Patents 6188564 - 6188817

 

 

Patent 6188564: Method and apparatus for compensating non-uniform wafer processing in plasma processing chamber
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : ELECTRIC CHARGE GENERATING OR CONDUCTING MEANS (E.G., CHARGING OF GASES) : Use of forces of electric charge or field : Pinning : Liquid type)

Patent 6188565: Multilayer capacitor
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : ELECTROSTATIC CAPACITORS : Fixed capacitor : Significant electrode feature : With controlling or indicating means)

Patent 6188566: Solid electrolytic capacitor having a second lead with a throughhole filled with an arc-extinguishing material
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : ELECTROLYTIC SYSTEMS OR DEVICES : Solid electrolytic capacitor (e.g., dry electrolytic capacitor) : With protection means : With significant lead)

Patent 6188567: Power distribution apparatus and method
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electrical power distribution systems and devices : Distribution or control unit : Having isolating switch)

Patent 6188568: Display panel for a portable computer
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : Including display support : Fluid)

Patent 6188569: Information processing apparatus
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : Computer related support : CRT support)

Patent 6188570: Portable drug information computer
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : Computer related support : CRT support)

Patent 6188571: High density RAID subsystem with highly integrated controller
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : Computer related support : Memory unit support : Disk drive support : With plug-in circuit breakers)

Patent 6188572: Movable docking station electrical connector
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : Computer related support : Input/output device support : Disk drive support)

Patent 6188573: Information processing device, peripheral device and attachment device
(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 6188574: Cooling structure for electric vehicle
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : With cooling means : Fluid : Air : With air circulating means : Fan or blower : With stabilizer or modifying substance)

Patent 6188575: Heat exchanging chassis and method
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : With cooling means : Fluid : With heat exchanger unit : Change of physical state)

Patent 6188576: Protective cover and packaging for multi-chip memory modules
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : With cooling means : Thermal conduction : With cooling fins)

Patent 6188577: Protective device for central processing unit
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : With cooling means : Thermal conduction : With cooling fins)

Patent 6188578: Integrated circuit package with multiple heat dissipation paths
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : With cooling means : Thermal conduction : For active solid state devices : Plural)

Patent 6188579: Apparatus and methods for forming a printed wiring board assembly to reduce pallet warpage
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : With cooling means : Thermal conduction : For active solid state devices : For integrated circuit : Circuit board mounted : With heat sink or cooling fins)

Patent 6188580: Smart card and semiconductor chip for use in a smart card
(ELECTRICITY: ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS : For electronic systems and devices : Module : With printed circuit boards : IC card or card member : Selective connections)

Patent 6188581: Expandable housing for plug-in protectors
(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 : With particular conductive material or coating)

Patent 6188582: Flexible interconnection between integrated circuit chip and substrate or printed circuit board
(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 6188583: Contact bridge arrangement for conductively interconnecting circuit boards
(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 6188584: Power supply circuit maintaining electrical isolation
(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 6188585: DC power supply apparatus
(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 6188586: Asymmetrical half-bridge power converter having reduced input ripple and method of manufacturing the same
(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 6188587: Switching mode power supply having reduced switching losses in standby mode
(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 : Utilizing pulse-width modulation : Having particular pulse-width modulation circuit)

Patent 6188588: Switching controller and method for operating a flyback converter in a critically continuous conduction mode
(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 : Utilizing pulse-width modulation : Having particular pulse-width modulation circuit)

Patent 6188589: Inverter
(ELECTRIC POWER CONVERSION SYSTEMS : CURRENT CONVERSION : Including automatic or integral protection means : For inverters : Thyristor inverter : Bridge type : Having voltage protection)

Patent 6188590: Regulator system for charge pump circuits
(ELECTRIC POWER CONVERSION SYSTEMS : CURRENT CONVERSION : With voltage multiplication means (i.e., V out > V in) : Including semiconductor means : Thyristor inverter)

Patent 6188591: System for supplying electromotive consumers with electric energy
(ELECTRIC POWER CONVERSION SYSTEMS : CURRENT CONVERSION : Having plural converters for single conversion : Including semiconductor means)

Patent 6188592: Externally-driven scheme for synchronous rectification
(ELECTRIC POWER CONVERSION SYSTEMS : CURRENT CONVERSION : With condition responsive means to control the output voltage or current : Cooperating separate sensing and control means : For inverter : With transistor control means in the line circuit : For bridge-type inverter : With plural control windings)

Patent 6188593: Synchronous rectifying flyback converter with variable input and output voltages
(ELECTRIC POWER CONVERSION SYSTEMS : CURRENT CONVERSION : Using semiconductor-type converter : In rectifier systems : Transistor : Grid-like electrode)

Patent 6188594: Reduced-pitch 6-transistor NMOS content-addressable-memory cell
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : ASSOCIATIVE MEMORIES : Magnetic)

Patent 6188595: Memory architecture and addressing for optimized density in integrated circuit package or on circuit board
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : FORMAT OR DISPOSITION OF ELEMENTS : Magnetic)

Patent 6188596: Layout for semiconductor memory including multi-level sensing
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : INTERCONNECTION ARRANGEMENTS : Magnetic)

Patent 6188597: Semiconductor memory having sub-select lines cross-connected to sub-decoders
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : INTERCONNECTION ARRANGEMENTS : Magnetic)

Patent 6188598: Reducing impact of coupling noise
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : INTERCONNECTION ARRANGEMENTS : Magnetic : Crossover : Flash)

Patent 6188599: Circuit for driving nonvolatile ferroelectric memory
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : SYSTEMS USING PARTICULAR ELEMENT : Ferroelectric : Same size apertures)

Patent 6188600: Memory structure in ferroelectric nonvolatile memory and readout method therefor
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : SYSTEMS USING PARTICULAR ELEMENT : Ferroelectric : Same size apertures)

Patent 6188601: Ferroelectric memory device having single bit line coupled to at least one memory cell
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : SYSTEMS USING PARTICULAR ELEMENT : Ferroelectric : Same size apertures)

Patent 6188602: Mechanism to commit data to a memory device with read-only access
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : FLOATING GATE : Data security : Overlays)

Patent 6188603: Nonvolatile memory device
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : FLOATING GATE : Particular connection : Error correction (e.g., redundancy, endurance) : Rectangular bars)

Patent 6188604: Flash memory cell & array with improved pre-program and erase characteristics
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : FLOATING GATE : Particular connection : Bank or block architecture : Rectangular bars)

Patent 6188605: Non-volatile semiconductor memory using split bit lines
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : FLOATING GATE : Particular connection : Bank or block architecture : Rectangular bars)

Patent 6188606: Multi state sensing of NAND memory cells by varying source bias
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : FLOATING GATE : Particular connection : Logic connection (e.g., NAND string) : Weak inversion injection)

Patent 6188607: Integrated circuit memory having divided-well architecture
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : FLOATING GATE : Particular biasing : Logic connection (e.g., NAND string))

Patent 6188608: Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : FLOATING GATE : Particular biasing : Reference signal (e.g., dummy cell) : Weak inversion injection)

Patent 6188609: Ramped or stepped gate channel erase for flash memory application
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : FLOATING GATE : Particular biasing : Reference signal (e.g., dummy cell) : Verify signal :)

Patent 6188610: Electrically erasable and programmable nonvolatile semiconductor memory device having data holding function and data holding method
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : FLOATING GATE : Particular biasing : Reference signal (e.g., dummy cell) : Verify signal :)

Patent 6188611: Non-volatile semiconductor memory device
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : FLOATING GATE : Particular biasing : Threshold setting (e.g., conditioning) : Verify signal)

Patent 6188612: Semiconductor memory
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : FLOATING GATE : Particular biasing : Line charging (e.g., precharge, discharge, refresh) : Verify signal)

Patent 6188613: Device and method in a semiconductor memory for erasing/programming memory cells using erase/program speeds stored for each cell
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : FLOATING GATE : Particular biasing : Erase : Flash : Radiation erasure)

Patent 6188614: Structure of a channel write/erase flash memory cell and manufacturing method and operating method thereof
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : FLOATING GATE : Particular biasing : Erase : Flash : Radiation erasure)

Patent 6188615: MRAM device including digital sense amplifiers
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : READ/WRITE CIRCUIT : Semiconductive)

Patent 6188616: Semiconductor memory device having a compensating write pulse width in response to power supply voltage
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : READ/WRITE CIRCUIT : Signals : Delay : Variable threshold)

Patent 6188617: Reundancy circuit for semiconductor memories
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : READ/WRITE CIRCUIT : Bad bit : Coincident A.C. signal with pulse)

Patent 6188618: Semiconductor device with flexible redundancy system
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : READ/WRITE CIRCUIT : Bad bit : Coincident A.C. signal with pulse)

Patent 6188619: Memory device with address translation for skipping failed memory blocks
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : READ/WRITE CIRCUIT : Bad bit : Coincident A.C. signal with pulse)

Patent 6188620: Semiconductor memory device having a redundancy judgment circuit
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : READ/WRITE CIRCUIT : Bad bit : Coincident A.C. signal with pulse)

Patent 6188621: Test circuit for flash memory device and method thereof
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : READ/WRITE CIRCUIT : Testing : Coincident A.C. signal with pulse)

Patent 6188622: Method of identifying a defect within a memory circuit
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : READ/WRITE CIRCUIT : Testing : Coincident A.C. signal with pulse)

Patent 6188623: Voltage differential sensing circuit and methods of using same
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : READ/WRITE CIRCUIT : Flip-flop used for sensing : Coincident A.C. signal with pulse)

Patent 6188624: Low latency memory sensing circuits
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : READ/WRITE CIRCUIT : Noise suppression : Differential sensing : Sense/inhibit)

Patent 6188625: Semiconductor memory
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : READ/WRITE CIRCUIT : Noise suppression : Differential sensing : Sense/inhibit)

Patent 6188626: Method of refreshing dynamic random access memory
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : READ/WRITE CIRCUIT : Data refresh : Holographic)

Patent 6188627: Method and system for improving DRAM subsystem performance using burst refresh control
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : READ/WRITE CIRCUIT : Data refresh : Holographic)

Patent 6188628: Semiconductor storage device
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : POWERING : Having fuse element)

Patent 6188629: Low power, static content addressable memory
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : ADDRESSING : Plural blocks or banks : Standby power)

Patent 6188630: Semiconductor memory device
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : ADDRESSING : Plural blocks or banks : Standby power)

Patent 6188631: Semiconductor memory device column select circuit and method for minimizing load to data input/output lines
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : ADDRESSING : Plural blocks or banks : Standby power)

Patent 6188632: Dual access memory array
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : ADDRESSING : Plural blocks or banks : Alternate addressing (e.g., even/odd) : Magnetic)

Patent 6188633: Multi-port computer register file having shared word lines for read and write ports and storage elements that power down or enter a high-impedance
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : ADDRESSING : Multiple port access : Alternate addressing (e.g., even/odd))

Patent 6188634: Semiconductor memory having memory bank decoders disposed symmetrically on a chip
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : ADDRESSING : Particular decoder or driver circuit : Alternate addressing (e.g., even/odd))

Patent 6188635: Process of synchronously writing data to a dynamic random access memory array
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : ADDRESSING : Including particular address buffer or latch circuit arrangement : Including magnetic element)

Patent 6188636: Circuit configuration for data storage
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : ADDRESSING : Sync/clocking : Magnetic)

Patent 6188637: Semiconductor memory device allowing reduction in power consumption during standby
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : ADDRESSING : Sync/clocking : Magnetic)

Patent 6188638: Integrated semiconductor memory with control device for clock-synchronous writing and reading
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : ADDRESSING : Sync/clocking : Magnetic)

Patent 6188639: Synchronous semiconductor memory
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : ADDRESSING : Sync/clocking : Magnetic)

Patent 6188640: Data output circuits for semiconductor memory devices
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : ADDRESSING : Sync/clocking : Magnetic)

Patent 6188641: Synchronous semiconductor memory device having input circuit with reduced power consumption
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : ADDRESSING : Sync/clocking : Magnetic)

Patent 6188642: Integrated memory having column decoder for addressing corresponding bit line
(STATIC INFORMATION STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL : ADDRESSING : Sequential : Page memories)

Patent 6188643: Method and apparatus for inspecting well bore casing
(COMMUNICATIONS, ELECTRICAL: ACOUSTIC WAVE SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : SEISMIC PROSPECTING : Well logging : Amplitude measurement : Peak amplitude :)

Patent 6188644: Photon transducer
(COMMUNICATIONS, ELECTRICAL: ACOUSTIC WAVE SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : SIGNAL TRANSDUCERS : Underwater type : Exclusive-type receiver : Electrically driven underwater bells or sirens)

Patent 6188645: Seismic sensor array with electrical-to optical transformers
(COMMUNICATIONS, ELECTRICAL: ACOUSTIC WAVE SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : SIGNAL TRANSDUCERS : Underwater type : With reflector : Electrically driven underwater bells or sirens)

Patent 6188646: Hydrophone carrier
(COMMUNICATIONS, ELECTRICAL: ACOUSTIC WAVE SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : SIGNAL TRANSDUCERS : Underwater type : Plural transducer array : Line array : Frequency)

Patent 6188647: Extension method of drillstring component assembly
(COMMUNICATIONS, ELECTRICAL: ACOUSTIC WAVE SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : SIGNAL TRANSDUCERS : Underwater type : Piezoelectric : Specific support structure : Multimorph)

Patent 6188648: Diabetic care overview wristwatch
(HOROLOGY: TIME MEASURING SYSTEMS OR DEVICES : CASES : Wrist worn : Ring)

Patent 6188649: Method for reading magnetic super resolution type magneto-optical recording medium
(DYNAMIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL BY SIMULTANEOUS APPLICATION OF DIVERSE TYPES OF ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION : Magnetic field and light beam : Reading :)

Patent 6188650: Recording and reproducing system having resume function
(DYNAMIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : INFORMATION LOCATION OR REMOTE OPERATOR ACTUATED CONTROL : Selective addressing of storage medium (e.g., programmed access) : Of optical storage medium : Electrical control signal processing : Abnormal condition or changing mode of system : For relative positioning between storage medium elements)

Patent 6188651: Information retrieval system including auto-changer for auto changing information-recorded media
(DYNAMIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : INFORMATION LOCATION OR REMOTE OPERATOR ACTUATED CONTROL : Selective addressing of storage medium (e.g., programmed access) : Of optical storage medium : Electrical control signal processing : Plural storage medium elements : For linear array positioning of unitary plural storage medium carrier (e.g., horizontal or vertical positioning) : Magnetic domain wall)

Patent 6188652: Method and device for automatically correcting positioning errors of optical elements of an optical system
(DYNAMIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : WITH SERVO POSITIONING OF TRANSDUCER ASSEMBLY OVER TRACK COMBINED WITH INFORMATION SIGNAL PROCESSING : Optical servo system : Of track on single storage medium)

Patent 6188653: Optical storage medium and apparatus and method of reproducing data therefrom using different laser power
(DYNAMIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : CONTROL OF STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL OPERATION BY A CONTROL SIGNAL TO BE RECORDED OR REPRODUCED : Mechanism control by the control signal : Control of transducer assembly mechanism : Power control for energy producing device : Including static memory write address controlling)

Patent 6188654: Method and apparatus for recording/reproducing by pre-pits detection
(DYNAMIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : CONTROL OF STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL OPERATION BY A CONTROL SIGNAL TO BE RECORDED OR REPRODUCED : Control of information signal processing channel : For gain processing : Using a reproduced information of specified preformat, header, or reference area : Having location identification information)

Patent 6188655: Information recording apparatus
(DYNAMIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : CONTROL OF STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL OPERATION BY A CONTROL SIGNAL TO BE RECORDED OR REPRODUCED : Control of information signal processing channel : For removal of unwanted signal component : Beam or detector is not rectangular or circular)

Patent 6188656: Optical data recording method, and data recording medium
(DYNAMIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : CONTROL OF STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL OPERATION BY A CONTROL SIGNAL TO BE RECORDED OR REPRODUCED : Control of information signal processing channel : For gain processing : Between alternative processing channels)

Patent 6188657: Method and apparatus for testing quality of an optical disk medium
(DYNAMIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : CONDITION INDICATING, MONITORING, OR TESTING : Including radiation storage or retrieval : During initialization or start-up or changing system mode)

Patent 6188658: Information recording apparatus
(DYNAMIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : CONTROL OF STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL OPERATION BY A CONTROL SIGNAL TO BE RECORDED OR REPRODUCED : Mechanism control by the control signal : Control of transducer assembly mechanism : Power control for energy producing device : For storage : Having particular mechanism or slot for transferring disc into changer from outside)

Patent 6188659: Method for insuring uniqueness of an original CD
(DYNAMIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : BINARY PULSE TRAIN INFORMATION SIGNAL : Having specific code or form generation or regeneration processing : During storage : Signal error correcting or detecting)

Patent 6188660: Disc recording and/or reproducing apparatus
(DYNAMIC OPTICAL INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : PARTICULAR CABINET STRUCTURE FOR OPTICAL MEDIA :)

Patent 6188661: Recording and reproducing apparatus having elevation mechanism
(DYNAMIC OPTICAL INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : PARTICULAR CABINET STRUCTURE FOR OPTICAL MEDIA : Capable of only accepting protected insertable single optical medium : Transferring mechanism : Vertical transference into the play position : Having cam : Movable guide)

Patent 6188662: Recording apparatus with a receiving function and recording apparatus
(DYNAMIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : EDITING OF STORED INFORMATION : Particular acoustical structure (e.g., baffle))

Patent 6188663: Recording medium loading device
(DYNAMIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : INFORMATION LOCATION OR REMOTE OPERATOR ACTUATED CONTROL : Selective addressing of storage medium (e.g., programmed access) : Of optical storage medium : Plural optical storage media in disc changer : Plural media are unprotected (i.e., discs that are not in cartridges) : Mounting or locking magazine to disc changer : In carousel changer)

Patent 6188664: Pivotable restraining means for a disk operating apparatus
(DYNAMIC INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : INFORMATION LOCATION OR REMOTE OPERATOR ACTUATED CONTROL : Selective addressing of storage medium (e.g., programmed access) : Of optical storage medium : Plural optical storage media in disc changer : Plural media are unprotected (i.e., discs that are not in cartridges) : Mounting or locking magazine to disc changer : In carousel changer)

Patent 6188665: Compact optical disk device capable of driving various types of optical disks
(DYNAMIC OPTICAL INFORMATION STORAGE OR RETRIEVAL : DYNAMIC MECHANISM OPTICAL SUBSYSTEM : Having power driven optical transducer assembly : Linear transducer assembly movement : Sliding mechanism)

Patent 6188666: Restoration method for multiplexed circuits
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : FAULT RECOVERY : Bypass an inoperative switch or inoperative element of a switching system : Walsh functions)

Patent 6188667: Transport interface for performing protection switching of telecommunications traffic
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : FAULT RECOVERY : Bypass an inoperative switch or inoperative element of a switching system : Packet switching system or element : Standby switch :)

Patent 6188668: Automatic isolation in loops
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : FAULT RECOVERY : Bypass an inoperative station : In a ring or loop network : Standby switch)

Patent 6188669: Apparatus for statistical multiplexing and flow control of digital subscriber loop modems
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : DATA FLOW CONGESTION PREVENTION OR CONTROL : Control of data admission to the network : Spare channel)

Patent 6188670: Method and system in a data processing system for dynamically controlling transmission of data over a network for end-to-end device flow control
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : DATA FLOW CONGESTION PREVENTION OR CONTROL : Control of data admission to the network : End-to-end flow control : Using a spare channel)

Patent 6188671: Traffic management for frame relay switched data service
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : DATA FLOW CONGESTION PREVENTION OR CONTROL : Control of data admission to the network : Based on data flow rate measurement : Using a spare channel)

Patent 6188672: Circuit arrangement for sensing errors in bit patterns
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : DIAGNOSTIC TESTING (OTHER THAN SYNCHRONIZATION) : Fault detection : In a star coupler)

Patent 6188673: Using web page hit statistics to anticipate call center traffic
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : DIAGNOSTIC TESTING (OTHER THAN SYNCHRONIZATION) : Determination of communication parameters : Having dedicated test line or channel)

Patent 6188674: Method and apparatus for packet loss measurement in packet networks
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : DIAGNOSTIC TESTING (OTHER THAN SYNCHRONIZATION) : Determination of communication parameters : Having dedicated test line or channel)

Patent 6188675: System and method for self-identifying and configuring the nodes of a network
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : NETWORK CONFIGURATION DETERMINATION : Determination of communication parameters)

Patent 6188676: Combined conferencing and calling
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : SPECIAL SERVICES : Conferencing : Technique for setting up a conference call : ATM least cost routing)

Patent 6188677: Telephone apparatus used for computer network telephone system
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : SPECIAL SERVICES : Special feature of multiplex telephone terminal : Conferee signals combined or distributed via time channels)

Patent 6188678: Method and apparatus for adaptive closed loop power control using open loop measurements
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : COMMUNICATION OVER FREE SPACE : Repeater : Airborne or space satellite repeater : Including noise compensation : Including power control : Including cancellation of certain signals)

Patent 6188679: CDMA chip synchronization circuit
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : COMMUNICATION OVER FREE SPACE : Having a plurality of contiguous regions served by respective fixed stations : Channel assignment : Combining or distributing information via code word channels using multiple access techniques (e.g., CDMA) : Based upon a particular signal quality measurement)

Patent 6188680: Radio ATM transceiver
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : COMMUNICATION OVER FREE SPACE : Having a plurality of contiguous regions served by respective fixed stations : Contiguous regions interconnected by a local area network : Combining or distributing information via time channels)

Patent 6188681: Method and apparatus for determining alternative second stationary access point in response to detecting impeded wireless connection
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : COMMUNICATION OVER FREE SPACE : Having a plurality of contiguous regions served by respective fixed stations : Contiguous regions interconnected by a local area network : Combining or distributing information via time channels)

Patent 6188682: Method and apparatus for receiving CDMA radio communication
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : COMMUNICATION OVER FREE SPACE : Combining or distributing information via code word channels using multiple access techniques (e.g., CDMA) : Channel assignment)

Patent 6188683: System and method for establishing long distance voice communications using the internet
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : PATHFINDING OR ROUTING : Combined circuit switching and packet switching : Synchronization)

Patent 6188684: Bidirectional communication system
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : PATHFINDING OR ROUTING : Combined circuit switching and packet switching : Synchronization)

Patent 6188685: Synchronous digital transmission system
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : PATHFINDING OR ROUTING : Through a circuit switch : Switching control : Time switch, per se (e.g., T or T-T) : Having details of control storage arrangement : Having details of control storage arrangement)

Patent 6188686: Switching apparatus
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : PATHFINDING OR ROUTING : Through a circuit switch : Particular switching network arrangement : Multistage switch : Having a separate signaling network)

Patent 6188687: Broadband switch that manages traffic and method therefor
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : PATHFINDING OR ROUTING : Through a circuit switch : Particular switching network arrangement : Multistage switch : Having a separate signaling network)

Patent 6188688: Method and apparatus for placing telephone calls while connected to the internet
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : PATHFINDING OR ROUTING : Switching a message which includes an address header : Particular switching network arrangement)

Patent 6188689: Network node and method of frame transfer
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : PATHFINDING OR ROUTING : Switching a message which includes an address header : Particular switching network arrangement)

Patent 6188690: Method and apparatus for high speed, scalable communication system
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : PATHFINDING OR ROUTING : Switching a message which includes an address header : Replicate messages for multiple destination distribution : Multistage switch)

Patent 6188691: Multicast domain virtual local area network
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : PATHFINDING OR ROUTING : Switching a message which includes an address header : Replicate messages for multiple destination distribution : Multistage switch)

Patent 6188692: Integrated user network interface device for interfacing between a sonet network and an ATM network
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : PATHFINDING OR ROUTING : Switching a message which includes an address header : Message transmitted using fixed length packets (e.g., ATM cells) : Multiprotocol network : Utilizing a plurality of ATM networks (e.g., MPOA, SONET, or SDH) : Based on service category (e.g., CBR, VBR, UBR, or ABR))

Patent 6188693: ATM multiplexing apparatus, ATM demultiplexing apparatus, and communication network with the apparatus
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : PATHFINDING OR ROUTING : Switching a message which includes an address header : Message transmitted using fixed length packets (e.g., ATM cells) : Adapting detail (e.g., converting to/from ATM, or detail of ATM Adaption Layers (AALs)) : Adapting constant bit rate (CBR) data (e.g., voice, or narrow band ISDN over ATM, or using AAL1) : Detail of clock recovery or synchronization :)

Patent 6188694: Shared spanning tree protocol
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : PATHFINDING OR ROUTING : Switching a message which includes an address header : Having a plurality of nodes performing distributed switching : Bridge or gateway between networks : Bridge between bus systems : Detail of clock recovery or synchronization)

Patent 6188695: System and method for multi-node data synchronization
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : PATHFINDING OR ROUTING : Switching a message which includes an address header : Having a plurality of nodes performing distributed switching : Having a signaling feature : Bridge between bus systems)

Patent 6188696: Method of operating a communication network to provide load balancing
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : PATHFINDING OR ROUTING : Switching a message which includes an address header : Having a plurality of nodes performing distributed switching : Having a signaling feature : Bridge between bus systems)

Patent 6188697: ATM cell transport system for wireless communications
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : PATHFINDING OR ROUTING : Switching a message which includes an address header : Queuing arrangement : Having a signaling feature)

Patent 6188698: Multiple-criteria queueing and transmission scheduling system for multimedia networks
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : PATHFINDING OR ROUTING : Switching a message which includes an address header : Queuing arrangement : Having a signaling feature)

Patent 6188699: Multi-channel encoder/decoder
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : CHANNEL ASSIGNMENT TECHNIQUES : Details of circuit or interface for connecting user to the network : Arbitration for access between contending stations)

Patent 6188700: Method and apparatus for encoding MPEG signals using variable rate encoding and dynamically varying transmission buffers
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUES FOR INFORMATION CARRIED IN PLURAL CHANNELS : Transmission bandwidth conservation : Transmission of a single message having multiple packets)

Patent 6188701: Apparatus and method for interfacing between communication networks
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUES FOR INFORMATION CARRIED IN PLURAL CHANNELS : Combining or distributing information via time channels : Multiplexing combined with demultiplexing : Inserted in gaps in main information)

Patent 6188702: High speed linking module
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUES FOR INFORMATION CARRIED IN PLURAL CHANNELS : Combining or distributing information via time channels : Multiplexing combined with demultiplexing : Inserted in gaps in main information)

Patent 6188703: Multiplexer for multiple media streams
(MULTIPLEX COMMUNICATIONS : COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUES FOR INFORMATION CARRIED IN PLURAL CHANNELS : Combining or distributing information via time channels : Multiplexing plural input channels to a common output channel : Inserted in gaps in main information)

Patent 6188704: Diode-pumped laser drive
(COHERENT LIGHT GENERATORS : PARTICULAR BEAM CONTROL DEVICE : Control of pulse characteristics : Frequency multiplying (e.g., harmonic generator))

Patent 6188705: Fiber grating coupled light source capable of tunable, single frequency operation
(COHERENT LIGHT GENERATORS : PARTICULAR BEAM CONTROL DEVICE : Optical output stabilization : Frequency : Rotating prism)

Patent 6188706: Solid state lasers
(COHERENT LIGHT GENERATORS : PARTICULAR OPERATING COMPENSATION MEANS : Optical output stabilization)

Patent 6188707: Mounting structure for laser diode bars
(COHERENT LIGHT GENERATORS : PARTICULAR ACTIVE MEDIA : Semiconductor : Utilizing color centers)

Patent 6188708: Laser system and amplifying system to produce single-frequency laser irradiation
(COHERENT LIGHT GENERATORS : PARTICULAR ACTIVE MEDIA : Semiconductor : Injection : Monolithic integrated : Having an amplifier : With vertical output (surface emission))

Patent 6188709: Aerodynamic electrode support bar
(COHERENT LIGHT GENERATORS : PARTICULAR ACTIVE MEDIA : Gas : Excimer or exciplex : Monolithic integrated)

Patent 6188710: Narrow band gas discharge laser with gas additive
(COHERENT LIGHT GENERATORS : PARTICULAR ACTIVE MEDIA : Gas : Including a specified gas additive : Monolithic integrated)

Patent 6188711: Polarization-controlled VCSELs using externally applied uniaxial stress
(COHERENT LIGHT GENERATORS : PARTICULAR RESONANT CAVITY : Distributed feedback : Having a ring configuration)

Patent 6188712: Asymmetrical distributed feedback fiber laser
(COHERENT LIGHT GENERATORS : PARTICULAR RESONANT CAVITY : Distributed feedback : Having a ring configuration)

Patent 6188713: Solid-state laser apparatus
(COHERENT LIGHT GENERATORS : PARTICULAR RESONANT CAVITY : Specified cavity component : Lens or lens system : Hollow electrode)

Patent 6188714: Parallel M-sequence generator circuit
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : SPREAD SPECTRUM :)

Patent 6188715: Frequency hopping system for intermittent transmission with receiver using individual tracking, FFT, and authentication
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : SPREAD SPECTRUM : Frequency hopping : End-to-end transmission system : Having specific code acquisition or tracking :)

Patent 6188716: Radio and communication method using a transmitted intermediate frequency
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : SPREAD SPECTRUM : Direct sequence : Receiver : Having specific signaling for code synchronization)

Patent 6188717: Method of simultaneous radio transmission of digital data between a plurality of subscriber stations and a base station
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : SPREAD SPECTRUM : Direct sequence : Receiver : Multi-receiver or interference cancellation :)

Patent 6188718: Methods and apparatus for reducing cochannel interference in a mixed-rate communication system
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : SPREAD SPECTRUM : Direct sequence : Receiver : Multi-receiver or interference cancellation :)

Patent 6188719: Radiocommunication system repeater
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : REPEATERS : Direct sequence)

Patent 6188720: Modulation and signaling converter
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : TRANSCEIVERS : Modems (data sets) : Phase locked loop)

Patent 6188721: System and method for adaptive equalization of a waveform independent of absolute waveform peak value
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : EQUALIZERS : Automatic : Adaptive : Matched-filter-type receiver)

Patent 6188722: Sequential blind convergence process in an adaptive decision feedback equalizer
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : EQUALIZERS : Automatic : Adaptive : Decision feedback equalizer : Having SAW or charge-transfer device)

Patent 6188723: Finite impulse response filter for wave-shaping digital quadrature amplitude modulation symbols
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : EQUALIZERS : Automatic : Adaptive : Quadrature channels : Having SAW or charge-transfer device)

Patent 6188725: Interlaced video signal encoding and decoding method, by conversion of selected fields to progressive scan frames which function as reference
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : BANDWIDTH REDUCTION OR EXPANSION : Automatic)

Patent 6188726: Coding/decoding apparatus
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : BANDWIDTH REDUCTION OR EXPANSION : Television or motion video signal : Adaptive : Quantization : Having SAW or charge-transfer device)

Patent 6188727: Simplicity HDTV video decoder and its decoding method
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : BANDWIDTH REDUCTION OR EXPANSION : Television or motion video signal : Adaptive : Quantization : Having SAW or charge-transfer device)

Patent 6188728: Block motion video coding and decoding
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : BANDWIDTH REDUCTION OR EXPANSION : Television or motion video signal : Predictive : Motion vector : Subband coding)

Patent 6188729: Method and apparatus for effecting seamless data rate changes in a video compression system
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : BANDWIDTH REDUCTION OR EXPANSION : Television or motion video signal : Transform : Discrete cosine : Half-pixel refinement)

Patent 6188730: Highly programmable chrominance filter for 4:2:2 to 4:2:0 conversion during MPEG2 video encoding
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : BANDWIDTH REDUCTION OR EXPANSION : Television or motion video signal : Subsampling : Discrete cosine)

Patent 6188731: Apparatus and method for synchronizing audio/video signal
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : BANDWIDTH REDUCTION OR EXPANSION : Television or motion video signal : Associated signal processing : Synchronization : Half-pixel refinement)

Patent 6188732: Digital feedforward amplifier for use in an RF transmitter and method of operation
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : TRANSMITTERS : Antinoise or distortion (includes predistortion) : Power amplifier : Antinoise or distortion)

Patent 6188733: Center frequency error detecting circuit for FSK signal receiver
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : RECEIVERS : Angle modulation : Frequency shift keying : Biphase (manchester code))

Patent 6188734: Data reproducing method and apparatus
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : RECEIVERS : Particular pulse demodulator or detector : Maximum likelihood decoder or viterbi decoder : Separate mark and space channels)

Patent 6188735: Data decoding apparatus and method utilizing a single channel maximum likelihood decoder
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : RECEIVERS : Particular pulse demodulator or detector : Maximum likelihood decoder or viterbi decoder : Separate mark and space channels)

Patent 6188736: Near-optimal low-complexity decoding of space-time codes for fixed wireless applications
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : RECEIVERS : Interference or noise reduction : Diversity (frequency or time) : Separate mark and space channels)

Patent 6188737: Method and apparatus for regenerating data
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : SYNCHRONIZERS : Synchronizing the sampling time of digital data : Gating, blanking, etc.)

Patent 6188738: Clock extraction circuit
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : SYNCHRONIZERS : Phase displacement, slip or jitter correction : Start - stop)

Patent 6188739: Modified third order phase-locked loop
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : SYNCHRONIZERS : Phase displacement, slip or jitter correction : Phase locking : Phase locked loop : More than two phases)

Patent 6188740: Fractional-N system frequency synthesizer and synthesizing method and field pickup unit using the method
(PULSE OR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS : SYNCHRONIZERS : Phase displacement, slip or jitter correction : Phase locking : Phase locked loop : More than two phases)

Patent 6188741: Machined stub tube in a bottom head of a boiling water reactor
(INDUCED NUCLEAR REACTIONS: PROCESSES, SYSTEMS, AND ELEMENTS : SEAL ARRANGEMENTS : Irradiation capsule, holder, or support)

Patent 6188742: Event counter and method for driving a circuit device
(ELECTRICAL PULSE COUNTERS, PULSE DIVIDERS, OR SHIFT REGISTERS: CIRCUITS AND SYSTEMS : APPLICATIONS : Measuring or testing : Of flat flexible strip (e.g., tape))

Patent 6188743: Computed tomography scanner drive system and bearing
(X-RAY OR GAMMA RAY SYSTEMS OR DEVICES : SPECIFIC APPLICATION : Computerized tomography :)

Patent 6188744: X-ray CT apparatus
(X-RAY OR GAMMA RAY SYSTEMS OR DEVICES : SPECIFIC APPLICATION : Computerized tomography : Object responsive :)

Patent 6188745: CT scanner comprising a spatially encoded detector array arrangement and method
(X-RAY OR GAMMA RAY SYSTEMS OR DEVICES : SPECIFIC APPLICATION : Computerized tomography : Beam detection system : Fan beam translation)

Patent 6188746: Spherical inertial electrostatic confinement device as a tunable x-ray source
(X-RAY OR GAMMA RAY SYSTEMS OR DEVICES : SOURCE : With switching means)

Patent 6188747: X-ray generator
(X-RAY OR GAMMA RAY SYSTEMS OR DEVICES : SOURCE : Electron tube : With plural targets or anodes : Tube overload)

Patent 6188748: Contour collimator for radiotherapy
(X-RAY OR GAMMA RAY SYSTEMS OR DEVICES : BEAM CONTROL : Collimator : Variable : Automatic : With lubrication)

Patent 6188749: X-ray examination apparatus comprising a filter
(X-RAY OR GAMMA RAY SYSTEMS OR DEVICES : BEAM CONTROL : Filter : Single filter with plural elements : With pivotal leaf motion)

Patent 6188750: Impedance blocking filter circuit
(TELEPHONIC COMMUNICATIONS : EMERGENCY OR ALARM COMMUNICATIONS (E.G., WATCHMAN'S CIRCUIT) : Personal monitoring (e.g., for the ill or infirm) : Listening-in or eavesdropping type)

Patent 6188751: Call processing system with call screening
(TELEPHONIC COMMUNICATIONS : AUDIO MESSAGE STORAGE, RETRIEVAL, OR SYNTHESIS : Message management : Caller identification received at substation)

Patent 6188752: Method and apparatus for providing prepaid telecommunications services
(TELEPHONIC COMMUNICATIONS : WITH USAGE MEASUREMENT (E.G., CALL OR TRAFFIC REGISTER) : Call charge metering or monitoring : Calling card : Recharging or replenishing an account or calling card : Line powered)

Patent 6188753: Method and apparatus for detection and prevention of calling card fraud
(TELEPHONIC COMMUNICATIONS : WITH USAGE MEASUREMENT (E.G., CALL OR TRAFFIC REGISTER) : Call charge metering or monitoring : Fraud detection or control : Advertisement)

Patent 6188754: Speech fee display method
(TELEPHONIC COMMUNICATIONS : WITH USAGE MEASUREMENT (E.G., CALL OR TRAFFIC REGISTER) : Call charge metering or monitoring : Generalized statistics about telephone network usage)

Patent 6188755: Key telephone system having a plurality of telephone numbers to key telephone set
(TELEPHONIC COMMUNICATIONS : MULTI-LINE OR KEY SUBSTATION SYSTEM WITH SELECTIVE SWITCHING AND CENTRAL SWITCHING OFFICE CONNECTION : At terminal station (e.g., coin paystation))

Patent 6188756: Efficient communication through networks
(TELEPHONIC COMMUNICATIONS : SPECIAL SERVICES : Service trigger (activation or deactivation) : Line or loop condition : Conferencing initiation by single calling station)

Patent 6188757: System and method for automatic provision customer selection, and deactivation of temporary advance intelligent network services
(TELEPHONIC COMMUNICATIONS : SPECIAL SERVICES : Service trigger (activation or deactivation) : At substation)

Patent 6188758: Method and device in telecommunications network
(TELEPHONIC COMMUNICATIONS : SPECIAL SERVICES : Call diversion (e.g., call capture) : Call forwarding : No answer (e.g., ringing signal, on-hook, idle))

Patent 6188759: Method and apparatus of processing a call in a telecommunications network
(TELEPHONIC COMMUNICATIONS : PLURAL EXCHANGE NETWORK OR INTERCONNECTION : With interexchange network routing : Secretarial or answering service)

Patent 6188760: Signaling state management system for packet network gateways
(TELEPHONIC COMMUNICATIONS : PLURAL EXCHANGE NETWORK OR INTERCONNECTION : Interexchange signalling : Signalling path distinct from trunk (e.g., CCIS) : Having signalling to operator)

Patent 6188761: System and method for providing operator and customer services
(TELEPHONIC COMMUNICATIONS : CENTRALIZED SWITCHING SYSTEM : Call distribution to operator : For calling station (e.g., status or progress tones))

Patent 6188762: Web call center/PSTN to TCPIP internet network
(TELEPHONIC COMMUNICATIONS : CENTRALIZED SWITCHING SYSTEM : Call distribution to operator : Automatic call distributor (ACD) system : Having a multimedia feature (e.g., connected to Internet, E-mail, etc.) : Monitoring agent performance (e.g., quality of agent's performance))

Patent 6188763: Signal processing unit for network interface unit
(TELEPHONIC COMMUNICATIONS : REPEATER (E.G., VOICE FREQUENCY) : With gain or attenuation control : Including two-to-four wire conversion or hybrid circuit)

Patent 6188764: Over-voltage protection circuit for use with a telephone appliance
(TELEPHONIC COMMUNICATIONS : SUBSCRIBER LINE OR TRANSMISSION LINE INTERFACE : Protective circuit : Electronic noninductive)

Patent 6188765: Portable radiotelephone
(TELEPHONIC COMMUNICATIONS : TERMINAL : Housing or housing component : Handset structure : Moveable or removeable element (e.g., cover) : Rotatable mechanism (e.g., hinge) : Recording audio for use as the alerting signal)

Patent 6188766: Apparatus and method for confirming, timestamping, and archiving printer and telecopier transmissions
(CRYPTOGRAPHY : FACSIMILE CRYPTOGRAPHY : Including generation of an associated coded record : Including addressed decoder control signal)

Patent 6188767: Method of providing group call services in a CDMA communications system
(CRYPTOGRAPHY : COMMUNICATION SYSTEM USING CRYPTOGRAPHY : Wireless communication : Having receiver selection (e.g., pager) : Nonlinear or chaotic system)

Patent 6188768: Autocompensating quantum cryptographic key distribution system based on polarization splitting of light
(CRYPTOGRAPHY : KEY MANAGEMENT : Key distribution : Including sampling)

Patent 6188769: Environmental reverberation processor
(ELECTRICAL AUDIO SIGNAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : SOUND EFFECTS : Reverberators : Stereo earphone)

Patent 6188770: Fan noise canceller
(ELECTRICAL AUDIO SIGNAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : ACOUSTICAL NOISE OR SOUND CANCELLATION : From appliance : Inductive pickup)

Patent 6188771: Personal sound masking system
(ELECTRICAL AUDIO SIGNAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : SOUND OR NOISE MASKING : Counterwave generation control path)

Patent 6188772: Electrostatic speaker with foam stator
(ELECTRICAL AUDIO SIGNAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : ELECTRO-ACOUSTIC AUDIO TRANSDUCER : Having electrostatic element (e.g., electret, vibrating plate) : Mechanical detail)

Patent 6188773: Waterproof type microphone
(ELECTRICAL AUDIO SIGNAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : ELECTRO-ACOUSTIC AUDIO TRANSDUCER : Housed microphone : Mounting or support : With plural sound ports (e.g., pressure gradient))

Patent 6188774: Loudspeaker
(ELECTRICAL AUDIO SIGNAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : ELECTRO-ACOUSTIC AUDIO TRANSDUCER : Electromagnetic (e.g., dyynamic) : Specified diaphragm shape or structure : Plural portions or sections : Plural magnets)

Patent 6188775: Panel-form loudspeakers
(ELECTRICAL AUDIO SIGNAL PROCESSING SYSTEMS AND DEVICES : ELECTRO-ACOUSTIC AUDIO TRANSDUCER : Electromagnetic (e.g., dyynamic) : Specified diaphragm shape or structure : Flat : Fibrous)

Patent 6188776: Principle component analysis of images for the automatic location of control points
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : APPLICATIONS :)

Patent 6188777: Method and apparatus for personnel detection and tracking
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : APPLICATIONS : Target tracking or detecting : ZIP code)

Patent 6188778: Traffic congestion measuring method and apparatus and image processing method and apparatus
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : APPLICATIONS : Vehicle or traffic control (e.g., auto, bus, or train) : ZIP code)

Patent 6188779: Dual page mode detection
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : APPLICATIONS : Reading aids for the visually impaired : License plate)

Patent 6188780: Image collation device
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : APPLICATIONS : Personnel identification (e.g., biometrics) : Using a fingerprint : Sensing geometrical properties)

Patent 6188781: Method and apparatus for illuminating a fingerprint through side illumination of a platen
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : APPLICATIONS : Personnel identification (e.g., biometrics) : Using a fingerprint : With a prism :)

Patent 6188782: Automatic editing method for a digital medical imaging unit
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : APPLICATIONS : Biomedical applications : Using a fingerprint)

Patent 6188783: Method and system for providing a probe array chip design database
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : APPLICATIONS : Biomedical applications : DNA or RNA pattern reading : With a prism)

Patent 6188784: Split optics arrangement for vision inspection/sorter module
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : APPLICATIONS : Manufacturing or product inspection : Inspection of semiconductor device or printed circuit board : Measuring external leads :)

Patent 6188785: Pattern inspecting apparatus and inspecting method
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : APPLICATIONS : Manufacturing or product inspection : Inspection of semiconductor device or printed circuit board : Fault or defect detection :)

Patent 6188786: Image processing apparatus that determines an area in an image based on color information
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : COLOR IMAGE PROCESSING : Pattern recognition or classification using color : Alphanumerics)

Patent 6188787: Image recognition method and device and copier and scanner employing same
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : COLOR IMAGE PROCESSING : Pattern recognition or classification using color : Alphanumerics)

Patent 6188788: Automatic color saturation control in video decoder using recursive algorithm
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : COLOR IMAGE PROCESSING : Color correction : Alphanumerics)

Patent 6188789: Method and apparatus of immediate response handwriting recognition system that handles multiple character sets
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : PATTERN RECOGNITION : On-line recognition of handwritten characters : With a display : Alignment, registration, or position determination)

Patent 6188790: Method and apparatus for pre-recognition character processing
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : PATTERN RECOGNITION : Feature extraction : Feature counting : Counting individual pixels or pixel patterns : Faulty soldering)

Patent 6188791: Image processing apparatus
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE COMPRESSION OR CODING : Context analysis or word recognition (e.g., character string))

Patent 6188792: Video encoding and decoding apparatus
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE COMPRESSION OR CODING : Interframe coding (e.g., difference or motion detection) : Checking spelling for recognition)

Patent 6188793: Encoding apparatus, decoding apparatus, encoding method and decoding method
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE COMPRESSION OR CODING : Predictive coding : Checking spelling for recognition)

Patent 6188794: Image signal coding system
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE COMPRESSION OR CODING : Predictive coding : Checking spelling for recognition)

Patent 6188795: Data compression
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE COMPRESSION OR CODING : Adaptive coding (i.e., changes based upon history, activity, busyness, etc.) : Checking spelling for recognition)

Patent 6188796: Picture encoder, picture decoder, picture encoding method, picture decoding method, picture encoding program recording medium, and picture decoding
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE COMPRESSION OR CODING : Shape, icon, or feature-based compression : Checking spelling for recognition)

Patent 6188797: Decoder for programmable variable length data
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE COMPRESSION OR CODING : Lossless compression : Huffman or variable-length coding : With a multilevel classifier)

Patent 6188798: Apparatus and method for detecting motion vector
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE COMPRESSION OR CODING : Quantization : Discrete cosine or sine transform)

Patent 6188799: Method and apparatus for removing noise in still and moving pictures
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE ENHANCEMENT OR RESTORATION : Image filter : Line thinning or thickening)

Patent 6188800: Two-dimensional spatial transformation system for video processing
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE TRANSFORMATION OR PREPROCESSING : Artifact removal or suppression (e.g., distortion correction))

Patent 6188801: Method and apparatus for automatic image calibration for an optical scanner
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE TRANSFORMATION OR PREPROCESSING : Changing the image coordinates : Registering or aligning multiple images to one another : Where the object is a character, word, or text)

Patent 6188802: Information input method, information input sheet, and information input apparatus
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE TRANSFORMATION OR PREPROCESSING : Changing the image coordinates : To position or translate an image : Where the object is a character, word, or text)

Patent 6188803: Image processing device
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE TRANSFORMATION OR PREPROCESSING : Changing the image coordinates : To change the scale or size of an image : Raising or lowering the image resolution (e.g., subpixel accuracy) : Interpolation : Using an Exclusive-OR gate)

Patent 6188804: Reconstructing missing pixel information to provide a full output image
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE TRANSFORMATION OR PREPROCESSING : Changing the image coordinates : To change the scale or size of an image : Raising or lowering the image resolution (e.g., subpixel accuracy) : Interpolation : Using an Exclusive-OR gate)

Patent 6188805: Method for aligning charge coupled device of a scanner
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE SENSING : Including operator interaction)

Patent 6188806: Apparatus for reading optical data from a motion picture film and a light source therefor
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE SENSING : Including operator interaction)

Patent 6188807: Scanner server apparatus and scanner server system
(IMAGE ANALYSIS : IMAGE SENSING : Multiple scanning : Prescanning : Where the image is an alphanumeric character)

Patent 6188808: Microwave system
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : TEMPORAL OPTICAL MODULATION WITHIN AN OPTICAL WAVEGUIDE : Electro-optic : Phase modulation type :)

Patent 6188809: Method and device for controlling the polarization of a beam of light
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : POLARIZATION WITHOUT MODULATION : Electro-optic)

Patent 6188810: Reversible ring coupler for optical networks
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : POLARIZATION WITHOUT MODULATION : Electro-optic)

Patent 6188811: Fiber optic current sensor
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : OPTICAL WAVEGUIDE SENSOR : Electro-optic)

Patent 6188812: Method and apparatus for enhanced evanescent fluorescence and color filtering using a high refractive index thin film coating
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : OPTICAL WAVEGUIDE SENSOR : Electro-optic)

Patent 6188813: Flow cell, analyte measurement apparatus and methods related thereto
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : OPTICAL WAVEGUIDE SENSOR : Electro-optic)

Patent 6188814: Packaged microelectromechanical devices and systems
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH OPTICAL COUPLER : Including physical deformation or movement of waveguide)

Patent 6188815: Optical switching device and method utilizing fluid pressure control to improve switching characteristics
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH OPTICAL COUPLER : Switch (i.e., switching from one terminal to another, not modulation) : Diffraction grating (e.g., Bragg))

Patent 6188816: Filter topologies for optical add-drop multiplexers
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH OPTICAL COUPLER : Plural (e.g., data bus) : Single pole single throw)

Patent 6188817: Photonics system
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH OPTICAL COUPLER : Plural (e.g., data bus) : Single pole single throw)

 

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