I have 10 published academic papers, and a PhD dissertation that is in the Library of Congress.
The only one that gets referenced by other researchers is my invention of what I called The Fuzzy Hough Transform, which I used to detect objects in images (in my case, the human heart in CT images of the chest). It is currently used most widely to recognize faces from webcams all over the world. I apologize for that!
Here it is:
The Fuzzy Hough Transform