Sunday, December 17 2017


Weekly Report

Expired Patents

Inventors: Aali; Adel (Irvine, CA)
Title: Wound shield with enclosed vacuum space
Patent Number: 8,558,050

Inventors: Aali; Adel (Irvine, CA)
Title: Wound shield and warming apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,601,129

Inventors: Abadeer; Wagdi W. (Jericho, VT), Christiansen; Cathryn J. (Huntington, VT), Fifield; John A. (Underhill, VT), Ioannou; Dimitris P. (Burlington, VT), Lee; Tom C. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Thermal sensor for semiconductor circuits
Patent Number: 8,562,210

Inventors: Abdallah; Shaaban A. (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Fluid transfer controllers having a rotor assembly with multiple sets of rotor blades arranged in proximity and about the same hub component and further having barrier components configured to form passages for routing fluid through the multiple sets of rotor blades
Patent Number: 7,600,961

Inventors: Abe; Kenji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Voice recognition apparatus and recording medium storing voice recognition program
Patent Number: 8,560,317

Inventors: Abrishamchian; Mirmehdi L. (Shrewsbury, MA), Hein; Travis (Holliston, MA)
Title: Stability margins and error recovery in servo control systems
Patent Number: 7,602,572

Inventors: Abu-Surra; Shadi (Richardson, TX), Pisek; Eran (Plano, TX), Pi; Zhouyue (Richardson, TX)
Title: System and method for structured LDPC code family
Patent Number: 8,560,911

Inventors: Acharya; Tinku (Chandler, AZ), Biswas; Prabir K. (Kharagpur, IN), Raghu; Kokku (Kharagpur, IN)
Title: Method and apparatus for three-dimensional wavelet transform
Patent Number: 6,956,903

Inventors: Acosta; George M. (Phoenix, AZ), Kick; George F. (Casa Grande, AZ)
Title: Implantable venous valve
Patent Number: 6,958,076

Inventors: Adachi; Tomoko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Login device and control method of the same, data processing device and method
Patent Number: 7,603,564

Inventors: Adams; Richard (Marlboro, MA), Occhionero; Mark (Milford, MA)
Title: Multi-structure metal matrix composite armor and method of making the same
Patent Number: 6,955,112

Inventors: Adebjork; Peter (Linkoping, SE), Nordlund; Per-Johan (Linkoping, SE), Carlsson; Carl-Olof (Linkoping, SE)
Title: Redundant system for the indication of heading and attitude in an aircraft
Patent Number: 6,955,082

Inventors: Adstedt; Kjell Roland (Scottsdale, AZ), Sternberg; Joakim Alexander (Edina, MN)
Title: System and method for demand driven collaborative procurement, logistics, and authenticity establishment of luxury commodities using virtual inventories
Patent Number: 8,560,403

Inventors: Agawa; Teppei (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for measuring displacement, method of making die for molding optical element, and optical element
Patent Number: 8,559,019

Inventors: Agrawal; Bhavna (Armonk, NY), Kung; David S. (Chappaqua, NY), Xiong; Jinjun (White Plains, NY), Zolotov; Vladimir (Putnam Valley, NY)
Title: Enabling statistical testing using deterministic multi-corner timing analysis
Patent Number: 8,560,994

Inventors: Aharonson; Dov (Herzelia, IL)
Title: System, method and device for multi-page feed for keyboard scanner
Patent Number: 8,559,075

Inventors: Ahn; Chong H. (Cincinnati, OH), Puntambekar; Aniruddha (Mason, OH), Jain; Alok (Ann Arbor, MI), Han; Jungyoup (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: On-chip sample preparation for whole blood analysis
Patent Number: 7,601,269

Inventors: Aird; Robert Frederick (Surrey, GB), Colby; Edward Grellier (Cambridge, GB), Black; Michael John (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Fire detection algorithm
Patent Number: 6,956,485

Inventors: Akaike; Kazuo (Saitama, JP), Okamoto; Makoto (Saitama, JP), Yamakawa; Tsutomu (Saitama, JP), Fukuda; Minoru (Saitama, JP), Ono; Kozo (Saitama, JP), Tsukamoto; Nobuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: High-frequency radio apparatus
Patent Number: 7,603,100

Inventors: Akino; Hiroshi (Machida, JP), Kondo; Kazuhisa (Machida, JP), Yoshino; Satoshi (Machida, JP)
Title: Gasket for reducing electromagnetic interference in a boundary microphone
Patent Number: 7,602,931

Inventors: Akino; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Yoshino; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Stereo microphone unit and stereo microphone
Patent Number: 8,559,643

Inventors: Akiyama; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Aberration adjustment device, method thereof, optical pickup, and optical information recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,602,690

Inventors: Akiyama; Masahiko (Tokyo, JP), Nakajima; Mitsuo (Yokohama, JP), Hioki; Tsuyoshi (Yokohama, JP), Hara; Yujiro (Yokohama, JP), Onozuka; Yutaka (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Display device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 6,956,638

Inventors: Aksenov; Yuri Vasilvevich (Kaluga, RU), Ivanovsky; Michael Nikolaevich (Kaluga, RU), Loginov; Nikolai Ivanovich (Kaluga, RU), Milovidova; Albina Vasilyevna (Kaluga, RU), Morozov; Valentine Alexeevich (Kaluga, RU), Ponomarev-Stepnoi; Nikolai Nikolaevich (Moscow, RU), Chulkov; Boris Alexandrovich (Kaluga, RU), Shimkevich; Alexander Lvovich (Kaluga, RU), Grae; Joel B. (Mamaroneck, NY)
Title: Method for treating liquid materials
Patent Number: 7,601,377

Inventors: Al-Garni; Ahmed Z. (Dhahran, SA), Hawwa; Muhammad A. (Dhahran, SA)
Title: Hybrid cooling system and method for cooling electronic devices
Patent Number: 6,955,215

Inventors: Al-Quraishi; Saleh I. (Dhahran, SA)
Title: Method for synthesizing metal oxide
Patent Number: 7,601,324

Inventors: Alam; A.K.M Kamrul (Longmont, CO), Barsuk; Vyacheslav (Longmont, CO)
Title: System, method and program to troubleshoot a distributed computer system or determine application data flows
Patent Number: 7,603,459

Inventors: Albertsen; Marc C. (Grimes, IA), Fox; Tim (Des Moines, IA), Huffman; Gary (Des Moines, IA), Trimnell; Mary (West Des Moines, IA)
Title: Promoter sequences providing male tissue-preferred expression in plants
Patent Number: 6,956,118

Inventors: Albrecht; Andy (Shaker Heights, OH), Fish; Larry (Prospect, KY), DuPlessis; Sam (Louisville, KY), Chen; Timothy E. (Aurora, OH)
Title: Control for UV water disinfection
Patent Number: 7,601,960

Inventors: Aldereguia; Alfredo (Cary, NC), Parsonese; James J. (Cary, NC), Richter; Grace A. (Raleigh, NC), Wood; Christopher L. (Greenville, NC)
Title: Accessing a logic device through a serial interface
Patent Number: 8,560,807

Inventors: Alexander; Garnet (Beaconsfield, CA)
Title: Inline skate wheel
Patent Number: 8,562,006

Inventors: Alfekri; Dheya (San Diego, CA), Duong; Minh C. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method of inkjet printing on untreated hydrophobic media
Patent Number: 6,957,886

Inventors: Alhadef; Bernard (Le Castellet, FR), Giraud; Marie-Annick (Signes, FR)
Title: Controlled capacity modeling tool
Patent Number: 6,957,201

Inventors: Alitalo; Kari (Espoo, FI), Yla-Herttuala; Seppo (Kuopio, FI), Hiltunen; Mikko O. (Kuopio, FI), Jeltsch; Markku M. (Helsinki, FI), Achen; Marc G. (North Melbourne, AU)
Title: Use of VEGF-C to prevent restenosis
Patent Number: 6,958,147

Inventors: Allaei; Daryoush (Minnetonka, MN)
Title: Acoustically intelligent windows
Patent Number: 6,957,516

Inventors: Allen; David E. (Tupelo, MS)
Title: Hitch assembly
Patent Number: 6,957,823

Inventors: Allport; John Martin (Halifax, GB)
Title: Device for isolating torque fluctuations
Patent Number: 6,955,252

Inventors: Almberg; Christian (Molnlycke, SE), Kusibojoska; Liljana (Helsingborg, SE)
Title: Belted absorbent article and a method of producing a laminate for use as belt material
Patent Number: 6,955,668

Inventors: Almonte; Kenneth V. (Portland, OR)
Title: Passive station power distribution for cable reduction
Patent Number: 7,602,192

Inventors: Altendahl; James R. (Eagan, MN), Lent; Steven R. (Burnsville, MN)
Title: Load planning tables for a parcel shipping system
Patent Number: 6,957,197

Inventors: Altman; Elliot (Athens, GA), Walker; Jennifer R. (Bogart, GA)
Title: Biotin-facilitated transport in gram negative bacteria
Patent Number: 7,601,511

Inventors: Amadeo; Paul (San Diego, CA), Flores; Jose (Chula Vista, CA), Kraft; Robert (Escondido, CA)
Title: Variable pitch mandrel wound antennas and systems and methods of making same
Patent Number: 8,558,752

Inventors: Amann; Stefan (Boeblingen, DE), Banzhaf; Gerhard (Nufringen, DE), Friedrich; Ralph (Sindelfingen, DE), Higgs; Raymond M. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Kuch; George P. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Simultaneous mixed protection modes over a virtualized host adapter
Patent Number: 8,561,203

Inventors: Ambrose; Alan S. (Midland, MI), Ferguson; James D. (Mt. Pleasant, MI), Lilienfeld; Robert (Ann Arbor, MI), McKinley; Mark J. (Kawkawlin, MI), Mishler; Timothy (Beaverton, MI)
Title: Fuel dispensing device equipped with a sound and/or video system
Patent Number: 6,957,673

Inventors: Amidon; Christopher (Apex, NC), Evans; Gregory M. (Raleigh, NC), Walsh; Richard (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Systems and methods of providing collaborative consumer-controlled advertising environments
Patent Number: 8,560,387

Inventors: Amit; Jonathan (Omer, IL), Koifman; Chaim (Rishon Lezion, IL), Raikhman; Rostislav (Rishon Lezion, IL), Shalev; Ori (Kiryat Ono, IL)
Title: Real-time compression of tabular data
Patent Number: 8,560,508

Inventors: Amon; Peter (Munchen, DE), Kapralov; Michael (Stanford, CA)
Title: Method and device for minimizing a quantization error
Patent Number: 8,559,502

Inventors: An; Byeong Su (Chungcheongbuk-Do, KR)
Title: Rotation pin correction mechanism for four poles mold cased circuit breaker
Patent Number: 8,558,126

Inventors: An; Jason (Kyungki-Do, KR)
Title: AC voltage control circuit
Patent Number: 6,958,583

Inventors: An; Seong-Jin (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Hyoung-Juhn (Suwon-si, KR), Eun; Yeong-Chan (Suwon-si, KR), Cho; Sung-Yong (Suwon-si, KR), Kweon; Ho-Jin (Suwon-si, KR), Yoon; Hae-Kwon (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Fuel cell system
Patent Number: 7,601,459

Inventors: An; Seong-Jin (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Jin-Hwa (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Fuel cell stack and fuel cell system using the same
Patent Number: 8,557,462

Inventors: An; Seung Do (Gyunggi-do, KR), Song; Jong Hyeong (Gyunggi-do, KR), Han; Jong Woo (Gyunggi-do, KR), Hyun; Hae Seung (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Haptic feedback actuator, haptic feedback device and electronic device
Patent Number: 8,558,813

Inventors: Ananny; John M. (San Francisco, CA), Kalayjian; Nicholas R. (San Carlos, CA), Rabu; Stanley (Santa Clara, CA), Tikalsky; Terry (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Microcontroller clock calibration using data transmission from an accurate third party
Patent Number: 8,559,575

Inventors: Andersen; Mark R. (Carlsbad, CA), Livak; Kenneth J. (San Jose, CA), Broomer; Adam (Foster City, CA), Chen; Caifu (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Encoding and decoding reactions for determining target molecules
Patent Number: 7,601,821

Inventors: Anderson; Brent A. (Jericho, VT), Bryant; Andres (Burlington, VT), Clark, Jr.; William F. (Essex Junction, VT), Ellis-Monaghan; John Joseph (Grand Isle, VT), Nowak; Edward J. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Pixel sensor cells with a split-dielectric transfer gate
Patent Number: 8,557,624

Inventors: Anderson; Brent A. (Jericho, VT), Nowak; Edward J. (Essex Junction, VT), Rankin; Jed H. (Richmond, VT)
Title: Method for fabricating field effect transistor devices with high-aspect ratio mask
Patent Number: 8,557,647

Inventors: Anderson; Ken (Erie, CO)
Title: Integrated reading and writing of a hologram with a rotated reference beam polarization
Patent Number: 6,956,681

Inventors: Anderson; Peter Allan (Pimlico, AU), Fisher; Mark (Brisbane, AU), Fittock; John Ernest (Annandale, AU), Hultgren; Victoria Margaret (Bushland Beach, AU), Jones; Erin Maree (South Brisbane, AU), Messenger; Robert Bruce (Kirwan, AU), Moroney; Adam Sean (Stockton, AU)
Title: Reductive ammoniacal leaching of nickel and cobalt bearing materials
Patent Number: 7,601,314

Inventors: Ando; Miwako (Utsunomiya, JP), Ohsaki; Yoshinori (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Exposure apparatus and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,602,504

Inventors: Ando; Toshihiro (Tsukuba, JP), Nakagawa; Kiyoharu (Tsukuba, JP), Gamo; Mika (Tsukuba, JP), Gamo; Hidenori (Taito-ku, JP)
Title: Carbon nanotubes, substrate and electron emission device with such carbon nanotubes and carbon nanotube synthesizing substrate as well as methods of and apparatus for making them
Patent Number: 8,557,213

Inventors: Andolino Brandt; Patricia J. (Woodbury, MN), Leir; Charles M. (Falcon Heights, MN), Wirtanen; David J. (Stillwater, MN)
Title: Spray on bandage and drug delivery system
Patent Number: 6,958,154

Inventors: Anilovich; Igor (Walled Lake, MI), Ting; Thomas L. (Troy, MI)
Title: Passive oxygen sensor diagnostic
Patent Number: 6,957,562

Inventors: Anton; Gisela (Erlangen, DE), Michel; Thilo (Nurnberg, DE)
Title: Photon detector for photon-induced triggering of measuring electrons
Patent Number: 7,601,937

Inventors: Aoki; Kei Roger (Coto De Caza, CA), Grayston; Michael W. (Irvine, CA), Carlson; Steven R. (San Mateo, CA), Leon; Judith M. (San Juan Capistrano, CA)
Title: Treatment for cervical dystonia with the neurotoxic component of a botulinum toxin
Patent Number: 8,557,256

Inventors: Aoki; Keiichiro (Susono, JP)
Title: Control system for an exhaust gas sensor
Patent Number: 7,600,507

Inventors: Aoki; Keiichiro (Susono, JP)
Title: Control system for an exhaust gas sensor
Patent Number: 7,600,508

Inventors: Aoki; Toru (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Image signal correcting method, correcting circuit, electro-optical device, and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,602,359

Inventors: Apetoh; Lionel (Boston, MA), Kroemer; Guido (Antony, FR), Zitvogel; Laurence (Antony, FR)
Title: Toll like receptor 4 dysfunction and the biological applications thereof
Patent Number: 8,557,517

Inventors: Aquino; Fabrice (Reiningue, FR), Bonrath; Werner (Freiburg, DE), Bohrer; Patrick (Hegenheim, FR), Hugentobler; Max (Arlesheim, CH), Netscher; Thomas (Bad Krozingen, DE), Radspieler; Alexander (Grenzach-Wyhlen, DE)
Title: Process for the preparation of ubihydroquinones and ubiquinones
Patent Number: 7,601,877

Inventors: Arad; Eli (Givat Smoel, IL)
Title: Motherboard with video data processing card capability
Patent Number: 7,603,506

Inventors: Arai; Yoshifumi (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Method of producing color conversion table, image processing device, image processing method, program and recording medium
Patent Number: 7,602,525

Inventors: Araki; Soichiro (Tokyo, JP), Suemura; Yoshihiko (Tokyo, JP), Tajima; Akio (Tokyo, JP), Takahashi; Seigo (Tokyo, JP), Maeno; Yoshiharu (Tokyo, JP), Henmi; Naoya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical packet exchange system and optical switch
Patent Number: 6,957,018

Inventors: Aranguren; Herman (Tucson, AZ), Reed; David Charles (Tucson, AZ), Smith; Max Douglas (Tucson, AZ), LeGendre; David Bruce (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Selective branch-triggered trace generation apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,561,033

Inventors: Arce; David A. (Houston, TX), Smith; Sidney K. (Conroe, TX)
Title: Liner top packer seal assembly and method
Patent Number: 8,561,709

Inventors: Arce; Rigo (Watsonville, CA)
Title: Toilet flange stabilizer
Patent Number: 8,561,218

Inventors: Archer; Michael (New South Wales, AU)
Title: Methods and products using grass of the genus Triodia
Patent Number: 8,557,307

Inventors: Ariyoshi; Toshihiko (Osaka, JP), Abe; Hideo (Osaka, JP), Umemoto; Seiji (Osaka, JP)
Title: Reflection type liquid-crystal display apparatus
Patent Number: 6,956,630

Inventors: Ariyur; Kartik B. (Minnetonka, MN)
Title: System and method to perform stable distributed power control in a wireless network
Patent Number: 7,603,136

Inventors: Arkasjevski; Uri (Farmington Hills, MI), Rogozinski; Joseph (Ramat Gan, IL), Ivanov; Vychislav (Kiriat Tivon, IL)
Title: Apparatus and method for cleaning or de-icing vehicle elements
Patent Number: 8,561,917

Inventors: Armstrong; Randolph K. (Houston, TX), Armstrong; Scott A. (Danbury, TX), Inman; D. Michael (Gainesville, FL), Scott; Timothy L. (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Power supply monitoring for an implantable device
Patent Number: 8,560,070

Inventors: Arndt; Frank (Berlin, DE), Jensen; Jens Dahl (Berlin, DE), Kruger; Ursus (Berlin, DE), Winkler; Gabriele (Berlin, DE)
Title: Method for coating the inner walls of pipes and device suitable therefor
Patent Number: 8,561,569

Inventors: Arnold; William D. (San Diego, CA), Bounaud; Pierre-Yves (San Diego, CA), Gosberg; Andreas (San Diego, CA), Bounaud; Zhe Li (San Diego, CA), McDonald; Ian (San Diego, CA), Steensma; Ruo W. (San Diego, CA), Wilson; Mark E. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Pyrrolo-pyridine kinase modulators
Patent Number: 7,601,839

Inventors: Aronovich; Lior (Ramat Gan, IL), Toaff; Yair (Ramat Gan, IL), Paz; Gil (Yehud, IL), Asher; Ron (Tel Aviv, IL)
Title: Recovering transactions of failed nodes in a clustered file system
Patent Number: 8,560,581

Inventors: Arrow; Amy (Bethel, ME), Dale; Roderic M. K. (Wilsonville, OR), Woolf; Tod Mitchell (Natick, MA)
Title: Three component chimeric antisense oligonucleotides
Patent Number: 6,958,239

Inventors: Asamura; Fumio (Saitama, JP), Ishii; Takehito (Saitama, JP)
Title: Temperature-controlled crystal oscillating unit and crystal oscillator
Patent Number: 8,558,629

Inventors: Asari; Akira (Saitama, JP), Kurihara; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP), Shibata; Tomomi (Osaka, JP), Miyazaki; Yuka (Tokyo, JP), Yamanokuchi; Hiroko (Saitama, JP), Tawada; Akira (Saitama, JP), Masa; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP), Matsuzaki; Yuji (Saitama, JP)
Title: Hyaluronic acid oligosaccharide fractions and drugs containing the same
Patent Number: 7,601,488

Inventors: Asazawa; Koichiro (Shiga, JP), Yamada; Koji (Shiga, JP), Tanaka; Hirohisa (Shiga, JP)
Title: Fuel cell system
Patent Number: 8,557,476

Inventors: Auciello; Orlando H. (Bolingbrook, IL)
Title: Piezoelectrically actuated ultrananocrystalline diamond tip array integrated with ferroelectric or phase change media for high-density memory
Patent Number: 7,602,105

Inventors: Aumard; Jean-Pierre (Annemasse, FR), Bourdarel; Vincent (La Clusaz, FR)
Title: Sealed sensor with strain gauges
Patent Number: 8,561,482

Inventors: Awad; Yassin Aden (Middlesex, GB)
Title: Symbol timing estimation in communication systems
Patent Number: 7,602,870

Inventors: Awasthi; Vinay K. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Data packet processing
Patent Number: 6,957,267

Inventors: Azizi; Michel (Paris, FR), Ezan; Eric (Malakoff, FR)
Title: Use of a tetrapeptide AcSDKP (SEQ ID No. 1) analog resistant to the angiotensin I converting enzyme for measuring glomerular filtration rate in a human or an animal and kit containing same
Patent Number: 7,601,333

Inventors: Baba; Hirotaka (Kashiwa, JP), Shinomura; Ryuichi (Higashimatsuyama, JP), Sato; Yutaka (Kashiwa, JP), Miwa; Yuichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ultrasonic imaging device
Patent Number: 6,958,041

Inventors: Bae; Tae-Hyun (Yongin-si, KR), Shim; Myun-Gi (Yongin-si, KR), Park; Soo-Ho (Yongin-si, KR), Moon; Dong-Gun (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Mi-Hyun (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Thermochromic smart window and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,559,094

Inventors: Baek; Hong-Kil (Seoul, KR)
Title: Engine cylinder head cover and assembly method thereof
Patent Number: 6,955,147

Inventors: Baek; Seung-Hwan (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Seung-Won (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Delay-locked loop circuit and method of generating multiplied clock therefrom
Patent Number: 7,602,223

Inventors: Bagchi; Sugato (White Plains, NY), Ghosh; Soumyadip (Peakskill, NY), Ramos; Stacey (Cedar Hill, TX)
Title: Data center physical infrastructure threshold analysis
Patent Number: 8,560,291

Inventors: Bahl; Pradeep (Redmond, WA)
Title: System and method of assigning and reclaiming static addresses through the dynamic host configuration protocol
Patent Number: 6,957,276

Inventors: Bahl; Pradeep (Redmond, WA), Hassan; Amer (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Method for wireless capability discovery and protocol negotiation, and wireless device including same
Patent Number: 6,957,086

Inventors: Baker; E. Scott (Allen, TX), Fudge; Gerald L. (Rockwall, TX), McClain, Jr.; Ross A. (Greenville, TX)
Title: Systems and methods for multi-channel analog to digital conversion
Patent Number: 6,956,517

Inventors: Baker; Ernest L. (Wantage, NJ), Daniels; Arthur S. (Rockaway, NJ)
Title: Geometric/mechanical apparatus to improve well perforator performance
Patent Number: 7,600,476

Inventors: Baker; Ronald Willard (Versailles, KY), Baskette; Michael Wesley (Lexington, KY), Gall; Randall Steven (Lexington, KY), Gogate; Hishikesh Pramod (Lexington, KY), Harden; James Philip (Lexington, KY), Heink; Philip Jerome (Lexington, KY), Hogan; Andrew Charles (Lexington, KY), Kern; Royden Thomas (Lexington, KY), Massie; Jean Marie (Lexington, KY), Smith; Sean David (Lexington, KY), Wahl; Mark Alan (Santa Claus, IN)
Title: System and method of coating print media in an inkjet printer
Patent Number: 6,955,721

Inventors: Baker; Thomas E. (Monument, CO), Chaffee; Susan L. (Colorado Springs, CO), Chen; Yuchien (Colorado Springs, CO), Gruber; Charles J. (Monument, CO), Fishman; Howard P. (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Integrated customer web station for web based call management
Patent Number: 6,956,845

Inventors: Bakke; Stig (.ANG.lg.ang.rd, NO)
Title: Tool for changing the drilling direction while drilling
Patent Number: 6,955,231

Inventors: Bakker; Cornelis (Weesp, NL)
Title: 8-{4-[3-(5-fluoro-1H-indol-3-YL)-Propyl]-Piperazin-1-YL}-2-methyl-4H-Benzo[ 1,4]oxazin-3-one mesylate with high affinity for the dopamine D2 receptor and the serotonin reuptake site
Patent Number: 6,958,396

Inventors: Bakowski; Ben (Romsey, GB)
Title: Method, apparatus and computer program for facilitating the improvement of a user interface
Patent Number: 8,561,026

Inventors: Baldwin; Brian Eugene (Centennial, CO), Morton; Jason Conrad (Littleton, CO)
Title: Method and system for labeling syringe bodies
Patent Number: 6,957,522

Inventors: Baliguet; Pierre (Nantes, FR), Chien; Loring (Katy, TX), Cook; Patrick (Skiatook, OK)
Title: Data management for seismic acquisition using variable compression ratio as a function of background noise
Patent Number: 6,957,147

Inventors: Banavar; Guruduth Somasekhara (Pelham Manor, NY), Ebling; Maria Rene (White Plains, NY)
Title: System and method for maintaining communication channels through coverage gaps
Patent Number: 7,603,115

Inventors: Bandholz; Justin Potok (Cary, NC), Pagan; William Gabriel (Durham, NC), Piazza; William Joseph (Holly Springs, NC)
Title: Reducing subsystem energy costs
Patent Number: 8,560,868

Inventors: Bang; Boo-Hyeon (Busan, KR)
Title: Large capacity wind power generator
Patent Number: 8,562,282

Inventors: Bangalore; Srinivas (Morristown, NJ), Feng; Junlan (Basking Ridge, NJ), Gilbert; Mazin (Warren, NJ), Wilpon; Jay Gordon (Warren, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for building sales tools by mining data from websites
Patent Number: 8,560,518

Inventors: Barbas, III; Carlos F. (San Diego, CA), Lerner; Richard A. (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Methods for producing polypeptide binding sites, monoclonal antibodies and compositions thereof
Patent Number: 6,955,900

Inventors: Barcatta; Frank August (Fallbrook, CA)
Title: Electrically driven linear cutter
Patent Number: 8,561,302

Inventors: Barcelou; David M. (Rydal, PA)
Title: Automated transaction machine
Patent Number: 8,560,451

Inventors: Barcelou; David M. (Rydal, PA)
Title: Automated transaction machine
Patent Number: 7,600,677

Inventors: Barclay; William R. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Method for production of arachidonic acid
Patent Number: 7,601,523

Inventors: Barkan; Richard A. (Northfield, IL), Melchiorre; Dennis (Fox Lake, IL)
Title: Bottle crushing system
Patent Number: 6,957,784

Inventors: Barnes; John James (Hockessin, DE), Biondo; Joseph Gerard (Martinville, NJ), Gelblum; Peter Gideon (Philadelphia, PA), Lanam; Richard Delbert (Westfield, NJ), Noelke; Charles Joseph (Wilmington, DE), Wells; David Archer (Newark, DE)
Title: Metallurgically bonded layered article having a curved surface
Patent Number: 6,955,288

Inventors: Barnikol; Wolfgang (Mainz, DE)
Title: Mammalian haemoglobin compatible with blood plasma, cross-linked and conjugated with polyalkylene oxides as artificial medical oxygen carriers, production and use thereof
Patent Number: 6,956,025

Inventors: Basir; Otman Adam (Waterloo, CA), Bullock; David (Waterloo, CA), Breza; Emil (Beamsville, CA)
Title: Adaptive visual occupant detection and classification system
Patent Number: 8,560,179

Inventors: Basler; Jason Ferris (Los Gatos, CA), Dile; James Michael (San Jose, CA), Garimella; Neeta (San Jose, CA), Hochberg; Avishai Haim (San Jose, CA), Richter; Ursula (San Jose, CA), Vargas; Jean Elizabeth (Albuquerque, MN), Yakushev; Mark L. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Developing software components and capability testing procedures for testing coded software component
Patent Number: 8,561,024

Inventors: Bass; David (Great Neck, NY)
Title: Turbo decoder with circular redundancy code signature comparison
Patent Number: 6,956,912

Inventors: Batruni; Roy G. (Danville, CA)
Title: Adaptive composite analog to digital converter
Patent Number: 7,602,321

Inventors: Bau; Haim H. (Swarthmore, PA)
Title: Controlled magnetohydrodynamic fluidic networks and stirrers
Patent Number: 8,562,305

Inventors: Baumann; Christian (Martinsreth, DE), Brase; Holger (Bergen, DE), Heitmann; Thomas (Unterluss, DE), Vagedes; Michael (Hermannsburg, DE)
Title: Method for prodution of a projectile, as well as a projectile
Patent Number: 8,561,544

Inventors: Baumann; Dietmar (Hemmingen, DE), Hofmann; Dirk (Ludwigsburg, DE), Vollert; Herbert (Vaihingen/Enz, DE), Nagel; Willi (Remseck/Hochdorf, DE), Henke; Andreas (Diemelstadt, DE), Foitzik; Bertram (Ludwigsburg, DE)
Title: Friction brake with self-boosting
Patent Number: 6,957,723

Inventors: Baumgarten; Sven (Freinsheim, DE), Bross; Stephan (Erpolzheim, DE), Brecht; Bernhard (Neustadt/Weinstrasse, DE), Bruhns; Uwe (Osthofen, DE), Flak; Stefan (Frankenthal, DE), Jaeger; Christoph (Gerolsheim, DE), Kochanowski; Wolfgang (Windesheim, DE), Knoebl; Wiltrud (Ludwigshafen, DE), Ellegaard; Mogens (Greve, DK)
Title: Valve unit for pressure exchanger installations
Patent Number: 7,600,535

Inventors: Bayloff; Simon W. (Skipton, GB), Del Bono; Michelle (Barnoldswick, GB), Biott; Maurice C. (Keighley, GB), Lindsay-Watt; Sylvia (Steeton, GB)
Title: Diagnostic test devices
Patent Number: 7,601,546

Inventors: Beack; Seung-Kwon (Seoul, KR), Jang; Dae-Young (Daejon, KR), Seo; Jeong-II (Daejon, KR), Kang; Kyeong-Ok (Daejon, KR), Hong; Jin-Woo (Daejon, KR), Kim; Jin-Woong (Daejon, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for visualization of multichannel audio signals
Patent Number: 8,560,303

Inventors: Bean; Heather N. (Fort Collins, CO), Robins; Mark N. (Greeley, CO)
Title: Dual-purpose compartment for a hybrid battery and fuel cell powered device
Patent Number: 6,955,863

Inventors: Beaulieu; Langis (Cacouna, CA), Plourde; Rolande (Cacouna, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for comminuting rock
Patent Number: 6,955,312

Inventors: Bechtolsheim; Andreas V. (Stanford, CA), Frazier; Howard M. (Pleasanton, CA), Edsall; Thomas J. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Multi-function high-speed network interface
Patent Number: 6,956,852

Inventors: Beck; Martin (Amherst, NH), Connor; Dennis (Merrimack, NH), Lufkin; Kim (Auburn, NH), Kowalczyk; James (Amherst, NH)
Title: Multi-gallon capacity blow molded container
Patent Number: 8,561,822

Inventors: Bedingfield; John (Largo, FL)
Title: Dialysis system having display with electromagnetic compliance ("EMC") seal
Patent Number: 8,558,964

Inventors: Behrendt; Michael M. (Randersacker, DE), Hosn; Rafah A. (New York, NY), Mahindru; Ruchi (Elmsford, NY), Ramasamy; Harigovind V. (Ossining, NY), Sarkar; Soumitra (Cary, NC), Viswanathan; Mahesh (Yorktown Heights, NY), Vogl; Norbert G. (Mahopac, NY)
Title: Adding scalability and fault tolerance to generic finite state machine frameworks for use in automated incident management of cloud computing infrastructures
Patent Number: 8,560,889

Inventors: Beier; Christian (Saint Genis-Laval, FR), Benting; Jurgen (Leichlingen, DE), Christian; Isabelle (Lyons, FR), Coqueron; Pierre-Yves (Lyons, FR), Dubost; Christophe (Lyons, FR), Genix; Pierre (Lyons, FR), Hartmann; Beno t (Sainte-Foy-les-Lyon, FR), Portz; Daniela (Vettweiss, DE), Voerste; Arnd (Koln, DE), Wachendorff-Neumann; Ulrike (Neuwied, DE)
Title: Fungicide hydroximoyl-tetrazole derivatives
Patent Number: 8,557,849

Inventors: Bell; Alex Morgan (New York, NY)
Title: System and method for tracking mass transit vehicles
Patent Number: 8,560,230

Inventors: Bell; Dean Michael (Federal Way, WA)
Title: Litter box odor device
Patent Number: 8,561,573

Inventors: Bell; Debra M. (Boise, ID), Drexler; Adrian J. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method and apparatus for saving current in a memory device
Patent Number: 6,956,785

Inventors: Bell; Patricia (Duluth, GA)
Title: Clothes protector cover
Patent Number: 7,600,636

Inventors: Bell; Timothy Allan (Wilmington, DE), Bloom; Joy Sawyer (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Increased bulk density of fatty acid-treated silanized powders and polymers containing the powders
Patent Number: 7,601,780

Inventors: Bell; Zane William (Oak Ridge, TN), Boatner; Lynn Allen (Oak Ridge, TN)
Title: Infra-red signature neutron detector
Patent Number: 7,601,965

Inventors: Belloso; Gregorio M. (Salisbury, MD)
Title: Vehicle with multiple engines coupled to a transmission via a jackshaft
Patent Number: 8,561,744

Inventors: Bennett; Jack E. (Chardon, OH)
Title: Cathodic protection system
Patent Number: 6,958,116

Inventors: Benson; Robert W. (Henderson, NV)
Title: Playing card mirror viewer
Patent Number: 8,561,990

Inventors: Benson; Timothy E. (Kalamazoo, MI), Durbin; Jim D. (Portage, MI), Prince; D. Bryan (Parchment, MI)
Title: Crystallization and structure determination of glycosylated human beta secretase, an enzyme implicated in alzheimer's disease
Patent Number: 7,601,528

Inventors: Benveniste; Victor M. (Gloucester, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for selective pre-dispersion of extracted ion beams in ion implantation systems
Patent Number: 6,956,225

Inventors: Berg, Jr.; Charles John (Wyoming, OH), Bouthilet; Andrew Lloyd (Cincinnati, OH), Daniels; Jacqueline Ann (Fairfield, OH), Hamilton; Peter Worthington (Cincinnati, OH), Simons; Caroline Stoney (Cincinnati, OH), Tweddell, III; Richard (Cincinnati, OH), Fedyk; Glen Charles (Fairfield Township, OH)
Title: Tampon applicator arrangement
Patent Number: 6,958,057

Inventors: Berka; Jan (Guilford, CT), Chen; Zhoutao (Milford, CT), Egholm; Michael (Woodbridge, CT), Godwin; Brian C. (North Haven, CT), Hutchison; Stephen Kyle (Branford, CT), Leamon; John Harris (Guilford, CT), Sarkis; Gary James (Guilford, CT), Simons; Jan Fredrik (Guilford, CT)
Title: Paired end sequencing
Patent Number: 7,601,499

Inventors: Bermudez; Julio C. (Salt Lake City, UT), Foresti; Stefano (Salt Lake City, UT), Westenskow; Dwayne R. (Salt Lake City, UT), Agutter; James (Salt Lake City, UT), Gondeck-Becker; Debra (Wayzata, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for monitoring dynamic systems using n-dimensional representations of critical functions
Patent Number: 7,603,631

Inventors: Berroth; Hansjorg (VS-Obereschach, DE), Jeske; Frank (St. Georgen, DE), Kuner; Arnold (St. Georgen, DE), Schondelmaier; Hans-Dieter (St. Georgen, DE)
Title: Method of controlling a physical variable in an electronically commutated motor, and motor for carrying out said method
Patent Number: 6,956,343

Inventors: Bertolotti; Fabio P. (South Windsor, CT)
Title: Wind turbine with high solidity rotor
Patent Number: 8,562,300

Inventors: Beshai; Maged E. (Stittsville, CA)
Title: Two-dimensional circulating switch
Patent Number: 7,602,771

Inventors: Betz; Vaughn (Toronto, CA), Ahmed; Elias (Toronto, CA), Neto; David (Toronto, CA)
Title: Techniques for identifying functional blocks in a design that match a template and combining the functional blocks into fewer programmable circuit elements
Patent Number: 6,957,412

Inventors: Bhogal; Kulvir S. (Fort Worth, TX), Boss; Gregory J. (American Fork, UT), Hamilton, II; Rick A. (Charlottesville, VA), O'Connell; Brian M. (Cary, NC)
Title: Video episode order adherence
Patent Number: 8,561,108

Inventors: Biagiotti; Guglielmo (Lucca, IT)
Title: Device and method for cleaning a surface of a rotating cylinder, such as a plate cylinder of a printing press or other
Patent Number: 6,957,607

Inventors: Biasiotto; Marco (Turin, IT), Butera; Francesco (Turin, IT), Alacqua; Stefano (Cascine Vica, IT)
Title: Controlled oscillating damper
Patent Number: 6,955,249

Inventors: Biedermann; Lutz (VS-Villingen, DE), Harms; Jurgen (Karlsruhe, DE), Matthis; Wilfried (Weisweil, DE)
Title: Stabilization device for the dynamic stabilization of vertebrae or bones and rod like element for such a stabilization device
Patent Number: 7,601,166

Inventors: Billau; Ronald L. (Rochester, MN), Cillis; Canio (Berlin, DE), Di Luoffo; Vincenzo V. (Sandy Hook, CT), Leschke; Ekkart (Berlin, DE)
Title: Using the maintenance channel in a mobile data network to provide subscriber data when a cache miss occurs
Patent Number: 8,559,941

Inventors: Bivens; Thomas H. (Magnolia, TX)
Title: Filter mounting assembly
Patent Number: 6,955,118

Inventors: Blake; Michael A. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Bronson; Timothy C. (Round Rock, TX), Huynh; Hieu T. (Pflugerville, TX), Mak; Pak-kin (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: EDRAM macro disablement in cache memory
Patent Number: 8,560,891

Inventors: Blakeslee; Edward A. (Ephrata, PA), Ehrhart; Phillip J. (Narvon, PA), Thaxton; Wayne D. (Denver, PA), Priepke; Edward H. (Lancaster, PA), Fitzkee; Douglas S. (Ephrata, PA)
Title: Crop Conditioner frame with interchangeable rollers
Patent Number: 6,955,034

Inventors: Blanck; Lucas F. (Raleigh, NC), Cole; Charles A. (Cary, NC), Dudek; Clark A. (Raleigh, NC), Inkumsah; Kobina K. (Lansing, MI), Jones; Phillip D. (Raleigh, NC), Roberts; David B. (Cary, NC), Rodriguez; Adrian X. (Durham, NC)
Title: Load balancing servers
Patent Number: 8,561,075

Inventors: Bleisch; Thomas John (Noblesville, IN), Martinez-Perez; Jose Antonio (S.S. de los Reyes, ES), Ornstein; Paul Leslie (Carmel, IN)
Title: Excitatory amino acid receptor antagonists
Patent Number: 7,601,738

Inventors: Blessitt; James (Peachtree City, GA), Winslett; Troy (Fairburn, GA)
Title: Captive hardware for improved installation
Patent Number: 8,561,961

Inventors: Bloomenthal; Jules I. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Method to compute the medial axis/surface of a three-dimensional object
Patent Number: 6,956,565

Inventors: Blue; Scott (South Bend, IN)
Title: Altitude compensating trailer brake system
Patent Number: 6,955,406

Inventors: Bluemli; Markus (Biel/Bienne, CH), Stanger; Hans-Ullrich (Biel/Bienne, CH), Strazza; Mathias (Meinisberg, CH), Studer; Jean-Fred (Lamboing, CH)
Title: Apparatus for fastening a dental prosthesis
Patent Number: 8,562,345

Inventors: Blume; George H. (Austin, TX)
Title: High pressure pump piston
Patent Number: 6,957,605

Inventors: Blumrich; Matthias A. (Ridgefield, CT), Chen; Dong (Croton On Hudson, NY), Gara; Alan G. (Mount Kisco, NY), Giampapa; Mark E. (Irvington, NY), Heidelberger; Philip (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Hoenicke; Dirk I. (Ossining, NY), Ohmacht; Martin (Yorktown Heights, NY), Salapura; Valentina (Chappaqua, NY), Vranas; Pavlos M. (Bedford Hills, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for filtering snoop requests in a point-to-point interconnect architecture
Patent Number: 7,603,523

Inventors: Blunt; Shannon D. (Shawnee, KS), Higgins; Thomas (Lawrence, KS)
Title: Computationally efficient adaptive radar pulse compression system
Patent Number: 7,602,331

Inventors: Boca; Remus (North Vancouver, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus to facilitate operations in image based systems
Patent Number: 8,559,699

Inventors: Bode; Christopher A. (Austin, TX), Miller; Michael L. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Multi-level process data representation
Patent Number: 6,957,120

Inventors: Bofill-Petit; Adria (Barcelona, ES), Henderson; Robert K. (Edinburgh, GB), Hurwitz; Jonathan Ephriam David (Edinburgh, GB)
Title: Resistor-input transconductor including common-mode compensation
Patent Number: 7,602,220

Inventors: Boggess; Brian (Dublin, OH), Foreman; Grant (Bellefontaine, OH), Seman; Matthew (Marysville, OH)
Title: Clip tower for energy absorption
Patent Number: 7,600,809

Inventors: Bogia; Douglas P. (Hillsboro, OR), Johnson; Monte G. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Selecting a device driver for a peripheral device adapted to operate on a network and simplifying secondary printer installation
Patent Number: 6,957,437

Inventors: Bohrer; Patrick J. (Cedar Park, TX), Gheith; Ahmed (Austin, TX), Peterson; James L. (Austin, TX)
Title: Creating a thread of execution in a computer processor without operating system intervention
Patent Number: 8,561,070

Inventors: Bonutti; Peter M. (Effingham, IL)
Title: Tissue fixation device
Patent Number: 6,955,683

Inventors: Booppanon; Sarasin (Bangkok, TH), Sangsok; Chanwut (Bangkok, TH), Kantrasiri; Supichai (Bangkok, TH), Pituksin; Apiwat (Pathumthani, TH), Kaewsuksai; Pituk (Nakhonratchasima, TH), Phanitch; Nut (Bangkok, TH)
Title: Document scanning and visualization system using a mobile device
Patent Number: 8,559,063

Inventors: Born; Frank (Dienethal, DE)
Title: Piston-cylinder unit
Patent Number: 8,561,766

Inventors: Borsoi; Bruno (Victorio Veneto, IT)
Title: Sports boot
Patent Number: 6,954,996

Inventors: Bosworth; Adam (San Francisco, CA), Kassabgi; George (Winchester, MA), Richter; Stephan (Maynard, MA), Statman; Stu (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Risk factor coaching engine that determines a user health score
Patent Number: 8,560,479

Inventors: Bottke; Nils (Mannheim, DE), Benfer; Regina (Altrip, DE), Bosch; Marco (Mannheim, DE), Narbeshuber; Thomas (Mannheim, DE), Steinbrenner; Ulrich (Neustadt, DE), Stephan; Juergen (Mannheim, DE)
Title: Method for producing alkylaryl compounds and alkylaryl sulphonates
Patent Number: 7,601,861

Inventors: Boucher; Vincent (Thoiry, FR), Chabrolles; Sebastien (Baillargues, FR), Granier; Benoit (Vailhauques, FR), Mante; Arnaud (Montpellier, FR)
Title: Double authentication for controlling disruptive operations on storage resources
Patent Number: 8,560,859

Inventors: Bouras; Carlos E. (Encinitas, CA), La.; Duong T. (San Diego, CA), Lewis; Alan R. (Carlsbad, CA), Meier; Mark S. (Encinitas, CA), Babiarz; Alec J. (Leucadia, CA)
Title: Flip chip underfill system and method
Patent Number: 6,955,946

Inventors: Bousquet; Raphael (Washington, DC), Wallia; Jai Jit Singh (Washington, DC)
Title: Methods for searching forensic data
Patent Number: 7,603,344

Inventors: Bozeman; Alan Kyle (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Word-based lottery game
Patent Number: 7,601,059

Inventors: Brack; Hans-Peter (Herrliberg, CH), Campman; Maarten Antoon Jan (Churra-Murcia, ES), Perez de Diego; Yohana (Murcia, ES), Oyevaar; Martin Herke (Goes, NL), van der Wekke; Laurus (Rucphen, NL), Willemse; Dennis (Standdaarbuiten, NL)
Title: Monomer solution for producing polycarbonate
Patent Number: 7,601,794

Inventors: Brandt; Jim (Bainbridge Island, WA), Brandt; Jonathan (Bainbridge Island, WA)
Title: Ozone-based conveyor cleaning system
Patent Number: 7,601,053

Inventors: Brandt; Uwe (Boeblingen, DE), Makowski; Thomas M. (Pfullingen, DE), Wandel; Christoph (Weil im Schoebuch, DE), Wetter; Holger (Weil im Schoebuch, DE)
Title: Incorporating synthesized netlists as subcomponents in a hierarchical custom design
Patent Number: 8,560,983

Inventors: Branson; Michael J. (Rochester, MN), Santosuosso; John M. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Overloading processing units in a distributed environment
Patent Number: 8,560,726

Inventors: Brass; Dwight Stanford (Edgerton, WI)
Title: Motor vehicle drivetrain having at least two CNT's and flywheels
Patent Number: 6,955,624

Inventors: Bratton; Terence (Swadlincote, GB), Douglas; Paul (Swadlincote, GB)
Title: Jaw crusher unit
Patent Number: 6,957,786

Inventors: Braun; Andreas (San Diego, CA)
Title: Polymorphic kinase anchor proteins and nucleic acids encoding the same
Patent Number: 6,958,214

Inventors: Braun; Georg (Holzkirchen, DE), Ruckerbauer; Hermann (Moos, DE), Muff; Simon (Hohenkirchen, DE)
Title: Method for calibrating semiconductor devices using a common calibration reference and a calibration circuit
Patent Number: 6,958,613

Inventors: Brenner; Timothy (Bloomington, MN)
Title: Leg elevating device, system, and method
Patent Number: 8,561,231

Inventors: Breton; Lionel (Versailles, FR), Nonotte; Isabelle (Paris, FR)
Title: Excitatory amino acid inhibitors for treating sensitive skins
Patent Number: 7,601,360

Inventors: Breuer; Roland Willem (Helmond, NL), Reagan; Nicholas James (Arnhem, NL)
Title: Sunshade assembly for use in an open roof construction and open roof construction provided with such a sunshade assembly
Patent Number: 6,957,850

Inventors: Briere; Michael A. (Woonsocket, RI)
Title: Method for fabricating a monolithic integrated composite group III-V and group IV semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,557,644

Inventors: Bright; Frank V. (Williamsville, NY)
Title: Site selectively tagged and templated molecularly imprinted polymers for sensor applications
Patent Number: 8,557,182

Inventors: Brisebois; Arthur Richard (Lunenburg, MA), Rai; Paritosh (Antonio, TX)
Title: System and method for selecting wireless signal bandwidth based on signal strength measurements provided by wireless receivers
Patent Number: 8,559,533

Inventors: Bromberger; Christoph (Heilbronn, DE)
Title: Semiconductor array and method for manufacturing a semiconductor array
Patent Number: 7,601,584

Inventors: Brondijk; Robert Albertus (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Method for recording a lead-out on an optical disc
Patent Number: 7,602,676

Inventors: Bronson; Timothy C. (Round Rock, TX), Fee; Michael (Cold Spring, NY), O'Neill, Jr.; Arthur J. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Swaney; Scott B. (Germantown, NY)
Title: Optimizing EDRAM refresh rates in a high performance cache architecture
Patent Number: 8,560,767

Inventors: Brooks; Peter C. (Carmel, NY), Roth; Jennifer M. (North Babylon, NY)
Title: CLK-peptide and SLK-peptide
Patent Number: 7,601,694

Inventors: Brooks; Tom (Hobe Sound, FL), Seleski; Richard (Palm Beach Gardens, FL), Churbuck; Thomas (Boca Raton, FL), Brew, Jr.; Thomas E. (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Turbine blade attachment lightening holes
Patent Number: 6,957,948

Inventors: Brown; Kenneth J. (Chula Vista, CA), Ramirez; Carlos E. (Tijuana, MX), Soto; Victor (Escondido, CA)
Title: Electric vehicle supply equipment with timer
Patent Number: 8,558,504

Inventors: Brown; Richard J. (Los Gatos, CA), Nie; Hui (Cupertino, CA), Edwards; Andrew (San Jose, CA), Kizilyalli; Isik (San Francisco, CA), Bour; David (Cupertino, CA), Prunty; Thomas (Santa Clara, CA), Romano; Linda (Sunnyvale, CA), Raj; Madhan (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Vertical GaN-based metal insulator semiconductor FET
Patent Number: 8,558,242

Inventors: Brox; Martin (Munchen, DE)
Title: Integrated circuit and method for controlling a power supply thereof
Patent Number: 6,956,304

Inventors: Bruce; Michael R. (Austin, TX), Eppes; David H. (Austin, TX)
Title: Integrated circuit defect analysis using liquid crystal
Patent Number: 6,956,385

Inventors: Bruhn; Christoph (Moers, DE), Herrmann; Edgar (Nettetal, DE), Issberner; Jorg (Krefeld, DE), Kersten; Dagmar (Meerbusch, DE), Mertens; Richard (Krefeld, DE), Werner; Georg (Toenisvorst, DE)
Title: Water-absorbing polymers with supramolecular hollow molecules, method for producing them and use of the same
Patent Number: 6,958,429

Inventors: Brun; Giancarlo (Thiene, IT)
Title: Steering wheel for boat rudder
Patent Number: 7,600,482

Inventors: Brune; Harald (Lausanne, CH), Gruetzmacher; Detlev (Lauchringen, DE)
Title: Hot electron emission array for e-beam photolithography and display screens
Patent Number: 6,956,333

Inventors: Bruski; Gary P. (Germantown, WI), Heberlein, Jr.; G. Erich (Oconomowoc, WI), Ciesielka; Sean V. (Elgin, IL)
Title: System for providing data and power signals to networked devices
Patent Number: 6,957,974

Inventors: Buchanan; L. Stephen (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Motor control system for endodontic handpiece providing dynamic torque limit tracking of specific file fatigue
Patent Number: 6,955,536

Inventors: Buchanan; Nigel Alexander (Fife, GB), Duffy; Seamus (Lanesborough, IE)
Title: Hand operated gripping tool
Patent Number: 8,561,506

Inventors: Buczek; Matthew Bernard (Liberty Township, OH), Skoog; Andrew Jay (West Chester, OH), Murphy; Jane Ann (Franklin, OH), Hazel; Brian Thomas (West Chester, OH)
Title: Liquid electrostatic coating composition comprising corrosion resistant metal particulates and method for using same
Patent Number: 7,601,400

Inventors: Budde; Wolfgang Otto (Aachen, DE), Fuhrmann; Peter (Aachen, DE)
Title: Receiving circuit for receiving messages signals
Patent Number: 6,957,382

Inventors: Bui; Tam D. (Austin, TX), Mehta; Chetan (Austin, TX), Ng; Keng-Hiup (Kuala Lumpur, MY), Patel; Jayeshkumar M. (Ausitn, TX), Simon; Amir (Austin, TX), Tran; Kiet Anh (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: Method of synchronizing multiple networks using permanent addressing scheme
Patent Number: 6,957,252

Inventors: Bultan; Aykut (Bayside, NY), Haim; John W. (Baldwin, NY), Grieco; Donald (Manhassett, NY)
Title: Efficient frame tracking in mobile receivers
Patent Number: 7,603,133

Inventors: Burger; Frank (Duren, DE), Ludwig; Norbert (Bruggen, DE)
Title: Adjustment device for an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 6,957,641

Inventors: Burke; Jonah Sarbin (Seattle, WA), Crow, III; Howard Morrison (Sammamish, WA), Tennisberg; Targo (Redmond, WA)
Title: Contextual action publishing
Patent Number: 7,603,381

Inventors: Burke; Murray J. (Oakville, CA)
Title: Compression apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,561,533

Inventors: Burner; Keith Richard (Scarborough, ME), Burner; Scott Albert (Windham, ME)
Title: Actuation lever
Patent Number: 7,600,447

Inventors: Burnett-Evans; Peter (Nassau, BS), Burnett-Evans; Amanda (Vancouver, CA), Dallaire; Michel (Montreal, CA), Lamontagne; Marc (Montreal, CA), Pellemans; Nicolas (Laval, CA)
Title: Book holder
Patent Number: 7,600,733

Inventors: Burns; David Booth (Houston, TX), Hwang; Horng Jye (Jay) (Houston, TX), Marwede; Jochen (Rijswijk, NL), MacDonald; Duncan Charles (Houston, TX), Prince-Wright; Robert George (Houston, TX)
Title: Hydrocarbon production from mines and tunnels used in treating subsurface hydrocarbon containing formations
Patent Number: 8,562,078

Inventors: Buschmann; Heinrich Helmut (Esplugues de Llobregat, DE), Englberger; Guenter Werner (Solberg, DE), Germann; Tieno (Aachen, DE), Hennies; Hagen-Henrich (Simmerath, DE), Maul; Corinna (Aachen, DE), Sundermann; Bernd (Aachen, DE), Holenz; Joerg (Aachen, DE)
Title: Substituted 1-oxa-2,8-diaza-spiro [4,5] dec-2-ene derivatives and related treatment methods
Patent Number: 8,557,796

Inventors: Butcher; Brian R. (Queen Creek, AZ), Smith; Kenneth H. (Chandler, AZ), Engel; Bradley N. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Sensor having moveable cladding suspended near a magnetic field source
Patent Number: 7,602,177

Inventors: Cabedo-Deslierres; Maria R. (Fullerton, CA), Deslierres; John M. (Fullerton, CA)
Title: Triple clean toothbrush
Patent Number: 6,957,467

Inventors: Cai; Bo-Quan (Taichung, TW)
Title: Adjustable armrest assembly for chair
Patent Number: 6,957,866

Inventors: Caldwell; William Scott (Winston-Salem, NC), Dull; Gary Maurice (Lewisville, NC), Bhatti; Balwinder Singh (Winston-Salem, NC), Hadimani; Srishailkumar B. (Winston-Salem, NC), Park; Haeil (Kangwon-do, KR), Wagner; Jared Miller (Durham, NC), Crooks; Peter Anthony (Lexington, KY)
Title: Compounds capable of activating cholinergic receptors
Patent Number: 6,958,399

Inventors: Call; Charles J. (Albuquerque, NM), Beckius; Robert C. (Placitas, NM), Merrill; Ezra L. (Albuquerque, NM), Hong; Seung-Ho (Richland, WA), Powell; Mike (Kennewick, WA)
Title: Method and apparatus for generating water using an energy conversion device
Patent Number: 7,601,206

Inventors: Campanella; S. Joseph (Gaithersburg, MD)
Title: Method and apparatus for mobile platform reception and synchronization in direct digital satellite broadcast system
Patent Number: 6,956,814

Inventors: Campbell; Donald L. (Morgantown, WV), Coffey; Christopher C. (Morgantown, WV), Hoffman; William A. (Washington, PA), Hudnall; Judith B. (Morgantown, WV)
Title: Flushed-seal respirator
Patent Number: 6,957,653

Inventors: Campbell; Kristy A. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method to manufacture polymer memory with copper ion switching species
Patent Number: 6,956,761

Inventors: Cao; Mengjun (Shenzhen, Guangdong, CN)
Title: Mammary prosthesis made of polyacrylamide hydrogel
Patent Number: 6,955,690

Inventors: Cao; Qing-Shan (Shenzhen, CN), Liu; Zheng-Nian (Shenzhen, CN), Hu; Yu (Shenzhen, CN), Liu; Jun-Ping (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Illumination device
Patent Number: 8,561,340

Inventors: Cao; Xiang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Direct current circuit testing device and method for using same
Patent Number: 8,560,264

Inventors: Capcelea; Edmond D. (Bond Junction, AU), Leigh; Charles R. A. (East Ryde, AU)
Title: Braze join
Patent Number: 8,560,079

Inventors: Capone; Richard (Palm Beach Gardens, FL), Murgio; Michael (West Palm Beach, FL), Delrio; Eddy (West Palm Beach, FL)
Title: Fluid-based power generation system
Patent Number: 8,561,398

Inventors: Caracas; Alexandru (Zurich, CH), Hunkeler; Urs (Vogelsang-Turgi, CH), Truong; Hong Linh (Zurich, CH)
Title: Synchronizing nodes of a multi-hop network
Patent Number: 8,559,464

Inventors: Carlson; Cliff (Fenton, MI), Peng; Lixin (Rochester Hills, MI)
Title: Air charging system for an opposed piston opposed cylinder free piston engine
Patent Number: 6,957,632

Inventors: Carlson; Steven I. (Kenmore, WA), Billera; Anthony F. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Providing location information for wireless devices using name service
Patent Number: 7,603,114

Inventors: Carlsson; Roland (Lund, SE), Hager; Ann-Christin Malmborg (Helsingborg, SE), Furebring; Christina (Lund, SE), Borrebaeck; Carl (Hjarup, SE)
Title: Method for in vitro molecular evolution of protein function
Patent Number: 6,958,213

Inventors: Carman; Gary B. (Reno, NV), Wirtz; Steven K. (Sparks, NV)
Title: Gaseous blend of CO2 and Ox and its use for biological burden reduction
Patent Number: 6,955,786

Inventors: Cartwright; Kristopher L. (Colorado Springs, CO), Morgan; Richard B. (Woodland Park, CO)
Title: Conformable ear piece and method of using and making same
Patent Number: 7,602,933

Inventors: Casey; Liam (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Method for operating multi-domain provider Ethernet networks
Patent Number: 8,559,363

Inventors: Casson; Brian Derek (Oxford, GB), Dawson; Stephen (Huddersfield, GB), George; Neil (Huddersfield, GB), Shirley; Ian Malcolm (Bracknell, GB)
Title: Process for making microcapsules involving phase inversion
Patent Number: 6,955,823

Inventors: Castelhano; Arlindo L. (New City, NY), Mulvihill; Kristen Michelle (Dix Hills, NY), Visor; Gary C. (Castro Valley, CA)
Title: mTOR inhibitor salt forms
Patent Number: 8,557,814

Inventors: Castelli; Vittorio (Croton on Hudson, NY), Franaszek; Peter (Mt. Kisco, NY), Poff; Dan E. (Mahopac, NY), Schulz; Charles O. (Ridgefield, CT)
Title: Method and apparatus for morphing memory compressed machines
Patent Number: 6,956,507

Inventors: Castor; Rolf (Haegersten, SE), Hammer; Thomas (Hemhofen, DE)
Title: Apparatus for plasma-chemical production of nitrogen monoxide
Patent Number: 6,955,790

Inventors: Catalan; Kemal Vatansever (Cincinnati, OH), Delplancke; Patrick Firmin August (Laarne, BE), Masschelein; Axel (Brussels, BE), Reddy; Pramod Kakumanu (West Chester, OH), Parry; Diane Barbara (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Laundry detergent compositions with fabric care
Patent Number: 6,956,017

Inventors: Cesana; Mario Leonardo (Milan, IT), Zavatti; Roberto Antonio (Milan, IT)
Title: Tamper resistant card enclosure with improved intrusion detection circuit
Patent Number: 6,957,345

Inventors: Cesmeli; Erdogan (Clifton Park, NY), Edic; Peter Michael (Albany, NY), Iatrou; Maria (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for selecting a reconstruction projection set
Patent Number: 6,956,926

Inventors: Chae; Soo-kyung (Seoul, KR), Youn; Jae-ryoun (Seoul, KR), Yoon; Do-heum (Seoul, KR), Cho; Yong-eun (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Sang-taek (Seoul, KR), Park; Hyung-sang (Seoul, KR)
Title: Expandable interfusion cage
Patent Number: 6,955,691

Inventors: Chaffee; Stuart C. (Boston, MA), Albrecht; Brian K. (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Heteroaryl-substituted alkyne compounds and method of use
Patent Number: 8,557,996

Inventors: Challenger; James R. (Garrison, NY), Degenaro; Louis R. (White Plains, NY), Giles; James R. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Reed; Paul (Brookline, MA), Wagle; Rohit (Elmsford, NY)
Title: Distributable serializable finite state machine
Patent Number: 8,561,007

Inventors: Challita-Eid; Pia M. (Encino, CA), Hubert; Rene S. (Los Angeles, CA), Raitano; Arthur B. (Los Angeles, CA), Faris; Mary (Los Angeles, CA), Afar; Daniel E. H. (Fremont, CA), Wangmao; Ge (Los Angeles, CA), Jakobovits; Aya (Beverly Hills, CA)
Title: Nucleic acid and corresponding protein entitled 121P1F1 useful in treatment and detection of cancer
Patent Number: 7,601,825

Inventors: Chan; Shih Hsiung (Hukou Township, TW), Tsang; Jian Shihn (Lujhou, TW)
Title: Light apparatus capable of emitting light of multiple wavelengths using nanometer fluorescent material, light device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,602,116

Inventors: Chance; Britton (Marathon, FL), Liu; Hanli (Arlington, TX)
Title: Examination of scattering properties of biological tissue
Patent Number: 6,957,094

Inventors: Chandra; Arty (Manhasset Hills, NY), Levy; Joseph S. (Merrick, NY), Grandhi; Sudheer A. (Pleasanton, CA), Zeira; Eldad (Huntington, NY)
Title: Peer-to-peer wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,559,375

Inventors: Chang; Howard Y. (Stanford, CA), Wong; David J. (Palo Alto, CA), Hung; Tiffany (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Diagnostic, prognostic and therapeutic uses of long non-coding RNAs for cancer and regenerative medicine
Patent Number: 8,557,787

Inventors: Chang; Hsiu-Luan (Neipu Township, Pingtung County, TW), Wu; Ming-Che (Neipu Township, Pingtung County, TW), Chu; Chia Te (Neipu Township, Pingtung County, TW)
Title: Method for rapid identification of porcine insulin-like growth factor 2 intron 7 point mutation
Patent Number: 7,601,520

Inventors: Chang; Kuo-Wen (Taichung, TW), Lee; Min-Wei (Taichung, TW)
Title: Optical touch-control system
Patent Number: 8,558,817

Inventors: Chang; Po-Wei (Hsinchu County, TW)
Title: Average servo control method and system, and target level determination method applied in thereof
Patent Number: 8,559,282

Inventors: Chang; Rowen J. Y. (Houston, TX)
Title: Protein conformational isomers, methods of making, methods for using, compositions comprising and products made therewith
Patent Number: 7,601,683

Inventors: Chang; Shao-Han (Tu-cheng, TW), Chen; Fen Chen (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Light source module and backlight system using the same
Patent Number: 7,600,908

Inventors: Chang; Wei-Hsu (Jubei, TW), Lin; Yu-Cheng (Pingtung, TW), Wu; Yu-Kuang (Zhubei, TW), Chen; Dan (Taipei, TW)
Title: Operating phase number dependent compensation of a multi-phase buck converter
Patent Number: 8,558,521

Inventors: Chang; Yeong-Jar (Taichung County, TW)
Title: Built-in self test circuit for analog-to-digital converter and phase lock loop and the testing methods thereof
Patent Number: 7,603,602

Inventors: Chang; Yu-Lun (Taipei, TW)
Title: Post-processing apparatus with sheet ejection device
Patent Number: 8,561,977

Inventors: Chang; Yu-Yuan (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Half bridge converter
Patent Number: 7,602,621

Inventors: Chappalli; Mahesh B (Irvine, CA), Kim; Yeong-Taeg (Irvine, CA)
Title: System and method for motion estimation of digital video using multiple recursion rules
Patent Number: 8,559,518

Inventors: Chaturvedi; Snigdha (Hyattsville, MD), Faruquie; Tanveer A. (New Delhi, IN), Karanam; Hima P. (New Delhi, IN), Mendelssohn; Marvin (Westborough, MA), Mohania; Mukesh K. (New Delhi, IN), Subramaniam; L. Venkata (New Delhi, IN)
Title: Automatic selection of blocking column for de-duplication
Patent Number: 8,560,505

Inventors: Chaturvedi; Snigdha (Hyattsville, MD), Faruquie; Tanveer A. (New Delhi, IN), Karanam; Hima P. (New Delhi, IN), Mendelssohn; Marvin (Westborough, MA), Mohania; Mukesh K. (New Delhi, IN), Subramaniam; L. Venkata (New Delhi, IN)
Title: Automatic selection of blocking column for de-duplication
Patent Number: 8,560,506

Inventors: Chauvel; Vincent (Saint Gilles, FR)
Title: Tractor front hitch
Patent Number: 7,600,574

Inventors: Chen Wu; Chun-Yueh (Taichung, TW)
Title: Adjustable step trainer
Patent Number: 6,955,631

Inventors: Chen; Chia-Hsiang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Debounce apparatus and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,558,606

Inventors: Chen; Chien-Pin (Hsinhua, TW), Chen; Jang Ting (Hsinhua, TW)
Title: Reset device and method for a scan driver
Patent Number: 7,602,368

Inventors: Chen; Chih-Jung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Electronic apparatus and reset method of the same
Patent Number: 8,558,819

Inventors: Chen; Fang-Yuan (Shenzhen, CN), Wu; Shu-Qi (Shenzhen, CN), Chen; Yang (Shenzhen, CN), Liu; Yu-Lin (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Testing apparatus for extension device
Patent Number: 8,561,487

Inventors: Chen; Hsin-Cheng (Tainan County, TW), Wu; Chao-Yi (Kaohsiung County, TW), Lee; Chia-Hung (Taipei County, TW), Fang; Yao-Chun (Tainan County, TW)
Title: Optical disk drive and method for data recording of optical disk drives
Patent Number: 8,559,280

Inventors: Chen; Jiann-Hwa (Taichung, TW), Hsu; Wen-Bin (Taichung, TW), Chen; Pei-Chun (Taichung, TW)
Title: Primer composition and method of using the same in the detection of Shigella sonnei
Patent Number: 6,955,880

Inventors: Chen; Johnny (Sindian, TW)
Title: Wire-piercing light-emitting diode illumination assemblies
Patent Number: 8,562,175

Inventors: Chen; Ling (Sunnyvale, CA), Marcadal; Christophe (Santa Clara, CA), Yoon; Hyungsuk Alexander (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: CVD TiSiN barrier for copper integration
Patent Number: 6,958,296

Inventors: Chen; Shyh-Ming (Taipei, TW)
Title: Cooler
Patent Number: 7,600,558

Inventors: Chen; Tong (Yorktown Heights, NY), Eichenberger; Alexandre E. (Chappaqua, NY), Gonzalez Tallada; Marc (Barcelona, ES), O'Brien; John K. (South Salem, NY), O'Brien; Kathryn M. (South Salem, NY), Sura; Zehra N. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Zhang; Tao (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Optimized code generation targeting a high locality software cache
Patent Number: 8,561,044

Inventors: Chen; Tze-chiang (Yorktown Heights, NY), Parkin; Stuart S. P. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method of fabricating data tracks for use in a magnetic shift register memory device
Patent Number: 6,955,926

Inventors: Chen; Wenge (Pleasanton, CA), Chou; Peter (San Ramon, CA), Liu; Kuo-Hui (San Ramon, CA), Sinwald; Michael P. (Tracy, CA), Soon; Shih Chung (Dublin, CA)
Title: Peer to peer SVC-based DSL service
Patent Number: 7,602,788

Inventors: Chen; Xianzhong (Sayre, PA), Northrop; Shellie Kaye (Sayre, PA), Fan; Chen-Wen (Sayre, PA)
Title: Electroluminescent ZnS:Mn phosphor and method of making
Patent Number: 8,557,143

Inventors: Chen; Xing-Han (Taichung, TW)
Title: Sun-tracing sunshade apparatus
Patent Number: 8,561,625

Inventors: Chen; Xuemin (Guangdong, CN), Yu; Yueming (Guangdong, CN), Ye; Qingdong (Guangdong, CN), Yang; Jun (Guangdong, CN), Zhou; Zhi (Guangdong, CN)
Title: Method for cyclically preparing elemental boron and coproducing sodium cryolite using sodium fluoborate as intermediate material
Patent Number: 8,557,209

Inventors: Chen; Yen-Chen (Tainan, TW), Chen; Chien-Pin (Yungkang, TW), Hsiao; Chuan-Cheng (Chiai, TW), Bu; Lin-Kai (Tainan, TW), Hung; Kun-Cheng (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Apparatus for switching output voltage signals
Patent Number: 6,956,554

Inventors: Chen; Yen-Fu (Austin, TX), Bosma; John H. (Cedar Park, TX), Dunsmoir; John W. (Round Rock, TX), Ramamoorthy; Venkatesan (Round Rock, TX), Selvage; Mei Yang (Pocatello, ID)
Title: System and method for capture and processing of overflow characters from user input
Patent Number: 7,603,365

Inventors: Chen; Yen-Kuang (Sunnyvale, CA), Debes; Eric (Santa Clara, CA), Holliman; Matthew J. (Sunnyvale, CA), Yeung; Minerva M. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for facilitating memory data access with generic read/write patterns
Patent Number: 6,957,317

Inventors: Cheney; Richard P. (Aztec, NM), Salzman; Brad (Farmington, NM)
Title: Method and system for compressing and dehydrating wet natural gas produced from low-pressure wells
Patent Number: 6,955,705

Inventors: Cheng; Chi Fung (San Jose, CA), Sutardja; Pantas (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Data channel circuit with reference clock signal free of glitches
Patent Number: 8,558,580

Inventors: Cheng; Chien-Fa (Taoyuan Hsien, TW), Hsu; Shih-Yu (Chung Li, TW), Chang; Tung-Kuei (Taipei Hsien, TW), Hsu; Chun-Chieh (Taoyuan Hsien, TW)
Title: Multi-scraper structure for cleaning a panel
Patent Number: 6,954,962

Inventors: Cheron; Virginie (Paris, FR), Couturier; Jean-Luc (Lyons, FR), Hagen; Hendrik (Utrecht, NL), Van Koten; Gerard (Den Dolder, NL), Deelman; Berth Jan (Kapelle, NL)
Title: Ligands with at least a fluorosilcone substituent useful for preparing metal-locenes
Patent Number: 6,958,408

Inventors: Chervakov; Oleg (Dnipropetrovsk, UA), Shembel; Elena (Coral Springs, FL), Kobelchuk; Yu (Dnipropetrovsk, UA), Gerasymenko; Konstanlyn (Dnipropetrovsk, UA)
Title: Proton-conducting polyamide polymer membrane and method for production
Patent Number: 8,557,446

Inventors: Chheda; Ashvin (Plano, TX)
Title: Mobile assisted fast scheduling for the reverse link
Patent Number: 7,602,722

Inventors: Chi; Wanli (Rochester, NY), George; Nicholas (Pittsford, NY)
Title: Optical element, device, method, and applications
Patent Number: 8,558,182

Inventors: Chiang; Shih-Chieh (Sinjhuang, TW), Lee; Lin-Yu (Sinjhuang, TW)
Title: Heat sink mechanism
Patent Number: 7,600,557

Inventors: Chicherin; Sergej (Moscow, RU), Joukov; Nikolai A. (Hawthorne, NY), Pfitzmann; Birgit (Hawthorne, NY), Pistoia; Marco (Hawthorne, NY), Tarasov; Vasily (Hawthorne, NY), Tateishi; Takaaki (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Vogl; Norbert G. (Hawthorne, NY)
Title: Method and system to discover possible program variable values by connecting program value extraction with external data sources
Patent Number: 8,561,035

Inventors: Chien; Shu-Mei (Kweishan, Taoyuan, TW), Chang; Chia-Lin (Kweishan, Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Equipment capable of adjusting height thereof
Patent Number: 7,600,727

Inventors: Chien; Wei-En (Chiayi, TW), Chang; Chih-Sung (Hsinchu, TW), Tzer-Perng; Chen (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Light-emitting semiconductor device having enhanced brightness
Patent Number: 6,958,496

Inventors: Chieu; Trieu C. (Scarsdale, NY), Lei; Hui (Scarsdale, NY), Xie; Guo Tong (Beijing, CN), Zeng; Liangzhao (Mohican Lake, NY)
Title: Apparatus and method of semantic service correlation system
Patent Number: 8,560,563

Inventors: Ching; Min-An (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Circuit board assembly
Patent Number: 8,562,360

Inventors: Chiu; Po-Wen (New Taipei, TW), Lu; Wen-Hu (Shenzhen, CN), Li; Zhan-Yang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Mounting apparatus for expansion card
Patent Number: 8,559,188

Inventors: Cho; Heung-Jae (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method for manufacturing semiconductor device with vertical gate transistor
Patent Number: 8,557,663

Inventors: Cho; Hyun Duk (Kyonggi-do, KR), Lee; Joo Heung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Terminal and method for transporting still picture
Patent Number: 6,956,971

Inventors: Cho; Hyun-seung (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Byong-gon (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Field emission type surface light source device and image display apparatus employing the same
Patent Number: 8,558,444

Inventors: Cho; In Kui (Daejon-Shi, KR), Yoon; Keun Byoung (Daejon-Shi, KR), Ahn; Seung Ho (Daejon-Shi, KR), Han; Sang Pil (Daejon-Shi, KR), Jeong; Myung Yung (Daejon-Shi, KR)
Title: Differential pair interconnection apparatus
Patent Number: 6,955,564

Inventors: Cho; Yu-Jeong (Suwon-si, KR), Choo; Seong-Gi (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Plasma display device
Patent Number: 8,558,816

Inventors: Choi; Byoung-gyou (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Actuator for a disk drive having a suspension assembly including a flexure of a monolithic structure and a limiter
Patent Number: 7,602,585

Inventors: Choi; Im Suk (Incheon-si, KR)
Title: Main body mounting structure of upright type vacuum cleaner capable of being converted to canister type
Patent Number: 7,600,291

Inventors: Choi; In Hwan (Seoul, KR), Gu; Young Mo (Seoul, KR), Kang; Kyung Won (Seoul, KR), Kwak; Kook Yeon (Kyonggi-do, KR)
Title: VSB reception system with enhanced signal detection for processing supplemental data
Patent Number: 6,956,619

Inventors: Choi; Yeon Soon (Gyeongsangbuk-Do, KR)
Title: Electromagnetic switching apparatus
Patent Number: 8,558,648

Inventors: Choi; Young Man (Seoul 152-972, KR)
Title: Portable electric curling iron
Patent Number: 7,600,520

Inventors: Choinard; Philippe (St Branchs, FR)
Title: Safety valve, in particular for cooking plate gas and related mounting method
Patent Number: 6,957,657

Inventors: Chominski; Michael (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Multi-band small aperture antenna
Patent Number: 7,602,345

Inventors: Chou; Chih-Hsien (San Jose, CA)
Title: Round-flat twisted pair cable assembly
Patent Number: 6,958,444

Inventors: Chou; Ting-Kuo (Tainan, TW), Chou; Kuo-Ching (Tainan, TW)
Title: Structure of a mesh back of a chair
Patent Number: 6,957,861

Inventors: Chow; Ken (Newport Coast, CA), Fang; Wenkui K. (Irvine, CA), Corpuz; Evelyn G. (Irvine, CA), Gil; Daniel W. (Corona Del Mar, CA), Garst; Michael E. (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Aryl fluoroethyl ureas acting as alpha 2 adrenergic agents
Patent Number: 8,557,853

Inventors: Christenson; David A. (Fergus Falls, MN), Gloe; Christopher T. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Managing an alias host and domain names on a DNS server
Patent Number: 8,560,659

Inventors: Christie; Mark J. (Northville, MI), Frank; Richard M. (Beverly Hills, MI)
Title: Variable intake manifold with trimode resonance tuning control valve
Patent Number: 6,955,149

Inventors: Chu; Sidney Chun Kit (Kowloon, HK), Fatt; Chew Tong (Penang, MY)
Title: LED tube end-cap having a switch
Patent Number: 8,562,172

Inventors: Chuang; Ta Ko (Painted Post, NY), Usenko; Alex (Painted Post, NY)
Title: Oxygen plasma conversion process for preparing a surface for bonding
Patent Number: 8,557,679

Inventors: Chui; Clarence (San Mateo, CA), Kothari; Manish (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method and system for writing data to MEMS display elements
Patent Number: 7,602,375

Inventors: Chung; Chu T. (Cary, NC), Dishman; Cecil C. (Raleigh, NC), Malik; Randhir S. (Cary, NC)
Title: Apparatus, system, and method for a low cost self-healing power supply
Patent Number: 7,602,623

Inventors: Ciavolino; Marco (Forest Hill, MD)
Title: Method and system of controlling promotional call-ins
Patent Number: 6,956,932

Inventors: Ciechomski; Tomasz A. (Lowicz, PL), Karolak; Przemyslaw (Glakow Duzy, PL), Gralewski-Sek; Grzegorz K. (Lodz, PL), Sokolowski; Bartlomiej (Piolrkow Trybunalksi, PL)
Title: Device for receiving subassemblies assigned to at least one optical fiber cable and for fastening the same to a mounting
Patent Number: 8,559,786

Inventors: Ciezki; Helmut (Neckarsulm, DE), Stark; Ralf (Widdern, DE)
Title: Flying object
Patent Number: 8,561,385

Inventors: Clark; Brian (San Jose, CA)
Title: Sliding DFT windowing techniques for monotonically decreasing spectral leakage
Patent Number: 8,559,568

Inventors: Clark; John (Aberdeen, GB), Oag; Jamie (Aberdeen, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for a tubing conveyed perforating guns fire identification system using fiber optics
Patent Number: 6,955,217

Inventors: Clarke; Howard R. G. (Seattle, WA), DuBose; Robert F. (Bellevue, WA), Wiley; Steven R. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Human serpin polypeptides
Patent Number: 6,958,387

Inventors: Cler; Daniel L. (Coatesville, PA), Forliti; David (Amherst, NY)
Title: Muzzle brake for cannon
Patent Number: 7,600,461

Inventors: Cleveland; Lee D. (West Concord, MN), Lewis; Seth D. (Rochester, MN), Mann; Christopher W. (Rochester, MN), Walls; Andrew D. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Redundant solid state disk system via interconnect cards
Patent Number: 8,560,774

Inventors: Clough; Bradford A. (Largo, FL)
Title: Automatic door
Patent Number: 8,558,697

Inventors: Coccia; Antonio (Baden, CH), Canales; Francisco (Baden-Dattwil, CH), Winkelnkemper; Manfred (Ennetbaden, CH), Pellerin; Marc (Morges, CH), Hugo; Nicolas (Geneve, CH), Stefanutti; Philippe (Choisy, FR), Chaudhuri; Toufann (Morges, CH)
Title: Converter circuit and unit and system comprising such converter circuit
Patent Number: 8,559,194

Inventors: Coe; Michael (Summit, NJ)
Title: Method of documenting animal treatment
Patent Number: 8,560,349

Inventors: Cohen; Eli (Sunny Isles Beach, FL)
Title: Lighting fixture and method for creating visual effects and method for creating a distorted image
Patent Number: 8,562,182

Inventors: Cohen; Guy M. (Mohegan Lake, NY), Solomon; Paul M. (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Self-aligned metal-semiconductor alloy and metallization for sub-lithographic source and drain contacts
Patent Number: 8,557,665

Inventors: Cohen; Oded (Tivon, IL), Margalit; Yanki (Ramat-Gan, IL), Margalit; Dany (Ramat-Gan, IL)
Title: Method and system for indicating an executable as trojan horse
Patent Number: 7,603,614

Inventors: Cohen; Simona (Haifa, IL)
Title: Facsimile transmission over packet networks with delivery notification
Patent Number: 6,956,677

Inventors: Cole; Eric V. (Phoenix, AZ), Schweigert; Brad D. (Phoenix, AZ), Solheim; John A. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Methods and apparatus for interchangeably coupling gold club heads and shafts
Patent Number: 7,601,075

Inventors: Collins; Lisa B. (Brea, CA)
Title: Baby bottle bib
Patent Number: 6,955,272

Inventors: Combs, Jr.; Robert F. (Macomb, MI)
Title: Control lockout for an electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,558,675

Inventors: Combs; Richard T. (Villa Hills, KY)
Title: Combined loan and investment system and method
Patent Number: 7,603,305

Inventors: Comparan; Miguel (Rochester, MN), Kupferschmidt; Mark G. (Rochester, MN), Shearer; Robert A. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Hard memory array failure recovery utilizing locking structure
Patent Number: 8,560,897

Inventors: Compton; David (Ventura, CA), Markowitz; Steven (Ventura, CA)
Title: Scheduled repetitive search
Patent Number: 8,560,399

Inventors: Compton; Matthew Charles (Durham, NC), Echevarria; Louis Daniel (Tucson, AZ), Lehmann; Stefan (Tucson, AZ), Welp; Richard Albert (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Pass-through accessor comprising a fixturing apparatus for storing a plurality of portable data storage cassettes
Patent Number: 8,559,129

Inventors: Contamin; Christian (Le Plantay, FR), Contamin; Henri (Marlieux, FR)
Title: Concrete production plant
Patent Number: 8,562,202

Inventors: Cormier; Yvon (Neuville, CA), Israel-Assayag; Evelyne (Sainte-Foy, CA), Blanchet; Marie-Renee (St-Pierre lle d'Orleans, CA)
Title: Nicotinic receptor agonists for the treatment of inflammatory diseases
Patent Number: 7,601,720

Inventors: Corredor; Pablo E. (Hialeah, FL), Stefanini; Alejandro (Hialeah, FL)
Title: Beverage bottle and can opener
Patent Number: 6,957,599

Inventors: Coskun; Tamer (Indianapolis, IN), Glaesner; Wolfgang (San Diego, CA)
Title: Co-administration of FGF-21 and GLP-1 to treat diabetes and lower blood glucose
Patent Number: 8,557,769

Inventors: Costain; Paul D. (Lakeland, FL)
Title: Cue stick joint
Patent Number: 7,601,071

Inventors: Cottam; Howard B. (Escondido, CA), Carson; Dennis A. (La Jolla, CA), Barchechath; Sylvie (Geneva, CH)
Title: Compounds having activity as inhibitors of apoptosis
Patent Number: 7,601,846

Inventors: Cotterill; Stephen (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: User interface widget for selecting a point or range
Patent Number: 8,560,966

Inventors: Cottevieille; Denis (Montreuil sous Bois, FR), Cariou; Frederic (Chilly Mazarin, FR), Andrieu; Xavier (Bretigny sur Orge, FR)
Title: Method of manufacturing an optical fiber having coatings of distinct kinds
Patent Number: 6,957,002

Inventors: Coutu, Jr.; Ronald A. (Beavercreek, OH), Kladitis; Paul E. (New Carlisle, OH), Crane; Robert L. (Kettering, OH)
Title: Shaped MEMS contact
Patent Number: 7,601,554

Inventors: Cox; Donald R. (Wildwood, MO), Tonkel; Raymond F. (Sudbury, MA)
Title: Stripe changes for footwear
Patent Number: 7,600,334

Inventors: Crabtree; William E. (Evansville, IN)
Title: Golf swing trainer
Patent Number: 8,562,451

Inventors: Craft; David John (Austin, TX), Dubey; Pradeep K. (New Delhi, IN), Hofstee; Harm Peter (Austin, TX), Kahle; James Allan (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and system for controlled distribution of application code and content data within a computer network
Patent Number: 7,603,703

Inventors: Craig; Cory Michael (Scottsburg, IN)
Title: Interchangeable mouthpiece bit
Patent Number: 7,600,361

Inventors: Cravatte; Philippe (Aberdeen, GB), Vidman; Nikola (Dundee, GB), Bartette; Pascal (Dubai, AE)
Title: Sealed core sample barrel
Patent Number: 7,600,580

Inventors: Creixell; Jose Luis Belil (Barcelona, ES)
Title: Motorcycle
Patent Number: 8,561,746

Inventors: Croak; Marian (Fair Haven, NJ), Eslambolchi; Hossein (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing relevant data responsive to a problem request
Patent Number: 7,602,900

Inventors: Croak; Marian (Fair Haven, NJ), Eslambolchi; Hossein (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for using a single local phone number for routing out of area phone numbers
Patent Number: 7,602,887

Inventors: Crooks; Dale G. (Calgary, AB, CA)
Title: Percussion adapter for positive displacement motors
Patent Number: 7,600,578

Inventors: Crosby; Simon (San Francisco, CA), Agosta; John Mark (Palo Alto, CA), Dash; Denver (San Jose, CA)
Title: Methods, apparatus, and systems for distributed hypothesis testing in autonomic processing machines
Patent Number: 7,603,461

Inventors: Crowe; John Ramsay (Scotland, GB), Greig; Angus (Scotland, GB), Hamilton; Robert (Scotland, GB), Farquhar; Gary (Scotland, GB), Angus; Kevin (Aberdeen, GB)
Title: Roller cone drill bit legs
Patent Number: 6,955,233

Inventors: Cummins; Jerry (Portland, MI), Larabel; Jim (Newaygo, MI), Herrema; Brian L. (Caledonia, MI), Meinke; Joe (Gowen, MI), McWilliams; Mark (Grandville, MI), Young; Richard (Lowell, MI)
Title: Vehicular door handle including secondary latch
Patent Number: 7,600,795

Inventors: Currier; Kristine Elizabeth (San Diego, CA)
Title: Configurable cushion device
Patent Number: 8,562,076

Inventors: Currier; Kristine Elizabeth (San Diego, CA)
Title: Configurable cushion device
Patent Number: 8,561,232

Inventors: Curry; Brett (Chicopee, MA), Zukowski; Gary E. (Indian Orchard, MA)
Title: Locking apparatus for a firearm
Patent Number: 7,600,340

Inventors: Cutler; Ross G. (Duval, WA)
Title: Temperature compensation in multi-camera photographic devices
Patent Number: 7,602,412

Inventors: Cyr; Vincent R. (Glen Mills, PA), Fritz; Kenneth (Glen Mills, PA)
Title: Apparatus and systems for measuring, monitoring, tracking and simulating enterprise communications and processes
Patent Number: 7,603,674

Inventors: Cyrusian; Sasan (Scotts Valley, CA)
Title: Integrator input error correction circuit and circuit method
Patent Number: 8,558,610

Inventors: D'Almeida; Jose Carlos (Viseu, PT)
Title: Device for halting vehicle traffic
Patent Number: 8,562,244

Inventors: Dahan; Ofer (Midreshet Ben Gurion, IL)
Title: Flexible probe for measuring moisture content in soil
Patent Number: 6,956,381

Inventors: Dahlberg; James E. (Madison, WI), Brow; Mary Ann D. (Madison, WI), Lyamichev; Victor I. (Madison, WI)
Title: Cleavage of nucleic acids
Patent Number: 7,601,496

Inventors: Dalla-Favera; Riccardo (New York, NY)
Title: MUM-1 protein expressed by multiple myeloma-related gene
Patent Number: 6,958,386

Inventors: Dalmia; Avinash (Hamden, CT), Prohaska; Otto J. (Seymour, CT)
Title: Electrochemical sensor compensated for relative humidity
Patent Number: 6,955,750

Inventors: Dalton; Dan L. (Greeley, CO), Bloom; Daniel (Loveland, CO), Staudacher; David (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Processing an image of a person's face
Patent Number: 8,559,712

Inventors: Daly; Robert (Orlando, FL)
Title: Broadband energy illuminator
Patent Number: 7,601,958

Inventors: Damnjanovic; Aleksandar (Del Mar, CA), Vajapeyam; Madhavan Srinivasan (San Diego, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for over the air load indicator for wireless scheduling
Patent Number: 8,559,325

Inventors: Danbata; Masayoshi (Tokyo, JP), Ueno; Hisanori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of exposing a semiconductor wafer and exposure apparatus
Patent Number: 8,558,990

Inventors: Dangel; Matthias (Bamberg, DE)
Title: Working chamber
Patent Number: 6,958,007

Inventors: Dankert; Manfred (Rodermark, DE)
Title: Spray-coating device for a coating liquid
Patent Number: 6,955,724

Inventors: Das; Pradeep K. (Bethel, CT), Spencer; David W. (Avon, CT), Sansone; Ronald P. (Weston, CT)
Title: Envelope with enhanced opening capabilities and method therefor
Patent Number: 6,957,766

Inventors: Daubenspeck; Timothy H. (Colchester, VT), Gambino; Jeffrey P. (Westford, VT), Muzzy; Christopher D. (Burlington, VT), Sauter; Wolfgang (Richmond, VT)
Title: Wire and solder bond forming methods
Patent Number: 7,601,628

Inventors: Davenport; Lesley (Metuchen, NJ), Targowski; Piotr (Torun 87-100, PL)
Title: Direct method for the correction of pressure induced scrambling of polarized fluorescence intensities
Patent Number: 6,956,646

Inventors: Davies; Elwyn B (Ely, GB), Harker; Andrew Newton (Bishop's Stortford, GB), Stringer; David Robert (Knebworth, GB), Parsons; Eric W (Ashton, CA), Armstrong; Steven M (Nepean, CA)
Title: Presence management system
Patent Number: 7,603,411

Inventors: Davis; Glenn (Spokane, WA)
Title: Mobile sizing station
Patent Number: 8,561,929

Inventors: Davis; James (Fallbrook, CA)
Title: Concrete radiography
Patent Number: 7,602,884

Inventors: Davis; Mark B. (Hurricane, WV), Madden; James Daniel (Pocatello, ID)
Title: Method of controlling olefin polymerization
Patent Number: 7,601,783

Inventors: Davis; Simon Paul (Romsey, GB)
Title: Switching devices
Patent Number: 6,956,859

Inventors: Davis; Todd J. (Gilbert, AZ), Paxton; Theodore Allen (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Methods to improve resolution of cross sectioned features created using an ion beam
Patent Number: 6,958,476

Inventors: Dawson; Melvin L (Wyandanch, NY)
Title: Device for dispensing materials from a container
Patent Number: 8,561,850

Inventors: De Gaillande; Christophe (Nyon, CH), Piguet; Michel (Renens, CH)
Title: Compression-resistant heating frame
Patent Number: 7,601,930

Inventors: De Jonge; Roel (Veldhoven, NL)
Title: System and method for providing modified illumination intensity
Patent Number: 7,602,475

Inventors: De; Pradipta (New Delhi, IN), Dey; Kuntal (New Delhi, IN), Jain; Nikhil (New Delhi, IN), Madduri; Venkateswara R. (New Delhi, IN)
Title: Trusted content access management using multiple social graphs across heterogeneous networks
Patent Number: 8,561,101

Inventors: Decke; Guenther (Hemhofen, DE), Fischer; Hubertus (Bamberg, DE), Schnell; Wilfried (Forchheim, DE)
Title: Magnetic resonance examination platform with independently moveable bed and antenna device
Patent Number: 7,602,189

Inventors: Decker; Matthias (Koln, DE), Steinbach; Dimitry (Koln, DE), Taschner; Torsten (Leverkusen, DE)
Title: Method for purifying 2-chloro-5-chloromethylthiazole
Patent Number: 6,955,744

Inventors: Deetz; Randall (Costa Mesa, CA)
Title: Method for a cloning process to enable cloning a larger system drive to a smaller system
Patent Number: 8,560,501

Inventors: Dehlin; Joel P. (Redmond, WA)
Title: System and method for enabling instant messaging on a mobile device
Patent Number: 6,957,077

Inventors: Deligianni; Hariklia (Tenafly, NJ), Edwards; Robert D. (Marlboro, NY), Fleischman; Thomas J. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Groves; Robert A. (Highland, NY), Montrose; Charles J. (Clintondale, NY), Volant; Richard P. (New Fairfield, CT), Wang; Ping-Chuan (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Apparatus for accurate and efficient quality and reliability evaluation of micro electromechanical systems
Patent Number: 7,602,265

Inventors: Demos; Gary A. (Culver City, CA)
Title: Encrypted and watermarked temporal and resolution layering in advanced television
Patent Number: 6,957,350

Inventors: Deng; Chaohua (Zhongshan, CN)
Title: Exhaust system with light source
Patent Number: 7,600,883

Inventors: DePaula; Andrew (Spokane, WA), Aamodt; Larry (College Place, WA), Vyhmeister; Ronald (Yucaipa, CA)
Title: Memory programming methods and memory programming devices
Patent Number: 8,561,910

Inventors: Depelteau; Gary (Ottawa, CA), Carr; David W. (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Integrated search engine devices having pipelined search and b-tree maintenance sub-engines therein
Patent Number: 7,603,346

Inventors: Dergham; Ali R. (Rochester, NY), Rivera; Armando J. (Webster, NY), Zirilli; Francisco (Penfield, NY), Adiletta; Mark A. (Fairport, NY), Hunter; Jonathan B. (Macedon, NY), LaRocca; Andrew C. (Webster, NY)
Title: Dual airflow environmental module to provide balanced and thermodynamically adjusted airflows for a device
Patent Number: 6,957,026

Inventors: Devic; Michel (Saint Foy les Lyon, FR)
Title: Supported metal catalyst, preparation and applications for directly making hydrogen peroxide
Patent Number: 6,958,138

Inventors: DeVoe; Robert J. (Oakdale, MN), Leatherdale; Catherine A. (St. Paul, MN), Florczak; Jeffrey M. (Austin, TX), Fleming; Patrick R. (Lake Elmo, MN), Potts; John E. (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Multiphoton curing to provide encapsulated optical elements
Patent Number: 7,601,484

Inventors: Diao; Lili (Nanjing, CN), Cheng; Yun-chian (Merced, CA)
Title: Method and arrangement for automatic charset detection
Patent Number: 8,560,466

Inventors: Dias; Rajen (Phoenix, AZ), Chandran; Biju (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Backside metallization on microelectronic dice having beveled sides for effective thermal contact with heat dissipation devices
Patent Number: 6,955,947

Inventors: DiCarlo; Paul (Middleboro, MA), Rioux; Robert F. (Ashland, MA)
Title: Apparatus for switching nominal and attenuated power between ablation probes
Patent Number: 7,601,149

Inventors: Dick; Stephen G. (Nesconset, NY), Terry; Stephen E. (Northport, NY), Chao; Yi-Ju (Minnetonka, MN)
Title: Efficient memory allocation in a wireless transmit/receiver unit
Patent Number: 8,559,452

Inventors: Dickens; Joseph C. (Ellicott City, MD), Oliver; James (Laurel, MD)
Title: Attractant pheromone for the Colorado potato beetle
Patent Number: 6,958,360

Inventors: Dickinson; Edward L. (Littleton, MA), Dove; Kathryn Melissa (Marshall, MI), Gold; Joseph H. (Dallas, TX), Joseph; Ponnattu Kurian (Irving, TX), LeDoyt; Bruce (Newton, MA)
Title: Rotary powered snack piece turnover
Patent Number: 6,955,255

Inventors: Dickinson; Mike (Hilliard, OH)
Title: Method of clutch pressure regulation during downshift of a vehicle with automatic transmission
Patent Number: 7,601,094

Inventors: Dicosimo; Robert (Chadds Ford, PA), Payne; Mark Scott (Wilmington, DE), Gavagan; John Edward (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Perhydrolase variant providing improved specific activity
Patent Number: 8,557,556

Inventors: Diebold; Eric R. (Fishers, IN), Ghoshal; Mitali (Noblesville, IN), Deng; David Z. (Weston, FL), Tsai; Jane Shiow-Chuan (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Electrochemical affinity biosensor system and methods
Patent Number: 8,557,989

Inventors: Ding; Guowen (San Jose, CA), Hassan; Mohd Fadzli Anwar (San Francisco, CA), Le; Hien Minh Huu (San Jose, CA), Sun; Zhi-Wen (San Jose, CA)
Title: TCO materials for solar applications
Patent Number: 8,557,615

Inventors: DiZazzo; Steven (Methuen, MA), Ryczek; Kevin (Methuen, MA)
Title: Lacrosse handle
Patent Number: 7,601,082

Inventors: Djokovic; Igor (Tustin, CA), Duvaut; Patrick (Eatontown, NJ), Sorbara; Massimo (Freehold, NJ)
Title: System and method for encoding DSL information streams having differing latencies
Patent Number: 6,956,872

Inventors: Do; Byung-Hun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Overlay measuring method and related semiconductor fabrication equipment management system
Patent Number: 7,602,492

Inventors: Doerr; Wolfgang (Eichenau, DE), Gerum; Eduard (Rosenheim, DE)
Title: Air-demand-controlled compressor arrangement, particularly for commercial vehicles
Patent Number: 7,600,988

Inventors: Dolger; Marcus (Haibach, DE)
Title: Hydrostatic drive system
Patent Number: 7,600,377

Inventors: Dolhun; Eduardo P. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Oral rehydration composition
Patent Number: 8,557,301

Inventors: Domeier; Wolfgang Werner Hans (Kreuzau-Drove, DE), Berg, Jr.; Charles John (Wyoming, OH), Barton; James Henry (Oberems, DE), Nicholas; Francis Michael (Addlestone, GB), Pollard; Ricky Alan (Moscow, OH), Search, Jr.; William Francis (Middletown, OH)
Title: Tampon wrapper with improved opening means
Patent Number: 6,955,665

Inventors: Dong; Chao-Hsien (New Taipei, TW), Wang; Jen-Hui (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Light emitting diode bulb
Patent Number: 8,562,181

Inventors: Dontula; Narasimharao (Rochester, NY), Greener; Jehuda (Rochester, NY), Fleischer; Cathy A. (Rochester, NY), Park; Chul B. (Etobicoke, CA), Lee; Patrick C. (Toronto, CA), Wang; Jin (Scarborough, CA), Naguib; Hani E. (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Manufacturing process for open celled microcellular foam
Patent Number: 6,958,365

Inventors: Dorre; Helmut (Nurnberg, DE)
Title: C-arm x-ray apparatus with control optimized for degrees of freedom and method
Patent Number: 7,602,882

Inventors: Dosaka; Shinichi (Tsukui-gun, JP), Kondo; Seiji (Hachioji, JP), Karaki; Sachiko (Hino, JP), Ohashi; Yoko (Ithaca, NY)
Title: Fluorescence reader wherein uniform fluorescence measurement is accomplished regardless of the state of the measurement object
Patent Number: 6,956,229

Inventors: Doublet; Pierre (Saint Brice, FR)
Title: Structure comprising a fibrous material substrate and method for authenticating and/or identifying such a structure
Patent Number: 8,558,995

Inventors: Douglas; Paul (Swadlincote, GB), Bratton; Terence (Swadlincote, GB)
Title: Tractor unit/trailer combination for suspended transport of equipment
Patent Number: 6,957,822

Inventors: Douglas; Randy (Aberdeen, MD), Douglas; Alicia (Aberdeen, MD)
Title: Personal crime prevention bracelet
Patent Number: 7,602,303

Inventors: Downing; Daniel Ray (Uniontown, OH), Dejacimo; David Michael (Louisville, OH), Lundell; Dennis Alan (Akron, OH), Kitz; Steven Leonard (Tallmadge, OH), Thompson; Mark Alan (North Canton, OH)
Title: Anvil with vacuum width adjustment
Patent Number: 8,561,511

Inventors: Drab; Dennis (Chula Vista, CA)
Title: Cap with integrated glove
Patent Number: 7,600,270

Inventors: Drancourt; Michel (Marseilles, FR), Raoult; Didier (Marseilles, FR)
Title: Molecular identification of bacteria of genus Streptococcus and related genera
Patent Number: 7,601,822

Inventors: Drapala; Garrett M. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Mak; Pak-kin (Poughkeepsie, NY), Papazova; Vesselina K. (Highland, NY), Walters; Craig R. (Highland, NY)
Title: Method for expediting return of line exclusivity to a given processor in a symmetric multiprocessing data processing system
Patent Number: 8,560,776

Inventors: Dreyfuss; Richard (New York, NY), Dubois; Roger Luke (New York, NY), Kiehl; John (New York, NY)
Title: Interactive tool and appertaining method for creating a graphical music display
Patent Number: 7,601,904

Inventors: Drinkwater; Kenneth John (Andover, GB)
Title: Secure data protection optically variable labels and foils
Patent Number: 8,562,025

Inventors: Droste; Timothy A. (Howell, MI), Ramseyer; Clay F. (Dearborn, MI)
Title: Apparatus for venting a transmission case
Patent Number: 7,601,191

Inventors: Drott; Peter (Frankfurt/M, DE), Konig; Harald (Ober-Morlen, DE), Jungmann; Udo (Morfelden, DE), Bischoff; Andreas (Bad Vilbel, DE), Koppel; Hans-Michael (Frankfurt/M, DE)
Title: Sealing collar
Patent Number: 7,600,761

Inventors: Drummond; Jay Paul (Massillon, OH), Cichon; Bob A. (Canton, OH), Smith; Mark D. (North Canton, OH), Weis; David (Ashland, OH), Church; James R. (Kent, OH), Gilger; Mikal R. (Wadsworth, OH)
Title: Automated banking machine system with multiple entity interface
Patent Number: 7,603,302

Inventors: Duan; Quanzhu (San Diego, CA), Lee; Chun Woo (San Diego, CA), Park; Jong Ro (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for ARQ feedback message improvement
Patent Number: 8,560,908

Inventors: Dubhashi; Ajit (Redondo Beach, CA)
Title: Synchronous rectification for low voltage motor drive
Patent Number: 6,956,359

Inventors: Dubrow; Robert S. (San Carlos, CA), Miller; Jeffrey (Los Altos Hills, CA), Stumbo; David P. (Belmont, CA)
Title: Dielectrics using substantially longitudinally oriented insulated conductive wires
Patent Number: 8,558,311

Inventors: Dunn; Steven B. (Beverly Hills, CA), Fujii; Bryce D. (Canoga Park, CA), Clark; Kevin C. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Article for grooming an animal
Patent Number: 6,955,137

Inventors: Dunn; Ted (Los Gatos, CA), Amendolagine; James (San Jose, CA)
Title: Smooth still image capture
Patent Number: 8,561,123

Inventors: Dunn; William (Alpharetta, GA), Bedell; Ware (Cumming, GA)
Title: Transportable carrier compatable with a retractable pin tool
Patent Number: 8,561,976

Inventors: Duquene; Joel (Raleigh, NC), Johnson, Jr.; Morris Stanley (Cary, NC), Meli; Henri F. (Cary, NC), Vilme; Karline (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Management of selected and nonselected items in a list
Patent Number: 8,560,971

Inventors: Durbha; Ananth (San Jose, CA), Ng; Pius (Hillsboro, OR), Oblock; Gary (Santa Clara, CA), Kadiyala; Suresh (Cupertino, CA), Padmanabhan; Satish (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Programmatic auto-convergent method for physical design floorplan aware re-targetable tool suite generation (compiler-in-the-loop) for simultaneous instruction level (software) power optimization and architecture level performance optimization for ASIP design
Patent Number: 8,561,005

Inventors: Durham; Timothy E. (Palm Bay, FL), Vanstrum; Mark (Indialantic, FL), Jones; Anthony M. (Palm Bay, FL), Gothard; Griffin K. (Satellite Beach, FL)
Title: Multiband radially distributed phased array antenna with a stepped ground plane and associated methods
Patent Number: 6,956,532

Inventors: Durrant; Richard C. E. (Suffolk, GB), Lantsman; Aleksandr (Wheeling, IL), Mead; David G. (Naperville, IL), Warnes; Christopher M. (Suffolk, GB), Washburn; Theodore (Barrington, IL)
Title: Stub having an optical fiber
Patent Number: 6,955,478

Inventors: Early; Daniel M. (New Castle, VA), Easter; Scott F. (Huddleston, VA)
Title: Steel-reinforced HDPE rain harvesting system
Patent Number: 8,561,633

Inventors: Ebihara; Kenzo (Miyashiro-machi, Minami-saitama-gun, Saitama, JP)
Title: Article-dropping proof pocket for garments
Patent Number: 6,954,945

Inventors: Eckerdt; George H. (Fishers, NY)
Title: Key destroyer
Patent Number: 7,601,052

Inventors: Edens; Ronald L. (Cumming, GA), Hlaban; James J. (Neenah, WI), Keely; Laura J (Neenah, WI), Keenan; Thomas P. (Appleton, WI), Little; Sylvia B. (Marietta, GA), McDaniel; Mary L. (Appleton, WI), Nunn; Stephen L. (Appleton, WI), Reeves; William G. (Appleton, WI), Sorebo; Heather A. (Appleton, WI), Weyenberg; Susan M. (Appleton, WI)
Title: Labial pad having a tab
Patent Number: 6,955,666

Inventors: Ehsani; Saed (Belleville, MI), Joh; Gyu Myeong (Bloomfield Hills, MI), Szawarski; Hubert (Waterford, MI)
Title: System for detecting an alignment of vehicle mounted sensors
Patent Number: 7,601,929

Inventors: Eick; Olaf J. (Willich, DE), Feron; John C. M. J. (Sittard, NL)
Title: Medical ablation catheter control
Patent Number: 6,955,674

Inventors: Eide; Curtis S. (Rochester, MN), Kaus; Jonathan L. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Retaining ownership of a virtual function while an adapter is replaced
Patent Number: 8,561,064

Inventors: Eilertsen; Kenneth J. (Baton Rouge, LA)
Title: Production of reprogrammed cells with restored potential
Patent Number: 7,601,699

Inventors: Elliott; Martin R. (Round Rock, TX), Rice; Michael R. (Pleasanton, CA), Lowrance; Robert B. (Los Gatos, CA), Hudgens; Jeffrey C. (San Francisco, CA), Englhardt; Eric A. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Substrate carrier having door latching and substrate clamping mechanisms
Patent Number: 6,955,197

Inventors: Ellis; Richard S. (Scarborough, Ontario, CA)
Title: Paper roll dispenser
Patent Number: 6,957,791

Inventors: Eloian; Yasmin (Dearborn, MI), Harajli; Yehia (Dearborn Heights, MI), Sakhleh; Tanya C. (Livonia, MI)
Title: Windshield stop for cowl vent grille attachment
Patent Number: 6,957,849

Inventors: Endo; Hideki (Hachioji, JP), Mizutani; Masahiko (Kokubunji, JP), Takase; Masayuki (Kokubunji, JP), Sakamoto; Kenichi (Kokubunji, JP), Ashi; Yoshihiro (Yokohama, JP), Kanno; Takayuki (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Nobuyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: PON system
Patent Number: 7,602,800

Inventors: Engel; Bradley N. (Chandler, AZ), Salter; Eric J. (Scottsdale, AZ), Slaughter; Jon M. (Tempe, AZ)
Title: Method of writing to a multi-state magnetic random access memory cell
Patent Number: 6,956,764

Inventors: England; Diane M. (Bloomfield, NY), Wilson; Lane (Bruceton Mills, WV), Mukerjee; Subhasish (Rochester, NY), Vavonese; Catherine (Rochester, NY)
Title: Hybrid interconnect for a solid-oxide fuel cell stack
Patent Number: 7,601,450

Inventors: Enzmann; Mark J. (Roswell, GA), Hoang; Hung D. (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Redundancy mechanisms in a push-to-talk realtime cellular network
Patent Number: 8,559,940

Inventors: Ergeneman; Olgac (Zurich, CH), Vollmers; Karl (Saint Paul, MN), Abbott; Jake J. (Salt Lake City, UT), Nelson; Bradley (Zumikon, CH)
Title: Magnetically controlled wireless optical oxygen sensor for intraocular measurements
Patent Number: 8,560,033

Inventors: Erickson; Sean (Fort Collins, CO), Nunn; Kevin (Fort Collins, CO), Mause; Norman (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Low gate resistance layout procedure for RF transistor devices
Patent Number: 6,958,541

Inventors: Ernst; Wolfgang (Munchen, DE), Kuhn; Justus (Munchen, DE), Luepke; Jens (Munchen, DE), Poechmuller; Peter (Colchester, VT), Krause; Gunnar (Munchen, DE), Mueller; Jochen (Munchen, DE), Schittenhelm; Michael (Poing, DE)
Title: Address generator for generating addresses for testing a circuit
Patent Number: 6,957,373

Inventors: Eschmann; Michael K. (Folsom, CA), Derr; Michael N. (El Dorado Hills, CA)
Title: Streamlining ATA device initialization
Patent Number: 6,957,280

Inventors: Escudero Munoz; Juan Antonio (Madrid, ES)
Title: Clothes tightening device
Patent Number: 8,561,215

Inventors: Esposito, Jr.; William R. (Amherst, NY)
Title: Method of controlling production of a gaseous product
Patent Number: 6,957,153

Inventors: Esteve Rothenberg; Christian (Madrid, ES), Jokela; Petri (Espoo, FI), Kjallman; Jimmy (Espoo, FI), Nikander; Pekka (Jorvas, FI), Rinta-Aho; Teemu (Espoo, FI), Ylitalo; Jukka (Espoo, FI)
Title: Packet forwarding in a network
Patent Number: 8,559,434

Inventors: Evans; Charles E. (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Inkjet printer with carbon copy capability
Patent Number: 7,600,834

Inventors: Evans; Douglas G. (Downingtown, PA), Nash; John E. (Chester Springs, PA)
Title: Transmyocardial revascularization system and method of use
Patent Number: 6,955,681

Inventors: Evans; Glenn F. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Methods and systems for synchronizing data streams
Patent Number: 6,957,266

Inventors: Faber; Robert W. (Hillsboro, OR), Traw; Brendan S. (Portland, OR), Graunke; Gary L. (Hillsboro, OR), Lee; David A. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for authenticating an hierarchy of video receiving devices
Patent Number: 6,956,949

Inventors: Fabrizi; Fabrizio (Bergamo, IT), De Ambroggi; Renato (Cocquio Trevisago, IT), Pianezzola; Enrico (Luvinate, IT), Calderara; Ennio (Cuasso al Piano, IT)
Title: Support frame and group of parts for wall mounting an electrical apparatus
Patent Number: 7,602,619

Inventors: Fabrizius; Martin A. (Redwood Falls, MN), Roach; Michael T. (Redwood Falls, MN)
Title: Soybean variety XBP15004
Patent Number: 8,558,070

Inventors: Fallon; Timothy Q. (Geneva, IL)
Title: Storm drain movable baffle
Patent Number: 6,955,756

Inventors: Fan; Fu-Jier (Jubei, TW), Chu; Cheng-Yu (Hsinchu, TW), Lin; Kuo Wei (Hsinchu, TW), Lin; Shih-Jang (Hsinchu, TW), Fran; Yang-Tung (Jubei, TW), Peng; Chiou-Shian (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method for dual-layer polyimide processing on bumping technology
Patent Number: 6,958,546

Inventors: Fan; Zhigang (Webster, NY), Wang; Shen-ge (Fairport, NY), Cheng; Hui (Bridgewater, NJ)
Title: Method of embedding color information in printed documents using watermarking
Patent Number: 6,956,958

Inventors: Fang; Jun-Ming (Hsin-Chuang, TW)
Title: Driving circuit for a DC brushless fan motor
Patent Number: 6,956,342

Inventors: Fant; Walter J. (Los Gatos, CA), Richter; Gerard (Saint Jeannet, FR), Solves; Jean-Yves (Marietta, GA)
Title: Method for managing multimedia platform resources and multimedia platform for implementing it
Patent Number: 6,957,430

Inventors: Faraday; Peter (Bellevue, WA), Geffner; Steven P. (Bothell, WA), Law; Elaine Y. (Redmond, WA), Qureshi; Imran Iqbal (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Animation on-object user interface
Patent Number: 6,957,389

Inventors: Farin; Gunter (Tubingen, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for plasma surgery
Patent Number: 7,601,150

Inventors: Farr; Mina (Palo Alto, CA), Fuhrmann; Robert (Scotts Valley, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for testing optical transceivers
Patent Number: 6,956,643

Inventors: Feder; Meir (Maccabim, IL), Gordon; Arik (Herzlia, IL)
Title: Apparatus and method for compressing binarized images
Patent Number: 7,602,986

Inventors: Fehervari; Agota F. (Lexington, MA)
Title: Fuel cell polymer electrolyte membrane
Patent Number: 8,557,473

Inventors: Feigenwinter; Gregor (Lampenberg, CH), Furrer; Andre (Luterkofen, CH)
Title: Condylar head add-on system
Patent Number: 7,601,175

Inventors: Feiweier; Thorsten (Poxdorf, DE), Hebrank; Franz (Herzogenaurach, DE)
Title: Method and magnetic resonance imaging apparatus for compensating contrast inhomogeneities in magnetic resonance images
Patent Number: 7,603,157

Inventors: Fejfar; Florian (Munchen, DE), Metzner; Andreas (Aystetten, DE)
Title: Apparatus for the automatic determination of presetting values for inking zone setting elements of an inking unit of a press
Patent Number: 8,561,537

Inventors: Feluch; Paul John (Okotoks, CA), Timoffee; Boris (Calgary, CA)
Title: Downhole shut-in tool
Patent Number: 6,957,699

Inventors: Fiala; Werner J. (A-1230 Vienna, AT)
Title: Ophthalmic lens with surface structures
Patent Number: 6,957,891

Inventors: Filippini; Rafael G. (Chula Vista, CA)
Title: Sports racket with undulations in frame interior surface
Patent Number: 6,958,104

Inventors: Finch; Harry (Slough, GB), Montana; John (Slough, GB), Van Niel; Monique Bodil (Slough, GB), Woo; Chi-Kit (Slough, GB), Knight; Jamie (Slough, GB), Waszkowycz; Bohdan (Slough, GB)
Title: Triazolopyridine derivatives and their therapeutic use
Patent Number: 8,557,797

Inventors: Finkikoglu; Alp T. (Los Alamos, NM), Matias; Vladimir (Santa Fe, NM)
Title: Biaxially oriented film on flexible polymeric substrate
Patent Number: 7,601,430

Inventors: Fischer; Igor (Cologne, DE)
Title: Authorization method with hints to the authorization code
Patent Number: 8,561,174

Inventors: Fisher; Clay H. (Belmont, CA), Goldstein; Steven G. (Los Angeles, CA), Longendyke; David G. (Vernon, NJ)
Title: System and method for effectively implementing an electronic image hub device
Patent Number: 8,558,895

Inventors: Fisher; Douglas (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Method, system and service for conducting authenticated business transactions
Patent Number: 6,957,199

Inventors: Fishman; Pnina (Herzliya, IL), Farbstein; Mordechai (Ganei Tikva, IL)
Title: A3 adenoside receptor agonists for the reduction of intraocular pressure
Patent Number: 8,557,790

Inventors: Fislage; Markus (Leonberg, DE)
Title: System and method for controlling or regulating the operational sequences in a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,603,206

Inventors: Fitzpatrick, Jr.; Harvey J. (Katy, TX)
Title: Well screens having enhanced well treatment capabilities
Patent Number: 8,561,699

Inventors: Flannery; Peter (Galway, IE), Dooley; Enda (Galway, IE), Walsh; Padraic (Galway, IE), Kenirons; Martin (Galway, IE)
Title: Method and system for controlling establishment of communication channels in a contact center
Patent Number: 8,559,616

Inventors: Flaugere; Bernard (Nanterre, FR)
Title: Equipment for drilling vertical boreholes
Patent Number: 6,955,232

Inventors: Fleischer; Bruce M. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Fox; Thomas W. (Rochester, NY), Wait; Charles D. (Rochester, CT), Muff; Adam J. (Rochester, NY), Watson, III; Alfred T. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Register file soft error recovery
Patent Number: 8,560,924

Inventors: Florin; Charles (Princeton, NJ), Williams; James P. (Princeton Junction, NJ), Paragios; Nikolaos (Vincennes, FR)
Title: System and method for Kalman filtering in vascular segmentation
Patent Number: 7,602,970

Inventors: Foggiato; Jai (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Personal securing apparatus for handheld devices
Patent Number: 8,561,862

Inventors: Fokoue; Achille (White Plains, NY), Kalyanpur; Aditya (Westwood, NJ), Srinivas; Kavitha (Rye, NY)
Title: Scalable ontology extraction
Patent Number: 8,560,483

Inventors: Foland, Jr.; William R. (Golden, CO), Richards; Eric A. (Broomfield, CO), Painter; Christopher L. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Method and system for fault protection using a linear feedback shift register
Patent Number: 8,559,287

Inventors: Forbes; Leonard (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Flash memory with metal-insulator-metal tunneling program and erase
Patent Number: 7,601,593

Inventors: Forbes; Leonard (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Technique to simultaneously distribute clock signals and data on integrated circuits, interposers, and circuit boards
Patent Number: 6,956,908

Inventors: Forbes; Leonard (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Programmable fuse and antifuse and method thereof
Patent Number: 6,956,772

Inventors: Forest; Carl A. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Sport personal coach system
Patent Number: 8,562,356

Inventors: Forman; Ira R. (Austin, TX), Ward; Charles Gorham (Austin, TX)
Title: Estimating the cost of ownership of a software product through the generation of a cost of software failure factor based upon a standard quality level of a proposed supplier of the software product
Patent Number: 8,560,379

Inventors: Forsythe; Darol (Boise, ID), Horn; Craig (Boise, ID)
Title: Method for applying an air suspension of minute solid particles of CIPC
Patent Number: 6,958,167

Inventors: Foster; Thomas H. (Rochester, NY), Conover; David L. (Rochester, NY), Biglow; Chad E. (Rochester, NY), Georgakoudi; Irene (Action, MA), Mezhiba; Andrey (Rochester, NY), Mitra; Soumya (Rochester, NY)
Title: Method for operating a laser scanning confocal microscope system and a system thereof
Patent Number: 6,956,647

Inventors: Fouquet; Julie E. (Portola Valley, CA), Lemoff; Brian E. (Union City, CA)
Title: Semiconductor-based optical switch architecture
Patent Number: 6,956,985

Inventors: Fourie; Henry (Los Gatos, CA), Karia; Snehal G. (Freemont, CA)
Title: Call record management for high capacity switched virtual circuits
Patent Number: 6,956,850

Inventors: Fox; Brian A. (Seattle, WA), Holloway; James L. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Adipocyte complement related protein zacrp13
Patent Number: 6,955,899

Inventors: Fox; Brian G. (Madison, WI), Chang; Yong (Madison, WI)
Title: Mycobacterium tuberculosis protein composition
Patent Number: 7,601,358

Inventors: Fox; Robert O. (Galveston, TX), Barrett; Alan D. (Galveston, TX), Fan; Xiuzhen (Galveston, TX), Holbrook; Michael R. (Oklahoma City, OK)
Title: Miniprotein ligands and other polypeptides and methods for making and using same
Patent Number: 6,958,151

Inventors: Frank; Christopher Edward (Orono, ME), Wuersch; Markus (Orono, ME), Martin; Daniel P. (Gorham, ME)
Title: System and method for the selection of a unique geographic feature
Patent Number: 8,560,225

Inventors: Frank; Colin D. (Lombard, IL), Visotsky; Eugene (Skokie, IL), Choudhary; Prashant (Schaumburg, IL), Ghosh; Amitava (Buffalo Grove, IL)
Title: Linear minimum mean square error equalization with interference cancellation for mobile communication forward links utilizing orthogonal codes covered by long pseudorandom spreading codes
Patent Number: 6,956,893

Inventors: Frauenkron; Matthias (Ludwigshafen, DE), Stein; Bernd (Alsbach-Hahnlein, DE), Lang; Ortmund (Quirnbach, DE)
Title: Method of selectively synthesizing triethylenediamine
Patent Number: 6,958,397

Inventors: Fredriksson; Sarah (Genarp, SE), Koivunen; Sylvia (Helsingborg, SE), Olsson; Fredrik (Malmo, SE), Toftevall; Hanna-Karin (Eslov, SE)
Title: Nanoparticle suitable for delivery of a biomolecule into or out of a membrane enclosed cell or cell organelle
Patent Number: 8,557,289

Inventors: Freiheit; Ronald R. (Owatonna, MN)
Title: Active acoustics performance shell
Patent Number: 7,600,608

Inventors: Freitag; James Mac (Sunnyvale, CA), Pinarbasi; Mustafa Michael (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Magnetoresistive sensor having shape enhanced pinning and low lead resistance
Patent Number: 7,602,589

Inventors: Friedberg; Jason (Dingmans Ferry, PA), Nguyen; Olivier T. (Somerville, NJ), Schwartz; Barry (Newton, NJ)
Title: Multi-mode fuze
Patent Number: 7,600,475

Inventors: Friedlander; Robert R. (Southbury, CT), Kraemer; James R. (Santa Fe, NM), Lougee-Heimer; Robin (Yorktown Heights, NY), Osipov; Kirill M. (Ossining, NY)
Title: Probabilistic optimization of resource discovery, reservation and assignment
Patent Number: 8,560,365

Inventors: Friedman; Marc David (Needham, MA), Moynihan; Shawn Timothy (Lowell, MA), Smith; Anthony Mark (Medway, MA)
Title: Medical device sheath apparatus and method of making and using same
Patent Number: 6,958,035

Inventors: Fritschen; Thomas M. (Fountain, CO)
Title: Bicycle with improved frame configuration
Patent Number: 6,955,372

Inventors: Frouin; Laurent (Chantepie, FR)
Title: Method and device for communicating information
Patent Number: 7,602,708

Inventors: Fry; Scott Milton (Oro Valley, AZ), Hancock; Reed A. (Tucson, AZ), Karp; James M. (Tucson, AZ), Nylander-Hill; Pamela R. (Tucson, AZ), Ogura; Eiji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Cartridge refresh and verify
Patent Number: 8,559,124

Inventors: Fu; Chuan-Hsu (Miaoli County, TW), Lin; Biing-Nan (Taichung, TW), Lin; Wei-Yi (Yunlin County, TW), Lin; Ming-Hung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Field emission flat lamp with strip cathode structure and strip gate structure in the same plane
Patent Number: 7,602,114

Inventors: Fu; Dianbo (Blacksburg, VA), Lee; Fred C. (Blacksburg, VA)
Title: Phase compensation driving scheme for synchronous rectifiers
Patent Number: 7,602,154

Inventors: Fu; Xiang-Dong (San Diego, CA), Kwon; Young-Soo (San Diego, CA)
Title: Genome mapping of functional DNA elements and cellular proteins
Patent Number: 7,601,492

Inventors: Fujibayashi; Fusaki (Yokohama, JP), Sakaguchi; Yoshimitsu (Otsu, JP), Takase; Satoshi (Otsu, JP)
Title: Proton conducting polymer membrane, method for production thereof and fuel cell therewith
Patent Number: 8,557,472

Inventors: Fujii; Kansuke (Machida, JP), Yamada; Toshiya (Kobe, JP), Katoh; Masaki (Kobe, JP)
Title: Grid-connected inverter
Patent Number: 8,559,201

Inventors: Fujii; Masayasu (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Fuse connector and a terminal fitting for a connector
Patent Number: 6,955,571

Inventors: Fujimoto; Koji (Nagano, JP)
Title: Surface mount composite electronic component and method for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 7,601,920

Inventors: Fujioka; Fumiaki (Kawasaki, JP), Hakamada; Shinichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Ink jet ink, method of producing ink jet ink, ink jet recording method, ink cartridge, and cyan ink
Patent Number: 7,601,210

Inventors: Fujisaki; Iwao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication device
Patent Number: 8,559,983

Inventors: Fujita; Masayuki (Kobe, JP), Hasegawa; Nobuhiro (Settsu, JP), Nakagawa; Yoshiki (Settsu, JP)
Title: Curable compositions
Patent Number: 7,601,781

Inventors: Fujiwara; Toshimitsu (Osaka, JP), Yamaoka; Chiaki (Takatsuki, JP)
Title: Recyclable image-recording medium
Patent Number: 6,958,177

Inventors: Fukada; Toshiaki (Yokohama, JP), Yamada; Masayuki (Kawasaki, JP), Komori; Yasuhiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Segment set creating method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,603,278

Inventors: Fukuda; Yutaka (Daito, JP)
Title: Lamp holder and lamp holder attachment structure
Patent Number: 7,600,889

Inventors: Fukutomi; Ippei (Osaka, JP), Kai; Toshiya (Osaka, JP), Katayama; Naohisa (Osaka, JP), Nizuka; Takeshi (Osaka, JP), Kida; Yoshinori (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method of removing carbon monoxide from an oxygen carrier and apparatus for removing carbon monoxide
Patent Number: 7,601,201

Inventors: Fukuzawa; Hideaki (Kawasaki, JP), Yuasa; Hiromi (Kawasaki, JP), Iwasaki; Hitoshi (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Magnetoresistive element including connection layers with magnetization alignment angles therebetween of 30 to 60.degree. between metallic magnetic layers
Patent Number: 7,602,592

Inventors: Fuller; Christopher R. (Virginia Beach, VA), Cambou; Pierre E. (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Active/passive distributed absorber for vibration and sound radiation control
Patent Number: 6,958,567

Inventors: Fulton; C. Dwayne (Osage Beach, MO)
Title: Weights for model and racing cars
Patent Number: 6,955,580

Inventors: Furuichi; Shuji (Hachioji, JP)
Title: A/D conversion circuit, temperature-sensor circuit, integrated circuit, and method of adjusting the temperature-sensor circuit
Patent Number: 6,956,516

Inventors: Furukawa; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP), Terao; Motohiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Record apparatus, record method, and program for writing data to optical disc in a second unit larger than a first unit
Patent Number: 7,603,520

Inventors: Fuss; Shai (Rosh Haayin, IL)
Title: Automatic debugging using automatic input data mutation
Patent Number: 8,560,991

Inventors: Gabbie; Steven W. (Marianna, AR)
Title: Remote controlled circuit breaker for battery powered riding toys
Patent Number: 8,558,487

Inventors: Gabrel; Stanley (Round Lake, IL)
Title: Paintball gun system with secure quick-connect pressure coupling
Patent Number: 7,600,509

Inventors: Gaines; Simon (Stevenage, GB), Holmes; Ian Peter (Stevenage, GB), Martin; Stephen Lewis (Stevenage, GB), Watson; Stephen Paul (Stevenage, GB)
Title: Matrix metalloproteinase inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,601,729

Inventors: Galen; Robert S. (Shaker Heights, OH), Burd; John F. (San Diego, CA), Hoblitzell; Talei (San Diego, CA), Neyer; Gebhard (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Combined assay for current glucose level and intermediate or long-term glycemic control
Patent Number: 6,958,129

Inventors: Gambhir; Sanjiv Sam (Portola Valley, CA), Ramasamy; Paulmurugan (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Split protein self complementing fragments, systems, and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 7,601,517

Inventors: Gamliel; Doron (Kiryait Blalik, 2700C, IL)
Title: Double balanced FET mixer with high IP3 and IF response down to DC levels
Patent Number: 6,957,055

Inventors: Gangi; Marco (Esslingen, DE), Von Schwertfuehrer; Gerit (Bietigheim-Bissingen, DE)
Title: Method for operating an internal combustion engine, taking into consideration the individual properties of the injection devices
Patent Number: 7,600,504

Inventors: Ganti; Veena (Austin, TX), Pafumi; James A. (Leander, TX), Rosales; Jacob Jason (Austin, TX), Rosas; Morgan Jeffrey (Cedar Park, TX), Vallabhaneni; Vasu (Austin, TX)
Title: Supporting autonomous live partition mobility during a cluster split-brained condition
Patent Number: 8,560,628

Inventors: Ganuza; Wilfredo (Roselle, NJ)
Title: Tortilla toaster
Patent Number: 8,561,527

Inventors: Gao; Robert X. (Amherst, MA), Yan; Ruqiang (Amherst, MA)
Title: Multi-scale enveloping spectrogram signal processing for condition monitoring and the like
Patent Number: 7,602,985

Inventors: Garceau; Robert M. (Rockledge, FL), Rahmes; Mark (Melbourne, FL), Gutierrez; Guillermo E. (Melbourne, FL), Ham; Todd (Alexandria, VA), Nemethy; Joseph (West Melbourne, FL), Hackett; Jay (Melbourne, FL)
Title: Geospatial image change detecting system with environmental enhancement and associated methods
Patent Number: 7,603,208

Inventors: Gardner Jr.; John A. (Deerfield, NH)
Title: Decorative automotive interior trim articles with cast integral light stable covering and process for making the same
Patent Number: 6,958,190

Inventors: Gardner; Paul Anton (Burnham, GB)
Title: Systems and methods for distributing data
Patent Number: 8,559,445

Inventors: Gardner; Ronald (North Ft. Myers, FL)
Title: Extended caulking gun
Patent Number: 8,561,848

Inventors: Gardner; William G (Glendale, AZ)
Title: Ultraviolet wavelength-transforming sleeve
Patent Number: 8,558,203

Inventors: Gardner; William G. (Medford, MA)
Title: Spatial audio teleconferencing
Patent Number: 8,559,646

Inventors: Garris; Calvin Lee (Greenville, NC)
Title: Hair care solution forming a film protecting natural hair from gluing products
Patent Number: 8,557,276

Inventors: Garza; Filberto D. (Odessa, TX)
Title: Mitigation of harmonic currents and conservation of power in non-linear load systems
Patent Number: 7,602,136

Inventors: Gaucas; Dale Ellen (Rochester, NY)
Title: Tools for access to databases via internet protocol networks
Patent Number: 7,603,701

Inventors: Gautier; Kenneth Bryan (Crenshaw, MS)
Title: Multi-axis resistance exercise device
Patent Number: 7,601,106

Inventors: Geer; David John (Johnsonburg, PA), Detsch; Jason John (St. Mary's, PA), Johnson; Bradley McKay (Fort Wayne, IN)
Title: System and method for determining status of a drying cycle and for controlling a dryer
Patent Number: 8,561,320

Inventors: Geiser; Randall R. (Dexter, MI)
Title: Spline drive and cam shafts for barrel engines
Patent Number: 7,600,493

Inventors: Gelbart; Daniel (Vancouver, CA)
Title: High-speed flatbed scanner
Patent Number: 6,957,773

Inventors: Geller; Alan S. (Redmond, WA), Box; Donald F. (Bellevue, WA), Cabrera; Luis Felipe (Bellevue, WA), McCollum; Raymond W. (Monroe, WA)
Title: Flexible context management for enumeration sessions using context exchange
Patent Number: 7,603,426

Inventors: Gellman; Samuel H. (Madison, WI), Woll; Matthew G. (Madison, WI), Lai; Jonathan R. (Madison, WI), Murray; Justin (Madison, WI)
Title: Polypeptides containing .gamma.-amino acids
Patent Number: 6,958,384

Inventors: Genz; Manfred (Ostercappeln, DE), Schmidt; Hans-Ulrich (Osnabrueck, DE), Prozeske; Timo (Stemshorn, DE), Meyer; Stefan (Cloppenburg, DE), Roedel; Harald (Mutterstadt, DE), Strubel; Norbert (Schifferstadt, DE), Goertz; Johann (Beindersheim, DE), Loewer; Frank (Hassloch, DE), Koch; Karl-Heinz (Kapellen-Drusweiler, DE), Kuscu; Hasan (Landau, DE)
Title: Use of a composite material based on a one component polyurethane adhesive
Patent Number: 8,557,389

Inventors: Gerlach; Torsten (Braunschweig, DE), Gotschlich; Jurgen (Meine, DE)
Title: Method for automatically generating graphically displayed indicating instruments
Patent Number: 7,602,407

Inventors: Geuns-Meyer; Stephanie (Medford, MA), Cee; Victor J. (Thousand Oaks, CA), Marx; Isaac (Somerville, MA), Schenkel; Laurie (Boston, MA), White; Ryan (Somerville, MA)
Title: Aurora kinase modulators and method of use
Patent Number: 8,557,816

Inventors: Gharib; Morteza (San Marino, CA), Fourguette; Dominique (Los Angeles, CA), Modarress; Darius (Los Angeles, CA), Taugwalder; Frederic (Altadena, CA), Forouhar; Siamak (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Integrated particles sensor formed on single substrate using fringes formed by diffractive elements
Patent Number: 6,956,230

Inventors: Giampavolo; Paul (Newton, NJ), Shelton; Robert (Princeton, MA)
Title: Collapsible wheeled shopping container
Patent Number: 6,955,365

Inventors: Gibson; Gary (Palo Alto, CA), Kitson; Stephen (Alveston, GB), Geisow; Adrian (Portishead, GB)
Title: Reflective display pixel
Patent Number: 8,559,096

Inventors: Gibson; Thomas (Knoxville, TN)
Title: Needle bearing hinge assembly
Patent Number: 8,561,261

Inventors: Gicquel; Brigitte (Paris, FR), Lim; Eng Mong (Paris, FR), Portnoi; Denis (Paris, FR), Berthet; Francois-Xavier (Paris, FR), Timm; Juliano (Paris, FR)
Title: Antibodies that bind M. tuberculosis polypeptides
Patent Number: 7,601,350

Inventors: Gicquel; Thierry (Courdimanche, FR), Lentwojt; Edouard (Saint-Leu D'Esserent, FR)
Title: Automated apparatus for immunological assay
Patent Number: 6,958,130

Inventors: Giesbrecht; Garth R. (The Woodlands, TX), Boller; Timothy M. (Houston, TX), Voskoboynikov; Alexander Z. (Moscow, RU), Asachenko; Andrey F. (Chelyabinsk, RU), Nikulin; Mikhail V. (Moscow Region, RU), Tsarev; Alexey A. (Tula, RU)
Title: Catalyst compounds and use thereof
Patent Number: 8,557,936

Inventors: Giles; Richard (Park City, UT)
Title: Asphalt repair system and method
Patent Number: 8,562,247

Inventors: Gilgunn; Peter (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Acoustic detection of mechanically induced circuit damage
Patent Number: 6,957,581

Inventors: Gillard; Edward C. (Mantorville, MN), Gilliland; Don A. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Directing the flow of electrostatic discharge (ESD) current to a targeted impedance using nested plates
Patent Number: 8,559,155

Inventors: Gillett; Christopher Robert (Bradford, GB), Naylor; Gareth Ian (Halifax, GB)
Title: Tubular reactor with coaxial cylinders and process using this reactor
Patent Number: 7,601,786

Inventors: Gillies; Stephen D. (Carlisle, MA), Watkins; Nigel John (Cambridgeshire, GB), Baker; Matthew Paul (Cambridge, GB), Lo; Kin-Ming (Lexington, MA), Degon; Steven C. (Hampton, NH)
Title: Stabilization of Fc-interferon-beta fusion proteins
Patent Number: 8,557,232

Inventors: Gilmour; Robert Farrer (Auckland, NZ)
Title: Chafe and/or a walker
Patent Number: 7,601,131

Inventors: Gisin; Yevgeniy M. (San Leandro, CA)
Title: Magnetic vehicle rack
Patent Number: 8,561,864

Inventors: Giunchi; Giovanni (Milan, IT), Ceresara; Sergio (Lucca, IT)
Title: Method for the production of superconductive wires based on hollow filaments made of MgB2
Patent Number: 6,957,480

Inventors: Givens; Maurice (Chicago, IL)
Title: Noise reduction and estimation of pipeline signals
Patent Number: 7,603,258

Inventors: Gizara; Andrew Roman (Lake Forest, CA)
Title: Gimbal-mounted hydroelectric turbine
Patent Number: 6,956,300

Inventors: Gluschenkov; Oleg (Hopewell Junction, NY), Park; Dae-Gyu (Hopewell Junction, NY), Yin; Haizhou (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Application of cluster beam implantation for fabricating threshold voltage adjusted FETs
Patent Number: 8,557,652

Inventors: Gocho; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kijima; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP), Kubo; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Ito; Noriyuki (Tokyo, JP), Shindo; Naoaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Laminated composite, information recording medium, and member of imparting forgery-preventing characteristic
Patent Number: 6,955,839

Inventors: Godager; Sindre (Bergen, NO)
Title: System and method for monitoring commercial transactions
Patent Number: 8,561,890

Inventors: Goldberg; Steven J. (Downingtown, PA)
Title: Three-dimensional antenna fabrication from a two-dimensional structure
Patent Number: 7,602,348

Inventors: Goldberger; Ary L. (Newton Centre, MA), Peng; Chung-Kang (Sharon, MA), Costa; Madalena D. (Boston, MA)
Title: Complexity-based dynamical assay for assessing the toxicity and efficacy of pharmaceutical and other therapeutic interventions
Patent Number: 7,601,124

Inventors: Golden; Josh H. (Santa Cruz, CA), Weidman; Timothy (Sunnyvale, CA), Porshnev; Peter (San Jose, CA), Sista; Kalyan (Sunnyvale, CA), Krishnan; Nikhil (New York, NY)
Title: Method for treatment of plating solutions
Patent Number: 7,601,264

Inventors: Goodarzi; Hosein (Tehran, IR)
Title: Unmanned aerial vehicle
Patent Number: 8,561,937

Inventors: Goodey; Andrew Robert (Mapperley Park, GB), Sleep; Darell (West Bridgford, GB), Van Urk; Hendrik (Radcliffe-on-Trent, GB), Berezenko; Stephen (Hucknall, GB), Woodrow; John Rodney (West Bridgford, GB), Johnson; Richard Alan (West Bridgford, GB), Wood; Patricia Carol (Burton-on-Trent, GB), Burton; Stephen James (Little Eversden, GB), Quirk; Alan Victor (Loughborough, GB)
Title: Process of high purity albumin production
Patent Number: 7,601,515

Inventors: Goodin; John W. (Coto De Caza, CA)
Title: Spill proof liquid sample cup
Patent Number: 6,955,099

Inventors: Goodman; Brian Gerard (Tuscon, AZ), Hill, Jr.; Ronald Faye (Tucson, AZ), Jesionowski; Leonard George (Tucson, AZ), Roberts; Robin Daniel (Tucson, AZ)
Title: System and method using a first counter and a second counter to select a code image during a reboot routine
Patent Number: 6,957,328

Inventors: Goodrich II; Earl (East Lansing, MI), Mahaney; Craig Lyle (Milan, MI)
Title: Method and apparatus for minimizing the telephony ring voltage power supply requirements of an integrated services hub
Patent Number: 6,956,943

Inventors: Gorczynski; Reginald M. (Willowdale, CA), Clark; David A. (Burlington, CA)
Title: Methods of inhibiting immune response suppression by administering antibodies to OX-2
Patent Number: 6,955,811

Inventors: Gorte; Raymond J. (Narberth, PA), Vohs; John M. (Newtown Square, PA)
Title: Porous electrode, solid oxide fuel cell, and method of producing the same
Patent Number: 6,958,196

Inventors: Goto; Naofumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Disc loading mechanism and disc drive apparatus
Patent Number: 8,561,092

Inventors: Gough; Edward J. (Menlo Park, CA), Stein; Alan A. (Moss Beach, CA), Edwards; Stuart D. (Corral de Tierra, CA)
Title: Multiple antenna ablation apparatus and method
Patent Number: 6,958,062

Inventors: Graham; Neil John (Long Beach, CA)
Title: Contact lens placement instrument
Patent Number: 6,955,432

Inventors: Graiver; Daniel (Midland, MI), Farminer; Kenneth W. (Midland, MI), Narayan; Ramani (Midland, MI), Tran; Phuong T. (Lansing, MI)
Title: Triglyceride based lubricant
Patent Number: 7,601,677

Inventors: Grandhe; Sarvani (Glendale, CA)
Title: System and method for lead fixation
Patent Number: 7,603,179

Inventors: Grason; Thomas (Lawrenceville, GA), Downes; Scott (Doraville, GA), Podojil; Mark (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Web-based collaborative framework
Patent Number: 8,561,153

Inventors: Gray; Andrew A. (Pasadena, CA), Okino; Clayton M. (Pasadena, CA), Arabshahi; Payman (Pasadena, CA), Yan; Tsun-Yee (Northridge, CA)
Title: Reconfigurable protocols and architectures for wireless networks
Patent Number: 7,602,792

Inventors: Gray; Donald M. (Richardson, TX)
Title: Next-nearest-neighbor sequence determinants of antisense DNA
Patent Number: 6,957,148

Inventors: Gredinberg; Alexander (San Jose, CA), Weingord; Jerry Joseph (Scotts Valley, CA)
Title: Low cost fluid dynamic bearing motor
Patent Number: 6,955,470

Inventors: Green; Howard (Brookline, MA), Compton; Bruce J. (Lexington, MA), Corey; George D. (Newton, MA), Djian; Philippe (Paris, FR)
Title: Linkage of agents to body tissue using microparticles and transglutaminase
Patent Number: 6,958,148

Inventors: Greenwald; William B. (Beech Grove, IN), Naue; Jeff L. (New Palestine, IN)
Title: Latch mover for quick-mount telescoping slide support system
Patent Number: 6,957,878

Inventors: Greenwood; Alan K. (Stevenage, GB), Bhatarah; Parveen (Stevenage, GB), Hembra; Gary (Stevenage, GB), McHattie; Derek (Stevenage, GB)
Title: Particle-size reduction apparatus and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,600,703

Inventors: Grenchus, Jr.; Edward J. (Vestal, NY), Laforge; Stephane G. (Neuilly-sur-Seine, FR)
Title: Machinery packaging system
Patent Number: 8,561,801

Inventors: Grimsley; Thomas J. (Fairport, NY)
Title: Systems and methods for fabricating an electro-optical device used for image sensing
Patent Number: 6,956,194

Inventors: Gruenwald; David J. (Butte des Morts, WI), Hatch; Edwin B. (West Bend, WI), Schmitz; David A. (Reeseville, WI), Lenzendorf; Jeremy M. (West Bend, WI), Groeschel; John A. (Theresa, WI)
Title: Spa apparatus
Patent Number: 7,600,273

Inventors: Gruhlke; Russell W. (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Tunable cross-coupling evanescent mode optical devices and methods of making the same
Patent Number: 6,956,221

Inventors: Grunwald; John (Ramat-Gan, IL)
Title: CMP composition and process
Patent Number: 6,955,586

Inventors: Gu; John A. (Rockaway, NJ), Wu; Chuck-yan (San Gabriel, CA), Donnelly; Matthew K. (Gallatin Gateway, MT), Kwok; Jerry C. L. (Kew Garden, NY)
Title: Electrical power system sensor devices, electrical power system monitoring methods, and electrical power system monitoring systems
Patent Number: 8,560,256

Inventors: Guillez; Jean-Marc (Cirieres, FR)
Title: Folding roof for vehicle with sliding elements
Patent Number: 6,957,843

Inventors: Guo; Xin (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Touch mouse
Patent Number: 8,558,810

Inventors: Guo; Zihua (Beijing, CN), Zhu; Wenwu (Basking Ridge, NJ), Zhang; Qian (Beijing, CN), Zhao; Jun (Beijing, CN)
Title: Quality of service differentiation in wireless networks
Patent Number: 7,602,707

Inventors: Gupta; Jay K. (Sunnyvale, CA), Paul; Somnath (Fremont, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for re-accessing a FIFO location
Patent Number: 6,957,309

Inventors: Gupta; Sandeep K. (Alviso, CA)
Title: MOSFET well biasing scheme that mitigates body effect
Patent Number: 6,956,434

Inventors: Ha; Ho-Jin (Seoul, KR), Cha; Sang-Chang (Hwaseong-si, KR), Han; Woo-jin (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for effectively compressing motion vectors in multi-layer structure
Patent Number: 8,559,520

Inventors: Haaber; Jakob Brandt Borup (Copenhagen, DK), Moineau; Sylvain (Quebec, CA), Hammer; Karin (Rungsted Kyst, DK)
Title: Phage resistance
Patent Number: 8,557,313

Inventors: Haake; Albrecht (Zurich, CH), Dual; Jurg (Zumikon, CH)
Title: Method for positioning small particles in a fluid
Patent Number: 7,601,267

Inventors: Hachkowski; M. Roman (Ridgefield, CT), Cox; Charles D. (Sandy Hook, CT)
Title: Hinge assembly for deploying the petals of a sectored mirror of an optical space telescope
Patent Number: 6,956,696

Inventors: Haehn; Steven L. (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Secure, stable on chip silicon identification
Patent Number: 7,603,637

Inventors: Hago; Wilson (Camarillo, CA), Lorkovic; Ivan Marc (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Cathode for metal-air rechargeable battery
Patent Number: 8,557,449

Inventors: Hahn-Carlson; Dean W. (Lilydale, MN)
Title: Transaction processing with core and distributor processor implementations
Patent Number: 8,560,439

Inventors: Hahn; Thilo (Dettelbach, DE), Nagler; Kurt Georg (Zell/Main, DE), Schaede; Johannes Georg (Wurzburg, DE), Wagner; Peter Eugen (Grunsfeld, DE)
Title: Stacking device for a machine for processing sheets and method for stacking sheets in one such machine
Patent Number: 6,957,943

Inventors: Haley, III; John W. (Providence, RI)
Title: Wastewater trickle tower with curtain(s)
Patent Number: 6,955,275

Inventors: Hall; Barbara A. (Endwell, NY), Murdock; John A. (Apalachin, NY), Ngai; Agnes Y. (Endwell, NY), Westermann; Edward F. (Endicott, NY)
Title: Precise bit control apparatus with look-ahead for MPEG encoding
Patent Number: 6,956,899

Inventors: Hall; David R. (Provo, UT), Shumway; Jim (Provo, UT)
Title: System for steering a drill string
Patent Number: 7,600,586

Inventors: Hall; Robert A. (Richardson, TX), Kolecki; Stephen P. (Richardson, TX)
Title: Buffer status in an asymmetrical gap environment
Patent Number: 6,957,246

Inventors: Halligan; Brian D. (Wauwatosa, WI), Dratz; Edward A. (Bozeman, MT)
Title: Peptide identification
Patent Number: 7,603,240

Inventors: Halliyal; Arvind (Cupertino, CA), Ngo; Minh Van (Fremont, CA)
Title: Laser thermal annealing method for forming semiconductor low-k dielectric layer
Patent Number: 6,955,997

Inventors: Hallworth; Gerald Wynn (Ware, GB)
Title: Inhalation composition containing lactose pellets
Patent Number: 6,955,824

Inventors: Halt, Jr.; Gerald B. (Media, PA)
Title: Advanced internet interface providing user display access of customized webpages
Patent Number: 7,603,382

Inventors: Hamada; Mototsugu (Yokohama, JP), Nishikawa; Tsuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Furusawa; Toshiyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device
Patent Number: 7,602,211

Inventors: Hamer; Douglas Taylor (Greenville, SC)
Title: Bottle cap with combination lock
Patent Number: 7,600,648

Inventors: Hammond; David A. (Tinton Falls, NJ)
Title: Emergency relief system
Patent Number: 6,957,738

Inventors: Hammond; Richard P. (Boise, ID)
Title: Apparatus and method for enabling a briefcase to carry a supplemental bag
Patent Number: 7,600,620

Inventors: Han; Byung Wook (Incheon, KR), Cho; Joon Ho (Gyeongsangbuk-do, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus of improving capacity of channel
Patent Number: 8,559,880

Inventors: Han; Dae-Sung (Hwasung, KR), Han; Yong-Woon (Kunpo, KR), Kang; Han-Seong (Suwon, KR), Yeo; Joo-Yong (Suwon, KR), Jang; Seong-Deog (Suwon, KR)
Title: Microwave oven having a projection door which extends a cooking chamber of the microwave oven
Patent Number: 6,956,191

Inventors: Han; Sang-Ho (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Keypad backlighting of mobile terminal
Patent Number: 6,956,561

Inventors: Han; Shu-Jen (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Valdes Garcia; Alberto (Hartsdale, NY)
Title: Transistor device with reduced gate resistance
Patent Number: 8,557,643

Inventors: Hanaoka; Terunao (Suwa, JP)
Title: Wiring board having interconnect pattern with land, and semiconductor device, circuit board, and electronic equipment incorporating the same
Patent Number: 6,958,527

Inventors: Hanawa; Masanori (Kofu, JP)
Title: Optical communication system, optical transmitter, optical receiver and methods, and correlators used therefor
Patent Number: 8,559,820

Inventors: Haneda; Terumasa (Yokohama, JP), Matsushita; Hiroshi (Wakoh, JP), Takamatsu; Makoto (Yokohama, JP), Hanaoka; Yuji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Packet transmitting/receiving method and apparatus for computer system
Patent Number: 6,957,273

Inventors: Hann; Richard Anthony (Ipswich, GB), Stephenson; Ian (Essex, GB), Martino; Anthony Joseph (Suffolk, GB), Beck; Nicholas Clement (Essex, GB)
Title: Thermal transfer printing
Patent Number: 8,557,355

Inventors: Hanood; Scott T. (Malvern, OH)
Title: Self-adjusting alarm system
Patent Number: 6,956,473

Inventors: Hanson; Reed David (Chaska, MN), Wilson; Nathaniel Boyd (Edmond, OK), Morris; John Christopher (Eden Prairie, MN), Zirps; Thomas Christopher (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Fractional-rate feedforward RRO compensator
Patent Number: 6,956,711

Inventors: Hanssen; Steven A. (San Jose, CA), Shen; Jr-Yi (Sunnyvale, CA), Sullivan; James F. (San Jose, CA), Quach; Hung H. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Card-through-connector fastener for reducing connector distortion
Patent Number: 7,601,026

Inventors: Hansson; Einar (Munich, DE)
Title: Clock and data recovery circuit
Patent Number: 6,956,921

Inventors: Happ; Thomas (Tarrytown, NY), Schwerin; Ulrike Gruening-von (Munchen, DE), Philipp; Jan Boris (Peekskill, NY)
Title: Integrated circuit having resistive memory cells
Patent Number: 7,601,995

Inventors: Hardin; Danny (Paragon, IN)
Title: System and method for receiving user-specific information over digital radio
Patent Number: 8,559,922

Inventors: Hardin; Yulin (Hopkinton, MA), Herchen; Stephen Robert (Plymouth, MA), Schuh; Dana Frederic (Windham, NH), Vetterling; William T. (Lexington, MA), Young; Michael Armour (Natick, MA), Telfer; Stephen J. (Arlington, MA), Liu; Chien (Wayland, MA)
Title: Optical disc with thermally-printable surface
Patent Number: 8,557,361

Inventors: Harding; Ryan Kingsley (Bexhill on Sea, GB)
Title: Means of suppression of non-Bragg side modes
Patent Number: 6,956,877

Inventors: Harrer; Stefan (New York, NY), Polonsky; Stanislav (Putnam Valley, NY), Ketchen; Mark B. (Hadley, MA), Ott; John A. (Greenwood Lake, NY)
Title: Semiconductor devices having nanochannels confined by nanometer-spaced electrodes
Patent Number: 8,558,326

Inventors: Harrison; Ronnie M. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method and apparatus for generating a phase dependent control signal
Patent Number: 7,602,876

Inventors: Hart; Colin R. (Klive, IA), Welborn; Kenneth M. (Charlottesville, VA)
Title: Method and apparatus for buffering a flow of objects
Patent Number: 6,957,941

Inventors: Hart; Donald Ralph (Irvine, CA), Lin; Shawmo Edmund (Mission Viejo, CA)
Title: Method for capturing a physically consistent mirrored snapshot of an online database from a remote database backup system
Patent Number: 6,957,221

Inventors: Hart; Robert T. (Eatonton, GA)
Title: Coaxial inductor and dipole EH antenna
Patent Number: 6,956,535

Inventors: Hartmann; Detlef (Bamberg, DE), Benz; Andreas (Bamberg, DE)
Title: Method for applying a pin on an electrode base body
Patent Number: 8,558,440

Inventors: Hasecke; Guido (Sattelstat, DE), Hasecke; Heinrich (Sattelstat, DE)
Title: Floor or wall covering from ceramics, wood, plastic, natural or artificial stone, and a tile or panels used for the same
Patent Number: 6,958,182

Inventors: Hasegawa; Yoshiaki (Katano, JP), Shimamoto; Toshitaka (Matsubara, JP), Sugahara; Gaku (Nara, JP)
Title: Method for fabricating semiconductor light emitting device
Patent Number: 6,958,493

Inventors: Hashiguchi; Akihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Okamoto; Kazuhisa (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Sheet member positioning device
Patent Number: 6,955,350

Inventors: Hashimoto; Keiichi (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory devices with charge traps
Patent Number: 7,602,012

Inventors: Hashimoto; Mikio (Kanagawa, JP), Haruki; Hiroyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Authenticated process switching on a microprocessor
Patent Number: 7,603,566

Inventors: Hashimoto; Seiji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 6,956,605

Inventors: Hashimoto; Yoshihiro (Saitama, JP)
Title: Test apparatus, additional circuit and test board for calculating load current of a device under test
Patent Number: 8,558,559

Inventors: Hashimoto; Yoshihiro (Saitama, JP)
Title: Test apparatus, additional circuit and test board for judgment based on peak current
Patent Number: 8,558,560

Inventors: Hashimoto; Yusuke (Neyagawa, JP), Takada; Yuji (Kyoto, JP), Kurihara; Fumikazu (Nara, JP), Tsunesada; Fumi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Light detecting element and control method of light detecting element
Patent Number: 7,601,992

Inventors: Hashizume; Jiro (Toride, JP)
Title: Optical axis adjustment device, method for adjusting optical axis and projection-type display apparatus
Patent Number: 8,562,150

Inventors: Hassan; M. Hassan (Windermere, FL)
Title: Digital communication method and system
Patent Number: 8,559,825

Inventors: Hassett; Daniel J. (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Methods for treating bacterial respiratory tract infections in an individual using acidified nitrite
Patent Number: 8,557,300

Inventors: Hastings; Samuel J. (Crystal River, FL)
Title: Fish chum system and process for making same
Patent Number: 6,955,006

Inventors: Hasunuma; Masahiko (Yokohama, JP), Ito; Sachiyo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 6,958,542

Inventors: Hata; William Y. (Saratoga, CA), Pass; Christopher J. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Underfill for maximum flip chip package reliability
Patent Number: 6,956,165

Inventors: Hatada; Susumu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Fuel cell system and method for load following operation of the same
Patent Number: 8,557,463

Inventors: Hattori; Kazutaka (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Abnormality detection device for air-fuel ratio sensor
Patent Number: 6,957,563

Inventors: Hatzfield; Yves (Lille, FR), Frankard; Valerie Marie-Noelle (Brussels, BE), Droual; Anne-Marie (Lille, FR)
Title: Method for easy cloning and selection of chimeric DNA molecules
Patent Number: 6,955,882

Inventors: Haustein; Thomas (Potsdam, DE), Luo; Jijun (Munchen, DE), Schulz; Egon (Munchen, DE)
Title: Method for data transmission within a communication system, subscriber and communication system
Patent Number: 8,559,534

Inventors: Hawkins; Laura L. (Minneapolis, MN), Lein; Donna L. (Centerville, MN)
Title: Light display unit with fixture and light strand
Patent Number: 7,600,895

Inventors: Hayama; Takashi (Tsukuba, JP), Hayashi; Kyoko (Tsukuba, JP), Honma; Teruki (Tsukuba, JP), Takahashi; Ikuko (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Biarylurea derivatives
Patent Number: 6,958,333

Inventors: Hayosh; Thomas D. (Bloomfield Hills, MI)
Title: System and method of signal processing for use in reading data
Patent Number: 6,956,962

Inventors: Haze; Takayuki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing printed circuit board
Patent Number: 7,600,315

Inventors: He; Liang (Chongqing, CN), Jiang; Weiping (Chongqing, CN)
Title: Preparation of famciclovir and other purine derivatives
Patent Number: 7,601,835

Inventors: He; Wenzheng (Beijing, CN)
Title: Color-changing and multi-colored electroluminescent cable
Patent Number: 6,957,001

Inventors: He; Yongfeng (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Industrial automatic production method for sludge dewatering into a dry sludge powder and equipment thereof
Patent Number: 8,561,319

Inventors: Hedler; Harry (Regensburg, DE), Haimerl; Alfred (Sinzing, DE)
Title: Electronic component with flexible bonding pads and method of producing such a component
Patent Number: 6,956,287

Inventors: Hefti; Franz F. (Bernardsville, NJ), Skovronsky; Daniel M. (Glen Mills, PA), Carpenter, Jr.; Alan P. (Carlisle, MA)
Title: Radiopharmaceutical imaging of neurodegenerative diseases
Patent Number: 8,557,222

Inventors: Heggestad; Brent (Medicine Hat, CA)
Title: Blade installation tool
Patent Number: 6,957,804

Inventors: Heijnen; Wilhelmus Hubertus Paulus Maria (Velsen, NL), Pena; Maria Joao Ramos Correia Morato (Rijswijk, NL)
Title: Device for injecting a fluid into a formation
Patent Number: 6,955,216

Inventors: Heim; Jens (Bergrheinfeld, DE), Langer; Roland (Schwanfeld, DE), Niebling; Peter (Bad Kissingen, DE), Mock; Christian (Schweinfurt, DE)
Title: Mounting device with integrated torque measurement and device for the control of torque distribution
Patent Number: 8,560,196

Inventors: Heimann; Sigrid (Eppstein, DE), Keller; Dieter (Aschaffenburg, DE), Moser; Rainer (Idstein, DE), Pauer; Bernd (Eppstein, DE), Seibert; Bettina (Trebur, DE)
Title: Float for a fill level sensor
Patent Number: 7,600,425

Inventors: Heine; Gunter (Aptos, CA), Grantz; Alan Lyndon (Aptos, CA)
Title: Cartridge style fluid dynamic bearing with conical or spherical bearing elements
Patent Number: 6,955,471

Inventors: Heinz; William Emil (Wellington, NZ), Ehlen; Mathias Martin Ernest (Wellington, NZ)
Title: Antenna control system
Patent Number: 8,558,739

Inventors: Heise; Nyles (San Jose, CA), Vu; Hung M. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Interpolated just-in-time seek trajectories
Patent Number: 7,602,581

Inventors: Helferich; Richard J. (Encinitas, CA)
Title: System and method for delivering information to a transmitting and receiving device
Patent Number: 8,560,006

Inventors: Hendricksen; Michael (Menlo Park, CA), Bender; Theodore (Palo Alto, CA), Donohoe; Brendan M. (San Francisco, CA), Vargas; Jaime (Palo Alto, CA), Frazier; Andrew (Sunnyvale, CA), Yencho; Stephen (Menlo Park, CA), Hausen; Bernard (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Everter and threadthrough system for attaching graft vessel to anastomosis device
Patent Number: 6,955,679

Inventors: Hennemann; Ulrich (Traismauer, AT)
Title: Blow molding machine
Patent Number: 7,601,292

Inventors: Henningsen; Jimmy Ciesla (Holmegaard, DK)
Title: Coaxial connector with center conductor seizure
Patent Number: 6,955,562

Inventors: Henthorne; Gary R. (Vanzant, MO)
Title: Driving mechanism for remote control toy vehicle
Patent Number: 8,562,387

Inventors: Herges; Michael (Munich, DE), Roether; Friedbert (Cleebronn, DE), Steinberger; Juergen (Groebenzell, DE), Frank; Peter (Budapest, HU)
Title: Monitoring device for monitoring systems of a vehicle
Patent Number: 8,560,162

Inventors: Herle; Sudhindra Pundaleeka (Plano, TX)
Title: Apparatus and method for rendering web page HTML data into a format suitable for display on the screen of a wireless mobile station
Patent Number: 6,955,298

Inventors: Hermanson; Terry (New York, NY), Meng-Suen; Huang (Kowloon, HK)
Title: Sound device for enhancing gift packages, and method and system for marketing such device
Patent Number: 7,600,336

Inventors: Hermetter; Albin (Graz, AT), Oskolkova; Olga (Graz, AT)
Title: Optically detectable organophosphonates
Patent Number: 7,601,845

Inventors: Herrmann; Rafael (Wilmington, DE), Lu; Albert L. (Newark, DE), McCutchen; Billy F. (Clive, IA), Presnail; James K. (Avondale, PA), Rice; Janet A. (Wilmington, DE), Waine; Clement W. K. (Newark, DE)
Title: Insecticidal plant cyclotide with activity against homopteran insects
Patent Number: 7,601,810

Inventors: Herzig; Christian (Feichten, DE), Lautenschlager; Hans (Haiming, DE), Bloechl; Martina (Reut, DE)
Title: Alkenyl-functional siloxane copolymers as antimisting additives for silicone coating compositions
Patent Number: 6,956,096

Inventors: Hessel; Clifford (Rochester, NY)
Title: System and method for determining branch metrics using a polar indexed branch metric look-up table
Patent Number: 6,957,381

Inventors: Hettmann; Heinz (Schorndorf, DE), Linsbauer; Peter (Remshalden, DE)
Title: Intake arrangement for combustion air
Patent Number: 6,955,698

Inventors: Hidaka; Yasuaki (Edogawa-ku, JP), Iwasaki; Katsuhiko (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Polymer electrolyte membrane and fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,601,448

Inventors: Higham; Thomas B. (Hyannis, MA)
Title: Ornithopter
Patent Number: 7,600,712

Inventors: Higson; Paul James (Chellaston, GB)
Title: Mounting frames for holding electronic devices
Patent Number: 8,561,815

Inventors: Higuchi; Mitsuru (Saitama, JP), Ayame; Daisuke (Saitama, JP), Abe; Kazunori (Saitama, JP), Takeuchi; Shinji (Saitama, JP), Negishi; Keiichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Electronic endoscope for highlighting blood vessel
Patent Number: 6,956,602

Inventors: Higuchi; Takamitsu (Matsumoto, JP), Kijima; Takeshi (Matsumoto, JP), Ueno; Mayumi (Chino, JP)
Title: Piezoelectric film laminate and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,601,387

Inventors: Hildreth; Evan (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Manipulation of virtual objects using enhanced interactive system
Patent Number: 8,559,676

Inventors: Hilgendorf; Rolf (Austin, TX), Kuenzer; Jens (Leinfelden-Echterdingen, DE), Lichtenau; Cedric (Boeblingen, DE), Pflueger; Thomas (Leinfelden, DE), Recktenwald; Martin (Steinenbronn, DE), Schmid; Andreas (Karlsruhe, DE)
Title: Providing accurate time-based counters for scaling operating frequencies of microprocessors
Patent Number: 7,602,874

Inventors: Hill; Henry A. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Interferometric servo control system for stage metrology
Patent Number: 6,956,656

Inventors: Hill; Jonathan S. (Manchester, GB)
Title: Preparation of tetrakis [3-(3,5-di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxy phenyl) propionyl oxymethyl] methane
Patent Number: 7,601,862

Inventors: Hillman; Wesley LeRoy (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Integrated spiral certification head for media magnetic testing including PMR and LMR media
Patent Number: 8,559,122

Inventors: Hiltner, Jr.; Harry F. (Lady Lake, FL), Hiltner; Harry J. (Gallaway Turnpike, NJ)
Title: Golf club and golf pin stand
Patent Number: 6,955,609

Inventors: Himori; Tsuyoshi (Osaka, JP), Katsumata; Masaaki (Osaka, JP), Kondou; Toshikazu (Mie, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing circuit board
Patent Number: 8,561,294

Inventors: Hino; Hidehiko (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Vehicle with pneumatic tire and method for cooling tire in the vehicle
Patent Number: 8,562,023

Inventors: Hirano; Koichi (Osaka, JP), Yamashita; Yoshihisa (Kyoto, JP), Nakatani; Seiichi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Thermal conductive substrate and semiconductor module using the same
Patent Number: 6,958,535

Inventors: Hirata; Kei (Tokyo, JP), Ota; Norikazu (Tokyo, JP), Yamanaka; Noboru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Magnetic recording device, magnetic recording method and magnetic recording medium for shingle write scheme
Patent Number: 8,559,123

Inventors: Hirobe; Fumitake (Ushiku, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus capable of measuring an amount of adhered toner and controlling an image density
Patent Number: 8,559,835

Inventors: Hirokawa; Koichi (Tokyo, JP), Goto; Taiga (Tokyo, JP)
Title: X-ray CT apparatus
Patent Number: 7,602,880

Inventors: Hiroki; Tsutomu (Nirasaki, JP)
Title: Transfer device and semiconductor processing system
Patent Number: 8,562,275

Inventors: Hirota; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP), Kuboyama; Hideo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Speech output apparatus, speech output method, and program
Patent Number: 7,603,280

Inventors: Hirth; Antoine (Biesheim, FR), Eichhorn; Marc (Mannheim, DE)
Title: Device for generating laser radiation in the infrared
Patent Number: 7,602,821

Inventors: Hixon; William K. (Boise, ID)
Title: Tool with rotatable handle grip
Patent Number: 6,955,228

Inventors: Ho; Yiu Sing (Ma On Shan Shatin, HK), Fukaya; Hiroshi (Tai Koo Shing, HK), Yip; Kam Fung (Tuen Mun, HK), Yamaguchi; Satoshi (Kowloon, HK), Wang; Jeffery L. (Tai Po, HK), Chen; Can Hua (Dongguan, CN)
Title: Method of head stack assembly flexible circuit assembly attached to an actuator arm
Patent Number: 7,600,310

Inventors: Hoarau; Carine (Lafayette, CA), Li; Li (Milpitas, CA), Batchelder; Keith (San Francisco, CA), Campbell; Shannon E. (Oakland, CA)
Title: System and methods for optical sensing and drug delivery using microneedles
Patent Number: 8,560,059

Inventors: Hoffer; Bram Willem (Heidelberg, DE), Vo.beta.; Hartwig (Frankenthal, DE), Schwab; Ekkehard (Neustadt, DE), Rheude; Udo (Otterstadt, DE), Kaibel; Gerd (Lampertheim, DE), Haake; Mathias (Hong Kong Midlevels, HK), Eberhardt; Jan (Mannheim, DE), Karcher; Michael (Schwetzingen, DE)
Title: Process for continuous hydrogenation or hydrogenating amination
Patent Number: 8,557,985

Inventors: Hoffmann; Peter (Bergisch-Gladbach, DE)
Title: Cyclone separator with central built-in element
Patent Number: 6,957,740

Inventors: Hoffmann; Rayk (Friedrichshafen, DE)
Title: Automated multi-group transmission of a motor vehicle and method for operating an automated multi-group transmission
Patent Number: 8,561,493

Inventors: Holley, Jr.; James W. (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Nipple with multiple pinholes for baby bottle assembly
Patent Number: 6,957,744

Inventors: Hollis; Michael (Flanders, NJ), Hawkswell; Matthew (Blairstown, NJ), St Ours; Roger (Hopatcong, NJ), Carlucci; Donald (Sparta, NJ), Flyash; Boris (Wayne, NJ)
Title: Instrumented ballistic test projectile
Patent Number: 7,600,421

Inventors: Holur; Balaji S. (Plano, TX), Dantu; Ramanamurthy (Richardson, TX), Derrick; Charles J. (Plano, TX)
Title: Method and system for managing wireless bandwidth resources
Patent Number: 6,957,071

Inventors: Holzrichter; Douglas J. (Geneva, IL)
Title: Cigar or cigarette holder and shield
Patent Number: 7,600,517

Inventors: Hong; Alex (Kaohsiung, TW), Rong; Hong Yin (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Motor lubricant cycling system
Patent Number: 7,600,919

Inventors: Hong; Chia-Nan (Hsin-Chu, TW), Chang; Yi-Hua (Hsin-Chu Hsien, TW), Chang; Chin-Yi (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Semiconductor device for testing semiconductor process and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,603,598

Inventors: Hong; Lin (Monmouth Junction, NJ), Shen; Hong (Plainsboro, NJ), Qing; Shuping (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Object detection using cross-section analysis
Patent Number: 7,602,965

Inventors: Hong; Pil-Soon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Jung-In (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Hi-Kuk (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method of manufacturing a display substrate and method of manufacturing a display apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 8,557,620

Inventors: Hong; Weon Ki (Suwon-Shi, KR), Kim; Tae Heon (Yongin-Shi, KR)
Title: Spindle motor for optical disc player
Patent Number: 6,957,442

Inventors: Honobe; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Ohike; Hideaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Cleaning device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,603,052

Inventors: Hoppensteadt; Frank C. (Paradise Valley, AZ), Izhikevich; Eugene (San Diego, CA)
Title: Oscillatary neurocomputers with dynamic connectivity
Patent Number: 6,957,204

Inventors: Horak; David V. (Essex Junction, VT), Nogami; Takeshi (Albany, NY), Ponoth; Shom (Hopewell Junction, NY), Yang; Chih-Chao (Albany, NY)
Title: Integrated circuit line with electromigration barriers
Patent Number: 8,558,284

Inventors: Hori; Masaru (Nagoya, JP), Sato; Hiroaki (Tsukuba, JP), Toyoshima; Yasutake (Tsukuba, JP), Hiramatsu; Mineo (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Sample substrate for laser desorption ionization-mass spectrometry, and method and device both using the same for laser desorption ionization-mass spectrometry
Patent Number: 8,558,169

Inventors: Horiguchi; Tomoyuki (Otsu, JP), Mochizuki; Katsuhiko (Mishima, JP), Karasawa; Akira (Osaka, JP)
Title: Leather-like sheet and process for producing thereof
Patent Number: 7,601,656

Inventors: Horikoshi; Jun (Tano-gun, JP), Kimura; Tsuneo (Annaka, JP)
Title: Room temperature-curable, heat-conductive silicone rubber composition
Patent Number: 7,601,773

Inventors: Horn; David (Saratoga, CA), Vogdes; Chris (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Scavengers for reducing contaminants in liquid-filled LED bulbs
Patent Number: 8,558,436

Inventors: Hornig; Mathias (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Patient table
Patent Number: 7,600,280

Inventors: Horsky; Thomas N. (Boxborough, MA), Perel; Alexander S. (Danvers, MA), Loizides; William K. (Hollis, NH)
Title: Decaborane ion source
Patent Number: 6,958,481

Inventors: Horvitz; Eric J. (Kirkland, WA), Kadie; Carl M. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: System and method for defining, refining, and personalizing communications policies in a notification platform
Patent Number: 7,603,427

Inventors: Hosaka; Akira (Chiba-ken 260-0014, JP)
Title: Magnetic motor
Patent Number: 6,956,311

Inventors: Hoshino; Kazutomo (Ageo, JP), Kajino; Hitoshi (Ageo, JP), Idutsu; Yasuhisa (Omuta, JP), Horiuchi; Koushi (Omuta, JP)
Title: Jig for calcining electronic component
Patent Number: 7,601,442

Inventors: Houda; Saori (Kawasaki, JP), Rengakuji; Hideyuki (Koto-ku, JP)
Title: Register configuration control device, register configuration control method, and program for implementing the method
Patent Number: 8,558,841

Inventors: Houg; Todd C. (St. Francis, MN)
Title: Range finding audio system
Patent Number: 8,559,654

Inventors: Houghton; Raymond L. (Bothell, WA), Sleath; Paul R. (Seattle, WA), Persing; David H. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Compositions and methods for the therapy and diagnosis of breast cancer
Patent Number: 6,958,361

Inventors: Houle; Rejean (Tulare, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for removing solid debris from slurry processing system
Patent Number: 8,557,127

Inventors: House; Jamie Glen (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Devices for connecting catheter assembly to collection receptacle
Patent Number: 7,601,142

Inventors: Houston, Jr.; Edward J. (East Brunswick, NJ), Kovach; Kurt (Highlands, NJ), Crowe; Richard (Hazlet, NJ), Tropper; Seth (Marlboro, NJ), Epstein; Michael (Bedminster, NJ)
Title: Slot discharge non-thermal plasma apparatus and process for promoting chemical reaction
Patent Number: 6,955,794

Inventors: Hsieh; Jiang (Brookfield, WI), Sainath; Paavana (Oconomowoc, WI), Madine; James Watkins (Milwaukee, WI), Shaughnessy; Charles Hugh (Milwaukee, WI), Williams; Eugene Clifford (Waukesha, WI), Ikhlef; Abdelaziz (Waukesha, WI)
Title: Method and system for providing defective cell correction in a medical imaging device
Patent Number: 7,602,951

Inventors: Hsieh; Kuan-Hong (Guangdong, CN), Lin; Shi-Quan (Guangdong, CN), Wang; Han-Che (Guangdong, CN), Li; Xiao-Guang (Guangdong, CN)
Title: Touch sensing apparatus with differential signal source
Patent Number: 7,602,383

Inventors: Hsieh; Ming-Chih (Taipei Hsien, TW), Chao; Kuo-Sheng (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Communication circuit of serial peripheral interface devices
Patent Number: 7,603,501

Inventors: Hsu; Chia-Ling (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical fiber hub including optical booster amplifier
Patent Number: 8,559,822

Inventors: Hsu; Wen Yuan (Kaohsiung, TW), Lee; San Chi (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Air cleaner for engines
Patent Number: 6,955,697

Inventors: Hu; Li-Ming (Taipei, TW), Lu; Yu-Chun (Taipei, TW), Wang; Chih-Sheng (Taipei, TW), Huang; Shih-Chin (Taipei, TW)
Title: Adapter for communication device protective frame having back cover mobile power source and the protective frame
Patent Number: 8,560,014

Inventors: Hu; Yiqi (Jiangxi, CN)
Title: Method for determining chromium content in a tungsten matrix with added chromium or simultaneously added chromium and vanadium
Patent Number: 8,557,594

Inventors: Hu; Yuegang (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Dual gas source changeover valve and control cabinet and gas supply system
Patent Number: 8,561,630

Inventors: Huang; Chi-Ming (Beidou Township, Changhua County, TW), Hu; Je-Ping (Lujou, TW), Liou; Jian-Chiun (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Chia-Tai (Hsinchu, TW), Hsu; Fa-Yuan (Nantou, TW)
Title: Inkjet printhead and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,600,859

Inventors: Huang; Chun-Yao (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Cheng-Chung (Yilan Hsien, TW), Wang; Yu-Wu (Chu Pei, TW), Chen; Chen-Ming (Taichung, TW), Tseng; Huai-Yuan (Ping Jeng, TW)
Title: Thin film transistor structure for a field emission display and the method for making the same
Patent Number: 6,958,492

Inventors: Huang; Huang-Chou (Nankang Dist., Taipei, TW)
Title: Errorproof device in combination with a modular socket
Patent Number: 6,957,984

Inventors: Huang; Hung-Ming (Taipei, TW)
Title: Nail box of a nail driver
Patent Number: 6,957,757

Inventors: Huang; Sheng-Chang (Tainan, TW)
Title: Label to be attached on a plastic product formed in a mold and identifiable by a detecting device
Patent Number: 6,957,777

Inventors: Huang; Tai-Long (Fuhsing, Changhua, TW), Sung; Chou-Ho (Kuan-Miao, Tainan, TW)
Title: Carrier-positioning device for a vertical blind
Patent Number: 6,957,682

Inventors: Huang; Tao-Chen (Chang Hua City, TW)
Title: Structure for an application tip of a medium container for use in painting with such a medium
Patent Number: 6,955,492

Inventors: Huang; Wen-Huo (Hsinchu Hsien, TW)
Title: Rectification chip terminal structure
Patent Number: 6,958,530

Inventors: Huang; Wu-Song (Brewster, NY), Vyklicky; Libor (Yorktown Heights, NY), Varanasi; Pushkara Rao (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Developable bottom antireflective coating compositions especially suitable for ion implant applications
Patent Number: 8,557,501

Inventors: Huang; Yuming (Tainan City, TW)
Title: Safety food grinder
Patent Number: 7,600,706

Inventors: Huang; Yung-Lun (Taipei, TW)
Title: Apparatus for manufacturing light guide film
Patent Number: 8,561,568

Inventors: Huang; Zhonghua (Yuyao, CN), Tian; Yeqing (Yuyao, CN), Zou; Jiaming (Yuyao, CN), Zhu; Wenjiang (Yuyao, CN)
Title: Power adjustable wrench
Patent Number: 7,600,449

Inventors: Huber; Edgar (Hard, AT), Scheffknecht; Uwe (Hochst, AT)
Title: Arrangement having at least one movable furniture part
Patent Number: 7,602,135

Inventors: Huh; Hwang (Chungcheongbuk-do, KR)
Title: Semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 8,559,233

Inventors: Hujber; Frank (Mercerville, NJ)
Title: Restoration management system and method in a MPLS network
Patent Number: 6,956,822

Inventors: Hull; Jonathan J. (Cupertino, CA), Peairs; Mark (Menlo Park, CA), Cullen; John (Redwood City, CA), Baxter; Michael (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Automatic and transparent document archiving
Patent Number: 7,602,518

Inventors: Hung; Lin-Kai (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Hinge structure with a disc locking mechanism
Patent Number: 7,600,296

Inventors: Hunt; Galen C. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Dynamic classification of sections of software
Patent Number: 6,957,422

Inventors: Hunter, Sr.; Donald W. (Somerset, PA), Cerola; Joseph J. (Delray Beach, FL), Coplin; Allan (Fort Lauderdale, FL), Fowler; Reginald (Meridian, TX)
Title: Methods and devices for pumping fluid and performing surgical procedures
Patent Number: 6,958,058

Inventors: Hunter; Andrew Arthur (Bristol, GB), Cheatle; Stephen Philip (Bristol, GB)
Title: Image capture apparatus and method and method with a remote signaling device
Patent Number: 7,602,421

Inventors: Hunter; Joseph Richard Andrew (Eastleigh SO53 4NR, GB), Kulka; Andrew Dennis (Reigate RH2 8BT, GB)
Title: Oven
Patent Number: 7,601,932

Inventors: Hutchison; Gordon D. (Eastleigh, GB), McAllister; Cameron J. (Eastleigh, GB), Raw; Lucy (Winchester, GB), Smith; Bruce J. (Emsworth, GB)
Title: Incremental backup of source to target storage volume
Patent Number: 8,560,787

Inventors: Hutchison; Gordon D. (Eastleigh, GB), McAllister; Cameron J. (Eastleigh, GB), Raw; Lucy (Winchester, GB), Smith; Bruce J. (Emsworth, GB)
Title: Incremental backup of source to target storage volume
Patent Number: 8,560,790

Inventors: Huttner; Thomas (Marktoberdorf, DE), Wurzer; Helmut (Dresden, DE), Mahnkopf; Reinhard (Munchen, DE)
Title: SOI semiconductor configuration and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 6,958,282

Inventors: Huynh; John D. T. (Mays Landing, NJ)
Title: Methods of playing card games of strategy and chance
Patent Number: 8,561,992

Inventors: Hwang; Jung-Eun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for removing white noise in portable terminal
Patent Number: 8,559,652

Inventors: Hwang; Kwangil (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for determining the possibility of pattern recognition of time series signal
Patent Number: 7,603,274

Inventors: Hyde; Gregory Matthew (Menlo Park, CA), Landry; Christian Jason (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Markers for interventional devices in magnetic resonant image (MRI) systems
Patent Number: 6,957,098

Inventors: Iannicelli; Joseph (Brunswick, GA), Pechtin; Joseph (Brunswick, GA)
Title: Process for the manufacture of monobasic potassium phosphate
Patent Number: 7,601,319

Inventors: Ichii; Yoshitaka (Kadoma, JP), Hirata; Katsuhiro (Kadoma, JP), Arikawa; Yasushi (Kadoma, JP), Yamada; Tomio (Kadoma, JP), Yabuuchi; Hidekazu (Kadoma, JP), Inoue; Hiroki (Kadoma, JP)
Title: Linear oscillator
Patent Number: 6,958,553

Inventors: Ichimasa; Shoji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Capacitor strobe charging device utilizing current detection to determine malfunction, and strobe and camera using same
Patent Number: 6,957,017

Inventors: Igarashi; Masanori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and method for controlling the same
Patent Number: 8,562,090

Inventors: Ii; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, program, recording medium, and image editing method
Patent Number: 7,602,973

Inventors: Iijima; Hidemasa (Hiroshima, JP), Bando; Takasi (Hiroshima, JP), Iwata; Hirosi (Hiroshima, JP), Goto; Daisuke (Hiroshima, JP), Shinoda; Kotaro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Press for paper machine with smoothing press, and paper production method
Patent Number: 7,601,244

Inventors: Iizuka; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Takahashi; Tsukasa (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical transmission apparatus and fault detection method
Patent Number: 8,559,815

Inventors: Ikeda; Masao (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor light emitting device with stacked light emitting elements
Patent Number: 6,956,322

Inventors: Ikuta; Hiroaki (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Tomioka; Kazuhiko (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device including fuse element
Patent Number: 6,956,783

Inventors: Iles; Robert (Delafield, WI), Dietrich; Alan (Madison, WI), Wilcox; Steven (Delafield, WI), Wischstadt; Greg (Wales, WI), Thimmesch; David (Franklin, WI)
Title: Smart battery charging system for electrical generator
Patent Number: 8,558,512

Inventors: Illingworth; Lewis (Kensington, NH), Reinfeld; David (Englewood, NJ)
Title: Cannister and upright vortex vacuum cleaners
Patent Number: 6,957,472

Inventors: Imagawa; Seiji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Optical disc apparatus
Patent Number: 8,559,285

Inventors: Imai; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming method, image forming apparatus, and program
Patent Number: 8,559,024

Inventors: Imai; Kanako (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for creating analysis model for an elastomeric material member with a strong nonlinearity
Patent Number: 8,560,288

Inventors: Imai; Takao (Nara, JP)
Title: Satellite receiving converter and satellite receiving system
Patent Number: 6,957,039

Inventors: Imaizumi; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP), Asano; Toyofumi (Saitama, JP), Shinmoto; Masaki (Saitama, JP)
Title: Polyamide resin-containing varnish and its use
Patent Number: 6,956,100

Inventors: Imamiya; Susumu (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Method and system for producing unvulcanized-rubber/steel-wire composites
Patent Number: 6,958,102

Inventors: Inget; Ronald (Mobile, AL)
Title: Hitch receiver mounted tailgate ramp
Patent Number: 8,561,238

Inventors: Inoue; Kaoru (Tokyo, JP), Takagi; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device, wireless terminal device, and wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,559,399

Inventors: Inoue; Kazumasa (Chiba, JP), Yonezawa; Toshio (Chiba, JP), Mitsui; Kenrou (Chiba, JP), Kojima; Masarou (Chiba, JP), Kinoshita; Mitsuo (Aichi, JP), Inagaki; Junji (Aichi, JP), Tamaki; Shinji (Aichi, JP), Miura; Toyoji (Aichi, JP)
Title: Multi-functional admixtures for concrete
Patent Number: 7,601,770

Inventors: Inoue; Kazunori (Kawasaki, JP), Matsuda; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP), Inoue; Shogo (Kawasaki, JP), Mi; Xiaoyu (Kawasaki, JP), Kimura; Jyouji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Elastic wave device and manufacturing method of the same
Patent Number: 7,602,262

Inventors: Inoue; Masugi (Tokyo, JP), Hasegawa; Mikio (Tokyo, JP), Mahmud; Khaled (Tokyo, JP), Murakami; Homare (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wireless communications system
Patent Number: 7,603,594

Inventors: Inoue; Satoshi (Saitama, JP), Yoshida; Yuta (Saitama, JP), Hashimoto; Naoto (Tochigi, JP), Takishima; Suguru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical information recording/reproducing optical system and optical information recording/reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,559,290

Inventors: Insa; Jose Francisco Gomez (Xeresa, ES)
Title: Molding profile and molding profile assembly
Patent Number: 8,561,369

Inventors: Inui; Mihoko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Controlling image processing for data transmission
Patent Number: 8,559,064

Inventors: Inui; Tetsuro (Yokohama, JP), Mori; Kunihiko (Yokosuka, JP), Tamura; Kohichi Robert (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Chirp measurement apparatus
Patent Number: 6,958,467

Inventors: Irie; Yoshinori (Osakasayama, JP), Shiraishi; Hiroaki (Izumi, JP), Shahana; Satoshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Adjusting apparatus for a bicycle brake control device
Patent Number: 6,957,597

Inventors: Irie; Yutaka (Yokohama, JP), Morohoshi; Toshihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Video processing device, video processing method and recording medium
Patent Number: 8,558,877

Inventors: Irvin; David J. (Ridgecrest, CA), Mason; Mark H. (Inyokern, CA), Hollins; Richard (Ridgecrest, CA)
Title: One-pot process for making di-functional di-tetrazole diols to produce tetrazole based polymers
Patent Number: 7,601,747

Inventors: Irwin, Jr.; Kenneth E. (Dawsonville, GA), Streeter; Gary R. (Andover, MA)
Title: Electronic gaming devices
Patent Number: 8,562,411

Inventors: Ise; Makoto (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image sensing apparatus and control method therefor, and image processing apparatus and reduction method
Patent Number: 8,558,934

Inventors: Ishibashi; Hiroyuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Connector substrate and speaker input terminal connection structure
Patent Number: 7,601,016

Inventors: Ishida; Tomohito (Suntoh-gun, JP)
Title: Unit for tone-processing image data using screen pattern with different screen angles for toners of same hue and different density
Patent Number: 7,603,064

Inventors: Ishige; Shingo (Tochigi, JP), Tajima; Yukio (Tochigi, JP), Miyazaki; Masanobu (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Electric power steering device
Patent Number: 8,561,753

Inventors: Ishiguro; Kazuhisa (Gunma, JP)
Title: Power amplifier and its idling current setting circuit
Patent Number: 7,602,248

Inventors: Ishihara; Hidenori (Hamamatsu, JP), Tsuda; Hirokazu (Toyohashi, JP), Kato; Kenji (Kariya, JP), Nimura; Kazuo (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Foreign material detector for sliding door and detecting method thereof
Patent Number: 6,955,079

Inventors: Ishihara; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing method, image processing apparatus, image output apparatus and storage medium
Patent Number: 6,956,584

Inventors: Ishii; Kazunori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image-taking apparatus and focus control program for image-taking apparatus
Patent Number: 7,602,435

Inventors: Ishimoto; Manabu (Chiryu, JP), Ishizaki; Keisuke (Nishio, JP)
Title: Vehicular seat
Patent Number: 8,562,072

Inventors: Ishizaki; Sunao (Ebina, JP)
Title: Piezoelectric head inspection device and droplet jetting device
Patent Number: 7,600,845

Inventors: Ishizuka; Ko (Saitama, JP)
Title: Diffraction grating interference system encoder for detecting displacement information
Patent Number: 6,958,469

Inventors: Isono; Hiroshi (Toyota, JP), Mizutani; Yasuji (Susono, JP), Yamamoto; Takayuki (Aichi-gun, JP)
Title: Device for detecting abnormalities in tire force sensor data
Patent Number: 7,603,247

Inventors: Ito; Akio (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image processing system, apparatus, method, and storage medium storing a computer program, for combining image data using multiple devices
Patent Number: 7,602,516

Inventors: Ito; Katsuhiko (Saitama, JP), Koyama; Shinya (Saitama, JP)
Title: Powertrain unit with compact dipstick
Patent Number: 6,957,532

Inventors: Ito; Koichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, controlling method for same, and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,559,042

Inventors: Ito; Norio (Chiba, JP), Hasegawa; Shinya (Chiba, JP), Kusao; Hiroshi (Chiba, JP), Katata; Hiroyuki (Chiba, JP), Aono; Tomoko (Chiba, JP)
Title: Image encoder and image decoder
Patent Number: 6,956,974

Inventors: Ito; Takayuki (Hino, JP), Miyamoto; Hidenori (Saitama, JP), Nasu; Toru (Tokyo, JP), Kawano; Shikiko (Funabashi, JP)
Title: Communication system with primary device and standby device to prevent suspension of service of the system
Patent Number: 7,603,423

Inventors: Iverson; Vaughn S. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing a location based appliance personality
Patent Number: 6,957,075

Inventors: Iwakaji; Yoko (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Hirota; Jun (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Yabuki; Moto (Tokyo, JP), Kai; Wakana (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Ishida; Hirokazu (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Mizushima; Ichiro (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,558,354

Inventors: Iwami; Satoshi (Kobe, JP)
Title: Golf ball
Patent Number: 6,955,614

Inventors: Iwamoto; Kazuya (Sakai, JP), Oura; Takafumi (Hirakata, JP), Sonoda; Kumiko (Hirakata, JP), Hatazaki; Makino (Osaka, JP), Yoshizawa; Hiroshi (Hirakata, JP), Nakanishi; Shinji (Hirakata, JP)
Title: Non-aqueous electrochemical apparatus
Patent Number: 6,958,198

Inventors: Iwamura; Takahiro (Nishio, JP)
Title: Communication system having plurality of nodes sharing a common cipher key, cipher key dispatching apparatus for use in the system, and anti-theft apparatus utilizing information derived from cipher key utilization
Patent Number: 7,602,915

Inventors: Iwasaki; Jin (Ebina, JP), Tanaka; Koya (Ebina, JP)
Title: Image formation apparatus with residue toner charging section with nonwoven fabric
Patent Number: 7,603,058

Inventors: Iwata; Yasuki (Kariya, JP)
Title: Sharing charging system
Patent Number: 8,558,505

Inventors: Jabri; Marwan A. (Tiburon, CA), Raad; Mohamad (Cringila, AU), Jack; David (Fairford, GB), Kenrick; Brody (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for the adaptation of multimedia content in telecommunications networks
Patent Number: 8,560,729

Inventors: Jackson; Michael (Las Vegas, NV), Braden; Robert (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Exercise apparatus
Patent Number: 7,601,101

Inventors: Jackstell; Ralf (Cuxhaven, DE), Klein; Holger (Rostock, DE), Beller; Matthias (Nienhagen, DE), Wiese; Klaus-Diether (Haltern am See, DE), Borgmann; Cornelia (Recklinghausen, DE)
Title: Process for hydroformylating an olefin
Patent Number: 6,956,133

Inventors: Jacob; Karl (Tiburon, CA), Halstead; Mark (Auckland, NZ)
Title: Automated layout and design for recording text and images in any of disparate three-dimensional objects
Patent Number: 8,559,052

Inventors: Jacobsen; Stephen C. (Salt Lake City, UT), Olivier; Marc (Sandy, UT)
Title: Rapid response power conversion device
Patent Number: 6,957,631

Inventors: Jacobsen; Stephen C. (Salt Lake City, UT), Olsen; Shane (Farmington, UT), Olivier; Marc X. (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Micro motor
Patent Number: 8,558,489

Inventors: Jacobson; Arnold P. (Carbondale, CO), Jacobson; Chi Chi L. (Carbondale, CO)
Title: Forced hot air windshield wiper system
Patent Number: 6,954,965

Inventors: Jacobson; David L. (Oakton, VA)
Title: Concurrent two-phase completion genetic algorithm system and methods
Patent Number: 7,603,325

Inventors: Jakubowski; Peter (Huntington Beach, CA)
Title: Hand portable monitoring device for monitoring personnel presence at a location
Patent Number: 6,956,474

Inventors: Janson; David (Plymouth, MI), Baldwin; Reid (Howell, MI), Hoffman; Donald E. (Canton, MI)
Title: Ranged dual clutch transmission for motor vehicles
Patent Number: 6,958,028

Inventors: Janzen; Jeffery W (Boise, ID)
Title: Configurable inputs and outputs for memory stacking system and method
Patent Number: 7,602,630

Inventors: Janzen; Jeffrey W. (Boise, ID)
Title: Configurable inputs and outputs for memory stacking system and method
Patent Number: 8,559,238

Inventors: Jarek; Mathias (Northeim, DE), Balbinot; Domenico (Osterode am Harz, DE)
Title: Thermally ablatable lithographic printing plate precursors
Patent Number: 8,557,504

Inventors: Jeanguenat; Andre (Basel, CH), O'Sullivan; Anthony (Basel, CH), Muehlebach; Michael (Basel, CH), Trah; Stephan (Basel, CH), Hall; Roger Graham (Basel, CH)
Title: Cyano anthranilamide insecticides
Patent Number: 7,601,743

Inventors: Jeffries; Walter B. (Cloverdale, OR), Hauth; Tyler D. (Cloverdale, OR), Jeffries; Sarah M. (Cloverdale, OR)
Title: Drum head securement device
Patent Number: 6,956,159

Inventors: Jeffryes; Benjamin Peter (Histon, GB)
Title: Method of seismic surveying
Patent Number: 7,602,670

Inventors: Jen; Kwan-Yue (Kenmore, WA), Dalton; Larry R. (Silverdale, WA), Ma; Hong (Seattle, WA)
Title: Nonlinear optical compounds and related macrostructures
Patent Number: 7,601,849

Inventors: Jennas, II; Paul A. (Tucson, AZ), Juarez; Larry (Tucson, AZ), Montgomery; David (Costa Mesa, CA), Sorenson; Todd C. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Synchronous extent migration protocol for paired storage
Patent Number: 8,560,792

Inventors: Jennas, II; Paul A. (Tucson, AZ), Juarez; Larry (Tucson, AZ), Montgomery; David (Costa Mesa, CA), Sorenson; Todd C. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Synchronous extent migration protocol for paired storage
Patent Number: 8,560,793

Inventors: Jenson; Mark L. (Zimmerman, MN), Klaassen; Jody J. (Minneapolis, MN), Sullivan; Jim (Fairport, NY)
Title: Active wireless tagging system on peel and stick substrate
Patent Number: 7,603,144

Inventors: Jeon; Hee-Seog (Hwaseong-si, KR), Han; Jeong-Uk (Suwon-si, KR), Kwon; Hyok-Ki (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Semiconductor device and methods for forming the same
Patent Number: 7,602,004

Inventors: Jessell; Thomas M. (Bronx, NY), Briscoe; James (London, GB), Ericson; Johan (Hasselby, SE)
Title: Homeodomain protein code specifying progenitor cell identify and neuronal fate in the ventral neural tube
Patent Number: 6,955,802

Inventors: Jhoney; Albee (Bangalore, IN), Ramakrishnan; Umasuthan (Bangalore, IN), Vellal; Dattatreya S. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Determining and conveying user availability
Patent Number: 8,560,487

Inventors: Jiang; Min (Ann Arbor, MI), Harter; Donald J. (Ann Arbor, MI), Sucha; Gregg D. (Manchester, MI), Fermann; Martin E. (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Resonant fabry-perot semiconductor saturable absorbers and two photon absorption power limiters
Patent Number: 6,956,887

Inventors: Jin; Hong (Cupertino, CA), Liu; Bin (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Methods and compositions for increasing replication capacity of an influenza virus
Patent Number: 7,601,356

Inventors: Jo; Han Chul (Kyungki-do, KR), Choi; Won Tae (Kyungki-do, KR), Kim; Chang Hyun (Kyungki-do, KR), Kang; Jin Yong (Kyungki-do, KR), Kwon; Oh Jo (Kyungki-do, KR), Jeong; Ha Woong (Inchun, KR)
Title: Method for searching for dip angle using tilt-compensated electronic compass
Patent Number: 6,957,156

Inventors: Jobling; Stephen A. (Huntingdon, GB), Safford; Richard (Bedfordshire, GB)
Title: Nucleic acids from cassava encoding starch branching enzyme II (SBEII) and their use
Patent Number: 6,956,148

Inventors: Johansson; Stefan (Vasteras, SE)
Title: Displaceable attachment
Patent Number: 8,561,246

Inventors: Johnson, Jr.; Howard E. (Kennesaw, GA)
Title: Earth loop installation with sonic drilling
Patent Number: 6,955,219

Inventors: Johnson; Catherine D. (Dublin, OH)
Title: Method for controlling body weight in estrogen-insufficient women
Patent Number: 7,601,370

Inventors: Johnson; Christopher S. (Meridian, ID)
Title: Dynamically setting burst length of memory device by applying signal to at least one external pin during a read or write transaction
Patent Number: 7,603,493

Inventors: Johnson; Richard (San Diego, CA)
Title: Illuminated novelty confection
Patent Number: 6,955,450

Inventors: Johnston; Steven W. (Portland, OR), Spurgin; Kerry (Portland, OR), Peterson; Brennan L. (Portland, OR)
Title: Atomic layer deposited tantalum containing adhesion layer
Patent Number: 7,601,637

Inventors: Joines; William Thomas (Durham, NC)
Title: Microwave system and method for controling the sterlization and infestation of crop soils
Patent Number: 7,601,936

Inventors: Jones; Kirk (Fallbrook, CA)
Title: Quick connect assembly for ATV implements
Patent Number: 7,600,594

Inventors: Jones; M. Kelly (Vancouver, CA)
Title: Interactive personal surveillance and security (IPSS) system
Patent Number: 8,559,914

Inventors: Jordy; George (Hopewell Junction, NY), Blum; Gregory (Lagrangeville, NY)
Title: Circuits, systems, and methods for a voltage controlled oscillator with coarse, fine, and center tuning
Patent Number: 7,602,258

Inventors: Joshi; Sameer A. (Norristown, PA), Surianarayanan; Ananthakrishnan (Lansdale, PA), Liu; Chia-Hsiang (Northville, MI)
Title: Method for estimating clutch engagement parameters in a strategy for clutch management in a vehicle powertrain
Patent Number: 7,603,219

Inventors: Jou; Shyh-Jye (Chung-Li, TW), Wang; Hui-Hsuan (Chung-Li, TW)
Title: Reduced-width low-error multiplier
Patent Number: 6,957,244

Inventors: Jubran; Nusrallah (St. Paul, MN), Tokarski; Zbigniew (Woodbury, MN), Law; Kam W. (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Organophotoreceptor with a charge transport material having two azine groups
Patent Number: 6,955,869

Inventors: Juengling; Werner (Boise, ID), Lane; Richard H. (Boise, ID)
Title: Reverse metal process for creating a metal silicide transistor gate structure
Patent Number: 7,601,598

Inventors: Jung; Christopher C. (Mission Viejo, CA), Buck; Richard A. (Laguna Hills, CA)
Title: Apparatus for facilitating viewing by human eye
Patent Number: 6,956,616

Inventors: Jung; Hong-Jip (Seoul, KR)
Title: Memory card, memory card reader and memory card system
Patent Number: 8,560,751

Inventors: Jung; In-Kwon (Kyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Mounting structure for vehicle's upper radiator
Patent Number: 6,957,711

Inventors: Jung; Jin Hyo (Bucheon, KR)
Title: Method of fabricating split gate flash memory device
Patent Number: 6,958,274

Inventors: Jung; Jong-Wan (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Image sensor and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,601,580

Inventors: Jung; Ju-hwan (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jun-soo (Seoul, KR), Shin; Hyung-cheol (Seoul, KR), Hong; Seung-bum (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Semiconductor probe with high resolution resistive tip having doping control layer and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,602,202

Inventors: Jung; Kee-Ho (Suwon-si, KR), Jeong; Jae-Yong (Yongin-si, KR), Yoon; Chi-Weon (Seocho-gu, KR)
Title: Flash memory device and method for programming multi-level cells in the same
Patent Number: 7,602,650

Inventors: Jur; Arthur James (Greenwood, SC), Davis; Kevin Michael (Greenwood, SC), Brandt; Douglas Michael (Greenwood, SC), Faulkner; Mark Andre (Greenwood, SC), Harrison; Derek A. (Greenwood, SC)
Title: Positive locking, trigger grip, external operating handle assembly for network protector enclosures
Patent Number: 6,958,456

Inventors: Kabata; Yasuo (Kanagawa, JP), Yamashita; Katsuya (Tokyo, JP), Taniyama; Yoshihiro (Tokyo, JP), Tokumasu; Tadashi (Tokyo, JP), Kakiuchi; Mikio (Kanagawa, JP), Matsuyama; Koji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Rotary electric machine
Patent Number: 7,602,089

Inventors: Kadlec; Ron J. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Digital servo system with error signal integrity testing
Patent Number: 6,956,797

Inventors: Kagawa; Yoshihisa (Kanagawa, JP), Shimayama; Tsutomu (Kanagawa, JP), Kameshima; Takatoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,602,061

Inventors: Kai; Koichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Radar device for detecting a distance and relative speed of an object
Patent Number: 6,956,521

Inventors: Kajino; Isamu (Saitama, JP)
Title: Duct unit for air-conditioner
Patent Number: 6,957,670

Inventors: Kalika; Leonid (Santa Monica, CA), Berg; Alexander (Tarzana, CA), Abraham; Gabi (Oak Park, CA), Irani; Cyrus (Palos Verdes Estates, CA)
Title: Self-configuring, self-optimizing wireless local area network system
Patent Number: 8,559,410

Inventors: Kalina; Alexander I. (Hillsborough, CA)
Title: Process and power system utilizing potential of ocean thermal energy conversion
Patent Number: 8,561,406

Inventors: Kalina; Alexander I. (Hillsborough, CA)
Title: System and apparatus for complete condensation of multi-component working fluids
Patent Number: 7,600,394

Inventors: Kalish; Vincent (Annapolis, MD), Zhang; Jie (Ellicott City, MD), Xu; Weizheng (Ellicott City, MD), Li; Jia-He (Cockeysville, MD), Xing; Amy D. (San Diego, CA), Liu; Qun (Columbia, MD)
Title: Compounds, methods and pharmaceutical compositions for inhibiting PARP
Patent Number: 7,601,719

Inventors: Kameda; Hiroyuki (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Plasma jet ignition plug
Patent Number: 8,558,442

Inventors: Kameda; Toshitada (Kamogawa, JP)
Title: System for aiding to make medical care schedule, and program storage device readable by the system
Patent Number: 6,957,187

Inventors: Kamimura; Kenji (Hachioji, JP), Suga; Takeshi (Hino, JP)
Title: Optical measurement system, optical measurement apparatus, calibration member, and calibration method
Patent Number: 8,558,164

Inventors: Kanaev; Andrey V. (Lorton, VA), Murray-Krezan; Jeremy (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Spectral anomaly detection in deep shadows
Patent Number: 8,559,719

Inventors: Kanai; Hirofumi (Fukaya, JP)
Title: Information processing system and information processing method
Patent Number: 7,603,567

Inventors: Kanaka; Keiichi (Shizuoka, JP), Shiwaku; Toshio (Shizuoka, JP), Ohtake; Mineo (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Thermoplastic resin composition and molded object thereof
Patent Number: 6,956,072

Inventors: Kanda; Akihiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image blur correction apparatus mounted on optical equipment, and image pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 8,558,898

Inventors: Kandel; Daniel (Aseret, IL), Levinski; Vladimir (Nazareth-Ilit, IL), Adel; Michael (Zirchon Yaakov, IL), Seligson; Joel (Misgav, IL)
Title: Optical gain approach for enhancement of overlay and alignment systems performance
Patent Number: 7,602,491

Inventors: Kaneko; Kazue (Kawasaki, JP), Aizawa; Michio (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Speech recognition grammar creating apparatus, control method therefor, program for implementing the method, and storage medium storing the program
Patent Number: 7,603,269

Inventors: Kaneko; Koji (Ohmiya, JP)
Title: Adjusting mechanism for installation of plate-like members
Patent Number: 6,955,494

Inventors: Kanemitsu; Shiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Tabuchi; Kazuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Kawakami; Takaaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and camera module
Patent Number: 8,559,747

Inventors: Kang; Brian J (Closter, NJ)
Title: Method for providing a feedback-controlled exercise routine
Patent Number: 7,601,099

Inventors: Kangras; Ari (Stockholm, SE), Fischer; Sven (Nurnberg, SE)
Title: Calibration of positioning systems
Patent Number: 6,957,072

Inventors: Kannagi; Reiji (Nagoya, JP), Izawa; Mineko (Seto, JP), Muramatsu; Takashi (Nagoya, JP), Uchimura; Kenji (San Francisco, CA), Hosokawa; Hideaki (Suita, JP)
Title: Method of examining colon cancer and colon adenoma
Patent Number: 7,601,348

Inventors: Kao; Sun-Chueh (Hillsboro, NJ), Awe; Michael D. (Langhorne, PA)
Title: Bimetallic catalyst, method of polymerization and bimodal polyolefins therefrom
Patent Number: 8,557,935

Inventors: Karim; M. Ziaul (San Jose, CA), Moghadam; Farhad K. (Saratoga, CA), Salimian; Siamak (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for high-aspect-ratio gapfill using atomic-oxygen generation
Patent Number: 6,958,112

Inventors: Karl; Frederick T. (West Linn, OR), Karl; Brie G. (West Linn, OR), Dieter; William M. (Portland, OR)
Title: Personal hydration system
Patent Number: 7,600,656

Inventors: Karuru; Mallikarjuna Reddy (Hyderabad, IN), Gupta; Arun Kumar (Hyderabad, IN), Meenakshisunderam; Sivakumaran (Hyderabad, IN)
Title: Process for the preparation of Florfenicol
Patent Number: 7,601,869

Inventors: Kasboske; George (Hickory Hills, IL)
Title: Container for flowable material
Patent Number: 7,600,653

Inventors: Kashio; Eiji (Saitama, JP), Sugita; Yoshinobu (Saitama, JP)
Title: Apparatus for monitoring joints of articulated robot
Patent Number: 7,602,306

Inventors: Kashiwagi; Yusaku (Nirasaki, JP), Kagawa; Yoshihisa (Nirasaki, JP), Kawamura; Kohei (Nirasaki, JP), Chung; Gishi (Nirasaki, JP)
Title: Method for forming insulation film and apparatus for forming insulation film
Patent Number: 7,601,402

Inventors: Kataho; Hideaki (Kanagawa, JP), Okada; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Wada; Kenya (Tokyo, JP), Ichikawa; Hisayoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for pattern transfer, and annular recording medium
Patent Number: 7,600,993

Inventors: Kataoka; Kenichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Beam rotation angle detecting apparatus, rotation detecting apparatus and beam rotation angle detecting method
Patent Number: 6,958,468

Inventors: Katayama; Isao (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Processor and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,561,170

Inventors: Katayama; Rintaro (Fujisawa, JP), Tamaki; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Tomonori (Fujisawa, JP), Ishii; Hirotake (Yokohama, JP), Hayase; Shigenori (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Transmit power control method for reducing cellular interference in cellular radio communication system and radio base station device for implementing the same
Patent Number: 8,560,000

Inventors: Kato; Fumio (Moriguchi, JP), Tanigawa; Futoshi (Neyagawa, JP), Yuasa; Kohji (Chigasaki, JP)
Title: Nickel-metal hydride storage battery and assembly of the same
Patent Number: 6,958,200

Inventors: Kato; Naoki (Kodaira, JP), Arakawa; Fumio (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Microprocessor, network system and communication method
Patent Number: 7,602,779

Inventors: Katou; Toshikazu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Flip-chip semiconductor device with improved power pad arrangement
Patent Number: 7,602,058

Inventors: Katsuno; Motonari (Kyoto, JP), Miyagawa; Ryouhei (Mukou, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging device
Patent Number: 7,602,434

Inventors: Kawamura; Takeshi (Mishima, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus including replenishing operation for developer supply member
Patent Number: 8,559,833

Inventors: Kawamura; Teruo (Yokosuka, JP), Kishiyama; Yoshihisa (Yokosuka, JP), Higuchi; Kenichi (Saitama, JP), Sawahashi; Mamoru (Yokohama, JP)
Title: User apparatus, base station apparatus, and communication control method for controlling coverage area and data rate according to environments
Patent Number: 8,559,297

Inventors: Kawasaki; Koji (Okazaki, JP), Yamashita; Tsuyoshi (Anjo, JP)
Title: Electrically insulated switching element drive circuit
Patent Number: 6,956,427

Inventors: Kawashima; Takashi (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Relief printing plate precursor for laser engraving, process for making relief printing plate, and relief printing plate
Patent Number: 8,557,503

Inventors: Kawatoko; Norihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Tajika; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Fujita; Miyuki (Tokyo, JP), Konno; Yuji (Kanagawa, JP), Ogasahara; Takayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Edamura; Tetsuya (Kanagawa, JP), Maeda; Tetsuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Masuyama; Atsuhiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Ink jet printing apparatus and method of controlling temperature of head of ink jet printing apparatus
Patent Number: 6,957,880

Inventors: Keener; Steven G. (Trabuco Canyon, CA), Byrd; Norman R. (Villa Park, CA)
Title: Method for testing stress-relaxation properties of sealing materials
Patent Number: 6,955,092

Inventors: Kelekar; Rajesh (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Calibration of a chemical dispense system
Patent Number: 8,561,627

Inventors: Kelly; Robert John (Deerfield, IL)
Title: Parapet vent
Patent Number: 8,561,367

Inventors: Kerrigan; Brian Michael (Cary, NC), Muenkel; Gerard Francis (Raleigh, NC), Piper; Charles William (Burlington, NC), Trumbo; Brian Alan (Apex, NC)
Title: Handling system for use with a blade in a blade server system
Patent Number: 6,956,745

Inventors: Kerstetter, III; Randal Howard (Wadsworth, OH)
Title: Flame resistant polyolefin compositions and methods for making the same
Patent Number: 8,557,906

Inventors: Keshavan; Madapusi K. (The Woodlands, TX), Liang; Dah-Ben (The Woodlands, TX)
Title: Hardmetal for use in oil and gas drilling applications
Patent Number: 8,561,731

Inventors: Khanke; Satish Sharadrao (Andhra Pradesh, IN), Patil; Thrishul (Andhra Pradesh, IN)
Title: Method and system for indicating faults in an electricity meter
Patent Number: 8,558,531

Inventors: Kightly; Chris (San Diego, CA)
Title: Fuel recovery system and method
Patent Number: 8,561,658

Inventors: Kihara; Hiroki (Kawasaki, JP), Shimomura; Akihiko (Yokohama, JP), Inamoto; Tadayoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Liquid discharge head
Patent Number: 7,600,857

Inventors: Kijima; Yuuichi (Chosei, JP), Kaneko; Yoshiyuki (Hachioji, JP), Hirasawa; Shigemi (Chiba, JP), Sasaki; Susumu (Chiba, JP), Nakamura; Tomoki (Mobara, JP), Kawasaki; Hiroshi (Ooamishirasato, JP), Ishikawa; Jun (Mobara, JP)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 6,958,570

Inventors: Kikuchi; Takayuki (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Lens apparatus
Patent Number: 7,602,436

Inventors: Kim; Do-wan (Hwaseong-si, KR), Lee; Chul-woo (Seongnam-si, KR), Jeong; Ki-tag (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Head parking ramp for data storage device
Patent Number: 7,602,586

Inventors: Kim; Dong Ik (Bucheon, KR)
Title: Embedded type motorized blind device
Patent Number: 6,957,681

Inventors: Kim; Ey Yong (Daejeon, KR), Shin; Young Hwan (Daejeon, KR), Cho; Soon Jin (Chungcheongbuk-do, KR), Kim; Jong Yong (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Jin Seok (Chungcheongbuk-do, KR)
Title: Flip chip package and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,558,360

Inventors: Kim; Hyun-Ho (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Methods of fabricating ferroelectric capacitors having oxidation barrier conductive layers and lower electrodes disposed in trenches defined by supporting insulating layers
Patent Number: 7,601,548

Inventors: Kim; Hyung Hwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method for manufacturing alignment mark of semiconductor device using STI process
Patent Number: 6,958,280

Inventors: Kim; Hyung-kyoon (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method of and apparatus for recording data on a minimally blanked optical disc in an incremental recording mode and computer readable storage medium encoded with processing instructions performing the method
Patent Number: 7,602,685

Inventors: Kim; Ill-Soo (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Windshield wiper system activated by sensing rainwater
Patent Number: 6,958,585

Inventors: Kim; Jin Woo (Seoul, KR), Kim; Byoung Gill (Seoul, KR), Song; Won Gyu (Seoul, KR), Lee; Hyoung Gon (Seoul, KR), Choi; In Hwan (Seoul, KR)
Title: Transmitting/receiving system and method of processing broadcast signal in transmitting/receiving system
Patent Number: 8,559,564

Inventors: Kim; Jongyun (Yongin-si, KR), Choi; Byoungdeog (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Organic light emitting display and fabricating method thereof
Patent Number: 7,601,982

Inventors: Kim; Joon-Sung (Gyeonggi-do, KR), You; Ji-Yong (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Substrate having alignment marks and method of obtaining alignment information using the same
Patent Number: 7,602,072

Inventors: Kim; Ju Ho (Seoul, KR)
Title: Spindle motor
Patent Number: 8,562,221

Inventors: Kim; Ju-Yong (Suwon-si, KR), Park; Zin (Suwon-si, KR), Han; Ji-Seong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Reformer and fuel cell system having the same
Patent Number: 7,601,186

Inventors: Kim; Jun-Hyung (Seoul, KR), Lim; Geun-Hwi (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Jung-Won (Seoul, KR), Chang; Hong-Sung (Suwon-si, KR), Chang; Yong (Seongnam-si, KR), Park; Joon-Ho (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Method and system for handoff between base stations supporting multi-profile operation in BWA system
Patent Number: 7,603,121

Inventors: Kim; Myeong-Cheol (Aachen, DE)
Title: Interrupting use of frequency layer convergence scheme
Patent Number: 7,602,802

Inventors: Kim; Seung-Bong (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Precharging circuit and semiconductor memory device including the same
Patent Number: 8,559,254

Inventors: Kim; Si Han (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Woong Sun (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Stack package and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,558,380

Inventors: Kim; Sung Hyun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for forming the same
Patent Number: 8,557,660

Inventors: Kim; Tae Wook (Seoul, KR), Kim; Bonkee (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Lee; Kwyro (Daejon, KR)
Title: Differential amplifier circuit and mixer circuit having improved linearity
Patent Number: 7,602,227

Inventors: Kim; Tae-Jin (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Flat panel display
Patent Number: 8,558,784

Inventors: Kim; Yoonkee (Perry Hall, MD)
Title: Thermal cutoff fuse for arbitrary temperatures
Patent Number: 8,558,707

Inventors: Kim; Young-Sik (Yongin, KR)
Title: Optical recording and/or reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 6,956,811

Inventors: Kimura; Katsuhiko (Kasumigaura, JP), Senga; Junichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Optical pickup
Patent Number: 7,602,565

Inventors: Kimura; Kenji (Yokohama, JP), Fukuda; Kanako (Sakai, JP), Higo; Mutsuko (Toyonaka, JP), Miyake; Kunihito (Yamatokoriyama, JP)
Title: Polyurethane composition
Patent Number: 6,956,074

Inventors: Kimura; Tadao (Kobe, JP), Nakanishi; Toshiaki (Toyohashi, JP)
Title: Battery pack system
Patent Number: 6,955,859

Inventors: Kindlein; Johann (Adendorf, DE), Agterhuis; Evert Hendrik (Loenhout, BE), Gubbels; Godefridus Hendricus Maria (Helmond, NL), Simonis; Frank (Oirschot, NL)
Title: Miniature X-ray source device for effecting radiation therapy
Patent Number: 8,559,598

Inventors: King, Jr.; Robert L. (Gary, IN)
Title: Bathtub water level monitoring system
Patent Number: 6,956,486

Inventors: Kinlen; Patrick J. (Fenton, MO)
Title: Corrosion-responsive coating formulations for protection of metal surfaces
Patent Number: 7,601,280

Inventors: Kino; Yukio (Osaka, JP), Taketani; Hiroshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Dual wall tumbler
Patent Number: 8,561,825

Inventors: Kinoshita; Masahide (Shizuoka, JP), Yamaguchi; Seiji (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, developing unit and storage medium
Patent Number: 6,957,023

Inventors: Kinsman; Larry D. (Kuna, ID)
Title: Flip-chip image sensor packages
Patent Number: 6,956,295

Inventors: Kinstler; Olaf B. (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Title: N-terminally chemically modified protein compositions and methods
Patent Number: 6,956,027

Inventors: Kishi; Kazuhito (Kanagawa, JP), Matsusaka; Susumu (Kanagawa, JP), Kato; Yasuhisa (Kanagawa, JP), Amita; Akiyasu (Kanagawa, JP), Okamoto; Masami (Kanagawa, JP), Tsukioka; Yasutada (Chiba, JP), Takagi; Hiromasa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image formation apparatus and associated method of storing power
Patent Number: 7,603,049

Inventors: Kitagawa; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshihara; Hiroshi (Nagasaki, JP)
Title: Variable-resistance memory device with charge sharing that discharges pre-charge voltage of a selected bit line to share charge with unselected bit lines
Patent Number: 8,559,253

Inventors: Kitahara; Tsuyoshi (Nagano, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method of piezoelectric vibrator unit, manufacturing method of liquid jet head, piezoelectric vibrator unit, and liquid jet head
Patent Number: 6,955,421

Inventors: Kitahara; Tsuyoshi (Nagano, JP), Arai; Hiroshi (Nagano, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a piezoelectric vibration element for an inkjet recording head
Patent Number: 7,600,318

Inventors: Kitamura; Susumu (Osaka, JP), Satou; Masahiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Drying/washing machine
Patent Number: 6,954,995

Inventors: Kitayama; Takashi (Fujisawa, JP), Nagashima; Yuichiro (Yokohama, JP), Shobayashi; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Access environment construction system and method
Patent Number: 7,603,538

Inventors: Kitazawa; Daisuke (Otsu, JP), Yamamoto; Shuhei (Otsu, JP), Tsukamoto; Jun (Otsu, JP)
Title: Electron donating material, material for photovoltaic devices and photovoltaic device
Patent Number: 8,558,108

Inventors: Kitson; Fredrick L (Livermore, CA)
Title: Wireless link for car diagnostics
Patent Number: 6,956,501

Inventors: Klabisch; Adam (Dortmund, DE), Merten; Gerhard (Lunen, DE)
Title: Method for the mining of coal and coal planer installation
Patent Number: 7,600,822

Inventors: Kleihorst; Richard Petrus (Eindhoven, NL), Denissen; Adrianus Johannes Maria (Eindhoven, NL), Nieuwland; Andre Krijn (Eindhoven, NL), Benschop; Nico Frits (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Digital system and a method for error detection thereof
Patent Number: 8,560,932

Inventors: Klein; Ari (Flushing, NY), Tsividis; Yannis (New York, NY)
Title: Systems and methods for companding ADC-DSP-DAC combinations
Patent Number: 7,602,320

Inventors: Klemarczyk; Philp T. (Canton, CT), Brantl; Karen R. (West Springfield, MA), Messana; Andrew D. (Newington, CT)
Title: Cure accelerators for anaerobic curable compositions
Patent Number: 6,958,368

Inventors: Klingensmith; Marshall A. (New Kensington, PA), Ripepi; Mark A. (Harrison City, PA), Bhattacharyya; Rabindra K. (Export, PA), Burg; James T. (Verona, PA)
Title: Compliant fill tube assembly, fill tube therefor and method of use
Patent Number: 7,601,293

Inventors: Klitzner; Orrin Edward (Sparta, NJ)
Title: Universal battery charger for cellular telephones and other battery operated devices
Patent Number: 6,956,353

Inventors: Klostermann; Ulrich (Fontainebleau, FR), Park; Chanro (Samois sur Seine, FR), Raberg; Wolfgang (Fontainebleau, FR)
Title: Memory having cap structure for magnetoresistive junction and method for structuring the same
Patent Number: 7,602,032

Inventors: Klostermann; Ulrich (Munich, DE)
Title: Integrated circuits; methods for operating an integrating circuit; memory modules
Patent Number: 7,602,637

Inventors: Knapp; Mario (Miami, FL)
Title: Chemiluminescent application system
Patent Number: 8,562,160

Inventors: Knauseder; Franz (Wals, AT)
Title: Panels comprising interlocking snap-in profiles
Patent Number: 7,600,354

Inventors: Knepper; Margaret M. (Melbourne, FL), Fox; Kevin Lee (Palm Bay, FL), Frieder; Ophir (Chicago, IL)
Title: Method for re-ranking documents retrieved from a multi-lingual document database
Patent Number: 7,603,353

Inventors: Knox; Dick Lee (Claremore, OK)
Title: Motor bearing for submersible motors
Patent Number: 6,956,310

Inventors: Ko; Chih-Lien (Taichung, TW)
Title: Pneumatic continuous impact pulverizer
Patent Number: 8,561,927

Inventors: Kobayashi; Eisuke (Yokohama, JP), Yamada; Kazuhide (Sendai, JP), Yamaguchi; Seiichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Transmission output correcting apparatus
Patent Number: 6,956,432

Inventors: Kobayashi; Kuniyoshi (Oizumi-machi, JP), Busujima; Hiroki (Ota, JP), Kikuchi; Yasuhiro (Ota, JP), Tamaoki; Yuichi (Oizumi-machi, JP), Sugimoto; Shinji (Ota, JP), Sakurai; Tetsuo (Ota, JP)
Title: Culture apparatus
Patent Number: 8,557,572

Inventors: Kobayashi; Kyoko (Fujioka, JP), Ono; Makoto (Fujioka, JP), Fukai; Akira (Fujioka, JP), Koyama; Takao (Fujioka, JP), Nakamura; Hitoshi (Fujioka, JP), Omoto; Kei (Fujioka, JP), Koriki; Tadashi (Fujioka, JP)
Title: Refill for correction pen and refill unit
Patent Number: 7,600,938

Inventors: Kobayashi; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Maeda; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP), Yamaguchi; Kotaro (Tokyo, JP), Sunata; Jin (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Providing an album to a communication terminal via a network
Patent Number: 7,603,409

Inventors: Kobayashi; Yoshiyuki (Gunma, JP), Sakamoto; Noriaki (Gunma, JP), Takahashi; Kouji (Gunma, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing circuit device
Patent Number: 6,955,942

Inventors: Koch; Andrew T. (Rochester, MN), Lucke; Kyle A. (Oronoco, MN)
Title: Simplified DMA mappings for self-virtualizing input/output device virtual functions
Patent Number: 8,561,066

Inventors: Kodani; Kazuya (Kawasaki, JP), Takeda; Makoto (Kiyose, JP)
Title: Heatsink, heatsink assembly, semiconductor module, and semiconductor device with cooling device
Patent Number: 8,558,373

Inventors: Kodera; Masafumi (Tokyo, JP), Nakamura; Keisuke (Tokyo, JP), Tsuji; Koichiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Card connector allowing easy removal of a card after the card is ejected
Patent Number: 6,957,969

Inventors: Koga; Chizuru (Ebina, JP), Hosoi; Kiyoshi (Ebina, JP), Ogino; Takashi (Ebina, JP), Matsuda; Tsukasa (Ebina, JP)
Title: Recording paper and image recording method thereof
Patent Number: 7,600,868

Inventors: Koga; Yuzuru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing method, information processing program and information processing device
Patent Number: 8,560,555

Inventors: Kogan; Eugene (Rochester, NY), Ellis; Shawn (Farmington, NY), Hubbard; Mike (Williamson, NY)
Title: Communications device with a plurality of processors and compatibility synchronization module for processor upgrades and related method
Patent Number: 8,561,052

Inventors: Kohl; Bernhard (Constance, DE), Muller; Bernd (Constance, DE), Haag; Dieter (Lausen, DE), Simon; Wolfgang-Alexander (Constance, DE), Zech; Karl (Constance, DE), David; Michael (Stockach, DE), Von Richter; Oliver (Constance, DE), Huth; Felix (Constance, DE)
Title: Isotopically substituted proton pump inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,601,737

Inventors: Kohno; Tetsushi (Tokyo, JP), Kikuta; Masaya (Kanagawa, JP), Shimura; Norio (Kanagawa, JP), Nakano; Takeaki (Tokyo, JP), Kameda; Hirokazu (Kanagawa, JP), Endo; Masaaki (Tokyo, JP), Abe; Shigeki (Tokyo, JP), Kuchiki; Manabu (Kanagawa, JP), Echigo; Masanori (Kanagawa, JP), Yamaguchi; Munetaka (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus and method for printing an image
Patent Number: 6,955,413

Inventors: Koivunen; Pertti (Tampere, FI), Salminen; Pekka (Nokia, FI)
Title: Method for controlling a drilling sequence, a rock drilling apparatus and a computer programme to form a drilling sequence
Patent Number: 6,957,707

Inventors: Kojima; Manabu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 6,958,279

Inventors: Kokeguchi; Noriyuki (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Display element and driving method thereof
Patent Number: 7,602,543

Inventors: Kolattukudy; Pappachan E. (Orlando, FL), Deb; Chirajyoti (Oviedo, FL), Daniel; Jaiyanth (Orlando, FL)
Title: Targeting of long chain triacylglycerol hydrolase gene for tuberculosis treatment
Patent Number: 7,601,357

Inventors: Komar; Paul (Lexington, MA), Mehra; Maneesh (Westford, MA)
Title: Task management for changes to shared artifacts
Patent Number: 8,561,011

Inventors: Komatsu; Harunobu (Matsumoto, JP), Inoue; Keiichi (Suwa, JP), Teshima; Takashi (Shiojiri, JP), Ikuma; Ken (Suwa, JP)
Title: Toner manufacturing method, toner manufacturing apparatus, and toner
Patent Number: 7,601,477

Inventors: Komatsu; Hironori (Mobara, JP), Kouno; Toshiyuki (Mobara, JP), Tsuchiya; Katsutoshi (Mobara, JP)
Title: Method for purifying 5'-protected 2'-deoxypurine nucleosides
Patent Number: 6,958,391

Inventors: Komori; Sadaharu (Nagano, JP), Kato; Tsuyoshi (Nagano, JP), Goto; Tamotsu (Nagano, JP)
Title: Droplet discharge device and method for forming thin film
Patent Number: 8,561,570

Inventors: Komura; Kazufumi (Kasugai, JP), Kawamoto; Satoru (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device and control method thereof
Patent Number: 6,956,777

Inventors: Kondo; Koji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wireless LAN system making quality of communication improve and a communication method therefor
Patent Number: 7,602,759

Inventors: Kondo; Masao (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Musical performance data search system
Patent Number: 6,956,161

Inventors: Kondo; Nobukazu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for detecting metallic foreign matter and system for detecting metallic foreign matter
Patent Number: 6,958,603

Inventors: Kondo; Takeyuki (Hitachi, JP), Ito; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Okamoto; Naruyasu (Tokyo, JP), Sase; Yasunari (Tokyo, JP), Matsuo; Toshiaki (Mito, JP), Oka; Kenichiro (Mito, JP), Kamikawa; Masayuki (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Reaction process utilizing critical water
Patent Number: 8,558,035

Inventors: Koo; Chang-Soo (Melville, NY), Olesen; Robert Lind (Huntington, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for singular value decomposition of a channel matrix
Patent Number: 7,602,855

Inventors: Koo; Ja-Ho (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Kwon; Yeong-Hyeon (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Chung; Jae-Hoon (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Ihm; Bin-Chul (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Ko; Hyun-Soo (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for data communication through a coordinated multi-point transmission
Patent Number: 8,559,374

Inventors: Kopinsky; Joel (Farmington Hills, MI)
Title: Fuel tank having improved thermal stability
Patent Number: 7,600,506

Inventors: Kornberg; Nurit (Lehavim, IL), Adda; Michael (Kfar Saba, IL), Peled; Michael (Beer-Sheva, IL)
Title: Synthesis of aromatic polyhalogenated halomethyl compounds
Patent Number: 7,601,774

Inventors: Korsunsky; Iosif R. (Harrisburg, PA), Brown; Robert W. (Harrisburg, PA), Shipe; Joanne E. (Harrisburg, PA), Lee; Wei-Chen (Harrisburg, PA)
Title: Electrical connector assembly having board hold down
Patent Number: 6,955,554

Inventors: Koseki; Shinya (Fukuroi, JP), Uehara; Haruki (Hamamatsu, JP), Muramatsu; Shigeru (Shyuchi-gun, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for providing real-play sounds of musical instruments
Patent Number: 6,956,162

Inventors: Koshimizu; Yuki (Ota, JP), Ichikawa; Hiroyuki (Hanno, JP)
Title: Optical pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 8,559,289

Inventors: Kosmowski; Mark (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Fluid counterbalance for a laser lens used to scribe an electronic component substrate
Patent Number: 7,602,562

Inventors: Kostadinovich; Michael (New York, NY)
Title: Remote network video content recorder system
Patent Number: 8,558,896

Inventors: Kotab; Dominic M. (San Jose, CA), Hicks; Jarrod (San Jose, CA)
Title: Self articulating behind-wall camera
Patent Number: 8,558,882

Inventors: Koyama; Hiroaki (Tochigi-ken, JP), Shimamura; Yasuhiro (Utsunomiya, JP), Miyauchi; Toshihiro (Tochigi-ken, JP), Hasegawa; Michiharu (Mie-ken, JP), Miyagawa; Fumitaka (Kumamoto-ken, JP)
Title: Mold for casting and method of surface treatment thereof
Patent Number: 7,600,556

Inventors: Krause; Reiner (Isernhagen, DE)
Title: Actuating magnet
Patent Number: 7,602,270

Inventors: Kregloh; Daniel J. (Lusby, MD)
Title: Surf fishing rig
Patent Number: 8,561,342

Inventors: Kress; Dieter (Aalen, DE)
Title: Tool for machining pipe ends
Patent Number: 6,957,936

Inventors: Krivulin; Arkadiy (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: In-line roller skate braking mechanism
Patent Number: 6,955,360

Inventors: Kromer; Mark Joseph (Martinez, GA), Elhardt; Paul Michael (Turtle Lake, ND)
Title: Tilt steering wheel mechanism
Patent Number: 6,957,595

Inventors: Krueger; Volker (Celle, DE), Grimmer; Harald (Lachendorf, DE), Krueger; Sven (Celle, DE)
Title: Downhole activatable annular seal assembly
Patent Number: 6,957,698

Inventors: Krug; Robert M. (Austin, TX), Twu; Karen Y. (Austin, TX)
Title: Development of influenza A antivirals
Patent Number: 7,601,490

Inventors: Ku; Vincent W. (San Jose, CA), Chen; Ling (Sunnyvale, CA), Wu; Dien-Yeh (San Jose, CA), Ouye; Alan H. (San Mateo, CA), Wysok; Irena (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for gas temperature control in a semiconductor processing system
Patent Number: 6,955,211

Inventors: Kubo; Naoki (Takarazuka, JP), Ueyama; Masayuki (Takarazuka, JP)
Title: Optical scanner
Patent Number: 8,559,089

Inventors: Kuehn; Arie (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Transmission system, receiver, circuit, and method for removing interference components in a signal
Patent Number: 6,957,052

Inventors: Kuga; Nobuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Yasuyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Passive intermodulation distortion measuring method and system
Patent Number: 8,558,533

Inventors: Kuhnau; Holger (Constance, DE), Mayer; Guido (Salem, DE)
Title: Device for pneumatic conveying of bulk material, especially granular material
Patent Number: 6,955,506

Inventors: Kulkarni; Shrinivas (Bangalore, IN), Simon; Nisanth M. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Allocating unique identifiers using metadata
Patent Number: 8,560,698

Inventors: Kulkarni; Sunanda R. (N. Wales, PA), McFadden; Robert T. (Congers, NY), Rogers; David H. (Ambler, PA), Walter, Jr.; James T. (Ambler, PA)
Title: Preblend of microcrystalline cellulose and lactase for making tablets
Patent Number: 6,955,903

Inventors: Kumagai; Toshihito (Tokyo, JP), Nakamura; Toshio (Tokyo, JP), Amada; Yuri (Tokyo, JP), Sekiguchi; Yoshinori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Cyclic amine compound
Patent Number: 7,601,734

Inventors: Kumagai; Yoshitomo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, processing method, and computer-readable recording medium having processing program recorded thereon
Patent Number: 8,561,057

Inventors: Kumazaki; Yoshihiro (Tokyo 100-8071, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having controllable transistor threshold voltage
Patent Number: 7,602,007

Inventors: Kuo; Yea Zong (Rockwall, TX), Yancey; Jerry W. (Greenville, TX)
Title: Methods and systems for modeling concurrent behavior
Patent Number: 7,603,656

Inventors: Kuroda; Sumio (Kawasaki, JP), Ozaki; Kazuyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Magnetic transfer master and method of formatting magnetic recording medium
Patent Number: 7,602,566

Inventors: Kuroita; Toshihiro (Tsuruga, JP), Sogabe; Atsushi (Otsu, JP), Takarada; Yutaka (Tsuruga, JP), Tanaka; Naoki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Protein achieving improved blocking efficiency
Patent Number: 7,601,504

Inventors: Kurokawa; Kotaro (Kanagawa, JP), Yasuda; Koichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Multilayer phase-change type optical disc capable of recording and reproducing information at high transfer rate
Patent Number: 6,956,809

Inventors: Kurosu; Tomio (Saitama, JP), Nakagawa; Norifumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical angle detection apparatus
Patent Number: 7,600,876

Inventors: Kurth; Steven Joseph (Phoenix, AZ), Kurth; Joseph John (Highlands Ranch, CO)
Title: Security automatic garage door closer
Patent Number: 8,561,348

Inventors: Kusase; Shin (Oobu, JP), Maekawa; Takeo (Okazaki, JP), Shichijoh; Akiya (Ama-gun, JP)
Title: Automotive tandem alternator having reduced axial length and capable of effectively suppressing magnetic leakage
Patent Number: 7,602,095

Inventors: Kutushov; Mikhail Vladimirovich (125414 Moscow, ul., RU)
Title: System for correcting biological fluid
Patent Number: 7,601,133

Inventors: Kuwabara; Mitsuo (Tsurugashima, JP), Okada; Tadashi (Saitama, JP), Yamamoto; Naoji (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Hasuike; Masahito (Hamamatsu, JP), Yoshikawa; Hideo (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Hasegawa; Michiharu (Mie-ken, JP), Aoki; Tetsuaki (Kumamoto-ken, JP), Kogawa; Masanori (Kumamoto-ken, JP), Sakamoto; Kazunori (Kumamoto-ken, JP), Tanoue; Keizou (Kumamoto, JP)
Title: Metal material and method for production thereof
Patent Number: 7,601,389

Inventors: Kwon; Yeong Hyeon (Anyang-si, KR), Park; Kyu Jin (Anyang-si, KR), Chung; Jae Hoon (Anyang-si, KR), Noh; Min Seok (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus of transmitting data in MBSFN subframe in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,559,354

Inventors: Labaton; Isaac J. (Jerusalem, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for the secure identification of the owner of a portable device
Patent Number: 6,957,185

Inventors: Lacoste; Ana (St Martin le Vinoux, FR), Gagnot; Dominique (Charavines, FR), Denoyelle; Pascal (Meylan, FR)
Title: Method for driving a plasma display with matrix triggering in stages
Patent Number: 7,602,353

Inventors: LaCroix; David M. (St. Paul, MN), MacDonald; Robert A. (Plymouth, MN)
Title: Floating cut-off bar and method of use thereof
Patent Number: 8,562,327

Inventors: Lai; Cheng-Yi (New Taipei, TW), Ko; Chun-Cheng (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical touch system with display screen
Patent Number: 8,558,818

Inventors: Lai; Yaw-Huey (Taipei, TW)
Title: Monitoring module of multi-card connector
Patent Number: 6,957,983

Inventors: Lai; Yu-Chin (Pittsford, NY), Quinn; Edmond T. (Rochester, NY), Liu; Xiaojun Michael (Pittsford, NY), Maziarz, III; Edmund P. (Brockport, NY)
Title: High refractive index polysiloxane prepolymers
Patent Number: 6,956,087

Inventors: Lam; Chui-Shan Teresa (Missouri City, TX), Syed; Jameel Ur Rahman (Houston, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for managing a key management system
Patent Number: 7,603,322

Inventors: Lane; Henry Welling (San Luis Obispo, CA), Rhea; Eric (San Luis Obispo, CA)
Title: Clip-on sunglasses and method of manufacture thereof
Patent Number: 7,600,871

Inventors: Langan; David Allen (Clifton Park, NY), Lienard; Jean (Clamart, FR)
Title: Methods for improving contrast based dynamic range management
Patent Number: 6,956,977

Inventors: Lange; Walter (Odenthal, DE), Komoschinski; Joachim (Koln, DE), Eckert; Markus (Koln, DE), Dockner; Michael (Koln, DE)
Title: Polyhalogen-substituted cinnamic acids and cinnamic acid derivatives and a process for the preparation of polyhalogen-substituted cinnamic acids and cinnamic acid derivatives
Patent Number: 6,956,129

Inventors: Larsen; Bjorn Gullak (Birkerod, DK), Jensen; Brian (Bronshoj, DK), Christensen; Ulla Holm (S.ae butted.by, DK)
Title: Non-porous material as sterilization barrier
Patent Number: 8,557,179

Inventors: Larsen; Peter Halvor (Roskilde, DK)
Title: Method for producing a reversible solid oxide fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,601,183

Inventors: Larsen; Soeren Michael (Odense NV, DK), Joergensen; Erik Casper (Skanderborg, DK), Birkelund; Michael (Middelfart, DK)
Title: Axial valve
Patent Number: 6,955,331

Inventors: Larson; Gerald L. (Fort Wayne, IN), Cook; Anthony J. (Fort Wayne, IN)
Title: Internal combustion engine with pressure boosted exhaust gas recirculation
Patent Number: 6,955,162

Inventors: Lau; Dieter (45472 Muelheim, DE)
Title: Method for optimizing the operation of a plurality of compressor assemblies of a natural-gas compression station
Patent Number: 7,600,981

Inventors: Lau; James F. (Orlando, FL), Banthia; Anand (Arlington, TX)
Title: Sensing apparatus for blown fuse of rectifying wheel and associated methods
Patent Number: 6,956,459

Inventors: Laurgeau; Claude (Le Vesinet, FR), de la Fortelle; Arnaud (Le Pecq, FR), Steux; Bruno (Le Vesinet, FR)
Title: Information system and method for traffic in road network
Patent Number: 8,558,720

Inventors: LaVon; Gary Dean (Liberty Township, OH), Young; Gerald Alfred (Miller Township, IN), Beck; Theodora (Colerain Township, OH)
Title: Disposable absorbent articles having multiple absorbent core components including replaceable components
Patent Number: 7,601,145

Inventors: Lawrence; David (Manhasset, NY)
Title: Methods and systems for retrieving data stored in database
Patent Number: 8,560,426

Inventors: Lawrence; David (Manhasset, NY)
Title: Methods and systems for retrieving data stored in a database
Patent Number: 8,560,427

Inventors: Le Roux; Patrick H. (Palaiseau, FR)
Title: NMR excitation method
Patent Number: 6,958,606

Inventors: Leclerc; Mario (Quebec, CA), Ho; Hoang Ahn (Sainte-Foy, CA), Boissinot; Maurice (Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, CA)
Title: Detection of negatively charged polymers using water-soluble, cationic, polythiophene derivatives
Patent Number: 7,601,503

Inventors: Lee; Barry A. (Fort Wayne, IN), Neuenschwander; Thomas R. (Fort Wayne, IN)
Title: Die assembly for manufacturing lamina stacks that include formed features
Patent Number: 7,600,312

Inventors: Lee; Byeong-Cheol (Whasung-gun, KR)
Title: Light energy detecting apparatus for exposure condition control in semiconductor manufacturing apparatus
Patent Number: 6,956,640

Inventors: Lee; Chang-Jung (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Dipole antenna
Patent Number: 6,956,536

Inventors: Lee; Ching-Song (Nan-Tou City, TW)
Title: Shell construction for a bicycle seat
Patent Number: 6,957,857

Inventors: Lee; Chung-Wang (Hsinchu, TW), Chang; Chin-Kun (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: System for managing community ethernet switch and apparatus thereof
Patent Number: 6,956,825

Inventors: Lee; Dae Won (Anyang-si, KR), Roh; Dong Wook (Anyang-si, KR), Kang; Byeong Woo (Anyang-si, KR), Noh; Yu Jin (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Byoung Hoon (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Bong Hoe (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method for transmitting a downlink signal in a multi-antenna wireless communication system, and apparatus for same
Patent Number: 8,559,403

Inventors: Lee; Eun Cheol (Kumi-shi, KR), Lee; Eung Kwan (Daegu, KR), Ryu; Jae Hwa (Kumi-shi, KR), Park; Chung Hoo (Pusan, KR), Kim; Dong Hyun (Pusan, KR), Lee; Sung Hyun (Pusan, KR)
Title: Plasma display panel and driving method thereof
Patent Number: 6,956,331

Inventors: Lee; Gi Jong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Connecting assembly of a high mounted stop lamp
Patent Number: 6,955,457

Inventors: Lee; Hong Yeol (Cheongju-Shi, KR), Hahn; Jin Woo (Daejon-Shi, KR), Jun; Dong Suk (Daejon-Shi, KR), Ko; Kyoung Suk (Cheongju-Shi, KR), Lee; Sang Seok (Daejon-Shi, KR)
Title: Directional coupler using non-radiative dielectric waveguide
Patent Number: 6,956,447

Inventors: Lee; Hoo-san (Osan-si, KR), Kim; Yong-su (Seoul, KR)
Title: Magnetic recording head with trapezoidal layered portion and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,602,584

Inventors: Lee; Hyun Goo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for handoff of medium rate data call in mobile communication system
Patent Number: 6,956,837

Inventors: Lee; Jae Hyuck (Seoul, KR)
Title: Error diffusion method and apparatus thereof for display system
Patent Number: 6,956,583

Inventors: Lee; Je-Hun (Seoul, KR), Kim; Do-Hyun (Seoul, KR), Kim; Tae-Sang (Seoul, KR), Son; Kyung-Seok (Seoul, KR), Jeong; Chang-Oh (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display and method of fabricating the same to have TFT's with pixel electrodes integrally extending from one of the source/drain electrodes
Patent Number: 8,558,984

Inventors: Lee; Kang-Youl (Icheon-si, KR)
Title: Data output circuit and method
Patent Number: 8,559,242

Inventors: Lee; Kevin J. (New York, NY), Nguyen; Thuy-Ai T. (Houston, TX), Kloss; Brian (New York, NY)
Title: Nucleic acids and proteins of insect Or83b odorant receptor genes and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,601,829

Inventors: Lee; Ki-Min (Seoul, KR)
Title: Semiconductor devices and methods for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 6,958,278

Inventors: Lee; Kun Hong (Pohang, KR), Hwang; Sun Kyu (Pohang, KR), Lee; Ok Joo (Pohang, KR)
Title: Method of manufacturing microholes in a cathode substrate of a field emission display using anodic oxidation
Patent Number: 7,601,043

Inventors: Lee; Kwangduk Douglas (Redwood City, CA)
Title: System and method for electric load recognition from centrally monitored power signal and its application to home energy management
Patent Number: 8,560,134

Inventors: Lee; KyeHyung (Corvallis, OR), Xu; Jianping (Portland, OR), Paillet; Fabrice (Hillsboro, OR), Karnik; Tanay (Portland, OR)
Title: Interpolation delay cell for 2ps resolution jitter injector in optical link transceiver
Patent Number: 6,958,640

Inventors: Lee; Moon-Ho (Jeonju-si, KR), Hou; Jia (Jeonju-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for generating spreading code using jacket matrix and code channel spreading device using the same
Patent Number: 7,602,833

Inventors: Lee; Peter Wung (Saratoga, CA), Hsu; Fu-Chang (San Jose, CA)
Title: DRAM-like NVM memory array and sense amplifier design for high temperature and high endurance operation
Patent Number: 8,559,232

Inventors: Lee; Robert J. (Lawrenceville, GA)
Title: Systems and methods for serial packet synchronization in a voice processing system
Patent Number: 7,602,816

Inventors: Lee; Seok Won (Seoul, KR)
Title: Audio packet switching system
Patent Number: 7,602,769

Inventors: Lee; Shinjun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method, medium and apparatus for encoding and decoding 3D data using adaptive octrees
Patent Number: 8,558,834

Inventors: Lee; Sung Gue (Osan, KR), Cho; Sung Sik (Osan, KR), Kim; Yong Il (Osan, KR), Jang; Yong Soon (Osan, KR), Choi; Ho Sung (Osan, KR), Kong; Sang Jin (Osan, KR), Kim; Young Hwan (Osan, KR)
Title: Method for plugging holes in a printed circuit board
Patent Number: 6,954,985

Inventors: Lee; Sung Im (Gumi-si, KR), Cho; Ki-Duck (Changwon-si, KR), Kim; Min Soo (Gumi-si, KR), Jung; Kyoung Jin (Gumi-si, KR)
Title: Plasma display apparatus and driving method thereof
Patent Number: 7,602,355

Inventors: Lee; Sung-chul (Osan-si, KR), Choa; Sung-hoon (Seoul, KR), Kim; Kwang-seok (Busan, KR)
Title: Data storage device having magnetic domain wall motion and method of forming the same
Patent Number: 8,559,279

Inventors: Lee; Tae Woo (Daejeon, KR), Kang; Sae Kyong (Jeollabuk, KR), Park; Hyo Hoon (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Bidirectional optical signal transmitting and receiving system with a single main amplifier
Patent Number: 7,603,039

Inventors: Lee; Tze-Liang (Hsinchu, TW), Huan; Yun-San (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Pad structure to prompt excellent bondability for low-k intermetal dielectric layers
Patent Number: 6,955,981

Inventors: Lee; Wing K. (Overland Park, KS)
Title: Context-based service delivery
Patent Number: 8,560,400

Inventors: Lee; Yao-Tsung (New Taipei, TW), Tseng; Yi-Cheng (New Taipei, TW), Tsai; Chun-Hsien (New Taipei, TW), Chang; Feng-Ming (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Motherboard assembly and central processing unit expansion card
Patent Number: 8,559,170

Inventors: Lee; Yong Seok (Seoul, KR)
Title: Mobile communication terminal and text-to-speech method
Patent Number: 8,560,005

Inventors: Lee; You Mi (Seoul, KR)
Title: Delay circuit with more-responsively adapting delay time
Patent Number: 6,958,641

Inventors: Leete; Brian A. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for iTD scheduling
Patent Number: 6,957,356

Inventors: Leibhard; Erich (Munich, DE), Gienau; Robert (Westendorf, DE), Ludwig; Wolfgang (Schwabmunchen, DE)
Title: Attachment element
Patent Number: 6,955,504

Inventors: Leisten; Oliver Paul (Raunds, GB)
Title: Dielectrically-loaded antenna
Patent Number: 7,602,350

Inventors: Lemelson; Jerome H. (Incline Village, NV), Hoffman; Louis J. (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: Facial-recognition vehicle security system
Patent Number: 7,602,947

Inventors: Lemoine; Dominique Ingrid (Rixensart, BE)
Title: Lyophilised antigen composition
Patent Number: 8,557,247

Inventors: Lemont; Magali (Longue, FR)
Title: Lettuce cultivar Jeanine
Patent Number: 8,558,063

Inventors: Lentsch; Steven E. (St. Paul, MN), Man; Victor F. (St. Paul, MN), Ihns; Deborah A. (St. Paul, MN), Maier; Helmut K. (Golden Valley, MN), Schulz; Rhonda K. (Eagan, MN)
Title: Combination of a nonionic silicone surfactant and a nonionic surfactant in a solid block detergent
Patent Number: 6,956,019

Inventors: Leonoff; Christopher A. (Carmel Valley, CA)
Title: Sports bottle with preloaded valve and methods
Patent Number: 8,561,851

Inventors: Lesage; Claude (Pointe Claire, CA)
Title: Nipple for hot water tank conduits
Patent Number: 6,957,831

Inventors: Leskinen; Pauli (Helsinki, FI), Bergstra; Michiel (Berchem, BE)
Title: Method to produce very stiff polypropylene
Patent Number: 8,557,917

Inventors: Leskow; Al (Edmonton, Alberta, CA)
Title: Aerobic digester for bodily waste material
Patent Number: 6,958,121

Inventors: Levasier; Leon Martin (Hedel, NL), Bruinsma; Anastasius Jacobus Anicetus (Delft, NL), Klinkhamer; Jacob Fredrik Friso (Delft, NL), Nijmeijer; Gerrit Johannes (Eindhoven, NL), Dekkers-Rog; Petra Albertina Margaretha (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus, method of calibration, calibration plate, device manufacturing method, and device manufactured thereby
Patent Number: 6,955,074

Inventors: Levine; Zurit (Herzlia, IL), Toporik; Amir (Azur, IL), Ayalon-Soffer; Michal (Ramat-HaSharon, IL), Hecht; Iris (Tel-Aviv, IL), Beiman; Merav (Nes Ziona, IL), Eshel; Dani (Karkur, IL), Handelsman; Tali (Ramat-HaSharon, IL), Pollock; Sarah (Tel-Aviv, IL)
Title: MCP-1 splice variants and methods of using same
Patent Number: 7,601,692

Inventors: Levinson; Eric D. (Woodbury, MN), DePuydt; James M. (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Stacking techniques for thin optical data storage media
Patent Number: 8,561,093

Inventors: Levy; Kenneth L. (Stevenson, WA), Hannigan; Brett T. (Philadelphia, PA), Bradley; Brett A. (Portland, OR), Rhoads; Geoffrey B. (West Linn, OR)
Title: Deriving multiple identifiers from multimedia content
Patent Number: 7,602,978

Inventors: Leymann; Frank (Aidlingen, DE), Roller; Dieter (Schoenaich, DE)
Title: Process instance serialization
Patent Number: 8,561,071

Inventors: Li; Cheng Li (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Disconnect mechanism in a power receptacle with ground-fault circuit interruption functions
Patent Number: 8,558,646

Inventors: Li; Junsong (Austin, TX)
Title: Radio receiver having a variable bandwidth IF filter and method therefor
Patent Number: 6,957,054

Inventors: Li; Lih-Ping (Hsin-Chu, TW), Lu; Yung-Cheng (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Insulating layer having graded densification
Patent Number: 6,958,524

Inventors: Li; Ming-Tsung (Kaohsiung, TW), Fang; I-Le (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Lamp with fan and heat sink inside
Patent Number: 8,562,179

Inventors: Li; Zhan-Yang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Testing apparatus having a connecting member movably located between a securing member and a pressing member and having a resisting member on one end and a resilient member on the other end
Patent Number: 8,562,380

Inventors: Li; Zhan-Yang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Cable management apparatus
Patent Number: 8,561,950

Inventors: Li; Zhan-Yang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Riser card for power supply
Patent Number: 8,559,189

Inventors: Lian; Jie (Beaverton, OR), Muessig; Dirk (West Linn, OR), Lang; Volker (West Linn, OR)
Title: System and method of using regression models to estimate vulnerable periods for heart stimulation parameters
Patent Number: 7,603,172

Inventors: Liang; George (Palm City, FL)
Title: Cooling system for an outer wall of a turbine blade
Patent Number: 6,955,525

Inventors: Liang; Kenneth Kin-nam (New Milford, CT), Jundt; Jacques (Newton, MA), Salamitou; Philippe (Paris, FR)
Title: Downhole sensor networks using wireless communication
Patent Number: 7,602,668

Inventors: Liddington; Simon (Drummoyne, AU)
Title: Hierarchical tag based browsing of media collections
Patent Number: 8,560,970

Inventors: Lieboff; Leonard (Boca Raton, FL), DelGardo; John (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Spica cast gurney
Patent Number: 6,954,951

Inventors: Lifchits; Yakov M. (San Jose, CA), Bryant; Lawrence M. (Palo Alto, CA), Weerasooriya; Siri S. (Campbell, CA), Ying; Wing (Fremont, CA)
Title: Disk drive adjusting estimated reader/writer offset to achieve target burst crossing signal amplitude when propagating servo sectors
Patent Number: 7,602,575

Inventors: Lifson; Alexander (Manlius, NY), Taras; Michael F. (Fayetteville, NY), Fraser, Jr.; Howard H. (Woodstock, NY)
Title: Vapor compression system
Patent Number: 6,955,059

Inventors: Lim; Chang Hyun (Seoul, KR), Heo; Chang Jae (Gyunggi-do, KR), Lee; Young Ki (Gyunggi-do, KR), Park; Sung Keun (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Semiconductor package having lead frames
Patent Number: 8,558,359

Inventors: Lim; Chee-kheng (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Yong-su (Seoul, KR), Lee; Byung-kyu (Seoul, KR), Oh; Hoon-sang (Seongnam-si, KR), Lee; Tae-hyo (Cheonan-si, KR)
Title: Perpendicular magnetic recording media with laminated soft magnetic underlayer
Patent Number: 7,601,443

Inventors: Lim; Sung-hyun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of improving image quality
Patent Number: 7,602,967

Inventors: Limaye; Ajit M. (Portland, OR), Decher; Peter H. (Lake Oswego, OR), Niehaus; Horst R. (Portland, OR)
Title: Tester architecture for testing semiconductor integrated circuits
Patent Number: 6,956,394

Inventors: Lin; Hsiu-Yen (Taipei, TW), Chen; Chi-Kuang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Connecting port
Patent Number: 8,562,364

Inventors: Lin; I-Thun (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Display device comprising rotating projectors with multiple mirrors and panels
Patent Number: 8,562,151

Inventors: Lin; Yu-Sheng (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Direct driving auxiliary yarn guide apparatus for flat knitting machines
Patent Number: 8,561,436

Inventors: Lin; Yu-Yuan (Tainan, TW)
Title: Barbecue device
Patent Number: 7,600,469

Inventors: Ling; Vincent (Walpole, MA), Dunussi-Joannopoulos; Kyriaki (Belmont, MA)
Title: Anti-GL50 antibodies
Patent Number: 7,601,813

Inventors: Lipps; Verena (Baden-Baden, DE), Geubel; Paul (Baden-Baden, DE)
Title: Windshield wiper, especially for a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,600,803

Inventors: Lipshutz; Robert J. (Palo Alto, CA), Walker; Michael G. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Computer-aided probability base calling for arrays of nucleic acid probes on chips
Patent Number: 6,957,149

Inventors: Lipson; Erik (Philadelphia, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for forming extruded striped plastic products with variations in width of the stripes along the length of the products and for blow molding articles formed from such extruded parts
Patent Number: 8,557,151

Inventors: Litwin; Robert Z. (Canoga Park, CA), Delgado, Jr.; Adon (West Hills, CA), Moriarty; Michael P. (Simi Valley, CA), Jones; Charles M. (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for generating electrical power from solar energy
Patent Number: 6,957,536

Inventors: Liu; Gang (San Diego, CA), Xin; Zhili (Lake Bluff, IL), Kym; Philip R. (Libertyville, IL), Souers; Andrew J. (Evanston, IL)
Title: Inhibitors of diacylglycerol O-acyltransferase type 1 enzyme
Patent Number: 8,557,828

Inventors: Liu; Jingfeng (Longmont, CO), Zhang; Haotian (Longmont, CO)
Title: Detector for high frequency amplitude modulation distortion
Patent Number: 8,559,283

Inventors: Liu; Peng (Sunnyvale, CA), Singh; Vivek (Portland, OR), Hu; Bin (Portland, OR)
Title: Mask design using library of corrections
Patent Number: 7,603,648

Inventors: Liu; Su (Round Rock, TX), Ramsay, III; George F. (Elgin, TX)
Title: Opening a message catalog file for a language that is not installed
Patent Number: 8,560,299

Inventors: Liu; Zhen-Xing (Shenzhen, CN), Liu; Da-Wei (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Rotary joint and worktable using the same
Patent Number: 8,561,975

Inventors: Liu; Zhenyu (Freiburg, DE), Jia; Feng (Freiburg, DE), Korvink; Jan Gerrit (Karlsruhe, DE)
Title: MRI gradient coil
Patent Number: 8,560,278

Inventors: Lizotte; Todd E (Manchester, NH), Ohar; Orest (Hooksett, NH)
Title: Fiber laser based production of laser drilled microvias for multi-layer drilling, dicing, trimming of milling applications
Patent Number: 7,602,822

Inventors: Ljungqvist; Mats (Huddinge, SE), Sellberg; Lars-Ivar (Danderyd, SE)
Title: Method for enhancing the operation of a database
Patent Number: 7,603,354

Inventors: Lohr; Robert (Hangenbieten, FR), Donnard; Rene (Westhoffen, FR)
Title: High security device for capturing electric energy on the ground for supplying a landborne vehicle
Patent Number: 7,600,621

Inventors: Loicht; Martin (Vienna, AT), Weingartner; Andreas (Korneuburg, AT), Weingartner; Wendelin (Vienna, AT), Fleischmann; Nikolaus (Maria Enzersdorf, AT), Zipper; Thomas (Vienna, AT), Weingartner; Bernhard (Feldkirch, AT)
Title: Miniaturized spectrometer
Patent Number: 6,956,648

Inventors: Longacre-Andre; Shirley (Paris, FR), Roth; Charles (Rueil-Malmaison, FR), Nato; Faridabano (Antony, FR), Barnwell; John W. (New York, NY), Mendis; Kamini (Columbo, LK)
Title: Recombinant protein containing a C-terminal fragment of plasmodium MSP-1
Patent Number: 6,958,235

Inventors: Lorenz; Rainer (Lorrach, DE)
Title: Use of silver-copper-palladium brazing alloys
Patent Number: 6,955,286

Inventors: Lortz; Hans-Joachim (Gross Umstadt, DE)
Title: Method of pushing tubular films onto elongate objects and processing apparatus for implementing the method
Patent Number: 6,955,033

Inventors: Lortz; Victor B. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Resource policy management using a centralized policy data structure
Patent Number: 6,957,261

Inventors: Loudon; Gareth H. (Singapore, SG), Wu; Yi-Min (Singapore, SG), Pittman; James A. (Lake Oswego, OR)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for handwriting recognition
Patent Number: 6,956,969

Inventors: Lu; Jianbo (Livonia, MI)
Title: System for dynamically determining axle loadings of a moving vehicle using integrated sensing system and its application in vehicle dynamics controls
Patent Number: 7,600,826

Inventors: Lu; Jianbo (Livonia, MI), Brewer; Michael Edward (Royal Oak, MI), Brown; Todd Allen (Dearborn, MI), Meyers; Joseph Carr (Farmington Hills, MI)
Title: Wheel lifted and grounded identification for an automotive vehicle
Patent Number: 7,602,279

Inventors: Lu; Jin (Croton On Hudson, NY), Moudgill; Mayan (White Plains, NY)
Title: Fast transmitter based on table lookup
Patent Number: 6,956,910

Inventors: Lu; Ying-Chih (Taipei, TW), Huang; Wen-Ping (Taipei, TW)
Title: Server system and method for processing power off
Patent Number: 8,560,867

Inventors: Luciano, Jr.; Robert A. (Reno, NV), Anderson; Robert (Reno, NV)
Title: Movable gaming machine tray
Patent Number: 6,958,015

Inventors: Lucka; Kla{dot over (u)}s (Aachen, DE), Kohne; Stephan (Wurselen, DE), Wruck; Roland (Aachen, DE), Bauer; Sergej (Aachen, DE), Klausmann; Andreas (Herzogenrath, DE), Wollenweber; Roland (Aachen, DE)
Title: Hydrogen system and method for starting up a hydrogen system
Patent Number: 8,557,460

Inventors: Ludwig; Burkhard (Munchen, DE), Moukara; Molela (Munchen, DE)
Title: Method for determining the ability to project images of integrated semiconductor circuits onto alternating phase masks
Patent Number: 6,957,414

Inventors: Ludwig; Lester F. (Redwood Shores, CA)
Title: Software controlled lab-on-a-chip emulation
Patent Number: 8,560,130

Inventors: Lumetta; Steven (Champaign, IL), Medard; Muriel (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Fault tolerant optical data communication network
Patent Number: 7,603,033

Inventors: Luneau; David J. (Concord, NH), Chadwick; Ray F. (Bedford, NH)
Title: Telephone network messaging
Patent Number: 7,602,890

Inventors: Luthra; Ajay K. (Ruislip, GB), Sandhu; Shivpal S. (Slough, GB), Onis; Simon Jon (Brentwood, GB)
Title: Wound closure system and methods
Patent Number: 6,955,682

Inventors: Lutz; Christian (Nuziders, AT)
Title: Double joint for steering axles in automobiles
Patent Number: 6,955,608

Inventors: Lytle; Gary M. (Portland, ME), Schadler; John L. (Raymond, ME), Kokotoff; David (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Broadband clover leaf dipole panel antenna
Patent Number: 8,558,747

Inventors: Ma; Yi (Santa Clara, CA), Ogle; Robert (San Jose, CA)
Title: Hetero-structure variable silicon rich nitride for multiple level memory flash memory device
Patent Number: 7,602,067

Inventors: Maas; Wilhelmus Johannes Joseph (Someren, NL), Hurkmans; Petrus Lambertus Wilhelmus (Someren, NL)
Title: Dosing head for dispensing a fluid from a container
Patent Number: 8,561,852

Inventors: Macklin; Jon D. (El Cajon, CA), Bonneau, Jr.; Walter C. (Escondido, CA), Gluckman; Jonathan P. (Columbia, MD), Dorovskoy; Igor (Columbia, MD)
Title: Security polymer threat detection distribution system
Patent Number: 8,559,669

Inventors: MacKnight; James (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus to combine heterogeneous hardware interfaces for next generation packet voice module devices
Patent Number: 6,956,862

Inventors: MacNeal; James R. (Burton, OH), Garber; Gary S. (Portland, ME), Schwartz; Barry A. (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Protected integral cylinder valve, gas pressure regulator and flow meter, and method for refilling a gas cylinder so equipped
Patent Number: 6,955,194

Inventors: MacPherson; Stuart R. (Sunninghill, GB), Clarke; Simon (Berkshire, GB)
Title: Use of Fischer-Tropsch condensate as a lean oil for heavy ends recovery from Fischer-Tropsch tail gas
Patent Number: 6,958,364

Inventors: Maeda; Toshiyuki (Nihonmatsu, JP), Abe; Yoshiyuki (Nihonmatsu, JP)
Title: Sealing device and production method thereof
Patent Number: 8,561,999

Inventors: Maejima; Toshio (Iwata, JP)
Title: Pulse width modulation amplifier
Patent Number: 6,956,431

Inventors: Maekawa; Takashi (West Newton, MA), Patrikalakis; Nicholas M. (Belmont, MA), Wolter; Franz-Erich (Berlin, DE), Masuda; Hiroshi (Chofu, JP)
Title: Shape-intrinsic watermarks for 3-D solids
Patent Number: 6,956,568

Inventors: Maher, III; Robert Daniel (Plano, TX), Rana; Aswinkumar Vishanji (Plano, TX), Lie; Milton Andre (McKinney, TX), Strother, Jr.; Travis Ernest (Rowlett, TX), Hervin; Mark Warden (Plano, TX), Deerman; James Robert (Lucas, TX), Carman; John Raymond (Fairview, TX), Maxwell; Larry Gene (Farmers Branch, TX)
Title: Policy gateway
Patent Number: 6,957,258

Inventors: Maheshwari; Atul (Portland, OR), Matthew; Sanu K. (Hillsboro, OR), Anders; Mark A. (Hillsboro, OR), Krishnamurthy; Ram (Portland, OR)
Title: Data converter and a delay threshold comparator
Patent Number: 7,603,398

Inventors: Maki; Kazuya (Asahi-machi, JP)
Title: Vehicle brake device
Patent Number: 6,957,871

Inventors: Maki; Nobuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Remote copying management system, method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,560,883

Inventors: Makihira; Toshihisa (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging element and solid-state imaging device
Patent Number: 7,602,432

Inventors: Makii; Tatsuo (Tokyo, JP), Ito; Motoshige (Kanagawa, JP), Okamoto; Hideo (Tokyo, JP), Takizawa; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Uneme; Takatoshi (Tokyo, JP), Iwana; Keishi (Tokyo, JP), Imai; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kanai; Fujio (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Lens unit and imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,602,439

Inventors: Makinouchi; Susumu (Zama, JP), Imai; Toru (Natori, JP), Watanabe; Akihiro (Sendai, JP)
Title: Encoder that optically detects positional information of a scale
Patent Number: 7,601,947

Inventors: Malik; Dale W. (Dunwoody, GA)
Title: System and method for regulating emails by maintaining, updating and comparing the profile information for the email source to the target email statistics
Patent Number: 6,957,259

Inventors: Malinowski; Stan (Guilford, CT), Santangelo; Mario (Berlin, CT)
Title: Packaging for surgical sutures
Patent Number: 7,600,634

Inventors: Maloy; Tate (Los Angeles, CA), Lu; John (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Training device for exercising muscle groups of the entire body
Patent Number: 7,601,107

Inventors: Maltin; Christopher (Horsington, Somerset BA8 0EW, GB)
Title: Apparatus for processing fluids
Patent Number: 6,955,757

Inventors: Marcott; Dan (Duvall, WA)
Title: Load securing device
Patent Number: 7,600,954

Inventors: Maree; Johannes Philippus (Pretoria, ZA), Louw; Wynand Jacobus (Pretoria, ZA)
Title: Treatment of water
Patent Number: 8,557,124

Inventors: Marentis; Rodger T. (Macungie, PA)
Title: Method of supercritical fluid fractionation of oil seed extraction materials
Patent Number: 8,557,318

Inventors: Margolin; Solomon B. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Compositions and methods for treatment of epilepsy
Patent Number: 6,956,044

Inventors: Marin; Ovidiu (Lisle, IL), Charon; Olivier (Chicago, IL), Penfornis; Erwin (Oak Park, IL)
Title: Steam generation apparatus and methods
Patent Number: 6,955,051

Inventors: Markovich; Voya R. (Endwell, NY), Das; Rabindra N. (Vestal, NY), Egitto; Frank D. (Binghamton, NY), McNamara, Jr.; James J. (Endwell, NY)
Title: Electronic package with thermal interposer and method of making same
Patent Number: 8,558,374

Inventors: Martin-Cocher; Gaelle Christine (Toronto, CA), Severino; Clara Margarida (Toronto, CA)
Title: Resolved mobile code content tracking
Patent Number: 8,559,929

Inventors: Martin; Amanda (Norton, OH), Ducharme; Dustin (Akron, OH), Strnad; Lee A. (Broadview Heights, OH)
Title: Method of making orthopedic implants and the orthopedic implants
Patent Number: 7,603,192

Inventors: Martin; Douglas A. (Woodinville, WA), Dean; Scott A. (Redmond, WA), Waechter; Mark L. (Winthrop, WA), Winters; Gregory P. (Snohomish, WA)
Title: Apparatuses and methods for dispensing magnetic cards, integrated circuit cards, and other similar items
Patent Number: 6,957,746

Inventors: Martin; Francis J. (San Francisco, CA), Zalipsky; Samuel (Redwood City, CA), Huang; Shi Kun (Castro Valley, CA)
Title: Therapeutic liposome composition and method
Patent Number: 6,958,241

Inventors: Martin; Roland (Dingy-en-Vuache, FR), Dorthe; Sebastian (Chesalles sur Oron, CH), Tognolini; Maurizio (Bassins, CH)
Title: Device for machining by electroerosion
Patent Number: 6,958,460

Inventors: Marton; Matthew (Seattle, WA), Stoughton; Roland (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods for determining therapeutic index from gene expression profiles
Patent Number: 8,560,243

Inventors: Maruyama; Kazutaka (Tokyo, JP), Morii; Hirokazu (Tokyo, JP), Yoshimura; Hyoji (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Method for producing engine valve in which sodium metal is sealed
Patent Number: 8,561,297

Inventors: Maruyama; Kiyoshi (Tsubame, JP)
Title: Level
Patent Number: 7,600,324

Inventors: Marxsen; Gerd (Radebeul, DE), Preusse; Axel (Radebeul, DE), Nopper; Markus (Dresden, DE), Mauersberger; Frank (Radebeul, DE)
Title: Method of electroplating copper over a patterned dielectric layer to enhance process uniformity of a subsequent CMP process
Patent Number: 6,958,247

Inventors: Masaoka; Hiroaki (Mie, JP)
Title: Disconnection detection apparatus
Patent Number: 6,956,377

Inventors: Mashimo; Akira (Tokorozawa, JP)
Title: Signal processing circuit and method for extracting superimposed signal with accuracy
Patent Number: 6,956,805

Inventors: Mashitani; Ken (Neyagawa, JP), Hamagishi; Goro (Toyonaka, JP), Takemoto; Satoshi (Takatsuki, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for processing three-dimensional images
Patent Number: 8,559,703

Inventors: Masters; James G. (Ringoes, NJ), Payne; Richard (Brielle, NJ), Szeles; Lori H. (Howell, NJ), Liu; Xiaoyan (Highland Park, NJ), Williams; Malcolm (Piscataway, NJ)
Title: Antiplaque oral composition containing enzymes and cyclodextrins
Patent Number: 7,601,338

Inventors: Masuda; Kazunori (Saitama, JP)
Title: Printhead driving method for printhead with reference voltage source, voltage divider, and differential amplifier
Patent Number: 7,600,836

Inventors: Masuda; Kouichi (Hirakata, JP), Sasai; Hiroyuki (Katano, JP), Kido; Shinichi (Utsunomiya, JP), Sogabe; Hideyuki (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: CATV uplink optical transmission system
Patent Number: 7,603,693

Inventors: Masuko; Koichiro (Sakura, JP)
Title: Fiber optic illumination module with fiber optic coupling
Patent Number: 8,562,195

Inventors: Masuoka; Ryusuke (Potomac, MD), Labrou; Yannis (Baltimore, MD), Song; Zhexuan (Belstville, MD)
Title: Task computing
Patent Number: 8,561,069

Inventors: Mathews; Donald (Godwin, NC)
Title: Auger bit
Patent Number: 6,955,234

Inventors: Matilla; Kimberly V. (Echo Park, CA), Lau; Stephen Pang Kwai (Torrance, CA), Lam; Sammy Wai Nang (Kowloon, HK), Ostendorff; Eric C. (Torrance, CA)
Title: Board game
Patent Number: 7,600,757

Inventors: Matsuda; Hiroaki (Osaka, JP), Akiyama; Takashi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Direct oxidation fuel cell
Patent Number: 8,557,469

Inventors: Matsuda; Hirokazu (Osaka, JP), Suehiro; Ichiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Encapsulating sheet for optical semiconductor
Patent Number: 8,558,273

Inventors: Matsueda; Kazutaka (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for authentication in secure printing
Patent Number: 7,602,512

Inventors: Matsugashita; Hayato (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, control method of E-mail appended document in that information processing apparatus, and storage medium storing program thereof
Patent Number: 8,560,620

Inventors: Matsui; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Kawasaki; Hisashi (Kawasaki, JP), Shimaoka; Megumi (Kawasaki, JP), Takenaka; Yasuhiro (Kawasaki, JP), Kurahashi; Osamu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method for producing purine nucleoside by fermentation
Patent Number: 7,601,519

Inventors: Matsumoto; Keisuke (Minami-Ashigara, JP), Yokota; Koichi (Minami-Ashigara, JP), Nishimura; Ryoji (Minami-Ashigara, JP), Mikoshiba; Hisashi (Minami-Ashigara, JP), Kamata; Mitsuro (Minami-Ashigara, JP)
Title: Lightsensitive material package
Patent Number: 6,955,871

Inventors: Matsuno; Masaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Roulette game systems and roulette game apparatus
Patent Number: 8,562,412

Inventors: Matsuno; Shigehiro (Toyota, JP), Otsubo; Yasuhiko (Toyota, JP), Yokoi; Tatsuhisa (Toyota, JP), Matsuoka; Hiroki (Susono, JP), Inaba; Takayoshi (Kariya, JP)
Title: Regeneration controller for exhaust purification apparatus of internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,600,373

Inventors: Matsushita; Daisuke (Hiratsuka, JP), Muraoka; Koichi (Sagamihara, JP), Kato; Koichi (Yokohama, JP), Nakasaki; Yasushi (Yokohama, JP), Mitani; Yuichiro (Kanagawa-Ken, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,557,717

Inventors: Matsuura; Katsuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a ferroelectric semiconductor device utilizing an oxide reduction film
Patent Number: 7,601,585

Inventors: Matsuura; Ken (Chuo-ku, JP), Uematsu; Takeshi (Chuo-ku, JP), Kawasaki; Hiroshi (Chuo-ku, JP), Imai; Takakazu (Chuo-ku, JP), Miura; Koichiro (Chuo-ku, JP)
Title: Switching power supply controller and switching power supply
Patent Number: 6,956,360

Inventors: Mauldin; Larisa (Jacksonville, FL)
Title: Reconfigurable magnetic numerical keyboard charts and numerically notated sheets for teaching students to play piano
Patent Number: 8,558,098

Inventors: May; Charles E. (Gresham, OR)
Title: Arrangement and method for fabricating a semiconductor wafer
Patent Number: 7,601,643

Inventors: May; Dennis J. (Pittsboro, NC), Griggs; Samuel D. (Raleigh, NC), Lowder; Matthew D. (Durham, NC), Whittlesey; Thomas E. (Apex, NC), Poteat; William M. (Fuquay-Varina, NC)
Title: Packaging systems with adhesive seal modules
Patent Number: 8,561,663

Inventors: May; Joe T. (Leesburg, VA), McConnell; Matthew J. (Ashburn, VA), Snyder; David C. (Frederick, MD)
Title: Method and apparatus for pulsed UV measurement
Patent Number: 7,601,964

Inventors: Mazur; Richard A. (Naperville, IL), Mennie; Douglas U (Barrington, IL), Munro; Mark C (Park Ridge, IL), Stromme; Lars R (Holmestrand, NO), Graves; Bradford T (Arlington Heights, IL), Jones; William J (Kenilworth, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for document processing
Patent Number: 6,957,733

Inventors: Mazur; Richard A. (Naperville, IL), Mennie; Douglas U. (Barrington, IL), Munro; Mark C. (Park Ridge, IL), Stromme; Lars R. (Holmestrand, NO), Graves; Bradford T. (Arlington Heights, IL), Jones; William J. (Kenilworth, IL)
Title: Apparatus with two or more pockets for document processing
Patent Number: 6,955,253

Inventors: Mazza-Deblauwe; Tania (Kansas City, MO)
Title: Method and system for identifying a mobile station to a content server
Patent Number: 7,602,795

Inventors: McAlister; Roy E. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Method and system of thermochemical regeneration to provide oxygenated fuel, for example, with fuel-cooled fuel injectors
Patent Number: 8,561,598

Inventors: McAlister; Roy E. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Integrated fuel injector igniters having force generating assemblies for injecting and igniting fuel and associated methods of use and manufacture
Patent Number: 8,561,591

Inventors: McAtee; David M. (Mason, OH), Hasenoehrl; Erik J. (Loveland, OH)
Title: Cleansing articles for skin or hair
Patent Number: 6,955,817

Inventors: McBee; Krystal (Peyton, CO)
Title: Ventilated wild game carcass bag
Patent Number: 8,562,213

Inventors: McCambridge; James E. (Polo, IL), Melton; Scott A. (Erie, IL), Langley; Luther D. (Sterling, IL)
Title: Attachment for handheld dryer
Patent Number: 6,957,500

Inventors: McCarry; Robert A. (Neenah, WI), Fiebig; Keith (Oshkosh, WI), Grams; Nathan (Oshkosh, WI), Dillinger; Dan (Oconto, WI)
Title: Helical conveyor apparatus with integrated pass-through
Patent Number: 8,561,782

Inventors: McCuan; Scott (Bakersfield, CA), Sloan; Kent (Bakersfield, CA)
Title: Circular conduit opening closure device
Patent Number: 6,955,498

Inventors: McDaniel; Marc A. (Botkins, OH)
Title: Pneumatic tappet adjustment tool
Patent Number: 7,600,452

Inventors: McElroy; Alan Wayne (Bellevue, WA), Parrish; Thomas P. (Spokane, WA), Birr; Kelly (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Altering card-issuer interchange categories
Patent Number: 7,603,312

Inventors: McGraw; Tim (Morgantown, WV)
Title: System and method for fast texture-based tensor field visualization for DT-MRI
Patent Number: 7,602,180

Inventors: McKay; William D. (Grand Blanc, MI)
Title: Lint removal apparatus with pull tab for adhesive coated sheets
Patent Number: 6,954,963

Inventors: McKeone; Tom (Austin, TX), Loyer; Bruce A. (Austin, TX)
Title: System and method for specifying integrated circuit probe locations
Patent Number: 6,957,413

Inventors: McKeown; Nicholas (Stanford, CA), Calamvokis; Costas (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Crossbar subsystem and method
Patent Number: 6,956,851

Inventors: McMinn; Brian D. (Buda, TX), Pickett; James K. (Austin, TX)
Title: Integrated circuit with multiple microcode ROMs
Patent Number: 6,957,319

Inventors: McNally; Douglas John (Chatham, CA)
Title: Rotational molding machine and method
Patent Number: 8,562,333

Inventors: McNutt; Bruce (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Generation of realistic file content changes for deduplication testing
Patent Number: 8,560,507

Inventors: Meadow; William D. (Jacksonville, FL), Gordie, Jr.; Randall A. (St. Augustine, FL)
Title: Wireless internet-accessible drive-by street view system and method
Patent Number: 8,558,848

Inventors: Meadows; Jimmie Frank (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Swimming pool terrazzo process
Patent Number: 7,600,309

Inventors: Mednikov; Felix (Ortenburg, DE), Sellen; Martin (Ortenburg, DE), Huber; Eduard (Eggenfelden, DE)
Title: Non-contacting position measuring system
Patent Number: 7,602,175

Inventors: Meeks; James W. (Eaton, OH)
Title: Entryway system including a threshold assembly
Patent Number: 7,600,346

Inventors: Meeks; Steven W. (San Jose, CA), Kudinar; Rusmin (Union City, CA)
Title: System and method for measuring properties of an object using a phase difference between two reflected light signals
Patent Number: 6,956,660

Inventors: Meier; Peter (Kernersville, NC), Yerkins; Marte Lewis (Cleveland, NC)
Title: Cabinet having a light-emitting-translucent-shelf
Patent Number: 8,562,167

Inventors: Meinhardt; Andreas (Marburg, DE), Fijak; Monika (Marburg, DE)
Title: Immunological test for detecting autoantibodies against testicular antigens
Patent Number: 8,557,606

Inventors: Meister; Matthias (Celle, DE), Herberg; Wolfgang (Bergen, DE), Krueger; Sven (Celle, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method for cleaning and sealing a well borehole portion for formation evaluation
Patent Number: 6,957,709

Inventors: Melchior; Jean Frederic (Paris, FR)
Title: Supercharged internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,561,404

Inventors: Menard; Stephane (Kirkland, CA), Lu; Jun (Lasalle, CA), Gonon; Nicolas (Dorval, CA)
Title: MEMS actuators and switches
Patent Number: 7,602,266

Inventors: Menas; Gregory W. (Wichita, KS), Miller; Brent A. (Wichita, KS), Spano; Steve (Dryden, NY)
Title: Automatic sensing power systems and methods
Patent Number: 7,602,079

Inventors: Mendenhall; Ivan V. (Providence, UT), Taylor; Robert D. (Hyrum, UT)
Title: Substituted basic metal nitrates in gas generation
Patent Number: 6,958,101

Inventors: Mercado, Jr.; Adelino (Victorville, CA)
Title: Car alarm with automatic dialer
Patent Number: 6,956,467

Inventors: Merkulov; Vladimir I. (Knoxville, TN), Melechko; Anatoil V. (Knoxville, TN), Guillorn; Michael A. (Knoxville, TN), Lowndes; Douglas H. (Knoxville, TN), Simpson; Michael L. (Knoxville, TN)
Title: Controlled non-normal alignment of catalytically grown nanostructures in a large-scale synthesis process
Patent Number: 6,958,572

Inventors: Messina; Gaetano P. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Coico; Patrick A. (Fishkill, NY), Goldmann; Lewis S. (Bedford, NY), Indyk; Richard F. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Jambrih; Vladimir (Kingston, NY), Zitz; Jeffrey A. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus to form a reworkable seal on an electronic module
Patent Number: 6,955,543

Inventors: Mettier; Ivo (Felsberg, CH), Freydl; Ernst (St. Gallen, CH)
Title: Hand-held pipetting device
Patent Number: 8,561,485

Inventors: Miao; Kai X. (Boonton Township, NJ), Lam; Siu H. (Woodcliff Lake, NJ), Chen; Ling (Livingston, NJ)
Title: Selecting discard packets in receiver for voice over packet network
Patent Number: 8,559,466

Inventors: Miao; Zhenwei (San Diego, CA), Liu; Junjie (San Diego, CA), Norman; Thea (San Diego, CA)
Title: Compositions containing, methods involving, and uses of non-natural amino acids and polypeptides
Patent Number: 8,557,781

Inventors: Michalak; Gerald P. (Cary, NC)
Title: Integrated wireless headset
Patent Number: 7,603,148

Inventors: Mighdoll; Lee S. (San Francisco, CA), Leak; Bruce A. (Portola Valley, CA), Perlman; Stephen G. (Mountain View, CA), Goldman; Phillip Y. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Method of improving access to services provided by a plurality of remote service providers
Patent Number: 6,957,260

Inventors: Mihic; Matthew A (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Method and system for multi-threaded object loading and unloading
Patent Number: 6,957,436

Inventors: Milanovich; Nebojsa (Somerset, NJ), Cameron; Ryan B. (Somerset, NJ), Curtis; John P. (Alpha, NJ), Subramanyam; Ravi (Belle Mead, NJ), Prencipe; Michael (West Windsor, NJ)
Title: Dental whitening method
Patent Number: 7,601,002

Inventors: Milde, Jr.; Karl F. (Mahopac, NY)
Title: STOL and/or VTOL aircraft
Patent Number: 8,561,935

Inventors: Millendorf; Steven M. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Test functionality integrity verification for integrated circuit design
Patent Number: 8,560,987

Inventors: Miller; Charles Phillip (Cincinnati, OH), Kolodesh; Michael S. (Loveland, OH), Henry; Douglass Scott (West Chester, OH), Lamping; Michael Joseph (Cincinnati, OH), McLaughlin; Jon Kevin (Lebanon, OH), Thomas; Terry Howard (Mason, OH)
Title: Method and system for registering pre-produced webs with variable pitch length
Patent Number: 6,955,733

Inventors: Miller; Dennis J. (Sherwood, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for rejecting common mode signals on a printed circuit board and method for making same
Patent Number: 6,956,444

Inventors: Miller; Jonathan M. (Lindenhurst, IL), Gokhale; Rajeev (Helios, SG), Schmitt; Eric A. (Libertyville, IL), Gao; Yi (Vernon Hills, IL), Lafountaine; Justin (Chicago, IL), Dias; Lloyd (Gurnee, IL)
Title: Solid dispersions containing kinase inhibitors
Patent Number: 8,557,995

Inventors: Miller; Steven M. (Cary, NC), Rajib; Faisal M. (Astoria, NY)
Title: Provisioning a portlet viewer for viewing drag-and-drop content in a portal environment
Patent Number: 8,560,953

Inventors: Milosavljevic; Vladimir (Norrkoping, SE)
Title: Quarls in a burner
Patent Number: 8,561,409

Inventors: Minaguchi; Hiroyuki (Higashimatsuyama, JP), Tajima; Nobuyasu (Ome, JP), Sato; Masanori (Ome, JP), Itakura; Hidemi (Nishitama-gun, JP), Arisaka; Takayuki (Ome, JP)
Title: Electronic apparatus comprising receptacle for storing disk drive
Patent Number: 7,603,680

Inventors: Minder; Carl Emil Felix (Bologna, IT)
Title: Friction device for roll-up curtains and the like
Patent Number: 6,955,207

Inventors: Minks; William J. (Des Moines, IA)
Title: Method for instantly relieving tissue inflammation
Patent Number: 7,601,707

Inventors: Miroshnik; Yuri (Naaleh, IL), Shindler; Anatoli (Jerusalem, IL), Yurin; Svetlana (East Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Integrated circuit (IC) having IC floorplan silhouette-like power supply net, and sea of supply (SoS) electronic design automation (EDA) tool for designing same
Patent Number: 6,957,401

Inventors: Mishra; Shridhar Mubaraq (Berkeley, CA), Ardhanari; Guruprasad (Singapore, SG)
Title: Data switch and a method for broadcast packet queue estimation
Patent Number: 7,602,713

Inventors: Mishra; Umesh K. (Montecito, CA), McCarthy; Lee S. (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Method using low temperature wafer bonding to fabricate transistors with heterojunctions of Si(Ge) to III-N materials
Patent Number: 8,558,285

Inventors: Misra; Veena (Raleigh, NC), Gowda; Srivardhan (Raleigh, NC), Mathur; Guru (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Hybrid molecular memory devices and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 6,958,485

Inventors: Mistry; Kaizad R. (Lake Oswego, OR)
Title: Field effect transistor structure with self-aligned raised source/drain extensions
Patent Number: 6,956,263

Inventors: Mitchell; Herman R. (Dayton, OH)
Title: Adjustable tension stringed racquet
Patent Number: 6,955,618

Inventors: Mitsuda; Makoto (Ibaraki, JP), Yamauchi; Eiji (Hirakata, JP), Uno; Shinichiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information recording apparatus and method for recording information on recording medium
Patent Number: 6,956,798

Inventors: Mitsuishi; Mamoru (Koto-ku, Tokyo-to, JP), Warisawa; Shinichi (Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo-to, JP), Kuramoto; Kouichi (Okayama, JP), Inoue; Takayuki (Okayama, JP)
Title: Curved surface machining method and an apparatus thereof
Patent Number: 6,955,585

Inventors: Miyajima; Akira (Yokohama, JP), Kobayashi; Kazuto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: IP communication method, IP terminal apparatus, ENUM server and IP communication system
Patent Number: 7,602,767

Inventors: Miyamaru; Yukio (Saitama, JP), Yonehana; Atsushi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Bicycle simulation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,601,097

Inventors: Miyamoto; Atsushi (Yokohama, JP), Okuda; Hirohito (Yokohama, JP), Honda; Toshifumi (Yokohama, JP), Takagi; Yuji (Kamakura, JP), Hiroi; Takashi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method of classifying defects using multiple inspection machines
Patent Number: 7,602,962

Inventors: Miyanishi; Shintaro (Ikoma-gun, JP), Kojima; Kunio (Nabari, JP), Fuji; Hiroshi (Souraku-gun, JP), Taneya; Mototaka (Nara, JP)
Title: Optical device and optical sensor
Patent Number: 6,956,808

Inventors: Miyano; Kiyotaka (Tokyo, JP), Mizushima; Ichiro (Yokohama, JP), Matsuo; Kouji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device with recessed channel
Patent Number: 7,602,013

Inventors: Miyauchi; Yasushi (Akishima, JP), Terao; Motoyasu (Tokyo, JP), Hirotsune; Akemi (Higashimurayama, JP), Minemura; Hiroyuki (Kodaira, JP), Miyamoto; Harukazu (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Information recording medium, information recording method and information recording apparatus
Patent Number: 6,956,806

Inventors: Miyazaki; Kenji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Projection display device with cooling unit
Patent Number: 8,562,143

Inventors: Miyoshi; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Network connection device, switching circuit device, and method for learning address
Patent Number: 8,559,430

Inventors: Miyoshi; Tomoki (Nishio, JP), Sakurai; Masahide (Nishio, JP), Hiramatsu; Naoki (Nishio, JP), Sasaki; Toshimasa (Kariya, JP)
Title: Rocker arm unit
Patent Number: 8,561,585

Inventors: Mizutani; Masahiko (Ota, JP), Takakusaki; Sadamichi (Ota, JP), Nezu; Motoichi (Ora-gun, JP), Motegi; Kazutoshi (Ota, JP)
Title: Hybrid integrated circuit device
Patent Number: 6,956,252

Inventors: Mizutani; Satoshi (Kagawa, JP), Yamaki; Koichi (Kagawa, JP), Noda; Yuki (Kagawa, JP), Tokumoto; Megumi (Kagawa, JP), Sakai; Akane (Kagawa, JP)
Title: Interlabial pad individual packaging vessel
Patent Number: 7,601,146

Inventors: Moers; Paulus Louis Guido (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Method for selection of a receiver tuning frequency
Patent Number: 6,957,053

Inventors: Moertl; Daniel Frank (Rochester, MN), Yanes; Adalberto Guillermo (Rochester, MN)
Title: Split completion performance of PCI-X bridges based on data transfer amount
Patent Number: 6,957,293

Inventors: Mohan; Paul (Novi, MI)
Title: Method and apparatus for remotely deriving the velocity vector of an in-flight ballistic projectile
Patent Number: 6,956,523

Inventors: Mohanty; Sanat (Minneapolis, MN), Sahouani; Hassan (Hastings, MN), Moran; Cristin E. (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Multilayered chromonic structures
Patent Number: 7,601,769

Inventors: Mohd; Mohd. Aminudin Bin (Kuala Lumpur, MY), Setapa; Sharipah Binti (Kuala Lumpur, MY)
Title: Method of integrating quantum key distribution with internet key exchange protocol
Patent Number: 8,559,640

Inventors: Moldoveanu; Nicolae (Houston, TX)
Title: Method to acquire simultaneously seismic data with source arrays designed for specific targets
Patent Number: 8,559,264

Inventors: Mongia; Rajiv K. (Fremont, CA), Singh; Bijendra (Karnataka, IN)
Title: External protrusion for air flow distribution
Patent Number: 7,602,607

Inventors: Monks; Nicholas Paul (Tilburg, NL), Van Dullemen; Marlies (Leiden, NL), Maurice; Ingmar Christiaan (Amsterdam, NL), Den Hollander; Marte Jeane (The Hague, NL)
Title: Rescue arrangement
Patent Number: 8,561,759

Inventors: Monson; Robert J. (St. Paul, MN), Thorson; Kevin J. (Eagan, MN), Grette-Compton; Melissa A. (Eagan, MN), Katterheinrich; Kent D. (Coon Rapids, MN)
Title: Cardlock clamp
Patent Number: 8,559,178

Inventors: Montierth; Mark D. (Meridian, ID), Briggs; Randall D. (Boise, ID), Keithley; Douglas G. (Boise, ID), Bartle; David A. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method and apparatus for storing demonstration page information in an imaging device
Patent Number: 8,559,048

Inventors: Moody; Ernest W. (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Electronic video poker games
Patent Number: 6,955,356

Inventors: Moon; William G. (Provo, UT), Dudte; Chris (Sun Valley, NV), Cornwell; Michael (Santa Cruz, CA), Scott; Ronald K. (Claremore, OK), Daly; Kevin (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Removable disk storage array emulating tape library having backup and archive capability
Patent Number: 6,957,291

Inventors: Moore; Anthony D. (Summerfield, NC), Angel; Bruce A. (Kernersville, NC)
Title: Collapsible broom and dustpan
Patent Number: 7,600,287

Inventors: Moore; Michael P. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Method for controlling channel re-selection
Patent Number: 8,559,901

Inventors: Moore; Scott E. (Meridian, ID)
Title: RFID material tracking method and apparatus
Patent Number: 6,956,538

Inventors: Morbieu; Bertrand (Bruges, FR), Laborie; Jean-Jacques (St Jean d'Illac, FR)
Title: Network structure using high dispersion volume holography
Patent Number: 6,956,680

Inventors: Morejon; Israel J. (Tampa, FL), Zhai; Jinhui (Oldsmar, FL), Bui; Thong (Tarpon Springs, FL)
Title: High efficiency incandescent bulb replacement lamp
Patent Number: 7,600,882

Inventors: Mori; Katsuaki (Shizuoka, JP), Nishide; Yukio (Shizuoka, JP), Kobayashi; Masaaki (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Power transmission apparatus
Patent Number: 7,600,624

Inventors: Mori; Katsuhiro (Shunan, JP), Kawabata; Yuichiro (Shunan, JP), Kawaguchi; Ikumi (Shunan, JP), Nagoh; Hironobu (Shunan, JP)
Title: Photochromic optical element
Patent Number: 8,557,377

Inventors: Mori; Kenichiro (Utsunomiya, JP), Yamada; Akihiro (Utsunomiya, JP), Osaka; Noboru (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Exposure apparatus
Patent Number: 7,602,474

Inventors: Mori; Yasuo (Yokohama, JP), Nakagiri; Koji (Kawasaki, JP), Tomita; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP), Sato; Junko (Kawasaki, JP), Kanaya; Wataru (Chofu, JP), Kanaya, legal representative; Michiko (Chofu, JP)
Title: Document processing apparatus, control method therefor, and computer program
Patent Number: 7,603,618

Inventors: Moriya; Tadashi (Aoba-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa, JP), Furukawa; Yuji (Chofu-shi, Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ultrasonic motor
Patent Number: 7,602,103

Inventors: Moriyama; Jiro (Kanagawa, JP), Kanda; Hidehiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus, information processing apparatus, control method for them, and program
Patent Number: 6,957,879

Inventors: Moroi; Takashi (Hiratsuka, JP), Sotoguchi; Tsukasa (Tokyo, JP), Matsumura; Kazuhiko (Hiratsuka, JP), Takenaka; Motonobu (Hiratsuka, JP), Kuriyama; Wataru (Hiratsuka, JP), Murayama; Toshiyuki (Iwata, JP), Nara; Hideki (Hiratsuka, JP), Yokozawa; Tohru (Hiratsuka, JP), Yagi; Kenji (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Method for producing an optically active tetrahydroquinoline
Patent Number: 7,601,842

Inventors: Morris; Christopher Hayes (Topanga Canyon, CA)
Title: Footwear with surrounding ornamentation
Patent Number: 6,957,504

Inventors: Morse; Michael T. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Epitaxial growth for waveguide tapering
Patent Number: 6,956,983

Inventors: Moss; Marlon Euyvon (Aromas, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for efficiently cooling motorcycle engines
Patent Number: 6,955,150

Inventors: Motoyoshi; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile magnetic memory device
Patent Number: 6,958,503

Inventors: Motz; Mario (Wernberg, AT)
Title: Sensor with frequency selectable operating modes
Patent Number: 6,957,173

Inventors: Movshovish; Aleksandr (Santa Clara, CA), Li; Meng (San Jose, CA), Ranganathan; Sumant (San Jose, CA)
Title: High impedance digital full line video clamp
Patent Number: 6,956,621

Inventors: Mukerji; Arindum (Seattle, WA), Rothstein; Jesse Abraham (Seattle, WA)
Title: Selectively enabling packet concatenation based on a transaction boundary
Patent Number: 8,559,313

Inventors: Mukhopadhyay; Sudip (Berkeley, CA), Pandey; Yamini (Fremont, CA), Dankers; Lea (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Anti-reflective coatings for optically transparent substrates
Patent Number: 8,557,877

Inventors: Mukojima; Masahiro (Fukuroi, JP)
Title: Tone generator apparatus sharing parameters among channels
Patent Number: 6,956,160

Inventors: Mukunoki; Toshio (Nara, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 7,602,638

Inventors: Munetoh; Seiji (Kawasaki, JP), Maruyama; Hiroshi (Tokyo-to, JP), Seliger; Frank (Altdorf, DE), Nagaratnam; Nataraj (Cary, NC)
Title: Information processing apparatus, a server apparatus, a method of an information processing apparatus, a method of a server apparatus, and an apparatus executable program
Patent Number: 8,560,857

Inventors: Murai; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wavelength conversion device and wavelength conversion method
Patent Number: 7,602,544

Inventors: Murayama; Kei (Nagano, JP)
Title: Method for thinning wafer by grinding
Patent Number: 6,958,298

Inventors: Murphy; Elissa E. S. (Seattle, WA), Hulten; Geoffrey J (Lynwood, WA), Mishra; Manav (Kirkland, WA), Rounthwaite; Robert L. (Fall City, WA)
Title: Secure safe sender list
Patent Number: 7,603,422

Inventors: Musliner; David J. (Plymouth, MN), Goldman; Robert P. (Minneapolis, MN), Pelican; Michael J. (Purcellville, VA)
Title: Incremental automata verification
Patent Number: 6,957,178

Inventors: Mutnury; Bhyrav M. (Austin, TX), Pham; Nam H. (Round Rock, TX), Rodrigues; Terence (Austin, TX)
Title: Identifying a signal on a printed circuit board under test
Patent Number: 8,558,567

Inventors: Muyskens; Robert Henry (Lexington, KY)
Title: Systems and methods for communication of date information between an ink tank and a printing device
Patent Number: 8,562,100

Inventors: Nabeshima; Naozumi (Kawasaki, JP), Yamane; Toru (Yokohama, JP), Suzuki; Takumi (Yokohama, JP), Kubota; Masahiko (Nakano-ku, JP), Sato; Tamaki (Kawasaki, JP), Kanri; Ryoji (Zushi, JP), Hatta; Maki (Tachikawa, JP), Asai; Kazuhiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Liquid discharge head and manufacturing method of the same
Patent Number: 8,557,164

Inventors: Naciri; Jawad (Herndon, VA), Zhou; Jing C. (Alexandria, VA), Ratna; Banahalli R. (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Photoresponsive nanoparticles as light-driven nanoscale actuators
Patent Number: 8,557,140

Inventors: Nadkarni; Vijay (San Jose, CA)
Title: Location detection
Patent Number: 8,558,666

Inventors: Nagai; Toshiyuki (Fukaya, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for processing decoded images
Patent Number: 8,559,526

Inventors: Nagasawa; Hiroyuki (Chichibu, JP), Egashira; Yoshinori (Chichibu, JP), Yamana; Yoshihiro (Tokyo, JP), Saito; Hidekazu (Kurashiki, JP), Kimura; Hiroki (Kurashiki, JP)
Title: Method for producing golf ball
Patent Number: 7,601,290

Inventors: Nahas; Nicholas Charles (Chatham, NJ)
Title: Conversion of petroleum residua to methane
Patent Number: 6,955,695

Inventors: Naka; Akiteru (Machida, JP), Isobe; Naohiro (Kawasaki, JP), Myoki; Yutaka (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, information processing apparatus control method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,559,047

Inventors: Nakamura; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP), Kajiura; Mikihiro (Tokyo, JP), Yamada; Yoshihiko (Kanagawa, JP), Hara; Seinosuke (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Valve operating apparatus for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,600,496

Inventors: Nakamura; Yasutaka (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Sound-absorbing panel and production method of the same
Patent Number: 7,600,609

Inventors: Nakamura; Yusuke (Yokohama, JP), Katagiri; Toyomasa (Shinagawa-ku, JP)
Title: Genes and polypeptides relating to human pancreatic cancers
Patent Number: 7,601,826

Inventors: Nakanishi; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Solution program recording media for simultaneous linear equations having band coefficient matrix
Patent Number: 7,603,402

Inventors: Nakano; Kiyotaka (Rockford, MI)
Title: Method of manufacturing an article of footwear having a direct attach sole component
Patent Number: 8,557,157

Inventors: Nakata; Josuke (Nishikyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 610-1102, JP)
Title: Light emitting or light receiving semiconductor module and method for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 7,602,035

Inventors: Nakatsugawa; Haruyasu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Radiological image conversion panel, manufacturing method thereof and radiological image detection apparatus
Patent Number: 8,558,183

Inventors: Nakayama; Kazuya (Sagamihara, JP), Tanaka; Bungo (Yokohama, JP), Sato; Nobuyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 6,958,514

Inventors: Nakayama; Kei (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Audio signal processor and network system
Patent Number: 8,560,725

Inventors: Nakayama; Sadao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor storage device
Patent Number: 6,958,532

Inventors: Nakayama; Yoshiaki (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor equipment with lateral and vertical MOS regions
Patent Number: 6,958,543

Inventors: Nakazawa; Hiroaki (Tokyo, JP), Yagisawa; Tsuyoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kaneko; Kazue (Kanagawa, JP), Aso; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP), Hirota; Makoto (Yokohama, JP), Suzuki; Kazuko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Character provision service system, information processing apparatus, controlling method therefor, and recording medium
Patent Number: 6,956,575

Inventors: Nankou; Takahiko (Sanda, JP), Iitsuka; Hiroyuki (Katano, JP), Nishiwaki; Yasuo (Moriguchi, JP)
Title: Data transfer method, data transfer system, data transfer controller, and program recording medium
Patent Number: 6,956,864

Inventors: Napoli; Joseph David (San Dimas, CA), Adame; Jose' Luis (San Dimas, CA)
Title: Perimeter lighting fixture with wall trim piece
Patent Number: 8,562,168

Inventors: Narayan; Raghu (Fremont, CA)
Title: Packages for housing optoelectronic assemblies and methods of manufacture thereof
Patent Number: 6,955,483

Inventors: Natarajan; Govindarajan (Pleasant Valley, NY)
Title: Supported greensheet structure and method in MLC processing
Patent Number: 6,955,737

Inventors: Nave; Gerald A. (Johnson City, TN)
Title: Tool for installing an electrical box
Patent Number: 6,958,448

Inventors: Nebosis; Rainer (Munich, DE)
Title: Method and system for optical coherence tomography
Patent Number: 8,559,016

Inventors: Neiman; Mark (Kalispell, MT)
Title: Tool for installing nozzles in pop-up sprinkler heads
Patent Number: 6,957,477

Inventors: Nelson; Rodney L. (Princeton, NC), Nelson; Margaret A. (Princeton, NC), Woodall; Durwood D. (Smithfield, NC)
Title: Energy production system using combustion exhaust
Patent Number: 8,561,390

Inventors: Nemecek; Craig (Seattle, WA)
Title: System and a method for communication between an ICE and a production microcontroller while in a halt state
Patent Number: 6,957,180

Inventors: Nemoto; Seiji (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Battery
Patent Number: 6,958,199

Inventors: Netravali; Anil (Ithaca, NY), Govang; Patrick (Ithaca, NY)
Title: High-strength, environmentally friendly corrugated board
Patent Number: 8,557,367

Inventors: Neumann; Cedric (Birmingham, GB), Puch-Solis; Roberto (Birmingham, GB)
Title: Modelling
Patent Number: 8,560,244

Inventors: Neumiller; James S. (Redmond, WA), DeBardi; Gary A. (Kirkland, WA), Kelly; Patrick F. (Edmonds, WA)
Title: Hazard mitigation in medical device
Patent Number: 6,957,368

Inventors: Nguyen; Hong Wai (Troy, MI)
Title: Stake punch
Patent Number: 7,600,407

Inventors: Ni; Qian (ShangHai, CN), Sun; Devin (ShangHai, CN), Lucz; Peter (Budapest, HU), Torok; Balazs (Budapest, HU)
Title: Hybrid lamp power circuit
Patent Number: 8,558,478

Inventors: Nicholls; Charles W. T. (Nepean, CA), Ouellette; Michel (Orleans, CA)
Title: Communication time information in a network to enable synchronization
Patent Number: 8,559,412

Inventors: Nicolino; Aldo (Caselette, IT)
Title: Fast-fit coupling for a fluid circulation system
Patent Number: 7,600,788

Inventors: Niewels; Joachim Johannes (Thornton, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for post-mold cooling a molded article
Patent Number: 8,557,156

Inventors: Nimon; Yevgeniy S. (Walnut Creek, CA), Chu; May-Ying (Oakland, CA), Visco; Steven J. (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Coated lithium electrodes
Patent Number: 6,955,866

Inventors: Ninomiya; Norikazu (Osaka, JP), Onoda; Kenji (Kashihara, JP), Ogawa; Masao (Osaka, JP), Naka; Yuri (Katano, JP)
Title: Multi-piece golf ball and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 6,955,613

Inventors: Nishi; Toru (Tokyo, JP), Ueda; Kazuhiko (Kanagawa, JP), Asano; Mitsuyasu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method, recording medium, and program
Patent Number: 7,602,440

Inventors: Nishida; Takehiro (Tokyo, JP), Miyashita; Motoharu (Tokyo, JP), Yamaguchi; Tsutomu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Monolithic semiconductor laser and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,602,830

Inventors: Nishikori; Tamaki (Kusatsu, JP), Davis; Ron (Danville, KY)
Title: Upright vacuum cleaner with spring loaded nozzle
Patent Number: 6,957,473

Inventors: Nishimoto; Mitsuhiko (Kashihara, JP), Sugimoto; Eiki (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Abnormality judging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,603,250

Inventors: Nishimura; Hisaji (Toyama, JP), Ogura; Hiroyoshi (Toyama, JP), Ohdaira; Akira (Toyama, JP)
Title: High voltage semiconductor device and method of manufacture thereof
Patent Number: 7,602,025

Inventors: Nishimura; Teruyuki (Matsumoto, JP), Sano; Akira (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Interference filter having adhesive and warp reduction grooves
Patent Number: 8,559,111

Inventors: Nishimura; Tomoyuki (Saitama, JP)
Title: Lens moving mechanism for an imaging device and method thereof
Patent Number: 6,956,609

Inventors: Nishio; Kiyoshi (Yokosuka, JP), Tanaka; Toshiya (Yokohama, JP), Fujita; Takayuki (Yokosuka, JP), Yasuda; Takeo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Compact fluorescent lamp, self-ballasted fluorescent lamp and luminaire
Patent Number: 6,956,327

Inventors: Nishitani; Katsuaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processor, image processing method, and computer product
Patent Number: 6,955,486

Inventors: Nishiumi; Ryoji (Susono, JP)
Title: Exhaust gas control apparatus for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,600,372

Inventors: Niskanen; Will (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Decorative light defusing novelty lamp
Patent Number: 6,955,440

Inventors: Niwatsukino; Aya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Linear motor and exposure apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 7,602,088

Inventors: Nobutaka; Yasushi (Osaka, JP), Kamiya; Hiroshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Lead pin, circuit, semiconductor device, and method of forming lead pin
Patent Number: 7,602,059

Inventors: Noda; Yuki (Kagawa, JP), Kuroda; Kenichiro (Kagawa, JP), Nishikawa; Kumiko (Kagawa, JP)
Title: Absorbent article
Patent Number: 8,558,054

Inventors: Nogawa; Hiromichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical disk recording device, recording data transmission method, and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,559,288

Inventors: Nojiri; Masayoshi (Tokyo, JP), Nagai; Minoru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Hair cosmetic composition
Patent Number: 7,601,340

Inventors: Nolte; Michael (Goslar, DE), Oser; Bernhard (Karlsruhe, DE), Eberhard; Mark (Karlsruhe, DE), Kolb; Thomas (Edenkoben, DE), Seifert; Helmut (Ludwigshafen, DE), Kerbe; Rolf (Weingarten, DE), Gramling; Hubert (Graben-Neudorf, DE)
Title: Method for increasing the throughput of packages in rotary tubular kiln apparatus
Patent Number: 7,600,997

Inventors: Nomura; Hiroshi (Saitama, JP), Yamazaki; Yoshihiro (Saitama, JP), Okuda; Isao (Saitama, JP)
Title: Structure of a lens barrel
Patent Number: 6,956,705

Inventors: Nomura; Yujiro (Nagano-ken, JP), Ikuma; Ken (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Apparatus for and method of forming image using oscillation mirror
Patent Number: 7,602,410

Inventors: Nonomura; Yoshihito (Gifu, JP)
Title: Tape cassette and tape unit
Patent Number: 6,955,318

Inventors: Nosaka; Keiji (Kawasaki, JP), Aiba; Yoshitaka (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,602,055

Inventors: Nose; Masaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method, processor and program for error diffusion modified with AM-FM sine wave
Patent Number: 6,956,675

Inventors: Novosselov; Igor V (Seattle, WA), Ariessohn; Peter C (Lake Tapps, WA), Dengler; Evan D (Seattle, WA), Hickner; Michelle (Seattle, WA)
Title: Particle interrogation devices and methods
Patent Number: 8,561,486

Inventors: Nozaki; Hirotake (Kouto-ku, JP)
Title: Digital camera having trimming and focusing ability
Patent Number: 8,558,941

Inventors: Nuijten; Petrus Johannes Maria (Sambeek, NL), Hensen; Selma Marianne (Mook, NL)
Title: Streptococcus uberis protein, nucleic acid sequence encoding the same and its use in a mastitis vaccine
Patent Number: 7,601,804

Inventors: Nulman; Jaim (Palo Alto, CA), Sidi; Nissim (Tel Aviv, IL)
Title: Apparatus for storing and moving a cassette
Patent Number: 6,955,517

Inventors: Nygren; Per-Ake (Ekero, SE), Uhlen; Mathias (Taby, SE), Nord; Olof (Stockholm, SE)
Title: In vitro selection and optional identification of polypeptides using solid support carriers
Patent Number: 6,955,877

Inventors: O'Connor; Gregory W. (Littleton, CO), Gregg; James S. (Aurora, CO)
Title: Direct forming of non-textile fabric elements from plastic pellets
Patent Number: 8,557,160

Inventors: O'Gardy; William E. (Hyattsville, MD), Cheeck; Graham T. (Annapolis, MD)
Title: Low temperature refining and formation of refractory metals
Patent Number: 6,958,115

Inventors: O'Neill; Alan (Henley Beach, AU)
Title: Support of disparate addressing plans and dynamic HA address allocation in mobile IP
Patent Number: 8,559,411

Inventors: O'Neill; Raymond (Spring Lake Heights, NJ), O'Neill, Jr.; Raymond (Hamburg, NJ)
Title: Transportable basketball system having a wind-transmissive mesh backboard structure and sand-anchorable post assembly
Patent Number: 6,958,022

Inventors: O'Shea; Helena Deirdre (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for compensating DC offsets in communication systems
Patent Number: 8,559,559

Inventors: Odenwald; Louis H. (Wichita, KS), Clegg; Roger T. (Wichita, KS), Schremmer; Steven R. (Wichita, KS)
Title: Selectable logical identifier mapping
Patent Number: 6,957,279

Inventors: Ogata; Tsutomu (Tokyo, JP), Kamatani; Naoyuki (Tokyo, JP), Hasegawa; Tomonobu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Estimation method, human estrogen receptor alpha gene, genomic DNA, and diagnostic marker
Patent Number: 7,601,828

Inventors: Ogura; Naoyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Associative memory, method for searching the same, network device, and network system
Patent Number: 6,956,756

Inventors: Oh; Jong Hak (Gwangju, KR), Oh; Chun Young (Gwangju, KR), Kim; Sang Soo (Gwangju, KR)
Title: Refrigerator
Patent Number: 8,561,421

Inventors: Oh; Suk Kan (Xiamen, CN), Lee; Youn Jae (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Cover for a self-adjusting mattress that secures a fitted sheet
Patent Number: 8,561,235

Inventors: Oh; Tae-Sik (Suwon, KR)
Title: Field emission display having carbon-based emitters
Patent Number: 6,956,334

Inventors: Ohmi; Tadahiro (Miyagi, JP), Shirai; Yasuyuki (Miyagi, JP), Yamanaka; Jiro (Miyagi, JP), Iwahara; Kengo (Kanagawa, JP), Fukae; Kouji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Resin molding device
Patent Number: 8,562,320

Inventors: Ohmori; Tadashi (Shiga, JP)
Title: High-voltage input tolerant receiver
Patent Number: 6,956,412

Inventors: Ohshima; Seiji (Itami, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method to reduce gray levels of image
Patent Number: 6,956,673

Inventors: Ohshima; Takeshi (Shiga, JP), Nishimura; Shigeyuki (Shiga, JP), Ando; Takayoshi (Shiga, JP)
Title: Process for producing 2-phenylacetophenone derivatives and precursors therefor
Patent Number: 6,956,132

Inventors: Ohta; Tatsuo (Otsuki, JP), Taka; Kunihiko (Musashino, JP)
Title: Optical lens and information recording and reproducing device
Patent Number: 7,602,679

Inventors: Oishi; Kazuomi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Methods and apparatus for input of coded image data
Patent Number: 7,603,561

Inventors: Okada; Kazunori (Chiryu, JP), Hozuka; Minoru (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Electronic control system
Patent Number: 6,957,135

Inventors: Okada; Takahiro (Saitama, JP), Hyakudai; Toshihisa (Chiba, JP), Matsumiya; Isao (Kanagawa, JP), Ikeda; Yasunari (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Reception apparatus
Patent Number: 6,956,812

Inventors: Okamoto; Kohei (Yokohama, JP), Komoto; Atsushi (Moriya, JP), Kubo; Wataru (Inagi, JP), Miyata; Hirokatsu (Hadano, JP), Noma; Takashi (Hadano, JP)
Title: X-ray waveguide
Patent Number: 8,559,600

Inventors: Okamoto; Satoru (Kanagawa, JP), Monoe; Shigeharu (Kanagawa, JP), Yokoshima; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Light-emitting apparatus
Patent Number: 6,958,490

Inventors: Okayasu; Toshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Daisuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Light receiving apparatus, testing apparatus, light receiving method, testing method, test module and semiconductor chip
Patent Number: 7,603,241

Inventors: Okuda; Yuichi (Higashimurayama, JP), Kokubo; Masaru (Hanno, JP), Nakagome; Yoshinobu (Hamura, JP), Yahata; Hideharu (Inagii, JP), Miyashita; Hiroki (Higashimurayama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device
Patent Number: 7,602,665

Inventors: Okuley; James (Portland, OR), Edwards; Britney D. (Portland, OR)
Title: Method, apparatus and system for a secondary personal computer display
Patent Number: 6,956,542

Inventors: Okumura; Tomohiro (Osaka, JP), Sasaki; Yuichiro (Tokyo, JP), Okashita; Katsumi (Osaka, JP), Ito; Hiroyuki (Chiba, JP), Mizuno; Bunji (Nara, JP), Jin; Cheng-Guo (Osaka, JP), Nakayama; Ichiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for plasma processing
Patent Number: 7,601,619

Inventors: Okuyama; Kyouko (Kawasaki, JP), Mori; Shinichiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for calculating absolute movement path and recording medium
Patent Number: 8,560,235

Inventors: Olah; Geza (Budapest, HU)
Title: Method and device for registering and connecting collect calls with intelligent network services
Patent Number: 6,957,059

Inventors: Olivieri; Stefano (Milan, IT)
Title: Coding a video data stream with unequal error protection based activity
Patent Number: 7,603,610

Inventors: Olsen; Gary A. (Puyallup, WA), Stuever; John C. (Savannah, TX), Stuever; Susan C. (Savannah, TX)
Title: Particulate matter and methods of obtaining same from a Kraft waste reclamation
Patent Number: 8,557,731

Inventors: Olson; Alan D. (Fargo, ND), Olson; Roger A. (Moorhead, MN)
Title: Tree spade for ATV
Patent Number: 7,600,480

Inventors: Olson; Traci L. (Westport, MA), Aoyama; Steven (Marion, MA)
Title: Golf ball dimples with spiral depressions
Patent Number: 7,601,080

Inventors: Olszak; Artur G. (Tucson, AZ), Liang; Chen (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Equalization for a multi-axis imaging system
Patent Number: 6,958,464

Inventors: Omata; Sadao (Tokyo, JP), Murayama; Yoshinobu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Material hardness distribution display system and material hardness distribution display method
Patent Number: 8,560,253

Inventors: Omowale; Djoser (Bronx, NY)
Title: Illuminated writing implement
Patent Number: 6,955,445

Inventors: Onomatsu; Takehiro (Osaka, JP), Narita; Shusuke (Osaka, JP)
Title: Broadcast receiver with automatic channel scanning
Patent Number: 7,603,077

Inventors: Ontiveros; Steve (Oxnard, CA)
Title: Motor vehicle utility tool
Patent Number: 6,957,478

Inventors: Oomura; Makoto (Ina Machi, JP), Toyama; Nobuaki (Saitama, JP)
Title: High magnification, four-group zoom lens
Patent Number: 6,956,704

Inventors: Ootsu; Kinichi (Kanagawa, JP), Kojima; Yasunobu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Transmission device and camera device operating with serial signals corresponding to clock signals having different frequencies
Patent Number: 8,558,905

Inventors: Oouchi; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Ishii; Kiwamu (Tokyo, JP), Wakayama; Jyunji (Tokyo, JP), Ohno; Tomio (Ichihara, JP)
Title: Collecting facility of high melting point component in gas and collecting facility of dihalogenated aromatic compound in gas
Patent Number: 6,955,714

Inventors: Oowatari; Shinya (Anjo, JP), Ooiwa; Tooru (Toyota, JP)
Title: Vehicle alternator and stator for vehicle alternator
Patent Number: 7,602,093

Inventors: Opferkuch; Frank (Unterensingen, DE), Borst; Daniel (Wolfschlugen, DE), Ploppa; Martin (Pfullingen, DE), Zobel; Werner (Boblingen, DE), Nies; Jens (Holzgerlingen, DE), Stolz; Andreas (Waldorfhaslach, DE), Merz; Dieter (Dotternhousen, DE), Eisele; Siegfried (Schonaich, DE)
Title: Tubes and method and apparatus for producing tubes
Patent Number: 8,561,451

Inventors: Orf; Diana L. (Somerville, MA), Sonnelitter, III; Robert J. (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Dynamic cache queue allocation based on destination availability
Patent Number: 8,560,803

Inventors: Ormos; Pal (Szeged, HU), Der; Andras (Szeged, HU), Wolff; Elmar Klaus (Witten-Annen, DE), Ramsden; Jeremy J. (Bedfordshire, GB)
Title: Light driven, integrated optical device
Patent Number: 6,956,984

Inventors: Osada; Takahiro (Gunma, JP), Yazawa; Suguru (Gunma, JP)
Title: Marking pen with excellent cap-off performance
Patent Number: 6,955,491

Inventors: Osaki; Mitsuharu (Daito, JP)
Title: Optical disk device
Patent Number: 7,602,677

Inventors: Osterberg; David A. (Glendale, AZ)
Title: Bi-stable magnetic latch
Patent Number: 6,956,453

Inventors: Ota; Tatsuo (Tokyo, JP), Shinohara; Toshiaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor module
Patent Number: 8,558,367

Inventors: Otsuka; Takeshi (Hazu-gun, JP), Ootake; Seiichirou (Hazu-gun, JP)
Title: Pressure sensor
Patent Number: 6,955,089

Inventors: Otsuki; Masashi (Musashimurayama, JP), Endo; Shigeki (Tokorozawa, JP), Ogino; Takao (Tokorozawa, JP)
Title: Non-aqueous electrolyte secondary cell and, deterioration-preventing agent for non-aqueous electrolyte secondary cell and additive for non-aqueous electrolyte secondary cell for use therein
Patent Number: 6,955,867

Inventors: Ott; Michael L. (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Method and system for deterministic pseudo-random valid entry resolution
Patent Number: 6,957,238

Inventors: Oumi; Manabu (Chiba, JP), Mitsuoka; Yasuyuki (Chiba, JP), Chiba; Norio (Chiba, JP), Kasama; Nobuyuki (Chiba, JP), Kato; Kenji (Chiba, JP), Niwa; Takashi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Near-field optical probe for reproducing information on a recording medium using near-field light
Patent Number: 7,602,692

Inventors: Owegeser; Johann (Illerrieden, DE)
Title: Paving machine with a storage container
Patent Number: 8,562,249

Inventors: Owens; Andrew Pate (Huntingdon, GB), Barnett; Stanley F. (North Wales, PA)
Title: Inhibitors of Akt activity
Patent Number: 6,958,334

Inventors: Ozaki; Tadafumi (Chino, JP)
Title: Integrated circuit device and electronic device
Patent Number: 8,558,840

Inventors: Ozawa; Tokuro (Suwa, JP), Endo; Ayae (Kai, JP), Nozawa; Ryoichi (Tatsuno-machi, JP)
Title: Electro-optical device having electro-optical elements provided selectively at pixel regions and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,601,943

Inventors: Ozeki; Tohru (Obu, JP), Nakamura; Eiji (Nagoya, JP), Takeshita; Kichiji (Anjo, JP)
Title: Machine tool
Patent Number: 8,562,055

Inventors: Pachao-Morbitzer; Nelson M. (Zarate, AR), Ernst; Hugo A. (Buenos Aires, AR)
Title: Threading insert with cooling channels
Patent Number: 6,957,933

Inventors: Padilla; Richard (Bakersfield, CA)
Title: Combined ladder engageable tool carrier and step stool
Patent Number: 8,561,954

Inventors: Paitan; Yosef (Kfar Saba, IL)
Title: Methods, compositions and kits for detection and analysis of antibiotic-resistant bacteria
Patent Number: 8,557,974

Inventors: Paitan; Yosef (Kfar Saba, IL)
Title: Methods, compositions and kits for detection and analysis of antibiotic-resistant bacteria
Patent Number: 8,557,524

Inventors: Pak; Chan-ho (Seoul, KR), Chang; Hyuk (Seongnam-si, KR), Yoo; Dae-jong (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Ji-man (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Mesoporous carbon composite containing carbon nanotube
Patent Number: 8,557,212

Inventors: Palaskas; George (Portland, OR), Tsividis; Yannis (New York, NY), Toth; Laszlo (Budapest, HU)
Title: Active filter circuit with dynamically modifiable gain
Patent Number: 6,958,644

Inventors: Palmieri; Biagio (Compiegne, FR), Lopepe; Frederic (Rosny Sous Bois, FR)
Title: Immersed burner with regulated flame
Patent Number: 8,561,430

Inventors: Palumbo; Riccardo (Arona, IT)
Title: Apparatus and method for packaging products
Patent Number: 6,955,029

Inventors: Pamperin; John M. (Louisville, KY)
Title: Protective barrier for piping and cabling
Patent Number: 7,601,918

Inventors: Pan; James (San Jose, CA), Cheng; Ning (Cupertino, CA), Woo; Christy Mein Chu (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method of fabricating a dual-level stacked flash memory cell with a MOSFET storage transistor
Patent Number: 6,958,271

Inventors: Pan; Xiao-Peng (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Multi-axis industrial robot with stopper
Patent Number: 8,561,496

Inventors: Pandey; Anjali (Fremont, CA), Scarborough; Robert M. (Half Moon Bay, CA), Matsuno; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Ichimura; Michio (Tokyo, JP), Nomoto; Yuji (Shizuoka, JP), Ide; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP), Tsukuda; Eiji (Tokyo, JP), Sasaki; Junko (Akita, JP), Oda; Shoji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Nitrogenous heterocylic compounds
Patent Number: 6,956,039

Inventors: Parascandola; Michael (Londonderry, NH), Hamilton; Ward (Amherst, NH), Cordaro; Marc (Sudbury, MA), Dupelle; Michael R. (N. Attleboro, MA), Reilly; George (Chelmsford, MA), Faller; Frederick W. (Burlington, MA)
Title: Electrode package attached to exterior of defibrillator
Patent Number: 7,603,173

Inventors: Park; Gi Won (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Yuk; Young Soo (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Yong Ho (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Ryu; Ki Seon (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method of transmitting and receiving paging information
Patent Number: 8,559,348

Inventors: Park; Hyung Ho (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Suk Woo (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus of transmitting control information for multicast broadcast service
Patent Number: 8,559,435

Inventors: Park; Joong-Wan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Cho; Byung-Duck (Seoul, KR), Lee; Jung-Kee (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Dual display device for camera apparatus having projector therein
Patent Number: 8,558,937

Inventors: Park; Jun Seok (Gwangju, KR)
Title: Lighting module, backlight unit, and display device including the same
Patent Number: 8,562,200

Inventors: Park; Sang-shin (Seoul, KR), Koh; Soo-hyeon (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Hee-jeong (Seoul, KR), Jeon; Ji-hyun (Seoul, KR)
Title: User interface for and method of managing icons on group-by-group basis using skin image
Patent Number: 7,603,628

Inventors: Park; Seok Kyu (Changwon-shi, KR), Cha; Woong Kil (Changwon-shi, KR), Kim; Myong Deok (Changwon-shi, KR)
Title: Structure of handgrip and method for fabrication of same
Patent Number: 6,954,967

Inventors: Park; Sung Wan (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Recording medium, and method and apparatus for recording data in the same
Patent Number: 7,602,689

Inventors: Park; Yong Cheol (Kyonggi-do, KR), Lee; Myong Gu (Kyonggi-do, KR), Shin; Jong In (Kyonggi-do, KR), Jeong; Kyu Hwa (Kyonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus of recording data in the optical recording medium
Patent Number: 7,603,584

Inventors: Parker; James R. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Lifting hook for erecting steel joists
Patent Number: 8,562,047

Inventors: Parks; John C. (Baton Rouge, LA), Knoebel; David H. (Homer, LA), Jenkins; Lawrence M. (Magnolia, AR), Ransford; George H. (Magnolia, AR), Bowman, Jr.; Gary L. (Stamps, AR), Hussain; Saadat (Baton Rouge, LA)
Title: Bromination process
Patent Number: 6,958,423

Inventors: Parrish; Clyde F. (Melbourne, FL)
Title: High performance immobilized liquid membrane for carbon dioxide separations
Patent Number: 6,958,085

Inventors: Parrish; Clyde F. (Melbourne, FL)
Title: High temperature decomposition of hydrogen peroxide
Patent Number: 6,955,799

Inventors: Partsch; Torsten (Raleigh, NC), Le; Thoai Thai (Cary, NC)
Title: Random access memory with optional inaccessible memory cells
Patent Number: 6,956,786

Inventors: Pascal; Erica J. (San Diego, CA), Valentine; Scott A. (Wake Forest, NC), Brown; Jeffrey A. (Durham, NC), Cockrell; Adam S. (Durham, NC), Johnson; Brian D. (Cary, NC)
Title: Control of gene expression in plants
Patent Number: 6,958,236

Inventors: Pascual Leo; Juan Moises (Madrid, ES), Frias Martinez; Enrique (Madrid, ES)
Title: Content recommendation method and system based on psychological factors from a use profile
Patent Number: 8,560,486

Inventors: Pasricha; Pankaj Jay (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography
Patent Number: 8,560,053

Inventors: Pastore; Joseph M. (Minneapolis, MN), Girouard; Steven D. (Woodbury, MN), KenKnight; Bruce H. (Maple Grove, MN), Zhu; Qingsheng (Little Canada, MN), Ding; Jiang (Maplewood, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting oscillations in cardiac rhythm with electrogram signals
Patent Number: 6,957,105

Inventors: Patapoutian; Ara (Westborough, MA), Mallary; Michael (Berlin, MA), Leis; Michael (Farmington, MA), Lambert; Steven (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for selecting storage capacity of data storage media
Patent Number: 6,957,379

Inventors: Pathmasuntharan; Jaya Shankar (Singapore, SG), Tan; Cheng Lin (Singapore, SG)
Title: System and method for using a smart card
Patent Number: 6,955,299

Inventors: Pattok; Eric D. (Saginaw, MI)
Title: Single planet steering position planetary differential
Patent Number: 6,955,623

Inventors: Paul; Michael (Bergneustadt, DE)
Title: Device for manufacturing feedstuff molded into shells
Patent Number: 8,562,332

Inventors: Payerl; Wolfgang (Neustadt/Aisch, DE)
Title: Musical instrument, in particular a cajon
Patent Number: 7,601,901

Inventors: Pedersen; Finn Skou (Aarhus V, DK), Bahrami; Shervin (Aarhus C, DK), Duch; Mogens Ryttergaard (Risskov, DK), Ostergaard; Lars (Lystrup, DK), Tolstrup; Martin (Aarhus N, DK)
Title: Chimeric viral envelopes
Patent Number: 8,557,971

Inventors: Pedersen; Morten Lorentz (Taastrup, DK)
Title: Single-stranded polynucleotide tags
Patent Number: 6,958,217

Inventors: Perakes; Andreas E. (Canton, MI), Ellis; Samuel (Manifold Heights, AU)
Title: Biasing drive torque to a secondary axle in a motor vehicle powertrain
Patent Number: 7,600,598

Inventors: Perez; Jackie Habit (Columbia, SC)
Title: Pet/people canned food warming device
Patent Number: 8,558,144

Inventors: Perez; Jean-Philippe (Orleans, FR), Malbault; Olivier (Boutigny sur Essonne, FR), Mosquet; Martin (Bourgoin-Jallieu, FR)
Title: Colloidal hydroxide aqueous suspension of at least one transition element serving to reduce chrome in cement
Patent Number: 7,601,328

Inventors: Pero; Ronald W. (Arlington, VT), Sherris; David (Jamaica Plain, MA), Pinney; Kevin G. (Woodway, TX), Mocharla; Vani P. (Waco, TX), Chen; Zhi (West Haven, CT)
Title: Compositions and methods for use in targeting vascular destruction
Patent Number: 6,956,054

Inventors: Perregaux; Alain E. (Rochester, NY), Hosier; Paul A. (Rochester, NY), Jedlicka; Josef E. (Rochester, NY), Salatino; Nicholas J. (Penfield, NY), Tandon; Jagdish C. (Fairport, NY)
Title: Use of a U-groove as an alternative to using a V-groove for protection against dicing induced damage in silicon
Patent Number: 6,955,989

Inventors: Petersen; Thomas D. (La Mesa, CA)
Title: Instruments and method for minimally invasive surgery for total hips
Patent Number: 7,601,155

Inventors: Peterson; Mark D. (Lake Oswego, OR), Engle; T. Scott (Tualatin, OR), Gohman; Jeffrey A. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for combining light paths of multiple colored light sources through a common integration tunnel
Patent Number: 6,956,701

Inventors: Phillips; David L. (Santa Ana, CA), Mir; Ashfaq M. (Fountain Valley, CA), Naval, Jr.; Rufino (San Juan Capistrano, CA)
Title: Compartmentalized electric/manual gate valve
Patent Number: 7,600,739

Inventors: Phillips; James Joseph (Arthur, Ontario, CA)
Title: Reading and writing center
Patent Number: 6,955,130

Inventors: Pickett; James K. (Austin, TX)
Title: Efficient microcode entry access from sequentially addressed portion via non-sequentially addressed portion
Patent Number: 6,957,322

Inventors: Pienaar; Andre (Pretoria, ZA), Wilson; Laurence Justin Pienaar (Midrand, ZA), Stockenhuber; Michael (Callaghan, AU)
Title: Epoxidation of glycerol and derivatives therefrom
Patent Number: 8,558,038

Inventors: Piferi; Peter (Orange, CA), Keidl; Christopher (Hartland, WI), Peterson; David (Archer, FL)
Title: External MRI imaging coil assemblies and MRI-guided interventional systems utilizing same
Patent Number: 7,602,190

Inventors: Pina Lopez; Jose Maria (Madrid, ES), Vera Villares; Enrique (Madrid, ES)
Title: Ball-joint support for thin parts
Patent Number: 8,562,237

Inventors: Pinter; Robert (Aachen, DE), Muehlsteff; Jens (Aachen, DE), Thijs; Jeroen Adrianus Johannes (Waldfeucht, DE)
Title: Waveguide and computed tomography system with a waveguide
Patent Number: 8,559,589

Inventors: Pisek; Eran (Plano, TX), Oz; Jasmin (Plano, TX), Wang; Yan (Plano, TX)
Title: Viterbi decoder architecture for use in software-defined radio systems
Patent Number: 7,603,613

Inventors: Ploix; Dominique (Paris, FR), Eskenazi; Nathalie (Saint-Ouen, FR)
Title: Hair swatch display device, and display system equipped with at least one such device
Patent Number: 6,955,261

Inventors: Plucknett; Bruce W. (Sadieville, KY)
Title: Instrument for duplicating complex shapes
Patent Number: 7,600,326

Inventors: Poehlmann-Martins; Flavio (Mountian View, CA), Cappelli; Mark A. (Sunnyvale, CA), Rieker; Gregory (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for inductive amplification of ion beam energy
Patent Number: 8,558,461

Inventors: Pogue; Randall (Saginaw, MI)
Title: Emergency apparatus for lighting an abandoned trailer
Patent Number: 7,601,007

Inventors: Pope; Bill J. (Springville, UT), Pope; Louis M. (Diani, KE)
Title: Superabrasive cutting elements and systems and methods for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,561,727

Inventors: Popov; Yury Anatolyevich (Moscow, RU), Shako; Valery Vasil'evich (Domodedova, RU), Parshin; Anton Vladimirovich (Moscow, RU), Safonov; Sergey Sergeevich (Moscow, RU)
Title: Method and device for determination of thermal properties of solid bodies
Patent Number: 8,560,265

Inventors: Possanzini; Cecilia (Eindhoven, NL), Van Helvoort; Marinus Johannes Adrianus Maria (Eindhoven, NL), Warntjes; Jan Bertus Marten (Eindhoven, NL), Kleihorst; Robert Paul (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: System of electric coils for transmitting and receiving radio-frequency magnetic fields in a magnetic-resonance imaging apparatus, and magnetic-resonance imaging apparatus provided with such a system of electric coils
Patent Number: 7,602,188

Inventors: Pouchelon; Alain (Meyzieu, FR), Blanc-Magnard; Delphine (Lyons, FR), George; Catherine (Ecully, FR), Zanandrea; Fabio (Lyons, FR)
Title: Single-component silicone elastomer compositions crosslinkable into self-adhesive state
Patent Number: 8,557,942

Inventors: Powers; Richard M. (Lakewood, CO), McCarthy; Wil (Lakewood, CO), Ciszek; Paul (Lakewood, CO)
Title: Electromagnetic sensor incorporating quantum confinement structures
Patent Number: 7,601,946

Inventors: Pratt; Steven G. (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Blue blocking lens
Patent Number: 6,955,430

Inventors: Priester; Paul George (Rotterdam, NL)
Title: System and method for playing a game
Patent Number: 7,601,065

Inventors: Prins; Reinout Klaar Norfolc Jaap (Ijmuiden, NL)
Title: Vessel, provided with a gang plank for coupling to an offshore pole structure
Patent Number: 6,955,134

Inventors: Proctor, Jr.; James A. (Indialantic, FL)
Title: Power control protocol for highly variable data rate reverse link of a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 6,956,840

Inventors: Prokoski; Francine J. (Fairfax Station, VA)
Title: Method and apparatus for alignment, comparison & identification of characteristic tool marks, including ballistic signatures
Patent Number: 7,602,938

Inventors: Pujol; John J. (Redondo Beach, CA)
Title: Method and system for integrated messaging and location services
Patent Number: 8,559,980

Inventors: Py; Daniel (Stamford, CT), Assion; Norbert M. (Shelton, CT), Chan; Julian V. (Spring Valley, NY)
Title: Dispenser with sealed chamber and one-way valve for providing metered amounts of substances
Patent Number: 6,957,752

Inventors: Qiao; Greg Guanghua (Brunswick, AU), Solomon; David Henry (Officer, AU), Shaw; Raymond Walter (New Gisborne, AU), Juric; Drago Dragutin (Bulleen, AU)
Title: Carbon-containing materials
Patent Number: 6,958,370

Inventors: Quarterman; John S. (Lancaster, NY), Cassidy; Peter F. (Cambridge, MA), Phillips; Gretchen K. (Lancaster, NY)
Title: Method and system for detecting distributed internet crime
Patent Number: 8,560,413

Inventors: Quibell; Martin (Cambridge, GB), Ramjee; Manoj Kumar (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Inhibitors of cruzipain and other cysteine proteases
Patent Number: 6,958,358

Inventors: Quinn; Michael Hugh (Valparaiso, IN), Tucker; Robert Carey (Arlington Heights, IL), Corti; Sandra (Mt. Prospect, IL), Phelan; John Christopher (Gurnee, IL)
Title: Colored printing ink for contact lenses
Patent Number: 6,955,832

Inventors: Rabinovich; Joshua E. (Newton, MA)
Title: Repair with feedstock having conforming surfaces with a substrate
Patent Number: 7,600,666

Inventors: Raftery; Daniel (Lafayette, IN), McNamara; Ernesto (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Nuclear magnetic resonance analysis of multiple samples
Patent Number: 6,958,609

Inventors: Rahman; M. Dalil (Flemington, NJ), Kudo; Takanori (Bedminster, NJ)
Title: Photoactive compounds
Patent Number: 7,601,480

Inventors: Rai; Mandar Ranganath (Hyderabad, IN), Ragidimilli; Sreeramachandra (Hyderabad, IN), Mahajan; Sachin Vitthal (Hyderabad, IN)
Title: Shaft mounted geared fan for operating motors and method of assembling such motors
Patent Number: 8,558,421

Inventors: Ramachandran; P. Veeraraghavan (West Lafayette, IN), Hazra; Debasis (West Lafayette, IN), Raju; Bhimapaka China (West Lafayette, IN), Mereddy; Venkatram Reddy (Duluth, MN), Bhattacharyya; Annyt (West Lafayette, IN)
Title: Method of controlled alcoholysis and regeneration of a borohydride
Patent Number: 7,601,797

Inventors: Raman; Mithila (Dublin, CA), Rondan; David (Santa Monica, CA), Beddow; David P. (Santa Fe, NM), Edge; Sam (Santa Monica, CA)
Title: System and method for operating multiple rental domains within a single credit card domain
Patent Number: 8,560,455

Inventors: Ramirez; Nuria Oliver (Madrid, ES), Zhao; Qiankun (Madrid, ES)
Title: Method of characterizing a social network communication using motifs
Patent Number: 8,560,681

Inventors: Ramos; Rogerio T. (Eastleigh, GB)
Title: Double-ended distributed temperature sensing systems
Patent Number: 7,603,009

Inventors: Randall; Stephen Michael (North St. Paul, MN)
Title: Illumination device utilizing displaced radiation patterns
Patent Number: 6,957,904

Inventors: Rapuano; Joseph C. (Atkinson, NH), Samevall; Peter L. (Perstorp, SE), Varul; Ronny (Tyringe, SE)
Title: Production of laminates for printed wiring boards using protective carrier
Patent Number: 6,955,740

Inventors: Rashid; Mamun Ur (Folsom, CA)
Title: Programmable direct interpolating delay locked loop
Patent Number: 6,958,634

Inventors: Rathus; Spencer A. (Short Hills, NJ), Nevid; Jeffrey S. (New York, NY), Fichner-Rathus; Lois (Short Hills, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for accessing electronic data via a familiar printed medium
Patent Number: 7,600,691

Inventors: Ratliff; Ryan T. (O'Fallon, MO), Pagilla; Prabhakar R. (Stillwater, OK)
Title: Commutational ramp loading apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,602,580

Inventors: Raverdy; Pierre-Guillaume (Santa Clara, CA), Davies; Nigel A. J. (Lancaster, GB), Storz; Oliver D. (Sankt Georgen, GB), Efstratiou; Christos (Lancaster, GB)
Title: System and method for selectively providing information to a user device
Patent Number: 6,957,217

Inventors: Rebec; Mihailo V. (Bristol, IN), Houlne; Michael P. (Centennial, CO)
Title: Non-invasive methods of using spectral information in determining analyte concentrations
Patent Number: 7,603,151

Inventors: Reboni; Vol'demar Osval'dovich (Sankt-Petersburg, RU), Mazurov; Anatoly Ivanovich (Sankt-Petersburg, RU), Leyferkus; Yan Sergeevich (Sankt-Petersburg, RU)
Title: Method for correction of digital images
Patent Number: 8,559,692

Inventors: Redinbo; Matthew R. (Durham, NC), Mani; Sridhar (Riverdale, NY), Williams; Alfred (Durham, NC), Scott; John (Durham, NC), Yeh; Li-An (Cary, NC), Wallace; Bret David (Chapel Hill, NC), Lane; Kimberly Terry (Christiansburg, VA)
Title: Selective beta-glucuronidase inhibitors as a treatment for side effects of camptothecin antineoplastic agents
Patent Number: 8,557,808

Inventors: Redington; Jerry (Amherst, NH), Green; Dan (Boxboro, MA)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for executing threads
Patent Number: 6,957,326

Inventors: Reep; Larry D. (Huntersville, NC)
Title: Cart brake and cart with user-operable brake
Patent Number: 8,562,003

Inventors: Reese; Robert J. (Lake Oswego, OR)
Title: Content adaptive variable length coding (CAVLC) decoding
Patent Number: 7,602,850

Inventors: Reese; Timothy A. (Greenville, SC)
Title: Crawl space ventilation system
Patent Number: 6,958,010

Inventors: Renkart; Gerhard (Zurich, CH), Mesqui; Fran.cedilla.ois A. (Palo Alto, CA), Kresse; David E. (Walnut Creek, CA), Baylis; William H. (Tiburon, CA)
Title: Nonintrusive inspection apparatus
Patent Number: 6,957,913

Inventors: Rezkallah; Areski (Lezennes, FR)
Title: Method for the recovery of uranium from pregnant liquor solutions
Patent Number: 8,557,201

Inventors: Reznik; Igor (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Air cycle water producing machine
Patent Number: 6,957,543

Inventors: Rho; Yeon Seok (Yang Cheon-Gu, Seoul, KR)
Title: Centrifugal braking device for bait casting reel
Patent Number: 6,957,787

Inventors: Rhoads; Geoffrey B. (West Linn, OR), Carr; J. Scott (Carlisle, MA)
Title: Steganographic data hiding using a device clock
Patent Number: 7,602,940

Inventors: Rhodes; Paul A. (Palm Beach, FL)
Title: Method and system for orthogonalizing input signals
Patent Number: 7,603,180

Inventors: Ricchetti; Michael (Nashua, NH), Clark; Christopher J. (Durham, NH)
Title: Method and apparatus for embedded built-in self-test (BIST) of electronic circuits and systems
Patent Number: 6,957,371

Inventors: Ricci; Christopher P. (Dayton, OH)
Title: System and method for developing technology assets
Patent Number: 8,560,419

Inventors: Rice; John R. (West Lafayette, IN), Atallah; Mikhail J. (West Lafayette, IN)
Title: Method and system for secure computational outsourcing and disguise
Patent Number: 6,957,341

Inventors: Richardson; Michael D. (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Multiple-link tool assembly, tool extension, and method
Patent Number: 8,561,505

Inventors: Rida; Amar (Prilly, CH), Elsenhans; Olivier (Sins, CH), Gijs; Martin (Ecublens, CH), Savatic; Goran (Reussbuhl, CH)
Title: Apparatus for retaining magnetic particles within a flow-through cell
Patent Number: 7,601,265

Inventors: Riechers; Hartmut (Neustadt, DE), Klinge; Dagmar (Heidelberg, DE), Amberg; Wilhelm (Friedrichsdorf, DE), Kling; Andreas (Mannheim, DE), Muller; Stefan (Speyer, DE), Baumann; Ernst (Dudenhofen, DE), Rheinheimer; Joachim (Ludwigshafen, DE), Vogelbacher; Uwe Josef (Ludwigshafen, DE), Wernet; Wolfgang (Hassloch, DE), Unger; Liliane (Ludwigshafen, DE), Raschack; Manfred (Weisenheim, DE)
Title: Carboxylic acid derivatives, their preparation and use
Patent Number: 7,601,730

Inventors: Riley; Edward D. (Falmouth, ME), Kern; Gerald B. (Westminister, CA), Weiss; Horst Chr. (Muehlheim, DE)
Title: Medical instrument retainer assembly
Patent Number: 7,601,312

Inventors: Rinaldi; Antonio (Maple, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for copy protection detection in a video signal
Patent Number: 7,603,025

Inventors: Rink; Heinz-Peter (Munster, DE), Neumann; Susanne (Munster, DE), Meisenburg; Uwe (Mannheim, DE), Joost; Karl-Heinz (Drensteinfurt, DE), Haring; Dietmar (Schriesheim, DE), Hauer; Bernhard (Fu.beta.gonheim, DE)
Title: UV-active binding agent
Patent Number: 7,601,765

Inventors: Ripley; Michael S. (Hillsboro, OR), Traw; C. Brendan S. (Portland, OR)
Title: Validating keying material by using a validation area of read-only media to prevent playback of unauthorized copies of content stored on the media
Patent Number: 6,957,343

Inventors: Risan; Hank (Santa Cruz, CA), Fitzgerald; Edward Vincent (Santa Cruz, CA)
Title: Method and system for controlled media sharing in a network
Patent Number: 8,561,202

Inventors: Risch; Ronald (Stuhr, DE)
Title: Locking means for an aircraft door
Patent Number: 8,562,031

Inventors: Roberts; Linda Ann (Decatur, GA), Silver; Edward Michael (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Call waiting priority alert
Patent Number: 7,602,896

Inventors: Robertson; Alan D. (Frenchs Forest, AU), Silva; Diego (Frenchs Forest, AU), McDonald; Ian Alexander (Frenchs Forest, AU)
Title: Phosphotetrahydropyran compounds for the treatment of wounds and fibrotic disorders
Patent Number: 8,557,783

Inventors: Robinson; Douglas J. (Sun Lakes, AZ), MacDonald; Stacey A. (Phoenix, AZ), Scotti; Davide (Cinisello Balsamo, IT), Todaro; Francesco (Milan, IT)
Title: Falling bed cathode cell for metal electrowinning
Patent Number: 7,601,247

Inventors: Rodemer; Yolanda (Wilhemshaven Rustersiel, DE)
Title: Use of allopurinol for the treatment of palmar plantar erythrodysesthesia
Patent Number: 8,557,829

Inventors: Rodgers; Troy A. (Tomball, TX)
Title: Mobile hydraulic workover rig
Patent Number: 8,561,685

Inventors: Rofougaran; Ahmadreza (Newport Coast, CA)
Title: Method and system for polar modulating QAM signals with discontinuous phase
Patent Number: 7,602,242

Inventors: Rogalli; Michael (Rottenburg, DE), Schneegans; Manfred (Vaterstetten, DE)
Title: Process for the back-surface grinding of wafers
Patent Number: 6,958,256

Inventors: Rogers; Jeffrey Allen (Woodland Park, CO), Raimao; Miguel Angelo (Colorado Springs, CO), Gardner; Jeffrey T. (Woodland Park, CO)
Title: Power steering systems and methods
Patent Number: 8,561,752

Inventors: Rogerson; L. Keith (Isle of Palms, SC)
Title: Shackle pocket buoy
Patent Number: 6,955,574

Inventors: Roh; Kyu Chan (Gyunggi-Do, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for partitioning moving picture data
Patent Number: 6,956,900

Inventors: Romero; Gabriel L. (Colorado Springs, CO), Smith; Fred (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Low-impact analyzer interface
Patent Number: 6,957,162

Inventors: Roncalez; Pascal (Bellevue, WA), Gentil; Stephane (Le Havre, FR), Petersen; Jay (Seattle, WA), Schlekewey; Joel D. (Seattle, WA), Wood; Michael A. (Bothell, WA)
Title: System for monitoring repetitive movement
Patent Number: 6,955,542

Inventors: Roohparvar; Frankie F. (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Synchronous flash memory with status burst output
Patent Number: 7,603,534

Inventors: Rooney; Thomas (Marathon, FL)
Title: Single moored offshore horizontal turbine train
Patent Number: 8,558,403

Inventors: Rose; Andrew D. (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: Aerating base plate for a flowerpot
Patent Number: 6,955,008

Inventors: Rosen; Perry (Seattle, WA), Nho; Kwang H. (Orinda, CA)
Title: Monofunctional polyethylene glycol aldehydes
Patent Number: 6,956,135

Inventors: Rosenzopf; Guenter (Ludwigsburg, DE), Denz; Helmut (Stuttgart, DE), Kroepke; Karsten (Ludwigsburg, DE), Weiss; Ruediger (Moetzingen, DE), Heyna; Oliver (Bietigheim-Bissingen, DE), Rosenberg; Stephan (Farmington Hills, MI)
Title: Internal combustion engine controller and method for the operation of an internal combustion engine controller
Patent Number: 6,955,148

Inventors: Roshen; Waseem A. (Hilliard, OH)
Title: Search capability enhancement in service oriented architecture (SOA) service registry system
Patent Number: 8,560,566

Inventors: Ross; Michael John (Waterford, PA)
Title: Magnetic drum separator with an electromagnetic pickup magnet having a core in a tapered shape
Patent Number: 8,561,807

Inventors: Roth; Anthony G (Laguna Niguel, MA)
Title: Time delimited multiple admission method and system
Patent Number: 7,600,680

Inventors: Roth; Jonathan (Philadelphia, PA), Yaffa; Aaron (Chicago, IL)
Title: Computer-implemented cloud-based litigation management system
Patent Number: 8,560,367

Inventors: Rotheroe; Kevin Chaite (New York, NY)
Title: Unitary metal structural member with internal reinforcement
Patent Number: 6,955,023

Inventors: Routeau; Sylvain (Saint-Cloud, FR), Gross; Ludwig (Paris, FR), Renard; Didier (Courbevoie, FR)
Title: Method for installing and connecting a sub-sea riser
Patent Number: 7,600,569

Inventors: Rudd; Gregory Ian (Aptos, CA), Khan; Raquib Uddin (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Lubricant reservoir for gas bearing
Patent Number: 6,955,472

Inventors: Ruetter; Andreas (Pinerolo, IT), Zavaglia; Luca (Rivoli, IT), Musso; Michele (Rosta, IT), Brunetti; Marco (Turin, IT)
Title: System for supplying pressurized air to a vehicle tire through the hub of the wheel
Patent Number: 6,955,201

Inventors: Rumbolt; Chuck (St. John's, CA), Haas; Wally (Mount Pearl, CA)
Title: 2D product code and method for detecting false decoding errors
Patent Number: 8,560,915

Inventors: Ryang; Hong-Son (Camarillo, CA)
Title: Metal oxide sols as nanoscale additives for polymers
Patent Number: 6,955,771

Inventors: Saarinen; Risto (Espoo, FI), Kojo; Ilkka (Kirkkonummi, FI)
Title: Method and apparatus for increasing the capacity of a waste heat boiler in a metallurgic smelting furnace
Patent Number: 6,955,140

Inventors: Sabesan; Subramaniam (Wilmington, DE), Bolt; John Davis (McEwen, TN)
Title: Pigment particles coated with polysaccharides and having improved properties
Patent Number: 7,601,212

Inventors: Sacre; Jean-Jacques (Chateaugiron, FR), Pitaval; Nicolas (Sorbiers, FR)
Title: Device for displaying images by projection, comprising dichroic filters with a gradient
Patent Number: 6,956,551

Inventors: Sahm; Detlef (Reichenbach/Fils, DE), Beck; Matthias (Metzingen, DE)
Title: Tool turret
Patent Number: 8,561,273

Inventors: Saini; Rahul (Dallas, TX), Jandric; Zoran (Dallas, TX), Tuggle; David (Portland, OR)
Title: MEMS based charged particle deflector design
Patent Number: 6,956,219

Inventors: Saito; Tomohiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having low resistivity source and drain electrodes
Patent Number: 6,958,500

Inventors: Saito; Yoshiaki (Kanagawa-Ken, JP), Nishiyama; Katsuya (Kanagawa-Ken, JP), Takahashi; Shigeki (Kanagawa-Ken, JP)
Title: Magneto-resistance effect element, magnetic memory and magnetic head
Patent Number: 6,956,765

Inventors: Sakaguchi; Makoto (Shiga, JP)
Title: Photoelectric current and voltage converting circuit
Patent Number: 6,956,195

Inventors: Sakai; Hidenori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Sigma delta modulator, fractional frequency synthesizer and sigma delta modulating method
Patent Number: 7,602,252

Inventors: Sakai; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor light emitting apparatus and its manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,600,881

Inventors: Sakata; Yaado (Tokyo, JP), Kobayashi; Masahiro (Hachioji, JP), Katano; Ryoichi (Kawasaki, JP), Maeda; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Inkjet print head and inkjet print apparatus
Patent Number: 8,562,106

Inventors: Sakurai; Shinichiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Diesel engine particulate filter
Patent Number: 7,601,306

Inventors: Salamitou; Philippe (Mamaroneck, NY)
Title: Devices for characterizing a multiphase fluid having a continuous conductive phase
Patent Number: 6,956,376

Inventors: Salle; Mathias (San Francisco, CA), Faihe; Yassine (Champagnier, FR), Boulmakoul; Abdel (Bristol, GB)
Title: System and methods for modeling consequences of events
Patent Number: 8,560,359

Inventors: Salzer, III; John A. (Spring, TX), Evans; David Lane (Conroe, TX), Coty; Glenn Patrick (Spring, TX), Eckmann; Ronald Thorsten (College Station, TX)
Title: Vertical drilling system for controlling deviation
Patent Number: 8,561,726

Inventors: San; Tony (Sunnyvale, CA), Zhang; Jinyan (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Analog-to-digital converter for programmable logic
Patent Number: 6,956,512

Inventors: Sanada; Kazuo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid ejection head and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,600,860

Inventors: Sandel; Dan (Chatsworth, CA), Baum; Lauren O. (Chatsworth, CA)
Title: Medication marking system
Patent Number: 6,955,002

Inventors: Sandoz; Roger (Rotkreuz, CH), Schubert; Frank Ulrich (Munchen, DE), Bachmann; Hans-Rudolf (Buttikon, CH), Baumann; Renato (Steinhausen, CH)
Title: Device and method for the adjustment of a temperature of a liquid
Patent Number: 7,600,438

Inventors: Sano; Akihiko (Toyonaka, JP), Kajihara; Masako (Itami, JP), Maeda; Hiroo (Sakai, JP)
Title: Sustained-release drug formulations
Patent Number: 7,601,363

Inventors: Santos; Leticia Flores (Metepec, MX), Montiel; Alfonso Gonzalez (Atizapan de Zaragoza, MX), Alvarado; Maria Dolores Baeza (Lerma, MX), Rodriguez; Edgar Espinoza (Delegacion Benito Juarez, MX)
Title: Reactive block copolymers for the preparation of inorganic tubule-polymer composites
Patent Number: 8,557,907

Inventors: Santosuosso; John M. (Rochester, MN), Schulz; Brandon W. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Management system for processing streaming data
Patent Number: 8,560,526

Inventors: Santosuosso; John M. (Rochester, MN), Schulz; Brandon W. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Management system for processing streaming data
Patent Number: 8,560,527

Inventors: Sarig; Erez (Migdal Haemek, IL), Rosenweig; Ran (Midgal Haemek, IL)
Title: Voltage control circuit for high voltage supply
Patent Number: 6,956,771

Inventors: Sarussi; Israel (Hof Aza, IL), Heimenrath; Yehuda (Neve Dekalim, IL)
Title: Physiological stress detector device and system
Patent Number: 7,603,152

Inventors: Sasajima; Takeshi (Wako, JP), Aiga; Yoshimitsu (Wako, JP), Asaba; Takashi (Wako, JP)
Title: Vehicular parking feasibility determining system, vehicular parking space detection system and vehicular movable range detection system
Patent Number: 8,560,169

Inventors: Sasaki; Hidehiro (Tochigi-ken, JP), Hira; Akinobu (Kanuma, JP), Hashimoto; Keiichi (Utsunomiya, JP), Tokoro; Hisao (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Expanded polypropylene resin bead and process of producing same
Patent Number: 6,956,067

Inventors: Sasaki; Hisashi (Aichi, JP), Hayashi; Shinichi (Aichi, JP)
Title: Liquid condition sensing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,600,424

Inventors: Sasaki; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Color adjusting method and color adjusting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,602,400

Inventors: Sasaki; Tomoaki (Tsu, JP), Miura; Kei (Tsu, JP), Yoshikawa; Keisuke (Nishinomiya, JP)
Title: Monitor and control apparatus
Patent Number: 8,560,090

Inventors: Sasaki; Yasuharu (Chuo-ku, Sapporo-shi, Hokkaido 060-0042, JP), Sasaki; Susumu (Hokkaido, JP)
Title: Process for producing Trichoderma harzianum ferm BP-4346
Patent Number: 6,955,912

Inventors: Sato; Eishi (Hyogo, JP), Kubo; Dairi (Hyogo, JP), Ikeda; Kenjiro (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Gas-generating agent composition and gas generator employing the same
Patent Number: 6,958,100

Inventors: Sato; Hiroki (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Wavelet transformation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,602,983

Inventors: Sato; Ken (Saitama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,558,280

Inventors: Sato; Nobuaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Disk library apparatus
Patent Number: 8,559,130

Inventors: Sato; Noriyuki (Sapporo, JP), Torigoe; Toshihiko (Sapporo, JP), Hariu; Hiroyuki (Sapporo, JP), Hirohashi; Yoshihiko (Wakayama-ken, JP)
Title: HLA-A24 binding cancer antigen peptide derived from livin
Patent Number: 7,601,801

Inventors: Sato; Seiji (Kanagawa, JP), Sekizawa; Hidehiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Multiple-screen simultaneous displaying apparatus, multi-screen simultaneous displaying method, video signal generating device, and recorded medium
Patent Number: 6,956,543

Inventors: Sato; Seiji (Kanagawa, JP), Sekizawa; Hidehiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Display device and design method for display device
Patent Number: 6,956,571

Inventors: Saunders; J. Lynn (Hillsboro, OR), Loudermilk; Alan R. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Methods for manufacturing an electronic device having an electronically determined physical test member
Patent Number: 6,957,405

Inventors: Saunders; Michael J. (Norristown, PA), Yip; Vincent S. (Philadelphia, PA), Neill; Joseph P. (East Fallowfield, PA), Grzegorek; Richard (Eagleville, PA), Hunter; James R. (Chadds Ford, PA)
Title: Disk volume virtualization block-level caching
Patent Number: 6,957,294

Inventors: Sayilgan; Cihangir (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Holder arrangement for an aircraft or a spacecraft and an aircraft or a spacecraft
Patent Number: 8,561,266

Inventors: Sayyah; Keyvan (Santa Monica, CA)
Title: Ultra-dense wavelength and subcarrier multiplexed optical and RF/mm-wave transmission system
Patent Number: 7,603,037

Inventors: Schach; Harald (Flacht, DE), Benoit; Pascal (Rennes, FR), Gebauer; Matthias (Rentlingen, DE), Ewald; Georg (Weissach, DE)
Title: Backlighting device including lens
Patent Number: 6,957,901

Inventors: Schang; Benoit (Viroflay, FR), Palo; Anders (Goteborg, SE)
Title: Airbag module
Patent Number: 7,600,778

Inventors: Scharp; Rainer (Vaihingen, DE)
Title: Piston for an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,600,465

Inventors: Scharp; Rainer (Vaihingen, DE)
Title: Piston for an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 6,957,638

Inventors: Schedler; Bertram (Reutte, AT), Huber; Thomas (Lechaschau, AT), Friedrich; Thomas (Halblech, DE), Schedle; Dietmar (Reutte, AT), Zabernig; Anton (Reutte, AT), Schreiber; Karlheinz (Breitenwang, AT), Friedle; Hans-Dieter (Haselgehr, AT)
Title: Method of producing a material composite
Patent Number: 8,557,383

Inventors: Schellen; Ralph (Dormagen, DE), Mleczko; Leslaw (Dormagen, DE), Hizaler Hoffmann; Evin (Koln, DE), Schubert; Stephan (League City, TX), Apte; Rushikesh (Dusseldorf, DE)
Title: Multi-stage adiabatic method for performing the Fischer-Tropsch synthesis
Patent Number: 8,557,880

Inventors: Schillinger; James K. (Avon, NY)
Title: Benthic screen for controlling aquatic plant growth
Patent Number: 6,957,932

Inventors: Schillinger; John A. (Cumming, IA)
Title: Soybean cultivar XT4111
Patent Number: 8,558,074

Inventors: Schillinger; John A. (Cumming, IA)
Title: Soybean cultivar 8595250112
Patent Number: 8,558,076

Inventors: Schlapp; Hubert (Ebern, DE), Jehring; Frieder (Pirna, DE)
Title: Method and error location in branched low voltage and medium voltage networks and evaluation circuit used thereof
Patent Number: 7,603,243

Inventors: Schmidt; Edward A. (Medfield, MA)
Title: Pinch valve
Patent Number: 6,957,798

Inventors: Schmidt; Walter (Russikon, CH)
Title: Method for fabricating electrical connecting element
Patent Number: 6,954,986

Inventors: Schmitt; Jerry C. (Independence, MO), Schell; Jerry (Chanute, KS)
Title: Animal control apparatus with ultrasonic link
Patent Number: 6,956,483

Inventors: Schneider; Roland (Hasselroth, DE), Walzer; Egon (Maintal, DE), Steiner; Norbert (Alzenau, DE)
Title: Method for reducing harmful organisms in currents of water
Patent Number: 6,955,766

Inventors: Schoeberl; Thomas (Hildesheim, DE), Baierl; Wolfgang (Remshalden, DE)
Title: Method for testing a network, and corresponding network
Patent Number: 7,602,736

Inventors: Schorzman; Derek (Elliott City, MD), Kunzler; Jay (Canandaigua, NY), Salamone; Joseph (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Carboxylic siloxanyl monomers with pendant polymerizable groups
Patent Number: 7,601,766

Inventors: Schrage; Kevin J. (Spring Valley, MN)
Title: Filter element and use thereof; methods of manufacture
Patent Number: 6,955,701

Inventors: Schrom; Gerhard (Hillsboro, OR), Somasekhar; Dinesh (Portland, OR), Paillet; Fabrice (Hillsboro, OR), Hazucha; Peter (Beaverton, OR), Moon; Sung Tae (Hillsboro, OR), Karnik; Tanay (Portland, OR)
Title: Signal generating circuit
Patent Number: 7,602,257

Inventors: Schrunk; David (Canby, MN), Groen; Mitch (Canby, MN)
Title: Rounding system and method used in the manufacture of wind towers
Patent Number: 8,561,445

Inventors: Schubert; Werner (Wiesloch, DE), Deicke; Klaus (Untereisesheim, DE), Steffens; Thomas (Bad-Rappenau-Zimmerhof, DE), Mueller; Bernd (Kirrlach, DE)
Title: Plain bearing composite material
Patent Number: 7,601,434

Inventors: Schule; Jurgen (Schwabisch Gmund, DE), Kuhnhofer; Thomas (Heubach, DE), Kohnle; Hans (Leinzell, DE), Martin; Rolf (Mogglingen, DE)
Title: Electric motor in particular for a steering system in a vehicle
Patent Number: 6,958,558

Inventors: Schulein, Jr.; Benjamin M. (St. Louis, MO)
Title: Method for incorporating baking soda into kitty litter box liner and liner
Patent Number: 6,955,136

Inventors: Schultz; Roger L. (Ninnekah, OK), Watson; Brock (Oklahoma City, OK)
Title: Downhole safety joint
Patent Number: 8,561,692

Inventors: Schultze; Stephan (Lohr, DE), Schnabel; Holger (Rottendorf, DE)
Title: Method for regulating a web tension and/or register
Patent Number: 8,561,539

Inventors: Schulze; Werner (Goettingen, DE), Kuhlmann; Otto (Goettingen, DE)
Title: Force sensor with two force input elements
Patent Number: 6,955,098

Inventors: Schwartz; Daniel (Flushing, NY)
Title: Automotive radio with live rewind on plural channels
Patent Number: 6,956,795

Inventors: Scott; Johnny L. (Houston, TX)
Title: Stand for holding clothing accessories
Patent Number: 8,561,819

Inventors: Scott; Timothy C. (Knoxville, TN), Dees; H. Craig (Knoxville, TN), Wachter; Eric A. (Oak Ridge, TN)
Title: Medicaments for chemotherapeutic treatment of disease
Patent Number: 8,557,298

Inventors: Seelenfreund; Marc (Ra'anana, IL), Shor; Ronen (Ramat Hasharon, IL), Hauptman; Yirmi (Rishon LeZion, IL)
Title: System and method for measurement of parameters of radio-frequency transmission devices
Patent Number: 8,559,885

Inventors: Seelig; Jerald C. (Absecon, NJ), Henshaw; Lawrence M. (Pleasantville, NJ)
Title: Telephone gaming device
Patent Number: 6,955,601

Inventors: Segal; Jerome (Rockville, MD), Yurek; Matthew Thomas (San Diego, CA), Yuan; Hansen A. (Syracuse, NY), Yeung; Anthony Tung (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Mechanical apparatus and method for artificial disc replacement
Patent Number: 7,601,172

Inventors: Seidensticker; Jens (Radolfzell, DE)
Title: Method for correcting the trajectory of a projectile, in particular of a terminal phase-guided projectile, and projectile for carrying out the method
Patent Number: 8,558,151

Inventors: Seino; Susumu (Chiba, JP), Shibasaki; Tadao (Chiba, JP), Ozaki; Nobuaki (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Protein Rim2
Patent Number: 6,956,104

Inventors: Seki; Hidetoshi (Saitama, JP), Hino; Kazuhiko (Saitama, JP), Akiba; Haruo (Koga, JP)
Title: Endoscopic manual control knob, and a method for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 6,958,036

Inventors: Sekijima; Akifumi (Nakai-machi, JP), Yasumatsu; Kazuki (Nakai-machi, JP), Hayata; Hiroshi (Nakai-machi, JP)
Title: Service processing apparatus and service execution control method
Patent Number: 6,957,429

Inventors: Selten; Gerardus Cornelis Maria (Berkel en Rodenrijs, NL), Swinkels; Bart Willem (Delft, NL), Van Gorcom; Robertus Franciscus Maria (Soest, NL)
Title: Selection marker gene free recombinant strains
Patent Number: 6,955,909

Inventors: Senapati; Ananta Sankar (Cupertino, CA), Sharma; Manish (Fremont, CA)
Title: System and method for provisioning broadband service in a PPPoE network using a configuration domain name
Patent Number: 7,603,470

Inventors: Senba; Takehiko (Saitama, JP), Misawa; Atsushi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Camera system for attaching lens unit to electronics device
Patent Number: 7,600,932

Inventors: Seningen; Michael R. (Austin, TX), Potter; Terence M. (Austin, TX), Blomgren; James S. (Austin, TX)
Title: Static storage element for dynamic logic
Patent Number: 6,956,406

Inventors: Sentmanat; Martin (Akron, OH)
Title: Compact non-contact mechanical coupling, damping and/or load bearing device
Patent Number: 8,562,217

Inventors: Seo; Dong Hyun (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Camera module and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,559,806

Inventors: Seo; Dong-Woo (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Circuit apparatus and method for detecting earphone in portable terminal
Patent Number: 8,559,650

Inventors: Seo; Jin-gyo (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Apparatus for detecting abnormal states of laser dioxide power in an optical disk recording/reproducing device
Patent Number: 6,956,803

Inventors: Sequeira; Joel A. (Scotch Plains, NJ), Cuss; Francis M. (Basking Ridge, NJ), Nolop; Keith B. (Millburn, NJ), Chaudry; Imtiaz A. (North Caldwell, NJ), Nagabhushan; Nagamani (Parsippany, NJ), Patrick; James E. (Belle Meade, NJ), Cayen; Mitchell (Bedminster, NJ)
Title: Use of mometasone furoate for treating upper airway diseases
Patent Number: 6,956,030

Inventors: Sergeevich; Avilov Anatoly (Moscow, RU), Vladimirovich; Kuligin Kirill (Moscow, RU)
Title: Method for measuring diffraction patterns from a transmission electron microscopy to determine crystal structures and a device therefor
Patent Number: 7,601,956

Inventors: Servante; Alastair Hugh (Wigton, GB), Read; Simon James (Wigton, GB)
Title: Printable coating
Patent Number: 8,557,371

Inventors: Setoguchi; Noriaki (Kagoshima, JP), Asao; Shigeharu (Kawasaki, JP), Kanazawa; Yoshikazu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method for driving plasma display panel
Patent Number: 8,558,761

Inventors: Seul; Michael (Fanwood, NJ), Li; Alice X. (Piscataway, NJ)
Title: Array cytometry
Patent Number: 6,958,245

Inventors: Seymour; Gary F. (Grand Rapids, MN)
Title: Commercial production of synthetic fuel from bio-diesel by products system
Patent Number: 7,601,524

Inventors: Shacknai; Jonah (Scottsdale, AZ), Gans; Eugene H. (Westport, CT)
Title: Compositions and methods for high sorption of skin materials and delivery of sulfur
Patent Number: 6,955,825

Inventors: Shafer; David R. (Fairfield, CT), Chuang; Yung-Ho (Cupertino, CA), Tsai; Bin-Ming B. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Broad spectrum ultraviolet inspection systems employing catadioptric imaging
Patent Number: 6,956,694

Inventors: Shafer; Scott F. (Morton, IL), Li; Zhenyu (Peoria, IL)
Title: Range of engines using common rail fuel system with pump and rail assemblies having common components
Patent Number: 8,561,593

Inventors: Shah; Jagdish (Southington, CT), Bostrom; Neil William (Cambridge, MA), Chen; Hua (Ridgefield, CT), Daito; Shigeo (Lexington, MA), Harrigan; Edward (Ridgefield, CT)
Title: Gas chromatography system architecture
Patent Number: 7,600,413

Inventors: Shahar; Arie (Rye Brook, NY), Halberthal; Eldan (Rye Brook, NY)
Title: Compact optical delay lines
Patent Number: 6,956,998

Inventors: Shampine; Rod (Houston, TX), Saheta; Vishal (Houston, TX), Wilson; Matthew E. (Eureka, KS)
Title: Coiled tubing swivel assembly
Patent Number: 7,600,564

Inventors: Shang; Wei Xiong (Beijing, CN), Zhang; YiBo (Beijing, CN), Zhou; Jin (Beijing, CN), Zhu; Yan Feng (Beijing, CN)
Title: Predicting dynamic transportation demand with mobility data
Patent Number: 8,560,361

Inventors: Shaw; Mark (Poland, OH)
Title: Mattress monitoring system
Patent Number: 8,561,230

Inventors: Shelby; Marcus David (Kingsport, TN)
Title: Micro-coextruded film modified with piezoelectric layers
Patent Number: 7,602,108

Inventors: Shelton; Bryan (Bound Brook, NJ), Eliashevich; Ivan (Maplewood, NJ), Venugopalan; Hari (Somerset, NJ)
Title: Optimized contact design for flip-chip LED
Patent Number: 6,958,498

Inventors: Shembel; Elena (Coral Springs, FL), Kalynushkin; Yevgen (Pompano Beach, FL), Novak; Peter (Fort Lauderdale, FL), Markevich; Aleksander (Dnipropetrovsk, UA), Balakin; Aleksander (Dnipropetrovsk, UA)
Title: Production method of lithium batteries
Patent Number: 7,601,182

Inventors: Sheppard, Jr.; James M. (Weddington, NC)
Title: Jacquard or dobby woven textile with graphic impression and a method of making the same
Patent Number: 7,601,418

Inventors: Sheppard, Jr.; James M. (Weddington, NC)
Title: Method of making jacquard woven textile with graphic impression
Patent Number: 7,600,473

Inventors: Shi; Guangming Carl (San Diego, CA), Zhang; Wei (San Diego, CA), Chin; Tom (San Diego, CA), Lee; Kuo-Chun (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for emergency call handling with position location over communication networks
Patent Number: 8,559,915

Inventors: Shibata; Kazunori (Mishima, JP)
Title: Fuel cell including a liquid discharge mechanism
Patent Number: 8,557,465

Inventors: Shibata; Tomoyuki (Tokyo, JP), Oishi; Kanji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Slew rate controlling method and system for output data
Patent Number: 6,958,638

Inventors: Shibayama; Naoya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Reference voltage generator circuit and image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,558,590

Inventors: Shibue; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of stacking semiconductor element in a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 6,958,259

Inventors: Shimada; Naohiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Node capable of saving a third layer packet handling operation in a synchronous optical network
Patent Number: 6,957,271

Inventors: Shimada; Takeshi (Osaka, JP), Terao; Koichi (Osaka, JP), Toji; Kazuya (Osaka, JP)
Title: Semiconductor porcelain composition and method of producing the same
Patent Number: 8,557,724

Inventors: Shimamoto; Kunihiko (Osaka, JP), Tagami; Yuya (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,561,883

Inventors: Shimazu; Akira (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Charged particle beam lens and charged particle beam exposure apparatus
Patent Number: 8,558,191

Inventors: Shimizu; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Amplifying circuit
Patent Number: 7,602,237

Inventors: Shimooka; Kenichi (Yokohama, JP), Furukawa; Hiroshi (Sagamihara, JP), Arai; Toshiaki (Machida, JP), Igata; Hiroyuki (Ebina, JP)
Title: Computing system in which a plurality of programs can run on the hardware of one computer
Patent Number: 6,957,364

Inventors: Shimosako; Yoshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Ink-jet head, its driving method, and ink-jet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 6,955,416

Inventors: Shimotomai; Mitsuhiro (Okazaki, JP), Shinohara; Yoshihiro (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Solar simulator and a measuring method of a multi-junction photovoltaic devices
Patent Number: 8,558,536

Inventors: Shimoyama; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP), Ito; Koichi (Kawasaki, JP), Takenaka; Masahiko (Kawasaki, JP), Torii; Naoya (Kawasaki, JP), Yajima; Jun (Kawasaki, JP), Yanami; Hitoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Yokoyama; Kazuhiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Extended key preparing apparatus, extended key preparing method, recording medium and computer program
Patent Number: 6,956,951

Inventors: Shimura; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP), Enomoto; Hisao (Tokyo, JP), Nakajima; Yuzo (Tokyo, JP), Yamamoto; Masaaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Heat sink with fins and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 6,956,740

Inventors: Shin; Hyunchol (Seoul, KR)
Title: Hybrid balun apparatus and receiver comprising the same
Patent Number: 7,603,091

Inventors: Shin; Sung-Hyuk (Fort Lee, NJ), Zeira; Ariela (Huntington, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for determining signal-to-interference ratio with reduced bias effect
Patent Number: 6,957,175

Inventors: Shin; Takahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Ohnishi; Masuo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Portable computer equipped with add-on battery
Patent Number: 6,956,734

Inventors: Shindo; Hidenori (Tokyo, JP), Saitoh; Yuuta (Kanagawa, JP), Katoh; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method of image processing, and recording medium storing image processing control program
Patent Number: 8,559,070

Inventors: Shiner; Rickey V. (Price, UT)
Title: Method and apparatus for mounting and protection of communication equipment in underground mine
Patent Number: 8,562,253

Inventors: Shingu; Masao (Kawasaki, JP), Takashima; Akira (Fuchu, JP), Muraoka; Koichi (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device, and method for manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,558,301

Inventors: Shinhara; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of forming the same
Patent Number: 8,558,298

Inventors: Shinjo; Akira (Chino, JP), Hayano; Kijyuro (Chino, JP)
Title: Intramedullary nail
Patent Number: 7,601,153

Inventors: Shinkai; Masaru (Yokohama, JP), Shinotsuka; Michiaki (Hiratsuka, JP), Iwasa; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Multilayer phase-change information recording medium, and method for recording and reproducing using the same
Patent Number: 7,601,481

Inventors: Shinmi; Tsukasa (Osaka, JP), Higuchi; Yoshio (Osaka, JP)
Title: Magnetic tape apparatus with capstan motor configuration
Patent Number: 6,956,713

Inventors: Shioda; Tsuyoshi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Optical circuit board and optical and electric combined board
Patent Number: 7,603,005

Inventors: Shiotsu; Shinichi (Kawasaki, JP), Yamada; Isamu (Kawasaki, JP), Inano; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Tanaka; Hideki (Kawasaki, JP), Yamashita; Daisuke (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Active tag apparatus, communication apparatus and system
Patent Number: 8,558,671

Inventors: Shiozawa; Masakuni (Chino, JP), Fujimori; Hiroaki (Suwa, JP)
Title: Component test apparatus and component transport method
Patent Number: 8,558,570

Inventors: Shiraishi; Masashi (Tokyo, JP), Kasajima; Tamon (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Precise positioning actuator for head element, head gimbal assembly with the actuator, disk drive apparatus with the head gimbal assembly and manufacturing method of head gimbal assembly
Patent Number: 6,956,724

Inventors: Shirakawa; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Mitsuishi; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Shinde; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Hybrid film, antireflection film comprising it, optical product, and method for restoring the defogging property of hybrid film
Patent Number: 6,958,172

Inventors: Shiratani; Masafumi (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshida; Shigeyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Ito; Osamu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Polishing apparatus and polishing method
Patent Number: 8,562,392

Inventors: Shivers, III; Robert Magee (Houston, TX), Tucker; Michael Christopher (Bellaire, TX), Schuman; David Clark (Houston, TX)
Title: Method for salvaging offshore jackets
Patent Number: 6,955,503

Inventors: Shum; Frank (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Rectifier structures for AC LED systems
Patent Number: 8,558,249

Inventors: Sickenius; Louis Stephen (Longmont, CO)
Title: Retail model optimization through video data capture and analytics
Patent Number: 8,560,357

Inventors: Sidransky; David (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Detection of nucleic acid mutation associated with cancer by analysis of saliva
Patent Number: 7,601,521

Inventors: Sierra; Rafael (Long Beach, CA)
Title: Pivoted cover lock
Patent Number: 8,561,440

Inventors: Siksa; Mary Ellen (Lutz, FL)
Title: Automatic billing event submission reconciliation for on demand systems
Patent Number: 7,603,314

Inventors: Silver; H. Ward (Vashon, WA), Edwards; D. Craig (Fall City, WA)
Title: Enhanced interface for a medical device and a terminal
Patent Number: 6,957,102

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Integrated circuit for a digital camera system
Patent Number: 7,602,423

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Ink supply for printer in portable electronic device
Patent Number: 6,955,428

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), Walmsley; Simon Robert (Epping, AU), Lapstun; Paul (Rodd Point, AU)
Title: Effects processor for effects module
Patent Number: 6,956,669

Inventors: Simard; Frederic F. (Nepean, CA), Cuddy; David R. (Ottawa, CA), Edholm; Philip K. (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for packet-based media communications
Patent Number: 6,956,828

Inventors: Simm; Robert (Oekingen, CH), Weber; Markus (Batterkinden, CH), Roth; Bernhard (Bellach, CH)
Title: Device for sensing the direction of rotation of a hand tool comprising an electric motor
Patent Number: 7,600,577

Inventors: Simmons; John (Tamarac, FL), Kaufman; Kristopher (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: System and method for duty cycle control of a crystal oscillator
Patent Number: 8,559,904

Inventors: Simon; Jerome H. (Newton Centre, MA)
Title: Luminaires and optics for control and distribution of multiple quasi point source light sources such as LEDs
Patent Number: 7,600,894

Inventors: Singh; Arun Kumar (Uttarakhand, IN), Chamoli; Aruna (Uttarakhand, IN)
Title: Composition of biodegradable gear oil
Patent Number: 8,557,754

Inventors: Singh; Montek (Chapel Hill, NC), Nowick; Steven M. (Leonia, NJ)
Title: Asynchronous pipeline with latch controllers
Patent Number: 6,958,627

Inventors: Singh; Ranjeeta (Fremont, CA), Muralidhar; Rajeev D. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Implementation of control plane protocols and networking stacks in a distributed network device
Patent Number: 7,602,794

Inventors: Sinha; Arvind K. (Rochester, MN), Weckman; Kory W. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Heat spreader flatness detection
Patent Number: 8,558,564

Inventors: Sinn; Christof (Nuremberg, DE)
Title: Differential visualization of countoured surfaces
Patent Number: 6,956,567

Inventors: Sinn; Louis (La Verne, CA), Ulm; Howard J. (La Verne, CA), Ray; Lily A. (Altadena, CA), Sammis; Ojeni P. (Glendale, CA)
Title: Ordered sets printing with automatic dual trays sheet feeding
Patent Number: 6,957,025

Inventors: Sitaram; Arkalgud (Fishkill, NY), Dehm; Christine (Nurnberg, DE), Mazure-Espejo; Carlos (St. Nazaire les Eymes, FR)
Title: Contact-making structure for a ferroelectric storage capacitor and method for fabricating the structure
Patent Number: 6,958,501

Inventors: Skvorecz; Robert (Paterson, NJ)
Title: Collapsible wire chafing stand
Patent Number: 6,955,327

Inventors: Smart; Harold R. (Portsmouth, RI), Zhou; Chuhe (Stoughton, MA)
Title: Dynamic current-to-pneumatic converter and pneumatic amplifier
Patent Number: 6,957,127

Inventors: Smith; Adrian L. (Simi Valley, CA), Doherty; Elizabeth M. (Thousand Oaks, CA), Huang; Qi (Moorpark, CA), Liu; Gang (Oak Park, CA)
Title: RAF kinase modulators and methods of use
Patent Number: 8,557,830

Inventors: Smith; Christopher John (Provost, AB, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for re-entering an abandoned well
Patent Number: 7,600,571

Inventors: Smith; Lee A. (Houston, TX), Smith; Belinda F. (Houston, TX), Kole, Jr.; James S. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Method of forming a mat of erosion control blocks
Patent Number: 6,955,500

Inventors: Smith; Mark Rodney (Hayfield, GB)
Title: Cheese ripening process
Patent Number: 6,955,828

Inventors: Smith; Stanley (Charlotte, NC), Tate; Joseph (Durham, NC), Chasen; Adam (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Business method and system to price, manage, and execute server actions initiated by one or a plurality of users through interaction with a graphical user interface linked to a data source or data supply chain
Patent Number: 8,560,464

Inventors: So; Kimming (Palo Alto, CA), Tang; Chengfuh Jeffrey (Saratoga, CA), Tsang; Eric (Milpitas, CA)
Title: System and method for controlling prefetching
Patent Number: 6,957,306

Inventors: Sogabe; Teruo (Osaka, JP)
Title: Magnetic tape reel having a positioning mark capable of being detected using a contactless detector, tape cartridge using the same, recording and reproducing apparatus for recording and reproducing information in the tape cartridge, and information recording and reproducing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,559,135

Inventors: Soll; Joachim (Pinneberg, DE), Zobawa; Klaus (Elmshorn, DE), Trinh; Buu Son (Hamburg, DE), Soring; Holger (Quickborn, DE)
Title: Plasma generator for radio frequency surgery
Patent Number: 6,958,063

Inventors: Son; In-hyuk (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Fuel cell system having water recovering and circulating structure
Patent Number: 8,557,453

Inventors: Son; Sung-Chul (Paju, KR)
Title: Smart ship
Patent Number: 8,558,404

Inventors: Sondrup; Chris (Lindon, UT)
Title: Adjustable utility access
Patent Number: 6,955,499

Inventors: Song; Jae Hyung (Seoul, KR), Kim; Byoung Gill (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jin Woo (Seoul, KR), Song; Won Gyu (Seoul, KR), Lee; Hyoung Gon (Seoul, KR), Choi; In Hwan (Seoul, KR), Mun; Chul Kyu (Seoul, KR)
Title: Digital broadcasting system and method for transmitting and receiving digital broadcast signal
Patent Number: 8,559,372

Inventors: Song; Jeong-gon (Kwangju, KR), Ko; Jang-youn (Kwangju, KR), Kim; Kwang-su (Kwangju, KR)
Title: Robot cleaner, system employing the same and method for re-connecting to external recharging device
Patent Number: 6,957,712

Inventors: Song; Jong Seok (Seoul, KR), Kim; Taehoon (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Printed circuit board and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,601,419

Inventors: Song; Myung-wook (Suwon-si, KR), Cho; Hyun-bum (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method to control flying height of magnetic head in retry mode and disk drive using the same
Patent Number: 7,602,571

Inventors: Song; Shang-Xuan (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Joint structure
Patent Number: 8,562,448

Inventors: Song; Yoon-Jong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Semiconductor device having multi-layer oxygen barrier pattern
Patent Number: 6,956,279

Inventors: Souma; Hiroyuki (Chiba, JP)
Title: Oscillator circuit and electronic apparatus including the same
Patent Number: 8,558,630

Inventors: Speight; Timothy James (Bristol, GB), Jelbert; Nicholas (Bath, GB)
Title: Method and arrangement for TCP flow control
Patent Number: 7,602,719

Inventors: Spiegel; Michael G. (Monroe, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling the termination of processes in response to a shutdown command
Patent Number: 6,957,363

Inventors: Srinivasan-Rao; Triveni (Shoreham, NY), Ben-Zvi; Ilan (Setauket, NY)
Title: Secondary emission electron gun using external primaries
Patent Number: 7,601,042

Inventors: Srinivasan; Maithreyan (Hamden, CT), Reifler; Michael (Hamden, CT)
Title: Sulfurylase-luciferase fusion proteins and thermostable sulfurylase
Patent Number: 6,956,114

Inventors: Srivastava; Pramod K. (Riverdale, NY)
Title: Compositions and methods for the prevention and treatment of primary and metastatic neoplastic diseases and infectious diseases with heat shock/stress proteins
Patent Number: 7,601,359

Inventors: St. Denis; Thomas (Rowayton, CT), Karamanis; Gabriel M. (Stamford, CT)
Title: Housing created from high strength expanded thermoformable honeycomb structures with cementitious reinforcement
Patent Number: 7,601,234

Inventors: St. George-Hyslop; Peter H. (Toronto, CA), Fraser; Paul E. (Toronto, CA)
Title: Alzheimer's related proteins and methods of use
Patent Number: 6,955,896

Inventors: Stahl; Bernd (Rosbach, DE), M'Rabet; Laura (Amersfoort, NL), Vos; Arjan Paul (Bennekom, NL), Garssen; Johan (Nieuwehein, NL), Boehm; Gunther (Echzell, DE)
Title: Immunemodulating oligosaccharides
Patent Number: 8,557,794

Inventors: Stahle; Lauri (Vantaa, FI), Jarvela; Mikko (Oulu, FI)
Title: Receiver and method of receiving a desired signal
Patent Number: 6,956,841

Inventors: Stahlhut; Ronnie Dean (Bettendorf, IA), Shoemaker; Jim Milton (Horicon, WI)
Title: Motor having stator with generally planar windings
Patent Number: 8,558,425

Inventors: Stammers; Timothy P. (Raleigh, NC), Smith; Malcolm M. (Morrisville, NC)
Title: Method and apparatus for registering a mobile device
Patent Number: 6,957,066

Inventors: Stanton; Jennifer L. (Clifton, NY), Bayly; Harry A. (Mechanicville, NY), Knox; Roger (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Viscous material feed system with platen and method
Patent Number: 7,600,658

Inventors: Stark; Moshe (Even Yehuda, IL)
Title: Multi-dimensional associative search engine
Patent Number: 6,957,215

Inventors: Starr; Gregory (San Jose, CA), Langhammer; Martin (Salisbury, GB), Hwang; Chiao Kai (Fremont, CA)
Title: Data latch with low-power bypass mode
Patent Number: 6,958,624

Inventors: Steele; M. Brandon (Decatur, GA), Hawthorne; Jeffrey Alan (Decatur, GA)
Title: Semiconductor wafer inspection system
Patent Number: 6,957,154

Inventors: Stefanon; Heraldo F. (Huntington Beach, CA)
Title: Method and system for delivering enrichment to an engine
Patent Number: 8,560,209

Inventors: Stefik; Mark J. (Portola Valley, CA), Pirolli; Peter L. T. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method for printing digital works
Patent Number: 6,957,194

Inventors: Stefik; Mark J. (Woodside, CA), Pirolli; Peter L. T. (El Cerrito, CA)
Title: Repository with security class and method for use thereof
Patent Number: 6,957,193

Inventors: Steiner; Jochen (Rosstal, DE)
Title: Presentation of hierarchical software structures
Patent Number: 8,561,008

Inventors: Stemple; James Michael (Marengo, IL)
Title: Low profile articulating mounting system
Patent Number: 8,561,955

Inventors: Stevanovic; Dragan (Sulzbach-Rosenberg, DE)
Title: Method and device for converting thermal energy from biomass into mechanical work
Patent Number: 8,561,412

Inventors: Stevens; John H. (Palo Alto, CA), Reitz; Bruce A. (Stanford, CA), Roth; Alex T. (Redwood City, CA), Peters; William S. (Woodside, CA), Gifford; Hanson S. (Woodside, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for thoracoscopic intracardiac procedures
Patent Number: 6,955,175

Inventors: Stevens; Mark B. (Austin, TX), Grim; Clifton E. (Seabrook, TX), Wilson; John D. (Houston, TX), Marzke; Rex E. (Houston, TX), Ward; Gary A. (Houston, TX)
Title: Displaying messages on created collections of displays
Patent Number: 8,558,756

Inventors: Stockhammer; Thomas (Bergen, DE)
Title: Protocol extensions to support varying FEC types
Patent Number: 8,560,921

Inventors: Stockmeier; Thomas (Nurnberg, DE), Steger; Jurgen (Hilpoltstein, DE)
Title: Power semiconductor module
Patent Number: 6,958,534

Inventors: Stockner; Alan R. (Metamora, IL), Wiemken; Norval J. (Dwight, IL), Shafer; Scott F. (Morton, IL), Slinkard; Gene R. (Pontiac, IL), Cavanagh; Mark S. (Bloomington, IL), Tian; Ye (Bloomington, IL)
Title: Three way valve and electro-hydraulic actuator using same
Patent Number: 6,955,114

Inventors: Stone; Edwin M. (Iowa City, IA), Sheffield; Val C. (Iowa City, IA), Alward; Wallace L. M. (Iowa City, IA), Fingert; John (Iowa City, IA)
Title: Glaucoma therapeutics and diagnostics
Patent Number: 6,956,103

Inventors: Strahan; Ronald L. (Edmond, OK)
Title: Mobile gas separator system and method for treating dirty gas at the well site of a stimulated well
Patent Number: 6,955,704

Inventors: Streif; Harald (Burlington, VT), Kiehl; Oliver (Charlotte, VT), Killian; Mike (Richmond, VT)
Title: Reference voltage detector for power-on sequence in a memory
Patent Number: 6,956,409

Inventors: Strickler; Robert W. (San Jose, CA), Harden; Daniel K. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Infant feeding container
Patent Number: 7,600,647

Inventors: Styck; Wayne George (Chillicothe, IL), Camacho; Timothy Edward (Morton, IL)
Title: Conversion kit for adjusting pipelayer frame width
Patent Number: 7,600,646

Inventors: Su; Huan-Ping (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Semiconductor package with heat sink
Patent Number: 6,956,741

Inventors: Su; Yu-Li (Taipei, TW), Lai; Chun-Yu (Taipei, TW)
Title: Calibration method of insulating washer in circuit board
Patent Number: 7,603,645

Inventors: Suda; Sakae (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Jun (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Actuator
Patent Number: 8,558,434

Inventors: Suddaby; Loubert (Orchard Park, NY)
Title: Inflatable nuclear prosthesis
Patent Number: 6,958,077

Inventors: Sueoka; Hideki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Paper feeding device and sheet carrying device
Patent Number: 6,955,351

Inventors: Sugawara; Masayuki (Asaka, JP), Higuchi; Yoshikatsu (Niiza, JP)
Title: Electrolyte-electrode assembly comprising an isotropic layer
Patent Number: 7,601,447

Inventors: Sugimoto; Tsuyoshi (Mishima, JP), Shimota; Naohito (Numazu, JP), Yamashita; Hiroshi (Numazu, JP), Watanabe; Naohiro (Shizuoka, JP), Wakamatsu; Shinichi (Numazu, JP), Watanabe; Masaki (Numazu, JP)
Title: Toner, developer, toner container, process cartridge, and image forming method
Patent Number: 8,557,491

Inventors: Sugiyama; Minoru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Backup time endorsed power supply apparatus
Patent Number: 7,602,082

Inventors: Suhara; Nobuhisa (Shiga, JP)
Title: Variable nozzle, variable nozzle device, and applying device including variable nozzle device
Patent Number: 8,561,920

Inventors: Suilmann; Franz-Heinrich (Laer, DE), Mundry; Sebastian M. (Ludinghausen, DE), Hantke; Patrick (Aachen, DE), Boldt; Torsten (Aachen, DE)
Title: Pilot control valve
Patent Number: 6,957,664

Inventors: Sullivan; John Timothy (Marriottsville, MD)
Title: Flow-through sound-cancelling mufflers
Patent Number: 7,600,607

Inventors: Sulzer-Mosse; Sarah (Stein, CH), Lamberth; Clemens (Stein, CH), Respondek; Mathias Stephan (Stein, CH), Quaranta; Laura (Stein, CH)
Title: Microbiocidal heterocycles
Patent Number: 8,557,821

Inventors: Sumino; Toru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Individual authentication system performing authentication in multiple steps
Patent Number: 6,957,338

Inventors: Sumser; Siegfried (Stuttgart, DE), Fledersbacher; Peter (Stuttgart, DE), Finger; Helmut (Leinfelden-Echterdingen, DE), Stute; Manfred (Esslingen, DE)
Title: Variable exhaust-gas turbocharger with an auxiliary drive for an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 6,957,535

Inventors: Sun; Jing (San Diego, CA), Khandekar; Aamod D. (San Diego, CA), Ji; Tingfang (San Diego, CA)
Title: Jamming graph and its application in network resource assignment
Patent Number: 8,559,908

Inventors: Sun; Yang (Houston, TX), Cavallaro; Joseph R. (Pearland, TX), Lilleberg; Jorma (Oulu, FI)
Title: Apparatus and method for trellis-based detection in a communication system
Patent Number: 8,559,540

Inventors: Sutardja; Pantas (Los Gatos, CA), Foland, Jr.; William R. (Golden, CO)
Title: Circuits, architectures, apparatuses, systems, algorithms and methods and software for optimum power calibration for optical disc recording
Patent Number: 8,559,284

Inventors: Suto; Gyorgy (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for detail routing using obstacle carving around terminals
Patent Number: 6,957,407

Inventors: Suttle; James (North Las Vegas, NV), Rosenberg; Jon (New Hyde Park, NY)
Title: Poker system and method for allocating pots prior to an end of the poker game based on true odds at the time of allocation
Patent Number: 8,562,406

Inventors: Suzuki; Masanori (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing plural plasma display panels incorporating through ports at peripheral corners of each manufactured display
Patent Number: 7,601,044

Inventors: Suzuki; Shintaro (Kasugai, JP), Imaizumi; Tomoaki (Hoi-gun, JP), Itami; Eiji (Chiryu, JP)
Title: Vehicle door controlling apparatus
Patent Number: 6,955,389

Inventors: Suzuki; Shintaro (Tokyo, JP), Fukunaga; Yuichi (Ichihara, JP), Sato; Haruhito (Ichihara, JP)
Title: Polyurethane composition and molded article thereof
Patent Number: 7,601,793

Inventors: Suzuki; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP), Yoshida; Toshio (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Inter-thread load arbitration control detecting information registered in commit stack entry units and controlling instruction input control unit
Patent Number: 8,561,079

Inventors: Suzuki; Tatsuya (Kawasaki, JP), Chadani; Kazuo (Suntou-gun, JP), Munetsugu; Hiroyuki (Suntou-gun, JP)
Title: Process cartridge and electrophotographic image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,559,849

Inventors: Suzuki; Yasuhiro (Mie, JP), Oido; Hidetoshi (Osaka, JP), Umezawa; Keiri (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Coated molded article, method of recycling the same and apparatus therefor
Patent Number: 6,958,127

Inventors: Suzumura; Tatsuhiro (Kawasaki, JP), Michinaka; Shuji (Kawasaki, JP), Watanabe; Kiwamu (Kawasaki, JP), Takekawa; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Jobashi; Masashi (Kawasaki, JP), Nakayama; Hiromitsu (Kawasaki, JP), Shigeta; Yoshinori (Kawasaki, JP), Ogawa; Takaya (Kawasaki, JP), Oue; Akihiro (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Image decoding apparatus and decoding method
Patent Number: 7,602,319

Inventors: Svendsen; Hugh (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Central system providing previews of a user's media collection to a portable media player
Patent Number: 7,603,434

Inventors: Sweet; Jim (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: System and method for creating a limited duration clock divider reset
Patent Number: 6,956,414

Inventors: Szelenyi; Istvan (Schwaig, DE), Brune; Kay (Marloffstein, DE), Hermann; Robert (Hanau, DE), Locher; Mathia (Ronneburg, DE)
Title: Combinations of flupirtine and sodium channel inhibiting substances for treating pains
Patent Number: 8,557,851

Inventors: Tachibana; Ken (Hyogo, JP), Musa; Ikuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus for rewriting a memory in a vehicle mounted ECU through communications
Patent Number: 6,957,136

Inventors: Tager; Wolfgang (Muchen, DE), Pohl; Stephan (Wihelmshaven, DE), Stoger; Matthias (Muchen, DE)
Title: Powerline data communication
Patent Number: 6,956,906

Inventors: Takada; Kenichi (Shizuoka, JP), Ohshio; Hirohiko (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Vehicle headlamp
Patent Number: 7,600,904

Inventors: Takagi; Kazumasa (London, GB), Saitoh; Kazuo (Kodaira, JP), Ochi; Hisaaki (Kodaira, JP), Morita; Hiroshi (Mito, JP), Kiryu; Masae (Hitachi, JP), Okada; Michiya (Mito, JP)
Title: Nuclear magnetic resonance equipment
Patent Number: 6,958,608

Inventors: Takagi; Makoto (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Aibara; Tetsuya (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Flame-retardant resin composition
Patent Number: 6,956,073

Inventors: Takagi; Toshihiro (Osaka, JP), Miyagawa; Tatsuo (Osaka, JP), Inui; Yasuhiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 6,956,586

Inventors: Takahashi; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP), Nukada; Hideki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Drive device
Patent Number: 8,558,498

Inventors: Takahashi; Keita (Abiko, JP), Nagata; Naohisa (Moriya, JP), Nishikata; Akinobu (Abiko, JP), Sekiguchi; Nobuo (Moriya, JP), Saida; Tadaaki (Kashiwa, JP), Okawa; Satoshi (Toride, JP), Yamamoto; Satoru (Abiko, JP), Matsumoto; Hiroshi (Toride, JP)
Title: Image forming system
Patent Number: 8,561,978

Inventors: Takahashi; Masanori (Yokohama, JP), Nomura; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image calculation method
Patent Number: 8,559,009

Inventors: Takahashi; Noriyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Hondou; Mikio (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Memory control device and method
Patent Number: 8,560,784

Inventors: Takahashi; Seiichiro (Ageo, JP), Watanabe; Hiroshi (Ageo, JP)
Title: Indium oxide-tin oxide powder and sputtering target using the same
Patent Number: 7,601,661

Inventors: Takaishi; Kazuhiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Head position demodulating method and disk apparatus
Patent Number: 6,956,712

Inventors: Takaki; Tetsuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Mobile communications system, method of controlling the transmission power in the system, and mobile station in the system
Patent Number: 7,603,135

Inventors: Takano; Kiyohito (Kobe, JP)
Title: Automotive V-belt nonstage transmission
Patent Number: 6,958,024

Inventors: Takata; Masayuki (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Ink jet head capable of reliably removing air bubbles from ink
Patent Number: 6,955,427

Inventors: Takayama; Masaaki (Fukuoka, JP), Tanaka; Hiroaki (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging element and solid-state imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,602,431

Inventors: Takayama; Masamichi (Tokyo, JP), Kani; Tetsuo (Kanagawa, JP), Ishida; Fumitoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Yamasaki; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP), Inoue; Takao (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Digital recording/reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,603,190

Inventors: Takei; Ken (Hitachi, JP), Sugiyama; Takahiro (Hitachi, JP), Shirakawa; Yohei (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Antenna module, radio device and mobile radio terminal
Patent Number: 7,602,346

Inventors: Takemura; Kazumasa (Neyagawa, JP), Kasai; Joji (Neyagawa, JP), Nakatake; Tetsuro (Neyagawa, JP), Hisamoto; Sadatoshi (Neyagawa, JP)
Title: Surround-sound processing system
Patent Number: 6,956,954

Inventors: Takemura; Yasuhiko (Kanagawa, JP), Zhang; Hongyong (Kanagawa, JP), Teramoto; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for forming the same
Patent Number: 7,602,020

Inventors: Takeo; Katsushi (Mie, JP), Goto; Keiichi (Mie, JP), Fukuzawa; Satoru (Mie, JP)
Title: Lens holder and lens protector for use in optical pick-up and method of manufacturing same
Patent Number: 7,602,678

Inventors: Takeuchi; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Yamazaki; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Light-emitting element
Patent Number: 7,602,823

Inventors: Taki; Kazunari (Nagoya, JP), Ohashi; Tsuyoshi (Hashima, JP), Nagai; Takuya (Nagoya, JP), Ushiyama; Kentaro (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Interrogator for RFID tag
Patent Number: 7,602,293

Inventors: Talwalkar; Niranjan (Bangalone, IN)
Title: Systems and techniques for auto-calibration and fast tuning of voltage controlled oscillators in phase-lock loops
Patent Number: 7,602,256

Inventors: Tamura; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Internet facsimile gateway device
Patent Number: 7,602,517

Inventors: Tamura; Noriyuki (Kobe, JP), Kamino; Maruo (Kobe, JP), Fujitani; Shin (Kobe, JP)
Title: Method of charging and discharging lithium secondary battery and lithium secondary battery
Patent Number: 8,557,413

Inventors: Tan; Zeu-Chia (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Heat dissipation device and centrifugal fan thereof
Patent Number: 8,562,291

Inventors: Tanaami; Takeo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for producing biochips
Patent Number: 6,955,881

Inventors: Tanabe; Takatoshi (Ichinomiya, JP), Goshima; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Passenger detector and method of adjusting the same
Patent Number: 6,957,168

Inventors: Tanaka; Masahito (Tochigi, JP), Kimura; Mayumi (Tochigi, JP), Nakayama; Takao (Tochigi, JP), Hamajima; Mitsugu (Tochigi, JP), Nakanishi; Minoru (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Absorbent article
Patent Number: 6,955,667

Inventors: Tanaka; Takakazu (Shizuoka, JP), Kunieda; Mitsuhiro (Shizuoka, JP), Nakajima; Yuka (Shizuoka, JP), Ohgaki; Harunobu (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Electrophotographic photosensitive member, process cartridge, and electrophotographic apparatus
Patent Number: 6,958,204

Inventors: Tanaka; Takeshi (Hitachi, JP), Kaga; Hiroyasu (Mito, JP)
Title: Charged beam gun
Patent Number: 7,601,971

Inventors: Tang; Bo (Sunnyvale, CA), Demas; Andrew J. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Reduced frequency clock delivery with local recovery
Patent Number: 8,558,594

Inventors: Tang; Feng (Santa Cruz, CA), Lim; Suk Hwan (Foster City, CA)
Title: Image analysis based on pixel brightness grouping
Patent Number: 8,559,726

Inventors: Tanielian; Minas H. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Laser-tethered vehicle
Patent Number: 6,955,324

Inventors: Tanii; Keiichi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Interface circuit device and printing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,602,534

Inventors: Tanimoto; Masanori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Vector control invertor
Patent Number: 6,958,586

Inventors: Tankersley; James I. (Bells, TN)
Title: Standup bag and method of manufacturing same
Patent Number: 6,957,915

Inventors: Tapperson; Gary (Austin, TX), Boyd; Thomas A. (Austin, TX)
Title: Field device in a process control system using wireless radio communications to transmit and receive sense and control signals
Patent Number: 7,602,741

Inventors: Taranti; Philippe (Jemeppe-sur-Sambre, BE), Golin; Mario (Jemeppe-sur-Sambre, BE)
Title: Method and installation for extracting a monomer from an aqueous slurry containing a polymer
Patent Number: 6,956,101

Inventors: Tarkiainen; Antti (Lappeenranta, FI), Pollanen; Riku (Lappeenranta, FI)
Title: Vector control of an induction motor
Patent Number: 6,956,352

Inventors: Tarler; Matthew David (Westlake, OH)
Title: Sensor for measuring shear forces
Patent Number: 6,955,094

Inventors: Taylor; Alan G. (London, GB), Klug; David R. (London, GB), Mercer; Ian P. (Keymer, GB), Allwood; Daniel A. (Durham, GB)
Title: Electromagnetic radiation generation using a laser produced plasma
Patent Number: 6,956,885

Inventors: Taylor; Alfred A. (Lugarno, AU), Tsoukalas; George (Chester Hill, AU)
Title: Device to aid packaging items
Patent Number: 7,600,630

Inventors: Taylor; Celia Charlotte (Windsor, GB), Oakes; Ian David (Reading, GB)
Title: Method for ensuring that coating compositions have correct color
Patent Number: 6,957,672

Inventors: Taylor; Charles E. (Sebastopol, CA), Lee; Jim L (Rohnert Park, CA)
Title: Electro-kinetic air transporter-conditioner devices with an upstream focus electrode
Patent Number: 6,958,134

Inventors: Taylor; Jack R. (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Two-stroke uniflow turbo-compound internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,561,581

Inventors: Tchekneva; Elena E. (Brentwood, TN), Dikov; Mikhail M. (Brentwood, TN), Kadkina; Veronika (Kazan, RU), Polosukhina; Dina (Franklin, TN)
Title: Collection station for accelerated collection of specimens from laboratory animals
Patent Number: 8,561,574

Inventors: Tchoukaleysky; Emil (Toronto, CA)
Title: Digital cinema anti-piracy method and apparatus for liquid crystal projection systems
Patent Number: 8,559,791

Inventors: Teale; David W. (Spring, TX), Bhat; Gireesh K. (Spring, TX)
Title: Flow energy dissipation for downhole injection flow control devices
Patent Number: 8,561,704

Inventors: Teig; Steven (Menlo Park, CA), Buset; Oscar (Morges, IT)
Title: Method and apparatus for adaptively selecting the wiring model for a design region
Patent Number: 6,957,410

Inventors: Teig; Steven (Menlo Park, CA), Caldwell; Andrew (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for generating topological routes for IC layouts using perturbations
Patent Number: 6,957,409

Inventors: Teig; Steven (Menlo Park, CA), Caldwell; Andrew (Santa Clara, CA), Jacques; Etienne (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Gridless IC layout and method and apparatus for generating such a layout
Patent Number: 6,957,411

Inventors: Teig; Steven (Menlo Park, CA), Caldwell; Andrew (Santa Clara, CA), Jacques; Etienne (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for routing nets in an integrated circuit layout
Patent Number: 6,957,408

Inventors: Teles; Joaquim Henrique (Otterstadt, DE), Rehfinger; Alwin (Mutterstadt, DE), Bassler; Peter (Viernheim, DE), Wenzel; Anne (Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, DE), Rieber; Norbert (Mannheim, DE), Muller; Ulrich (Neustadt, DE), Rudolf; Peter (Ladenburg, DE)
Title: Method for regenerating a zeolite catalyst
Patent Number: 6,958,304

Inventors: Teo; Swee-Ann (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Push-pull buffer/amplifier
Patent Number: 6,958,650

Inventors: Terlecky; Stanley R. (Bloomfield Hills, MI), Walton; Paul A. (London, CA)
Title: Promotion of peroxisomal catalase function in cells
Patent Number: 7,601,366

Inventors: Terletzki; Hartmud (Graz, AT), Frankowsky; Gerd H. (Hohenkirchen-Siegertsbrunn, DE), Lehmann; Gunther R. (Munchen, DE)
Title: Off chip driver
Patent Number: 6,958,626

Inventors: Teshima; Yoshihiro (Fukuoka, JP), Kitaoka; Yoshitaka (Kumamoto, JP), Ooie; Takayuki (Fukuoka, JP), Mizushima; Tetsuro (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Image display system
Patent Number: 8,558,956

Inventors: Tetsuka; Tsutomu (Ibaraki-ken, JP), Ikenaga; Kazuyuki (Ibaraki-ken, JP), Ono; Tetsuo (Iruma, JP), Yoshigai; Motohiko (Hikari, JP), Itabashi; Naoshi (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Plasma processing apparatus and plasma processing method
Patent Number: 7,601,241

Inventors: Thomas; Alfred (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Security zones for casino gaming
Patent Number: 7,602,298

Inventors: Thomas; Rodney H. (Town and Country, MO)
Title: Covers, systems and methods for covering deck components
Patent Number: 6,955,021

Inventors: Thomas; Steven (Bloomfield Hills, MI), Hammond; Matthew (Dearborn, MI)
Title: Multi-speed transmission and integrated drive transfer mechanism
Patent Number: 6,955,627

Inventors: Thompson; Derek A. (Portland, OR), McGinnis; Darrell S. (Hillsboro, OR), McKinnon; Steve A. (Portland, OR), Zumkehr; John (Orange, CA)
Title: Write pointer error recovery
Patent Number: 6,956,775

Inventors: Thompson; Jeffrey Allan (Edwardsville, IL), Corbin; Thomas Charles (Monticello, IL)
Title: Soybean variety XB48X07
Patent Number: 7,601,897

Inventors: Thompson; Justin (Duncan Falls, OH), Matheney, II; Timothy L. (Zanesville, OH)
Title: Pressure activated lighted glove
Patent Number: 8,562,165

Inventors: Thornton; Michael Edward (Cumming, GA), Britain; Mickey Eugene (Cumming, GA)
Title: Meter base bracket apparatus and system
Patent Number: 6,958,447

Inventors: Thorwirth; Guenter (Laasdorf, DE), Voss; Burkart (Dorndorf-Steudnitz, DE)
Title: Schiefspiegler telescope with three reflecting surfaces
Patent Number: 7,602,548

Inventors: Tirone; Christopher Vincent (East Aurora, NY), Faller; James (Williamsville, NY), Rusch; Gerald A. (Fond du Lac, WI)
Title: Dispensing device for viscous materials
Patent Number: 8,561,854

Inventors: Tochiyama; Shigenobu (Tokyo, JP), Onishi; Yoshihiko (Tokyo, JP), Uno; Shigeki (Hyogo, JP), Nakao; Kenji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Proportional solenoid valve and control method therefor
Patent Number: 6,957,656

Inventors: Tomizawa; Hideki (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Minami; Kazumori (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Arioka; Daisuke (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Photosensitive composition, photosensitive film, photosensitive laminate, method of forming a permanent pattern, and printed board
Patent Number: 8,557,948

Inventors: Tongue; Stephen (Hampden, MA)
Title: Water-from-air using liquid desiccant and vehicle exhaust
Patent Number: 7,601,208

Inventors: Tooma; Masahiro (Kanasago, JP), Kono; Naoyuki (Mito, JP), Koike; Masahiro (Hitachi, JP), Adachi; Hirokazu (San Francisco, CA), Shimura; Takao (Hitachi, JP), Senoo; Makoto (Tokai, JP), Matsui; Tetsuya (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Ultrasonic array sensor, ultrasonic inspection instrument and ultrasonic inspection method
Patent Number: 6,957,583

Inventors: Toomi; Hideaki (Yokohama, JP), Yano; Masanao (Yokohama, JP), Hayakawa; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP), Ichikawa; Syuji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Ink composition for aqueous ink ball point pen and aqueous ink ball point pen
Patent Number: 8,562,235

Inventors: Torardi; Carmine (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Mesoporous oxide of zirconium
Patent Number: 7,601,326

Inventors: Torardi; Carmine (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Mesoporous oxide of hafnium
Patent Number: 7,601,327

Inventors: Torii; Hirotoshi (Utsunomiya, JP), Imoto; Kouhei (Saitama, JP)
Title: Optical element holding apparatus
Patent Number: 7,602,564

Inventors: Touchet; Thierry (Crolles, FR)
Title: Bus system having improved control process
Patent Number: 6,957,289

Inventors: Tougaw; Paul Douglas (Valparaiso, IN), Will; Jeffrey D. (Valparaiso, IN), Graunke; Christopher R. (Darien, IL), Wheeler; David I. (St. Charles, IL)
Title: Quantum-dot cellular automata methods and devices
Patent Number: 7,602,207

Inventors: Toyoda; Tomohiro (Suita, JP)
Title: Benzylpiperizine compound
Patent Number: 8,557,998

Inventors: Trainin; Ehud (Michmanim, IL), Tzoref; Rachel (Haifa, IL), Zlotnick; Aviad (Mizpeh Netofah, IL)
Title: Synchronization coverage in logic code
Patent Number: 8,561,031

Inventors: Trappani; James (Ft. Lauderdale, FL), Ryan; Patrick (Cooper City, FL), Handelsman; Steve (Ft. Lauderdale, FL), Mao; Michael (Taipei, CN)
Title: Plasma lamp head
Patent Number: 6,955,454

Inventors: Trosper; Scott T. (Meridian, ID)
Title: Radio frequency identification devices, remote communication devices, identification systems, communication methods, and identification methods
Patent Number: 7,602,287

Inventors: Trummer; Sascha (Sugar Land, TX), Clum; Eric (Sugar Land, TX), Boney; Curtis L. (Houston, TX), Lopez de Cardenas; Jorge E. (Houston, TX), Baser; Belgin (Houston, TX), Swaren; Jason (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Method of placing ball sealers for fluid diversion
Patent Number: 8,561,696

Inventors: Tsai; Ching-Lung (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Voice coil motor
Patent Number: 8,558,418

Inventors: Tsai; Fu-Chung (Taichung, TW)
Title: Filter cartridge with a positioning cylinder for holding filter element in place
Patent Number: 8,561,810

Inventors: Tsai; Jung-Yi (Hsinchu, TW), Chang; Chao-Yu (Taichung, TW), Chiu; Chui-Chung (Changhua, TW), Tseng; Shu-Jung (Taichung, TW)
Title: Quality assurance system and method
Patent Number: 6,957,116

Inventors: Tsai; Tai-Sheng (Taipei Hsien, TW), Lin; Hou-Yao (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Sputtering apparatus
Patent Number: 8,561,276

Inventors: Tsang; Jian-Shihn (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Light emitting chip and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,558,261

Inventors: Tse; Steven (Guangzhou City, Gangdong, 511430, CN)
Title: Apparatus of piercing garbage bags and classifying garbage
Patent Number: 6,955,265

Inventors: Tseng; Wei Cheng (Walnut, CA)
Title: Portable quick fit filter assembly
Patent Number: 8,561,809

Inventors: Tsoukalas; George (Dulwich Hill, AU), Taylor; Alfred A. (Lugarno, AU)
Title: Conveyor
Patent Number: 6,955,256

Inventors: Tsubakimoto; Yasuhito (Shizuoka, JP), Goto; Hiroshi (Shizuoka, JP), Kuramochi; Yoshimi (Shizuoka, JP), Wakamiya; Hidehiro (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Display device of reduced size including a point light source provided at an end of a display area
Patent Number: 6,956,629

Inventors: Tsujihara; Sotohiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Cover for image forming apparatus to facilitate parts recycling
Patent Number: 7,603,055

Inventors: Tsukamoto; Takehito (Tokorozawa, JP), Maniwa; Susumu (Kasukabe, JP), Toda; Junko (Kasukabe, JP), Sakai; Yasuhiro (Tamana, JP)
Title: Lead frame substrate and method of manufacturing the same, and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,558,363

Inventors: Tsunoda; Tadashi (Nerima-ku, JP), Izumi; Masahiko (Niiza, JP), Yamaguchi; Nozomu (Wako, JP), Dan; Koji (Kawagoe, JP)
Title: Fuel cell and fuel cell stack
Patent Number: 7,601,453

Inventors: Tullman; Don (Troy, MI), Thomsen; Scott V. (Milford, MI), Hulme; Richard (Rochester Hills, MI), Landa; Leonid (Grosse Ile, MI), Landa; Ksenia A. (Grosse Ile, MI)
Title: Clear glass composition
Patent Number: 7,601,660

Inventors: Tybinkowski; Andrew P. (Boxford, MA), Riemer; Robert F. (Andover, MA), Williams; Robert M. (Wilmington, MA)
Title: Horizontal drive apparatus and method for patient table
Patent Number: 6,955,464

Inventors: Tyhach; Jeffrey (Sunnyvale, CA), Wang; Bonnie (Cupertino, CA), Sung; Chiakang (Milpitas, CA), Nguyen; Khai (San Jose, CA)
Title: Differential input buffers with elevated power supplies
Patent Number: 6,956,401

Inventors: Tzeng; Jiann-Tyng (Yi-Lan, TW), Chang; Yuh-Hwa (Taipei Hsieh, TW), Chen; Jiun-Nan (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method to monitor process charging effect
Patent Number: 6,958,249

Inventors: Uang; Yuh-Jye (Chesterfield, MO)
Title: Elastomeric paint with protective coating upon styrenic block copolymer articles
Patent Number: 8,557,349

Inventors: Uchihashi; Kenji (Moriguchi, JP), Nagano; Hiroto (Moriguchi, JP), Ishizuka; Yoshiyuki (Moriguchi, JP), Nakashima; Takeshi (Moriguchi, JP), Ike; Takehito (Moriguchi, JP)
Title: Secondary battery storage system rack with fire extinguisher device
Patent Number: 8,558,507

Inventors: Uchikubo; Akinobu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Remote surgery support system
Patent Number: 6,955,671

Inventors: Ucok; Asli B. (Ann Arbor, MI), Najafi; Khalil (Ann Arbor, MI), Giachino; Joseph M. (South Lyon, MI)
Title: Multi-substrate package and method for assembling same
Patent Number: 6,958,531

Inventors: Uebelein; Joerg (Grub am Forst, DE), Stetter; Stephan (Ebern, DE), Mager; Thorsten (Schwalmtal, DE), Hofmann; Gerhard (Untersiemau, DE)
Title: Electronic control device for controlling electric units of motor vehicle doors which have different equipment
Patent Number: 6,956,303

Inventors: Ueda; Hiroshi (Akishima, JP)
Title: Electronic device
Patent Number: 7,602,610

Inventors: Ueda; Jyun (Osaka, JP), Ohe; Norihiro (Osaka, JP), Kikuchi; Eiichi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Industrial vehicle
Patent Number: 6,955,239

Inventors: Ueda; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP), Yokobori; Shouichi (Saitama, JP), Kataoka; Hideo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Video processor, television display device, and video processing method
Patent Number: 8,561,111

Inventors: Uemura; Toshiya (Aichi-ken, JP), Shibata; Naoki (Aichi-ken, JP), Noiri; Shizuyo (Aichi-ken, JP), Horiuchi; Shigemi (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Methods and devices related to electrode pads for p-type Group III nitride compound semiconductors
Patent Number: 6,955,936

Inventors: Ueno; Takayuki (Tochigi, JP), Akatsu; Hiroyuki (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Temperature compensator of torque sensor
Patent Number: 6,957,589

Inventors: Ueyama; Kazumasa (Aomori-ken, JP), Sannohe; Akio (Aomori-ken, JP), Echigoya; Naoki (Aomori-ken, JP), Oribe; Kazuya (Tokyo, JP), Ina; Noriyuki (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Rod for cervical vertebra and connecting system thereof
Patent Number: 6,958,065

Inventors: Ukai; Akihiro (Osakasayama, JP)
Title: Failure diagnostic device for acceleration sensor, electronic device equipped with failure diagnostic device, failure diagnostic system, and failure diagnostic method
Patent Number: 7,600,409

Inventors: Ulrich; Franz W. (Minneapolis, MN), Bieman; Leonard H. (Waterford, MI)
Title: Imaging for a machine-vision system
Patent Number: 6,956,963

Inventors: Ulupinar; Fatih (San Diego, CA), Wang; Jun (La Jolla, CA), Tinnakornsrisuphap; Peerapol (San Diego, CA)
Title: Multiple bindings having independent forward and reverse link bindings for mobile internet protocols
Patent Number: 8,559,396

Inventors: Uno; Hidemitsu (Matsuyama, JP), Ono; Noboru (Matsuyama, JP)
Title: Bicyclo compound, method for producing fused aromatic compound using the same and method for forming film of the same
Patent Number: 7,601,478

Inventors: Utsubo; Atsushi (Osaka, JP), Kakisaka; Shunsuke (Osaka, JP), Tominaga; Jun (Shiga, JP), Yoshida; Masahito (Osaka, JP)
Title: Lamp comprising glass tube having pinched sealed portion at end
Patent Number: 8,558,457

Inventors: Utsumi; Noriyuki (Soka, JP), Murata; Kunihiko (Koshigaya, JP), Tsutsumi; Kunihiko (Tokyo, JP), Katayama; Takeaki (Soka, JP), Watanabe; Masahito (Soka, JP), Ohkuma; Takeshi (Sapporo, JP), Noyori; Ryoji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Sulfonate catalyst and method of producing alcohol compound using the same
Patent Number: 7,601,667

Inventors: Uzelac; Lawrence S. (Aubura, CA), Volk; Andrew M. (Granite Bay, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for reducing sub-threshold off current for a real time clock circuit during battery operation
Patent Number: 6,957,354

Inventors: Vajo; John J (Westhills, CA), Mertens; Florian O (Birmingham, MI), Jorgensen; Scott W (Bloomfield Township, MI)
Title: Regeneration of hydrogen storage system materials and methods including hydrides and hydroxides
Patent Number: 7,601,329

Inventors: Valin; Norman A. (Wood Dale, IL)
Title: Universal golf bag support
Patent Number: 7,600,729

Inventors: Vallejo; Roberto (Hawthorne, CA)
Title: Vertical-axis wind turbine
Patent Number: 8,562,298

Inventors: Van 'T Klooster; Gerben Albert (Le Breda, NL), Wigerinck; Piet Tom Bert Paul (Terhagen, BE), De Meyer; Sandra (Beerse, BE), Baert; Lieven Elvire Colette (Bruges, BE), De Kock; Herman Augustinus (Arendonk, BE)
Title: Use of a sulfonamide compound for improving the pharmacokinetics of a drug
Patent Number: 8,557,854

Inventors: Van Den Brink; Christopher Ralph ('S-Gravendeel, NL), Kroonen; Hendrik Marinus (Zwijndrecht, NL)
Title: Tilting vehicle
Patent Number: 7,600,596

Inventors: Van Duin; Martin (Sittard, NL), Noordermeer; Jacobus W. M. (Susteren, NL), Verbruggen; Miriam A. L. (Zwolle, NL), Van Der Does; Leen (Enschede, NL)
Title: Method for devulcanizing rubber with an amine
Patent Number: 6,956,065

Inventors: Van Dyke; Phil (Surrey, CA), Rai; Barinder Singh (Surrey, CA)
Title: Serial camera interface
Patent Number: 7,602,422

Inventors: Van Endert; Tony Petrus (Taipei, TW), Chen; Tzu-Nan (Taipei, TW)
Title: Light control system
Patent Number: 8,558,465

Inventors: Van Epps, Jr.; Daniel J. (Apex, NC)
Title: Methods, electronic devices, and computer program products for managing data in electronic devices responsive to written and/or audible user direction
Patent Number: 7,602,309

Inventors: Van Gorkom; Gerardus Gegorius Petrus (Eindhoven, NL), Cobben; Pierre Leon Hubert Marie (Nijmegen, NL), Marra; Johannes (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Display device comprising a light guide
Patent Number: 6,956,332

Inventors: Van Horssen; Charles A. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Quick change holder for cutting tool
Patent Number: 7,600,951

Inventors: Vangal-Ramamurthy; Jambunathan (San Jose, CA), Butler; Walter W. (Scotts Valley, CA)
Title: Methods and devices for picking and placing workpieces into small form factor hard disk drives
Patent Number: 8,561,285

Inventors: Varaprasad; Desaraju V. (Holland, MI), Zhao; Mingtang (Grand Rapids, MI), Dornan; Craig A. (Grand Haven, MI), Agrawal; Anoop (Tucson, AZ), Allemand; Pierr-Marc (Tucson, AZ), Lynam; Niall R. (Holland, MI)
Title: Electrochromic mirror reflective element for vehicular rearview mirror assembly
Patent Number: 8,559,093

Inventors: Vassallo; Steven (Redwood City, CA), Andreessen; Marc L. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Advertisement selection in an electronic application system
Patent Number: 7,603,352

Inventors: Vasudeva; Kailash C. (Waterloo, CA)
Title: Spade bits with angled sides
Patent Number: 6,957,937

Inventors: Vatanen; Harri (Englefield Green, Surrey, GB)
Title: Security module, security system and mobile station
Patent Number: 6,957,342

Inventors: Vaudo; Robert P. (New Milford, CT), Brandes; George R. (Southbury, CT), Tischler; Michael A. (Phoenix, AZ), Kelly; Michael K. (Leonberg, DE)
Title: Free-standing (Al, Ga, In)N and parting method for forming same
Patent Number: 6,958,093

Inventors: Veenstra; Kerry (San Jose, CA), Rangasayee; Krishna (Pleasanton, CA), Bielby; Robert (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for low power routing of signals in a Low Voltage Differential Signaling system
Patent Number: 6,956,920

Inventors: Veerapandian; Pandi (San Diego, CA), Kaler; Gregory (San Diego, CA)
Title: Cell flow apparatus and method for real-time measurements of patient cellular responses
Patent Number: 6,958,221

Inventors: Venkatakrishnan; Natarajan (Louisville, KY), Nolan; Kevin Farrelly (Louisville, KY), Bingham; David C. (Louisville, KY), Najewicz; David Joseph (Prospect, KY)
Title: Energy smart system
Patent Number: 8,560,133

Inventors: Verd Martinez; Juan Jose (Sant Boi de Llobregat, ES), Lorenzo Riera; Miguel Angel (Santa Coloma de Cervello, ES)
Title: Push-button switch unit with a display device
Patent Number: 8,558,130

Inventors: Verdejo; Julian R. (Brighton, MI)
Title: Evaluating output of a mass air flow sensor
Patent Number: 6,955,080

Inventors: Verduijn; Johannes Petrus (late of Leefdaal, BE), van den Berge; Jannetje Maatje (Oostvoorne, NL), Mohr; Gary D. (League City, TX)
Title: Zeolite catalyst and use for hydrocarbon conversion
Patent Number: 6,958,305

Inventors: Vermang; Bart (Leuven, BE)
Title: Method for blister-free passivation of a silicon surface
Patent Number: 8,557,718

Inventors: Vestal; William James (Milan, IL)
Title: Refrigerator with an air filter/freshener system
Patent Number: 7,600,388

Inventors: Vicari; Alain P. (Nepean, CA), Morales; Janine M. (Concord, CA), Hedrick; Joseph A. (South River, NJ), Zlotnik; Albert (San Diego, CA)
Title: Anti-CCL27 antibodies
Patent Number: 7,601,815

Inventors: Vicker; Nigel (Slough, GB), Bailey; Helen Victoria (Slough, GB), Heaton; Wesley (Slough, GB), Day; Joanna Mary (Slough, GB), Purohit; Atul (Slough, GB), Potter; Barry Victor Lloyd (Slough, GB)
Title: Compound capable of inhibiting 17-beta hydroxysteriod dehydrogenase
Patent Number: 8,558,028

Inventors: Vinci; Daniele (Gent, BE), Kersbulck; Jochem (Terneuzen, NL)
Title: Oligomerized ester alkoxylate compositions
Patent Number: 8,558,022

Inventors: Voelkel; Andrew W. (Venice, CA)
Title: Stimulation channel selection methods
Patent Number: 7,603,176

Inventors: Voldman; Steven H. (South Burlington, VT), Watson; Anne E. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Structure and method for latchup suppression utilizing trench and masked sub-collector implantation
Patent Number: 6,956,266

Inventors: Volk; Steven B. (Boulder, CO), Volan; Gregory Dimitri (Longmont, CO), Anirudhan; Rene D. Kumar (Lafayette, CO), Bala; PK (Lafayette, CO)
Title: Cartridge for miniature optical data storage disc
Patent Number: 7,603,681

Inventors: Voo; Thart Fah (Singapore, SG)
Title: Base current compensation for a bipolar transistor current mirror circuit
Patent Number: 6,956,428

Inventors: Vossiek; Martin (Hildesheim, DE), Gulden; Peter (Munchen, DE), Rohr; Sven (Munchen, DE)
Title: Radio transmitter, radio receiver, system and method with a radio transmitter and radio receiver
Patent Number: 8,559,554

Inventors: Vukicevic; Slobodan (Zagreb, HR), Katic; Vladimir (Zagreb, HR), Sampath; Kuber T. (Holliston, MA)
Title: Repair of larynx, trachea, and other fibrocartilaginous tissues
Patent Number: 6,958,149

Inventors: Vuletic; Bogdan (Dusseldorf, DE)
Title: Process and installation for granulating slag
Patent Number: 7,600,397

Inventors: Vuorinen; Tapani (Espoo, FI)
Title: Method of producing a fiber product having a strength suitable for printing paper and packaging material
Patent Number: 6,958,108

Inventors: Wada; Osamu (Ina, JP)
Title: Vision shift amount measuring method and vision shift amount measuring jig
Patent Number: 8,562,134

Inventors: Waddell; Thomas E. (Freelton Ontario, CA), Johnson; Roger (Guelph Ontario, CA), Mazzocco; Amanda (Guelph Ontario, CA)
Title: Methods and compositions for controlled release of bioactive compounds
Patent Number: 7,601,347

Inventors: Wahlberg; Lars U. (Asnaes, DK), Gronborg; Mette (Copenhagen NV, DK), Kusk; Philip (Lynge, DK), Tornoe; Jens (Copenhagen O, DK)
Title: Secretion of neublastin
Patent Number: 7,601,518

Inventors: Wakitani; Tsutomu (Saitama, JP), Kawakami; Toshiaki (Saitama, JP), Kobayashi; Hiroshi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Hybrid type driving apparatus
Patent Number: 6,958,549

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Jorasch; James A. (Stamford, CT), Sammon; Russell P. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for suggesting meta-information to a camera user
Patent Number: 8,558,921

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Tedesco; Daniel E. (Huntington, CT), Alderucci; Dean P. (Westport, CT), Fincham; Magdalena M. (Norwalk, CT)
Title: Internet surveillance system and method
Patent Number: 7,602,414

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Tedesco; Daniel E. (Huntington, CT), Alderucci; Dean P. (Westport, CT), Fincham; Magdalena M. (Norwalk, CT)
Title: Internet surveillance system and method
Patent Number: 7,602,416

Inventors: Walker; John C. (Columbia, MO), Wen; Jiangqi (Ardmore, OK), Li; Jia (Norman, OK)
Title: Production of transgenic plants with increased seed yield
Patent Number: 7,601,886

Inventors: Walker; Keith Lloyd (Oakville, Ontario, CA), Coulter; Michael Arthur (Mississauga, Ontario, CA)
Title: Air flow producer for reducing room temperature gradients
Patent Number: 6,955,596

Inventors: Walls; Robert R. (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Shock mounting system for CCD camera
Patent Number: 6,956,610

Inventors: Walter; Edward (Boerne, TX), Raftelis; Michael (San Antonio, TX), Kirby; John (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Set top box messaging system
Patent Number: 8,561,121

Inventors: Walters, Jr.; Paul R. (Meridian, ID), Morales, Jr.; Refugio C. (Nampa, ID)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for shaping a printed circuit board
Patent Number: 7,601,283

Inventors: Wang; Baoliang (Bladwin Park, CA)
Title: Outer case of LED module
Patent Number: 7,600,896

Inventors: Wang; Chih-Hwa (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Transmission mechanism for scanning device
Patent Number: 8,559,067

Inventors: Wang; Chih-Hwa (Taipei, TW)
Title: Fixing structure for print head carriage rod and fixing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,562,105

Inventors: Wang; Chun-Ming (Fremont, CA), Tung; Ming-Hau (San Francisco, CA), Ganti; Surya Prakash (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing back-lighting in an interferometric modulator display device
Patent Number: 7,603,001

Inventors: Wang; Hsien-Chang (Bellaire, TX), Duvdevani; Ilan (Houston, TX), Qian; Connie R. (Houston, TX), Agarwal; Pawan K. (Houston, TX)
Title: Halogenated elastomeric compositions having improved stability and green strength
Patent Number: 6,956,075

Inventors: Wang; Laung-Terng (Sunnyvale, CA), Kifli; Augusli (Hsinchu, TW), Hsu; Fei-Sheng (Hsinchu, TW), Kao; Shih-Chia (Taipei, TW), Wen; Xiaoqing (Sunnyvale, CA), Lin; Shyh-Horng (Taipei, TW), Wang; Hsin-P (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Computer-aided design system to automate scan synthesis at register-transfer level
Patent Number: 6,957,403

Inventors: Wang; Minsheng (Irvine, CA)
Title: Error feedback structure for delta-sigma modulators with improved stability
Patent Number: 6,956,513

Inventors: Wang; Qi (Littleton, CO), Stradins; Paul (Golden, CO), Teplin; Charles (Boulder, CO), Branz; Howard M. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Method for rapid, controllable growth and thickness, of epitaxial silicon films
Patent Number: 7,601,215

Inventors: Wang; Shuo (Blacksburg, VA), Lee; Fred C. (Blacksburg, VA)
Title: Common mode noise reduction using parasitic capacitance cancellation
Patent Number: 7,602,159

Inventors: Wang; Wen-Chou (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Package substrate with dual material build-up layers
Patent Number: 7,602,062

Inventors: Wang; Youmin (Brookfield, WI), Morozowich; Walter (Kalamazoo, MI)
Title: Pharmaceutical emulsions for retroviral protease inhibitors
Patent Number: 6,956,048

Inventors: Wantin; Gregory A. (St. Clair, MI)
Title: Inflatable curtain with passive pretensioner
Patent Number: 8,562,018

Inventors: Ward; Jason N. (Lee's Summit, MO), Tran; Tuan Q. (Olathe, KS), Reeves; Raymond Emilio (Olathe, KS)
Title: Providing notifications of wireless data consumption in a wireless communication device
Patent Number: 8,560,963

Inventors: Warren; Christina E. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Automated benchmarking of software performance
Patent Number: 7,603,257

Inventors: Washio; Nobuyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Grammar update system and method for speech recognition
Patent Number: 7,603,279

Inventors: Washiya; Koji (Odawara, JP), Koga; Tsutomu (Matsuda, JP), Minowa; Nobuyuki (Oi, JP)
Title: System and method for failure detection by a storage expander preceding an expander experiencing a failure
Patent Number: 8,560,878

Inventors: Wasilewski; Anthony J. (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Utilization of encrypted hard drive content by one DVR set-top box when recorded by another
Patent Number: 7,602,914

Inventors: Watanabe; Gaku (Tokyo, JP), Kondo; Kenichi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Fukushima; Nobuo (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Sekine; Masayoshi (Tokyo, JP), Sono; Koichi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Ishikawa; Motohiro (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Koide; Yuji (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Control system and units removably attachable to the same
Patent Number: 6,956,678

Inventors: Watanabe; Hidehiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Management system and method, and data processing apparatus
Patent Number: 6,956,934

Inventors: Watanabe; Ikuo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information processing method and information processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,603,026

Inventors: Watanabe; Shinya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image display device and image projector apparatus
Patent Number: 6,955,436

Inventors: Watase; Hiroyuki (Chiba, JP)
Title: Recording medium conveying device and image forming apparatus including the same
Patent Number: 6,955,349

Inventors: Watson; Alan K. (N.D.I. Perrot, CA), Abu-Dieyeh; Mohammed H. (Pierrefonds, CA)
Title: Methods of reducing weeds and kits therefor
Patent Number: 8,557,735

Inventors: Weaver; Craig A. (Boulder, CO), Zirkle; Ross (Longmont, CO), Metz; James G. (Longmont, CO)
Title: PUFA polyketide synthase systems and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,601,522

Inventors: Webler; William Earl (Escondido, CA)
Title: Intra-ventricular substance delivery catheter system
Patent Number: 6,955,657

Inventors: Webster; Elwood Ranck (Camarillo, CA)
Title: Self-deploying safety brace spring
Patent Number: 6,955,133

Inventors: Weiland; Reinhold (Neuberg, DE), Manhardt; Harald (Bruchkobel, DE), Lupton; David (Gelnhausen, DE)
Title: Electrode system with a current feedthrough through a ceramic component
Patent Number: 7,602,115

Inventors: Weissert; Robert (Nyon, CH), Wiesmueller; Karl-Heinz (Herrenberg, DE), De Graaf; Katrien L. (Nyon, CH)
Title: Allele and isotope-specific intervention on MHC class II molecules associated with autoimmune diseases by means of peptides
Patent Number: 8,557,959

Inventors: Weissman; Haim M. (Haifa, IL), Brillant; Avigdor (Haifa, IL), Sengupta; Susanta (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing jammer detection in a receiver
Patent Number: 8,559,865

Inventors: Wende; Lucien (Mosbach, DE)
Title: Folding box
Patent Number: 6,955,290

Inventors: Weng; Da Feng (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: High accuracy inductor peak current control scheme for switching power supply
Patent Number: 8,558,528

Inventors: Weng; Fu-Tien (Hsin-Chu, TW), Hsiao; Yu-Kung (Taoyuan, TW), Hsu; Hung-Jen (Taoyuan, TW), Dai; Yi-Ming (Hsin-Chu, TW), Kuo; Chin-Chen (Taipei, TW), Tseng; Te-Fu (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Color filter with resist material in scribe lines
Patent Number: 6,956,253

Inventors: Weng; Lin-Song (Chu-Pei, TW)
Title: Adjustable lighting system for fluorescent lamp and sensing apparatus of the adjustable lighting system
Patent Number: 8,558,467

Inventors: Wernsmann; Thomas (Harsewinkel, DE), Bueddefeld; Thomas (Bad Wildungen, DE)
Title: Inclined conveyor of an agricultural harvesting machine
Patent Number: 7,600,362

Inventors: West; Phillip B. (Idaho Falls, ID)
Title: Mono-Crutch for lower leg disability
Patent Number: 7,600,524

Inventors: Westfall; Ray L. (Delhi, CA)
Title: Cooking implement with handle storage feature
Patent Number: 6,957,492

Inventors: Wheelock; Glenn (San Jose, CA), Stonas; Bernhard (Hayward, CA)
Title: Expandable liquid volume in an LED bulb
Patent Number: 8,562,185

Inventors: White; Andre M. (Stone Mountain, GA)
Title: Personal baggage identification system
Patent Number: 7,600,787

Inventors: White; James David (Philomath, OR), Carter; Rich Garrett (Oxford, MS), Sundermann; Kurt Frederick (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Method for synthesizing epothilones and epothilone analogs
Patent Number: 6,958,401

Inventors: White; Kenneth G. (Lebanon, OR)
Title: Dobro capo
Patent Number: 6,958,439

Inventors: Whitehouse; Craig M. (Branford, CT), Sansone; Michael (Hamden, CT), Catalano; Clement (Clinton, CT)
Title: Configuration of an atmospheric pressure ion source
Patent Number: 7,601,951

Inventors: Wieting; Robert D. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Zinc oxide film method and structure for cigs cell
Patent Number: 8,557,625

Inventors: Wilkerson; Christopher B. (Portland, OR)
Title: Runahead allocation protection (RAP)
Patent Number: 6,957,304

Inventors: Will; Patrick (Rennes, FR), Horr; Olivier (Rennes, FR)
Title: Control device, smart card reading activation device and associated products
Patent Number: 8,561,120

Inventors: Williams; Carnet (Honolulu, HI), Lagon; Olin (Honolulu, HI), Hughes; Kevin (Honolulu, HI)
Title: Method and system for authenticating a widget
Patent Number: 8,560,840

Inventors: Williams; Jeffrey R. (Davenport, IA), Ropp; Dale (Buda, IL)
Title: Vehicle seating apparatus
Patent Number: 6,957,853

Inventors: Williams; Raymond Billy (Sterling, MA), Chow; Wingming Oliver (Acton, MA), Cerrone; Robert Alan (Westford, MA), Hultgren; Kenneth John (Leominster, MA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for operating steam turbines
Patent Number: 7,600,526

Inventors: Wilson; Gregory M. (Chesterfield, MO), Rossi; Jon A. (Mountainview, CA), Yang; Charles C. (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: Epitaxial silicon wafer with intrinsic gettering and a method for the preparation thereof
Patent Number: 6,958,092

Inventors: Wilson; Michael (Alexandria, VA), Giallorenzi; Thomas G (Springfield, VA)
Title: Micro-spectral sensor
Patent Number: 8,559,011

Inventors: Win-Haw; Chen (Taipei, TW), Mao-Ching; Lin (Taipei, TW)
Title: Heat-dissipating device
Patent Number: 6,957,692

Inventors: Winter; Marco (Hannover, DE), Gandolph; Dirk (Ronnenberg, DE), Hoerentrup; Jobst (Wennigsen, DE), Ostermann; Ralf (Hannover, DE), Schewzow; Andrej (Hannover, DE)
Title: Method for generating a set of machine-interpretable instructions for presenting media content to a user
Patent Number: 8,561,039

Inventors: Witherell; Timothy Michael (Gastonia, NC), Young; Julian Thomas (Zebulon, NC), Page; Christopher Dean (Nashville, NC), Sobran; Ivan (Raleigh, NC), Henderson; Randal Lee (Zebulon, NC)
Title: Stepped-edge and side-support members, assemblies, systems, and related methods, particularly for bedding and seating
Patent Number: 8,561,236

Inventors: Wolfner; Mariana F. (Ithaca, NY), Lung; Oliver (Ithaca, NY), Tram; Khanh-Uyen (Ithaca, NY)
Title: Genes for male accessory gland proteins in Drosophila melanogaster
Patent Number: 6,955,897

Inventors: Womack; Gary Bernard (Hopewell, NJ), Fuller; Robert Langley (Asbury, NJ), Verhovnik; Glenn Paul Johannes (Chene-Bougeries, CH), Pinel; Nathalie (Neydens, FR), Lateulere; Magali (Nyon, CH), Buy; Marie (Annemasse, FR)
Title: Divinyl ether derivatives capable of releasing active aldehydes and ketones and methods of use for perfuming surfaces
Patent Number: 8,557,262

Inventors: Wong; Gabriel K. (Honolulu, HI), Tui; Po S. (Honolulu, HI)
Title: Communication system with connections made using randomly generated information and variable frame boundaries
Patent Number: 8,559,404

Inventors: Wong; Kenneth Daryl (Folsom, CA), Bell; Sean L. (Folsom, CA)
Title: Method of interconnecting a circuit board to a substrate
Patent Number: 6,954,987

Inventors: Wong; Man Shing (Kowloon, HK), Schwartz; Daniel B. (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: Wireless receiver for removing direct current offset component
Patent Number: 7,602,861

Inventors: Woo; Kyoungja (Seoul, KR), Koo; Dong Hyun (Jeollabuk-do, KR)
Title: Method of preparing single nanoparticle containing organic-inorganic composite material
Patent Number: 7,601,391

Inventors: Woodard; Brian (Chicago, IL), Holverson; Erik (Naperville, IL), deBeers; James (River Forest, IL), Sun; Benjamin K. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: System and method for securing a gas delivery mask onto a subject's head
Patent Number: 7,600,514

Inventors: Woodin; Richard L. (Austin, TX), Seng; William F. (Austin, TX)
Title: Uniform contact
Patent Number: 6,955,978

Inventors: Woodward; David F. (Lake Forest, CA), Krauss; Achim H. (Foothill Ranch, CA), Burk; Robert M. (Laguna Beach, CA), Holoboski; Mark (Laguna Niguel, CA), Posner; Mari F. (Laguna Niguel, CA)
Title: EP4 agonists as agents for lowering intraocular pressure
Patent Number: 6,956,057

Inventors: Woodward; William S. (Green Bay, WI)
Title: Adjustable mounting for stub idler apparatus
Patent Number: 6,955,257

Inventors: Wright; Timothy James (Reading, GB)
Title: User authentication in a mobile communications network
Patent Number: 6,957,061

Inventors: Wu; Feng (Beijing, CN), Li; Shipeng (Princeton, NJ), Zhang; Ya-Qin (West Windsor, NJ)
Title: System and method for robust video coding using progressive fine-granularity scalable (PFGS) coding
Patent Number: 6,956,972

Inventors: Wu; Jeng-shyong (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Multiplex wire connector unit
Patent Number: 6,957,971

Inventors: Wu; Jerry (Irvine, CA)
Title: Electronic module with improved latch mechanism
Patent Number: 8,562,373

Inventors: Wu; Jerry (Irvine, CA)
Title: Plug connector with improved cable arrangement and having retaining arrangement securely retaining mating substrate therein
Patent Number: 7,601,010

Inventors: Wu; Shien-Yang (Hsin-Chu, TW), Chen; Shi-Bai (Tai-Chung, TW)
Title: Diode junction poly fuse
Patent Number: 6,956,277

Inventors: Wu; Shiquan (Nepean, CA), Yee; Jung (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for location positioning within radio access systems
Patent Number: 8,559,982

Inventors: Wu; Yider (Campbell, CA), Ahmed; Shibly S. (San Jose, CA), Wang; Haihong (Milpitas, CA), Yu; Bin (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Non-volatile memory device
Patent Number: 6,958,512

Inventors: Wunderer; Bernd (Munchen, DE)
Title: Illuminating device for linearly illuminating a flat object
Patent Number: 7,600,898

Inventors: Wuppermann; Bernd (Pacifica, CA)
Title: Multi-device system and method for controlling voltage peaking of an output signal transmitted between integrated circuit devices
Patent Number: 6,956,402

Inventors: Wyatt; Phil (Highland Park, IL)
Title: Method and system for creating a website for a healthcare provider
Patent Number: 6,957,218

Inventors: Wylie; Ian (Greenwich, NJ)
Title: Semiconductor device having at least one source/drain region formed on an isolation region and a method of manufacture therefor
Patent Number: 6,958,518

Inventors: Xiong; Jinjun (White Plains, NY), Zolotov; Vladimir (Putnam Valley, NY)
Title: Optimal chip acceptance criterion and its applications
Patent Number: 8,560,980

Inventors: Xu; Fang (Newton, MA)
Title: Efficient switching architecture with reduced stub lengths
Patent Number: 6,958,598

Inventors: Xuan; Rong (Hsinchu Hsien, TW), Huang; Yao-Lin (Hsinchu, TW), Yu; Yu-Chen (Hsinchu, TW), Chu; Yen (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Semiconductor laser device having an insulation region
Patent Number: 7,602,831

Inventors: Yabe; Toshikazu (Kanagawa, JP), Kato; Soichiro (Gunma, JP), Yamaguchi; Hiroki (Saitama, JP), Momono; Tatsunobu (Kanagawa, JP), Sahara; Juntaro (Kanagawa, JP), Aramaki; Hirotoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Linear-motion device and ball screw
Patent Number: 6,955,468

Inventors: Yadav-Ranjan; Rani K. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Process and device for conducting electronic transactions
Patent Number: 7,603,311

Inventors: Yajima; Toshihiro (Mobara, JP), Nishiyama; Seiichi (Mobara, JP), Takaku; Shigetake (Mobara, JP), Takeda; Yoshiharu (Mobara, JP), Mikoshiba; Shigeo (Tokyo, JP), Shiga; Tomokazu (Kawasaki, JP), Hashimoto; Koji (Kawasaki, JP), Baba; Yusuke (Fuchu, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device having an improved backlight
Patent Number: 6,956,556

Inventors: Yamada; Jiro (Kanagawa, JP), Asai; Nobutoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Tamura; Shinichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Display device and display unit using the same
Patent Number: 7,602,117

Inventors: Yamada; Kazuhiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus of image signal processing
Patent Number: 7,602,357

Inventors: Yamada; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Nobuyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Tamura; Masahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Saitoh; Hiromoto (Kanagawa, JP), Nagasako; Shuuya (Tokyo, JP), Okada; Hiroki (Kanagawa, JP), Iida; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP), Andoh; Akihito (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Sheet finisher with two processing trays
Patent Number: 6,957,810

Inventors: Yamada; Rui (Kanagawa, JP), Ohki; Mitsuharu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Imaging data processing method, imaging data processing device, and computer program
Patent Number: 7,602,969

Inventors: Yamada; Shigeo (Sodegaura, JP), Ooashi; Tatsuya (Toride, JP)
Title: Transparent conductive film having FTO/ITO laminate
Patent Number: 8,557,404

Inventors: Yamada; Tatsuya (Tokyo, JP), Murata; Kiyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Test apparatus and electronic device
Patent Number: 7,603,604

Inventors: Yamada; Toyohisa (Kariya, JP), Usami; Shinji (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Starter having helical ventilation groove in tube
Patent Number: 6,957,594

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Naohiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information processing method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,602,979

Inventors: Yamamoto; Masakazu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Card edge connector jig and card edge connector connection mechanism
Patent Number: 6,955,551

Inventors: Yamamoto; Tamotsu (Hyogo, JP), Nishiono; Hiroaki (Osaka, JP), Hayama; Noritaka (Osaka, JP), Inoue; Hiroto (Kyoto, JP), Kataoka; Kenji (Osaka, JP)
Title: Magnetic detector and input device using the same
Patent Number: 8,558,542

Inventors: Yamamoto; Yasutomo (Sagamihara, JP), Eguchi; Yoshiaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Fault recovery method in a system having a plurality of storage system
Patent Number: 7,603,583

Inventors: Yamashita; Shunichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Touch panel inspection device
Patent Number: 6,956,563

Inventors: Yamashita; Tsugumaru (Ritto, JP), Fujimura; Noritaka (Ritto, JP), Hirao; Kenichiro (Ritto, JP)
Title: Work line module and work facility
Patent Number: 8,561,290

Inventors: Yamashita; Yutaka (Anjo, JP), Suzuki; Kenichi (Nishikamo-gun, JP), Abe; Masahiko (Chiryu, JP)
Title: Radial plunger pump and method for manufacturing pump housing
Patent Number: 7,600,983

Inventors: Yamauchi; Naofumi (Chiba-shi, Chiba 261-8507, JP)
Title: Screen and image projection system
Patent Number: 7,602,549

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Mitsuki; Toru (Kanagawa, JP), Kasahara; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP), Asami; Taketomi (Kanagawa, JP), Takano; Tamae (Kanagawa, JP), Shichi; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kokubo; Chiho (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 6,956,235

Inventors: Yamka; Ryan Michael (Topeka, KS), Friesen; Kim Gene (Carthage, IN)
Title: Compositions and methods for promoting fat loss
Patent Number: 8,557,869

Inventors: Yanagita; Teruyoshi (Saga, JP), Ishimaru; Kanji (Saga, JP), Tanaka; Takashi (Nagasaki, JP), Koba; Kazunori (Nagasaki, JP), Miyazaki; Hitoshi (Tsukuba, JP), Aoki; Naohito (Ichinomiya, JP), Kawamura; Denbei (Fukuroi, JP)
Title: Polyphenol derivative and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 8,558,016

Inventors: Yanase; Naoko (Tokyo, JP), Masuko; Shingo (Kanagawa, JP), Yasumoto; Takaaki (Kanagawa, JP), Ohara; Ryoichi (Tokyo, JP), Kakiuchi; Yorito (Kanagawa, JP), Noda; Takao (Kanagawa, JP), Sano; Kenya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,558,244

Inventors: Yang; Chia-hao (Douliou, TW), Liu; Chia-jung (Banciao, TW)
Title: Apparatus and method of switching intervals
Patent Number: 7,603,095

Inventors: Yang; Chin-Tien (Hsin-Chu, TW), Lin; Mu-Yi (Hsin-Chu, TW), Tseng; Yu-Wei (Hsin-Chu, TW), Ca; Min (Hsin-Chu, TW), Lee; Yu-Hua (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Multilayered dual bit memory device with improved write/erase characteristics and method of manufacturing
Patent Number: 6,956,254

Inventors: Yang; Dong Yol (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Hyo Chan (Jeonju-si, KR), Lee; Sang Ho (Daejeon, KR), Park; Seung Kyo (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Variable lamination rapid prototyping apparatus for producing large scale 3-dimensional object
Patent Number: 7,600,547

Inventors: Yang; Fang Lin (Chinsuei Town, Taichung Hsien 43653, TW)
Title: Wire attachment device for vehicle
Patent Number: 7,600,722

Inventors: Yang; Hongwu (Dalian, CN)
Title: Passive heat radiator and streetlight heat radiating device
Patent Number: 8,562,178

Inventors: Yang; Tahua (Woodridge, IL), Haapala; Keith Alan (Bristol, WI), Dewart; Mark Allen (Lake Bluff, IL), Nogosek; Joseph Herbert (Ashland, OH)
Title: Closure for container
Patent Number: 8,557,359

Inventors: Yang; Tai-Her (Si-Hu Town, Dzan-Hwa, TW)
Title: Flow-forced generator with turbo-charging deflection hood
Patent Number: 6,955,521

Inventors: Yang; Won-Choul (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Device and method for adjusting distance between magnetic head and data storage medium
Patent Number: 7,602,573

Inventors: Yano; Hitoshi (Osaka, JP), Onishi; Katsuhiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Position detection apparatus, image taking apparatus and position detection method
Patent Number: 8,558,721

Inventors: Yano; Mutsumi (Hirakata, JP), Takatani; Kazuhiro (Takatsuki, JP), Kimoto; Mamoru (Hirakata, JP)
Title: Solid electrolytic capacitor and a fabrication method therefor
Patent Number: 6,956,732

Inventors: Yao; Jing James (Mississauga, CA), Campbell; Paul (Troutville, VA), Dell, II; William H. (Fort Loudon, PA), Wolfer; Dale R. (Salem, VA), Plunkett; Timothy J. (Roanoke, VA)
Title: Foot valve assembly for a down hole drill
Patent Number: 8,561,730

Inventors: Yasuda; Hirofumi (Yokosuka, JP), Suga; Katsuo (Yokohama, JP), Nakamura; Masanori (Yokosuka, JP), Wakamatsu; Hironori (Yokohama, JP), Shiratori; Kazuyuki (Yokohama, JP), Sekiba; Toru (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Catalyst powder, exhaust gas purifying catalyst, and method of producing the catalyst powder
Patent Number: 7,601,670

Inventors: Yasuda; Hiroshi (Minato-ku, JP), Domitrovichi; Orlov Varely (Kharkov, UA)
Title: Method of manufacturing 3,3',4,4'-tetraaminobiphenyl
Patent Number: 7,601,873

Inventors: Yasuda; Naoki (Yokohama, JP), Matsushita; Daisuke (Hiratsuka, JP), Muraoka; Koichi (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 8,559,216

Inventors: Yasuma; Tsuneo (Osaka, JP), Takakura; Nobuyuki (Osaka, JP), Miyamoto; Yasufumi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Fused ring compound and use thereof
Patent Number: 8,557,805

Inventors: Yasuna; Kei (Kanagawa, JP), Hashimoto; Minoru (Kanagawa, JP), Suthasun; Thambirajah (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for positioning a magnetic-recording head
Patent Number: 8,559,126

Inventors: Ye; Chao (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method and apparatus for automatically protecting a computer against a harmful program
Patent Number: 8,561,192

Inventors: Yen; Chen-Yu (Phoenix, MD)
Title: In-situ process for detoxifying hexavalent chromium in soil and groundwater
Patent Number: 6,955,501

Inventors: Yinko, Jr.; Richard H. (Sheboygan, WI), Buley; Gloria (Shokan, NY)
Title: Mirror for improved visibility of danger zone area on right side of school buses
Patent Number: 8,562,156

Inventors: Yip; Man Pak (Sunnyvale, CA), Doraiswami; Vijayaraghavan (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Bandwidth management and connection admission control in a network
Patent Number: 6,956,849

Inventors: Yoda; Akira (Kaisei-machi, JP)
Title: Information conveyance system and printing medium having IC chips
Patent Number: 7,602,519

Inventors: Yoder; Jaime (Goshen, IN)
Title: Wireless alarm intercom system
Patent Number: 8,558,706

Inventors: Yokobori; Jun (Sagamihara, JP), Ushio; Masaru (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, image forming system and program for image forming
Patent Number: 7,603,072

Inventors: Yokoyama; Natsuki (Mitaka, JP), Kawamoto; Yoshifumi (Kanagawa, JP), Murakami; Eiichi (Tokorozawa, JP), Uchida; Fumihiko (Hachioji, JP), Mizuishi; Kenichi (Hachioji, JP), Kawamura; Yoshio (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Fabrication system and fabrication method
Patent Number: 7,603,194

Inventors: Yonekawa; Toshihiro (Otawara, JP), Notomi; Tsugunori (Otawara, JP), Kanda; Hidetoshi (Otawara, JP), Hosaka; Norimitsu (Otawara, JP)
Title: Method of nucleic acid amplification and measuring reagent and reagent kit therefor
Patent Number: 8,557,523

Inventors: Yoon; Suk-ho (Seoul, KR), Sone; Cheol-soo (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Nitride semiconductor light-emitting device having high light efficiency and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,558,263

Inventors: Yoshida; Koji (Numazu, JP)
Title: Vehicle framework member
Patent Number: 8,562,068

Inventors: Yoshigi; Hiroshi (Hinode, JP), Ookawa; Takehiro (Tachikawa, JP), Oonishi; Tadashi (Musashimurayama, JP), Watanabe; Kazuki (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Dual interface IC card
Patent Number: 6,955,300

Inventors: Yoshihara; Kousuke (Kikuchi-gun, JP), Terashita; Yuichi (Kikuchi-gun, JP), Shizukuishi; Momoko (Tokyo, JP), Ookouchi; Atsushi (Kikuchi-gun, JP), Kyouda; Hideharu (Kukuchi-gun, JP)
Title: Heat processing apparatus and heat processing method
Patent Number: 7,601,933

Inventors: Yoshikawa; Rei (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device, method of manufacturing the same, and electronic device
Patent Number: 7,602,273

Inventors: Yoshikawa; Ryoji (Yokohama, JP), Watanabe; Hidehiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Reference data generating method, pattern defect checking apparatus, pattern defect checking method, reference data generating program, and semiconductor device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,602,961

Inventors: Yoshizawa; Koudai (Yokosuka, JP), Iiyama; Akihiro (Zushi, JP), Higashi; Shugo (Yokoama, JP), Hagans; Patrick L. (Columbia, CT)
Title: Fuel cell system, and method of protecting a fuel cell from freezing
Patent Number: 6,955,861

Inventors: You; Cheoi Woo (Seoul, KR), Seol; Jee Woong (Seoul, KR), Kang; Young Hwan (Seoul, KR)
Title: Transmission rate matching apparatus and method for next generation mobile communication system
Patent Number: 6,956,909

Inventors: Yu; Xijie (Orono, ME), Hock; Janet M. (Bangor, ME)
Title: Micro RNA (MiRNA) and neurofibromatosis type 1: a role in diagnosis and therapy
Patent Number: 8,557,786

Inventors: Yuan; Chao (Plainsboro, NJ)
Title: Robust filtering and prediction using switching models for machine condition monitoring
Patent Number: 8,560,492

Inventors: Yule; Jim (St. Paul, Alberta, CA)
Title: Corrosion-inhibited system and method for providing a utility service to a plurality of consumers
Patent Number: 6,955,746

Inventors: Yun; Jong Yun (Cupertino, CA), Lee; Hae Jung (Santa Clara, CA), Bovatsek; Ken (San Jose, CA), Dang; Kieu Lien (Freemont, CA)
Title: Flexible BPI and TPI selection in disk drives
Patent Number: 6,956,710

Inventors: Yusa; Atsushi (Ibaraki, JP), Hori; Teruo (Fukui, JP)
Title: Injection molding method with surface modification
Patent Number: 6,955,781

Inventors: Yuyama; Hiroyuki (Toyonaka, JP), Shimizu; Hirohisa (Toyonaka, JP), Shimizu, legal representative; Nobuyuki (Minoo, JP)
Title: Medicine packing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,603,197

Inventors: Zadno-Azizi; Gholam-Reza (Fremont, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for drug delivery to an intravascular occlusion
Patent Number: 6,958,059

Inventors: Zajac; Edward J (Honolulu, HI), Goris; Robert (Kanoehe, HI)
Title: Cyphometry consisting of ciferglifs, chaotiglyphs and word auras
Patent Number: 8,559,624

Inventors: Zakel; Elke (Falkensee, DE), Azdasht; Ghassem (Berlin, DE)
Title: Method for producing a substrate arrangement
Patent Number: 6,955,943

Inventors: Zanella; Guy (Cognin, FR), Dufayard; Gilbert (Bourget du Lac, FR)
Title: Hollow composite products and method for making same
Patent Number: 6,955,784

Inventors: Zarudniev; Mykhailo (Kiev, UA), Colinet; Eric (Bois-Guillaume, FR), Villard; Patrick (La Tronche, FR)
Title: Oscillating circuit with giant magnetoresistance effect junctions
Patent Number: 8,558,623

Inventors: Zeck; Norman W. (Webster, NY), Crean; Peter A. (Penfield, NY)
Title: Methods and systems for providing halftone screens
Patent Number: 6,956,676

Inventors: Zeng; Yousheng (Plano, TX)
Title: Comprehensive particulate matter measurement system and method for using the same
Patent Number: 7,600,441

Inventors: Zhang; George Mohan (Tanglang, Xili, Nanshan, Shenzhen, CN), Chen; Huajin (Tanglang, Xili, Nanshan, Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Relay switch for toaster
Patent Number: 7,600,468

Inventors: Zhang; Jie (Salt Lake City, UT), Hull; Wade (Taylorsville, UT), Rigby; Larry (Salt Lake City, UT), Stanley; Theodore (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Methods and apparatus for using controlled heat to regulate transdermal and controlled release delivery of fentanyl, other analgesics, and other medical substances
Patent Number: 6,955,819

Inventors: Zhang; Qifeng (Seattle, WA), Cao; Guozhong (Seattle, WA)
Title: Dye-sensitized solar cell employing zinc oxide aggregates grown in the presence of lithium
Patent Number: 8,558,107

Inventors: Zhang; Wanfeng (Palo Alto, CA), Choi; Jinho (Cupertino, CA), Park; Yangsoo (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for dimming
Patent Number: 8,558,474

Inventors: Zhang; Xuejun (San Diego, CA), Zhou; Jianjun (San Diego, CA)
Title: General-purpose wideband amplifier
Patent Number: 7,602,246

Inventors: Zhao; Bao-Gang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Electronic device with speaker
Patent Number: 8,561,755

Inventors: Zhao; Hong (Edison, NJ), Rubio; Belen (Somerset, NJ)
Title: Methods of preparing polymers having terminal amine groups using protected amine salts
Patent Number: 7,601,798

Inventors: Zhao; Shuhai (Yuncheng, Shanxi 044000, CN)
Title: Cleaning rings for insulator driven by wind
Patent Number: 6,957,471

Inventors: Zhong; Lizhi (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Adaptation of delay line feedback equalizer
Patent Number: 8,559,497

Inventors: Zhou; Hai-Qing (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Fixing apparatus for battery
Patent Number: 8,562,036

Inventors: Zhou; Xin (Brookfield, WI), Little; Michael T. (Milwaukee, WI), Kinsella; James (Pleasant View, TN), Wieloch; Chris (Brookfield, WI), Hetzmannseder; Engelbert (Glendale, WI)
Title: Method and apparatus to control modular asynchronous contactors
Patent Number: 6,956,728

Inventors: Zhou; Zhenhua (Lawrenceville, NJ), Wu; Zhihua (Lawrenceville, NJ), Zhang; Cheng (Lawrenceville, NJ), Zhou; Bing (Cranbury, NJ)
Title: Methods for manufacturing bi-metallic catalysts having a controlled crystal face exposure
Patent Number: 7,601,668

Inventors: Zhu; Wenjuan (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Graphene-based non-volatile memory
Patent Number: 8,557,686

Inventors: Zhu; Xiaochun (Pittsburgh, PA), Zhu; Jian-Gang (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Magnetic memory element and memory device including same
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Owner: PlayStar, Inc.
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Owner: PPS Company Incorporated
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Owner: PRL USA Holdings, Inc.
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Owner: Revlon Consumer Products Corporation
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Owner: Selfworx.com LLC
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Owner: SHIONOGI INC.
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Owner: SJX HOME & OUTDOORS, LLC
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Owner: TAIPEI LEATHER CO., LTD.
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Owner: Target Brands, Inc.
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Owner: TCGO HOLDINGS, INC.
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Owner: TECHTRONIC OUTDOOR PRODUCTS TECHNOLOGY LIMITED
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Owner: Telecommications Research Associates, LLC
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Owner: Teleservices, Inc.
Serial Number: 78697879

Owner: Terry, Bruce
Serial Number: 78452376

Owner: The Angus Advantage, LLC
Serial Number: 78587375

Owner: The Beauty Market, LTD.
Serial Number: 78664469

Owner: The Foundation for the Encouragement & Preservation of Family Values, LLC
Serial Number: 78560120

Owner: The Tiny Miracles Foundation, Inc.
Serial Number: 78616685

Owner: THERMACUT, INC.
Serial Number: 78520753

Owner: THERMO FISHER SCIENTIFIC (ASHEVILLE) LLC
Serial Number: 76357661

Owner: THURMOND, MICHAEL
Serial Number: 78765956

Owner: Tong, ShuLei S.
Serial Number: 78838710

Owner: topLingo, Inc.
Serial Number: 78733796

Owner: TOTAL GYM GLOBAL CORP.
Serial Number: 78845887

Owner: TOTIS OF TEXAS, LLC
Serial Number: 78906391

Owner: TREASURY WINE ESTATES AMERICAS COMPANY
Serial Number: 78788058

Owner: Trek Bicycle Corporation
Serial Number: 77015407

Owner: Trek Bicycle Corporation
Serial Number: 77015439

Owner: Tristan Kim
Serial Number: 78898997

Owner: TruAssure Insurance Company
Serial Number: 78587673

Owner: True Value Company
Serial Number: 78734524

Owner: Turtle Wax, Inc.
Serial Number: 78709350

Owner: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Serial Number: 78516181

Owner: UK Advertising, Inc.
Serial Number: 78794330

Owner: UN Communications, Inc.
Serial Number: 78899384

Owner: United Methodist Communications
Serial Number: 78756246

Owner: United Methodist Communications
Serial Number: 78756470

Owner: Venus Fashion Inc
Serial Number: 78893348

Owner: Veterinary Pet Insurance Company
Serial Number: 78877078

Owner: VHS OF MICHIGAN, INC.
Serial Number: 78601979

Owner: Vicini, John V.
Serial Number: 76605505

Owner: VINTAGE WINE ESTATES, INC.
Serial Number: 78832161

Owner: Wachowska, Lidia
Serial Number: 78725217

Owner: Watts Regulator Co.
Serial Number: 78805560

Owner: WEB STUDIOS, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 76654100

Owner: Weingut Weinkellerie J. Hofstatter GmbH / s.r.l.
Serial Number: 78892481

Owner: WET SEAL IP HOLDINGS, LLC
Serial Number: 78862810

Owner: Wharf to Wharf Race
Serial Number: 78893843

Owner: Wheelabrator Group, Inc.
Serial Number: 76416888

Owner: Woodcraft Industries, Inc.
Serial Number: 78597781

Owner: World Healing Alliance, Ltd.
Serial Number: 78862037

Owner: XANEDU PUBLISHING, INC.
Serial Number: 78751378

Owner: Xhumba, Nikollaq
Serial Number: 78829837

Owner: Zhone Technologies, Inc.
Serial Number: 78279513