Patents by Inventor William H. Miller

William H. Miller 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: 20210021350
    Abstract: A system and method of creating frames comprised of blocks, where each block comprises data symbols corresponding to a higher order quadrature modulation format and support symbols corresponding to a lower order modulation format. One or more of the blocks can further comprise markers comprising distinct symbol patterns. The markers can mark the start of each frame and/or another location in the frame. The support symbols can be in a common location in each block.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 3, 2020
    Publication date: January 21, 2021
    Applicant: VIASAT, INC.
    Inventors: MURAT ARABACI, FAN MO, SAMEEP DAVE, WILLIAM H. MILLER
  • Patent number: 10778339
    Abstract: A system and method of creating frames comprised of blocks, where each block comprises data symbols corresponding to a higher order quadrature modulation format and support symbols corresponding to a lower order modulation format. One or more of the blocks can further comprise markers comprising distinct symbol patterns. The markers can mark the start of each frame and/or another location in the frame. The support symbols can be in a common location in each block.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 14, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2020
    Assignee: VIASAT, INC.
    Inventors: Murat Arabaci, Fan Mo, Sameep Dave, William H Miller
  • Publication number: 20200092008
    Abstract: A system and method of creating frames comprised of blocks, where each block comprises data symbols corresponding to a higher order quadrature modulation format and support symbols corresponding to a lower order modulation format. One or more of the blocks can further comprise markers comprising distinct symbol patterns. The markers can mark the start of each frame and/or another location in the frame. The support symbols can be in a common location in each block.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 14, 2018
    Publication date: March 19, 2020
    Applicant: VIASAT, INC.
    Inventors: MURAT ARABACI, FAN MO, SAMEEP DAVE, WILLIAM H. MILLER
  • Patent number: 10239857
    Abstract: Provided herein are processes for the preparation of 2-thiophenecarbonyl chloride, which is useful, for example, in the preparation of 3,5-disubstituted-1,2,4-oxadiazoles, such as tioxazafen (3-phenyl-5-(2-thienyl)-1,2,4-oxadiazole).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 26, 2019
    Assignee: Monsanto Technology LLC
    Inventors: Daniel P. Walker, William H. Miller
  • Publication number: 20180162830
    Abstract: Provided herein are processes for the preparation of 2-thiophenecarbonyl chloride, which is useful, for example, in the preparation of 3,5-disubstituted-1,2,4-oxadiazoles, such as tioxazafen (3-phenyl-5-(2-thienyl)-1,2,4-oxadiazole).
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 31, 2016
    Publication date: June 14, 2018
    Applicant: Monsanto Technology LLC
    Inventors: Daniel P. Walker, William H. Miller
  • Patent number: 9985729
    Abstract: A first device transmits a first Fiber Channel frame with a first priority to a second device. The first device receives a second Fiber Channel frame from the second device, where the second Fiber Channel frame has a second priority indicated by the second device. The first device determines whether to adopt the second priority indicated by the second device or whether to continue to use the first priority for transmitting subsequent Fiber Channel frames to the second device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 29, 2018
    Assignee: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION
    Inventors: Christopher J. Colonna, Patricia G. Driever, John R. Flanagan, Roger G. Hathorn, William H. Miller
  • Patent number: 9958561
    Abstract: A neutron detection apparatus includes a neutron detector and an analyzer. The neutron detector includes a plurality of neutron detector assemblies, where each of the neutron detector assemblies includes a plurality of neutron detection devices. The neutron detector also includes a moderating volume. The plurality of neutron detector assemblies are disposed within the moderating volume so as to form a three-dimensional array of neutron detection devices within the moderating volume. The analyzer is communicatively coupled to each of the neutron detection devices of the plurality of neutron detector assemblies. The analyzer configured to receive one or more measured response signals from each of the neutron detection devices, and perform one or more analysis procedures to determine one or more characteristics associated with the one or more neutron sources based at least on the received one or more measured response signals.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 10, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 1, 2018
    Assignees: The Curators of the University of Missouri, Kansas State University Research Foundation
    Inventors: Steven L. Bellinger, Simon Bolding, Anthony N. Caruso, Brian Cooper, Joseph A. Crow, James Currie, Ryan G. Fronk, Cory B. Hoshor, Douglas S. McGregor, William H. Miller, Eliot R. Myers, Thomas M. Oakes, Brent J. Rogers, John K. Shultis, Philip B. Ugorowski, Stephen M. Young
  • Publication number: 20170244485
    Abstract: A first device transmits a first Fibre Channel frame with a first priority to a second device. The first device receives a second Fibre Channel frame from the second device, where the second Fibre Channel frame has a second priority indicated by the second device. The first device determines whether to adopt the second priority indicated by the second device or whether to continue to use the first priority for transmitting subsequent Fibre Channel frames to the second device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 23, 2016
    Publication date: August 24, 2017
    Inventors: Christopher J. Colonna, Patricia G. Driever, John R. Flanagan, Roger G. Hathorn, William H. Miller
  • Publication number: 20170153340
    Abstract: A neutron detection apparatus includes a neutron detector and an analyzer. The neutron detector includes a plurality of neutron detector assemblies, where each of the neutron detector assemblies includes a plurality of neutron detection devices. The neutron detector also includes a moderating volume. The plurality of neutron detector assemblies are disposed within the moderating volume so as to form a three-dimensional array of neutron detection devices within the moderating volume. The analyzer is communicatively coupled to each of the neutron detection devices of the plurality of neutron detector assemblies. The analyzer configured to receive one or more measured response signals from each of the neutron detection devices, and perform one or more analysis procedures to determine one or more characteristics associated with the one or more neutron sources based at least on the received one or more measured response signals.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 10, 2016
    Publication date: June 1, 2017
    Inventors: Steven L. Bellinger, Simon Bolding, Anthony N. Caruso, Brian Cooper, Joseph A. Crow, James Currie, Ryan G. Fronk, Cory B. Hoshor, Douglas S. McGregor, William H. Miller, Eliot R. Myers, Thomas M. Oakes, Brent J. Rogers, John K. Shultis, Philip B. Ugorowski, Stephen M. Young
  • Patent number: 9625590
    Abstract: A neutron detection system may include a neutron detector including a plurality of neutron detection devices, a plurality of discrete neutron moderating elements, wherein each of the neutron moderating elements is disposed between two or more neutron detection devices, the plurality of neutron detection devices and the plurality of discrete neutron moderating elements disposed along a common axis, a control system configured to generate a detector response library, wherein the detector response library includes one or more sets of data indicative of a response of the detector to a known neutron source, receive one or more measured neutron response signals from each of the neutron devices, the one or more measured response signals response to a detected neutron event, and determine one or more characteristics of neutrons emanating from a measured neutron source by comparing the one or more measured neutron response signals to the detector response library.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 18, 2017
    Assignees: The Curators of the Univesity of Missouri, Kansas State University Research Foundation
    Inventors: Steven L. Bellinger, Anthony N. Caruso, Brian Cooper, William L. Dunn, Ryan G. Fronk, Douglas S. McGregor, William H. Miller, Eliot R. Myers, Thomas M. Oakes, Philip B. Ugorowski, John K. Shultis, Timothy J. Sobering, Cory B. Hoshor
  • Patent number: 9465120
    Abstract: A neutron detection system includes a plurality of neutron detector assemblies, the neutron detector assemblies including a plurality of neutron detection devices, wherein the neutron detection devices are configured to detect one or more characteristics of neutrons emanating from one or more neutron sources and impinging on one or more neutron detection devices; a plurality of discrete moderating elements, wherein each of the discrete moderating elements is disposed proximate to at least one neutron detector assembly, the plurality of neutron detector assemblies and the plurality of discrete moderating elements disposed along a common axis, wherein the discrete moderating elements are configured to moderate the energy of neutrons impinging on one or more of the neutron-photon detector assemblies; and a control system configured to: determine one or more characteristics associated with the one or more neutron sources based on the received one or more measured response signals.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 5, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 11, 2016
    Inventors: Steven L. Bellinger, Simon Bolding, Anthony N. Caruso, Brian Cooper, Joseph A. Crow, James Currie, Ryan G. Fronk, Cory B. Hoshor, Douglas S. McGregor, William H. Miller, Eliot R Myers, Thomas M. Oakes, Brent J. Rogers, John K. Shultis, Philip B. Ugorowski, Stephen M. Young
  • Patent number: 9081100
    Abstract: A neutron detection system may include a neutron detector including a plurality of neutron detection devices, a plurality of discrete neutron moderating elements, wherein each of the neutron moderating elements is disposed between two or more neutron detection devices, the plurality of neutron detection devices and the plurality of discrete neutron moderating elements disposed along a common axis, a control system configured to generate a detector response library, wherein the detector response library includes one or more sets of data indicative of a response of the detector to a known neutron source, receive one or more measured neutron response signals from each of the neutron devices, the one or more measured response signals response to a detected neutron event, and determine one or more characteristics of neutrons emanating from a measured neutron source by comparing the one or more measured neutron response signals to the detector response library.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 29, 2012
    Date of Patent: July 14, 2015
    Assignees: The Curator of the University of Missouri, Kansas State University Research Foundation
    Inventors: Steven L. Bellinger, Anthony N. Caruso, Brian Cooper, William L. Dunn, Ryan G. Fronk, Douglas S. McGregor, William H. Miller, Eliot R. Myers, Thomas M. Oakes, Philip B. Ugorowski, John K. Shultis, Timothy J. Sobering, Cory B. Hoshor
  • Publication number: 20150150932
    Abstract: A delivery system in the form of a soluble fiber formulation for therapeutic supplement and medication delivery includes approximately 70%-80% water, 14%-48% pumpkin powder, 0.5%-2.5% oat fiber powder and 0.4%-1.0% psyllium powder. The formulation also includes 0.6%-0.7% sodium bisulfate 0.0%-0.5% flavoring and 0.1%-0.25% potassium sorbate. The ingredients are mixed together to form a puree consistency.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 26, 2014
    Publication date: June 4, 2015
    Applicant: W.F. YOUNG, INCORPORATED
    Inventor: William H. Miller
  • Patent number: 9018382
    Abstract: Herein are disclosed indazoles of formula (I) where the various groups are defined herein, and which are useful for treating cancer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 13, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2015
    Assignee: GlaxoSmithKline LLC
    Inventors: Celine Duquenne, Neil Johnson, Steven D. Knight, Louis LaFrance, William H. Miller, Kenneth Newlander, Stuart Romeril, Meagan B. Rouse, Xinrong Tian, Sharad Kumar Verma
  • Patent number: 8975291
    Abstract: Herein are disclosed indoles of formula (I) where the various groups are defined herein, and which are useful for treating cancer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 7, 2013
    Date of Patent: March 10, 2015
    Assignee: GlaxoSmithKline LLC
    Inventors: James Brackley, III, Joelle Lorraine Burgess, Seth Grant, Neil Johnson, Steven D. Knight, Louis Lafrance, William H. Miller, Kenneth Newlander, Stuart Romeril, Meagan B. Rouse, Xinrong Tian, Sharad Kumar Verma
  • Publication number: 20140350013
    Abstract: Herein are disclosed indazoles of formula (I) where the various groups are defined herein, and which are useful for treating cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 13, 2014
    Publication date: November 27, 2014
    Inventors: Celine DUQUENNE, Neil Johnson, Steven D. Knight, Louis Lafrance, William H. Miller, Kenneth Newlander, Stuart Romeril, Meagan B. Rouse, Xinrong Tian, Sharad Kumar Verma
  • Patent number: 8846935
    Abstract: Herein are disclosed indazoles of formula (I) where the various groups are defined herein, and which are useful for treating cancer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 5, 2011
    Date of Patent: September 30, 2014
    Assignee: GlaxoSmithKline LLC
    Inventors: Celine Duquenne, Neil Johnson, Steven D. Knight, Louis Lafrance, William H. Miller, Kenneth Newlander, Stuart Romeril, Meagan B. Rouse, Xinrong Tian, Sharad Kumar Verma
  • Patent number: 8697685
    Abstract: The invention is directed to 6-(4-pyrimidinyl)-1H-indazole derivatives. Specifically, the invention is directed to compounds according to Formula (I) wherein R1-R4 are defined herein. The compounds of the invention axe inhibitors of PDK1 and can be useful in the treatment of immune and metabolic diseases and disorders characterized by constitutively activated ACG kinases such as cancer and more specifically cancers of the breast, colon, and lung. Accordingly, the invention is further directed to pharmaceutical compositions comprising a compound of the invention. The invention is still further directed to methods of inhibiting PDK1 activity and treatment of disorders associated therewith using a compound of the invention or a pharmaceutical composition comprising a compound of the invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 18, 2009
    Date of Patent: April 15, 2014
    Assignee: GlaxoSmithKline LLC
    Inventors: Jeffrey Michael Axten, Charles William Blackledge, Jr., Gerald Patrick Brady, Jr., Yanhong Feng, Seth W. Grant, Jesus Raul Medina, William H. Miller, Stuart P. Romeril
  • Patent number: 8637509
    Abstract: Herein are disclosed azaindazoles of formula (I) where the various groups are defined herein, and which are useful for treating cancer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 5, 2011
    Date of Patent: January 28, 2014
    Assignee: GlaxoSmithKline LLC
    Inventors: Joelle Lorraine Burgess, Neil Johnson, Steven D. Knight, Louis LaFrance, William H. Miller, Kenneth Newlander, Stuart Romeril, Meagan B. Rouse, Xinrong Tian, Sharad Kumar Verma, Dominic Suarez
  • Publication number: 20130345200
    Abstract: Herein are disclosed indoles of formula (I) where the various groups are defined herein, and which are useful for treating cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 7, 2013
    Publication date: December 26, 2013
    Applicant: GlaxoSmithKline LLC
    Inventors: James Brackley, III, Joelle Lorraine Burgess, Seth Grant, Neil Johnson, Steven D. Knight, Louis Lafrance, William H. Miller, Kenneth Newlander, Stuart Romeril, Meagan B. Rouse, Xinrong Tian, Sharad Kumar Verma