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9035794 Posture calibration for activity monitoring  
A method and system for activity monitoring of a user are disclosed. In a first aspect, the method comprises calibrating posture by the user to determine a calibration vector. The method includes...
8981959 Apparatus and method for priority addressing and message handling in a fixed meter reading network  
A method and apparatus is disclosed for prioritizing the processing of messages sent between site transceivers (12, 15) at utility meter data origination sites (10) and gateway transceivers (20,...
8890679 Smart power device  
A power device may include channels coupled to conductors in lines, where each one of the channels is coupled to a different one of the lines than the other channels and where the channels deliver...
8823534 Electricity meter tampering detection  
Tampering with an electricity network is detected from an electricity meter by transmitting a probe signal over at least part of the electricity network (12) from a signal source (106a) in the...
8791834 Fixed network for an automatic utility meter reading system  
A fixed network for automatically reading a utility meter system has been developed. The network includes multiple meter interface units (MIUs) that each collect data from a designated utility...
8749403 Parking meter communications for remote payment with updated display  
A parking meter receives data indicative of a remote payment being completed and displays an amount of time purchased by the remote payment for a parking session. The parking meter determines an...
8742899 Methods and apparatuses to identify devices  
An apparatus and method to identify devices including a first set of commands to identify devices in a first state and a second set of commands to identify devices in a second state, wherein...
8614624 Method of transferring energy between a first unit and a second unit  
A method for transferring energy between first and second units with first and second meters and subscriptions to first and second backend platforms, as well as a first unit for supporting such...
8438503 System and method for enhanced command input  
A portable electronic device having an input device for receiving a gesture based input from a user is used to control a navigation operation of an appliance. The portable electronic device...
8433533 High resolution sensor with scalable sample rate  
Apparatus and methods of providing a selected sample rate for sensor measurements are provided, which in one aspect may include a circuit configured to receive sensor signals as a first series of...
8407327 Network management using visual identifiers  
This disclosure relates to network management using visual identifiers. In one of many possible embodiments, a network management system includes a visual identifier device located visibly...
8330619 Pulse verifier and method of operation  
A device and method of counting pulse or switch contact signals over time from any commodity in various applications such as manufacturing and process control is provided. The device includes a...
8279041 Method of transferring energy between a first unit and a second unit  
A method for transferring energy between first and second units with first and second meters and subscriptions to first and second backend platforms, as well as a first unit for supporting such...
8271773 Configurable field device for use in process automation systems  
A configurable field device for automation technology with a partially dynamically reconfigurable logic chip FPGA, in which function modules are dynamically configured during runtime, and to a...
8212687 Load side voltage sensing for AMI metrology  
Disclosed are apparatus and methodologies for providing improved functionality of a meter in a 2-way communications arrangement, such as an Advanced Metering System (AMS) or Infrastructure (AMI)....
7940192 Channel equalization for mud-pulse telemetry  
Channel estimation and signal equalization is used in a mud-pulse telemetry system for uplink communication during drilling of wellbores.
7821420 Signal transmission system for a measurement device  
A transmission system for a measurement device on a coordinate positioning apparatus comprises a station (18) mounted on the measuring device (10) and a station (20) mounted on the coordinate...
7453373 Integrated meter module and utility metering system  
Utility meter modules, antenna modules, pit sets, and pit lid assemblies are described, with regard to automated meter reading (AMR) systems, that prevent metering signal attenuation, pit leakage,...
7443313 Water utility meter transceiver  
A water meter transceiver coupled to a water meter has a head portion that houses a processor having a transceiver. The transceiver transmits water utility consumption data received from the water...
7382208 Operating method for the resonant operation of high-pressure lamps in longitudinal mode, and an associated system and electronic ballast  
The operating method is based on the simultaneous application of FM and AM. In this process, the fundamental frequency of the AM is derived from at least one, preferably the second, longitudinal...
7336201 Remote access energy meter system and method  
A remote energy meter system and method is provided having a meter server and a client module located remotely from the meter server. The meter server communicates with the client via a wireless...
RE39871 Particulate detection and air advice provision  
A novel basic allergen/particulate data collection device and a novel multi-function personal air quality management device are disclosed. Both devices include sensor sub-assembly detecting and...
6957158 High density random access memory in an intelligent electric device  
Methods and devices for monitoring distributed electric power are disclosed, including energy devices with a sensor for monitoring an electric circuit, and a memory to store sensor measurements....
6904361 Municipal utility mapping system and method  
The computer system and method provides a community map of a plurality of types of utility resources. Software displays a graphic map with visual references to a plurality of types of utility...
6509841 System and method for communication between remote locations  
A communication system transmits data between a plurality of locations. The communication system is suitable for use by a utility provider to monitor a plurality of metering devices from a remote...
6389423 Data synchronization method for maintaining and controlling a replicated data  
The aim of the present invention is, as for a data communication among the nodes sharing, managing and maintaining the replicated data, to reduce the communication traffic by utilizing attributes...
4866436 Device for transmitting measurement values of a sensor  
During the transmission of measurement values of a sensor from a transmitter circuit to a receiver circuit, for example via an optical fibre, use has been made of a device which must be activated...
4812746 Method of using a waveform to sound pattern converter  
A method of using a waveform to sound pattern converter that produces an audible image of a time dependent signal by digitizing the signal to produce a plurality of discrete level signals, and...
4779075 Device for absolute displacement determination  
To make possible a technically uncomplicated and reliable absolute displacement determination--in particular for the position determination of robot drives--a cyclic position transmitter (L) and a...
4748447 Timing signal generating apparatus for rotating devices  
In a timing signal generating apparatus for generating a timing signal showing that a rotating member has reached a target rotational angle position, the apparatus comprises a first generator for...
4607527 Method and apparatus for sensing rotation of a dial arm of a utility meter  
Trip devices are disclosed for attachment to existing utility meters to detect revolutions of a dial arm of the meter. Two embodiments are disclosed, each including a spring-biased shaft extending...
4334222 Optical selector switch and display apparatus  
An optical pulse-forming switch includes a pair of spaced apart photodetectors and a rotatable shutter arranged to permit sequentially illuminating first one photodetector and then the other,...
4237517 Motion monitoring apparatus  
Apparatus for monitoring the motion of a movable element, such as a rotatable shaft, comprising sensor means for producing a series of repetitive pulses in response to the motion of the movable...
3978729 Circuit for monitoring temperature of high-voltage equipment  
This invention relates to an improved circuit for measuring temperature in a region at high electric potential and generating a read-out of the same in a region at lower potential. The circuit is...
3971362 Miniature ingestible telemeter devices to measure deep-body temperature  
A miniature, ingestible and encapsulated telemeter device for transmitting information relating to deep-body temperature of a subject comprising a battery source of power, and a free running...
3900839 Apparatus and method for measuring speed of sound in liquid  
Apparatus and method are disclosed for measuring the speed of sound in water and other liquids with an accuracy in the order of ±1/50,000 by using a single transducer and a reflecting target in an...
3742473 PULSE DISCRIMINATOR AND TELEMETERING SYSTEMS USING SAME  
A telemetering system is disclosed having a transmitter located at an outlying station for generating a train of pulses having a certain parameter which is a function of a quantity to be measured....
3719935 TELEMETERING SYSTEM FOR ROTATING BODY  
In order to telemeter data from a moving body to a fixed recorder, a unidirectional voltage representing the data is converted by means of circuitry to frequency modulated pulses which are fed to...
3717858 TWO CONDUCTOR TELEMETERING SYSTEM  
In a two conductor telemetering system, a sensor and transmitter are disposed at an outlying station. The transmitter produces a train of pulses having a repetition rate which is a function of the...
3659277 RECEIVER-TRANSMITTER APPARATUS  
A combination of a remotely located transmitter and a local receiver. The transmitter, which receives its power from the receiver, provides an output pulse train the repetition rate of which is...
3609729 TELEMETRY SYSTEM  
A telemetry system including a transmitter wherein a numerical count proportional to a parameter is momentarily stored in a series arrangement of multistage counters and wherein additional pulses...
3534728 PHYSIOLOGICAL PARAMETER MEASURING SYSTEM  
3453546 TELEMETER ADAPTABLE FOR IMPLANTING IN AN ANIMAL  
3392378 Underwater telemetering apparatus and the like adapted for use with a plurality of measuring stations  
3357006 Electronic means for repetitively displaying analog signals upon a display device  
3339193 Telemetering apparatus  
3231877 Pulse telemetering apparatus for transmitting to a remote location the value of a magnitude  
3169231 Telemetering circuit  
3031603 Pulse signal proportional control servosystem  
2991415 Frequency sensitive scaler  

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