Notice of Availability of Government-Owned Inventions; Available for Licensing, 66001-66003 [2016-23086]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 186 / Monday, September 26, 2016 / Notices 1630 and Friday, 14 October, 2016, from 0800 to 1130. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at Marine Corps University in Quantico, Virginia. The address is: 2076 South St., Quantico, VA. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Kim Florich, Director of Faculty Development and Outreach, Marine Corps University Board of Visitors, 2076 South Street, Quantico, Virginia 22134, telephone number 703–432–4682. Dated: September 19, 2016. N.A. Hagerty-Ford, Commander, Office of the Judge Advocate General, U.S. Navy, Federal Register Liaison Officer. [FR Doc. 2016–23012 Filed 9–23–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3810–FF–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Navy Meeting of the Board of Advisors (BOA) to The Presidents of the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) and the Naval War College (NWC) Department of the Navy, DoD. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: Pursuant to the provisions of The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Public Law 92–463, as amended), notice is hereby given that the following meeting of the Board of Advisors to the Presidents of the Naval Postgraduate School and the Naval War College Committee (NPS/NWC BOA) and its two subcommittees will be held. This meeting will be open to the public. For more information about the Committee, please visit http://my.nps.edu/web/ board-of-advisors. DATES: The meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 19, 2016, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Thursday, October 20, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time Zone. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at 3003 Washington Boulevard, Arlington, VA. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Jaye Panza, Designated Federal Official, Naval Postgraduate School, 1 University Circle, Monterey, CA 93943–5001, telephone number 831–656–2514. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Committee examines the effectiveness with which the NPS and the NWC are accomplishing its missions. The agenda is as follows: 1. October 19, 2016, 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.: The NPS BOA Subcommittee will meet to inquire into programs and curricula; instruction; administration; mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:40 Sep 23, 2016 Jkt 238001 state of morale of the student body, faculty, and staff; fiscal affairs of NPS. The committee will review any other matters relating to the operations of the NPS as the board considers pertinent. 2. October 19, 2016, 1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.: General deliberations and inquiry by the NWC BOA Subcommittee into NWC programs and mission priorities; re-accreditation review; administration; military construction; leader development continuum; defense planning guidance efforts; and any other matters relating to the operations of the NWC as the board considers pertinent. 3. October 20, 2016, 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.: The NPS and NWC Subcommittees will provide out briefs from their meetings to the NPS/NWC BOA Committee after which the Committee will discuss topics raised during the subcommittee sessions. Individuals without a DoD Government Common Access Card require an escort at the meeting location. For access, information, or to send written statements for consideration at the committee meeting contact Ms. Jaye Panza, Naval Postgraduate School, 1 University Circle, Monterey, CA 93943– 5001 or by fax 831–656–2789 by October 12, 2016. Dated: September 20, 2016. C. Pan, Lieutenant, Judge Advocate General’s Corps, U.S. Navy, Alternate Federal Register Liaison Officer. [FR Doc. 2016–23095 Filed 9–23–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3810–FF–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Navy Notice of Availability of GovernmentOwned Inventions; Available for Licensing Department of the Navy, DoD. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: The inventions listed below are assigned to the United States Government as represented by the Secretary of the Navy. U.S. Patent Number 6,664,915 entitled ‘‘Identification Friend or Foe System Including Short Range UV Shield’’ issued on December 16, 2003; U.S. Patent Number 7,661,271 entitled ‘‘Integrated Electric Gas Turbine’’ issued on February 16, 2010; U.S. Patent Number 6,600,694 entitled ‘‘Digital Signal Processor Based Torpedo Counter-measure’’ issued on July 29, 2003; U.S. Patent Number 6,820,025 entitled ’’ Method and Apparatus for Motion Tracking of an Articulated Rigid SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 66001 Body’’ issued on November 16, 2004; U.S. Patent Number 6,717,525 entitled ‘‘Tactical Vectoring Equipment (TVE)’’ issued on April 6, 2004; U.S. Patent Number 6,624,780 entitled ‘‘False Target Radar Image Generator for Countering wideband and Imaging Radars’’ issued on September 11, 2003; U.S. Patent Number 7,725,595 entitled ‘‘Embedded Communications System and Method’’ issued on May 25, 2010; U.S. Patent Number 8,443,101 entitled ‘‘Method for Identifying and Blocking Embedded Communications’’ issued on May 14, 2013; U.S. Patent Number 7,675,198 entitled ‘‘Inductive Pulse Forming Network for High-current, High-power Applications’’ issued on March 9, 2010; U.S. Patent Number 8,018,096 entitled ‘‘Inductive Pulse Forming Network for High-current, High-power Applications’’ issued September 13, 2011; U.S. Patent Number 7,074,697 entitled ‘‘Dopingassisted Defect Control in Compound Semiconductors’’ issued on July 11, 2006; U.S. Patent Number 7,089,148 entitled ‘‘Method and Apparatus for Motion Tracking of an Articulated Rigid Body’’ issued August 8, 2006; U.S. Patent Number 7,627,003 entitled ‘‘Automatic Clock Synchronization and Distribution Circuit for Counter Clock Flow Pipelined Systems’’ issued on December 1, 2009; U.S. Patent Number 8,085,817 entitled ‘‘Automatic Clock Synchronization and Distribution Circuit for Counter Clock Flow Pipelined Systems’’ issued December 27, 2011; U.S. Patent Number 8,019,090 entitled ‘‘Active Feedforward Noise Vibration Control System’’ issued September 13, 2011; U.S. Patent Number 8,064,541 entitled ‘‘Hyperphase Shift Keying’’ issued November 22, 2011; U.S. Patent Number 8,050,849 entitled ‘‘Method to Reduce Fuel Consumption by Naval Vessels that Operate in Mixed Propulsion Modes’’ issued November 1,2011; U.S. Patent Number 8,006,937 entitled ‘‘Spacecraft Docking Interface Mechanism’’ issued October 12, 2010; U.S. Patent Number 7,811,918 entitled ‘‘Electric Current Induced Liquid Metal Flow and Metallic Conformal Coating of Conductive Templates’’ issued on October 12, 2010; U.S. Patent Number 8,467,548 entitled ‘‘Miniature Directional Sound Sensor Using Micro-Electro- MechanicalSystem (MEMS)’’ issued on June 8, 2013; U.S. Patent Number 8,579,535 entitled ‘‘Micro-coupling Active Release Mechanism’’ issued on November 12, 2013; U.S. Patent Number 9,003,627 entitled ‘‘Micro-coupling Active Release Mechanism’’ issued on April 14, 2015; U.S. Patent Number 8,654,672 entitled ‘‘Method for Optimal Transmitter E:\FR\FM\26SEN1.SGM 26SEN1 mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES 66002 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 186 / Monday, September 26, 2016 / Notices Placement in Wireless Mesh Networks’’ issued on February 18, 2014; U.S. Patent Number 8,473,826 entitled ‘‘Hybrid Soft Decision Hard Decision Reed-Solomon Decoding’’ issued June 25, 2013; U.S. Patent Number 8,433,959 entitled ‘‘Method for Determining Hard Drive Contents Through Statistical Drive Sampling’’ issued on April 30, 2013; U.S. Patent Number 8,446,096 entitled ‘‘Terahertz (THz) Reverse Micromagnetron’’ issued on May 21, 2013; U.S. Patent Number 8,624,497 entitled ‘‘Terahertz (THz) Reverse Micromagnetron’’ issued on January 7, 2014; U.S. Patent Number 8,724,598 entitled ‘‘Method for Energy-efficient, Traffic-adaptive, Flow-specific Medium Access For Wireless Networks’’ issued on May 13, 2014; U.S. Patent Number 8,269,658 entitled ‘‘Photonic Analog-toDigital Conversion Using the Robust Symmetrical Number System’’ issued on September 18, 2012; U.S. Patent Number 9,194,379 entitled ‘‘Field Ionization Based Electrical Space Ion Thruster Using A Permeable Substrate’’ issued on November 24, 2015; U.S. Patent Number 8,800,930 entitled ‘‘Aerial Delivery System with High Accuracy Touchdown’’ issued on August 12, 2014; U.S. Patent Number 8,730,098 entitled ‘‘Method for Radar Detection of Persons Wearing Wires’’ issued on May 20, 2014; U.S. Patent Number 8,525,393 entitled ‘‘Bimaterial Microelectromechanical System (MEMS) Solar Power Generator’’ issued on September 3, 2013; U.S. Patent Number 8,526,746 entitled ‘‘Near Lossless Data Compression Method Using Nonuniform Sampling’’ issued on September 3, 2013; U.S. Patent Number 8,489,256 entitled ‘‘Automatic Parafoil Turn Calculation Method and Apparatus’’ issued on July 16, 2013; U.S. Patent Number 8,437,891 entitled ‘‘Method And Apparatus for Parafoil Guidance That Accounts For Ground Winds’’ issued on May 7, 2013; U.S. Patent Number 8,818,581 entitled ‘‘Parafoil Electronic Control Unit Having Wireless Connectivity’’ issued on August 26, 2014; U.S. Patent Number 9,331,773 entitled ‘‘Instantaneous Wireless Network Established By Simultaneously Descending Parafoils’’ issued on May 3, 2016; U.S. Patent Number 8,483,891 entitled ‘‘Automatically Guided Parafoil Directed to Land on a Moving Target’’ issued on July 9, 2013; U.S. Patent Number 8,693,365 entitled ‘‘Method and Apparatus for State-Based Channel Selection Method in Multi-Channel Wireless Communications Networks’’ issued on April 8, 2014; U.S. Patent Number 8,810,121 entitled ‘‘Method and VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:40 Sep 23, 2016 Jkt 238001 Device to Produce Hot, Dense, Longlived Plasmas’’ issued on August 19, 2014; U.S. Patent Number 8,746,120 entitled ‘‘Boosted Electromagnetic Device and Method to Accelerate Solid Metal Slugs to High Speeds’’ issued on June 10, 2014; U.S. Patent Number 8,878,742 entitled ‘‘Dipole with an Unbalanced Microstrip Feed’’ issued on November 4, 2014; U.S. Patent Number 9,038,958 entitled ‘‘Method And Apparatus For Contingency Guidance Of A CMG-Actuated Spacecraft’’ issued on May 26, 2015; U.S. Patent Number 8,880,246 entitled ‘‘Method and Apparatus for Determining Spacecraft Maneuvers’’ issued on November 4, 2014; U.S. Patent Number 9,248,501 entitled ‘‘Method for Additive Manufacturing Using pH and Potential Controlled Powder Solidification’’ issued on February 2, 2016; U.S. Patent Number 9,234,732 entitled ‘‘Explosives Storage System’’ issued on January 12, 2016; U.S. Patent Number 9,417,044 entitled ‘‘Explosives Storage System’’ issued on August 16, 2016; U.S. Patent Number 9,419,920 entitled ‘‘Gateway Router and Method for ApplicationAware Automatic Network Selection’’ issued on August 16, 2016; U.S. Patent Number 9,321,529 entitled ‘‘Hybrid Mobile Buoy for Persistent Surface and Underwater Exploration’’ issued on April 26, 2016; U.S. Patent Number 9,418,080 entitled ‘‘Method and System for Mobile Structured Collection of Data and Images’’ issued on August 16, 2016. U.S. Patent Application Number 14/ 625,869 filed on February 19, 2015, entitled ‘‘Navigation System and Method Using an Adaptive-Gain Complementary Filter Device’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/671,143 filed on March 27, 2015, entitled ‘‘Landing Signal Officer (LSO) Information Management and Trend Analysis (IMTA) Tool’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 13/662,786 filed on October 29, 2012, entitled ‘‘Electromagnetic Device and Method to Accelerate Solid Metal Slugs to High Speeds’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/978,769 filed on December 22, 2015, entitled ‘‘Bi-Material Terahertz Sensor and Terahertz Emitter Using Metamaterial Structures’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 13/901,308 filed on May 23, 2013, entitled ‘‘Apparatus and Method for Improvised Explosive Device (IED) Network Analysis’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 15/188,505 filed on June 21, 2016, entitled ‘‘Method and Apparatus for Guidance and Control of Uncertain Dynamical Systems’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/853,330 filed on September 14, 2015, entitled ‘‘Method and System PO 00000 Frm 00008 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 for Determining Shortest Oceanic Routes’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/247,657 filed on April 8, 2014, entitled ‘‘A Method for Conducting Architecture Model-based Interoperability Assessment’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 15/073,831 filed on March 18, 2016, entitled ‘‘Multirotor Mobile Buoy for Persistent Surface and Underwater Exploration’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/ 338,222 filed on July 22, 2014, entitled ‘‘Method and Apparatus for Passive Geolocation of a 4G WIMAX Mobile Station Using a Single Base Station’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/ 316,639 filed on June 26, 2014, entitled ‘‘Method and Apparatus for Singularity Avoidance for Control Moment Gyroscope (CMG) Systems Without Using Null Motion’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/459,662 filed on August 14, 2014, entitled ‘‘Apparatus and Method for Full Planform Deployment at High Altitude’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/480,220 filed on September 8, 2014, entitled ‘‘Solid-state Spark Chamber for Detection of Radiation’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/555,798 filed on November 28, 2014, entitled ‘‘Method for Computer Vision Analysis of Cannon-launched Artillery Video’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/ 945,781 filed on November 19, 2015, entitled ‘‘Method and Apparatus for Computer Vision Analysis of Cannonlaunched Artillery Video’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/699,051 filed on April 29, 2015, entitled ‘‘Unscented Control for Uncertain Dynamical Systems’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/833,728 filed on August 24, 2015, entitled ‘‘Method and Apparatus for Rapid Acoustic Analysis’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/810,026 filed on July 27, 2015, entitled ‘‘Method and Apparatus for Detection and Hazardous Environmental Conditions and Initiation of Alarm Devices’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/883,384 filed on October 14, 2015, entitled ‘‘Wireless Signal Localization and Collection from an Airborne Symmetric Line Array Network’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/852,734 filed on September 14, 2015, entitled ‘‘Network Monitoring Method Using Phantom Nodes’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/851,404 filed on September 11, 2015, entitled ‘‘Method and Apparatus for Hybrid Time Synchronization Based on Broadcast Sequencing for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/919,346 filed on October 21, 2015, entitled ‘‘Method and Apparatus for Robust Symmetrical Number System E:\FR\FM\26SEN1.SGM 26SEN1 mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 186 / Monday, September 26, 2016 / Notices (RSNS) Photonic Direction Finding (DF) System’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/624,321 filed on February 17, 2015, entitled ‘‘Super Dielectric Materials’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/665,865 filed on March 23, 2015, entitled ‘‘Method for Producing A Coating’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/939,032 filed on November 12, 2015, entitled ‘‘Method and Apparatus for Computer Vision Analysis of Spin Rate of Marked Projectiles’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/979,836 filed on December 28, 2015, entitled ‘‘Method for Interference-Robust Transmitter Placement in Wireless Mesh Networks’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/ 850,410 filed on September 10, 2015, entitled ‘‘Capacitor with Ionic-solutioninfused, Porous, Electrically Nonconductive Material’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 15/208,784 filed on July 13, 2016, entitled ‘‘Unscented Optimization and Control Allocation’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 15/ 225,174 filed on August 1, 2016, entitled ‘‘Device and Method for Cellular Synchronization Assisted Location Estimation’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 15/082,225 filed on March 28, 2016, entitled ‘‘Automated Multi-plane Propulsion System’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 15/131,733 filed on April 18, 2016, entitled ‘‘Multiple Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Launcher System’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 15/137,090 filed on April 25, 2016, entitled ‘‘Device and Method for Applying Internal Pressure to a Hollow Cylinder’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 15/137,285 filed on April 25, 2016, entitled ‘‘Life Preserver Location System’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 62/293,376 filed on February 10, 2016, entitled ‘‘Method and Apparatus for Satellite Mission Planning’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 62/303,186 filed on March 03, 2016, entitled ‘‘Method and Apparatus for Medium Voltage Pulsed Current Supplies Using Wide Bandgap Solid State Devices’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 15/147,568 filed on May 05, 2016, entitled ‘‘MEMS Thermal Creep Cantilever’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 15/093,047 filed on April 07, 2016, entitled ‘‘Light Activated Rotor’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 15/ 130,189 filed on April 15, 2016, entitled ‘‘Light Activated Generator’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 15/207,128 filed on July 11, 2016, entitled ‘‘AIGaAs/ GaAs Solar Cell with Back-surface Alternating Contacts (GaAs BAC Solar Cell)’’; U.S. Patent Application Number 62/370,066 filed on August 02, 2016, entitled ‘‘Chemical Method to Create VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:40 Sep 23, 2016 Jkt 238001 Metal Films on Metal and Ceramic Substrates’’. ADDRESSES: Requests for copies of the inventions should be directed to Deborah Buettner, Director, Research and Sponsored Programs Office, NPS Code 41, 699 Dyer Road, Bldg. HA, Room 226, Monterey, CA 93943, telephone 831–656–7893 or email dbuettne@nps.edu. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Deborah Buettner, Director, Research and Sponsored Programs Office, NPS Code 41, 699 Dyer Road, Bldg. HA, Room 226, Monterey, CA 93943, telephone 831–656–7893. Due to U.S. Postal delays, please fax 831–656–2038, email: dbuettne@nps.edu or use courier delivery to expedite response. Authority: 35 U.S.C. 207, 37 CFR part 404. Dated: September 20, 2016. C. Pan, Lieutenant, Judge Advocate General’s Corps, U.S. Navy, Alternate Federal Register Liaison Officer. [FR Doc. 2016–23086 Filed 9–23–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3810–FF–P DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION [Docket No.: ED–2016–ICCD–0072] Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program Annual Performance Report Office of Postsecondary Education (OPE), Department of Education (ED). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a revision of an existing information collection. DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before October 26, 2016. ADDRESSES: To access and review all the documents related to the information collection listed in this notice, please use http://www.regulations.gov by searching the Docket ID number ED– 2016–ICCD–0072. Comments submitted in response to this notice should be submitted electronically through the Federal eRulemaking Portal at http:// www.regulations.gov by selecting the Docket ID number or via postal mail, commercial delivery, or hand delivery. Please note that comments submitted by fax or email and those submitted after the comment period will not be SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00009 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 66003 accepted. Written requests for information or comments submitted by postal mail or delivery should be addressed to the Director of the Information Collection Clearance Division, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue SW., LBJ, Room 2E–347, Washington, DC 20202–4537. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For specific questions related to collection activities, please contact Carmen Gordon, 202–453–7311. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department of Education (ED), in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA) (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)), provides the general public and Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed, revised, and continuing collections of information. This helps the Department assess the impact of its information collection requirements and minimize the public’s reporting burden. It also helps the public understand the Department’s information collection requirements and provide the requested data in the desired format. ED is soliciting comments on the proposed information collection request (ICR) that is described below. The Department of Education is especially interested in public comment addressing the following issues: (1) Is this collection necessary to the proper functions of the Department; (2) will this information be processed and used in a timely manner; (3) is the estimate of burden accurate; (4) how might the Department enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (5) how might the Department minimize the burden of this collection on the respondents, including through the use of information technology. Please note that written comments received in response to this notice will be considered public records. Title of Collection: Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program Annual Performance Report. OMB Control Number: 1840–0640. Type of Review: A revision of an existing information collection. Respondents/Affected Public: State, Local, and Tribal Governments; Private Sector. Total Estimated Number of Annual Responses: 158. Total Estimated Number of Annual Burden Hours: 1,818. Abstract: Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement (McNair) Program grantees must submit the Annual Performance Report (APR) annually. The reports are used to evaluate grantees’ performance for substantial progress, respond to E:\FR\FM\26SEN1.SGM 26SEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Department of the Navy


Notice of Availability of Government-Owned Inventions; Available 
for Licensing

AGENCY: Department of the Navy, DoD.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The inventions listed below are assigned to the United States 
Government as represented by the Secretary of the Navy. U.S. Patent 
Number 6,664,915 entitled ``Identification Friend or Foe System 
Including Short Range UV Shield'' issued on December 16, 2003; U.S. 
Patent Number 7,661,271 entitled ``Integrated Electric Gas Turbine'' 
issued on February 16, 2010; U.S. Patent Number 6,600,694 entitled 
``Digital Signal Processor Based Torpedo Counter-measure'' issued on 
July 29, 2003; U.S. Patent Number 6,820,025 entitled '' Method and 
Apparatus for Motion Tracking of an Articulated Rigid Body'' issued on 
November 16, 2004; U.S. Patent Number 6,717,525 entitled ``Tactical 
Vectoring Equipment (TVE)'' issued on April 6, 2004; U.S. Patent Number 
6,624,780 entitled ``False Target Radar Image Generator for Countering 
wideband and Imaging Radars'' issued on September 11, 2003; U.S. Patent 
Number 7,725,595 entitled ``Embedded Communications System and Method'' 
issued on May 25, 2010; U.S. Patent Number 8,443,101 entitled ``Method 
for Identifying and Blocking Embedded Communications'' issued on May 
14, 2013; U.S. Patent Number 7,675,198 entitled ``Inductive Pulse 
Forming Network for High-current, High-power Applications'' issued on 
March 9, 2010; U.S. Patent Number 8,018,096 entitled ``Inductive Pulse 
Forming Network for High-current, High-power Applications'' issued 
September 13, 2011; U.S. Patent Number 7,074,697 entitled ``Doping-
assisted Defect Control in Compound Semiconductors'' issued on July 11, 
2006; U.S. Patent Number 7,089,148 entitled ``Method and Apparatus for 
Motion Tracking of an Articulated Rigid Body'' issued August 8, 2006; 
U.S. Patent Number 7,627,003 entitled ``Automatic Clock Synchronization 
and Distribution Circuit for Counter Clock Flow Pipelined Systems'' 
issued on December 1, 2009; U.S. Patent Number 8,085,817 entitled 
``Automatic Clock Synchronization and Distribution Circuit for Counter 
Clock Flow Pipelined Systems'' issued December 27, 2011; U.S. Patent 
Number 8,019,090 entitled ``Active Feedforward Noise Vibration Control 
System'' issued September 13, 2011; U.S. Patent Number 8,064,541 
entitled ``Hyperphase Shift Keying'' issued November 22, 2011; U.S. 
Patent Number 8,050,849 entitled ``Method to Reduce Fuel Consumption by 
Naval Vessels that Operate in Mixed Propulsion Modes'' issued November 
1,2011; U.S. Patent Number 8,006,937 entitled ``Spacecraft Docking 
Interface Mechanism'' issued October 12, 2010; U.S. Patent Number 
7,811,918 entitled ``Electric Current Induced Liquid Metal Flow and 
Metallic Conformal Coating of Conductive Templates'' issued on October 
12, 2010; U.S. Patent Number 8,467,548 entitled ``Miniature Directional 
Sound Sensor Using Micro-Electro- Mechanical-System (MEMS)'' issued on 
June 8, 2013; U.S. Patent Number 8,579,535 entitled ``Micro-coupling 
Active Release Mechanism'' issued on November 12, 2013; U.S. Patent 
Number 9,003,627 entitled ``Micro-coupling Active Release Mechanism'' 
issued on April 14, 2015; U.S. Patent Number 8,654,672 entitled 
``Method for Optimal Transmitter

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Placement in Wireless Mesh Networks'' issued on February 18, 2014; U.S. 
Patent Number 8,473,826 entitled ``Hybrid Soft Decision Hard Decision 
Reed-Solomon Decoding'' issued June 25, 2013; U.S. Patent Number 
8,433,959 entitled ``Method for Determining Hard Drive Contents Through 
Statistical Drive Sampling'' issued on April 30, 2013; U.S. Patent 
Number 8,446,096 entitled ``Terahertz (THz) Reverse Micromagnetron'' 
issued on May 21, 2013; U.S. Patent Number 8,624,497 entitled 
``Terahertz (THz) Reverse Micromagnetron'' issued on January 7, 2014; 
U.S. Patent Number 8,724,598 entitled ``Method for Energy-efficient, 
Traffic-adaptive, Flow-specific Medium Access For Wireless Networks'' 
issued on May 13, 2014; U.S. Patent Number 8,269,658 entitled 
``Photonic Analog-to-Digital Conversion Using the Robust Symmetrical 
Number System'' issued on September 18, 2012; U.S. Patent Number 
9,194,379 entitled ``Field Ionization Based Electrical Space Ion 
Thruster Using A Permeable Substrate'' issued on November 24, 2015; 
U.S. Patent Number 8,800,930 entitled ``Aerial Delivery System with 
High Accuracy Touchdown'' issued on August 12, 2014; U.S. Patent Number 
8,730,098 entitled ``Method for Radar Detection of Persons Wearing 
Wires'' issued on May 20, 2014; U.S. Patent Number 8,525,393 entitled 
``Bimaterial Microelectromechanical System (MEMS) Solar Power 
Generator'' issued on September 3, 2013; U.S. Patent Number 8,526,746 
entitled ``Near Lossless Data Compression Method Using Nonuniform 
Sampling” issued on September 3, 2013; U.S. Patent Number 
8,489,256 entitled ``Automatic Parafoil Turn Calculation Method and 
Apparatus'' issued on July 16, 2013; U.S. Patent Number 8,437,891 
entitled ``Method And Apparatus for Parafoil Guidance That Accounts For 
Ground Winds'' issued on May 7, 2013; U.S. Patent Number 8,818,581 
entitled ``Parafoil Electronic Control Unit Having Wireless 
Connectivity'' issued on August 26, 2014; U.S. Patent Number 9,331,773 
entitled ``Instantaneous Wireless Network Established By Simultaneously 
Descending Parafoils'' issued on May 3, 2016; U.S. Patent Number 
8,483,891 entitled ``Automatically Guided Parafoil Directed to Land on 
a Moving Target'' issued on July 9, 2013; U.S. Patent Number 8,693,365 
entitled ``Method and Apparatus for State-Based Channel Selection 
Method in Multi-Channel Wireless Communications Networks'' issued on 
April 8, 2014; U.S. Patent Number 8,810,121 entitled ``Method and 
Device to Produce Hot, Dense, Long-lived Plasmas'' issued on August 19, 
2014; U.S. Patent Number 8,746,120 entitled ``Boosted Electromagnetic 
Device and Method to Accelerate Solid Metal Slugs to High Speeds'' 
issued on June 10, 2014; U.S. Patent Number 8,878,742 entitled ``Dipole 
with an Unbalanced Microstrip Feed'' issued on November 4, 2014; U.S. 
Patent Number 9,038,958 entitled ``Method And Apparatus For Contingency 
Guidance Of A CMG-Actuated Spacecraft'' issued on May 26, 2015; U.S. 
Patent Number 8,880,246 entitled ``Method and Apparatus for Determining 
Spacecraft Maneuvers'' issued on November 4, 2014; U.S. Patent Number 
9,248,501 entitled ``Method for Additive Manufacturing Using pH and 
Potential Controlled Powder Solidification'' issued on February 2, 
2016; U.S. Patent Number 9,234,732 entitled ``Explosives Storage 
System'' issued on January 12, 2016; U.S. Patent Number 9,417,044 
entitled ``Explosives Storage System'' issued on August 16, 2016; U.S. 
Patent Number 9,419,920 entitled ``Gateway Router and Method for 
Application-Aware Automatic Network Selection'' issued on August 16, 
2016; U.S. Patent Number 9,321,529 entitled ``Hybrid Mobile Buoy for 
Persistent Surface and Underwater Exploration'' issued on April 26, 
2016; U.S. Patent Number 9,418,080 entitled ``Method and System for 
Mobile Structured Collection of Data and Images'' issued on August 16, 
2016.
    U.S. Patent Application Number 14/625,869 filed on February 19, 
2015, entitled ``Navigation System and Method Using an Adaptive-Gain 
Complementary Filter Device''; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/
671,143 filed on March 27, 2015, entitled ``Landing Signal Officer 
(LSO) Information Management and Trend Analysis (IMTA) Tool''; U.S. 
Patent Application Number 13/662,786 filed on October 29, 2012, 
entitled ``Electromagnetic Device and Method to Accelerate Solid Metal 
Slugs to High Speeds''; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/978,769 filed 
on December 22, 2015, entitled ``Bi-Material Terahertz Sensor and 
Terahertz Emitter Using Metamaterial Structures''; U.S. Patent 
Application Number 13/901,308 filed on May 23, 2013, entitled 
``Apparatus and Method for Improvised Explosive Device (IED) Network 
Analysis''; U.S. Patent Application Number 15/188,505 filed on June 21, 
2016, entitled ``Method and Apparatus for Guidance and Control of 
Uncertain Dynamical Systems''; U.S. Patent Application Number 14/
853,330 filed on September 14, 2015, entitled ``Method and System for 
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ADDRESSES: Requests for copies of the inventions should be directed to 
Deborah Buettner, Director, Research and Sponsored Programs Office, NPS 
Code 41, 699 Dyer Road, Bldg. HA, Room 226, Monterey, CA 93943, 
telephone 831-656-7893 or email dbuettne@nps.edu.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Deborah Buettner, Director, Research 
and Sponsored Programs Office, NPS Code 41, 699 Dyer Road, Bldg. HA, 
Room 226, Monterey, CA 93943, telephone 831-656-7893. Due to U.S. 
Postal delays, please fax 831-656-2038, email: dbuettne@nps.edu or use 
courier delivery to expedite response.

    Authority: 35 U.S.C. 207, 37 CFR part 404.

    Dated: September 20, 2016.
C. Pan,
Lieutenant, Judge Advocate General's Corps, U.S. Navy, Alternate 
Federal Register Liaison Officer.
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