORMING, ETC.) : By surface composed of lenticular elements : Particular focusing or defocusing characteristic : Serially disposed along optic axis)

Patent 6038076: Wavelength selection, multiplexing and demultiplexing method and apparatus
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : SINGLE CHANNEL SIMULTANEOUSLY TO OR FROM PLURAL CHANNELS (E.G., LIGHT DIVIDING, COMBINING, OR PLURAL IMAGE FORMING, ETC.) : By refraction at beam splitting or combining surface : Including prismatic element : With additional reflector (e.g., serial reflections, etc.))

Patent 6038077: Optical imaging system
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : LENS : By refraction at beam splitting or combining surface)

Patent 6038078: Projection lens
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : LENS : With field curvature shaping : Projection type : Having less than four components : Cylindrical lenslets)

Patent 6038079: Sapphire objective system
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : LENS : Microscope objective : Having less than four components : In a variable media (e.g., gas, elastomer, etc.))

Patent 6038080: Variable focus lens by small changes of the equatorial lens diameter
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : LENS : Fluid : With variable magnification : In a variable media (e.g., gas, elastomer, etc.))

Patent 6038081: Zoom lens having plastic lens in first lens group
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : LENS : With variable magnification (e.g., zoom type) : To the rear of a basic lens)

Patent 6038082: Wide-angle zoom lens
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : LENS : With variable magnification (e.g., zoom type) : With mechanical compensation : Four groups : + - - + Arrangement : Having crossed axes)

Patent 6038083: Compact zoom lens
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : LENS : With variable magnification (e.g., zoom type) : With mechanical compensation : Three groups : + - - + Arrangement)

Patent 6038084: Zoom lens system
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : LENS : With variable magnification (e.g., zoom type) : With mechanical compensation : Three groups : + - - + Arrangement)

Patent 6038085: Super wide angle lens
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : LENS : Reverse telephoto : With five or less components : Having curvilinear lens)

Patent 6038086: Magnifying device for viewing toes and toenails
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : LENS : With viewed object or viewed field illumination : Magnifier : + - Arrangement)

Patent 6038087: Sealing device and sealing device of camera
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : LENS : With support : Lens mounts : Monocular loupe type)

Patent 6038088: Optical element supporting apparatus using damping material
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : LENS : With support : Lens mounts : Adjustable : With axial adjustment (e.g., adjustable focus, etc.) : With multiple element component)

Patent 6038089: Beam shaping optical system
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : PRISM (INCLUDING MOUNT) : With refracting surface : Plural reflecting surfaces)

Patent 6038090: Method and apparatus for improving baseline recovery of an MR head using a programmable recovery time constant
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : GENERAL PROCESSING OF A DIGITAL SIGNAL : Head amplifier circuit : Intra-cell transition)

Patent 6038091: Magnetic disk drive read channel with digital thermal asperity detector
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : GENERAL PROCESSING OF A DIGITAL SIGNAL : Head amplifier circuit : Intra-cell transition)

Patent 6038092: System for reading data from a distorted magnetic tape media
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : GENERAL PROCESSING OF A DIGITAL SIGNAL : Data verification : With incremental movement between record and head)

Patent 6038093: Magnetic recording/reproducing apparatus with a current supplying circuit for demagnetizing residual magnetization remaining at an end of
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : GENERAL RECORDING OR REPRODUCING : Specifics of biasing or erasing : Between heads in alternate engagement with medium)

Patent 6038094: Digital data recording device having a rotary cylinder
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : AUTOMATIC CONTROL OF A RECORDER MECHANISM : Synchronizing moving-head moving-record recorders : Recording amplifier)

Patent 6038095: Signal reproducing apparatus
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : AUTOMATIC CONTROL OF A RECORDER MECHANISM : Controlling the head : Track centering : Elongated web carrier (i.e., tape) : Transverse scan path : Continuous servo signal)

Patent 6038096: Adaptive sector seeking method for reducing disk drive power consumption
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : AUTOMATIC CONTROL OF A RECORDER MECHANISM : Controlling the head : Track changing : For rotary carrier (e.g., disc) : Plural tapes)

Patent 6038097: Method and apparatus for providing positional information on a disk
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : AUTOMATIC CONTROL OF A RECORDER MECHANISM : Controlling the head : Track changing : For rotary carrier (e.g., disc) : By recorded servo reference or address signal : Stepping motor)

Patent 6038098: Rotary head apparatus with magnetic heads having respective gaps at azimuth angles which are not substantially equal to each other
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : RECORD TRANSPORT WITH HEAD MOVING DURING TRANSDUCING : Tape record : Rotating head : For rotary carrier (e.g., disc))

Patent 6038099: Multiple cartridge tape auto loader utilizing a drive plate for positioning of drive mechanism
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : RECORD TRANSPORT WITH HEAD STATIONARY DURING TRANSDUCING : Tape record : Plural tapes : Tape in container : Drum)

Patent 6038100: Recording and/or reproducing apparatus with variably damped cassette loading mechanism
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : RECORD TRANSPORT WITH HEAD STATIONARY DURING TRANSDUCING : Tape record : Tape in container : Plural reels : Container mounting details : With pivotal holder : Dithering)

Patent 6038101: Magnetic head and method of manufacturing magnetic head
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : FLUID BEARING HEAD SUPPORT : Disk record : Air bearing slider detail : Slider material : Rail material : With pivotal holder)

Patent 6038102: Conductor trace array having interleaved passive conductors
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : HEAD MOUNTING : For shifting head between tracks : Disk record : Arcuate head movement : Electrical connection detail onto actuator arm : Actuator side detail)

Patent 6038103: Base plate with improved torque retention
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : HEAD MOUNTING : Disk record : Load beam detail : Actuator mount region detail : Ball staking : Voice coil adjuster)

Patent 6038104: Rotating disk type information storage apparatus having a movable member integrated with a support member
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : HEAD MOUNTING : For adjusting head position : Disk record : Adjustment parallel to disk plane : Driver detail : Piezoelectric adjuster)

Patent 6038105: Temperature-compensated rotary actuator cartridge bearing stablizer
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : HEAD MOUNTING : For shifting head between tracks : Disk record : Arcuate head movement : Bearing : Mounting detail : Winding detail)

Patent 6038106: Piggyback magneto-resistive read/write tape head with optimized process for same gap read/write
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : HEAD : Magnetoresistive (MR) reproducing head : Combined with inductive write head in piggyback/merged configuration : Plural actuators)

Patent 6038107: Antiparallel-pinned spin valve sensor
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : HEAD : Magnetoresistive (MR) reproducing head : Having Giant Magnetoresistive (GMR) or Colossal Magnetoresistive (CMR) sensor formed of multiple thin films : Having one film pinned (e.g., spin valve) : Detail of pinned film or additional film for affecting or biasing the pinned film : Voice coil adjuster)

Patent 6038108: Magnetic tape head assembly having segmented heads
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : HEAD : Gap structure details : Plural gaps : Mounting detail)

Patent 6038109: Magnetic head and method of manufacturing the same
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : HEAD : Head winding : Plural gaps)

Patent 6038110: Dual header tape head design
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : HEAD : Head core : Laminated : Mounting detail)

Patent 6038111: Cartridge having brushes above and below a cleaning tape for cleaning the reciprocating read/write head of a magnetic tape player and/or
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : HEAD : Head accessory : Nonmetallic)

Patent 6038112: Cassette having at least one axially movable reel and having blocking means for blocking an axial movement of the reel
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : RECORD MEDIUM : In container : Pressure element)

Patent 6038113: Surface Characteristics of a Magnetic disk and a magnetic disk apparatus
(DYNAMIC MAGNETIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : RECORD MEDIUM : Disk : For disk)

Patent 6038114: Motor controller having delta motor wiring error detection capability
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : SAFETY AND PROTECTION OF SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : Motor protective condition responsive circuits : Voltage responsive)

Patent 6038115: Socket-outlet
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : SAFETY AND PROTECTION OF SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : Ground fault protection : Transformer with structurally combined protective device)

Patent 6038116: High voltage input pad system
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : SAFETY AND PROTECTION OF SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : Load shunting by fault responsive means (e.g., crowbar circuit) : Voltage responsive : With more than two wires)

Patent 6038117: Power switching apparatus
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : SAFETY AND PROTECTION OF SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : Impedance insertion : Current responsive)

Patent 6038118: Lightning protector system
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : SAFETY AND PROTECTION OF SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : Transient responsive : Plural conductors in single sheath (e.g., compound))

Patent 6038119: Overvoltage protection device including wafer of varistor material
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : SAFETY AND PROTECTION OF SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : High voltage dissipation (e.g., lightning arrester) : Current limiting material in discharge path : Nonlinear material (e.g., valve type) : With multiple timing characteristics (e.g., short, long))

Patent 6038120: AC corona charger with buried floor electrode
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : ELECTRIC CHARGING OF OBJECTS OR MATERIALS : Particulate matter (e.g., liquids with suspended particles) : For spray production : Integral with shoe)

Patent 6038121: Monolithic capacitor
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : ELECTROSTATIC CAPACITORS : Fixed capacitor : Significant electrode feature : With controlling or indicating means)

Patent 6038122: Decoupling capacitor
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : ELECTROSTATIC CAPACITORS : Fixed capacitor : Details of electrical connection means (e.g., terminal or lead) : For decoupling type capacitor : Rotary plates)

Patent 6038123: Electric double layer capacitor, and carbon material and electrode therefor
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : ELECTROLYTIC SYSTEMS OR DEVICES : Double layer electrolytic capacitor : Plural)

Patent 6038124: Aluminum electrode foil for electrolytic capacitor and electrolytic capacitor using the foil
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : ELECTROLYTIC SYSTEMS OR DEVICES : Liquid electrolytic capacitor : Anode type electrode : Aluminum or tantalum : Spacer details)

Patent 6038125: Electronic device with interlocking feature for mounting a removable electronic package
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electrical power distribution systems and devices : Electrical switchgear : Drawer type : With interlock : Composition)

Patent 6038126: Electrical power supply assembly
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : With cooling means)

Patent 6038127: Keypad assembly using a lead screw assembly for moving a curved member
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : Including keyboard support : Fluid)

Patent 6038128: Computer and computer/docking assembly with improved internal cooling
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : Computer related support : With cooling means : Disk drive support)

Patent 6038129: Cooling electronic apparatus
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : With cooling means : Fluid : Liquid : And liquid)

Patent 6038130: Electrical interconnection system for stackable electronic modules
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : Module : Plural : Stacked : Selective connections)

Patent 6038131: Electrical component mounting assembly including special guide structure for receiving a component package regardless of orientation of the
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : Printed circuit board : With housing or chassis : Guiding means : Welded connection)

Patent 6038132: Memory module
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : Printed circuit board : Connection of components to board : With lock or interlock)

Patent 6038133: Circuit component built-in module and method for producing the same
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : Printed circuit board : Connection of components to board : With lock or interlock)

Patent 6038134: Modular capacitor/inductor structure
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : Printed circuit board : Connection of components to board : Component within printed circuit board : Capacitor and electrical component : Circuit board mounted)

Patent 6038135: Wiring board and semiconductor device
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : Printed circuit board : Connection of components to board : By specific pattern on board : Cross-connected : Circuit board mounted)

Patent 6038136: Chip package with molded underfill
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : Printed circuit board : Connection of components to board : Having semiconductive device : With specific connection material)

Patent 6038137: Chip carrier having a chip mounted on an organic dielectric substrate overlaid with a photoimageable dielectric having circuitry thereon
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : Printed circuit board : Plural : Plural contiguous boards : Plural dielectric layers : Circuit board mounted)

Patent 6038138: Connection arrangement for electronic equipment to provide functional expansion in at least one dimension
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : Printed circuit board : Plural : With housing or chassis : Plural dielectric layers)

Patent 6038139: Mounting rack for plug-in electrical printed circuit board assemblies having means for damped dissipation of electrostatic potentials
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : Printed circuit board : Plural : With housing or chassis : Grounding Construction or Detail : Circuit board mounted)

Patent 6038140: Grounding circuit board standoff
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : Printed circuit board : Plural : Spacer details : Specific alignment or guide means)

Patent 6038141: Resonance power supply circuit of variable capacity type
(ELECTRIC POWER CONVERSION SYSTEMS : CURRENT CONVERSION : Including D.C.-A.C.-D.C. converter : Having transistorized inverter : With dynamic rectifier in phase 2 to D.C. stage (e.g., commutator type))

Patent 6038142: Full-bridge isolated Current Fed converter with active clamp
(ELECTRIC POWER CONVERSION SYSTEMS : CURRENT CONVERSION : Including D.C.-A.C.-D.C. converter : Having transistorized inverter : Bridge type : Including plural anode/single cathode device)

Patent 6038143: Self-oscillation type switching power supply having time constant circuit electronic switch an external voltage and having charging time
(ELECTRIC POWER CONVERSION SYSTEMS : CURRENT CONVERSION : Including D.C.-A.C.-D.C. converter : Having transistorized inverter : Single-ended, self-oscillating type : With automatic control of the magnitude of output voltage or current :)

Patent 6038144: DC-DC converter
(ELECTRIC POWER CONVERSION SYSTEMS : CURRENT CONVERSION : Including D.C.-A.C.-D.C. converter : Having transistorized inverter : Single-ended, self-oscillating type : With automatic control of the magnitude of output voltage or current :)

Patent 6038145: Controller for a power switch and method of operation thereof
(ELECTRIC POWER CONVERSION SYSTEMS : CURRENT CONVERSION : Including D.C.-A.C.-D.C. converter : Having transistorized inverter : Single-ended, separately-driven type : With automatic control of the magnitude of output voltage or current)

Patent 6038146: High power factors, single stage harmonics correction converter
(ELECTRIC POWER CONVERSION SYSTEMS : CURRENT CONVERSION : Including D.C.-A.C.-D.C. converter : Having transistorized inverter : Single-ended, separately-driven type : With automatic control of the magnitude of output voltage or current : For flyback-type converter : Having feedback winding inductively coupled to inverter inductive device (e.g., tertiary winding, etc.) : Having particular pulse-width modulation circuit)

Patent 6038147: Power supply employing circulating capacitor and method of operation thereof
(ELECTRIC POWER CONVERSION SYSTEMS : CURRENT CONVERSION : Including D.C.-A.C.-D.C. converter : Having transistorized inverter : Single-ended, separately-driven type : With automatic control of the magnitude of output voltage or current : For forward-type converter : Having synchronous rectifier :)

Patent 6038148: Self-driven synchronous rectification scheme
(ELECTRIC POWER CONVERSION SYSTEMS : CURRENT CONVERSION : Including D.C.-A.C.-D.C. converter : Having transistorized inverter : Single-ended, separately-driven type : With automatic control of the magnitude of output voltage or current : For forward-type converter : Having synchronous rectifier :)

Patent 6038149: Lamp discharge lighting device power inverter
(ELECTRIC POWER CONVERSION SYSTEMS : CURRENT CONVERSION : Including an A.C.-D.C.-A.C. converter : By semiconductor rectifier and inverter : Double-ended type (i.e., push-pull))

 

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