Patents by Inventor Mark Mannarino

Mark Mannarino 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).

  • Patent number: 9281560
    Abstract: Systems are provided for positioning passive reflectors, such a lens/mirror assemblies, and other types of reflectors that need to be pointed in a particular direction. The systems can effectuate control of both the elevation and azimuth angles of the reflector. The systems can be configured so that a mount can rotate so as to vary the azimuth angle of the reflector by 360° or more without a need to reverse the direction of rotation of the reflector, and without the use of slip rings, RF rotary joints, or electrical cable wraps.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 8, 2016
    Assignee: Harris Corporation
    Inventors: Kurt A. Zimmerman, Robert Meehan, Mark Mannarino, Courtney D. Miller
  • Publication number: 20150236410
    Abstract: Systems are provided for positioning passive reflectors, such a lens/mirror assemblies, and other types of reflectors that need to be pointed in a particular direction. The systems can effectuate control of both the elevation and azimuth angles of the reflector. The systems can be configured so that a mount can rotate so as to vary the azimuth angle of the reflector by 360° or more without a need to reverse the direction of rotation of the reflector, and without the use of slip rings, RF rotary joints, or electrical cable wraps.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 30, 2015
    Publication date: August 20, 2015
    Inventors: Kurt A. Zimmerman, Robert Meehan, Mark Mannarino, Courtney D. Miller
  • Patent number: 9054409
    Abstract: Systems are provided for positioning passive reflectors, such a lens/mirror assemblies, and other types of reflectors that need to be pointed in a particular direction. The systems can effectuate control of both the elevation and azimuth angles of the reflector. The systems can be configured so that a mount can rotate so as to vary the azimuth angle of the reflector by 360° or more without a need to reverse the direction of rotation of the reflector, and without the use of slip rings, RF rotary joints, or electrical cable wraps.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 21, 2011
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2015
    Assignee: Harris Corporation
    Inventors: Kurt Zimmerman, Robert Meehan, Mark Mannarino, Courtney D. Miller
  • Publication number: 20130021214
    Abstract: Systems are provided for positioning passive reflectors, such a lens/mirror assemblies, and other types of reflectors that need to be pointed in a particular direction. The systems can effectuate control of both the elevation and azimuth angles of the reflector. The systems can be configured so that a mount can rotate so as to vary the azimuth angle of the reflector by 360° or more without a need to reverse the direction of rotation of the reflector, and without the use of slip rings, RF rotary joints, or electrical cable wraps.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 21, 2011
    Publication date: January 24, 2013
    Applicant: HARRIS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kurt Zimmerman, Robert Meehan, Mark Mannarino, Courtney D. Miller