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Terminal assembly module for connecting an industrial controller to
pre-existing I/O wiring
A terminal assembly module is provided that simplifies the transfer of I/O wiring from a pre-existing industrial controller to a replacement industrial...
Component support for dense circuit board
A support apparatus for a component is provided and includes a periphery entirely disposable within a footprint of the component on a surface of a substrate, a...
Flash-LED driver discharge control
Various implementations include circuits, devices and/or methods that enable the repeated generation of controlled surges with lower risk of component failure....
System and method of providing advanced services in a virtual CPE
Described herein are techniques for providing a virtual Wi-Fi service using internet protocol (IP) connections between a central Wi-Fi access gateway (WAG) and...
RF carrier synchronization and phase alignment methods and systems
Systems and methods are disclosed for synchronization and positioning, one of which comprises determining a first phase offset for a known signal received at a...
Start-up sequence and configuration for a radio node
In this invention we disclose methods of automatically configuring a wireless node when it initially powers on and seeks to integrate into an existing wireless...
Wireless exchange of data between devices in live events
A method for wireless data exchange between devices in live events is presented. A method for exploring data of multiple devices in order to get information on...
Dynamic volume control and multi-spatial processing protection
A disclosed system and method dynamically controls the perceived volume of a stereo audio program including left and right channel signals. The system includes...
Convertible headphone system
A convertible headphone system with headphones having a transducer with a front and a rear, and a back cavity that is fluidly coupled to the rear of the...
Multifunctional conferencing systems and methods
A conferencing system for providing remote assistance according to the present disclosure includes a service requester device configured to execute a service...
Endoscope with high definition video recorder/player
Apparatus includes an endoscope including a high definition video camera, and a host processor, which is configured to receive video data encapsulated in a...
Gain-ranging charge amplifier
The system may include a pixel array, a selector, a sampler, and a converter. The pixel array may generate output signals representing radiation incident upon...
Apparatus, systems, and methods for a multi-position image sensor
The disclosed apparatus, systems, and methods provide for a displacement sensor with a multi-position image sensor. The displacement sensor includes an optical...
Ultra-wide field of view seeker
A system includes a seeker having a reflective surface of rotation, an image detector configured to capture images of a field of view, and an imaging lens group...
Vision system with swappable camera having an alignment indicator, and
methods of making and using the same
Vision systems including a swappable camera and methods of making and using the swappable camera are disclosed. The swappable camera can include an alignment...
Intelligent high resolution video system
An automated electronic video surveillance system enables a high-resolution mega-pixel camera to capture high quality, detailed, magnified images at multiple...
Guaranteed in-order packet delivery
Circuitry to provide in-order packet delivery. A packet descriptor including a sequence number is received. It is determined in which of three ranges the...
Method and system for managing network communications
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example avoiding data copy and task switching by processing protocol headers of...
Method for enabling use of HLS as a common intermediate format
In one embodiment a method, system, and apparatus is described for providing multimedia content from a server to a plurality of media devices, the method...
Dynamic media transcoding for P2P communications
An apparatus for distributing video content includes one or more video input modules each adapted to receive a video signal from a video source, and a video...
SIP user release
A system that releases a Session Initiation Protocol ("SIP") user from a serving function on an Internet Protocol Multimedia Subsystem ("IMS") network receives...
Performance enhancements for finding top traffic patterns
A method for network traffic characterization is provided. Flow data records are acquired associated with a security alert signature. Unidimensional traffic...
System and method for optical security firewalls in computer communication
There is a method and system for a bidirectional firewall in computer communications, which utilizes the transfer of information from an optical display to a...
Systems and methods for establishing communications between mobile device
Provided are systems and methods for establishing a communication between mobile device users that register with a collaboration system. The collaboration...
Global cloud computing environment resource allocation with local
A device, of a cloud computing environment, receives information associated with one or more computing resources of a local portion of the cloud computing...
Apparatus, system, and method for increasing scheduling efficiency in
An apparatus for increasing scheduling efficiency in network devices may include (1) at least one memory device that stores at least one data chunk included in...
Transparent orchestration and management of composite network functions
A system that manages a network of network elements receives a network topology of the network elements, where the network elements include a first type of...
Optimization of rules used for prevention of duplication and looping of
multicast traffic within a multi-homed...
A method, apparatus and computer program product for prevention of duplication and looping of multicast traffic within a multi-homed cluster of backbone edge...
Blinding function in elliptic curve cryptography
A blinding function is generated. The blinding function is applied to a random value to generate a blinded random value. The blinded random value is utilized...
Method and apparatus for variable header repetition in a wireless OFDM
network with multiple overlapped...
Method and apparatus for use within a wireless OFDM network that transmits and receives first and second packets each having header bits and utilizing variable...
Quaternary block-coded high-dimensional modulation for coherent optical
A method modulates data for optical communication by first encoding the data using a forward error correction (FEC) encoder to produce encoded data, which are...
Adaptive error correction code for optical super-channels
A method for transmitting data over an optical super-channel partitions the data unequally into a set of data streams for transmission over the set of...
Passive optical network distribution systems and components thereof
Systems and methods for delivering multiple passive optical network services are disclosed. One system includes a first optical transmission service comprising...
Wireless energy transfer using variable size resonators and system
A variable effective size magnetic resonator includes an array of resonators each being one of at least two substantially different characteristic sizes and a...
Randomized quad switching
Reducing distortions in a digital-to-analog converter is a challenge for circuit designers. For current steering digital-to-analog converters (DACs), a quad...
System and method for measuring the DC-transfer characteristic of an
Systems and methods for measuring and compensating a DC-transfer characteristic of analog-to-digital converters are described. A test-signal generator...
Timing generator for generating high resolution pulses having arbitrary
An exemplary timing generator includes a coarse delay circuit configured to generate a coarse delayed rising edge signal and a coarse delayed falling edge...
Apparatus and methods for digital step attenuators with low phase shift
Apparatus and methods for digital step attenuators are provided herein. In certain configurations, a digital step attenuator (DSA) includes a plurality of DSA...
Compact microwave power amplifier circuit
A power amplifier structure having: a power divider for dividing power in a signal fed to an input port between a pair of output ports. Each one of a pair of...
Apparatus and methods for radio frequency amplifiers
Apparatus and methods for radio frequency (RF) amplifiers are disclosed herein. In certain implementations, a packaged RF amplifier includes a first bipolar...
DC bias regulator for cascode amplifier
An amplifier having a pair of transistors arranged in a cascode amplifier arrangement serially connected to a first voltage source. A DC bias regulator is...
Apparatus and methods for envelope trackers
Apparatus and methods for envelope tracking are disclosed. In one embodiment, a power amplifier system including a power amplifier and an envelope tracker is...
Circuits and methods for increasing output frequency of an LC oscillator
Disclosed are circuits and methods for increasing an output frequency of an inductance-capacitance (LC) oscillator. In some embodiments, the LC oscillator can...
Motor control system and interface
A motor control system is presented. The motor control system includes a motor controller and a motor driver. The motor controller and motor driver are coupled...
System and method for electrical charge transfer across a conductive
A method for supplying power to detected devices coupled to a conductive backplane includes: supplying a plurality of sensing signals at a plurality of transmit...
Isolated digital transmission with improved EMI immunity
Embodiments of the present invention may provide a circuit. The circuit may include a primary side, a secondary side, and an isolated energy transfer device...
System and method for generating high energy optical pulses with arbitrary
A system for generating an optical signal having a preselected waveform includes: a laser source; a first waveform generator configured to apply a first signal...
Fuel system using redox flow battery
An automotive or other power system including a flow cell, in which the stack that provides power is readily isolated from the storage vessels holding the...
Metal sulfide electrodes and energy storage devices thereof
The present invention generally relates to energy storage devices, and to metal sulfide energy storage devices in particular. Some aspects of the invention...
Chemically sintered composite electrodes and manufacturing processes
An iterative process of depositing on a solid electrolyte a coating of unconnected particles composed of an ionically conductive material. A liquid solution is...