Patents by Inventor Damian Porcari

Damian Porcari has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20180086347
    Abstract: Methods and apparatus for adaptively assisting developmentally disabled or cognitively impaired drivers are disclosed. An apparatus comprises a user interface. The user interface is to present first navigation data in a first mode to assist a driver in guiding a vehicle from a current location to a destination location. The user interface is further to present second navigation data in a second mode to assist the driver in guiding the vehicle from the current location to the destination location. The second navigation data is adapted relative to the first navigation data based on driver assistance data associated with the driver.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 11, 2017
    Publication date: March 29, 2018
    Inventors: Furqan Zafar Shaikh, Damian Porcari, Deborah Frances Mielewski, Jeff Allen Greenberg
  • Patent number: 9384455
    Abstract: An on-line invention disclosure system includes a user computer, a server and a database coupled to the server. The server provides user screens to the user to prompt the users to provide disclosure information to the server. The server receives the disclosure information from the users and stores the information in the database while allowing access to the database after storing the information on the database.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 27, 2011
    Date of Patent: July 5, 2016
    Assignee: Anaqua, Inc.
    Inventors: Anuradha Narasimhaswamy Melkote, Damian Porcari, Kelly Anne Slank
  • Publication number: 20120240026
    Abstract: Example embodiments relate to related art citation management. One example embodiment includes a method of automating related art citation generation. The method includes reading a citation status of a related art reference for a patent document. The method further includes generating a related art reference list document. Additionally, in response to the citation status of the related art reference having a first citation status value, the method includes inserting into the related art reference list document a related art citation, the related art citation comprising metadata for the related art reference.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 12, 2012
    Publication date: September 20, 2012
    Applicant: ANAQUA, INC.
    Inventors: Priya Iyer, Kelly Crawford, David Bartle, Damian Porcari, Erik Bailey
  • Publication number: 20110231220
    Abstract: An on-line invention disclosure system includes a user computer, a server and a database coupled to the server. The server provides user screens to the user to prompt the users to provide disclosure information to the server. The server receives the disclosure information from the users and stores the information in the database while allowing access to the database after storing the information on the database.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 27, 2011
    Publication date: September 22, 2011
    Applicant: FORD GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES, LLC.
    Inventors: Anuradha Narasimhaswamy Melkote, Damian Porcari, Kelly Anne Slank
  • Patent number: 7376635
    Abstract: A classification system (10) having a controller (12), a document storage memory (14), and a document input (16) is used to classify documents (20). The controller (12) is programmed to generate a theme score from a plurality of source documents in a plurality of predefined source documents. A theme score is also generated for the unclassified document. The unclassified document theme score and the theme scores for the various classes are compared and the unclassified document is classified into the classification having the nearest theme score.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 21, 2000
    Date of Patent: May 20, 2008
    Assignee: Ford Global Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Damian Porcari, Thomas Anthony Montgomery, Bryan Roger Goodman
  • Patent number: 7069592
    Abstract: A web-based document approval system that enables users to create, review and approve documents and to communicate these documents to other parties. The system includes an approval function where the document being approved is stored to a central storage area. The central storage area cannot be modified or deleted by the users. Users are invited to review and approve the document and are provided a convenient hyperlink to the specific document. The system records the date and time that each user approved the document. A central storage area interfaces with a database. The database retrieves approver and approval information and prepares an approval log. The approval log may be in the form of an XML document that easily updates other database systems.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 5, 2001
    Date of Patent: June 27, 2006
    Assignee: Ford Global Technologies, LLC
    Inventor: Damian Porcari
  • Publication number: 20040122841
    Abstract: One aspect of the present invention includes a computer-implemented method for evaluating intellectual property. One preferred computer-implemented method includes obtaining a plurality of intellectual property (IP) records, preparing an IP data set based on the plurality of IP records, analyzing the IP data set to obtain an at least one IP cluster, and displaying the at least one IP cluster to allow a user to evaluate IP opportunities for the IP data set. IP opportunities include, but are not limited to, licensing, donation, infringement, and competitive intelligence opportunities.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2002
    Publication date: June 24, 2004
    Applicant: FORD MOTOR COMPANY
    Inventors: Bryan Roger Goodman, Bardia Madani, Carol Beckman, Damian Porcari, Nancy Ann Fricano, Paul Marshall Stieg, Robert Nathan Schwarzwalder
  • Publication number: 20010037460
    Abstract: A web-based document approval system that enables users to create, review and approve documents and to communicate these documents to other parties. The system includes an approval function where the document being approved is stored to a central storage area. The central storage area cannot be modified or deleted by the users. Users are invited to review and approve the document and are provided a convenient hyperlink to the specific document. The system records the date and time that each user approved the document. A central storage area interfaces with a database. The database retrieves approver and approval information and prepares an approval log. The approval log may be in the form of an XML document that easily updates other database systems.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 5, 2001
    Publication date: November 1, 2001
    Inventor: Damian Porcari