Sunday, December 24 2017


Weekly Report

Expired Patents

Inventors: Aalto; Mika (Ratingen, DE), Lakso; Marja (Espoo, FI), Nyman; Kai (Espoo, FI)
Title: Internet/intranet access mechanism
Patent Number: 7,606,907

Inventors: Aarnio; Ari (Espoo, FI), Paqvalen; Kenneth (Helsinki, FI), Muhonen; Ahti (Hirvihaara, FI), Vainio; Antti-Pentti (Espoo, FI), Hannikainen; Ari (Lempaala, FI)
Title: System, and associated terminal, method and computer program product for forwarding content and providing digital rights management of the same
Patent Number: 7,606,559

Inventors: Abe; Nobuaki (Saitama, JP), Abe; Tetsuya (Hokkaido, JP)
Title: Arbitrary-shape image-processing device and arbitrary-shape image-reproducing device
Patent Number: 6,959,113

Inventors: Abecassis; David (Huntington, NY)
Title: Method of compatibilizing non polymer solid fillers in polymeric materials and compositions therefrom
Patent Number: 7,605,206

Inventors: Abram; Richard Anthony (West Midlands, GB)
Title: Docking station
Patent Number: 7,606,025

Inventors: Abrams; Zachary W. (Durham, NC), Marum; Matthew G. (Cary, NC), Ross; Pamela S. (Raleigh, NC), Speicher; Steven K. (Holly Springs, NC)
Title: Selectively organizing a recipient list based on external group data
Patent Number: 8,566,319

Inventors: Abreo; Melwyn (Jamul, CA), Harvey; Daniel F. (San Diego, CA), Gschwend; Heinz W. (Santa Rosa, CA), Li; Wenbao (San Diego, CA), Tu; Chi (San Diego, CA), Kamboj; Rajender (Burnaby, CA), Winther; Michael D. (Vancouver, CA), Kodumuru; Vishnumurthy (Burnaby, CA), Hudson; Cindy J. (Buena Park, CA), Kondratenko; Mikhail A. (San Diego, CA), Liu; Shifeng (Port Coquitlam, CA), Raina; Vandna (Vancouver, CA), Sviridov; Serguei (Burnaby, CA), Zhang; Zaihui (Vancouver, CA), Bagherzadeh; Mehran Seid (North Vancouver, CA), Sun; Shaoyi (Vancouver, CA)
Title: Pyridyl derivatives and their use as therapeutic agents
Patent Number: 7,605,161

Inventors: Acharya; Tinku (Tempe, AZ), Tsai; Ping-Sing (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: Method of inverse quantized signal samples of an image during image decompression
Patent Number: 6,961,472

Inventors: Acosta; John (Shreveport, LA)
Title: Medical access shirt
Patent Number: 8,566,964

Inventors: Adachi; Kaoru (Asaka, JP)
Title: Integrated circuit and method of controlling same
Patent Number: 6,959,357

Inventors: Adams; Mark L. (Sandy, UT), Dang; Kim (Newton, MA)
Title: Medical catheter assembly including a balloon bolster
Patent Number: 8,562,560

Inventors: Admon; Itay (Tel-Aviv, IL)
Title: Detector in parallel with a logic component
Patent Number: 7,606,848

Inventors: Agassi; Yehoshua Dan (Silver Spring, MD)
Title: Strips for imparting low nonlinearity to high temperature superconductor microwave filters
Patent Number: 6,961,597

Inventors: Ahn; Kie Y (Chappaqua, NY), Forbes; Leonard (San Diego, CA)
Title: Barrier-metal-free copper damascene technology using atomic hydrogen enhanced reflow
Patent Number: 7,605,468

Inventors: Akahori; Hiroji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Clock regenerator for use in demodulating digital modulated signals
Patent Number: 6,959,051

Inventors: Akama; Junichi (Shinagawa, JP), Kumamoto; Tadashi (Shinagawa, JP), Kondo; Takahiro (Shinagawa, JP), Tanaka; Yoko (Shinagawa, JP), Kobayashi; Mitsuru (Shinagawa, JP)
Title: High speed transmission connector
Patent Number: 7,604,510

Inventors: Akino; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ribbon microphone unit with symmetrical signal paths
Patent Number: 8,565,453

Inventors: Akiyama; Tsutomu (Tokyo, JP), Kodama; Tamotsu (Tokyo, JP), Nishi; Masataka (Tokyo, JP), Okamoto; Hiroshige (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Absorbent composite material and bodily fluid-absorbing article comprising water-absorbent resin particles having specific surface strength
Patent Number: 8,563,127

Inventors: Akutsu; Eiichi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Ohtsu; Shigemi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Shimizu; Keishi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Yatsuda; Kazutoshi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Process for producing polymer optical waveguide
Patent Number: 7,604,758

Inventors: Akutsu; Masahiko (Tochigi, JP), Fujine; Toshiyuki (Tochigi, JP), Yoshii; Takashi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device, signal processing unit for use in liquid crystal display device, program and storage medium thereof, and liquid crystal display control method
Patent Number: 7,605,787

Inventors: Al-Jafar; Ahmad I. S. I. (Al-Quran, KW)
Title: Blind spot monitoring system
Patent Number: 8,564,425

Inventors: Al-Rasheed; Hafeth A. (Bayan, KW)
Title: Portable hygenic ice chest for medical supplies or the like
Patent Number: 8,567,211

Inventors: Aldrich; Bradley C. (Austin, TX), Hartin; Thomas (Austin, TX), George; Adam (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for noise management for color data synthesis in digital image and video capture systems
Patent Number: 8,564,680

Inventors: Allen; Jeffrey (Attleborough, GB)
Title: Valve operating mechanism
Patent Number: 7,603,971

Inventors: Allen; Stephen M. (Wilmington, DE), Hitz; William D. (Wilmington, DE), Rafalski; J. Antoni (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Nucleic acid molecules encoding a wheat sucrose transporter
Patent Number: 7,605,247

Inventors: Allner; Ralf (Esslingen, DE), Biber; Thomas (Aalen, DE)
Title: Device for balancing of a radial threaded spindle eccentricity of a spindle drive
Patent Number: 6,959,620

Inventors: Almes.ang.ker; Marieanne (Linkoping, SE), Nystrom; Bengt (Linkoping, SE)
Title: Computer device with a safety function
Patent Number: 6,959,402

Inventors: Altrichter; Ralf (Filderstadt, DE), Augenstein; Oliver (Weilim Schoenbuch, DE), Huetter; Stefan (Weilim Schoenbuch, DE), Oldengott; Hans-Ulrich (Jettingen, DE)
Title: Method and system for scheduling and controlling backups in a computer system
Patent Number: 8,566,285

Inventors: Alvarez; Jose Roberto (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Adaptive non-linear noise reduction techniques
Patent Number: 6,958,783

Inventors: Amanai; Takahiro (Sagaminara, JP)
Title: Imaging device
Patent Number: 6,961,187

Inventors: Amarakoon; Kiri B. (Pittsford, NY)
Title: Photoreceptor for highlight color printing machine
Patent Number: 6,959,161

Inventors: Ameen; Mohammad Mahbubul (Campbell, CA), Khan; Raquib Uddin (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Disk drive spindle motor having hydrodynamic bearing working surface with low friction layer formed on wear resistant layer
Patent Number: 6,961,213

Inventors: Ameen; Mohammad Mahbubul (Campbell, CA), Khan; Raquib Uddin (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Refinement of spindle motor bearing gap
Patent Number: 6,961,214

Inventors: Amling; Marc R. (Santa Barbara, CA), Chatenever; David (Santa Barbara, CA), Kennedy; Bruce L. (Santa Barbara, CA), Mirrer; Barry A. (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Unified electrical and illumination cable for endoscopic video imaging system
Patent Number: 6,960,161

Inventors: Amodeo; John C. (Des Moines, IA)
Title: Wire rack and grill lifting tool
Patent Number: 6,959,951

Inventors: Amsterdam; Jeffrey David (Marietta, GA), Hammer; Stephen Carl (Marietta, GA), Holladay; Christopher Eythan (Marietta, GA), O'Connell; Brian Marshall (RTP, NC)
Title: Video stream measurement method and system
Patent Number: 8,566,856

Inventors: Anderson; Christopher M. (Simi Valley, CA)
Title: Solar electrolysis power co-generation system
Patent Number: 7,605,326

Inventors: Anderson; Dale Howard (Tucson, AZ), Doatmas; Philip Matthew (Flagstaff, AZ), Groseclose; Michael Robert (Tuscon, AZ), Jennas, II; Paul Anthony (Tucson, AZ), Juarez; Larry (Tucson, AZ), McCain; Brian Sean (Mountain View, CA), Montgomery; David (Tucson, AZ), Peipelman; Jason Lee (Vail, AZ), Rhoades; Joshua Marshall (Tucson, AZ), Sorenson; Todd Charles (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Data migration methodology for use with arrays of powered-down storage devices
Patent Number: 8,566,540

Inventors: Anderson; Kaare J. (Farmington, MN), Miller; Mark S. (Apple Valley, MN), Renken; Christopher H. (Prior Lake, MN), Snyder; Brian L. (Jordan, MN), Socha, Sr.; David M. (Champlin, MN)
Title: Multi-sensor fire detector with reduced false alarm performance
Patent Number: 6,958,689

Inventors: Ando; Masamichi (Kyoto, JP), Wada; Takaya (Kyoto, JP), Komaki; Kunihiro (Nagaokakyo, JP)
Title: Multiple-mode dielectric resonator, dielectric filter, and communication device
Patent Number: 7,605,678

Inventors: Andreev; Alexandre (San Jose, CA), Nikitin; Andrey (Moscow, RU), Scepanovic; Ranko (Saratoga, CA), Vikhliantsev; Igor A. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for generating memory models and timing database
Patent Number: 8,566,769

Inventors: Antonelli; David Michael (Cardiff, GB)
Title: Metal hydrazide materials
Patent Number: 8,562,717

Inventors: Aoki; Masaki (Osaka, JP), Kawamura; Hiroyuki (Osaka, JP), Sugimoto; Kazuhiko (Kyoto, JP), Otani; Mitsuhiro (Osaka, JP), Hibino; Junichi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Plasma display apparatus, fluorescent material, and fluorescent material manufacturing method
Patent Number: 6,960,309

Inventors: Arai; Kazuhiko (Kanagawa, JP), Ichikawa; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP), Hara; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP), Tanaka; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Imoto; Yoshiya (Kanagawa, JP), Ishii; Akira (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method adapted to correct color unevenness
Patent Number: 7,605,949

Inventors: Archer; Charles J. (Rochester, MN), Blocksome; Michael A. (Rochester, MN), Ratterman; Joseph D. (Rochester, MN), Smith; Brian E. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Performing a scatterv operation on a hierarchical tree network optimized for collective operations
Patent Number: 8,565,089

Inventors: Archer; Charles J. (Rochester, MN), Blocksome; Michael A. (Rochester, MN), Ratterman; Joseph D. (Rochester, MN), Smith; Brian E. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Processing communications events in parallel active messaging interface by awakening thread from wait state
Patent Number: 8,566,841

Inventors: Armoundas; Antonis A. (Lincoln, MA), Cohen; Richard J. (Chestnut Hill, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for treatment of cardiac tachyarrhythmias
Patent Number: 8,565,876

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: 8,565,881

Inventors: Armstrong; William Joseph (Kasson, MN), Nayar; Naresh (Rochester, MN), Stamschror; Kevin Patrick (Wabasha, MN)
Title: Management of a concurrent use license in a logically-partitioned computer
Patent Number: 6,959,291

Inventors: Arnold; Todd W. (Charlotte, NC), Dames; Elizabeth A. (Concord, NC), Frehr; Carsten D. (Farum, DK), Kerr; Kenneth B. (New Paltz, NY), Kisley; Richard V. (Charlotte, NC), Kelly; Michael J. (Staatsburg, NY), Rossman; Eric D. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Smith; Eric B. (Concord, NC)
Title: Secure key management
Patent Number: 8,566,913

Inventors: Arp; Andreas (Nufringen, DE), Braun; Florian (Echterdingen, DE), Hutzl; Guenther (Sindelfingen, DE), Koch; Michael V. (Ehningen, DE), Ringe; Matthias (Tuebingen, DE)
Title: Automation of interconnect and routing customization
Patent Number: 8,566,771

Inventors: Arsenault; Robert G. (Redondo Beach, CA), Loner; Patrick J. (Torrance, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for in-line detection of satellite signal lock
Patent Number: 6,961,538

Inventors: Asai; Takahiro (Yokosuka, JP), Furuno; Tatsuo (Zushi, JP), Tanaka; Tetsu (Zushi, JP), Suda; Hirohito (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Repeating station, a communication apparatus, and a directivity control method
Patent Number: 7,606,531

Inventors: Asano; Hideo (Tokyo, JP), Laroia; Rakesh (Los Gatos, CA), Yamazaki; Takashi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Mitsuhashi; Roh (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling data read/write between a hard disk and a hard disk controller
Patent Number: 6,961,198

Inventors: Asano; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshikawa; Yasuo (Kanagawa, JP), Hoshino; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Higuchi; Hirokazu (Kyoto, JP), Nitta; Takayuki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Endoscopic duct cleaning tool
Patent Number: 8,566,995

Inventors: Ash; Kevin J. (Tucson, AZ), Ripberger; Richard A. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Techniques for managing data in a storage controller
Patent Number: 8,566,525

Inventors: Aslam; Nazish (Edinburgh, GB), Muir; Mark (Edinburgh, GB)
Title: System and method for two-way data filtering
Patent Number: 8,566,310

Inventors: Assefa; Solomon (Ossining, NY), Kanakasabapathy; Sivananda K. (Niskayuna, NY)
Title: Forming a self-aligned hard mask for contact to a tunnel junction
Patent Number: 8,563,225

Inventors: Assink; Gerrit Jan Barend (Amsterdam, NL), Kramer; Gert Jan (Amsterdam, NL), Nijmeijer; Arian (Amsterdam, NL), Van Sint Annaland; Martin (Enschede, NL)
Title: Process and reactor for the production of hydrogen and carbon dioxide and a fuel cell system
Patent Number: 8,563,185

Inventors: Athalye; Jay A. (San Jose, CA), Nagpal; Abhinay R. (Pune, IN), Patil; Sandeep R. (Pune, IN), Stein; Yan W. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Cooling appliance rating aware data placement
Patent Number: 8,566,619

Inventors: Atsumi; Takenori (Ushiku, JP), Numasato; Hidehiko (Odawara, JP), Abe; Jiro (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Magnetic disk apparatus
Patent Number: 6,961,205

Inventors: Atsuumi; Hiromichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Scanning optics with optical elements formed of resin and optical scanning device and image forming apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 6,961,164

Inventors: August; Clifford J. (Vancouver B.C., CA)
Title: Socket/plug in DTMF tone dialer
Patent Number: 6,961,425

Inventors: Auvenshine; John J. (Tucson, AZ), Bartholomy; Erik (Superior, CO), Hourselt; Andrew G. (Tucson, AZ), Olson; John T. (Tucson, AZ), Puckett, III; Harley D. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Methods and physical computer storage media for transferring de-duplicated data organized in virtual volumes to a target set of physical media for forming a bitmap and creating a volume map
Patent Number: 8,566,291

Inventors: Axenov; Andrei Anatolyevich (Moscow, RU), Belov; Nikolay Alexandrovich (Moscow, RU), Zolotorevskij; Vadim Semenovich (Moscow, RU)
Title: Aluminum-based material and a method for manufacturing products from aluminum-based material
Patent Number: 7,604,772

Inventors: Babaev; Eliaz (Minnetonka, MN)
Title: Method for debriding wounds
Patent Number: 8,562,547

Inventors: Babbs; Ronald J. (Grovertown, IN), Babbs; Diane (Grovertown, IN)
Title: Fishing rod holder with hook setting capability
Patent Number: 8,567,108

Inventors: Bach; Ferdinand (Wedel, DE), Fischer; Joseph (Freehold, NJ)
Title: Method for sorting tumor cells
Patent Number: 7,604,933

Inventors: Baer; Amanda (Campbell, CA), Nikitin; Vladimir (Campbell, CA), Pentek; Aron (San Jose, CA), Robertson; Neil Leslie (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Optical lapping guide for use in the manufacture of perpendicular magnetic write heads
Patent Number: 7,603,762

Inventors: Bahari; Habib (Rockville, MD), Tadayon; Saied (Potomac, MD)
Title: Wind turbines with diffusers for the buildings or structures
Patent Number: 8,564,154

Inventors: Bahner; Andreas (Weinstadt, DE), Lingen; Andreas (Althutte, DE), Nickel; Hans (Weissach, DE), Nickel, legal representative; Barbel (Weissach, DE), Naegele; Claus (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Carburetor and method of operating the same
Patent Number: 7,603,983

Inventors: Bai; Shwang-Shi (Tainan, TW), Huang; Yu-Pei (Tainan, TW), Liang; Shen-Yao (Tainan, TW)
Title: Control system for multiple fluorescent lamps
Patent Number: 7,605,545

Inventors: Baier; John Joseph (Mentor, OH), Kui; Karen (Surrey, CA), Gordon; Kevin George (Vancouver, CA), Hobbs; Mark David (Hartford, WI), Fevang; Monte Leroy (Surrey, CA), Schouten; Teunis Hendrik (Langley, CA)
Title: Method and system of a human-machine interface
Patent Number: 8,566,748

Inventors: Bailey; Daniel M. (Hampton, NH), Vernot; Philippe (Saint Privat, FR), Lefebvre; Sebastien (Saint Saturnin, FR)
Title: Supporting structures for preparative chromatography columns
Patent Number: 8,562,826

Inventors: Bailey; George R. (Gaithersburg, MD), Zhou; Terry (Germantown, MD)
Title: System and method for locating and determining discontinuities and estimating loop loss in a communications medium using frequency domain correlation
Patent Number: 6,959,037

Inventors: Bak; Hyo-Rim (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Center pin for secondary battery and secondary battery having the same
Patent Number: 8,563,156

Inventors: Balizer; Edward (Bethesda, MD)
Title: Polyurethane electrostriction
Patent Number: 6,960,865

Inventors: Ball; Carsten (Munchen, DE), Muellner; Robert (Munchen, DE), Ivanov; Kolio (Munchen, DE)
Title: Dynamic load control for downlink signaling channels
Patent Number: 8,565,177

Inventors: Banerjee; Robindranath (Portland, OR)
Title: Low temperature coefficient resistor
Patent Number: 6,960,979

Inventors: Banhart; John (Klein-Machnow, DE), Garcia-Moreno; Francisco (Berlin, DE)
Title: Method for the powder-metallurgical production of metal foamed material and of parts made of metal foamed material
Patent Number: 8,562,904

Inventors: Banik; Joachim (Oconomowoc, WI)
Title: Container system
Patent Number: 7,604,142

Inventors: Bankaitis; Jonas (Horseheads, NY), Moore; Michael John (Corning, NY), Stone; Jeffery Scott (Addison, NY), Williamson; Paul Jeffrey (Corning, NY), Zhang; Chunhe (Horseheads, NY)
Title: Methods and apparatus for edge chamfering of semiconductor wafers using chemical mechanical polishing
Patent Number: 8,562,849

Inventors: Bankes; Steven C. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: System and method for performing compound computational experiments
Patent Number: 6,961,688

Inventors: Banks; Andrew D. (Romsey, GB), Beardall; Gavin D. (Alresford, GB), Dick; Adrian D. (Southampton, GB), Vanstone; Ian C. (Eastleigh, GB)
Title: Scalable publish/subscribe messaging systems and methods
Patent Number: 8,566,423

Inventors: Barbachyn; Michael Robert (Kalamazoo, MI), Ruble; J. Craig (Greenwood, IN), Romero; Arthur Glenn (Chesterfield, MO), Thomasco; Lisa Marie (Groton, CT), Hurd; Alexander Ross (Ann Arbor, MI), Palmer; John Raymond (Fishers, IN), Toogood; Peter Laurence (Ann Arbor, MI), McNamara; Dennis Joseph (Ann Arbor, MI), Sherry; Debra Ann (Chelsea, MI), Dobrowolski; Paul Joseph (Saline, MI)
Title: Tricyclic tetrahydroquinoline antibacterial agents
Patent Number: 7,605,157

Inventors: Bardy; Gust H. (Seattle, WA)
Title: System and method for patient monitoring using a reference baseline for use in automated patient care
Patent Number: 6,960,167

Inventors: Barmettler; Mark G. (Cedar Hill, TX)
Title: Measurement connector for test device
Patent Number: 6,960,919

Inventors: Barnes; Lloyd (West Valley City, UT)
Title: Old construction box
Patent Number: 8,563,857

Inventors: Barnes; Ronald L. (Owens Cross Roads, AL)
Title: Combined chlorine and ozone generator sterilization system
Patent Number: 7,604,735

Inventors: Barzel; Adi (Moshav Nir-Tzvi, IL), Privman; Eyal (Yavne, IL), Burstein; David (Tel Aviv, IL), Gophna; Uri (Tel Aviv, IL), Kupiec; Martin (Tel Aviv, IL), Pupko; Tal (Herzelia, IL)
Title: Method for searching for homing endonucleases, their genes and their targets
Patent Number: 8,566,040

Inventors: Basso; Claude (Raleigh, NC), Calvignac; Jean Louis (Raleigh, NC), Chang; Chih-jen (Apex, NC), Damon; Philippe (Raleigh, NC), Fuhs; Ronald Edward (Rochester, MN), Vaidhyanathan; Natarajan (Carrboro, NC), Verplanken; Fabrice Jean (La Gaude, FR), Verrilli; Colin Beaton (Apex, NC), Willenborg; Scott Michael (Stewartville, MN)
Title: System and method for computing a blind checksum in a host ethernet adapter (HEA)
Patent Number: 7,606,166

Inventors: Bates; Cary L. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Resuming a prior debug session
Patent Number: 8,566,799

Inventors: Bates; Mark C. (Charleston, WV), Hogendijk; Michael (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Proximal catheter assembly allowing for natural and suction-assisted aspiration
Patent Number: 6,960,189

Inventors: Bates; W. Douglas (Wilmington, DE), Dobrick; Brett Collin (Beaumont, TX)
Title: Film of poly(trimethylene arylate)/polystyrene blends and process for making
Patent Number: 8,563,655

Inventors: Batori; Yoshiyuki (Mishima, JP), Hara; Nobuyoshi (Mishima, JP)
Title: Dismounting and mounting methods for coupling and electrophotographic photosensitive drum unit
Patent Number: 8,565,640

Inventors: Bauer; Bruno (Reno, NV)
Title: Electro-less discharge extreme ultraviolet light source
Patent Number: 7,605,385

Inventors: Bauer; Frederick T. (Holland, MI), Turnbull; Robert R. (Holland, MI)
Title: Power supply for electrochromic mirrors in high voltage automotive power systems
Patent Number: 6,958,844

Inventors: Baugh; Lisa S. (Ringoes, NJ), Berluche; Enock (Phillipsburg, NJ), Hinkle; Paul V. (Wallingford, PA), Rix; Francis C. (League City, TX)
Title: Transition metal polymerization catalysts, their synthesis and use in olefin polymerization
Patent Number: 7,605,105

Inventors: Baum; Thomas H. (New Fairfield, CT), Xu; Chongying (New Milford, CT)
Title: Method of fabricating iridium-based materials and structures on substrates, and iridium source reagents therefor
Patent Number: 7,605,093

Inventors: Baumgart; Peter Michael (San Jose, CA), Davis; Charles Raymond (San Jose, CA), Herbst; Gary Allan (San Jose, CA), Knigge; Bernhard E. (San Jose, CA), Mate; Charles Mathew (San Jose, CA), Wilson; Bruce Alexander (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and system for detecting a change in a rotational velocity of a magnetic disk or a spindle coupled to the magnetic disk
Patent Number: 7,605,996

Inventors: Baumgartner; Jason R. (Austin, TX), Case; Michael L. (Pflugerville, TX), Mony; Hari (Austin, TX), Roessler; Paul J. (Austin, TX)
Title: Enhanced analysis of array-based netlists via phase abstraction
Patent Number: 8,566,764

Inventors: Beack; Seung Kwon (Seoul, KR), Seo; Jeongil (Daejeon, KR), Jang; Inseon (Daejeon, KR), Jae; Dae Young (Daejeon, KR), Park; Hochong (Seongnam, KR), Kang; Sang-One (Seongnam, KR), Park; Young-Cheol (Wonju, KR), Hong; Jin Woo (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Lossless audio coding/decoding apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,605,722

Inventors: Beardsley; Brent C. (Tucson, AZ), Benhase; Michael T. (Tucson, AZ), Gupta; Lokesh M. (Tucson, AZ), Hyde, II; Joseph S. (Tucson, AZ), Williams; Sonny E. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Intelligent write caching for sequential tracks
Patent Number: 8,566,518

Inventors: Beardsley; Brent C. (Tucson, AZ), Benhase; Michael T. (Tucson, AZ), Gupta; Lokesh M. (Tucson, AZ), Williams; Sonny E. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Systems and methods for destaging storage tracks from cache
Patent Number: 8,566,535

Inventors: Beatson; David T. (Kennett Square, PA), Frasch; E. Walter (Perkasie, PA), Schlosser; Paul J. (Oreland, PA), Singh; Jai R. (Trumbull, CT), McKenna; David W. (Newark, DE), Emmons; Craig (Monroe, CT)
Title: Macrocomposite guideway and gib produced therefrom
Patent Number: 6,960,022

Inventors: Beausoleil; Raymond G. (Redmond, WA), Munro; William J. (Bristol, GB), Spiller; Timothy P. (Bristol, GB), Harrison; Keith A. (Chepstow, GB)
Title: Methods and systems for avoiding transmission-channel disruptions
Patent Number: 7,606,272

Inventors: Becker; Bettina (Monheim, DE), Rossini; Angela (I-Mailand, IT), Moeller; Thomas (Duesseldorf, DE), Huver; Thomas (Duesseldorf, DE), Schubert; Georg (Moenchengladbach, DE)
Title: Method for forming moldings from dimer fatty acid free polyamides
Patent Number: 6,960,315

Inventors: Becker; Christopher Henry (Calgary, Alberta, CA), Bleile; Leonard George (Calgary, Alberta, CA), Lopp; Carl G. (New York, NY)
Title: Docking station for enabling landline telephones to send/receive calls via a docked mobile telephone
Patent Number: 6,959,172

Inventors: Becker; Peter E. (Coatesville, PA), Supplee; Stephan S. (Coatesville, PA)
Title: User equipment and base station performing data detection using a scalar array
Patent Number: 7,606,207

Inventors: Becq; Frederic (Poitiers, FR), Meijer; Laurent (Roscoff, FR), Kunick; Conrad (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Use of paullone derivatives for the production of medicaments for the treatment of mucoviscidosis and diseases related to protein addressing errors in cells
Patent Number: 7,605,153

Inventors: Beeston; Ralph Thomas (Tucson, AZ), Bish; Thomas William (Tucson, AZ), Dain; Joseph Whitney (Vail, AZ)
Title: Apparatus, system, and method for link maintenance
Patent Number: 8,565,067

Inventors: Begim; Moshe Yair (Los Angeles County, CA)
Title: Reusable environmentally friendly package and storage album
Patent Number: 6,959,809

Inventors: Beintner; Jochen (Wappingers Falls, NY), Divakaruni; Rama (Ossining, NY), Faltermeier; Johnathan (Lagrange, NY), Flaitz; Philip L. (Newburgh, NY), Gluschenkov; Oleg (Wappingers Falls, NY), Heenan; Carol J. (Lagrangeville, NY), Jammy; Rajarao (Wappingers Falls, NY), Kim; Byeong (Lagrangeville, NY), Seitz; Mihel (Wappingers Falls, NY), Sudo; Akira (Yokohama, JP), Takegawa; Yoichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Pitcher-shaped active area for field effect transistor and method of forming same
Patent Number: 6,960,514

Inventors: Bell; Lon E. (Altadena, CA)
Title: High power density thermoelectric systems
Patent Number: 6,959,555

Inventors: Bell; Zane William (Oak Ridge, TN), Brown; Gilbert Morris (Knoxville, TN), Maya; Leon (Knoxville, TN), Sloop, Jr.; Frederick Victor (Oak Ridge, TN)
Title: Boron loaded scintillator
Patent Number: 7,605,200

Inventors: Bellamy; Rachel K. E. (Bedford, NY), Desmond; Michael (White Plains, NY), Martino; Jacquelyn A. (Cold Spring, NY), Matchen; Paul M. (Briarcliff Manor, NY), Richards; John T. (Hawthorne, NY), Swart; Calvin B. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Method for automatically adjusting the rendered fidelity of elements of a composition
Patent Number: 8,564,620

Inventors: Belotserkovsky; Edward (San Francisco, CA), Axelrod; Steve (Los Altos, CA), Germanenko; Igor N. (Cupertino, CA), Luis; Jenson (San Jose, CA)
Title: Optical wavelength splitter
Patent Number: 6,961,126

Inventors: Bement; Gary Edwin (Frederick, CO), Mundt; Michael David (Longmont, CO), Smith; Paul (Niwot, CO), Chapin; Mark Andrew (Louisville, CO)
Title: Disc stabilization system
Patent Number: 6,961,209

Inventors: Bennett; Charles L. (Livermore, CA)
Title: Harmonic engine
Patent Number: 7,603,858

Inventors: Berchenko; Ilya Emil (Friendswood, TX), Vinegar; Harold J. (Houston, TX), Wellington; Scott Lee (Belliare, TX), de Rouffignac; Eric Pierre (Houston, TX), Karanikas; John Michael (Houston, TX), Stegemeier; George Leo (Houston, TX), Zhang; Etuan (Houston, TX), Fowler; Thomas David (Katy, TX), Ryan; Robert Charles (Houston, TX)
Title: In situ thermal processing of a coal formation with a selected ratio of heat sources to production wells
Patent Number: 6,959,761

Inventors: Berger; Paul Daniel (Sugar Land, TX), Berger; Christie Huimin (Sugar Land, TX), Cao; Guohua (Missouri City, TX), Hsu; Oliver Yehung (Missouri City, TX)
Title: Polyalkylated arylalkyl sulfonic acids and their salts
Patent Number: 7,605,287

Inventors: Bernds; Adolf (Baiersdorf, DE), Clemens; Wolfgang (Puschendorf, DE), Fix; Walter (Furth, DE), Rost; Henning (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Method for structuring an OFET
Patent Number: 6,960,489

Inventors: Beshai; Maged E. (Stittsville, CA), Edwards; Harold G. (Sterling, VA), Daspit; Paul F. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Universal edge node
Patent Number: 7,606,262

Inventors: Bessho; Kazuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Hosomi; Masanori (Tokyo, JP), Ohmori; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Higo; Yutaka (Kanagawa, JP), Yamane; Kazutaka (Kanagawa, JP), Asayama; Tetsuya (Tokyo, JP), Uchida; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Storage element and storage device
Patent Number: 8,565,013

Inventors: Beteille; Fabien (Paris, FR), Giron; Jean-Christophe (Paris, FR), Vermeersch; Marc (Namur, BE)
Title: Electrochemical device
Patent Number: 7,604,717

Inventors: Betts; Lane (Kiowa, CO)
Title: Livestock panel cover
Patent Number: 7,603,965

Inventors: Bewlay; John (Virginia Beach, VA), Steinke; Thomas (Columbia Heights, MN), Appel; Michael (Mahtomedi, MN)
Title: Tooling and method of manufacturing a mesh laminate
Patent Number: 6,960,274

Inventors: Bezama; Raschid Jose (Mahopac, NY), Harmuth; John F. (Pleasant Valley, NY), Miller; Jason Scott (Poughkeepsie, NY), Werner; Randall Jason (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Apparatus for cleaning residual material from an article
Patent Number: 6,960,282

Inventors: Bharathula; Madhu (Somerset, NJ), Vedagiri; Shreeshah (Piscataway, NJ), Inapakolla; Veera (Jersey City, NJ)
Title: Secure E-mail billing
Patent Number: 8,566,243

Inventors: Bhogal; Kulvir S. (Austin, TX), Hamilton, II; Rick A. (Richmond, VA), Pickover; Clifford A. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Seaman; James W. (Herndon, VA)
Title: Rendering of artifacts in a virtual universe environment in response to user tags
Patent Number: 8,564,591

Inventors: Bickerstaff; Mark Andrew (Carlingford, AU), Pope; Graeme Edwin (Newtown, AU), Widdup; Benjamin John (Glenwood, AU), Woodward; Graeme Kenneth (Epping, AU)
Title: Method and apparatus for block and rate independent decoding of LDPC codes
Patent Number: 7,607,065

Inventors: Bierbaumer; Hans-Peter (Kremsmunster, AT), Kanarev; Philipp Michaylovich (Krasnodar, RU)
Title: Heat generator
Patent Number: 8,565,588

Inventors: Bird; Paul M. (Markham, CA), Vincent; Timothy J. (Toronto, CA), Cotner; Curt L. (Gilroy, CA)
Title: Unique identification of SQL cursor occurrences in a repetitive, nested environment
Patent Number: 6,959,305

Inventors: Birdwell; Timothy Gale (Lafayette, TN)
Title: Apparatus pertaining to a cover-attachment assembly for use with an audio-annunciating housing
Patent Number: 8,565,469

Inventors: Black; Brett A. (Tempe, AZ), Civalier; Daniel K. (Tempe, AZ)
Title: Data medium storage systems
Patent Number: 7,607,146

Inventors: Blades; Frederick K. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Automated electrical wiring inspection system
Patent Number: 7,605,594

Inventors: Bladow; Jeffrey L. (West Bloomfield, MI), Machrowicz; Tad V. (Ortonville, MI), Fidh; Steven N. (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Vehicle bumper system
Patent Number: 6,959,950

Inventors: Blauer; Jeff (Portland, OR), Blauer; Stan (Portland, OR)
Title: Pliable header
Patent Number: 6,959,469

Inventors: Blech; Marcel Daniel (Herrenberg, DE)
Title: Antenna measurement system and method
Patent Number: 8,565,347

Inventors: Blink; Russell P. (Plano, TX), Lovegreen; Kenneth J. (Lake Kiowa, TX), Henderson; James A. (Duncanville, TX)
Title: Multi-function customer satisfaction survey device
Patent Number: 6,960,988

Inventors: Blythe; Todd (Georgetown, MA), Eberlin; Alex (Cambridge, GB), Hurrey; Michael (Maynard, MA), Jonaitis; David (Lafayette, IN), Nyce; Philip (Millbury, MA), Parent; Stephan (West Lafayette, IN), Snoonian; John (Bolton, MA)
Title: Polymorphic forms of (S).-tetrahydrofuran-3-yl-3-(3-(3-methoxy-4-(oxazol-5-yl) phenyl) ureido) benzylcarbamate
Patent Number: 7,605,270

Inventors: Boeck; Christian (Kappel a.A., CH), Heule; Martin (Birmensdorf, CH), Berger; Stefan (Burgdorf, CH)
Title: Electrode with integrated optical sensor
Patent Number: 8,562,801

Inventors: Boettcher; Joerg (Stuhr, DE), Ransom; Stephen (Stuhr, DE), Steinsiek; Frank (Bremen, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method for putting on a protective suit
Patent Number: 6,959,456

Inventors: Bogoch; Samuel (New York, NY), Bogoch; Elenore S. (New York, NY)
Title: Anthrax and small Pox replikins and methods of use
Patent Number: 8,563,699

Inventors: Boike; Mark Allen (Plano, TX), Kalluri; Seshagiri Prasad (Richardson, TX), Angarai; Vijayanand J. (Richardson, TX), Brantley; David Mark (Flower Mound, TX), Beeker; Scott Avery (Coppell, TX)
Title: Test wrapper including integrated scan chain for testing embedded hard macro in an integrated circuit chip
Patent Number: 7,607,057

Inventors: Boissier; Alain (Le Roi, FR), Legay; Jean-Francois (Le Mesnil Saint Denis, FR), Duhem; Olivier (Bretigny sur Orge, FR), Martinot-Lagarde; Philippe (Marcousis, FR)
Title: Liquid crystal-based electro-optical device forming, in particular, a switch
Patent Number: 6,959,124

Inventors: Boldt; Sven (Williston, VT), Pfeiffer; Johann (Ottobrunn, DE)
Title: RAM memory circuit having a plurality of banks and an auxiliary device for testing
Patent Number: 6,961,273

Inventors: Bolli; Martin (Allschwil, CH), Lehmann; David (Basel, CH), Mathys; Boris (Egerkingen, CH), Mueller; Claus (Weil am Rhein, DE), Nayler; Oliver (Arlesheim, CH), Velker; Jorg (Huningue, FR), Weller; Thomas (Binningen, CH)
Title: Thiophene derivatives as Sphingosine-1-phosphate-1 receptor agonists
Patent Number: 7,605,269

Inventors: Bolsee; Benoit (Brussels, BE)
Title: Frame bundling and payload switching
Patent Number: 6,958,999

Inventors: Bolton; Derek W. (Sydney, AU)
Title: TCP fast recovery extended method and apparatus
Patent Number: 6,958,997

Inventors: Bombacino; Vinicio (Rome, IT), Lanni; Leonardo (Rome, IT), Massa; Luigi (Rome, IT), Tortosa; Andrea (Rome, IT)
Title: Color document printing system for selecting a combination of colors based on contrast and cost
Patent Number: 8,564,831

Inventors: Bombacino; Vinicio (Rome, IT), Lanni; Leonardo (Rome, IT), Massa; Luigi (Rome, IT), Tortosa; Andrea (Rome, IT)
Title: Color document printing system for selecting a combination of colors based on contrast and cost
Patent Number: 8,564,835

Inventors: Bonanno; James J. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Prasky; Brian R. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Weinberg; Joshua M. (Bronx, NY)
Title: State machine-based filtering of pattern history tables based on distinguishable pattern detection
Patent Number: 8,566,569

Inventors: Bonar; Laura M. (Gardner, KS), Kruger; Katrina E. (Overland Park, KS), Sharma; Sanjay K. (Olathe, KS), Steele; Kenneth R. (Overland Park, KS)
Title: Auditing of electronic device and packaging
Patent Number: 8,566,183

Inventors: Bonny; Christophe (Lausanne, CH)
Title: Intracellular delivery of biological effectors
Patent Number: 6,960,648

Inventors: Boraca; Robert (Buffalo Grove, IL), Van Puymbrouck, legal representative; Frances M. (Lake Villa, IL), Kesler; Bianca (Buffalo Grove, IL)
Title: Dispensing receptacle for dispensing two liquids in series
Patent Number: 7,604,137

Inventors: Borg; Evrard (Sanary, FR), D'Emmanuelle; Laurent (Toulon, FR), Laspesa; Eric (Six Fours, FR), Nadeau; Jean-Paul (Ollioules, FR)
Title: Adjustable pyrotechnic-gas shock absorber
Patent Number: 6,959,548

Inventors: Bors; Mark S. (Grafton, OH), Loschelder; Todd C. (Macedonia, OH), Moghe; Sanjeev S. (Chagrin Falls, OH), Korb; Yaakov (Grafton, OH), Smith; Matthew S. (North Ridgeville, OH), Talley; Allen L. (Hudson, OH), Tucker; W. Randall (Oberlin, OH)
Title: Water filter assembly
Patent Number: 8,562,831

Inventors: Bortun; Anatoly I. (Easton, PA), Butler; Clive J. (Easton, PA)
Title: Zirconium phosphate and method of making same
Patent Number: 6,960,328

Inventors: Bose; Pradip (Yorktown Heights, NY), Buyuktosunoglu; Alper (White Plains, NY), Jacobson; Hans M. (White Plains, NY), Kim; Seongwon (Old Tappan, NJ)
Title: Voltage regulator module with power gating and bypass
Patent Number: 8,564,262

Inventors: Boss; Gregory J. (Saginaw, MI), Brignull; Michele P. (Essex Junction, VT), Hamilton, II; Rick A. (Charlottesville, VA), Nesbitt; Pamela A. (Tampa, CO), Sand; Anne R. (Peyton, CO)
Title: Route optimization
Patent Number: 8,566,035

Inventors: Bouwens; Luc (Dworp, BE), Baeyens; Luc (Buggenhout, BE)
Title: Method of generating islet beta-cells from exocrine pancreatic cells
Patent Number: 7,604,991

Inventors: Bowden, III; George R. (Portland, OR), Skarbo; Rune A. (Hillsboro, OR), Salvador; Anthony C. (Portland, OR)
Title: Wireless digital picture display frame
Patent Number: 6,961,046

Inventors: Bowe; Michael Joseph (Preston, GB), Stairmand; John William (Chester, GB), McCausland; Linda Jane (Abingdon, GB)
Title: Formation of small crystals
Patent Number: 6,960,256

Inventors: Bozek; James J. (Bothell, WA), Stephens; Robert E. (Snoqualmie, WA), Wooldridge; James L. (Fall City, WA)
Title: Dynamic migration of virtual machine computer programs upon satisfaction of conditions
Patent Number: 8,566,825

Inventors: Bragg; Nigel L. (Weston Colville, GB), Allan; David (Ottawa, CA), Ashwood Smith; Peter (Gatineau, CA), Ungehagen; Paul (Apex, NC)
Title: Resilient provider link state bridging (PLSB) virtual private LAN service (VPLS) interworking
Patent Number: 8,565,244

Inventors: Braithwaite; Stephen Richard (Rijswijk, NL), Heijnen; Wilhelmus Hubertus Paulus Maria (Velsen, NL)
Title: Downhole pulser
Patent Number: 6,959,760

Inventors: Brandenburg; Markus (Esslingen, DE)
Title: Control device for an automated gear shift transmission
Patent Number: 8,567,274

Inventors: Brandt; Christopher J. (White Lake, MI), Lipke; Anthony P. (Fenton, MI)
Title: Vehicle trim component with self retaining fastening device
Patent Number: 6,959,954

Inventors: Brandt; Henning (Odense, DK)
Title: Safety circuit for chimney fans
Patent Number: 6,959,706

Inventors: Branson; Michael J. (Rochester, MN), Santosuosso; John M. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Dynamic run time allocation of distributed jobs with application specific metrics
Patent Number: 8,566,837

Inventors: Branson; Michael John (Rochester, MN), Garbow; Zachary Adam (Rochester, MN), Limpert; David Roy (Rochester, MN), Pederson; Candace Trielle (Rochester, MN)
Title: Benchmark profiling for distributed systems
Patent Number: 8,566,803

Inventors: Braun; Jeffrey C. (Ann Arbor, MI), Jacobus; Charles J. (Ann Arbor, MI), Booth; Scott (Ann Arbor, MI), Suarez; Michael (Ypsilanti, MI), Smith; Derek (Ann Arbor, MI), Hartnagle; Jeff (Ann Arbor, MI), Leprell; Glenn (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: General-purpose medical instrumentation
Patent Number: 8,562,527

Inventors: Break; Douglas G. (Livonia, MI)
Title: Sheet metal bending brake
Patent Number: 6,959,580

Inventors: Bredno; Joerg (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Rotational X ray device for phase contrast imaging
Patent Number: 8,565,371

Inventors: Brenchley; Guy (West Hanney, GB), Boyall; Dean (Faringdon, GB), Fraysse; Damien (Abingdon, GB), Jimenez; Juan-Miguel (Abingdon, GB), Settimo; Luca (Oxford, GB)
Title: Tri-cyclic pyrazolopyridine kinase inhibitors
Patent Number: 8,563,576

Inventors: Breuer; Volker (Botzow, DE), Frey; Andreas (Wallenhorst, DE)
Title: Method for operating a base station of a mobile radio system, signaling unit, control unit, mobile station and computer program
Patent Number: 7,606,534

Inventors: Brezinsky; Kersti Renee (El Dorado Hills, CA), Brezinsky; Thomas John (El Dorado Hills, CA), Dudley; James Patrick (Sacremento, CA), Robinson; Victor Torres (Sacremento, CA)
Title: Automatic oscillating beverage shaker
Patent Number: 7,604,392

Inventors: Brickell; Ernie (Portland, OR), Chan; Keen (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Splitting knowledge of a password
Patent Number: 6,959,394

Inventors: Bridgefarmer; Donnie R. (McKinney, TX)
Title: Front pocket wallet
Patent Number: 7,604,028

Inventors: Bridges; Michael A. (Seattle, WA), Palczewski; Christine M. (Seattle, WA), Scott; James R. (Bellevue, WA), Suess; Jeremy (Los Angeles, CA), Nichols; Everett J. (Edmonds, WA)
Title: Methods and compositions for treating fish diseases
Patent Number: 8,563,587

Inventors: Bringewatt; Wilhelm (Porta Westfalica, DE), Heinz; Engelbert (Vlotho, DE)
Title: Method of, and apparatus for, treating the waste air from heated laundry machines
Patent Number: 8,567,090

Inventors: Broberg, III; Robert Neal Carlton (Rochester, MN), Faber; Troy Evan (Rochester, MN), Delp; Gary Scott (Rochester, MN), Reuland; Paul Gary (Rochester, MN), Murray; Daniel James (Rochester, MN)
Title: Designing and testing the interconnection of addressable devices of integrated circuits
Patent Number: 6,959,428

Inventors: Brockhoff; Franz Ulrich (Bramsche, DE), Meinert; Stefan (Wallenhorst, DE)
Title: Cabriolet
Patent Number: 7,604,283

Inventors: Bromberger; Christoph (Heilbronn, DE)
Title: Method for the integration of two bipolar transistors in a semiconductor body, semiconductor arrangement in a semiconductor body, and cascode circuit
Patent Number: 7,605,047

Inventors: Bromberger; Christoph (Heilbronn, DE)
Title: High frequency arrangement
Patent Number: 7,605,450

Inventors: Brooks; Alan R. (Leominster, MA)
Title: Method of creating a watertight basement stairway simultaneously with forming a building foundation
Patent Number: 6,959,521

Inventors: Brooks; Cynthia B. (Austin, TX), Buie; Melisa J. (San Jose, CA), Stoehr; Brigitte C. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Multi-step process for etching photomasks
Patent Number: 6,960,413

Inventors: Brophy; John H. (Bristol, GB), Monzyk; Bruce F. (Delaware, OH)
Title: Microchannel apparatus capable of separating phases and methods of using same
Patent Number: 7,604,781

Inventors: Brouwer; Sander Martijn (Gorinchem, NL), Dudley; William Herschel (Addison, TX)
Title: SMS-messaging
Patent Number: 6,959,194

Inventors: Brown; David (Austin, TX), Ford; Lance (Austin, TX), Cheng; Angie (Austin, TX), Jarvis; Rich (Austin, TX), Byrom; Mike (Austin, TX), Ovcharenko; Dmitriy (Austin, TX), Devroe; Eric (Pflugerville, TX), Kelnar; Kevin (Kyle, TX)
Title: Methods and compositions involving miRNA and miRNA inhibitor molecules
Patent Number: 8,563,708

Inventors: Brown; David Lawrence (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Database element versioning system and method
Patent Number: 8,566,294

Inventors: Brown; Horace (San Diego, CA)
Title: Golf swing and putting stroke training device and method
Patent Number: 7,604,546

Inventors: Brown; James F. (Clifton, VA), Silver; Jonathan E. (Bethesda, MD)
Title: Method and device for detecting the presence of a single target nucleic acid in a sample
Patent Number: 8,563,275

Inventors: Brown; Michael Wayne (Georgetown, TX), Cheng; David R. (Wilmington, DE), Leung; Wing-Ying Stephanie (Ann Arbor, MI), Okunseinde; Folu (Oakhurst, NJ), Paolini; Michael A. (Austin, TX), Sheth-Voss; Seema (Cambridge, MA), Winters; Scott Lee (Austin, TX)
Title: Expert hold queue management
Patent Number: 6,959,081

Inventors: Brumfield; Pam (Plano, TX), Harper; George W. (Garland, TX), Reed; Christina (Dallas, TX), Coleman; Daniel (Dallas, TX), Bell; Alec (Dallas, TX)
Title: System and method for tracking a billing cycle
Patent Number: 7,606,745

Inventors: Brun; Marc G. (Vaux le Penil, FR), Hellman; Scott M. (Aliso Viejo, CA), Muller; Heinrich G. (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA), Townley-Smith; Paul A. (Irvine, CA), Ushinsky; Michael (Irvine, CA)
Title: Precision fiber ferrules
Patent Number: 6,960,026

Inventors: Brunner; Marvin P. (Nijmegen, NL)
Title: Outlier detection during scanning
Patent Number: 8,564,844

Inventors: Brunner; Michael S. (Roswell, GA), Berger Sharp; Cecelia M. (Atlanta, GA), Mace; Tamara L. (Marietta, GA)
Title: Fluid applicator with a press activated pouch
Patent Number: 7,604,623

Inventors: Brunsman; Michael D. (Austin, TX)
Title: De-embedding devices under test
Patent Number: 6,961,669

Inventors: Bryant; Andres (Essex Junction, VT), Ieong; Meikei (Wappingers Falls, NY), Muller; K. Paul (Wappingers Falls, NY), Nowak; Edward J. (Essex Junction, VT), Fried; David M. (Williston, VT), Rankin; Jed (South Burlington, VT)
Title: Double gated vertical transistor with different first and second gate materials
Patent Number: 6,960,806

Inventors: Buccilli; Giorgio (Monza, IT), Barozzi; Luca (Sassuolo, IT), Lasagni; Feliciano (Vignola, IT), Lugli; Sandro (Modena, IT)
Title: Low noise modular blade burner
Patent Number: 6,960,077

Inventors: Buchert; Ryan Samuel (Phoenixville, PA), Timmerman; Chayil S. (Harleysville, PA), Becker; Peter Edward (Coatesville, PA), Fazili; Muhammad Usman (Jeffersonville, PA)
Title: CDMA system transmission matrix coefficient calculation
Patent Number: 6,959,034

Inventors: Buckingham; Ronald Brett (Kanata, CA), Barake; Antoine (Brockville, CA)
Title: Architecture for multiple channel access to applications
Patent Number: 6,961,776

Inventors: Buckner; Lynn A. (Chickamauga, GA), Buckner, Sr.; Don M. (Okahumpka, FL)
Title: Utility valve access and performance evaluation means
Patent Number: 7,604,023

Inventors: Buechler; Kenneth F. (San Diego, CA), McPherson; Paul H. (Encinitas, CA)
Title: Methods for the assay of troponin I and T and complexes of troponin I and T and selection of antibodies for use in immunoassays
Patent Number: 7,604,946

Inventors: Buekers; Valere (Zelem-Halen, BE), Deroost; Dirk (Baal-Tremelo, BE), McNeal; Thomas E. (Hanceville, AL), Roosen; Dirk (Tienen, BE), Timmermans; Els (Wilsele Putkapel, BE), Vandeputte; Filip (Linden, BE)
Title: Cable sealing
Patent Number: 6,960,380

Inventors: Buhl; Reinhard (Bohmte, DE), Richter; Reinhard (Bohmte, DE), Cossmann; Uwe (Tecklenburg, DE), Kunze; Ralf (Bad Essen, DE), Bublies; Holger (Osnabruck, DE), Knopp; Soren (Ostercappen, DE)
Title: Steering triangle
Patent Number: 6,959,935

Inventors: Bui; Nhan Xuan (Tucson, AZ), Hutchins; Robert Allen (Tucson, AZ), Sandberg; Melanie Jean (Tucson, AZ), Tsuruta; Kazuhiro (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Robust LPOS detection with predictor and bit verifier
Patent Number: 7,605,992

Inventors: Bult; Klaas (Dana Point, CA), Lin; Chi-Hung (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Digital to analog converter with reduced ringing
Patent Number: 7,605,734

Inventors: Bulusu; Gopi Kumar (Vasakhapatnam, IN), Desikan; Murali (Chennai, IN)
Title: Method, computer program and computing system for optimizing an architectural model of a microprocessor
Patent Number: 8,566,772

Inventors: Burdenko; Michael N. (Wellesley, MA)
Title: Drive roller assembly
Patent Number: 6,959,849

Inventors: Burger; Willibald (Burghausen, DE), Esterbauer; Ludwig (Ampfing, DE), Rautschek; Holger (Nuenchritz, DE)
Title: Method for deaerating liquids
Patent Number: 8,563,640

Inventors: Burrell; James S. (Norco, CA)
Title: Articulated sailing watercraft
Patent Number: 6,959,659

Inventors: Bush; Eric F. (Centreville, VA), Lewandowski; James (Potomac Falls, VA), Hertz; Daniel (Peoria, AZ), Dollison; Libby (Oakton, VA), Allen; Caryn A. (Great Falls, VA)
Title: Method and apparatus for creating printed documents and internet web pages
Patent Number: 7,605,942

Inventors: Bushman; Michael J. (Bunker Hill, IL), Jelesnianski; Stefan S. (O'Fallon, MO), Mahoney; Michael R. (Wentzville, MO)
Title: Radiopharmaceutical heater
Patent Number: 8,563,907

Inventors: Byers; Charles Calvin (Aurora, IL), Lassig; Mark Alan (Naperville, IL), Miller; Steven Mark (Batavia, IL), Paulson; William Brohmer (Naperville, IL), Posthuma; Carl Robert (Wheaton, IL)
Title: Method for determining the security status of transmissions in a telecommunications network
Patent Number: 6,959,184

Inventors: Byun; Hang Yong (Gwangju, KR)
Title: Repair and reinforcement system of existing structure using reaction force of pressurizing means and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,604,436

Inventors: Calvery; Andrew (Maple Valley, WA)
Title: Trailer hitch drawbar hoist assembly
Patent Number: 7,604,450

Inventors: Camp; Charles J. (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for clock calibration in a clocked digital device
Patent Number: 8,564,356

Inventors: Campbell; Richard A. (Huntsville, AL)
Title: Suture instrument and method
Patent Number: 8,562,630

Inventors: Cantin; Jason Frederick (Madison, WI), Lee; Michael Ju Hyeok (Austin, TX)
Title: Latch circuit capable of ensuring race-free staging for signals in dynamic logic circuits
Patent Number: 6,960,941

Inventors: Caporale; Antonio (Lazzaro Di Savena, IT)
Title: Device for feeding carton blanks to a packaging machine
Patent Number: 7,603,835

Inventors: Carling; William Robert (Bishop Stortford, GB), Castro Pineiro; Jose Luis (Bishop Stortford, GB), Moore; Kevin William (Buntingford, GB)
Title: Inhibitors of Akt activity
Patent Number: 6,960,584

Inventors: Carlough; Steven R (Poughkeepsie, NY), Lipetz; Daniel (Poughkeepsie, NY), Weinberg; Joshua M (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Decimal floating point multiplier and design structure
Patent Number: 8,566,385

Inventors: Carpaij; Rene Hubert Jacobus (Vught, NL), Van Der Laan; Hans (Veldhoven, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus, device manufacturing method and device manufactured thereby
Patent Number: 6,960,775

Inventors: Carrette; P-Louis (Lyons, FR), Delfort; Bruno (Paris, FR)
Title: Absorbent solution containing a breakdown inhibitor derived from thiazole or from oxazole and absorption process for acid compounds contained in a gaseous effluent
Patent Number: 8,562,927

Inventors: Carson; Dean F. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Capacitor with thermosealed polymeric case for implantable medical device
Patent Number: 6,961,232

Inventors: Cases; Moises (Austin, TX), Mutnury; Bhyrav M. (Austin, TX), Pham; Nam H. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Receiver signal probing using a shared probe point
Patent Number: 8,564,322

Inventors: Casey; Don E. (Columbus, OH)
Title: Subcutaneously implantable power supply
Patent Number: 6,961,619

Inventors: Caspi; Rami (Sunnyvale, CA), Beyda; William J. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: System and method for alternative presence reporting system
Patent Number: 7,606,577

Inventors: Cassoni; Robert P. (Centerville, OH)
Title: Mountable actuating device for motorized vehicles
Patent Number: 7,604,245

Inventors: Castagnetti; Roberta (Monza, IT), Di Pasquale; Fabrizio (Milan, IT), Grasso; Giorgio (Monza, IT), Meli; Fausto (Piancenza, IT), Sacchi; Giovanni (Milan, IT)
Title: Automatic raman gain and tilt control for ultra-long-distance dense WDM optical communication system
Patent Number: 6,961,522

Inventors: Castanedo; Georgette (Redwood City, CA), Chan; Bryan (San Carlos, CA), Lucas; Matthew C. (Nutley, NJ), Safina; Brian (Redwood City, CA), Sutherlin; Daniel P. (Burlingame, CA), Sweeney; Zachary (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Pyrido[3,2-d]pyrimidine PI3K delta inhibitor compounds and methods of use
Patent Number: 8,563,540

Inventors: Cavallaro; Christopher (Lakeville, MA), Jordan; Michael D. (East Greenwich, RI)
Title: Golf ball with co-injected cover
Patent Number: 7,604,551

Inventors: Caviedes; Jorge E. (Mesa, AZ), Subedar; Mahesh M. (Tempe, AZ), Tang; Wen-Tsung (Saratoga, CA), Ferzli; Rony (Tempe, AZ)
Title: Method and apparatus for blocking artifact detection and measurement in block-coded video
Patent Number: 7,606,423

Inventors: Chaar; Jarir K. (Tarrytown, NY), Finlayson; Ronald D. (Blythewood, SC), Jobson, Jr.; Thomas A. (New Paltz, NY), Mitsumori; Naomi M. (San Jose, CA), Reddington; Francis X. (Richmond, VA)
Title: Work packet forecasting in a software factory
Patent Number: 8,566,777

Inventors: Chabansky; Bruce (Palo Alto, CA), Druma; Calin (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Compliant device and method for cutting an intervertebral disc
Patent Number: 8,562,610

Inventors: Chambers; Mark (Laguna Hills, CA), Ramachandran; Natarajan (Huntingdon Beach, CA), Khanoyan; Karapet (Lake Forest, CA), Zhu; Tong (Irvine, CA)
Title: Fractional-N phase locked loop
Patent Number: 7,605,665

Inventors: Chan; Chong-Kim (Taipei, TW), Chen; Yu-Guang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Computer apparatus and method for charging portable electronic device using the computer apparatus
Patent Number: 8,566,575

Inventors: Chan; Jason (Markham, CA), Laksono; Indra (Richmond Hill, CA)
Title: Method and system for accessing data
Patent Number: 6,959,348

Inventors: Chang; David Wei-Jye (San Jose, CA), Lee; Bilung (San Jose, CA), Ostler; Paul Arnold (Yakima, WA)
Title: Universal architecture for client management extensions on monitoring, control, and configuration
Patent Number: 8,566,387

Inventors: Chang; Jing-Yi (Taipei, TW), Chuang; Li-Sen (Penghu Hsien, TW), Ting; Dai-Liang (Hsinchu, TW), Wen; Chi-Jain (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Dual-display module with a tunable mirror sheet
Patent Number: 6,961,105

Inventors: Chang; Shao-Han (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Direct type backlight module having reflective sheet supported by supporting member
Patent Number: 7,604,365

Inventors: Chang; Shao-Han (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Holding frame and backlight module using the same
Patent Number: 7,604,373

Inventors: Chao; Chih-Hang (Tu-Cheng, TW), Lin; Yu-Hsu (San Jose, CA), Wu; Jeng-Da (Tu-Cheng, TW), Chen; Chun-Ming (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Objective lens actuator
Patent Number: 7,606,119

Inventors: Chaouachi; Jaleleddine (Hoogeveen, NL), Linnewiel; Remco (Hoogeveen, NL)
Title: Water kettle, and particle catcher/filter assembly for said kettle
Patent Number: 6,960,295

Inventors: Chapalain; Florian (Dax, FR), Martinez; David (Tarnos, FR)
Title: Film for packaging product, especially an envelope
Patent Number: 8,563,126

Inventors: Chee; Fong Fatt (Singapore 298782, SG)
Title: Method and system for facilitating delivery and pickup of goods
Patent Number: 6,961,711

Inventors: Chen; Bo-An (Taipei, TW)
Title: Key structure with scissors-type connecting member
Patent Number: 8,563,886

Inventors: Chen; Chaomei (Villanova, PA)
Title: System and method for automatically generating systematic reviews of a scientific field
Patent Number: 8,566,360

Inventors: Chen; Chaoyuan (San Jose, CA), Chen; Shaun (Cupertino, CA), Rosano; Michael S. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Multiple cleaning processes in a single tank
Patent Number: 8,562,748

Inventors: Chen; Chia-Hsiang (Shulin, TW)
Title: Dual-axis hinge for a portable electronic device
Patent Number: 7,603,749

Inventors: Chen; Chien-Ming (Changhua Hsien, TW), Lee; Ming-Hsien (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method and apparatus for reducing clock skew in an integrated circuit
Patent Number: 6,959,396

Inventors: Chen; Chien-Pin (Tainan, TW), Chiu; Sheng-Ren (Tainan, TW), Lai; Chia-Cheng (Tainan, TW), Chen; Yen-Chen (Tainan, TW)
Title: Single polar driving method for cholesteric liquid crystal displays
Patent Number: 6,961,036

Inventors: Chen; Ching-Hui (Taichung 406, TW)
Title: Lamp module
Patent Number: 7,604,372

Inventors: Chen; Chiung-Ling (Taipei, TW)
Title: Structure of signal line connector
Patent Number: 6,960,101

Inventors: Chen; Chun-Liang (Taoyuan County, TW), Su; Shi-Hwa (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Water phantom with fixed water level for measuring dose of ionizing radiation absorbed to water and the method thereof
Patent Number: 7,605,365

Inventors: Chen; Chung-Yu (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Board-to-board connector
Patent Number: 7,604,500

Inventors: Chen; Edward I-Hua (Taipei City, TW)
Title: Fuel-saving apparatus
Patent Number: 7,603,992

Inventors: Chen; Libin (Changzhou, Jiangsu Province, CN)
Title: Foldable table-chair assembly
Patent Number: 7,604,289

Inventors: Chen; Lung-Tan (Taichung, TW), Huang; Guo Ming (Yunlin County, TW)
Title: Ring-connected surveillance system with real-time backup monitoring
Patent Number: 7,606,144

Inventors: Chen; Oscal T.-C. (Taipei, TW), Liu; Wei-Jean (Yuanlin Town, TW), Yeh; Hsiu-Fen (Gangshan Town, TW)
Title: Apparatus of high dynamic-range CMOS image sensor and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,605,398

Inventors: Chen; Pei-Ting (Chunan, TW), Huang; Chih-Tsan (Chunan, TW), Kuo; Tzu-Shou (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Control circuit for balancing current and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,605,807

Inventors: Chen; Po-Jung (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Female USB connector
Patent Number: 7,604,512

Inventors: Chen; Robert (Taipei, TW)
Title: Plant pot
Patent Number: 7,603,809

Inventors: Chen; Sen-Yuan (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Rotatable water-spraying bat
Patent Number: 7,604,184

Inventors: Chen; Shaw H. (Rochester, NY), Kim; Chunki (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Cholesteric glassy liquid crystals with hybrid chiral-nematic mesogens
Patent Number: 8,562,863

Inventors: Chen; Vincent (Mission Viejo, CA), Chen; Henry (Irvine, CA), Tsau; Liming (Irvine, CA), Shiau; Jay (Irvine, CA), Battacharya; Surya (Irvine, CA), Ito; Akira (Irvine, CA)
Title: System and method for one-time programmed memory through direct-tunneling oxide breakdown
Patent Number: 6,960,819

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 monomer boron and coproducing potassium cryolite using potassium fluoborate as intermediate material
Patent Number: 8,562,931

Inventors: Chen; Yajuan (San Jose, CA), Hou; Jack (Fremont, CA), Hsu; Wan Peter (Fremont, CA), Liang; Rong-Chang (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Electrophoretic display with improved temperature latitude and switching performance
Patent Number: 6,958,849

Inventors: Chen; Yen-Fu (Austin, TX), Handy-Bosma; John Hans (Cedar Park, TX), Walker; Keith Raymond (Austin, TX)
Title: On demand email response
Patent Number: 8,566,400

Inventors: Chen; Yingjian (Fremont, CA), Sin; Kyusik (Pleasanton, CA), Barr; Ronald (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Insulation layer structure for inductive write heads and method of fabrication
Patent Number: 6,958,885

Inventors: Chen; Yun-Lung (Tu-Cheng, TW), Hsiao; Yi-Chung (Tu-Cheng, TW), Sun; Ming-Xian (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Computer enclosure with pivoting covers
Patent Number: 7,604,305

Inventors: Chen; Zhiyun (Alexandria, VA), Cooper; Gregory D. (Vienna, VA), Gonen; Serpil (College Park, MD), Fleet; Erin F. (Springfield, VA)
Title: Programmable photolithographic mask based on semiconductor nano-particle optical modulators
Patent Number: 7,605,390

Inventors: Cheng; Chin-Shun (Taichung, TW)
Title: Extension bar with built-in light
Patent Number: 7,604,368

Inventors: Cheng; Chiu-Hung (Hsinchu, TW), Yen; Chih-Jen (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method and apparatus for stabilizing output frequency of PLL (phase lock loop) and phase lock loop thereof
Patent Number: 7,605,663

Inventors: Cheng; Kangguo (Guilderland, NY), Doris; Bruce B. (Slingerlands, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Slingerlands, NY), Kerber; Pranita (Mount Kisco, NY)
Title: Controlled fin-merging for fin type FET devices
Patent Number: 8,564,064

Inventors: Cheng; Kangguo (Schenectady, NY), Doris; Bruce B. (Brewster, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Mountain View, CA), Reznicek; Alexander (Troy, NY)
Title: Field effect transistor device with raised active regions
Patent Number: 8,563,385

Inventors: Cheng; Lin (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Reticle box transport cart
Patent Number: 7,604,306

Inventors: Cheng; Sheng-Hsiung (Taipei Hsien, TW), Lin; Te-An (Taipei Hsien, TW), Wang; Wu-Nan (Taipei Hsien, TW), Huang; Chia-Chia (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Packaging cushion device having modular cushion units
Patent Number: 7,604,125

Inventors: Cheng; Shui-Ming (Hsin-Chu, TW), Fung; Ka-Hing (Hsin-Chu, TW), Wang; Yin-Pin (Kaohsiung, TW), Cheng; Kuan-Lun (Hsin-Chu, TW), Huang; Huan-Tsung (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Method for manufacturing a semiconductor device having an improved disposable spacer
Patent Number: 6,960,512

Inventors: Cheng; Steven D. (San Diego, CA), Chin; Tom (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for utilizing a multicast/broadcast CID scheduling MAC management message
Patent Number: 8,565,065

Inventors: Cheng; Yi (San Jose, CA), Lam; Steven (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for measuring an output signal of a floating transducer
Patent Number: 6,958,872

Inventors: Cheong; Byung-ki (Seoul, KR), Kim; Soon-Gwang (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Kim; Won-Mok (Seoul, KR), Chung; Moonkyo (Seoul, KR), Lee; Taek-Sung (Seoul, KR), Park; Sung-Jin (Seoul, KR), Lee; Sung-Hun (Daegu, KR), Cho; Sung-Hun (Jeollanam-Do, KR)
Title: Optical recording medium having first and second super-resolution layers
Patent Number: 6,961,300

Inventors: Chernoff; Adrian B. (Royal Oak, MI), White; Tommy E. (Rochester Hills, MI), Borroni-Bird; Christopher E. (Oakland Township, MI), Shabana; Mohsen D. (Ann Arbor, MI), Vitale; Robert Louis (Macomb Township, MI)
Title: Vehicle body business methods
Patent Number: 6,959,475

Inventors: Cheruvallath; Zacharia (San Diego, CA), Gwaltney; Stephen L. (Escondido, CA), Jennings; Andrew John (San Diego, CA), Sabat; Mark (San Diego, CA), Stafford; Jeffrey A. (San Diego, CA), Tang; Mingnam (San Diego, CA), Wang; Haxia (San Diego, CA)
Title: Pyrazole and fused pyrazole glucokinase activators
Patent Number: 8,563,730

Inventors: Cheuk; Ho Yin (Bridgewater, NJ), Carames; Miguel Angel (Martinez, CA), Hsu; Jay (Green Brook, NJ)
Title: Real time tracking at home network of data usage on roaming GSM network
Patent Number: 8,565,722

Inventors: Cheuk; Wai (San Marcos, CA), Khoo; Christina (Lawrence, KS)
Title: Exopolysaccharide containing food
Patent Number: 8,563,029

Inventors: Chiang; Owen (Austin, TX), Durham; Christopher M. (Round Rock, TX), Klim; Peter J. (Austin, TX), Stasiak; Daniel L. (Austin, TX), Van Norstrand, Jr.; Albert J. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Techniques for reducing power requirements of an integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,605,612

Inventors: Chiang; Tsung-Wei (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Lens module and camera module having same
Patent Number: 7,605,991

Inventors: Chiang; Wei-Cheng (Taichung, TW)
Title: Lighting device controlling circuit module
Patent Number: 8,564,222

Inventors: Chien; Liang-Chy (Hudson, OH), Hwang; Jeoung Yeon (Kent, OH)
Title: Liquid crystal alignment using inkjet printed polymers
Patent Number: 8,564,750

Inventors: Chien; Yu-Ting (Taipei Hsien, TW), Huang; Jih-Fon (Hsin-Chu Hsien, TW)
Title: Electrode pair structure of a plasma display panel
Patent Number: 6,960,880

Inventors: Cho; Dong-Gyu (Taejeon, KR), Lim; Jae-Hong (Taejeon, KR), Hwang; Jae-Taeg (Taejeon, KR), Cho; Woo-Young (Taejeon, KR), Jang; Hyun-Sook (Taejeon, KR), Lee; Chang-Ho (Taejeon, KR), Choi; Tae-Saeng (Taejeon, KR), Kim; Chung-Mi (Taejeon, KR), Kim; Yong-Zu (Taejeon, KR), Kim; Tae-Kyun (Taejeon, KR), Cho; Seung-Joo (Taejeon, KR), Kim; Gyoung-Won (Taejeon, KR), Choi; Jong-Ryoo (Taejeon, KR), Kim; Jeong-Min (Taejeon, KR), Roh; Kee-Yoon (Taejeon, KR)
Title: Acyclic nucleoside phosphonate derivatives, salts thereof and process for the preparation of the same
Patent Number: 7,605,147

Inventors: Cho; May K. (Sudbury, MA)
Title: Ratchet-head conductor locking medium voltage electrical bus polymer insulator with pin mount
Patent Number: 7,605,331

Inventors: Cho; Yong Hoon (Fullerton, CA)
Title: Heated eyelash curler
Patent Number: 8,563,904

Inventors: Choi; Elliot M. (Lewisville, TX), Lemire; Tina M. (Lexington, KY), Miller, III; Martin L. (Georgetown, KY), Shaouy; William P. (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Portlet template based on a state design pattern
Patent Number: 8,566,786

Inventors: Choi; Jin (Odawara, JP), Yagisawa; Ikuya (Machida, JP), Nagata; Koji (Kaisei, JP)
Title: Storage system storing electronic modules applied to electronic objects common to several computers, and storage control method for the same
Patent Number: 8,566,541

Inventors: Choi; Jong-youn (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus for compensating for phase difference attendant upon time division multiplexing and method thereof
Patent Number: 6,959,012

Inventors: Choi; Myung-Sik (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of manufacturing mold for producing catalyst carriers
Patent Number: 7,603,757

Inventors: Choi; Sang-Ho (Taejon, KR), Kim; Kyung-Sik (Taejon, KR), Shin; Dong-Jin (Taejon, KR)
Title: Method for performing a fast intra-PDSN soft handoff
Patent Number: 6,959,190

Inventors: Choi; Young Beom (Jeju-si, KR)
Title: Method of manufacturing citrus snack using reduced pressure drying
Patent Number: 8,563,070

Inventors: Chou; Chung-Cheng (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Enhanced refresh circuit and method for reduction of DRAM refresh cycles
Patent Number: 6,958,944

Inventors: Chou; Chung-Cheng (Luzhu Township, Taoyuan County, TW), Wang; William (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Portable biochemical testing apparatus and operating method thereof
Patent Number: 8,562,912

Inventors: Chow; Albert (Caldwell, NJ), Kim; Jinman (Chatham, NJ), Wang; Spencer C. (Parsippany, NJ)
Title: Distributed network voice messaging for wireless centrex telephony
Patent Number: 6,961,559

Inventors: Christie; Joseph Michael (late of San Bruno, CA), Christie; Joseph S. (Mt. Pleasant, PA), Wiley; William Lyle (Olathe, KS), Howell; Royal Dean (Trimble, MO)
Title: Telecommunications system
Patent Number: 6,961,339

Inventors: Christo; Michael Anthony (Round Rock, TX), Maldonado; Julio Alejandro (Austin, TX), Yang; Samuel Wynne (Austin, TX)
Title: Thermal relief automation
Patent Number: 8,566,773

Inventors: Christopoulos; Charilaos (Sollentuna, SE), Bjork; Niklas (Sundbyberg, SE), Rivas; Francisco (Kista, SE), Eriksson; Goran A P (Sundbyberg, SE)
Title: Interactive access, manipulation, sharing and exchange of multimedia data
Patent Number: 6,961,754

Inventors: Chu; Hua Ling (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Multi-functional pillow device
Patent Number: 8,566,986

Inventors: Chua; Thai Cheng (Cupertino, CA), Cruse; James P. (Soquel, CA), Czarnik; Cory (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Plasma ignition and complete faraday shielding of capacitive coupling for an inductively-coupled plasma
Patent Number: 7,605,008

Inventors: Chuang; Chin-Ku (Taipei, TW), Wang; Wen-Chieh (Taipei, TW), Chang; Kao-Wen (Taipei, TW)
Title: Rotating display mounting structure
Patent Number: 6,958,904

Inventors: Chung; Chu-Yun (Taipei City, TW)
Title: Portable shoe
Patent Number: 7,603,797

Inventors: Chung; Chun-Neng (Pingtung County, TW)
Title: Apparatus for generating electric power using wind energy
Patent Number: 7,605,491

Inventors: Chung; Heon Ho (Laguna Niguel, CA)
Title: Methods and devices for preventing media errors due to media scratches
Patent Number: 8,565,053

Inventors: Chvala; John R. (Grafton, WI)
Title: Retractable bipod assembly for firearm
Patent Number: 8,567,106

Inventors: Cifter; Umit (Istanbul, TR), Turkyilmaz; Ali (Istanbul, TR), Murat Uzer; Ibrahim (Istanbul, TR), Terkinli; Alper (Istanbul, TR), Oner; Levent (Ankara, TR)
Title: Dual release oral tablet compositions of dexlansoprazole
Patent Number: 8,563,034

Inventors: Cifter; Umit (Istanbul, TR), Turkyilmaz; Ali (Istanbul, TR), Murat Uzer; Ibrahim (Istanbul, TR), Terkinli; Alper (Istanbul, TR), Oner; Levent (Ankara, TR)
Title: Oral tablet compositions of dexlansoprazole
Patent Number: 8,563,035

Inventors: Cimenti; Giovanni (Bertrange, LU), Lonardi; Emile (Bascharage, LU), Thillen; Guy (Diekirch, LU)
Title: Hopper-loading method and installation
Patent Number: 7,604,447

Inventors: Citron; Joel David (Wilmington, DE), Samuels; Michael Robert (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Polymeric drumsticks
Patent Number: 6,960,712

Inventors: Cizek; Nicholas Charles (Superior, CO), Weaver; Samuel Paul (Boulder, CO)
Title: One-to-M wavelength routing element
Patent Number: 6,959,132

Inventors: Clark, Jr.; William M. (Santa Barbara, CA), Chow; Lap Wai (South Pasadena, CA), Harbison; Gavin (Marina del Rey, CA), Ouyang; Paul (San Jose, CA)
Title: Programmable connection and isolation of active regions in an integrated circuit using ambiguous features to confuse a reverse engineer
Patent Number: 8,564,073

Inventors: Clark; James M. (Verona, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for generating an interleaved code
Patent Number: 6,959,030

Inventors: Clarke; Graham (West Kelowna, CA)
Title: Junction box locator
Patent Number: 8,567,083

Inventors: Cobb; Tony A. (Wyoming, MI)
Title: Heated rain gutter guard
Patent Number: 6,959,512

Inventors: Codilian; Raffi (Irvine, CA), Ell; Travis E. (Foothill Ranch, CA)
Title: Disk drive control system having a servo processing accelerator circuit
Patent Number: 6,958,881

Inventors: Coffey; Aedan Diarmuid Cailean (Kilkenny, IE), Harnett; Derek Christopher (Stillorgan, IE)
Title: Fibre channel diagnostics in a storage enclosure
Patent Number: 6,961,767

Inventors: Cohen; Raphael (Geneva, CH)
Title: Sealing device for watch crown
Patent Number: 7,604,397

Inventors: Cohn; John M. (Richland, VT), Flemming; Mark J. (Essex Junction, VT), Malinowski; John C. (Jericho, VT), Swanke; Karl V. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Methods for reading a feature pattern from a packaged die
Patent Number: 8,565,510

Inventors: Colbert; John Lee (Byron, MN), Eckberg; Eric Alan (Rochester, MN), Hamilton; Roger Duane (Rochester, MN), Hoffmeyer; Mark Kenneth (Rochester, MN), Mikhail; Amanda Elisa Ennis (Rochester, MN), Sinha; Arvind Kumar (Rochester, MN)
Title: Mounting a heat sink in thermal contact with an electronic component
Patent Number: 7,606,033

Inventors: Colby; D. Scot (Elk Grove Village, IL)
Title: Corrugated container
Patent Number: 6,959,813

Inventors: Colignon; Christophe (Levallois Perret, FR)
Title: System for assisting in the regeneration of depollution means integrated into an exhaust line of a motor vehicle diesel engine
Patent Number: 7,603,850

Inventors: Colignon; Christophe (Levallois Perret, FR)
Title: System for assisting in the regeneration of motor vehicle depollution means
Patent Number: 7,603,851

Inventors: Collignon; Carlo Gomez Espana (Jalisco, MX)
Title: Hydraulic atuator device for raising and lowering a seat and lid
Patent Number: 8,566,970

Inventors: Concialdi; John P. (Redondo Beach, CA)
Title: Air intake device for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 6,959,679

Inventors: Cong; Wei-Dong (Shenzhen, CN), Chen; Guo-Yi (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Expansion card and motherboard for supporting the expansion card
Patent Number: 8,566,500

Inventors: Conklin; Gregory J. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Automatic deinterlacing and inverse telecine
Patent Number: 7,605,866

Inventors: Connell; Michael L. (Duncan, OK)
Title: Downhole ball drop tool
Patent Number: 6,959,766

Inventors: Connelly; Michael Robert (Kanata, CA), Hutton; Neil (Ottawa, CA)
Title: System and method for detecting rack fault condition of passenger boarding bridge lift columns
Patent Number: 7,603,734

Inventors: Cooper; David H. (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Dental video imaging system
Patent Number: 6,958,766

Inventors: Cosci; Michael (San Jose, CA), Green; Paul (Hollister, CA), Helf; Garth Wade (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method for yield improvement of manufactured products
Patent Number: 6,961,635

Inventors: Coss, Jr.; Elfido (Austin, TX), Cowan; Patrick M. (Pflugerville, TX), Markle; Richard J. (Austin, TX), Tse; Tom (Austin, TX)
Title: Fault detection and control methodologies for ion implantation processes, and system for performing same
Patent Number: 6,960,774

Inventors: Costas; Dan Nicolaus (Apollo Beach, FL), Costas; Alexander Nicholas (Apollo Beach, FL)
Title: Dual intake wave energy converter
Patent Number: 8,564,152

Inventors: Cote; Andre (Williamstown, NJ), Soler Bonnin; Luis Francisco (Guanica, PR)
Title: Smart corrugated cardboard
Patent Number: 7,605,708

Inventors: Cotter; David (Woodbridge, GB), Lucek; Julian K (Ipswich, GB)
Title: Communication network
Patent Number: 6,959,151

Inventors: Couper; Denise (Perth, GB), Somers, Jr.; Charles H. (North Canton, OH), Drummond; Jay Paul (Massillon, OH), Smith; Mark D. (North Canton, OH), Putman; Harold V. (Canal Fulton, OH)
Title: Cash dispensing automated banking machine system and communication method
Patent Number: 7,606,767

Inventors: Craghead; John W. (Llano, TX)
Title: Kitchen cooktop system
Patent Number: 7,604,001

Inventors: Cragun; Brian John (Rochester, MN), Petri; John Edward (Lewiston, MN)
Title: Automatically making changes in a document in a content management system based on a change by a user to other content in the document
Patent Number: 8,566,338

Inventors: Craik; Christopher J. (Austin, TX), Hofstee; H. Peter (Austin, TX), Jamsek; Damir A. (Austin, TX), Li; Jian (Austin, TX)
Title: Run-ahead approximated computations
Patent Number: 8,566,576

Inventors: Crespo; Joāo Goulāo (Lisboa, PT), Reis; Marla d'Acensao Miranda (Lisboa, PT)
Title: Treatment of aqueous media containing electrically charged compounds
Patent Number: 6,960,299

Inventors: Crisp; Harry Lee (Marion, IL)
Title: Appliance with dispenser
Patent Number: 8,565,917

Inventors: Croak; Marian (Fair Haven, NJ), Eslambolchi; Hossein (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for routing a call to a subject matter expert via a packet network
Patent Number: 8,565,409

Inventors: Crue; Billy Wayne (Pittsburgh, PA), Minor; Michael Kevin (Gibsonia, PA), Bojko; Richard Joseph (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Method of making a recording head
Patent Number: 6,959,483

Inventors: Cuellar; Jorge (Baierbrunn, DE), Horn; Guenther (Munich, DE)
Title: Method and system for veryfying the authenticity of a first communication participants in a communications network
Patent Number: 8,565,429

Inventors: Cui; Jingyu (Katy, TX), Engwall; Erik Edwin (Houston, TX), Johnston; John William (Kingwood, TX), Joshi; Mahendra Ladharam (Katy, TX), Wellington; Scott Lee (Bellaire, TX)
Title: Systems and processes of operating fuel cell systems
Patent Number: 8,563,186

Inventors: Cuomo; Angelo V. (Staten Island, NY)
Title: Carrier and method
Patent Number: 7,604,115

Inventors: Currie; Marvin Kirk (Spring, TX)
Title: Sand wedge with an interchangeable faceplate
Patent Number: 7,604,550

Inventors: Curtis; Brian Michael (Orion Township, MI), Clark; Jeffrey A. (Sterling Heights, MI), Kremer; Maria T. (Armada, MI), Lichtinger; Harald (Auburn Hills, MI), Dingman; Michael Allan (Lake Orion, MI)
Title: Belt force sensor
Patent Number: 6,959,779

Inventors: Cylinder; David A. (New Egypt, NJ)
Title: Dual wing-pair air vehicle
Patent Number: 6,959,895

Inventors: Czagas; Joseph A. (Palm Bay, FL), Woodbury; Dustin A. (Indian Harbour Beach, FL), Beasom; James D. (Melbourne Village, FL)
Title: Method of forming an integrated circuit having a device wafer with a diffused doped backside layer
Patent Number: 7,605,052

Inventors: Czekanski; Marek (Toronto, Ontario, CA)
Title: Math game and method
Patent Number: 7,604,237

Inventors: da Costa Garcia; Miguel Angelo (Lisbon, PT), Vilela Pimentel; Madalena Maria (Lisbon, PT), Sousa de Sao Jose; Carlos Jorge (Lisbon, PT)
Title: Antibacterial phage peptides and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 8,563,504

Inventors: Dabrowski; Jurek (Taby, SE), Sawicki; Andrzej (Marsta, SE)
Title: Directional coupler
Patent Number: 7,605,676

Inventors: Daellenbach; Lukas (Boeblingen, DE), Gaugler; Elmar (Boeblingen, DE), Richter; Ralf (Boeblingen, DE)
Title: Optimized buffer placement based on timing and capacitance assertions
Patent Number: 8,566,774

Inventors: Dahan; Mazal (Mazkeret Batia, IL), Gorodetsky; Raphael (Jerusalem, IL)
Title: Peptides and pharmaceutical compositions for treating connective tissue
Patent Number: 8,563,514

Inventors: Daicho; Yoshinao (Shizuoka, JP), Kajiyama; Shigetoshi (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Vehicle headlamp apparatus
Patent Number: 6,960,005

Inventors: Daigle; Brian K. (Marietta, GA)
Title: Caller identification of recipient that answered a simultaneous or routed communication
Patent Number: 7,606,357

Inventors: Dale; Mark (Laguna Hills, CA), Hartman; David (Laguna Hills, CA), Lin; Dorothy (Laguna Beach, CA), Brescia; Rocco (Newport Coast, CA), Gin; Alan (Corona Del Mar, CA), Bhaskaran; Ravi (Irvine, CA), Chien; Jen-chieh (Lake Forest, CA), Fanous; Adel (Irvine, CA)
Title: Explicit congestion notification for DOCSIS based broadband communication systems
Patent Number: 7,606,188

Inventors: Dalton; Timothy J. (Ridgefield, CT), Fitzsimmons; John A. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Gambino; Jeffrey P. (Westford, VT), Nicholson; Lee M. (Katonah, NY), Simon; Andrew H. (Fishkill, NY), Stamper; Anthony K. (Williston, VT)
Title: Interconnect structure improvements
Patent Number: 6,960,519

Inventors: Daly; Lewis J. (Fayetteville, NY)
Title: Closed loop work station bioremediation using mini-reactor cartridges
Patent Number: 7,604,988

Inventors: Daneshrad; Babak (Encino, CA), Oberli; Christian (Santiago, CL), Bhatia; Jatin (Los Angeles, CA), Shah; Yogendra (Exton, PA)
Title: Generalized rake receiver for wireless communication
Patent Number: 7,606,295

Inventors: Dang; Nam V. (San Diego, CA), Remple; Terrence B. (San Diego, CA), Chen; Zhiqin (San Diego, CA)
Title: Wide input bit-rate, power efficient PWM decoder
Patent Number: 8,564,365

Inventors: Dao; Son Trong (Stuttgart, DE), Haess; Juergen Georg (Schoenaich, DE), Kroener; Michael Klaus (Ehningen, DE), Mueller; Silvia Melitta (Altdorf, DE), Preiss; Jochen (Boeblingen, DE)
Title: Distributed residue-checking of a floating point unit
Patent Number: 8,566,383

Inventors: Das; Srinjoy (Solana Beach, CA), Crary; Philip (Mission Viejo, CA), Raykhman; Alexander (Irvine, CA)
Title: System and method for improving throughput of data transfers using a shared non-deterministic bus
Patent Number: 8,566,491

Inventors: Dattwyler; Raymond J. (Setauket, NY), Gomes-Solecki; Maria J. C. (New York, NY), Luft; Benjamin J. (East Setauket, NY), Dunn; John J. (Bellport, NY)
Title: Recombinant constructs of Borrelia burgdorferi
Patent Number: 7,605,248

Inventors: Daum; Douglas R. (Oakdale, MN), Ni; Quan (Shoreview, MN)
Title: Calibration of adaptive-rate pacing using intrinsic chronotropic response
Patent Number: 7,606,616

Inventors: Dawkes; Martyn James (Caterham, GB), Holloway; Christopher James (Woking, GB)
Title: Determining the progress of adoption and alignment of information technology capabilities and on-demand capabilities by an organization
Patent Number: 8,566,147

Inventors: Dawson; Erika M. (Tucson, AZ), Peake; Jonathan W. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Apparatus and method to maintain information by assigning one or more storage attributes to each of a plurality of logical volumes
Patent Number: 6,961,811

Inventors: Day; Eric W. (Ypsilanti, MI)
Title: Cargo cover assemblies for vehicles
Patent Number: 7,604,272

Inventors: De Lange; Ben (Munstergeleen, NL), Castelijns; Anna Maria Cornelia Francisca (Spaubeek, NL), De Vries; Johannes Gerardus (Maastricht, NL), De Vries; Andreas Hendrikus Maria (Maastricht, NL), Boogers; Jeroen Antonius Franciscus (Maastricht, NL), Broxterman; Quirinus Bernardus (Munstergeleen, NL)
Title: Convergent synthesis of renin inhibitors and intermediates useful therein
Patent Number: 8,563,279

Inventors: De Pasquale; Andrea (Madrid, ES), Dominguez Romero; Francisco Javier (Madrid, ES)
Title: Method for dynamically setting the number of HS-SCCH channels to be used on a cell
Patent Number: 8,565,171

Inventors: Deadman; John Joseph (Carlton, AU), Jones; Eric Dale (Bentleigh East, AU), Le; Giang Thanh (Lower Templestowe, AU), Rhodes; David Ian (Heidelberg Heights, AU), Theinthong; Neeranat (Malvern, AU), Van de Graff; Nicholas Andrew (Prahran, AU), Winfield; Lisa Jane (St. Kilda West, AU)
Title: Compounds having antiviral properties
Patent Number: 8,563,562

Inventors: DeAngelis; Paul (Edmond, OK)
Title: DNA encoding hyaluronan synthase from Pasteurella multocida and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,604,973

Inventors: Deaver, Sr.; Brian J. (Fallston, MD)
Title: System, device and method for determining power line equipment degradation
Patent Number: 8,566,046

Inventors: DeCristofaro; Nicholas J. (Chatham, NJ), Ngo; Dung A. (Morris Plains, NJ), Bye, Jr.; Richard L. (Morristown, NJ), Stamatis; Peter J. (Morristown, NJ), Fish; Gordon E. (Upper Montclair, NJ)
Title: Amorphous metal stator for a radial-flux electric motor
Patent Number: 6,960,860

Inventors: Deetz; Randall (Costa Mesa, CA)
Title: Organized data removal or redirection from a cloning process to enable cloning a larger system to a smaller system
Patent Number: 8,566,288

Inventors: Del Soldato; Piero (Monza, IT)
Title: Nitrate esters of corticoid compounds and pharmaceutical applications thereof
Patent Number: 7,605,151

Inventors: Deloron; Philippe Lucien (Paris, FR), Tuikue Ndam; Nicaise George (Paris, FR), Bertin; Gwladys Irenee (Neuilly Plaisance, FR), David; Peter (Paris, FR), Bischoff; Emmanuel (Boulogne-Billancourt, FR), Proux; Caroline Stephanie (Montigny le Bretonneux, FR), Coppee; Jean-Yves (Paris, FR), Salanti; Ali (Broenshoj, DK), Lavstsen; Thomas (Hoersholm, DK)
Title: Polynucleotides and polypeptides involved in gestational malaria, and biological applications
Patent Number: 8,563,008

Inventors: Denisco; Christopher R. (Key Biscayne, FL)
Title: Stretching machine
Patent Number: 7,604,583

Inventors: Denneau; Monty M. (Brewster, NY), Hochschild; Peter H. (New York, NY), Swetz; Richard A. (Mahopac, NY), Warren, Jr.; Henry S. (Ossining, NY)
Title: Methods for routing packets on a linear array of processors
Patent Number: 6,961,782

Inventors: Denny; Lawrence A. (Moore, OK), Patterson; Edward E. (Humble, TX)
Title: Oilfield equipment identification method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,606,682

Inventors: Deonarine; Victor I. (Schaumberg, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus to extend and retract a temperature indicator stick
Patent Number: 6,960,043

Inventors: Deprez; Pierre (Thiasis, FR), Patek; Marcel (Neratovice, CZ)
Title: Urea derivatives, method for preparing same, use thereof as medicines, pharmaceutical compositions and novel use
Patent Number: 7,605,261

Inventors: Dershem; Stephen M. (San Diego, CA), Liu; Puwei (San Diego, CA)
Title: Thermosetting resin compositions containing maleimide and/or vinyl compounds
Patent Number: 6,960,636

Inventors: Desineni; Rao H. (Essex Junction, VT), Kassab; Maroun (Essex Junction, VT), Kusko; Mary P. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Pastel; Leah M. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Insertion of faults in logic model used in simulation
Patent Number: 8,566,059

Inventors: Dettinger; Richard D. (Rochester, MN), Kolz; Daniel P. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Model entity operations in query results
Patent Number: 7,606,829

Inventors: Dettinger; Richard D. (Rochester, MN), Kulack; Frederick A. (Rochester, MN), Paterson; Kevin G. (San Antonio, TX), Wenzel; Shannon E. (Colby, WI)
Title: Web service discovery via data abstraction model augmented by field relationship identification
Patent Number: 8,566,364

Inventors: Di Cintio; Achille (Pescara, IT), Pesce; Antonella (Pescara, IT), Carlucci; Giovanni (Chieti, IT), Gagliardini; Alessandro (Jesi, IT)
Title: Articles having an odor control system comprising a cationic polysaccharide and an odor controlling agent
Patent Number: 6,960,655

Inventors: Diab; Wael William (San Francisco, CA), Ilyadis; Nicholas (Merrimack, NH), Panguluri; Sesha Thalpasai (Cupertino, CA)
Title: System and method for exchanging channel, physical layer and data layer information and capabilities
Patent Number: 8,565,111

Inventors: Dick; Stephen G. (Nesconset, NY), Zeira; Eldad (Trumbull, CT)
Title: Uplink scrambling code assignment for a random access channel
Patent Number: 6,958,989

Inventors: Dickens; James Edward (Ocoee, FL)
Title: Personalized computer fonts
Patent Number: 6,958,755

Inventors: Dingell; Charles W. (Friendswood, TX), Quintana; Clemente E. (Houston, TX), Le; Suy (League City, TX), Clark; Michael R. (LaPorte, TX), Cloutier; Robert E. (Webster, TX), Hafermalz; David Scott (Houston, TX)
Title: Heat rejection sublimator
Patent Number: 7,604,782

Inventors: Discko, Jr.; John J. (Trumbull, CT)
Title: Single patient dose medicament dispenser with applicator
Patent Number: 6,959,808

Inventors: Dittmar; Oliver (Stuttgart, DE), Koehler; Tina (Heidelberg, DE), Pfeuffer; Johannes (Heidelberg, DE), Woerner; Harald (Wiesloch, DE)
Title: Method and device for simulating process flows in the graphic industry
Patent Number: 7,606,786

Inventors: Doi; Nobuhiro (Chiba, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
Patent Number: 8,564,624

Inventors: Donello; John E. (Dana Point, CA), Beard; Richard L. (Newport Beach, CA), Schweighoffer; Fabien J. (Val-de-marne, FR)
Title: S1P3 receptor inhibitors for treating pain
Patent Number: 8,563,594

Inventors: Donnelly; Douglas F. (Hartford, CT)
Title: Removable firing pin and safety for revolvers
Patent Number: 8,567,104

Inventors: Dorsch; Dieter (Ober-Ramstadt, DE), Boettcher; Henning (Darmstadt, DE), Arlt; Michael (Seeheim, DE), Seyfried; Christoph (Seeheim-Jugenheim, DE), Bartoszyk; Gerd (Weiterstadt, DE), Harting; Juergen (Darmstadt, DE), Gottschlich; Rudolf (Reinheim, DE)
Title: Heterocyclic aminoalkylpyridine derivatives as psychopharmaceuticals
Patent Number: 6,960,599

Inventors: Drechsler; Arthur J. (Flushing, NY)
Title: Uniquely multi-functional exercise device
Patent Number: 7,604,576

Inventors: Drescher; Dirk (Langebruck, DE), Tews; Helmut (Poughkeepsie, NY), Schrems; Martin (Langebruck, DE), Wurzer; Helmut (Dresden, DE)
Title: Process for fabrication of a semiconductor component having a tungsten oxide layer
Patent Number: 6,960,541

Inventors: Dronge; Mark (Tenafly, NJ), Amels; David Anthony (Woodridge, NJ)
Title: Musical instrument effects processor
Patent Number: 8,565,450

Inventors: Drori; Zeev (Ashdod, IL), Samoylova; Anastasia (Singapore, SG), Sizov; Vladimir (Singapore, SG)
Title: Gas turbine engine system with water recycling feature
Patent Number: 8,567,177

Inventors: Du; Xiaoping (Willowbrook, IL), Xi; Xiaodong (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Modulation of platelet aggregation
Patent Number: 8,563,690

Inventors: Dukart; Anton (Gerlingen, DE)
Title: Device for impact detection
Patent Number: 7,603,950

Inventors: Dunn Berger; Deanna Postles (Poughkeepsie, NY), Drapala; Garrett M. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Fee; Michael F. (Cold Spring, NY), Sonnelitter, III; Robert J. (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Management of multipurpose command queues in a multilevel cache hierarchy
Patent Number: 8,566,532

Inventors: Dunn; James M. (Fresno, CA), Stern; Edith H. (Boca Raton, FL), Willner; Barry E. (Briarcliff Manor, NY)
Title: Secure entry of a user-identifier in a publicly positioned device
Patent Number: 6,959,389

Inventors: Dupelle; Michael R. (N. Attleboro, MA)
Title: Multi-configuration defibrillation connector
Patent Number: 6,961,611

Inventors: Dupelle; Michael R. (N. Attleboro, MA), Parascandola; Michael (Londonderry, NH), Cordaro; Marc (Sudbury, MA), Reilly; George (Chelmsford, MA), Craige, III; David N. (Attleboro, MA)
Title: Breakaway electrical connections for defibrillation electrode package
Patent Number: 8,565,901

Inventors: Durham; Timothy E. (Palm Bay, FL), Rawnick; James J. (Palm Bay, FL)
Title: Reflector antenna system including a phased array antenna having a feed-through zone and related methods
Patent Number: 6,958,738

Inventors: Duven; Dennis J. (Silver Spring, MD)
Title: Adaptive Kalman Filter process for controlling an ensemble clock
Patent Number: 6,958,951

Inventors: Dworatzek; Klemens (Edingen, DE), Bauder; Ralf (Ketsch, DE)
Title: Filter apparatus
Patent Number: 7,604,128

Inventors: Dyatkin; Alexey B. (Maple Glen, PA), Maryanoff; Bruce E. (Forest Grove, PA), Hoekstra; William J. (Chapel Hill, NC), He; Wei (Hillsborough, PA), Kinney; William A. (Newtown, PA)
Title: Aza-bridged-bicyclic amino acid derivatives as .alpha.4 integrin antagonists
Patent Number: 6,960,597

Inventors: Dykstra; Jason D. (Addison, TX)
Title: Methods for managing flow control valves in process systems
Patent Number: 7,606,636

Inventors: Ebisawa; Yoshimitsu (Koganei, JP)
Title: Telephone system, telephone exchange apparatus, and connection control method used in telephone exchange apparatus
Patent Number: 8,565,224

Inventors: Echeruo; Ugonna C. (Worcester, MA), Chrysos; George Z. (Milford, MA), Crawford; John H. (Saratoga, CA), Mukherjee; Shubhendu S. (Framingham, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for protecting TLB's VPN from soft errors
Patent Number: 7,607,048

Inventors: Eduri; Eswar M. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Forwarding information base lookup method
Patent Number: 7,606,236

Inventors: Edwards; Gail E. (Toms River, NJ), Kowalski; Thomas P. (Little Egg Harbor, NJ)
Title: Just in time wiring information system
Patent Number: 7,606,642

Inventors: Eger; Edmond (Tiburon, CA)
Title: Method of anesthesia
Patent Number: 7,605,184

Inventors: Ehrhart; Peter (Munchen, DE), Scherg; Christof (Penzberg, DE), Weck; Werner (Starnberg, DE)
Title: Electric drive system, especially for vehicles
Patent Number: 6,959,237

Inventors: Elco; Richard A. (Mechanicsburg, PA)
Title: Waveguide and backplane systems with at least one mode suppression gap
Patent Number: 6,960,970

Inventors: Eldridge; Benjamin N. (Danville, CA), Reynolds; Carl V. (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Probe card covering system and method
Patent Number: 6,960,923

Inventors: Eldridge; Gary R. (Encinitas, CA)
Title: Inhibition of biofilm formation
Patent Number: 7,604,978

Inventors: Eldring; Joachim (Louisville, CO), Mynatt; Blake (Broomfield, CO), Malone; Kevin (Boulder, CO), Adams; Rich (Boulder, CO)
Title: Method for making hermetically sealed transmitter optical subassembly
Patent Number: 6,960,032

Inventors: Elior; Ariel (Modi'in, IL), Weiss; Alex (Kadima, IL), Vashdi; Shmuel (Kfar-Saba, IL)
Title: Method for homogenizing the exposure of the different beams in a multi beam plotter
Patent Number: 6,961,146

Inventors: Emura; Takashi (Shizuoka, JP), Haneishi; Tsuyoshi (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Method for preparing nitrogen-containing compounds
Patent Number: 6,960,689

Inventors: Endo; Hiroshi (Asaka, JP)
Title: Image-taking apparatus
Patent Number: 7,606,479

Inventors: Endo; Takayuki (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Control apparatus for vibration type actuator and electronic apparatus using it
Patent Number: 6,960,853

Inventors: Engel; Jurgen (Alzenau, DE), Wichert; Burkhard (Bielefeld, DE), Sauerbier; Dieter (Halle, DE), Sauerbier, legal representative; Gudrun (Halle, DE), Reissmann; Thomas (Luneberg, DE)
Title: Oligopeptide lyophilisate, their preparation and use
Patent Number: 7,605,121

Inventors: Enzelberger; Markus M. (Esslingen, DE), Liu; Jian (Pasadena, CA), Quake; Stephen R. (San Marino, CA)
Title: Nucleic acid amplification utilizing microfluidic devices
Patent Number: 6,960,437

Inventors: Epstein; Samuel J. (Lynnfield, MA), Naimark; Wendy (Cambridge, MA), Mickley; Tim (Elk River, MN)
Title: Methods for directly injecting plug forming materials from a catheter
Patent Number: 7,604,620

Inventors: Erfling; Cordt (Paderborn, DE), Lubbers; Rainer (Paderborn, DE), Rostek; Wilfried (Paderborn, DE), Finke; Tim (Bielefeld, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method for measuring structural parts
Patent Number: 7,605,929

Inventors: Erhardt; Paul W. (Toledo, OH), Khupse; Rahul (Toledo, OH), Sarver; Jefferey G. (Toledo, OH), Cleveland; Thomas E. (New Orleans, LA), Boue; Stephen M. (New Orleans, LA), Wiese; Thomas E. (New Orleans, LA), Burow; Matthew E. (New Orleans, LA), McLachlan; John A. (New Orleans, LA)
Title: Methods for synthesizing glycinols, glyceollins I and II, compositions of selected intermediates, and therapeutic uses thereof
Patent Number: 8,563,599

Inventors: Erwin; Brian Michael (Lagrangeville, NY), Melville; Ian D. (Highland, NY), Misra; Ekta (Fishkill, NY), Scott; George John (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Coaxial solder bump support structure
Patent Number: 8,563,416

Inventors: Evans; Glenn F. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Methods and systems for synchronizing data streams
Patent Number: 6,959,338

Inventors: Evans; Jesse R. (Inman, SC), Niemitalo; Bruce D. (Inman, SC)
Title: Adjustable drain assembly
Patent Number: 8,566,976

Inventors: Face, III; S. Allen (Wilmington, NC), Frankeny, II; Albert D. (Mt. Pleasant, SC)
Title: Concrete screed with vertically adjustable gate
Patent Number: 7,604,433

Inventors: Fahey; Kim A. (Braintree, MA)
Title: Pregnancy air mattress/raft
Patent Number: 6,959,464

Inventors: Falk; Robert Aaron (Newcastle, WA)
Title: Laser thermal imaging
Patent Number: 8,563,928

Inventors: Famodu; Omolayo O. (Newark, DE), Kinney; Anthony J. (Wilmington, DE), Rafalski; J. Antoni (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic enzymes
Patent Number: 6,960,704

Inventors: Farris, III; Chester A. (Yorba Linda, CA), Lee; Howard W. H. (Saratoga, CA), Wieting; Robert (Simi Valley, CA)
Title: Tandem photovoltaic cell and method using three glass substrate configuration
Patent Number: 8,563,850

Inventors: Farris; David D (Marietta, OH), Rinard; Chauncey J (Newport, OH), Leatherman; Mark D (Elmsford, NY)
Title: Selective hydrosilylation method with alcohol or epoxide reactant and product
Patent Number: 7,605,219

Inventors: Ferentz; Alon (Bat Yam, IL), Blaut; Roni (Netanya, IL)
Title: Controlled bleeder for power supply
Patent Number: 7,605,550

Inventors: Ferguson; Patrick Lee (Cypress, TX)
Title: KVM extension configuration including a USB-to-non-USB adapter to support transmission of USB signals from a host to KVM devices located outside of USB operating ranges
Patent Number: 6,961,798

Inventors: Fernandez Gutierrez; Alvaro (Barcelona, ES)
Title: Methods and apparatus for managing multicast traffic through a switch
Patent Number: 8,565,140

Inventors: Fertig; Erwin (97845 Neustadt/Main, DE), Cord; Thomas (97828 Marktheidenfeld, DE)
Title: Packaging machine
Patent Number: 7,606,631

Inventors: Fiore; Steven J. (Hilton, NY), Soures; Michael Nicholas (Webster, NY)
Title: Rotating flicker bar for cleaning a rotating cleaner roll and for transmitting power to the cleaner roll
Patent Number: 6,961,534

Inventors: Fischer; Adolf (Haar, DE)
Title: Valve operating device for an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 6,959,674

Inventors: Fischer; Axel (Wermsddorf, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for configuring a router, and a computer program product
Patent Number: 7,606,170

Inventors: Fisk; Paul (Princeton, MA)
Title: Automatic sonic/ultrasonic data acquisition device and system
Patent Number: 8,567,252

Inventors: Fisseler; Patrick J. (Missouri City, TX), Goodwin; Anthony R. H. (Sugar Land, TX), Campanac; Pierre (Sugar Land, TX), Still; John W. (Katy, TX)
Title: Downhole corrosion monitoring
Patent Number: 8,564,315

Inventors: Flemming; Diane Garza (Pflugerville, TX), Gholami; Ghadir Robert (Austin, TX), Herescu; Octavian Florin (Austin, TX), Maron; William A (Austin, TX), Srinivas; Mysore Sathyanarayana (Austin, TX)
Title: Managing thermal condition of a memory
Patent Number: 8,566,539

Inventors: Flierl; Rudolf (Kaiserslautern, DE), Mohr; Mark Andy (Tettnang, DE), Volpert; Bastian (Waldsee, DE)
Title: Variable mechanical valve control for an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,603,973

Inventors: Florean; Gilles (Archamps, FR)
Title: Heavy-construction machine
Patent Number: 7,603,856

Inventors: Flowers; Woodie C. (Weston, MA), Bugarin; Cesar (Central Point, OR)
Title: Maintaining cleanliness of birdbaths and other liquid containers
Patent Number: 6,959,665

Inventors: Flynn; William T. (Rochester, MN), Shedivy; David A. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Cryptography methods and apparatus used with a processor
Patent Number: 8,566,607

Inventors: Forth; Bradford J. (Victoria, CA), Cowan; Peter C. (Victoria, CA), Giles; David W. (Sidney, CA), Ki; Chuen Shan Simon (Victoria, CA), Sheppard; Jason D. (Victoria, CA), Van Gorp; John C. (Sidney, CA), Yeo; Jeffrey W. (Saanichton, CA), Teachman; Michael E. (Victoria, CA), Gilbert; Bryan J. (Victoria, CA), Hart; Ronald G. (North Saanich, CA)
Title: Intra-device communications architecture for managing electrical power distribution and consumption
Patent Number: 6,961,641

Inventors: Foster; Robert A. (Brighton, AU)
Title: System and method for real-time pricing with volume discounting
Patent Number: 7,606,744

Inventors: Fouquer; Richard (Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire, FR)
Title: Cutting insert having a limited number of frame faces
Patent Number: 7,604,440

Inventors: Fournier; Bob (Edmonton, CA)
Title: Interlocking ground cover mats
Patent Number: 7,604,431

Inventors: Fox; Jason (Milpitas, CA), Harold; Nathan (Santa Clara, CA), Templin; Barry (Milpitas, CA), Tochterman; Andrew (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Stent mandrel fixture and method for selectively coating surfaces of a stent
Patent Number: 7,604,700

Inventors: Francisco; Michael H. (Menlo Park, CA), Mehra; Subhash (Mumbai, IN), Mehra; Sumeet (Mumbai, IN)
Title: Water filter device for use with individual containers
Patent Number: 7,604,737

Inventors: Fraser; Joseph (Woodstock, GA)
Title: Umbrella having structural rib configured to receive electrical components and associated wiring
Patent Number: 7,604,015

Inventors: Frey; Wilhelm (Palo Alto, CA), Laermer; Franz (Weil Der Stadt, DE), Duenn; Christoph (Gerlingen, DE)
Title: Method for producing integrated microsystems
Patent Number: 6,960,536

Inventors: Fridman; Gene Y (Valencia, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for cochlear implant signal processing
Patent Number: 8,565,890

Inventors: Friesen; Milford E. (Douglas, NE)
Title: Forwardly folding tool bar
Patent Number: 7,604,068

Inventors: Friour; Gerard A. (Chalon-sur-Saone, FR), Poncelet; Olivier J. (Chalon-sur-Saone, FR)
Title: Method for treating an inkjet recording element
Patent Number: 7,604,342

Inventors: Fritz; Rolf K. (Boeblingen, DE), Muller; Andreas (Zurich, CH), Schlipf; Thomas (Boeblingen, DE), Thiele; Daniel (Schladen, DE)
Title: Efficiently implementing a plurality of finite state machines
Patent Number: 8,566,509

Inventors: Fritzberg; Alan R. (Olga, WA)
Title: Skeletal-targeted radiation to treat bone-associated pathologies
Patent Number: 7,605,239

Inventors: Frumker; Evgeny (Beer Sheva, IL), Pade; Ofer (Haifa, IL)
Title: Method and system for evaluating optical disturbances occurring in a supersonic flow field
Patent Number: 6,961,121

Inventors: Frutos; Anthony G. (Painted Post, NY), Gollier; Jacques (Painted Post, NY), Peng; Jinlin (Painted Post, NY), Piech; Garrett A. (Horseheads, NY), Webb; Michael B. (Lindley, NY)
Title: Spatially scanned optical reader system and method for using same
Patent Number: 7,604,984

Inventors: Fu; Jianming (San Jose, CA), Ding; Peijun (San Jose, CA), Xu; Zheng (Foster City, CA)
Title: Rotational and reciprocal radial movement of a sputtering magnetron
Patent Number: 6,960,284

Inventors: Fujii; Kazuhiro (Kawachinagano, JP), Uno; Kouji (Osaka, JP)
Title: Electronic bicycle shift control device
Patent Number: 6,959,939

Inventors: Fujii; Masayasu (Yokkaichi, JP), Sakurai; Toshikazu (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Terminal fitting
Patent Number: 6,960,723

Inventors: Fujii; Toru (Tokyo, JP), Saida; Nobuo (Koganei, JP)
Title: Wallpaper manufacturing method, wallpaper manufacturing apparatus, and program for causing computer to function as wallpaper manufacturing apparatus
Patent Number: 6,959,646

Inventors: Fujii; Toshiya (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: System and method for simultaneously accessing video data and internet page data
Patent Number: 6,959,449

Inventors: Fujii; Yoshio (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Fukumoto; Hiroshi (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Ogawa; Shinpei (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Yokoyama; Yoshinori (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Package and electronic apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,605,467

Inventors: Fujikawa; Yoshihiro (Aichi, JP), Hitomi; Yoshinori (Aichi, JP), Suzuki; Hisaya (Shizuoka, JP), Kobayashi; Akiyoshi (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Camera built-in type rearview mirror device
Patent Number: 6,959,994

Inventors: Fujimoto; Kenichi (Mie, JP), Hibino; Toshiharu (Mie, JP)
Title: Eccentrically oscillating gear device
Patent Number: 7,604,559

Inventors: Fujioka; Toyozo (Chiba, JP), Yamasaki; Hayato (Chiba, JP)
Title: Resist remover composition and method for removing resist using same
Patent Number: 8,563,495

Inventors: Fujisaki; Iwao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication device
Patent Number: 8,565,812

Inventors: Fujiwara; Masamichi (Yokosuka, JP), Teshima; Mitsuhiro (Yokosuka, JP), Takachio; Noboru (Yokosuka, JP), Iwatsuki; Katsumi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Polarization scrambler and optical network using the same
Patent Number: 6,959,152

Inventors: Fukuda; Yoshibumi (Kasama, JP), Yokota; Takeshi (Hitachi, JP), Nonaka; Hisanori (Toride, JP), Watanabe; Norito (Hitachi, JP), Miyake; Toshiyuki (Hitachi, JP), Akagi; Kenji (Hitachi, JP), Morita; Kensuke (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Apparatus, method, program, and recording medium for supporting arrangement of operation areas layout
Patent Number: 8,566,065

Inventors: Fukushima; Akira (Ome, JP)
Title: Iris control method and apparatus for television camera for controlling iris of lens according to video signal, and television camera using the same
Patent Number: 6,958,778

Inventors: Fukushima; Kentaro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Despreading circuit and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,565,286

Inventors: Funane; Nao (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, image forming device, and system and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,564,820

Inventors: Furman; William N. (Fairport, NY), Nieto; John W. (Rochester, NY), Tyler; William L. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Communications device using measured signal-to-noise ratio to adjust phase and frequency tracking
Patent Number: 8,565,324

Inventors: Furubayashi; Hiroki (Atsugi, JP), Oshima; Tadayuki (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Charge element, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,565,648

Inventors: Furukawa; Hisao (Saitama, JP), Miyaguchi; Shoji (Chiba, JP)
Title: Terminal-to-terminal communication connection control method using IP transfer network
Patent Number: 8,565,245

Inventors: Furuta; Haruo (Tokyo, JP), Matsuda; Ryoji (Tokyo, JP), Ueno; Shuichi (Tokyo, JP), Kuroiwa; Takeharu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor tunneling magneto resistance device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,605,420

Inventors: Fusegi; Masaaki (Tochigi-ken, JP), Aikawa; Masashi (Tochigi, JP), Teraoka; Masao (Sano, JP), Tomita; Tetsushi (Utsunomiya, JP), Sudou; Noriyuki (Kanuma, JP)
Title: Actuator and intermissive power transmission device therewith
Patent Number: 6,959,799

Inventors: Galuszka; Andrzej Jaroslaw (Remich, LU)
Title: Mobile telephone equipped for activation of an emergency mode
Patent Number: 8,565,717

Inventors: Ganguli; Seshadri (Sunnyvale, CA), Yu; Sang-Ho (Sunnyvale, CA), Phan; See-Eng (San Jose, CA), Chang; Mei (Saratoga, CA), Khandelwal; Amit (Santa Clara, CA), Ha; Hyoung-Chan (San Jose, CA)
Title: Process for forming cobalt and cobalt silicide materials in tungsten contact applications
Patent Number: 8,563,424

Inventors: Ganz; Howard (North York, CA)
Title: System and method for toy adoption and marketing
Patent Number: 7,604,525

Inventors: Gao; Dayong (Lexington, KY), Van Zant; Gary (Lexington, KY), Cui; XiangDong (Lexington, KY)
Title: Methods and devices for cryopreservation of biological cells and tissues
Patent Number: 7,604,930

Inventors: Garcia Laja; Agustin (Madrid, ES)
Title: Fitting with torsion box, of plastic material reinforced with carbon fibre, for coupling a drive motor / spindle unit for trimming of a horizontal stabiliser of an aircraft
Patent Number: 7,604,200

Inventors: Garcia; Rita Esther (Bogota, CO), Viecco Castillo; Guillermo Andres (Bogota, CO)
Title: Antispattering agent
Patent Number: 8,563,068

Inventors: Garverick; Steven L. (Solon, OH), Nagy; Michael L. (Lawrenceville, GA)
Title: Content addressable control system
Patent Number: 6,961,257

Inventors: Garza; Filiberto D. (Odessa, TX)
Title: Mitigation of harmonic currents and conservation of power in non-linear load systems
Patent Number: 8,564,240

Inventors: Gaske; T. Paul (Rockville, MD), Kepley; Walter R. (Gaithersburg, MD), Casavant; Scott (Germantown, MD), Joseph; Kuriacose (Gaithersburg, MD)
Title: Method and apparatus for background caching of encrypted programming data for later playback
Patent Number: 6,961,430

Inventors: Gaspar; Harand (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Arrangement for verifying randomness of TBEB algorithm in a media access controller
Patent Number: 6,961,313

Inventors: Ge; Chi-Sheng (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Hands-free system and vehicle having same and mobile telephone integrated with same
Patent Number: 8,565,777

Inventors: Ge; Chi-Sheng (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Electronic device with function of recognizing multi-touch inputs and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,564,562

Inventors: Gellman; Barry N. (N. Easton, MA), Morin; Armond A. (Berkeley, MA), Slanda; Jozef (Milford, MA)
Title: Anchoring to soft tissue
Patent Number: 8,562,646

Inventors: Gemin; Paul Robert (Cincinnati, OH), Chung; KiYoung (West Chester, OH)
Title: Blade tip electric machine
Patent Number: 7,603,864

Inventors: Gentil; Hugo (Marburg, DE)
Title: Device for connecting prefabricated concrete sections
Patent Number: 8,567,148

Inventors: Genz; Manfred (Ostercappeln, DE), Schmidt; Hans Ulrich (Osnabrueck, DE), Ullmann; Stefan (Germaringen, DE), Prozeske; Timo (Stemshorn, DE), Meyer; Stefan (Cloppenburg, DE)
Title: Composite material comprising two or more superimposed layers of woods
Patent Number: 8,563,137

Inventors: Gerhards; Ronald H. (Vancouver, CA), Burchill; William (Vancouver, CA), Vos; Gus (Vancouver, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for searching for a pre-defined code in a bit stream
Patent Number: 6,959,053

Inventors: Gessler; Richard J. (Stillwater, MN)
Title: Package assembly
Patent Number: 7,604,114

Inventors: Getreuer; Kurt Walter (Colorado Springs, CO), Stahl; Ronald Paul (Castle Rock, CO)
Title: System for enhanced astigmatic focus signal detection
Patent Number: 6,961,291

Inventors: Geva; Amir (Yokne'am Ilit, IL), Karnin; Ehud (Koranit, IL), Walach; Eugeniusz (Haifa, IL)
Title: Paper and electronic recognizable forms
Patent Number: 7,607,078

Inventors: Ghosh; Debashis (Amherst, NY), Bhatti; Mohinder Singh (Amherst, NY)
Title: Integrated liquid cooled heat sink for electronic components
Patent Number: 7,604,040

Inventors: Ghosh; Tirthankar (Oreland, PA), Thomas; Terence M. (Newark, DE), Wang; Hongyu (Wilmington, DE), Ibbitson; Scott A. (Trappe, PA)
Title: Chemical mechanical polishing composition and methods relating thereto
Patent Number: 8,563,436

Inventors: Giannini; Ambrogio (Russell, MA)
Title: Shoe, boot and skate holder
Patent Number: 7,604,271

Inventors: Gibson; Robert (Port Willunga, AU), Makrides; Maria (Norwood, AU)
Title: Methods and compositions for promoting the respiratory development of an infant
Patent Number: 8,563,611

Inventors: Gieseke; Arnold (Giesen, DE), Hans; Martin (Hildesheim, DE), Schmidt; Gunnar (Wolfenbuettel, DE), Thoms; Dieter (Hildesheim, DE), Mundt; Frieder (Neumuenster, DE)
Title: Method for transmitting location-related data between a main station and a mobile terminal, mobile terminal and main station
Patent Number: 6,960,997

Inventors: Giloh; Ehud (Salford, GB)
Title: Laser modification of complex objects
Patent Number: 6,960,740

Inventors: Gingerich; Richard G. W. (Towanda, PA)
Title: Spherical tungsten disulfide powder
Patent Number: 6,960,556

Inventors: Giron; Danielle (Mulhouse, FR), Hammerschmidt; Walter (Basel, CH), Piechon; Philippe (St. Louis, FR), Polasek; Johanne (Geneva, CH), Schreiner; Andreas (Rheinfelden, CH), Stowasser; Frank (Murg, DE)
Title: Crystalline forms and two solvated forms of 4-amino-5-fluoro-3-[5-(4-methylpiperazin-1-yl)-1H-benzimidazol-2-yl]quino- lin-2(1H)-one lactic acid salts
Patent Number: 8,563,556

Inventors: Gladden, Jr.; Guy W. (Washougal, WA), Merritt; John (Brooklyn, NY), Kallsen; Kent Jeffrey (Jefferson, WI), Alstad; Knute Palmer (Sun Prairie, WI), Gennrich; David James (Fitchburg, WI), Swiencicki; Stanley R. (Whitestone, NY)
Title: Slide mechanism
Patent Number: 8,563,858

Inventors: Glaesener; Pierre (Bissen, LU)
Title: Molding machine and melt channel interface
Patent Number: 7,604,477

Inventors: Gliner; Bradford Evan (Sammamish, WA), Wyler; Allen (Seattle, WA)
Title: Methods for treating essential tremor
Patent Number: 6,959,215

Inventors: Glogowski; Brian (Williston, VT), Fiegener; John D. (Marblehead, MA), Armstrong; Daniel Richard (Fort Thomas, KY), Tinstman; Michael (Malden, MA), Dyhrman; Hans (Burlington, VT), Fowler; John (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Adjustable fitting helmet
Patent Number: 8,566,969

Inventors: Godard; Daniel (Antony, FR)
Title: Scheduling method and system for synchronization of material flows in batch process industry
Patent Number: 8,565,924

Inventors: Gong; Zhengda (Yangzhou, CN), Liang; Quanshun (Yangzhou, CN), Hua; Li (Shanghai, CN), Miao; Xiao Li (Shanghai, CN), Heng; Jianpo (Shanghai, CN)
Title: City electric bus powered by ultracapacitors
Patent Number: 8,564,253

Inventors: Gonnon; Pascal (Villeneuve, FR), Kensicher; Yves (Lozanne, FR), Jacquemet; Christian (Lyons, FR)
Title: Method of improving the mechanical strength, particularly the strength "at young ages" of cement matrices, and the cement matrices obtained thereby
Patent Number: 6,960,624

Inventors: Good; Richard P. (Austin, TX), Cherry; Gregory A. (Austin, TX), Wang; Jin (Austin, TX)
Title: Probability constrained optimization for electrical fabrication control
Patent Number: 6,959,224

Inventors: Gopal; Vinodh (Westboro, MA), Wolrich; Gilbert M. (Framingham, MA), Cutter; Daniel (Maynard, MA), Feghali; Wajdi (Boston, MA), Ottavi; Robert P. (Brookline, NH)
Title: Apparatus and method for generating a Galois-field syndrome
Patent Number: 7,607,068

Inventors: Gorges; Ditmar L. (Brentwood, CA)
Title: Oil sealant-preserving drain odor trap
Patent Number: 6,959,723

Inventors: Goss; Raymond G. (Austin, TX)
Title: Enterprise contact server with enhanced routing features
Patent Number: 8,565,222

Inventors: Gouke; Takashi (Higashine, JP)
Title: Perpendicular magnetic recording medium and magnetic storage apparatus
Patent Number: 7,604,879

Inventors: Grajcar; Zdenko (Crystal, MN)
Title: Apparatus and methods for thermal management of light emitting diodes
Patent Number: 8,564,956

Inventors: Granat; Stanley M. (Baldwinsville, NY)
Title: Method and means to implement a current follower operation of a buck mode, switching power supply
Patent Number: 8,564,271

Inventors: Greenbaum; Frederic (Stamford, CT), Cortese; Michael (London, GB), Ng; Waikit (Stamford, CT)
Title: Global compliance system
Patent Number: 7,606,747

Inventors: Greenberg; David C. (Sonoma, CA), Jin; Kunlin (Novato, CA), Mao; Xiao Ou (Novato, CA), Xie; Lin (Novato, CA), Sun; Yunjuan (Novato, CA), Childs; Jocelyn (Oakland, CA)
Title: Neurogenerative or neurotrophic factors for mitigating a symptom of ischemia
Patent Number: 7,605,128

Inventors: Greene; Paul Llewellyn (Leesburg, VA)
Title: Shipping container security process
Patent Number: 8,564,410

Inventors: Griffin; John (Hope Mills, NC)
Title: Conditioning apparatus
Patent Number: 7,603,791

Inventors: Groeger; Klaus-Erwin (Diekholzen, DE), Fricke; Ulrich (Nordstemmen, DE)
Title: Method for masking interruptions on playback of received radio signals
Patent Number: 6,961,548

Inventors: Gross; Harald (Langebrueck, DE), Deus; Carsten (Dresden, DE)
Title: Method and device for producing stoichiometry gradients and layer systems
Patent Number: 8,563,084

Inventors: Gross; Helmut (Hofheim, DE), Bauer; Werner (Hanau, DE), Becker; Gerhard (Eppstein, DE), Gottschalk; Gerd (Kelkheim, DE), Neubauer; Richard (Seligenstadt, DE), Schneider; Horst (Hofheim, DE), Stemmer; Frank (Babenhausen, DE)
Title: Device for die cutting a stack consisting of sheet-type materials
Patent Number: 6,959,634

Inventors: Gross; Thomas R. (Rueschlikon, CH), Karjoth; Guenter (Rueschlikon, CH)
Title: Access control in data processing systems
Patent Number: 8,566,906

Inventors: Grupp; Markus (Oberdischingen, DE), Schmidt; Dieter (Weissenhorn, DE)
Title: Hermetic high frequency module and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 6,958,669

Inventors: Gschwind; Franz Xaver (Munchen, DE)
Title: Load measuring device
Patent Number: 7,603,920

Inventors: Gualtieri; Devlin M. (Ledgewood, NJ)
Title: Air-core transformer position sensor
Patent Number: 7,605,585

Inventors: Guelow; Karsten (Heidelberg, DE), Kaminski; Marcin (Dossenheim, DE), Kiessling; Michael (Dossenheim, DE), Krammer; Peter H. (Heidelberg, DE)
Title: Methods and compounds for treating diseases caused by reactive oxygen species
Patent Number: 8,563,500

Inventors: Gumpoldsberger; Thomas (Ennskraftstr. 21, AT)
Title: Drive axle for a light vehicle
Patent Number: 7,604,562

Inventors: Gunther; Wolfgang (Planegg, DE), Kolb; Hans Jochen (Munchen, DE)
Title: Use of stem cells and CD6 depleted stem cells for the induction of tolerance to allogenic transplants and/or for the treatment of leukemia
Patent Number: 8,562,968

Inventors: Guo; Baining (Bellevue, WA), Lin; Steve (Beijing, CN), Shum; Heung-Yeung (Beijing, CN), Xu; Ying-Qing (Beijing, CN), Chen; Yanyun (Beijing, CN)
Title: Macrostructure modeling with microstructure reflectance slices
Patent Number: 6,961,058

Inventors: Guo; Li-Wen (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Start-up control apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,566,623

Inventors: Guo; Xing-Cai (Tracy, CA), Kercher; Dan S. (Santa Cruz, CA), Marchon; Bruno (Palo Alto, CA), Mate; Charles M. (San Jose, CA), Wu; Tsai-Wei (San Jose, CA)
Title: Release layer and resist material for master tool and stamper tool
Patent Number: 7,604,836

Inventors: Guo; Zongru (Beijing, CN), Cheng; Guifang (Beijing, CN), Chu; Fengming (Beijing, CN), Hu; Wen Hui (Beijing, CN), Xu; Zhi Bin (Beijing, CN), Bai; Ai Ping (Beijing, CN)
Title: Sulfonyl-containing 2,3-diarylindole compounds, methods for making same, and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 6,960,611

Inventors: Gupta; Binita (San Diego, CA), Chen; An Mei (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for flow data acquisition in a multi-frequency network
Patent Number: 8,565,799

Inventors: Gupta; Karan (San Jose, CA), Jain; Reshu (San Jose, CA), Pucha; Himabindu (San Jose, CA), Sarkar; Prasenjit (San Jose, CA), Subhraveti; Dinesh K. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Application recovery in a file system
Patent Number: 8,566,636

Inventors: Gur; Turgut M. (Palo Alto, CA), Mitchell; Reginald E. (Oakland, CA), Lee; Andrew C. (Stanford, CA), Li; Siwen (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Integrated dry gasification fuel cell system for conversion of solid carbonaceous fuels
Patent Number: 8,563,183

Inventors: Gurary; Alexander I. (Bridgewater, NJ), Kraus; Joseph Arthur (Hamilton, NJ), Paranjpe; Ajit (Basking Ridge, NJ), Quinn; William E. (Whitehouse Station, NJ), Crewe; David Albert (Basking Ridge, NJ)
Title: Sectional wafer carrier
Patent Number: 8,562,746

Inventors: Gustafson; John R. (Los Gatos, CA), Larson; Nils E. (San Jose, CA), Engwall; Mats A. (San Juan Bautista, CA)
Title: Shock isolation bearings and travel limit gaps in a spindle motor and disk drive using the same
Patent Number: 6,961,212

Inventors: Gustafsson; Anders (Billdal, SE), Widlund; Urban (Molnlycke, SE)
Title: Absorbent pants
Patent Number: 6,960,197

Inventors: Gwathmey; Judith K. (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Iron chelator delivery system
Patent Number: 6,960,560

Inventors: Ha; Jae-kook (Yongin-si, KR), Chung; Kyu-ha (Seoul, KR), Chu; Chang-woong (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Joo-hyeon (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 8,564,195

Inventors: Ha; Tae-hyeun (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for creating stereo image according to frequency characteristics of input image and method and apparatus for reproducing the created stereo image
Patent Number: 8,565,517

Inventors: Haase; William T. (Granville, OH)
Title: Methods, systems and program products for classifying and storing a data handling method and for associating a data handling method with a data item
Patent Number: 8,566,352

Inventors: Haberstroh; Klaus (Bodman-Ludwigshafen, DE), Faulstich; Konrad (Stockach, DE)
Title: Sample holder and method of using the same
Patent Number: 8,563,326

Inventors: Haderli; Christoph (Zurich, CH), Chaudhuri; Toufann (Morges, CH)
Title: Converter device and method for controlling a converter device
Patent Number: 8,564,990

Inventors: Haeni; Urs (Studen, CH), Boillod; Laurent (Morteau, FR)
Title: Device indicating the state of batteries designed to equip a watch
Patent Number: 6,958,954

Inventors: Hall; Scott L. (Marcy, NY)
Title: Herbicide delivery apparatus
Patent Number: 8,567,116

Inventors: Hallissy; Gerald (Port Washington, NY), Higbie; William G. (Calverton, NY), Camarota; Anthony (Hudson, MA), Rowen; John B. (Hudson, MA)
Title: Electrical distribution system components with fire resistant insulative coating
Patent Number: 6,960,388

Inventors: Hamada; Mototsugu (Yokohama, JP), Hirai; TakahirO (Yokohama, JP), Nakamura; Shiho (Fujisawa, JP), Morise; Hirofumi (Yokohama, JP), Abe; Keiko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device
Patent Number: 7,606,096

Inventors: Hamatani; Masato (Kounosu, JP), Tsukakoshi; Toshio (Ageo, JP)
Title: Specification determining method, projection optical system making method and adjusting method, exposure apparatus and making method thereof, and computer system
Patent Number: 6,961,115

Inventors: Hamlin; Brian (McKinney, TX)
Title: Toolbag with expandible pockets
Patent Number: 7,604,103

Inventors: Han; Cheongun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Turn table having a clamping plate with a locking protrusion
Patent Number: 8,566,853

Inventors: Han; Jung-gyun (Busan, KR), Oh; Jang-keun (Gwangju, KR), Kim; Min-ha (Gwangju, KR)
Title: Dust separating apparatus
Patent Number: 7,604,674

Inventors: Han; Young Gil (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Jong Woon (Gwangju, KR)
Title: Injection apparatus having a microwave generation part
Patent Number: 7,604,473

Inventors: Hanaoka; Terunao (Suwa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,605,464

Inventors: Hanawa; Keiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and control method thereof
Patent Number: 8,564,836

Inventors: Hane; Kiyoji (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Pulse shaping system, laser printer, pulse shaping method and method of generating serial video data for laser printer
Patent Number: 6,958,765

Inventors: Hanna; Stephen Dale (Longmont, CO)
Title: Method, system, and logic using multiplexers to select data for pixels from multiple objects
Patent Number: 6,961,134

Inventors: Hansen; Fred R. (Boulder, CO), Watt; Charles R. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Methods, systems, and computer program products for correcting repeatable runout
Patent Number: 8,565,052

Inventors: Hanson; Peter (Newcastle upon Tyne, GB), Hiscock; Duncan (Amersham, GB), Morris; Chris (Newcastle upon Tyne, GB), Thomas; Alan (Newcastle upon Tyne, GB)
Title: GABA biomarkers for depression
Patent Number: 8,562,950

Inventors: Hanzel; Eleonore (34359 Reinhardshagen, DE)
Title: Printing device for printing markings onto insulated round wires
Patent Number: 7,603,947

Inventors: Harada; Hiroyuki (Osaka, JP), Yamada; Masayuki (Osaka, JP), Hirai; Yasuyuki (Osaka, JP), Matsushita; Minoru (Osaka, JP)
Title: Original document transport device
Patent Number: 7,605,957

Inventors: Harada; Osamu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image capturing apparatus, control method thereof, and program
Patent Number: 7,605,858

Inventors: Harlan; Tod M. (Mechanicsburg, PA), Little; Terrance F. (York, PA)
Title: Electrical connector utilizing contact array
Patent Number: 7,604,508

Inventors: Harris, Jr.; James S. (Stanford, CA), Smith; Stephen J. (Los Altos, CA), Thrush; Evan P. (Sunnyvale, CA), Levi; Ofer (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Excitable target marker detection
Patent Number: 7,604,981

Inventors: Harris; John (Windsor, CO), Scutt; Jason Q. (Holly Springs, NC)
Title: Military clothing having built-in tourniquets
Patent Number: 7,604,651

Inventors: Harris; Kerry Sheldon (Lemoore, CA)
Title: Shock balance controller
Patent Number: 7,603,725

Inventors: Harrison; Ronnie M. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method and apparatus for generating a sequence of clock signals
Patent Number: 8,565,008

Inventors: Hartman; Paul H. (Chardon, OH)
Title: Demand side management structures
Patent Number: 6,959,520

Inventors: Hasegawa; Naoya (Niigata-ken, JP)
Title: Spin-valve thin-film magnetic element without sensing current shunt and thin-film magnetic head including the same
Patent Number: 6,961,223

Inventors: Hashimoto; Masao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of and system for visually selecting process area for efficient image processing
Patent Number: 6,961,069

Inventors: Hashimoto; Naoki (Kashiwa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,565,666

Inventors: Hashizume; Masataka (Fujisawa, JP), Shinohara; Ryohsuke (Isehara, JP)
Title: Disk drive clamp for clamping disks to spindle motor with elastic portion and coated contact portion
Patent Number: 6,961,215

Inventors: Haslem; David J (Vernal, UT), Dofelmire; Michael E. (Vernal, UT), Haslem; Darrin N. (Yorktown, VA), Lawing; Michael T. (Yorktown, VA)
Title: Modular floating water evaporation system
Patent Number: 7,604,710

Inventors: Hassett; Scott E. (Murray, UT)
Title: Multi-faceted gasifier and related methods
Patent Number: 6,960,234

Inventors: Hastings; Richard James (Warwickshire, GB), Ricci; Luigi (Woodbridge, CA), Czychoratzki; Giso (Oshawa, CA)
Title: Cold forming of splined transmission hubs
Patent Number: 6,959,576

Inventors: Hauf; Ronald (Mohrendorf, DE)
Title: Keyboard
Patent Number: 6,958,711

Inventors: Haussecker; Horst (Palo Alto, CA), Berlin; Andrew A. (San Jose, CA), Chan; Selena (San Jose, CA), Hannah; Eric (Pebble Beach, CA), Sundararajan; Narayanan (San Francisco, CA), Yamakawa; Mineo (Campbell, CA)
Title: Model-based fusion of scanning probe microscopic images for detection and identification of molecular structures
Patent Number: 7,606,403

Inventors: Haussmann; Mathias (Zurich, CH)
Title: Method for manufacturing an ear device having a retention element
Patent Number: 7,606,381

Inventors: Haverich; Axel (Isernhagen, DE), Kofidis; Theo (Hannover, DE)
Title: Process for producing a vascularized bioartificial tissue and an experimental reactor for carrying out the process
Patent Number: 6,960,427

Inventors: Hayama; Yoshifusa (Tokyo, JP), O; Kazunori (Tokyo, JP), Yamagata; Seiichi (Tokyo, JP), Hayashi; Shinobu (Tokyo, JP), Nakamura; Shigenobu (Tokyo, JP), Noguchi; Kazuko (Tokyo, JP), Kida; Makio (Tokyo, JP), Tanimura; Takeharu (Tokyo, JP), Kawamura; Tadahiro (Tokyo, JP), Mine; Yuichiro (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Hideki (Tokyo, JP), Warama; Naohiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing device, image processing method and recording medium
Patent Number: 6,958,751

Inventors: Hayek; Zamir (London, GB)
Title: MRI method
Patent Number: 8,565,855

Inventors: Hays; Jo (Logan, UT), Overaker; David (Annandale, NJ), Contiliano; Joseph (Stewartsville, NJ), Sklar; Joseph H. (Longmeadow, MA)
Title: Graft ligament anchor and method for attaching a graft ligament to a bone
Patent Number: 8,562,680

Inventors: Heaton; John D. (Fremont, CA), Yang; Weidong (Milpitas, CA), Lowe-Webb; Roger R. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Encoder with an alignment target
Patent Number: 6,958,819

Inventors: Hecht; Thomas (Dresden, DE), Sell; Bernhard (Portland, OR), Saenger; Annette (Dresden, DE)
Title: Method for production of a metallic or metal-containing layer
Patent Number: 6,960,524

Inventors: Heinonen; Petri (Tampere, FI), Terho; Mikko (Tampere, FI), Marttila; Matti (Hameenlinna, FI), Rautiola; Markku (Tampere, FI)
Title: Method for using applications in a mobile station, a mobile station, and a system for effecting payments
Patent Number: 6,959,202

Inventors: Heinz; Jochen (D-55578 Vendersheim, DE), Spallek; Michael (D-55218 Ingelheim, DE)
Title: Metering receptacle
Patent Number: 6,960,195

Inventors: Heller, Jr.; Thomas J. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Transactional memory system with efficient cache support
Patent Number: 8,566,524

Inventors: Heltai; Paul A. (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Pocket shutter
Patent Number: 7,603,819

Inventors: Hendrick; Colin (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: System for automatic connection to a network
Patent Number: 6,959,860

Inventors: Hensel; Edward (Fairport, NY), Smith; David L. (East Aurora, NY), Gaston; Raymond S. (Lancaster, NY), Gardner, Jr.; William M. (Ligonier, PA), Gardner; Adam (Ligonier, PA)
Title: Electrical control unit for paintball gun
Patent Number: 7,603,997

Inventors: Heo; Youngwook (Dallas, TX), Beall; John M. (Richardson, TX)
Title: Air cavity package including a package lid having at least one protrusion configured to facilitate coupling of the package lid with a package wall
Patent Number: 8,564,968

Inventors: Hermsen; Eric (Wall, NJ)
Title: Movable optical fiber connection system and optical fiber bend limiting device for use therein
Patent Number: 7,606,458

Inventors: Herrell; Russ (Fort Collins, CO), Kaufman, Jr.; Gerald J. (Fort Collins, CO), Morrison; John A. (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Allocating resources to partitions in a partitionable computer
Patent Number: 7,606,995

Inventors: Herring; Christopher M. (Longmont, CO), Feekes; Dannie G. (Lafayette, CO), Silva Sousa; Alexandre Jose C. (Massama, PT)
Title: DECT-like system and method of transceiving information over the industrial-scientific-medical spectrum
Patent Number: 6,958,987

Inventors: Herrmann; Siegfried (Neukirchen, DE)
Title: Semiconductor component comprising an optically active layer, arrangement comprising a multiplicity of optically active layers and method for producing a semiconductor component
Patent Number: 8,564,007

Inventors: Herron; Michael M. (Ridgefield, CT)
Title: Carbonate permeability
Patent Number: 6,959,246

Inventors: Hertel; Richard J. (Boxford, MA), Allen, Jr.; Ernest E. (Rockport, MA), McGrail, Jr.; Philip J. (Northwood, NH)
Title: Dual sided workpiece handling
Patent Number: 8,563,407

Inventors: Hertzog; Denis (Berrwiller, FR), Mauget; Patrick (Cierrey, FR)
Title: Method for securing a mounting bar at one end of a printing blanket and resulting printing blanket
Patent Number: 6,959,644

Inventors: Hibino; Yasuo (Shiki, JP), Kawagoe; Fumihiro (Kawagoe, JP), Sakyu; Fuyuhiko (Iruma-gun, JP)
Title: Process for production of 2-chloro-3,3,3-trifluoropropene
Patent Number: 8,563,790

Inventors: Hidaka; Atomu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image inputting apparatus, image inputting system and control method of image inputting apparatus
Patent Number: 6,961,153

Inventors: Hidvegi; Mate (Budapest, HU)
Title: Pharmaceutical composition containing a fermented, dehydrated material with amorphous crystalline structure
Patent Number: 8,563,050

Inventors: Higgins; Alan Lawrence (Poway, CA), Bahler; Lawrence George (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method for speech processing involving whole-utterance modeling
Patent Number: 6,961,703

Inventors: Higgins; Philip K. (Florence, SC), Severance, Jr.; Wayne Stanley (Darlington, SC)
Title: Metering system and method for supplying gas to a torch
Patent Number: 7,605,341

Inventors: Hiliali; Mohamed M. (Sunnyvale, CA), Herner; S. Brad (San Jose, CA)
Title: Creation and translation of low-relief texture for a photovoltaic cell
Patent Number: 8,563,352

Inventors: Hill; Wolfgang (Karlsruhe, DE)
Title: Electric machine with soft magnetic teeth
Patent Number: 6,960,862

Inventors: Himetani; Yoshiro (Toyota, JP), Hoketsu; Mitsunobu (Toyota, JP)
Title: Vehicle operating pedal device
Patent Number: 8,567,283

Inventors: Hirai; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Tsukamoto; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP), Igarashi; Masaya (Chiba, JP)
Title: Video data processing apparatus and contrast correcting method
Patent Number: 8,564,725

Inventors: Hirai; Toshimitsu (Chino, JP), Hasei; Hironori (Okaya, JP)
Title: Process of surface treatment, surface treating device, surface treated plate, and electro-optic device, and electronic equipment
Patent Number: 7,604,922

Inventors: Hirakawa; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,604,319

Inventors: Hirao; Yuji (Niigata, JP), Futsuhara; Koichi (Niigata, JP)
Title: Relay, control circuit, and method for controlling control circuit
Patent Number: 8,564,388

Inventors: Hirase; Masaki (Kobe, JP)
Title: Lithium secondary battery
Patent Number: 8,563,158

Inventors: Hirl; Patrick Joseph (Minnetonka, MN)
Title: Process for producing ethanol and for energy recovery
Patent Number: 7,604,743

Inventors: Hisada; Shigeru (Saitama, JP)
Title: Switching power source apparatus
Patent Number: 8,564,974

Inventors: Hisamoto; Hideaki (Sakai, JP), Henares; Terence Gaba (Batangas, PH)
Title: Capillary for immunoassay, and capillary immunoassay method using same
Patent Number: 8,563,260

Inventors: Hisamoto; Motoi (Tokyo, JP), Sumimoto; Katsuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for protecting starter for engine against overheating
Patent Number: 6,960,897

Inventors: Hitz; William D. (Wilmington, DE), Sauber; Thomas E. (Johnston, IA), Saunders; Court (Clive, IA), Wolf; Fred R. (Urbandale, IA)
Title: Method of improving animal tissue quality by supplementing the animal diet with oleic acid and selected tocols
Patent Number: 8,563,602

Inventors: Hjaltason; Baldur (108 Reykjavik, IS), Haraldsson; Gudmundur G. (109 Reykjavik, IS), Halldorsson; Olafur (600 Akureyri, IS)
Title: Rearing of aquatic species with DHA-rich prey organisms
Patent Number: 6,959,663

Inventors: Ho; Liem (Mountain View, CA), Gandionco; Isidro Matias (Fremont, CA), Doan; Nga T. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Tissue connector apparatus with cable release
Patent Number: 6,960,221

Inventors: Ho; Yi-Ta (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Tzu-Nan (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Light programmable apparatus with light programmable lamp, setting device, and main structure
Patent Number: 8,564,223

Inventors: Hocking; Grant (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Enhanced hydrocarbon recovery by convective heating of oil sand formations
Patent Number: 7,604,054

Inventors: Hoffman; Ned (Berkeley, CA), Lapsley; Philip Dean (Oakland, CA)
Title: System and method for processing tokenless biometric electronic transmissions using an electronic rule module clearinghouse
Patent Number: 7,606,401

Inventors: Hoffmann; Rolf (Steinheim, DE)
Title: Method for regulating the charging state of an energy accumulator for a vehicle comprising a hybrid drive
Patent Number: 8,565,947

Inventors: Hoffstein; Jeffrey (Pawtucket, RI), Silverman; Joseph H. (Needham, MA), Lieman; Daniel (Columbia, MO)
Title: Secure user identification based on ring homomorphisms
Patent Number: 6,959,085

Inventors: Hogerl; Jurgen (Regensburg, DE)
Title: Method for producing a semiconductor wafer, semiconductor chip, and intermediate semiconductor product
Patent Number: 6,960,829

Inventors: Hoggatt; Ross (Waukesha, WI), Zeman; Gregory Scott (Waukesha, WI)
Title: X-ray detector fabrication methods and apparatus therefrom
Patent Number: 7,605,374

Inventors: Hogl; Christian (Munich, DE)
Title: Method for a payment transaction associated with two corresponding declarations of intent
Patent Number: 8,566,238

Inventors: Hollis; Robert L. (San Antonio, TX), Engelbach; R. Gunnar (San Antonio, TX), Taylor; Randal S. (San Antonio, TX)
Title: System and method for secure message-oriented network communications
Patent Number: 6,959,393

Inventors: Honda; Hidetoshi (Miyagi, JP), Sanpei; Takaaki (Miyagi, JP), Kikuchi; Shuichi (Miyagi, JP), Kano; Yasuaki (Kanagawa, JP), Sudo; Fumiharu (Tokyo, JP), Maekawa; Katsumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Position determining member to align a magnetic tape cartridge in a magnetic recording and reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,564,907

Inventors: Honda; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Circuit board and information storing apparatus equipped therewith
Patent Number: 6,958,941

Inventors: Honda; Yasuhiko (Hiratsuka, JP), Hondai; Ryu (Yokohama, JP), Satoh; Manabu (Kanagawa-Ken, JP)
Title: Method for controlling threshold value in nonvolatile semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 8,565,019

Inventors: Hong; Ming-Zi (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Direct oxidation fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,604,891

Inventors: Hook; Peter F. (Muscat, OM), Ramsey; Robert M. (Missouri City, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for integrated horizontal selective testing of wells
Patent Number: 6,959,763

Inventors: Hook; Terence B. (Jericho, VT), Narayanan; Vijay (New York, NY), Shah; Jay M. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Sherony; Melanie J. (Fishkill, NY), Stein; Kenneth J. (Sandy Hook, CT), Wang; Helen H. (LaGrangeville, NY), Zhu; Chendong (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Self-limiting oxygen seal for high-K dielectric and design structure
Patent Number: 8,564,074

Inventors: Hoopman; Timothy L. (River Falls, WI)
Title: Kurling tool
Patent Number: 6,959,575

Inventors: Hoose; John (Fairport, NY), Frankel; Robert (Rochester, NY), Popov; Evgeny (Marseilles, FR), Neviere; Michel (Marseilles, FR)
Title: Grating device with high diffraction efficiency
Patent Number: 6,958,859

Inventors: Hopwood; John Joseph (Stonyfell, AU), Scott; Hamish Steele (Geneva, CH), Weber; Birgit (Hackney, AU), Blanch; Lianne (Grange, AU), Anson; Donald Stewart (Thebarton, AU)
Title: Synthetic mammalian .alpha.-N-acetylglucosaminidase and genetic sequences encoding same
Patent Number: 7,604,958

Inventors: Horsnell; David Andrew (Cambridge, GB), Tomlin; Matthew Brian (Cambridge, GB), Lecheheb; Ammar (Cambridge, GB), Prime; Oliver John (Cambridge, GB), Fox; Michael James (Rutland, GB), Bates; Christopher Michael (Northanta, GB)
Title: System and method for providing image forming composition on a substrate using a drop on demand ink printer
Patent Number: 7,604,333

Inventors: Horstemeyer; Scott A. (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Systems and methods for a notification system that enable user changes to purchase order information for delivery and/or pickup of goods and/or services
Patent Number: 8,564,459

Inventors: Hoshino; Masataka (Tokyo, JP), Kasai; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP), Meguro; Kouichi (Tokyo, JP), Fukuyama; Ryota (Tokyo, JP), Shinma; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Taya; Koji (Kanagawa, JP), Onodera; Masanori (Tokyo, JP), Masuda; Naomi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,605,457

Inventors: Hoshino; Tsutomu (Nagaoka, JP), Kuhara; Shigehide (Otawara, JP), Yamagata; Hitoshi (Otawara, JP), Kassai; Yoshimori (Nasu-Gun, JP)
Title: Interventional MR imaging with detection and display of device position
Patent Number: 6,961,608

Inventors: Hosokawa; Hirofumi (Hiroshima, JP), Fujii; Seiichi (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Robot simulation device, and robot simulation program
Patent Number: 7,606,633

Inventors: Hou; Zhaomin (Wako, JP), Zhang; Lixin (Wako, JP)
Title: Polymerization catalyst composition for polymerization of isoprene compound
Patent Number: 8,563,457

Inventors: Howard; Donald Robert (Troy, NY), Ringermacher; Harry Israel (Delanson, NY), Dubois; Marc (Keller, TX), Richter; Timothy Gerard (Wynantskill, NY), Drake; Thomas E. (Fort Worth, TX)
Title: Laser-ultrasound inspection using infrared thermography
Patent Number: 7,605,924

Inventors: Howes; John L. (Gross Pointe Woods, MI)
Title: Containerized liquid coating product supply business method
Patent Number: 6,959,284

Inventors: Hsiao; Hyman (HsinChu, TW)
Title: Guiding mechanism for an image capturing device
Patent Number: 6,961,156

Inventors: Hsieh; Fu-Yuan (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Trench semiconductor power device having active cells under gate metal pad
Patent Number: 8,564,054

Inventors: Hsieh; Hui-Jye (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: System and method for split lot ID naming
Patent Number: 6,959,226

Inventors: Hsieh; Ming-Chih (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Network camera and method for changing image sensor of same
Patent Number: 8,564,677

Inventors: Hsieh; Wayne (Tu-Cheng, TW), Chen; Ke-Hao (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Electrical terminal
Patent Number: 7,604,517

Inventors: Hsieh; Yi-Shih (Taipei Hsien, TW), Qiao; Peng (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Heat dissipating device
Patent Number: 7,606,031

Inventors: Hsu; Chin-Hung (Tao-Yuan Hsien, TW)
Title: Liquid crystal display device capable of reducing power consumption by charge sharing
Patent Number: 7,605,790

Inventors: Hsu; Chung-Wei (Taipei, TW), Van Den Broeke; Douglas (Sunnyvale, CA), Chen; Jang Fung (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method for improved manufacturability and patterning of sub-wavelength contact hole mask
Patent Number: 7,604,909

Inventors: Huang; Anita Wai-Ling (San Francisco, CA), Sundaresan; Neelakantan (San Jose, CA)
Title: System and method for automatically personalizing web portals and web services based upon usage history
Patent Number: 6,959,319

Inventors: Huang; Chao-Ming (Kaohsiung Hsien, TW), Wu; Chung-Chi (Kaohsiung Hsien, TW)
Title: Lid device of double-sided auxiliary lock
Patent Number: 6,959,567

Inventors: Huang; Chi-Haw (Homei Changhwa, TW)
Title: Foldable handle
Patent Number: 8,567,014

Inventors: Huang; Long-Sun (Taipei, TW), Chang; Chao-Sen (Tainan, TW), Chu; Ta-Shun (Taipei, TW), Chen; Son-Nan (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: External cavity tunable laser system formed from MEMS corner mirror
Patent Number: 7,605,970

Inventors: Huang; Shih-Cheng (Hsinchu, TW), Tu; Po-Min (Hsinchu, TW), Yang; Shun-Kuei (Hsinchu, TW), Huang; Chia-Hung (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method for manufacturing light emitting chip
Patent Number: 8,563,340

Inventors: Huang; Tony Jun (State College, PA), Mao; Xiaole (State College, PA)
Title: Tunable liquid gradient refractive index lens device
Patent Number: 8,564,885

Inventors: Huang; Wei-Chih (Taipei, TW)
Title: Image-processing system capable of controlling multiple display devices
Patent Number: 7,605,771

Inventors: Huggett; Raymond (Oxfordshire, GB), Mellor; David (Surrey, GB)
Title: Intrinsically safe vibration and condition monitoring system and the parts thereof
Patent Number: 8,564,399

Inventors: Huh; Young-sik (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Du-sik (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Seong-deok (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Yoo; Ki-won (Seoul, KR), Choi; Won-hee (Gyeongsangbuk-do, KR), Kim; Sang-kyun (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for generating user preference data regarding color characteristic of image and method and apparatus for converting image color preference using the method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,606,412

Inventors: Hull; George R. (Tigard, OR), O'Loughlin; Robert M. (Portland, OR), O'Loughlin; Terry P. (Portland, OR)
Title: Pattern testing board and system
Patent Number: 6,960,085

Inventors: Hung; Chao-Yu (Miao-Li Hsien, TW), Chern; Jyh-Long (Miao-Li Hsien, TW)
Title: Zoom lens
Patent Number: 7,605,986

Inventors: Hunter; Deidre J. (Denver, CO), Hulsey; Nancy B. (Kirkwood, MO)
Title: Disposable sanitary seat cover
Patent Number: 6,959,963

Inventors: Hunter; Gregory M. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Full-scene anti-aliasing method and system
Patent Number: 8,564,609

Inventors: Hur; Won-Goo (Incheon, KR), Na; Kyu-Tae (Seoul, KR), Kim; Min (Seoul, KR), Kim; Hyun-Young (Hwaseong-si, KR), Park; Je-Hyeon (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Methods of forming a metal silicide layer for semiconductor devices
Patent Number: 8,563,429

Inventors: Husted; Paul J. (San Jose, CA), Kaczynski; Brian J. (Krakow, PL), Ozgur; Soner (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Power management of wireless protocol circuitry based on current state
Patent Number: 8,565,135

Inventors: Husted; Paul J. (San Jose, CA), Mack; Michael P. (Sunnyvale, CA), Ozgur; Soner (Santa Clara, CA), Ly-Gagnon; Yann (San Jose, CA)
Title: Transmit power control utilizing loopback error vector magnitude thresholds
Patent Number: 8,565,343

Inventors: Hutton; David S. (Tallahassee, FL), Langston; Keith N. (Woodstock, NY), Jackson; Kathryn M. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Ulrich; Hanno (Tuebingen, DE), Walters; Craig R. (Highland, NY)
Title: Method, system and computer program product for generalized LRU in cache and memory performance analysis and modeling
Patent Number: 8,566,529

Inventors: Hwang; Ching-Bai (Tu-Cheng, TW), Meng; Jin-Gong (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Heat dissipation device
Patent Number: 7,606,036

Inventors: Hwang; Jin H. (Cerritos, CA), Chang; James C. (Cypress, CA), Yang; Mark L. (Irvine, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for aligning multiple data streams and matching transmission rates of multiple data channels
Patent Number: 6,959,015

Inventors: Ichikawa; Koji (Asaka, JP)
Title: Photographing apparatus for correcting white balance of an image signal and a color correction coefficient of image data
Patent Number: 6,961,086

Inventors: Ida; Takehiro (Yokosuka, JP), Yunoki; Kazufumi (Yokosuka, JP), Iwanaga; Mitsuo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Frequency search method for a mobile station and a mobile station therewith
Patent Number: 6,961,566

Inventors: Ietomi; Kunihiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Correction circuit and display device
Patent Number: 8,564,506

Inventors: Iguchi; Yasuhiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Rear-illuminated-type photodiode array
Patent Number: 7,605,406

Inventors: Iijima; Yoshimi (Tokyo, JP), Kizukuri; Hiroshi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Plastic optical fiber end surface processing method, processing apparatus for the method, cutter for use in the method, and plastic optical fiber connecting method
Patent Number: 6,960,029

Inventors: Iio; Toshiaki (Saijyo, JP), Amano; Yoshinori (Saijyo, JP), Kurokawa; Koya (Saijyo, JP), Shinohara; Noriyuki (Niihama, JP)
Title: Puncture needle cartridge and lancet for blood collection
Patent Number: 7,604,118

Inventors: Ikeda; Hiroki (Beijing, CN), Tanabe; Shiro (Hidaka, JP), Yumoto; Kazuma (Fuchu, JP), Yano; Masashi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Session QoS control apparatus
Patent Number: 7,606,914

Inventors: Ikeda; Kenji (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Yoshimura; Kousaku (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Ink jet recording medium
Patent Number: 7,604,338

Inventors: Ikeda; Nobuyuki (Fuchu, JP), Toya; Hirotaka (Yokohama, JP), Osajima; Ikuko (Yokohama, JP), Jin; Katsumasa (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Software component, software component management method, and software component management system
Patent Number: 8,566,949

Inventors: Ikedo; Gaku (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Hosono; Mirei (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kakizaki; Yoshitaka (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kagami; Naoyuki (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Data storage device having acceleration sensor attached to circuit board for detecting vibrations in planar rotation direction along circuit board
Patent Number: 6,961,202

Inventors: Ikegami; Tomoyuki (Hiratsuka, JP), Kawai; Tatsundo (Tokyo, JP), Tamura; Tomoyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Light emitting substrate having photonic crystal structure and image display apparatus including the same
Patent Number: 8,564,191

Inventors: Ikehashi; Tamio (Yokohama, JP), Saito; Tomohiro (Yokohama, JP), Tomizawa; Yasushi (Fuchu, JP), Masunishi; Kei (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: MEMS device having a movable structure
Patent Number: 8,564,928

Inventors: Ikemoto; Tetsuya (Osaka, JP), Watanabe; Yosuke (Osaka, JP)
Title: Hydroxy-protecting reagent and method of protecting hydroxy with the same
Patent Number: 7,605,286

Inventors: Iketa; Osamu (Yokohama, JP), Kawase; Nobuo (Yokohama, JP), Saito; Keishi (Tokyo, JP), Ono; Takeo (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Patterning method and methods for producing electro-optic device, color filter, illuminant, and thin-film transistor
Patent Number: 7,604,928

Inventors: Ikeuchi; Toshiyuki (Nirasaki, JP), Umezawa; Kota (Nirasaki, JP), Shibata; Tetsuya (Nirasaki, JP)
Title: Heat processing method and apparatus for semiconductor process
Patent Number: 7,605,095

Inventors: Im; James S. (New York, NY)
Title: Process and mask projection system for laser crystallization processing of semiconductor film regions on a substrate
Patent Number: 6,961,117

Inventors: Imagawa; Taro (Osaka, JP), Mekata; Tsuyoshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for object recognition
Patent Number: 6,961,466

Inventors: Imine; Ryotaro (Kawasaki, JP), Sawano; Yasuaki (Kawasaki, JP), Yoshihara; Toshio (Kawasaki, JP), Hagiwara; Yuuichii (Ohta-ku, JP), Yamasaki; Shozo (Yokohama, JP), Kato; Kota (Meguro-ku, JP), Kikugawa; Makoto (Ohta-ku, JP), Ohara; Eiji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, image forming method and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,604,160

Inventors: Imoto; Masayoshi (Mie, JP)
Title: Camera unit and apparatus for monitoring vehicle periphery
Patent Number: 7,605,856

Inventors: Imoto; Tsutomu (Kanagawa, JP), Oda; Masao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Dye-sensitized photoelectric conversion apparatus and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,563,854

Inventors: Inagawa; Ryouji (Kawasaki, JP), Kojima; Yoji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Tandem valve type throttle body for two-wheeled vehicle
Patent Number: 7,603,978

Inventors: Inayama; Takashi (Aichi, JP)
Title: Insert, holder and cutting tool
Patent Number: 6,960,049

Inventors: Ingersoll; Eric D. (Cambridge, MA), Aborn; Justin A. (Hingham, MA), Blieske; Matthew (Francestown, NH), Hauer; Istvan (Jamaica Plain, MA)
Title: Compressor and/or expander device with rolling piston seal
Patent Number: 8,567,303

Inventors: Inoue; Hitoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and recording medium
Patent Number: 6,961,478

Inventors: Inoue; Shiori (Kawasaki, JP), Miki; Kenichi (Yokohama, JP), Murakami; Masaharu (Odawara, JP), Horiuchi; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP), Watanabe; Takashi (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Storage apparatus to which thin provisioning is applied and including logical volumes divided into real or virtual areas
Patent Number: 8,566,554

Inventors: Inui; Masanobu (Chigasaki, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and control method thereof
Patent Number: 7,604,229

Inventors: Ionov; Stanislav I. (Calabasas, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for PPM demodulation using a semiconductor optical amplifier
Patent Number: 7,605,974

Inventors: Ireland; David M (Chelmsford, GB), Kirkby; Paul A (Harlow, GB), Hamer; Peter G (Herts, GB)
Title: Differentiated services in packet-switched networks
Patent Number: 6,958,978

Inventors: Irie; Michio (Suwa, JP)
Title: Wireless communication terminal and mobile type wireless communication terminal
Patent Number: 7,606,604

Inventors: Ishibashi; Shigeru (Kawasaki, JP), Noguchi; Mitsuhiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile semiconductor memory with dummy cell which is absence of a source/drain region
Patent Number: 7,606,073

Inventors: Ishida; Tatsuaki (Osaka, JP), Sugita; Ryuji (Ibaraki, JP), Tohma; Kiyokazu (Osaka, JP), Yoshimoto; Kazunari (Kyoto, JP), Miyata; Keizou (Osaka, JP), Ryonai; Hiroshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Master information carrier, method for producing the carrier, method and apparatus for writing information into magnetic record medium using the carrier
Patent Number: 6,961,196

Inventors: Ishii; Satoshi (Hitachi, JP), Ogino; Masahiko (Hitachi, JP), Shizawa; Noritake (Ninomiya, JP), Mori; Kyoichi (Oiso, JP), Miyauchi; Akihiro (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Micropattern transfer method and micropattern transfer device
Patent Number: 8,562,896

Inventors: Ishii; Toru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Stereophonic sound field reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 6,961,433

Inventors: Ishikawa; Wataru (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Actinic ray curable composition, actinic ray curable ink, image formation method employing it, and ink-jet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,604,343

Inventors: Ishiyama; Katsunori (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Facsimile machine with copying function and input device for operational instructions
Patent Number: 6,961,147

Inventors: Ishiyama; Kiyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Picture encoding system conversion device and encoding rate conversion device
Patent Number: 6,959,041

Inventors: Ishiyama; Masahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Inoue; Atsushi (Kawasaki, JP), Okabe; Nobuo (Tokorozawa, JP), Sakane; Shoichi (Akishima, JP)
Title: Network system and method for operating network system
Patent Number: 8,566,587

Inventors: Ishizuka; Akio (Yokohama, JP)
Title: High-pressure metal-vapor discharge lamp lighting apparatus and headlight device for automobile
Patent Number: 6,960,886

Inventors: Ishizuka; Hiroaki (Ridgewood, NJ)
Title: Converting metadata for applications having different metadata formats
Patent Number: 8,566,701

Inventors: Isono; Hideki (Kofu, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method of a sheet glass material for magnetic disk, manufacturing method of a glass substrate for magnetic disk
Patent Number: 8,567,216

Inventors: Isono; Hiroshi (Mishima, JP), Yoshiuchi; Shigehiro (Yawata, JP)
Title: Tire force detection apparatus
Patent Number: 8,567,240

Inventors: Isshiki; Naohiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image processing method and apparatus for performing notification of the presence of a file whose metadata is not generated when performing retrieval processing
Patent Number: 8,564,796

Inventors: Ito; Hiroyasu (Nagoya, JP), Yamamoto; Toshimasa (Ama-gun, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 6,960,511

Inventors: Ito; Kaoru (Nisshin, JP), Noguchi; Masumi (Anjo, JP)
Title: Stacked film capacitor and method of producing the same
Patent Number: 8,564,929

Inventors: Ito; Ryusuke (Odawara, JP), Okami; Yoshinori (Odawara, JP)
Title: Security method and system for storage subsystem
Patent Number: 7,606,806

Inventors: Ito; Toshiki (Kawasaki, JP), Mizutani; Natsuhiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Near-field exposure mask, near-field exposure apparatus, and near-field exposure method
Patent Number: 7,605,908

Inventors: Ito; Yoshitaka (Ogaki, JP), Saheki; Setsuhiro (Ogaki, JP)
Title: Transmitter for tire state monitoring apparatus
Patent Number: 6,959,597

Inventors: Itoh; Kaoru (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Assembling method for imaging apparatus and imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 8,564,717

Inventors: Itoh; Kazuhiro (Mishima, JP), Tanaka; Toshiaki (Numazu, JP), Iwasaki; Eiji (Susono, JP), Hirota; Shinya (Susono, JP)
Title: Exhaust gas purification device of internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 6,959,540

Inventors: Itokawa; Osamu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method, and storage medium therefor
Patent Number: 6,959,115

Inventors: Itow; Koichiro (Shibuya, JP), Hiraki; Hikosaburou (Oyama, JP), Morinaga; Jun (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Engine control device
Patent Number: 6,959,241

Inventors: Ittel; Steven Dale (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Preparation of silver particles using thermoplastic polymers
Patent Number: 7,604,756

Inventors: Iwami; Takashi (Yamanashi-ken, JP), Yuasa; Toyohisa (Yamanashi-ken, JP)
Title: Display panel driving method
Patent Number: 7,605,781

Inventors: Iwamura; Keiichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,606,426

Inventors: Iwamura; Mikio (Tokyo, JP), Abeta; Sadayuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Mobile communication method and radio base station
Patent Number: 8,565,761

Inventors: Iwata; Morihiro (Tama, JP), Tsuchida; Masashi (Sagamihara, JP), Nakano; Yukio (Kawasaki, JP), Hara; Norihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Querying database system to execute stored procedures using abstract data type attributes, retrieving location information of data, sub-data between first and second servers
Patent Number: 6,959,302

Inventors: Iwatsubo; Mitsugu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Cap for double container
Patent Number: 6,959,840

Inventors: Jackson; Merrill (Tucson, AZ), Humphrey; David (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Electrical components including abrasive powder coatings for inhibiting tin whisker growth
Patent Number: 7,604,871

Inventors: Jager; Gerrit (Pery, CH)
Title: Method for manufacturing a rim
Patent Number: 7,603,776

Inventors: Jahns; Scott E. (Hudson, WI), Jensen; Donald N (Roseville, MN), Lipson; David (North Andover, MA), Ocel; Jon M. (New Brighton, MN), Werness; Gregory P. (South St. Paul, MN)
Title: Suction stabilized epicardial ablation devices
Patent Number: 6,960,205

Inventors: Jakobovits; Aya (Beverly Hills, CA)
Title: Isolation of membrane bound ligand-specific complexes
Patent Number: 6,960,447

Inventors: Jane Santamaria; Manuel (Palau Solita I Plegamans, ES)
Title: Infant seat for motorcars
Patent Number: 7,604,294

Inventors: Jang; Gyeongja (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Han; Mahnjin (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Dokyoon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Shinjun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Schema and style sheet for DIBR data
Patent Number: 7,606,428

Inventors: Janik; Gary R. (Palo Alto, CA), Bouche; Eric (Pleasanton, CA), Fielden; John (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Dynamic measurement control
Patent Number: 7,606,677

Inventors: Janisse; Richard J. (Windsor, CA), Kohler; Dale W. (Metamora, MI)
Title: Helmet with neck roll
Patent Number: 8,566,967

Inventors: Janssen; Holger (Oldendorf, DE)
Title: Head-up display system and method for carrying out the location-correct display of an object situated outside a vehicle with regard to the position of the driver
Patent Number: 7,605,773

Inventors: Jarboe; Daniel L. (Sebastian, FL), Reid; Robert H. (Kensington, MD), Boedeker; Edgar C. (Chevy Chase, MD), Cassels; Frederick J. (Gaithersburg, MD)
Title: Oral-intestinal vaccines against diseases caused by enteropathic organisms using antigens encapsulated within biodegradable-biocompatible microspheres
Patent Number: 7,604,811

Inventors: Jarvis; Steve (Swanton, VT), Whitcomb; Ken (Franklin, VT), Severy; Eric (Georgia, VT)
Title: Business form
Patent Number: 7,604,854

Inventors: Jax; Peter (Hannover, DE), Kordon; Sven (Wunstorf, DE)
Title: Method for decoding an audio signal that has a base layer and an enhancement layer
Patent Number: 8,566,083

Inventors: Jeddeloh; Joseph (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Method of implementing an accelerated graphics port for a multiple memory controller computer system
Patent Number: 8,564,602

Inventors: Jennings; Kenneth (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Monitoring hashtags in micro-blog posts to provide one or more crowd-based features
Patent Number: 8,566,309

Inventors: Jennings; Martyn Robert (Bradley Stoke, GB), Miller; Lee Douglas (Portishead, GB)
Title: Laser
Patent Number: 7,606,283

Inventors: Jentzsch; Kevin Reed (Arvada, CO)
Title: Method and apparatus for reforming and reprofiling a bottom portion of a container
Patent Number: 6,959,577

Inventors: Jeon; Byung-Gil (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Ki-Nam (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Choi; Mun-Kyu (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Memory device in which memory cells having complementary data are arranged
Patent Number: 6,961,271

Inventors: Jervis; James E. (Atherton, CA)
Title: Bendable, reusable medical instruments with improved fatigue life
Patent Number: 7,604,609

Inventors: Ji; Daxiong (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: LTCC fet mixer
Patent Number: 6,959,180

Inventors: Ji; Tingfang (San Diego, CA), Gaal; Peter (San Diego, CA), Prakash; Rajat (La Jolla, CA), Dural; Ozgur (San Diego, CA), Palanki; Ravi (San Diego, CA)
Title: Cell reselection enhancement
Patent Number: 8,565,154

Inventors: Jia; Jifei (El Cerrito, CA), Fujdala; Kyle L. (San Jose, CA), Truex; Timothy J. (Oxnard, CA)
Title: Platinum-bismuth catalysts for treating engine exhaust
Patent Number: 7,605,109

Inventors: Jiang; Steve Xuefeng (Fremont, CA), Xu; Simon (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for a transmission signal up-converting filter
Patent Number: 7,605,724

Inventors: Jiang; Xiao-Qun (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Foldable keyboard
Patent Number: 8,564,942

Inventors: Jiang; Yong (Groningen, NL), Valiyambath Krishnan; Mohankumar (Singapore, SG), Ching; Boon Khian (Singapore, SG), Guo; Tao (Perth, AU), Gannamani; Vidya Sagar (Hilversum, NL)
Title: Device for de-wrinkling garments
Patent Number: 7,603,801

Inventors: Jin; Luojun (Waterloo, CA), Winger; Lowell (Waterloo, CA), Cote; Guy (Elora, CA)
Title: Dynamic GOP system and method for digital video encoding
Patent Number: 6,959,044

Inventors: Jin; You-seung (Seoul, KR), Ahn; Jong-hyon (Kyungki-do, KR)
Title: MOSFET and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 6,960,785

Inventors: Johnson, Jr.; William C. (Clarksville, TN)
Title: Boot with oversized toe box for thermal insulation
Patent Number: 7,603,796

Inventors: Johnson; Daniel P. (Greenfield, IN), Wilson; Jeffrey S. (Avon, IN)
Title: Method of modeling the socio-spatial dynamics of extreme urban heat events
Patent Number: 8,566,067

Inventors: Johnson; Ivy D. (Lawrenceville, NJ), Vroman; Hilda B. (Piscataway, NJ), Weston; Simon C. (Annandale, NJ), Stevens; Larry M. (Rahway, NJ)
Title: Perturbed synthesis of materials
Patent Number: 8,562,941

Inventors: Johnson; J. Andrew (Newark Valley, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing a base-2 logarithm approximation to a binary number
Patent Number: 7,606,850

Inventors: Johnson; Jerome D. (North Mankato, MN)
Title: Electronic proposal preparation system
Patent Number: 7,606,739

Inventors: Johnson; Karl S. (Palo Alto, CA), Wallach; Walter A. (Los Altos, CA), Nguyen; Ken (San Jose, CA), Amadahl; Carlton G. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Diagnostic and managing distributed processor system
Patent Number: 8,566,624

Inventors: Johnson; Kevin M. (Natick, MA), Hunter; Greg (Dover, MA), Abelson; Matthew D (Boylston, MA)
Title: Device and method for measuring current and power in a plug or receptacle
Patent Number: 8,564,279

Inventors: Johnson; Leslie Sydnor (Darnestown, MD)
Title: Human-murine chimeric antibodies against respiratory syncytial virus
Patent Number: 8,562,994

Inventors: Johnson; Steve O. (Redford, MI)
Title: Electrical adaptor
Patent Number: 7,604,511

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: 7,605,469

Inventors: Jolly; Marie-Pierre (Hillsborough, NJ)
Title: System and method for segmenting the left ventricle in a cardiac MR image
Patent Number: 6,961,454

Inventors: Jones; Brian E. (Leiden, NL), Grant; William D. (Leicestershire, GB), Heaphy; Shaun (Leicester, GB), Grant; Susan (Leicestershire, GB)
Title: Bacillus 029cel cellulase
Patent Number: 7,604,974

Inventors: Jones; Graham (Los Angeles, CA), Jean; Dominique (Los Angeles, CA), Ritter; Robert (Marina del Rey, CA)
Title: Rule-based bidding platform
Patent Number: 8,566,166

Inventors: Jones; Peter W. J. (Belmont, MA), Purcell; Dennis W. (Medford, MA)
Title: Systems and methods of creating a virtual window
Patent Number: 8,564,640

Inventors: Jones; Richard (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: External cavity, widely tunable lasers and methods of tuning the same
Patent Number: 6,959,028

Inventors: Jones; Scott A (Carmel, IN)
Title: Scalable search system using human searchers
Patent Number: 8,566,306

Inventors: Joo; Kyu-Nam (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Tae-Sik (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Beom-Kwon (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Negative electrode for lithium secondary battery including a multilayer film on a tin based current collector and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,563,178

Inventors: Jubran; Nusrallah (St. Paul, MN), Tokarski; Zbigniew (Woodbury, MN), Getautis; Vytautas (Kaunas, LT), Paliulis; Osvaldas (Kaunas, LT), Gaidelis; Valentas (Vilnius, LT), Montrimas; Edmundas (Vilnius, LT)
Title: Organophotoreceptor with charge transport material with two N,N,N-trisubstituted-amino groups
Patent Number: 6,960,418

Inventors: Judd; John E. (Hamden, CT)
Title: Rotating bearing analysis and monitoring system
Patent Number: 7,606,673

Inventors: Julien; Martin (Laval, CA), Brunner; Robert (Montreal, CA)
Title: Optical backplane
Patent Number: 8,565,570

Inventors: Jun; Pil-Kwon (Yongin-si, KR), Park; Sang-oh (Seongnam-si, KR), Ko; Yong-Kyun (Osan-si, KR), Yi; Hun-Jung (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Wafer guides for processing semiconductor substrates
Patent Number: 6,959,823

Inventors: Jung; Byoung-hwa (Seongnam-si, KR), Min; Jong-sul (Hwanseong-si, KR), Kim; Young-sun (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Display apparatus and control method thereof
Patent Number: 7,605,780

Inventors: Jung; Dong Soo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Time error compensating apparatus and method in a terminal
Patent Number: 6,961,287

Inventors: Jung; Horst R. (Dietzenbach, DE)
Title: Process for renovation of a staircase
Patent Number: 6,960,273

Inventors: Jung; Jin Hyo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of forming floating gate array of flash memory device
Patent Number: 7,605,036

Inventors: Jung; Won-hyun (Changwon, KR), Hyeon; Seong Yeol (Changwon, KR), Bae; Gyoo Jong (Changwon, KR), Kim; Jang Whan (Changwon, KR)
Title: Reciprocating compressor having an inner core with a scratch resistant intermediate member
Patent Number: 6,960,067

Inventors: Jung; Young-sun (Suwon-si, KR), Cho; Pil-je (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Kyu-hyeong (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Chung-ung (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Sung-hun (Suwon-si, KR), Huh; Young-woo (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Tray mechanism for disk drive and disk drive using the same
Patent Number: 7,607,143

Inventors: Kabano; Shigeyuki (Odawara, JP), Saika; Nobyuki (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Computer system and reclamation control method
Patent Number: 8,566,543

Inventors: Kadlec; Ron J. (Longmont, CO), Watt; Charles R. (Longmont, CO), Wach; Hans B. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Digital tracking and focus servo system with TES to FES crosstalk calibration
Patent Number: 6,958,957

Inventors: Kagalwala; Raxit A. (Issaquah, WA), Thompson; John Patrick (Seattle, WA)
Title: Mapping database file class to operating system file class in a computer schema
Patent Number: 6,961,730

Inventors: Kagami; Yoshinobu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image reader, image forming and reproducing apparatus, and image reading method
Patent Number: 7,605,951

Inventors: Kagawa; Takashi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Image-signal processing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 6,961,094

Inventors: Kageyama; Junichi (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Process for producing reflective mask blank for EUV lithography and process for producing substrate with functional film for the mask blank
Patent Number: 8,562,794

Inventors: Kakehashi; Takuya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Form editing method and apparatus, and storage medium storing computer-readable program
Patent Number: 6,959,414

Inventors: Kakihara; Masaki (Yokohama, JP), Furuta; Yasuyuki (Aichi, JP), Terada; Haruhiko (Obu, JP), Aoki; Yasuyuki (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Charging device for transferring information relating to the collection of a toll on a moving body
Patent Number: 6,959,282

Inventors: Kakuta; Masataka (Ageo, JP)
Title: Image-reading device
Patent Number: 7,605,955

Inventors: Kamasuka; Atsushi (Matsudo, JP), Shoji; Fumio (Komae, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus and printing system that provides for a printing product that includes a base file and an attached file
Patent Number: 8,564,806

Inventors: Kameyama; Hirokazu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing device and method, data processing device and method, program, and recording medium
Patent Number: 8,565,518

Inventors: Kamijima; Akifumi (Tokyo, JP), Matsukuma; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Exposure mask, method of forming resist pattern and method of forming thin film pattern
Patent Number: 7,604,910

Inventors: Kaminski; Stanislaw (Warszawa, PL)
Title: Method and device for measuring dust concentration in flowing gas
Patent Number: 8,567,266

Inventors: Kanai; Hiroki (Odawara, JP), Kaneko; Seiji (Zama, JP)
Title: Disk control device and control method therefor
Patent Number: 6,961,788

Inventors: Kang; Heung-Mook (Seoul, 135-010, KR)
Title: Structure for connecting a dust collecting hose of a central vacuum cleaning system
Patent Number: 7,603,743

Inventors: Kang; Seong Woo (Santa Clara, CA), Kim; Seong Hoon (Cupertino, CA), Tran; Gregory (Santa Clara, CA), Nguyen; Vincent (San Jose, CA), Tam; Scott (San Jose, CA), Ivanov; Nikollay (Campbell, CA), Bragg; Joe (San Jose, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for dampening disk vibration in storage devices
Patent Number: 6,961,207

Inventors: Kang; Sung Soon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Permeable and elastic pavement blocks
Patent Number: 6,960,046

Inventors: Kant; Rishi (Boulder, CO), Rafaelof; Menachem (Superior, CO)
Title: Acoustically improved disc drive cover made of porous metal matrix with ceramic constrained within pores of matrix
Patent Number: 6,961,208

Inventors: Kapoor; Ashok K. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Semiconductor device having strain-inducing substrate and fabrication methods thereof
Patent Number: 7,605,031

Inventors: Karasawa; Hideo (Nagano-ken, JP), Matsumoto; Yoshiaki (Nagano-ken, JP), Onuki; Masahiro (Nagano-ken, JP), Sakuma; Masayasu (Nagano-ken, JP), Takada; Yutaka (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Light-emitting device
Patent Number: 7,605,542

Inventors: Karczewicz; Marta (San Diego, CA), Chung; Hyukjune (San Diego, CA), Sagetong; Phoom (Orange, CA)
Title: Variable length coding table selection based on block type statistics for refinement coefficient coding
Patent Number: 8,565,314

Inventors: Karlov; Donald David (North Bend, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for efficiently displaying graphics on a display device regardless of physical orientation
Patent Number: 6,958,757

Inventors: Kastenhofer; Gerhard (Effretikon, CH)
Title: Catheter with multilayer tube
Patent Number: 6,960,187

Inventors: Kataoka; Mitsuteru (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Portable viewing system
Patent Number: 6,959,221

Inventors: Katayama; Hiroyuki (Osaka, JP), Kimura; Ryuichi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Composition for thermosetting silicone resin
Patent Number: 8,563,667

Inventors: Katcherian; Ricky V. (Northville, MI)
Title: Devices and methods for locating fixed glass panes on automotive vehicles
Patent Number: 7,604,280

Inventors: Kato; Toshihisa (Handa, JP), Nagaya; Junya (Kariya, JP)
Title: Vehicle motion control apparatus
Patent Number: 6,961,649

Inventors: Katoh; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP), Sato; Ritsuo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Engine fuel injection control device
Patent Number: 6,959,242

Inventors: Katsuragi; Eiju (Odawara, JP), Ogata; Mikito (Odawara, JP), Kurano; Akira (Odawara, JP), Tamiya; Toshihiko (Hadano, JP), Yamamoto; Akira (Sagamihara, JP), Takahashi; Naoya (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Disk array device with selectable method for generating redundant data
Patent Number: 6,961,816

Inventors: Kaufmann; Joerg (Berlin, DE), Harrowe; Greg (Berkeley, CA), Reinhard; Christoph (Alameda, CA), Kang; Sanmao (Richmond, CA)
Title: Genes differentially expressed in breast cancer
Patent Number: 7,605,246

Inventors: Kaveh; Farrokh (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Equipment front end module
Patent Number: 7,604,449

Inventors: Kavousian; Amirpouya (San Jose, CA), Su; David K. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Cancellation of spectral images in communication devices
Patent Number: 8,565,707

Inventors: Kawaguchi; Tomohiro (Cupertino, CA), Otani; Toshio (Sunnyvale, CA), Murase; Atsushi (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Application and tier configuration management in dynamic page reallocation storage system
Patent Number: 8,566,550

Inventors: Kawai; Shinya (Kirishima, JP), Furuse; Tatsuji (Kirishima, JP), Yashima; Mieko (Kirishima, JP), Yamamoto; Kouji (Kirshima, JP)
Title: Laminate, ceramic substrate and method for making the ceramic substrate
Patent Number: 7,605,101

Inventors: Kawai; Yoshimichi (Tokyo, JP), Fujihashi; Kazunori (Tokyo, JP), Tohnai; Shigeaki (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Hiroshi (Futtsu, JP)
Title: Panel structure of steel house and panel constructing method
Patent Number: 7,603,815

Inventors: Kawakami; Hiroshi (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Packet communication method, controller and mobile station
Patent Number: 7,606,238

Inventors: Kawakami; Yoshihisa (Kobe, JP), Rajagopalan; Vijay (Higashinada-ku, JP), Ueda; Kimio (Kobe, JP), Rezai; Ebranim (Kobe, JP)
Title: Disposable absorbent article employing odor reduction layer containing metalphthalocyanine material
Patent Number: 6,960,702

Inventors: Kawakita; Jin (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Hetero pn junction semiconductor and process for producing the same
Patent Number: 8,563,975

Inventors: Kawamoto; Shinichi (Hachioji, JP), Ebata; Atsushi (Kokubunji, JP), Okitsu; Jun (Kokubunji, JP), Yasuda; Yoshiko (Tokorozawa, JP), Higuchi; Tatsuo (Fuchu, JP)
Title: System and method for virtualizing network storages into a single file system view
Patent Number: 7,606,871

Inventors: Kawamura; Takuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image printing system and image processing method
Patent Number: 8,564,819

Inventors: Kawarai; Masako (Hitachinaka, JP), Miura; Junkichi (Hitachi, JP), Hiruta; Tami (Iwaki, JP), Inoue; Yoshinori (Mitaka, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for analysis of poly (biphenyl chloride) in electrical insulating oil
Patent Number: 8,562,910

Inventors: Kawasaki; Ken'ichi (Sakai, JP)
Title: Spool for dual-bearing reel
Patent Number: 6,959,887

Inventors: Kawashima; Hirofumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing quartz crystal oscillator
Patent Number: 6,959,472

Inventors: Kawashima; Tadayoshi (Himeji, JP), Ishii; Yoshitake (Himeji, JP), Hamamoto; Kei (Himeji, JP), Yamada; Souichi (Himeji, JP), Kajihara; Tetsuya (Himeji, JP)
Title: Method for production of maleic anhydride
Patent Number: 6,960,670

Inventors: Kayanakis; Georges (Sophia Antipolis, FR), Gerbault; Eric (Vence, FR)
Title: Electronic cash system for an electronic wallet
Patent Number: 6,959,873

Inventors: Kaye; Gerry C. (Kirk Ella, Hull HU10 7QL, GB)
Title: Device for detecting tachycardiac rhythm disturbances
Patent Number: 6,961,614

Inventors: Kaylor; Kenneth (Woodinville, WA), Kaylor; Brian (Vacaville, CA)
Title: Portable traffic surveillance system
Patent Number: 6,961,079

Inventors: Keeth; Brent (Boise, ID), Manning; Troy A. (Meridian, ID)
Title: Method and apparatus for adjusting the timing of signals over fine and coarse ranges
Patent Number: 6,959,016

Inventors: Keithley; Douglas Gene (Boise, ID), Moss; Roy G. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Image processing using stability criteria for window of pixels
Patent Number: 8,565,533

Inventors: Kempe; Andre (Biviers, FR)
Title: Method and apparatus for factoring ambiguous finite state transducers
Patent Number: 6,961,693

Inventors: Kempe; Andre (Biviers, FR)
Title: Method and apparatus for factoring finite state transducers with unknown symbols
Patent Number: 6,959,273

Inventors: Kepplinger; Leopold Werner (Leonding, AT), Hauzenberger; Franz (Linz, AT), Schenk; Johannes (Linz, AT), Joo; Sanghoon (Pohang, KR)
Title: Method and installation for the indirect reduction of particulate oxide-containing ores
Patent Number: 6,960,238

Inventors: Khatri; Mohamed Fayaz (Miamisburg, OH)
Title: Patch antenna for RFID tag
Patent Number: 7,605,706

Inventors: Khosla; Chaitan (Palo Alto, CA), Hausch; Felix (Langenselbold, DE)
Title: Drug therapy for Celiac Sprue
Patent Number: 7,605,150

Inventors: Kido; Junji (Yonezawa, JP), Suzuki; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Itoh; Kiyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Charge transporting material, organic electroluminescent element, and light emitting panel
Patent Number: 6,960,398

Inventors: Kieliszewski; Marcia J. (Albany, OH)
Title: Synthetic genes for plant gums and other hydroxyproline rich glycoproteins
Patent Number: 8,563,687

Inventors: Kikuchi; Atsushi (Kanagawa, JP), Hattori; Masayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Miyauchi; Toshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Kazuo (Tokyo, JP), Kan; Makiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Decoding method and device for decoding linear code
Patent Number: 7,607,063

Inventors: Kikuchi; Hideo (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Ehara; Yasuhisa (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Yoshizawa; Hiroshi (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Image forming method and apparatus capable of effectively performing charging operation
Patent Number: 7,606,505

Inventors: Kilgore; Brian (Melbourne, FL)
Title: System and method for interleaving compressed audio/video (A/V) data frames
Patent Number: 6,961,324

Inventors: Kim; Beomsup (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Voltage controlled oscillator
Patent Number: 6,960,963

Inventors: Kim; Chang-Hoon (Asan-si, KR), Ahn; Bo-Kyoung (Cheonan-si, KR), Yoo; Hong-Suk (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Photolithography exposure apparatus having blinding plates and method of driving the same
Patent Number: 8,564,762

Inventors: Kim; Do-Hoon (Yongin, KR), So; Warrick (Yongin, KR), Kim; Dong-Gyu (Yongin, KR)
Title: Color filter substrate, method of manufacturing the same, and display panel using the color filter substrate
Patent Number: 8,564,746

Inventors: Kim; Dong-Gyu (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display having more than one color portion within a pixel
Patent Number: 8,564,745

Inventors: Kim; Duk-Yong (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Radio frequency switch
Patent Number: 7,605,674

Inventors: Kim; Hwan-joon (Seoul, KR), Kim; Dae-youb (Seoul, KR), Sung; Maeng-hee (Seoul, KR), Jin; Weon-il (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method for authorizing contents play rights in use of a recording medium
Patent Number: 8,566,958

Inventors: Kim; Hyun-Sung (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for delayed transmission of SMS messages
Patent Number: 7,606,586

Inventors: Kim; Jong Yun (Yongin-si, KR), Kang; Tae Wook (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Thin film transistor
Patent Number: 7,605,399

Inventors: Kim; Ju Ho (Seoul, KR), Cheong; Shin Young (Seoul, KR), Woo; Ki Suk (Seoul, KR)
Title: Motor
Patent Number: 8,564,164

Inventors: Kim; Jun-won (Seongnam, KR)
Title: System and method for judging paper-jam conditions of an image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 6,959,155

Inventors: Kim; Kun Yul (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for aligning holographic ROM system
Patent Number: 6,958,805

Inventors: Kim; Kyoung Nam (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: DLL circuit and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 8,564,341

Inventors: Kim; Kyung-Man (Chungcheongnam-do, KR), Yang; Sun-Mo (Chungcheongnam-do, KR), Han; Chang-Hoon (Chungcheongnam-do, KR)
Title: Semiconductor package and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,605,478

Inventors: Kim; Min Je (Daejeon, KR), Jang; In Seon (Daejeon, KR), Kang; Kyeong Ok (Daejeon, KR), Choi; Seung Jin (Gyeongsangbuk-do, KR), Yoo; Ji Ho (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jin Woong (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for separating musical sound source using time and frequency characteristics
Patent Number: 8,563,842

Inventors: Kim; Roe-Kwan (Yongin-shi, KR)
Title: Method for transmitting short message to called subscribers
Patent Number: 6,959,193

Inventors: Kim; Se-tae (Seoul, KR)
Title: Image forming appartus and control method thereof
Patent Number: 8,564,636

Inventors: Kim; Seyeob (Seoul, KR), Kim; Bo-Eun (Youngin-si, KR), Jeong; Minsu (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Transconductance varying circuit of transconductor circuit, varying bandwidth filter circuit using the same and digital tuning circuit of transconductor-capacitor filter
Patent Number: 6,958,652

Inventors: Kim; Sung Min (Seoul, KR)
Title: Semiconductor chip with conductive diffusion regions, method for manufacturing the same, and stack package using the same
Patent Number: 8,563,427

Inventors: Kim; Sung-jin (Kyungki-do, KR), Lee; Shin-jun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Encoding method and apparatus of deformation information of 3D object
Patent Number: 6,959,114

Inventors: Kim; Ui-yol (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Yong-jae (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method of generating tracking error signal, optical pickup device, and optical disc drive device adopting the method
Patent Number: 8,565,056

Inventors: Kim; Yang Hann (Daejeon, KR), Nam; Kyoung Uk (Bucheon-si, KR)
Title: Method of visualizing sound fields of individual sound sources using acoustic holography
Patent Number: 6,958,950

Inventors: Kim; Yong Hee (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Nozzle assembly of dishwasher
Patent Number: 6,959,881

Inventors: Kimbrell; Eddie (Dacula, GA), Lichoulas; Ted (Simpsonville, SC), Marchek; Kyle (Greer, SC)
Title: Modular, resealable fiber optic high fiber count packaging
Patent Number: 8,565,571

Inventors: Kimura; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP), Miyaji; Yuichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Oscillating apparatus
Patent Number: 7,605,621

Inventors: Kimura; Kazumi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Scanning optical apparatus and image forming apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 6,958,764

Inventors: Kimura; Kengo (Niiza, JP)
Title: Discharge lamp lighting apparatus and semiconductor integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,605,546

Inventors: Kimura; Shinichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Apparatus, method, or storage medium for image processing
Patent Number: 7,606,446

Inventors: Kindem; Joel (San Diego, CA), Carlson; Lars S. (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Capacitive bypass
Patent Number: 7,605,397

Inventors: Kinnis; Tony F. (Murray, KY), Sit; Ho Wing (Moraga, CA)
Title: Digital signature service
Patent Number: 6,959,382

Inventors: Kintaka; Yuji (Omihachiman, JP)
Title: Translucent ceramic and method for manufacturing the same, and optical component and optical device
Patent Number: 7,605,103

Inventors: Kirst; Susan J. (Brookline, MA), Holtzman; Douglas A. (Jamaica Plain, MA), Fraser; Christopher C. (Lexington, MA), Sharp; John D. (Arlington, MA), Barnes; Thomas S. (Boston, MA)
Title: TANGO 332 polypeptides
Patent Number: 6,960,651

Inventors: Kisaka; Masashi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Shock control for rotational recording apparatus
Patent Number: 6,958,882

Inventors: Kishi; Takahiko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Frequency converter
Patent Number: 6,958,782

Inventors: Kisin; Roman (San Jose, CA), Raynaud-Richard; Pierre (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Enterprise evidence repository providing access control to collected artifacts
Patent Number: 8,566,903

Inventors: Kita; Koji (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Kazuyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming system, method for storing image data and memory media
Patent Number: 6,961,139

Inventors: Kitahara; Yoshihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and method of operation of data transfer circuit
Patent Number: 8,566,629

Inventors: Kitamura; Tamotsu (Nagano, JP)
Title: Wiring pattern determination method and computer program product thereof
Patent Number: 7,607,113

Inventors: Kizer; Jade M. (Mountain View, CA), Lau; Benedict C. (San Jose, CA), Vu; Roxanne T. (San Jose, CA), Hampel; Craig E. (San Jose, CA)
Title: System with phase jumping locked loop circuit
Patent Number: 6,960,948

Inventors: Kizilyalli; Isik C. (Millburn, NJ), Radosevich; Joseph Rudolph (Orlando, FL), Roy; Pradip Kumar (Orlando, FL)
Title: Selective laser annealing of semiconductor material
Patent Number: 7,605,064

Inventors: Klaas; Kai (79761 Waldshut-Tiengen, DE)
Title: Method and device for determining any fluid mixture composition and for measuring material quantity
Patent Number: 6,960,770

Inventors: Klein; Robert Steven (Manchester, CT), Austin; Mark (Roswell, GA), Knag; Ralph (Morris Plains, NJ)
Title: Handover relation identification utilizing network events
Patent Number: 8,565,771

Inventors: Klemen; Donald (Carmel, IN)
Title: Seven speed transmission with six torque-transmitting mechanisms and three planetary gear sets
Patent Number: 7,604,564

Inventors: Kliemannel; Wolfgang (Lemforde, DE), Meyer; Jorg (Wagenfeld, DE)
Title: Shift-by-wire shifting with P position
Patent Number: 7,603,926

Inventors: Klink; Ulrich (Neuffen, DE), Wiederhold; Joachim (Schorndorf, DE), Wolf; Jurgen (Ostfildern, DE)
Title: Method of honing bores
Patent Number: 6,960,121

Inventors: Klotzer; Rebecca (Cottingon, DE)
Title: Expanded porous thermoplastic polymer membranes
Patent Number: 6,960,616

Inventors: Klug; Michael A. (Austin, TX), Holzbach; Mark E. (Austin, TX), Newswanger; Craig (Austin, TX)
Title: Enhanced environment visualization using holographic stereograms
Patent Number: 7,605,961

Inventors: Knirsch; Matthias (Schwieberdingen, DE), Hinz; Alexander (Markgroeningen, DE)
Title: Method for operating an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 6,959,243

Inventors: Knoop; Sven (Hamburg, DE), Galinski; Mike (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for testing aircraft electrical systems
Patent Number: 8,564,300

Inventors: Knox; Keith T. (Rochester, NY), Fan; Zhigang (Webster, NY), Schneider; Eric J. (Webster, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting photocopier tracking signatures
Patent Number: 6,958,828

Inventors: Knuth; Rosemary F (Congers, NY), Rousso; John (Trumbull, CT)
Title: Resealable nurser liner
Patent Number: 6,959,826

Inventors: Kobayashi; Hidekazu (Azumino, JP)
Title: Electroluminescent device and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,605,535

Inventors: Kobayashi; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method of electronic device
Patent Number: 7,605,021

Inventors: Kobayashi; Kevin W. (Torrance, CA)
Title: Linear multi-stage transimpedance amplifier
Patent Number: 7,605,660

Inventors: Kobayashi; Shoei (Kanagawa, JP), Kobayashi; Nobuyoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Yamagami; Tamotsu (Kanagawa, JP), Iimura; Shinichiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of, and apparatus for, recording address information to disc medium
Patent Number: 8,565,055

Inventors: Kobayashi; Yuki (Daito, JP), Matsuo; Yuji (Daito, JP)
Title: Electroacoustic transducer
Patent Number: 8,565,470

Inventors: Kobayashi; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP), Fujimura; Kazuya (Kanagawa, JP), Uchida; Osamu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Electronic device, unlocking method, and program
Patent Number: 8,566,611

Inventors: Koch; Bernd (Wasserburg am Inn, DE), Urban; Hans (Haag, DE)
Title: Apparatus for fastening a mounting rail to a threaded shaft
Patent Number: 8,567,030

Inventors: Koch; Robert A. (Norcross, GA)
Title: Setting and display of communication receipt preferences by users of multiple communication devices
Patent Number: 7,606,864

Inventors: Kodali; Pradeep (Hyderabad, IN), Nayak; Shivank (Hyderabad, IN), Pattanayak; Uttam (Hyderabad, IN)
Title: Domain specific PLMN selection
Patent Number: 8,565,221

Inventors: Kodosky; Jeffrey L. (Austin, TX), Andrade; Hugo (Austin, TX), Odom; Brian K. (Pflugerville, TX), Butler; Cary P. (Austin, TX)
Title: Specifying and targeting portions of a graphical program for real-time response
Patent Number: 6,961,686

Inventors: Koh; Young-ok (Yongin, KR)
Title: Apparatus for reproducing data from an optical disc inducing vibration and method thereof
Patent Number: 6,958,964

Inventors: Koide; Hiroyuki (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Moving apparatus, exposure apparatus, and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 6,960,845

Inventors: Koitabashi; Kumi (Funabashi, JP), Kawai; Takuji (Ebina, JP)
Title: Apparatus having packet allocation function and packet allocation method
Patent Number: 8,565,087

Inventors: Koizumi; Toru (Kanagawa-Ken, JP), Sakai; Seiichiro (Kanagawa-Ken, JP), Ogura; Masanori (Kanagawa-Ken, JP)
Title: Image pickup device comprising photoelectric conversation unit, floating diffusion region and guard ring
Patent Number: 7,605,415

Inventors: Kojima; Susumu (Susono, JP)
Title: Fuel supply system for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 6,959,697

Inventors: Kojima; Toshiya (Kanagawa, JP), Enomoto; Katsumi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Printer and feeding control method
Patent Number: 6,960,037

Inventors: Kokubo; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Channel quality estimation method and receiving apparatus
Patent Number: 7,606,294

Inventors: Kolstrup; Anders Peter (Valby, DK)
Title: Planet gear and use thereof
Patent Number: 6,960,147

Inventors: Komatsu; Hiroshi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Photosensitive resin composition, process for forming relief pattern, and electronic component
Patent Number: 6,960,420

Inventors: Komatsu; Setsuko (Ibaraki, JP), Koshiba; Tomokazu (Tokyo, JP), Sawa; Shinichiro (Tokyo, JP), Hashimoto; Makoto (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Stress-responsive root-specific genes
Patent Number: 7,605,303

Inventors: Komine; Toshihiko (Fujimino, JP), Ohseki; Takeo (Fujimino, JP), Konishi; Satoshi (Fujimino, JP)
Title: Frequency block allocation apparatus and method, and computer program
Patent Number: 8,565,147

Inventors: Komiya; Yasuhiro (Hino, JP), Ishii; Kensuke (Tokyo, JP), Ohyama; Nagaaki (Kawasaki, JP), Yamaguchi; Masahiro (Yokohama, JP), Obi; Takashi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Color reproducing device
Patent Number: 6,961,149

Inventors: Kondo; Hirokazu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Color reproduction definition creating method and color conversion method
Patent Number: 7,605,945

Inventors: Kong; Lei (Shanghai, CN), Wong; Ka Wai (New Territories, HK), Tsang; Danny Hin Kwok (New Territories, HK)
Title: Sleep mode selection employing a semi-markov decision process
Patent Number: 8,565,134

Inventors: Koo; Kyung-ha (Suwon, KR)
Title: Heatsink mounting unit
Patent Number: 6,958,913

Inventors: Kopecky; Diana (McKinney, TX)
Title: Event reminder system
Patent Number: 8,567,100

Inventors: Kornecki; Ted Stanley (Auburn, AL), Raper; Randy L. (Auburn, AL)
Title: Roller system for cover crop termination
Patent Number: 7,604,067

Inventors: Kosaka; Yuji (Obu, JP), Matsumura; Toshimi (Chita-gun, JP)
Title: Fuel injection control system for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 6,959,541

Inventors: Koshi; Yutaka (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Kimura; Shunichi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Translated document image production device, recording medium and translated document image production method
Patent Number: 7,606,419

Inventors: Kosht; Danial L. (Gaylord, MI), Walling; Joseph M. (Boyne City, MI), Bunge; Richard P. (Boyne City, MI), Hickman; Ron (Sherman, IL)
Title: Pressure switch with adjustable differental setting
Patent Number: 7,605,336

Inventors: Kosmowski; Mark T. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Air bearing assembly for guiding motion of optical components of a laser processing system
Patent Number: 7,603,785

Inventors: Kosny; Jan (Oak Ridge, TN), Gaskin; Sally (Houston, TX)
Title: Panelized wall system with foam core insulation
Patent Number: 7,603,822

Inventors: Kosuge; Akio (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Charging device using a charge roller and image forming apparatus including the same
Patent Number: 6,961,529

Inventors: Kourtakis; Kostantinos (Media, PA), Grier; Gerard Joseph (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Phyllosilicate composites containing MICA
Patent Number: 8,563,125

Inventors: Kousai; Shouhei (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Power amplifier and semiconductor integrated circuit
Patent Number: 8,565,341

Inventors: Kousai; Shouhei (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Oscillator circuit, radio communication device and semiconductor integrated circuit
Patent Number: 8,565,705

Inventors: Kowalczyk; Mark William (Amsterdam, NY)
Title: Seals for turbines and turbo machinery
Patent Number: 7,604,241

Inventors: Kowald; Julie Rae (Newport, AU)
Title: Visual language classification system
Patent Number: 7,606,397

Inventors: Koyama; Shozo (Matsumoto-shi, Nagano, JP), Yamaguchi; Yoshihiro (Matsumoto-shi, Nagano, JP)
Title: Inhibitory or blocking agents of molecular generating and/or inducing functions
Patent Number: 7,605,183

Inventors: Koyano; Hideaki (Kawasaki, JP), Ogawa; Kazukiyo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for adjusting optical signals
Patent Number: 8,565,604

Inventors: Kramer; Andrew P. (Marine on St. Croix, MN), Huvelle; Etienne (Frasnes-Lez-Gosselies, BE)
Title: Method and apparatus for quantification of cardiac wall motion asynchrony
Patent Number: 8,562,532

Inventors: Kramer; Glenn A. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: System and method for selecting weighting for searching and for presentation of search results
Patent Number: 8,566,750

Inventors: Krien; David A. (Hays, KS)
Title: Computerized imaging of sporting trophies and method of providing a replica
Patent Number: 8,565,490

Inventors: Krishnan; Murali R. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Adaptive bandwidth throttling for network services
Patent Number: 6,961,341

Inventors: Kroll; Mark W. (Simi Valley, CA), Bradley; Kerry (Glendale, CA)
Title: System and method for evaluating risk of mortality due to congestive heart failure using physiologic sensors
Patent Number: 6,961,615

Inventors: Krutsick; Thomas Joseph (Fleetwood, PA)
Title: Integrated silicon optical isolator
Patent Number: 7,605,010

Inventors: Kubler; Joseph J. (Boulder, CO), Morris; Michael D. (Cedar Rapids, IA)
Title: Hierarchical data collection network supporting packetized voice communications among wireless terminals and telephones
Patent Number: 6,961,312

Inventors: Kubo; Hiroaki (Muko, JP)
Title: Digital camera that displays a previously captured image on an LCD when a half-mirror is in motion
Patent Number: 6,961,089

Inventors: Kubo; Hiroaki (Muko, JP)
Title: Digital camera with light adjusting control of flash
Patent Number: 6,961,091

Inventors: Kubo; Hiroaki (Muko, JP)
Title: Digital camera
Patent Number: 6,958,779

Inventors: Kubo; Hiroyoshi (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Iron core, iron core manufacturing method, alignment apparatus, and exposure apparatus
Patent Number: 8,567,040

Inventors: Kubota; Hidemi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ink jet printing apparatus and ink jet printing method using selective application of different voltages to control ink discharge
Patent Number: 6,959,973

Inventors: Kubota; Shigeo (Kanagawa, JP), Masuda; Hisashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical fiber, optical amplification/oscillation device, laser light generating device, laser display unit, and color laser display unit
Patent Number: 6,961,507

Inventors: Kukal; Taranjit (Delhi, IN), Dudek; Heiko (Rosenheim, DE), Long; Jerry Alan (Austin, TX), Banton; Chris (Penfield, NY)
Title: System and method for parametric intercoupling of static and dynamic analyses for synergistic integration in electronic design automation
Patent Number: 8,566,767

Inventors: Kumar; Satyendra (Kent, OH)
Title: Biaxial liquid crystal electro-optic devices
Patent Number: 7,604,850

Inventors: Kung; May C. (San Jose, CA), Narayan; Sudha (San Jose, CA), Cheng; Chunjer Chuck (Saratoga, CA), Manavi; Mahdad (San Clemente, CA), Gustafson; John R. (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Disk drive cover having a see-through insert including an electrically conductive material
Patent Number: 7,605,999

Inventors: Kung; Nien-Hui (HsinChu, TW), Chu; Kwan-Jen (HsinChu, TW)
Title: Switching regulator with lower transistor capable of two states of ON or low current
Patent Number: 7,605,571

Inventors: Kung; Yung-Keng (Hsinpu Chen, TW)
Title: Zero voltage switching power conversion circuit for a cold cathode fluorescent lamp
Patent Number: 6,958,919

Inventors: Kuo; Peter (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Antenna assembly with improved supporting device
Patent Number: 8,564,483

Inventors: Kure; Yoshinobu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Control apparatus, content transmission system and content transmission method
Patent Number: 8,566,889

Inventors: Kuriakin; Valery (Nizhny Novgorod, RU), Knyazev; Alexander (Nizhny Novgorod, RU), Belenov; Roman (Nizhny Novgorod, RU), Chen; Yen-Kuang (Franklin Park, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for improved memory management of video images
Patent Number: 6,961,063

Inventors: Kurochkin; Igor (Yokohama, JP), Schoenbach; Christian (Yokohama, JP), Okazaki; Yasushi (Hidaka, JP)
Title: Method of screening for agents that modulate Tysnd1 level or activity in a cell.
Patent Number: 7,605,005

Inventors: Kurokawa; Kazushige (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Storage apparatus mounting frame, storage extension apparatus, and method of controlling storage apparatus
Patent Number: 8,566,545

Inventors: Kusakabe; Yuki (Kawasaki, JP), Tomita; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP), Sato; Junko (Kawasaki, JP), Tanaka; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Itami; Tsuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Document processing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,606,823

Inventors: Kushibiki; Masato (Nirasaki, JP), Shimizu; Akitaka (Nirasaki, JP)
Title: Fine pattern forming method
Patent Number: 7,604,908

Inventors: Kushnick; Eric Barr (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for improving the frequency resolution of a direct digital synthesizer
Patent Number: 7,606,849

Inventors: Kuslich; Stephen D. (Stillwater, MN), Peterson; Francis (Spooner, WI)
Title: Pigtail fastener
Patent Number: 6,959,470

Inventors: Kuwata; Naoki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Phase comparator circuit
Patent Number: 6,959,061

Inventors: Kuwata; Naoki (Nagano-ken, JP), Ishida; Hirokazu (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Processing of image data supplied to image display apparatus
Patent Number: 6,961,037

Inventors: Kwon; Oh-Seob (Yongin, KR), Koh; Sung-Soo (Yongin, KR), Park; Dong-Seop (Yongin, KR), Ro; Jae-Sang (Seoul, KR), Lee; Seog-Young (Seoul, KR), Hong; Won-Eui (Seoul, KR)
Title: Flat panel display apparatus and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,564,197

Inventors: Kwon; Soon-Wan (Gwangju-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for verifying system-on-chip model
Patent Number: 7,607,116

Inventors: Kwon; Yeong Hyun (Anyang-si, KR), Chung; Jae Hoon (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; So Yeon (Anyang-si, KR), Han; Seung Hee (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for transmitting system information from a base station supporting an improved system
Patent Number: 8,565,260

Inventors: Kwon; Yong Il (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Cho; Han Jin (Seoul, KR), Park; Tah Joon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Cho; Koon Shik (Seoul, KR)
Title: Pad controlling apparatus
Patent Number: 8,564,360

Inventors: Kysilka; Vladimir (Brno, CZ), Kalisz; Tomas (Praha, CZ), Kacer; Petr (Phaha, CZ)
Title: Process for the preparation of an oxaliplatin preparation
Patent Number: 7,605,282

Inventors: Labedz; Frank (Omaha, NE), Gaddam; Srinivas (Omaha, NE)
Title: System and method for managing maintenance of building facilities
Patent Number: 8,566,434

Inventors: Labedz; Frank (Omaha, NE), Gaddam; Srinivas (Omaha, NE)
Title: System and method for managing maintenance of building facilities
Patent Number: 7,606,919

Inventors: LaBerge; Paul A. (Shoreview, MN)
Title: Delay line synchronizer apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,605,631

Inventors: Lacey, III; Herbert Lyvirn (Garner, NC)
Title: System and method for robust parsing of multiple-frame protocol messages
Patent Number: 6,961,779

Inventors: Lacey; Thomas G. (Derry, NH), Provost; George A. (Litchfield, NH), Dowd; Clinton (Goffstown, NH), Stumpf; James Van (Goffstown, NH), Condon; Mark Joseph (Reading, MA), Pollard; Samuel White (Durham, NH), Jens; Stephen C. (Winchester, MA), Grulke; Peter E. (Freemont, NH)
Title: Molding of fastening hooks and other devices
Patent Number: 6,960,314

Inventors: Lacour; Gilles (Belley, FR)
Title: Variable frequency electric signal generator, automatic control and low cost computing means
Patent Number: 6,960,954

Inventors: Ladd; Holly (Rainbow City, AL), Ladd; David (Rainbow City, AL)
Title: Upper body exercise apparatus for stationary bike
Patent Number: 8,562,495

Inventors: Lading; Gert (Randers, DK)
Title: Method for compensation of gyroscopic forces of a rotor in a helicopter
Patent Number: 8,565,941

Inventors: Lai; Chun Hung (Taichung County, TW)
Title: Glass pane connector
Patent Number: 7,603,820

Inventors: Lakhani; Vinod C. (Milpitas, CA), Chevallier; Christophe J. (Palo Alto, CA), Adsitt; Mathew L. (Boise, ID)
Title: Memory system, method and predecoding circuit operable in different modes for selectively accessing multiple blocks of memory cells for simultaneous reading writing or erasure
Patent Number: 6,961,805

Inventors: Lam; Chung H. (Peekskill, NY), Rajendran; Bipin (White Plains, NY)
Title: Method to create a uniformly distributed multi-level cell (MLC) bitstream from a non-uniform MLC bitstream
Patent Number: 7,606,067

Inventors: Lamb; Jonathan (Ringwood, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for increasing processing performance of pipelined averaging filters
Patent Number: 6,959,317

Inventors: Lang; William J. (Beaverton, MI)
Title: Dual axis grinder blender
Patent Number: 7,604,301

Inventors: Lao; Kai Qin (Pleasanton, CA), Reed; Mark T. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Encoding and decoding reactions for determining target polynucleotides
Patent Number: 7,604,937

Inventors: Larky; Steven P. (Del Mar, CA), Berndt; Paul D. (Woodinville, WA), Lewis; Mike (Escondido, CA), Swindle; Scott (San Diego, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method to test high speed devices with a low speed tester
Patent Number: 6,959,257

Inventors: Laroia; Rajiv (Basking Ridge, NJ), Li; Junyi (Matawan, NJ), Rangan; Sundeep (Hoboken, NJ), Viswanath; Pramod (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Base station identification in orthogonal frequency division multiplexing based spread spectrum multiple access systems
Patent Number: 6,961,364

Inventors: Leach; Roger (Darwin, NJ)
Title: Aerodynamic article with protective coating and method of bonding metal to polyurethane
Patent Number: 6,960,065

Inventors: Leadlay; Peter Francis (Cambridge, GB), Staunton; James (Cambridge, GB), Cortes; Jesus (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Hybrid polyketide synthases combining heterologous loading and extender modules
Patent Number: 6,960,453

Inventors: LeBoeuf; Steven Francis (Raleigh, NC), Vertiatchikh; Alexei Vasilievich (Niskayuna, NY), Chen; Rui (Clifton Park, NY), Potyrailo; Radislav Alexandrovich (Niskayuna, NY)
Title: Detector system for unidentified substances
Patent Number: 7,605,920

Inventors: Leck; Thomas J. (Hockessin, DE), Bricker; Stuart C. (Wilmington, DE), Sievert; Allen Capron (Elkton, MD)
Title: Tracer-containing compositions
Patent Number: 8,562,853

Inventors: Lee; Chang-Hyun (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Choi; Jung-Dal (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kang; Chang-Seok (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Shin; Yoo-Cheol (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Sel; Jong-Sun (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Nonvolatile memory devices having a fin shaped active region and methods of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,605,430

Inventors: Lee; David Jau Young (San Ramon, CA), Xu; Ce (Concord, CA), Lee; William Chien-Yeh (Danville, CA)
Title: Architecture of internet protocol-based cellular networks
Patent Number: 7,606,189

Inventors: Lee; Du-hyun (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Byung-kyu (Seoul, KR), Ko; Woong (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Methods of fabricating nanoimprint stamp
Patent Number: 8,562,842

Inventors: Lee; Harry C. (Maitland, FL), Sefcik; Jason (Orlando, FL)
Title: Method and apparatus for image processing using sub-pixel differencing
Patent Number: 6,961,481

Inventors: Lee; Ho-young (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Sung-su (Yongin-si, KR), Park; Du-sik (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Chang-yeong (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Method for color filter array interpolation using color correlation similarity and multi-direction edge information
Patent Number: 7,605,848

Inventors: Lee; Hyoung-Woo (Seoul, KR), Lee; June (Seoul, KR), Kwon; Oh-Suk (Kyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Nonvolatile semiconductor memory with X8/X16 operation mode using address control
Patent Number: 6,958,935

Inventors: Lee; Jae Chan (Gyunggi-Do, KR), Yu; Jong Won (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Wang Sang (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Hyun Hak (Gyunggi-Do, KR)
Title: Multi-ban U-slot antenna
Patent Number: 7,605,769

Inventors: Lee; Jae Joon (Gyunggi-do, KR), Ahn; Jin Yong (Gyunggi-do, KR), Cho; Suk Hyeon (Gyunggi-do, KR), Kim; Ki Hwan (Gyunggi-do, KR), Lee; Seok Kyu (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Carrier for manufacturing printed circuit board, method of manufacturing the same and method of manufacturing printed circuit board using the same
Patent Number: 8,563,141

Inventors: Lee; James M. (Orange, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for repair of torn rotator cuff tendons
Patent Number: 7,604,659

Inventors: Lee; Jared Ahmad (Santa Clara, CA), Salinas; Martin Jeff (San Jose, CA), Agarwal; Ankur (Mountain View, CA), Gold; Ezra Robert (Sunnyvale, CA), Cruse; James P. (Santa Cruz, CA), Pal; Aniruddha (Santa Clara, CA), Nguyen; Andrew (San Jose, CA)
Title: Apparatus for radial delivery of gas to a chamber and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 8,562,742

Inventors: Lee; Jong-haeng (Yongin, KR)
Title: Phase locked loop including control circuit for reducing lock-time
Patent Number: 6,961,399

Inventors: Lee; Ju-Hyung (Kwachon-shi, KR), Kim; Yong-Jin (Seoul, KR)
Title: Loop antenna for a mobile terminal capable of reducing specific absorption rate
Patent Number: 6,958,737

Inventors: Lee; Jun-Seo (Songnam-shi, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for recording/reproducing voice message in exchange system having internet gateway
Patent Number: 6,959,072

Inventors: Lee; Myung-bok (Suwon, KR), Nikolai; Petrov (Suwon, KR), Woo; Gi-myung (Suwon, KR)
Title: Optical head with GRIN lens
Patent Number: 6,958,968

Inventors: Lee; Nam Kyu (Changwon-si, KR), Kim; Bong Gyun (Busan, KR), Kwon; Bong Hwan (Pohang-si, KR), Cho; Jang Hwan (Gumi-si, KR)
Title: Energy recovery apparatus and method for plasma display panel
Patent Number: 7,605,808

Inventors: Lee; Sang Don (Kyungki-Do, KR)
Title: Method of producing multi-wavelength semiconductor laser device
Patent Number: 7,606,280

Inventors: Lee; Sang Don (Kyungki-Do, KR)
Title: Method of producing multi-wavelength semiconductor laser device
Patent Number: 7,606,281

Inventors: Lee; Sang Hun (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus to facilitate separation of a mask and a mask platform
Patent Number: 6,961,119

Inventors: Lee; Sheng Tai (Taipei, TW), Lin; Yung Lin (Palo Alto, CA), Kuo; Chuan Chiung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Circuits and methods for driving light sources
Patent Number: 8,564,219

Inventors: Lee; Terry R. (Boise, ID), Ryan; Kevin J. (Eagle, ID)
Title: Apparatus and methods for optically-coupled memory systems
Patent Number: 6,961,259

Inventors: Lee; Tzuochang (Shrewsbury, MA), Chen; Hong (Shrewsbury, MA), Zhao; Peiqian (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Optical servo track identification on tape storage media
Patent Number: 6,961,200

Inventors: Lee; Wen Sung (Taichung, TW)
Title: Flashlight having manual charging device
Patent Number: 6,959,999

Inventors: Lee; Whonchee (Boise, ID), Moore; Scott E. (Meridian, ID), Meikle; Scott G. (Gainesville, VA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for selectively removing conductive material from a microelectronic substrate
Patent Number: 7,604,729

Inventors: Lee; Won Woo (Kunpo-si, KR)
Title: Mobile communication terminal and operating method thereof
Patent Number: 7,607,077

Inventors: Lee; Wy Peron (Riverside, CA)
Title: Cutting machine with environment control arrangement
Patent Number: 6,960,124

Inventors: Lee; Young-jin (Dong-gu, KR)
Title: Broadcast signal receiving apparatus and method of filtering noise signals
Patent Number: 7,605,838

Inventors: Leenders; Martinus Hendrikus Antonius (Rotterdam, NL), Donders; Sjoerd Nicolaas Lambertus (Vught, NL), Kemper; Nicolaas Rudolf (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus, device manufacturing method and a control system
Patent Number: 8,564,760

Inventors: Leibu; Mark H. (St. Louis, MO), Van Cleve; Gilbert W. (Ballwin, MO)
Title: Vending machine system and method
Patent Number: 6,959,230

Inventors: Lemoff; Brian E. (Union City, CA), Hoke; Charles D. (Palo Alto, CA), Schroeder; Dale W. (Scotts Valley, CA)
Title: Non-blocking mechanical fiber optic matrix switch
Patent Number: 6,961,486

Inventors: Leone-Bay; Andrea (Ridgefield, CT), Milstein; Sam J. (Larchmont, NY), Sarrubi; Donald J. (Bronxville, NY), Leipold; Harry (Elmsford, NY)
Title: Compounds and compositions for delivering active agents
Patent Number: 6,960,355

Inventors: Lertrattanapanich; Surapong (Irvine, CA), Chappalli; Mahesh (Irvine, CA), Kim; Yeong-Taeg (Irvine, CA)
Title: System and method for motion vector collection for motion compensated interpolation of digital video
Patent Number: 8,565,309

Inventors: Leung; Ka Y (Austin, TX)
Title: Speaking thermometer
Patent Number: 7,606,626

Inventors: LeVine; David (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Method of quantifying royalty owner rights
Patent Number: 6,961,714

Inventors: Levine; David (Smyrna, GA)
Title: Communication networks in which an application server and multiple directory numbers are used to provide internet protocol like features to time division multiplexed phone lines
Patent Number: 8,565,406

Inventors: Lewin; Thomas (Hallstahammar, SE)
Title: Insert and a heater element for electrical furnaces
Patent Number: 8,565,283

Inventors: Lewis; Shane (Coolidge, AZ)
Title: Virtual hardware system with universal ports using FPGA
Patent Number: 7,607,005

Inventors: Li; Bin (Beijing, CN), Pang; Li Qun (Beijing, CN), Sha; Zhi Qiang (Beijing, CN), Zuo; Zhi Bo (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method and system for processing text
Patent Number: 8,566,080

Inventors: Li; Chaoji (Beijing, CN), Kasuya; Atsushi (Los Altos, CA), Zhao; Jianzhou (Changchun, CN), Yu; Baodong (Beijing, CN)
Title: Evaluation and display of temporal descriptions
Patent Number: 7,606,826

Inventors: Li; Jian (Sunnyvale, CA), Mu; Xiao-Chun (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Stacked ferroelectric memory device and method of making same
Patent Number: 6,960,479

Inventors: Li; Jinghui (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method for channel balance
Patent Number: 6,961,525

Inventors: Li; Tseng-Jung (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Runner for extension table
Patent Number: 6,959,651

Inventors: Li; Weipeng (Ossining, NY), Nair; Deleep R. (Fishkill, NY), Park; Jae-Eun (Wappingers Falls, NY), Thean; Voon-Yew (Fishkill, NY), Teh; Young Way (Singapore, SG)
Title: Integrated circuit structure having substantially planar N-P step height and methods of forming
Patent Number: 8,563,394

Inventors: Li; Xuewen (Cary, NC), Gray-Preston; Carroll L. (Morrisville, NC), Christie, IV; Samuel H. (Cary, NC), Ma; Junhui (Cary, NC)
Title: Multiple appearance directory number support across packet- and circuit-switched networks
Patent Number: 6,961,332

Inventors: Li; Yang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Electronic device
Patent Number: 8,564,948

Inventors: Liang; Haixiang (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Non-iterative time-domain equalizer
Patent Number: 6,961,372

Inventors: Liang; Kuo-Yen (Taipei Hsien, TW), Huang; Chun-Hsiang (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Lens system
Patent Number: 7,605,990

Inventors: Liang; Tao (Westford, MA), Wang; Xiaodong (Acton, MA)
Title: Integrated circuit transformer for radio frequency applications
Patent Number: 6,959,482

Inventors: Liao; Chih-Chang (Tainan, TW), Wong; Yichun (Tainan, TW), Liu; Kang-Hung (Hsinchu, TW), Fan; Yang-Yi (Taichung, TW)
Title: Transflective display device with different pretilt angles and fabrication method for thereof
Patent Number: 6,961,107

Inventors: Liao; Yu-Fen (Kaohsiung, TW), Fan; Cheng-Hsuan (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Conversion circuit for discriminating sourcing current and sinking current
Patent Number: 6,960,902

Inventors: Lichinchi; Frank Paul (Shirley, NY)
Title: Portable knockdown trolley hoist
Patent Number: 7,604,134

Inventors: Lim; Seung-mo (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Kyo-yeol (Yongin-si, KR), Chung; Jae-woo (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Hwa-sun (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Jae-chang (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Method of forming piezoelectric actuator of inkjet head
Patent Number: 7,603,756

Inventors: Lin; Chen-Chi (San Jose, CA), Cheng; Chunjer C. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Disk drive actuator arm assembly having one or more slotted actuator arms
Patent Number: 6,961,218

Inventors: Lin; Feng (Boise, ID)
Title: System and method to improve the efficiency of synchronous mirror delays and delay locked loops
Patent Number: 7,605,620

Inventors: Lin; Wallace W. (San Jose, CA), Sery; George E. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Charging sensor method and apparatus
Patent Number: 6,960,784

Inventors: Lin; Wan-Jung (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Enhanced CMOS circuit to drive DC motors
Patent Number: 6,960,938

Inventors: Lin; Wei (Warren, NJ), Sherman; Matthew J. (Succasunna, NJ)
Title: Enhanced channel access mechanisms for an HPNA network
Patent Number: 7,606,930

Inventors: Lin; Wei (Warren, NJ), Sherman; Matthew J. (Succasunna, NJ)
Title: Enhanced channel access mechanisms for an HPNA network
Patent Number: 7,606,258

Inventors: Lin; William (Taichung, TW)
Title: Adjustable dumbbell and method
Patent Number: 7,604,577

Inventors: Lin; Yi-Min (Taipei, TW), Lin; Sheng-Hung (Yunlin Hsien, TW)
Title: Non-isolated AC power supply device and method for controlling the same
Patent Number: 6,961,250

Inventors: Linhart; Friedrich (Heidelberg, DE), Esser; Anton (Limburgerhof, DE), Kannengiesser; Detlef (Zwingenberg, DE)
Title: Method for producing creped paper
Patent Number: 7,604,713

Inventors: Linner; Hans (Kalmar, SE)
Title: Tube-filling machine and a filling method in such a machine
Patent Number: 6,959,739

Inventors: Lippert; Robert (Ann Arbor, MI), Wilbur, Jr.; Don (Westland, MI)
Title: Engine control based on flow rate and pressure for hydraulic hybrid vehicle
Patent Number: 6,959,545

Inventors: Lipshitz; David (Ra'anana, IL), Zaslavsky; Alexander (Petach Tikva, IL)
Title: Setting of power amplifier control voltage
Patent Number: 8,565,699

Inventors: Liu; Bao-Shuai (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Replica eye
Patent Number: 8,562,676

Inventors: Liu; Di-Jia (Naperville, IL), Winstead; Daniel R. (Schaumburg, IL), Michalakos; Peter M. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Environmental control system including ozone-destroying catalytic converter having anodized and washcoat layers
Patent Number: 7,604,779

Inventors: Liu; Hain-Ching (Fremont, CA), Zhang; Ji (San Jose, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for measuring compressed video signals and applications to statistical remultiplexing
Patent Number: 6,959,042

Inventors: Liu; Han-Chih (Tainan, TW)
Title: Digital audio signal player having a simulated analogue record
Patent Number: 6,961,289

Inventors: Liu; He-Chiang (Taoyuan, TW), Li; Hsiao-Yi (Taoyuan, TW), Cheng; Hung-Lung (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Composite liquid crystal panel
Patent Number: 6,958,795

Inventors: Liu; Hui (Sammamish, WA), Shen; Manyuan (Bellevue, WA), Xing; Guanbin (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Exploiting multiuser diversity through phase modulation multiplexing
Patent Number: 7,606,596

Inventors: Liu; Kun (Beijing, CN), Wu; Weiguo (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method and apparatus for extracting prosodic feature of speech signal
Patent Number: 8,566,092

Inventors: Liu; Liping (Manassas, VA), Bot; Adrian (Valencia, CA), Diamond; David C. (West Hills, CA)
Title: Melanoma antigen peptide analogues
Patent Number: 7,605,227

Inventors: Liu; Te-Kai (Elmsford, NY), Maruyama; Kiyoshi (Chappaqua, NY)
Title: Dynamically reconfigurable distributed interactive voice response system
Patent Number: 8,565,390

Inventors: Liu; Yi (Bethesda, MD), Shi; Xiao-Wen (College Park, MD), Payne; Gregory F. (Hunt Valley, MD), Meyer; W. Lee (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Chitosan-coated wires for biosensing
Patent Number: 8,562,809

Inventors: Lobig; Nobert (Darmstadt, DE)
Title: Device for the packet-based access of classical ISDN/PSTN subscribers to a switching system
Patent Number: 7,606,216

Inventors: Logan; William F. (Hastings-on-Hudson, NY)
Title: Panel assembly for mounting to the facade of a building
Patent Number: 8,567,141

Inventors: Long; Bo (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Transmission device
Patent Number: 8,567,277

Inventors: Lopez; G. Martinez (Madrid, ES), Tsuno; Katsushige (Akishima, JP)
Title: Energy filter and electron microscope
Patent Number: 6,960,763

Inventors: Lorenz; Rudolf Erich (Ludwigshafen, DE), Pinkos; Rolf (Bad Duerkheim, DE), Steiniger; Michael (Neustadt, DE), Schaefer; Gerd (Monsheim, DE), Danner; Thomas (Erpolzheim, DE)
Title: Method for the separation of polymeric by-products from 1,4-butynediol
Patent Number: 7,605,292

Inventors: Lou; Mingji (Corona, CA), Guo; Xiuli (Irvine, CA), Beker; Orhan (Aliso Viejo, CA)
Title: Disk drive decreasing a settle delay based on speed that a settle parameter adapts
Patent Number: 8,564,899

Inventors: Loughrey; James F. (Stacy, MN)
Title: Variable output single constant source light fixture
Patent Number: 6,960,892

Inventors: Lu; Daozheng (Dunedin, FL), Harkness; David H. (Wilton, CT), Bhatia; Manish (Secaucus, NJ), Samson; Jerome (Belleair Beach, FL), Feininger; William A. (Palm Harbor, FL)
Title: Interactive service device metering systems
Patent Number: 7,607,147

Inventors: Lu; Meijun (Hockessin, DE), Cheng; Lap-Tak Andrew (Newark, DE)
Title: Method for producing a thin-film photovoltaic cell having an etchant-resistant electrode and an integrated bypass diode and a panel incorporating the same
Patent Number: 8,563,347

Inventors: Lu; Ruibo (Orlando, FL), Lee; Seung Hee (Oviedo, FL), Wu; Shin-Tson (Oviedo, FL), Li; Wang-Yang (Xinhua Town, TW), Wei; Chung-Kuang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Multi-domain vertical alignment liquid crystal displays with improved angular dependent gamma curves
Patent Number: 7,605,897

Inventors: Lu; Zheng (St. Charles, MO), Kimbel; Steven L. (St. Charles, MO)
Title: Method to monitor and control the crystal cooling or quenching rate by measuring crystal surface temperature
Patent Number: 6,960,254

Inventors: Ludwig; Lester F. (Redwood Shores, CA), Lauwers; J. Chris (Los Altos, CA)
Title: UTP based video conferencing
Patent Number: 6,959,322

Inventors: Lueders; Hartmut (Oberstenfeld, DE), Walz; Christian (Durmersheim, DE), Mayer; Thorsten (Worms, DE), Loehr; Matthias (Steinheim/Hoepfigheim, DE)
Title: Method for operating an internal combustion engine and a device for carrying out the method
Patent Number: 7,603,846

Inventors: Lutz; Daniel Reese (San Jose, CA)
Title: Detachable nuclear reactor fuel assembly component
Patent Number: 8,565,367

Inventors: Lutz; Heinrich (Dirlewang, DE), Keim; Walter (Mindelheim, DE)
Title: Machine tool and method of adjusting the spindle of a machine tool
Patent Number: 6,960,052

Inventors: Lutz; Robert J. (Wayland, MA), Whiteman; Kathleen R. (Wilmington, MA)
Title: Synergistic effects
Patent Number: 8,563,700

Inventors: Luu; Calvin (San Jose, CA), Hayami; Isao (Yokohama, JP)
Title: System, method, and computer readable medium for scanning a document having a raised image on it
Patent Number: 8,564,849

Inventors: Luyken; Richard Johannes (Munich, DE), Moll; Hans-Peter (Dresden, DE), Popp; Martin (Dresden, DE), Schloesser; Till (Dresden, DE), Strasser; Marc (Munich, DE), Weis; Rolf (Dresden, DE)
Title: Method for producing a trench transistor and trench transistor
Patent Number: 7,605,032

Inventors: Ly; Tai Wei (San Diego, CA), Potter; Garrett Thomas (San Diego, CA)
Title: 2,5-disubstituted arylsulfonamide CCR3 antagonists
Patent Number: 8,563,544

Inventors: Lynam; David (Stevenage, GB)
Title: Radar apparatus with amplifier duplexer
Patent Number: 8,564,476

Inventors: Lytle; Larry (Rapid City, SD), Riisnaes; Alf-Kare Eide (Rapid City, SD), Lytle; Kip (Rapid City, SD), Gab; Shawn (Rapid City, SD)
Title: High blood pressure symptom relief through a laser based medical instrument
Patent Number: 8,562,661

Inventors: Ma; Hao-Yun (Tu-cheng, TW)
Title: Zero insertion force connector with improved driving device
Patent Number: 7,604,495

Inventors: Ma; Kenneth (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for the conditional enablement of PCI power management
Patent Number: 6,959,395

Inventors: Maase; Matthias (Speyer, DE), Budich; Manuel (Bohl-Iggelheim, DE), Gro.beta.mann; Georg (Mannheim, DE), Szarvas; Laszlo (Ludwigshafen, DE)
Title: Method for extracting impurities using ionic liquids
Patent Number: 7,605,297

Inventors: Maca; Gregory A. (Rockwall, TX)
Title: System for GSM interference cancelling
Patent Number: 6,959,191

Inventors: MacDonald; Jeff (Pomona, CA), Hayman; Robert (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Dental compositions with sensitivity relief
Patent Number: 8,562,954

Inventors: Macedo; Jose A. (Ottawa, CA), Fong; Neric H. W. (Ottawa, CA), Rahn; David G. (Kanata, CA)
Title: Tunable upconverter mixer with image rejection
Patent Number: 6,959,178

Inventors: Machida; Haruo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Network system, method and apparatus for processing information, and control program
Patent Number: 7,606,874

Inventors: Machiyama; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for generating a communication management report with security function
Patent Number: 8,564,812

Inventors: Mackel; Wilfried (Oelde, DE)
Title: Centrifugal separator
Patent Number: 6,960,158

Inventors: Maetzke; Thomas (Munchenstein, CH), Stoller; Andre (Blotzheim, FR), Wendeborn; Sebastian (Binningen, CH), Szczepanski; Henry (Wallbach, CH)
Title: Herbicides
Patent Number: 7,605,111

Inventors: Magee; Terence J. (San Francisco, CA), Hughes; Thomas (San Francisco, CA), Seto; Hui-Yin (San Jose, CA)
Title: System for glitch-free delay updates of a standard cell-based programmable delay
Patent Number: 7,605,628

Inventors: Mahadev; Niraj (Milpitas, CA), Yasuda; Kazumasa (Sunnyvale, CA), Jose; Winston (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method to eliminate defects on the periphery of a slider due to conventional machining processes
Patent Number: 6,960,117

Inventors: Mahanpour; Mehrad (Union City, CA), Massoodi; Mohammad (Los Altos, CA), Phengthirath; Dokham (San Jose, CA)
Title: Performing passive voltage contrast on a silicon on insulator semiconductor device
Patent Number: 6,960,802

Inventors: Mahany; Ronald L. (Cedar Rapids, IA)
Title: Radio frequency communication network having adaptive communication parameters
Patent Number: 7,606,287

Inventors: Mahany; Ronald L. (Cedar Rapids, IA), Lucken, legal representative; Pamela (Cedar Rapids, IA)
Title: Remote radio data communication system with data rate switching
Patent Number: 7,606,575

Inventors: Maharatna; Koushik (Bristol, GB), Grass; Eckhard (Berlin, DE), Swapna; Banerjee (In-Kharagpur, IN), Sundar; Dhar Anindya (In-Kharagpur, IN)
Title: CORDIC unit
Patent Number: 7,606,852

Inventors: Maisenhoelder; Bernd (Zurich, CH), Edlinger; Johannes (Frastanz, AT), Heine-Kempkens; Claus (Chur, CH), Pawlak; Michael (Laufenburg, DE), Duveneck; Gert (Bad Krozingen, DE)
Title: Waveguide plate and process for its production and microtitre plate
Patent Number: 6,961,490

Inventors: Makino; Hideyo (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Multibeam light source
Patent Number: 6,961,077

Inventors: Makino; Yutaka (Ibaraki, JP), Sugi; Yasuyuki (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Objective lens, optical head, optical system, and design method for objective lens
Patent Number: 7,606,120

Inventors: Malomsoky; Szabolcs (Szentendse, HU), Zarandy; Pal (Budapest, HU)
Title: Handling TCP protocol for connections transmitted in parallel over radio link
Patent Number: 6,961,349

Inventors: Maly; Peter Martin (Lake Forest, CA), Taylor; Robert (Ponte Vedra Beach, FL), Bansal; Vishal (Overland Park, KS)
Title: Methods and systems for removing pollutants from fluid stream
Patent Number: 8,562,724

Inventors: Manabe; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP), Iwamoto; Kazuyuki (Chiba, JP)
Title: Original feeding apparatus, original reading apparatus, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,605,954

Inventors: Manca; Antonio (Milan, IT), Monguzzi; Riccardo (Dorio, IT), Zenoni; Maurizio (Paullo, IT), Marsili; Leonardo (Brescia, IT)
Title: Process for preparing sodium cefoxitin
Patent Number: 7,605,256

Inventors: Mancini; Phillip Dominick (Clifton, VA)
Title: Installment purchase card and related systems and methods for making informed consumer purchases
Patent Number: 7,606,764

Inventors: Mandel; Barry P. (Fairport, NY), Loftlus; Robert M. (Webster, NY), Moore; Steven R. (Rochester, NY), Krucinski; Martin (Webster, NY), Quesnel; Lisbeth S. (Pittsford, NY)
Title: High print rate merging and finishing system for printing
Patent Number: 6,959,165

Inventors: Manska; Wayne E. (Anaheim, CA), Manska; Phyllis D. (Anaheim, CA)
Title: Non-constrictive vibration device
Patent Number: 7,604,587

Inventors: Manz; Andreas (Bettingen, CH), Harrison; D. Jed (Edmonton, CA), Effenhauser; Carlo S. (Weil am Rhein, DE)
Title: Method for controlling sample introduction in microcolumn separation techniques and sampling device
Patent Number: 6,960,286

Inventors: Mao; Zuhua (Issaquah, WA), Jiang; Hui (Issaquah, WA), Von Behren; Patrick (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Spread spectrum coding for ultrasound contrast agent imaging
Patent Number: 6,960,169

Inventors: Mardirossian; Aris (Germantown, MD)
Title: Global paging system using packet-switched digital data network and remote country designation
Patent Number: 6,960,983

Inventors: Maresh; Joseph D. (West Linn, OR)
Title: Exercise methods and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,604,574

Inventors: Marino; Joseph A. (Apple Valley, MN), Corcoran; Michael P. (Oakdale, MN)
Title: Hoop design for occlusion device
Patent Number: 6,960,220

Inventors: Marino; Joseph A. (Apple Valley, MN), Corcoran; Michael P. (Oakdale, MN), Buonomo; Peter M. (Shorewood, MN)
Title: Laminated sheets for use in a fully retrievable occlusion device
Patent Number: 6,960,224

Inventors: Marks; Tobin J. (Evanston, IL), Facchetti; Antonio (Chicago, IL), Yoon; Myung-Han (Evanston, IL), Yan; He (Skokie, IL)
Title: Siloxane-polymer dielectric compositions and related organic field-effect transistors
Patent Number: 7,605,394

Inventors: Marocco; Mario M (Toronto, Ontario, CA)
Title: Plug in pull bar hinge
Patent Number: 7,603,810

Inventors: Maroto-Valer; M. Mercedes (State College, PA), Zhang; Yinzhi (State College, PA), Kuchta; Matthew E. (State College, PA), Andresen; John M. (State College, PA), Fauth; Dan J. (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Process for sequestering carbon dioxide and sulfur dioxide
Patent Number: 7,604,787

Inventors: Marshall; Julian (Los Altos, CA), Kreeger; Kevin A. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Integrating auxiliary detection and voting algorithms into clinical CAD workflow
Patent Number: 8,565,506

Inventors: Martin; Bradley J. (Virginia Beach, VA)
Title: Telephone call screening and routing device and related method
Patent Number: 8,565,403

Inventors: Martin; Justin A. (Olathe, KS), Washburn; Brian J. (Kansas City, MO)
Title: Enhanced data collection techniques
Patent Number: 8,566,279

Inventors: Martinez Jimenez; Alfredo (Morelos, MX), Gosset Lagarda; Guillermo (Morelos, MX), Hernandez Chavez; Georgina Teresa (Morelos, MX), Huerta Beristain; Gerardo (Guerrero, MX), Trujillo Martinez; Berenice (Morelos, MX), Utrilla Carreri; Jose (Chiapas, MX)
Title: Strains of Escherichia coli modified by metabolic engineering to produce chemical compounds from hydrolyzed lignocellulose, pentoses, hexoses and other carbon sources
Patent Number: 8,563,283

Inventors: Marugami; Takashi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Speaker unit and portable information terminal
Patent Number: 8,565,471

Inventors: Maruoka; Kiyohito (Kobe, JP)
Title: Pneumatic tire with specified bead core covering rubber
Patent Number: 7,604,032

Inventors: Masada; Yohei (Kawasaki, JP), Sugita; Masaru (Tokyo, JP), Kaneko; Hideki (Yokohama, JP), Sakurada; Naoko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Ejection liquid and ejection method
Patent Number: 7,605,124

Inventors: Matola; Jesse Andrew (Winchester, VA)
Title: Mop wringer
Patent Number: 8,567,087

Inventors: Matsoukas; John (Patras, GR), Maragoudakis; Michael (Patras, GR), Vlaxakos; Dimitrios (Athens, GR)
Title: 1,(3,)5-substituted imidazoles, their use in the treatment of hypertension and methods for their preparation
Patent Number: 8,563,586

Inventors: Matsubayashi; Takaaki (Osaka, JP), Karakane; Mitsuo (Osaka, JP), Yoshimoto; Yasunori (Osaka, JP), Hamada; Akira (Osaka, JP)
Title: Fuel cell, method for operating fuel cell and fuel cell system
Patent Number: 8,563,181

Inventors: Matsuda; Mamoru (Ikoma, JP), Nagatsuka; Masato (Ikoma, JP), Mori; Toshiyuki (Ikoma, JP), Kobayashi; Sachiko (Ikoma, JP), Kato; Masatomo (Ikoma, JP), Takai; Miwa (Ikoma, JP)
Title: Method for preventing or treating a disease related to the glucocorticoid receptor
Patent Number: 8,563,551

Inventors: Matsuda; Naoki (Osaka, JP), Shibahara; Youji (Osaka, JP), Kadono; Shinya (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Picture encoding method and picture encoding device
Patent Number: 8,565,307

Inventors: Matsui; Hisaji (Nara, JP), Nishida; Ryoichi (Ikoma, JP), Nishino; Hitoshi (Kyoto, JP), Yamaguchi; Chiharu (Akashi, JP), Nakaoka; Haruyuki (Kishiwada, JP), Takezaki; Kazuhiro (Yamatokoriyama, JP), Sasaki; Katsuhiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Amorphous nano-scale carbon tube and production method therefor
Patent Number: 6,960,334

Inventors: Matsui; Masakatsu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical information recording apparatus for controlling a power level of recording
Patent Number: 6,961,294

Inventors: Matsukura; Ikuo (Yokohama, JP), Shirota; Naoko (Yokohama, JP), Tsushima; Nana (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Kiyoshi (Yokohama, JP), Kakita; Reiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Pellicle
Patent Number: 6,960,381

Inventors: Matsumoto; Akira (Nagoya-shi, JP), Fukuyama; Masashi (Inuyama, JP)
Title: Optical fiber array
Patent Number: 6,961,504

Inventors: Matsumoto; Yasuhiro (Niiza, JP), Kubota; Nobutaka (Tokyo, JP), Noda; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Matsuo; Kazuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Kato; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Homma; Mitsutaka (Tokorozawa, JP), Wakabayashi; Takao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electromagnetic actuator
Patent Number: 7,605,680

Inventors: Matsumoto; Yutaka (Saitama, JP), Nishimura; Hironobu (Saitama, JP), Kotoyori; Masahiko (Tokyo, JP), Yamaguchi; Koji (Yokohama, JP), Naito; Yoshihiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical disk producing device and producing method
Patent Number: 6,960,270

Inventors: Matsuno; Hiroyuki (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Imaging method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,606,406

Inventors: Matsuno; Shinsuke (Kashiwa, JP), Sawa; Takao (Yokohama, JP), Fujita; Yumi (Yokohama, JP), Kono; Tatsuoki (Tokyo, JP), Takami; Norio (Yokohama, JP), Kawashima; Fumiyuki (Matsudo, JP)
Title: Nonaqueous electrolyte battery having a La.sub.3Co.sub.2Sn.sub.7 type crystal structure
Patent Number: 7,604,897

Inventors: Matsushita; Takaki (Yokohama, JP), Kato; Toshihiro (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Akinobu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Storage system and method for generating file system in the storage system
Patent Number: 8,565,051

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: 6,960,904

Inventors: Matsuura; Naomi (Toronto, Ontario, CA), Ruda; Harry E. (Toronto, Ontario, CA), Yacobi; Ben G. (Mississauga, Ontario, CA)
Title: Configurable photonic device
Patent Number: 6,961,501

Inventors: Matsuyama; Yoichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Distributed printing system, print control method for determining printing output locations according to content and estimated time information, and program
Patent Number: 8,564,813

Inventors: Matthews; Brad (San Jose, CA), Agarwal; Puneet (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Node based path selection randomization
Patent Number: 8,565,239

Inventors: Matuana; Laurent (Holt, MI), Carlborn; Karana (Hancock, MI)
Title: Process for the preparation of maleated polyolefin modified wood particles in composites and products
Patent Number: 7,605,197

Inventors: Mavridis; Vasilios (Attikis, GR), Georgiadis; Theoharis (Dallas, TX), Haas; Harry E. (Overland Park, KS), Miller; Kenneth A. (Merriam, KS)
Title: Automated machine for making semi-frozen beverages
Patent Number: 7,603,870

Inventors: May; Andrzej (Schenectady, NY)
Title: System for clearance measurement and method of operating the same
Patent Number: 7,605,595

Inventors: May; Jesse A. (Fort Worth, TX), Dantanarayana; Anura P. (Fort Worth, TX)
Title: Fused indazoles and indoles and their use for the treatment of glaucoma
Patent Number: 6,960,608

Inventors: May; Jesse A. (Fort Worth, TX), Dean; Thomas R. (Weatherford, TX), Sharif; Najam A. (Arlington, TX), Chen; Hwang-Hsing (Fort Worth, TX)
Title: Serotonergic 5HT.sub.7 receptor compounds for treating ocular and CNS disorders
Patent Number: 6,960,579

Inventors: Mazur; Richard A. (Naperville, IL), Mennie; Douglas U. (Barrington, IL), Munro; Mark C. (Park Ridge, IL), Stromme; Lars R. (Holmstrand, NO), Graves; Bradford T. (Arlington Heights, IL), Jones; William J. (Kenilworth, IL)
Title: Method for document processing
Patent Number: 6,959,800

Inventors: McCarney; Paul (Clonarf, AU), Jessup; Andrew (Pyrmont, AU)
Title: Computer implemented methods and systems of determining matches between searchers and providers
Patent Number: 8,566,142

Inventors: McConnell; Richard Joseph (Rancho Cucamonga, CA), Tso; Robert (South San Gabriel, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for reducing GPS receiver jamming during transmission in a wireless receiver
Patent Number: 6,961,019

Inventors: McDonald; Loraine M (Black River Falls, WI), McDonald; Douglas (Black River Falls, WI)
Title: Dryer hose attachment apparatus
Patent Number: 7,603,792

Inventors: McGary; Faith (Bethlehem, PA), Robinson; Harold (East Stroudsburg, PA), Sunners; Alan (Coopersburg, PA), Bates; Michael (Worthington, OH)
Title: System and method for providing personal directory assistance services
Patent Number: 7,606,358

Inventors: McGlennon; James M. (Atlanta, GA), Beckum; Paige Amato (Duluth, GA), Sims; Lisa K. (McDonough, GA), Omanson; Richard (Naperville, IL), Schumacher; Robert (Wheaton, IL), Cheeks; Jill Wene (Ashville, NC)
Title: Frameless data presentation
Patent Number: 7,607,090

Inventors: McIlroy; Guy (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Sync-time read only memory image binding for limited resource devices
Patent Number: 6,959,330

Inventors: McKelvey; Henry A. (Capitol Heights, MD), Underwood; Rosa M. (Washington, DC), Patel; Umang A. (Bellerose, NY)
Title: Systems and methods for monitoring, troubleshooting and/or controlling a digital television
Patent Number: 8,566,891

Inventors: McMillan; Alison J (Uttoxeter, GB), Beckford; Peter R (Derby, GB)
Title: Aerofoil containment structure
Patent Number: 7,604,199

Inventors: Mecham; Cory (Collierville, TN), Craig; Jeff (New Market, AL), Blankenship; Jeff (Chapin, SC), McNeil; Randall J. (Concord, OH)
Title: Slew bearing system
Patent Number: 8,567,082

Inventors: Meehan; Henry M. (Suffern, NY)
Title: Structure and method for removing battery cell heat
Patent Number: 8,563,159

Inventors: Meng; Lu-Qing (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Electrical device having low voltage differential signaling cable and liquid crystal display module using the cable
Patent Number: 8,564,733

Inventors: Mennerat; Thomas (Herzogenaurach, DE), Singer; Johann (Grossenseebach, DE)
Title: Tensioning device of a belt and chain drive
Patent Number: 8,562,467

Inventors: Menzel; Johannes (Waltrop, DE)
Title: Method for selective removal of hydrogen sulphide and CO.sub.2 from crude gas
Patent Number: 7,604,684

Inventors: Merlet; Herve (Servon-sur-Vilaine, FR), Bizet; Stephane (Rennes, FR), Frouin; Laurent (Rennes, FR), Buriau; Sylvain (Cesson-Sevigne, FR), Le Bars; Philippe (Thorigne-Fouillard, FR), Closset; Arnaud (Cesson-Sevigne, FR)
Title: Multimedia interface device, information processing method corresponding information carrier and computer program
Patent Number: 7,606,963

Inventors: Merten; Gerhard (Lunen, DE), Klabisch; Adam (Dortmund, DE), Berghoff; Jurgen (Holzwickede, DE), Benecke; Rainer (Dortmund, DE)
Title: Plough chain strand comprising a chain lock link
Patent Number: 6,959,769

Inventors: Mese; Ali (Houston, TX), Soliman; Mohamed (Plano, TX)
Title: Method for drilling and completing boreholes with electro-rheological fluids
Patent Number: 6,959,773

Inventors: Meseth; Johann (Dieburg, DE)
Title: Containment of a nuclear power plant
Patent Number: 7,606,344

Inventors: Messina; Kevin M. (Huntington, NY)
Title: Parsing an identification document in accordance with a jurisdictional format
Patent Number: 8,566,244

Inventors: Mestre; Gilbert (Salon de Provence, FR), Cruveiller; Guy (Marignane, FR)
Title: Rotorcraft rotors having twistable blades
Patent Number: 7,604,460

Inventors: Metcalfe; David A. (Dewinton, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for fluid removal from a container
Patent Number: 7,603,938

Inventors: Michal; Eugene T. (San Francisco, CA), Hossainy; Syed F. A. (Fremont, CA), Shah; Ashok (San Jose, CA)
Title: Coatings for implantable medical devices
Patent Number: 8,563,025

Inventors: Michalak; Gerald Paul (Cary, NC), Dockser; Kenneth Alan (Cary, NC)
Title: Method and apparatus for executing processor instructions based on a dynamically alterable delay
Patent Number: 8,566,568

Inventors: Michalewicz; Larry G. (Allen, TX), Higgins; Ronald D. (The Colony, TX)
Title: System and method for converting packet payload size
Patent Number: 6,961,346

Inventors: Middleton; Richard G. (Columbia, SC)
Title: Waste processing system
Patent Number: 6,960,293

Inventors: Mie; Axel (Aelvsjoe, SE), Reimann; Curt (Lund, SE), Jornten-Karlsson; Magnus (Lund, SE), Axelsson; Bengt-Olof (Lund, SE)
Title: Method for separation of molecules
Patent Number: 8,563,322

Inventors: Miers, Jr.; Jay Alfred (Langhorne, PA), McNulty; James Thomas (Perkasie, PA)
Title: Fluid treatment system
Patent Number: 6,960,302

Inventors: Mikawa; Takumi (Kyoto, JP), Judai; Yuji (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 6,960,800

Inventors: Miles; Mark W. (Boston, MA)
Title: Interferometric modulation of radiation
Patent Number: 7,605,969

Inventors: Miller; Daniel J. (Carnation, WA), Rudolph; Eric H. (Woodinville, WA)
Title: Interface and related methods for dynamically generating a filter graph in a development system
Patent Number: 6,959,438

Inventors: Millet; Raymond Ian (Bowie, MD), Poole; R. Andrew (Round Hill, VA), Embrey; N. Sharon (Alexandria, VA), Farris; Robert D. (Sterling, VA), Cave; David Harold (Fairfax, VA), Carman; John M. (Alexandria, VA), Smith; Faye M. (Alexandria, VA), Kerns; Lin H. (Springfield, VA), Evans; Kyle Vincent (Dallas, TX), Bartholomew; Dale Lee (Vienna, VA)
Title: Multi-layer ring architecture for fiber-to-the-home telco carrier network
Patent Number: 6,961,335

Inventors: Mills; Aaron L. (Ann Arbor, MI), Engelman; Gerald H. (Plymouth, MI), Xu; Liwen (Southfield, MI), Beydoun; Samir Mohamad (Dearborn Heights, MI)
Title: Multipurpose vision sensor system
Patent Number: 6,958,683

Inventors: Milosavljevic; Zlatoljub (Kempele, FI), Leskela; Antti (Oulu, FI), Braun; Christian (Stockholm, SE)
Title: Adjustable multiband antenna and methods
Patent Number: 8,564,485

Inventors: Min; Bok-ki (Suwon-si, KR), Park; Young-soo (Yongin-si, KR), Chae; Su-hee (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Jun-youn (Hwaseong-si, KR), Hong; Hyun-gi (Suwon-si, KR), Tak; Young-jo (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Vertical light emitting device
Patent Number: 8,564,009

Inventors: Minamoto; Maki (Shinagawa-ku, JP), Fujioka; Seiichiro (Shinagawa-ku, JP)
Title: External-electrode discharge lamp with no light leakage from external electrode portion
Patent Number: 7,605,541

Inventors: Minnie; Sean D. (Signal Hill, CA)
Title: Belt wrench for cam gear and method of use thereof
Patent Number: 8,567,288

Inventors: Mirsky; Steven M. (Greenbelt, MD), Krill; Stephen J. (Arlington, VA), Murray; Alexander P. (Gaithersburg, MD)
Title: Radiation shielding materials and containers incorporating same
Patent Number: 6,960,311

Inventors: Mirzaei; Ahmad (San Diego, CA), Mikhemar; Mohyee (Irvine, CA), Darabi; Hooman (Laguna Niguel, CA)
Title: Wireless transmitter having frequency translated bandpass filter
Patent Number: 8,565,710

Inventors: Mitchell; Joan LaVerne (Longmont, CO), Trelewicz; Jennifer Quinn (Superior, CO), Brady; Michael Thomas (Longmont, CO)
Title: Faster transforms using early aborts and precision refinements
Patent Number: 6,961,473

Inventors: Mitchell; John C. (Devon, GB), Heard; Alan James (Devon, GB), Corbett; Steven Norman (Surrey, GB), Daniel; Nicholas John (Devon, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for processing the output of a speech recognition engine
Patent Number: 6,961,700

Inventors: Mitrani; Roee (Haifa, IL), Horn; Lior (Haifa, IL), Keidar; Uri (Haifa, IL), Sidi; Moshe (Haifa, IL), Cidon; Israel (Haifa, IL)
Title: Network packet tracking
Patent Number: 6,958,977

Inventors: Mitsuhashi; Masaru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Digital broadcasting system, and broadcasting transmitter and monitoring device for use in the system
Patent Number: 8,565,136

Inventors: Miura; Masaki (Kawasaki, JP), Kobayashi; Kenzo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image display control system reducing image transmission delay
Patent Number: 6,961,082

Inventors: Miura; Naoko (Kawasaki, JP), Motoi; Taiko (Atsugi, JP), Matsuda; Hiroshi (Isehara, JP), Ikeda; Tsutomu (Hachiohji, JP)
Title: Display device and process for production thereof
Patent Number: 6,958,842

Inventors: Miwa; Koji (Susono, JP), Kawai; Takashi (Gotemba, JP)
Title: Cranking torque control apparatus
Patent Number: 8,565,956

Inventors: Miyadera; Nobuo (Ushiku, JP), Mizusawa; Kenta (Jyouetsu, JP), Shinbo; Kazunari (Niigata, JP), Ohdaira; Yasuo (Niigata, JP), Baba; Akira (Niigata, JP), Kato; Keizo (Niigata, JP), Kaneko; Futao (Niigata, JP), Kawakami; Takahiro (Tsubame, JP)
Title: SPR sensor
Patent Number: 8,564,781

Inventors: Miyagawa; Masashi (Kanagawa, JP), Kubota; Masahiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing microstructure, method for manufacturing liquid discharge head, and liquid discharge head
Patent Number: 6,960,424

Inventors: Miyahara; Tetsuya (Wako, JP)
Title: Transmission mount structure for vehicles
Patent Number: 6,959,922

Inventors: Miyaji; Wendell M. (Chester, NJ)
Title: Local power consumption load control
Patent Number: 7,606,639

Inventors: Miyajima; Masami (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Digital image reading apparatus
Patent Number: 6,961,142

Inventors: Miyamoto; Hisaki (Suita, JP), Inoue; Kiyoshi (Osaka, JP), Itou; Hirokazu (Katano, JP), Kozono; Toshikazu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for manufacture of laminated optical disc including centerer
Patent Number: 6,960,269

Inventors: Miyamoto; Takashi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Digital watermarking apparatus and computer-readable medium
Patent Number: 7,606,389

Inventors: Miyasaka; Junko (Tokyo, JP), Koike; Akio (Tokyo, JP), Ogawa; Tomonori (Tokyo, JP), Kawagishi; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for producing glass body and method for producing optical member for EUV lithography
Patent Number: 8,567,214

Inventors: Mizoguchi; Masatoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Description distributed computer system and method of applying maintenance thereto
Patent Number: 6,961,764

Inventors: Mizue; Toshio (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Pluggable transceiver having guide structure for connector within cage
Patent Number: 7,606,497

Inventors: Mizumo; Masahiro (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Image forming system, control apparatus, and image forming apparatus having toner transfer rates for first and second faces of a recording paper
Patent Number: 8,565,626

Inventors: Mizusaki; Toru (Takefu, JP), Shinohara; Shuichiro (Takefu, JP), Yamamoto; Akira (Annaka, JP), Tanaka; Masaki (Chiyoda, JP)
Title: Glass fiber-treating agent and glass fiber-treating composition
Patent Number: 8,563,132

Inventors: Mizutani; Natsuhiko (Tokyo, JP), Yamada; Tomohiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Information recording and reproducing apparatus, information recording medium and information recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,606,117

Inventors: Mjalli; Adnan M. M. (Oak Ridge, NC), Gaddam; Bapu (High Point, NC), Andrews; Robert C. (Jamestown, NC), Victory; Samuel (Oak Ridge, NC), Gupta; Suparna (Greensboro, NC)
Title: Substituted aminothiazole derivatives, pharmaceutical compositions, and methods of use
Patent Number: 8,563,742

Inventors: Mochizuki; Masafumi (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Kaori (Tokyo, JP), Etoh; Kimitoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Magnetic recording head and magnetic disk storage apparatus mounting the magnetic head
Patent Number: 7,606,006

Inventors: Mohammed; Sohail (Colchester, VT)
Title: Hot runner nozzle system
Patent Number: 7,604,476

Inventors: Mok; Jee-Soo (Yongin-si, KR), Ryu; Chang-Sup (Yongin-si, KR), Park; Dong-Jin (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Coreless substrate and manufacturing thereof
Patent Number: 7,605,459

Inventors: Moldoveanu; Nicolae (Houston, TX)
Title: Source array for use in marine seismic exploration
Patent Number: 6,961,284

Inventors: Moles; Bryan Jeffery (Dallas, TX), Leung; Nim Keung (Plano, TX), Wu; Sing-Wai (Frisco, TX)
Title: Wireless network system selection mechanism within a mobile station
Patent Number: 6,961,583

Inventors: Moniz; Thomas Ory (Loveland, OH), Orlando; Robert Joseph (West Chester, OH)
Title: Gas turbine engine assembly and methods of assembling same
Patent Number: 7,603,844

Inventors: Monni; Vittorino (Seattle, WA), Chandrasekaran; Verivada (Mercer Island, WA), Voraphet; Outhay (Redmond, WA)
Title: Methods of forming medical devices
Patent Number: 6,960,370

Inventors: Montgomery; David (Costa Mesa, CA), Sorenson; Todd Charles (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Using a migration cache to cache tracks during migration
Patent Number: 8,566,547

Inventors: Montreuil; Michel (Quebec, CA), Fecteau; Karl (Quebec, CA)
Title: Electrical anomaly detection method and system
Patent Number: 8,566,047

Inventors: Moore; John A. (Rochester, NY), Rahgozar; M. Armon (Penfield, NY), Sprague; Mary Ann (Macedon, NY)
Title: System and method for scan-to-print architecture
Patent Number: 6,961,140

Inventors: Mora; Gary E. (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Messenger assistant for personal information management
Patent Number: 7,606,866

Inventors: Morello; Peter S. (Plymouth, MA), Rines; Danny Earl (Jefferson City, TN)
Title: Core insert and method of use
Patent Number: 6,958,697

Inventors: Morfino; Giuseppe (Pino Torinese, IT)
Title: Optically-connected system for exchanging data among industrial automation devices
Patent Number: 8,565,611

Inventors: Mori; Kenji (Aichi-ken, JP), Kobayashi; Hiroyuki (Aichi-ken, JP), Kuriyama; Yuji (Aichi-ken, JP), Yamamoto; Tadashi (Aichi-ken, JP), Koyama; Toru (Aichi-ken, JP), Tanase; Toshinori (Aichi-ken, JP), Hashimoto; Masakazu (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Airbag apparatus
Patent Number: 6,959,944

Inventors: Mori; Masaya (Kawasaki, JP), Watanabe; Shinpei (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Data input/output device, memory system, data input/output circuit, and data input/output method
Patent Number: 6,961,802

Inventors: Mori; Namihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Job management apparatus, job management method, and storage medium for using information of a post-processing apparatus to manage a print job
Patent Number: 8,564,810

Inventors: Mori; Satoshi (Chiba-ken, JP), Higuchi; Kyoko (Gunma, JP), Suzuki; Kazuya (Tokyo, JP), Nishizawa; Naoko (Tokyo, JP), Nakanishi; Hiromi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Nicotianamine synthase
Patent Number: 7,604,972

Inventors: Morijiri; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP), Tanaka; Haruko (Kanagawa, JP), Tanabe; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a magnetic head
Patent Number: 7,605,006

Inventors: Morimoto; Yuuichi (Osaka, JP), Miyauchi; Kazuhiko (Osaka, JP), Hieda; Yoshihiro (Osaka, JP), Azumi; Yukiko (Osaka, JP), Nakamura; Toshitaka (Osaka, JP)
Title: Glass crack prevention film-like layer and plasma display device
Patent Number: 6,960,875

Inventors: Morimura; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP), Nakanishi; Mamoru (Tokyo, JP), Shigematsu; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Hatano; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP), Okazaki; Yukio (Tokyo, JP), Machida; Katsuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Surface shape recognizing sensor device
Patent Number: 7,606,399

Inventors: Morishita; Naohisa (Saitama, JP), Hamada; Tetsurou (Saitama, JP), Aoki; Takashi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Vehicle control apparatus
Patent Number: 6,959,238

Inventors: Morita; Tsuyoshi (Zama, JP), Kawase; Atsushi (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Battery cell and monitoring device for assembled battery
Patent Number: 8,563,152

Inventors: Morita; Yoshitsugu (Chiba, JP), Ueki; Hiroshi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Curable silicone composition and cured product thereof
Patent Number: 8,563,666

Inventors: Moriyama; Osamu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Data dependency managing apparatus, design data dependency managing method and program
Patent Number: 8,566,758

Inventors: Morohoshi; Toshihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Izawa; Hidehito (Hanno, JP)
Title: Music data transfer method, information processing apparatus and information recording/playback system
Patent Number: 7,606,118

Inventors: Morris; Patricia A. (Montchanin, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for analyzing mixtures of gases
Patent Number: 6,960,476

Inventors: Motta; Stefano (Turin, IT), Bongiorni; Piergiacomo (Piacenza, IT)
Title: Multi-axis machine tool
Patent Number: 7,604,442

Inventors: Mouser; Wayne L. (Maple Grove, MN), Manchester; Russell (Waconia, MN), Barrett; William (Richfield, MN), Bergman; Fredrick (Plymouth, MN)
Title: Method, apparatus, and system for bi-solvent based cleaning of precision components
Patent Number: 7,604,702

Inventors: Mousseau; Gary (Waterloo, CA), Edmonson; Peter J. (Hamilton, CA), Lazaridis; Mihal (Waterloo, CA)
Title: System and method for redirecting data to a wireless device over a plurality of communication paths
Patent Number: 7,606,936

Inventors: Moyer; Mary Pat (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Oral vaccinia formulation
Patent Number: 6,960,345

Inventors: Mudd; Christopher S. (Ventura, CA)
Title: Slotted syringe
Patent Number: 8,562,571

Inventors: Mui; David S L (Fremont, CA), Liu; Wei (San Jose, CA), Sasano; Hiroki (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling etch processes during fabrication of semiconductor devices
Patent Number: 6,960,416

Inventors: Mujwid; James Ryan (Crystal, MN), Arnal; Kevin R. (Excelsior, MN)
Title: Linear motion delivery system for female sterilization device
Patent Number: 8,562,628

Inventors: Mukaide; Taihei (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Gas separation method using adsorbent
Patent Number: 7,604,683

Inventors: Mukerji; Arindum (Seattle, WA), Rothstein; Jesse Abraham (Seattle, WA)
Title: Selectively enabling packet concatenation based on a transaction boundary
Patent Number: 8,565,088

Inventors: Muller; Mira (Edling/Gai, AT), Wiesel; Martin (Trofaiach, AT)
Title: Fired refractory shaped part
Patent Number: 7,604,857

Inventors: Mulligan; Roger C. (White Rock, CA), Badaye; Massoud (Vancouver, CA), Lim; Brian G. (Vancouver, CA), Wong; Alex K. (Vancouver, CA)
Title: Capacitive touch sensor architecture with unique sensor bar addressing
Patent Number: 6,961,049

Inventors: Munguia; Peter R. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Apparatus for adjusting a clock frequency of a variable speed bus
Patent Number: 7,606,960

Inventors: Murakami; Tomochika (Kanagawa, JP), Iwamura; Keiichi (Kanagawa, JP), Ishida; Yoshihiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processor and image processing method
Patent Number: 6,959,385

Inventors: Muramatsu; Mizuki (Machida, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, method, and computer-readable medium for converting frames of image data to higher resolution image data
Patent Number: 8,564,829

Inventors: Muramoto; Mitsuru (Tokyo, JP), Sasaki; Kanemi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wireless communication system and method of maximizing the use of communication signal resource
Patent Number: 6,961,580

Inventors: Murase; Mikio (Kariya, JP)
Title: Parking brake device
Patent Number: 7,603,925

Inventors: Murashita; Marasu (Mitaka, JP), Seta; Akinori (Mitaka, JP)
Title: Ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,604,597

Inventors: Murotani; Kazuyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor encapsulant of epoxy resin, phenolic resin, phosphine-quinone adduct and OH compound
Patent Number: 7,605,213

Inventors: Murphy; Gregory (Richardson, TX), Suresh; Mitta (Richardson, TX), Davis; Albert (Richardson, TX)
Title: Kit and method for use during ventricular restoration
Patent Number: 6,959,711

Inventors: Murrell; Stephen J. (Miami, FL), Hamman; Henry L. (Miami, FL)
Title: Uniform network access
Patent Number: 6,961,748

Inventors: Musial; John G. (Newburgh, NY), Nagpal; Abhinay R. (Pune, IN), Patil; Sandeep R. (Somers, NY), Stein; Yan W. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Intelligent adaptive index density in a database management system
Patent Number: 8,566,308

Inventors: Musikka; Niilo (Bromma, SE), Linden; Lars (Hastveda, SE), Rinnback; Lennart (Jarfalla, SE), Galyas; Peter (Taby, SE)
Title: Method and system for optimal routing of calls in a base station system
Patent Number: 6,958,983

Inventors: Musso, Jr.; Charles S. (Hammondsport, NY), Musso; Tom (Bath, NY)
Title: Cross member-less dump truck body
Patent Number: 6,960,055

Inventors: Muto; Junichi (Odawara, JP), Kurokawa; Isamu (Odawara, JP), Ogata; Ran (Odawara, JP), Jindo; Kazue (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage apparatus and data management method
Patent Number: 8,566,558

Inventors: Nabe; Mitsuhiro (Gunma, JP), Kato; Hideyuki (Saitama, JP)
Title: Optical pickup unit including a receiving portion
Patent Number: 7,605,363

Inventors: Nackerud; Alan L. (Sedalia, CO)
Title: Drilling apparatus
Patent Number: 6,959,774

Inventors: Nagano; Hideki (Tsukuba, JP), Ota; Hironori (Moriya, JP), Kubo; Hideyuki (Tokyo, JP), Kuriwada; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Kurose; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information recording method and information recording medium
Patent Number: 7,606,126

Inventors: Naganuma; Yasunori (Miyazaki, JP), Harada; Masahiko (Miyazaki, JP)
Title: Rotary switch device
Patent Number: 7,605,334

Inventors: Nagashima; Kanji (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Liquid ejection head and image forming apparatus comprising same
Patent Number: 7,604,332

Inventors: Nagata; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Toshiaki (Tokyo, JP), Yoshimura; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Tadano; Naoto (Tokyo, JP), Matsuno; Toshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Satoh; Hideki (Tokyo, JP), Saitoh; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP), Ohta; Soichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Pyrimidine derivative having cell protecting effect and uses thereof
Patent Number: 8,563,715

Inventors: Nagumo; Shoji (Kawasaki, JP), Onaka; Kengo (Yokohama, JP), Ishihara; Takashi (Machida, JP), Sato; Jin (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Antenna device and radio communication equipment including the same
Patent Number: 6,958,730

Inventors: Nair; Rajendran (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: Flat wire shielded pair and cable
Patent Number: 8,563,865

Inventors: Nakahara; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Graphics drawing device
Patent Number: 6,961,059

Inventors: Nakahara; Shinya (Ichihara, JP), Kumamoto; Shin-ichi (Ichihara, JP)
Title: Process for producing olefin copolymerization catalyst and process for producing olefin copolymer
Patent Number: 7,605,215

Inventors: Nakahata; Yuji (Kanagawa, JP), Kamada; Tsuyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device with divisional-drive operation
Patent Number: 8,564,518

Inventors: Nakajima; Takeshi (Suwa, JP)
Title: Rotating device and robot arm device
Patent Number: 8,567,281

Inventors: Nakajima; Yasuhisa (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Communication system, communication method, video output apparatus and video input apparatus
Patent Number: 8,564,723

Inventors: Nakamura; Akio (Shinagawa, JP), Akama; Junichi (Shinagawa, JP), Segawa; Yuriko (Shinagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid fuel cell system
Patent Number: 7,604,889

Inventors: Nakamura; Haruo (Wako, JP)
Title: Thermoacoustic engine
Patent Number: 8,567,187

Inventors: Nakamura; Hirofumi (Kanagawa, JP), Noh; Seong-Hee (Kanagawa, JP), Yamada; Jiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Light emitting device
Patent Number: 8,563,971

Inventors: Nakamura; Hiroshi (Nishio, JP)
Title: Fuel sensor
Patent Number: 8,564,312

Inventors: Nakamura; Naofumi (Yokohama, JP), Matsunaga; Noriaki (Chigasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having multi-layer interconnection structure and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 6,960,834

Inventors: Nakamura; Shinichi (Okaya, JP), Yamada; Yoshiaki (Shinosuwa-machi, JP)
Title: Drying apparatus and workpiece processing apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 6,959,502

Inventors: Nakamura; Tadahiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Log information management system, control method therefor, and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,564,818

Inventors: Nakamura; Tohru (Hachioji, JP), Takeyama; Tetsuhide (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Observation optical system using volume hologram
Patent Number: 6,961,162

Inventors: Nakamura; Yoshinari (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Apparatus for automatically starting add-on progression to run with inputted music, and computer program therefor
Patent Number: 7,605,322

Inventors: Nakamura; Yusuke (Chiba, JP), Gomi; Shinichiro (Chiba, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, program, and imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 8,565,491

Inventors: Nakamura; Yutaka (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Automatic focusing mechanism for mounting on measuring device
Patent Number: 6,960,749

Inventors: Nakano; Yukinaga (Toyama, JP)
Title: Leakage inspection apparatus for liquid storage tank technical field
Patent Number: 7,603,900

Inventors: Nakatsu; Kinya (Hitachi, JP), Sasaki; Masataka (Hitachi, JP), Saito; Ryuichi (Hitachi, JP), Ibori; Satoshi (Yachimata, JP), Takase; Masato (Funabashi, JP)
Title: Power converter with shunt resistor
Patent Number: 6,960,980

Inventors: Nakaya; Hironobu (Yokohama, JP), Shobayashi; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Storage system and information processing system
Patent Number: 7,606,153

Inventors: Nakaya; Yuichiro (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Yoshinori (Urawa, JP)
Title: Inter-frame predicted image synthesizing method
Patent Number: 6,961,380

Inventors: Nakayama; Masahide (Kyoto, JP), Tsuto; Keiichi (Kyoto, JP), Hirano; Takenori (Kagoshima, JP), Sakai; Tsutomu (Kyoto, JP), Kawashima; Ayato (Kyoto, JP), Kitagawa; Hirohisa (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Processes for producing alkyl ester of fatty acid
Patent Number: 6,960,672

Inventors: Nakayama; Takahiro (Utsunomiya, JP), Terashima; Shigeru (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Energy beam drawing apparatus and method of manufacturing device
Patent Number: 8,563,950

Inventors: Nakayama; Tomonari (Yokohama, JP), Ohnishi; Toshinobu (Yokohama, JP), Kubota; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Field effect transistor and production process thereof
Patent Number: 7,605,392

Inventors: Nam; Young Sok (Seoul, KR), Cho; Seong Ho (Seoul, KR), Jung; Yun Chul (Kwangmyung-si, KR), Choi; Jay Ho (Seoul, KR)
Title: Temperature control method for refrigerator
Patent Number: 6,959,559

Inventors: Nam; Young-Han (Plano, TX), Zhang; Jianzhong (Irving, TX)
Title: System and method for an uplink acknowledgement transmission in carrier-aggregated wireless communication systems
Patent Number: 8,565,066

Inventors: Namazue; Eriko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Lens barrel suitable to be housed
Patent Number: 7,606,478

Inventors: Namie; Hisanori (Kanagawa, JP), Maruyama; Masashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: High-frequency power amplifier device
Patent Number: 8,564,366

Inventors: Napier; Susan Elizabeth (Newhouse, GB), Bingham; Matilda Jane (Newhouse, GB), Dunbar; Neil Andrew (Newhouse, GB)
Title: 8-azabicyclo[3.2.1]octane derivatives
Patent Number: 7,605,170

Inventors: Nara; Wataru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image reading-out apparatus, copying machine and facsimile device utilizing the same, and method of reading out image
Patent Number: 6,961,151

Inventors: Nardi; Steven (Taunton, MA), Bock; Malcolm G. (Medfield, MA)
Title: Compression device having an inflatable member including a frame member
Patent Number: 8,562,549

Inventors: Needham; Michael L. (Palatine, IL), Wilson; Timothy J. (Rolling Meadows, IL), Chinitz; Leigh M. (Wellesley, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for base-initiated, CDMA-dispatch soft handoff
Patent Number: 6,961,572

Inventors: Negishi; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP), Koyanagi; Hideki (Kanagawa, JP), Yagasaki; Yoichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: User interface system, scene description generating device and method, scene description converting device and method, recording medium, and sending medium
Patent Number: 8,565,317

Inventors: Nemeth; Tamas (San Ramon, CA), Pell; Oliver (London, GB), Ergas; Raymond (San Clemente, CA)
Title: System and method for data compression using a field programmable gate array
Patent Number: 8,566,376

Inventors: Ness; Jon E. (Sunnyvale, CA), Welch; Mark (Fremont, CA), Giver; Lorraine J. (Santa Clara, CA), Cherry; Joel R. (Davis, CA), Borchert; Torben V. (Birkeroed, DK), Minshull; Jeremy (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Subtilisin variants
Patent Number: 7,605,115

Inventors: Neukermans; Armand P. (Portola Valley, CA), Ramaswami; Rajiv (Sunnyvale, CA), Heanue; John F. (San Jose, CA), Tremaine; Brian P. (San Jose, CA), Schuman; Marc (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Variable attenuation of free-space light beams
Patent Number: 6,961,506

Inventors: Neumark; Yoram (Irvine, CA)
Title: Inventory control and identification method
Patent Number: 6,959,862

Inventors: Neumeier; Anton (Mering, DE), Effenberger; Reinhard (Affing, DE)
Title: Process and device for extinguishing metal fires
Patent Number: 7,604,065

Inventors: Newcomb; Thomas P. (Defiance, OH)
Title: Method and apparatus for the separation of a first structure from a second structure at a connecting point
Patent Number: 7,603,932

Inventors: Newman; Amy (Phoenix, MD), Grundt; Peter (Baltimore, MD), Luedtke; Robert R. (Fort Worth, TX)
Title: Structurally rigid dopamine d3 receptor selective ligands and process for making them
Patent Number: 7,605,259

Inventors: Nezaki; Takuya (Aichi, JP), Suyama; Yoji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Air belt apparatus
Patent Number: 7,604,253

Inventors: Ng; Gordon (Newbury Park, CA), Askew, Jr.; Benny C. (Marshfield, MA), D'Amico; Derin C. (Newbury Park, CA), Jarosinski; Mark A. (Fishers, IN), Liu; Chuan-Fa (Waltham, MA)
Title: Antagonists of the brandykinin B1 receptor
Patent Number: 7,605,120

Inventors: Nguyen; Huy (San Jose, CA), Lau; Benedict (San Jose, CA), Chou; Chuen-Huei (San Jose, CA)
Title: Configuring and selecting a duty cycle for an output driver
Patent Number: 6,960,952

Inventors: Nguyen; Thanh-Tam (Limeil-Brevannes, FR), Leyder; Joelle (Creteil, FR)
Title: Modafinil oral lyophilizate
Patent Number: 8,563,014

Inventors: Nichols; Timothy J. (Lino Lakes, MN), Thompson; David L. (Andover, MN)
Title: User authentication in medical device systems
Patent Number: 6,961,448

Inventors: Niddam-Hildesheim; Valerie (Kadima, IL), Shenkar; Natalia (Petach Tiqva, IL), Shachan-Tov; Sharona (Kfar-Saba, IL)
Title: Processes for the synthesis of O-desmethylvenlafaxine
Patent Number: 7,605,290

Inventors: Niemiec; Mark A. (Ponte Vedra, FL), Heidelberger; Louis M. (Villanova, PA)
Title: Drug delivery management system
Patent Number: 6,961,285

Inventors: Niki; Shigeru (Tsukuba, JP), Fons; Paul (Tsukuba, JP), Iwata; Kakuya (Tsukuba, JP), Tanabe; Tetsuhiro (Kyoto, JP), Takasu; Hidemi (Kyoto, JP), Nakahara; Ken (Kyoto, JP)
Title: ZnO based compound semiconductor light emitting device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,605,012

Inventors: Nikovski; Daniel N. (Brookline, MA), Zhang; Weihong (Saint Louis, MO)
Title: Method for scheduling the operation of power generators using factored Markov decision process
Patent Number: 8,566,266

Inventors: Nimberger; Spencer M. (Houston, TX)
Title: NH3 distributor monitoring system and method
Patent Number: 8,564,658

Inventors: Ninomiya; Nobutaka (Kawasaki, JP), Makino; Chisato (Kawasaki, JP), Yabuki; Akira (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Nateglinide-containing preparation
Patent Number: 7,605,180

Inventors: Nishida; Junji (Osaka, JP)
Title: Switching regulator providing slope compensation and voltage control method thereof
Patent Number: 7,605,573

Inventors: Nishihara; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Yonezawa; Tetsu (Tokyo, JP), Yamanoi; Yoshinori (Tokyo, JP), Yamamoto; Yuki (Tokyo, JP), Kobori; Yoshihiro (Yokohama, JP), Oshima; Shinji (Yokohama, JP), Kobayashi; Yukio (Yokohama, JP), Maekawa; Shunsuke (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Hydrogen storage material
Patent Number: 8,563,465

Inventors: Nishii; Hiroyuki (Osaka, JP), Sugitani; Tooru (Osaka, JP), Yamada; Otoo (Osaka, JP), Toshikawa; Sakura (Osaka, JP)
Title: Electrolyte membrane for polymer electrolyte fuel cell and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,563,194

Inventors: Nishikawa; Shin (Yokohama, JP), Yaginuma; Takanori (Chigasaki, JP), Saito; Shinichiro (Kawasaki, JP), Murase; Katsunori (Yokohama, JP), Tanaka; Hisaya (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Frame transfer apparatus and frame transfer method
Patent Number: 8,565,097

Inventors: Nishimura; Syunji (Saitama, JP)
Title: Lens barrel having a built-in cam mechanism
Patent Number: 6,961,189

Inventors: Nishina; Yasutomo (Chiba, JP), Hanai; Tomoyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Terakado; Tomoko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Transmitter system and transmitting method, receiver system and receiving method and transmission media
Patent Number: 7,607,153

Inventors: Nishino; Naoyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Capsule endoscope, capsule endoscopic system, and endoscope control method
Patent Number: 8,562,515

Inventors: Nishio; Chikara (Kawasaki, JP), Takahashi; Toshikazu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Light-guiding plate, lighting device and display device
Patent Number: 7,604,388

Inventors: Nishioka; Sumito (Nara, JP), Ogata; Nobuo (Nara, JP), Nakano; Ikuo (Nara, JP)
Title: Optical pickup
Patent Number: 7,606,134

Inventors: Nishizaki; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Nakatoh; Yoshihisa (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Hearing aid
Patent Number: 8,565,456

Inventors: Nishizawa; Hideta (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Video stream data recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,606,472

Inventors: Njoku; Ugochukwu Charles (Bronx, NY), Brice, Jr.; Frank W. (Hurley, NY), Craddock; David (New Paltz, NY), Errickson; Richard K. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Farrell; Mark S. (Pleasant Valley, NY), Gainey, Jr.; Charles W. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Schmidt; Donald W. (Stone Ridge, NY), Sittmann, III; Gustav E. (Webster Groves, MO)
Title: Information handling system with virtualized I/O adapter ports
Patent Number: 7,606,965

Inventors: Noguchi; Shuichi (Osaka, JP), Dogan; Junichi (Osaka, JP), Inukai; Shinichi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Golf club head and golf club
Patent Number: 6,960,141

Inventors: Noh; Min Seok (Anyang-si, KR), Chung; Jae Hoon (Anyang-si, KR), Kwon; Yeong Hyeon (Anyang-si, KR), Han; Seung Hee (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Moon Il (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for transmitting sounding reference signal in radio communication system
Patent Number: 8,565,179

Inventors: Nomura; Rika (Yokohama, JP), Saito; Hidenao (Yokohama, JP), Konishi; Yoshiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Optical pickup device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,565,060

Inventors: Nonoyama; Kenji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Broadcasting system and program contents delivery system
Patent Number: 8,566,872

Inventors: Norris; John H. (Highlands, NJ), Russell, Jr.; Thomas Leonard (Colts Neck, NJ)
Title: Call waiting feature for a telephone line connected to the internet
Patent Number: 6,961,333

Inventors: Notani; Morihito (Kawasaki, JP), Nishio; Masahiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Transmission apparatus for making ring switching at SONET/SDH and RPR levels
Patent Number: 7,606,224

Inventors: Novak; John J. (Hamilton, NJ)
Title: AC energy generator
Patent Number: 8,564,148

Inventors: Novotny; Steve (Frisco, CO)
Title: Heat generation system
Patent Number: 7,606,475

Inventors: Nozoe; Toshiyuki (Kyoto, JP), Uemura; Takeshi (Osaka, JP), Tamura; Masami (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Angular velocity sensor
Patent Number: 6,959,584

Inventors: Nun; Edwin (Billerbeck, DE), Eisenreich; Andreas (Koenigsbrunn, DE)
Title: Method for preventing mold formation by using hydrophobic materials, and mold-controlling agent for building parts
Patent Number: 8,563,010

Inventors: Nwabuzor; Chukwuka E. (Hillside, NJ)
Title: Universal automatic cord reeling device
Patent Number: 8,564,145

Inventors: O'Hagan; Derek (Berkeley, CA), Singh; Manmohan (Hercules, CA)
Title: Method of obtaining cellular immune responses from proteins
Patent Number: 7,604,802

Inventors: O'Hara; Leonard (Milnathort, Kinross, GB)
Title: Water ingress detection system
Patent Number: 7,604,017

Inventors: O'Neill; Alan William (Henley Beach, AU)
Title: Methods for enhancing SDP preconditions signalling for IP multimedia sessions
Patent Number: 8,566,454

Inventors: Ochi; Mitsunori (Hamamatsu, JP), Nishikori; Taku (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Signal transmission apparatus
Patent Number: 7,606,174

Inventors: Ochiai; Takayuki (Inagi, JP), Kuribayashi; Akira (Kawasaki, JP), Ikeda; Yasuhiko (Sagamihara, JP), Fujibayashi; Mitsuyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Kitabatake; Kenji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Recording apparatus capable of checking positions of ink containers, and method for checking the positions
Patent Number: 7,604,317

Inventors: Oda; Hirofumi (Higashihiroshima, JP), Imai; Kimiaki (Higashihiroshima, JP)
Title: Image pick-up device including camera angled with respect to a display device
Patent Number: 7,605,863

Inventors: Oda; Tomihisa (Numazu, JP)
Title: Fuel injection system and method
Patent Number: 6,959,693

Inventors: Odai; Masaki (Chiyoda, JP), Akagi; Kyo (Fuchu, JP), Tsuchiyama; Ryuji (Matsudo, JP)
Title: Magnetic disk apparatus
Patent Number: 6,961,201

Inventors: Odawara; Muneaki (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Television camera and television camera control system
Patent Number: 8,564,671

Inventors: Ogasawara; Shino (Kawasaki, JP), Miyamoto; Takashi (Asaka, JP)
Title: E-mail server
Patent Number: 7,606,863

Inventors: Ogawa; Masaru (Ikoma, JP)
Title: Optical semiconductor component package and optical pickup device
Patent Number: 6,958,969

Inventors: Ogawa; Yasuji (Kurihashi-machi, JP)
Title: Operating tool with conductor pieces
Patent Number: 8,563,880

Inventors: Oguchi; Naoki (Kawasaki, JP), Tsuruoka; Tetsumei (Kawasaki, JP), Kubota; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Virtual path configuration apparatus, virtual path configuration method, and computer product
Patent Number: 7,606,260

Inventors: Ogura; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor substrate manufacturing method and semiconductor device manufacturing method, and semiconductor substrate and semiconductor device manufactured by the methods
Patent Number: 7,605,443

Inventors: Ogura; Hideki (Kanagawa, JP), Otsuka; Naoji (Kanagawa, JP), Inoue; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Ishinaga; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Kuwabara; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Ohashi; Tetsuya (Chiba, JP), Inoue; Ryoji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid container and inkjet cartridge
Patent Number: 6,959,984

Inventors: Ogura; Masaaki (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Hidehiko (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Koubun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image-forming-device management system capable of operating in energy-saving mode
Patent Number: 6,961,136

Inventors: Oh; Se-yong (Hwasung, KR), Kim; Nam-seog (Cheonan, KR)
Title: Solder bump structure and method for forming a solder bump
Patent Number: 6,959,856

Inventors: Ohara; Mao (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage controller and data erasing method for storage device
Patent Number: 8,566,642

Inventors: Ohashi; Masahito (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Stereo imager
Patent Number: 7,606,485

Inventors: Ohashi; Mitsuo (Tokyo, JP), Kawaguchi; Fumio (Tokyo, JP), Ueda; Katsue (Osaka, JP), Kurisu; Motohiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Two-dimensional monochrome bit face display
Patent Number: 6,961,040

Inventors: Ohashi; Toshihiko (Fuji, JP), Ioka; Takaaki (Fuji, JP)
Title: Antireflection film
Patent Number: 7,604,866

Inventors: Ohira; Masaru (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Matsuzawa; Torao (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Vehicle component assembly for a straddle type vehicle
Patent Number: 7,604,382

Inventors: Ohno; Kazushige (Gifu, JP)
Title: Exhaust gas purification apparatus
Patent Number: 7,603,852

Inventors: Ohno; Tomoyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Aratani; Shuntaro (Tokyo, JP), Miyamoto; Katsuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshikawa; Tomoyasu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image display method and program with limiting of range of candidate images for selection or with automatic rotation of slant-displayed image
Patent Number: 7,607,109

Inventors: Ohta; Tameharu (Takahama, JP)
Title: Vibration-type angular rate sensor
Patent Number: 7,603,903

Inventors: Ohtsuka; Masaki (Yao, JP), Shiraichi; Yukishige (Yao, JP)
Title: Method for predicting concentration distribution of microparticles, device for analysis, program product for predicting concentration distribution of microparticles, building and device for diffusing microparticles designed by using the method for prediction
Patent Number: 7,606,669

Inventors: Oikarinen; George L. (Calumet, MI), Zenner; Scott F. (Houghton, MI)
Title: Multi-purpose tool
Patent Number: 7,603,780

Inventors: Oishi; Akihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Encoding apparatus, encoding method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,606,433

Inventors: Ojala; Pasi (Kirkkonummi, FI), Lakaniemi; Ari (Helsinki, FI)
Title: Synchronization of multiple real-time transport protocol sessions
Patent Number: 8,566,108

Inventors: Okabe; Shuichl (Yasu, JP), Orii; Yasumitsu (Shiga, JP), Ishida; Mitsuya M. (Ritto, JP)
Title: Multilayer circuit board and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,605,075

Inventors: Okada; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Ishii; Mitsuo (Tokyo, JP), Onose; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP), Iwai; Toshihiro (Tokyo, JP), Harada; Akihiro (Tokyo, JP), Tsuruga; Yasuko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Lens layout setting apparatus for lens grinding process and display apparatus for the same
Patent Number: 6,959,227

Inventors: Okamoto; Ikuo (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Hirata; Toshiki (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Electric bicycle
Patent Number: 7,604,078

Inventors: Okamoto; Tadashi (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Nobuko (Isehara, JP), Suzuki; Tomohiro (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Detection/quantification of targeted nucleotide chains, and detection/quantification of multi-stranded nucleotide chains by fluorescence
Patent Number: 6,960,432

Inventors: Okanoue; Kazuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Osawa; Tomoki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Mobile terminal and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 6,961,321

Inventors: Okazaki; Choichiro (Kodaira, JP), Shiiki; Masatoshi (Musasimurayama, JP), Suzuki; Keizo (Kodaira, JP), Yamamoto; Kenichi (Higashimurayama, JP)
Title: Plasma display panels and plasma display devices which use the panel
Patent Number: 7,605,540

Inventors: Okazaki; Sakae (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Zoom tracking controller, compound-eye imaging apparatus, and method of control by zoom tracking controller
Patent Number: 8,565,589

Inventors: Okazaki; Yoji (Kanagawa, JP), Ishikawa; Hiromi (Kanagawa, JP), Nagano; Kazuhiko (Kanagawa, JP), Fujii; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Yamakawa; Hiromitsu (Saitama-ken, JP)
Title: Laser apparatus, exposure head, exposure apparatus, and optical fiber connection method
Patent Number: 6,960,035

Inventors: Oku; Tomoharu (Chiba, JP), Nonoguchi; Masanori (Ibaraki, JP), Moriguchi; Toshimitsu (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Method of production of fatty acid alkyl esters and/or glycerine and fatty acid alkyl ester-containing composition
Patent Number: 7,605,281

Inventors: Olivier; James J. (Bush, LA)
Title: Fish hook remover
Patent Number: 7,603,806

Inventors: Olsson; Goran (Stockholm, SE), Bystrom; Leif (Alvsjo, SE), Mardberg; Mats (Sundbyberg, SE)
Title: Method and system for storage of data
Patent Number: 8,566,557

Inventors: Om; Hari (Santa Clara, CA), Srikrishna; Ajay (Fremont, CA), Masri; Nabil N. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Staggered compare architecture for content addressable memory (CAM) device
Patent Number: 6,958,925

Inventors: Ono; Kikuo (Mobara, JP), Tanaka; Masahiro (Mobara, JP), Nakayoshi; Yoshiaki (Mobara, JP), Suzuki; Nobuyuki (Mobara, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 7,605,900

Inventors: Ono; Kyosuke (Hachioji, JP), Shinada; Hirotaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Vibration reducing head suspension mechanism for a magnetic disc unit
Patent Number: 7,606,001

Inventors: Onogi; Nobuyoshi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Image signal output device and a method of generating a coded image signal
Patent Number: 7,604,172

Inventors: Onozato; Hiroshi (Azumino, JP)
Title: Amphidiploid aquatic animal and method of breeding the same
Patent Number: 8,563,804

Inventors: Onuma; Chieko (Iwama, JP), Kobayashi; Yoshiki (Hitachi, JP), Oodawa; Hisao (Hitachinaka, JP), Shojima; Hiroshi (Hitachiota, JP)
Title: Image monitoring method, image monitoring apparatus and storage media
Patent Number: 6,961,447

Inventors: Onuma; Kenji (Toyota, JP), Koike; Shunsuke (Toyota, JP), Sakai; Hideaki (Toyota, JP)
Title: Cushion material fastening structure for interior trim part
Patent Number: 8,567,152

Inventors: Ooi; Kim Tiow (Singapore, SG), Yang; Chun (Singapore, SG), Wong; Teck Neng (Singapore, SG), Huang; Xiaoyang (Singapore, SG), Marcos; (Singpore, SG), Kang; Yuejun (Singapore, SG)
Title: Method of actuating and an actuator
Patent Number: 8,562,805

Inventors: Ooi; Thien Ern (Penang, MY)
Title: Method and apparatus for updating task files
Patent Number: 6,961,787

Inventors: Ooishi; Tsukasa (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Thin film magnetic memory device with memory cell having magnetic tunnel junction
Patent Number: 6,958,928

Inventors: Ookoba; Minoru (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Line-sequential driving display
Patent Number: 8,564,626

Inventors: Oonuma; Kensuke (Tokyo, JP), Okuda; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Chotoku; Koichi (Tokyo, JP), Katsumoto; Toshiyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Recording medium, method for manufacturing the same and apparatus for reproducing the same
Patent Number: 8,565,425

Inventors: Oren; Jakob (Nesher, IL), Yassin; Nasif (Tamra, IL), Zilberman; Joseph (Haifa, IL), Canfi; Dorit (Haifa, IL), Frim; Ron (Haifa, IL), Beruben; Dov (Beer Sheva, IL)
Title: Flame retardant bromobenzyl systems
Patent Number: 7,605,207

Inventors: Orlow; Seth J. (New York, NY), Komatsu; Li Ni (Clarksville, MD)
Title: Compounds, compositions and methods for preventing skin darkening
Patent Number: 8,563,754

Inventors: Osler; Bruce P. (Hudson, NH), Riley; Kevin (Tyngsboro, MA)
Title: Dual-channel communications protocol providing enhanced capabilities for modems
Patent Number: 6,959,005

Inventors: Ota; Manabu (Yokosuka, JP), Murata; Mitsuru (Yokohama, JP), Akuzawa; Mari (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Information collecting system, communication terminal and information collecting method
Patent Number: 8,566,478

Inventors: Otsuka; Jun (Aichi, JP), Sato; Manabu (Nagoya, JP), Kimura; Yukihiro (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Capacitor, capacitor equipped semiconductor device assembly, capacitor equipped circuit substrate assembly and electronic unit including semiconductor device, capacitor and circuit substrate
Patent Number: 6,961,230

Inventors: Otter; James W. (Fairfield Glade, TN)
Title: Black layer coated heat exchanger
Patent Number: 6,959,757

Inventors: Oudekerk; Douglas R. (Saint Paul, MN), Lampe; John K. (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Display with movable components
Patent Number: 7,603,802

Inventors: Ouellette; Joseph F. (Glendale, MI)
Title: Reject bottle detection and ejection mechanisms
Patent Number: 6,961,638

Inventors: Overy; Michael Robert (Medstead, GB), Sullivan; Michael James (Belmont, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for enhancing security in a wireless network using distance measurement techniques
Patent Number: 6,961,541

Inventors: Owen; Michael (S. Lake Tahoe, CA), Adams; Duane D. (Sydney, NY)
Title: White board and white board display system
Patent Number: 7,604,481

Inventors: Oya; Toyohisa (Minami-Ashigara, JP)
Title: Cellulose acylate film and process for producing the same, and optical film and image display device using the cellulose acylate film
Patent Number: 7,604,852

Inventors: Ozin; Geoffrey A. (Toronto, CA), Asefa; Tewodros (Montreal, CA)
Title: Functionalized periodic mesoporous materials, their synthesis and use
Patent Number: 6,960,551

Inventors: Pacetti; Stephen D. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Stent spin coating method
Patent Number: 7,604,831

Inventors: Pacetti; Stephen D. (San Jose, CA), Kerrigan; Cameron K. (Burlingame, CA)
Title: Implantable prosthesis with depot retention feature
Patent Number: 8,562,670

Inventors: Pacetti; Stephen D. (San Jose, CA), Stewart; Gordon S. (San Francisco, CA), Gong; Victoria M. (Sunnyvale, CA), Bellam; Chandana (Sunnyvale, CA), Weldon; Lisa M. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Methods of application of coatings composed of hydrophobic, high glass transition polymers with tunable drug release rates
Patent Number: 8,562,669

Inventors: Painter; Oskar J. (Pasadena, CA), Vernooy; David W. (Sierra Madre, CA), Vahala; Kerry J. (San Gabriel, CA)
Title: Modulators incorporating multi-layer dispersion-engineered waveguides
Patent Number: 6,959,123

Inventors: Pallatin; Pascal (Gresy sur Aix, FR)
Title: Buckle for a sports boot and a sports boot having such buckle
Patent Number: 7,603,795

Inventors: Pan; Feng (Kunshan, CN)
Title: Electrical connector having improved shielding means
Patent Number: 7,604,502

Inventors: Pan; Meng-An (Irvine, CA)
Title: System and method for simplifying analog processing in a transmitter incorporating a randomization circuit
Patent Number: 7,606,321

Inventors: Pan; Philip (Fremont, CA), Sung; Chiakang (Milpitas, CA), Huang; Joseph (San Jose, CA), Chong; Yan (San Jose, CA), Tan; Johnson (San Jose, CA)
Title: Techniques for implementing address recycling in memory circuits
Patent Number: 6,961,280

Inventors: Pan; Yin (Webster, NY), Villarica; Al (Fairport, NY), Edwards; Eric (West Henrietta, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for implementing a policy-based management system on a network device
Patent Number: 7,606,146

Inventors: Pape; Forrest C. M. (New Brighton, MN), Huelskamp; Paul J. (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Implantable medical device for measuring mechanical heart function
Patent Number: 6,959,214

Inventors: Parisi; Michael A. (Fairport, NY), Seyfried; Richard W. (Williamson, NY), Shaw; John G. (Victor, NY)
Title: Coupling mechanism for material supply module
Patent Number: 7,606,515

Inventors: Park; Gi Won (Seoul, KR), Yuk; Young Soo (Sungnam-si, KR), Kim; Yong Ho (Seoul, KR), Ryu; Ki Seon (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method of transmitting and receiving carrier configuration information
Patent Number: 8,565,157

Inventors: Park; Hun Gun (Kyongsangbuk-do, KR), Ha; Seok Cheon (Kyongsangnam-do, KR)
Title: Plasma display panel having barriers with varied thickness
Patent Number: 6,960,881

Inventors: Park; Jaewon (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Jaehyung (Daejeon, KR), Sohn; Changwon (Daegu, KR), Choi; Byungho (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Manufacturing method of colored diamond by ion implantation and heat treatment
Patent Number: 7,604,846

Inventors: Park; Jeong-gyu (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Computer system mounted with battery pack for performing system control based on characteristics of the battery pack and system main body thereof
Patent Number: 8,564,248

Inventors: Park; Jong-kil (Gyeonggi-do, KR), You; Jae-sung (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Zhang; Sung-uk (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Tae-gyu (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Bang-weon (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Light-emitting device package
Patent Number: 8,564,005

Inventors: Park; Ju-Hwan (Kyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Button mounting structure for car audio systems
Patent Number: 6,960,734

Inventors: Park; Kyung-do (Hwaseong-si, KR), Hong; Jin-uk (Hwaseong-si, KR), Kim; Kyu-ho (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Automatic spacers mounting system for field emission display and method of automatically mounting spacers
Patent Number: 8,562,784

Inventors: Park; Seung-Young (Yongin-si, KR), Park; Dae-Young (Seoul, KR), Yun; Sang-Boh (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Cooperative relay transmission method for a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 7,606,182

Inventors: Park; Yong Cheol (Kyonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method for assigning spare area in optical recording medium
Patent Number: 7,606,128

Inventors: Park; Yu (Seoul, KR)
Title: Plasma display panel
Patent Number: 7,605,538

Inventors: Parkin; Stuart Stephen Papworth (San Jose, CA)
Title: Mg-Zn oxide tunnel barriers and method of formation
Patent Number: 7,606,010

Inventors: Parks; William E. (Frisco, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing multi-service package priced according to bandwidth and distance
Patent Number: 6,959,001

Inventors: Parrington; Mark (Bradford, CA), Zhang; Linong (Maple, CA), Rovinski; Benjamin (Thornhill, CA), Gritz; Linda (Somerville, MA), Greenhaigh; Patricia (Bedford, MA)
Title: Modified CEA/B7 vector
Patent Number: 8,562,970

Inventors: Partington; Garry (Lancashire, GB), Simms; Howard John (Altrincham, GB), Fleming; Adam John (Cheshire, GB), Last; Benjamin James (Western Australia, AU), Dean; Graham Nigel (Manchester, GB)
Title: Telephone call handling
Patent Number: 8,565,405

Inventors: Patsiokas; Stelios M. (Coral Springs, FL), Marko; Paul D. (Pembroke Pines, FL), Cox; Stuart (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing digital media player with portable digital radio broadcast system receiver or integrated antenna and docking system
Patent Number: 7,606,526

Inventors: Patterson; Richard A. (Georgetown, TX)
Title: Patient lift and transfer device
Patent Number: 7,603,729

Inventors: Paul; Samuel Louis (Reno, NV)
Title: Trash bin system
Patent Number: 6,959,833

Inventors: Pavlin; Mark S. (Savannah, GA)
Title: Cyclic bisamides useful in formulating inks for phase-change printing
Patent Number: 6,960,248

Inventors: Pecker; Iris (Rishon LeZion, IL), Vlodavsky; Israel (Mevaseret Zion, IL), Feinstein; Elena (Rehovot, IL)
Title: Polynucleotide encoding a polypeptide having heparanase activity and expression of same in genetically modified cells
Patent Number: 6,960,471

Inventors: Pedersen; Ole (Brondby, DK), Giori; Claudio (Riverwoods, IL), Forbjerg-Larsen; Jorgen (Skaevinge, DK)
Title: Ostomy appliance having outer and inner pouches joined by peelable seams and a filter for deodorizing flatus gases
Patent Number: 7,604,622

Inventors: Pei; Shao-Kai (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Method for assembling lens module
Patent Number: 8,567,036

Inventors: Peiris; Bemini Hennadige Janath (San Jose, CA), Sankaran; Sundar (Campbell, CA)
Title: Concurrent transmission of Wi-Fi and Bluetooth signals
Patent Number: 8,565,112

Inventors: Pelletier; Herve (Paris, FR), Dumas; Pascal (Paris, FR)
Title: Method, device and non-transitory computer readable storage medium for masking the end of life transition of a electronic device
Patent Number: 8,566,572

Inventors: Peng; Adam (Schenectady, NY)
Title: Semiconductor nanocrystal synthesis using a catalyst assisted two-phase reaction
Patent Number: 8,562,939

Inventors: Peng; Ling (Marseilles, FR), Rocchi; Palma (Marseilles, FR), Iovanna; Juan (Marseilles, FR), Xia; Yi (Marseilles, FR), Qu; Fanqi (Wuhan, CN), Wan; Jinqiao (Shanghai, CN), Liu; Yang (Wuhan, CN), Wang; Menghua (Wuhan, CN)
Title: Triazole derivatives, their preparation and their application in therapeutics
Patent Number: 8,563,526

Inventors: Peng; Lixin (Rochester Hills, MI), Hofbauer; Peter (West Bloomfield, MI), Yang; Jialin (Canton, MI)
Title: Fuel injection for a free piston engine
Patent Number: 6,959,672

Inventors: Penner; Benjamin Warren (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Supports for vehicle instrument panels
Patent Number: 7,604,278

Inventors: Perego; Gabriele (Milan, IT), Albizzati; Enrico (Lesa, IT)
Title: Electrical cable, particularly for high voltage direct current transmission or distribution
Patent Number: 6,960,726

Inventors: Perner; Frederick A. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Memory cell isolation
Patent Number: 6,961,262

Inventors: Persson; Egon (Malmo, SE), Olsen; Ole Hvilsted (Bronshoj, DK)
Title: Human coagulation factor VII polypeptides
Patent Number: 6,960,657

Inventors: Peterson, Jr.; Michael L. (Orono, ME), DiLeo; Anthony (Westford, MA), Wang; Zong Mu (Old Town, ME), Greenberg; Alan (Boulder, CO)
Title: Ultrasonic detection of porous medium characteristics
Patent Number: 6,959,602

Inventors: Peterson; Gregory A. (South Barrington, IL), Ensinger; James W. (Buffalo Grove, IL)
Title: Liquid level sensor for appliance and associated method
Patent Number: 6,959,598

Inventors: Petrovic; Rade (San Diego, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for embedding and extracting information in analog signals using distributed signal features and replica modulation
Patent Number: 7,606,366

Inventors: Peysson; Yannick (Rueil Malmaison, FR), Pasquier; David (Suresnes, FR)
Title: Mineral-based drilling fluid and drilling method
Patent Number: 8,563,483

Inventors: Pfeiffer; Michael W. (Savage, MN)
Title: Head disc merge assembly for use at a merging station
Patent Number: 6,959,487

Inventors: Phillips; Andrew W. (Saline, MI)
Title: Multi-speed transmission
Patent Number: 7,604,563

Inventors: Pierce; Jeffrey D. (Newtown, CT)
Title: Method for positioning an indicium for printing on a substrate and a system for carrying out such method and mailpiece produced by such method
Patent Number: 6,961,717

Inventors: Pierry; Anthony T. (Plantsville, CT), Rich; David R. (Glastonbury, CT)
Title: Gas monitoring system and method
Patent Number: 7,606,668

Inventors: Pileeki; Stephen E. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Infinitely variable reciprocating transmission apparatus
Patent Number: 8,567,270

Inventors: Pine; Joshua I (Seal Beach, CA)
Title: Exposure control in electromechanical imaging devices
Patent Number: 6,958,777

Inventors: Plemons; Danny (Austin, TX), Breakfield; David K. (Austin, TX), Moore; David (Maidstone, GB), Morris; Gary (Dripping Springs, TX), Pybus; Charlie (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Vehicle-mountable imaging systems and methods
Patent Number: 8,564,663

Inventors: Poddany; James J. (Northwood, OH), Bukovinszky, Jr.; George L. (Waterville, OH)
Title: Photovoltaic panel mounting bracket
Patent Number: 6,959,517

Inventors: Polanyi; Livia (Palo Alto, CA), Van Den Berg; Martin Henk (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: System and method for writing analysis using the linguistic discourse model
Patent Number: 6,961,692

Inventors: Poovey; Gary N. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Light activated optical switch that includes a piezoelectric element and a conductive layer
Patent Number: 7,606,450

Inventors: Postaire; Eric (Vanves, FR), Bonavida; Benjamin (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Reinforcing systemic immune responses with lactobacillus casei
Patent Number: 7,604,809

Inventors: Poulin; Stephane (Ste-Julie, CA), Houle; Martin (Laval, CA), Bibeau; Louis-Philippe (Chambly, CA), Messier; Fran.cedilla.ois (Longueuil, CA)
Title: Cooling device including a biasing element
Patent Number: 6,960,851

Inventors: Pourquier; Eric (Voreppe, FR)
Title: Method for making a color image sensor with recessed contact apertures prior to thinning
Patent Number: 6,960,483

Inventors: Powell; Paul (Castleberry, AL)
Title: Angularly offset wrench
Patent Number: 7,603,931

Inventors: Powers; Jay P. (Pacifica, CA), Degraffenreid; Michael (San Francisco, CA), He; Xiao (Foster City, CA), Julian; Lisa (Redwood City, CA), McMinn; Dustin L. (Pacifica, CA), Sun; Daqing (Foster City, CA), Rew; Yosup (Foster City, CA), Yan; Xuelei (Burlingame, CA)
Title: Benzamide derivatives and uses related thereto
Patent Number: 7,605,289

Inventors: Prakash; Rajat (San Diego, CA), Ulupinar; Fatih (San Diego, CA), Horn; Gavin Bernard (La Jolla, CA), Bender; Paul E. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for supporting tunneling related to wireless uplink signaling flows
Patent Number: 8,565,216

Inventors: Prakash; Rajat (San Diego, CA), Ulupinar; Fatih (San Diego, CA), Horn; Gavin Bernard (La Jolla, CA), Bender; Paul E. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for supporting tunneling related to wireless downlink signaling flows
Patent Number: 8,565,217

Inventors: Prakken; Nicolaas Martin (Woerden, NL)
Title: Method and assembly for filling a box
Patent Number: 6,959,525

Inventors: Presicci; Joseph (Rochester, NY)
Title: Automatic discovery and classification of detectors used in unattended ground sensor systems
Patent Number: 7,605,695

Inventors: Prevost; Michel (Gatineau, CA), Samson; Pierre Paul (Lancaster, CA), Beaulieu; Francis (Montreal, CA), Perron; Yves (Mont-Royal, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for subscription management in a multi-channel context aware communication environment
Patent Number: 8,566,414

Inventors: Prior; Gregory P. (Birmingham, MI)
Title: Supercharger with housing internal noise attenuation
Patent Number: 7,604,467

Inventors: Prokai; Laszlo (Gainesville, FL)
Title: Antagonists of RF-amide neuropeptides
Patent Number: 6,960,574

Inventors: Pudney; Christopher David (Newbury, GB), Fox; David Andrew (Newbury, GB), Howard; Peter (Newbury, GB)
Title: Telecommunications network access rejection
Patent Number: 8,565,764

Inventors: Pugnet; Jean-Marc (Le Creusot, FR), Bolusset; Daniel (Le Creusot, FR), Friez; Patrick (Le Creusot, FR)
Title: Seal for a compressor and centrifugal compressor equipped with such a seal
Patent Number: 6,959,929

Inventors: Purdy; Thomas Jeffrey (Springville, UT), Elkington; David Randal (Springville, UT), Parker; Matthew Coston (Spanish Fork, UT)
Title: Systems and methods for enhanced user communications
Patent Number: 8,566,419

Inventors: Puryear; Martin G. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Extensible kernel-mode audio processing architecture
Patent Number: 6,961,631

Inventors: Qiu; Li (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Method to automatically add power line in channel between macros
Patent Number: 8,566,776

Inventors: Qiu; Lili (Bellevue, WA), Bahl; Paramvir (Sammamish, WA), Zhou; Lidong (Sunnyvale, CA), Rao; Ananth Rajagopala (El Cerrito, CA)
Title: What-if analysis for network diagnostics
Patent Number: 7,606,165

Inventors: Qu; Deyang (Madison, WI)
Title: High discharge rate alkaline battery
Patent Number: 6,960,409

Inventors: Quake; Stephen R. (San Marino, CA), Brody; James P. (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Microlicensing particles and applications
Patent Number: 6,958,865

Inventors: Querejeta Andueza; Felix (Vitoria-Gasteiz, ES), Echenausia Saez de Zaitegui; Francisco Javier (Aretxabaleta, ES), M gica Odriozola; Jose Ignacio (Bergara, ES)
Title: Method for assembling an electromagnetic gas valve, and electromagnetic gas valve
Patent Number: 8,567,062

Inventors: Rabb; Khalid M. (Fairport, NY), Malinowski; Barbara E. (Fairport, NY)
Title: Architecture for software for remote maintenance of a machine such as a copier
Patent Number: 6,959,442

Inventors: Raimar; Nandakishore (Bangalore, IN), Williams; Timothy J. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Boost buffer aid for reference buffer
Patent Number: 8,564,252

Inventors: Rajewski; Robert C. (Donalda, Alberta, CA)
Title: Flare stack operating on Coanda principle
Patent Number: 6,960,075

Inventors: Ralph; James D. (Seaside Park, NJ), Tatar; Stephen (Montville, NJ)
Title: Spinal baseplates with ball joint coupling and a retaining member
Patent Number: 7,604,664

Inventors: Ramanathan; Ramanathan (Portland, OR)
Title: Transmission communications management
Patent Number: 6,959,451

Inventors: Ramchandran; Amit (San Jose, CA)
Title: Adaptable datapath for a digital processing system
Patent Number: 7,606,943

Inventors: Rappuoli; Rino (Siene, IT)
Title: Conserved Neisserial antigens
Patent Number: 7,604,810

Inventors: Ratiu; Ovidiu (Atlanta, GA), Chilom; Marius Ovidiu (Mableton, GA), Ticus; Ion (Bucharest, RO)
Title: System and method for message consolidation in a mesh network
Patent Number: 7,606,210

Inventors: Ratner; Edward (Sunnyvale, CA), Prakash; Adityo (Redwood Shores, CA), Shih; Oliver W. (San Jose, CA), Gossett; Carroll Philip (Mt. View, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for deblurring and re-blurring image segments
Patent Number: 6,959,117

Inventors: Ravi; Kramadhati V. (Atherton, CA)
Title: Formation of dielectric film by alternating between deposition and modification
Patent Number: 7,604,834

Inventors: Rawnick; James J. (Palm Bay, FL), Brown; Stephen B. (Palm Bay, FL)
Title: Transverse mode control in a waveguide
Patent Number: 6,960,965

Inventors: Raynor; Eileen M. (Durham, NC)
Title: Rain guard
Patent Number: 7,604,281

Inventors: Reading; Randall C. (Redlands, CA)
Title: Vehicle seat with dynamic cushion and lumbar support
Patent Number: 7,604,292

Inventors: Reding; Craig (Midland Park, NJ), Aartsen; Menno (Arlington, VA), Amberger; Lisa M. (Ossining, NY), Carlson; Constance (Clinton Corners, NY), Levas; Suzi (Nanuet, NY), Metaxas; Mike (Bayside, NY), Stein; Jan (Danbury, CT), Tanuku; Rao (Nanuet, NY), Turner; Thea (Evanston, IL)
Title: Methods and apparatus for automating the servicing of telephone calls including requesting directional and/or other types of information
Patent Number: 7,606,359

Inventors: Redon; Fabien G. (Southfield, MI), Hazelton; Gary J. (White Lake, MI)
Title: Vehicle speed dependant calibration trim for improved fuel economy
Patent Number: 7,606,653

Inventors: Reeves; Shaine G. (Amory, MS), Vanderberg; Christopher A. (Amory, MS)
Title: Injectable packing unit in a single knife gate body
Patent Number: 6,959,912

Inventors: Regev; Alon (Woodland Hills, CA), Regev; Zvi (West Hills, CA)
Title: Distributed content addressable memory
Patent Number: 6,959,358

Inventors: Reif; Oscar-Werner (Hannover, DE), Graus; Andreas (Norten-Hardenburg, DE)
Title: Filter package
Patent Number: 6,959,812

Inventors: Reinhard; Walter James (Coquitlam, CA), Gorodetsky; Igor (Coquitlam, CA)
Title: Shared memory and high performance communication using interconnect tunneling
Patent Number: 7,606,933

Inventors: Reisman; David (Dexter, MI)
Title: Methods of identifying active BRM expression-promoting HDAC inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,604,939

Inventors: Reiss; Paul (Califon, NJ)
Title: Systems and methods of choosing multi-component packages using an expert system
Patent Number: 6,959,296

Inventors: Reiss; Paul (West Caldwell, NJ)
Title: Method and system for reconciling equity hedge funds
Patent Number: 7,606,754

Inventors: Rengarajan; Rajesh (Poughkeepsie, NY), Jaiprakash; Venkatachalam C. (Beacon, NY)
Title: Recessed shallow trench isolation structure nitride liner and method for making same
Patent Number: 6,960,818

Inventors: Renke; David T. (Macomb, MI)
Title: Linear motor-actuated automotive power windows
Patent Number: 7,603,811

Inventors: Repin; Dmitriy (Katy, TX), Singh; Vivek (Houston, TX), Chapman; Clinton (Missouri City, TX), Brannigan; James (Cypress, TX)
Title: System and method for performing oilfield drilling operations using visualization techniques
Patent Number: 7,606,666

Inventors: Reuschenbach; Lutz (Stuttgart, DE), Schlesiger; Oliver (Asperg, DE), Wild; Ernst (Oberriexingen, DE)
Title: Method and device for controlling and/or diagnosing a control system that influences a mass flow
Patent Number: 6,959,254

Inventors: Reynard; Harlie David (Madeira Beach, FL)
Title: Four quarter butterfly valve system
Patent Number: 6,959,690

Inventors: Reynolds; Douglas F. (Austin, TX)
Title: Voice over IP method for developing interactive voice response system
Patent Number: 6,959,073

Inventors: Rezvani; Behrooz (Pleasanton, CA), Smith; Dale (Fremont, CA), Heidari; Sam (Fremont, CA), Shahri; Homayoun (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for an X-DSL modem supporting multiple X-DSL line codes
Patent Number: 6,959,036

Inventors: Rezzi; Francesco (Cava Manara, IT), Ghittori; Nicola (Phittori, IT), Cesura; Giovanni Antonio (Cremona, IT), Jamal; Shafiq M. (Gilroy, CA)
Title: Circuit for converting a voltage range of a logic signal
Patent Number: 7,605,608

Inventors: Rhoads; Geoffrey B. (West Linn, OR)
Title: Processing data representing video and audio and methods and apparatus related thereto
Patent Number: 7,606,390

Inventors: Rhoads; Geoffrey B. (West Linn, OR)
Title: Secure document design with machine readable, variable message encoded in a visible registration pattern
Patent Number: 6,959,100

Inventors: Rhoads; Geoffrey B. (West Linn, OR)
Title: Hiding encrypted messages in information carriers
Patent Number: 6,959,386

Inventors: Rhodes; John Winston (London, CA)
Title: One piece corner fitting
Patent Number: 8,567,130

Inventors: Rhodes; William K. (Queenstown, MD)
Title: Soybean cultivar 2393321658
Patent Number: 8,563,812

Inventors: Ricco; Mario (Casamassima, IT), Ricco; Raffaele (Valenzano, IT), Stucchi; Sergio (Valenzano, IT), De Michele; Onofrio (Valenzano, IT), Lepore; Domenico (Valenzano, IT), Gargano; Marcello (Valenzano, IT)
Title: Fuel adjustment and filtering device for a high-pressure pump
Patent Number: 7,603,986

Inventors: Richardson; Tim (Bolton, CA)
Title: Color translating UV microscope
Patent Number: 6,961,080

Inventors: Riddell; Cameron A. (Carson, CA)
Title: Electric deterrent device
Patent Number: 8,567,111

Inventors: Riggins; Scott A. (Missouri City, TX), Sharp; David P. (Houston, TX)
Title: Missing child reporting, tracking and recovery method and system
Patent Number: 8,566,023

Inventors: Rios; Rafael (Portland, OR), Doyle; Brian S. (Portland, OR), Linton, Jr.; Thomas D. (San Jose, CA), Kavalieros; Jack (Portland, OR)
Title: N-gate transistor
Patent Number: 6,960,517

Inventors: Risen, Jr.; William M. (Rumford, RI), Covello; Diane F. (W. Hartford, CT)
Title: Method of protecting against a change in value of intellectual property, and product providing such protection
Patent Number: 6,959,280

Inventors: Rizk; Farouk A. M. (Saint-Lambert, Quebec, CA), Rizk; Amr (Saint-Lambert, Quebec, CA)
Title: Protection device: surge suppressing conductor
Patent Number: 7,606,017

Inventors: Robert; Jean-Luc (Betton, FR), Le Naour; Jean-Yves (Pace, FR), Minard; Philippe (Saint Medard sur Ille, FR)
Title: Repeater for radio frequency signals, and for digital television signals in particular
Patent Number: 8,565,671

Inventors: Roberts; Bruce R (Mentor-on-the-Lake, OH), Boroczki; Agoston (Budapest, HU)
Title: Configurable vehicle solid state lighting
Patent Number: 8,564,205

Inventors: Robinowitz; Matthew (Palo Alto, CA), Spilker, Jr.; James J. (Woodside, CA)
Title: Position location using broadcast analog television signals
Patent Number: 6,961,020

Inventors: Robinson; Glenn (Coral Springs, FL), Martinez; Michael (Oakland Park, FL)
Title: Blade lock and release mechanisms for utility knives
Patent Number: 8,567,069

Inventors: Robinson; Matthew R. (East Palo Alto, CA), Roscheisen; Martin R. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Metallic dispersion
Patent Number: 7,604,843

Inventors: Roes; Augustinus Wilhelmus Maria (Houston, TX), Nair; Vijay (Katy, TX), Munsterman; Erwin Henh (Amsterdam, NL), Van Bergen; Petrus Franciscus (Amsterdam, NL), Van Den Berg; Franciscus Gondulfus Antonius (Amsterdam, NL)
Title: Compositions produced using an in situ heat treatment process
Patent Number: 7,604,052

Inventors: Rofougaran; Ahmadreza (Marina Del Rey, CA), Rofougaran; Maryam (Marina Del Rey, CA), Rael; Jacob (Los Angeles, CA), Masood; Syed (Los Angeles, CA), Ibrahim; Brima (Los Angeles, CA), Chien; Hung-Ming (Los Angeles, CA), Wu; Stephen (Los Angeles, CA), Pan; Meng-An (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Adaptive radio transceiver with offset PLL with subsampling mixers
Patent Number: 6,961,546

Inventors: Roger; Rodolfo G. (Clearwater, FL), Hogard; Michael E. (Odessa, FL), Kelly; Thomas D. (Highland Park, IL)
Title: Dynamic weight balancing of flow in kidney failure treatment systems
Patent Number: 8,562,822

Inventors: Roger; Rodolfo G. (Clearwater, FL), Hogard; Michael E. (Odessa, FL), Kelly; Thomas D. (Highland Park, IL)
Title: Dynamic weight balancing of flow in kidney failure treatment systems
Patent Number: 8,562,823

Inventors: Rogers; Steven (Austin, TX), Cowan; William W. (Austin, TX)
Title: Integrated method and system for accessing and aggregating disparate remote server services
Patent Number: 7,607,092

Inventors: Roizin; Yakov (Afula, IL), Aloni; Efraim (Migdal Haemek, IL), Gutman; Micha (Migdal Haemek, IL), Vofsy; Menachem (Migdal Haemek, IL), Ben-Gigi; Avi (Migdal Haemek, IL)
Title: Protection against in-process charging in silicon-oxide-nitride-oxide-silicon (SONOS) memories
Patent Number: 6,959,920

Inventors: Rollins; Doug (Nampa, ID)
Title: Method and system for facsimile delivery using dial-up modem pools
Patent Number: 7,605,934

Inventors: Romm; Ammon (Ontario, CA), Elkoni; Avi (Matan, IL)
Title: Registry emulation
Patent Number: 7,607,127

Inventors: Ronge; Ludger (Eriskirch, DE)
Title: Method for controlling a drive train of a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 8,565,988

Inventors: Roscheisen; Martin R. (San Francisco, CA), Sager; Brian M. (Palo Alto, CA), Pichler; Karl (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Photovoltaic devices fabricated from nanostructured template
Patent Number: 7,605,327

Inventors: Rose; David M. (Kansas City, MO), Duffield, Jr.; W. Matthew (Kearney, MO), Spanknoble; Edward C. (Gardner, KS), Ledestich; Michael (Stillwell, KS)
Title: Penetrator and method of manufacture same
Patent Number: 8,567,297

Inventors: Rosenberg; Louis B. (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling human-computer interface systems providing force feedback
Patent Number: 7,605,800

Inventors: Rosende; Antonio Carracedo (Calama, CL), Mouthon; Horacio Rafart (Santiago, CL)
Title: Corrosion resisting joining area and method between materials of copper and stainless steel or titanium, which are the constituents of permanent cathodes for electrolytic processes and cathodes obtained
Patent Number: 7,604,872

Inventors: Roshen; Waseem A. (Hilliard, OH)
Title: Identification of a protocol used in a message
Patent Number: 8,566,842

Inventors: Roth; David B. (New York, NY), Lee; Gregory S. (New York, NY)
Title: Compositions, kits, and methods for stimulation of homologous recombination
Patent Number: 7,604,995

Inventors: Roth; Donna (Plymouth, MA), Roth; Henry (Plymouth, MA), Wo; Marco (Providence, RI)
Title: Flavoring component holding dispenser for use with consumable beverages
Patent Number: 6,959,839

Inventors: Rothgeb; Timothy Michael (Cincinnati, OH), Gansle; Kristina Marie Rohal (Cincinnati, OH), Joyce; Jonathan Livingston (Independence, KY), Jordan; James Madison (Hamilton, OH), Rohwer; Tedd Addison (Albuquerque, NM), Lockhart; Randal Ray (Albuquerque, NM), Smith; Christopher Lawrence (Liberty Township, OH), Trinh; Toan (Maineville, OH), Cipollone; Mark Gary (New Richmond, OH)
Title: Sensor device and methods for using same
Patent Number: 6,958,693

Inventors: Rothschild; Elie (San Francisco, CA), Humphrey; John (San Francisco, CA), Schnakenberg, III; George H. F. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Modular solar racking system
Patent Number: 8,567,132

Inventors: Rotzoll; Robert R. (Meridian, ID)
Title: Wake up device for communications system and methods
Patent Number: 8,565,712

Inventors: Royer; Roman (Boise, ID)
Title: Memory device having data paths with multiple speeds
Patent Number: 6,961,269

Inventors: Rugland; Terje (Tananger, NO), Benum; Trond (Trondehim, NO)
Title: Method, system and apparatus for accessing stored spatial data
Patent Number: 8,566,312

Inventors: Rushbrooke; John Gordon (Newport Beach, CA), Hooper; Claire Elizabeth (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Luminescence imager
Patent Number: 6,961,125

Inventors: Russell; James T. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Microspectrometer gas analyzer
Patent Number: 7,605,370

Inventors: Ryu; Deug-Hyeon (Suwon-shi, KR)
Title: Radio data communication system and method thereof
Patent Number: 6,958,993

Inventors: Sadowski; Lucian M. (Stroudsburg, PA), Chung; Sung K. (Dover, PA), Whiteside; John H. (Elkridge, MD), Cincotta; Tomas (Lorton, VA)
Title: Light fighter lethality seeker projectile
Patent Number: 6,959,893

Inventors: Safranek; Robert J. (Portland, OR), Cheng; Kai (Portland, OR)
Title: Partially inclusive snoop filter
Patent Number: 6,959,364

Inventors: Sagala; Djuniadi Arifin (Soraku-gun, JP), Hayata; Kazuki (Soraku-gun, JP), Kishida; Yuji (Soraku-gun, JP)
Title: High-frequency module and method of manufacturing the same, and transmitter, receiver, transceiver, and radar apparatus comprising the high-frequency module
Patent Number: 8,564,477

Inventors: Sagala; Djuniadi Arifin (Soraku-gun, JP), Hayata; Kazuki (Soraku-gun, JP), Kishida; Yuji (Soraku-gun, JP)
Title: High-frequency module and method of manufacturing the same, and transmitter, receiver, transceiver, and radar apparatus comprising the high-frequency module
Patent Number: 8,564,478

Inventors: Sager; Brian M. (Menlo Park, CA), Roscheisen; Martin R. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Photovoltaic thin-film cell produced from metallic blend using high-temperature printing
Patent Number: 7,605,328

Inventors: Saito; Hiroshi (Shizuoka, JP), Matsuo; Kazuhiro (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Disk drive device and method of press-fitting with reduced hub deformation
Patent Number: 8,564,901

Inventors: Saito; Mikio (Motosu-gun, JP), Ando; Kazuhiro (Okazaki, JP), Haruno; Kiyokazu (Kariya, JP), Katoh; Masahiro (Chiryu, JP)
Title: Starter having resilient shift lever for driving pinion gear
Patent Number: 6,959,619

Inventors: Saito; Tomohiro (Obu, JP), Kawai; Toshiyuki (Toyohashi, JP), Okamoto; Kunio (Okazaki, JP), Osaki; Akimasa (Kariya, JP), Kudou; Hiroyasu (Kariya, JP)
Title: Fuel cell system with partial heating of each individual fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,604,885

Inventors: Saito; Toshiyuki (Yokohama, JP), Yoshida; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP), Shinohara; Yasunari (Fujisawa, JP), Shimofusa; Junya (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: ONU management method and optical line termination
Patent Number: 7,606,491

Inventors: Saitou; Takashi (Okazaki, JP), Takaoka; Akira (Okazaki, JP), Watabe; Nobuya (Nagoya, JP), Mori; Masashi (Obu, JP)
Title: Trigger unit mounting structure for wheel position detection system
Patent Number: 7,603,895

Inventors: Saitou; Takashi (Osaka, JP), Ofuji; Masahiro (Yokohama, JP), Oka; Yoshitaka (Osaka, JP), Jinno; Kazunori (Osaka, JP)
Title: Passenger detection system and detection method
Patent Number: 6,960,841

Inventors: Sakaguchi; Akihiko (Tachikawa, JP), Liu; Fuming (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Volume selection method and information processing system
Patent Number: 8,566,548

Inventors: Sakamoto; Tetsuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Miyamoto; Hirotaka (Kanagawa, JP), Nakano; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Yasuda; Kouichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Multilayer optical recording medium
Patent Number: 8,565,057

Inventors: Sakanishi; Yuichi (Ohtake, JP)
Title: Oil composition for cosmetics
Patent Number: 8,563,493

Inventors: Sako; Masahiko (Anjo, JP)
Title: Power tools
Patent Number: 6,959,631

Inventors: Sakurai; Yasuki (Kawasaki, JP), Itou; Michiharu (Kawasaki, JP), Shiotani; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Planar lightwave circuit device and manufacturing method therefor
Patent Number: 6,961,503

Inventors: Salafia; Carolyn M. (Larchmont, NY), Miller; Richard K. (Pittsford, NY)
Title: Automated placental measurement
Patent Number: 8,565,507

Inventors: Salib; Albert Chenouda (Ypsilanti, MI), Lu; Jianbo (Livonia, MI)
Title: System and method for desensitizing the activation criteria of a rollover control system
Patent Number: 6,961,648

Inventors: Sallberg; Matti (Alvsjo, SE)
Title: Hepatitis C virus non-structural NS3/4A fusion gene
Patent Number: 6,960,569

Inventors: Sanada; Akemi (Minamiashigara, JP), Nakano; Toshio (Chigasaki, JP), Iwasaki; Hidehiko (Hiratsuka, JP), Sato; Masahiko (Odawara, JP), Muraoka; Kenji (Odawara, JP), Takamoto; Kenichi (Odawara, JP), Kobayashi; Masaaki (Odawara, JP)
Title: Fiber channel connection storage controller
Patent Number: 7,606,984

Inventors: Sanno; Masato (Tokyo, JP), Inagaki; Atsushi (Yokohama, JP), Ikeda; Hitoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Nakase; Yuichi (Tokyo, JP), Niwa; Chiyumi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image editing apparatus, image editing method, and computer readable medium
Patent Number: 8,565,496

Inventors: Santa Cruz; Cathy D. (Reno, NV), May; Galen J. (Reno, NV)
Title: System for recuperating, increasing and generating energy inherent within a heat source
Patent Number: 7,603,861

Inventors: Santo; Shinji (Kosai, JP), Kuwano; Masayuki (Kosai, JP), Yamamoto; Toshio (Kosai, JP), Nakano; Yoshiki (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Motor, commutator, short-circuit member, and a method for manufacturing the commutator
Patent Number: 7,605,516

Inventors: Sarakas; Stephen T. (St. Peters, MO)
Title: Residential telephone system and method
Patent Number: 6,961,413

Inventors: Sarussi; Israel (Dor Nachal Soreq, IL), Heimenrath; Yehuda (Kibbutz Ein Tzurim, IL)
Title: Physiological stress detector device and system
Patent Number: 7,606,607

Inventors: Sasaki; Yoshitaka (Milpitas, CA), Kamigama; Takehiro (Hong Kong, CN)
Title: Slider of thin-film magnetic head and method of manufacturing same
Patent Number: 6,958,888

Inventors: Sasaki; Yoshitaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a thin film magnetic head
Patent Number: 7,603,764

Inventors: Sasaya; Toshihiro (Yokohama, JP), Endo; Kazumasa (Kawasaki, JP), Ushida; Kazuo (Setagaya-ku, JP)
Title: Projection exposure apparatus and method with adjustment of rotationally asymmetric optical characteristics
Patent Number: 6,958,803

Inventors: Sask; David (Kingston, Ontario, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for formation damage removal
Patent Number: 6,959,762

Inventors: Sato; Hideki (Hamamatsu, JP), Wakui; Yukio (Iwata, JP), Omura; Masayoshi (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Compass sensor unit and portable electronic device
Patent Number: 7,606,676

Inventors: Sato; Koichi (Saitama, JP)
Title: White balance control amount calculating device
Patent Number: 6,958,773

Inventors: Sato; Kunimichi (Tokyo, JP), Ueno; Syuji (Mitaka, JP), Yanagihara; Masafumi (Mitaka, JP)
Title: Recycling method system and container
Patent Number: 7,604,791

Inventors: Sato; Seiji (Kanagawa, JP), Sekizawa; Hidehiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: STEREOSCOPIC IMAGE DISPLAY APPARATUS, DISPLAY APPARATUS, DIVIDED WAVE PLATE FILTER, PLATE-SHARED FILTER, AND FILTER POSITION ADJUSTING MECHANISM ATTACHED TO THE DISPLAY APPARATUS, ALIGNING APPARATUS, FILTER POSITION ADJUSTING METHOD, AND FILTER ALIGNING METHOD
Patent Number: 6,961,177

Inventors: Sato; Shunsuke (Yokohama, JP), Yonemura; Ryugen (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Optical data link
Patent Number: 6,958,907

Inventors: Sato; Takehiko (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Image-shake correction device, lens barrel, and optical apparatus
Patent Number: 8,564,675

Inventors: Satterfield; David L. (Tewksbury, MA), Sexton; James C. (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Distributed trace using central performance counter memory
Patent Number: 8,566,484

Inventors: Sauvinet; Frederic (Tournefeuille, FR)
Title: Method for determining the speed at which an aircraft breaks free of the ground effect
Patent Number: 8,565,942

Inventors: Schadler; John (Raymond, ME)
Title: Feed system and method for interleaving a branch feed antenna with an existing series feed antenna within the same aperture centerline
Patent Number: 6,961,027

Inventors: Scherl; Josef (Neunburg, DE), Zimmermann; Rudolf (Sulzbach-Rosenberg, DE)
Title: System
Patent Number: 7,605,337

Inventors: Scheuermann; Torsten (Munich, DE), Alt; Eckhard (Ottobrunn, DE)
Title: Primarily niobium stent
Patent Number: 7,604,703

Inventors: Schiavo, Jr.; Anthony L. (Oviedo, FL), Marini; Bonnie D. (Oviedo, FL)
Title: Vane shroud through-flow platform cover
Patent Number: 7,604,456

Inventors: Schillinger; John A. (Cumming, IA)
Title: Soybean cultivar 5571721658
Patent Number: 8,563,825

Inventors: Schmid; Gunter (Hemhofen, DE), Thalacker; Christoph (Weilheim, DE), Wurthner; Frank (Ulm, DE)
Title: Fluorescent naphthalene-1,4,5,8-tetracarboxylic bisimides with an electron-donating substituent on the nucleus
Patent Number: 7,605,263

Inventors: Schmid; Philipp H. (Seattle, WA), Garside; Adrian (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Method and apparatus for reducing latency in speech-based applications
Patent Number: 6,961,694

Inventors: Schnorr; Kirk Matthew (Holte, DK), Tams; Jeppe Wegener (Gentofte, DK)
Title: Polypeptide having tyrosinase activity
Patent Number: 8,563,268

Inventors: Schnur; Deborah S. (Minneapolis, MN), Boutaghou; Zine-Eddine (Vadnais Heights, MN), Sannino; Anthony P. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Slider with a compliant transducer interface
Patent Number: 6,958,889

Inventors: Schoenbach; David (Glen Ellen, CA), Leddy; Richard (Camp Meeker, CA)
Title: Method and system to generate and deliver auto-assembled presentations based on queries of multimedia collections
Patent Number: 8,566,374

Inventors: Schoenbach; Stanley F. (Riverdale, NY), Uscher; Eliane R. (Riverdale, NY)
Title: Method and system providing interpreting and other services from a remote location
Patent Number: 8,566,081

Inventors: Schoenfeld; Aaron M. (Boise, ID), Dermott; Ross E. (Boise, ID)
Title: Circuit and method for controlling a clock synchronizing circuit for low power refresh operation
Patent Number: 7,606,101

Inventors: Schrader; Joseph Francis (New Hartford, NY)
Title: Ergonomically designed walker
Patent Number: 6,959,716

Inventors: Schreiner; Thomas (Diedorf, DE), Kohlstrung; Peter (Kaufering, DE), Maas; Bruno (Landsberg am Lech, DE), Wiedemann; Peter (Klosterlechfeld, DE), Junker; Elmar (Germering, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for generating steam for a cooking device
Patent Number: 6,959,668

Inventors: Schroeder-Bodenstein; Kaspar (Dusseldorf, DE)
Title: Rail vehicle with sensing of thrown up ballast
Patent Number: 7,605,690

Inventors: Schubert; Markus (Ludwigshafen, DE), Mueller; Ulrich (Neustadt, DE), Kiener; Christoph (Weisenheim am Sand, DE), Guzmann; Marcus (Muehlhausen, DE), Huff; Juergen (Ludwigshafen, DE), Pastre; Joerg (Bensheim, DE)
Title: Use of porous metal-organic framework materials for color marking of filters
Patent Number: 8,563,464

Inventors: Schultes; Klaus (Wiesbaden, DE), Suefke; Thomas (Erzhausen, DE), Mueller; Reiner (Biebesheim, DE), Arndt; Thomas (Luetzelbach, DE), Michler; Goerg (Langenbogen, DE), Laatsch; Joachim (Aachen, DE)
Title: PMMA moulding compounds with improved impact resistance
Patent Number: 7,605,193

Inventors: Schultz; Mark Alan (Carmel, IN), Osawa; Ryoichi (Indianapolis, IN), Schmidt; Robert Warren (Carmel, IN)
Title: Film marking detection system
Patent Number: 8,565,527

Inventors: Schurz; Willibald (Pielenhofen, DE), Simmet; Martin (Bad Abbach, DE)
Title: Connecting piezoactuator
Patent Number: 7,605,520

Inventors: Schwartz; Edward L. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Encoder rate control
Patent Number: 8,565,298

Inventors: Schwartz; Edward L. (Sunnyvale, CA), Satoh; Yutaka (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Context model access to memory based on run and skip counts and context model skipping
Patent Number: 6,961,475

Inventors: Schwetz; Anton (Ebersdorf, AT), Rotbart; Thomas (Birkfeld, AT), Kurzweil; Johann (St. Peter am Ottersbach, AT), Gragenhofer; Helmut (Pollau, AT)
Title: Device for stacking and unstacking
Patent Number: 6,960,058

Inventors: Scott; Jeffrey W. (Austin, TX), Krone; Andrew W. (Austin, TX), Sooch; Navdeep S. (Austin, TX), Welland; David R. (Austin, TX)
Title: Loop current monitor circuitry and method for a communication system
Patent Number: 6,959,083

Inventors: Scotti Del Greco; Alberto (Florence, IT), Ferroni; Renato (Florence, IT), Mariotti; Gabriele (Lucca, IT), Barabino; Alessandra (Genoa, IT)
Title: Energy recovery system in a gas compression plant
Patent Number: 8,567,184

Inventors: Scuderi; Salvatore C. (Westfield, MA), Scuderi; Stephen P. (Westfield, MA)
Title: Split-cycle air hybrid engine
Patent Number: 7,603,970

Inventors: Searle; Bruce R. (Rainier, WA)
Title: Air filtration and purification system
Patent Number: 8,562,913

Inventors: Seaton; Paul (Woking, GB)
Title: Apparatus and process for the purification of air
Patent Number: 7,604,682

Inventors: Seikai; Hiroshi (Utsunomiya, JP), Narita; Syoji (Utsunomiya, JP), Ozawa; Hideaki (Utsunomiya, JP), Takahashi; Masaaki (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Communication control device for passenger protection device
Patent Number: 7,606,647

Inventors: Seino; Mamoru (Ichihara, JP), Tokumasu; Shigefumi (Kisarazu, JP)
Title: Method for treating tar
Patent Number: 6,960,698

Inventors: Seki; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Otsuka; Naoji (Yokohama, JP), Takahashi; Kiichiro (Kawasaki, JP), Iwasaki; Osamu (Tokyo, JP), Teshigawara; Minoru (Yokohama, JP), Edamura; Tetsuya (Kawasaki, JP), Nakagawa; Yoshinori (Kawasaki, JP), Oshio; Naomi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Liquid application device and inkjet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,604,344

Inventors: Sekiguchi; Hiroshi (Shinjuku-Ku, JP)
Title: Fresnel lens sheet, rear projection screen and rear projection display
Patent Number: 6,961,176

Inventors: Sellakumar; Kumar Muthusami (Bridgewater, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for removing mercury species from hot flue gas
Patent Number: 6,960,329

Inventors: Senda; Shunya (Tochigi, JP), Tamaki; Akihiro (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Motor-driven power steering apparatus
Patent Number: 7,604,087

Inventors: Seno; Masski (Tokyo, JP), Kagami; Akihiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device and control method thereof
Patent Number: 7,606,094

Inventors: Seo; Cheong-Jeong (Songnam, KR)
Title: Radio VOD system
Patent Number: 6,959,448

Inventors: Serhan; Charles N. (Needham, MA)
Title: Prevention of neutrophil recruitment
Patent Number: 6,960,674

Inventors: Shaber; Steven Howard (Woodbury, NY), Webster; Jeffery D. (New Palestine, IN), Young; David H. (Carmel, IN)
Title: Synergistic fungicidal and algicidal compositions including 2-hydroxyphenylaldehyde and 2-hydroxyphenylketone heterocycloyhydrazones and copper
Patent Number: 8,563,472

Inventors: Shah; Prasanna C. (Folsom, CA), Kelkar; Mukul (West Sacramento, CA)
Title: Circuit and method for generating a clock signal
Patent Number: 6,958,658

Inventors: Shan; Cheng (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Do-Young (Yongin-si, KR), Lim; Eun-Taek (Suwon-si, KR), Woo; Jung-Soo (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Geun-Ho (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Sang-Bum (Seoul, KR), Park; Yong-Ho (Cheonan-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for transmitting coexistence beacon protocol in a cognitive radio system
Patent Number: 8,565,208

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: 8,566,134

Inventors: Shankar; Hariharan S. (Mumbai, IN), Pattanaik; Biplab R. (Cuttack, IN), Bhawalkar; Uday S. (Pune, IN)
Title: Soil conditioning products from organic waste
Patent Number: 7,604,742

Inventors: Shantz; Barry (Cincinnati, OH), Bavely; Jane L. (Cincinnati, OH), Richards; Marc F. (Corinth, KY), Deckner; George (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Pre-moistened wipe with lotion to improve dispensing
Patent Number: 6,960,349

Inventors: Sharon; Igal (Caesaria, IL), Maggeni; Yohanan (Lower Galilee, IL)
Title: Multi-compartment container assembly system
Patent Number: 6,959,807

Inventors: Shattil; Steven J. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Cancellation systems for multicarrier transceiver arrays
Patent Number: 7,606,137

Inventors: Shen; Guo-Jian (Kunshan, CN), Li; Ren-Chih (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Electrical connector with retaining device
Patent Number: 7,604,482

Inventors: Shepard; H. Michael (Encinitas, CA), Chan; Ming Fai (Encinitas, CA), Groziak; Michael P. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Enzyme catalyzed therapeutic compounds
Patent Number: 7,605,144

Inventors: Sheshagiri; Mithun (Berkeley, CA), Nguyen; Phuong (San Jose, CA), Rathod; Priyang (Mountain View, CA), Kunjithapatham; Anugeetha (Sunnyvale, CA), Messer; Alan (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Configurable system for using Internet services on CE devices
Patent Number: 8,566,418

Inventors: Sheu; Ming-Goei (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Data storage device with a low profile spindle motor
Patent Number: 6,961,210

Inventors: Shibasaki; Tetsuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image pickup device and noise reduction method thereof
Patent Number: 8,564,694

Inventors: Shibata; Yasuo (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Sakai; Yoshihisa (Kanagawa, JP), Suzaki; Yasumasa (Kanagawa, JP), Okada; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Noguchi; Kazuto (Kanagawa, JP), Sato; Rieko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Light-controlled light modulator
Patent Number: 6,961,169

Inventors: Shido; Shunichi (Zama, JP)
Title: Particle movement-type display apparatus and driving method thereof
Patent Number: 7,605,797

Inventors: Shigematsu; Makoto (Kariya, JP)
Title: Intake module
Patent Number: 7,603,993

Inventors: Shikama; Takeshi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Hagi; Eiji (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Hida; Mutsuya (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Iwata; Hisatoshi (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Data storage device with re-allocation processing which determines an order in which re-allocation processing is executed for defective sectors
Patent Number: 7,607,039

Inventors: Shikina; Noriyuki (Yokohama, JP), Mori; Hideo (Yokohama, JP), Yoshinaga; Hideki (Yokohama, JP), Goden; Tatsuhito (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Electrophoretic dispersion liquid and electrophoretic display device
Patent Number: 7,605,899

Inventors: Shimabukuro; Hiroshi (Matsumoto, JP), Kobayashi; Hideto (Matsumoto, JP), Shigeta; Yoshihiro (Matsumoto, JP), Tada; Gen (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Semiconductor circuit, inverter circuit, semiconductor apparatus, and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,606,082

Inventors: Shimazu; Hiromi (Tsuchiura, JP), Iwasaki; Tomio (Tsuchiura, JP), Ohta; Hiroyuki (Tsuchiura, JP), Miura; Hideo (Tsuchiura, JP), Ikeda; Shuji (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and its production process
Patent Number: 6,960,832

Inventors: Shimoyama; Akio (Fukuyama, JP), Oda; Hajime (Okayama, JP), Sawai; Keiichi (Fukuyama, JP), Taniguchi; Takayuki (Nara, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,605,057

Inventors: Shimoyama; Noboru (Yokohama, JP), Ogushi; Hiroshi (Shiroi, JP), Ishida; Yasushi (Tokyo, JP), Tsubakimoto; Yasuhito (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Operation device and image reading apparatus
Patent Number: 8,564,847

Inventors: Shin; Dong-Yong (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Demultiplexer and display device using the same
Patent Number: 7,605,810

Inventors: Shin; Sang-chul (Osan-si, KR)
Title: Connection structure for actuator and flexible printed circuit of hard disk drive
Patent Number: 7,606,005

Inventors: Shin; Seung Hoon (Seoul, KR), Lee; Dong Kwan (Seoul, KR)
Title: Magnetic refrigerator
Patent Number: 7,603,865

Inventors: Shinkai; Mitsutoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Ando; Hideki (Kanagawa, JP), Henmi; Fumiaki (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Takao (Kanagawa, JP), Tanaka; Hisao (Tokyo, JP), Murakami; Hirofumi (Kanagawa, JP), Hyodo; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Recording device and method for data of mixed formats
Patent Number: 7,606,466

Inventors: Shiotsu; Isamu (Kasugai, JP), Sonobe; Hiroyuki (Nagoya, JP), Hirayama; Takayoshi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Planetary roller driving device and steering apparatus comprising the same
Patent Number: 7,604,560

Inventors: Shirai; Takahiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Variable gain amplifier circuit using variable impedance circuit
Patent Number: 6,958,655

Inventors: Shirley; Paul (Meridian, ID), Haller; Gordon (Boise, ID)
Title: System for two-step resist soft bake to prevent ILD outgassing during semiconductor processing
Patent Number: 7,605,350

Inventors: Shono; Hidekazu (Hyogo-ken, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and cover sheet conveyance system incorporated therein
Patent Number: 8,565,665

Inventors: Shono; Naho (Kodaira, JP), Funahashi; Akira (Mitaka, JP)
Title: Lens barrel
Patent Number: 8,564,894

Inventors: Shpinev; Igor Nikolaevich (Tallinn, EE)
Title: Wave power plant
Patent Number: 8,564,150

Inventors: Shriver; John Adam (Arlington, MA)
Title: Secure encrypted boot with simplified firmware update
Patent Number: 8,566,574

Inventors: Shu; Chang-Qing (Billerica, MA), Shu; Han (Billerica, MA)
Title: Systems and methods for implementing segmentation in speech recognition systems
Patent Number: 6,959,278

Inventors: Shukla; Sunil K. (TarryTown, NY), Cheng; Perry S. (Cambridge, MA), Rabbah; Rodric (Yonkers, NY)
Title: Best clock frequency search for FPGA-based design
Patent Number: 8,566,768

Inventors: Shulmister, Jr.; Joseph David (Plant City, FL)
Title: Graphic rendering of circuit positions
Patent Number: 8,566,775

Inventors: Siber; Ralf (Mainz, DE)
Title: Air filter having an air filter housing, use of an air filter, method for designing an air filter, and method for operating an air filter
Patent Number: 8,562,706

Inventors: Sigalas; Iakovos (Springs, ZA), Mlungwane; Kekeletso (Springs, ZA), Herrmann; Mathias (Springs, ZA)
Title: Abrasive compact
Patent Number: 8,562,702

Inventors: Silver; Andrew (Dallas, TX), Stephens; Gary B. (Richardson, TX)
Title: Enhanced call delivery system for interoperability between circuit switched and packet switched networks
Patent Number: 6,961,578

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Pagewidth printhead assembly
Patent Number: 6,959,974

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), King; Tobin Allen (Balmain, AU)
Title: Photofinishing system with drier
Patent Number: 7,604,322

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), McAvoy; Gregory John (Balmain, AU)
Title: Inkjet printhead nozzle having wall actuator
Patent Number: 6,959,981

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), McAvoy; Gregory John (Balmain, AU)
Title: Flexible wall driven inkjet printhead nozzle
Patent Number: 6,959,982

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), McAvoy; Gregory John (Balmain, AU)
Title: Printhead nozzle arrangement with a roof structure having a nozzle rim supported by a series of struts
Patent Number: 7,604,323

Inventors: Silverman; Martin S. (Camarillo, CA)
Title: Submersible headphones
Patent Number: 6,961,434

Inventors: Simon; Juergen (Dresden, DE), Hedler; Harry (Germering, DE)
Title: Semiconductor device with stacked chips and method for manufacturing thereof
Patent Number: 7,605,019

Inventors: Simpson; Shell S. (Boise, ID), Foster; Ward S. (Boise, ID), Livingston; Kris R. (Boise, ID)
Title: Web-based imaging service supporting specialized media detected through multipurpose tray
Patent Number: 6,961,148

Inventors: Singh; Abhishek Kumar (Stillwater, OK), Pandey; Gajendra (Stillwater, OK), Vaidyanathan; Ranji (Stillwater, OK), Singh; Raman Pal (Tulsa, OK), Townsend; Kenny L. (Durant, OK)
Title: Fabrication method of multi-functional composites from pre/post-consumer carpet
Patent Number: 8,562,887

Inventors: Singh; Munindar P. (Cary, NC), Singh; Mona P. (Cary, NC)
Title: Methods, systems, and computer program products for presenting topical information referenced during a communication
Patent Number: 7,606,856

Inventors: Singhal; Amit (Piscataway, NJ), Skandan; Ganesh (Piscataway, NJ)
Title: Nanostructured and layered lithium manganese oxide and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 6,960,335

Inventors: Sinha; Deepen (Chatham, NJ), Sundberg; Carl-Erik Wilhelm (Chatham, NJ)
Title: Multidescriptive coding technique for multistream communication of signals
Patent Number: 6,961,432

Inventors: Sinn; Christof (Muhlacker, DE)
Title: Synchronized visualization of partial scenes
Patent Number: 6,961,056

Inventors: Sirbasku; David A. (Flower Mound, TX)
Title: Receptor gene screening for detecting or diagnosing cancer
Patent Number: 8,563,249

Inventors: Sirivara; Sudheer (Hillsboro, OR), McVeigh; Jeffrey S. (Portland, OR), Reese; Robert J. (Lake Oswego, OR)
Title: Identifying image content
Patent Number: 6,961,467

Inventors: Sivan; Uri (Haifa, IL), Brod; Elad (Tivon, IL)
Title: Controllable binding and dissociation of chemical entities and electrode devices therefore
Patent Number: 8,563,297

Inventors: Siverklev; Johan (Thorbrunsgatan, SE)
Title: Device for moisture exchange between gas flows
Patent Number: 7,604,689

Inventors: Skarp; Filip (Sodra Sandby, SE), Zander; Olof (Lund, SE)
Title: Broadband power amplifier
Patent Number: 8,564,373

Inventors: Skliutas; John Paul (Clifton Park, NY), English; Bruce Edward (Saratoga Springs, NY)
Title: Systems and methods of dynamic reactive support for a power transmission system
Patent Number: 7,605,499

Inventors: Slaunwhite; Don (Stittsville, CA), Mereu; Stephen (Orleans, CA)
Title: Shortcut key manager and method for managing shortcut key assignment
Patent Number: 6,959,422

Inventors: Smalley; Richard E. (Houston, TX), Hauge; Robert H. (Houston, TX), Barron; Andrew R. (Houston, TX), Tour; James M. (Bellaire, TX), Schmidt; Howard K. (Cypress, TX), Billups; W. Edward (Houston, TX), Dyke; Christopher A. (Humble, TX), Moore; Valerie C. (Houston, TX), Whitsitt; Elizabeth (Houston, TX), Anderson; Robin E. (Toronto, CA), Colorado, Jr.; Ramon (Houston, TX), Stewart; Michael P. (Mountain View, CA), Ogrin; Douglas C. (Houston, TX)
Title: Amplification of carbon nanotubes via seeded-growth methods
Patent Number: 8,562,935

Inventors: Smith; Craig A. (Pittsford, NY)
Title: System and method for the reproduction of oversize documents
Patent Number: 6,961,145

Inventors: Smith; Dean (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Title: Water filtration system
Patent Number: 7,604,734

Inventors: Smith; Denise Ann (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
Title: Motor vehicle U-turn signal
Patent Number: 6,958,687

Inventors: Smith; Dwight Morrell (Littleton, CO), Chughtai; Abdul R. (Broomfield, CO), Dadura; James (Chicago, IL), Dadura, Jr., legal representative; James (Chicago, IL)
Title: Additive for hydrocarbon fuel and related process
Patent Number: 7,604,672

Inventors: Smith; Euan Christopher (Cambridgeshire, GB)
Title: Image processing systems
Patent Number: 8,564,505

Inventors: Smith; Fred (Colorado Springs, CO), Romero; Gabriel (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Methods and structure for IC temperature self-monitoring
Patent Number: 6,959,258

Inventors: Smith; Jeffrey W. (La Jolla, CA), Fang; Changming (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Compositions and methods for detection of colorectal cancer
Patent Number: 8,563,248

Inventors: Sobel; Jason S. (Santa Clara, CA), Wall; Jonathan T. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus to utilize free cache in a storage system
Patent Number: 7,606,807

Inventors: Sodemann; Wesley C. (Dousman, WI), Brandenburg; Billy (Horicon, WI)
Title: Frame for an vertical shaft engine-driven assembly
Patent Number: 7,604,246

Inventors: Soejima; Ken'ichi (Yokohama, JP), Asano; Masayasu (Yokohama, JP), Miyazaki; Satoshi (Yamato, JP)
Title: Volume management method and apparatus
Patent Number: 6,961,817

Inventors: Soejima; Shinichi (Gotenba, JP), Koibuchi; Ken (Hadano, JP), Otake; Hirotada (Nisshin, JP), Kawai; Keisuke (Odawara, JP)
Title: Control device for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,566,008

Inventors: Soliman; Samir S. (San Diego, CA), Chaubey; Nishith (San Diego, CA), Awoniyi; Olufunmilola O. (San Diego, CA), Viswanathan; Ramanathan (San Diego, CA)
Title: Power savings through cooperative operation of multiradio devices
Patent Number: 8,566,594

Inventors: Solomon; Neal (Oakland, CA)
Title: Digital image and video compression and decompression methods
Patent Number: 8,565,540

Inventors: Son; Tae-Yong (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Cable receiver
Patent Number: 7,607,161

Inventors: Son; Young-Suk (Hwasung, KR), Kim; Sang-Kyung (Daejeon, KR), Cho; Gyu-Hyeong (Gongju-si, KR)
Title: Driving method and circuit for automatic voltage output of active matrix organic light emitting device and data drive circuit using the same
Patent Number: 7,605,792

Inventors: Song; Keun-kyu (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Yong-uk (Seongnam-si, KR), Hong; Mun-pyo (Seongnam-si, KR), Choi; Tae-young (Seoul, KR), Oh; Joon-hak (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Bo-sung (Seoul, KR), Kim; Soo-jin (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Young-min (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Thin film transistor substrate and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,605,395

Inventors: Song; Kibong (Taejon, KR), Kim; Eunkyoung (Taejon, KR), Lee; Sung Qyu (Taejon, KR), Park; Kang Ho (Taejon, KR), Kim; Jun Ho (Kyungsangnam-Do Jinju, KR)
Title: Cantilever-type near-field probe for optical data storage and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,606,132

Inventors: Song; Sun-Ju (Orland Park, IL), Lee; Tae H. (Naperville, IL), Chen; Ling (Woodridge, IL), Dorris; Stephen E. (LaGrange Park, IL), Balachandran; Uthamalingam (Hinsdale, IL)
Title: Thermal method for fabricating a hydrogen separation membrane on a porous substrate
Patent Number: 7,604,771

Inventors: Song; Won Gyu (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Byoung Gill (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jin Woo (Seoul, KR), Lee; Hyoung Gon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Song; Jae Hyung (Seoul, KR), Choi; In Hwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Mun; Chul Kyu (Seoul, KR)
Title: Transmitting system and method of processing digital broadcast signal in transmitting system, receiving system and method of receiving digital broadcast signal in receiving system
Patent Number: 8,565,130

Inventors: Sorescu; Bogdan Ionut (Craiova, RO)
Title: Apparatus and method for physical interaction over a distance using a telecommunication device
Patent Number: 8,565,392

Inventors: Soroca; Adam (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Method and system for performing a search on a network
Patent Number: 7,606,809

Inventors: Spadari; Maurizio (Bologna, IT), Commodaro; Stefano (Milan, IT)
Title: Gate-level netlist reduction for simulating target modules of a design
Patent Number: 7,606,692

Inventors: Spangler; Ronald (Arlington, MA), Bianchini; Emanuele (Charlestown, MA), Pletner; Baruch (Newton, MA), Marsh; Betsy (Brookline, MA), Jacques; Robert (Andover, MA)
Title: System for vibration control
Patent Number: 6,959,484

Inventors: Spaniol; Phillip G. (Streator, IL), Spaniol; Stephen J. (Manville, IL), Kaschke; Kevin D. (Hoffman Estates, IL)
Title: Agriculture bale accumulator
Patent Number: 8,567,169

Inventors: Sparrman; Erik (Tumba, SE), Parkvall; Stefan (Stockholm, SE), Barrera; Alex Murillo (Valencia, ES)
Title: Reduction of linear interference canceling scheme
Patent Number: 6,959,065

Inventors: Speier; Peter (Erlangen, DE), Wacker; Frank (Berlin, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for determining the azimuthal orientation of a medical instrument from MR signals
Patent Number: 7,606,611

Inventors: Sperry; Laurence B. (Boston, MA), Kane; Eric A. (Lynn, MA), Arora; Atul (Piscataway, NJ), Kannankeril; Charles (North Caldwell, NJ), Patterson; Ross (Boston, MA)
Title: Packaging machine and method
Patent Number: 7,603,831

Inventors: Spivak; Alexander (Eden Prairie, MN), Eriksen; Odd Harald Steen (Minneapolis, MN), Goldenberg; Felix (Sunrise, FL), Grichener; Alexander (Plymouth, MN), Sanden; Christopher (Eden Prairie, MN), Mctighe; Joe (Burnsville, MN), Lin; Chuang-Chia (Lakeville, MN)
Title: Force balanced impeller flow meter for mass flow rate control
Patent Number: 7,603,915

Inventors: Sprangle; Phillip A. (Great Falls, VA), Gold; Steven H. (New Carrollton, MD), Ting; Antonio C. (Silver Spring, MD), Penano; Joseph R. (Fairfax Station, VA), Gordon; Daniel F. (Waldorf, MD), Hafizi; Bahman (Bethesda, MD)
Title: High average current, high quality pulsed electron injector
Patent Number: 8,564,224

Inventors: Srikumaran; Subramaniam (Pullman, WA), Liu; Weiguo (Ewa Beach, HI), Shanthalingam; Sudarvili (Pullman, WA)
Title: Macrophage cell-lines for propagation of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus
Patent Number: 8,563,313

Inventors: Srinivasan; Sudharshan (Fremont, CA), Kumar; Jai (Cupertino, CA), Ramchandran; Kothandraman (Fremont, CA)
Title: Internet protocol multimedia subsystem enabled cellular phone accessory device
Patent Number: 7,606,595

Inventors: Srybnik; Simon (New York, NY), Srybnik; Louis (New York, NY)
Title: Transportable hydro-electric system
Patent Number: 7,605,490

Inventors: Stanford-Clark; Andrew James (Chale, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for message routing in a computer system
Patent Number: 7,607,007

Inventors: Stanford; Christopher Stephen Reece (Austin, TX)
Title: Apparatus and method for wheelchair aerobic stationary exercise
Patent Number: 7,604,572

Inventors: Stefanik; Steve (San Jose, CA), Sharp; Maurice (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method and a system for computer software distribution using networked software dispensing vending machines
Patent Number: 6,959,285

Inventors: Stefik; Mark J. (Woodside, CA), Pirolli; Peter L. T. (El Cerrito, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for tracking states of digital works
Patent Number: 6,959,290

Inventors: Stegmann; Veit (Mannheim, DE), Massonne; Klemens (Bad Durkheim, DE), Windlin; Franz Niklaus (Heidelberg, DE), Schwalm; Reinhold (Wachenhaim, DE), Hermeling; Dieter (Bohl-Iggelheim, DE), Daniel; Thomas (Waldsee, DE), Bruhns; Stefan (Mannheim, DE)
Title: Water absorbing material
Patent Number: 8,562,862

Inventors: Steinman; Ralph M. (Westport, CT), Tarbell; Kristin (Bethesda, MD), Yamazaki; Sayuri (New York, NY)
Title: Culture-expanded T suppressor cells and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 8,563,308

Inventors: Stevens; Robert C. (Gainesville, FL)
Title: Irrigation dressing with a tubular dam
Patent Number: 6,960,181

Inventors: Stevenson; George E. (Kowloon, HK), Leech; Leslie Alan (Kowloon, HK), Phillips; James R. W. (Bellevue, WA), Rye; David J. (Kent, WA)
Title: System and method for integrated, multiple-remote controlled computer media server
Patent Number: 7,606,872

Inventors: Stewart; Tanner Kyle (Edmonton, CA), Lombard; Adrien Patrick (Yarmouth, CA)
Title: Spool lock
Patent Number: 8,567,221

Inventors: Storch; Gerald L. (Wayne, NJ), Kromrey; Gregg A. (Hudson, WI)
Title: E-mail based gift delivery
Patent Number: 7,606,738

Inventors: Strassner; John Charles (Pohang-shi, KR), Hong; James Won Ki (Pohang-shi, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for creating and managing personalized services in communication system
Patent Number: 8,566,293

Inventors: Streicher; Keone (San Ramon, CA), Jefferson; David (Morgan Hill, CA), Joyce; Juju (Sunnyvale, CA), Langhammer; Martin (Wiltshire, GB)
Title: FPGA configuration bitstream encryption using modified key
Patent Number: 7,606,362

Inventors: Stringer; Steven K. (Santa Clara, CA), Hultquist; Kevin L. (Mountain View, CA), Farhangnia; Mehrdad (Sunnyvale, CA), Brian, III; Ben F. (Menlo Park, CA), Linker; Fred I. (Los Altos, CA), Culp; James M. (Los Gatos, CA), Dueri; Jean-Pierre (Sunnyvale, CA), Afzal; Thomas A. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Integrated blood handling system having active gas removal system and methods of use
Patent Number: 6,960,322

Inventors: Strzalkowski; Bernhard (Munich, DE)
Title: Integrated hybrid current sensor
Patent Number: 7,605,580

Inventors: Stuart; Donald J. (Cumming, GA), Ryan, Jr.; Patrick H. (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Adjustable solar panel
Patent Number: 6,960,717

Inventors: Su; Szu Lin (Tainan, TW), Su; Yu Che (Tainan, TW)
Title: Transmission power control method and system for CDMA communication system
Patent Number: 6,961,582

Inventors: Suan; Ngiap Meng (Singapore, SG)
Title: System and method of commanding a mobile phone remotely
Patent Number: 7,606,585

Inventors: Suga; Masao (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Mold apparatus for injection molding
Patent Number: 7,604,475

Inventors: Sugahara; Takayuki (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: APPARATUS FOR PROTECTION OF DATA REPRODUCTION ACCORDING TO MEDIUM PROTECTION DATA AND FIRST AND SECOND APPARATUS PROTECTION DATA, TO DETERMINE WHETHER MAIN DATA ARE REPRODUCED IN THEIR ENTIRETY, PARTIALLY, OR NOT AT ALL AND A RANGE OF PROTECTION LEVEL THEREFOR
Patent Number: 6,959,039

Inventors: Sugawara; Masato (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device including resistive element
Patent Number: 8,564,038

Inventors: Sugaya; Shigeru (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Wireless communication method, wireless communication system, and wireless communication apparatus
Patent Number: 6,961,568

Inventors: Sugaya; Shigeru (Kanagawa, JP), Sugita; Takehiro (Kanagawa, JP), Maeshima; Yasunori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Radio transmission method and radio transmission apparatus
Patent Number: 6,961,353

Inventors: Sugden; William M. (Madison, WI), Mackey; David M. (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Inhibition of viral gene activities
Patent Number: 6,960,429

Inventors: Sugiki; Ryusuke (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Fluid dynamic bearing unit and disk drive device including the same
Patent Number: 8,564,908

Inventors: Sugimori; Masami (Yamato, JP)
Title: Image sensing apparatus and image processing method therefor
Patent Number: 6,958,772

Inventors: Sugimoto; Atsushi (Shizuoka, JP), Deguchi; Hirohisa (Shizuoka, JP), Yokoi; Shoichiro (Shizuoka, JP), Sugiyama; Yuji (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Vehicle headlamp apparatus and control method thereof
Patent Number: 8,564,204

Inventors: Sugino; Youichirou (Ibaraki, JP), Tsuchimoto; Kazuki (Ibaraki, JP), Shouda; Takashi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Polarizing film, optical film and liquid crystal display using polarizing film
Patent Number: 6,961,178

Inventors: Sugiyama; Masakazu (Kawasaki, JP), Watanabe; Kunihiko (Kawasaki, JP), Funakoshi; Nao (Kawasaki, JP), Amino; Yusuke (Kawasaki, JP), Kawahara; Shigeru (Kawasaki, JP), Takemoto; Tadashi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Process of producing glutamate derivatives
Patent Number: 8,563,278

Inventors: Sukurai; Masaki (Tokyo, JP), Tsuchiya; Yukio (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Battery pack and residual capacity information feeding device including residual capacity correction unit
Patent Number: 7,605,564

Inventors: Sun; Huafu (Chongqing, CN), Luo; Jie (Chongqing, CN), Ye; Wenrun (Chongqing, CN), Deng; Jie (Chongqing, CN), Lin; Bo (Chongqing, CN), Dan; Chunyan (Chongqing, CN), Fan; Bin (Chongqing, CN)
Title: Morphinan derivatives and preparation methods thereof
Patent Number: 8,563,721

Inventors: Sun; Zheng-Heng (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Fixing apparatus for hard disk drive
Patent Number: 8,564,971

Inventors: Sun; Zheng-Heng (Taipei Hsien, TW), Ma; Xiao-Feng (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Environmental testing device
Patent Number: 8,567,268

Inventors: Sunaga; Siro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electrical connector
Patent Number: 7,604,499

Inventors: Sundqvist; Jim (Lulea, SE), Larsson; Anders (Lulea, SE), Norrgard; Joakim (Lulea, SE), Schelen; Olov (Norrfjarden, SE)
Title: Method for, and a topology aware resource manager in an IP-telephony system
Patent Number: 7,606,885

Inventors: Sung; Chien-Min (Tansui, TW)
Title: Solar cell having improved electron emission using amorphous diamond materials
Patent Number: 8,563,852

Inventors: Sung; Hsing-Wen (Hsinchu, TW), Liang; Hsiang-Fa (Hsinchu, TW), Tu; Hosheng (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Nanoparticles for protein drug delivery
Patent Number: 7,604,795

Inventors: Sung; Kuang-Feng (Taichung County, TW)
Title: Operational amplifier with rail-to-rail common-mode input and output range
Patent Number: 7,605,656

Inventors: Sungkhaphong; Komgrit (Bangkok, TH), Nuntapet; Nirun (Pathumthani, TH)
Title: Apparatus and method to align a manufacturing device having an end effecter and fixture in a parallel manner
Patent Number: 8,565,511

Inventors: Sutton; Allen R. (Corydon, KY), Thornsberry; Willis (Sturgis, KY)
Title: Additive containing N-(n-butyl)thiophsphoric triamide for urea-based fertilizer
Patent Number: 8,562,711

Inventors: Suyama; Motohiro (Hamamatsu, JP), Kawai; Yoshihiko (Hamamatsu, JP), Morita; Tetsuya (Hamamatsu, JP), Oba; Koichiro (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Optical measurement apparatus and method for optical measurement
Patent Number: 6,960,771

Inventors: Suzuki; Atsushi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit and method of controlling MEMS-type variable capacitance capacitor
Patent Number: 8,564,258

Inventors: Suzuki; Hiroyoshi (Numazu, JP), Iwami; Minoru (Chigasaki, JP), Matsumura; Hiroyuki (Naka, JP), Taninaka; Dai (Odawara, JP)
Title: Software prefetch system and method for concurrently overriding data prefetched into multiple levels of cache
Patent Number: 6,959,359

Inventors: Suzuki; Hiroyuki (Hitachinaka, JP), Tsukada; Keiji (Kashiwa, JP), Machida; Kazuhisa (Kawasaki, JP), Kawasaki; Takafumi (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Method for processing biomagnetic field data, magnetic field contour mapping, forming their waveforms and a biomagnetic instrument using the same
Patent Number: 6,961,605

Inventors: Suzuki; Katsunori (Hamamatsu, JP), Takano; Yasuaki (Hamamatsu, JP), Nishimura; Yasunori (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Metal holder, optical component composite body and manufacturing method
Patent Number: 6,961,505

Inventors: Suzuki; Kazuyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication method, communication system, transmission method, transmission apparatus, receiving method and receiving apparatus
Patent Number: 8,564,642

Inventors: Suzuki; Michitoshi (Shinjuku-ku, JP), Taguchi; Shinya (Shinjuku-ku, JP), Egawa; Yutaka (Shinjuku-ku, JP), Ogawa; Masakazu (Shinjuku-ku, JP), Kanno; Eisuke (Shinjuku-ku, JP), Nagatani; Shunsuke (Shinjuku-ku, JP)
Title: Video playing system, video playing apparatus, control method for playing video, storage medium storing program for playing video
Patent Number: 7,607,163

Inventors: Suzuki; Noriyuki (Tokyo, JP), Takayama; Tadashi (Kanagawa, JP), Toyama; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Ito; Hiroyasu (Kanagawa, JP), Kobayashi; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP), Takada; Tomoyuki (Tokyo, JP), Inukai; Kyohei (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Storage unit, information processing apparatus, and eject control method for storage unit
Patent Number: 7,606,972

Inventors: Suzuki; Ryuusuke (Ina, JP)
Title: Electronic part manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,604,833

Inventors: Suzuki; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP), Kiyono; Shinjirou (Tokyo, JP), Chiba; Ryuji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Analyzer
Patent Number: 8,566,691

Inventors: Suzuki; Toshiaki (Kanagawa, JP), Kamada; Tsuyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image display device and method of driving image display device
Patent Number: 8,564,627

Inventors: Suzuki; Yasuo (Fuji, JP)
Title: Electrophotographic photoconductor
Patent Number: 6,960,417

Inventors: Syrstad; John W. (Rutland, SD)
Title: Electronic display panel
Patent Number: 7,605,772

Inventors: Szekely; Zoltan (Gaithersburg, MD), Hariprakasha; Humcha Krishnamurthy (Frederick, MD), Cholody; Marek W. (Frederick, MD), Michejda; Christopher (North Potomac, MD)
Title: DNA-binding polyamide drug conjugates
Patent Number: 7,605,125

Inventors: Szumla; Thomas P. (Lockport, NY)
Title: Method and electronic apparatus for formatting and serving inkjet image data
Patent Number: 6,961,141

Inventors: Tabata; Masaaki (Chiryu, JP), Wakabayashi; Kazuyoshi (Kasugai, JP), Ogawa; Atsushi (Toyota, JP), Doi; Takashi (Toyota, JP), Kusunoki; Hideki (Kishikamo-gun, JP)
Title: Vehicle tire information obtaining apparatus and tire information processing apparatus
Patent Number: 6,960,994

Inventors: Tabbia; Lawrence E. (Hernando, FL)
Title: Crib set with stationary and moveable crib
Patent Number: 8,566,978

Inventors: Tachibana; Fumihiko (Kawasaki, JP), Yamashita; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device
Patent Number: 7,605,601

Inventors: Tadayon; Saied (Potomac, MD), Tadayon; Bijan (Potomac, MD), Tehrani; Mahin (Potomac, MD)
Title: Method and system for automatic scoring of the intellectual properties
Patent Number: 8,566,251

Inventors: Taillie; Joseph P. (Pittsford, NY)
Title: Design parameters for a multi-row linear photosensor array
Patent Number: 7,605,958

Inventors: Takada; Toshiyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Intermediate electrical connector
Patent Number: 6,960,096

Inventors: Takagi; Kazutaka (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device for high frequency power amplification
Patent Number: 7,605,465

Inventors: Takahara; Koichi (Hyogo, JP), Misono; Kensuke (Hyogo, JP), Tamatome; Hidehiro (Hyogo, JP), Sato; Junichiro (Hyogo, JP), Kitamura; Kunji (Hyoko, JP)
Title: Yellow pigment composition for image recording and process for producing the same
Patent Number: 6,960,252

Inventors: Takahashi; Fumikazu (Hitachi, JP), Hamaogi; Masahiro (Odawara, JP), Lai; Yen-Shin (Sijhih, TW)
Title: Power factor correction device and method with off time prediction for critical mode operation
Patent Number: 8,564,992

Inventors: Takahashi; Keisuke (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Keyboard device and method of identifying a key operation
Patent Number: 8,564,460

Inventors: Takahashi; Sadao (Kanagawa, JP), Asano; Taiga (Kanagawa, JP), Yamasaki; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Beppu; Tomohiko (Kanagawa, JP), Furuta; Toshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Doi; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Hattori; Hitoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: 2-Dimensional code pattern, 2-dimensional code pattern supporting medium, 2-dimensional code pattern generating method, and 2-dimensional code reading apparatus and method
Patent Number: 6,959,866

Inventors: Takahashi; Tomohiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,606,506

Inventors: Takai; Mitsuru (Tokyo, JP), Soeno; Yoshikazu (Tokyo, JP), Tagami; Katsumichi (Tokyo, JP), Shimakawa; Kazuya (Tokyo, JP), Suwa; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information recording medium
Patent Number: 7,604,880

Inventors: Takano; Hiroshi (San Diego, CA), Suzuki; Atsushi (Matsudo, JP), Kondo; Shigeharu (Yokohama, JP), Otani; Takashi (Soka, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for automatically switching between analog and digital input signals
Patent Number: 6,961,099

Inventors: Takayama; Gen (Fujisawa, JP), Kishimoto; Hiroaki (Sagamihara, JP), Murakami; Youji (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Assembled battery
Patent Number: 8,563,165

Inventors: Takayama; Takemori (Hirakata, JP)
Title: Crawler, crawler pin, crawler bush, and crawler manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,604,304

Inventors: Takeda; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Nishimori; Ken-ichi (Tokyo, JP), Yokoyama; Tomotaka (Tokyo, JP), Tomonaga; Tadashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a magnetic disk
Patent Number: 8,567,044

Inventors: Takegami; Tsuyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Mizuno; Hironobu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Manufacturing methods for electron source and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 6,960,111

Inventors: Takemura; Kiyokazu (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Noto; Kazuhiko (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Hatanaka; Mitsuru (Matsudo, JP), Fujimoto; Takashi (Matsudo, JP), Tagashira; Tatsuaki (Matsudo, JP)
Title: Flat membrane element and regeneration method thereof
Patent Number: 7,604,130

Inventors: Takemura; Sokichi (Shizuoka, JP), Kusachi; Yoshikazu (Shizuoka, JP), Nakagawa; Akihiko (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Metal bonded drilling and boring tool
Patent Number: 7,603,999

Inventors: Takenaka; Shumpei (Yamato, JP), Suwa; Yukinobu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method therefor
Patent Number: 6,958,820

Inventors: Takeshima; Hirotaka (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Magnetic resonance imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,605,587

Inventors: Takeuchi; Hiroki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Error detecting code addition circuit, error detection circuit and method, and disc apparatus
Patent Number: 7,607,074

Inventors: Takeuchi; Yousuke (Tokyo, JP), Sakaizawa; Tadashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electrical connector
Patent Number: 7,604,496

Inventors: Tamaki; Kenji (Kawasaki, JP), Miwa; Toshiharu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Apparatus abnormality monitoring method and system
Patent Number: 8,566,070

Inventors: Tamura; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Network facsimile communication control method
Patent Number: 6,961,137

Inventors: Tamura; Yoshimoto (Higashiyatsushiro-gun, JP)
Title: Insulating switching DC/DC converter
Patent Number: 6,961,254

Inventors: Tanaami; Taichi (Sano, JP), Gommori; Masahiko (Ohira, JP), Endoh; Kazuhiro (Kasumigaura, JP), Takagi; Junichi (Kiryu, JP), Fukushima; Kouichi (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Heat-pump hot water supply apparatus
Patent Number: 7,603,872

Inventors: Tanaka; Hitoshi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Imaging device module
Patent Number: 7,604,421

Inventors: Tanaka; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP), Miyano; Kazutaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 8,564,361

Inventors: Tanaka; Keiichi (Ageo, JP), Binnard; Mike (Belmont, CA), Hazelton; Andrew J. (San Carlos, CA)
Title: System and method for resetting a reaction mass assembly of a stage assembly
Patent Number: 6,958,808

Inventors: Tanaka; Kousuke (Tochigi, JP), Hosoya; Toshifumi (Kanagawa, JP), Ikada; Tsuyoshi (Tochigi, JP), Sato; Kazuhiro (Tochigi, JP), Sugiyama; Hiroyasu (Tochigi, JP), Kakii; Toshiaki (Kanagawa, JP), Ueda; Tomohiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Ribbon-like optical fiber core assembly, method for producing the same, tape core assembly-containing connector, tape core assembly-containing optical fiber array, and optical wiring system
Patent Number: 7,606,453

Inventors: Tanaka; Toshiyuki (Laguna Niguel, CA), Nakamura; Hiroshi (Ome, JP), Riddiford; Martin P. (London, GB)
Title: Display support mechanism
Patent Number: 6,961,234

Inventors: Tang; Hengli (Tallahassee, FL)
Title: RNAi therapeutic for treatment of hepatitis C infection
Patent Number: 8,563,529

Inventors: Taniguchi; Hitoshi (Yokohama, JP), Hira; Yasuo (Yokohama, JP), Mori; Yuji (Urizura-machi, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display apparatus
Patent Number: 6,958,790

Inventors: Tanimoto; Noriyuki (Hiroshima-ken, JP), Tada; Yoshimitsu (Tokuyama, JP), Morinaka; Hideo (Tokuyama, JP), Okada; Tadashi (Shinnanyo, JP)
Title: Closed heat-decomposing appliance, pretreatment method of sample using it, analytical method and device therefor
Patent Number: 6,960,477

Inventors: Tanno; Motohiro (Kanagawa, JP), Nakamura; Takehiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Cell search method and apparatus for mobile station in mobile communication system
Patent Number: 6,961,565

Inventors: Taoka; Hiroki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Information security apparatus, security system, and method for preventing leakage of input information
Patent Number: 8,566,959

Inventors: Tarle; Peter G. (Belleville, CA), Coffin; Mitchell D. (Belleville, CA), Bissell; Mark Y. (Madoc, CA), Mostafa; Adel E. (Belleville, CA), Audet; Francois (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Establishing call sessions between terminals through plural switch systems
Patent Number: 6,958,980

Inventors: Tas; Sinan (Izmir, TR), Avci; Oktay (Izmir, TR)
Title: Use of cyclopamine in the treatment of psoriasis
Patent Number: 7,605,167

Inventors: Tasaka; Akihiro (Osaka, JP), Matsunaga; Nobuyuki (Osaka, JP), Ojida; Akio (Fukuoka, JP), Kusaka; Masami (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Imidazole derivatives, process for their preparation and their use
Patent Number: 6,960,586

Inventors: Tashiro; Shinya (Yokohama, JP), Taniguchi; Kazutaka (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having CMOS transfer circuit and clamp element
Patent Number: 8,564,318

Inventors: Tavildar; Saurabh (Jersey City, NJ), Sampath; Ashwin (Princeton, NJ), Li; Junyi (Chester, NJ)
Title: Timing synchronization methods and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,565,169

Inventors: Tay; Yew Siow (Singapore, SG), Ng; Guan Hong (Singapore, SG), Tan; Yu Chee (Singapore, SG), Tang; Kok Kiong (Singapore, SG)
Title: Antenna radiator assembly and radio communications device
Patent Number: 6,961,022

Inventors: Taylor; Guy R. (Chicago, IL), Simpson; Rodney J. (Batavia, IL)
Title: Easy-open sausage package
Patent Number: 7,604,828

Inventors: Tekumalla; Ramesh C. (Breinigsville, PA), Kumar; Priyesh (Pune, IN), Krishnamoorthy; Prakash (Bethlehem, PA), Madhani; Parag (Allentown, PA)
Title: Low-power and area-efficient scan cell for integrated circuit testing
Patent Number: 8,566,658

Inventors: Teppe; Andreas (Alzenau, DE), Schum; Berthold (Biebergemund, DE), Franke; Dieter (Vaals, NL), Schwirtlich; Ingo (Miltenberg, DE), Vaas; Knut (Alzenau, DE), Schmidt; Wilfried (Schwaigern, DE)
Title: Method for chemically treating a substrate
Patent Number: 8,563,440

Inventors: Teramoto; Toshiyo (Okazaki, JP), Asada; Tadatoshi (Anjo, JP)
Title: Power generation amount control apparatus
Patent Number: 8,564,254

Inventors: Terasaka; Teiji (Nara, JP)
Title: Internet facsimile apparatus
Patent Number: 6,958,823

Inventors: Terashima; Koji (Fujisawa, JP), Abe; Makoto (Fujisawa, JP), Yamamoto; Yasushi (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Waste heat recovering device
Patent Number: 8,567,193

Inventors: Terzioglu; Esin (Aliso Viejo, CA)
Title: Operational amplifier for an active pixel sensor
Patent Number: 7,605,854

Inventors: Testardi; Richard (Berthod, CO)
Title: Dynamic and variable length extents
Patent Number: 6,959,373

Inventors: Thakur; Tarun (San Jose, CA), Liu; Kun (San Jose, CA), Terzi; Evimaria (Palo Alto, CA), Grandison; Tyrone W. A. (San Jose, CA), Cody; William (San Jose, CA)
Title: Computer program product, system and method for providing social services to individuals by employing bi-objective optimization
Patent Number: 8,566,114

Inventors: Thelin; Gregory B. (Garden Grove, CA), Wang; Ming Y. (Mission Viejo, CA)
Title: Disk drive maintaining a cache link attribute for each of a plurality of allocation states
Patent Number: 6,961,814

Inventors: Thompson; Bradley G. (Calgary, CA), Weiss; Samuel (Calgary, CA), Shingo; Tetsuro (Okayama, JP)
Title: Combined regulation of neural cell production
Patent Number: 7,604,993

Inventors: Thompson; Scott P. (Boulder, CO), Wagner; Robert (Longmont, CO)
Title: System for connecting awning canopy to support surface
Patent Number: 7,604,036

Inventors: Tian; Tao (San Diego, CA), Chen; Peisong (San Diego, CA), Raveendran; Vijayalakshmi R. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Quasi-constant-quality rate control with look-ahead
Patent Number: 8,565,301

Inventors: Tidgwell; James Leonard (Eveleth, MN)
Title: Emergency vehicle video and lighting support
Patent Number: 8,564,665

Inventors: Titus; David G. (West Boylston, MA)
Title: Triple bearing arrangement for cantilevered roll shafts
Patent Number: 6,959,579

Inventors: Toda; Atsushi (Kanagawa, JP), Kuroki; Yoshihiko (Kanagawa, JP), Ohnishi; Michihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Akao; Hirotaka (Tokyo, JP), Ishimoto; Ko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Screen, its manufacturing method and image display system
Patent Number: 6,961,175

Inventors: Toda; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Adaptive antenna unit and terminal equipment
Patent Number: 6,961,026

Inventors: Todd; Bradley L. (Duncan, OK), Munoz, Jr.; Trinidad (Duncan, OK)
Title: Subterranean bridging agents
Patent Number: 8,563,480

Inventors: Toebes; John A. (Cary, NC)
Title: Method, device, and database for providing communication addresses for communication devices
Patent Number: 6,961,590

Inventors: Tokunaga; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Connector to be mounted to a board and ground structure of the connector
Patent Number: 6,960,103

Inventors: Tomioka; Tazuko (Kawasaki, JP), Sakata; Ren (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Analog-digital converting apparatus and radio communication terminal
Patent Number: 7,605,730

Inventors: Tomlinson; Stanley (Bismark, ND)
Title: Wire guide
Patent Number: 7,604,220

Inventors: Tomoda; Yoshihiro (Tokyo, JP), Iwadate; Yuji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Magnetic resonance imaging apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,564,290

Inventors: Tomonari; Ohtsuki (Shinagawa-Ku, JP), Yasue; Yamazaki (Shinagawa-Ku, JP)
Title: Flat and thin connector for electrically connecting a flexible printed circuit board and a hard board
Patent Number: 6,960,094

Inventors: Tomura; Nobuo (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Sato; Hironori (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: High zirconia fused cast refractory
Patent Number: 8,563,453

Inventors: Tong; Chung (Boynton Beach, FL), Santana; Gene (Boca Raton, FL), Mirza; Naveed (Boynton Beach, FL)
Title: Controlling transmit duty cycle by position of cover
Patent Number: 6,958,990

Inventors: Tong; Song-Lin (Shenzhen, CN), Luo; Qi-Yan (Shenzhen, CN), Chen; Peng (Shenzhen, CN), Bai; Yun (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Driving circuit
Patent Number: 8,564,265

Inventors: Topcuoglu; Ali (Istanbul, TR)
Title: Connecting piece for a freestanding portable display sign
Patent Number: 8,567,102

Inventors: Toumura; Kunihiko (Hachioji, JP), Suzuki; Toshiaki (Kunitachi, JP), Okita; Hideki (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Packet forwarding apparatus
Patent Number: 7,606,148

Inventors: Toyoda; Kiyoshi (Kunritachi, JP), Bando; Tatsuo (Musashino, JP), Sawada; Toshihisa (Chiba, JP)
Title: Electronic-mail apparatus
Patent Number: 6,961,411

Inventors: Toyofuku; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Printing control method, control device, and printing system
Patent Number: 7,605,937

Inventors: Tran; Tuan Quoc (Olathe, KS), Ward; Jason Norwood (Lee's Summit, MO), Raddatz; Kimberly Rae (Olathe, KS)
Title: Assessing call integrity of calls communicated via a mobile device
Patent Number: 8,565,757

Inventors: Tran; Ut (San Jose, CA), Eslampour; Hamid (San Jose, CA)
Title: Measuring the position of passively aligned optical components
Patent Number: 6,959,134

Inventors: Trinh; Dat-Minh (Barntrup, DE)
Title: Electronic-component housing
Patent Number: 7,606,039

Inventors: Tritz; Donald R. (Genoa City, WI)
Title: Apparatus for drying hoofs on hoofed animals
Patent Number: 8,567,088

Inventors: Truckai; Csaba (Sunnyvale, CA), Sampson; Russel Mahlon (Mountain View, CA), Squarcia; Stephanie (Palo Alto, CA), Ramirez; Alfonzo Lawrence (San Jose, CA), Hilario; Estela (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Moisture transport system for contact electrocoagulation
Patent Number: 7,604,633

Inventors: Tsai; Ming-Liang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Collapsible frame having a base mechanism
Patent Number: 7,604,212

Inventors: Tsai; Tsung-Ein (San Jose, CA), Mahesh; Junnarker (San Jose, CA), Chong; Gabel (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Heating optical devices
Patent Number: 6,961,495

Inventors: Tsang; Kinhing P. (Plymouth, MN)
Title: DC-free code design with increased distance between code words
Patent Number: 6,961,010

Inventors: Tsao; Che-Chih (Arlington, MA)
Title: Pattern projection techniques for volumetric 3D displays and 2D displays
Patent Number: 6,961,045

Inventors: Tsao; Pei-Haw (Taichung, TW), Huang; Chender (Hsin-Chu, TW), Wang; Jones (Taipei, TW), Chen; Ken (Hsinchu, TW), Huang; Hank (Jungli, TW)
Title: Buildup substrate pad pre-solder bump manufacturing
Patent Number: 6,960,518

Inventors: Tseng; Eric E. (Canton, MI)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling a trailer and an automotive vehicle with a yaw stability control system
Patent Number: 6,959,970

Inventors: Tseng; Mu-Tsun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Earphone
Patent Number: 8,565,467

Inventors: Tseng; Shih-Hua (Taipei, TW), Liu; Che-Hsuan (Taipei, TW)
Title: LCD TV capable of being used as a music station only
Patent Number: 7,605,873

Inventors: Tsenter; Boris J. (Roswell, GA), James; John E. (Redlands, CA)
Title: State of health recognition of secondary batteries
Patent Number: 7,605,591

Inventors: Tsien; Chih C. (San Diego, CA), Liu; Jiewen (San Diego, CA)
Title: Data transmission rate control
Patent Number: 6,959,171

Inventors: Tso; Michael M. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Method of proxy-assisted predictive pre-fetching with transcoding
Patent Number: 6,959,318

Inventors: Tsuda; Shingo (Kanagawa, JP), Ohta; Matsuro (Kanagawa, JP), Okasaka; Kazutaka (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Rotating disk storage device with actuator lock mechanism
Patent Number: 7,606,004

Inventors: Tsuji; Kouichi (Osaka, JP), Kitamori; Takehiko (Tokyo, JP), Tokeshi; Manabu (Kanagawa, JP), Tanaka; Keita (Osaka, JP), Nakano; Kazuhiko (Osaka, JP)
Title: Microchip and analyzing method and device employing it
Patent Number: 7,604,406

Inventors: Tsujimoto; Shinichi (Machida, JP)
Title: Apparatus for and method of converting location information, and computer program product that is used therefor
Patent Number: 6,961,096

Inventors: Tsunoda; Takuya (Kanagawa, JP), Osawa; Ryuji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Foxp3 peptide vaccine
Patent Number: 8,563,516

Inventors: Tsutsui; Yusuke (Hashima, JP)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 6,958,741

Inventors: Tsuyuki; Seiji (Kanagawa, JP), Ishihara; Yusuke (Kanagawa, JP), Hatano; Yasushi (Kanagawa, JP), Yamamoto; Hidetoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Magnetic tape cartridge
Patent Number: 6,959,888

Inventors: Turi; Mordechai (Mill Hall, PA), Kauschke; Michael (Yonkers, NY)
Title: Disposable elastic absorbent article having retaining enclosures
Patent Number: 7,604,625

Inventors: Turner; Christopher J. (Niwot, CO), Watt; Charles R. (Longmont, CO), Kadlec; Ron J. (Longmont, CO), Wach; Hans B. (Longmont, CO)
Title: System and method for handling events in an optical disc drive
Patent Number: 6,958,963

Inventors: Uang; Ruoh Huey (Hsinchu County, TW), Chen; Yu Chih (Yilan County, TW), Lin; Ren Jen (Taipei County, TW), Cheng; Syh Yuh (Hsinchu County, TW)
Title: Structure of polymer-matrix conductive film and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,605,474

Inventors: Uchida; Akikazu (Kariya, JP), Kano; Masao (Gamagori, JP), Amano; Noriyasu (Gamagori, JP)
Title: Fuel property detection device
Patent Number: 7,605,361

Inventors: Uchida; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Linear pulse motor, stage apparatus, and exposure apparatus
Patent Number: 6,960,846

Inventors: Uchimura; Hirofumi (Kyoto, JP), Kikuta; Manabu (Kyotanabe, JP)
Title: Superhigh purity ionic liquid
Patent Number: 7,605,271

Inventors: Uchimura; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Murayama; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Article position management system, article position management method, terminal device, server, and article position management program
Patent Number: 7,605,702

Inventors: Udrea; Florin (Cambridge, GB), Hsu; Chih-Wei (Taipei, TW), Lin; Wei-Chieh (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Reverse conducting IGBT
Patent Number: 8,564,097

Inventors: Udrea; Florin (Cambridge, GB), Udugampola; Nishad (Cambridge, GB), Amaratunga; Gehan A. J. (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Bipolar high voltage/power semiconductor device having first and second insulated gated and method of operation
Patent Number: 7,605,446

Inventors: Ueda; Eiji (Hiroshima-Ken, JP)
Title: System and method for delivering e-mail data to a terminal via a relay center by multiplexing and broadcasting e-mail data with broadcasting program data
Patent Number: 6,961,757

Inventors: Ueda; Michiyoshi (Minato-ku, JP), Fujita; Takeshi (Minato-ku, JP), Kawachi; Tsutomu (Minato-ku, JP)
Title: Menu bar providing method and information browsing screen configuration file creation program
Patent Number: 8,566,723

Inventors: Uemura; Toshiya (Aichi, JP), Nagasaka; Naohisa (Aichi, JP), Hashimura; Masaki (Aichi, JP), Hirano; Atsuo (Aichi, JP), Tadano; Hiroshi (Aichi, JP), Kachi; Tetsu (Aichi, JP), Hosokawa; Hideki (Aichi, JP)
Title: Light-emitting device using a group III nitride compound semiconductor and a method of manufacture
Patent Number: 6,960,485

Inventors: Ueno; Tsuyoshi (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Power supply device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,564,983

Inventors: Uetani; Masayuki (Kasugai, JP), Tani; Makoto (Inazawa, JP)
Title: Electronic device
Patent Number: 8,564,175

Inventors: Uihlein; Bernhard (Dettingen, DE)
Title: Stone catching basket instrument and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 8,562,624

Inventors: Ukawa; Hisashi (Tokyo, JP), Yamane; Akio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of making stably preserved microspheres in lower alcohol solvent
Patent Number: 7,604,838

Inventors: Ulm; Alpha Carolyn (Montgomery, AL)
Title: Therapeutic eye mask
Patent Number: 7,603,723

Inventors: Ulrich; Robert R. (Mountain View, CA), Johnston, Jr.; Robert G. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Pattern and color abstraction in a graphical user interface
Patent Number: 6,958,758

Inventors: Urano; Youji (Ikeda, JP), Kitahara; Harunori (Hirakata, JP)
Title: Electroactive polymer actuator and diaphragm pump using the same
Patent Number: 6,960,864

Inventors: Vaara; Sami (Turku, FI), Vilhonen; Sami (Turku, FI)
Title: Temperature compensated amplifier
Patent Number: 6,958,653

Inventors: Vaidya; Nitin Y. (Missouri City, TX), Manke; Gregory H. (Overland Park, KS)
Title: Polymeric composites, oilfield elements comprising same, and methods of using same in oilfield applications
Patent Number: 7,604,049

Inventors: Van Hes; Roelof (Weesp, NL), Van der Heijden; Johannes A. M. (Weesp, NL), Kruse; Cornelis G. (Weesp, NL), Tipker; Jacobus (Weesp, NL), Tulp; Martinus T. M. (Weesp, NL), Visser; Gerben M. (Weesp, NL), Van Vliet; Bernard J. (Weesp, NL)
Title: Phenylpiperazine
Patent Number: 7,605,162

Inventors: Vaziri; Seyamak (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for providing multi-directional navigation control
Patent Number: 6,961,052

Inventors: Veerasamy; Vijayen (San Jose, CA), Weiler; Manfred (Elbersdorf, DE), Li; Eric (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Highly tetrahedral amorphous carbon coatings and systems and methods for their production
Patent Number: 7,604,881

Inventors: Venetsky; Larry (Mount Laurel, NJ), Tieman; Jeffrey W. (Leonardtown, MD)
Title: Robotic gesture recognition system
Patent Number: 7,606,411

Inventors: Verbeck, IV; Guido Fridolin (Plano, TX), Tsui; Kenneth (Richardson, TX)
Title: On-chip reflectron and ion optics
Patent Number: 7,605,377

Inventors: Verdier; Stephan (Lyons, FR), Criniere; Guillaume (Ixelles, BE), Ifrah; Simon (Lagord, FR), Jorge Coelho Marques; Rui (Paris, FR)
Title: Catalyst compositions based on nanoparticles of a zirconium oxide, a titanium oxide or a mixed zirconium/titanium oxide deposited onto a silica support therefor
Patent Number: 8,563,462

Inventors: Verhoef; Ryan J. (Belton, TX)
Title: Roof shingle assembly
Patent Number: 8,567,147

Inventors: Verhulst; Lance G. (Hot Springs, SD)
Title: Pack frame convertible between a pack support and a chair
Patent Number: 7,604,288

Inventors: Vert; Gilles (Aurillac, FR)
Title: Fluid-dispensing device provided with locking means
Patent Number: 6,959,842

Inventors: Vicci; Leandra (Siler City, NC), Dettloff; Wayne D. (Cary, NC)
Title: Methods and systems for reactively compensating magnetic current loops
Patent Number: 6,960,984

Inventors: Vinegar; Harold J. (Houston, TX), Burnett; Robert Rex (Katy, TX), Savage; William Mountjoy (Houston, TX), Carl, Jr.; Frederick Gordon (Houston, TX), Hall; James William (Rijswijk, NL), Hirsch; John Michele (Houston, TX)
Title: Permanent downhole, wireless, two-way telemetry backbone using redundant repeaters
Patent Number: 6,958,704

Inventors: Vishik; Claire Svetlana (Austin, TX)
Title: Secure non-invasive method and system for distribution of digital assets
Patent Number: 8,565,424

Inventors: Vizgaitis; Jay N. (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Simultaneous dual band dual FOV imaging system
Patent Number: 8,563,929

Inventors: Vo; Hung Van (Sacramento, CA), Betelia; Rainier (San Jose, CA)
Title: Catheter having a funnel-shaped occlusion balloon of uniform thickness and methods of manufacture
Patent Number: 6,960,222

Inventors: Vock; Curtis A. (Boulder, CO), Darcy; Dennis (Dracut, MA), Burke; Shawn (Andover, MA), Flentov; Peter (Carlisle, MA)
Title: System and methods for determining performance data
Patent Number: 6,959,259

Inventors: Vodyanoy; Vitaly J. (Auburn, AL), Barbaree; James M. (Dadeville, AL), Chin; Bryan A. (Auburn, AL), Neely; William Charles (Auburn, AL), Pathirana; Suram T. (Sunnyvale, CA), Braden; Timothy D. (Auburn, AL)
Title: Use of pullulan to isolate and preserve biological material
Patent Number: 7,604,807

Inventors: Volk; William (San Francisco, CA), Eynon; Ben (Round Rock, TX), Grenon; Brian (Colchester, VT)
Title: Films for prevention of crystal growth on fused silica substrates for semiconductor lithography
Patent Number: 7,604,906

Inventors: Voo; Thart Fah (Singapore, SG)
Title: Programmable boosting and charge neutralization
Patent Number: 7,605,627

Inventors: Voutsas; Apostolos T. (Vancouver, WA), Crowder; Mark A. (Portland, OR), Mitani; Yasuhiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Apparatus for performing anastomosis
Patent Number: 6,959,029

Inventors: Voyer; Nicolas (Rennes, FR)
Title: Method of estimating a downlink channel
Patent Number: 6,961,542

Inventors: Vu; Trinh D. (Ashburn, VA)
Title: Priority dispatch communications in publicly-accessible networks
Patent Number: 7,606,593

Inventors: Vuong; Kent (San Jose, CA), Pan; Michael (Escondido, CA), Seagraves; Ernest (Mt View, CA)
Title: Accelerator engine for processing functions used in audio algorithms
Patent Number: 6,959,222

Inventors: Wadamoto; Manabu (Fujisawa, JP), Yoshinaga; Kazuhiko (Ichihara, JP), Nagata; Takushi (Yokohama, JP), Majeed; Seayad Abdul (Singapore, SG), Balamurugan; Ramalingam (Singapore, SG), Christina L. L.; Chai (Singapore, SG)
Title: Method for producing optically active alcohol
Patent Number: 8,563,786

Inventors: Wade; John M. (Ramona, CA), Bohorquez; Jaime H. (Escondido, CA)
Title: Battery charging system and method
Patent Number: 8,564,246

Inventors: Wagman; Adam (Framingham, MA)
Title: Method for finding a pattern which may fall partially outside an image
Patent Number: 6,959,112

Inventors: Wagner; Barbara (Mt. Pleasant, SC), Xu; Ming (Mt. Pleasant, SC)
Title: Reactive dye printing process
Patent Number: 6,961,076

Inventors: Wagner; Shawn (Altadena, CA)
Title: Mitigation of artifacts in nuclear magnetic resonance imaging with magnetic susceptibility modified materials
Patent Number: 7,604,875

Inventors: Wakazono; Masafumi (Kanagawa, JP), Katoh; Naoya (Chiba, JP)
Title: Apparatus, method and program for reducing deterioration of processing performance when graduation correction processing and noise reduction processing are performed
Patent Number: 8,564,862

Inventors: Walk; Tilmann B. (Kleinmachnow, DE), Looser; Ralf (Berlin, DE), Herold; Michael Manfred (Berlin, DE), Wiemer; Jan C. (Berlin, DE), Prokoudine; Alexandre (Berlin, DE), Leibold; Edgar (Berlin, DE), van Ravenzwaay; Bennard (Altrip, DE), Mellert; Werner (Ha.beta.loch, DE), Coelho Palermo Cunha; Georgia (Sao Paulo, BR), Fabian; Eric (Ludwigshafen, DE), Strauss; Volker (Bad Durkheim, DE)
Title: Means and method for diagnosing hemolytic anemia
Patent Number: 8,563,253

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Jorasch; James A. (New York, NY), Van Luchene; Andrew S. (Santa Fe, NM)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing and processing installment plans at a terminal
Patent Number: 8,566,199

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Jorasch; James A. (New York, NY), Van Luchene; Andrew S. (Santa Fe, NM)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing and processing installment plans at a terminal
Patent Number: 8,566,230

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Schneier; Bruce (Minneapolis, MN), Jorasch; James A. (Stamford, CT), Alderucci; Dean P. (Stamford, CT)
Title: Method and apparatus for verifying secure document timestamping
Patent Number: 6,959,387

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: 7,605,840

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Van Luchene; Andrew S. (Norwalk, CT)
Title: Method and apparatus for facilitating the play of fractional lottery tickets utilizing point-of-sale terminals
Patent Number: 7,606,729

Inventors: Wallach; Gary S. (Fort Lauderdale, FL), Nunez Ameni; Dario (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Callus-tissue-debridement apparatus
Patent Number: 8,562,574

Inventors: Walmsley; Simon Robert (Epping, AU), Lapstun; Paul (Rodd Point, AU)
Title: Controller for a printer module
Patent Number: 6,958,826

Inventors: Walter; Joanne S. (Blue Ridge, GA), Saunders; Darrel (Simpsonville, SC), Berky; Craig B. (Milford, OH), Klingenberg; Kurt (Cold Spring, KY)
Title: Intravenous fluid heater
Patent Number: 8,562,562

Inventors: Walters; Lawrence G. (Altamonte Springs, FL)
Title: Method of age verification for electronic media
Patent Number: 6,959,861

Inventors: Wanda; Yoshihiro (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Discharge lamp unit
Patent Number: 8,564,203

Inventors: Wang; Chin-Hui (Banqiao, TW), Pu; Zheng-Lin (Shanghai, CN), Han; Ying-Jie (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Switch embedded integrated circuit and method for battery protection
Patent Number: 8,564,251

Inventors: Wang; Ching-Hsiang (Tainan, TW)
Title: Protective glasses assembly
Patent Number: 7,604,346

Inventors: Wang; Fan (Hamilton, CA), Montemayor; Laura Kaye (St. George, CA), Che; Daqing (Brantford, CN), Horne; Stephen E. (Burlington, CA)
Title: Process for the preparation of esomeprazole and salts thereof
Patent Number: 8,563,733

Inventors: Wang; Hai-Li (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Chip socket for basic input/output system
Patent Number: 7,604,485

Inventors: Wang; Hai-Li (Shenzhen, CN), Chen; Xian-Kui (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Computer wake up circuit
Patent Number: 8,566,622

Inventors: Wang; Hao (Rochester, MN)
Title: Implementing cache offloading
Patent Number: 8,566,521

Inventors: Wang; Hsing-Lung (Pingzhen, TW), Hsu; Wei-Ting (Guantian Shiang, TW), Yen; Chu-Chun (Xindian, TW), Ting; Chi-Lun (Taipei, TW), Hou; Wei-Hsin (Taipei, TW), Liao; Chi-Chang (Tainan, TW), Jeng; Shie-Chang (Ligang Shiang, TW)
Title: Liquid crystal electro-optical modulator and method of optical modulation
Patent Number: 7,605,967

Inventors: Wang; Jin (Walnut Creek, CA), Ou; Canhui (Danville, CA), Hart; Richard Dennis (Concord, CA), Savoor; Raghvendra (Walnut Creek, CA), Sposato; Stephen A. (Lafayette, CA)
Title: Dual-mode broadband modem
Patent Number: 7,606,145

Inventors: Wang; Jung-Chih (Taipei, TW), Hu; Chao-Yu (Chiai, TW)
Title: Device for programmable frequency divider
Patent Number: 6,959,066

Inventors: Wang; Lai-Xi (Ellicott City, MD), Li; Hengguang (Lutherville, MD)
Title: Enhancing anti-HIV efficiency through multivalent inhibitors targeting oligomeric gp120
Patent Number: 7,604,804

Inventors: Wang; Tongtong (Medina, WA), Henderson; Robert A. (Edmonds, WA), Foy; Teresa M. (Federal Way, WA)
Title: Compositions and methods for the therapy and diagnosis of lung cancer
Patent Number: 6,960,570

Inventors: Wang; Wanjun (Cary, NC)
Title: Mapping between stress-test systems and real world systems
Patent Number: 8,566,074

Inventors: Wang; Xianbin (Kanata, CA), Wu; Yiyan (Kanata, CA)
Title: Multi-symbol encapsulated OFDM system
Patent Number: 7,606,138

Inventors: Wariar; Ramesh (Blaine, MN)
Title: Urinalysis for the early detection of and recovery from worsening heart failure
Patent Number: 7,606,617

Inventors: Warner; William M. (Summerville, SC), Vivio; Brian Joseph (Madison Heights, MI), Bachand; Brian Joseph (Royal Oak, MI)
Title: Multi-point fuel injection module
Patent Number: 6,959,695

Inventors: Wason; James R. (Tuxedo, NY)
Title: Rich text handling for a web application
Patent Number: 8,566,709

Inventors: Watabe; Manabu (Nagano, JP), Saito; Kenji (Nagano, JP)
Title: Electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,564,941

Inventors: Watanabe; Akinobu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Recording apparatus/method/medium and reproduction apparatus/method
Patent Number: 8,565,580

Inventors: Watanabe; Hidekazu (San Diego, CA)
Title: Effective bus utilization using multiple bus interface circuits and arbitration logic circuit
Patent Number: 6,959,354

Inventors: Watanabe; Itsuo (Shimodate, JP), Fujinawa; Tohru (Tsukuba, JP), Arifuku; Motohiro (Kuki, JP), Kanazawa; Houko (Tsukuba, JP), Kuwano; Atushi (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Electronic circuit including circuit-connecting material
Patent Number: 7,604,868

Inventors: Watanabe; Yasunori (Nagoya, JP), Yamamoto; Hideki (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Multi-functional device having vertically arranged scanner and printer sections
Patent Number: 6,961,152

Inventors: Watanabe; Yoshiaki (Kyoto, JP), Sakamoto; Shinichi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Thermoacoustic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,603,866

Inventors: Watari; Gen (Fukuoka-ken, JP), Inoue; Kazuhiro (Fukuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Illumination apparatus
Patent Number: 8,564,109

Inventors: Watts, Jr.; LaVaughn F. (Temple, TX)
Title: Method for implementing thermal management in a processor and/or apparatus and/or system employing the same
Patent Number: 8,566,621

Inventors: Watts; Ronald Lee (Ft. Collins, CO), Altshuler; Kenneth J. (Boulder, CO), Deibert; John Douglas (Longmont, CO), Wilhelm; Phillip S. (Longmont, CO), Olson; Jonathan E. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Evaluating data handling devices by means of a marker impurity
Patent Number: 6,959,586

Inventors: Wei; Kun-lian (Zhuhai, CN)
Title: Electrical oven with detachable liners
Patent Number: 6,960,742

Inventors: Wei; Wilson (Taipei, TW)
Title: Structure of changing gas cylinder for air guns and paintball guns
Patent Number: 7,603,996

Inventors: Weis; Rolf (Dresden, DE)
Title: Manufacturing method for an integrated semiconductor memory device and corresponding semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 7,605,037

Inventors: Wen-Lung; Yu (Taipei, TW)
Title: Lift-type positioning structure for bracket of computer interface card
Patent Number: 6,960,720

Inventors: Wen; Joe (Fremont, CA), Zhang; Qi (Fremont, CA), Magana; Frank (Aptos, CA), Battaglia, Jr.; Douglas R. (Campbell, CA)
Title: System and method for placement of photovoltaic strips
Patent Number: 8,563,848

Inventors: Wendt; Stefan (Hilchenbach, DE), Klein; Achim (Kreuztal-Kredenbach, DE)
Title: Device for driving material to be rolled on vertical rolling mill cages
Patent Number: 6,959,805

Inventors: Weng; Daniel (Taipei Hsien, TW), Chan; Chang-Yuan (Taipei Hsien, TW), Su; Mars (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Wire-free sensing apparatus for disc system
Patent Number: 7,606,457

Inventors: Wenning; Andreas (Nottuln, DE), Franzmann; Giselher (Witten, DE), Spyrou; Emmanouil (Marl, DE)
Title: Powder coating compositions comprising crystalline urethane acrylates and use thereof
Patent Number: 6,960,620

Inventors: Wernli; Robert L. (San Diego, CA), Cowen; Steven J. (San Diego, CA), Held; Jimmy L. (San Diego, CA), Mackelburg; Gerald R. (San Diego, CA), Rosencrantz; Donald M. (San Diego, CA), Braun; Aaron R. (El Cajon, CA), Murphy; Gary D. (Spring Valley, CA)
Title: Submarine launched expendable radio navigation buoy system
Patent Number: 6,961,657

Inventors: Westerfield; Michael Andrew (Durham, NC), Redmond; Christian Gale (Raleigh, NC), Rodriguez; Jonathan Aaron (Raleigh, NC), Anderson; Jason Scott (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Apparatus, methods and computer program products supporting automatic network identification for power supplies
Patent Number: 8,566,630

Inventors: Westermann; Peter (Berkel-Enschot, NL)
Title: Apparatus for applying fluid
Patent Number: 6,960,261

Inventors: Wheeler, Jr.; David F. (Laurel, MD), Ball; David C. (Parkton, MD)
Title: Services control point selection in an advanced intelligent network
Patent Number: 7,606,219

Inventors: Wheeler; Thomas J. (Pomona, CA), Gontar; Iiya (Reseda, CA)
Title: Hangtag with tool securing mechanism
Patent Number: 7,603,803

Inventors: Whynot; Stephen R. (Richardson, TX), DeFrain; Paul D. (Plano, TX)
Title: Apparatus, method, and computer program for processing audio information of a communication session
Patent Number: 7,606,181

Inventors: Wiegand; Eric William (Ilion, NY)
Title: Board game to help develop word recognition and spelling skills
Patent Number: 7,604,235

Inventors: Wiig; Aaron (Chapel Hill, NC), Ascenzi; Robert (Cary, NC), Huang; Xiang (Apex, NC), Chaudhuri; Sumita (Cary, NC), Zhen; Rui-Guang (Chapel Hill, NC), Han; Yu (Cary, NC)
Title: Nematode inducible promotors and methods of use
Patent Number: 8,563,806

Inventors: Willard; Mary Joan (Mill Valley, CA), Burman; Allan Victor (Arlington, VA)
Title: Method for detecting ineligibility of a beneficiary and system
Patent Number: 8,566,204

Inventors: Williams; Bryan J. (Farmington Hills, MI), Kelly; Jeffrey R. (Whittaker, MI), Varda; David J. (Ypsilanti, MI), Shockley; Scott G. (Canton, MI)
Title: Transmission and torque converter cooling control
Patent Number: 6,959,239

Inventors: Williams; Steven A. (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Title: Object gripping device and opener
Patent Number: 6,959,952

Inventors: Winslow; David T. (Culver City, CA), Tallman; Colleen (Playa Del Rey, CA), Keesey; Timothy (Garden Grove, CA), Treinen; James P. (Playa Del Rey, CA), Crockett; John A. (Anaheim, CA)
Title: Offset connector with compressible conductor
Patent Number: 6,958,670

Inventors: Wis-Surel; Gabriela (Cos Cob, CT), Moaddel; Teanoosh (Watertown, CT)
Title: Iridescent soap bars containing ethoxylated alcohols
Patent Number: 8,563,494

Inventors: Wise; John A. (Glendale, AZ), Wilson; Blake W. (Peoria, AZ), Pepitone; David (Sun City West, AZ), Kolcarek; Pavel (Brno, CZ)
Title: Financial decision aid for 4-D navigation
Patent Number: 7,606,658

Inventors: Wiser; Philip R. (Redwood City, CA), Herenger; Leeann (Redwood City, CA), Kearby; Gerry (Redwood City, CA), Rishniw; Leon (Redwood City, CA), Browell; Jason (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Digital audio signal filtering mechanism and method
Patent Number: 6,959,220

Inventors: Withers; Richard S. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Nuclear magnetic resonance probe comprising slit superconducting coil with normal-metal overlayer
Patent Number: 8,564,294

Inventors: Witker; David (Bay City, MI), Suzuki; Toshio (Houston, TX)
Title: Electrochromic composition, a method of forming the electrochromic composition and an electrochromic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,564,871

Inventors: Wittenbreder, Jr.; Ernest Henry (Flagstaff, AZ)
Title: Fully clamped coupled inductors in power conversion circuits
Patent Number: 7,606,051

Inventors: Wolf; Brandon (Youngstown, OH)
Title: Elastic wristband
Patent Number: 8,567,103

Inventors: Wolf; Jeffrey J. (Racine, WI), Walter; Scott D. (Twin Lakes, WI), Demarest; Scott W. (Caledonia, WI), Robling; Darren K. (Racine, WI)
Title: Color changing outdoor lights with active ingredient and sound emission
Patent Number: 7,604,378

Inventors: Wolfe; Gary L. (Wichita, KS), Wolfe; Ronald D. (Goddard, KS)
Title: Tunnel oven
Patent Number: 7,604,000

Inventors: Wolff; Silke (Hueckeswagen, DE), Hansen; Stefanie (Gensingen, DE), Woelfel; Ute (Mainz-Laubenheim, DE)
Title: Lead and arsenic free optical hard crown glasses
Patent Number: 7,605,100

Inventors: Wolleschensky; Ralf (Schoeten, DE), Moehler; Gunter (Jena, DE)
Title: Method for the detection of dyes in fluorescence microscopy
Patent Number: 6,958,811

Inventors: Wu; Chia-Ying (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Coating device
Patent Number: 8,562,744

Inventors: Wu; Jerry (Irvine, CA)
Title: Connector assembly with improved contacts
Patent Number: 7,604,519

Inventors: Wu; John Jun (San Diego, CA)
Title: Position-based automatic configuration of portable device
Patent Number: 8,565,779

Inventors: Wu; Kun-Tsan (Shindian, TW), Tien; Li-Wen (Shindian, TW)
Title: Input device using projector
Patent Number: 8,564,566

Inventors: Wu; Shih Hsin (Taipei, TW), Chen; Ellson Ye-Shyon (Taipei, TW)
Title: Single nucleotide polymorphisms in protein-tyrosine phosphatase receptor-type delta for the diagnosis of susceptibility to asthma
Patent Number: 7,604,945

Inventors: Wynblatt; Michael (Pleasant Hill, CA), Navas; Julio Cesar (Concord, CA)
Title: System and methods for highly distributed wide-area data management of a network of data sources through a database interface
Patent Number: 6,961,728

Inventors: Xiang; Dong (Beijing, CN), Sun; Jiaguang (Beijing, CN), Chen; MingJing (Beijing, CN), Gu; Shan (Beijing, CN)
Title: Cost-effective scan architecture and a test application scheme for scan testing with non-scan test power and test application cost
Patent Number: 6,959,426

Inventors: Xiang; Hua (Ossining, NY), Cho; Minsik (Austin, TX), Ren; Haoxing (Austin, TX), Ziegler; Matthew M (Sleepy Hollow, NY), Puri; Ruchir (Baldwin Place, NY)
Title: Network flow based datapath bit slicing
Patent Number: 8,566,761

Inventors: Xu; Ming (Blacksburg, VA), Lee; Fred C. (Blacksburg, VA), Zhou; Jinghai (Blacksburg, VA)
Title: Input current sensing AVP method for future VRM
Patent Number: 7,605,572

Inventors: Xu; Xiaode (Fremont, CA), Huang; Wenfeng (Cupertino, CA), Sayers; Ian (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Guaranteed air connection
Patent Number: 6,961,323

Inventors: Yaguchi; Hiroshi (Susono, JP), Sawada; Daisaku (Gotenba, JP)
Title: Exhaust heat recovery apparatus
Patent Number: 7,603,857

Inventors: Yamada; Hideo (Tokyo, JP), Murota; Isao (Tokyo, JP), Ono; Tomoaki (Tokyo, JP), Fujii; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Indicator control system with camera section
Patent Number: 7,605,692

Inventors: Yamada; Kazuyuki (Niiza, JP), Yamada; Takayuki (Wako, JP), Kamide; Naoki (Itabashi-ku, JP)
Title: Electrolyte-electrode joined assembly and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,604,670

Inventors: Yamada; Koichi (Tokyo, JP), Takazawa; Atsuyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kawabe; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Driving support apparatus for vehicle
Patent Number: 8,566,017

Inventors: Yamada; Masataka (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Liquid-jet head, method of manufacturing the same and liquid-jet apparatus
Patent Number: 7,604,328

Inventors: Yamagami; Kenji (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Remote copy system
Patent Number: 7,606,940

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Atsushi (Mizuho, JP), Suzuki; Yoshihisa (Ichinomiya, JP), Yamada; Masato (Inuyama, JP), Ichiura; Shuichi (Hashima, JP)
Title: Detection device for detecting conditions at a target position
Patent Number: 7,605,909

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Masahiko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Data processing apparatus and method for encryption or decryption of communication data
Patent Number: 6,959,088

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Wataru (Utsunomiya, JP), Matsumoto; Takahiro (Utsunomiya, JP), Ina; Hideki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Surface shape measuring apparatus, exposure apparatus, and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 8,564,761

Inventors: Yamasaki; Miki (Fukuoka, JP), Obuchi; Kazuhisa (Kawasaki, JP), Shimizu; Hirotoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Otonari; Akihide (Fukuoka, JP), Soejima; Yoshinori (Fukuoka, JP), Okamoto; Shinya (Fukuoka, JP), Shinohara; Chiaki (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Radio apparatus, radio communication system, and radio information notification method
Patent Number: 8,565,264

Inventors: Yamashita; Junichi (Tokyo, JP), Uchino; Katsuhide (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Display device, driving method therefor, and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,564,582

Inventors: Yamashita; Katsuhiro (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Resin composition for laser engraving, relief printing plate precursor for laser engraving and process for producing same, and process for making relief printing plate
Patent Number: 8,563,668

Inventors: Yamashita; Kunichi (Ebina, JP), Hashimoto; Ken (Ebina, JP)
Title: Ink jet recording method and ink jet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,604,339

Inventors: Yamashita; Takatoshi (Kyoto, JP), Fujita; Hideki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Ion implanter
Patent Number: 7,605,382

Inventors: Yamauchi; Shigeki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Data receiver adaptively operable to received signal strength indication
Patent Number: 7,606,329

Inventors: Yamauchi; Tsuyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kitamura; Mitsuru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Holographic viewing device, and computer-generated hologram for the same
Patent Number: 6,961,159

Inventors: Yamazaki; Kazuyoshi (Yamato, JP)
Title: Optical pickup device and optical disc apparatus
Patent Number: 8,565,059

Inventors: Yamazaki; Naomi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Cross-connection switch
Patent Number: 6,961,343

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Koyama; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 7,605,786

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Murakami; Satoshi (Tochigi, JP), Osame; Mitsuaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 6,960,786

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Nakajima; Setsuo (Kanagawa, JP), Arai; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for producing display device
Patent Number: 8,563,979

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Koichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Teramoto; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Laser irradiation apparatus
Patent Number: 6,961,184

Inventors: Yanagisawa; Katsushige (Nagano, JP)
Title: Optical head device having a plurality of optical elements with various transmission efficiencies
Patent Number: 6,961,298

Inventors: Yanagisawa; Noboru (Shiojiri, JP), Minowa; Masahiro (Hata-machi, JP), Oguchi; Teruaki (Suwa, JP), Oguchi; Asahiro (Okaya, JP)
Title: Method for billing for advertisements printed on check-out receipts
Patent Number: 6,961,710

Inventors: Yang; Chih-Chao (Glenmont, NY), Edelstein; Daniel C. (White Plains, NY)
Title: Tungsten metallization: structure and fabrication of same
Patent Number: 8,564,132

Inventors: Yang; Dian-Qing (Quebec, CA), Zhang; Yaolin (Quebec, CA), Wang; Xiang-Ming (Quebec, CA), Wan; Hui (Quebec, CA), Brunette; Gilles (Quebec, CA)
Title: Fungal modified chitosan adhesives and wood composites made from the adhesives
Patent Number: 8,562,731

Inventors: Yang; Zhongping (Woodbury, MN), Ebert; Michael J. (Fridley, MN), Anderson; James M. (Cleveland, OH)
Title: Branched polyethylene oxide terminated biomedical polymers and their use in biomedical devices
Patent Number: 6,961,610

Inventors: Yao; Kening (Saskatoon, CA), Potts; Derek A. (Saskatoon, CA), Lockhart; Katherine M. (Saskatoon, CA), Males; Daryl R. (Saskatoon, CA)
Title: Plant FAD2 coding sequence balancing for fatty acid profiling in edible oils
Patent Number: 7,605,301

Inventors: Yarkosky; Mark L. (Overland Park, KS)
Title: Method and system for reporting outside temperature
Patent Number: 6,959,196

Inventors: Yasui; Takeshi (Osaka, JP), Araki; Tsutomu (Osaka, JP), Saneyoshi; Eisuke (Osaka, JP)
Title: High-resolution high-speed terahertz spectrometer
Patent Number: 7,605,371

Inventors: Yeap; Tet Hin (Ottawa, CA), Fenton; David Kenneth (Ottawa, CA)
Title: RFI canceller using narrowband and wideband noise estimators
Patent Number: 6,959,056

Inventors: Yednock; Theodore A. (Forest Knolls, CA), Freedman; Stephen B. (San Francisco, CA), Lieberburg; Ivan (Berkeley, CA), Pleiss; Michael A. (Sunnyvale, CA), Konradi; Andrei W. (San Francisco, CA), Shopp; George (South San Francisco, CA), Messersmith; Elizabeth (El Cerrito, CA)
Title: Methods and compositions for treating rheumatoid arthritis
Patent Number: 7,605,166

Inventors: Yeh; I-Hau (Taipei, TW), Yeh; Chi-Tein (Chiayi, TW), Wang; Tsun-Min (Changhua, TW), Huang; Chun-Chung (Hsinchu, TW), Cheng; Chung-Han (Kaohsiung, TW), Huang; Hung-Ming (Sanchong, TW)
Title: Electronic stylus, capacitive touchpad module, and apparatus for touch input
Patent Number: 8,564,553

Inventors: Yializis; Angelo (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Hybrid polymer film
Patent Number: 6,960,393

Inventors: Yin; Yusong (Stonybrook, NY), Zhao; Xiaojie (Stonybrook, NY), Zhao; Jing (Centereach, NY), Karlsbrun; Samuil (Oakdale, NY)
Title: Variable power pulsed secondary beam laser
Patent Number: 6,961,355

Inventors: Ying; Jeffrey (Glendora, CA)
Title: Fiber optic control network and related method
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Inventors: Yoda; Hiroaki (Kawasaki, JP), Asao; Yoshiaki (Yokohama, JP), Ueda; Tomomasa (Yokohama, JP), Amano; Minoru (Kawasaki, JP), Kishi; Tatsuya (Yokohama, JP), Hosotani; Keiji (Tokyo, JP), Miyamoto; Junichi (Yokohama, JP)
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Inventors: Yoder; Mark Alan (Carmel, IN), Bottler; Scott Allen (Avon, IN)
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Inventors: Yokoi; Masanori (Yokohama, JP), Hayashi; Junichi (Kamakura, JP), Harada; Koji (Yokohama, JP)
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Inventors: Yoon; Sang Won (Ann Arbor, MI), Shiozaki; Koji (Ann Arbor, MI)
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Inventors: Yoon; Sei-Seung (Cupertino, CA), Jung; Seong-Ook (Cupertino, CA)
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Inventors: Yoshida; Minoru (Tokyo, JP), Onji; Munehiro (Tokyo, JP)
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Inventors: Yoshida; Shigeo (Yokohama, JP)
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Inventors: Yoshinaga; Hideki (Kanagawa, JP), Mori; Hideo (Kanagawa, JP), Miura; Seishi (Kanagawa, JP)
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Inventors: Zhou; Joe Huayue (Hacienda Heights, CA)
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Inventors: Zhu; Chun Bao (Singapore, SG)
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Owner: National Hoops Ministries
Serial Number: 78949192

Owner: National LambdaRail, Inc.
Serial Number: 78671438

Owner: National Retail Federation, Inc.
Serial Number: 78757363

Owner: Nature Girl Inc
Serial Number: 78899630

Owner: Neelin & Sheehan, Inc.
Serial Number: 78915526

Owner: Nerenberg, Arnold
Serial Number: 78329472

Owner: New Century Homes, LLC
Serial Number: 76655357

Owner: New Century Homes, LLC
Serial Number: 76655521

Owner: New Orleans Louisiana Saints, LLC
Serial Number: 78721188

Owner: New York Institute of Technology
Serial Number: 76611631

Owner: NewBay Media LLC
Serial Number: 78643640

Owner: NEWHOPE BARIATRICS, INC.
Serial Number: 78784223

Owner: Newman, Dennis
Serial Number: 78795858

Owner: NEXT LEVEL FITNESS, INC.
Serial Number: 78768375

Owner: Nguyen, Tuong Van
Serial Number: 78738429

Owner: Nguyen, Tuong Van
Serial Number: 78736237

Owner: Nguyen, Tuong Van
Serial Number: 78734383

Owner: Nguyen, William V
Serial Number: 78539219

Owner: NINGBO GENIN INDUSTRIAL CO., LTD
Serial Number: 78730597

Owner: NINH THUAN AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS EXPORT JOINT STOCK COMPANY
Serial Number: 78725734

Owner: Ninja Trader LLC
Serial Number: 78900514

Owner: Nioxin Research Laboratories, Inc.
Serial Number: 78635180

Owner: Norcross Safety Products L.L.C.
Serial Number: 78729827

Owner: North GA Stone, Inc.
Serial Number: 78713680

Owner: Northcutt, Kristina A.
Serial Number: 78881017

Owner: NurseCore Management Services, LLC
Serial Number: 78822814

Owner: NUTRAMARKS, INC.
Serial Number: 78909656

Owner: NYC Advisors, LLC
Serial Number: 78900202

Owner: Objective Consulting, Inc.
Serial Number: 78781619

Owner: OBSIDIAN BRANDED PROPERTIES, LLC
Serial Number: 78897901

Owner: Ocean Atlantic Rentals
Serial Number: 76661422

Owner: Ocinum Lda
Serial Number: 78775487

Owner: OFFICIAL ISSUE, INC.
Serial Number: 78882648

Owner: Ohman, Chris
Serial Number: 78636377

Owner: Olson, Carl
Serial Number: 78895295

Owner: OMS Investments, Inc.
Serial Number: 78596294

Owner: ON STAGE ENTERPRISES LLC, A NEVADA LLC
Serial Number: 78706152

Owner: One Heart, Inc.
Serial Number: 78909352

Owner: ORANGE COAST MAGAZINE, LLC
Serial Number: 78865673

Owner: Ordize, LLC
Serial Number: 78735033

Owner: OSPINA, MARIANO H.
Serial Number: 76622304

Owner: OurPet's Company
Serial Number: 76658351

Owner: OurPet's Company
Serial Number: 76659982

Owner: OurPet's Company
Serial Number: 76660014

Owner: Outdoor Illumination Inc.
Serial Number: 78834056

Owner: OUTDOOR TECHNOLOGY GROUP, LLC
Serial Number: 78773304

Owner: P. M. Keeling Corporation
Serial Number: 78713316

Owner: PACIFIC WORLD CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78438343

Owner: Pangolin Laser Systems, Inc.
Serial Number: 78636111

Owner: Paragon Innovations, Inc.
Serial Number: 78546867

Owner: ParetoLogic Inc.
Serial Number: 78887260

Owner: Paris Business Products, Inc.
Serial Number: 78734672

Owner: PARKER INTANGIBLES LLC
Serial Number: 78716848

Owner: PARKS IP LAW LLC
Serial Number: 78896635

Owner: PC/104 Consortium
Serial Number: 78746706

Owner: PCI of America, Inc.
Serial Number: 78880105

Owner: PCI of America, Inc.
Serial Number: 78880108

Owner: PENSKE LOGISTICS LLC
Serial Number: 72209278

Owner: PETE MILLER WHEELING, LLC
Serial Number: 78872603

Owner: PETSTEP INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Serial Number: 78840363

Owner: PFAHLER, ERIC G
Serial Number: 78849583

Owner: PGA TOUR, Inc.
Serial Number: 78849799

Owner: PharmLinx LLC
Serial Number: 78811129

Owner: Phoenix Life Insurance Company
Serial Number: 78676525

Owner: Phoenix Manufacturing, Inc.
Serial Number: 78820251

Owner: Piedmont Plastics, Inc
Serial Number: 78854810

Owner: PINE CREST PREPARATORY SCHOOL, INC.
Serial Number: 76627780

Owner: PLANTATION PATTERNS, LLC
Serial Number: 76645889

Owner: PolyOne Corporation
Serial Number: 78896911

Owner: POMPEIAN, INC.
Serial Number: 78899296

Owner: PORTELLA CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78814117

Owner: PORTELLA CORPORATION LLC
Serial Number: 78814149

Owner: PORTFOLIO INFORMATION CORPORATION
Serial Number: 75694703

Owner: PREFERRED HOTEL GROUP, INC.
Serial Number: 78902736

Owner: Preferred List, LLC
Serial Number: 78812559

Owner: Prime Products, Inc.
Serial Number: 78827586

Owner: PRISA ENTERPRISES, INC.
Serial Number: 78630836

Owner: Prokoz, Inc.
Serial Number: 78663307

Owner: PROPASSIONAL, INC
Serial Number: 78583661

Owner: PROTOCOL II, INC.
Serial Number: 78790456

Owner: Proverbs 31 Ministry, Inc., The
Serial Number: 78441877

Owner: Pumpkin Ridge Joint Venture
Serial Number: 78739515

Owner: Pumpkin Ridge Joint Venture
Serial Number: 78739522

Owner: Pure Fishing, Inc.
Serial Number: 78927603

Owner: PWS, INC.
Serial Number: 74706330

Owner: Quicken Loans, Inc.
Serial Number: 78433961

Owner: Rafael's Foods, LLC
Serial Number: 78644066

Owner: RAMIREZ, ROBERTO
Serial Number: 78902367

Owner: RAWLINGS SPORTING GOODS COMPANY, INC.
Serial Number: 76638028

Owner: Real Normal Productions, Inc.
Serial Number: 78699896

Owner: RehabCare Group, Inc.
Serial Number: 78431176

Owner: Renaissance Coffee Roasters, Inc.
Serial Number: 78629160

Owner: RentalSite LLC
Serial Number: 78821832

Owner: RESTAT, LLC
Serial Number: 78408572

Owner: RICHLINE GROUP, INC.
Serial Number: 78639977

Owner: Ritchey, Jeff
Serial Number: 78895324

Owner: Roaring Eagle, Inc.
Serial Number: 78837699

Owner: Rockwood Pigments NA, Inc.
Serial Number: 78903066

Owner: Rosati, Robert A.
Serial Number: 76414333

Owner: Rosco Inc.
Serial Number: 78638802

Owner: ROSEHAVEN ASSOCIATES, INC.
Serial Number: 78475711

Owner: RPI MEDIA, INC.
Serial Number: 78666091

Owner: RR DONNELLEY FINANCIAL, INC.
Serial Number: 78902483

Owner: RTG ADVISORS, LLC
Serial Number: 78903081

Owner: Rubimed AG
Serial Number: 78765902

Owner: S. C. JOHNSON & SON, INC.
Serial Number: 78500158

Owner: Sacred Power Corporation
Serial Number: 78884018

Owner: Sadler Motorsports, Inc.
Serial Number: 78781555

Owner: Sage Team Incorporated
Serial Number: 78630400

Owner: Salins, Anselm
Serial Number: 78901743

Owner: Sapien Technologies, Inc.
Serial Number: 78754356

Owner: Sapporo Holdings Limited
Serial Number: 78737993

Owner: Schenk Packing Co., Inc.
Serial Number: 78935329

Owner: Schlumberger Technology Corporation
Serial Number: 77009905

Owner: Sea Quest Lures, Inc.
Serial Number: 78435552

Owner: Securitized Funding Corporation
Serial Number: 78887634

Owner: SemiSouth Laboratories, Inc.
Serial Number: 78899858

Owner: Semperlux Aktiengesellschaft Lichttechnische Werke
Serial Number: 78214998

Owner: Serverless Office LLC
Serial Number: 78856833

Owner: SGE, Incorporated
Serial Number: 78745745

Owner: Shadow Rods, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 76648210

Owner: SHANGHAI TOHKIN BEVERAGE COMPANY LIMITED
Serial Number: 78428340

Owner: SHEILA WALSH, LLC
Serial Number: 78900990

Owner: SHOE M.G.K., LLC
Serial Number: 78872854

Owner: SHOE M.G.K., LLC
Serial Number: 78872857

Owner: Sidley Austin Holding LLP
Serial Number: 76661111

Owner: Signature Associates, Inc.
Serial Number: 78713834

Owner: SIMPSON LUMBER COMPANY, LLC
Serial Number: 78702843

Owner: SKINSCIENCE LABS, INC.
Serial Number: 78734497

Owner: SMORE MANAGEMENT, INC.
Serial Number: 78907743

Owner: SnS Design, Inc
Serial Number: 78709339

Owner: Sogrape Vinhos, S.A.
Serial Number: 78723265

Owner: SOLARWINDS WORLDWIDE, LLC
Serial Number: 78873877

Owner: SOLERAS ADVANCED COATINGS, LTD.
Serial Number: 78785505

Owner: SOLSTICE SLEEP PRODUCTS, INC.
Serial Number: 78642088

Owner: Solutions 4 Hiring, Inc.
Serial Number: 78889924

Owner: Songsurfer Corporation
Serial Number: 78878140

Owner: Sorowell Production Services LLC
Serial Number: 78768147

Owner: SPARK NETWORKS USA, LLC
Serial Number: 78890463

Owner: SPECIALTY RETAILERS, INC.
Serial Number: 78546412

Owner: Spiral Solutions Ltd.
Serial Number: 78869838

Owner: SPRINGS BRANDS, LLC
Serial Number: 74477390

Owner: SRATS, Inc.
Serial Number: 78902538

Owner: Stackley Devices, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 78867556

Owner: STANDARD & POOR'S FINANCIAL SERVICES LLC
Serial Number: 78897411

Owner: STANDARD CABLE USA, INC.
Serial Number: 78549616

Owner: STERNBERG LANTERNS, INC.
Serial Number: 78805488

Owner: STERNBERG LANTERNS, INC.
Serial Number: 78805507

Owner: Steven Albert Blanchard
Serial Number: 78724741

Owner: STRATEGIC LENS INNOVATIONS CORP
Serial Number: 76634995

Owner: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
Serial Number: 78824346

Owner: Sunkist Growers, Inc.
Serial Number: 78868954

Owner: Superstation, Inc.
Serial Number: 78399631

Owner: Sutten, Von, S.
Serial Number: 78776534

Owner: Swiss Water Decaffeinated Coffee Company, Inc.
Serial Number: 76357656

Owner: T.A.B.C. - School
Serial Number: 78713025

Owner: T.F. Hudgins, Incorporated
Serial Number: 76648167

Owner: TACO Communications Inc.
Serial Number: 78759159

Owner: Tactical & Survival Specialties, Inc.
Serial Number: 78761025

Owner: Tan, JunHao
Serial Number: 78829453

Owner: TarHong Direct
Serial Number: 78843733

Owner: Teacher Created Resources, Inc.
Serial Number: 78615938

Owner: TECHNOCOM CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78955744

Owner: TELEFONIKA CABLE AMERICAS CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78853704

Owner: TeleTech Holdings, Inc.
Serial Number: 78842525

Owner: Terrio Physical Therapy-Fitness, Inc.
Serial Number: 78523186

Owner: Thatcher, Paul, D.
Serial Number: 78888616

Owner: THE COCA-COLA COMPANY
Serial Number: 78745633

Owner: THE COCA-COLA COMPANY
Serial Number: 78745654

Owner: The Columbus Zoological Park Association
Serial Number: 78744287

Owner: THE COMFORT COMPANIES, INC.
Serial Number: 78839035

Owner: The House On F Street, LLC
Serial Number: 77020620

Owner: The Magni Company
Serial Number: 78551884

Owner: The Nurtured Family, LLC
Serial Number: 78843301

Owner: The Shutter Shoppe, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 78754423

Owner: The Shutter Shoppe, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 78754506

Owner: THE STRATA GROUP, INC.
Serial Number: 78751771

Owner: The Sunshine House, Inc.
Serial Number: 78745808

Owner: THIN DELICIOUS LLC
Serial Number: 76526378

Owner: Thompson, Jesse
Serial Number: 78898030

Owner: Thrash, William R., Jr.
Serial Number: 78868590

Owner: Time Inc.
Serial Number: 78734547

Owner: Time Inc.
Serial Number: 78734552

Owner: TITLE RESOURCE GROUP COMPANY
Serial Number: 78768106

Owner: Toda Kogyo Corporation
Serial Number: 78569379

Owner: Toller, Kevin A
Serial Number: 78899947

Owner: TOMTOM NORTH AMERICA, INC.
Serial Number: 78869874

Owner: TOO HOTTIES, INC.
Serial Number: 78674314

Owner: TRACELINK, INC.
Serial Number: 78719895

Owner: Trans World International, Inc.
Serial Number: 78565023

Owner: Trans-India Products, Inc.
Serial Number: 78619385

Owner: Triad Telecom, Inc.
Serial Number: 78833028

Owner: Trilogy Marketing, Inc.
Serial Number: 78574322

Owner: TRIMBLE INC.
Serial Number: 78886405

Owner: True Value Company
Serial Number: 78733795

Owner: U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY
Serial Number: 78740592

Owner: Ubisoft, Inc.
Serial Number: 76650527

Owner: ULTRA PAWS, LLC
Serial Number: 76658137

Owner: UNITED INDUSTRIES CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78977175

Owner: United States Government Printing Office
Serial Number: 78838037

Owner: University City Science Center
Serial Number: 78748529

Owner: UNIVISION RADIO, INC.
Serial Number: 75346357

Owner: USA WHOLESALE CLOTHING INC.
Serial Number: 78904216

Owner: USA WHOLESALE CLOTHING INC.
Serial Number: 78904252

Owner: VALEANT GROUPE COSMEDERME INC.
Serial Number: 78596572

Owner: Venture Measurement Company, LLC
Serial Number: 76649095

Owner: VIACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.
Serial Number: 77005110

Owner: Vishinsky, Adam S.
Serial Number: 78900110

Owner: VITACOST.COM INC.
Serial Number: 78893695

Owner: VOICE MEDIA GROUP, INC.
Serial Number: 78584021

Owner: Volcano Island Honey Company, LLC
Serial Number: 78698978

Owner: W.R. Grace & Co.-Conn.
Serial Number: 78756032

Owner: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Serial Number: 78757502

Owner: WALPOLE OUTDOORS LLC
Serial Number: 78844493

Owner: Warren, Rod
Serial Number: 78640633

Owner: Washington Square Associates, Inc.
Serial Number: 76665596

Owner: Wear-Concepts, Inc.
Serial Number: 78870587

Owner: Weeks, Jeffrey L.
Serial Number: 78899558

Owner: White Castle Management Co.
Serial Number: 76641728

Owner: Willoughby Supply Company
Serial Number: 78742749

Owner: Winners Bee Pollen Co.
Serial Number: 78537418

Owner: WL DIFFUSION
Serial Number: 78722251

Owner: Wyatt, Paul
Serial Number: 78728155

Owner: YOUNGEVITY INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Serial Number: 78934529

Owner: Your Airport Valet
Serial Number: 78905340

Owner: ZB IMPORTING, INC.
Serial Number: 76446965

Owner: Zerovoc Technology, LLC
Serial Number: 76656031

Owner: ZHEJIANG CHUNZHOU ALUMINUM INDUSTRY CO.. LTD.
Serial Number: 78900102

Owner: Zoorob, George K.
Serial Number: 78850902