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Pursuant to the provisions of part 404 of title 37, Code of Federal Regulations, which implements Pub. L. 96-517, the Department of the Air Force announces the availability of certain Air Force owned inventions. The following list of patent applications and patents are available for Nonexclusive or Exclusive Licensing from the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL/DE or /VS) at Kirtland Air Force Base (AFB). Additional information concerning the inventions is available upon request.

All communications concerning this Notice should be sent to Mr. Kenneth Callahan, Patent Attorney, 377 ABW/JAN, 2251 Maxwell SE, Kirtland AFB, NM 87117. Mr. Callahan can be reached by telephone at (505) 846-1542, e-mail: Kenneth.Callahan@Kirtland.AF.MIL, or fax to (505) 846-0279.

Air Force Research Laboratory Patents Available for Licensing at Kirtland AFB, NM

Title of invention
09/563,469Hermetically Sealed, High Energy Trigatron Switch.
09/562,873Multifunctional Capillary System for Hoop Heat Pipe.
09/558,527Circuit for Deriving the Position of a Fast Pulsing Laser.
09/558,456Pneumatic Airborne Ejection System for Spacecraft Stages From Wide Body and Jet Transport Aircraft.
09/550,582Smart Docking Surface for Space Serviceable Nano and Micro Satellites.
09/504,551Space-based CW Laser Detector Package.
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09/493,508Birefringence Compensation Using a Single Nd:YAG Rod.
09/465,021Liquid Spray Phase Change Cooling of Laser Devices.
09/444,984Solar Sail for Power Generation in Space.
09/388,571Space Environment Protection Satellite Door.
09/387,992Molecular Field Programmable Gate Array.
09/384,901Passive Vibroacoustic Attenuator for Structural Acoustic Control.
09/372,725Broadband Grating Spectrometer Based on Dualband Focal Plane Array.
09/372,724Adaptive Herschel-Quincke Tubes.
09/326,058Composite ChamberCore Sandwich-type Structure with Inherent Acoustic Attenuation.
09/277,596Ultra Wideband RF-enhanced Chemotherapy for Cancer Treatment.
09/277,595Whole-spacecraft Hybrid (Active/Passive) Isolation System for Launch Vehicles.
09/277,593Time Domain Focused High-power Microwave System for Cancer Treatment.
09/266,181High-density Optical Interconnect with an Increased Tolerance of Misalignment.
09/252,379Coupled Helmholtz Resonators for Broadband Acoustic Attenuation.—Allowed.
09/231,149Active Edge Controlled Optical Quality Membrane Mirror.—Allowed.
09/178,876Advanced Instrument Controller.
09/169,495Post Process Metallization Interconnects for Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS).
09/169,494Post Process Deposition Shielding for Microelectromechanical Systems.—Allowed.
09/092,608Liquid Crystal Active Optics Correction for Large Space-Based Optical Systems.—Allowed.
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6,061,034Power Enhancer for Solid-state Switched Ultra Wideband Pulsers and array Transmitters.
6,047,541HAN TEAN Mixing Gas Generator Propellant Tank Pressurizer for Launch Vehicles and Spacecraft.
6,040,935Flexureless Multi-Stable Micromirrors for Optical Switching.
6,034,351Cryogenic Pupil Stop for Dual-Band Infrared Focal Plane Array.
6,028,689Multi-motion Micromirror.
6,020,724Regulated Capacitor Charging Circuit Using a High Reactance Transformer.
6,005,305Magnetic Voltage-Pulser.
5,944,913High-Efficiency Multiple-Junction Solar Cells.
5,923,687Bandwidth Enhancement and Broadband Noise Reduction in Injection-Locked Semiconductor Lasers.
5,900,986Columnar Focal Lens.
5,835,545Compact Intense Radiation System.
5,808,226Grenade Shell Laser System.
5,774,490Diode-Pumped Tm: YAG/HBr Four-Micron Laser System.
5,773,787Plasma Gun Voltage Generator.
5,760,496Inverse-Pinch Voltage Pulse Generator.
5,748,657High Efficiency Constant Current Laser Drivers.
5,742,045Apparatus Using Diode Laser Logic to Form a Configurable Optical Gate System.
5,734,303Microwave Waveguide Mode Converter Having a Bevel Output End.
5,727,016Spatially Coherent Diode Laser With Lenslike Media and Feedback From Straight-Toothed Gratings.
5,705,959High Efficiency Low Distortion Amplification.
5,696,786Solid-State Laser System.
5,694,602Weighted System and Method for Spatial Allocation of a Parallel Load.
5,689,958High Efficiency Thermal Electric Cooler Driver.
5,675,604Portable Pumped Laser System.
5,658,488Regeneration of BHP in a Plant Process.
5,656,873Transmission Line Charging.
5,646,764Optical Beam Scanner With Rotating Transmissive Optics.
5,629,802Spatially Multiplexed Optical Signal Processor.
5,604,642Laser Welding of Light-Weight Honeycomb Mirrors.
5,604,431Integrated Grid Particle Impact Detector.
5,602,387Method of Protecting an RF Receiver in a Hostile Electromagnetic Environment.
5,567,995Multi-Winding Spiral Generator.
5,557,699NLO Waveguide and Switch and Method.
5,553,629Portable Medical Laser Pack System.
5,535,029Spatial Light Modulator Having Amplitude Coupled With Binary Phase Mode.
5,504,578Temporal Fringe Pattern Analysis System of a Laser Gain Media.
5,500,865Phased Cascading of Multiple Nonlinear Optical Elements for Frequency Conversion.
5,458,043Battery Charging Capacitors Electromagnetic Launcher.
5,457,685Multi-Speaker Conferencing Over Narrowband Channels.
5,444,308Nanosecond Transmission Line Charging Apparatus.
5,425,044Compact, Burst Mode, Pulsed, High Energy, Blowdown Flow Photolytic Atomic Iodine Laser.
5,422,047Carbonaceous Fuel Particles.
5,410,558Variable Short Period Electron Beam Wiggler for Free Electron Lasers.
5,406,072Method for Microbeam Ion Radiation Testing of Photonic Devices.
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Janet A. Long,

Air Force Federal Register Liaison Officer.

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