Sunday, December 01 2019


Weekly Report

Expired Patents

Inventors: Aakjer; Thomas (Munich, DE)
Title: Smart memory read out for power saving
Patent Number: 7,277,340

Inventors: Aaltonen; Janne La. (Turku, FI)
Title: Systems, devices, methods and computer program products for downloading content to mobile devices in a roaming environment
Patent Number: 8,023,966

Inventors: Abad; Carlos (Kingswells, GB), Wilson; Alexander (Hardwick, GB)
Title: Downhole polymer foam applications
Patent Number: 9,140,107

Inventors: Abadeer; Wagdi W. (Essex Junction, VT), Kamal, legal representative; Lilian (Saratoga, CA), Ellis-Monaghan; John J. (Grand Isle, VT), Gambino; Jeffrey P. (Westford, VT), Lee; Tom C. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Semiconductor wafer processing method that allows device regions to be selectively annealed following back end of the line (BEOL) metal wiring layer formation
Patent Number: 8,021,950

Inventors: Abadir; Essam Ernest (Lancaster, PA), Schock; Rosco (Lancaster, PA), Maffett; Ian Dane (Lancaster, PA)
Title: Secure distributed single action payment system
Patent Number: 9,141,945

Inventors: Abbate; Jeffrey Allan (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Active color correction to compensate for near field color cast
Patent Number: 7,277,576

Inventors: Abe; Manabu (Maebashi, JP), Chikaraishi; Kazuo (Maebashi, JP), Tanaka; Atsushi (Maebashi, JP)
Title: Electric power steering device
Patent Number: 7,275,618

Inventors: Abe; Masayuki (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display apparatus
Patent Number: 9,142,173

Inventors: Abedi; Saied (Berkshire, GB)
Title: Method for scheduling uplink transmissions from user equipments by a base station determining a measure of a quality of service, and corresponding base station, user equipment and communication system
Patent Number: 8,023,450

Inventors: Abel; Gnanakumar Robertson (Laguna, CN), Wu; Man Wai (Hong Kong, CN), Lau; Ka Yiu (Hong Kong, CN)
Title: Compressor with vapor injection system
Patent Number: 7,275,385

Inventors: Able; Douglas Anthony (Shelbyille, KY), Kearney, III; William Thomas (Lexington, KY), Maddux; Thomas Paul (Lexington, KY), Schoedinger; Kevin Dean (Lexington, KY)
Title: Method and apparatus for feeding sheets
Patent Number: 7,275,740

Inventors: Adamek; Daniel E. (Bloomington, MN), Cappuyns; Jan (Nossegem, BE), Moreau; Egide Emmanuel Paul Baudry (Jodoigne, BE), Ouyang; Ming (Roseville, MN), Rogers; Robert M. (Minnetonka, MN)
Title: Filter element and method
Patent Number: 8,021,455

Inventors: Adams; David G. (Lindon, UT)
Title: Randomized answer generator toy
Patent Number: 9,138,637

Inventors: Aferzon; Joshua Michael (Stamford, CT)
Title: Anterior intervertebral fusion with fixation system, device, and method
Patent Number: 9,138,331

Inventors: Afshari; Bahram (Los Altos, CA), Asatryan; Karen (Quebec, CA), Clark; Peter P. (Boxborough, MA), Galstian; Tigran (Quebec, CA), Nystrom; Michael J. (San Jose, CA), Presniakov; Vladimir (Quebec, CA), Yakovenko; Sergei (Pleasanton, CA), Zohrabyan; Armen (Quebec, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for testing operation of an optical liquid crystal device
Patent Number: 9,140,920

Inventors: Agarwal; Manoj K. (Noida, IN)
Title: System and method for performance management of large scale SDP platforms
Patent Number: 9,141,456

Inventors: Ageishi; Daisuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for recovering from PCI bus fault, recording medium and computer
Patent Number: 8,024,619

Inventors: Ahmad; Bilal (San Jose, CA)
Title: Zero overhead back channel for adaptive transmit filter updates in SerDes transceivers
Patent Number: 7,277,477

Inventors: Ahmad; Mudasir (Santa Clara, CA), Hu; Mason (Cupertino, CA), Pattison; Robert (Mountain View, CA), Popovich; David Anthony (San Jose, CA)
Title: Device, apparatus, method and assembly for coupling an electrical component with a circuit board
Patent Number: 7,277,297

Inventors: Ahn; Jin-Yong (Yongin-si, KR), Ryu; Chang-Sup (Yongin-si, KR), Min; Byung-Youl (Seongnam-si, KR), Kang; Myung-Sam (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Mounting substrate and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,022,553

Inventors: Ahuja; Sandeep (University Place, WA), Sauciuc; Ioan (Phoenix, AZ), Smith; Susan F. (Olympia, WA)
Title: Transient thermal management systems for semiconductor devices
Patent Number: 9,142,482

Inventors: Aicher; Thomas D. (Superior, CO), Boyd; Steven Armen (Longmont, CO), Chicarelli; Mark Joseph (Longmont, CO), Condroski; Kevin Ronald (Broomfield, CO), Hinklin; Ronald Jay (Longmont, CO), Singh; Ajay (Longmont, CO)
Title: 2-aminopyridine analogs as glucokinase activators
Patent Number: 8,022,223

Inventors: Aicher; Thomas D. (Superior, CO), Boyd; Steven Armen (Longmont, CO), Chicarelli; Mark Joseph (Longmont, CO), Condroski; Kevin Ronald (Lafayette, CO), Garrey; Rustam Ferdinand (Loveland, CO), Hinklin; Ronald Jay (Longmont, CO), Singh; Ajay (Aurora, CO), Turner; Timothy M. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Glucokinase activators
Patent Number: 8,022,222

Inventors: Aichinger; Georg (Asten, AT), Eder; Thomas (Traun, AT), Heckmann; Hado (Linz, AT), Millner; Robert (Loosdorf, AT), Schenk; Johannes Leopold (Linz, AT), Schmidt; Martin (Leonding, AT), Wieder; Kurt (Schwertberg, AT), Wurm; Johann (Bad Zell, AT)
Title: Process and apparatus for producing liquid pig iron or liquid primary steel products
Patent Number: 9,139,884

Inventors: Aida; Eiji (Tokyo, JP), Yoshioka; Keiri (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Slot machine
Patent Number: 7,275,988

Inventors: Aiken; John E. (Monroeville, PA)
Title: Fatty acid alkyl ester production from oleaginous seeds
Patent Number: 8,022,236

Inventors: Aiso; Fumiki (Mie-ken, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device and method for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 9,142,561

Inventors: Akelbein; Jens-Peter (Bodenheim, DE), Haustein; Nils (Soergenloch, DE)
Title: System and method for managing data using a hierarchical metadata management system
Patent Number: 8,024,354

Inventors: Akino; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Vibrating plate of dynamic microphone, method of manufacturing the vibrating plate and dynamic microphone comprising the same
Patent Number: 7,277,556

Inventors: Akioka; Koji (North Adelaide, AU)
Title: Liquid developer and image forming device
Patent Number: 8,021,815

Inventors: Akita; Koji (Kanagawa, JP), Horikawa; Seiichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Kasami; Hideo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Card device
Patent Number: 9,141,781

Inventors: Akiyama; Ryota (Tokyo, JP), Saito; Kazuta (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of producing segmented chips
Patent Number: 8,021,964

Inventors: Al-Shahrani; Sarah O. (Khamis Mushayt, SA)
Title: Clothes drying rack
Patent Number: 9,140,497

Inventors: Al-Yami; Abdullah Saleh Hussain (Dhahran, SA), Schubert; Jerome (College Station, TX)
Title: Systems and methods for expert systems for well completion using Bayesian decision models (BDNs), drilling fluids types, and well types
Patent Number: 9,140,112

Inventors: Alao; Emmanuel Adedolapo (Annadale, VA)
Title: Wireless headband audio player
Patent Number: 9,143,854

Inventors: Albeck; Michael (Ramat Chen, IL), Sredni; Benjamin (Kfar Saba, IL)
Title: Biologically active complex
Patent Number: 7,276,628

Inventors: Albrecht; Thomas R. (San Jose, CA), Baumgart; Peter M. (San Jose, CA), Knigge; Bernhard E. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method of feedback control for active damping of slider air bearing vibrations in a hard disk drive slider
Patent Number: 7,277,252

Inventors: Alexander; Mark (Paradise, UT)
Title: Recreational/athletic training system and strike pod therefor
Patent Number: 8,021,280

Inventors: Allen-Ware; Malcolm S. (Austin, TX), Carter; John B. (Austin, TX), Huang; Wei (Austin, TX), Lefurgy; Charles R. (Austin, TX), Silva; Guillermo J. (Austin, TX)
Title: Minimizing aggregate cooling and leakage power with fast convergence
Patent Number: 9,141,159

Inventors: Allen; Donald Giles (Morgan Hill, CA), Contreras; Richard Jule (San Jose, CA), Feldbaum; Michael (San Jose, CA), Ramasubramanian; Murali (San Jose, CA)
Title: Damascene method for forming write coils of magnetic heads
Patent Number: 7,275,306

Inventors: Allen; John Gordon (Newbury Park, CA), Briner; Karin (Indianapolis, IN), Cohen; Michael Philip (Indianapolis, IN), Galka; Christopher Stanley (Carmel, IN), Hellman; Sarah Lynne (Indianapolis, IN), Martinez-Grau; Maria Angeles (Alcobendas, ES), Reinhard; Matthew Robert (Indianapolis, IN), Rodriguez; Michael John (Indianapolis, IN), Rothhaar; Roger Ryan (Reelsville, IN), Tidwell; Michael Wade (Indianapolis, IN), Victor; Frantz (Indianapolis, IN), Williams; Andrew Caerwyn (Basingstoke, GB), Zhang; Deyi (Carmel, IN), Mazanetz; Michael Philip (Notts, GB)
Title: 6-substituted 2,3,4,5-tetrahydro-1H-benzo[d]azepines as 5-HT.sub.2C receptor agonists
Patent Number: 8,022,062

Inventors: Allen; Joseph (Murrieta, CA)
Title: Shopping cart corral for displaying one or more advertisements and method of providing same
Patent Number: 9,138,081

Inventors: Allen; Joseph H. (Belmont, MA), Matsa; Moshe M. E. (Cambridge, MA), Perkins; Eric D. (Boston, MA)
Title: Garbage collection of interned strings
Patent Number: 9,141,540

Inventors: Altshuler; Mark (Gannot Hadar, IL), Marinchenco; Oleg (Modiin, IL), Shousterman; Leonid (Herzlia, IL)
Title: Wireless communications network base station extension
Patent Number: 9,143,949

Inventors: Amato; Frank (Winter Springs, FL)
Title: Quality control material monitor
Patent Number: 8,021,039

Inventors: Ambo; Tsugio (Saitama, JP), Tanaka; Yoshikazu (Saitama, JP), Hirose; Tetsu (Saitama, JP)
Title: Electrical connector having large locking force
Patent Number: 8,021,199

Inventors: Amit; Jonathan (Yehud, IL), Demidov; Lilia (Yehud, IL), Halowani; Nir (Yehud, IL)
Title: Table boundary detection in data blocks for compression
Patent Number: 9,141,631

Inventors: Amrhein; Dustin K. (Cedar Park, TX), Burckart; Erik J. (Raleigh, NC), Ivory; Andrew (Wake Forest, NC), Shook; Aaron K. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Persisting annotations within a cobrowsing session
Patent Number: 9,141,710

Inventors: Amrhein; Dustin K. (Cedar Park, TX), Burckart; Erik J. (Raleigh, NC), Ivory; Andrew J. (Wake Forest, NC), Shook; Aaron K. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Persisting annotations within a cobrowsing session
Patent Number: 9,141,711

Inventors: Anand; Vaijayanthimala K. (Austin, TX), Heyrman; Peter Joseph (Rochester, MN), Olszewski; Bret R. (Austin, TX)
Title: Virtual machine dispatching to maintain memory affinity
Patent Number: 8,024,728

Inventors: Andersen; Carsten (Vaerloese, DK), Poulsen; Thomas Agersten (Ballerup, DK)
Title: Alpha-amylases
Patent Number: 9,139,822

Inventors: Andersen; Kirk (Orlando, FL)
Title: Funnel device for rooftop drain covers
Patent Number: 9,139,365

Inventors: Anderson; Brent Alan (Jericho, VT), Rankin; Jed Hickory (Richmond, VT)
Title: Multi-chip reticle photomasks
Patent Number: 8,021,803

Inventors: Andle; Jeffrey C (Falmouth, ME), Haskell; Reichl B (Nashua, NH)
Title: Asymmetric composite acoustic wave sensor
Patent Number: 8,022,595

Inventors: Andou; Tadanao (Kawasaki, JP), Asada; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Relay device, wireless communication system and multicast relay method
Patent Number: 8,023,433

Inventors: Angelopoulos; Marie (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Huang; Wu-Song (Poughkeepsie, NY), Mahorowila; Arpan P. (Bronxville, NY), Moreau; Wayne (Wappingers Falls, NY), Pfeiffer; Dirk (Dobbs Ferry, NY), Sooriyekumaren; Ratnam (San Jose, CA)
Title: Silicon-containing compositions for spin-on arc/hardmask materials
Patent Number: 7,276,327

Inventors: Anklesaria; Kaiomars P. (Bloomingdale, GA)
Title: Fluid detection device
Patent Number: 9,140,658

Inventors: Anoshkina; Elvira V. (Winter Springs, FL), Subramanian; Ramesh (Oviedo, FL)
Title: Impact resistant thermal barrier coating system
Patent Number: 8,021,742

Inventors: Anthony; Anthony A. (Erie, PA), Anthony; William M. (Erie, PA)
Title: Arrangement for energy conditioning
Patent Number: 8,023,241

Inventors: Anzai; Aya (Tsukui Kanagawa, JP), Osame; Mitsuaki (Kanagawa, JP), Tanada; Yoshifumi (Kanagawa, JP), Miyagawa; Keisuke (Kanagawa, JP), Seo; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Light emitting device and drive method thereof
Patent Number: 7,276,856

Inventors: Aoki; Katsuaki (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Hayamizu; Naoya (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Hattori; Kei (Mie-ken, JP), Oka; Yukihiro (Mie-ken, JP), Kanetaka; Hidemi (Mie-ken, JP), Hasegawa; Makoto (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Surface treatment method, etching method, and method for manufacturing electronic device
Patent Number: 8,021,565

Inventors: Aoki; Shinji (Chiryu, JP), Yamanaka; Yasushi (Nakashima-gun, JP), Kamiya; Toshifumi (Takahama, JP)
Title: System for limiting an increase in the inside air temperature of passenger compartment of vehicle
Patent Number: 7,275,983

Inventors: Aoki; Shinji (Kariya-city, Aichi-pref., JP)
Title: Air conditioning unit for seat
Patent Number: 7,275,984

Inventors: Aono; Takanori (Mohka, JP), Okada; Ryoji (Kasumigaura, JP), Kazama; Atsushi (Mohka, JP), Takada; Yoshiaki (Mohka, JP)
Title: Semiconductor sensor device and method for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 8,022,433

Inventors: Aoyagi; Kenichiro (Yokosuka, JP), Kawabe; Yasuhiro (Yokosuka, JP), Nakamura; Yuichiro (Zushi, JP), Matsutani; Hideyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Mobile communication system, controller and method
Patent Number: 9,144,021

Inventors: Aoyagi; Toshitaka (Tokyo, JP), Shirai; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor laser
Patent Number: 7,277,465

Inventors: Aoyama; Takahisa (Kanagawa, JP), Nishio; Akihiko (Kanagawa, JP), Fukui; Akito (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Wireless communication base station apparatus, wireless communication mobile station apparatus, wireless communication method, and wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,023,470

Inventors: Appelman; Barry (Arlington, VA)
Title: Caching signatures
Patent Number: 8,024,484

Inventors: Arai; Alan Y. (Fremont, CA), Cho; Gyu C. (Ann Arbor, MI), Xu; Jingzhou (Ann Arbor, MI), Yoshino; Fumiyo (San Jose, CA), Zhang; Haibin (Portland, OR), Bovatsek; James (San Jose, CA), Yoshida; Makoto (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Transparent material processing with an ultrashort pulse laser
Patent Number: 9,138,913

Inventors: Arai; Daisuke (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Portable terminal and function limiting method
Patent Number: 7,275,695

Inventors: Arai; Masae (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Radio communications terminal apparatus
Patent Number: 8,022,926

Inventors: Arai; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Tachimura; Yuko (Kanagawa, JP), Akiba; Mai (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Inspection system, inspection method, and method for manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,276,929

Inventors: Arakawa; Yuki (Tokyo, JP), Konishi; Gen-Ichi (Tokyo, JP), Nakajima; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Kang; Sungmin (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Junji (Tokyo, JP), Matsumoto; Takuya (Tokyo, JP), Nishimura; Suzushi (Tokyo, JP), Toyooka; Takehiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Diacetylene derivative and liquid crystalline polymer having diacetylene structure
Patent Number: 9,139,774

Inventors: Araki; Yoshitaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Compound dispersing method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,275,704

Inventors: Aramaki; Tatsuo (Higashiyamato, JP)
Title: Terminal device and control program thereof for displaying display information in a display section capable of performing three-dimensional display
Patent Number: 9,143,768

Inventors: Archer; Charles J. (Rochester, MN), Carey; James E. (Rochester, MN), Sanders; Philip J. (Rochester, MN), Smith; Brian E. (Knoxville, TN)
Title: Collective operation management in a parallel computer
Patent Number: 9,141,183

Inventors: Arianpour; Ashkan A. (San Diego, CA), McCanna; James P. (San Diego, CA), Windmiller; Joshua R. (Del Mar, CA), Litvin; Semeon Y. (Encinitas, CA)
Title: Photovoltaic device employing a resonator cavity
Patent Number: 8,022,292

Inventors: Ariff; Fauziah B (New York, NY), Voltmer; Theodore S (Caldwell, NJ), Antonucci; Donna A (Hoboken, NJ), Greenhut; Scott M (New York, NY), Hayes; John (Alendale, NJ), Sneddon; Kendall (Summit, NJ), Ciccarone; Christine D (Robbinsville, NJ), Ewell; Jason (Ridgewood, NJ), Lam; Johnson (Ridgewood, NJ), Zaiac; Joanne (New York, NY), Lang; Laura (Fairfield, CT), Bharwani; Seraq (Boston, MA), Zeisser; Michel P (New York, NY), Fernandes; Joseph (New York, NY), Segel; Elizabeth Hilton (New York, NY)
Title: System and method for networked loyalty program
Patent Number: 8,024,220

Inventors: Arimilli; Lakshminarayana B. (Austin, TX), Arimilli; Ravi K. (Austin, TX), Lewis; Jerry D. (Round Rock, TX), Maule; Warren E. (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: Partial cache line accesses based on memory access patterns
Patent Number: 8,024,527

Inventors: Arimoto; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor circuit design method and semiconductor circuit manufacturing method
Patent Number: 8,024,674

Inventors: Arlotta; Angelo (Ottawa, CA), Bundza; Nicholas Adam (Ottawa, CA), De Cecco; Stefano (Ottawa, CA), Serjak; Peter (Stittsville, CA), Schmidt; Bevin (Dunrobin, CA)
Title: Sealed expansion module
Patent Number: 8,023,271

Inventors: Armstrong; Charles Thomas (Rancho Santa Margarita, CA), Young; Chihsin Steven (Irvine, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for updating a user interface for a printing device
Patent Number: 9,141,314

Inventors: Armstrong; Rocky E (Morton, WA), Garcia; David J (Morton, WA)
Title: Travel trailer stabilizer system
Patent Number: 9,139,060

Inventors: Armstrong; William Joseph (Rochester, MN), Francois; Christopher (Apple Valley, MN), Nayar; Naresh (Rochester, MN)
Title: System for correct distribution of hypervisor work
Patent Number: 8,024,726

Inventors: Arroyo; Diana J. (Austin, TX), Blakley, III; George R. (Round Rock, TX), Jamsek; Damir A. (Austin, TX), Muppidi; Sridhar R. (Austin, TX), Simon; Kimberly D. (Austin, TX), Williams; Ronald B. (Austin, TX)
Title: Authorizing information flows
Patent Number: 8,024,565

Inventors: Arroyo; Jesse P. (Rochester, MN), Kotta; Srinivas (Hyderabad, IN), Guttahalli Krishna; Anjam Kumar (Hyderabad, IN)
Title: Isolating a PCI host bridge in response to an error event
Patent Number: 9,141,493

Inventors: Arroyo; Jesse P. (Rochester, MN), Kotta; Srinivas (Hyderabad, IN), Guttahalli Krishna; Anjan Kumar (Hyderabad, IN)
Title: Isolating a PCI host bridge in response to an error event
Patent Number: 9,141,494

Inventors: Arvelo; Amilcar R. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Brandon; Mark A. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Campbell; Levi A. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Doan; Tan D. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Ellsworth, Jr.; Michael J. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Kemink; Randall G. (Poughkeepsie, NY), McKeever; Eric J. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Selective clamping of electronics card to coolant-cooled structure
Patent Number: 9,144,178

Inventors: Asai; Motoo (Gifu, JP), Noda; Kouta (Gifu, JP), Inagaki; Yasushi (Gifu, JP)
Title: Interlayer insulating layer for printed wiring board, printed wiring board and method for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 8,021,748

Inventors: Asanuma; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP), Terabe; Shigeo (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Mobile radio terminal and mobile communication system
Patent Number: 8,023,900

Inventors: Ashikaga; Toru (Saitama, JP), Hirata; Kazushige (Saitama, JP)
Title: Discharge lamp lighting device
Patent Number: 8,022,642

Inventors: Aslot; Vishal Chittranjan (Austin, TX), Prasad; Aravinda (Mysore, IN)
Title: Reducing application startup time by optimizing spatial locality of instructions in executables
Patent Number: 9,141,358

Inventors: Asoma; Akira (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus, imaging method, and program for selectively controlling gain in a normal imaging mode and a combined imaging mode
Patent Number: 8,023,004

Inventors: Assaf; Musaid A. (McLean, VA)
Title: System and method that minimizes hazards of blind spots while driving
Patent Number: 9,139,135

Inventors: Assaf; Nadine (Paris, FR)
Title: Picture segment coding with motion prediction
Patent Number: 7,277,487

Inventors: Atkinson; Anthony (Guildford, GB), Cripps; Roger (Guildford, GB), Eley; Kirstin (Guildford, GB), Rudd; Brian (Welwyn Garden City, GB), Todd; Martin (Welwyn Garden City, GB)
Title: Thermophilic micro-organisms for ethanol production
Patent Number: 8,021,865

Inventors: Auerbach; Daniel J. (San Jose, CA), Ng; Spencer W. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Non-volatile cache in disk drive emulation
Patent Number: 8,024,515

Inventors: Aufranc; Richard (Albany, OR), Stephens; Bruce A. (Corvallis, OR), Way; Olan (Eugene, OR)
Title: Defining a bounding box for projected images
Patent Number: 8,020,997

Inventors: Auman; Barney Jeffery (Logan, UT)
Title: Split column reassembly system
Patent Number: 7,275,349

Inventors: Avery; Kenytt D. (Newport Beach, CA), Bader; Edward L. (Los Angeles, CA), Trinh; Kevin N. (Garden Grove, CA)
Title: System for on-line archiving of content in an object store
Patent Number: 9,141,623

Inventors: Avory; Michelle E (Wendover, GB), Wadsworth; Harry John (Stortford, GB), Nairne; Robert James Domett (Amersham, GB)
Title: Radioiodinated fatty acids
Patent Number: 9,138,493

Inventors: Awada; Faisal M. (Round Rock, TX), Brown; Joe Nathan (Austin, TX), Burkes; Philip Bernard (Round Rock, TX), Espinoza, Jr.; Victor (Pflugerville, TX)
Title: Free resource error/event log for autonomic data processing system
Patent Number: 8,024,544

Inventors: Ayazi; Farrokh (Atlanta, GA), Lavasani; Seyed Hossein Miri (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Integrated circuit oscillators having microelectromechanical resonators therein with parasitic impedance cancellation
Patent Number: 8,022,779

Inventors: Aybay; Gunes (Los Altos, CA), Siddhaye; Shreeram (Sunnyvale, CA), Gadgil; Srinivas (Cupertino, CA), Mowat; Euan F. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for automated sensor polling
Patent Number: 8,024,499

Inventors: Azad; Mina (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Label switched path OAM wrapper
Patent Number: 8,024,457

Inventors: Aziz; Pervez M. (Dallas, TX), Malipatil; Amaresh V. (San Jose, CA), Annampedu; Viswanath (Schnecksville, PA)
Title: Clock and data recovery architecture with adaptive digital phase skew
Patent Number: 9,143,367

Inventors: Baarsch; Byron Keith (Lebanon, OR), Baarsch; Jennette (Lebanon, OR)
Title: Scraper attachment for sponges
Patent Number: 9,138,121

Inventors: Baba; Mamoru (Morioka, JP)
Title: Light-detectable solid thin-film secondary battery
Patent Number: 7,276,312

Inventors: Babej; Jiri (Lich, DE), Vieth; Michael (Bad Vilbel, DE), Humpert; Richard (Rosbach v.d.H., DE)
Title: Section for the manufacture of hollow body elements, hollow body element and component assembly
Patent Number: 8,021,092

Inventors: Bacher; Helmut (St. Florian, AT), Schulz; Helmuth (Linz, AT), Wendelin; Georg (Linz, AT)
Title: Apparatus for treating plastics material
Patent Number: 7,275,857

Inventors: Bade; Steven A. (Georgetown, TX), Dayka; John C. (New Paltz, NY), Jaquette; Glen Alan (Tucson, AZ), Guski; Richard Henry (Red Hook, NY)
Title: Encrypted tape access control via challenge-response protocol
Patent Number: 9,141,819

Inventors: Bader; Martin (Penzberg, DE), Falkenstein; Roberto (Munich, DE), Schantz; Christian (Penzberg, DE)
Title: Shortened tetranectin-apolipoprotein A-1 fusion protein, a lipid particle containing it, and uses thereof
Patent Number: 9,139,640

Inventors: Bae; Hyoung Oh (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Dae Ho (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Yeong Jin (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for fast fourier transform/inverse fast fourier transform
Patent Number: 8,023,401

Inventors: Bailey; Wayne E. (Fredericksburg, VA)
Title: Radon exhaust system with a diagnostic bypass filter apparatus
Patent Number: 9,140,461

Inventors: Bajpai; Ashna (Mumbai, IN), Nigam; Arun Kumar (Mumbai, IN)
Title: Chromium dioxide (CrO.sub.2) and composites of chromium dioxide and other oxides of chromium such as CrO.sub.2/Cr.sub.2O.sub.3 and CrO.sub.2/Cr.sub.2O.sub.5) and process for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,276,226

Inventors: Baker; Nicola Jane (Thetford, GB), Parker; David Myatt (Hereford, GB)
Title: Oral compositions comprising a viscosity modifier for reduction of tooth erosion
Patent Number: 7,276,229

Inventors: Bakx; Johannes Leopoldus (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Disc drive and photo-detector circuits
Patent Number: 8,023,373

Inventors: Baldauf; Albert (Hanau, DE), Schwarzbach; Ronald (Frankfurt, DE), Graeser; Norbert (Frankfurt, DE)
Title: Attaching unit and knob for a heating unit of a cigar lighter
Patent Number: 8,022,340

Inventors: Balfour; Stuart (Lunnister, GB)
Title: Improvements relating to masts
Patent Number: 9,139,256

Inventors: Bando; Kazunori (Sanmu, JP), Taguchi; Kazumi (Sanmu, JP)
Title: Diagnostic and remedy for disease caused by amyloid aggregation and/or deposition
Patent Number: 8,022,075

Inventors: Baransi; Akram (Nazareth, IL), Zajac; Michael (Midland, MI), Andraus; Zaher (San Jose, CA)
Title: Sequential non-deterministic detection in hardware design
Patent Number: 9,141,738

Inventors: Barber; Daniel E. (Greenville, SC), Wang; Aiyang (Simpsonville, SC), Randall; Michael S. (Simpsonville, SC), Tajuddin; Aziz (Laurens, SC)
Title: Refractory metal nickel electrodes for capacitors
Patent Number: 7,277,269

Inventors: Barber; Ronald J. (San Jose, CA), Chainani; Naresh K. (Portland, OR), Lohman; Guy M. (San Jose, CA), Pirahesh; Mir Hamid (San Jose, CA), Raman; Vijayshankar (Sunnyvale, CA), Sidle; Richard S. (Mountain View, CA), Tata; Sandeep (San Jose, CA)
Title: Efficient join with one or more large dimension tables
Patent Number: 9,141,667

Inventors: Barcroft; Victor N. (North Barrington, IL)
Title: Long travel lift system
Patent Number: 9,140,025

Inventors: Barillaud; Franck (Austin, TX), Cho; Insoo (Pittsburgh, PA), Christiani; Daniel M. (Rochester, NY), Thill; Mark Robert (Seattle, WA), Zhang; David Sun (Norcross, GA)
Title: Subsidizing wireless services in geo-fenced zones
Patent Number: 9,143,626

Inventors: Barov; Nikolai (San Diego, CA)
Title: Diagnostic resonant cavity for a charged particle accelerator
Patent Number: 7,276,708

Inventors: Barsoba; Fernando (Durham, NC), Britt; David Thomas (Greensboro, NC), Chakra; Al (Apex, NC), Lin; Xiu-Feng (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Expert locator based on user polling
Patent Number: 9,141,668

Inventors: Barthel; Herbert (Mehring, DE)
Title: Pyrogenic silicic acid manufactured in a small-scale production plant
Patent Number: 9,139,444

Inventors: Bartlett; Edwin C. (Greenville, NC)
Title: Apparatus and method for anchoring sutures
Patent Number: 8,021,390

Inventors: Basaric; Nikola (Zagreb, HR), Aleskovic; Marija (Zagreb, HR), Majerski; Kata (Zagreb, HR)
Title: Adamantane-dipyrromethane derivatives, method of preparation and applications in anion sensing
Patent Number: 8,022,097

Inventors: Basso; Claude (Nice, FR), Shedivy; David A. (Rochester, MN), Verrilli; Colin B. (Apex, NC), Walk; Bruce M. (Rochester, MN), Wind; Daniel (Nice, FR)
Title: Sliced routing table management
Patent Number: 9,143,441

Inventors: Bathiche; Steven N. (Kirkland, WA), Wilson; Andrew D. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Dynamic projected user interface
Patent Number: 8,022,942

Inventors: Bauer; Michael (Nittendorf, DE), Eurskens; Wolfram (Unterhaching, DE), Gruendler; Gerold (Regensburg, DE), Kerler; Rudolf (Lappersdorf, DE), Pape; Heinz (Aschheim, DE), Strobel; Peter (Regensburg, DE)
Title: Electronic module, panel having electronic modules which are to be divided up, and process for the production thereof
Patent Number: 7,276,785

Inventors: Bauer; Tonya Daree (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Quick-change watchbands
Patent Number: 7,275,288

Inventors: Baugh; John A. (Kilpedder, IE), Bucala; Richard J. (Cos Cob, CT), Chitnis; Smita (San Diego, CA), Donnelly; Seamus C. (Dublin, IE), Gregersen; Peter K. (Larchmont, NY), Monteiro; Joanita (Philadelphia, PA)
Title: Macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) promoter polymorphism in inflammatory disease
Patent Number: 9,139,877

Inventors: Baum; David (Provo, UT), Quinn; Reed (Highland, UT)
Title: Electronic device gaming system
Patent Number: 9,138,640

Inventors: Baumann; Warren J. (Monroe, NY), Bouz; Firas (Lexington, KY), Stevens; Wesley (Nicholasville, KY), Waller; Glen S. (Callala Bay, AU)
Title: Programmatic conversion of support documentation into executable programs
Patent Number: 9,141,342

Inventors: Beaupre; Jean M. (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Balanced ultrasonic end effector
Patent Number: 8,021,381

Inventors: Becker; Stefan (Mannheim, DE), Klumpe; Markus (Mannheim, DE), Pakusch; Joachim (Speyer, DE), Goetz; Thomas (Leimersheim, DE), Knoll; Christian (Neuhofen, DE), Gulden; Rolf (Frankenthal, DE)
Title: Comb polymers and their use as additives for preparations of mineral binders
Patent Number: 8,022,120

Inventors: Beebe; David J. (Monona, WI), Schwartz; Brian E. (Riverside, IL), Pauls; Steven J. (Sheboygan, WI), Rand; Timothy D. (Madison, WI), Kochsiek; Brant R. (Madison, WI)
Title: Device and method for alerting a runner when a new pair of running shoes is needed
Patent Number: 7,277,021

Inventors: Behnen; Marion (Austin, TX), Cole; Richard L. (Los Gatos, CA), Jin; Qi (San Jose, CA), Pfahl; Timo (Zurich, CH), Pirk; Holger (Berlin, DE)
Title: Data analysis using facet attributes
Patent Number: 8,024,656

Inventors: Behrends; Derick G. (Rochester, MN), Christensen; Todd A. (Rochester, MN), Hebig; Travis R. (Lakeville, MN), Launsbach; Michael (Lakeville, MN), Nelson; Daniel M. (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Layout to minimize FET variation in small dimension photolithography
Patent Number: 9,142,560

Inventors: Beletsky; Robert J. (East New Market, MD)
Title: Length-adjustable strap
Patent Number: 9,142,199

Inventors: Bell; Adam (Short Hills, NJ), Blumenfeld; Jim (Lincroft, NJ), Coopersmith; Robert (Livingston, NJ), Loof; James (Bergenfield, NJ)
Title: Selectively spinnable air freshener structure
Patent Number: 9,138,503

Inventors: Bell; David Gordon (Spokane, WA)
Title: System and method for estimating performance metrics of conservation voltage reduction (CVR) systems and VOLT/VAR optimization systems
Patent Number: 9,141,100

Inventors: Bell; David Gordon (Spokane, WA)
Title: Electric power control system and efficiency optimization process for polyphase synchronous machine
Patent Number: 9,143,076

Inventors: Bellegarda; Jerome R. (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus related to pruning for concatenative text-to-speech synthesis
Patent Number: 8,024,193

Inventors: Ben Artsi; Liav (Nahariya, IL), Moyal; Miki (Bet-Hanaya, IL)
Title: Systems and methods for reducing quantization errors using adjustable equalizer granularities
Patent Number: 9,143,368

Inventors: Benhase; Michael T. (Tucson, AZ), Francisco; Nedlaya Y. (Tucson, AZ), Gill; Binny S. (Shrewsbury, MA), Gupta; Lokesh M. (Tucson, AZ), Li; Suguang (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Adaptive prestaging in a storage controller
Patent Number: 9,141,525

Inventors: Benhase; Michael Thomas (Tucson, AZ), Chen; James Chien-Chung (Tucson, AZ), Hsu; Yu-Cheng (Tucson, AZ), Kalos; Matthew Joseph (Tucson, AZ), Spanel; Carol (San Jose, CA), Walls; Andrew Dale (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method, system, and program for an adaptor to read and write to system memory
Patent Number: 8,024,524

Inventors: Beniyama; Fumiko (Yokohama, JP), Moriya; Toshio (Tokyo, JP), Matsumoto; Kosei (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Information collection system and information collection robot
Patent Number: 8,022,812

Inventors: Benker; John (South Dennis, MA), Llewellyn; Philip (South Dennis, MA)
Title: Thermoforming apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,021,142

Inventors: Bennett; Raymond Walden (Naperville, IL), Griffith; Laura Marie (Dundee, IL), Lund; Arnold M. (Louisville, CO)
Title: System and method for home automation and security
Patent Number: 9,143,342

Inventors: Benthien; Hermann (Sottrum, DE)
Title: Fastening arrangement for attaching a floor
Patent Number: 9,139,282

Inventors: Beranek; Mark W. (Leonardtown, MD)
Title: Optical subassembly package configuration
Patent Number: 8,023,784

Inventors: Berg; Martin (Poing, DE)
Title: Digital printer for printing to a recording medium
Patent Number: 9,141,036

Inventors: Bergander; Katharina (Berlin, DE), Bostanjoglo; Georg (Berlin, DE), Buchal; Tobias (Dusseldorf, DE), E.beta.er; Winfried (Bochum, DE), Goldschmidt; Dirk (Moers, DE), Koch; Torsten (Oberhausen, DE), Kuperkoch; Rudolf (Essen, DE), Mattheis; Thorsten (Mulheim, DE), Munzer; Jan (Berlin, DE), Musgen; Ralf (Essen, DE), Oechsner; Matthias (Mulheim an der Ruhr, DE), Pickert; Ursula (Mulheim an der Ruhr, DE), Vosberg; Volker (Mulheim an der Ruhr, DE)
Title: Turbine blade for a turbine with a cooling medium passage
Patent Number: 8,021,118

Inventors: Bernal; Edgar (Webster, NY), Loce; Robert P (Webster, NY)
Title: Content-aware halftone image resizing
Patent Number: 8,023,153

Inventors: Berthelot; Thomas (Les Ulis, FR), Deleris; Gerard (Bordeaux, FR)
Title: Fluorescent cyclic peptides, preparation method thereof and use of these peptides for measuring the enzymatic activity of a protease enzyme
Patent Number: 9,139,862

Inventors: Bertholdt; Horst-Otto (Forchheim, DE), Maciel; Terezinha Claudete (Bamberg, DE), Strohmer; Franz (Bamberg, DE)
Title: Method for the decontamination of an oxide layer-containing surface of a component or a system of a nuclear facility
Patent Number: 8,021,494

Inventors: Bertleson; Kathryn A. (Minnetonka, MN), Crank; Justin M. (Minnetonka, MN)
Title: High pressure injection catheter systems
Patent Number: 9,138,535

Inventors: Beshai; Maged E. (Maberly, CA), Vickers; Richard (Kanata, CA)
Title: State information and routing table updates in large scale data networks
Patent Number: 9,143,430

Inventors: Besner; Gail E. (Dublin, OH), Pillai; Srikumar B. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Methods of treating intestinal ischemia using heparin-binding epidermal growth factor
Patent Number: 7,276,479

Inventors: Best; Philip M. (Urbana, IL), Jones; Janice (Champaign, IL), Hansen; Jared P. (Peoria, IL), Lin; Zuojun (Urbana, IL), Weis; Karen E. (Champaign, IL), Chu; Po-Ju (Taipei, TW)
Title: Peptides and calcium regulation in mammalian cells
Patent Number: 8,022,177

Inventors: Bettacchini; Marcello (Perugia, IT)
Title: Miter saw
Patent Number: 7,275,470

Inventors: Bexell; Mats (Bjorklinge, SE), Lithell; Per Oskar (Uppsala, SE)
Title: Guided electromechanical motor
Patent Number: 8,022,596

Inventors: Beylich; Markus (Ludwigsburg, DE), Fasold; Michael (Auenwald, DE), Teuschel; Peter (Woergl, AT), Schwienbacher; Wolfgang (Dettingen, DE), Koch; Christoph (Kirchheim, DE)
Title: Cooling device for a functional system
Patent Number: 9,142,843

Inventors: Bhandaru; Malini K. (Sudbury, MA), Bace; Matthew M. (North Andover, MA), Brown; A Leonard (Weston, MA), Steiner; Ian M. (Hillsboro, OR), Garg; Vivek (Folsom, CA), Dehaemer; Eric (Shrewsbury, MA), Bobholz; Scott P. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Processor having per core and package level P0 determination functionality
Patent Number: 9,141,426

Inventors: Bharghavan; Vaduvur (Morgan Hill, CA), Venugopalachary; Rajendran (Cupertino, CA), Sivaprakasam; Srinivas (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Wireless communication antennae for concurrent communication in an access point
Patent Number: 9,142,873

Inventors: Bhaumik; Srabani (Niskayuna, NY), Agdeppa; Eric Dustin (Fairview, NJ), Klimash; June (Niskayuna, NY), DePuy; Jeannette Christine (Watervliet, NY)
Title: In vivo optical imaging
Patent Number: 8,021,647

Inventors: Bhogal; Kulvir S. (Fort Worth, TX), Hamilton, II; Rick A. (Charlottesville, VA), O'Connell; Brian M. (Cary, NC), Talbot; Mark W. (Columbia, MD), Walker; Keith R. (Austin, TX)
Title: Managing the storage of media content
Patent Number: 9,141,624

Inventors: Bhogal; Kulvir S. (Pflugerville, TX), Boss; Gregory J. (Saginaw, MI), Hamilton, II; Rick A. (Charlottesville, VA), Sand; Anne R. (Peyton, CO)
Title: Variable refresh rates for portions of shared screens
Patent Number: 9,141,264

Inventors: Bhogal; Kulvir S. (Pflugerville, TX), Boss; Gregory J. (Saginaw, MI), Lection; David B. (Raleigh, NC), Sand; Anne R. (Peyton, CO)
Title: Predictive data management in a networked computing environment
Patent Number: 9,141,637

Inventors: Bica-Winterling; Eva (Newington, CT), Gonzalez; Dominique D. (Verona, NJ), Collard; George J. (Mahwah, NJ), Zhu; Zhenqi (Holmdel, NJ), Grogan; Joseph M. (Port Washington, NY), Gonter; Rebecca S. (West Seneca, NY)
Title: Method and device for the controlled delivery and placement of securing elements in a body
Patent Number: 8,021,374

Inventors: Bieberich; Mark T. (Minnetonka, MN)
Title: Perioperative warming device
Patent Number: 7,276,076

Inventors: Biedermann; Lutz (VS-Villingen, DE), Harms; Jurgen (Karlsruhe, DE), Ostermann; Peter (Bocholt, DE)
Title: Connector element for bone rods or spinal rods
Patent Number: 7,276,069

Inventors: Binothman; Albara Mohammed (Portland, OR)
Title: Feather cutter and feather imping pin
Patent Number: 9,138,907

Inventors: Birch; Robert George (Jindalee, AU), Wu; Luguang (Kenmore, AU)
Title: Altered metabolism
Patent Number: 8,022,269

Inventors: Bissantz; Caterina (Village-Neuf, FR), Jablonski; Philippe (Steinbrunn-le-Haut, FR), Knust; Henner (Rheinfelden, DE), Nettekoven; Matthias (Grenzach-Wyhlen, DE), Ratni; Hasane (Habsheim, FR), Riemer; Claus (Freiburg, DE)
Title: N-benzyl pyrrolidine derivatives
Patent Number: 8,022,099

Inventors: Bitting; Ricky F. (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: External regulator reference voltage generator circuit
Patent Number: 8,022,684

Inventors: Bjoerk; Mikael T. (Adliswil, CH), Karg; Siegfried F. (Adliswil, CH), Knoch; Joachim (Obfelden, CH), Riel; Heike E. (Baech, CH), Riess; Walter H. (Thalwil, CH), Schmid; Heinz (Waedenswil, CH)
Title: Metal-oxide-semiconductor device including an energy filter
Patent Number: 8,022,447

Inventors: Black; Lawrence A. (Libertyville, IL), Behl; Berthold (Wiesbaden, DE), Wetter; Jill (North Chicago, IL)
Title: Radiolabeled PDE10A ligands
Patent Number: 9,138,494

Inventors: Blacquiere; Johannis Friso Rendert (Eindhoven, NL), Kelly; Declan Patrick (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Method and device for writing a multi-layer optical disc
Patent Number: 8,024,621

Inventors: Bliss; William Gene (Thornton, CO), Silvus; Gregory L. (Boulder, CO), Mead; John P. (Longmont, CO), Souvignier; Thomas V. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Super block error correction code (ECC) adaptable to communication systems including hard disk drives (HDDs) and other memory storage devices
Patent Number: 8,024,637

Inventors: Bliss; William Gene (Thornton, CO), Zafer; Bahjat (Cupertino, CA), Mead; John P. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Read/write channel coding and methods for use therewith
Patent Number: 8,024,640

Inventors: Blitz; Jonathan N. (Durham, NC), Childers; Peter (Palo Alto, CA), Carucci; James (New Hartford, NY), Draper; Ronald (Poland, NY)
Title: Single-axis drive system and method
Patent Number: 9,140,403

Inventors: Block; Robert S. (Reno, NV), Wenger; Alexander A. (Melville, NY), Stiegler, III; Rene A. (Mobile, AL)
Title: Method and apparatus for in-building communications
Patent Number: 9,143,221

Inventors: Blonder; Josip (Frederick, MD), Wei; Bih-Rong (Rockville, MD), Johann, Jr.; Donald J. (Bethesda, MD)
Title: Renal cell carcinoma biomarkers
Patent Number: 9,140,687

Inventors: Bockmeyer; Matthias (Mainz, DE), Rudigier-Voigt; Eveline (Mainz, DE)
Title: Substrate glass for LEDs with layer containing scattering particles and method for production thereof
Patent Number: 9,142,800

Inventors: Boday; Dylan J. (Tucson, AZ), Garcia; Jeannette M. (San Jose, CA), Hedrick; James L. (Pleasanton, CA), Wojtecki; Rudy J. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Preparation of functional polysulfones
Patent Number: 9,139,698

Inventors: Boden; Edward B. (Highland, NY), Hansen; Robert C. (Endicott, NY), Pioli; Anthony F. (Bedford, MA)
Title: Automated code coverage measurement and tracking per user story and requirement
Patent Number: 9,141,379

Inventors: Boehringer; John R. (Wynnewood, PA), Karpowicz; John (Chester Springs, PA), Mitra; Amitabha (Voorhees, NJ), Radl; Christopher L. (Malvern, PA)
Title: Method of treating a wound utilizing suction
Patent Number: 8,022,266

Inventors: Boening; Ralf (Reiffelbach, DE), Faeth; Holger (Fussgoenheim, DE)
Title: Guide vane for a turbo-compressor, guide vane arrangement, turbo-compressor, motor vehicle and method
Patent Number: 9,140,134

Inventors: Boese; Jan (Eckental, DE), Deuerling-Zheng; Yu (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Evaluation method for mapping the myocardium of a patient
Patent Number: 8,023,707

Inventors: Boillot; Marc (Plantation, FL), McIntosh; Jason (Sugar Hill, GA)
Title: Navigation system and user interface for directing a control action
Patent Number: 9,141,254

Inventors: Bolotov; Anatoli A. (Cupertino, CA), Grinchuk; Mikhail I. (San Jose, CA), Ivanovic; Lav D. (Sunnyvale, CA), Filseth; Paul G. (Los Gatos, CA), Sabev; Anton I. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Multimode block cipher architectures
Patent Number: 8,023,644

Inventors: Bonhote; Christian Rene (San Jose, CA), Le; Quang (San Jose, CA), Sinha; Xhavin (New Westminster, CA)
Title: Methods for plating write pole shield structures with ultra-thin metal gap seed layers
Patent Number: 8,021,535

Inventors: Bonnert; Roger Victor (Leicestershire, GB), Thom; Stephen (Leicestershire, GB), Patel; Anil (Leicestershire, GB), Luker; Timothy Jon (Leicestershire, GB)
Title: Substituted acids for the treatment of respiratory diseases
Patent Number: 8,022,248

Inventors: Bonutti; Peter M. (Effingham, IL), Cremens; Matthew J. (Effingham, IL)
Title: Method and device for securing body tissue
Patent Number: 9,138,222

Inventors: Booth, Jr.; Lawrence A. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Loading an internal frame buffer from an external frame buffer
Patent Number: 8,022,959

Inventors: Booze; J. David (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Semiconductor manufacture component
Patent Number: 8,021,745

Inventors: Borac; Silviu (Picton, CA)
Title: Computer graphics system and computer-implemented method for generating smooth feature lines for subdivision surfaces
Patent Number: 7,277,094

Inventors: Bose; Pradip (Yorktown Heights, NY), Buyuktosunoglu; Alper (White Plains, NY), Rosenburg; Bryan S. (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Ryu; Kyung D. (New York, NY), Vega; Augusto J. (New York, NY)
Title: Thread consolidation in processor cores
Patent Number: 9,141,173

Inventors: Bosterling; Winfried (Neuenrade, DE), Rademacher; Lutz (Ludenscheid, DE), Bednarczyk; Adrian (Ludenscheid, DE)
Title: System for fastening a rail in place and fastening for a rail
Patent Number: 9,139,959

Inventors: Bottcher; Andreas (Mettmann, DE), Kunadt; Thomas (Essen, DE), Pfeiffer; Elmar (Heinsberg, DE), Worz; Ulrich (Orlando, FL)
Title: Burning element and burner with a corrosion-resistant insert
Patent Number: 9,140,449

Inventors: Botula; Alan B. (Essex Junction, VT), Rainey; BethAnn (Essex Junction, VT), Vanslette; Daniel S. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Simultaneously formed isolation trench and through-box contact for silicon-on-insulator technology
Patent Number: 8,021,943

Inventors: Bouchard; Robert Joseph (Wilmington, DE), Cheng; Lap-Tak Andrew (Newark, DE), Lavin; John Gerald (Swarthmore, PA), Roach; David Herbert (Hockessin, DE)
Title: Process for improving the emission of electron field emitters
Patent Number: 7,276,844

Inventors: Bour; David P. (Cupertino, CA), Chua; Christopher L. (San Jose, CA), Johnson; Noble M. (Menlo Park, CA), Yang; Zhihong (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Semiconductor light emitting devices with non-epitaxial upper cladding
Patent Number: 8,023,544

Inventors: Bourbonnais; Serge (Palo Alto, CA), Cadarette; Paul M. (Hemet, CA), Cocks; Martin W. (Hursely, GB), Fitzpatrick; Michael G. (Raleigh, NC), McLean; Pamela L. (Raleigh, NC), Petersen; David B. (Great Falls, VA), Tilling; John S. (Hampshire, GB), Vance; Gregory W. (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Achieving continuous availability for planned workload and site switches with no data loss
Patent Number: 9,141,424

Inventors: Bourlas; Yair (San Diego, CA), Wang; Lei (San Diego, CA), Petry; Brian D. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and system for generic multiprotocol convergence over wireless air interface
Patent Number: 9,143,585

Inventors: Bowen; James Harrison (Elizabeth City, NC)
Title: Telephone keypad with multidirectional keys
Patent Number: 9,141,201

Inventors: Boyd; David (Fishers, IN), Henning, Jr.; Steven A. (Anderson, IN)
Title: Dual tarp cover system
Patent Number: 7,275,780

Inventors: Boyd; Michael R. (Mobile, AL), Gustafson; Kirk R. (Frederick, MD), Cantrell; Charles L. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Biologically active macrolides, compositions, and uses thereof
Patent Number: 9,139,595

Inventors: Boyd; Randal D. (Knoxville, TN), Mainini; Christopher E. (Knoxville, TN), Grindstaff; E. Douglas (Knoxville, TN), Wallace; William (Maryville, TN), Carpenter; Terry G. (Knoxville, TN)
Title: Portable animal containment device
Patent Number: 7,275,502

Inventors: Braaten; Orvar (Oslo, NO), Braaten, legal representative; Gunnar (Oslo, NO), Kjekshus; Arne (Gjetttum, NO), Wessel-Berg; Tore (Trondheim, NO)
Title: Reverse piezoelectric method for production of silane
Patent Number: 8,021,522

Inventors: Brady; Alevtina (Staten Island, NY)
Title: Method for improving human blood circulation
Patent Number: 8,021,702

Inventors: Brady; Mark (Stanford, CA), Sposato; Stephen (Lafayette, CA), Wang; Jin (Fremont, CA), Wu; Xidong (San Ramon, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus to analyze a wireless information delivery system
Patent Number: 9,143,962

Inventors: Braham; Adam D. (Rochester, MN), Haugen; Jennifer A. (Rochester, MN), Schmidt; Jeffrey A. (Rochester, MN), Thomason; Lowell C. (Kasson, MN)
Title: Assistance for color recognition
Patent Number: 9,142,186

Inventors: Branson; James Michael (East Northport, NY)
Title: Accessory hanger
Patent Number: 7,275,728

Inventors: Brant; Charles D. (Raleigh, NC), Higgins; ChunHui Y. (Raleigh, NC), Higgins; William P. (Durham, NC), Ryding, III; John L. (Quincy, MA), Trossman; Andrew N. (North York, CA)
Title: Caching and analyzing images for faster and simpler cloud application deployment
Patent Number: 9,141,364

Inventors: Braudaway; Gordon W. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Mintzer; Frederick C. (Shrub Oak, NY)
Title: Marking images of text with speckle patterns for theft deterrence
Patent Number: 8,023,159

Inventors: Breed; David S. (Miami Beach, FL)
Title: Vehicle diagnostic techniques
Patent Number: 8,024,084

Inventors: Breitwisch; Matthew J. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Cheek; Roger W. (Somers, NY), Chiras; Stefanie R. (Peekskill, NY), Elfadel; Ibrahim M. (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Franceschini; Michele M. (White Plains, NY), Karidis; John P. (Ossining, NY), Lastras-Montano; Luis A. (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Mittelholzer; Thomas (Zurich, CH), Sharma; Mayank (White Plains, NY)
Title: Iteratively writing contents to memory locations using a statistical model
Patent Number: 8,023,345

Inventors: Brendel; Hartmut (Halle, DE)
Title: Oil transformer insulation module
Patent Number: 9,142,338

Inventors: Brenneke; Glenn (Lee's Summit, MO), Burdick; Larry (Olathe, KS), Cox; Hobart (Greenwood, MO), Kauffmann; Mark (Merriam, KS), Lewis; Robert (Shawnee, KS), Stratman; Jason (Lee's Summit, MO), Wiedemann; Eric (Overland Park, KS)
Title: Fan drive for fluid cooler with evaporative heat exchanger
Patent Number: 7,275,735

Inventors: Brenzel; Aaron (Oak Park, IL), Sernatinger; Paul (Chicago, IL), Werwath; James (Mount Prospect, IL), Remala; Hemanth Kumar (Chicago, IL)
Title: Remote access to a wireless device
Patent Number: 9,143,966

Inventors: Bresch; David (Zurich, CH), Spuhler; Markus (Bruttisellen, CH)
Title: System and method for calculating damage as a result of natural catastrophes
Patent Number: 8,024,205

Inventors: Brickell; Ernie F. (Portland, OR)
Title: System and method for creation and use of strong passwords
Patent Number: 8,024,575

Inventors: Bright; Clark I. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Transparent conductive articles and methods of making same
Patent Number: 7,276,291

Inventors: Brill; Todd J. (Round Rock, TX), Teferra; Michael (Los Gatos, CA), Puri; Amitabh (San Jose, CA), Jessop; Daniel R. (Eagle Mountain, UT), Warner; Glade L. (Sandy, UT), Duffin; David C. (Sandy, UT)
Title: Methods and apparatus for transferring a substrate carrier within an electronic device manufacturing facility
Patent Number: 8,024,065

Inventors: Brinson; Kenneth O. (Austin, TX), Gupta; Sanjay (Austin, TX), Hoang; Binh T. (Austin, TX), Stafford; James M. (Liberty Hill, TX)
Title: Testing sub-systems of a system-on-a-chip using a configurable external system-on-a-chip
Patent Number: 8,024,699

Inventors: Briscoe; Peter John (Bath, GB), Tector; Elizabeth Graves (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Capacity management for data networks
Patent Number: 8,023,429

Inventors: Bro; William J. (Phoenix, AZ), Super; Robert L. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Maximized sound pickup switching apparatus for a string instrument having a plurality of sound pickups
Patent Number: 7,276,657

Inventors: Brokenshire; Daniel (Round Rock, TX), Hofstee; Harm Peter (Austin, TX), Peyravian; Mohammad (Cary, NC)
Title: Unidirectional message masking and validation system and method
Patent Number: 8,024,574

Inventors: Brolly; Louis Philippe (Le Landeron, CH)
Title: High-precision golf club
Patent Number: 8,021,247

Inventors: Bromley, Jr.; Leander (Catskill, NY), Brown; Christopher J. (Rochester, MN), Christenson; Thuy Phuong (Rochester, MN), Glenski; Patrick L. (Rochester, MN), Mehta; Kershaw S. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Dynamically building locale objects at run-time
Patent Number: 9,141,352

Inventors: Bromley, Jr.; Leander (Catskills, NY), Brown; Christopher J. (Rochester, MN), Christenson; Thuy P. (Rochester, MN), Glenski; Patrick L. (Rochester, MN), Mehta; Kershaw S. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Dynamically building locale objects at run-time
Patent Number: 9,141,353

Inventors: Brooks; Lawrence (Port Townsend, WA)
Title: Terry cloth with impregnated rubber substrate and tool for application thereon
Patent Number: 9,138,773

Inventors: Brose; Simon (Hattingen, DE)
Title: Motor vehicle door lock
Patent Number: 7,275,282

Inventors: Brown-Skrobot; Susan K. (Jacksonville, FL), Ebel; James A. (Jacksonville, FL), Enns; John B. (Jacksonville, FL), Hill; Gregory A. (Ponte Vedra Beach, FL), Kimble; Allan W. (Jacksonville, FL)
Title: Method and apparatus of sterilization using monochromatic UV radiation source
Patent Number: 8,021,608

Inventors: Brown; David A. (Carp, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for reordering entries in a multi probe lookup
Patent Number: 7,277,426

Inventors: Brown; David A. (Carp, CA), Gillingham; Peter B. (Kanata, CA)
Title: Dense mode coding scheme
Patent Number: 8,023,519

Inventors: Brown; David Allen (Austin, TX), Corley; Robert A. (Cedar Park, TX), Khan; Asif Q. (Austin, TX)
Title: Processor with script-based performance monitoring
Patent Number: 7,277,396

Inventors: Brown; Kyle (Apex, NC)
Title: Method, system, and computer program product for long-term on-line comparison shopping
Patent Number: 9,141,981

Inventors: Brown; Stephen J. (Woodside, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for remote health monitoring and providing health related information
Patent Number: 8,024,201

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: 9,141,639

Inventors: Browne; Alan L. (Grosse Pointe, MI), Aase; Jan H. (Oakland Township, MI), Johnson; Nancy L. (Northville, MI), Keefe; Andrew C. (Santa Monica, CA)
Title: Adaptive head light and lens assemblies
Patent Number: 7,275,846

Inventors: Bruce; Gregory (Galveston, TX)
Title: Exercise device
Patent Number: 8,021,284

Inventors: Bruck; Rolf (Bergisch Gladbach, DE), Zimmermann; Jorg (Bad Munstereifel, DE)
Title: Process for producing a one-piece, structured metal foil having a hole, metal foil and honeycomb body
Patent Number: 7,276,211

Inventors: Bruessow; Harald (La Tour-de-Peilz, CH), Chennoufi; Sandra (Epalinges, FR), Sidoti; Josette (Paudex, CH), Bruttin; Anne (Lausanne, CH)
Title: Isolated phages and their use in food or pet food products
Patent Number: 8,021,657

Inventors: Brunner; Timothy A. (Ridgefield, CT), Brodsky; Colin J. (Salt Point, NY), Pike; Michael B. (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Test method for determining reticle transmission stability
Patent Number: 8,023,102

Inventors: Brunschwiler; Thomas (Thalwil, CH), Karg; Siegfried F. (Adliswil, CH), Riess; Walter (Thalwil, CH)
Title: Electronic device having an electrode with enhanced injection properties
Patent Number: 8,021,710

Inventors: Bu; Lin-Kai (Tainan County, TW), Chen; Chien-Pin (Tainan County, TW), Tsai; Hsien-Chang (Tainan County, TW)
Title: Gate driving apparatus
Patent Number: 7,277,077

Inventors: Buchanan; Nigel A. (Fife, GB)
Title: Wrench ratchet mechanisms and wrenches
Patent Number: 9,140,317

Inventors: Buchmann; Peter (Lupsingen, CH)
Title: Switched-mode power supply using ac-dc conversion having inverted control
Patent Number: 9,143,045

Inventors: Buchmann; Rainer (Graz, AT)
Title: Sliding guidance for a load-handling device
Patent Number: 9,140,300

Inventors: Buck; Rainer (Tamm, DE), Kratter; Andreas (Besigheim, DE), Foerstner; Dirk (Stuttgart, DE), Walter; Michael (Kornwestheim, DE), Sojka; Juergen (Gerlingen, DE), Stegmaier; Matthias (Waiblingen-Hohenacker, DE)
Title: Method for testing at least three sensors, which detect a measurable variable for an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,275,425

Inventors: Buerck; Axel (Taufkirchen, DE), Emmerink; Antonius (Munich, DE), Klein; Egon (Germering, DE), Linke; Harold (Olching, DE), Rackl; Helmut (Taufkirchen, DE), Schinke; Johann-Heinrich (Munich, DE), Steffan; Andreas (Munich, DE), Wahler; Josef (Taufkirchen, DE), Windecker; Rainer (Munich, DE), Winkler; Steffi (Gauting, DE)
Title: Communications system and method
Patent Number: 7,277,534

Inventors: Buettner; Alex (Rodental, DE)
Title: Connection module for switching device and connection rail
Patent Number: 8,021,171

Inventors: Bui; Nhan X. (Tucson, AZ), Ogura; Eiji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Tension transients suppression during acceleration and/or deceleration for storage tape drive
Patent Number: 9,142,245

Inventors: Bupp, II; Charles Robert (Lafayette, CA), Choi; K. Yeon (Maplewood, MN), Holmes-Davis; Rachel Anne (Richmond, CA), Izmailov; Alexander (Toronto, CA), Koshinsky; Heather (El Cerrito, CA), Nulf; Christopher Jon (Berkeley, CA), Urdea; Mickey (Alamo, CA), Wang; Miaomiao (El Cerrito, CA), Warner; Brian David (Martinez, CA), Zwick; Michael (Vacaville, CA)
Title: Methods and compositions for detecting polynucleotides
Patent Number: 8,021,839

Inventors: Burge; Benjamin D. (Shaker Heights, OH), Isaac; Ronald N. (Shrewsbury, MA), Ueda; Joji (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Personal wireless network power-based task distribution
Patent Number: 8,024,596

Inventors: Burge; Philip Michael (Westhill, GB)
Title: Apparatus and method for expanding tubular members
Patent Number: 7,275,600

Inventors: Burhan; Abeezar A. (Middlesex, GB)
Title: Methods and devices for facilitating data retransmissions in wireless communication systems
Patent Number: 9,143,279

Inventors: Burns; Nicholas R. (Glendale, CA)
Title: Baseplate for use with bass drum
Patent Number: 8,022,282

Inventors: Busch-Petersen; Jakob (King of Prussia, PA), Palovich; Michael R. (King of Prussia, PA), Wan; Zehong (King of Prussia, PA), Yan; Hongxing (King of Prussia, PA), Zhu; Chongjie (King of Prussia, PA)
Title: Muscarinic acetylcholine receptor antagonists
Patent Number: 7,276,521

Inventors: Busche; Frederick D. (Highland Village, TX), Boothe; Kirk A. (Daphne, AL), Carson; Shahinaz Nabih (Belmont, MA), Zekulin; Alexander Darius (Flower Mound, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for executing multiple simulations on a supercomputer
Patent Number: 8,024,163

Inventors: Byers; Bo William (Murfreesboro, TN), Karpinski; Robert P. (Nashville, TN), Romans; Craig (Uniontown, OH), Dempsey; John (Suffield, OH), Seroka; Edward Steven (Akron, OH), Speck; Larry E. (Akron, OH), Labbe, Jr.; Joseph A. (Silver Lake, OH), Coderre; Phillip (Nashville, TN)
Title: Tire molding apparatus
Patent Number: 9,138,950

Inventors: Byquist; Tod (Tukwila, WA), Brazel; Mike S. (Tacoma, WA)
Title: Load compensator with pre-load compression
Patent Number: 7,275,939

Inventors: Byun; Ki-Jong (Yongin-si, KR), Kang; Sung-Min (Seoul, KR), Chung; Dae-Suk (Suwon-si, KR), Chang; Sun-Hee (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Su-Jin (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method for providing a call service and a broadcast service, and digital multimedia broadcasting terminal therefor
Patent Number: 8,024,758

Inventors: Caers; Raphael F. (Edegem, BE), Van Driessche; Eddy Theophile (Eeklo, BE), Beckers; Hubertus J. (Keerbergen, BE), Martens; Luc Roger Marc (Meise, BE), Mathys; Georges Maria (Bierbeck, BE), Shutt; John Richard (Merchtem, BE)
Title: Hydroformylation of butenes comprising isobutylene
Patent Number: 8,022,256

Inventors: Cahill, III; Benjamin M. (Ringoes, NJ)
Title: Adjusting pixel clock
Patent Number: 7,277,133

Inventors: Cahoon; Rebecca E. (Webster Groves, MO), Sakai; Hajime (Newark, DE), Rafalski; J. Antoni (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Polynucleotides and polypeptides involved in post-transcriptional gene silencing
Patent Number: 8,022,196

Inventors: Cai; Yimao (Beijing, CN), Mao; Jun (Beijing, CN), Huang; Ru (Beijing, CN), Tan; Shenghu (Beijing, CN), Huang; Yinglong (Beijing, CN), Pan; Yue (Beijing, CN)
Title: Resistive memory with small electrode and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 9,142,768

Inventors: Cai; Ying (Shrewsbury, MA), Manning; James J. (Braintree, MA), Wang; Jianna (Grafton, MA)
Title: Abrasive products and methods for finishing surfaces
Patent Number: 9,138,867

Inventors: Camarota; Rafael C. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Input buffer with selectable threshold and hysteresis option
Patent Number: 7,276,935

Inventors: Camilotti; Daniel (Dallas, TX), Camilotti; Flavio (Wylie, TX)
Title: System and compact method of bottling gas
Patent Number: 9,139,313

Inventors: Camp, Jr.; William O. (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Cellular terminals and other electronic devices and methods that adjust projected video images to compensate for color, brightness, and/or pattern of a display surface
Patent Number: 8,023,996

Inventors: Campau; Daniel N. (Ada, MI)
Title: Locking threaded fastener
Patent Number: 8,021,093

Inventors: Campbell; Alan S. (Lexington, KY), Ravitz; Cary P. (Lexington, KY), Richey; John P. (Lexington, KY)
Title: Multiple speed modes for an electrophotographic device
Patent Number: 7,277,111

Inventors: Campbell; David C. (Bel Air, MD), Brelsford; Allen K. (Baldwin, MD)
Title: Dispensing device using multiple gas cartridges
Patent Number: 7,275,663

Inventors: Cannell; David W. (New Hope, PA), Shin; Christine (Princeton, NJ), Saiewitz; Karen M. (Belchertown, MA)
Title: Waving compositions
Patent Number: 9,138,599

Inventors: Carlson; Robert Jon (Brooklyn Park, MN)
Title: Aerogel-based mold for MEMS fabrication and formation thereof
Patent Number: 9,138,918

Inventors: Carter-Patterson; Renee (Hilliard, OH), Gergal; Pamela (Hilliard, OH)
Title: Disposable bath mat
Patent Number: 8,021,733

Inventors: Casale; Manuele (Rome, IT), Salvinelli; Fabrizio (Rome, IT), Setola; Roberto (Rome, IT), Soda; Paolo (Rome, IT), Cusimano; Valerio (Rome, IT)
Title: Apparatus and method for videorhinohygrometric (VRI) measures
Patent Number: 9,138,168

Inventors: Casasso; Paolo (Cueno, IT), Argento; Angelo (Turin, IT), Parisi; Filippo (Turin, IT), Nieddu; Stefano (Turin, IT)
Title: Method and an apparatus for controlling glow plugs in a diesel engine, particularly for motor-vehicles
Patent Number: 8,022,336

Inventors: Castillo; Gerardo M. (Bothell, WA), Nguyen; Beth P. (Bothell, WA), Lake; Thomas P. (Bothell, WA), Snow; Alan D. (Lynnwood, WA)
Title: Small peptides for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease and other beta-amyloid protein fibrillogenesis disorders
Patent Number: 7,276,483

Inventors: Castle; Linda A. (Mountain View, CA), Siehl; Dan (Menlo Park, CA), Giver; Lorraine (Sunnyvale, CA), Minshull; Jeremy (Los Altos, CA), Ivy; Cristina (Encinitas, CA), Chen; Yong Hong (Foster City, CA), Patten; Phillip A. (Menlo Park, CA), Duck; Nicholas B. (Apex, NC), Gorton; Rebecca (San Francisco, CA), McCutchen; Billy Fred (Cameron, TX), Kemble; Roger (Wake Forest, NC)
Title: Glyphosate-N-acetyltransferase (GAT) genes
Patent Number: 8,021,857

Inventors: Castrale; Laura (Dalton, MA), Smith; Rebecca (Pittsfield, MA), Volkman; Todd (Richmond, MA)
Title: Tool gripper
Patent Number: 9,138,339

Inventors: Castro Pineiro; Jose Luis (Hatfield, GB), Hall; Adrian (Hatfield, GB), Madin; Andrew (Hatfield, GB), Vo; Ngoc-Tri (Hatfield, GB)
Title: Fused aminodihydropyrimidone derivatives
Patent Number: 9,139,594

Inventors: Cavanaugh; Kevin (Collierville, TN), Cartwright; Timothy B (Germantown, TN)
Title: Choline containing composition and method of use
Patent Number: 9,137,991

Inventors: Cavin; Mark S. (St. Leonard, MD)
Title: Master-slave local oscillator porting between radio integrated circuits
Patent Number: 8,023,913

Inventors: Ceccarelli; Simona M. (Basel, CH), Guerot; Carine (Herts, GB), Knust; Henner (Rheinfelden, DE)
Title: Azetidine compounds, compositions and methods of use
Patent Number: 9,139,593

Inventors: Cerreta; Michael Kenneth (Newtown, CT), Lin; Peter Yau-Tak (Middletown, OH), Edwards; Penelope Marie (Greendale, IN), Agerton; Mark Lewis (Fairfield, OH)
Title: Flowable nondigestible oil and process for making
Patent Number: 7,276,485

Inventors: Cerri; Alberto (Milan, IT), Moro; Barbara (Vittore Olona, IT), Torri; Maco (Rho, IT), Carzana; Giulio (Milan, IT), Bianchi; Giuseppe (Milan, IT), Ferrandi; Mara (Milan, IT), Ferrari; Patrizia (Varese, IT), Zappavigna; Maria Pia (Magenta, IT), Banfi; Leonardo (Novate Milanese, IT), Giacalone; Giuseppe (Novara, IT)
Title: Amino derivatives of beta-homoandrostanes and beta-heteroandrostanes
Patent Number: 8,022,203

Inventors: Cezanne; Juergen (Ocean Township, NJ), Tavildar; Saurabh (Jersey City, NJ), Anreddy; Vikram Reddy (Bridgewater, NJ), Wu; Xinzhou (Monmouth Junction, NJ), Laroia; Rajiv (Far Hills, NJ)
Title: Methods and apparatus for supporting communications using antennas associated with different polarization directions
Patent Number: 8,024,003

Inventors: Cha; Kyung-Hoon (Seoul, KR), Lee; Jong-In (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kang; Seong-Woon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Young-Woong (Seoul, KR), Park; Sung-Jin (Seoul, KR), Lee; Kyu-Suk (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Reflective type display device
Patent Number: 9,140,954

Inventors: Chamberlain; Richard N. (Winchester, GB), Czapp; Blazej (London, GB), Hellyer; Howard (Winchester, GB), Peters; Matthew F. (Winchester, GB), Pilkington; Adam J. (Winchester, GB)
Title: Reduced footprint core files in storage constrained environments
Patent Number: 9,141,453

Inventors: Chancey; Raphael P. (Leander, TX), Chen; Lei (Beijing, CN), Kahan; Eduardo T. (Longwood, FL)
Title: Visualization of code units across disparate systems
Patent Number: 9,141,377

Inventors: Chang; Jen-Tsorng (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Camera module
Patent Number: 8,023,038

Inventors: Chang; Ki-Soo (Gwangju, KR), Lee; Yong-Tak (Gwangju, KR), Kamal; Alameh (Joondalup, AU)
Title: Method for fabricating micro-lens and micro-lens integrated optoelectronic devices using selective etch of compound semiconductor
Patent Number: 8,021,903

Inventors: Chang; Yao-Jen (Taipei, TW)
Title: Learning assessment method and device using a virtual tutor
Patent Number: 8,021,160

Inventors: Chang; Yi-Hua (Kaohsiung, TW), Lin; Sue-Ping (Kaohsiung, TW), Chen; Chun-Chi (Kaohsiung, TW), Hung; Tsung-Yu (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Optical proximity sensor and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 9,140,600

Inventors: Chang; Yian (Topanga, CA), Espiau, legal representative; Frederick M. (Topanga, CA), DeVincentis; Marc (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Plasma lamp with small power coupling surface
Patent Number: 8,022,607

Inventors: Chao; Chung-Yao (Lincoln, MA)
Title: High intensity discharge lamp with corrosion-resistant electrical connector
Patent Number: 8,022,630

Inventors: Chari; Venkatesh R. (North Andover, MA)
Title: Tactile graphic display
Patent Number: 9,142,143

Inventors: Chaturvedi; Animesh (Fremont, CA)
Title: Search in network management UI controls
Patent Number: 9,141,688

Inventors: Chen; Chih Hung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Wireless power transmission device
Patent Number: 9,142,976

Inventors: Chen; Chiung-Ta (New Taipei, TW), Lin; Chih-Wei (New Taipei, TW), Chien; Ming-Yang (New Taipei, TW), Wang; En-Ching (New Taipei, TW), Liu; Chien-Liang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Stabilizer and composition including the same
Patent Number: 9,139,713

Inventors: Chen; Chong (Richmond Hill, CA), Ding; Zhaohui (Beijing, CN), Wang; Qi (Markham, CA), Yuan; Shutao (Richmond Hill, CA)
Title: Dynamic pending job queue length for job distribution within a grid environment
Patent Number: 9,141,432

Inventors: Chen; Chun-Sheng (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Power supply circuit for universal serial bus interface
Patent Number: 9,141,575

Inventors: Chen; Hung-Ping (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method for implementing multiple power-up graphics in a single computer platform, and computer platform and storage medium therefor
Patent Number: 7,277,097

Inventors: Chen; Jian (Austin, TX), Turner; Michael D. (San Antonio, TX), Vasek; James E. (Austin, TX)
Title: Transistor structure with dual trench for optimized stress effect and method therefor
Patent Number: 7,276,406

Inventors: Chen; Jian-Ping (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Optoelectronic transceiver assembly and release mechanism employed therein
Patent Number: 8,023,270

Inventors: Chen; Kuang Wei (City of Industry, CA), Fu; Sio (City of Industry, CA)
Title: Universal backplane connection or computer storage chassis
Patent Number: 7,275,935

Inventors: Chen; Ming-Yue (Tu-Cheng, TW), Yang; Zhen-Qi (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Burn-in socket
Patent Number: 8,021,177

Inventors: Chen; Minghua (Irvine, CA), Liang; Ping (Irvine, CA)
Title: Recognition scheme for moderating wireless protocols
Patent Number: 7,277,451

Inventors: Chen; Po-Chou (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Dyeing device for applying dye to columnar objects
Patent Number: 9,138,770

Inventors: Chen; Po-Chou (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Light emitting device and backlight module
Patent Number: 9,140,904

Inventors: Chen; Shih-Ruey T (Pittsburgh, PA), DeVito; Valentino L. (Pittsburgh, PA), Frederick; Kevin W. (Evans City, PA)
Title: Use of water-soluble polymer complexes in aqueous systems
Patent Number: 8,021,516

Inventors: Chen; Shu-Ying (New Taipei, TW), Weng; Der-Cheng (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Surveillance device capable of focusing
Patent Number: 9,143,666

Inventors: Chen; Wei-Peng (Santa Clara, CA), Zhu; Chenxi (Santa Clara, CA), Kojima; Yuji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Seamless handover of a mobile station from a macro base station to a privately accessible femto base station
Patent Number: 9,143,991

Inventors: Chen; XianQing (Ningbo, CN)
Title: Dual-lens zooming flashlight
Patent Number: 9,140,417

Inventors: Chen; Yi-An (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Unlocking mobile terminal and unlocking method
Patent Number: 9,143,945

Inventors: Chen; Ying (San Diego, CA), Wang; Ye-Kui (San Diego, CA), Joshi; Rajan Laxman (San Diego, CA), Karczewicz; Marta (San Diego, CA)
Title: Fragmented parameter set for video coding
Patent Number: 9,143,802

Inventors: Cheng; Joseph Juh-En (Palo Alto, CA), Cheung; Wing (Fremont, CA), Terry; John Michael (San Jose, CA), Vobbilisetty; Suresh (San Jose, CA), Varanasi; Surya P. (Dublin, CA), Ghalambor; Parviz (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Method and system for link aggregation across multiple switches
Patent Number: 9,143,445

Inventors: Cheng; Li-Ming (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Window covering
Patent Number: 9,140,057

Inventors: Cheng; Sheng-Hsiung (Shu Lin, TW)
Title: LED lamp having improved heat dissipation structure
Patent Number: 8,021,017

Inventors: Cheng; Shih-Tse (Tu-Cheng, TW), Pun; Ching-Chin (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Portable electronic device
Patent Number: 8,023,283

Inventors: Chernoff; Adrian B. (Royal Oak, MI), Borroni-Bird; Christopher E. (Oakland Township, MI), Shabana; Mohsen D. (Ann Arbor, MI), Vitale; Robert Louis (Macomb Township, MI)
Title: Vehicle body connection system
Patent Number: 7,275,609

Inventors: Cheruvallath; Zacharia (San Diego, CA), Gwaltney; Stephen L. (San Diego, CA), Jennings; Andrew John (San Diego, CA), Sabat; Mark (San Diego, CA), Tang; Mingnam (San Diego, CA), Wang; Haixia (San Diego, CA), Stafford; Jeffrey A. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Glucokinase activators
Patent Number: 9,139,598

Inventors: Chi; Ching-Hui (Taoyuan City, TW)
Title: Backrest elevation adjustment assembly
Patent Number: 7,275,790

Inventors: Chiba; Keiichi (Miyagi, JP), Takasawa; Hironobu (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Printer
Patent Number: 7,275,481

Inventors: Childers; Winthrop D (San Diego, CA), Tyvoll; David (La Jolla, CA), Steinfield; Steven W. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Medicament ejector with ejection port servicing
Patent Number: 7,275,534

Inventors: Ching; Kai-Ming (Taiping, TW), Lin; Chia Fu (Hsinchu, TW), Tseng; Wen-Hsiang (Hsinchu, TW), Lin; Ta-Min (Fangliao Township, Pingtung County, TW), Chen; Yen-Ming (Jhubei, TW), Lee; Hsin-Hui (Kaohsiung, TW), Su; Chao-Yuan (Baoshan Township, Hsinchu County, TW), Chen; Li-Chih (Danshuei Township, Taipei County, TW)
Title: Application of impressed-current cathodic protection to prevent metal corrosion and oxidation
Patent Number: 7,276,454

Inventors: Chinniah; Jeyachandrabose (Canton, MI), Erion; Jeffrey Allen (Plymouth, MI), Eichelberger; Chris (Livonia, MI), Li; John (Northville, MI)
Title: LED replacement bulb
Patent Number: 7,275,849

Inventors: Chisholm; Michael Stephen (Stockton-on-Tees, GB)
Title: Embedment casting composition
Patent Number: 8,022,135

Inventors: Chiueh; Tzi-Dar (Taipei, TW), Chen; Kuan-Hung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Reconfigurable fir filter
Patent Number: 7,277,479

Inventors: Cho; Eun Jun (Buchun-Si, KR), Ryu; Yun Ho (Seoul, KR), Choe; Yeong Seop (Buchun-si, KR), Lee; Jae Won (Seoul, KR), Chung; Baik young (Inchun-si, KR)
Title: Cogeneration system
Patent Number: 7,275,382

Inventors: Cho; Young Kyun (Daejeon, KR), Jung; Jae Ho (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Kwangchun (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Delta-sigma modulator
Patent Number: 9,143,145

Inventors: Cho; Young-Kwon (Suwon-si, KR), Bae; Sang-Min (Kyonggi-do, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for tracking a phase of a pseudo-random noise (PN) sequence of a pilot signal in a mobile terminal
Patent Number: 7,277,458

Inventors: Choi; Byoung deog (Yongin-si, KR), Yi; Jun sin (Seocho-gu, KR), Jung; Sung wook (Suwon-si, KR), Jang; Kyung soo (Seoul, KR), Cho; Jae hyun (Gyeongsan-si, KR)
Title: Thin film transistor, method of forming the same and flat panel display device having the same
Patent Number: 8,022,398

Inventors: Choi; Hae-Yong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Transmission screen for stereoscopic images
Patent Number: 8,023,185

Inventors: Choi; In Young (Plymouth Meeting, PA)
Title: System and method for creating replacements for obsolete computer chips
Patent Number: 7,276,931

Inventors: Choi; Jinsoo (Anyang-si, KR), Cho; Hangyu (Anyang-si, KR), Kwak; Jinsam (Anyang-si, KR), Yuk; Youngsoo (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for ranging transmission by mobile station in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,143,225

Inventors: Choi; Jinsoo (Anyang-si, KR), Yuk; Youngsoo (Anyang-si, KR), Cho; Hangyu (Anyang-si, KR), Kwak; Jinsam (Anyang-si, KR), Ryu; Kiseon (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for ranging transmission by mobile station in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,143,226

Inventors: Choi; SeungYoung (Yongin-si, KR), Choi; Min-Soo (Asan-si, KR), Lee; Hwanwoong (Asan-si, KR), Lee; Gwangteak (Cheonan-si, KR)
Title: Backlight unit and display device including the same
Patent Number: 9,142,189

Inventors: Choo; Dae-Ho (Yongin, KR), Ki; Suk (Seoul, KR)
Title: Manufacturing method of liquid crystal display
Patent Number: 8,023,095

Inventors: Chou; Fong-Li (Issaquah, WA), Deane; Geoffrey F. (Bellevue, WA), Gates; William (Redmond, WA), Guo; Zihong (Bellevue, WA), Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Jung; Edward K. Y. (Bellevue, WA), Myhrvold; Nathan P. (Bellevue, WA), Peterson; Nels R. (Seattle, WA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Bellevue, WA), Whitmer; Charles (North Bend, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Temperature-stabilized storage systems with flexible connectors
Patent Number: 9,139,351

Inventors: Chow; Calvin Y. H. (Portola Valley, CA), Parce; J. Wallace (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Devices, systems and methods for time domain multiplexing of reagents
Patent Number: 7,276,330

Inventors: Christensen; Marc E. (Salt Lake City, UT), Simon; Eric M. (Salt Lake City, UT), Snook; William L. (West Chester, PA)
Title: Interlocking barriers
Patent Number: 7,275,888

Inventors: Christensen; Scott (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Tissue paper dispenser
Patent Number: 7,275,654

Inventors: Chuang; Chia-Che (Tainan, TW), Chiou; Wen-Chih (Miaoli, TW), Lu; Hsin-Hsien (Hsin Chu, TW), Chen; Liang-Guang (Jhuangwei Township, Yilan County, TW)
Title: Method for pre-conditioning CMP polishing pad
Patent Number: 8,021,566

Inventors: Ciglenec; Reinhart (Katy, TX), Hoefel; Albert (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Kinetic energy harvesting in a drill string
Patent Number: 8,022,561

Inventors: Ciotola; Alfredo A. (Warren, NJ)
Title: Wrap around coupling
Patent Number: 8,021,233

Inventors: Cizek; Vaclav (Plana nad Luznici, CZ), Falar; Dusan (Vodnany, CZ)
Title: Pedal valve sensor arrangement
Patent Number: 9,141,128

Inventors: Clark; Adam T. (Mantorville, MN), Huebert; Jeffrey K. (Rochester, MN), Petri; John E. (St. Charles, MN)
Title: Inner passage relevancy layer for large intake cases in a deep question answering system
Patent Number: 9,141,910

Inventors: Clark; David Callam (St. Michielsgestel, NL), Schmelter; Tillmann Gerhard (DW Veghel, NL), Van Dijk; Johannes Henricus (TN Odiliapeel, NL)
Title: Method for preparing a roller dried protein preparation
Patent Number: 7,276,261

Inventors: Clarner; Mark A. (Concord, NH), Provost; George A. (Litchfield, NH), Huber; William L. (Pittsfield, NH)
Title: Touch fasteners
Patent Number: 7,275,290

Inventors: Claus; Eckhard (Frankfurt am Main, DE), Gunther; Eckhard (Maintal, DE), Seipelt; Irene (Offenbach, DE), Rapp; Ulf R. (Wurzburg, DE), Wixler; Ludmilla (Wurzburg, DE)
Title: Pyridopyrazines and the use thereof as kinase inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,276,507

Inventors: Cliff; Nancy Nase (Ringwood, NJ), Yale; David (Bethel, CT), Jankauskas; Jennifer (Putnam Valley, NY), Unur; Ece (Bursa, TR)
Title: Devices containing compositions comprising cathodically coloring electrochromic polymers and binder polymers
Patent Number: 8,023,171

Inventors: Clusserath; Ludwig (Bad Kreuznach, DE), Krulitsch; Dieter-Rudolf (Bad Kreuznach, DE)
Title: Processing machine for bottles or similar containers
Patent Number: 9,139,410

Inventors: Coates; Bradley J. (Rossville, TN), Van Hoeck; James (Cordova, TN), Poyner; Jeffrey W. (Atoka, TN)
Title: Bone grafts
Patent Number: 7,276,081

Inventors: Cobb; John (Tyler, TX)
Title: Brake assembly for bicycles
Patent Number: 9,139,250

Inventors: Cohen; Peter D. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Automatically generating assessments of qualification relevance and qualification issuer credibility
Patent Number: 8,024,211

Inventors: Coiffier; Jeremie (Orsay, FR), Guillemot; Cyril (Saint Arnoult en Yveluines, FR)
Title: Arrangement for the secure connection of an electronic device
Patent Number: 8,021,165

Inventors: Cole; Ying (Portland, OR), Kim; Songmin (Beaverton, OR), Greiner; Robert (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Method for configurably enabling pulse clock generation for multiple signaling modes
Patent Number: 7,276,942

Inventors: Colledge; Matthew (Montreal, CA), Carrier; Marc (Montreal, CA)
Title: System and method for associating queries and documents with contextual advertisements
Patent Number: 8,024,345

Inventors: Collin-Djangone; Christine (Amblainville, FR), Simonnet; Jean-Thierry (Cachan, FR)
Title: Vectorization of dsRNA by cationic particles and topical use
Patent Number: 9,139,850

Inventors: Collins; John (South Hamilton, MA), Langford; Sean (Middleton, MA)
Title: Browser-based scanning utility
Patent Number: 9,143,633

Inventors: Colpo; Pascal (Annecy, FR), Rossi; Francois (Cittiglio, IT), Fendler; Reinhard (Moritzburg/OT Boxdorf, DE)
Title: Inductively coupled plasma processing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,021,515

Inventors: Combs; Michael (Shady Spring, WV), Garrett; Thomas (Narrows, VA), Prunesti; Chad (Lindside, WV), Jakob; Martin (Frankfurt, DE), Li; Yi (Julie) (Blacksburg, VA), Tu; Xiaoyan (Blacksburg, VA)
Title: Wood laminate articles comprising substituted cellulose ester adhesives and methods relating thereto
Patent Number: 9,138,967

Inventors: Combs; Michael T. (Pembroke, VA), Robertson; Raymond M. (Blacksburg, VA)
Title: Acetylation of cellulose in densified gas
Patent Number: 9,139,660

Inventors: Concotelli; Steve (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Media playback system
Patent Number: 8,023,800

Inventors: Connor; Robert A. (Forest Lake, MN)
Title: Wearable device for disrupting unwelcome photography
Patent Number: 9,140,444

Inventors: Connor; Robert A. (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Aneurysm occlusion by rotational dispensation of mass
Patent Number: 9,138,232

Inventors: Conti; Brian V. (Matthews, NC)
Title: Apparatus and method for single unit access display
Patent Number: 9,141,585

Inventors: Cordes; Eric (Chapel Hill, NC), Stocken; Christian (Munich, DE), Eggers; Georg Erhard (Munich, DE), Luepke; Jens (Ottobrunn, DE)
Title: Method and device for testing semiconductor memory devices
Patent Number: 7,277,338

Inventors: Corthesy-Theulaz; Irene (Epalinges, CH), de Bercik; Elena Verdu (Ancaster, CA), Bercik; Premysl (Ancaster, CA), Collins; Stephen Michael (Dundas, CA)
Title: Probiotics for gut neuromuscular functions
Patent Number: 8,021,656

Inventors: Cotte; Alain (Leverkusen, DE), Gotta; Matthias (Cologne, DE), Goossen; Lukas (Kaiserslautern, DE), Rudolphi; Felix (Kaiserslautern, DE), Oppel; Christoph (Kaiserslautern, DE), Garrido; Nuria Rodriguez (Kaiserslautern, DE)
Title: Process for preparing ketones from alpha-oxo carboxylates and aryl bromides
Patent Number: 8,022,255

Inventors: Coushaine; Charles M. (Rindge, NH), Tucker; Michael (Henniker, NH), Tessnow; Thomas (Weare, NH)
Title: Three color LED bulb
Patent Number: 7,275,839

Inventors: Crane; Virginia C. (Des Moines, IA), Sandahl; Jeanne (West Des Moines, IA), Simmons; Carl R. (Des Moines, IA)
Title: Maize promoter active in silk and pericarp tissues
Patent Number: 8,022,275

Inventors: Creamer; Rob (Boulder, CO), Knapp; Walter (Boulder, CO), Koch; Mark (Broomfield, CO), Araki; Yoshiyuki (Saitama-Ken, JP), Helton; Richard (Boulder, CO)
Title: Device for sending image data from camera to CCTV network
Patent Number: 9,143,672

Inventors: Creamer; Thomas E. (Boca Raton, FL), Hilf; Bill H. (La Habra, CA), Jaiswal; Peeyush (Boca Raton, FL), Katz; Neil (Parkland, FL), Mirt; Michael (Deerfield Beach, FL), Moore; Victor S. (Lake City, FL)
Title: Using ghost agents in an environment supported by customer service providers
Patent Number: 8,024,713

Inventors: Croce; Carlo M. (Columbus, OH)
Title: Methods and compositions for inducing deregulation of EPHA7 and ERK phosphorylation in human acute leukemias
Patent Number: 9,139,830

Inventors: Cronk; Peter J. (Moorestown, NJ)
Title: Continuous spray scalp therapy and dispensing systems for same
Patent Number: 8,021,649

Inventors: Crowley; Daniel Brendan (Gloucester, GB), Sedgeman; Robert Donald John (Gloucester, GB)
Title: Braking mechanism for a downhole tool
Patent Number: 9,140,067

Inventors: Cuatepotzo; Ruben (Tlaxcala, MX), Castro; Victor Manuel (Tlaxcala, MX)
Title: Easy roll stiff screen
Patent Number: 9,140,062

Inventors: Cui; Hao (Gresham, OR), Burke; Peter A. (Portland, OR), Catabay; Wilbur G. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Dielectric barrier layer for increasing electromigration lifetimes in copper interconnect structures
Patent Number: 7,276,441

Inventors: Cunningham; John P. (Charleston, WV)
Title: Spring loaded device assembly
Patent Number: 7,275,459

Inventors: Curtis; Calvin J. (Lakewood, CO), Miedaner; Alexander (Boulder, CO), van Hest; Marinus Franciscus Antonius Maria (Lakewood, CO), Ginley; David S. (Evergreen, CO), Leisch; Jennifer (Denver, CO), Taylor; Matthew (West Simsbury, CT), Stanbery; Billy J. (Austin, TX)
Title: Methods of making copper selenium precursor compositions with a targeted copper selenide content and precursor compositions and thin films resulting therefrom
Patent Number: 8,021,641

Inventors: Cutting; Simon Michael (Surrey, GB), Huynh; Hong Anh (Surrey, GB)
Title: Pathogenic bacteria
Patent Number: 9,139,625

Inventors: Daccord; Gerard (Vauhallan, FR), Moser; Diego (Aberdeenshire, GB), Samuel; Mathew (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Movable well bore cleaning device
Patent Number: 9,140,100

Inventors: Dai; Xiaoyan (Yokohama, JP), Osawa; Hidefumi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Image processing method and image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,147

Inventors: Daigler; David John (Sprakers, NY)
Title: Fixed in-line arrow holder
Patent Number: 7,275,528

Inventors: Dake; Michael D. (Stanford, CA), Waugh; Jacob M. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Compositions and methods for topical application and transdermal delivery of an oligopeptide
Patent Number: 8,022,179

Inventors: Dalal; Baiju (Maharashtra State, IN), Kalra; Mohit (Delhi, IN)
Title: Computer program product and computer system for language-enhanced programming tools
Patent Number: 9,141,603

Inventors: Damm; Arnold (Kirchberg an der Jagst, DE)
Title: Self-centring cage nut
Patent Number: 9,140,290

Inventors: Dangerfield; Nicholas E. (New York, NY)
Title: Button shaped portable media player with indicia
Patent Number: 9,141,140

Inventors: Dassa; Alyssa J. (Gorham, ME)
Title: Anticoagulant-coated dipstick for use with a blood centrifuge rotor
Patent Number: 8,021,630

Inventors: Davidian; Benoit (Saint Maur des Fosses, FR)
Title: Method and appliance for separating air by cryogenic distillation
Patent Number: 9,140,491

Inventors: Davidson; Kent G. (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Fishing lure for implementing a fishing contest
Patent Number: 9,137,977

Inventors: Davis; Barry V. (Bedford, CA), Davis, legal representative; Lena Marie (Halifax, CA), Grillos; Emmanuel (Bellevue, WA), Allison; Stephen (North Vancouver, CA)
Title: Underwater ducted turbine
Patent Number: 8,022,567

Inventors: Davis; Gerald Clinton (Fayetteville, GA)
Title: Interactive vehicle synthesizer
Patent Number: 9,141,187

Inventors: Davis; Raymond C. (Lake Charles, LA)
Title: Oil well pump apparatus
Patent Number: 7,275,592

Inventors: Dawson; William Johnson (Baja, CA)
Title: Abstraction layer for default encryption with orthogonal encryption logic session object; and automated authentication, with a method for online litigation
Patent Number: 9,141,823

Inventors: De Angelis; Marco (Zurich, CH)
Title: Spiral conveyor
Patent Number: 9,139,371

Inventors: De Boer; Eric Johannes Maria (Amsterdam, NL), Van Der Heijden; Harry (Amsterdam, NL), On; Quoc An (Amsterdam, NL), Smit; Johan Paul (Amsterdam, NL), Van Zon; Arie (Amsterdam, NL)
Title: Ligands and catalyst systems thereof for the catalytic oligomerization of olefinic monomers
Patent Number: 8,022,007

Inventors: De Filippis; Pietro (Varazze, IT)
Title: Electric machine
Patent Number: 8,022,590

Inventors: De Jong; Kathy L. (Mississauga, CA), Qi; Yu (Oakville, CA), Skorokhod; Vladislav (Mississauga, CA), Hu; Nan-Xing (Oakville, CA), Junginger; Johann (Toronto, CA), Silvestri; Markus (Fiarport, NY), Yanus; John F. (Webster, NY), Dinh; Kenny-Tuan (Webster, NY)
Title: Photoreceptor and method of making same
Patent Number: 8,021,811

Inventors: Debenham; Paul Gerald (Middlesex, GB), Moore; John David (Middlesex, GB)
Title: Methods and apparatuses
Patent Number: 9,139,871

Inventors: Decker; Christopher Vincent (Appleton, WI), Bechyne; Christopher Michael (Appleton, WI), Kehn; Stephen Robert (Appleton, WI), Mahaffey; Cleary E. (Appleton, WI), Velazquez; Herb Flores (Neenah, WI), Wydeven; John Martin (Little Chute, WI)
Title: Dispenser capable of dispensing sheet-like articles
Patent Number: 7,275,658

Inventors: Deetz; Randell (Costa Mesa, CA), Streuter; Gary William (San Clemente, CA), Burke; Kenneth (Laguna Hills, CA), Sedin; James (Ketchum, ID)
Title: Security erase of a delete file and of sectors not currently assigned to a file
Patent Number: 8,024,530

Inventors: DeGruchy; Paul J. (Hilton, NY), Moore; Steven Robert (Pittsford, NY), Castillo; Ruddy (Briarwood, NY), Knausdorf; Peter J. (Henrietta, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for media thickness measurement in an image production device
Patent Number: 8,023,843

Inventors: Deien; Melvin (Breese, IL)
Title: Compound bow rifle sight system
Patent Number: 7,275,327

Inventors: Deininger; Jochen (Kisslegg, DE), Reinwald; Martin (Salem/Weildorf, DE)
Title: Contactless switch
Patent Number: 8,022,796

Inventors: Deiss; Siegfried (Motzing, DE), Fischer; Peter (Nittendorf, DE)
Title: Air intake device
Patent Number: 7,275,512

Inventors: Dejean; Herve (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Systems and methods for notes detection
Patent Number: 8,023,740

Inventors: Demsey; Seth M. (Kirkland, WA), Huynh; Tuan (Seattle, WA), Lorton; Christopher W. (Bothell, WA)
Title: Drawing resources
Patent Number: 8,024,729

Inventors: Dengler; Peter (Karlsruhe, DE)
Title: Hydraulic drive and method for controlling such a hydraulic drive
Patent Number: 9,140,275

Inventors: Denissen; Cornelis Johannes Maria (Eindhoven, NL), Calon; Georges Marie (Eindhoven, NL), Schoone; Jeroen Waltherus Johannes (Eindhoven, NL), Parton; Geert Antoon (Lubbeek, BE), Hendricx; Josephus Christiaan Maria (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Ceramic metal halide lamp with feedthrough comprising an iridium wire
Patent Number: 9,142,396

Inventors: Dennis; James (Orlando, FL), Allen; Ronald (Orlando, FL), Lewis; John (Orlando, FL), Hoppenfeld; Robert (Orlando, FL)
Title: Immersive projection system
Patent Number: 9,140,965

Inventors: Desai; Haresh S. (Biloxi, MS)
Title: Oscillating shower head massager
Patent Number: 9,138,040

Inventors: Deuerling-Zheng; Yu (Erlangen, DE), Eisenacher; Christian (Ebelsbach, DE), Galant; Adam K. (Carpentersville, IL), Hornegger; Joachim (Effeltrich, DE), Stamminger; Marc (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Accelerated image registration by means of parallel processors
Patent Number: 8,023,732

Inventors: Devenney; Martin (Mountain View, CA), Strasser; Peter (Mountain View, CA), Gorer; Alexander (San Jose, CA), Fan; Qun (Fremont, CA), Chondroudis; Konstantinos (Sunnyvale, CA), Giaquinta; Daniel M. (Mountain View, CA), He; Ting (Dublin, OH), Oyanagi; Hiroyuki (Utsunomiya, JP), Urata; Kenta (Utsunomiya, JP), Iwasaki; Kazuhiko (Ogawa-machi, JP), Fukuda; Hiroichi (Ranzah-machi, JP)
Title: Fuel cell electrocatalyst of Pt-Zn-Ni/Fe
Patent Number: 8,021,798

Inventors: Dhuper; Sunil Kumar (Old Westbury, NY), Marler; Greg (Rockford, IL)
Title: Modular fire pit table
Patent Number: 9,138,099

Inventors: Diamant; Nimrod (Kfar Saba, IL), Gordon; David (Tel Aviv, IL), Getz; Benjamin (Ramat Hasharon, IL)
Title: Privacy control for wireless devices
Patent Number: 9,143,931

Inventors: Dickens; Nigel Anthony (Cambridge, GB), Dickens; Adrian Christopher (Cambridge, GB), Steel; Darrin (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Video signal skew
Patent Number: 7,277,104

Inventors: Dickey; Robert S. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Shipping strap assembly
Patent Number: 9,139,126

Inventors: Dierichs; Marcel Mathijs Theodore Marie (Venlo, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,277,158

Inventors: Dietz; Jochen (Karlsruhe, DE), Riggs; Richard (Mannheim, DE), Boudet; Nadege (Hemsbach, DE), Lohmann; Jan Klaas (Lambsheim, DE), Craig; Ian Robert (Ludwigshafen, DE), Haden; Egon (Speyer, DE), Lauterwasser; Erica May Wilson (Mannheim, DE), Mueller; Bernd (Frankenthal, DE), Grammenos; Wassilios (Ludwigshafen, DE), Grote; Thomas (Wachenheim, DE)
Title: Fungicidal alkyl- and aryl-substituted 2[-2-chloro-4-(dihalo-phenoxy)-phenyl]-1-[1,2,4]triazol-1-yl-ethanol compounds
Patent Number: 9,137,996

Inventors: Ding; Ni (San Jose, CA)
Title: High-density lipoprotein coated medical devices
Patent Number: 9,138,513

Inventors: Dinkjian; Robert M. (Round Rock, TX), Parker; Lyndsi R. (Austin, TX), Nguyen; Giang C. (Austin, TX), On; Bill N. (Austin, TX)
Title: Tracking a relative arrival order of events being stored in multiple queues using a counter
Patent Number: 9,141,569

Inventors: Do; Jung Yun (Daejon, KR), Lee; Myung Hyun (Daejon, KR), Park; Seung Koo (Daejon, KR), Ju; Jung Jin (Daejon, KR), Park; Suntak (Daejon, KR)
Title: Organic dye molecules and nonlinear optical polymeric compounds containing chromophores
Patent Number: 7,276,188

Inventors: Dobbs; Robert William (Granite Bay, CA), Cherniski; Andrew Michael (Rescue, CA), Swope; John M. (Sacramento, CA)
Title: Redundant input power system
Patent Number: 7,276,813

Inventors: Dogan; Omer (Istanbul, TR), Asureciler; Burak (Istanbul, TR), Dora; Cemal Murat (Istanbul, TR), Gokceimam; Eyyup (Istanbul, TR), Kiran; Ergun (Istanbul, TR)
Title: Washing machine wherein the type and amount of laundry can be detected
Patent Number: 9,139,946

Inventors: Dohi; Makoto (Naka-gun, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing apparatus control method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 9,143,642

Inventors: Dolin; Robert M. (Seattle, WA), Singhal; Nikhil (Redmond, WA), Torres; Michael I. (Seattle, WA), Seidman; Eytan (Redmond, WA)
Title: Searching with metadata comprising degree of separation, chat room participation, and geography
Patent Number: 8,024,328

Inventors: Domenicucci; Anthony G. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Lavoie; Christian (Yorktown Heights, NY), Ozcan; Ahmet S. (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Structure and method to form a thermally stable silicide in narrow dimension gate stacks
Patent Number: 8,021,971

Inventors: Dong; Liang (Ann Arbor, MI), Peng; Xiang (Orlando, FL), Thomas; Brian K. (Brighton, MI)
Title: Ultra high numerical aperture optical fibers
Patent Number: 8,023,788

Inventors: Donnadieu; Thierry (Sillingy, FR), Girault; Eric (Annecy, FR)
Title: Removable end piece for a pole and a pole equipped with such an end piece
Patent Number: 9,138,034

Inventors: Dow; James W. (Pelham, AL), Rhodes; Michael D. (Gardendale, AL), Openshaw; William A. (Bessemer, AL), Dow; W. Scott (Picayune, MS), Page; Alan R. (Moundville, AL)
Title: Method and apparatus for direct detection, location, analysis, identification, and reporting of vegetation clearance violations
Patent Number: 9,140,548

Inventors: Dowd; Ryan Michael (Memphis, TN)
Title: Multi-listener headphone system with luminescent light emissions dependent upon selected channels
Patent Number: 9,143,595

Inventors: Dowling; Eric M. (Richardson, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for co-socket telephony
Patent Number: 7,277,424

Inventors: Doyle; Thomas F. (San Diego, CA), Lauer; Craig (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing separable billing services
Patent Number: 9,143,623

Inventors: Drane; Douglas (Austin, TX), Fracasso; Paula (Austin, TX), Rowland; David (Austin, TX)
Title: Method for interactive learning and training
Patent Number: 8,024,276

Inventors: Dravida; Subra (Boxborough, MA), Walton, Jr.; J. Rodney (San Diego, CA), Nanda; Sanjiv (Ramona, CA), Surineni; Shravan K. (Boxborough, MA)
Title: Methods and devices for interworking of wireless wide area networks and wireless local area networks or wireless personal area networks
Patent Number: 9,144,107

Inventors: Drennen; David (Bellbrook, OH), French; Robert (Beavercreek, OH), Klode; Harald (Centerville, OH), Rehfus; Kevin (Troy, OH)
Title: Internal park brake system, apparatus, and method
Patent Number: 9,140,321

Inventors: Dressick; Walter J. (Waldorf, MD), Kostelansky; Cynthia N. (Alexandria, VA), Schull; Terence L. (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Catalyst nanoparticle
Patent Number: 8,022,006

Inventors: Driscoll; Kevin R. (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Cryptographic combiner using two sequential non-associative operations
Patent Number: 7,277,543

Inventors: Du; Fangming (Northfield, OH), Anderson; Heidi M. (Cleveland Heights, OH), Cohen; William Erwin (Solon, OH), Killion; Stephen Lloyd (Lithopolis, OH), Burns; Adam Jason (Columbus, OH)
Title: High color rendering index fluorescent lamp with multi-layer phosphor coating
Patent Number: 9,142,397

Inventors: Dugan; Stephen (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Anti-proliferative and anti-inflammatory agent combination for treatment of vascular disorders with an implantable medical device
Patent Number: 9,138,337

Inventors: Duncan; William David (Mill Creek, WA), Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Petroski; Robert C. (Seattle, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Vehicle collision management responsive to adverse circumstances in an avoidance path
Patent Number: 9,139,202

Inventors: Dunie; Matthew (Great Falls, VA), Emerson; Craig W. (Lothian, MD)
Title: Method and system to search objects in published literature for information discovery tasks
Patent Number: 8,024,364

Inventors: Dunne; Jonathan (Dungarvan, IE), McCann; Paul H. (Carlow Town, IE), Sloyer; Jeffrey B. (Cary, NC), Stewart; Ian D. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Project modeling using iterative variable defect forecasts
Patent Number: 9,141,920

Inventors: Dunne; Jonathan (Dungarvan, IE), McCann; Paul Henry (Carlow Town, IE), Sloyer; Jeffrey B. (Cary, NC), Stewart; Ian David (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Project modeling using iterative variable defect forecasts
Patent Number: 9,141,921

Inventors: Dupuis; Timothy J. (West Lake Hills, TX), Misra; Abhay (Austin, TX)
Title: CMOS power amplifiers having integrated one-time programmable (OTP) memories
Patent Number: 8,022,766

Inventors: Durham; Gary L. (Stuart, FL), Durham; Harold Stephen (Wichita, KS)
Title: Split-pole field-match motor
Patent Number: 7,276,831

Inventors: Duval; Donald E. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Stream cipher encryption application accelerator and methods thereof
Patent Number: 7,277,542

Inventors: Dwivedi; Shriprakash Dhar (Gujarat, IN), Patel; Dhimant Jasubhai (Gujarat, IN), Shah; Alpesh Pravinchandra (Gujarat, IN), Khera; Brij (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Method of preparation of pitavastatin and pharmaceutical acceptable salts thereof
Patent Number: 9,139,527

Inventors: Ebara; Hidetoshi (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Maeda; Masato (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Mobile station and method for mobile communication system
Patent Number: 9,144,004

Inventors: Ebe; Hirofumi (Ibaraki, JP), Ishimaru; Yasuto (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Printed circuit board and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,022,306

Inventors: Ebihara; Takashi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,139,033

Inventors: Eckhoff; Philip A. (Bellevue, WA), Gates; William (Medina, WA), Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Jung; Edward K. Y. (Bellevue, WA), Myhrvold; Nathan P. (Medina, WA), Peterson; Nels R. (Bellevue, WA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Mercer Island, WA), Whitmer; Charles (North Bend, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Temperature-controlled storage systems
Patent Number: 9,140,476

Inventors: Edahiro; Toshiaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor storage device precharging/discharging bit line to read data from memory cell
Patent Number: 7,277,339

Inventors: Edelhaus; Shimon (Sharon, MA)
Title: Communication device for obtaining an application image or configuration from a service provider
Patent Number: 8,024,436

Inventors: Edelstein; Daniel Charles (White Plains, NY), Andry; Paul Stephen (Mohegan Lake, NY), Buchwalter; Leena Paivikki (Hopewell Junction, NY), Casey; Jon Alfred (Poughkeepsie, NY), Goma; Sherif A. (Hawthorne, NY), Horton; Raymond R. (Dover Plains, NY), Hougham; Gareth Geoffrey (Ossining, NY), Lane; Michael Wayne (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Liu; Xiao Hu (Croton on Hudson, NY), Patel; Chirag Suryakant (Peekskill, NY), Sprogis; Edmund Juris (Underhill, VT), Steen; Michelle Leigh (Danbury, CT), Sundlof; Brian Richard (Beacon, NY), Tsang; Cornelia K. (Mohegan Lake, NY), Walker; George Frederick (New York, NY)
Title: Silicon chip carrier with conductive through-vias and method for fabricating same
Patent Number: 7,276,787

Inventors: Edery; Yigal Mordechai (Pardesia, IL), Vered; Nimrod Itzhak (Goosh Tel-Mond, IL), Kroll; David R. (San Jose, CA), Touboul; Shlomo (Kefar-Haim, IL)
Title: Malicious mobile code runtime monitoring system and methods
Patent Number: 9,141,786

Inventors: Edgren; David E. (Los Altos, CA), Fox; William Jason (San Carlos, CA), Gould; William L. (Fallbrook, CA), Hester; Jerome E. (Menlo Park, CA), Marple; Bradley F. (Dallas, TX), Rieser; Curtis Leslie (San Jose, CA), Schreck; Thomas A. (Portola Valley, CA)
Title: Devices and methods for dilating a paranasal sinus opening and for treating sinusitis
Patent Number: 9,138,569

Inventors: Edwards; David L. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Iruvanti; Sushumna (Wappingers Falls, NY), Toy; Hilton T. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Zou; Wei (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Thermal paste containment for semiconductor modules
Patent Number: 8,021,925

Inventors: Eisen; Lee E. (Round Rock, TX), Floyd; Michael S. (Cedar Park, TX), Strach; Thomas (Wildberg, DE), Wen; Huajun (Austin, TX), Zhou; Tingdong (Austin, TX)
Title: Reducing power grid noise in a processor while minimizing performance loss
Patent Number: 9,141,421

Inventors: Ekanayake; Sanji (Mableton, GA), Scipio; Alston Ilford (Mableton, GA), Yang; Timothy Tah-teh (Greenville, SC), Mestroni; Julio Enrique (Marietta, GA), Waldner; Kurt (Marietta, GA), Sellers; Tedd (Williamsburg, VA)
Title: Supercharged combined cycle system with air flow bypass to HRSG and fan
Patent Number: 9,140,184

Inventors: El Gamal; Abbas (Palo Alto, CA), Eltoukhy; Helmy (Woodside, CA), Salama; Khaled (Stanford, CA)
Title: Biological analysis arrangement and approach therefor
Patent Number: 8,023,113

Inventors: Ellis-Monaghan; John J. (Grand Isle, VT), Jaffe; Mark D. (Shelburne, VT), Loiseau; Alain (Williston, VT)
Title: Body potential imager cell
Patent Number: 7,276,748

Inventors: Ellis; Jason B. (New York, NY), Hasson; Laurent (New York, NY), Malkin; Peter K. (Ardsley, NY)
Title: System and method of visualization for aggregation of change tracking information
Patent Number: 8,024,214

Inventors: Elmaleh; David R. (Newton, MA)
Title: Reducing global warming
Patent Number: 9,138,681

Inventors: Emiljanow; Klaus (Sehnde, DE)
Title: Method and device for welding structural components
Patent Number: 8,022,330

Inventors: Engel; Bernd (Wolfenbuttel, DE), Mallwitz; Regine (Kassel, DE), Zacharias; Peter (Kassel, DE)
Title: Inverter for grounded direct current source, more specifically for a photovoltaic generator
Patent Number: 8,023,288

Inventors: Engl; Walter (Feldkirchen-Westerham, DE), Jarczyk; Alexander (Freising, DE), Schneider-Hufschmidt; Matthias (Munchen, DE)
Title: Device for detecting and displaying movements
Patent Number: 9,141,220

Inventors: Engler; Heidrun (San Diego, CA), Nagabhushan; Tattanahalli L. (Parsippany, NJ), Youngster; Stephen Kenneth (Piscataway, NJ)
Title: Compositions and methods for therapeutic use
Patent Number: 8,022,044

Inventors: Engler; Thomas Albert (Indianapolis, IN), Henry; James Robert (Indianapolis, IN), Malhotra; Sushant (Burlingame, CA), Reel; Jon Kevin (Carmel, IN)
Title: Purine derivatives as kinase inhibitors
Patent Number: 8,022,065

Inventors: Englund; Dirk R. (New York, NY)
Title: Lens-free planar imager using an optical resonator
Patent Number: 9,143,702

Inventors: Enoch; Stephane (Marseilles, FR), Farhat; Mohamed (Marseilles, FR), Guenneau; Sebastien (Marseilles, FR), Movchan; Alexander (Liverpool, GB)
Title: Structure that can channel an elastic wave propagating in a plate
Patent Number: 9,140,326

Inventors: Eom; Ki Wan (Seoul, KR), Kim; Hyoung Gook (Yongin-si, KR), Cho; Jeong Mi (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Jae Won (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jung Eun (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Personalized service method using user history in mobile terminal and system using the method
Patent Number: 9,143,604

Inventors: Eriksson; Stefan Kjell (Uppsala, SE)
Title: Chromatography column and maintenance method
Patent Number: 9,138,661

Inventors: Eriksson; Stefan Kjell (Uppsala, SE)
Title: Chromatography column and maintenance method
Patent Number: 9,138,662

Inventors: Ernst; Matthias (Munchen, DE), Specht; Jens (Koetz, DE)
Title: Method and device for transmitting decryption codes of freely transmitted, encrypted program contents to clearly identifiable receivers
Patent Number: 9,143,817

Inventors: Etkin; Raul Hernan (Mountain View, CA), Lee; Jung Gun (Mountain View, CA), Lee; Sung-Ju (Redwood City, CA), Crepaldi; Riccardo (Champaign, IL)
Title: Extrapolating channel state information ("CSI") estimates from multiple packets sent over different frequency channels to generate a combined CSI estimate for a MIMO-OFDM system
Patent Number: 9,143,218

Inventors: Evans; John M. (Piqua, OH), Flaugher; David V. (Beavercreek, OH), LeConey; Douglas E. (Clayton, OH), Perrine; Glenn D. (Eaton, OH)
Title: Desiccant cartridge for an integrated condenser/receiver and method of making same
Patent Number: 7,275,390

Inventors: Ezaki; Joichiro (Tokyo, JP), Kakinuma; Yuji (Tokyo, JP), Koga; Keiji (Tokyo, JP), Sumita; Shigekazu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Magnetic memory device, sense amplifier circuit and method of reading from magnetic memory device
Patent Number: 7,277,320

Inventors: Facchetti; Antonio (Chicago, IL), Marks; Tobin J. (Evanston, IL), Yan; He (Skokie, IL)
Title: Organic semiconductor materials and precursors thereof
Patent Number: 8,022,214

Inventors: Fadili; Moulay (Colombes, FR), Pinier; Francois (Colombes, FR)
Title: Computation saving echo canceller for a wide band audio signal
Patent Number: 9,143,621

Inventors: Fairbourn; David C. (Sandy, UT), Chesnes; Richard Patrick (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Chemical vapor deposition of metal layers for improved brazing
Patent Number: 9,139,903

Inventors: Fallon; James J. (Armonk, NY), Pickel; Paul F. (Bethpage, NY), McErlain; Stephen J. (New York, NY)
Title: System and method for data feed acceleration and encryption
Patent Number: 9,143,546

Inventors: Falster; Robert J. (London, GB), Voronkov; Vladimir (Merano, IT)
Title: Silicon wafers with suppressed minority carrier lifetime degradation
Patent Number: 9,142,616

Inventors: Fan; Chen-Lu (New Taipei, TW), Chen; Li-Ping (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Slide rail assembly
Patent Number: 9,140,299

Inventors: Fan; Nongqiang (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Active matrix displays having nonlinear elements in pixel elements
Patent Number: 8,022,911

Inventors: Fan; Tso-Yu (Changhua, TW)
Title: Central-controlled double wheel structure
Patent Number: 9,139,043

Inventors: Fan; Zhang (Singapore, SG), Chao; Zhang Bei (Singapore, SG), Wuping; Liu (Singapore, SG), Liep; Chok Kho (Singapore, SG), Choo; Hsia Liang (Singapore, SG), Kheng; Lim Yeow (Singapore, SG), Cuthbertson; Alan (Newcastle Upon Tyne, GB), Boon; Tan Juan (Singapore, SG)
Title: Structure and method for fabricating a bond pad structure
Patent Number: 7,276,797

Inventors: Fansler; Duane D. (Dresser, WI), Lewandowski; Kevin M. (Inver Grove Heights, MN), Wendland; Michael S. (North St. Paul, MN), Gaddam; Babu N. (Woodbury, MN), Heilmann; Steven M. (Afton, MN)
Title: Crosslinkable hydrophilic materials from reactive oligomers having pendent photoinitiator groups
Patent Number: 7,276,247

Inventors: Faraboschi; Paolo (Sant Cugat del Valles, ES), Milojicic; Dejan S (Palo Alto, CA), Barron; Dwight L (Houston, TX)
Title: Autonomous metric tracking and adjustment
Patent Number: 9,143,403

Inventors: Farning; Abigail R. (Braidwood, IL), Sarkas; Harry W. (Plainfield, IL), Murray; Patrick G. (Yorkville, IL)
Title: Heterocoagulate, and compositions and method for polishing and surface treatment
Patent Number: 8,022,025

Inventors: Farrar; Paul A. (S. Burlington, VT)
Title: Hydrophobic foamed insulators for high density circuits
Patent Number: 7,276,788

Inventors: Fastow; Richard (Cupertino, CA), Hasan; Qamrul (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Data pattern analysis
Patent Number: 9,142,209

Inventors: Faus; Jose (Paris, FR), Monville; Jean-Michel (Ermont, FR)
Title: Tensioning device for prestressing a rod, and related tensioning method
Patent Number: 7,275,462

Inventors: Faustman; Denise L. (Boston, MA)
Title: Methods of organ regeneration using Hox11-expressing pluripotent cells
Patent Number: 8,021,693

Inventors: Felch; Andrew C. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for performing exponentiation in a parallel processing environment
Patent Number: 9,141,131

Inventors: Fenayon; Ludovic (Montbazon, FR), Gezault; Alain (Vineuil, FR), Hedman; Torbjorn (St Cyr sur Loire, FR), Lescorail; Romuald (St. Laurent en Gatines, FR)
Title: Mechanical system with one-way clutch, and alternator comprising such a system
Patent Number: 9,140,316

Inventors: Fenech; Hector (Issy les Moulineaux, FR), Lance; Emmanuel (Clichy, FR)
Title: Telecommunication network
Patent Number: 8,023,887

Inventors: Ferguson; Tabitha (Waterloo, CA), Linkert; Barry (Petersburg, CA), Vander Veen; Raymond (Kitchener, CA), Castell; David (Waterloo, CA), Mousseau; Gary P. (Waterloo, CA), Lazaridis; Mihal (Waterloo, CA)
Title: System and method for bundling information
Patent Number: 8,024,416

Inventors: Ferguson; Warren E. (Beaverton, OR), Hickmann; Brian J. (Sherwood, OR), Fletcher; Thomas D. (Sherwood, OR)
Title: Method, apparatus, system for single-path floating-point rounding flow that supports generation of normals/denormals and associated status flags
Patent Number: 9,141,586

Inventors: Feris; Rogerio S. (White Plains, NY), Hampapur; Arun (Norwalk, CT), Lu; Zouxuan (Yorktown Heights, NY), Tian; Ying-li (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Real time processing of video frames
Patent Number: 9,142,033

Inventors: Fernandes; Antonio Francisco Conrado (Dhahran, SA), Pantula; Rama Kameshwara Prasad (Dhahran, SA)
Title: Flare network monitorng system and method
Patent Number: 9,142,111

Inventors: Ferran Palau; Ignasi (Valls, ES)
Title: Assembly system for an electrical distribution box
Patent Number: 7,275,649

Inventors: Ferrell; Allen R. (White Salmon, WA), Smith; David N. (Appleton, WA)
Title: Rotary biomass dryer
Patent Number: 9,140,495

Inventors: Ferren; Bran (Beverly Hills, CA), Hillis; W. Daniel (Encino, CA), Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Ishikawa; Muriel Y. (Livermore, CA), Jung; Edward K. Y. (Bellevue, WA), Leuthardt; Eric C. (St. Louis, MO), Myhrvold; Nathan P. (Medina, WA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Bellevue, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA), Wood; Victoria Y. H. (Livermore, CA)
Title: Lumen-traveling biological interface device and method of use
Patent Number: 8,024,036

Inventors: Ferren; Bran (Beverly Hills, CA), Jasmann; Schawn A. (Los Angeles, CA), Buck; Morgan J. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Intelligent graphics interface in a handheld wireless device
Patent Number: 9,141,199

Inventors: Ferri; Frederic (Dexter, MI)
Title: Foot-therapy and toe-aligning device
Patent Number: 9,138,616

Inventors: Ferstl; Klemens (Regensburg, DE), Woerz; Andreas (Kelheim, DE), Vidal; Ulrich (Landshut, DE)
Title: Multichip module for LOC mounting and method for producing the multichip module
Patent Number: 7,276,781

Inventors: Fidaner; Onur (Sunnyvale, CA), Derkacs; Daniel (Sunnyvale, CA), Lamarche; Paul F. (Morgan Hill, CA), Wiemer; Michael W. (Campbell, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for identifying and reducing semiconductor failures
Patent Number: 9,142,615

Inventors: Fike, III; Eugene E. (Amesbury, MA), Fijol; John J. (Shrewsbury, MA), Brosnihan; Timothy J. (Natick, MA), Gandhi; Jignesh (Burlington, MA)
Title: Displays having self-aligned apertures and methods of making the same
Patent Number: 9,140,900

Inventors: Filtvedt; Marius (Nesttun, NO), Rein; Erling Bekkestad (Nesoddtangen, NO)
Title: Device for applying a pulsating pressure to a local region of the body and the applications thereof
Patent Number: 8,021,314

Inventors: Finstad; Eric J. (Rogers, MN), Mansheim; Michael J. (Burnsville, MN)
Title: Dual mode pump control
Patent Number: 9,138,763

Inventors: Fisher; Paul W. (San Juan Capistrano, CA)
Title: System for expanding and securing truck bed storage and method for doing the same
Patent Number: 9,139,138

Inventors: Fitzpatrick; Janelle (Milton, GA)
Title: Adjustable width stairwell barricade
Patent Number: 9,140,056

Inventors: Fjelstad; Joseph (Maple Valley, WA)
Title: Methods of making microelectronic packages with conductive elastomeric posts
Patent Number: 7,276,400

Inventors: Flamini; Elisabetta (Romsey, GB)
Title: Updating an e-mail recipient list
Patent Number: 9,143,472

Inventors: Flanigan; Kenneth Warren (Yucaipa, CA)
Title: Gas-powered tip-jet-driven compound VTOL aircraft
Patent Number: 7,275,711

Inventors: Flanigan; Paul J. (Cicero, NY)
Title: Compressor slide valve support
Patent Number: 8,021,134

Inventors: Flemming; Diane Garza (Pflugerville, TX), Herescu; Octavian Florin (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and system for distributing unused processor cycles within a dispatch window
Patent Number: 8,024,738

Inventors: Fletcher; James C. (Apex, NC), Rajaraman; Balachandar (Cary, NC)
Title: Managing computing resources through aggregated core management
Patent Number: 9,141,441

Inventors: Flusche; Mark J. (Muenster, TX)
Title: Transportable single operator rig apparatus and method for optimizing drilling and/or completion
Patent Number: 9,140,080

Inventors: Focke, legal representative; Doris (Verden, DE), Focke, legal representative; Jurgen (Verden, DE), Czarnotta; Michael (Bremen, DE), Focke, deceased; Heinz (Verden, DE)
Title: Method and device for recognition of a tear-off strip on a material web
Patent Number: 7,275,438

Inventors: Foege; Aaron Gamache (Westmont, IL)
Title: Fuel recovery system
Patent Number: 9,140,221

Inventors: Fok; Kenny (San Diego, CA), Cassett; Tia Manning (San Diego, CA), Hwang; Jihyun (San Diego, CA), Yip; Eric Chi Chung (San Diego, CA)
Title: Apparatus and methods for determining voice and/or data processing performance of a wireless device
Patent Number: 8,023,937

Inventors: Folestad; Staffan (Molndal, SE), Gradinarsky; Lubomir (Molndal, SE)
Title: Methods and devices for evaluating material in a pharmaceutical process
Patent Number: 8,024,154

Inventors: Ford; John (Huntingdon, GB), Palmer; Nicholas John (Cambridge, GB), Atherall; John Frederick (Essex, GB), Madge; David John (West Sussex, GB), Sherborne; Brad (Stirling, GB), Bushfield; Mark (Balsham, GB), Stevens; Edward Benedict (Suffolk, GB)
Title: Substituted thieno[2,3-d]pyrimidines as potassium channel inhibitors
Patent Number: 8,022,076

Inventors: Forsell; Justin (Annandale, AU), Pysden; David (Waverley, AU)
Title: Electronic scoring system, method and armor for use in martial arts
Patent Number: 8,021,281

Inventors: Fosnight; William J. (Saratoga Springs, NY), Gallagher; Ryan J. (Saratoga Springs, NY), Miner; Stephen B. (Gansevoort, NY)
Title: System for separately handling different size FOUPs
Patent Number: 9,142,437

Inventors: Fram; Evan K. (Paradise Valley, AZ)
Title: Viewing verification systems
Patent Number: 8,020,993

Inventors: Francois; Gilles (Saint-Savin, FR), Merle; Gabriel (Chalon sur Saone, FR), Tochon; Patrice (Uriage, FR), Pra; Franck (Le Gua, FR), Roussel; Claude (Echirolles, FR), Baron; Olivier Noel (Echirolles, FR), Bussonnet; Pierre-Xavier (Dracy-le-Fort, FR), Bourgeon; Alain (Fontaines, FR)
Title: Method for manufacturing a bundle of plates for a heat exchanger
Patent Number: 9,140,498

Inventors: Franklin; Alan (Chattanooga, TN)
Title: Trans-scleral drug delivery method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,276,050

Inventors: Fraser; Claire (Potomac, MD), Galeotti; Cesira (Poggibonsi, IT), Grandi; Guido (Segratf, IT), Hickey; Erin (Palatine, IL), Masignani; Vega (Siena, IT), Mora; Marirosa (Siena, IT), Petersen; Jeremy (Arlington, VA), Pizza; Mariagrazia (Siena, IT), Rappuoli; Rino (Siena, IT), Ratti; Giulio (Siena, IT), Scarlato; Vincenzo (Colle Val d'Elsa, IT), Scarselli; Maria (Siena, IT), Tettelin; Herve (Gaithersburg, MD), Venter; J. Craig (Potomac, MD)
Title: Neisseria meningitidis antigens and compositions
Patent Number: 9,139,621

Inventors: Fredette; Thomas (Speonk, NY), Fredette; David (Stamford, CT)
Title: Liquid reclamation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,275,568

Inventors: Freimuth; Douglas M. (New York, NY), Pappas; Vasileios (Elmsford, NY), Sathaye; Sumedh W. (Austin, TX)
Title: Brokering and provisioning in high-speed networks
Patent Number: 9,143,580

Inventors: Friedman; Alex (Herzliya, IL), Gavrilov; Constantine (Rishon-Le-Zion, IL), Voikhansky; Artemy (Petah Tikva, IL)
Title: Live initialization of a boot device
Patent Number: 9,141,396

Inventors: Friedman; Alex (Herzliya, IL), Gavrilov; Constantine (Rishon-Le-Zion, IL), Voikhansky; Artemy (Petah Tikva, IL)
Title: Live initialization of a boot device
Patent Number: 9,141,397

Inventors: Friedrich; Ulrich (Ellhofen, DE), Fischer; Martin (Gleichen, DE)
Title: Method for transmitting data between a base station and a transponder
Patent Number: 7,277,478

Inventors: Friesel; Mark A. (Ewing, NJ), Mountcastle; Paul (Moorestown, NJ)
Title: Ballistic missile debris mitigation
Patent Number: 9,140,784

Inventors: Fritsch; James R. (Rochester, MN), Iversen; Lars R. (Karlslunde, DK), Turner; Russell G. (Byron, MN), Wingard; Daniel J. (Kingston, NY)
Title: Software configuration based on entitlement records
Patent Number: 9,141,767

Inventors: Frusco; Louis J. (Toms River, NJ)
Title: Shellfish opener
Patent Number: 9,138,009

Inventors: Fuchs; Herbert (Nussbaumen, CH)
Title: Method for controlling a gas turbine and gas turbine for implementing the method
Patent Number: 9,140,196

Inventors: Fudaba; Nobukazu (Yokohama, JP), Otonari; Junji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Wireless station and transmission power determination method
Patent Number: 9,143,965

Inventors: Fuji; Masaru (Kawasaki, JP), Okura; Seiji (Kawasaki, JP), Nagase; Tomoki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Computer program, apparatus, and method for searching translation memory and displaying search result
Patent Number: 8,024,175

Inventors: Fujihira; Tatsuhiko (Nagano, JP), Miyasaka; Yasushi (Nagano, JP)
Title: Diode and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,276,771

Inventors: Fujii; Atsushi (Kanagawa, JP), Tanaka; Masato (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Electrophotographic photosensitive member, and electrophotographic apparatus and process cartridge which make use of the same
Patent Number: 7,276,318

Inventors: Fujimoto; Akira (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kitagawa; Ryota (Tokyo, JP), Masunaga; Kumi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Nakamura; Kenji (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Nakanishi; Tsutomu (Tokyo, JP), Asakawa; Koji (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kamakura; Takanobu (Fukuoka-ken, JP), Nunotani; Shinji (Fukuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Semiconductor light emitting device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,142,728

Inventors: Fujimoto; Kazuhisa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Computer apparatus, storage apparatus, system management apparatus, and hard disk unit power supply controlling method
Patent Number: 8,024,587

Inventors: Fujisaki; Iwao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Inter-vehicle middle point maintaining implementer
Patent Number: 9,139,089

Inventors: Fujisaki; Iwao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication device
Patent Number: 9,143,723

Inventors: Fujisaki; Koichi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Shimizu; Hideo (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Shimbo; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Encryption/decryption apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,643

Inventors: Fujita; Etsunori (Hiroshima, JP), Kawasaki; Seiji (Hiroshima, JP), Ogura; Yumi (Hiroshima, JP), Yasuda; Eiichi (Aichi, JP), Doi; Shunichi (Aichi, JP), Kato; Etsuko (Aichi, JP), Ibaraki; Katsuya (Aichi, JP)
Title: Seat
Patent Number: 7,275,793

Inventors: Fujita; Hiroshi (Yokosuka, JP), Ozaki; Kazuyuki (Yokohama, JP), Wen; Yun (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Multi-hop communication terminal, multi-hop communication system, and multi-hop communication method
Patent Number: 9,144,006

Inventors: Fujiwara; Kenji (Himeji, JP), Amano; Toyokazu (Nagaokakyo, JP), Iida; Shiro (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Arc tube, Discharge lamp, and production method of such arc tube, which enables brighter illuminance
Patent Number: 7,275,971

Inventors: Fukuda; Yoshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Hattori; Yoshio (Kanagawa, JP), Akiyama; Sho (Tokyo, JP), Kimura; Noriyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Developing device and image forming apparatus and process cartridge incorporating same
Patent Number: 9,141,034

Inventors: Fukui; Tatsuki (Yokohama, JP), Tomatsu; Fumiko (Yokohama, JP), Kanazaki; Kengo (Kyoto, JP), Yuasa; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP), Kishi; Mayuko (Machida, JP), Sasaguri; Daisuke (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Particle containing hydrophobic dye having cyanine structure, and contrast agent containing the particle
Patent Number: 9,138,492

Inventors: Fukui; Toshiaki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Optical disc apparatus
Patent Number: 7,277,373

Inventors: Fukui; Yasuhisa (Musashino-shi, Tokyo 180-0001, JP), Nagata; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Shirai; Ryuichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Monoclonal antibody recognizing phosphatidylinositol-3,4,5-triphosphate
Patent Number: 7,276,375

Inventors: Fukushima; Masanobu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method and circuit for elastic storing capable of adapting to high-speed data communications
Patent Number: 7,277,332

Inventors: Fuller; Peter (New York, NY)
Title: Board booster system
Patent Number: 9,139,264

Inventors: Fulton; Robert Lyman (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Machine for optical assistance in reading checks
Patent Number: 7,277,241

Inventors: Funahata; Katsuyuki (Hitachi, JP), Abe; Makoto (Sendai, JP), Itoh; Osamu (Hitachi, JP), Komura; Shinichi (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Translucent reflective type liquid crystal display
Patent Number: 7,277,143

Inventors: Furukawa; Eiji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Hierarchical HDL processing method and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium
Patent Number: 8,024,681

Inventors: Furukawa; Koji (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Ink jet head and recording apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,275,812

Inventors: Furuno; Yoshinori (Tsuchiura, JP)
Title: Maintenance history information management system for construction machine
Patent Number: 8,024,094

Inventors: Furutani; Masahiro (Mishima-gun, JP), Hata; Junichi (Mishima-gun, JP), Togi; Akiko (Mishima-gun, JP)
Title: Process for production of a recombinant protein and a fusion protein
Patent Number: 7,276,355

Inventors: Fusco; Vincent Francis (Belfast, GB), Subbarao; Bandaru (Chennai, IN)
Title: Single aperture monopulse antenna
Patent Number: 7,277,061

Inventors: Gable; Michael E. (Nazareth, PA), Ralph, III; James D. (Bethlehem, PA), Troxell; Thomas N. (Pottstown, PA), Smrtic; Gary S. (Morgantown, KY)
Title: Piling extender
Patent Number: 9,140,024

Inventors: Gabric; Zvonimir (Zorneding, DE), Hartner; Walter (Bad Abbach-Peising, DE), Kronke; Matthias (Dresden, DE), Schindler; Gunther (Munich, DE)
Title: Microelectronic structure having a hydrogen barrier layer
Patent Number: 7,276,300

Inventors: Gagnon; Gilles (Ville Lorraine, CA)
Title: Cable with dual layer jacket
Patent Number: 7,276,664

Inventors: Galeev; Roustem (Lund, SE)
Title: Wireless electronic devices with a metal perimeter including a plurality of antennas
Patent Number: 9,142,879

Inventors: Gantman; Alexander (Poway, CA), Steenstra; Jack (San Diego, CA), Noerenberg; John (San Diego, CA), Mouber; Randy (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and system for providing enhanced broadcast advertising
Patent Number: 9,143,337

Inventors: Garcia-Franco; Jose Carlos (Mountain View, CA), Raines; Taylor (Mountain View, CA), Kamprath; Michael F. (San Francisco, CA), Luenberger; Rob (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Traffic estimation
Patent Number: 8,024,447

Inventors: Garcia; Jason A. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Die handling system
Patent Number: 7,276,396

Inventors: Garcon; Nathalie (Rixensart, BE), Slaoui; Moncef Mohamed (Rixensart, BE), Van Hoecke; Christian (Rixensart, BE)
Title: Methods for one-dose intradermal delivery for non-live trivalent influenza vaccine
Patent Number: 9,138,471

Inventors: Garinger; Ned D. (Tempe, AZ), Dorr; Martin L. (Chandler, AZ), Naumann; Mark W. (Tempe, AZ), Walker; Gary A. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: On chip network
Patent Number: 7,277,449

Inventors: Garmiza; Ehood (Neve Ziv, IL), Schwarz; Shemer (Tel-Aviv, IL), Weiss; Gary (Tel-Aviv, IL)
Title: Load balancing of data reads in storage environments
Patent Number: 9,141,295

Inventors: Garrido; Diego (Newton, PA), Webb; Richard (Belmont, CA), Butler; Simon (San Rafael, CA), Fogg; Chad (Seattle, WA)
Title: Predictive interpolation of a video signal
Patent Number: 8,023,561

Inventors: Gates; Alfred Alan (Moodus, CT), Wei; Fu-Shang John (Windsor, CT)
Title: Rotorcraft control system for rotorcraft with two or more rotor systems
Patent Number: 9,139,298

Inventors: Gaug; Jonathan B (Redmond, WA)
Title: Universal game pedal controller and method therefor
Patent Number: 9,138,651

Inventors: Geller; David (Fairfax, VA), Lenane; Kevin (Arlington, VA), Mohler; Abel (Marshall, NC)
Title: Systems and methods for evaluating online videos
Patent Number: 9,143,840

Inventors: George; John Barrett (Carmel, IN)
Title: Biaxial mirror color selecting micro imager
Patent Number: 8,023,173

Inventors: Geppert; Lothar (Zurich, CH), Scharer; Christoph (Pfaffikon, CH)
Title: Pelton bucket
Patent Number: 7,275,914

Inventors: Gerlach; Christopher P. (Saint Paul, MN)
Title: Acene-thiophene semiconductors
Patent Number: 7,276,395

Inventors: Gharia; Nilesh A. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Content addressable memory device having spin torque transfer memory cells
Patent Number: 8,023,299

Inventors: Ghiasi; Ali (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method and system for speed negotiation for twisted pair links using intelligent E-FIFO in fibre channel systems
Patent Number: 9,143,464

Inventors: Gholmieh; Ralph A. (San Diego, CA), Naik; Nagaraju (San Diego, CA)
Title: Group ID and QOS group identification for stream multiplexing in multicast and broadcast systems
Patent Number: 9,143,901

Inventors: Giangrande; Paloma (Iowa City, IA), Miller; Francis (Iowa City, IA), Thiel; William (Iowa City, IA)
Title: Nucleic acid aptamers
Patent Number: 9,139,835

Inventors: Gibson; Dennis Henderson (Chillicothe, IL), Hazari; Shivangini Singh (Peoria, IL), Coldren; Dana Ray (Secor, IL), Baldwin; Daniel Raymond (Peoria, IL)
Title: Dual fuel common rail engine with co-axial quill assembly
Patent Number: 9,140,177

Inventors: Gidseg; Ronald A. (Pasadena, CA), Carattini; John A. (Chino Hills, CA), Ha; Phong V. (Chino Hills, CA)
Title: System and method for transitioning from a missile warning system to a fine tracking system in a directional infrared countermeasures system
Patent Number: 8,023,107

Inventors: Gilbert-Williams; Eric Gilles (Calgary, CA)
Title: Safety guard rail
Patent Number: 9,140,022

Inventors: Gilchrist; Aaron (Nibley, UT), Wu; Hunter (Salt Lake City, UT), Sealy; Kylee D. (Providence, UT), Israelsen; Paul D. (Logan, UT)
Title: Wireless power transfer test system
Patent Number: 9,140,763

Inventors: Gill; Hardayal Singh (Palo Alto, CA), Zeltser; Alexander M. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Magnetic head spin valve structure with CoFeCu magnetic layer and ZnO.sub.x/TaO.sub.x cap layer
Patent Number: 7,277,260

Inventors: Gilleland; Michael E. (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Providing calling party information in a request to establish a call session
Patent Number: 7,277,533

Inventors: Gilles; Timothy Mark (Schaumburg, IL)
Title: Automated electronic telecommunications order translation and processing
Patent Number: 8,023,631

Inventors: Ginetti; Arnold (Antibes, FR), Pic; Jean-Noel (Valbonne, FR), Berger; Stephane (Roquefort les Pins., FR)
Title: System and method to drag instance master physical shell
Patent Number: 9,141,746

Inventors: Gippert; Karl-Ludwig (Lubeck, DE)
Title: Wick arrangement for an anesthetic evaporator
Patent Number: 7,275,539

Inventors: Glass; Kevin William (Scottsdale, AZ), Nilsson; C. Gary (Hawthorne, CA), Ghazikhanian; Leo (Studio City, CA), Nilsson; Michael Terry (Hermosa Beach, CA)
Title: Thermometer code transcoding and encoding methods and systems
Patent Number: 8,022,854

Inventors: Glenn, Jr.; Robert Wayne (Virginia Water, GB), Lim; Mu'Ill (West Chester, OH)
Title: Keratin dyeing compounds, keratin dyeing compositions containing them, and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,276,089

Inventors: Glenn; Bradley J. (Oneida, WI)
Title: Subcutaneous catheter retainer
Patent Number: 9,138,563

Inventors: Gobby; Darren (Redcar, GB), Middleton; John Colin (Bedfordshire, GB), Tindale; Neil (Redcar, GB)
Title: Mixing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,138,694

Inventors: Gobriel; Sameh (Hillsboro, OR), Maciocco; Christian (Portland, OR), Tai; Tsung-Yuan Charles (Portland, OR), Bakshi; Sanjay (Portland, OR)
Title: Enabling long-term communication idleness for energy efficiency
Patent Number: 8,023,522

Inventors: Goden; Tatsuhito (Machida, JP)
Title: Display apparatus and a method for driving the same
Patent Number: 9,142,161

Inventors: Goden; Tatsuhito (Machida, JP), Iseki; Masami (Mobara, JP)
Title: Display apparatus
Patent Number: 9,142,160

Inventors: Godwin; Harold Emerson (Fergus, CA)
Title: Rotary gravity engine utilizing volatile material and low temperature heat sources
Patent Number: 9,140,144

Inventors: Goehlich; Robert Alexander (Hamburg, DE), Maslennikov; Johannes (Hamburg, DE), Vichniakov; Alexei (Hamburg, DE), Sayilgan; Cihangir (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Lightweight structure, particularly primary aircraft structure or subassembly, as well as method for the manufacture thereof
Patent Number: 9,138,958

Inventors: Goei; Esmond T. (Broomfield, CO), Chin; Yen (Singapore, SG)
Title: Replaceable solar bulb assembly for use with a solar receiver array
Patent Number: 9,142,691

Inventors: Goerke; Alexander (Kirchzarten, DE), Rabald; Matthias (Kirchzarten, DE)
Title: Method for automatically indexing documents
Patent Number: 9,141,691

Inventors: Goldberg; Roman (Dresden, DE), Nitschmann; Kai (Neuenhagen, DE)
Title: Device for drying laundry by means of a current of air
Patent Number: 9,139,949

Inventors: Gomez; Ramon (San Juan Cap, CA), Xiao; Jianhong (Irvine, CA), Hayashi; Takayuki (Lake Forest, CA)
Title: Amplifier with automatic gain profile control and calibration
Patent Number: 8,022,755

Inventors: Gong; Michelle X. (Sunnyvale, CA), Stacy; Robert J. (Portland, OR)
Title: Techniques for UL MU MIMO signaling and error handling
Patent Number: 9,143,268

Inventors: Gonzalez; Fernando (Boise, ID), Sandhu; Gurtej S. (Boise, ID), Violette; Mike P. (Boise, ID)
Title: Memory devices with buried lines
Patent Number: 8,022,385

Inventors: Gonzalez; Jason (Solana Beach, CA), Dang; Vannam (San Diego, CA), Zhu; Zhi (San Diego, CA)
Title: System and method of adjusting a clock signal
Patent Number: 9,143,121

Inventors: Goodbrand; H. Bruce (Hamilton, CA), Hu; Nan-Xing (Oakville, CA)
Title: Method for forming reactive silane esters for use in an imaging member
Patent Number: 8,022,237

Inventors: Goodwin; Robert L (Mercer Island, WA), Terry; Troy N (Bellevue, WA), Coath; Adam Brian (Seattle, WA), Akalin; Frederick Ziya Ramos (Seattle, WA), Shagam; Joshua (Seattle, WA)
Title: Generating reflow files from digital images for rendering on various sized displays
Patent Number: 8,023,738

Inventors: Goren; Michael (Albany, NY)
Title: Intuitively ordered tactile characters readable by visually impaired persons
Patent Number: 8,021,157

Inventors: Goto; Miyuki (Kasugai, JP), Shiga; Satoru (Nisshin, JP)
Title: Heat storage apparatus for vehicle
Patent Number: 9,140,500

Inventors: Graga; Robert (Brick, NJ), Russer; Brian (Mesa, AZ)
Title: Golf training aid for chipping and pitching
Patent Number: 8,021,241

Inventors: Graham; Brent Williams (Austin, TX)
Title: Camera mount
Patent Number: 9,140,962

Inventors: Graham; Carrie (Raleigh, NC), Eckhardt; Allen (San Diego, CA), Perkins; Lisa (Madison, WI)
Title: Assay for measuring enzymatic modification of a substrate by a glycoprotein having enzymatic activity
Patent Number: 9,140,635

Inventors: Graham; Michael Clair (Zionsville, IN), King; James Edward (Carmel, IN), Logan; Martin Charles (Indianapolis, IN), Wujek; Dennis George (Zionsville, IN)
Title: Pesticide compositions
Patent Number: 8,021,675

Inventors: Graichen; Andreas (Norrkoping, SE)
Title: Method for masking cooling holes and device for using in a masking process for masking cooling holes
Patent Number: 8,021,719

Inventors: Grammenos; Wassilios (Ludwigshafen, DE), Boudet; Nadege (Hemsbach, DE), Riggs; Richard (Mannheim, DE), Dietz; Jochen (Karlsruhe, DE), Haden; Egon (Speyer, DE), Fehr; Marcus (Speyer, DE)
Title: Use of substituted dithiine-dicarboximides for combating phytopathogenic fungi
Patent Number: 9,137,997

Inventors: Granger; Toriono A. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Convertible gaming chairs and wagering game systems and machines with a convertible gaming chair
Patent Number: 9,142,083

Inventors: Grass; Michael (Haltern am See, DE), Gubisch; Dietmar (Marl, DE), Woelk-Faehrmann; Michael (Marl, DE)
Title: Method for producing benzoic acid esters
Patent Number: 8,022,244

Inventors: Grasset; Yannick (Vallauris, FR)
Title: Contactless object with integrated circuit connected to circuit terminals by capacitive coupling
Patent Number: 9,142,485

Inventors: Gravett; Martin Richard (Salisbury, AU), Fulara; Janusz Krzysztof (Kallaroo, AU)
Title: Method for solid waste separation and processing
Patent Number: 9,138,751

Inventors: Green; Demory S. (Broken Arrow, OK)
Title: Pump intake for electrical submersible pump
Patent Number: 8,021,132

Inventors: Green; Michael Philip (Pleasant Hill, CA)
Title: Coolant inspection and filtering system patent
Patent Number: 8,021,541

Inventors: Greenburg; Jonathan Gil (Calabasas, CA)
Title: Dental appliance
Patent Number: 9,138,341

Inventors: Greene; Lawrence A. (Plainville, MA), Jacobson; Eric A. (Arlington, MA), Li; Yong (Newton, MA), Pu; Xiaoyan (Chelmsford, MA)
Title: Field level compression in parallel data flows
Patent Number: 9,143,161

Inventors: Greene; Mark I. (Penn Valley, PA), Murali; Ramachandran (Drexel Hill, PA), Hasegawa; Akihiro (Chiba, JP)
Title: FAS peptide mimetics and uses thereof
Patent Number: 8,022,176

Inventors: Greenfeld; Fred (Nederland, CO)
Title: Method and system for dimming AC-powered light emitting diode (LED) lighting systems using conventional incandescent dimmers
Patent Number: 8,022,634

Inventors: Greenlee; Gordan (Endicott, NY), Hanrahan-Locke; Victoria (Fishkill, NY), Martin, Jr.; James A. (Endicott, NY), Murray; Douglas G. (Johnson City, NY)
Title: Solution for checking a health of a computer system
Patent Number: 8,024,608

Inventors: Greisner; Uwe (Reichshof, DE)
Title: Coating device for workpieces and method for operating the coating device
Patent Number: 9,138,765

Inventors: Griffo; Anthony (The Woodlands, TX)
Title: Composite coating with nanoparticles for improved wear and lubricity in down hole tools
Patent Number: 8,021,721

Inventors: Grinblat; Zinovy D (Medford, MA)
Title: Method and system for text compression and decompression
Patent Number: 9,143,163

Inventors: Groff; Steven Mark (Tucson, AZ), Le; Trung (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Brownout solution for electromechanical automatic transfer switch
Patent Number: 8,022,579

Inventors: Gross; Wibke (Hueckelhoven, DE), Fuhr; Denise (Hamburg, DE), Nemitz; Ralph (Juechen, DE), Kleen; Astrid (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Cationic acylpyridinium derivatives for use as bleach activators
Patent Number: 8,021,438

Inventors: Grove; James E. (Marina del Rey, CA)
Title: Combined second seat, backrest and luggage rack for a motorcycle
Patent Number: 7,275,787

Inventors: Groves, Jr.; Jack R. (Winter Park, FL), Groves; Nadine M. (Winter Park, FL)
Title: Fishing rod caddy
Patent Number: 9,137,981

Inventors: Grube; Gary W. (Barrington Hills, IL), Markison; Timothy W. (Mesa, AZ)
Title: Adjusting a data storage address mapping in a maintenance free storage container
Patent Number: 9,141,458

Inventors: Gruchala; Carol (Naperville, IL)
Title: Method, system and article for providing a family telecommunication service using an originating dual-tone multi-frequency trigger
Patent Number: 8,023,632

Inventors: Grudin; Oleg (Montreal, CA), Landsberger; Leslie M. (Montreal, CA), Frolov; Gennadiy (Montreal, CA)
Title: Thermal pre-scanning of electric circuits using thermally-trimmable resistors
Patent Number: 8,022,717

Inventors: Grudowski; Paul A. (Austin, TX), Kolagunta; Venkat R. (Austin, TX), Shroff; Mehul D. (Austin, TX)
Title: Process of forming an electronic device including insulating layers having different strains
Patent Number: 8,021,957

Inventors: Guderzo; Gianfranco (Arzignano, IT)
Title: Positional transducer and motor driven gear changer for a bicycle
Patent Number: 7,276,899

Inventors: Guebre-Tsadik; Anteneh (Blaine, MN), Kalstabakken; Robert Martin (Brook Park, MN), Ricke; Joseph David (Arden Hills, MN), Bergerson; Dean Jerome (Brooklyn Park, MN)
Title: Interlock system for enclosures
Patent Number: 7,275,770

Inventors: Guerrini; Gian Luca (Cernusco sul Naviglio, IT), Grelaud; Jean-Pierre (Saint Martin la Garenne, FR)
Title: Paving with a pollution-abating activity and a photocatalytic mixture for its preparation
Patent Number: 9,139,960

Inventors: Guevel; Christophe (Massy, FR), Konno; Junya (Massy, FR)
Title: Method and foldable support assembly
Patent Number: 9,140,813

Inventors: Guo; Dechao (Fishkill, NY), Han; Shu-Jen (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Wong; Keith Kwong Hon (Wappingers Falls, NY), Yuan; Jun (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Method to fabricate a vertical transistor having an asymmetric gate with two conductive layers having different work functions
Patent Number: 9,142,660

Inventors: Gupta; Puneet (Santa Clara, CA), Kahng; Andrew (Del Mar, CA), Sharma; Puneet (La Jolla, CA), Muddu; Swamy (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Method and system for wafer topography-aware integrated circuit design analysis and optimization
Patent Number: 8,024,675

Inventors: Gupta; Rajarshi (Sunnyvale, CA), Wachter; Andreas Klaus (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for transmitting indoor context information
Patent Number: 9,143,899

Inventors: Haar; Hans-Peter (Wiesloch, DE), List; Hans (Hesseneck-Kailbach, DE)
Title: System, for monitoring the concentration of analytes in body fluids
Patent Number: 7,276,027

Inventors: Haber; Gadi (Nesher, IL), Levit-Gurevich; Konstantin Kostya (Kiryat Byalik, IL), Natanzon; Esfir (Haifa, IL), Ginzburg; Boris (Haifa, IL), Elhanan; Aya (Gan Yoshiya, IL), Bach; Moshe Maury (Haifa, IL), Breger; Igor (Haifa, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for performance efficient ISA virtualization using dynamic partial binary translation
Patent Number: 9,141,361

Inventors: Hachiya; Yoshiaki (Shiga, JP)
Title: Switching control device
Patent Number: 8,023,292

Inventors: Hada; Manabu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Data processing device, and control method of data processing device
Patent Number: 8,024,592

Inventors: Haddock; Richard M. (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Method for optically collecting numismatic data and associated algorithms for unique identification of coins
Patent Number: 8,023,121

Inventors: Hae; Takamitsu (Tokyo, JP), Morita; Ayumu (Tokyo, JP), Yabu; Masato (Tokyo, JP), Nakazawa; Akio (Tokyo, JP), Tsuchiya; Kenji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Actuator for contactor
Patent Number: 9,142,371

Inventors: Haeberlen; Oliver (Villach, AT), Krumrey; Joachim (Goedersdorf, AT), Hirler; Franz (Isen, DE), Rieger; Walter (Arnoldstein, AT)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,022,474

Inventors: Haedicke; Joachim (Baden-Baden, DE), Oberhomburg; Martin (Wetter, DE), Violain; Gildas (Ottrott, FR)
Title: Gas tap comprising an electromagnetic safety valve and magnetic insert for an electromagnetic safety valve
Patent Number: 9,140,451

Inventors: Hafizi; Madjid (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and system for a shared GM-stage between in-phase and quadrature channels
Patent Number: 8,023,591

Inventors: Hagen; Eric J. (Lafayette, IN), Halloran; Kevin (Somerset, NJ)
Title: Polymorphs of azabicyclohexane
Patent Number: 9,139,521

Inventors: Hagi; Masayuki (Minoh, JP), Mikuriya; Yoshihiro (Nishinomiya, JP), Yasunaga; Hideaki (Ibaraki, JP), Katoh; Hiroaki (Nagaokakyo, JP), Fuwa; Kazuoki (Toyonaka, JP), Sekiguchi; Yoshitaka (Nishinomiya, JP), Ogawa; Satoshi (Nara, JP), Inoue; Masahide (Numazu, JP)
Title: Toner, and oilless fixing method and process cartridge using the toner
Patent Number: 8,021,814

Inventors: Hagino; Kohichi (Kawanishi, JP)
Title: Oscillation circuit capable of having stable oscillation in wide temperature range
Patent Number: 7,276,984

Inventors: Hagiwara; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Providing device usage information through layout diagram
Patent Number: 8,024,654

Inventors: Hahn; Karlheinz Ulrich Gerhard (Luwigshafen, DE)
Title: Glassware corrosion inhibitor
Patent Number: 7,276,470

Inventors: Hai; Justin (San Diego, CA)
Title: Current monitor for indicating condition of attached electrical apparatus
Patent Number: 9,140,727

Inventors: Haimoff; Efraim (Mevasereth Zion, IL)
Title: Molded article with metal reinforcing and method for its manufacture
Patent Number: 8,021,589

Inventors: Halder; Amit (Ithaca, NY), Ogunwumi; Steven Bolaji (Painted Post, NY)
Title: Thermally integrated adsorption-desorption systems and methods
Patent Number: 9,138,676

Inventors: Hall; David R. (Provo, UT), Bartholomew; David (Provo, UT), Fox; Joe (Provo, UT)
Title: Downhole component with multiple transmission elements
Patent Number: 7,277,026

Inventors: Hall; Philip (Edinburgh, GB), Reid; Ian Allan Beattie (London, GB), Wilson; David Charles (Doune, GB)
Title: Process and apparatus for detecting a loss of reaction in a hydrocarbon conversion reaction
Patent Number: 7,276,639

Inventors: Hamada; Noboru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method
Patent Number: 8,023,128

Inventors: Hammerschmidt; Albert (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Bipolar plate and fuel cell comprising such a bipolar plate
Patent Number: 8,021,797

Inventors: Han; Heung-soo (Cheonan-Si, KR)
Title: Resistor for controlling a fan motor rotating speed for use in an air conditioner
Patent Number: 7,277,289

Inventors: Han; Jang (Lafayette, CA), Seo; Mi-Young (Berkeley, CA), Houghton; Michael (Danville, CA)
Title: Modified small interfering RNA molecules and methods of use
Patent Number: 9,139,833

Inventors: Han; Jisheng (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Rong (Beijing, CN), Han; Songping (Beijing, CN), Jia; Meixiang (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Jishui (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Xiuting (Zhouozhou, CN)
Title: Method for the treatment of autism
Patent Number: 9,138,581

Inventors: Han; Jung Hoon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Vertical handover method for overlay communication system
Patent Number: 8,023,948

Inventors: Han; Min-Gyu (Seoul, KR)
Title: Instant log-in method for authentificating a user and settling bills by using two different communication channels and a system thereof
Patent Number: 8,024,567

Inventors: Hanada; Toshihiro (Nobeoka, JP)
Title: Spiral type fluid mixer and apparatus using spiral type fluid mixer
Patent Number: 9,138,697

Inventors: Hanai; Takahiro (Osaka, JP), Shiraishi; Kenichi (Osaka, JP), Iwaki; Nobuhiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Charged particle emission device and air-blowing device
Patent Number: 9,140,462

Inventors: Handa; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP), Nakanishi; Akira (Yokohama, JP), Kawano; Masaaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Viral particle-like structure in physiological conditions, and method of forming it
Patent Number: 9,139,816

Inventors: Hanna; Keith J. (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Ensuring the provenance of passengers at a transportation facility
Patent Number: 9,142,070

Inventors: Hanna; Ronald J. (Mancelona, MI), Remesz; Adam W. (Clinton Township, MI)
Title: Release mechanism for a parking brake clutch
Patent Number: 9,139,169

Inventors: Hansen; Birthe Lykkegaard (Vaerlose, DK), Jensen; Michael Bech (Allerod, DK), Kornfelt; Troels (Virum, DK)
Title: Liquid composition of factor VII polypeptides
Patent Number: 8,022,031

Inventors: Hansen; Peter (Cypress, TX)
Title: Determining power requirements by requesting auxiliary powered memory for server's each onboard component's need
Patent Number: 8,024,586

Inventors: Hansson; Per (Gavle, SE)
Title: Hole-making tool
Patent Number: 9,138,813

Inventors: Hantschel; Thomas (Menlo Park, CA), Fork; David K. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: `All in one` spring process for cost-effective spring manufacturing and spring self-alignment
Patent Number: 8,021,167

Inventors: Hao; Ming C. (Palo Alto, CA), Dayal; Umeshwar (Saratoga, CA), Keim; Daniel A. (Stasslingen, DE), Morent; Dominik (Constance, DE)
Title: Generating a visualization to show mining results produced from selected data items and attribute(s) in a selected focus area and other portions of a data set
Patent Number: 8,022,952

Inventors: Harima; Hidenori (Saitama, JP)
Title: Bonding type crystal controlled oscillator
Patent Number: 9,143,114

Inventors: Harris; Vincent (Sharon, MA), Geiler; Anton (Auburndale, MA), Vittoria; Carmine (Charlestown, MA)
Title: Voltage tuning of microwave magnetic devices using magnetoelectric transducers
Patent Number: 9,142,870

Inventors: Harrison; Barry J. (Davisburg, MI), Kalley; Terrence D. (Troy, MI), Burke; John (New Baltimore, MI), Brass; Daniel W. (Berea, OH), Johnson; Ronald Fred (Metamore, MI)
Title: Safety wire plier
Patent Number: 9,138,800

Inventors: Hart; James M. (Belleville, MI), Phillips; Andrew W. (Rochester, MI), Carey; Clinton E. (Highland, MI), Wittkopp; Scott H. (Ypsilanti, MI)
Title: Multi-speed transmission having three planetary gear sets
Patent Number: 8,021,263

Inventors: Hartley; John B. (North Fitzroy, AU), Yu; Jessie (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: System and method for routing calls
Patent Number: 9,143,611

Inventors: Hartman; Philip Thomas (Goodlettsville, TN)
Title: Database usage trends based on database lock requests
Patent Number: 9,141,965

Inventors: Haruna; Fumio (Yokohama, JP), Shimizu; Masaru (Kamakaura, JP), Kitou; Kouji (Hiratsuka, JP), Nakamura; Tetsunosuke (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Discharge lamp lighting device and projection type image display apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 7,276,864

Inventors: Harvey; Douglas (Sunnyvale, CA), Kaneshiro; Ronald (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Packaged LED device with castellations
Patent Number: 9,142,745

Inventors: Hase; Masatoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: RF power amplifier and operating method thereof
Patent Number: 9,143,097

Inventors: Hashimoto; Koji (Kawasaki, JP), Kurita; Takayoshi (Mishima, JP), Kikuchi; Koji (Hachiouji, JP), Chiba; Tsuguto (Yokohama, JP), Gomi; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 9,141,941

Inventors: Hassan; Abbas (Sugar Land, TX), Bagherzadeh; Ebrahim (Sugar Land, TX), Anthony; Rayford G. (College Station, TX), Borsinger; Gregory (Chatham, NJ), Hassan; Aziz (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: System and process for production of polyethylene and polypropylene
Patent Number: 8,022,153

Inventors: Hasse; Margaret Henderson (Wyoming, OH), Gilbert; Steven Ray (Fairfield, OH), Trout; James Earl (Broadview Heights, OH), Schaefer; Jared John (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Tampon with clean appearance post use
Patent Number: 9,138,355

Inventors: Hattori; Reiji (Meihamamachi, Nishi-ku, Fukuoka-shi, Fukuoka 819-0004, JP)
Title: Driving device, display apparatus using the same, and driving method therefor
Patent Number: 7,277,073

Inventors: Hattori; Yoshio (Kawasaki, JP), Yoshida; Keiichi (Kawasaki, JP), Uenishi; Hiroyuki (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Development device, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,855

Inventors: Hauck; Helmut (Euerbach, DE), Ribault; Patrice (Vouvray, FR), Bussit; Sylvain (Monnaie, FR)
Title: Device for braking and/or blocking a shaft of a vehicle transmission and method for manufacturing such a device
Patent Number: 9,140,320

Inventors: Hauser; Raymond (Sullivan, IL), Holder; Lonnie E. (Sullivan, IL)
Title: Bypass for a hydraulic device
Patent Number: 7,275,371

Inventors: Hayashi; Genki (Kariya, JP), Bannno; Nobutoshi (Kariya, JP), Inukai; Hitoshi (Kariya, JP), Goto; Naoki (Kariya, JP)
Title: Swash plate type compressor
Patent Number: 9,140,249

Inventors: Hayashi; Kotaro (Mishima, JP), Nagao; Satoshi (Gotenba, JP), Suzuki; Hideaki (Susono, JP)
Title: Exhaust purifying catalyst
Patent Number: 9,138,736

Inventors: Hayashi; Kouji (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Pedal support structure for vehicle
Patent Number: 7,275,614

Inventors: Hayashi; Yoshikazu (Ibaraki, JP), Konishi; Takaaki (Ibaraki, JP), Hasegawa; Teruaki (Nagaokakyo, JP)
Title: Carrier recovery apparatus
Patent Number: 7,277,502

Inventors: Hayashi; Yoshinori (Yokohama, JP), Kawamura; Masao (Yokohama, JP), Mori; Hideki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Surface inspection apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,111

Inventors: Hayashi; Yujiro (Tokyo, JP), Ishikawa; Hayato (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Process for producing oseltamivir phosphate and intermediate compound
Patent Number: 9,139,514

Inventors: Hayashi; Yutaka (Tsukuba, JP), Nagamune; Yasushi (Tsukuba, JP), Ota; Toshitaka (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Photoelectric conversion cell and array, reset circuit and electrical signal sense control circuit therefor
Patent Number: 9,142,579

Inventors: Hayashida; Atsushi (Kariya, JP), Soube; Eiji (Kariya, JP)
Title: Navigation apparatus, method and program for vehicle
Patent Number: 8,024,115

Inventors: Heaton; Andrew (Alexandria, AU), Husband; Alan James (Pyrmont, AU)
Title: Substituted chroman derivatives, medicaments and use in therapy
Patent Number: 9,138,478

Inventors: Heer; Manfred (Landkern, DE), Potts; Michael (Wismar, DE)
Title: Bevel gear for a bevel-gear transmission
Patent Number: 9,140,351

Inventors: Heese; Gerd-Ulfert (Munich, DE), Junger; Herbert (Dachau, DE), Laicher; Arnim (Sauerlach, DE), Lorck; Claudio (Munich, DE), Profitlich; Thomas (Munich, DE), Weiss; Gerd (Munich, DE)
Title: Stable drug form for oral administration with benzimidazole derivatives as active ingredient and process for the preparation thereof
Patent Number: 7,276,253

Inventors: Hegge; Stephan (Minato, JP)
Title: Data distribution control device, data distribution system, and method of controlling data distribution
Patent Number: 9,144,057

Inventors: Hehle; Marc (Constance, DE), Sudmanns; Hans (Friedrichshafen, DE)
Title: Encapsulated exhaust gas aftertreatment unit
Patent Number: 9,140,160

Inventors: Heidelbaugh; Todd M. (Fountain Valley, CA), Chow; Ken (Newport Coast, CA), Nguyen; Phong (Placentia, CA), Gil; Daniel (Corona Del Mar, CA), Donello; John E. (Dana Point, CA)
Title: 4-(substituted cycloalkylmethyl) imidazole-2-thiones, 4-(substituted cycloalkenylmethyl) imidazole-2-thiones, 4-(substituted cycloalkylmethyl) imidazol-2-ones, 4-(substituted cycloalkenylmethyl) imidazol-2-ones and related compounds
Patent Number: 7,276,522

Inventors: Heinloth; Markus (Postbauer-Heng, DE)
Title: Cutting insert
Patent Number: 7,275,895

Inventors: Henderson; Douglas P. (Hartselle, AL)
Title: Wire cooling water trough
Patent Number: 8,021,137

Inventors: Henderson; Russell (Havana, IL)
Title: Piston pump with cam actuated valves
Patent Number: 9,140,244

Inventors: Henry; Jean-Baptiste (Melesse, FR), Perrot; Sebastien (Rennes, FR)
Title: Method for managing resources of a link in a communication network
Patent Number: 7,277,456

Inventors: Hergt; Alexander (Bonn, DE), Meyer; Robert (Dallgow, DE), Baier; Ralf-Dietmar (Munich, DE)
Title: Turbomachine with axial compression or expansion
Patent Number: 9,140,129

Inventors: Hermsen; Petrus Johannes (Echt, NL), Ermann; Peter Hans (Echt, NL), Riebel; Peter Hans (Echt, NL), Wolberg; Michael (Echt, NL), De Vries; Andreas Hendrikus Maria (Echt, NL)
Title: Synthesis of R-biphenylalaninol
Patent Number: 9,139,515

Inventors: Herzlinger; Regina E. (Belmont, MA)
Title: One-stop shopping system and method
Patent Number: 8,024,352

Inventors: Heuer; Jorg (Munchen, DE), Hutter; Andreas (Muchen, DE), Niedermeier; Ulrich (Munchen, DE)
Title: System and method for the improved encoding/decoding of binary representations of structured, documents
Patent Number: 8,024,366

Inventors: Hidaka; Aoi (Mie-ken, JP), Nakai; Tsukasa (Mie-ken, JP)
Title: Superlattice phase change memory device
Patent Number: 9,142,771

Inventors: Hietala; Alexander Wayne (Phoenix, AZ), Ngo; Christopher Truong (Chandler, AZ)
Title: System and method for transitioning between modulation formats in adjacent bursts triggering on data flow
Patent Number: 7,277,497

Inventors: Higgins; Brian S. (Raleigh, NC), Moberg; Goran (Gothenburg, SE)
Title: Combustion furnace humidification devices, systems and methods
Patent Number: 8,021,635

Inventors: Highgate; Donald James (Surrey, GB)
Title: Composite membranes having a hydrophilic material and a conductive material susceptible to dehydration and their use in electrochemical cells
Patent Number: 9,142,851

Inventors: Hiles; Michael C. (Lafayette, IN), Patel; Umesh H. (West Lafayette, IN)
Title: Dried collagenous biomaterial medical device
Patent Number: 9,138,444

Inventors: Hill; Michael (Cologne, DE), Krause; Werner (Huerth, DE), Sicken; Martin (Cologne, DE)
Title: Method for producing dialkylphosphinic acids and esters and salts thereof by means of allyl alcohols-acroleins and use thereof
Patent Number: 9,139,714

Inventors: Hillsamer; Tim (Mesa, AZ), MacGregor; Kenneth R. (Mesa, AZ), Zimmerle, Jr.; Andrew Richard (Mesa, AZ)
Title: Jack apparatus
Patent Number: 7,275,713

Inventors: Hinckley; Kenneth P. (Seattle, WA), Bathiche; Steven N. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Accelerated data navigation
Patent Number: 7,277,084

Inventors: Hipwell, Jr.; Roger L. (Eden Prairie, MN), Bartholomew; Kyle M. (St. Louis Park, MN), Stover; Lance E. (Eden Prairie, MN), Bonin; Wayne A. (North Oaks, MN), Thurn; Jeremy A. (Osseo, MN), Boutaghou; Zine-Eddine (North Oaks, MN)
Title: Transducer-level microactuator for a magnetic recording system
Patent Number: 7,277,257

Inventors: Hiraguchi; Hiroki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,024,300

Inventors: Hirai; Mitsuharu (Kyoto, JP), Majima; Satoshi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Probes for detecting obesity gene
Patent Number: 8,021,845

Inventors: Hiramoto; Shinya (Kawasaki, JP), Ajima; Yuichiro (Kawasaki, JP), Inoue; Tomohiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, parallel computer system, and control method of parallel computer system
Patent Number: 9,143,436

Inventors: Hirano; Toshiki (San Jose, CA), Huang; Fu-Ying (San Jose, CA), Semba; Tetsuo (San Jose, CA), White; Matthew T. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Dual-stage actuator disk drive with optimal location of the movable portion of the secondary actuator
Patent Number: 7,277,258

Inventors: Hirasawa; Satoru (Kawasaki, JP), Sasaki; Yoshimi (Kawasaki, JP), Takahashi; Takenari (Kawasaki, JP), Ohtsuka; Takayuki (Kawasaki, JP), Inoue; Toshifumi (Kawasaki, JP), Fukuda; Kenji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Communication apparatus for transmitting data through a plurality of data-paths
Patent Number: 9,143,426

Inventors: Hirata; Katsuya (Ibaraki, JP), Akbay; Taner (Ibaraki, JP), Miyazawa; Takashi (Ibaraki, JP), Murakami; Naoya (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Fuel cell with cross-shaped reformer
Patent Number: 8,021,794

Inventors: Hirler; Franz (Isen, DE), Meiser; Andreas Peter (Sauerlach, DE)
Title: Semiconductor component with a semiconductor via
Patent Number: 9,142,665

Inventors: Hirsh; Jane C. (Wellesley, MA), Rariy; Roman V. (Allston, MA), Chungi; Shubha (Chestnut Hill, MA), Rao; Srinivas G. (Encinitas, CA), Heffernan; Michael T. (Hingham, MA)
Title: Modified release compositions of milnacipran
Patent Number: 8,021,687

Inventors: Hisatomi; Tatsuya (Yokohama, JP), Ohata; Hideo (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Performance management system, information processing system, and information collecting method in performance management system
Patent Number: 8,024,460

Inventors: Ho; Chi Fai (Union City, CA), Tong; Peter P. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Computer-aided learning system and method
Patent Number: 9,141,827

Inventors: Ho; Herbert L. (New Windsor, NY), Iyer; Subramanian S. (Mount Kisco, NY), Ramachandran; Vidhya (Ossining, NY)
Title: Trench metal-insulator-metal (MIM) capacitors integrated with middle-of-line metal contacts, and method of fabricating same
Patent Number: 7,276,751

Inventors: Hoang; Tim Tri (San Jose, CA), Shumarayev; Sergey Yuryevich (San Leandro, CA)
Title: Modular interconnect circuitry for multi-channel transceiver clock signals
Patent Number: 7,276,937

Inventors: Hoang; Tim Tri (San Jose, CA), Shumarayev; Sergey Yuryevich (San Leandro, CA), Kim; In Whan (Newark, CA), Tran; Thungoc (San Jose, CA)
Title: Clock circuitry for programmable logic devices
Patent Number: 7,276,936

Inventors: Hobbs; Raymond (Avondale, AZ)
Title: Hydrogen handling or dispensing system
Patent Number: 7,275,569

Inventors: Hodges; Frank J. (Yorba Linda, CA), Anca; Sergio (Garden Grove, CA)
Title: Tire with extended flange seat
Patent Number: 7,275,575

Inventors: Hoenes; Joachim (Zwingenberg, DE), Kraemer; Uwe (Ilvesheim, DE)
Title: Flexible lancet
Patent Number: 9,138,179

Inventors: Hoesl; Erwin (Hundsheim, AT), Wurm; Christoph (Mannswoerth, AT), Jahnel; Gernot (Katzelsdorf, AT), Wuerthner; Hubert (Hainburg, AT), Ollinger; Franz (Hundsheim, AT), Himmetsberger; Alois (Vienna, AT)
Title: Arrangement for longitudinal adjustment of two binding jaws of a ski binding
Patent Number: 7,275,757

Inventors: Hofstetter; Robert (Bern, CH), Guggenheim; Nicolas (Aesch, CH), Scherrer; Jose L. (Oensingen, CH)
Title: System and method for preparing an image corrected for the presence of a gravity induced distortion
Patent Number: 7,277,594

Inventors: Hohn; Klaus (Taufkirchen, DE), Debray; Alexandra (Regensburg, DE), Schlotter; Peter (Freiburg, DE), Schmidt; Ralf (Vorstetten, DE), Schneider; Jurgen (Kirchzarten, DE)
Title: Wavelength-converting casting composition and white light-emitting semiconductor component
Patent Number: 7,276,736

Inventors: Holl; Konrad (Aalen-Dewangen, DE), Joas; Alfons (Tannhausen, DE), Wagner; Horst (Rosenberg, DE), Akca; Kemal (Ellwangen, DE), Perner; Arno (Ellwangen, DE), Ilic; Dejan (Ellwangen, DE)
Title: Electrochemical element in the form of a button cell, and a method for producing an electrochemical element
Patent Number: 7,276,092

Inventors: Holmberg; Larry (Gully, MN)
Title: Camera for mounting
Patent Number: 9,143,663

Inventors: Holmgren; Stephen L (Little Silver, NJ), Kinsky; David (High Bridge, NJ), Medamana; John Babu (Colts Neck, NJ), Szela; Mateusz W. (Hillsborough, NJ)
Title: Ethernet-to-ATM interworking that conserves VLAN assignments
Patent Number: 7,277,442

Inventors: Homan; Akinori (Toyota, JP)
Title: Transmitting torque limiting apparatus for vehicle
Patent Number: 8,021,260

Inventors: Honda; Kazuki (Mie, JP), Fukuyama; Takanori (Mie, JP), Sano; Koji (Mie, JP), Yano; Hiroshi (Mie, JP), Shimokawatoko; Takeshi (Mie, JP), Yamasaki; Kazuya (Osaka, JP), Kubo; Kazutaka (Mie, JP), Sumiyama; Masahide (Mie, JP)
Title: Electroacoustic transducer and electronic device using the same
Patent Number: 8,023,685

Inventors: Hong; Jintae (Yongin-si, KR), Ryu; Jaeuk (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Core pack manufacturing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,142,822

Inventors: Hong; Tao (Farmington Hills, MI)
Title: Centrifugal fan assembly
Patent Number: 9,140,270

Inventors: Hongo; Jo-Anne (South San Francisco, CA), Li; Yanhong (South San Francisco, CA), Liu; Luna (South San Francisco, CA), Lowe; John (South San Francisco, CA), Maia; Mauricio (South San Francisco, CA), Vij; Rajesh (South San Francisco, CA), Wong; Terence (South San Francisco, CA), Xu; Keyang (South San Francisco, CA)
Title: Idiotypic antibodies and uses thereof
Patent Number: 9,139,659

Inventors: Hongo; Kazuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Tetsu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical near-field generating device, optical near-field generating method and information recording and reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,365

Inventors: Hook; Terence B. (Jericho, VT)
Title: Pseudo butted junction structure for back plane connection
Patent Number: 9,142,564

Inventors: Hool; Vincent (Fremont, CA), Xie; John Yuanlin (Fremont, CA)
Title: Method of designing a module-based flip chip substrate design
Patent Number: 7,276,399

Inventors: Hoppe; Friedemann (Klein Kussewitz, DE)
Title: Runway for aircraft and roadway for vehicles and method of renewing a runway or roadway
Patent Number: 8,021,076

Inventors: Hoppe; Thomas (Altdorf, DE)
Title: Electrical machine with nonuniform pole teeth
Patent Number: 8,022,587

Inventors: Horisaki; Makoto (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Position gain calibration in disk drives
Patent Number: 8,023,221

Inventors: Horiuchi; Nobuhiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus having transfer bias applying section and image forming method having the same for transferring toner image
Patent Number: 8,023,874

Inventors: Hoshino; Hidetaka (Nukata-gun, JP)
Title: Fundus camera
Patent Number: 7,275,824

Inventors: Hoshino; Keisuke (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Library apparatus and cartridge therefor
Patent Number: 7,277,247

Inventors: Hou; Fan Fan (Guangzhou, CN), Cheng; Yongxian (Kunming, CN), Nie; Jing (Guangzhou, CN), Al; Jun (Guangzhou, CN), He; Jiangbo (Kunming, CN)
Title: Use of an urushiol compound in preparation of pharmaceutical compositions for inhibiting Smad3 phosphorylation
Patent Number: 9,139,502

Inventors: Hsiao; Hsi-Lien (Taichung, TW)
Title: Semiconductor nano layer structure and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 9,142,410

Inventors: Hsieh; Tse-Wei (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Noise suppression device
Patent Number: 9,144,184

Inventors: Hsiun; Vivian (Yorba Linda, CA), MacInnis; Alexander G. (Los Altos, CA), Xic; Xiaodong (Fremont, CA), Zhong; Sheng (Fremont, CA)
Title: Inverse discrete cosine transform supporting multiple decoding processes
Patent Number: 8,024,389

Inventors: Hsu; Hung-I (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Pipeline fastener
Patent Number: 9,140,288

Inventors: Hsu; Louis L. (Fishkill, NY), Selander; Karl D. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Sorna; Michael A. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Storaska; Daniel W. (Walden, NY)
Title: Structure for apparatus for reduced loading of signal transmission elements
Patent Number: 8,024,679

Inventors: Hsu; Pei-Cheng (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Automatic floor cleaner
Patent Number: 9,138,120

Inventors: Hu; Chau-Jin (New Taipei, TW), Dai; Feng-Yuen (New Taipei, TW), Chen; Po-Chou (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Lens, LED light source unit having the lens and LED light source module incorporating the unit
Patent Number: 9,140,827

Inventors: Hu; Jun (San Diego, CA), Ghosh; Donna (San Diego, CA), Attar; Rashid Ahmed Akbar (San Diego, CA), Sun; Jing (San Diego, CA), Ang; Peter P. (San Diego, CA), Garach; Ravindra Mahendrakumar (San Diego, CA)
Title: Communicating physical layer wireless parameters over an application programming interface
Patent Number: 9,143,921

Inventors: Huang; Chi-Ying F. (Taipei, TW), Yeh; Chi-Tai (Taipei, TW), Wu; Chun-Hung (Taipei, TW), Liu; Yu-Wen (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method of using antimycin A to downregulate Wnt/b-catenin pathway to treat gefitinib resistant cancer
Patent Number: 9,138,422

Inventors: Huang; Jen-Sheng (San Diego, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for performing attach procedure in mobile communication system
Patent Number: 8,023,944

Inventors: Huang; Shu-Fang (Changhua County, TW)
Title: Needleless injection structure
Patent Number: 8,021,354

Inventors: Huang; Weilan (Beijing, CN), Hu; Yang (Beijing, CN), Mao; Jie (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method, apparatus and system for optimizing inter-cell interference coordination
Patent Number: 9,143,959

Inventors: Huang; Wu-Song (Brewster, NY), Kwong; Ranee Wai-Ling (Wappingers Falls, NY), Varanasi; Pushkara R. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Photoresist compositions and methods related to near field masks
Patent Number: 8,021,828

Inventors: Huard; Vincent (Le Versoud, FR)
Title: Digital electronic device and method of altering clock delays in a digital electronic device
Patent Number: 8,022,741

Inventors: Huber; Mark J. (Burbank, CA), Redmann; William Gibbens (Glendale, CA), Harmsen; Jed (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Method and system for differential distortion correction for three-dimensional (3D) projection
Patent Number: 9,143,748

Inventors: Huckaby; Jennifer Faye (Raleigh, NC), Alexander; George William (Durham, NC), Baker; Steven Michael (Morrisville, NC), Ma; David SuitWai (Cary, NC)
Title: Implementation of a fusing scheme to allow internal voltage trimming
Patent Number: 7,277,350

Inventors: Hughes; Graham (Cambridge, GB), Udaiyan; Darren (Cambridge, GB)
Title: System, method, and computer program product for distributed testing of program code
Patent Number: 8,024,705

Inventors: Huissoon; Leendert Wilhelmus Cornelis (Kruiningen, NL)
Title: Mobile apparatus
Patent Number: 9,139,980

Inventors: Hukill; Gregory (Clinton, MI), Phillips; Andrew W. (Saline, MI), Wittkopp; Scott H. (Ypsilanti, MI), Carey; Clinton E. (Monroe, MI), Hart; James M. (Belleville, MI)
Title: Multi-speed transmission
Patent Number: 8,021,266

Inventors: Hukki; Ari M. (Boynton Beach, FL)
Title: Screen clamp
Patent Number: 8,021,546

Inventors: Hukki; Ari M. (Boynton Beach, FL)
Title: Screen clamp
Patent Number: 8,021,547

Inventors: Humele; Heinz (Thalmassing, DE), Senn; Konrad (Regensburg, DE)
Title: Method and plant for the manufacture of container preforms
Patent Number: 9,138,916

Inventors: Humphrey; Brett (Redmond, WA), Toll; Rod (Sammamish, WA), Evans; C. Shane (Duvall, WA), Johnston; G. Andrew (Mercer Island, WA)
Title: Distributed session listing and content discovery
Patent Number: 8,024,467

Inventors: Hung; Szepo Robert (Carlsbad, CA), Li; Jingqiang (San Diego, CA), Li; Hsiang-Tsun (San Diego, CA), Zhong; Xin (San Diego, CA)
Title: Surface mesh matching for lens roll-off correction
Patent Number: 8,023,758

Inventors: Hung; Tse-Lun (Taipei, TW), Huang; Jung-Shou (Taichung County, TW), Chen; Chang-Hsin (Taichung County, TW)
Title: Capacitive touch system and data transmission method in a capacitive touch system
Patent Number: 8,022,940

Inventors: Hungar; Hardi (Wardenburg, DE), Steffen; Bernhard (Dortmund, DE), Margaria-Steffen; Tiziana (Dortmund, DE)
Title: Methods for generating selection structures, for making selections according to selection structures and for creating selection descriptions
Patent Number: 9,141,708

Inventors: Hupfield; Peter Cheshire (Trevaughan, GB), Masutani; Tetsuya (Osaka, JP), Minami; Shinichi (Osaka, JP), Yamamoto; Ikuo (Osaka, JP)
Title: Greaseproof paper
Patent Number: 8,022,156

Inventors: Hutchins; Richard D. (Sugar Land, TX), Ayoub; Joseph A. (Katy, TX), Mirakyan; Andrey (Katy, TX), Parris; Michael D. (Richmond, TX), Mason; Stephen D. (Katy, TX), Hoefer; Ann M. W. (Houston, TX)
Title: Method of treating a subterranean formation with combined breaker and fluid loss additive
Patent Number: 9,139,759

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Livermore, CA), Ishikawa; Muriel Y (Livermore, CA), Jung; Edward K. Y. (Bellevue, WA), Myhrvold; Nathan P. (Medina, WA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Bellevue, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Livermore, CA)
Title: Multi-stage waveform detector
Patent Number: 8,022,370

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Jung; Edward K. Y. (Bellevue, WA), Myhrvold; Nathan P. (Medina, WA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Bellevue, WA), Gates; William (Redmond, WA), Whitmer; Charles (North Bend, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Temperature-stabilized medicinal storage systems
Patent Number: 9,138,295

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Kare; Jordin T. (Seattle, WA), Myhrvold; Nathan P. (Bellevue, WA), Tuckerman; David B. (Lafayette, CA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Phase-change cooling of subterranean power lines
Patent Number: 9,140,499

Inventors: Iannelli; John (San Marino, CA)
Title: Externally modulated laser optical transmission system with feed forward noise cancellation
Patent Number: 8,023,830

Inventors: Ichikawa; Yuichi (Tokyo, JP), Ogata; Akiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Operating device
Patent Number: 8,023,240

Inventors: Ichimasa; Shoji (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Electrooptical display apparatus that performs voltage sampling outside of a noise settling period, and electronic device
Patent Number: 9,142,177

Inventors: Ide; Masafumi (Saitama, JP), Komiyama; Takeo (Tokyo, JP), Yoda; Kaoru (Nagano, JP)
Title: Laser light source device and method for manufacturing laser light source device
Patent Number: 9,142,936

Inventors: Ierfone; Frank Anthony (Victoria, AU)
Title: Sound emitting handgrip for a tubular handlebar
Patent Number: 9,139,244

Inventors: Ihm; Bin-Chul (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Yuk; Young-soo (Seoul, KR), Oh; Min-Seok (Seoul, KR)
Title: Signal transmission method of closed-loop MIMO system
Patent Number: 8,023,582

Inventors: Iijima; Chiyoaki (Ina, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal apparatus, color filter substrate, and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,077

Inventors: Ikeda; Hitoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus with display apparatus, and display control method for display apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,031

Inventors: Ikeda; Masayuki (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Positioning system
Patent Number: 7,277,050

Inventors: Ikenaga; Naofumi (Tokyo, JP), Kudo; Takaaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Connector establishing a stable connection between a contact of the connector and a connection object
Patent Number: 7,275,954

Inventors: Imafuku; Shigeru (Nagano, JP), Nagahara; Mikio (Nagano, JP), Mizuochi; Shunichi (Nagano, JP), Hayashi; Akifumi (Nagano, JP), Kurata; Tomoyuki (Nagano, JP)
Title: Terminal device, positioning method, and recording medium
Patent Number: 8,022,865

Inventors: Imai; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kuroda; Ken (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and information processing method
Patent Number: 8,024,307

Inventors: Imamura; Kenji (Kosai, JP)
Title: Vehicle steering system
Patent Number: 8,024,090

Inventors: Inakura; Keita (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Moving picture recording apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,803

Inventors: Inoue; Masahiro (Yokosuka, JP), Okajima; Ichiro (Yokohama, JP), Umeda; Narumi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Mobile terminal, control apparatus, home agent and packet communications method
Patent Number: 8,023,493

Inventors: Inoue; Ryo (Toride, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus with a control unit that controls a charging bias voltage
Patent Number: 8,023,845

Inventors: Inukai; Teruyuki (Matsumoto, JP), Tanjo; Toru (Shiojiri, JP), Sasaki; Tsutomu (Matsumoto, JP), Ikuma; Ken (Suwa, JP)
Title: Density measuring device, liquid developer storing apparatus, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,848

Inventors: Ishida; Kiyohito (Sendai, JP), Yamauchi; Kiyoshi (Sendai, JP), Kainuma; Ryosuke (Natori, JP), Sutou; Yuji (Sendai, JP), Omori; Toshihiro (Sendai, JP)
Title: Functional member from co-based alloy and process for producing the same
Patent Number: 8,021,499

Inventors: Ishii; Nobutake (hino, JP)
Title: Information display device
Patent Number: 8,024,814

Inventors: Ishii; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Taniguchi; Masato (Kanagawa, JP), Ueda; Tetsuo (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshida; Noboru (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Data reliability improvement at low temperature
Patent Number: 7,277,251

Inventors: Ishikawa; Hisashi (Urayasu, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for processing data
Patent Number: 8,022,957

Inventors: Ishikawa; Junji (Moriya, JP)
Title: Fixing controller and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,841

Inventors: Ishikawa; Masanori (Kokubunji, JP), Sasaki; Naoya (Tomobe, JP), Nagumo; Katsumi (Tokyo, JP), Morishima; Shigenori (Fujisawa, JP), Naka; Hiroshi (Komoro, JP)
Title: Analyzing apparatus and fine particle collecting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,275,453

Inventors: Ishikawa; Ryoji (Kanagawa, JP), Kobayakawa; Osamu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: LSI design method
Patent Number: 9,141,739

Inventors: Ishisaka; Mitsunori (Namerikawa, JP)
Title: Substrate stage of substrate processing apparatus and substrate processing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,142,435

Inventors: Ismail; Mohamed Rafiq (Bristol, GB)
Title: Wireless communications system
Patent Number: 8,024,635

Inventors: Isokangas; Jari (Tampere, FI)
Title: Connection reservation in a communication interface
Patent Number: 8,023,456

Inventors: Isomura; Akihiko (Kawasaki, JP), Rasmussen; Jens (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical transmitter
Patent Number: 7,277,608

Inventors: Ito; Atsuo (Gunma, JP), Akiyama; Shoji (Gunma, JP), Kawai; Makoto (Gunma, JP), Tanaka; Koichi (Gunma, JP), Tobisaka; Yuuji (Gunma, JP), Kubota; Yoshihiro (Gunma, JP)
Title: Method for producing single crystal silicon solar cell and single crystal silicon solar cell
Patent Number: 8,021,910

Inventors: Ito; Katsuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Yamamura; Akihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Developing apparatus and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,865

Inventors: Ito; Masamitsu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Mask pattern dimensional inspection apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,023,723

Inventors: Ito; Tadayuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Data processing apparatus, data processing method, and storage medium for storing image data
Patent Number: 9,142,006

Inventors: Itou; Hiroki (Maebashi, JP), Horikawa; Hajime (Maebashi, JP)
Title: Price information presentation system, price information presentation control device, price information presentation method, and computer-readable storage medium recording price information presentation control program thereon
Patent Number: 7,275,688

Inventors: Ivan; William T. (Shelby Township, MI), Namuduri; Chandra S. (Troy, MI)
Title: Methods for common mode voltage-based AC fault detection, verification and/or identification
Patent Number: 8,022,710

Inventors: Iwakawa; Yasuko (Ibaraki, JP), Nakano; Shusaku (Ibaraki, JP), Matsuda; Shoichi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Optical laminate, polarizing plate, image display, and process for producing an optical laminate
Patent Number: 8,021,572

Inventors: Iwasaki; Norihisa (Hitachinaka, JP), Enomoto; Yuji (Hitachi, JP), Nakatsugawa; Junnosuke (Hitachi, JP), Kitamura; Masashi (Mito, JP), Kobayashi; Kinya (Hitachi, JP), Matsumoto; Hironori (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Magnetic gear mechanism including a plurality of rotors or stators
Patent Number: 9,143,025

Inventors: Izawa; Katsutoshi (Saitama, JP), Nakamura; Tomokazu (Saitama, JP)
Title: Image processing device, image processing method and storage medium
Patent Number: 9,143,764

Inventors: Izu; Noriya (Aichi, JP), Uchida; Toshio (Aichi, JP), Matsubara; Ichiro (Aichi, JP), Itoh; Toshio (Aichi, JP), Shin; Woosuck (Aichi, JP), Nishibori; Maiko (Aichi, JP)
Title: Aggregate of spherical core-shell cerium oxide/polymer hybrid nanoparticles and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 9,139,745

Inventors: Jachalsky; Jorn (Hannover, DE), Schlosser; Markus (Hannover, DE), Gandolph; Dirk (Ronnenberg, DE)
Title: Confidence map, method for generating the same and method for refining a disparity map
Patent Number: 9,142,026

Inventors: Jacobi; Jennifer A. (Seattle, WA), Benson; Eric A. (Seattle, WA), Linden; Gregory D. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Computer processes for identifying related items and generating personalized item recommendations
Patent Number: 8,024,222

Inventors: Jain; Kuldeep (Pune, IN), Lal; Sohan (Hanumangarh Jn., IN), Lohar; Mrunal S. (Pune, IN), Malviya; Rajanikant (Pune, IN)
Title: Effective arrangement of data elements
Patent Number: 9,142,046

Inventors: Jain; Kuldeep (Pune, IN), Lal; Sohan (Hanumangarth Jn., IN), Lohar; Mrunal S. (Pune, IN), Malviya; Rajanikant (Pune, IN)
Title: Effective arrangement of data elements
Patent Number: 9,142,050

Inventors: Jain; Sunil K. (Portand, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for adaptive stable image timing in stereoscopic 3D systems
Patent Number: 9,143,767

Inventors: Jakubowski; Mariusz H. (Bellevue, WA), Venkatesan; Ramarathnam (Redmond, WA)
Title: Method and system for using a portion of a digital good as a substitution box
Patent Number: 7,277,541

Inventors: Jalloul; Louay (San Jose, CA), Mansour; Mohammad (Beirut, LB), Alex; Sam (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Efficient tree-based MIMO OFDM detection
Patent Number: 9,143,376

Inventors: Jannard; James (Eastsound, WA), Reyes; Carlos (Rancho Santa Margarita, CA), Baden; Colin (Irvine, CA), Bruns; Sumner Lane (Annapolis, MD)
Title: Wireless interactive headset
Patent Number: 8,020,989

Inventors: Jarrard; Craig Allen (Middlebury, IN)
Title: Non-contacting position sensor using a rotating magnetic vector
Patent Number: 8,022,694

Inventors: Jarvinen; Aimo (Kokkola, FI), Judin; Kai (Alaviirre, FI), Natunen; Harri (Kokkola, FI), Oinonen; Yrjo (Kokkola, FI), Talonen; Panu (Kokkola, FI)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling metal separation
Patent Number: 8,021,459

Inventors: Jayaram; Ranjith (San Diego, CA), Meylan; Arnaud (San Diego, CA), Gupta; Kirti (San Diego, CA), Deshpande; Manoj M. (San Diego, CA), Nanda; Sanjiv (Ramona, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for dynamic anchoring of CS calls for CS-to-VoIP handoffs
Patent Number: 8,023,497

Inventors: Jean; Benedikt (Sigmarszell, DE), Bende; Thomas (Mossingen, DE), Oltrup; Theo (Tubingen, DE)
Title: Selective corneal aberrometry
Patent Number: 7,275,827

Inventors: Jenkins; Paul D. (Sun City, AZ)
Title: Portable collapsible golf swing guide apparatus
Patent Number: 7,275,998

Inventors: Jensen; Richard L. (Spencer, WI)
Title: Crossword puzzle board game
Patent Number: 7,275,746

Inventors: Jeon; Gab Bae (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Pedal simulator having multi-stage series spring
Patent Number: 9,139,168

Inventors: Jeon; La-Sun (Seoul, KR), Myong; Seung-Yeop (Seoul, KR)
Title: Tandem type integrated photovoltaic module and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 9,142,701

Inventors: Jeong; Jae Hong (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Light emitting diode driver having cascode structure
Patent Number: 9,144,123

Inventors: Jeong; Tae-joo (Ansan-si, KR)
Title: Round recliner for vehicle seat
Patent Number: 9,139,113

Inventors: Jerrard-Dunne; Stanley (Dublin, IE), Roche; Michael (Dublin, IE)
Title: Apparatus for navigation and interaction in a virtual meeting place
Patent Number: 8,024,662

Inventors: Jewson; Andrew Alexander (Bicester, GB)
Title: Writing device
Patent Number: 9,139,036

Inventors: Jiang; Xianxing (Lanzhou, CN), Zhang; Dekui (Lanzhou, CN), Jin; Cheng (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Preparation of a new class of water-soluble ammonium 2,3-dihydroxy-5-((2R,3R)-3,5,7-trihydroxy-4-oxochroman-2-yl) phenolates and their biological activity of alcohol elimination
Patent Number: 9,139,551

Inventors: Jiao; Guofang (San Diego, CA), Chen; Lingjun (San Diego, CA), Du; Yun (San Diego, CA)
Title: Indexes of graphics processing objects in graphics processing unit commands
Patent Number: 8,022,958

Inventors: Jin; Hongxia (San Jose, CA), Lotsplech; 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: 8,023,655

Inventors: Jin; Moonsoo (Ithaca, NY), Springer; Timothy (Chestnut Hill, MA)
Title: Integrin alpha L I domain mutants with increased binding affinity
Patent Number: 8,021,668

Inventors: Jo; Su Ho (Seongnam-si, KR), Myoung; Kwan Joo (Suwon-si, KR), Hiroshi; Awata (Seongnam-si, KR), Ryu; O Do (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Indoor unit with power supply and power detection capabilities and method thereof and air conditioning system having the same
Patent Number: 9,140,463

Inventors: Joffe; Alexander (Palo Alto, CA), Khamisy; Asad (Fremont, CA)
Title: Logic for synchronizing multiple tasks
Patent Number: 9,141,438

Inventors: Johnson, Jr.; Loyal M. (Tucson, AZ), Jha; Sunil Chandra (Oro Valley, AZ), Cox; Carl (Tucson, AZ), Thompson; Patrick Ansel (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Molybdenum metal powder and production thereof
Patent Number: 7,276,102

Inventors: Joisha; Pramod G. (Cupertino, CA), Schreiber; Robert Samuel (Palo Alto, CA), Banerjee; Prithviraj (Palo Alto, CA), Boehm; Hans (Palo Alto, CA), Chakrabarti; Dhruva R. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Procedural concurrency graph generator
Patent Number: 9,141,359

Inventors: Jones; Andrew R. (Round Rock, TX), O'Connell; Brian M. (Research Triangle Park, NC), Sand; Anne R. (Peyton, CO), Walker; Keith R. (Austin, TX)
Title: Automated hyperlinking in electronic communication
Patent Number: 9,141,715

Inventors: Jones; Ben (Austin, TX), Ding; Ming (San Jose, CA), Morton; John "Jack" (Austin, TX)
Title: Approach for spectrum analysis in a receiver
Patent Number: 8,023,575

Inventors: Jones; Frank P. (New Rochelle, NY)
Title: Testing transaction applications
Patent Number: 9,141,516

Inventors: Jones; Martin Kelly (Vancouver, CA), Horstemeyer; Scott A. (Atlanta, GA), Khomenko; Maria (Pefferlaw, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for determining mobile thing (MT) identification and/or MT motion activity using sensor data of wireless communication device
Patent Number: 9,141,974

Inventors: Jones; Scott A. (Carmel, IN), Bostic; Brad (Carmel, IN), O'Donnell; Eugene M. (Fishers, IN), Cooper; Thomas E. (Carmel, IN)
Title: Electronic previous search results log
Patent Number: 8,024,308

Inventors: Joo; Chang-Hwoi (Changwon-shi, KR), Kang; Seong-Min (Jinhae-shi, KR)
Title: Indoor unit for air conditioner
Patent Number: 7,275,388

Inventors: Joo; Hanbitt (Cheongju-si, KR), Hwang; Kabjin (Cheongju-si, KR)
Title: Optical sheet, backlight unit, and liquid crystal display
Patent Number: 8,023,068

Inventors: Joo; Jae-gon (Gunpo-si, KR), Choe; Hyun-chul (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Device for updating component of application software in digital broadcasting signal receiver and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,023,043

Inventors: Joo; Sang Hyun (Daejeon, KR), Jeong; Il Kwon (Daejeon, KR), Koo; Bon Ki (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Visual ontological system for social community
Patent Number: 9,141,643

Inventors: Joseph; Peter D. (Twin Lakes, WI), Saathoff; David A. (McHenry, IL)
Title: Smart power supply
Patent Number: 8,022,821

Inventors: Joyce; William B. (Basking Ridge, NJ)
Title: Externally aligned laser module
Patent Number: 7,277,467

Inventors: Juengst; Scott Avery (Sidney, NE)
Title: Telecommunications wire having a channeled dielectric insulator and methods for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,022,302

Inventors: Jung; Ho-Jin (Seoul, KR)
Title: Plastic female screw connector using injection molding
Patent Number: 9,140,395

Inventors: Jung; InSoo (Malta, NY), Kim; Wonwoo (San Jose, CA)
Title: Double/multiple fin structure for FinFET devices
Patent Number: 9,142,418

Inventors: Jusseit; Hanfried (Mapleton, AU)
Title: Reducing by-catch of seabirds
Patent Number: 9,137,976

Inventors: Justiss; Steven A. (Lakeway, TX), DeLine; Peter Anthony (Austin, TX), Moody, II; William H. (Austin, TX)
Title: System, method and computer program product for host system LTFS auto-adaptation
Patent Number: 9,141,542

Inventors: Kagan; Cherie R. (Ossining, NY), Lin; Chun (Croton-On-Hudson, NY)
Title: Film having alternating monolayers of a metal-metal bonded complex monolayer and an organic monolayer by layer-by-layer growth
Patent Number: 8,021,753

Inventors: Kageyama; Yusuke (Isehara, JP), Kimura; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP), Kobayashi; Yosuke (Yokohama, JP), Shiozawa; Yuuki (Sagamihara, JP), Murata; Toshiyuki (Zama, JP)
Title: Device for improving vehicle behavior when steering
Patent Number: 9,139,107

Inventors: Kahn; Peter (Brookhaven, NY)
Title: Ladder clip for hanging tools from a ladder
Patent Number: 9,140,065

Inventors: Kai; Manabu (Kawasaki, JP), Maniwa; Toru (Kawasaki, JP), Yamagajo; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Crossed dual tag apparatus and system using crossed dual tag apparatus
Patent Number: 8,022,886

Inventors: Kakutani; Toshiaki (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Image output system for outputting image based on information of number of dots to be formed in predetermined area
Patent Number: 8,023,154

Inventors: Kaley; Robert C. (Landisville, PA), Kaley; Nancy G. (Landisville, PA), Wolf; David F. (Lancaster, PA), Wolf; Patricia A. (Lancaster, PA)
Title: Buttering device
Patent Number: 9,138,089

Inventors: Kaluzhny; Mikhail (Newton, MA)
Title: Flexible substrate with etched lens array
Patent Number: 8,022,352

Inventors: Kamada; Minoru (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Travel control unit of working vehicle
Patent Number: 9,140,356

Inventors: Kamamoto; Shigeo (Kashiwara, JP), Murata; Junji (Kashiba, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing bearing ring of rolling bearing
Patent Number: 9,138,837

Inventors: Kambara; Yasuyuki (Yokohama, JP), Takamoto; Yoshifumi (Kokubunji, JP), Hatasaki; Keisuke (Kawasaki, JP), Masuda; Kouji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Restarting method using a snapshot
Patent Number: 8,024,601

Inventors: Kamen; Dean (Bedford, NH), Ambrogi; Robert R. (Manchester, NH), Dattolo; James J. (Somerville, MA), Duggan; Robert J. (Strafford, NH), Field; J. Douglas (Bedford, NH), Heinzmann; Richard Kurt (Francestown, NH), McCambridge; Matthew M. (Bow, NH), Morrell; John B. (Bedford, NH), Piedmonte; Michael D. (Warrenton, VA), Rosasco; Richard J. (Millerville, MD)
Title: Control of a personal transporter based on user position
Patent Number: 7,275,607

Inventors: Kamijo; Koichi (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and image forming method
Patent Number: 8,023,849

Inventors: Kamiyama; Koji (Tama, JP), Mikami; Haruyuki (Tendo, JP), Dohgoshi; Shigeaki (Sagamihara, JP), Carls; Joseph C. (Austin, TX)
Title: Image covering laminate film and image projection sheet
Patent Number: 7,276,278

Inventors: Kanade; Udayan (Pune, IN), Ganapathy; Balaji (Pune, IN)
Title: Camera placed behind a display with a transparent backlight
Patent Number: 8,022,977

Inventors: Kanamori; Yuki (Kamakura, JP), Yoshida; Norikazu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Memory system
Patent Number: 9,141,563

Inventors: Kanaya; Hiroaki (Tokyo, JP), Itoh; Takuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Vehicle approach information device with indicator to the driver
Patent Number: 9,139,132

Inventors: Kanazawa; Yuzi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Apparatus, method, and computer product for estimating power consumption of LSI
Patent Number: 8,024,684

Inventors: Kancler; Henry C. (Los Altos Hills, CA), Choong; Tsi-Pin (Los Altos Hills, CA), Wealand; Barry A. (San Jose, CA), Wood; Leon K. (Sunnyvale, CA), Van Heusen; Katarina (Menlo Park, CA), Reagan; John T. (Santa Clara, CA), Mills; Theodore J. (Cupertino, CA), Levin; Michael A. (Half Moon Bay, CA)
Title: Massively-parallel three-axis stabilization of focal plane data
Patent Number: 8,022,991

Inventors: Kanechika; Masayuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Microwave source system
Patent Number: 8,022,342

Inventors: Kaneko; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP), Maki; Nobuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Emaru; Hironori (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method of constructing replication environment and storage system
Patent Number: 8,024,536

Inventors: Kaneko; Takayuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image forming job managing apparatus, method of same, and program for same
Patent Number: 8,023,133

Inventors: Kang; Chien-Chung (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Multi-stage watertight chamber
Patent Number: 9,139,277

Inventors: Kang; Chul-Hee (Kyunggi-Do, KR)
Title: TCP processing apparatus of base transceiver subsystem in wired/wireless integrated network and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,277,390

Inventors: Kang; Eunmo (San Diego, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method of receiver architecture and low-complexity decoder for line-coded and amplitude-modulated signal
Patent Number: 9,143,200

Inventors: Kang; Eunmo (San Diego, CA), Luong; Le Nguyen (San Diego, CA), Tsfaty; Yossef (Rishon-Le-Zion, IL)
Title: Adaptive FM demodulator supporting multiple modes
Patent Number: 9,143,087

Inventors: Kang; Myung Sam (Daejeon, KR), Ryu; Chang Sup (Daejeon, KR), Hong; Jong Kuk (Chungcheongnam-do, KR)
Title: Printed circuit board including embedded resistor and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,277,005

Inventors: Karam; Karen (Pompano Beach, FL)
Title: Headband with integral compartment and hair accessory
Patent Number: 9,138,023

Inventors: Karnalkar; Anup D. (Allen, TX), Wallis; R. Tyler (Dallas, TX), Robbins; William S. (Sun Prairie, WI), Dudley; David (Meadow Vista, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for providing messaging services
Patent Number: 9,143,905

Inventors: Kasama; Kouichirou (Kawasaki, JP), Kanno; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Walking exercise supporting device
Patent Number: 8,021,271

Inventors: Kassner; Uwe (Moeglingen, DE)
Title: Method for engaging the starter pinion of a starter with the starter ring gear of an internal combustion engine during the running-down of the internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,275,509

Inventors: Kassner; Uwe (Moeglingen, DE)
Title: Method and device for monitoring an exhaust gas turbocharger of an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,024,103

Inventors: Kasuya; Yasumasa (Kyoto, JP), Fujii; Sadamasa (Kyoto, JP), Haga; Motoharu (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Interposer and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,022,532

Inventors: Katagiri; Takashi (Yokohama, JP), Nylander-Hill; Pamela R. (Tucson, AZ), Tanaka; Keisuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Reconstructive error recovery procedure (ERP) using reserved buffer
Patent Number: 9,141,478

Inventors: Katai; Yukihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Tsujimoto; Tadahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Takahashi; Misao (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for concentrating solution
Patent Number: 7,276,139

Inventors: Katakura; Masahiro (Chofu, JP)
Title: Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus equipped with same
Patent Number: 8,023,199

Inventors: Katayama; Kunihiro (Chigasaki, JP), Tamura; Takayuki (Yokohama, JP), Inoue; Kiyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory having electrically erasable and programmable semiconductor memory cells
Patent Number: 8,023,325

Inventors: Kato; Masataka (Naka-gun, JP), Terui; Makoto (Yokohama, JP), Kanri; Ryoji (Zushi, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing a filter substrate, inkjet recording head, and method for manufacturing the inkjet recording head
Patent Number: 8,021,562

Inventors: Kato; Takahide (Shioya-gun, JP), Hikichi; Kouetsu (Kakuda, JP), Ohmori; Hiroto (Shioya-gun, JP), Murai; Masakazu (Portage, MI), Kasuya; Kuri (Utsunomiya, JP), Ozaki; Hiroyasu (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Solenoid-operated valve for fuel cells
Patent Number: 7,275,732

Inventors: Kato; Takahira (Novi, MI)
Title: Floating three-dimensional instrument panel dial structure
Patent Number: 7,275,497

Inventors: Kato; Tokunori (Aichi, JP), Chida; Susumu (Aichi, JP), Izaki; Takeshi (Aichi, JP)
Title: IP telephone apparatus and IP telephone system
Patent Number: 7,277,530

Inventors: Katsuya; Toshiaki (Higashiosaka, JP), Asano; Masaji (Higashiosaka, JP), Urashita; Kiyotaka (Higashiosaka, JP), Yoshimura; Daisuke (Higashiosaka, JP)
Title: Cicada-resistant optical drop cable
Patent Number: 8,023,787

Inventors: Kawada; Kunihiro (Matsumoto, JP), Nomura; Yujiro (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and method for stably detecting an image
Patent Number: 8,023,844

Inventors: Kawaguchi; Hiroshi (Ehime, JP), Yagita; Takanori (Ehime, JP), Nishi; Takashi (Ehime, JP), Murakami; Junichi (Ehime, JP), Tsukihara; Mitsukuni (Ehime, JP), Kabasawa; Mitsuaki (Ehime, JP)
Title: Beam space-charge compensation device and ion implantation system having the same
Patent Number: 7,276,711

Inventors: Kawaji; Toshikuni (Ohkawa-gun, JP)
Title: External plaster containing 4-biphenylacetic acid
Patent Number: 7,276,641

Inventors: Kawakami; Naoko (Kawasaki, JP), Uchiyama; Motohiro (Kawasaki, JP), Wada; Naoki (Kawasaki, JP), Hara; Toshihide (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Communication apparatus, program and method
Patent Number: 8,024,789

Inventors: Kawamoto; Junichiro (Yokohama, JP), Hayashi; Takahiro (Yokosuka, JP), Ishii; Hiroyuki (Yokosuka, JP), Hanaki; Akihito (Yokohama, JP), Goto; Yoshikazu (Yokosuka, JP), Furutani; Koji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Radio control method and radio control apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,933

Inventors: Kawamura; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP), Nagano; Shinichi (Kanagawa, JP), Inaba; Masumi (Kanagawa, JP), Shimogoori; Yumiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Display-data generating apparatus and display-data generating method
Patent Number: 9,141,729

Inventors: Kawanabe; Tetsuya (Kanagawa, JP), Aichi; Takao (Tokyo, JP), Hamamoto; Akihiko (Kanagawa, JP), Masumoto; Kazuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Goto; Fumihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Hibi; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP), Suwa; Tetsuya (Kanagawa, JP), Ono; Mitsuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Oshima; Masato (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image printing apparatus, image printing system and control method
Patent Number: 7,277,198

Inventors: Kawano; Kenya (Hitachinaka, JP), Nakamura; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Sato; Yukihiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Electronic device and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,142,479

Inventors: Kayanuma; Kinji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information reproduction apparatus and information reproduction method
Patent Number: 8,023,382

Inventors: Keely; Leroy B. (Portola Valley, CA), Lui; Charlton E. (Redmond, WA), Jones; F. David (Redmond, WA), Cukierman; Ryan Edward (Redmond, WA), Cazzanti; Susanne Alysia Clark (Bellevue, WA), Iwema; Marieke (Renton, WA), Jarrett; Robert (Snohomish, WA)
Title: Highlevel active pen matrix
Patent Number: 7,277,089

Inventors: Keithley; Douglas Gene (Boise, ID), Unruh; Gregory L (Boise, ID)
Title: Alignment of color planes in multi-beam multi-pass printers
Patent Number: 9,139,020

Inventors: Kelly; Darius (Alta Loma, CA), Gallager; Sean (Claremont, CA), Pieri; Jeff (Pasadena, CA), Wick; Dave (Menifee, CA)
Title: Emission filter X-Y array
Patent Number: 7,277,176

Inventors: Kelly; Thomas Joseph (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Preparation of filler-metal weld rod by injection molding of powder
Patent Number: 8,021,604

Inventors: Kelly; William M (Innishannon, County Cork, IE)
Title: Utility lamp
Patent Number: 7,275,841

Inventors: Kempter; Andreas (Neustadt, DE), Siebert; Max (Ludwigshafen, DE), Debus; Heidrun (Eisenberg, DE)
Title: Production of inorganic-organic composite materials by reactive spray-drying
Patent Number: 9,138,381

Inventors: Kenedy; Andrew Alexander (Sugar Land, TX), Eldering; Charles Anthony (Furlong, PA)
Title: Expanding attribute profiles
Patent Number: 8,024,348

Inventors: Kennedy; Ian Duncan (Whitnash, GB)
Title: Automatic gear system
Patent Number: 7,275,455

Inventors: Kenny; Robert (Cincinnati, OH), Reeves; Stuart James (Cheltenham, GB), Ford; Keith (Cheltenham, GB), Grosh; John W. (Centennial, CO), Stutzman; Spring (Sidney, NE), Anderson; Roger (Sidney, NE), Wiekhorst; David (Potter, NE), Johnston; Frederick W. (Dalton, NE)
Title: Cable with offset filler
Patent Number: 9,142,335

Inventors: Kernodle; Douglas S. (Brentwood, TN), Bochan; Markian R. (Nashville, TN)
Title: Pro-apoptotic bacterial vaccines to enhance cellular immune responses
Patent Number: 8,021,671

Inventors: Keskiniva; Markku (Ylojarvi, FI), Piispanen; Juha (Ylinen, FI), Esko; Mauri (Ikaalinen, FI), Helin; Aimo (Tampere, FI)
Title: Method and arrangement for lubricating drill shank of rock drilling machine
Patent Number: 9,138,879

Inventors: Khandekar; Aamod (San Diego, CA), Gorokhov; Alexei (San Diego, CA), Bhushan; Naga (San Diego, CA)
Title: Using a single FHT to decode access-based handoff probes from multiple users
Patent Number: 8,023,398

Inventors: Khare; Bishun N. (Fremont, CA), Meyyappan; Meyya (San Jose, CA)
Title: Functionalization of carbon nanotubes
Patent Number: 7,276,266

Inventors: Khatri; Deepak (Houston, TX), Nguyen; Cecilia (Houston, TX), Ali; Syed (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Compositions and methods for well completions
Patent Number: 9,139,476

Inventors: Khorashadi; Behrooz (San Jose, CA), Das; Saumitra Mohan (San Jose, CA), Gupta; Rajarshi (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Routing graphs for buildings using schematics
Patent Number: 9,140,559

Inventors: Khorramabadi; Haideh (Los Altos, CA)
Title: System and method for linearizing a CMOS differential pair
Patent Number: 7,276,970

Inventors: Khvorova; Anastasia (Boulder, CO), Reynolds; Angela (Conifer, CO), Leake; Devin (Denver, CO), Marshall; William (Boulder, CO), Read; Steven (Denver, CO), Scaringe; Stephen (Lafayette, CO)
Title: siRNA targeting histamine receptor H1
Patent Number: 8,022,198

Inventors: Kiefer; Joachim R. (Losheim am See, DE), Vendulet; Joachim (Niederkirchen, DE)
Title: Piezoelectric actuator
Patent Number: 8,022,603

Inventors: Kienle; Stefan (Frankfurt am Main, DE), Joubert; Richard (Frankfurt am Main, DE)
Title: Markers of renal transplant rejection and renal damage
Patent Number: 8,021,895

Inventors: Kikuchi; Hiroto (Nagano, JP)
Title: Patterned medium inspection method and inspection device
Patent Number: 8,023,213

Inventors: Kikuchi; Naohiko (Kobe, JP), Hochi; Kazuo (Kobe, JP), Horiguchi; Takuya (Kobe, JP)
Title: Eco tire
Patent Number: 7,275,572

Inventors: Kikuchi; Nobuhiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical polarization multilevel signal receiving apparatus, optical polarization multilevel signal transmitting apparatus, and optical polarization multilevel signal transmission apparatus
Patent Number: 9,143,265

Inventors: Kikuchi; Nobuhiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wavelength-multiplexed optical transmission device, wavelength-multiplexed optical transmission system, wavelength-multiplexed optical transmission method
Patent Number: 9,143,846

Inventors: Kilani; Mehdi Tavassoli (Mississauga, CA), Shoval; Ayal (Thornhill, CA)
Title: Adaptation algorithm based on signal statistics for automatic gain control
Patent Number: 7,277,510

Inventors: Kim; Beomsoo (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Controlling method of power delivery system of vehicle
Patent Number: 9,139,187

Inventors: Kim; Beomsup (Cupertino, CA), Conroy; Cormac S. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Frequency synthesizer with on-chip inductor
Patent Number: 7,276,983

Inventors: Kim; Deok-Hwan (Seoul, KR), Park; Kwang-Hee (Seoul, KR)
Title: Efficient prefetching and asynchronous writing for flash memory
Patent Number: 8,024,545

Inventors: Kim; Dong-Wook (San Diego, CA), Jin; Sungho (San Diego, CA), Yoo; In-Kyung (Yongin-shi, KR)
Title: Article comprising metal oxide nanostructures and method for fabricating such nanostructures
Patent Number: 7,276,389

Inventors: Kim; Hun-Kee (Seoul, KR), Moon; Yong-Suk (Songnam-shi, KR), Yoon; Jae-Seung (Songnam-shi, KR), Choi; Jin-Kyu (Seoul, KR), Kim; Noh-Sun (Taejonkwangyok-shi, KR), Lee; Jun-Sung (Suwon-shi, KR), Boo; Chul-Hong (Sogwipo-shi, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for distributing power in an HSDPA system
Patent Number: 7,277,406

Inventors: Kim; Hyun Mun (Rockville, MD), Ra; Jong Beom (Taejeon-si, KR), Kim; Sung Deuk (Taejeon-si, KR), Lee; Young Su (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of reducing a blocking artifact when coding moving picture
Patent Number: 7,277,593

Inventors: Kim; In Jun (Daejeon, KR), Jung; Won Chan (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Jae Hoon (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method of automatically managing satellite broadcasting service
Patent Number: 9,143,224

Inventors: Kim; Ji Eun (Daejeon-si, KR), Kim; Bae Sun (Daejeon-si, KR), Son; Yong Ki (Daejeon-si, KR), Shin; Sung Yong (Daejeon-si, KR), Cho; Il Yeon (Daejeon-si, KR)
Title: Method of manufacturing a fabric type circuit board
Patent Number: 9,144,153

Inventors: Kim; Jong Seok (Changwon-shi, KR), No; Yang Hwan (Changwon-shi, KR), Cho; Han Ki (Changwon-shi, KR), Jung; Yeon Su (Changwon-shi, KR), Kang; Jung Hoon (Changwon-shi, KR), Park; Myung Sik (Changwon-shi, KR)
Title: Washing machine
Patent Number: 7,275,398

Inventors: Kim; Jongyun (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Organic light emitting display
Patent Number: 8,022,920

Inventors: Kim; Ju Hyung (Seoul, KR), Lim; Tae Wook (Gyunggi-Do, KR), Park; Seung Mo (Gyunggi-Do, KR), Kim; Tae Sung (Seoul, KR), Sung; Jae Suk (Gyunggi-Do, KR)
Title: Antenna device
Patent Number: 8,022,888

Inventors: Kim; Ki-bok (Suwon-si, KR), Jeong; Jin-ho (Seoul, KR), Kim; Eun-goo (Suwon-si, KR), Oh; Jung-bae (Suwon-si, KR), Han; Seung-man (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Optical pickup and optical information storage system including the same
Patent Number: 9,142,243

Inventors: Kim; Nam Yun (Seoul, KR), Kwon; Sang Wook (Seongnam-si, KR), Park; Yun Kwon (Dongducheon-si, KR), Hong; Young Tack (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Wireless power transmission system, and method and apparatus for allocating communication channel and transmitting power in wireless power transmission system
Patent Number: 9,142,997

Inventors: Kim; Sang Won (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Intermodulation signal generator of power amplifier and pre-distortion linearizer having the same
Patent Number: 8,023,908

Inventors: Kim; Sang-Il (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Son-Uk (Yongin-si, KR), Roh; Nam-Seok (Seongnam-si, KR), Lee; Jeong-Kuk (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Display apparatus with color pixels
Patent Number: 8,022,422

Inventors: Kim; Soo-Hyun (Buchun-si, KR)
Title: Sequential website moving system using voice guide message
Patent Number: 9,141,712

Inventors: Kim; Tae Eui (Seoul, KR), Min; Byoung Youl (Gyunggi-do, KR), Kang; Myung Sam (Gyunggi-do, KR), Yoo; Je Gwang (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Printed circuit board for improving tolerance of embedded capacitors, and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,022,311

Inventors: Kim; Yi Tae (Hwaseong-si, KR), Lee; Kyung Ho (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Sae-Young (Suwon-si, KR), Jang; Yun Ho (Seoul, KR), Ahn; Jung Chak (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Method of fabricating an image sensor having an annealing layer
Patent Number: 8,021,912

Inventors: Kim; Yong Chae (Incheon, KR)
Title: Hydraulic control device for controlling a boom-swing frame combined motion in an excavator
Patent Number: 7,275,369

Inventors: Kim; Yong Hyup (Seoul, KR), Jang; Eui Yun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Manufacturing carbon nanotube paper
Patent Number: 8,021,640

Inventors: Kim; Youn Suk (Gyunggi-do, KR), Bae; Hyo Gun (Seoul, KR), Nam; Joong Jin (Seoul, KR), Won; Jun Goo (Gyunggi-do, KR), Kim; Ki Joong (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Multi-stage CMOS power amplifier
Patent Number: 8,022,762

Inventors: Kim; Young Sic (Seoul, KR), Im; Seoung Jae (Songpa-gu, KR), Shunichi; Kubota (Seongnam-si, KR), Lee; Jae Ho (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Tae Gon (Seoul, KR), Nam; Seok Hyun (Seoul, KR), Lee; Dong Chin (Cheonan-si, KR)
Title: Metal hydroxy carbonate nanoparticle coated phosphor and method for preparing the same
Patent Number: 8,021,575

Inventors: Kino; Tetsuro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Billing management system, image forming apparatus, billing management apparatus, billing information recording method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 9,141,978

Inventors: Kino; Tetsuro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, charging information recording method, and recording medium
Patent Number: 9,143,651

Inventors: Kinsley; Tom (Boise, ID)
Title: Data retention kill function
Patent Number: 8,023,344

Inventors: Kirts; Richard Eugene (Oxnard, CA)
Title: Method for recovering potable water from the exhaust of an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,021,542

Inventors: Kitakado; Jun (Osaka, JP)
Title: Adaptive array wireless communication apparatus, reception level display method, reception level adjusting method, reception level display program and reception level adjusting program
Patent Number: 8,024,002

Inventors: Kitano; Tsukasa (Aichi, JP), Naniwae; Koichi (Aichi, JP), Koike; Masayoshi (Aichi, JP), Teramae; Fumiharu (Aichi, JP), Kondo; Toshiyuki (Aichi, JP), Suzuki; Atsushi (Aichi, JP), Maeda; Tomohiko (Aichi, JP), Mori; Midori (Aichi, JP)
Title: Group III nitride semiconductor device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,142,619

Inventors: Klein; Christian (Oberriexingen, DE), Ernst; Tobias (Waiblingen, DE)
Title: Method for shunt detection in sensors
Patent Number: 7,276,901

Inventors: Klein; Dean A. (Eagle, ID)
Title: Power management control and controlling memory refresh operations
Patent Number: 9,142,263

Inventors: Klein; Erich (Himberg, AT), Schoeffmann; Michael (Siegenfeld, AT)
Title: Electroacoustic transducer with built in transducer circuit
Patent Number: 7,277,555

Inventors: Klein; Klaus (Osterode/Harz, DE)
Title: Method and device for recycling metal pickling baths
Patent Number: 9,139,916

Inventors: Klettke; Thomas (Diessen, DE), Fuehrer; Cornelia B. (Wertach, DE), Bissinger; Peter (Diessen, DE)
Title: Composition containing aziridino groups and use thereof
Patent Number: 8,022,113

Inventors: Kling Miller; Luisa (Houston, TX), Miller; Jorge (Houston, TX)
Title: Process and system for removal of naphthenic acid from an aqueous solution
Patent Number: 9,139,459

Inventors: Kmiecik-Lawrynowicz; Grazyna E. (Fairport, NY), Sweeney; Maura A. (Irondequoit, NY), Bayley; Robert D. (Fairport, NY), Koch; Ronald J. (Webster, NY), McStravick; Mary L. (Fairport, NY), Asarese; Daniel W. (Honeoye Falls, NY)
Title: Surface particle attachment process, and particles made therefrom
Patent Number: 7,276,320

Inventors: Knight; Daniel J. (Nicholasville, KY), Elliott; Adam T. (Lexington, KY)
Title: Tissue dispenser, method for dispensing tissue, and tissue dispenser insert
Patent Number: 9,138,110

Inventors: Knittel; Joachim (Tuttlingen, DE), Knappmann; Stephan (Zimmern OB Rottweil, DE)
Title: Optical storage medium comprising tracks with positive and negative marks, and stampers and production methods for manufacturing of the optical storage medium
Patent Number: 8,023,395

Inventors: Knudson; Edward B. (Littleton, CO), Ellis; Michael D. (Boulder, CO), Thomas; William L. (Bixby, OK), Davis; Bruce L. (Lake Oswego, OR)
Title: Interactive television program guide system with pay program package promotion
Patent Number: 8,024,763

Inventors: Knutsson; Anders (Fjalkinge, SE)
Title: Valve assembly intended for use together with a pallet container and a liner
Patent Number: 9,139,345

Inventors: Ko; Albert I. (Bahia, BR), Reis; Mitermayer Galvao (Bahia, BR), Croda; Julio Henrique Rosa (Bahia, BR), Siqueira; Isadora Cristina (Bahia, BR), Haake; David A. (Los Angeles, CA), Matsunaga; James (Los Angeles, CA), Riley; Lee W. (Berkeley, CA), Barocchi; Michele (Florence, IT), Young; Tracy Ann (Oakland, CA)
Title: Proteins with repetitive Bacterial-Ig-like (Big) domains present in Leptospira species
Patent Number: 8,021,673

Inventors: Kobayashi; Susumu (Nara, JP), Matsumoto; Toshihiro (Osaka, JP), Tomizawa; Takeshi (Nara, JP), Kokawa; Katsuzou (Nara, JP), Kanbara; Teruhisa (Osaka, JP)
Title: Electrolyte membrane for a fuel cell, electrolyte membrane electrode assembly for a fuel cell, and a fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,276,310

Inventors: Kobayashi; Toshimitsu (Iwatsuki, JP), Takeuchi; Ko (Yokohama, JP), Kogoh; Shinya (Yokohama, JP), Matsuo; Toshihiko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,276,670

Inventors: Kobayashi; Yuki (Takanezawa-machi, JP), Matsuzaki; Tsutomu (Takanezawa-machi, JP)
Title: Vehicle seat
Patent Number: 7,275,786

Inventors: Kohashi; Teruo (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Electron spin detector, and spin polarized scanning electron microscope and spin-resolved x-ray photoelectron spectroscope using the electron spin detector
Patent Number: 8,022,364

Inventors: Kohlenberg; Tobias M. (Portland, OR), Sahita; Ravi (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Method, apparatus and system for performing access control and intrusion detection on encrypted data
Patent Number: 8,024,797

Inventors: Kohler; Ross A. (Allentown, PA), McPartland; Richard J. (Nazareth, PA), Werner; Wayne E. (Coopersburg, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for testing a memory device
Patent Number: 8,023,348

Inventors: Koike; Hisashi (Sakura, JP), Sunagawa; Katsushi (Kamakura, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for processing digital document and computer program
Patent Number: 8,024,812

Inventors: Kojima; Yuji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Cell specifying method, base station, and mobile station
Patent Number: 9,144,000

Inventors: Kokubo; Hiroyasu (Tokyo, JP), Obara; Sakae (Niigata-ken, JP)
Title: Solid preparation coated with a film coating layer and film coating agent
Patent Number: 8,021,690

Inventors: Komiya; Kenta (Chigasaki, JP), Kurata; Ryosuke (Chofu, JP), Kazawa; Tohru (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Communication system, optical line terminal, and congestion control method
Patent Number: 8,023,511

Inventors: Konczak; Jeffrey J. (Alpena, MI)
Title: Grout for filling a micro-trench
Patent Number: 9,139,475

Inventors: Kondabattini; Ganesh (Hyderabad, IN), Kumar; Jindal Deepak (Hyderabad, IN), Hyderabad; Sudheer (Hyderabad, IN)
Title: Reducing power consumption by effectively utilizing the device wake up time in single channel concurrency
Patent Number: 9,144,013

Inventors: Kondo; Mitsuru (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Capsule-type compound, anion removing agent, and method for removing anion
Patent Number: 9,139,533

Inventors: Kong; Daochun (Rockville, MD)
Title: Fusion protein containing a single-stranded DNA binding protein and methods for expression and purification of the same
Patent Number: 9,139,619

Inventors: Kono; Masaki (Tokyo, JP), Kayano; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Kakizaki; Tsuneyasu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Control apparatus for AC rotary machine and control method for AC rotary machine
Patent Number: 8,022,659

Inventors: Kono; Miyuki (Kokubunji, JP), Umemura; Shin-ichiro (Hachioji, JP), Miyatake; Takafumi (Hachioji, JP), Harada; Kunio (Hachioji, JP), Ito; Yoshitoshi (Ome, JP), Ueki; Hironori (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Personal identification system
Patent Number: 7,277,163

Inventors: Konuma; Ryouhei (Osaka, JP)
Title: Wireless tag reader and wireless tag status inference apparatus, system, and program
Patent Number: 8,022,811

Inventors: Koolhaas; Rem (Rotterdam, NL), Hector; Andrew Blair (Red Hill, PA)
Title: Seating device having a height adjustment mechanism
Patent Number: 9,138,058

Inventors: Kopp; Todd (Newburyport, MA)
Title: Tumbler apparatus
Patent Number: 8,021,273

Inventors: Korba; Petr (Turgi, CH), Larsson; Mats (Baden-Datwil, CH)
Title: Damping electromagnetic oscillations in power systems
Patent Number: 8,022,575

Inventors: Koriyama; Shinichi (Kokubu, JP)
Title: High frequency line-to-waveguide converter and high frequency package
Patent Number: 7,276,987

Inventors: Kosaka; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,030

Inventors: Kosaki; Makoto (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Communication apparatus, data communication method, and network system
Patent Number: 9,143,322

Inventors: Koshin; Hiroaki (Toyonaka, JP), Kagawa; Takuya (Huko, JP)
Title: Power supply apparatus
Patent Number: 9,142,958

Inventors: Kosuda; Atsuko (Tokyo, JP), Hayashida; Naoki (Tokyo, JP), Yoshinari; Jiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Hologram recording material, process for producing the same and hologram recording medium
Patent Number: 8,021,800

Inventors: Kosugi; Masanori (Aichi, JP), Sakurai; Taketoshi (Aichi, JP), Kumagai; Katsuhide (Aichi, JP)
Title: Tire position determination system and tire pressure monitoring system
Patent Number: 9,139,053

Inventors: Kotani; Takuya (Kanagawa, JP), Yamamoto; Kunihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Kusama; Kiyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus, printing method, image processing apparatus, image processing method, storage medium, and program
Patent Number: 7,277,192

Inventors: Koubuchi; Yasushi (Kokubunji, JP), Nagasawa; Koichi (Koganei, JP), Moniwa; Masahiro (Sayama, JP), Yamada; Youhei (Kodaira, JP), Takeda; Toshifumi (Tachikawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device
Patent Number: 8,022,550

Inventors: Kouyama; Kunihiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Fractional frequency divider circuit
Patent Number: 9,143,135

Inventors: Koyama; Hikaru (Tokorozawa, JP), Nishiyama; Hidetoshi (Higashiyamato, JP), Nozoe; Mari (Hino, JP)
Title: Inspection method and apparatus using charged particle beam
Patent Number: 7,276,693

Inventors: Koyama; Hiroaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Organic electroluminescence element and method for manufacturing thereof
Patent Number: 8,022,437

Inventors: Koyama; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Light emitting device and method of driving the same
Patent Number: 7,277,070

Inventors: Kraenzle; David G. (St. Louis, MI)
Title: Molding methods including movable core pin support
Patent Number: 7,276,199

Inventors: Kraft; Emil Burns (Bellevue, WA), Milnes; Jacob Thomas (Woodinville, WA)
Title: Business content authoring and distribution
Patent Number: 9,141,393

Inventors: Kranefeld; Andreas (Erkelenz, DE), Landmesser; Thomas (Erkelenz, DE)
Title: Coiler plate for silver-coiling devices, especially of draw frames and carding machines
Patent Number: 7,275,287

Inventors: Kreiter; Alexander (Worth, DE), Schwarz-Kock; Thomas (Marzling, DE), Hollig; Uwe (Munchen, DE), Lay; Heinrich (Toging am Inn, DE)
Title: Control device and method for controlling an electrophotographic printer or copier
Patent Number: 8,023,838

Inventors: Kringstad; Jacob L. (Hoople, ND), Kringstad; Burnell R. (Hoople, ND)
Title: Tractor hitch
Patent Number: 9,139,059

Inventors: Krishna Kumar; Raj Kumar (Bangalore, IN), Baheti; Pawan Kumar (Bangalore, IN), Gore; Dhananjay Ashok (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Feature extraction and use with a probability density function (PDF) divergence metric
Patent Number: 9,141,874

Inventors: Krivitski; Nikolai M. (Ithaca, NY), Drost; Cornelis J. (Ithaca, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus to determine an initial flow rate in a conduit
Patent Number: 7,275,447

Inventors: Krol; Alexander (Natania, IL), Weiss; Alex (Kadima, IL)
Title: Stochastic halftone screening method
Patent Number: 7,277,204

Inventors: Kruglick; Ezekiel (Poway, CA)
Title: Solar array of transparent nanoantennas
Patent Number: 9,142,699

Inventors: Kubota; Yasuhiro (Matsue, JP)
Title: Impeller for supercharger and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,021,117

Inventors: Kudo; Yutaka (San Jose, CA), Masuishi; Tetsuya (San Jose, CA), Fujita; Takahiro (San Jose, CA), Ono; Yoshitsugu (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for cause analysis involving configuration changes
Patent Number: 8,024,617

Inventors: Kudoh; Tomoyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Lens barrel and image pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,212

Inventors: Kugler; Thomas (Cambridgeshire, GB)
Title: Transistor
Patent Number: 8,022,397

Inventors: Kuhn; Wolf Stefan (Fontenay le Vicomte, FR)
Title: Unit and process for treating the surface of flat glass with thermal conditioning of the glass
Patent Number: 9,139,463

Inventors: Kulkarni; Amol A. (Pune, IN), Kulkarni; Bhaskar Datttraya (Pune, IN)
Title: Fractal impeller for stirring
Patent Number: 9,138,699

Inventors: Kumar; Gandarvakottai V. (Hyderabad, IN), Amilineni; Harish (Hyderabad, IN), Kumar; Mohan (Hyderabad, IN), Senapati; Prakash K. (Hyderabad, IN)
Title: Network-based system and method for global roaming
Patent Number: 8,023,942

Inventors: Kuo; Hua-Shou (Tansui, Taipei County, TW)
Title: Combination cooler module
Patent Number: 7,275,587

Inventors: Kuo; Tang-Wei (Troy, MI), Sun; Zongxuan (Troy, MI), Eng; James A. (Troy, MI), Brown; Barry L. (Lake Orion, MI), Najt; Paul M. (Bloomfield Hills, MI), Kang; Jun-Mo (Ann Arbor, MI), Chang; Chen-Fang (Troy, MI), Chang; Man-Feng (Troy, MI)
Title: Method of HCCI and SI combustion control for a direct injection internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,275,514

Inventors: Kurihara; Takashi (Nara, JP), Kume; Yasuhiro (Osaka, JP), Nakanishi; Hiroshi (Kyoto, JP), Tamai; Kazuhiko (Mie, JP)
Title: Image shifting device, image display, liquid crystal display, and projection image display
Patent Number: 7,277,140

Inventors: Kurita; Kazuhisa (Tokyo, JP), Onishi; Yoshihiko (Tokyo, JP), Uryu; Takuya (Tokyo, JP), Sagayama; Tomoki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Intake-air control device for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,275,517

Inventors: Kuroki; Takeshi (Kobe, JP)
Title: Pneumatic tire and method of manufacturing same
Patent Number: 9,138,953

Inventors: Kurosawa; Kazuhiko (Somerville, MA), Sinskey; Anthony John (Boston, MA)
Title: Production of triacylglycerides from renewable biomass using oleaginous microorganisms
Patent Number: 9,139,855

Inventors: Kuroyanagi; Tooru (Anjo, JP), Yamaguchi; Tsuyoshi (Anjo, JP), Hashimoto; Shingo (Anjo, JP), Kido; Takahiro (Anjo, JP)
Title: Motor manufacturing process
Patent Number: 7,275,299

Inventors: Kurpinski; Christopher (Berkley, MI), Keeling; Thomas (Plymouth, MI), McBride; Justin (W. Bloomfield, MI), Wakamatsu; Toshihiro (W. Bloomfield, MI), Wiegand; Michael (Birmingham, MI)
Title: Vehicle power door control with passive entry
Patent Number: 8,022,808

Inventors: Kurtz; Anthony D. (Ridgewood, NJ), Kane; Adam (Morristown, NJ), Martin; Richard (Ridgewood, NJ)
Title: Stop assembly for a beam type load cell
Patent Number: 7,275,452

Inventors: Kusaka; Hiroya (Hyogo, JP), Sakaue; Shigeo (Osaka, JP), Uematsu; Michiharu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Automatic file transmission system
Patent Number: 8,023,007

Inventors: Kwak; Sung-Hoon (Daegu, KR)
Title: Method for generating digital interior map
Patent Number: 9,142,051

Inventors: Kwok; Ngai Mui Candy (Hong Kong, HK)
Title: Foldable chair
Patent Number: 9,138,059

Inventors: Kwon; Oh Nam (Yongin-si, KR), Nam; Seung Hee (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Printing plate, method of manufacturing of printing plate and liquid crystal display device using the same
Patent Number: 8,021,818

Inventors: Kwon; Soon-Sung (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Slidable mobile terminal having a slide module
Patent Number: 8,024,017

Inventors: Kwon; Sun Young (Gyeongsangbuk-do, KR), Shin; Jung Wook (Seoul, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display and driving method thereof
Patent Number: 8,022,919

Inventors: la Tendresse; Ingo (Koln, DE), Mueller; Holger (Koln, DE)
Title: Warning apparatus for a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 8,022,818

Inventors: Labhasetwar; Vinod D. (Cleveland, OH), Sahoo; Sanjeeb K. (Orissa, IN), Reddy; Maram K. (New Delhi, IN)
Title: Sustained-release nanoparticle compositions and methods using the same
Patent Number: 9,138,416

Inventors: Lahti; John L. (Marquette, MI), Moskwa; John J. (Madison, WI)
Title: Internal combustion engine control system
Patent Number: 7,275,426

Inventors: Lai; Yaw-Huey (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Card connector capable of detecting insertion of card
Patent Number: 7,275,944

Inventors: Lamm; Arnold (Elchingen, DE)
Title: Fuel cell system having at least one fuel cell
Patent Number: 8,021,792

Inventors: Lamoureux; Gary A. (Woodbury, CT), Matons; James (Newtown, CT), Johnston; Warren W. (Thomaston, CT), Bouffard; Matthew (Oakville, CT), Rice; Warren (Watertown, CT)
Title: Markers for use in brachytherapy and other radiation therapy that resist migration and rotation
Patent Number: 8,021,291

Inventors: Lan; Je-Hsiung (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method of dual-mode display
Patent Number: 8,023,169

Inventors: Lan; Je-Hsiung (Cupertino, CA), Zhou; Lixia (Milpitas, CA)
Title: ESD protection for MEMS display panels
Patent Number: 8,022,896

Inventors: Landry; Gary (Allen, TX), Stapleton; Norman Brent (Princeton, TX), Guenter; James K. (Garland, TX), Tatum; Jimmy A. (Plano, TX)
Title: Attenuated barrel selection algorithms
Patent Number: 7,275,878

Inventors: Lang; Frederick J. (Neenah, WI), Chang; Yihua (Portland, OR), Chen; Franklin M. (Portland, OR), Dellerman; Paige A. (Appleton, WI), Jackson; David M. (Roswell, GA), Johnson; Eric D. (Larsen, WI), Lindsay; Jeffrey D. (Appleton, WI), Mumick; Pavneet S. (Belle Mead, NJ), Pomplun; William S. (West End, NC), Rivera; Ligia A. (Appleton, WI), Schick; Kim G. (Menasha, WI), Schultz; Walter T. (Appleton, WI), Shah; Varsha K. (Menasha, WI), Soerens; Dave A. (Roswell, GA), Wang; Kenneth Y (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Ion-sensitive, water-dispersible polymers, a method of making same and items using same
Patent Number: 7,276,459

Inventors: Langlais; Brian James (Mississippi Mills, CA), Elkhazin; Akrum (Toronto, CA), Fanson; John (Ottawa, CA), Lynch; Bradley Robert (Ottawa, CA), Chu; Xi (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Two-stage non-linear filter for analog signal gain control in an OFDM receiver
Patent Number: 7,277,511

Inventors: Lariviere; Christiane (Montreal, CA), Feldman; Rebecca (Morristown, NJ), Weitzner; Lori (Madison, NJ)
Title: Compression-resistant sanitary napkin
Patent Number: 7,276,053

Inventors: Larsson; Johan (.ANG.rjang, SE), Larsson; Mathias (.ANG.rjang, SE)
Title: Guidepost extension
Patent Number: 9,140,103

Inventors: Lasser; Menahem (Kohav Yair, IL)
Title: Method of managing a multi-bit-cell flash memory
Patent Number: 8,024,509

Inventors: Lathim; Del (Pasco, WA)
Title: Feed dispenser apparatus
Patent Number: 9,137,967

Inventors: LaTrobe; Christopher W. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Authentication, security and/or marketing display kit for a precious gem and method
Patent Number: 9,139,315

Inventors: Laurent; Pierre-Andre (Bessancourt, FR)
Title: Doppler tracking method and device for a wide band modem
Patent Number: 8,023,596

Inventors: Lautzenhiser; Frans (Zionsville, IN), Dallas; James (Superior, CO)
Title: Ultrasonic identification of replaceable component for host system
Patent Number: 9,141,834

Inventors: Lautzenhiser; Frans (Zionsville, IN), Molz; Eric (Houston, TX), Matam; Mahesh (Zionsville, IN)
Title: Low frequency broad band ultrasonic transducers
Patent Number: 9,142,752

Inventors: Lavie; Ram (Haifa, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for liquid-liquid extraction
Patent Number: 8,021,554

Inventors: Lawrence; David (New York, NY)
Title: Bond issue risk management
Patent Number: 8,024,251

Inventors: Lazar; Aurel A. (New York, NY), Pnevmatikakis; Eftychios A. (New York, NY)
Title: Multi-input multi-output time encoding and decoding machines
Patent Number: 8,023,046

Inventors: Le; Travis Q. (Anaheim, CA)
Title: Point of sale transaction device
Patent Number: 9,141,949

Inventors: Leck; Thomas J. (Hockessin, DE), Hammel; Howard S. (Bear, DE)
Title: Compositions and methods for reducing fire hazard of flammable refrigerants
Patent Number: 8,021,569

Inventors: Ledford; Timothy Gerard (Chino, CA), Dodson; Steven O'toole (Kneeland, CA)
Title: Grip actuated vehicle control system
Patent Number: 8,022,568

Inventors: Lee; Choonjae (Seoul, KR), Lee; Sangwoon (Seoul, KR), Kim; Samsick (Seoul, KR), Lee; Minjeong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal and method of controlling mobile terminal
Patent Number: 9,141,273

Inventors: Lee; Dong Seung (Bridgewater, NJ), Belousov; Mikhail (Plainsboro, NJ), Armour; Eric A. (Pennington, NJ), Quinn; William E. (Whitehouse Station, NJ)
Title: Apparatus and method for batch non-contact material characterization
Patent Number: 8,022,372

Inventors: Lee; Dong-Hoon (Gyungsangbuk-Do, KR), Gu; Dong-Hyo (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Color filter substrate and method for fabricating thereof
Patent Number: 7,277,142

Inventors: Lee; Doo-Chan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Choi; Byeong-Chan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Na; One-Gyun (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Semiconductor memory device for performing repair operation
Patent Number: 9,142,325

Inventors: Lee; Gwang Soon (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Chan (Daejeon, KR), Yun; Kug Jin (Daejeon, KR), Shin; Hong Chang (Seoul, KR), Cheong; Won Sik (Daejeon, KR), Hur; Nam Ho (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving stereoscopic video
Patent Number: 9,143,757

Inventors: Lee; Hong-Jen (Taichung, TW)
Title: Hand tool part holding device
Patent Number: 9,138,890

Inventors: Lee; Jin-Yuan (Hsin-Chu, TW), Chen; Ying-Chih (Tainan, TW), Lin; Mou-Shiung (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method of wire bonding over active area of a semiconductor circuit
Patent Number: 9,142,527

Inventors: Lee; Joo-Hyeon (Yongin-si, KR), Chu; Chang-Woong (Suwon-si, KR), Park; Chang-Mo (Seoul, KR), Koo; Won-Hoe (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Organic light-emitting diode display device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,021,205

Inventors: Lee; Joseph C. (Fresno, CA)
Title: Wafer mobile phone platform system
Patent Number: 8,023,892

Inventors: Lee; Jung Won (Seoul, KR), Hong; Seok Yong (Jeon-ju, KR), Lim; Jeong Ho (Gunpo, KR)
Title: Sensor-integrated chip for CCD camera
Patent Number: 9,143,710

Inventors: Lee; Kuo-Chi (Taipei County, TW), Lin; Chin-Huang (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Card edge connector
Patent Number: 8,021,178

Inventors: Lee; Kyu Suk (Suwon-si, KR), Park; Hyun Soo (Seoul, KR), Park; Young Jin (Bucheon-si, KR)
Title: Electric power supply apparatus of electric apparatus
Patent Number: 9,143,006

Inventors: Lee; Kyung-Hee (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Ki-Huk (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; So-Young (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method for scanning data and electronic device thereof
Patent Number: 9,143,641

Inventors: Lee; Sang Kyun (Gwangju, KR), Yang; Yil Suk (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Apparatus for harvesting and storing piezoelectric energy and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 9,142,857

Inventors: Lee; Seon Uk (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Won Tae (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Yu Jin (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Woo Jae (Yongin-si, KR), Chae; Kyung-Tae (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 9,140,939

Inventors: Lee; Wen-Sung (Taichung, TW)
Title: Bicycle power generation device
Patent Number: 9,143,061

Inventors: Lee; Young-Je (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for deciding channel quality indicator in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,023,901

Inventors: Lee; Young-woo (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method, apparatus, and computer readable medium including computer readable code for erasing information recorded on a rewritable recording medium and medium resulting therefrom
Patent Number: 7,277,370

Inventors: Legallais; Yvon (Rennes, FR), Straub; Gilles (Acigne, FR), Vincent; Christophe (Gahard, FR)
Title: Method for isochronous resource management in a network based on hiperlan 2 technology
Patent Number: 7,277,402

Inventors: Leighton; Jeffrey A. (Halifax, PA)
Title: Modular lamp
Patent Number: 9,140,432

Inventors: Lejeune; Remi (Chatou, FR), Rigolet; Jean-Yves B. (Paris, FR)
Title: Generating vocal user interface code from a data meta-model
Patent Number: 9,142,213

Inventors: Lejon; Thomas (Vallentuna, SE), Rexberg; Leonard (Hasselby, SE)
Title: Dynamic range improvements of load modulated amplifiers
Patent Number: 8,022,759

Inventors: Lemons; Robert (Mission, TX)
Title: Alarm child car seat
Patent Number: 9,139,128

Inventors: Lenahan; Terrence A (Holly Springs, NC), Chiang; Kuang-wei (Allentown, PA)
Title: Methods and mechanisms for inserting metal fill data
Patent Number: 8,024,677

Inventors: Leon; John (Anaheim Hills, CA)
Title: Universal automated hands-free liquid dispenser pump
Patent Number: 9,138,109

Inventors: Leonard; Edward F. (Bronxville, NY), West; Alan C. (Tenafly, NJ), Shapley; Nina C. (New York, NY), Tang; Zhongliang (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods of blood-based therapies having a microfluidic membraneless exchange device
Patent Number: 8,021,318

Inventors: Levin; Tirosh (Hadera, IL), Alpert; Yaron (Hod Hasharoni, IL), Aswani; Chandru (Bangalore, IN), Zukerman; Gil (Hod-HaSharon, IL), Jha; Saket (Bangalore, IN), Rochberger; Haim (Tel Mond, IL)
Title: Methods and systems for multi-directional time preservation distribution in multi-communication core devices
Patent Number: 9,144,109

Inventors: Lewis; James (Uwchland, PA)
Title: Drywall joint compound applicator for seam and patch surfacing
Patent Number: 8,021,505

Inventors: Lewis; Michael (Maersta, SE)
Title: System and a method for constructing and deconstructing data packets
Patent Number: 8,023,496

Inventors: Li; An-Hu (Commack, NY), Steinig; Arno G. (East Northport, NY), Kleinberg; Andrew (East Meadow, NY), Weng; Qinghua (West Islip, NY), Mulvihill; Mark J. (East Northport, NY), Wang; Jing (Syosset, NY), Chen; Xin (Commack, NY), Wang; Ti (Evanston, IL), Dong; Hanqing (Syosset, NY), Jin; Meizhong (Dix Hills, NY)
Title: Furo[3,2-C]pyridines
Patent Number: 8,022,206

Inventors: Li; Changqing (Bloomington, IN), Shi; Baiming (Hangzhou, CN)
Title: Clip apparatus for ligature of living tissue
Patent Number: 9,138,234

Inventors: Li; Gang (Shenzhen, CN), Jin; Yu (Shenzhen, CN), Liu; Sheng (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Estimation method of flat fading channel in CDMA communication system and apparatus for the same
Patent Number: 7,277,472

Inventors: Li; Haifeng (Beijing, CN), Yang; Bin (Beijing, CN), Ma; Shixiong (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method for frequency-modulation screening using error diffusion based on dual-feedback
Patent Number: 8,023,152

Inventors: Li; Sai-Ping (Taipei, TW), Wang; Sun-Chong (Taipei, TW)
Title: Reconstruction of gene networks and calculating joint probability density using time-series microarray, and a downhill simplex method
Patent Number: 8,024,277

Inventors: Li; Xi (Somers, NY), Arndt; Russell H. (Fishkill, NY), Cheng; Kangguo (Guilderland, NY), Henry; Richard O. (Newburgh, NY), Li; Jinghong H. (Poughquag, NY)
Title: Bottle-shaped trench capacitor with enhanced capacitance
Patent Number: 8,021,945

Inventors: Li; Xia (San Diego, CA), Lee; Kangho (San Diego, CA), Chen; Wei-Chuan (Taipei, TW), Lu; Yu (San Diego, CA), Park; Chando (San Diego, CA), Kang; Seung Hyuk (San Diego, CA)
Title: Magnetic tunnel junction and method for fabricating a magnetic tunnel junction
Patent Number: 9,142,762

Inventors: Li; Yebo (Wooster, OH), Zhou; Yuguang (Beijing, CN)
Title: Methods for producing polyols using crude glycerin
Patent Number: 8,022,257

Inventors: Liang; Peng (Nashville, TN), Cho; Yong-Jig (Brentwood, TN)
Title: Tumor suppressor killin
Patent Number: 9,140,705

Inventors: Liang; Ting-Wei (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Clipping structure and key module
Patent Number: 9,143,591

Inventors: Liao; Su-Chang (Taichung, TW), Liao; Di-Shun (Taichung, TW)
Title: Bicycle light assembly
Patent Number: 9,139,245

Inventors: Lightstone; Michael L. (Fremont, CA), Eckart; Stefan (Munich, DE)
Title: Method for video format detection
Patent Number: 7,277,581

Inventors: Likura; Fumi (Shinagawa, JP), Watanabe; Yukihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Matsumoto; Yasuhide (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Failure detection method and failure detection system
Patent Number: 9,141,452

Inventors: Lim; Dongguk (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Dongcheol (Anyang-si, KR), Jang; Jiwoong (Anyang-si, KR), Cho; Hangyu (Anyang-si, KR), Kang; Jiwon (Anyang-si, KR), Park; Sungho (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for estimating a location of a mobile station in a wireless local area network
Patent Number: 9,143,971

Inventors: Lim; Seung-Geun (Seoul, KR), Joo; Won-Seok (Seoul, KR), Kim; Sung-Min (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Portable electronic device
Patent Number: 8,024,016

Inventors: Limberg; Allen LeRoy (Port Charlotte, FL)
Title: Iterative-diversity COFDM broadcasting with improved shaping gain
Patent Number: 9,143,375

Inventors: Limberg; Allen LeRoy (Port Charlotte, FL)
Title: COFDM broadcast systems employing turbo coding
Patent Number: 9,143,785

Inventors: Lin; Chen-Wei (Taichung, TW)
Title: Open wrench
Patent Number: 9,138,874

Inventors: Lin; Chien-Liang (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Computing device and method for processing system events of computing device
Patent Number: 9,141,464

Inventors: Lin; Meng-Hsueh (Banciao, TW), Wu; Chang-long (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Apparatus and method for converting groove/land polarity upon groove/land track change on optical medium
Patent Number: 8,023,370

Inventors: Lin; Ming-Kuen (Taisi Township, Yunlin County, TW)
Title: Zoom lens and image acquisition apparatus incorporating the same
Patent Number: 7,277,236

Inventors: Lin; Mou-Shiung (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Top layers of metal for high performance IC's
Patent Number: 8,022,545

Inventors: Lin; Mou-Shiung (Hsin-Chu, TW), Lee; Jin-Yuan (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Integrated circuit and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 8,022,552

Inventors: Lin; Tzyy-Pyng (Taipei, TW)
Title: Secure device for a heat dissipating component
Patent Number: 7,277,290

Inventors: Lin; Yuan-Shiang (New Taipei, TW), Tsai; Chien-Hung (New Taipei, TW), Hung; An-Chen (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Injection molding module having a runner changing a flow direction of plastic material fed into an inlet thereof
Patent Number: 9,138,927

Inventors: Lindh; Lars E. (Helsinki, FI), Hugl; Klaus (Vienna, AT)
Title: Flexible extension of an information block
Patent Number: 9,144,067

Inventors: Lindner; Mark A. (Verona, CA), Kerger; Kameron N. (San Diego, CA), da Silva; Gabriel Moura (San Diego, CA)
Title: Requesting and providing acknowledgements to specific PTT talk spurts
Patent Number: 9,143,903

Inventors: Ling; Qiang (Pittsburgh, PA), Erden; Mehmet Fatih (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Compensating the effects of non-synchronous writing of erasable servo marks
Patent Number: 8,023,392

Inventors: Linnenbrink; Martin (Apensen, DE), Schulenburg; Jan Olaf (Uster, CH), Gutgsell; Michael (Uster, CH)
Title: Foam curable by heat
Patent Number: 9,139,682

Inventors: Liou; Joung-Wei (Jhudong Township, Hsinchu County, TW), Liu; Tsang-Yu (Kaoshiung, TW), Lin; Chien-Feng (Sanchong, TW), Chang; Cheng-Liang (Hsing-chu, TW), Chen; Ming-Te (Hsing-chu, TW), Lin; Chia-Hui (Dajia Township, Taichung County, TW), Tsai; Ying-Hsiu (Sihhu Township, Yunlin County, TW), Wu; Szu-An (Hsin-Chu, TW), Lee; Yin-Ping (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: High aspect ratio gap fill application using high density plasma chemical vapor deposition
Patent Number: 8,021,992

Inventors: Lipman; Justin (Shanghai, CN), Colby; Robert (Granite Bay, CA)
Title: Method and system for proximity and context based deduction of position for a GPS enable computing device
Patent Number: 9,143,894

Inventors: Lipton; Michael William (Brooklyn, NY), Gunneras; Mattias Hans (Brooklyn, NH), Zolty; Andrew Stephen (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Robotic smart sign system and methods
Patent Number: 9,142,151

Inventors: Little; Ronald J. (Spotsylvania, VA)
Title: Animal waste collection device
Patent Number: 9,139,970

Inventors: Liu; Chang-Li (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Method of manufacturing a keypad structure having a transparent keycap and keypad structure having a transparent keycap
Patent Number: 8,022,324

Inventors: Liu; Chih-Li (Taipei, TW), Huang; Jen-Min (Taipei, TW)
Title: Assembling machine and method
Patent Number: 9,138,972

Inventors: Liu; Hung-Wei (Saratoga Springs, NY), Sun; Zhiguo (Halfmoon, NY), Liu; Huang (Mechanicville, NY), Liu; Jin Ping (Ballston Lake, NY)
Title: Methods of fabricating defect-free semiconductor structures
Patent Number: 9,142,422

Inventors: Liu; Lin-Shih (Fremont, CA), Chan; Mark T. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Programmable logic device memory elements with elevated power supply levels
Patent Number: 7,277,351

Inventors: Liu; Yanxiang (Glenville, NY), Chi; Min-hwa (Malta, NY), Mittal; Anurag (Wappinger Falls, NY)
Title: Embedded selector-less one-time programmable non-volatile memory
Patent Number: 9,142,316

Inventors: Liu; Ye (Beijing, CN), Duan; Junxin (Beijing, CN), Tang; Lan (Beijing, CN)
Title: Polypeptides having endoglucanase activity and polynucleotides encoding same
Patent Number: 9,139,823

Inventors: Liu; Yongqiang (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Yanfeng (Beijing, CN), Xia; Yong (Beijing, CN)
Title: Methods, device and system for access point facilitated fast handoff
Patent Number: 8,023,468

Inventors: Lobmaier; Markus (Vienna, AT)
Title: Secure element for mobile network services
Patent Number: 9,143,930

Inventors: Long; Andrew Mark (Appleton, WI), Weber; Shirlee Ann (Neenah, WI), Van Handel; Jessica Sara (Menasha, WI), Berg; Brooke Ashley (Neenah, WI), Nhan; Davis Dang Hoang (Appleton, WI), Tippey; Darold Dean (Brunswick, GA)
Title: Wetness indicator with hydrophanous element for an absorbent article
Patent Number: 9,138,356

Inventors: Lotfi; Ashraf W. (Bridgewater, NJ), Wilkowski; Mathew (Nazareth, PA), Weld; John D. (Ledgewood, NJ)
Title: Encapsulated package for a magnetic device
Patent Number: 7,276,998

Inventors: Lotz; Michael (Longmont, CO), Dennison; Carl (Longmont, CO)
Title: Quality checks for printed pages using target images that are generated external to a printer
Patent Number: 9,143,628

Inventors: Lu; Ning (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Method, system, and computer program product for modeling resistance of a multi-layered conductive component
Patent Number: 9,141,733

Inventors: Lu; Sheng-Nan (Shulin, TW), Chien; Hsiang-Chi (Shulin, TW), Chen; Chia-Hsiang (Shulin, TW)
Title: Pivot device
Patent Number: 7,275,286

Inventors: Lubomirsky; Dmitry (Cupertino, CA), Rasheed; Muhammad M. (Fremont, CA), Yieh; Ellie Y. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for excimer curing
Patent Number: 8,022,377

Inventors: Luft; David A. (Northport, NY), Thapa; Sarad (Commack, NY), Gandham; Venkatesh (Andhra Pradesh, IN)
Title: System and method for installing software
Patent Number: 8,024,430

Inventors: Lugt; Pieter Martin (Vianen, NL), Ioannides; Eusthatios (Zeist, NL), Wikstrom; Ingrid Victoria (Gunnilse, SE), Tripp; John Howard (Bilthoven, NL), Dumont; Marie-Laure (Ijsselstein, NL), Gabelli; Antonio (Ijsselstein, NL), Jacod; Benoit Clement (Nieuwegein, NL)
Title: Rolling element bearing having starved lubrication conditions
Patent Number: 7,275,319

Inventors: Luinstra; Gerrit (Hamburg, DE), Becker; Florian (Mannheim, DE), Muller; Matthias (Pfungstadt, DE), Meckelnburg; Dirk (Limburgerhof, DE), Assmann; Jens (Mannheim, DE)
Title: Copolymers of para-alpha dimethylstyrene and thermoplastic compositions
Patent Number: 8,022,146

Inventors: Luke; John George (Bristol, GB), Sleeman; Richard (Bristol, GB)
Title: Transport roller suspension
Patent Number: 7,275,636

Inventors: Lund; Jeffrey Bruce (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Method to improve efficiency of PCD leaching
Patent Number: 9,138,865

Inventors: Lund; Martin (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Method and system for providing synchronous running encoding and encryption
Patent Number: 8,024,558

Inventors: Lundgren; Gert Magnus (Chula Vista, CA)
Title: Vertical takeoff and landing roadable vehicle
Patent Number: 9,139,299

Inventors: Ma; Guokai (Shanghai, CN), Jin; Yihua (Shanghai, CN), Lavery; Daniel M. (Cupertino, CA), Li; Jianhui (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Method and apparatus to schedule store instructions across atomic regions in binary translation
Patent Number: 9,141,362

Inventors: Ma; Hao-Yun (Tu-Cheng, TW), McHugh; Robert G. (Golden, CO)
Title: Electrical connector having a securing member for preventing axial sliding of a lever
Patent Number: 7,275,950

Inventors: Ma; Hongwei (Beijing, CN)
Title: Light sensitive initiator integrated polydimethylsiloxane
Patent Number: 8,022,157

Inventors: Ma; Jian (Carlsbad, CA), Hong; John Hyunchul (San Clemente, CA), Wen; Bing (Poway, CA)
Title: Annulus scattering diffuser for display with reflective surface
Patent Number: 9,140,830

Inventors: Ma; Jun (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image formation apparatus, image formation system and image formation method
Patent Number: 9,141,894

Inventors: Ma; Yong (Nanchang, CN), Fu; Pingping (Nanchang, CN), Li; Fan (Nanchang, CN), Liang; Liang (Nanchang, CN), Yu; Pengfei (Nanchang, CN), Li; Wenjun (Nanchang, CN)
Title: Highly available server system based on cloud computing
Patent Number: 9,141,491

Inventors: Maddox; David R. (Ringgold, GA)
Title: Drive link system and tufting machines comprising same
Patent Number: 9,139,943

Inventors: Maebashi; Takanori (Kisarazu, JP), Miyakawa; Nobuaki (Niiza, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,022,525

Inventors: Maeda; Hiroaki (Kawasaki, JP), Ono; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP), Okazaki; Yousuke (Kawasaki, JP), Honda; Hirotake (Kawasaki, JP), Ezuka; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Amplifier failure detection apparatus
Patent Number: 8,022,763

Inventors: Magana; Jesus (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Agent delivery catheter having articulating arms
Patent Number: 8,021,332

Inventors: Maggenti; Mark A. (San Diego, CA), Crockett; Douglas M. (San Diego, CA), Rosen; Eric C. (San Deigo, CA), Kalantri; Sacchindra K. G. (New Delhi, IN)
Title: System for collecting billable information in a group communication network
Patent Number: 9,143,484

Inventors: Mahenthiralingam; Eshwar (Cardiff, GB)
Title: Antimicrobial agent and method for the production thereof
Patent Number: 9,138,447

Inventors: Maison; Benoit (Wavre, BE), Hill; Andy (San Jose, CA), Hermans; Laurent (Borsbeek, BE), Nijs; Frans (Leopoldsburg, BE), Van Gils; Karel (Blanden, BE), Wouters; Christophe (Balen, BE)
Title: Apparatus and method for three dimensional inspection of wafer saw marks
Patent Number: 9,140,546

Inventors: Maki; Yoichiro (Nagano-ken, JP), Narusawa; Hideyuki (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Image processing system and image processing method
Patent Number: 8,023,158

Inventors: Malkin; Peter K. (Hawthorne, NY), Martino; Jacquelyn A. (Cold Spring, NY), Matchen; Paul M. (Bethel, CT), Wagstrom; Patrick (White Plains, NY)
Title: Event scheduler based on real-time analytics and business rules
Patent Number: 9,141,942

Inventors: Malladi; Durga Prasad (San Diego, CA)
Title: Blind decoding of uplink control channels
Patent Number: 9,143,281

Inventors: Mallick; Satya P. (San Diego, CA), Qiao; Hui (San Diego, CA), Kriegman; David (San Diego, CA)
Title: System and method for changing hair color in digital images
Patent Number: 9,142,054

Inventors: Malmqvist; Magnus (Uppsala, SE), Roos; Hakan (Uppsala, SE), Sjolander; Stefan (Uppsala, SE), Tidare; Mattias (Uppsala, SE), Sjodin; Hakan (Knivsta, SE), Stalberg; Ralph (Telemark, NO)
Title: Method and device for laminar flow on a sensing surface
Patent Number: 8,021,626

Inventors: Malnou; Dominique (Poey de Lescar, FR)
Title: Isolating valve
Patent Number: 9,140,410

Inventors: Mammen; Neil (San Jose, CA), Thomas; Mammen (San Jose, CA), Agarwal; Sanjay (San Jose, CA), Ninan; M. Varghese (San Jose, CA)
Title: Packet classification method
Patent Number: 7,277,437

Inventors: Mandyam; Giridhar D. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Graceful degradation of websocket connections to nonpersistent HTTP-based communications
Patent Number: 9,143,550

Inventors: Manuel-Devadoss; Johnson (Chennai, IN)
Title: Method and system to provide a non-free digital event content from the content provider to the computing device users
Patent Number: 9,143,815

Inventors: Marcinkevicius; Andrius (Ann Arbor, MI), Fermann; Martin E. (Dexter, MI)
Title: Ultra-high power parametric amplifier system at high repetition rates
Patent Number: 8,023,538

Inventors: Marissal; Daniel (Casteau, BE), Van Breuseghem; Philip (Temse, BE), Walworth; Brent R. (Sint-Niklaas, BE)
Title: Process for introduction of liquid feeds to a polymerization process
Patent Number: 9,139,673

Inventors: Martellotti; James R. (Tustin, CA)
Title: Latch to the core fastener
Patent Number: 9,140,280

Inventors: Martin Regalado; Josep (Milan, IT), Batlle I Ferrer; Josep Maria (Milan, IS), Vidal Casanas; Josep Oriol (Milan, IT)
Title: Submarine optical communications cables and processes for the manufacturing thereof
Patent Number: 9,140,868

Inventors: Martin; Dennis V. (Hershey, PA), Fisher; Charles R. (Hershey, PA)
Title: Hand strap entry device
Patent Number: 7,275,768

Inventors: Martin; Michael Anthony (Artarmon, AU), Wong; Nathan (Kensington, AU)
Title: Compressing page descriptions while preserving high quality
Patent Number: 8,024,655

Inventors: Martin; Peter (Haiku, HI), Engelman; Michael G. (Pukalani, HI), Chao; Calvin (Cupertino, CA), Hsieh; Teu Chiang (Fremont, CA), Pender; Milan (Kihei, HI)
Title: Image sensor with microcrystalline germanium photodiode layer
Patent Number: 7,276,749

Inventors: Martin; Terry (Duncan, SC)
Title: Device for mounting electronic monitoring components to a tire
Patent Number: 7,275,427

Inventors: Martinis; Jorge M. (Caracas, VE), Valera; Maria E. (Caracus, VE), Velasquez; Jose R. (Los Teques, VE), Carrasquel; Angel R. (Los Teques, VE)
Title: Hydrogenation catalyst with improved textural properties
Patent Number: 8,022,008

Inventors: Martwick; Andrew W. (Portland, OR), Fletcher; Terry (Rancho Cordova, CA)
Title: Correcting double-bit burst errors using a low density parity check technique
Patent Number: 9,141,466

Inventors: Maruyama; Shigeyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Nishino; Toru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Electrical connecting method
Patent Number: 7,276,924

Inventors: Mashitani; Ken (Neyagawa, JP), Hamagishi; Goro (Toyonaka, JP)
Title: Stereoscopic image processing and display system
Patent Number: 7,277,121

Inventors: Masliah; Eliezer (San Diego, CA), Rockenstein; Edward (Chula Vista, CA), Mallory, legal representative; Hersey (Encinitas, CA), Mallory, deceased; Margaret (Encinitas, CA)
Title: Transgenic animals, cell lines derived therefrom, and methods for screening for anti-amyloidogenic agents
Patent Number: 7,276,643

Inventors: Masuda; Masaaki (Kitasaku-gun, JP)
Title: Work supply apparatus and machine tool provided with the work supply apparatus
Patent Number: 9,138,810

Inventors: Masuda; Noriyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Measuring apparatus and measuring method
Patent Number: 9,140,734

Inventors: Mater; Dennis L. (Glen Allen, VA), Hawkins; Steve (Midlothian, VA)
Title: Fluid flow filter and method of making and using
Patent Number: 8,021,466

Inventors: Mateu; Juan (Oak Ridge, NJ), Cheng; Guang Yu (Neshanic Sta., NJ), Cernasov; Domnica (Ringwood, NJ), Macchio; Ralph (Sparta, NJ), Pallarca; Blanca (Bayonne, NJ)
Title: Cosmetic gel product on the basis of oils and gelling agents
Patent Number: 8,021,674

Inventors: Mathur; Vaibhav (San Diego, CA), Patel; Biren (San Diego, CA), Devara; Kavitha Vallari (La Jolla, CA), Lindner; Mark Aaron (Superior, CO)
Title: Wireless communication device having dynamically escalated media transmission handling
Patent Number: 8,023,982

Inventors: Matsuhiro; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Yoshihara; Yoshihiro (Niigata, JP), Maruyama; Hiroshi (Niigata, JP)
Title: Stereoscopic image display apparatus
Patent Number: 9,142,176

Inventors: Matsui; Hideki (Kahoku, JP)
Title: Storage device, control device and data protection method
Patent Number: 9,141,485

Inventors: Matsumoto; Kosei (Yokohama, JP), Moriya; Toshio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Environment map generating apparatus, environment map generating method, and environment map generating program
Patent Number: 8,023,727

Inventors: Matsumoto; Toshiya (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,859

Inventors: Matsumoto; Yoichi (Kanagawa, JP), Yamamoto; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP), Urakami; Seigou (Kanagawa, JP), Kikuchi; Aya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Radial needle-like roller bearing and pinion shaft
Patent Number: 7,276,012

Inventors: Matsumura; Toshihiro (Yasu-gun, JP), Miyashita; Kazuya (Moriguchi, JP)
Title: Chrominance signal demodulation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,277,134

Inventors: Matsunoshita; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Generating background image information for copy prohibition and copy prohibition release
Patent Number: 8,023,127

Inventors: Matsuoka; Hirochika (Koto-ku, JP)
Title: Color processing method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,149

Inventors: Matsutani; Atsushi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus and imaging method
Patent Number: 8,022,998

Inventors: Matsuyama; Akihiko (Shizuoka, JP), Naruse; Mitsuru (Shizuoka, JP), Nonogaki; Masayasu (Shizuoka, JP), Hakiri; Minoru (Shizuoka, JP), Katoh; Keita (Shizuoka, JP), Nagai; Kazukiyo (Shizuoka, JP), Koizuka; Yuusuke (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Ink composition, recording method, printed matter, ink cartridge, and inkjet recording device
Patent Number: 9,139,749

Inventors: Matsuzawa; Minoru (Tokyo, JP), Yoshida; Tatsuro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Substrate supporting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,275,749

Inventors: Matsuzawa; Takahiro (Hachioji, JP), Tomotake; Atsushi (Hino, JP), Nakazawa; Kenzo (Sakai, JP), Sugihara; Miyako (Hino, JP)
Title: Inkjet recording method and inkjet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,275,806

Inventors: Matthews; Stephen Daniel (Navarre, FL)
Title: Method of producing a petroleum substitute by the extraction of wood or tree material
Patent Number: 9,139,789

Inventors: Maugham; Christopher Matthew (Lake Worth, FL)
Title: Golf glove magnetic attachment adaptor
Patent Number: 9,138,624

Inventors: Maurer; Stefan (Ludwigshafen, DE), Muller; Ulrich (Neustadt, DE), Swaminathan; Vijay Narayanan (Mumbai, IN), Hindalekar; Shrirang Bhikaji (Barivalli, IN), Pandya; Amal (Mumbai, IN)
Title: Acetylene bridged linkers and metal-organic frameworks (MOFs) produced thereof
Patent Number: 9,139,600

Inventors: Maxwell; Ian Andrew (Five Dock, AU), Kukulj; Dax (Summer Hill, AU), Charters; Robert Bruce (Palmerston, AU)
Title: Planar waveguide with patterned cladding and method for producing same
Patent Number: 8,021,900

Inventors: McAllister, Jr.; Larry B. (Spartanburg, SC), Schwark; Dwight W. (Simpsonville, SC), Boyter; Larry W. (Duncan, SC), Childress; Blaine C. (Inman, SC)
Title: Polymeric film with low blocking and high slip properties
Patent Number: 8,021,760

Inventors: McCarthy; Wil (Lakewood, CO), Snyder; Gary E (Edgewood, WA)
Title: Fiber incorporating quantum dots as programmable dopants
Patent Number: 7,276,432

Inventors: McCord; Richard G. (Louisville, KY), McCord; Thomas G. (St. Louis, MO)
Title: Vapor generating and recovery apparatus
Patent Number: 7,276,138

Inventors: McCoskey; William R. (Bothell, WA), Johnson; Richard N. (Anacortes, WA), Renton; W. James (Kent, WA)
Title: Operational ground support system
Patent Number: 7,275,715

Inventors: McCracken; Thaddeus C. (Portland, OR), Jarosz; Joseph P. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Methods, systems, and articles of manufacture for providing evolving information in generating a physical design with custom connectivity using force models and design space decomposition
Patent Number: 9,141,743

Inventors: McDowell; Gary D. (Albany, OR), Krueger; Brett R. (Lebanon, OR)
Title: Abrasive cutting tool and cutting method
Patent Number: 9,138,868

Inventors: McElroy; Alan Wayne (Bellevue, WA), Parrish; Thomas P. (Spokane, WA), Birr; Kelly (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Altering card-issuer interchange categories
Patent Number: 8,024,268

Inventors: McEneaney; Kimberly (Villas, NJ)
Title: Fingertip protecting device
Patent Number: 8,021,315

Inventors: McIntyre; Charles Rupert (Stirlingshire, GB), Cuthbertson; Gary (Stirlingshire, GB), Godfrey; Peter Mark (Stirlingshire, GB)
Title: Process for manufacturing inks and pigment formulations and ink jet inks made by the process
Patent Number: 8,021,473

Inventors: McKee; Philip R. (Frisco, TX), Winkelmann; Earl R. (Garland, TX), Smith; Scott Stuart (Richardson, TX), VanLanen; Lee Thomas (McKinney, TX)
Title: High-speed cooking oven with optimized cooking efficiency
Patent Number: 8,022,341

Inventors: McKenzie; Ian F. C. (Brunswick, AU), Apostolopoulos; Vasso (St. Albans, AU), Pietersz; Geoffrey A. (Greensborough, AU)
Title: Compositions for immunotherapy and uses thereof
Patent Number: 8,021,667

Inventors: McKenzie; James Stuart (Falmouth, GB), Zoorob; Majd (Southampton, GB), Lee; Thomas David Matthew (Bassingstoke, GB)
Title: Tunable colour LED module
Patent Number: 9,142,711

Inventors: McMillen; Timothy R. (Tyrone, PA), Romito; Matthew A. (State College, PA)
Title: Quick-attaching ceiling leak diverter devices
Patent Number: 9,140,277

Inventors: Meadows; Vernon (Lilburn, GA), Koval; Joseph Paul (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Travel route system and method
Patent Number: 8,024,111

Inventors: Medina; Alberto (Stafford, VA)
Title: Self and manually adjustable exercise device
Patent Number: 9,138,608

Inventors: Meier; Virgil B. (Freeport, IL)
Title: Universal container holder and means for application
Patent Number: 9,138,043

Inventors: Meijer; Eric (Mercer Island, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for employing tagged types in a dynamic runtime environment
Patent Number: 8,024,704

Inventors: Mendiratta; Sanjeev Kumar (Gujarat, IN), Saraswat; Vibhor (Gujarat, IN), Patel; Pankaj R. (Gujarat, IN)
Title: Process for preparing human G-CSF
Patent Number: 8,021,862

Inventors: Merkel; Michael (Dusseldorf, DE), Wilke; Karl-Heinz (Moers, DE), Lehner; Peter (Houston, TX), Lago; Andre (Hamburg, DE), Dieterich; Erwin (Koln, DE)
Title: Process for preparing aromatic amines
Patent Number: 9,139,510

Inventors: Merschaert; Alain (Brussels, BE), Szczepaniak; Christophe Joseph (Brussels, BE), Hamann; Joerg (Cologne, DE), Kanzler; Ralf (Leverkusen, DE)
Title: Process for preparing lacosamide
Patent Number: 9,139,513

Inventors: Metz; Matthew V. (Hillsboro, OR), Doczy; Mark L. (Meridian, ID), Dewey; Gilbert (Hillsboro, OR), Kavalieros; Jack (Portland, OR)
Title: Methods for fabricating PMOS metal gate structures
Patent Number: 8,021,940

Inventors: Metzner; Hubert (Marburg, DE), Gronski; Peter (Marburg, DE), Dickneite; Gerhard (Marburg, DE), Kroez; Monika (Lahntal, DE)
Title: Tissue glue with improved antiadhesive properties
Patent Number: 7,276,235

Inventors: Meyer; Joerg (Heusenstamm, DE), Nies; Berthold (Fraenkisch-Crumbach, DE), Dard; Michel (Seeheim-Jugenheim, DE), Hoelzemann; Guenter (Seeheim-Jugenheim, DE), Kessler; Horst (Schwalbach, DE), Kantlehner; Martin (Freising, DE), Hersel; Ulrich (Erlabrunn, DE), Gibson; Christoph (Ihringen, DE), Sulyok; Gabor (Munich, DE)
Title: Peptide and peptide mimetic derivatives with integrin-inhibitors properties II
Patent Number: 7,276,482

Inventors: Meyersweissflog; Stefan (Rudelzhausen, DE)
Title: Magnetic field sensitive sensor
Patent Number: 8,022,693

Inventors: Micali; Silvio (Brookline, MA), Libin; Phil (Cambridge, MA), Volbright; Brandon (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Efficient and secure data currentness systems
Patent Number: 9,143,330

Inventors: Michelson; Gary Karlin (Venice, CA)
Title: Anatomic spinal implant having anatomic bearing surfaces
Patent Number: 8,021,430

Inventors: Mier-Langner; Alejandro (Providence, RI), Kuchar; James E. (Fall River, MA), Gosnell; Robert S. (Scituate, MA)
Title: Par track light with internal wire way
Patent Number: 7,275,843

Inventors: Mikami; Junya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Receiving apparatus, receiving method, and non-transitory computer readable storage medium
Patent Number: 9,143,284

Inventors: Miki; Shinichiro (Osaka, JP), Takahama; Koichi (Hyogo, JP), Kinugawa; Kensaku (Nara, JP), Hashimoto; Kazuhito (Tokyo, JP), Sunada; Kayano (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Visible light-responsive photocatalyst coating material, coated article, allergen inactivation method
Patent Number: 9,138,734

Inventors: Milburn; Andrew (Los Angeles, CA), Hajdu; Thomas (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Concert server incorporating front-end and back-end functions to cooperate with an app to provide synchronized messaging to multiple clients
Patent Number: 9,143,564

Inventors: Miles; Mark W. (Atlanta, GA), Arbuckle; Brian W. (Danville, CA), Bita; Ion (San Jose, CA), Kothari; Manish (Cupertino, CA), Brinkley; Patrick F. (San Mateo, CA), Xu; Gang (Cupertino, CA), Khonsari; Nassim (Redwood City, CA), Griffiths; Jonathan C. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Printable static interferometric images
Patent Number: 8,023,191

Inventors: Miller, III; Harlan (Fort Myers, FL), Meichel; George (Fort Myers, FL), Legere; Edward (Lake Worth, FL), Malkiel; Edwin (Naples, FL), Woods; Robert Paul (Naples, FL), Ashley; Oliver (Fort Myers, FL), Katz; Joseph (Baltimore, MD), Ward; Jason (Fort Myers, FL), Petersen; Paul (West Palm Beach, FL)
Title: Magnetically coupled system for mixing
Patent Number: 9,139,805

Inventors: Miller, III; William V. (South Riding, VA), Miller; Gary M. (Kearneysville, WV), Corp; David O. (Clifton, VA)
Title: Method for extending ethernet over twisted pair conductors and to the telephone network and plug-in apparatus for same employing standard mechanics
Patent Number: 8,023,642

Inventors: Miller; Charles A. (Fremont, CA), Long; John M. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Closed-grid bus architecture for wafer interconnect structure
Patent Number: 7,276,922

Inventors: Miller; Seth Adrian (Englewood, CO)
Title: Carbon nanotube separation by reversible gelation
Patent Number: 9,139,437

Inventors: Millett; James A. (Huntington Beach, CA)
Title: D-scope aiming device
Patent Number: 9,140,521

Inventors: Milne; Dennis (Cambridge, CA), Bishop; Michael (Kitchener, CA)
Title: Optical fiber carrier
Patent Number: 9,140,871

Inventors: Minzoni; Alessandro (Morrisville, NC)
Title: Output circuit that turns off one of a first circuit and a second circuit
Patent Number: 7,277,335

Inventors: Miwa; Hiroshi (Fukuoka-shi, Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Method for preparing decorative glass using glass etching composition
Patent Number: 7,276,181

Inventors: Miyamoto; Hirohisa (Kamakura, JP), Tomimatsu; Norihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Shibuya; Nobuo (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Direct methanol fuel cell system, portable electronic appliance, and method of detecting an amount of liquid fuel remaining in direct methanol type fuel cell system
Patent Number: 7,276,303

Inventors: Miyamoto; Kohei (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and information processing system
Patent Number: 9,141,190

Inventors: Miyamoto; Masaki (Tokyo, JP), Azemoto; Shogo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Medical visible image generating method
Patent Number: 7,277,567

Inventors: Miyamoto; Yasuhiro (Kitakyushu, JP)
Title: Moving magnet type linear slider
Patent Number: 7,276,821

Inventors: Miyaoka; Hidekazu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Portable information terminal
Patent Number: 8,024,019

Inventors: Miyasako; Masakazu (Tokyo, JP), Wada; Koji (Tokyo, JP), Suenaga; Motoyasu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Control apparatus for an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,275,525

Inventors: Miyata; Katsumi (Aizuwakamatsu, JP), Watanabe; Eiji (Kawasaki, JP), Yoda; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,276,386

Inventors: Miyata; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP), Umino; Yukari (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Composition for acceleration of type I collagen production
Patent Number: 8,022,038

Inventors: Miyata; Yasuhito (Shiga, JP)
Title: Airbag device and motorcycle with the airbag device
Patent Number: 7,275,762

Inventors: Miyatake; Naoki (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Seizo (Kanagawa, JP), Imai; Shigeaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical scanning unit and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,277,212

Inventors: Miyatani; Kotaro (Yamanashi, JP), Kawamura; Kohei (Hillsboro, OR), Nozawa; Toshihisa (Hyogo, JP), Matsuoka; Takaaki (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Plasma processing method for forming a film and an electronic component manufactured by the method
Patent Number: 8,021,975

Inventors: Miyazaki; Hajime (Matsumoto, JP), Kawasumi; Kazuo (Chino, JP)
Title: Fluid transporter
Patent Number: 9,140,252

Inventors: Mizuno; Masayuki (Tokyo, JP), Ohashi; Keishi (Tokyo, JP), Nose; Koichi (Tokyo, JP), Nishi; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Light receiving circuit and digital system
Patent Number: 8,023,832

Inventors: Mizus; Irving (Chevy Chase, MD)
Title: System for access into bodily cavity
Patent Number: 9,138,253

Inventors: Mizushima; Takao (Niigata-ken, JP), Naito; Yutaka (Niigata-ken, JP), Aoki; Kazuo (Niigata-ken, JP), Kemmotsu; Hidetaka (Niigata-ken, JP), Watabe; Satoshi (Niigata-ken, JP)
Title: Coil-embedded dust core
Patent Number: 7,277,001

Inventors: Moehwald; Helmut (Annweiler, DE), Bock; Thorsten (Freiburg, DE), Muelhaupt; Rolf (Freiburg, DE)
Title: Catalytic process for the phosphonylation of high-temperature polymers
Patent Number: 8,022,165

Inventors: Moezzi Madani; Nariman (San Diego, CA), Mao; Jian (San Diego, CA), Goel; Vineet (Winter Park, FL)
Title: Computation reduced tessellation
Patent Number: 9,142,060

Inventors: Mohammed; Mansoor S. (Mission Viejo, CA), Dzidic; Natasa (San Clemente, CA), McCaskill; Christopher (Lake Elsinore, CA)
Title: Rapid comparative genomic hybridization using acoustic surface waves
Patent Number: 8,021,888

Inventors: Mohr; Markus (Dulmen, DE), Beyer; Christoph (Munster, DE)
Title: Plant and method for the production of cement clinker from cement raw material
Patent Number: 8,021,479

Inventors: Moir; Christopher I. (Malvern, GB)
Title: Gradiometer
Patent Number: 9,140,819

Inventors: Moll; Laurent (San Jose, CA), LeCler; Jean-Jacques (Antibes, FR), Boucard; Philippe (Le Chesnay, FR)
Title: System translation look-aside buffer with request-based allocation and prefetching
Patent Number: 9,141,556

Inventors: Monahan; Patrick J. (Gales Ferry, CT)
Title: Bondable fluoropolymer film as a water block/acoustic window for environmentally isolating acoustic devices
Patent Number: 7,276,839

Inventors: Monma; Atsuko (Tokyo, JP), Oishi; Kanji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Prevention of the propagation of jitters in a clock delay circuit
Patent Number: 7,276,950

Inventors: Monshouwer; Rene (Eindhoven, NL), Neijzen; Jacobus Hermanus Maria (Eindhoven, NL), Van Der Werf; Jan Evert (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Method of measuring overlay
Patent Number: 7,277,185

Inventors: Monson; John Joseph (League City, TX), Choi; Arnold Hee-Sur (The Hague, NL), Pilliod; Dana Lynn (League City, TX)
Title: Solvent quality control in extraction processes
Patent Number: 9,138,658

Inventors: Montagne; Xavier (Houilles, FR), Bedoiseau; Florent (Savigny sur Orge, FR)
Title: Configuration of reconfigurable interconnect portions
Patent Number: 8,024,170

Inventors: Moore, II; Bob M. (Nesbit, MS), Bhattacharjee; Himanshu (Memphis, TN), Mustafa; Suni (Memphis, TN)
Title: Tri-aryl/heteroaromatic cannabinoids and use thereof
Patent Number: 9,139,546

Inventors: Moore, Jr.; James L. (Carmel, CA), Provenzano; Louis (Monterey, CA)
Title: System and method for providing language interpretation
Patent Number: 8,023,626

Inventors: Morales; Kevin L. (Bourg, LA), Guidry, II; John L. (Cut Off, LA)
Title: Double-skin, low-profile, environmental, safety tank system
Patent Number: 7,275,651

Inventors: Morgan; Brian Carl (Ellicott City, MD)
Title: Dynamic imaging and/or identification apparatus and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,023,175

Inventors: Morgan; Dennis (Grove, CA)
Title: Method, apparatus and system for enabling a secure location-aware platform
Patent Number: 8,024,806

Inventors: Mori; Koji (Saitama, JP)
Title: Image processing device, image processing method, recording medium, and imaging device
Patent Number: 9,143,761

Inventors: Morikawa; Kunihiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Wheel drive system for independently driving right and left wheels of vehicle
Patent Number: 7,276,005

Inventors: Morita; Yoshihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical transmission circuit device
Patent Number: 7,275,876

Inventors: Moritzen; Klaus (Mohrendorf, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for protecting against buffer overrun attacks
Patent Number: 8,024,798

Inventors: Morris; Jeffrey M. (Buffalo Grove, IL), Wheeler; David C. (Barrington, IL)
Title: Cup lid apparatus
Patent Number: 7,275,652

Inventors: Moser; Manfred (Dachau, DE), Mysliwitz; Daniel (Munich, DE), Thalmann; Erwin (Villach, AT)
Title: Test apparatus and method for testing circuit units to be tested
Patent Number: 7,276,896

Inventors: Motegi; Masayuki (Yokohama, JP), Kato; Yasuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Ishii; Minami (Yokohama, JP), Nakamura; Takehiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Radio base station and user common data transmission method
Patent Number: 8,023,460

Inventors: Mower; Jacob (New York, NY), Englund; Dirk R. (New York, NY)
Title: Chip integrated single photon generation by active time multiplexing
Patent Number: 9,143,266

Inventors: Moyer; William C. (Dripping Springs, TX)
Title: Dynamic address-type selection control in a data processing system
Patent Number: 8,024,620

Inventors: Mueller; Christian (Rosenhein, DE)
Title: Adjustable test head docking apparatus
Patent Number: 7,276,895

Inventors: Mukhopadhyay; Snigdhendu S. (San Jose, CA), Rangarajan; Raja (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: System and method for creating and using unique packet preambles for data communication
Patent Number: 7,277,441

Inventors: Mukkara; Umasankar (Bangalore, IN), Xavier; Felix (Bangalore, IN), Balaram; Srivibhavan (Bangalore, IN), Bam; Shailesh (Chaitraban Bibvewadi, IN)
Title: Techniques for providing tenant based storage security and service level assurance in cloud storage environment
Patent Number: 9,141,785

Inventors: Muller; Michael (Medford, MA), Oral; Tolga (Arlington, MA), Schirmer; Andrew L. (Andover, MA)
Title: Inferring sensitive information from tags
Patent Number: 9,141,692

Inventors: Mullholand; Larry (Santa Paula, CA)
Title: Assistive walking device
Patent Number: 7,275,554

Inventors: Munoz; Michael (Waverly, MN), Solberg; Scott (Ramsey, MN)
Title: Mechanical honing of metallic tubing for soldering in a medical device construction
Patent Number: 8,021,311

Inventors: Murakami; Satoshi (Atsugi, JP), Ichijo; Mitsuhiro (Atsugi, JP), Asami; Taketomi (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Luminescent device and process of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,022,404

Inventors: Murakami; Tetsuya (Tokyo, JP), Nara; Nobuyoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Imamiya; Kenichi (Mie, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile memory device
Patent Number: 8,023,355

Inventors: Muraoka; Masashi (Osaka, JP), Fujita; Toshiyuki (Osaka, JP), Yoshie; Tomohisa (Osaka, JP), Kambara; Hironori (Osaka, JP)
Title: Fuel cell stack and electronic device provided with the same
Patent Number: 9,142,853

Inventors: Murase; Masana (Tokyo, JP), Shimizu; Shu (Tokyo, JP), Zhang; Gang (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Simulation execution method, program, and system
Patent Number: 9,141,732

Inventors: Murata; Yorikazu (Hadano, JP), Okamura; Yuji (Hadano, JP), Makino; Yosuke (Hadano, JP), Oda; Hiroyuki (Hadano, JP)
Title: Forging system for forging a valve
Patent Number: 9,138,802

Inventors: Muratsubaki; Masanori (Hachioji, JP), Saitoh; Akihito (Yokohama, JP), Igawa; Satoshi (Fujisawa, JP), Takiguchi; Takao (Chofu, JP), Okada; Shinjiro (Kamakura, JP)
Title: Benzo(GHI)fluoranthene derivative and organic light emitting device using the same
Patent Number: 8,021,766

Inventors: Murphy; William A. (Glace Bay, CA), Phillips; Jason (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Video analytics with burst-like transmission of video data
Patent Number: 9,143,739

Inventors: Na; Jeong-Hwan (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for transmitting group message in unicast network
Patent Number: 9,143,334

Inventors: Nagai; Atsushi (Nagoya, JP), Nakayama; Kazutaka (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Photosensitive conductive paste for transferring and photosensitive transfer sheet
Patent Number: 8,021,821

Inventors: Nagai; Ryoichi (Fukuoka, JP), Hashiguchi; Yukio (Fukuoka, JP), Izumi; Tetsuro (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Robot teaching system, robot teaching assistant device, robot teaching method, and computer-readable recording medium
Patent Number: 9,138,893

Inventors: Nagasawa; Masanori (Makinohara, JP)
Title: Socket
Patent Number: 9,142,929

Inventors: Nagashima; Fumio (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information equipment for detecting fall
Patent Number: 8,024,150

Inventors: Najman; Laurent Alain (Paris, FR)
Title: Skew detection
Patent Number: 7,277,600

Inventors: Nakagata; Shohei (Kawasaki, JP), Anan; Taizo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Video image feature generation system and video image feature generation method
Patent Number: 9,141,861

Inventors: Nakagawa; Takashi (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Therapeutic agent for glomerular disease
Patent Number: 8,022,086

Inventors: Nakagawa; Yoshihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Data transmission device and data transmission method
Patent Number: 9,143,205

Inventors: Nakajima; Kaori (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Voice input support program, voice input support device, and voice input support method
Patent Number: 8,023,666

Inventors: Nakajima; Setsuo (Kanagawa, JP), Arai; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,023,055

Inventors: Nakamoto; Hirofumi (Susono, JP)
Title: Liquid hydrophobic phase transition substance, and battery comprising same
Patent Number: 9,142,856

Inventors: Nakamura; Kentarou (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Objective lens, optical pickup apparatus, and optical information recording reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,388

Inventors: Nakamura; Tadahiro (Yokohama-shi, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus, method of controlling printing apparatus, and storage medium
Patent Number: 9,141,326

Inventors: Nakamura; Tadashi (Kanagawa, JP), Nakajima; Tomohiro (Tokyo, JP), Imai; Shigeaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,166

Inventors: Nakanishi; Makoto (Toyota, JP)
Title: Impact absorbing member for vehicle
Patent Number: 9,139,146

Inventors: Nakano; Tsuyoshi (Ichihara, JP), Hata; Masahiko (Tsuchiura, JP)
Title: Compound semiconductor epitaxial substrate and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,022,440

Inventors: Nakashima; Harue (Atsugi, JP), Kawakami; Sachiko (Isehara, JP), Kumaki; Daisuke (Tokamachi, JP), Seo; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Ikeda; Hisao (Atsugi, JP), Sakata; Junichiro (Atsugi, JP), Iwaki; Yuji (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Light emitting element and light emitting device
Patent Number: 9,142,783

Inventors: Nakashima; Masami (Kasugai, JP), Kato; Yoshiharu (Kasugai, JP), Komura; Kazufumi (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device, refresh control method thereof, and test method thereof
Patent Number: 8,023,353

Inventors: Nakata; Yasuyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Storage device and method of accessing copy destination data
Patent Number: 9,141,293

Inventors: Nakatani; Takanobu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,021,041

Inventors: Nakayama; Masahiko (Kanagawa, JP), Akiyama; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical pickup apparatus and optical disk drive apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,386

Inventors: Nanda; Arun K. (Orlando, FL), Rossi; Nace (Singapore, SG), Singh; Ranbir (Singapore, SG)
Title: Robust shallow trench isolation structures and a method for forming shallow trench isolation structures
Patent Number: 8,022,481

Inventors: Narayanan; Kumaran (San Ramon, CA), Kwok; Peter (San Ramon, CA)
Title: No split virtual chassis based on pass through mode
Patent Number: 8,023,404

Inventors: Narui; Yoichi (Matsudo, JP), Nishida; Ikuo (Ebina, JP), Tanaka; Yoshiyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Miki; Hisahiro (Chigasaki, JP)
Title: Optical disc apparatus
Patent Number: 8,024,747

Inventors: Narushima; Kazuhiko (Kanagawa, JP), Yamagishi; Shigekazu (Kanagawa, JP), Hashimoto; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP), Ikeda; Ken (Kanagawa, JP), Ono; Masafumi (Kanagawa, JP), Ryu; Hinki (Kanagawa, JP), Kuroishi; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Abnormality detection frequency set when it is indicated that abnormality will occur
Patent Number: 8,024,622

Inventors: Nataro; James (Owings Mills, MD)
Title: Antibodies to novel proteins in enteroaggregative Escherichia coli (EAEC) useful for diagnosis and therapy of EAEC infections
Patent Number: 7,276,240

Inventors: Nath; Prem (Fort Lauderdale, FL), Basava; Venugopala R. (Highlands Ranch, CO), Kalla; Ajay Kumar (Centennial, CO), Shevchuk; Peter Alex (Arvada, CO), Misra; Mohan S. (Golden, CO)
Title: Machine and process for sequential multi-sublayer deposition of copper indium gallium diselenide compound semiconductors
Patent Number: 8,021,905

Inventors: Nath; Ujjual (Manhattan Beach, CA), Fletcher; William (Westlake Village, CA), Billett; Brian (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: In-car driver tracking device
Patent Number: 9,142,142

Inventors: Nazri; Gholam-Abbas (Bloomfield Hills, MI), Aymard; Luc M. A. (Amiens, FR), Oumellal; Yassine (Amiens, FR), Rougier; Aline Dominique (Amiens, FR), Tarascon; Jean-Marie (Amiens, FR)
Title: Preparation of hydrogen storage materials
Patent Number: 8,021,533

Inventors: Neenan; Michael A. (Plano, TX), Szymanski; Christopher G. (Willow Spring, NC), Crawford; Eric E. (Austin, TX)
Title: Linearized trans-impedance amplifiers
Patent Number: 8,022,771

Inventors: Nelle; Peter (Munich, DE), Stecher; Matthias (Munich, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method configured to lower thermal stresses
Patent Number: 8,021,929

Inventors: Nesci; Julian (Piara Waters, AU), Nesci; Suzanne (Piara Waters, AU), Khoury; Edward Joseph (Bateman, AU)
Title: Spice rack
Patent Number: 9,138,107

Inventors: Neumann; Christoph (Rennes, FR), Heen; Olivier (Domloup, FR), Maurice; Clementine (Rennes, FR), Onno; Stephane (Saint Gregoire, FR)
Title: Method and device for countering fingerprint forgery attacks in a communication system
Patent Number: 9,143,528

Inventors: Newman; Bruce M. (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: Multiple-bit, digital-to-analog converters and conversion methods
Patent Number: 8,022,850

Inventors: Ng; Choon Yong (Kawasaki, JP), Takagi; Kazutaka (Kawasaki, JP), Tomita; Naotaka (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,022,769

Inventors: Ng; Hwaliang (Singapore, SG)
Title: Method of forming a disc pack
Patent Number: 7,275,302

Inventors: Ngai; Samuel (San Francisco, CA), Levy; Ady (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Priori crack detection in solar photovoltaic wafers by detecting bending at edges of wafers
Patent Number: 8,023,110

Inventors: Nguyen; Brian (San Diego, CA), Lawrence; Douglas C. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Narrowband interference excision device
Patent Number: 7,277,475

Inventors: Nguyen; David (San Jose, CA), Nan; Nan (San Jose, CA), Ni; Jim Chin-Nan (San Jose, CA), Yu; Frank I-Kang (Palo Alto, CA), Ma; Abraham C. (Fremont, CA), Shen; Ming-Shiang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Extended USB plug, USB PCBA, and USB flash drive with dual-personality for embedded application with mother boards
Patent Number: 8,021,166

Inventors: Nguyen; Gia Van (Rossignol, BE), Morin; Sebastien (Bereldange, LU), Cambron; Anne-France Gabrielle Jeanne-Marie (Angelsberg, LU), Fraipont; Xavier Sebastien Beno t (Vielsalm, BE)
Title: Radial passenger tire with improved tread contour
Patent Number: 7,275,573

Inventors: Nguyen; Gia-Van (Rossignol, BE), Cambron; Anne-France Gabrielle Jeanne-Marie (Angelsberg, BE), Houba; Raymond Marie Joseph Ghislain (Vaux-sur-Sure, BE), Severens; Frank (Frassem/Arlon, BE)
Title: Method and mold for making tire with tie bar
Patent Number: 7,276,198

Inventors: Nguyen; Quang (San Diego, CA)
Title: Communication circuit for driving a plurality of devices
Patent Number: 8,023,280

Inventors: Nguyen; Ut T. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and system for reconfigurable pattern filtering engine
Patent Number: 8,023,409

Inventors: Niederriter; Edward F. (Fryburg, PA), Franklin; Shawn W. (Emlenton, PA)
Title: Lump breaker for mining machine
Patent Number: 9,140,120

Inventors: Nien; Shu-Han (Changhua County, TW)
Title: Bandgap reference circuit
Patent Number: 9,141,124

Inventors: Nigam; Indra B. (Tigard, OR), Muessig; Dirk (West Linn, OR), Kraetschmer; Hannes (West Linn, OR)
Title: Device, method and computer-readable storage medium for classifying atrial tachyarrhythmia
Patent Number: 8,024,031

Inventors: Niiya; Norimasa (Tachikawa, JP)
Title: Communication system and voice mail apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,625

Inventors: Nimon; Robert E. (Dallas, TX), Espenlaub; David E. (Dallas, TX), Dinha; Francis (San Ramon, CA), Yonan; James (Boulder, CO)
Title: System and method for multicast transmission
Patent Number: 9,143,333

Inventors: Nishi; Takanori (Koshi, JP), Kitano; Takahiro (Koshi, JP), Okumura; Katsuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Developing apparatus and developing method
Patent Number: 8,021,062

Inventors: Nishidate; Masahiro (Isesaki, JP)
Title: Spindle motor and disk drive device
Patent Number: 7,276,826

Inventors: Nishimura; Kazuto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Bandwidth control apparatus and bandwidth control method
Patent Number: 8,023,411

Inventors: Nishimura; Kazuto (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Relay apparatus and buffer control method
Patent Number: 9,143,453

Inventors: Nishimura; Naoki (Tokyo, JP), Saitoh; Kenji (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Image processing system, method and program for image sensing using plural image sensing devices, wirelessly transmitting plural image data and processing the image data
Patent Number: 7,277,125

Inventors: Nishimura; Shinya (Chiba, JP), Nakatani; Rintaro (Chiba, JP), Kinoshita; Ryoichi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Differential scanning calorimeter with a second heater
Patent Number: 7,275,862

Inventors: Nishiyama; Kimihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Error location specification method, error location specification apparatus and computer-readable recording medium in which error location specification program is recorded
Patent Number: 9,141,463

Inventors: Nishiyama; Yoshihide (Chino, JP)
Title: Press-fit sealed electronic component and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,276,667

Inventors: Nishizono; Masami (Tatsuno, JP)
Title: Semiconductor inspection apparatus and semiconductor inspection method
Patent Number: 9,141,499

Inventors: Nitta; Izumi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Layout evaluation apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,024,673

Inventors: Niwa; Takamasa (Hachioji, JP), Akamatsu; Hirotaka (Chofu, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus and printing method
Patent Number: 8,023,124

Inventors: Niwa; Takashi (Chiba, JP), Ichihara; Susumu (Chiba, JP), Jujo; Koichiro (Chiba, JP), Hoshina; Hiroyuki (Chiba, JP)
Title: Electroforming mold and method for manufacturing the same, and method for manufacturing electroformed component
Patent Number: 8,021,534

Inventors: Noguchi; Takayoshi (Tokyo, JP), Shishido; Kazunari (Yokohama, JP), Nakamura; Sho (Yokohama, JP), Hirahara; Atsushi (Kawasaki, JP), Tomita; Tatsuhiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Apparatus capable of executing printing on both surfaces of a continuous sheet and printing control method for executing printing on both surfaces of a continuous sheet
Patent Number: 9,138,984

Inventors: Noguchi; Toshihiro (Osaka, JP), Baba; Akemi (Minoh, JP), Hanada; Mitsuharu (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Medicament for treatment cancer
Patent Number: 9,139,658

Inventors: Nomura; Masatoshi (Fussa, JP)
Title: Heat insulating container
Patent Number: 8,021,622

Inventors: Nooren; Piet (Lake Jackson, TX)
Title: System and method for steering a trailer
Patent Number: 9,139,225

Inventors: Norbits; George T. (East Peoria, IL)
Title: Adjustable insert for a tire
Patent Number: 9,139,046

Inventors: Northcutt; James Donald (Cynthiana, KY)
Title: Boddy dollie
Patent Number: 7,275,752

Inventors: Northover; Stephen (Ottawa, CA), Quarti; Silenio (Kanata, CA)
Title: Adjusting left-to-right graphics to a right-to-left orientation or vice versa using transformations with adjustments for line width and pixel orientation
Patent Number: 8,023,771

Inventors: Nuber; Dirk (Frankfurt am Main, DE), Stroeder; Michael (Neu-Anspach, DE), Stockhausen; Werner (Bad Vilbel, DE), Formanek; Lothar (Frankfurt am Main, DE), Hirsch; Martin (Friedrichsdorf, DE), Beyzavi; Ali-Naghi (Frankfurt am Main, DE)
Title: Plant for the heat treatment of solids containing titanium
Patent Number: 8,021,601

Inventors: Nudelman; Edward (Beverly, MA)
Title: Methods of identifying glycopeptides recognized by disease-associated auto-antibodies
Patent Number: 9,140,692

Inventors: O'Brien; Paul Gregory (Toronto, CA), Puzzo; Daniel P. (Waterloo, CA), Kherani; Nazir Pyarali (Toronto, CA), Ozin; Geoffrey Alan (Toronto, CA), Chutinan; Alongkarn (Toronto, CA), Lu; Zheng-Hong (Toronto, CA), Helander; Michael G. (Toronto, CA)
Title: Transparent conductive porous nanocomposites and methods of fabrication thereof
Patent Number: 9,139,917

Inventors: O'Day; Richard F. (Westborough, MA)
Title: Method for making a disc drive
Patent Number: 7,275,303

Inventors: O'Dea; Kevin A. (Ann Arbor, MI), Turski; Michael P. (Rochester Hills, MI)
Title: System and method for determining the engagement point of a clutch
Patent Number: 8,024,098

Inventors: O'Hagan; Derek (Berkeley, CA), Van Nest; Gary (El Sobrante, CA), Ott; Gary S. (Oakland, CA), Singh; Manmohan (Hercules, CA)
Title: Use of microparticles combined with submicron oil-in-water emulsions
Patent Number: 8,021,834

Inventors: O'Neill; Alan (Henley Beach, AU)
Title: Messages and control methods for controlling resource allocation and flow admission control in a mobile communications system
Patent Number: 8,023,410

Inventors: Obuchi; Tatsuya (Chiba, JP), Hoshino; Minoru (Chiba, JP), Sato; Yoshinori (Chiba, JP), Sanbongi; Norimitsu (Chiba, JP)
Title: Thermal activation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,275,880

Inventors: Oda; Eishi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Video display device
Patent Number: 9,142,164

Inventors: Odell; Daniel L. (Redmond, WA), Chatterjee; Monique (Seattle, WA)
Title: Ergonomic input device
Patent Number: 8,022,930

Inventors: Oderwald; Michiel Peter (Delft, NL), Wieringa; Fokko Pieter (Elst, NL)
Title: System, a method and a computer program for inspection of a three-dimensional environment by a user
Patent Number: 9,138,135

Inventors: Odom; Gary (Portland, OR)
Title: Distributed processing multiple tier task allocation
Patent Number: 8,024,395

Inventors: Ogawa; Toshiyuki (Yokohama, JP), Takagi; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP), Kato; Kazuhiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electromechanical transducer device and method of making the same
Patent Number: 9,143,877

Inventors: Ogawa; Yasuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Okuyama; Ryo (Tokyo, JP), Shibuya; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Toda; Narihiro (Tokyo, JP), Cao; Zhaodan (Brisbane, CA), Fu; Zice (Foster City, CA), Hao; Xiaolin (Foster City, CA), Kim; Yong-Jae (Foster City, CA), Li; Leping (Burlingame, CA), Lively; Sarah E. (San Carlos, CA), Lizarzaburu; Mike (San Diego, CA), Tian; Hui (Foster City, CA), Yu; Ming (Foster City, CA)
Title: N-aryl pyrazole compounds, compositions, and methods for their use
Patent Number: 8,022,061

Inventors: Oh; Hyoung-Seok (Daejon, KR), Yu; Hyun-Kyu (Daejon, KR), Park; Mun-Yang (Daejon, KR), Kim; Cheon-Soo (Daejon, KR)
Title: Triple cascode power amplifier of inner parallel configuration with dynamic gate bias technique
Patent Number: 7,276,976

Inventors: Oh; Hyun-Oh (Gwachon-si, KR)
Title: Communication using handwritten input
Patent Number: 9,141,588

Inventors: Oh; Hyun-Woo (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for processing media in convergence media service platform
Patent Number: 9,143,750

Inventors: Oh; Shin-Jong (Hwaseong-si, KR), Ahn; Seung-Ho (Hwaseong-si, KR), Ahn; Hyun-Min (Hwaseong-si, KR), Kim; Myong-Han (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Cheol-Han (Suwon-si, KR), Ryew; Sung-Moo (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Sensor and apparatus for measuring the flow electric potential
Patent Number: 7,276,918

Inventors: Oh; Sung Hyun (Cheongju-si, KR), Nam; Byung Ho (Daegu, KR)
Title: Backside phase grating mask and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,021,805

Inventors: Oh; Yun-sang (Seoul, KR), Jung; Kyung-im (Seongnam-si, KR), Sim; Sang-gyoo (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Suk-bong (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for implementing digital rights management systems in low-efficiency storage device
Patent Number: 8,023,652

Inventors: Ohga; Manabua (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Color Processing method and image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,277,200

Inventors: Ohnishi; Kouji (Hyogo, JP), Urasaki; Kohzoh (Hyogo, JP), Nishimura; Manabu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid drop ejecting head, image forming device, and method of manufacturing liquid drop ejecting head
Patent Number: 9,138,998

Inventors: Ohtsuki; Tomoko (Macungie, PA), Owa; Soichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ultraviolet laser apparatus and exposure apparatus using same
Patent Number: 7,277,220

Inventors: Ohwada; Hideo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Frequency synchronization method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,607

Inventors: Oi; Nobuyuki (Nagoya, JP), Ishii; Katsuaki (Nishikamo-gun, JP), Takeo; Yuichi (Toyota, JP)
Title: Disk brake pad
Patent Number: 7,275,625

Inventors: Oikawa; Masayuki (Mizusawa, JP), Anbai; Katsuhiko (Esashi, JP), Takahashi; Nobuhiro (Kai, JP), Hayashi; Teruyuki (Kofu, JP)
Title: Examination method and examination assistant device for quartz product of semiconductor processing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,021,623

Inventors: Oishi; Yasuyuki (Shibuya, JP), Fukuda; Eisuke (Yokohama, JP), Daido; Yoshimasa (Nonoichi, JP)
Title: Distortion compensating apparatus, transmitter, distortion compensating method, and transfer function calculating method
Patent Number: 9,143,091

Inventors: Okada; Kazuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Gaming machine
Patent Number: 8,021,225

Inventors: Okada; Tahei (Ichihara, JP), Fujinami; Yukitoshi (Ichihara, JP), Ohno; Takuya (Ichihara, JP)
Title: Biodegradable lubricant composition
Patent Number: 9,139,795

Inventors: Okada; Tsuyoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Mashiko; Yoshinori (Kanagawa, JP), Tokuda; Shinichi (Kanagawa, JP), Sasaki; Tomoyoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Imura; Kozo (Aichi, JP), Inomata; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP), Tanuma; Toshio (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Gas turbine fuel oil and production method thereof and power generation method
Patent Number: 7,276,151

Inventors: Okamoto; Masami (Yamato, JP), Okamoto; Jun (Kawasaki, JP), Suno; Kazuo (Mito, JP), Nozawa; Kenji (Hitachinaka, JP), Suzuki; Naoto (Hitachinaka, JP), Sonohara; Yoshihiro (Hitachi, JP), Kaneko; Syoichi (Ishioka, JP), Kubota; Keisuke (Hitachinaka, JP), Kagami; Takashi (Mito, JP), Shimada; Hiroyuki (Zama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus capable of stably applying oil for fixing
Patent Number: 8,023,850

Inventors: Okamoto; Masayuki (Kawasaki, JP), Watanabe; Nayuko (Yokohama, JP), Kikuchi; Masaaki (Kawasaki, JP), Iida; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Region-of-interest extraction apparatus and method
Patent Number: 9,141,706

Inventors: Okamoto; Yoshinari (Toyoake, JP), Suzuki; Makoto (Ichinomiya, JP)
Title: Recording device
Patent Number: 7,277,207

Inventors: Oki; Yasuhiro (Nagano-ken, JP), Kitamura; Kazuhiko (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Ink composition, inkjet recording method and recorded matter
Patent Number: 7,276,111

Inventors: Okigawa; Mitsuru (Saitama, JP), Hayashi; Kenkichi (Saitama, JP), Tanaka; Seiji (Saitama, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging device
Patent Number: 9,143,760

Inventors: Okoge; Takahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Katata; Keiji (Sayama, JP)
Title: Information storage device, information recording/reproducing device, and power consumption management method
Patent Number: 8,024,589

Inventors: Okumura; Masafumi (Kawasaki, JP), Tanaka; Shigeo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Protection method, control circuit, and battery unit
Patent Number: 7,276,881

Inventors: Okumura; Yukihiko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Diversity receiver and method for controlling diversity receiving operation
Patent Number: 8,023,906

Inventors: Okuno; Takayuki (Osaka, JP), Kouyama; Naoki (Osaka, JP), Sakagami; Masahiro (Sapporo, JP)
Title: Amine derivative having NPY Y5 receptor antagonistic activity
Patent Number: 9,139,518

Inventors: Okuno; Yasuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Ohshima; Toshikazu (Kawasaki, JP), Tanimura; Kaname (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing method and image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,022,967

Inventors: Oldervoll; Magne (Os, NO)
Title: System for subsea cable installation
Patent Number: 9,140,383

Inventors: Oliver; Edward Antony (Dana Point, CA), Nichols; William (Zephyr Cove, CA)
Title: Method of protection in tower
Patent Number: 9,138,836

Inventors: Oliver; Toby (Port Way, GB)
Title: Monitoring the movement of mobile communication devices
Patent Number: 9,140,773

Inventors: Olligs; Dominik (Dresden, DE), Deppe; Joachim (Langebruck/Dresden, DE), Pritchard; David (Dresden, DE), Kleint; Christoph (Dresden, DE)
Title: Integrated circuit including structures arranged at different densities and method of forming the same
Patent Number: 8,021,933

Inventors: Olsen; Joseph Allen (Gloucester, MA), Quilici; Michael (Essex, MA)
Title: Edge-lit light panel having a downlight within a lined indentation in the panel
Patent Number: 9,140,420

Inventors: Olumofin; Femi (Trumbull, CT)
Title: Dynamic database update in multi-server private information retrieval scheme
Patent Number: 9,141,824

Inventors: Onggosanusi; Eko (Allen, TX), Dabak; Anand G. (Plano, TX)
Title: Wireless MIMO transmitter with antenna and tone precoding blocks
Patent Number: 8,023,589

Inventors: Oniki; Motoyuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device and TV receiver
Patent Number: 9,142,166

Inventors: Onishi; Yasuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Kato; Yuzuru (Tokyo, JP), Yamada; Eiichi (Tokyo, JP), Morita; Kentarou (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Catalyst separation system
Patent Number: 9,139,779

Inventors: Ono; Akiyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Printing control program, information processing apparatus, printing system, and printing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,141,784

Inventors: Ono; Hideaki (Kawasaki, JP), Takechi; Ryuichi (Kawasaki, JP), Kato; Tsuguo (Kawasaki, JP), Sasaki; Hiroshi (Sendai, JP), Sasaki; Takayuki (Sendai, JP)
Title: Short cell multiplexer
Patent Number: 7,277,430

Inventors: Ono; Syotaro (Ishikawa, JP), Izumisawa; Masaru (Ishikawa, JP), Ura; Hideyuki (Ishikawa, JP), Yamashita; Hiroaki (Ishikawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,142,627

Inventors: Ono; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Regenerative relay system and regenerative relay apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,430

Inventors: Ono; Toshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Taguchi; Yasunori (Kanagawa, JP), Matsumoto; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing device
Patent Number: 9,143,755

Inventors: Onoda; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method and system for encrypting data
Patent Number: 9,143,326

Inventors: Onodera; Masanori (Tokyo, JP), Meguro; Kouichi (Tokyo, JP), Kasai; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP), Shinma; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Taya; Koji (Kanagawa, JP), Tanaka; Junji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Carrier structure for stacked-type semiconductor device, method of producing the same, and method of fabricating stacked-type semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,142,440

Inventors: Oo; Kenneth Thet Zin (Milpitas, CA), Roo; Pierte (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Source follower with gain compensation, and circuits and methods for source follower gain error compensation
Patent Number: 8,022,765

Inventors: Ooms; Pieter (Krefeld, DE), Rechner; Johann (Kempen, DE), Bohm; Matthias (Leverkusen, DE), Dux; Andre (Bruhl, DE), Hallenberger; Kaspar (Leverkusen, DE), Ronge; Georg (Dusseldorf, DE), Vanden Eynde; Johan (Zwijnaarde, BE)
Title: Processes for purifying diaryl carbonates
Patent Number: 8,022,240

Inventors: Oouchi; Kazufumi (Ehime, JP)
Title: Microbial counting cell, microbe counting device using same, and microbe counting method using same
Patent Number: 9,139,806

Inventors: Oquendo; Marcos (Miami, FL), Wadey; Brian (Sumner, WA)
Title: Universal mounting device for one or more accessories and method of using same
Patent Number: 9,139,246

Inventors: Orchard; Michael Glen (Oxfordshire, GB), Scopes; David Ian Carter (Oxfordshire, GB)
Title: 2-hydroxymethy1-3,4,5-trihydroxy-1-(4-pentyloxybenzyl) piperidine as glucosylceramide synthase (Gcs) inhibitor
Patent Number: 8,022,219

Inventors: Orii; Takehiko (Nirasaki, JP), Mukoyama; Masahiro (Nirasaki, JP), Nanba; Hiromitsu (Tosu, JP)
Title: Liquid processing apparatus and liquid processing method
Patent Number: 7,275,553

Inventors: Orlow; Seth J. (New York, NY), Komatsu; Li Ni (Clarksville, MD)
Title: Indole alkaloid compounds as melanogenesis promoters and uses thereof
Patent Number: 9,138,433

Inventors: Orsley; Timothy James (San Jose, CA)
Title: Optical sensing in displacement type input apparatus and methods
Patent Number: 9,141,230

Inventors: Orui; Kazuya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Matching connector
Patent Number: 8,021,196

Inventors: Ostroff; Russell (West Islip, NY), Ostroff; Victoria (West Islip, NY)
Title: Decorative air freshener
Patent Number: 9,138,501

Inventors: Otake; Hideyuki (Miyazaki, JP)
Title: Digital-to-analog converting circuit
Patent Number: 7,277,036

Inventors: Otoma; Hiromi (Kanagawa, JP), Sakurai; Jun (Kanagawa, JP), Ishii; Ryoji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Surface emitting semiconductor laser, surface emitting semiconductor laser device, optical transmission device, and optical information processing device
Patent Number: 8,023,543

Inventors: Otoshi; Kota (Kariya, JP), Suzuki; Sadanori (Kariya, JP)
Title: Driver for switching device
Patent Number: 7,276,954

Inventors: Ouchi; Teruo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Medical instrument for endoscope
Patent Number: 7,276,066

Inventors: Oumi; Manabu (Chiba, JP), Hirata; Masakazu (Chiba, JP), Park; Majung (Chiba, JP)
Title: Near-field optical head and information recording apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,366

Inventors: Outlaw; Mark O'Neil (Charlotte, NC), Carter; Michael Ray (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Low-gloss anti-graffiti surface for electronic white boards
Patent Number: 9,139,742

Inventors: Oxle; Thomas (Markdorf, DE), Schulter; Wolfgang (Meersburg, DE)
Title: Method and circuit arrangement for the electrical control and/or regulation of the movement of an electrically driven unit
Patent Number: 8,022,653

Inventors: Ozawa; Shuichi (Aichi, JP), Yamaguchi; Hirofumi (Aichi, JP)
Title: (Li, Na, K)(Nb, Ta)O3 type piezoelectric/electrostrictive ceramic composition containing 30-50 mol% Ta and piezoelectric/electrorestrictive device containing the same
Patent Number: 8,022,604

Inventors: Ozzie; Raymond E. (Manchester, MA), Ozzie; Jack E. (Chester, NH)
Title: Method and apparatus for designating endpoints in a collaborative computer system to facilitate maintaining data consistency
Patent Number: 8,024,404

Inventors: Pacetti; Stephen Dirk (San Jose, CA), Hossainy; Syed Faiyaz Ahmed (Fremont, CA)
Title: Functionalized chemically inert polymers for coatings
Patent Number: 8,021,676

Inventors: Paik; Joon-Ki (Seoul, KR), Park; Kyoung-Ju (Seoul, KR), Paek; In-Ho (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for generating panorama images and apparatus and method for object-tracking using the same
Patent Number: 8,023,003

Inventors: Palese; Peter (Leonia, NJ), Krystal; Mark (Westport, CT), Parvin; Jeffrey (Lincoln, MA)
Title: Recombinant negative strand RNA virus expression systems and vaccines
Patent Number: 7,276,356

Inventors: Palexas; Panayis Nicola (Krugersdorp, ZA)
Title: Random switching game engine for wagering games
Patent Number: 9,142,085

Inventors: Palomba; Maria Lia (New York, NY), Houghton; Alan (New York, NY), Wolchok; Jedd (New York, NY), Scheinberg; David A. (New York, NY), Roberts; Wendy K. (New York, NY)
Title: Method and compositions for stimulation of an immune response to CD20 using a xenogeneic CD20 antigen
Patent Number: 8,021,666

Inventors: Palumbo; Paul S. (West Newton, MA)
Title: Modified colorants with aliphatic poly-acid groups
Patent Number: 8,021,471

Inventors: Pamulaparthy; Balakrishna (Andhra Pradesh, IN), Sharma; Manish Kumar (Andhra Pradesh, IN), Gupta; Aditya (Andhra Pradesh, IN)
Title: Demand response without Time-of-Use metering
Patent Number: 9,140,576

Inventors: Pan; Kuo-Wei (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Structure combining soft core with soft head for LED christmas light with four connection pins
Patent Number: 9,140,434

Inventors: Pandit; Bhalchandra S. (Redmond, WA), Aigner; Maximilian (Redmond, WA)
Title: System and method for storing events to enhance intrusion detection
Patent Number: 8,024,796

Inventors: Paoletti; Roberto (Turin, IT), Agresti; Michele (Turin, IT), Vallone; Marco (Turin, IT)
Title: Wide tuneable laser sources
Patent Number: 7,277,462

Inventors: Park; Bum-Choon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Automatic unbuckling seat belt system
Patent Number: 7,275,613

Inventors: Park; Chi-Youn (Suwon-si, KR), Kwak; Byung-Kwan (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Jeong-Su (Yongin-si, KR), Cho; Jeong-Mi (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for recognizing voice command
Patent Number: 9,142,212

Inventors: Park; Geun Young (Suwon-si, KR), Kwon; Soon Young (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Deuk Hoon (Incheon-si, KR), An; Duck Jin (Ansan-si, KR), Seo; Sang Joon (Suwon-si, KR), Cheon; Myeong Sik (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Transformer
Patent Number: 8,022,803

Inventors: Park; Ji Man (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Pulse generator and analog-digital converter including the same
Patent Number: 9,143,151

Inventors: Park; Jong Chan (Chungcheongbuk-do, KR), Kim; Man Joong (Daejeon, KR), Woo; Jung Wan (Daejeon, KR), Woo; Jung Tak (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Rotary toothbrush
Patent Number: 9,138,303

Inventors: Park; Kwan Hum (Gunpo-si, KR), Chung; Nak Seung (Gwangmyeong-si, KR)
Title: Crash acceleration pulse control block for vehicle
Patent Number: 7,275,775

Inventors: Park; Kyoung Sun (Hwaseong-si, KR), Park; Sung Cheul (Gwangju, KR), Kim; Chul Woo (Gwangju, KR), Mun; Hong Joo (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Refrigerator
Patent Number: 9,140,483

Inventors: Park; Larry A. (Manning, OR)
Title: Seismic activity detector
Patent Number: 8,023,360

Inventors: Park; Min-Ho (Seoul, KR)
Title: Keypad of portable wireless terminal and fabrication method thereof
Patent Number: 7,277,274

Inventors: Park; Minyoung (Portland, OR), Qi; Emily H. (Portland, OR), Kaidar; Oren (Binyamina, IL), Stephens; Adrian P (Cottenham, GB)
Title: Methods, wireless communication stations, and system for time synchronization and discovery
Patent Number: 9,144,047

Inventors: Park; Sun-Yong (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Method for identifying home cell and apparatus thereof
Patent Number: 8,023,472

Inventors: Park; Young-Hwan (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Hong; Kyung-Seop (Incheon, KR), Chung; Choon-Myun (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Condensing apparatus for washing and drying machine
Patent Number: 7,275,399

Inventors: Parker, II; Lansing Arthur (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: System and method for remote control of a mobile device
Patent Number: 9,143,923

Inventors: Parker, II; Lansing Arthur (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: System and method for remote control of a mobile device
Patent Number: 9,143,934

Inventors: Parthasarathy; Vijay (Mountain View, CA), Banerjee; Sujit (San Jose, CA), Manley; Martin H. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Checkerboarded high-voltage vertical transistor layout
Patent Number: 8,022,456

Inventors: Passlack; Matthias (Chandler, AZ), Medendorp, Jr.; Nicholas William (Goleta, CA)
Title: Article comprising an oxide layer on a GaAs-based semiconductor structure and method of forming same
Patent Number: 7,276,456

Inventors: Pastrick; Todd W. (Spring Lake, MI)
Title: Lighted exterior mirror assembly for vehicle
Patent Number: 8,021,030

Inventors: Patel; Sachin (Bellevue, WA), Gopalan; Yadhu (Redmond, WA), Rogers; Andrew (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Fat directory structure for use in transaction safe file
Patent Number: 8,024,383

Inventors: Patel; Sachin (Bellevue, WA), Gopalan; Yadhu N. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Transaction-safe FAT file system improvements
Patent Number: 8,024,507

Inventors: Patenaude; Jean-Marc G. (Sunnyvale, CA), Jones, III; Russell K. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Emergency notification device and system
Patent Number: 9,142,118

Inventors: Patten, Jr.; Joseph W. (Odessa, FL)
Title: Connector apparatus for joining a lug with a conductor
Patent Number: 8,021,184

Inventors: Paxton; Gregory Mark (Victoria Point, AU)
Title: Water distillation system
Patent Number: 8,021,519

Inventors: Payne; Marisela (Baytown, TX)
Title: Earplug with thermochromic probe and stem for indicating unsafe core body temperature
Patent Number: 9,138,189

Inventors: Pazin; Lev (Haifa, IL), Leviatan; Yehuda (Haifa, IL)
Title: Compact tapered slot antenna
Patent Number: 9,142,889

Inventors: Peberdy; Scott (San Remo, AU)
Title: Fin assembly
Patent Number: 9,139,265

Inventors: Peckolt; Jan Peter (Duisburg, DE)
Title: System and method for extracting energy from sea waves
Patent Number: 9,140,230

Inventors: Peleg; Alexander (Haifa, IL), Yaari; Yaakov (Haifa, IL), Mittal; Millind (Santa Clara, CA), Mennemeier; Larry M. (Boulder Creek, CA), Eitan; Benny (Haifa, IL)
Title: Processor executing unpack and pack instructions specifying two source packed data operands and saturation
Patent Number: 9,141,387

Inventors: Peng; Wenfeng (Moon Township, PA)
Title: Apparatus and method for testing gas detection instruments
Patent Number: 7,275,411

Inventors: Pereymer; Arsen (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Publishing on mobile devices with app building
Patent Number: 9,141,591

Inventors: Perez; Andres Quesada (Caracas, VE), Rojas; Gerardo Vitale (Edo. Miranda, VE)
Title: Crystalline composition, preparation and use
Patent Number: 8,021,642

Inventors: Perez; Andres Quesada (Caracas, VE), Rojas; Gerardo Vitale (Edo. Miranda, VE)
Title: Crystalline composition, preparation and use
Patent Number: 8,022,003

Inventors: Perez; Michel (Castres, FR), Lamothe; Marie (Castres, FR), Le Grand; Bruno (Lautrec, FR), Letienne; Robert (Castres, FR)
Title: Phenylpentadienoyl derivatives and their use as PAR 1 antagonists
Patent Number: 8,022,064

Inventors: Perreau; Victoria Mary (Parkville, AU), Field; Judith (Parkville, AU), Binder; Michele D (Parkville, AU), Kilpatrick; Trevor (Parkville, AU)
Title: TAM receptors and TAM receptor ligands in detection and modulation of neuropathological disease
Patent Number: 9,139,879

Inventors: Perrin; Cedric (Forcelles Saint Gorgon, FR), Bogath; Christopher C. (Gloucestershire, GB), Pearce; Michael (Gloucestershire, GB), Polyntsev; Oleg (Cheltenham, GB)
Title: Instrumented drilling system
Patent Number: 9,140,114

Inventors: Perrine; Glenn D. (Lewisburg, OH), LeConey; Douglas E. (Clayton, OH)
Title: Internal cage tube bag
Patent Number: 7,275,392

Inventors: Perry; Richard S (Portland, OR)
Title: Probe of under side of component through opening in a printed circuit board
Patent Number: 7,276,921

Inventors: Peschke; Carlo Eberhard (Kirchheim/Teck-Nabern, DE)
Title: Voltage regulated charge pump with regulated charge current into the flying capacitor
Patent Number: 7,276,960

Inventors: Petersen; David A. (Clearwater, FL)
Title: Methods and surgical kits for minimally-invasive facet joint fusion
Patent Number: 8,021,392

Inventors: Petri; John E. (St. Charles, MN), Rapp; William C. (Rochester, MN), Stevens; Richard J. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Determining costs for workflows
Patent Number: 9,141,927

Inventors: Phillips; Alan (Jackson, TN), Jones; Julie L. (Jackson, TN)
Title: Amperage control for protection of battery over current in power tools
Patent Number: 7,276,878

Inventors: Phillips; Alan (Jackson, TN), Schnell; John W. (Jackson, TN)
Title: Router elevating mechanism
Patent Number: 7,275,900

Inventors: Phillips; Andrew W. (Saline, MI), Hart; James M. (Belleville, MI), Carey; Clinton E. (Monroe, MI), Wittkopp; Scott H. (Ypsilanti, MI)
Title: Multi-speed transmission
Patent Number: 8,021,265

Inventors: Phillips; Edward H. (Troy, MI)
Title: Rhythmic blood pressure modulation and legshaking apparatus
Patent Number: 7,276,033

Inventors: Piccinini; Sandro (Rome, IT), Pichetti; Luigi (Rome, IT), Secchi; Marco (Rome, IT), Sidoti; Stefano (Rome, IT)
Title: Dynamic presentations management
Patent Number: 9,141,620

Inventors: Pietrzkowski; Zbigniew (Aliso Viejo, CA)
Title: Microvesicle-based compositions and methods
Patent Number: 8,021,847

Inventors: Pillarisetty; Ravi (Portland, OR), Kavalieros; Jack T. (Portland, OR), Rakshit; Titash (Hillsboro, OR), Dewey; Gilbert (Hillsboro, OR), Rachmady; Willy (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Increasing body dopant uniformity in multi-gate transistor devices
Patent Number: 8,022,487

Inventors: Pines; Robert (New York, NY), Marwell; Evan (New York, NY), Blakeney; John (Macungie, PA), Baumeister; Christine (Harleysville, PA)
Title: Communication assistance system and method
Patent Number: 8,023,633

Inventors: Pinna; Fausto (Lesmo, IT), Pinna; Marco (Induno Olona, IT)
Title: Cosmetic or healing gel for application to the human skin
Patent Number: 7,276,256

Inventors: Pinvidic; Daniel R. (San Juan Capistrano, CA), Datwyler; Wayne C. (Mission Viejo, CA), Hudiono; Hunardi (Laguna Niguel, CA)
Title: Method and system for read gate timing control for storage controllers
Patent Number: 8,023,217

Inventors: Pirtle; James (New Orleans, LA)
Title: System for refloating grounded vessels
Patent Number: 9,139,270

Inventors: Pitkethly; Scott (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Advanced repeater with duty cycle adjustment
Patent Number: 8,022,731

Inventors: Plachetka; John R. (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Methods of treating headaches using 5-HT agonists in combination with long-acting NSAIDs
Patent Number: 8,022,095

Inventors: Pleschiutschnigg; Fritz-Peter (Duisburg, DE), Hensger; Karl-Ernst (Schkeuditz, DE), Rosenthal; Dieter (Niederfischbach, DE), Teworte; Rainer (Duisburg, DE), Tembergen; Dieter (Duisburg, DE)
Title: Method and installation for producing steel products with optimum surface quality
Patent Number: 8,021,599

Inventors: Ploeger; Randall J. (Clarinda, IA)
Title: Push rod removal tool
Patent Number: 9,138,877

Inventors: Plopski; Yafim (Beer Sheva, IL)
Title: Process for treatment of organic waste
Patent Number: 7,276,148

Inventors: Pock; Leslie A. (Lewisville, TX)
Title: Balanced modular camera mount apparatus and method of use
Patent Number: 9,143,661

Inventors: Poirier; Michel (Ste-Agathe-des-Monts, CA)
Title: Manufacturing a dental implant drill guide and a dental implant superstructure
Patent Number: 8,021,153

Inventors: Pokorny; Richard J. (Maplewood, MN), Radcliffe; Marc D. (Newport, MN), Watson; Philip E. (St. Paul, MN), Bowley; Christopher C. (Norfolk, MA), Ebihara; Ikuko (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Optical bodies containing cholesteric liquid crystal material and methods of manufacture
Patent Number: 7,277,141

Inventors: Polaschegg; Hans-Dietrich (Kostenberg, AT), Gura; Victor (Beverly Hills, CA)
Title: Low hydraulic resistance cartridge
Patent Number: 7,276,042

Inventors: Polisetty; Srinivas Venkata Naga (Idupulapadu, IN), Gloekler; Tilman (Gaertringen, DE), Wolkober; Claudia (Gaeufelden, DE), Koester; Ralph C (Tuebingen, DE)
Title: Detecting X state transitions and storing compressed debug information
Patent Number: 8,024,168

Inventors: Pollack; Jack (Houston, TX)
Title: Tension leg connection system and method of installing
Patent Number: 9,139,260

Inventors: Poon; Wo Huen (Kowloon, HK)
Title: Manual-powered generator and assemblies therewith
Patent Number: 7,276,805

Inventors: Pope; Shawn Patrick (Belle, MO)
Title: Muscle memory training device
Patent Number: 9,142,140

Inventors: Pope; Stephen P. (Berkeley, CA), Shohara; Aki (Sunnyvale, CA), Chen; Yuo (Fremont, CA), Chase; Bryan (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Maximum likelihood sequence estimator which computes branch metrics in real time
Patent Number: 7,277,506

Inventors: Popescu; Andrei Barbu (Cambridge, GB)
Title: FM tone rejection
Patent Number: 8,023,917

Inventors: Popham; Vernon Wade (Bend, OR), Sorensen; Robert A. (Bend, OR), Taylor; Kyle (Bend, OR)
Title: Hydrogen-producing assemblies
Patent Number: 8,021,447

Inventors: Porte; Alexander (Bellevue, WA)
Title: System and method for delivering payloads such as ads
Patent Number: 8,024,221

Inventors: Porter; Christopher H. (Woodinville, WA), Vidal; Claude A. (Santa Barbara, CA), Redmond; Russell J. (Goleta, CA), Moran; Byron L. (Santa Barbara, CA), Janis; Abram D. (Valencia, CA), Chapman; Kelly A. (Altadena, CA)
Title: Enhanced apparatus for percutaneous catheter implantation and replacement
Patent Number: 8,021,340

Inventors: Post; Elijah (San Francisco, CA), Rutter; Andrew (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Winchester print head
Patent Number: 9,138,940

Inventors: Powers; David R. (La Jolla, CA), Warf; Donald H. (Dulles, VA), Bertuna; Daniel (Fairfax Station, VA), Bonneau, Jr.; Walter C. (Escondido, CA), Aberizk; David K. (San Diego, CA), Frankie; Keith L. (San Diego, CA), Waddell; Stuart J. (El Cajon, CA)
Title: Shipping container active lock release failsafe
Patent Number: 8,022,573

Inventors: Prakash; Rajat (La Jolla, CA), Xu; Hao (San Diego, CA), Song; Osok (San Diego, CA)
Title: Background traffic handling in LTE
Patent Number: 9,143,977

Inventors: Presz, Jr.; Walter M. (Wilbraham, MA), Werle; Michael J. (West Hartford, CT)
Title: Wind turbine with mixers and ejectors
Patent Number: 8,021,100

Inventors: Price; Darrell (Rockledge, FL)
Title: Front and side mount toilet handle tensioner
Patent Number: 9,139,992

Inventors: Protsch; Matthias (Berlin, DE), Schmidt-Lehmann; Thomas (Kleinmachnow, DE)
Title: Vehicle Lamp
Patent Number: 7,275,855

Inventors: Pudiyapura; Ajeer Salil (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Multicast route cache system
Patent Number: 9,143,335

Inventors: Puerta; David T. (Carlsbad, CA), Nagamoottoo-Casse; Lorna (Boston, MA), Love; Kevin T. (Boston, MA)
Title: Cationic alcohols and uses thereof
Patent Number: 9,138,398

Inventors: Pyi; Seung-Ho (Ichon-shi, KR)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for isolating the same
Patent Number: 8,022,501

Inventors: Qian; Haoli (Sunnyvale, CA), Feng; Xiang Guang (San Jose, CA), He; Runsheng (Sunnyvale, CA), Chi; Zhipei (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Image cancellation in receivers
Patent Number: 8,023,920

Inventors: Queralto Bonell; Josep Maria (Barcelona, ES)
Title: Vertical platter system for dividing a 35 mm cinematographic film and increasing the number of starting times of the film in several theatres in a multiplex cinema with a single copy description
Patent Number: 7,277,154

Inventors: Rahim; Irfan (San Jose, CA), McElheny; Peter J. (Morgan Hill, CA), Chang; Eric Choong-Yin (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method and system for hard failure repairs in the field
Patent Number: 7,277,346

Inventors: Raj; Ashok (Portland, OR), Holm; John G. (Beaverton, OR), Neiger; Gilbert (Hillsboro, OR), Sankaran; Rajesh M. (Portland, OR), Kumar; Mohan J. (Aloha, OR)
Title: Signaling software recoverable errors
Patent Number: 9,141,454

Inventors: Rajan; Rajeev (San Diego, CA), dos Santos; Ricardo (San Diego, CA), Jacobs; Paul E. (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Management of dynamic mobile coupons
Patent Number: 9,141,961

Inventors: Ramirez Tobias; Homero (Monterrey, MX), Castillo Linton; Carlos Enrique (San Nicolas de Los Garza, MX)
Title: Process to produce portland cement clinker and obtained clinker
Patent Number: 8,021,478

Inventors: Ramm; Karl (Lake Forest, CA)
Title: Piston wire lock and tool for inserting and removing the same
Patent Number: 9,138,878

Inventors: Ranish; Joseph M. (San Jose, CA), Johnson; Joseph (Redwood City, CA), Behdjat; Mehran (San Jose, CA)
Title: Test apparatus for reflective cavity characterization
Patent Number: 9,140,647

Inventors: Rash; Willam C. (Saratoga, CA), Hanh; Scott D. (Portland, CA), Hinton; Glenn J. (Portland, OR)
Title: Machine check architecture execution environment for non-microcoded processor
Patent Number: 9,141,461

Inventors: Rashed; Mahbub (Santa Clara, CA), Ma; Yuansheng (Santa Clara, CA), Lin; Irene (Los Altos Hills, CA), Stephens; Jason (Beacon, NY), Deng; Yunfei (Sunnyvale, CA), Lei; Yuan (Sunnyvale, CA), K E; Jongwook (Pleasanton, CA), Augur; Roderick (Hopewell Junction, NY), Ahmed; Shibly (San Jose, CA), Kengeri; Subramani (San Jose, CA), Venkatesan; Suresh (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Middle-of-the-line constructs using diffusion contact structures
Patent Number: 9,142,513

Inventors: Rasmussen; C. Scott (Ada, MI)
Title: Roofing product display and method
Patent Number: 8,021,155

Inventors: Rathus; Spencer A. (New York, NY), Bondarik; Hanna (Highland Park, NJ)
Title: System and method for accessing electronic data via an image search engine
Patent Number: 8,024,359

Inventors: Raut; Sachin Ramesh (Nagpur, IN)
Title: Directory server replication
Patent Number: 9,143,559

Inventors: Raveendran; Vijayalakshmi R. (San Diego, CA), Thyagarajan; Kadayam S. (San Diego, CA), Ratzel; John (San Diego, CA), Ratzel, legal representative; Dianne (San Diego, CA), Morley; Steven A. (San Diego, CA), Irvine; Ann Chris (Bonsall, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for encoding digital image data in a lossless manner
Patent Number: 8,023,750

Inventors: Redlingshofer; Hubert (Munchesteinach, DE), Weckbecker; Christoph (Grundau-Lieblos, DE), Dorflein; Andreas (Grosskrotzenburg, DE)
Title: Catalysts comprising halide-containing alkali tungstates for the synthesis of alkylmercaptan, and process for their preparation
Patent Number: 8,022,254

Inventors: Redmann; William Gibbens (Glendale, CA), Huber; Mark J. (Burbank, CA), Pines; Joshua (San Francisco, CA), Harmsen; Jed (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Method and system for crosstalk and distortion corrections for three-dimensional (3D) projection
Patent Number: 9,140,974

Inventors: Reed; William S. (Greenfield, IN), Love; Bert D. (Brownsburg, IN)
Title: Transmission case for lube return and method
Patent Number: 7,276,006

Inventors: Reiche; Hans-Joachim (Erkrath, DE)
Title: Under-floor wheelset lathe
Patent Number: 9,138,809

Inventors: Reid; Russell (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for digital image manipulation to remove image blemishes
Patent Number: 7,277,595

Inventors: Reisman; Richard (New York, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for browsing using multiple coordinated device sets
Patent Number: 9,143,839

Inventors: Reisman; Richard R. (New York, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for progressively deleting media objects from storage
Patent Number: 8,023,751

Inventors: Reisman; Richard R. (New York, NY)
Title: Software distribution over a network
Patent Number: 8,024,399

Inventors: Reiter; Manfred (Vienna, AT), Mundt; Wolfgang (Vienna, AT), Dorner; Friedrich (Vienna, AT), Grillberger; Leopold (Vienna, AT), Mitterer; Artur (Orth/Donau, AT)
Title: Medium for the protein-free and serum-free cultivation of cells
Patent Number: 8,021,881

Inventors: Remillard; Jeffrey (Ypsilanti, MI), Nietering; Kenneth (Dearborn, MI)
Title: Active night vision thermal control system using wavelength-temperature characteristic of light source
Patent Number: 7,276,696

Inventors: Rendon Granados; Juan Luis (Celaya, MX)
Title: Chemical process for obtaining glass with a total or partial satin/matte finish comprising immersion in an acid solution, for simultaneous and continuous production
Patent Number: 9,139,470

Inventors: Rettig; Alan (Munford, TN)
Title: Aerodynamic multiple trailer system
Patent Number: 9,139,239

Inventors: Reumann; John (Croton on Hudson, NY), Verma; Dinesh C. (Mount Kisco, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for computer network security
Patent Number: 9,143,520

Inventors: Reverchon; Ernesto (Salerno, IT)
Title: Process for the production of micro and/or nano particles
Patent Number: 7,276,190

Inventors: Reynolds; Brian R. (Ramsey, MN), Skujins; Peter (Minneapolis, MN), Johnson; Dave (Hopkins, MN), Eskuri; Alan D. (Hanover, MN)
Title: Method of making elongated medical devices
Patent Number: 8,022,331

Inventors: Rhee; Kwang Yeon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus for removing noise of video signal
Patent Number: 8,023,761

Inventors: Rhee; Kwang Yeon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus for removing noise of video signal
Patent Number: 8,023,762

Inventors: Rhoads; Geoffrey B. (West Linn, OR)
Title: Apparatus and methods to process video or audio
Patent Number: 8,023,692

Inventors: Rhodes; Rhonda (Kingman, AZ)
Title: Therapeutic bra
Patent Number: 7,275,977

Inventors: Ricci; Christopher P. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: In-cloud connection for car multimedia
Patent Number: 9,140,560

Inventors: Ricci; Christopher P. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Vehicle zone-based intelligent console display settings
Patent Number: 9,142,071

Inventors: Ricci; Christopher P. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Information shared between a vehicle and user devices
Patent Number: 9,142,072

Inventors: Richman; Russell Mark (Schnecksville, PA)
Title: Method and system for wireless communication among integrated circuits within an enclosure
Patent Number: 8,023,893

Inventors: Richter; Karl-Hermann (Markt Indersdorf, DE), Klemm; Marcus (Puchheim, DE)
Title: Method for replacing a blade of a rotor having integrated blades and such a rotor
Patent Number: 9,138,834

Inventors: Riddell; Daniel E. (Oakland, CA), Rosso; Guido (Palo Alto, CA), Birgfeld; Fabian (London, GB), Albers; Michael (London, GB)
Title: Remote control with capacitive touchpad
Patent Number: 9,143,715

Inventors: Riebel; Michael J. (Mankato, MN)
Title: Biopolymers and processes for making same
Patent Number: 9,139,627

Inventors: Riel; Ryan David (Boulder, CO), Calihman; Adam Ethan (Boulder, CO)
Title: Apparatus and methods for detecting and locating signals
Patent Number: 7,277,053

Inventors: Rivas; Hercilio (Caracas, VE), Gutierrez; Xiomara (Caracas, VE), Gonzalez; Manuel A. (Caracas, VE), McGrath; Geoffrey (Caracas, VE), Carrasquero; Migdalia (Miranda, VE), Lopez-Linares; Francisco (Miranda, VE), Galiasso; Roberto (Miranda, VE)
Title: Water in hydrocarbon emulsion useful as low emission fuel and method for forming same
Patent Number: 7,276,093

Inventors: Roberts; Bruce R. (Mentor-on-the-Lake, OH), Beers; William Winder (Chesterland, OH), Albrecht; Andrew (Shaker Heights, OH)
Title: Color control of light sources employing phosphors
Patent Number: 8,022,631

Inventors: Roberts; Thomas A. (Dandridge, TN), Parella; Shawn M. (Morristown, TN)
Title: Rapid assembly support structure
Patent Number: 9,139,332

Inventors: Robinson; B. Alex (Maple Valley, WA), Longe; Michael R. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Keyboard system with automatic correction
Patent Number: 7,277,088

Inventors: Robinson; William H. (Palo Alto, CA), Ho; Peggy Pui-Kay (Cupertino, CA), Zhao; Xiaoyan (Stanford, CA), Steinman; Lawrence M. (Stanford, CA)
Title: Fibrinogen immune complexes to diagnose and guide therapy in rheumatoid arthritis
Patent Number: 9,140,701

Inventors: Roche; Eric Girvan (Booragul, AU), Grazier; Philip Ernest (Kilaben Bay, AU), Stuart; Alan David (New Lambton, AU)
Title: Sulfate process
Patent Number: 8,021,634

Inventors: Rockrohr; Brian (Waterbury, CT), Fischvogt; Gregory (Hamden, CT)
Title: Surgical portal apparatus with centering mechanism
Patent Number: 8,021,339

Inventors: Rodenhauser; Ernst (Rossdorf, DE)
Title: Pitched cable having a flexible core around which a coil is wrapped
Patent Number: 9,140,330

Inventors: Roder; Hanno (Jacksonville, FL)
Title: Compositions and methods for the treatment of cancer
Patent Number: 8,022,056

Inventors: Roger; Rodolfo (Clearwater, FL), Childers; Robert (Trinity, FL), Kelly; Thomas D. (Highland Park, IL)
Title: Acoustic access disconnection systems and methods
Patent Number: 9,138,528

Inventors: Rolland; Etienne (Martres sur Morge, FR), Petrault; Philippe (Coumon d'Auvergne, FR), Defudes; Bernard (Rochemaure, FR), Lapierre; Serge (Bollene, FR), Soboul; Sylvain (Viviers, FR), Loussouarn; Damien (Laudun, FR)
Title: Equipment for handling packs of tires
Patent Number: 9,139,406

Inventors: Roman Aleman; Barbara (Elche, ES), Torres Zacarias; Pilar (Elche, ES)
Title: Gypsum mortar with added expanded vermiculite and method for obtaining same
Patent Number: 8,021,476

Inventors: Romani; Luigina (Perugia, IT), Bistoni; Francesco (Perugia, IT), Garaci; Enrico (Rome, IT)
Title: Use of thymosin alpha 1 for the treatment of immunological diseases
Patent Number: 8,022,036

Inventors: Romero; Rodolfo (Clifton Park, NY), Stromberg; Bertil (Diamond Point, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for mixing a lignocellulosic material with enzymes
Patent Number: 9,139,858

Inventors: Rosen; Eric C. (Solana Beach, CA), Gill; Harleen (San Diego, CA), Ananthanarayanan; Arul (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for adaptive dynamic call setup based on real-time network resource availability
Patent Number: 8,023,981

Inventors: Rosenthal; Adam (Cambridge, MA), Voldman; Joel (Somerville, MA)
Title: Particle patterning chip
Patent Number: 8,021,877

Inventors: Ross; Karen L. (Camarillo, CA)
Title: Dental cleanser and stain prevention apparatus
Patent Number: 8,021,067

Inventors: Rotello; Vincent (Amherst, MA), Bunz; Uwe (Atlanta, GA), You; Chang-Cheng (Amherst, MA), Miranda; Oscar (Amherst, MA), Kim; Ik-Bum (Dublin, OH)
Title: Methods and compositions for protein detection using nanoparticle-fluorescent polymer complexes
Patent Number: 8,021,891

Inventors: Round; Andrew (Oslo, NO)
Title: Method of and system for watermarking application modules
Patent Number: 8,024,571

Inventors: Ruan; Shiau-Shiu (Taipei, TW), Chen; Shu-Yi (Taipei, TW), Lee; Chang-Hung (Dounan Township, Yunlin County, TW)
Title: Method for determining region where broadcasting receiver is located
Patent Number: 8,023,914

Inventors: Rudd; Kevin W. (Portland, OR), Walterscheidt; Udo (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for ensuring fairness and forward progress when executing multiple threads of execution
Patent Number: 8,024,735

Inventors: Rule; John A. (Hingham, MA), Zambon; Paolo (San Diego, CA), Watson; Tom A. (Carlsbad, CA), Mesina; Omez S. (San Diego, CA), Zheng; Weijie (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling the output of a gas discharge laser system
Patent Number: 7,277,464

Inventors: Rush; David John (Denton, TX), Gonzalez; Juan Leal (Nuevo Leon, MX)
Title: Method of making proppant used in gas or oil extraction
Patent Number: 8,022,019

Inventors: Russell; Andrew C. (Austin, TX), Ramaraju; Ravindraraj (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Memory having improved reliability for certain data types
Patent Number: 9,141,451

Inventors: Ryan; Thomas F. (Littleton, CO)
Title: Portable alarm system for CNC milling machine
Patent Number: 9,138,844

Inventors: Rynderman; Michel (Brighton, MA), Phillips; Michael E. (Melrose, MA)
Title: Capture, editing and encoding of motion pictures encoded with repeating fields or frames
Patent Number: 8,023,568

Inventors: Ryu; Chang Woo (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Choi; Dae Kag (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Cha; Geun Sig (Seoul, KR), Nam; Hakhyun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Blood glucose monitoring system having wireless communication module to which time synchronization method is applied
Patent Number: 9,143,250

Inventors: Sachs; Joachim (Aachen, DE), Prytz; Mikael (Ronninge, SE), Magnusson; Per Olof Magnus (Linkoping, SE), Lundsjo; Johan (Spanga, SE)
Title: Communication node and a method for routing traffic in a communication network by calculating at least one metric for at least one link and a sensitivity parameter for said metric
Patent Number: 8,023,424

Inventors: Sagi; Ariel Y. (Haifa, IL)
Title: Demapper for rotated QAM constellations
Patent Number: 9,143,377

Inventors: Sahin; Ugur (Mainz, DE), Tureci; Ozlem (Mainz, DE), Seppmann; Torsten (Mainz, DE), Hoff; Holger (Mainz, DE), Schumacher; Jens (Heidelberg, DE)
Title: Polynucleotides encoding an intracellular segment of CD40 and a constant region of an immunoglobulin heavy chain
Patent Number: 9,139,639

Inventors: Saito; Masatoshi (Chiba, JP), Nakano; Yuki (Chiba, JP), Nakamura; Hiroaki (Chiba, JP)
Title: Organic thin film transistor and organic thin film light-emitting transistor
Patent Number: 8,022,401

Inventors: Saito; Wataru (Kawasaki, JP), Omura; Ichiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Power semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,276,773

Inventors: Saitou; Kazumi (Tsuruoka, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having improved metal wiring
Patent Number: 8,022,542

Inventors: Saka; Yoshihisa (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Transfer device and image forming apparatus with sealing member in contact with transfer belt
Patent Number: 8,023,857

Inventors: Sakai; Katsuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, method of controlling image processing apparatus, and program
Patent Number: 8,023,139

Inventors: Sakai; Yoshiharu (Tochigi, JP), Ozawa; Tetsuya (Tochigi, JP), Fukuzawa; Kazuyoshi (Tochigi, JP), Ohtake; Yoshito (Tochigi, JP), Baba; Hiroki (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Working station
Patent Number: 8,024,067

Inventors: Sakal; Robert (Bolton, MA), Brennan; Meghan (Newburyport, MA), Macarthur; Douglas (Acton, MA), Morris; Ben E. (Louisville, KY), Hall; Todd A. (Goshen, KY), Furnish; Simon (New York, NY)
Title: Ductal lavage microcatheter with user activated valve and Nitinol introducer
Patent Number: 7,276,047

Inventors: Sakamaki; Ryousuke (Toyohashi, JP)
Title: Seat drive motor and power seat system
Patent Number: 7,275,791

Inventors: Sakamoto; Kazuya (Kanagawa, JP), Aichi; Takao (Tokyo, JP), Yano; Kentaro (Kanagawa, JP), Goto; Fumihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Yamada; Akitoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image supply device transmitting image data to a recording apparatus, communication apparatus, recording system and control method thereof
Patent Number: 8,022,993

Inventors: Sakamoto; Kei (Nagoya, JP), Kondo; Masaki (Kawasaki, JP), Yasutake; Nobuaki (Yokkaichi, JP), Okamura; Takayuki (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 9,142,288

Inventors: Sakuragi; Isamu (Nirasaki, JP), Kubota; Kazuhiro (Nirasaki, JP)
Title: Method for detecting an end point of resist peeling, method and apparatus for peeling resist, and computer-readable storage medium
Patent Number: 8,021,564

Inventors: Salkeld; Robert (Santa Fe, NM)
Title: Reusable global launcher
Patent Number: 9,139,311

Inventors: Saluja; Daman (New Delhi, IN), Chaudhury; Uma (New Delhi, IN), Ali; Mashook (New Delhi, IN)
Title: PCR-based detection method for Chlamydia trachomatis
Patent Number: 9,139,883

Inventors: Samaarasinghe; Harish (Freehold, NJ)
Title: Call control element constructing a session initiation protocol (SIP) message including provisions for incorporating address related information of public switched telephone network (PSTN) based devices
Patent Number: 8,023,623

Inventors: Samanta Singhar; Anil Ranjan Roy (San Diego, CA), Kolsrud; Arild Torvaldson (San Diego, CA), Bora; Tarali (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for saving power in monitoring and tracking devices
Patent Number: 9,144,017

Inventors: Samarasooriya; Vajira (Ottawa, CA), Payer; Daniel (Rockland, CA), Yee; Jung (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for television band pilot sensing
Patent Number: 9,143,774

Inventors: Sammour; Mohammed (Montreal, CA), Grandhi; Sudheer A. (Mamaroneck, NY)
Title: Methods and systems for providing reliable multicast service in a WLAN system
Patent Number: 8,023,453

Inventors: Sampsell; Jeffrey B. (Pueblo West, CO)
Title: Backlight displays
Patent Number: 8,023,167

Inventors: Sanders; Stuart Alan (Palm Beach Gardens, FL)
Title: Cryogenic insulation
Patent Number: 7,276,290

Inventors: Sandhu; Gurtej Sandhu (Boise, ID), Yu; Chris Chang (Aurora, IL)
Title: Method for forming a metallization layer
Patent Number: 7,276,442

Inventors: Sanford; Emery (San Francisco, CA), Lynch; Stephen Brian (Portola Valley, CA), Montevirgen; Anthony Sagala (Milpitas, CA), Rothkopf; Fletcher (Mountain View, CA), Schmidt; Mathias (Santa Clara, CA), Mohammadinia; Hamid (San Jose, CA), Murphy; R. Sean (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Electronic device assembly
Patent Number: 8,023,261

Inventors: Sano; Akihito (Nagoya, JP), Fujimoto; Hideo (Nagoya, JP), Ikemata; Yoshito (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Passive walking legged robot
Patent Number: 8,024,070

Inventors: Sano; Kouichi (Ihara-gun, JP), Matsumoto; Yasuo (Numazu, JP), Kato; Masakazu (Numazu, JP), Shimura; Takahiro (Gotemba, JP)
Title: Quadrature demodulation device, quadrature demodulation method, and quadrature demodulation program
Patent Number: 8,023,579

Inventors: Sarasa; Pablo (Voorhout, NL)
Title: Filter with crosses
Patent Number: 8,022,788

Inventors: Saripalli; Ramakrishna (Cornelius, OR)
Title: Power-optimized interrupt delivery
Patent Number: 9,141,573

Inventors: Sarkar; Debasish (Irvine, CA), Shetty; Manoj (Mumbai, IN)
Title: Selecting transmission parameters for downlink transmissions based on retransmission rates
Patent Number: 9,144,080

Inventors: Sarkar; Sujit K. (DeWinton, CA), Mitchell; David J. (Calgary, CA)
Title: Steam generation apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,021,537

Inventors: Sasaki; Miho (Abiko, JP), Ogino; Masahiko (Hitachi, JP), Miyauchi; Akihiro (Hitachi, JP), Shizawa; Noritake (Ninomiya, JP), Mori; Kyoichi (Oiso, JP)
Title: Imprint apparatus
Patent Number: 8,021,141

Inventors: Sasaki; Osamu (Chuo-ku, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for processing messages
Patent Number: 8,024,375

Inventors: Sasaki; Tadashi (Saitama, JP), Matsui; Nobuo (Saitama, JP)
Title: Automatic focusing system focus area control
Patent Number: 8,023,036

Inventors: Sasaki; Teruyuki (Tokyo, JP), Kamitani; Kazutaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Article with organic-inorganic composite film
Patent Number: 8,021,749

Inventors: Satake; Takeshi (Hyogo, JP), Akutsu; Takeji (Hyogo, JP), Yamasaki; Motohiko (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Laser guide optical fiber and laser guide including the same
Patent Number: 8,023,785

Inventors: Sato; Hideo (Hitachi, JP), Sato; Tomohiko (Fujisawa, JP), Mamba; Norio (Kawasaki, JP), Maki; Masahiro (Mobara, JP), Nakao; Takayuki (Mobara, JP)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 7,277,078

Inventors: Sato; Kazumi (Kashiwa, JP), Kakutani; Toshifumi (Abiko, JP), Suda; Takeyuki (Nagareyama, JP), Hata; Yousuke (Ichikawa, JP), Kato; Hirohisa (Toride, JP), Suzuki; Shinya (Toride, JP), Yamazaki; Yoshitaka (Abiko, JP)
Title: Sheet binding processing apparatus and image forming system
Patent Number: 9,139,397

Inventors: Sato; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP), Sako; Akifumi (Tokyo, JP), Ishida; Kazunari (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ultrasonic probe and ultrasonic imaging apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 9,138,203

Inventors: Sato; Reiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical packet transmitting/receiving system
Patent Number: 9,143,262

Inventors: Satoh; Tsukasa (Kanagawa, JP), Yamaoka; Hironori (Kanagawa, JP), Namekata; Shinichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Fixing device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,141,048

Inventors: Satori; Tomoyuki (Kawagoe, JP)
Title: Zoom lens and imaging system incorporating it
Patent Number: 7,277,233

Inventors: Sattari; Ashkan (Regina, CA)
Title: Smart caregiver platform methods, apparatuses and media
Patent Number: 9,142,116

Inventors: Saunders; Stillman T. (Sammamish, WA), Coloma; Ignacio Ariel (Sammamish, WA), Gupta; Vishal (Redmond, WA)
Title: Signing-in to software applications having secured features
Patent Number: 8,024,781

Inventors: Savry; Olivier (Sassenage, FR), Vacherand; Francois (Le Pont de Claix, FR), Crochon; Elisabeth (Poisat, FR)
Title: Contactless privacy protection device
Patent Number: 8,022,810

Inventors: Schaefer; Scott (Boise, ID)
Title: Power savings in active standby mode
Patent Number: 7,277,333

Inventors: Schaer; Alan K. (San Jose, CA), Valencia; Aurelio (East Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Irrigated ablation device assembly
Patent Number: 7,276,061

Inventors: Schafer; Jens (Herzogenaurach, DE), Steigerwald; Martin (Erlangen, DE), Heywood; Jonathan (Pettstadt, DE)
Title: Device for the variable setting of the control times of gas-exchange valves of an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,275,506

Inventors: Scharmuller; Josef (4892 Fornach, AT)
Title: Support structure for a hitch ball
Patent Number: 7,275,754

Inventors: Schauz; Stephan (Geislingen/Steige, DE)
Title: Method for the manufacture of an injection molded conductor carrying means
Patent Number: 7,276,267

Inventors: Scheller; Gregg D (Wildwood, MO), Zeid; Matthew N (Ballwin, MO)
Title: Steerable laser probe
Patent Number: 9,138,350

Inventors: Scherer; Rico (Westersede, DE), Meyeroltmanns; Malte (Bremen, DE), Peisker; Tobias (Achim, DE)
Title: Device for detecting faulty position and separating fasteners and spacers as well as method
Patent Number: 8,022,328

Inventors: Schlagenhauf; Uwe (Strassberg, DE), Haenle; Peter (Inzighofen, DE)
Title: Rotationally driven cutting tool
Patent Number: 7,275,894

Inventors: Schlecht; Martin F. (Lexington, MA)
Title: High efficiency power converter
Patent Number: 8,023,290

Inventors: Schlecht; Martin F. (Lexington, MA)
Title: High efficiency power converter
Patent Number: 9,143,042

Inventors: Schlueter; Robert (Holt, MI), Minshall; Benjamin Ashton (Mason, MI), Hunt; Ryan Joseph (East Lansing, MI)
Title: Voltage collapse diagnostic and ATC system
Patent Number: 8,024,076

Inventors: Schmidt-Jacobsen; Julie Faust (Rungsted, DK), Frandsen; Rikke Sakstrup (Frederiksberg, DK)
Title: Method for the preparation of a carminic acid lake
Patent Number: 8,021,440

Inventors: Schmidt; Joshua G. (Royal Oak, MI)
Title: Lacrosse head having a ball stop
Patent Number: 8,021,250

Inventors: Schneider; Eric (University Heights, OH)
Title: Methods, systems, products, and devices for processing DNS friendly identifiers
Patent Number: 9,141,717

Inventors: Schneider; Pascal (Epalinges, CH), Thompson; Jeffrey (Stoneham, MA), Cachero; Teresa (Brookline, MA), Ambrose; Christine (Reading, MA), Rennert; Paul (Millis, MA)
Title: Methods of treating a tumor that expresses APRIL by administering BCMA
Patent Number: 7,276,241

Inventors: Schodel; Nicole (Munich, DE), Haidegger; Ernst (Riemerling, DE), Schmigalle; Holger (Wolfratshausen, DE), Goke; Volker (Geretsried, DE), Schmaderer; Harald (Wolfratshausen, DE)
Title: Method for processing coke oven gas
Patent Number: 9,139,492

Inventors: Schoeneich; Hendrik (Heroldsberg, DE), Brueck; Stefan (Neunkirchen am Brand, DE), Montojo; Juan (Nuremberg, DE)
Title: Channel estimation using averaging and interpolation
Patent Number: 9,143,365

Inventors: Scholtens; Peter Cornelis Simeon (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Cross-coupled folding circuit and analog-to-digital converter provided with such a folding circuit
Patent Number: 7,277,041

Inventors: Schrey; Albert (Kerken, DE), Schwass; Gerhard (Mulheim an der Ruhr, DE), de Lazzer; Armin (Mulheim an der Ruhr, DE)
Title: Turbine blade with a cover plate and a protective layer applied to the cover plate
Patent Number: 8,021,120

Inventors: Schroder; Arthur (Dittelbrunn, DE), Sudau; Jorg (Niederwern, DE), Pittner; Daniel (Gerbrunn, DE), Rohm; Axel (Schonungen, DE)
Title: Clutch arrangement and sealing element
Patent Number: 9,140,307

Inventors: Schroder; Arthur (Dittelbrunn, DE), Sudau; Jorg (Niederwerrn, DE), Pittner; Daniel (Gerbrunn, DE)
Title: Clutch arrangement
Patent Number: 9,140,308

Inventors: Schul; Eran (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Wireless audio player and speaker system
Patent Number: 9,143,861

Inventors: Schulz-Harder; Jurgen (Lauf, DE), Haberl; Peter (Hirschau, DE)
Title: Method for producing a metal-ceramic substrate for electric circuits on modules
Patent Number: 8,021,920

Inventors: Schulz; Volkmar (Stolberg, DE), Meijer; Eduard Johannes (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Color-controlled illumination device
Patent Number: 8,022,632

Inventors: Schuster; Jeffrey A. (Bolinas, CA), Bridges; Paul Stuart (Menlo Park, CA), Gibbins; Graham (Hayward, CA), Reid; Nicola (Emeryville, CA)
Title: Device for readying a needle free injector for delivery
Patent Number: 9,138,538

Inventors: Schuster; Karl-Heinz (Koenigsbronn, DE), Rostalski; Hans-Juergen (Oberkochen, DE), Dodoc; Aurelian (Oberkochen, DE)
Title: Projection objective of a microlithographic exposure apparatus
Patent Number: 7,277,231

Inventors: Schuttenberg; Kim (Gilbert, AZ), O'Bleness; R. Frank (Tempe, AZ)
Title: Systems and methods for writing data from a caching agent to main memory according to a pre-clean criterion
Patent Number: 9,141,543

Inventors: Schwartzberg; Yoav (Jerusalem, IL), Shenhav; Tom (Tel-Aviv, IL)
Title: Identification of a graphical symbol by identifying its constituent contiguous pixel groups as characters
Patent Number: 8,023,725

Inventors: Schweizer; Alexander (Buehl, DE), Stengel; Frank (Buehl-Neusatz, DE), Fuss; Martin (Karlsruhe, DE), Ehrlich; Matthias (Buehl, DE), Nazari; Behzad (Nuertingen, DE), Martin; Jens (Sinzheim-Kartung, DE), Hirt; Joachim (Oberkirch, DE), Zimmermann; Martin (Sasbach, DE)
Title: Parallel shift transmission and method for controlling it
Patent Number: 7,276,013

Inventors: Scogna; Jules (Drexel Hill, PA), Schuman; Adam (Swarthmore, PA)
Title: Omni-directional wheel assembly
Patent Number: 9,139,040

Inventors: Scolari; Nathan A. (Greenville, SC)
Title: Dual drive sprocket pedal bike
Patent Number: 9,139,252

Inventors: Segovia; Eugenio Yegro (Madrid, ES), Santiago; Pedro Luis Benito (Rheine, DE)
Title: Wind turbine and method of assembling the same
Patent Number: 8,021,101

Inventors: Seitz; Guenther (Spiegelberg, DE), Otto; Wolfgang (Aalen, DE)
Title: Method for the interferometric measurement of non-rotationally symmetric wavefront errors
Patent Number: 7,277,186

Inventors: Sekiguchi; Hiroshi (Shinjuku-Ku, JP)
Title: Fresnel lens sheet, transmission screen provided with the same and rear projection display
Patent Number: 7,277,227

Inventors: Sekine; Katsuyuki (Yokohama, JP), Aoyama; Tomonori (Yokohama, JP), Kobayashi; Takuya (Yokohama, JP)
Title: CMOS semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,022,486

Inventors: Sekoguchi; Yoshinori (Osaka, JP), Sugano; Minako (Osaka, JP), Iwashita; Yasuhiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Ion generating device and electrical apparatus which can easily be reduced in size and thickness
Patent Number: 9,142,378

Inventors: Self; Paul William Ronald (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Circuits and methods for reducing static phase offset using commutating phase detectors
Patent Number: 7,276,977

Inventors: Selgas; Thomas Drennan (Athens, TX), Massing; Michael Brian (San Jose, CA), Gmuender; John Everett (Campbell, CA)
Title: Method of modifying a toolbar
Patent Number: 9,141,263

Inventors: Selo; Jean-Loic (Saint-Gingolph, FR)
Title: Process for the (co-)polymerization of ethylene in the gas phase
Patent Number: 7,276,564

Inventors: Semma; Toshitaka (Kanagawa, JP), Kimura; Yoshihisa (Kanagawa, JP), Yano; Tetsuya (Kanagawa, JP), Ogawa; Kazuo (Kanagawa, JP), Kishi; Kazuhito (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus with a chargeable capacitor
Patent Number: 8,023,126

Inventors: Semple; Sean C. (Delta, CA), Klimuk; Sandra K. (Vancouver, CA), Harasym; Troy (Vancouver, CA), Hope; Michael J. (Vancouver, CA), Ansell; Steven M. (Vancouver, CA), Cullis; Pieter R. (Vancouver, CA), Scherrer; Peter (Vancouver, CA), Debeyer; Dan (Vancouver, CA)
Title: Lipid-encapsulated polyanionic nucleic acid
Patent Number: 8,021,686

Inventors: Seo; Kang Soo (Suwon, KR)
Title: Gear train of automatic transmission for vehicle
Patent Number: 8,021,264

Inventors: Seo; Seung Don (Suwon-Si, KR)
Title: Frame unit of compressor and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,276,829

Inventors: Seo; Tae Suk (Seoul, KR), Chung; Jin Beom (Seoul, KR), Lee; Jeong Woo (Yongin, KR), Kim; Yon Lae (Seoul, KR), Choi; Kyoung Sik (Suwon, KR), Oh; Seoung Jong (Seoul, KR), Yoon; Jai Woong (Yongin, KR)
Title: Holder device for analyzing characteristics of dosimeter
Patent Number: 8,022,374

Inventors: Setoguchi; Noriaki (Kagoshima, JP), Asao; Shigeharu (Kawasaki, JP), Kanazawa; Yoshikazu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method for driving plasma display panel
Patent Number: 8,022,897

Inventors: Severns; John Cort (West Chester, OH), Hartman; Frederick Anthony (Cincinnati, OH), Burckett-St. Laurent; James Charles Theophile Roger (Lasne, BE), Noyes; Anna Vadimovna (Hamilton, OH), Radomyselski; Arseni V. (Hamilton, OH), France; Paul Amaat (West Chester, OH), Scheibel; Jeffrey John (Loveland, OH), Thoen; Christiaan Arthur Jacques Kamiel (West Chester, OH), Deak; John Christopher (West Chester, OH), Vinson; Phillip Kyle (Fairfield, OH), Sakkab; Nabil Yaqub (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Washing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,275,400

Inventors: Sevigny; Benoit (Mountain View, CA)
Title: High-density fiber coupling and emission/detection system
Patent Number: 9,140,852

Inventors: Shaheen; Kamel M. (King of Prussia, PA), Rahman; Shamim Akbar (Montreal, CA), Goldberg; Steven Jeffrey (Downingtown, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for independent and efficient delivery of services to wireless devices capable of supporting multiple radio interfaces and network infrastructure
Patent Number: 8,023,941

Inventors: Shanbhogue; Vedvyas (Austin, TX), Robinson; Stephen J. (Austin, TX)
Title: Enabling virtualization of a processor resource
Patent Number: 9,141,570

Inventors: Shao; Henry K. (San Francisco, CA), Yao; Xiangyang (Cupertino, CA)
Title: String-based systems and methods for searching for real estate properties
Patent Number: 8,024,349

Inventors: Shao; Huai-Rong (San Jose, CA), Ngo; Chiu (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method and system for accurate clock synchronization for communication networks
Patent Number: 8,023,976

Inventors: Sharma; Sandeep (San Diego, CA), Shuman; Mohammed Ataur R. (San Diego, CA), Subbaramoo; Shobha (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and systems to dynamically enable and control communication link optimizations on a communication device
Patent Number: 9,143,904

Inventors: Shaw; Han-Yi (Redmond, WA), Lang; Brent (Seattle, WA)
Title: In-document floating object re-ordering
Patent Number: 8,024,667

Inventors: Shaw; Ian (Warrington, GB), Gaffka; Antony (Warrington, GB)
Title: Radioactive waste storage
Patent Number: 9,142,326

Inventors: Sheats; James R. (Palo Alto, CA), Kao; Sam (San Mateo, CA), Miller; Gregory A. (Mountain View, CA), Roscheisen; Martin R. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Series interconnected optoelectronic device module assembly
Patent Number: 7,276,724

Inventors: Sheffer; Joseph (Cardiff, CA), Norman; Thea (San Diego, CA), Dimarchi; Richard D. (Carmel, IN), Hays Putnam; Anna-Maria A. (San Diego, CA), Tian; Feng (San Diego, CA), Chu; Stephanie (San Diego, CA), Krawitz; Denise (San Diego, CA), Cho; Ho Sung (San Diego, CA)
Title: Modified human plasma polypeptide or Fc scaffolds and their uses
Patent Number: 8,022,186

Inventors: Shen; Jinmiao J. (Austin, TX), Hong; Cheong M. (Austin, TX), Kang; Sung-Taeg (Austin, TX), Rossow; Marc A (Austin, TX)
Title: Method of annealing a dielectric layer
Patent Number: 8,021,970

Inventors: Shen; Jun (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Solenoid linear actuator and method of making same
Patent Number: 9,142,374

Inventors: Shen; Qiang (San Diego, CA)
Title: Communication signal decoding
Patent Number: 8,024,644

Inventors: Shen; Xiaowei (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Architecture support of best-effort atomic transactions for multiprocessor systems
Patent Number: 9,141,547

Inventors: Shenfield; Michael (Richmond Hill, CA), Smith; Christopher (Burlington, CA)
Title: Dynamic syndicated content delivery system and method
Patent Number: 8,024,452

Inventors: Sheng; Tao (Toronto, CA), Dos Remedios; Alwyn (Toronto, CA)
Title: Robust and efficient learning object tracker
Patent Number: 9,141,196

Inventors: Sherman; Bruce A. (Beachwood, OH), Halley; Douglas R. (Westlake, OH)
Title: Bottle and towel holder
Patent Number: 7,275,729

Inventors: Shibata; Yutaka (Sakai, JP), Yoshida; Kaori (Sakai, JP), Fujinami; Isao (Sakai, JP)
Title: Electrolysis device and heat-pump-type water heater provided with same
Patent Number: 9,140,465

Inventors: Shih; Chao-Wen (Hsin-chu, TW)
Title: Package substrate having electrically connecting structure
Patent Number: 8,022,530

Inventors: Shim; Seunghwan (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jinah (Seoul, KR), Nam; Jeongbeom (Seoul, KR), Chung; Indo (Seoul, KR), Yang; Juhong (Seoul, KR), Jung; Ilhyoung (Seoul, KR), Kwon; Hyungjin (Seoul, KR)
Title: Solar cell
Patent Number: 9,142,697

Inventors: Shima; Shinji (Kitakyushu, JP), Nakayama; Toshitaka (Kitakyushu, JP), Shibata; Tomoaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Hearth carriage coupling structure of rotary furnace hearth
Patent Number: 8,021,602

Inventors: Shimada; Masahiro (Seto, JP)
Title: Marching bass drum supporting structure, marching bass drum, and carrier
Patent Number: 7,276,653

Inventors: Shimizu; Etsuo (Kanagawa, JP), Shimizu, legal representative; Kumie (Tokyo, JP), Kijima; Naoto (Kanagawa, JP), Shimomura; Yasuo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Phosphor and production method thereof, and phosphor-containing composition, light emitting device, image display and lighting system
Patent Number: 8,021,576

Inventors: Shimizu; Kazuya (Osaka, JP), Sato; Tomoya (Nara, JP), Fujiwara; Makoto (Kyoto, JP), Shiomi; Kentaro (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Confidential information processing host device and confidential information processing method
Patent Number: 8,024,583

Inventors: Shimizu; Keishi (Kanagawa, JP), Igusa; Masahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Toshihiko (Kanagawa, JP), Fujii; Akira (Kanagawa, JP), Yatsuda; Kazutoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Ohtsu; Shigemi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical waveguide film with mark for positioning and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 8,023,790

Inventors: Shimizu; Tatsuo (Shinagawa, JP), Takao; Kazuto (Tsukuba, JP), Shinohe; Takashi (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having a pair of transistors that are directly coupled and capacitively coupled
Patent Number: 9,142,551

Inventors: Shimokawa; Koichi (Tokyo, JP), Hara; Kota (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Magnetic recording disk and process for manufacture thereof
Patent Number: 7,277,254

Inventors: Shimomaki; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Operational amplifying circuit and liquid crystal panel drive device using the same
Patent Number: 9,143,102

Inventors: Shin; Min-Chul (Yongin, KR), Huh; Jong-Moo (Yongin, KR), Kim; Bong-Ju (Yongin, KR), Lee; Yun-Gyu (Yongin, KR)
Title: Display device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,142,780

Inventors: Shin; So-Bong (Seoul, KR), Kwon; Ok Hwan (Seoul, KR)
Title: Dimming system of lamp using light-emitting device
Patent Number: 9,144,128

Inventors: Shinozaki; Atsushi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Communication resource management device
Patent Number: 8,023,514

Inventors: Shinto; Yasushi (Inagi, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit, and method of supplying a clock to internal blocks provided in a semiconductor integrated circuit
Patent Number: 8,024,595

Inventors: Shiomi; Makoto (Tenri, JP), Tomizawa; Kazunari (Kyoto, JP), Miyachi; Koichi (Kyoto, JP), Shigeta; Mitsuhiro (Uji, JP)
Title: Method of driving a display, display, and computer program therefor
Patent Number: 7,277,076

Inventors: Shirafuji; Yasuhito (Kashiwa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus for detecting the distribution of electrical resistance of a transferring member
Patent Number: 8,023,840

Inventors: Shpantzer; Isaac (Bethesda, MD), Khurgin; Jacob B. (Baltimore, MD), Cho; Pak Shing (Gaithersburg, MD), Achiam; Yaakov (Rockville, MD)
Title: Coherent photothermal interferometric spectroscopy system and method for chemical sensing
Patent Number: 7,277,178

Inventors: Shuert; Lyle H. (Bloomfield Hills, MI)
Title: One-way plastic pallet
Patent Number: 7,275,489

Inventors: Shukla; Ashok K (Woodstock, MD), Shukla; Mukta M. (Woodstock, MD), Shukla; Amita M (Woodstock, MD)
Title: Incision-based filtration/separation pipette tip
Patent Number: 7,276,158

Inventors: Shulenberger; Arthur M. (Millbrae, CA)
Title: Tablet computer carrying case with retractable latch
Patent Number: 9,141,136

Inventors: Shuster; Gary (Fresno, CA)
Title: Clothing and body covering pattern creation machine and method
Patent Number: 9,143,659

Inventors: Shyam; Nagaraj (Cupertino, CA), Harmer; Craig (San Francisco, CA), Beck; Ken (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Managing remote procedure calls when a server is unavailable
Patent Number: 9,141,449

Inventors: Sibum; Heinz (Essen, DE), Kiese; Jurgen (Cottbus, DE), Kramer; Manfred (Gifhorn, DE)
Title: Titanium alloy
Patent Number: 8,021,605

Inventors: Sievers; Hans Hinrich (Kronshagen, DE)
Title: Implant with an annular base
Patent Number: 7,276,079

Inventors: Sigel; Gary A. (Millersville, PA), Kauffman; William J. (Manheim, PA), Barshinger; Donald E. (East Prospect, PA)
Title: Method of making a surface covering having gloss-in-register
Patent Number: 7,276,265

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: High nozzle density inkjet printhead
Patent Number: 7,275,811

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Camera with linked parallel processor cores
Patent Number: 9,143,635

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Portable device with dual image sensors and quad-core processor
Patent Number: 9,143,636

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), King; Tobin Allen (Balmain, AU)
Title: Printing system having media loop dryer
Patent Number: 8,020,984

Inventors: Silverman; Benjamin David (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Moment analysis of tertiary protein structures
Patent Number: 8,024,126

Inventors: Sim; Hong Cheng Michael (Singapore, SG)
Title: Multiple wireless networks management
Patent Number: 8,023,473

Inventors: Simmen; Kenneth Alan (Tervuren, BE), Surleraux; Dominique Louis Nestor Ghislain (Braine-le-chateau, BE), Lin; Tse-I (Mechelen, BE), Lenz; Oliver (Sint-Katelijne-Waver, BE), Raboisson; Pierre Jean-Marie Bernard (Sterrebeek, BE)
Title: Pyrido[2,3-d]pyrimidines useful as HCV inhibitors, and methods for the preparation thereof
Patent Number: 8,022,077

Inventors: Simpson; Daniel J. (Rio Vista, CA), Kogler; Ferdinand (Rio Vista, CA)
Title: Dewatering of drilling mud using a filter press
Patent Number: 9,138,668

Inventors: Singh; Bal Ram (Dartmouth, MA), Sharma; Shashi Kant (New Bedford, MA)
Title: Biologically active hemagglutinin from type a Clostridium botulinum and methods of use
Patent Number: 9,139,624

Inventors: Singh; Sunil Kumar (Mechanicville, NY), Herrick; Matthew (Cedar Park, TX), Tang; Teck Jung (Ballston Lake, NY), Xu; Dewei (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Reduced capacitance interlayer structures and fabrication methods
Patent Number: 9,142,451

Inventors: Sishtla; Vishnu M. (Manlius, NY), Tetu; Lee G. (Baldwinsville, NY), Patrick; William P. (Glastonbury, CT)
Title: Compressor sound suppression
Patent Number: 8,021,126

Inventors: Skarbovig; Nils Mittet (Vredenburg, ZA)
Title: Grout pack assembly
Patent Number: 8,021,083

Inventors: Small; Robert J. (Dublin, CA), McGhee; Laurence (Duntocher, GB), Maloney; David J. (Livermore, CA), Peterson; Maria L. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Chemical mechanical polishing composition and process
Patent Number: 7,276,180

Inventors: Smith; Charles Robert (Swindon, GB), Hodgetts; Jennifer Clare (Addlestone, GB)
Title: Method for quantitatively determining eyelash clumping
Patent Number: 9,140,681

Inventors: Smith; Richard A. (Annapolis, MD), Dewey; Michael (Arnold, MD)
Title: Intelligent delivery agent for short message distribution center
Patent Number: 9,143,908

Inventors: Smith; Robert C. (Middletown, CT)
Title: Expandable surgical portal
Patent Number: 8,021,337

Inventors: Smits; Felix Maria Antonius (The Hague, NL), De Jong; Adriaan Jan (The Hague, NL), Van Rossum; Wilhelmus Lambertus (The Hague, NL)
Title: Method of compensating sub-array or element failure in a phased array radar system, a phased array radar system and a computer program product
Patent Number: 9,140,779

Inventors: Smolyar; Lev (Givat Shmuel, IL), Bergel; Itshak (Givat Shmuel, IL)
Title: Device, system and method for blind format detection
Patent Number: 7,277,496

Inventors: Snyder; John P. (Edina, MN), Larson; John M. (Northfield, MN)
Title: Metal source and drain transistor having high dielectric constant gate insulator
Patent Number: 8,022,459

Inventors: Snyker; Mark O. (Apple Valley, MN), Giron; Jean-Christophe (Edina, MN), Greer; Bryan D. (Northfield, MN), Korus; Jerome (Lakeville, MN), Messere; Rino (Modave, BE), Taylor; Cliff (Northfield, MN)
Title: Electrical feed-through spacer and connectivity
Patent Number: 9,142,945

Inventors: So; Kenneth (Belmont, CA), Al-Shamma; Ali (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Memory device with improved temperature-sensor circuit
Patent Number: 7,277,343

Inventors: Soderberg; Mark S. (Conifer, CO), Nickel; Michael Joseph (Golden, CO), Cavanagh; Sean (Golden, CO), Goodman; James Paul (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Reel based lacing system
Patent Number: 9,138,030

Inventors: Soga; Tasao (Fujisawa, JP), Shimokawa; Hanae (Yokohama, JP), Nakatsuka; Tetsuya (Yokohama, JP), Miura; Kazuma (Yokohama, JP), Negishi; Mikio (Komoro, JP), Nakajima; Hirokazu (Saku, JP), Endoh; Tsuneo (Komoro, JP)
Title: Solder composition for electronic devices
Patent Number: 8,022,551

Inventors: Sohn; Jun-Il (Yongin-si, KR), Choi; Eun-seok (Yongin-si, KR), Bang; Won-chul (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Dong-yoon (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Yeun-bae (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Device having display buttons and display method and medium for the device
Patent Number: 8,024,004

Inventors: Solomon; Gemma (Chicago, IL), Andrews; David (Alexandria, VA), Ratner; Mark (Glencoe, IL)
Title: Molecular quantum interference apparatus and applications of same
Patent Number: 8,022,394

Inventors: Song; Chung Dam (Seoul, KR), Kim; Chang-Won (Incheon, KR)
Title: Stray capacitance reduced condenser microphone
Patent Number: 8,023,670

Inventors: Song; Gee-Wook (Daejeon, KR), Hyun; Jung-Seob (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Bum Shin (Daejeon, KR), Cho; Sun Young (Kyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Three axial displacement measuring apparatus
Patent Number: 7,275,330

Inventors: Song; Koon Chul (Osaka, JP)
Title: Round trip envelope
Patent Number: 9,139,337

Inventors: Sotoyama; Wataru (Minami-Ashigara, JP), Satoh; Tasuku (Minami-Ashigara, JP), Sato; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Matsuura; Azuma (Kawasaki, JP), Sawatari; Norio (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Organometallic complex, luminescent solid, organic EL element and organic EL display
Patent Number: 7,276,617

Inventors: Sousa; Alexandre (Brejos de Azeitao, PT), Pedroso; Antonio Manuel (Amoreira-Alcabideche, PT), Bodley; Martin (Sudbury, MA), Cleve; Pascal (Sudbury, MA), Schau; Jonathan (Sudbury, MA)
Title: Systems and methods for synchronizing wireless audio base stations
Patent Number: 9,144,046

Inventors: Spahn; Martin (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Method for suppressing ghost image artifacts in x-ray device for performing this method
Patent Number: 7,277,568

Inventors: Sparman; Alfred (Bridgetown, BB)
Title: Supplement composition
Patent Number: 9,138,448

Inventors: Srinivasan; Varadarajan (Los Altos Hills, CA), Srinivasan; Maheshwaran (Sunnyvale, CA), Deshpande; Chetan (San Jose, CA), Khanna; Sandeep (Los Altos, CA), Gaddam; Venkat Rajendher Reddy (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Content addressable memory device having state information processing circuitry
Patent Number: 8,023,301

Inventors: Staby; Arne (Bagsv.ae butted.rd, DK)
Title: Ion exchange chromatography of proteins and peptides
Patent Number: 7,276,590

Inventors: Stalemark; Eric (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Deck mounting components for attachment of posts and the like
Patent Number: 9,138,812

Inventors: Standley; David (Westlake Village, CA)
Title: Method and system for pixel bus signaling in CMOS image sensors
Patent Number: 7,277,602

Inventors: Stanton; Andrew (Collinsville, CT)
Title: Adjustable reminder label
Patent Number: 9,142,148

Inventors: Starr; Jeffrey W. (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Low power event processing for sensor controllers
Patent Number: 9,141,181

Inventors: Stasiak; James (Lebanon, OR)
Title: Electronic devices containing organic semiconductor materials
Patent Number: 7,276,727

Inventors: Stecher; Matthias (Munchen, DE), Hofmann; Renate (Regensburg, DE), Busch; Joerg (Regensburg, DE)
Title: Semiconductor component and method for fabricating
Patent Number: 7,276,803

Inventors: Steinberg; Erez (Tel Aviv, IL), Nakash; Moshe (Or Yehuda, IL), Yitschak; Yehuda (Magen Shaul, IL)
Title: Video processing system, computer program product and method for managing a transfer of information between a memory unit and a decoder
Patent Number: 9,143,793

Inventors: Stiesdal; Henrik (Odense, DK)
Title: Stator arrangement, generator and wind turbine
Patent Number: 8,022,581

Inventors: Stiesdal; Henrik (Odense, DK), Wolf; Erik (Rottenbach, DE)
Title: System to store and to transmit electrical power
Patent Number: 9,142,969

Inventors: Stolpman; James L. (Bloomingdale, IL), McCracken; Jeffrey A. (Sugar Grove, IL)
Title: Ovenized crystal oscillator assembly
Patent Number: 8,022,777

Inventors: Stones; Kevin (Bishop Auckland, GB)
Title: Pivoting handle assembly for power tool
Patent Number: 7,275,322

Inventors: Stout; Christopher A. (San Bruno, CA), Swann; Betsy (Grass Valley, CA), Cruzada; Julian (San Jose, CA), Sepe; Chris (Campbell, CA)
Title: Tip protector sleeve
Patent Number: 9,138,343

Inventors: Stravers; Paul (Eindhoven, NL), Van Eijndhoven; Jos (Eindhoven, NL), Rutten; Martijn (Eindhoven, NL), Rodriguez; Alexey (Eindhoven, NL), Swierstra; Wouter (Eindhoven, NL), Kastelijn; Maurice (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Embedded system performance
Patent Number: 9,141,350

Inventors: Strittmatter; Andre (Menlo Park, CA), Chua; Christopher L. (San Jose, CA), Johnson; Noble M. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Semiconductor laser with integrated contact and waveguide
Patent Number: 8,023,546

Inventors: Strong; John R. (Bellevue, WA), Stockard; Richard D. (Kirkland, WA), Tipper; Nicholas C. (Lansing, MI), Hocker; Jon A. (Bothell, WA)
Title: Apparatus and method for harvesting portions with fluid nozzle arrays
Patent Number: 9,138,781

Inventors: Stucke, Jr.; Donald W. (East Aurora, NY), Damon; Daniel J. (South Wales, NY), Eckler; Travis William (Lancaster, NY), Favorito; Anthony (Buffalo, NY), Rumfola, III; Ross (Akron, NY), Wiatrowski-Pardi; Rachel A. (Cheektowaga, NY)
Title: Protective case for portable electronic device
Patent Number: 9,141,138

Inventors: Studholme; Matthew B. (Abingdon, VA), Roth, Jr.; Arthur (Bristol, VA), McSheehy, Jr.; Brendan Francis (Abingdon, VA)
Title: Process for preparing polymeric fibers based on blends of at least two polymers
Patent Number: 8,021,584

Inventors: Su; Cheng-Wei (Taichung, TW)
Title: Extension bar
Patent Number: 9,138,887

Inventors: Su; Yi-Jen (Taipei, TW)
Title: System and method for managing a memory system of a mobile device
Patent Number: 8,024,543

Inventors: Subacchi; Claudio (Mediapolis, IA)
Title: Composite pallets for molding concrete pipe
Patent Number: 9,139,333

Inventors: Sudhana; Hem (Cassola, IT), Zen; Andrea (Bassano Del Grappa, IT)
Title: Adjustable support head for optical or video/photographic equipment
Patent Number: 8,021,060

Inventors: Suehiro; Ichiro (Ibaraki, JP), Katayama; Hiroyuki (Ibaraki, JP), Akazawa; Kouji (Ibaraki, JP), Usui; Hideyuki (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Microlens array
Patent Number: 8,021,756

Inventors: Suehiro; Yutaka (Ube, JP), Sasaki; Kohsuke (Ube, JP), Hinoda; Yuji (Ube, JP), Okada; Takae (Ube, JP)
Title: Method for assessing breast cancer susceptibility
Patent Number: 9,139,881

Inventors: Suflita; Joseph (Norman, OK), Nanny; Mark (Norman, OK), Mendivelso Castro; Margarita (Traverse City, MI), Sunner; Jan (Norman, OK)
Title: Methods for obtaining clean energy from coal
Patent Number: 9,139,780

Inventors: Suga; Junichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Relay station, base station, and radio communication method
Patent Number: 9,143,223

Inventors: Sugaya; Shigeru (Kanagawa, JP), Takamura; Kazuhisa (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Mitsuhiro (Chiba, JP)
Title: Communications system, communications control apparatus and method, and computer program therefor
Patent Number: 7,277,412

Inventors: Sugimoto; Tomohiro (Saitama, JP), Sasamoto; Naoki (Saitama, JP), Kurosaka; Jun (Saitama, JP), Hayashi; Masato (Saitama, JP), Yamamoto; Kanako (Saitama, JP), Kashimura; Masato (Saitama, JP), Ushiki; Yasunobu (Saitama, JP), Ogita; Haruhisa (Saitama, JP), Miura; Tomoaki (Kanagawa, JP), Kanemoto; Kenichi (Chiba, JP), Kumura; Kou (Tokyo, JP), Yoshida; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Tamura; Keiji (Tokyo, JP), Shitara; Eiki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: C-4'' position substituted macrolide derivative
Patent Number: 9,139,609

Inventors: Sugiyama; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP), Sakamoto; Etsurou (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Recording medium and apparatus for protecting copyrighted digital data
Patent Number: 7,277,248

Inventors: Sugiyama; Takashi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Monochromatic liquid crystal display with high contrast ratio
Patent Number: 8,023,094

Inventors: Sullivan; Michael J. (Barrington, RI), Comeau; Brian (Berkley, MA), Goguen; Douglas S. (New Bedford, MA), Bulpett; David A. (Boston, MA)
Title: Multilayer core golf ball having hardness gradient within and between each core layer
Patent Number: 8,021,248

Inventors: Sumitani; Norihiko (Osaka, JP), Tsujimura; Kazuki (Shiga, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory having dummy bit line precharge/discharge circuit
Patent Number: 7,277,342

Inventors: Sun; Junbai (Shenzhen, CN), Li; Huadong (Shenzhen, CN), Zeng; Jianguo (Shenzhen, CN), Xiao; Yanming (Shenzhen, CN), Wu; Hao (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Method and apparatus for adjusting timeslot fragments of multiple links
Patent Number: 8,023,527

Inventors: Sun; Ming (San Diego, CA), Werner; Benjamin A. (San Carlos, CA), Gao; Weihua (San Jose, CA), Venkatraman; Sai Pradeep (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for asynchrosous positioning of wireless base stations
Patent Number: 9,144,055

Inventors: Sun; Shijun (Vancouver, WA)
Title: System and method for lossless video coding
Patent Number: 7,277,587

Inventors: Sun; Shijun (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Methods and systems for block-based residual upsampling
Patent Number: 8,023,569

Inventors: Sun; Xuejing (Rochester Hills, MI), Yen; Kuan-Chieh (Northville, MI), Alves; Rogerio Guedes (Macomb, MI)
Title: Noise reduction
Patent Number: 9,142,221

Inventors: Sun; Yizhong (Castaic, CA)
Title: Removable flame heat regulating apparatus including an inner hollow shell and an outer wall for a burner of a gas stove
Patent Number: 9,138,098

Inventors: Sundaresan; Aravind (Sunnyvale, CA), Chellappa; Ramalingam (Potomac, MD)
Title: Method and system for markerless motion capture using multiple cameras
Patent Number: 8,023,726

Inventors: Sundermann; Bernd (Aachen, DE), Hennies; Hagen-Heinrich (Simmerath, DE), Englberger; Werner (Stolberg, DE), Koegel; Babette-Yvonne (Langerwehe-Hamaich, DE)
Title: Substituted cyclohexane-1,4-diamine compounds
Patent Number: 7,276,518

Inventors: Sundstrom; Robert J. (Cary, NC)
Title: Method and system for automatically associating a cursor with a hotspot in a hypervideo stream using a visual indicator
Patent Number: 9,141,258

Inventors: Sutardja; Sehat (Los Altos Hills, CA), Sutardja; Pantas (Los Gatos, CA), Zhang; Wanfeng (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Diode emulator circuit
Patent Number: 9,144,137

Inventors: Sutcu; Muzaffer (Oviedo, FL), Woerz; Ulrich (Oviedo, FL)
Title: Gas turbine igniter with structure to reduce radial movement of igniter rod
Patent Number: 9,140,193

Inventors: Sutovsky; Peter (Columbia, MO), Miranda-Vizuete; Antonio (Sevilla, ES)
Title: Methods and compositions for detecting spermatozoa or semen in a sample
Patent Number: 8,021,852

Inventors: Suzuki; Daisuke (Tokyo, JP), Uchikawa; Tatsuya (Tokyo, JP), Kiuchi; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Shiraishi; Mitsutaka (Saitama, JP), Ito; Takao (Saitama, JP), Matsuo; Ryuji (Saitama, JP)
Title: Inputting device and mobile terminal
Patent Number: 8,022,944

Inventors: Suzuki; Shinsuke (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Packet relay apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,448

Inventors: Suzuki; Takashi (Yokohama, JP), Ishimaru; Noriyo (Yokohama, JP), Oyama; Takashi (Yamaguchi, JP), Tano; Tamotsu (Yamaguchi, JP), Oda; Toshiyuki (Yamaguchi, JP), Fujinaga; Ippei (Yamaguchi, JP), Urai; Tomoaki (Otake, JP), Okazaki; Seiji (Otake, JP), Kurata; Katsuaki (Otake, JP), Hiramoto; Toshiaki (Otake, JP), Sato; Akino (Otake, JP), Oda; Wataru (Otake, JP)
Title: Graphite material for negative electrodes of lithium ion secondary battery, manufacturing method for said material, and lithium ion secondary battery using same
Patent Number: 9,142,832

Inventors: Suzuki; Takumi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing ink-jet recording head
Patent Number: 7,275,310

Inventors: Suzuki; Tatsuya (Yokohama, JP), Matsumoto; Shinji (Yokohama, JP), Nakamura; Masahide (Yokohama, JP), Jimbo; Tomohiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Deceleration controller for vehicle
Patent Number: 8,024,099

Inventors: Suzuki; Yoshinori (Saitama, JP), Boon; Choong Seng (Yokohama, JP), Tan; Thiow Keng (Singapore, SG)
Title: Image encoding and decoding apparatus, program and method
Patent Number: 8,023,754

Inventors: Svendsen; Hugh (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: System and method for controlling access to assets in a network-based media sharing system using tagging
Patent Number: 9,141,825

Inventors: Svitavsky; Peter V. (Port Byron, NY), Kochan; Steven J. (Skaneateles, NY), Ardine; Donald P. (Baldwinsville, NY)
Title: Compact drive for a counterweight assisted winch
Patent Number: 7,275,733

Inventors: Szuecs; Frigyes (Langenbruck, CH), Stankowski; Alexander (Siggenthal-Station, CH)
Title: Process for extending the cyclic service life of thermal barrier coatings, in particular on gas turbine components
Patent Number: 8,021,720

Inventors: Tabuchi; Mitsuharu (Ikeda, JP), Nabeshima; Yoko (Ikeda, JP), Ado; Kazuaki (Ikeda, JP), Tatsumi; Kuniaki (Ikeda, JP), Takeuchi; Tomonari (Ikeda, JP)
Title: Lithium manganese-based composite oxide and method for preparing the same
Patent Number: 8,021,783

Inventors: Tachibana; Tohru (Yokohama, JP), Takahashi; Yuhichi (Machida, JP)
Title: Dividing a large input page into a plurality of smaller input pages to provide easier use of a terminal with a small screen
Patent Number: 8,024,659

Inventors: Tachikawa; Tadanori (Kawasaki, JP), Kobayashi; Sonomasa (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Electronic device
Patent Number: 8,023,287

Inventors: Taft; Terry L. (Big Flats, NY), Wise; Gary W. (Painted Post, NY)
Title: Method of molding a silica article
Patent Number: 7,275,397

Inventors: Taghivand; Mazhareddin (Campbell, CA), Donovan; Conor (San Francisco, CA), Yang; Jeongsik (Cupertino, CA), Lee; Sang-Oh (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Auxiliary varactor for temperature compensation
Patent Number: 8,022,780

Inventors: Taguchi; Yuichi (Sagamihara, JP), Yamamoto; Masayuki (Sagamihara, JP), Nasu; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP), Nakajima; Noriko (Machida, JP)
Title: Data management method for erasing data in computer system
Patent Number: 8,024,532

Inventors: Tai; Sean Yat Sing (Toronto, CA), Skinner; Timothy Julian Davis (Dorset, GB)
Title: System and method for deal management of syndicated loans by multiple bookrunners
Patent Number: 8,024,262

Inventors: Takada; Kazuyoshi (Kariya, JP), Suzuki; Sadanori (Kariya, JP), Sakoda; Shimpei (Kariya, JP), Yamamoto; Yukihiro (Kiriya, JP), Ichikawa; Shinji (Toyota, JP), Nakamura; Toru (Toyota, JP)
Title: Power reception equipment for resonance-type non-contact power supply system
Patent Number: 9,142,972

Inventors: Takagi; Nobuhiro (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Viterbi decoder
Patent Number: 7,277,507

Inventors: Takahara; Hiroshi (Oakland, NJ)
Title: Spray nozzle and the application
Patent Number: 9,138,753

Inventors: Takahashi; Eiji (Kobe, JP), Katayama; Ryo (Kobe, JP), Kannaka; Masato (Kobe, JP), Takamatsu; Hiroyuki (Kobe, JP)
Title: Analyzer for absorption spectrometry of impurity concentration contained in liquid using exciting light
Patent Number: 8,023,118

Inventors: Takahashi; Ryuta (Hitachi, JP), Ikuno; Hiroshi (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Optical module
Patent Number: 9,143,261

Inventors: Takahashi; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kariyazaki; Shuuichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device with covering member that partially covers wiring substrate
Patent Number: 9,142,519

Inventors: Takahashi; Tamotsu (Hokkaido, JP), Musha; Kiyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Photoelectric conversion devices
Patent Number: 8,022,295

Inventors: Takaki; Kouichi (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,141,061

Inventors: Takami; Shigeki (Anjo, JP), Yamaguchi; Kozo (Anjo, JP), Inuzuka; Takeshi (Anjo, JP), Ito; Tomohiko (Anjo, JP)
Title: Hybrid drive unit
Patent Number: 7,276,007

Inventors: Takano; Tamae (Isehara, JP), Kakehata; Tetsuya (Isehara, JP), Yamazaki; Shunpei (Setagaya, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,022,469

Inventors: Takano; Yoshiyuki (Hachioji, JP), Imamura; Tsuyoshi (Sagamihara, JP), Koetsuka; Kyohta (Fujisawa, JP), Kamiya; Noriyuki (Yamato, JP), Ohsawa; Masayuki (Atsugi, JP), Abe; Hiroya (Yokohama, JP), Innami; Takashi (Atsugi, JP), Hattori; Tadaaki (Hadano, JP), Terashima; Mieko (Isehara, JP)
Title: Magnet roller and method for the same, magnetic particle-support member, development device, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,867

Inventors: Takata; Taketo (Toyama, JP)
Title: LED illumination apparatus
Patent Number: 8,021,192

Inventors: Takeda; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Onogawa; Akihiro (Tokyo, JP), Koreeda; Yuichi (Tokyo, JP), Maruyama; Masashi (Tokyo, JP), Koshimizu; Haruyuki (Tokyo, JP), Mutaguchi; Kiyoyuki (Tokyo, JP), Matsushita; Hidehiko (Tokyo, JP), Sasaki; Shin (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical connector for connecting optical fibers to one another
Patent Number: 7,275,874

Inventors: Takeda; Kenji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication service continuation system, communication service continuation method, and program thereof
Patent Number: 8,023,494

Inventors: Takehara; Shintaro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Tracking error detection device and tracking error detection method for optical disk apparatus
Patent Number: 7,277,367

Inventors: Takehisa; Kiwamu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Oxygen laser oscillator
Patent Number: 9,142,934

Inventors: Takemoto; Megumi (Tokyo, JP), Maekawa; Shigeki (Tokyo, JP), Kashiba; Yoshihiro (Tokyo, JP), Deguchi; Yoshinori (Tokyo, JP), Miki; Kazunobu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device test probe
Patent Number: 7,276,923

Inventors: Takemura; Taichi (Abiko, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,141,060

Inventors: Takeuchi; Ryouichi (Chichibu, JP), Masuya; Kyousuke (Ichihara, JP)
Title: Light emitting diode, production method thereof and lamp
Patent Number: 8,022,436

Inventors: Tamareselvy; Krishnan (Brecksville, OH), Barker; Thomas (Akron, OH), Filla; Deborah (Twinsburg, OH), Roy; Aroop Kumar (Broadview Heights, OH), Kyer; Carol (Canal Fulton, OH), Rafferty; Denise (Sagamore Hills, OH), Zellia; Joseph (Barberton, OH), Klump; Regina (Parma, OH)
Title: Polymers containing silicone copolyol macromers and personal care compositions containing same
Patent Number: 8,021,650

Inventors: Tan; Loke Kun (Laguna Niguel, CA), Liu; Tian-Min (Laguna Niguel, CA), Hung; Hing "Ada" T. (San Juan Capistrano, CA)
Title: Technique for minimizing decision feedback equalizer wordlength in the presence of a DC component
Patent Number: 7,277,481

Inventors: Tanaka; Hideki (Chino, JP), Yudasaka; Ichio (Chino, JP), Furusawa; Masahiro (Chino, JP), Miyamoto; Tsutomu (Shiojiri, JP), Shimoda; Tatsuya (Fujimi-machi, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing photoelectric conversion device, and method of manufacturing image display
Patent Number: 9,142,703

Inventors: Tanaka; Hiroyuki (Kyoto, JP), Shimada; Yasuhiro (Kyoto, JP), Kaneko; Yukihiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device, method for fabricating the same and semiconductor switching device
Patent Number: 8,023,309

Inventors: Tanaka; Seiji (Saitama, JP), Hayashi; Kenkichi (Saitama, JP), Kawamura; Noriko (Saitama, JP)
Title: Color imaging element and imaging device
Patent Number: 9,143,747

Inventors: Tanaka; Shumpei (Ibaraki, JP), Matsumura; Takeshi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Dicing die bond film and method of manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,142,457

Inventors: Tang; Qiang (Cupertino, CA), She; Min (Fremont, CA), Liao; Ken (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Memory and interconnect design in fine pitch
Patent Number: 8,022,443

Inventors: Tanii; Michiyo (Tokyo, JP), Kawasaki; Shingo (Tokyo, JP), Fujiwara; Michiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Schnackenberg; Joerg (Tokyo, JP), Toda; Akihiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Biological optical measurement instrument and reference image display method
Patent Number: 9,138,146

Inventors: Tao; Kozo (Chuo-ku, JP)
Title: Image-forming system and image-forming program
Patent Number: 8,023,143

Inventors: Tao; Teh-Ho (Zhunan Township, Miaoli County, TW)
Title: Method and device for detecting fatigue
Patent Number: 9,142,115

Inventors: Tate; Alan (Puyallup, WA)
Title: Integrated circuit cooling system including heat pipes and external heat sink
Patent Number: 7,277,282

Inventors: Tatematsu; Hideki (Ashiya, JP), Shimizu; Tadafumi (Ogori, JP), Samei; Masahiro (Toyonaka, JP), Matsuzaki; Keiichi (Kurume, JP), Matsuo; Kazunori (Onojo, JP), Kitagawa; Shoichi (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Fixing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,277,108

Inventors: Tateoka; Kazuki (Takatsuki, JP), Tara; Katsushi (Kyoto, JP), Motoyoshi; Kaname (Nishinomiya, JP)
Title: Transistor integrated circuit apparatus
Patent Number: 7,276,975

Inventors: Tatsuno; Hibiki (Kanagawa, JP), Ono; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP), Suga; Tomoaki (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Naoto (Kanagawa, JP), Arai; Nobuyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical scanning device, image forming apparatus, and optical scanning method having a plurality of light intensity control devices with a switching unit
Patent Number: 8,022,347

Inventors: Taub; Eldad (Reut, IL), Kopelman; Avi (Ramat-Chen, IL)
Title: Virtual orthodontic treatment
Patent Number: 7,275,930

Inventors: Tawarayama; Kazuo (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Focus monitoring method
Patent Number: 8,023,759

Inventors: Taylor; David Walker (Athens, GA)
Title: Processing device for improved utilization of fuel solids
Patent Number: 9,139,791

Inventors: Taylor; Stephen John (Hyde Heath, GB)
Title: Gas pre-concentrator for detection apparatus
Patent Number: 8,022,360

Inventors: Tayouo; Russell (Montpellier, FR), David; Ghislain (Montpellier, FR), Ameduri; Bruno (Montpellier, FR), Roualdes; Stephanie (St Clement De Riviere, FR), Galiano; Herve (La Ville Aux Dames, FR), Bigarre; Jannick (Tours, FR)
Title: Copolymers comprising phosphonate and/or phosphonic acid groups, usable for forming fuel cell membranes
Patent Number: 9,138,691

Inventors: Teig; Steven (Menlo Park, CA), Schmit; Herman (Palo Alto, CA), Redgrave; Jason (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Reconfigurable IC that has sections running at different looperness
Patent Number: 7,276,933

Inventors: Templer; John Wesley (Palmer, TX), Allsup; Mark (Fort Worth, TX)
Title: Dispensing consumer products
Patent Number: 9,142,080

Inventors: Terashima; Maho (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Positioning system, terminal apparatus, control method of terminal apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,960

Inventors: Terashima; Masaaki (Asaka, JP), Seshimoto; Osamu (Asaka, JP)
Title: PH electrode
Patent Number: 7,276,145

Inventors: Teraue; Eiji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image data output apparatus and image data output program storage medium
Patent Number: 7,277,578

Inventors: Teshima; Takashi (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Liquid developer and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,021,816

Inventors: Thibault; Richard L. (Wrentham, MA), Canna; Bruce S. (Mansfield, MA), Couper; Gerald S. (Pepperell, MA)
Title: Methods for process control with change updates
Patent Number: 8,023,500

Inventors: Thiebaut; Laure (Clichy, FR)
Title: Device for packaging and applying a cosmetic or care product having a rotating component and corresponding application method
Patent Number: 8,021,066

Inventors: Thiesson; Bo (Woodinville, WA), Church; Kenneth Ward (Seattle, WA)
Title: Using language models to expand wildcards
Patent Number: 7,277,029

Inventors: Thomas; Pierre-Armand (Puteaux, FR), Roberts; A. Brian (London, GB)
Title: Suction pile suitable for shallow depths
Patent Number: 8,021,082

Inventors: Thomas; Ramesh (Saratoga, CA), Tseng; Kuo-Lang (Cupertino, CA), Sahita; Ravi L. (Portland, OR), Durham; David M. (Beaverton, OR), Tallam; Madhukar (Fremont, CA)
Title: Increasing virtual-memory efficiencies
Patent Number: 9,141,559

Inventors: Thompson; Jennifer J. (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Combined food and food-plate warming device
Patent Number: 7,276,676

Inventors: Thorn; Karl Ola (Malmo, SE)
Title: Camera system and method for operating a camera system
Patent Number: 8,022,982

Inventors: Thuman; Christer (Karlskoga, SE)
Title: Fin-stabilized penetrators arranged in a carrier shell
Patent Number: 9,140,529

Inventors: Tijssen; Pascal M. H. P. (Grootgenhouterstraat, NL), Gijsman; Pieter (Hoogland, NL)
Title: Sheet having high water vapor permeability
Patent Number: 9,139,941

Inventors: Tikart; Franz (Erlenbach, DE), Leis; Karl-Heinz (Weilbach, DE), Kopp; Karl Walter (Reinheim, DE)
Title: Epoxy resin, styrene-maleic anhydride copolymer and crosslinking agent
Patent Number: 8,022,140

Inventors: Tikka; Pasi (Munich, DE), Zeller; Gerhard (Munich, DE)
Title: Front end module comprising an antenna tuner
Patent Number: 9,142,887

Inventors: Tilson; Alex (Redwood City, CA), Blumenkranz; Steve (Redwood City, CA), Contioso; Pat (Alviso, CA), Knight; David P. (Mountain View, CA), Barham; Mitchell (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for in situ cerumen removal from hearing devices
Patent Number: 8,023,675

Inventors: Ting; Chia-Wei (New Taipei, TW), Hung; Hao-Ting (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Touch panel assembly
Patent Number: 9,141,149

Inventors: Todd; Bradley L. (Duncan, OK), Slabaugh; Billy F. (Marlow, OK), Munoz, Jr.; Trinidad (Duncan, OK)
Title: Compositions and methods for reducing the viscosity of a fluid
Patent Number: 7,276,466

Inventors: Toida; Yasuhiro (Toda, JP)
Title: Method of desulfurizing hydrocarbon oil
Patent Number: 8,021,540

Inventors: Tokita; Koji (Chiba, JP), Watanabe; Takeo (Chiba, JP), Naijo; Shuichi (Chiba, JP), Gomi; Shuji (Chiba, JP)
Title: Light guide member, planar light source device provided with the light guide member, and display apparatus using the planar light source device
Patent Number: 8,021,033

Inventors: Tombs; Thomas N. (Rochester, NY), Suchy; Donna P. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Segmented roller for flood coating system
Patent Number: 8,023,846

Inventors: Tomita; Hideo (Tokyo, JP), Maruyama; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Yoshimura; Shinzo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Superheated steam generation container, superheated steam generator, and superheated steam generation method
Patent Number: 9,140,445

Inventors: Tomita; Kazuo (Kanagawa, JP), Kawamura; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device
Patent Number: 9,142,578

Inventors: Tomita; Satoshi (Kasugai, JP), Tokuyama; Hiroyuki (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Carrier tray for use with prober
Patent Number: 8,022,719

Inventors: Tooman; Patrick A. (Clarkston, MI), Casey; Bruce (Whitelake, MI)
Title: Valve gate assembly
Patent Number: 7,275,923

Inventors: Torikai; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP), Tanaka; Shinichi (Yokohama, JP), Nishizawa; Itaru (Koganei, JP), Imaki; Tsuneyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Stream data processing control method, stream data processing apparatus, and stream data processing control program
Patent Number: 8,024,350

Inventors: Torrella; Gemma (Barcelona, ES), Almera; Guadalupe (Barcelona, ES), Garces; Jordi (Barcelona, ES)
Title: Cellulosic gel composition with improved viscosity stability
Patent Number: 9,138,481

Inventors: Toshioka; Shunsuke (Susono, JP), Fukuda; Koichiro (Numazu, JP), Nakayama; Shigeki (Gotenba, JP), Takahashi; Noriyoshi (Kariya, JP), Kidokoro; Atsushi (Kariya, JP), Hoshi; Sakutaro (Kariya, JP), Watanabe; Satoshi (Kariya, JP)
Title: Exhaust gas purification device for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 9,140,164

Inventors: Totokawa; Masashi (Nagoya, JP), Ootani; Yuji (Nukata-gun, JP), Imai; Hirokazu (Okazaki, JP), Shintai; Akira (Chita, JP)
Title: Conductor composition, a mounting substrate and a mounting structure utilizing the composition
Patent Number: 7,276,185

Inventors: Toyama; Hiroshi (Shiojiri, JP), Ikuma; Ken (Suwa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and image forming method
Patent Number: 8,023,847

Inventors: Travis; Steven L. (Loveland, CO)
Title: Systems and methods for implementing a guest operating system on a host operating system
Patent Number: 9,141,418

Inventors: Traylor; Leland B. (Draper, UT), Mangum; Jared (Spanish Fork, UT), Treaster; Paul A. (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Hydraulically actuated submersible pump
Patent Number: 8,021,129

Inventors: Treaster; Mahlon (Harpursville, NY)
Title: Apparatus for efficient nut cracking and method of using same
Patent Number: 9,138,014

Inventors: Trefzer; Martin (Yorkshire, GB), Tyrrell; Andrew (York, GB), Walker; James (York, GB)
Title: Field-programmable gate array
Patent Number: 9,143,131

Inventors: Tremblay; Benoit (Laval, CA), Julien; Martin (Laval, CA), Chatila; Abdallah (Montreal, CA), Tremblay; Richard (Rosemere, CA)
Title: Efficient path setup in a provider backbone bridge network
Patent Number: 8,023,518

Inventors: Trivedi; Vishal P. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Varactor diodes
Patent Number: 8,022,507

Inventors: Trutna, Jr.; William Richard (Atherton, CA), Rosenau; Steven (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Resonator based spectrum analyzer and method
Patent Number: 7,276,892

Inventors: Tsai; Po-Chuan (Tainan, TW)
Title: Castor braking and stopping rotating simultaneously
Patent Number: 9,139,044

Inventors: Tsao; Mei-Tsu (Tu-Cheng, TW), Chang; Jia-Ren (Tu-Cheng, TW), Tsai; Ching-Sen (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Portable electronic device with spatial module
Patent Number: 8,023,682

Inventors: Tseng; Chao-Man (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Digital thermometer
Patent Number: 7,275,866

Inventors: Tseng; Jui-Fu (Yilan, TW)
Title: Air canister for air gun
Patent Number: 9,140,518

Inventors: Tseng; Kai-Ting (Taichung, TW), Huang; Yu-Lien (Jhubei, TW), Lien; Hao-Ming (Hsinchu, TW), Yeh; Ling-Yen (Hsinchu, TW), Tao; Hun-Jan (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Hybrid STI stressor with selective re-oxidation anneal
Patent Number: 7,276,417

Inventors: Tsotridis; Georgios (KH Alkmaar, NL)
Title: Micro-tubular solid oxide fuel cell arrangement
Patent Number: 9,142,841

Inventors: Tsou; Andy Haishung (Houston, TX), Soeda; Yoshihiro (Hiratsuka, JP), Hara; Yuichi (Hiratsuka, JP), Measmer; Matthew Brian (Deer Park, TX)
Title: Low permeability thermoplastic elastomer composition
Patent Number: 8,021,730

Inventors: Tsuboi; Masashi (Yokosuka, JP), Horikoshi; Tsutomu (Kamakura, JP)
Title: Optical wavefront control pattern generating apparatus and optical wavefront control pattern generating method
Patent Number: 8,022,344

Inventors: Tsujimura; Masashi (Kawasaki, JP), Sanada; Mikio (Yokohama, JP), Nito; Yasuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Sugama; Sadayuki (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Cyan ink and ink set
Patent Number: 7,276,110

Inventors: Tsukada; Koji (Tochigi, JP), Yuasa; Fumio (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Briquette inspection device and briquette inspection method for measuring weight, volume, and crush strength
Patent Number: 9,140,636

Inventors: Tsukamoto; Nobunari (Kanagawa, JP), Ema; Hidetoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Oversampling circuit and oversampling method
Patent Number: 8,023,605

Inventors: Tsukuda; Takuma (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Optical disc recording and reproduction device and an optical disc recording and reproduction method
Patent Number: 8,023,374

Inventors: Tsunoda; Yukito (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Mach-Zehnder type optical modulator
Patent Number: 8,023,776

Inventors: Tsuruya; Mamoru (Niiza, JP)
Title: DC/DC converter
Patent Number: 7,276,884

Inventors: Tsuta; Tomohiro (Kobe, JP)
Title: Method of kinetic perimeter
Patent Number: 8,020,996

Inventors: Tu; Chien-Ju (New Taipei, TW), Lai; Kun-Liang (New Taipei, TW), Chen; I-Ming (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Test board, test system and test method for a power over ethernet device
Patent Number: 9,141,500

Inventors: Tucker; Mark D. (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Granulated decontamination formulations
Patent Number: 7,276,468

Inventors: Turgeon; Luke J. (Shillington, PA), Turgeon; Eric E. (Shillington, PA)
Title: Power-producing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 9,140,181

Inventors: Turner; John (Santa Cruz, CA)
Title: Dynamic RAM storage techniques
Patent Number: 7,277,316

Inventors: Turner; Peter (Evergreen, CO), Soderberg; Mark S. (Evergreen, CO), Burns; Robert (Littleton, CO)
Title: Ski and method of manufacturing the ski
Patent Number: 7,275,756

Inventors: Tursi, Jr.; Daniel V. (Landenberg, PA), Weyl; Christopher S. (Landenberg, PA), Bonaddio; Vincenzo A. (Garnet Valley, PA)
Title: Mattress with combination of pressure redistribution and internal air flow guides
Patent Number: 9,138,064

Inventors: Tusting; Paul (Salt Lake City, UT), Belcourt; Bill (Salt Lake City, UT), Skrivan; Joe (Draper, UT), Mellon; Dave (Park City, UT)
Title: Active camming device surface
Patent Number: 7,275,726

Inventors: Tyl; Thomas W. (Siler City, NC)
Title: Rod or wire manufacturing system, related methods, and related products
Patent Number: 9,139,888

Inventors: Uchida; Noboru (Yokohama, JP), Yokota; Shigeru (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Masahiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Lens barrier device
Patent Number: 8,021,061

Inventors: Ueno; Takahisa (Kanagawa, JP), Yonemoto; Kazuya (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Ryoji (Kanagawa, JP), Shiono; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging element having image signal overflow path
Patent Number: 8,023,024

Inventors: Uhl; Thomas (Bruchsal, DE)
Title: Method and device for non-contact energy transmission
Patent Number: 7,276,812

Inventors: Ulmer; Kevin (Cohassett, MA)
Title: Apparatus and methods for analyzing samples
Patent Number: 7,276,720

Inventors: Unbehagen; Paul (Cary, NC), Radoaca; Vasile (Burlington, MA), Muley; Praveen (Billerica, MA), Lakkapragada; Shobhan (Billerica, MA)
Title: Autodiscovery for virtual networks
Patent Number: 8,024,437

Inventors: Unger; Thomas A. (Erie, PA), Murrill, Jr.; Charles E. (Wilmer, AL)
Title: Operating fuse deflector
Patent Number: 9,142,900

Inventors: Uno; Masaru (Tokyo, JP), Imi; Kazutomo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Lens drive device
Patent Number: 9,140,875

Inventors: Unruh; Marcus (Zeitlarn, DE)
Title: Sealing arrangement of a piezoactuator in a fuel injector
Patent Number: 7,275,958

Inventors: Uoi; Hirotaka (Shijonawate, JP), Mikata; Hideyoshi (Shijonawate, JP)
Title: Composition assisting apparatus and composition assisting system
Patent Number: 8,024,663

Inventors: Uratani; Akio (Yasu, JP)
Title: Hermetic compressor
Patent Number: 8,021,125

Inventors: Urdiales; Gilberto (Laredo, TX)
Title: Tool for lifting elongated objects--pivotable grapple
Patent Number: 7,275,777

Inventors: Ushijima; Takashi (Yokohama, JP), Yamazaki; Takeo (Yokohama, JP), Terui; Makoto (Yokohama, JP), Hayakawa; Kazuhiro (Isehara, JP)
Title: Beam, ink jet recording head having beams, and method for manufacturing ink jet recording head having beams
Patent Number: 7,275,813

Inventors: Usui; Masayoshi (Numazu, JP), Asada; Kikuo (Mishima, JP), Hashimoto; Yasuaki (Izu, JP), Nishizawa; Hiroyuki (Numazu, JP), Seino; Iichiro (Mishima, JP)
Title: Joint structure of diverging branch pipe in fuel rail for internal combustion engine, diverging branch pipe and manufacture method of its diverging branch pipe
Patent Number: 7,275,521

Inventors: Valentin; Christophe (Ecaquelon, FR), Bardon; Olivier (Saint-Cloud, FR), Kitsos; Stavros (St Remy les Chevreuse, FR)
Title: Canister for transporting and/or storing radioactive materials comprising radially stacked radiological protection components
Patent Number: 9,142,327

Inventors: van Coppenolle; Bart P. E. (Leuven, BE), Vandormael; Philip W. J. (Leuven, BE)
Title: Method and apparatus for collaborative upload of content
Patent Number: 9,141,982

Inventors: Van Den Eijkel; Pieter (Wurselen, DE), Jans; Leo (HN Helmond, NL)
Title: Directional exhaust valve
Patent Number: 9,140,374

Inventors: Van Huben; Gary A. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Meaney; Patrick J. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Dodson; John S. (Austin, TX), Rider; Scot H. (Pleasant Valley, NY), Gregerson; James C. (Hyde Park, NY), Retter; Eric E. (Austin, TX), Baysah; Irving G. (Hutto, TX), Gilda; Glenn D. (Binghamton, NY), Curley; Lawrence D. (Endwell, NY), Papazova; Vesselina K. (Highland, NY)
Title: Dual asynchronous and synchronous memory system
Patent Number: 9,142,272

Inventors: Van Zeijl; Paul (Eindhoven, NL), Bird; Neil (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Receiver for simultaneously receiving different standards
Patent Number: 8,023,922

Inventors: VanDusartz; Charlie (Hammond, WI), Watton; Jeffrey (Chippewa Falls, WI)
Title: Grinding device
Patent Number: 9,137,955

Inventors: Varghese; Leo Tom (West Lafayette, IN), Qi; Minghao (West Lafayette, IN), Fan; Li (West Lafayette, IN), Wang; Jian (West Lafayette, IN)
Title: All silicon optical transistor
Patent Number: 9,140,853

Inventors: Vedantham; Ramanujam (Worcester, MA), Upadhyay; Rachana (Shrewsbury, MA)
Title: Resin bonded abrasive
Patent Number: 9,138,866

Inventors: Veness; David R. (Forth Worth, TX), Green; Steven (Allen, TX)
Title: Watering device for animals
Patent Number: 9,137,968

Inventors: Venkatachalam; Muthaiah (Beaverton, OR), Siow; Eric (Beaverton, OR), Jain; Puneet K. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Techniques for delivering emergency payloads for non-voice emergency services
Patent Number: 9,143,253

Inventors: Venkataramani; Gayathri (Copley, OH), Wells; Dale Eugene (Massillon, OH)
Title: Pneumatic tire having first and second turnup pads
Patent Number: 9,139,050

Inventors: Verhaegen; Staf (Putte, BE), Nackaerts; Axel (Haasrode, BE)
Title: Method for high topography patterning
Patent Number: 8,021,989

Inventors: Vicari; Richard (Pearland, TX), Hann; Bret F. (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Separator film for batteries including oxidation resistant vinyl alcohol copolymer
Patent Number: 9,142,835

Inventors: Viker; Thomas O. (Arden Hills, MN)
Title: Deployable segmented TLIF device
Patent Number: 8,021,429

Inventors: von der Embse; Urbain Alfred (Westchester, CA)
Title: Hybrid walsh encoder and decoder for CDMA
Patent Number: 7,277,382

Inventors: Von Wickede; Gert (Dresden, DE), Kschamer; Ernst (Burg, DE), Gude; Gerd (Radibor, DE), Petzsch; Frank (Kreba-Neudorf, DE)
Title: Method and device for decommissioning bodies containing explosive material
Patent Number: 9,139,486

Inventors: Wachi; Hayato (Fukuoka, JP), Idera; Youichi (Fukuoka, JP), Shitami; Masaya (Fukuoka, JP), Kitagawa; Takanori (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,141,085

Inventors: Wada; Ken (Sakura, JP)
Title: Zoom lens and camera with the same
Patent Number: 8,023,197

Inventors: Wada; Yorio (Hanno, JP), Kawamata; Ken (Tokyo, JP), Toyohara; Nobuyoshi (Sagamihara, JP), Shinta; Yoshiki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical filter and optical instrument
Patent Number: 7,277,228

Inventors: Waggener; Michelle A. (Colorado Springs, CO), Bencheck; Michael U. (Richardson, TX), Kotrla; Scott Ray (Wylie, TX), Turlington; Matthew William (Richardson, TX), DelRegno; Christopher Nicholas (Rowlett, TX), Schell; Richard C. (Allen, TX)
Title: Apparatus, method and computer-readable storage medium for calculating throughput requirements of a network
Patent Number: 9,143,406

Inventors: Wagner; David Laurence (Broomfield, CO)
Title: Generating subimages of an image to use to represent the image
Patent Number: 8,023,755

Inventors: Wahl; Torben (St Kilda, AU)
Title: Pallet and method for using the pallet
Patent Number: 9,139,334

Inventors: Wakabayashi; Shinji (Nirasaki, JP)
Title: Substrate carrying apparatus and substrate carrying method
Patent Number: 8,021,513

Inventors: Wakefield; Earlby (Guelph, CA)
Title: Fluid forming of oriented thermoplastics
Patent Number: 7,275,781

Inventors: Walker; Dwight Sherod (Durham, NC)
Title: Method and system for real-time fluorescent determination of trace elements
Patent Number: 7,277,168

Inventors: Walker; Stephan Howard (North Charleston, SC)
Title: Volumetric densiometer flask
Patent Number: 7,275,416

Inventors: Wall; Eric J. (Cincinnati, OH), Bylski-Austrow; Donita I. (Cincinnati, OH), Reynolds; Joseph E. (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Spinal staple system
Patent Number: 8,021,403

Inventors: Wallace; Charles H. (Portland, OR), Sivakumar; Swaminathan (Portland, OR), Tingey; Matthew L. (Hillsboro, OR), Munasinghe; Chanaka D. (Hillsboro, OR), Rahhal-Orabi; Nadia M. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Double patterning lithography techniques
Patent Number: 9,142,421

Inventors: Walldeen; Thomas (Linkoping, SE), Collins; Sandra (Dublin, IE), Westerberg; Erik (Enskede, SE)
Title: Method of data preservation and minimizing reduction in data throughput in the event of a cell change
Patent Number: 8,023,449

Inventors: Walmsley; Linda (Denver, CO)
Title: Handheld water pipe for filtering smoke
Patent Number: 9,138,018

Inventors: Wanda; Koichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Output control apparatus, output control system, output control method, computer-readable recording medium, and computer program for communicating with a plurality of printing apparatuses
Patent Number: 7,277,194

Inventors: Wang; Hanjun (Yongin-si, KR), Moon; Daeyon (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Battery pack
Patent Number: 9,142,826

Inventors: Wang; James (San Jose, CA), Nigam; Anurag (San Francisco, CA), Stiles; David R. (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Onboard RAM based FIFO with pointers to buffer overhead bytes of synchronous payload envelopes in synchronous optical networks
Patent Number: 7,277,447

Inventors: Wang; Jibing (San Diego, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for wireless coexistence
Patent Number: 9,144,086

Inventors: Wang; Min (Columbia, MO)
Title: Intratesticular injection of chemical sterilant
Patent Number: 7,276,535

Inventors: Wang; Shu (Richardson, TX)
Title: Techniques for self-organizing activity-diffusion-based wireless sensor network
Patent Number: 8,023,501

Inventors: Wang; Tiehong (Arlington, VA), Wang; Ximing (Beijing, CN), Wang; Tiejun (Arlington, VA)
Title: System and method for providing locally applicable internet content with secure action requests and item condition alerts
Patent Number: 8,023,968

Inventors: Wang; Tong (Kawasaki, JP), Mitomo; Toshiya (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Transmit-receive switching circuit and wireless device
Patent Number: 9,143,185

Inventors: Wang; Weiwei (Beijing, CN), Li; Zhaojun (Beijing, CN), Lu; Yanling (Beijing, CN), Xu; Haibo (Beijing, CN), Zhou; Hua (Beijing, CN)
Title: Load compensation method, measuring method for load estimation, base station and user equipment
Patent Number: 9,143,986

Inventors: Wang; Wen-Fang (ShenZhen, CN)
Title: Electrical connector with improved board mounting peg
Patent Number: 8,021,186

Inventors: Wang; Yen-Lin (Taipei, TW), Liu; Hung-Wen (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Air guide plate and lamp assembly utilizing the same
Patent Number: 7,275,834

Inventors: Wang; Zheqing (Union City, CA), Wang; Angang (Dalian, CN), Wang; Yongcan (Dalian, CN), Li; Zhenwei (Dalian, CN)
Title: Process for the preparation of alkyl 3-difluoromethyl-1-methyl-1H-pyrazole-4-carboxylate and its analogs
Patent Number: 9,139,507

Inventors: Warmuth; Carsten (Berlin, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for acquiring a magnetic resonance image of tissue containing iron oxide
Patent Number: 8,022,699

Inventors: Warren, Jr.; Robert W. (Loveland, CO)
Title: Method and system for generic data transfer interface
Patent Number: 8,024,490

Inventors: Washisu; Koichi (Tokyo, JP), Noto; Goro (Tokyo, JP), Saito; Junichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image stabilization control apparatus and imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 8,023,809

Inventors: Wasley; Jan (Guilford, CT), Rosenthal; Gary J. (Lafayette, CO), Sun; Xicheng (Broomfield, CO), Strong; Sarah (Louisville, CO), Qiu; Jian (Longmont, CO)
Title: Pyrrole inhibitors of S-nitrosoglutathione reductase as therapeutic agents
Patent Number: 9,138,427

Inventors: Watanabe; Jiro (Hiratsuka, JP), Hara; Yuichi (Hiratsuka, JP), Yamauchi; Shigeru (Hiratsuka, JP), Nemoto; Hideo (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Thermoplastic elastomer composition and process for producing the same and pneumatic tire and hose using the same
Patent Number: 7,275,574

Inventors: Watanabe; Katsuya (Nara, JP), Kishimoto; Takashi (Nara, JP), Takahashi; Rie (Osaka, JP), Shioya; Masayoshi (Itami, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for recognizing optical discs, optical disc drive, and method and apparatus for distinguishing data storage layer
Patent Number: 7,277,372

Inventors: Watanabe; Kazuki (Hino, JP), Nemoto; Ryo (Kokubunji, JP), Yazawa; Yoshiaki (Nishitokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device and a contactless electronic device
Patent Number: 7,276,891

Inventors: Watanabe; Mitsuaki (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Sound processing to produce target volume level
Patent Number: 9,142,223

Inventors: Wathen; David (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Speaker/bracket assembly
Patent Number: 8,023,684

Inventors: Watts; Andrew J. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Common second level frame exposure methods for making embedded attenuated phase shift masks
Patent Number: 7,276,316

Inventors: Weddle; Robert Alan (Watauga, TN)
Title: Systems, devices, and/or methods to access synchronous RAM in an asynchronous manner
Patent Number: 8,024,511

Inventors: Wegmann; Ulrich (Koenigsbronn, DE), Mengel; Markus (Heidenheim, DE)
Title: Apparatus for polarization-specific examination, optical imaging system, and calibration method
Patent Number: 7,277,182

Inventors: Wei.beta.; Thomas (Ilvesheim, DE), Mansouri; Jaleh (Rosebery, AU)
Title: Polyurethane block copolymer based on poly siloxane tenside for membranes
Patent Number: 9,139,686

Inventors: Wei; Hung-Jen (Nantou, TW), Hsu; Tzu-Huan (Taipei, TW), Lu; Shen-Chang (Penghu, TW)
Title: Filter device and cleaning method therefor
Patent Number: 7,276,108

Inventors: Wei; Xin Yan (Beijing, CN), Yu; Lei (Beijing, CN), Li; Wei (Beijing, CN), Chen; Xiang (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method and system for email processing
Patent Number: 9,143,356

Inventors: Weinberg; Guy (Netanya, IL), Papyan; Surik (Haifa, IL)
Title: Apparatus and method for measuring intracranial pressure
Patent Number: 9,138,154

Inventors: Weiss; Tobias (Herbertingen, DE)
Title: Method for an operational test measurement of a lambda probe, and device for carrying out method
Patent Number: 9,140,665

Inventors: Wen; Chun Hsien (Hsinchu County, TW), Chen; Jiunn Tsair (Hsinchu County, TW)
Title: Radar detection method and apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 8,022,858

Inventors: Weng; Wen Pin (Taipei, TW), Ko; Wen Hui (Taipei, TW)
Title: Chip package
Patent Number: 8,022,540

Inventors: Wentink; Maarten Menzo (Naarden, NL)
Title: Broadcast teardown apparatus and method
Patent Number: 9,144,056

Inventors: Wentink; Maarten Menzo (Naarden, NL), Sampath; Hemanth (San Diego, CA)
Title: Power save with a power save polling frame
Patent Number: 9,144,018

Inventors: Werner; Douglas H. (State College, PA), Baleine; Clara R. (Orlando, FL)
Title: Isotropic metamaterial lens for magnetic imaging applications
Patent Number: 9,140,767

Inventors: Wertz; Darrell Lynn (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Loading mechanism having proportional distributing arrangement
Patent Number: 8,021,179

Inventors: West; Stephen R. (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Removable shoe attachment system
Patent Number: 9,139,274

Inventors: West; Walter David (Commcak, NY), Posillico; Linda Cathy (Commack, NY)
Title: Erasable and replaceable tool label
Patent Number: 9,139,037

Inventors: Westhoff; Dirk (Heidelberg, DE), Girao; Joao (Heidelberg, DE)
Title: Method for authentication of elements of a group
Patent Number: 8,024,573

Inventors: Westhoff; Elke (Steinfurt, DE), Hoffmann; Peter (Senden, DE), Moeller; Bernadette (Maria-Veen, DE), Schnier; Benedikt (Warendorf, DE)
Title: Polyurethane coating material composition, multistage coating methods using these coating material compositions, and also the use of the coating material composition as clearcoat material and pigmented coating material, and application of the coating method for automotive refinish and/or for the coating of plastics substrates and/or of utility vehicles
Patent Number: 9,139,751

Inventors: Whitby; Bruce (League City, TX), Whitby; Mary (League City, TX)
Title: Seat belt safety insert system
Patent Number: 9,139,162

Inventors: White; David (Wilmington, NC), Lutz; Daniel R. (San Jose, CA), Lin; Yang-Pi (Wilmington, NC), Schardt; John (Wilmington, NC), Potts; Gerald (Wilmington, NC)
Title: Zirconium alloy fuel cladding for operation in aggressive water chemistry
Patent Number: 9,139,895

Inventors: White; Michael L. (Glenview, IL)
Title: Wagering game having a secondary game for modifying a primary game
Patent Number: 9,142,090

Inventors: White; Shannon Ralph Normand (Waterloo, CA), Fux; Vadim (Waterloo, CA)
Title: Handheld electronic device and associated method enabling spell checking in a text disambiguation environment
Patent Number: 9,141,602

Inventors: Whitmore; David (Winnipeg, CA)
Title: Cathodic protection
Patent Number: 7,276,144

Inventors: Wi; Sung-geun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Display apparatus, control method thereof, upgrade apparatus, and display system
Patent Number: 9,141,395

Inventors: Wick; Charles H. (Darlington, MD)
Title: Detecting bacteria by direct counting of structural protein units or pili by IVDS and mass spectrometry
Patent Number: 8,021,884

Inventors: Wiget; Marcel (Antibes, FR), Pluim; Robert (Golfe Juan, FR), Blyden; Simon David (La Roquette sur Siague, FR), Mattson; Geoffrey (Antibes, FR)
Title: Multi-case enabled address resolution protocol
Patent Number: 8,024,474

Inventors: Wilde; Glenn (Calgary, CA)
Title: Positive pressure gas jacket for a natural gas pipeline
Patent Number: 7,275,599

Inventors: Williams; Donald V (Woodford, AU), Dreyfuss; David (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Driver for arrays of lighting elements
Patent Number: 9,144,122

Inventors: Williams; Richard K. (Cupertino, CA), Cornell; Michael E. (Campbell, CA), Chan; Wai Tien (Regentville, HK)
Title: Method of fabricating isolated semiconductor devices in epi-less substrate
Patent Number: 7,276,431

Inventors: Williams; Richard K. (Cupertino, CA), Grabowski; Wayne B. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Trench semiconductor device having gate oxide layer with multiple thicknesses and processes of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,276,411

Inventors: Willis; Parker (Atherton, CA)
Title: Method and system for determining the location of a medical probe using a reference transducer array
Patent Number: 7,275,547

Inventors: Wilson; Brian D. (Chaska, MN), Davis; Matthew S. (Indianapolis, IN), Johnson; Alan N. (Chaska, MN), Maurer; Garrick A. (Carmel, IN)
Title: System and method for controlling thermal cycler modules
Patent Number: 9,140,715

Inventors: Wilson; James (Foxboro, MA), Kablotsky; Joshua A. (Carlisle, MA), Stein; Yosef (Sharon, MA), Prendergast; Colm J. (Cambridge, MA), Yukna; Gregory M. (Norton, MA), Mayer; Christopher M. (Dover, MA)
Title: Pipelined digital signal processor
Patent Number: 8,024,551

Inventors: Wilson; Paul B. (Tallmadge, OH), Koch; Russell W. (Hartville, OH), Trew; Robert J. (Cary, NC)
Title: Tire with monitoring device
Patent Number: 8,022,817

Inventors: Winick; Alan E. (Wellington, CO), Groff; Jerry L. (Imperial, NE)
Title: Electric adjusting apparatus for row cleaners
Patent Number: 9,137,939

Inventors: Winkler; Gerold (Birkenau, DE)
Title: Support bearing
Patent Number: 7,275,739

Inventors: Winkler; Holger (Darmstadt, DE), Rueger; Reinhold (Roedermark, DE), Petry; Ralf (Griesheim, DE), Vosgroene; Tim (Ober-Ramstadt, DE), Tews; Walter (Greifswald, DE)
Title: Surface-modified phosphors
Patent Number: 9,139,763

Inventors: Witchel; Jim Juel (Hurricane, UT)
Title: Gun recoil suppressor and method of use
Patent Number: 9,140,512

Inventors: Wittkopp; Scott H. (Ypsilanti, MI), Hart; James M. (Belleville, MI), Phillips; Andrew W. (Saline, MI), Carey; Clinton E. (Monroe, MI), Raghavan; Madhusudan (West Bloomfield, MI)
Title: 8-speed transmission
Patent Number: 8,021,262

Inventors: Wittkowski; Thomas (Hermeskeil, DE)
Title: Magnetic field sensing element having magnetic nanoparticles
Patent Number: 8,022,696

Inventors: Wittrup; K. Dane (Chestnut Hill, MA), Kranz; David M. (Champaign, IL), Kieke; Michele (Urbana, IL), Boder; Eric T. (Media, PA)
Title: Yeast cell surface display of proteins and uses thereof
Patent Number: 9,139,637

Inventors: Wollacott; Martin (Redditch, GB), Leslie; Michael (Redditch, GB), Jeffries; Mark (Cumming, GA)
Title: Compression latch
Patent Number: 9,140,041

Inventors: Won; Bum-young (Suwon, KR), Song; Young-shin (Seoul, KR)
Title: Portable computer having adjustable display
Patent Number: 7,277,275

Inventors: Wong; Albert J. (Philadelphia, PA)
Title: Alternative splice forms of proteins as basis for multiple therapeutic modalities
Patent Number: 8,021,658

Inventors: Wong; Kwok Yin (Kowloon, HK)
Title: Spinning reel having two-piece frame and leg assembly with concealable attachment points
Patent Number: 7,275,705

Inventors: Woo; Lok Wai Lawrence (Slough, GB), Jackson; Toby (Slough, GB), Purohit; Atul (Slough, GB), Reed; Michael John (Slough, GB), Potter; Barry Victor Lloyd (Slough, GB)
Title: 1,2,4-triazol-1-yl bisphenyl derivatives for use in the treatment of endocrine-dependent tumors
Patent Number: 8,022,224

Inventors: Wooddell; Christine I. (Madison, WI), Herweijer; Hans (Madison, WI)
Title: Methods for expression of transgenes
Patent Number: 8,021,875

Inventors: Wright; Christopher C (Howell, MI), Moran; Robert J. (Ann Arbor, MI), Read; Iain J. (Wixom, MI)
Title: Intake manifold assembly
Patent Number: 7,275,511

Inventors: Wright; Curtis (Lake Hopatcong, NJ), Bradley; Thomas (Fanwood, NJ)
Title: Artillery fire control system
Patent Number: 7,275,691

Inventors: Wu; Albert (Palo Alto, CA), Chang; Runzi (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for forming shallow trench isolation structures having rounded corners
Patent Number: 9,142,445

Inventors: Wu; Chia Ho (Tainan, TW)
Title: Waveguide structure based on low frequency surface plasmon polaritons
Patent Number: 9,140,855

Inventors: Wu; Chia-Che (Taichung, TW), Chen; Chi-Shao (Taichung, TW), Lin; Che-Yu (Taichung, TW), Chen; Fong-Zhi (Hsinchu, TW), Hsieh; Fan-Chun (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Piezoelectric vacuum gauge and measuring method thereof
Patent Number: 9,140,619

Inventors: Wu; Chung (Taipei, TW), Huang; Meng-Cheng (Taipei, TW), Wang; Tony (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method for manufacturing a heat pipe having an enlarged portion
Patent Number: 7,275,409

Inventors: Wu; Der-Chun (Taipei County, TW), Li; De-Jiun (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Liquid crystal display and method for forming alignment film
Patent Number: 8,023,075

Inventors: Wu; I-chang (Fremont, CA), Lo; Chungwen (Palo Alto, CA), Fong; Keng Leong (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Fast-response phase-locked loop charge-pump driven by low voltage input
Patent Number: 8,022,740

Inventors: Wu; Jay Hsing (Montreal, Quebec, CA), Qiu; Chunong (Brossard, Quebec, CA), Qiu; Cindy Xing (Brossard, Quebec, CA), Shih; Ishiang (Brossard, Quebec, CA)
Title: Tunable photonic band gap structures for microwave signals
Patent Number: 7,277,065

Inventors: Wu; Jie (San Diego, CA), Ahmed; Rizwan (Alexandria, VA), Simic; Emilija M. (La Jolla, CA), Farmer; Dominic Gerard (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for cross-correlation spur mitigation
Patent Number: 8,022,869

Inventors: Wu; Jinhong (San Diego, CA), El-Khamy; Mostafa (San Diego, CA), Lee; Jungwon (San Diego, CA), Kang; Inyup (San Diego, CA)
Title: Communication system with receiver optimization mechanism and method of operation thereof
Patent Number: 9,143,372

Inventors: Wu; Min-Hui (Taipei, TW), Liang; Yi-Hua (Taipei, TW), Luo; Chi-Ming (Taipei, TW), Lin; Yu-Sheng (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method and system for managing device identification
Patent Number: 9,143,383

Inventors: Wu; Peter Hsiuen (Wichita, KS)
Title: Radiation curable maskant and line sealer for protecting metal substrates
Patent Number: 8,021,740

Inventors: Wu; Yaz-Tzung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Electronic device having a modularized press key
Patent Number: 7,276,671

Inventors: Wuthnow; Mark Steven (Austin, TX), Lai; Danh Tan (Fremont, CA), Rainer; Brian Keith (Lawrenceville, GA), Tam; Richard Man-keung (Austin, TX)
Title: System and method for voice mail service in an environment having multiple voice mail technology platforms
Patent Number: 7,277,529

Inventors: Wyckens; Emmanuel (St. Medard sur Ille, FR), Colomes; Catherine (Domloup, FR), Lehy; Ulrich (Chartres de Bretagne, FR)
Title: Method of evaluating at least one defect of quality in a data signal, associated device and computer program
Patent Number: 9,143,775

Inventors: Xiao; Jian-Wei (Kunshan, CN)
Title: Hand-swing type shilly-car
Patent Number: 9,139,248

Inventors: Xie; Huikai (Gainesville, FL), Gibson; David Clark (Gainesville, FL), Kovac; Darko (Gainesville, FL)
Title: Fiber optic fault detection system and method for underground power lines
Patent Number: 8,022,708

Inventors: Xin; Yang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Electronic device and photo management method thereof
Patent Number: 9,141,850

Inventors: Xu; Lei (Beijing, CN), Bao; Juqiang (Beijing, CN), Zhou; Wei (Beijing, CN), Dai; Wanhui (Beijing, CN)
Title: System and method for redeeming an electronic promotion code at a point of sale
Patent Number: 9,141,968

Inventors: Xu; Yanzhong (Santa Clara, CA), Watt; Jeffrey T. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Metal-oxide-semiconductor varactors
Patent Number: 7,276,746

Inventors: Yabuki; Yoshiharu (Kanagawa, JP), Kondo; Yoshiaki (Kanagawa, JP), Kobayashi; Hiromi (Kanagawa, JP), Nakamura; Tomoaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Aqueous coloring composition for textile printing, textile printing method, and fabric
Patent Number: 9,139,954

Inventors: Yabuta; Tetsutaka (Osaka, JP), Kanbe; Masaki (Gifu, JP)
Title: Mobile terminal with cellular and broadcast reception, audio muting and closed captioning
Patent Number: 8,024,006

Inventors: Yager; Paul (Seattle, WA), Kosar; Turgut Fettah (Cambridge, MA), Look; Michael Wai-Haung (Seattle, WA), Mashadi-Hossein; Afshin (Bellevue, WA), McKenzie; Katherine (Seattle, WA), Nelson; Kjell E. (Seattle, WA), Spicar-Mihalic; Paolo (Seattle, WA), Stevens; Dean (Seattle, WA), Thariani; Rahber (Seattle, WA)
Title: Method and device for rapid parallel microfluidic molecular affinity assays
Patent Number: 9,138,743

Inventors: Yagishita; Takahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Yamazaki; Yukiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image encoding method, image encoding apparatus and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,277,585

Inventors: Yamada; Naoki (Inagi, JP), Saitoh; Akihito (Yokohama, JP), Kamatani; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Igawa; Satoshi (Fujisawa, JP), Okada; Shinjiro (Kamakura, JP)
Title: 4-arylfluorene compound and organic light-emitting device using same
Patent Number: 8,021,767

Inventors: Yamada; Yasuharu (Kyoto, JP), Suzuki; Tomoyuki (Toyota, JP), Sakai; Jun (Kuwana, JP), Tomokiyo; Norihiro (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Porous polyimide
Patent Number: 8,022,110

Inventors: Yamagajo; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP), Maniwa; Toru (Kawasaki, JP), Kai; Manabu (Kawasaki, JP), Oishi; Yasuyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Sugimura; Yoshiyasu (Inagi, JP), Baba; Shunji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: RFID tag and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,022,878

Inventors: Yamagishi; Yoichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image sensing apparatus, information processing apparatus, control method for these apparatuses, image processing apparatus and method, and image processing system
Patent Number: 7,277,124

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Akinori (Osaka, JP), Hayashi; Masayuki (Osaka, JP), Ikeda; Hiroaki (Osaka, JP), Komai; Kunihiro (Osaka, JP), Miyadera; Tatsuya (Osaka, JP), Shikama; Takeshi (Osaka, JP), Yokoyama; Takuhei (Osaka, JP), Shirasaki; Yoshinori (Osaka, JP), Kawanabe; Motohiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and method for controlling the same
Patent Number: 9,141,893

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Hirofumi (Komaki, JP), Sato; Kei (Tokai, JP), Kashiwaya; Toshikatsu (Inazawa, JP)
Title: Dielectric composition and dielectric film element
Patent Number: 7,276,462

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Koutaro (Kawasaki, JP), Sato; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Shimizu; Yasushi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and storing medium
Patent Number: 9,141,313

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Kumiko (Tokyo, JP), Tanno; Tetsuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Yoshikawa; Kunio (Tokyo, JP), Akiyama; Tomohiro (Tokyo, JP), Sasagawa; Tetsuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Gemma; Kazuaki (Kanagawa, JP), Akita; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Yamamoto; Norihisa (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Portable terminal, recording medium
Patent Number: 9,141,163

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Tadashi (Tokyo, JP), Kashihara; Keiichiro (Tokyo, JP), Okudaira; Tomonori (Tokyo, JP), Tsutsumi; Toshiaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,022,445

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Toshiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image sensing apparatus including charge transfer operation and control method therefor
Patent Number: 8,023,023

Inventors: Yamamichi; Junta (Yokohama, JP), Ogawa; Miki (Machida, JP), Handa; Yoichiro (Yokohama, JP), Imamura; Takeshi (Chigasaki, JP), Utsunomiya; Norihiko (Machida, JP), Nishiuma; Satoru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Recognition chip for target substance, and detection method and device for the same
Patent Number: 8,023,109

Inventors: Yamamichi; Junta (Yokohama, JP), Shiotsuka; Hidenori (Kawasaki, JP), Yamada; Tomohiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Target substance detecting device, target substance detecting method using the same, and detecting apparatus and kit therefor
Patent Number: 8,023,114

Inventors: Yamamoto; Masahiro (Kagoshima, JP)
Title: Method for reducing water content of an object to be treated
Patent Number: 9,138,660

Inventors: Yamamoto; Masayuki (Kameyama, JP), Kaneshima; Yasuji (Kameyama, JP), Ishii; Naoki (Kameyama, JP)
Title: Method of mounting a semiconductor wafer with a support board on a supporting adhesive tape joined to a ring frame
Patent Number: 9,142,441

Inventors: Yamamoto; Shin (Osaka, JP)
Title: Fixing device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
Patent Number: 9,141,056

Inventors: Yamamoto; Shinobu (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Toshihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus for extracting representative characteristic from image data and storing image data to be associated with representative characteristic
Patent Number: 8,023,735

Inventors: Yamamoto; Tomoe (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for processing interior of vapor phase deposition apparatus, method for depositing thin film and method for manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,276,444

Inventors: Yamamoto; Yasuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Pattern matching system and targeted object pursuit system using light quantities in designated areas of images to be compared
Patent Number: 8,023,744

Inventors: Yamanaka; Shuichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus having temporary storage for management information
Patent Number: 8,023,125

Inventors: Yamauchi; Hiromasa (Kawasaki, JE), Yamashita; Koichiro (Hachioji, JP), Miyazaki; Kiyoshi (Machida, JP), Ikeda; Hitoshi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Multicore processor system, computer product, and control method
Patent Number: 9,141,429

Inventors: Yamauchi; Miho (Fukuoka, JP), Nagaoka; Katsutoshi (Oita, JP), Sato; Katsutoshi (Oita, JP), Tsubaki; Noritatsu (Toyama, JP), Yuasa; Akihiro (Tsukuba, JP), Higashimura; Hideyuki (Tsukuba, JP), Ishiyama; Takeshi (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing olefin having 2 to 4 carbon atoms by Fischer-Tropsch reaction
Patent Number: 9,139,489

Inventors: Yamazaki; Manabu (Fuchu, JP)
Title: Signal processing device, signal processing method, and communication device
Patent Number: 9,143,239

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Setagaya, JP)
Title: Light-emitting device
Patent Number: 8,022,405

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Setagaya, JP), Nishida; Eriko (Atsugi, JP), Shimazu; Takashi (Machida, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing SOI substrate and method for manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,021,958

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Seo; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kuwabara; Hideaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Light emitting device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,021,204

Inventors: Yamazaki; Tatsuya (Machida, JP), Shibata; Masahiro (Yokohama, JP), Ishikawa; Yoshikazu (Kawasaki, JP), Ishii; Kazunori (Yokohama, JP), Kawahara; Hideo (Hatogaya, JP), Yasuda; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP), Ishikawa; Daisuke (Yamato, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus with an inclination guide display
Patent Number: 8,022,995

Inventors: Yang; Chih-Chao (Glenmont, NY), Horak; David Vaclav (Essex Junction, VT), Nogami; Takeshi (Schenectady, NY), Ponoth; Shom (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Structure and method for back end of the line integration
Patent Number: 8,021,974

Inventors: Yang; Chih-Hao (New Taipei, TW), Zeng; Xiang-Kun (Shenzhen, CN), Shi; Bao-Quan (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Heat dissipation apparatus
Patent Number: 9,144,177

Inventors: Yang; Jianjun (Hockessin, DE)
Title: High expression Zymomonas promoters
Patent Number: 9,139,818

Inventors: Yang; Ping-Hsun (Sihu Township, TW)
Title: Lifeguard alarm system for a swimming pool
Patent Number: 8,022,830

Inventors: Yang; Shu-Ping (Alpharetta, GA), Huang; Yanbin (Roswell, GA)
Title: Compositions for vaginal treatment
Patent Number: 7,276,486

Inventors: Yang; Suckchel (Anyang-si, KR), Ahn; Joonkui (Anyang-si, KR), Seo; Dongyoun (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for transmitting control information in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,144,070

Inventors: Yang; Tsun-Neng (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method for making a planar concentrating solar cell assembly with silicon quantum dots
Patent Number: 8,021,909

Inventors: Yang; Wei-Lien (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Low power oversampling with delay locked loop implementation
Patent Number: 9,143,314

Inventors: Yankov; Vladimir (Washington Township, NJ), Kravtsov; Konstantin (Moscow, RU), Velikov; Leonid (San Carlos, CA)
Title: Multicore chip with holographic optical interconnects
Patent Number: 9,143,235

Inventors: Yano; Hirokuni (Tokyo, JP), Otsuka; Naoki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Memory system with read and write caches and method of controlling memory system with read and write caches
Patent Number: 9,141,549

Inventors: Yano; Yuji (Tenri, JP), Narai; Atsuya (Yamatokoriyama, JP)
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Inventors: Yao; Akifumi (Ube, JP), Nakahara; Keita (Ube, JP)
Title: Fluorine gas generating apparatus
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Inventors: Yaras; Fahri (Chelsea, MA), Buckley; Edward (Melrose, MA)
Title: Display apparatus configured for selective illumination of low-illumination intensity image subframes
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Inventors: Yasuda; Akimitsu (Tokyo, JP), Kono; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image display device restricting operation while information screen is displayed, image displaying method and medium storing program thereof
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Inventors: Yasuo; Takashi (Osaka-fu, JP), Hamada; Akira (Osaka-fu, JP), Izaki; Hirokazu (Osaka-fu, JP), Suzuki; Shuuichi (Osaka-fu, JP), Nakato; Kunihiro (Osaka-fu, JP), Miyake; Yasuo (Osaka-fu, JP)
Title: Fuel cell having temperature adjustment means for reaction gas
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Inventors: Yaver; Imam Syed (West Bengal, IN), Das; Gour (West Bengal, IN), Biswadeep; Paul (West Bengal, IN)
Title: Liner component for use in mining and quarrying industries
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Inventors: Ye; Qinzhong (Norrkoping, SE)
Title: Free-space pointing and handwriting
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Inventors: Yeh; Ting-Jen (Hsinchu County, TW), Chuang; Kun-Fu (Hsinchu County, TW), Huang; Wen-Shi (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Magnetic bearing system
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Inventors: Yeh; Wen-Che (Taipei, TW)
Title: Spraying device for use in machining center
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Inventors: Yeh; Yu-Chou (Taoyuan County, TW), Lin; Ting-Ching (Taoyuan County, TW), Chang; Kun-Ming (Taoyuan County, TW), Chen; Yi-Chin (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Electrode structure and capacitance sensor having the same
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Inventors: Yelluru; Sadashiva Rao (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Column defect detection in a content addressable memory
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Inventors: Yi; George Youzhi (Fremont, CA), Hsu; Kuang Hsin (Taipei, TW), Lin; Hung-Ting (Taipei, TW)
Title: Chassis with multi-cantilever spring fingers for EMI shielding and ESD protection of electronic devices
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Inventors: Yiang; Kok Yong (Santa Clara, CA), Francis; Rick (Sunnyvale, CA), Marathe; Amit P. (Sunnyvale, CA), Pham; Van-Hung (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Dielectric breakdown lifetime enhancement using alternating current (AC) capacitance
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Inventors: Yin; Jinrong (Shenzhen, CN), Yang; Sulin (Shenzhen, CN), Liu; Shouwen (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Time synchronization method, device, and system
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Inventors: Yoda; Hiroaki (Kawasaki, JP), Aikawa; Hisanori (Yokohama, JP), Ueda; Tomomasa (Yokohama, JP), Kishi; Tatsuya (Yokohama, JP), Kajiyama; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP), Asao; Yoshiaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Magnetic random access memory and method of manufacturing the same
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Title: Positive displacement pump
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Inventors: Yoeli; Rafi (Tel-Aviv, IL)
Title: Ducted fan vehicles particularly useful as VTOL aircraft
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Inventors: Yokota; Kazuhide (Kanagawa, JP), Kurebayashi; Hisashi (Kanagawa, JP), Tanaka; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Matsui; Akira (Kanagawa, JP), Yoneda; Yutaka (Kanagawa, JP), Asato; Seishin (Chiba, JP), Chiba; Takuya (Tokyo, JP), Kosakai; Ryota (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Drive method for solid-state imaging device, solid-state imaging device, and imaging apparatus
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Inventors: Yokota; Masashi (Suzuka, JP), Okazaki; Masaki (Tsu, JP), Fukai; Hiroki (Tsu, JP), Takeuchi; Hideto (Kameyama, JP), Shimizu; Masaki (Nara, JP)
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Inventors: Yoon; Ho Eop (Suwon-si, KR)
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Owner: KABUSHIKI KAISHA DIXCEL (DIXCEL CO., LTD.)
Serial Number: 77228113

Owner: Kabushiki Kaisha PFU (PFU LIMITED)
Serial Number: 77255739

Owner: KAYLOR, BRUCE E
Serial Number: 77506887

Owner: KAZ EUROPE SARL
Serial Number: 77340040

Owner: KAZ EUROPE SARL
Serial Number: 77340044

Owner: KAZ EUROPE SARL
Serial Number: 77340051

Owner: KEYSPAN CORPORATION
Serial Number: 75098249

Owner: KHAN, SAMEER A
Serial Number: 77445557

Owner: Konami Gaming, Inc.
Serial Number: 77273725

Owner: L&O HUNTING GROUP GMBH
Serial Number: 78587169

Owner: La Dolce Diva, Inc.
Serial Number: 77376477

Owner: Laboratorios Rangel C. por A.
Serial Number: 77371244

Owner: Lakhani Insurance Agency, Inc.
Serial Number: 77510632

Owner: Laser ProVision Inc.
Serial Number: 78693913

Owner: Latov, Norman
Serial Number: 77140894

Owner: LB BRANDS, LLC
Serial Number: 77453592

Owner: LEACHCO, INC.
Serial Number: 77107537

Owner: LEACHCO, INC.
Serial Number: 77175104

Owner: LEAP Real Estate Systems, LLC
Serial Number: 77165929

Owner: LeConey, Richard
Serial Number: 76684529

Owner: Lewis, Kristopher Kyle
Serial Number: 77511766

Owner: LinkSource Systems, Inc.
Serial Number: 77157332

Owner: Lionstone Group, Inc.
Serial Number: 77269115

Owner: LOLA COSMETICS, LLC
Serial Number: 76667961

Owner: LONGZHONG HOLDING GROUP CO., LTD.
Serial Number: 77491277

Owner: Louvitakis, John
Serial Number: 76664941

Owner: Louvitakis, John
Serial Number: 76664945

Owner: Mack-Cali Realty, L.P.
Serial Number: 77508728

Owner: MAGI FOODS LLC
Serial Number: 77268141

Owner: Mama's Special Family, Inc.
Serial Number: 77365128

Owner: Mansour Bros. Inc.
Serial Number: 77480652

Owner: Mantissa Corporation
Serial Number: 77391179

Owner: Margate Wine and Spirit Company, LLC
Serial Number: 77305475

Owner: Market Genomics, LLC
Serial Number: 77368064

Owner: Maui Jim, Inc.
Serial Number: 77167460

Owner: MAX 3, LP
Serial Number: 77359975

Owner: MAXIMIZED LIVING HEALTH CENTERS, LP
Serial Number: 77359988

Owner: Medtronic, Inc.
Serial Number: 77303751

Owner: Medvednikov, Evgeny
Serial Number: 77492163

Owner: Meyer Management Agency, Inc.
Serial Number: 77508926

Owner: Microfile, Inc.
Serial Number: 77216929

Owner: Miguel Torres, S.A.
Serial Number: 77374081

Owner: Mikelson Yachts, Inc.
Serial Number: 77425474

Owner: Military Officers Association of America
Serial Number: 76687976

Owner: MILLHILL HOLDINGS LTD.
Serial Number: 77500855

Owner: MILLHILL HOLDINGS LTD.
Serial Number: 77500857

Owner: MILLHILL HOLDINGS LTD.
Serial Number: 77511024

Owner: MILLHILL HOLDINGS LTD.
Serial Number: 77511027

Owner: Milliken & Company
Serial Number: 77384423

Owner: MJS Designs, Inc.
Serial Number: 77330459

Owner: MONSTER ENERGY COMPANY
Serial Number: 77106679

Owner: Mortar Net USA Ltd.
Serial Number: 77350293

Owner: Mr. Walleye Specialties, Incorporated
Serial Number: 76689822

Owner: MULTI-STATE LOTTERY ASSOCIATION
Serial Number: 77315881

Owner: My Emergency Card, Inc.
Serial Number: 77503860

Owner: My True Love, Inc.
Serial Number: 77509559

Owner: NCR CORPORATION
Serial Number: 77123967

Owner: NEW DOTS, LLC
Serial Number: 77505526

Owner: NEW YORK ROAD RUNNERS, INC.
Serial Number: 77450963

Owner: NiceLife, LLC
Serial Number: 77490809

Owner: Norman, Michelle
Serial Number: 77330474

Owner: NTS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC
Serial Number: 77100461

Owner: O P I PRODUCTS, INC.
Serial Number: 77497964

Owner: O P I PRODUCTS, INC.
Serial Number: 77497968

Owner: O'Brien-Elkjer, Mary Ann
Serial Number: 77311427

Owner: Olive Tree Financial Group L.L.C.
Serial Number: 77371651

Owner: OMC RECORDS
Serial Number: 77244285

Owner: ONE WELLNESS, LLC
Serial Number: 77422759

Owner: ORIGINS BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE, LLC
Serial Number: 77334028

Owner: Over60Exchange, LLC.
Serial Number: 77462702

Owner: Palace Holding, S.A. de C.V.
Serial Number: 77349612

Owner: PANTHEON BREWING
Serial Number: 78921634

Owner: Pascal, Gregory E.
Serial Number: 77296317

Owner: Patel, Sushma M.
Serial Number: 77021116

Owner: Peggy Levee Umbrellas, Inc.
Serial Number: 77427182

Owner: PENFIELD PRODUCTS, INC.
Serial Number: 78950448

Owner: Penguin Random House LLC
Serial Number: 77308775

Owner: PHANTOM I.P., LLC
Serial Number: 77231873

Owner: Piester, Chad
Serial Number: 77559014

Owner: Pivot Incorproated
Serial Number: 77394850

Owner: Plant Development Services, Inc.
Serial Number: 77304991

Owner: Polar Wrap, LLC
Serial Number: 77507753

Owner: Poof-Summit Holdings, LLC
Serial Number: 76672755

Owner: Porter III, Robert J.
Serial Number: 77312387

Owner: PPG ARCHITECTURAL FINISHES, INC.
Serial Number: 73686793

Owner: PRECISION DYNAMICS CORPORATION
Serial Number: 77109988

Owner: PRODIGIOUS USA, LLC
Serial Number: 77109646

Owner: Purelee, Inc.
Serial Number: 77094300

Owner: Quadrant Information Services, LLC
Serial Number: 77509866

Owner: Raoux, Sebastien Marie
Serial Number: 77084176

Owner: Ray, Tina K.
Serial Number: 77198090

Owner: Reach Publishing, LLC
Serial Number: 77369540

Owner: REDUS PARK CITY LLC
Serial Number: 76683257

Owner: REDUS PARK CITY LLC
Serial Number: 76683279

Owner: REDUS PARK CITY LLC
Serial Number: 76683280

Owner: Reduxion Theatre Company, Inc.
Serial Number: 77509279

Owner: Reduxion Theatre Company, Inc.
Serial Number: 77509316

Owner: ReferralBlast.com Web Site Promotion, LLC
Serial Number: 77499966

Owner: RelateNow, LLC
Serial Number: 77394796

Owner: Reliance Worldwide Corporation, through its division Cash Acme
Serial Number: 78934217

Owner: Renewable Choice Energy, Inc.
Serial Number: 77334928

Owner: RETAIL PARTNER ENTERPRISES, LLC
Serial Number: 78980806

Owner: Retailwire LLC
Serial Number: 77495382

Owner: Revur International
Serial Number: 77510402

Owner: Rice Field Corporation
Serial Number: 78704793

Owner: Rimbach Publishing, Inc.
Serial Number: 76642421

Owner: RINNAI KABUSHIKI KAISHA
Serial Number: 77221390

Owner: RLWM, LLC
Serial Number: 77501958

Owner: Rochester Chapter National Tooling and Machining Association, Inc.
Serial Number: 77330725

Owner: ROCKWEST TECHNOLOGY GROUP, INC.
Serial Number: 77327047

Owner: Ronald R Starr
Serial Number: 77213963

Owner: Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
Serial Number: 77029222

Owner: ROSETTA STONE LTD.
Serial Number: 77528628

Owner: ROSETTA STONE LTD.
Serial Number: 77528632

Owner: RSVP Style, LLC
Serial Number: 77391355

Owner: RUSSELL A. PARSONS
Serial Number: 77245371

Owner: S.A.F.E. Alternatives, LLC
Serial Number: 77479405

Owner: S.A.F.E. Alternatives, LLC
Serial Number: 77484869

Owner: S.A.F.E. Alternatives, LLC
Serial Number: 77484878

Owner: SAEXPLORATION, INC.
Serial Number: 77505230

Owner: SANYANG MOTOR CO., LTD
Serial Number: 77509059

Owner: Sarpa-Feldman Enterprises, Inc.
Serial Number: 77502760

Owner: Sasha Cosmetics Corporation
Serial Number: 77159379

Owner: SAZERAC BRANDS, LLC
Serial Number: 77304870

Owner: School Zone Publishing Company
Serial Number: 78931564

Owner: Schulenberg, Michael T.
Serial Number: 77510789

Owner: Scottrade, Inc.
Serial Number: 77371298

Owner: SDG Creations, Ltd.
Serial Number: 77291725

Owner: SENO MEDICAL INSTRUMENTS, INC.
Serial Number: 78916910

Owner: Sentilles, Ann S.
Serial Number: 77510433

Owner: SFC, Ltd.
Serial Number: 77366376

Owner: SILICON VALLEY CAPITAL PARTNERS, L.P.
Serial Number: 77165550

Owner: Sixth Street Music, LLC
Serial Number: 77279660

Owner: Smart Beauty Holdings Limited
Serial Number: 78870128

Owner: SMARTFINANCIAL, INC.
Serial Number: 77331315

Owner: SOAP & GLORY LIMITED
Serial Number: 78871763

Owner: SOCIETE PARISIENNE DE PARFUMS ET COSMETIQUES
Serial Number: 77208706

Owner: Solis, Patricia S.
Serial Number: 77275888

Owner: SPECIAL EDUCATION SERVICES
Serial Number: 77508938

Owner: SPIRAL BINDING LLC
Serial Number: 77453379

Owner: SPIRAL BINDING LLC
Serial Number: 77453479

Owner: STACEYLU CONFECTIONS, LLC
Serial Number: 77001361

Owner: STAPLES BRANDS INC.
Serial Number: 77555533

Owner: STATEWIDE SERVICE CENTER, LLC
Serial Number: 77508642

Owner: STB LIfesaving Technologies Inc.
Serial Number: 77507804

Owner: STB LIfesaving Technologies Inc.
Serial Number: 77507819

Owner: Stronghold Fitness, LLC
Serial Number: 77491047

Owner: Sun-Times Media IP, LLC
Serial Number: 77357260

Owner: SURIN OF THAILAND IP, LLC
Serial Number: 77472902

Owner: SWISSRAY INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Serial Number: 75116423

Owner: SynchroNet Industries, Inc.
Serial Number: 77504263

Owner: TAB Boards International, Inc.
Serial Number: 77455440

Owner: Targeted Medical Pharma Inc.
Serial Number: 77507919

Owner: Targeted Medical Pharma Inc.
Serial Number: 77507939

Owner: TechSmith Corporation
Serial Number: 77288542

Owner: Tenneco Automotive Operating Company Inc.
Serial Number: 77510243

Owner: THE AMERICAN BOARD FOR CERTIFICATION IN HOMELAND SECURITY, LLC.
Serial Number: 77319701

Owner: The Aspen Institute, Inc.
Serial Number: 77118605

Owner: The Baker Company
Serial Number: 77411418

Owner: The Belo Company
Serial Number: 77134681

Owner: THE COCA-COLA COMPANY
Serial Number: 78800015

Owner: THE COCA-COLA COMPANY
Serial Number: 77280733

Owner: The Common Good Institute, Inc.
Serial Number: 77452229

Owner: THE DANNON RESEARCH INSTITUTE
Serial Number: 77091828

Owner: The Global Fund to Fight Aids, Tuberculosis and Malaria
Serial Number: 77507398

Owner: The Gordian Group, Inc.
Serial Number: 77533264

Owner: The MathWorks, Inc.
Serial Number: 77363679

Owner: The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc.
Serial Number: 77509043

Owner: The Vanguard Group, Inc.
Serial Number: 77194058

Owner: Thompson Tree Tools LLC
Serial Number: 76690844

Owner: THORCO INDUSTRIES LLC
Serial Number: 77363670

Owner: Tippmann Sports, LLC
Serial Number: 77409492

Owner: TomTom International B.V.
Serial Number: 77501930

Owner: Traditions Capital, LLC
Serial Number: 78883940

Owner: Tranquil Space Foundation
Serial Number: 76663677

Owner: TRANSFIRST GROUP, INC.
Serial Number: 77284292

Owner: TRANSFIRST GROUP, INC.
Serial Number: 77284298

Owner: TREASURY CHATEAU & ESTATES, LLC
Serial Number: 77534805

Owner: Trenberth, Gayle
Serial Number: 77388050

Owner: TREND FUND, LLC
Serial Number: 78399043

Owner: TRIARCO INDUSTRIES, LLC
Serial Number: 77348149

Owner: Trove, Inc.
Serial Number: 77354607

Owner: Truth Hardware Corporation
Serial Number: 77302930

Owner: Two Hands Wines Pty. Ltd.
Serial Number: 77460230

Owner: UBIQUS REPORTING, INC.
Serial Number: 77144415

Owner: UBM LLC
Serial Number: 77395343

Owner: Ultimate Product Corporation
Serial Number: 77508047

Owner: UltraDNS Corp.
Serial Number: 77343365

Owner: Univision Communications Inc.
Serial Number: 77560698

Owner: UPL NA INC.
Serial Number: 77313343

Owner: USA Cooks, Inc.
Serial Number: 77506255

Owner: UTAH EDUCATIONAL SAVINGS PLAN
Serial Number: 77193442

Owner: UTAH EDUCATIONAL SAVINGS PLAN
Serial Number: 77193585

Owner: Utility Integration Solutions, Inc.
Serial Number: 77377266

Owner: VERIA INTERNATIONAL LIMITED
Serial Number: 76683013

Owner: VERIA INTERNATIONAL LIMITED
Serial Number: 76683224

Owner: ViaVanti, LLC
Serial Number: 77506046

Owner: VICTORY STUDIOS, LLC
Serial Number: 77501940

Owner: VIVANDE, INC.
Serial Number: 73679856

Owner: VOX AMPLIFICATION LIMITED
Serial Number: 77278080

Owner: Washington Realty Group, Inc.
Serial Number: 77308666

Owner: Washington Realty Group, Inc.
Serial Number: 77308713

Owner: WIGGLES PTY LIMITED, THE
Serial Number: 76193261

Owner: WILDGAME INNOVATIONS, LLC
Serial Number: 77174040

Owner: William C. Eriksen, DC
Serial Number: 77336427

Owner: WINK ENGINEERING, LLC
Serial Number: 77109694

Owner: Wisage Technology Limited
Serial Number: 77066077

Owner: WSI Corporation
Serial Number: 77500747

Owner: YANG, BEN
Serial Number: 77185256

Owner: Zanzeta, LLC
Serial Number: 77491441

Owner: ZenCat Productions, LLC
Serial Number: 77052024

Owner: ZIMMER BIOMET SPINE, INC.
Serial Number: 77288500

Owner: Zuckerbraun, Eliezer
Serial Number: 77488323

Owner: Zweifel Chips + Snacks Holding AG
Serial Number: 77012635