Technology Transfer


M. A. Taylor, K. N. Smith and M. A. Thornton, “Detecting Malicious Software using Sensors,” U.S. Patent Application No. 15,812,663 filed on November 14, 2017.

M. A. Thornton and S. Gupta, “Fixed-Point Digit Serial Squaring Algorithm,” U.S. Patent No. 9,684,489, issued on June 20, 2017. 

M. A. Thornton, J. D. Allen and J. J. Howard, “Method for Subject Classification Using a Pattern Recognition Input Device,” U.S. Patent No. 9,329,699, issued on May 3, 2016, Application No. 13/279,279, filed on October 22, 2011, claiming priority from provisional patent application 61/405,988, filed on October 22, 2010. 

M. A. Thornton and R. Menon, “Single Clock Distribution Network for Multi-Phase Clock Integrated Circuits,” U.S. Patent No. 8,847,625, issued on September 30, 2014, Application No. 13/769,313, filed on February 16, 2013, claiming priority from provisional patent application 61/599,598, filed February 16, 2012.
M. A. Thornton, D. W. Matula, A. Fit-Florea and L. Li, “Determining a Table Output of a Table Representing a Hierarchical Tree for an Integer Valued Function,” U.S. Patent No. 7,962,537, issued on June 14, 2011, filed on June 26, 2007.
M. A. Thornton, W. V. Oxford, D. L. MacFarlane and T. P. LaFave, Jr., “Systems and Methods for Quantum Coherence Preservation of Qubits,” U.S. Patent Publication No. US2018/0157986A1, published on June 7, 2018, Application No. 15/832,285, filed on December 5, 2017, claiming priority from: Bell State Oscillator and Applications for Same, provisional patent no. 62/430,501, filed on December 6, 2016.

M. A. Thornton, D. L. MacFarlane, T. P. LaFave, Jr. and W. V. Oxford, “Systems and Methods for Preservation of Qubits," U.S. Patent Publication No. US2018/0314969A1, published on November 1, 2018, Application No. 15/965,286, filed on April 27, 2018, claiming priority from: Quantum State Oscillators and Methods for Operation and Construction of Same, provisional patent no. 62/491,815, filed April 28, 2017.

M. A. Thornton, M. A. Taylor and K. N. Smith, “Detecting Malicious Software Using Sensors,” U.S. Patent Application No. 15/812,663, filed November 14, 2017. 
M. A. Thornton, W.V Oxford, D.L. MacFarlane, T.P. LaFave, Jr. and J.S. Gable, “Systems and Methods for Implementing Photonic Quantum Storage,” U.S. Provisional Patent Application No. 62/613,262, filed January 3, 2018.
M. A. Thornton, E. C. Larson, E. Gabrielsen and I. Johnson, “Method and System for Increasing the Effective Sample Rate of a Sampled Signal,” U.S. Patent Pending.

M. A. Thornton, D. L. MacFarlane and W. V. Oxford, “Method and System for Constructing a Multi-source Entropy Extractor-Based Quantum Photonic TRNG,” U.S. Provisional Patent Application No. 62/822,232, filed March 22, 2019.