Sunday, March 10 2019

Weekly Report

Expired Patents

Inventors: Aarestrup; Jan Caroe (Bjerringbro, DK)
Title: Method for controlling the firing angle of an electric motor
Patent Number: 7,859,211

Inventors: Abdel-Maksoud; Moustafa (Berlin, DE), Schulze Horn; Hannes (Gladbeck, DE), Tigges; Kay (Harsefeld, DE)
Title: Reduced pressure mixing device for marine vessel exhaust gas
Patent Number: 7,160,161

Inventors: Abercrombie, III; James Scott (Greenwich, CT), Wood; Michael Edward (Sinking Springs, PA), Day; Nicholas Joseph (Henderson, NV)
Title: Method and device for pressurizing containers
Patent Number: 7,159,374

Inventors: Abir; Eli (South Salem, NY)
Title: Knowledge system method and appparatus
Patent Number: 7,860,706

Inventors: Abjanic; John B. (San Diego, CA), Ellis; Matthew S. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Cascading network apparatus for scalability
Patent Number: 7,162,542

Inventors: Abraham; Tonson (Strongsville, OH), Barber; Norman C. (Norwalk, OH)
Title: Thermoplastic vulcanizates with improved mechanical properties
Patent Number: 7,858,689

Inventors: Abuelma'atti; Muhammad Taher (Dhahran, SA), Alabbas; Saad Radhi (Alqateef, SA)
Title: Programmable CMOS-based nonlinear function synthesizer
Patent Number: 8,922,249

Inventors: Achen; Courtney N. (Iowa City, IA), Bachman; Marvin L. (Marengo, IA), Stevenson; Vaughan G. (Williamsburg, IA)
Title: Down and/or up force adjustment system
Patent Number: 8,924,092

Inventors: Ackerman; David M. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method for user verification and authentication and multimedia processing for interactive database management and method for viewing the multimedia
Patent Number: 7,162,475

Inventors: Ackermann; Jean (Riehen, CH), Bleicher; Konrad (Freiburg, DE), Ceccarelli; Simona M. (Basel, CH), Chomienne; Odile (Altkirch, FR), Mattei; Patrizio (Riehen, CH)
Title: Indazole derivatives
Patent Number: 7,858,645

Inventors: Acuna; Jorge D. (Tucson, AZ), Cervantes; Ezequiel (Tucson, AZ), Taljanovic; Nedzad (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Automated deployment of software for managed hardware in a storage area network
Patent Number: 8,924,521

Inventors: Adam; Thomas N. (Slingerlands, NY), Cheng; Kangguo (Schenectady, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Mountain View, CA), Reznicek; Alexander (Mount Kisco, NY)
Title: On-chip capacitors in combination with CMOS devices on extremely thin semiconductor on insulator (ETSOI) substrates
Patent Number: 8,921,908

Inventors: Adams; Chad (Bryon, MN), Asano; Toru (Austin, TX), Maust; Andrew (Rochester, MN)
Title: Self clock generation structure for low power local clock buffering decoder
Patent Number: 7,860,172

Inventors: Adams; William E. (Portersville, PA)
Title: Shotgun firearm
Patent Number: 7,159,353

Inventors: Adey; Erik T. (Clear, AK), Adey; Walter H. (Reedville, VA)
Title: Algal harvesting system
Patent Number: 8,920,810

Inventors: Adkinson; Timothy K. (Atlanta, GA), Moering; Carl E. (Dunwoody, GA)
Title: Methods, systems and computer program products for inventory reconciliation
Patent Number: 7,860,221

Inventors: Afify; Mohamed A. (Portchester, NY), Gao; Yuqing (Mount Kisco, NY), Gu; Liang (Yorktown, NY), Kuo; Hong-Kwang Jeff (Pleasantville, NY), Zhou; Bowen (Ossining, NY)
Title: Methods and apparatus for context adaptation of speech-to-speech translation systems
Patent Number: 7,860,705

Inventors: Agnihotri; Davender (Murrieta, CA), Pedlow; Lee (Ramona, CA)
Title: Consumer electronics control (CEC) line enhancement method for HDMI network that selects a transfer rate from a plurality of transfer rates
Patent Number: 7,861,017

Inventors: Ahn; Byung Chul (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display device and fabricating method thereof using three mask process
Patent Number: 7,859,639

Inventors: Ahn; Dongchan (Midland, MI), Shepard; Nick Evan (Midland, MI), Fowler; Harold Christian (Midland, MI), Nichols; Kevin Louis (Freeland, MI), Warakomski; John Matthew (Midland, MI)
Title: Composition having improved adherence with an addition-curable material and composite article incorporating the composition
Patent Number: 7,858,197

Inventors: Ahn; Yo-Han (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Seok-Ryeul (Hwasung-si, KR), Hwang; Jung-Sung (Suwon-si, KR), Hwang; Tae-Jin (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Byung-Moo (Hwasung-si, KR)
Title: Photolithography system and method of monitoring the same
Patent Number: 7,161,660

Inventors: Ahrens; George H. (Pflugerville, TX), Seid; Alan D. (Pleasant Valley, NY), Ward; Calvin D. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Selectable event reporting for highly virtualized partitioned systems
Patent Number: 8,924,971

Inventors: Aik; Eric Teh Gim (Sg. Nibong, MY)
Title: Electrical design rule checking expert traverser system
Patent Number: 7,162,703

Inventors: Aikoh; Yoshihisa (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical apparatus and projection apparatus
Patent Number: 8,919,962

Inventors: Aiso; Masaru (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Control data generation device and method
Patent Number: 8,923,533

Inventors: Aisthorpe; Stephen (New South Wales, AU), Kay; David (Queensland, AU)
Title: Housing for animal feedstuff
Patent Number: 8,919,287

Inventors: Akagi; Daisuke (Abiko, JP)
Title: Light beam scanning device that performs high-accuracy light amount control, method of controlling the device, storage medium, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,922,613

Inventors: Akahori; Hiroji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: FSK signal modulator for producing a binary FSK signal
Patent Number: 7,860,187

Inventors: Akbas; Omer (Istanbul, TR)
Title: Soft-start hermetic compressor
Patent Number: 8,920,134

Inventors: Akgul; Yusuf (Northboro, MA), Bachelder; Ivan (Newton, MA), Wagman; Adam (Framingham, MA), Davis; Jason (Bellingham, MA), Koljonen; Juha (Needham, MA), Morje; Prabhav (Natick, MA)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for detecting classifying and measuring spot defects in an image of an object
Patent Number: 7,162,073

Inventors: Akiba; Tomohiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, control method, and program
Patent Number: 8,924,669

Inventors: Akiyama; Fumihito (Hachioji, JP), Ozawa; Masahiro (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, image forming method and recording medium having program recorded thereon
Patent Number: 7,859,703

Inventors: Akkermann; Eldert (Bremen, DE)
Title: Device for adjusting and locking a movable control surface
Patent Number: 8,924,045

Inventors: Akram; Salman (Boise, ID), Watkins; Charles M. (Eagle, ID), Kirby; Kyle K. (Boise, ID), Wood; Alan G. (Boise, ID), Hiatt; William M. (Eagle, ID)
Title: Packaged microelectronic imagers and methods of packaging microelectronic imagers
Patent Number: 7,858,429

Inventors: Al-Garni; Ahmed (Dhahran, SA), Kassem; Ayman (Dhahran, SA), Saeed; Farooq (Dhahran, SA)
Title: Double action solar distiller
Patent Number: 7,857,945

Inventors: Alard; Philippe Marc Louis (Gent, BE), Catchpole; Ian Richard (Stevenage, GB), Ellis; Jonathan Henry (Stevenage, GB), Ford; Susannah Karen (Stevenage, GB), Germaschewski; Volker (Stevenage, GB), Gough; Gerald Wayne (Stevenage, GB), Lewis; Alan Peter (Stevenage, GB), Soden; Peter Ernest (Stevenage, GB), Thomas; Pamela Joan (Stevenage, GB), Wattam; Trevor Anthony Kenneth (Stevenage, GB)
Title: Humanized anti-beta-amyloid antibodies
Patent Number: 8,921,523

Inventors: Alba; Theresa A. (Fremont, CA), Casement; Marcia A. (San Jose, CA), De Stein; William (Pleasanton, CA), Folker; David (Fremont, CA), Hunwick; Keith W. (Mountain View, CA), Johnson; Kenneth D. (Alameda, CA)
Title: Television control interface with electronic guide
Patent Number: 8,925,018

Inventors: Aldredge; Robert L. (Englewood, OH), Schaefer; Daniel J (Huber Heights, OH)
Title: One handed quick release locking pliers
Patent Number: 8,919,229

Inventors: Aldridge, II; Claude N. (Leawood, KS), Reid; Jason C. (Fairway, KS)
Title: Notification device for cellular telephone
Patent Number: 8,923,804

Inventors: Alexandrovichserov; Alexey (Suwon-si, KR), Kwak; Chan (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Si-Hyun (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Catalyst for anode of fuel cell and membrane-electrode assembly for fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,858,264

Inventors: Alfredsson; Jens (Linkoping, SE), Rosenblad; Tomas (Vallingby, SE), Skinnars; Orian (Rimforsa, SE)
Title: Display device for aircraft and method for displaying detected threats
Patent Number: 7,161,500

Inventors: Alger; Michael (Munich, DE)
Title: Method for detecting traffic data
Patent Number: 7,162,251

Inventors: Ali; Shirook (Mississauga, CA), Wen; Geyi (Waterloo, CA)
Title: Mobile wireless communications device including a folded monopole multi-band antenna and related methods
Patent Number: 7,859,468

Inventors: Allaway; Graham P. (Darnestown, MD), Litwin; Virginia M. (West Amwell, NJ), Maddon; Paul J. (Scarsdale, NY), Olson; William C. (Ossining, NY)
Title: Methods of inhibiting human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) infection through the administration of CCR5 chemokine receptor antagonists
Patent Number: 7,858,298

Inventors: Allen; James P. (Austin, TX), Eisenhauer; Daniel G. (Austin, TX), Frazier; Giles Roger (Austin, TX), Kovacs; Robert George (Austin, TX), Sharma; Satya Prakesh (Austin, TX)
Title: Operating system migration with minimal storage area network reconfiguration
Patent Number: 8,924,499

Inventors: Altekar; Shirish A. (Los Gatos, CA), Zhou; Ting (Alameda, CA), Hong; Ju Hi John (San Jose, CA), Nunez; Jorge Licona (Santa Clara, CA), Zhang; Yan (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Severe asymmetry compensator for optical recording PRML read channel
Patent Number: 7,161,522

Inventors: Altman; Ayelet (Hod-haSharon, IL), El-Gad; Tomer (Rehovot, IL), Saltkill; Doris (Kansas City, MO), Tomlinson; Dalton (Overland Park, KS), Greenhalgh; Paul (Newport Pagnell, GB), Robinson; David George (Duxford, GB)
Title: Reduced volume formulation of glatiramer acetate and methods of administration
Patent Number: 8,920,373

Inventors: Altmann; Lutz (Nienwohld, DE), Czametzki; Walter (Meddewade, DE), Sator; Alexander P. (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Method of marking or lettering metallic components
Patent Number: 7,159,517

Inventors: Altounian; David (Austin, TX), Zeller; Charles (Austin, TX), Fox; Sara (Austin, TX)
Title: Item data management over a data network for physical items in the control of a user
Patent Number: 7,859,550

Inventors: Alupei; Corneliu Iulian (Neuwied, DE), Ruth; Peter (Melsbach, DE), Rohrer; Christian (Linz, AT), Schatton; Wolfgang (Frankfurt, DE)
Title: Method for purifying marine collagen and the processing thereof into porous sponges
Patent Number: 7,858,748

Inventors: Alvarez; Rafael Angel Lopez (Pococi, CR), Fernandez; Raul (Weston, FL), Ilyin; Ilya (St. Petersburg, RU), Mejia; Jose T. (Harvey, LA), Murillo; Luis Guillermo Bonilla (Heredia, CR), Nunez; Elena (Cincinnati, OH), Parfenov; Andrey (St. Petersburg, RU), Schouwe; Julio (Pococi, CR), Vasquez; Julio (Batavia, OH), Wiley; James H. (Camden, SC)
Title: Device for separating banana pulp from its peel
Patent Number: 7,861,648

Inventors: Ametaj; Burim N. (Edmonton, CA)
Title: Bacterial endotoxin for the prevention of metabolic disorders and bacterial infections
Patent Number: 8,920,814

Inventors: Amos; Stuart R. (Phoenix, MD)
Title: Method and apparatus for unclogging flow systems
Patent Number: 7,160,395

Inventors: Amsden; James Raymond (Cary, NC), Hussey; Kenneth Earle (Kanata, CA)
Title: Computer method and apparatus for collapsing programming metamodels
Patent Number: 7,861,214

Inventors: Amsterdam; Jeffrey D. (Roswell, GA), Bhogal; Kulvir S. (Pflugerville, TX), Boss; Gregory J. (American Fork, UT), Hamilton, II; Rick A. (Charlottesville, VA), O'Connell; Brian M. (Cary, NC)
Title: Notification of a pending digital video recorder deletion event
Patent Number: 8,924,427

Inventors: An; Chang-Ho (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Output buffer of a source driver in a liquid crystal display having a high slew rate and a method of controlling the output buffer
Patent Number: 7,859,505

Inventors: An; Sang-Bae (Suwon-si, KR), Choi; Seung-Chul (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Device power supply extension circuit, test system including the same and method of testing semiconductor devices
Patent Number: 7,859,287

Inventors: Anbil; Ranga (Austin, TX), Heinold; Alex Michael (Carrolton, TX)
Title: Generating and tuning an allocation of transportation resources
Patent Number: 7,860,740

Inventors: Anders; Mark (Hillsboro, OR), Krishnamurthy; Ram (Portland, OR)
Title: Transition encoded dynamic bus circuit
Patent Number: 7,161,992

Inventors: Anderson; Felix P. (Colchester, VT), Daubenspeck; Timothy H. (Colchester, VT), Gambino; Jeffrey P. (Westford, VT), Hayes; Timothy S. (Colchester, VT), Letourneau; Donald R. (Winooski, VT), McDevitt; Thomas L. (Underhill, VT), Stamper; Anthony K. (Williston, VT)
Title: System and method for forming aluminum fuse for compatibility with copper BEOL interconnect scheme
Patent Number: 8,921,975

Inventors: Anderson; Steven M. (Worcester, MA), Lanphere; Janel (Pawtucket, RI)
Title: Particles
Patent Number: 7,858,183

Inventors: Andersson; Martin (Stockholm, SE)
Title: Decomposing surfactant
Patent Number: 7,160,925

Inventors: Ando; Yuji (Tokyo, JP), Inoue; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Ota; Kazuki (Tokyo, JP), Okamoto; Yasuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Nakayama; Tatsuo (Tokyo, JP), Endo; Kazuomi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Field effect transistor, method for producing the same, and electronic device
Patent Number: 8,921,894

Inventors: Andreassi, II; John Lawrence (Wilmington, DE), Taggi; Andrew Edmund (Newark, DE)
Title: Heterobicycle-substituted azolyl benzene fungicides
Patent Number: 8,921,360

Inventors: Andrews; Jason Robert (Ham Lake, MN), Winterholer; Markus (Tuebingen, DE), Pluth; Ronald Joseph (Davis, CA)
Title: Method and system for generating verification information and tests for software
Patent Number: 8,924,937

Inventors: Anguisola McFeat; Jose (Lauchringen, DE), Kreiselmaier; Erich (Stetten, CH), Nagler; Christoph (Zurich, CH), Riazantsev; Sergei (Stetten, CH)
Title: Gas turbine vane with improved cooling
Patent Number: 8,920,110

Inventors: Anonsen; Steven P. (Fargo, ND), Trappen; Anthony R. (Fargo, ND)
Title: Querying an object for properties
Patent Number: 7,162,469

Inventors: Aoki; Takashi (Hino, JP)
Title: Telephone exchange apparatus, telephone exchange system, and accounting method
Patent Number: 7,860,227

Inventors: Aoyama; Tomonori (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing semiconductor device with silicide gate electrodes
Patent Number: 7,858,524

Inventors: Arabian; Adam K. (Louisville, KY), Kerechanin, II; Charles K. (Burtonsville, MD), Harshbarger; Stuart D. (Woodbine, MD)
Title: Modular sampling device
Patent Number: 7,159,474

Inventors: Araki; Daijiro (Hitachinaka, JP), Shimada; Motomi (Mito, JP), Tachihara; Shuichi (Hitachinaka, JP), Horie; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Nagasu; Masahiro (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Drive device for railway vehicle
Patent Number: 8,924,051

Inventors: Aram; Farbod (Los Altos Hills, CA), Sutardja; Sehat (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Amplifiers with compensation
Patent Number: 7,161,420

Inventors: Arbogast; Christopher P. (Reno, NV), Atashband; Farshid (Carson City, NV), Swarna; Rajesh (Reno, NV), Ruppert; Ryan (Reno, NV)
Title: Assignment template and assignment bundle in a gaming configuration and download system
Patent Number: 8,920,233

Inventors: Arcese; Mauro (Rome, IT), Perrone; Antonio (Rome, IT), Piccinini; Sandro (Rome, IT), Sidoti; Stefano (Rome, IT)
Title: Measuring transaction performance across application asynchronous flows
Patent Number: 8,924,973

Inventors: Ariga; Hiroshi (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Signal processor
Patent Number: 8,922,404

Inventors: Armeit; Hans Ulrich (Oerlinghausen, DE), Burgstahler; Ralph (Erlangen, DE), Jajtic; Zeljko (Munich, DE), Knorr; Markus (Augsburg, DE), Rust; Andreas (Munich, DE), Schiele; Stefan (Stetten, DE), Schirdewahn; Hartmut (Pyrbaum, DE), Schultheiss; Roland (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Woodworking machine with linear direct drive
Patent Number: 7,859,142

Inventors: Arnold; David W. (Glendale, CA)
Title: Motorcycle with improved thermostat mounting
Patent Number: 7,159,682

Inventors: Asada; Katsumi (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Apparatus for moving curved-surface mirror, exposure apparatus and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,859,643

Inventors: Asano; Kaoru (Kobe, JP), Maekawa; Yasunori (Miki, JP), Sawa; Kennichi (Amagasaki, JP), Sato; Toshiyuki (Nishinomiya, JP), Okada; Seiki (Kobe, JP)
Title: Extraction device, analyzer, extraction method, and analysis method
Patent Number: 7,857,759

Inventors: Asaoka; Takahiko (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Fuel cell electrode, fuel cell, and manufacturing methods thereof
Patent Number: 7,858,267

Inventors: Ascanio Milano; Felix Antonio (Rijswijk, NL), Mollinger; Alexander Michiel (Rijswijk, NL), de Rouffignac; Eric Pierre (Rijswijk, NL)
Title: System for cyclic injection and production from a well
Patent Number: 7,861,770

Inventors: Asher; Michael (Green Cove Springs, FL), Giles; Christopher (Auburn, AL)
Title: Employing parallel processing for routing calls
Patent Number: 7,860,012

Inventors: Aslami; Mohd A. (Sturbridge, MA), Wu; Dau (Fallbrook, CA), Charles; DeLuca (South Windsor, CT)
Title: Plasma deposition apparatus and method for making polycrystalline silicon
Patent Number: 7,858,158

Inventors: Asterlin; Gunther E. (South Bend, IN)
Title: Liquid filter
Patent Number: 7,857,144

Inventors: Atulasimha; Jayasimha (Glen Allen, VA), Bandyopadhyay; Supriyo (Glen Allen, VA)
Title: Planar multiferroic/magnetostrictive nanostructures as memory elements, two-stage logic gates and four-state logic elements for information processing
Patent Number: 8,921,962

Inventors: Au; Oscar Chi Lim (Hong Kong, CN), Cheung; Ngai Man (Hong Kong, CN), Zhang; Xingyu (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Scalar quantization using bit-stealing for video processing
Patent Number: 8,923,390

Inventors: Aula; Janne Ari Olavi (Haukipudas, FI), Hintz-Madsen; Mads (Oulu, FI)
Title: Channel quality estimation
Patent Number: 8,923,459

Inventors: Austin; Paul (Webster, NY)
Title: Method and multi-function machine having capability of generating and printing thumbnails corresponding to scanned documents
Patent Number: 7,859,708

Inventors: Autery; William David (Richardson, TX), Tyber; Gregory Stewart (Allen, TX), Christian; Donald Bryan (Allen, TX), Barnard; Marissa Marie (Dallas, TX)
Title: System and method for forming infrared glass optical components
Patent Number: 7,159,420

Inventors: Aveldson; Jason L. (Prior Lake, MN), Anderson; Conrad V. (Minneapolis, MN), Christmann; H. Aaron (White Bear Lake, MN), DePalma; Anne M. (Chisago City, MN), Loesch; Brian T. (Hastings, MN), Ng; Chin-Yee (Maplewood, MN), Wilhelm; Justin W. (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Film lamination vehicles and methods
Patent Number: 7,857,251

Inventors: Averett; Devron R. (Cardiff By The Sea, CA)
Title: Administration of TLR7 ligands and prodrugs thereof for treatment of infection by hepatitis C virus
Patent Number: 7,858,637

Inventors: Avital; Shlomo (Jerusalem, IL), Ratner; Miri (Ramat Gan, IL)
Title: Techniques for autonomous wireless network infrastructure assisted location resolution
Patent Number: 8,923,258

Inventors: Ayabe; Atsushi (Toyota, JP), Asami; Tomohiro (Nisshin, JP), Saito; Hidenori (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Start control device of power transmission system for vehicle and start control method
Patent Number: 8,924,112

Inventors: Ayaki; Yasukazu (Yokohama, JP), Tominaga; Tsuneyoshi (Suntou-gun, JP)
Title: Toner
Patent Number: 7,858,282

Inventors: Ayyad; Tariq (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Data synchronization method for an application database available on multiple wirelessly connected platforms
Patent Number: 7,860,827

Inventors: Azizi; Shahmaz (Portland, OR), Kenney; Thomas J. (Portland, OR), Perahia; Eldad (Portland, OR)
Title: Techniques to update a wireless communication channel estimation
Patent Number: 8,923,153

Inventors: Azmudeh; Manucher (Palm Beach, FL)
Title: Golf club putter with roller putting head
Patent Number: 8,920,260

Inventors: Baarman; David W. (Fennville, MI), Bylsma; Richard (Ada, MI), Leppien; Thomas Jay (Grand Haven, MI), Leverett; Jesse C. (Rockford, MI), Mork; Steve O. (Lowell, MI)
Title: Inductively-heated applicator system
Patent Number: 8,921,746

Inventors: Baatz; Andreas (Savensiek, DE), Supan; Michael (Jork, DE), Klepka; Franz (Berlin, DE)
Title: Modular seat system for a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,857,259

Inventors: Baba; Yoshinobu (Nagoya, JP), Tokeshi; Manabu (Nagoya, JP), Kaji; Noritada (Nagoya, JP), Harashima; Hideyoshi (Sapporo, JP), Kogure; Kentaro (Sapporo, JP), Shinohara; Yasuo (Tokushima, JP), Kuramoto; Hiroshi (Tokushima, JP)
Title: Method of producing microcapsules
Patent Number: 8,920,845

Inventors: Babin; Dmitry N. (Moscow, RU), Parkhomenko; Denis V. (Moscow region, RU), Mazurenko; Ivan L. (Moscow region, RU), Parfenov; Denis V. (Moscow, RU), Filippov; Alexander N. (Moscow, RU)
Title: Double precision approximation of a single precision operation
Patent Number: 8,924,447

Inventors: Badger; William A. (Salt Lake City, UT), Badger; Robert J. T. (Salt Lake City, UT), Badger; John T. (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Tent assembly for use with utility trailers and vehicles
Patent Number: 7,159,893

Inventors: Bae; Jong-Gun (Kumi-shi, KR), Lee; Jae-Gab (Kumi-shi, KR), Kim; Byung-Han (Kyongsangbuk-do, KR)
Title: Sliding type mobile telephone terminal
Patent Number: 7,162,283

Inventors: Bae; Joon-Soo (Yongin-si, KR), Bae; Min-Cheol (Yongin-si, KR), Jeong; Ik-Jae (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Tae-Jin (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Battery pack assembly
Patent Number: 8,920,952

Inventors: Bae; Joung-Sun (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Image navigation in a mobile station
Patent Number: 7,859,553

Inventors: Bagepalli; Bharat Sampathkumaran (Niskayuna, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for forming wind turbine machines
Patent Number: 7,857,599

Inventors: Bailey; Bret A. (Flower Mound, TX), Golden; Jo Lynn (Colleyville, TX)
Title: Interface for configuring internet communications on a zSeries computer
Patent Number: 7,861,173

Inventors: Bailey; William (Phoenix, AZ), Fehlhaber; Jeffrey Scott (Glendale, AZ)
Title: System and method for provisioning telephony services
Patent Number: 7,860,228

Inventors: Bain; Peter (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Distributed FIFO
Patent Number: 7,861,039

Inventors: Bakal; Avraham (Tel-Aviv, IL)
Title: System and a method for an automatic parking meter
Patent Number: 7,859,946

Inventors: Baker; Dwight (Eagle Pass, TX)
Title: Blowout container
Patent Number: 8,919,430

Inventors: Bakker; Levinus Pieter (Helmond, NL), Banine; Vadim Yevgenyevich (Helmond, NL), Wassink; Arnoud (Veldhoven, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus having a contaminant trapping system, a contamination trapping system, a device manufacturing method, and a method for improving trapping of contaminants in a lithographic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,161,653

Inventors: Balema; Viktor (Milwaukee, WI), Josyula; Kanth (Milwaukee, WI), Xu; Guolin (Milwaukee, WI), Wallock; Nathaniel (St. Louis, MO), Batcheller; Scott (Milwaukee, WI), Gao; Peng (Milwaukee, WI), Jasty; Shashi (Milwaukee, WI)
Title: Metal amidoborane compositions and processes for their preparation
Patent Number: 8,920,760

Inventors: Ball; William L. (Grosse Pointe Farms, MI), Schwinke; Steven P. (Plymouth, MI)
Title: Method of establishing a communications connection from a deactivated telematics unit on a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 8,923,797

Inventors: Ban; Ibrahim (Beaverton, OR), Chang; Peter L. D. (Portland, OR)
Title: Independently controlled, double gate nanowire memory cell with self-aligned contacts
Patent Number: 7,859,028

Inventors: Bandarage; Upul K. (Lexington, MA), Xu; Jinwang (Framingham, MA), Davies; Robert J. (Somerville, MA), Charifson; Paul S. (Framingham, MA), Arimoto; Rieko (Tewksbury, MA)
Title: Modulators of muscarinic receptors
Patent Number: 7,858,790

Inventors: Bando; Yosuke (Fuchu, JP)
Title: Image conversion device, image conversion method, and recording medium
Patent Number: 7,860,336

Inventors: Banfi; Aldo (Milan, IT), Bollini; Deborah (Romano die Lombardia, IT), Serra; Maurizio (Cassano d'adda, IT), Di Lernia; Gianluca (Milan, IT)
Title: Process for preparing oxcarbazepine
Patent Number: 7,858,779

Inventors: Baniecki; John David (Kawasaki, JP), Nomura; Kenji (Kawasaki, JP), Shioga; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP), Kurihara; Kazuaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Capacitive element and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,161,200

Inventors: Banister; Mark (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Actuator pump system
Patent Number: 7,859,168

Inventors: Bao; Junjing (Cedar Grove, NJ), Bonilla; Griselda (Fishkill, NY), Choi; Samuel S. (Beacon, NY), Filippi; Ronald G. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Lustig; Naftali E. (Croton-on-Hudson, NY), Simon; Andrew H. (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Modified via bottom for BEOL via efuse
Patent Number: 8,921,167

Inventors: Bar-Or; Amir (Newton, MA), Beckerle; Michael James (Needham, MA)
Title: Optimization model for processing hierarchical data in stream systems
Patent Number: 7,860,863

Inventors: Bar-Yoseph; Gill (Haifa, IL), Polsky; Alon (Misgav, IE)
Title: Stimulation of the urinary system
Patent Number: 8,923,970

Inventors: Barbulescu; Marcel (Falls Church, VA), Blutinger; Elan Joel (Washington, DC), Bous; Joseph (Washington, DC), Isaacson; Thomas M. (Huntingtown, MD), Pollack; Jeffrey N. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: System and method for interactive advertisement augmentation via a called voice connection
Patent Number: 8,924,254

Inventors: Barcley; Tina P. (Mendon, NY)
Title: Insitu-cooled electrical assemblage
Patent Number: 7,161,240

Inventors: Barezzani; Gualtiero (Concesio, IT), Braga; Cesare (Brescia, IT)
Title: Hydrodynamic tool, a hydraulic pump and a mechanism for transforming a rotary motion into an oscillating translation motion for such a tool
Patent Number: 8,919,176

Inventors: Barnett; William J. (Boise, ID)
Title: Musical instrument for easy accompaniment
Patent Number: 7,161,080

Inventors: Barrass; Hugh (Milpitas, CA), Schwartz; David A. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Method and system for distributing data communications utilizing a crossbar switch
Patent Number: 7,161,936

Inventors: Barth; Karsten (Hattingen, DE), Bendel; Thorsten (Oberhausen, DE), Gulkan; Serkan (Hattingen, DE), Weichsel; Ulrich (Duisburg, DE)
Title: Lock unit comprising two pawls and position detection means
Patent Number: 8,919,828

Inventors: Barton; Gary (West Palm Beach, FL), Carver; John F. (Hobe Sound, FL), Scott; Walter Guy (North Palm Beach, FL), Smith; Tillman (Tequesta, FL)
Title: Method, system, and computer program product for control of platen movement during a live scan
Patent Number: 7,162,060

Inventors: Baumgartner; Peter (Gunzburg, DE)
Title: Airbag arrangement and tools
Patent Number: 7,861,384

Inventors: Baumgartner; Russell W. (Rancho San Diego, CA), Vasquez, Jr.; Ricardo (Escondido, CA), Marx; Otto W. (Vista, CA)
Title: Concrete decorative inlay process
Patent Number: 8,920,067

Inventors: Baurle; Stefan (San Jose, CA), Djenguerian; Alex B. (Saratoga, CA), Wong; Kent (Fremont, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for conditional response to a fault condition in a switching power supply
Patent Number: 7,859,865

Inventors: Bazanov; Peter Valeryevich (Moscow, RU)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing rapport management
Patent Number: 8,924,327

Inventors: Beamish; Shawn (Edmonton, Alberta, CA), Sparrow; Kelly (Sherwood Park, Alberta, CA)
Title: Road mat
Patent Number: 7,160,055

Inventors: Bean, Jr.; John H. (Wentzville, MO)
Title: Method and system for detecting air pressure neutrality in air containment zones
Patent Number: 7,861,596

Inventors: Beasom; James D. (Melbourne Village, FL)
Title: Integrated circuit with a PN junction diode
Patent Number: 7,161,223

Inventors: Becherer; Miriam (Mulheim, DE), Gutsche; Bernhard (Hilden, DE), Mueller-Meskamp; Saskia (Munchen, DE), Kruppa; Thomas (Krefeld, DE), Kraft; Kjeld (Dormagen, DE)
Title: Process for preparing sulfates and/or sulfonates in a micro-reaction system
Patent Number: 8,921,588

Inventors: Beck; Chao M. (Austin, TX), Rojas; Hypatia (Round Rock, TX), Rundell; David Neal (Leander, TX)
Title: Method, apparatus and computer program product for providing keyboard assistance to a software application user
Patent Number: 7,161,587

Inventors: Becker; Hinnerk Gordon (Essen, DE), Mindach; Lutz (Bochum, DE), Kautz; Holger (Haltern am See, DE), Ammer; Miriam (Recklinghausen, DE)
Title: Modified polyolefins with an exceptional profile of properties, process for preparation thereof and use thereof
Patent Number: 8,921,489

Inventors: Beckmann; Andreas (Recklinghausen, DE), Nierlich; Franz (Marl, DE), Peters; Udo (Marl, DE), Buschken; Wilfried (Haltern am See, DE), Kerker; Lothar (Dulmen, DE), Maschmeyer; Dietrich (Recklinghausen, DE), Rottger; Dirk (Recklinghausen, DE)
Title: Oligomerization of isobutene in N-butenic hydrocarbon streams
Patent Number: 7,161,053

Inventors: Beeley; Nigel Robert Arnold (La Jolla, CA), Prickett; Kathryn S. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Exendin agonist compounds
Patent Number: 7,858,740

Inventors: Beer; Oskar (Landshut, DE), Streit; Edgar (Poppenlauer, DE)
Title: Antifriction bearing race, particularly for highly stressed antifriction bearings in aircraft power units
Patent Number: 7,857,518

Inventors: Beer; Peter (Tutzing, DE), Morgan; Alan (Stockton-on-Tees, GB)
Title: Test system and method for testing memory circuits
Patent Number: 7,162,663

Inventors: Begelman; Grigory (Rishon LeZion, IL), Goldenberg; Roman (Haifa, IL), Levanon; Shai (Zofit, IL), Ohayon; Shay (Haifa, IL), Walach; Eugene (Haifa, IL)
Title: Method and system for the presentation of blood vessel structures and identified pathologies
Patent Number: 7,860,283

Inventors: Beguet; Bernard (Saint Bel, FR), Lamotte; Lucille (Lachassagne, FR), Cariou; Charles (Salvetat Saint Gilles, FR)
Title: Device for localizing acoustic sources and/or measuring their intensities
Patent Number: 8,923,521

Inventors: Behzad; Arya Reza (Poway, CA), Boers; Michael (Irvine, CA), Castaneda; Jesus Alfonso (Los Angeles, CA), Rofougaran; Ahmadreza (Reza) (Newport Coast, CA), Zhao; Sam Ziqun (Irvine, CA)
Title: Establishing a wireless communications bus and applications thereof
Patent Number: 8,923,765

Inventors: Belbachir; Hakima (La Mure, FR), Angelidis; Jean (Saint Ismier, FR)
Title: Method for bactericidal, fungicidal, virucidal and insecticidal treatment of ambient air
Patent Number: 7,160,505

Inventors: Belenkaya; Bronislava (Campbell, CA), Polevov; Vjacheslav (Moscow, RU), Sakharova; Valentina (Moscow, RU)
Title: Biodegradable absorbents and methods of preparation
Patent Number: 7,858,837

Inventors: Beliveau; Robert (San Pedro, CA)
Title: Nose cover
Patent Number: 7,861,317

Inventors: Bell; Peter Simpson (Dunblane, GB), Bolton; Leslie William (Fleet, GB), Gracey; Benjamin Patrick (East Riding of Yorkshire, GB), Lee; Michael Keith (East Riding of Yorkshire, GB)
Title: Process for the conversion of synthesis gas to oxygenates containing C2+ alcohols
Patent Number: 8,921,433

Inventors: Bell; William T. (Huntsville, TX), Umphries; Don (New Iberia, LA)
Title: Perforating gun drop sub
Patent Number: 8,919,236

Inventors: Bellmore; Brett P. (Capac, MI), Baxter; Kevin (Goodrich, MI), Leonard; Stephen G. (Waterford, MI)
Title: Bulb seal
Patent Number: 8,919,045

Inventors: Benakli; Mourad (Shrewsbury, MA), Mallary; Michael (Sterling, MA), Torabi; Adam F. (Shrewsbury, MA)
Title: Increasing areal density in magnetic recording media
Patent Number: 7,161,755

Inventors: Benazzi; Eric (Chatou, FR), Deves; Jean-Marie (Vernouillet, FR), Marion; Pierre (Chatou, FR), Gueret; Christophe (Saint Romain en Gal, FR), Billon; Alain (le Vesinet, FR), Bourges; Patrick (Rueil-Malmaison, FR)
Title: Method for two-step hydrocracking of hydrocarbon feedstocks
Patent Number: 7,160,436

Inventors: Bendikov; Michael (Rehovot, IL), Gidron; Ori (Rehovot, IL)
Title: Oligo- and polyfurans, preparation and uses thereof
Patent Number: 8,921,582

Inventors: Benn; Mark (Union, NJ)
Title: Agent for altering the color of keratin fibers comprising a rheology modifying polymer and high levels of a fatty substance in a cream system
Patent Number: 8,920,521

Inventors: Bennett, III; Raymond Walden (Naperville, IL), Griffith; Laura Marie (Dundee, IL), Lund; Arnold M. (Louisville, CO)
Title: System and method for home automation and security
Patent Number: 8,922,361

Inventors: Bennett; Steven M. (Hillsboro, OR), Anderson; Andrew V. (Hillsboro, OR), Cota-Robles; Erik (Portland, OR), Jeyasingh; Stalinselvaraj (Beaverton, OR), Kagi; Alain (Portland, OR), Neiger; Gilbert (Portland, OR), Uhlig; Richard (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for facilitating recognition of an open event window during operation of guest software in a virtual machine environment
Patent Number: 7,861,245

Inventors: Bennetts; David J. (East Sussex, GB), Rigge; Lawrence A. (Emmaus, PA), Verney; Richard P. (Knaphill, GB)
Title: System and method for obscuring unwanted ambient noise and handset and central office equipment incorporating the same
Patent Number: 7,162,212

Inventors: Benson; Tracey M. (Friendswood, TX)
Title: Method of preventing fraud
Patent Number: 7,860,769

Inventors: Bentley; Philip Gareth (Cambridgeshire, GB)
Title: Method of producing a diffractive optic element and the resulting element
Patent Number: 8,922,892

Inventors: Benzel; Hubert (Pliezhausen, DE), Weber; Heribert (Nuertingen, DE), Schaefer; Frank (Tuebingen, DE)
Title: Method of producing a semiconductor sensor component
Patent Number: 7,160,750

Inventors: Berdelle-Hilge; Peter (Constance, DE)
Title: System and method for item handling
Patent Number: 7,159,722

Inventors: Berger; Alvin Henry (Brownstown, MI)
Title: Systems and methods for managing camshaft torsional loading
Patent Number: 7,861,682

Inventors: Berggren; Bertil (Vaateras, SE), Noroozian; Mojtaba (Tehran, IR)
Title: Apparatus and method for improved power flow control in a high voltage network
Patent Number: 7,859,232

Inventors: Bergstrom; April I. (Macungie, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for extended addressing in a fiber channel arbitrated loop
Patent Number: 7,860,103

Inventors: Bergstrom; Neil (La Mesa, CA)
Title: Portable spa filter housing with flow splitter
Patent Number: 7,160,446

Inventors: Berkowitz; Brian (Seattle, WA), Golds; David (Redmond, WA), Johnson; Michael Christopher (Bothell, WA), Olsson; Steven E. (Camano Island, WA), Van Ingen; Catharine (Bellevue, WA)
Title: System and method for backing up and restoring data
Patent Number: 7,162,599

Inventors: Bernard; Jean-Loup (Solignac, FR), Contini; Pascal (Isle, FR), Mantel; Thierry (Isle, FR)
Title: Air purifying equipment in particular for aircraft passenger compartment
Patent Number: 7,160,520

Inventors: Bernard; Jerome (Airvault, FR), Plet; Ariane (Nantes, FR), Jacques; Yannick (Nantes, FR), Harb; Catherine (Nantes, FR), Quemener; Agnes (Nantes, FR), Mortier; Erwan (Nantes, FR)
Title: IL-15 mutants having agonists/antagonists activity
Patent Number: 7,858,081

Inventors: Bernstein; Howard (Cambridge, MA), Chickering; Donald (Framingham, MA), Khattak; Sarwat (Cambridge, MA), Straub; Julie (Winchester, MA)
Title: Matrices formed of polymer and hydrophobic compounds for use in drug delivery
Patent Number: 7,160,557

Inventors: Bethard; Roger A. (Chippewa Falls, WI)
Title: Translation lookaside buffer-based memory system and method for use in a computer having a plurality of processor element
Patent Number: 7,162,608

Inventors: Bethke; Sven (Dusseldorf, DE)
Title: Method and device for damping thermoacoustic oscillations, in particular in a gas turbine
Patent Number: 8,919,128

Inventors: Beveridge; Brett (Miami, FL)
Title: Efficient inventory and information management
Patent Number: 8,919,646

Inventors: Biem; Alain E. (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Detecting anomalies in real-time in multiple time series data with automated thresholding
Patent Number: 8,924,333

Inventors: Biering; Holger (Grevenbroich, DE), Heiko; Faubel (Wermelskirchen, DE), Glasmacher; Rudolf (Monheim, DE), Heide; Veronika (Dormagen, DE)
Title: Aqueous concentrate for the disinfection of surfaces
Patent Number: 7,160,846

Inventors: Biernath; Rolf W. (Wyoming, MN), Robbins; Matthew C. (Woodbury, MN), Barazesh; Ellyar Y. (Maple Grove, MN), Harper; David A. (St. Paul, MN)
Title: On-product projection for digital merchandizing
Patent Number: 8,919,969

Inventors: Biester; Klaus (Wienhausen, DE), Kunow; Peter (Berlin, DE)
Title: Apparatus detecting relative body movement
Patent Number: 7,859,251

Inventors: Bigolin; Riccardo (Rossano Veneto (Vicenza), IT)
Title: Enhanced-comfort cycle saddle construction
Patent Number: 7,159,936

Inventors: Bikshandi; Ganesh (Bangalore, IN), Venkata; Krishna Nandivada (Bangalore, IN), Peshansky; Igor (Hillsdale, NJ), Saraswat; Vijay Anand (Mahopac, NY)
Title: Systems and methods for automatically optimizing high performance computing programming languages
Patent Number: 8,924,946

Inventors: Bilder; Mitchell (Manalapan, NJ), Henderson; Donnie (Manalapan, NJ)
Title: Method for user-aided network performance and connection quality reporting
Patent Number: 7,860,461

Inventors: Billy; Dennis Richard (Kelowna, CA)
Title: Fire safety closure system for candle holders
Patent Number: 8,920,157

Inventors: Bisbee; Stephen F. (Baltimore, MD), Moskowitz; Jack J. (Ellicott City, MD), Becker; Keith F. (Baltimore, MD), Peterson; Ellis K. (Arnold, MD)
Title: System and method for electronic transmission, storage, and retrieval of authenticated electronic original documents
Patent Number: 7,162,635

Inventors: Bisgard-Frantzen; Henrik (Bagsvaerd, DK), Svendsen; Allan (Horsholm, DK), Pedersen; Sven (Gentofte, DK)
Title: Fungamyl-like alpha-amylase variants
Patent Number: 7,160,710

Inventors: Bish; Thomas W. (Tucson, AZ), Dawson; Erika M. (Tucson, AZ), Peake; Jonathan W. (Tucson, AZ), Swingler; Joseph M. (Tucson, AZ), Wood; Michael W. (Warwick, GB)
Title: Dynamic reuse and reconfiguration of logical data objects in a virtual tape system
Patent Number: 8,924,673

Inventors: Bishop; Fred (Glendale, AZ), Eldridge; Eric James (Scottsdale, AZ), Schwarz, Jr.; William S. (Jefferson, SD)
Title: Systems and methods for risk triggering values
Patent Number: 8,919,641

Inventors: Bisig; Martin (Zuchwil, CH)
Title: Interconnection circuit between two loop antennas embedded in a wristband of a wrist-carried wireless instrument
Patent Number: 7,162,217

Inventors: Bissler; John J. (Cincinnati, OH), Polycarpou; Marios M. (Strovolos, CY), Hemasilpin; Nat (Cincinnati, OH), Morales; Efrain O. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Hemofiltration system and method based on monitored patient parameters, supervisory control of hemofiltration, and adaptive control of pumps for hemofiltration
Patent Number: 7,857,976

Inventors: Bjorkholm; Paul (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Radiation sources and compact radiation scanning systems
Patent Number: 7,162,005

Inventors: Blanco; Rosario A. (West Chicago, IL), Buzas; Gabriel L. (Clarendon Hills, IL), Manyek; Peter R. (Highland, IN), Rosiles; Raul C. (Waukegan, IL)
Title: Transport tanker reinforcement
Patent Number: 8,919,261

Inventors: Blaszczec; Miroslaw (Lindenhurst, NY)
Title: Apparatus for cleaning golf clubs
Patent Number: 8,918,943

Inventors: Blawat; Meinolf (Hannover, DE), Kropp; Holger (Wedemark, DE)
Title: Field programmable read-only memory device
Patent Number: 8,923,029

Inventors: Bleeker; Arno Jan (Westerhoven, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,161,661

Inventors: Bleeker; Arno Jan (Westerhoven, NL), Baselmans; Johannes Jacobus Matheus (Orischot, NL), Dierichs; Marce Mathijs Theodore Marie (Venlo, NL), Smirnov; Stanislav (Bethel, CT), Wagner; Christian (Eersel, NL), Ryzhikov; Lev (Norwalk, CT), Troost; Kars Zeger (Waalre, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,859,647

Inventors: Bleile; Leonard George (Calgary, CA), Becker; Christopher Henry (Calgary, CA), Mah; Mae Jennifer (Calgary, CA)
Title: Apparatus, method, media and signals for controlling a wireless communication appliance
Patent Number: 7,162,228

Inventors: Blette; Russell E. (Hastings, MN), Stark; John E. (Maplewood, MN), Qiblawi; Jameel R. (North Hudson, WI)
Title: Reusable line connector
Patent Number: 7,861,457

Inventors: Bley; Roland (Buehl, DE), Zink; Matthias (Ottenhoefen, DE)
Title: Hydraulic system
Patent Number: 7,159,704

Inventors: Blum; Rainer (Ludwigshafen, DE), Eichhorst; Manfred (Oststeinbek, DE), Hegemann; Gunther (Hamburg, DE), Lienert; Klaus-Wilhelm (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Melt coating method using a polyester resin composition
Patent Number: 7,160,961

Inventors: Boday; Dylan J. (Tucson, AZ), Kuczynski; Joseph (Rochester, MN), Singh; Prabjit (Poughkeepsie, NY), Wertz; Jason T. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Zhang; Jing (Poughkeesie, NY)
Title: Implementing pre-treatment of water cooling hoses to increase reliability
Patent Number: 8,919,388

Inventors: Bodkin; Andrew (Wellesley, MA)
Title: Multiband spatial heterodyne spectrometer and associated methods
Patent Number: 8,922,783

Inventors: Bodnar; Eric O. (Santa Cruz, CA), Easwar; Venkat (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Media publishing system with methodology for parameterized rendering of image regions of interest
Patent Number: 7,860,309

Inventors: Boesjes; Eimar M. (Eugene, OR)
Title: Distributed wireless online access system
Patent Number: 8,923,165

Inventors: Bohlen; John R. (Long Beach, MS)
Title: Air cleaner including an improved airflow path
Patent Number: 7,857,884

Inventors: Boisseau; Jean-Francois (Lachute, CA)
Title: Container for the management of pharmacy prescriptions, cares and services
Patent Number: 8,919,561

Inventors: Bojanic; Slobodan M. (Redmond, WA), Das; Anjan Kumar (Bellevue, WA), Tak Lee; Theodore (Issaquah, WA), Bernhardt; Jeff R. (Woodinville, WA), Durley; Mark (Sammamish, WA), Howey; James Kelsey (Seattle, WA), Nanda; Ranjeeta (Jersey City, NJ)
Title: Systems and methods for modularizing data flows
Patent Number: 7,860,905

Inventors: Bonacchi; Sara (Pistoia, IT), Montalti; Marco (Calderara Di Reno, IT), Prodi; Luca (Bologna, IT), Zacheroni; Nelsi (Bologna, IT), Zerbetto; Francesco (Bologna, IT), Calvaresi; Matteo (Bologna, IT), Cauzzi; Daniele (Parma, IT)
Title: Use of a coordination complex or compound for the measurement of temperature
Patent Number: 8,919,191

Inventors: Bond; Chris (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: System and process for transforming two-dimensional images into three-dimensional images
Patent Number: 8,922,628

Inventors: Bonitz; Ralf (Stadecken-Elsheim, DE), Duerolf; Peter (Grunberg, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for positioning a feeder needle, and feeder
Patent Number: 7,860,588

Inventors: Boos; Zdravko (Munchen, DE)
Title: Amplifier arrangement and method for calibrating an amplifier arrangement
Patent Number: 7,161,418

Inventors: Borgerson; James B. (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Eight speed transmission with planetary and layshaft gearing
Patent Number: 7,857,726

Inventors: Borghetti; Stefano (Rome, IT), Della Corte; Gianluca (Rome, IT), Gianfagna; Leonida (Naples, IT), Sgro'; Antonio (Girifalco, IT)
Title: Remote computer rebooting tool
Patent Number: 8,924,306

Inventors: Boroczky; Lilla (Mount Kisco, NY), Janssen; Johan (South Salem, NY)
Title: Apparatus and method for providing a usefulness metric based on coding information for video enhancement
Patent Number: 7,161,633

Inventors: Bortoletto; Anderson (Waunakee, WI), Cur; Nihat (Saint Joseph, MI), Leclear; Douglas D. (Benton Harbor, MI), Tenbarge; Andrew M. (Saint Joseph, MI), Voglewede; Ronald L. (Saint Joseph, MI)
Title: Vertical ice maker with microchannel evaporator
Patent Number: 8,919,145

Inventors: Bouchard; Peter D. (Wolcott, CT)
Title: System and method for assessing risks of a software solution for a customer
Patent Number: 7,860,765

Inventors: Boucher; Laura (Epping, NH)
Title: Snow removal device and kit
Patent Number: 7,861,361

Inventors: Bouhraoua; Abdelhafid (Kanata, CA)
Title: Selective filtering earplugs
Patent Number: 8,923,523

Inventors: Bourrel; Maurice (Pau, FR), Gras; Jean-Michel (Coarraze, FR)
Title: Method for assaying hydrocarbons
Patent Number: 8,921,117

Inventors: Bousack; Herbert (Aachen, DE), Soltner; Helmut (Inden, DE), Mayer; Dirk (Frechen, DE), Banzet; Marko (Geilenkirchen, DE)
Title: Infrared sensor comprising tunnel junction for measuring the deformation of a membrane
Patent Number: 8,919,212

Inventors: Bowman; Howard (Birmingham, AL), Hudson; Bruce W. (Pleasant Grove, AL)
Title: Terpolymer blends and their use as pressure-sensitive adhesives
Patent Number: 8,920,921

Inventors: Bowman; Judson Shiers (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Method and system for delivering contextual content to a mobile device
Patent Number: 7,860,449

Inventors: Boyce; Rustum S. (Scarsdale, NY), Cherian; Joseph (Singapore, SG), Calanasan; Cleofe (Singapore, SG), Sihombing; Muhammad Sofian Asi (Singapore, SG)
Title: Lipopeptide compounds and their use
Patent Number: 8,921,309

Inventors: Boyden; Scott A. (Knoxville, TN), Piche; Stephen (Austin, TX)
Title: Process parameter estimation in controlling emission of a non-particulate pollutant into the air
Patent Number: 7,860,586

Inventors: Bracco; Jacopo (New York, NY), Pontual; Carlos R. (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA), Sanchez; Flover (Cali, CO), Torre; Ricardo Montes (Hawthorne, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for requesting a communication
Patent Number: 8,923,504

Inventors: Brack; Hans-Peter (Herrliberg, CH), Jansen; Bernard (Bergen op Zoom, NL), Kamps; Jan Henk (Bergen Op Zoom, NL), Looij; Hans (Bergen op Zoom, NL), Vermeulen; Han (Hoeven, NL), Willemse; Dennis (Standdaarbuiten, NL)
Title: Polycarbonate resins method of manufacture, and articles formed therefrom
Patent Number: 7,858,728

Inventors: Bradley; Lisa M. (Cary, NC), Davis; Tamera L. (Raleigh, NC), Gawor; Helen L. (Apex, NC), Sun; Lin (Morrisville, NC), Thomsen; Kaylee M. (Durham, NC), Yang; ChunHui (Durham, NC)
Title: Method and system for communication confirmation warning
Patent Number: 7,860,223

Inventors: Brahma; Avra (Dearborn, MI)
Title: Monitoring of exhaust gas oxygen sensor performance
Patent Number: 7,861,515

Inventors: Brameshuber; Josef (Neuzeug, AT), Koettritsch; Hubert Friedrich (Amstetten, AT), Strohmayr; Gerhard (Steyr, AT)
Title: Rolling element bearing
Patent Number: 8,920,040

Inventors: Branson; Michael J. (Rochester, MN), Cradick; Ryan K. (Oronoco, MN), Santosuosso; John M. (Rochester, MN), Schulz; Brandon W. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Streams debugging within a windowing condition
Patent Number: 8,924,939

Inventors: Branson; Michael J. (Rochester, MN), Cradick; Ryan K. (Oronoco, MN), Santosuosso; John M. (Rochester, MN), Schulz; Brandon W. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Streams debugging within a windowing condition
Patent Number: 8,924,940

Inventors: Brask; Justin K. (Portland, OR), Kavalieros; Jack (Portland, OR), Shah; Uday (Portland, OR), Doczy; Mark L. (Beaverton, OR), Metz; Matthew V. (Hillsboro, OR), Chau; Robert S. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Method for making a semiconductor device that includes a metal gate electrode
Patent Number: 7,160,767

Inventors: Brehm; Horst (Bischberg, DE), Scheck; Georg (Weitramsdorf, DE), Lohnert; Heiko (Grosswalbur, DE), Theil; Andreas (Meeder, DE)
Title: Adjustment fitting
Patent Number: 7,857,391

Inventors: Breidenbach; Thomas Scott (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Aerodynamic drag reducing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,857,376

Inventors: Bremner; John (Wollongong, AU), Pyne; Stephen (Wollongong, AU), Keller; Paul (Wollongong, AU), Coghlan; Dan (Wollongong, AU), Garas; Adel (Wollongong, AU), Witchhard; Helen (Wollongong, AU), Boyle; Tim (Wollongong, AU), Coates; Jonathan (Richmond, AU)
Title: Peptoid compounds
Patent Number: 7,160,854

Inventors: Bridger; Gary (Bellingham, WA), Boehringer; Eva Maria (White Rock, CA), Wang; Zhongren (Langley, CA), Schols; Dominique (Herent, BE), Skerlj; Renato (Vancouver, CA), Bogucki; David (Surrey, CA)
Title: Methods to treat conditions mediated by chemokine receptors
Patent Number: 7,160,872

Inventors: Brieva; Hernando (Manalapan, NJ), Russ; Julio Gans (Westfield, NJ), Sandewicz; Ida Marie (Spotswood, NJ)
Title: Cosmetic compositions
Patent Number: 7,160,550

Inventors: Briot; Patrick (Pommier de Beaurepaire, FR), Coupard; Vincent (Vaulx en Velin, FR), Forestiere; Alain (Vernaison, FR), Llido; Eric (Communay, FR), Poussereau; Thierry (Lyons, FR)
Title: Process for the valorization of a charge of hydrocarbons and for reducing the vapor pressure of said charge
Patent Number: 7,161,052

Inventors: Brockel; Klaus (Sao Leopoldo, BR), Fischer; Hartmut (Remshalden, DE), Rosskamp; Heiko (Adelberg, DE), Amend; Helmar (Waiblingen, DE), Klaric; Igor (Korb, DE)
Title: Method for making a cylinder
Patent Number: 7,159,314

Inventors: Brockhaus; Helmut (Dinslaken, DE)
Title: Electric device and method for operating an electric device
Patent Number: 7,162,651

Inventors: Broer; Dirk Jan (Geldrop, NL), Peeters; Emiel (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Photo-responsive layer and layer assembly
Patent Number: 8,921,806

Inventors: Brower; David C. (Wake Forest, NC), Herring; Dean F. (Youngsville, NC)
Title: In situ formation of threads throughout bore of sleeve inserted into substrate hole
Patent Number: 8,919,172

Inventors: Brown, Jr.; Kenneth J. (Glenmoore, PA)
Title: Device for supporting telephone headpieces in automobiles
Patent Number: 7,857,178

Inventors: Brown; David W. (Niles, MI)
Title: Synchronized hydraulic power module
Patent Number: 8,920,145

Inventors: Brown; Gene L. (Durham, CT), Coffey; Brendan F. (Rhineback, NY), Dawson; Christopher J. (Arlington, VA), Harris; Clifford V. (Saugerties, NY)
Title: Dynamically resizing a networked computing environment to process a workload
Patent Number: 8,924,561

Inventors: Brown; Gregory C. (Chanhassen, MN), Larson; Thomas A. (St. Louis Park, MN)
Title: Pressure sensing device for harsh environments
Patent Number: 7,861,595

Inventors: Brown; Michael Kenneth (Fergus, CA), Kirkup; Michael Grant (Waterloo, CA), Brown; Michael Stephen (Kitchener, CA)
Title: Method of generating and providing a password to a handheld electronic device
Patent Number: 8,922,398

Inventors: Brown; Michael Wayne (Georgetown, TX), Garfinkle; Scott E. (Autin, TX), Paolini; Michael A. (Round Rock, TX), Wendt; David Mark (Apex, NC)
Title: Language extension for light weight threading in a JVM
Patent Number: 7,162,718

Inventors: Brunner; Josie C. (Durham, NC), Brunner; Andrew T. (Durham, NC)
Title: Systems and apparatuses for seamless integration of user, contextual, and socially aware search utilizing layered approach
Patent Number: 7,860,852

Inventors: Bryant; Michael John (West Midlands, GB)
Title: Internal combustion engines
Patent Number: 7,159,542

Inventors: Bryborn; Mattias (Lund, SE)
Title: Method and apparatus for recording of electronic handwriting
Patent Number: 7,162,087

Inventors: Bucay-Couto; Weenna (Burlington, MA)
Title: Medical imaging reference devices
Patent Number: 8,920,826

Inventors: Buchsbaum; Luiz (Great Falls, VA), Oishi; Tokuo (Vienna, VA), Jhugroo; Shailesh (Washington, DC)
Title: Satellite based content distribution system using IP multicast technology
Patent Number: 7,161,934

Inventors: Budde; Frank (Damme, DE), Kruse; Jochen (Osnabruck, DE), Schonhoff; Stefan (Osnabruck, DE)
Title: Force connection strut
Patent Number: 7,159,880

Inventors: Buder; Astrid (Kaufering, DE), Wieczorek; Kolja (Landsberg, DE)
Title: Adhesive package and use thereof with an anchoring element
Patent Number: 8,920,087

Inventors: Buell; Erik (Mukwonago, WI), Stefanelli; Anthony (Elkhorn, WI), Fox; John (Mukwonago, WI), Bunne; Jonathan (Elkhorn, WI), Battaglini; Giancarlo (Eagle, WI), Antczak; Chad (Waukesha, WI), Iwinski; Dean (Muskego, WI)
Title: Ridden vehicle with integrated fuel tank
Patent Number: 8,919,483

Inventors: Bulman; Richard L. (New York, NY), Dahl; Brad (Vancouver, B.C., CA), Gravitz; Steve (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Object customization and presentation system
Patent Number: 7,859,551

Inventors: Buma; P. (Nijmegen, NL), van Tienen; T. G. (Nijmegen, NL)
Title: Non-resorbable meniscus prosthesis for the human knee joint
Patent Number: 8,920,498

Inventors: Bunde; Christopher M. (Whitehouse, OH)
Title: Fitting system for a hydraulic tuning cable
Patent Number: 8,919,822

Inventors: Bungo; Motohiko (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Memory module indicator device
Patent Number: 7,162,594

Inventors: Burcham; Timothy N. (Martin, TN)
Title: Variable volume drain field system
Patent Number: 7,857,545

Inventors: Burgener, II; Robert H. (Murray, UT), Felix; Roger L. (Pleasant Grove, UT), Renlund; Gary M. (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: P-type group II-VI semiconductor compounds
Patent Number: 7,161,173

Inventors: Burkhardt; Lutz (Hannover, DE)
Title: Device for the determination of flow parameters for a fluid and method for operating such a device
Patent Number: 7,162,374

Inventors: Burleigh; Joan Billger (Boulder, CO), Waldron; Joan Phillips (Boulder, CO)
Title: Magnetostrictive auditory system
Patent Number: 8,923,535

Inventors: Buschmann; Helmut (Aachen, DE), Wolkerstorfer; Andrea (Vienna, AT), Szolar; Oliver (Vienna, AT), Handler; Norbert (Vienna, AT), Cusack; Stephen (Seyssinet, FR), Smith; Mark (Jersey City, NJ), So; Sung-Sau (Verona, NJ)
Title: Dihydroxypyrimidine carbonic acid derivatives and their use in the treatment, amelioration or prevention of a viral disease
Patent Number: 8,921,388

Inventors: Bush; Ryan J. (Belmont, CA), Vyas; Vipul Niranjan (Mountain View, CA)
Title: System, method and computer program product for activating a cellular phone account
Patent Number: 8,923,838

Inventors: Byers; Charles Calvin (Aurora, IL), Hatcher; Daniel Raymond (Clinton, NJ)
Title: Interconnecting processing units of a stored program controlled system using space division multiplexed free space optics
Patent Number: 7,162,158

Inventors: Byrne; Richard J. (Hillsborough, NJ), Goh; Eu Gene (Singapore, SG), He; Zhi Ping (Shanghai, CN), Heintze; Nevin C. (Sunnyvale, CA), Peng; Yun (Shanghai, CN), Tjandra; Silvester (Singapore, SG), Zhao; Xing (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Double degraded array protection in an integrated network attached storage device
Patent Number: 7,861,036

Inventors: Cahill; Nathan D. (West Henrietta, NY), Ray; Lawrence A. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Method and system for compositing images to produce a cropped image
Patent Number: 7,162,102

Inventors: Cai; You-Hua (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Service cart
Patent Number: 7,857,329

Inventors: Cakareski; Jakov (Stanford, CA), Apostolopoulos; John G. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Methods and systems that use information about a frame of video data to make a decision about sending the frame
Patent Number: 7,860,005

Inventors: Callahan; Timothy J. (Portland, OR), Jana; Snigdha (Portland, OR), Kulkarni; Nandan A. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Persistent cacheable high volume manufacturing (HVM) initialization code
Patent Number: 8,924,649

Inventors: Campbell; Christopher S. (San Jose, CA)
Title: System and method for automatic terminology discovery
Patent Number: 7,860,873

Inventors: Cannon; Joseph M. (Harleysville, PA), Johanson; James A. (Macungie, PA), Micheletti; Doreen M. (Zionsville, PA)
Title: Voice messaging system caller ring bypass control
Patent Number: 7,162,027

Inventors: Cao; Xiaojun (Lockport, NY), Qiao; Chunming (Williamsville, NY), Anand; Vishal (Buffalo, NY), Xiong; Yizhi (West Hollywood, CA)
Title: Efficient optical network design using multi-granular optical cross-connects with wavelength band switching
Patent Number: 7,162,632

Inventors: Cardenas-Valencia; Andres M. (Tampa, FL), Adornato; Lori (Seminole, FL), Short; Robert T. (St. Petersburg, FL), Langebrake; Larry C. (Seminole, FL), Crouch-Baker; Steven (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Method and system for providing a flow through battery cell and uses thereof
Patent Number: 8,920,986

Inventors: Care; Ian C D (Derby, GB)
Title: Electrostatic sensors
Patent Number: 7,161,486

Inventors: Carhuff; Peter W. (Eau Claire, WI), Masu; Takeshi (Nishinomiya, JP), Clyde; Gene (Shanghai, CN), Dickinson; Edward L. (Littleton, MA), Harvey; Andrew C. (Waltham, MA), Kolvek; Edward M. (West Newbury, MA), Lago; Michael H. (New Milford, CT)
Title: Food product dispenser with cleansing mechanism
Patent Number: 7,857,910

Inventors: Carino; Brian (Puyallup, WA)
Title: No-spill tackle, tool or utility box
Patent Number: 8,919,596

Inventors: Carlin; Jennifer Bennett (Richmond, VA)
Title: Forearm and hand positioning device
Patent Number: 8,919,346

Inventors: Carlini; Rina (Oakville, CA), Allen; C. Geoffrey (Waterdown, CA)
Title: Nonpolar liquid and solid phase change ink compositions comprising nanosized particles of benzimidazolone pigments
Patent Number: 7,857,901

Inventors: Carlsen; Peter Ring (Aalborg, DK), Christensen; Ole Molgaard (Haderslev, DK)
Title: Water carryover avoidance method
Patent Number: 7,861,543

Inventors: Carter; Malcolm (Bishops Stortford, GB), Ireland; David (Chelmsford, GB), Warbrick; Kevin (Bishops Stortford, GB), Weil; Jon (Trumpington, GB), Hamer; Peter (Bishops Stortford, GB), Clegg; Richard (Heslington, GB), Clune; Arthur (York, GB)
Title: Reducing network traffic congestion
Patent Number: 7,161,902

Inventors: Carvallo; Maria Paulina (Chicago, IL)
Title: Curtain system
Patent Number: 8,919,418

Inventors: Castaigne; Jean-Paul (Mont-Royal, CA), Demeule; Michel (Beaconsfield, CA), Gagnon; Catherine (Montreal-Nord, CA), Lawrence; Betty (Bolton, CA)
Title: Conjugates of GLP-1 agonists and uses thereof
Patent Number: 8,921,314

Inventors: Catalano; Claudio (Milan, IT)
Title: Method and device for managing the vehicle warm-up phase in a cold start situation by controlling a hydraulic retarder
Patent Number: 7,159,554

Inventors: Catherman; Ryan Charles (Raleigh, NC), Challener; David Carroll (Raleigh, NC), Hoff; James Patrick (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Method for securely creating an endorsement certificate in an insecure environment
Patent Number: 7,861,079

Inventors: Cauchi; Joe (Pyramid Hill, AU)
Title: Lifting device for RC cars
Patent Number: 8,919,837

Inventors: Cebuhar; Wenceslao A. (Norwalk, CT), Hintersteiner; Jason D. (Bethel, CT), Janik; Stan (Naugatuck, CT), Vladimirsky; Yuli (Weston, CT)
Title: Systems and methods for minimizing scattered light in multi-SLM maskless lithography
Patent Number: 7,859,735

Inventors: Cha; Sang Hoon (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Host device interfacing with a point of deployment (POD) and a method of processing broadcast data
Patent Number: 7,860,109

Inventors: Chalmers; Amanda Jane (Vermont, AU), Farrugia; Jason Michael (Laverton South, AU), Salter; Elizabeth Ann (Ballarat North, AU), Such; Christopher Henry (Mount Eliza, AU), MacKinnon; Olga Maree (Blackburn South, AU)
Title: Aqueous polymer dispersion
Patent Number: 7,858,695

Inventors: Chan; Kevin K. (Staten Island, NY), Kedzierski; Jakub (Lexington, MA), Sicina; Raymond M. (Flordia, NY)
Title: Ultra thin silicon on insulator
Patent Number: 7,859,060

Inventors: Chan; Michael K. (Hilliard, OH), Fekner; Tomasz (Lublin, PL), Li; Xin (Albany, CA), Lee; Marianne (Hilliard, OH), Nair; Manoj (Columbus, OH), Ottensen; Jennifer Jo (Worthington, OH)
Title: Pyrrolysine analogs
Patent Number: 8,921,571

Inventors: Chan; Victor (New Paltz, NY), Fischetti; Massimo V. (Putnam Valley, NY), Hergenrother; John M. (Ridgefield, CT), Leong; Meikei (Wappingers Falls, NY), Rengarajan; Rajesh (Fishkill, NY), Reznicek; Alexander (Mount Kisco, NY), Solomon; Paul M. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Sung; Chun-yung (Poughkeepsie, NY), Yang; Min (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Enhancement of electron and hole mobilities in <110> Si under biaxial compressive strain
Patent Number: 7,161,169

Inventors: Chang; Anchung (San Gabriel, CA), Long; Chu-Sieng (El Monte, CA), Patel; Samir B. (Torrance, CA)
Title: Multi-dimensional fractional number of bits modulation scheme
Patent Number: 7,161,991

Inventors: Chang; Ao Yu (Taipei, TW)
Title: Bamboo mat board and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,160,053

Inventors: Chang; Chun-Ming (Tao-Yuan, TW), Tu; Shu-Hui (Tao-Yuan, TW)
Title: Analytical synthesis method and otra-based circuit structure
Patent Number: 8,924,900

Inventors: Chang; Hai-Yan (Tianjin, CN), Chen; Tom (Taipei, TW), Liu; Win-Harn (Taipei, TW)
Title: System architecture for implementing virtual disk service equipment
Patent Number: 7,861,033

Inventors: Chang; Hung-Tien (Taipei, TW), Huang; Chien-Chia (Taipei, TW), Shih; Po-Wei (Taipei, TW)
Title: Portable electronic device and connecting port thereof
Patent Number: 8,920,180

Inventors: Chang; Keng-Ming (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Lens module
Patent Number: 7,859,775

Inventors: Chang; Kwo-Wei (Hsinchu County, TW), Li; Chun-Yi (Taipei, TW)
Title: FSK demodulator, FM demodulator, and related method with a build-in band-pass filter
Patent Number: 7,860,192

Inventors: Chang; Ming S. (Burr Ridge, IL)
Title: Bearing isolator seal with floating ring
Patent Number: 7,857,320

Inventors: Chang; Peter L. D. (Portland, OR), Doyle; Brian S. (Portland, OR)
Title: Independently accessed double-gate and tri-gate transistors in same process flow
Patent Number: 7,859,053

Inventors: Chang; Seok Gyun (Yongin-si, KR), Woo; Soon Ki (Yongin-si, KR), Chang; Youn Han (Yongin-si, KR), Hyung; Yoo Eup (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Cylindrical lithium ion secondary battery having functional center pin
Patent Number: 7,858,218

Inventors: Chang; Yi Ming (Taichung County, TW)
Title: Desiccating container
Patent Number: 8,919,545

Inventors: Chavda; Kavita (Roswell, GA), Mandagere; Nagapramod S. (San Jose, CA), Pantridge; Steven (Montreal, CA), Routray; Ramani R. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Resource planning for data protection validation
Patent Number: 8,924,792

Inventors: Chen; Benson Kwuan-Yi (Durham, NC), Gilfix; Michael (Austin, TX), Moore; Victor S. (Lake City, FL), Wrobel, Jr.; Anthony William (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Synchronizing network feeds in high-frequency network events
Patent Number: 8,924,650

Inventors: Chen; Chih-Wei (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method of sequentially selecting bootable memory module for booting
Patent Number: 7,162,627

Inventors: Chen; Chin-Yuan (Changhua, TW)
Title: Washing apparatus with adjustable water spraying head
Patent Number: 8,919,672

Inventors: Chen; Chun-Ying (Irvine, CA)
Title: Temperature compensated crystal oscillator
Patent Number: 7,161,443

Inventors: Chen; Dong (Croton on Hudson, NY), Faraj; Daniel A. (Rochester, MN), Gooding; Thomas M. (Rochester, MN), Heidelberger; Philip (Cortlandt Manor, NY)
Title: Synchronizing compute node time bases in a parallel computer
Patent Number: 8,924,763

Inventors: Chen; Fen (Williston, VT), Fischer; Armin (Munich, DE)
Title: Metal ion transistor
Patent Number: 7,859,025

Inventors: Chen; Ga-Lane (Fremont, CA), Leu; Charles (Fremont, CA)
Title: Light guide plate with nano-particle layer and back light system with same
Patent Number: 7,160,018

Inventors: Chen; Hsin-cheng (Tainan County, TW), Hsueh; Ching-wen (Yilan County, TW)
Title: Method and device for error analysis of optical disc
Patent Number: 7,861,141

Inventors: Chen; Huajie (Danbury, CT), Holt; Judson R. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Jagannathan; Rangarajan (Hopewell Junction, NY), Natzle; Wesley C. (New Paltz, NY), Sievers; Michael R. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Wise; Richard S. (Newbergh, NY)
Title: Metal oxide field effect transistor with a sharp halo
Patent Number: 7,859,013

Inventors: Chen; Jian (Austin, TX), Mendicino; Michael A. (Austin, TX), Adams; Vance H. (Austin, TX), Yeap; Choh-Fei (San Diego, CA), Kolagunta; Venkat R. (Austin, TX)
Title: Transistor structure with stress modification and capacitive reduction feature in a width direction and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,161,199

Inventors: Chen; Johnny (Sindian, TW)
Title: Wire-clasping light-emitting diode lights
Patent Number: 8,920,002

Inventors: Chen; Lin (Taichung, TW)
Title: Apparatus for raising and lowering covering member of window covering
Patent Number: 8,919,416

Inventors: Chen; Lung-Hsin (Hsinchu, TW), Tseng; Wen-Liang (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method for manufacturing light emitting diode package
Patent Number: 8,921,131

Inventors: Chen; Man Chuing (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Sewing machine feed mechanism
Patent Number: 8,919,269

Inventors: Chen; Shuxian (Fremont, CA), Watt; Jeffrey T. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Ring oscillators
Patent Number: 7,859,354

Inventors: Chen; Tao-Shen (Chung Li, TW)
Title: Detachable pivoting chassis for electronic devices
Patent Number: 8,922,982

Inventors: Chen; Tianniu (Rocky Hill, CT), Xu; Chongying (New Milford, CT), Roeder; Jeffrey F. (Brookfield, CT), Baum; Thomas H. (New Fairfield, CT)
Title: Tantalum amido-complexes with chelate ligands useful for CVD and ALD of TaN and Ta.sub.20.sub.5 thin films
Patent Number: 7,858,816

Inventors: Chen; Wu-Kuang (Taipei Hsien, TW), Chen; Hsiaw-Chiang (Taipei Hsien, TW), Zhang; Min-Qiang (Shenzhen, CN), Liao; Chang-Hua (Shenzhen, CN), Liu; Guo-Zhong (Shenzhen, CN), Chen; Yong-Liang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Cable connector and method of making the same
Patent Number: 7,857,666

Inventors: Chen; Yaohong (Akron, OH)
Title: Functional coupling agents and polymers prepared therewith
Patent Number: 7,858,690

Inventors: Chen; Yen-Ming (Hsin-Chu, TW), Tseng; Huan-Chi (Hsin-Chu, TW), Lee; Yu-Hua (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Dian-Hau (Hsinchu, TW), Lai; Chia-Hung (Taichung, TW), Kuo; Kang-Min (Hsin-chu, TW)
Title: Laminated silicate glass layer etch stop method for fabricating microelectronic product
Patent Number: 7,160,811

Inventors: Cheng; Henrich (Taipei, TW), Huang; Yi-Cheng (Taipei, TW), Chang; Pei-The (Taipei, TW), Huang; Yi-You (Taipei, TW)
Title: Laminin-modified conduit for nerve regeneration and methods of manufacturing the conduit and regenerating nerves using the conduit
Patent Number: 7,858,142

Inventors: Cheng; Hsin (Yun-Lin Hsien, TW), Chou; Chien-Hsin (Yun-Lin Hsien, TW)
Title: Golf ball
Patent Number: 7,857,716

Inventors: Cheng; Shun-Chung (Taipei, TW), Wang; Chih-Huang (Taipei, TW), Cheng; Chang-Ming (Taipei, TW)
Title: Telescopic luminaire
Patent Number: 8,920,003

Inventors: Chenite; Abdellatif (Kirkland, CA), Chaput; Cyril (Montreal, CA), Wang; Dong (Montreal, CA), Selmani; Amine (Laval, CA)
Title: Temperature controlled and pH dependent self gelling biopolymeric aqueous solution
Patent Number: 8,920,842

Inventors: Chiang; Cheng-Chia (Chung Ho, TW), Chiang; Chien-Chung (Chung Ho, TW), Yeh; Chien-Ming (Chung Ho, TW), Kuga; Yuichiro (Chung Ho, TW)
Title: TV card with power-switching function
Patent Number: 7,857,228

Inventors: Chien; Ting Hsu (Taipei, TW), Lin; Chi Sheng (Taipei, TW), Wey; Chin-Long (Taipei, TW), Huang; Chun-Ming (Taipei, TW), Juang; Ying-Zong (Taipei, TW)
Title: Edge-missing detector structure
Patent Number: 7,859,313

Inventors: Childs; Scott L. (Atlanta, GA), Mougin-Andres; Patricia M. (West Lafayette, IN), Stahly; Barbara C. (West Lafayette, IN)
Title: Screening for solid forms by ultrasound crystallization and cocrystallization using ultrasound
Patent Number: 8,920,559

Inventors: Chin; Barry L. (Saratoga, CA), Mak; Alfred W. (Union City, CA), Lei; Lawrence Chung-Lai (Milpitas, CA), Xi; Ming (Palo Alto, CA), Chung; Hua (San Jose, CA), Lai; Ken Kaung (Milpitas, CA), Byun; Jeong Soo (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Atomic layer deposition apparatus
Patent Number: 7,860,597

Inventors: Chindyasov; Vadim (Novocheboksark, RU)
Title: Disposable adobe tableware and methods for making same
Patent Number: 8,921,250

Inventors: Chinniah; Jeyachandrabose (Canton, MI), Fallahi; Amir P. (W. Bloomfield, MI), Erion; Jeffrey Allen (Plymouth, MI), Sayers; Edwin Mitchell (Saline, MI), Jones; Thomas Lee (Commerce Township, MI)
Title: Light manifold for automotive light module
Patent Number: 7,160,010

Inventors: Cho; Jin Hee (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Jin Sam (Daejeon, KR), Ha; Su Jung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for identifying software components for use in an object-oriented programming system
Patent Number: 7,162,708

Inventors: Cho; Yong Wan (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Switched reluctance motor
Patent Number: 8,922,071

Inventors: Choi; Jeong Pil (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method of driving plasma display panel and apparatus thereof
Patent Number: 7,161,607

Inventors: Choi; Nam-Soon (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Sung-Soo (Yongin-si, KR), Kang; Yong-Mook (Yongin-si, KR), Yew; Kyoung-Han (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Negative active material for rechargeable lithium battery, method of preparing same and rechargeable lithium battery including same
Patent Number: 8,920,672

Inventors: Choi; Sung-jin (Anyang-si, KR), Yi; Kang-hyun (Yesan-gun, KR), Lee; Myoung-jun (Bucheon-si, KR)
Title: Three-dimensional glasses and system for wireless power transmission
Patent Number: 8,922,161

Inventors: Choi; Won-Joon (Cupertino, CA), Sun; Qinfang (Cupertino, CA), Gilbert; Jeffrey M. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Repetition coding for a wireless system
Patent Number: 8,923,421

Inventors: Choi; Yong-Suk (Seoul, KR), Yoon; Seung-Beom (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Split-gate nonvolatile memory device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,160,777

Inventors: Chu; Victor P. (Hockesin, DE), Teng; Zhu (Boothwyn, PA), Lewisch; Sandra (Bear, DE), Edwards; Ronald L. (Bear, DE)
Title: Lidocaine analogs and methods of making and using same
Patent Number: 7,161,034

Inventors: Chua-Eoan; Lew G. (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Methods and circuits for optimizing performance and power consumption in a design and circuit employing lower threshold voltage (LVT) devices
Patent Number: 8,924,902

Inventors: Chuang; Ping-Yang (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Heat dissipation structure
Patent Number: 7,859,843

Inventors: Chui; Clarence (San Jose, CA)
Title: Interferometric modulator array with integrated MEMS electrical switches
Patent Number: 7,859,739

Inventors: Chun; Jun-Hyun (Ichon, KR)
Title: Semiconductor memory apparatus
Patent Number: 7,859,880

Inventors: Chung; Chia-Tin (Miao Li, TW), Chang; Su-Jen (Bing Dong, TW), Hwang; Andrea (Zhang Hwa, TW), Hu; Chen-Ze (Zhong Ho, TW)
Title: Organic electroluminescent display and method for making same
Patent Number: 7,161,293

Inventors: Chung; Jae-woo (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Hwa-sun (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Ji-hoon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Inkjet printhead employing piezoelectric actuator and method of manufacturing the inkjet printhead
Patent Number: 7,857,433

Inventors: Cibelli; Jose (East Lansing, MI), Crosby; Javier (Santiago, CL), Fernandez; Emilio (Santiago, CL), Kocabas; Arif (East Lansing, MI), Rosa; Guilherme Jordao De Magalhaes (Middleton, WI)
Title: Identification of genes or polypeptides the expression of which correlates to fertility, ovarian function and/or fetal/newborn viability
Patent Number: 7,858,308

Inventors: Ciesla; Craig Michael (Mountain View, CA), Yairi; Micah B. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: User interface system
Patent Number: 8,922,510

Inventors: Ciesla; Craig Michael (Mountain View, CA), Yairi; Micah B. (Palo Alto, CA), Saal; Nathaniel Mark (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: User interface system
Patent Number: 8,922,502

Inventors: Ciesla; Craig Michael (Mountain View, CA), Yairi; Micah B. (Palo Alto, CA), Saal; Nathaniel Mark (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: User interface system
Patent Number: 8,922,503

Inventors: Cirot; Eric Yves Serge (Singapore, SG), Tan; Sze Kwang (Singapore, SG), Padala; Mallikarjuna Rao (Singapore, SG)
Title: Circuit, method and system for generating a non-linear transfer characteristic
Patent Number: 7,161,411

Inventors: Clark, Jr.; Charles F. (Beaverton, OR), Pileggi; James D. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Reduced size bias tee
Patent Number: 8,922,306

Inventors: Clark; Bryan A. (Forest Lake, MN), Herbst; Thomas J. (Eagan, MN), Jorgensen; Kimberly A. (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Implantable active fixation lead with biodegradable helical tip
Patent Number: 8,923,985

Inventors: Clark; Jason V. (West Lafayette, IN)
Title: Microelectromechanical system design and layout
Patent Number: 8,924,909

Inventors: Clark; John Charles (White Bear Lake, MN), Frisk; Joseph William (Oakdale, MN)
Title: Electrophoretically deposited hydrophilic coatings for fuel cell diffuser/current collector
Patent Number: 7,160,424

Inventors: Clausen; Carol A. (DeForest, WI), Yang; Vina W. (Verona, WI), West; Michael H. (Senatobia, MS), West, legal representative; Erlene (Senatobia, MS)
Title: Multi-component biocide composition for wood protection
Patent Number: 7,858,125

Inventors: Clay; Matthew (Fort Worth, TX), Talavera; James (Houston, TX)
Title: System and method for enhanced wellbore perforations
Patent Number: 8,919,444

Inventors: Cleeves; James M. (Redwood City, CA), Subramanian; Vivek (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Vertically stacked field programmable nonvolatile memory and method of fabrication
Patent Number: 7,160,761

Inventors: Clemens; Mark Marion (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Keypad for a slider type portable mobile communications device
Patent Number: 7,860,539

Inventors: Coe; Andrew (Gateshead, GB)
Title: Support for sanding apparatus
Patent Number: 7,160,182

Inventors: Cole; Jeffrey (Danville, CA)
Title: Braking and steering system for a truck, wheeled platform, skateboard or vehicle
Patent Number: 7,159,879

Inventors: Coleman; Victoria S. (Menlo Park, CA), Seifert; Jean-Pierre (Tirol, AT), Cheng; Doreen (San Jose, CA), Zhang; Xinwen (San Jose, CA)
Title: Flat or extended architecture using an integrated application and operating system component for computing systems and environments
Patent Number: 8,924,987

Inventors: Collet; Jean-Luc (La Gaude, FR), Coulomb; Beatrice (Cagnes sur Mer, FR), Drouet; Francois-Xavier (La Gaude, FR), Truntschka; Carole (Saint-Laurent-du-Var, FR)
Title: Method and system of administrating a peer-to-peer file sharing network
Patent Number: 8,924,460

Inventors: Collier; Katherine D (Redwood City, CA), Lee; Edwin (San Francisco, CA), Leiva; Nicholas (San Francisco, CA), Morrison; Thomas B (Winchester, MA), Schellenberger; Volker (Palo Alto, CA), Selifonova; Olga V (Plymouth, MN), Kean; Adam C (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Phosphate limited inducible promoter and a Bacillus expression system
Patent Number: 7,858,762

Inventors: Colvin; Dan (Farmington Hills, MI)
Title: Method for inhibiting engine stalling in a hybrid vehicle
Patent Number: 7,160,223

Inventors: Colvin; Robert Charles (Highlands Ranch, CO)
Title: Methods and systems for the securitization of certificates of deposit
Patent Number: 7,860,771

Inventors: Conley, Jr.; John F. (Camas, WA), Ono; Yoshi (Camas, WA), Evans; David R. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Method to perform selective atomic layer deposition of zinc oxide
Patent Number: 7,160,819

Inventors: Connelly; Richard W. (Carp, CA), Smith; Duane (Ottawa, CA)
Title: High performance sewer system
Patent Number: 7,857,968

Inventors: Connely, III; Robert Emmitt (Roswell, GA), Mathur; Alok (Alpharetta, GA), Ordahl; Steven Troy (Alpharetta, GA), Piccolo; Andreas Achille (Gainesville, GA)
Title: Method for providing web-based delivery of medical service requests
Patent Number: 7,860,726

Inventors: Conta; Renato (Ivrea, IT), Manini; Enrico (Chiaverano, IT)
Title: Composite ink jet printhead and relative manufacturing process
Patent Number: 7,159,969

Inventors: Contes; Andrew N. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Invertible front opening unified pod
Patent Number: 7,857,139

Inventors: Cook; Fred S. (Olathe, KS)
Title: Enforcing a communication architecture in a communication network
Patent Number: 7,162,523

Inventors: Cook; Ronald M. (Novato, CA)
Title: Fluorescence energy transfer probes with stabilized conformations
Patent Number: 7,160,996

Inventors: Cook; Steven T. (Miamisburg, OH)
Title: Apparatus and method of forming reclosable containers
Patent Number: 8,919,165

Inventors: Cook; William A. (Bloomington, IN), Hiles; Michael C. (West Lafayette, IN), Kozma; Thomas G. (West Lafayette, IN), Patel; Umesh H. (West Lafayette, IN)
Title: Graft prosthesis, material and methods
Patent Number: 8,920,516

Inventors: Cooray; Nawalage Florence (Kawasaki, JP), Takei; Fumio (Kawasaki, JP), Tomoi; Masao (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Electrolyte composition, solid electrolyte membrane, solid polymer fuel cell and manufacturing method for solid electrolyte membrane
Patent Number: 7,858,215

Inventors: Cops; Wim F. (Le Rouret, FR)
Title: Impedance conversion in data communication
Patent Number: 7,859,297

Inventors: Corbett; John (Vaucluse, AU), Corbett, Sr.; John (Paradise Point, AU)
Title: Method and apparatus for conducting an assay
Patent Number: 8,921,040

Inventors: Corbin; Thomas Charles (Monticello, IL)
Title: Soybean variety XB32A06
Patent Number: 7,161,068

Inventors: Cordova; Rois O. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Peer to peer software distribution system
Patent Number: 7,162,538

Inventors: Coronado; Juan A. (Tucson, AZ), Lara; Christina A. (Tucson, AZ), Martinez; Lisa R. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Extender storage pool system
Patent Number: 8,924,622

Inventors: Coughlan; Kelley Elizabeth (Santa Monica, CA), Deese; Jennifer Gennene (Santa Monica, CA)
Title: Protective carrying apparatus for a cellular phone and essential personal items
Patent Number: 8,923,938

Inventors: Cox; William I. (East Greenbush, NY), Alexander; Jeannine P. (Clifton Park, NY), Goebel; Scott (Ballston Spa, NY)
Title: Enhancement of the immune response using CD36-binding domain
Patent Number: 8,921,534

Inventors: Craig; Scott C. (Livonia, MI), Spratte; Joachim (Osnabruck, DE)
Title: Trailer hitch for a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,159,890

Inventors: Cremerius; Rolf (St. Augustin, DE)
Title: Process of and device for machining ball hubs
Patent Number: 7,857,682

Inventors: Creta; Kenneth C. (Gig Harbor, WA), George; Robert T. (Austin, TX), Congdon; Bradford B. (Olympia, WA), Rand; Tony S. (Tacoma, WA)
Title: Reordering unrelated transactions from an ordered interface
Patent Number: 7,162,546

Inventors: Crews; James B. (Willis, TX)
Title: Polyols for breaking of fracturing fluid
Patent Number: 7,160,842

Inventors: Croft; Rachel (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for treating hemorrhoids
Patent Number: 7,160,294

Inventors: Crowley; Robert J. (Sudbury, MA)
Title: Dendritic electronic circuits for RFID
Patent Number: 8,922,374

Inventors: Cucchi; Silvio (Gaggiano, IT), Treu; Marisa (Carnia, IT), Gladiali; Giulio (Milan, IT), Rossi; Paolo (Magenta, IT), Lometti; Alberto (Merate, IT), Frigerio; Silvano (Cantu', IT), Lenti; Marco (Monza, IT)
Title: Multi-service transport apparatus with switch for integrated transport networks
Patent Number: 8,923,288

Inventors: Cui; Zhan (Colchester, GB), Tang; Qiao (Cardiff, GB)
Title: Method of comparing data sequences
Patent Number: 8,924,340

Inventors: Cull; David (Bangkok, TH), Sillince; Mark (West Sussex, GB)
Title: Over pressure release valve
Patent Number: 8,919,618

Inventors: Cummings; Uri (Santa Monica, CA), Lines; Andrew (Calabasas, CA)
Title: Asynchronous static random access memory
Patent Number: 7,161,828

Inventors: Cunningham; Scott D. (Chadds Ford, PA), Lowe; David J. (Wilmington, DE), O'Brien; John P. (Oxford, PA), Wang; Hong (Kennett Square, PA), Wilkins; Antoinette E. (Newark, DE)
Title: PMMA binding peptides and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,858,581

Inventors: Cuny; Arnaud (Domgermain, FR), Berthon; Francis (Pompey, FR)
Title: Closure device
Patent Number: 7,160,051

Inventors: Cychosz; Kenneth Peter (Apple Valley, MN), Gilkay; Brian (Brooklyn Park, MN)
Title: Stored, temporary alteration of business logic
Patent Number: 7,860,777

Inventors: Czajka; Edward (Brooklyn, NY), Khatchadourian; Puzant (New York, NY), Melkonyan; Hakob (Fort Lee, NJ)
Title: Adjustable sized jewelry
Patent Number: 7,861,554

Inventors: da Silva; Pedro Marques (Sao Paulo, BR), Baquete; Katia Cristina (Campinas, BR)
Title: Extruded artisan soap having inner vein
Patent Number: 7,858,571

Inventors: Dagenais; Peter (The Colony, TX), Fripp; Michael L. (Carrollton, TX)
Title: Varying pore size in a well screen
Patent Number: 8,919,451

Inventors: Dahlberg; Goran (Granna, SE), Doragrip; Gustaf (Jonkoping, SE), Gunnarsson; Peter (Granna, SE), Kragner; Marcus (Huskvarna, SE), Sjogren; Anna (Jonkoping, SE), Ollas; Esbjorn (Huskvarna, SE)
Title: Casing for leaf blower
Patent Number: 7,159,691

Inventors: Dahlmann; Uwe (Heidelberg, DE), Feustel; Michael (Koengernheim, DE)
Title: Corrosion inhibitors with improved water solubility and improved film persistence
Patent Number: 7,160,507

Inventors: Dai; Zhisheng (Cranbury, NJ), Dalal; Adarsh (Lodi, NJ), Lawson, III; Doanld C. (Coplay, PA), He; Jinbao (Edison, NJ)
Title: Cardanol based dimers and uses therefor
Patent Number: 7,858,725

Inventors: Daily; Dennis Eugene (Duncan, MS)
Title: Multipurpose gravity air compressor
Patent Number: 8,920,135

Inventors: Dakka; Jihad M. (Whitehouse Station, NJ), Zushma; Stephen (Clinton, NJ), Coute; Nicolas P. (Houston, TX), Benitez; Francisco M. (Cypress, TX), Mozeleski; Edmund J. (Califon, NJ)
Title: Oxidation of hydrocarbons
Patent Number: 8,921,609

Inventors: Dale; Mark (Laguna Hills, CA), Hartman; David L. (Laguna Hills, CA), Lin; Dorothy D. (Laguna Beach, CA), Brescia, Jr.; Rocco J. (Newport Coast, CA), Gin; Alan (Corona Del Mar, CA), Bhaskaran; Ravi (Irvine, CA), Chien; Jen-chieh (Lake Forest, CA), Fanous; Adel (Irvine, CA)
Title: Upstream adaptive modulation in a communications system
Patent Number: 7,860,041

Inventors: Dally; William J. (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Digital transmitter
Patent Number: 8,923,433

Inventors: Dalton; Michael J. (Evanston, IL), Dalton; Jordan M. (Chicago, IL), Pheil; Natan A. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Vascular access port with tubular shaped septum
Patent Number: 8,920,390

Inventors: Daly; Robert Patrick (Orlando, FL), Reinpoldt; Willem H. (Windermere, FL)
Title: System for deployment of a millimeter wave concealed object detection system using an outdoor passively illuminated structure
Patent Number: 7,858,938

Inventors: Dammers; Dirk (Neukirchen-Vluyn, DE)
Title: Floor panel with the tongue more elastic than the locking element
Patent Number: 7,861,483

Inventors: Daniel, IV; Charles D. (Gainesville, FL)
Title: Trolling motor rigging station
Patent Number: 8,919,262

Inventors: Daniel; Jeffrey K. (Houston, TX)
Title: Landing gear control system for trailers
Patent Number: 8,919,738

Inventors: Daniels; John J. (Higganum, CT)
Title: Solid state light sheet and bare die semiconductor circuits with series connected bare die circuit elements
Patent Number: 7,858,994

Inventors: Darnell; Lawrence W. (Cypress, TX), Dimalanta; Ramon C. (Rancho Santa Margarita, CA), Madden; Sean C. (Mission Viejo, CA), Sussman; Glenn R. (Laguna Niguel, CA)
Title: Container for delivery of fluid to ophthalmic surgical handpiece
Patent Number: 7,160,268

Inventors: Darsale; Cynthia Sayblee (Miami, FL)
Title: Nourishing oil composition, pomade, composition for promoting hair growth, shampoo, conditioner, hair root stimulator, and methods for making and using the same
Patent Number: 8,920,853

Inventors: Das; Arnab (Bethesda, MD), Madan; Ritesh (Jersey City, NJ), Rangan; Sundeep (Jersey City, NJ), Shakkottai; Sanjay (Austin, TX), Ray; Siddharth (Bridgewater, NJ)
Title: Scheduling QOS flows in broadband wireless communication systems
Patent Number: 8,923,157

Inventors: Datta; Sudhin (Houston, TX), Sims; Charles L. (Houston, TX), Jiang; Peijun (League City, TX), Sahnoune; Abdelhadi (Houston, TX), Thurman; Derek W. (Houston, TX)
Title: Soft homogeneous isotactic polypropylene compositions
Patent Number: 7,858,701

Inventors: Dauchy; Julien (Chatte, FR), Chatroux; Daniel (Teche, FR)
Title: Device for measuring battery voltage and related monitoring device
Patent Number: 8,922,216

Inventors: David; Solomon I. (Singapore, SG), Pela; Peter Lawrence (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: System for monitoring connection pattern of data ports
Patent Number: 7,160,143

Inventors: Davidson; Robert Bruce (Cambridge, GB), Lance; Mark Andrew (Williamstown, AU)
Title: Salt water chlorinator
Patent Number: 8,920,615

Inventors: Davies; Elwyn B (Ely, GB), Rosenberg; Catherine (West Lafayette, IN)
Title: Communications system, apparatus and method therefor
Patent Number: 7,161,897

Inventors: Davis; Delroy (Baltimore, MD), Davis; Barbara (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Pool table system
Patent Number: 8,920,255

Inventors: Davis; James Ronald (Rock Hill, SC)
Title: Snagless bladed fishing lure
Patent Number: 8,919,033

Inventors: Davis; Roy H. (San Diego, CA), Forutanpour; Babak (San Diego, CA), Stern; Ronen R. (San Diego, CA), Momeyer; Brian (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Battery charging to extend battery life and improve efficiency
Patent Number: 8,922,329

Inventors: Davis; Tina Marie (Aliso Viejo, CA), McDonald; Robert Duncan (Decatur, GA)
Title: Child testing apparatus, information system and method of use
Patent Number: 7,857,624

Inventors: Dawson; Christopher J. (Arlington, VA), Diluoffo; Vincenzo V. (Sandy Hook, CT)
Title: Optimizing a user interface for a computing device
Patent Number: 8,924,873

Inventors: De Santi; Ivano (Pianezza, IT), Panini; Ugo (Torino, IT)
Title: Input feeder device for an apparatus for processing paper documents, particularly bank cheques
Patent Number: 8,919,759

Inventors: De Weerdt; Robrecht Emiel Maria Leonia (Hoogstraten, BE)
Title: Lithographic apparatus and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,161,657

Inventors: Decker; Thomas R. (Bloomsbury, NJ)
Title: Sediment monitoring system for stormwater management facilities
Patent Number: 8,924,167

Inventors: Deguchi; Takaaki (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Kohichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Disk drive and arm coil support assembly
Patent Number: 7,859,796

Inventors: Deisenhofer; Ralf (Senden, DE), Hahn; Dieter (Heidenheim, DE), Neumeister; Stephan (Heidenheim, DE)
Title: Surface-mountable component and method for the production thereof
Patent Number: 7,161,796

Inventors: del Pino Suarez; Carlos (Carolina, PR)
Title: Filter fuel assembly
Patent Number: 7,857,971

Inventors: Delametter; Christopher N. (Rochester, NY), Lebens; John A. (Rush, NY), Trauernicht; David P. (Rochester, NY), Chwalek; James M. (Pittsford, NY), Xie; Yonglin (Pittsford, NY), Kneezel; Gary A. (Webster, NY), Morton; Christopher R. (Rochester, NY), Burke; Cathie J. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Dual feed liquid drop ejector
Patent Number: 7,857,422

Inventors: DeLap; Christopher K. (Cottonwood Heights, UT), Harris; Herbert J. (Stansbury Park, UT)
Title: Arrow vane apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,920,270

Inventors: Delapierre; Gilles (Seyssins, FR)
Title: Integrated micro electromechanical system encapsulation component and fabrication process of the component
Patent Number: 7,161,233

Inventors: Delaunay; Marc (Meylan, FR), Senillou; Anne (Saint-Egreve, FR), Semeria; Marie-Noelle (Rochetiere, FR)
Title: Process for making at least one nanotube between two electrically conducting elements and device for implementing such a process
Patent Number: 7,160,585

Inventors: Delfort; Bruno (Paris, FR), Le Pennec; Dominique (Orgerus, FR), Grandjean; Julien (Lyons, FR)
Title: Method for synthesising bis[3-(N,N-dialkylamino)propyl]ethers
Patent Number: 8,921,602

Inventors: Delgado; Marcus (Duluth, GA), Evans; Sandra J. (Atlanta, GA), Lantz; Harrison P. (Powder Springs, GA), Sherwood; Amy L. (Marietta, GA), Furth; David L. (Atlanta, GA)
Title: System and method for managing sponsorships
Patent Number: 7,162,429

Inventors: Delia; Wayne M. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Kelley; Edward E. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Motika; Franco (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Method and system for preventing password theft through unauthorized keylogging
Patent Number: 8,925,073

Inventors: Dell; Martin S. (Bethlehem, PA), Dziong; Zbigniew M. (Atlantic Highlands, NJ), Li; Wei (Basking Ridge, NJ), Ouyang; Yu-Kuen (San Jose, CA), Tota; Matthew (Clinton, NJ), Wang; Yung-Terng (Marlboro, NJ)
Title: Three-stage switch fabric with input device features
Patent Number: 7,161,906

Inventors: Demura; Takayuki (Mishima, JP), Nagata; Tetsuji (Kariya, JP)
Title: Method of controlling ignition timing in internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,159,565

Inventors: Dennis; Michael R. (Scappoose, OR), Paasche; Gerhard (Scappoose, OR)
Title: Self-balancing, load-distributing helmet structure
Patent Number: 7,159,249

Inventors: Derochers; Paul P. (Stoughton, MA)
Title: Retractable bumper system and method
Patent Number: 7,159,526

Inventors: Deshpande; Deepak Anant (Katy, TX)
Title: Electronic disinfection of airborne pollutants
Patent Number: 7,160,506

Inventors: Detlefs; David (Westford, MA), Duffy; John Joseph (Renton, WA), Graefe; Goetz (Bellevue, WA), Grover; Vinod K. (Mercer Island, WA), Magruder; Michael M. (Sammamish, WA), Zhang; Lingli (Goleta, CA)
Title: Exception ordering in contention management to support speculative sequential semantics
Patent Number: 7,860,847

Inventors: Devarajan; Ramesh (Bangalore, IN), Franko; Jaemon D. (Lakewood, WA)
Title: Replaying architectural execution with a probeless trace capture
Patent Number: 8,924,788

Inventors: Devarapalli; Vamsi (Wappingers Falls, NY), Goyette; Colin J. (Red Hook, NY), Kennett; Michael R. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Khojasteh; Mahmoud (Poughkeepsie, NY), Lin; Qinghuang (Yorktown Heights, NY), Steffes; James J. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Ticknor; Adam D. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Tseng; Wei-tsu (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Post metal chemical-mechanical planarization cleaning process
Patent Number: 8,920,567

Inventors: Deweese; Timothy (Los Alamitos, CA), Delibro; Brandon (Los Alamitos, CA)
Title: Safe weapon container for securely releasing a defense weapon
Patent Number: 8,922,335

Inventors: Dewert; Eckhart (Zurich, CH)
Title: Adjustable seating furniture
Patent Number: 7,861,610

Inventors: Dhaniyala; Suresh (Potsdam, NY), Dubey; Praney (Karnatka, IN)
Title: High-flow dual-channel differential mobility analyzer
Patent Number: 8,919,183

Inventors: Dhuper; Sunil Kumar (Old Westbury, NY), D'Alo; Herbert Fred (Madison, CT)
Title: Adapter for use in an aerosol delivery system
Patent Number: 7,861,713

Inventors: Diamond; Don (Glendora, CA)
Title: Diagnostic reagents for human cytomegalovirus and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,160,685

Inventors: Diggs; Matthew Byrne (Farmington, MI)
Title: Pushrod engine with multiple independent lash adjusters for each pushrod
Patent Number: 7,861,680

Inventors: DiGirolamo; Martin Victor (Lexington, KY), MacMillan; David Starling (Winchester, KY), McCoy; Jody Evan (Stanton, KY), Soto; Robert Francis (Lexington, KY), Stafford; Donald Wayne (Georgetown, KY)
Title: Buffed toner metering blade for use with an imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,162,191

Inventors: Dinev; Jivko (Santa Clara, CA), Singh; Saravjeet (Santa Clara, CA), Nangoy; Roy C. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: High efficiency gas dissociation in inductively coupled plasma reactor with improved uniformity
Patent Number: 8,920,599

Inventors: Dioszegi; Istvan (Middle Island, NY), Salwen; Cynthia (Center Moriches, NY), Vanier; Peter (Setauket, NY)
Title: Detection system for high-resolution gamma radiation spectroscopy with neutron time-of-flight filtering
Patent Number: 8,921,801

Inventors: Dittrich; Andreas (Sippersfeld, DE), Sauer-Greff; Wolfgang Emil Michael (Kaiserslautern, DE), Urbansky; Ralph Steffen (Kaiserslautern, DE)
Title: Receiver for high rate digital communication system
Patent Number: 7,161,980

Inventors: Dixon; Rod (Newton Aycliffe, GB)
Title: Luminaire with a housing and an adjustable spotlight
Patent Number: 7,857,492

Inventors: Djordjevic; Srdjan (Munich, DE)
Title: Memory module having buffer and memory ranks addressable by respective selection signal
Patent Number: 7,861,029

Inventors: Doan; Phong D. (Stevenson Ranch, CA)
Title: Flat wire helix electrode used in screw-in cardiac stimulation leads
Patent Number: 7,162,310

Inventors: Doczy; Mark L. (Beaverton, OR), Kavalieros; Jack (Portland, OR), Brask; Justin K. (Portland, OR), Metz; Matthew V. (Hillsboro, OR), Datta; Suman (Beaverton, OR), Doyle; Brian S. (Portland, OR), Chau; Robert S. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Method for making a semiconductor device having a high-k gate dielectric
Patent Number: 7,160,779

Inventors: Doh; Young Jin (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Dryer and method for controlling of the same
Patent Number: 8,919,010

Inventors: Dokumaci; Omer H. (Hartsdale, NY), Hergenrother; John M. (Ridgefield, CT), Narasimha; Shreesh (Beacon, NY), Sleight; Jeffrey W. (Ridgefield, CT)
Title: Halo-first ultra-thin SOI FET for superior short channel control
Patent Number: 7,859,061

Inventors: Dolenz; George M. (Bell Canyon, CA), Willat; Boyd I. (Los Angeles, CA), Delgado; Gary D. (New York, NY)
Title: Picture hanging tool
Patent Number: 7,159,329

Inventors: Dolph; Blaine H. (Western Springs, IL), Torres; Robert J. (Colleyville, TX)
Title: Data recovery
Patent Number: 8,924,875

Inventors: Door; Martin (Walldurn, DE), Schwinn; Hermann (Hardheim, DE)
Title: Apparatus for and method of comminuting agglomerates
Patent Number: 7,857,245

Inventors: Doroshenko; Vladimir M. (Ellicott City, MD), Berkout; Vadym D. (Rockville, MD)
Title: Method and apparatus for producing an ion beam from an ion guide
Patent Number: 7,161,146

Inventors: Douglas; Chet R. (Bisbee, AZ)
Title: Method, system, and program for managing requests to an Input/Output device
Patent Number: 7,162,550

Inventors: Douglas; David (Yorktown, VA)
Title: Skew chicane based betatron eigenmode exchange module
Patent Number: 7,858,951

Inventors: Draper; Alexander D. (Seattle, WA), Steere; Nigel (Seattle, WA), Heinle; Kenneth Wayne (Snohomish, WA)
Title: Snowboard binding with suspension heel loop
Patent Number: 7,159,892

Inventors: Dreps; Daniel (Georgetown, TX), Friedman; Daniel (Sleepy Hollow, NY), Kim; Seongwon (Old Tappan, NJ), Saenz; Hector (Round Rock, TX), Wiedemeier; Glen (Austin, TX)
Title: Delay line regulation using high-frequency micro-regulators
Patent Number: 7,859,318

Inventors: Dressick; Walter J. (Waldorf, MD), Kostelansky; Cynthia N. (Alexandria, VA), Schull; Terence L. (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Method of making a nanostructured electrode
Patent Number: 7,858,550

Inventors: Drummond; Jay Paul (Massillon, OH), Blackson; Dale (Canton, OH), Cichon; Bob A. (Canton, OH), Ess; Joseph C. (North Canton, OH), Moales; Mark A. (North Canton, OH), Weis; David W. (Ashland, OH), Smith; Mark D. (North Canton, OH), Church; James (Kent, OH)
Title: Automated banking machine apparatus and system
Patent Number: 7,162,449

Inventors: Dube; Simant (Berkeley, CA), Mir; Alain (Cupertino, CA), Ramakrishnan; Ramesh (San Jose, CA), Weaver; Lesley Suzanne (Palo Alto, CA), Zimmermann; Bernhard G. (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Determination of copy number differences by amplification
Patent Number: 8,921,049

Inventors: Duebel; Olaf (Isenbuettel, DE), Koenig; Axel (Wolfsburg, DE), Ekdunge; Per (Goteborg, SE), Alin; Peter (Landskrona, SE), Reinkingh; Jessica Grace (Malvern, PA), Mallant; Ronald (Alkmaar, NL)
Title: Fuel cell system and method for generating electrical energy using a fuel cell system
Patent Number: 7,160,638

Inventors: Duke; David (Ripon, CA)
Title: Rain gutter cleaning tongs
Patent Number: 7,857,368

Inventors: Duling; Alec (Milton, VT), Odell; Don (Milton, VT)
Title: Sensor for determining the angular position of a radiating point source in two dimensions and method of operation
Patent Number: 7,161,686

Inventors: Dumais; Susan T. (Kirkland, WA), Horvitz; Eric J. (Kirkland, WA), Cutrell; Edward B. (Seattle, WA), Cadiz; Jonathan J. (Redmond, WA), Jancke; Gavin (Sammamish, WA), Sarin; Raman K. (Redmond, WA), Robbins; Daniel C. (Seattle, WA), Gupta; Anoop (Woodinville, WA), Robertson; George G. (Seattle, WA), Ringel; Meredith J. (Stanford, CA), Goecks; Jeremy (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Method and system for usage analyzer that determines user accessed sources, indexes data subsets, and associated metadata, processing implicit queries based on potential interest to users
Patent Number: 7,162,473

Inventors: Dunlap; Jason E. (Walnut Shade, MO)
Title: Air conditioner compressor removal and installation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,857,288

Inventors: Dunn; Martin (Duncan, CA)
Title: Electromechanical apparatus system and methods for dispensing or purging fluids
Patent Number: 8,919,366

Inventors: Dunn; Shannon W. (Altamont, NY)
Title: Method for double imaging a developable anti-reflective coating
Patent Number: 7,858,293

Inventors: Durst; David I. (Syosset, NY), Kaish; Norman (Whitestone, NY), Fraser; Jay (Merrick, NY), Hoffberg; Michael (Bear, DE), Rodricks; Brian (Newark, DE)
Title: Authentication method and system
Patent Number: 7,162,035

Inventors: Durst; Richard A. (Ithaca, NY), Martorell-Pena; Daniel (Barcelona, ES), Siebert; Sui Ti Atienza (Geneva, NY)
Title: Dehydration/rehydration of derivatized, marker-loaded liposomes on a test device and method of use thereof
Patent Number: 7,858,397

Inventors: Dutta; Rabindranath (Austin, TX), Kamper; Robert J. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Apparatus and methods for filtering content based on accessibility to a user
Patent Number: 7,162,526

Inventors: Dutta; Tanmoy (Redmond, WA), Balikov; Alexander G. (Redmond, WA), Naresh; Himani (Bellevue, WA)
Title: System and method for document isolation
Patent Number: 8,925,035

Inventors: Dyer; John J. (Shoreview, MN), Olson; Gary L. (Shoreview, MN), Maurer; David A. (Muskegon, MI), Maurer; Raymond N (Seminole, FL), Fodrocy; Joseph J. (Muskegon, MI)
Title: Mop assembly and cart
Patent Number: 7,160,044

Inventors: Dylla; Norbert (Stadtbergen, DE), Hoffmann; Eduard (Bobingen, DE), Albrecht; Stefan (Neusass, DE)
Title: Rolls and cylinders with a steel core for offset presses
Patent Number: 7,861,653

Inventors: Eadie; Don (Vancouver, CA), Lu; Xin (North Vancouver, CA), Cotter; John (Vancouver, CA)
Title: Modified friction control compositions
Patent Number: 7,160,378

Inventors: Ebigase; Takashi (Nagoya, JP), Shimizu; Hideki (Oubu, JP)
Title: Multilayered piezoelectric/electrostrictive device
Patent Number: 7,161,284

Inventors: Echemendia; Abel (Lake Worth, FL), Echemendia, Jr.; Abel J. (Lake Worth, FL), Echemendia; Daniel S. (Lake Worth, FL)
Title: Tower with exterior cable support and a modular base
Patent Number: 8,919,051

Inventors: Eckburg; Aaron L (Fountain Hills, AZ), Eckburg; Elizabeth L (Fountain Hills, AZ)
Title: Skin scrubbing systems
Patent Number: 8,921,293

Inventors: Eckel, Jr.; John R. (Houston, TX)
Title: System and method for pairing providers with consumers of online goods and services
Patent Number: 7,162,436

Inventors: Eckl; Peter (Amberg, DE), Hofrichter; Johann (Schmidgaden, DE)
Title: Method for production of a pole face of a metallic closing element of an electromagnet
Patent Number: 7,861,402

Inventors: Edelson; Jonathan Sidney (Portland, OR), Cox; Isaiah Watas (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Apparatus for controlling aircraft ground movement
Patent Number: 8,924,040

Inventors: Eder; Patrik (Taufkirchen, DE), Lyra; Markus (Munich, DE)
Title: System and method for processing trace information
Patent Number: 8,924,796

Inventors: Edwards; Andrew James (Bellevue, WA), Tigani; James Jordan (Seattle, WA), Wang; Zhenghao (Redmond, WA), Calder; Bradley (Bellevue, WA), Narayanasamy; Satish (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Machine instruction level race condition detection
Patent Number: 7,861,118

Inventors: Egerstrom; Fredrik (Nacka, SE)
Title: Method and device for directional down-hole drilling
Patent Number: 7,159,674

Inventors: Eguchi; Yoshiaki (Machida, JP), Arakawa; Hiroshi (Sagamihara, JP), Yamamoto; Yasutomo (Sagamihara, JP), Iwamura; Takashige (Yokohama, JP), Arai; Kouji (Odawara, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for data relocation between storage subsystems
Patent Number: 7,162,603

Inventors: Eirich; L. Dudley (Milford, OH), Craft; David L. (Fort Thomas, KY)
Title: Fatty alcohol oxidase genes and proteins from Candida tropicalis and methods relating thereto
Patent Number: 7,160,708

Inventors: Eisenhour; Ronald S. (West Bloomfield, MI), Oehring; Chris G. (Monroe, MI)
Title: Interior temperature sensing method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,159,788

Inventors: Eleftheriadis; Alexandros (Tenafly, NJ), Kalva; Hari (New York, NY)
Title: Object-based audio-visual terminal and bitstream structure
Patent Number: 8,922,717

Inventors: Eleftheriou; Evangelos S (Rueschlikon, CH), Haas; Robert (Rueschlikon, CH), Hu; Xiaoyu (Rueschlikon, CH), Iliadis; Ilias (Rueschlikon, CH)
Title: Storage system
Patent Number: 8,924,513

Inventors: Elian; Klaus (Bubenreuth, DE)
Title: Resist for forming a structure for aligning an electron or ion beam and technique for forming the structure
Patent Number: 7,160,670

Inventors: Elliott; Martin R. (Round Rock, TX), Rice; Michael R. (Pleasanton, CA), Lowrance; Robert B. (Los Gatos, CA), Hudgens; Jeffrey C. (San Francisco, CA), Englhardt; Eric A. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for supplying substrates to a processing tool
Patent Number: 7,857,570

Inventors: Ellis; Jonathan Henry (Stevenage, GB), Eon-Duval; Alexandre (Fenil-sur-Corsier, CH), Germaschewski; Volker (Stevenage, GB), Plumpton; Christopher (Stevenage, GB), Rapson; Nicholas Timothy (Cambridge, GB), West; Michael Robert (Stevenage, GB)
Title: Immunoglobulins
Patent Number: 7,858,753

Inventors: Elson; Brittany (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Collapsible play gym
Patent Number: 8,920,208

Inventors: Elson; Jeremy (Culver City, CA), Girod; Lewis D. (Culver City, CA), Kaiser; William J. (Los Angeles, CA), Merrill; William (Culver City, CA), Newberg; Lars Fredric (Marina Del Rey, CA), Schiffer; Brian (Culver City, CA), Sohrabi; Katayoun (Santa Monica, CA)
Title: Low-latency multi-hop ad hoc wireless network
Patent Number: 7,161,926

Inventors: Endo; Takafumi (Tokyo, JP), Toyota; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image reading apparatus
Patent Number: 7,859,726

Inventors: England; Paul (Bellevue, WA), Peinado; Marcus (Bellevue, WA), Sankaranarayan; Mukund (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Protecting decrypted compressed content and decrypted decompressed content at a digital rights management client
Patent Number: 7,162,745

Inventors: Engstrom; G. Eric (Kirkland, WA), Zatloukal; Peter (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Interchangeable covering additions to a mobile communication device for display and key reorientation
Patent Number: 7,162,282

Inventors: Eom; Jun Seok (Pyeongtaek-si, KR), Kim; Woo Sup (Seoul, KR)
Title: Transformer
Patent Number: 8,922,320

Inventors: Episkopos; Dennis C. (Westminster, CO), Li; J. Jenny (Basking Ridge, NJ), Yee; Howell S. (Highlands Ranch, CO), Weiss; David M. (Long Valley, NJ)
Title: Constraint solver to code based test data generation for improving software reliability and security
Patent Number: 7,861,226

Inventors: Erickson; Karl R. (Rochester, MN), Paone; Phil C. (Rochester, MN), Paulsen; David P. (Dodge Center, MN), Sheets, II; John E. (Zumbrota, MN), Uhlmann; Gregory J. (Rochester, MN), Williams; Kelly L. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Precision IC resistor fabrication
Patent Number: 8,921,199

Inventors: Erkhova, legal representative; Galina Mikhailivna (Moscow, RU), Erkhov, deceased; Valentin Sergeevich (Moscow, RU)
Title: Method for producing a specific antiserum against the universal tumorous antigen and method for diagnosing malignant tumours using said antiserum
Patent Number: 7,160,686

Inventors: Errico; Joseph P. (Green Brook, NJ), Dudasik; Michael W. (Nutley, NJ), Zubok; Rafail (Midland Park, NJ)
Title: Axially compressible artificial intervertebral disc having limited rotation using a captured ball and socket joint with a solid ball and compression locking post
Patent Number: 7,160,327

Inventors: Espinosa; Thomas M. (Woodinville, WA)
Title: Fastener assembly serving as a product, or combined with other components as a product, allows automatic controlled movements in one direction and prevents movements in the opposite direction when forces are applied
Patent Number: 7,159,366

Inventors: Eun; Yongsoon (Webster, NY), Viturro; R. Enrique (Rochester, NY), Mizes; Howard A. (Pittsford, NY), Folkins; Jeffrey J. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Printhead registration correction system and method for use with direct marking continuous web printers
Patent Number: 7,857,414

Inventors: Ewing; Carrel W. (Reno, NV), Cleveland; Andrew J. (Reno, NV)
Title: Remote power control system
Patent Number: 7,162,521

Inventors: Eyal; Ronen (Getta, IL), Vidal; Claude A. (Santa Barbara, CA), Redmond; Russell A. (Goleta, CA), Chandos; David A. (North Richland Hills, TX)
Title: Y-site medical valve
Patent Number: 7,160,272

Inventors: Fabrizius; Martin A. (Redwood Falls, MN), Roach; Michael T. (Redwood Falls, MN)
Title: Soybean variety XB17G09
Patent Number: 7,858,851

Inventors: Fabrizius; Martin Arthur (Redwood Falls, MN), Roach; Michael Thomas (Redwood Falls, MN), Stephens; Paul Alan (Princeton, IL)
Title: Soybean variety 92B14
Patent Number: 7,161,065

Inventors: Falendysz; Greg (Sun Prairie, WI), Frater; Allen H. (Mequon, WI), Jones; William H. (Menomonee Falls, WI), Anderson; Cheryl (Belgium, WI)
Title: Rotatable mounting system for a projection system
Patent Number: 8,919,966

Inventors: Fan; Chia-Wei (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Electrical connector
Patent Number: 7,857,649

Inventors: Faries, Jr.; Durward I. (Las Vegas, NV), Heymann; Bruce R. (Vienna, VA), Blankenship; Calvin (Frostburg, MD), Hendrix; David (Ashburn, VA)
Title: Method and apparatus for heating solutions within intravenous lines to desired temperatures during infusion
Patent Number: 8,920,372

Inventors: Faries, Jr.; Durward I. (McLean, VA), Heymann; Bruce (Vienna, VA), Blankenship; Calvin (Centreville, VA), DuBose, Jr.; George T. (High View, WV)
Title: Method and apparatus for pressure infusion and temperature control of infused liquids
Patent Number: 8,920,387

Inventors: Faucett; Tim (Oregon City, OR), Westfall; Scott (Oregon City, OR)
Title: Ruggedized computer assembly having internal fan
Patent Number: 8,922,991

Inventors: Faure; Thomas B. (Milton, VT), Landis; Howard S. (Underhill, VT), Sucharitaves; Jeanne-Tania (Williston, VT)
Title: Structure for partitioned dummy fill shapes for reduced mask bias with alternating phase shift masks
Patent Number: 7,861,208

Inventors: Fayaz; Mohammed Fazil (Pleasantville, NY), Maxson; Jeffery Burton (New Windsor, NY), Stamper; Anthony Kendall (Williston, VT), Vanslette; Daniel Scott (Fairfax, VT)
Title: Methods for controlling wafer curvature
Patent Number: 8,918,988

Inventors: Federspiel; Laurent (Munsbach, LU)
Title: Switching element provided with a foil construction
Patent Number: 7,161,460

Inventors: Felden; Brice (Le Lou du Lac, FR)
Title: Eubacterial tmRNA sequences and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,858,316

Inventors: Feller; Marc (Long Beach, CA)
Title: Multi-channel timing recovery system
Patent Number: 7,860,190

Inventors: Ferree; Bret A. (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Devices used to treat disc herniation and attachment mechanisms therefore
Patent Number: 7,857,855

Inventors: Ferreira; Wayne (La Fayette, CA), Tieleman; Henri-James (Miami, FL)
Title: Apparatus and methods for creating sparkling water from the atmosphere
Patent Number: 7,861,544

Inventors: Feuilloley; Guy (Octeville sur Mer, FR), Freire-Diaz; Philippe (Octeville sur Mer, FR)
Title: Unit for treating blanks of hollow bodies with radiation, provided with a radiation-containment airlock
Patent Number: 8,921,808

Inventors: Fischer; Jurgen (Deuerling, DE), Palm; Herbert (Hohenkirchen, DE), Puschner; Frank (Kelheim, DE), Willer; Josef (Riemerling, DE)
Title: Data carrier card
Patent Number: 7,159,786

Inventors: Fish; Jeff (Portland, OR), Boe; Gerald F. (Portland, OR)
Title: Method of holding an electronic component in a controlled orientation during parametric testing
Patent Number: 7,161,346

Inventors: Fisse; Jon (Ridgewood, NJ)
Title: Systems and methods related to delivering targeted advertising to consumers
Patent Number: 8,924,253

Inventors: Flake; Robert H. (Austin, TX), Biskup; John F. (Ridgecrest, CA)
Title: Methods for propagating a non sinusoidal signal without distortion in dispersive lossy media
Patent Number: 7,859,271

Inventors: Flanagan; Aiden (Galway, IE), Kilcooley; John (Galway, IE), O'Connor; Tim (Galway, IE), O'Brien; Barry (Galway, IE), Seidel; Dominique (Munich, DE), Kuehling; Michael (Munich, DE), Scheuermann; Torsten (Munich, DE), Weber; Jan (Maastricht, NL)
Title: Medical devices having a coating of inorganic material
Patent Number: 8,920,491

Inventors: Flannagan; Ronald D. (Grimes, IA), Meyer; Terry EuClaire (Urbandale, IA)
Title: Screening methods using novel BT toxin receptors from lepidopteran insects
Patent Number: 7,160,688

Inventors: Fleischer; Helmut (Geretsried, DE), Czempik; Uve (Haag, DE), Keil; Wolfram (Poing, DE), Reckzeh; Christian (Kirchheim, DE), Wimmer; Markus (Muchen, DE)
Title: Method, device, computer system and computer program product for controlling a material flow
Patent Number: 7,860,598

Inventors: Fleischer; Maximilian (Hohenkirchen, DE), Hoefer; Ulrich (Oberwil b. Zug, CH), Pohle; Roland (Herdweg, DE), Stegmeier; Stefan (Munchen, DE)
Title: Selective detector for carbon monoxide
Patent Number: 8,920,627

Inventors: Fleischman; Sidney D. (Menlo Park, CA), Whayne; James G. (Saratoga, CA), Bourne; Thomas M. (Mountain View, CA), Swanson; David K. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Device for installing stasis reducing means in body tissue
Patent Number: 7,857,822

Inventors: Fleming; James G. (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Tensile-stressed microelectromechanical apparatus and tiltable micromirrors formed therefrom
Patent Number: 7,159,397

Inventors: Fleming; Mark S. (Tucson, AZ), Peng; Jiang (Shanghai, CN), Zhang; Rong (Shanghai, CN), Xin; Zhang (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Managing storage devices in a cloud storage environment
Patent Number: 8,924,666

Inventors: Florin; Bruno Jean-Marie (St. Cyr-sur-Loire, FR), Masseret; Bernard (Notre Dame d'Oe, FR), Vachet; Caroline Denise Monique (La Riche, FR)
Title: Cocoa somatic embryogenesis
Patent Number: 8,921,087

Inventors: Florkey; Cynthia Kae (Chicago, IL), Gayde; Ruth Schaefer (Naperville, IL), Halsell; Victoria Marie (Aurora, IL)
Title: Porting a directory number for a duration of time
Patent Number: 7,860,231

Inventors: Floyd; Philip D. (Redwood City, CA)
Title: System and method for providing thermal compensation for an interferometric modulator display
Patent Number: 7,161,730

Inventors: Fluck; Daniel (Embrach, CH)
Title: Method and apparatus for recording digital data on image-receiving medium
Patent Number: 7,859,557

Inventors: Fluhrer; Henry (Bretten, DE)
Title: Operating unit for an electrical device
Patent Number: 8,922,979

Inventors: Fly; Charles B. (League City, TX), Fly; Gerald W. (Geneseo, NY), Walker; Kenneth W. (Houston, TX)
Title: Tubular expansion device and method of fabrication
Patent Number: 7,861,744

Inventors: Flynn; Patrick S. (Wichita, KS), Huffman; Vaughn J. (Wichita, KS), Lang; Dean A. (Wichita, KS)
Title: Method to synchronize a replacement controller's firmware version to the native configuration database version on a simplex array
Patent Number: 8,924,778

Inventors: Folting; Allan (Redmond, WA), Thiesson; Bo (Woodinville, WA), Heckerman; David E. (Bellevue, WA), Chickering; David M. (Bellevue, WA), Vigesaa; Eric Barber (Seattle, WA)
Title: Anomaly detection in data perspectives
Patent Number: 7,162,489

Inventors: Fong; Danielle A. (Oakland, CA), Crane; Stephen E. (Santa Rosa, CA), Berlin; Edwin P. (Oakland, CA), Abkenar; AmirHossein Pourmousa (Walnut Creek, CA), Mahalatkar; Kartikeya (Pune, IN), Hou; Yongxi (Pleasanton, CA), Bowers; Todd (San Jose, CA), Stahlkopf; Karl E. (Honolulu, HI)
Title: Compressed air energy storage system utilizing two-phase flow to facilitate heat exchange
Patent Number: 8,919,112

Inventors: Fontenot; Nathan D. (Cedar Park, TX), Schopp; Joel Howard (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for managing data in a hybrid drive system
Patent Number: 7,861,038

Inventors: Foote; Keith D. (Kentwood, MI)
Title: Coordinated pivoting and extending vehicle mirror
Patent Number: 7,159,992

Inventors: Ford; Russell H. (Seattle, WA), Ford; Marion L. (Seattle, WA), Balley, Jr.; Larry A. (Jacksonville, NC)
Title: Food-product preparation kit, food-product preparation apparatus, and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,861,442

Inventors: Forestiere; Alain (Vernaison, FR), Mutin; P. Hubert (Clapiers, FR), Vioux; Andre (Montferrier sur Lez, FR), Guerrero; Gilles (Beziers, FR)
Title: Materials comprising organic groups containing sulphur and phosphorous bonded to a mineral oxide via oxygen atoms
Patent Number: 7,160,836

Inventors: Fossum; Tryggve (Northborough, MA), Chrysos; George (Milford, MA), Dutton; Todd A. (Southborough, MA)
Title: Apparatus and method for heterogeneous chip multiprocessors via resource allocation and restriction
Patent Number: 8,924,690

Inventors: Fourkas; John T. (Bethesda, MD), Naughton; Michael J. (Norwood, MA), Farrer; Richard A. (Pueblo, CO)
Title: Methods of fabricating nanowires and electrodes having nanogaps
Patent Number: 7,857,959

Inventors: Fowler; Douglas Lee (Frisco, TX)
Title: Reconfigurable modular computing device
Patent Number: 8,924,609

Inventors: Fowler; Tracy A. (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Method and system for flow assurance management in subsea single production flowline
Patent Number: 8,919,445

Inventors: Fox; Jeremy W. (Salford, GB)
Title: Ground effect load transportation
Patent Number: 8,919,475

Inventors: Frankle; Christen M. (Los Alamos, NM), Becker; John A. (Alameda, CA), Cork; Christopher P. (Pleasant Hill, CA), Madden; Norman W. (Livermore, CA)
Title: Handheld isotope identification system
Patent Number: 7,161,150

Inventors: Frederiksen; Frank (Klarup, DK), Kovacs; Istvan Zsolt (Aalborg, DK), Pedersen; Klaus Ingemann (Aalborg, DK), Van Phan; Vinh (Oulu, FI)
Title: Cell configuration for self-organized networks with flexible spectrum usage
Patent Number: 8,923,875

Inventors: Freeman; Mike James (Allen Park, MI), Senn; Gene A. (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Roof panel to side-pillar hydroformed reinforcement for vehicles
Patent Number: 8,919,866

Inventors: Frey; James E. (Salt Lake City, UT), Iverson; Myren (Layton, UT)
Title: Bi-directional single fiber optic link for data and radio frequency transmissions
Patent Number: 7,162,156

Inventors: Frey; Matthew H. (Cottage Grove, MN), Nguyen; Khanh P. (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Microfabrication using patterned topography and self-assembled monolayers
Patent Number: 7,160,583

Inventors: Friedl; Alexander (Graz, AT), Michelitsch; Wolfgang (Graz, AT)
Title: Thermal protection element for a pressure sensor
Patent Number: 8,919,203

Inventors: Fromm; Perry E. (Fox Lake, WI)
Title: Fishing line management system
Patent Number: 8,919,690

Inventors: Frost; David (San Jose, CA), McEntee; John (Boulder Creek, CA), Harbison; Adam Sean (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Multi-station disk finishing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,160,172

Inventors: Fu; Huihua (Cary, NC), Brown; Jeffrey A. (Apex, NC), Francis; Kirk (Cary, NC), Song; Hee-Sook (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Expression cassettes for endosperm-specific expression in plants
Patent Number: 8,921,657

Inventors: Fu; Wen-Mei (Taipei, TW), Tang; Chih-Hsin (Miaoli, TW), Yang; Rong-Sen (Taipei, TW), Teng; Che-Ming (Taipei, TW), Kuo; Sheng-Chu (Taichung, TW), Lee; Fang-Yu (Tachia Taichung, TW)
Title: Method of increasing bone density or treating osteoporosis
Patent Number: 7,160,916

Inventors: Fuh; You-Chin (San Jose, CA), Li; Shuo (Beijing, CN), Liu; Heng (Beijing, CN), Schenker; Michael (San Jose, CA), Wei; Ke Wei (Beijing, CN), Yang; Xin Ying (Beijing, CN)
Title: Generating a test workload for a database
Patent Number: 8,924,402

Inventors: Fujibayashi; Akira (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Method and system for controlling information of logical division in a storage controller
Patent Number: 7,861,054

Inventors: Fujii; Junji (Hamamatsu, JP), Hashimoto; Ryuji (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Playing device
Patent Number: 7,858,871

Inventors: Fujii; Shigeki (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Sound processing method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,162,045

Inventors: Fujimori; Yosuke (Tokyo, JP), Nakano; Hideaki (Tokyo, JP), Nomura; Kyoko (Tokyo, JP), Nakashima; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Vacuum heat insulating material and refrigerator
Patent Number: 8,920,899

Inventors: Fujimoto; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Ueda; Yasuhiko (Tokyo, JP), Aiso; Fumiki (Tokyo, JP), Koga; Yuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,858,508

Inventors: Fujisawa; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,161,865

Inventors: Fujisawa; Kunimasa (Inagi, JP)
Title: Apparatus for providing service in response to user request and method therefor
Patent Number: 7,860,987

Inventors: Fukuda; Hideo (Kyoto, JP), Miyamoto; Shinichi (Takatsuki, JP)
Title: Differential amplifier circuit, operational amplifier circuit, light-receiving amplifier circuit using the same, function selection circuit, and light-receiving circuit using the same
Patent Number: 7,859,342

Inventors: Fukuda; Hiroshi (Odawara, JP), Matsushima; Hitoshi (Ryugasaki, JP)
Title: Disk array apparatus
Patent Number: 7,859,834

Inventors: Fukuda; Junya (Chiba, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing packages
Patent Number: 8,918,971

Inventors: Fukushima; Itaru (Fuchu, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for recording data
Patent Number: 7,159,787

Inventors: Fukushima; Yoshio (Hiroshima-ken, JP), Kunihiro; Shingo (Hiroshima-ken, JP), Takayama; Masatoshi (Hiroshima-ken, JP), Yatsushiro; Yoji (Hiroshima-ken, JP), Nonaka; Kenji (Hiroshima-ken, JP)
Title: Tonneau cover apparatus for an automobile
Patent Number: 7,857,372

Inventors: Funk; John N. (Lexington, KY), King; Terry L. (Versailles, KY), Scharf; Bryan C. (Richmond, KY)
Title: Inkjet printer spit cup assembly
Patent Number: 7,159,964

Inventors: Furnas; William J (Elmira, NY)
Title: Alert muting method through indirect contact for portable devices
Patent Number: 7,162,026

Inventors: Furuichi; Sanehiro (Kanagawa, JP), Hayato; Kiriyama (Kanagawa, JP), Ichinomiya; Hideo (Kanagawa, JP), Tada; Masami (Kanagawa, JP), Taku; Aratsu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Determining scan priority of documents
Patent Number: 8,922,828

Inventors: Furusawa; Akira (Kanagawa, JP), Kobayashi; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Signal processing apparatus and method, recording medium and program
Patent Number: 7,860,127

Inventors: Fushimi; Masahiro (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Sakai; Kunihiro (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,160,168

Inventors: Fussell; Ronald M. (Cocoa, FL), Ely; Donald W. (Titusville, FL), Meier; Gary M. (Rockledge, FL), Halpin; Paul C. (Orlando, FL), Meade; Phillip T. (Merritt Island, FL), Jacobson; Craig A. (Cocoa, FL), Blackwell-Thompson; Charlie (Merritt Island, FL)
Title: Methods and systems for advanced spaceport information management
Patent Number: 7,860,684

Inventors: Gabbay; Shlomo (Short Hills, NJ)
Title: Implantable cardiac prosthesis for mitigating prolapse of a heart valve
Patent Number: 7,160,322

Inventors: Gaid; Abdelkader (Paris, FR)
Title: Water treatment method including powdered activated carbon recycling
Patent Number: 8,920,644

Inventors: Gallant; John K. (Plano, TX), Donovan; Steven R. (Plano, TX)
Title: Method and system for dynamic gateway selection in an IP telephony network
Patent Number: 7,860,114

Inventors: Gallerano; Antonio (Redwood City, CA), Watt; Jeffrey T. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: ESD protection structure
Patent Number: 7,859,804

Inventors: Galloway; Edward L. (Beaumont, TX), Petersen; Eric (Beaumont, TX), Golias; Tipton (Beaumont, TX)
Title: Load-controlled device for a patterned skin incision
Patent Number: 7,160,313

Inventors: Galvan; Rocquel S. (Fort Belvoir, VA)
Title: Spiral garden
Patent Number: 8,919,040

Inventors: Gander; Edward J. (Morton, PA), Mia; Rashidus S. (Phoenixville, PA)
Title: Optimization of variable coherence integration for the location of weak signals
Patent Number: 8,922,430

Inventors: Gannon; Guy Timothy (Bakersfield, CA), Gannon; Joseph Charles (Bakersfield, CA)
Title: Urban runoff water treatment methods and systems
Patent Number: 7,160,441

Inventors: Ganser; Heiko (Dortmund, DE), Mitra; Thomas (Dortmund, DE)
Title: Device for homogenizing light
Patent Number: 7,859,758

Inventors: Garito; Jon C. (Oceanside, NY), Ellman; Alan G. (Oceanside, NY)
Title: Flexible electrosurgical electrode for treating tissue
Patent Number: 7,160,295

Inventors: Gartelmann; Rainer (Bremen, DE), Zapf; Bodo (Bucken, DE), Hachmann; Knut (Bremen, DE)
Title: Landing flap guide for aircraft
Patent Number: 7,857,263

Inventors: Garvey; David S. (Waltham, MA), Letts; L. Gordon (Dover, MA), Renfroe; H. Burt (Wellesley, MA), Richardson; Stewart K. (Ashford, CT)
Title: Nitrosated and nitrosylated compounds and compositions and their use for treating respiratory disorders
Patent Number: 7,160,920

Inventors: Gautham; Viswanadam (Selangor, MY), Tan; Lan Chu (Selangor, MY)
Title: Method of making reinforced semiconductor package
Patent Number: 7,160,798

Inventors: Gavette; Sherman L. (Camas, WA), Mansfield; Carl (Camas, WA)
Title: Home network telephone answering system and method for same
Patent Number: 7,162,013

Inventors: Gehrig; Manfred (Wolnzach, DE), Geyer; Stefan (Wolnzach, DE), Schulmeyr; Josef (Wolnzach, DE), Forchhammer; Birgit (Neustadt, DE), Simon; Karin (Pfaffenhofen, DE)
Title: Method for decaffeinating tea
Patent Number: 7,858,138

Inventors: Gelfand; Erwin W. (Englewood, CO), Lucas; Joseph J. (Evergreen, CO)
Title: Method for regulating cell growth and assays related thereto
Patent Number: 7,160,681

Inventors: Gerhausser; Kurt (Darmstadt, DE)
Title: Transport device
Patent Number: 7,159,912

Inventors: Gericke; Bernd (Cologne, DE)
Title: Steam generation plant and method for operation and retrofitting of a steam generation plant
Patent Number: 7,861,526

Inventors: Gessner; Thomas (Heidelberg, DE), Reichelt; Helmut (Neustadt, DE), Munster; Ingo (Bohl-Iggelheim, DE), Konemann; Martin (Mannheim, DE), Pschirer; Neil Gregory (Mainz, DE), Qu; Jianqiang (Shanghai, CN), Sens; Rudiger (Ludwigshafen, DE), Schwogler; Anja (Mutterstadt, DE), Manetto; Antonio (Munich, DE)
Title: Azide substituted naphthylene or rylene imide derivatives and their use as reagents in click-reactions
Patent Number: 8,921,558

Inventors: Gevorgian; Artin (Burbank, CA)
Title: Dispenser
Patent Number: 7,861,749

Inventors: Geyer; David W. (Santa Barbara, CA), Ferring; Russell Shea (Titusville, FL), Nielsen; Richard D. (Merritt Island, FL)
Title: Device and method for on-orbit calibration verification of an infrared sensor
Patent Number: 7,159,824

Inventors: Gharavi-Alkhansari; Mohammad (San Jose, CA), Tabatabai; Ali (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method of compression of images using a natural mode and a graphics mode
Patent Number: 8,922,671

Inventors: Ghiran; Mike M. (Lake Orion, MI)
Title: Quick change assembly for hydroforming punches
Patent Number: 7,159,426

Inventors: Giagni; Vincent (Rye, NY), Hyde; John D. (Flemington, NJ)
Title: Method of attaching rail pulls to existing kitchen or bathroom cabinets having previously installed knobs or pulls
Patent Number: 7,861,390

Inventors: Gibson; William R. (Kent, OH)
Title: Step stool tray
Patent Number: 7,159,694

Inventors: Gilbert; David (Overland Park, KS)
Title: Aircraft base station for wireless devices
Patent Number: 7,162,235

Inventors: Gilbert; Erik J. (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Digital audio compensation
Patent Number: 7,162,315

Inventors: Gillespie; Brian J. (Harrisburg, PA), Hsu; Chun-Hsiung (Tu-Cheng, TW), Zhang; Xin-Jie (Kunshan, CN)
Title: Receptacle cage and method for making the same
Patent Number: 7,857,662

Inventors: Gipson; Tommie Carroll (Eaton, CO)
Title: Trailer with adjustable ground clearance
Patent Number: 7,857,343

Inventors: Gjoerup; Karsten (Aalborg, DK)
Title: Method and arrangement for processing a file
Patent Number: 7,861,048

Inventors: Glick; Francine (Livingston, NJ), Puchalski, Jr.; Eugene (Jersey City, NJ), Joubert; Annette (Whippany, NJ)
Title: Antibacterial compositions and method of using same
Patent Number: 7,858,569

Inventors: Gluch; Josef (Cary, NC), Safin; Boris (Augsburg, DE), Karasiewicz; David (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Apparatus and method for making ground connection
Patent Number: 7,161,365

Inventors: Gluckstad; Jesper (Frederiksberg, DK), Palima; Darwin (Soborg, DK)
Title: System for manipulating and optically targeting micro objects
Patent Number: 8,921,765

Inventors: Glukhovsky; Arkady (Nesher, IL)
Title: Device and method for attenuating radiation from in vivo electrical devices
Patent Number: 7,161,164

Inventors: Goder; Claus (Nuremberg, DE), Hollerbach; Thomas (Jena, DE), Kuehnert; Juergen (Jena, DE), Schroeder; Eckhard (Eckental, DE)
Title: Object figuring device
Patent Number: 7,859,684

Inventors: Gogoi; Bishnu P. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Multiple microelectromechanical (MEM) devices formed on a single substrate and sealed at different pressures and method therefor
Patent Number: 7,159,459

Inventors: Gold; Christopher Ryan (Tigard, OR), Jones; Brent Rodney (Sherwood, OR), Emery; William Loren (Sherwood, OR)
Title: Visual identification of solid ink sticks
Patent Number: 7,857,440

Inventors: Golda; Janice M. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Thermophoretic protection of reticles
Patent Number: 7,159,719

Inventors: Golden; Jerome S. (Scarsdale, NY)
Title: System and method for providing secure retirement benefits via a conversion process
Patent Number: 7,860,773

Inventors: Goldfine; Neil J. (Newton, MA), Schlicker; Darrell E. (Watertown, MA), Clark; David C. (Arlington, MA), Walrath; Karen E. (Arlington, MA), Weiss; Volker (Syracuse, NY), Chepolis; William M. (Viero, FL), Washabaugh; Andrew P. (Chula Vista, CA), Zilberstein; Vladimir A. (Chestnut Hill, MA), Tsukernik; Vladimir (West Roxbury, MA)
Title: Method for material property monitoring with perforated, surface mounted sensors
Patent Number: 7,161,350

Inventors: Goldsmith; Charlton Brian (Richmond, AU)
Title: Method and system for policing events within an online community
Patent Number: 8,924,482

Inventors: Golovanevskiy; Vladimir Arkadievich (Parkwood, AU)
Title: Method of sorting particulate matter
Patent Number: 8,919,566

Inventors: Gonnelli; Robert R. (Mahwah, NJ)
Title: Gas pressure actuated microneedle arrays, and systems and methods relating to same
Patent Number: 8,920,375

Inventors: Gonzalez; Jorge (Lawrence, MA)
Title: Apparatus for assisting diver in application and removal of diving equipment
Patent Number: 8,919,873

Inventors: Goodacre; Terence (High Halden, GB), Perring; Keith Douglas (Ashford, GB)
Title: Perfume compositions
Patent Number: 7,160,851

Inventors: Gopinathan; Govindan (Oradell, NJ), Tilford; Arthur R. (Yorba Linda, CA), Makover; Michael (Great Neck, NY)
Title: Method for remote medical consultation and care
Patent Number: 7,860,725

Inventors: Gorbatov; Eugene (Hillsboro, OR), Abhinkar; Sameer (Beaverton, OR), Henroid; Andrew (Portland, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for using dynamic workload characteristics to control CPU frequency and voltage scaling
Patent Number: 7,861,068

Inventors: Gorsuch; Thomas E. (Merritt Island, FL), Hoffmann; John E. (Indialantic, FL)
Title: Receiver hardware reduction for spatially independent signals and associated methods
Patent Number: 7,860,182

Inventors: Goss; Ryan James (Prior Lake, MN), Gaertner; Mark Allen (Vadnais Heights, MN), Seekins; David Scott (Shakopee, MN)
Title: Multi-level cell (MLC) update with protected mode capability
Patent Number: 8,923,045

Inventors: Goto; Mitsuru (Chiba, JP), Katayanagi; Hiroshi (Chiba, JP), Ode; Yukihide (Mobara, JP), Saitou; Yoshiyuki (Mobara, JP), Kotera; Koichi (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device with influences of offset voltages reduced
Patent Number: 8,922,468

Inventors: Gould; Michael N. (Madison, WI), Haag; Jill D. (Mt. Horeb, WI), Samuelson; David J. (Madison, WI), Nelson; Stephanie E. (Madison, WI)
Title: Method of analyzing breast cancer susceptibility and resistance
Patent Number: 7,858,303

Inventors: Governo; Anthony J. (Buena Park, CA)
Title: Portable cutting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,159,586

Inventors: Gower; Kevin C. (LaGrangeville, NY), Maule; Warren E. (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: System for supporting partial cache line read operations to a memory module to reduce read data traffic on a memory channel
Patent Number: 7,861,014

Inventors: Graham; Neil Deryck Bray (Canning Vale, AU), Graham; Arthur Derrick Bray (Mosman Park, AU)
Title: Underground mining apparatus
Patent Number: 8,920,074

Inventors: Grandlund; Ulf (Vaasa, FI), Nordmyr; Ulf (Sundom, FI)
Title: Catalytic converter unit and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,858,050

Inventors: Granshaw; David (Winchester, GB), Massey; Samuel T. (Southampton, GB), McGinnes; Daniel J. (Southampton, GB), Ross; Martin A. (Portsmouth, GB), Schofield; Richard G. (Eastleigh, GB), Stirling; Craig H. (Southampton, GB)
Title: Using stack data and source code to rank program changes
Patent Number: 8,924,932

Inventors: Grasso; Marc Henri Antoine Marie (Naarden, NL)
Title: Device and method for conditionally transmitting data
Patent Number: 8,922,368

Inventors: Graur; Ioana (Poughkeepsie, NY), Lai; Kafai (Poughkeepsie, NY), Singh; Rama N. (Bethel, CT)
Title: Methodology for image fidelity verification
Patent Number: 7,860,701

Inventors: Graves; Jason James (Tucson, AZ), Holdaway; Kevan D. (Hillsborough, NC), Nguyen; Nhu Thanh (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Device receiving unit that performs a determination based on data exchange which interfacing device takes precedence when a plurality of interfacing devices are simultaneously connected
Patent Number: 7,861,021

Inventors: Gray, Jr.; Charles L. (Pinckney, MI)
Title: Methods of operating a series hybrid vehicle
Patent Number: 7,857,082

Inventors: Greene; Brian M. (North Easton, MA)
Title: Detachable handle for a drinking device
Patent Number: 8,919,603

Inventors: Greene; Morton (Potomac Falls, VA)
Title: Apparatus, system and method for sensing to locate persons in a building in the event of a disaster
Patent Number: 7,859,418

Inventors: Gregory; David B. (Bay City, MI)
Title: Cleaning system and method of use
Patent Number: 7,159,598

Inventors: Greidenweis; Michael (Spaichingen, DE)
Title: Pre-fixing a laminating material on a component surface
Patent Number: 8,919,408

Inventors: Grell; Axel (Burgdorf, DE), Hass; Konrad (Wedemark, DE)
Title: Headphone
Patent Number: 7,162,051

Inventors: Greten; Wilhelm G. (Saerbeck, DE), Hildebrand; Carlos (Munstertal, DE), Welle; Roland (Steinenstadt, DE)
Title: System and method for measuring a harvest quality parameter on a harvesting device
Patent Number: 7,859,674

Inventors: Greter; Andy (Steinhausen, CH), Kuenzler; Hansruedi (Mettmenstetten, CH), Silver; Brian H. (Cary, IL)
Title: Suction pump
Patent Number: 7,160,273

Inventors: Greul; Joerg Nico (Leverkusen, DE), Benting; Juergen (Leichlingen, DE), Dahmen; Peter (Neuss, DE), Wachendorff-Neumann; Ulrike (Neuwied, DE)
Title: O-cyclopropylcyclohexyl-carboxanilides and their use as fungicides
Patent Number: 8,921,575

Inventors: Gross; Patrick (Langensendelbach, DE)
Title: Method and device to process complex image data
Patent Number: 8,923,591

Inventors: Gross; Yossi (Moshav Mazor, IL)
Title: Blood flow control element
Patent Number: 8,923,973

Inventors: Grossman; Joel (Selangor, MY), Porter; Howard (Kuala Lumpur, MY), Loo; Sin Keong (Selangor, MY)
Title: Frames for futon sofa beds and methods of securing slats therein
Patent Number: 7,861,333

Inventors: Grove; Corey M. (Red Lion, PA), Chase; Stephen E. (Jarrettsville, MD), Barker; Daniel J. (Fawn Grove, PA)
Title: High surface area chemical/biological air-purifying filter
Patent Number: 7,861,719

Inventors: Gu; Chuang (Bothell, WA), Lee; Ming-Chieh (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Tracking semantic objects in vector image sequences
Patent Number: 7,162,055

Inventors: Guan; Hongguang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Method for processing LMP packets, LMP packet processing unit and LMP packet processing node
Patent Number: 7,860,090

Inventors: Guan; Ning (Sakura, JP)
Title: Reflection-type bandpass filter
Patent Number: 7,859,366

Inventors: Gudipati; Srinivasulu (Hyderabad, IN), Katkam; Srinivas (Secunderabad, IN), Sagyam; Rajeshwar Reddy (Hyderabad, IN), Kudavalli; Jaya Satyanaraya (West Godavari, IN)
Title: Processes to produce intermediates for rosuvastatin
Patent Number: 7,161,004

Inventors: Guenther; Eggert (Bad Doberan, DE)
Title: System for sealing the piston of rotary piston machines
Patent Number: 8,920,147

Inventors: Gueron; Shay (Haifa, IL), Kounavis; Michael E. (Portland, OR), Krishnamurthy; Ram (Portland, OR), Mathew; Sanu K. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for efficiently implementing the advanced encryption standard
Patent Number: 8,923,510

Inventors: Gulsun; Mehmet Akif (Lawrenceville, NJ), Tek; Huseyin (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Three-dimensional (3D) modeling of coronary arteries
Patent Number: 7,860,290

Inventors: Gunatilake; Priyan Deveka (San Diego, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for enhanced coding gain
Patent Number: 7,860,327

Inventors: Gunji; Masao (Sodegaura, JP), Asano; Chiaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Thermoplastic polyhydroxy polyether resin and resin composition comprising the same
Patent Number: 7,858,173

Inventors: Gunst; Robert Edward (Neosho, WI), Smith; John W. (Woodridge, IL), Ireland; Philip Michael William (Hampshire, GB)
Title: Financial transactions processing system including cash dispenser or recycler
Patent Number: 7,857,206

Inventors: Guskov; Mikhail I. (St. Petersburg, RU), Aslami; Mohd A. (Sturbridge, MA), Wu; Dau (Fallbrook, CA)
Title: Plasma torch for making synthetic silica
Patent Number: 7,861,557

Inventors: Guss; Bengt (Uppsala, SE), Nilsson; Martin (Uppsala, SE), Frykberg; Lars (Uppsala, SE), Flock; Jan-Ingmar (Bromma, SE), Lindberg; Martin (Uppsala, SE)
Title: Antibodies to a fibrinogen binding protein of staphylococcus epidermidis
Patent Number: 7,160,990

Inventors: Guthrie; Scott D. (Bellevue, WA), Robsman; Dmitry (Bellevue, WA)
Title: ASP.NET HTTP runtime
Patent Number: 7,162,723

Inventors: Gutman; James C. (Littleton, CO)
Title: Method and system for controlling a personalized video recorder with a set-top box
Patent Number: 7,861,262

Inventors: Haaberg; Bjorn (Monte Sereno, CA)
Title: Utility table and tool storage apparatus for truck beds
Patent Number: 7,159,917

Inventors: Haapapuro; Andrew J. (Arlington Heights, IL), Drambarean; Viorel (Skokie, IL)
Title: Noise canceling microphone with acoustically tuned ports
Patent Number: 7,162,041

Inventors: Haas; Thomas (Corona, CA), Cruz; Nicholas (Yorba Linda, CA), Barberi; Steve (Corona, CA), Barberi; Lou J. (Perris, CA)
Title: Tempering device for printing presses
Patent Number: 7,159,518

Inventors: Hadjigeorge; George A. (Sugar Land, TX), Mo; Weijian (Sugar Land, TX), Schaverien; Colin John (Amsterdam, NL)
Title: Systems and methods for making a middle distillate product and lower olefins from a hydrocarbon feedstock
Patent Number: 8,920,630

Inventors: Haff; Ronald P (Davis, CA)
Title: Correction of x-ray images
Patent Number: 7,860,214

Inventors: Haff; Ronald P. (Davis, CA), Jackson; Eric S. (Oakland, CA)
Title: Sorting of agricultural process streams
Patent Number: 7,858,893

Inventors: Hafuka; Takamitsu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Spread spectrum receiver for restoring received symbols with a symbol detection window adjusted in optimal and a method therefor
Patent Number: 7,860,154

Inventors: Hagadorn; John R. (Houston, TX)
Title: Metallocene-substituted pyridyl amines, their metal complexes, and processes for production and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,858,817

Inventors: Hagerott; Steven G. (Wichita, KS), LaBanca; John (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Web application code decoupling and user interaction performance
Patent Number: 8,924,845

Inventors: Hagerty; Robert Olds (Laporte, TX), Stavens; Kevin B. (Seabrook, TX), Laird; Randall B. (Pasadena, TX), McDonald; Michael F. (Kingwood, TX), Shirodkar; Pradeep P. (Stow, OH)
Title: Polymerization process
Patent Number: 7,858,719

Inventors: Hahn; Paul S (Plano, TX), Knappe; Michael E (Sunnyvale, CA), Dunlap; Richard A (Euless, TX), Surazski; Luke K (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and system for managing time-sensitive packetized data streams at a receiver
Patent Number: 7,161,905

Inventors: Hailey, Jr.; Travis Thomas (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Method for coating a filter medium of a sand control screen assembly
Patent Number: 8,919,442

Inventors: Haj-Yihia; Jawad (Haifa, IL)
Title: Connected standby sleep state
Patent Number: 8,924,755

Inventors: Hajduch; Marian (Olomouc, CZ), Sarek; Jan (Ostrava-Poruba, CZ)
Title: Triterpenoid derivatives
Patent Number: 7,858,606

Inventors: Hakkarainen; Juha Mikko (Palm Beach, FL), Nurminen; Juha Seppo (North Palm Beach, FL)
Title: Layout of dummy and active cells forming capacitor array in integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,161,516

Inventors: Halberstadt; Knut (Mulheim an der Ruhr, DE), Kyeck; Sascha Martin (Berlin, DE), Ladru; Francis-Jurjen (Berlin, DE), Siebert; Bernhard (Berlin, DE)
Title: Setting the quantity of cooling air for a turbine blade or vane by controlled overspray
Patent Number: 8,920,882

Inventors: Halcom; Lance (Coppell, TX)
Title: Proximity sensor valve and lock system using same
Patent Number: 8,919,692

Inventors: Haley; Jean E. (Oak Brook, IL), Ryndak; James D. (Barrington Hills, IL), Masson; Roger M. (Oak Park, IL)
Title: Vacuum bottle stopper for wine and method
Patent Number: 8,919,610

Inventors: Halfyard; Kurt I. (Mississauga, CA), Sisler; Gordon (St. Catherines, CA), McAneney; T. Brian (Burlington, CA)
Title: Overprint compositions for xerographic prints
Patent Number: 7,858,279

Inventors: Halko; Monica E. (Granada Hills, CA), Heitz; Karen (Redondo Beach, CA)
Title: Portable suitcase tabletop system
Patent Number: 8,919,508

Inventors: Hall; William Eric (Clinton, CT), Jutla; Charanjit Singh (Elmsford, NY)
Title: Simple universal hash for plaintext aware encryption
Patent Number: 7,860,241

Inventors: Hallenbeck; Peter D. (Efland, NC)
Title: Timekeeping apparatus providing premises-automation-related function through a network
Patent Number: 7,162,517

Inventors: Halliday; Christopher I. (Phoenixville, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for altering and or minimizing underwater noise
Patent Number: 8,919,493

Inventors: Halvorsen; Morten (Kristiansand, NO)
Title: Flow-measuring valve device and method
Patent Number: 7,159,602

Inventors: Hama; Mitsuji (Higashiosaka, JP), Emoto; Tadahiro (Kobe, JP), Kiyota; Kenji (Shijonawate, JP)
Title: Folding communication terminal and display control method therefor
Patent Number: 7,162,274

Inventors: Hamada; Kazunari (Niigata, JP), Yabe; Sadao (Niigata, JP)
Title: Display member and display device
Patent Number: 8,920,016

Inventors: Hamilton; Lance E. (Lawrenceburg, KY), McGuire; Andrew I. (Lexington, KY)
Title: Devices for testing the operability of electronic circuitry
Patent Number: 7,859,420

Inventors: Hammam; Ghassan Bin (Columbus, OH), Orin; David E. (Columbus, OH), Dariush; Behzad (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Whole-body humanoid control from upper-body task specifications
Patent Number: 8,924,015

Inventors: Hammerschmidt; Joachim S. (Mountain View, CA), Wang; Xiaowen (Bridgewater, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for frequency domain compensation of DC offset in an orthogonal frequency division multiplexing system
Patent Number: 7,860,174

Inventors: Hammoud; Amer (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Moving an activity along terminals associated with a physical queue
Patent Number: 8,924,868

Inventors: Han; Huiquan (Thousand Oaks, CA), Min; Hosung (Sungman-si, KR), Boone; Thomas Charles (Newbury Park, CA)
Title: Myostatin binding agents, nucleic acids encoding the same, and methods of treatment
Patent Number: 8,920,798

Inventors: Hander; Robert W. (Spokane Valley, WA)
Title: Enhancement of urogenital function
Patent Number: 7,858,599

Inventors: Handley; John C. (Fairport, NY), Rahgozar; M. Armon (Penfield, NY), Venable; Dennis L. (Marion, NY), Spiteri; Pamela B. (Penfield, NY), Namboodiri; Anoop M. (East Lansing, MI), Zanibbi; Richard (Kingston, CA)
Title: System and method for identifying and labeling fields of text associated with scanned business documents
Patent Number: 7,860,312

Inventors: Hansen; Dennis (Lewiston, ID)
Title: Multi-purpose trucker's power-puller tool
Patent Number: 7,159,260

Inventors: Happ; Thomas (Pleasantville, NY), Shoaib; Zaidi (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Energy adjusted write pulses in phase-change memory cells
Patent Number: 7,859,894

Inventors: Hara; Daiji (Yamaguchi-ken, JP), Yoshida; Keisuke (Yamaguchi-ken, JP)
Title: Insulating film material containing an organic silane compound, its production method and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,160,625

Inventors: Hara; Yasushi (Kawasaki, JP), Kondou; Youichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Radio communication device, radio communication method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,923,856

Inventors: Hare; William D. (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Compositions and methods for removing urushiol and treating the resulting skin condition
Patent Number: 7,858,570

Inventors: Harel; Yair (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Distance measuring device
Patent Number: 7,860,673

Inventors: Harker; Andrew N (Bishops Stortford, GB), Wilkinson; Alan (Saffron Walden, GB)
Title: Recipient controlled contact directories
Patent Number: 7,162,474

Inventors: Harriman; David J. (Portland, OR), Morriss; Jeff (Cornellus, OR)
Title: Providing a serial protocol for a bidirectional serial interconnect
Patent Number: 8,924,611

Inventors: Harrington; Anthony A. (Granite Falls, WA), Wojciechowski; Paul M. (Bothell, WA)
Title: Integrated transport system for overhead stowage
Patent Number: 7,159,821

Inventors: Harrington; Daniel P. (Boise, ID)
Title: Marker buoy
Patent Number: 8,920,203

Inventors: Harrington; Matthew R. (Carrollton, TX), Huynh; Van C. (Richardson, TX), Hyslop; Adin E. (Richardson, TX)
Title: Memory device tester and method for testing reduced power states
Patent Number: 7,161,866

Inventors: Harris; David E. (Birch Run, MI), Rouleau; James E. (Burt, MI), Berg; Frederick J. (Auburn, MI), Bodtker; Joen C. (Flint, MI), Haring; Shawn A. (Flint, MI)
Title: Adjustable steering column assembly
Patent Number: 7,861,615

Inventors: Harris; David M (Rancho Santa Fe, CA)
Title: Disconnect for a charging unit for an electric vehicle
Patent Number: 7,859,219

Inventors: Harris; Peter (Edmonton, CA)
Title: Compressed file patcher
Patent Number: 7,162,717

Inventors: Harrold; John E. (Bloomsbury, NJ)
Title: Rectangular metered dispenser with feed-containing piston drive mechanism
Patent Number: 7,857,169

Inventors: Hart; Brian (Wollstonecraft, AU), O'Sullivan; John D (Hunters Hill, AU)
Title: Channel estimation in a multicarrier radio receiver
Patent Number: 7,161,896

Inventors: Hartman; Eric C. (Lexington, KY), Barnett; L. Gentry (Lexington, KY), Aweimrin; Tarik S. (Lexington, KY), Alton; John D. (Versailles, OH)
Title: Exercise device with stimulation based on volitional contribution and related methods
Patent Number: 8,923,978

Inventors: Harty; Robert D. (New Lenox, IL)
Title: Modular neck protection device
Patent Number: 7,861,326

Inventors: Hasegawa; Koji (Horikawa-dori, JP), Morita; Akira (Horikawa-dori, JP), Arai; Kenichiro (Horikawa-dori, JP)
Title: Substrate treating apparatus
Patent Number: 7,160,416

Inventors: Hasegawa; Mitsutoshi (Yokohama, JP), Koyanagi; Kazuo (Atsugi, JP), Miura; Tokutaka (Yokohama, JP), Komatsu; Kou (Okazaki, JP), Ito; Nobuhiro (Yamato, JP)
Title: Bonding member bonding method and method for manufacturing image display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,857,674

Inventors: Haselden; J. Kirk (Issaquah, WA), Hartman; Brian J. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Debugging breakpoints on pluggable components
Patent Number: 7,162,664

Inventors: Haselden; J. Kirk (Sammamish, WA), Ivanov; Sergei (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Data parsing with annotated patterns
Patent Number: 7,860,881

Inventors: Hashemi; Hamid Reza (Ontario, CA)
Title: Apparatus for heating a nozzle with radiant energy
Patent Number: 7,160,101

Inventors: Hashiba; Hitoshi (Kariya, JP)
Title: Motion control apparatus for vehicle
Patent Number: 7,860,622

Inventors: Hashimoto; Hideyuki (Toyokawa, JP), Ikenoue; Yoshikazu (Itami, JP), Sugiura; Hiroshi (Aichi-Ken, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, information distribution apparatus, information processing system, network monitoring apparatus and network monitoring program
Patent Number: 7,162,516

Inventors: Hashimoto; Masashi (Tokyo, JP), Igawa; Satoshi (Fujisawa, JP), Takiguchi; Takao (Chofu, JP)
Title: Electroluminescence device
Patent Number: 7,858,210

Inventors: Hashimoto; Tadashi (Nagahama-shi Shiga 526-0844, JP), Hashimoto; Hisashi (Nagahama-shi, Shiga 526-0844, JP)
Title: Plastic sheet with bending ruled line, and ruled line blade for plastic sheet
Patent Number: 7,160,237

Inventors: Hassan; Amer A. (Kirkland, WA), Kuehnel; Thomas W. (Seattle, WA), Wu; Deyun (Issaquah, WA), Huitema; Christian (Clyde Hill, WA), Frost; D. Gabriel (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Signaling to application lack of requested bandwidth
Patent Number: 8,923,340

Inventors: Hatakeyama; Takeshi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 8,922,699

Inventors: Hatton; Trevor Alan (Sudbury, MA), Jamison; Timothy F. (Somerville, MA), Kozak; Jennifer Aiden (San Francisco, CA), Simeon; Fritz (Quincy, MA), Wu; Jie (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Methods and systems for the formation of cyclic carbonates
Patent Number: 8,921,580

Inventors: Haulin; Tord (Uppsala, SE), Romer; Tume (Ekero, SE)
Title: Service and maintenance solutions for programmable and/or reconfigurable modules included in communication network nodes
Patent Number: 7,860,952

Inventors: Hayasaka; Mitsuharu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wireless channel determination/selection method and access point device
Patent Number: 7,860,055

Inventors: Hayashi; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP), Nitta; Masaki (Yokohama, JP), Yokozawa; Taku (Yokohama, JP), Takekoshi; Nobuhiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Ink jet printing apparatus and ink jet printing method
Patent Number: 7,857,409

Inventors: Hayat; Alex (Carmiel, IL), Ginzburg; Pavel (Rechovot, IL), Orenstein; Meir (Haifa, IL)
Title: Light source based on simultaneous two-photon emission
Patent Number: 8,921,826

Inventors: Hayata; Kazuki (Soraku-gun, JP)
Title: Waveguide structure, high frequency module including waveguide structure, and radar apparatus
Patent Number: 8,922,425

Inventors: Haynes; Joel R. (Bozeman, MT)
Title: Chimeric RSV-F polypeptide and lentivirus or alpha-retrovirus Gag-based VLPS
Patent Number: 8,920,812

Inventors: Hayward; Nicholas Kim (Paddington, AU), Weber; Gunther (Stockholm, SE), Grimmond; Sean (Taringa, AU), Nordenskjold; Magnus (Stockholm, SE), Larsson; Catharina (Stockholm, SE)
Title: Vascular endothelial growth factor polypeptides
Patent Number: 7,160,991

Inventors: Hazart; Jerome (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Process of geometrical characterisation of structures and device for implementing said process
Patent Number: 7,860,686

Inventors: Hazucha; Peter (Linkoping, SE), Soumyanath; Krishnamurthy (Portland, OR)
Title: Single event upset hardened latch
Patent Number: 7,161,404

Inventors: He; Henry (Edmonton, CA), Chan; Kwong-Onn (Edmonton, CA), Ambrose; Gene (Calgary, CA)
Title: Scalloped landing ring
Patent Number: 8,919,453

Inventors: Heath; James R. (South Pasadena, CA), Petroff; Pierre M. (Santa Barbara, CA), Melosh; Nicholas A. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Superlattice nanopatterning of wires and complex patterns
Patent Number: 7,161,168

Inventors: Hecht; Mainhard (Hasbergen, DE), Konczalla; Mathias (Osnabrueck, DE), Naumann; Ulrich (Menden, DE)
Title: Use of a low-alloyed copper alloy and hollow profile component made therefrom
Patent Number: 7,160,401

Inventors: Heid; Hans (Bammental, DE)
Title: Knife holder for a microtome
Patent Number: 7,861,632

Inventors: Heil; Timothy H. (Rochester, MN), Koehler; Brian L. (Rochester, MN), Mejdrich; Eric O. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Preferential dispatching of computer program instructions
Patent Number: 7,861,065

Inventors: Heimann; Detlef (Gerlingen, DE), Wahl; Thomas (Pforzheim, DE), Diehl; Lothar (Gerlingen, DE), Moser; Thomas (Schwieberdingen, DE), Rodewald; Stefan (Ditzingen, DE)
Title: Gas sensor heating device insulation
Patent Number: 8,921,738

Inventors: Hein; Stefan (Berlin, DE), Stein; Manuela (Berlin, DE), Peitsch; Dieter (Berlin, DE)
Title: Vortex reducer in the high-pressure compressor of a gas turbine
Patent Number: 7,159,402

Inventors: Heindl; Richard (Munich, DE)
Title: Connection element for connecting sheet piles to carrier elements as well as a combination sheet pile wall with such connection elements
Patent Number: 7,857,551

Inventors: Heindl; Richard (Munich, DE), Wall; Georg (Munich, DE), Wendt; Rob R. (Rapid City, SD)
Title: Profiled connecting element and combination sheet pile wall with a profiled connecting element of this type
Patent Number: 7,857,550

Inventors: Heinrich; Jens (Wachau, DE), Huisinga; Torsten (Dresden, DE), Richter; Ralf (Dresden, DE), Pfutzner; Ronny (Dresden, DE)
Title: Semiconductor device comprising metallization layers of reduced interlayer capacitance by reducing the amount of etch stop materials
Patent Number: 8,922,023

Inventors: Heldmann; Heinrich (Kassel, DE), Kohlstedt; Michael (Immenhausen, DE)
Title: Firing module
Patent Number: 7,159,504

Inventors: Hellmann; Steven Allen (Oshkosh, WI), Ogle; Richard John (Appleton, WI)
Title: Multi-product accumulating and packing system
Patent Number: 7,159,375

Inventors: Helm; Glenn (Poulsbo, WA)
Title: Wastewater treatment unit
Patent Number: 8,920,642

Inventors: Henderson, Jr.; Russell Ross (Havana, IL), Maoued; Abdul Karim (Peoria, IL), Crabtree; Aaron Benjamin (Peoria, IL)
Title: Controller for varying gear ratios in transmission system
Patent Number: 8,920,276

Inventors: Henderson; Jamie (Santa Rosa, CA)
Title: Differentially expanded vascular graft
Patent Number: 7,857,843

Inventors: Henley; Francois J. (Aptos, CA), Cheung; Nathan W. (Albany, CA)
Title: Controlled cleaving process
Patent Number: 7,160,790

Inventors: Hennige; Volker (Duelmen, DE), Hying; Christian (Rhede, DE), Hoerpel; Gerhard (Nottuln, DE), Augustin; Sven (Rossdorf, DE)
Title: Separator-electrode unit for lithium-ion batteries, method for the production and use thereof in lithium batteries
Patent Number: 7,858,222

Inventors: Henning; Steven (Stamford, CT)
Title: Method for aggregating intellectual property and services in an exchange
Patent Number: 8,924,281

Inventors: Henry; Jeffery Wayne (New Braunfels, TX), Schooley; John Timothy (New Braunfels, TX)
Title: Amusement water rides involving games of chance
Patent Number: 7,857,704

Inventors: Herdrich; Andrew (Hillsboro, OR), Illikkal; Ramesh (Folsom, CA), Newell; Donald (Portland, OR), Iyer; Ravishankar (Portland, OR), Chadha; Vineet (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for controlling thread contention
Patent Number: 8,924,748

Inventors: Herkle; Christoph (Schwabisch Gmund, DE), Benne; Thomas (Schorndorf, DE), Poettger; Robert (Remshalden, DE), Beck; Markus (Remseck, DE)
Title: Method for operating a steam generator in a fabric treatment appliance
Patent Number: 7,861,343

Inventors: Herrera; Derek Frederick (Aberdeen, GB)
Title: Centralizer
Patent Number: 7,159,668

Inventors: Herrick; Geoffrey (Portland, OR), Spinar; James E. (Clackamas, OR), Murphy; Daniel R. (Beaverton, OR), Pooley; William R. (Aloha, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for probe tip contact
Patent Number: 7,161,366

Inventors: Hersperger; Rene (Munchenstein, CH), Janser; Philipp (Basel, CH), Pfenninger; Emil (Allschwil, CH), Wuethrich; Hans Juerg (Kehrsatz, CH), Miltz; Wolfgang (Basel, CH)
Title: Chemokine receptor antagonists
Patent Number: 7,858,781

Inventors: Herz; Frederick S. M. (Milton, WV), Labys; Walter Paul (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: System and method for a distributed application of a network security system (SDI-SCAM)
Patent Number: 8,925,095

Inventors: Herz; Frederick S. M. (Warrington, PA), Labys; Walter Paul (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Database for pre-screening potentially litigious patients
Patent Number: 8,924,237

Inventors: Hettiarachchy; Navam S. (Fayetteville, AR), Satchithanandam; Eswaranandam (Fayetteville, AR)
Title: Organic acids incorporated edible antimicrobial films
Patent Number: 7,160,580

Inventors: Hickman; Paul L. (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for computing over a wide area network
Patent Number: 8,924,566

Inventors: Hida; Kohei (Tokyo, JP), Nakagawa; Tsuyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Coaxial connector
Patent Number: 8,920,181

Inventors: Higashimura; Hideyuki (Tsukuba, JP), Kotake; Eiichi (Tsukuba, JP), Kubota; Masaaki (Tsukuba, JP), Kobayashi; Shiro (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Method for producing phenol condensate
Patent Number: 7,161,000

Inventors: Higgins; Darin Wayne (Fort Worth, TX), Scott; Dan Martin (Irving, TX)
Title: System and method for synchronizing raster and vector map images
Patent Number: 7,161,604

Inventors: Higuchi; Hirofumi (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Electrostatically oscillated device
Patent Number: 7,159,462

Inventors: Hikichi; Kenji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Management device in distributing information, management method and medium
Patent Number: 8,924,586

Inventors: Hilali; Mohamed M. (Sunnyvale, CA), Petti; Christopher J. (Mountain View, CA), Herner; S. Brad (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method for making a photovoltaic cell comprising contact regions doped through a lamina
Patent Number: 7,858,430

Inventors: Hilger; Timothy J. (LaGrange Park, IL)
Title: Caster
Patent Number: 7,159,278

Inventors: Hill; Matthew (Irvine, CA), Fisker; Henrik (Newport Beach, CA), Woodhouse; David (Newport Coast, CA), Wheeler; Christopher (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Vehicle door insert
Patent Number: 7,159,928

Inventors: Hill; Robert (Bolton, MA)
Title: Identification tag and releasable attachment clip
Patent Number: 7,861,443

Inventors: Hillard; David A. (Novato, CA), Anbiah; Anix (Rohnert Park, CA)
Title: Method and system for optimized routing and protection of VT traffic in SONET networks
Patent Number: 7,161,944

Inventors: Hilscher; Achim (Friedberg-Statzling, DE), Hofmann; Harald (Ludenscheid, DE), Noll; Thomas (Kipfenberg, DE), Zachau; Martin (Geltendorf, DE)
Title: Lamp
Patent Number: 7,160,012

Inventors: Hinson; Robert (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Flexing leaning post and components for modifying leaning posts to flex
Patent Number: 8,919,275

Inventors: Hirai; Yoshiyuki (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Communication apparatus, communication method, communication system, program, and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,162,514

Inventors: Hiraiwa; Chihiro (Osaka, JP), Izumi; Tatsuya (Osaka, JP)
Title: Infrared zoom lens and infrared camera
Patent Number: 7,859,747

Inventors: Hirano; Keisuke (Saitama, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing piezoelectric resonator
Patent Number: 7,857,983

Inventors: Hirashima; Toshinori (Takasaki, JP), Kishimoto; Munehisa (Kamakura, JP), Hata; Toshiyuki (Maebashi, JP), Takahashi; Yasushi (Takasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and a method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,160,760

Inventors: Hirayama; Hideki (Wako, JP), Akita; Katsushi (Itami, JP), Nakamura; Takao (Itami, JP)
Title: Light-emitting device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,859,007

Inventors: Hirota; Yoshihiro (Kyoto, JP), Matsumoto; Toshiyuki (Sanda, JP), Hiroshima; Tatsuo (Narita, JP)
Title: Electrostatic capacitance sensor, electrostatic capacitance sensor component, object mounting body and object mounting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,161,360

Inventors: Hodson; Harold Francis (Beckenham, GB), Downham; Robert (Cambridge, GB), Mitchell; Timothy John (Cambridge, GB), Carr; Beverley Jane (Royston, GB), Dunk; Christopher Robert (Ely, GB), Palmer; Richard Michael John (Hayes, GB)
Title: 2-oxy-benzoxazinone derivatives for the treatment of obesity
Patent Number: 7,858,617

Inventors: Hoel; Thomas Trail (Golden, CO)
Title: Ambidextrous charging handle for a firearm
Patent Number: 7,861,635

Inventors: Hoffman; Michael (Greenwich, OH), Stoops; Bradley N. (Bay Village, OH)
Title: Wall-mounted valve
Patent Number: 8,919,273

Inventors: Hoffmann; Torsten (Weil am Rhein, DE), Hoffmann-Emery; Fabienne (Weil am Rhein, DE), Nick; Sonja (Basel, CH), Schwitter; Urs (Reinach, CH), Waldmeier; Pius (Wegenstetten, CH)
Title: Crystalline modifications of 2-(3,5-bis-trifluoromethyl-phenyl)-N-[6-(1,1-dioxo-1 .lamda..sup.6-thiomorpholin-4-yl)-4-(4-fluoro-2-methyl-phenyl)-pyridin-3-- yl]-N-methyl-isobutyramide
Patent Number: 7,160,881

Inventors: Hofmann; Harald (Ludenscheid, DE)
Title: Lamp
Patent Number: 7,857,496

Inventors: Hofmann; Werner (Schnaittach, DE)
Title: Process for control of production machine
Patent Number: 7,160,490

Inventors: Holden; Robert Andrew (Simpsonville, SC), Greene; Sarah Holden (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Mobile feeding and changing table
Patent Number: 8,918,933

Inventors: Holliday; Randall A. (Broomfield, CO)
Title: Crimpable wire connector assembly
Patent Number: 7,160,156

Inventors: Holzapfel; Martin (Munchen, DE), Tao; Jianhua (Munchen, DE)
Title: Method and system for defining a sequence of sound modules for synthesis of a speech signal in a tonal language
Patent Number: 7,162,424

Inventors: Holzapfel; Wolfgang (Obing, DE), Saendig; Karsten (Palling, DE)
Title: Position-measuring system and method for operating a position-measuring system
Patent Number: 7,161,139

Inventors: Hood; William Hollis (Cincinnati, OH), Spears; Marsha Jean (Fort Thomas, KY), Worley; William Joseph (Mason, OH)
Title: Menstrual fluid simulant
Patent Number: 8,920,847

Inventors: Hooks; Glenn (Lawton, OK)
Title: Tactical maintenance curtain
Patent Number: 8,919,237

Inventors: Hopponen; Ville (Mantsala, FI), Ikonen; Arto (Jarvenpaa, FI)
Title: Method for removing foreign matter from a digital hydraulic pressure controller
Patent Number: 8,920,575

Inventors: Hori; Kazuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Kurokawa; Toshiaki (Yokohama, JP), Murakami; Shouhei (Yokohama, JP), Nishikido; Masamitsu (Yokohama, JP), Hara; Norie (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Predistortion amplifier
Patent Number: 7,161,990

Inventors: Horikawa; Kunihiko (Saitama, JP), Taniguchi; Shoji (Saitama, JP), Muramatsu; Eiji (Saitama, JP), Shirota; Akira (Saitama, JP)
Title: Information recording device and information recording method
Patent Number: 7,161,888

Inventors: Horng; Alex (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Lamp
Patent Number: 8,920,000

Inventors: Horstman; John Bernard (Midland, MI), Liles; Donald (Midland, MI), Schmidt; Randall (Midland, MI), Wieber; Gary (Midland, MI), Witucki; Gerald Lawrence (Midland, MI)
Title: Carbinol functional silicone resins
Patent Number: 7,858,697

Inventors: Horstman; Richard Lawrence (Cincinnati, OH), Zeik; Douglas Bruce (Middletown, OH), Majher; Michael Anthony (Cincinnati, OH), Cedeno; Alejandro (Cincinnati, OH), Lee; Constance P. (Cincinnati, OH), Floyd; Brian Lee (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Container with an integrated spout
Patent Number: 7,857,168

Inventors: Horstmann; Michael (Neuwied, DE)
Title: Method and device for improving the permeability of the human skin
Patent Number: 7,858,113

Inventors: Hortin; Gregory Gene (Henderson, KY)
Title: Method and device for producing ice droplets on demand
Patent Number: 7,861,551

Inventors: Hosaka; Taiji (Kanagawa, JP), Yasufuku; Kaori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Card connection adaptor
Patent Number: 7,162,547

Inventors: Hoshida; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical receiver and optical reception method compatible with differential quadrature phase shift keying
Patent Number: 7,860,394

Inventors: Hoshikawa; Hisanori (Osaka, JP), Araki; Kyoichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Yamamoto; Isao (Kanagawa, JP), Tamegai; Youichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Discharge device
Patent Number: 7,859,229

Inventors: Hoshino; Katsumi (Kanagawa, JP), Hoshiya; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Okada; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Magnetoresistive head and magnetic storage apparatus
Patent Number: 7,859,797

Inventors: Hoshino; Koichi (Saitama, JP), Akiba; Yuichi (Sakado, JP), Kawada; Sachiko (Kodaira, JP), Akiyama; Takashi (Sayama, JP)
Title: Display device having ultraviolet ray transmitting small holes included in a wiring electrode disposed in the peripheral region of the display but not where a seal member is disposed
Patent Number: 7,859,615

Inventors: Hosokawa; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Multiband compressor
Patent Number: 8,924,220

Inventors: Hosouchi; Masaakii (Zama, JP), Sakata; Keiichi (Yokohama, JP), Abe; Hideaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Remote copy control method
Patent Number: 7,162,580

Inventors: Hotta; Yozo (Shizuoka, JP), Nanataki; Hideo (Kanagawa, JP), Fukita; Taku (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Image heating apparatus
Patent Number: 7,162,194

Inventors: Hotz; Charlie (Mountain View, CA), Paulson; Puthur D. (San Jose, CA), Leidholm; Craig (San Jose, CA), Reddy; Damoder (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Back contact for thin film solar cells
Patent Number: 7,858,872

Inventors: Hovens; Christopher (Surrey Hills, AU), Corcoran; Niall (Flemington, AU)
Title: Treatment of neurodegenerative diseases
Patent Number: 8,920,851

Inventors: Hoyt; Leon Ray (Point Blank, TX)
Title: Mathodominics
Patent Number: 7,857,315

Inventors: Hoyt; Robert A. (Bristol, CT), Curtis; David A. (Torrington, CT)
Title: Device and method for mounting electric motor stators
Patent Number: 7,859,153

Inventors: Hsia; Tsun-Hsiao (Taipei Hsien, TW), Ku; Chung-Ping (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Single-stage power factor correction circuit
Patent Number: 7,859,863

Inventors: Hsieh; Chen-Hui (Chu-Pei, TW), Chen; Kun Lung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Static random access memory device having a memory cell with multiple bit-elements
Patent Number: 7,161,845

Inventors: Hsieh; Chi-Kang (Taipei, TW), Kao; Kuang-Yi (Taipei, TW), Chang; Lin-Wei (Taipei, TW)
Title: Aligning gear
Patent Number: 7,161,093

Inventors: Hsieh; Fu-Pin (Tu-cheng, TW)
Title: Electrical connector having locking mechanism
Patent Number: 7,857,648

Inventors: Hsiung; Bob (Walnut, CA)
Title: Combination abdominal crunch and gravity inversion exercise machine
Patent Number: 7,857,741

Inventors: Hsu; Ben (Changhua Hsien, TW)
Title: Pull cord control device for Venetian blind
Patent Number: 7,159,638

Inventors: Hsu; Shuo-Hsiu (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Socket connector having positioning members severing as poisoning members for electronic device
Patent Number: 7,857,634

Inventors: Hsu; Siu Chi (Hong Kong, CN)
Title: Evaluation of self-intersecting vector graphics objects via planar map profiles
Patent Number: 7,859,537

Inventors: Hsu; Steven (Lake Oswego, OR), Krishnamurthy; Ram (Portland, OR)
Title: Low-noise leakage-tolerant register file technique
Patent Number: 7,161,826

Inventors: Hsu; Tse-Hsiang (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Chih-Cheng (Hsin Chu, TW)
Title: Loop filter and method for generating stable control voltage of the same
Patent Number: 7,161,417

Inventors: Hu; Zhiqun (Liberty Township, OH), Borodulin; Dmitriy (Mason, OH)
Title: RF power amplifier system having a plurality of different power control modes
Patent Number: 7,161,426

Inventors: Huang; Augustus (Tainan, TW)
Title: Astigmia correcting eyeglasses
Patent Number: 7,857,448

Inventors: Huang; Ching-An (Tao-Yuan, TW), Hsu; Chun-Ching (Taipei, TW)
Title: Water solution using in metal surface treating process and process for removing oxidized film and burred edge using the same
Patent Number: 7,160,847

Inventors: Huang; Chiung-Fang (Taipei, TW), Jiang; Yi-Feng (Taoyuan County, TW), Lin; Ting-Hsiang (Taoyuan County, TW), Guo; Gia-Luen (Taipei County, TW), Hwang; Wen-Song (Taoyuan County, TW), Wang; Jia-Baau (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method for producing xylitol from lignocellulosic hydrolysates without detoxification
Patent Number: 8,921,082

Inventors: Huang; Chung-Sung (Miao-Li, TW), Wen; Sheng-Ming (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Backlight system with exchangeable light sources and liquid crystal display using the same
Patent Number: 7,159,996

Inventors: Huang; Hanmin (Lanzhou, CN), Xia; Chungu (Lanzhou, CN), Xie; Pan (Lanzhou, CN)
Title: Process for synthesizing phenylacetic acid by carbonylation of toluene
Patent Number: 8,921,591

Inventors: Huang; Hsin-Shun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Electro-optic modulator
Patent Number: 8,923,657

Inventors: Huang; Hung-Chi (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Multi-monitor system and multi-monitor controlling method
Patent Number: 8,922,513

Inventors: Huang; Jianbing (Trumbull, CT), Saraiya; Shashikant (Fort Collins, CO), Ray; Kevin B. (Fort Collins, CO), Kitson; Anthony P. (Evans, CO), Sheriff; Eugene L. (Carr, CO), Krebs; Andrew (Greeley, CO)
Title: Multilayer imageable element containing epoxy resin
Patent Number: 7,160,653

Inventors: Huang; Kung-Piao (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Time-division decimation filter bank and time-division decimation filtering method
Patent Number: 8,924,450

Inventors: Huang; Ming-Ho (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Synchronous rectifier control circuit with deadtime adjustment to prevent crossover conduction
Patent Number: 7,859,868

Inventors: Huang; Ru (Beijing, CN), Huang; Qianqian (Beijing, CN), Zhan; Zhan (Beijing, CN), Qiu; Yingxin (Beijing, CN), Wang; Yangyuan (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method for fabricating complementary tunneling field effect transistor based on standard CMOS IC process
Patent Number: 8,921,174

Inventors: Huang; So Mel (Tai Ping City, Taichung, TW)
Title: Rotary shower head
Patent Number: 7,857,240

Inventors: Huang; Te-Chih (Chu-Bei, TW), Ke; Chih-Ming (Hsin-Chu, TW), Gau; Tsai-Sheng (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Measurement of overlay offset in semiconductor processing
Patent Number: 7,858,404

Inventors: Huang; Tzu-Fang (San Jose, CA), Lu; Yung-Cheng (Taipei, TW), Xia; Li-Qun (San Jose, CA), Yieh; Ellie (San Jose, CA), Yau; Wai-Fan (Mountain View, CA), Cheung; David W. (Foster City, CA), Willecke; Ralf B. (Santa Clara, CA), Liu; Kuowei (Campbell, CA), Lee; Ju-Hyung (Campbell, CA), Moghadam; Farhad K. (Saratoga, CA), Ma; Yeming Jim (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method of depositing low k films
Patent Number: 7,160,821

Inventors: Huang; Wu Sheng (Taichung, TW)
Title: Tube cutter having retractable tool device
Patent Number: 7,159,319

Inventors: Hubel; Roland (Essen, DE), Markowz; Georg (Karlstein, DE), Recksik; Manfred (Essen, DE), Rudek; Markus (Frankfurt am Main, DE), Wewers; Dietmar (Bottrop, DE), Zeller-Schuldes; Florian (Erlensee, DE)
Title: Alkoxylations in microstructured capillary reactors
Patent Number: 7,858,829

Inventors: Huber; Thomas (Munchen, DE), Menck; Peggy (Munchen, DE), Eggers; Georg (Munchen, DE)
Title: Semiconductor component with internal heating
Patent Number: 7,161,368

Inventors: Huber; Walter (Traunstein, DE), Hoefer; Volker (Traunreut, DE)
Title: Scanning unit for a position measuring device
Patent Number: 7,159,781

Inventors: Hughes; David C. (Rubicon, WI), Steinbrecher; Brian T. (Brookfield, WI)
Title: Grounding clamp apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,160,142

Inventors: Hughes; Trevor (Cambridge, GB), Jones; Timothy Gareth John (Cambridgeshire, GB), Tustin; Gary John (Cambridgeshire, GB), Zhou; Jian (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Wellbore treatment with hydrocarbon-responsive fluid containing oligomeric viscoelastic surfactant
Patent Number: 7,858,563

Inventors: Huh; Hoon (Songnam-shi, KR), Kang; Hee-Won (Songnam-shi, KR), Peng; Wei-Chung (Los Angeles, CA), Lai; Dennis (Los Angeles, CA), Chen; Jeng-Hong (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for downlink joint detection in a communication system
Patent Number: 7,161,972

Inventors: Huisinga; Richard D. (Willmar, MN), Wreede; Paul R. (Litchfield, MN)
Title: Egg incubation transport system and methods regarding same
Patent Number: 7,861,673

Inventors: Hull; Jonathan J. (San Carlos, CA), Graham; Jamey (San Jose, CA), Hart; Peter E. (Menlo Park, CA), Piersol; Kurt (Santa Cruz, CA)
Title: Multimedia print driver dialog interfaces
Patent Number: 7,861,169

Inventors: Humble; Robin Charles (Westlands, GB), Withers; Alexander S. (Athens, TX), Zachry; Kathy W. (Kingston, TN), Dillon; Mark S. (Columbus, MS), Gil; Michael A. (West Point, MS)
Title: System and method for removing a protective cover from a medical instrument
Patent Number: 7,160,246

Inventors: Hung; Che-Pin (New Taipei, TW), Lee; Yueh-Shing (New Taipei, TW), Wu; Shao-Yang (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Feeding apparatus
Patent Number: 8,919,763

Inventors: Hung; Che-Pin (New Taipei, TW), Lee; Yueh-Shing (New Taipei, TW), Wu; Shao-Yang (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Feeding apparatus
Patent Number: 8,919,764

Inventors: Hung; Ming (Cupertino, CA), Liu; Weidong (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Network switch
Patent Number: 7,161,938

Inventors: Hung; Yi (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical coupling lens and optical communication apparatus with same
Patent Number: 8,923,671

Inventors: Hunleth; Frank A. (Rockville, MD)
Title: Embedding ARGB data in a RGB stream
Patent Number: 8,922,578

Inventors: Hunleth; Frank A. (Rockville, MD), Scheirey; Stephen (Urbana, MD), Gritton; Charles W. K. (Sterling, VA)
Title: Scene transitions in a zoomable user interface using a zoomable markup language
Patent Number: 8,924,889

Inventors: Huntington; Stephen Glen (Roy, UT), Major; John Darren (Pleasant Grove, UT), Covington; Stanley P. (Orem, UT), Rowley; Bevan S. (Lehi, UT)
Title: Sliding window packet management systems
Patent Number: 7,162,698

Inventors: Hunts; David (Murrieta, CA), Smith; Brian J. (Aliso Viejo, CA)
Title: Method and system for providing isolated detail information about stations which are simultaneously active in an irrigation system
Patent Number: 8,924,891

Inventors: Hur; Youngsik (Alpharetta, GA), Lee; Chang-Ho (Marietta, GA), Lee; Jeongsuk (Kyunggi, KR), Kim; Kihong (Kyunggi, KR), Kim; Haksun (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Spectrum-sensing algorithms and methods
Patent Number: 7,860,197

Inventors: Hussain; Zahid (San Jose, CA), Desai; Sachin (Santa Clara, CA), Alam; Naveed (Cupertino, CA), Cheng; Joseph (Sunnyvale, CA), Millet; Tim (Mountain View, CA)
Title: System and method for hierarchical metering in a virtual router based network switch
Patent Number: 7,161,904

Inventors: Hutchison; Peter Leonard (Gelorup WA 6230, AU)
Title: Flue cleaner
Patent Number: 7,857,873

Inventors: Huynh; Lap T. (Cary, NC), Overby, Jr.; Linwood H. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Application based intrusion detection
Patent Number: 8,925,081

Inventors: Hwang; Jae Ho (Kyongsangbuk-Do, KR)
Title: Device for forming groove pattern of light-guiding plate and method for forming groove pattern by using the same
Patent Number: 7,160,097

Inventors: Hwang; Kyu-youn (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Joon-ho (Seongnam-si, KR), Park; Chin-sung (Yongin-si, KR), Jeong; Sung-young (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Microfluidic chip and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,858,042

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Pasch; Nicholas F. (Bellevue, WA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Mercer Island, WA)
Title: Data security and access tracking in memory
Patent Number: 8,925,098

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for preventing data remanence in memory
Patent Number: 8,925,078

Inventors: Hynds; John P. (Washougal, WA), Antilla; Dennis (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Point of play terminal
Patent Number: 7,162,378

Inventors: Ichida; Kiyofumi (Yokkaichi, JP), Fukatsu; Yukihiro (Yokkaichi, JP), Toyoda; Yukihiro (Yokkaichi, JP), Okayasu; Yasushi (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Connector locking construction
Patent Number: 7,160,134

Inventors: Ichikawa; Ken (Aichi, JP), Nakahata; Yoshihiro (Gamagori, JP), Sunada; Tsutomu (Toyohashi, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing intraocular lenses and intraocular lenses manufactured by the method
Patent Number: 7,160,488

Inventors: Ichikawa; Ryoichi (Sayama, JP)
Title: Tuning fork type quartz crystal resonator
Patent Number: 7,859,173

Inventors: Ichikawa; Tatsuya (Aichi, JP), Ishibashi; Tadashi (Kanagawa, JP), Natori; Taichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Display unit and method of manufacturing the same, electronic apparatus, illumination unit, and light-emitting device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,921,872

Inventors: Ide; Akira (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Differential amplification circuit
Patent Number: 7,859,339

Inventors: Igarashi; Akio (Tokyo, JP), Kurihara; Hirokuni (Tokyo, JP), Mizutori; Ryosuke (Toyko, JP)
Title: Solder ball printing apparatus and solder ball printing method
Patent Number: 8,919,634

Inventors: Iida; Kenichi (Boise, ID), Uyama; Masao (Shizuoka, JP), Kinoshita; Masahide (Shizuoka, JP), Adachi; Motoki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, method of adjusting developing unit of the apparatus, developing unit, and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,162,167

Inventors: Iijima; Masaaki (Gunma, JP), Motojima; Junichi (Gunma, JP)
Title: Turbine fuel pump
Patent Number: 7,160,079

Inventors: Ikawa; Yohei (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kano; Makoto (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Apparatus, method, and program for supporting processing of character string in document
Patent Number: 8,924,852

Inventors: Ikeda; Hisao (Kanagawa, JP), Aoyama; Tomoya (Kanagawa, JP), Ibe; Takahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Hirakata; Yoshiharu (Kanagawa, JP), Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Film formation apparatus, film formation method, manufacturing apparatus, and method for manufacturing light-emitting device
Patent Number: 8,920,562

Inventors: Ikeda; Kazutaka (Tokyo, JP), Hayashida; Masakazu (Tokyo, JP), Nishizawa; Daisuke (Tokyo, JP), Sora; Ichiro (Sendai, JP)
Title: Method of evaluating drug sensitivity by analyzing GIRK channel genes
Patent Number: 7,858,313

Inventors: Ikeda; Shinichiro (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and semiconductor device module
Patent Number: 7,859,284

Inventors: Ikeda; Tsutomu (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Rotational angle detecting devices
Patent Number: 7,859,252

Inventors: Ikuno; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP), Ohta; Masafumi (Susono, JP), Shimada; Tomoyuki (Shizouka, JP), Tanaka; Yuuji (Fujinomiya, JP), Li; Hongguo (Numazu, JP)
Title: Electrophotographic photoreceptor, and image forming apparatus and process cartridge using the electrophotographic photoreceptor
Patent Number: 7,858,278

Inventors: Im; James (New York, NY), Van Der Wilt; Paul Christiaan (Leiden MB, NL)
Title: Polycrystalline TFT uniformity through microstructure mis-alignment
Patent Number: 7,160,763

Inventors: Imamura; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Katayama; Akihiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Eye portion diagnosis support apparatus, method therefor, program, and recording medium
Patent Number: 7,857,449

Inventors: Inglin; Urs (Lachen, CH), Schwendener; Peter (Samstagern, CH), Harsch; Margit (Tuggen, CH)
Title: Method for producing ceramic articles
Patent Number: 8,920,701

Inventors: Inomata; Masahiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image measuring device, image measuring method, and computer program
Patent Number: 8,923,555

Inventors: Isaka; Fumito (Kanagawa, JP), Kato; Sho (Kanagawa, JP), Dairiki; Koji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing photoelectric conversion device
Patent Number: 7,858,431

Inventors: Ise; Masahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Ishibashi; Osamu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor storage device and control method thereof
Patent Number: 8,924,671

Inventors: Ishida; Hisashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wiring substrate and electronic device
Patent Number: 8,921,711

Inventors: Ishidoshiro; Takashi (Nagoya, JP), Sonobe; Yoshiiku (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Technique of detecting the propagation environment of radio wave
Patent Number: 7,162,205

Inventors: Ishigami; Yoshiaki (Tokyo, JP), Sunaga; Yoshinori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Package with lock mechanism
Patent Number: 7,160,138

Inventors: Ishiguro; Kazuhiro (Toyohashi, JP), Nabeshima; Takayuki (Toyokawa, JP), Saka; Masaaki (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method for removing a noise generated by scanning a foreign object from image data obtained by scanning an original document
Patent Number: 7,860,330

Inventors: Ishiguro; Ryuji (Tokyo, JP), Osawa; Yoshitomo (Kanagawa, JP), Osakabe; Yoshio (Kanagawa, JP), Sato; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Shima; Hisato (Tokyo, JP), Asano; Tomoyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Enciphering apparatus and method, deciphering apparatus and method as well as information processing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,923,511

Inventors: Ishii; Masahiro (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Operation monitor system, semiconductor apparatus, and information collection apparatus
Patent Number: 7,861,010

Inventors: Ishikawa; Hikaru (Tokyo, JP), Iida; Mitsuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Lip closing tool
Patent Number: 7,857,831

Inventors: Ishikawa; Yoshikazu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus and control method therefor
Patent Number: 7,860,387

Inventors: Ishiyama; Kazunori (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Library apparatus, cartridge, and hand mechanism
Patent Number: 8,922,941

Inventors: Islam; Nahid (Westmont, IL)
Title: Coaxial cable connector having jacket gripping ferrule and associated methods
Patent Number: 7,857,661

Inventors: Ismail; Samir (Dublin, CA), Tran; Tuan (San Jose, CA), Zheng; Jianyu Roy (San Diego, CA), Ludwig; Ron (Tracy, CA)
Title: Messaging and service system for mobile computer
Patent Number: 7,860,937

Inventors: Isogai; Taichi (Tokyo, JP), Furuta; Kenichiro (Tokyo, JP), Muratani; Hirofumi (Kanagawa, JP), Ohkuma; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP), Yonemura; Tomoko (Kanagawa, JP), Hanatani; Yoshikazu (Tokyo, JP), Shimbo; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP), Ikeda; Hanae (Tokyo, JP), Komano; Yuichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Arithmetic device, method, and program product
Patent Number: 8,924,448

Inventors: Issa; Alfredo C. (Apex, NC)
Title: System and method for establishing a local chat session
Patent Number: 7,859,560

Inventors: Issakides; Georg (Osterreich, AT)
Title: Tie yarn for incandescent bodies and the use thereof
Patent Number: 7,159,380

Inventors: Itai; Hideki (Hitachinaka, JP), Wang; Zhigang (Hitachinaka, JP), Asao; Kazunari (Naka, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method
Patent Number: 8,923,614

Inventors: Ito; Daisuke (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Lens system and image-taking apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 7,161,132

Inventors: Ito; Iko (Osaka, JP), Rikukawa; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Phosphoric acid group-containing polymer electrolyte (composite) membrane and its production method
Patent Number: 7,160,968

Inventors: Ito; Katsuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Three-dimensional display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,859,484

Inventors: Ito; Masaki (Saitama, JP)
Title: Projection type image display device
Patent Number: 7,159,991

Inventors: Ito; Takayuki (Toyokawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,922,799

Inventors: Ito; Toru (Hiroshima, JP), Fujii; Ryoji (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Indwelling needle device
Patent Number: 8,920,378

Inventors: Ito; Yasuhide (Toyokawa, JP)
Title: Electric motor
Patent Number: 7,859,159

Inventors: Itoh; Kae (Tokyo, JP), Hamakubo; Katsushi (Tokyo, JP), Shimokawa; Koichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of producing a magnetic recording disc
Patent Number: 8,920,872

Inventors: Itoh; Kazuyoshi (Nakai-machi, JP), Uehara; Yasuhiro (Nakai-machi, JP)
Title: Heating apparatus and fixing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,860,414

Inventors: Iwaida; Manabu (Saitama, JP), Oyama; Shigeki (Saitama, JP), Murakami; Kenichi (Saitama, JP), Ozaki; Kouki (Aichi, JP), Tsutsui; Masanori (Aichi, JP)
Title: Granules for formation of an electrode of an electric double layer capacitor, manufacturing method thereof, electrode sheet, polarized electrode, and electric double layer capacitor using a polarized electrode
Patent Number: 7,160,615

Inventors: Iwasaki; Keiichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Jitter and skew suppressing delay control apparatus
Patent Number: 7,161,854

Inventors: Iyoda; Hirochika (Hiroshima, JP), Matsumoto; Shinya (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Seat structure for vehicle
Patent Number: 7,159,922

Inventors: Jabri; Marwan A. (Broadway, AU), Southeren; Craig (Holgate, AU), Jongbloed; Robert (Rozelle, AU), Jack; David (Glebe, AU), Myers; David (Glebe, AU), Wong; Albert (Granville, AU)
Title: Methods and system for fast session establishment between equipment using H.324 and related telecommunications protocols
Patent Number: 7,161,949

Inventors: Jain; Ankur (Arcadia, CA), Gutierrez; Roman C. (Arcadia, CA)
Title: Electrical routing
Patent Number: 8,922,870

Inventors: Jain; Puneet K. (Hillsboro, OR), Venkatachalam; Muthaiah (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Intelligent location tagging for deterministic device behavior
Patent Number: 8,923,891

Inventors: Jajtic; Zeljko (Munchen, DE), Matscheko; Gerhard (Starnberg, DE)
Title: Electric motor with self-cooling
Patent Number: 7,859,143

Inventors: Jamnia; Mohammad A. (Chicago, IL), Parker; Patricia H. (Midlothian, IL), Bollig; William L. (Elk Grove Village, IL), Berkun; Chadd (Highland Park, IL), Matthis; Marjavis J. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Torque limiting wrench for ultrasonic scaler tip insertion
Patent Number: 7,159,494

Inventors: Jang; Ji-Eun (Ichon-shi, KR)
Title: Self refresh oscillator and oscillation signal generation method of the same
Patent Number: 7,859,347

Inventors: Jang; Yungtaek (Cary, NC), Jovanovi ; Milan (Cary, NC)
Title: Electromagnetic device having independent inductive components
Patent Number: 7,161,458

Inventors: Janstaff; Mats (S-790 15 Sundborn, SE)
Title: Paper machine comprising a translation device
Patent Number: 7,857,942

Inventors: Jardine; Miguel (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: System and method for continuous vermiculture cycle
Patent Number: 8,919,282

Inventors: Jarus; David A. (Shaker Heights, OH), Qian; Guoqiang (Arlington Heights, IL), Avakian; Roger W. (Aurora, OH)
Title: Stabilized polyolefin nanocomposites
Patent Number: 7,858,686

Inventors: Jas; Abhijit (Austin, TX), Patil; Srinivas (Austin, TX), Galivanche; Rajesh (Saratoga, CA), Vemu; Ramtilak (Austin, TX)
Title: Device, system, and method for optimized concurrent error detection
Patent Number: 7,861,116

Inventors: Jasen; Mark (North Potomac, MD), Daley; Guy (Reston, VA)
Title: Method and system for prioritizing network services
Patent Number: 7,162,540

Inventors: Jasso; Abelardo (Fontana, CA)
Title: Hole saw slug removal device
Patent Number: 7,160,064

Inventors: Jeddeloh; Joseph M. (Shoreview, MN)
Title: Memory hub and method for memory sequencing
Patent Number: 7,162,567

Inventors: Jellus; Vladimir (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Method and device for magnetic resonance imaging on the basis of a partially parallel acquisition (PPA)
Patent Number: 7,859,262

Inventors: Jennings; Kenneth (Durham, NC), Petersen; Steven L. (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Contiguous location-based user networks
Patent Number: 8,924,479

Inventors: Jensen; Braydon (Santaquin, UT), Jensen; Val (Santaquin, UT)
Title: Method and mechanism to confirm engine timing
Patent Number: 8,919,309

Inventors: Jensen; Jarl (Nyack, NY)
Title: Irrigation system and method
Patent Number: 8,919,038

Inventors: Jensen; Soren Borup (Struer, DK)
Title: Method and means for a multilayer access control
Patent Number: 8,924,468

Inventors: Jeong; Eun Ji (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Portable assembly-type flat bench
Patent Number: 8,919,263

Inventors: Jerde; Mark A. (Rochester, MN), O'Toole; Siobhan M. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Grouping related errors in a distributed computing environment
Patent Number: 8,924,798

Inventors: Jeung; Gun-Ig (Hwasung-gun, KR)
Title: Polishing pad of CMP equipment for polishing a semiconductor wafer
Patent Number: 7,160,181

Inventors: Ji; Hongmiao (Singapore, SG), Samper; Victor (Springdale, SG)
Title: Micromixer apparatus and methods of using same
Patent Number: 7,160,025

Inventors: Jia; Xiyu (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Plasmid DNA isolation
Patent Number: 7,858,363

Inventors: Jiang; Hong (San Jose, CA), Dwyer; Michael K. (El Dorado Hills, CA)
Title: Thread to thread communication
Patent Number: 7,861,249

Inventors: Jiang; Xinrong (Palo Alto, CA), Honjo; Ichiro (San Jose, CA), Sears; Christopher Malcolm Stanley (San Jose, CA), Han; Liqun (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Tilt-imaging scanning electron microscope
Patent Number: 8,921,782

Inventors: Jin; Lei (Changchun, CN), Pei; Jin (Changchun, CN), Meng; Gang (Changchun, CN), Hu; Junmei (Changchun, CN)
Title: Ophthalmic hGM-CSF preparation
Patent Number: 7,858,582

Inventors: Joens; Michael (Beverly, MA)
Title: Low power solenoid driver circuit
Patent Number: 7,161,787

Inventors: Johansson; Stefan (Uppsala, SE)
Title: Peristaltic electromechanical actuator
Patent Number: 7,161,278

Inventors: Johns; Charles R. (Austin, TX), Krolak; David J. (Rochester, MN), Liu; Peichun P. (Austin, TX), Ng; Alvan W. (Austin, TX)
Title: Livelock resolution
Patent Number: 7,861,022

Inventors: Johnson; Greg F. (Aptos, CA)
Title: Multiple element antenna assembly
Patent Number: 7,859,470

Inventors: Johnson; James E. (Bellevue, WA), Carley; William James (Woodinville, WA), Clark; Michael R. (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Maintaining correct transaction results when transaction management configurations change
Patent Number: 7,860,840

Inventors: Johnson; Lawrence (Sudbury, MA), Velella; Alberto (Waltham, MA), Smith; David D. (Merrimack, NH), Twitchell; James P. (Chelmsford, MA)
Title: Call routing control using call routing scripts
Patent Number: 7,162,021

Inventors: Joly; Christophe (Mountain View, CA), Hussain; Muhammad Raghib (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for multi-session time-slot multiplexing
Patent Number: 7,162,034

Inventors: Jones; Brent Rodney (Sherwood, OR), Finneman; Darrell Ray (Albany, OR), Aznoe; Brian Walter (Sherwood, OR)
Title: Solid ink stick with interface element
Patent Number: 7,857,439

Inventors: Jones; Kevin (Swindon, GB), Tyrrell; Julian (Swindon, GB)
Title: Power reduction for LCD drivers by backplane charge sharing
Patent Number: 7,161,593

Inventors: Jones; Michael B. (Redmond, WA), Regehr; John (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Providing predictable scheduling of programs using repeating precomputed schedules on discretely scheduled and/or multiprocessor operating systems
Patent Number: 7,162,720

Inventors: Jones; Michael E. (West Linn, OR), Brunner; Bjoern E. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: System and method for varying transfer pressure applied by a transfer roller in a printer
Patent Number: 7,860,417

Inventors: Jones; Timothy Gareth John (Cottenham, GB), Tustin; Gary John (Sawston, GB)
Title: Powder composition
Patent Number: 7,858,562

Inventors: Jongen; Yves (Louvain-la-Neuve, BE), Labarbe; Rudi (Boncelles, BE)
Title: Device and method for positioning a target volume in radiation therapy apparatus
Patent Number: 7,860,216

Inventors: Jordan; Frederick L. (Santa Ana, CA)
Title: Method and composition for using organic, plant-derived, oil-extracted materials in gasoline additives for reduced emissions
Patent Number: 7,160,339

Inventors: Jordan; Janice (Fallbrook, CA)
Title: Methods and devices for applying solid nail coatings to mammalian and artificial nails
Patent Number: 7,861,730

Inventors: Jourde; Bastien (Montreal, CA), Best; Bill (Orono, MN)
Title: Soft chest protector
Patent Number: 8,918,920

Inventors: Judge; John S. (Durham, NH), Shao; Jiqun (Newton, MA), Goller; Warren W. (Acton, MA)
Title: Optical recording article
Patent Number: 7,161,894

Inventors: Jung; Edward K. Y. (Bellevue, WA), Levien; Royce A. (Lexington, MA), Lord; Robert W. (Seattle, WA), Malamud; Mark A. (Seattle, WA), Rinaldo, Jr.; John D. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Map display system and method
Patent Number: 7,860,648

Inventors: Jung; Heechul (Seoul, KR)
Title: Spindle motor
Patent Number: 8,922,091

Inventors: Jung; Hoe-Ku (Daejeon, KR), Kang; Myung-Sam (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Ji-Eun (Gwangmyeong-si, KR), Park; Jung-Hyun (Cheongju-si, KR)
Title: Method for manufacturing a substrate with cavity
Patent Number: 7,858,437

Inventors: Jung; Jae Dong (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Network connection method and apparatus of a mobile station
Patent Number: 8,923,494

Inventors: Jung; Jaejun (Seoul, KR), Cho; Donghyuk (Seoul, KR), Park; Siyoung (Incheon, KR), Park; Seongjoon (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jaichul (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal and keypad manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,923,935

Inventors: Jung; Jin Hyo (Bucheon, KR)
Title: Erase method in flash memory device
Patent Number: 7,161,840

Inventors: Jung; Kwang-Chul (Seongnam-si, KR), Chai; Chong-Chul (Seoul, KR), Jung; Mee-Hye (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Display panel with alternating sub-pixel electrodes
Patent Number: 8,922,469

Inventors: Jung; Tae-Sung (Sangju-shi, KR)
Title: Packet transmission method for mobile internet
Patent Number: 7,161,913

Inventors: Justus; Donald M. (Houston, TX)
Title: Hydrajet perforation and fracturing tool
Patent Number: 7,159,660

Inventors: Kabeshita; Yutaka (Portland, OR), Maxwell; Kerby LaVar (Portland, OR), Molinari; Arthur (Portland, OR), Tutmark; Bradley C. (Aloha, OR), Ono; Takahisa (Fujisawa, JP), Tomita; Seisuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Golf ball with aggregated layer core and method of making
Patent Number: 8,920,262

Inventors: Kadziauskas; Kenneth E. (Coto de Caza, CA), Rockley; Paul W. (Corona del Mar, CA), Staggs; James W. (Laguna Niguel, CA)
Title: Micro-burst ultrasonic power delivery
Patent Number: 7,857,783

Inventors: Kai; Yao (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Air purge valve and filter pump cover employing same
Patent Number: 7,159,731

Inventors: Kajioka; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Defocused optical rotation measurement apparatus, optical rotation measurement method and defocused optical fiber system
Patent Number: 8,922,760

Inventors: Kakigi; Nobuyoshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, printing apparatus and printing system including thereof apparatuses
Patent Number: 7,861,282

Inventors: Kakinuma; Akira (Osaka, JP), Yoneda; Keisuke (Osaka, JP), Kato; Fumio (Osaka, JP)
Title: Optical device
Patent Number: 8,922,723

Inventors: Kakiuchi; Ryohei (Ibaraki, JP), Yamamoto; Satoru (Ibaraki, JP), Hida; Kanako (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for manufacturing organic EL device
Patent Number: 8,921,142

Inventors: Kalina; Vladimir (Lausanne, CH), Richter; Pavel (Chodov, CZ), Horak; Vratislav (Libechov, CZ)
Title: Device for inducing an immune response in cancer therapy
Patent Number: 7,160,716

Inventors: Kalkanoglu; Husnu M. (Swarthmore, PA), Koch; Stephen A. (Collegeville, PA)
Title: Roof membrane and roof system using the membrane to simulate a standing seam metal roof
Patent Number: 7,861,478

Inventors: Kallingal; Chidambaram G. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Sun; YuYang (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Methods involving color-aware retargeting of individual decomposed patterns when designing masks to be used in multiple patterning processes
Patent Number: 8,921,016

Inventors: Kalman; Daniel (Herzliya, IL), Segal; Ory (Herzliya, IL), Tripp; Omer (Herzliya, IL), Weisman; Omri (Herzliya, IL)
Title: Automatic synthesis of unit tests for security testing
Patent Number: 8,925,094

Inventors: Kamachi; Daisuke (Tokyo, JP), Moriyama; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information sharing system, information sharing method, terminal device and program
Patent Number: 8,923,833

Inventors: Kamioka; Isao (Hopewell Junction, NY), Shiozawa; Junichi (Yokohama, JP), Kato; Ryu (Yokohama, JP), Ozawa; Yoshio (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,858,467

Inventors: Kamiya; Sumio (Toyota, JP), Iwase; Hisao (Aichi, JP), Nagaike; Tetsuya (Toyota, JP), Eda; Hiroshi (Ibaraki, JP), Zhou; Libo (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Attitude control device and precision machining apparatus
Patent Number: 7,160,175

Inventors: Kan; Masaki (Tokyo, JP), Yamato; Junichi (Tokyo, JP), Kaneko; Yuji (Tokyo, JP), Kajiki; Yoshihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information managing system, information managing method, and information managing program for managing various items of information of objects to be retrieved
Patent Number: 7,860,867

Inventors: Kanai; Masahiro (Suwa, JP), Otsuka; Eitaro (Fujimi-cho, JP), Yoshida; Naoki (Suwa, JP), Fukuzawa; Akihiro (Suwa, JP)
Title: Driver device, physical quantity measuring device, and electronic instrument
Patent Number: 7,859,351

Inventors: Kanamori; Takashi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Vehicle position detecting system and method
Patent Number: 7,860,649

Inventors: Kanayama; Atsushi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Autofocus system
Patent Number: 7,860,385

Inventors: Kanbe; Sadao (Suwa, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing electrophoretic display
Patent Number: 7,161,731

Inventors: Kang; Harrison (Long Beach, CA)
Title: Hat accessory
Patent Number: 8,918,916

Inventors: Kang; Yong Cheol (Jeonju-si, KR), Lee; Hyewon (Gimje-si, KR), Hwang; Min (Iksan-si, KR)
Title: Time variant droop based inertial control method for wind generator
Patent Number: 8,922,043

Inventors: Kang; Yong-Hoon (Seoul, KR), Kim; Sang-Jun (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Jin; Pil-Kyu (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method of processing rescue request signal
Patent Number: 8,923,798

Inventors: Kaplan; Alan P. (San Diego, CA), Gupta; Varsha (San Diego, CA), Wasley; Jan W.F. (Guilford, CT)
Title: Therapeutic pyrazolonaphthyridine derivatives
Patent Number: 7,858,614

Inventors: Kariyada; Eiji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical information recording medium
Patent Number: 7,859,984

Inventors: Karkanias; Chris Demetrios (Sammamish, WA), Van Hoof; Hubert (Seattle, WA), Rosenbloom; Oren (Redmond, WA), Hamilton; James R. (Bellevue, WA), Argon; Pablo (Redmond, WA), Sadovsky; Vladimir (Redmond, WA), Chitsaz; Behrooz (Bellevue, WA), Nolan; Sean Patrick (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Smart secure storage
Patent Number: 7,860,793

Inventors: Kasahara; Masumi (Takasaki, JP), Yahagi; Koichi (Takasaki, JP)
Title: Wireless communication system
Patent Number: 7,162,216

Inventors: Kasai; Koji (Mie, JP)
Title: Method of forming printed circuit board having connector, and electric junction box having printed circuit board
Patent Number: 7,857,637

Inventors: Katagiri; Yoshito (Hachioji, JP), Murakami; Koichiro (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Simultaneous operation of a photographing device equipped communication apparatus
Patent Number: 7,860,530

Inventors: Katakura; Masahiro (Chofu, JP), Kawamura; Kazuteru (Hachiouji, JP)
Title: Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus equipped with same
Patent Number: 7,859,765

Inventors: Katayama; Takahiro (Osaka, JP), Yamamoto; Manabu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Digital broadcast receiving apparatus
Patent Number: 7,161,631

Inventors: Kato; Hirohisa (Toride, JP), Mine; Ryuta (Toride, JP), Suda; Takeyuki (Toride, JP), Sugeta; Mitsuhiro (Abiko, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus with setting unit for setting current values for motor
Patent Number: 8,919,760

Inventors: Kato; Noriji (Nakai-machi, JP), Kashimura; Hirotsugu (Nakai-machi, JP), Ikeda; Hitoshi (Nakai-machi, JP)
Title: Pattern recognition method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,162,085

Inventors: Kato; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Sheet conveyor and image forming apparatus incorporating same
Patent Number: 8,919,773

Inventors: Kato; Toshihisa (Handa, JP), Fukami; Masanobu (Hazu-gun, JP), Yakushijin; Tokio (Ikeda, JP)
Title: Vehicle motion control device
Patent Number: 7,162,350

Inventors: Katsuno; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Ohba; Yasuo (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Yamada; Shinji (Tokyo, JP), Kushibe; Mitsuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Kaneko; Kei (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Semiconductor light emitting device, semiconductor light emitting apparatus, and method for manufacturing semiconductor light emitting device
Patent Number: 8,921,886

Inventors: Kawabe; Kazuyoshi (Fujisawa, JP), Hirakata; Junichi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Matrix-type display device
Patent Number: 7,161,576

Inventors: Kawada; Kunihiro (Matsumoto, JP), Nomura; Yujiro (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, an image forming method and an image detecting method
Patent Number: 7,860,439

Inventors: Kawagishi; Norihiro (Tokyo, JP), Okubo; Yuichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: DC-DC Converter
Patent Number: 7,859,242

Inventors: Kawai; Eiji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Watch information content distribution processing system, information distribution apparatus, information distribution system, hand held terminal device, information recording medium, and information processing method
Patent Number: 7,859,947

Inventors: Kawamata; Kenji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Open-circuit voltage control system
Patent Number: 8,921,750

Inventors: Kawamura; Shunji (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Yasutomo (Sagamihara, JP), Eguchi; Yoshiaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Computer system having an expansion device for virtualizing a migration source logical unit
Patent Number: 7,861,052

Inventors: Kawamura; Yoshihiro (Haibara-gun, JP)
Title: Voltage detection device and insulation detecting apparatus for non-grounded power supply including the voltage detection device
Patent Number: 7,161,355

Inventors: Kawano; Shunji (Yokohama, JP), Yoshimura; Koichi (Yokohama, JP), Kamada; Takafumi (Yokohama, JP), Okihara; Tatsuya (Yokohama, JP), Yamaguchi; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Moisture separation heater
Patent Number: 7,857,895

Inventors: Kawashima; Yoshichika (Kiryu, JP), Shioda; Naoki (Kiryu, JP)
Title: Direct-current motor armature, direct-current motor, and method for winding coil around armature of direct-current motor
Patent Number: 8,922,089

Inventors: Kawata; Hidenori (Chino, JP), Tsunekawa; Yoshifumi (Chino, JP), Hayashi; Tomohiko (Kokubo, JP)
Title: Electro-optical device and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,161,193

Inventors: Kawata; Kentaro (Kanagawa Pref., JP), Ignatyev; Nikolai Mykola (Duisburg, DE), Schulte; Michael (Bischofsheim, DE), Yoshizaki; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electrolyte formulations
Patent Number: 8,921,589

Inventors: Kayahara; Shin (Urayasu, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effectively preventing toner adhesion on a density sensor by generating an electric field according to a visible image
Patent Number: 7,162,170

Inventors: Kayyem; Jon Faiz (South Pasadena, CA), O'Connor; Stephen D. (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Compositions for the electronic detection of analytes utilizing monolayers
Patent Number: 7,160,678

Inventors: Kazakevich; Leonid (Plainview, NY)
Title: Method and system for transmitting data between personal communication devices
Patent Number: 7,162,229

Inventors: Kazmaier; Peter M. (Mississauga, CA), Iftime; Gabriel (Mississauga, CA), Wagner; Christopher A. (Etobicoke, CA), Wang; Shen-ge (Fairport, NY), Eschbach; Reiner (Webster, NY)
Title: Solid phase change fluorescent ink and ink sets
Patent Number: 7,857,900

Inventors: Kazumori; Hiroyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Scanning electron microscope and method of controlling same
Patent Number: 7,161,149

Inventors: Kc; Gaurav S. (Mountain View, CA), Aho; Alfred V. (Chatham, NJ)
Title: Methods, systems, and media for detecting and preventing malcode execution
Patent Number: 8,925,090

Inventors: Ke; Mingjie (Spring, TX), Qu; Qi (Spring, TX)
Title: Method for inhibiting or controlling inorganic scale formations
Patent Number: 7,159,655

Inventors: Kecskemeti; Delia (Kanata, CA)
Title: System and method for routing table computation and analysis
Patent Number: 7,860,106

Inventors: Keeble; Daniel John (Felixstowe, GB), Agra Amorim; Goncalo (Ipswich, GB), Meadowcroft; David John Kenneth (Stowmarket, GB)
Title: Optical package
Patent Number: 7,160,036

Inventors: Keith; Roger C. (Euclid, OH)
Title: Orbital motion attachment with counterweight for angle die grinder
Patent Number: 8,919,215

Inventors: Kennedy, III; Thomas J. (Wilbraham, MA)
Title: Golf ball and method of manufacturing a golf ball
Patent Number: 8,920,264

Inventors: Kermalli; Munawar Hussein (Floral Park, NY)
Title: Band pass filter and method of filtering for a base station in a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 7,162,271

Inventors: Kern; Steven Edward (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Method and system for bio-fluid sampling
Patent Number: 8,924,005

Inventors: Kern; Thomas D. (Helena, OH)
Title: Cutting device
Patent Number: 7,861,414

Inventors: Keropian; Bryan (Tarzana, CA)
Title: Sleep appliance
Patent Number: 7,861,722

Inventors: Keropian; Bryan (Tarzana, CA)
Title: Sleep appliance
Patent Number: 7,861,724

Inventors: Kete; Evgen (Ajdovscina, SI)
Title: Manufacturing process and a highly absorbent pad for a cat litter
Patent Number: 8,920,584

Inventors: Kettler; Wilhelm (Wuppertal, DE), Johansson; Uwe (Erkrath, DE)
Title: Check-tile for colour measurement instruments
Patent Number: 8,922,775

Inventors: Khabashesku; Valery N. (Houston, TX), Liu; Yu (Houston, TX), Halas; Nancy J. (Houston, TX)
Title: Fluorinated nanodiamond as a precursor for solid substrate surface coating using wet chemistry
Patent Number: 7,858,186

Inventors: Khachik; Frederick (Rockville, MD), Chang; An-Ni (Greenbelt, MD)
Title: Process for synthesis of (3R,3'R,6'R)-lutein and its stereoisomers
Patent Number: 7,858,828

Inventors: Khazeni; Kasra (San Jose, CA)
Title: Pressure measurement using a MEMS device
Patent Number: 7,860,668

Inventors: Khoo; Tian (Kuala Lumpur, MY)
Title: Elevated floor and ceiling slab formwork system
Patent Number: 8,919,727

Inventors: Kiappes; J. L. (Oxford, GB), Laing; Peter (Willingham, GB), Dwek; Raymond (Oxfordshire, GB), Zitzmann; Nicole (Oxfordshire, GB), Pollock; Stephanie (Oxfordshire, GB)
Title: Iminosugars and their applications
Patent Number: 8,921,568

Inventors: Kibune; Masaya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Input and output circuit apparatus
Patent Number: 7,859,300

Inventors: Kichise; Mitsutoshi (Osaka, JP), Mohri; Kazuo (Hyougo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,860,421

Inventors: Kiddie; David John (Coquitlam, CA), Geyer; John Joseph (Vancouver, CA), Chan; Mandy (Vancouver, CA)
Title: Mobility call management
Patent Number: 8,923,826

Inventors: Kim; Byoung-Hoon (Seoul, KR), Montojo; Juan (San Diego, CA), Gaal; Peter (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for scrambling sequence generation in a communication system
Patent Number: 8,923,249

Inventors: Kim; Byung Jo (Daejeon, KR), Hyun; Seok Bong (Daejeon, KR), Park; Seong Su (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Jae Bum (Daejeon, KR), Park; Hyun Cheol (Daejeon, KR), Seo; Jong Hyun (Ulsan, KR)
Title: Low-complexity and low-power-consumption turbo decoder with variable scaling factor
Patent Number: 7,861,135

Inventors: Kim; Byung-Uk (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Ki-Beom (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Yong-Woo (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Mi-Sun (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Hong; Jin-Sup (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Wy-Yong (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: System for testing a flat panel display device and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,859,274

Inventors: Kim; Christine Hana (San Jose, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for automatic enablement of a rear-face entry in a mobile device
Patent Number: 8,922,493

Inventors: Kim; Daniel Kee Young (Vancouver, WA), Miller; Eric (Torrance, CA)
Title: Gyroscopic system in vehicle suspension
Patent Number: 8,919,788

Inventors: Kim; Deok Jin (Seoul, KR), Kim; Young Kwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Sung Ho (Seoul, KR), Park; Jin Soo (Incheon-si, KR), Shim; Jang Ho (Seoul, KR)
Title: Motor for washing machine
Patent Number: 7,161,271

Inventors: Kim; Do-Nyun (Seoul, KR), Park; Yong-Hyun (Yongin-si, KR), Song; Young-Won (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for generating adaptive usage environment descriptor of digital item
Patent Number: 7,861,220

Inventors: Kim; Dongcheol (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Wookbong (Anyang-si, KR), Cho; Hangyu (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Terminal for controlling uplink transmission power and an uplink transmission power control method in a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,923,179

Inventors: Kim; Duk Kyung (Seocho-gu, KR), Lee; Sang Yun (Kyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Method of allocating channel codes for a synchronous uplink of mobile communication system
Patent Number: 7,161,917

Inventors: Kim; Eun-Jung (Seoul, KR), Park; Jin-Young (Gyunggi-Do, KR)
Title: Method for managing multicast group in mobile communication system
Patent Number: 7,162,241

Inventors: Kim; Eunsun (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Seok; Yongho (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for scanning existing networks in TVWS
Patent Number: 8,923,263

Inventors: Kim; Hyun-Jeong (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Secondary battery including waveform boundary section
Patent Number: 8,920,972

Inventors: Kim; Hyun-Woo (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for coding signal in a communication system
Patent Number: 8,924,203

Inventors: Kim; In-Woo (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Display substrate and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,922,730

Inventors: Kim; Jin-Bum (Seoul, KR), Choi; Suk-Hun (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Semiconductor device and a method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 8,921,940

Inventors: Kim; Jinkwang (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Dongyun (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Fuel cell system with differential pressure sensor
Patent Number: 7,858,257

Inventors: Kim; Jong Koo (Incheon, KR)
Title: Cartridge of water supply valve
Patent Number: 7,861,742

Inventors: Kim; Jong-Hoon (Suwon-si, KR), Kang; Sang-Seok (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Fuse circuit with controlled fuse burn out and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,161,407

Inventors: Kim; Jong-Hyeok (Gyeongsangbuk-Do, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display device having a light source disposed on a lateral side of a light guide plate
Patent Number: 7,859,613

Inventors: Kim; Jonghae (Fishkill, NY), Kim; Moon J. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Plouchart; Jean-Olivier (New York, NY), Trzcinski; Robert E. (Rhinebeck, NY)
Title: High yield, high density on-chip capacitor design
Patent Number: 7,859,825

Inventors: Kim; Joon-Won (Pohang, KR), Chung; Wan-Kyun (Pohang, KR)
Title: Cuvette
Patent Number: 8,920,754

Inventors: Kim; Jun Young (Gyunggi-do, KR), Joung; Jae Woo (Gyunggi-do, KR), Cho; Sung Nam (Gyunggi-do, KR), Song; Ha Yoon (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Nonaqueous ink composition for ink jet and method of manufacturing ink comprising the same
Patent Number: 8,921,453

Inventors: Kim; Kun Ouk (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Kang Woo (Daejeon, KR), Suh; Young Ho (Gwangju, KR)
Title: Apparatus for controlling service of network robot system based on remote procedure calls and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,924,462

Inventors: Kim; Kyu-Seok (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Ik-Soo (Suwon-si, KR), Oh; Jeong-Seok (Seoul, KR)
Title: Backlight assembly and liquid crystal display device using the same
Patent Number: 7,161,644

Inventors: Kim; Min-Ha (Gwangju-si, KR), Park; Joung-Soo (Jeonju-si, KR), Park; Heung-Jun (Gwangju-si, KR), Joo; Sung-Tae (Gwangju-si, KR), Yang; Dong-Houn (Gwangju-si, KR)
Title: Wet-type dust collector for a vacuum cleaner
Patent Number: 8,920,549

Inventors: Kim; Myeong-Cheol (Aachen, DE)
Title: Distinguishing between protocol packets in a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 7,860,087

Inventors: Kim; Sang-Wook (Goyang-si, KR)
Title: Frame structure for stage erection
Patent Number: 8,920,252

Inventors: Kim; Sei-kwon (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Hong-soo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for receiving and providing disaster information
Patent Number: 8,923,800

Inventors: Kim; Seong Hun (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Master cylinder of brake
Patent Number: 7,861,524

Inventors: Kim; Soong-Hoon (Titusville, NJ), Borzilleri; Robert M. (New Hope, PA), Vite; Gregory D. (Titusville, NJ), Johnson; James A. (Pennington, NJ)
Title: Epothilone derivatives
Patent Number: 8,921,542

Inventors: Kim; Sung Hei (Daejeon-si, KR), Seo; Kwang Deok (Wonju-si, KR), Jung; Tae Jun (Wonju-si, KR), Lee; Chang Kyu (Daejeon-si, KR), Kang; Shin Gak (Daejeon-si, KR)
Title: Method of providing timing information for synchronizing MMT packet stream in MMT hybrid delivery service and method of synchronizing MMT packet stream in MMT hybrid delivery service
Patent Number: 8,923,342

Inventors: Kim; Sung Sun (Gumi-si, KR)
Title: Exterior antenna structure of mobile terminal
Patent Number: 8,922,437

Inventors: Kim; Sung-Woon (Suwon-si, KR), Yu; Se-Hwan (Asan-si, KR), Shin; Sung-Tae (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Hee-Seop (Hwasung-si, KR)
Title: Display device with wide and narrow viewing angle modes
Patent Number: 7,859,632

Inventors: Kim; Tae Ho (Seoul, KR), Jeong; Yi Seon (Anyang-si, KR), Shin; Duck Moon (Gwangmyeong-si, KR), Kim; Woon Phil (Seoul, KR), Yang; Hyun Jun (Daegu, KR), Kang; Min Hun (Seoul, KR), Kang; Jung Wan (Seoul, KR), Lee; Hye Sook (Uijeongbu-si, KR), Kim; Yong Jun (Seoul, KR), Woo; Min Keun (Seoul, KR), Kim; Su Cheoul (Goyang-si, KR), Oh; Won Taek (Seoul, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal and controlling method thereof
Patent Number: 8,922,625

Inventors: Kim; Tae-Kuk (Daejeon, KR), Shon; Jong-Sik (Daejeon, KR), Hong; Kwong-Pye (Daejeon, KR), Cho; Han-Seok (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Liquid radioactive waste treatment system
Patent Number: 7,857,940

Inventors: Kim; Won-tae (Seoul, KR), Hwang; Woo-sun (Yongin, KR)
Title: Universal serial bus device having logical circuit for conversive and immediate host reset operation
Patent Number: 7,162,555

Inventors: Kim; Young Bog (Icheon-shi, KR), Chang; Jun Soo (Icheon-Si, KR), Lee; Min Yong (Seoul, KR), Eun; Yong Seok (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Gate structure of semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,859,041

Inventors: Kim; Younhee (Daejon, KR), Nam; Jeho (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Hyuntae (Seoul, KR), Cho; Inje (Seoul, KR), Bae; Kihyeok (Seoul, KR), Jeong; Jea-Seung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Watermark generating method, broadcast content generating method including the same and watermarking system
Patent Number: 8,923,549

Inventors: Kimball; Ian (Clinton, MA), Vangsness; Todd S. (Stow, MA), Kane; Jeffrey F. (Hudson, MA)
Title: Medical valve with movable member
Patent Number: 7,857,284

Inventors: Kimber; Paul Kevin (Basildon, GB)
Title: Multiple wavelength quadrant detection
Patent Number: 7,161,131

Inventors: Kimoto; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Device and method for motion video encoding reducing image degradation in data transmission without deteriorating coding efficiency
Patent Number: 7,161,982

Inventors: Kimura; Hajime (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device, display device and electronic device equipped with the semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,859,488

Inventors: Kinoshita; Kentaro (Tottori, JP)
Title: Resistance memory element and method of manufacturing the same, and semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 7,859,886

Inventors: Kinoshita; Yohei (Kawasaki, JP), Irie; Makiko (Kawasaki, JP), Ohkubo; Waki (Kawasaki, JP), Nakagawa; Yusuke (Kawasaki, JP), Hidesaka; Shinichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Positive resist composition and method for forming resist pattern
Patent Number: 7,858,286

Inventors: Kirkpatrick; Lynn D. (Houston, TX), Powis; Garth (Houston, TX), Wipf; Peter (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Wortmannin analogs and methods of using same in combination with chemotherapeutic agents
Patent Number: 7,858,657

Inventors: Kise; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Controller, image forming system, calibration control method, calibration control program, and memory medium storing therein calibration control program
Patent Number: 7,161,718

Inventors: Kishikawa; Yasuhiro (Tochogi, JP), Takeuchi; Seiji (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Beam splitting apparatus, transmittance measurement apparatus, and exposure apparatus
Patent Number: 7,161,675

Inventors: Kishima; Koichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Sample-image acquisition apparatus, sample-image acquisition method and sample-image acquisition program
Patent Number: 8,922,637

Inventors: Kisner; Roger A. (Knoxville, TN), Wilgen; John B. (Oak Ridge, TN), Ludtka; Gerard M. (Oak Ridge, TN), Jaramillo; Roger A. (Knoxville, TN), Mackiewicz-Ludtka; Gail (Oak Ridge, TN)
Title: Thermal and high magnetic field treatment of materials and associated apparatus
Patent Number: 7,161,124

Inventors: Kister; Scott (Woodside, CA), DeSalvo; Christopher Joseph (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for distributing electronic messages to a wireless data processing device using a multi-tiered queuing architecture
Patent Number: 7,162,513

Inventors: Kitahara; Joji (Nagano-ken, JP), Nagao; Shoichi (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Timepiece
Patent Number: 7,859,949

Inventors: Kitamura; Manabu (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Assuring genuineness of data stored on a storage device
Patent Number: 7,162,593

Inventors: Kitayama; Kenzo (Kobe, JP)
Title: Display system
Patent Number: 7,161,561

Inventors: Kitayama; Toru (Hamamatsu, JP), Tamiya; Kenichi (Hamamatsu, JP), Kushida; Koji (Hamamatsu, JP), Kondou; Masao (Tokyo-to, JP)
Title: Data processing apparatus and parameter generating apparatus applied to surround system
Patent Number: 7,859,533

Inventors: Kitazoe; Masato (Tokyo, JP), Ho; Sai Yiu Duncan (San Diego, CA), Grilli; Francesco (La Jolla, CA), Tenny; Nathan Edward (Poway, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for security activation in wireless communications network
Patent Number: 8,923,814

Inventors: Klein; Dean A. (Eagle, ID)
Title: Method for bus capacitance reduction
Patent Number: 7,162,592

Inventors: Klein; Dean A. (Eagle, ID)
Title: Data security for digital data storage
Patent Number: 7,861,094

Inventors: Kleine Jaeger; Frank (Bad Duerkheim, DE), Kaczun; Juergen (Wachenheim, DE), Hermes; Stephan (Bad Duerkheim, DE)
Title: Process for producing electrically conductive bonds between solar cells
Patent Number: 8,920,591

Inventors: Kleverman; Mats (Helsingborg, SE), Klinghult; Gunnar (Lund, SE), Nilsson; Rene (Eslov, DE), Ek; Martin (Dalby, SE)
Title: Display with variable reflectivity
Patent Number: 7,859,617

Inventors: Klutts; David (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Device for verifying amount of dispensed gasoline and method of use
Patent Number: 7,159,625

Inventors: Kmetz, III; Andrew Ray (Ludington, MI), Hanson; Kristian Michael (Ludington, MI)
Title: Modular changeover parts cart
Patent Number: 8,919,582

Inventors: Knauth; Laura A. (Portland, OR), Rajwar; Ravi (Beaverton, OR), Lai; Konrad K. (Vancouver, WA), Dixon; Martin G. (Portland, OR), Irelan; Peggy (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Event counter checkpointing and restoring
Patent Number: 8,924,692

Inventors: Knipp; Bernhard (Kuerten-Olpe, DE), Kucznierz; Ralf (Bad Duerkheim, DE), Sattelkau; Tim (Ludwigshafen, DE), Zeibig; Thomas (Mutterstadt, DE)
Title: Process for the preparation of indoles
Patent Number: 7,858,811

Inventors: Knittel; Joachim (Tuttlingen, DE)
Title: Compact apparatus for reading from and/or writing to holographic storage media
Patent Number: 7,859,751

Inventors: Knoll; Allan Robert (Guilderland, NY), Lenseth; Kenneth Patrick (Wynantskill, NY)
Title: Superconducting articles, and methods for forming and using same
Patent Number: 7,162,286

Inventors: Knox; Dick L. (Claremore, OK)
Title: Systems and methods for driving large capacity AC motors
Patent Number: 7,161,456

Inventors: Kobayashi; Hironori (Tokyo-to, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing color filter
Patent Number: 7,858,274

Inventors: Kobayashi; Kazutoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: User position utilization system
Patent Number: 7,861,283

Inventors: Kobayashi; Motoki (Kanagawa, JP), Ichikawa; Fumio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and semiconductor device fabrication method
Patent Number: 7,161,222

Inventors: Kobayashi; Naoki (Tokyo, JP), Hankui; Eiji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Mobile phone, analysis device included therein, and analysis method
Patent Number: 7,162,284

Inventors: Kobayashi; Norihiro (Annaka, JP), Ishizuka; Tohru (Annaka, JP), Noto; Nobuhiko (Annaka, JP)
Title: Method for measuring rotation angle of bonded wafer
Patent Number: 7,861,421

Inventors: Kobayashi; Yuuta (Iwata, JP), Hanai; Tetsuya (Iwata, JP)
Title: Motorcycle
Patent Number: 7,857,341

Inventors: Koch; Klaus (Munich, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for characterizing signals
Patent Number: 7,861,191

Inventors: Kodama; Mitsuo (Shizuoka, JP), Hayashi; Daiki (Shizuoka, JP), Watanabe; Takanori (Shizuoka, JP), Yamada; Takuji (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Rotating device
Patent Number: 8,922,944

Inventors: Kodama; Shoji (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Search engine system using snapshot function of storage system
Patent Number: 7,860,909

Inventors: Kodama; Takuyo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device on which wafer-level burn-in test is performed and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,923,082

Inventors: Kodgule; Mandar (Mumbai, IN), Yallambalsi; Sachidananda (Aurangabad, IN)
Title: Device and a system for delivery of biological material
Patent Number: 8,920,359

Inventors: Koehler; Steven M. (Orono, MN), Moe; Eric K. (Purcellville, VA)
Title: System and method for listening to teams in a race event
Patent Number: 7,162,532

Inventors: Kohinata; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP), Shiga; Daiki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Thermosetting adhesive for optical use, optical isolator element made with the adhesive, and optical isolator
Patent Number: 7,162,110

Inventors: Kohl; John T. (Arlington, MA)
Title: Computer method for handling private process state in a stacking file system
Patent Number: 7,860,908

Inventors: Kohno; Mitsuru (Kitakyusyu, JP), Yamaguchi; Yoshihiro (Kitakyusyu, JP)
Title: Dye-sensitized solar cell
Patent Number: 8,921,689

Inventors: Koibuchi; Ken (Susono, JP), Miyago; Shouichi (Toyota, JP)
Title: Integrated vehicle motion control system
Patent Number: 7,162,333

Inventors: Koichi; Yasushi (Kanagawa, JP), Aoki; Mitsuo (Shizuoka, JP), Shu; Bing (Shizuoka, JP), Soga; Setsuo (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Koji (Kanagawa, JP), Takahashi; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP), Kasai; Tadashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and image forming method
Patent Number: 7,162,187

Inventors: Koide; Shohei (Rochester, NY)
Title: Artificial antibody polypeptides
Patent Number: 7,858,090

Inventors: Koifman; Chaim (Rishon Lezion, IL), Kedem; Nadav (Tel Aviv, IL), Zohar; Avi (Rosh Haain, IL), Amit; Jonathan (Omer, IL)
Title: Method and system for transformation of logical data objects for storage
Patent Number: 8,924,367

Inventors: Koike; Shuji (Setagaya, JP), Sakamoto; Yoshiaki (Kawasaki, JP), Shingai; Tomohisa (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Multi-nozzle ink jet head
Patent Number: 7,159,971

Inventors: Koistinen; Martin J. (Houston, TX), Bazzali; Johann O. (Houston, TX)
Title: Remote unblocking with a security agent
Patent Number: 7,162,736

Inventors: Koizumi; Takuma (Toride, JP), Kato; Daijiro (Abiko, JP), Oyama; Kiyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,857,304

Inventors: Komai; Yasuhito (Mishima, JP)
Title: Inkjet head driving apparatus and driving method
Patent Number: 7,857,406

Inventors: Komatsu; Akihiko (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Key actuating apparatus
Patent Number: 7,858,864

Inventors: Komatsu; Shimpei (Kagawa, JP), Tamura; Tatsuya (Kagawa, JP), Mizutani; Satoshi (Mitoyo-gun, JP)
Title: Absorbent article
Patent Number: 7,858,842

Inventors: Komeda; Haruhiko (Yao, JP), Kita; Setsuo (Yao, JP), Kitaguchi; Hidetoshi (Yao, JP), Ito; Kazuki (Yao, JP), Fujimoto; Yoshiharu (Yao, JP)
Title: Hydrophilizing agent and hydrophilized fiber treated therewith
Patent Number: 7,857,861

Inventors: Komeyama; Nobuo (Nara, JP), Yamamoto; Kenji (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Cross shaft and cross shaft joint
Patent Number: 7,160,192

Inventors: Komori; Kenji (Atsugi, JP), Yamamura; Tomohiro (Yokohama, JP), Kuge; Nobuyuki (Zushi, JP), Takae; Yasuhiko (Atsugi, JP), Kondoh; Takayuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Driving assistance system for vehicle and vehicle equipped with driving assistance system for vehicle
Patent Number: 8,924,074

Inventors: Konchitsky; Alon (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for automatic enablement or disablement of noise reduction within a communication device
Patent Number: 8,924,205

Inventors: Kondo; Tetsujiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Signal processing device, housing rack, and connector
Patent Number: 7,859,601

Inventors: Kondoh; Kazuya (Osaka, JP), Uchida; Shinji (Osaka, JP)
Title: Visceral fat measuring apparatus, visceral fat measuring method, program, and recording medium
Patent Number: 7,860,547

Inventors: Kong; Yuan (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Direct navigation of two-dimensional control using a three-dimensional pointing device
Patent Number: 7,859,523

Inventors: Konik; Rafal P. (Oronoco, MN), Mittelstadt; Roger A. (Byron, MN), Muras; Brian R. (Rochester, MN), Theuer; Mark W. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Query plans with parameter markers in place of object identifiers
Patent Number: 8,924,373

Inventors: Koo; Chang-Hoi (Songnam-shi, KR), Kim; Min-Goo (Suwon-shi, KR), Kim; Dae-Gyun (Songnam-shi, KR), Park; Dong-Seek (Suwon-shi, KR)
Title: Device and method for transmitting multimedia data in mobile communication system
Patent Number: 7,161,924

Inventors: Koo; Chang-Hoi (Songnam-shi, KR), Park; Dong-Seek (Suwon-shi, KR), Kim; Dae-Gyun (Songnam-shi, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for providing data service in a wireless system
Patent Number: 7,162,541

Inventors: Korber; Karsten (Eppelheim, DE), Deshmukh; Prashant (Mannheim, DE), Kaiser; Florian (Mannheim, DE), Rack; Michael (Eppelheim, DE), Frassetto; Timo (Mannheim, DE), Veitch; Gemma (Basel, CH), Kordes; Markus (Bobenheim-Roxheim, DE)
Title: Process for preparing N-substituted 1H-pyrazole-5-carbonylchloride compounds
Patent Number: 8,921,567

Inventors: Kormann; Georg (Zweibrucken, DE)
Title: Measuring arrangement for determining the constituents of a sample taken from a crop stream
Patent Number: 7,861,606

Inventors: Koshiishi; Ryo (Kanagawa, JP), Takai; Yuichi (Tokyo, JP), Nagai; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical element, method of forming optical element, optical element array, display device, and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,922,893

Inventors: Koshin; Hiroaki (Toyonaka, JP), Kagawa; Takuya (Muko, JP)
Title: Power supply apparatus
Patent Number: 8,922,060

Inventors: Kostenick, Jr.; Paul G. (Everett, WA), Pumphrey; Arlen R. (Lynnwood, WA)
Title: Tool evaluation calibrator and method
Patent Number: 7,159,440

Inventors: Koster; Hubert (La Jolla, CA), Siddiqi; Suhaib (Oceanside, CA), Little; Daniel P. (Winchester, MA)
Title: Capture compounds, collections thereof and methods for analyzing the proteome and complex compositions
Patent Number: 7,858,560

Inventors: Kotani; Takahiro (Tochigi, JP), Seki; Hidetoshi (Tochigi, JP), Maeda; Masakatsu (Tochigi, JP), Shigeno; Kazuya (Tochigi, JP), Nishitani; Yoshinori (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Epoxy resin composition and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,921,461

Inventors: Kotera; Koichi (Osaka, JP), Ooe; Yoshinao (Kyoto, JP), Kono; Hiroki (Suita, JP), Tanaka; Hiroyosi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Electron emission thin-film, plasma display panel comprising it and method of manufacturing them
Patent Number: 7,161,297

Inventors: Kothari; Manish (Redwood City, CA), Chui; Clarence (San Mateo, CA), Palmateer; Lauren (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Modifying the electro-mechanical behavior of devices
Patent Number: 7,161,094

Inventors: Kothari; Nikhil (Sammamish, WA), Le Roy; Bertrand (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Script application framework
Patent Number: 7,861,219

Inventors: Kothari; Pravin N. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Amico; Mark Steven (Pittsford, NY), Hosier; Paul Allen (Rochester, NY), Kabir; Khan Lutful (Fairport, NY)
Title: System and method of monitoring modules of printing machines utilizing RFID tags
Patent Number: 7,859,412

Inventors: Koyama; Mitsuaki (Saitama, JP), Mutoh; Takeru (Saitama, JP), Iwai; Hiroki (Saitama, JP), Ichikawa; Ryoichi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Acceleration measuring apparatus
Patent Number: 8,919,201

Inventors: Koyama; Yukio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Portable terminal with display capability based on tilt angle
Patent Number: 7,162,268

Inventors: Kragh; Karsten Matthias (Viby, DK), Mulder; Harm (Copenhagen, DK), Petersen; Steffen (Aalborg, DK), Fomsgaard; Helle (Aalborg, DK), Veltman; Oene Robert (Aalborg, DK)
Title: Polypeptide
Patent Number: 7,858,352

Inventors: Krause; Curtis L. (Houston, TX), Phan; Jennifer L. (Rosharon, TX), Deshpande; Vijay (Houston, TX), Martin; Paul (Toronto, CA)
Title: Single chamber compact fuel processor
Patent Number: 7,160,340

Inventors: Krauss; Todd D. (Pittsford, NY), Evans; Christopher M. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Quantum nanostructures, compositions thereof, and methods of making and using same
Patent Number: 8,920,766

Inventors: Kretschmar; Volker (Kongen, DE), Reu.beta.; Torsten (Dettingen unter Teck, DE)
Title: Reciprocatory saw
Patent Number: 7,861,418

Inventors: Krishnan; Venkatakrishnan (Donabate, IE), Bo; Tan (Donabate, IE)
Title: Focusing an optical beam to two foci
Patent Number: 7,858,901

Inventors: Kritt; Barry Alan (Raleigh, NC), Law; Douglas Alan (Chapel Hill, NC), Vargas; Juan F. (Morrisville, NC)
Title: Enabling access to removable hard disk drives
Patent Number: 8,924,733

Inventors: Kronmueller; Frank (Neudenau, DE)
Title: Class B amplifier with process variation independent deadband
Patent Number: 7,161,431

Inventors: Kruger-Gotzmann; Manfred (Berlin, DE), Schiller; Christian (Berlin, DE), Zwarg; Gunter (Berlin, DE)
Title: Wind power installation with separate primary and secondary cooling circuits
Patent Number: 7,161,260

Inventors: Kuboi; Toru (Machida, JP)
Title: Airtight apparatus having a lid with an optical window for passage of optical signals
Patent Number: 7,859,070

Inventors: Kubota; Atsumasa (Hikone, JP), Ohashi; Toshiharu (Sakata-gun, JP)
Title: Battery-powered electrical device having a detachable battery pack
Patent Number: 7,161,326

Inventors: Kudo; Hiroyasu (Iwakura, JP)
Title: Fuel cell and fuel cell system
Patent Number: 7,858,248

Inventors: Kudo; Toshimichi (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Recording apparatus and control method thereof
Patent Number: 7,859,578

Inventors: Kudou; Naoto (Tokyo, JP), Nakajima; Yoshinobu (Tokyo, JP), Satou; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Sugiura; Masakatsu (Kamisu-machi, JP), Yamaguchi; Hiroaki (Kamisu, JP), Miyatani; Tsukasa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Acidic oil-in-water type emulsified compositions
Patent Number: 7,160,569

Inventors: Kumagai; Izumi (Sendai, JP), Nakanishi; Takeshi (Sendai, JP), Asano; Ryutaro (Sendai, JP), Umetsu; Mitsuo (Sendai, JP)
Title: Highly-functional mutant of humanized anti-EGFR antibody variable region
Patent Number: 8,921,525

Inventors: Kunimori; Osamu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Fixing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,162,168

Inventors: Kuno; Tomoko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Camera control system, camera server, camera client, control method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,161,623

Inventors: Kunze; Aaron R. (Portland, OR), Edwards; Jim W. (Portland, OR), Dreke; Christian (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Connections of nodes on different networks
Patent Number: 7,860,105

Inventors: Kuo; Chih Jen (Milpitas, CA), Li; Miao (San Jose, CA), Luo; Wei (San Jose, CA)
Title: Smart card enabled secure computing environment system
Patent Number: 7,861,091

Inventors: Kupferschmid; Markus (Emmingen-Liptingen, DE), Walter; Christian (Emmingen-Liptingen, DE)
Title: Medical instrument for endoscopic interventions
Patent Number: 7,857,755

Inventors: Kuppuswamy; Raja (Paris, FR), Louise; Sebastien (Courbevoie, FR), Nzihou; Niemet (Lyons, FR)
Title: Method of detecting and locating a source of partial discharge in an electrical apparatus
Patent Number: 7,161,873

Inventors: Kuramoto; Yoshiyuki (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Aberration measuring apparatus comprising wavelength calibration and stabilization
Patent Number: 7,161,681

Inventors: Kurita; Kazuyuki (Omiya, JP)
Title: Remote control pan head system
Patent Number: 7,161,624

Inventors: Kuroe; Hiroyuki (Yokkaichi, JP), Watanabe; Shoichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and semiconductor device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 8,921,919

Inventors: Kurose; Takahiro (Daito, JP), Takagi; Toshihiro (Daito, JP)
Title: Receiving apparatus
Patent Number: 7,859,598

Inventors: Kurtz; Anthony D. (Ridgewood, NJ), Chivers; John (Derby, GB), Epstein; Alan (Lexington, MA)
Title: System for detecting and compensating for aerodynamic instabilities in turbo-jet engines
Patent Number: 7,159,401

Inventors: Kuwahara; Seiji (Toyota, JP), Kaigawa; Masato (Toyota, JP)
Title: Control apparatus and control method for vehicle
Patent Number: 7,160,227

Inventors: Kwak; Kyu-Sub (Seoul, KR), Lee; Young-Min (Yongin-si, KR), Ahn; June-Hyeon (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Vertical cavity surface emitting laser module
Patent Number: 7,160,038

Inventors: Kwark; Young Hoon (Chappaqua, NY)
Title: Method and structure for variable pitch microwave probe assembly
Patent Number: 7,161,344

Inventors: Lai; Chih-Chen (New Taipei, TW)
Title: LED display unit with solar panels and LED display device including same
Patent Number: 8,919,987

Inventors: Lai; Li-Shyue (Jhube, TW), Wang; Chao-Hsiung (Hsinchu, TW), Tang; Denny (Saratoga, CA), Lin; Wen-Chin (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Reduced active area in a phase change memory structure
Patent Number: 7,858,980

Inventors: Lai; Yung-Hsiao (Fremont, CA), Hung; Andy Chao (Los Altos, CA)
Title: System and method for caching multimedia data
Patent Number: 8,924,643

Inventors: Lakov; German (North Andover, MA), Finstad; Randall G. (Dover, NH)
Title: Active anti-islanding system and method
Patent Number: 7,161,257

Inventors: Lam; Harn Lian (Perak, MY), Lam; Harn Yan (Perak, MY)
Title: Corner fitting
Patent Number: 7,857,404

Inventors: Lamon; Keith (Ixonia, WI), Rake; Brad (Hubertus, WI)
Title: Systems and methods for direct current system digital carried message conveyance
Patent Number: 7,859,397

Inventors: Landis; Howard S. (Underhill, VT), Parker; David P. (Maricopa, AZ), Sucharitaves; Jeanne-Tania (Williston, VT)
Title: Structure and method for sub-resolution dummy clear shapes for improved gate dimensional control
Patent Number: 7,858,269

Inventors: Lanter; James C. (Spring House, PA), Markotan; Thomas P. (Morgantown, PA), Subasinghe; Nalin (Exton, PA), Sui; Zhihua (Spring House, PA), Zhang; Xuqing (Spring House, PA)
Title: 4-substituted-cyclohexylamino-4-piperidinyl-acetamide antagonists of CCR2
Patent Number: 8,921,559

Inventors: Laor; Herzel (Boulder, CO)
Title: Augmented reality apparatus
Patent Number: 8,922,589

Inventors: Laroia; Rajiv (Basking Ridge, NJ), Stanski; Charles (Belvidere, NJ), Li; Junyi (Somerset, NJ)
Title: Carrier search methods and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,859,986

Inventors: Laturell; Donald R. (Oak Hill, FL), Srinivasan; Kannan (Macungie, PA), Chen; Chao-pin (Martinsville, NJ)
Title: Half-duplex speakerphone echo canceler
Patent Number: 8,923,508

Inventors: Lauer; Mark A. (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Transducers for perpendicular recording with write pole tip angled toward media
Patent Number: 7,859,790

Inventors: Lauk; Urs (Zurich, CH), Nowack; Patric (Lorrach, DE), Arquint; Alfons (Basel, CH)
Title: Anthraquinone dyes
Patent Number: 7,160,335

Inventors: Lauke; Andreas (Gruibingen, DE), Thudium; Karl (Waschenbeuren, DE), Jager; Gerd (Bad Oberkingen, DE), Hofele; Hans (Goppingen, DE)
Title: Transfer press with improved use of space
Patent Number: 7,159,438

Inventors: Le Bastard; Jean-Claude (Toulouse, FR)
Title: Device for compensating for the mechanical play of a helicopter flight control
Patent Number: 7,857,262

Inventors: Leabman; Michael A. (San Ramon, CA)
Title: System and methods for scalable processing of received radio frequency beamform signal
Patent Number: 8,923,189

Inventors: Ledeboer; Mark (Acton, MA), Wannamaker; Marion (Stow, MA), Farmer; Luc (Foxboro, MA), Wang; Tiansheng (Concord, MA), Pierce; Albert (Cambridge, MA), Martinez-Botella; Gabriel (West Roxbury, MA), Bethiel; Randy (Lexington, MA), Bemis; Guy (Arlington, MA), Wang; Jian (Newton, MA), Salituro; Francesco (Marlboro, MA), Arnost; Michael (North Andover, MA), Come; Jon (Cambridge, MA), Green; Jeremy (Waltham, MA), Stewart; Michelle (Somerville, MA), Marhefka; Craig (Rockville, MD)
Title: Pyrrolopyridines useful as inhibitors of protein kinase
Patent Number: 8,921,376

Inventors: Lederer; Jaromir (Teplice, CZ), Kolena; Jiri (Litvinov, CZ), Hanika; Jiri (Praha, CZ), Moravek; Pavel (Litvinov-Janov, CZ), Smejkal; Quido (Neratovice, CZ), Macek; Vladimir (Litvinov, CZ), Levering; Willem (Winterthur, CH), Bailer; Oliver (Winterthur, CH)
Title: Process and apparatus for the production of butylacetate and isobutylacetate
Patent Number: 7,160,524

Inventors: Lee; Byeong-Ju (Suwon Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Shin; Jae-In (Cheongju Chungcheongbuk-Do, KR), Park; Chang-Ho (Yongin Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Park; Young-Ho (Seongnam Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Nam; Moon-Seok (Yongin Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Bridge inspection robot capable of climbing obstacle
Patent Number: 8,924,018

Inventors: Lee; Byeong-Kuk (Kumi-shi, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for performing a dialing operation using a phone book of a mobile communication terminal
Patent Number: 7,162,275

Inventors: Lee; Ching-Pang (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Turbine blade with integrated serpentine and axial tip cooling circuits
Patent Number: 8,920,123

Inventors: Lee; Chueh (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Holder for portable electronic device
Patent Number: 8,919,544

Inventors: Lee; David J. (Potomac, MD)
Title: Tiedown provision product
Patent Number: 7,857,559

Inventors: Lee; Dong Won (Jeonbuk, KR), Seong; Kyeong Yeol (Jeonbuk, KR), Seo; Han Sol (Jeonbuk, KR), Kim; Hyung Min (Jeonbuk, KR), Kim; Ye Rang (Jeonbuk, KR)
Title: Biodegradable PAOX polymer particle with cationic property
Patent Number: 8,920,793

Inventors: Lee; HongWoo (Tobong-ku, Seoul, KR)
Title: Portable and foldable bed
Patent Number: 7,861,338

Inventors: Lee; Jhe Hyouk (Gimhae-si, KR)
Title: Dishwasher and controlling method thereof
Patent Number: 7,857,908

Inventors: Lee; Ji-Young (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Choi; Joon-Sik (Seoul, KR), Jung; Yun-Chul (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Jeon; Yong-Seog (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Park; Byeong-Ju (Seoul, KR), Kim; Hyun-Jung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Electrodeless lighting system
Patent Number: 7,161,304

Inventors: Lee; Jia-Ching (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method for transmitting packets in a wireless communication system and an apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,860,123

Inventors: Lee; Joe C. (Fullerton, CA)
Title: Methods and devices for efficiently updating the push down list in a storage device
Patent Number: 8,924,793

Inventors: Lee; Joo Young (Deajeon, KR), Nam; Je Ho (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for processing broadcast content
Patent Number: 8,925,011

Inventors: Lee; Ju-Young (Seoul, KR)
Title: Hard disk drive (HDD), method improving read hit ration in HDD, and medium recording computer program performing method
Patent Number: 7,859,788

Inventors: Lee; Jung Min (Seoul, KR)
Title: Spout assembly for enhancing standing force of flexible container
Patent Number: 7,159,742

Inventors: Lee; Junwon (Webster, NY), Kessler; David (Rochester, NY)
Title: Brightness enhancement film using a linear arrangement of light concentrators
Patent Number: 7,160,017

Inventors: Lee; Peter Wung (Saratoga, CA), Tsao; Hsing-Ya (San Jose, CA)
Title: 1T1b and 2T2b flash-based, data-oriented EEPROM design
Patent Number: 8,923,049

Inventors: Lee; Seong-hoon (Boise, ID)
Title: Digital phase mixers with enhanced speed
Patent Number: 7,161,394

Inventors: Lee; Seung Hun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Data input/output (I/O) apparatus for use in memory device
Patent Number: 7,161,847

Inventors: Lee; Tae Kyung (Gyunggi-do, KR), Lee; Jae Chang (Gyunggi-do, KR), Lee; Hwa Sun (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Inkjet print head and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,919,924

Inventors: Lee; Tehri S. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Selecting highest reliability sync mark in a sync mark window of a spiral servo track crossing
Patent Number: 7,859,782

Inventors: Lee; Whonchee (Boise, ID), Meikle; Scott G. (Boise, ID), Moore; Scott E. (Meridian, ID)
Title: Methods and apparatus for electrically and/or chemically-mechanically removing conductive material from a microelectronic substrate
Patent Number: 7,160,176

Inventors: Lee; Yann-Per (Vernon Hills, IL), Desecki; Vince (Spring Grove, IL)
Title: Lubricious or/and wettable or/and anti-thrombin elastomeric gland materials in luer activated devices
Patent Number: 7,857,285

Inventors: Leenhouts; Cornelis Johannes (Haren, NL), Ramasamy; Ranjan (Colombo, LK), Steen; Anton (Groningen, NL), Kok; Jan (Groningen, NL), Buist; Girbe (Sappemeer, NL), Kuipers; Oscar Paul (Groningen, NL)
Title: Immunization with bacterial ghost-based vaccines
Patent Number: 7,858,357

Inventors: Lees; William B. (Redmond, WA), Parham; Jeffrey B. (Redmond, WA), Brown; Mark R. (Seattle, WA), Hacherl; Donald J. (North Bend, WA)
Title: Linked value replication
Patent Number: 7,162,499

Inventors: Leggett; Timothy S. (Kamloops, BC, CA), Dundass; Casey K (Kamloops, BC, CA), Ross; Andrew R. (Kamloops, BC, CA)
Title: Self-tensioning tie down assembly
Patent Number: 7,857,560

Inventors: Legrand; Olivier (Paris, FR), Quake; Stephen R. (San Marino, CA)
Title: Solid immersion lens structures and methods for producing solid immersion lens structures
Patent Number: 7,161,736

Inventors: Lehmann; Thomas Christian (Bamberg, DE), Ebert; Gunter Alfred (Ansbach, DE)
Title: Combination tool and method for metal-cutting machining of a drill-hole and its hole surface as well as cutting insert for such a combination tool
Patent Number: 7,857,557

Inventors: Leib; Jurgen (Freising, DE), Bieck; Florian (Mainz, DE)
Title: Method for producing electronic componets
Patent Number: 7,160,478

Inventors: Leinweber; Dirk (Kelkheim, DE), Roesch; Alexander (Oppenheim, DE), Schaefer; Carsten (Muehldorf, DE)
Title: Additives for inhibiting gas hydrate formation
Patent Number: 8,920,542

Inventors: Leinweber; Dirk (Kelkheim, DE), Roesch; Alexander (Oppenheim, DE), Schaefer; Carsten (Muehldorf, DE), Woerndle; Alexander (Frankfurt am Main, DE)
Title: Additives for inhibition of gas hydrate formation
Patent Number: 8,920,543

Inventors: Leitner; Andreas (Pittsburg, PA), Baumann; Robert (Mannheim, DE), Siegel; Wolfgang (Limburgerhof, DE)
Title: Method for producing urethanes composed of mono and di-functional aromatic amines
Patent Number: 8,921,598

Inventors: Leivesley; Sally (Auckland, NZ)
Title: Pressure impulse mitigation
Patent Number: 7,861,637

Inventors: Lell; Peter (Moosburg D-85368, DE)
Title: Needleless injection device with pyrotechnic drive
Patent Number: 7,160,265

Inventors: LeMinh; Lisa (Neenah, WI), Olson; Christopher P. (Neenah, WI)
Title: Absorbent article having an absorbent structure secured to a stretchable component of the article
Patent Number: 7,160,281

Inventors: Lemke; James U. (La Jolla, CA), Hoffman; Ronald J. (Scottsdale, AZ), Wahl; Michael H. (Bonita, CA), Lee; Patrick R. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Cylinder and piston assemblies for opposed piston engines
Patent Number: 7,861,679

Inventors: Lemoine; Eric T. (La Jolla, CA)
Title: System and method of processing streaming XML data
Patent Number: 7,861,157

Inventors: Leone; Robert L. (Gray, ME)
Title: Mold cooling by recovery of energy from spent compressed air in blow-molding process
Patent Number: 7,857,613

Inventors: Lersch; Peter (Dinslaken, DE), Farwick; Mike (Essen, DE)
Title: Dermatological compositions including oligopeptides for increasing skin sensitivity and neuronal perception
Patent Number: 7,858,580

Inventors: Lestrange; Jack T (Macedon, NY)
Title: Control system and method for mitigating transients in a machine due to occasional maintenance or service
Patent Number: 7,162,169

Inventors: Leung; Kwok Ching (Richmond Hill, CA)
Title: Portable electronic device chargeable via at least one speaker port
Patent Number: 8,922,158

Inventors: Levi; Robert W. (Fountain Valley, CA), Vu; Toan X. (Fountain Valley, CA)
Title: Barometric floor level indicator
Patent Number: 7,162,368

Inventors: Levine; Andy H. (Newton, MA), Lamport; Ronald B. (Pelham, NH), Melanson; David A. (Hudson, NH), Randle; Stuart A. (Concord, MA)
Title: Resistive anti-obesity devices
Patent Number: 8,920,358

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: 8,923,500

Inventors: Levinson; Frank (Syracuse, IN)
Title: Power and communication interface for sensors using a single tethered fiber
Patent Number: 7,859,071

Inventors: Levoguer; Carl (Reading, GB), Williams; Daryl R (Slough, GB), Simpson; Dylan H (Ruislip, GB)
Title: Controlled sample environment for analytical devices
Patent Number: 7,160,718

Inventors: Levy; Nir (Tel Aviv, IL), Naggan; Zvi (Maccabirn, IL)
Title: System, method, and computer program for managing services for a service provider at a device within proximity to a location of the service provider, utilizing logic of a centralized environment
Patent Number: 8,924,526

Inventors: Lewis; David Malcolm (Otley, GB), Yao; Jiming (Toronto, CA), Knapp; Jerry S. (Pudsey, GB), Hawkes; Jamie Anthony (Bromsgrove, GB)
Title: Use of percarbamic acids and diacyl percarbamates and precursors therefor
Patent Number: 7,159,333

Inventors: Lewis; Duane (Chicago, IL), Lewis; Aysia R. (Chicago, IL), Lewis; Diane (Chicago, IL)
Title: Glove/mitten eraser
Patent Number: 7,861,353

Inventors: Lewis; Michael (Marsta, SE)
Title: Method of error control coding and decoding of messages in a packet-based data transmission system
Patent Number: 7,162,682

Inventors: Li; Guiying (River Edge, NJ), Zhou; Hao (Paramus, NJ), Weiss; Jesse (Woodbridge, NJ), Doller; Dario (Sparta, NJ), Burns; James Ford (Glen Ridge, NJ)
Title: Bicyclo[3.2.1]octyl amide derivatives and uses of same
Patent Number: 8,921,370

Inventors: Li; Ming (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Methods of forming integrated circuit devices including a depletion barrier layer at source/drain regions
Patent Number: 7,858,457

Inventors: Li; Qiang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Electronic device and method for locating WIFI devices adjacent to the electronic device
Patent Number: 8,923,262

Inventors: Li; Shu (Sunnyvale, CA), Chaichanavong; Panu (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Non-binary LDPC code decoder
Patent Number: 8,924,812

Inventors: Li; Xin (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Palette-based image compression method, system and data file
Patent Number: 7,162,077

Inventors: Li; Yi (Sunnyvale, CA), Ruben; Steven M (Olney, MD)
Title: Human G-protein chemokine receptor (CCR5) HDGNR10
Patent Number: 7,160,546

Inventors: Li; Zhitao (Zhongshan, CN)
Title: External tire pressure sensing device
Patent Number: 8,919,188

Inventors: Li; Zhitao (Zhongshan, CN)
Title: External tire pressure sensing device and sealable venting member thereof
Patent Number: 8,919,189

Inventors: Liang; George (Palm City, FL)
Title: Turbine airfoil with near-wall cooling
Patent Number: 7,857,589

Inventors: Liao; Tung-Tsai (Hsin Chu, TW), Lo; Li Sheng (Hsin Chu County, TW)
Title: Method for measuring speed of conductor slipping through capacitive sensor
Patent Number: 7,859,272

Inventors: Liao; Ying-Chieh (Taichung, TW)
Title: Clamping apparatus for stopping a tube
Patent Number: 8,919,386

Inventors: Libman; Richard Marc (Scottsdale, CA)
Title: System and method for automatically providing personalized notices concerning financial products and/or services
Patent Number: 7,860,744

Inventors: Liedtke; Ralf (Oberhausen, DE)
Title: Burner cleaning device
Patent Number: 8,920,579

Inventors: Lieponis; Jonas V. (Guilford, CT)
Title: Adjustable spinal system
Patent Number: 7,857,837

Inventors: Lightner; Jonathan (Des Moines, IA), Davies; John (Portland, OR), Tsoeng Ng; Hein (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Generation of plants with altered oil content
Patent Number: 7,858,846

Inventors: Lim; Byoung Ho (Kyongsangbuk-do, KR), Kim; Seong Hee (Kyongsangbuk-do, KR), Nam; Chul (Gangwon-do, KR), Park; Jong Woo (Taegu-kwangyokshi, KR), Kim; Gyu Bong (Taegu-kwangyokshi, KR)
Title: Transreflection-type liquid crystal display device and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,161,648

Inventors: Lim; Hong Sair (Singapore, SG), Cho; Junho (Markham, CA)
Title: Spread spectrum clock generator
Patent Number: 7,161,970

Inventors: Lim; Hyung-Kwon (Gyunggi-do, KR), Park; Jung Hwan (Seoul, KR), Kim; Sung-Geun (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Transformed Saccharomyces cerevisiae and method for mass-production of LK8 protein using the same
Patent Number: 7,858,361

Inventors: Lim; Michael Z. (Playa Del Rey, CA), Becker; Gregory (Redondo Beach, CA)
Title: Thermal insulating board for laptop computers
Patent Number: 7,161,799

Inventors: Lim; Sang Yeon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Yeon Woo (Seoul, KR), Hong; Seung Eon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal having multimedia reproduction controls
Patent Number: 8,923,840

Inventors: Lim; Seng-Keong Victor (Singapore, SG), Tan; Dennis (Singapore, SG), Chan; Tze Ho Simon (Singapore, SG)
Title: Planar voltage contrast test structure and method
Patent Number: 7,160,741

Inventors: Lim; Soo Cheol (Incheon-si, KR), Cho; Young Ho (Daejeon-si, KR), Seo; Dae Geon (Daegu-si, KR), Moon; Jae Ho (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Yoon; Young Bok (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Chuel Jin (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Shin; Ji Hwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Oh; Yong Soo (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Shutter device
Patent Number: 7,857,529

Inventors: Lin; Chih-Hsin (Hsinchu-Hsien, TW), Chen; Hsin-Chia (Hsinchu Hsien, TW), Tsai; Chang-Che (Hsinchu Hsien, TW), Lee; Yi-Fang (Hsinchu Hsien, TW), Lee; Hsuan-Hsien (Hsinchu Hsien, TW), Chao; Tzu-Yi (Hsinchu Hsien, TW)
Title: Orientation device and method for coordinate generation employed thereby
Patent Number: 7,857,703

Inventors: Lin; Chih-Ming (Hsinchu, TW), Kuo; Chen-I (Hsinchu, TW), Lan; Yung-Sung (Hsinchu, TW), Jeng; Tzuan-Ren (Hsinchu, TW), Lo; Feng-Hsiang (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Holographic storage and reproduction system and method with servo
Patent Number: 7,859,970

Inventors: Lin; I-Thun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: LED light guide, LED light source module and direct-type LED TV
Patent Number: 8,919,980

Inventors: Lin; I-Thun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Lens and LED unit using the lens and display using the LED unit
Patent Number: 8,922,734

Inventors: Lin; Joseph (Torrance, CA)
Title: Body board
Patent Number: 7,160,164

Inventors: Lin; Wuu-Cherng (San Jose, CA), Richter; Fangyun (San Jose, CA), Hsu; Che Ta (San Jose, CA), Wu; Wen Sun (Bayan Lepas, MY)
Title: Methods of forming gate structures for reduced leakage
Patent Number: 8,921,217

Inventors: Lin; Ya-Wen (Hsinchu, TW), Huang; Shih-Cheng (Hsinchu, TW), Tu; Po-Min (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Light emitting diode with multiple quantum well structure
Patent Number: 8,921,828

Inventors: Lindmark; Jan-Evert (Haparanda, SE), Niinivaara; Juhani (Koria, FI)
Title: Life-saving vehicle
Patent Number: 8,919,691

Inventors: Lindquist; Tommy (Farsta, SE), Pilsmo; Bo (Arsta, SE)
Title: Vacuum cleaner nozzle
Patent Number: 8,918,957

Inventors: Linn; Jian-Liang (Rowland Heights, CA)
Title: Navigation system for finding optimum route using traffic incidents information
Patent Number: 7,161,504

Inventors: Linnman; Sven (.ANG.kersberga, SE)
Title: Common field bus for data and energy transfer
Patent Number: 7,860,173

Inventors: Liotta; Dennis C. (Stone Mountain, GA), Schinazi; Raymond F. (Decatur, GA), Choi; Woo-Baeg (North Brunswick, NJ)
Title: Method of resolution and antiviral activity of 1,3-oxathiolane nucleoside enantiomers
Patent Number: 7,160,999

Inventors: Lippard; Karl C. (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Barrel link for a semi-automatic weapon
Patent Number: 7,861,640

Inventors: Lippard; Stephen J. (Cambridge, MA), Burdette; Shawn (Cambridge, MA), Hilderbrand; Scott (Cambridge, MA), Tsien; Roger Y. (La Jolla, CA), Walkup; Grant K. (Hudson, MA)
Title: Fluorescein-based metal sensors, and methods of making and using the same
Patent Number: 7,160,732

Inventors: Lipson; Pamela R. (Cambridge, MA), Sinha; Pawan (Madison, WI)
Title: Information search and retrieval system
Patent Number: 7,860,854

Inventors: Litt; Jonathan S. (Pepper Pike, OH)
Title: Singular value decomposition-based method for optimal estimation of turbofan engine thrust and other unmeasurable parameters
Patent Number: 7,860,635

Inventors: Liu; Andrew Hen (Newark, DE), Schubert; Kai-Volker (Chadds Ford, PA)
Title: Leather treated with fluorochemicals
Patent Number: 7,160,480

Inventors: Liu; I-Ru (Taipei, TW)
Title: Dual-band patch antenna
Patent Number: 7,161,540

Inventors: Liu; James Jenq (Mason, OH), Zuberi; Bilal (Cambridge, MA), Weinstein; Jerry G. (Malta, NY), Dahl; Rachel A. (Cambridge, MA), Carty; William M. (Alfred Station, NY)
Title: Cordierite fiber substrate and method for forming the same
Patent Number: 7,858,554

Inventors: Liu; Jia-Hau (Tu-cheng, TW), Liao; Fang-Jwu (Tu-cheng, TW)
Title: Power connector
Patent Number: 7,857,632

Inventors: Liu; Jonathan Edward (Milpitas, CA), Pham; Giao Minh (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Pulse width modulator with two-way integrator
Patent Number: 8,922,290

Inventors: Liu; Leo Zhaoqing (Shanghai, CN), Kiplinger; Jon D. (Plainsboro, NJ), Radtke; Douglas (Hightstown, NJ)
Title: Process for making an acrylic monomer having one or more quaternary ammonium groups and its polymers
Patent Number: 7,858,722

Inventors: Liu; Sheng (Cupertino, CA), Zhou; Ting (Orinda, CA)
Title: Single-port read multiple-port write storage device using single-port memory cells
Patent Number: 8,923,089

Inventors: Liu; Shih-Yuan (Chestnut Hill, MA), Lamm; Ashley (Eugene, OR)
Title: Substituted 1,2-azaborine heterocycles
Patent Number: 8,921,554

Inventors: Liu; Sijia (Cambridge, MA), Weitzman; Louis M. (Brookline, MA)
Title: Modeless interaction with GUI widget applications
Patent Number: 7,861,180

Inventors: Liu; Weidong (Chongqing, CN)
Title: Methods and systems for monitoring and alerting body temperature
Patent Number: 8,922,365

Inventors: Liu; Yowjuang W. (San Jose, CA), Liang; Minchang (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Apparatus and methods for integrated circuit with devices with body contact and devices with electrostatic discharge protection
Patent Number: 7,859,056

Inventors: Liu; Yue (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Dynamic printer driver user interface generation
Patent Number: 7,861,182

Inventors: Liu; Yufeng (Woodbury, MN), Yust; David T. (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Front projection screen with high contrast
Patent Number: 8,922,888

Inventors: Liu; Yuling (Tianjin, CN), Liu; Xiaoyan (Tianjin, CN), Tian; Jun (Tianjin, CN)
Title: Method of polishing copper wiring surfaces in ultra large scale integrated circuits
Patent Number: 8,921,229

Inventors: Lizotte; Todd E. (Manchester, NH)
Title: Gray level imaging masks, optical imaging apparatus for gray level imaging masks and methods for encoding mask and use of the masks
Patent Number: 7,160,649

Inventors: Ljung; Rickard (Helsingborg, SE)
Title: Hybrid access mode dynamic traffic offloading in an H(e)NB cell associated with a closed subscriber group
Patent Number: 8,923,868

Inventors: Lo; Hsing-Fen (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method for manufacturing LED package
Patent Number: 8,921,132

Inventors: Lodha; Saurabh (Hillsboro, OR), Ranade; Pushkar (Hillsboro, OR), Auth; Christopher (Portland, OR)
Title: Method of forming CMOS transistors with dual-metal silicide formed through the contact openings
Patent Number: 7,861,406

Inventors: LoGalbo; Robert D. (Hoffman Estates, IL), Conrad; Alan P. (St. Charles, IL), Stogner; Darrell J. (Plantation, FL)
Title: Relative adjustment value for inbound time-slotted transmissions
Patent Number: 7,161,921

Inventors: Loh; Tian Hong (Teddington, GB), Liu; Haitao (Guildford, GB), Gao; Steven (Guildford, GB)
Title: Smart antenna
Patent Number: 8,922,447

Inventors: Lonati; Ettore (Botticino, IT), Lonati; Tiberio (Brescia, IT), Lonati; Fausto (Brescia, IT)
Title: Yarn feeding device for knitting machines, particularly for circular knitting machines
Patent Number: 7,861,559

Inventors: Long; Wai Khaun (San Jose, CA)
Title: Encoding system for error diffusion dithering
Patent Number: 7,161,634

Inventors: Lonsdorfer; Georg (Stade, DE), Seegel; Hauke (Nahrendorf, DE), Rode; Klaus (Oberhaching, DE), Pau; Andreas (Markdorf, DE), Herter; Hartmut (Tettnang, DE), Danke; Kevin (Stade, DE)
Title: Method and a device for the manufacture of a stiffening structure for an aircraft fuselage segment, and also a stiffening structure
Patent Number: 8,919,696

Inventors: Loukas; Serafim S. (Carlsbad, CA), Tian; Tao (San Diego, CA), Raveendran; Vijayalakshmi R. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method of reduced reference frame search in video encoding
Patent Number: 8,923,393

Inventors: Love; Carl E. (Beaverton, OR), DeSota; Donald R. (Portland, OR), Jeong; Jaeheon (Morrisville, NC), Clapp; Russell M. (Portland, OR)
Title: Implementation-efficient multiple-counter value hardware performance counter
Patent Number: 7,861,126

Inventors: Lu; Hou-Chen (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Projector with dust suction member
Patent Number: 7,857,459

Inventors: Lu; Yong-Liang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Software burning system and burning control method
Patent Number: 8,924,769

Inventors: Lucas; Bruce (Marlow, OK), McConnell; Rebecca (Lone Grove, OK), Crain; Stephen (Duncan, OK)
Title: Methods and systems for metering and monitoring material usage
Patent Number: 7,858,888

Inventors: Ludwig; Gary R. (Holland, MI), Payne; Jamie L. (Grand Rapids, MI), Andres; Todd T. (Sparta, MI), Dalton, Jr.; Robert E. (Mauldin, SC), Finch; Glyn A. (Simpsonville, SC), Blackburn; Nicholas L. (Kitchener, CA)
Title: Anti-tip interlocking linkage mechanism for vertical cabinets
Patent Number: 7,857,401

Inventors: Ludwig; Lester F. (Belmont, CA)
Title: Molecular transistor circuits compatible with carbon nanotube sensors and transducers
Patent Number: 7,858,918

Inventors: Lundkvist; Ola (Gothenburg, SE)
Title: Method for controlling authorization to an object and a computer program product for the authorization control
Patent Number: 7,859,386

Inventors: Lunenfeld; Harvey (East Northport, NY)
Title: Metasearching a plurality of queries and consolidating results
Patent Number: 7,162,511

Inventors: Luo; Rong (Florence, KY), Zhao; Xinyu (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Low halogen content disulfide washed polyarylene sulfide
Patent Number: 8,921,513

Inventors: Luo; Wei (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Method and apparatus for implementing variable symbol rate
Patent Number: 8,924,449

Inventors: Luthardt; Ralph Gunnar (Dresden, DE), Herold; Volker (Jena, DE), Johannes; Martina (Hermsdorf, DE), Sandkuhl; Olaf (Cospeda, DE)
Title: Method for producing a high-strength ceramic dental prosthesis
Patent Number: 7,162,321

Inventors: Lynch; Graham (Melbourne, AU)
Title: Child safety door latch
Patent Number: 8,919,832

Inventors: Lyon; James Alexander (Northampton, GB)
Title: Propeller shaft assembly with tunable energy absorption feature
Patent Number: 7,160,195

Inventors: Ma; Hao-Yun (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Land grid array package socket
Patent Number: 7,160,130

Inventors: Ma; Kok Wah (Singapore, SG), Loke; Derrick Wai Thong (Singapore, SG), Tan; Mong Hua (Singapore, SG), Valiyambath Krishnan; Mohankumar (Singapore, SG), Janakiraman; Chandra Mohan (Singapore, SG), Tang; Swee Loon Michael (Singapore, SG), Tan; Choon Hwee (Singapore, SG)
Title: Ironingboard adustable in height
Patent Number: 7,861,440

Inventors: Machida; Satoshi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Photoelectric converter and image sensor IC
Patent Number: 7,161,196

Inventors: Maciejewski; Ross (Phoenix, AZ), Hafen; Ryan (West Richland, WA), Rudolph; Stephen (Tempe, AZ), Cleveland; William (Lafayette, IN), Ebert; David (West Lafayette, IN)
Title: Forecasting hotspots using predictive visual analytics approach
Patent Number: 8,924,332

Inventors: Maciver; Mark Alasdair (Renfrewshire, GB), MacKenzie; James Keith (Ayrshire, GB)
Title: Resilient data storage on optical media
Patent Number: 7,859,969

Inventors: Mack; Hans-Dieter (Sonthelm, DE)
Title: Chuck
Patent Number: 8,919,786

Inventors: Mackey; Lloyd (Daytona Beach, FL)
Title: Cover up
Patent Number: 7,857,928

Inventors: MacLaurin; Matthew B (Woodinville, WA)
Title: Integration of annotations to dynamic data sets
Patent Number: 7,861,154

Inventors: Macor; Richard J. (Hunterdon County, NJ)
Title: Wrench engagement structure
Patent Number: 7,159,492

Inventors: Macy; William W. (Palo Alto, CA), Debes; Eric (Santa Clara, CA), Kozintsev; Igor V. (San Jose, CA), Yeung; Minerva M. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for a data storage device with a plurality of randomly located data
Patent Number: 7,162,607

Inventors: Mader; Marco (Wangen bei Olten, CH)
Title: Method for producing a double-layer or triple-layer sound-absorbing panel and corresponding sound-absorbing panel
Patent Number: 8,919,495

Inventors: Maeding; Chris (Unterschleissheim, DE)
Title: Injection element
Patent Number: 8,919,095

Inventors: Maeno; Yoshiharu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Minimum cost routing based on relative costs of node resources
Patent Number: 7,161,910

Inventors: Maeshima; Hideki (Mishima, JP), Yokomori; Kanji (Odawara, JP), Murayama; Kazunari (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Nittani; Susumu (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Hoshi; Nobuharu (Numazu, JP), Suzuki; Tatsuya (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Remanufacturing method for process cartridge
Patent Number: 7,162,181

Inventors: Magda; Darren (Cupertino, CA), Miles; Dale (Sunnyvale, CA), Gerasimchuk; Nikolay (Springfield, MO), Lepp; Cheryl (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Texaphyrin coordination compounds and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,160,873

Inventors: Magnusson; (Skultuna, SE), Pedersen; Laust (Uppsala, SE), Ahlen; Lennart (Uppsala, SE), Nasstrom; Bjorn (Vasteras, SE), Wiese; Holger (Schonenwerd, CH)
Title: System and use concerning under water eddy current measurements on components for nuclear reactors
Patent Number: 7,859,257

Inventors: Magoshi; Ryotaro (Hyogo, JP), Kawai; Hisataka (Hyogo, JP), Kadoya; Yoshikuni (Hyogo, JP), Yamamoto; Ryuichi (Hyogo, JP), Noda; Toshiharu (Gifu, JP), Isobe; Susumu (Aichi, JP), Okabe; Michio (Aichi, JP)
Title: Low thermal expansion Ni-base superalloy
Patent Number: 7,160,400

Inventors: Mahieux; Yannick (Begard, FR), Deleam; David (Perros-Guirec, FR), Massaloux; Dominique (Perros-Guirec, FR)
Title: Communication session management system and a stream concentrator including such a system
Patent Number: 7,860,003

Inventors: Maier; Matthias (Esslingen, DE), Tran; Huan (Ostfildern, DE), Schaller; Wolfgang (Denkendorf, DE), Walter; Herbert (Ebersbach, DE)
Title: Restraint device for a vehicle interior
Patent Number: 8,919,851

Inventors: Majeed; Muhammed (Piscataway, NJ), Prakash; Subbalakshmi (Piscataway, NJ), Roy; Shipra (Bhopal, IN), Agarwal; Venu (Bhopal, IN)
Title: Compositions and methods containing natural compounds from nonconventional sources that are useful in maintaining normal blood sugar levels
Patent Number: 7,160,562

Inventors: Makings; Lewis R. (Encinitas, CA), Garcia-Guzman Blanco; Miguel (San Diego, CA), Hurley; Dennis J. (San Marcos, CA), Drutu; Ioana (La Jolla, CA), Raffai; Gabriel (Temecula, CA), Bergeron; Daniele M. (La Mesa, CA), Nakatani; Akiko (San Diego, CA), Termin; Andreas P. (Encinitas, CA), Silina; Alina (San Diego, CA)
Title: Spiro compounds as modulators of muscarinic receptors
Patent Number: 7,858,635

Inventors: Makower; Joshua (Los Altos, CA), Flaherty; J. Christopher (Los Altos, CA), Machold; Timothy R. (Moss Beach, CA), Whitt; Jason Brian (San Francisco, CA), Tumas; Margaret W. (Orinda, CA), Lamson; Theodore C. (Pleasanton, CA), Jensen; Marc (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for transmyocardial direct coronary revascularization
Patent Number: 7,159,592

Inventors: Malcorps; Philippe (Jodoigne, BE), Dupire; Stephane (Orp-Le-Grand, BE), Van Den Eynde; Erik (Winkselle, BE)
Title: Method for preparing beer
Patent Number: 7,160,563

Inventors: Malka; Aharon (Jerusalem, IL)
Title: Hairbrush
Patent Number: 7,861,360

Inventors: Mallick; Satya P. (La Jolla, CA), Kriegman; David J. (San Diego, CA), Zickler; Todd E. (Cambridge, MA), Belhumeur; Peter N. (New York, NY)
Title: Method for editing multi-channel images
Patent Number: 7,860,306

Inventors: Maltsev; Alexander Alexandrovich (Novgorod, RU), Maslennikov; Roman Olegovich (Novgorod, RU), Khoryaev; Alexey Vladimirovich (Dzerzhinsk, RU)
Title: Multiple-input multiple-output multicarrier communication system with joint transmitter and receiver adaptive beamforming for enhanced signal-to-noise ratio
Patent Number: 7,860,183

Inventors: Mambakkam; Sreenath (San Jose, CA), Jones; Larry Lawson (Palo Alto, CA), Venkidu; Arockiyaswamy (Menlo Park, CA), Antonopoulos; Nicholas (San Jose, CA)
Title: Multimode controller for intelligent and "dumb" flash cards
Patent Number: 7,162,549

Inventors: Mamedov; Aggadin Kh. (Sugar Land, TX), Al-Wahabi; Saeed Mohammed (Riyadh, SA)
Title: Selective catalytic hydrogenation of alkynes to corresponding alkenes
Patent Number: 8,921,631

Inventors: Manabe; Kenji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming system and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,923,721

Inventors: Manes; Dennis L. (Mill Creek, WA)
Title: Inductive amplifier probe tip
Patent Number: 7,857,642

Inventors: Manning; Troy A. (Boise, ID)
Title: Input system for an operations circuit
Patent Number: 7,161,372

Inventors: Mansfield; Andrew N. (Goose Creek, SC), Ramirez; Michael Anthony (Moncks Corner, SC), Coleman; Russell Clayton (Goose Creek, SC)
Title: Enterprise identity orchestration server
Patent Number: 7,860,983

Inventors: Mantovani; Alberto (Milan, IT), Bottazzi; Barbara (Milan, IT), Presta; Marco (Brescia, IT), Rusnati; Marco (Brescia, IT)
Title: Use of the long pentraxin PTX3 for the treatment of diseases caused by an altered activation of the growth factor FGF-2
Patent Number: 7,858,577

Inventors: Mao; Zhenhua (Ponca City, OK)
Title: Methods of preparing carbonaceous material
Patent Number: 8,920,680

Inventors: Marcetic; Darko (Novi Sad, RS), Sheahan; Thomas J. (Cary, IL)
Title: Systems and methods for braking an electric motor
Patent Number: 8,922,142

Inventors: Marcus; Pamela Wong (Kensington, CA), Joy; Daren Edward (Sausalito, CA)
Title: Oral stimulatory device for soothing gums
Patent Number: 8,920,466

Inventors: Marefat; Mary (Needham, MA)
Title: Sanitary guard for oral care composition dispenser
Patent Number: 8,919,394

Inventors: Mares; Mircea (Mississauga, CA), Liu; Zhenning (Mississauga, CA)
Title: Electric power distribution center having a plurality of ASICS each with a voltage to frequency converter that use an RMS current value
Patent Number: 7,162,653

Inventors: Marino; Charles E. (Benbrook, TX), Duke; Dennis D. (White Settlement, TX), Stott; Roy A. (Kennedale, TX), Tran; Paul L. (Arlington, TX), Carpenter; Danny C. (Azle, TX)
Title: Portable maintenance aid based preload test unit and stray voltage detector
Patent Number: 8,924,073

Inventors: Markaj; Viktor (Chicago, IL)
Title: Disposable drain filter
Patent Number: 7,861,329

Inventors: Marks; Tobin J. (Evanston, IL), Luo; Lubin (Baton Rouge, LA), Yoon; Sung Cheol (Evanston, IL)
Title: Cyclopentadienyl-containing low-valent early transition metal olefin polymerization catalysts
Patent Number: 7,160,965

Inventors: Marlow; Peter (Granada Hills, CA)
Title: Animated artificial flower
Patent Number: 7,861,444

Inventors: Martin; Bradley J. (Virginia Beach, VA)
Title: Telephone call screening and routing device and related method
Patent Number: 7,860,230

Inventors: Martin; Jean-Maurice (Cambridge, ON, CA)
Title: Hockey stick apparatus for stick handling training and methods of stick handling training
Patent Number: 7,857,717

Inventors: Martin; Neil (Encino, CA), Buxey; Farzad (Marina Del Rey, CA), Zlatev; Vesselin (Aliso Viejo, CA)
Title: Drill down clinical information dashboard
Patent Number: 8,924,881

Inventors: Martinez; Natael (Velizy, FR), Mathieu; Christophe (Velizy, FR), Klech; Guillaume (Velizy, FR)
Title: Method for enhancing the reliability of the continuity of the communications operated from a 4G mobile terminal linked to an IP interconnection network
Patent Number: 8,923,185

Inventors: Maruta; Takayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Uchida; Minori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus for forming images with proper gamma correction
Patent Number: 7,161,712

Inventors: Maruyama; Shigeyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Tashiro; Kazuhiro (Kawasaki, JP), Haseyama; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor testing device
Patent Number: 7,161,370

Inventors: Mascarenhas; Desmond (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: System and method for using psychological significance pattern information for matching with target information
Patent Number: 7,162,432

Inventors: Mashiko; Yoshinori (Yokohama, JP), Sugimoto; Akira (Yokohama, JP), Okada; Tsuyoshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method of refining heavy oil and refining apparatus
Patent Number: 7,857,964

Inventors: Maskey; Sameer Raj (New York, NY), Gao; Yuqing (Mount Kisco, NY), Zhou; Bowen (Ossining, NY)
Title: Disfluency detection for a speech-to-speech translation system using phrase-level machine translation with weighted finite state transducers
Patent Number: 7,860,719

Inventors: Massucci; John E. (Eastchester, NY), Cordery; Robert A. (Danbury, CT), Miller; John P. (Shelton, CT)
Title: Method and system for estimating weights of mailpieces
Patent Number: 7,162,459

Inventors: Masubuchi; Yukio (Saitama, JP), Yamauchi; Hiroyuki (Ebina, JP), Ono; Tomohiro (Ebina, JP)
Title: Non-contact IC tag, package for member having the non-contact IC tag, and device using the member having the non-contact IC tag
Patent Number: 7,857,227

Inventors: Masuda; Takeyoshi (Osaka, JP), Namikawa; Yasuo (Osaka, JP)
Title: Lateral junction field-effect transistor
Patent Number: 8,921,903

Inventors: Masuko; Masachika (Kanagawa, JP), Okabe; Nobuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Diesel oil composition
Patent Number: 8,920,629

Inventors: Masunaga; Kumi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kitagawa; Ryota (Tokyo, JP), Fujimoto; Akira (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Asakawa; Koji (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kamakura; Takanobu (Fukuoka-ken, JP), Nunotani; Shinji (Fukuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Semiconductor light emitting device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,921,887

Inventors: Matharu; Navjeet Kaur (Torfaen, GB)
Title: Cleaning liquid
Patent Number: 8,921,294

Inventors: Mathew; Sanu (Hillsboro, OR), Sheikh; Farhana (Berkley, CA), Krishnamurthy; Ram (Portland, OR)
Title: Native composite-field AES encryption/decryption accelerator circuit
Patent Number: 7,860,240

Inventors: Mathews; Robin Montague (Westford, MA), Saxena; Tushar (Lexington, MA)
Title: Graphics handling for electronic program guide graphics in an RVU system
Patent Number: 8,925,009

Inventors: Matsubara; Masazumi (Kawasaki, JP), Kikuchi; Shinji (Kawasaki, JP), Iikura; Fumi (Kawasaki, JP), Sekiguchi; Atsuji (Kawasaki, JP), Wada; Yuji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Data distributing apparatus, data storing device, and recording medium
Patent Number: 8,924,386

Inventors: Matsubara; Yasushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device and test method thereof
Patent Number: 7,859,938

Inventors: Matsuda; Takeshi (Kyoto, JP), Sanada; Masakazu (Kyoto, JP), Hiramatsu; Kenta (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Battery manufacturing method and battery
Patent Number: 8,920,522

Inventors: Matsuhira; Masatoshi (Nagano-Ken, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method for parallel decompression of image files
Patent Number: 7,860,325

Inventors: Matsui; Nobuki (Osaka, JP), Kondo; Tetsuyuki (Shiga, JP)
Title: Air conditioning system
Patent Number: 7,857,235

Inventors: Matsui; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Suetake; Seiji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit having changeable bus width of external data signal
Patent Number: 7,162,563

Inventors: Matsui; Yasuhiro (Woburn, MA), McCallion; Kevin (Charlestown, MA), Mahgerefteh; Daniel (Palo Alto, CA), Zheng; Xueyan (Andover, MA), Tayebati; Parviz (Boston, MA)
Title: Optical FM source based on intra-cavity phase and amplitude modulation in lasers
Patent Number: 7,860,404

Inventors: Matsumoto; Hiroshi (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Fixing belt, fixing device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,860,441

Inventors: Matsumoto; Kazuhiko (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Mobile Printing device
Patent Number: 8,922,817

Inventors: Matsumoto; Kenichi (Osaka, JP), Tanabe; Koji (Osaka, JP), Nasu; Tetsutaro (Nara, JP), Murata; Keishiro (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Touch panel and method of producing the same
Patent Number: 8,920,904

Inventors: Matsumoto; Tadashi (Nomi, JP), Aoki; Tsuguhide (Kawasaki, JP), Tanabe; Yasuhiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Wireless relay apparatus, wireless receiving apparatus, and decoding method
Patent Number: 8,924,813

Inventors: Matsumura; Shigeru (Saitama, JP), Kato; Kohei (Gunma, JP), Sugai; Katsushi (Saitama, JP), Shiroyama; Koichi (Saitama, JP), Higashi; Mitsutoshi (Nagano, JP), Shiraishi; Akinori (Nagano, JP), Sakaguchi; Hideaki (Nagano, JP)
Title: Test-use individual substrate, probe, and semiconductor wafer testing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,922,232

Inventors: Matsumura; Toshio (Tokyo, JP), Urabe; Tsuyoshi (Kobe, JP), Sakata; Shin-Ichi (Kobe, JP)
Title: Filter for removing contaminants from water
Patent Number: 7,160,453

Inventors: Matsunaga; Shinichiro (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device with low on resistance
Patent Number: 8,921,928

Inventors: Matsuo; Mie (Kamakura, JP), Kohyama; Yusuke (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Back-illuminated type solid-state image pickup device and camera module using the same
Patent Number: 7,859,073

Inventors: Matsuo; Naoyuki (Ibaraki, JP), Hino; Atsushi (Ibaraki, JP), Kaneto; Masayuki (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Resin joined body
Patent Number: 7,858,543

Inventors: Matsuo; Noriyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Komoriya; Toru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Air cannon
Patent Number: 8,919,679

Inventors: Matsuo; Toshiaki (Hitachi, JP), Matsumoto; Takayuki (Hitachi, JP), Okamoto; Naruyasu (Tokyo, JP), Kajiya; Ryuuji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Polymer alloy including polylactic acid
Patent Number: 7,160,948

Inventors: Matsuura; Eiji (Okayama-shi, Okayama, JP), Kobayashi; Kazuko (Okayama, JP)
Title: Ligand specific to .beta..sub.2-glycoprotein I and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,160,733

Inventors: Mawhinney; Daniel D. (Livingston, NJ), Sterzer; Fred (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Diagnostic devices using thermal noise
Patent Number: 8,923,951

Inventors: Mayell; Robert J. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Forward converter transformer saturation prevention
Patent Number: 7,859,869

Inventors: Mayfield; Kevin B. (Lenexa, KS), Bhagavan; Srinivasa (Overland Park, KS), Corcoran; Nelson R. (Oakland, CA)
Title: Data migration between versions of software
Patent Number: 7,861,239

Inventors: Mazzurco; Anthony (Plano, TX), Crossett, III; Joseph A. (Richardson, TX), Thompson; Scott A. (Lucas, TX)
Title: Common protection architecture for optical network
Patent Number: 7,161,898

Inventors: Mc Cabe; Alejandro Javier Spiritoso (Buenos Aires, AR), Maruffo; Sebastian Cesar (Capital Federal, AR)
Title: Method for modeling and viewing real world objects in a network model at real world times
Patent Number: 7,162,405

Inventors: Mc Kenna; Matthew M. (Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ)
Title: Mobile back-pack
Patent Number: 7,159,878

Inventors: McAlister; Roy Edward (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Acoustically actuated flow valve assembly including a plurality of reed valves
Patent Number: 8,919,377

Inventors: McCloud; Michael L. (San Diego, CA), Brehler; Matthias (Boulder, CO), Park; Ju Won (San Ramon, CA), Park; Jong Hyeon (San Jose, CA), Kim; Je Woo (Cupertino, CA), Kang; Inyup (San Diego, CA), Banister; Brian C. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Multi-term demapping for multi-channel wireless communication
Patent Number: 8,923,424

Inventors: McConnell; Reed Lackland (Austin, TX), Lamb, Jr.; Jamie Parker (Austin, TX), Young; Gregory John (Lake Mary, FL)
Title: Magnetic sensing device for fasteners
Patent Number: 8,922,199

Inventors: McDonald; Omid Allen (Ottawa, CA), McDonald; David Ross (Ottawa, CA), Cuddy; David Robert (Ottawa, CA)
Title: System and method of generating encryption/decryption keys and encrypting/decrypting a derivative work
Patent Number: 8,925,102

Inventors: McHugh; Anthony J. (Urbana, IL), DesNoyer; Jessica R. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Injectable system for controlled drug delivery
Patent Number: 7,160,551

Inventors: McIntosh; Suzanne (Clifton, NJ), Brand; Daniel (Millwood, NY), Kaplan; Matthew (New York, NY), Karger; Paul A. (Chappaqua, NY), McIntosh; Michael G. (Clifton, NJ), Palmer; Elaine R. (Golden Bridges, NY), Paradkar; Amitkumar M. (Mohegan Lake, NY), Toll; David (Wappingers Falls, NY), Weber; Samuel M. (New York, NY)
Title: Method and system for hardware based program flow monitor for embedded software
Patent Number: 7,861,305

Inventors: McKee; L. Michael (Friendswood, TX), Thomeer; Bart (Houston, TX), Bissonnette; Harold Steven (Sugar Land, TX), Ramsey; Michael (Missouri City, TX), Bucher; Robert (Houston, TX), Kenison; Michael H. (Missouri City, TX), Greenaway; Robert (Stafford, TX)
Title: System and method for forming a coiled tubing connection
Patent Number: 7,861,776

Inventors: McKenney; Paul E. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: In-kernel SRCU implementation with reduced OS jitter
Patent Number: 8,924,655

Inventors: McKinnell; Robert Murray (Millbrae, CA), Long; Daniel D. (San Francisco, CA), Van Orden; Lori Jean (San Francisco, CA), Jiang; Lan (Fjoster City, CA), Loo; Mandy (San Jose, CA), Saito; Daisuke Roland (San Mateo, CA), Zipfel; Sheila (San Mateo, CA), Stangeland; Eric L. (Pacifica, CA), Lepack; Kassandra (San Mateo, CA), Ogawa; Gavin (San Francisco, CA), Huang; Xiaojun (Sunnyvale, CA), Zhang; Weijiang (Concord, CA)
Title: Inhibitors of hepatitis C virus
Patent Number: 8,921,372

Inventors: McLeod; Mark H. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Nah; Jae-Woong (New York, NY)
Title: IMS (injection molded solder) with two resist layers forming solder bumps on substrates
Patent Number: 8,921,221

Inventors: Meckler; Harold (Delmar, NY), Littler; Ben (Mount Prospect, IL), Raje; Prasad (Glenmont, NY), van Brunt; Michael (Kenosha, WI), Vogt; Paul F (Albany, NY)
Title: Process for production of carebastine
Patent Number: 7,858,798

Inventors: Mehta; Kalpesh Dhanvantrai (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Communication registers for processing elements
Patent Number: 7,162,573

Inventors: Mehta; Mahendra Nagindas (Fort Worth, TX)
Title: Flushable urinary device and method for directing urine into a commode from a standing user
Patent Number: 8,918,921

Inventors: Mehta; Romeshkumar Bharatkumar (Pune, IN), Tirthdasani; Dharmesh Kishor (Bangalore, IN), Kothamasu; Srinivasa Rao (Bangalore, IN), Bidnur; Ravindra (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Method and apparatus for decreasing leakage power consumption in power gated memories
Patent Number: 8,923,087

Inventors: Meichtry; Michael M. (Brookfield, WI)
Title: Overhead doors and associated track, guide, and bracket assemblies for use with same
Patent Number: 7,861,762

Inventors: Melanson; David M. (Northampton, MA), Simonds; Vincent J. (Brimfield, MA), Kennedy, III; Thomas J. (Wilbraham, MA), Nealon; John L. (Springfield, MA), Tzivanis; Michael J. (Chicopee, MA), Keller; Viktor (Beverly Hills, FL)
Title: Golf ball which includes fast-chemical-reaction-produced component and method of making same
Patent Number: 7,160,210

Inventors: Mellin; Andre (Amberley Village, OH)
Title: Mandrel cupping assembly
Patent Number: 8,919,687

Inventors: Meng; Xiaoqiao (Yorktown Heights, NY), Tan; Jian (Ossining, NY), Zhang; Li (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Sequential cooperation between map and reduce phases to improve data locality
Patent Number: 8,924,978

Inventors: Menke; Herbert (Burgbrohl, DE), Weisgerber; Martin (Stolberg, DE), Pohl; Ralph (Rheinbrohl, DE)
Title: Bottle inverting and bottle draining station configured to drain rinsed bottles from a rinser in a container filling plant
Patent Number: 7,857,117

Inventors: Menon; Rajesh (Boston, MA), Gil; Dario (Cambridge, MA), Carter; David J. (Cambridge, MA), Barbastathis; George (Boston, MA), Smith; Henry I. (Sudbury, MA)
Title: System and method for holographic fabrication and replication of diffractive optical elements for maskless lithography
Patent Number: 7,160,673

Inventors: Mensa-Wilmot; Graham (Houston, TX), Ray; Tommy G. (Houston, TX), Zhang; Youhe (Houston, TX)
Title: Method for making a polycrystalline diamond insert drill bit body
Patent Number: 7,159,487

Inventors: Mentak; Khalid (San Ramon, CA), Steinacher; Beda (Zurich, CH)
Title: Interfacial refraction accommodating lens (IRAL)
Patent Number: 7,857,850

Inventors: Mercer; John E. (Kent, WA), Hambling; Peter H. (Bellevue, WA), Zeller; Rudolf (Seattle, WA), Ng; Shiu S. (Kirkland, WA), Brune; Guenter W. (Bellevue, WA), Moore; Lloyd A. (Renton, WA)
Title: Mapping tool for tracking and/or guiding an underground boring tool
Patent Number: 7,159,672

Inventors: Merkley; Lorin (Gilbert, AZ), Howell; Jared (Manvel, TX)
Title: Orthotic strapping system
Patent Number: 8,920,350

Inventors: Mertens; Jeroen Johannes Sophia Maria (Duizel, NL), Donders; Sjoerd Nicolaas Lambertus ('s-Hertogenbosch, NL), Hoogendam; Christiaan Alexander (Veldhoven, NL), Streefkerk; Bob (Tilburg, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,161,663

Inventors: Meserini; Rick M. (North Olmsted, OH)
Title: Prefabricated temporary house addition
Patent Number: 8,919,049

Inventors: Metheny; Kevin Winfred (West Lafayette, IN)
Title: Vehicular snow ski steering keel bar
Patent Number: 7,159,876

Inventors: Metzger; Wilhelm (Munich, DE), Gia; Khanh Pham (Neubiberg, DE)
Title: Radiation detector for X- or gamma rays
Patent Number: 7,858,948

Inventors: Meyer; Matthew P. (Merced, CA), Zhu; Hui (Merced, CA)
Title: General method for increasing stereoselectivity in stereoselective reactions
Patent Number: 7,858,831

Inventors: Meyer; Max (East Ind. Est., SG), Althaus; Walter (East Ind. Est., SG), Effendi; Ferry (East Ind. Est., SG), Juliadi; Nugroho Budi (East Ind. Est., SG), Almeida; Romao (Faco de Arcos, PT), Laurens; Jean Marie (St-Legier, CH), Burtet; Pascal (St-Legier, CH)
Title: Telescopic tower assembly and method
Patent Number: 8,919,074

Inventors: Miao; Guoqing (San Diego, CA), Bazarjani; Seyfollah (San Diego, CA)
Title: Metal-oxide-semiconductor circuit designs and methods for operating same
Patent Number: 7,859,340

Inventors: Michaels; Anthony F. (Palos Verdes Estates, CA), Nealson; Kenneth H. (Los Angeles, CA), Michaels; Patrick (Palos Verdes Estates, CA), Huang; Yuelong (Gainesville, FL)
Title: Microbial fuel cell aerator
Patent Number: 8,920,983

Inventors: Michaux; Sebastien (Elbeuf, FR), Bertin; Romain (Evreux, FR)
Title: Fluid dispenser
Patent Number: 7,857,174

Inventors: Miki; Kaori (Ibaraki, JP), Niwa; Masahito (Ibaraki, JP), Nonaka; Takahiro (Ibaraki, JP), Fujita; Masato (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Method of detaching plates
Patent Number: 8,920,601

Inventors: Miller; Donald C. (Fallbrook, CA)
Title: Continuously variable transmission
Patent Number: 7,160,222

Inventors: Miller; Larry S. (Carencro, LA), Daigle; Daniel P. (Baton Rouge, LA), Picou; Gregory K. (Gulfport, MS)
Title: Sports training system
Patent Number: 7,857,734

Inventors: Mima; Tsuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Ushiyama; Kazuhiko (Edogawa, JP)
Title: Printing system, job processing method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,860,425

Inventors: Mimura; Masahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Seto; Yoichi (Kawasaki, JP), Ishizuka; Takuo (Hadano, JP)
Title: Authentication system by fingerprint
Patent Number: 7,162,058

Inventors: Mineya; Kunihiko (Osaka, JP)
Title: Lithium ion secondary battery including an elastic member arranged inside an electrode assembly and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 8,920,953

Inventors: Minion; F Chris (Ames, IA), Djordjevic; Steven P (Emu Heights, AU)
Title: Immunogenic Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae polypeptides
Patent Number: 7,858,345

Inventors: Minowa; Kazuhiko (Saitama, JP)
Title: Image reading apparatus and image processing method therefor, image formation apparatus, image processing system and printing time shortening method therefor
Patent Number: 7,859,696

Inventors: Mintz; Liat (East Brunswick, NJ)
Title: Compositions, reagents and kits for and methods of diagnosing, monitoring and treating hormonal imbalance
Patent Number: 7,858,744

Inventors: Miranda; Tracy (High Wycombe, GB), Perry; Steven (Wycombe, GB)
Title: Processor memory having a dedicated port
Patent Number: 7,162,591

Inventors: Mirlay; Ram Srikanth (Karnataka, IN)
Title: Intraocular lens (IOL) with multi optics assembly
Patent Number: 8,920,495

Inventors: Mirosevich; Janni (Tampa, FL)
Title: Polymer based polynucleotide transfection agents
Patent Number: 8,921,111

Inventors: Misner; Michael O. (Lake Villa, IL), Lu; Jian-Bing (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Combination and key operated padlock with indicator
Patent Number: 7,159,422

Inventors: Misra; Archan (Irvington, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for load sharing in wireless access networks based on dynamic transmission power adjustment of access points
Patent Number: 7,162,250

Inventors: Mitchell; Lawson C. (Ormond Beach, FL), Robinson; Kenneth (Daytona Beach, FL)
Title: Golf putting and chipping training devices
Patent Number: 7,160,199

Inventors: Mitsutake; Ikutarou (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Detection apparatus and toner detection apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,859,687

Inventors: Mittendorf; Volker (Durham, NC), Haertel; Heiko A. (Durham, NC), Bauer; Joerg (Ludwigshafen, DE), Oswald; Oliver (Ludwigshafen, DE)
Title: Sugar and lipid metabolism regulators in plants IV
Patent Number: 7,858,845

Inventors: Miwa; Hitoshi (Ome, JP), Kotani; Hiroaki (Ome, JP)
Title: Clock synchronized nonvolatile memory device
Patent Number: 7,161,830

Inventors: Miyachi; Takeshi (Utsunomiya, JP), Miyake; Akira (Nasu-gun, JP)
Title: Evaluation method and fabrication method of optical element having multilayer film, exposure apparatus having the multilayer film, and device fabrication method
Patent Number: 7,858,958

Inventors: Miyagi; Noriko (Shiga, JP), Sakakura; Masayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Arao; Tatsuya (Kanagawa, JP), Nagao; Ritsuko (Kanagawa, JP), Tanada; Yoshifumi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Display device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,161,184

Inventors: Miyaguchi; Kazuo (Maebashi, JP), Nakazawa; Takeshi (Maebashi, JP), Mizumura; Yoshinori (Maebashi, JP)
Title: Ball screw device and linear motion device
Patent Number: 7,159,481

Inventors: Miyahara; Takakazu (Minami-Satsuma, JP), Miyahara; Terumasa (Minami-Satsuma, JP)
Title: Water purification apparatus
Patent Number: 7,857,951

Inventors: Miyasaka; Takeshi (Nagano, JP), Usui; Hiroaki (Nagano, JP)
Title: Outer rotor-type motor
Patent Number: 8,922,077

Inventors: Miyashiro; Thomas H. (Honolulu, HI)
Title: Apparatus for counting deposit beverage containers
Patent Number: 8,919,521

Inventors: Miyashita; Sugaya (Osaka, JP)
Title: Delay unit for door with a door closer, door closer with a delay unit, and door with a door closer having a delay unit
Patent Number: 7,859,203

Inventors: Miyata; Toshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Uehara; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Kawahata; Yasushi (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshino; Daisuke (Kanagawa, JP), Ando; Chikara (Kanagawa, JP), Amano; Junpei (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Fixing device, image forming apparatus and method for controlling fixing device
Patent Number: 7,860,440

Inventors: Miyazaki; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image output device, color correction method, and computer readable medium storing program for color correction
Patent Number: 7,859,718

Inventors: Miyazawa; Masamichi (Anjo, JP), Matsuura; Yuta (Anjo, JP)
Title: Screw fastening machine
Patent Number: 7,861,623

Inventors: Mizuki; Atsushi (Yokohama, JP), Kawakami; Hiroshi (Yokosuka, JP), Takita; Wataru (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Mobile terminal, resource allocation manager, and communication control method
Patent Number: 7,860,048

Inventors: Mizuno; Yoichi (Yokohama, JP), Matsunami; Naoto (Hayama, JP), Nishimoto; Akira (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Storage system
Patent Number: 7,162,576

Inventors: Mizutani; Kikuo (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Decolorizing device and decolorization condition setting method
Patent Number: 8,922,608

Inventors: Mizutani; Masako (Kyoto, JP), Sakakibara; Keiko (Wako, JP), Tanaka; Yoshikazu (Otsu, JP), Kusumi; Takaaki (Suita, JP), Ono; Eiichiro (Otsu, JP)
Title: Glycosyltransferase genes
Patent Number: 7,160,700

Inventors: Mochida; Eiji (Osaka, JP)
Title: Wireless communication apparatus using an estimate of the amount-of-phase rotation using pilot signals
Patent Number: 8,923,227

Inventors: Mochizuki; Chiori (Sagamihara, JP), Morishita; Masakazu (Hiratsuka, JP), Nomura; Keiichi (Honjo, JP), Watanabe; Minoru (Honjo, JP), Ishii; Takamasa (Honjo, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus and radiation image pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 7,858,947

Inventors: Modeste, Sr.; David M. (Ocoee, FL), Modeste, Jr.; David M. (Ocoee, FL)
Title: Toilet seat heating device
Patent Number: 7,161,118

Inventors: Moeckel; Bettina (Duesseldorf, DE), Hans; Stephan (Osnabrueck, DE), Schischka; Natalie (Bielefeld, DE), Pfefferle; Walter (Halle, DE)
Title: Nucleotide sequences coding for the PtsI protein
Patent Number: 7,160,703

Inventors: Mohanty; Shantidev (Hillsboro, OR), Venkatachalam; Muthaiah (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Sleep optimization for mobile devices in a wireless network
Patent Number: 7,860,469

Inventors: Mohazzab; Masoud (Andover, MA), Chen; Liang (Woburn, MA)
Title: Shape measurement using microchip based fringe projection
Patent Number: 8,922,780

Inventors: Mohr; Grant (San Bruno, CA), Wasserman; Steven (Mountain View, CA)
Title: EPG data
Patent Number: 7,861,269

Inventors: Moiseev; Sergey (Aichi-ken, JP), Koike; Yasuhiro (Aichi-ken, JP), Asano; Hiroaki (Aichi-ken, JP), Ozaki; Kiminori (Aichi-ken, JP), Tsuzaka; Masanori (Aichi-ken, JP), Sakoda; Shimpei (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Induction device
Patent Number: 8,922,313

Inventors: Molteni; Danilo (Manerbio, IT)
Title: Electromagnetic lifter for moving horizontal-axis coils and the like
Patent Number: 8,919,839

Inventors: Moncavage; Charles (Nazareth, PA), Maenner; Joseph E. (Downingtown, PA)
Title: System and method for recording and sharing music
Patent Number: 8,924,517

Inventors: Montalbano; Giuseppe (Villeneuve Loubet, FR)
Title: Combining signal-interference-ratio (SIR) estimates for improved SIR estimation
Patent Number: 7,860,198

Inventors: Moon; Dea-Ho (Gyeongsangnam-Do, KR)
Title: Continuous click apparatus of mobile communication terminal and method for executing the same
Patent Number: 7,859,515

Inventors: Moore; Kelly A. (Van Alstyne, TX)
Title: Tool for forming a candle-receiving opening in a fruit or vegetable
Patent Number: 7,159,320

Inventors: Moore; Steven R. (Pittsford, NY)
Title: Shaft driving apparatus
Patent Number: 7,857,309

Inventors: Moore; Steven Robert (Pittsford, NY), Gramowski; Jeffrey (North Chili, NY), Milillo; Richard J. (Fairport, NY)
Title: Apparatus and method for disk stacking and compiling media sheets
Patent Number: 7,857,300

Inventors: Morf; Philipp Oliver (Zurich, CH)
Title: Method for purifying exhaust gases from a waste incineration plant
Patent Number: 7,857,889

Inventors: Morgan; Kenneth S. (St. Petersburg, FL), Younskevicius; Helen V. (Largo, FL)
Title: Enhanced inertial system performance
Patent Number: 7,860,651

Inventors: Mori; Hideaki (Hyogo, JP), Yamamoto; Yasunori (Osaka, JP), Emura; Noriaki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Motor drive apparatus and motor drive method
Patent Number: 7,859,205

Inventors: Mori; Hideki (Toride, JP)
Title: Sheet conveying apparatus and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,919,771

Inventors: Mori; Kazuyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Terada; Koji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Wavelength superimposing device, manufacturing method therefor, and WDM network system
Patent Number: 7,860,397

Inventors: Mori; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: In-vivo image display apparatus and receiving system
Patent Number: 8,920,310

Inventors: Mori; Toshitaka (Tokyo-To, JP), Oyagi; Yasuyuki (Tokyo-To, JP), Kido; Junji (Yonezawa-Shi, Yamagata-Ken, JP)
Title: Display element and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,161,291

Inventors: Mori; Yoshihiro (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Constant current drooping switching power supply
Patent Number: 7,161,815

Inventors: Moribe; Mineo (Kawasaki, JP), Taguchi; Masakazu (Kawasaki, JP), Ozaki; Kazuyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Magnetic disk apparatus and magnetic disk access controlling method
Patent Number: 7,859,779

Inventors: Morimoto; Kouki (Kusatsu, JP), Kamiishida; Hiroki (Kusatsu, JP)
Title: Muffler installation structure for compressor
Patent Number: 7,857,602

Inventors: Morishige; Takehiro (Hachioji, JP), Inouchi; Hidenori (Higashimurayama, JP), Takeda; Yukiko (Tokorozawa, JP), Tanaka; Koji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: System using mobile proxy for intercepting mobile IP message and performing protocol translation to support multiple communication protocols between mobile networks
Patent Number: 7,162,529

Inventors: Morishima; Morito (Fukuroi, JP)
Title: Optical disk apparatus with approximate focus control of laser beam
Patent Number: 7,859,954

Inventors: Moritani; Toshifumi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus including a rotary member having a shaped cross section drive connecting member
Patent Number: 7,162,186

Inventors: Morito; Toshimitsu (Utsunomiya, JP), Sakai; Yoshitaka (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Method for making a triangularly-shaped, baked dough product
Patent Number: 7,160,568

Inventors: Morris; Elroy E. (Battle Creek, MI)
Title: Screen magnification system
Patent Number: 8,922,918

Inventors: Morrison; John J. (Albion, WA)
Title: Mobile quick-keying device
Patent Number: 7,859,830

Inventors: Moscovitch; Jerry (Toronto, CA)
Title: Controller and graphics assemblies in multi-screen display systems
Patent Number: 8,922,457

Inventors: Motohashi; Satoru (Chiba, JP), Sunahara; Satoshi (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus using an ordered set of first, second and charging AC peak to peak voltages
Patent Number: 7,162,173

Inventors: Motoki; Wataru (Hino, JP)
Title: Image reading system and method for radiography with preregistration and post-registration options
Patent Number: 7,162,067

Inventors: Motoyama; Tetsuro (Cupertino, CA), Fong; Avery (Castro Valley, CA)
Title: Software development environment with design specification validation tool
Patent Number: 7,861,227

Inventors: Mudigonda; Uma Mahesh (Kamataka, IN), Srinivasajah Venkatesh Murthy; Somashekar (Kamataka, IN)
Title: Method and apparatus for dynamic connection service category changes
Patent Number: 7,162,520

Inventors: Mudulodu; Sriram (Santa Clara, CA), Alex; Sam P. (Santa Clara, CA), Jalloul; Louay (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for performing channels estimation in a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 7,859,990

Inventors: Mueller; George G. (Boston, MA), Lys; Ihor A. (Milton, MA)
Title: Multicolored LED lighting method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,161,311

Inventors: Muhanna; Nabil L. (Gainesville, GA)
Title: Vertebral body replacement
Patent Number: 8,920,502

Inventors: Muhlschlegel; Joachim (Grobenzell, DE)
Title: Method for operating high-pressure lamps without hotstarting and luminaire having two high-pressure discharge lamps
Patent Number: 7,859,192

Inventors: Mukai; Noriaki (Toride, JP), Mitsumoto; Masaru (Ryugasaki, JP), Homma; Makoto (Katori, JP)
Title: Printed substrate manufacturing equipment and manufacturing method
Patent Number: 8,921,157

Inventors: Mukai; Takao (Kyoto, JP), Izumi; Tsuyoshi (Kyoto, JP), Nakamichi; Natsuki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Resin particle and resin dispersion
Patent Number: 8,920,927

Inventors: Mullally; Michael J. (Clifton Springs, NY), Welker; Paul E. (Clifton Springs, NY)
Title: Non-sliding valve
Patent Number: 7,159,843

Inventors: Mullaney; Julian (Raleigh, NC), Thompson; Justin Everette (Angier, NC), Byrd; Eric Troy (Willow Spring, NC)
Title: Methods for accessing a fiber within a fiber optic cable to splice thereto and tools for use with the same
Patent Number: 7,860,364

Inventors: Mullay; John J. (Mentor, OH), Larsen; John H. (Woodridge, IL), Rosenheck; Joshua M. (Concord, OH), Malchow, Jr.; George A. (Mentor-on-the-Lake, OH), Pollack; Robert A. (Katy, TX), Dave; Harshida C. (Highland Heights, OH)
Title: Emulsion composition and vehicle and ink compositions and printing process and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,857,899

Inventors: Muller; Detlef (Siegen, DE), Kwitniewski; Matthias (Aachen, DE), Geiger; Igor (Kreuztal, DE), Gier; Paul (Aachen, DE), Mannsbarth; Heiko (Wiesbaden, DE)
Title: Running gear for a rail vehicle
Patent Number: 8,919,260

Inventors: Muraishi; Katsuaki (Kanagawa, JP), Fujikura; Tatsuo (Saitama, JP), Takai; Shinya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Fluid dispenser for fluid in assay
Patent Number: 7,858,041

Inventors: Murakami; Makoto (Nagano, JP)
Title: Method of canceling noise contained in received signal
Patent Number: 7,860,475

Inventors: Murakami; Tetsuya (Nara, JP)
Title: Electric power steering apparatus
Patent Number: 7,159,689

Inventors: Muraoka; Manabu (Tokyo, JP), Kimura; Junzou (Tokyo, JP), Fukuura; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Shimada; Katsusuke (Tokyo, JP), Fujita; Toshinori (Tokyo, JP), Seto; Minoru (Tokyo, JP), Kanzaki; Motoi (Tokyo, JP), Matsushita; Masahiko (Chiba, JP), Ishitani; Satoshi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Flowmeter
Patent Number: 7,861,585

Inventors: Murata; Nobuo (Musashino, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method of registration correction for video signal processor and a television camera having registration correcting function
Patent Number: 7,161,627

Inventors: Murdell; Rachel (Cleves, OH), Bush; Stephan Gary (Sharonville, OH)
Title: Volatile material-containing article
Patent Number: 7,160,515

Inventors: Mutschler, III; Eugene Otto (San Clemente, CA)
Title: Providing time sensitivity to an inference engine
Patent Number: 7,162,462

Inventors: Mydlarz; Jerzy (Gliwice, PL)
Title: Front suspension for vehicles with front steerable wheel
Patent Number: 7,159,883

Inventors: Myojo; Minoru (Takatsuki, JP), Kitada; Akio (Hirakata, JP), Shimizu; Tadashi (Hamura, JP)
Title: High lamp-power lighting system and fluorescent lamp
Patent Number: 7,161,302

Inventors: Myung; David (Mountain View, CA), Noolandi; Jaan (Palo Alto, CA), Smith; Alan J. (Redwood City, CA), Frank; Curtis W. (Cupertino, CA), Ta; Christopher (Saratoga, CA), Hu; Yin (Palo Alto, CA), Koh; Won-Gun (Seoul, KR), Carrasco; Michael R. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Artificial corneal implant
Patent Number: 7,857,849

Inventors: Naethke; Lutz (Braunschweig, DE), Borkowski; Axel (Braunschweig, DE), Bretschneider; Bert (Braunschweig, DE), Stavrou; Kyriakos A. (Barcelona, ES), Theuer; Rainer (Sehnde, DE)
Title: Split-word memory
Patent Number: 8,924,660

Inventors: Nagae; Toshihiro (Aichi, JP), Yoshino; Masaki (Aichi, JP), Kato; Hisashi (Aichi, JP), Maeda; Toru (Aichi, JP), Hayashi; Masaki (Aichi, JP), Funayama; Tomoyuki (Toyota, JP), Asahi; Toshio (Toyota, JP), Kakegawa; Tomoo (Toyota, JP), Aoki; Toshinori (Toyota, JP)
Title: Start control apparatus
Patent Number: 7,161,262

Inventors: Nagano; Yoshitaka (Oyama, JP)
Title: Friction stir welding tool and friction stir welding method
Patent Number: 7,857,192

Inventors: Nagy; Oliver (Vienna, AT)
Title: Method for detecting a wheel of a vehicle
Patent Number: 8,922,395

Inventors: Nagy; Zsuzsanna (Birmingham, GB)
Title: Therapeutic strategies for prevention and treatment of alzheimer's disease
Patent Number: 8,921,321

Inventors: Nair; Mridula (Penfield, NY), Bauer; Charles L. (Webster, NY)
Title: Fusible porous polymer particles for inkjet receivers
Patent Number: 7,858,161

Inventors: Naito; Hiroki (Kanagawa, JP), Ishida; Yuichi (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Masayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Furukawa; Keiko (Tokyo, JP), Hironaka; Katsuyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Crystalline superfine particles, complex material, method of manufacturing crystalline superfine particles, inverted micelles, inverted micelles enveloping precursor superfine particles, inverted micelles enveloping crystalline superfine particles, and precursor superfine particles
Patent Number: 7,160,614

Inventors: Naito; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Variable-length code decoding apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,161,509

Inventors: Nakada; Masafumi (Tokyo, JP), Ohashi; Keishi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical modulator and method of manufacturing same
Patent Number: 7,162,109

Inventors: Nakagiri; Koji (Kanagawa, JP), Nishikawa; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Mori; Yasuo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for multiple media printing
Patent Number: 7,161,691

Inventors: Nakai; Hidekazu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Storage medium and downloading method
Patent Number: 7,860,947

Inventors: Nakai; Tsukasa (Hino, JP), Oomachi; Noritake (Yokohama, JP), Ashida; Sumio (Yokohama, JP), Nakamura; Naomasa (Yokohama, JP), Yusu; Keiichiro (Yokohama, JP), Satoh; Yasuhiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Phase change recording medium
Patent Number: 7,858,166

Inventors: Nakajima; Hiroyuki (Saitama, JP), Muraoka; Yuuki (Saitama, JP), Shimada; Nobuhiro (Saitama, JP), Moriyama; Ryuji (Saitama, JP)
Title: Blowby control system and method for an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,159,582

Inventors: Nakamura; Kensuke (Tokyo, JP), Hirose; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Solder resist material, wiring board using the solder resist material, and semiconductor package
Patent Number: 7,859,110

Inventors: Nakamura; Shoichi (Nagano, JP)
Title: Medical light-source device
Patent Number: 8,920,013

Inventors: Nakamura; Tsuyoshi (Tochigi, JP), Kitano; Yasuhiko (Tochigi, JP), Ishihara; Yoshimitsu (Tochigi, JP), Maeda; Shingo (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Press forming die set and method
Patent Number: 7,861,568

Inventors: Nakanishi; Haruyuki (Susono, JP), Kuzushima; Yusuke (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Fuel cell and method for manufacturing fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,858,244

Inventors: Nakano; Makito (Yasu, JP), Saito; Akira (Ritto, JP)
Title: Monolithic ceramic capacitor
Patent Number: 7,859,822

Inventors: Nakano; Shigenori (Ichihara, JP), Suzuki; Kaoru (Ichihara, JP)
Title: Resin composition for extrusion coating, and layered film and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 8,921,488

Inventors: Nakano; Yasuo (Tamura, JP)
Title: Method for automatically opening door and device for automatically opening and closing door
Patent Number: 7,861,461

Inventors: Nakata; Haruo (Sakai, JP), Shimamura; Takashi (Sakai, JP)
Title: Bite-in type pipe connection structure
Patent Number: 8,919,825

Inventors: Nakatani; Seiichi (Osaka, JP), Mitani; Tsutomu (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Module and mounted structure using the same
Patent Number: 7,859,855

Inventors: Nakatsu; Kinya (Hitachinaka, JP), Yahata; Koichi (Hitachinaka, JP), Takahashi; Masato (Hitachinaka, JP), Iwanaka; Mitsufumi (Hitachi, JP), Saito; Ryuichi (Hitachi, JP), Hamada; Haruki (Naka, JP)
Title: Power converter, power system provided with same, and mobile body
Patent Number: 7,859,105

Inventors: Nakatsuka; Tadayoshi (Osaka, JP), Fukumoto; Shinji (Osaka, JP)
Title: RF switching circuit for use in mobile communication systems
Patent Number: 7,161,197

Inventors: Nakayama; Tatsuo (Tokyo, JP), Miyamoto; Hironobu (Tokyo, JP), Ando; Yuji (Tokyo, JP), Kuzuhara; Masaaki (Tokyo, JP), Okamoto; Yasuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Inoue; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Hataya; Koji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,859,014

Inventors: Nakayama; Yosuke (Odawara, JP), Matsushige; Hiromi (Hiratsuka, JP), Suzuki; Hiroshi (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Storage apparatus and method for controlling the same
Patent Number: 7,861,112

Inventors: Nakazawa; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Kato; Masayuki (Tokyo, JP), Nagasawa; Yasuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method and device for safety protection of secondary battery
Patent Number: 7,859,226

Inventors: Nally; Michael J. (Whippany, NJ), Abramson; Adam B. (Oxford, NJ), Burns; James P. (Cranford, NJ)
Title: Bocce ball game caddy
Patent Number: 8,919,577

Inventors: Nally; Robert M. (McKinney, TX), Okita; Masaya (Saitama, JP)
Title: TFT display controller
Patent Number: 7,161,571

Inventors: Namizuka; Yoshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Miyazaki; Hideto (Tokyo, JP), Miyazaki; Shinya (Tokyo, JP), Oteki; Sugitaka (Tokyo, JP), Kawamoto; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Takahashi; Yuji (Tokyo, JP), Ishii; Rie (Tokyo, JP), Fukuda; Hiroaki (Tokyo, JP), Yoshizawa; Fumio (Tokyo, JP), Tone; Takeharu (Tokyo, JP), Nomizu; Yasuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for processing images, and computer product
Patent Number: 7,161,714

Inventors: Naniwa; Irizo (Fujisawa, JP), Matsumoto; Takuya (Hachioji, JP), Arai; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Heat assisted magnetic recording head gimbal assembly and hard disk drive using same
Patent Number: 8,923,099

Inventors: Nara; Wataru (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image reading apparatus
Patent Number: 7,161,626

Inventors: Narasimhan; Srinivasan (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Nonce generation
Patent Number: 8,924,721

Inventors: Naruse; Mitsuru (Shizuoka, JP), Hakiri; Minoru (Shizuoka, JP), Morohoshi; Naoya (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Inkjet ink, pigment dispersion, image forming method, inkjet recording apparatus, ink cartridge, and print
Patent Number: 8,919,945

Inventors: Nascetti; Augusto (Aachen, DE), Overdick; Michael (Langerwehe, DE), Wischmann; Hans-Aloys (Henstedt-Ulzburg, DE)
Title: Array of sensor elements
Patent Number: 7,161,154

Inventors: Nawrot; Thomas (Berlin, DE), Peters; Bert (Brieselang, DE), Sattler; Guido (Falkensee, DE)
Title: Electric switching circuit for a clothes dryer
Patent Number: 7,858,907

Inventors: Nazarov; Victor V. (Moscow, RU), Sidorenko; Elena N. (Moscow, RU)
Title: Lyotropic liquid crystal systems based on perylenetetracarboxylic acid dibenzimidazole sulfoderivatives, related anisotropic films, and methods for making
Patent Number: 7,160,485

Inventors: Neckel; Eric Alexus (Bellvue, CO)
Title: Smart bowl system
Patent Number: 7,159,539

Inventors: Nelson; Eric G. (Wayne, NJ)
Title: Modular mounting and input/output
Patent Number: 8,918,985

Inventors: Nelson; Eric G. (Wayne, NJ)
Title: Short loop connection method
Patent Number: 8,923,776

Inventors: Netsch; Bryan A. (Highland Village, TX)
Title: Latent image systems, developers, and blockers therefor
Patent Number: 7,858,555

Inventors: Neuper; Karl (Roethis, AT)
Title: Transport cart
Patent Number: 8,919,792

Inventors: Newman; David Edward (Temecula, CA)
Title: Identifying spoken commands by templates of ordered voiced and unvoiced sound intervals
Patent Number: 8,924,209

Inventors: Nguyen; Julien Tan (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Dynamic preloading of web pages
Patent Number: 8,924,840

Inventors: Nguyen; Ngoc-Dang (Wolfsburg, DE), Becker; Dirk (Klein Moringen, DE)
Title: Fender configuration for a vehicle, especially for a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,159,911

Inventors: Nhan; Davis-Dang (Appleton, WI), Gakhar; Sudhanshu (Neenah, WI), Ranganathan; Sridhar (Suwanee, GA)
Title: Nonwoven-based chemi-capacitive or chemi-resistive gas sensor
Patent Number: 8,920,731

Inventors: Nicholson; Richard (Littleover, GB), Forfar; James E. (Beeston, GB)
Title: Seal arrangement
Patent Number: 7,159,872

Inventors: Nickson; Steven W (Derry, NH)
Title: Dermal phase meter with replaceable probe tips
Patent Number: 7,161,364

Inventors: Niehaus; Gary D. (Kent, OH), Woolverton; Christopher J. (Kent, OH), Lavrentovich; Oleg D. (Kent, OH)
Title: Detection and amplification of ligands
Patent Number: 7,160,736

Inventors: Nielsen; Preben (Horsholm, DK), Borchert; Martin (Copenhagen, DK)
Title: Subtilases
Patent Number: 7,858,354

Inventors: Nielson; Gregg Stuart (Campbell, CA), Lambrache; Emil George (Campbell, CA)
Title: Sway-capable stationary bicycle
Patent Number: 7,857,732

Inventors: Nieves; Julian R. (Armonk, NY)
Title: Multiple pocketbooks in one with primary pocketbook and accessory attaching and detaching system and method
Patent Number: 8,919,396

Inventors: Niida; Mitsuo (Yokohama, JP), Ohnishi; Shinji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Data communication system, data communication control method and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,161,619

Inventors: Nikankin; Andrey N. (Sankt-Petersburg, RU)
Title: Universal management of user profiles
Patent Number: 8,925,056

Inventors: Nilsson; Kurt (Lund, SE)
Title: Device for bio-affinity material
Patent Number: 8,921,339

Inventors: Nilsson; Ulf (Whetstone, GB)
Title: Cooled pilot fuel lance
Patent Number: 8,919,126

Inventors: Nishidate; Tetsuo (Osaka, JP)
Title: Optical pickup
Patent Number: 7,861,254

Inventors: Nishide; Akihiko (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Zoom lens barrel and optical equipment
Patent Number: 7,161,748

Inventors: Nishikawa; Takeichiro (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Nakatsugawa; Minoru (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Shingaki; Ryusei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Maintenance system and maintenance method
Patent Number: 8,924,180

Inventors: Nishikawa; Tetsuji (Tokyo, JP), Niihara; Takayuki (Atsugi, JP), Suzuki; Kazuki (Yokohama, JP), Bannai; Kazunori (Atsugi, JP), Kikura; Makoto (Yokohama, JP), Maehata; Yasuhiro (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Image fixing device having carbon lamp and reflector
Patent Number: 7,860,442

Inventors: Nishikawa; Tomoki (Wakayama, JP)
Title: Data transmitting device and data transmitting method
Patent Number: 7,861,012

Inventors: Nishimura; Yasushi (Izumi, JP)
Title: Decorative member for outdoor use
Patent Number: 7,159,811

Inventors: Nishino; Shigeyoshi (Yamaguchi, JP), Yokoyama; Shuji (Yamaguchi, JP), Oda; Hiroyuki (Yamaguchi, JP), Omata; Yoji (Yamaguchi, JP), Takigawa; Shinya (Yamaguchi, JP)
Title: Method for producing 1-substituted-5-acylimidazole compound
Patent Number: 7,858,807

Inventors: Nishinosono; Kazuo (Osaka, JP), Miyamoto; Hitoshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Backlight apparatus for liquid crystal display
Patent Number: 7,161,310

Inventors: Nishioka; Akihiko (Kasugai, JP), Yasuda; Takeshi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Conductive terminal welding method and conductive terminal structure
Patent Number: 7,858,880

Inventors: Nishizawa; Manabu (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Glass substrate and method for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 8,921,245

Inventors: Nishizawa; Matsuhiko (Sendai, JP), Miyake; Takeo (Sendai, JP), Yoshino; Syuhei (Sendai, JP), Yamada; Takeo (Tsukuba, JP), Hata; Kenji (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Protein-enclosed carbon nanotube film, and sensor and power-generating device each equipped with the carbon nanotube film as electrode
Patent Number: 8,921,084

Inventors: Nitta; Yoshikazu (Tokyo, JP), Fukushima; Noriyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Muramatsu; Yoshinori (Kanagawa, JP), Yasui; Yukihiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing method, semiconductor device for detecting physical quantity distribution, and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,859,447

Inventors: Nitzel; Gregory Paul (Mattawan, MI), Ankenbauer; Robert Gerard (Portage, MI), Calvert; Jay Gregory (Otsego, MI), Dunyak; Donna Steuerwald (Richland, MI), Marx; Jacqueline Gayle (Portage, MI), Oien; Nancee Lois (Kalamazoo, MI), Pearce; Douglas Steven (Kalamazoo, MI), Stoeva; Mira Ivanova (Portage, MI), Thompson; James Richard (Portage, MI)
Title: Infectious clones of torque teno virus
Patent Number: 8,921,535

Inventors: Nobuchika; Hideo (Kobe, JP), Sakamoto; Masayuki (Kobe, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing pneumatic tire
Patent Number: 7,857,926

Inventors: Noda; Kazuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display apparatus with row counter electrodes and driving method therefor
Patent Number: 8,922,470

Inventors: Nolan; Shawn (Dewitt, NY), Fey; Michael (Kirkville, NY), Coon; Richard R. (Syracuse, NY), Fitzsimmons; John J. (Clay, NY)
Title: Safety shield for fuel gas tank
Patent Number: 8,919,602

Inventors: Nomura; Kazuhiro (Osaka, JP), Nishimura; Takashi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image compression device, image compression method, integrated circuit, program, and picture display apparatus
Patent Number: 8,923,613

Inventors: Nomura; Michinao (Kawasaki, JP), Kubo; Mitsuru (Kawasaki, JP), Fukasawa; Chujiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Cleaning/drying apparatus and cleaning/drying method
Patent Number: 7,861,731

Inventors: Nonaka; Eiji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Antimicrobial fiber and its production method, and antimicrobial fiber product comprising the antimicrobial fiber, its production method and regeneration method
Patent Number: 7,858,106

Inventors: Noyes; William E. (Barrington, IL)
Title: Weather risk management system
Patent Number: 8,924,242

Inventors: Nylund; Are (Bones, NO)
Title: Bacterium and vaccine
Patent Number: 7,858,100

Inventors: O'Brien; Robert (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Paint container liner system
Patent Number: 7,159,734

Inventors: O'Connor; Ian D. (Jassans-Riottier, FR), Hassoune; Ilham (Fontainebleau, FR)
Title: Reconfigurable logic cell made up of double-gate MOSFET transistors
Patent Number: 7,859,308

Inventors: O'Lenick; Kevin A. (Dacula, GA), O'Lenick, Jr.; Anthony J. (Dacula, GA)
Title: Spider esters in personal care applications
Patent Number: 7,858,075

Inventors: Obradovich; Michael L. (San Clemente, CA)
Title: Centralized control and management system for automobiles
Patent Number: 7,162,370

Inventors: Offutt; Gene (Kirkwood, MO)
Title: Gasifier having a slag breaker and method of operating the same
Patent Number: 8,919,265

Inventors: Ogamino; Takahisa (Tokyo, JP), Yamazaki; Yukiyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Tanikawa; Shin (Tokyo, JP), Okuda; Ayumu (Tokyo, JP), Fukuda; Tomoaki (Tokyo, JP), Tokuda; Okihisa (Tokyo, JP), Miyake; Yoshiharu (Tokyo, JP), Itoh; Shinsuke (Tokyo, JP), Ishiwata; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Spiroindoline compound, and medicinal agent comprising same
Patent Number: 8,921,576

Inventors: Ogawa; Kiyoshi (Kizugawa, JP), Etoh; Takeharu (Mino, JP)
Title: Mass spectrometer
Patent Number: 7,858,937

Inventors: Ogawa; Masao (Saitama, JP), Akiba; Masahiro (Saitama, JP)
Title: Stand device for motorcycle
Patent Number: 7,857,340

Inventors: Ogawa; Yasuji (Kurihashi-machi, JP)
Title: Pressure distribution sensor utilizing electromagnetic coupling
Patent Number: 7,861,605

Inventors: Ogino; Hiroyuki (Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto City, Kyoto, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory and method of testing the same
Patent Number: 7,162,660

Inventors: Ogiwara; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Tanaka; Tatsuya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus, system having imaging apparatus and printing apparatus, and control method therefor
Patent Number: 7,161,701

Inventors: Oguma; Toru (Mishima, JP), Murayama; Shigeo (Susono, JP), Abe; Daisuke (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Matsubara; Hideyuki (Mishima, JP)
Title: Process cartridge and electrophotographic image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,162,176

Inventors: Ogura; Takao (Yokohama, JP), Kozakura; Fumihiko (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Device, method, and recording medium
Patent Number: 8,925,046

Inventors: Oh; Jae Young (Taegu-si, KR)
Title: Plasma display panel
Patent Number: 7,859,485

Inventors: Oh; Jong-Hoon (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Error correction in memory devices
Patent Number: 7,861,138

Inventors: Oh; Min-Seok (Yongin-si, KR), Choi; Seung-Ha (Siheung-si, KR), Kang; Yoon-Ho (Yongin-si, KR), Chin; Hong-Kee (Suwon-si, KR), Jeong; Yu-Gwang (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Thin film transistor array panel and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,858,986

Inventors: Oh; Yoong (Suwon-si, KR), Ryu; Chang-Sup (Yongin-si, KR), Park; Dong-Jin (Suwon-si, KR), Mok; Jee-Soo (Yongin-si, KR), Seo; Byung-Bae (Chungcheongbuk-do, KR)
Title: Multilayer printed circuit board using paste bumps
Patent Number: 7,859,106

Inventors: Oh; Young-Jik (Dong-Gu, Daejeon-City 300-802, KR), Jun; Byung-Hoon (Daejeon, KR), Kwon; Jae-Kyu (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Multi-functional traffic signal stick
Patent Number: 7,857,481

Inventors: Ohama; Keiji (Kobe, JP)
Title: Golf ball and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,160,206

Inventors: Ohkawa; Naokatsu (Kanazawa, JP), Honda; Takashi (Kawaski, JP)
Title: Message transfer method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,162,544

Inventors: Ohnishi; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Sugimoto; Yasuaki (Kawasaki, JP), Tateno; Isao (Kawasaki, JP), Shida; Masaru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Photosensitive resin composition and color filter
Patent Number: 7,858,275

Inventors: Ohnuma; Hideto (Kanagawa, JP), Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing SOI substrate
Patent Number: 7,858,495

Inventors: Ohsawa; Nobuharu (Kanagawa, JP), Inoue; Hideko (Kanagawa, JP), Seo; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Shitagaki; Satoko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Light-emitting element and light-emitting device
Patent Number: 8,920,940

Inventors: Ohta; Yusuke (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Digital signing method, digital signing apparatus, portable information processing apparatus, digital signing system, and recording medium
Patent Number: 7,861,086

Inventors: Ohtani; Noriko (Kawasaki, JP), Matsui; Keiko (Kawasaki, JP), Yoshida; Nei (Kawasaki, JP), Sugita; Yuji (Kawasaki, JP), Hamasaki; Yuhei (Saga, JP), Izuhara; Kenji (Saga, JP)
Title: Method of testing for bronchial asthma
Patent Number: 7,160,683

Inventors: Ohtsu; Shigemi (Kanagawa, JP), Shimizu; Keishi (Kanagawa, JP), Yatsuda; Kazutoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Akutsu; Eiichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Polymeric optical waveguide film, polymeric optical waveguide module and method of manufacturing polymeric optical waveguide film
Patent Number: 7,162,127

Inventors: Oi; Kana (Osaka, JP), Nishikawa; Takayuki (Osaka, JP), Okugawa; Kimitake (Osaka, JP), Fukuoka; Akira (Osaka, JP)
Title: Fresnel lens
Patent Number: 8,922,912

Inventors: Oinoue; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electronic camera and electronic camera system
Patent Number: 7,161,622

Inventors: Oinuma; Yoshitomo (Osaka, JP)
Title: Optical disc device and controlling method thereof
Patent Number: 8,923,107

Inventors: Oishi; Shinji (Yokohama, JP), Koga; Tsuneaki (Yokohama, JP), Takata; Tatsuhiko (Yokohama, JP), Oishi; Yuichiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Packet communicating apparatus
Patent Number: 7,860,065

Inventors: Ojo; Olukayode Anthony (Eindhoven, NL), Kwaaitaal-Spassova; Tatiana Georgieva (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: N-dimensional filter and method for n-dimensionally filtering an original image pixel
Patent Number: 7,162,099

Inventors: Okada; Hiroki (Mishima-gun, JP), Maruyama; Takayuki (Mishima-gun, JP)
Title: Preventive and/or remedy for lower urinary tract diseases containing EP.sub.4 agonist
Patent Number: 7,858,610

Inventors: Okada; Yuuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Data federation system, and control method and control program thereof
Patent Number: 7,859,544

Inventors: Okamoto; Hideko (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Front fender of motorcycle and motorcycle
Patent Number: 7,857,084

Inventors: Okamoto; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electronic equipment operating component function setting system
Patent Number: 7,162,313

Inventors: Okamoto; Masayuki (Kashiwa, JP), Hiraki; Hajime (Kashiwa, JP), Mitsui; Seiichi (Kashiwa, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display
Patent Number: 7,859,620

Inventors: Okuda; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Ichioka; Hidetoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kimura; Hitoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Ohnuma; Kensuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program for the same
Patent Number: 7,860,861

Inventors: Okuda; Masato (Tokorozawa, JP)
Title: Communication apparatus, communication system, and communication method
Patent Number: 8,923,367

Inventors: Okumura; Tomohiro (Kadoma, JP), Nakayama; Ichiro (Kadoma, JP), Maeshima; Satoshi (Kobe, JP), Mizuno; Bunji (Ikoma, JP), Sasaki; Yuichiro (Machida, JP)
Title: Plasma processing method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,858,537

Inventors: Okun; Alex (San Diego, CA), Bennett; Teresa A. (San Diego, CA), Beernink; Andrew (San Diego, CA), Sieg; David J. (Escondido, CA), Ransom; John T. (Encinitas, CA)
Title: Direct mixing and injection for high throughput fluidic systems
Patent Number: 7,858,040

Inventors: Okuyama; Kenji (Yokohama, JP), Suzuki; Tomohiro (Nishitokyo, JP), Tamura; Yuji (Hachioji, JP), Ishikawa; Tetsuya (Hachioji, JP), Nishimura; Hiroyasu (Hachioji, JP), Ogawa; Tomoya (Hachioji, JP), Uchida; Fumikage (Asaka, JP), Moromizato; Nao (Hino, JP), Eguchi; Munetoshi (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Memory apparatus, cache control method, and cache control program
Patent Number: 7,861,040

Inventors: Oldenburg; Michael R. (Madelia, MN)
Title: Retrofittable severe duty seal for a shaft
Patent Number: 7,159,871

Inventors: Olexenko; Viktor Viktorovich (Vladivostok, RU)
Title: Multivalued logic circuit
Patent Number: 7,859,312

Inventors: Omar; Abdul Rahman (Ehsan, MY), Hair-Bejo; Mohd (Ehsan, MY), Aini; Ideris (Ehsan, MY), Hamzah; Hairul Aini Binti (Ehsan, MY)
Title: Detection and distinguishing infectious bursal disease virus (IBDV) strains by molecular biology method
Patent Number: 7,858,768

Inventors: Ono; Hiroaki (Tokoname, JP), Yagi; Toyoji (Anjo, JP)
Title: Driving-power control device for vehicle
Patent Number: 8,919,468

Inventors: Ono; Yuko (Nirasaki, JP), Kitano; Junichi (Yamanashi, JP)
Title: Developing method and developing unit
Patent Number: 7,857,530

Inventors: Oosaki; Nobuhiro (Sodegaura, JP), Nambu; Jinsho (Kamakura, JP)
Title: Method for producing a barrier container
Patent Number: 7,857,938

Inventors: Oosawa; Akira (Kaisei-machi, JP)
Title: Image display method and image display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,162,066

Inventors: Osanai; Hideyo (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Electronic part mounting substrate and method for producing same
Patent Number: 7,159,310

Inventors: Osawa; Ikuo (Kiryu, JP)
Title: Vertical sharpness adjustment device and TV receiver therewith
Patent Number: 7,161,636

Inventors: Osgood; Peter N. (Westborough, MA), Martins; Armando S. (Cumberland, RI), Wojtkowski, Jr.; Thomas C. (Shrewsbury, MA), Johanson; Eric L. (Worcester, MA), Divirgilio; Ralph (Jefferson, MA)
Title: Rolling mill oil film bearing
Patent Number: 7,857,522

Inventors: Ota; Keisuke (Tokyo, JP), Hashimoto; Seiji (Yokohama, JP), Shigeta; Kazuyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Imaging device and driving method thereof
Patent Number: 7,859,575

Inventors: Otake; Makoto (Yokohama, JP), Kawashima; Junichi (Yokosuka, JP), Tsutsumoto; Naoya (Yokohama, JP), Kondou; Terunori (Yokohama, JP), Ueno; Shouichirou (Yokohama, JP), Inoue; Takao (Yokohama, JP), Koga; Toshimasa (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Regeneration control of diesel particulate filter
Patent Number: 7,159,384

Inventors: Otani; Toshio (Sunnyvale, CA), Murase; Atsushi (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for archiving digital data
Patent Number: 7,861,049

Inventors: Otremba; Ralf (Kaufbeuren, DE)
Title: Semiconductor component and production method suitable therefor
Patent Number: 7,161,234

Inventors: Otsuka; Yasuyuki (Yokkaichi, JP), Hosokawa; Takehiro (Yokkaichi, JP), Inoue; Masato (Yokkaichi, JP), Imasato; Fumitoshi (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Wiring harness and a method for producing the same, and a method for connecting insulated wires
Patent Number: 8,921,696

Inventors: Ott; Armin (Riekofen, DE), Piana; Stefan (Kofering, DE), Detrois; Christian (Lappersdorf, DE)
Title: Method and device for monitoring wall thickness
Patent Number: 7,858,942

Inventors: Ozaki; Teruo (Yokohama, JP), Saito; Ichiro (Yokohama, JP), Ono; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Ibe; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP), Sakai; Toshiyasu (Kawasaki, JP), Yokoyama; Sakai (Kawasaki, JP), Shibata; Kazuaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Ink jet recording head and manufacturing method of ink jet recording head
Patent Number: 7,857,429

Inventors: Ozawa; Masamitsu (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Magnetic ink character reading apparatus and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 7,860,294

Inventors: Ozawa; Motohiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for calculating wiring capacitance, and computer product
Patent Number: 7,861,194

Inventors: Paik; Hong Yul (Daejeon, KR), Choi; Hae Jin (Seoul, KR), Choi; Gi Hyuk (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Jong Woo (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Youn Kyu (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Mass measurement system and method using inertial force and standard mass in gravity-free environment
Patent Number: 7,161,096

Inventors: Palmer; Larry Thomas (Spring, TX), Lynde; Gerald D. (Houston, TX)
Title: Casing patch
Patent Number: 7,861,775

Inventors: Panek; Virgil-Alexandru (Ghiroda, RO), Varga; John Thomas (Longmont, CO)
Title: Bitmap rotation mechanism
Patent Number: 8,922,803

Inventors: Pang; Jeffrey (Jersey City, NJ), Caesar; Matthew (Buffalo Grove, IL), Jalaparti; Virajith (Champaign, IL), Lee; Seungjoon (Basking Ridge, NJ), Merwe; Jacobus Van Der (New Providence, NJ)
Title: Optimized game server relocation environment
Patent Number: 8,924,560

Inventors: Paoli; Giovanni (Merate, IT)
Title: Method and transceiver for through-air optical communications
Patent Number: 7,162,157

Inventors: Park; Byeong-Ju (Seoul, KR), Choi; Joon-Sik (Seoul, KR), Jeon; Yong-Seog (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Kim; Hyun-Jung (Seoul, KR), Lee; Ji-Young (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Jung; Yun-Chul (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Plasma lighting system and bulb therefor
Patent Number: 7,161,303

Inventors: Park; Chang-Do (Changwon, KR)
Title: Dust and dirt collecting unit for vacuum cleaner
Patent Number: 7,160,346

Inventors: Park; Il Gon (Seoul, KR), Cho; Sung Hyun (Seoul, KR), Chung; Min Gyu (Seoul, KR), Kiran; Kumar K. (Seoul, KR), Jeong; Man Soo (Seoul, KR), Pak; Koo Yong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Secure signing method, secure authentication method and IPTV system
Patent Number: 8,924,731

Inventors: Park; Jong-Jin (Annyang-Si, KR)
Title: Manufacturing method of array substrate for liquid crystal display device with color filter layer on thin film transistor
Patent Number: 7,858,452

Inventors: Park; Tae Jin (Gimhae-si, KR), Kim; Seong Yong (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Dust collection unit for vacuum cleaner
Patent Number: 7,857,878

Inventors: Park; Wan-Sung (Seoul, KR), Kim; Sung-Ha (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Young-Hwan (Seoul, KR)
Title: Scanning probe microscope and method of operating the same
Patent Number: 8,925,111

Inventors: Park; Young Ho (Kyungki-do, KR), Hahm; Hun Joo (Kyungki-do, KR), Ko; Kun Yoo (Kyungki-do, KR), Cho; Hyo Kyong (Kyungki-do, KR)
Title: Fabrication method of light emitting diode incorporating substrate surface treatment by laser and light emitting diode fabricated thereby
Patent Number: 7,160,744

Inventors: Park; Young Kyu (Simsbury, CT)
Title: Heat generating expander for heat pump systems
Patent Number: 7,159,416

Inventors: Parker; Jeffery R. (Richfield, OH)
Title: Light emitting panel assemblies
Patent Number: 7,160,015

Inventors: Parker; Simon John (Bristol, GB)
Title: Structural assembly for an aircraft
Patent Number: 8,919,697

Inventors: Parker; Simon John (Bristol, GB)
Title: Hinge sealing element and an assembly including said element
Patent Number: 8,919,703

Inventors: Paroth; Berthold (Dortmund, DE), Backhaus; Martin (Unna, DE), Schmitz; Christian (Hattingen, DE)
Title: Conveying device for conveying containers
Patent Number: 8,919,536

Inventors: Parthasarathy; Vijay (Palo Alto, CA), Banerjee; Sujit (Campbell, CA), Manley; Martin H. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Checkerboarded high-voltage vertical transistor layout
Patent Number: 7,859,037

Inventors: Pastirik; Dennis J. (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Five card high-low wagering games and methods thereof
Patent Number: 7,159,869

Inventors: Patel; Bakulesh D. (Danville, PA), Patel; Damayanti B. (Danville, PA)
Title: Hammock device for infants
Patent Number: 7,861,337

Inventors: Patel; Kanu (Naperville, IL)
Title: Automated information access via the telephone line
Patent Number: 7,162,015

Inventors: Patterson; Garth E. (Brookston, IN), Knecht; Brent A. (Lebanon, IN)
Title: Portable mass spectrometers
Patent Number: 7,161,142

Inventors: Pauley; Suzanne M. (Harrisburg, PA), Brown; Jeffrey M. (Charlotte, NC), Butensky, legal representative; Francine (Teaneck, NJ), Jackson; Dane R. (New Hanover, PA), Pham; Van T. (Dover, DE), Butensky, deceased; Irwin (Teaneck, NJ)
Title: Rapid expansion tampon pledget comprising inverted coverstock and pleats
Patent Number: 7,160,279

Inventors: Paulson; William Charles (Tetbury, GB)
Title: Braking systems
Patent Number: 7,857,339

Inventors: Paustian, Jr.; Paul W. (Warner Robins, GA), Forrester; David J. (Jacksonville, AL)
Title: Rapid deployment of troops and cargo
Patent Number: 7,159,823

Inventors: Pedersen; Eigil Appel (Silkeborg, DK)
Title: Method of detecting leakage in a heat exchanger
Patent Number: 7,159,449

Inventors: Pekin; David (San Diego, CA)
Title: Fishing system with remote monitoring capablity
Patent Number: 7,861,454

Inventors: Peng; Sheng-Po (Miaoli County, TW)
Title: Wave-driven power generation system
Patent Number: 8,922,044

Inventors: Penisch; Thomas (Karlsruhe, DE)
Title: Guide means having tolerance compensation for sewing decorative elements
Patent Number: 8,919,271

Inventors: Pepe; Michael G. (Birmingham, AL), Champion; Milton Keith (Hoover, AL)
Title: Enhancing endotoxin detection
Patent Number: 8,921,063

Inventors: Peretolchin; Maxim (Mannheim, DE), Scherr; Gunter (Ludwigshafen, DE), Weinkotz; Stephan (Neustadt, DE), Braun; Frank (Ludwigshafen, DE), Kriha; Olaf (Neustadt, DE), Nehls; Benjamin (Ludwigshafen, DE), Schmidt; Michael (Dudenhofen, DE), Finkenauer; Michael (Westhofen, DE), von Auenmuller; Jurgen (Oberhausen-Rheinhausen, DE)
Title: Lignocellulose materials having good mechanical properties
Patent Number: 8,920,923

Inventors: Perry; James (Temperance, MI), Stoll; Alexander (Plymouth, MI)
Title: Tool holder assembly
Patent Number: 7,160,067

Inventors: Perry; Jonathan C. (Virginia Beach, VA)
Title: Air handling system with self balancing air entrance door
Patent Number: 7,857,689

Inventors: Pertl; Franz Andreas Johannes (Morgantown, WV), Nassauer; Frederick J. (Quogue, NY), Smith; James E. (Bruceton Mills, WV)
Title: Non-circular, mechanically variable optical attenuator
Patent Number: 7,162,136

Inventors: Pesonen; Sami (Jakkula, FI)
Title: Arrangement for placing a frequency converter in a cabinet
Patent Number: 7,859,838

Inventors: Peters, Jr.; John (Manorville, NJ), Markee; John (Selden, NY)
Title: System for removing contaminants from storm water
Patent Number: 7,160,444

Inventors: Peters; Mark E. (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: System and method for hybrid conservation of fossil fuel
Patent Number: 7,860,808

Inventors: Petran; Andrew (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Method and system of preventing plastic out-gassing in plant tunnels
Patent Number: 8,919,037

Inventors: Petri; Ralph (Sulzbach, DE)
Title: Disk brake
Patent Number: 7,857,110

Inventors: Petrov; Alexander (Bellevue, WA), McGuire; Thomas (Georgetown, TX), Sliger; Michael (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Delta compression using multiple pointers
Patent Number: 7,861,224

Inventors: Petrovic; Zmaj (Octeville-sur-Mer, FR)
Title: Method for grouping boxes on a conveyor line and device for carrying out said method
Patent Number: 7,857,119

Inventors: Piepgras; Colin (Salem, MA), Mueller; George G. (Boston, MA), Lys; Ihor A. (Milton, MA), Dowling; Kevin J. (Westford, MA), Morgan; Frederick M. (Quincy, MA)
Title: Light emitting diode based products
Patent Number: 7,161,313

Inventors: Pierson, Jr.; Forrest L (Dallas, TX)
Title: Method and system for efficiently passing the silence or unused status of a DSO channel through a DsO switch matrix and a data switch
Patent Number: 7,161,959

Inventors: Pietras; Bernd-Georg (Wedemark, DE), Carlsson; Andreas (Sehnde, DE), Schulze-Beckinhausen; Jorg Erich (Garbsen, DE)
Title: Wrenching tong
Patent Number: 7,861,618

Inventors: Pietrzyk; Slawomir (Meriden, CT), Lutton; William (Winsted, CT)
Title: Method and apparatus for stripping and feeding cartridges
Patent Number: 8,919,021

Inventors: Piggott; David C. (Lakefield, CA), Wong; Andy Chik Hung (Toronto, CA)
Title: Profile characterization
Patent Number: 7,860,601

Inventors: Pinkerton; Tim (Santa Jose, CA), Cheng; Wen-Hao (Fremont, CA)
Title: Manufacturable chromeless alternating phase shift mask structure with phase grating
Patent Number: 7,160,651

Inventors: Piotrowski; Andrew (Yorktown Heights, NY), Desikan; Anantha N. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Dashevsky; Sophia (Monroe Township, NJ)
Title: Monohydroxy cyclic phosphonate substantially free of polyhydroxy phosphonate, process for making same and flame retardant flexible polyurethane foam obtained therefrom
Patent Number: 8,921,439

Inventors: Piraino; Mario (East Doncaster, Victoria 3109, AU)
Title: Support base for a bed mattress
Patent Number: 7,159,255

Inventors: Pirinoli; Enrico Maria (Turin, IT)
Title: Optical method and device for performing geometrical measurements
Patent Number: 7,161,687

Inventors: Pistagna; Alessandra (Ivrea, IT), Gino; Luigina (Turin, IT)
Title: Ink for thermal ink jet printing with high performance at high ejection frequencies
Patent Number: 7,160,373

Inventors: Pistilli; Pasquale (frazione Cappelle dei Marsi, IT)
Title: Flash memory programming
Patent Number: 7,162,570

Inventors: Plaisted; Joshua Reed (Oakland, CA), West; Brian (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Mounting assembly for arrays and other surface-mounted equipment
Patent Number: 7,857,269

Inventors: Poenie; Martin (Austin, TX), Jones; Jessica (Austin, TX)
Title: Reversibly binding resin for algal harvest and concentration
Patent Number: 8,921,088

Inventors: Poessel; Jean-Luc (Le Thor, FR), Collet; Marie-Helene (Saint Saturnin les Avignon, FR), Rahbe; Yves Noel Elie (Villeurbanne, FR)
Title: Method for preparing dicaffeoylquinic acids and use thereof in combating aphids
Patent Number: 8,921,420

Inventors: Pognant-Gros; Philippe (Rueil Malmaison, FR), Turpin; Thomas (Orsay, FR), Pichon; Yves (Meudon, FR)
Title: Method and device for controlling heat engine torque saturation in an infinitely variable transmission with electric speed selector
Patent Number: 7,860,630

Inventors: Polander; Lauren E. (San Diego, CA), Marder; Seth R. (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Stannyl derivatives of naphthalene diimides and related compositions and methods
Patent Number: 8,921,553

Inventors: Pollack; Thomas J. (Atlanta, GA), Doucette; Louis (Acworth, GA), Perrin; Thomas M. (Alpharetta, GA), Forbes; William (Atlanta, GA), Ball; Alan W. (Loveland, OH), Hon; Kelly (Johns Creek, GA)
Title: Foldable stroller and frame assembly
Patent Number: 8,919,806

Inventors: Pomerantz; Ori (Austin, TX)
Title: System and method for utilizing audit information for challenge/response during a password reset process
Patent Number: 7,861,287

Inventors: Pope; David J. (Dixon, IL)
Title: Food and beverage caddy for a motorcycle
Patent Number: 8,919,625

Inventors: Popescu; Stefan (Erlangen, DE), Cherek; Dieter (Hirschaid, DE)
Title: Method and device for data transmission between two components moving relative to one another
Patent Number: 7,860,126

Inventors: Porter; Kerry (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: O'brush grill cleaner
Patent Number: 7,861,357

Inventors: Post; Daniel J. (Cupertino, CA), Khmelnitsky; Vadim (Foster City, CA)
Title: Faster tree flattening for a system having non-volatile memory
Patent Number: 8,924,632

Inventors: Poulin; Christopher J. (Carmel, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for applying flexible sleeving
Patent Number: 7,861,501

Inventors: Poulsen; Jens Ulrik (Virum, DK)
Title: Seal for a prefilled medical jet injection device
Patent Number: 8,920,365

Inventors: Powell; Joseph Broun (Houston, TX), Johnson; Kimberly Ann (Richmond, TX)
Title: Process to produce biofuels via organic phase thermal hydrocatalytic treatment of biomass
Patent Number: 8,921,629

Inventors: Power; Tim (Stittsvile, CA)
Title: Anti-jam finger protective device
Patent Number: 8,918,913

Inventors: Powers; Peter Elliott (Dayton, OH)
Title: Compact narrow bandwidth tunable source
Patent Number: 8,922,873

Inventors: Pozzi; Didier (Ermont, FR)
Title: Mechanical module for a vehicle key, and method for making same
Patent Number: 8,919,161

Inventors: Pramanik; Dipankar (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Flourine-stabilized interface
Patent Number: 8,921,181

Inventors: Priebe; Gordon W. (Mendota Heights, MN), Swanson; Carl W. (Mendota Heights, MN), Grover; David B. (Mendota Heights, MN), Browning; Christopher D. (Mendota Heights, MN)
Title: Content addressable memory continuous error detection with interleave parity
Patent Number: 8,924,835

Inventors: Pucciani; Allen S. (Beavercreek, OH)
Title: Blower enclosure
Patent Number: 8,920,224

Inventors: Pulnev; Sergei Appolonovich (Sankt-Peterburg, RU), Karev; Andrei Vladimirovich (Sankt-Peterburg, RU), Schukin; Sergei Vladimirovich (Sankt-Peterburg, RU)
Title: Method for reconstructing body lumens
Patent Number: 7,160,323

Inventors: Pursifull; Ross Dykstra (Dearborn, MI)
Title: Method and system for engine control
Patent Number: 8,919,325

Inventors: Puschett; Jules B. (New Orleans, LA)
Title: Method of treating human volume expansion mediated hypertension employing resibufogenin
Patent Number: 7,858,604

Inventors: Py; Daniel (Larchmont, NY)
Title: Dispenser with variable-volume storage chamber, one-way valve, and manually-depressible actuator
Patent Number: 8,919,614

Inventors: Py; Daniel (Stamford, CT), Chan; Julian V. (Spring Valley, NY)
Title: Dispenser and apparatus and method of filling a dispenser
Patent Number: 7,861,750

Inventors: Pyzik; Aleksander J. (Midland, MI), Deshmukh; Uday V. (Oceanside, CA), Shinkel; Nicholas M. (Bay City, MI), Allen; Tim L. (Midland, MI)
Title: Boron containing ceramic-aluminum metal composite and method to form the composite
Patent Number: 7,160,627

Inventors: Quine; Douglas B (Bethel, CT)
Title: System and method for synchronizing a strobe in video image capturing
Patent Number: 7,859,563

Inventors: Quintana; Mauricio F. (Glastonbury, CT), Dunnam; James Alfred (Austin, TX)
Title: Chemiluminescent shotgun tracer insert with decelerator
Patent Number: 8,919,255

Inventors: Rabbani; Mojgan (Pittsford, NY), Mantell; David A. (Rochester, NY), Levy; Michael Jon (Webster, NY), LeFevre; Jason Matthew (Penfield, NY)
Title: Heated folding system for a phase change ink imaging device
Patent Number: 7,857,442

Inventors: Radcliffe; Marc D. (Newport, MN), Pokorny; Richard J. (Maplewood, MN), Spawn; Terence D. (Stillwater, MN), Solomonson; Steven D. (Shoreview, MN)
Title: Cholesteric liquid crystal copolymers and additives
Patent Number: 7,160,586

Inventors: Raffo; David M. (Tigard, OR)
Title: Discrete event system and method for simulating global product development
Patent Number: 7,860,810

Inventors: Raina; Kanwal K. (Boise, ID), Wells; David H. (Boise, ID)
Title: Aluminum-containing film derived from using hydrogen and oxygen gas in sputter deposition
Patent Number: 7,161,211

Inventors: Rajakarunanayake; Yasantha Nirmal (San Ramon, CA)
Title: Method for automatically managing disk fragmentation
Patent Number: 7,860,896

Inventors: Ramachandran; Ajit (Fort Wayne, IN), Sliger; Keith (Corunna, IN), Plasek; Ronald A. (Lakeville, MN)
Title: Compressor head, internal discriminator, external discriminator, manifold design for refrigeration recovery apparatus
Patent Number: 7,159,412

Inventors: Ramakesavan; Sundaram (Chandler, AZ), Silvia; Phillip J. (Rio Ranco, NM)
Title: Selecting wireless devices
Patent Number: 7,162,232

Inventors: Ramm; Matthias (Kanagawa, JP), Ata; Masafumi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Charge separation type heterojunction structure and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,161,182

Inventors: Rangarajan; Kumar (Bangalore, IN), Gupta; Satish Chandra (Ottapalam, IN), Glazberg; Ziv (Haifa, IL), Rabinovitz; Ishai (Haifa, IL)
Title: System and method of identification of dangling pointers
Patent Number: 7,861,231

Inventors: Rao; Triveni (Shoreham, NY), Walsh; John (Sound Beach, NY), Gangone; Elizabeth (New Hyde Park, NY)
Title: Vacuum encapsulated hermetically sealed diamond amplified cathode capsule and method for making same
Patent Number: 8,922,107

Inventors: Rapp; Nils (St. Georgen, DE), Berroth; Hansjorg (VS-Obereschach, DE)
Title: Electronically commutated motor
Patent Number: 7,859,145

Inventors: Rasmussen; Daniel E. (Copenhagen O, DK), Staby; Arne (Bagsvaerd, DK), Nielsen; John Strikart (Kastrup, DK), Schou; Ole (Stensved, DK)
Title: Purification of proteins using preparative reverse phase chromatography (RPC)
Patent Number: 8,921,518

Inventors: Ray; Jason Patrick (Murfreesboro, TN)
Title: Merchandise display stand with locking shelves
Patent Number: 8,919,581

Inventors: Raymond; Mark A. (Littleton, CO), Lange; Howard G. (Mount Prospect, IL), Weiss; Seth (Cherry Hills Village, CO)
Title: Photovoltaic (PV) enhancement films or protective covers for enhancing solar cell efficiences
Patent Number: 8,921,681

Inventors: Razin; Yosef Shmuel (Princeton, NJ), Paluszek; Michael A. (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Solar power camouflage
Patent Number: 8,921,685

Inventors: Re; Jose V. (Friendswood, TX)
Title: Rice hybrid HR120001
Patent Number: 8,921,673

Inventors: Realdine; Joseph Pasquale (Waialua, HI)
Title: Timepiece for water sports items and beach accessories
Patent Number: 7,857,503

Inventors: Reasons; John D. (Broadview Heights, OH), Vineyard; James L. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Connected support entitlement system and method of operation
Patent Number: 7,162,744

Inventors: Reddy; E. Premkumar (Villanova, PA), Reddy; M.V. Ramana (Upper Darby, PA), Bell; Stanley C. (Narberth, PA)
Title: Amino-substituted sulfonanilides and derivatives thereof for treating proliferative disorders
Patent Number: 7,161,031

Inventors: Reeve; Lawren (Valley Springs, CA)
Title: Crib mobile and surveillance system
Patent Number: 8,922,653

Inventors: Reger; Bernard D. (West Orange, NJ)
Title: Trainer for robotic vehicle
Patent Number: 7,860,614

Inventors: Reid; Christopher P. (Erie, CO)
Title: Methods and apparatus to identify pages to be discarded in a print system
Patent Number: 7,857,420

Inventors: Reid; Paul F. (Plantation, FL)
Title: Crotoxin administration for cancer treatment and pain relief
Patent Number: 8,921,305

Inventors: Reimchen; Valeri (Steinheim Sandebeck, DE)
Title: Captive securing means for a screw
Patent Number: 8,920,090

Inventors: Reiter; Thomas (Dachau, DE), Sommer; Karl Heinz (Stockdorf, DE), Albert; Jorg (Germering, DE)
Title: Passenger side airbag module
Patent Number: 7,159,900

Inventors: Reiter; Thomas (Vierkirchen, DE), Jorg; Albert (Germering, DE), Sommer; Karl-Heinz (Stockdorf, DE), Kuhne; Klaus-Peter (Karlsfeld, DE), Schock; Marc (Dachau, DE), Weber; Marcus (Untertheres, DE)
Title: Safety arrangement
Patent Number: 7,857,346

Inventors: Reitter; Christian (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Motor vehicle having an electric seat adjuster for a seat and method of using the same
Patent Number: 7,159,683

Inventors: Rey; Claudio (Tempe, AZ), Harnishfeger; David (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Hybrid phase-locked loops
Patent Number: 8,922,253

Inventors: Reyes; Gil (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Hip flexor
Patent Number: 7,857,738

Inventors: Reynolds, Jr.; Harris A. (Houston, TX), Shaw; Joel D. (Houston, TX), Walsh; Thomas J. (Houston, TX), Lundberg; Chris A. (Kingwood, TX)
Title: Structure for wound fiber reinforced plastic tubing and method for making
Patent Number: 7,160,409

Inventors: Rhodes; John David (Ilkley, GB)
Title: Amplifier
Patent Number: 7,161,434

Inventors: Ribeiro; Cassio (Espoo, FI), Tirkkonen; Olav (Helsinki, FI), Tiirola; Esa (Kempele, FI), Pajukoski; Kari (Oulu, FI)
Title: Method and apparatus for synchronizing resources for coordinated network deployment
Patent Number: 8,923,190

Inventors: Richardson; Aline D. (Prescott, AZ)
Title: Hair brush systems
Patent Number: 8,919,353

Inventors: Richardson; Kevin (Hopkinton, MA), Mangano; Michael (Medfield, MA)
Title: C-channel to O-channel converter for a single operator exchange biliary catheter
Patent Number: 7,160,283

Inventors: Richter; Matthew (Woodside, CA), Sifnatsch; Guenter (Waldkirch, DE)
Title: Shift light system and method
Patent Number: 7,859,394

Inventors: Rickert; Clemens (Stadtlohn, DE)
Title: Drive train for a header of a harvesting machine
Patent Number: 7,159,378

Inventors: Rittenhouse; Norman P (Fairbury, IL)
Title: High efficiency low torque ripple multi-phase permanent magnet machine
Patent Number: 8,922,087

Inventors: Rizk; Nabil Michael (Pittsburgh, PA), Campagna; Frank F. (Mars, PA), Nicely; Aaron P. (West Mifflin, PA), Vasalani, III; Joseph J. (McKees Rocks, PA)
Title: Compliant tool holder
Patent Number: 8,919,714

Inventors: Roberts; Charles E. (Eagle, WI), Beilke; Stacy L. (Eagle, WI)
Title: Closure for high torque installation on a container
Patent Number: 7,857,155

Inventors: Roberts; Martin C. (Boise, ID), Tang; Sanh D. (Boise, ID)
Title: Integrated circuit using a dual poly process
Patent Number: 7,160,801

Inventors: Robertson; Reginald R. (Winnipeg, Manitoba, CA)
Title: Ion chip
Patent Number: 7,161,789

Inventors: Rodriguez Sarmiento; Rosa Maria (Basel, CH), Wichmann; Juergen (Steinen, DE)
Title: Benzofurane-piperidine compounds
Patent Number: 8,921,397

Inventors: Rodriguez; Victorio C. (Parma, OH)
Title: Therapeutic and prophylactic uses of cell specific carbonic anhydrase enzymes in treating aging disorders due to oxidative stress and as growth factors of stem cells
Patent Number: 7,858,602

Inventors: Roepman; Paul (Utrecht, NL), Glas; Annuska Maria (Assendelft, NL)
Title: Methods and means for typing a sample comprising colorectal cancer cells
Patent Number: 8,921,051

Inventors: Roeske; Pauline R. (Spring, TX)
Title: Jar dispenser
Patent Number: 7,857,148

Inventors: Roesler; Keith R. (Urbandale, IA), Barry; Jennifer K. (Ames, IA), Rao; Aragula Gururaj (Urbandale, IA)
Title: Altering protein functional properties through terminal fusions
Patent Number: 7,160,988

Inventors: Roessner; Ulrike (Dresden, DE), Koehler; Daniel (Chemnitz, DE), Juergensen; Ilona (Dresden, DE), Vogt; Mirko (Dresden, DE)
Title: Integrated circuit, intermediate structure and a method of fabricating a semiconductor structure
Patent Number: 7,858,514

Inventors: Roger; Rodolfo (Clearwater, FL), Childers; Robert (Trinity, FL), Kelly; Thomas D. (Highland Park, IL)
Title: Acoustic access disconnection systems and methods
Patent Number: 8,920,355

Inventors: Rohatgi; Ajeet (Marietta, GA), Yelundur; Vijay (Canton, GA), Davis; Preston (Atlanta, GA), Chandrasekaran; Vinodh (Suwanee, GA), Damiani; Ben (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Selective emitter solar cells formed by a hybrid diffusion and ion implantation process
Patent Number: 8,921,968

Inventors: Romano; Jack W. (Kirkland, WA), Smith; Adam L. (Palm Desert, CA)
Title: NuChain NuPurpose container conditioning method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,920,396

Inventors: Roques; Bernard (Paris, FR), Anne; Christine (Chatenay Malabry, FR)
Title: Peptide substrate identified by type BoNT/B botulinus toxin and use thereof for assaying and/or detecting said toxin or corresponding inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,160,982

Inventors: Roschmann; Konrad (Ludwigshafen-Edigheim, DE), Leuninger; Joerg (Mainz, DE), Dersch; Rolf (Neustadt, DE)
Title: Aqueous coating composition with low VOC content
Patent Number: 7,858,682

Inventors: Roscoe; Charles S. (Holland, OH)
Title: Differential case assembly with drive ring gear
Patent Number: 8,920,279

Inventors: Rosenboom; Darin Michael (Orange City, IA), Reinking; Dean Earl (Kingsley, IA), Van Regenmorter; Daniel Jon (Sheldon, IA)
Title: Scissor stack assembly
Patent Number: 8,919,735

Inventors: Rosenthal; Allen (Weston, FL), Caplan; Dorothy (Weston, FL)
Title: System and method for online creation and integration of service of process functions
Patent Number: 7,162,428

Inventors: Ross; James J. (DePere, WI), Fuller; Robert L. (Manitowoc, WI), Merten; David J. (Manitowoc, WI), Muchin; Jay Z. (Manitowoc, WI)
Title: Powered appliance and accessory
Patent Number: 7,159,377

Inventors: Ross; Jerry H. (Waveland, MS), Hayes; Eugene C. (Diamondhead, MS), Jelinski; James C. (Diamondhead, MS), Greulich, II; Joseph N. (Picayune, MS)
Title: Apparatus for deploying and retrieving water sampler
Patent Number: 7,159,851

Inventors: Rossi; Elisabetta (23873 Missaglia Lecco, IT)
Title: Apparatus and applicator patch for transdermal substance delivery
Patent Number: 7,162,297

Inventors: Rossi; Michael A. (Grosse Ile, MI), Cormier; Joel M. (Lathrup Village, MI), Smith; Donald S. (Commerce, MI), Gerwolls; Matthew M. (Royal Oak, MI)
Title: Apparatus making thermoformed component with integral coined structure
Patent Number: 7,857,610

Inventors: Roth; Gerald Juergen (Biberach, DE), Heckel; Armin (Biberach, DE), Lehmann-Lintz; Thorsten (Ochsenhausen, DE), Kley; Joerg (Mittelbiberach, DE), Hilberg; Frank (Vienna, AT), Van Meel; Jacobus C. A. (Moedling, AT), Tontsch-Grunt; Ulrike (Baden, AT)
Title: Indolinone derivatives substituted in the 6 position, their preparation and their use as medicaments
Patent Number: 7,858,616

Inventors: Roth; Nicholas James (Berkshire, GB), Roth; John Robert (Berkshire, GB), Gaskin; Roderick Clive (Berkshire, GB)
Title: Apparatus for and method of monitoring particulate material in a fluid
Patent Number: 7,162,057

Inventors: Rouhier; Valerie (Thyez, FR), Orsat; Jean-Michel (Chatillon-sur-Cluses, FR), Pellarin; Florent (Saint-Martin Bellevue, FR)
Title: Method of testing and installing a home automation remote control unit
Patent Number: 7,860,679

Inventors: Roydhouse; Oliver (Melbourne, AU)
Title: System and method for forming information pertaining to a transportation device
Patent Number: 7,857,105

Inventors: Rundell; Marion (Seabrook, TX), Orsburn; John (Spring, TX)
Title: Report generation with integrated quality management
Patent Number: 7,861,159

Inventors: Rush; Jon (Rochester, MN), Salz; Richard Donald (Rochester, MN), Sandberg; Michael John (Byron, MN), Tate; Kay Anderson (Rochester, MN)
Title: Abstracting business logic into centralized database controls
Patent Number: 8,924,921

Inventors: Rusin; Richard P. (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Radiopaque cationically polymerizable compositions comprising a radiopacifying filler, and method for polymerizing same
Patent Number: 7,160,528

Inventors: Russell; Matthew Alan (Monroe, OH)
Title: Systems for generating graphical representations of anticipated products
Patent Number: 8,924,191

Inventors: Russell; Paul F. (Hackham, AU), Sahlberg; Leif R. (Kariong, AU)
Title: Authenticated file handles for network file systems
Patent Number: 8,924,725

Inventors: Rutherford; Todd S. (Cincinnati, OH), Lutz; Dale R. (Maplewood, MN), Auerbach; Roy A. (Cincinnati, OH), English, Jr.; Ronald E. (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Fluorescent volume light source having multiple fluorescent species
Patent Number: 7,857,457

Inventors: Ryan; Lisa Jo (Lakeville, MN), Huberg; Peter A. (Shoreview, MN), Bendickson; Gary O. (Maple Plain, MN), Montenegro; Joana A. (Prior Lake, MN)
Title: Rotary feeding system
Patent Number: 7,857,166

Inventors: Rygaard; Christopher A. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Mobile application morphing system and method
Patent Number: 7,861,242

Inventors: Ryou; Jae-Hyun (Maple Grove, MN), Park; Gyoungwon (Medina, MN)
Title: Dielectric VCSEL gain guide
Patent Number: 7,858,417

Inventors: Ryzhikov; Lev (Norwalk, CT), Vladimirsky; Yuli (Weston, CT)
Title: Optical system for transforming numerical aperture
Patent Number: 7,859,756

Inventors: Sadanowicz; David Thomas (Canton, MI), Brackmann; Larry William (Brighton, MI), Ward; Don Paul (Westland, MI)
Title: Method of manufacturing a modular corner assembly
Patent Number: 7,159,316

Inventors: Sadarangani; Chandur (Vasteras, SE), Backstrom; Thomas (Vasteras, SE), Arshad; Waqas M. (Vasteras, SE)
Title: Electrical machine and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,859,141

Inventors: Sadasivan; Sridhar (Rochester, NY), Jagannathan; Ramesh (Rochester, NY), Jagannathan; Seshadri (Pittsford, NY), Mehta; Rajesh (Rochester, NY), Nelson; David J. (Rochester, NY), Irvin, Jr.; Glen C. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Method of manufacturing a color filter
Patent Number: 7,160,573

Inventors: Sadegh; Payman (Manchester, CT), Farzad; Mohsen (Glastonbury, CT), Finn; Alan M. (Hebron, CT), Kang; Pengju (Hartford, CT), Stricevic; Slaven (Willimantic, CT)
Title: Charge loss detection and prognostics for multi-modular split systems
Patent Number: 7,159,408

Inventors: Sager; Brian M. (Menlo Park, CA), Roscheisen; Martin R. (San Francisco, CA), Leidholm; Craig (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Formation of CIGS absorber layer materials using atomic layer deposition and high throughput surface treatment
Patent Number: 7,858,151

Inventors: Sahoda; Tsutomu (Kawasaki, JP), Shimai; Futoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Sato; Akihiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Substrate processing system, carrying device, and coating device
Patent Number: 8,919,756

Inventors: Sahu; Rahul (Uttar Pradesh, IN), Vikash; (Karnataka, IN), Chandwani; Kamal (Gujarat, IN)
Title: Memory having self-timed edge-detection write tracking
Patent Number: 8,923,069

Inventors: Saida; Yoshihiro (Nagano, JP), Ohkubo; Takashi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Crosslinked self-doping type electrically conducting polymer, production process thereof, product coated with the polymer and electronic device
Patent Number: 7,857,999

Inventors: Saindon; Gilles (Richmond Hill, CA)
Title: Toroidal cloth
Patent Number: 7,861,634

Inventors: Saito; Akio (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and method, and television signal receiving apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,861,266

Inventors: Saito; Makoto (Okazaki, JP), Yahata; Shigeto (Oobu, JP), Tochikawa; Kazuharu (Kariya, JP), Tokuda; Kojiro (Toki, JP)
Title: Exhaust gas cleaner for internal combustion engine with particulate filter having heat-absorbing area
Patent Number: 7,159,390

Inventors: Saito; Toshiyuki (Toyoake, JP), Nakamura; Teruhiro (Toyota, JP), Ido; Masahiro (Kariya, JP), Makino; Naoki (Kasugai, JP), Kato; Ikuya (Nagoya, JP), Deguchi; Shinji (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Machine tool bed having fluid channel
Patent Number: 7,861,627

Inventors: Saitoh; Goroh (Tokyo, JP), Imai; Masao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Illumination device and display device incorporating the same
Patent Number: 7,160,003

Inventors: Saka; Masaaki (Toyokawa, JP), Yoshida; Eiichi (Toyokawa, JP), Imaizumi; Shoji (Shinshiro, JP), Iwamoto; Hiroshi (Toyohashi, JP), Sugiura; Hiroshi (Hoi-gun, JP)
Title: Imaging forming apparatus, image forming system, image forming method, program and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,161,694

Inventors: Saka; Yoshihisa (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus having transfer belt and cleaning arrangement
Patent Number: 7,860,430

Inventors: Sakaguchi; Hide (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Particle data computing apparatus, and particle data computing method
Patent Number: 7,860,692

Inventors: Sakai; Katsushi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Power supply control device and method for mobile robot
Patent Number: 7,162,331

Inventors: Sakamoto; Kei (Nagoya, JP), Kondo; Masaki (Kawasaki, JP), Yasutake; Nobuaki (Yokkaichi, JP), Okamura; Takayuki (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 8,923,031

Inventors: Sakash; Aaron Christian (Somersworth, NH), Massoud; Atef Tanious (Nottingham, NH), Bosey; Gerald Louis (Rochester, NH)
Title: Printing press and method for positioning cylinders therein
Patent Number: 8,919,250

Inventors: Sakurada; Shinya (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Electronic apparatus and computer-readable medium containing program for implementing control method thereof
Patent Number: 7,859,409

Inventors: Sakurai; Kazunori (Chino, JP)
Title: Light emitting device including position determining member having a height that determines a distance between a focusing lens array and an image carrier
Patent Number: 7,859,714

Inventors: Salda; Luciano (Marano Sul Panaro, IT), Cappi; Angelo (Vignola, IT), Todorov; Georgi Dimitrov (Sofia, BG)
Title: Waste compactor
Patent Number: 8,919,246

Inventors: Saliaris; David G. (Lewis Center, OH)
Title: Intelligent track system for mounting electronic equipment
Patent Number: 7,857,214

Inventors: Saliba; George A. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Ultra high track density adaptive head core track pitch control
Patent Number: 7,859,786

Inventors: Salmanson; Jeffrey (Woodland Hills, CA), Dickey; Jon R. (Covina, CA)
Title: Modular low cost pallet and shelf assembly
Patent Number: 7,159,521

Inventors: Samii; Morad (La Jolla, CA), Gentile; Glenn T (San Diego, CA)
Title: Media roll management
Patent Number: 8,922,830

Inventors: Sampsell; Jeffrey Brian (San Francisco, CA), Chui; Clarence (San Mateo, CA), Kothari; Manish (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Area array modulation and lead reduction in interferometric modulators
Patent Number: 7,161,728

Inventors: Sanborn; Ken (Longboat Key, FL)
Title: Mounting apparatus for lighting and lighting accessories
Patent Number: 7,861,466

Inventors: Sano; Daisuke (Utsunomiya, JP), Okuno; Takeharu (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Optical element and optical apparatus
Patent Number: 7,859,768

Inventors: Sano; Tetsuo (Toyokawa, JP), Nakade; Yohei (Okazaki, JP), Demizu; Ichiro (Toyonaka, JP), Aoki; Yoshikazu (Toyokawa, JP), Okuno; Yuusuke (Toyokawa, JP), Okada; Takuya (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus with toner supplying roller
Patent Number: 7,860,436

Inventors: Sasaki; Masahiko (Chiba-ken, JP), Tsuchidate; Kohei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Adjustment mechanism
Patent Number: 7,160,014

Inventors: Sasaki; Takahiro (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Projection optical system, exposure apparatus and device fabricating method
Patent Number: 7,161,735

Inventors: Sasaki; Toshiyuki (Mie-ken, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing semiconductor memory device and semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 8,921,923

Inventors: Satake; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Kinpara; Yoshihiko (Tokyo, JP), Kaitani; Toshiyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Device for estimating pole position of synchronous motor
Patent Number: 7,161,324

Inventors: Sathath; Anwar (Ome, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,860,529

Inventors: Sathe; Ajit V. (Chandler, AZ), Wermer; Paul H. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Solderless electronics packaging and methods of manufacture
Patent Number: 7,159,313

Inventors: Sato; Kazushi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing device and method
Patent Number: 8,923,642

Inventors: Sato; Ken (Saitama, JP)
Title: Normally-off field-effect semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,859,017

Inventors: Sato; Masaki (Tokyo, JP), Ota; Morihiko (Tokyo, JP), Koga; Tadashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical receiver, optical receiving apparatus using the optical receiver and optical receiving method thereof
Patent Number: 7,860,409

Inventors: Sato; Miyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Store complex checkout apparatus, transaction processing method and program
Patent Number: 7,159,769

Inventors: Sato; Takahiro (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Nunoue; Shinya (Chiba-ken, JP)
Title: Light emitting device
Patent Number: 8,921,870

Inventors: Satpathy; Uma Sankar (Gujarat, IN), Shashikant; (Gujarat, IN), Mathur; Ajit Behari (Gujarat, IN)
Title: Concurrent solid and melt state grafting of coagents for making long chain branched polypropylene via direct reactive extrusion process
Patent Number: 8,921,466

Inventors: Saulters; Scott W. (Ben Wheeler, TX), Maxfield; John (Van, TX), Collins; Todd (Lindale, TX)
Title: Plurality of scales that communicate with each other and indicate which scale has the lightest load attached thereto
Patent Number: 8,921,716

Inventors: Sauter; Jurgen (Mannheim, DE), Albouze; Philippe (Aveze, FR)
Title: Fibrous product with a rastered embossing and method for producing same
Patent Number: 8,920,905

Inventors: Saveski; Alexander (South Lyon, MI), Zekavica; Ornela (Novi, MI), Amodeo; Catherine M. (Livonia, MI)
Title: One-piece seat bottom chassis
Patent Number: 8,919,886

Inventors: Sawada; Akinobu (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Dimming control device, dimming control method and lighting apparatus provided with dimming control device
Patent Number: 8,922,137

Inventors: Sawada; Takahiko (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Method of producing pneumatic tire
Patent Number: 7,857,929

Inventors: Sawai; Yuuji (Kanagawa, JP), Nakayama; Shinya (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus using toner including an external additive at an additive burial rate of not less than 40 percent
Patent Number: 7,860,438

Inventors: Sayac; Charles (Triel sur Seine, FR), Letournel; Valerie (Issy les Moulineaux, FR), Robin; Philippe (Bourge la Reine, FR)
Title: Method for detecting a fake finger for fingerprint acquisition software
Patent Number: 8,923,576

Inventors: Schaaf; Hansgeorg (Reichertshausen, DE)
Title: Endoscope with a flexible probe
Patent Number: 7,857,757

Inventors: Schantz; Hans Gregory (Huntsville, AL), Langford; David Wesley (Madison, AL)
Title: Near field electromagnetic calibration system
Patent Number: 7,859,452

Inventors: Schardt; Phillip (Boulevard, CA), Langley; Chris (San Diego, CA), Light; James (San Diego, CA)
Title: Fluidic volume dispense verification tool
Patent Number: 7,861,581

Inventors: Scharold; Paul G. (Kennewick, WA), Brayton; D. Dwight (Richland, WA), Ghormley; Christopher S. (Portland, OR), Addleman; Shane R. (Kennewick, WA)
Title: Control system simulation, testing, and operator training
Patent Number: 7,162,385

Inventors: Scheiman; Donald R. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Foot stabilizer for a bike pedal
Patent Number: 8,919,222

Inventors: Schein; Steven M (Menlo Park, CA), Warden; David P (Belmont, CA), King; Molly K (Fremont, CA), Alba; Theresa A (Fremont, CA), Russman; Robert E (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Television schedule system and method of operation for multiple program occurences
Patent Number: 7,162,729

Inventors: Schenk; Heinrich (Munchen, DE)
Title: Decision feedback equalizing device
Patent Number: 7,161,981

Inventors: Schiffhauer; Walter (Leutenbach, DE), Pol; Lanfranco (Quistello Mn, IT)
Title: Motor pump unit
Patent Number: 8,920,138

Inventors: Schilling; Donald L. (Sands Point, NY), Kowalski; John (New York, NY)
Title: Multichannel CDMA subtractive interference cancellation method employed by a base station
Patent Number: 7,161,919

Inventors: Schilson; Tom (Hamilton, IL), Kamps; Steve (Warsaw, IL)
Title: Modular rotary anvil
Patent Number: 7,159,306

Inventors: Schiro; Francis G. (Doylestown, PA), Kaiser; Richard J. (Doylestown, PA)
Title: Solid marking composition
Patent Number: 8,921,454

Inventors: Schleef; Thomas (Porta Westfalica, DE), Walter; Herbert (Ebersbach, DE)
Title: Roller blind cassette and roller blind system
Patent Number: 8,919,414

Inventors: Schleiss; Trevor D. (Austin, TX), Nixon; Mark J. (Round Rock, TX), Peterson; Neil J. (Austin, TX), Felts; Christopher (Austin, TX), Wilson; Grant (Austin, TX)
Title: Transactional data communications for process control systems
Patent Number: 7,162,534

Inventors: Schlemmer-Kelling; Udo (Molfsee, DE)
Title: Turbocharged engine with exhaust gas recycling
Patent Number: 8,919,121

Inventors: Schloegel; Douglas (Gaines, PA)
Title: Freestyle pegs for motorcycles
Patent Number: 7,159,886

Inventors: Schlough; James Richard (Stratham, NH), Sandahl; Kyle (Dover, NH), Luxem; Heiner (Durham, NH), Guaraldi; Glenn Alan (Kingston, NH)
Title: Stitcher drive
Patent Number: 7,857,298

Inventors: Schmidt; Andreas (Braunschweig, DE), Trauberg; Markus (Velchede, DE), von Treufels; Klaus (Wolfenbuttel, DE)
Title: Method for transmitting messages in an MMS-based communication system
Patent Number: 8,924,578

Inventors: Schmidt; Michael (Seeheim-Jugenheim, DE), Semrau; Guenter (Kefenrod, DE)
Title: Electrolyte system
Patent Number: 8,920,669

Inventors: Schmidt; Peter (Campbell, CA), Jones; Jeffrey S. (Los Altos, CA), Magnasco; John (San Jose, CA), Van Thiel; Ron (Menlo Park, CA), Espinola; Paul (San Jose, CA)
Title: Multimedia adapter for headset amplifier
Patent Number: 7,162,016

Inventors: Schneider; Uwe (Wyoming, OH)
Title: Non-slip activation members
Patent Number: 7,857,609

Inventors: Schober; Michael (Behambe, AT), Kuffner; Felix (Linz, AT)
Title: Clutch shaft, actuator, camshaft adjustment transmission and camshaft controller
Patent Number: 8,919,308

Inventors: Schober; Michael (Behamberg, AT)
Title: Mass balancing unit
Patent Number: 8,920,250

Inventors: Schubert; Craig N. (Lake Jackson, TX), Ashcraft; Arnold C. (Perrineville, NJ)
Title: Composition and method for removal of carbonylsulfide from acid gas containing same
Patent Number: 7,857,891

Inventors: Schuele; Roland (Weisweil, DE), Metzger; Erich (Neuf-Brisach, FR), Buettner; Reinhard (Bonn, DE)
Title: Antibodies for use in identifying and/or scoring prostate cancer and androgen receptor-dependent gene expression control
Patent Number: 7,858,395

Inventors: Schulman; Joseph H. (Santa Clarita, CA), Lucisano; Joseph Y. (San Diego, CA), Shah; Rajiv (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA), Byers; Charles L. (Canyon County, CA), Pendo; Shaun M. (Santa Maria, CA)
Title: Alumina insulation for coating implantable components and other microminiature devices
Patent Number: 7,160,672

Inventors: Schultz; Robert G. (Berkley, MA)
Title: Computer motherboard architecture with integrated DSP for continuous and command and control speech processing
Patent Number: 7,162,426

Inventors: Schulz; Martin (Karlsruhe, DE)
Title: Actuator
Patent Number: 8,919,852

Inventors: Schurder; Lawrence J. (Barrington, IL), Schmitt; Michael T. (Hawthorn Woods, IL), Boss; Walter L. (Lindenhurst, IL), Pearson; Daniel R. (Ingleside, IL), Skonieczny, Jr.; Wayne J. (Cary, IL)
Title: Front action sealing tool
Patent Number: 8,919,174

Inventors: Schwartz; Michael N. (Webster Groves, MO)
Title: Crevice tool for vacuum cleaners
Patent Number: 8,918,947

Inventors: Schweizer; Alexander (Walzbachtal-Joehlingen, DE), Pollak; Burkhard (Achern, DE)
Title: Method for controlling a motor vehicle drivetrain system
Patent Number: 7,860,629

Inventors: Schwenger; Andreas (Wolfsburg/Reislingen, DE), Ebner; Otto (Friedrichshafen, DE), Schweiger; Klaus (Friedrichshafen, DE), Ruchardt; Christoph (Bodolz, DE), Gansohr; Marcus (Salem, DE)
Title: Device for rendering operational a hydraulic actuating device
Patent Number: 7,159,399

Inventors: Scibetta; Joseph (Jersey City, NJ)
Title: System and method for playing a table and electronic card game
Patent Number: 7,857,314

Inventors: Scoggins; Richard H. (Georgetown, TN)
Title: Slingshot pouch
Patent Number: 7,861,700

Inventors: Scolari; Nathan A. (Greenville, SC), Reiter; George (Taylors, SC)
Title: Four bar drive link system simulator
Patent Number: 8,919,774

Inventors: Scott; David M (Wilmington, DE), Torardi; Carmine (Wilmington, DE), Grushin; Vladimir (Hockessin, DE)
Title: Suspensions of surface treated titanium (IV) oxides and processes for making them
Patent Number: 7,858,553

Inventors: Scott; Ian Richard (Guildford, GB), Wheeler; Mark (Crowborough, GB)
Title: Determining the quality of a seismic inversion
Patent Number: 8,923,093

Inventors: Se; Ming-Chung (Taipei County, TW), Chen; I-Liang (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Navigation device with power saving mechanism and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,860,650

Inventors: Seeberger; Peter (Kleinmachnow, DE), Gruetzmacher; Hansjoerg (Dielsdorf, CH), Tauer; Klaus (Stahnsdorf, DE), Braeuer; Judith (Mannheim, DE), Laurino; Paola (Berlin, DE)
Title: Ultra fast process for the preparation of polymer nanoparticles
Patent Number: 8,921,442

Inventors: Seeberger; Peter (Kleinmachnow, DE), Gruetzmacher; Hansjoerg (Dielsdorf, CH), Tauer; Klaus (Stahnsdorf, DE), Braeuer; Judith (Mannheim, DE), Laurino; Paola (Berlin, DE)
Title: Process for the modification of polymers, in particular polymer nanoparticles
Patent Number: 8,921,444

Inventors: Seki; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Jitsukawa; Daisuke (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Radio transmission apparatus and method of inserting guard interval
Patent Number: 7,860,057

Inventors: Seki; Kohei (Niihama, JP)
Title: Process for producing supported ruthenium and process for producing chlorine
Patent Number: 7,858,065

Inventors: Sekiguchi; Kanetaka (Sayama, JP)
Title: Driving method of liquid crystal display panel and liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 7,161,569

Inventors: Sekine; Minoru (Tokyo, JP), Sato; So (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Subscriber line accommodation device and packet filtering method
Patent Number: 7,860,029

Inventors: Sekiya; Katsurou (Nukata-gun, JP), Ishihara; Hideaki (Okazaki, JP), Suzuki; Kyouichi (Toyohashi, JP), Kamiya; Masahiro (Nishio, JP)
Title: Microcomputer for apparatus control and vehicle-mounted electronic control unit incorporating microcomputer
Patent Number: 7,162,622

Inventors: Seljestad; Gregory A. (Wamego, KS)
Title: Excavator thumb assembly
Patent Number: 8,920,106

Inventors: Sentoku; Koichi (Kawachi-gun, JP), Ogawa; Shigeki (Utsunomiya, JP), Ina; Hideki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing device, and substrate
Patent Number: 8,922,774

Inventors: Seo; Hun-Kyo (Asan-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus for testing a semiconductor device and method of testing a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,922,233

Inventors: Seong; Jaeil (Yongin-si, KR), Woo; Soonki (Yongin-si, KR), Jeon; Kiyuon (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Sehan (Yongin-si, KR), Yoshio; Hideaki (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Battery storage tray
Patent Number: 8,920,954

Inventors: Severino; Frank Michael (Jackson Heights, NY)
Title: Technologies for aiding in music composition
Patent Number: 8,921,677

Inventors: Seymour; Keahi (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Articulated-severable snowboard also useable as emergency snowshoes
Patent Number: 7,159,875

Inventors: Shabanov; Alimamed Latif (Baku, AZ), Ramazanova; Elmira Mamedem (Baku, AZ)
Title: Method of preparation of methyl-benzyl-ketone
Patent Number: 7,161,026

Inventors: Shade; Heather Thompson (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Method for creating a customized children's storybook with fingerprint art using fingerprint-ready image templates
Patent Number: 8,919,819

Inventors: Shafer; David R. (Fairfield, CT), Hudyma; Russell (San Ramon, CA), Ulrich; Wilhelm (Aalen, DE)
Title: Microlithographic reduction projection catadioptric objective
Patent Number: 7,859,748

Inventors: Shames; David S. (Dallas, TX), Corey; David R. (Dallas, TX), Greer; Rachel S. (Dallas, TX), Minna; John D. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Interfering RNAs against the promoter region of P53
Patent Number: 7,858,592

Inventors: Shao; Huai-Rong (San Jose, CA), Singh; Harkirat (Santa Clara, CA), Ngo; Chiu (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method and system for device communication in a wireless video area network
Patent Number: 8,923,144

Inventors: Sharma; Vishal (San Jose, CA), Chow; Timothy Y. (Quincy, MA), Rohrs; Charles E. (Newton Centre, MA), Dunstan; Steven (Beverly, MA), Cerra; Joseph (Amherst, NH)
Title: Method and apparatus to switch data flows using parallel switch fabrics
Patent Number: 7,859,994

Inventors: Shaw; Allan Christian (Copenhagen, DK)
Title: Processing enzymes fused to basic protein tags
Patent Number: 7,858,338

Inventors: She; Xiaoming (Beijing, CN), Li; Jifeng (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Multi-antenna communication method and multi-antenna communicaton apparatus
Patent Number: 7,860,184

Inventors: Sheehan; Patrick (Bridgend, GB)
Title: Levelling system
Patent Number: 8,920,099

Inventors: Sheen; Shuh-Haw (Naperville, IL), Raptis; Apostolos C. (Downers Grove, IL), Chien; Hual-Te (Naperville, IL)
Title: Photoacoustic spectroscopy system and technique for remote sensing of explosives and toxic chemicals
Patent Number: 7,861,574

Inventors: Shen; Sheng Mei (Singapore, SG), Tan; Thiow Keng (Singapore, SG)
Title: Quantization matrix for still and moving picture coding
Patent Number: 7,860,159

Inventors: Shen; Yu-Nung (Taipei City, TW)
Title: LED package structure and method of packaging the same
Patent Number: 7,858,416

Inventors: Shen; Yuhren (Tainan, TW), Chu; Hung-Chi (Kaohsiung, TW), Wang; Ming-Chia (Sijhih, TW)
Title: DC-DC converter with temperature compensation circuit
Patent Number: 7,859,511

Inventors: Shepard; William H. (Amherst, NH), Provost; George A. (Litchfield, NH)
Title: Hook-engageable fastener sheets, and methods and articles of manufacture
Patent Number: 7,160,600

Inventors: Sherman; Merry R. (San Carlos, CA), Saifer; Mark G. P. (San Carlos, CA), Williams; L. David (Fremont, CA), Hershfield; Michael S. (Durham, NC), Kelly; Susan J. (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Method for purifying urate oxidase tetramers and octamers
Patent Number: 8,921,064

Inventors: Sheta; Mostafa (Henderson, NV)
Title: Exercise cell, ketosis/weight loss inducing exercise machine (KWIEM) ketosis inducing apparatus (KIA)
Patent Number: 8,920,286

Inventors: Shewchuck; Lee-Ann (Grand Marais, CA)
Title: Portable tool chest
Patent Number: 8,919,896

Inventors: Shibamori; Kazuhiro (Ibaraki, JP), Sugiyama; Genroku (Ibaraki, JP), Adachi; Hiroyuki (Ibaraki, JP), Shibata; Koichi (Ibaraki, JP), Komatsu; Hideki (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: System and method for managing construction machinery
Patent Number: 7,162,347

Inventors: Shibano; Kunio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Package of goods attached with image for forming three-dimension image
Patent Number: 7,857,132

Inventors: Shibata; Junichiro (Tokyo, JP), Yamaguchi; Shuuji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Portable terminal with rotatable axial flip unit and dual lens arrangement
Patent Number: 8,922,696

Inventors: Shibata; Mitsuru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
Patent Number: 8,922,629

Inventors: Shibata; Takanori (Hitachinaka, JP), Hatamiya; Shigeo (Hitachi, JP), Fukushima; Toshihiko (Tsuchiura, JP)
Title: Heat pump system and heat pump operation method
Patent Number: 7,861,548

Inventors: Shida; Masaaki (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Distributed antenna system
Patent Number: 8,923,908

Inventors: Shiga; Yasushi (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Yuki (Kanagawa, JP), Ishida; Mio (Kanagawa, JP), Tanaka; Kazuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Kaifu; Keita (Tokyo, JP), Sano; Yukihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Dichroic dye composition, and liquid-crystal composition and liquid-crystal element including dichroic dye
Patent Number: 7,857,991

Inventors: Shigeno; Masatsugu (Chiba, JP), Inoue; Akira (Chiba, JP)
Title: Electric potential difference detection method and scanning probe microscope
Patent Number: 7,861,577

Inventors: Shih; Tsun-Te (New Taipei, TW), Chang; Yu-Yuan (New Taipei, TW), Shih; Kuang-Lung (New Taipei, TW), Hsiao; Po-Wen (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Simulation of first power good signal to generate second power good signal by power enabling control circuit for uninterrupted power supplies
Patent Number: 8,924,745

Inventors: Shim; Yoon-Bo (Pusan, KR)
Title: Terthiophene-3-carboxylic acid compound and fabricating method thereof, functionalized conductive terthiophene polymer with the compound as a monomer, process for DNA hybridization detection using the polymer, and fabricating method of probe DNA
Patent Number: 7,161,013

Inventors: Shima; Yoshiharu (Nagano, JP)
Title: Structure around a speaker unit and applied electric or electronic apparatus thereof
Patent Number: 7,162,048

Inventors: Shimazu; Mitsuhiro (Hiratsuka, JP), Ueda; Masamichi (Tokyo, JP), Kooriyama; Kenji (Hirakata, JP), Iwamoto; Yuuichi (Neyagawa, JP)
Title: Display device for construction machine
Patent Number: 7,161,605

Inventors: Shimizu; Masao (Hitachi, JP), Nishimura; Katsunori (Hitachiota, JP)
Title: Nonaqueous electrolyte secondary battery apparatus and method for charging anode of the same
Patent Number: 8,922,171

Inventors: Shimizu; Yoshinori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Reproducing apparatus and reproducing method
Patent Number: 7,860,367

Inventors: Shimodaira; Seiji (Yokosuka, JP), Iwano; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP), Komiyama; Susumu (Tokyo, JP), Yamaguchi; Musashi (Uozu, JP), Watanabe; Hideaki (Yokosuka, JP), Ikeda; Tetsuya (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Vehicle control apparatus
Patent Number: 8,924,055

Inventors: Shingu; Masaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for producing hydrocarbons
Patent Number: 8,921,432

Inventors: Shinjo; Yoshiaki (Kawasaki, JP), Shimobeppu; Yuzo (Kawasaki, JP), Teshirogi; Kazuo (Kawasaki, JP), Yoshimoto; Kazuhiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor wafer storage case and semiconductor wafer storing method
Patent Number: 7,857,140

Inventors: Shinojima; Takumi (Kanagawa, JP), Inoue; Eiji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Continuously variable transmission apparatus
Patent Number: 7,160,220

Inventors: Shinzaki; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Vein image capture apparatus
Patent Number: 8,923,573

Inventors: Shiozawa; Akinori (Yokohama, JP), Ono; Horoaki (Fujisawa, JP), Sugiyama; Hisataka (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Information recording method and optical disk apparatus
Patent Number: 7,161,883

Inventors: Shirai; Takaaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Electronic equipment and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,922,383

Inventors: Shirakawa; Hiroaki (Kawasaki, JP), Oikawa; Yuhei (Yokohama, JP), Hayashi; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP), Yokozawa; Taku (Yokohama, JP), Nitta; Masaki (Yokohama, JP), Ishii; Yosuke (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Inkjet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 8,919,904

Inventors: Shirakawa; Kazuhiko (Ikoma-gun, JP)
Title: Electrostatic actuator
Patent Number: 7,859,370

Inventors: Shirakawa; Kazuo (Kawasaki, JP), Ohguchi; Katsuyuki (Hyogo, JP), Kondo; Yasuyuki (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Detection and ranging appartus and detection and ranging method
Patent Number: 7,859,450

Inventors: Shirota; Toshiya (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Electric junction box
Patent Number: 7,160,118

Inventors: Shoemaker, Jr.; Stephen (Redondo Beach, CA), Che; Edward (Redondo Beach, CA)
Title: Crane game with random motion crane actuation
Patent Number: 7,857,318

Inventors: Shoemaker, Jr.; Stephen P. (Redondo Beach, CA)
Title: Projectile roulette arcade game
Patent Number: 7,857,316

Inventors: Shoham; Jonathan C (Simsbury, CT)
Title: Parallel straightedge drafting board
Patent Number: 8,919,003

Inventors: Shtarov; Alexander Borisovich (Wilmington, DE), Michalczyk; Michael Joseph (Wilmington, DE), Taylor; Charles Kenneth (Thorofare, NJ)
Title: Fluorinated surfactants
Patent Number: 8,921,300

Inventors: Shuler, Jr.; Robert L. (Friendswood, TX)
Title: Methods and circuitry for reconfigurable SEU/SET tolerance
Patent Number: 7,859,292

Inventors: Shults; Mark C. (Madison, WI), Brauker; James H. (Cement City, MI), Carr-Brendel; Victoria (Pleasanton, CA), Tapsak; Mark A. (Orangeville, PA), Markovic; Dubravka (San Diego, CA), Updike; Stuart J. (Madison, WI), Rhodes; Rathbun K. (Madison, WI)
Title: Analyte measuring device
Patent Number: 7,860,545

Inventors: Shumarayev; Sergey (Los Altos Hills, CA), Wong; Wilson (San Francisco, CA), Hoang; Tim Tri (San Jose, CA), Tran; Thungoc M. (San Jose, CA)
Title: High-speed serial data signal interface architectures for programmable logic devices
Patent Number: 7,860,203

Inventors: Shutkin; Yurii S. (Moscow, RU), Neznanov; Ilya V. (Moscow, RU), Sokolov; Andrey P. (Moscow, RU), Panteleev; Pavel A. (Moscow Oblast, RU), Gasanov; Elyar E. (Moscow, RU)
Title: Optimization of data processors with irregular patterns
Patent Number: 8,923,413

Inventors: Siamak; Fouladi Azarnaminy (Waterloo, Ontario, CA), Bakri-Kassem; Maher (Cary, NC), Raafat R.; Mansour (Waterloo, Ontario, CA)
Title: MEMS based RF components with vertical motion and parallel-plate structure and manufacture thereof using standard CMOS technologies
Patent Number: 7,858,423

Inventors: Sielski; Joseph E. (Orange, CA)
Title: Foldable tray for packaging bakery products
Patent Number: 7,857,136

Inventors: Siemers; Christian (Wolfsburg, DE)
Title: Programmable logic device
Patent Number: 7,161,383

Inventors: Siemieniec; Ralf (Villach, AT), Foerster; Christian (Villach, AT), Krumrey; Joachim (Goedersdorf, AT), Hirler; Franz (Isen, DE)
Title: Semiconductor device with a reduced band gap and process
Patent Number: 7,859,051

Inventors: Siewert; Neil (Bowden, AU), Gard; Timothy (Mitcham, AU)
Title: Game method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,920,230

Inventors: Sihler; Christof Martin (Hallbergmoos, DE), Schramm; Simon Herbert (Munich, DE), Schroeder; Stefan (Munich, DE)
Title: Distributed DC energy storage for supplying an intermittent subsea load
Patent Number: 8,922,054

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Wide format printer with a plurality of printhead integrated circuits
Patent Number: 7,159,965

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Hand held mobile communications device with an image sensor, a printer and a receptacle for receiving an ink cartridge
Patent Number: 7,161,709

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), Berry; Norman Micheal (Balmain, AU), Jackson; Garry Raymond (Balmain, AU), Nakazawa; Akira (Balmain, AU)
Title: Printhead module having selectable number of fluid channels
Patent Number: 7,159,972

Inventors: Silveston-Keith; Rebecca Beth (Lexington, KY), Writt; John Thomas (Lexington, KY)
Title: Ink smear measurement in an imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 8,919,908

Inventors: Sim; Man-Jo (Pohang, KR)
Title: Apparatus for operating a distribution chute for changing ores and coals into a furnace
Patent Number: 7,861,614

Inventors: Simard; Marisol A. (Upper Nyack, NY), Ornoski; Gregory A. (Teaneck, NY)
Title: Partially extendable hair brush
Patent Number: 8,920,058

Inventors: Simmons; Sean (Waterloo, CA), Wu; Huan (Kanata, CA), Kemenczy; Zoltan (Mississauga, CA)
Title: Correction circuit for improving performance in a channel decoder
Patent Number: 7,860,195

Inventors: Simon; Jerome H. (Newton Centre, MA)
Title: Segmented reflector systems and combined reflector and refractor systems
Patent Number: 7,160,002

Inventors: Singh; Rishi P. (Shaker Heights, OH), Lionetta; William G. (Harwich Port, MA), Larosee; Marc E. (Wilmington, MA), Watchko; George R. (Stoneham, MA), Wrisley; John (Londonderry, NH), Thornton; Steven L. (Windham, NH), Moschini; Lawrence R. (Carlisle, MA), Hill; David P. (Medfield, MA), Bunyan; Michael H. (Chelmsford, MA), Wu; Chi Hang (Quincy, MA)
Title: Electrode assembly for delivering a therapeutic agent into ocular tissue
Patent Number: 8,923,961

Inventors: Skaalen; Skeet (Omaha, NE)
Title: Methods and computer programs for localizing broadcast content
Patent Number: 7,860,448

Inventors: Skladman; Julia (Northbrook, IL), Thornberry, Jr.; Robert J. (Wheaton, IL), Chatterley; Bruce A. (Redmond, WA), Ng; Alexander Siu-Kay (Richmond Hill, CA), Peterson; Bruce L. (Crystal Lake, IL)
Title: Method and system for interfacing systems unified messaging with legacy systems located behind corporate firewalls
Patent Number: 7,162,014

Inventors: Sklansky; Jack (Corona del Mar, CA), Klein; Jeffrey (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Fiducial systems for mammography
Patent Number: 8,923,477

Inventors: Skurdalsvold; Scott Alan (Mansfield, TX), Lindars; Michael Todd (Portland, OR)
Title: Windshield wiper packaging
Patent Number: 7,857,133

Inventors: Slusarczyk; Pawel (Myslenice, PL), Widla; Waldemar (Cracow, PL), Kaffanke; Sebastian (Skawina, PL)
Title: Hydraulic suspension damper
Patent Number: 8,919,505

Inventors: Smart; Gregory S. (Randwick, AU)
Title: Respiratory mask assembly
Patent Number: 7,861,714

Inventors: Smith; Adlai (Escondido, CA), McArthur; Bruce (San Diego, CA), Hunter, Jr.; Robert (San Diego, CA)
Title: Reference wafer and process for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 7,160,657

Inventors: Smith; Alan John (Adelaide, AU), Rudduck; Grenfell Saxon (Adelaide, AU)
Title: Seaplane with retractable twin floats
Patent Number: 7,159,820

Inventors: Smith; David J. (East Greenwich, RI), Cardimino, Jr.; David A. (Warwick, RI)
Title: User interface provisioning
Patent Number: 7,860,966

Inventors: Smith; Donald K. (Belmont, MA), Chen; Xing (Winchester, MA), Holber; William M. (Winchester, MA), Georgelis; Eric (Canton, MA)
Title: Toroidal low-field reactive gas source
Patent Number: 7,161,112

Inventors: Smith; Gary Thomas (Suffolk, VA)
Title: Flue spacer
Patent Number: 7,857,152

Inventors: Smith; Katherine Louise (Oxford, GB), Senes; Mathieu Xavier (Oxford, GB), Smeeton; Tim Michael (Oxford, GB), Hooper; Stewart Edward (Oxford, GB)
Title: AlInGaN light-emitting device
Patent Number: 7,858,962

Inventors: Smith; Matthew Eric (Isle of Man, GB), Mondszein; Karl (Mansfield, GB)
Title: Dispensing container
Patent Number: 8,919,608

Inventors: Smith; Peter J. (Newmarket, CA), Gidden; Dan R. (Bradford, CA), Chingcuanco; Noel (North York, CA)
Title: Vehicle window regulator having a floating window carrier
Patent Number: 7,861,462

Inventors: Smith; Richard A. (Annapolis, MD), Dewey; Michael (Arnold, MD)
Title: Intelligent delivery agent for short message distribution center
Patent Number: 7,860,068

Inventors: Smith; Richard A. (Annapolis, MD), Dewey; Michael (Arnold, MD)
Title: Intelligent delivery agent for short message distribution center
Patent Number: 8,923,264

Inventors: Smith; Ronald E. (Glendale, AZ)
Title: Power chair carrier system
Patent Number: 8,919,626

Inventors: Smith; Stanley Benjamin (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Method for acquiring and linking a plurality of fields from a plurality of data sources into a data supply chain of linked fields
Patent Number: 7,860,760

Inventors: Smith; Stephen Alan (Naperville, IL), Huston; Dawn Ellen (Linderhurst, IL), Wiedmeyer; Warren Giles (Trevor, WI), Sullivan; Stephen William (Round Lake Beach, IL), Chin; Rich Matthew (Lincolnwood, IL), Ahmed; Mohammed Maqsood (Niles, IL), Gitschlag; John Stewart (Chicago, IL), Langelan; David Raymond (Oak Park, IL), Chauhan; Rajendra Ranjitbhai (Skokie, IL), Hurst; William Edward (Lisle, IL), Joines, Jr.; James Tam (Gurnee, IL), Smith; Kevin Ray (Round Lake Beach, IL), Anhalt; Mark Gerald (Franklin, WI), Rutter; Bryce G. (St. Louis, MO), Bone; Brian C. (St. Louis, MO), Doty; Heath A. (Richmond Heights, MO)
Title: Reclosable container lid
Patent Number: 7,159,732

Inventors: Smith; Stephen F. (Loudon, TN), Moore; James A. (Powell, TN)
Title: Robust low-frequency spread-spectrum navigation system
Patent Number: 7,859,464

Inventors: Smith; Toby (Gilroy, CA)
Title: Quick change fluorescent lamp ballast system
Patent Number: 7,857,498

Inventors: Smith; William A. (Lyndhurst, OH), Samorezov; Sergey (Highland Hts., OH), Davis; Brian L. (Moreland Hills, OH), van den Bogert; Antonie J. (Cleaveland Hts., OH)
Title: Modeling and desired control of an energy-storing prosthetic knee
Patent Number: 8,920,517

Inventors: Snyder; Keith W. (Neskowin, OR)
Title: Heat exchanger pressure test shield
Patent Number: 8,920,897

Inventors: Snyder; Mark E. (Poway, CA)
Title: Purification system
Patent Number: 8,920,140

Inventors: Snyder; Trevor James (Newberg, OR), Chan; Cheng-Sung (Joel) (West Linn, OR), Harris; Walter Sean (Portland, OR), Woodward; Paul Jeremy (West Linn, OR), Haffner; Shell Thomas (Tualatin, OR), Campbell; James B. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Printer having Bi-level operational modes
Patent Number: 7,859,691

Inventors: Snyderman; David (Brighton, NY), Jacobs; Timothy W. (Fairport, NY), Lin; Jie (Webster, NY)
Title: System and method for developing a configuration for a combination of two or more printshops
Patent Number: 7,859,692

Inventors: So; Kwok Kuen (Kowloon, HK), Wan; Abel Yiu Chung (Tsuen Wan, HK)
Title: Kitchen utensil with a suction base mechanism
Patent Number: 7,861,647

Inventors: Sobol; Raymond J. (Calgary, Alberta, CA)
Title: Portable instantaneous wireless even based photo identification and alerting security system
Patent Number: 7,161,479

Inventors: Sodemann; Wesley C. (Dousman, WI), Brandenburg; Billy (Horicon, WI), Stair; Kenny J (North Prairie, WI), Hoenisch; Herbert (Waukesha, WI)
Title: Portable power source
Patent Number: 7,161,253

Inventors: Sokolowski; Piotr (Webster, NY)
Title: Collapsible grippers based media handling transport apparatus with process and cross-process direction registration
Patent Number: 7,857,305

Inventors: Soliman; Samir S. (San Diego, CA)
Title: System and method for high speed peer-to-peer connectivity between wireless devices
Patent Number: 8,923,267

Inventors: Somasundaram; Madian (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Memory and power efficient mechanism for fast table lookup
Patent Number: 7,162,572

Inventors: Son; Hyun-seung (Chungcheongnam-do, KR), Kim; Woo-yeol (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Robertyoungchul (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method of generating multi-level test case from unified modeling language sequence diagram based on multiple condition control flow graph
Patent Number: 8,924,923

Inventors: Son; Il ho (Daegu, KR)
Title: Cap for wiper connector
Patent Number: 7,159,267

Inventors: Son; In-Hyuk (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Fuel reforming apparatus, and fuel cell system including same
Patent Number: 8,920,989

Inventors: Song; Byung-youn (Suwon-si, KR), Nam; Do-sun (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Optical pickup actuator with improved damping effect with end of suspension wire movably inserted into groove of wire holder
Patent Number: 7,162,727

Inventors: Song; Dschun (Mannheim, DE), Major; Julia (Mannheim, DE), Hutzler; Johannes (Waldsee, DE), Newton; Trevor William (Neustadt, DE), Witschel; Matthias (Bad Duerkheim, DE), Moberg; William Karl (Neustadt, DE), Parra Rapado; Liliana (Offenburg, DE), Qu; Tao (Ludwigshafen, DE), Stelzer; Frank (Mannheim, DE), Van Der Kloet; Andree (Heidelberg, DE), Seitz; Thomas (Viernheim, DE), Ehrhardt; Thomas (Speyer, DE), Kreuz; Klaus (Denzlingen, DE), Grossmann; Klaus (Neuhofen, DE), Michrowska-Pianowska; Anna Aleksandra (Mannheim, DE), Simon; Anja (Weinheim, DE), Reingruber; Ruediger (Ludwigshafen, DE), Kraus; Helmut (Wissembourg, FR), Hoeffken; Hans Wolfgang (Ludwigshafen, DE), Mietzner; Thomas (Annweiler, DE)
Title: Substituted pyridazines having herbicidal action
Patent Number: 8,921,273

Inventors: Song; Jeong-gon (Gwangju, KR), Jeung; Sam-jong (Gwangju, KR), Lee; Ju-sang (Gwangju, KR), Ko; Jang-youn (Gwangju, KR), Lim; Kwang-soo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Mobile robot system having a plurality of exchangeable work modules and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 8,918,950

Inventors: Song; Keun Kyu (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Cho; Seung Hwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Bo Sung (Seoul, KR), Kim; Young Min (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Shin; Jung Han (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Organic thin film transistor substrate and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,858,971

Inventors: Song; Tae Hoon (Seongnam, KR), Kim; Ji Wan (Seongnam, KR)
Title: Optical semiconductor based illuminating apparatus
Patent Number: 8,920,004

Inventors: Sonobe; Naohiro (Iwaki, JP), Wakahoi; Takashi (Fukushima, JP)
Title: Adsorbent for oral administration, and agent for treating or preventing renal or liver disease
Patent Number: 8,920,796

Inventors: Sors; Aurore (Paris, FR), Trocme-Thibierge; Caryn (Bois Colombes, FR), Merdes; Annette (Munich, DE)
Title: Combination of 4-{3-[cis-hexahydrocyclopenta[c]pyrrol-2(1H)-yl]propoxy}benzamide and a NMDA receptor antagonist and pharmaceutical compositions containing the same
Patent Number: 8,921,409

Inventors: Sotirakos; Bill (Thornhill, CA), Wang; Demao (Toronto, CA)
Title: Scraper for cleaning tubular members
Patent Number: 7,159,264

Inventors: Spalink; Gerd (Stuttgart, DE), Eitel; Ben (Gartringen, DE)
Title: Circuit and method for processing an input signal
Patent Number: 8,922,719

Inventors: Spark; Ian James (Churchill, Victoria, AU)
Title: Off road vehicle
Patent Number: 7,857,085

Inventors: Spink; Edward F. (Waterloo, CA), Allan; Robert A. (Kitchener, CA)
Title: Pollution control in wood products dryer
Patent Number: 7,160,358

Inventors: Sprigg; Stephen A. (Poway, CA)
Title: System and method for piggybacking data across an open data channel of a wireless device
Patent Number: 7,162,224

Inventors: Springer; Mark H (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Title: Method and system for auctioning funds using a full-time public network
Patent Number: 8,924,280

Inventors: Staddon; Jessica N. (Redwood City, CA), Golle; Philippe Jean-Paul (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method, apparatus, and program product for revealing redacted information
Patent Number: 7,861,096

Inventors: Stafford; Christopher John (Fordham, GB)
Title: Wireless electronic device with a decoder and associated methods
Patent Number: 8,923,412

Inventors: Stafford; Darrel W. (Carrborro, NC), Li; Tao (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods and compositions for vitamin K epoxide reductase
Patent Number: 7,858,318

Inventors: Stamper; Anthony Kendall (Williston, VT), Sullivan; Timothy Dooling (Williston, VT), Wang; Ping-Chuan (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Structures including integrated circuits for reducing electromigration effect
Patent Number: 7,861,204

Inventors: Stanford; Michael (Dallas, TX)
Title: Optimistic caching for address translations
Patent Number: 7,161,933

Inventors: Stanford; Michael (Dallas, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus to perform speech recognition over a data channel
Patent Number: 7,162,414

Inventors: Staniforth; John Nicholas (Bath, GB)
Title: Carrier particles for use in dry powder inhalers
Patent Number: 8,920,781

Inventors: Starr; Gregory (San Jose, CA), Wei Lai; Kang (Milpitas, CA), Chang; Richard Y. (Bloomfield, NJ)
Title: Configurable clock network for programmable logic device
Patent Number: 7,859,329

Inventors: Stecher; Gabriel (Carboor East, AU), Fletcher; Allan Leigh (Bright, AU)
Title: Magnetically impelled arc butt welding of pipelines
Patent Number: 7,161,115

Inventors: Steele; Philip H. (Starkville, MS), Yu; Fei (Starkville, MS), Li; Qi (Starkville, MS), Mitchell; Brian (Starkville, MS)
Title: Method of increasing anhydrosugars, pyroligneous fractions and esterified bio-oil
Patent Number: 8,920,609

Inventors: Steeples; Kenneth (North Billerica, MA)
Title: Methods for integrated implant monitoring
Patent Number: 7,160,742

Inventors: Stegmaier; Klaus (Viechtach, DE)
Title: Cooling system for a projector
Patent Number: 7,857,491

Inventors: Steiner; Dietmar (Welzheim, DE)
Title: Method and system for regenerating diesel particle filters
Patent Number: 7,160,355

Inventors: Steiner; Ryan S. (Dalton, OH), Bilek; Greg A. (Doylestown, OH), Weber; Vincent L. (North Lawrence, OH)
Title: Multiple chamber suction nozzle configuration
Patent Number: 7,159,277

Inventors: Steinmetzer; Torsten (Jena, DE), Saupe; Sebastian Martin (Kaltennordheim, DE)
Title: Serine protease inhibitors
Patent Number: 8,921,319

Inventors: Stenton; Paul A. (London, GB)
Title: Mobile merchandising unit
Patent Number: 7,159,726

Inventors: Stephens; Maoni Z. (Sammamish, WA), Dussud; Patrick H. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Overflow per segment
Patent Number: 7,860,906

Inventors: Stephens; Terrance Lee (Molalla, OR), Williams; Brian Edward (Woodburn, OR), Brookfield; John Milton (Newberg, OR), Padgett; James Dudley (Lake Oswego, OR)
Title: Drop generator
Patent Number: 7,857,432

Inventors: Stevens; Bruce A. (Oakland, MI)
Title: Valve assembly for gas generating system
Patent Number: 7,857,345

Inventors: Stevenson; Paul E. (Colorado Springs, CO), Enger; Nathan (Colorado Springs, CO), Tourville; Jon E. (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Low power high slew non-linear amplifier for use in clock generation circuitry for noisy environments
Patent Number: 7,859,317

Inventors: Stewart; Dennis I. (Boise, ID)
Title: Tool and method for tire traction device installation
Patent Number: 8,919,400

Inventors: Stewart; John M. (Denver, CO), Chan; Daniel C. F. (Denver, CO), Gera; Lajos (Denver, CO), Bunn, Jr.; Paul A. (Evergreen, CO)
Title: Anti-cancer compounds
Patent Number: 7,858,349

Inventors: Stiens; Johan (Bonheiden, BE), Vandermeiren; Werner (Vilvoorde, BE), Shkerdin; Gennady (Moscow, RU), Vounckx; Roger (Court St Etienne, BE)
Title: Evanescent wave absorption based devices
Patent Number: 8,921,794

Inventors: Stockinger; Christian (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Measuring device and method for reducing measuring errors
Patent Number: 7,159,476

Inventors: Stokes; Kristoffer K. (Jamaica Plain, MA), Berg; Michael C. (Somerville, MA), Soane; David S. (Chestnut Hill, MA), Petersen; Kevin T. (Cheshire, CT), Dise; John H. (Kirkland, WA), Thakrar; Atul C. (Minneapolis, MN), Casado Portilla; Rosa (Peabody, MA)
Title: Low interfacial tension surfactants for petroleum applications
Patent Number: 8,920,656

Inventors: Stolpe; Thomas (Eckental, DE), Kellermann; Helmut (Langenzenn, DE), Ihle; Olai (Eckental, DE), Walter; Gerhard (Furth, DE), Weiske; Klaus (Nurnberg, DE)
Title: Electronically commutated DC motor for a liquid pump
Patent Number: 8,920,143

Inventors: Stone; Gary D. (Abilene, TX), Horner; Tom D. (Mineral Wells, TX)
Title: Fishing rig
Patent Number: 7,861,456

Inventors: Stone; Peter (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Failsafe system for raising and lowering at least one object
Patent Number: 8,918,966

Inventors: Stossel; Thomas P. (Belmont, MA), Hartwig; John H. (Jamaica Plain, MA), Hoffmeister; Karin M. (Cambridge, MA), Clausen; Henrik (Holte, DK)
Title: Methods for prolonging survival of platelets using UDP-galactose
Patent Number: 7,858,295

Inventors: Strietzel; Jonathan (Long Beach, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for selectively providing messages in telecommunications systems
Patent Number: 7,860,225

Inventors: Strumolo; Gary S. (Beverly Hills, MI), Elmessiri; Hanaan (Inkster, MI), DiMeo; David M. (Windsor, CA), Miller; Ronald H. (Saline, MI), Shaffer; Aric David (Ypsilanti, MI)
Title: Blind-spot warning system for an automotive vehicle
Patent Number: 7,161,472

Inventors: Strumpf; David M. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Systems and methods of data transmission and management
Patent Number: 8,923,339

Inventors: Stuebing; Hagen (Buedingen, DE), Huss; Sorin Alexander (Heidelberg, DE)
Title: Transmitting device, receiving device, communication system, and method for operating a transmitting device and a receiving device
Patent Number: 8,923,758

Inventors: Su; Hao-Kuen (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Simplified method and related device for authentication of DVD system
Patent Number: 7,162,143

Inventors: Su; Yuan-Hung (Hsinchu, TW), Tseng; Chien-Hsiung (Hsinchu, TW), Kang; Yi-Hao (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Fixed-focus lens
Patent Number: 7,859,770

Inventors: Su; Yung-Chun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 8,922,995

Inventors: Suaste; Hector Alejandro (North Vancouver, CA)
Title: Bench platform with multiple functions
Patent Number: 7,857,740

Inventors: Suda; David I. (Warrington, PA), Lembo; Michael J. (Souderton, PA)
Title: Reinforced fibrous insulation product and method of reinforcing same
Patent Number: 7,857,923

Inventors: Sudo; Hiroaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: OFDM-CDMA communication terminal apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,161,895

Inventors: Sudo; Takashi (Fuchu, JP), Isaka; Takehiko (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Echo suppressor
Patent Number: 7,860,235

Inventors: Sudou; Junichi (Hitachinaka, JP), Hayama; Yoshimasa (Hitachinaka, JP), Enya; Toshihiro (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Cutting apparatus
Patent Number: 8,919,235

Inventors: Suehiro; Yoshinobu (Nishikasugai-gun, JP), Kato; Hideaki (Nishikasugai-gun, JP), Hadame; Kunihiro (Nishikasugai-gun, JP)
Title: Light emitting diode and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,161,187

Inventors: Suga; Mikiko (Kawasaki, JP), Asakura; Yoko (Kawasaki, JP), Mori; Yukiko (Kawasaki, JP), Ito; Hisao (Kawasaki, JP), Kurahashi; Osamu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Arginine repressor deficient strain of coryneform bacterium and method for producing L-arginine
Patent Number: 7,160,705

Inventors: Suga; Toshihiro (Obu, JP), Yamada; Yasuji (Matsue, JP), Maeda; Toshihiko (Kawasaki, JP), Kim; Seok Beom (Okayama, JP), Kurosaki; Haruhiko (Nagoya, JP), Yamada; Yutaka (Nagoya, JP), Hirabayashi; Izumi (Tokyo, JP), Iijima; Yasuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Tomonori (Nagoya, JP), Yoshino; Hisashi (Tokyo, JP), Muranaka; Koji (Amagasaki, JP)
Title: Method of preparing oxide crystal film/substrate composite and solution for use therein
Patent Number: 7,160,820

Inventors: Sugahara; Yoshinori (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Data processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,161,692

Inventors: Sugano; Yasuharu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer program
Patent Number: 8,924,717

Inventors: Sugden; David J. (Horicon, WI), Seitter; Eric J. (Derby, CT), Mugan; Matthew (West Bend, WI)
Title: Adjustable pump control linkage for pump driven vehicle
Patent Number: 7,857,089

Inventors: Sugioka; Hideyuki (Ebina, JP)
Title: Pump
Patent Number: 8,920,621

Inventors: Sugiyama; Mitsugu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method, system and software program for correcting positional color misalignment
Patent Number: 7,162,171

Inventors: Sugiyama; Takeshi (Aichi, JP), Wada; Hiroyuki (Aichi, JP), Zaima; Takefumi (Tokyo, JP), Owaki; Masanao (Tokyo, JP), Yamashita; Yasuhiro (Nagano-shi, Nagano 380-0882, JP)
Title: Microphone array sound source location system with imaging overlay
Patent Number: 7,162,043

Inventors: Suh; Jeongdae (Daejeon, KR), Chung; Myungae (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Method of manufacturing magnetic field detector
Patent Number: 7,858,400

Inventors: Sukegawa; Takae (Kawasaki, JP), Nakamura; Ryou (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device manufacturing method, wafer, and wafer manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,859,088

Inventors: Sulaiman; Brian (Morley, Leeds, GB), Souleyman; Abdul Karem (Mapplewell, Barnsley, GB)
Title: Milling system
Patent Number: 7,857,247

Inventors: Sullivan; Michael J. (Chicopee, MA), Kennedy; Thomas J. (Wilbraham, MA), Nealon; John L. (Springfield, MA), Shannon; Kevin J. (Longmeadow, MA)
Title: Golf ball with soft core
Patent Number: 7,160,211

Inventors: Sullivan; Paul (Humble, TX), Munoz; Rafael (Houston, TX)
Title: Reactive fasteners
Patent Number: 7,857,566

Inventors: Sumitani; Norihiko (Osaka, JP), Sumita; Masaya (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,161,859

Inventors: Sumitani; Takeshi (Kyoto, JP), Sawada; Akinobu (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Light emitter driving device and lighting appliance therewith
Patent Number: 8,922,135

Inventors: Sumitomo; Hironori (Moriguchi, JP)
Title: Image processing system, image processing method, and program
Patent Number: 8,923,639

Inventors: Sumiya; Toshifumi (Nukata-gun, JP)
Title: Ophthalmic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,160,288

Inventors: Summers; Link E. (Taos, NM), Hawkins; Orwill (Tupelo, MS)
Title: Drain panels and blocks
Patent Number: 7,857,547

Inventors: Sun; Shang-Pin (Tai-Nan, TW)
Title: Optical disc identification method
Patent Number: 7,161,886

Inventors: Sun; Weizhong (Fremont, CA), Sudo; Tsurugi (San Jose, CA), Chai; Jing (Fremont, CA)
Title: Cleaving edge-emitting lasers from a wafer cell
Patent Number: 7,858,493

Inventors: Sun; Yu-Hung (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Auxiliary focusing system and focusing method
Patent Number: 8,922,701

Inventors: Sundararajan; Meena (Austin, TX)
Title: Transferring selected open browser tabs from a host computer to a client computer
Patent Number: 7,860,956

Inventors: Sundstrom; Mikael (Lulea, SE)
Title: Method for managing multi-layered data structures in a pipelined memory architecture
Patent Number: 8,924,623

Inventors: Sung; Ho-Sang (Daejeon, KR), Hwang; Dae-Hwan (Daejeon, KR), Youn; Dae-Hee (Seoul, KR), Kang; Hong-Goo (Seoul, KR), Park; Young-Cheol (Wonjoo, KR), Lee; Ki-Seung (Seoul, KR), Jung; Sung-Kyo (Seoul, KR), Kim; Kyung-Tae (Seoul, KR)
Title: Transmitter and receiver for speech coding and decoding by using additional bit allocation method
Patent Number: 7,860,711

Inventors: Sung; Hsing-Wen (HsinChu, TW), Chen; Mei-Chin (Taipei County, TW), Lin; Yu-Hsin (Kaohsiung, TW), Liang; Hsiang-Fa (Hsinchu, TW), Tu; Hosheng (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Nanoparticles for protein drug delivery
Patent Number: 7,858,596

Inventors: Sunohara; Masahiro (Nagano, JP), Oi; Kiyoshi (Nagano, JP)
Title: Wiring board and method of manufacturing the same, and electronic component device using the wiring board and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,859,121

Inventors: Suominen; Hannu L. (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for oxidizing organic matter
Patent Number: 7,160,713

Inventors: Sussman; Bernard (Washington, DC)
Title: Injection of collagenase in the treatment of herniated meniscus
Patent Number: 8,920,792

Inventors: Suzawa; Hideomi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Display device having a pixel electrode through a second interlayer contact hole in a wider first contact hole formed over an active region of display switch
Patent Number: 7,161,178

Inventors: Suzuki; Hiroyuki (Nishio, JP)
Title: Transmission and vehicle having transversely mounted transmission and engine arranged in axial direction thereof
Patent Number: 7,857,091

Inventors: Suzuki; Isao (Mishima, JP), Eto; Yoshiro (Tagata-gun, JP), Shimosato; Masashi (Izunokuni, JP), Ikeda; Takahisa (Mishima, JP), Shimizu; Megumi (Mishima, JP), Koyata; Minoru (Mishima, JP), Nishida; Hideaki (Izunokuni, JP), Kukuchi; Takashi (Numazu, JP)
Title: Ink-jet head and head unit
Patent Number: 7,857,423

Inventors: Suzuki; Kanako (Hitachi, JP), Kato; Yoshihisa (Hitachi, JP), Shiina; Noribumi (Hitachi, JP), Ohsono; Kazumasa (Hitachi, JP), Nisio; Tomoyuki (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Optical connector
Patent Number: 7,857,525

Inventors: Suzuki; Masahito (Tokyo, JP), Okomori; Koji (Tokyo, JP), Yamaguchi; Masato (Tokyo, JP), Morii; Hirokazu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Coated paper for printing
Patent Number: 7,160,419

Inventors: Suzuki; Mio (Niiza, JP), Iwabuchi; Akio (Niiza, JP)
Title: Normally-off field-effect semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,859,019

Inventors: Suzuki; Ryota (Tokyo, JP), Usui; Yuuma (Kanagawa, JP), Tsukamoto; Takeo (Kanagawa, JP), Sakuma; Hideomi (Kanagawa, JP), Hasegawa; Aino (Kanagawa, JP), Seo; Manabu (Kanagawa, JP), Orito; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and recording liquid
Patent Number: 8,919,946

Inventors: Suzuki; Shunichi (Kawasaki, JP), Imabayashi; Yuki (Kawasaki, JP), Watanabe; Kunihiko (Kawasaki, JP), Kawasaki; Hisashi (Yokohana, JP), Nakamatsu; Tsuyoshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: N-acetyl-(R,S)-beta-amino acid acylase gene
Patent Number: 7,858,348

Inventors: Suzuki; Tetsuro (Fuji, JP), Nagai; Kazukiyo (Numazu, JP), Tamoto; Nozomu (Numazu, JP), Kurimoto; Eiji (Numazu, JP), Kami; Hidetoshi (Numazu, JP)
Title: Electrophotographic photoreceptor, and image forming method, image forming apparatus, and image forming apparatus processing unit using same
Patent Number: 7,160,658

Inventors: Svarcas; Rimas (Sunnyvale, CA), Manley; Stephen L. (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: System and method for fault-tolerant synchronization of replica updates for fixed persistent consistency point image consumption
Patent Number: 7,162,662

Inventors: Svenson; Richard (Northville, MI)
Title: Decorative covering for an interior trim component
Patent Number: 7,159,914

Inventors: Svihla; Daniel James (Portland, OR)
Title: Heavy duty vehicle multi hitch and alignment system
Patent Number: 8,919,804

Inventors: Sydor; John (Ottawa, CA), Roberts; David (Ashton, CA), Doray; Bernard (Ottawa, CA), Palaninathan; Siva (Kanata, CA), Brett; Wayne (Kanata, CA), Bennai; Mustapha (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Cognitive WiFi radio network
Patent Number: 8,923,225

Inventors: Tadepalli; Venu Madhav (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Systems and methods for locating faults in a power system
Patent Number: 8,922,652

Inventors: Taguchi; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Taguchi; Akiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Low back pain treatment tool
Patent Number: 8,920,467

Inventors: Taguchi; Yukihiko (Isesaki, JP)
Title: Variable displacement compressor
Patent Number: 7,857,601

Inventors: Tai; Elizabeth (Cupertino, CA), Stocssel; Matthias (Mannheim, DE)
Title: Structure-defining materials for OLEDs
Patent Number: 7,160,633

Inventors: Tai; Hsueh-Lee (Keelung, TW)
Title: Apparatus for fastening and carrying bottles
Patent Number: 8,919,588

Inventors: Tai; Hung-Chi (Jhonghe, TW), Hung; Yung-Chih (Jhonghe, TW)
Title: Electrical connector and electrical connector assembly having heat-radiating structure
Patent Number: 7,857,656

Inventors: Tajima; Yoshiharu (Kawasaki, JP), Obuchi; Kazuhisa (Kawasaki, JP), Tanaka; Yoshinori (Kawasaki, JP), Kawasaki; Yoshihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Ohta; Yoshiaki (Kawasaki, JP), Shimizu; Masatsugu (Kawasaki, JP), Sugiyama; Katsumasa (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Radio communication system
Patent Number: 8,923,751

Inventors: Takada; Masatoshi (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Hayashi; Yoshiharu (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Kojima; Yoshitaka (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for determining date of gas turbine washing
Patent Number: 7,162,354

Inventors: Takahashi; Hiroyuki (Funabashi, JP), Iura; Takayuki (Mobara, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 7,161,572

Inventors: Takahashi; Jun (Miyagi-ken, JP), Nakahara; Ichiro (Miyagi-ken, JP), Asada; Tetsuya (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Nagano; Teppei (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Vehicle-mounted device communication controller
Patent Number: 7,161,467

Inventors: Takahashi; Kazuo (Gunma, JP), Uchida; Yoichi (Tochigi, JP), Usui; Hiroaki (Gunma, JP)
Title: Air filtering apparatus
Patent Number: 7,857,897

Inventors: Takahashi; Kensuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 7,859,059

Inventors: Takahashi; Michiko (Yokohama, JP), Yoshida; Tadayuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Device, method, and computer program product for outputting storage location of verification-target character string
Patent Number: 7,860,846

Inventors: Takahashi; Nobuyuki (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Vacuum chamber assembly
Patent Number: 7,160,393

Inventors: Takahashi; Tatsuyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image stabilizer, lens barrel and imager apparatus
Patent Number: 7,860,384

Inventors: Takahashi; Tetsuro (Nirasaki, JP)
Title: Plasma surface treatment method, quartz member, plasma processing apparatus and plasma processing method
Patent Number: 7,857,984

Inventors: Takahashi; Tomoaki (Nagano, JP), Watanabe; Minoru (Nagano, JP), Furuhata; Atsushi (Nagano, JP)
Title: Method of producing an elastic plate for an ink jet recording head
Patent Number: 7,159,315

Inventors: Takahasi; Toshitaka (Osaka, JP), Okada; Kenichi (Osaka, JP), Makihata; Yousuke (Osaka, JP), Inui; Kuniaki (Osaka, JP), Shimokuri; Taiki (Osaka, JP), Okada; Mika (Osaka, JP), Murayama; Namiko (Osaka, JP)
Title: Aqueous dispersion adhesive composition and adhesive film
Patent Number: 7,858,709

Inventors: Takakura; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP), Miyagi; Shiro (Tokyo, JP), Kobayashi; Kou (Tokyo, JP), Morimoto; Tetsuo (Kanagawa, JP), Imai; Kenichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Katsuhiko (Saitama, JP), Uchida; Koichi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Information processing system, content output apparatus, and method and program of controlling an information processing apparatus by a content output apparatus
Patent Number: 7,860,821

Inventors: Takamatsu; Shuji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Light source device, method of assembling light source device, optical scanning device, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,922,859

Inventors: Takano; Tamae (Atsugi, JP), Yamazaki; Shunpei (Setagaya, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,858,474

Inventors: Takase; Hideaki (Tokyo, JP), Tamaki; Kentarou (Tokyo, JP), Huangfu; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Utaka; Tomohiro (Tokyo, JP), Eriyama; Yuuichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Radiation-curable composition, optical waveguide and method for formation thereof
Patent Number: 7,162,131

Inventors: Takase; Hiromitsu (Utsunomiya, JP), Tanaka; Ichiro (Utsunomiya, JP), Miyake; Akira (Nasukarasuyama, JP)
Title: In situ cleaning device for lithographic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,921,807

Inventors: Takashima; Tetsuya (Nishinomiya, JP), Kashiwa; Takuo (Nishinomiya, JP)
Title: Radar apparatus and method of detecting target object
Patent Number: 8,922,423

Inventors: Takashima; Yoshikazu (Tokyo, JP), Terada; Mitsutoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information-recording apparatus, information-recording method, program storage medium and program
Patent Number: 7,859,958

Inventors: Takatori; Masahiro (Toyonaka, JP), Wada; Hirofumi (Toyonaka, JP), Kataoka; Mitsuteru (Katano, JP)
Title: Television receiver and system including the same
Patent Number: 7,861,264

Inventors: Takaya; Yoshihiro (Okayama, JP), Hada; Masatoshi (Nagoya, JP), Saitoh; Katsuo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Oil level gauge guide structure
Patent Number: 7,159,330

Inventors: Take; Nobuyuki (Higashiosaka, JP), Matsui; Tsuneo (Sanjo, JP)
Title: Resin molded article and display device
Patent Number: 8,920,907

Inventors: Takeda; Hiromasa (Tokyo, JP), Fujisawa; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor chip and semiconductor device including the same
Patent Number: 8,922,053

Inventors: Takenaka; Kazuaki (Tokyo, JP), Ohta; Takahiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Entry/exit control system and method using shared codes combined with user personal information
Patent Number: 8,922,336

Inventors: Takenaka; Tsutomu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Microwave transmission line having dielectric film layers providing negative space charge effects
Patent Number: 7,161,450

Inventors: Takeuchi; Atsushi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Internal power-supply circuit
Patent Number: 7,859,322

Inventors: Takeuchi; Kiyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Katsuhiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Fin-type field effect transistor and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,859,065

Inventors: Takiba; Akira (Kanagawa, JP), Fujii; Toru (Kanagawa, JP), Shigehiro; Tetsuyo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Signal-level converter
Patent Number: 7,161,386

Inventors: Takiue; Kotaro (Ehime, JP), Makino; Shoji (Ehime, JP)
Title: Wholly aromatic polyamide fibers excellent in processability and adhesiveness
Patent Number: 7,858,182

Inventors: Tamagawa; Kiyomi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Color conversion definition correcting method, color conversion definition correcting apparatus, and color conversion definition correcting program storage medium
Patent Number: 7,162,079

Inventors: Tamagawa; Shigehisa (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Image recording material, support for the image recording material and process of manufacturing the support
Patent Number: 7,160,602

Inventors: Tamamura; Hideo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image-pickup apparatus outputting signals for finder display and signals for focal-point detection, control method applied to the apparatus, and computer readable medium having encoded thereon a program implementing a method using the apparatus
Patent Number: 7,161,628

Inventors: Tampke; Michael S. (Leawood, KS)
Title: Monitoring and alarming system and method
Patent Number: 7,859,403

Inventors: Tamura; Koichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Base station, mobile station, and mapping method of subcarriers
Patent Number: 8,923,214

Inventors: Tamura; Yuki (Kawasaki, JP), Nakashima; Yoshiyasu (Kawasaki, JP), Shiotsu; Shinichi (Kawasaki, JP), Shiba; Akira (Kawasaki, JP), Yokota; Koichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information equipment
Patent Number: 7,859,841

Inventors: Tan; Seng (Beavercreek, OH)
Title: Nanocomposite and molecular-composite polymer foams and method for their production
Patent Number: 7,160,929

Inventors: Tanabe; Ken (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Imaging device and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,922,702

Inventors: Tanada; Toru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Redundant ethernet transmission line system
Patent Number: 7,161,900

Inventors: Tanaka; Hideki (Kawasaki, JP), Shiotsu; Shinichi (Kawasaki, JP), Yokota; Koichi (Kawasaki, JP), Yamada; Isamu (Kawasaki, JP), Sugano; Hiroyasu (Kawasaki, JP), Itasaki; Akira (Kawasaki, JP), Yamashita; Daisuke (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing device and control method for switching between processing units running operating systems to be associated with a user interface
Patent Number: 8,924,979

Inventors: Tanaka; Koichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,160,765

Inventors: Tang; Min-Tsung (Taoyuan Hsien, TW), Liu; Su-Fen (Taoyuan Hsien, TW)
Title: Wireless sensing device and wireless network sensing system
Patent Number: 7,859,405

Inventors: Tang; Pao-Yun (Taoyuan County, TW), Ho; Shu-Lin (Taoyuan County, TW), Yang; Kei-Hsiung (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: TFT-Pin array substrate and assembly structure for flat-panel X-ray detector
Patent Number: 8,921,856

Inventors: Tangirala; Venkateswara Prasad (Union City, CA)
Title: Computer knowledge representation format, system, methods, and applications
Patent Number: 7,860,815

Inventors: Tanimoto; Koichi (Osaka, JP), Oi; Mariko (Osaka, JP), Tsuboi; Yasunori (Osaka, JP), Moritani; Yasunori (Osaka, JP)
Title: Pyrazolo[1,5-a] pyrimidine compounds as CB1 receptor antagonist
Patent Number: 8,921,380

Inventors: Tanimoto; Toshio (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Laminate damping base material, and damping structure with stack of this base material
Patent Number: 7,160,607

Inventors: Taranenko; Nelli I. (Columbia, MD), Oktem; Berk (Columbia, MD), Sundaram; Appavu K. (Montgomery Village, MD), Doroshenko; Vladimir M. (Ellicott City, MD)
Title: Method and apparatus for processing of biological samples for mass spectrometry analysis
Patent Number: 7,858,392

Inventors: Tarng; Min Ming (San Jose, CA), Lin; Mei Jech (San Jose, CA), Tarng; Eric Yu-Shiao (San Jose, CA), Tarng; Alfred Yu-Chi (San Jose, CA), Tarng; Angela Yu-Shiu (San Jose, CA), Tarng; Jwu-Ing (San Jose, CA), Tarng; Huang-Chang (San Jose, CA), Nieh; Shun-Yu (San Jose, CA)
Title: GolfDiscney: GolfDiscney World, the Triple Star GolfDiscney World and SanXing GolfDiscney World for Triple-Star Golf, SanXing Golf of GolfRing, GolfDisc, GolfBall and Golfrisbee, RingBall Golf
Patent Number: 7,857,718

Inventors: Tashjian; Richard (Oradell, NJ)
Title: Cellular shield case with twistable cover
Patent Number: 8,919,549

Inventors: Tatraux-Paro; Jean-Michel (Clermont-Ferrand, FR), Gauthier; Patrice (Chappes, FR)
Title: Method of unseating a tire
Patent Number: 7,159,454

Inventors: Tatum; Jimmy A. (Plano, TX), Guenter; James K. (Garland, TX)
Title: Laser drivers for closed path optical cables
Patent Number: 7,860,398

Inventors: Tau; Michael Scott (Charlotte, NC), Manga; Iosif (Irvine, CA), Smith, Jr.; Billy Ray (Monroe, NC)
Title: Universal toilet tank lever
Patent Number: 7,861,330

Inventors: Tay; Hiok Nam (Singapore, SG)
Title: Auto-focus image system
Patent Number: 8,923,645

Inventors: Taylor; David Walker (Athens, GA)
Title: Process for improved combustion of fuel solids
Patent Number: 8,920,639

Inventors: Taylor; Grahame N. (Jersey Village, TX)
Title: Method for the dissolution of amorphous dithiazine
Patent Number: 8,920,568

Inventors: Tei; Koryo (Tokyo, JP), Kawanishi; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Yano; Kazuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Sensor device and a signal amplification device of a small detection signal provided by the sensor
Patent Number: 7,161,419

Inventors: Tekumalla; Ramesh C. (Breinigsville, PA), Krishnamoorthy; Prakash (Bethlehem, PA)
Title: At-speed scan testing of interface functional logic of an embedded memory or other circuit core
Patent Number: 8,924,801

Inventors: Tener; Gene D. (Oviedo, FL), Goodnough; Mark (Santa Ynez, CA), Puchaty; David J. (Orlando, FL)
Title: FPA combining SAL and imaging
Patent Number: 7,858,939

Inventors: Tenorio; Manoel (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Protecting content from unauthorized reproduction
Patent Number: 7,162,453

Inventors: Terada; Masao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Folding-type shelf holder
Patent Number: 8,919,715

Inventors: Teramura; Yuichi (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Optical probe and optical tomography system
Patent Number: 7,857,758

Inventors: Terao; Masakazu (Kanagawa, JP), Kobayashi; Shinya (Kanagawa, JP), Kasai; Tadashi (Kanagawa, JP), Sonohara; Yoshihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Sakurai; Yoichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and image forming program
Patent Number: 8,923,713

Inventors: Terashima; Yoshito (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus, control method of imaging apparatus, and computer program
Patent Number: 7,860,386

Inventors: Terrien; Richard J. (Madison, WI), Walker; David T. (Streator, IL)
Title: Manually controlled skimming of industrial oil contaminants
Patent Number: 7,160,473

Inventors: Terry, III; Theophilus B. (Hodgenville, KY)
Title: System and method for treating wastewater using coir filter
Patent Number: 7,160,460

Inventors: Teys; Bradley Donald (Caloundra, AU)
Title: Dispensing container
Patent Number: 8,919,594

Inventors: Thangaraj; Appadurai (Colonia, NJ), Speronello; Barry K. (Montgomery Township, NJ), Wildman; Timothy D. (Monmouth Junction, NJ)
Title: Method and device for the production of an aqueous solution containing chlorine dioxide
Patent Number: 7,160,484

Inventors: Theobald; Stefan (Senden, DE), Heinrich; Manfred (Bellenberg, DE), Ritter; Petra (Voehringen, DE)
Title: Objectification of surface test methods through image processing
Patent Number: 7,162,069

Inventors: Theocharous; Georgios N. (San Jose, CA), Shah; Nilesh N. (Rancho Cordova, CA), Sengupta; Uttam K. (Portland, OR), Schilit; William N. (Menlo Park, CA), Silvester; Kelan C. (Forest Grove, OR), Dunstan; Robert A. (Portland, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for user-activity-based dynamic power management and policy creation for mobile platforms
Patent Number: 7,861,099

Inventors: Thiele; Sven (Halle, DE), Rulhoff; Sascha (Halle, DE), Knoll; Susanne (Leipzig, DE)
Title: Modified polymer compositions
Patent Number: 8,921,502

Inventors: Thies; Andreas (Berlin, DE)
Title: Memory device with multiple capacitor types
Patent Number: 7,859,890

Inventors: Thill; Jean-Claude (Fontenay Aux Roses, FR), Fachau; Laurent (Clichy, FR)
Title: Distributed synchronization method and system
Patent Number: 7,860,040

Inventors: Thomas; John S. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Kit for forming an arch or arch section
Patent Number: 7,159,371

Inventors: Thomas; Scott David (Novi, MI)
Title: Vehicle air bag module retention system
Patent Number: 7,159,898

Inventors: Thomason; Scott (Macedonia, OH), Mastandrea; Nicholas J. (Chardon, OH)
Title: Container for system for spray coating human subject
Patent Number: 8,920,391

Inventors: Thoreson; Torsten (Ytterby, SE), Gruia; Marian (Partille, SE)
Title: Joint arrangement for a gear shift mechanism
Patent Number: 7,159,486

Inventors: Thorne; Steve (Oakland, CA)
Title: Speed-monitoring radar-activated brake light
Patent Number: 7,162,369

Inventors: Thorup; Mikkel (Florence, MA)
Title: System and method for analyzing data traffic
Patent Number: 7,861,004

Inventors: Thorwart; Werner (Hochheim, DE), Schwab; Wilfried (Wiesbaden, DE), Schudok; Manfred (Eppstein/Ts., DE), Haase; Burkhard (Hofheim, DE)
Title: Sulfonylaminocarboxylic acids
Patent Number: 7,160,903

Inventors: Tiebel; Peter (Bad Abbach, DE), Eckert; Laura (Zeitlarn, DE), Schuesslburner; Helmut (Straubing, DE)
Title: System and method for loading and/or unloading trays
Patent Number: 8,919,535

Inventors: Tiedemann, Jr.; Edward G. (Concord, MA), Wei; Yongbin (San Diego, CA), Gaal; Peter (San Diego, CA), Ho; Sai Yiu Duncan (San Diego, CA)
Title: Sending transmission format information on dedicated channels
Patent Number: 7,161,971

Inventors: Tieu; John (Fort McMurray, CA), Rumbolt; Gilbert (Fort McMurray, CA), MacNeil; Daniel (Fort McMurray, CA)
Title: Screen cloth for vibrating or stationary screens
Patent Number: 8,919,567

Inventors: Tiirola; Esa (Kempele, FI), Pajukoski; Kari (Oulu, FI)
Title: Apparatus, method, and computer program product providing improved uplink pilot transmission schemes
Patent Number: 7,860,150

Inventors: Tijm; Peter J. (Glenwood Springs, CO), Baksh; Faisal (Manama, BH)
Title: Methods for improving higher alcohol yields from syngas by altering flow regimes within a reactor
Patent Number: 8,921,431

Inventors: Tilly; Christian (Uhldingen-Muhlhofen, DE)
Title: Actuator for viscous clutch with magnetic oil circulation valve
Patent Number: 7,159,702

Inventors: Tin; Siu-Kei (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Constructing basis functions using sensor wavelength dependence
Patent Number: 7,860,304

Inventors: Toback; F. Gary (Chicago, IL), Walsh-Reitz; Margaret M. (River Forest, IL)
Title: Methods for production of growth-promoting proteins and peptides for kidney epithelial cells
Patent Number: 7,160,864

Inventors: Tobben; Robert (Monchengladbach, DE)
Title: Apparatus at a spinning preparation machine in which a clothed, rapidly rotating roller is located opposite at least one component at a spacing
Patent Number: 7,861,381

Inventors: Tobin; Roger L. (Arlington, MA), Drew; James H. (Boxborough, MA), Servi; Leslie D. (Lincoln, MA)
Title: System and method for determining an optimal threshold for increasing telephone line capacity and for evaluating line management policies
Patent Number: 7,162,017

Inventors: Tohzaka; Yuji (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Aoki; Hidetsugu (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Control station and wireless system
Patent Number: 8,923,913

Inventors: Tokita; Toshiaki (Kanagawa, JP), Kubo; Nobuaki (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Naoto (Kanagawa, JP), Sakai; Kohji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,922,863

Inventors: Tokoro; Hisato (Fukaya, JP), Fujii; Shigeo (Kumagaya, JP)
Title: Fine, TiO.sub.2-based titanium oxide-coated metal particles and their production method
Patent Number: 7,858,184

Inventors: Tokumo; Yasuaki (Funabashi, JP), Nomura; Toshio (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Image data display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,859,529

Inventors: Tokunaga; Hajime (Isehara, JP), Kato; Kiyoshi (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Memory device and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,858,972

Inventors: Tokunaga; Koshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method
Patent Number: 7,859,545

Inventors: Tolchinsky; Peter (Beaverton, OR), Shaheen; Mohamad (Portland, OR), Lei; Ryan (Hillsboro, OR), Yablok; Irwin (Portland, OR)
Title: Complete device layer transfer without edge exclusion via direct wafer bonding and constrained bond-strengthening process
Patent Number: 7,161,224

Inventors: Tomic; Ratko V. (Lexington, MA)
Title: Fast, practically optimal entropy coding
Patent Number: 7,161,507

Inventors: Tomita; Nobuyoshi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Information processing device and method, recording medium, and program
Patent Number: 7,860,366

Inventors: Tomomatsu; Yoshiaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Print control program, print control apparatus, and print control method
Patent Number: 7,859,719

Inventors: Ton; Quy That (Baton Rouge, LA)
Title: Basin for pedicure spa apparatus
Patent Number: 8,918,924

Inventors: Tong; Tack (Scarborough, CA), Benayon; Jay W. (Thornhill, CA), Mirlas; Lev (Thornhill, CA), Lafond; Anne Marie (Scarborough, CA), Leung; Humie (North York, CA), Williams; Randolph P. (Markham, CA)
Title: Method, system, and program product for modeling processes
Patent Number: 7,861,215

Inventors: Torardi; Carmine (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Method of making titanium dioxide particles
Patent Number: 7,858,066

Inventors: Tout; John (Worcester, GB)
Title: Armored face conveyor
Patent Number: 8,919,538

Inventors: Tovey; Cameron John (Painted Post, NY)
Title: Motion axis control and method for biosensor scanning
Patent Number: 8,922,858

Inventors: Tovey; Cameron John (Painted Post, NY)
Title: Motion control systems and methods for biosensor scanning
Patent Number: 8,922,860

Inventors: Toyoshima; Shunichi (Ibaraki, JP), Kohra; Masatoshi (Tokyo, JP), Ogawa; Hideo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Customer responding system, computer terminal, customer responding method and recording medium
Patent Number: 7,162,018

Inventors: Trammell; Glenn S. (Fort Smith, AR)
Title: Linear drive motor with improved bearing system
Patent Number: 8,922,068

Inventors: Tripathi; Anoop (Naperville, IL), Grabelsky; David A. (Skokie, IL), Wang; Guanglu (Kildeer, IL)
Title: Method and system for network based call-pickup
Patent Number: 7,860,089

Inventors: Trumler; Harald (Munchen, DE), Pietrzyk; Marco (Munchen, DE), Zimmerman; Werner (Grobenzell, DE), Gerhardt; Nikolaus (Oberroth, DE), Neidenberger; Peter (Olching/Neu-Esting, DE)
Title: Silencer device for a fluid line and heating unit having a silencer device
Patent Number: 8,919,491

Inventors: Trybulski; Mark (Hopatcong, NJ), Ho; Diep (Yuma, AZ), McAbee; Brian (Portland, PA), Hollis; Michael (Flanders, NJ), Carlucci; Donald (Sparta, NJ)
Title: Artillery projectile extractor
Patent Number: 7,861,639

Inventors: Tsai; Fei-Gwo (Tainan, TW)
Title: Method of the adjustable matching map system in lithography
Patent Number: 7,160,654

Inventors: Tsai; Frank (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Enforcing method and arrangement for foldable furniture
Patent Number: 8,919,872

Inventors: Tsai; Peng-Hsi (Taichung, TW), Lou; Tan-Kuei (Taichung, TW)
Title: Hydraulic brake
Patent Number: 7,857,112

Inventors: Tsai; Ting-Shi (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical decoder and multi-functional printer using the same
Patent Number: 8,921,761

Inventors: Tsakiris; Peter (Ocean Township, NJ)
Title: Calf stretcher
Patent Number: 7,857,733

Inventors: Tseng; Chian-Yin (Tainan City, TW)
Title: Rotatable vehicular lamp assembly having a plate spring
Patent Number: 7,857,494

Inventors: Tseng; Kuo-Fong (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical communication device
Patent Number: 8,921,965

Inventors: Tseng; Min-Cheng (Nantou, TW)
Title: Pliers for C-shaped lock rings
Patent Number: 8,919,227

Inventors: Tsuchiya; Mitsuyoshi (Hitachi, JP), Takeuchi; Kazuhiro (Hitachi, JP), Tsukamoto; Hideo (Hitachi, JP), Wakuda; Tsuyoshi (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Superconducting magnet system with quench protection circuit
Patent Number: 7,161,777

Inventors: Tsujii; Hiroto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, method of controlling the same, and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,922,826

Inventors: Tsujimoto; Tokusuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image capturing apparatus and method for out-of-focus determination and correction
Patent Number: 7,860,388

Inventors: Tsujiyama; Junki (Saitama, JP)
Title: Electromagnetic actuator
Patent Number: 7,857,526

Inventors: Tsukamoto; Takeo (Atsugi, JP), Kubota; Ouichi (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Electron beam apparatus and image display apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,859,184

Inventors: Tsukamura; Kiyoshi (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Liquid discharging head, liquid discharging device, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,857,434

Inventors: Tsunoda; Mikihiko (Maebashi, JP)
Title: Electric power steering apparatus
Patent Number: 8,919,489

Inventors: Tsurume; Yoshinobu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Glass antenna for vehicle
Patent Number: 7,859,472

Inventors: Tsuto; Keiichi (Wakayama, JP), Koshikawa; Tetsuya (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Process for producing diesel fuel oil from fat
Patent Number: 7,857,869

Inventors: Tu; Yi-Xin (Shenzhen, CN), Zhou; Hai-Qing (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Test circuit for bipolar junction transistor
Patent Number: 8,922,238

Inventors: Tung; Yeh-Jiun (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Stiction mitigation with integrated mech micro-cantilevers through vertical stress gradient control
Patent Number: 7,859,740

Inventors: Tuttle; John R (Boulder, CO)
Title: Methods and systems of determining physical characteristics associated with objects tagged with RFID tags
Patent Number: 7,859,408

Inventors: Tuttle; John R (Boulder, CO)
Title: Method and system of attaching a RFID tag to an object
Patent Number: 7,859,416

Inventors: Uchida; Naotaka (Toyokawa, JP), Yamamura; Akira (Toyokawa, JP), Sawada; Kenji (Toyokawa, JP)
Title: Control panel support mechanism, control panel assembly, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,923,720

Inventors: Uchida; Takahiro (Susono, JP)
Title: Apparatus for and method of detecting deterioration of catalyst in internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,159,385

Inventors: Uchida; Toshiya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device, semiconductor integrated circuit system using the same, and control method of semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 7,861,043

Inventors: Uchimura; Hiroyuki (Kiryu, JP)
Title: Electric motor and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,859,149

Inventors: Ueda; Maroka (Nganano-ken, JP), Yanagi; Satoru (Nganano-ken, JP)
Title: Image information distributing system
Patent Number: 7,161,695

Inventors: Uehara; Takumi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Lens barrel and imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,857,528

Inventors: Uematsu; Ikuo (Yokohama, JP), Takase; Tomohiro (Sagamihara, JP), Tono; Ichiro (Yokohama, JP), Kasai; Shingo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Optical sensor
Patent Number: 7,860,354

Inventors: Uemura; Masayasu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Transformer core and its manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,859,379

Inventors: Ueno; Kazuto (Tokyo, JP), Minagawa; Hajime (Yokohama, JP), Ooe; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP), Mitamura; Kazuhiro (Chigasaki, JP), Majima; Satoru (Hiratsuka, JP), Haraoka; Takashi (Machida, JP), Yoshitome; Masaaki (Sagamihara, JP), Kanafusa; Hideto (Yokohama, JP), Watari; Tomoaki (Yokohama, JP), Hirota; Tomoyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Preform, hydroforming method, and hydroformed product
Patent Number: 7,861,489

Inventors: Ueno; Takahisa (Kanagawa, JP), Yonemoto; Kazuya (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Ryoji (Kanagawa, JP), Shiono; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging element having image signal overflow path
Patent Number: 8,922,689

Inventors: Ueno; Takuhito (Minato-ku, JP), Kikuchi; Masahiko (Ebina, JP)
Title: Printing system with power saving mode
Patent Number: 7,859,693

Inventors: Ueno; Yuichi (Kanagawa, JP), Takaai; Motoyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Tamaru; Eriko (Yokohama, JP), Abe; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electronic conference control device, electronic conference assistance method, storage medium, and computer data signal
Patent Number: 7,859,483

Inventors: Uesugi; Hirotoshi (Numazu, JP), Yoshida; Akira (Yokohama, JP), Nakamura; Kazushige (Yokohama, JP), Kawahara; Masataka (Mishima, JP)
Title: Electrophotographic apparatus and process cartridge
Patent Number: 7,160,659

Inventors: Ullerich; Karl-Heinz (Rednitzhembach, DE), Brendel; Gerhard (Auerbach, DE)
Title: Method and device for grinding and polishing wooden materials and corresponding wooden parts
Patent Number: 8,920,212

Inventors: Umezaki; Atsushi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 7,859,510

Inventors: Unger; Brian Matthew (Hillsboro, OR), Neubauer; Mark Allen (Milwaukie, OR)
Title: Flashlight including battery type indicator
Patent Number: 8,919,988

Inventors: Uno; Masahiro (Fellbach, DE), Wang; Zhaocheng (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Transmitting device, receiving device and method for establishing a wireless communication link
Patent Number: 7,859,458

Inventors: Uozumi; Harunaga (Kobe, JP), Kinoshita; Kenichi (Kobe, JP)
Title: Evaluation device for control unit, simulator, and evaluation system
Patent Number: 7,162,389

Inventors: Ura; Noritake (Anjo, JP)
Title: Resolver/digital converter
Patent Number: 8,922,145

Inventors: Urbanek; Thomas W. (Calgary, CA)
Title: Proppants and their manufacture
Patent Number: 7,160,844

Inventors: Usui; Jun (Hamamatsu, JP), Kamiya; Taishi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Generating tones by combining sound materials
Patent Number: 8,921,678

Inventors: Utsunomiya; Yuichi (Kawasaki, JP), Ishikawa; Hiroyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Fudaba; Nobukazu (Kawasaki, JP), Hamada; Hajime (Kawasaki, JP), Nagatani; Kazuo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Distortion compensating apparatus and power amplifier apparatus
Patent Number: 7,860,185

Inventors: Uya; Shinji (Kurokawa-gun, JP)
Title: Back irradiating type solid state imaging device
Patent Number: 7,859,027

Inventors: Vaartstra; Brian A. (Nampa, ID), Quick; Timothy A. (Boise, ID)
Title: Systems and methods for forming tantalum oxide layers and tantalum precursor compounds
Patent Number: 7,858,815

Inventors: Vacanti; David C. (Renton, WA)
Title: Navigation system
Patent Number: 7,161,527

Inventors: Vaknin; Oren (Netanya, IL), Rodan; Yoav (D.N. Bikat Beit Hekerem, IL), Silne; Giora (Karmiel, IL)
Title: Kit for motorized closure assembly
Patent Number: 8,919,042

Inventors: Valls Roca; Ramon (Barcelona, ES), Cardona Guell; Pere (Sant Feliu de Llobregat, ES)
Title: Process for production of a bobbin tube for yarn, device for embodiment of such process, bobbin tube obtained and mode of utilization of said bobbin tube
Patent Number: 7,160,236

Inventors: Valmori; Danila (New York, NY), Ayyoub; Maha (New York, NY)
Title: SSX-4 peptides presented by HLA class II molecules
Patent Number: 7,858,743

Inventors: Van Acker; Alain (Orchies, FR), David; Stephane (Lomme, FR)
Title: Compact pot tending module for use in plants for the production of aluminum by electrolysis
Patent Number: 7,857,954

Inventors: Van De Loo; Paul (Norton Summit, AU), Arnold; Aaron Anthony (Fullerton, AU), Dorney; Jarrod Leigh (Warnambool, AU)
Title: Clamping assembly
Patent Number: 7,159,288

Inventors: Van De Mark; Michael R. (Rolla, MO), Jiratumnukul; Nantana (O'Fallon, IL)
Title: Water borne film-forming compositions
Patent Number: 7,160,945

Inventors: Van Duren; Jeroen (Palo Alto, CA), Liang; Haifan (Fremont, CA)
Title: Back-contact for thin film solar cells optimized for light trapping for ultrathin absorbers
Patent Number: 8,921,151

Inventors: Van Epps; Richard A. (Vancouver, WA), Pollock; Ira G. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Differential termination and attenuator network for a measurement probe having an automated common mode termination voltage generator
Patent Number: 7,162,375

Inventors: van Groeningen; Chritianus J. J. E. (Utrecht, NL), Groen; Joanneke Gerrigje (Velp, NL), Begemann; Malcom J. (Velp, NL)
Title: Synchronized atrial anti-tachy pacing system and method
Patent Number: 7,162,300

Inventors: Van Hal; Jaap W. (Fresno, TX), Ledford; John S. (Richmond, TX), Zhang; Xiankuan (Houston, TX)
Title: Process for the preparation of alkylene glycols
Patent Number: 7,161,046

Inventors: Vance; Scott L. (Cary, NC)
Title: Mobile terminals including a built-in radio frequency test interface
Patent Number: 7,161,544

Inventors: Vance; Scott L. (Cary, NC)
Title: Tunable parasitic resonators
Patent Number: 7,162,264

Inventors: Vande Berg; David M. (Sioux Center, IA)
Title: Apparatus and method for mounting an RF tag on a conveyor trolley
Patent Number: 7,159,772

Inventors: Vanhamel; Steven (Herk-de-Stad, BE), Claes; Thomas (Hasselt, BE)
Title: Packaging including a composite web comprising porous layer
Patent Number: 7,160,590

Inventors: VanKouwenberg; David Alan (Avon, NY), Hays; Andrew Wayne (Fairport, NY)
Title: System and method for cooling a roller having multiple heating zones
Patent Number: 7,860,418

Inventors: Vare; Jani (Turku, FI), Virtanen; Kari (Turku, FI), Syrjarinne; Jari (Tampere, FI), Aaltonen; Janne (Turku, FI)
Title: Geographical position extension in messaging for a terminal node
Patent Number: 7,162,253

Inventors: Vasile; Phil (San Jose, CA)
Title: Remote performance monitor in a virtual data center complex
Patent Number: 7,861,244

Inventors: Vaska; Matthias (Palo Alto, CA), Crowe; John E. (Menlo Park, CA), Miller; Gary Henry (Milpitas, CA), Podmore; Jonathan L. (San Francisco, CA), Champsaur; Gerard (Palo Alto, CA), Hoffman; Drew (Los Gatos, CA), Tansey; Casey (San Carlos, CA)
Title: Methods and devices for ablation
Patent Number: 7,857,811

Inventors: Vauchel; Guy Bernard (Harfleur, FR)
Title: Nacelle with a variable nozzle section
Patent Number: 8,919,667

Inventors: Vaudreuil, legal representative; June E. (Dunnellon, FL), Vaudreuil; David N. (Dunnellon, FL), Vaudreuil, deceased; Norman U. (Dunnellon, FL)
Title: Methods and apparatus for flange sealing
Patent Number: 7,159,906

Inventors: Venugopal; Nandagopal (Plano, TX), Newcomer; Thomas P. (Rowlett, TX), Pecorari; Agustin (Buenos Aires, AR)
Title: Network resource consolidation and decommissioning analysis
Patent Number: 8,924,555

Inventors: Vermani; Sameer (San Diego, CA), Sridhara; Vinay (Santa Clara, CA), Abraham; Santosh P. (San Diego, CA), Aggarwal; Alok (Foster City, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for scheduling transmissions in spatial division multiple access network systems
Patent Number: 8,923,215

Inventors: Verwillow; Eric M. (Palo Alto, CA), Frailong; Jean-Marc (Los Altos Hills, CA), Godbole; Avanindra (San Jose, CA)
Title: Fixed latency priority classifier for network data
Patent Number: 8,923,301

Inventors: Vest; William Bradley (San Jose, CA), Liu; Ping-Chen (Fremont, CA), Le; Thien (San Jose, CA)
Title: Power regulator circuitry for programmable logic device memory elements
Patent Number: 7,859,301

Inventors: Videtich; Matt C. (Farmington Hills, MI), Grau; Thomas P. (Rochester Hills, MI), Lee; Richard M. (Bloomfield Village, MI)
Title: Method and system for setting user preference satellite radio music selections in a mobile vehicle
Patent Number: 7,162,215

Inventors: Vinegar; Harold J. (Bellaire, TX), Bass; Ronald Marshall (Houston, TX), Kim; Dong Sub (Sugar Land, TX), Mason; Stanley Leroy (Allen, TX), Stegemeier; George Leo (Houston, TX), Keltner; Thomas Joseph (Spring, TX), Carl, Jr.; Frederick Gordon (Houston, TX)
Title: Subsurface connection methods for subsurface heaters
Patent Number: 7,860,377

Inventors: Vitantonio; Marc L. (South Russell, OH), Kalman; Jeffrey M. (Cleveland Heights, OH)
Title: System and method for storing a product in a thermally stabilized state
Patent Number: 7,159,404

Inventors: Vock; Curtis A. (Nilwot, CO), Darcy; Dennis (Tyngsboro, MA), Flentov; Peter (Carlisle, MA)
Title: Systems and methods for determining drop distance and speed of moving sportsmen involved in board sports
Patent Number: 7,860,666

Inventors: Vock; Curtis A. (Niwot, CO), Darcy; Dennis (Tyngsboro, MA), Flentov; Peter (Carlisle, MA)
Title: Sport performance systems for measuring athletic performance, and associated methods
Patent Number: 7,162,392

Inventors: Vogman; Viktor D. (Olympia, WA)
Title: Dynamic protection circuit
Patent Number: 7,162,656

Inventors: Vold; Gisle (Sandnes, NO)
Title: Spacer sub
Patent Number: 7,159,653

Inventors: Vollmer; Rolf (Gersfeld, DE)
Title: Electric machine with concentrated windings
Patent Number: 7,859,160

Inventors: von Herrmann; Pieter J. (Shaker Heights, OH), Frederick; David (Hinckley, OH)
Title: Radiant gas burner unit
Patent Number: 8,919,336

Inventors: Von Herzen; Brian (Minden, NV), Van Fleet; Steven (Lagrangeville, NY)
Title: Multi-modal fluid condition sensor platform and system therefor
Patent Number: 8,924,166

Inventors: Vonstaudt; Hans Martin (Weilheim, DE)
Title: Partially populated ball grid design to accommodate landing pads close to the die
Patent Number: 7,161,251

Inventors: Vu; Chuong D. (Simi Valley, CA)
Title: Automatic load balancing in switch fabrics
Patent Number: 7,161,901

Inventors: Wachenschwanz; David (Saratoga, CA), Treves; David (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Modulation of sidewalls of servo sectors of a magnetic disk and the resultant disk
Patent Number: 7,161,753

Inventors: Wada; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Yamaguchi; Hiromitsu (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Yoshino; Hitoshi (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Inkjet recording apparatus and method for controlling same
Patent Number: 7,857,412

Inventors: Wade, Jr.; Steven A. (Portland, OR), Sato; Junsei (Chiba, JP)
Title: System and method for managing pre-emption of quality of service (QoS) allocations in a network
Patent Number: 7,859,998

Inventors: Wah; Kok Lye (Setapak, MY), Murugesu; Sivakumar (Selangor, MY), Chuin; Ooi Ping (Perlis, MY), Srivastava; Durgesh (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Supporting un-buffered memory modules on a platform configured for registered memory modules
Patent Number: 7,861,053

Inventors: Wakameda; Hiroshi (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Packet communication system
Patent Number: 7,861,080

Inventors: Wakayama; Hiroaki (Nissin, JP), Fukushima; Yoshiaki (Aichi-gun, JP)
Title: Solid composite material and production method thereof
Patent Number: 7,858,684

Inventors: Walch; Mark A. (Woodbridge, VA)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for extending dynamic handwriting recognition to recognize static handwritten and machine generated text
Patent Number: 7,860,313

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Van Luchene; Andrew S. (Norwalk, CT), O'Shea; Deirdre (New York, NY), Alderucci; Dean (Ridgefield, CT)
Title: Method and apparatus for facilitating the sale of subscriptions to periodicals
Patent Number: 7,162,434

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Van Luchne; Andrew S. (Santa Fe, NM), Fincham; Magdalena M. (Ridgefield, CT), Tedesco; Daniel E. (Huntington, CT)
Title: Purchasing, redemption, and settlement systems and methods wherein a buyer takes possession at a retailer of a product purchased using a communication network
Patent Number: 7,860,753

Inventors: Walker; Jerry (Vallejo, CA), Ravid; Arie (Fremont, CA), Su; Wei (Sunnyvale, CA), Lesea; Ronald A. (Redwood City, CA), Lesea, legal representative; Deanna Y. (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Short arc lamp driver and applications
Patent Number: 7,859,194

Inventors: Wall, III; Henry H. (Houston, TX)
Title: Marker means for determining direction and zoom of a means for viewing
Patent Number: 7,860,640

Inventors: Wallace; Trevor (Huntington Beach, CA), Hand; Kurt D (Crown Point, IN), Kearns; John P (League City, TX)
Title: Methods for inductive heating of workpiece using coiled assemblies
Patent Number: 7,858,908

Inventors: Wallenius; Jukka (Helsinki, FI), Putkiranta; Petteri (Espoo, FI), Uskela; Sami (Helsinki, FI), Koljonen; Pasi (Espoo, FI)
Title: Method for call control in intelligent networks
Patent Number: 7,161,925

Inventors: Wallrafen; Werner (Hofheim, DE)
Title: Sensor for measuring the position of an actuator
Patent Number: 7,859,250

Inventors: Wambeke; Dustin J. (Greenville, SC), Althoff; Nicholas K. (Newton, IA)
Title: Molded reinforced shear web cores
Patent Number: 7,857,595

Inventors: Wan; Jiasheng (Wuhan, CN)
Title: Modular energy meter
Patent Number: 7,859,246

Inventors: Wang; Alan E. (Gibsonia, PA), Olson; Kevin C. (Wexford, PA), Di Stefano; Thomas H. (Monte Sereno, CA)
Title: Method of making a circuit board
Patent Number: 7,159,308

Inventors: Wang; Chang-Yong (Shanghai, CN), Zheng; Jian-Fei (Shanghai, CN), Lu; Fei (Shanghai, CN), Ying; Jian-Ping (Shanghai, CN)
Title: DC chopper and DC chopping method for doubly fed induction generator system
Patent Number: 8,922,173

Inventors: Wang; Dajue (Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP19 9HP, GB)
Title: Intra-urethral catheters
Patent Number: 7,857,807

Inventors: Wang; Daniel (Royland Heights, CA), Hu; Taosheng (Jiangsu, CN), Tao; Bo (Chino, CA), Yue; Bo (Jiangsu, CN), Wei; Congbo (Jiangsu, CN)
Title: Dental mixing device having an auto-aligning tip mixing tip
Patent Number: 8,919,609

Inventors: Wang; Gang (Frederick, MD), Jackson; Bruce (Mukilteo, WA)
Title: Medical image acquisition error detection
Patent Number: 7,860,286

Inventors: Wang; Huaming (Fremont, CA)
Title: Phenol oxidizing enzymes
Patent Number: 7,160,709

Inventors: Wang; Jih-Fu Trevor (Changhua County, TW), Chi; Jim-Yong (Taichung, TW), Chen; Chiu-Ling (Hsinchu County, TW), Chan; I-Min (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Phosphor-based LED apparatus with UV reflector
Patent Number: 7,857,485

Inventors: Ware; Arthur Nelson (Madison, MS), Parsell; Douglas Eric (Ridgeland, MS)
Title: Oscillating exercise device for shoulder and core strengthening
Patent Number: 7,857,737

Inventors: Wark; James M. (Boise, ID), Akram; Salman (Boise, ID)
Title: Method of making an interposer with contact structures
Patent Number: 7,159,311

Inventors: Wark; James M. (Boise, ID), Akram; Salman (Boise, ID)
Title: Projected contact structures for engaging bumped semiconductor devices and methods of making the same
Patent Number: 7,161,250

Inventors: Wason; James Richard (Tuxedo, NY)
Title: Text file interface support in an object oriented application
Patent Number: 8,924,837

Inventors: Watanabe; Haruaki (Sagamihara, JP), Arai; Kouji (Odawara, JP), Nakamura; Katsunori (Odawara, JP), Oeda; Takashi (Sagamihara, JP), Yamamoto; Akira (Sagamihara, JP), Yamagami; Kenji (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Storage system
Patent Number: 7,162,598

Inventors: Watanabe; Katsumi (Tokyo, JP), Iida; Sachio (Chiba, JP), Suzuki; Mitsuhiro (Chiba, JP)
Title: Transmission method, transmitter, reception method, and receiver
Patent Number: 7,162,213

Inventors: Watanabe; Katsuro (Tokyo, JP), Shintani; Taku (Tokyo, JP), Ueda; Kazuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Osugi; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Magnetoresistive head and a manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,859,799

Inventors: Watanabe; Koji (Kawasaki, JP), Takahashi; Yosuke (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Mobile communication system and access gateway having plural user plane AGWS
Patent Number: 8,923,922

Inventors: Watanabe; Kouya (Osaka, JP), Kamada; Takehiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Viterbi decoding apparatus and Viterbi decoding method
Patent Number: 7,861,146

Inventors: Watanabe; Takeo (Hyogo, JP), Kinoshita; Hiroo (Hyogo, JP), Yusa; Shinichi (Hyogo, JP), Yamanaka; Tomotaka (Chiba, JP), Hayakawa; Masamichi (Chiba, JP), Osawa; Yosuke (Chiba, JP), Ogi; Satoshi (Chiba, JP), Komuro; Yoshitaka (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Photosensitive resin, and photosensitive composition
Patent Number: 7,858,287

Inventors: Watanabe; Tomohiro (Yokohama, JP), Mukaide; Taihei (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Glass composition and optical device
Patent Number: 8,921,246

Inventors: Watanabe; Yoshiaki (Kanagawa, JP), Hino; Tomonori (Kanagawa, JP), Okano; Nobukata (Kanagawa, JP), Kuramochi; Hisayoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kikuchi; Yuichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Ohashi; Tatsuo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Light emitting device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,858,418

Inventors: Watanabe; Yoshinori (Tokyo, JP), Rengakuji; Hideyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus with function of rate conversion processing and control method therefor
Patent Number: 7,860,321

Inventors: Waterman; John Karl (Mesa, AZ)
Title: Display driver architecture for a liquid crystal display and method therefore
Patent Number: 7,161,570

Inventors: Watier; Herve (Ballan-Mire, FR), Cartron; Guillaume (Savonnieres, FR), Colombat; Philippe (Larcay, FR)
Title: Methods and compositions to evaluate antibody treatment response
Patent Number: 7,858,300

Inventors: Watt; Jeffrey (Palo Alto, CA), Rahim; Irfan (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method for forming a trigger device for ESD protection circuit
Patent Number: 7,858,469

Inventors: Waumans; Bart (Puurs, BE), Callant; Paul (Edegem, BE)
Title: Colour laser marking of articles and security documents
Patent Number: 8,921,266

Inventors: Weber; Benjamin (Winterberg, DE), Agostini; Bruno (Dietikon, CH), Tepper; Jens (Brilon, DE), Bockholt; Marcos (Paderborn, DE), Schaal; Stephane (Sierentz, FR)
Title: Heat exchanger system for dry-type transformers
Patent Number: 8,922,310

Inventors: Weber; Jan (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Variable stiffness catheter assembly
Patent Number: 8,920,870

Inventors: Weber; Michael F. (Shoreview, MN)
Title: Optical body with fresnel-rendering of complex topographical surface
Patent Number: 8,922,895

Inventors: Wei; Jia (Blacksburg, VA), Xu; Ming (Blacksburg, VA), Lee; Fred C. (Blacksburg, VA)
Title: Adaptive bus voltage positioning for two-stage voltage regulators
Patent Number: 7,161,335

Inventors: Wei; Wilson (Taipei, TW)
Title: Shooting device for air guns and paintball guns
Patent Number: 7,861,701

Inventors: Weiberle; Reinhard (Vaihingen/Enz, DE), Koegel; Udo (Sachsenheim, DE)
Title: Electric, decentralised brake system in a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,857,400

Inventors: Weinrotter; Martin (Stuttgart-Botnang, DE), Herden; Werner (Gerlingen, DE), Woerner; Pascal (Korntal-Munchingen, DE), Raimann; Juergen (Weil der Stadt, DE), Ridderbusch; Heiko (Schwieberdingen, DE)
Title: Laser ignition device
Patent Number: 8,919,313

Inventors: Weismuller; Olaf (Bramsche, DE), Russke; Klaus (Bisendorf, DE)
Title: Convertible vehicle with a roof held at lateral roof linkage parts
Patent Number: 7,857,374

Inventors: Wermeister; Gunther (Meerbusch, DE)
Title: Indexable cutting bit and cutting bit holder
Patent Number: 7,857,555

Inventors: Werner; Carl (Los Gatos, CA), Chau; Pak Shing (San Jose, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for improving resolution of a current mode driver
Patent Number: 7,161,513

Inventors: Werner; Carl W. (Los Gatos, CA), Zerbe; Jared L. (Woodside, CA), Stonecypher; William F. (San Jose, CA), Liaw; Haw-Jyh (Fremont, CA), Chang; Timothy C. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Multilevel signal interface testing with binary test apparatus by emulation of multilevel signals
Patent Number: 7,162,672

Inventors: Westphal; Geoffrey A. (Park Ridge, IL), McHugh; Mike (Grayslake, IL)
Title: System and method for image compression, storage, and retrieval
Patent Number: 7,162,104

Inventors: Wetzel; Gerhard (Korntal-Muenchingen, DE), Sprafke; Peter (Stuttgart, DE), Trescher; Ulrich (Tuebingen, DE)
Title: Controller, in particular for motor vehicle transmissions
Patent Number: 7,859,852

Inventors: Wheat; W. Spencer (Missouri City, TX), Mirkovic; Vesna R. (Pearland, TX), Nguyen; Kevin H. (Missouri City, TX), Krause; Curtis L. (Houston, TX), Stevens; James F. (Katy, TX), Casey; Daniel G. (Kingwood, TX)
Title: Autothermal reforming in a fuel processor utilizing non-pyrophoric shift catalyst
Patent Number: 7,857,875

Inventors: Wheat; William Spencer (Missouri City, TX), Bunk; Kenneth Joseph (Millersville, MD), Worsley; Ralph Stanley (Brentwood Bay, CA)
Title: Methods of using integrated fuel processor apparatus and enclosure
Patent Number: 7,858,245

Inventors: Wheatley; Alan J. (Draper, UT), Anderson; Christopher D. (Draper, UT)
Title: Air freshener and method
Patent Number: 7,159,792

Inventors: White; Bryan R. (Chandler, AZ), Moran; Douglas (Folsom, CA)
Title: Providing a set aside mechanism for posted interrupt transactions
Patent Number: 7,861,024

Inventors: White; Chester (Elmhurst, NY)
Title: Water conservation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,861,327

Inventors: White; Ted R. (Austin, TX), Barr; Alexander L. (Crolles, FR), Jovanovic; Dejan (Austin, TX), Nguyen; Bich-Yen (Austin, TX), Sadaka; Mariam G. (Austin, TX), Thean; Voon-Yew (Austin, TX)
Title: Channel orientation to enhance transistor performance
Patent Number: 7,160,769

Inventors: Whitehurst; Todd K (Frazier Park, CA), Carbunaru; Rafael (Sherman Oaks, CA), McGivern; James P (Stevenson Ranch, CA), Haller; Matthew I (Valley Village, CA), Xiaohai He; Tom (Simi Valley, CA), Bradley; Kerry (Glendale, CA), Kuzma; Janusz A (Parker, CO)
Title: Implantable microstimulators and methods for unidirectional propagation of action potentials
Patent Number: 7,860,570

Inventors: Wichelhaus; Andre (Weinstadt, DE)
Title: Plastic container provided with at least one suction cup
Patent Number: 7,857,158

Inventors: Wickramanayaka; Sunil (Tama, JP), Ishihara; Masahito (Fuchu, JP), Nozaki; Yoshikazu (Palo Alto, CA), Doi; Hiroshi (Chofu, JP)
Title: Device for fixing a gas showerhead or target plate to an electrode in plasma processing systems
Patent Number: 7,159,537

Inventors: Wieck; Andreas (Halstenbek, DE), Storbeck; Reinhard (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Protective material with punched shaped parts
Patent Number: 7,160,594

Inventors: Wiedenbeck; Michael (Potsdam, DE)
Title: Methods and devices for the mass-selective transport of ions
Patent Number: 7,858,931

Inventors: Wigbers; Christof Wilhelm (Mannheim, DE), Brinks; Marion Kristina (Mannheim, DE), Melder; Johann-Peter (Bohl-Iggelheim, DE)
Title: Process for producing carbon fillers having covalently bonded amino groups
Patent Number: 8,921,600

Inventors: Wilborn; Donald (Nokomis, FL), Guzman; Rudy (Coral Springs, FL)
Title: Article of clothing with washable light module
Patent Number: 7,857,477

Inventors: Wilfried; Michel (Riedenburg, DE)
Title: Body-side suspension strut bearing for wheel suspensions
Patent Number: 7,857,335

Inventors: Willemsen; Oscar Hendrikus (Eindhoven, NL), Verbrugh; Stefan Marcus (Eindhoven, NL), Verhoeven; Mark (Deurne, NL), De Haas; Cornelis Gerardus Maria (Eindhoven, NL), Van Baardwijk; Menno (Eindhoven, NL), De Zwart; Siebe Tjerk (Eindhoven, NL), Lenderink; Egbert (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Lighting system, electrode device and light source
Patent Number: 8,922,121

Inventors: Williams; Johnny Ray (Miami Gardens, FL)
Title: Multipurpose gardening tool
Patent Number: 7,861,354

Inventors: Williams; Michael S. (Santa Rosa, CA), Holbrook; Kevin D. (Windsor, CA), Glenn; Richard A. (Santa Rosa, CA), Smith; Jeffrey A. (Santa Rosa, CA), DeSimone; Joseph M. (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Photocurable endoprosthesis methods of manufacture
Patent Number: 7,857,748

Inventors: Wilsher; Michael J. (Letchworth Herts, GB), Blaakman; Andre (Pittsford, NY), Leeming; Kristy (Bedfordshire, GB)
Title: Systems and methods for improving image quality using digital signal processing techniques
Patent Number: 7,860,348

Inventors: Wilson, Jr.; Jack W. (Palm Beach Gardens, FL), Ryznic; John E. (Palm Beach Gardens, FL)
Title: Ceramic regenerator for a gas turbine engine
Patent Number: 7,861,510

Inventors: Wilson; Andrew W. (Fremont, CA)
Title: InfiniBand layer 4 router and methods for implementing same in an InfiniBand based external storage device
Patent Number: 7,860,941

Inventors: Wilson; Sophie (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Conditional branch instruction capable of testing a plurality of indicators in a predicate register
Patent Number: 7,861,071

Inventors: Wimberly; Randal L. (Elizabethtown, IL)
Title: Illumination system and lamp utilizing directionalized LEDs
Patent Number: 8,919,994

Inventors: Winans; John (Glen Ellyn, IL)
Title: Scalable switch device and system
Patent Number: 7,859,137

Inventors: Winger; Lowell L. (Waterloo, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for improved increased bit-depth display from a transform decoder by retaining additional inverse transform bits
Patent Number: 7,860,168

Inventors: Winterer; Martin (Gundelfingen, DE), Mueller; Stefan (Freiburg i.Br., DE), Hilpert; Thomas (Denzlingen, DE)
Title: Audio source selection circuit
Patent Number: 7,162,038

Inventors: Wirth; Allan (Bedford, MA)
Title: Optical instrument employing a wavefront sensor capable of coarse and fine phase measurement capabilities during first and second modes of operation
Patent Number: 7,161,128

Inventors: Wirth; Stefan (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Detector module for an X-ray computer tomograph
Patent Number: 7,161,156

Inventors: Wittwer; Carl T. (Salt Lake City, UT), Rasmussen; Randy P. (Salt Lake City, UT), Lay; Marla (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Monitoring amplification with fret probes
Patent Number: 7,160,998

Inventors: Woldike; Helle Fabricius (Lynge, DK), Schiodt; Christine Bruun (Bronshoj, DK)
Title: Expression of proteins in E.coli
Patent Number: 7,858,747

Inventors: Wolff; Valentin (Avon, FR), Gerard; Bruno (Montigny sur Loing, FR), Bernard; Olivier (Fontainebleau, FR)
Title: Portable equipment and virtual reality method for optimisation of a visual inspection and expert appraisal of a structure particularly in civil engineering
Patent Number: 7,861,216

Inventors: Wong; Robert C. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Yang; Haining S. (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Partially gated FINFET with gate dielectric on only one sidewall
Patent Number: 7,859,044

Inventors: Wright; Allen Buhr (Hope Mills, NC), Cline; L. Steven (Fayetteville, NC)
Title: Height adjustable center tube and guide for a filter cartridge assembly
Patent Number: 7,857,970

Inventors: Wright; Thomas S. (Holly Springs, NC), Smith; Patrick George (Raleigh, NC), Schultze; Marc (Garner, NC)
Title: Devices, systems, and methods for exterior flooring
Patent Number: 8,919,068

Inventors: Wu; Chai Wah (Hopewell Junction, NY), Trager; Barry M. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Stanich; Mikel J. (Longmont, CO), Chandu; Kartheek (Longmont, CO)
Title: Method and system for halftoning using energy minimization
Patent Number: 8,922,802

Inventors: Wu; Fang (San Jose, CA), Shen; Ke (Sunnyvale, CA), Tse; Yi Tong (San Jose, CA), Ramakrishnan; Sangeeta (San Jose, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for transform coefficient filtering
Patent Number: 7,162,097

Inventors: Wu; Huan (Kanata, CA), Simmons; Sean (Waterloo, CA), Kemenczy; Zoltan (Mississauga, CA)
Title: Interference canceling matched filter (ICMF) and related methods
Patent Number: 7,860,201

Inventors: Wu; Shan-Tsung (Taipei, TW), Chen; Kwang-Cheng (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: System and method for synchronizing multiuser signals for OFDM CDMA
Patent Number: 7,161,927

Inventors: Wu; Yan (Foster City, CA), Liang; Wei-Ching (Foster City, CA), Watts; Ryan Jefferson (San Mateo, CA), Durgadas; Anil (San Carlos, CA)
Title: Inhibition of tumor metastasis by anti-neuropilin 2 antibodies
Patent Number: 8,920,805

Inventors: Wu; Yifeng (Vancouver, WA), Kinkley; David (Vancouver, WA), Hudson; Kevin R (Camas, WA)
Title: Generalized color calibration architecture and method
Patent Number: 7,161,719

Inventors: Wu; Yu-Fu (Chiai, TW)
Title: System and method for shared directory management
Patent Number: 7,162,497

Inventors: Wu; Zhen-Cheng (Hsinchu, TW), Chang; Cheng-Hung (Hsinchu, TW), Huang; Yu-Lien (Jhubei, TW), Cheng; Shwang-Ming (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Decreasing metal-silicide oxidation during wafer queue time
Patent Number: 7,160,800

Inventors: Wu; Zhong-Yuan (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Hyoung-rae (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Capacitive sensing device comprising cross-shaped sensing elements
Patent Number: 8,922,501

Inventors: Wyatt; Richard (Woodbridge, GB), Percival; Robert M. (Ipswich, GB), Kashyap; Raman (Ville Saint Laurent, CA)
Title: Optical communications system and method of protecting an optical route
Patent Number: 7,162,161

Inventors: Xu; Jian (Jiangsu Province, Sinopec Jiangdu, 225265, CN)
Title: Retrievable bridge plug
Patent Number: 7,861,773

Inventors: Xu; Xiaodong (Doylestown, PA), Cuconati; Andrea (Oreland, PA), Block; Timothy M. (Doylestown, PA), Xiao; Tong (Edison, NJ)
Title: Inhibitors of secretion of hepatitis B virus antigens
Patent Number: 8,921,381

Inventors: Xue; Ning (Fremont, CA), Lee; Chong H (San Ramon, CA)
Title: Correlating high-speed serial interface data and FIFO status signals in programmable logic devices
Patent Number: 7,162,553

Inventors: Yada; Junya (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Command interpretation using rewritable command registers
Patent Number: 7,859,688

Inventors: Yamada; Akitoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Hirabayashi; Hiromitsu (Kanagawa, JP), Kato; Masao (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Image processing to perform error diffusion with dots formed based color component values and their sum relative to a threshold
Patent Number: 7,859,723

Inventors: Yamada; Mayu (Mitaka, JP), Maebara; Akihiro (Yokohama, JP), Koshino; Masayuki (Fujisawa, JP), Masuda; Masafumi (Yokosuka, JP), Onoe; Seizo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Mobile communication system, extension transmission/reception server, extension transmission/reception controller, base station, radio network controller, mobile station and communication method
Patent Number: 7,860,505

Inventors: Yamada; Shinichiro (Ikeda, JP)
Title: Switching regulator and method of adjusting pulse width
Patent Number: 7,859,239

Inventors: Yamada; Tomohiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Light source apparatus and image pickup apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 8,922,784

Inventors: Yamada; Tomohiro (Yokohama, JP), Handa; Yoichiro (Tokyo, JP), Nishiuma; Satoru (Kawasaki, JP), Kuroda; Ryo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical element, sensor device, manufacturing method of optical element, detection element, target substance measuring device and detection method
Patent Number: 7,859,672

Inventors: Yamada; Toyomichi (Omiya, JP), Tamura; Takahide (Toyonaka, JP)
Title: Multilingual conversation assist system
Patent Number: 7,162,412

Inventors: Yamagami; Kenji (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for backup and recovery system using storage based journaling
Patent Number: 7,162,601

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Data transmission system and data transmitter/receiver for use therein, and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,161,986

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Kohei (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Data processing device, data processing system, and data processing method for identifying data from both licensed and unlicensed devices
Patent Number: 8,922,561

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Masatoshi (Tsukuba, JP), Takahashi; Tooru (Tsukuba, JP), Koibuchi; Sigeru (Tsukuba, JP), Miyadera; Nobuo (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Polymeric optical waveguide film
Patent Number: 7,162,134

Inventors: Yamamoto; Akio (Kobe, JP)
Title: Golf club head
Patent Number: 7,160,205

Inventors: Yamamoto; Akio (Suwa, JP)
Title: Clasp, accessory bracelet, and timepiece
Patent Number: 7,861,383

Inventors: Yamamoto; Kazuhiro (Saitama, JP), Okayasu; Toshiyuki (Saitama, JP)
Title: D-A converter and D-A converting method
Patent Number: 7,859,444

Inventors: Yamamoto; Masatoshi (Kahoku, JP)
Title: Apparatus and medium for associating device with socket
Patent Number: 8,924,746

Inventors: Yamamoto; Toshitsugu (Takatsuki, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method allowing control of edge enhancement effect
Patent Number: 7,161,708

Inventors: Yamamoto; Yasuhito (Nirasaki, JP), Suzuki; Masaru (Nirasaki, JP), Hagihara; Junichi (Nirasaki, JP)
Title: Probe apparatus, probing method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,859,283

Inventors: Yamamoto; Yuki (Yamatokoriyama, JP)
Title: Aqueous glittering color material composition
Patent Number: 7,160,375

Inventors: Yamanaka; Kazuhiko (Osaka, JP), Yoshida; Shinji (Shiga, JP), Takigawa; Shinichi (Osaka, JP), Katayama; Takuma (Kyoto, JP), Nakanishi; Hideyuki (Osaka, JP), Tanaka; Tsuyoshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Light-emitting device
Patent Number: 8,922,118

Inventors: Yamanaka; Satoshi (Osaka, JP), Desaki; Kenjiro (Osaka, JP), Koizumi; Hirofumi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Slide switch
Patent Number: 8,921,723

Inventors: Yamanashi; Tomofumi (Kanagawa, JP), Oshikiri; Masahiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Encoding device and encoding method
Patent Number: 8,924,208

Inventors: Yamasaki; Kazuhiko (Naka-gun, JP), Hayashi; Toshiharu (Naka-gun, JP), Arai; Masahide (Naka-gun, JP), Ogawa; Satoko (Naka-gun, JP), Takata; Yoshiaki (Naka-gun, JP)
Title: Composite film for superstrate solar cell having conductive film and electroconductive reflective film formed by applying composition containing metal nanoparticles and comprising air pores of preset diameter in contact surface
Patent Number: 8,921,688

Inventors: Yamashita; Akiyoshi (Toon, JP)
Title: Device remote monitor/recovery system
Patent Number: 7,861,127

Inventors: Yamashita; Syugo (Kadoma, JP), Murata; Haruhiko (Takatsuki, JP), Iinuma; Toshiya (Kadoma, JP), Nakashima; Mitsuo (Neyagawa, JP), Mori; Takayuki (Shiga, JP)
Title: Device and method for converting two-dimensional video to three-dimensional video
Patent Number: 7,161,614

Inventors: Yamashita; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Gohda; Shohei (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Toner bearing member including surface layer containing crosslink reaction product of fluororesin and/or (meth)acrylate compound, developing device, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,923,735

Inventors: Yamauchi; Hideaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for three-dimensional graphics, and computer product
Patent Number: 7,859,531

Inventors: Yamazaki; Katsuhiko (Tokyo, JP), Ide; Tsutomu (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing magnetic paint, and magnetic recording medium
Patent Number: 7,160,481

Inventors: Yamazaki; Masahito (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus connectable to a portable storage medium, method of controlling the same, and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,922,821

Inventors: Yamazaki; Michihiro (Saitama, JP), Murayama; Shinichi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Data processing apparatus, control method thereof, and image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,861,125

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Atsugi, JP), Mitsuki; Toru (Atsugi, JP), Takano; Tamae (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a semiconductor film with little warp
Patent Number: 7,160,784

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Setagaya, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,858,455

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Setagaya, JP), Kato; Kiyoshi (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Securities, chip mounting product, and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,857,229

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,858,987

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Koyama; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,161,179

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Murakami; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Arai; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Electroluminescence display device having a semiconductor substrate
Patent Number: 7,161,176

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Nakamura; Osamu (Kanagawa, JP), Shoji; Hironobu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing semiconductor device, semiconductor device, and laser irradiation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,160,762

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Yasuko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Display device and electronic device
Patent Number: 7,161,185

Inventors: Yanagi; Masahiro (Shinagawa, JP), Kurashima; Shigemi (Shinagawa, JP), Inoue; Hiroto (Shinagawa, JP), Uchiyama; Takuya (Shinagawa, JP), Akama; Junichi (Shinagawa, JP), Fujii; Noboru (Shinagawa, JP), Arita; Takashi (Shinagawa, JP)
Title: Antenna device
Patent Number: 7,161,547

Inventors: Yanagida; Kenji (Aichi, JP), Tomomori; Sachio (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Tomonori (Tokyo, JP), Okuchi; Tetsuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electronic device having device side terminal portion for contact with battery
Patent Number: 7,859,590

Inventors: Yanagihara; Norihisa (Tokyo, JP), Kihara; Hajime (Funabashi, JP), Yamada; Tsutomu (Hitachinaka, JP), Naemura; Makiko (Tokyo, JP), Seino; Kenji (Chiba, JP)
Title: Multi-component system
Patent Number: 7,861,115

Inventors: Yandrasits; Michael A. (Hastings, MN), Hicks; Michael T. (Bend, OR), Pierpont; Daniel M. (North St. Paul, MN)
Title: Manufacturing of fuel cell membrane electrode assemblies incorporating photocurable cationic crosslinkable resin gasket
Patent Number: 8,921,002

Inventors: Yang; Chuanchuan (Beijing, CN), Wang; Qin (Beijing, CN), Wang; Ziyu (Beijing, CN)
Title: Digital signal processing method and device of fiber-optic gyroscope, and fiber-optic gyroscope
Patent Number: 8,922,779

Inventors: Yang; Clifford K. (Farmington, CT)
Title: Training system for cardiac computed tomography angiography
Patent Number: 8,920,176

Inventors: Yang; Hsiu-Pen (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Vehicle lighting device
Patent Number: 8,920,007

Inventors: Yang; Ming-Shun (Taipei, TW)
Title: Protective cover for motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,159,631

Inventors: Yang; Mingju (Yamatotakada, JP), Nunoi; Tohru (Nara, JP)
Title: Photovoltaic cell and photovoltaic module employing the same
Patent Number: 7,858,873

Inventors: Yang; Seung-Kee (Suwon-shi, KR), Choo; Ahn-Goo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Light receiving element and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,161,221

Inventors: Yang; Soon-bae (Seoul, KR), Park; Sung-min (Hwaseong-si, KR), Kim; Tae-won (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Tae-kyung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Lead-angle control method and device for operating permanent magnet synchronous motor in flux weakening regions
Patent Number: 7,161,325

Inventors: Yang; Xiao Charles (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Batch process and device for forming spacer structures for packaging optical reflection devices
Patent Number: 7,160,791

Inventors: Yang; Xiao-Feng (Brookline, MA), Weber; Georg F. (Chestnut Hill, MA), Cantor; Harvey (Belmont, MA)
Title: BCL-x.gamma., a novel BCL-x isoform, and uses related thereto
Patent Number: 7,160,986

Inventors: Yang; Xinhui (Philip) (North York, CA), Leung; Lewis (Markham, CA)
Title: Coprocessing module for processing ethernet data and method for use therewith
Patent Number: 8,924,504

Inventors: Yano; Koki (Sodegaura, JP), Inoue; Kazuyoshi (Sodegaura, JP), Tanaka; Nobuo (Sodegaura, JP), Kaijo; Akira (Sodegaura, JP), Umeno; Satoshi (Sodegaura, JP)
Title: Sputtering target, transparent conductive film and transparent electrode
Patent Number: 8,920,683

Inventors: Yasui; Motohiro (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Method for producing piezoelectric actuator and method for producing ink-jet head
Patent Number: 7,861,386

Inventors: Yates; Brian Glenn (Holly Springs, NC)
Title: Fluid filtration system including replaceable filter module
Patent Number: 7,160,447

Inventors: Yates; Colin D. (Clackamas, OR), Neville; Christopher L. (Portland, OR), Rueckes; Thomas (Rockport, MA), Konsek; Steven L. (Boston, MA), Meinhold; Mitchell (Arlington, MA), Bertin; Claude L. (Venice, FL)
Title: Method of aligning deposited nanotubes onto an etched feature using a spacer
Patent Number: 7,858,979

Inventors: Yaung; Alan Tsu-I (San Jose, CA), Wu; Yauchen (Jason) (Fremont, CA)
Title: Method and system for providing message publishing on a dynamic page builder on the internet
Patent Number: 7,861,155

Inventors: Yawney; Stacey (Medford, NJ), Yawney; James E. (Medford, NJ)
Title: Mobile, indoor, sit-and-plant gardening station
Patent Number: 7,159,358

Inventors: Yin; Chun-Yi (Taipei Hsien, TW), Huang; Chun-Hsiang (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Imaging module with high resolution and compact size
Patent Number: 7,859,771

Inventors: Yoda; Mitsuhiro (Suwa, JP)
Title: Actuator
Patent Number: 7,161,275

Inventors: Yokokawa; Masatoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method, and program
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Inventors: Yokomori; Kazuhito (Yamanashi-ken, JP), Satoh; Hiroshi (Yamanashi-ken, JP)
Title: Power slide device for vehicle sliding door
Patent Number: 7,159,930

Inventors: Yokoshi; Noriyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for managing state of external apparatus
Patent Number: 7,162,492

Inventors: Yokota; Shuji (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Reactor
Patent Number: 8,922,319

Inventors: Yonemitsu; Tetsumasa (Kanagawa, JP), Harada; Kiyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Imaging block and imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,859,593

Inventors: Yoneya; Akihiko (Aichi, JP)
Title: Voltage-controlled oscillator and quadrature modulator
Patent Number: 7,161,437

Inventors: Yoo; Hyeong-Suk (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Joong-Hyun (Yongin-si, KR), Nam; Seok-Hyun (Seoul, KR), Lim; Jong-Sun (Seoul, KR), Kang; Seock-Hwan (Suwon-si, KR), Byun; Jin-Seob (Seoul, KR)
Title: Backlight assembly and liquid crystal display apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 7,159,999

Inventors: Yoo; Wi-Hyun (Taegu-kwangyokshi, KR), Lee; Seok-Geun (Kumi-shi, KR), Choi; Seung-Chul (Taegu-kwangyokshi, KR)
Title: Method for implementing a navigation key function in a mobile communication terminal based on fingerprint recognition
Patent Number: 7,162,059

Inventors: Yoon; Jeen Mok (Bupyeong-gu, KR)
Title: Wind turbine
Patent Number: 8,922,047

Inventors: Yoon; Seok-Joon (Yongin-si, KR), Maeng; Soo-Youn (Yongin-si, KR), Jeon; Kwang-Sik (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Rechargeable battery
Patent Number: 8,920,964

Inventors: Yoon; Young-Sang (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Chang-Rim (Incheon, KR), Jun; Woo-Gyu (Incheon, KR)
Title: Repeater and method for automatically setting output signal level of repeater
Patent Number: 7,162,201

Inventors: Yoshida; Hiroyasu (Tokyo, JP), Oishi; Kanji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device and operating method thereof
Patent Number: 7,859,933

Inventors: Yoshida; Katsuyuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Overcurrent protection circuit for switching power supply
Patent Number: 7,161,783

Inventors: Yoshida; Kenji (Akishima, JP)
Title: Error correcting apparatus and error correcting method
Patent Number: 7,861,136

Inventors: Yoshida; Masaru (Tsukuba, JP), Koumura; Nagatoshi (Tsukuba, JP), Tamaoki; Nobuyuki (Tsukuba, JP), Kawanami; Hajime (Sendai, JP), Matsumoto; Hajime (Ikeda, JP), Kazaoui; Said (Tsukuba, JP), Minami; Nobutsugu (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Ionic organic compound
Patent Number: 7,858,799

Inventors: Yoshida; Norihiko (Fukui, JP), Suzuki; Yukari (Fukui, JP)
Title: Synthetic leather and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,858,009

Inventors: Yoshida; Takahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Yokomaku; Hiroomi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid ejection head and image forming apparatus including the liquid ejection head
Patent Number: 8,919,932

Inventors: Yoshida; Toshiya (Tokyo, JP), Ohniwa; Katsumi (Tokyo, JP), Ohtsubo; Michio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Photovoltaic power generation controller and power evaluation method in photovoltaic power generation control
Patent Number: 7,859,241

Inventors: Yoshihara; Masatomo (Toyota, JP)
Title: Control apparatus and method for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,159,556

Inventors: Yoshihara; Shusuke (Osaka, JP), Ezaki; Toshiaki (Osaka, JP), Matsumoto; Kazuaki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Thermoplastic resin with high thermal conductivity
Patent Number: 8,921,507

Inventors: Yoshikawa; Hiroshi (Miyota-Machi, JP), Yasuda; Tomoyuki (Miyota-Machi, JP)
Title: Method and device for forming a dynamic pressure-generating groove in a fluid dynamic pressure bearing
Patent Number: 7,160,431

Inventors: Yoshimura; Tetsuo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and fabrication process thereof
Patent Number: 7,161,195

Inventors: Yoshimura; Toshio (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Shitamichi; Akeshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Disc centering device
Patent Number: 7,162,725

Inventors: Yoshino; Susumu (Minamiashigara, JP), Iida; Yoshifumi (Minamiashigara, JP), Yamaguchi; Seki (Minamiashigara, JP), Sakai; Motoko (Minamiashigara, JP), Sakai; Sueko (Minamiashigara, JP)
Title: Electrostatic latent image developing agent and image forming method
Patent Number: 7,160,662

Inventors: You; Young-Sub (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Na; Ki-Su (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Leam; Hun-Hyeoung (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Woong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Methods of forming a gate structure of a non-volatile memory device and apparatus for performing the same
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Inventors: Young; Chi-Yuen (Hong Kong, HK), Yu; Mao (San Jose, CA), Jin; Xiangdong (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for writing and reading samples of a signal to and from a memory
Patent Number: 8,922,428

Inventors: Young; Michael R. (Wichita, KS)
Title: Lightweight carrier for golf clubs
Patent Number: 7,857,150

Inventors: Young; Neil (Los Angeles, CA), Johnson; Larry A. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: High definition and high resolution music and/or video applications and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 8,923,996

Inventors: Yu; Chuanzhao (Phoenix, AZ), Kirschenmann; Mark (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Complementary signal mixing
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Inventors: Yu; Meng-Lin (Kaohsiung, TW), Su; Hung-Yu (Haohsiung, TW), Huang; Sam (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Vehicle transmission
Patent Number: 7,861,616

Inventors: Yu; Tai-Cheng (Tu-Chen, TW), Leu; Charles (Fremont, CA), Chen; Ga-Lane (Fremont, CA)
Title: Light guide plate with convergence concavities and method for manufacturing the light guide plate
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Inventors: Yu; Wen-Chang (Taoyuan County, TW), Chua; Well-Chen (Taipei County, TW), Yang; Muh-Rong (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method for receiving data and communication device
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Inventors: Yu; Zhong-He (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Electronic device with hinge structure
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Inventors: Yuan; Simon (Fort McMurray, CA), Lorentz; Jim (Fort McMurray, CA), Vandenberghe; Jessica (Edmonton, CA)
Title: Bitumen froth storage and separation using an improved froth tank
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Inventors: Yuasa; Tomoyuki (Sakai, JP), Shinke; Satoshi (Sakai, JP)
Title: Driving device
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Inventors: Yue; Shungiong (San Diego, CA), Schmid; Christian (Rancho Bernard, CA)
Title: Ink and fixer fluid compositions having a charged buffer
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Inventors: Yun; Chang Sun (Gwangsan-Gu, KR)
Title: Apparatus for controlling lamp driving and light unit having the same
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Inventors: Yuyama; Shoji (Osaka, JP), Hashimoto; Hiroshi (Osaka, JP), Tsuda; Hiromichi (Osaka, JP), Ueno; Takashi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Medicine dispensing/packaging apparatus
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Inventors: Zach; Franz Xaver (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Method for interlayer and yield based optical proximity correction
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Inventors: Zahlmann; Gudrun Wirkner (Neumarkt, DE), Wronka; Andrew (Port Monmouth, NJ), Brandon; Paul (Sanatoga, PA)
Title: Clinical trial data processing system
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Inventors: Zalipsky; Samuel (Redwood City, CA), Woodle; Martin C. (Menlo Park, CA), Martin; Francis J. (San Francisco, CA), Barenholz; Yechezkel (Jerusalem, IL), Bercovier; Herve (Jerusalem, IL)
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Inventors: Zampell; Richard V. (Poway, CA)
Title: Imaging devices including document finishing capability
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Inventors: Zeitlinger; Jurgen (Reutlingen, DE), Kalbacher; Klaus (Rangendingen, DE), Brauning; Thomas (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Quick connector for a heat exchanger, such as a radiator
Patent Number: 7,857,359

Inventors: Zekri; Ahmed (F-01100 Oyonnax, FR), Maitre; Olivier (F-01580 Matafelon Grange, FR)
Title: Assembly forming a pair of spectacles especially for an infant or very young child
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Inventors: Zeng; Chaohuang (Sunnyvale, CA), McFarland; William (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Modified start frame delimiter detection
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Inventors: Zeng; Gengsheng Lawrence (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Systems and methods for deblurring data corrupted by shift variant blurring
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Inventors: Zeng; Yu-Wen (Taipei, TW), Wang; Yu-Qi (Taipei, TW)
Title: Computer input device for automatically scrolling
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Inventors: Zhang; Guobiao (Corvallis, OR), Feng; Yaofei (Corvallis, OR), Wang; Bruce Bing (ShangHai, CN)
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Inventors: Zhang; Hongyong (Kanagawa, JP), Sakakura; Masayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Kuwabara; Hideaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Integral-type liquid crystal panel with image sensor function
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Inventors: Zhang; Hongyong (Yamato, JP), Tanaka; Koichiro (Atsugi, JP)
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Title: Synthesis of progressively-variant textures and application to arbitrary surfaces
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Owner: Ferrero U.S.A., Inc.
Serial Number: 78719629

Serial Number: 77199764

Owner: Fong-Zhi Enterprise Co., Ltd.
Serial Number: 78783727

Serial Number: 77975291

Owner: Ford Motor Company
Serial Number: 77277284

Serial Number: 78842837

Owner: Gateway Rehabilitation Center
Serial Number: 77259697

Owner: Gemology Headquarters International, LLC
Serial Number: 77172283

Owner: Giant Partners, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 78521897

Serial Number: 77204604

Serial Number: 77259852

Owner: Groot Constantia Trust, comprising Jacobus van Niekerk, Margaret Ellen Africa, Henry Charles Bredekamp, Gerrit DiederickMay, Theodor Heinrich Pegel, Ernst August Uken, Izak Bartlomeus van der Vyver, Tele Alfred Maphoto, Ernest Allen Messina, Herman Bailey, Hester Maria Johanna du Preez and Abraham Julies van Velden, all citizens of South Africa
Serial Number: 78926716

Owner: Haitai, Inc.
Serial Number: 77263251

Owner: Halim, Khalid A.
Serial Number: 77261082

Owner: Hansten Healthcare PLLC
Serial Number: 77259919

Serial Number: 78705573

Serial Number: 77234682

Owner: Hobart Brothers Company
Serial Number: 77257070

Owner: Hoist Fitness Systems, Inc.
Serial Number: 77295607

Serial Number: 77194700

Owner: Homes & Land Affiliates, LLC
Serial Number: 78926710

Owner: Hospice Maui, Inc.
Serial Number: 77243587

Owner: Hughes, John E., Jr.
Serial Number: 78775669

Owner: Hunter Dixon Inc.
Serial Number: 77181845

Serial Number: 77263494

Serial Number: 78741917

Owner: Impact Unlimited, Inc.
Serial Number: 78795909

Serial Number: 78252448

Serial Number: 78588816

Owner: InnoSource Business Solutions, Inc.
Serial Number: 77265440

Serial Number: 78881945

Owner: Inspiration Lures, Inc.
Serial Number: 77261697

Serial Number: 78617327

Serial Number: 77257253

Owner: Integrated Pool Products (Proprietary) Limited
Serial Number: 78827296

Serial Number: 77263992

Serial Number: 78681809

Owner: IRAZOO Inc.
Serial Number: 77239283

Serial Number: 78800770

Owner: James F. Valentine and Associates
Serial Number: 78486231

Serial Number: 77257315

Owner: Joan, Ha Young
Serial Number: 77258678

Serial Number: 78678866

Owner: Katon, Juanita A
Serial Number: 77258903

Owner: Kemp, Cynthia Badinger
Serial Number: 78750180

Owner: Kemp, Cynthia Badinger
Serial Number: 78750217

Serial Number: 78705453

Owner: Lehmann, Roger W
Serial Number: 77200376

Owner: Leisure Planet
Serial Number: 77252642

Owner: LG Electronics Inc.
Serial Number: 78550342

Owner: LG Electronics Inc.
Serial Number: 78723153

Owner: Liberty Pumps, Inc.
Serial Number: 77296362

Owner: Life Evolutions Behavioral Health Care
Serial Number: 77332436

Owner: LifeSpan Labs, LLC
Serial Number: 78909554

Serial Number: 77263398

Owner: Linden Research, Inc.
Serial Number: 78223162

Owner: Lipton, A. Joseph
Serial Number: 78848767

Owner: Litetronics International, Inc.
Serial Number: 77256751

Owner: Liu, Dongsheng
Serial Number: 77248557

Serial Number: 78496821

Serial Number: 78487220

Owner: Lumetique, Inc.
Serial Number: 78861897

Owner: Lumetique, Inc.
Serial Number: 78861903

Serial Number: 77198275

Owner: M-I L.L.C.
Serial Number: 77196511

Owner: M-I L.L.C.
Serial Number: 77196550

Owner: M-I L.L.C.
Serial Number: 77196658

Serial Number: 78878398

Serial Number: 77247642

Owner: Marcolin U.S.A., Inc.
Serial Number: 77253149

Serial Number: 77285317

Serial Number: 77166642

Owner: Matturro, Janice
Serial Number: 77287286

Owner: Maxxon Corporation
Serial Number: 77180408

Owner: Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
Serial Number: 78891732

Owner: Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
Serial Number: 78892314

Owner: McClatchy Management Services, Inc.
Serial Number: 77252765

Serial Number: 78936341

Owner: Meal Exchange
Serial Number: 78428554

Owner: MEI, LLC
Serial Number: 78936266

Owner: Micro Depot, Inc
Serial Number: 77259593

Owner: Microsoft Corporation
Serial Number: 78904124

Serial Number: 78825085

Serial Number: 77263439

Owner: Miriam Garvey, Inc.
Serial Number: 77247305

Serial Number: 77260604

Serial Number: 78863478

Owner: Motor State Distributing
Serial Number: 77191814

Owner: Musigo
Serial Number: 77212089

Owner: mySmartSimulations, Inc.
Serial Number: 78852548

Serial Number: 77168929

Serial Number: 77259334

Owner: Netel, Inc.
Serial Number: 77204676

Owner: New China Factories Limited
Serial Number: 77269690

Owner: New Colt Holding Corp
Serial Number: 77203548

Serial Number: 78831865

Serial Number: 77214383

Serial Number: 77256395

Owner: Numenta, Inc.
Serial Number: 78795783

Serial Number: 78638573

Owner: Oberlin Canteen Co.
Serial Number: 77214589

Serial Number: 77268445

Owner: Oregon Bay Triathlon Training International, Inc.
Serial Number: 77224169

Owner: Our Branch, Inc.
Serial Number: 77269038

Owner: Our Branch, Inc.
Serial Number: 77269039

Serial Number: 78869062

Owner: Pappas Telecasting Companies
Serial Number: 77243977

Owner: Pauzel, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 77264378

Owner: Peoria-Tazewell Pathology Group, S.C.
Serial Number: 77264691

Owner: Pilot Travel Centers, LLC
Serial Number: 78628398

Serial Number: 78680277

Owner: PointCross, Inc.
Serial Number: 78825833

Owner: Polyakov, Yuriy
Serial Number: 77211877

Serial Number: 77259756

Owner: Pro AV Systems, Inc.
Serial Number: 77239127

Owner: Prodigy Design Limited
Serial Number: 78711798

Owner: PTL Global, Inc.
Serial Number: 77261007

Owner: QVC, INC.
Serial Number: 77177206

Serial Number: 77253558

Owner: Red Olive Design, Inc.
Serial Number: 77258619

Owner: Remington, Inc.
Serial Number: 77259690

Owner: Richard Leeds International, Inc.
Serial Number: 78343558

Owner: Riding, Bonnie
Serial Number: 77255746

Serial Number: 77220295

Owner: Rocky Mountain ATV, Inc.
Serial Number: 78913545

Owner: Rolling Razor, LLC
Serial Number: 78461519

Serial Number: 77214341

Owner: RT Technologies, LLC
Serial Number: 77260746

Owner: Rubio's Restaurants, Inc.
Serial Number: 78211872

Owner: Sacca, Tony John
Serial Number: 78834057

Owner: San Jose Restaurante Mexicano # 3, Inc.
Serial Number: 77269017

Owner: Schormann, Kevin
Serial Number: 77260673

Serial Number: 78710301

Owner: Scottrade, Inc.
Serial Number: 77293252

Serial Number: 77221184

Serial Number: 77311824

Serial Number: 77265250

Owner: ServiceMaster Brands L.L.C.
Serial Number: 77258274

Serial Number: 77975071

Owner: Shoney's North America, LLC
Serial Number: 78653959

Owner: Showtime Networks Inc.
Serial Number: 77280844

Serial Number: 77264169

Owner: Small Planet Foods, Inc.
Serial Number: 77179085

Owner: Smith Sport Optics, Inc.
Serial Number: 78929238

Owner: So Sports, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 78589693

Serial Number: 78585661

Owner: Soden, Brad
Serial Number: 77266748

Owner: Sommer, Michael S.
Serial Number: 77180742

Owner: Sparkle Power, Inc.
Serial Number: 77190009

Owner: Stenzler, Brian A.
Serial Number: 77241676

Owner: Stonhaus, Robert
Serial Number: 77259962

Owner: Summit Hill, Inc.
Serial Number: 78827508

Owner: Sunny Delight Beverages Co.
Serial Number: 78518750

Owner: SurePoint Reinsurance Advisors, LLC
Serial Number: 78628341

Serial Number: 78696251

Serial Number: 78696273

Owner: Symtek Inc.
Serial Number: 77243693

Owner: Tektronix, Inc.
Serial Number: 77167656

Owner: Terhune Homes, Inc.
Serial Number: 77265448

Serial Number: 77280849

Owner: The Cansler Group, LLC
Serial Number: 77256560

Owner: The Center for Small Jewels Institute
Serial Number: 77298556

Owner: The Connors Group, Inc.
Serial Number: 77256062

Serial Number: 78905824

Owner: The Kiwanis Club of Bellflower
Serial Number: 77203792

Owner: The Perfect Lawn, Inc.
Serial Number: 77210328

Owner: The Stonehenge Company
Serial Number: 77257107

Serial Number: 78891528

Owner: Thompson Technology Industries, Inc.
Serial Number: 77248835

Owner: TierraDreams, Inc.
Serial Number: 77265099

Serial Number: 78808728

Owner: Tobin, John G.
Serial Number: 78879458

Serial Number: 78476402

Owner: Tomasek, Michael
Serial Number: 77211742

Serial Number: 78328737

Owner: Tri-North Builders Inc.
Serial Number: 77181828

Owner: Trish McEvoy, Ltd.
Serial Number: 78874155

Owner: Trish McEvoy, Ltd.
Serial Number: 78920171

Owner: Tron, Jennifer A.
Serial Number: 78703878

Owner: Truckload Carriers Association
Serial Number: 77196624

Serial Number: 78795796

Owner: Unisource Worldwide, Inc.
Serial Number: 77255582

Owner: Valencell, Inc.
Serial Number: 77169485

Owner: Virtual Ubiquity, Inc.
Serial Number: 77295431

Serial Number: 78729584

Owner: W.W. Grainger, Inc.
Serial Number: 78927373

Owner: Wallace Group
Serial Number: 78706051

Owner: Wave Computation Technologies, Inc.
Serial Number: 78814940

Owner: Winterlab Limited
Serial Number: 78374816

Owner: WNBA Enterprises, LLC
Serial Number: 78715465

Owner: Y.Z.Y. INC
Serial Number: 78858891

Serial Number: 78907771

Owner: Zen Spa Enterprises, Inc.
Serial Number: 77177590

Owner: Zen Spa Enterprises, Inc.
Serial Number: 77177620