Patents by Inventor Tom Coradeschi

Tom Coradeschi 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: 7698983
    Abstract: A portable, self-contained fire control system includes one or more of: 1) the means to provide geodetic positioning and navigational data for the host weapon platform in relation to established coordinate reference systems; 2) the means to digitally communicate with an off-platform command and control network; 3) the means to compute host platform ballistics data; 4) the means to indicate the current weapon orientation and additionally to indicate the horizontal and vertical weapon movements required to aim the weapon; 5) the means to inductively set fuzes for firing; 6) the means for digitally receiving and processing pre-computed mission data through to the fuze/projectile; 7) the means for locally computing mission data; and 8) the means for manually entering pre-computed data into the system.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 16, 2006
    Date of Patent: April 20, 2010
    Assignee: The United States of America as represented by the Secretary of the Army
    Inventors: Robert P. Pinto, Gregory Schneck, Patricia M. Alameda, Tom Coradeschi