Latest technologies from Florida Atlantic Universityhttp://inteumtp.technologypublisher.comBe the first to know about the latest inventions and technologies available from Florida Atlantic Universityen-USTue, 21 Nov 2017 07:13:30 GMTWed, 19 Apr 2017 06:28:50 GMT 2017, Florida Atlantic UniversityMEMS Microdisplay Optical Imaging And Sensor Systems For Underwater Scattering Environments imaging or sensor system comprises a transmitter assembly, a receiver assembly and a control unit. The transmitter assembly defines an outgoing optical beam transmission path with respect to a target surface and the receiver assembly defines a return optical signal transmission path from the target surface. Each of the paths includes transmission through or reflection from at least one microdisplay device comprising a plurality of controllable elements for selective placement in a transmit mode for transmission of light along the transmission paths. A control unit selectively places the mic...Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:28:50 GMTtechdevelop@fau.edu Active Aphrocallistin Compounds subject invention provides novel compositions of biologically active compounds which can advantageously be used in blocking cellular proliferation and/or treatment of cancer.Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:02:17 GMTtechdevelop@fau.edu Activity Of The Leiodermatolide Class Of Macrolides subject invention provides novel biologically active compounds that have utility for use in inhibiting cellular proliferation. Pharmaceutical compositions comprising these compounds are also provided. In a specific embodiment, the compounds and compositions of the subject invention can be used in the treatment of cancer.Tue, 18 Apr 2017 11:48:40 GMTtechdevelop@fau.edu Dynamically Reconfigurable Highly Scalable Multiplier with Reusable, Locally Optimized Structures large bit width multiplier with multiple copies of a core small bit width multiplier and ROM cells. The present invention provides a power system that trades off processing speed against power dissipation. The present invention reduces power dissipation to about half of the best industry implementation at about half the speed. Its power dissipation is 10% of another industry standard implementation at 1.5 times the speed. The present invention has a gate count that is about twice the gate count for these implementations.Tue, 18 Apr 2017 11:37:23 GMTtechdevelop@fau.edu Sensor To Obtain High Resolution Color Component Signals method for generating color video signals representative of color images of a scene includes the following steps: focusing light from the scene on an electronic image sensor via a filter having a tri-color filter pattern; producing, from outputs of the sensor, first and second relatively low resolution luminance signals; producing, from outputs of the sensor, a relatively high resolution luminance signal; producing, from a ratio of the relatively high resolution luminance signal to the first relatively low resolution luminance signal, a high band luminance component signal; producing, from o...Mon, 06 Mar 2017 08:21:11 GMTtechdevelop@fau.edu and Apparatus for Image Sensing with CCD method for producing electronic video signals representative of a focused moveable image includes the following steps: providing a charge coupled device, masking substantially less than half of the lines of the device to form a masked storage area and a substantially larger unmasked sensing area; disposing the sensing area in the path of the image; providing a shutter for periodically blocking the image from the sensing area; and providing clocking signals to the device to shift sensed lines of the image from the sensing area to the storage area and to clock image representative electronic v...Mon, 06 Mar 2017 07:52:45 GMTtechdevelop@fau.edu and Modification of Gene Expression in Marine Invertebrate Cells, 02 Mar 2017 06:27:50 GMTtechdevelop@fau.edu Speed Scaleable Multiplier high speed scalable multiplier. The high speed scalable multiplier can include a folding multiplier configured to fold multiplicands and multipliers where individual ones of the multiplicands and multipliers exceed a folding threshold. The folding multiplier also can compute a product of the multiplicands and multipliers based on less than all bits forming the multiplicands and multipliers. The high speed scalable multiplier also can include a conventional multiplier and at least one additional folding multiplier, each of the multipliers being individually, selectably activatable.Thu, 02 Mar 2017 06:17:41 GMTtechdevelop@fau.edu Using Solid-State Light Sources and systems are disclosed for displaying images represented by image-representative video signals. In one embodiment, an apparatus is provided for displaying images represented by image-representative input signals, including: rows of micro light sources, such as microlasers or LEDs for producing sheets of light; a diffractive panel, in the path of the sheets of light, which receives the input signals and diffracts the sheets of light to obtain diffracted light imparted with image-representative information; and a Schleiren optical system for processing the diffracted light to produce ...Wed, 01 Mar 2017 09:40:13 GMTtechdevelop@fau.edu Compositions And Uses Of Dictyostatin Compounds has been found to stabilize microtubules and prohibit their depolymerization to free tubulin. Because of these activities, the dictyostatin compounds can be used in the treatment of a number of diseases in which aberrant cellular proliferation occurs such as drug-sensitive and drug-resistant cancers, autoimmune disorders, and inflammatory diseases.Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:37:49 GMTtechdevelop@fau.edu Activity of Microsclerodermins subject invention pertains to a series of cyclic peptides known as the microsclerodermins, which possess unusual amino acids, and which have been observed to inhibit the proliferation of tumor cell lines. The subject invention also pertains to methods useful in inhibiting pathological cellular proliferation in animals, including humans and other mammals. In accordance with the teachings of the subject invention, microsclerodermin compounds can be used to inhibit cellular proliferation including that which is responsible for tumors and other cancers. In a specific embodiment, the novel comp...Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:33:19 GMTtechdevelop@fau.edu and aminoquinone Alkaloid Compounds and Methods Of Use compounds with useful biological properties. For example, these compounds can be used as antinflammatory, anti-proliferative, immunomodulatory, and/or neuroprotective agents. Specific examples of the compounds of the subject invention include Secobatzelline A and Secobatzelline B, which can be isolated from marine sponges.Fri, 27 May 2016 06:15:11 GMTtechdevelop@fau.edu Compounds for Treatment of Neurogenic Inflammation uses of biologically active bis-heterocyclice.g. bis-indole alkaloid compounds which have improved activity. Pharmaceutical compositions containing the compounds are also disclosed. Specifically, the novel utility pertains to the anti-immunogenic and neurogenic inflammatory properties exhibited by the bis-indole compounds and their analogs.Fri, 27 May 2016 06:13:47 GMTtechdevelop@fau.edu Of Manzamine Compounds In Anti-Cancer Therapeutic Regimens compounds have been discovered to decrease cell dissociation and cell migration associated with the metastatic potential of cancer cells and a restoration of cancer cell susceptibility to agents, such as TRAIL, which can induce apoptosis. Specifically, Manzamine A has a formerly unrecognized utility in both blocking tumor cell invasion and tumor metastasis as well in restoring cancer cell susceptibility to standard chemotherapeutic agents which induce apoptosis and, therefore, has utility in treating cancer.Fri, 27 May 2016 05:44:17 GMTtechdevelop@fau.edu and Apparatus for Quantum Holographic Information Processing of quantum algorithm and devices therefrom are provided. The encoding includes receiving a unitary matrix operator representing the quantum algorithm, each row of the unitary matrix operator defining a superposition of basis state vectors for transforming input states to output states. The encoding also includes recording rows of the unitary matrix operator by applying, to a volume holographic element, a combination of an one of n reference waves and a superposition of n signal waves defined by the superposition defined in an row of the unitary matrix operator. The n...Fri, 22 Apr 2016 07:44:59 GMTtechdevelop@fau.edu