Patents for Software, Electronics, Telecomm,
Biotech, Mechanical

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Forty-plus Patents Drafted

Software / Combination Hardware and Software

In the thirteen years I have been a patent agent (and now patent attorney) I have drafted over forty patent applications, as well as prosecuting some 200-plus applications. The patents I've drafted are listed here, with those issued-to-date italicized.

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Identifying RFID Tag Moving Coherently With Reader, US 7,619,524 B2, Calvarese

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Power Management of PoE [Power-Over-Ethernet] Devices based on ... Time Order Connection Priority..., US 8,352,754 B2, Chin

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Managing Access to a Network, US 9,584,497 B2, Black

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Orientation and Location Calibration for Image Sensors, US 2008/0306708, Germain

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Simulation Arena Entity Tracking System, US 2007/0152157, Page

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Generation of Randomized Passwords for One-Time Usage, US 2017/0169198, Nichols

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Enhanced Matrix Symbol Error Correction Method, US 2017/0213064, Ackley

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Characterizing Impulse Noise in a Communications System (not filed – budget constraints)

Electronic Hardware

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Delegated Network Connection Management and Power Management In A Wireless Device, US 8,305,958 B2, Iyer, Rao

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Integrated Circuit With Modular Dynamic Power Optimization, US 8,171,323 B2, Rakshani, Krishnan

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Customizable Mechanically Programmable RFID Tags, US 7,876,222 B2, Calvarese

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Programmable Discontinuity Resistors, US 2008/0246537, Aziz

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Imaging Barcode Reader With Color Separated Illuminator, US 2017/0300728, Feng

Mechanical

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Small Caliber Implantable Biometric Leads and Cables For Same, US 8,108,053, Zhao

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Eye Scanner With Visor, US 2009/0092292, Carver

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Portable Biometric Scanner for Fingerprint Scanning (not filed due to client budget constraints, but was published defensively)

Biomedical Electronics and Signal Processing

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Assessing A Degree of Ischemia or Risk of Vascular Blockage, US 2011/0082350, Koh

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Hybrid Battery System For Implantable Cardiac Therapy Device, US 2010/0114235, Beauvais (co-drafted with a colleague)

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Hybrid Battery System With Bioelectric Cell for Implantable Cardiac Therapy, US 2010/0114236, Bomzin (co-drafted with a colleague)>

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Four additional patents drafted and filed for a major manufacturer of biomedical equipment (pacemakers, etc.).Some applications were filed with a non-publication requests. Technologies included:

  

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Signal processing to extract physiological data/patient behavioral data from raw cardiac and respiratory data

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Implanted optical technologies for systemic biometric measurements

Web / Business Method

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Customer Linking and Identification Capability for Institutions, US 2008/0301016, Durvasula

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Linking Business Customer Contacts, US 2008/0208735, Balet

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Honoring Customer Privacy and Preferences, US 2007/0192121, Routson

Biometrics / Optical

Not filed due to client budget constraints:

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Holographic Elements in a Biometric Scanner - two applications

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Human Pulse Detection via a Biometric Scanner

Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Office Support Technologies (Subject to Non-disclosure)

For a current client, I have drafted twelve additional applications. Some are listed above; others are recently filed and not published, and so subject to non-disclosure. The broad subject matter areas pertain to a variety of factory, farm, warehouse, and business support technologies:

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Printer technologies and improvements

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Optical (bar code) scanners

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Inventory tracking (in warehouses, and point-of-origin to point-of-sale)

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Sales transaction recordation and validation

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Product quality monitoring

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Secure data communications

Patents/Applications for Steven Oppenheimer Personal Inventions

  

The following patents and applications have been assigned to ImagiStar, LLC:

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System and Method for Item Self-Assessment as Being Extant or Displaced, U.S. Patent No. 9,224,096, Oppenheimer; issued Dec. 29, 2015. This is a patent for my own invention for an internet-of-things technology: self-tracking by portable items to prevent item loss or theft. The independent claims are directed to item location sensing.

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System and Method for Item Self-Assessment as Being Extant or Displaced, U.S. Patent No. 9,786,145, Oppenheimer; issued Oct. 10, 2017. A continuation with independent claims directed towards item motion sensing.

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Intelligent Item Containers for Sensing, Monitoring, Remembering, and Tracking Container Contents, U.S. Patent Public. 2016-0110975 A1, Oppenheimer. A divisional with independent claims directed towards smart luggage and smart briefcases.

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Additional continuations, divisionals, and international applications have been filed.

 

 

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