Technology Today

2011 Issue 1

U.S. 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 contributions in their fields of interest. We compliment our inventors who were awarded patents from July through December 2010. (Click for International Patents)


CRAIG KOBREN
ROBERT C MOEHL
JOSEPH M SILCOX
DANIEL TEIJIDO

7921289 secure compartmented mode knowledge management portal

BILLY D ABLES
JOHN EHMKE
ROLAND GOOCH

7867874 method and apparatus for packaging circuit devices

JON-MICHAEL BROOK
RANDALL S BROOKS
MATTHEW RIXON
TROY ROCKWOOD

7895649 dynamic rule generation for an enterprise intrusion detection system

DAVID D HESTON
JON MOONEY

7884442 integrated circuit resistor

EDWARD I HOLMES
PRISCO TAMMARO

7870701 radiation limiting opening for a structure

JOSEPH P BIONDI
RONNI J CAVENER
JEFFREY COTTON
ROBERT CUMMINGS
MARK R DELUCA
GEORGE LAFAVE
KEITH D TROTT,

7948332 n-channel multiplexer

PHILIP C THERIAULT

7939046 microporous graphite foam and process for producing same

WENDELL D BRADSHAW
MICHAEL HOWARD
DAVID PAYTON
TIMOTHY D SMITH

7908040 system and method for automated search by distributed elements

MATTHEW JONAS

7896607 method and system for adjusting a position of an object

OLEG EFIMOV

7864388 method and apparatus for recoding holographic diffraction gratings

QUANG HA
SAMAN JANNATI
GILES D JONES
LEE OURN

7927102 simulation devices and systems for rocket propelled grenades and other weapons

QUANG HA
SAMAN JANNATI
GILES D JONES. LEE OURN

7922491 methods and apparatus to provide training against improvised explosive devices using a multiple integrated laser engagement device ALEXANDER A BETIN
KALIN SPARIOSU

7889767 self-coherent combining technique for high power laser implementation and method

DEREK L BUDISALICH
MATTHEW B CASTOR
CHARLES M DE LAIR
MATTHEW FRANCIS
CHRISTOPHER OWAN
JEFFERY P SOWERS

7908973 lightweight deployment system and method

JOHN R STALEY
FRANK C SULZBACH

7948682 method and apparatus for combining optical information

NEAL M CONRARDY
RICHARD DRYER

7905178 methods and apparatus for selectable velocity projectile system

RICHARD DRYER
RICHARD JANIK

7905182 multi-mode modular projectile

STEVEN P DAVIES

7890797 system having parallel data processors which generate redundant effector data to detect errors methods and apparatus for processor system having fault tolerance

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

7889499 weapon having lethal and non-lethal directed-energy portions

ANTHONY T MCDOWELL
DANIEL ROTH

7957453 rake receiver and method for operation

KERRIN A RUMMEL
RICHARD M WEBER
WILLIAM G WYATT

7908874 method and apparatus for cooling electronics with a coolant at a subambient pressure

JOHN A COGLIANDRO
MAUREEN COGLIANDRO
BRIAN CONSIDINE
JOHN HANNON
JOHN MARKIEWICZ
JOHN MOSES

7875120 method for extraction of hydrocarbon fuels or contaminants using electrical energy and critical fluids

FRANK P LABARBA
SHELLEY L ROSENBAUM LIPMAN
BRUCE C STACEY

7891630 electronic equipment console for a vehicle

LORA J CLARK
MICHAEL D HINMAN
WARREN J KLINE
DIANE M MCCREA
PAULA D POPE
DARCIE H RAKICKAS

7912746 method and system for analyzing schedule trends

MARK A KOEHNKE
STEPHEN J PEREIRA

7898365 integrated saw device heater

MARK B HANNA
JAMES HARTSOCK

7930814 manufacturing method for a septum polarizer

MARK E BEHRENS
DANIEL A COLICA
KENNETH W VIRGIL

7930052 automated logistics support system incorporating a product integrity analysis system

TIMOTHY J GLAHN
ROBERT G KURTZ JR

7952873 passive conductive cooling module

ROBERT SCHOLZ

7911687 sighted device operable in visible-wavelength or electro-optical/visible-wavelength sighting modes

MICHAEL HOWARD
DAVID PAYTON

7912631 system and method for distributed engagement

BRIEN ROSS
STAN SZAPIEL

7869125 multi-magnification viewing and aiming scope

CONRAD STENTON

7877921 method and apparatus for combining light from two sources to illuminate a reticle

ERAN MARCUS
NATHANIEL WYCKOFF

7965890 target recognition system and method

JOSEPH B LAIL

7881337 methods and apparatus for information management systems

JERRY L ALDERMAN
GEORGE RUNGER

7890306 optimal methodology for allocation and flowdown

ANDREW J HINSDALE
ARTHUR SCHNEIDER

7913606 inductive power transfer system and method

ARTHUR SCHNEIDER
JEFFREY S SUPP

7946209 launcher for a projectile having a supercapacitor power supply

POLWIN C CHAN
TIMOTHY E DEARDEN
MARK S HAUHE
CLIFTON QUAN
STEPHEN E SOX
SAMUEL D TONOMURA
TSE E WONG

7888176 stacked integrated circuit assembly

LUKE M FLAHERTY
RANDAL E KNAR
TIFFANIE RANDALL

7956114 water immiscible rosin mildly activated flux

STEVEN D BERNSTEIN
WILLIAM E HOKE
RALPH KORENSTEIN
JEFFREY R LAROCHE

7968865 boron aluminum boron nitride diamond heterostructure

WAYNE P O'BRIEN

7900189 computer program generating

JAMES M IRION II
ROBERT S ISOM

7948441 low profile antenna

TIMOTHY E ADAMS
JAMES F KVIATKOFSKY
CHRISTOPHER MOSHENROSE
JAMES A PRUETT
WILLIAM G WYATT

7921655 topping cycle for a sub-ambient cooling cycle

DEREK C CRESS
MAX W NORTHUP
ZHEN-QI GAN

7865487 system and method for providing remote access to events from a database access system

JOHN BEDINGER
ROBERT B HALLOCK
THOMAS E KAZIOR
MICHAEL A MOORE
KAMAL TABATABAIE

7902083 passivation layer for a circuit device and method of manufacture

BARRY J LILES
COLIN S WHELAN

7863665 method and structure for reducing cracks in a dielectric layer in contact with metal

CHRISTOPHER KOLLER
GARY SMITH
JOSEPH WHITE

7885906 the real time optimization service

MICHAEL G ADLERSTEIN
FRANCOIS Y COLOMB

7968978 microwave integrated circuit package and method for forming such package

RONALD KUSNER
HERBERT LANDAU
JOHN-DAVID SERGI

7941292 associating observations in a multi-sensor system using an adaptive gate value

JOSEPH C OBRIEN
ERIC J VENGHAUS

7905695 methods and apparatus for locking element

FREDERICK A AHRENS
KENNETH W BROWN
JEFF L VOLLIN

7961133 system and method for diverting a guided missile

E. RUSS ALTHOF
WILLIAM HAWKINS
HENRI Y KIM

7921775 warhead booster explosive lens

KENNETH W BROWN

7865152 RF waveform modulation apparatus and method

RICHARD DRYER

RICHARD DRYER

SAMUEL D SIRIMARCO
GERALD E VAN ZEE

7902489 torsional spring aided control actuator for a rolling missile

SHEK M CHEUNG
ERIK A FJERSTAD
THOMAS LEE
GREGORY E LONGERICH

7906749 system and method for deployment and actuation

EVAN CAMERON
CONRAD STENTON

7910889 wavelength-conversion system with a heated or cooled wavelength-conversion target

BRIEN ROSS
KEVIN WAGNER

7876501 optical sight having an unpowered reticle illumination source

ALEXANDER A BETIN
VLADIMIR V SHKUNOV

7899292 thermal nonlinearity cell for guiding electromagnetic energy through a nonlinear medium

ROBERT W MARTIN
DAMON C TURNER

7952055 methods and apparatus for deploying control surfaces sequentially

DANIEL P BROWN
PATRICIA D CHIN
JAMES STRAYER

7906735 electrically conductive dynamic environmental seal

GARY L FOX
SHAWN B HARLINE
NICHOLAS E KOSINSKI

7883071 methods and apparatus for isolation system

DANIEL P BROWN
PATRICIA D CHIN
JAMES STRAYER

7878814 electrically conductive bearing retainers

CHAD E BOYACK
GEORGE R CUNNINGTON
PETER J DRAKE
JAMES E FAORO
CYNTHIA KONEN
JAMES R MYERS
KEVIN PAULSON
STEVEN N PETERSON
ISIS ROCHE-RIOS

7880298 semiconductor device thermal connection

KENNETH W BROWN
JAMES R GALLIVAN

7921588 safeguard system for ensuring device operation in conformance with governing laws

STEPHEN DOLFINI
THOMAS G GARDNER
JAMES N HEAD
GREGORY V HOPPA
KARLEEN G SEYBOLD
TOMAS SVITEK
KAREN I TSETSENEKOS

7967255 autonomous space flight system and planetary lander for executing a discrete landing sequence to remove unknown navigation error, perform hazard avoidance and relocate the lander and method

JUSTIN C JENIA
DANIEL R MELONIS
JAMES L PORTER
BYRON B TAYLOR
DANIEL VUKOBRATOVICH

7946207 methods and apparatus for countering a projectile

KIM L CHRISTIANSON
JAMES H DUPONT
HENRI Y KIM
TRAVIS P WALTER

7930978 forward firing fragmentation warhead

FREDERICK B KOEHLER
WARD D LYMAN
KENNETH E SCHMIDT

7950634 linear filament compression and torsion spring

DARIN S WILLIAMS

7899271 system and method of moving target based calibration of non-uniformity compensation for optical imagers

RICHARD P HEON
RICHARD NICHOLS
JOEL C ROPER
GILBERT M SHOWS

7898476 method and system for controlling the direction of an antenna beam

BRANDON H ALLEN
KEVIN W CHEN
KERRIN A RUMMEL
GREGORY PHILLIP SCHAEFER
DANIEL J WEISSMANN

7940524 remote cooling of a phased array antenna

KEVIN W CHEN
KERRIN A RUMMEL

7934386 system and method for cooling a heat generating structure

TONY CHAN

7928808 selectable local oscillator

WILLIAM C STRAUSS

7862348 connector for an electrical circuit embedded in a composite structure

THOMAS P DEARDORFF
CHRISTOPHER R HARM
JOHN HENNESSY
JONATHON P SMITH
DANIEL P TRUITT

7889888 system and method for grouping and visualizing data

PAUL J LANZKRON

7880667 methods and apparatus for using interferometry to prevent spoofing of ADS-B targets

FRANK P LABARBA
JASON A RATHBONE

7918425 universal antenna mount

JASON A RATHBONE
JAMES DROBERGE

7886671 height adjustable workstation

ROBERT A BAILEY
DAVID HOWARD

7946208 ejection system for deploying a store

TIMOTHY J IMHOLT
ALEXANDER F ST. CLAIRE

7878103 systems and methods for mitigating a blast wave

PETER R DRAKE
YUCHOI F LOK

7948429 methods and apparatus for detection/classification of radar targets including birds and other hazards

RICHARD M WEBER

7935180 removing non-condensable gas from a subambient cooling system

ROBERT ANDREWS
JAMES CHRISTIAN
BERNARD HARRIS
HARRY ING
MICHAEL V HYNES
EUGENE E LEDNUM
JOHN E MCELROY
MICHAEL SQUILLANTE
MARK WALLACE
GREGORY VAN TUYLE

7863567 multimodal radiation imager

GARY A FRAZIER

7894123 multilayer light modulator

ERIKA BELOTE
JAMES MASON
RONALD RICHARDSON
JAMES S WILSON

7898810 air cooling for a phased array radar

MARC A BROWN
EDWARD M GABORIAULT JR
DAVID GIROUX
FRANK HITZKE
CHRISTOPHER MELLO
EMILY J PIKOR
DAVID A SHARP
DOUGLAS VEILLEUX II THOMAS S WIGGIN

7963242 anchor containing a self deploying mooring system and method of automatically deploying the mooring system from the anchor

STEPHEN JACOBSEN
DAVID MARCEAU
DAVID MARKUS
SHAYNE ZURN

7881578 ultra-high density connector

MICHAEL L FORSMAN
MICHAEL W SMITH
MICHAEL L WILLIAMS

7912956 service level agreement based control of a distributed computing system

DACHE' P BARNHART
WILLIAM T JENNINGS

7966147 generating images according to points of intersection for integer multiples of a sample-time distance

CHUL J LEE
AXEL R VILLANUEVA

7880671 electromagnetic solver using a shooting bouncing ray technique

STANLEY BIRELSON
RAYMOND SAMANIEGO

7898468 radar image generation device

MARY CHEN
PETER DEELMAN

7892881 fabricating a device with a diamond layer

DANIEL GREGOIRE
ANDREW HUNTER

7923688 multiple-band detector using frequency selective slots

JUSTIN C JENIA
DAVID MICHIKA
RICHARD A PAIVA

7952688 multi-waveband sensor system and methods for seeking targets

NATHAN M MINTZ
MARK R SKIDMORE

7967257 space object deployment system and method

CHRISTOPHER FLETCHER
JEFFREY M PETERSON
KENTON VEEDER

7863097 method of preparing detectors for oxide bonding to readout integrated chips

THOMAS P MCCREERY
TERRY M SANDERSON
DAVID R SAR

7939178 shape-changing structure with superelastic foam material

E. RUSS ALTHOF
SCOTT A MUSE
WALTER S POPE
WAYNE K WOODALL

7921539 integrated nutplate and clip for a floating fastener and method of manufacture and assembly

DELMAR L BARKER
MEAD MASON JORDAN
W. HOWARD POISL

7883580 particle beam carbon nanotube growth method

DAVID E BOSSERT
RAY SAMPSON
JEFFREY N ZERBE

7946241 methods and apparatus for marine deployment

ANDREW K BROWN
KENNETH W BROWN
DARIN M GRITTERS

7940123 DC series-fed amplifier array

JASON A DAHAR
JAIME ROBLEDO

7913593 installation tool for a threaded object

NATHAN M MINTZ
MARK R SKIDMORE
KALIN SPARIOSU

7916065 countermeasure system and method using quantum dots

JODEAN D WENDT
DARIN S WILLIAMS

7920982 optical distortion calibration for electro-optical sensors

DOUG BAKER
MICHAEL R BEYLOR
KRISTA L LANGE
JOSE OURCADEZ

7915970 bi-phase modulator apparatus and method

DENPOL KULTRAN
NICK J ROSIK
MARK E STADING
RICHARD D YOUNG

7902903 programmable efuse and sense circuit

TERRY M SANDERSON

7887734 method of manufacture of one-piece composite parts with a polymer form that transitions between its glassy and elastomeric states

DANIEL J MOSIER
DAVID J PARK

7952691 method and system of aligning a track beam and a high energy laser beam

KENNETH W BROWN
WILLIAM E DOLASH
TRAVIS B FEENSTRA
MICHAEL J SOTELO

7920100 foldable reflect array

BRANDEIS MARQUETTE
JAGANNATH RATH
RAYMOND SAMANIEGO

7864101 radar tracking system

VERNON R GOODMAN
TIMOTHY R HOLZHEIMER

7969349 system and method for suppressing close clutter in a radar system

RICHARD M WEBER
WILLIAM G WYATT

7907395 heat removal system for computer rooms

LIEWEI HE

7868703 passive spectrum control for pulsed RF amplifiers

KENNETH D CAREY
GREGORY LEEDBERG
GEORGE W SPENCER JR

7970814 method and apparatus for providing a synchronous interface for an asynchronous service

JAMES IANNI

7904420 identification and verification of common cluster files residing on nodes in a cluster

JOHN G HESTON
JON MOONEY

7949240 method and system for amplifying a signal using a transformer matched transistor

FREDERICK V PETITTI

7949241 anamorphic focal array

BRANDON W BLACKBURN
BERNARD HARRIS
MICHAEL V HYNES
JOHN E MCELROY

7970103 interrogating hidden contents of a container

JAYSON KAHLE BOPP

7885056 F-16 center pedestal display housing

JOSEPH SCATES

7953620 method and apparatus for critical infrastructure protection

STEVEN D BERNSTEIN
RALPH KORENSTEIN
STEPHEN J PEREIRA

7884373 fabricating a gallium nitride layer with diamond layers

ROBERT J BARILE
ROBERT C HABERMAN

7896126 methods and apparatus for sound suppression

DAVID CHANG
TERENCE DE LYON
DANIEL GREGOIRE
DEBORAH KIRBY
JEFFERY J PUSCHELL
FREDERIC STRATTON

7923689 multi-band sub-wavelength IR detector having frequency selective slots and method of making the same

KENT D CHRISTENSEN
PETER F HARRINGTON
GEOFFREY C SPALT

7942703 methods and apparatus for modular utility connection system

CLIFTON QUAN

7876263 asymmetrically thinned active array T/R module and antenna architecture

ANDREW K BROWN
KENNETH W BROWN
THEAGENIS J ABATZOGLOU
JOHAN ENMANUEL GONZALEZ
HOWARD S NUSSBAUM
CLIFTON QUAN

7969345 fast implementation of a maximum likelihood algorithm for the estimation of target motion parameters

JAMES H DUPONT
STEVEN J ELDER
RICHARD D LOEHR
WILLIAM N PATTERSON

7895948 buoyancy dissipator and method to deter an errant vessel

KAPRIEL V KRIKORIAN
MARY KRIKORIAN
ROBERT A ROSEN

7965226 agile beam pulse to pulse interleaved radar modes

ROBERT CAVALLERI
THOMAS A OLDEN

7964830 large cross-section interceptor vehicle and method

DAVID G ANTHONY
FREDERICK B KOEHLER
DAVID J MARKASON
ROBERT RINKER THOMAS E ROBERTS
WILLIAM D WERRIES

7929125 gimbaled system with optical coudé path and method transferring data

JAMES S WILSON

7924564 an integrated antenna structure with an embedded cooling channel

DAVID A CORDER
KEVIN W ELSBERRY

7958780 wind tunnel testing technique

MICKY HARRIS
JEONG-GYUN SHIN

7928762 systems and methods for digitally decoding integrated circuit blocks

BRIEN ROSS
PETER ROZITIS

7957072 method and apparatus for moving a component in an optical sight

ALAN CURTIS
PAUL J REMINGTON
ISTVAN VER

7970148 simultaneous enhancement of transmission loss and absorption coefficient using activated cavities

LACY G COOK

7933067 flat field schmidt telescope with extended field of view

EDWARD KITCHEN
DARIN S WILLIAMS

7912247 method of boresight correlation of imager video to reference video

EDWARD KITCHEN
DARIN S WILLIAMS

7881495 FLIR-to-missile boresight correlation and non-uniformity compensation of the missile seeker

GARY A FRAZIER
ROGER LAKE

7893854 optical digital to analog converter

LARRY W PETERSON STEVEN COTTEN
BENJAMIN DOLGIN
BRETT GOLDSTEIN
DONALD GRINDSTAFF
JOHN HILL III
WILLIAM SULIGA
DAVID VICKERMAN

7870912 centralizer-based survey and navigation device and method

 

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