Patents by Inventor Seth Richard Banks

Seth Richard Banks 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: 6603494
    Abstract: An imaging system coupled to a network, the network coupling imaging devices of at least first and second different imaging modalities, each modality including functions which are common to each of the first and second modalities, includes an imaging device, a network coupling the imaging device to a remote facility, an interface associated with the imaging device, and a pointing device for moving a pointer icon about the display and for selecting displayed icons. The network provides the imaging device with remote services from the remote facility. The interface includes a display and a programmed data processor for providing a uniform interface image on the display despite the specific modality.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 27, 1999
    Date of Patent: August 5, 2003
    Assignee: GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company, LLC
    Inventors: Seth Richard Banks, Linda Marie Kohli, David Alan Littlejohn, Aaron Joseph Schmidt, Thomas Matthew Hanson, Elizabeth A. Kuhn, Kim Marie Ruchti, William Murray Stovel, III, James Kenneth Cavanaugh