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Terrestrial Position and Timing System [ID 12020]
OverviewThe present invention relates generally to a terrestrial positioning and timing system (TPTS) that draws upon the heritage of current terrestrial distance, bearing, and positioning systems used in aviation, while incorporating new concepts for signal structure and implementation techniques to provide a terrestrial user position, navigation,...
Published: 10/23/2018   |   Inventor(s): Chris Bartone
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Category(s): Engineering > Aerospace, Aviation & Transport
Multi-Modal Vehicle [ID 09020]
OverviewVehicles that are operable in various modes have been a desire since the Wright brothers’ first took flight. The ability to transition between SUV and aircraft and/or watercraft opens a wide range of possibilities for the future of civilian travel and would be of great military advantage. However, there are several technological challenges...
Published: 10/23/2018   |   Inventor(s): Jianchao (Jim) Zhu
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Category(s): Engineering > Manufacturing, Engineering > Aerospace, Aviation & Transport
Tight Optical Integration (TOI) of Images with GPS Range Measurements [ID 09001]
OverviewThe technology is an advanced Tight Optical Integration (TOI) algorithm that integrates optical information and GPS range measurements for navigation purposes. It uses the pixel domain to represent optical information, and the range domain to represent GPS measurements. A geographic location can be determined using the information from both...
Published: 10/23/2018   |   Inventor(s): Thomas Arthur, Zhen Zhu, Sumit Bhattacharya, Maarten Uijt de Haag, Kim Michael Scheff, Kevin Johnson
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Category(s): Engineering > Aerospace, Aviation & Transport, Computer Science > Software, Engineering > Electronics, Sensors & Photonics