patents

  1. 'Image Processing' 
    R E M Swann, R W L Tan, R W Young, Cambridge Consultants / Consignia Plc 
    Patent Number WO0203330, Published 1 October 2002
  2. 'Image Processing for Clustering Related Text Objects' 
    R E M Swann, R W L Tan, R W Young, Cambridge Consultants / Consignia Plc 
    Patent Number WO0203315, Published 1 October 2002
  3. 'Image Processing Method using Variance Analysis' 
    R E M Swann, R W L Tan, R W Young, Cambridge Consultants / Consignia Plc 
    Patent Number WO0203681, Published 1 October 2002
  4. 'Data Access in a Processor' 
    Instruction in which non-adjacent register bytes are combined to form a long operand 
    N Bailey, S Barlow, D Plowman, R Swann, T Ramsdale, Alphamosaic Ltd 
    Patent Number GB2382675, Published 4 June 2003
  5. 'Data Access in a Processor'  
    Instruction set including instructions that combine bytes of a register horizontally and vertically to form long operands 
    N Bailey, S Barlow, D Plowman, R Swann, T Ramsdale, Alphamosaic Ltd. 
    Patent Number GB2382676, Published 21 August 2003
  6. 'Data Access in a Processor' 
    Instruction in which an operand is derived in a neighbourhood access fashion 
    N Bailey, S Barlow, D Plowman, R Swann, T Ramsdale, Alphamosaic Ltd 
    Patent Number GB2382677, Published 4 June 2003
  7. 'Two dimensional memory structure with diagonal bit line'  
    Memory array having two orthogonal sets of word lines and a diagonal arrangement of bit lines 
    N Bailey, S Barlow, D Plowman, R Swann, T Ramsdale, Alphamosaic Ltd 
    Patent Number GB2382706, Published 4 June 2003
  8. 'Vector Processing System' 
    Execution of instruction by each of a number of parallel processors is dependant on a flag of the respective processor 
    N Bailey, S Barlow, D Plowman, R Swann, T Ramsdale, Alphamosaic Ltd. 
    Patent Number GB2382886, Published 6 May 2004
  9. 'Instruction Execution in a Processor'  
    Splitting instructions at decode stage between vector and scalar processors 
    N Bailey, S Barlow, D Plowman, R Swann, T Ramsdale, Alphamosaic Ltd 
    Patent Number GB2382887, Published 14 August 2003
  10. 'Data processor with vector register file' 
    Two dimensional access to register array (including register file window; toroidal register topology) 
    N Bailey, S Barlow, D Plowman, R Swann, T Ramsdale, Alphamosaic Ltd 
    Patent Number EP1320029, Published 18 June 2003
  11. 'Data access in a processor using a memory array accessed by coordinate instructions' 
    N Bailey, S Barlow, D Plowman, R Swann, T Ramsdale, Alphamosaic Ltd 
    Patent Number GB2383145, Published 18 June 2003
  12. 'Repeated instruction execution' 
    Instruction that is repeated a number of times dependant on the value of the result of the instruction after each iteration 
    N Bailey, S Barlow, D Plowman, R Swann, T Ramsdale, Alphamosaic Ltd 
    Patent Number US2003159023, Published 18 June 2003
  13. 'Video-telephony system' 
    Wireless device can co-opt nearby video cameras 
    N Bailey, S Barlow, D Plowman, R Swann, T Ramsdale, Alphamosaic Ltd. 
    Patent Number US2003160861, Published 28 August 2003
  14. 'A processor where some registers are not available to compiler generated code'  
    Registers that cannot be accessed by the compiler or the operating system but can be accessed by applications 
    N Bailey, S Barlow, D Plowman, R Swann, T Ramsdale, Alphamosaic Ltd. 
    Patent Number GB2390443, Published 22 January 2004
  15. 'Narrow/wide Cache' 
    Caching of narrow data and pass-through of wide data 
    N Bailey, S Barlow, D Plowman, R Swann, T Ramsdale, Alphamosaic Ltd. 
    Patent Number GB2390700, Published 29 January 2004
  16. 'Application registers' 
    Registers that cannot be accessed by the compiler or the operating system but can be accessed by applications 
    N Bailey, S Barlow, D Plowman, R Swann, T Ramsdale, Alphamosaic Ltd. 
    Patent Number US2004015682, Published 22 January 2004
  17. 'Method and system for generating compressed video to improve reverse playback'  
    A method of improving the quality of reverse playback of video through techniques for modifying the encoding. 
    N Johnson, R Swann, R Griffiths, K Bracey, Broadcom Corporation. 
    Patent Number US20080298769, Published 04 December 2008
  18. 'Method and system for processing text in a video stream' 
    A method of improving the communication of text in a video stream. 
    N Johnson, R Swann, R Griffiths, K Bracey, Broadcom Corporation. 
    Patent Number US20080297657, Published 04 December 2008