Patents by Inventor Stephen J. Borza

Stephen J. Borza 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: 5680205
    Abstract: The invention is concerned with apparatus for use in a fingerprint imaging system, of the type comprising a light source; a fingerprint testing station for producing and transmitting an image of a fingerprint reflected off a fingertip; a first lens positionable for receiving light from the fingerprint testing station and for producing an image of the fingerprint; aid a CCD camera positionable in a first optical path which includes the fingerprint testing station and the first lens and which is capable of converting the fingerprint image into an electrical signal. In accordance with the invention, the apparatus further includes a second lens capable of receiving miscellaneous images of objects viewable from the vicinity of the apparatus which are displaced from the fingerprint testing station, and mechanism for selectively providing a further optical path including the second lens and the CCD camera while interrupting the first optical path.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 16, 1996
    Date of Patent: October 21, 1997
    Assignee: Dew Engineering and Development Ltd.
    Inventor: Stephen J. Borza