Sunday, October 06 2019

Weekly Report

Expired Patents

Inventors: Aadsen; Duane Rodney (Bath, PA), Kim; Ilyoung I. (Franklin Park, NJ), Kohler; Ross Alan (Allentown, PA), McPartland; Richard Joseph (Nazareth, PA)
Title: Built-in self test for memory arrays using error correction coding
Patent Number: 7,254,763

Inventors: Abe; Jiro (Kanagawa, JP), Uchida; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Ueda; Tetsuo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Hard-disk drive, method of controlling the hard-disk drive, and method of manufacturing the hard-disk drive
Patent Number: 7,986,486

Inventors: Abe; Koji (Yamaguchi, JP), Miyoshi; Kazuhiro (Yamaguchi, JP), Kuwata; Takaaki (Yamaguchi, JP)
Title: Nonaqueous electrolyte solution and lithium secondary battery using same
Patent Number: 7,985,502

Inventors: Abe; Takayoshi (Moriguchi, JP), Iwasaki; Toshiya (Moriguchi, JP), Yamaguchi; Masao (Moriguchi, JP)
Title: Assembled cell control system and power supply system comprising same
Patent Number: 9,093,864

Inventors: Abraham; Santosh Paul (San Diego, CA), Cherian; George (San Diego, CA), De Vegt; Rolf (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for securely transmitting and receiving discovery and paging messages
Patent Number: 9,094,820

Inventors: Abraham; Santosh Paul (San Diego, CA), Sampath; Hemanth (San Diego, CA), Vermani; Sameer (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for saving power by using signal field of preamble
Patent Number: 9,094,175

Inventors: Abrishamkar; Farrokh (San Diego, CA), Smee; John E. (San Diego, CA), Glazko; Seguei A. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Equalizer with combined CCK encoding-decoding in feedback filtering of decision feedback equalizer
Patent Number: 7,986,728

Inventors: Aciro; Caroline (Bottisham, GB), Steadman; Victoria Alexandra (Stansted, GB), Pettit; Simon Neil (Colchester, GB), Poullennec; Karine G. (Chelmsform, GB), Lazarides; Linos (London, GB), Dean; David Kenneth (Ware, GB), Dunbar; Neil Andrew (Chelmsford, GB), Highton; Adrian John (Chelmsford, GB), Keats; Andrew John (Chelmsford, GB), Siegel; Dustin Scott (Foster City, CA), Karki; Kapil Kumar (Foster City, CA), Schrier; Adam James (Redwood City, CA), Jansa; Petr (San Mateo, CA), Mackman; Richard (Millbrae, CA)
Title: Macrocyclic inhibitors of flaviviridae viruses
Patent Number: 9,090,653

Inventors: Adam; Thomas N. (Slingerlands, NY), Cheng; Kangguo (Guilderland, NY), He; Hong (Schenectady, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Slingerlands, NY), Reznicek; Alexander (Mount Kisco, NY)
Title: Thin hetereostructure channel device
Patent Number: 9,093,260

Inventors: Adda; Michael (Tel Aviv, IL), Aloni; Dan (Rishon Le-Zion, IL), Braverman; Avner (Tel Aviv, IL)
Title: Executing a kernel device driver as a user space process
Patent Number: 9,092,356

Inventors: Aehle; Wolfgang (Leiden, NL), Estell; David A. (San Francisco, CA), Hommes; Ronaldus W. J. (Leiden, NL), Jones; Brian E. (Leiden, NL), Kolkman; Marc (Leiden, NL), Leeflang; Chris (Leiden, NL), Oh; Hiroshi (Cincinnati, OH), Poulose; Ayrookaran J. (Belmont, CA), Shaw; Andrew (San Francisco, CA), van der Kley; Wilhelmus A. H. (Leiden, NL), van Marrewijk; Leonardus P. M. (Leiden, NL)
Title: Cellulomonas 69B4 serine protease variants
Patent Number: 7,985,569

Inventors: Africa; Thomas J. (Lebanon, OH), Sabin; Erik N. (New Vienna, OH)
Title: Binder with front pocket
Patent Number: 7,252,452

Inventors: Agarwal; Apoorv (New York, NY), Chu-Carroll; Jennifer (Yorktown Heights, NY), Kalyanpur; Aditya A. (Westwood, NJ), Lally; Adam P. (Cold Spring, NY), Murdock, IV; James W. (Millwood, NY), Tomek; Lorrie A. (Durham, NC)
Title: Multi-dimensional feature merging for open domain question answering
Patent Number: 9,092,988

Inventors: Agarwal; Apoorv (New York, NY), Chu-Carroll; Jennifer (Yorktown Heights, NY), Kalyanpur; Aditya A. (Westwood, NJ), Lally; Adam P. (Cold Spring, NY), Murdock, IV; James W. (Millwood, NY), Tomek; Lorrie A. (Durham, NC)
Title: Multi-dimensional feature merging for open domain question answering
Patent Number: 9,092,989

Inventors: Agarwal; Sameet H. (Redmond, WA), Raman; Balan Sethu (Redmond, WA), Anand; Sanjay (Sammamish, WA), Leach; Paul J. (Seattle, WA), Ward; Richard B. (Redmond, WA)
Title: System and methods providing enhanced security model
Patent Number: 7,251,822

Inventors: Agarwal; Vishnu K. (Boise, ID), Derderian; Garo (Boise, ID), Sandhu; Gurtej S. (Boise, ID), Li; Weimin M. (Boise, ID), Visokay; Mark (Richardson, TX), Basceri; Cem (Boise, ID), Yang; Sam (Boise, ID)
Title: Methods for forming and integrated circuit structures containing ruthenium and tungsten containing layers
Patent Number: 7,253,076

Inventors: Aggarwal; Gaurav (Bangalore, IN), Khare; Rajendra (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Tertiary content addressable memory based motion estimator
Patent Number: 7,986,733

Inventors: Agrawal; Dakshi (Monsey, NY), He; Ting (Piermont, NY), Raghavendra; Ramya (White Plains, NY)
Title: Enhanced resource management for a network system
Patent Number: 9,094,872

Inventors: Ahladas; Steven John (Highland, NY), Mulligan; Vincent P. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Seminaro; Edward Joseph (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Direct current ground fault interrupter
Patent Number: 9,093,240

Inventors: Ahmed; Osama Abdel-Wahhab (KFUPM, Dhahran, 31261, SA)
Title: Method for removing noise from nuclear magnetic resonance signals and images
Patent Number: 7,253,627

Inventors: Ahn; Edward S. (Dover, MA), Cvinar; John (Highland Beach, FL)
Title: Fusion device, systems and methods thereof
Patent Number: 9,089,437

Inventors: Ai; Lu-Shan (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Electrical connector having auxiliary hold-down arrangement
Patent Number: 7,985,080

Inventors: Akiba; Kazuhiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Data recording device and control method of same
Patent Number: 7,987,317

Inventors: Akieda; Shinichiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Layered structure having layered conductive patterns, manufacturing process thereof and touchscreen with layered structure
Patent Number: 9,095,060

Inventors: Akino; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Dynamic microphone unit and dynamic microphone
Patent Number: 9,094,748

Inventors: Akiyama; Koichi (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Projector
Patent Number: 7,252,410

Inventors: Akkarakaran; Sony John (San Diego, CA), Khandekar; Aamod (San Diego, CA), Gorokhov; Alexei (San Diego, CA)
Title: Peak to average mitigation
Patent Number: 7,986,748

Inventors: Akkiraju; Rama K. T. (San Jose, CA), Danturthy; Sivaprashanth V. (Bangalore, IN), Ding; Wei (Beijing, CN), Jiang; Shun (Beijing, CN), Lee; Juhnyoung (Yorktown Heights, NY), Mohan; Rakesh (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Nordman; Carl B. (Redwood City, CA), Singala; Hitansh (Bangalore, IN), Sundhararajan; Ponn Janaarthanan (Chennai, IN), Tian; Chun Hua (Beijing, CN)
Title: System and method for financial transformation
Patent Number: 9,092,824

Inventors: Al-Raqadi; Muadh Khalfan (Al-Khodh, OM), Al Saidi; Waleed Sarhan Hamad (Al Khodh, OM)
Title: Desk extension
Patent Number: 9,089,203

Inventors: Albalat Perez; Jordi (Barcelona, ES), Font i Panades; Carme (Sant Quirze del Valles, ES), Loze; Jean-Yves (Pontpoint, FR)
Title: Aqueous silica-based nanocomposite polymer dispersion
Patent Number: 7,985,789

Inventors: Albouyeh; Shadi Eskamaei (Raleigh, NC), Carter; Bernadette Alexia (Raleigh, NC), Harris; Jon Mark (Raleigh, NC), Soemargono; Tintin Sukawati (Cary, NC)
Title: Copy and paste experience
Patent Number: 9,092,121

Inventors: Alex; Sam (Sunnyvale, CA), Jalloul; Louay (San Jose, CA), Mobasher; Amin (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for beamforming in a massive MIMO system
Patent Number: 9,094,064

Inventors: Alexander; Gregory William (Austin, TX), Arevalo; Juan Jose (Cedar Park, TX), Sinharoy; Balaram (Poughkeepsie, NY), Tung; Shih-Hsiung Stephen (Austin, TX)
Title: Enhanced STCX design to improve subsequent load efficiency
Patent Number: 7,254,678

Inventors: Alexander; James (Mount Kisco, NY)
Title: Systems and methods of handling internet spiders
Patent Number: 7,987,173

Inventors: Alfonso; Jorge Leonardo (Baltimore, MD), Sawyers, Jr.; Donald Lee (Baltimore, MD), Elbon; Leonard (Henderson, NV)
Title: Long lasting thermoformable phosphorescent acrylic resin for casting, molding, coatings, and adhesives
Patent Number: 7,252,786

Inventors: Ali; Mezher Hussein (Slough, GB), Orchard; Michael Glen (Slough, GB)
Title: Piperidinetriol derivatives as inhibitors of glycosyceramid synthase
Patent Number: 7,985,760

Inventors: Alkove; James M. (Woodinville, WA), Knowlton; Chadd (Bellevue, WA), Dunbar; Geoffrey (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Protected media path and refusal response enabler
Patent Number: 7,254,836

Inventors: Allen; David H. (Rochester, MN), Dewanz; Douglas M. (Rochester, MN), Paulsen; David P. (Dodge Center, MN), Sheets, II; John E. (Zumbrota, MN)
Title: Signal path and method of manufacturing a multiple-patterned semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,093,451

Inventors: Allen; Kenneth R. (Edgewood, KY), Prouty; John (Portland, OR), Wheeler; David E. (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Method and apparatus for process design
Patent Number: 7,254,594

Inventors: Allen; Martin A (Dawsonville, GA)
Title: Absorbent composite product and process and apparatus for manufacture thereof
Patent Number: 7,252,725

Inventors: Allen; Scott D. (Ledgewood, NJ), Chen; Kuang-Jung (Poughkeepsie, NY), Dong; Huihang (Danbury, CT), Li; Wai-Kin (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Metallic mask patterning process for minimizing collateral etch of an underlayer
Patent Number: 9,093,387

Inventors: Allen; Shawn (Washington, PA)
Title: Swing training device
Patent Number: 7,985,147

Inventors: Allen; Stephen M. (Wilmington, DE), Caimi; Perry G. (Kennett Square, PA), Stoop; Johan M. (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Fructan biosynthetic enzymes
Patent Number: 7,253,335

Inventors: Allocca; William (Bellevue, WA), Hay; Jordan (Seattle, WA), LeBlang; Jonathan A. (Seattle, WA), McQueen; Colleen (Seattle, WA), Prudente; James (Seattle, WA)
Title: Placing a purchase order using one of multiple procurement options
Patent Number: 9,092,817

Inventors: Alpert; Charles J. (Austin, TX), Averill, III; Robert M. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Fluhr; Eric J. (Round Rock, TX), Li; Zhuo (Cedar Park, TX), Mahmud; Tuhin (Austin, TX), Neves; Jose L. P. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Quay; Stephen T. (Austin, TX), Sze; Chin Ngai (Austin, TX), Wei; Yaoguang (Austin, TX)
Title: Automatic generation of wire tag lists for a metal stack
Patent Number: 9,092,591

Inventors: Altman; Gregory H. (Arlington, MA), Horan; Rebecca (Arlington, MA), Horan; David J. (Westfield, MA), Chen; Jingsong (Virginia Beach, VA)
Title: Sericin extracted fabrics
Patent Number: 9,089,501

Inventors: Alvino; Frank J. (Loveladies, NJ), Turini, Jr.; Michael L. (Cranford, NJ)
Title: Tablet dispenser
Patent Number: 7,252,208

Inventors: Alzner; Gerhard (Munchen, DE)
Title: Transfer trays for mass transfer columns in offshore use
Patent Number: 7,988,134

Inventors: Aman; James A. (Telford, PA), Bennett; Paul Michael (Harleysville, PA)
Title: Automatic event videoing, tracking and content generation
Patent Number: 9,094,615

Inventors: Amano; Katsuhiro (Toyota, JP)
Title: Communication device, communication method, and computer readable recording medium
Patent Number: 9,094,312

Inventors: Ambs; Stefan (Silver Spring, MD), Boersma; Brenda (Hagerstown, MD)
Title: Manganese superoxide dismutase Val16Ala polymorphism predicts resistance to chemotherapeutic drug cancer therapy
Patent Number: 7,985,561

Inventors: Amer; Jack (Cerritos, CA), Alvarez; Danny (Cerritos, CA)
Title: Toilet flange template apparatus
Patent Number: 9,091,076

Inventors: Anada; Kazuki (Fukuoka-ken, JP), Ishikawa; Kaduko (Fukuoka-ken, JP), Yoshii; Yuichi (Fukuoka-ken, JP), Yonezawa; Junji (Fukuoka-ken, JP)
Title: AC-driven electrostatic chuck
Patent Number: 9,093,488

Inventors: Anastasijevic; Nikola (Altenstadt, DE), Holst; Jan (Oberursel, DE), Orth; Andreas (Friedrichsdorf, DE), Schuster; Markus (Stuttgart, DE), Schurtakow; Bernd (Friedrichsdorf, DE), Stroeder; Michael (Frankfurt am Main, DE)
Title: Process and apparatus for producing hydrogen
Patent Number: 9,090,984

Inventors: Anbo; Tsugio (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Yoshikazu (Tokyo, JP), Hirose; Tetsu (Tokyo, JP), Mulot; Gerard (Nogent le Roi, FR), Casses; Claude (Clevilliers, FR)
Title: Electrical connector having locking claw
Patent Number: 7,252,556

Inventors: Ancorotti; Renato (Crema, IT)
Title: Method for making a composite item comprising a cosmetic product and an ornamental element
Patent Number: 7,987,860

Inventors: Andersen; Lene N. (Alleroed, DK), Lynglev; Gitte B. (Frederiksberg, DK), Christensen; Lars L. H. (Alleroed, DK), Machado; Rogerio P. (Santa Catarina, BR)
Title: Enzyme-modified soybean product
Patent Number: 9,089,154

Inventors: Anderson; John P. (San Francisco, CA), Basi; Guriqbal (Palo Alto, CA), Doan; Minh Tam (Hayward, CA), Frigon; Normand (Milbrae, CA), John; Varghese (San Francisco, CA), Power; Michael (Fremont, CA), Sinha; Sukanto (San Francisco, CA), Tatsuno; Gwen (Oakland, CA), Tung; Jay (Belmont, CA), Wang; Shuwen (Hershey, PA), McConlogue; Lisa (Burlingame, CA)
Title: .beta.-secretase enzyme compositions and methods
Patent Number: 7,252,963

Inventors: Anderson; Mark E. (Iowa City, IA), Mohler; Peter J. (Iowa City, IA), Spitz, Jr.; Douglas R. (Iowa City, IA), Erickson; Jeffrey Robert (Utrecht, NL)
Title: Methods of detecting oxidized calcium/calmodulin dependent protein kinase II
Patent Number: 9,090,701

Inventors: Anderson; Ralph L. (Marietta, GA), Varona; Eugenio G. (Marietta, GA), Garneski; Charles J. (Kenmore, WA), Tirimacco; Maurizio (Appleton, WI), Stage; Douglas W. (Appleton, WI), Burazin; Mark (Oshkosh, WI), Zwick; Kenneth J. (Neenah, WI)
Title: Nonwovens having reduced Poisson ratio
Patent Number: 7,252,870

Inventors: Anderson; Reid Michael (Cordova, TN)
Title: System and method to detect position of needle
Patent Number: 9,091,009

Inventors: Andersson; Carl-Magnus (24564 Hjarup, SE), Schlienger; Nathalie (2000 Frederiksberg, DK), Fejzic; Alma (2000 Frederiksberg, DK), Hansen; Eva Louise (4573 Hojby, DK), Pawlas; Jan (2000 Frederiksberg, DK)
Title: N-substituted piperidine derivatives as serotonin receptor agents
Patent Number: 7,253,186

Inventors: Andrade; Rajiv Augusto Santos Galvao de (Sao Paulo, BR), Franco; Lucas Goncalves (Sao Paula, BR), Robbins; Christopher A. (Monroe Township, NJ)
Title: Method for enhanced location based and context sensitive augmented reality translation
Patent Number: 9,092,674

Inventors: Andre; David (Berkeley, CA), Nourbakhsh; Illah (Pittsburgh, PA), Uckun; Serdar (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: System and method for complex schedule generation
Patent Number: 7,254,546

Inventors: Angel; Arturo (Santa Rosa, CA), Osborne; David W. (Santa Rosa, CA), Dow; Gordon J. (Santa Rosa, CA)
Title: Topical acne vulgairs medication with a sunscreen
Patent Number: 7,252,816

Inventors: Angquist; Lennart (Enkoping, SE), Paulsson; Lars (Vittsjo, SE), Petersson; Ake (Vasteras, SE), Thordvaldsson; Bjorn (Kolback, SE)
Title: Static var compensator apparatus
Patent Number: 7,986,132

Inventors: Anson; James H. (Auburn, IL)
Title: Adjustable grinder
Patent Number: 7,984,868

Inventors: Anthis; Jeffrey W. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Precursors and methods for the selective deposition of cobalt and manganese on metal surfaces
Patent Number: 9,090,641

Inventors: Anzo; Yoichi (Hitachinaka, JP), Takahashi; Makio (Hitachinaka, JP), Kobayashi; Takanobu (Tokai, JP)
Title: Ignition coil device for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,984,707

Inventors: Aoki; Fumio (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical fiber splicing technique and optical member unit
Patent Number: 7,985,028

Inventors: Aoki; Norihisa (Hamamatsu, JP), Torimura; Horiyuki (Hamamatsu, JP), Suzuki; Akira (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Performance data transmission controlling apparatus, and electronic musical instrument capable of acquiring performance data
Patent Number: 7,253,351

Inventors: Aoki; Shinji (Saitama, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image forming apparatus, image distributing apparatus, image processing method, computer program product, and recording medium
Patent Number: 7,986,837

Inventors: Arao; Tatsuya (Kanagawa, JP), Tanada; Yoshifumi (Kanagawa, JP), Shibata; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,253,038

Inventors: Arcese; Mauro (Fontana Liri, IT), Bernardini; Gianluca (Rome, IT), Crudele; Michele (Rome, IT), Pichetti; Luigi (Rome, IT)
Title: Configuration of componentized software applications
Patent Number: 9,092,230

Inventors: Arenburg; Robert T (Round Rock, TX), Barillaud; Franck (Austin, TX), Dutta; Shiv (Round Rock, TX), Mendoza; Alfredo V (Georgetown, TX)
Title: Privacy generation
Patent Number: 9,094,509

Inventors: Arimura; Koji (Toride, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,091,997

Inventors: Aritomi; Masanori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Printing method and system for executing printing in plural print processes
Patent Number: 7,253,911

Inventors: Ariyoshi; Hiromi (Kariya, JP)
Title: Fluid flow sensor
Patent Number: 7,251,995

Inventors: Ariyoshi; Yuji (Osaka, JP), Ataguchi; Osamu (Osaka, JP), Noda; Yosuke (Osaka, JP)
Title: Disk transfer device
Patent Number: 7,251,817

Inventors: Arjomand; Hamid (Tigard, OR), Neal; Phillip H. (San Rafael, CA)
Title: Convertible cargo container
Patent Number: 9,090,274

Inventors: Arkinstall; Stephen J. (Belmont, MA), Arulanandam; Antonio (Winchester, MA), Jiang; Xuliang (Braintree, MA), Magar; Sharad (Canton, MA), Nabioullin; Roustem (South Burlington, VT), Zhang; John Yingsheng (Foxboro, MA), Blume-Jensen; Peter (Newton, MA)
Title: Azole derivatives and pharmaceutical compositions containing them
Patent Number: 7,253,199

Inventors: Armani; Elisabetta (Parma, IT), Amari; Gabriele (Parma, IT), Riccaboni; Mauro (Parma, IT), Baker-Glenn; Charles (Essex, GB)
Title: Compounds
Patent Number: 9,090,606

Inventors: Armbruster; Michael D. (Buffalo, NY), Asbach; Ronald M. (Grand Island, NY), Schroth; Jennifer A. (Buffalo, NY), Van Huystee; Maarten (East Aurora, NY)
Title: Infant support structure with an entertainment device
Patent Number: 7,252,594

Inventors: Arn; Michael G. (Van Wert, OH)
Title: Method of forming an internal tube beadlock
Patent Number: 9,091,376

Inventors: Arumugham; Rasappa G. (Chapel Hill, NC), Prasad; A. Krishna (Chapel Hill, NC), Hagen; Michael (Pittsford, NY)
Title: A-.beta. immunogenic peptide carrier conjugates and methods of producing same
Patent Number: 9,089,510

Inventors: Arun; Uma (Novi, MI)
Title: Context specific speaker adaptation user interface
Patent Number: 7,986,974

Inventors: Ashrafzadeh; Farhad (Stevensville, MI), Janke; Brian P. (Saint Joseph, MI), Zasowski; Peter E. (Yantis, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for determining an inertia of a laundry load in a laundry treating appliance
Patent Number: 9,091,012

Inventors: Ashton; Gregory (Cincinnati, OH), Fukuda; Eiro (Mason, OH), Sullivan; Ann Marie (West Newton, MA), Chomyszak; Nancy Drainville (West Newton, MA)
Title: Absorbent article comprising a flap handle that aids in the application of said absorbent article
Patent Number: 7,985,210

Inventors: Astigarraga; Tara (Fairport, NY), Bates; Allen K. (Tucson, AZ), Dickens; Louie A. (Tucson, AZ), Haustein; Nils (Soergenloch, DE), Starling; Michael E. (Oceanside, CA), Winarski; Daniel J. (Tucson, AZ), Zamora; George G. (Vail, AZ)
Title: Authorizing removable medium access
Patent Number: 9,092,633

Inventors: Atanackovic; Petar B. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Silicon-on-insulator semiconductor wafer
Patent Number: 7,253,080

Inventors: Attia; Jonathan (Maisons-Alfort, FR), Pinot; Bernard (Fontenay, FR)
Title: Terminal for strong authentication of a user
Patent Number: 9,094,207

Inventors: Augur; Dennis Harold (Fulton, MO)
Title: Electrical outlet adapter with automatic power-on and power-off of peripheral outlets
Patent Number: 7,986,056

Inventors: Augustine, Jr.; James J. (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Contoured rear fender storage container for a motorcycle
Patent Number: 7,252,171

Inventors: Aw; Chee Hong (Klang, MY)
Title: Inverter-and-switched-capacitor-based squelch detector apparatus and method
Patent Number: 9,093,971

Inventors: Ayasse; Conrad (Calgary, CA)
Title: Diluent-enhanced in-situ combustion hydrocarbon recovery process
Patent Number: 7,984,759

Inventors: Ayukawa; Kazushige (Kokubunji, JP), Miura; Seiji (Hachioji, JP), Satoh; Jun (Musashino, JP), Watanabe; Takao (Fuchu, JP), Yanagisawa; Kazumasa (Kokubunji, JP), Kanno; Yusuke (Hachioji, JP), Mizuno; Hiroyuki (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit and data processing system
Patent Number: 7,254,680

Inventors: Azuma; Daichi (Myrtle Beach, SC), Hasegawa; Ryusuke (Morristown, NJ)
Title: Remote temperature sensing device and related remote temperature sensing method
Patent Number: 7,985,022

Inventors: butted.kgard; Per (Horsholm, DK), Trustrup; Jorn (Hvidovre, DK)
Title: Dental model
Patent Number: 9,092,997

Inventors: Baasch; Detlef (Friedrichshafen, DE), Mair; Ulrich (Friedrichshafen, DE), Pelchen; Christoph (Tettnang, DE), Rosemeier; Thomas (Meckenbeuren, DE)
Title: Transfer gearbox
Patent Number: 7,252,184

Inventors: Babbitt; Guy Robert (Fort Collins, CO), Maxey; Andrew Timothy (Arvada, CO), Siewers; Ernst Jan (Alkmaar, NL), Parker; Stuart (Wee sp, NL), Echter; Nicholas Paul (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Barrier densified fluid cleaning system
Patent Number: 9,091,017

Inventors: Bacon; Mark Richard (Coon Rapids, MN), Gangle; Rob Thomas (Andover, MN), Eggert; Kyle Jeffrey (Andover, MN)
Title: Enclosure with self-contained adjustable shrouding
Patent Number: 9,093,737

Inventors: Bai; Kun (Elmsford, NY), Li; Ming (Elmsford, NY), Liu; Leslie S. (White Plains, NY), Ye; Fan (Ossining, NY), Zeng; Liangzhao (Mohegan Lake, NY), Zhu; Xinxin (Croton on Hudson, NY)
Title: Guideline-based food purchase management
Patent Number: 9,092,811

Inventors: Bai; Shih-Jung (Kaohsiung, TW), Sun; Ju-Pin (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Solid polymer electrolyte, method for manufacturing the same and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,985,828

Inventors: Bai; Wei (Beijing, CN), Randall; David (Romsey Hampshire, GB), Zeng; Erlin (Beijing, CN), Han; Jing (Beijing, CN), Wang; Haiming (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method, apparatus and computer program product for triggering the determination of a timing advance for one component carrier based upon another component carrier
Patent Number: 9,094,905

Inventors: Bailey, Sr.; Ron (Hot Springs, AR)
Title: Particulate waste product gasification system and method
Patent Number: 7,985,268

Inventors: Baiocco; Christopher Vincent (Newburgh, NY), Chudzik; Michael P. (Danbury, CT), Nair; Deleep R. (Fishkill, NY), Shah; Jay M. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Method and structure to reduce FET threshold voltage shift due to oxygen diffusion
Patent Number: 9,093,495

Inventors: Bakre; Shashank (Woburn, MA), Kumar; Nitin (Burlington, MA)
Title: Electronic ballast control circuit
Patent Number: 7,986,111

Inventors: Balakrishnan; Balu (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Method of forming an integrated circuit with multi-length power transistor segments
Patent Number: 7,253,059

Inventors: Balakrishnan; Balu (Saratoga, CA), Djenguerian; Alex B. (Saratoga, CA), Lund; Leif O. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus providing a multi-function terminal for a power supply controller
Patent Number: 7,253,997

Inventors: Balasubramanian; Gopalan (Secundarabad, IN), Dhamjewar; Ravi (Hyderabad, IN), Mohammed; Rasheed (Hyderabad, IN), Hosamane; Sreedhara Swamy Keshavapura (Mumbai, IN), Ahmad; Ishtiyaque (Hyderabad, IN)
Title: Dipeptidyl peptidase IV inhibitors and processes for their preparation and pharmaceutical compositions containing them
Patent Number: 7,985,759

Inventors: Balchiunas; Akiko F. (Hinesburg, VT)
Title: Increase productivity at wafer test using probe retest data analysis
Patent Number: 7,253,650

Inventors: Baldemair; Robert (Solna, SE), Larsson; Daniel (Vallentuna, SE), Gerstenberger; Dirk (Stockholm, SE)
Title: Methods and arrangements in a wireless communications system
Patent Number: 9,094,170

Inventors: Bale; Melvyn C (Ipswich, GB), Harrison; Juan R (Billericay, GB)
Title: Predictively allocated bandwidth in a communications network
Patent Number: 7,254,130

Inventors: Bamberg; Joachim (Dachau, DE), Heitmeir; Franz (Graz, AT), Rossmann; Axel (Karlsfeld, DE)
Title: Gas turbine vane
Patent Number: 7,985,051

Inventors: Bandic; Zvonimir Z. (San Jose, CA), Moser; Michael A. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and system for fabricating a data storage medium
Patent Number: 7,986,484

Inventors: Bangert; Joachim (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Method of producing an integrated circuit arrangement with field-shaping electrical conductor
Patent Number: 7,253,009

Inventors: Bannai; Kazunori (Atsugi, JP), Higaki; Hideto (Yokohama, JP), Imaki; Daisuke (Sagamihara, JP), Kusunose; Noboru (Yokohama, JP), Sakaue; Yoshinobu (Machida, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, optical writing device, and optical writing method
Patent Number: 7,986,334

Inventors: Banning; Jeffrey H (Hillsboro, OR), Meinhardt; Michael B. (Salem, OR), Titterington; Donald R (Tualatin, OR), King; Clifford R (Salem, OR)
Title: Phase change ink formulations, colorant formulations, and methods of forming colorants
Patent Number: 7,985,865

Inventors: Bao; Junjing (Cedar Grove, NJ), Bonilla; Griselda (Fishkill, NY), Choi; Samuel S. (Fishkill, NY), Filippi; Ronald G. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Li; Wai-Kin (Hopewell Junction, NY), Lustig; Naftali E. (Croton-on-Hudson, NY), Simon; Andrew H. (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Electronic fuse with resistive heater
Patent Number: 9,093,452

Inventors: Barber; Tim Daniel (Lichfield Park, AZ), Dearing; Stella Silvana (Buckeye, AZ), Hindle; Timothy (Peoria, AZ)
Title: Fluid dampers having temperature-dependent viscosity compensation and auxiliary power unit inlet systems employing the same
Patent Number: 9,091,321

Inventors: Barbour; Robert Howie (Ashbourne, GB), Rickeard; David John (Didcot, GB), Schilowitz; Alan Mark (Highland Park, NJ)
Title: Fuel composition
Patent Number: 7,252,690

Inventors: Barenholz; Yechezkel (Jerusalem, IL), Garbuzenko; Olga (Jerusalem, IL)
Title: Method of lipid structure preparation
Patent Number: 7,985,417

Inventors: Barker; Kevin (Raleigh, NC), Hammad; Hanaa (Cairo, EG), Ghareeb Hegazy; Mohamed S. (Cairo, EG), Mahfouz; Tamer (Cairo, EG)
Title: Determining the processing order of a plurality of events
Patent Number: 9,092,278

Inventors: Barkie; Eric J. (Cary, NC), Fletcher; Benjamin L. (Elmsford, NY), Malone; Colm (New York, NY), Wyskida; Andrew P. (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Enhancing directory service authentication and authorization using contextual information
Patent Number: 9,094,398

Inventors: Barkie; Eric J. (Cary, NC), Fletcher; Benjamin L. (Elmsford, NY), Pistoia; Marco (Amawalk, NY), Ponzo; John J. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Wyskida; Andrew P. (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Authentication in virtual private networks
Patent Number: 9,094,400

Inventors: Barnes; Thomas J. (Beaverton, OR), Loyer; Marc A. (Sacramento, CA)
Title: Mitigating processing latency in RFID exchanges
Patent Number: 7,986,217

Inventors: Barron; Andrew R. (Houston, TX), Flood; Dennis J. (Oberlin, OH), Loscutova; John Ryan (Houston, TX)
Title: Fabrication of light emitting film coated fullerenes and their application for in-vivo light emission
Patent Number: 7,253,014

Inventors: Barry; Edwin Franklin (Vilas, NC)
Title: Coprocessor processing instructions in turn from multiple instruction ports coupled to respective processors
Patent Number: 7,254,695

Inventors: Bartels; Christian (Allschwil, CH)
Title: Incremental umbrella sampling
Patent Number: 7,987,219

Inventors: Bartley; Gerald Keith (Rochester, MN), Borkenhagen; John Michael (Rochester, MN), Drehmel; Robert Allen (Goodhue, MN), Marcella; James Anthony (Rochester, MN)
Title: Multi-node architecture with daisy chain communication link configurable to operate in unidirectional and bidirectional modes
Patent Number: 7,254,663

Inventors: Bartoschewski; Daniel (Gelsenkirchen, DE)
Title: Device for shaping laser radiation
Patent Number: 7,986,461

Inventors: Barzen; Stefan (Munich, DE), Dehe; Alfons (Neufahm, DE), Fuldner; Marc (Munich, DE)
Title: Micromechanical capacitive transducer and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,253,016

Inventors: Bass; Edward Albert (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: 24-volt engine start-up system
Patent Number: 7,986,053

Inventors: Bassi; Mattia (Milan, IT)
Title: Use of perfluoropolymers in the determination of the receptor-ligand binding constant
Patent Number: 7,985,600

Inventors: Bastian; Douglas (North Rose, NY)
Title: Rotary engine systems
Patent Number: 9,091,168

Inventors: Basu; Asitava (Kharagpur, IN), Maiti; Mrinal Kumar (Kharagpur, IN), Kar; Satarupa (Kharagpur, IN), Sen; Soumitra Kumar (Kharagpur, IN), Pandey; Banibrata (Hyderabad, IN)
Title: Transgenic sweet sorghum with altered lignin composition and process of preparation thereof
Patent Number: 7,985,890

Inventors: Basu; Scott K. (Depew, NY), Cariffe; Nancy M. (East Aurora, NY)
Title: Entertainment device and method of using the same
Patent Number: 7,252,510

Inventors: Bates; Cary L. (Rochester, MN), Mehta; Kershaw S. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Controlling access to variables protected by an alias during a debugging session
Patent Number: 9,092,562

Inventors: Bathija; Pravin M. (San Jose, CA), Aytac; Haluk (Lincoln, CA)
Title: Zero-copy direct memory access (DMA) network-attached storage (NAS) file system block writing
Patent Number: 9,092,426

Inventors: Bathurst; David B. (Clinton Township, MI), Bathurst; Veronica L. (Clinton Township, MI)
Title: Retractable shower expander assembly
Patent Number: 7,987,532

Inventors: Battersby; Stephen J. (Haywards Heath, GB)
Title: Non rectangular display device
Patent Number: 7,253,865

Inventors: Bauch; Jeffrey (Torrance, CA), Berard; Richard (Pasadena, CA), Pasqualino; Christopher R. (Glendora, CA), Petilli; Stephen G. (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Dual link DVI transmitter serviced by single phase locked loop
Patent Number: 7,254,183

Inventors: Baudot; Arnaud (Lyons, FR), Cadours; Renaud (Francheville, FR), Huyghe; Raphael (Lyons, FR), Jolimaitre; Elsa (Lyons, FR), Mougin; Pascal (Rueil Malmaison, FR), Toth; Eszter (Lyons, FR)
Title: Method for eliminating the carbonyl sulfide contained in a liquid hydrocarbon stream
Patent Number: 7,985,331

Inventors: Bauer; Jorg (Limburgerhof, DE), Senger; Toralf (Weinheim, DE), Zank; Thorsten (Mannheim, DE), Qiu; Xiao (Saskatoon, CA), Wu; Guohai (Saskatoon, CA)
Title: Nucleic acids encoding desaturases and modified plant oil
Patent Number: 9,090,902

Inventors: Baumgart; Hubert (Munster, DE), Hintze-Bruning; Horst (Munster, DE), Raka; Fatmir (Munster, DE), Dlugosch; Gabriele (Worms, DE), Dietsche; Frank (Schriesheim, DE), Gruber; Nick (Mannhem, DE), Beck; Erich (Ladenburg, DE), Schwalm; Reinhold (Wachenheimr, DE), Menzel; Klaus (Ludwigshafen, DE), Heischkel; Yvonne (Mannheim, DE), Austrup; Berthold (Nordkichen, DE)
Title: Method for producing moulded parts, in particular for use in the car industry, and a film comprising a coating which is suitable therefor
Patent Number: 7,985,478

Inventors: Baurle; Stefan (San Jose, CA)
Title: Detecting output diode conduction time for cable drop compensation of a power converter
Patent Number: 9,093,916

Inventors: Bavarian; Farshad Alexander (Houston, TX), Benedetto; Dennis J. (Spring, TX), Brady; John Michael (Houston, TX), Casey; Daniel Glenn (Kingwood, TX), Kenefake; Dean Alan (Sugar Land, TX), Perdue, Jr.; Charles Franklin (Houston, TX), Sun; Hongqiao Bruce (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Method for managing storage of gaseous hydrogen
Patent Number: 7,987,877

Inventors: Bayer; John J. (Bulter, PA)
Title: Double reversible clothing
Patent Number: 7,251,840

Inventors: Bazin; Roland (Bievres, FR), Giron; Franck (Ferrieres-En-Brie, FR)
Title: Device, system and method for observing a typological characteristic of the body
Patent Number: 7,986,987

Inventors: Beane; Glenn (Hanover, NH)
Title: Powder feed apparatus, system and method
Patent Number: 7,252,120

Inventors: Beaty; William Keith (Webster, TX), Pike; Patric Carey (Hopkins, MI), Gray; Calvin G. (Richmond, VA)
Title: System to determine product characteristics, counts, and per unit weight details
Patent Number: 9,091,623

Inventors: Becker; Michael M. (San Diego, CA), Schroth; Gary P. (Foster City, CA)
Title: Molecular torches and their use under denaturing conditions
Patent Number: 7,252,947

Inventors: Becker; Wiren D. (Hyde Park, NY), Chen; Zhaoqing (Poughkeepsie, NY), Katopis; George (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Ceramic substrate grid structure for the creation of virtual coax arrangement
Patent Number: 7,985,927

Inventors: Beckert; Richard D. (Lake Stevens, WA), Drasnin; Sharon (Seattle, WA), Radko; Ronald Otto (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Software management methods for automotive computing devices
Patent Number: 7,254,083

Inventors: Beenau; Blayn W (Peoria, AZ), Bonalle; David S (New Rochelle, NY), Fields; Seth W (Taylorsville, UT), Gray; William J (Salt Lake City, UT), Larkin; Carl (West Sussex, GB), Montgomery; Joshua L (Orem, UT), Saunders; Peter D (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: System for biometric security using a fob
Patent Number: 7,988,038

Inventors: Behzad; Arya Reza (Poway, CA)
Title: Method for transconductance linearization for DC-coupled applications
Patent Number: 7,254,164

Inventors: Beijnen; Jacob Hendrik (Amsterdam, NL), Schellens; Johannes Henricus Matthias (Amsterdam, NL), Moes; Johannes Jan (Amsterdam, NL), Nuijen; Bastiaan (Amsterdam, NL)
Title: Composition
Patent Number: 9,089,544

Inventors: Bell; Denise A. (Austin, TX), Grigsby; Travis M. (Austin, TX), Jenkins; Jana H. (Raleigh, NC), Livingston; Trevor (Austin, TX)
Title: Navigation system efficiently utilizes power by providing instructions to the driver for only the driver selected portion(s) of route
Patent Number: 9,091,562

Inventors: Bell; John O. (Sandy, UT)
Title: Passive monitoring of bioelectical signals and active electrical anesthesia stimulation
Patent Number: 7,986,996

Inventors: Bengtsson; Mikael (Eldsberga, SE), Larsson; Hakan (Halmstad, SE), Sauve; Raymond (Stone Mountain, GA), Siewert; Holger (Rheda-Wiedenbrueck, DE), Victor; Jan (Halmstad, SE), Palsson; Kent (Aled, SE)
Title: High load operation of an industrial roll door
Patent Number: 7,252,133

Inventors: Benhase, Jr.; Michael Thomas (Tucson, AZ), Brown; Theresa Mary (Tucson, AZ), Gupta; Lokesh Mohan (Tucson, AZ), Mellgren; Carol Santich (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Cascaded, point-in-time-copy architecture with data deduplication
Patent Number: 9,092,155

Inventors: Benton; John F. (Pearland, TX)
Title: Controlling actuation of tools in a wellbore with a phase change material
Patent Number: 7,987,914

Inventors: Berger; Derrin M. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Chen; Jonathan Y. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Gilbert; Thomas E. (Red Hook, NY)
Title: Method and service and computer program code for broadcast of interface group bring-up in a multiprocessor computer system having multiple nodes
Patent Number: 7,254,656

Inventors: Berger; Richard A. (Chicago, IL), Johnson; Erin M. (Columbia City, IN), Newsome; Archie W. (Mentone, IN), Schlemmer; Randy L. (Bremen, IN)
Title: Acetabular cup conversion ring
Patent Number: 7,985,259

Inventors: Bergh; Howard S. (Hillsborough, CA), Ziebarth; Jonathan (San Francisco, CA), Timmerman; Nicolas (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Electrochromic multi-layer devices with composite current modulating structure
Patent Number: 9,091,868

Inventors: Bergh; Howard S. (Hillsborough, CA), Ziebarth; Jonathan (San Francisco, CA), Timmerman; Nicolas (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Electrochromic multi-layer devices with composite electrically conductive layers
Patent Number: 9,091,895

Inventors: Berionne; Michele (San Diego, CA), Vijayakumar; Rajiv Kumar (La Jolla, CA), Taleppady; Anil Kumar (San Diego, CA), Didjusto; Damir (San Diego, CA), Zhu; Xiaomin (San Diego, CA), Ruvalcaba; Jose Alfredo (Winchester, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for bearer independent protocol gateway optimization
Patent Number: 9,094,433

Inventors: Berke; William M. (Cowan Heights, CA)
Title: Orthokeratological contact lenses and design methods therefor
Patent Number: 7,984,988

Inventors: Berman; Andrew B. (Flagstaff, AZ), Kranzer; Thane L. (Flaggstaff, AZ), Wentworth; Dean R. (Flagstaff, AZ)
Title: Membrane for use in sutured or sutureless surgical procedures
Patent Number: 7,985,263

Inventors: Berry; Christopher J. (Hudson, NY), Curley; Lawrence David (Round Rock, TX), Meaney; Patrick James (Poughkeepsie, NY), Orf; Diana Lynn (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Method for optimizing scan chains in an integrated circuit that has multiple levels of hierarchy
Patent Number: 7,987,400

Inventors: Beser; Nurettin Burcak (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: TDD sector control systems and methods
Patent Number: 9,094,992

Inventors: Bevente; Guy (Wayne, IL), Thane-Paquette; Michael (Chesterfield, MO), Koeppen; Gregg R. (Grafton, WI), Moran; Douglas Robert (Danville, CA), Roper; Danny Lee (Grover, MO), Wolken; Kimberly Renee (Concord, CA), Anderson; Jennifer Lynn (Chicago, IL)
Title: Shared usage telecommunications billing system and method
Patent Number: 7,987,122

Inventors: Beyer; Kevin Scott (San Jose, CA), Gemulla; Rainer (Dresden, DE), Haas; Peter Jay (San Jose, CA), Reinwald; Berthold (San Jose, CA), Sismanis; John (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method for estimating the number of distinct values in a partitioned dataset
Patent Number: 7,987,177

Inventors: Beymer; David J. (San Jose, CA), Kumar; Ritwik K. (San Jose, CA), Syeda-Mahmood; Tanveer F. (Cupertino, CA), Wang; Fei (San Jose, CA), Zhang; Yong (San Jose, CA)
Title: Bidirectional blood vessel segmentation
Patent Number: 9,092,849

Inventors: Bezy; Michel (Chapel Hill, NC), Cole; Alan George (Katonah, NY), Munson; Jonathan Paul (Putnam Valley, NY), Mitchell; Stella J. (Pleasantville, NY), Wood; David Alvra (Scarsdale, NY)
Title: Generation of composite spatial representations
Patent Number: 9,092,887

Inventors: Bhadri; Prashant (Pico Rivera, CA), Kerns; Ralph (Laguna Niguel, CA), Lue; Jaw-Chyng Lormen (San Gabriel, CA), McCormick; Matthew (Forest Falls, CA), Humayun; Mark (Glendale, CA)
Title: Self contained illuminated infusion cannula systems and methods and devices
Patent Number: 9,089,364

Inventors: Bhatt; Dhruv A. (Indian Trail, NC), McNeil; Kristin E. (Charlotte, NC), Patel; Nitaben A. (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Solving problems in data processing systems based on text analysis of historical data
Patent Number: 9,092,511

Inventors: Bhattacharyya; Sukanta (Belmont, CA), Sobek; Daniel (Portola Valley, CA)
Title: Hydrolase detection system with sterically caged substrates
Patent Number: 9,091,659

Inventors: Bhogal; Kulvir S. (Fort Worth, TX), Boss; Gregory J. (Saginaw, MI), Comes; Sheryl L. (Castle Pines, CO), Hamilton, II; Rick A. (Charlottesville, VA), Sand; Anne R. (Canon City, CO)
Title: Customizing language and content of media for an announcement
Patent Number: 9,094,702

Inventors: Bhogal; Navjot S. (Bangalore, IN), Gupta; Bhupesh (Bangalore, IN), Mungi; Ashish (Bangalore, IN), Reddy; Kapuveera R. (Bangalore, IN), Sodhi; Manjit S. (Karnataka, IN), Viswanathan; Ram (Plano, TX)
Title: Enabling multi-tenancy for integrated development environment software in virtual environments
Patent Number: 9,092,254

Inventors: Biagiotti; William (St. James, NY), Howell; David (St. James, NY)
Title: Video generation and capture techniques
Patent Number: 7,253,792

Inventors: Bideault; Jean-Michel (Meriel, FR)
Title: Method and device for positioning a branch connection on a pipeline
Patent Number: 7,252,459

Inventors: Biedermann; Lutz (VS-Villingen, DE), Matthis; Wilfried (Weisweil, DE), Harms; Jurgen (Karlsruhe, DE)
Title: Rod assembly and modular rod system for spinal stabilization
Patent Number: 9,089,369

Inventors: Bingle; Robert L. (Zeeland, MI), Meinke; Joseph (Gowen, MI)
Title: Cowl with embedded antenna
Patent Number: 7,253,778

Inventors: Binmore; Ian Rex (Houston, TX)
Title: Hole drilling apparatus and process for edge mounted RFID tag
Patent Number: 9,089,902

Inventors: Binothman; Albara M. (Portland, OR)
Title: Versatile perching block
Patent Number: 9,089,112

Inventors: Birnbaum; Bernardo (Aventura, FL)
Title: Surgical laminar air flow apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,252,089

Inventors: Bishop; James Wilson (Leander, TX), Le; Hung Qui (Austin, TX), Nahidi; Jafar (Round Rock, TX), Nguyen; Dung Quoc (Austin, TX), Thompto; Brian William (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for dynamic modification of microprocessor instruction group at dispatch
Patent Number: 7,254,697

Inventors: Biskeborn; Robert G. (Hollister, CA), Fontana, Jr.; Robert E. (San Jose, CA), Lo; Calvin S. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Apparatus with a lapping guide within a span of the transducer array
Patent Number: 9,093,087

Inventors: Biswas; Prasenjit (Lowell, MA), Mayiladuthurai; Ramesh S. (Santa Clara, CA), Chetput; Chandrashekar L. (Santa Clara, CA), Kolpekwar; Abhijeet (New Berlin, WI)
Title: Connecting verilog-AMS and VHDL-AMS components in a mixed-language mixed-signal design
Patent Number: 7,251,795

Inventors: Biswas; Siddhartha (Calcutta, IN), Venkataramani; Krishnamuty (Secunderabad, IN)
Title: Bowl mill for a coal pulverizer with an air mill for primary entry of air
Patent Number: 7,252,253

Inventors: Biswas; Surupa (Redmond, WA), Gershony; Ori (Redmond, WA), Kotas; Jan (Redmond, WA), Sollich; Peter F. (Munich, DE)
Title: Targeted patching for native generation images
Patent Number: 7,987,457

Inventors: Blachley; David (Santa Ana, CA)
Title: Grooved-stile shutter
Patent Number: 7,987,565

Inventors: Black; Charles T. (New York, NY), Guarini; Kathryn Wilder (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Method of forming a nonvolatile memory device using semiconductor nanoparticles
Patent Number: 7,985,686

Inventors: Blacker; Richard (London, CA), Engelbreth; Daniel K. (London, CA), Schmidt; James N. (London, CA)
Title: Indicating device
Patent Number: 7,984,826

Inventors: Blackshear; Edmund (Wappingers Falls, NY), Cyr; Elaine (Granby, CA), Fasano; Benjamin Vito (New Windsor, NY), Fortier; Paul Francis (Richelieu, CA), Interrante; Marcus E. (New Paltz, NY), Lam; Roger (Fishkill, NY), Li; Shidong (Poughkeepsie, NY), Lombardi; Thomas Edward (Poughkeepsie, NY), Toy; Hilton T. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Weiss; Thomas (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Electronic module assembly with patterned adhesive array
Patent Number: 9,093,563

Inventors: Blakeway; Douglas H. (Langley, CA)
Title: Method of enclosing an electronic circuit with a permanently closed enclosure
Patent Number: 7,984,540

Inventors: Blanchard; Normand (Gatineau, CA)
Title: Container holder
Patent Number: 7,988,117

Inventors: Blanco; Rafael (Essex Junction, VT), Granato; Suzanne (Essex Junction, VT), Kampf; Francis A. (Jeffersonville, VT), Massey; Douglas T. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Simulation testing of digital logic circuit designs
Patent Number: 7,251,794

Inventors: Blinn; Arnold (Bellevue, WA), Hagan; Cynthia (Seattle, WA), Gillett; Don (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Validation of domain name control
Patent Number: 7,987,251

Inventors: Bliss; William (Granite Canyon, WY), Wang; John (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Linearization of optical intensity modulation systems
Patent Number: 9,094,130

Inventors: Blom; Petra Marcella Francoise (Destelbergen, BE), Hoflack; Jan Marie Cyriel Jozef (Malle, BE)
Title: Macrocyclic FLT3 kinase inhibitors
Patent Number: 9,090,630

Inventors: Blonder; Gregory (Summit, NJ), DeLaRosa; Dan (Coral Springs, FL)
Title: Headphone apparatus with cord storage
Patent Number: 9,094,757

Inventors: Bober; Henry T. (Fairport, NY)
Title: Compact printer paper path manual access improvement with collapsible air ducts
Patent Number: 7,252,286

Inventors: Bocarsly; Andrew (Plainsboro, NJ), Lakkaraju; Prasad (East Brunswick, NJ), Morris; Amanda (Morrisville, PA), Dominey; Raymond (Henrico, VA)
Title: Advanced aromatic amine heterocyclic catalysts for carbon dioxide reduction
Patent Number: 9,090,976

Inventors: Boddupalli; Sekhar (San Jose, CA), Walkinshaw; Gail (San Jose, CA), Wang; Bing (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Furanone derivatives
Patent Number: 7,985,771

Inventors: Bogner; Etay (Tel-Aviv, IL)
Title: Data distribution using DNS
Patent Number: 7,987,291

Inventors: Bohlander; Ralf (Erkrath, DE)
Title: Solvent-free water-soluble silane-modified silicates
Patent Number: 9,090,781

Inventors: Boletis; Alexis (Lugano, CH), Barrot; Francois (Chavannes, CH), Moser; Roland (Lausanne, CH)
Title: Three axis active magnetic levitation for inertial sensing systems
Patent Number: 7,252,001

Inventors: Bolle; Cristian A (Bridgewater, NJ), Hodes; Marc Scott (New Providence, NJ), Kolodner; Paul Robert (Hoboken, NJ)
Title: Thermal management for shielded circuit packs
Patent Number: 7,254,034

Inventors: Bolz; Stephan (Pfatter, DE)
Title: Circuit arrangement and method for sequential classification of a plurality of controllable components
Patent Number: 7,253,539

Inventors: Bolzacchini; Giovanni (Solarolo di Goito, IT)
Title: Churn for processing food products
Patent Number: 7,987,773

Inventors: Boncha; Scott L. (Chardon, OH), McCartney; Dale (Chardon, OH)
Title: Method for manufacturing multi-piece bonded graphite blanks for EDM
Patent Number: 9,089,915

Inventors: Boni; Piotr (Providence, RI), Armstrong; Michael (Philadelphia, PA), Schulzrinne; Henning (Leonia, NJ), Song; Wonsang (New York, NY), Kim; Jong Yul (New York, NY)
Title: Emergency text communications
Patent Number: 9,094,535

Inventors: Bonneau; Dominique P. (La Rochette, FR), Hauviller; Philippe (Itteville, FR), Vallet; Vincent (Mennecy, FR)
Title: Serializer/deserializer circuit for jitter sensitivity characterization
Patent Number: 7,251,764

Inventors: Borer; Terry (Toronto, CA), Singh; Deshanand (Mississauga, CA), Brown; Stephen (Toronto, CA)
Title: Synthesis aware placement: a novel approach that combines knowledge of possible resynthesis
Patent Number: 7,254,801

Inventors: Borgmeier; Frieder (Mannheim, DE), Rosowski; Frank (Mannheim, DE), Lintz; Hans-Guenther (Karlsruhe, DE), Grisstede; Ina (Karlsruhe, DE), Cabre; Elisabet Bacells (Karlsruhe, DE)
Title: Preparation of (meth)acrylic acid
Patent Number: 7,253,310

Inventors: Boris; David Charles (Webster, NY), Hosmer; Teresa Joy (Webster, NY)
Title: Inkjet printing fluid composition
Patent Number: 9,090,786

Inventors: Borkowski; Daniel G. (Lunenburg, MA), Sistla; Krishnakanth V. (Portland, OR)
Title: Virtualized communication sockets for multi-flow access to message channel infrastructure within CPU
Patent Number: 9,092,581

Inventors: Borthakur; Dhrubajyoti (San Jose, CA), Premo; Nur (San Jose, CA)
Title: System and method for directing query traffic
Patent Number: 7,987,181

Inventors: Bottema; Brian (Austin, TX)
Title: Method of polishing a layer using a polishing pad
Patent Number: 7,985,122

Inventors: Bottomley; Gregory E. (Cary, NC), Ramesh; Rajaram (Cary, NC), Cheng; Jung-Fu (Cary, NC)
Title: Method and apparatus for decoding of turbo encoded data in a communication system
Patent Number: 7,251,770

Inventors: Bouche; Guillaume (Albany, NY), Wang; Haiting (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Completing middle of line integration allowing for self-aligned contacts
Patent Number: 9,093,557

Inventors: Bougamont; Jean-Louis (Eu, FR)
Title: Atomiser comprising a pump that forms a stopper
Patent Number: 7,252,211

Inventors: Bouhaj; Mohamed (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Diaphragm for throttling a volume flow in an air distribution ducting system of an air-conditioning unit of a commercial aircraft
Patent Number: 7,987,872

Inventors: Bourdon; Pascal (Chevaigne, FR), Thiebaud; Sylvain (Noyal sur Vilaine, FR), Sacre; Jean-Jacques (Chateaugiron, FR)
Title: Method for sequentially displaying a colour image
Patent Number: 9,094,656

Inventors: Bournas; Redha M. (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Rapidly optimizing staffing levels in a ticketing system using simulation
Patent Number: 9,092,750

Inventors: Bower; Belinda Sue (Lewisville, NC)
Title: Upper garment for patient
Patent Number: 7,987,524

Inventors: Bowes; Michael J. (Mammoth Lakes, CA), Baden; Eric A. (Saratoga, CA), Dull; John J. (Sunnyvale, CA), McDowell; Curt (Mountain View, CA)
Title: System and method for maintaining a layer 2 modification buffer
Patent Number: 7,986,616

Inventors: Boxall; Alan S. (Markham, CA), Pett; Roger E. (Toronto, CA), Wong; Kendrick (Markham, CA)
Title: Synchronization point visualization for modified program source code
Patent Number: 9,092,565

Inventors: Boyd; Graeme B. (North Vancouver, CA), Lye; William M. (Coquitlam, CA), Cheng; Xun (Coquitlam, CA)
Title: Methods for forming fully segmented salicide ballasting (FSSB) in the source and/or drain region
Patent Number: 7,985,644

Inventors: Boyd; John M. (Atascadero, CA), de Larios; John M. (Palo Alto, CA), Ravkin; Michael (Sunnyvale, CA), Redeker; Fred C. (Fremont, CA)
Title: System and method for integrating in-situ metrology within a wafer process
Patent Number: 7,252,097

Inventors: Boyd; John M. (Atascadero, CA), Redeker; Fred C. (Fremont, CA), Dordi; Yezdi (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Compliant grinding wheel
Patent Number: 7,252,736

Inventors: Boyd; Kenneth Wayne (Tucson, AZ), Day, III; Kenneth Fairclough (Tucson, AZ), Dean; Mark Edward (Tucson, AZ), Wolfgang; John Jay (Winston-Salem, NC)
Title: Method, system and article of manufacture for metadata replication and restoration
Patent Number: 7,987,158

Inventors: Boyette; Neil H. A. (Oregon City, OR), Fang; Haijing (San Jose, CA)
Title: Process networking and resource optimization
Patent Number: 9,092,751

Inventors: Bradfield; Andrew J. (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Canevari; Paul (Poughkeepsie, NY), Fleck; Kenneth W. (Hurley, NY), Maher; Robert (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Provide an appliance like test vehicle for IT disaster recovery
Patent Number: 9,092,395

Inventors: Bradford; Paul (East Amherst, NY), Fugard; David Kent (St. Catherines, Ontario, CA)
Title: Expansion joint system including damping means
Patent Number: 7,252,454

Inventors: Brahmbhatt; Sudhir R. (Glencoe, MO)
Title: Oxygen-assisted fermentation process
Patent Number: 7,985,574

Inventors: Braid; Simon Christopher (Peterborough, GB)
Title: Window glazing unit for a building window assembly
Patent Number: 7,987,642

Inventors: Branch; Joel W. (Hamden, CT), Nidd; Michael E. (Zurich, CH), Rissmann; Ruediger (Zurich, CH)
Title: Detecting transparent network communication interception appliances
Patent Number: 9,094,309

Inventors: Brannen; Russell H. (Marietta, GA)
Title: Clamping device for stainless steel sinks
Patent Number: 7,252,274

Inventors: Braun; Adam C. (Sunnyvale, CA), Rosenberg; Louis B. (San Jose, CA), Martin; Kenneth M. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Textures and other spatial sensations for a relative haptic interface device
Patent Number: 7,986,303

Inventors: Braunberger; Alfred S. (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Title: Timing system and device and method for making the same
Patent Number: 7,254,095

Inventors: Bray; Robert S. (Studio City, CA), Moran; James M. (North Royalton, OH), Whiteaker; Mark T. (Rocky River, OH)
Title: Implant subsidence control
Patent Number: 7,985,255

Inventors: Breil; Nicolas L. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Gluschenkov; Oleg (Tannersville, NY)
Title: Dual silicide integration with laser annealing
Patent Number: 9,093,424

Inventors: Breitenbach; Paul T. (Wilton, CT), Signorelli; Paul D. (Ridgefield, CT), Zhuk; Igor (Weston, CT)
Title: Machine retrofits and interactive soda fountains
Patent Number: 9,092,768

Inventors: Brewer; Jason M. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Interconnected Ethernet and 1394 network
Patent Number: 7,254,131

Inventors: Brewster; M. Hoyt (Salt Lake City, UT), Moore; Charles H. (Salt Lake City, UT), Willham; John E. C. (Sandy, UT)
Title: Structured-core laminate panels and methods of forming the same
Patent Number: 9,091,067

Inventors: Brezinski; Michael M. (Duncan, OK), Chitwood; Gregory B. (Dallas, TX), Echols; Ralph H. (Dallas, TX), Funkhouser; Gary P. (Duncan, OK), Gano; John C. (Carrollton, TX), Herman; Paul I. (Plano, TX), Kilgore; Marion D. (Dallas, TX), Powell; Ronald J. (Duncan, OK), Ray; Thomas W. (Plano, TX), Sanders; Michael W. (Duncan, OK), Taylor; Robert S. (Red Deer, CA), Todd; Bradley L. (Duncan, OK), Tuckness; Cynthia (Coppell, TX)
Title: Annular isolators for expandable tubulars in wellbores
Patent Number: 7,252,142

Inventors: Bridges; Jeffrey A. (Allen, TX)
Title: Animal washing system
Patent Number: 7,987,819

Inventors: Brignac; Jacques L. (Simsbury, CT)
Title: Portable ultrasonic scanner device for nondestructive testing
Patent Number: 7,984,650

Inventors: Briskey; Kenneth C. (Hyde Park, NY), Potter; Bruce M. (Saugerties, NY), Ranganathan; Kesavaprasath (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Diagnostic probe management in data processing systems
Patent Number: 7,254,745

Inventors: Brockunier; Linda (Orange, NJ), Parmee; Emma (Scotch Plains, NJ), Weber; Ann E. (Scotch Plains, NJ)
Title: Dipeptidyl peptidase inhibitors for the treatment of diabetes
Patent Number: 7,253,172

Inventors: Brokenshire; Daniel Alan (Round Rock, TX), D'Amora; Bruce David (New Milford, CT), Fossum; Gordon Clyde (Austin, TX), Johns; Charles Ray (Austin, TX), Liberty; John Samuel (Austin, TX), Michael; Brad William (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for generating gammacorrected antialiased lines
Patent Number: 7,986,330

Inventors: Brooks; Matthew Everett (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Blocking a selected port prior to installation of an application
Patent Number: 9,092,574

Inventors: Brown; Jeffrey A. (Roseville, MN), Hsiao; Philip E. (Eden Prairie, MN), Finseth; Craig A. (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting and viewing similar programs within a video system
Patent Number: 7,254,829

Inventors: Brown; Stephen J. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Networked system for interactive communication and remote monitoring of individuals
Patent Number: 7,252,636

Inventors: Brown; Stephen J. (Woodside, CA)
Title: Networked system for interactive communication and remote monitoring of individuals
Patent Number: 7,987,100

Inventors: Brown; Theresa M. (Tucson, AZ), Francisco; Nedlaya Y. (Tucson, AZ), Harris, Jr.; Theodore T. (Tucson, AZ), Li; Suguang (Tucson, AZ), Lipets; Mark L. (Tucson, AZ), Mellgren; Carol S. (Tucson, AZ), Saba; Raul E. (Tucson, AZ), Sanchez; Alfred E. (Tucson, AZ), Stanley; Warren K. (Loveland, CO)
Title: Bitmap selection for remote copying of updates
Patent Number: 9,092,449

Inventors: Brown; Tracey J. (Flemington, AU), Brownlee; Gary R. (East Burwood, AU)
Title: Antibody that specifically binds hyaluronan synthase
Patent Number: 7,985,844

Inventors: Browne; William R. (Saratoga Springs, NY)
Title: Shelf liner
Patent Number: 7,253,126

Inventors: Broyles; Robert H. (Oklahoma City, OK)
Title: Method for regulating production of hemoglobin beta chains
Patent Number: 9,089,521

Inventors: Brugler; Thomas Stanton (Research Triangle Park, NC), Conzola; Vincent Charles (Research Triangle Park, NC), Craig; Randall Avery (Research Triangle Park, NC), Franks; John Paul (Research Triangle Park, NC), Molander; Mark E. (Research Triangle Park, NC)
Title: Auto suggestion tool
Patent Number: 9,092,550

Inventors: Brunner; Torsten (Borsdorf, DE), Jaentschel; Frank (Leipzig, DE), Krause; Torsten (Calden, DE), Steinert; Andreas (Beucha, DE), Tischer; Siegmar (Borsdorf, DE)
Title: Gatherer stitcher with variable chain pitch
Patent Number: 7,988,138

Inventors: Brunnett; Don (Pleasanton, CA), Purkett; John (Longmont, CO), Liikanen; Bruce (Berthoud, CO)
Title: Dynamic shock detection in disk drive using hair trigger timer
Patent Number: 7,253,982

Inventors: Buchner; Frank (Cold Spring Harbor, NY)
Title: Interactive synchronized multi-screen display
Patent Number: 9,092,184

Inventors: Buckhurst; David W. (Knutsford, GB), Cartmell; Michael T. (Lytham St. Annes, GB)
Title: Concurrent test instrumentation
Patent Number: 9,091,723

Inventors: Buescher; James (San Diego, CA)
Title: Neutrally buoyant submerged system using greater density ballast fluid
Patent Number: 7,984,685

Inventors: Buescher; James (San Diego, CA), Sullivan; Peter (Solana Beach, CA), Bratten; Aaron (El Cajon, CA)
Title: Neutrally buoyant submerged system using lesser density ballast fluid
Patent Number: 7,987,805

Inventors: Burge; Benjamin D. (Shaker Heights, OH)
Title: Multimedia device bracket
Patent Number: 7,988,111

Inventors: Burka; Peter W. (Ottawa, CA), Heidinga; Daniel J. (Ottawa, CA), Taylor; Karl M. (Kanata, CA), Thomann; Olivier P. (Gatineau, CA)
Title: Serialization of pre-initialized objects
Patent Number: 9,092,237

Inventors: Burkert; Frank (Munchen, DE), Liebl; Gunther (Freising, DE), Nguyen; Thi Min Ha (Munchen, DE), Pandel; Juergen (Feldkirchen-Westerham, DE)
Title: Method for correcting errors in a packet-oriented data transmission
Patent Number: 7,251,767

Inventors: Burnett; Rodney Carlton (Austin, TX), McBrearty; Gerald Francis (Austin, TX)
Title: Internet small computer systems interface (iSCSI) software target boot and dump routing driver
Patent Number: 7,987,226

Inventors: Burnley; Richard P. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Timing performance analysis
Patent Number: 7,254,794

Inventors: Burns; David (Portland, OR), Allen; James D. (Portland, OR), Upton; Michael D. (Portland, OR), Boggs; Darrell D. (Aloha, OR), Sager; David J. (Portland, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for assigning thread priority in a processor or the like
Patent Number: 7,987,346

Inventors: Burrows; Clive Harrold Thomas (Hazlemere, GB), Church; Kelvyn (Reading, GB), Church; Stephen (Farnborough, GB), Freeman; David Ernest Lane (South Croydon, GB), Matthews; James Robert Arnold (Bracknell, GB)
Title: Ophthamoscope
Patent Number: 7,252,381

Inventors: Burwell; Phillip (Snohomish, WA), Guo; Zihong (Bellevue, WA), Matson; Jennifer Kristine (Renton, WA), Daly; Steven Ross (Sammamish, WA), Shine; David B. (Sammamish, WA), Lichttenegger; Gary (Woodinville, WA), Bishop; Jean (Bothell, WA), Yeo; Nick (Great Bookham, GB), Narciso; Hugh (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Light generating device to intravascular use
Patent Number: 7,252,677

Inventors: Buzz, III; Frank Herman (Port ST Lucie, FL)
Title: Sliding glass door safety latch
Patent Number: 9,091,103

Inventors: Bybell; Anthony J. (Chapel Hill, NC), Gschwind; Michael K. (Chappaqua, NY)
Title: Identification and consolidation of page table entries
Patent Number: 9,092,359

Inventors: Byrne; Brian Paul (Valley Cottage, NY), McLeester; Douglas Edward (Flemington, NJ)
Title: Apparatus and method for loading and unloading containers
Patent Number: 9,090,411

Inventors: Byun; Bo-Hyun (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Rechargeable battery
Patent Number: 9,093,723

Inventors: Byun; Yu Chan (Kyungki-Do, KR), Park; Chan Yong (Seoul, KR), Koo; Jun Hyoung (Seoul, KR), Lee; Jin Soo (Kyungki-Do, KR), Baek; Yu Sung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for searching menu in mobile communication terminal
Patent Number: 7,986,305

Inventors: Caldwell; Fred (San Jose, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for mounting a touch sensor device
Patent Number: 9,092,082

Inventors: Callender; Christopher Peter (Kinross, GB), Chen; Tao (Espoo, FI)
Title: Modified measurement procedures for user equipments
Patent Number: 9,094,882

Inventors: Calvanese Strinati; Emilio (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Traffic management gateway for machine-to-machine network
Patent Number: 9,094,871

Inventors: Campbell; Levi A. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Chu; Richard C. (Hopewell Junction, NY), David; Milnes P. (Fishkill, NY), Ellsworth, Jr.; Michael J. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Iyengar; Madhusudan K. (Foster City, CA), Simons; Robert E. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Heat sink structure with a vapor-permeable membrane for two-phase cooling
Patent Number: 9,089,936

Inventors: Cao; Qing (Yorktown Heights, NY), Gunawan; Oki (Fair Lawn, NJ)
Title: Magnetic trap for cylindrical diamagnetic materials
Patent Number: 9,093,377

Inventors: Cao; Weilong (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Splicing-type unloading device of tubular material packaging
Patent Number: 9,090,368

Inventors: Cao; Yang (Beaverton, OR), Ma; Yue (Hillsboro, OR), Chen; Jir-shyr (Beavergon, OR), Rastogi; Rajiv (Portland, OR)
Title: Using cell voltage as a monitor for deposition coverage
Patent Number: 7,985,328

Inventors: Cardona; Omar (Cedar Park, TX), Jain; Vinit (Austin, TX), Recio; Renato J. (Austin, TX), Sharma; Rakesh (Austin, TX)
Title: Acceleration for virtual bridged hosts
Patent Number: 9,092,274

Inventors: Carl; Keith D. (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Laser-guided positioning device
Patent Number: 7,984,557

Inventors: Carlini; Rina (Oakville, CA), Allen; C. Geoffrey (Waterdown, CA)
Title: Nonpolar liquid and solid phase change ink compositions comprising nanosized particles of benzimidazolone pigments
Patent Number: 7,985,290

Inventors: Carlsen; Kurt A. (Burlington, VT)
Title: System and method for abating the simultaneous flow of silane and arsine
Patent Number: 7,252,858

Inventors: Carlson; David Glenn (Rochester, MN), Hoeschen; Steven Virgil (Rochester, MN), Kathmann; Kevin James (Rochester, MN)
Title: Monitoring and debugging query execution objects
Patent Number: 9,092,464

Inventors: Carothers; Daniel N. (Oro Valley, AZ), Berger; Richard W. (Woodbridge, VA)
Title: Components and configurations for test and valuation of integrated optical busses
Patent Number: 7,987,066

Inventors: Carreon; Kristopher (Montebello, CA), Park; Soo Youn (Tustin, CA), Cheung; Mervyn (Alhambra, CA)
Title: Universal charging dock with a wall mount
Patent Number: 9,093,849

Inventors: Cashin; Arthur Henry (Nashville, TN), Qashou; Imad Mohammed (Nashville, TN)
Title: Impact resistant sheet material
Patent Number: 7,984,591

Inventors: Casini; Alberto (Arezzo, IT)
Title: Clasp for ornamental chains
Patent Number: 9,089,193

Inventors: Casperson; John R (Pensacola, FL)
Title: Propulsion system for multihull watercraft
Patent Number: 9,090,321

Inventors: Cassidy; Michael (Hoboken, NJ), Jones; Andrew (Bradenton, FL)
Title: Product centric merchandiser
Patent Number: 9,093,000

Inventors: Cattacin; Gilles (Colmar, FR), Jehl; Jean-Louis (Artolsheim, FR), Pommier; Nicolas (Colmar, FR)
Title: System for dispensing paper in roll form, method of manufacturing such a roll, and roll of paper
Patent Number: 7,988,085

Inventors: Cauthen, III; Joseph C. (Gainesville, FL), Burns; Matthew M. (Orono, MN), Wales; Lawrence W. (Maplewood, MN), Dukart; Brian L. (Brooklyn Park, MN), Wessman; Bradley J. (Wilmington, NC), Houfburg; Rodney L. (Prior Lake, MN), Burmeister; Paul (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Methods and devices for spinal disc annulus reconstruction and repair
Patent Number: 7,985,257

Inventors: Cazaux; Yvon (Grenoble, FR), Herault; Didier (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Control of a photosensitive cell
Patent Number: 7,253,393

Inventors: Ceu; Pail (Felsozolamali, HU)
Title: Advanced circuit arrangement of transformerless 1 phase PV inverter
Patent Number: 9,093,922

Inventors: Cha; Sang-hyuk (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method of interval photographing under a plurality of photographing conditions and photographing apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,986,876

Inventors: Chainer; Timothy J. (Putnam Valley, NY), Parida; Pritish R. (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Actively controlling coolant-cooled cold plate configuration
Patent Number: 9,095,078

Inventors: Chakra; Al (Apex, NC), Harpur; Liam (Skerries, IE), Kelly; Mark (Skerries, IE), Rice; John (Waterford, IE)
Title: Email history handler that chooses history segments to include with a communication reply
Patent Number: 9,092,760

Inventors: Chalvignac; Philippe Auguste (Moissy Cramayel, FR)
Title: Breathing assistance apparatus
Patent Number: 9,089,660

Inventors: Cham; Pak Meng (Plano, TX), Jordan, IV; Glenn T. (Prosper, TX), Kozman; Austin (Dallas, TX), Flowers; Sean (Cincinnati, OH), Short; Matthew (Wilmington, OH)
Title: Ultrasonic sealing of packages
Patent Number: 9,090,021

Inventors: Champaigne; Jack (Mishawaka, IN)
Title: Method of shot peening coil springs
Patent Number: 7,984,537

Inventors: Chan; Alistair K. (Bainbridge Island, WA), Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Kare; Jordin T. (Seattle, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: System for altering temperature of an electrical energy storage device or an electrochemical energy generation device using microchannels based on states of the device
Patent Number: 9,093,725

Inventors: Chang; Chih-Kuang (New Taipei, TW), Chen; Xian-Yi (Shenzhen, CN), Yuan; Zhong-Kui (Shenzhen, CN), Xue; Xiao-Guang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Device and method of focusing on points of objects
Patent Number: 9,091,821

Inventors: Chang; Chih-Kuang (Taipei Hsien, TW), Wu; Xin-Yuan (Shenzhen, CN), Wang; Min (Shenzhen, CN), Huang; Hua (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Method for measuring a curved surface of an object
Patent Number: 7,986,814

Inventors: Chang; Chih-Kuang (Tu-Cheng, TW), Jiang; Li (Shenzhen, CN), Yang; Hua-Wei (Shenzhen, CN), Sun; Xiao-Chao (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Method and system for measuring a figure of a workpiece
Patent Number: 7,254,462

Inventors: Chang; Ching-Yu (I-Lan, TW)
Title: ESD-resistant photomask and method of preventing mask ESD damage
Patent Number: 7,252,911

Inventors: Chang; Chun-Fei (New Taipei, TW), Kuo; Tzuching (Taipei, TW), Wang; Tien-Shun (Taipei, TW), Yeh; Lingwen (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Electrical adapter for identifying the connection state to a network
Patent Number: 9,093,774

Inventors: Chang; Chung-Chien (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Waste heat recovery system of vehicle
Patent Number: 9,091,192

Inventors: Chang; Jae-Hyuk (Seongnam-si, KR), Ryou; Han-Sun (Hwaseong-si, KR), Seo; Yu-Deok (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Min-Uk (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Hyun-Seok (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Ki-Beom (Seoul, KR), Lee; Sung-Hee (Seoul, KR), Lee; Seung-Jun (Yongin-si, KR), Jung; Nam-Ok (Suwon-si, KR), Jo; Gug-Rae (Asan-si, KR)
Title: Polarizing liquid crystal panel and display apparatus including the same
Patent Number: 9,091,871

Inventors: Chang; Jen-Tsorng (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 7,986,523

Inventors: Chang; Long-Xi (Yilan, TW), Hung; Chia-Chun (Taipei, TW)
Title: Third order sigma-delta modulator
Patent Number: 7,253,758

Inventors: Chang; Myeong Soo (Uiwang, KR)
Title: Plasma display panel having dielectric layer with specific color addictive
Patent Number: 7,253,559

Inventors: Chang; Robert C. (Danville, CA), Qawami; Bahman (San Jose, CA), Sabet-Sharghi; Farshid (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for grouping pages within a block
Patent Number: 7,254,668

Inventors: Chang; Wen-Tsung (Taichung, TW)
Title: Assembled structure with connectors
Patent Number: 9,089,212

Inventors: Chang; Yung-Ching (Kaohsiung Hsien, TW), Yao; Jo-Tan (Taipei Hsien, TW), Hsu; Kuo-Ping (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Apparatus for variable bit rate control in video compression and target bit allocator thereof
Patent Number: 7,254,176

Inventors: Chari; Ravi V. J. (Newton, MA), Widdison; Wayne C. (Belmont, MA), Wilhelm; Sharon D. (Arlington, MA)
Title: Cytotoxic agents comprising new ansamitocin derivatives
Patent Number: 9,090,629

Inventors: Chase; Douglas G. (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: System for automatic check-in and check-out for space occupancy
Patent Number: 7,252,227

Inventors: Chassagnon; Robert (Riom, FR), Vasseur; Didier (Clermont-Ferrand, FR)
Title: Tread comprising relief elements covered by a specific mixture
Patent Number: 7,987,881

Inventors: Chaux; Pascal (Brussels, BE), Stroobant; Vincent (Brussels, BE), Boon-Falleur; Thierry (Brussels, BE), van der Bruggen; Pierre (Brussels, BE), Thielemans; Kris (Brussels, BE), Kurthals; Jurgen (Brussels, BE)
Title: MAGE-3 peptides presented by HLA class II molecules
Patent Number: 7,252,825

Inventors: Che; Hong Bo (Pohang, KR), Kim; Young Hwan (Pohang, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for analyzing circuit model by reduction and computer program product for analyzing the circuit model
Patent Number: 7,987,439

Inventors: Chelaidite; Galus (South Lyon, MI), Lou; Gang (Rochester, MI)
Title: Full contact brake
Patent Number: 9,091,313

Inventors: Chen; Chien-Mao (Kaohsiung, TW), Liu; Jun Xiu (Taichung, TW), Huang; Cuker (Banciao, TW), Chang; Chi-Hsuen (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Self-aligned method for defining a semiconductor gate oxide in high voltage device area
Patent Number: 7,253,114

Inventors: Chen; Chung-Chu (Taichung, TW), Chung; Chen-Kuei (Tainan, TW), Lin; Chun-Jun (Taichung, TW)
Title: Method for fabricating a thermal bubble inkjet print head with rapid ink refill mechanism and off-shooter heater
Patent Number: 7,252,776

Inventors: Chen; Hsin-Hsiung (Shanghai, CN), Chen; Guanglong (Shanghai, CN)
Title: New-type dual-passage paper feeding safety structure for shredders
Patent Number: 7,988,079

Inventors: Chen; Hua (Morristown, NJ)
Title: Integrated EGR mixer and ported shroud housing compressor
Patent Number: 9,091,275

Inventors: Chen; Jen-Shyan (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Semiconductor light-emitting device and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,985,973

Inventors: Chen; Jerry (Guang Zhou, CN)
Title: LED light string and control method thereof
Patent Number: 9,095,014

Inventors: Chen; Ju-Kau (Changhua, TW), Huang; Meng-Chao (Jhudong Township, Hsinchu County, TW), Hsu; Rebecca (Shinchu, TW), Pan; Chih-Jen (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Amy (Jhubei, TW)
Title: Manufacturing process control methods and systems
Patent Number: 7,254,457

Inventors: Chen; Jung-Yao (Hsinchu, TW), Chao; Wei-Chung (Hsinchu, TW), Lee; Yu-Tsung (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Imaging system
Patent Number: 7,986,464

Inventors: Chen; Po-Chou (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Electrical writing board
Patent Number: 9,092,133

Inventors: Chen; Po-Chou (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Display with electrochromic films and having low power consumption
Patent Number: 9,093,049

Inventors: Chen; Shane (Camas, WA)
Title: Lean-to-turn wheeled device
Patent Number: 7,988,159

Inventors: Chen; Sheng-Hao (Hsinchu, TW), Huang; Yen-Chuan (Hsinchu County, TW), Wu; Min-Hua (Taipei, TW), Liao; Chun-Hao (Taichung, TW), Ma; Hung-Pin (Hsinchu County, TW), Yu; Tzu-Hao (Taipei, TW), Tsai; Jen-Che (Taichung, TW)
Title: Digital to analog converting system and digital to analog converting method
Patent Number: 9,094,034

Inventors: Chen; Shyng-Tsong T. (Patterson, NY), Kumar; Kaushik Arun (Beacon, NY), Greco; Stephen Edward (LaGrangeville, NY), Ponoth; Shom (Fishkill, NY), Spooner; Terry Allen (New Fairfield, CT), Rath; David L. (Stormville, NY), Tseng; Wei-Tsu (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Maintaining uniform CMP hard mask thickness
Patent Number: 7,253,098

Inventors: Chen; Sophie (London, GB)
Title: Synergistic compositions consisting essentially of combinations of active agents selected from oridonin, wogonin, and isoliquiritigenin for the prevention of neoplasia
Patent Number: 9,089,546

Inventors: Chen; Tsung-Liang (Cohoes, NY), Liu; Hung-Wei (Saratoga Springs, NY), Pal; Rohit (Clifton Park, NY), Tai; Hsin-Neng (Clifton Park, NY), Wang; Huey-Ming (Ballston Lake, NY), Lee; Tae Hoon (Clifton Park, NY), Srivathanakul; Songkram (Waterford, NY), Chen; Danni (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Gate height uniformity in semiconductor devices
Patent Number: 9,093,560

Inventors: Chen; Wen-Kuan (Hsinchu County, TW)
Title: Clock adjusting method and electronic device with clock adjusting function
Patent Number: 7,253,667

Inventors: Chen; Xuemin (Rancho Santa Fe, CA), Mamidwar; Rajesh (San Diego, CA), Hou; Victor (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Channel bonding with multiple network types
Patent Number: 9,094,161

Inventors: Chen; Yung-Shen (Taipei, TW)
Title: Golf swing/putting trainer
Patent Number: 9,089,754

Inventors: Chen; Yuqun (Bellevue, WA), Venkatesan; Ramarathnam (Redmond, WA), Jakubowski; Mariusz H. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Secure and opaque type library providing secure data protection of variables
Patent Number: 7,254,586

Inventors: Cheng; Che-Hsiung (Tu-Cheng, TW), Cheng; Hsiu-Min (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Camera device and method for taking photos
Patent Number: 7,986,874

Inventors: Cheng; Chin-Shun (Taichung, TW)
Title: Tool box
Patent Number: 9,089,964

Inventors: Cheng; Kangguo (Schenectady, NY), Adam; Thomas N. (Slingerlands, NY), Haran; Balasubramanian Pranatharthi (Watervliet, NY), Ponoth; Shom (Clifton Park, NY), Standaert; Theodorus E. (Clifton Park, NY), Yamashita; Tenko (Schenectady, NY)
Title: Integrated passive devices for FinFET technologies
Patent Number: 9,093,564

Inventors: Cheng; Kangguo (Schenectady, NY), Divakaruni; Ramachandra (Ossining, NY), Doris; Bruce B. (Slinerlands, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Mountain View, CA), Nowak; Edward J. (Essex Junction, VT), Rim; Kern (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Dielectric filler fins for planar topography in gate level
Patent Number: 9,093,534

Inventors: Cheng; Kangguo (Schenectady, NY), He; Hong (Schenectady, NY), Tseng; Chiahsun (Wynantskill, NY), Yin; Yunpeng (Niskayuna, NY)
Title: Electrically isolated SiGe fin formation by local oxidation
Patent Number: 9,093,326

Inventors: Cheng; Kuang-Ting (Kaoshion, TW), Lee; Chih-Hsin (Kingning township, Kingmen County, TW)
Title: Wireless data communication method
Patent Number: 7,254,411

Inventors: Cheng; Qiong (Wilmington, DE), Tao; Luan (Claymont, DE), Yao; Henry (Boothwyn, PA)
Title: Carotenoid ketolases
Patent Number: 7,252,985

Inventors: Cheng; Xiaonong (Jiangsu, CN), Yang; Juan (Jiangsu, CN), Liu; Qinqin (Jiangsu, CN), Sun; Xiujuan (Jiangsu, CN), Xu; Guifang (Jiangsu, CN)
Title: Process for preparing various morphology NTE compound ZrW.sub.0.5Mo.sub.1.5O.sub.8
Patent Number: 9,090,480

Inventors: Cheng; Yun (Beijing, CN), Yu; Ruihe (Beijing, CN), Zhao; Wan Zhou (Beijing, CN), Zhao; Jun (Beijing, CN), Li; Jing (Beijing, CN)
Title: Peptides for preventing or treating liver damage
Patent Number: 7,985,734

Inventors: Cheon; Mun Ki (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for determining geographical location relative to a designated geographical location with a mobile communication device
Patent Number: 7,254,479

Inventors: Cheon; Sang-Eun (Suwon-si, KR), Yoon; Hye-Won (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Jae-Kyung (Suwon-si, KR), Yoo; Seok-Yoon (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Battery having electrode lead element with fixing member
Patent Number: 7,985,499

Inventors: Cheung; Adrian Wai-Hing (Glen Rock, NJ), Schoenfeld; Ryan Craig (Basking Ridge, NJ), Yun; Weiya (Warren, NJ), Zhao; Shu-Hai (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Antiviral compounds
Patent Number: 9,090,559

Inventors: Chey; S. Jay (Yorktown Heights, NY), Krywanczyk; Timothy C. (Essex Junction, VT), Shaikh; Mohammed S. (Essex Junction, VT), Tiersch; Matthew T. (Essex Junction, VT), Tsang; Cornelia Kang-I (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Method of forming silicon chicklet pedestal
Patent Number: 7,987,591

Inventors: Chiang; Anthony S. T. (Jungli, TW), Shu; Gorden (Jungli, TW), Liu; Jaming (Jungli, TW), Selvin; Rosilda (Jungli, TW)
Title: Method for making transparent continuous zeolite film and structure of the zeolite film
Patent Number: 7,253,130

Inventors: Chiang; Chih-Hsiang (Changhua County, TW)
Title: Dual-wheel synchronous brake auxiliary device with energy-saving function
Patent Number: 9,090,308

Inventors: Chien; Hui-Jan (Taipei, TW), Tsai; Jia-Hung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method of adjusting halftone image dot positions for improving print quality
Patent Number: 7,253,927

Inventors: Chin; Tom (San Diego, CA), Shi; Guangming (San Diego, CA), Lee; Kuo-Chun (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatuses for returning the transmission of the uplink to a source cell during a baton handover
Patent Number: 9,094,883

Inventors: Chiou; Lih-Yih (Tainan, TW), Huang; Chi-Ray (Tainan, TW), Wu; Ming-Hung (Tainan, TW)
Title: In situ pulse-based delay variation monitor predicting timing error caused by process and environmental variation
Patent Number: 9,094,002

Inventors: Chiou; Yu-Wen (Tainan, TW)
Title: Display and pixel circuit thereof
Patent Number: 7,985,978

Inventors: Chiu; Mao-Ching (Palo Alto, CA), Chao; Chi-Chao (Palo Alto, CA), Chang; Chao-Ming (Palo Alto, CA), Cheng; Tai-Yuan (Palo Alto, CA), Chen; Hung-Kun (Palo-Alto, CA)
Title: Method for recovering a digital data content in a communication system and apparatus for performing the same
Patent Number: 7,254,185

Inventors: Cho; Chung-kun (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Dong-kwan (Suwon-si, KR), Song; Tae-won (Seoul, KR)
Title: High temperature fuel cell system having cooling apparatus and method of operating the same
Patent Number: 7,985,508

Inventors: Cho; Masaki (Saitama, JP)
Title: Internal combustion engine with air-fuel mixture injection
Patent Number: 7,252,076

Inventors: Cho; Ok-Kyung (Schwerte, DE), Kim; Yoon-Ok (Schwerte, DE), Sato; Nobuhiko (Iruma, JP), Mitsumaki; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Blood sugar level measuring apparatus
Patent Number: 7,254,428

Inventors: Cho; Soon Hyung (Goyang-si, KR)
Title: Pillow having a plurality of polygonal units
Patent Number: 9,089,230

Inventors: Choe; Myongsu (Montreal, CA), Wybenga; Jack C. (Plano, TX), Samudra; Pradeep (Plano, TX)
Title: Routing coordination protocol for a massively parallel router architecture
Patent Number: 7,254,111

Inventors: Choi; An Na (Taejeon, KR), Yu; Jae Hwang (Taejeon, KR), Koo; Jun Mo (Taejeon, KR), Kim; Byung Moo (Taejeon, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for generating pilot beacon signal in base stations of CDMA system
Patent Number: 7,254,122

Inventors: Choi; Jin-Baek (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Won-Jong (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Yong-Tak (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Jong-Hyuk (Suwon-si, KR), Song; Young-Woo (Suwon-si, KR), Cho; Yoon-Hyeung (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Byoung-Duk (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Sun-Young (Suwon-si, KR), Oh; Min-Ho (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; So-Young (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Retardation layer and organic light-emitting device including the same
Patent Number: 7,985,113

Inventors: Choi; Joon-Sik (Seoul, KR), Jeon; Yong-Seog (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Jeon; Hyo-Sik (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Kim; Hyun-Jung (Seoul, KR), Lee; Ji-Young (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Park; Byeong-Ju (Seoul, KR)
Title: Electrodeless lamp system and bulb thereof
Patent Number: 7,253,555

Inventors: Choi; Tae-Kyu (Anyang, KR)
Title: Antenna-headset combination for a mobile terminal
Patent Number: 7,254,422

Inventors: Choi; Won-ho (Suwon-si, KR), Park; Jae-jung (Bucheon-si, KR), Kang; Chang-eun (Seoul, KR), Lee; Hyeok-jong (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Line driving circuit improving signal characteristic and semiconductor device including the same
Patent Number: 9,093,991

Inventors: Chong; Ning (Hong Kong, HK), Wong; Lan (Hong Kong, HK)
Title: Algal purification system with efficient solar light utilization
Patent Number: 7,985,338

Inventors: Chou; Pao-Hung (Taoyuan, TW), Hsu; Chih-Hao (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Package structure having a semiconductor component embedded therein and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 9,093,459

Inventors: Chou; Shu-Hsuan (Chia-Yi, TW), Chang; Ming-Ku (Chia-Yi, TW), Chan; Yi-Chao (Chia-Yi, TW), Chen; Tien-Fu (Chia-Yi, TW)
Title: Circuit of on-chip network having four-node ring switch structure
Patent Number: 7,987,313

Inventors: Christensen; Paul Andrew (Northumberland, GB), Lin; Wen Feng (Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, GB)
Title: Electrode, method of manufacture and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,985,327

Inventors: Christiansen; David Arnold (Vancouver, WA), Johnson; Marc Steven (Murfreesboro, TN), Baker; Christopher Wayne (Murfreesboro, TN), Boyse; George C. (Rocklin, CA)
Title: Shipping container load securer
Patent Number: 9,090,378

Inventors: Christopherson; Mark A. (Shoreview, MN), Pool; Nancy Perry (Minnetonka, MN), Sommer; John L. (Coon Rapids, MN), Bonde; Eric (Victoria, MN)
Title: Atraumatic sensor lead assemblies
Patent Number: 7,254,450

Inventors: Chuang; Chiang-Ming (Changhua, TW), Chen; Kuang-Hsin (Jung-Li, TW), Wu; I-Lu (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Dual SOI structure
Patent Number: 7,986,029

Inventors: Chun; Jin Young (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Wook Bong (Anyang-si, KR), Ihm; Bin Chul (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for feedback transmission in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,094,252

Inventors: Chun; Jin Young (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kwak; Jin Sam (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Cho; Hee Jeong (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Ihm; Bin Chul (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Yuk; Young Soo (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for allocating bandwidth request channel in wireless communication system including relay station
Patent Number: 9,094,952

Inventors: Chung-Long-Shan; Laval (Balmain, AU), Tankongchumruskul; Kiangkai (Balmain, AU), Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Method of reducing wire bond profile height in integrated circuits mounted to circuit boards
Patent Number: 7,988,033

Inventors: Church; George M. (Brookline, MA), Zhang; Kun (San Diego, CA)
Title: Genomic library construction
Patent Number: 7,985,546

Inventors: Cifra; Patricia Narvaez (Austin, TX), Clark; Timothy Pressler (Rochester, MN), Hintermeister; Gregory Richard (Rochester, MN), Saufferer; Heidi Louise (Rochester, MN)
Title: Capturing information on a rendered user interface including user activatable content
Patent Number: 9,092,111

Inventors: Cinnamon; Barry (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Mounting system for a solar panel
Patent Number: 7,987,641

Inventors: Cipelli; Celso Luiz (Cerquilho, BR), Ichise; Hideo (Sao Paulo, BR), Furlan; Claudemir Fernando (Cerquilho, BR)
Title: Pulsed voltage surge resistant magnet wire
Patent Number: 7,253,357

Inventors: Civanlar; Seyhan (Istanbul, TR), Senol; Hanife (Istanbul, TR), Sazak; Tulay (Istanbul, TR), Ozpak; Can (Istanbul, TR), Sakar; Esra Ozlem (Istanbul, TR), Ozumuztoprak; Can (Istanbul, TR), Gorkemli; Burak (Istanbul, TR), Gurdag; Adnan Burak (Istanbul, TR), Onur; Ertan (Istanbul, TR), Lokman; Erhan (Istanbul, TR), Simsek; Altug (Istanbul, TR), Gur; Gurkan (Istanbul, TR), Sever; Aziz (Istanbul, TR)
Title: SIP2 Mobile gateway
Patent Number: 7,254,137

Inventors: Clapper; Edward O. (Tempe, AZ)
Title: Future capture of block matching clip
Patent Number: 7,254,454

Inventors: Clarke; Robert (Orinda, CA), Dougherty; Brian (Menlo Park, CA), Harrison; Stephen (Benicia, CA), Millington; J. Peter (Chesire, GB), Mohanta; Samaresh (San Diego, CA)
Title: Lanthanide batteries
Patent Number: 7,252,905

Inventors: Codos; Daniel (Warren, NJ), Codos; Richard (Warren, NJ)
Title: Force transfer harness and method
Patent Number: 9,089,109

Inventors: Cody; Jon L. (Sachse, TX), Porter; Mark A. (Nederland, CO)
Title: Statement of work analysis and resource participation assessment
Patent Number: 9,092,747

Inventors: Cohen; Eli (Lincoln Park, NJ)
Title: Solar concentrator with self-tracking receiver
Patent Number: 7,985,920

Inventors: Cohen; Stephan A. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Gates; Stephen McConnell (Ossining, NY), Grill; Alfred (White Plains, NY), Patel; Vishnubhai V. (Yorktown, NY)
Title: Diffusion barrier with low dielectric constant and semiconductor device containing same
Patent Number: 7,252,875

Inventors: Coker; Jonathan Darrel (Rochester, MN), Flynn; David Timothy (Mantorville, MN), Haugen; Joel Dale (Rochester, MN), Krishnaswamy; Neil (Rochester, MN)
Title: Magnetic recording disk and disk drive with alternating single-polarity position error signal (PES) blocks for read/write head positioning
Patent Number: 7,986,488

Inventors: Colegrove; Daniel J. (Henderson, NV), New; Richard M. H. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Micro-journaling of data on a storage device
Patent Number: 7,986,480

Inventors: Coleman; Joseph C. (Fort Lauderdale, FL), Gordon; Lawrence R. (Pembroke Pines, FL)
Title: Adjustable electronic device holder
Patent Number: 7,988,114

Inventors: Coleman; Roger T. (Seattle, WA), Bandman; Olga (Mountain View, CA), Wilde; Craig G. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Methods of treating pancreatitis
Patent Number: 9,090,687

Inventors: Collados Asensio; Manel (Aylesford, GB), Harrebek; Johannes (Aalborg, DK), Tenbroek; Bernard Mark (West Malling, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for calibrating an envelope tracking system
Patent Number: 9,094,067

Inventors: Colley, III; E. Lee (Houston, TX)
Title: Well treatment using a progressive cavity pump
Patent Number: 7,987,908

Inventors: Collins; Jon Edward (Menifee, CA)
Title: Pet tether apparatus
Patent Number: 7,984,698

Inventors: Condon; Stephen M. (Glenmoore, PA), LaPorte; Matthew G. (Honeybrook, PA), Deng; Yijun (Dresher, PA), Rippin; Susan R. (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Dimeric IAP inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,985,735

Inventors: Conforti; Carl J (Fall River, MA)
Title: Shade apparatus
Patent Number: 7,252,106

Inventors: Conn; P. Jeffrey (Brentwood, TN), Lindsley; Craig W. (Brentwood, TN), Stauffer; Shaun R. (Brentwood, TN), Jones; Carrie K. (Nashville, TN), Bartolome-Nebreda; Jose Manuel (Toledo, ES), Conde-Ceide; Susana (Toledo, ES), Macdonald; Gregor James (Boorse, BE), Alcazar Vaca; Manuel Jesus (Toledo, ES)
Title: Bicyclic oxazole and thiazole compounds and their use as allosteric modulators of mGluR5 receptors
Patent Number: 9,090,632

Inventors: Connors; Clive (Venice, FL)
Title: Interest rate swap index
Patent Number: 7,987,126

Inventors: Constantz; Brent R. (Menlo Park, CA), Delaney; David (Scotts Valley, CA)
Title: Calcium phosphate cements comprising an osteoclastogenic agent
Patent Number: 7,252,833

Inventors: Conta; Renato (Ivrea, IT), Manini; Enrico (Chiaverano, IT)
Title: Parallel ink jet printing device and relative manufacturing
Patent Number: 7,984,978

Inventors: Cook; Paul A (Jacksdale, GB), Oldershaw; Jonathan D (Wollaton, GB)
Title: Power controlling network element
Patent Number: 7,254,339

Inventors: Cooper; Andrew Ian (Liverpool, GB), Foster; Alison Jayne (Wirral, GB), Rannard; Steven Paul (Wirral, GB), Zhang; Haifei (Liverpool, GB)
Title: Porous bodies and method of production thereof
Patent Number: 7,985,423

Inventors: Cooper; Jeffrey Allen (Rocky Hill, NJ), Ramaswamy; Kumar (Plainsboro, NJ)
Title: Digital audio/video broadcast on cellular systems
Patent Number: 7,986,724

Inventors: Cooper; Matthew L. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Collective media annotation using undirected random field models
Patent Number: 7,986,842

Inventors: Copeland; Chris R. (Bartlesville, OK), Phillips; Cory B. (Bartlesville, OK), Schmidt; Roland (Bartlesville, OK)
Title: Processing oil from steam assisted production
Patent Number: 9,091,158

Inventors: Corbett; John Michael (Sanctuary Cove, AU), Corbett, Jr.; John Michael (Bellevue Hill, AU)
Title: DNA amplification apparatus and method
Patent Number: 9,089,851

Inventors: Corcoran, Jr.; William R. (Kennett Square, PA)
Title: Multi-panel blank with parallel panel axes for a collapsible field director structure
Patent Number: 7,985,462

Inventors: Correa; Carlos (Villingen-Schwenningen, DE), Thebault; Cedric (Villingen-Schwenningen, DE), Zwing; Rainer (Villingen, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for power level control in a display device
Patent Number: 7,986,316

Inventors: Cotman; Carl W. (Santa Ana, CA), Chubb; Charles F. (Irvine, CA), Inagaki; Yoshiyuki (Irvine, CA), Cummings; Brian (Irvine, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for generating special-purpose image analysis algorithms
Patent Number: 7,254,266

Inventors: Cotter; Paul (Dublin, IE), Smyth; Barry Joseph (Wicklow, IE), Hanby; Nigel David (Dublin, IE)
Title: Personalising content provided to a user
Patent Number: 7,987,426

Inventors: Cottle; William C. (St. Charles, MO)
Title: Portable power supply
Patent Number: 7,252,558

Inventors: Coull; Thomas (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA), Weiner; Lon S. (Rumson, NJ)
Title: External fixator
Patent Number: 7,985,221

Inventors: Cowart; Marlon D. (Round Lake Beach, IL), Altenbach; Robert J. (Chicago, IL), Liu; Huaqing (Buffalo Grove, IL), Drizin; Irene (Wadsworth, IL), Wishart; Neil (Jefferson, MA), Babinski; David J. (Dallas, TX), Gregg; Robert J. (Libertyville, IL), Hancock; Arthur A. (Libertyville, IL), Hancock, legal representative; Kathryn J. (Libertyville, IL), Esbenshade; Timothy A. (Schaumburg, IL), Hsieh; Gin C. (Long Grove, IL), Brioni; Jorge D. (Vernon Hills, IL), Honore; Marie P. (Evanston, IL), Black; Lawrence A. (Libertyville, IL), Zhao; Chen (Libertyville, IL), Wakefield; Brian D. (Evanston, IL)
Title: Method for pain treatment
Patent Number: 7,985,745

Inventors: Cox, III; George Norbert (Louisville, CO), Case; Casey Christopher (San Mateo, CA), Eisenberg; Stephen P. (Boulder, CO), Jarvis; Eric Edward (Boulder, CO), Spratt; Sharon Kaye (Vacaville, CA)
Title: Regulation of endogenous gene expression in cells using zinc finger proteins
Patent Number: 7,985,887

Inventors: Cox; Dale (Oklahoma City, OK), Hall; David R. (Provo, UT), Hall, Jr.; H. Tracy (Provo, UT), Dahlgren; Scott (Alpine, UT)
Title: Downhole seismic-sonic receiver
Patent Number: 7,252,174

Inventors: Crawley; John A. (Carpenterstown, IE), Howman; Ruadhri J. (Dun Laoghaire, IE), O'Connor; John (Maynooth, IE), Wallace; Mark E. (Blackrock, IE), Wolf; Tracee L. (Ossining, NY)
Title: Interleaving voice commands for electronic meetings
Patent Number: 9,093,071

Inventors: Crisp, III; Harry Lee (Marion, IL)
Title: Appliance having a user interface panel and a beverage dispenser
Patent Number: 9,090,448

Inventors: Crkvenac; T. Todd (Hockessin, DE), Gamble; Robert T. (Boothwyn, PA), Lawhorn; Jason M. (Newark, DE)
Title: Polishing pad having a pressure relief channel
Patent Number: 7,252,871

Inventors: Croce; Carlo M. (Columbus, OH), Garzon; Ramiro (Columbus, OH), Calin; George A. (Pearland, TX)
Title: MicroRNA fingerprints during human megakaryocytopoiesis
Patent Number: 7,985,584

Inventors: Crowell; Gregory (Longmont, CO)
Title: Platform ASIC reliability
Patent Number: 7,254,761

Inventors: Crowley; Christopher W. (San Diego, CA)
Title: X-ray laminography device, object imaging system, and method for operating a security system
Patent Number: 7,986,764

Inventors: Crowther; Donna J. (Seabrook, TX), Jiang; Peijun (League City, TX), Rodriguez; George (Houston, TX)
Title: Catalyst system and process for olefin polymerization
Patent Number: 7,985,816

Inventors: Cucerzan; Silviu-Petru (Redmond, WA), Brill; Eric D. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for improved spell checking
Patent Number: 7,254,774

Inventors: Cunningham; Conor J. (Redmond, WA), Hanson; Eric N. (Bellevue, WA), Joshi; Milind M. (Redmond, WA), Galindo-Legaria; Cesar A. (Redmond, WA), Waas; Florian M. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Structured indexes on results of function applications over data
Patent Number: 7,254,574

Inventors: Cymerman; George J. (Edmonton, CA), Obaia; Khaled Helmy (Edmonton, CA), Johnson; Stewart Alexander (Edmonton, CA)
Title: Relocatable oil sand slurry preparation system
Patent Number: 7,984,866

Inventors: D'Souza; Roy Peter (Belleview, WA)
Title: User-mediator monitoring and controlling access to electronic content
Patent Number: 9,092,780

Inventors: Dahlmann; Uwe (Heidelberg, DE), Feustel; Michael (Koengernheim, DE)
Title: Corrosion and gas hydrate inhibitors having improved water solubility and increased biodegradability
Patent Number: 7,253,138

Inventors: Dahmen; Jan (Seitingen-Oberflacht, DE), Furst; Frank (Tuttlingen, DE)
Title: Endoscope and method for its manufacturing
Patent Number: 7,985,178

Inventors: Dahmen; Nicolaus (Bruchsal, DE), Kruse; Andrea (Bruchsal, DE), Pagel; Mathias (Waghaeusel, DE), Goldacker; Hubert (Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, DE), Zimmermann; Jens (Merseburg, DE)
Title: Process and device for converting biomass to gaseous products
Patent Number: 9,090,828

Inventors: Dai; Weifeng (Ningbo, CN)
Title: Bicycle
Patent Number: 9,090,302

Inventors: Daily; David (Herzlia, IL), Raday; Lior (D. N. Hof Ashkelon, IL)
Title: Medicinal container engagement and automatic needle device
Patent Number: 7,985,216

Inventors: Dalton; William S. (Tampa, FL), Damiano; Jason S. (Tampa, FL), Cress; Anne E. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Compounds and methods for modulating cell-adhesion mediated drug resistance
Patent Number: 7,253,149

Inventors: Damaj; Mona B. (College Station, TX), Mirkov; T. Erik (Harlingen, TX), Reddy; Avutu (Carmel, IN), Thomas; Terry L. (College Station, TX), Rathore; Keerti S. (College Station, TX), Emani; Chandrakanth (College Station, TX), Kumpatla; Siva Prasad (Zionsville, IN)
Title: Stem-regulated, plant defense promoter and uses thereof in tissue-specific expression in monocots
Patent Number: 7,253,276

Inventors: Dames; Dwayne (Boynton Beach, FL), Reich; David E. (Jupiter, FL)
Title: Portal data passing through non-persistent browser cookies
Patent Number: 7,254,542

Inventors: Dan; Yoichiro (Fukuoka, JP), Yamaguchi; Go (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Robot hand and robot
Patent Number: 9,089,976

Inventors: Dani; Ashay A. (Chandler, AZ), Gilbert; Scott (Chandler, AZ), Sathe; Ajit V. (Chandler, AZ), Prasher; Ravi (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Reworkable thermal interface material
Patent Number: 7,253,523

Inventors: Daniel; Isaac S. (Miramar, FL)
Title: Interactive game system and methods for a television audience member to mimic physical movements occurring in television broadcast content
Patent Number: 9,089,775

Inventors: Daniel; Isaac S. (Miramar, FL)
Title: System and method for notifying a user of an object's presence within a boundary
Patent Number: 9,092,952

Inventors: Daniel; Jurgen H. (San Francisco, CA), De Bruyker; Dirk (Palo Alto, CA), Fork; David K. (Los Altos, CA), Chua; Christopher L. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Printing system employing deformable polymer printing plates
Patent Number: 7,987,784

Inventors: Danjo; Takumi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Folded cascode amplifier circuit
Patent Number: 9,093,965

Inventors: Dannhauer; Wolfgang (Sandersdorf, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for diagnosis of liquid losses in pressure measuring transducers filled with pressure transmitting liquids
Patent Number: 7,987,726

Inventors: Datla; Sanjeev Kumar (San Jose, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for providing a communication platform for e-commerce
Patent Number: 9,094,440

Inventors: Datta; Sham M. (Hillsboro, OR), Zimmer; Vincent J. (Federal Way, WA), Vaid; Kushagra V. (San Jose, CA), Stevens; William A. (Folsom, CA), Santoni; Amy Lynn (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Processor cache memory as RAM for execution of boot code
Patent Number: 7,254,676

Inventors: Dave; Nikhil (San Diego, CA)
Title: Distributed situation awareness ping-based communication system (DAPICS)
Patent Number: 7,987,286

Inventors: Davies; Donna Elizabeth (Salisbury, GB), Wark; Peter Alexander Blanch (Newcastle, AU), Holgate; Stephen (Romsey, GB), Johnston; Sebastian L. (London, GB)
Title: Anti-virus therapy for respiratory diseases
Patent Number: 9,089,535

Inventors: Davies; Franklin David (Vancouver, CA), Dobrota; Laurian (Tigard, OR), Heijden; Rudolf Alfred (Beaverton, OR), Kay; Richard William (Troutdale, OR), Nippert; Robert H. (Sandy, OR)
Title: Compactable mold for forming building blocks
Patent Number: 7,988,123

Inventors: Davis-Hoover; Wendy Jo (Wyoming, OH), Vesper; Stephen J. (Kettering, OH)
Title: Process for the biodegradation of hydrocarbons and ethers in subsurface soil by introduction of a solid oxygen source by hydraulic fracturing
Patent Number: 7,252,986

Inventors: Davis; James Ronald (Rock Hill, SC)
Title: Fishing lure line connector
Patent Number: 9,089,120

Inventors: Davis; Mark Alan (Springville, UT)
Title: Plasmonic graphene devices
Patent Number: 9,093,631

Inventors: Davis; Michael B (Palm City, FL)
Title: Collapsible shipping container
Patent Number: 7,984,819

Inventors: Davlin; Karl A. (St. Charles, MO), Tannous; Adel George (Santa Clara, CA), Loudermilk; Alan R. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Distributed input/output control systems and methods
Patent Number: 7,254,452

Inventors: Daxon; Moses F. (Hallandale, FL)
Title: Boxing ring corner mat
Patent Number: 7,985,143

Inventors: Day; Kristin L (Commerce Township, MI), Sah; Jy-Jen F. (West Bloomfield, MI)
Title: Method and apparatus to control hydraulic pressure for component lubrication in an electro-mechanical transmission
Patent Number: 7,985,154

Inventors: Day; Ronald D. (Richardson, TX), Pitchforth; Donald (Rockwall, TX)
Title: Provisioning system for network resources
Patent Number: 9,092,791

Inventors: Daye; Sheri G. (Boca Raton, FL), Jaiswal; Peeyush (Boca Raton, FL), Vitenas; Aleksas J. (Tinton Falls, NJ)
Title: Multilingual speech recognition and public announcement
Patent Number: 9,093,062

Inventors: Dean; Caroline (Norwich, GB), Gendall; Anthony (Norwich, GB)
Title: Methods and means for modification of plant characteristics using the vernalization gene VRN2
Patent Number: 7,253,274

Inventors: DeCusatis; Casimer M. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Krishnamurthy; Rajaram B. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Onghena; Michael (Poughquag, NY), Rao; Anuradha (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Energy management for communication network elements
Patent Number: 9,094,321

Inventors: DeCusatis; Casimer M. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Krishnamurthy; Rajaram B. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Rao; Anuradha (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Reservation system for an ethernet network
Patent Number: 9,094,345

Inventors: Dees; Nicole (Peoria, AZ)
Title: Sex training device and game
Patent Number: 9,089,469

Inventors: Dehmlow; Henrietta (Loerrach, DE), Martin; Rainer E. (Basel, CH), Mattei; Patrizio (Riehen, CH), Obst Sander; Ulrike (Reinach BL, CH), Richter; Hans (Grenzach-Wyhlen, DE)
Title: 1-pyridazinyl-hydroxyimino-3-phenyl-propanes
Patent Number: 9,090,565

Inventors: DellaGuardia; Ronald A. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Edelstein; Daniel C. (White Plains, NY), Hichri; Habib (Poughkeepsie, NY), McGahay; Vincent J. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Reducing damage to ulk dielectric during cross-linked polymer removal
Patent Number: 7,253,100

Inventors: DeLuca; John Anthony (Burnt Hills, NY), Feldman-Peabody; Scott (Golden, CO)
Title: Method of p-type doping of cadmium telluride
Patent Number: 9,093,600

Inventors: Deng; Li (Redmond, WA), Huang; Xuedong (Woodinville, WA), Acero; Alejandro (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Method of noise reduction using correction and scaling vectors with partitioning of the acoustic space in the domain of noisy speech
Patent Number: 7,254,536

Inventors: Deng; Shuang (Nashua, NH)
Title: Data link layer switch with multicast capability
Patent Number: 7,986,693

Inventors: Denic; Stojan (Bristol, GB), Kalogridis; Georgios (Bristol, GB)
Title: Privacy protection for smart metering data
Patent Number: 9,092,970

Inventors: Denison; Andy E. (Temecula, CA), Harrison; William J. (Temecula, CA), Huter; Benjamin C. (Murrieta, CA), Huter; Scott J. (Temecula, CA), Papp; John E. (Temecula, CA), Saville; Steven T. (Murrieta, CA), Stalker; Kent C. B. (San Marcos, CA)
Title: Embolic filtering devices
Patent Number: 7,252,675

Inventors: Denison; Marie (Munchen, DE), Estl; Hannes (Klagenfurt, AT)
Title: Quasi-vertical semiconductor component
Patent Number: 7,253,474

Inventors: Denissen; Cornelis Johannes Maria (Nuth, NL), Kessels; Martinus Joseph Maria (Nederweert, NL), Mulderij; Ton Reinier (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Sealing compound and ceramic discharge vessel comprising such sealing compound
Patent Number: 9,093,257

Inventors: Dennes; Wayne William (Wyoming, AU), Allwood; Brent David (Buttaba, AU)
Title: Connector block
Patent Number: 7,985,094

Inventors: DeSanto; David F. (Moorpark, CA)
Title: Beverage jug cover
Patent Number: 7,252,213

Inventors: DeSilets; Mark (San Jose, CA), Eerden; Jacco (Eindhoven, NL), Hines; Horace H. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Multimodality medical imaging system and method with intervening patient access area
Patent Number: 7,254,438

Inventors: Desire; Regis (Sceaux, FR), Stephane; Le Gallo (Savigny sur Orge, FR)
Title: Ink collection device for a servicing station
Patent Number: 7,984,964

Inventors: Detmers; Andreas (Heddesheim, DE), Schmitt; Georg (Kirchheim, DE)
Title: Sheet-processing assembly having an apparatus for transporting a pallet, pallet conveying system and sheet-fed rotary printing press
Patent Number: 7,987,969

Inventors: DeTurris; Stephan (Islip Terrace, NY)
Title: Repair system and method for fiberglass boats
Patent Number: 7,252,727

Inventors: Deutschle; Joerg (Winnenden, DE), Gaertner; Ute (Schoenaich, DE), Heller; Lisa C. (Rhinebeck, NY)
Title: Reducing microprocessor performance loss due to translation table coherency in a multi-processor system
Patent Number: 9,092,382

Inventors: Devegowda; Amar (Bangalore, IN), Lakshminarayanachar; Venkataraghavan (Bangalore, IN), Palaniappan; Sathiskumar (Namakkal, IN), Verma; Anshu (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Tracking specific Java native interface invocations of system and library calls
Patent Number: 9,092,369

Inventors: Devendorf; Don C. (Carlsbad, CA), Linder; Lloyd F. (Agoura Hills, CA), Tran; Cuong D. (Garden Grove, CA)
Title: Low distortion amplifier
Patent Number: 7,253,689

Inventors: DeVore; David Wayne (Richmond, KY), Milgate, III; Robert White (Lexington, KY)
Title: Detection of missing nozzle for an inkjet printhead
Patent Number: 7,984,959

Inventors: Dholakia; Mehul (Cupertino, CA), Yeung; Wing-Keung Adam (Pleasanton, CA), Pudiyapura; Ajeer S. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Synchronizing multicast information for linecards
Patent Number: 9,094,221

Inventors: Diab; Mohamed K. (Laguna Niguel, CA), Kiani-Azarbayjany; Esmaiel (Laguna Niguel, CA), Elfadel; Ibrahim M. (Laguna Niguel, CA), McCarthy; Rex J. (Mission Viejo, CA), Weber; Walter M. (Los Angeles, CA), Smith; Robert A. (Corona, CA)
Title: Signal processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,254,433

Inventors: Diamant; Nimrod (Kfar Saba, IL), Bar-On; Gershon (Kochav Hashahar, IL)
Title: Optimized video compression using hashing function
Patent Number: 7,986,844

Inventors: Didehvar; Kaveh (Hockessin, DE)
Title: Hanger for suspending at least one object from a support
Patent Number: 7,984,814

Inventors: Diebold; Jurgen (Eschborn, DE), Stolzl; Stefan (Weinheim, DE), Fennel; Helmut (Bad Soden, DE), Klug; Michael (Langen, DE)
Title: Device for determining a tendency to tilt
Patent Number: 7,987,031

Inventors: Dierickx; Bart (Mortsel, BE)
Title: Buried, fully depletable, high fill factor photodiodes
Patent Number: 7,253,019

Inventors: Dileo; Gregory (Ann Arbor, MI), Yadav; Rameshwar (Farmington, MI)
Title: Apparatus and method of in-situ measurement of membrane fluid crossover
Patent Number: 9,093,676

Inventors: Dimitrakopoulos; Christos D. (Baldwin Place, NY), Kim; Jeehwan (White Plains, NY), Park; Hongsik (Yorktown Heights, NY), Shin; Byungha (White Plains, NY)
Title: Self-formation of high-density arrays of nanostructures
Patent Number: 9,093,290

Inventors: Dindas; Martin (Hattingen, DE), Diekmann; Ronny (Recklinghausen, DE), Pietsch; Andreas (Duelmen, DE), Dorenbeck; Guenther (Kaarst, DE)
Title: Person support apparatus
Patent Number: 9,089,459

Inventors: Ding; Jianghong (Lake Forest, CA), Ji; Chuanwen (Irvine, CA), Nguyen; David D. (Fountain Valley, CA)
Title: Disk drive estimating angular position of spindle motor during spin-up by computing differences in winding current rise times
Patent Number: 7,253,582

Inventors: DiSanto; Frank J. (North Hills, NY), Krusos; Denis A. (Lloyd Harbor, NY)
Title: Method and system for selecting encryption keys from a plurality of encryption keys
Patent Number: 7,254,232

Inventors: Disney; Donald Ray (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method of fabricating a high-voltage transistor with an extended drain structure
Patent Number: 7,253,042

Inventors: Dixon; Andrew Edward (Panania, AU), McQuillis; Gary (Blytheville, AR), Mahapatra; Rama Ballav (Brighton-Le-Sands, AU), Wolley; Leigh (Coniston, AU)
Title: Apparatus for continuous strip casting
Patent Number: 7,984,748

Inventors: Doh; Young Jin (Busan-Si, KR), Kim; Chang Wook (Kyungsangnam-Do, KR)
Title: Condensed water storing apparatus of a dryer
Patent Number: 7,251,905

Inventors: Dokuni; Kenji (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,986,784

Inventors: Donaldson; Clint (Broken Arrow, OK), Yonce; David (Broken Arrow, OK)
Title: Ice air conditioner
Patent Number: 9,091,449

Inventors: Donovan; Michael J. (Endicott, NY), Howland; Melissa K. (Endicott, NY), Shultz; Steven (Endicott, NY), Tkatschow; Xenia (Jamesville, NY)
Title: Multiple virtual machines sharing processor and work queue in memory having program/dispatch functions for assigning and accessing work items while the virtual machine was not idle
Patent Number: 7,251,815

Inventors: Dopf; Tony (Calgary, CA), Logan; Derek William (Calgary, CA), Camwell; Paul Leonard (Calgary, CA), Nero; Michael (Houston, TX), Horst; Clemens L. (Houston, TX), Smallwood; Robert E. (Calgary, CA)
Title: Electromagnetic gap sub assembly
Patent Number: 7,252,160

Inventors: Doron; Ayelet (Modi'in, IL), Lomnitz; Yuval (Herzelia, IL)
Title: Channel estimation processing for performance improvement in low SNR regime
Patent Number: 9,094,241

Inventors: Dosho; Shiro (Osaka, JP), Yanagisawa; Naoshi (Osaka, JP), Toyama; Masaomi (Osaka, JP), Umehara; Keijiro (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Analog circuit automatic calibration system
Patent Number: 7,254,507

Inventors: Downey; Todd R. (Monroe, CT)
Title: Refractive index sensor utilizing gold island surface plasmon resonance on optical fiber
Patent Number: 7,253,888

Inventors: Downie; Andrew McPherson (Fife, GB), Scott; Edward Docherty (Fife, GB), Powell; Roy (Estes Park, CO)
Title: Downhole tool
Patent Number: 7,252,150

Inventors: Draghetti; Fiorenzo (Medicina, IT)
Title: Device for packaging a product in an envelope
Patent Number: 9,090,366

Inventors: Draper; Michael (Jacksonville, FL), Paulus; Johnnie (Glen St. Mary, FL)
Title: Programmable system and process for monitored and assisted weight lifting during rehabilitation or training exercise
Patent Number: 9,089,736

Inventors: Drappel; Stephan V. (Mississauga, CA), Wedler; Wolfgang G. (Tualatin, OR), Odell; Peter G. (Mississauga, CA), Wagner; Christopher A. (Toronto, CA)
Title: Solid inks with lower coefficient of friction
Patent Number: 7,985,286

Inventors: Dropps; Frank R. (Maple Grove, MN), Indrelee; Bret E. (Edina, MN), Slechta, Jr.; Leo J. (Eagan, MN), Papenfuss; Gary M. (St. Paul, MN), Ross; Edward C. (Edina, MN)
Title: Methods and systems for an out-of-credit timer in a network device
Patent Number: 9,094,294

Inventors: Drucker; Steven M. (Bellevue, WA), Wong; Curtis G. (Bellevue, WA), Glatzer; Asta L. (Redmond, WA), De Mar; Steven Douglas (Redmond, WA)
Title: Media browsing system displaying thumbnails images based on preferences of plurality of users and placing the thumbnails images at a scene change
Patent Number: 7,251,790

Inventors: Du Bois; Justin (Menlo Park, CA), Devlin; Abigail Sloan (San Francisco, CA), Logan; Matthew M. (Brooklyn, MI), Menard; Frederic (Menlo Park, CA), Toma; Tatsuya (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Batrachotoxin analogues, compositions, uses, and preparation thereof
Patent Number: 9,090,627

Inventors: Du; Ling (Fairlawn, OH), Yang; Xiaoping (Streetsboro, OH), Pulford; Carl Trevor Ross (Akron, OH)
Title: Tire with component comprised of rubber composition containing silica and graphene platelet reinforcement
Patent Number: 9,090,756

Inventors: Duan; Jinsong (Kadoma, JP), Sumasu; Atsushi (Kadoma, JP)
Title: Communication terminal apparatus, base station apparatus and reception quality reporting method
Patent Number: 7,986,612

Inventors: Dublanchet; Anne-Claude (Antony, FR), Blaise; Christian (Saint Mande, FR)
Title: Cosmetic treatment processes and kit
Patent Number: 9,089,500

Inventors: Duca; Frederick J. (Marshall, VA)
Title: Computer system for preventing the disabling of content blocking software functionality therein, and method therefor
Patent Number: 9,092,596

Inventors: Dugan; Craig (Park Orchards, AU), Dreher; Trina Margaret (Beaumaris, AU)
Title: Process vessels and plant for gas capture
Patent Number: 9,089,812

Inventors: Duineveld; Paulus Cornelis (Drachten, NL), Fraij; Fred (Drachten, NL), Hansen; Marinus Christiaan (Odoornerveen, NL), Noordhuis; Joeke (Hoogeveen, NL)
Title: Beverage maker, and pump unit and cartridge for use in a beverage maker
Patent Number: 7,987,771

Inventors: Dunne; Jonathan (Waterford, IE), Galvin, Jr.; James Patrick (Georgetown, KY), Malone; David (Maynooth, IE), O'Sullivan; Patrick Joseph (Ballsbridge, IE)
Title: Inferring quality in UT calls based on real-time bi-directional exploitation of a full reference algorithm
Patent Number: 9,094,499

Inventors: Durham; David (San Clemente, CA)
Title: Protective gear for the body and methods of making the same
Patent Number: 7,987,526

Inventors: Durif; Pierre (Enval, FR)
Title: Heavy vehicle
Patent Number: 7,987,932

Inventors: Duron; Mike C. (Austin, TX), McLaughlin; Mark D. (Austin, TX)
Title: Non-interrupting performance tuning using runtime reset
Patent Number: 9,092,205

Inventors: Dycus; Sean T. (Superior, CO)
Title: Arterial hole closure apparatus
Patent Number: 7,252,666

Inventors: Ead; Richard M. (Wakefield, RI), Pendleton; Robert L. (Portsmouth, RI)
Title: Apparatus for deploying and recovering a towed acoustic line array from an unmanned undersea vehicle
Patent Number: 7,252,046

Inventors: Eberle; Eric (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Rolling walking support with a utility bag having interchangeable front panels providing alert indicia
Patent Number: 7,984,724

Inventors: Eberler; Ludwig (Postbauer-Heng, DE), Nistler; Juergen (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Apparatus for controlling an MRI antenna arrangement with elliptical polarization and equal amplitude signals at feed points
Patent Number: 7,986,142

Inventors: Ebermann; Heiko (Dresden, DE)
Title: Cooling system for equipment and network cabinets and method for cooling equipment and network cabinets
Patent Number: 7,254,022

Inventors: Ebner; Peter (Leonding, AT), Lochner; Heribert (Leonding, AT)
Title: Hood-type annealing furnace, especially for steel strip and wire bunches
Patent Number: 7,252,798

Inventors: Eckenhausen; Roland B. (Long Beach, CA), Eckenhausen; Steven C. (Long Beach, CA)
Title: Hot dairy-based beverage dispenser
Patent Number: 7,252,034

Inventors: Eckert; Martin (Moetzingen, DE), Frech; Roland (Ostfildern, DE), Siviero; Claudio (Schoenaich, DE), Supper; Jochen (Herrenberg, DE), Torreiter; Otto A. (Boeblingen, DE), Winkel; Thomas-Michael (Schoenaich, DE)
Title: Network power fault detection
Patent Number: 9,094,306

Inventors: Edge; Stephen W. (Escondido, CA), Wachter; Andreas K. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Registration of a terminal with a location server for user plane location
Patent Number: 9,094,784

Inventors: Edwards; James W. (Portland, OR), Redshaw; Gavin S. (Beaverton, OR), Lara; Walter (Hillsboro, OR), Garg; Ajay (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Accessing a private network
Patent Number: 7,251,824

Inventors: Efimov; Andrey Gennadlevich (St. Petersburg, RU), Taubin; Felix Aleksandrovich (St. Petersburg, RU)
Title: Prescribed response precoding for channels with intersymbol interference
Patent Number: 7,986,744

Inventors: Efimov; Oleg M. (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for the temporal profiling of short laser pulses with thick Bragg gratings
Patent Number: 7,253,933

Inventors: Ehrhart; Philip J. (Narvon, PA), Otto; Douglas R. (New Holland, PA)
Title: Header height control system and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,987,656

Inventors: Elliott; Martin R. (Pepperell, MA), Shah; Vinay K. (San Mateo, CA), Englhardt; Eric A. (Palo Alto, CA), Hudgens; Jeffrey C. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Methods for moving a substrate carrier
Patent Number: 7,984,543

Inventors: Ellis; Jeremy (Norwalk, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for coordinating solar powered lighting with grid powered lighting
Patent Number: 9,091,404

Inventors: Ema; Taiji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device including contact holes between adjacent conductor patterns and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,253,525

Inventors: Emanuel; Mark Hans (Bioemendaal, NL)
Title: Surgical cutting device and method for its use
Patent Number: 9,089,358

Inventors: Emma; Philip George (Danbury, CT)
Title: Method for achieving very high bandwidth between the levels of a cache hierarchy in 3-dimensional structures, and a 3-dimensional structure resulting therefrom
Patent Number: 7,986,543

Inventors: Emori; Mototsugu (Saitama, JP), Asai; Takahiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer program product
Patent Number: 7,986,431

Inventors: Endo; Nobuyuki (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Forming silicon oxide film from RF plasma of oxidizing gas
Patent Number: 7,985,695

Inventors: Endo; Tomotaka (Kawasaki, JP), Takeda; Kazumasa (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Safety information transmission device
Patent Number: 7,987,277

Inventors: Endo; Yoshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method for efficiently compressing and encoding still images and motion pictures
Patent Number: 7,254,274

Inventors: Engdegard; Jonas (Stockholm, SE), Purnhagen; Heiko (Sundbyberg, SE), Sehlstrom; Leif (Jarfalla, SE)
Title: Reduction of spurious uncorrelation in FM radio noise
Patent Number: 9,094,754

Inventors: Engle; Bryce (Sioux City, IA), Minter; Larry (Jefferson, SD), Simonsen; Jon (Quimby, IA)
Title: Hopper trailer with auger and gravity discharge
Patent Number: 9,090,198

Inventors: English; Richard Le Roy (Anaheim, CA)
Title: Tool for pulling mixing valve cartridge core and sleeve and method of use
Patent Number: 7,987,571

Inventors: Erickson; Karl L. (Rochester, MN), Paone; Phil C. (Rochester, MN), Paulsen; David P. (Dodge Center, MN), Sheets, II; John E. (Zumbrota, MN), Uhlmann; Gregory J. (Rochester, MN), Williams; Kelly L. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Implementing gate within a gate utilizing replacement metal gate process
Patent Number: 9,093,421

Inventors: Erickson; Robert W. (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Restraining device for reducing warp in lumber during drying
Patent Number: 7,987,614

Inventors: Ernst; Steven L. (Torrance, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for monitoring and controlling laser intensity in a ROS scanning system
Patent Number: 7,253,386

Inventors: Eryurek; Evren (Edina, MN), Kavaklioglu; Kadir (Edina, MN)
Title: Pressure transmitter with diagnostics
Patent Number: 7,254,518

Inventors: Esmailian; Tooraj (Mission Viejo, CA), Creigh; John Lock (Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
Title: Continuous adaptation of a channel equalizer
Patent Number: 9,094,247

Inventors: Esslinger; Thomas (Langdon, NH)
Title: Minimum clearance bore gauge
Patent Number: 7,984,560

Inventors: Eu; Poh Leng (Petaling Jaya, MY), Tan; Lan Chu (Klang, MY), Cui; Cheng Qiang (Singapore, SG)
Title: Solder ball attachment ring and method of use
Patent Number: 7,985,672

Inventors: Eversoll; Elizabeth (Verona, WI), Kelly; Christopher W. (Madison, WI), McFarlane; Kyle (Madison, WI), Residovski; Ilirijan (Madison, WI)
Title: Personal data management system with global data store
Patent Number: 9,092,796

Inventors: Fahimi; Babak (Arlington, TX), Dial; Daniel Christopher (Shelton, WA)
Title: Reforming chamber with multiple electrodes to generate hydrogen
Patent Number: 9,093,682

Inventors: Fahnle; Oliver (St. Gallen, CH), Messelink; Wilhelmus (St. Gallen, CH), Meeder; Mark (St. Gallen, CH)
Title: Method and apparatus for manufacturing optical elements
Patent Number: 7,987,015

Inventors: Falahee; Mark H. (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Spinous process retractor
Patent Number: 9,089,373

Inventors: Falana; Olusegun M. (San Antonio, TX), Marshall; Edward C. (Houston, TX), Zamora; Frank (Houston, TX)
Title: Methods for using complementary surfactant compositions
Patent Number: 9,090,809

Inventors: Falcon; Stephen R (Woodinville, WA), Yip; Clement Chun Pong (Bellevue, WA), Banay; Dan (Seattle, WA), Miller; David M (Redmond, WA)
Title: Speech controls for use with a speech system
Patent Number: 7,254,545

Inventors: Fan; William W. (Lake Jackson, TX), Kneupper; Christian D. (Brazoria, TX), Noormann; Sascha (Gruenendeich, DE), Patrascu; Renate (Stade, DE)
Title: Process for producing epoxides
Patent Number: 7,985,867

Inventors: Fanger; Gary R. (Mill Creek, WA), Fling; Steven P. (Bainbridge Island, WA)
Title: Compositions and methods for the therapy and diagnosis of ovarian cancer
Patent Number: 7,985,843

Inventors: Farache; Fortunato (Doral, FL)
Title: System, method and device for measuring pupillary distance
Patent Number: 9,091,867

Inventors: Faratin; Peyman (New York, NY), Shi; Cheng (New York, NY)
Title: Software service infrastructure indexing user demographics, interests and expertise
Patent Number: 9,092,732

Inventors: Farnsworth; Rick (Brush Prairie, WA), Dixon; Douglas G. (Longview, WA)
Title: Treadmill conversion resistance training apparatus
Patent Number: 7,985,166

Inventors: Farnum; Gerald Martin (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Guitar pick finger ring with removable-guitar pick
Patent Number: 9,089,191

Inventors: Fast; Curtis D. (Mountain Lake, MN)
Title: Leveling hunting stand system
Patent Number: 9,089,125

Inventors: Fauconet; Michel (Valmont, FR), Destenay; Jean-Marie (Villing, FR)
Title: Method for purifying (meth)acrylic acid by oxidising a gaseous substrate
Patent Number: 7,253,313

Inventors: Fay; Todor J. (Bellevue, WA), Schmidt; Brian L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Accessing audio processing components in an audio generation system
Patent Number: 7,254,540

Inventors: Federici; John Francis (Westfield, NJ)
Title: Methods and apparatus for rapid scanning continuous wave terahertz spectroscopy and imaging
Patent Number: 7,986,413

Inventors: Fedi; Roberto (Bergamo BG, IT), Clausi; Antonio (Bergamo BG, IT), Cinti; Giovanni (Bergamo BG, IT)
Title: Process for purifying a flow of combustion fumes from a clinker production plant and relative apparatus
Patent Number: 9,091,483

Inventors: Feigl; Torsten (Jena, DE), Benoit; Nicolas (Giessen, DE), Yulin; Sergiy (Jena, DE), Kaiser; Nobert (Jena, DE)
Title: Thermally stable multilayer mirror for the EUV spectral range
Patent Number: 7,986,455

Inventors: Felch; Andrew C. (Hanover, NH), Granger, Jr.; Richard H. (Lebanon, NH)
Title: Power-efficient sensory recognition processor
Patent Number: 9,092,672

Inventors: Fenollosa Esteve; Jose Luis (Castellon, ES)
Title: Procedure for manufacturing pieces for the formation of a removable floor covering
Patent Number: 9,090,030

Inventors: Ferguson; Don (Mississauga, CA), Paun; Mircea (Mississauga, CA), Nicolescu; Ioan (Mississauga, CA), Patroi; Tudor (Mississauga, CA), Iagounov; Oleg (Maple, CA)
Title: Active logistical tag for cargo
Patent Number: 9,092,680

Inventors: Ferlin; Oliver (Malauzat, FR)
Title: Tire for heavy vehicles
Patent Number: 7,252,128

Inventors: Fernandes Barros; Daniel Jose (Redwood City, CA), Luong; Le Nguyen (San Diego, CA), Hurt; James Young (San Diego, CA), Ly-Gagnon; Yann (San Jose, CA), Husted; Paul James (San Jose, CA)
Title: System and method for I-Q imbalance correction
Patent Number: 9,094,079

Inventors: Fernandez; Rocky Anthony (Mumbai, IN), DeWakar; Sunny Ramaswamy (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Integrated system and method for enabling mobile commerce transactions using "contactless identity modules in mobile handsets"
Patent Number: 9,092,772

Inventors: Ferren; Bran (Beverly Hills, CA)
Title: Customizable and predictive dictionary
Patent Number: 9,092,069

Inventors: Ferren; Bran (Beverly Hills, CA)
Title: Transcoder enabled cloud of remotely controlled devices
Patent Number: 9,092,798

Inventors: Fetzer; Dudley K. (San Diego, CA), Doyle; Thomas F. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Wireless tracking device
Patent Number: 9,092,963

Inventors: Field; David A. (Birmingham, MI), Wampler, II; Charles W. (Birmingham, MI)
Title: Apparatus and method for the noncircular bending of tubes
Patent Number: 7,251,976

Inventors: Fields; Daniel M. (Spokane, WA)
Title: Apparatus and method for storing and distributing encrypted digital content
Patent Number: 7,254,837

Inventors: Filicori; Marco (Bologna, IT)
Title: Unitary combination of FSH and hCG
Patent Number: 7,985,732

Inventors: Filippi; Ronald G. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Bonilla; Griselda (Fishkill, NY), Chanda; Kaushik (Hopewell Junciton, NY), Choi; Samuel S. (Beacon, NY), Grunow; Stephan (Poughkeepsie, NY), Lustig; Naftali E. (Croton-on-Hudson, NY), Simon; Andrew H. (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Redundant via structure for metal fuse applications
Patent Number: 9,093,164

Inventors: Fine; Russell M (Los Angeles, CA), Marshall; David M (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: System and method of selecting parameters for real world wagers placed on behalf of users in an integrated wagering and interactive media platform
Patent Number: 9,092,940

Inventors: Fine; Russell M. (Los Angeles, CA), Selby; Jamison (Sherman Oaks, CA)
Title: System and method of providing wagering opportunities based on invitations
Patent Number: 9,092,939

Inventors: Fingerhut; Wilhelm (Leonding, AT), Heckmann; Hado (Linz, AT), Kepplinger; Leopold Werner (Leonding, AT), Wieder; Kurt (Schwertberg, AT), Wurm; Johann (Bad Zell, AT)
Title: Method for producing moldings
Patent Number: 9,090,844

Inventors: Fink; Joseph M. (Washington, PA)
Title: Portable child safety seat assembly for use with shopping carts
Patent Number: 9,090,278

Inventors: Firtion; Eric (Villers sur Coudun, FR), Baudoux; Patrice (Flavy le Martel, FR)
Title: Motor vehicle fuel tank
Patent Number: 7,252,075

Inventors: Fisbein; Benjamin (Brooklyn, NY), Berlemont; Sylvain (Paris, FR)
Title: Systems and methods for exercise in an interactive virtual environment
Patent Number: 9,089,733

Inventors: Fischell; David R. (Fair Haven, NJ), Fischell; Robert E. (Dayton, MD), Fischell; Tim A. (Richland, MI)
Title: Stent with angulated struts
Patent Number: 7,252,679

Inventors: Fischer; Egbert (Darmstadt, DE), Khodghibagiyan; Hamlet (Moscow Region, RU), Kovalenko; Alexander (Moscow Region, RU), Moritz; Gebhard (Darmstadt, DE)
Title: Superconducting cable and method for the production thereof
Patent Number: 7,985,925

Inventors: Fischer; Philip Leapold Charles (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Converting bayer pattern RGB images to full resolution RGB images via intermediate hue, saturation and intensity (HSI) conversion
Patent Number: 7,986,859

Inventors: Fischer; Sven (Nuremberg, DE), Amin; Muhammad Awais (Nuremberg, DE), Palanki; Ravi (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Determination of positions of wireless transceivers to be added to a wireless communication network
Patent Number: 9,091,746

Inventors: Fishman; Joseph (Scarborough, CA), Elkayam; Eli (Bialik, IL)
Title: Electromechanical failsafe thermostat
Patent Number: 7,987,822

Inventors: Fitzmaurice; Donald (Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, IE), Cummins; David (Navan, Co. Meath, IE), Corr; David (Lucan, Co. Dublin, IE), Rao; S. Nagaraja (Dublin 14, IE), Boschloo; Gerrit (7213 LB Gorssel, NL)
Title: Nanoporous and nanocrystalline film and electrochromic device
Patent Number: 7,253,940

Inventors: Fitzsimmons; David (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Aircraft floor support strut with design failure point
Patent Number: 9,090,331

Inventors: Flachowsky; Stefan (Dresden, DE), Mikalo; Ricardo P. (Heideblick, DE), Hoentschel; Jan (Dresden, DE)
Title: Methods of forming semiconductor devices with embedded semiconductor material as source/drain regions using a reduced number of spacers
Patent Number: 9,093,554

Inventors: Flegel; Willy A. (Dieburg, DE), Wagner; Franz F. (Ulm, DE)
Title: Nucleic acid molecules correlated with the rhesus weak D phenotype
Patent Number: 7,252,949

Inventors: Flores; Patricia A. (Clawson, MI), Chernoff; Adrian B. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Vehicle illumination system and method
Patent Number: 7,987,030

Inventors: Fogelson; Bruce A. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Builders on-line assistant
Patent Number: 7,254,553

Inventors: Follmann; Markus (Koln, DE), Stasch; Johannes-Peter (Solingen, DE), Redlich; Gorden (Bochum, DE), Ackerstaff; Jens (Berlin, DE), Griebenow; Nils (Dormagen, DE), Lindner; Niels (Wuppertal, DE), Wunder; Frank (Wuppertal, DE), Li; Volkhart Min-Jian (Velbert, DE)
Title: Benzyl-substituted carbamates and use thereof
Patent Number: 9,090,609

Inventors: Follmann; Markus (Koln, DE), Stasch; Johannes-Peter (Solingen, DE), Redlich; Gorden (Bochum, DE), Griebenow; Nils (Dormagen, DE), Wunder; Frank (Wuppertal, DE), Li; Volkhart Min-Jian (Velbert, DE), Lang; Dieter (Velbert, DE)
Title: Fluoroalkyl-substituted pyrazolopyridines and use thereof
Patent Number: 9,090,610

Inventors: Fontana, Jr.; Robert E. (San Jose, CA), Ho; Kuok San (Santa Clara, CA), Tsang; Ching Hwa (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Planar perpendicular recording head
Patent Number: 7,253,991

Inventors: Forstl; Bernhard (Ihrlerstein, DE)
Title: Method for the power-saving control of a receiving device, in particular for an access control system for an automobile, and a corresponding receiving device
Patent Number: 7,254,725

Inventors: Fournier; Joel (Cergy, FR)
Title: Pivoting pointer display device
Patent Number: 7,984,688

Inventors: Franzen; Hermann (Monchengladbach, DE), Wieschemann; Armin (Oberhausen, DE), Hegewald; Mike (Oberhausen, DE), Moutsokapas; Jannis (Monheim, DE)
Title: Handling system for ISO containers having a gantry crane
Patent Number: 9,090,436

Inventors: Frazier; Howard (Pleasanton, CA), Thaler; Patricia (Carmichael, CA), Ghiasi; Ali (Cupertino, CA), Baumer; Howard (Laguna Hills, CA)
Title: Method and system for physical layer aggregation
Patent Number: 7,986,622

Inventors: Freda; Martino (Laval, CA), Gauvreau; Jean-Louis (La Prairie, CA), Murray; Joseph (Schwenksville, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for using direct wireless links and a central controller for dynamic resource allocation
Patent Number: 9,094,166

Inventors: Frederick; Caleb (Mesa, AZ), Porter; Allen (Fountain Hills, AZ)
Title: Apparatus and method for non-destructive testing using ultrasonic phased array
Patent Number: 9,091,638

Inventors: Freedman; Robert (Houston, TX), Ganesan; Krishnamurthy (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Method for determining more accurate diffusion coefficient distributions of reservoir fluids using Bi-polar pulsed field gradients
Patent Number: 7,253,618

Inventors: Freitas; Richard F. (San Martin, CA), Montoye; Robert K. (Rochester, MN), Shinde; Rajendra (Stanford, CA)
Title: Programmable regular expression and context free grammar matcher
Patent Number: 9,093,151

Inventors: Frekers; Dieter (Altenberge, DE), Wachsmann; Christian (Munster, DE), Aksit; Ishak (Munster, DE)
Title: Scanner arrangement and method for optically scanning an object
Patent Number: 7,986,456

Inventors: Freudenberg; Harald (Marklohe, DE), Prahm; Andreas (Barssel, DE), Sachs; Frank (Saterland, DE), Schlenker; Michael (Blender, DE)
Title: Device for handling bobbins of packaging material
Patent Number: 7,984,603

Inventors: Fritzler; Sven (Erlangen, DE), Heismann; Bjorn (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Radiation detector and detection method, and medical diagnostic apparatus employing same
Patent Number: 7,253,416

Inventors: Froeschle; Thomas A. (Southborough, MA), Mark; Roger (Barrington, RI), Schroeder; Thomas C. (Southboro, MA), Carlmark; Richard Tucker (Cumberland, RI), Hanson; David E. (Upton, MA), Ma; Jun (Northborough, MA), Peterson; Benjamin G. K. (West Boylston, MA)
Title: Electromagnetic actuator and control
Patent Number: 7,252,053

Inventors: Frunder; Tobias (Augsburg, DE)
Title: Paneling apparatus for a ceiling or a wall of a room
Patent Number: 9,093,189

Inventors: Fu; Wei (San Diego, CA), Balardeta; Joseph James (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Digitally adjusted high speed analog equalizer
Patent Number: 7,254,173

Inventors: Fu; Yu-Show (Taipei, TW), Cheng; Henrich (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method of generating neurons from stem cells and medium for culturing stem cells
Patent Number: 7,252,995

Inventors: Fuhr; Gunter (Berlin, DE), Zimmermann; Heiko (Saarbrucken, DE)
Title: Low-temperature storage of suspension samples in suspended sample chambers
Patent Number: 7,984,616

Inventors: Fujihara; Shinobu (Tokyo, JP), Oishi; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Controlling data writing of tape recording apparatus
Patent Number: 9,093,107

Inventors: Fujii; Gen (Kanagawa, JP), Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,985,677

Inventors: Fujimoto; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Inamura; Yukinori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Gaming machine and control method that accumulatively adds a value less than one credit as a fractional value
Patent Number: 7,985,135

Inventors: Fujisaki; Iwao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication device
Patent Number: 9,092,917

Inventors: Fujisaki; Iwao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication device
Patent Number: 9,094,531

Inventors: Fujisaki; Iwao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication device
Patent Number: 9,094,775

Inventors: Fujita; Miyako (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Net list creating method, net list creating device, and computer program thereof
Patent Number: 7,251,792

Inventors: Fukuda; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP), Imamiya; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and driving method of semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,253,676

Inventors: Fukuda; Kunio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wireless communication system and wireless communication apparatus
Patent Number: 7,986,234

Inventors: Fukushima; Rieko (Tokyo, JP), Hirayama; Yuzo (Kanagawa, JP), Doi; Miwako (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: 3D image displaying method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,986,320

Inventors: Funahashi; Hiroyuki (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Network system, terminal and recording medium
Patent Number: 7,254,629

Inventors: Funaki; Isao (Kawasaki, JP), Maekawa; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Kita; Aki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Display device, display program storage medium and display method
Patent Number: 7,986,324

Inventors: Fung; Ryan (Mississauga, CA), Betz; Vaughn (Toronto, CA)
Title: Optimizing long-path and short-path timing and accounting for manufacturing and operating condition variability
Patent Number: 7,254,789

Inventors: Furukawa; Tomoyasu (Ome, JP), Sakai; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP), Nonaka; Yusuke (Tachikawa, JP), Sugino; Shinya (Akishima, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 9,093,349

Inventors: Furutani; Goro (Koshi, JP), Terada; Takashi (Kumamoto, JP), Fukuda; Yoshiteru (Kumamoto, JP), Wada; Norio (Kumamoto, JP)
Title: Dye adsorption apparatus and dye adsorption method
Patent Number: 9,093,222

Inventors: Gadir; Omar M. A. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Federation of clusters for enterprise data management
Patent Number: 7,987,152

Inventors: Gahang; Goo-soo (Yongin-si, KR), Gong; Jung-tag (Suwon-si, KR), Shin; Sang-yun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Printing apparatus and method having functions to compensate for light intensity difference
Patent Number: 7,253,829

Inventors: Gait; Paul (Altamont, NY)
Title: Protective eyewear with metal lenses
Patent Number: 7,987,517

Inventors: Galbraith; Robert E. (Rochester, MN), Gerhard; Adrian C. (Rochester, MN), Iyer; Murali N. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Implementing storage adapter performance control
Patent Number: 9,092,364

Inventors: Gally; Brian J. (San Rafael, CA), Cummings; William J. (Millbrae, CA)
Title: Optical films for directing light towards active areas of displays
Patent Number: 7,986,451

Inventors: Gameiro; Andre (Acheres, FR)
Title: Method for machining the connecting rod passage in a cylinder crankcase, cylinder crankcase and engine obtained using the method
Patent Number: 9,089,907

Inventors: Gao; Jianfeng (Beijing, CN), Li; Mingjing (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method and apparatus for distribution-based language model adaptation
Patent Number: 7,254,529

Inventors: Garcia Cruz; Raul (Cadiz, ES), Gutierrez Royo; Francisco Javier (Great Yarmouth, GB), Navarro Almendros; Gabriel (Cadiz, ES), Ruiz Segura; Javier Tomas (Cadiz, ES)
Title: Device for remotely tracking bodies of water and method for remotely and simultaneously managing and operating a set of said devices
Patent Number: 9,090,316

Inventors: Garcia; Pete R (Canton, MI)
Title: System for de-aerating a hydraulic fluid in a transmission
Patent Number: 7,985,283

Inventors: Garner; Ronald Colin (Sand Hutton, GB), Lappin; Graham John (Harrogate, GB)
Title: Quantification of analytes using accelerator mass spectrometry
Patent Number: 7,985,589

Inventors: Garrett; Chris (Newton, IA), Betts; Doug (Albion, IA), Collins; Clint (Bondurant, IA)
Title: Display transformation assembly for a visualization system
Patent Number: 9,092,188

Inventors: Garrett; Rick (Greenacres, WA), Weisbeck; Pat (Greenacres, WA)
Title: Tracer lamp arrangement
Patent Number: 7,252,538

Inventors: Garsuch; Arnd (Ludwigshafen, DE), Panchenko; Alexander (Ludwigshafen, DE), Waldvogel; Siegfried (Ingelheim, DE), Janza; Birgit (Mainz, DE)
Title: Electrode materials for electrical cells
Patent Number: 9,093,709

Inventors: Gartz; Mark R. (Mt. Prospect, IL), Hanson; Scott (Grayslake, IL)
Title: Cake base with recesses
Patent Number: 9,090,375

Inventors: Gaspar; Don (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Credit card tokenization techniques
Patent Number: 9,092,777

Inventors: Gassaway; Steve (Santa Fe, TX)
Title: Pump check-valve rubber flapper life extender systems
Patent Number: 9,091,359

Inventors: Gates; Matthijs A. (Seattle, WA), Srinivasan; Jai (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Clock-slaving in a programmable video recorder
Patent Number: 7,254,310

Inventors: Gau; Chie (Tainan, TW), Cheng; Yu-Shun (Tainan, TW), Chuang; Chih-Hung (Tainan, TW), Hong; Yu-Cheng (Tainan, TW), Lin; Yung-Tsan (Tainan, TW)
Title: Manufacturing method of the organic solar cell
Patent Number: 9,093,645

Inventors: Gaul; Gregory R. (The Woodlands, TX), O'Connor; Gary (Pasadena, TX)
Title: Repair of industrial gas turbine nozzle diaphragm packing
Patent Number: 7,985,046

Inventors: Geaghan; Bernard O. (Salem, MA), Moshrefzadeh; Robert S. (Oakdale, MN), Cordeiro; Craig A. (Westford, MA), Hagermoser; Edward S. (Lancaster, MA), Hart; James J. (Georgetown, MA), Hatin; Paul M. (Londonderry, NH), Hauck; Karl P. (Somerville, MA), Peterson, Jr.; Richard A. (Chelmsford, MA), Schulz; Stephen C. (Lee, NH), Taylor; Gordon F. (Bolton, MA)
Title: Touch panel system and method for distinguishing multiple touch inputs
Patent Number: 7,254,775

Inventors: Geile; Michael J. (Batavia, OH)
Title: Systems and method for orthogonal frequency divisional multiplexing
Patent Number: 9,094,842

Inventors: Geng; Jinju (Nanjing, CN), Ren; Hongqiang (Nanjing, CN)
Title: Method for removing genes encoding antibiotic resistance
Patent Number: 9,090,489

Inventors: Gengel; Glenn W. (Hollister, CA), Hadley; Mark A. (Newark, CA), Pounds; Tom (Monte Sereno, CA), Schatz; Kenneth D. (San Jose, CA), Drzaic; Paul S. (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: RFID tags and processes for producing RFID tags
Patent Number: 7,253,735

Inventors: Gensel; Lewis (Spring Brook, PA), Pickutoski; Ed (Blakely, PA)
Title: High-density optical recording media and method for making same
Patent Number: 7,986,611

Inventors: Gephart; Matthew P. (Marquette, MI), Berman; Phillip J. (Negaunee, MI)
Title: Retraction apparatus and method of use
Patent Number: 7,985,179

Inventors: Geradts; Karlheinz (Staufen, CH), Sonnleitner; Werner (Ahnatal, DE)
Title: Operation of an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 9,091,203

Inventors: Gerth; Volker (Bielefeld, DE), Mersmann; Udo (Guetersloh, DE), Steinkoetter; Heinz-Guenter (Bielefeld, DE)
Title: Vacuum cleaner with a dust collection chamber closeable by a lid
Patent Number: 7,251,854

Inventors: Gettemy; Shawn R. (San Jose, CA), Lam; Lawrence (San Jose, CA), Hanson; William R. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Three-dimensional contact-sensitive feature for electronic devices
Patent Number: 7,986,310

Inventors: Gettle; Guy Leath (Alamo, CA), Kurtz; James Michael (St. Petersburg, FL)
Title: Armor assembly
Patent Number: 9,091,509

Inventors: Geyer; John J. (Vancouver, CA), Featherstone; Peter A. (Surrey, CA), Wright; Andrew S. (Vancouver, CA), Chan; Mandy (Vancouver, CA), Williams; Stephen J. (Port Coquitlam, CA)
Title: Management of mobile device communication sessions to reduce user distraction
Patent Number: 9,094,533

Inventors: Ghabra; Riad (Dearborn Heights, MI), Luo; Yi (Ypsilanti, MI), Tang; Qingfeng (Novi, MI)
Title: Self-aligning vehicular transmitter system
Patent Number: 7,986,960

Inventors: Ghadaksaz; Michael M. (Inverness, IL)
Title: Portable wireless repeater system for indoor wireless coverage enhancement of residential, small office, and vehicular applications
Patent Number: 7,986,647

Inventors: Gibson; Katharine J. (Wilmington, DE), Liao; Der-Ing (Wilmington, DE), Tang; Xiao-Song (Hockessin, DE)
Title: B12 dependent dehydratases with improved reaction kinetics
Patent Number: 7,985,849

Inventors: Giles; Christopher M. (Lafayette, CO), Bewick; Simon (Finchampstead, GB), Williams; Kalvin E. (Thatcham, GB)
Title: Precise exit logic for removal of security overlay of instruction space
Patent Number: 7,254,720

Inventors: Gill; Joseph R (Canton, OH), Shelter; Daniel W (North Canton, OH)
Title: Check valve assembly for injection molding apparatus
Patent Number: 7,252,500

Inventors: Gillin; Matthew J. (Rosemont, PA), Korfmann; Roger (Radnor, PA), Raden; Paul L. (Phoenixville, PA)
Title: Financial services payment vehicle and method
Patent Number: 7,254,557

Inventors: Gingeras; Thomas R. (Encinitas, CA), Mack; David (Menlo Park, CA), Chee; Mark S. (Palo Alto, CA), Berno; Anthony J. (San Jose, CA), Stryer; Lubert (Stanford, CA), Ghandour; Ghassan (Atherton, CA), Wang; Ching (San Jose, CA)
Title: Chip-based speciation and phenotypic characterization of microorganisms
Patent Number: 7,252,948

Inventors: Giovannini; Umberto (Corsico-Milano, IT), Passerini; Antonio (Pavia, IT), Bregonzio; Valerio (Varese, IT)
Title: Process, system and equipment for the towing of underwater pipelines
Patent Number: 7,985,036

Inventors: Giroux; Karen J. (Piscataway, NJ)
Title: Medical devices employing novel polymers
Patent Number: 7,985,415

Inventors: Gitt; Carsten (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Auxiliary range transmission
Patent Number: 7,987,741

Inventors: Glazer; Arie (Mevaseret Zion, IL), Gross; Abraham (Ramat Aviv, IL)
Title: Selectable area laser assisted processing of substrates
Patent Number: 7,253,120

Inventors: Glazko; Serguei A. (San Diego, CA), Beckman; James Edward (La Jolla, CA), Patel; Shimman (San Diego, CA)
Title: Jammer detection and suppression for wireless communication
Patent Number: 7,986,922

Inventors: Glezer; Ari (Atlanta, GA), Mahalingam; Raghavendran (Decatur, GA)
Title: Apparatus and method for enhanced heat transfer
Patent Number: 7,252,140

Inventors: Godard; Anais (Toulouse, FR), Thiebaud Roux; Sophie (L'union, FR), De Caro; Pascale (Toulouse, FR), Vedrenne; Emeline (Quint-Fonsegrives, FR), Mouloungui; Zephirin (Toulouse, FR)
Title: Method of oxidative molecular cleavage of a fatty compound
Patent Number: 9,090,552

Inventors: Goddard; Brian (Stafford, TX), Keese; Roger (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: System and method for producing high pressure foam slurry
Patent Number: 9,091,138

Inventors: Goehlich; Robert Alexander (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Fuselage segment and method for manufacturing a fuselage segment
Patent Number: 9,090,328

Inventors: Goetz; Mark (Broomfield, CO)
Title: Reflecting bicycle tires
Patent Number: 7,252,127

Inventors: Goetzfried; Stefan (Kleinkitzighofen, DE), Hauptmann; Udo (Landsberg/Lech, DE), Artmann; Konrad (Schondorf, DE)
Title: Percussive power tool with flushing head
Patent Number: 7,252,155

Inventors: Gold; David V. (Metuchen, NJ), Goldenberg; David M. (Mendham, NJ)
Title: Anti-mucin antibodies for early detection and treatment of pancreatic cancer
Patent Number: 9,089,618

Inventors: Gomez; Julio (Brisbane, AU)
Title: Method and devices for manmade precipitations
Patent Number: 9,089,725

Inventors: Gonzalez Linero; Luis (Bristol, GB)
Title: Aircraft walkway
Patent Number: 7,984,876

Inventors: Goodman; Joshua T (Redmond, WA), Kadie; Carl M (Bellevue, WA), Chickering; David M (Bellevue, WA), Bradford; Donald E (Pleasanton, CA), Glasgow; Dane A (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Intelligent autofill
Patent Number: 7,254,569

Inventors: Goodson; David (Hinsdale, IL)
Title: Using lenses and lens arrays to enhance the appearance of people
Patent Number: 7,984,517

Inventors: Gopal; Burra (Redmond, WA), Ovanesyan; Oleg Gregory (Redmond, WA), Kapoor; Rahul (Redmond, WA), Manek; Parul (Redmond, WA), Jain; Sandhya (Redmond, WA), Annamalai; Muthiah K. (Redmond, WA), Edelstein; Sharon E. (Redmond, WA), Cao; Peiwei (Redmond, WA), Croicu; Alexandru (Redmond, WA)
Title: Detecting and managing changes in business data integration solutions
Patent Number: 7,987,159

Inventors: Gorkemli; Burak (Istanbul, TR), Parlakisik; Murat (Istanbul, TR), Guney; Nazli (Istanbul, TR), Civanlar; Seyhan (Istanbul, TR), Sunay; Oguz (Istanbul, TR), Ozen; Uygar (Istanbul, TR), Karaman; Melih (Istanbul, TR), Kaytaz; Bulent (Istanbul, TR)
Title: Automatic discovery of multiple controllers in Software Defined Networks (SDNs)
Patent Number: 9,094,285

Inventors: Gorrell; Jonathan (Gainesville, FL), Davidson; Mark (Florahome, FL)
Title: Selectable frequency light emitter
Patent Number: 7,986,113

Inventors: Goth; Robert James (Balderstone, GB), Penny; Stephen Graham (Balderstone, GB), Ditchfield; Barry James (Balderstone, GB), Mullins; Robert Lawrence (Wooton-Under-Edge, GB)
Title: Hydraulic stop
Patent Number: 7,252,464

Inventors: Gough; Michael Lane (Ben Lomond, CA), Koester; Stephanie Eva (San Francisco, CA), McGhie; Brian Burnell (Santa Clara, CA), Miyake; James Ieyasu (San Jose, CA), Nygord; Richard Victor (San Jose, CA), Saxena; Samir Ranjan Tiongson (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Graphical editor for program files
Patent Number: 7,987,427

Inventors: Gourlay; Robert D. (Northridge, CA), Williams; Steven C. (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA), Pagan; Daniel L. (North Hills, CA)
Title: Liquid measurement system having a plurality of differential pressure probes
Patent Number: 7,251,998

Inventors: Granik; Yuri (Palo Alto, CA), Sakajiri; Kyohei (Portland, OR)
Title: Calculation system for inverse masks
Patent Number: 7,987,434

Inventors: Gray; Mark (Long Beach, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for making uniformly sized particles
Patent Number: 7,985,058

Inventors: Greer; Kerry L. (Melbourne Beach, FL), Caimi; Frank M. (Vero Beach, FL), Hendler; Jason M. (Indian Harbour Beach, FL), Kralovec; Jay A. (Meblourne, FL)
Title: Multiple antenna diversity for wireless LAN applications
Patent Number: 7,253,779

Inventors: Gretta; William (Clinton, NJ), Pear; Eric (Bridgewater, NJ), Karmarkar; Dileep (Warren, NJ)
Title: Separation of aqueous ammonia components for NO.sub.x reduction
Patent Number: 7,985,280

Inventors: Griep; Jonathan P. (Wilton, CT)
Title: Stack-based problem identification for a software component
Patent Number: 7,987,450

Inventors: Griffith; Todd (Corsica, PA)
Title: Collapsible colander
Patent Number: 9,089,237

Inventors: Grimm; Michael (Mosbach, DE)
Title: Electrical plug connection, in particular circular plug connection
Patent Number: 9,093,783

Inventors: Gruber; Peter A. (Mohegan Lake, NY), Lauro; Paul A. (Brewster, NY), Nah; Jae-Woong (New York, NY)
Title: Double solder bumps on substrates for low temperature flip chip bonding
Patent Number: 9,095,081

Inventors: Gruber; William H. (Southborough, MA), Westhaver; Paul (Newburyport, MA)
Title: Non-invasive skin contouring device to delaminate skin layers using tissue resonance
Patent Number: 7,985,190

Inventors: Gruenewaelder; Bernhard (Hilden, DE), Haller; Werner (Erkrath, DE), Schoettmer; Bernhard (Monheim, DE), Empt; Thomas (Viersen, DE), Kluth; Hermann (Duesseldorf, DE)
Title: Fast setting 1k-polyurethane glue
Patent Number: 7,253,244

Inventors: Grunberger; Aaron (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: System, device, and method for extending a stroke of a computer pointing device
Patent Number: 7,986,304

Inventors: Gu; Zhongzhu (Jiangsu, CN), Xu; Jinjin (Jiangsu, CN), Dong; Liying (Jiangsu, CN), Liu; Juanjuan (Jiangsu, CN)
Title: Single-region-board type high-temperature electrostatic dust collector
Patent Number: 9,089,849

Inventors: Guenther; Eggert (Bad Doberan, DE)
Title: Fluid flow in a control arrangement for a rotary piston engine
Patent Number: 9,091,169

Inventors: Guglieri; Massimo (Sao Paulo, BR), Vidal; Thierry (Lyons, FR)
Title: Uses of esteramide compounds
Patent Number: 9,090,538

Inventors: Guidati; Gianfranco (Zurich, CH), Ni; Alexander (Baden, CH)
Title: Method of separating CO.sub.2 from a gas flow, CO.sub.2 separating device for carrying out the method, swirl nozzle for a CO.sub.2 separating device
Patent Number: 7,985,278

Inventors: Guillorn; Michael A. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Lauer; Isaac (Yorktown Heights, NY), Sleight; Jeffrey W. (Ridgefield, CT)
Title: Silicidation blocking process using optically sensitive HSQ resist and organic planarizing layer
Patent Number: 9,093,379

Inventors: Gunby; William (Newnan, GA)
Title: Transport trailer liftgate apparatus and method of operating the same
Patent Number: 9,090,199

Inventors: Gunji; Daisuke (Tokyo, JP), Hiraishi; Tomonobu (Tokyo, JP), Ito; Chieko (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Display controller, display control method, and computer-readable storage medium
Patent Number: 9,092,118

Inventors: Guo; Michael Wei-Quiang (Bellevue, WA), Horton; Jonathan P. (Woodinville, WA)
Title: In-line sign in
Patent Number: 7,251,827

Inventors: Guo; Pingjun (Pearland, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for shale bed detection in deviated and horizontal wellbores
Patent Number: 7,254,486

Inventors: Gupta; Rahul (New Delhi, IN), Joshi; Sachindra (New Delhi, IN), Krishnapuram; Raghuram (New Delhi, IN)
Title: Methods, apparatus and computer programs for evaluating and using a resilient data representation
Patent Number: 7,254,577

Inventors: Gustavsson; Mats (Helsingborg, SE)
Title: Device for actuating a membrane and a vehicle comprising a device for actuating a membrane
Patent Number: 7,986,799

Inventors: Guthrie; Duncan (Nr Sudbury, GB), Poole; John (Kesgrave, GB), Sherwen; Mike (Woodbridge, GB)
Title: Heating of microtitre well plates in centrifugal evaporators
Patent Number: 7,252,803

Inventors: Guzzetta; Joanna (Portland, OR)
Title: System and method for potting plants
Patent Number: 7,984,589

Inventors: Haar; Hans-Peter (Wiesloch, DE)
Title: Micropump for peristaltic pumping of a liquid medium
Patent Number: 7,985,057

Inventors: Haas; Michael (Hoechstadt, DE), Golovatai-Schmidt; Eduard (Roettenbach, DE), Rauch; Martin (Bamberg, DE), Reik; Wolfgang (Buehl, DE), Neubauer; Dirk (Nachrodt-Wiblingwerde, DE), Axmacher; Detlef (Iserlohn, DE), Pfuetzenreuter; Lars (Werdohl, DE), Kenter; Dirk (Werdohl, DE)
Title: Device for the hydraulic control of gas exchange valves of a reciprocating internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,987,824

Inventors: Habig; Michael M. (Minneapolis, MN), Anderson; Mari L. (Minneapolis, MN), Kern; Elizabeth C. (Minneapolis, MN), Hoppus; Adam D. (Minneapolis, MN), Garvey; Keegan L. (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Animal-themed sleep system
Patent Number: 7,987,536

Inventors: Hachiya; Ippei (Atsugi, JP), Sasaki; Tetsuo (Hadano, JP), Itoh; Katsuyuki (Hadano, JP), Suzuki; Hiroyuki (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Method and system for deciding a wiring route
Patent Number: 7,251,802

Inventors: Hagan; Richard (Manville, NJ), Joseph, II; Michael Albert (Corning, NY), LeBlanc; Philip Robert (Corning, NY)
Title: Apparatus and method for characterizing glass sheets
Patent Number: 9,090,412

Inventors: Hagstrom; Erick (Medina, MN)
Title: Self aligning disc tray drive
Patent Number: 7,254,818

Inventors: Hahn; Michael (Langenfeld, DE), Becker; Eva-Maria (Wuppertal, DE), Knorr; Andreas (Ekrath, DE), Schneider; Dirk (Wuppertal, DE), Stasch; Johannes-Peter (Solingen, DE), Schlemmer; Karl-Heinz (Wuppertal, DE), Wunder; Frank (Wuppertal, DE), Lang; Dieter (Velbert, DE)
Title: Substituted dibenzoic acid derivatives and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,985,876

Inventors: Hain; Elke (Birkenwerder, DE)
Title: Method, service agent and network management system for operating a telecommunications network
Patent Number: 7,254,627

Inventors: Hakansson; Rikard (Vaxjo, SE)
Title: Bubbling bed reactor and a method of separating a gaseous pollutant from a gas
Patent Number: 7,985,281

Inventors: Haldopoulos; Dean (Atlanta, GA), Hirokawa; Benjamin (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Modular filter assembly
Patent Number: 7,985,343

Inventors: Hall; John (Napa, CA)
Title: Electric cord reel
Patent Number: 7,984,798

Inventors: Hallek; Michael (Schondorf, DE), Girod; Anne (Munich, DE), Ried; Martin (Sinning, DE)
Title: Structural protein of adeno-associated virus with modified antigenicity, its production and its use
Patent Number: 7,252,997

Inventors: Halliday; David J. (West Leake, GB), Lakin; Steven J. (Donisthorpe, GB)
Title: Boundary scan testing system
Patent Number: 7,251,763

Inventors: Hamada, legal representative; Akira (Hyogo, JP), Hamada, legal representative; Yoshiko (Hyogo, JP), Kimura; Takenobu (Hachioji, JP), Sato; Yotaro (Hachioji, JP), Hamada, deceased; Shuta (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Color image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,254,358

Inventors: Hamada; Masashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Data management method using network
Patent Number: 7,254,606

Inventors: Hamilton, II; Rick A. (Charlottesville, VA), O'Connell; Brian M. (Cary, NC), Pavesi; John R. (Cedar Park, TX), Walker; Keith R. (Austin, TX)
Title: Authentication based on previous authentications
Patent Number: 9,094,393

Inventors: Hamilton; Arnott (Paisley, GB)
Title: Compass
Patent Number: 9,091,541

Inventors: Hamilton; Jeffrey R. (Davisburg, MI)
Title: Integrated drive sprocket and gear for balance shaft
Patent Number: 7,252,066

Inventors: Hamilton; Nicole Ashley (Redmond, WA)
Title: System and method for locating and presenting electronic documents to a user
Patent Number: 7,254,576

Inventors: Hamway; Ezra (New York, NY)
Title: Dispensing cap for attaching to a container
Patent Number: 9,090,387

Inventors: Han; Byung-Woong (Incheon, KR), Kim; Dong-Cheol (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Kyu-Seok (Yongin-si, KR), Seo; Jeong-Min (Seongnam-si, KR), Chu; Young-Bee (Suwon-si, KR), Yi; Sang-Min (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display device having improved light guide plate
Patent Number: 7,986,383

Inventors: Han; In Hee (Changwon-si, KR), Son; Won Tug (Seoul, KR)
Title: Exhaust structure for clothes dryer in apartment building
Patent Number: 7,987,615

Inventors: Hancock; Steven M. (Delray Beach, FL)
Title: Managing electrical power utilization in an electric vehicle
Patent Number: 9,091,559

Inventors: Hansen; Craig (Los Altos, CA), Moussouris; John (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Multithreaded programmable processor and system with partitioned operations
Patent Number: 7,987,344

Inventors: Hansen; Richard L. (Parrish, FL), Newell; Benjamin Eric (Urbana, IL), Newell; Ty Allan (Urbana, IL), Long; Alexander Yemma (Champaign, IL)
Title: Modular heating, ventilating, air conditioning, and refrigeration systems and methods
Patent Number: 9,091,451

Inventors: Hara; Kota (Kawasaki, JP), Kikutake; Akira (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 7,254,090

Inventors: Hara; Takuya (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Fixation lamp for ophthalmological instruments
Patent Number: 9,089,260

Inventors: Haraguchi; Masaru (Hyogo, JP), Fujino; Takeshi (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device storing redundant replacement information with small occupation area
Patent Number: 7,254,069

Inventors: Harikumar; Ajay (Bangalore, IN), Thomas; Tessil (Bangalore, IN), Simon; Biju P. (Bangalore, IN), Panesar; Kiran S. (Kamataka, IN)
Title: Booting with sub socket partitioning
Patent Number: 7,987,352

Inventors: Harikumar; Gopal (South Bend, IN), Marchok; Daniel (Buchanan, MI)
Title: Spectrally constrained impulse shortening filter for a discrete multi-tone receiver
Patent Number: 7,254,178

Inventors: Hariz; Wally (Spanga, SE)
Title: Method for using power lines for wireless communication
Patent Number: 9,094,105

Inventors: Harney; Gordon (Ottawa, CA), Bosloy; Jonathan (Kanata, CA), Anis; Hanan (Kanata, CA), Paiam; Reza (Ottawa, CA), Gruber; John (Orleans, CA)
Title: Method of seamless migration from scaleable OADM to a network switching node
Patent Number: 7,254,336

Inventors: Harper; Neil (Mangerton, AU)
Title: Method and system for selecting optimal satellites in view
Patent Number: 7,986,266

Inventors: Harris; Eric J. (Vail, AZ), McCune; Franklin E. (Tucson, AZ), Reed; David C. (Tucson, AZ), Smith; Max D. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Assigning shared catalogs to cache structures in a cluster computing system
Patent Number: 9,092,430

Inventors: Harris; Scott C. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Address sharing network
Patent Number: 9,094,300

Inventors: Harrison; Albert Thomas (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Method for cleaning or limiting adhesive
Patent Number: 7,984,718

Inventors: Hart; Burton L. (Auburn, IL)
Title: Nozzle flow control structure
Patent Number: 9,090,444

Inventors: Harvey; Paul Marlan (Austin, TX)
Title: Ball grid array package construction with raised solder ball pads
Patent Number: 7,253,510

Inventors: Harvey; Ronald C. (Ocean Springs, MS)
Title: Threshold adjustment accuracy for ground fault condition determination
Patent Number: 7,253,633

Inventors: Hasan; Talat Fatima (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for metrology recipe and model generation
Patent Number: 7,254,458

Inventors: Hasegawa; Toshio (Delmar, NY), Leusink; Gerrit J (Saltpoint, NY)
Title: Method of forming aluminum-doped metal carbonitride gate electrodes
Patent Number: 7,985,680

Inventors: Hashem; Ghazi J. (Seabrook, TX), Kochera; John W. (Conroe, TX), Frilot; Melissa (Houston, TX), Redlinger; Thomas M. (Houston, TX)
Title: Wear and buckling resistant drill pipe
Patent Number: 9,091,124

Inventors: Hashimoto; Hiroshi (Fukuoka, JP), Sato; Mitsuhiro (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Control-relay apparatus
Patent Number: 7,987,279

Inventors: Hashimoto; Jun (Hamura, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus, print head control apparatus, print head control method and storage medium
Patent Number: 9,091,998

Inventors: Hashimoto; Shu-ichi (Tokyo, JP), Li; Donghui (Tokyo, JP), Ishida; Shoko (Tokyo, JP), Seo; Hidetaka (Tokyo, JP), Koyama; Chika (Tokyo, JP), Banzai; Yukiko (Tokyo, JP), Harigai; Naoto (Tokyo, JP), Kohno; Isao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for producing antibody directed against protein expressed on cell surface
Patent Number: 9,090,672

Inventors: Hashimura; Akinori (Vancouver, WA), Tweet; Douglas (Camas, WA), Hinch; Gary (Vancouver, WA), Koposov; Alexey (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Energy-efficient transparent solar film
Patent Number: 9,091,812

Inventors: Hashmi; Syed Azhar (Riyadh, SA), Al-Luhaidan; Sulaiman (Riyadh, SA)
Title: Process for preparing aromatic polycarboxylic acid by liquid phase oxidation
Patent Number: 7,985,875

Inventors: Haskell; Barin (Mountain View, CA), Dumitras; Adriana (Sunnyvale, CA), Normile; James (Los Altos, CA), Wu; Hsi-Jung (San Jose, CA), Nie; Xiaochun (Cupertino, CA), Puri; Atul (Mountain View, CA)
Title: H.264/AVC coder incorporating rate and quality controller
Patent Number: 7,986,731

Inventors: Haskett; Thomas E. (Oakdale, MN), Sachs; Kim C. (White Bear Lake, MN), Moseng; Randy L. (Hugo, MN), Bergsten; Ronald E. (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for making an adhesive cleaning sheet
Patent Number: 7,252,855

Inventors: Hasmann; Paulo Henrique (Florada de Sao Jose dos Campos, BR)
Title: Auxiliary aircraft fuel tanks, systems and methods providing visual leak detection
Patent Number: 7,984,877

Inventors: Hass; David T. (Santa Clara, CA), Mukherjee; Basab (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Advanced processor translation lookaside buffer management in a multithreaded system
Patent Number: 9,092,360

Inventors: Hastings; Curtis (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Median filter for liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry data
Patent Number: 7,253,404

Inventors: Hata; Yousuke (Ichikawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,091,985

Inventors: Hausmann; Gilbert (Felton, CA), Campbell; Shannon Eleanor (Oakland, CA)
Title: Managing obstructive sleep apnea and/or snoring using local time released agents
Patent Number: 7,984,714

Inventors: Hawkes; Jon (Winchester, GB), Maple; Simon J. (Basingstoke, GB), Matthews; Daniel J. (Southampton, GB), Robinson; Ian (Southampton, GB), Wilkinson; Andrew (Southampton, GB)
Title: Heuristics processing
Patent Number: 9,092,779

Inventors: Hayase; Yosuke (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method for the same
Patent Number: 7,986,448

Inventors: Hayashi; Shinichi (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus to manage data location
Patent Number: 9,092,141

Inventors: Hayashi; Tatsuya (Kyoto, JP), Oya; Kazuhiro (Kyoto, JP), Yamaguchi; Yuji (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Fluid device
Patent Number: 9,091,380

Inventors: Hayashi; Yasukazu (Niwa-gun, JP)
Title: Sensor apparatus and monitoring method of control system using detected data from sensor apparatus
Patent Number: 7,254,770

Inventors: He; Dong-Qing (Shenzhen, CN), Wang; Ming (Shenzhen, CN), Zhu; Yun-Li (Shenzhen, CN), Lee; Wen-Chin (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Method for manufacturing printed circuit board having different thicknesses in different areas
Patent Number: 7,987,586

Inventors: He; Sheng Yang (Okemos, MI), Nomura; Kinya (East Lansing, MI)
Title: AtMIN7 mediated disease resistance to Pseudomonas syringae in Arabidopsis
Patent Number: 7,985,889

Inventors: Healy; Kevin E. (Moraga, CA), Stile; Ranee A. (Highland Park, IL)
Title: Tunable, semi-interpenetrating polymer networks (sIPNS) for medicine and biotechnology
Patent Number: 7,985,601

Inventors: Hebeisen; Paul (Basel, CH), Matile; Hugues (Basel, CH), Roever; Stephan (Inzlingen, DE), Wright; Matthew (Basel, CH), Zoffman Jensen; Sannah (Basel, CH)
Title: Heteroarylmethyl amides
Patent Number: 9,090,599

Inventors: Hechler; Claus (Ludwigshafen, DE), Machhammer; Otto (Mannheim, DE), Olbert; Gerhard (Dossenheim, DE), Stabel; Uwe (Otterstadt, DE), Zehner; Peter (Ludwigshafen, DE)
Title: Method for catalytic phase oxidation to (meth) acrolein and/or (meth) acrylic acid
Patent Number: 7,253,308

Inventors: Hedtke; Paul (San Diego, CA), Steenstra; Jack (San Diego, CA), Taylor; Kirk (San Diego, CA), Chen; Liren (San Diego, CA), Zhang; Yang (San Diego, CA)
Title: Wireless device with privacy screen
Patent Number: 7,986,921

Inventors: Hefner; George B. (Las Flores, CA), Kapner, III; L Jeffrey (Yorba Linda, CA)
Title: Client terminal for providing channel subscription from a program guide
Patent Number: 9,094,728

Inventors: Heidel; Dieter (Schwelm, DE), Mehlau; Hans-Joachim (Solingen, DE), Wilhelm; Joachim (Wuppertal, DE), Backhaus; Michael (Dortmund, DE)
Title: Ratcheting tool with fine toothing
Patent Number: 9,089,953

Inventors: Heidelberger; Philip (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Steinmacher-Burow; Burkhard (Esslingen, DE)
Title: Store operation with conditional push of a tag value to a queue
Patent Number: 9,092,275

Inventors: Heidenreich; Holger (Wetschen, DE)
Title: Damping element with connecting substance
Patent Number: 9,090,006

Inventors: Heikamp; Wolfgang (Waldsee, DE)
Title: Device for the precipitation of liquid droplets from a gas stream
Patent Number: 7,985,273

Inventors: Hein; Jerrell P. (Driftwood, TX), Sooch; Navdeep S. (Austin, TX)
Title: Subscriber line interface circuitry
Patent Number: 7,254,230

Inventors: Heisig; Gerald (Spring, TX), Beasley; William (Magnolia, TX)
Title: Downhole apparatus for electrical power generation from shaft flexure
Patent Number: 9,093,875

Inventors: Hejl; David A. (Houston, TX), Henderson; W. David (Tioga, TX), Richards; W. Mark (Frisco, TX)
Title: Bi-directional fluid loss device and method
Patent Number: 7,252,153

Inventors: Hekmatshoar-Tabari; Bahman (Mount Kisco, NY), Sadana; Devendra K. (Pleasantville, NY), Shahidi; Ghavam G. (Round Ridge, NY), Shahrjerdi; Davood (Ossining, NY)
Title: Thin film hybrid junction field effect transistor
Patent Number: 9,093,548

Inventors: Hell; Stefan (Gottingen, DE), Dyba; Marcus (Gottingen, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for spatially limited excitation of an optical transition
Patent Number: 7,253,893

Inventors: Helmin; Joseph R. (Clearbrook, MN), Lobello; Jessica A. (Loretto, MN)
Title: Pipe jack
Patent Number: 9,091,384

Inventors: Henke; Mitchell C. (Fort Wayne, IN), Nealley; Carol S. (Fort Wayne, IN)
Title: Impinging air ovens having high mass flow orifices
Patent Number: 9,089,142

Inventors: Hennig; Jens (Rheine, DE), Achenbach; Patrick (Rheine, DE)
Title: Expandable line support for wind turbine
Patent Number: 7,985,047

Inventors: Henry, Jr.; Coulter C. (Marietta, GA), Gazzard; Daryl (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Vehicle-based message control using cellular IP
Patent Number: 7,986,914

Inventors: Henry; Charles E. (Joppa, MD), Noya; George J. (Bel Air, MD), Faure; Luis E. (Abingdon, MD), Heyl; Monica J. (Joppa, MD), Reutter; Dennis J. (Havre de Grace, MD)
Title: Mobile all hazards receipt facility/analytical laboratory
Patent Number: 7,985,382

Inventors: Henry; Manus P. (Oxford, GB), Clarke; David W. (Oxford, GB), Vignos; James H. (Needham Heights, MA)
Title: Digital flowmeter
Patent Number: 9,091,580

Inventors: Henson; Matthew Brady (Austin, TX), Felder; Matthew D. (Austin, TX)
Title: Pop and click reduction using DAC power up and power down processing
Patent Number: 7,254,244

Inventors: Heo; Seo-Weon (Seoul, KR), Ahn; Seong-Woo (Yongin-si, KR), Bae; Sang-Min (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for canceling interference signals in a receiver for a packet data communication system
Patent Number: 7,254,197

Inventors: Heo; Youn-Hyoung (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Ju-Ho (Suwon-si, KR), Park; Seung-Hoon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for setting transmission power of data channel in a frequency division multiple access system and mobile station apparatus for the same
Patent Number: 7,986,958

Inventors: Herbert; Howard C. (Phoenix, AZ), Grawrock; David W. (Aloha, OR), Ellison; Carl M. (Portland, OR), Golliver; Roger A. (Beaverton, OR), Lin; Derrick C. (Foster City, CA), McKeen; Francis X. (Portland, OR), Neiger; Gilbert (Portland, OR), Reneris; Ken (Wilbraham, MA), Sutton; James A. (Portland, OR), Thakkar; Shreekant S. (Portland, OR), Mittal; Millind (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Platform and method for remote attestation of a platform
Patent Number: 7,254,707

Inventors: Heren; Lawrence P. (East Peoria, IL), Breedlove; Michael (Hanna City, IL)
Title: Oscillating sprinkler with pattern select feature
Patent Number: 7,252,246

Inventors: Hersch; Roger D. (Epalinges, CH), Amrhyn; Peter (Ruswil, CH), Riepenhoff; Matthias (Bern, CH)
Title: Ink thickness variations for the control of color printers
Patent Number: 7,252,360

Inventors: Hershko; Yuval Corey (Haifa, IL), Snapy; Haim (Haifa, IL), Gil; Amit (Haifa, IL)
Title: Dynamic adaptive aggregation schemes for enhancing performance of communication systems
Patent Number: 9,094,332

Inventors: Hertweck; Gernot (Fellbach, DE), Seuffert; Johannes (Ostfilderm, DE)
Title: Sleeve element for axially fixing a bearing and exhaust gas turbocharger
Patent Number: 9,091,276

Inventors: Heva; Richard John (Apache Junction, AZ)
Title: Mechanically operable motorized remote control flag raising assembly and mount
Patent Number: 9,093,001

Inventors: Hewlett; William (Derby, GB), Evans; Nigel (West Midlands, GB)
Title: Illumination obscurement device
Patent Number: 7,985,007

Inventors: Hickman; Paul L. (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: TCP/IP protocol network with satellite nodes
Patent Number: 9,094,384

Inventors: Hidaka; Hideto (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Magnetic thin-film memory device for quick and stable reading data
Patent Number: 7,254,057

Inventors: Higashi; Kazuhiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Numerical control system, and method of establishing communication timing in numerical control system
Patent Number: 7,254,460

Inventors: Higashi; Masahiko (Aizuwakamatsu, JP), Nakamura; Manabu (Aizuwakamatsu, JP), Sera; Kentaro (Aizuwakamatsu, JP), Nansei; Hiroyuki (Aizuwakamatsu, JP), Utsuno; Yukihiro (Aizuwakamatsu, JP), Takagi; Hideo (Aizuwakamatsu, JP), Kajita; Tatsuya (Aizuwakamatsu, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,253,046

Inventors: Higuchi; Takuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Braking force control apparatus and method for automotive vehicle
Patent Number: 7,252,346

Inventors: Hill; Roxanne (Tappan, NY)
Title: Multi-event time and data tracking device
Patent Number: 9,092,014

Inventors: Hill; William (Carnation, WA), Earnshaw; Simon D. (Seattle, WA), Daniels; Simon J. (Seattle, WA), Meltzer; David M. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Method and system for dynamically adapting the layout of a document to an output device
Patent Number: 7,251,778

Inventors: Hillan; John (Farnborough, GB), Chingalande; Dubai (Farnborough, GB)
Title: Methods and apparatus for improving device activition among a plurality of NFC devices that support type a RF technology
Patent Number: 9,094,049

Inventors: Hillis; Greg (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: Urine disposing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,252,121

Inventors: Hilscher; Alexander (Kronberg, DE), Mannebach; Horst (Munstermaifeld, DE), Reick; Hansjorg (Steinbach, DE), Schwarz-Hartmann; Armin (Wendelsheim, DE), Trawinski; Peter (Weiterstadt, DE), Stratmann; Martin (Frankfurt, DE), Vorbeck; Wolfgang (Idstein-Eschenhahn, DE)
Title: Method and device for cleaning teeth
Patent Number: 7,985,073

Inventors: Himmelmann; Richard A. (Beloit, WI)
Title: Ultra high efficiency low friction drive chain for wind turbine applications
Patent Number: 9,091,250

Inventors: Himuro; Katsuya (Hiroshima, JP), Tanaka; Chikara (Hiroshima, JP), Shinomori; Masatoshi (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Joining structure of metal works
Patent Number: 7,985,317

Inventors: Hino; Tetsuo (Yamato, JP), Suda; Sakae (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Ikeda; Sotomitsu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Actuator with ionic liquid
Patent Number: 9,093,927

Inventors: Hirai; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 9,094,544

Inventors: Hiraiwa; Yuri (Sagamihara, JP), Inoue; Taro (Yamato, JP), Goto; Sumio (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Data duplication control method
Patent Number: 7,254,684

Inventors: Hirakata; Yoshiharu (Kanagawa, JP), Ishitani; Tetsuji (Kanagawa, JP), Fukai; Shuji (Kanagawa, JP), Imahayashi; Ryota (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Organic thin film transistor and method of manufacturing the same, and semiconductor device having the organic thin film transistor
Patent Number: 7,985,967

Inventors: Hiramatsu; Hiromi (Kariya, JP)
Title: Glow plug energization control to avoid overheating
Patent Number: 7,252,062

Inventors: Hirano; Yoshiharu (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and control method for the same
Patent Number: 7,254,354

Inventors: Hirata; Yuichi (Niihari-mura, JP)
Title: Nucleic acids encoding cytokine-like proteins that promote cell proliferation
Patent Number: 7,252,967

Inventors: Hirokawa; Kazuhiko (Kanagawa, JP), Anazawa; Kazunori (Kanagawa, JP), Ito; Yuka (Kanagawa, JP), Tian; Minquan (Kanagawa, JP), Nakaso; Suguru (Kanagawa, JP), Hasegawa; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP), Matsubara; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP), Furuki; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Miho (Kanagawa, JP), Miyahara; Tomoko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Perimidine-substituted squarylium dye, dispersion medium, detection medium and image forming material
Patent Number: 7,985,291

Inventors: Hirsch; James A. (Santa Barbara, CA), Hirsch; Thomas R. (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Intraoral device adapter
Patent Number: 9,089,389

Inventors: Hisada; Takeo (Minami-ku, JP), Kaneta; Yasushi (Minami-ku, JP), Takagi; Shinobu (Minami-ku, JP), Fuse; Naoki (Minami-ku, JP)
Title: Corrosion resistant conductive parts
Patent Number: 7,985,487

Inventors: Hisakuni; Yousuke (Tokyo, JP), Omori; Takahiro (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Hirohata; Kenji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electronic apparatus, a method for estimating a break, and a method for estimating a fatigue life
Patent Number: 9,091,610

Inventors: Hitzelberger; J. Erik (Danville, KY), Woolcott; George N. (Lancaster, KY)
Title: Floor care apparatus with multiple agitator speeds and constant suction power
Patent Number: 7,251,858

Inventors: Hiura; Yoshikazu (Yamanashi, JP), Adachi; Hiroki (Yamanashi, JP), Takahashi; Hironobu (Yamanashi, JP), Sugawara; Yuusuke (Yamanashi, JP), Arao; Tatsuya (Ebina, JP), Nishi; Kazuo (Yamanashi, JP), Arai; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Film formation apparatus, method for forming film, and method for manufacturing photoelectric conversion device
Patent Number: 7,985,664

Inventors: Hluchan; Karen L. (Woodbridge, CT), Glaberson; John B. (Sandy Hook, CT)
Title: Handsfree fieldglasses having full field of view
Patent Number: 7,253,952

Inventors: Ho; Bang-Chien (Hsin-Chu, TW), Chen; Jian-Hong (Hsin-Chu, TW), Wu; Tsang-Jiuh (Taichung, TW), Lin; Li-Te (Hsin-Chu, TW), Chao; Li-Chih (Tao-Yuan, TW), Lin; Hua-Tai (Yu-Kang, TW), Lu; Shyue-Sheng (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Dual damascene process
Patent Number: 7,253,112

Inventors: Ho; Chun-Hsin (Taipei City 106, TW)
Title: Method for providing additional service based on dual UICC
Patent Number: 7,252,242

Inventors: Ho; Tai Shui (Taipei Hsien, TW), Tsai; Shih Kuang (Taipei Hsien, TW), Li; Fu Zu (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Method of performing an authentication on a subscriber identity module card by an electronic communication device
Patent Number: 7,254,714

Inventors: Ho; Yen-Wei (Taichung, TW)
Title: Two-side asymmetric light-shift illuminating lens body
Patent Number: 7,985,009

Inventors: Hodgkinson; Terence G (Woodbridge, GB)
Title: Communications network
Patent Number: 7,254,126

Inventors: Hoese; Geoffrey B. (Austin, TX), Russell; Jeffry T. (Cibolo, TX)
Title: Storage router and method for providing virtual local storage
Patent Number: 7,987,311

Inventors: Hoffman; Glenn E. (Lancaster, SC)
Title: Direct processing of ferrotitania ores and sands
Patent Number: 7,985,389

Inventors: Hoffman; John W. (Appleton, WI), Nahm; Patrick J. (Appleton, WI)
Title: Method and apparatus for applying an elastic member
Patent Number: 7,252,730

Inventors: Hoffman; Maxine (Dayton, OH), Doepker; Philip (Dayton, OH), Mitchell; Austin (Pittsburgh, PA), Northridge; Jessica Marie (Xenia, OH), Petit; Daniel James (Wooster, OH)
Title: Patella alignment device
Patent Number: 7,985,194

Inventors: Hohda; Saori (Kawasaki, JP), Hara; Takayuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method of controlling image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,986,850

Inventors: Hokanson; Don C. (Bountiful, UT)
Title: Doorframe jig and method
Patent Number: 9,091,085

Inventors: Holland; Herbert William (Houston, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for removing contaminants from conduits and fluid columns
Patent Number: 7,252,752

Inventors: Hollands; Peter Joseph (PT Baarlo, NL), Schreurs; Wilhelmus Antonius Maria (BA Tegelen, NL), Willems; Guido Gerardus (VS Venlo, NL), Van Gerven; Antonius Johannes Jozef (AK Grubbenvorst, NL), Ramekers; Reinier Jan (BM Oostrum, NL)
Title: Method and device for manufacturing pellets of hot-melt ink
Patent Number: 7,252,280

Inventors: Holmes; Denny (Los Angeles, CA), Ohanyan; Tigran (Van Nuys, CA)
Title: Methods for sealing toner opening ports of printer cartridges
Patent Number: 7,986,900

Inventors: Hong; John H. (San Clemente, CA), Nomura; Kenji (San Diego, CA), Lan; Je-Hsiung (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for light induced etching of glass substrates in the fabrication of electronic circuits
Patent Number: 9,090,499

Inventors: Hongo; Hironobu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Amplifying circuit and amplifying method
Patent Number: 7,986,183

Inventors: Horio; Kenichi (Kawasaki, JP), Ohno; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP), Okuyama; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Data output method, data output apparatus and communication system
Patent Number: 7,986,759

Inventors: Horiuchi; Ayako (Kanagawa, JP), Nakao; Seigo (Kanagawa, JP), Miyoshi; Kenichi (Kanagawa, JP), Nishio; Akihiko (Kanagawa, JP), Yuda; Yasuaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Wireless communication relay station apparatus, wireless communication base station apparatus, wireless communication mobile station
Patent Number: 9,094,993

Inventors: Horiuchi; Isamu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Liquid discharge head producing method
Patent Number: 7,985,532

Inventors: Horng; Cheng T. (San Jose, CA), Tong; Ru-Ying (San Jose, CA)
Title: Low resistance TMR read head fabricated by a novel oxidation method
Patent Number: 7,986,497

Inventors: Horton; Charles D. (Shelby Township, MI)
Title: Hand warming method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,251,837

Inventors: Hossain; Syed (Spring, TX), Larsen; James L. (Spring, TX), Terracina; Dwayne P. (Spring, TX), Nguyen; Quan V. (Houston, TX)
Title: Cutting structure based hydraulics
Patent Number: 7,252,164

Inventors: Hotzel; Arthur (Dresden, DE), Ruhm; Matthias (Dresden, DE), Cotte; Eric (Dresden, DE)
Title: Asymmetric reticle heating of multilayer reticles eliminated by dummy exposures and related methods
Patent Number: 9,091,943

Inventors: House; Michael Brynn (Laurel, MD), Flickinger; Greg (Pittsburgh, PA), Chmiel; Gary James (Ballston Spa, NY)
Title: Method and system for predicting remaining life for motors featuring on-line insulation condition monitor
Patent Number: 7,254,514

Inventors: Hovorka; Roman (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Substance monitoring and control in human or animal bodies
Patent Number: 9,089,305

Inventors: Howard; Stephen J. (Sherman, IL), Sanborn; Alexandra J. (Lincoln, IL)
Title: Microwave assisted synthesis of dehydrated sugar derivatives hydroxymethylfurfural, levulinic acid, anhydrosugar alcohols, and ethers thereof
Patent Number: 9,090,550

Inventors: Hsieh; I-Hung (Hsin-Chu, TW), Chang; Hung-Ming (Hsin-Chu, TW), Nien; Hsi-Wen (Hsin-Chu, JP)
Title: Music playing/processing device and method for playing music file according to playing order of tones
Patent Number: 7,253,352

Inventors: Hsieh; Ming-Yu (Taichung, TW), Wang; Chi-Hsueh (Kaohsiung, TW), Chang; Pou-Chi (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Transmitter system with digital phase rotator used for applying digital phase rotation to constellation data and related signal transmission method thereof
Patent Number: 9,094,004

Inventors: Hsiung; HanCheng (Union City, CA), Lai; Xinyi David (Danville, CA)
Title: Low-impact refresh mechanism for production databases
Patent Number: 7,987,157

Inventors: Hsu; Chih-Chin (Taichung, TW)
Title: Foldable stand for a machine
Patent Number: 7,988,120

Inventors: Hsu; Chih-Hua (Taichung, TW), Su; Chun-Jen (Taichung, TW), Chiu; Shao-Lung (Taichung, TW)
Title: Cordless clinching tool
Patent Number: 9,089,959

Inventors: Hsu; Ching-Hsiang (Tainan County, TW), Su; Wei-Chih (Tainan County, TW)
Title: Modified mite allergen and pharmaceutical uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,252,826

Inventors: Hsu; Duan-Fu Stephen (Fremont, CA), Wampler; Kurt E. (Sunnyvale, CA), Eurlings; Markus Franciscus Antonius (Tilburg, NL), Chen; Jang Fung (Cupertino, CA), Corcoran; Noel (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for performing model-based layout conversion for use with dipole illumination
Patent Number: 7,985,515

Inventors: Hsu; Te-Wei (New Taipei, TW), Chen; Chuan-Tsung (Taoyuan County, TW), Sung; Tung-Han (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Method and associated apparatus for power-saving display
Patent Number: 9,093,037

Inventors: Hsu; Ti-Ming (Taipei, TW)
Title: Signal generating module
Patent Number: 7,986,798

Inventors: Hsueh; Lu-Yuan (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Input device and lifting structure for the input device
Patent Number: 9,092,065

Inventors: Hu; Can-Ming (Winnipeg, CA), Mecking; Nikolai (Achterwehr, DE), Gui; Yongsheng (Winnipeg, CA), Wirthmann; Andre (Winnipeg, CA), Bai; Lihui (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Systems and methods for RF magnetic-field vector detection based on spin rectification effects
Patent Number: 7,986,140

Inventors: Huang; Chien-Hsing (Hsinchu Hsien, TW), Wang; Ko-Fang (Hsinchu Hsien, TW)
Title: Memory access authority control method and memory management system thereof
Patent Number: 9,092,372

Inventors: Huang; Chih-Yung (Taichung County, TW), Lo; Kuo-Chang (Miaoli County, TW)
Title: Dual-band antenna
Patent Number: 7,986,275

Inventors: Huang; Chin Piao (Miauli Hsien, TW), Huang; Yuta (Miauli Hsien, TW), Huang; Yufeng (Miauli Hsien, TW)
Title: Method for erecting and threshing and collecting and harvesting crop materials
Patent Number: 9,089,089

Inventors: Huang; Chuan-De (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Topography analyzing system
Patent Number: 7,251,988

Inventors: Huang; Han-Pei (Taoyuan County, TW), Yu; Cheng-Hung (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Multilayer three-dimensional circuit structure and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,987,589

Inventors: Huang; Hsin-Shun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Electro-optic modulator
Patent Number: 9,091,900

Inventors: Huang; Hsu-Jui (Taipei, TW)
Title: Reel device of diversion joint
Patent Number: 7,984,799

Inventors: Huang; Ming Hua (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Lifting type support stand
Patent Number: 9,091,393

Inventors: Huang; Rui (Beijing, CN), Li; Honggang (Beijing, CN), Mohanty; Shantidev (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Reducing power consumption for M2M communications in wireless networks
Patent Number: 9,094,854

Inventors: Hubner; Holger (Baldham, DE)
Title: Method for producing chip stacks
Patent Number: 7,253,530

Inventors: Huddleston; Herbert D. (Tarzana, CA)
Title: Multi-functional double bladed surgical tool
Patent Number: 9,089,357

Inventors: Hudson; John E (Stansted, GB)
Title: Equaliser for digital communications systems and method of equalisation
Patent Number: 7,254,171

Inventors: Hughes; Michael R. (Brookline, NH), Sommer; Thomas M. (Groton, MA)
Title: Sensor system with improved operator input devices
Patent Number: 7,253,398

Inventors: Hull; Jonathan J. (San Carlos, CA), Piersol; Kurt W. (Santa Cruz, CA), Graham; Jamey (San Jose, CA), Hart; Peter E. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Printer with embedded retrieval and publishing interface
Patent Number: 7,253,919

Inventors: Hulse; Charles Andrew (Sebastopol, CA)
Title: Dispersion compensating filters
Patent Number: 7,254,294

Inventors: Hung; Ching-Fa (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Antenna
Patent Number: 9,093,738

Inventors: Hung; Chung-Yu (Changhua County, TW), Lee; Jian-Hsing (Chiayi County, TW), Kao; Tzu-Cheng (Hsinchu County, TW), Huang; Tsung-Yi (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Silicon controlled rectifier for providing electrostatic discharge protection for high voltage integrated circuits
Patent Number: 9,093,463

Inventors: Hung; Jian-Hung (New Taipei, TW), Wang; Xin-Shu (Wuhan, CN), Yang; Min (Wuhan, CN)
Title: Pressure key and method for protecting security of computing device using the pressure key
Patent Number: 9,092,602

Inventors: Hung; Jui-Wen (Taipei Hsien, TW), Hwang; Ching-Bai (Taipei Hsien, TW), Zhang; Jie (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Heat dissipation device and computer using same
Patent Number: 7,986,521

Inventors: Hung; Shih-Min (Taipei, TW)
Title: Underground liftable low-flow sprinkler
Patent Number: 9,089,858

Inventors: Hunter; Andrew (Glasgow, GB)
Title: Electrical connector
Patent Number: 7,252,565

Inventors: Hunzinger; Jason Frank (Escondido, CA)
Title: Systems, apparatus and methods to facilitate efficient repeater usage
Patent Number: 9,094,083

Inventors: Hunzinger; Jason Frank (Escondido, CA), Chan; Victor Hokkiu (Del Mar, CA), Levin; Jeffrey Alexander (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for structural delay plasticity in spiking neural networks
Patent Number: 9,092,735

Inventors: Hur; Young Baeg (Seoul, KR)
Title: Waist strengthening and rehabilitating apparatus and load controller therefor
Patent Number: 7,252,626

Inventors: Huseman; Steven C. (Noblesville, IN)
Title: Method for controlling engine speed in a hybrid electric vehicle
Patent Number: 7,987,934

Inventors: Huynh; Duc (Princeton Junction, NJ), Lew; Wilbur (Mount Laurel, NJ)
Title: Apparatus and method for achieving wideband RF performance and low junction to case thermal resistance in non-flip bump RFIC configuration
Patent Number: 9,093,442

Inventors: Hwang; Tae In (Daejeon, KR), Park; Ho Jin (Daejeon, KR), Park; Kwang Roh (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for automatically migrating user's working data
Patent Number: 7,987,153

Inventors: Hwang; Yun Sung (Suwon, KR)
Title: Variable valve lift apparatus
Patent Number: 7,987,825

Inventors: Iadonato; Shawn P. (Seattle, WA), Magness; Charles L. (Seattle, WA), Rosenberg; Gary (Danbury, CT), Scherer; Christina A. (Seattle, WA), Guillaudeux; Thierry (Rennes, FR)
Title: Detection of mutations in a gene associated with resistance to viral infection, OAS1
Patent Number: 9,090,947

Inventors: Ichioka; Kenichi (Nasushiobara, JP), Kataguchi; Muneki (Nasushiobara, JP), Sakaguchi; Fumiyasu (Otawara, JP)
Title: Ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus and ultrasonic image acquiring method
Patent Number: 7,985,182

Inventors: Ide; Masafumi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Dynamic gain equalizer
Patent Number: 7,253,873

Inventors: Igoe; Joseph M. (Los Angeles, CA), Igoe; Patrick T. (Philadelphia, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for unified switching of digital or analog video and audio using an analog video switching device
Patent Number: 9,094,651

Inventors: Ikeda; Eiichiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image-capturing device, image-processing device, method for controlling image-capturing device, and program for causing computer to execute the method
Patent Number: 7,986,808

Inventors: Ikeda; Keiichi (Kawasaki, JP), Kotani; Seigo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Data-use restricting method and computer product
Patent Number: 7,987,513

Inventors: Ikeda; Shuji (Koganei, JP), Yamanaka; Toshiaki (Menlo Park, CA), Kikushima; Kenichi (Ohme, JP), Mitani; Shinichiro (Tokorozawa, JP), Sato; Kazushige (Ohme, JP), Fukami; Akira (Higashimurayama, JP), Iida; Masaya (Yokohama, JP), Shimizu; Akihiro (Akishima, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device and process for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,253,051

Inventors: Ikegame; Ken (Atsugi, JP), Tsukuda; Keiichiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Ink jet head
Patent Number: 7,984,967

Inventors: Ikeuchi; Ken (Kyoto, JP), Mori; Kouji (Kyoto, JP), Iwata; Hiroo (Kyoto, JP), Mitsudou; Kazuaki (Okayama, JP), Nomiyama; Hiroaki (Oita, JP), Yoshikawa; Yoshiharu (Oita, JP), Watanabe; Masatoshi (Oita, JP), Yamashita; Shuzou (Tokyo, JP), Murakami; Kazunori (Oita, JP)
Title: Stent
Patent Number: 7,985,251

Inventors: Ikuta; Masahiro (Mishima, JP), Aoki; Takayasu (Mishima, JP), Urabe; Takashi (Sunto-gun, JP), Ito; Tsuyoshi (Izunokuni, JP), Udo; Motonari (Mishima, JP), Araki; Satoshi (Izunokuni, JP)
Title: Method for producing developing agent
Patent Number: 7,985,525

Inventors: Iliadis; Ilias (Zurich, CH)
Title: Methods and storage devices for managing write operations
Patent Number: 9,092,316

Inventors: Imamura; Norihiro (Kyoto, JP), Koshio; Minori (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display and lighting unit having parabolic surface
Patent Number: 7,253,853

Inventors: Ine; Eiichi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for defect detection and program thereof
Patent Number: 7,254,263

Inventors: Inglett; Todd A. (Rochester, MN), Tauferner; Andrew T. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Method of entropy distribution on a parallel computer
Patent Number: 9,092,285

Inventors: Ino; Masumitsu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a display device comprising a step of simultaneously polishing a second substrate and a semiconductor chip to have the same thickness as each other
Patent Number: 9,091,893

Inventors: Inoue; Takumi (Wakayama, JP), Hanai; Junya (Wakayama, JP), Tsukuda; Kazunori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Detergent composition for hard surface
Patent Number: 7,985,724

Inventors: Inoue; Yoshinori (Komaki, JP), Kumazawa; Shinji (Iwakura, JP), Kobayashi; Akihiro (Aichi, JP)
Title: NOx measurement apparatus
Patent Number: 7,252,748

Inventors: Inouye; Masayori (New Brunswick, NJ), Zhang; Junjie (Beijing, CN), Suzuki; Motoo (Kagawa-Ken, JP)
Title: Single protein production in living cells facilitated by a messenger RNA interferase
Patent Number: 7,985,575

Inventors: Iqbal; Asif (Allahabad, IN), Agrawal; Girraj K. (Noida, IN), Pal; Ankit (Ghaziabad, IN)
Title: System and method for removing glitches from a bit stream
Patent Number: 7,986,252

Inventors: Iraschko; Johann (Schweitenkirchen, DE)
Title: Compact combined brake cylinder
Patent Number: 7,987,953

Inventors: Ireland; David (West Newton, PA)
Title: Door mechanism
Patent Number: 7,252,206

Inventors: Isaka; Fumito (Kanagawa, JP), Kato; Sho (Kanagawa, JP), Nei; Kosei (Kanagawa, JP), Komatsu; Ryu (Kanagawa, JP), Shimomura; Akihisa (Kanagawa, JP), Dairiki; Koji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing photoelectric conversion device
Patent Number: 7,985,604

Inventors: Ishida; Masaya (Nagano-ken, JP), Furusawa; Masahiro (Suwa, JP), Morii; Katsuyuki (Suwa, JP), Yokoyama; Osamu (Shiojiri, JP), Miyashita; Satoru (Chino, JP), Shimoda; Tatsuya (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Organic electroluminescent device, method of manufacturing the same, and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,253,433

Inventors: Ishikake; Satoru (Kanagawa, JP), Yamamoto; Kazutaka (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image recording system, image rewriting system, and image recording method
Patent Number: 9,090,105

Inventors: Ishikawa; Tsugutaka (Saitama, JP)
Title: Vehicle air conditioner foot and rear vent door arrangement
Patent Number: 9,090,143

Inventors: Ishio; Seiichiro (Kariya, JP)
Title: Current sensor having hall element
Patent Number: 7,253,601

Inventors: Ishitani; Yasuto (Kawasaki, JP), Suzuki; Masaru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information retrieval apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,987,184

Inventors: Itagaki; Makoto (Katano, JP)
Title: Optically active copper catalyst composition
Patent Number: 7,253,301

Inventors: Ito; Hideaki (Nagano, JP)
Title: Tube type pumping apparatus
Patent Number: 7,252,485

Inventors: Ito; Takae (Kawasaki, JP), Nukiyama; Kazuhiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display having data driver and gate driver
Patent Number: 7,253,810

Inventors: Ito; Yuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Print system, server apparatus and printer which are used in the print system, and control method of the print system
Patent Number: 9,094,637

Inventors: Itoh; Wataru (Kyoto, JP), Kanemitsu; Tomohiko (Osaka, JP), Yamashita; Takeru (Osaka, JP), Watanabe; Akihiko (Osaka, JP)
Title: Assembly for LSI test and method for the test
Patent Number: 7,251,761

Inventors: Itou; Yasukazu (Tokyo, JP), Furukawa; Shinya (Hiroshima, JP), Nakajima; Shingo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Connector suitable for connection of a coaxial cable
Patent Number: 7,252,545

Inventors: Iwasaki; Isao (Annaka, JP), Kimura; Tsuneo (Annaka, JP)
Title: Room temperature curable organopolysiloxane composition
Patent Number: 7,253,237

Inventors: Iwasaki; Jun (Tokyo, JP)
Title: System, method, apparatus, control method thereof and computer program for wireless communications
Patent Number: 7,254,418

Inventors: Iwasaki; Tomio (Tsukuba, JP), Miura; Hideo (Koshigaya, JP)
Title: Method for producing semiconductor devices that includes forming a copper film in contact with a ruthenium film
Patent Number: 7,253,103

Inventors: Iwata; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP), Kurahashi; Makoto (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Composition and method for controlling plant diseases
Patent Number: 9,089,130

Inventors: Iyoda; Tomokazu (Tokyo, JP), Kamata; Kaori (Yamato, JP), Suzuki; Yukimitsu (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Method for producing polypyridinium
Patent Number: 7,985,829

Inventors: Izhikevich; Eugene M. (San Diego, CA), Szatmary; Botond (San Diego, CA), Petre; Csaba (San Diego, CA), Piekniewski; Filip (San Diego, CA), Nageswaran; Jayram Moorkanikara (San Diego, CA)
Title: Apparatus and methods for event-triggered updates in parallel networks
Patent Number: 9,092,738

Inventors: Jacob; Ajey P. (Albany, NY), Cheng; Kangguo (Schenectady, NY), Doris; Bruce B. (Slingerlands, NY), Loubet; Nicolas (Guilderland, NY), Khare; Prasanna (Schenectady, NY), Divakaruni; Ramachandra (Ossining, NY)
Title: Process for faciltiating fin isolation schemes
Patent Number: 9,093,496

Inventors: Jaffari; Nasrin (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Slope detecting receiver
Patent Number: 9,094,077

Inventors: Jagannathan; Hemanth (Guilderland, NY), Mehta; Sanjay C. (Niskayuna, NY), Wang; Junli (Singerlands, NY), Yeh; Chun-Chen (Clifton Park, NY), Schmitz; Stefan (Century Drive, NY)
Title: Replacement metal gate FinFET
Patent Number: 9,093,376

Inventors: Jallow; Schayne (San Jose, CA), Fernando; Llavanya (San Jose, CA), Dissanayake; Manjula (Pelawatte, LK), Karunathilaka; Ushan (Karadeniya, LK), Alwis; Asanka (Mt. Lavinia, LK)
Title: Location specific personalized enterprise services using video signature of an electronic display
Patent Number: 9,094,454

Inventors: Jan; Te-Sheng (Taipei Hsien, TW), Chen; Yu-Tao (Taipei Hsien, TW), Yen; Chun-Che (Taipei Hsien, TW), Cheng; Gang (Shenzhen, CN), Song; Zheng-Qiang (Shenzhen, CN), He; Meng-Hua (Shenzhen, CN), Li; Jian-Jun (Shenzhen, CN), Xu; Bing-Jing (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Lid lock mechanism
Patent Number: 7,988,014

Inventors: Jang; Sung Jin (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of managing program for electric vehicle
Patent Number: 9,090,166

Inventors: Janke; Brian P. (Saint Joseph, MI), Zasowski; Peter E. (Yantis, TX)
Title: Continuous high speed inertia detection
Patent Number: 9,091,011

Inventors: Jansma; Jon Bennett (Pepper Pike, OH)
Title: Fluorescent lamp phosphor recycling
Patent Number: 9,090,816

Inventors: Jarno; Jean-Francois (Antony, FR), Brylinski; Christian (Neuilly sur Seine, FR)
Title: Guiding devices for electromagnetic waves and process for manufacturing these guiding devices
Patent Number: 7,986,201

Inventors: Jarosz; Joseph P (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method and system for implementing a user interface with ghosting
Patent Number: 9,092,110

Inventors: Javorka; Peter (Radeburg, DE), Faul; Juergen (Radebeul, DE), Haussdoerfer; Bastian (Dresden, DE)
Title: Methods of forming a sidewall spacer having a generally triangular shape and a semiconductor device having such a spacer
Patent Number: 9,093,526

Inventors: Jax; Peter (Hannover, DE), Kordon; Sven (Hannover, DE)
Title: Method and device for transcoding audio signals exclduing transformation coefficients below -60 decibels
Patent Number: 9,093,065

Inventors: Jayaraman; Prasanna (Karnataka, IN), Saurabh; Abhijit (Pune, IN), Sciacca; M. Dean (Poughkeepsie, NY), Swaminathan; Janani (Tamil Nadu, IN), Tressler; Gary (Sandy Hook, CT)
Title: Dynamically varying transfer size in a storage device for improved performance
Patent Number: 9,092,146

Inventors: Jayaraman; Saikumar (Chandler, AZ), Koning; Paul A. (Chandler, AZ), Dani; Ashay (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Polymer matrices for polymer solder hybrid materials
Patent Number: 7,252,877

Inventors: Jea; Tsai-Yang (Poughkeepsie, NY), LePera; William P. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Xue; Hanhong (Wappingers Falls, NY), Zhang; Zhi (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Preparing parallel tasks to use a synchronization register
Patent Number: 9,092,272

Inventors: Jenuwein; Thomas (Vienna, AT), Laible; Gotz (Hamilton, NZ), O'Carroll; Donal (Greystones, IE), Eisenhaber; Frank (Vienna, AT), Rea; Stephen (Vienna, AT)
Title: Chromatin regulator genes
Patent Number: 7,252,968

Inventors: Jeon; Peel Sik (Hwaseong-si, KR), Ryu; Dong Kyun (Iksan-si, KR), Choi; Won Chan (Seongnam-si, KR), Yoon; Jae Han (Iksan-si, KR), Kim; Ki Mok (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Jeong Rak (Seoul, KR), Yang; Seung Heun (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Switching mode power supply circuit for plasma display panel
Patent Number: 7,986,099

Inventors: Jeong; Chang Wook (Seoul, KR)
Title: Surgical robot system having tool for minimally invasive surgery
Patent Number: 9,089,352

Inventors: Jeong; Hwan J. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Interferometric defect detection and classification
Patent Number: 7,986,412

Inventors: Ji; Ying (Cambridge, GB), Kragh; Julian Edward (Finchingfield, GB), Christie; Philip A. F. (Fen Drayton, GB)
Title: Separation of simultaneous source data
Patent Number: 9,091,787

Inventors: Ji; Young-Hoon (Seoul, KR), Kim; Dong-Hee (Gimhae-si, KR), Kang; Jae-Seon (Busan, KR), Kim; Chun-Gyu (Gimhae-si, KR), Chung; Sung-Uk (Seoul, KR), Hwang; Sung-Woo (Busan, KR), Kang; Kyung-Ran (Busan, KR)
Title: Anti-inflammatory composition containing macrolactin A and a derivative thereof as active ingredients
Patent Number: 9,089,543

Inventors: Jiang; Tongbi (Boise, ID), Brooks; J. Michael (Caldwell, ID)
Title: Multiple substrate microelectronic devices and methods of manufacture
Patent Number: 7,253,025

Inventors: Jiang; Weibin (Aurora, CO), McComish; Bruce E. (Mitchell, SD), Borum; Bryan C. (Commerce City, CO), Carryer; Benjamin H. (Denver, CO), Ibsen; Mark D. (Highlands Ranch, CO), Robertson; Mark (Denver, CO), Elrod; Eric (Arvada, CO), Weeks; Sim (Duluth, GA), Wright; Harold A. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Gasification system and method
Patent Number: 9,089,827

Inventors: Jin; Hongxia (San Jose, CA), Lotspiech; Jeffrey Bruce (Henderson, NV), Zigoris; Philip Anastasios (Santa Cruz, CA)
Title: System, method, and service for tracing traitors from content protection circumvention devices
Patent Number: 7,986,787

Inventors: Jin; Jae-Chul (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Ki-Taek (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Jin-Soo (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Young-Ki (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Portable terminal with rotatable display
Patent Number: 7,986,981

Inventors: Jo; Junho (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Byoung Hoon (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Jihyun (Anyang-si, KR), Wang; Hano (Seoul, KR), Hong; Dae Sik (Seoul, KR), Noh; Go San (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for allocating frequency resource to micro UE in a mobile communication system
Patent Number: 9,094,980

Inventors: Joao; Raymond Anthony (Yonkers, NY)
Title: Apparatus and method for providing shipment information
Patent Number: 7,253,731

Inventors: Johnson; Andrew (Surrey Hills, AU), Biggar; Michael (Research, AU)
Title: Digital watermark systems and methods
Patent Number: 7,987,370

Inventors: Johnson; James Michael (Athens, TN), Winder; Robert Joseph (Athens, TN), Graham; Sean (Seattle, WA)
Title: Aerodynamic fairings for trailers
Patent Number: 9,090,294

Inventors: Johnson; Joseph (Lancashire, GB), Akerman; David Anthony (Manchester, GB)
Title: Fluid bed dryer filters
Patent Number: 7,985,270

Inventors: Johnson; Mark (Hubertus, WI), Wojtak; Ray (Waterford, WI)
Title: Lockout device
Patent Number: 9,093,772

Inventors: Johnson; Michael (Collegeville, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for permissive control of a mast and grapple
Patent Number: 7,986,760

Inventors: Johnson; Misty (Dallas, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for pet water drinking device
Patent Number: 7,987,817

Inventors: Johnson; Trent W. (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and system for testing a memory of a microprocessor
Patent Number: 7,254,509

Inventors: Johnson; Wesley D. (Eden Prairie, MN), Engh; Gerard A. (Alexandria, VA), Kohler; Robert E. (Lake Elmo, MN), Bisek; Aaron J. (Elk River, MN), Travanty; Michael N. (Minneapolis, MN), Pilarski; Daryl R. (East Bethel, MN)
Title: Apparatus and method for sculpting the surface of a joint
Patent Number: 7,985,225

Inventors: Johnstone; Carol (Warrenville, IL)
Title: Method and system for stable dynamics and constant beam delivery for acceleration of charged particle beams in a non-scaling fixed field alternating gradient magnetic field accelerator
Patent Number: 9,095,036

Inventors: Jokele; Bernd (Kempten, DE), Mossnang; Konrad (Kempten, DE)
Title: Device and method for displaying measuring values as well as shrink tunnel for a packaging machine and packaging machine comprising such a device, respectively
Patent Number: 7,986,244

Inventors: Jordan; Roy Arlington (Surrey, GB)
Title: 4-hydroxy benzoate derivatives for use in the treatment of infection, inflammation or pain
Patent Number: 9,090,555

Inventors: Josic; Djuro (Vienna, AT), Stadler; Monika (Wienerherberg, AT), Gruber; Gerhard (Vienna, AT)
Title: Hemostatically active vWF-containing preparation and process for the preparation thereof
Patent Number: 7,985,846

Inventors: Joy; Ryan (Austin, TX), Primm; Michael R. (Austin, TX), Graczyk; Ronald (Cedar Park, TX), Smith; David K. (Georgetown, TX), Slade; Boyd E. (Austin, TX)
Title: Environmental monitoring device
Patent Number: 7,986,224

Inventors: Jukarainen; Jarkko (Espoo, FI)
Title: Control of a wireless conference telephone system
Patent Number: 7,254,123

Inventors: Julisch; Klaus (Rueschlikon, CH), Ochs; Georg (Boeblingen, DE), Schunter; Matthias (Zurich, CH)
Title: Automated network deployment of cloud services into a network
Patent Number: 9,094,457

Inventors: Jung; Dae-Kwang (Suwon-si, KR), Oh; Yun-Je (Yongin-si, KR), Hwang; Seong-Taek (Pyeongtaek-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for tracking optical wavelength in WDM passive optical network using loop-back light source
Patent Number: 7,254,340

Inventors: Jung; Kyungho (Bundang-gu, KR), Kim; Jinhwan (Suwon-si, KR), Sung; Jeongmin (Suwon-si, KR), Yoon; Ilyong (Seoul, KR), Yun; Haeyoung (Suwon-si, KR), Jeong; Yong Cheol (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Three-dimensional image display device
Patent Number: 9,093,014

Inventors: Jung; Sung Hoon (Anyang-si, KR), Park; Sung Jun (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Jae Wook (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Young Dae (Anyang-si, KR), Yi; Seung June (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method for measurement in wireless communication system and apparatus for the same
Patent Number: 9,094,881

Inventors: Juy; King Sun (Kowloon, HK), Hui; Man Wah (Kowloon, HK)
Title: Heat-conducting and heat-dissipating nano-materials, preparing method thereof and heat-dissipating system
Patent Number: 9,091,425

Inventors: Kabata; Toshiyuki (Yokohama, JP), Hatakeyama; Kumiko (Sagamihara, JP), Yamashita; Masahide (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Lubricant coater, image bearing unit, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,986,910

Inventors: Kachi; Yasuhiko (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Ink cartridge and inkjet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,984,980

Inventors: Kadar-Kallen; Michael Aaron (Harrisburg, PA)
Title: Ferrule with encapsulated protruding fibers
Patent Number: 9,091,818

Inventors: Kagle; Jonathan C. (Redmond, WA), Odinak; Gilad (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Method and apparatus for reducing image acquisition time in a digital imaging device
Patent Number: 7,254,280

Inventors: Kahn; Ari (Johannesburg, ZA)
Title: Call management protocol for insufficient credit
Patent Number: 9,094,890

Inventors: Kajiwara; Ryoichi (Hitachi, JP), Koizumi; Masahiro (Hitachi, JP), Morita; Toshiaki (Hitachi, JP), Takahashi; Kazuya (Hitachinaka, JP), Kishimoto; Munehisa (Kamakura, JP), Ishii; Shigeru (Tomiya-machi, JP), Hirashima; Toshinori (Takasaki, JP), Takahashi; Yasushi (Nishiyokote-machi, JP), Hata; Toshiyuki (Maebashi, JP), Sato; Hiroshi (Takasaki, JP), Ookawa; Keiichi (Takasaki, JP)
Title: MOSFET package
Patent Number: 7,985,991

Inventors: Kalafala; Kerim (Rhinebeck, NY), Basile; Jennifer E. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Hathaway; David J. (Underhill, VT), Kotecha; Pooja M. (Beacon, NY)
Title: Method and system for efficient validation of clock skews during hierarchical static timing analysis
Patent Number: 7,987,440

Inventors: Kamei; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP), Nakamura; Takaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for creating clone file, and file system adopting the same
Patent Number: 9,092,153

Inventors: Kamihara; Tetsuya (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Fuel cell system and related method
Patent Number: 7,985,507

Inventors: Kamiya; Haruhisa (Okazaki, JP), Iwahara; Toshio (Okazaki, JP), Kato; Makoto (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Fastener easily detached from attached objects
Patent Number: 7,988,105

Inventors: Kamoi; Keiko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Determining route and of print data and if conversion of print data is necessary
Patent Number: 9,092,703

Inventors: Kanada; Yasusi (Tokyo, JP), Takase; Akihiko (Tokyo, JP), Tarui; Toshiaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for managing network system
Patent Number: 9,094,303

Inventors: Kanbe; Masakata (Aichi, JP), Matsui; Kazuhito (Aichi, JP)
Title: Tension detecting device
Patent Number: 7,252,307

Inventors: Kandaswamy; Duraiswamy (Huntington Beach, CA), Chellappa; Anand S. (Albuquerque, NM), Knobbe; Mack (Long Beach, CA)
Title: Hydrogen generation having CO.sub.2 removal with steam reforming
Patent Number: 9,093,681

Inventors: Kanegae; Kenshi (Osaka, JP), Imai; Shinichi (Osaka, JP), Nakagawa; Hideo (Shiga, JP)
Title: Etching method, semiconductor and fabricating method for the same
Patent Number: 7,985,691

Inventors: Kaneko; Shinichi (Kanagawa, JP), Tokunaga; Taishi (Yamato, JP), Matsumoto; Hideo (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for applying double-coated pressure sensitive adhesive tape, and method for producing catalytic converter
Patent Number: 7,252,731

Inventors: Kanfer; Joseph S. (Richfield, OH), Quinlan; Robert L. (Stow, OH), Rosenkranz; Mark E. (Medina, OH), Kustra; Daniel E. (Brunswick, OH)
Title: Handheld dispensers for personal use
Patent Number: 7,984,831

Inventors: Kang; Hyun Goo (Hwaseong, KR), Lee; Jin Soo (Suwon, KR)
Title: Hydraulic control system of 8-speed automatic transmission for vehicles
Patent Number: 7,985,153

Inventors: Kang; Moon-Shik (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Joon-Hee (Daejeon, KR), Yoo; Hyeong-Suk (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus for supplying power, backlight assembly and liquid crystal display apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 7,253,565

Inventors: Kang; Shinill (Dongjak-ku, Seoul 156-020, KR)
Title: Image sensor and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,253,394

Inventors: Kang; Sien G. (Pleasanton, CA), Malik; Igor J. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Surface finishing of SOI substrates using an EPI process
Patent Number: 7,253,081

Inventors: Kanri; Ryoji (Zushi, JP), Sato; Tamaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method of producing an ink jet head and method of producing an electronic device
Patent Number: 7,985,531

Inventors: Kappe; Frank (Rheda-Wiedenbruck, DE), Ahlers; Benedikt (Berlin, DE), Franz-Burgholz; Arnim (Berlin, DE), Limburg; Hans-Jurgen (Tiefenort, DE), Starick; Detlef (Bad Liebenstein, DE), Voh; Monika (Breitungen, DE)
Title: Zinc sulfide electroluminophores and method for production thereof
Patent Number: 7,252,790

Inventors: Kaps; Werner (Weiler-Simmerberg, DE), Rapp; Harald (Wangen im Allgau, DE), Brauchle; Andreas (Bad Wurzach, DE)
Title: Rotary selector
Patent Number: 7,987,738

Inventors: Karaki; Tomoaki (Imizu, JP), Zhang; Fan (Heping District, CN)
Title: Anisotropically shaped powder and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 9,090,512

Inventors: Karasawa; Shuuji (Nerima-ku, JP), Kamosawa; Yoji (Nerima-ku, JP), Moriya; Masato (Nerima-ku, JP)
Title: Foldable screen device
Patent Number: 7,984,744

Inventors: Kardach; James (Saratoga, CA), Huckins; Jeffrey (Chandler, AZ), Fleming; Kristoffer (Chandler, AZ), Belmont; Brian (Portland, OR), Hsu; Pochang (Fremont, CA), Kuchibhotla; Venu (Campbell, CA), Forand; Richard (Portland, OR), Gadamsetty; Uma (Chandler, AZ), Danneels; Gunner (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for a user to interface with a mobile computing device
Patent Number: 7,254,730

Inventors: Karr; Ronald S. (Palo Alto, CA), Colgrove; John A. (Los Altos, CA), Kiselev; Oleg (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Systems and method providing input/output fencing in shared storage environments
Patent Number: 7,254,736

Inventors: Kasamatsu; Hideki (Osaka, JP), Nakashima; Hiroshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Collapsible antenna device
Patent Number: 7,253,774

Inventors: Kasina; Sudhakar (Mercer Island, WA), Gokaraju; Ganga Raju (Vijayawada, IN), Somepalli; Venkateswarlu (Vijayawada, IN), Gokaraju; Rama Raju (Vijayawada, IN), Gokaraju; Venkata Kanaka Ranga Raju (Vijayawada, IN), Bhuphatiraju; Kiran (Vijayawada, IN), Golakoti; Trimurtulu (Vijayawada, IN), Sengupta; Krishanu (Vijayawada, IN), Alluri; Venkata Krishna Raju (Vijayawada, IN)
Title: Substituted 4-(arylamino) selenophenopyrimidine compounds and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 9,090,633

Inventors: Kaskoun; Kenneth (La Jolla, CA), Gu; Shiqun (San Diego, CA), Swinnen; Bart (Holsbeek, BE)
Title: Method of fabricating via first plus via last IC interconnect
Patent Number: 7,985,620

Inventors: Katai; Yukihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Tsujimoto; Tadahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Takahashi; Misao (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for concentrating solution
Patent Number: 7,252,743

Inventors: Kathirgamanathan; Poopathy (North Harrow, GB), Ganeshamurugan; Subramaniam (London, GB)
Title: Electroluminescent materials and devices
Patent Number: 7,985,492

Inventors: Kato; Kazuo (Chiba, JP), Takakura; Akira (Chiba, JP), Ihashi; Tomohiro (Chiba, JP), Hasegawa; Takanori (Chiba, JP), Fukushima; Toshitaka (Chiba, JP)
Title: Electronic timepiece
Patent Number: 9,092,015

Inventors: Kato; Koichi (Tokyo, JP), Mochizuki; Kenji (Kodaira, JP), Meguro; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Input device of 3-D translation and rotation and its method and recording medium
Patent Number: 7,253,801

Inventors: Kato; Koji (Tama, JP)
Title: Electronic camera
Patent Number: 7,253,839

Inventors: Kato; Shunya (Seto, JP), Matsubara; Tooru (Toyota, JP), Kimura; Akihiro (Toyota, JP), Yamamoto; Masaya (Kasugai, JP), Furuta; Hideki (Anjo, JP), Suyama; Daisuke (Toyota, JP), Mori; Yuma (Nukata-gun, JP)
Title: Control system, control device, and control method for hybrid vehicle
Patent Number: 9,090,248

Inventors: Kato; Shunya (Toyota, JP), Matsubara; Tooru (Toyota, JP), Kumazaki; Kenta (Toyota, JP), Tabata; Atsushi (Okazaki, JP), Hiasa; Yasuhiro (Toyota, JP)
Title: Control apparatus for vehicular drive system
Patent Number: 9,090,247

Inventors: Kato; Yoshiharu (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Test method and test circuit for electronic device
Patent Number: 7,251,766

Inventors: Katoh; Daisuke (Nukata-gun, JP), Hamanishi; Hiroyasu (Takahama, JP)
Title: Hands-free apparatus
Patent Number: 7,986,978

Inventors: Katsuyama; Tsukuru (Yokohama, JP), Hashimoto; Jun-Ichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor optical device including a PN junction formed by a second region of a first conductive type semiconductor layer and a second conductive type single semiconductor layer
Patent Number: 7,986,721

Inventors: Kaushal; Tej Paul (Malvern, GB), Manning; Paul Antony (Malvern, GB), Gillham; John Peter (Malvern, GB)
Title: Reconfigurable detector array of resistance bolometers
Patent Number: 7,253,411

Inventors: Kawahashi; Masaaki (Saitama, JP), Fujioka; Tamotsu (Yokohama, JP), Saito; Masayuki (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Acoustic fluid machine
Patent Number: 7,252,178

Inventors: Kawakami; Hiroshi (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Kobayashi; Masamichi (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Inkjet recording method
Patent Number: 7,984,983

Inventors: Kawakami; Shigenobu (Tokyo, JP), Narasada; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Okuda; Seiji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Elevator hoisting machine and elevator hoisting machine manufacturing method
Patent Number: 9,090,435

Inventors: Kawamura; Shunji (Yokohama, JP), Homma; Hisao (Odawara, JP), Nagasoe; Yasuyuki (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage system and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 7,987,329

Inventors: Kawamura; Takeshi (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Suzuki; Jun (Numazu, JP), Noguchi; Bunro (Mishima, JP), Shibata; Masahiro (Numazu, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus featuring a variable oscillating electric field formed between a developer carrying member and an image bearing member during a developer operation in accordance with a peripheral speed of the image bearing member
Patent Number: 7,254,350

Inventors: Kawanishi; Tetsuya (Koganei, JP), Sakamoto; Takahide (Koganei, JP), Tsuchiya; Masahiro (Koganei, JP)
Title: High-speed multiplied signal generating method and device
Patent Number: 7,986,452

Inventors: Kawasaki; Yoshiteru (Kadoma, JP), Kobayashi; Tadashi (Ibaraki, JP), Senda; Keiichi (Takarazuka, JP), Mochizuki; Yoshiyuki (Suita, JP)
Title: Vehicle information recording system
Patent Number: 7,254,482

Inventors: Kawashima; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Tadano; Kotaro (Tokyo, JP), Haraguchi; Daisuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Force calculating system
Patent Number: 9,091,605

Inventors: Kay; David (Seattle, WA), Unruh; Erland (Seattle, WA), Tandon; Gaurav (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Spell-check for a keyboard system with automatic correction
Patent Number: 9,092,419

Inventors: Keeton; William B. (Texarkana, TX)
Title: Energy storing starting device
Patent Number: 7,252,065

Inventors: Kelliher; Timothy L. (Alameda, CA), Coleman; Patrick James (San Carlos, CA), Farmwald; P. Michael (Portola Valley, CA)
Title: Universal broadband server system and method
Patent Number: 7,254,648

Inventors: Kelly; Jason Morgan (Arvada, CO)
Title: Regulated fluid dispensing system packaging
Patent Number: 7,984,845

Inventors: Kennedy; Philip T. (Cedar Rapids, IA), Melick; Bruce D. (Cedar Rapids, IA), Snyder; David M. (Cedar Rapids, IA), Baych; Leslie D. (Robins, IA), Probst; Gregory P. (Iowa City, IA), Gerke; Joseph A. (Cedar Rapids, IA)
Title: High bandwidth data transport system
Patent Number: 7,986,729

Inventors: Kent; Mark (Vista, CA), Erceg; Vinko (Cardiff, CA), Landau; Uri (San Diego, CA), Van Rooyen; Pieter (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and system for implementing a single weight (SW) single channel (SC) MIMO system
Patent Number: 9,094,062

Inventors: Kessenich; Diane F. (Gulfstream, FL), Bierwirth; Johanna (Amarillo, TX), Clark; Brett (New York, NY), Hegeman; Kathryn T. (Eastport, NY)
Title: Supplying supplementary information for printed books
Patent Number: 7,251,784

Inventors: Ketola; Ari (Espoo, FI), Latvala; Veikko (Vahto, FI)
Title: System and method for processing biological material
Patent Number: 9,090,862

Inventors: Khaiat; Alain V. (Singapore, SG), Gomes; Anna (Earlwood, AU), Bhide; Vaishali (Maharashtra, IN), Salerno; Catherine (Millington, NJ), Dole; Victoria (Whitehouse Station, NJ)
Title: Topical treatment of ingrown hairs
Patent Number: 7,252,831

Inventors: Khandros; Igor Y. (Orinda, CA), Eldridge; Benjamin N. (Danville, CA)
Title: Remote test facility with wireless interface to local test facilities
Patent Number: 7,253,651

Inventors: Khmelichek; Aleksandr (Brooklyn, NY), Markoya; Louis (Sandy Hook, CT), Sewell; Harry (Ridgefield, CT)
Title: Liquid immersion lithography system with tilted liquid flow
Patent Number: 7,253,879

Inventors: Khongbantabam; Nabakumar Singh (Espoo, FI)
Title: Display module
Patent Number: 9,093,009

Inventors: Khonsari; Nassim (Redwood City, CA)
Title: System and method of manufacturing an electromechanical device by printing raised conductive contours
Patent Number: 9,090,456

Inventors: Khursheed; Anjam (Singapore, SG)
Title: Gun configured to generate charged particles
Patent Number: 9,093,243

Inventors: Kiefer, Jr.; John D. (San Antonio, TX), Mckinney; Patrick S. (Devine, TX), Gonzalez, Jr.; Jose (Elmendorf, TX)
Title: Door leveler
Patent Number: 7,987,692

Inventors: Kiesel; Burkhard (Wiesenthau, DE)
Title: Method and software program product for determining the quality of an information technology system
Patent Number: 9,092,315

Inventors: Kikuchi; Hiroshi (Zushi, JP), Hongo; Mikio (Yokohama, JP), Hatano; Mutsuko (Kokubuji, JP), Ohkura; Makoto (Fuchiyu, JP)
Title: Active matrix display device with active element including a semiconductor film formed of an aggregate of single crystals each extending in the same direction
Patent Number: 7,253,864

Inventors: Kilps; Patrick J. (Hubertus, WI), Wurm; Michael G. (Waukesha, WI), King; Thomas E. (San Francisco, CA), James; Paul E. (Marietta, GA), Michalski; Steven E. (Menomonee Falls, WI)
Title: Particulate monitor
Patent Number: 7,987,695

Inventors: Kim; Byoung-Hoon (San Diego, CA), Malladi; Durga Prasad (San Diego, CA), Sarkar; Sandip (San Diego, CA)
Title: Transmit format selection with consideration for resource reuse
Patent Number: 7,986,680

Inventors: Kim; Do-Hyung (Gyeongsangnam-Do, KR), Kim; Young-Kwon (Gyeongsangnam-Do, KR)
Title: Method of controlling compressor for refrigerator and apparatus thereof
Patent Number: 7,984,617

Inventors: Kim; Eun-Yong (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kwon; Ho-Joong (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Jeon; Joseph (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Moon; June (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Han; Young-Goo (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for determining channel quality in a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,094,867

Inventors: Kim; Han-sung (Incheon-si, KR)
Title: Display apparatus having an anion generator
Patent Number: 7,254,007

Inventors: Kim; Hee Wook (Daejeong, KR), Kang; KunSeok (Daegu, KR), Ku; Bon Jun (Daejeon, KR), Ahn; Do-Seob (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Communication method and beam forming apparatus in multi-cell mobile communication system
Patent Number: 9,094,985

Inventors: Kim; Hyun-Tak (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Bongjun (Daejeon, KR), Park; Jong Chan (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Composite temperature and smoke alarm device and equipped smoke sensor therein
Patent Number: 9,092,959

Inventors: Kim; Hyung Sun (Seoul, KR), Stechkine; Alexandre (Seoul, KR), Kim; Byung Jin (Songnam-shi, KR), Um; Soung Hyun (Anyang-shi, KR)
Title: Copy protection method and system for digital media
Patent Number: 7,254,838

Inventors: Kim; Hyung-kun (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Yu-sik (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Light emitting package and light emitting package array formed by coupled electrodes
Patent Number: 7,985,975

Inventors: Kim; In Jue (Ansan-si, KR)
Title: Backlight unit
Patent Number: 7,252,409

Inventors: Kim; Ji Eun (Suwon-si, KR), Joh; Cheol Ho (Icheon-si, KR), Shin; Hee Min (Seongnam-si, KR), Lee; Kyu Won (Seoul, KR), Cho; Chong Ho (Incheon, KR)
Title: Semiconductor packages including semiconductor chips having protrusions and methods of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 9,093,441

Inventors: Kim; Jin Gu (Gyunggi-do, KR), Lee; Jong Yun (Incheon, KR), Kweon; Young Do (Seoul, KR), Lee; Chang Bae (Gyunggi-do, KR), Yoo; Young Seuck (Seoul, KR)
Title: Common mode filter and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,093,736

Inventors: Kim; Jin Wook (Kyungsangnam-do, KR)
Title: Flow control apparatus for heavy construction equipment
Patent Number: 7,987,764

Inventors: Kim; Jongsung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Single motor electro wedge brake system using solenoid mechanism for implementing additional functions
Patent Number: 7,987,950

Inventors: Kim; Joo-youp (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Han; Sang-Kook (Seoul, KR)
Title: Phase optimization apparatus and method for obtaining maximum extinction ratio in mach-zehnder interferometer wavelength converter using cross phase modulation of semiconductor optical amplifier
Patent Number: 7,253,943

Inventors: Kim; Ju-Yong (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Hyoung-Juhn (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Dong-Hun (Yongin-si, KR), An; Seong-Jin (Yongin-si, KR), Cho; Sung-Yong (Yongin-si, KR), Eun; Yeong-Chan (Seoul, KR), Kweon; Ho-Jin (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Fuel cell system
Patent Number: 7,985,509

Inventors: Kim; Jum Soo (Icheon, KR), Yune; Ji Hyung (Goyang, KR)
Title: Flash memory cell and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,253,056

Inventors: Kim; June-Do (Yongin, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for generating a calling tone of wire/wireless telephone
Patent Number: 7,254,408

Inventors: Kim; Kyounghee (Ansan, KR)
Title: Oil supply structure for continuous variable valve timing apparatus and cylinder head employing the same
Patent Number: 7,987,830

Inventors: Kim; Kyungmin (Busan, KR), Kim; Donghwan (Ulsan, KR), Kim; Taeho (Ulsan, KR)
Title: Organ type accelerator pedal for vehicle
Patent Number: 7,984,664

Inventors: Kim; Sang-Jae (Seongnam-si, KR), Park; SeungBeom (Seoul, KR), Kim; Kwang-Hyun (Gunpo-si, KR), Kim; Ji-Hoon (Hwaseong-si, KR), Beon; Beong-hun (Cheonan-si, KR)
Title: Display apparatus
Patent Number: 9,091,884

Inventors: Kim; Se Hwan (Incheon-si, KR), Woo; Jong Hyun (Pyeongtack-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method of driving the various LCD in a computer system
Patent Number: 7,253,814

Inventors: Kim; Seong Rag (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Apparatus for providing multimedia services and method thereof
Patent Number: 9,094,179

Inventors: Kim; Seong-il (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Jongmin (Daejeon, KR), Min; Byoung-Gue (Daejeon, KR), Yoon; Hyung Sup (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Hae Cheon (Daejeon, KR), Nam; Eun Soo (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Inductor
Patent Number: 7,986,211

Inventors: Kim; Sung Jin (Palo Alto, CA), Nickel; Alexander (Santa Clara, CA), Ngo; Minh-Van (Fremont, CA), Pham; Hieu Trung (Santa Clara, CA), Tsuboi; Masato (Kitakata, JP), Imada; Shinich (Aizuwakamatsu, JP)
Title: SiH.sub.4 soak for low hydrogen SiN deposition to improve flash memory device performance
Patent Number: 7,985,674

Inventors: Kim; Sung-hee (Seoul, KR), Yang; Seung-Joon (Seoul, KR), Park; Rae-hong (Seoul, KR), Lee; Ji-won (Seoul, KR), Lee; Hyun-seung (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jun-young (Seoul, KR), Lim; Bo-ra (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for improving quality of composite video signal and method and apparatus for removing artifact of composite video signal
Patent Number: 7,986,854

Inventors: Kim; Tae Hun (Incheon, KR)
Title: Electronic device with touch screen and method of displaying information using the same
Patent Number: 7,986,309

Inventors: Kim; Tae-wan (Yongin, KR), Tolmachev; Yuri Nikolaevich (Suwon, KR), Ma; Dong-joon (Anyang, KR), Navala; Sergiy Yakovlevich (Suwon, KR)
Title: Gas injection apparatus for semiconductor processing system
Patent Number: 7,252,716

Inventors: Kim; Tai-Suk (Seoul, KR), Hong; Ki-Seob (Suwon-shi, KR), Lee; Jun-Sang (Seoul, KR)
Title: System and method of controlling assignment of a call on a reverse supplemental channel in a mobile communication system
Patent Number: 7,254,121

Inventors: Kim; Yong-Nyun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Gas generating device and use of the device in continuous liquid supply
Patent Number: 7,985,309

Inventors: Kimball; Carol Burk (Tempe, AZ)
Title: Bed support system and method
Patent Number: 7,987,538

Inventors: Kimbara; Atsushi (Shizuoka, JP), Grether; Uwe (Efringen-Kirchen, DE), Nettekoven; Matthias (Grenzach-Wyhlen, DE), Puellmann; Bernd (Aesch, CH), Rogers-Evans; Mark (Bottmingen, CH), Schulz-Gasch; Tanja (Ziefen, CH)
Title: Adamantyl derivatives as cannabinoid receptor 2 agonists
Patent Number: 9,090,615

Inventors: Kimura; Hajime (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and driving method thereof
Patent Number: 7,253,665

Inventors: Kimura; Hiroyuki (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Fuse circuit and electronic circuit
Patent Number: 7,254,080

Inventors: Kimura; Yuji (Tokyo, JP), Takai; Yasushi (Tokyo, JP), Kawazoe; Hirofumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Long-lasting phosphor ceramics and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 9,090,827

Inventors: Kincheloe; John (Windsor, CA)
Title: Mitred grate and drain cover
Patent Number: 7,252,458

Inventors: Kindlein; Johann (Oberhausen, DE), Schaart; Dennis Robert (Delf, NL)
Title: Device for effecting radiation therapy in an animal body
Patent Number: 7,252,629

Inventors: King; Justin K. (Rochester, MN), Oberly, III; John R. (Rochester, MN), Pizel; Travis J. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Splitting direct memory access windows
Patent Number: 9,092,365

Inventors: King; Justin K. (Rochester, MN), Oberly, III; John R. (Rochester, MN), Pizel; Travis J. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Splitting direct memory access windows
Patent Number: 9,092,366

Inventors: King; Ray (Pickering, CA)
Title: Electro-thermal heating system
Patent Number: 9,091,457

Inventors: King; Sonic (Taipei, TW), Fan; Bg (Taipei, TW)
Title: Assembled capacitor polarity automatic inspecting method and system
Patent Number: 7,253,604

Inventors: Kircher; Sascha (Uhingen-Holzhausen, DE), Dittler; Matthias (Stuttgart, DE), Schlenker; Ulf (Erkenbrechtsweiler, DE), Kaiser; Thomas (Ostfildern, DE)
Title: Vehicle seat, in particular a motor vehicle seat
Patent Number: 7,252,341

Inventors: Kiribayashi; Shinichi (Anjo, JP)
Title: Connector apparatus
Patent Number: 9,093,799

Inventors: Kisenwether; Joseph (Sparks, NV), Mincey; Jeff (Reno, NV), Nelson; Loren (Reno, NV)
Title: Coordinating group play events for multiple game devices
Patent Number: 9,092,944

Inventors: Kiser; Mary (West Hollywood, CA), Hertz; Allen D. (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Sandal with formed hinge and method of use
Patent Number: 9,089,184

Inventors: Kishimoto; Satoru (Odawara, JP), Nakatani; Youji (Yokohama, JP), Satomi; Mitsunori (Tokyo, JP), Sunada; Yoji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Storage system and file management method
Patent Number: 9,092,446

Inventors: Kishioka; Toshiki (Osaka, JP), Shiwaya; Yohichi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Load driving circuit and method of setting load current thereof
Patent Number: 7,986,109

Inventors: Kitajima; Kotaro (Yokahama, JP)
Title: Digital video camera with a moving image encoding feature and control method therefor, that selectively store decoded images as candidate reference images
Patent Number: 7,986,847

Inventors: Kitaoka; Yuki (Kyoto, JP), Kameyama; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP), Nishimiya; Masanobu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Administration apparatus, operating method thereof and administration method
Patent Number: 9,089,644

Inventors: Kitchens; Stephen Anthony (Durham, NC)
Title: Capacitive sensing slide detection
Patent Number: 7,986,154

Inventors: Klassen; Andrew S. (San Jose, CA), Allen; Kenneth E. (Felton, CA)
Title: System for assembling a disk drive using a robotic end effector
Patent Number: 7,987,585

Inventors: Klavans; Judith L. (Hastiangs-on-Hudson, NY), Muresan; Smaranda (New York, NY)
Title: System and method of generating dictionary entries
Patent Number: 7,254,530

Inventors: Klein; Laurence C. (Silver Spring, MD)
Title: Distributed computer architecture and process for document management
Patent Number: 7,986,426

Inventors: Klein; Michael (Reichenbach-Steegen, DE), Siemer; Michael (Mannheim, DE), Furst; Diana (Ludwigshafen, DE), Forster; Gunter (Ludwigshafen, DE)
Title: Process for preparing ionic liquids by anion exchange
Patent Number: 9,090,567

Inventors: Klein; Richard Ira (San Marcos, CA)
Title: Hands-free device
Patent Number: 7,254,420

Inventors: Klein; Seth A. (Boca Raton, FL), Klein; Michael R. (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Medicine container with single pill dispenser
Patent Number: 7,988,016

Inventors: Kley; Victor B. (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Active cantilever for nanomachining and metrology
Patent Number: 7,253,407

Inventors: Klimek; Tomasz R. (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Method and system for normalizing and comparing GPS data from multiple vehicles
Patent Number: 9,092,983

Inventors: Kling; Robert (Skene, SE)
Title: Support device
Patent Number: 9,089,226

Inventors: Klinguer-Hamour; Christine (Groisy, FR)
Title: Antibodies for the treatment of HIV
Patent Number: 9,090,686

Inventors: Klopfenstein; Denis (Morges, CH), Baour; Daniel (Rolle, CH), Fowler; James (Rolle, CH)
Title: Generator suitable for powering a dental curing light
Patent Number: 9,095,020

Inventors: Klotz; Albrecht (Tuebingen, DE), Uhler; Werner (Bruchsal, DE), Staempfle; Martin (Ulm, DE)
Title: Method for the temporal synchronisation of a plurality of vehicle sensors
Patent Number: 7,254,504

Inventors: Klug; Peter (Grossostheim, DE), Pilz; Maurice Frederic (Frankfurt am Main, DE), Back; Ute (Blankenbach, DE)
Title: Method of stabilizing hydrogen peroxide or hydrogen peroxide donor substances with hydroxypyridones or salts therof
Patent Number: 9,090,467

Inventors: Kluge; Claus Peter (Roslau, DE)
Title: System concept with low energy requirement and improved energy yield
Patent Number: 9,091,437

Inventors: Knab; Norbert (Appenweier, DE), Schulze-Icking-Konert; Georg (Buehlertal, DE), Mohr; Thomas (Buehlertal, DE), Kotthaus; Stefan (Sinzheim, DE), Haberl; Nikolas (Sinzheim, DE), Stampfer; Stefan (Bietigheim-Bissingen, DE), Mueller; Michael (Rutesheim, DE)
Title: Fuse for interrupting a voltage and/or current-carrying conductor in case of a thermal fault and method for producing the fuse
Patent Number: 9,093,238

Inventors: Knoll; Konrad (Mannheim, DE), Steininger; Helmut (Worms, DE), Schuster; Michael (Mannheim, DE), Wagner; Daniel (Bad Durkheim, DE), Merkel; Peter (Kapellen, BE)
Title: Styrol/butadiene block copolymer mixtures for shrink films
Patent Number: 9,090,768

Inventors: Knouff; Christopher J. (Canton, OH), Varn; Ken (Canton, OH), Thomas; Jeff (Louisville, OH), Enright; Jeffery M. (Akron, OH), Hathaway; Roy (Clinton, OH)
Title: Banking system controlled by data bearing records
Patent Number: 7,984,847

Inventors: Knudson; Mark B. (Shoreview, MN), Wilson; Richard R. (Arden Hills, MN), Tweden; Katherine S. (Mahtomedi, MN), Conrad; Timothy R. (Eden Prairie, MN)
Title: Bulimia treatment
Patent Number: 7,986,995

Inventors: Ko; Joo Yul (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Motor driving control apparatus, motor driving control method, and motor using the same
Patent Number: 9,093,939

Inventors: Kobayashi; Masayoshi (Tokyo, JP), Mizuno; Toru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Chip component carrying method and system, and visual inspection method and system
Patent Number: 7,987,968

Inventors: Koch; Rudolf (Oberhaching, DE)
Title: Sigma-delta modulator having a clocked delay line
Patent Number: 7,253,757

Inventors: Kochan; Bernd (Dresden, DE), Karl; Juergen (Vaterstetten, DE), Kubis; Michael (Dresden, DE), Haase; Norbert (Dresden, DE)
Title: Method for projection of a circuit pattern, which is arranged on a mask, onto a semiconductor wafer
Patent Number: 7,252,913

Inventors: Kochergin; Vladimir (Westerville, OH), Swinehart; Philip (Westerville, OH), Maklad; Mokhtar (Westerville, OH)
Title: Magneto-optical resonant waveguide sensors
Patent Number: 7,254,286

Inventors: Kodama; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP), Tsuruoka; Tetsumei (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Handover method of wireless communication system, and wireless base station and wireless terminal of the same system
Patent Number: 9,094,879

Inventors: Koelling; Fred (Foster City, CA), Subramanyam; Venugopal (Fremont, CA)
Title: Latching system
Patent Number: 9,090,318

Inventors: Koide; Nobuhisa (Kanagawa, JP), Hayashi; Yukiko (Kanagawa, JP), Shimada; Shougo (Kanagawa, JP), Ikedo; Gaku (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Data storage device, motor control device, and motor control method
Patent Number: 7,253,581

Inventors: Koike; Toru (Setagaya-ku, JP)
Title: Wireless communication system and method
Patent Number: 7,986,967

Inventors: Kojima; Ryuji (Tokyo, JP), Nakamura; Humihide (Tokyo, JP), Yoneyama; Yoshiyasu (Tokyo, JP), Yashiro; Kuniji (Kanagawa, JP), Totsuka; Toshiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for treating cyanide waste liquid
Patent Number: 7,253,332

Inventors: Koli; Kimmo (Turku, FI)
Title: Continuous-time mash sigma-delta analogue to digital conversion
Patent Number: 9,094,040

Inventors: Komori; Shigeki (Kanagawa, JP), Komatsu; Ryu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Light-emitting device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,985,605

Inventors: Kondo; Takahiko (Yokohama, JP), Hasegawa; Takuya (Yokohama, JP), Morimoto; Naohiro (Fujisawa, JP), Masugi; Hidetoshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Gas separator and operating method for the same
Patent Number: 7,985,279

Inventors: Kong; Hong Jin (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Seong Ku (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Amplitude dividing type laser amplification apparatus
Patent Number: 7,253,945

Inventors: Kong; Qingran (Harbin, CN), Wu; Meiling (Harbin, CN), Liu; Zhonghua (Harbin, CN)
Title: Sequence of porcine ROSA26 locus and methods of using the same
Patent Number: 9,090,913

Inventors: Kong; Xianqi (Dollard-des-Ormeaux, CA), Migneault; David (Laval, CA), Wu; Xinfu (Laval, CA)
Title: Pharmaceutical drug candidates and methods for preparation thereof
Patent Number: 7,253,306

Inventors: Kono; Ichiro (Tochigi, JP), Takeda; Kenzo (Tochigi, JP), Yoshida; Shin (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Panel inspection apparatus and inspection method
Patent Number: 7,984,649

Inventors: Kono; Katsumasa (Shiga, JP), Kimura; Keisaku (Shiga, JP)
Title: Touch switch
Patent Number: 9,092,102

Inventors: Konzelmann; Karl-Heinz (Lampertswalde, DE), Moebus; Maik (Lampertswalde, DE)
Title: Panels comprising an interlocking snap-in profile
Patent Number: 7,251,916

Inventors: Konzelmann; Uwe (Asperg, DE), Lang; Tobias (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Ultrasonic measuring unit having integrated humidity analysis
Patent Number: 7,987,732

Inventors: Koopman; Dirk (Kaarst, DE), Crumbach; Richard (Aachen, DE), Kraemling; Franz (Aachen, DE), Houlena; Michael (Stolberg, DE)
Title: Method for transporting glazing through a coating-depositing plant
Patent Number: 7,251,958

Inventors: Kori; Teruhiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Electronic transmission device, and signal transmission method
Patent Number: 7,987,515

Inventors: Kornowski; Roert R. (Schaumburg, IL), Richter, Jr.; Robert A. (Lake-in-the-Hills, IL)
Title: Radio frequency cavity resonatory with heat transport apparatus
Patent Number: 7,253,708

Inventors: Kosh; William Stephen (Shelton, CT), Kaneko; Yoshikazu (Chikuma, JP)
Title: System and method for pressure measurement
Patent Number: 7,252,009

Inventors: Koshoffer; John Michael (Cincinnati, OH), Lewis; Randy Lee (Lebanon, OH)
Title: Ablative afterburner
Patent Number: 7,251,941

Inventors: Kourtakis; Kostantinos (Media, PA), Arthur; Samuel David (Wilmington, DE), Wise; Brent (Waverly, TN)
Title: Compositions, layerings, electrodes and methods for making
Patent Number: 9,093,710

Inventors: Kouznetsov; Victor (Aloha, OR), Libenzi; Davide (Hillsboro, OR), Pak; Michael C. (Portland, OR), Urakawa; Yasutaka (Yokohama, JP), Ishii; Kenji (Yokohama, JP), Fujita; Masanori (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Update system and method for updating a scanning subsystem in a mobile communication framework
Patent Number: 7,254,811

Inventors: Koyama; Jun (Kanagawa, JP), Osada; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Matsuzaki; Takanori (Kanagawa, JP), Nishi; Kazuo (Yamanashi, JP), Maruyama; Junya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical sensor device and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,253,391

Inventors: Koyama; Takehiro (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Image projector
Patent Number: 9,091,910

Inventors: Kraenzle; David G. (St. Louis, MO)
Title: DPA automated assembly and packaging machine
Patent Number: 7,984,602

Inventors: Kragelund; Lasse (Hellerup, DK), Skindhoj; Jorgen (Hellerup, DK), Petersen; Anders Erik (Hellerup, DK)
Title: Hearing aid with a microphone in the battery compartment lid
Patent Number: 7,254,247

Inventors: Krah; Christoph Horst (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Analog boundary scanning based on stray capacitance
Patent Number: 7,986,313

Inventors: Kramer; Bruce Elliot (Potomac, MD), Belin; Joy Elizabeth (Potomac, MD)
Title: Multicolored cleansing bar and method for the use thereof
Patent Number: 7,985,720

Inventors: Kramer; Fred (Wachtberg, DE)
Title: Axial adjusting device with multiple ball means
Patent Number: 7,252,017

Inventors: Kriedte; Kai Roland (Woerden, NL), Schenk; Tim (Heerle, NL), Zelst; Allert van (Woerden, NL)
Title: Symbol timing for MIMO OFDM and other wireless communication systems
Patent Number: 7,254,196

Inventors: Krishnan; Vinu B. (Pittsburg, KS)
Title: Pants and similar types with a convenient flap
Patent Number: 9,089,173

Inventors: Krishnappa; Mukunda (Santa Clara, CA), Duwel; Keith (Los Gatos, CA), Xia; Renxin (San Jose, CA)
Title: Apparatus and methods for configuration of programmable logic devices
Patent Number: 7,253,657

Inventors: Kroll; Chase R. (Crystal Bay, MN), Kroll; Mark W. (Crystal Bay, MN)
Title: Self defense cell phone with shocking circuitry
Patent Number: 7,986,965

Inventors: Kroll; Mark W. (Simi Valley, CA)
Title: Implantable ischemia and myocardial infarction monitor and method
Patent Number: 7,254,440

Inventors: Kruelle; John M. (Glendale, AZ), Kaufman; Michael J. (Morton Grove, IL)
Title: Void board and packaging using a void board
Patent Number: 9,090,388

Inventors: Kryzak; Thomas J. (Altamont, NY)
Title: Environmental remediation system
Patent Number: 9,091,034

Inventors: Kubota; Atsumasa (Hikone, JP), Ikeda; Masaki (Hikone, JP), Miwa; Tatsuya (Maibara, JP), Shimizu; Naoki (Hikone, JP), Iwamura; Norihiro (Hikone, JP)
Title: Charger
Patent Number: 7,986,128

Inventors: Kuczynski; Joseph (Rochester, MN), Mikhail; Amanda E. (Rochester, MN), Moore; Arden L. (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: Composites comprised of aligned carbon fibers in chain-aligned polymer binder
Patent Number: 9,090,004

Inventors: Kudas; Todd George (Elizabeth, PA), Albin; Brian David (Chicago, IL)
Title: Robotic appartus and system for removal of turbine bucket covers
Patent Number: 9,089,970

Inventors: Kuennen; Roy W. (Caledonia, MI), Bartkus; Eric K. (Ada, MI), Baarman; David W. (Fennville, MI), Conrad; Kenneth E. (Ada, MI), Lautzenheiser; Terry L. (Numica, MI), Snyder; Greg (Novato, CA), Mollema; Scott A. (Grand Rapids, MI)
Title: Point-of-use water treatment system
Patent Number: 7,252,763

Inventors: Kuhrs; Christian (Heidelberg, DE), Danz; Eckehard (Ludwigshafen, DE), Steiner; Wolfgang (Friedelsheim, DE), Rahn; Ralf-Thomas (Mannheim, DE), Grassler; Thomas (Limburgerhof, DE), Geier; Reiner (Mannheim, DE), Harth; Klaus (Hong Kong, CN), Holzle; Markus (Kirchheim, DE)
Title: Two-stage reactor for the production of melamine
Patent Number: 7,253,280

Inventors: Kuipers; Erwin Reinder (Udligenswil, CH), Oberer; Alex (Ennetburgen, CH), Augugliaro; Dario (Lucerne, CH)
Title: Device for sealing a gap between car door and car wall in an elevator car
Patent Number: 7,984,794

Inventors: Kumagai; Yoshitaka (Tokyo, JP), Kobayashi; Tomoyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Pivoting apparatus of industrial robot
Patent Number: 7,253,578

Inventors: Kumar; Srinivas (Cupertino, CA), Pollutro; Dennis (Clymer, NY)
Title: Systems and methods for threat identification and remediation
Patent Number: 9,092,616

Inventors: Kume; Yasuhiro (Osaka, JP), Nagae; Nobukazu (Nara, JP), Tamai; Kazuhiko (Mie, JP), Onishi; Noriaki (Nara, JP), Okamoto; Takaaki (Nara, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display apparatus comprising wall portions formed in a plurality of openings or cut-out portions of an electrode
Patent Number: 7,253,872

Inventors: Kuo; Chih-Cheng (Hsinchu County, TW), Lan; Ching-Fu (Hsinchu County, TW), Tung; Tai-Lai (Hsinchu County, TW)
Title: Correcting apparatus for timing recovery of receiver and method thereof
Patent Number: 9,094,178

Inventors: Kurashima; Shigemi (Shinagawa, JP), Yanagi; Masahiro (Shinagawa, JP), Iwata; Hideki (Shinagawa, JP), Arita; Takashi (Shinagawa, JP), Yuba; Takashi (Shinagawa, JP), Ikeda; Kazuhiko (Iiyama, JP), Segawa; Yuriko (Shinagawa, JP)
Title: Antenna apparatus and electronic device
Patent Number: 7,986,272

Inventors: Kurata; Taishi (Kobe, JP)
Title: Heating and oil-producing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,985,069

Inventors: Kurhekar; Manish (New Delhi, IN), Varma; Pradeep (New Delhi, IN), Barik; Rajkishore (Zurich Witikon, CH)
Title: Compilation of unified parallel C-language programs
Patent Number: 7,254,809

Inventors: Kurihara; Koji (Kawasaki, JP), Yamashita; Koichiro (Hachioji, JP), Miyazaki; Kiyoshi (Machida, JP), Ikeda; Hitoshi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Multicore processor system, computer product, and control method
Patent Number: 9,092,273

Inventors: Kuroda; Masatoshi (Osaka, JP), Yamashita; Takahisa (Osaka, JP), Sanada; Kazutoshi (Otake, JP), Maruyama; Shinsuke (Otake, JP)
Title: Ceramic powder, dielectric composite material containing the ceramic powder, and dielectric antenna
Patent Number: 9,090,479

Inventors: Kurtz; Matthew (Altamonte Springs, FL), Murphy; Kevin (Orlando, FL)
Title: Development server with hot standby capabilities
Patent Number: 9,092,397

Inventors: Kurtz; Olaf (Berlin, DE), Herber; Ralph (Berlin, DE), Prechtl; Peter (Munchen, DE), Theisen; Sven (Berg, DE), Hohn; Markus (Oberhaching, DE)
Title: Micro-structured cooler and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,987,899

Inventors: Kurumada; Marefusa (Kyoto, JP), Terada; Yutaka (Osaka, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory
Patent Number: 7,254,088

Inventors: Kusakabe; Yuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Printing control apparatus, control method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 9,092,722

Inventors: Kusters; Gerardus Jacobus Marie (Velden, NL)
Title: Device for destroying sheet material
Patent Number: 7,984,864

Inventors: Kwak; Boo Dong (Gyunggi-Do, KR), Kang; Bong Soon (Busan, KR), Kim; Hyun Soo (Busan, KR), Jang; Won Woo (Busan, KR), Kim; Kyung Rin (Busan, KR), Choi; Won Tae (Gyunggi-Do, KR), Ha; Joo Young (Gyeongsangnam-Do, KR)
Title: Color interpolation apparatus
Patent Number: 9,092,881

Inventors: Kwak; Young Hong (Suwon, KR), Kwon; Kiyoung (Seoul, KR), Shin; Ki Uk (Hwaseong, KR), Kong; Jin Kook (Suwon, KR)
Title: Variable valve lift apparatus
Patent Number: 7,987,826

Inventors: Kwentus; Alan (San Juan Capistrano, CA), Jaffe; Steven T. (Irvine, CA), Kaylani; Tarek (Irvine, CA)
Title: Satellite receiver
Patent Number: 7,254,190

Inventors: Kwon; Oh-Jeong (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Hyeok-Jin (Seongnam-si, KR), Park; Hong-Jo (Suwon-si, KR), Yun; Sung-Jae (Sangju-si, KR), Kim; Hee-Seop (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Display substrate, method of manufacturing the display substrate and liquid crystal display device having the display substrate
Patent Number: 7,986,386

Inventors: Labauze; Gerard (Clermont-Ferrand, FR), Vasseur; Didier (Clermont-Ferrand, FR)
Title: Rubber composition for a tire tread
Patent Number: 7,253,225

Inventors: Labhard; Michael (Lake Oswego, OR)
Title: Alzheimers support system
Patent Number: 9,092,554

Inventors: Lacour; Donna E. (Kenner, LA), Ellsworth; Alexander John (Metairie, LA)
Title: Pipe hanger assembly
Patent Number: 9,091,372

Inventors: LaForest; Mark L. (Granger, IN), Wahlers; Christopher S. (South Bend, IN), Soos; Barry P. (Mishawaka, IN)
Title: Apparatus for unidirectional infiltration of preform with molten resin or pitch
Patent Number: 7,252,499

Inventors: Lagassey; Paul J. (Vero Beach, FL)
Title: Modular intelligent transportation system
Patent Number: 9,090,295

Inventors: Lai; Chien-Ming (Taichung, TW)
Title: Wireless signal access apparatus and method for remotely controlling appliance through the same
Patent Number: 9,092,972

Inventors: Lai; Chunrong (Beijing, CN)
Title: Cache victim sector tag buffer
Patent Number: 7,254,681

Inventors: Lai; Eddy (Kowloon Bay, HK)
Title: Rolling painting frame
Patent Number: 7,984,808

Inventors: Lai; Fong-O (Taichung, TW)
Title: Animal harness device
Patent Number: 9,089,110

Inventors: Lai; Ming-Lai (Arcadia, CA)
Title: Arch member for an orthodontic brace
Patent Number: 7,252,506

Inventors: Lakshminarayana; Ganesh (Plainsboro, NJ), Das; Jayanta (Morganville, NJ)
Title: Reed Solomon decoding of signals having variable input data rates
Patent Number: 7,987,412

Inventors: Laletin; William H. (Slidell, LA)
Title: Amplifier system with current-mode servo feedback
Patent Number: 7,253,680

Inventors: LaMacchia; Brian A. (Seattle, WA), Kohnfelder; Loren M. (Bellevue, WA), Fee; Gregory D. (Kirkland, WA), Toutonghi; Michael J. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Filtering a permission set using permission requests associated with a code assembly
Patent Number: 7,251,834

Inventors: Lamberts Van Assche; Marc (Brussegem, BE)
Title: Filtration installation for filtering the water of a water pool
Patent Number: 7,252,761

Inventors: Lampe; Alexander (Leipzig, DE)
Title: Non-linear frequency and phase measurement scheme
Patent Number: 7,987,061

Inventors: Lane; Jay E. (Mims, FL), Campbell; Christian X. (Orlando, FL)
Title: High temperature insulation and insulated article
Patent Number: 7,985,493

Inventors: Lange; Timothy Gordon (Champlin, MN), Kalstabakken; Robert M. (Cambridge, MN), Mordick; Brian L. (Shoreview, MN), Fink; Jeremy Lee (Anoka, MN), Jones; Trent T. (White Bear Lake, MN)
Title: Adjustable shelf
Patent Number: 7,987,799

Inventors: Lanni; Thomas W (Laguna Niguel, CA)
Title: Power supply capable of AC and DC input utilizing winding of transformer as boost inductor
Patent Number: 7,254,048

Inventors: LaPlante; Mark J. (Montgomery, NY), Weiss; Thomas (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Tool for filling vias in a greensheet
Patent Number: 7,984,546

Inventors: Lari; Nick (Jacksonville, FL)
Title: Aquarium system
Patent Number: 9,089,115

Inventors: Larsen; Niels Bent (Roskilde, DK), Nyrup; Susan Blak (Roskilde, DK), Pranov; Henrik (Roskilde, DK)
Title: Transferring materials to polymer surfaces
Patent Number: 7,985,366

Inventors: Lary; Banning G. (Miami, FL), Pinchuk; Leonard (Miami, FL), Gottlieb; Saul (Miramar, FL), Slater; Charles R. (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
Title: Apparatus for delivering an intravascular drug
Patent Number: 7,985,200

Inventors: Lastinger; Roc A. (Cave Creek, AZ), Glasser; Chuck (Scottsdale, AZ), Ozer; Nissim (Las Vegas, NV), Ufford; Robert (Roswell, GA), Viteri; Armando (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: Wireless vending communication systems
Patent Number: 7,253,729

Inventors: Laur; Steven P. (Raleigh, NC), Dong; Wei (Cary, NC), Shah; Mehul Dilip (Morrisville, NC)
Title: Circuit for multiplexing digital and analog information via single pin of driver for switched MOSFETs of DC-DC converter
Patent Number: 7,986,137

Inventors: Lavin; Matt (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Code modification of rule-based implementations
Patent Number: 9,092,246

Inventors: Law; Jay (Denver, CO), Borkan; William (North Miami Beach, FL), Ehren; Lance (Dallas, TX), Van Campen; George (Fort Lauderdale, FL), Erickson; John (Plano, TX)
Title: Multiprogrammable tissue stimulator and method
Patent Number: 7,254,445

Inventors: Lazaro, Jr.; Luis J. (Shoreline, WA), Graebel; Brian W. (Everett, WA)
Title: Self-aligning vibration resistant coupling apparatus
Patent Number: 7,252,536

Inventors: Lebeck; Alan Otto (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Rock bit having a radially self-aligning metal faced seal
Patent Number: 9,091,130

Inventors: Lechler; Robert Ian (London, GB), Dorling; Anthony (London, GB)
Title: Porcine CTLA-4 for xenograft-specific immunosuppression
Patent Number: 9,090,708

Inventors: Lechocinski; Nicolas (Los Angeles, CA), Breugnot; Sebastien (Los Angeles, CA), Pouet; Bruno Francois (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Birefringent fibers orientation measurement
Patent Number: 7,986,401

Inventors: Lee; Andy L. (San Jose, CA), McClintock; Cameron R. (Mountain View, CA), Johnson; Brian D. (Sunnyvale, CA), Cliff; Richard G. (Los Altos, CA), Reddy; Srinivas T. (Fremont, CA), Lane; Christopher F. (San Jose, CA), Leventis; Paul (Toronto, CA), Betz; Vaughn (Toronto, CA), Lewis; David (Toronto, CA)
Title: PLD architecture for flexible placement of IP function blocks
Patent Number: 9,094,014

Inventors: Lee; Byeong-Hoon (Kyunggi-do, KR)
Title: High rigid tilt device in a steering column for a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,252,019

Inventors: Lee; Ching-Hsiang (Taipei, TW), Chou; Chih-Chiang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Automatic wireless network linking method with security configuration and device thereof
Patent Number: 7,986,940

Inventors: Lee; Dong Hun (Daejeon, KR), Kang; Hyun Duk (Gwangju, KR), Jeong; Byung Jang (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Method for calculating fairness index and method for allocating resources based on the fairness index in coexistence management system
Patent Number: 9,094,836

Inventors: Lee; Hae-Seung (Bedford, MA)
Title: Constant slope ramp circuits for sample-data circuits
Patent Number: 7,253,600

Inventors: Lee; Han Lim (Selangor, MY), Nazni; Wasi Ahmad (Selangor, MY)
Title: Method for detecting sensitivity to acetylcholine esterase in insects
Patent Number: 7,252,962

Inventors: Lee; Herng-Jer (Tao-Yuan, TW), Chu; Chia-Chi (Tao-Yuan, TW), Feng; Wu-Shiung (Tao-Yuan, TW), Lai; Ming-Hong (Tao-Yuan, TW)
Title: Method of moment computations in R(L)C interconnects of high speed VLSI with resistor loops
Patent Number: 7,254,790

Inventors: Lee; Jin Woo (Kimhae, KR)
Title: Upper frame for excavator
Patent Number: 7,987,942

Inventors: Lee; Joel R. (Peotone, IL), Ruffatto, Jr.; Donald F. (New Lenox, IL)
Title: Pivoting support hook assembly
Patent Number: 7,988,115

Inventors: Lee; Jong-Hyuk (Seongnam-si, KR), Koo; Bon-Yong (Asan-si, KR), Kim; Sun-Mi (Seongnam-si, KR), Baek; Ju Hyeon (Asan-si, KR), Jeong; Ji Young (Cheonan-si, KR)
Title: Thin film transistor array panel, liquid crystal display, method for repairing the same, color filter array panel and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,093,593

Inventors: Lee; Joo-Hyung (Seoul, KR), Kim; Dong-Gyu (Suwon, KR), Park; Woon-Yong (Suwon, KR)
Title: Thin film transistor array panel
Patent Number: 7,986,379

Inventors: Lee; Ju-Kil (Sungnam, KR), Park; Deok-Min (Anyang, KR)
Title: Water soluble thermosetting polyester resin composition and method of preparing the same
Patent Number: 7,253,251

Inventors: Lee; Kenneth K L (San Jose, CA)
Title: Single axis gate valve for vacuum applications
Patent Number: 9,091,371

Inventors: Lee; Randall J. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Methods and compositions for correction of cardiac conduction disturbances
Patent Number: 7,252,819

Inventors: Lee; Sang Gou (Daegu-si, KR), Kim; Chang Jong (Cheongju-si, KR), Kim; Young Gun (Cheongju-si, KR), Choi; Yun Ho (Seoul, KR), Chin; Ho Sung (Seoul, KR), Hong; Bong Taek (Cheongju-si, KR), Hwang; Kab Jin (Cheongju-si, KR), Lee; Ung Sang (Cheongju-si, KR), Kim; Chul Young (Seoul, KR)
Title: Prism sheet of liquid crystal display device and backlight unit using the same
Patent Number: 7,252,428

Inventors: Lee; Seung Gyu (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Projecting optical system
Patent Number: 7,252,390

Inventors: Lee; Seung-wan (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Jeong-yub (Seoul, KR), Kim; Woon-bae (Suwon-si, KR), Choi; Seung-tae (Osan-si, KR)
Title: Varifocal lens
Patent Number: 7,986,466

Inventors: Lee; Seung-Yong (Seoul, KR), Lee; Kyung-Tak (Yongin-si, KR), Park; Sung-Jin (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method for storing conversation upon user's request in CPM system, and system thereof
Patent Number: 9,094,475

Inventors: Lee; Sung-Chan (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for verifying update data in mobile communication system
Patent Number: 7,987,324

Inventors: Lee; Sung-Chul (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Ju-Yong (Suwon-si, KR), Shin; Woo-Cheol (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Yong-Kul (Suwon-si, KR), Kong; Sang-Jun (Suwon-si, KR), Son; In-Hyuk (Suwon-si, KR), Ahn; Jin-Goo (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Tae-Keun (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Fuel cell system and reformer
Patent Number: 7,985,506

Inventors: Lee; Tan-Chen (Panchiao, TW)
Title: Methods for enhancing the formation of nickel mono-silicide by reducing the formation of nickel di-silicide
Patent Number: 7,253,071

Inventors: Leedom; Marvin A. (Princeton, NJ), Aceti; John G. (Cranbury, NJ), Sjursen; Walter P. (Washington Crossing, PA), Mahoney; Derek D. (Manalapan, NJ), Margicin; John M. (Levittiown, PA), Tardugno; Michael H. (Lawrenceville, NJ), Demers; Robert R. (Cranbury, NJ), Oltman; John E. (Mt. Horeb, WI), Maxwell; Robert C. (Princeton, NJ), Fritz; Frederick J. (Skillman, NJ)
Title: Hearing aid package
Patent Number: 7,987,977

Inventors: Legen; Anton (Munchen, DE), Thomas; Jochen (Munchen, DE), Wennemuth; Ingo (Munchen, DE)
Title: Self-supporting connecting element for a semiconductor chip
Patent Number: 7,253,514

Inventors: Lehmann; Martin (Wohlen, CH)
Title: Method for leak testing and leak testing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,091,612

Inventors: Lehr; Amir (Tel Aviv, IL), Atias; Ilan (Haifa, IL), Korcharz; Dror (Bat Yam, IL), Pincu; David (Holon, IL)
Title: Structure cabling system
Patent Number: 7,254,734

Inventors: Lei; Weisheng (Portland, OR), Simenson; Glenn (Portland, OR), Howerton; Jeff (Portland, OR), Unrath; Mark (Portland, OR)
Title: Method of providing consistent quality of target material removal by lasers having different output performance characteristics
Patent Number: 7,985,942

Inventors: Lemmens; Luc (Genk, BE)
Title: Air pressure proportional damper
Patent Number: 7,252,181

Inventors: Lenferink; Robert Gerardus (Tubbergen, NL), Van Dreumel; Wilhelmus Hendrikus Maria (Nijverdal, NL)
Title: Method for preparing a fabric substantially consisting of carbon fibers
Patent Number: 7,252,726

Inventors: Lenhardt; Karl (Bad Liebenzell, DE)
Title: Method for providing an oblong shaped piece and for inserting said shaped piece into a hollow section bar from which a spacer for insulated glass panes is formed
Patent Number: 7,987,577

Inventors: Leonard; Thomas W. (Wilmington, NC), Coughlan; David C. (Kildare, IE), Cullen; Alan (Dublin, IE)
Title: Pharmaceutical compositions of selective factor Xa inhibitors for oral administration
Patent Number: 9,089,484

Inventors: Letocart; Arnaud (Clermont-Ferrand Cedex, FR), Crosnier; Gerard (Clermont-Ferrand Cedex, FR)
Title: Equipment and method for synchronizing an internal mixer
Patent Number: 9,089,997

Inventors: Leventis; Paul (Toronto, CA), Pedersen; Bruce (San Jose, CA), Lane; Chris (San Jose, CA), Reddy; Srinivas (Fremont, CA), Lewis; David (Toronto, CA)
Title: Multiplexing device including a hardwired multiplexer in a programmable logic device
Patent Number: 7,253,660

Inventors: Levinson; Harry J. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Method for semiconductor wafer fabrication utilizing a cleaning substrate
Patent Number: 9,093,481

Inventors: Levinson; Harry J. (Saratoga, CA), Wood, II; Obert Reeves (New York, NY)
Title: Method and system for detecting existence of an undesirable particle during semiconductor fabrication
Patent Number: 7,986,146

Inventors: Levy; Omer (Jerusalem, IL), Etzion; Gidi (Jerusalem, IL), Abramsky; Dan (Maoz Tsion, IL)
Title: Soft system failure recovery for management consoles supporting ASF RMCP
Patent Number: 7,987,249

Inventors: Lewellen; Chris (Ripley, MS), Owens; Larry (Booneville, MS), Hobbs; James D. (Ridgeland, MS)
Title: Bracket and bracketed assemblies and system for further assembly
Patent Number: 7,252,273

Inventors: Lewis; Steven Hart (Middletown, NJ), Rosen; Kenneth H. (Middletown, NJ)
Title: Network repository for voice fonts
Patent Number: 7,987,244

Inventors: Leyk; Andreas (Dinslaken, DE), Kranz; Christian (Ratingen Lintorf, DE)
Title: DC voltage converter and method for converting a DC voltage
Patent Number: 7,253,592

Inventors: Li; De Xiong (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Enhanced metadata in media files
Patent Number: 9,092,432

Inventors: Li; Hongguo (Numazu, JP), Nagai; Kazukiyo (Numazu, JP), Okada; Kyohji (Fuji, JP), Horiuchi; Tamotsu (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Photoreceptor, image formation method, image forming apparatus and process cartridge
Patent Number: 7,985,520

Inventors: Li; Jian-Jun (Shenzhen, CN), Jan; Te-Sheng (Taipei Hsien, TW), Chen; Yu-Tao (Taipei Hsien, TW), Yen; Chun-Che (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Support structure
Patent Number: 7,984,883

Inventors: Li; Jiunn-Her (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Communication device with rotatable antennas
Patent Number: 7,986,277

Inventors: Li; Junjun (Williston, VT), Li; Yan Zun (Lagrangeville, NY), Pei; Chengwen (Danbury, CT), Sun; Pinping (Fishkill, NY)
Title: High performance e-fuse fabricated with sub-lithographic dimension
Patent Number: 9,093,453

Inventors: Li; Keqiang (Cary, NC), Mamai; Ahmed (Raleigh, NC), Peel; Michael Robert (Research Triangle Park, NC)
Title: Macrocyclic peptides
Patent Number: 9,090,671

Inventors: Li; Ping (Shenzhen, CN), Yang; Yan-Xi (Shenzhen, CN), Guo; Da (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Handset device
Patent Number: 7,986,982

Inventors: Li; Zhuang-Xing (Kunshan, CN), Fu; Xiao-Zhi (Kunshan, CN), Tang; Wen-Jun (Kunshan, CN), Bu; Xue-Wu (Kunshan, CN)
Title: Card edge connector with improved retainer
Patent Number: 7,985,087

Inventors: Lian; Yam Fei (Singapore, SG), Yee; Fook Chye (Singapore, SG), Leow; Chon Hock (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Memory module with audio playback mode
Patent Number: 7,987,007

Inventors: Liang; George (Palm City, FL)
Title: Turbine blade with impingement cooling
Patent Number: 7,985,049

Inventors: Liang; George (Palm City, FL)
Title: Turbine blade with trailing edge cooling
Patent Number: 7,985,050

Inventors: Liang; Hongwei (Plano, TX)
Title: Communications connectors having crosstalk stages that are implemented using a plurality of discrete, time-delayed capacitive and/or inductive components that may provide enhanced insertion loss and/or return loss performance
Patent Number: 9,093,791

Inventors: Liang; Hsing-Sheng (San Jose, CA), Seyed; Saeed (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Techniques for identifying when to change an air filter
Patent Number: 7,253,743

Inventors: Liaw; Corvin (Munchen, DE)
Title: Memory circuit and method for reading out a memory datum from such a memory circuit
Patent Number: 7,254,052

Inventors: Liebchen; Tilman (Berlin, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method of processing an audio signal
Patent Number: 7,987,008

Inventors: Liebchen; Tilman (Berlin, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method of encoding and decoding audio signals
Patent Number: 7,987,009

Inventors: Liedtke; Klaus-Dieter (Endingen, CH), Zhang; Mengbin (Otelfingen, CH), Kirecci; Aysegul (Baden, CH), Schirmeister; Ulf (Endingen, CH)
Title: Method for operating a gas turbine
Patent Number: 9,091,211

Inventors: Light; Elliott D. (Rockville, MD), Roberts; Jon L. (Great Falls, VA)
Title: Method and apparatus for obtaining telephone status over a network
Patent Number: 7,986,770

Inventors: Lim; Yeow Kheng (Singapore, SG), Seet; Chim Seng (Singapore, SG), Lee; Tae Jong (Singapore, SG), Hsia; Liang-Choo (Singapore, SG), Pey; Kin Leong (Singapore, SG)
Title: Integrated circuit system using dual damascene process
Patent Number: 7,253,097

Inventors: Lin; Chanson (Jhubei, TW), Lee; Chung-Liang (Taipei, TW), Tai; Jui-Jung (Bade, TW)
Title: Method for determining transmitting mode of a memory card with multiple interface functions
Patent Number: 7,254,650

Inventors: Lin; Chih-Hung (Tainan County, TW), Li; Chin-Fu (Puyan Township, TW), Yu; Chia-Jen (Taipei County, TW), Chen; Jiunn-Tsair (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: RFID reader and circuit and method for echo cancellation thereof
Patent Number: 7,986,931

Inventors: Lin; Ching-Sung (Douliou, TW)
Title: Caster with a brake structure
Patent Number: 7,987,553

Inventors: Lin; Chun-Wang (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Connecting apparatus adapted in a conjunctive structure
Patent Number: 7,988,077

Inventors: Lin; Hou-Yao (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Aperture stop and lens module
Patent Number: 7,986,470

Inventors: Lin; Jhy-Chain (Fullerton, CA)
Title: Light guide device and backlight module using the same
Patent Number: 7,252,426

Inventors: Lin; Jih-Liang (Shoufeng Shiang, TW)
Title: Flow control device
Patent Number: 7,988,013

Inventors: Lin; Leon Chia-Liang (Union City, CA), Chou; Gerchih (San Jose, CA)
Title: Automatic gain control for communication receivers
Patent Number: 7,254,194

Inventors: Lin; Mu-Tsang (Hemei Township, Changhua County, TW), Wu; Yi-Yu (Yongkang, TW), Chung; Chia-Hung (Shanhua Township, Tainan County, TW), Chen; Jian-Hong (Hsinchu Hsien, TW), Chu; Chon-Hwa (Taoyuan Hsien, TW), Lai; Ie-Fun (Yonghe, TW), Chien; Wen-Sheng (Miaoli Hsien, TW)
Title: Fault detection and classification (FDC) specification management apparatus and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,254,513

Inventors: Lin; Robert H. C. (Raleigh, NC), Roy; Prasenjit (Durham, NC), Schwartz; William B. (Apex, NC)
Title: Structure for initializing expansion adapters installed in a computer system having similar expansion adapters
Patent Number: 7,987,438

Inventors: Lin; Yu-Yuan (Tainan, TW)
Title: Coffee maker
Patent Number: 7,252,035

Inventors: Lin; Yu-Yuan (Tainan, TW)
Title: Soup maker
Patent Number: 9,089,238

Inventors: Lindstrom; Joel (Bozeman, MT)
Title: Thermoelectric module
Patent Number: 7,985,918

Inventors: Lingafelt; Charles S. (Durham, NC), Murray; James W. (Reasearch Triangle Park, NC), Swantek; James T. (Canton, GA)
Title: Methods to improve fraud detection on conference calling systems based on observation of participants' call time durations
Patent Number: 9,094,521

Inventors: Litterscheid; Dirk (Eitorf, DE), Hoof; Johannes (Wiehl, DE), Sonnenburg; Reinhard (Burkardroth, DE)
Title: Vibration damper with frequency-selective damping force
Patent Number: 9,091,318

Inventors: Liu; Binfan (Livermore, CA), Xu; Junyi (Fremont, CA)
Title: High throughput interleaver/de-interleaver
Patent Number: 9,093,134

Inventors: Liu; Fei (Beacon, NY), Siguang; Ma (Los Angeles, CA), Wang; Kang L. (Santa Monica, CA)
Title: Method of forming a carbon nanotube/nanowire thermo-photovoltaic cell
Patent Number: 7,985,615

Inventors: Liu; Hao (PuDong Jinqiao Shanghai, CN), Song; Yang (PuDong Jinqiao Shanghai, CN), Lv; Di (PuDong Jinqiao Shanghai, CN), Yang; Hongwei (PuDong Jinqiao Shanghai, CN)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for generating and feeding back high rank adaptive codebook in multiple input multiple output system
Patent Number: 9,094,075

Inventors: Liu; Jerry (Atlanta, GA), Hartselle; William A. (Norcross, GA)
Title: Saving information from information retrieval systems
Patent Number: 7,986,772

Inventors: Liu; Kuo-Cheng (Xindian, TW), Fan; Chin-Hon (Xindian, TW), Lin; Kun-Ting (Xindian, TW), Chen; Ren-Peng (Xindian, TW)
Title: Helix antenna and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,253,787

Inventors: Liu; Kwang-Hwa (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Multiple-level power control system
Patent Number: 9,093,894

Inventors: Liu; Rueywen (South Bend, IN)
Title: System and method for reducing interference in wireless communication
Patent Number: 9,094,851

Inventors: Liu; Shih-Chang (Kaohsiung County, TW), Lo; Chi-Hsin (Hsinchu County, TW), Tsai; Chia-Shiung (Hsinchu, TW), Ho; Chi-Wei (Tainan, TW)
Title: Floating gate with unique profile by means of undercutting for split-gate flash memory device
Patent Number: 7,253,470

Inventors: Liu; Zheji (Olean, NY), Kuzdzal; Mark Joseph (Allegany, NY)
Title: Fluid-carrying conduit and method with noise attenuation
Patent Number: 7,984,787

Inventors: Livesay; Richard E. (Peoria, IL), Spindel; Glen A. (Divernon, IL)
Title: Idler recoil and adjustment system for track type work machine
Patent Number: 7,252,349

Inventors: Livesay; William R. (San Diego, CA), Zimmerman; Scott M. (Baskin Ridge, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for forming optical elements by inducing changes in the index of refraction by utilizing electron beam radiation
Patent Number: 7,253,425

Inventors: Lloyd; Robert (Galston, AU)
Title: Generation and use of high pressure air
Patent Number: 9,091,269

Inventors: Lo; Chien-Chuan (Hua-Lien Hsien, TW)
Title: Inflatable sports ball having a woven outer layer
Patent Number: 9,089,744

Inventors: Lo; Florence (El Dorado Hills, CA), Steele; Richard (Folsom, CA)
Title: Automation tool for application installations
Patent Number: 7,987,460

Inventors: Locklar; Kevin (Hendersonville, TN), Roe; Scott (Hendersonville, TN), Romeo; Fran (Old Hickory, TN)
Title: Solar powered fishing bobber apparatus
Patent Number: 9,089,119

Inventors: Lof; Joeri (Eindhoven, NL), De Jager; Pieter Willem Herman (Rotterdam, NL), De Smit; Joannes Theodor (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Methods and systems for lithographic gray scaling
Patent Number: 7,253,881

Inventors: LoGiudice; Michael (Spring, TX), Colvard; R. Lee (Tomball, TX)
Title: Methods and apparatus for actuating a downhole tool
Patent Number: 7,252,152

Inventors: Logue; Anthony Thomas (Yowie Bay, AU)
Title: Medicament dispensing device
Patent Number: 9,092,927

Inventors: Loinaz; Marc (Los Altos Hills, CA), Sidiropoulos; Stefanos (Palo Alto, CA), Lee; Whay Sing (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Multi-value logic signaling in multi-functional circuits
Patent Number: 9,094,020

Inventors: Loopstra; Erik Roelof (Heeze, NL), Bartray; Petrus Rutgerus (Ysselsteyn, NL), Van Dijsseldonk; Antonius Johannes Josephus (Hapert, NL), Liebregts; Paulus Martinus Maria (Veldhoven, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,253,880

Inventors: Loveless; Don L. (Rochester, MI), Rudnev; Valery I. (Rochester Hills, MI)
Title: Multi-frequency heat treatment of a workpiece by induction heating
Patent Number: 7,253,381

Inventors: Lu; Baojing (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Palm held rear-facing keyboard for electronic device
Patent Number: 9,092,066

Inventors: Lu; Chih-Shiun (Hsinchu County, TW)
Title: Method and device for dynamically accelerating analog-to-digital converter
Patent Number: 7,253,756

Inventors: Lu; Weichuan (Tianjin, CN), Zhang; Qian (Tianjin, CN), Cheng; Xin (Nianjin, CN)
Title: Usage of poly-3-hydroxybutyrates in preparation of .beta.-lactam compounds
Patent Number: 7,985,857

Inventors: Ludescher; Johannes (Breitenbach, AT), Wieser; Josef (Polling, AT)
Title: Process for preparing polymorphic form II of sertraline hydrochloride
Patent Number: 7,253,320

Inventors: Luly; Matthew H. (Hamburg, NY), Singh; Rajiv R. (Getzville, NY), Richard; Robert G. (Hamburg, NY)
Title: Compositions containing sulfur hexafluoride and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,985,355

Inventors: Lundgren; Eric (Ystad, SE), Palm; Bengt (Genarp, SE)
Title: Method and an apparatus for the continous mixing of two flows
Patent Number: 7,985,019

Inventors: Luneau; Benoit (Dusseldorf, DE), Zander; Lars (Rommerskirchen, DE), Tenhaef; Rolf (Dusseldorf, DE), Warkotsch; Nadine (Munchen, DE), Giesen; Brigitte (Dusseldorf, DE)
Title: Use of salts of branched fatty acids as catalysts for converting star-shaped alcohols using isocyanates
Patent Number: 9,090,733

Inventors: Luo; Hui (Marlboro, NJ)
Title: Mobile communication device with silent conversation capability
Patent Number: 7,986,941

Inventors: Luu; Victor V. (Morgan Hill, CA), Poreda; John (Moraga, CA), Trinh; Thieu Nguyen (HoChiMinh, VN), Nguyen; Phong Van (HoChiMinh, VN), Dinh; Luan Thien (HoChiMinh, VN), Truong; Khoa Pham Dang (HoChiMinh, VN)
Title: Method and apparatus for automated rule-based sourcing of substrate microfabrication defects
Patent Number: 7,987,150

Inventors: Lux; Richard P. (St. Louis, MO), Reeves; Christopher M. (St. Charles, MO), Winkler; Gary Eugene (St. Louis, MO)
Title: Methods and systems for converting waste into complex hydrocarbons
Patent Number: 7,985,345

Inventors: Luyten; Frank (Kraainem, BE), Bari; Cosimo De (Aberdeen, GB), Dell'Accio; Francesco (Bromley, GB)
Title: Method of treating connective tissue defect using chondrocytes selected for phenotypic stability
Patent Number: 9,089,598

Inventors: Lys; Ihor A. (Milton, MA), Morgan; Frederick M. (Quincy, MA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for controlling devices in a networked lighting system
Patent Number: 7,253,566

Inventors: Ma; Joseph (Waterloo, CA)
Title: Triangular prism dual lamp coupler
Patent Number: 7,252,393

Inventors: Mabande; Godwind Tafara Peter (Limburgerhof, DE), Chin; Soo Yin (Mannheim, DE), Schindler; Goetz-Peter (Ludwigshafen, DE), Koermer; Gerald (Basking Ridge, NJ), Harms; Dieter (Bad Nenndorf, DE), Rabe; Burkhard (Husum, DE), Furbeck; Howard (Hamilton, NJ), Seel; Oliver (Nienburg, DE)
Title: Monolith catalyst and use thereof
Patent Number: 9,091,433

Inventors: Mace; Charles R. (Auburn, NY), Barber; Jabulani (Fair Oaks, CA), Sague; Anna Laromaine (Cambridge, MA), Whitesides; George M. (Newton, MA), Cademartiri; Rebecca (Somerville, MA)
Title: Alginate hydrogel fibers and related materials
Patent Number: 9,090,868

Inventors: MacInnis; Alexander (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for faster throughput for compressed video data decoding
Patent Number: 9,094,686

Inventors: Macisaac; Bruce (San Jose, CA), Xi; Jinhua (Sunnyvale, CA), Low; Kelvin B. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Self-maintaining hyperlinks in method authoring content
Patent Number: 9,092,534

Inventors: Madanshetty; Sameer I. (Manhattan, KS)
Title: Apparatus to produce acoustic cavitation in a liquid insonification medium
Patent Number: 7,253,551

Inventors: Maebashi; Takanori (Asaka, JP), Miyakawa; Nobuaki (Niiza, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having an increased area of one of the opposing electrode parts for preventing generation of unconnected positions the electrodes on the bonded wafers
Patent Number: 7,986,045

Inventors: Maeda; Masao (Kawasaki, JP), Fujinaga; Seiya (Kawasaki, JP), Hirai; Yoshiyuki (Kunitachi, JP), Bannai; Nobuyuki (Machida, JP)
Title: Image combining apparatus and control method for the same
Patent Number: 7,986,832

Inventors: Maekawa; Masahiro (Hyogo, JP), Shigenaga; Chie (Hyogo, JP), Takaishi; Naoyuki (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Vehicle-presence notifying apparatus and vehicle-presence notifying method
Patent Number: 7,253,746

Inventors: Maeyama; Takeshi (Ikeda, JP), Natsuhara; Toshiya (Takarazuka, JP), Hirayama; Junya (Takarazuka, JP), Uetake; Shigeo (Takatsuki, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus having a controller for controlling a developer
Patent Number: 7,986,892

Inventors: Magharei; Nazanin (Eugene, OR), Guo; Yang (Plainsboro, NJ)
Title: Contribution aware peer-to-peer live streaming service
Patent Number: 9,094,416

Inventors: Magula; Mark (Renton, WA), Magula; Spencer (Renton, WA)
Title: Golf glove
Patent Number: 9,089,762

Inventors: Maier; Peter (Singen, DE), Seussler; Jurgen (Singen, DE)
Title: Tailgate
Patent Number: 9,090,200

Inventors: Mair; Ulrich (Friedrichshafen, DE)
Title: Differential gear for a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,252,173

Inventors: Maki; Cliff (New Hudson, MI), Berger; Alvin Henry (Brownstown, MI)
Title: Zero-lash Oldham coupling
Patent Number: 7,985,140

Inventors: Malackowski; James E. (Chicago, IL), Lasinski; Michael J. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Intellectual property trading exchange
Patent Number: 7,987,142

Inventors: Mameda; Kenji (Kashihara, JP), Fukae; Fumihiro (Sakurai, JP), Naoe; Hitoshi (Nara, JP), Kaminokado; Tsukasa (Tenri, JP)
Title: Communication apparatus, communication method, communication circuit, mobile phone, program, and computer readable recording medium with program recorded therein
Patent Number: 7,986,646

Inventors: Manabe; Yoshihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Color processing apparatus and method thereof for generating an interpolated image
Patent Number: 7,986,361

Inventors: Manabe; Yoshio (Osaka, JP), Inagaki; Fumihiro (Kyoto, JP), Toda; Shogo (Osaka, JP), Hama; Masaaki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Fluorescent lamp with glass tube and protective layer, method for producing the same, and lighting system
Patent Number: 7,986,082

Inventors: Mance; Andrew M. (Royal Oak, MI), Xie; Tao (Troy, MI), Merzougui; Belabbes (Warren, MI), Hayden; Charlene A. (Bloomfield Hills, MI)
Title: Method for making nitrogen aromatic oligomers and polymers
Patent Number: 7,985,830

Inventors: Manohara; Harish (Arcadia, CA), Toda; Risaku (Glendale, CA), Del Castillo; Linda Y. (Arcadia, CA), Murthy; Rakesh (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for fabricating carbon nanotube-based vacuum electronic devices
Patent Number: 9,093,242

Inventors: Manor; Liron (Haifa, IL), Kolor; Sergio (Haifa, IL), Rimoni; Yoram (Haifa, IL)
Title: Method for shortening enumeration of tightly coupled USB device
Patent Number: 9,092,334

Inventors: Marbell; Marvin Nii Nartey (High Point, NC), Hwang; James Cheng-Min (Princeton Junction, NJ)
Title: Adaptive bias technique for field effect transistor
Patent Number: 7,986,186

Inventors: Marecki; Paul E. (Stillwater, MN), Mitchell; James G. (Oakdale, MN)
Title: Retroreflective article having at least one valve and method of making same
Patent Number: 7,252,396

Inventors: Mariani; Rico (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Qualitatively annotated code
Patent Number: 7,987,456

Inventors: Markoski; Larry J. (Champaign, IL), Kenis; Paul J. A. (Champaign, IL), Choban; Eric R. (Urbana, IL)
Title: Fuel cells comprising laminar flow induced dynamic conducting interfaces, electronic devices comprising such cells, and methods employing same
Patent Number: 7,252,898

Inventors: Maroy; Renaud (Paris, FR), Trebossen; Regine (Paris, FR), Zanotti Fregonara; Paolo (Bethesda, MD)
Title: Methods for segmenting images and detecting specific structures
Patent Number: 9,092,867

Inventors: Marret; J. Nathan (Newburgh, IN), Stoneberg; Thomas (Buffalo Grove, IL), Tacke; Troy (Chicago, IL)
Title: Dispensing closure with tamper evident device
Patent Number: 7,988,004

Inventors: Marro; Patrick (Clermont-Ferrand Cedex, CH), Walser; Daniel (Clermont-Ferrand Cedex, CH)
Title: Motorized hub comprising an electric traction unit
Patent Number: 9,090,154

Inventors: Mart; Gary K. (Bonita Springs, FL), Newman; Jeffrey (Coral Springs, FL)
Title: LED light bulb
Patent Number: 9,091,424

Inventors: Marten; Elke (Ostercappeln, DE), Heidemann; Andreas (Stolzenau-Nendorf, DE), Schutte; Markus (Osnabruck, DE), Strau.beta.; Michael (Lemforde, DE), Bollmann; Heinrich (Alfhausen, DE), Hansen; Ralf (Osnabruck, DE)
Title: Cylindrical mouldings based on cellular polyurethane elastomers
Patent Number: 7,985,780

Inventors: Martin; Jean-Valery (Hopewell, NJ)
Title: Method for preparing an improved bitumen by addition of polyphosphoric acid and a cross-linkable polymer
Patent Number: 7,985,787

Inventors: Martin; Kreg A. (Los Gatos, CA), Banks; David C. (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Topology for large port count switch
Patent Number: 9,094,328

Inventors: Maruyama; Naosuke (Joetsu, JP), Hayakawa; Kazuhisa (Joetsu, JP), Tanioka; Soji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for modifying fibers
Patent Number: 7,985,855

Inventors: Maruyama; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Mita; Osamu (Kawasaki, JP), Oishi; Yasuyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Kubo; Tokuro (Kawasaki, JP), Tozawa; Norio (Kawasaki, JP), Kobayashi; Fumihiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Parallel operation system of transmission amplifier
Patent Number: 7,254,377

Inventors: Mason; Thomas G. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Process for creating shape-designed particles in a fluid
Patent Number: 9,090,860

Inventors: Massee; Johan (6741 JC, Lunteren, NL)
Title: Method and forming machine for deforming a hollow workpiece
Patent Number: 7,251,974

Inventors: Masuda; Sadahiro (Mishima, JP)
Title: Storage unit holding mechanism and image forming apparatus having the holding mechanism
Patent Number: 7,986,519

Inventors: Masuda; Tomonori (Saitama, JP)
Title: Image processing device, method, and recording medium therefor
Patent Number: 9,094,671

Inventors: Masutani; Naoki (Kyoto, JP), Nakajima; Seiji (Kyoto, JP), Fukuhara; Tomohiro (Kyoto, JP), Sumiya; Akio (Kyoto, JP), Nishikawa; Kazuyoshi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Method for assembling apparatus including display sheet and apparatus including display sheet
Patent Number: 9,092,998

Inventors: Matero; Jari (Masala, FI)
Title: Method and arrangement for performing atomic updates using a logical flash memory device
Patent Number: 7,254,592

Inventors: Mathieu; Herve (Bavilliers, FR), Roessner; Daniel (Mulhouse, FR), Drean; Jean-Yves (Brunstatt, FR), Osselin; Jean-Francois (Ballersdorf, FR)
Title: Method for assembling a conveyor belt, use thereof, and conveyor belt
Patent Number: 9,091,008

Inventors: Matsuda; Hideki (Fujimi-machi, JP)
Title: Environment-compliant image display system, projector, and program
Patent Number: 7,986,332

Inventors: Matsui; Norio (Mishima, JP), Ishida; Tsutomu (Suntou-gun, JP)
Title: Recording material detecting apparatus and an image-forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,091,983

Inventors: Matsui; Shinzo (Kitatsuru-gun, JP)
Title: Illumination apparatus and image projection apparatus using the illumination apparatus
Patent Number: 7,252,392

Inventors: Matsumoto; Morio (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Keystone distortion correction of a projector
Patent Number: 7,252,386

Inventors: Matsumoto; Shinichiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Switching power supply with detection of the AC input voltage
Patent Number: 9,093,913

Inventors: Matsumoto; Yuhsuke (Kanagawa, JP), Tsuchiya; Tatsumi (Kanagawa, JP), Imai; Hideto (Kanagawa, JP), Ushimoto; Tamaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Approaches for manufacturing a head gimbal assembly
Patent Number: 7,984,545

Inventors: Matsuo; Kotaro (Poway, CA), Ito; Yasuhiro (Oota-ku, JP)
Title: System and method for peripheral device detection on mobile handset serial port
Patent Number: 9,090,939

Inventors: Matsuoka; Masayoshi (Daito, JP)
Title: Power line communication system
Patent Number: 7,986,219

Inventors: Matsuura; Hiromasa (Aichi, JP)
Title: Sheet post-processing device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,988,139

Inventors: Matsuura; Junichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Function generating circuit and temperature characteristic controlling method for function generating circuit
Patent Number: 7,253,695

Inventors: Matsuzaki; Kenji (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Method of fabricating semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,985,682

Inventors: Matthai; John (Holland, MI), Ransmeier; Leon (New York, NY)
Title: Pull-out power and data tray, worksurface assembly and methods for the use thereof
Patent Number: 9,089,209

Inventors: Matthies; Jurgen (Witten, DE), Breuer; Mike (Hamm, DE)
Title: Earth device, plug-in breaker and distribution board
Patent Number: 7,253,358

Inventors: Mawatari; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 7,986,561

Inventors: Maxwell; James F. (Provo, UT)
Title: Continuous loading and unloading centrifuge
Patent Number: 7,985,171

Inventors: McAlister; Roy Edward (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Internal combustion engine having piston with piston valve and associated method
Patent Number: 9,091,204

Inventors: McAlister; Roy Edward (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Apparatuses and methods for providing quick-connections with retaining features
Patent Number: 9,091,373

Inventors: McAlister; Roy Edward (Phoenix, AZ), Grottenthaler; David (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Systems and methods for providing motion amplification and compensation by fluid displacement
Patent Number: 9,091,238

Inventors: McBee; Bruce W. (Brookfield, WI)
Title: Method and system for float charging a battery
Patent Number: 7,986,129

Inventors: McCabe; John A. (Sheboygan Falls, WI)
Title: Article transfer and placement apparatus with active puck
Patent Number: 7,987,964

Inventors: McCallister; Ronald Duane (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: Transmitter and method with RF power amplifier having predistorted bias
Patent Number: 9,093,960

Inventors: McCarty, II; H. Downman (Whitehall, MD), Schumm, III; Brooke (Ellicott City, MD), Popper; Peter (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Anti-spalling combination on an impact tool with an improved holding system
Patent Number: 9,089,962

Inventors: McCary, Sr.; John Milner (Birmingham, AL)
Title: Vertical concrete screed and rolling tool
Patent Number: 9,091,028

Inventors: McCloskey; Susan (Jamestown, PA)
Title: Button restraint system and method thereof
Patent Number: 9,089,186

Inventors: McConnell; Roderick (Munich, DE)
Title: Signal transmission arrangement and method
Patent Number: 7,986,044

Inventors: McCorry; Patrick (Plymouth, MI), Czarniecki; Tom (Dearborn, MI), Csapo; Monty (Livonia, MI), Duffield; Todd (Westland, MI), Grutgen; Matthias (Konigswinter, DE), Kramer; Frank (Cologne, DE), Coleman; Alan (Southgate, MI)
Title: Fabricated vehicle wheel and method for producing same
Patent Number: 7,984,551

Inventors: McLean; Kenneth W. (New Holland, PA), Osborne; Donald L. (Quarryville, PA), DeChristopher; David M. (Akron, PA)
Title: Windrower rear axle suspension system
Patent Number: 7,252,169

Inventors: McLeod; Robert Archie (Woodstock, CA)
Title: Apparatus for application of liquids or liquid-solid dispersions to soil, and a kit to adapt soil aeration or tillage devices to further supply liquids or liquid-solid dispersions to soil
Patent Number: 7,252,043

Inventors: McLurkin; James (Somerville, MA), Smith; Jennifer (Cambridge, MA)
Title: System and methods for adaptive control of robotic devices
Patent Number: 7,254,464

Inventors: McMillen; Robert J. (Tecumseh, CA), Certossi; Stephen M. (Belle River, CA)
Title: Lumbar and bolster support for second row seat
Patent Number: 7,984,949

Inventors: Meaney; Patrick J. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Spear; Michael B. (Round Rock, TX), Wright; Kenneth L. (Austin, TX)
Title: System and method to inject a bit error on a bus lane
Patent Number: 9,092,312

Inventors: Medes; Dara C. (Woodbridge, CT), Medes; Heather Lyn (Woodbridge, CT), Padula; William V. (Guilford, CT)
Title: Method and apparatus of providing wavefront color therapy
Patent Number: 7,253,824

Inventors: Mekata; Tsuyoshi (Osaka, JP), Uomori; Kenya (Osaka, JP), Yamada; Shin (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Apparatus for outputting individual authentication information connectable to a plurality of terminals through a network
Patent Number: 7,254,619

Inventors: Memmel; Alfred (Schonungen, DE), Nowotka; Thomas (Wonfurt, DE)
Title: Sensor holder for a piston cylinder unit
Patent Number: 7,987,737

Inventors: Mergen; Gokhan (Campbell, CA), Subrahmanya; Parvathanathan (Sunnyvale, CA), Alilaghatta-Kantharaj; Vijayaraj (Boulder, CO), Kasturi; Nitin (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for filtering noisy estimates to reduce estimation errors
Patent Number: 7,986,756

Inventors: Messerschmid; Uwe (Albershausen, DE), Stahlecker; Werner (Goeppingen, DE)
Title: Process and an arrangement for producing a cup
Patent Number: 7,984,846

Inventors: Metz; Ulrich (Achern, DE)
Title: Wiper system
Patent Number: 7,251,852

Inventors: Meyer; Michael (Aachen, DE), Ludwig; Reiner (Hurtgenwald, DE), Wager; Stefan (Esbo, FI), Sachs; Joachim (Aachen, DE)
Title: Method and devices for error tolerant data transmission, wherein retransmission of erroneous data is performed up to the point where the remaining number of errors is acceptable
Patent Number: 7,254,765

Inventors: Meyers; Eric Vaughn (Portland, OR)
Title: Two wheeled vehicle with lighting system that generates defined image on riding surface
Patent Number: 9,090,207

Inventors: Meyers; Thomas J. (Greenwood, IN), Midkiff; Todd C. (Noblesville, IN)
Title: Folding tray for foldable step stool
Patent Number: 7,984,790

Inventors: Michael; Sam (Mill Creek, WA)
Title: Memory management for remote software debuggers and methods
Patent Number: 9,092,570

Inventors: Mihara; Shinichi (Tama, JP), Watanabe; Masahito (Hachioji, JP), Satori; Tomoyuki (Kawagoe, JP), Hanzawa; Toyoharu (Mitaka, JP), Kato; Shigeru (Tachikawa, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus having image pickup optical system
Patent Number: 7,253,834

Inventors: Milde; Uwe (Bassum, DE)
Title: Wind tunnel with a model arranged therein, particularly a model of an aircraft, for acquiring and evaluating a plurality of measuring data, as well as method
Patent Number: 7,987,707

Inventors: Mildner; Udo (Limburg, DE), Losch; Sven (Trebur, DE)
Title: Fender for a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,984,944

Inventors: Miller, II; Robert Raymond (Morris Township, Morris County, NJ), Sonalkar; Ranjan V. (North Caldwell, NJ)
Title: Power allocation scheme for DMT-based modems employing simplex transmission
Patent Number: 7,254,166

Inventors: Miller; Daniel R. (Cincinnati, OH), Luther; Roy B. (Brookfield, WI)
Title: Method of molding and assembling a container with hinged lids
Patent Number: 7,987,578

Inventors: Miller; David W. (Fairhope, PA), Burnworth; Doug (Confluence, PA), Goetz; Michael H. (Berlin, PA)
Title: Water sprinkler with spray coverage adjustment mechanism
Patent Number: 7,988,067

Inventors: Millman; Scott R. (Farmington Hills, MI), Comstock; Justin A. (Lake Orion, MI)
Title: Security panels for covering window and door openings in building structures
Patent Number: 9,091,112

Inventors: Miremadi; Reza (West Hills, CA)
Title: Door obstacle sensor
Patent Number: 7,253,890

Inventors: Misaki; Katsunori (Kawasaki, JP), Hirota; Shiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Substrate for display, method of manufacturing the same and display having the same
Patent Number: 7,253,439

Inventors: Mishima; Nao (Tokyo, JP), Isogawa; Kenzo (Kanagawa, JP), Hirai; Ryusuke (Tokyo, JP), Itoh; Goh (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Techniques to suppress noises in an image to precisely extract shapes and edges
Patent Number: 9,092,870

Inventors: Mita; Tsuyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid ejection head
Patent Number: 7,988,068

Inventors: Mitani; Yuichiro (Miura-gun, JP), Matsushita; Daisuke (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,985,650

Inventors: Mitsui; Yuji (Nagano, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing surface acoustic wave element, as well as surface acoustic wave element manufactured by the same method
Patent Number: 7,253,706

Inventors: Mitsuno; Takanori (Odawara, JP), Arakawa; Hiroshi (Chigasaki, JP)
Title: Management apparatus and management method using copy pair of virtual volumes
Patent Number: 9,092,139

Inventors: Mittal; Millind (Palo Alto, CA), Kharidia; Mehul (Santa Clara, CA), Tripathy; Tarun Kumar (Fremont, CA), Mertoguno; J. Sukarno (San Jose, CA)
Title: Functional-level instruction-set computer architecture for processing application-layer content-service requests such as file-access requests
Patent Number: 7,254,696

Inventors: Miura; Norimasa (Tottori, JP)
Title: hTERT gene expression regulatory gene
Patent Number: 7,985,852

Inventors: Miwa; Kenji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Electronic apparatus incorporating a plurality of microprocessor units for use in initializing data
Patent Number: 7,987,350

Inventors: Miyabayashi; Toshiyuki (Nagano, JP)
Title: Microencapsulated pigment, production process therefor, and aqueous dispersion and ink jet recording ink using the pigment
Patent Number: 7,253,216

Inventors: Miyabe; Masatake (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Transmission device, transmission method, and computer-readable recording medium
Patent Number: 9,094,286

Inventors: Miyadera; Tatsuya (Osaka, JP)
Title: Positional misalignment correcting device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,986,907

Inventors: Miyajima; Yoshikazu (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Exposure apparatus and device fabrication method
Patent Number: 7,253,878

Inventors: Miyata; Hirofumi (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Automotive engine accessory drive system
Patent Number: 7,252,610

Inventors: Miyazaki; Mitsue (Otawara, JP)
Title: MR imaging providing tissue/blood contrast image
Patent Number: 7,254,437

Inventors: Miyazawa; Nobuyuki (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Zoom lens system and image pickup apparatus including the same
Patent Number: 7,253,961

Inventors: Miyazawa; Osamu (Nagano-ken, JP), Hashimoto; Yasuharu (Nagano-ken, JP), Funasaka; Tsukasa (Nagano-ken, JP), Furuhata; Makoto (Nagan-ken, JP)
Title: Piezoelectric actuator, timepiece, and portable device
Patent Number: 7,253,552

Inventors: Mizner; Richard J. (Surprise, AZ)
Title: Truck fork attachment including adjustable mast for ground clearance
Patent Number: 9,090,441

Inventors: Mizuno; Masaharu (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Masahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Uchino; Shinichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for designing integrated circuit incorporating memory macro
Patent Number: 7,986,583

Inventors: Mladenik; John E (Escondido, CA), Evans; David L (Escondido, CA), Barba; Jose M (San Diego, CA), Larson; Wayne L (Laguna Beach, CA), Fish; Daniel E. (San Diego, CA), Bench; Gerald (Spring Lake, NJ)
Title: Systems and methods for fault-based power signal interruption
Patent Number: 7,254,004

Inventors: Mochly-Rosen; Daria (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: .psi..epsilon.RACK peptide composition and method for protection against tissue damage due to ischemia
Patent Number: 7,985,726

Inventors: Moffitt; Michael E. (Houston, TX), Eriksen; Erik P. (Calgary, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for cementing liner
Patent Number: 9,091,148

Inventors: Moh; Sang-Moon (Hwaseong-si, KR), Hwang; Samjin (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display and method of driving the same
Patent Number: 9,093,034

Inventors: Mohanty; Amar K. (Lansing, MI), Drzal; Lawrence T. (Okemos, MI), Park; Hwanman (East Lansing, MI), Misra; Manjusri (Lansing, MI), Wibowo; Arief C. (Bandung, ID)
Title: Compositions of cellulose esters and layered silicates and process for the preparation thereof
Patent Number: 7,253,221

Inventors: Monaco; Jeffrey P. (Irwin, PA), McGough; Michele R (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Proactive network analysis system
Patent Number: 7,986,632

Inventors: Monoe; Shigeharu (Kanagawa, JP), Yokoshima; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP), Sasagawa; Shinya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method for semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,253,044

Inventors: Monti; Kyle (Luling, LA), Marse; Daryl (Luling, LA)
Title: Combination protective case having shocking personal defense system with cellular phone
Patent Number: 9,094,100

Inventors: Moon; Jong Tae (Daejeon, KR), Eom; Yong Sung (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Min Ji (Daejeon, KR), Yu; Hyun Kyu (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Wafer level package and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,985,697

Inventors: Moorehead; Harvey Robert (Salt Lake City, UT), Bergeron; Brian J. (Worcester, MA)
Title: Valved catheters including high flow rate catheters
Patent Number: 7,252,652

Inventors: Moores, Jr.; Robert G (Reisterstown, MD), Bailey, Jr.; Rouse R (New Park, PA), Bradus; Robert (Bel Air, MD), Cochran; John R (Baltimore, MD), Ramstrom; Lee W (Hunt Valley, MD), Kreiser; Douglas L (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Battery cooling system
Patent Number: 7,252,904

Inventors: Mora Sanchez; Rodrigo Alexander (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Proportional-integral-derivative (PID) analog controller and a method for testing a PID analog controller of a DC/DC converter
Patent Number: 9,091,741

Inventors: Morello; John R. (Warren, OH), Strang; William G (Warren, OH)
Title: Female electrical connector having crimping portions of double thickness
Patent Number: 7,252,564

Inventors: Mori; Tomiya (Miyagi-ken, JP)
Title: Heat-sensitive stencil, method of preparing stencil printing master and stencil printer
Patent Number: 7,252,874

Inventors: Morin; Jean-Xavier (Neuville aux Bois, FR), Beal; Corinne (Voisins-le-Bretonneux, FR), Suraniti; Silvestre (Aix-en-Provence, FR)
Title: Solid separator especially for a combustion facility
Patent Number: 7,987,993

Inventors: Morinaga; Masanobu (Yokohama, JP), Kanaya; Nobuyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Monitoring apparatus, control method, and computer-readable recording medium
Patent Number: 9,092,620

Inventors: Morioka; Noritaka (Hyogo, JP), Harikae; Sinya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Tire reinforcing steel cord and tire
Patent Number: 7,251,922

Inventors: Moriuchi; Yusuke (Kawasaki, JP), Kaneko; Toshimitsu (Kawasaki, JP), Saito; Kanako (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 9,092,693

Inventors: Morozov; Gregory (Nizhny Novgorod, RU), Maltsev; Alexander (Nizhny Novgorod, RU), Davydov; Alexei (Nizhny Novgorod, RU)
Title: Device, system and method of multi-user multi-input-multi-output wireless communication
Patent Number: 9,094,990

Inventors: Morschhaeuser; Roman (Mainz, DE), Borchers; Georg (Bad Nauheim, DE), Scholz; Hans-Juergen (Alzenau, DE)
Title: Comb polymers and the use thereof in washing and cleaning agents
Patent Number: 9,090,741

Inventors: Moses; Elisha (Rehovot, IL), Zik; Ory (Tel Aviv, IL), Thiberge; Stephan (F-La Cell St. Cloud, FR)
Title: Device and method for the examination of samples in a non vacuum environment using a scanning electron microscope
Patent Number: 7,253,418

Inventors: Moskovich; Robert (East Brunswick, NJ), Storz; Jouchim (Zell am See, AT), Langgner; Tanja (London, GB), Kuchler; Thomas (Zell am See, AT)
Title: Toothbrush
Patent Number: 7,251,849

Inventors: Moskowitz; Paul A. (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: System and method for altering or disabling RFID tags
Patent Number: 7,253,734

Inventors: Moskowitz; Scott A. (Miami, FL)
Title: Optimization methods for the insertion, protection, and detection of digital watermarks in digital data
Patent Number: 7,987,371

Inventors: Moss; Harold (Danvers, MA)
Title: Segmented questionnaire validation of business rules based on scoring
Patent Number: 9,092,787

Inventors: Mossel; Elchanan (Jerusalem, IL)
Title: Systems, methods and apparatus for reconstructing phylogentic trees
Patent Number: 7,254,489

Inventors: Mostachetti; Marianne J. (Hyde Park, NY), Sutton; Peter G. (Lagrangeville, NY), Yudenfriend; Harry M. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Managing back up operations for data
Patent Number: 9,092,377

Inventors: Mostinski; Roman (Jerusalem, IL), Ashkenazi; Asaf (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and device for providing a security breach indicative audio alert
Patent Number: 9,094,441

Inventors: Motheram; Rajeshwar (Dayton, NJ)
Title: Buffer-based method for preparing bivalirudin drug product
Patent Number: 7,985,733

Inventors: Motoyama; Tetsuro (Cupertino, CA), Fong; Avery (Castro Valley, CA)
Title: Approach for automatically generating program code
Patent Number: 7,987,447

Inventors: Moyer; William C. (Dripping Springs, TX), Rochford; Michael J. (Round Rock, TX), Pho; Quyen (Austin, TX)
Title: Snoop request management in a data processing system
Patent Number: 7,987,322

Inventors: Moyer; William C. (Dripping Springs, TX), Scott; Jeffrey W. (Austin, TX)
Title: Random timeslot controller for enabling built-in self test module
Patent Number: 9,092,622

Inventors: Moyers; Michael F. (Colton, CA)
Title: Method and device for registration and immobilization
Patent Number: 7,984,715

Inventors: Mruk; Ralf (Lipperscheid, LU), Lechtenboehmer; Annette (Ettelbruck, LU), Unseld; Klaus (Luxembourg, LU), Boes; Claude Ernest Felix (Erpeldange, LU), Siffer; Frederic Gerard Auguste (Petite Rosselle, FR), Du; Ling (Fairlawn, OH), Roskamp; Robert Fokko (Trier, DE), Nebhani; Leena (Copley, OH)
Title: Preparation of rubber reinforced with at least one of graphene and carbon nanotubes with specialized coupling agent and tire with component
Patent Number: 9,090,757

Inventors: Mueller; Matthias (Langenau, DE), Schmuttermair; Peter (Gessertshausen, DE)
Title: Hydraulic arrangement
Patent Number: 9,091,282

Inventors: Muff; Adam J. (Issaquah, WA), Schardt; Paul E. (Rochester, MN), Shearer; Robert A. (Woodinville, WA), Tubbs; Matthew R. (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Vector execution unit with prenormalization of denormal values
Patent Number: 9,092,256

Inventors: Muff; Adam J. (Issaquah, WA), Schardt; Paul E. (Rochester, MN), Shearer; Robert A. (Woodinville, WA), Tubbs; Matthew R. (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Vector execution unit with prenormalization of denormal values
Patent Number: 9,092,257

Inventors: Mulcaster; Jonathan James (Gloucestershire, GB)
Title: Measurement of shaft speed, angular displacement, position or movement
Patent Number: 9,091,703

Inventors: Muller; Elmar (Centurion, ZA), Halliday; Pieter Stephanus Jacobus (Randburg, ZA), Morgan; Clifford Gordon (Kempton Park, ZA), Dastoor; Paul (Callaghan, AU), Belcher; Warwick (Callaghan, AU), Zhou; Xiaojing (Callaghan, AU), Bryant; Glenn (Callaghan, AU)
Title: Detonation of explosives
Patent Number: 9,091,520

Inventors: Muller; Walter G. (Upplands Vasby, SE), Blomberg; Petter (Sundbyberg, SE), Lindquist; Thomas (Moldnal, SE), Petersson; Justus (Stockholm, SE)
Title: Method and system of transmission power control
Patent Number: 7,254,413

Inventors: Mullet; Willis Jay (Gulf Breeze, FL), Rodriguez; Yan (Suwanee, GA), Brunk; Darrin W. (Pensacola, FL), Hand; Richard Scott (Pace, FL), Oakley; Lucas Hunter (Pensacola, FL)
Title: Motorizable tilt shade system and method
Patent Number: 9,091,115

Inventors: Munoz; Mariti Antonio (Brownsville, TX)
Title: Equine protective boot
Patent Number: 9,089,107

Inventors: Murakami; Masanobu (Osaka, JP), Sugita; Kazushige (Hyogo, JP), Itoh; Kazuhiko (Osaka, JP)
Title: DC power supply circuit
Patent Number: 9,093,893

Inventors: Murakami; Shigenori (Odawara, JP), Murotani; Akira (Odawara, JP)
Title: File sharing system and method for storing and managing failure information based on statuses of a main control and a power supply
Patent Number: 7,987,387

Inventors: Murase; Katsuyuki (Cupertino, CA), Zhao; Li (Mountain View, CA), Astafieva; Irina (Palo Alto, CA), Consigny; Paul M. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Apo A-I mimetic peptides and methods of treatment
Patent Number: 7,985,727

Inventors: Murase; Katsuyuki (Cupertino, CA), Zhao; Li (Mountain View, CA), Astafieva; Irina (Palo Alto, CA), Consigny; Paul M. (San Jose, CA), Pacetti; Stephen D. (San Jose, CA), Davalian; Dariush (San Jose, CA), Hossainy; Syed Fayaiz Ahmed (Fremont, CA), Ludwig; Florian N. (Mountain View, CA), Wan; Jinping (Mountain View, CA), Stankus; John (Campbell, CA), Bright; Rachel (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Sustained release of Apo A-I mimetic peptides and methods of treatment
Patent Number: 7,985,728

Inventors: Murata; Yuusuke (Kariya, JP), Komatsu; Takeyasu (Chiryu, JP), Maebara; Tsuneo (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Circuit control device
Patent Number: 9,094,010

Inventors: Muratoglu; Orhun K. (Cambridge, MA), Spiegelberg; Stephen H. (Winchester, MA), Ruberti; Jeffrey W. (Lexington, MA), Abt; Niels A. (Winterthur, CH)
Title: PVA hydrogel
Patent Number: 7,985,781

Inventors: Murotani; Akira (Odawara, JP), Higaki; Seiichi (Ninomiya, JP)
Title: File-sharing system and method of using file-sharing system to generate single logical directory structure
Patent Number: 7,987,206

Inventors: Murphy; James M. (Oceanside, CA), Reyes; Herbert (Laguna Niguel, CA), Soracco; Peter L. (Carlsbad, CA), Cackett; Matthew T. (San Diego, CA), Galloway; J. Andrew (Escondido, CA), Helmstetter; Richard C. (Rancho Santa Fe, CA), Rollinson; Augustin W. (Carlsbad, CA), Hocknell; Alan (Encinitas, CA)
Title: Multiple material golf club head
Patent Number: 7,252,600

Inventors: Musicki; Branislav (Nice, FR), Aubert; Jerome (Grasse, FR), Boiteaux; Jean-Guy (Valbonne, FR), Clary; Laurence (La Colle-sur-Loup, FR), Rossio; Patricia (Grasse, FR), Schuppli-Nollet; Marlene (Le Bar sur Loup, FR)
Title: Disubstituted 3,4-diamino-3-cyclobutene-1,2-dione compounds for use in the treatment of chemokine-mediated pathologies
Patent Number: 9,090,596

Inventors: Muto; Shinji (Osaka, JP), Kinpara; Kazuhiko (Osaka, JP), Ui; Takehiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Foam filling member
Patent Number: 7,985,459

Inventors: Myers; Stephen (Redwood City, CA), Rigazio; Luca (San Jose, CA)
Title: Keyboard having selectively viewable glyphs
Patent Number: 9,092,056

Inventors: Mysore; Ananda V. (Sunnyvale, CA), Gonzalez; Steve G. (Santa Cruz, CA)
Title: Shaft cone metrology system and method
Patent Number: 7,253,889

Inventors: Nagae; Masayoshi (Sakai, JP)
Title: Self-powered bicycle signal output device and display apparatus using same
Patent Number: 7,253,610

Inventors: Nagamatsu; Kazushige (Odawara, JP), Shibuya; Hiroji (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage system
Patent Number: 7,987,466

Inventors: Nagao; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method for processing digitized image data
Patent Number: 7,254,284

Inventors: Nagaoka; Tadashi (Nishinomiya, JP)
Title: Acoustic diaphragm
Patent Number: 7,986,805

Inventors: Nagasaka; Akio (Kokubunji, JP), Miyatake; Takafumi (Hachiouji, JP)
Title: Image retrieving method and apparatuses therefor
Patent Number: 7,254,311

Inventors: Nagasawa; Makoto (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Library device, library control method, and computer readable recording medium
Patent Number: 9,093,109

Inventors: Nagpal; Abhinay R. (Maharashtra, IN), Patil; Sandeep Ramesh (Elmsford, NY), Ramanathan; Sri (Lutz, FL), Trevathan; Matthew B. (Roswell, GA)
Title: Virtual node subpool management
Patent Number: 9,092,452

Inventors: Nair; Mridula (Penfield, NY), Jones; Tamara K. (Rochester, NY), Houghtaling; Bradley M. (Rochester, NY), Sedita; Joseph S. (Albion, NY), Rakes; Gary A. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Optical film for display devices
Patent Number: 7,252,864

Inventors: Naito; Yosui (Kawasaki, JP), Okabe; Kouya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, fax reception notification control method, and storage medium for receiving a reception notification of fax information by an information processing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,094,622

Inventors: Nakaegawa; Tohru (Nagareyama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,091,965

Inventors: Nakagawa; Hirotaka (Sagamihara, JP), Mori; Mioko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Computer system and its management method
Patent Number: 9,092,158

Inventors: Nakagawa; Hiroyuki (Kiyosu, JP), Taki; Seitaro (Kiyosu, JP), Mizuno; Hisashi (Kiyosu, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing hydrocarbon
Patent Number: 9,090,524

Inventors: Nakagawara; Akira (Chiba, JP), Ozaki; Toshinori (Chiba, JP)
Title: Method of screening apoptosis accelerating compound or anti-apoptotic compound and method of determining malignancy of neurodegenerative disease
Patent Number: 7,985,556

Inventors: Nakamura; Kazuya (Tokyo, JP), Hiyama; Yoshihito (Tokyo, JP), Imaizumi; Nobuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Cylindrical coil and cylindrical micromotor using the same
Patent Number: 7,986,063

Inventors: Nakamura; Koichi (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Method for decomposing and reclaiming synthetic resin having ester bond in the composition structure
Patent Number: 7,985,778

Inventors: Nakamura; Michiei (Tokyo, JP), Yanagimoto; Hiromitsu (Tokyo, JP), Shimanaka; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Yamashita; Rokuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Polymer-bonded functional agents
Patent Number: 7,253,229

Inventors: Nakamura; Seiichi (Seki, JP)
Title: Folding tool
Patent Number: 7,987,601

Inventors: Nakamura; Shinichi (Osaka, JP), Ueno; Yohichi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Display device and television receiver
Patent Number: 9,091,418

Inventors: Nakamura; Shunsuke (Hamamatsu, JP), Hasegawa; Yutaka (Hamamatsu, JP), Kunii; Takashi (Hamamatsu, JP), Terada; Kosei (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Sound data delivering system, sound data delivery method, delivering server utilized in the sound data delivering system, client-side terminal utilized in the sound data delivering system, and computer-readable recording medium containing a program applied to a computer utilized in the sound data delivering system
Patent Number: 7,254,414

Inventors: Nakane; Toshihide (Kanagawa, JP), Yamashina; Tomokuni (Kanagawa, JP), Sato; Shuji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Pulse motor control device, control method, control program, and imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,986,120

Inventors: Nakayama; Kei (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Audio signal processor and network system
Patent Number: 7,987,224

Inventors: Nakayama; Osamu (Niigata, JP)
Title: Acrylic acid ester derivative, polymer compound and photoresist composition
Patent Number: 9,091,917

Inventors: Nakayama; Tomohiro (Saitama, JP), Suzuki; Norio (Saitama, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing a push button switch member
Patent Number: 7,985,368

Inventors: Nakayoshi; Yoshiaki (Ooamishirasato, JP), Yanagawa; Kazuhiko (Mobara, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device with field sequential light source and optical medium
Patent Number: 7,253,857

Inventors: Nallon; Eric C. (Woodbridge, VA)
Title: Method of sensing nitroaromatic electron accepting compounds using a photovoltaic sensor
Patent Number: 9,091,652

Inventors: Nangle; Peter (Folsom, CA)
Title: Apparatus for optically pre-programming electrically-programmable phase-change memory devices
Patent Number: 7,254,056

Inventors: Narayan-Sarathy; Sridevi (Dublin, OH), Hahn; Lisa M. (Delaware, OH), Gould; Michael (Powell, OH)
Title: Multifunctional acrylate oligomers as pigment grinding vehicles for radiation-curable ink applications
Patent Number: 7,252,709

Inventors: Narendra Trivedi; Alpa T. (Hillsboro, OR), Durham; David M. (Beaverton, OR), Long; Men (Beaverton, OR), Chhabra; Siddhartha (Hillsboro, OR), Savagaonkar; Uday R. (Portland, OR), Rozas; Carlos V. (Portland, OR)
Title: Method and system for protecting memory information in a platform
Patent Number: 9,092,644

Inventors: Nashimoto; Kunihiko (Ninomiya, JP), Tamura; Keishi (Fujisawa, JP), Saito; Hideo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Storage system and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 9,092,142

Inventors: Naske; Rolf-Dieter (Kakenstorf, DE)
Title: Method and device for generating 3D images
Patent Number: 7,254,264

Inventors: Naske; Rolf-Dieter (Kakenstorf, DE), Schwartz; Steven M. (Brooklyn, NY), Hopewell; William (New Milford, CT)
Title: Methods and systems for 2D/3D image conversion and optimization
Patent Number: 7,254,265

Inventors: Nathan; Guy (Yerres, FR), Mastronardi; Tony (Pierrefonds, CA)
Title: Audiovisual distribution system for playing an audiovisual piece among a plurality of audiovisual devices connected to a central server through a network
Patent Number: 7,987,282

Inventors: Nedez; Christophe (Salindres, FR)
Title: Method for eliminating metal halides that are present in a liquid or gaseous, organic or non-organic effluent
Patent Number: 7,252,768

Inventors: Neely; Richard A. (Casa Grande, AZ)
Title: Glass paneling with a sublimated image and process for making the same
Patent Number: 9,090,047

Inventors: Nellen; Marcel Johan Christiaan (Merselo, NL), Vervoort; Stephan Christiaan (Boxmeer, NL)
Title: Sunshade assembly and open roof construction provided therewith
Patent Number: 9,090,147

Inventors: Nelson; Donald P. (Nevada, IA), Nack; Jeremy E. (New Hope, MN)
Title: Method of operating a vehicle and apparatus comprising the same
Patent Number: 7,987,035

Inventors: Nestler; Gerhard (Vienna, AT), Schroeder; Juergen (Ludwigshafen, DE)
Title: Method for the production of acrylic acid by heterogeneously-catalysed gas-phase oxidation
Patent Number: 7,253,311

Inventors: Neuenhofer; Stephan (Marburg, DE), Skrzipczyk; Heinz-Jurgen (Zeppelinheim, DE), Molz; Peter (Mainz, DE), Kasmarker; Reinhard (Marburg, DE)
Title: Competitive immunoassay using complexed analyte derivatives
Patent Number: 7,252,961

Inventors: Nevin; James (New York, NY), Steinhoff; John (New York, NY), Mason; Richard (Cos Cob, CT), Zelkin; Abraham (Oyster Bay, NY)
Title: Semantic to non-semantic routing for locating a live expert
Patent Number: 9,092,477

Inventors: Newton; John C. (Stoneham, MA)
Title: ESD protection circuit for cascode amplifiers
Patent Number: 9,093,966

Inventors: Ng; Wei Loon (Singapore, SG), Tian; Bo (Irvine, CA), Liu; Yong (Singapore, SG)
Title: Disc drive with reduced write latency
Patent Number: 7,253,981

Inventors: Nguyen; Luu T. (Sunnyvale, CA), Nguyen; Hau T. (San Jose, CA), Patwardhan; Viraj A. (Sunnyvale, CA), Kelkar; Nikhil (San Jose, CA), Mostafazadeh; Shahram (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for forming an underfill adhesive layer
Patent Number: 7,253,078

Inventors: Nichols; Stephen Richard (Endicott, NY), Osisek; Damian Leo (Vestal, NY), White; William Romney (Endwell, NY)
Title: Method of shutting down virtual machines in an orderly manner
Patent Number: 7,254,733

Inventors: Nicita; Giulio (Florence, IT)
Title: Device for the surgical treatment of female prolapse
Patent Number: 7,985,174

Inventors: Nielsen; Dana G. (Island Lake, IL)
Title: Mobile disc golf target
Patent Number: 7,984,910

Inventors: Nien; Ming (Taichung, TW), Lee; Wen-Yeu (Taichung, TW)
Title: Apparatus for cutting a window covering
Patent Number: 7,984,666

Inventors: Nifant'ev; Ilya E. (Moscow, RU), Kashulin; Igor A (Moscow, RU), Ivchenko; Pavel V. (Moscow, RU), Klusener; Peter A. A. (Utrecht, NL), Kornorffer; Frans M. (Katvijk aan zee, NL), De Kloe; Kees P. (Vlaardingen, NL), Rijsemus; Jos J. H. (Harderwijk, NL)
Title: Synthesis of cyclopentadiene derivatives
Patent Number: 7,253,292

Inventors: Nii; Katsutoshi (Hitachi, JP), Togashi; Shunichi (Matsudo, JP), Akahori; Tadashi (Nagano, JP)
Title: Production method for sintered bearing member, fluid dynamic pressure bearing device, and spindle motor
Patent Number: 7,251,891

Inventors: Niitsu; Hirokazu (Tachikawa, JP), Uesugi; Masaki (Inagi, JP), Oota; Yuuichi (Higashiyamoto, JP), Tanaka; Motoyuki (Hino, JP)
Title: Portable electronic device with a sliding mechanism for a component thereof
Patent Number: 7,986,985

Inventors: Niiyama; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP), Suehiro; Noriko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal optical element comprising a resin layer having a surface hardness of b or less
Patent Number: 7,253,861

Inventors: Nir; Einat H. (48039 Rosh Ha'ayin, IL)
Title: In-context analysis and automatic translation
Patent Number: 7,254,531

Inventors: Nishi; Koji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Quality assured network service provision system compatible with a multi-domain network and service provision method and service broker device
Patent Number: 7,254,645

Inventors: Nishi; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Nakamura; Yasuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing light emitting device
Patent Number: 7,985,606

Inventors: Nishida; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Tazawa; Hideaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Transmission system and error correction control method
Patent Number: 9,094,045

Inventors: Nishide; Yasushi (Ebina, JP), Ishizuka; Ryuichi (Ebina, JP), Kodama; Mari (Ebina, JP)
Title: Image processing device
Patent Number: 7,253,918

Inventors: Nishigaki; Junji (Toyokawa, JP), Ishikawa; Atsushi (Okazaki, JP), Sawada; Kenichi (Toyohashi, JP), Ishiguro; Kazuhiro (Toyohashi, JP), Suzuki; Hiroyuki (Toyokawa, JP)
Title: Image processor processing image data in parallel with a plurality of processors
Patent Number: 7,254,283

Inventors: Nishijima; Masataka (Shizuoka, JP), Kisu; Naomi (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Corrugate tube and harness structure using the same
Patent Number: 7,253,361

Inventors: Nishimori; Eiji (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Operational amplifier and method for canceling offset voltage of operational amplifier
Patent Number: 7,253,679

Inventors: Nishimura; Eiichi (Narasaki, JP)
Title: Substrate processing method and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,985,699

Inventors: Nishioka; Atsushi (Nagano, JP), Hanaoka; Yukihiro (Nagano, JP), Yamada; Manabu (Nagano, JP)
Title: Ink tank and ink jet printer
Patent Number: 7,252,377

Inventors: Nishiwaki; Hirohisa (Yokohama, JP), Mimura; Hideki (Yokohama, JP), Todokoro; Shigeru (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Recording medium and reproducing apparatus for quantized data
Patent Number: 7,254,456

Inventors: Nishizaki; Hideki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Channel data extracting circuit and extracting method
Patent Number: 7,254,128

Inventors: Nitta; Isamu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Permanent magnet motor
Patent Number: 9,093,880

Inventors: Nizam; Nash (Thornhill, CA)
Title: Total body strengthening and toning workstation and method of using same
Patent Number: 7,985,167

Inventors: Nobuhira; Takayuki (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Engine unit and straddle-type vehicle
Patent Number: 7,985,271

Inventors: Noda; Tomoyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Photoelectric conversion apparatus and image pickup system using photoelectric conversion apparatus
Patent Number: 7,985,947

Inventors: Noe; Christian (Frankfurt am Main, DE), Mutschler; Ernst (Mainz, DE), Lambrecht; Gunter (Mainz, DE), Elgert, legal representative; Ruth Irene (Frankfurt am Main, DE), Czeche; Sittah (Gotha, DE), Waelbroeck; Magali (Brussels, BE), Elgert, deceased; Michael (Frankfurt am Main, DE)
Title: Enantiomerically pure basic arylcycloalkylhydroxycarboxylic esters, processes for their preparation and their use in medicaments
Patent Number: 7,253,182

Inventors: Nogami; Toyoshi (Daito, JP), Nakagawa; Ryotaro (Daito, JP), Kuwayama; Yasunori (Daito, JP), Ukawa; Yoshiaki (Daito, JP)
Title: Optical disc apparatus
Patent Number: 7,254,097

Inventors: Nohynek; Oliver (St. Gallen, CH)
Title: Coating device with integrated cleaning device
Patent Number: 7,252,048

Inventors: Nolte; Barry M. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Minimal instrumentation for lossless call profiling
Patent Number: 7,251,810

Inventors: Nomura; Ryoji (Yamato, JP)
Title: Memory device and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,988,057

Inventors: Nomura; Tetsuya (San Francisco, CA), Sun; Tommy (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Video-on-demand system
Patent Number: 7,254,622

Inventors: Nonaka; Masaki (Suntou-gun, JP), Nagasaka; Hideaki (Suntou-gun, JP), Tanaka; Masato (Tagata-gun, JP)
Title: Electrophotographic photosensitive member, method of producing electrophotographic photosensitive member, process cartridge, and electrophotographic apparatus
Patent Number: 9,091,951

Inventors: Nonoyama; Yoshiharu (Okazaki, JP), Takaki; Niro (Kariya, JP), Hashizume; Takeshi (Mishima, JP), Kuboshima; Tsukasa (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Accumulating amount estimating device detecting differential pressure of filter
Patent Number: 7,251,931

Inventors: Noro; Masao (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Adapter connectable between audio amplifier and transmitter for cordless speaker
Patent Number: 7,986,792

Inventors: Noro; Masao (Hamamatsu, JP), Tanaka; Takahiro (Hamamatsu, JP), Toba; Nobukazu (Hamamatsu, JP), Yamaki; Kiyoshi (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Vibration source driving device
Patent Number: 7,253,350

Inventors: Nuding; Andreas (Geislingen, DE), Lang; Werner (Westhausen-Lippach, DE), Dalferth; Hans (Aalen-Wasseralfingen, DE)
Title: Chain lock
Patent Number: 7,251,923

Inventors: O'Brien; Edward Joseph (Haddonfield, NJ), Moulder; Michael J. (Wilmington, DE), Layre; Kenneth A. (Jamison, PA)
Title: Grounding system for photovoltaic arrays
Patent Number: 9,091,461

Inventors: O'Conner; Marcia L. (Bolton, MA), Banik; Michael S. (Bolton, MA), Miller; Kathleen M. (Shrewsbury, MA)
Title: Drug releasing elastic band and method
Patent Number: 7,252,838

Inventors: O'Mahony; John (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Extracorporeal blood treatment and system having reversible blood pumps
Patent Number: 9,089,653

Inventors: O'Meally; Judith A. (Hollywood, FL)
Title: Combined lounge chair and water misting dispensers
Patent Number: 7,252,329

Inventors: O'Sullivan; Patrick (Dublin, IE), Barber-Mingo; Cynthia E. (Westford, MA), Denner; Gary (Dublin, IE), Lyle; Ruthie D. (Durham, NC), Zimmet; Carol S. (Boxborough, MA)
Title: Collaborative arbitration of polling results in a collaborative computing environment
Patent Number: 9,094,353

Inventors: Oberle; Hans-Dieter (Puchheim, DE), Sattler; Sebastian (Munchen, DE)
Title: Method and device for detecting period length fluctuations of periodic signals
Patent Number: 7,254,502

Inventors: Obradovich; Michael L. (San Clemente, CA)
Title: Technique for accessing location-dependent information sources in a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,251,789

Inventors: Obrecht; Daniel (Basel, CH), Robinson; John Anthony (Wermatswil, CH), Vrijbloed; Jan Wim (Zurich, CH)
Title: Template-fixed peptidomimetics with antimicrobial activity
Patent Number: 7,253,146

Inventors: Oda; Shuzo (Kariya, JP), Yatsuzuka; Shinichi (Nagoya, JP), Niiyama; Yasunori (Kuwana, JP), Kaneko; Takashi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: External combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,987,670

Inventors: Ode; Takayoshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Radio communication system, communication controller, and base station to transmit data with commom content with one or more other base stations
Patent Number: 9,094,939

Inventors: Ogawa; Akimichi (Kanagawa, JP), Igarashi; Tatsuya (Tokyo, JP), Shitama; Kazuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Miyama; Seiji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication processing apparatus, data communication system, and communication processing method
Patent Number: 7,987,284

Inventors: Ogawa; Masahiro (Ome, JP)
Title: Projector with tilt-angle detecting capability
Patent Number: 7,252,388

Inventors: Ogden; John A. (Atlanta, GA), Brown; Roy S. (Lawrenceville, GA), Wheelock; Argil (Lookout Mountain, TN)
Title: Method for using acoustic shock waves in the treatment of medical conditions
Patent Number: 7,985,189

Inventors: Oh; Seung-Hwan (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for processing error of received packet in ethernet MAC layer
Patent Number: 7,254,738

Inventors: Ohba; Yasuhiko (Hamamatsu, JP), Furukawa; Rei (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Automatic player accompanying singer on musical instrument and automatic player musical instrument
Patent Number: 7,985,914

Inventors: Ohfune; Yuu (Anjo, JP), Hayashi; Takayuki (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Heat exchanger
Patent Number: 7,984,753

Inventors: Ohkawa; Mieko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image-processing apparatus, method and program for outputting an image to a plurality of functions
Patent Number: 7,253,926

Inventors: Ohkubo; Akinori (Utsunomiya, JP), Unno; Yasuyuki (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Wavefront optical measuring apparatus
Patent Number: 9,091,614

Inventors: Ohsawa; Tetsuya (Osaka, JP)
Title: Suspension board with circuit
Patent Number: 9,093,090

Inventors: Ohta; Katsuhiko (Tokyo, JP), Takahashi; Kohji (Kanagawa, JP), Matsumura; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Disk drive device and ramp used therefor
Patent Number: 7,986,496

Inventors: Oishi; Nodoka (Yamanashi-ken, JP), Fukasawa; Koichi (Yamanashi-ken, JP), Imai; Sadato (Yamanashi-ken, JP)
Title: Light emitting element and light emitting device with the light emitting element and method for manufacturing the light emitting element
Patent Number: 7,253,447

Inventors: Okada; Kazukiyo (Kosai, JP), Yamamoto; Motoya (Hamamatsu, JP), Hirai; Kazuyuki (Kosai, JP), Mukai; Daisuke (Hamamatsu, JP), Toyoda; Yoshinobu (Toyokawa, JP)
Title: Controller for a moving member and method for setting a reference position of the moving member
Patent Number: 7,252,328

Inventors: Okada; Kazuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Slot machine and control method of game
Patent Number: 7,985,131

Inventors: Okada; Koji (Kasugai, JP)
Title: PLL clock generator circuit and clock generation method
Patent Number: 7,253,691

Inventors: Okada; Yuta (Moriya, JP)
Title: Light scanning apparatus with reduced thermal stress
Patent Number: 9,091,958

Inventors: Okano; Hiroyuki (Kyoto, JP), Shirai; Takashi (Otsu, JP)
Title: Thermal flow rate sensor
Patent Number: 9,091,578

Inventors: Okanojo; Masahiro (Kokubunji, JP), Noda; Hideyuki (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Liquid suction device
Patent Number: 9,091,671

Inventors: Okazawa; Noriaki (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Liquid jet head
Patent Number: 7,984,982

Inventors: Okombi; Sabrina (Grenoble, FR), Rival; Delphine (Ternay, FR), Boumendjel; Ahcene (Meylan, FR), Mariotte; Anne-Marie (Saint Simeon de Bressieux, FR), Perrier; Eric (Les Cotes D'arey, FR)
Title: Para-coumaric acid or para-hydroxycinnamic acid derivatives and their use in cosmetic or dermatological compositions
Patent Number: 9,089,499

Inventors: Okubo; Youichi (Gifu-ken, JP)
Title: Tire condition monitoring apparatus, transmitter, and receiver
Patent Number: 7,253,726

Inventors: Okutsu; Rie (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Sakurai; Seiya (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Obayashi; Tatsuhiko (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Mochizuki; Hiroaki (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Polymer, method for producing polymer, resin composition for optical material, shaped article, optical material, and lens
Patent Number: 9,090,729

Inventors: Olsson; Lennart (Malmo, SE), Andersson; Peter (Stockholm, SE)
Title: Devices and methods for aligning a stamp and a substrate
Patent Number: 7,252,492

Inventors: Omori; Kazuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Naito; Kazumi (Chiba, JP), Kawasaki; Toshiya (Kanagawa, JP), Kouichi; Wada (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Niobium monoxide powder, niobium monoxide sintered body and capacitor using the sintered body
Patent Number: 7,986,508

Inventors: Onggosanusi; Eko N. (Dallas, TX), Dabak; Anand G. (Plano, TX), Schmidl; Timothy M. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Wireless system with hybrid automatic retransmission request in interference-limited communications
Patent Number: 9,094,248

Inventors: Onishi; Yasuharu (Kanagawa, JP), Kuroda; Jun (Kanagawa, JP), Kishinami; Yuichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Satou; Shigeo (Kanagawa, JP), Murata; Yukio (Kanagawa, JP), Kawashima; Nobuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Uchikawa; Tatsuya (Kanagawa, JP), Komoda; Motoyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Oscillator
Patent Number: 9,093,953

Inventors: Onodera; Hideo (Kodaira, JP), Kono; Hirokazu (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Method for correcting pixel defect of image pickup device
Patent Number: 7,986,354

Inventors: Oosawa; Tetsuya (Ibaraki, JP), Tanaka; Naoyuki (Ibaraki, JP), Honjo; Mitsuru (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing printed circuit board
Patent Number: 9,095,064

Inventors: Oothoudt; Thomas J. (Little Falls, MN)
Title: Sonic drill bit for core sampling
Patent Number: 7,984,773

Inventors: Opris; Ion E. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Signal channel balancing
Patent Number: 7,986,923

Inventors: Or-Bach; Zvi (San Jose, CA), Cronquist; Brian (San Jose, CA), Beinglass; Israel (Sunnyvale, CA), de Jong; Jan Lodewijk (Cupertino, CA), Sekar; Deepak C. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method for fabrication of a semiconductor device and structure
Patent Number: 7,986,042

Inventors: Orlowski; Marius K. (Austin, TX), Burnett; James D. (Austin, TX)
Title: Single transistor memory cell with reduced recombination rates
Patent Number: 7,986,006

Inventors: Orubor; Lawrence (Calgary, CA)
Title: Chemical dispensing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,089,861

Inventors: Osann, Jr.; Robert (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Vibrating wireless headset for wireless communication devices
Patent Number: 7,986,976

Inventors: Oshitani; Hiroshi (Toyota, JP), Takeuchi; Hirotsugu (Nagoya, JP), Takano; Yoshiaki (Kosai, JP), Gocho; Mika (Obu, JP)
Title: Refrigerant cycle device with ejector
Patent Number: 7,987,685

Inventors: Osogami; Takayuki (Yamato, JP)
Title: Resource cost optimization system, method, and program
Patent Number: 9,092,832

Inventors: Ota; Masako (Tokyo, JP), Yokouchi; Kazuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Speech processing unit with priority assigning function to output voices
Patent Number: 7,254,544

Inventors: Otagiri; Masaki (Kumamoto, JP), Kida; Yoshinori (Osaka, JP), Katayama; Naohisa (Osaka, JP), Kai; Toshiya (Osaka, JP)
Title: Protein containing serum albumin domain
Patent Number: 7,253,259

Inventors: Otani; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP), Suzuki; Masanao (Yokohama, JP), Togawa; Taro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Reverberation suppression device, reverberation suppression method, and computer-readable storage medium storing a reverberation suppression program
Patent Number: 9,093,077

Inventors: Otani; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP), Yamazaki; Yasushi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Speech input device
Patent Number: 7,254,537

Inventors: Ou; Hsiang-Pei (Taichung, TW), Chang; Jane (Cyonglin Township, Hsinchu County, TW)
Title: Method and circuit for driving ink jet print head and printer utilizing same
Patent Number: 7,252,352

Inventors: Ouchi; Akihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image display apparatus and image display method
Patent Number: 9,092,879

Inventors: Owen; David (Livermore, CA)
Title: Synchronized power delivery
Patent Number: 9,092,048

Inventors: Owen; James M. (Waltham, MA), Fincke; Randall W. (Winchester, MA), O'Leary; James P. (Medford, MA), Totman; Mark H. (Winchester, MA)
Title: Defibrillation system
Patent Number: 9,089,718

Inventors: Owens; Larry (Booneville, MS)
Title: Bracket furniture components
Patent Number: 7,252,339

Inventors: Ozawa; Tokuroh (Suwa, JP), Kimura; Mutsumi (Suwa, JP)
Title: Electro-luminiscent apparatus
Patent Number: 7,253,793

Inventors: Ozturk; Erdinc (Marlborough, MA), Gopal; Vinodh (Westborough, MA), Wolrich; Gilbert M. (Framingham, MA), Feghali; Wajdi K. (Boston, MA), Guilford; James D. (Northborough, MA), Karakoyunlu; Deniz (Worcester, MA), Dixon; Martin G. (Portland, OR), Akdemir; Kahraman D. (Franklin, MA)
Title: Efficient multiplication, exponentiation and modular reduction implementations
Patent Number: 9,092,645

Inventors: Ozturk; Erdinc (Worcester, MA), Gopal; Vinodh (Westboro, MA), Wolrich; Gilbert (Framingham, MA), Feghali; Wajdi K. (Boston, MA)
Title: Efficient elliptic-curve cryptography based on primality of the order of the ECC-group
Patent Number: 7,986,779

Inventors: Pacetti; Stephen D. (San Jose, CA), Moein; Mohammed E. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method of using a mandrel to coat a stent
Patent Number: 7,985,440

Inventors: Pacetti; Stephen D. (San Jose, CA), Trollsas; Mikael (San Jose, CA)
Title: Biodegradable triblock copolymers for implantable devices
Patent Number: 9,090,745

Inventors: Pae; Jung-gug (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Bong-gi (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Chun-seong (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Soo-han (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Moon-whan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Nam; Do-whan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Seong-su (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Hong; Jung-woo (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Heor; Tae-youn (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: CD-DVD compatible optical pickup and optical recording and/or reproducing apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,254,098

Inventors: Paek; Seungup (New York, NY), Benitez; Ana (New York, NY), Chang; Shih-Fu (New York, NY), Li; Chung-Sheng (Ossining, NY), Smith; John R. (New York, NY), Bergman; Lawrence D. (Mt. Kisco, NY), Puri; Atul (Mountain View, CA), Huang; Qian (Rockville, MD)
Title: Image description system and method
Patent Number: 7,254,285

Inventors: Pagdin; William D. (Wantage, NJ), Harding; Jerry (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Data analysis and security system
Patent Number: 7,251,829

Inventors: Paglia; Patrick Luigi (Geneva, CH), Schmiegel; Walter Werner (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Grafted fluoroelastomers
Patent Number: 7,253,236

Inventors: Palermo; Vincent (Westford, MA), Cobler; Patrick J. (Nashua, NH), Butler; Neal R. (Acton, MA)
Title: Inductive communication system and method
Patent Number: 7,254,366

Inventors: Palmquist; Michael R. (Oakland, CA), Snyder; Robert (Danville, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for segmenting work in a contact center
Patent Number: 9,094,517

Inventors: Pamphilis; Alexander E. (Bethlehem, PA)
Title: Replacement rod kit
Patent Number: 9,089,245

Inventors: Pan; James N. (Fishkill, NY), Pellerin; John G. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Cheek; Jon (Wallkill, NY)
Title: Low-power multiple-channel fully depleted quantum well CMOSFETs
Patent Number: 7,253,484

Inventors: Pandey; Kamlesh (Bangalore, IN)
Title: System and method for generating self-synchronized launch of last shift capture pulses using on-chip phase locked loop for at-speed scan testing
Patent Number: 7,987,401

Inventors: Panesar; Gajinder (Bristol, GB), Claydon; Anthony Peter John (Bath, GB), Robbins; William Philip (Bristol, GB), Orr; Alex (London, GB), Duller; Andrew (Bristol, GB)
Title: Communications in a processor array
Patent Number: 7,987,340

Inventors: Pang; Yi (Copley, OH), Xu; Yongqian (Akron, OH)
Title: Class of near infrared optical probes for biological applications
Patent Number: 9,090,602

Inventors: Park; Chang-min (Portland, OR), Suh; Daewoong (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Inductor using bulk metallic glass material
Patent Number: 7,986,209

Inventors: Park; In Sook (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Precoding method and apparatus
Patent Number: 9,094,106

Inventors: Park; Jae Hoo (Suwon-Si, KR)
Title: Supporting device of a display unit capable of horizontal and vertical rotation
Patent Number: 7,984,888

Inventors: Park; Jae Hwa (Gumi-si, KR), Kim; Jang-Il (Asan-si, KR), Kang; Hyun-Ho (Ansan-si, KR), Kim; Swae-Hyun (Asan-si, KR), Hyung; Yongwoo (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Transparent display apparatus
Patent Number: 9,093,042

Inventors: Park; Jae-hong (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Ryan (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Dae-hwan (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for writing data to MPE buffer and an MPE-FEC system
Patent Number: 7,987,411

Inventors: Park; Jong Won (Seoul, KR), Lee; Chung Wan (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jeong Ryul (Seoul, KR)
Title: Detection system using magnetic resistance sensor
Patent Number: 9,091,720

Inventors: Park; Joon-chan (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Light guide panel usable with backlight unit, backlight unit employing the same, and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,252,425

Inventors: Park; Man Kyu (Daejeon, KR), Oh; Deock Gil (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for identifying transmission control protocol (TCP) packet loss
Patent Number: 9,094,281

Inventors: Park; SeungHwan (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus of environment visualization for tele-operation through hierarchization of object characteristics
Patent Number: 9,092,891

Inventors: Park; Won Hyung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Short message reception method for mobile communication terminal
Patent Number: 7,254,410

Inventors: Parra; Gregory J (Huntington Beach, CA)
Title: Valve with self-expanding seals
Patent Number: 7,988,127

Inventors: Parsons; Alan T. (Newton, NC)
Title: Optical tube assembly having a dry insert and methods of making the same
Patent Number: 7,254,303

Inventors: Parsons; Alan T. (Newton, NC), Greenwood; Jody L. (Hickory, NC), Temple, Jr.; Kenneth D. (Newton, NC), Lail; Jason C. (Kakegawa, JP)
Title: Optical tube assembly having a dry insert and methods of making the same
Patent Number: 7,254,302

Inventors: Pastore; Fulvio (Anzola dell'Emilia, IT), Sartoni; Massimo (Bologna, IT)
Title: Transfer or feed drum, with radial-arm-mounted operating heads, for filter or cigarette portions
Patent Number: 9,089,164

Inventors: Pastre; Jorg (Bensheim, DE), Exner; Kai Michael (Eppelheim, DE), Stuer; Wolfram (Mannheim, DE), Geissler; Elke (Ludwigshafen, DE), Machhammer; Otto (Mannheim, DE)
Title: Flexible method for the joint production of (i) formic acid, (ii) a carboxylic acid comprising at least two carbon atoms and/or the derivatives thereof, and (iii) a carboxylic acid anhydride
Patent Number: 7,253,316

Inventors: Patapoutian; Ara (Hopkinton, MA), Leis; Michael (Framingham, MA)
Title: Disk drive that generates a position error signal and a fly height signal from a servo burst pattern
Patent Number: 7,253,984

Inventors: Patenaude; Russell A. (Macomb Township, MI)
Title: Dynamic connection retry strategy for telematics unit
Patent Number: 7,254,398

Inventors: Patil; Vijaykumar Jagdishwar (Slapur, IN), Tadiparthi; Ravikumar (Aurangabad, IN), Birajdar; Satish (Aurangabad, IN), Bhagwat; Sachin (Aurangabad, IN)
Title: Nitrogen containing compounds and their use
Patent Number: 9,090,616

Inventors: Paton; Rowan Johnson (Brighton, AU), Falzon; Paul (Williamstown, AU), Beehag; Andrew (Glebe, AU)
Title: Functional surface shaping techniques for polymer composite components
Patent Number: 7,985,365

Inventors: Patrizi; Timothy (Reading, PA), Nolan; Patrick B. (Royersford, PA)
Title: Child restraint assembly for child vehicle seat
Patent Number: 7,252,342

Inventors: Patterson; Patrick E. (Charleston, SC)
Title: Delivering electronic content
Patent Number: 9,094,479

Inventors: Patuzzi; Luigi (Cologna Veneta, IT), Vesa; Martti (Cologna Veneta, IT)
Title: Press brakes
Patent Number: 9,089,888

Inventors: Paul; Marlene L. (Laguna Niguel, CA), Brady; Daniel G. (San Juan Capistrano, CA), Deacon; Jim (Golita, CA)
Title: Intraocular lens for inhibiting cell growth and reducing glare
Patent Number: 7,252,683

Inventors: Pawloski; Jamie Beth (Canton, MI), Bello; Todd Michael (Canton, MI), Sackett; Jay L. (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Power sliding window assembly with a stopper
Patent Number: 9,091,110

Inventors: Payyappilly; Ajith Tom (San Diego, CA), Vangala; Venkata Satish Kumar (San Diego, CA), Namburi; Shanta Pavan (Santa Clara, CA), Zhao; Suli (San Diego, CA)
Title: Architecture for WLAN offload in a wireless device
Patent Number: 9,094,864

Inventors: Pei; Shao-Kai (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Adjustable mask for use in optical coating process
Patent Number: 9,090,963

Inventors: Peisley; Robert W. (South Jordan, UT), Hadley; Brock (Herriman, UT)
Title: Insulated bag for holding cape of big game animal
Patent Number: 9,090,394

Inventors: Pellisari; Francesco (Rome, IT)
Title: Ported speaker and circuit board
Patent Number: 9,094,763

Inventors: Peng; Hai-Jun (New Taipei, TW), Lan; Yu-Hsi (New Taipei, TW), Sun; Sui-Kuan (New Taipei, TW), Wang; Chun-Kai (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Unloading system for unloading a circuit board automatically
Patent Number: 9,095,086

Inventors: Peng; Hao (Sunnyvale, CA), Choi; Jinho (Saratoga, CA), Shu; Biing Long (Singapore, SG)
Title: Method and apparatus for starting up
Patent Number: 9,093,907

Inventors: Perasso; Gregory (Thonon les Bains, FR)
Title: Data structure for a list of parts
Patent Number: 9,092,592

Inventors: Perez; John Scott (Tampa, FL)
Title: Method and apparatus for internet protocol (IP) logical wire security
Patent Number: 9,094,331

Inventors: Perlo; Piero (Sommariva Bosco, IT), Pairetti; Bartolomeo (Barge, IT), Finizio; Roberto (Orbassano, IT), Carvignese; Cosimo (Orbassano, IT), Repetto; Piermario (Turin, IT), Bollea; Denis (Fiano, IT), Capello; Davide (Turin, IT)
Title: Microaircraft and cellular phone equipped with microaircraft
Patent Number: 7,252,265

Inventors: Perry; Joseph W. (Tucson, AZ), Marder; Seth R. (Tucson, AZ), Stellacci; Francesco (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Method for patterning metal using nanoparticle containing precursors
Patent Number: 7,252,699

Inventors: Persson; Lars (Grafing, DE), Jechoux; Bruno (Antibes, FR)
Title: Radio communication device and method for operating a radio communication device
Patent Number: 9,094,835

Inventors: Peters; Marc Andre (Eindhoven, NL), Van Den Boomen; Wilhelmus Henrica Gerarda Maria (Eindhoven, NL), Crienen; Godefridus Antonius Maria (Baarlo, NL), Dijk; Esko Olavi (Eindhoven, NL), Snijder; Freddy (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Storage profile generation for network-connected portable storage devices
Patent Number: 7,987,213

Inventors: Peterson; Mark David (Lake Oswego, OR), Gohman; Jeffrey Alan (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Flat valley fresnel lens
Patent Number: 7,253,954

Inventors: Petit; Geoffrey (Peynier, FR), Hemati; Mehrdji (Pins Justaret, FR), Rousseaux; Jean-Marc (Aix en Provence, FR)
Title: Potential fluidization device for conveying powder materials in a hyperdense bed
Patent Number: 9,090,413

Inventors: Petri; John E. (St. Charles, MN), Stevens; Richard J. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Concept noise reduction in deep question answering systems
Patent Number: 9,092,740

Inventors: Pettersson; Jan (Sundbyberg, SE)
Title: Evaluation of random access preamble codes
Patent Number: 7,986,946

Inventors: Pfaff; Joseph L. (Wauwatosa, WI), Shimelfarb; Gennady (Waukesha, WI), Lentz; Christopher E. (Waukesha, WI)
Title: Pilot operated valve with fast closing poppet
Patent Number: 7,984,890

Inventors: Pfleger; Karen (Palm Desert, CA)
Title: Removable bed ruffle assembly and associated method
Patent Number: 7,984,522

Inventors: Phan; Christopher Tung (Rochester, MN), Shelley; Zane Coy (Rochester, MN)
Title: Fault isolation with abstracted objects
Patent Number: 9,092,333

Inventors: Phan; Duc Q. (Gardena, CA), Le; Khiet (Mission Viejo, CA), Ward; Terence G. (Redondo Beach, CA), Zheng; Yunqi (Torrance, CA), Gallegos-Lopez; Gabriel (Torrance, CA), Dang; Dang Dinh (Garden Grove, CA)
Title: Damping mechanisms and motor assemblies
Patent Number: 7,987,952

Inventors: Phelps; Daniel W. (League City, TX), Fernandez; Luis Eduardo Caires (Cypress, TX)
Title: Hydrocarbon and divalent cation removal from rich mono ethylene glycol (MEG) feed streams by regenerable filters
Patent Number: 9,089,790

Inventors: Philips; Simon (Copmanthorpe, GB)
Title: System and method enabling fourth line embossing on contactless cards
Patent Number: 7,984,857

Inventors: Phillips; Andrew V. (Raleigh, NC), Curtis; Scott (Durham, NC)
Title: Synchronization guides for group video watching
Patent Number: 9,094,722

Inventors: Phillips; Andrew W. (Rochester, MI), Carey; Clinton E. (Highland, MI), Wittkopp; Scott H. (Ypsilanti, MI), Hart; James M. (Belleville, MI)
Title: Multi-speed transmission
Patent Number: 7,985,159

Inventors: Phoha; Vir V. (Rustin, LA)
Title: Method and apparatus to relate biometric samples to target FAR and FRR with predetermined confidence levels
Patent Number: 7,986,818

Inventors: Piccirilli; Antoine (Poitiers, FR)
Title: Method for obtaining algae extracts and use of these extracts
Patent Number: 9,090,877

Inventors: Pickering; Jerry A. (Hilton, NY), Davis; Stephen V. (Proctorville, OH), Miller; Theodora (Rochester, NY)
Title: Surface contacting member for toner fusing system and process, composition for member surface layer, and process for preparing composition
Patent Number: 7,252,885

Inventors: Pierce; Skip A. (Pinellas Park, FL), Lawson; Glen J. (Pinellas Park, FL)
Title: Hitch mounted camping assembly
Patent Number: 9,090,197

Inventors: Pineda; Francisco A. (Houston, TX), Weirich; John (Spring, TX)
Title: Apparatus and methods for allowing fluid flow inside at least one screen and outside a pipe disposed in a well bore
Patent Number: 7,987,909

Inventors: Pinkerton; Deborah (Madison, AL), Folker; Donald (Madison, AL)
Title: Stacked step gap core devices and methods
Patent Number: 9,093,212

Inventors: Piran; Maytal (Rishon le Zion, IL), Rendell; Jacob (Beer Sheva, IL)
Title: Nilotinib salts and crystalline forms thereof
Patent Number: 9,090,598

Inventors: Pittau; Giovanni (Maniago, IT)
Title: Sniper pole shear
Patent Number: 7,987,603

Inventors: Plantec; Peter M. (Beverly Hills, CA), Mauldin; Michael L. (Irwin, PA), Romero; Jeremy Shay (Covina, CA), McBride; Aaron J. (Sacramento, CA)
Title: Virtual human interface for conducting surveys
Patent Number: 7,253,817

Inventors: Plaszcz; Steve F. (Apple Valley, MN)
Title: Photoluminescent tube system
Patent Number: 7,252,401

Inventors: Polastri; Fabio (Monza, IT), Poggio; Tiziana (Montechiaro d'Acqui, IT), Abusleme; Julio A. (Saronno, IT)
Title: Water-based fluoropolymer composition
Patent Number: 7,985,790

Inventors: Polins; Greg (Sarasota, FL)
Title: Massage thumb tool
Patent Number: 7,252,645

Inventors: Polk; David (Derby, KS)
Title: Composite contaminant vapor barrier system and method
Patent Number: 7,985,460

Inventors: Pollack; Michael G. (Durham, NC), Srinivasan; Vijay (Durham, NC), Hua; Zhishan (Durham, NC), Chu; Hon Lung (Durham, NC), Hauser; Michael (Durham, NC), Eckhardt; Allen (Durham, NC)
Title: Integrated droplet actuator for gel; electrophoresis and molecular analysis
Patent Number: 9,091,649

Inventors: Pollack; Robert W. (Chappaqua, NY)
Title: Device and method for repairing building surfaces
Patent Number: 7,987,650

Inventors: Polle; Juergen (Brooklyn, NY), Tran; Duc (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Regulating the production of long chain hydrocarbons
Patent Number: 9,090,880

Inventors: Pollock; David C. (Calgary, CA)
Title: Circular clarifier apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,985,341

Inventors: Poon; SikWing (Hong Kong, CN), Yin; Hui (Dongguan, CN), Yang; YongPing (Dongguan, CN), Jin; ZeQing (Dongguan, CN)
Title: Method for preventing fencing during process of forming an air-bearing surface on a slider substrate
Patent Number: 7,985,346

Inventors: Popovsky; Michael (Beverly Hills, CA), Popovsky; Yelena (Beverly Hills, CA), Foote; Susanne (Boise, ID), Lassen; Shawna (Seattle, WA), Jungermann; Eric (Phoenix, AZ), Poper; Maxwell (Westminster, CA), Marcus; Raulee (Hermosa Beach, CA)
Title: Cleansing pad
Patent Number: 7,987,547

Inventors: Popwell; R. Scott (Kissimmee, FL)
Title: System and method for concealing and accessing objects behind a surface
Patent Number: 9,091,111

Inventors: Posamentier; Joshua (Oakland, CA)
Title: RFID receive-only system
Patent Number: 7,986,235

Inventors: Prado Garcia; Jose Jorge (San Diego, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for containing oil from a deep water oil well
Patent Number: 7,987,903

Inventors: Prakah-Asante; Kwaku O. (Commerce Township, MI), Rao; Manoharprasad K. (Novi, MI)
Title: Vehicle pre-impact sensing and control system with driver response feedback
Patent Number: 7,253,724

Inventors: Premendra; (Ahmedabad, IN)
Title: Sputtering magnetron assembly
Patent Number: 9,093,251

Inventors: Presley; Kenneth Lee (Louisville, CO), Meyers; Scott Clarence (Fountain Hills, AZ)
Title: Oxygen storage and generation using an oxygen generating liquid
Patent Number: 9,090,466

Inventors: Prestel; Sebastien Jean-Laurent (Arpajon, FR), Renon; Olivier (Courpalay, FR), Soupizon; Jean-Luc (Vaux le Penil, FR)
Title: Device for lubricating a component in a turbomachine
Patent Number: 7,252,476

Inventors: Preuss; Roman (Leinf-Echterdingen, DE), Pandorf; Thomas (Esslingen-Zell, DE), Merkert; Patricie (Kirchheim u. Teck, DE), Idink; Heike (Esslingen, DE), Dietrich; Martin (Potenitz, DE)
Title: Asymmetric formation of sockets and/or socket inserts for the manipulation and supression of natural frequencies
Patent Number: 9,089,429

Inventors: Priel; Michael (Hertzelia, IL), Fleshel; Leonid (Hertzelia, IL), Rozen; Anton (Gedera, IL)
Title: Method, integrated circuit and electronic device for compensating a timing signal based at least partly on determining a number of state transitions between a current set of data states and the next set of data states
Patent Number: 9,092,163

Inventors: Pringle; Mike (Kenton Newcastle Upon Tyne, GB), Mansson; Anna (Molndal, SE), Danielsson; Kim (Hango, FI)
Title: Tissue product, method of manufacture of a tissue product and apparatus for embossing a tissue ply
Patent Number: 7,985,319

Inventors: Pruitt; John R. (Riverview, MI)
Title: Vibration dampened engine mounted radiator assembly
Patent Number: 9,090,159

Inventors: Puckett; Betsy P. (Foster, RI), Artigues; Paul (Oneco, CT)
Title: Suspension system for a bird feeder
Patent Number: 7,252,275

Inventors: Pupala; Rahul (Piscataway, NJ), Kanugovi; Satish (Bangalore, IN), Vasudevan; Subramanian (Morristown, NJ)
Title: Methods and devices for cooperative scheduling in a wireless communications network
Patent Number: 9,094,157

Inventors: Purcell; Ricky Wayne (Alpharetta, GA), Gehling; Steven Craig (Cumming, GA), Leong; Waihong (Roswell, GA), Moser; Anne Clare (Chicago, IL), Corbin; Sean S. (Morton Grove, IL), Belliveau; Scott Madison (Plainfield, IL)
Title: Self-conforming sound attenuation earplug
Patent Number: 7,984,716

Inventors: Putnam; William L. (Santa Cruz, CA), Wolpert; Richard E. (Westlake Village, CA)
Title: System and method for locating and capturing desired media content from media broadcasts
Patent Number: 7,987,280

Inventors: Py; Daniel (Larchmont, NY)
Title: Pouch connector and related method
Patent Number: 9,090,445

Inventors: Qanaei; Ahmad Abdullah Al-Jassem (Salwa, KW)
Title: Supplementary control surface structure for airplanes
Patent Number: 9,090,325

Inventors: Qu; Peng (Austin, TX)
Title: Estimating yield fluctuation for back-end planning
Patent Number: 7,987,013

Inventors: Quach; Tony T. (Anaheim, CA)
Title: System and method for color space transformation employing three dimensional linear interpolations
Patent Number: 7,986,434

Inventors: Quint; Stefan B. (Stuttgart, DE), Pacholski; Claudia (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Highly ordered arrays of colloidal 2D crystals and methods for producing the same
Patent Number: 9,090,987

Inventors: Rackin; Mark H. (Smyrna, GA), Burk; Michael T. (Peachtree City, GA), Kerkemeyer; Bruce E. (Tyrone, GA)
Title: Universal external multimedia adapter for use in a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,987,487

Inventors: Radhakrishnan; Rajesh (Maple Grove, MN), Chandrasekaran; Chandru (Mercer Island, WA), Schewe; Scott R. (Eden Prairie, MN), Merdan; Ken (Loretto, MN)
Title: Bioerodible endoprosthesis
Patent Number: 7,985,252

Inventors: Ragsdale; Frank (Winston-Salem, NC)
Title: Load stabilizer for an automobile
Patent Number: 7,984,816

Inventors: Rahman; Anis (Harrisburg, PA), Rahman; Aunik K. (Harrisburg, PA)
Title: Dendrimer based terahertz generator
Patent Number: 9,093,810

Inventors: Rajabi; Bahram S. (Belvidere, IL), Hansen; Allen R. (Winnebago, IL)
Title: Lightweight high pressure repairable piston tie rod composite accumulator
Patent Number: 7,984,731

Inventors: Rajaram; Gowri (San Diego, CA)
Title: System and method for improved security in handset reprovisioning and reprogramming
Patent Number: 7,254,386

Inventors: Rama; Shankar (Hyderabad, IN), Manukonda; Seshadri Rao (Hyderabad, IN), Dasari; Srinivasa Rao (Hyderabad, IN), Dandala; Ramesh (Hyderabad, IN), Vadali; Lakshmana Rao (Hyderabad, IN)
Title: Process for the preparation of aliskiren
Patent Number: 9,090,537

Inventors: Ramirez; Sergio R. (Austin, TX)
Title: Digital FM modulator
Patent Number: 7,986,195

Inventors: Ransom; Kevin C. (Duvall, WA), Singhal; Sandeep K. (Kirkland, WA), Pamulapati; Ramakrishna P. (Redmond, WA), Barton; Tyler M. (Seattle, WA), Dewey; Jeremy L. (Redmond, WA), Manion; Todd R. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Security modes for a routing table distributed across multiple mesh nodes
Patent Number: 7,987,290

Inventors: Ranze; Heike (Berlin, DE), Kresse; Mayk (Berlin, DE)
Title: Graphical user interface
Patent Number: 9,089,472

Inventors: Rappold-Hoerbrand; Gudrun (Heidelberg, DE), Rao; Ercole (Riedstadt, DE)
Title: Human growth gene and short stature gene region
Patent Number: 7,252,974

Inventors: Raz; Dan (Haifa, IL)
Title: Electromechanical parking brake
Patent Number: 7,987,951

Inventors: Reams; David A. (Toledo, OH)
Title: Method for retrieving product information over a communication network
Patent Number: 7,251,821

Inventors: Redmond; Steven D (Boise, ID), Redmond; Karen A (Boise, ID)
Title: Device and method for marking competition rings and other areas on floor surfaces
Patent Number: 7,984,562

Inventors: Reen; Michael J. (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Floor hole repair fixture
Patent Number: 7,984,595

Inventors: Refai; Wail (Cary, NC)
Title: Methods, apparatus and computer program products for controlling a reverse link traffic channel code responsive to detection of a duplicate terminal identity
Patent Number: 7,254,124

Inventors: Regan, Jr.; James I. (Turnersville, NJ)
Title: Air actuated ball game
Patent Number: 7,988,154

Inventors: Reibke; Heinz (Bad Salzuflen, DE)
Title: Electrical connection arrangement with simplified fastening device for electrical connection of an electrical device
Patent Number: 7,252,534

Inventors: Reicher; Murray A. (Rancho Santa Fe, CA)
Title: Exam type mapping
Patent Number: 9,092,727

Inventors: Reilly; David M. (Boxborough, MA), Moriarty; Daniel T. (Hollis, NH), Clark; Warren L. (Billerica, MA), Maynard; John A. (Amherst, NH)
Title: Solar blind ultraviolet communication system for unattended ground sensor network
Patent Number: 7,986,883

Inventors: Reinschke; Johannes (Nurnberg, DE), Weinzierl; Klaus (Nurnberg, DE)
Title: Method for regulating the temperature of strip metal
Patent Number: 7,251,971

Inventors: Reisch; Matthias (Ravensburg, DE), Weinmann; Olrik (Eriskirch, DE), Sich; Bernhard (Friedrichshafen, DE), Ebenhoch; Michael (Friedrichshafen, DE)
Title: Automatic transmission having at least two conical disk sets
Patent Number: 7,252,608

Inventors: Reisman; Richard (New York, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for browsing using alternative linkbases
Patent Number: 7,987,491

Inventors: Rembos; Steven (Hinsdale, IL), Guindon; Rick (Brookfield, WI), Muderlak; Kenneth (Milwaukee, WI), Muderlak; Todd J. (Whitefish Bay, WI)
Title: Wheelchair stair assist apparatus
Patent Number: 7,988,157

Inventors: Ren; Wen-Jia (Shenzhen, CN), Qin; Xiao-Yan (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Shielding assembly and electronic device utilizing the same
Patent Number: 7,986,533

Inventors: Ren; Yuancheng (Blacksburg, VA), Sun; Julu (Blacksburg, VA), Xu; Ming (Blacksburg, VA), Lee; Fred C. (Blacksburg, VA)
Title: Power converters having output capacitor resonant with autotransformer leakage inductance
Patent Number: 7,254,047

Inventors: Renk; Peter (Lorrach, DE), Klotz-Engmann; Gerold (Maulburg, DE), Hugel; Michael (Lorrach, DE)
Title: Safety module and measuring arrangement with safety module
Patent Number: 7,251,985

Inventors: Restaino; Darryl D. (Modena, NY), Canaperi; Donald F. (Bridgewater, CT), Rubino; Judith M. (Ossining, NY), Smith; Sean P. E. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Henry; Richard O. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Fluegel; James E. (Rhinebeck, NY), Krishnan; Mahadevaiyer (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Manufacturable CoWP metal cap process for copper interconnects
Patent Number: 7,253,106

Inventors: Reyes; Gil (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Power stride apparatus and method of training therefor
Patent Number: 7,985,168

Inventors: Reynolds; Robert A. (Pflugerville, TX), Arroyo; Keith M. (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and system for multi-initiator support to streaming devices in a fibre channel network
Patent Number: 7,254,329

Inventors: Richey; Steven (Santa Clara, CA), Ponnambalam; Maruthachala Mandiram (Chennai, IN)
Title: Method and system for a simulation authoring environment implemented in creating a simulation application
Patent Number: 7,254,524

Inventors: Richie; Jon A. (Minnetonka, MN)
Title: Megaphone popcorn cup
Patent Number: 7,984,842

Inventors: Richter; Mathias (Munich, DE), Sauermann; Mirko (Neubiberg, DE)
Title: Computer system for data processing and method for the transfer of an array segment of an affine-indexed multi-dimensional array referenced in a loop nest from a first memory to a second memory
Patent Number: 7,254,679

Inventors: Richter; Ralf (Dresden, DE), Huisinga; Torsten (Dresden, DE), Heinrich; Jens (Wachau, DE)
Title: Method for forming a metal silicide having a lower potential for containing material defects
Patent Number: 7,985,668

Inventors: Ricks; Theodore K. (Rochester, NY), Sharma; Ravi (Fairport, NY)
Title: Method for assembling micro-components to binding sites
Patent Number: 7,251,882

Inventors: Riekehr; Stefan (Geesthacht, DE), Iwan; Herman (Hamburg, DE), Dinse; Rene (Gulzow, DE), Ventzke; Volker (Hamburg, DE), Haack; Peter (Geesthacht, DE)
Title: Process for joining workpieces made of zinc-containing aluminum alloys by laser beam welding
Patent Number: 9,089,929

Inventors: Rippingale; Jan (Ukiah, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus integrating navigation and saving the writable state of applications
Patent Number: 9,092,262

Inventors: Risafi; Nicole N. (Stamford, CT), Hunter; Burnett D. (Elmsford, NY), McKenzie; Kevin (O'Fallon, MO), Wiggins; Janice (New Fairfield, CT), Stangle; Brian (New Fairfield, CT)
Title: System and method for using a prepaid card
Patent Number: 7,252,226

Inventors: Roberts; Linda Ann (Decatur, GA), Silver; Edward Michael (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Call waiting priority alert
Patent Number: 7,254,226

Inventors: Roberts; William (North Attleboro, MA), Zavracky; Matthew (Plympton, MA)
Title: Polarizer removal in a microdisplay system
Patent Number: 7,253,852

Inventors: Robinet; Antoine (Tullins, FR), Blanpain; Roland (Entre-Deux-Guiers, FR)
Title: Device for measuring the speed of displacement of an object deforming the lines of the terrestrial magnetic field
Patent Number: 9,092,982

Inventors: Roch; Gerald V. (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Tool position referencing for CNC machines
Patent Number: 7,252,466

Inventors: Roche; Glenn (Notting Hill, AU)
Title: Flexible magnetised portion applicator dispensing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,984,740

Inventors: Rochelo; Donald R. (Pittsfield, MA)
Title: Product display system having an integral protective case for housing and displaying a product
Patent Number: 7,987,987

Inventors: Roger; Rodolfo (Clearwater, FL), Childers; Robert (Trinity, FL), Kelly; Thomas D. (Highland Park, IL)
Title: Acoustic access disconnection systems and methods
Patent Number: 9,089,654

Inventors: Rohr; Thomas (Aschheim, DE)
Title: Memory device having an array of resistive memory cells
Patent Number: 7,254,073

Inventors: Roisen; Fred J. (Prospect, KY), Lu; Chengliang (Louisville, KY), Wang; Meng (Louisville, KY), Qiu; Mengsheng (Louisville, KY)
Title: Olfactory epithelial-derived stem cells and methods of use therefor
Patent Number: 9,090,874

Inventors: Rom; Rami (Zichron Yaakov, IL)
Title: System and method for the visualization and optimization of cardiac resynchronization therapy
Patent Number: 9,089,709

Inventors: Roscheisen; Martin (San Francisco, CA), Adriani; Paul (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Thermal management for photovoltaic devices
Patent Number: 7,985,919

Inventors: Roscheisen; Martin R. (San Francisco, CA), Sager; Brian M. (Palo Alto, CA), Fidanza; Jacqueline (San Francisco, CA), Petritsch; Klaus (Foster City, CA), Miller; Gregory A. (Menlo Park, CA), Yu; Dong (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Molding technique for fabrication of optoelectronic devices
Patent Number: 7,253,017

Inventors: Rosen; Eitan (Abirim, IL)
Title: High resolution digital loop circuit
Patent Number: 7,253,669

Inventors: Rosenbaum; John M. (Richmond, CA), Yenni; Nadine L. (Sonoma, CA), Pudlak; Joseph M. (Vallejo, CA)
Title: Dielectric fluids and processes for making same
Patent Number: 7,252,753

Inventors: Rosenbloom; Oren (Redmond, WA), Partin; Lyman Cooper (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Device driver conversion and creation
Patent Number: 7,254,816

Inventors: Roser; Bruce Joseph (Cambridgeshire, GB)
Title: Dried blood factor composition comprising trehalose
Patent Number: 7,253,262

Inventors: Rosko; Michael Scot (Greenwood, IN), Jonte; Patrick B. (Zionsville, IN)
Title: Valve stem holding device
Patent Number: 7,987,869

Inventors: Rossi; Frank S. (Trumansburg, NY), Gussack; Eva (Ithaca, NY)
Title: Removable marking system
Patent Number: 7,253,140

Inventors: Rotem; Efraim (Haifa, IL), Rosenzweig; Nir (Givat Ella, IL), Rajwan; Doron (Rishon le-Zion, IL), Shulman; Nadav (Tel Mond, IL), Naveh; Alon (Ramat Hasharon, IL), Weissmann; Eliezer (Haifa, IL), Zelikson; Michael (Haifa, IL)
Title: Controlling current transients in a processor
Patent Number: 9,092,210

Inventors: Rothman; Michael A. (Puyallup, WA), Zimmer; Vincent J. (Federal Way, WA), Fish; Andrew J. (Olympia, WA), Gao; Penny (Shanghai, CN), Xing; Bin (Changning District, CN)
Title: Method and system for firmware image size reduction
Patent Number: 7,987,458

Inventors: Roy; Julien Edwin (Lafayette, LA), Cruthirds; Douglas Clifton (Biloxi, MS)
Title: Glass-breaker mechanism
Patent Number: 7,988,078

Inventors: Rozario; Ranjit J. (San Jose, CA), Cherukuri; Ravikrishna (San Jose, CA)
Title: Scheduler for a direct memory access device having multiple channels
Patent Number: 7,254,651

Inventors: Ruckerbauer; Hermann (Moos, DE), Sichert; Christian (Munich, DE)
Title: Method of operating a memory apparatus, memory device and memory apparatus
Patent Number: 7,986,582

Inventors: Rude; Michael J. (Minnetonka, MN), Gerlach; Ronald R. (Orange, CA), Lau; Mo-Ching Justine (Orange, CA), Pham; Tiet (Irvine, CA), Lu; William W. (Irvine, CA)
Title: Fault characterization using information indicative of echo
Patent Number: 7,254,217

Inventors: Ruffa; Anthony A (Hope Valley, RI), Griffin; John F (Lebanon, CT)
Title: Thermodynamic device for reducing target strength
Patent Number: 9,091,750

Inventors: Rui; Yong (Sammamish, WA), Florencio; Dinei (Redmond, WA)
Title: System and process for robust sound source localization
Patent Number: 7,254,241

Inventors: Rulkens; Rudy (Margraten, NL), Van Dijk; Hans K (Sittard, NL), Jain; Sanjay K. R. K. (Mumbai, IN)
Title: Plastic component for a lighting systems
Patent Number: 9,090,750

Inventors: Rund; Anthony K (Benicia, CA)
Title: System, method and program for dynamic control and optimization of a process having manipulated and controlled variables
Patent Number: 7,987,005

Inventors: Russell; Robert L. (Frankfort, IL)
Title: Plug-in-piston assembly and method of using the same
Patent Number: 7,984,702

Inventors: Russell; Stephen D. (San Diego, CA), Shimabukuro; Randy L. (Kapolei, HI), Offord; Bruce W. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Silicon-on-sapphire display with audio transducer and method of fabricating same
Patent Number: 7,253,869

Inventors: Russo; Antonio (Milan, IT), Tonelli; Claudio (Milan, IT), Visca; Mario (Alessandria, IT)
Title: (per) fluoropolyether carboxylic acids and use thereof for the oleo-repellent paper sizing
Patent Number: 7,252,740

Inventors: Ruste; Trygve (Raufoss, NO), Mathiesen; Stig Fredrik (Raufoss, NO)
Title: Ball joint and bearing shell
Patent Number: 7,985,034

Inventors: Ryang; Hong-Son (Camarillo, CA)
Title: Tractable silica sols and nanocomposites therefrom
Patent Number: 7,253,226

Inventors: Rydman; Thomas J. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Methods and apparatus for acquiring and displaying expansion read only memory size information
Patent Number: 7,254,703

Inventors: Rytter; Jan (Svenstrup, DK)
Title: Flexible pipe, its manufacture and use
Patent Number: 7,987,875

Inventors: Ryu; Jae-Choon (Gyeongsangbuk-Do, KR), Son; Hae-Joon (Busan, KR)
Title: Rubbing method of liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 7,252,863

Inventors: Ryu; Ki Seon (Seoul, KR), Kwak; Yong Won (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Beum Joon (Seoul, KR), Kim; Yong Ho (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Cho; Ki Hyoung (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method for performing handover in broadband wireless access system
Patent Number: 7,986,949

Inventors: Sabesan; Subramaniam (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Processes for chemical synthesis of lipochitooligosaccharides
Patent Number: 9,090,644

Inventors: Sadagopan; Satishkumar (Olathe, KS), Ahlstrom; Richard Charles (Kansas City, MO), Freydlin; Joseph Iosif (Overland Park, KS), Allen; Clifford Todd (Kansas City, MO)
Title: Topology management of a communications network
Patent Number: 7,986,639

Inventors: Sadhu; Bodhisatwa (White Plains, NY), Sanduleanu; Mihai A. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Valdes Garcia; Alberto (Hartsdale, NY), Reynolds; Scott K. (Amawalk, NY)
Title: Current re-use oscillator, doubler and regulator circuit
Patent Number: 9,093,949

Inventors: Sagawa; Yasumasa (Fukushima, JP)
Title: Print head and print apparatus
Patent Number: 9,090,088

Inventors: Saha; Sourav (Barrackpur, IN), Jha; Dilip K. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Congestion estimation techniques at pre-synthesis stage
Patent Number: 9,092,587

Inventors: Sahay; Ravi Bhushan (San Diego, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method to improve printer productivity
Patent Number: 7,254,355

Inventors: Saio; Takashi (Suzuka, JP), Kumon; Soichi (Matsusaka, JP), Saito; Masanori (Matsusaka, JP), Arata; Shinobu (Matsusaka, JP), Nanai; Hidehisa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Liquid chemical for forming water repellent protective film
Patent Number: 9,090,782

Inventors: Saito; Makoto (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Data management
Patent Number: 7,986,785

Inventors: Saito; Wataru (Hyogo-ken, JP), Ono; Syotaro (Hyogo-ken, JP), Naka; Toshiyuki (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Taniuchi; Shunji (Ishikawa-ken, JP), Yamashita; Hiroaki (Hyogo-ken, JP)
Title: Electric power semiconductor device and manufacturing method of the same
Patent Number: 9,093,474

Inventors: Sajima; Takahiro (Kobe, JP), Sasaki; Takashi (Kobe, JP), Ohama; Keiji (Kobe, JP)
Title: Golf ball
Patent Number: 7,252,602

Inventors: Saka; Yuuji (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Electrical connector box
Patent Number: 7,252,519

Inventors: Sakaguchi; Akira (Osaka, JP)
Title: Beam splitter and observation apparatus
Patent Number: 9,091,855

Inventors: Sakai; Kazuya (Shinjuku-ku, JP), Hashimoto; Masahiro (Shinjuku-ku, JP)
Title: Mask blank, method of manufacturing the same, transfer mask, and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,091,934

Inventors: Sakai; Masaaki (Ibaraki, PA), Matsumura; Tomoaki (Ibaraki, JP), Midorikawa; Satohiro (Ibaraki, JP), Nomoto; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Muraki; Tomoko (Ibaraki, JP), Katsuki; Ryutaro (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Agri-horticultural pest control compositions comprising 4-(3-butynyl)aminopyrimidine derivatives
Patent Number: 9,089,139

Inventors: Sakuma; Ken (Sakura, JP), Kimura; Naoki (Sakura, JP), Masuko; Koichiro (Sakura, JP), Hirosaki; Naoto (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Light emitting device and illumination apparatus
Patent Number: 7,253,446

Inventors: Sakuyama; Seiki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Member formed with coating film having tin as its main component, coating film forming method and soldering method
Patent Number: 7,984,841

Inventors: Salamat; Jafar (Edmond, OK)
Title: Exhaust evacuation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,987,665

Inventors: Salch; David Herbert (White City, OR), Jew; Brian Christopher (Laguna Hills, CA), Theissen; Mark Robert (Orange, CA)
Title: Spreadsheet based data store interface
Patent Number: 9,092,412

Inventors: Saleh; Nedal R. (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Scatterometry measurement of line edge roughness in the bright field
Patent Number: 9,091,942

Inventors: Salmon; Peter C. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Cooling apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,254,024

Inventors: Salokannel; Juha (Tampere, FI), Tervonen; Janne (Espoo, FI), Marin; Janne (Espoo, FI), Reunamaki; Jukka (Tampere, FI)
Title: Techniques for interference reduction in wireless communications networks
Patent Number: 7,254,399

Inventors: Samantaray; Sarmistha (Lexington, MA), Sriramadhesikan; Sampathkumar (Burlington, MA)
Title: Non-intrusive measurement of content quality using dry runs with roll-back
Patent Number: 9,092,576

Inventors: Samluk; Michael Alan (New Hudson, MI), Brown; LaRon (Detroit, MI), Staniszewski; Stanley (Grosse Pointe Woods, MI), Roberts; Richard Jerome (Clinton Township, MI)
Title: Molded-in-color vehicle panel and mold
Patent Number: 9,090,003

Inventors: Sander; Ulrich (Rebstein, CH)
Title: Optical magnification device for distance variation
Patent Number: 7,253,948

Inventors: Sane; Aniruddha (Bangalore, IN), Chatekar; Nagesh (Bangalore, IN), Tang; Chengfuh Jeffrey (Saratoga, CA), Nissen; Glenn (Caledon East, CA)
Title: Reprogramming of select registers in a linked list
Patent Number: 7,987,333

Inventors: Sang; Tzu-Hsien (Chia-I, TW), Chen; Tsung-Liang (Tainan Hsien, TW)
Title: Method and system for OFDM symbol timing synchronization
Patent Number: 7,254,204

Inventors: Sankaran; Meera (Cupertino, CA), Rothwell; Derek (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Medical device with dual expansion mechanism
Patent Number: 9,089,347

Inventors: Santoro; Ovid (New York, NY), Lagermann; Klaus (Copenhagen, DK), Dechaene; Tom (Tervuren, BE)
Title: System and method for simultaneous display of multiple information sources
Patent Number: 7,987,431

Inventors: Santos; Theodore R. (Boulder, CO), Lejman; Andrew G. (Lafayette, CO), Larson; David (Boulder, CO), Swanson; Jeffrey (Erie, CO)
Title: Devices and methods for controlling relative movement between layers of an electronic device
Patent Number: 7,252,511

Inventors: Sarangam; Parthasarathy (Portland, OR), Vasudevan; Anil (Portland, OR)
Title: Interrupt coalescing control scheme
Patent Number: 7,987,307

Inventors: Sarvazyan; Armen P. (Lambertville, NJ)
Title: Ultrasound-assisted drug-delivery method and system based on time reversal acoustics
Patent Number: 7,985,184

Inventors: Sasage; Yoshiaki (Joetsu, JP), Yamakawa; Tsutomu (Joetsu, JP)
Title: Hydraulic composition
Patent Number: 7,985,293

Inventors: Sasaki; Kenichi (Yokoahama, JP)
Title: Image sensor and image capture apparatus
Patent Number: 9,093,577

Inventors: Sasaki; Takashi (Shioya-gun, JP), Abe; Hiroyuki (Utsunomiya, JP), Eguchi; Tsuyoshi (Utsunomiya, JP), Kojima; Yasushi (Utsunomiya, JP), Saito; Takashi (Shioya-gun, JP), Suzuki; Akihiro (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Method and device for diagnosing gas sensor degradation
Patent Number: 7,251,981

Inventors: Sasaki; Yasuhiko (Tachikawa, JP)
Title: Phase synchronization circuit and semiconductor integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,253,670

Inventors: Sasakura; Shuhei (Osaka, JP), Morita; Katsuyuki (Osaka, JP), Fukumiya; Eiji (Osaka, JP)
Title: Server, communication terminal, and device collaboration system including the same
Patent Number: 9,092,381

Inventors: Satake; Yoshikatsu (Kwaki, JP), Asai; Genzo (Iwaki, JP)
Title: Thermally foamable microsphere and production process thereof
Patent Number: 7,252,882

Inventors: Sato; Hijin (Yokohama, JP), Shimada; Kobaruto (Yokosuka, JP), Takao; Toshiaki (Yokohama, JP), Umeda; Narumi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Multicast service providing system, multicast service providing method, information distributor, radio terminal, and radio base station
Patent Number: 7,254,409

Inventors: Sato; Kazuaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method of managing time, at which maintenance in a gas compressor multiple system should be carried out
Patent Number: 7,252,483

Inventors: Sato; Kenji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical intensity determination unit, method of forming the same, and optical A/D converter
Patent Number: 9,091,593

Inventors: Sato; Shoichi (Kawasaki, JP), Arai; Koji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Transmission level control method and transceiver apparatus in wireless local loop system
Patent Number: 7,986,957

Inventors: Sato; Yuichi (Mie-ken, JP), Nagashima; Satoshi (Mie-ken, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method of semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,093,280

Inventors: Sato; Yukiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Board mount connector suitable for automatic mounting
Patent Number: 7,252,532

Inventors: Satoh; Kazuhiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus having an improved power-mode switching function
Patent Number: 7,254,731

Inventors: Satoh; Yuji (Sagamihara, JP), Kanda; Motoya (Yokohama, JP), Kishi; Takashi (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Overdischarge preventing circuit apparatus for a nonawueous electrolyte secondary battery, overdischarge preventing circuit apparatus for a battery pack, secondary battery overdischarge preventing method and overdischarge preventing method for a battery pack
Patent Number: 7,253,588

Inventors: Sauter; Jurgen (Mannheim, DE), Albouze; Philippe (Aveze, FR)
Title: 3D embossing
Patent Number: 9,090,040

Inventors: Savage; Crystal (Philadelphia, PA)
Title: Designer dorm rod
Patent Number: 7,252,201

Inventors: Sayama; Tatsuo (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Reduced thickness vehicle seat with active headrest
Patent Number: 7,984,945

Inventors: Scatterday; Mark (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: Packaging for vaporizing device
Patent Number: 9,089,166

Inventors: Schaefer; Suzanne E. (Appleton, WI), Curie; Kevin J. (Appleton, WI), Deaton, III; James Martin (Canton, NC), Winsor; Jeremy Lee (Appleton, WI)
Title: High release nip roll assembly
Patent Number: 7,984,741

Inventors: Schaffner; James H. (Chatsworth, CA), Bridges; William B. (Sierra Madre, CA)
Title: RF MEMS switch with integrated impedance matching structure
Patent Number: 7,253,699

Inventors: Schaper; Elmar (Luegde, DE)
Title: Cooling element for heat dissipation in electronic components
Patent Number: 7,984,754

Inventors: Schena; Bruce M. (Menlo Park, CA), Rosenberg; Louis B. (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Force feedback interface device with sensor
Patent Number: 7,253,803

Inventors: Scherer; Axel (Laguna Beach, CA)
Title: Method for fabrication of a molecular filter and apparatus formed by the same
Patent Number: 7,252,764

Inventors: Schmid; Robert (Neunkirchen am Brand, DE)
Title: Method and device for measuring the pole position angle of a magnetic levitation vehicle of a magnetic levitation system
Patent Number: 7,986,138

Inventors: Schmidt; Beate (Allensbach, DE), Scheufler; Christian (Engen-Heuhausen, DE), Volz; Jurgen (Radolfzell, DE), Feth; Martin (Kelkheim-Hornau, DE), Hummel; Rolf-Peter (Radolfzell, DE), Hatzelmann; Armin (Constance, DE), Zitt; Christof (Constance, DE), Wohlsen; Andrea (Neuchatel, CH), Marx; Degenhard (Moos, DE), Kley; Hans-Peter (Allensbach, DE), Ockert; Deborah (Hamburg, DE), Heuser; Anke (Hamburg, DE), Christiaans; Johannes A. M. (DG Lelystad, NL), Sterk; Geert Jan (JJ Utrecht, NL), Menge; Wiro M. P. B. (HM Arnhem, NL)
Title: Pyrazolone derivatives as PDE4 inhibitors
Patent Number: 9,090,597

Inventors: Schmidt; Hans-Joachim (Idar-Oberstein, DE)
Title: Method for guiding a cast material out of a casting chamber of a casting system, and casting system for casting a cast material
Patent Number: 7,987,896

Inventors: Schmidt; John F. L. (Phoenix, AZ), Haim; Victoria P. (Glendale, AZ), Haim; Elias S. (Glendale, AZ)
Title: Backlight variation compensated display
Patent Number: 9,093,041

Inventors: Schmidt; Kenneth R. (Macomb, MI), Wang; Pei-Chung (Troy, MI)
Title: Sheet-to-tube welded structure and method
Patent Number: 7,253,374

Inventors: Schmidt; Patrick (Zell-Kaimt, DE)
Title: Thermoformed article
Patent Number: 9,090,382

Inventors: Schmieder; Dietmar (Markgroeningen, DE), Jakobi; Andreas (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Injector for a fluid
Patent Number: 9,091,237

Inventors: Schobben; Daniel Willem Elisabeth (Eindhoven, NL), Van Delden; Martinus Hermanus Wilhelmus Maria (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Device having a point and a spatial sound generating-means for providing stereo sound sensation over a large area
Patent Number: 7,986,801

Inventors: Schoedel; Nicole (Munich, DE), Haidegger; Ernst (Riemerling, DE), Schmigalle; Holger (Geretsried, DE), Behrens; Axel (Munich, DE), Goeke; Volker (Geretsried, DE), Thaller; Christian (Munich, DE), Schmaderer; Harald (Wolfratshausen, DE)
Title: Method for producing dimethyl ether from methane
Patent Number: 9,090,543

Inventors: Scholl; Holger (Geilenkirchen, DE)
Title: Method of processing a text, gesture, facial expression, and/or behavior description comprising a test of the authorization for using corresponding profiles for synthesis
Patent Number: 9,092,885

Inventors: Schraer; Thorsten (Jetzendorf, DE)
Title: Washer, screw or nut with increased coefficient of friction
Patent Number: 9,091,287

Inventors: Schreiber; John R. (Sudbury, MA), Kaur; Kulwant Kamboj (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Human antibodies against Pseudomonas aeruginosa LPS derived from transgenic xenomouse
Patent Number: 9,089,557

Inventors: Schreiber; Karl (Am Mellensee, DE)
Title: Hollow fan blade for aircraft engines and method for its manufacture
Patent Number: 7,251,888

Inventors: Schuck; Rolf (New Bern, NC), Schulz; Manfred (Berlin, DE), Ziemann; Andreas (Potsdam, DE)
Title: Clothes dryer
Patent Number: 7,985,934

Inventors: Schucker; Terrie (Bernville, PA)
Title: Decorative molding with integrated suspension members
Patent Number: 9,091,074

Inventors: Schuler; Matthias (Stadtlauringen, DE), Wendt; Volker (Uchtelhausen/Zell, DE)
Title: Rolling-element bearing
Patent Number: 9,091,300

Inventors: Schumann; Matthias (Plan d'Orgon, FR)
Title: Method and substrate for curing a honeycomb structure
Patent Number: 9,091,482

Inventors: Schwab; Barry H. (West Bloomfield, MI), Posa; John G. (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Video input switching and signal processing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,094,694

Inventors: Schwabe; Stefan (Munchen, DE), Walz; Stefan (Berlin, DE)
Title: Electrical field device and method for establishing a data link between a data interface of the electrical field device and a data memory inside the device
Patent Number: 7,987,297

Inventors: Schwalm; Reinhold (Wachenheim, DE), Beck; Erich (Ladenburg, DE)
Title: Rheological agent for radiation-curable coating compositions
Patent Number: 9,090,736

Inventors: Schwirtlich; Ingo (Miltenberg, DE), Schmidt; Wilfried (Schwaigern, DE), von Campe; Hilmar (Bad Homburg, DE)
Title: Method for constructing a layer structure on a substrate
Patent Number: 7,253,355

Inventors: Scolari; Nathan A. (Greenville, SC), Reiter; George (Taylors, SC)
Title: Derailleur
Patent Number: 9,090,311

Inventors: Secord; Tyrone (Rochester Hills, MI), Stubl; Keith (Clarkston, MI)
Title: Multi-function emergency locating and sensor/detection or warning assembly such as attachable to a helmet or clothing
Patent Number: 9,092,956

Inventors: Seguine; Ryan D. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Uninterrupted radial capacitive sense interface
Patent Number: 7,253,643

Inventors: Seiberg; Miri (Princeton, NJ), Shapiro; Stanley S. (Livingston, NJ), Liu; Jue-Chen (Belle Mead, NJ), Miller; Jonathan (Lawrenceville, NJ)
Title: Reducing hair growth, hair follicle and hair shaft size and hair pigmentation
Patent Number: 7,985,404

Inventors: Seifert; Jerry A. (Uniontown, OH)
Title: Rear end collision prevention apparatus
Patent Number: 9,090,203

Inventors: Seifert; Kevin R. (Forest Lake, MN), Whitman; Teresa A. (Dayton, MN), McHenry; Brian T. (Minneapolis, MN), Marshall; Mark T. (Forest Lake, MN), Ahern; Thomas S. (Coronado, CA)
Title: Implantable lead including sensor
Patent Number: 7,254,451

Inventors: Seki; Yuichi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,091,955

Inventors: Seko; Akiyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Sato; Natsuki (Tokyo, JP), Asano; Isamu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of producing phase change memory device
Patent Number: 7,985,693

Inventors: Sellers; Freddie L. (Arlington, TX), Thomas, Jr.; Stanley R. (Houston, TX), Tello; Lucio N. (Benbrook, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for anchoring tool in borehole conduit
Patent Number: 7,252,143

Inventors: Selman; Jan Robert (Chicago, IL), Nomura; Hiroshi (Chiba, JP), Hallaj; Said Al (Chicago, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for electrostatic spray deposition for a solid oxide fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,252,851

Inventors: Sem; Daniel S. (San Diego, CA), Pellecchia; Maurizio (San Diego, CA), Tempczyk-Russell; Anna (San Diego, CA)
Title: NMR-solve method for rapid identification of bi-ligand drug candidates
Patent Number: 7,252,931

Inventors: Semonov; Kostyantyn (Irvine, CA)
Title: Multi-element broadband omni-directional antenna array
Patent Number: 7,986,280

Inventors: Senner; Joe (Round Rock, TX), Kulwin; David (Austin, TX)
Title: System and method of command processing
Patent Number: 7,987,455

Inventors: Seo; Jeong-Wook (Daegu, KR), Lee; Dong-Yul (Daegu, KR), Kim; Hwan (Gumi-si, KR), Park; Wei-Jin (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for processing an image signal in a digital broadcast receiver
Patent Number: 7,986,846

Inventors: Seo; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Inoue; Hideko (Kanagawa, JP), Tokuda; Atsushi (Kanagawa, JP), Nomura; Ryoji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Phosphorescence compound and electro field light emitting device having the same
Patent Number: 7,252,895

Inventors: Sergio; Maximilian (Sasso Marconi, IT), Manaresi; Nicol (Bologna, IT), Tartagni; Marco (Meldola, IT), Guerrieri; Roberto (Bologna, IT), Canegallo; Roberto (Tortona, IT)
Title: Method for determination of the physical features of a tire
Patent Number: 7,251,991

Inventors: Seto; Harold (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Adaptive warehouse data validation tool
Patent Number: 9,092,493

Inventors: Sette; Alessandro (La Jolla, CA), Sidney; John (San Diego, CA), Southwood; Scott (Santee, CA), Celis; Esteban (Rochester, MN)
Title: HLA binding peptides and their uses
Patent Number: 7,252,829

Inventors: Seutter; Daniel C. (Beaumont, CA), Diederichs; Robert (Sherwood Park, CA), MacCallum; Andy (Cochzane, CA), Yee; Jerry (Edmonton, CA)
Title: Measurement while drilling mud pulser control valve mechanism
Patent Number: 7,986,245

Inventors: Seymour; Fraser Wade (Middletown, MD)
Title: Composite electrode comprising a carbon structure coated with a thin film of mixed metal oxides for electrochemical energy storage
Patent Number: 7,986,509

Inventors: Sezen; Kumsal Deniz (Waltham, MA), Bushnell-Fowler; Stephen (Clearwater, FL)
Title: 3D mapping with two orthogonal imaging views
Patent Number: 9,091,628

Inventors: Shamoon; Talal G. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for retrofitting electronic appliances to accept different content formats
Patent Number: 7,987,514

Inventors: Shan; Zhiping (Bloomfield, NJ), Gao; Xintao (Edison, NJ), Yeh; Chuen Y. (Edison, NJ), Angevine; Philip J. (Woodbury, NJ), Kraus; Martin (Jersey City, NJ)
Title: Method for making mesoporous or combined mesoporous and microporous inorganic oxides
Patent Number: 7,985,400

Inventors: Shand; Jason J. (Wallington, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for guided missile and/or net shield
Patent Number: 9,091,513

Inventors: Shapland; J. Edward (Vadnais Heights, MN), Walsh; Robert G. (Lakeville, MN), Dockter; John David (Brooklyn Park, MN), Vanden Hoek; John C. (Elk River, MN)
Title: Cardiac disease treatment and device
Patent Number: 7,252,632

Inventors: Sheem; Kyeu-Yoon (Yongin-si, KR), Ishida; Sumihito (Yongin-si, KR), Song; Eui-Hwan (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Active material including a thin film graphite layer and rechargeable lithium battery
Patent Number: 9,093,711

Inventors: Shen; Chung-Li (Taipei, TW), Hsu; Yu-Shan (Taipei, TW)
Title: Image processing method and apparatus for color enhancement and correction
Patent Number: 7,986,833

Inventors: Shen; Jiyun (Yokohama, JP), Oda; Yasuhiro (Yokosuka, JP), Takiishi; Kosei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Positioning system, IC chip for positioning, positioning method, and positioning program
Patent Number: 7,986,264

Inventors: Shen; Jun (Phoenix, AZ), Wei; Cheng Ping (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: Latching micro-magnetic switch array
Patent Number: 7,253,710

Inventors: Shepherd; David E. (Bristol, GB)
Title: Aligning load/store data using rotate, mask, zero/sign-extend and or operation
Patent Number: 7,254,699

Inventors: Sherer; F. Alexei (Escondido, CA)
Title: Recordation and organization of problem solving data
Patent Number: 7,254,782

Inventors: Sheu; Yi-Zhong (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Vehicle headlamp with laser lighting source
Patent Number: 9,091,406

Inventors: Shibata; Koichiro (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Electronic wind instrument and zero point compensation method therefor
Patent Number: 7,985,916

Inventors: Shibata; Takanori (Hitachinaka, JP), Hatamiya; Shigeo (Hitachi, JP), Seiki; Nobuhiro (Hikari, JP), Koganezawa; Tomomi (Hitachi, JP), Sagae; Katsuhiko (Hitachinaka, JP), Araki; Hidefumi (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Gas turbine installation
Patent Number: 7,251,926

Inventors: Shih; Yu Ting (New Taipei, TW), Ho; Cheng Nan (New Taipei, TW), Wang; Szu Hong (New Taipei, TW), Sie; Wu Jhih (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Adaptive around-view monitoring device
Patent Number: 9,094,583

Inventors: Shim; David Hyunchul (Milpitas, CA), Lin; Jong-Min (Cupertino, CA), Guo; Lin (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Disturbance signal reduction in servo systems
Patent Number: 7,253,987

Inventors: Shima; Takeaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Printing method and apparatus
Patent Number: 9,090,101

Inventors: Shimada; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Stereo picture generating device, and stereo picture generating method
Patent Number: 9,094,672

Inventors: Shimazoe; Toshihiro (Kanagawa-Ken, JP), Watanabe; Shigeru (Kanagawa-Ken, JP)
Title: Fuel cell constituting component
Patent Number: 9,093,673

Inventors: Shimizu; Takayuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Low-cost WDM terminal device accommodating plurality of client signal
Patent Number: 7,254,333

Inventors: Shimokawa; Koichi (Tokyo, JP), Hara; Kota (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Magnetic recording disk and process for manufacture thereof
Patent Number: 7,252,897

Inventors: Shin; Hyoun-Jeong (Incheon, KR), Lee; Dong-Il (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Stator of motor, and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,253,547

Inventors: Shin; Hyun Koock (Suwon, KR), Kim; Bum Soo (Cheonan, KR), Kim; Jin Sik (Suwon, KR), Kim; Jun Young (Anyang, KR), Kim; Young Seop (Icheon, KR), Cho; Bo Yearn (Pyeongtaek, KR)
Title: Method for thin film vapor deposition of a dialkyl amido dihydroaluminum compound
Patent Number: 7,985,450

Inventors: Shin; Kyoung Ju (Hwaseong-si, KR), Lee; Seung-Hoon (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 9,094,679

Inventors: Shin; Kyoung-Ju (Kyungki-do, KR), Kim; Hee-Seob (Kyungki-do, KR), Hong; Sung-Kyu (Kyungki-do, KR), Lee; Baek-Woon (Kyungki-do, KR)
Title: Multi-domain liquid crystal display and a thin film transistor substrate of the same
Patent Number: 7,253,849

Inventors: Shin; Min Sig (Suwon, KR), Cho; Myung Rae (Incheon, KR), Lee; Hong Wook (Yongin, KR), Kim; Wootae (Suwon, KR), Cho; Jin Woo (Seongnam, KR)
Title: Dual rotor oil pump of an engine with balance weight arrangement
Patent Number: 7,985,055

Inventors: Shinmura; Hiroshi (Toyokawa, JP), Hayashi; Tetsuya (Kasugai, JP), Okada; Nobuyuki (Okazaki, JP), Kamikawa; Naohide (Toyokawa, JP)
Title: Railway vehicle body tilting system
Patent Number: 9,090,267

Inventors: Shinoda; Toshio (Kiyosu, JP), Nagahara; Kayoko (Kiyosu, JP), Inoue; Yutaka (Kiyosu, JP), Takahashi; Shuhei (Kiyosu, JP), Miwa; Toshihiro (Kiyosu, JP)
Title: Composition for polishing and method of polishing semiconductor substrate using same
Patent Number: 9,090,799

Inventors: Shinohara; Yuji (Kanagawa, JP), Yamamoto; Makiko (Tokyo, JP), Yokokawa; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Data processing device and data processing method
Patent Number: 9,094,043

Inventors: Shinohara; Yuji (Suwa, JP), Nakagawa; Tetsuo (Chino, JP)
Title: Light emitting apparatus and electronic equipment provided with the light emitting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,986,085

Inventors: Shiokawa; Tsuyoshi (Hachioji, JP), Wakabayashi; Hiroyuki (Hachioji, JP), Uchiyama; Masaaki (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Sheet trimming apparatus and image forming system
Patent Number: 7,987,751

Inventors: Shirado; Hiroki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,094,630

Inventors: Shirakawa; Kazuo (Yokohama, JP), Kurono; Yasuhiro (Kobe, JP)
Title: Detection and ranging system and angle estimation method
Patent Number: 9,091,758

Inventors: Shirakawa; Toshifumi (Noda, JP)
Title: Perfume composition and process for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,252,849

Inventors: Shirasuna; Toshiyasu (Mishima, JP), Nishimura; Yuu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Electrophotographic photosensitive member, method for manufacturing the same, and electrophotographic apparatus
Patent Number: 9,091,948

Inventors: Shiu; Da-shan (San Jose, CA), Malladi; Durga P. (San Diego, CA), Bhashyam; Srikrishna (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Noise and channel estimation using low spreading factors
Patent Number: 7,254,170

Inventors: Shoham; Gilad (Toronto, CA), Shoham; Shmuel (Takoma Park, MD)
Title: Wearable disinfecting gel dispenser
Patent Number: 7,988,020

Inventors: Shor; Roi Menahem (Tel Aviv, IL), Goren; Ori (Kibutz Ruchama, IL), Horn; Avraham (Givat Shmuel, IL)
Title: Device and method for synchronization in a mobile communication system
Patent Number: 9,094,908

Inventors: Shu; Deming (Darien, IL), Wang; Jin (Burr Ridge, IL)
Title: Radiation-transparent windows, method for imaging fluid transfers
Patent Number: 7,985,467

Inventors: Shukla; Jagdish (Aurangabad, IN), Reyaz Khan; Anjum (Aurangabad, IN), Merwade; Arvind (Betgeri, IN), Siddiqui; Mohammad Jaweed Mukarram (Aurangabad, IN), Kumar; Yatendra (Aurangabad, IN)
Title: Processes for the preparation of clopidogrel
Patent Number: 7,985,859

Inventors: Shuman; Mohammed Ataur Rahman (San Diego, CA), Goel; Amit (San Diego, CA), Sharma; Sandeep (San Diego, CA)
Title: Enhancing reachability in internet protocol communications
Patent Number: 9,094,519

Inventors: Shuster; Gary Stephen (Fresno, CA)
Title: Eyewear with pinhole aperture and lens
Patent Number: 7,984,987

Inventors: Shye; Joshua (Zichron Yaakov, IL)
Title: Modular suspended wine bottle holder
Patent Number: 7,988,118

Inventors: Sickenius; Louis S. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Real time physical asset inventory management through triangulation of video data capture event detection and database interrogation
Patent Number: 9,092,961

Inventors: Siegel; Kenneth P. (Nashua, NH), Krawczyk; John J. (Lexington, MA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for directing packets among a group of processors
Patent Number: 7,254,639

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Inkjet printhead with high nozzle area density
Patent Number: 7,252,366

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Printhead system with substrate channel supporting printhead and ink hose
Patent Number: 7,984,971

Inventors: Silvester; Kelan C. (Portland, OR)
Title: Apparatus and method for wireless device set-up and authentication using audio authentication.sub.--information
Patent Number: 7,254,708

Inventors: Sim; Derek (Burlingame, CA)
Title: Methods for treating bleeding disorders
Patent Number: 9,090,697

Inventors: Simard; John J. L. (Northridge, CA), Diamond; David C. (West Hills, CA)
Title: Anti-neovasculature preparations for cancer
Patent Number: 7,252,824

Inventors: Simon; David (Harrison Township, MI)
Title: Control pedal disabling device
Patent Number: 7,251,969

Inventors: Simon; Thomas D. (Southborough, MA), Amirtharajah; Rajeevan (Providence, RI), Benham; John R. (Hopkinton, MA), Critchlow; John (Northborough, MA)
Title: Electromagnetic coupler registration and mating
Patent Number: 7,252,537

Inventors: Simpson; Zachary B. (Austin, TX)
Title: Embedded survey and analytics engine
Patent Number: 9,092,799

Inventors: Sims; Robert C. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Media library monitoring system and method
Patent Number: 9,092,138

Inventors: Singh; Jasbir (Naperville, IL), Gurney; Mark E. (Grand Rapids, MI)
Title: 2,4-diaminoquinazolines for spinal muscular atrophy
Patent Number: 7,985,755

Inventors: Singh; Rajendra P. (Broomfield, CO), Martin; Jerry Lynn (Superior, CO)
Title: Fluoronation of alpha-haloalkyl ketones
Patent Number: 9,090,546

Inventors: Singhal; Sandeep Kishan (Englewood Cliffs, NJ), Levinson; Barry Eliot (New York, NY), Sanders; Darren Michael (Nanuet, NY)
Title: Technique for enabling remote data access and manipulation from a pervasive device
Patent Number: 7,254,621

Inventors: Singhal; Tara C. (Torrance, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for an integrated identity security and payment system
Patent Number: 7,254,560

Inventors: Sivasankar; Sobhana (Urbandale, IA), Helentjaris; Timothy J. (Ankeny, IA), Xu; Deping (Johnston, IA)
Title: Transcriptional activators involved in abiotic stress tolerance
Patent Number: 7,253,000

Inventors: Slabaugh; Billy (Duncan, OK), Weaver; Jimmie D. (Duncan, OK), Nguyen; Philip D. (Duncan, OK)
Title: Methods for preparing slurries of coated particulates
Patent Number: 7,252,146

Inventors: Slavin; Keith (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for electronic image processing
Patent Number: 7,254,281

Inventors: Sleijpen; Stephen John (Balmain, AU), Tharion; Joseph (Balmain, AU), Waszczuk; Jan (Balmain, AU), O'Donnell; Eric Patrick (Balmain, AU), Granger; William (Balmain, AU), Bernardi; David (Balmain, AU), O'Farrell; Stephen Richard (Balmain, AU), Thelander; Jason Mark (Balmain, AU)
Title: Pressure-based tester for a platform assembly
Patent Number: 7,984,640

Inventors: Sleijpen; Stephen John (Balmain, AU), Tharion; Joseph (Balmain, AU), Waszczuk; Jan (Balmain, AU), O'Donnell; Eric Patrick (Balmain, AU), Granger; William (Balmain, AU), Bernardi; David (Balmain, AU), O'Farrell; Stephen Richard (Balmain, AU), Thelander; Jason Mark (Balmain, AU)
Title: Pneumatic assembly for a pressure decay tester
Patent Number: 7,987,699

Inventors: Slominski; Andrzej (Memphis, TN), Tuckey; Robert (Crawley, WA 6009, AU), Zjawiony; Jordan (Oxford, MS), Stewart; D. Jeremy (Water Valley, MS), Wortsman; Jacobo (Springfield, IL)
Title: Enzymatic method to produce 7-dehydropregnenolone, vitamin D3-like compounds and derivatives thereof
Patent Number: 7,253,293

Inventors: Smith; Bradley P. (Austin, TX)
Title: Through-via and method of forming
Patent Number: 7,985,655

Inventors: Smith; Clint (Warwick, NY), Devisetti; Nageswara Rao Deekshitha (Bangalore, IN), Smith; Samuel (Warwick, NY)
Title: Cell selection in dynamic spectrum arbitrage system
Patent Number: 9,094,899

Inventors: Smith; Clint (Warwick, NY), Devisetti; Nageswara Rao Deekshitha (Bangalore, IN), Smith; Samuel (Warwick, NY)
Title: Methods and systems for dynamic spectrum arbitrage user profile management
Patent Number: 9,094,958

Inventors: Smith; David W. (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: Vehicle immobilizer
Patent Number: 9,090,171

Inventors: Smith; J. Walter (Seneca, SC)
Title: Systems and methods for thermal management in a gas turbine powerplant
Patent Number: 7,984,606

Inventors: Smith; Joel (San Diego, CA), Osborne; Aaron (Redding, CA), Chalkin; Brian (Tulsa, OK)
Title: Combined intramedullary and extramedullary surgical aiming system and method
Patent Number: 9,089,375

Inventors: Smith; Mark (Irvine, CA), Qiao; Chongming (Irvine, CA), Condido; Vincent (Palo Alto, CA), Amironi; Reza (Dana Point, CA), Asvadi; Amir (Laguna Hills, CA)
Title: Over voltage protection scheme for synchronous buck converter
Patent Number: 7,254,000

Inventors: Smith; Roger P. (Perrysburg, OH)
Title: Container having irradiated indicia
Patent Number: 7,253,422

Inventors: Smith; Vincent Maddock (Langley, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for a global navigation satellite system receiver coupled to a host computer system
Patent Number: 7,986,263

Inventors: Smith; W. Novis (Philadelphia, PA), McCloskey; Joel R. (Philadelphia, PA), Gormley; James J. (Ardsley, PA)
Title: Carbon electrodes and electrochemical capacitors
Patent Number: 7,986,510

Inventors: So; Ning (Plano, TX), Fumagalli; Andrea (Dallas, TX), Chen; Yuhua (Houston, TX)
Title: Method and system for sharing router resources via a mobile virtual router
Patent Number: 9,094,342

Inventors: Sohn; Illsoo (Anyang-si, KR), Park; Jonghyun (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Kijun (Anyang-si, KR), Seo; Hanbyul (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method for reporting channel state information in wireless communication system and apparatus therefor
Patent Number: 9,094,995

Inventors: Son; In-Hyuk (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Si-Hyun (Suwon-si, KR), Kweon; Ho-Jin (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Direct oxidation fuel cell system
Patent Number: 7,985,511

Inventors: Song; Kyoung Woon (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Jong Sung (Incheon, KR)
Title: Piece with magnets for building a toy
Patent Number: 7,985,116

Inventors: Song; Soo Yong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Injector/ejector and shelf structure grounded to card frame ground
Patent Number: 7,252,521

Inventors: Song; Xiaoheng (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method and system for managing protocol connection in PBB network and BEB node
Patent Number: 9,094,346

Inventors: Souther; James P. (Los Angeles, CA), Steele; Eugene M. (Cypress, CA), Conroy; Karl D. (Huntington Beach, CA), Radys; Raymond G. (Santa Monica, CA), Henze; Christopher P. (Lakeville, MN)
Title: Isolated high voltage battery charger and integrated battery pack
Patent Number: 7,253,584

Inventors: Souza; Glaucia Mendes (Sao Paulo, BR), Papini-Terzi; Flavia Stal (Sao Paulo, BR), Rocha; Flavia Riso (Sao Paulo, BR), Waclawovsky; Alessandro Jaquiel (Sao Paulo, BR), V ncio; Ricardo Zorzetto Nicollielo (Sao Paulo, BR), Marques; Joselia Oliveira (Sao Paulo, BR), de Maria Felix; Juliana (Campinas, BR), Teixeira; Marcelo Menossi (Campinas, BR), Buckeridge; Marcos (Rua do Matao, BR), Pereira de Souza; Amanda (Rua do Matao, BR), Ulian; Eug nio Cesar (Piracicaba, BR)
Title: Genes associated to sucrose content
Patent Number: 9,090,702

Inventors: Spitzer; Hedva (Tel-Aviv, IL), Barkan; Yuval (Kraf-Sirkin, IL), Kanelovitch; Lonia (Holon, IL), Yacov; Itzchak (Ramat-Gan, IL), Rundstein; Arie (Herzlia, IL), Sklair-Levy; Miriam (Mevasseret Zion, IL)
Title: Method and system for processing an image
Patent Number: 9,092,878

Inventors: Springer; Gilbert (Fremont, CA)
Title: Voltage excited piezoelectric resistance memory cell system
Patent Number: 7,985,960

Inventors: Spycher; Martin (Richterswil, CH), Oechslin; Urs (Maur, CH), Vonlanthen; Bruno (Schanis, CH), Kolliker; Marcel (Kusnacht, CH), Peier; Dieter (Biberist, CH)
Title: Electromechanical rotary lock cylinder
Patent Number: 7,987,687

Inventors: Squyres; Jerrell P. (Point, TX)
Title: Sliding decking beam end
Patent Number: 9,090,191

Inventors: Squyres; Jerrell P. (Point, TX)
Title: Reversible decking beam end
Patent Number: 9,090,192

Inventors: Stanhope; David (Bayswater North, AU)
Title: Computing filter coefficients for an equalizer in a communication receiver
Patent Number: 7,987,220

Inventors: Stannard; Paul R. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and system for indicating a license status of an object
Patent Number: 7,254,783

Inventors: Stanton; Owen D. (Commack, NY)
Title: Systems and methods for providing supplemental insurance for leased vehicles
Patent Number: 7,987,104

Inventors: Stark; Ola (Hammaro, SE), Lofgren; Mats (Visby, SE), Svanberg; Lars Peter (Karlskoga, SE)
Title: Plasma jet igniter used for an electro-theremal-chemical (ETC) gun, machine gun or other barreled weapon or equivalent type
Patent Number: 7,987,759

Inventors: Starkebaum; Warren L. (Plymouth, MN), Prentice; Thomas R. (Lake Elmo, MN)
Title: Ablation of stomach lining to reduce stomach acid secretion
Patent Number: 7,252,665

Inventors: Starr; Matthew Thomas (Lafyette, CO), Rector; Richard Douglas (Arvada, CO), Lantry; Mark Lorin (Fort Collins, CO), Barr; John David (Superior, CO)
Title: Variable media tape-based storage system
Patent Number: 7,253,983

Inventors: Statsenko; Konstantin (Moscow, RU), Deryagin; Dmitry (Moscow, RU)
Title: Identifying picture areas based on gradient image analysis
Patent Number: 9,092,668

Inventors: Steffl; Udo (Weidenberg, DE), Bohm; Volker (Sparneck, DE)
Title: Polyolefin tube
Patent Number: 7,985,457

Inventors: Steinbrecher; Donald H (Brookline, MA)
Title: Method for improving the range of an electromagnetic signal receiving system
Patent Number: 9,094,081

Inventors: Steiner; Dennis W. (Fort Collins, CO), Avery; Jan L. (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Protective covering for hand-held camera
Patent Number: 7,986,872

Inventors: Stephens; Michael (Mapperley, Nottingham NG3 5QX, GB)
Title: Play apparatus
Patent Number: 7,252,271

Inventors: Stephens; Richard S. (Orinda, CA), Kawa; Diane (Albany, CA)
Title: Porin B (PorB) as a therapeutic target for prevention and treatment of infection by Chlamydia
Patent Number: 7,253,275

Inventors: Stockberger; Randall Lee (Independence, OR), Paul; Ronald Gregory (Vancouver, WA), McClelland; Todd Alan (Corvallis, OR), Carlson; Gregory Frank (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for adaptive motor speed control
Patent Number: 7,253,580

Inventors: Stocken; Christian (Munchen, DE), Dobler; Manfred (Munchen, DE)
Title: Semiconductor device testing apparatus, system, and method for testing the contacting with semiconductor devices positioned one upon the other
Patent Number: 7,251,758

Inventors: Stocken; Christian (Munchen, DE), Resch; Gerald (Munchen, DE), Proll; Manfred (Dorfen, DE), Dobler; Manfred (Munchen, DE)
Title: Circuit arrangement having a number of integrated circuit components on a carrier substrate and method for testing a circuit arrangement of this type
Patent Number: 7,251,772

Inventors: Stone; Kevin T. (Winona Lake, IN), Troxel; Karen (Warsaw, IN)
Title: Composite collagen material and method of forming same
Patent Number: 7,252,832

Inventors: Story; John (Murfreesboro, TN)
Title: Wheel servicing apparatus and methods
Patent Number: 7,987,889

Inventors: Stowers; Mark D. (Royse City, TX)
Title: Integrated carton and bottle opener
Patent Number: 7,987,976

Inventors: Strait; Sean (Fonda, NY)
Title: Bearing assembly spacer adjustable system and method for adjusting a spacer
Patent Number: 7,251,892

Inventors: Stransky; Philippe (Cheseaux-sur-Lausanne, CH)
Title: Method for controlling access to encrypted data
Patent Number: 7,986,781

Inventors: Stuber; Axel (Osnabruck, DE), Van Hullen; Peter (Ibbenbuhren, DE)
Title: Device for the ultrasound testing of hot rolling material
Patent Number: 7,987,719

Inventors: Stucki; Martin (Pfaffikon, CH)
Title: Rotor blade coupling device and rotor head
Patent Number: 9,090,344

Inventors: Sturzebecher; Jorg (Erfurt, DE), Steinmetzer; Torsten (Jena, DE), Schweinitz; Andrea (Jena, DE), Sturzebecher; Anne (Weimar, DE), Donnecke; Daniel (Weimar, DE)
Title: Base-substituted benzylamine analogs for use as coagulation factor Xa inhibitors, the production and use thereof
Patent Number: 9,090,658

Inventors: Stutts; Tommy (Athens, TX)
Title: Method and system for atomized dispersion of hydrogen sulfide scavenger
Patent Number: 9,089,854

Inventors: Su; Ji (Yorktown, VA), Huang; Ngan Fong (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Carbon nanotube reinforced porous carbon having three-dimensionally ordered porosity and method of fabricating same
Patent Number: 7,252,884

Inventors: Subramanian; Ravi (Mountain View, CA), Jha; Uma (Placentia, CA), Medlock; Joel D. (Campbell, CA)
Title: Wireless spread spectrum communication platform using dynamically reconfigurable logic
Patent Number: 7,254,649

Inventors: Subramanian; Sundar (Somerville, NJ), Wu; Xinzhou (Monmouth Junction, NJ), Geng; Quan (Urbana, IL), Measson; Cyril (Somerville, NJ), Richardson; Thomas J. (South Orange, NJ), Li; Junyi (Chester, NJ)
Title: Methods and apparatus to improve channel estimation in communication systems
Patent Number: 9,094,164

Inventors: Suda; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Yokoshima; Hideki (Kanagawa, JP), Takaike; Yoshihisa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Signal processing apparatus and method, receiving apparatus and method, and, transmitting apparatus and method
Patent Number: 9,094,024

Inventors: Sueki; Toshitsugu (Osaka, JP), Nishijima; Motoaki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method for producing positive electrode active substance, and use of said active substance
Patent Number: 9,090,470

Inventors: Sugano; Alan (Chino, CA)
Title: Cart attachment for a backpack
Patent Number: 9,089,197

Inventors: Sugawara; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Kazuo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 7,254,081

Inventors: Suh; Daewoong (Phoenix, AZ), Jayaraman; Saikumar (Chandler, AZ), Lehman; Stephen E. (Chandler, AZ), Patel; Mitesh (Phoenix, AZ), Byrne; Tiffany A. (Chandler, AZ), Martin; Edward L. (Chandler, AZ), Basiron; Mohd Erwan B. (Pulau Pinang, MY), Loh; Wei Keat (Penang, MY), Lim; Sheau Hooi (Pulau Penang, MY), Chin; Yoong Tatt P. (Penang, MY)
Title: Stress-relief layers and stress-compensation collars with low-temperature solders for board-level joints, and processes of making same
Patent Number: 7,253,088

Inventors: Sumida; Kazue (Hiroshima, JP), Ito; Akira (Hiroshima, JP), Toyota; Minoru (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Seat device for vehicle
Patent Number: 7,252,318

Inventors: Sun; Lijun (Harvard, MA), Borella; Christopher (Bedford, MA), Li; Hao (Brookline, MA), Jiang; Jun (Norwood, MA), Chen; Shoujun (Bedford, MA), Koya; Keizo (Chestnut Hill, MA), Inoue; Takayo (Malden, MA), Du; Zhenjian (Northborough, MA), Foley; Kevin (Cambridge, MA), Wu; Yaming (Lexington, MA), Zhang; Mei (Lexington, MA), Ying; Weiwen (Groton, MA)
Title: Compounds for the treatment of proliferative disorders
Patent Number: 9,090,603

Inventors: Sung; Feng-Kuang (Hsinchu, TW), Kao; John (Kaohsiung, TW), Chang; Ching-Chung (Hsinchu, TW), Chiu; Cheng-Hui (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Document management and access control by document's attributes for document query system
Patent Number: 7,254,588

Inventors: Sung; Hosang (Yongin-si, KR), Oh; Eunmi (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Junghoe (Seoul, KR), Lee; Kangeun (Gangneung-si, KR)
Title: Encoder and decoder to encode signal into a scalable codec and to decode scalable codec, and encoding and decoding methods of encoding signal into scalable codec and decoding the scalable codec
Patent Number: 9,094,662

Inventors: Sung; Young Chul (Kyungsangbuk-do, KR), Lee; Sung Hee (Seoul, KR), Ha; Sang Jun (Kyungsangbuk-do, KR), Song; Man Ki (Kyungsangbuk-do, KR), Chang; Jun (Kyungsangbuk-do, KR)
Title: Genes of IL-12P40 subunit mutated for improving the activity of IL-12 and use thereof for DNA vaccine adjuvant
Patent Number: 7,253,151

Inventors: Suo; Zhiming (Kansas City, KS), Festoff; Barry W. (Kansas City, MO)
Title: Method of detecting and preventing Alzheimer's disease, particularly at prodromal and early stages
Patent Number: 7,252,953

Inventors: Susanto; Edy (Singapore, SG), Leong; Foo Leng (Singapore, SG), Teoh; Cheng Yong (Singapore, SG)
Title: Speed control systems and methods for decreasing power consumption in rotating storage devices
Patent Number: 7,986,483

Inventors: Sutardja; Pantas (Los Gatos, CA), Wu; Albert (Palo Alto, CA), Wei; Chien-Chuan (Sunnyvale, CA), Chang; Runzi (Santa Clara, CA), Lee; Winston (Palo Alto, CA), Lee; Peter (Fremont, CA)
Title: Methods to form wide heater trenches and to form memory cells to engage heaters
Patent Number: 7,985,616

Inventors: Suwa; Kaname (Yokohama, JP), Ando; Masahiro (Yokohama, JP), Takahashi; Mamoru (Murayama, JP), Tamiya; Naoki (Sagae, JP), Aboshi; Yoshiaki (Tendo, JP)
Title: Recording medium drive unit
Patent Number: 7,254,819

Inventors: Suzaki; Tetsuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Kuriyama; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Matsumoto; Yoshihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Receiver and receiving method capable of detecting an eye aperture size formed by reception data signals
Patent Number: 7,254,345

Inventors: Suzuki; Masayasu (Kawasaki, JP), Akatsuka; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Video signal processing device, method of the same and vehicle-mounted camera system
Patent Number: 7,986,371

Inventors: Suzuki; Nobuhiko (Ebina, JP), Ito; Yasushi (Ebina, JP), Tanaka; Shinji (Ebina, JP)
Title: Spindle unit having pressure foot
Patent Number: 7,252,462

Inventors: Suzuki; Sachio (Hitachi, JP), Takehara; Hideaki (Hitachi, JP), Fukuda; Kunihiro (Tsukuba, JP), Kataoka; Yuta (Hitachi, JP), Hayashi; Shinya (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Connection structure
Patent Number: 7,985,092

Inventors: Swann; Betsy (Grass Valley, CA), Stout; Christopher A. (San Bruno, CA), Cruzada; Julian (Sunnyvale, CA), Gopal; Vidya (Germantown, MD), Hermanto; Charlotte (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Devices and methods for occluding a fallopian tube
Patent Number: 7,987,853

Inventors: Swanson; Robert C. (Olympia, WA), Rothman; Michael A. (Puyallup, WA), Bulusu; Mallik (Olympia, WA), Zimmer; Vincent J. (Federal Way, WA)
Title: Instant on video
Patent Number: 7,987,348

Inventors: Sween; Barry (Santa Monica, CA), Elgie; Richard J. (Irvine, CA)
Title: Laptop computer support
Patent Number: 7,986,527

Inventors: Swenson; Steven E. (Redmond, WA), Tanner, Jr.; Theodore Calhoun (Bellevue, WA)
Title: System and methods for automatic DSP processing
Patent Number: 7,254,618

Inventors: Swift; Joseph A. (Ontario, NY), Wallace; Stanley J. (Victor, NY), Seyfried; Richard W. (Williamson, NY), Feinberg; Kathleen A. (Rochester, NY), Bullock; Roger L. (Webster, NY)
Title: Manufacturing system for machining components and corresponding method
Patent Number: 9,093,204

Inventors: Symoen; Lionel (La Roche sur Foron, FR), Sourain; Remi (Domancy, FR)
Title: Method for controlling a group of wirelessly controlled appliances
Patent Number: 9,092,971

Inventors: Tachibana; Sachio (Aichi, JP), Taniyama; Yasushi (Aichi, JP)
Title: Transportation apparatus and tension adjustment method of belt in the same
Patent Number: 7,987,742

Inventors: Taffin; Christian (Le Mesnil Saint Denis, FR)
Title: Method for controlling automatic transmission of a vehicle on a downhill slope
Patent Number: 7,987,034

Inventors: Taguchi; Masatoshi (Okazaki, JP), Matsuda; Yoshiyuki (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Method of writing control data into on-board vehicle control unit and the control unit
Patent Number: 7,987,300

Inventors: Tai; Tomishige (Ome, JP), Akimoto; Hiroshi (Ome, JP), Arai; Katsumi (Tachikawa, JP), Uchidate; Takahiro (Akishima, JP), Koguchi; Mitsuo (Ome, JP)
Title: Self-alignment magnetic connector reduced in size
Patent Number: 7,252,512

Inventors: Tai; Yu-Chong (Pasadena, CA), Meng; Ellis (Pasadena, CA), Chen; Po-Jui (Pasadena, CA), Rodger; Damien C. (Los Angeles, CA), Humayun; Mark (Glendale, CA)
Title: Implantable mechanical pressure sensor and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,252,006

Inventors: Takagi; Fumio (Chino, JP)
Title: Device and method for manufacturing bead array, and method for detecting target substance
Patent Number: 7,253,006

Inventors: Takahashi; Hiromasa (Hachioji, JP), Ito; Kenchi (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Magnetic head and magnetic recording/reproducing device
Patent Number: 7,253,995

Inventors: Takahashi; Keita (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Switching element and a diode being connected to a power source and an inductive load
Patent Number: 9,093,523

Inventors: Takahashi; Kosei (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Color processing apparatus and method for performing color correction according to color stabilization accuracy of an image output device
Patent Number: 7,986,835

Inventors: Takase; Masayuki (Fujisawa, JP), Kimura; Masahiro (Fujisawa, JP), Kusama; Kazuhiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Data transport system and control method of data transport system
Patent Number: 9,094,330

Inventors: Takashima; Daisaburo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device and various systems mounting them
Patent Number: 7,254,051

Inventors: Takeda; Kenichi (Yokohama, JP), Aoki; Katsumi (Yokohama, JP), Ifuku; Toshihiro (Yokohama, JP), Matsuda; Takanori (Tokyo, JP), Fukui; Tetsuro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Piezoelectric element, manufacturing method for piezoelectric body, and liquid jet head
Patent Number: 7,984,977

Inventors: Takei; Yoshinori (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Compositions and methods for causing neurite outgrowth
Patent Number: 9,089,565

Inventors: Takenaka; Tetsuhiro (Miyoshi, JP)
Title: Torsional vibration attenuation apparatus
Patent Number: 9,091,304

Inventors: Takeuchi; Kesatoshi (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Brushless electric machine
Patent Number: 7,986,069

Inventors: Takeuchi; Toru (Iwatsuki, JP)
Title: Banknote moving unit for a banknote storing unit
Patent Number: 7,252,284

Inventors: Takiguchi; Yuji (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Image reading apparatus and a control method for an image reading apparatus
Patent Number: 7,252,233

Inventors: Takimura; Yuta (Tokyo, JP), Ishii; Kouichi (Akita, JP)
Title: Connector having an electronic element built therein without disturbing a characteristic impedance
Patent Number: 7,252,552

Inventors: Talbot; Gerald R. (Concord, MA), Hewitt; Larry D. (Austin, TX), Miranda; Paul C. (Austin, TX), Kumar; Rohit (San Jose, CA), Fang; Emerson S. (Fremont, CA)
Title: In-band method to configure equalization levels
Patent Number: 7,986,727

Inventors: Talwar; Munish (Aurangabad, IN), Kapoor; Ritesh (Ahmedabad, IN), Mashalkar; Manoj (Latur, IN), Jain; Girish Kumar (Delhi, IN)
Title: Pharmaceutical compositions of entacapone, levodopa and carbidopa with improved bioavailability
Patent Number: 9,089,485

Inventors: Tamaki; Masaya (Tokyo, JP), Mitsui; Masashi (Tokyo, JP), Fukunaga; Yoko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 9,091,877

Inventors: Tanaka; Dai (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Information processing device, information processing method and information management system
Patent Number: 7,987,295

Inventors: Tanaka; Keiichi (Hyogo, JP), Oashi; Masahiro (Kyoto, JP), Ohto; Hidetaka (Hyogo, JP), Iwamoto; Hiroaki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Reproduction device and program
Patent Number: 7,986,866

Inventors: Tanaka; Yoshiaki (Fujisawa, JP), Ueno; Shoji (Fujisawa, JP), Fuchigami; Norihiko (Yamato, JP)
Title: Signal encoding apparatus, signal decoding apparatus, player, and digital signal recording medium having area storing audio title set and information for managing audio title set
Patent Number: 7,254,103

Inventors: Tanase; Tomokazu (Hitachinaka, JP), Kagawa; Hiroyuki (Hitachiaka, JP), Amou; Satoru (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Organic-inorganic composite materials containing triazine rings and electrical devices using the same
Patent Number: 9,090,796

Inventors: Tanba; Toshio (Nishio, JP), Ogami; Shiro (Nishio, JP)
Title: Transmission having plural clutches
Patent Number: 7,252,621

Inventors: Tang; Sao-Hsia (Hsin-chu, TW), Wang; Shing-Ru (Hsin-chu, TW)
Title: Circuit board having electrically conductive structure formed between circuit layers thereof and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,253,364

Inventors: Tang; Yiwen (San Jose, CA), Pacetti; Stephen D. (San Jose, CA), Lin; Qing (Fremont, CA), Ding; Ni (San Jose, CA)
Title: Purification of polymers for coating applications
Patent Number: 7,985,441

Inventors: Taniguchi; Shinya (Suwa, JP), Fukui; Yoshiki (Suwa, JP), Kitada; Naruhide (Fujimi-cho, JP)
Title: System, device and method for controlling display presentation order
Patent Number: 7,254,780

Inventors: Tanoury; Gerald J. (Marlborough, MA), Jung; Young Chun (Lexington, MA), Magdziak; Derek (Medford, MA), Looker; Adam (Newton, MA), Kline; Billie J. (Kingston, MA), Jurcik; Vaclav (Cambridge, GB), Dominguez Olmo; Beatriz (Bury St Edmunds, GB)
Title: Processes and intermediates for producing azaindoles
Patent Number: 9,090,614

Inventors: Tanuma; Hiroshi (Gunma, JP), Saito; Naoki (Gunma, JP)
Title: Tire air-pressure sensor
Patent Number: 7,987,706

Inventors: Taramino; Graziana (Wilmington, DE), Allen; Stephen M. (Wilmington, DE), Luck; Stanley (Wilmington, DE), Niu; Xiaomu (Johnston, IA), Sakai; Hajime (Newark, DE), Tingey; Scott V. (Wilmington, DE), Tomes; Dwight (Grimes, IA)
Title: Plants with altered root architecture, related constructs and methods involving genes encoding leucine rich repeat kinase (LLRK) polypeptides and homologs thereof
Patent Number: 9,090,901

Inventors: Tateno; Tadashi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Bending process estimation apparatus, bending process estimation program, and bending process estimation method
Patent Number: 7,254,459

Inventors: Tatsukami; Ikki (Kawasaki, JP), Kumagai; Minoru (Kawasaki, JP), Chikazawa; Nagahisa (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Panel member unit
Patent Number: 7,254,013

Inventors: Tavassoli Kilani; Mehdi (Aliso Viejo, CA), Powell; Scott (Aliso Viejo, CA), Dinc; Kadir (Irvine, CA), Kota; Kishore (Aliso Viejo, CA), Creigh; John (Rancho Santa Margarita, CA), Parizi; Hooman (Campbell, CA)
Title: Method and system for interference cancellation
Patent Number: 9,094,076

Inventors: Tawara; Kazuo (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshida; Naoki (Kanagawa, JP), Tamatani; Shiro (Kanagawa, JP), Hanya; Toru (Kanagawa, JP), Mizuno; Masatoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Tanaka; Chiaki (Kanagawa, JP), Nishimura; Naoki (Kanagawa, JP), Nishiyama; Yukiyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Accounting system and method for processing transaction data
Patent Number: 7,254,554

Inventors: Taylor; Chris (Cheltenham Glos, GB), Mattson; Loren J. (Richfield, MN)
Title: Managed electrical connectivity systems
Patent Number: 9,093,796

Inventors: Taylor; William G. (Columbus, OH), Haemmerle; Scott A. (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Thermally cooled and heated decking
Patent Number: 9,091,057

Inventors: Tchernitchin; Andres (Santiago, CL), Gaete; Leonardo (Santiago, CL), Bustamante; Rodrigo (Santiago, CL)
Title: Pharmaceutical product and analysis model for hormone replacement therapy for women and prevention of some cancers and uterine myomas
Patent Number: 9,089,526

Inventors: Tebon; Darrin (Apache Junction, AZ)
Title: Landing assist apparatus eccentric bushing
Patent Number: 7,252,266

Inventors: Teluob; Jean-Marc (Cornas, FR), Danjaume; Alain (Besayes, FR), Marisy; Stephane (Bourg les Valence, FR), Kara; Karim (Chabeuil, FR)
Title: Cancellation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,987,780

Inventors: Ten Berge; Peter (Eindhoven, NL), Keijsers; Gerardus Johannes Joseph (Venlo, NL)
Title: Substrate, method of preparing a substrate, method of measurement, lithographic apparatus, device manufacturing method and device manufactured thereby, and machine-readable storage medium
Patent Number: 7,253,077

Inventors: Teng; Ching-Hung (Miao-Li, TW), Yang; Chiu-Lien (Miao-Li, TW), Pang; Jia-Pang (Miao-Li, TW)
Title: Light guide plate having V-cut grooves and a liquid crystal display using the same
Patent Number: 7,252,427

Inventors: Tenmyo; Yoshiharu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Illumination optical system, illumination device and image-taking apparatus
Patent Number: 7,254,323

Inventors: Teoh; Wan Yen (Penang, MY), Law; Che Seong (Penang, MY)
Title: Testing for operating life of a memory device with address cycling using a gray code sequence
Patent Number: 7,254,692

Inventors: Terao; Kenji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: CDMA receiver performing a path search, path search method, and program therefor
Patent Number: 7,254,162

Inventors: Tessier; Paul (Lynnfield, MA)
Title: Mobility assistance devices
Patent Number: 9,089,194

Inventors: Thalheim; Jan (Obfelden, CH), Ruedl; Heinz (Evilard, CH)
Title: Method for operating a parallel arrangement of semiconductor power switches
Patent Number: 7,253,540

Inventors: Thalmann; Erwin (Villach, AT)
Title: Method and apparatus for testing circuit units to be tested with different test mode data sets
Patent Number: 7,254,758

Inventors: Thellend; Robert H. (Kamloops, CA)
Title: Core barrel holder and methods of using same
Patent Number: 9,089,904

Inventors: Thieme-Marti; Stefan Jochem (Windisch, CH)
Title: Six degrees of freedom motion platform
Patent Number: 9,091,391

Inventors: Thornton; Thomas H. (Ballwin, MO)
Title: Supplemental container tray
Patent Number: 9,089,235

Inventors: Thurn; Kelly B. (Bartow, FL), Thurn; Jeff A. (Bartow, FL)
Title: Cart assembly
Patent Number: 7,252,302

Inventors: Tian; Yang (Beijing, CN), Wang; Dian (Beijing, CN), Zhu; Huaisong (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method and a base station for allocation measurement gaps
Patent Number: 9,094,996

Inventors: Tiedemann, Jr.; Edward G. (San Diego, CA), Chen; Tao (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for performing fast power control in a mobile communication system
Patent Number: 7,986,749

Inventors: Timmerman, Sr.; Timothy L. (Hesperia, CA), Timmerman, II; Timothy L. (Hesperia, CA)
Title: Lateral force resisting system
Patent Number: 7,251,920

Inventors: Tin; Siu-Kei (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Generating a transformed interim connection space for spectral data
Patent Number: 7,986,829

Inventors: Tkachev; Dmitri (New York, NY)
Title: Methods and systems for identifying, verifying, and authenticating an identity
Patent Number: 9,094,388

Inventors: Tobias; David F. (Pflugerville, TX), Menezes; Evandro (Austin, TX), Russell; Richard (Austin, TX), Altmejd; Morrie (Austin, TX)
Title: System and method for controlling an intergrated circuit to enter a predetermined performance state by skipping all intermediate states based on the determined utilization of the intergrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,254,721

Inventors: Tohgi; Yutaka (Hamakita, JP), Yamauchi; Ken'ichi (Hamamatsu, JP), Gregson; Gary (London, GB)
Title: Musical content utilizing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,985,910

Inventors: Tokar; Joseph C. (Apple Valley, MN), LeBlanc; James A. (Eden Prairie, MN)
Title: Filter arrangement and methods
Patent Number: 7,252,704

Inventors: Tokizawa; Takashi (Nisshin, JP)
Title: Stator core of electric rotating machine and method of manufacturing the core
Patent Number: 7,986,072

Inventors: Tokunaga; Tatsuyuki (Saitama, JP)
Title: Image capturing apparatus, image capturing method, and computer program
Patent Number: 7,254,321

Inventors: Tomatsu; Nobuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Fukui; Toshifumi (Yokohama, JP), Shimizu; Nobuyoshi (Sakura, JP), Takayanagi; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Probe, probe set, and probe carrier for detecting DNA of Trichophyton verrucosum
Patent Number: 7,985,544

Inventors: Tomatsu; Nobuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Fukui; Toshifumi (Yokohama, JP), Shimizu; Nobuyoshi (Sakura, JP), Takayanagi; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Probe, probe set, and probe carrier for detecting DNA of Trichophyton violaceum
Patent Number: 7,985,545

Inventors: Tomerlin; Andrew (Coral Springs, FL), Stengel; Robert E. (Pompano Beach, FL)
Title: Delay line based multiple frequency generator circuits for CDMA processing
Patent Number: 7,254,208

Inventors: Tomine; Jun (Abiko, JP), Ikeda; Yuichi (Abiko, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,254,356

Inventors: Tomlin; Andrew John (San Jose, CA)
Title: Selective enablement of operating modes or features via host transfer rate detection
Patent Number: 9,092,160

Inventors: Tomofuji; Hiroaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Multiplex optical communication system
Patent Number: 7,254,334

Inventors: Ton-That; Luan (San Jose, CA), Nguyen; Lau (Sunnyvale, CA), Hwu; Gwoyuh (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for recovering addressing data
Patent Number: 9,092,323

Inventors: Tong; Jose (Pleasanton, CA), Lenz; Eric H (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Apparatus for reducing polymer deposition on a substrate and substrate support
Patent Number: 7,252,738

Inventors: Tongue; Stephen (Hampden, MA)
Title: Water-from-air system using desiccant wheel and exhaust
Patent Number: 7,251,945

Inventors: Toprani; Shyam S. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for managing visual information
Patent Number: 9,092,128

Inventors: Torres; Iky A. (Bronx, NY)
Title: Batting practice trainer
Patent Number: 9,089,751

Inventors: Tosaka; Akio (Chiba, JP), Kaneko; Sinjiro (Chiba, JP), Tominaga; Yoichi (Chiba, JP), Katayama; Noriyuki (Chiba, JP), Kurosawa; Nobutaka (Chiba, JP), Sakata; Kei (Chiba, JP), Furukimi; Osamu (Chiba, JP)
Title: High tensile hot-rolled steel sheet having excellent strain aging hardening properties and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,252,724

Inventors: Tosey; Joseph Peter Robert (North Vancouver, CA)
Title: Enterprise access configuration
Patent Number: 7,251,823

Inventors: Toyota; Minoru (Hiroshima, JP), Ito; Akira (Hiroshima, JP), Sumida; Kazue (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Seat device for vehicle
Patent Number: 7,252,319

Inventors: Trad; Daniel (Calgary, CA), Siliqi; Risto (Paris, FR)
Title: Device and method for de-blending simultaneous shooting data with apex shifted radon transform
Patent Number: 9,091,788

Inventors: Tran; Luan (Meridian, ID), Rericha; William T. (Boise, ID), Lee; John (Boise, ID), Alapati; Raman (Boise, ID), Honarkhah; Sheron (Boise, ID), Meng; Shuang (Boise, ID), Sharma; Puneet (Ames, IA), Bai; Jingyi (Jenny) (San Jose, CA), Yin; Zhiping (Boise, ID), Morgan; Paul (Kuna, ID), Abatchev; Mirzafer K. (Boise, ID), Sandhu; Gurtej S. (Boise, ID), Durcan; D. Mark (Boise, ID)
Title: Pitch reduced patterns relative to photolithography features
Patent Number: 7,253,118

Inventors: Tran; Thang M. (Austin, TX), Schinzler; Michael B. (Austin, TX)
Title: Systems and methods for reducing branch misprediction penalty
Patent Number: 9,092,225

Inventors: Trappen; Anthony R. (Fargo, ND), Anonsen; Steven P. (Fargo, ND)
Title: Method for specifying and parsing expressions
Patent Number: 7,254,808

Inventors: Traylor; Leland B. (Draper, UT)
Title: Plunger actuated pumping system
Patent Number: 7,252,148

Inventors: Triebel; Clemens (Berlin, DE), Bosch; Erich (Hangelsberg, DE)
Title: Electrical energy store and method for closed-loop control of such energy store
Patent Number: 9,093,845

Inventors: Trono; Didier (Collonge, CH), Cosset; Francois-Loic (Lyons, FR), Sandrin; Virginie (Lyons, FR)
Title: Chimeric glycoproteins and pseudotyped lentiviral vectors
Patent Number: 9,090,908

Inventors: Trudsoe; Jens Eskil (Roskilde, DK), Olsen; Helle Bech (Haslev, DK)
Title: Cold prepared gel and method for making same
Patent Number: 9,089,823

Inventors: Tsai; Huimin (Hsinchu Hsien, TW), Liu; Chi Kang (Hsinchu Hsien, TW)
Title: Portable control apparatus and method thereof for calibrating an oscillating circuit
Patent Number: 9,093,985

Inventors: Tsai; Kuei-Lin (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Sedimentation and floatation wastewater treatment device with a heater
Patent Number: 9,089,796

Inventors: Tsai; Li-Chun (Xizhi, TW), Liao; Huei-Ling (Xizhi, TW)
Title: Knockdown shelf structure
Patent Number: 7,984,680

Inventors: Tsai; Pei-Ting (Taitung, TW), Lu; Wen-Min (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Over-drive device and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,986,314

Inventors: Tsai; Ping-Cheng (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Foldable table
Patent Number: 9,089,204

Inventors: Tsai; Whey-Fone (Hsinchu, TW), Lin; Fang-Pang (Hsinchu, TW), Lin; Yun-Te (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Yu-Chung (Hsinchu, TW), Mai; Yung-Ching (Hsinchu, TW), Lo; Shi-Wei (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Tai-Hung (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Remote control method of tile display
Patent Number: 7,253,841

Inventors: Tsang; Wing Hon (Hong Kong, CN)
Title: Method and apparatus for protecting media content against unauthorized duplication
Patent Number: 7,986,795

Inventors: Tseng; Kuo-Fong (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical communication device
Patent Number: 9,091,826

Inventors: Tseng; Min-Tsang (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Positioning device for runner systems
Patent Number: 9,090,031

Inventors: Tseng; Nan-Hsin (Shanhua Township, TW), Liu; Chin-Chou (Jhubei, TW), Gupta; Saurabh (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Ultra high resolution timing measurement
Patent Number: 7,986,591

Inventors: Tsengas; Steven (Fairport Harbor, OH)
Title: Food dispenser
Patent Number: 7,252,219

Inventors: Tsern; Ely K. (Los Altos, CA), Barth; Richard M. (Palo Alto, CA), Hampel; Craig E. (San Jose, CA), Stark; Donald C. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Memory device having multiple power modes
Patent Number: 7,986,584

Inventors: Tsingos; Nicolas R. (Palo Alto, CA), Robinson; Charles Q. (Piedmont, CA), Chabanne; Christophe (Carpentras, FR), Hirvonen; Toni (Upplands Vasby, SE), Griffis; Patrick (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method and system for upmixing audio to generate 3D audio
Patent Number: 9,094,771

Inventors: Tso; Shih-Yang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Multi-color light emitting diode device
Patent Number: 9,091,400

Inventors: Tsuchiya; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP), Mori; Yukihiro (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Sumio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Printer apparatus and printer head
Patent Number: 9,090,111

Inventors: Tsukada; Toshihiro (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus, data storage medium, interface device, printer control method and interface control method
Patent Number: 7,986,432

Inventors: Tsukamoto; Manabu (Tokyo, JP), Nishikawa; Kazuyasu (Tokyo, JP), Tokunaga; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Shimauchi; Hideki (Tokyo, JP), Tatenuma; Yoshinori (Tokyo, JP), Kawano; Yuji (Tokyo, JP), Kobayashi; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Binarization circuit for binarizing detection signal representing rotation or movement of object
Patent Number: 9,091,566

Inventors: Tsukamoto; Yasumasa (Hino, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,986,905

Inventors: Tsung; Shawn (Monterey Park, CA), Merlo; Rocci (Long Beach, CA), Yenny; John E. (Monrovia, CA)
Title: System and method for delivering pressurized fluid to a rotary cutting blade
Patent Number: 7,987,752

Inventors: Tsutoh; Satoru (Minamiashigara, JP)
Title: Curved guide for radiation image reading device
Patent Number: 7,252,287

Inventors: Tu; Loc (San Jose, CA), Lutze; Jeffrey (San Jose, CA), Wan; Jun (Sunnyvale, CA), Chen; Jian (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Flash memory devices with trimmed analog voltages
Patent Number: 7,254,071

Inventors: Tuan; Ling Liu (Bountiful, UT), Tuan; Charles T. (Bountiful, UT)
Title: Fish food dispenser
Patent Number: 9,089,116

Inventors: Tucker; Peter T. (Redmond, OR)
Title: Systems and methods of identifying connections in a communications patching system using common-mode channel signal transmissions
Patent Number: 9,091,719

Inventors: Tung; Chien-Cheng (Fremont, CA), Pare, Jr.; Thomas Edward (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for calibration for beamforming of multi-input-multi-output (MIMO) orthogonol frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) transceivers
Patent Number: 7,986,755

Inventors: Turner; Bryan (Redmond, WA)
Title: Smart phone scale that uses the built-in barometric pressure sensor or orientation sensors to calculate weight
Patent Number: 9,091,585

Inventors: Uematsu; Yutaka (Hachioji, JP), Saito; Tatsuya (Kunitachi, JP), Osaka; Hideki (Oiso, JP), Nishio; Yoji (Tokyo, JP), Saito; Shunichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Low noise semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,986,037

Inventors: Ueno; Masahiro (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Iwasaki; Katsuyuki (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Doi; Teppei (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Hanaoka; Hiromichi (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Fuse
Patent Number: 7,986,212

Inventors: Ueno; Seiichi (Tokyo, JP), Yabu; Takenobu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electronic part-incorporating connector and wiring harness with electronic part-incorporating connector
Patent Number: 7,252,551

Inventors: Ueno; Tatsuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Interface circuit
Patent Number: 7,986,162

Inventors: Ulrich; Michael R. (Lockport, NY)
Title: Pre-formed landscape barrier
Patent Number: 9,089,096

Inventors: Umezawa; Hiroki (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,986,436

Inventors: Umezawa; Nobuhiko (Yokohama, JP), Shimizu; Yoshitake (Higashi-Osaka, JP), Miyazaki; Takafumi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effectively regulating a toner layer, developing mechanism for the apparatus, and a process cartridge provided in the apparatus
Patent Number: 7,254,357

Inventors: Umezu; Takuji (Utsunomiya, JP), Noguchi; Kazuhiro (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Optical apparatus
Patent Number: 7,253,976

Inventors: Uneme; Masakatsu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Data processing apparatus that shares a single semiconductor memory circuit among multiple data processing units
Patent Number: 7,254,688

Inventors: Uno; Kazuya (Yokohama, JP), Abiko; Yukihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Biometric authentication device
Patent Number: 9,092,655

Inventors: Urbanowicz; Adam Michal (Dresden, DE), Hartig; Carsten (Meerane, DE), Fischer; Daniel (Dresden, DE)
Title: Detection of particle contamination on wafers
Patent Number: 9,091,667

Inventors: Uribe; Luis H. (Morganville, NJ), Palmeri; Anthony J. (Holmdel, NJ)
Title: Whistle with possession control indicating system
Patent Number: 7,987,809

Inventors: Usui; Minoru (Nagano, JP), Tsukada; Kenji (Nagano, JP), Kanaya; Munehide (Nagano, JP)
Title: Liquid detecting piezoelectric device, liquid container and mounting module member
Patent Number: 7,251,996

Inventors: Vadivelu; Karthi R. (Folsom, CA), Ranganathan; Sridharan (San Ramon, CA), Mukker; Anoop (Folsom, CA), Chellappan; Satheesh (Folsom, CA)
Title: Configuring a remote M-PHY
Patent Number: 9,092,367

Inventors: Vail; Sean (Vancouver, WA), Evans; David (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Facile synthesis of metalloporphyrin polymers
Patent Number: 9,090,742

Inventors: Vail; Sean Andrew (Vancouver, WA), Evans; David R. (Beaverton, OR), Lee; Jong-Jan (Camas, WA)
Title: Metalloporphyrin polymer functionalized substrate
Patent Number: 9,090,743

Inventors: Valdez; Andrew (Ocean Shores, WA)
Title: Double-sided ultra-thin door marking template
Patent Number: 7,252,463

Inventors: Valtchev; Tsvetomir V. (Franklin, WI), Jain; Pradeep K (Wind Lake, WI)
Title: Method and system for automated structuring of textual documents
Patent Number: 7,251,777

Inventors: Van Den Berg; Karel (Bleskensgraaf, NL), Sie; Howard (Rotterdam, NL), Voogd; Lucien Eliza Niels (Leerdam, NL)
Title: Method of and an installation for feeding an animal in a feeding box
Patent Number: 7,987,815

Inventors: van der Donk; Wilfred A. (Champaign, IL), Cooper; Lisa E. (Champaign, IL), McClerren; Amanda L. (St. Charles, MO)
Title: Two component Bacillus lantibiotic and methods for producing and using the same
Patent Number: 7,985,837

Inventors: Van Hal; Jaap W. (Fresno, TX), Ledford; John S. (Richmond, TX), Zhang; Xiankuan (Houston, TX)
Title: Process for the preparation of alkylene glycols
Patent Number: 7,253,325

Inventors: Van Heck; Marinus Antonius Leonarda (Uden, NL), Van Der Zanden; Henricus Petrus Hubertus (Milheeze, NL)
Title: Device for forming sleeve-like foil envelopes
Patent Number: 7,987,755

Inventors: Van Huben; Gary A. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Kamindki, Jr.; Edward J. (Wynnewood, PA), Huston; Elspeth Anne (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Software entity for the creation of a hybrid cycle simulation model
Patent Number: 7,987,086

Inventors: Van Mourik; Johannes Gerardus Rijk (Eindhoven, NL), Stessen; Jeroen Hubert Christoffel Jacobus (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Method of driving displays comprising a conversion from the RGB colour space to the RGBW colour space
Patent Number: 7,986,291

Inventors: Van Oirschot; Frank (Chatham, CA)
Title: Patient lifting device
Patent Number: 9,089,464

Inventors: Van Schuylenbergh; Koenraad (Sunnyvale, CA), Hantschel; Thomas (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Transferable micro spring structure
Patent Number: 7,985,081

Inventors: Vance; Randal Eugene (Valley Center, CA)
Title: Cover and method for containing oil and grease distributed from universal joint
Patent Number: 7,987,573

Inventors: VanTassel; Robert A. (Excelsior, MN), Holmes, Jr.; David R. (Rochester, MN), Schwartz; Robert S. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Apparatus with weeping tip and method of use
Patent Number: 7,252,654

Inventors: Vechev; Martin (Zurich, CH), Yahav; Eran (Haifa, IL), Yorsh; Greta (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Abstraction-guided synthesis
Patent Number: 9,092,569

Inventors: Velazquez Lopez; Angel Gerardo (Madrid, ES), Vega De Prada; Jose Manuel (Madrid, ES), Lorente Manzanares; Luis Santiago (Madrid, ES), Alonso Fernandez; Diego (Burgos, ES)
Title: Method and system for a quick calculation of aerodynamic forces on an aircraft
Patent Number: 7,987,081

Inventors: Venters, III; Carl Vernon (Wilmington, NC), Phillips, II; Eugene B. (Raleigh, NC), Ornstein; Seth (Silver Spring, MD)
Title: Secure streaming container
Patent Number: 7,251,832

Inventors: Venters, III; Carl Vernon (Wilmington, NC), Phillips, II; Eugene B. (Raleigh, NC), Ornstein; Seth (Silver Spring, MD)
Title: Secure streaming container
Patent Number: 7,987,502

Inventors: Verma; Chetan (Noida, IN), Verma; Nitin (Noida, IN)
Title: Clock buffer circuit
Patent Number: 7,986,166

Inventors: Vickery; Earl (Oklahoma City, OK)
Title: Coaxial / coaxial treatment module
Patent Number: 9,089,811

Inventors: Vihtari; Mike (Kanata, CA)
Title: Diameter protocol version spans
Patent Number: 9,094,455

Inventors: Villanueva; Julie M. (Decatur, GA), Sayre; Curtis Neil (Atlanta, GA), Huang; Lei (Duluth, GA), McGrath; Kevin Peter (Alpharetta, GA), Wei; Ning (Roswell, GA)
Title: Wound or surgical dressing
Patent Number: 7,985,209

Inventors: Vincent; David Robert (West Moors, GB)
Title: Apparatus for monitoring chlorine concentration in water
Patent Number: 7,985,377

Inventors: Vinegar; Harold J. (Bellaire, TX), Xie; Xueying (Houston, TX), Miller; David Scott (Katy, TX), Ginestra; Jean Charles (Richmond, TX)
Title: Varying properties along lengths of temperature limited heaters
Patent Number: 7,986,869

Inventors: Vizgaitis; Jay N. (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Dual spectral-band optical lens imager
Patent Number: 9,091,840

Inventors: Vleghert; Johannes C. (DG Dordrecht, NL)
Title: Manufacture of polyurethane foam ball
Patent Number: 7,985,779

Inventors: Vogelsang; Thomas (Jericho, VT), Lorenz; Harald (South Burlington, VT), Hokenmaier; Wolfgang (Burlington, VT)
Title: Memory with selectable single cell or twin cell configuration
Patent Number: 7,254,089

Inventors: Vogt; Werner (Remetschwil, CH)
Title: Plastic card prelaminate and plastic card structure
Patent Number: 9,090,044

Inventors: Vojdani; Aristo (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Identification of etiology of autism
Patent Number: 7,252,957

Inventors: Vollmar; Wilfried (Soest, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method for supplying electric power to a CVD-reactor
Patent Number: 9,090,968

Inventors: Volpano; Dennis Michael (Salinas, CA)
Title: Public access point
Patent Number: 7,986,937

Inventors: Vorbach; Martin (Lingenfeld, DE)
Title: Multiprocessor having associated RAM units
Patent Number: 9,092,595

Inventors: Voronov; Sergei (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Methods for concealing surface defects
Patent Number: 7,985,957

Inventors: Wada; Koji (Hadano, JP)
Title: Vehicle underbody structure
Patent Number: 7,252,326

Inventors: Wagner; Paul (Marina del Rey, CA)
Title: Storage system
Patent Number: 7,988,005

Inventors: Wait; Peter C. (Salisbury, GB), Hartog; Arthur H. (Southampton, GB)
Title: System and method to minimize modulation instability
Patent Number: 7,254,289

Inventors: Wakai; Masanori (Kanagawa, JP), Kayano; Satomi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting and interpreting path of designated position
Patent Number: 7,986,308

Inventors: Wakamiya; Nobutaka (Asahikawa, JP), Keshi; Hiroyuki (Osaka, JP), Ohtani; Katsuki (Hokkaido, JP), Sakamoto; Takashi (Nara, JP), Kishi; Yuichiro (Wakayama, JP)
Title: Collectin
Patent Number: 7,985,833

Inventors: Wakisaka; Yoshihiro (Kokubunji, JP), Yamashita; Shunzo (Musashino, JP), Odaka; Toshiyuki (Fuchu, JP), Ohkubo; Norio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Sensor drive control method and sensor-equipped radio terminal device
Patent Number: 7,986,243

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Jorasch; James A. (Stamford, CT), Sammon; Russell P. (San Francisco, CA), Fincham; Magdalena M. (Norwalk, CT)
Title: System and method for facilitating play of a video game via a web site
Patent Number: 7,985,132

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Patterson; Michael W. (Mount Vernon, NY), Walker; Evan R. (White Plains, NY), Ellenthal; Matthew P. (Wilton, CT)
Title: Systems and methods for operating lottery games including player-designated beneficiaries and conditional payout distribution
Patent Number: 9,092,945

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Schneier; Bruce (Minneapolis, MN), Fincham; Magdalena M. (Ridgefield, CT), Jorasch; James A. (New York, NY), Downs; Michael D. (Wilton, CT), Tedesco; Robert C. (Huntington, CT)
Title: Method and apparatus for promoting the selection and use of a transaction card
Patent Number: 7,988,044

Inventors: Walker; Weldon Eugene (Georgetown, TX)
Title: General method for disposal of produced water
Patent Number: 7,251,939

Inventors: Walkwitz; Wayne W. (Waterford Works, NJ), McLaughlin; Paul C. (Brigantine, NJ), Randazzo; Ryan (Glendora, NJ)
Title: System and method for tracking system generated winnings
Patent Number: 9,092,936

Inventors: Walling; Bradford J. (Chesterfield, VA), Gelardi; John (Midlothian, VA), Bates; Aaron L. (Moseley, VA)
Title: Product dispensing system
Patent Number: 9,090,390

Inventors: Walmsley; Simon Robert (Balmain, AU)
Title: Resource entity using resource request entity for verification
Patent Number: 7,986,439

Inventors: Walsh; Marjorie S. (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Dual function bowl lifting and filling apparatus with interchangeable cleaning attachment
Patent Number: 7,987,816

Inventors: Walsh; Tim (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Board game accessory
Patent Number: 9,089,765

Inventors: Walz; Leo (Freiburg, DE), Johner; Fabian (Bickensohl, DE)
Title: Flat-roof mounting system for photovoltaic modules
Patent Number: 9,093,948

Inventors: Wang He; Li-Ying (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical coupling device and backlight module
Patent Number: 9,091,796

Inventors: Wang; David Xuan-Qi (Fremont, CA), Moslehi; Mehrdad M. (Los Altos, CA), Nag; Somnath (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Methods for selectively coating three-dimensional features on a substrate
Patent Number: 9,093,323

Inventors: Wang; Guangshun (Omaha, NE)
Title: Antimicrobial peptides and methods of identifying the same
Patent Number: 7,985,836

Inventors: Wang; Guo Qiang (Kanata, CA), Tong; Wen (Ottawa, CA), Wu; Shiquan (Nepean, CA)
Title: Method and system for a wireless multi-hop relay network
Patent Number: 7,986,915

Inventors: Wang; Hong (Qingdao, CN)
Title: Apparatus for printing on the plant surface and the artificial plant surface
Patent Number: 7,987,779

Inventors: Wang; Hung Chi (New Taipei, TW), Chiu; Chin Te (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Water-proof connector
Patent Number: 9,093,779

Inventors: Wang; Jian Min (ShenZhen, CN), Zhang; Bei (Anhui, CN)
Title: Multi-loop receiver coil having a large tuning range for a magnetic resonance imaging system
Patent Number: 7,253,626

Inventors: Wang; Lunghu (Kaohsiung, TW), Chen; Yung Fa (Tainan County, TW), Henschke; Julian Paul (Harlow, GB)
Title: Process for making galantamine
Patent Number: 7,985,879

Inventors: Wang; Pei-Chung (Troy, MI)
Title: System and method of joining overlapping workpieces
Patent Number: 7,253,377

Inventors: Wang; Sheng-Yih (San Jose, CA), Hui; Lok Yan (Milpitas, CA), Khanna; Sanjay (Fremont, CA), Hsu; Ivy Pei-Shan (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Virtual router redundancy for server virtualization
Patent Number: 9,094,334

Inventors: Wang; Wangxia (Rehovot, IL), Pelah; Dan (Rehovot, IL), Alegrand; Tal (Gedera, IL), Pouny; Yehonathan (Givat Shmuel, IL), Marton; Ira (Rehovot, IL), Wolf; Amnon (Herzliah Pituach, IL), Shoseyov; Oded (Karme Yosef, IL), Altman; Arie (Rehovot, IL)
Title: Denaturant stable and/or protease resistant, chaperone-like oligomeric proteins, polynucleotides encoding same, their uses and methods of increasing a specific activity thereof
Patent Number: 7,253,341

Inventors: Wang; Xiang (Dong-Guan, CN), Huang; Guang Li (Dong-Guan, CN), Liao; Wei Hong (Dong-Guan, CN), Wu; Yin-Lung (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Charging dock
Patent Number: 9,093,850

Inventors: Wang; Yao-Chin (Taichung, TW), Wang; Chao-Huei (Taichung, TW), Wang; Shuo-Feng (Taichung, TW), Liao; Chih-Teng (Taichung, TW)
Title: Folding handlebar mechanism and folding vehicle having same
Patent Number: 9,090,306

Inventors: Wang; Yin-Pin (Kaohsiung, TW), Chang; Chin-Sheng (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Semiconductor device with asymmetric pocket implants
Patent Number: 7,253,062

Inventors: Wang; Yiwen (Gainesville, FL), Zhang; Li (Skillman, NJ)
Title: System and method for consistent detection of mid-sagittal planes for magnetic resonance brain scans
Patent Number: 7,986,823

Inventors: Wang; Yongcai (Webster, NY), Chen; Janglin (Rochester, NY), Anderson; Charles C. (Penfield, NY), Hubert; Timothy J. (Hilton, NY), Schunk; Timothy C. (Livonia, NY), Castle; Richard A. (Webster, NY)
Title: Polarizer guarded cover sheet with adhesion promoter
Patent Number: 7,252,733

Inventors: Wang; Zhengyu (Santa Clara, CA), Shi; Rui-fang (Cupertino, CA), Yiin; Lih-Huah (Mountain View, CA), Li; Bing (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Detection of thin lines for selective sensitivity during reticle inspection using processed images
Patent Number: 9,092,847

Inventors: Washisu; Koichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image taking apparatus and program
Patent Number: 7,986,853

Inventors: Washizawa; Teruyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus of optimally designing a structure
Patent Number: 7,987,073

Inventors: Watanabe; Gaku (Tokyo, JP), Okauchi; Shigeki (Kodaira, JP), Nabetani; Hitoshi (Yokohama, JP), Koide; Yuji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,986,365

Inventors: Watanabe; Mamaru (Chiba, JP)
Title: Timepiece with calendar mechanism containing 2 date indicators
Patent Number: 7,254,094

Inventors: Watanabe; Masafumi (Chiba, JP), Ando; Kazunori (Chiba, JP)
Title: Scanning probe microscope and measuring method by means of the same
Patent Number: 7,251,987

Inventors: Watanabe; Takao (Fuchu, JP), Uchiyama; Kunio (Kodaira, JP), Nishii; Osamu (Inagi, JP), Irie; Naohiko (Kokubunji, JP), Mizuno; Hiroyuki (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,254,082

Inventors: Watanabe; Yoshinori (Gotenba, JP)
Title: Braking force control device for vehicle and braking force control method for vehicle
Patent Number: 9,090,235

Inventors: Watari; Makoto (Yokohama, JP), Shimohira; Katsumi (Yokohama, JP), Okutsu; Yuta (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Bat for baseball or softball
Patent Number: 7,985,149

Inventors: Watchorn; Michael John (Stocksfield, GB), Grinsted; Timothy William (Stocksfield, GB)
Title: Access method between marine structures and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,984,525

Inventors: Waterman; Alisa (Ridgefield, CT), Rajotte; Daniel (Laval, CA), Litzenburger; Tobias (Planegg, DE), Kraus; Alexandra (Planegg, DE)
Title: Antibodies for guanylyl cyclase receptors
Patent Number: 9,090,695

Inventors: Watson; John D. (Sand Point, MI), Watson, legal representative; Diane C. (Sand Point, MI), Kelly; Michael D. (Sand Point, MI)
Title: Kiln lid lift apparatus
Patent Number: 7,984,822

Inventors: Watters; David G. (Sunnyvale, CA), Huestis; David L. (Menlo Park, CA), Bahr; Alfred J. (Mountain View, CA), Priyantha; Namal (Mountain View, CA), Jayaweeera; Palitha (Fremont, CA)
Title: Sensor devices for structural health monitoring
Patent Number: 7,986,218

Inventors: Waxman; Shai (Haifa, IL)
Title: Techniques to manage communication rates in a wireless network
Patent Number: 7,986,676

Inventors: Weed; Ryan (Port Angeles, WA), Machacek; Joshua (Lincoln, NE)
Title: Array structures for field-assisted positron moderation and corresponding methods
Patent Number: 9,093,255

Inventors: Wehrenberg; Paul J. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Acceleration-based theft detection system for portable electronic devices
Patent Number: 7,986,233

Inventors: Wei; Chung-Hsin (New Taipei, TW), Sung; Hung-Huan (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Ink supply system and multifunctional printer
Patent Number: 9,090,081

Inventors: Weinstein; Leonard M. (Newport News, VA)
Title: Open loop heat pipe radiator having a free-piston for wiping condensed working fluid
Patent Number: 9,091,490

Inventors: Weiser; Steffen (Crispendorf, DE)
Title: Surface facing system
Patent Number: 7,984,593

Inventors: Wells; Thomas W. (Joplin, MO)
Title: Continuous wire spring mattress or seating product and method of manufacture
Patent Number: 7,251,847

Inventors: Wen; Yu-Che (Gueishan Township, Taoyuan County, TW), Chang; Chih-Yao (Taichung, TW)
Title: Cordless window blind structure
Patent Number: 7,984,745

Inventors: Weng; Chi-San (Chiayi County, TW)
Title: Reclinable chair
Patent Number: 9,089,220

Inventors: Wetzel; Stephen Aloysius (San Diego, CA), Trieu; Thanh (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method of manufacturing a heat sink pedestal device with interface medium chamber
Patent Number: 7,986,155

Inventors: Weydert; Marc (Strassen, LU), Roesgen; Alain Emile Francois (Asselborn, LU), Pilger; Jean-Marie (Bissen, LU), Lambert; Denis Dominique Nicolas (Namur, BE), Frank; Uwe Ernst (Marpingen, DE)
Title: Method for forming a pneumatic tire
Patent Number: 7,252,728

Inventors: Whellock; John G. (Centennial, CO)
Title: Plasma treatment of fly ash from coal combustion to improve its marketability
Patent Number: 7,985,324

Inventors: White; Bryan M. (Katy, TX), Koning; Paul A. (Chandler, AZ), Zhang; Yuegang (Cupertino, CA), Garner; C. M. (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Thermal intermediate apparatus, systems, and methods
Patent Number: 7,985,627

Inventors: White; Michael L. (Glenview, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for a progressively developed array game
Patent Number: 9,092,929

Inventors: Whitley; Andy (Lake in the Hills, IL), Vaglica; Dominic (Arlington Heights, IL)
Title: Rotatable mount for a display
Patent Number: 7,984,889

Inventors: Whitmore; Darryl L. (Clover, SC), Zhang; Xiaomin (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Ultrathin fluid-absorbent cores comprising adhesive and having very low dry SAP loss
Patent Number: 9,089,624

Inventors: Wickham; Peter John Deacon (Five Dock, AU), Wickham, legal representative; Nicola Frances (Five Dock, AU)
Title: Characterisation of mask systems
Patent Number: 7,987,847

Inventors: Wieland; Robert (Sulzbach, DE), Bald; Rolf (Ludwigsburg, DE)
Title: Slide valve having a housing and a slide element guided within the housing
Patent Number: 9,091,364

Inventors: Wieland; Susanne (Dormagen-Zons, DE), Maurer; Karl-Heinz (Erkrath, DE), Kottwitz; Beatrix (Erkrath, DE), Niehaus; Frank (Heppenheim, DE), Lorenz; Patrick (Nibelungenstrasse, DE)
Title: Alkaline proteases and detergents and cleaners comprising these alkaline proteases
Patent Number: 7,985,570

Inventors: Williams; David L. (San Jose, CA), Goldstein; Michael (Ridgeford, CT)
Title: Superconductor-based modulator for extreme ultraviolet (EUV)
Patent Number: 7,253,939

Inventors: Williams; James Steven Edward (Leicester, GB), Davies; Kathryn Elizabeth (Leicester, GB)
Title: Chips and manufacture thereof
Patent Number: 9,089,155

Inventors: Wilson; Kelce S. (Murphy, TX)
Title: Automatically reconfigurable stereo speaker system
Patent Number: 7,986,793

Inventors: Wilson; Sophie Mary (Cambridge, GB), Dobson; Timothy Martin (Cambridge, GB)
Title: System and method for implementing a zero overhead loop
Patent Number: 7,987,347

Inventors: Winstead; Brian A. (Austin, TX), Hong; Cheong M. (Austin, TX), Kang; Sung-Taeg (Austin, TX), Loiko; Konstantin V. (Austin, TX), Williams; Spencer E. (Austin, TX)
Title: Method of making a semiconductor structure useful in making a split gate non-volatile memory cell
Patent Number: 7,985,649

Inventors: Wissing; Jeffrey (Kanata, CA), Mathews; Cecil (Rohnert Park, CA), Pek; Jiri (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Pots extender for voice fallback in a subscriber line
Patent Number: 7,254,110

Inventors: Wollenberg; Robert H. (Orinda, CA)
Title: High throughput screening methods for lubricating oil compositions
Patent Number: 7,985,592

Inventors: Wong; Chin Hung (Wan Chai, HK)
Title: Adjustable wall mount for flat panel television
Patent Number: 9,091,389

Inventors: Wong; Yih-Jun (Tainan, TW), Cheng; Horng-Long (Hsinchu, TW), Wang; Yu-Wu (Taichung, TW)
Title: Organic thin film transistor array substrate and liquid crystal display including the same
Patent Number: 7,253,848

Inventors: Woo; Edward J. (Woodbury, MN), Wald; Charles R. (Oakdale, MN), Schmidt; Curtis J. (South St. Paul, MN)
Title: Abrasive article and methods of making same
Patent Number: 7,252,694

Inventors: Woo; Sung-Sick (Seoul, KR), Kim; Dong-Seon (Daejeon, KR), Do; Seon-Gil (Chungcheongbuk-do, KR), Lee; Young-Chul (Daejeon, KR), Oh; Mi-Sun (Chungcheongnam-do, KR), Cha; Ji-Min (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jong-Han (Gyeongsangnam-do, KR), Kim; Tae-Woo (Ulsan, KR)
Title: Pharmaceutical composition for preventing and treating diabetes or glucose control abnormality comprising ginsenosides
Patent Number: 7,985,848

Inventors: Wood; Dennis (Thunder Bay, CA), Bragnalo; Tyler J. F. (Thunder Bay, CA)
Title: Camera supporting assembly including angularly adjustable wheels
Patent Number: 9,094,590

Inventors: Wright; Andrew J. (Fremont, CA), Voelkel; Eric H. (Ben Lomond, CA), Venkatachary; Srinivasan (Sunnyvale, CA), Sankar; Rochan (San Jose, CA)
Title: Error correcting content addressable memory
Patent Number: 7,254,748

Inventors: Wright; John T. (Harleysville, PA)
Title: Panel mounting apparatus and system
Patent Number: 9,091,079

Inventors: Wu; Cheng-Shiun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Tripod with adjustable leg
Patent Number: 9,091,394

Inventors: Wu; Chien-Cheng (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Methods and devices for plant weaving
Patent Number: 7,984,585

Inventors: Wu; Chun-Kwan (Tu-cheng, TW)
Title: Electrical connector with improved housing background of the invention
Patent Number: 7,985,099

Inventors: Wu; Ho-Shih (Taipei, TW), Lin; Chen-Hung (New Taipei, TW), Cheng; Li-Wei (Taipei, TW), Yuan; Ming-Chih (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Photographic apparatus with supplemental light adjusting function and method used in the same
Patent Number: 9,094,613

Inventors: Wu; Jerry (Irvine, CA)
Title: Cable connector assembly having locking member with bent wings retaining thereon
Patent Number: 7,252,531

Inventors: Wu; Jin (Webster, NY)
Title: Core shell intermediate transfer components
Patent Number: 7,985,464

Inventors: Wu; Min-Hui (Taipei, TW), Liang; Yi-Hua (Taipei, TW), Lin; Yu-Sheng (Taipei, TW)
Title: Verification of network device position
Patent Number: 9,094,431

Inventors: Wu; Shenshen (North Dartmouth, MA)
Title: Compositions for golf equipment
Patent Number: 7,253,245

Inventors: Wu; Sueng-Chien (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Slot antenna
Patent Number: 7,986,278

Inventors: Xiaobin; Liu (Hangzhou, CN)
Title: Security device
Patent Number: 7,984,629

Inventors: Xie; Jun (Pasadena, CA), Shih; Jason (Yorba Linda, CA), Tai; Yu-Chong (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Integrated capacitive microfluidic sensors method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,254,008

Inventors: Xie; Qian (San Diego, CA), Zeng; Huaiyu (Red Bank, NJ)
Title: Re-configurable decoding in modem receivers
Patent Number: 7,254,165

Inventors: Xie; Ruilong (Niskayuna, NY), Choi; Kisik (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Methods of forming gate structures for semiconductor devices using a replacement gate technique and the resulting devices
Patent Number: 9,093,467

Inventors: Xie; Ruilong (Niskayuna, NY), Kamineni; Vimal K. (Albany, NY), Bello; Abner F. (Clifton Park, NY), LiCausi; Nicholas V. (Watervliet, NY), Wang; Wenhui (Clifton Park, NY), Wedlake; Michael (Albany, NY), Cantone; Jason R. (Mechanicville, NY)
Title: Methods of forming substantially self-aligned isolation regions on FinFET semiconductor devices and the resulting devices
Patent Number: 9,093,302

Inventors: Xin; Xin (Liberty Lake, WA)
Title: Fiber breakout system
Patent Number: 7,254,307

Inventors: Xu; Wei (Milpitas, CA), Sun; Fei (Irvine, CA), He; Jinjin (San Jose, CA), Fu; Bo (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for managing storage device commands
Patent Number: 9,092,156

Inventors: Xu; Xinyu (Vancouver, WA), Yuan; Chang (Vancouver, WA)
Title: System for defect detection and repair
Patent Number: 9,092,842

Inventors: Xuan; Jiang (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Displaying objects with certain visual effects
Patent Number: 9,094,632

Inventors: Xun; Endong (Hong Kong, CN)
Title: Computer-aided reading system and method with cross-language reading wizard
Patent Number: 7,254,527

Inventors: Yakovenko; Anatoly E. (Encinitas, CA), Chandrasekhar; Ramesh (Oceanside, CA), Iyer; Vivek (San Diego, CA)
Title: Fast remote procedure call
Patent Number: 9,092,281

Inventors: Yamada; Hiroo (Odawara, JP), Murooka; Satoshi (Odawara, JP), Fukaura; Satoshi (Odawara, JP), Seto; Naomi (Odawara, JP)
Title: Regulating device for adjustment angle of pilot screw for carburetor
Patent Number: 9,091,231

Inventors: Yamada; Masahiro (Gunma-ken, JP), Sakamoto; Noriya (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Hirota; Atsushi (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Digital broadcast transmitter, receiver and method of receiving thereof
Patent Number: 7,254,312

Inventors: Yamada; Tadashi (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Electro-optical device, driving method thereof, and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,253,813

Inventors: Yamada; Tutomu (Osaka, JP), Mai; Kazumi (Amagasaki, JP), Tutumi; Masami (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method for producing polyurethane emulsion
Patent Number: 7,253,228

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Katsunobu (Yachiyo, JP)
Title: Method of examining aperture diameter of disk substrate having circular aperture in central portion thereof and apparatus thereof
Patent Number: 7,987,610

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Yoshihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,093,277

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Yoshimasa (Tokyo, JP), Matsuno; Toshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Saitoh; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Methods for treating depression, neurodegeneration, inhibiting amyloid .beta. deposition, delaying senescence, and extending life spans with heterocyclic compounds
Patent Number: 9,089,561

Inventors: Yamamoto; Keizaburo (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Maintenance apparatus and inkjet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 9,090,070

Inventors: Yamamoto; Masayuki (Ibaraki, JP), Kaneshima; Yasuji (Kameyama, JP)
Title: Protective tape joining apparatus
Patent Number: 7,987,886

Inventors: Yamamoto; Naohiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Data transfer method and data transfer device
Patent Number: 7,254,660

Inventors: Yamashita; Kimihiko (Hyogo, JP), Hashimoto; Yasunori (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having metal thin film resistance element
Patent Number: 7,986,028

Inventors: Yamauchi; Hiromasa (Kawasaki, JP), Yamashita; Koichiro (Hachioji, JP), Suzuki; Takahisa (Kawasaki, JP), Kurihara; Koji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Multi-core processor system, computer product, and control method for interrupt execution
Patent Number: 9,092,255

Inventors: Yamauchi; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Internal pilot type pressure regulator
Patent Number: 9,092,035

Inventors: Yamazaki; Hiroaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Electronic device
Patent Number: 9,090,457

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Atsugi, JP), Tanaka; Koichiro (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Method of flattening a crystallized semiconductor film surface by using a plate
Patent Number: 7,253,032

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Reflection type semiconductor display device
Patent Number: 7,253,854

Inventors: Yan; Jiang (Fishkill, NY), Shum; Danny Pak-Chum (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Formation of active area using semiconductor growth process without STI integration
Patent Number: 7,985,642

Inventors: Yanai; Tomokazu (Yokohama, JP), Watanabe; Yumi (Yokohama, JP), Ushiroda; Atsushi (Kawasaki, JP), Ishikawa; Hisashi (Urayasu, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image forming apparatus, and control method thereof, which form an image by applying N-ary processing
Patent Number: 7,986,440

Inventors: Yandrick; Richard (Sellersville, PA), Wilkinson; Edward (Spring City, PA), Wilkinson; John (Phoenixville, PA)
Title: Prism pole
Patent Number: 7,251,899

Inventors: Yang; Eugene (San Diego, CA), Kang; Eunmo (San Diego, CA), Sabouri; Faramarz (San Diego, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for reducing phase noise in near field communication device signaling
Patent Number: 9,094,113

Inventors: Yang; Hai (Shanghai, CN), Cai; Jun (Shanghai, CN), Xiong; Rihua (Shanghai, CN), Wei; Chang (Niskayuna, NY), Huang; Qunjian (Shanghai, CN), Shapiro; Andrew Philip (Schenectady, NY), Liu; Jinghua (Shanghai, CN), Wang; Shengxian (Shanghai, CN), Yu; Xianguo (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Fuel cell apparatus and associated method
Patent Number: 7,985,505

Inventors: Yang; Hong Kui (San Diego, CA), Gu; Jian (Beijing, CN), Su; Pengcheng (Beijing, CN)
Title: Systems and methods for encoding a control channel in a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 7,987,413

Inventors: Yang; Qing (Shenzhen, CN), Chen; Chia-Hua (Tu-cheng, TW)
Title: Chip card retaining mechanism
Patent Number: 7,252,529

Inventors: Yang; Zhijun (Qingdao, CN)
Title: Biomass fuel internal circulation mechanical fluidized-bed corner tube intelligent boiler
Patent Number: 9,091,432

Inventors: Yang; Zhou (Oak Ridge, NC)
Title: Engine braking apparatus with two-level pressure control valves
Patent Number: 7,984,705

Inventors: Yao; Jun (Suwon-si, KR), Choi; Moon-young (Seoul, KR), You; Yong-kuk (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for key agreement between devices using polynomial ring
Patent Number: 7,987,367

Inventors: Yasui; Hiroto (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Image-pickup optical system
Patent Number: 7,253,973

Inventors: Yasumori; Junichi (Tokyo, JP), Sonobe; Yoshiaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Magnetic recording medium including tailored exchange coupling layer and manufacturing method of the same
Patent Number: 9,093,100

Inventors: Yates, Jr.; John S. (Needham, MA), Reese; David L. (Westborough, MA), Van Dyke; Korbin S. (Sunol, CA), Hohensee; Paul H. (Nashua, NH)
Title: Detecting reordered side-effects
Patent Number: 7,254,806

Inventors: Yeh; Dung-Chang (Taoyuan Hsien, TW), Lin; Yung-Ping (Taoyuan Hsien, TW), Gong; Yi-Liang (Taoyuan Hsien, TW)
Title: Dynamic bearing manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,987,598

Inventors: Yeh; Kang Chang (Neenah, WI), Worry; Gary L. (Appleton, WI), Kershaw; Thomas N. (Neenah, WI), Ostrowski; Henry S. (Appleton, WI)
Title: Method of making a paper web containing refined long fiber using a charge controlled headbox and a single ply towel made by the process
Patent Number: 7,252,741

Inventors: Yeh; Ken-chin (Yung Kang, TW)
Title: Paintball gun loading device
Patent Number: 7,252,080

Inventors: Yen; Yu-Chi (Changhua County, TW)
Title: Misting fan
Patent Number: 9,091,452

Inventors: Yeon; Ki-Young (Yongin, KR), Ahn; Na-Ri (Yongin, KR), Kim; Kang-Hyun (Yongin, KR), Park; Jung-Hwa (Yongin, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for measuring damage to an organic layer of a thin film encapsulation
Patent Number: 9,091,661

Inventors: Yershov; Gennadiy M. (Willowbrook, IL), Kukhtin; Alexander (Lockport, IL), Chernov; Boris K. (Burr Ridge, IL), Golova; Julia B. (Willowbrook, IL), Chandler; Darrell P. (Manchester, MI)
Title: Nucleic acid sample purification and enrichment with a thermo-affinity microfluidic sub-circuit
Patent Number: 7,985,716

Inventors: Yetkinler; Duran (Cupertino, CA), Delaney; David (Scotts Valley, CA), Constantz; Brent R. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Use of vibration with orthopedic cements
Patent Number: 7,252,672

Inventors: Yi; Chen (Boxborough, MA)
Title: Preparing blood smears on a fiber surface
Patent Number: 9,091,620

Inventors: Yi; Yu-Meng (Pingjhen, TW)
Title: Railroad track model servomotor type control system
Patent Number: 7,987,026

Inventors: Yilmaz; Oz (Istanbul, TR)
Title: Image based effective medium modeling of the near surface earth formation
Patent Number: 9,091,786

Inventors: Yin; Tai-Ping (Taipei, TW)
Title: Mouse device
Patent Number: 9,092,074

Inventors: Yonezawa; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Kobayashi; Eiko (Tokyo, JP), Kuramitsu; Masahito (Tokyo, JP), Fukuoka; Yuko (Tokyo, JP), Kubo; Kimihiro (Tokyo, JP), Shirai; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Resin composition for optical material
Patent Number: 7,985,803

Inventors: Yoo; Jin-gyoo (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Cheol-soon (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Jung-hoon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of fabricating nanowire memory device and system of controlling nanowire formation used in the same
Patent Number: 7,985,646

Inventors: Yoon; Sang Won (Ann Arbor, MI), Margomenos; Alexandros (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Energy harvesting device
Patent Number: 7,986,076

Inventors: Yoshida; Kazushi (Kanagawa, JP), Narioka; Hiroto (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information receiving system, information receiving method, information providing device, information providing method, information providing method providing medium, information processing device, information processing method and information processing method providing medium
Patent Number: 7,987,183

Inventors: Yoshie; Toshiro (Tokyo-To, JP), Ukitsu; Yutaka (Tokyo-To, JP), Ikuno; Tokihiko (Tokyo-To, JP), Miyachi; Toru (Iwatsuki, JP)
Title: Stroller
Patent Number: 7,984,923

Inventors: Yoshinaga; Hideki (Yokohama, JP), Mori; Hideo (Yokohama, JP), Ukigaya; Nobutaka (Yokohama, JP), Izumi; Nozomu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Transistor and display and method of driving the same
Patent Number: 7,985,969

Inventors: Yoshino; Eiji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image capturing apparatus and image capturing apparatus control method
Patent Number: 9,094,610

Inventors: Yoshioka; Masato (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Comparator circuit and analog digital converter having the same
Patent Number: 7,986,257

Inventors: You; Ching-Chuan (Taipei, TW)
Title: Opening device of automatic umbrella
Patent Number: 7,252,103

Inventors: Young; David S. F. (Toronto, CA), Findlay; Helen P. (Toronto, CA), Hahn; Susan E. (Toronto, CA), Takahashi; Miyoko (North York, CA)
Title: Cancerous disease modifying antibodies
Patent Number: 7,252,821

Inventors: Yu; Andre (Taipei, TW), Chang; Jeffrey (Taipei, TW), Huang; Bill (Jhonghe, TW)
Title: Low-visual noise, jitterized pulse width modulation brightness control circuit
Patent Number: 7,253,567

Inventors: Yu; Hong (Rexford, NY), Liu; Huang (Mechanicville, NY), Zhao; Lun (Ballston Lake, NY), Carter; Richard J. (Saratoga Springs, NY)
Title: Modified, etch-resistant gate structure(s) facilitating circuit fabrication
Patent Number: 9,093,561

Inventors: Yu; Jea Hoon (Daejeon, KR)
Title: System for providing WDM-based wireless optical transport network and method for transmitting wireless optical signal using the same
Patent Number: 9,094,118

Inventors: Yu; Jiun-Der (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Selectively reduced bi-cubic interpolation for ink-jet simulations on quadrilateral grids
Patent Number: 7,254,523

Inventors: Yu; Qian (Santa Clara, CA), Shanbhag; Abhijit (San Jose, CA), Wang; Yan (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Integrated signal analyzer for adaptive control of mixed-signal integrated circuits
Patent Number: 9,093,959

Inventors: Yu; Tai-Cherng (TU-Cheng, TW), Leu; Charles (Fremont, CA), Chen; Ga-Lane (Fremont, CA)
Title: Light guide plate and backlight module using the same
Patent Number: 7,254,308

Inventors: Yu; Wang-I (Jhonghe, TW), Tai; Hung-Chi (Jhonghe, TW), Hung; Yung-Chih (Jhonghe, TW), Cheng; Chieh-Yu (Jhonghe, TW)
Title: Electrical connector with dual latch members
Patent Number: 9,093,785

Inventors: Yuasa; Takashi (Sagamihara, JP), Saito; Kenichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Optical tomographic imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 9,089,281

Inventors: Yue; Steven (Taipei, TW)
Title: Electric heating apparatus
Patent Number: 9,095,006

Inventors: Yuki; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Yamada; Kazunori (Kanagawa, JP), Kanaya; Etsumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Mobile terminal device and program selection method
Patent Number: 7,986,945

Inventors: Zaitsu; Masayuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Portable terminal device
Patent Number: 7,986,522

Inventors: Zak; Solomon J. (St. Louis Park, MN), Duddala; Rudra (Westboro, MA), Johnson; Craig (Cambridge, MN), James; Poladas (Worcester, MA)
Title: Healthcare provider performance and utilization analytics
Patent Number: 7,987,102

Inventors: Zdeblick; Thomas (Middleton, WI), McGahan; Thomas (Memphis, TN)
Title: Methods and instruments for interbody fusion
Patent Number: 7,985,258

Inventors: Zeira; Assaf (Shoham, IL), Kamhine; Elyahou (Givat Shmuel, IL)
Title: Apparatus and method for pattern matching in text based protocol
Patent Number: 7,254,632

Inventors: Zeng; Haishan (Vancouver, CA), Lam; Stephen (Vancouver, CA), Palcic; Branko Mihael (Vancouver, CA)
Title: Image detection apparatus for fluorescence and reflectance imaging and spectroscopy and for contemporaneous measurements of electromagnetic radiation with multiple measuring devices
Patent Number: 7,253,894

Inventors: Zernec; Daniel Max (Ortonville, MI)
Title: Jig for use in cutting synthetic shingles and tiles
Patent Number: 7,987,604

Inventors: Zhan; Changqing (Vancouver, WA), Wolfson; Michael Barrett (Vancouver, WA), Hartzell; John W. (Camas, WA)
Title: Piezo-TFT cantilever MEMS
Patent Number: 7,253,488

Inventors: Zhang; Bing-Jun (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Perpendicularity measuring device
Patent Number: 7,987,609

Inventors: Zhang; Guangchao (Darson) (San Jose, CA), Gaknoki; Yury (San Jose, CA)
Title: Protection for inadvertent missing feedback voltage signal
Patent Number: 9,093,906

Inventors: Zhang; Guiru (Lebanon, OH), Murphy; Bryan Patrick (Loveland, OH), Marsh; Jennifer Mary (Mason, OH), Dahlgren; Richard Marc (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Keratin dyeing compositions comprising a radical scavenger and a chelant and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,985,266

Inventors: Zhang; Guobiao (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Laser landing altimeter for precision aircraft landing aid
Patent Number: 9,091,538

Inventors: Zhang; Guodong (Farmingdale, NY), Chitrapu; Prabhakar R. (Blue Bell, PA)
Title: Using watermarking to reduce communication overhead
Patent Number: 7,987,369

Inventors: Zhang; Jin Jun (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Treatment solution and method for preventing posterior capsular opacification by selectively inducing detachment and/or death of lens epithelial cells
Patent Number: 7,985,405

Inventors: Zhang; Qing (Short Hills, NJ), Murgolo; Nicholas J. (Millington, NJ), Hedrick; Joseph A. (South River, NJ)
Title: Method of reducing total cholesterol level by administering matrilin-2 polypeptide
Patent Number: 9,089,522

Inventors: Zhang; Shiyu (Hayward, CA), Landau; Igor (Palo Alto, CA), Lungershausen; Arnold (Fremont, CA), Markle; David A. (Saratoga, CA), Donaher; Casey (Westford, MA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for truncating an image formed with coherent radiation
Patent Number: 7,253,376

Inventors: Zhang; Xunyuan (Albany, NY), Cai; Xiuyu (Niskayuna, NY)
Title: Achieving greater planarity between upper surfaces of a layer and a conductive structure residing therein
Patent Number: 9,093,401

Inventors: Zhang; Yong-Gang (Shenzhen, CN), Han; Shao-Bo (Shenzhen, CN), Wu; Pin-Shian (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Computer enclosure with drive bracket
Patent Number: 7,254,018

Inventors: Zhang; Zhiqing (JiangSu, CN), Chen; Yuan (Shanghai, CN), Tan; Yun Shun (Shanghai, CN), Duan; Xing Hui (Shanghai, CN), Chen; Lin Feng (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Host command based read disturb methodology
Patent Number: 9,092,310

Inventors: Zhao; Jun (Shenzhen, CN), Guo; Jing-Jie (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Connector having soldering legs array and method for making the same
Patent Number: 9,093,797

Inventors: Zheng; Yu (Walnut, CA)
Title: Collapsible panel assembly
Patent Number: 7,987,865

Inventors: Zhitnitsky; Gene E. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Multi-band radio frequency (RF) communication device using a single antenna
Patent Number: 9,094,098

Inventors: Zhou; Ke (Oakville, CA), McDougall; Maria N V. (Oakville, CA), Qi; Yu (Oakville, CA), Wosnick; Jordan (Toronto, CA), Moffat; Karen A. (Brantford, CA), Gerroir; Paul J. (Oakville, CA), Veregin; Richard P N. (Mississauga, CA)
Title: Toners containing polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxanes
Patent Number: 7,985,523

Inventors: Zhou; Xin (Franklin Park, PA), Benke; James J. (Pittsburgh, PA), Palmieri; Daniel E. (Aliquippa, PA)
Title: Electro-optical voltage sensor circuit monitoring leakage or loss of vacuum of a vacuum interrupter and vacuum circuit interrupter including the same
Patent Number: 7,253,630

Inventors: Zhou; Xixian (Collegeville, PA), Jacobs; Gregory F. (Oreland, PA), Waters; Eric S. (Gasport, NY)
Title: System and die for forming a continuous filament reinforced structural plastic profile by pultrusion/coextrusion
Patent Number: 7,987,885

Inventors: Zhou; Yan (Austin, TX)
Title: Architecture for a digital subscriber line analog front end
Patent Number: 7,254,177

Inventors: Zhou; Yan (San Diego, CA), Abraham; Santosh Paul (San Diego, CA), Sampath; Hemanth (San Diego, CA)
Title: Autonomous adaptation of discovery packet transmission frequency
Patent Number: 9,094,778

Inventors: Zhu; Huilong (Poughkeepsie, NY), Liang; Qingqing (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Field effect transistor having an asymmetric gate electrode
Patent Number: 9,093,374

Inventors: Zhu; Jian-Kuang (Kunshan, CN), Xiao; Feng (Kunshan, CN)
Title: Card edge connector having cantilevered aligning key
Patent Number: 7,985,089

Inventors: Zhu; Zuohang (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Portable battery charger
Patent Number: 9,093,855

Inventors: Ziller; Carl R. (Apex, NC)
Title: Portable electronic device and personal hands-free accessory with audio disable
Patent Number: 7,986,802

Inventors: Zillmer; Andrew J. (Woodland Hills, CA), Little; Alfred (Simi Valley, CA)
Title: Catalyzed hot gas heating system for concentrated solar power generation systems
Patent Number: 7,987,844

Inventors: Zimmer; Vincent J. (Federal Way, WA), Rothman; Michael (Puyallup, WA)
Title: Encryption acceleration
Patent Number: 7,987,349

Inventors: Zimmerman; Dennis A. (Bridgewater, VA), Early; Joseph R. (Harrisonburg, VA), Comeau; Marc-Yvon (Massanutten, VA)
Title: Shielding integrity testing for cable drop
Patent Number: 9,091,712

Inventors: Zimmerman; Jim (Grosse Ile, MI), McNulty; Frank (Rochester Hills, MI), Machrowicz; Tad (Ortonville, MI), Engler; Edward (Farmington Hills, MI)
Title: Frame system for motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,251,915

Inventors: Zitzmann; Nicole (Oxford, GB), Butters; Terry D. (Oxfordshire, GB), Platt; Frances M. (Oxfordshire, GB), Jacob; Gary S. (Creve Coeur, MO), Picker; Donald H. (Warren, NJ), Carrouee; Sandra (Lyons, FR), Fleet; George W. J. (Oxfordshire, GB), Dwek; Raymond A. (Oxfordshire, GB), Durantel; David (Arles, FR), Mehta; Anand (Langdale, PA), Block; Timothy M. (Doylestown, PA)
Title: Long chain N-alkyl compounds and oxa-derivatives thereof
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Inventors: Zoppi; Matteo (Genoa, IT), Molfino; Rezia (Genoa, IT), Jilich; Michal (Genoa, IT), Le; Thuy Hong Loan (Genoa, IT)
Title: Gripper
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Inventors: Zorn; Holger (Wettenberg, DE), Fraatz; Marco Alexander (Giessen, DE), Reimer; Stephanie Johanna Luise (Hannover, DE), Takenberg; Meike (Garbsen, DE), Krings; Ulrich (Landesbergen, DE), Berger; Ralf Gunter (Hannover, DE), Marx; Stefan (Ro.beta.dorf, DE)
Title: Enzymatic synthesis of nootkatone
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Inventors: Zotov; Alexander J (Sammamish, WA), Townsend; Reed L. (Seattle, WA), Dodge; Steven P (Sammamish, WA), Landstad; Todd M (Redmond, WA), Durojaiye; Olumuyiwa M (Redmond, WA), Wick; Stefan (Issaquah, WA), Rangasamy; Vijayakumar (Redmond, WA)
Title: Mechanism for allowing applications to filter out or opt into tablet input
Patent Number: 7,986,307

Inventors: Zuidervaart; Jasper (Drachten, NL), Voorhorst; Fokke Roelof (Drachten, NL), Steunenberg; Roelof (Drachten, NL), Van Der Vlis; Peter Hans (Drachten, NL), Van Eibergen Santhagens; Robert Alexander (Drachten, NL), Wevers; Dirk Hendrik (Drachten, NL), Westerhof; Willem Auke (Drachten, NL)
Title: Device for shaving hair having a cutting member with a periodical motion
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