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Patent Title Patent Number Grant Date
Spin-stabilized orbital rocket guidance 11,292,617 04/05/2022
Unmanned aircraft system (UAS) detection and assessment via temporal intensity aliasing 10,977,772 04/13/2021
Data-driven delta-generalized labeled multi-bernoulli tracker 10,922,820 02/16/2021
Trajectory prediction via a feature vector approach 10,801,841 10/13/2020
Systems and methods for shock-resistant memory devices 10,780,997 09/22/2020
Jitter minimization flexure pointing system 10,739,609 08/11/2020
Methods, systems and computer program products for determining systems re-tasking 10,635,985 04/28/2020
Methods and systems for authenticating identity 10,541,996 01/21/2020
Efficient track-before detect algorithm with minimal prior knowledge 10,445,862 10/15/2019
Constant depth, near constant depth, and subcubic size threshold circuits for linear algebraic calculations 10,445,065 10/15/2019
Trajectory analysis with geometric features 10,345,106 07/09/2019
Predictive guidance flight 10,317,852 06/11/2019
Automatic peak interval, relative volatility, and relative amplitude detection in high-volume temporal data 10,303,841 05/28/2019
Short pulse neutron generator 10,278,276 04/30/2019
Multifunctional composite coatings for metal whisker mitigation 10,178,756 01/08/2019
System and method for operator control of heterogeneous unmanned system teams 10,168,674 01/01/2019
Energy efficient robot 10,144,464 12/04/2018
Method to provide meta-stable operation of a DC microgrid comprising a pulsed load 10,090,764 10/02/2018
Target tracking system 10,042,960 08/07/2018
Multi-hypothesis moving object detection system 10,032,285 07/24/2018
Variable-pulse-shape pulsed-power accelerator 9,974,155 05/15/2018
Elemental analysis using temporal gating of a pulsed neutron generator 9,897,556 02/20/2018
Multiple environment unmanned vehicle 9,844,990 12/19/2017
Compact particle accelerator 9,750,122 08/29/2017
Linear shaped charge 9,702,668 07/11/2017
Robotic hand and fingers 9,669,551 06/06/2017
Object detection and tracking system 9,665,942 05/30/2017
Correlation and 3D-tracking of objects by pointing sensors 9,612,316 04/04/2017
Linear transformer driver for pulse generation with fifth harmonic 9,602,087 03/21/2017
Multiple environment unmanned vehicle 9,580,172 02/28/2017
Robust tilt and lock mechanism for hopping actuator 9,562,560 02/07/2017
Electromechanical latch 9,518,406 12/13/2016
Solid-state resistor for pulsed power machines 9,514,864 12/06/2016
Short pulse neutron generator 9,408,286 08/02/2016
Processing device with self-scrubbing logic 9,274,895 03/01/2016
Approximate circuits for increased reliability 9,218,444 12/22/2015
Mechanisms for employment with robotic extensions 9,138,897 09/22/2015
Approximate circuits for increased reliability 9,112,490 08/18/2015
Cross-band broadcasting 9,065,716 06/23/2015
Optical based tactile shear and normal load sensor 9,052,775 06/09/2015
Apparatus for a compact adjustable passive compliant mechanism 8,979,080 03/17/2015
Detonator comprising a nonlinear transmission line 8,922,973 12/30/2014
Neutron generators with size scalability, ease of fabrication and multiple ion source functionalities 8,891,721 11/18/2014
Web-based emergency response exercise management systems and methods thereof 8,827,714 09/09/2014
Skin stretch tactile feedback device 8,491,665 07/23/2013
Monolithic exploding foil initiator 8,291,824 10/23/2012
Method and apparatus for disrupting components of explosive devices 8,245,430 08/21/2012
Neutron scatter camera for improved neutron detection 8,237,130 08/07/2012
Apparatus and method for modifying the operation of a robotic vehicle in a real environment, to emulate the operation of the robotic vehicle operating in a mixed reality environment 8,190,295 05/29/2012
Reduced weight decontamination formulation utilizing a solid peracid compound for neutralization of chemical and biological warfare agents 8,022,265 09/20/2011
Concurrent signal combining and channel estimation in digital communications 8,009,772 08/30/2011
Clearance detector and method for motion and distance 7,996,197 08/09/2011
Hybrid metal organic scintillator materials system and particle detector 7985868 07/26/2011
Dual initiation strip charge apparatus and methods for making and implementing the same 7,908,970 03/22/2011
Highly concentrated foam formulation for blast mitigation 7,850,865 12/14/2010
Small caliber guided projectile 7,781,709 08/24/2010
Wheeled hopping robot 7,775,305 08/17/2010
Kit systems for granulated decontamination formulations 7,750,199 07/06/2010
Fragment capture device 7,685,923 03/30/2010
Laser warning receiver to identify the wavelength and angle of arrival of incident laser light 7,683,310 03/23/2010
Petawatt pulsed-power accelerator 7,679,297 03/16/2010
Precision laser aiming system 7,523,582 04/28/2009
Enhancement of utilization of encryption engine 7,362,859 04/22/2008
Combustion powered linear actuator 7,263,955 09/04/2007
Real time markerless motion tracking using linked kinematic chains 7,257,237 08/14/2007
Mechanical memory 7,046,539 05/16/2006
Fluid jet electric discharge source 7,034,322 04/25/2006
MILES hand grenade 6,965,542 11/15/2005
Measuring in-situ MDF velocity of detonation 6,957,566 10/25/2005
Two antenna, two pass interferometric synthetic aperture radar 6,911,932 06/28/2005
Method and apparatus for debris mitigation for an electrical discharge source 6,888,297 05/03/2005
Explosive destruction system for disposal of chemical munitions 6,881,383 04/19/2005
Microfabricated cylindrical ion trap 6,870,158 03/22/2005
Self-registering spread-spectrum barcode method 6,814,289 11/09/2004
Tamper indicating bolt 6,791,465 09/14/2004
Cooperating mobile robots 6,687,571 02/03/2004
Control of reflected electromagnetic fields at an IFSAR antenna 6,661,368 12/09/2003
Field kit and method for testing for the presence of gunshot residue 6,613,576 09/02/2003
Method for removing RFI from SAR images 6,608,586 08/19/2003
Helical fiber amplifier 6496301 12/17/2002
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