Technology Today

2010 Issue 2

US Patents

Issued to Raytheon

At Raytheon, we encourage people to work on technological challenges that keep America strong and develop innovative commercial products. Part of that process is identifying and protecting our intellectual property. Once again, the U.S. Patent Office has recognized our engineers and technologists for their contribu¬tions in their fields of interest. We compliment our inventors who were awarded patents from January through June 2010. (Click for International Patents)


PURNACHANDRA R. GOGINENI
MARTIN A. KEBSCHULL
JEFFREY H. KOESSLER
JUAN A. PEREZ
JOHN PARINE

7642492 Single-axis fin deployment system

EMERALD J. ADAIR
GRAY FOWLER
MICHAEL LIGGETT

7642336 Improved phthalonitrile composites

ALEXANDER A. BETIN
KALIN SPARIOSU

7646796 Solid-state suspension laser

ROBERT ADAMS
WILLIAM J. SCHWIND

7645970 Flight control system and method of using piezoelectric modal sensors to mitigate flexible body dynamics

CHUL J. LEE
SEAN T. PRICE

7646332 Method and apparatus interleaved gridding in distributed multiple computing for real-time rcs prediction

LACY G. COOK
ANDREW LEWANSKI
SUSAN B. SPENCER

7648249 Beam-steering apparatus having five degrees of freedom of line-of-sight steering

BRIAN J. HARKINS
CHUL J. LEE

7652620 RCS sinature generation for closely spaced multiple objects using n-point models

DANIEL T. MCGRATH

7652631 Ultra-wideband antenna array with additional low-frequency resonance

BRIEN ROSS
KEVIN WAGNER

7652818 Optical sight having an unpowered reticle illumination source

CONRAD STENTON

7651237 Improved reticle illumination

MORRIS ROBITAILLE

7650711 Rifle scope with textured profile

ROBERT E. LEONI

7657189 Optical link

TROY ROCKWOOD
TAMER ELBATT
JIJUN YIN

7656801 Jamming of network traffic in connection-based networks

PATRICK T. HANZLICK
JOSHUA J. LANGE

7665691 Aerial vehicle launching system and method

JAMES CLINGENPEEL

7661036 Cache for collecting events on a monitored computer

QUENTEN E. DUDEN

7661628 Catalyzed decomposing structural payload foam

MARK A. GLOUDEMANS; WILLIAM COLEMAN JR.; JAYANTI PATEL; BROR PETERSON; WILLIAM MOS­LEY JR.

7664472 Reducing the peak-to-average power ratio of a signal

KAMAL TABATABAIE

7662698 Transistor having field plate

ROBERT W. BYREN

7663090 Automatic avalanche photodiode bias setting system based on unity-gain noise measurement

MICHAEL G. ADLERSTEIN

7664196 Frequency agile phased locked loop

RICHARD J. LETT
GREGORY L. RENNO
THOMAS N. TERWIEL

7669081 System and methods for scheduling, processing, and monitoring tasks

EMMET ANDERSON
DAVID G. ANTHONY
DANIEL W. BRUNTON
DAVID G. GARRETT
DANIEL C. HARRISON
JIM R. HICKS
DAVID J. KNAPP
JAMES P. MILLS
FRANK E. SMITH III
WAYNE L. SUNNE

7667190 Optical fiber assembly wrapped across gimbal axes

ROBERT J. DELACK
KEVIN J. KRESSNER

7665998 Radio frequency connector

DEVON G. CROWE

7667850 Imaging system with low coherence light source

JOHN P. BETTENCOURT
ALAN J. BIELUNIS
KATHERINE J. HERRICK

7670045 Microstrip power sensor

JOSEPH M. CROWDER
PATRICIA S. DUPUIS
MICHAEL C. FALLICA
JOHN B. FRANCIS
JOSEPH LICCIARDELLO
ANGELO M. PUZELLA

7671696 Radio frequency interconnect circuits and techniques

JOHN CARCONE

7671783 Radar reflector

JAMES A. PRUETT
FRANK L. SHACKLEE

7671801 Armor for an electronically scanned array

ALEXANDER A. BETIN
RICHARD GENTILMAN
PATRICK HOGAN
MICHAEL USHINSKY

7675952 Articulated glaze cladding for laser crystal components and method of encapsulation

THOMAS K. DOUGHERTY
JOHN J. DRAB
STEPHEN A. GABELICH
GREGORY D. TRACY
TRICIA VEEDER

7675066 Erase-on-demand memory cell

BILLIE G. HENDRY
STEVEN MATTHEWS
ROBERT D. STULTZ

7675958 Intra-cavity non-degenerate laguerre mode generator

OLIVER HUBBARD
JIAN WANG

7675458 Dual beam radar system

RANDY W. HILL
PAUL A. MEREMS

7677491 Methods and apparatus for airborne systems

MICHAEL A. GRITZ
RAFAEL HERNANDEZ
WILLIAM H. WELLMAN

7679057 Antenna-coupled-into-rectifier infrared sensor elements and infrared sensors

STEPHEN JACOBSEN
DAVID MARCEAU
DAVID MARKUS
SHAYNE ZURN

7680377 Ultra-high density connector

THOMAS K. DOUGHERTY
JOHN J. DRAB
SOLOMON O. ROBINSON
DANIEL SIEVENPIPER

7683854 Tunable impedance surface and method for fabricating a tunable impedance surface

ROBERT J. CODA
CHRISTOPHER A. LEDDY
JOHNNY Y. LEE
STEPHEN R. NASH

7683945 Responsivity correction for electro-optical images

ANDREW B. FACCIANO
ROBERT T. MOORE
GREGG J. HLAVACEK
CRAIG SEASLY

7681834 Composite missile nose cone

JOHN A. COGLIANDRO
HENRY FITZSIMMONS

7681776 Methods and apparatus for efficiently generating profiles for circuit board work/rework

PATRICK M. KILGORE

7684634 System and method for adaptive non-uniformity compen­sation for a focal plane array

ROBERT C. HON
MICHAEL H. KIEFFER
CARL KIRKCONNELL
THOMAS H. POLLACK

7684955 Noncontinuous resonant position feedback system

MIRON CATOIU

7683734 Rf re-entrant combiner

KEVIN W. CHEN
GRAY FOWLER
ERIC KRUMIN
MICHAEL M. LIGGETT
RICHARD M. WEBER

7686248 System and method for internal passive cooling of composite structures

HANSFORD CUTLIP
NELSON WALLACE

7688438 Scanning solar diffuser relative reflectance monitor

JAMES M. IRION II
ROBERT S. ISOM

7688265 Dual polarized low profile antenna

MARK A. HARRIS

7686255 Space vehicle having a payload-centric configuration

ROBERT CAVALLERI
THOMAS A. OLDEN

7685940 Pellet propellant and composite propellant rocket motor

GERALD L. EHLERS
CHARLES LEPPLE
AARON WATTS

7693313 Personal authentication device

VICTOR JARINOV
MICHAEL THORPE

7692858 Method and apparatus for internally zeroing a sight

SHAHROKH HASHEMI-YEGANEH
RICHARD A. MONTGOMERY
CLIFTON QUAN
DAVID E. ROBERTS

7692508 Spring loaded microwave interconnector

ROBERT B. HALLOCK
KAMAL TABATABAIE

7692222 Atomic layer deposition in the formation of gate structures for III-V semiconductor

SCOTT R. CHEYNE
JEFFREY PAQUETTE

7690924 An electrical connector to connect circuit cards

SCOTT R. CHEYNE
JEFFREY PAQUETTE
JOHN D. WALKER
DIMITRY ZARKH

7704083 Busbar connector

MATTHEW H. BOSSE
NICCOLO A. GARBARINO
RANAPRATAP LAVU
JOHN MICHEL
MICHAEL P. PEYTON
JOSE J. SOTO

7698148 Web-based risk management tool and method

ERIC P. LAM
CHRISTOPHER A. LEDDY
STEPHEN R. NASH

7697073 Image processing system with horizontal line registration for improved imaging with scene motion

DAVID B. HATFIELD
RENEE M. RODGERS
TERRY M. SANDERSON

7694578 Method of evaluating materials using curvature

DANIEL J. MOSIER

7697646 Discrete state-space filter and method for processing asynchronously sampled data

PAUL CRETE

7696460 Frequency adjusting arrangement

RANDY C. BARNHART
CRAIG S. KLOOSTERMAN
MELINDA C. MILANI
DONALD V. SCHNAIDT
STEVEN TALCOTT

7701891 Data handling in a distributed communication network

DELMAR L. BARKER
HARRY SCHMITT
NITESH N. SHAH
DONALD E. WAAGEN

7701381 System and method of orbital angular momentum (OAM) diverse signal processing using classical beams

ISTVAN RODRIGUEZ
ROBERT A. LINDQUIST JR.

7701308 Radio frequency modulator

LACY G. COOK

7703932 All-reflective, wide-field-of-view, inverse-telephoto optical system with external posterior aperture stop and long back focal length

DEVON G. CROWE

7705971 System and method for determining crosswinds

JAMES BALLEW
SHANNON DAVIDSON

7711977 System and method for detecting and managing HPC node failure

KUO-LIANG CHIOU
CARROLL CHIOU
KEVIN E. RUDOLPH

7711476 Aided ins/gps/sar navigation with other platforms

PETER LUKENS

7707871 Leak detection system with controlled differential pressure

DAVID BURKS
THOMAS E. FETSKO
RICHARD GENTILMAN
MARLENE PLATERO
DERRICK J. ROCKOSI
CHRISTOPHER K. SOLECKI

7710347 Methods and apparatus for high performance structures

RALPH HUDSON
JOHN P. KILKELLY
JON H. SHERMAN
HELEN L. SUN

7714768 Non-statistical method for compressing and decompressing complex SAR data

KENNETH W. BROWN

7715091 Spatially-fed high-power amplifier with shaped reflectors

THOMAS G. LAVEDAS

7714791 Antenna with improved illumination efficiency

RICHARD M. LLOYD

7717042 Munition

PATRICK M. BROGAN
FRANK COSTANZO
WILLIAM J. MARSHALL
DINO ROBERTI

7719926 Slotted cylinder acoustic transducer

ROBERT H. BUCKLEY
WILLIE NG
DAVID PERSECHINI

7725043 System and method for reducing interferometric distortion and relative intensity noise in directly modulated fiber optic links

LAWRENCE SCHWARTZ

7725259 Trajectory estimation system for an orbiting satellite

JEFFREY M. PETERSON
ERIC SCHULTE

7723815 Wafer bonded composite structure for thermallymatching a readout circuit and an infrared detector chip both during and after hybridization

DELMAR L. BARKER
WILLIAM R. OWENS
ABRAM YOUNG

7724420 Frequency modulation structure and method utilizing frozen shockwave

WON CHON
GHARIB GHARIBJANIANS
NICK J. ROSIK
DEAN W. SCHOETTLER
GREGORY SURBECK

7724061 Active clamp circuit for electronic components<

TIMOTHY E. ADAMS
JERRY M. GRIMM
CHRISTOPHER MOSHENROSE
JAMES A. PRUETT

7724176 Articulated synthetic aperture radar antenna

RICHARD M. LLOYD

7726244 Mine counter measure system

MARLIN SMITH JR.

7729667 System and method for intermodulation distortion cancellation

ERWIN M. DE SA
JUSTIN DYSTER
MARVIN D. EBBERT
RODNEY H. KREBS

7728264 Precision targeting

KAICHIANG CHANG
YUCHOI F. LOK

7728764 Sidelobe blanking characterizer

RUDY A. EISENTRAUT
EDGAR R. MELKERS

7728266 Exhaust assembly for mass ejection drive system

JAMIE CLARK
TERRY M. SANDERSON

7728267 Methods and apparatus for adjustable surfaces

MICHAEL GUBALA
KAPRIEL V. KRIKORIAN
ROBERT A. ROSEN

7728756 Wide area high resolution sar from a moving and hovering helicopter

KAICHIANG CHANG
WILIAM KENNEDY

7728769 Adaptive processing method of clutter rejection in a phased array beam pattern

CONRAD STENTON

7728988 Method and apparatus for testing conic optical surfaces

KENNETH W. BROWN
REID F. LOWELL
ALAN RATTRAY
A-LAN V. REYNOLDS

7730819 Weapon having lethal and non-lethal directed-energy portions

EMERALD J. ADAIR
JUDITH K. CLARK
GRAY FOWLER
MICHAEL LIGGETT

7732030 Method and apparatus for preform consistency

JAYSON KAHLE BOPP
JOSEPH C. DENO
PAUL JONES
JAMES LEECH

7732772 System and method for detecting explosive materials

RAYMOND C. LANING
STEVEN J. MANSON

7733339 Automated translation of high order complex geometry from a CAD model into a surface based combinatorial geometry format

JAMES H. DUPONT
RICHARD D. LOEHR
WILLIAM N. PATTERSON

7730838 Buoyancy dissipator and method to deter an errant vessel

ARNOLD W. NOVICK

7738319 Determining angles of arrival using multipaths

ALEXANDER A. BETIN
KALIN SPARIOSU

7742512 Scalable laser with robust phase locking

ELI BROOKNER
JIAN WANG

7741992 A moving target detector for radar systems

JOSEPH R. ELLSWORTH
MICHAEL P. MARTINEZ
TEPHEN J. PEREIRA

7742307 High performance power device

GABRIEL D. COMI
KELLY L. PETERMAN

7747569 Systems, methods, and language for selection and retrieval of information from databases

JAYSON KAHLE BOPP
MARTIN G. FIX

7746639 F-16 avionics processor packaging

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