Sunday, March 03 2019


Weekly Report

Expired Patents

Inventors: Abad; Carlos (Richmond, TX), Lee; Jesse C. (Paris, FR), Sullivan; Philip F. (Bellaire, TX), Nelson; Erik (Houston, TX), Chen; Yiyan (Richmond, TX), Baser; Belgin (Houston, TX), Lin; Lijun (Stafford, TX)
Title: Internal breaker for oilfield treatments
Patent Number: 7,857,051

Inventors: Abdelhadi; Abderrahim (North York, CA)
Title: Identically programmed intelligent electrodes for use in geoelectrical surveys
Patent Number: 7,158,048

Inventors: Abe; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP), Katagiri; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Nagura; Hironobu (Tokyo, JP), Oishi; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Controlling a tape speed to manage a tape drive buffer
Patent Number: 8,917,472

Inventors: Abe; Etsuro (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Apparatus for transferring sheet
Patent Number: 7,854,429

Inventors: Abe; Hiroshi (Iwatsuki, JP), Tanaka; Yoshinobu (Iwatsuki, JP)
Title: Value medium processing device for IC coins and monetary coins
Patent Number: 7,854,309

Inventors: Abe; Hiroshi (Shinagawa-ku, JP), Hirai; Jun (Shinagawa-ku, JP)
Title: Unauthorized copy preventing device and method thereof, and program
Patent Number: 7,856,143

Inventors: Abe; Katsumi (Fujisawa, JP), Nishina; Hironori (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Rubber composition for magnetic encoder
Patent Number: 7,157,515

Inventors: Abernethy, Jr.; Michael Negley (Pflugerville, TX), Grigsby; Travis M. (Austin, TX), Khalil; Syed-Muasir (Austin, TX), Thai; Truong-An Hoan (Pflugerville, TX)
Title: Method of refactoring methods within an application
Patent Number: 7,856,626

Inventors: Abou-Kandil; Ahmed (Elmsford, NY), Fogel; Keith E. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Hong; Augustin J. (White Plains, NY), Kim; Jeehwan (Los Angeles, CA), Mohamed; Hisham S. (Clifton Park, NY), Sadana; Devendra K. (Pleasantville, NY)
Title: Photovoltaic device using nano-spheres for textured electrodes
Patent Number: 8,916,409

Inventors: Abraham; Subil M. (Plano, TX), Bijlani; Vinod A. (Aundh, IN), Thomas; Mathews (Flower Mound, TX)
Title: Modifying audio in an interactive video using RFID tags
Patent Number: 8,917,972

Inventors: Abramson; Horacio (Buenos Aires, AR)
Title: Apparatus for the correction of chest wall deformities such as Pectus Carinatum and method of using the same
Patent Number: 7,156,847

Inventors: Abuelsaad; Kelly (Poughkeepsie, NY), Bhogal; Kulvir Singh (Fort Worth, TX), DeLuca; Lisa Seacat (San Francisco, CA), Jang; Soobaek (Hamden, CT)
Title: Notifying online conference participant of presenting identified portion of content
Patent Number: 8,918,470

Inventors: Acharya; Tinku (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Method of converting a sub-sampled color image
Patent Number: 7,158,178

Inventors: Achtereekte; Marco Hendrikus Bernardus (Deventer, NL), Adimargono; Sheila (Wageningen, NL)
Title: Method and device for manufacturing materials from hydrophobic hollow natural fibres, and use thereof
Patent Number: 8,916,083

Inventors: Adachi; Masahiro (Osaka, JP), Tokuyama; Shinji (Osaka, JP), Enya; Yohei (Itami, JP), Kyono; Takashi (Itami, JP), Yoshizumi; Yusuke (Itami, JP), Akita; Katsushi (Itami, JP), Ueno; Masaki (Itami, JP), Katayama; Koji (Osaka, JP), Ikegami; Takatoshi (Itami, JP), Nakamura; Takao (Itami, JP)
Title: III-nitride semiconductor laser diode
Patent Number: 8,917,750

Inventors: Adachi; Shintaro (Kanagawa, JP), Kimura; Tsutomu (Kanagawa, JP), Arai; Noriko (Kanagawa, JP), Yamada; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Document disposal apparatus
Patent Number: 7,854,405

Inventors: Adachi; Takao (Hyogo, JP), Shin; Hidehiko (Osaka, JP)
Title: Animation control device, animation control method, program, and integrated circuit
Patent Number: 8,917,277

Inventors: Addiego; Raphael (East Lansing, MI)
Title: Lifting apparatus
Patent Number: 8,915,549

Inventors: Adler; Douglas R. (Naperville, IL), Nawrocki; Gregory J. (Naperville, IL), Korp; Peter A. (Naperville, IL), Yoneda; Masakatsu (Sakura, JP)
Title: Method and system for dynamic font subsetting
Patent Number: 7,155,672

Inventors: Agari; Hideki (Osaka, JP), Yoshii; Kohji (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Power supply IC having switching regulator and series regulator
Patent Number: 7,856,253

Inventors: Agarwal; Puneet (San Francisco, CA), Menezes; Vivek (Burlingame, CA), Basturk; Erol (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Software apparatus for distributing and providing fault-tolerance to path-vector routing protocols
Patent Number: 7,155,535

Inventors: Agrawal; Sheshnarayan (Bangalore, IN), Mohania; Mukesh K. (New Delhi, IN)
Title: Prevention of information leakage from a document based on dynamic database label based access control (LBAC) policies
Patent Number: 8,918,895

Inventors: Agren; Tomas (Uppsala, SE), Marteleur; Klas (Uppsala, SE)
Title: Pressure sensor having a connection housing and a sensor housing
Patent Number: 8,915,141

Inventors: Ahmed; Walid (Eatontown, NJ), Jiang; Hong (Westfield, NJ), Kodialam; Muralidharan Sampath (Marlboro, NJ), Monogioudis; Pantelis (Edison, NJ), Rege; Kiran M. (Marlboro, NJ)
Title: Methods and apparatus for topology sensing in networks with mobile nodes
Patent Number: 7,158,484

Inventors: Ahrndt; Thomas (Ottobrunn, DE), Kuipers; Martin (Dallgow-Deberitz, DE)
Title: Method and device for data processing in a digital subscriber line environment
Patent Number: 8,917,863

Inventors: Aizenberg; Gustavo E. (Ness Ziona, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for supervision of optical material production
Patent Number: 8,917,398

Inventors: Akahane; Eiji (Tokyo, JP), Toyoura; Nobumi (Tokyo, JP), Kojima; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP), Takano; Masayuki (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Work machine
Patent Number: 7,854,291

Inventors: Akasaka; Youichi (Foster City, CA)
Title: Distributed and discrete amplification of optical signals
Patent Number: 7,158,287

Inventors: Akimoto; Naomichi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Fuel cell, method and apparatus for manufacturing fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,855,023

Inventors: Akimoto; Satoshi (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Scanning exposure apparatus and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,158,212

Inventors: Akram; Salman (Boise, ID), Farnworth; Warren M. (Nampa, ID), Gochnour; Derek J. (Boise, ID), Hembree; David R. (Boise, ID), Hess; Michael E. (Kuna, ID), Jacobson; John O. (Boise, ID), Wark; James M. (Boise, ID), Wood; Alan G. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method for using data regarding manufacturing procedures integrated circuits (IC's) have undergone, such as repairs, to select procedures the IC's will undergo, such as additional repairs
Patent Number: 7,155,300

Inventors: Akutsu; Kotaru (Saitama, JP), Emoto; Keiji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Substrate processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,158,232

Inventors: Al-Dhahir; Naofal (Chatham, NJ), Fragouli; Christine (Madison, NJ), Turin; William (East Brunswick, NJ)
Title: Creating training sequences for space-time diversity arrangements
Patent Number: 7,154,964

Inventors: Al-Gahtani; Theeb A. (Dhahran, SA), Ibrahim; Mohammad K. (Dhahran, SA)
Title: Method for elliptic curve scalar multiplication
Patent Number: 7,856,101

Inventors: Albin; Detlef (Moers, DE), Schulte; Jurgen (Krefeld, DE), Gunther; Uwe (Deckenpfronn, DE)
Title: Device and a process for coarsely grinding hydrous polymer gels
Patent Number: 7,156,007

Inventors: Alinder; Jason D. (Ham Lake, MN)
Title: Conductor arrangement for multipolar medical electrical leads
Patent Number: 7,155,294

Inventors: Allen; Mark (Espoo, FI), Mattila; Tomi (Espoo, FI), Alastalo; Ari (Klaukkala, FI), Seppa; Heikki (Helsinki, FI)
Title: Method and apparatus related to nanoparticle systems
Patent Number: 8,916,089

Inventors: Allen; Paul V. (Rochester, MN), Budnik; Thomas A. (Rochester, MN), Megerian; Mark G. (Rochester, MN), Miller; Samuel J. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Scaling and managing work requests on a massively parallel machine
Patent Number: 8,918,624

Inventors: Allen; Robert David (San Jose, CA), Brock; Phillip Joe (Sunnyvale, CA), Gil; Dario (Pleasantville, NY), Hinsberg; William Dinan (Fremont, CA), Larson; Carl Eric (San Jose, CA), Sundberg; Linda Karin (Los Gatos, CA), Wallraff; Gregory Michael (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Immersion topcoat materials with improved performance
Patent Number: 7,855,045

Inventors: Allen; Thomas B. (Henderson, NV), Macy; Brian E. (Henderson, NV)
Title: Identifying a set of candidate entities for an identity record
Patent Number: 8,918,393

Inventors: Allen; Thomas B. (Henderson, NV), Macy; Brian E. (Henderson, NV)
Title: Generating candidate entities using over frequent keys
Patent Number: 8,918,394

Inventors: Almgren; Magnus (Sollentuna, SE), Huang; Pinghua (Stockholm, SE)
Title: Partial relaying of message based on interference in wireless network
Patent Number: 8,918,048

Inventors: Almog; Eli (Poughkeepsie, NY), Hendrickson; Olaf K. (Rochester, MN), Krygowski; Christopher A. (LaGrangeville, NY)
Title: Functional testing of a processor design
Patent Number: 8,918,678

Inventors: Alpern; Bowen L. (Peekskill, NY), Ammons; Glenn (West Chester, PA), Bala; Vasanth (Rye, NY), Mummert; Todd W. (Danbury, CT), Reimer; Darrell C. (Tarrytown, NY), Thomas; Arun (Charlottesville, VA)
Title: Method and system for separating content identifiers from content reconstitution information in virtual machine images
Patent Number: 7,856,440

Inventors: Altman; Ayelet (Hod-haSharon, IL), Saltkill; Doris (Kansas City, MO), El-Gad; Tomer (Rehovot, IL), Tomlinson; Dalton L. (Overland Park, KS)
Title: Reduced volume formulation of glatiramer acetate and methods of administration
Patent Number: 7,855,176

Inventors: Alvarez; Jose Roberto (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Adaptive non-linear noise reduction techniques
Patent Number: 7,158,189

Inventors: Alverson; Karl F. (Newton, NJ), Du; Wei-Hao (Taipei, TW)
Title: Lamp structure with stacked transparent boards
Patent Number: 8,915,621

Inventors: Amann; Stefan (Boeblingen, DE), Banzhaf; Gerhard (Boeblingen, DE), Friedrich; Ralph (Sindelfingen, DE), Higgs; Raymond M. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Kuch; George P. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Ratcliff; Bruce H. (Red Hook, NY)
Title: Partitioning of a variable length scatter gather list
Patent Number: 8,918,559

Inventors: Amano; Hirosato (Shizuoka, JP), Noji; Tetsuo (Shizuoka, JP), Minowa; Hidenori (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Toner filling device and toner production management system
Patent Number: 7,156,130

Inventors: Ammons; James (Kemah, TX), Ammons; Ronald Allan (Livingston, TX)
Title: Adhesive container with tear-away wiper element
Patent Number: 7,854,560

Inventors: Ammons; James (Kemah, TX), Ammons; Ronald Allan (Livingston, TX)
Title: Two piece drip containing lid
Patent Number: 7,854,561

Inventors: Andersen; Hans J (Hjallerup, DK)
Title: Method of segmentation of a digital image and a method of controlling an implement
Patent Number: 7,155,056

Inventors: Anderson; J. Thomas (Hammond, LA), Broadwater; Christopher (Hammond, LA)
Title: Vehicle warning light system and method
Patent Number: 8,917,171

Inventors: Anderson; Steven E. (Fredericksburg, VA), Brannan; Stephen J. (Ruther Glen, VA)
Title: Blast mitigating mobile self-contained networked checkpoint
Patent Number: 7,856,915

Inventors: Ando; Hideo (Hino, JP), Uyama; Kazuyuki (Kumagaya, JP), Kikuchi; Shinichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Digital video recording system and its recording medium
Patent Number: 8,917,973

Inventors: Ando; Kazutaka (Kanagawa, JP), Kondo; Tetsujiro (Tokyo, JP), Node; Yasunobu (Tokyo, JP), Obana; Michimasa (Tokyo, JP), Hiraizumi; Kei (Kanagawa, JP), Machimura; Masanori (Tokyo, JP), Akao; Masato (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing system and method therefor, image processing apparatus and method, image capturing apparatus and method, program recording medium, and program
Patent Number: 7,856,145

Inventors: Ando; Tsutomu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, image processing program, and computer-readable storage medium storing image processing program code
Patent Number: 7,154,906

Inventors: Andre; David (Berkeley, CA), Nourbakhsh; Illah (Pittsburgh, PA), Uckun; Serdar (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: System and method for complex schedule generation
Patent Number: 7,155,399

Inventors: Andreev; Alexander E. (San Jose, CA), Bolotov; Anatoli A. (Cupertino, CA), Scepanovic; Ranko (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Command language for memory testing
Patent Number: 7,856,577

Inventors: Andreev; Alexandre (San Jose, CA), Neznanov; Ilya V. (Moscow, RU), Nikitin; Andrey (Moscow, RU), Scepanovic; Ranko (Saratoga, CA), Vikhliantsev; Igor (San Jose, CA)
Title: Memory generation and placement
Patent Number: 7,155,688

Inventors: Annunziata; Anthony J. (Stamford, CT), DeBrosse; John K. (Colchester, VT)
Title: Cell design for embedded thermally-assisted MRAM
Patent Number: 8,917,531

Inventors: Aoki; Makoto (Yokohama, JP), Kojima; Satoshi (Mishima, JP), Yamada; Motoya (Numazu, JP), Hosoi; Kazuto (Mishima, JP), Ohira; Jun (Shizuoka, JP), Owaki; Hironori (Susono, JP)
Title: Electrophotographic photosensitive member
Patent Number: 7,157,197

Inventors: Aoshima; Takuma (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Voltage generation apparatus and voltage generation method
Patent Number: 8,917,865

Inventors: Aoshima; Tatsundo (Sagamihara, JP), Takeda; Kei (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Storage management method
Patent Number: 7,155,486

Inventors: Arai; Nobukazu (Tokyo, JP), Ikuno; Nozomu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Water treatment method and method for producing ultrapure water
Patent Number: 8,916,048

Inventors: Aranguren; Herman (Tucson, AZ), McCune; Franklin E. (Tucson, AZ), Reed; David C. (Tucson, AZ), Smith; Max D. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Using an alias volume name for a volume to allocate space to a data set
Patent Number: 8,918,614

Inventors: Arao; Tatsuya (Atsugi, JP), Noda; Takeshi (Atsugi, JP), Matsuo; Takuya (Tondabayashi, JP), Kitakado; Hidehito (Tenri, JP), Kyoho; Masanori (Tenri, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,157,321

Inventors: Arao; Tatsuya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method for field-effect transistor
Patent Number: 7,157,317

Inventors: Araujo; Luis (Carver, MA)
Title: Tag clip for labeling tubes, cables and the like
Patent Number: 7,856,746

Inventors: Arav; Gal (Raanana, IL)
Title: Instantaneous symbol lookup
Patent Number: 7,856,472

Inventors: Archer; Virgil L. (Englewood, CO)
Title: Drinking water filter used with tap water and other water sources
Patent Number: 7,156,994

Inventors: Arii; Tadashi (Tokyo, JP), Takata; Yoshihiro (Tokyo, JP), Matsuo; Shuichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Temperature-programmed desorbed gas analyzing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,155,960

Inventors: Arnoldy; Peter (Amsterdam, NL)
Title: Process for producing branched olefins from linear olefin/paraffin feed
Patent Number: 7,157,613

Inventors: Arnvidarson; Borkur (Niva, DK)
Title: System for regulating the handling of milk during the milking process and a method for regulating said milking process
Patent Number: 7,155,345

Inventors: Asamura; Fumio (Sayama, JP), Kubo; Kuichi (Sayama, JP), Ono; Kozo (Sayama, JP)
Title: Surface-mounted oscillator
Patent Number: 7,157,981

Inventors: Asano; Masafumi (Yokohama, JP), Fujisawa; Tadahito (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Reticle set, method for designing a reticle set, exposure monitoring method, inspection method for reticle set and manufacturing method for a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,855,047

Inventors: Asherman; Richard (Cody, WY)
Title: Arrow shaft
Patent Number: 8,915,806

Inventors: Assad; Abdul S. (Mesa, AZ)
Title: Method and apparatus for venting exhaust gas from an engine
Patent Number: 7,156,202

Inventors: Astigarraga; Tara (Tucson, AZ), Dickens; Louie A. (Tucson, AZ), Winarski; Daniel J. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Detecting intermittent network link failures
Patent Number: 8,917,610

Inventors: Atkinson; Simon John (Romsey, GB), Baker; Adam Alexander (Southampton, GB), Rickett; Bryan Stephen (Romsey, GB), Smith; Christopher Nigel (Romsey, GB), Weedon; Robert John (Romsey, GB)
Title: Method of determining the position of a target using transmitters of opportunity
Patent Number: 7,155,240

Inventors: Atsumi; Ken (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Phase comparator, phase synchronizing circuit, and phase-comparison control method
Patent Number: 7,855,580

Inventors: Attia; Olivier (New York, NY), Shrivastava; Prateek (Newark, NJ), Zastepine; Roman (Brooklyn, NY), Outmezguine; Avi (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: System and method for decoding and analyzing barcodes using a mobile device
Patent Number: 7,156,311

Inventors: Atwood; Mark A. (Rush, NY), Hildebrand; Robert (Macedon, NY)
Title: Photoreceptor belt tensioner providing low variation in belt tension as a function of belt length
Patent Number: 7,155,144

Inventors: Avey; Alfred A. (Eugene, OR), Perez; Julio (Tarrytown, NY)
Title: Preparation and use of (R),(R)-2,2'-bis-methylnaltrexone
Patent Number: 8,916,706

Inventors: Ayzenfeld; Avraham (Tel Aviv, IL), Elder; Emmanuel (Haifa, IL), Granovsky; Ilya (Haifa, IL)
Title: PCI express SR-IOV/MR-IOV virtual function clusters
Patent Number: 8,918,568

Inventors: Azadet; Kameran (Morganville, NJ)
Title: Pulse amplitude modulated transmission scheme for optical channels with soft decision decoding
Patent Number: 7,155,134

Inventors: Azima; Henry (Cambridge, GB), Colloms; Martin (London, GB), Harris; Neil (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Acoustic device
Patent Number: 7,158,647

Inventors: Bachmann; Wolfgang (Grevenbroich, DE), Regl; Hans-Jurgen (Regensburg, DE), Krump; Gerhard (Schwarzach, DE), Ziganki; Andreas (Mettmann, DE)
Title: Electromagnetic driver for a planar diaphragm loudspeaker
Patent Number: 7,158,651

Inventors: Bacus; James W. (Oakbrook, IL), Bacus; James V. (Downers Grove, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for internet, intranet, and local viewing of virtual microscope slides
Patent Number: 7,856,131

Inventors: Baek; Yong Mook (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Semiconductor device and operating method thereof
Patent Number: 8,917,555

Inventors: Baird; Alistair R. W. (Saunderstown, RI), Spock; Thomas F. (East Greenwich, RI)
Title: Field replaceable sensor module and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 7,158,905

Inventors: Baird; Brian W. (Oregon City, OR), Wolfe; Michael J. (Portland, OR), Harris; Richard S. (Portland, OR), Fahey; Kevin P. (Portland, OR), Zou; Lian-Cheng (Portland, OR), McNeil; Thomas R. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Ultraviolet laser ablative patterning of microstructures in semiconductors
Patent Number: 7,157,038

Inventors: Bajan; Liviu (Dettingen, DE), El Gharib; Samir (Warstein, DE), Schulte; Gerrit (Ruethen, DE)
Title: Arrangement of a power semiconductor circuit
Patent Number: 8,917,508

Inventors: Baker; Catherine (Copperas Cove, TX)
Title: Back scrubber
Patent Number: 7,155,769

Inventors: Baker; Gregg S. (Geneva, FL)
Title: Head stabilizing system
Patent Number: 7,155,747

Inventors: Balaguru; Perumalsamy Naidu (Milltown, NJ)
Title: Moldable and low-temperature cure high-temperature composites
Patent Number: 7,854,882

Inventors: Baldanza; Nicola (Casalecchio di Reno, IT), Cremonini; Moreno (Castello Serravalle, IT), Gorrieri; Giordano (Pianoro, IT)
Title: Packaging machine for wrapping products in respective sheets of heat-seal wrapping material
Patent Number: 7,155,883

Inventors: Ballard; Claudio R. (Ft. Lauderdale, FL)
Title: Virtual electronic switch system
Patent Number: 7,856,158

Inventors: Ban; Weiping (Memphis, TN), Hoekstra; Philip M. (Memphis, TN), Elsey; Michael R. (Memphis, TN)
Title: Method and system for producing market pulp and products thereof
Patent Number: 8,916,024

Inventors: Bandoh; Akira (Ichihara, JP), Sakai; Hiromitsu (Ichihara, JP), Kobayakawa; Masato (Ichihara, JP), Okuyama; Mineo (Ichihara, JP), Tomozawa; Hideki (Ichihara, JP), Miki; Hisayuki (Ichihara, JP), Gaze; Joseph (Ichihara, JP), Horikawa; Syunji (Tokyo, JP), Sakurai; Tetsuo (Ichihara, JP)
Title: N-type group III nitride semiconductor layered structure
Patent Number: 7,855,386

Inventors: Bang; Won-chul (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Dong-yoon (Seoul, KR), Choi; Eun-seok (Anvang-si, KR), Cho; Sung-lung (Suwon-si, KR), Oh; Jong-koo (Suwon-si, KR), Ki; Eun-kwang (Seoul, KR), Cho; Joon-kee (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for expressing amount of camera motion
Patent Number: 7,856,171

Inventors: Bar-Cohen; Yoseph (Seal Beach, CA), Sherrit; Stewart (Glendale, CA)
Title: Self mountable and extractable ultrasonic/sonic anchor
Patent Number: 7,156,189

Inventors: Baringer; William B. (Oakland, CA)
Title: Frequency synthesizer with on-chip registers
Patent Number: 7,154,980

Inventors: Baringer; William B. (Oakland, CA), Conroy; Cormac S. (Sunnyvale, CA), Lee; Sang Oh (San Jose, CA), Kang; Seok (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Beomsup (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Frequency synthesizer with selectable preconfigured synthesizer characteristics
Patent Number: 7,158,760

Inventors: Barrass; Hugh (Milpitas, CA), Simon; Scott M. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Method and system for measuring crosstalk utilizing a crossbar switch
Patent Number: 7,154,845

Inventors: Barton; James M. (Alviso, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus implementing a multimedia digital network
Patent Number: 7,158,531

Inventors: Bascom; Thomas Layne (McLean, VA)
Title: Method for searching document objects on a network
Patent Number: 7,158,971

Inventors: Basi; Guriq (Palo Alto, CA), Jacobsen; Jack Steven (Ramsey, NJ)
Title: Humanized A.beta. antibodies for use in improving cognition
Patent Number: 8,916,165

Inventors: Basnakian; Alexei G. (Little Rock, AR), Walker; Richard B. (Little Rock, AR), Sorenson; John R. J. (Little Rock, AR)
Title: Compositions and methods for cytoprotection
Patent Number: 8,916,712

Inventors: Basol; Bulent M. (Manhattan Beach, CA)
Title: High efficiency cadmium telluride solar cell and method of fabrication
Patent Number: 8,916,412

Inventors: Basso; Claude (Nice, FR), Shedivy; David A. (Rochester, MN), Verrilli; Colin B. (Apex, NC), Walk; Bruce M. (Rochester, MN), Wind; Daniel (Drap, FR)
Title: Synchronizing routing tables in a distributed network switch
Patent Number: 8,917,627

Inventors: Bateman; Thomas Howard (Saint John, CA), Kierstead; Bruce Edward (Saint John, CA), Noble; William Alexander (Sandy) (Saint John, CA), Curry; Timothy Lee (Gondola Pt., CA), Lockett; John Alan (Saint John, CA), Mersereau; Laurie Edward (Westfield, CA), Ouellette; Robert James (Saint John, CA)
Title: Method and system for coordinating data and voice communications via contact channel changing system
Patent Number: 7,159,043

Inventors: Bates; John B. (Harrodsburg, KY), Eade; Thomas J. (Lexington, KY), Fagan; Mark W. (Lexington, KY)
Title: Method for printing shingling print data
Patent Number: 7,158,255

Inventors: Batot; Fronz F. (Austin, TX), Holley; Adam R. (Austin, TX), Johnson; Randy S. (Ofallon, MO), Northway; Tedrick N. (Wood River, IL), Smallowitz; Howard N. (Austin, TX)
Title: Remote active window sensing and reporting feature
Patent Number: 8,918,527

Inventors: Bauchot; Frederic (Saint-Jeannet, FR), Boegelund; Flemming (Frederikssund, DK)
Title: Display apparatus
Patent Number: 8,916,258

Inventors: Bauchot; Frederic (Saint-Jeannet, FR), Coulomb; Beatrice (Cagnes sur Mer, FR), Marmigere; Gerard (Drap, FR), Truntschka; Carole (Saint-Laurent-du-Var, FR)
Title: Method and system for filing electronic mails
Patent Number: 7,856,417

Inventors: Bauernfeind; Thomas (Arbing, AT), Henzler; Stephan (Munich, DE)
Title: Apparatus for synchronizing a data handover between a first and second clock domain through FIFO buffering
Patent Number: 8,918,666

Inventors: Baumann; Frieder Heinrich (Red Bank, NJ), Chan; Ho Bun (Gainsville, FL), Fuchs; Dan T. (Summit, NJ), Stuart; Howard Roy (East Windsor, NJ)
Title: Monolithic waveguide/MEMS switch
Patent Number: 7,155,083

Inventors: Baumgartner; Jason R. (Austin, TX), Mony; Hari (Austin, TX), Paruthi; Viresh (Austin, TX), Xu; Jiazhao (Mount Kisco, NY)
Title: Using constraints in design verification
Patent Number: 7,856,609

Inventors: Baym; Michael H. (Cambridge, MA), Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Kare; Jordin T. (Seattle, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Focusing electromagnetic radiation within a turbid medium using ultrasonic modulation
Patent Number: 8,917,442

Inventors: Beach; Robert S. (Los Gatos, CA), Gutberlet; Mary K. (Salinas, CA), Seagle; David J. (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Test components fabricated with large area sensors used for determining the resistance of an MR sensor
Patent Number: 7,855,553

Inventors: Beaudoin; Luc (Gatineau, CA)
Title: Method of displaying nodes and links
Patent Number: 7,855,978

Inventors: Beaujot; Norbert (Regina, CA)
Title: Chamber for slowing particles flowing in a pneumatic conveyor conduit
Patent Number: 7,854,205

Inventors: Bebon; Michael (New York, NY), Dowd; Paul (Scarsdale, NY), Searfoss; Erol (Brooklyn, NY), Putzeys; Philippe (New York, NY)
Title: Ventless fireplace
Patent Number: 8,915,732

Inventors: Beck; John R. (Indiana, PA), Whitticar; Michael D. (Cleveland Heights, OH)
Title: Wall and floor construction arrangements and methods
Patent Number: 7,856,786

Inventors: Beckert; Richard Dennis (Lake Stevens, WA), Drasnin; Sharon (Seattle, WA), Radko; Ronald Otto (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Software management systems and methods for automotive computing devices
Patent Number: 7,155,584

Inventors: Bedarida; Lorenzo (Vimercate, IT), Bartoli; Simone (Cambiago, IT), Surico; Stefano (Milan, IT), Frulio; Massimiliano (Milan, JP)
Title: System for performing fast testing during flash reference cell setting
Patent Number: 7,158,415

Inventors: Bedingham; William (Woodbury, MN), Aysta; James E. (Stillwater, MN), Robole; Barry W. (Woodville, WI), Wood; Kenneth B. (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Sample processing devices
Patent Number: 7,855,083

Inventors: Beeley; Nigel Robert Arnold (Solana Beach, CA), Prickett; Kathryn Susan (San Diego, CA)
Title: Exendin agonist compounds
Patent Number: 7,157,555

Inventors: Beer; Peter (Tutzing, DE)
Title: Memory chip with test logic taking into consideration the address of a redundant word line and method for testing a memory chip
Patent Number: 7,159,156

Inventors: Beh; Jih Hong (Sunnyvale, CA), Cheah; Ken Cheong (Penang, MY)
Title: Flexible latency in flash memory
Patent Number: 7,158,442

Inventors: Belanger; Donald (Chula Vista, CA), Escobar; Guillermo (Chula Vista, CA)
Title: Magnetic speaker grill
Patent Number: 7,856,114

Inventors: Belisle; Jon C. (Goodyear, AZ), Reed; David C. (Tucson, AZ), Smith; Max D. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Data set index record preservation
Patent Number: 8,918,400

Inventors: Bell; Debra M. (Boise, ID), Schoenfeld; Aaron M. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method and unit for selectively enabling an input buffer based on an indication of a clock transition
Patent Number: 7,155,630

Inventors: Bell; Robert G. (Palm Harbor, FL), Ben-Maimon; Carole S. (Merion, PA), Iskold; Beata (Livingston, NJ), Bronnenkant; Lance J. (Snyder, NY), Hait; Howard (Wilmington, DE), Reape; Kathleen Z. (Bryn Mawr, PA)
Title: Methods of hormonal treatment utilizing contraceptive regimens with continuous estrogen administration
Patent Number: 7,855,190

Inventors: Bell; Yvonne F. (Streamwood, IL)
Title: Lifenet
Patent Number: 7,856,361

Inventors: Bellows; Gregory Howard (Austin, TX), Dale; Jason N. (Austin, TX), Burdick; Dean Joseph (Austin, TX)
Title: Managing misaligned DMA addresses
Patent Number: 8,918,552

Inventors: Ben-David; Shoham (Haifa, IL)
Title: Generation of partial traces in model checking
Patent Number: 7,155,374

Inventors: Bender; Daniel (Garfield, AR)
Title: Poultry litter management device and method
Patent Number: 8,915,458

Inventors: Bender; Paul E. (San Diego, CA), Karmi; Gadi (Solana Beach, CA), Mohanty; Bibhu (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing configurable layers and protocols in a communications system
Patent Number: 7,158,537

Inventors: Bendor; Yarron (Scottsdale, AZ), Cole-Yocom; Marcia (Scottsdale, AZ), Barker; Donna (Mesa, AZ), Bartolucci; Stefano (London, GB), Mensink; Johannes Lambertus Maria (Tervuren, BE)
Title: Container for dispensing wipes
Patent Number: 7,854,346

Inventors: Benhase; Michael Thomas (Tucson, AZ), Gupta; Lokesh Mohan (Tucson, AZ), Hsu; Yu-Cheng (Tucson, AZ), Sanchez; Alfred Emilio (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Data archiving using data compression of a flash copy
Patent Number: 8,918,607

Inventors: Benn; Mark (Union, NJ)
Title: Agent for altering the color of keratin fibers containing a rheology modifying polymer and a fatty substance in an alkaline cream system
Patent Number: 8,915,973

Inventors: Bergh; Jonas (Kavlinge, SE)
Title: In-built FM antenna
Patent Number: 7,856,259

Inventors: Bergheaud; Philippe (Colmar, FR), Subhraveti; Dinesh Kumar (Milpitas, CA), Vertes; Marc Philippe (Saint-Lys, FR)
Title: Providing a process exclusive access to a page including a memory address to which a lock is granted to the process
Patent Number: 7,856,536

Inventors: Bergmann; Andreas (Berlin, DE), Ernst; Andrea (Hennigsdorf, DE), Hampel; Harald (Munich, DE)
Title: In vitro multiparameter determination method for the diagnosis and early diagnosis of neurodegenerative disorders
Patent Number: 8,916,388

Inventors: Bergquist; Mikael (Huddinge, SE), Kadlac; Otto (Sodertalje, SE)
Title: Powertrain for a vehicle and method for controlling a powertrain
Patent Number: 8,915,816

Inventors: Bergqvist; Jan-Ove (Malmo, SE), Svensson; Magnus (Lund, SE)
Title: Method and device for assessing the risk of fluid leakage in a heat exchanger with sensor
Patent Number: 7,857,036

Inventors: Beshai; Maged E. (Stittsville, CA)
Title: Circulating switch
Patent Number: 7,856,010

Inventors: Best; Bryant A. (Flowery Branch, GA), Mahoney; William G. (Suwanee, GA)
Title: Laser heater assembly
Patent Number: 7,157,664

Inventors: Beyda; William J. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for providing a secondary messaging system for a ToL communication system
Patent Number: 7,158,509

Inventors: Bezubic, Jr.; William Paul (Marshall, MI), Brown, Jr.; Claude (Jackson, MI)
Title: Cementitious exterior sheathing product having improved interlaminar bond strength
Patent Number: 7,155,866

Inventors: Bhattacharjee; Bishwaranjan (Yorktown Heights, NY), Bornea; Mihaela Ancuta (White Plains, NY), Dantressangle; Patrick (Hampshire, GB), Dolby; Julian (Bronx, NY), Srinivas; Kavitha (Rye, NY), Udrea; Octavian (Ossining, NY)
Title: Optimizing sparse schema-less data in relational stores
Patent Number: 8,918,434

Inventors: Bhattacharyya; Arup (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Methods for machine detection of at least one aspect of an object, methods for machine identification of a person, and methods of forming electronic systems
Patent Number: 7,158,401

Inventors: Bhattiprolu; Sukadev (Beaverton, OR), Venkateswararao; Jujjuri (Beaverton, OR), Myneni; Haren (Beaverton, OR), Naineni; Malahal R. (Beaverton, OR), Pulavarty; Badari (Beaverton, OR), Seetharaman; Chandra (Beaverton, OR), Sharoff; Narasimha Nageshrao (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Managing access to storage media
Patent Number: 8,918,862

Inventors: Bhogal; Kulir Singh (Fort Worth, TX), Boss; Gregory Jensen (Saginaw, MI), Hamilton; Rick A. (Charlottesville, VA), Sand; Anne R. (Peyton, CO)
Title: Method and system for synchronization and management of system activities with locally installed applications
Patent Number: 8,918,483

Inventors: Bichler; Manfred (Engelsberg, DE), Hommer; Herbert (Muhldorf, DE), Wutz; Konrad (Trostberg, DE)
Title: Polyether-containing copolymer
Patent Number: 7,855,260

Inventors: Bird; John (Huntington Station, NY), Kazakevich; Leonid (Plainview, NY)
Title: Communication station with automatic cable loss compensation
Patent Number: 7,155,257

Inventors: Bissonnette; Laurent C. (Portsmouth, RI), Dalton; Jeffrey L. (North Dartmouth, MA), Aoyama; Steven (Marion, MA)
Title: Golf ball with improved flight performance
Patent Number: 7,156,757

Inventors: Bittner, Jr.; Ray A. (Redmond, WA), Ginsberg; Michael (Redmond, WA)
Title: Dynamic address windowing on a PCI bus
Patent Number: 7,856,635

Inventors: Black; Kenneth Damon (Travelers Rest, SC), Casavant; Matthew Stephen (Greenville, SC)
Title: Piping assembly and method for connecting inner and outer shell in turbine system
Patent Number: 8,915,701

Inventors: Blackman; Robert Sage (Nevada City, CA), Weinstein; Stephen G. (Oakland, CA)
Title: Agreement management system and method
Patent Number: 7,155,419

Inventors: Blais; Normand (Laval, CA), Harvey; Martine (Laval, CA), Pilorget; Anthony (Laval, CA), Rioux; Clement (Laval, CA), Palmantier; Remi (Rixensart, BE)
Title: CASB7439 constructs
Patent Number: 8,916,514

Inventors: Bland; Kenneth (Edison, NJ), McDowell; Darrell (Spokane, WA)
Title: Communications platform
Patent Number: 8,918,124

Inventors: Blatter; Fritz (Reinach, CH), Reichenbacher; Katharina (Riehen, CH)
Title: Crystalline compound of 7-[(3R)-3-amino-1-oxo-4-(2, 4, 5-trifluorophenyl)butyl]-5, 6, 7, 8-tetrahydro-3-(tri fluoromethyl)-1, 2, 4 -triazolo[4,3-A]pyrazin
Patent Number: 8,916,559

Inventors: Blazic; Erik L. (Novi, MI), Stiles, Jr.; William O. F. (Farmington Hills, MI), Wist; Alan D. (Macomb, MI), Diliddo; Marc C (Macomb, MI)
Title: Apparatus and method for programming motor vehicle electronic control units
Patent Number: 7,155,324

Inventors: Blish, II; Richard C. (Saratoga, CA), Slevin; John James (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Prevention of counterfeit markings on semiconductor devices
Patent Number: 7,157,131

Inventors: Bloebaum; Leland Scott (Cary, NC)
Title: Apparatus, methods and computer program products for transmission of data over an adjustable synchronous radio channel
Patent Number: 7,855,973

Inventors: Bloebaum; Leland Scott (Cary, NC)
Title: Combined mass storage and subscriber identity module providing information security and apparatus for use therewith
Patent Number: 7,856,249

Inventors: Blonder; Greg E. (Summit, NJ), Amaya; Edmar M. (King of Prussia, PA)
Title: Illumination devices comprising white light emitting diodes and diode arrays and method and apparatus for making them
Patent Number: 7,157,745

Inventors: Bo; Gian Marco (Savona, IT)
Title: Method for current sensing in switched DC-to-DC converters
Patent Number: 7,855,538

Inventors: Boenders; Paulus (Oosterhout, NL)
Title: Method, circuit arrangement and camera for providing electronic scan reversal
Patent Number: 7,855,736

Inventors: Boersma; Maarten Jokob (Holzerlingen, DE), Krautz; Udo (Stuttgart, DE), Schmidt; Ulrike (Boeblingen, DE)
Title: Formal verification of a logic design
Patent Number: 8,918,747

Inventors: Bohm; Thomas (Zorneding, DE), Lammers; Stefan (South Burlington, VT), Rohr; Thomas (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device having a plurality of memory areas with memory elements
Patent Number: 7,158,405

Inventors: Bonalle; David S (New Rochelle, NY), Lasch; Ellen (New York, NY), Thomas; Tracey R. (Boonton, NJ), Webb; Lisa (Darien, CT)
Title: Foldable non-traditionally-sized RF transaction card system and method
Patent Number: 7,156,301

Inventors: Bond; Edward Arthur (Winchendon, MA)
Title: Device for aiding a user in removing items from a truck bed
Patent Number: 8,915,529

Inventors: Boney; Curtis L. (Houston, TX), James; Simon G. (Le Plessis-Robinson, FR)
Title: Degradable cement compositions containing degrading materials and methods of cementing in wellbores
Patent Number: 7,857,054

Inventors: Borgsmidt; Rasmus (Luxembourg, LU), Gould; Michael (Oulston, GB)
Title: Enterprise performance management software system having dynamic code generation
Patent Number: 8,918,755

Inventors: Bornemisza; Timothy (Middletown, NJ), Delvaux; Marc Raoul Auguste Ghislain (Metuchen, NJ), Amrany; Daniel (Wayside, NJ)
Title: System, apparatus, and method for ATM header compression for DSL links
Patent Number: 7,154,895

Inventors: Bortolini; Edward J. (Nederland, CO), Barthel; Dirk (Westminster, CO), Weverka; Robert T. (Boulder, CO), Weaver; Samuel Paul (Boulder, CO), Silveira; Paulo E. X. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Bidirectional wavelength cross connect architectures using wavelength routing elements
Patent Number: 7,155,084

Inventors: Bosch; Hendrikus G. P. (Aalsmeer, NL)
Title: Delayed network interface selection
Patent Number: 8,918,519

Inventors: Bosiers; Luc (Edegem, BE), Salmang-Frohard; Rodolfo (Terneuzen, NL)
Title: Dynamic mixing pump
Patent Number: 8,915,643

Inventors: Bostdorf; David E. (Mount Joy, PA)
Title: Offset diecut stack
Patent Number: 7,157,130

Inventors: Boswell; Brent R. (Aloha, OR), Pons; Thierry (Hadera, IL), Aviram; Tom (Tel Aviv, IL)
Title: Reducing power consumption in multi-precision floating point multipliers
Patent Number: 8,918,446

Inventors: Bott; Richard R. (Burlingame, CA), Cervin; Marguerite A. (Redwood City, CA), Kellis, Jr.; James T. (Woodside, CA), McAuliffe; Joseph C. (Sunnyvale, CA), Miasnikov; Andrei (Mountain View, CA), Peres; Caroline M. (Palo Alto, CA), Rife; Christopher Lee (Redwood City, CA), Wells; Derek H. (Palo Alto, CA), Weyler; Walter (San Francisco, CA), Whited; Gregory M. (Belmont, CA)
Title: Isoprene synthase variants for improved microbial production of isoprene
Patent Number: 8,916,370

Inventors: Boudreau; Nancy (San Francisco, CA), Young; David M. (Larkspur, CA), Myers; Cornelia (San Francisco, CA)
Title: HoxD3, HoxA3, and HoxB3 compositions and methods for improved wound healing
Patent Number: 7,157,439

Inventors: Bour; David P. (Cupertino, CA), Chua; Christopher L. (San Jose, CA), Johnson; Noble M. (Menlo Park, CA), Yang; Zhihong (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Semiconductor light emitting devices with non-epitaxial upper cladding
Patent Number: 7,856,040

Inventors: Bouti; Abdeslam (Swanton, VT)
Title: Injection molding machine spigotted shooting pot piston
Patent Number: 7,156,634

Inventors: Boutros; Joseph (Paris, FR), Lemois; Emmanuel (Paris, FR)
Title: Methods and apparatus for efficient and accurate coarse timing synchronization in burst demodulators
Patent Number: 7,154,967

Inventors: Boven; Michelle L. (Midland, MI), Keenihan; James R. (Midland, MI), Lickly; Stan (Midland, MI), Brown, Jr.; Claude (Saginaw, MI), Cleereman; Robert J. (Midland, MI), Plum; Timothy C. (Midland, MI)
Title: Direct mounted photovoltaic device with improved adhesion and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,915,030

Inventors: Bowen; James Harrison (Elizabeth City, NC)
Title: Switch with depth and lateral articulation detection using optical beam
Patent Number: 7,855,715

Inventors: Bowser; Reginald (Matthews, NC)
Title: Account management systems and methods
Patent Number: 7,155,407

Inventors: Boyd; David W (Greeley, CO)
Title: Digital image scanner with a variable aperture lens and multiple scanning speeds
Patent Number: 7,158,268

Inventors: Boyd; Patrick D. (Aloha, OR)
Title: Semiconductor package security features using thermochromatic inks and three-dimensional identification coding
Patent Number: 7,157,301

Inventors: Boyd; Thomas A. (Grandview, NY), Wagoner; Howard (Warwick, NY), Sanghvi; Suketu P. (Kendall Park, NJ), Verbicky; Christopher (Broadalbin, NY), Andruski; Stephen (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: (S)-N-methylnaltrexone
Patent Number: 8,916,581

Inventors: Bradin; David (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Production of polypropylene from renewable resources
Patent Number: 8,916,661

Inventors: Bradley; Desmond J. (Norfolk, GB), Carpenter; Rosemary (Norfolk, GB), Coen; Enrico S. (Norfolk, GB)
Title: Flowering genes
Patent Number: 7,157,279

Inventors: Braiman; Michael (Netanya, IL)
Title: GPS system for tracking an object of interest and method for using the same
Patent Number: 7,855,679

Inventors: Brain; Archibald I. J. (Surrey, GB)
Title: Laryngeal mask airway device
Patent Number: 7,156,100

Inventors: Braithwaite; Richard Neil (Orange, CA)
Title: System and method for control of loop alignment in adaptive feed forward amplifiers
Patent Number: 7,157,967

Inventors: Brano; Jan (Hamden, CT)
Title: Appliance alarm assembly
Patent Number: 8,917,185

Inventors: Braun; Daniel (Paris, FR), Mueller; Gerhard (Munich, DE)
Title: MRAM cell with domain wall switching and field select
Patent Number: 7,154,773

Inventors: Bravo; Jose F. (Mamaroneck, NY), Crume; Jeffery L. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Detecting man-in-the-middle attacks in electronic transactions using prompts
Patent Number: 8,917,826

Inventors: Brcka; Jozef (Loundonville, NY)
Title: Modulated gap segmented antenna for inductively-coupled plasma processing system
Patent Number: 7,854,213

Inventors: Breen; Joseph G. (River Vale, NJ)
Title: Energy conservation in a self-contained air-conditioning unit
Patent Number: 7,854,141

Inventors: Breton; Marcel P. (Mississauga, CA), Boils-Boissier; Danielle C. (Mississauga, CA), Thomas, Jr.; Jule W. (West Linn, OR), Titterington; Donald R. (Newberg, OR), Goodbrand; H. Bruce (Hamilton, CA), Banning; Jeffrey H. (Hillsboro, OR), Wuest; James D. (Montreal, CA), Laliberte; Dominic (Montreal, CA), Perron; Marie-Eve (Les Cedres, CA)
Title: Alkylated urea and triaminotriazine compounds and phase change inks containing same
Patent Number: 7,157,601

Inventors: Brewer; Beth Ann (La Mesa, CA), Kenagy; Jason B. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for billing for usage-based group communication between wireless devices
Patent Number: 7,155,203

Inventors: Brewer; Derek Ryan (Rochester, MN), Bockus; Michael Andrew (Austin, TX), Bockus, Jr.; Gordon (Austin, TX), Wilhelm; Robert Dale (Cheyenne, WY)
Title: Secure remote control of notification operations of communication devices
Patent Number: 8,918,081

Inventors: Brewer; James E. (Lino Lakes, MN), Kroll; Mark W. (Simi Valley, CA), Simcoe; Scott H. (Portland, OR)
Title: Pathway management for CHF patients
Patent Number: 7,155,277

Inventors: Brill; Eric D. (Redmond, WA), Daume, III; Harold C. (Culver City, CA)
Title: User intent discovery
Patent Number: 7,158,966

Inventors: Bringans; Ross D. (Cupertino, CA), Peeters; Eric (Fremont, CA)
Title: Steerable free space optical interconnect apparatus
Patent Number: 7,155,129

Inventors: Brink; Markus (White Plains, NY), Engelmann; Sebastian U. (New York, NY), Fuller; Nicholas C. M. (North Hills, NY), Guillorn; Michael A. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Miyazoe; Hiroyuki (White Plains, NY), Nakamura; Masahiro (Eastchester, NY)
Title: High fidelity patterning employing a fluorohydrocarbon-containing polymer
Patent Number: 8,916,054

Inventors: Bristow; Paul A. (Brighton, MI), Hipwell; Jesse G. (Columbiaville, MI), Hemstreet; Richard D. (Warren, MI)
Title: Twin-sheet thermoforming process
Patent Number: 7,157,034

Inventors: Bro.beta.mann; Anna (Munchen, DE), Ehrensberger; Julia (Munchen, DE), Goczol; Andrzej (Niefern-Oschelbronn, DE), Hegendorfer; Michael (Grobenzell, DE), Hibelt; Robert (Mering, DE), Kotlinski; Thomas (Munchen, DE), Metz; Daniel (Karlsdorf-Neuthard, DE), Panten; Stefan (Frankfurt, DE), Rutsch; Klaus-Heiner (Aalen, DE), Schneider; Ilka (Munchen, DE), Wellhausen; Julia (Munchen, DE), Wilde; Thomas (Karlsruhe, DE)
Title: Range extractor hood
Patent Number: 8,915,983

Inventors: Broderick; Neil Gregory Raphael (Southampton, GB), Hewak; Daniel William (Southampton, GB), Monro; Tanya Mary (Southampton, GB), Richardson; David John (Southampton, GB), West; Yvonne Deana (Southampton, GB)
Title: Holey optical fibres of non-silica based glass
Patent Number: 7,155,099

Inventors: Brodie; Alan (Palo Alto, CA), Nasser-Ghodsi; Mehran (Hamilton, MA)
Title: Contamination pinning for auger analysis
Patent Number: 7,855,362

Inventors: Bronskill; John (Bellevue, WA), Gangnet; Michel (Saint Germain, FR)
Title: System and method for drawing and painting with warped bitmap brushes
Patent Number: 7,158,138

Inventors: Bronson; Timothy C. (Round Rock, TX), Drapala; Garrett M. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Blake; Michael A. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Walters; Craig R. (Highland, NY), Mak; Pak-Kin (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Multilevel cache hierarchy for finding a cache line on a remote node
Patent Number: 8,918,587

Inventors: Brooker; Christopher G. (New Paltz, NY), Foster; Alfred F. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Mari; Charles E. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Miller, Jr.; Robert (Poughkeepsie, NY), Morgenstern; Harris M. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Otto; Walter W. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Partlow; Steven M. (Beacon, NY), Rankin; Thomas F. (Wallkill, NY), Tuttle; Scott B. (Staatsburg, NY), Tzortzatos; Elpida (Lagrangeville, NY)
Title: Defragmentation of storage class memory managed in extents
Patent Number: 8,918,617

Inventors: Brown; Aaron Ches (Austin, TX), Frankeny; Jeff Jerome (Austin, TX), Hsu; James Kai (Austin, TX), Kincaid; Glenn Owen (Austin, TX)
Title: Automated system latency detection for fabric simulation
Patent Number: 8,918,307

Inventors: Brown; James D. (Casalia, OH)
Title: Cooking grid
Patent Number: 7,856,970

Inventors: Brown; Jennifer B. (Berlin, MD), Dimarzio; Paul T. (Bethel, CT), Durniak; Timothy (Poughkeepsie, NY), Friedlander; Robert R. (Southbury, CT), Kraemer; James R. (Santa Fe, NM)
Title: Optimizing it infrastructure configuration
Patent Number: 8,918,457

Inventors: Brown; John Phillip (New Brunswick, CA)
Title: Frame for attachment to a dock structure having means to receive containers
Patent Number: 7,156,038

Inventors: Brown; Justin D. (Seattle, WA), Smith; John W. (Seattle, WA), Link; Craig A. (Seattle, WA), Im; Hoon (Sunnyvale, CA), Barry; Charles H. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Distributed load balancing for single entry-point systems
Patent Number: 7,155,515

Inventors: Browne; Kevin F. (Issaquah, WA), Schwiebert; Erik V. (Seattle, WA), Connolly; Michael C. (Seattle, WA), Price; Geoffrey M. (Carnation, WA)
Title: Method for creating an embedded database in a spreadsheet
Patent Number: 7,155,665

Inventors: Brox; Martin (Munich, DE), Muff; Simon (Mering, DE)
Title: Method for producing a circuit module comprising at least one integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,855,463

Inventors: Brox; Martin (Munich, DE), Schneider; Ronny (Munich, DE)
Title: Digital data inversion flag generator circuit
Patent Number: 8,918,597

Inventors: Bruder; Herbert (Hochstadt, DE), Flohr; Thomas (Uehlfeld, DE)
Title: CT scanner and method for helical scanning of an examination object which has at least one portion undergoing periodic motion
Patent Number: 7,856,077

Inventors: Brugler; Thomas Stanton (Research Triangle Park, NC), Conzola; Vincent Charles (Research Triangle Park, NC), Craig; Randall Avery (Research Triangle Park, NC), Franks; John Paul (Research Triangle Park, NC), Molander; Mark E. (Research Triangle Park, NC)
Title: Auto suggestion tool
Patent Number: 8,918,405

Inventors: Bruhwiler; Eduard (Turgi, CH)
Title: Exhaust gas housing for a gas turbine and method for producing same
Patent Number: 8,915,707

Inventors: Brustoloni; Jose' C. (Westfield, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for robust NAT interoperation with IPSEC'S IKE and ESP tunnel mode
Patent Number: 7,155,740

Inventors: Bryan; Jeffrey (Califon, NJ)
Title: Adjustable mailbox post
Patent Number: 8,915,475

Inventors: Brzezinski; Daniel (Hudsonville, MI), Bahamonde; Michael S. (Weston, FL), Witkowski; Todd R. (Zeeland, MI), Supanich; Michael A. (Holland, MI)
Title: System and method of synchronizing an in-vehicle control system with a remote source
Patent Number: 8,918,244

Inventors: Bulovic; Vladimer (Cambridge, MA), Mandell; Aaron (Boston, MA), Perlman; Andrew (Boston, MA)
Title: Molecular memory device
Patent Number: 7,157,750

Inventors: Bunnage; Mark Edward (Concord, MA), Cook; Andrew Simon (Sandwich, GB), Cui; Jingrong Jean (San Diego, CA), Dack; Kevin Nell (Sandwich, GB), Deal; Judith Gail (San Diego, CA), Gu; Danlin (San Diego, CA), He; Mingying (San Diego, CA), Johnson; Patrick Stephen (Sandwich, GB), Johnson; Ted William (San Diego, CA), Le; Phuong Thi Quy (San Diego, CA), Palmer; Cynthia Louise (San Diego, CA), Shen; Hong (San Diego, CA)
Title: Alkoxy-substituted 2-aminopyridines as ALK inhibitors
Patent Number: 8,916,593

Inventors: Burd; Gregory (San Jose, CA)
Title: Detection in the presence of media noise
Patent Number: 7,155,660

Inventors: Burke; James (Bloomfield, CT)
Title: Golf training device and method
Patent Number: 7,156,748

Inventors: Burke; Joseph P. (Carlsbad, CA), Wengler; Michael J. (Carlsbad, CA), Rao; Bhaskar D. (San Diego, CA), Simon; Harris S. (Poway, CA)
Title: Transmit pre-correction in a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 7,155,231

Inventors: Burns, Jr.; John Glasgow (Cincinnati, OH), Yamamoto; Yoichiro (Cologne, DE)
Title: Method for bifolding an article and article made thereby
Patent Number: 8,915,832

Inventors: Burns; Rickey Dean (Alpharetta, GA), Werne; Tory Deane (Woodstock, GA), Marut; Michele Rose (White Plains, NY), McGroary; Paul Denis (Giosonia, PA), Hoeveler; Mark (Bothell, WA), Vel; Aashi (Cambridge, MA)
Title: System and method for filling a portable liquefied gas storage/delivery system
Patent Number: 8,915,268

Inventors: Busch; Patrick (Veldhoven, NL)
Title: Wireless communication network with automatic threshold adjustment
Patent Number: 7,155,247

Inventors: Buswell; John I. (Athens, OH)
Title: Simulating EEPROM in virtual distributed switches
Patent Number: 8,918,582

Inventors: Buswell; John I. (Athens, OH)
Title: Protection of interpreted source code in virtual appliances
Patent Number: 8,918,653

Inventors: Butler; David (Richardson, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for implementing optical supervisory channel using broadband noise modulation
Patent Number: 7,158,289

Inventors: Buttet; Jean-Pierre (Martigny, CH)
Title: Modular computer
Patent Number: 7,158,757

Inventors: Buyukkoc; Cagatay (Holmdel, NJ), Houck; David J (Colts Neck, NJ), Johri; Pravin Kumar (Aberdeen, NJ), Meier-Hellstern; Kathleen S. (Cranbury, NJ), Michelson; Steven M. (Freehold, NJ), Milito; Rodolfo Alberto (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Integrating switching and facility networks
Patent Number: 7,158,524

Inventors: Cadieux; Robert R (St. Albans, VT), Estes; Scott A (Essex Junction, VT), Krywanczyk; Timothy C (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Corrosion inhibitor additives to prevent semiconductor device bond-pad corrosion during wafer dicing operations
Patent Number: 7,855,130

Inventors: Cahill; Brian T. (Oak Creek, WI)
Title: Magnetic latching switch
Patent Number: 7,157,653

Inventors: Cai; Jin (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Chang; Leland (New York, NY), Sleight; Jeffrey W. (Ridgefield, CT)
Title: Complementary SOI lateral bipolar for SRAM in a CMOS platform
Patent Number: 8,917,547

Inventors: Cai; Xiaohua (Shanghai, CN), Li; Yufu (Shanghai, CN), Nachimuthu; Murugasamy (Hillsboro, OR), Khanna; Rahul (Portland, OR), Daniel AW; Koo Heng (Cupertino, CA), Lin; Wenson (Fremont, CA)
Title: Dynamically discovering a system topology
Patent Number: 7,856,551

Inventors: Calico; John M. (Marietta, GA)
Title: Method of forming an electric motor
Patent Number: 7,155,804

Inventors: Calis; Ursula (Munich, DE), Garcia Jimenez; Jose Ramon (Nussdorf, DE), Lieb; Thomas (Munich, DE), Seehuber; Hans (Ruhpolding, DE), Stitzl; Bernd (Lauter, DE)
Title: Electric domestic appliance
Patent Number: 7,157,669

Inventors: Caluori; Giuseppe (Dollard-des-Ormeaux, CA)
Title: Recessed lighting fixture
Patent Number: 7,854,537

Inventors: Cameron; Kelly B. (Irvine, CA), Tran; Hau Thien (Irvine, CA), Shen; Ba-Zhong (Irvine, CA), Jones; Christopher R. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for parallel decoding of turbo encoded data
Patent Number: 7,158,589

Inventors: Cameron; Kirk (Blacksburg, VA), Turner; Joseph (Christiansburg, VA)
Title: Systems, devices, and/or methods for managing energy usage
Patent Number: 8,918,657

Inventors: Camillo-Castillo; Renata (Essex Junction, VT), Harame; David L. (Essex Junction, VT), Liu; Qizhi (Lexington, MA), Malladi; Ramana M. (Williston, VT), Pekarik; John J. (Underhill, VT)
Title: Bipolar junction transistor with multiple emitter fingers
Patent Number: 8,916,446

Inventors: Campbell; Colin Alan (South Pasadena, CA)
Title: Wheel mechanism
Patent Number: 7,854,435

Inventors: Campbell; Timothy Scott (Gotha, FL), Hinckley; Kelly (Orlando, FL), Murphey; Paul B. (Winter Garden, FL), Oman; Daniel M. (Orlando, FL), Wheeler; Paul Edward (Clermont, FL)
Title: Methods of downstream microwave photoresist removal and via clean, particularly following Stop-On TiN etching
Patent Number: 7,157,375

Inventors: Campos Silva; Marcelo (Joinville, BR), Vallejo Noriega; Alvaro (Saint Joseph, MI)
Title: Method and apparatus for determining load fall in a laundry treating appliance
Patent Number: 8,915,972

Inventors: Cannon; Joseph M. (Harleysville, PA), Fischer; Jonathan H. (Longmont, CO), Veschi; John P. (Fogelsville, PA)
Title: Unified passcode pairing of piconet devices
Patent Number: 7,155,163

Inventors: Carlin; Peter (Seattle, WA), Fang; Jun (Sammamish, WA), O'Neil; Elizabeth Jean (Cambridge, MA), O'Neil; Patrick Eugene (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Compressed normalized character comparison with inversion
Patent Number: 7,155,442

Inventors: Carlson; Brian L. (Rochester, MN), Chamberlin; Bruce J. (Vestal, NY), Hoffmeyer; Mark K. (Rochester, MN), Katnani; Ahmad D. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Kelly; Matthew S. (Ontario, CA), Killinger; Gregory S. (Rochester, MN), Kline; Eric V. (Rochester, MN), Rothschild; Wayne J. (Rochester, MN), Taylor; Jeffrey A. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Heat sink
Patent Number: 7,856,341

Inventors: Carlson; David W. (Windham, ME)
Title: Web-format polishing pads and methods for manufacturing and using web-format polishing pads in mechanical and chemical-mechanical planarization of microelectronic substrates
Patent Number: 7,156,727

Inventors: Carlson; William D. (Weston, MA), Keck; Peter C. (Millbury, MA), Sworin; Michael (Marlborough, MA), Bosukonda; Dattatreyamurty (Shrewsbury, MA)
Title: TDF-related compounds and analogs thereof
Patent Number: 8,916,686

Inventors: Carolan; Kevin Michael (Webster, NY)
Title: Systems and methods for reducing torque disturbance in devices having an endless belt
Patent Number: 7,157,873

Inventors: Carson; Joyce B. (Campobello, SC)
Title: Method of calibrating an engraving machine
Patent Number: 7,158,265

Inventors: Carson; William D. (Renton, WA)
Title: Heat recovery using fluidized spray tower
Patent Number: 7,156,381

Inventors: Carter; Melvin K. (Lincoln, CA)
Title: Formation of hydroxycarbonyl compounds
Patent Number: 7,855,311

Inventors: Carty; Clark A. (Brunswick, OH)
Title: Wireless LAN monitoring device
Patent Number: 7,155,167

Inventors: Caruso; Steven J. (Antioch, IL)
Title: Gardening components
Patent Number: 7,856,756

Inventors: Casaccia; Lorenzo (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for automatically terminating a call
Patent Number: 7,158,625

Inventors: Casco-Arias Sanchez; Luis B. (Austin, TX), Jordan; Todd D. (Raleigh, NC), Kuehr-McLaren; David G. (Apex, NC), Love; Oriana J. (Richland, WA), Palmieri; David W. (Cary, NC), Plachco; Chrystian L. (Morrisville, NC), Rajamani; Magesh (Pune, IN), Robke; Jeffrey T. (Apex, NC)
Title: Role engineering scoping and management
Patent Number: 8,918,425

Inventors: Casco-Arias Sanchez; Luis B. (Austin, TX), Jordan; Todd D. (Raleigh, NC), Kuehr-McLaren; David G. (Apex, NC), Love; Oriana J. (Richland, WA), Palmieri; David W. (Cary, NC), Plachco; Chrystian L. (Morrisville, NC), Rajamani; Magesh (Pune, IN), Robke; Jeffrey T. (Apex, NC)
Title: Role engineering scoping and management
Patent Number: 8,918,426

Inventors: Caskey; Sasha P. (New York, NY), Hamilton, II; Rick A. (Charlottesville, VA), Kanevsky; Dimitri (Ossining, NY), Sainath; Tara N. (New York, NY)
Title: Providing multi-lingual searching of mono-lingual content
Patent Number: 8,918,308

Inventors: Caspi; Rami (Sunnyvale, CA), Beyda; William J. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Telephone system responsive to call control protocol
Patent Number: 7,856,091

Inventors: Casselman; Steven (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: FPGA co-processor for accelerated computation
Patent Number: 7,856,545

Inventors: Casselman; Steven (Sunnyvale, CA), Sample; Stephen (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Configurable processor module accelerator using a programmable logic device
Patent Number: 7,856,546

Inventors: Cedeno; Jesus (Weston, FL)
Title: Instructional time and time management apparatus, method and computer program product
Patent Number: 8,917,580

Inventors: Cesar; Christian Lenz (Shrub Oak, NY), Chan; Shun-Shing (Fresh Meadows, NY), Cofino; Thomas A. (Rye, NY), Goldman; Kenneth Alan (Norwalk, CT), Greene; Sharon Louise (Mt. Kisco, NY), Heinrich; Harley Kent (Everett, NY), McAuliffe; Kevin P. (Cortlandt Manor, NY)
Title: System and method for radio frequency tag group select
Patent Number: 7,158,046

Inventors: Cha; Sungwhan (Irvine, CA), Kim; Yoonjung (Irvine, CA)
Title: Key management system and organizer
Patent Number: 8,915,356

Inventors: Chae; Su-Nam (Jeollabuk-Do, KR), Kim; Moo-Youl (Seoul, KR), Oh; Joon-Hwan (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Lee; Tae-Hee (Seoul, KR), Kim; Kyeong-Yun (Seoul, KR), Lee; Jang-Seok (Incheon, KR), Jhee; Sung (Seognam, KR), Cho; Nam Soo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Refrigerator having cross flow fan
Patent Number: 7,155,926

Inventors: Chafeev; Mikhail (Khimki, RU), Chowdhury; Sultan (Surrey, CA), Fraser; Lauren (Palmerston North, NZ), Fu; Jianmin (Coquitlam, CA), Langille; Jonathan (Quaker Hill, CT), Liu; Shifeng (Coquitlam, CA), Sun; Jianyu (Burnaby, CA), Sun; Shaoyi (Coquitlam, CA), Sviridov; Serguei (Burnaby, CA), Wood; Mark (Port Moody, CA), Zenova; Alla Yurevna (Vancouver, CA), Jia; Qi (Burnaby, CA), Cadieux; Jean-Jacques Alexandre (Burnaby, CA), Gauthier; Simon J. (Vancouver, CA), Douglas; Amy Frances (Saskatoon, CA), Hsieh; Tom (Burnaby, CA), Chakka; Nagasree (Waltham, MA), Cikojevic; Zoran (Port Coquitlam, CA)
Title: Spiro-oxindole compounds and their use as therapeutic agents
Patent Number: 8,916,580

Inventors: Chaichanavong; Panu (Mountain View, CA), Burd; Gregory (San Jose, CA)
Title: Enumerative DC-RLL constrained coding
Patent Number: 7,855,665

Inventors: Chaiko; David J. (Naperville, IL)
Title: Polyolefin nanocomposites
Patent Number: 7,157,516

Inventors: Chamberlain; John Charles (Hickory, NC), Blew; Douglas (Mooresville, NC)
Title: Composite communications cables having a fiber optic component located adjacent an outer surface of the central conductor of a coaxial cable component and related methods
Patent Number: 8,917,964

Inventors: Chambers; Douglas C. (Meridian, ID)
Title: Methods and apparatus for a flexible circuit interposer
Patent Number: 7,855,341

Inventors: Chan; Andre Sirilutporn (Milpitas, CA), Hendriks; Ferdinand (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Hard disk drive with aerodynamic diffuser, contraction, and fairing for disk base and re-acceleration drag reduction
Patent Number: 7,158,342

Inventors: Chancey; Raphael P. (Leander, TX), He; Lei (Beijing, CN), Kahan; Eduardo T. (Longwood, FL)
Title: Generating and using constraints associated with software related products
Patent Number: 8,918,796

Inventors: Chandrasekher; Yasmin A. (Mercer Island, WA), Jaspers; Stephen R. (Edmonds, WA)
Title: Method for treating inflammation
Patent Number: 7,855,269

Inventors: Chang; Chris (Taipei, Taipei City, 10499, TW)
Title: Method for controlling light
Patent Number: 7,855,658

Inventors: Chang; Lu (Cupertino, CA), Lambert; Paul A. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for performing a handoff of a data communication session from one network to another network
Patent Number: 8,918,051

Inventors: Chang; On Kok (San Jose, CA), Pham; Ai Quoc (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Rebalancing electrolytes in redox flow battery systems
Patent Number: 8,916,281

Inventors: Chang; Shao-Han (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Optical plate and backlight module using same
Patent Number: 7,854,540

Inventors: Chang; Yeh-Ching (Taichung, TW), Lin; Hsien-Cheng (Taichung, TW)
Title: Adjustable driving tool
Patent Number: 8,915,169

Inventors: Chang; Yuan-Shun (Taipei, TW), Tsai; Yi-Yun (Penghu County, TW), Tu; Kao-Way (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Trenched power semiconductor device and fabrication method thereof
Patent Number: 8,916,930

Inventors: Chapa; Fernando (Harold, CA), Calle; Guillermo A. (Moorpark, CA), Kruger; Tracey L. (Valencia, CA), Johnston; Jacob (Winnetka, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for automatically determining an implant side associated with a cochlear implant
Patent Number: 8,918,182

Inventors: Chapman; Phillip Francis (Colchester, VT), Collins; David S. (Williston, VT), Voldman; Steven H. (South Burlington, VT)
Title: Structure for a latchup robust array I/O using through wafer via
Patent Number: 7,855,420

Inventors: Chapman; Teddie C. (Tampa, FL), Terry, III; James C. (Wesley Chapel, FL)
Title: Water aeration device and method
Patent Number: 7,156,377

Inventors: Charneau; Pierre (Paris, FR), Clavel; Francois (Paris, FR), Borman; Andrew (Villemeux-sur-Eure, FR), Quillent; Caroline (Vitry sur Seine, FR), Guetard; Denise (Paris, FR), Montagnier; Luc (Le Plessis-Robinson, FR), Donjon De Saint-Martin; Jacqueline (Clamart, FR), Cohen; Jacques H. M. (Reims, FR)
Title: Nucleotide sequences of HIV-1 type (or subtype) O retrovirus antigens
Patent Number: 7,157,225

Inventors: Charych; Harold (Poquott, NY)
Title: RF identification apparatus for pallet conveyances
Patent Number: 7,155,304

Inventors: Charych; Harold (Poquott, NY)
Title: Wireless pet barrier using RFID
Patent Number: 8,917,172

Inventors: Chatterjee; Pranab (Nadia, IN), Nath; Asok (Gurgaon, IN), Sokhi; Sarbjot Singh (Amritsar, IN), Prasad; Mohan (Gurgaon, IN)
Title: Process for the preparation of febuxostat
Patent Number: 8,916,713

Inventors: Chaudhuri; Sid (East Brunswick, NJ), Goldstein; Evan L. (Little Silver, NJ)
Title: Transparent optical switch
Patent Number: 7,158,696

Inventors: Chaudhuri; Surajit (Redmond, WA), Agrawal; Sanjay (Kirkland, WA), Narasayya; Vivek (Redmond, WA)
Title: Time-bound database tuning
Patent Number: 7,155,459

Inventors: Chavernac; Pascal (Carcassonne, FR)
Title: Method and device for verifying physical recognition between a caller and a called party
Patent Number: 8,918,089

Inventors: Chawla; Deepak (Ocean, NJ), Muller; Urs A. (Keyport, NJ)
Title: Hardware interface access control for mobile applications
Patent Number: 8,918,841

Inventors: Chen; Bih-Cherng (Hsinchu, TW), Huang; Hsing-Chien (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Interconnection routing method
Patent Number: 7,155,696

Inventors: Chen; David Zhi (Richardson, TX)
Title: Optical multi-port connectors
Patent Number: 8,915,654

Inventors: Chen; David Zhi (Richardson, TX)
Title: Dynamic communication splitter
Patent Number: 8,917,989

Inventors: Chen; Fen (Williston, VT), Dufresne; Roger A. (Fairfax, VT), Feng; Kai D. (Hopewell Junction, NY), St-Pierre; Richard J. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Analyzing EM performance during IC manufacturing
Patent Number: 8,917,104

Inventors: Chen; Feng (Singapore, SG), Leong; Lup San (Singapore, SG), Lin; Charles (Singapore, SG)
Title: Polishing apparatus and method for forming an integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,156,726

Inventors: Chen; Hancun (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Medical device coating configuration and method for improved lubricity and durability
Patent Number: 7,857,008

Inventors: Chen; Hsien-Ta (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Packing box for headphones
Patent Number: 7,854,373

Inventors: Chen; Hui (Zhangzhou, CN), Chen; Yueqing (Zhangzhou, CN)
Title: Minute pressure grill
Patent Number: 8,915,178

Inventors: Chen; Jian-Guo (Basking Ridge, NJ), Sonnier; David P. (Austin, TX), Arulambalam; Ambalavanar (Edison, NJ), Clune; David E. (Califon, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing multiple data class differentiation with priorities using a single scheduling structure
Patent Number: 7,159,219

Inventors: Chen; Po-Chou (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Light source module using lasers as light source
Patent Number: 8,915,614

Inventors: Chen; Po-Chou (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Vehicle headlamp system
Patent Number: 8,915,632

Inventors: Chen; Qiang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Heat dissipation device
Patent Number: 8,917,503

Inventors: Chen; Tung-Yang (Tainan, TW)
Title: ESD device layout for effectively reducing internal circuit area and avoiding ESD and breakdown damage and effectively protecting high voltage IC
Patent Number: 7,855,419

Inventors: Chen; Xiaohua (Randolph, NJ), Nabhane; Walid E. (Mount Laurel, NJ), Salvarani; Alexandro (Edison, NJ)
Title: Fast method for adjusting downlink transmitted power
Patent Number: 7,155,250

Inventors: Chen; Yean-Chang (Taoyuan, TW), Chen; Chia-Chieh (Taoyuan, TW), Chen; Kuan-Yin (Taoyuan, TW), Liu; Hsueh-Hsuan (Taoyuan, TW), Lin; Bin (Taoyuan, TW), Lee; Meng-Chou (Taoyuan, TW), Kuo; Ming-Chao (Taoyuan, TW), Hwang; Wen-Song (Taoyuan, TW), Fu; Ying-Kai (Taoyuan, TW), Lin; Wuu-Jyh (Taoyuan, TW), Shen; Lie-Hang (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Method of hormesis for seaweed through irradiation
Patent Number: 7,854,090

Inventors: Chen; Zheng (Colorado Springs, CO), Paz de Araujo; Carlos A. (Colorado Springs, CO), McMillan; Larry D. (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Non-destructive readout of ferroelectric memories
Patent Number: 7,154,768

Inventors: Cheng; Chien-Fei (Shindian, TW), Chen; Bruce (Jiali Jen, TW), Lu; Yuan-Ching (Jungli, TW), Lin; Li-Ren (Hsin-Chu, TW), Wang; Shi-Ming (Tainan, TW), Yeh; Pei-Chen (Taipei, TW)
Title: Wireless wafer carrier identification and enterprise data synchronization
Patent Number: 7,158,850

Inventors: Cheng; Chung-Long (Hsin-Chu, TW), Thei; Kong-Beng (Po-Sham Village, Hsin-Chu Country, TW), Kao; Jung-Hui (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Ozone vapor clean method
Patent Number: 7,157,351

Inventors: Cheng; Jen Kai (Taipei County, TW), Lu; Chien Lung (Taipei County, TW), Hsien; Chun Nan (Taipei County, TW), Wang; Yu Teng (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Magneto-electric-induction conversion system of wireless input device
Patent Number: 7,856,220

Inventors: Cheng; Mark W. (San Diego, CA), Miller; Keith (Plano, TX)
Title: Apparatus, and associated method, for facilitating maintenance of sensitivity level of data communicated in a packet communication system
Patent Number: 7,154,909

Inventors: Cheng; Yu-Tsan (New Taipei, TW), Chen; Wen-Chang (New Taipei, TW), Chen; Shin-Wen (New Taipei, TW), Chen; Wen-Hsiung (New Taipei, TW), Peng; Shu-Sheng (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Circuit board assembly and camera module using same
Patent Number: 8,917,340

Inventors: Cheng; Yue (Shenyang, CN), Last; Bernd (Reutlingen, DE), Hammer; Jochen (Stuttgart, DE), Reustlen; Harald (Sachsenheim, DE), Ruthmann; Andreas (Eberdingen, DE)
Title: Glow plug
Patent Number: 8,916,800

Inventors: Chevallier; Christophe (Palo Alto, CA), Leong; See Kit (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Permanent memory block protection in a flash memory device
Patent Number: 7,155,589

Inventors: Chew; Chwei-Po (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Clock data recovery method and circuit for network communication
Patent Number: 7,158,601

Inventors: Chi; Sien (Hsin-Chu, TW), Chen; Nan-Kuang (Taipei Hsien, TW), Tseng; Shiao-Min (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Wide-band fiber-optic tunable filter
Patent Number: 7,155,089

Inventors: Chikami; Mototaka (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Imaging unit and electronic device using the same
Patent Number: 7,855,846

Inventors: Chirayil; Thomas (Danbury, CT), Zimmermann; Curtis J. (Cold Spring, NY), Johnson; Geoffrey M. (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Method of making thin film structures and compositions thereof
Patent Number: 8,916,234

Inventors: Chirinos; Manuel (Los Teques, VE), Silva; Felix (Edo. Miranda, VE), Siachoque; Gerson (Edo. Miranda, VE), Marquina; Miguel (Edo. Miranda, VE), Paraco; Miguel A. (Edo. Miranda, VE), Morfes; Galanda (Edo. Miranda, VE), Conde; Carlos (Municipio Sucre, VE)
Title: Process for improving and recuperating waste, heavy and extra heavy hydrocarbons
Patent Number: 7,854,836

Inventors: Chishima; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Camera device
Patent Number: 7,856,180

Inventors: Chitrapu; Prabhakar R. (Blue Bell, PA)
Title: User controlled transaction archiving
Patent Number: 7,155,208

Inventors: Chiu; Shih-Jung (Anding Township, Tainan County, TW), Ho; Hsu-Feng (Taipei, TW)
Title: Compensation method for detecting the seeking speed of an optical disk drive
Patent Number: 7,154,821

Inventors: Chmielewski; Harry J. (Brunswick, GA), Hamed; Othman A. (Jesup, GA), Haeussler; Michael (Savannah, GA)
Title: Plasticizing formulation for fluff pulp and plasticized fluff pulp products made therefrom
Patent Number: 7,854,822

Inventors: Cho; Hong-jin (Seoul, KR), Ko; Byeong-seob (Suwon-si, KR), Rhee; Dong-ho (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling operation of booting video image reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,918,629

Inventors: Cho; Hyun-Wook (Daegu, KR), Park; Dae-Gyue (Daegu, KR), Son; Jae-Gon (Daegu, KR), Kim; Kang-Wook (Daegu, KR)
Title: Method for processing VOD data in mobile station
Patent Number: 7,856,648

Inventors: Cho; In Haeng (Changwon-si, KR), Kim; Joung Hun (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Dishwasher and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 7,854,806

Inventors: Cho; Jae Gyu (Kyongsangnam-do, KR), Park; Sam Je (Kyongsangnam-do, KR), Yoo; Song Kue (Kyongsangnam-do, KR), Kim; Sun Woo (Kyongsangnam-do, KR), Heo; Il Rok (Pusan-Kwangyoki-shi, KR)
Title: Balance weight in drum type washing machine and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,155,942

Inventors: Cho; Kwong Ming (Siu Sai Wan, HK)
Title: Self-adjusting pillow
Patent Number: 7,856,686

Inventors: Choi; Hong-Keun (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Battery pack
Patent Number: 8,916,286

Inventors: Choi; Hyun Seok (Yongin, KR)
Title: Power train of automatic transmission
Patent Number: 7,854,677

Inventors: Choi; Jin Soo (Anyang-si, KR), Cho; Han Gyu (Anyang-si, KR), Kwak; Jin Sam (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Wook Bong (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting a segment identifier in a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,918,110

Inventors: Choi; Jong-Ryoo (Yuseong-gu, KR), Kim; Jeong-Min (Yuseong-gu, KR), Roh; Kee-Yoon (Yuseong-gu, KR), Cho; Dong-Gyu (Yuseong-gu, KR), Lim; Jae-Hong (Yuseong-gu, KR), Hwang; Jae-Taeg (Yuseong-gu, KR), Cho; Woo-Young (Yuseong-gu, KR), Jang; Hyun-Sook (Yuseong-gu, KR), Lee; Chang-Ho (Yuseong-gu, KR), Choi; Tae-Saeng (Yuseong-gu, KR), Kim; Chung-Mi (Yuseong-gu, KR), Kim; Yong-Zu (Yuseong-gu, KR), Kim; Tae-Kyun (Yuseong-gu, KR), Cho; Seung-Joo (Yuseong-gu, KR), Kim; Gyoung-Won (Yuseong-gu, KR)
Title: Acyclic nucleoside phosphonate derivatives, salts thereof and process for the preparation of the same
Patent Number: 7,157,448

Inventors: Choi; Joo S. (Boise, ID)
Title: System and method for communicating information to a memory device using a reconfigured device pin
Patent Number: 7,158,422

Inventors: Choi; Young-Jin (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Forward channel scheduling algorithm of HDR system
Patent Number: 7,158,794

Inventors: Chou; Shih-Min (Taoyuan Shien, TW), Chiu; Chien-Chih (Taoyuan Shien, TW)
Title: Image display method for digital manipulator
Patent Number: 8,917,287

Inventors: Chretien; Michelle N. (Mississauga, CA), Keoshkerian; Barkev (Thornhill, CA), Odell; Peter G. (Mississauga, CA), Belelie; Jennifer L. (Oakville, CA), Wagner; Christopher A. (Toronto, CA), Chopra; Naveen (Oakville, CA)
Title: Ultra-violet curable gellant inks for three-dimensional printing and digital fabrication applications
Patent Number: 8,916,084

Inventors: Christeson; Curt A. (Rochester Hills, MI)
Title: Carbon filtration process and apparatus for removing PCB's and other compounds from wastewater
Patent Number: 7,157,001

Inventors: Chu; Yi-Shan (Science-Based Industrial Park, TW), Chia; Ju-Lin (Science-Based Industrial Park, TW), Wei; Da-Chun (Science-Based Industrial Park, TW)
Title: Protection circuit of a memory module and the method thereof
Patent Number: 7,154,801

Inventors: Chujoh; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image coding control method and device
Patent Number: 7,856,053

Inventors: Chung; Char-Dir (Taoyuan Hsien, TW)
Title: Orthogonally-multiplexed orthogonal amplitude modulation method
Patent Number: 7,158,576

Inventors: Chung; Jing-Yau (Houston, TX)
Title: Portable hygienic water jet having sanitary disposable nozzle protector on non-disposable nozzle
Patent Number: 7,155,754

Inventors: Chung; Kevin Kwong-Tai (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Medical assistance and tracking system and method employing smart tags
Patent Number: 7,158,030

Inventors: Ciamillo; George J. (Augusta, GA)
Title: Manual transmission shifter
Patent Number: 7,854,181

Inventors: Cianciotto; Frank (Queen Creek, AZ), Butler; George (Mesa, AZ)
Title: High efficiency multi-spectral optical splitter
Patent Number: 7,155,106

Inventors: Cimaz; Lionel (Pleumeleuc, FR)
Title: Full-duplex audio communication terminal
Patent Number: 8,917,864

Inventors: Ciotti; Alessandro (Bergamo, IT), Agostini; Johannes (Bergamo, IT), Leber; Matthias (D-71059 Sindelfingen, DE)
Title: Piston for cylinder and piston unit of disc brake
Patent Number: 7,156,212

Inventors: Cisar; James M. (Wadsworth, OH)
Title: Communications module having a detachable antenna section
Patent Number: 7,155,258

Inventors: Clark, Jr.; William F. (Essex Junction, VT), Gauthier, Jr.; Robert J. (Hinesburg, VT), Hook; Terence B. (Jericho, VT), Li; Junjun (Williston, VT), Standaert; Theodorus E. (Clifton Park, NY), Wallner; Thomas A. (Pleasant Valley, NY)
Title: Passive devices for FinFET integrated circuit technologies
Patent Number: 8,916,426

Inventors: Clark, Jr.; William F. (Essex Junction, VT), Liu; Qizhi (Lexington, MA), Pekarik; John J. (Underhill, VT), Shi; Yun (South Burlington, VT), Zhang; Yanli (San Jose, CA)
Title: Semiconductor structures and methods of manufacture
Patent Number: 8,916,440

Inventors: Clark; Bonnie (Danville, CA), Espinoza; Emma M. (St. Lous, MI), Harris; Catherine E. (Wildwood, MI), Hassel; Margaret M. (Belleville, IL), Neroda; Anita Elizabeth (San Ramon, CA), Paquette; Michael Thane (Ballwin, MI), Roper; Danny Lee (Grover, MI), Ukena; Carolyn Marie (San Ramon, CA), Votava; Stephen James (Des Peres, MI)
Title: Method and system for presenting billing information according to a customer-defined hierarchal structure
Patent Number: 7,154,998

Inventors: Clark; Brian Dow (Tucson, AZ), Coronado; Juan Alonso (Tucson, AZ), Peterson; Beth Ann (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Apparatus and method to control access to stored information
Patent Number: 7,856,521

Inventors: Clark; Douglas A (Wallingford, CT), Heitmann; Kjell A (Norwalk, CT), Perreault; Paul G (Wallingford, CT)
Title: Tamper barrier enclosure with corner protection
Patent Number: 7,156,233

Inventors: Clarke; Michael P. (Ellenbrook, AU)
Title: Verifying vendor identification and organization affiliation of an individual arriving at a threshold location
Patent Number: 8,917,939

Inventors: Claudet; Ryan (Lafayette, LA)
Title: Cover for a light bulb
Patent Number: 8,915,623

Inventors: Clavier; Philippe (Bobigny, FR)
Title: Protection device for a chopping supply and a vehicle lighting device
Patent Number: 7,157,862

Inventors: Clemm; Geoffrey M. (Concord, MA), Douros; Bryan P. (Framingham, MA), Mishkin; Nathaniel W. (Nashua, NH), Yutkowitz; Carol D. (Lexington, MA)
Title: Computer method and apparatus for managing software configurations using change flow hierarchies
Patent Number: 7,856,615

Inventors: Cleveland; Joseph R. (Richardson, TX)
Title: RF receiver having improved signal-to-noise ratio and method of operation
Patent Number: 7,158,560

Inventors: Clinton; David L. (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Tool for handling a cartridge
Patent Number: 8,915,173

Inventors: Coatney; Susan M. (Cupertino, CA), Aster; Radek (Campbell, CA)
Title: System and method for storing storage operating system data in switch ports
Patent Number: 7,159,080

Inventors: Cocchi; Ronald P. (Seal Beach, CA), Curren; Christopher P. (Brentwood, CA), Collier; Kevin T. (Gardena, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for verifying memory contents
Patent Number: 8,918,612

Inventors: Cohagan; Perry A. (Brooklyn Heights, NY), Mayer; Birgitta (New York, NY), Menichilli; Julia (Manhasset, NY), Voltmer; Theodore S. (Caldwell, NJ), Wood-Kulko; Penelope (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Geographic loyalty system and method
Patent Number: 7,856,377

Inventors: Cohen; Paul M. (Beaverton, OR), Meredith; Christopher A. (Beaverton, OR), Child; Ronald J. (North Plains, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus to modify power requirements for a system
Patent Number: 7,155,625

Inventors: Cok; Ronald Steven (Rochester, NY)
Title: Determining image-based product from digital image collection
Patent Number: 8,917,943

Inventors: Confalonieri; Pierangelo (Caponago, IT), Zamprogno; Marco (Cesano Maderno, IT), Girardi; Francesca (Milan, IT)
Title: Analog-digital converter
Patent Number: 7,158,069

Inventors: Connett-Porceddu; Marie B. (Summerville, SC), Gladfelter; Heather J. (North Charleston, SC), Gulledge; Jon E. (Goose Creek, SC), McCormack; Ryan R. (Ithaca, NY)
Title: Enhanced transformation and regeneration of transformed embryogenic pine tissue
Patent Number: 7,157,620

Inventors: Connors; William M. (Lexington, KY), Spitz; Donald N. (Lexington, KY), Washnock; Gregory P. (Lexington, KY)
Title: Closure mechanism for hinged devices
Patent Number: 7,155,777

Inventors: Cook; David (Novi, MI)
Title: Dual stage input lever transmission downshift system
Patent Number: 8,915,342

Inventors: Cook; Fred S. (Olathe, KS), Linebarger; John W. (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Selecting a wireless link in a public wireless communication network
Patent Number: 7,158,792

Inventors: Coombes; Anthony C. (Toronto, CA), Burchfield; Marcy L. (Toronto, CA), Geile; Wolfhard (Ottawa, CA)
Title: System, apparatus and method for mapping
Patent Number: 7,856,312

Inventors: Corbett, Jr.; Bradford G. (Fort Worth, TX)
Title: Pipe gasket manufacturing and identification method with RFID tracking
Patent Number: 7,158,034

Inventors: Cord; Bernhard (Alzenau, DE)
Title: Method and device for vacuum sputtering
Patent Number: 7,155,115

Inventors: Cordell; Edward (Clifton Park, NY), Honeck; Mark W. (Kissimmee, FL), Lohmiller; Joachim (Ehnin, DE), Merkle; Susan L. (Loveland, OH), Nielsen; Jan (Frederick, MD), Noga; Paul (Gaithersburg, MD), Reilly; William J. (Cary, NC), Roberts; John J. (Chester, NY), Sanders; Siegfried F. (Clayton, NC), Schaefnner; Thomas (Mainz, DE), Waite; Debra Jean (Clayton, NC), Wessel; Dirdre Ann (Raleigh, NC), Wingard; Dan (Kingston, NY)
Title: Machine change history tracking process for ERP applications
Patent Number: 8,918,360

Inventors: Corvasce; Filomeno Gennaro (Mertzig, LU), Fourgon; Fernand Antoine Joseph (Bastogne, BE)
Title: Preparation of starch reinforced rubber and use thereof in tires
Patent Number: 7,156,137

Inventors: Cosand; Albert E. (Agoura Hills, CA)
Title: Clocked DAC current switch
Patent Number: 7,158,062

Inventors: Costa-Requena; Jose (Helsinki, FI), Kuusinen; Jarmo (Tampere, FI), Espigares; Inmaculada (Helsinki, FI)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing conference call announcement using SIP signalling in a communication system
Patent Number: 7,154,864

Inventors: Coston; Scott (New Milford, CT), Cebuhar; Wenceslao A. (Norwalk, CT), Hintersteiner; Jason D. (Bethel, CT)
Title: Efficiently illuminating a modulating device
Patent Number: 7,158,307

Inventors: Couderc; Francois (Toulouse, FR), Nertz; Michel (Sainte Foy d'Aigrefeuille, FR)
Title: Laser-induced fluorescence analysis device and separation apparatus comprising same
Patent Number: 7,158,227

Inventors: Counterman; Raymond C. (Canton, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for service multiplexing over telephone networks which employ bridged tap construction
Patent Number: 7,154,911

Inventors: Cousins; Neil G. (Tottenham, CA), Radovanovic; Boris (Mississauga, CA), Davidovic; Srbislav (Oakville, CA)
Title: Stretch wrap threading device
Patent Number: 7,155,884

Inventors: Couturier; Alvin A. (Austin, TX), Pullicino; John Thomas (Austin, TX)
Title: Flush passage ventilation fitting
Patent Number: 7,856,675

Inventors: Cowan; Brett (Auckland, NZ), Young; Alistair (Auckland, NZ)
Title: Method and system of measuring characteristics of an organ
Patent Number: 7,155,042

Inventors: Coy; David H. (New Orleans, LA), Maderdrut; Jerome L. (New Orleans, LA), Li; Min (New Orleans, LA)
Title: Analogs of pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide (PACAP) and methods for their use
Patent Number: 8,916,517

Inventors: Cradick; Connie M. (Rochester, MN), Cradick; Ryan Kirk (Rochester, MN), Garbow; Zachary Adam (Rochester, MN), Sanomi-Fleming; Emuejevoke Jane-Frances (Rochester, MN)
Title: Dynamic search criteria on a search graph
Patent Number: 7,856,413

Inventors: Cragun; Brian John (Rochester, MN), Kelsey; Todd Mark (Rochester, MN), Lund; Stephen Hollis (Boulder, CO)
Title: Automatic sales promotion selection system and method
Patent Number: 7,155,401

Inventors: Crawford; Nancy Diann (Great Bend, KS), Nachtigal; David Lee (Great Bend, KS), Gray; Lewis Lynn (Great Bend, KS)
Title: Methods for determining effectiveness of waste water tank deodorizers and synthetic waste compositions for use in said methods
Patent Number: 7,854,888

Inventors: Creech; George Edward (Indianapolis, IN), Naik; Subhash Krishna (Carmel, IN)
Title: Corrosion-resistant layered coatings
Patent Number: 7,157,151

Inventors: Crisan; Adrian (Chatham, CA)
Title: Natural vacuum leak detection device using diaphragm-seal mechanism
Patent Number: 7,856,965

Inventors: Cronk; David W. (Torrington, WY)
Title: Lift tool
Patent Number: 7,155,802

Inventors: Crooke; Rosanne M. (Carlsbad, CA), Graham; Mark J. (San Clemente, CA), Mah; Steven (San Diego, CA)
Title: SNPs of apolipoprotein B and modulation of their expression
Patent Number: 8,916,694

Inventors: Crow; Michelle Lynn (Stillwater, MN), Torgerson; Lora Jean (Inver Grove Heights, MN)
Title: Wine bottle greeting card
Patent Number: 7,856,744

Inventors: Crutcher; Craig (Seattle, WA)
Title: Applet embedded cross-platform caching
Patent Number: 8,918,487

Inventors: Culp; Stephen A. (Chattanooga, TN), Gentle; Terry W. (Chattanooga, TN)
Title: Modular assembly system
Patent Number: 7,856,772

Inventors: Cumeralto; Scott (Spokane, WA), Devries; Richard (Spokane, WA), Larson; Gary (Waseca, MN)
Title: RF communications system utilizing digital modulation to transmit and receive data
Patent Number: 7,154,938

Inventors: Cummings; Aaron J. (Williston, VT), Fragano; Michael T. (Essex Junction, VT), Gorman; Kevin W. (Essex, VT), Ockunzzi; Kelly A. (Williston, VT), Ouellette; Michael R. (Westford, VT)
Title: Bypass structure for a memory device and method to reduce unknown test values
Patent Number: 8,917,566

Inventors: Curcio; Mario (Rotkreuz, CH)
Title: Comparative multidimensional gel electrophoresis
Patent Number: 7,854,827

Inventors: Currie; William Dudley (Stow, OH), Lundell; Dennis Alan (Akron, OH), Henthorne; David Alan (Copley, OH), Dombrosky; Mary Beth (Cuyahoga Falls, OH)
Title: Tire building core assembly and disassembly station
Patent Number: 7,854,603

Inventors: Cymbal; William D. (Freeland, MI), Tinnin; Melvin L. (Clio, MI), Nellett; Arthur W. (Davison, MI), Riefe; Richard K. (Saginaw, MI), Ravindra; Ravi (Saginaw, MI)
Title: Steering column telescoping bushing with roller springs
Patent Number: 8,915,521

Inventors: D'Silva; Alin (Waltham, MA), Kheradpir; Shaygan (Waban, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for dial stream analysis
Patent Number: 7,158,623

Inventors: D'Souza; Roy P. (Santa Clara, CA), Ravi; Thirumalai Muppur (Portola Valley, CA)
Title: Synthetic full copies of data and dynamic bulk-to-brick transformation
Patent Number: 8,918,366

Inventors: Daffner; Klaus-Josef (Oberursel, DE), Heinmoller; Gerhard (Neustadt, DE), Hoffmann; Jorg (Allendorf, DE), Ciliox; Andreas (Eschenburg, DE)
Title: Apparatus and process for data communication, in particular for the parameterization and remote monitoring of heating installations
Patent Number: 7,158,525

Inventors: Dai; Hong (Guangzhou, CN), Guo; Yuancheng (Guangdong, CN), Gao; Wei (Guangzhou, CN), Ma; Changsong (Guangdong, CN)
Title: Electronic ballast for lighting unit and lighting apparatus
Patent Number: 8,917,030

Inventors: Dai; Xia (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus to enhance processor power management
Patent Number: 7,155,621

Inventors: Damitz; Jens (Illingen, DE), Huber; Andreas (Steinheim, DE), Stuerzl; Volker (Stuttgart, DE), Biester; Juergen (Boeblingen, DE), Schmitt; Peter (Schwieberdingen, DE), Schoenegge; Andre (Goeteborg, DE), Samuelsen; Dirk (Ludwigsburg, DE), Fehrmann; Ruediger (Leonberg, DE), Fink; Lutz-Martin (Pecetto Torinese, IT)
Title: Method and device for consistent bidirectional analysis of engine characteristics map data
Patent Number: 7,158,868

Inventors: Daniel; Isaac S. (Miramar, FL)
Title: System and method for verifying an individual's authorization to cross borders
Patent Number: 8,915,423

Inventors: Daniel; Sylvie (Missouri City, TX), Dessinges; Marie Noelle (Paris, FR)
Title: Method for breaking fracturing fluids
Patent Number: 7,857,048

Inventors: Das; Tapas (Harbourfront, SG), Pereira; Suzette L. (Westerville, OH), Mukerji; Pradip (Columbus, OH), Krishnan; Padmavathy (Hilliard, OH)
Title: Antibodies against delta-5 desaturase and uses thereof
Patent Number: 8,916,154

Inventors: Das; Tapas (Worthington, OH), Mukerji; Pradip (Columbus, OH), Krishnan; Padmavathy (Hilliard, OH), Leonard; Amanda E. (Columbus, OH), Pereira; Suzette L. (Westerville, OH)
Title: Elongase gene and uses thereof
Patent Number: 8,916,361

Inventors: Dasgupta; Gargi B. (Gurgaon, IN), Mohindra; Ajay (Yorktown Heights, NY), Neogi; Anindya (New Delhi, IN), Verma; Akshat (New Delhi, IN), Viswanathan; Balaji (New Delhi, IN)
Title: Method for placing composite applications in a federated environment
Patent Number: 7,856,500

Inventors: Datta; Sudhin (Houston, TX), Gadkari; Avinash Chandrakant (Houston, TX), Cozewith; Charles (Bellaire, TX)
Title: Alpha-olefin/propylene copolymers and their use
Patent Number: 7,157,522

Inventors: Davies; John P. (Portland, OR), Ng; Hein Tsoeng (Medard) (Charlottesville, VA), Wagner; D. Ry (Pleasant Hill, OR)
Title: Generation of plants with altered protein, fiber, or oil content
Patent Number: 7,855,320

Inventors: Davies; John P. (Portland, OR), Ng; Hein Tsoeng (Medard) (Charlottesville, VA), Wagner; D. Ry (Pleasant Hill, OR)
Title: Generation of plants with altered protein, fiber, or oil content
Patent Number: 8,916,747

Inventors: Davis; Maricuis A. (Eagan, MN)
Title: Cap
Patent Number: 7,856,671

Inventors: Davis; Paul Benjamin (Fremantle, AU)
Title: Tinnitus rehabilitation device and method
Patent Number: 7,854,697

Inventors: Dawes; Alan (Swindon, GB)
Title: Rail-to-rail-input buffer
Patent Number: 7,157,970

Inventors: De Graff; Jan (Eindhoven, NL), Nicole; Celine Catherine Sarah (Eindhoven, NL), Verschuuren; Marcus Antonius (Eindhoven, NL), Van Sprang; Hans (Eindhoven, NL), Kop; Theo Arnold (Amsterdam, NL), Marra; Johan (Eindhoven, NL), Wolf; Ronald Martin (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Cooling device for a light-emitting semiconductor device and a method of manufacturing such a cooling device
Patent Number: 7,855,449

Inventors: de Groot; Wilhelmus A. (Palo Alto, CA), Gudlavaleti; Sauri (San Jose, CA), Tung; Yeh-Jiun (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus to reduce or eliminate stiction and image retention in interferometric modulator devices
Patent Number: 7,855,826

Inventors: De Jager; Pieter Willem Herman (Rotterdam, NL), Gui; Cheng-Qun (Best, NL), Spit; Peter (Lantau Island, HK), Hoeberichts; Eduard (Mol, BE)
Title: Lithographic apparatus and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,158,208

Inventors: Dean; Thomas M. (San Juan Capistrano, CA), Cardita; Kenneth J. (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: Systems and methods for identity-based communication gate for social networks
Patent Number: 8,918,840

Inventors: Deardurff; Larrie A (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Multimeric dye structures
Patent Number: 7,156,907

Inventors: DeBie; Tod (Costa Mesa, CA)
Title: Dynamic holds of record dispositions during record management
Patent Number: 7,856,436

Inventors: Decker; Wolfgang (Wakefield, RI), Curry; Christopher S. (Exeter, RI), Watanabe; Hiroaki (Warwick, RI), Bartholomay; Arthur Eric (Coventry, RI)
Title: Co-extruded high refractive index coated embossable film
Patent Number: 7,157,135

Inventors: DeFrees; Shawn (North Wales, PA), Zopf; David A. (Wayne, PA), Bowe; Caryn Lang (Doylestown, PA)
Title: Glycopegylated erythropoietin
Patent Number: 8,916,360

Inventors: Degenaro; Louis R. (White Plains, NY), Rodriguez; Adolfo F. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Cooperative routing between traffic control device and multi-server application
Patent Number: 8,917,714

Inventors: DeGroot; James (Dripping Spring, TX)
Title: Device for securing a trouser
Patent Number: 7,155,784

Inventors: Deibert; Ronald Henry (Calgary, CA)
Title: Multiple-use vermin electrocution trap and method
Patent Number: 7,854,089

Inventors: Deisenroth; Ulf (Lohmar, DE), Bombien; Frank-Ulrich (Siegburg, DE)
Title: Modular shelter system, particularly for transport of persons and/or objects
Patent Number: 7,856,762

Inventors: Delaney; Catherine (Cumming, GA)
Title: Garment accessory
Patent Number: 7,854,019

Inventors: Dell; Martin S. (Bethlehem, PA), Leshchuk; John (Tinton Falls, NJ), Li; Wei (Basking Ridge, NJ), Roper; Walter A. (Morganville, NJ), Tota; Matthew (Clinton, NJ)
Title: Scheduler for a packet routing and switching system
Patent Number: 7,158,528

Inventors: DellaFera; Ciaran A. (Cambridge, MA), Rojahn; Tom O. (Oslo, NO)
Title: Method and system for managing electronic mail
Patent Number: 8,918,472

Inventors: Delzer; Donald J. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: FFT accelerated display mode
Patent Number: 7,158,901

Inventors: DeMico; Antonella (Rome, IT), Cottarelli; Andrea (Rome, IT), Fuggetta; Mariapia (Rome, IT), Lanzilli; Giulia (Rome, IT), Tricarico; Maria (Rome, IT)
Title: Dioxaspiroketal derivatives, process for their preparation and uses thereof
Patent Number: 8,916,717

Inventors: Denisart; Jean-Paul (La Conversion, CH), Caprotti; Patrick (Forel/Lavauxn, CH), Denisart; Jean-Luc (Cully, CH), Kollep; Alex (Lutry, CH)
Title: Device and method for preparing a drink from a food substance contained in a capsule
Patent Number: 7,854,192

Inventors: Denz; Helmut (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Starter device for an internal combustion engine as well as a method for starting an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,156,063

Inventors: Depay; Dean (Cupertino, CA), Abraham; Benjamin (Cupertino, CA), Frappereau; Frederic (Menlo Park, CA), Gradwohl; Ray (Los Gatos, CA), Gagne; Jacques (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Mounting clip and system for attaching objects to a computer monitor
Patent Number: 7,854,420

Inventors: Dettinger; Richard D. (Rochester, MN), Kolz; Daniel P. (Rochester, MN), Stevens; Richard J. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Multiple accounts for health record bank
Patent Number: 7,856,366

Inventors: Dewhurst; Peter (West Kingston, RI), Apostal; Michael C. (Saunderstown, RI)
Title: Golf club head
Patent Number: 7,854,665

Inventors: Dhanoa; Kulwinder (London, GB)
Title: Memory controller
Patent Number: 7,159,084

Inventors: Dheap; Vijay (Durham, NC), Poore; Nicholas E. (Durham, NC), Surprenant; Lee M. (Cary, NC), Whitley; Michael D. (Weddington, NC)
Title: Enhanced customer experience through speech detection and analysis
Patent Number: 8,917,853

Inventors: Di Benedetto; Leonardo Luis (Viladecavalls (Barcelona), ES)
Title: Numeric control engraving machine
Patent Number: 7,854,068

Inventors: Diatlo; Jordan (New York, NY), Yan; Warren (New York, NY), Houle; Timothy David (Hazel Park, MI), O'Neill; Sandra Lynn (Burtchville, MI), O'Neill; Timothy Dean (Burtchville, MI)
Title: Spray dispensing device
Patent Number: 8,916,218

Inventors: Diaz; Stephen Hunter (Palo Alto, CA), den Dulk; Kenneth Joel (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for producing a medical device
Patent Number: 7,854,957

Inventors: Dick; Stephen G. (Nesconset, NY), Bolourchi; Nader (Larchmont, NY), Shin; Sung-Hyuk (Fort Lee, NJ)
Title: Generation of user equipment identification specific scrambling code for the high speed shared control channel
Patent Number: 7,158,635

Inventors: Dick; Stephen G. (Nesconset, NY), Kim; Younglok (Seoul, KR), Bolourchi; Nader (Larchmont, NY), Shin; Sung-Hyuk (Fort Lee, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing a highly reliable ACK/NACK for time division duplex (TDD) and frequency division duplex (FDD)
Patent Number: 7,158,802

Inventors: Dick; Stephen G. (Nesconset, NY), Zeira; Eldad (Huntington, NY)
Title: Periodic cell search
Patent Number: 7,158,505

Inventors: DiFranza; Michael J. (Hopkinton, MA), Newville; Todd A. (Shrewsbury, MA)
Title: Information distribution system for use in an elevator
Patent Number: 7,156,211

Inventors: DiGiovanni; Jeffrey J. (Athens, OH), Rizzo; Stephen (Kingston, OH)
Title: Apparatus, systems and methods for relieving tinnitus, hyperacusis and/or hearing loss
Patent Number: 8,917,890

Inventors: Ding; Jiang (Shoreview, MN), Yu; Yinghong (Maplewood, MN), Kramer; Andrew P. (Minneapolis, MN), Spinelli; Julio (Shoreview, MN)
Title: Cardiac pacing using adjustable atrio-ventricular delays
Patent Number: 7,856,270

Inventors: Dittli; Erich (Reichenburg, CH)
Title: Switch for a body-worn electronic device
Patent Number: 7,155,023

Inventors: Djenguerian; Alex B. (Saratoga, CA), Smith; William B. (San Jose, CA), Wong; Kent (Fremont, CA), Wang; Zhao-Jun (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for mode selection for high voltage integrated circuits
Patent Number: 7,157,813

Inventors: Dockendorf; Annemarie V. (Melbourne, FL)
Title: Convertible pillow system and associated methods
Patent Number: 7,856,688

Inventors: Dodd; James M. (Shingle Springs, CA)
Title: Precharge suggestion
Patent Number: 7,159,066

Inventors: Dogan; Baris (Goztepe/Istanbul, TR)
Title: Mechanism for preventing closure of automobile doors
Patent Number: 7,156,454

Inventors: Doi; Koji (Yokohama, JP), Mine; Ryuta (Toride, JP), Ishikawa; Junji (Moriya, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus which includes an image bearing body surface potential detection feature
Patent Number: 7,158,733

Inventors: Donetti; Raffaella (Ghemme, IT), Pavan; Massimiliano (Verdello, IT), Brandi; Giovanni (Milan, IT), Maritano; Mauro (Monza, IT)
Title: Water-resistant telecommunication cable
Patent Number: 7,155,094

Inventors: Dong; Cha Deok (Icheon-si, KR)
Title: Flash memory device and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,855,409

Inventors: Donovan; Robert John (Rochester, MN), Godtland; Paul Lu Verne (Rochester, MN), McMeeking; Sherri Lynn (Rochester, MN), Reynolds; Joseph Patrick (Rochester, MN), Robinson; Scott Thomas (Rochester, MN), Roediger; Robert Ralph (Rochester, MN), Schmidt; William Jon (Rochester, MN), Southwick; Roger Wayne (Northfield, MN)
Title: Adaptively generating code for a computer program
Patent Number: 7,856,618

Inventors: Dotson; Gary Dan (Muskego, WI)
Title: Raster engine with hardware cursor
Patent Number: 7,158,127

Inventors: Douceur; John R. (Bellevue, WA), Bolosky; William J. (Issaquah, WA), Theimer; Marvin M. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Identifying and coalescing identical objects encrypted with different keys
Patent Number: 7,159,110

Inventors: Dove; Jason (Novato, CA), Franceschini; Paul (Petaluma, CA)
Title: Stackplane architecture
Patent Number: 7,154,884

Inventors: Dowle; Michael D. (Stevenage, GB), Jin; Betty (Mount Waverley, AU), Macdonald; Simon J. F. (Stevenage, GB), Mason; Andrew McM (Stevenage, GB), McConnell; Darryl (Vienna, AT), Nguyen; Van T. T. (Noble Park, AU), Shanahan; Stephen E. (Stevenage, GB), Wu; Wen-Yang (Mount Waverley, AU)
Title: Dimeric compounds and their use as anti-viral agents
Patent Number: 7,157,494

Inventors: Dowling; Eric Morgan (Escazu, CR)
Title: Accessing vended products or services using a wireless device
Patent Number: 7,856,508

Inventors: Dowling; Eric Morgan (Miami, FL)
Title: High-speed adaptive interconnect architecture with nonlinear error functions
Patent Number: 7,158,566

Inventors: Drappel; Stephan V. (Toronto, CA), Odell; Peter G. (Mississauga, CA), Breton; Marcel P. (Mississauga, CA), Turek; Caroline M. (Mississauga, CA), McConville; Paul J. (Webster, NY), Rabbani; Mojgan (Pittsford, NY), Rea; Jennifer J. (Rush, NY), Larson; James R. (Fairport, NY)
Title: Solid or phase change inks with improved properties
Patent Number: 8,915,993

Inventors: Drevik; Solgun (Molnlycke, SE), Asp; Fredrik (Onsala, SE), Widlund; Urban (Pixbo, SE), Boissier; Elisabeth (Vallda, SE)
Title: Absorbent Article having a stiffening element and elongate through-hole
Patent Number: 7,156,832

Inventors: Drutowski; Karl Gable (Inver Grove Heights, MN), Cronin; Dennis James (Shakopee, MN), Hongerholt; Derrick David (Eagan, MN)
Title: System for and method of acoustic and through skin air data measurement
Patent Number: 7,155,969

Inventors: Duan; Gang (Shanghai, CN), Qian; Kathy (Wuxi, CN), Scheffers; Martijn (Leiden, NL), Shetty; Jayarama K. (Pleasanton, CA), Van Solingen; Pieter (Naaldwijk, NL)
Title: Trichoderma reesei .alpha.-amylase is a maltogenic enzyme
Patent Number: 8,916,369

Inventors: Dubuffet; Thierry (Autretot, FR), Langlois; Pascal (Saint Jean de la Neuville, FR)
Title: Method for synthesissing (2s, 3as, 7as)-perhydroindole-2-carboxylic acid and the esters thereof and the use thereof for perindopril synthesis
Patent Number: 7,157,484

Inventors: Dubuffet; Thierry (Autretot, FR), Langlois; Pascal (Saint Jean de la Neuville, FR)
Title: Method for synthesizing derivatives of (2S,3AS,7AS)-1-[(S)-alanyl]-octahydro,-1H-indole-2-carboxylic acid and the use thereof for perindopril synthesis
Patent Number: 7,157,485

Inventors: Dugat, III; Rufus (Dallas, TX)
Title: Toilet flapper ventilation system
Patent Number: 7,854,027

Inventors: Dumoux; Pierre (71230 Saint-Vallier, FR)
Title: Method for transferring a coating onto articles with warped surfaces
Patent Number: 7,156,941

Inventors: Dunagan; John (Sammamish, WA), Vempala; Santosh S. (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Boosted perceptron
Patent Number: 7,155,420

Inventors: Dunbar; Linda L. (Plano, TX)
Title: Method and system for enabling circuit testing services on a multi-service provisioning platform
Patent Number: 7,158,613

Inventors: Duncum; Simon Neil (Bracknell, GB), Sawdon; Christopher Alan (Par, GB)
Title: Wellbore fluid comprising a base fluid and a particulate bridging agent
Patent Number: 7,854,277

Inventors: Dunkel; Gabriel (Birr, CH), Micheli; Marco (Schoefflisdorf, CH), Kappis; Wolfgang (Fislisbach, CH), Puerta; Luis Federico (Rieden, CH)
Title: Turbomachine rotor
Patent Number: 8,915,716

Inventors: Dunsworth; Vincent F. (Edinboro, PA), Gallagher; Shawn M. (Erie, PA), Mischler; James Robert (Girard, PA)
Title: Cam sensor elimination in compression-ignition engines
Patent Number: 7,155,330

Inventors: Duperray; David (Austin, TX)
Title: 2G, 2.5G RF loopback arrangement for mobile device self-testing
Patent Number: 8,918,060

Inventors: Duray; Vincent Joseph (Edina, MN)
Title: Hydraulic brake energy regeneration system for electric energy storage and vehicle drive assist
Patent Number: 7,856,816

Inventors: Dvorak; Robert E. (Atherton, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for distribution of fashion and seasonal goods
Patent Number: 7,155,402

Inventors: Easwaran; Sri Navaneethakrishnan (Zurich, CH)
Title: Low lock time delay locked loops using time cycle suppressor
Patent Number: 7,855,584

Inventors: Eaton; Kurt (West Linn, OR), Eaton; Kimberly (West Linn, OR)
Title: Graphene-based device and methods of forming the same
Patent Number: 8,916,851

Inventors: Eberhardt; Heiko (Oberursel, DE)
Title: Cap for an aerosol container or a spray container
Patent Number: 7,854,356

Inventors: Ebling; Maria Rene (White Plains, NY), Jerome; William Francis (Baldwin Place, NY), Leiba; Barry (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Stern; Edith Helen (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Method and system for call to role
Patent Number: 8,917,857

Inventors: Eckert; Dietrich (Durchhausen, DE)
Title: Device and method for the multi-phase operation of a gas discharge or metal vapor lamp
Patent Number: 7,157,863

Inventors: Eckl; Wolfgang Franz (Spardorf, DE), Fischer; Georg (Nuremberg, DE), Kaminski; Gerhard (Fuerth, DE)
Title: Varactor with extended tuning range
Patent Number: 7,155,182

Inventors: Eckstein; Eric (Merion Station, PA), Cote; Andre (Williamstown, NJ)
Title: Process for forming at least a portion of a package or an envelope bearing a printed indicia
Patent Number: 7,856,708

Inventors: Edwards; Warren Keith (San Francisco, CA), LaMarca; Anthony George (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Representing an entity as a document using a data source having active properties
Patent Number: 7,155,662

Inventors: Efferenn; Dirk (Dresden, DE), Hahn; Jens (Dresden, DE), Kahler; Uwe (Dresden, DE), Lin; Chung-Hsin (Dresden, DE), Bachmann; Jens (Dresden, DE), Lin; Wen-Bin (Dresden, DE), Bonsdorf; Grit (Dresden, DE)
Title: Method for providing whisker-free aluminum metal lines or aluminum alloy lines in integrated circuits
Patent Number: 7,157,381

Inventors: Eguchi; Yoshiaki (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Yasutomo (Sagamihara, JP), Satoyama; Ai (Sagamihara, JP), Shimada; Akinobu (Chigasaki, JP)
Title: Storage subsystem and performance tuning method
Patent Number: 7,155,587

Inventors: Ehrlickman; Patricia Anne (Cary, NC)
Title: Safety drain holding system
Patent Number: 7,854,020

Inventors: Eich; Jurgen (Buhl, DE), Jager; Thomas (Meckenbeuren, DE), Boll; Bernhard (Alling, DE), Bast; Frank (Kurnbach, DE)
Title: Method of controlling an automated clutch of a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,158,873

Inventors: Eichenseer; Patrick J. (Austin, TX), Chen; Hsi-Chuan (Fremont, CA), Huang; Dennis (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Trial placement system with cloning
Patent Number: 7,155,694

Inventors: Eisinger; Frantisek (Demarest, NJ)
Title: Apparatus for and method of classifying particles discharged from a vertical mill
Patent Number: 7,156,235

Inventors: El-Kik; Tony S. (Allentown, PA), Seaman; Anthony W. (Bethlehem, PA), Siegel; Stefan A. (Fogelsville, PA)
Title: Adjusting settings of an I/O circuit for process, voltage, and/or temperature variations
Patent Number: 7,157,932

Inventors: Elbersen; Petrus Franciscus (AA Deurne 5751, NL)
Title: Apparatus for inspecting sealed packages
Patent Number: 7,156,238

Inventors: Eldar-Finkelman; Hagit (Shoham, IL)
Title: Glycogen synthase kinase-3 inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,157,422

Inventors: Eleftheriadis; Alexandros (Tenafly, NJ), Kalva; Hari (New York, NY)
Title: Object-based audio-visual terminal and bitstream structure
Patent Number: 8,917,357

Inventors: Elian; Klaus (Erlangen, DE), Sebald; Michael (Weisendorf, DE)
Title: Lithographic process for reducing the lateral chromium structure loss in photomask production using chemically amplified resists
Patent Number: 7,157,189

Inventors: Elie-Dit-Cosaque; David (Richardson, TX), Sridhar; Kamakshi (Plano, TX), Vissers; Maarten Petrus Joseph (Huizen, NL), Kerckhove; Tony Van (Antwerp, BE)
Title: Alarm indication and suppression (AIS) mechanism in an ethernet OAM network
Patent Number: 7,855,968

Inventors: Elliott; Brig Barnum (Arlington, MA)
Title: Determining service coverage for metropolitan wireless networks
Patent Number: 7,158,790

Inventors: Elliott; Brig Barnum (Arlington, MA)
Title: Emergency services for wireless data access networks
Patent Number: 7,158,803

Inventors: Eloo; Michael (Xanten, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for making crystalline PET pellets
Patent Number: 7,157,032

Inventors: Emma; Philip George (Danbury, CT), Joshi; Rajiv Vasant (Yorktown Heights, NY), Reohr; William Robert (Pleasantville, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for superimposing differential signals onto a set of binary signals to increase the information-carrying capacity of the original set of signals
Patent Number: 7,158,604

Inventors: Endo; Keiji (Haga-gun, JP), Ozaki; Katsuya (Haga-gun, JP)
Title: Mutant bacterium belonging to the genus Bacillus
Patent Number: 7,855,065

Inventors: Endo; Susumu (Kawasaki, JP), Uehara; Yusuke (Kawasaki, JP), Masumoto; Daiki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Data search system and data search method
Patent Number: 7,158,987

Inventors: Engerdahl; Judy (Edmonton, CA)
Title: Communication and/or electrical cord organizer and cover
Patent Number: 8,914,950

Inventors: Enomoto; Hideki (Ikoma, JP), Uotome; Riichi (Katano, JP), Yokoyama; Kouji (Osaka, JP), Kamioka; Katsuyoshi (Tsu, JP)
Title: Electromagnetic switching device
Patent Number: 7,157,996

Inventors: Eom; Woo-sik (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for detecting and correcting relative address on optical storage medium
Patent Number: 7,158,465

Inventors: Erceg; Vinko (San Jose, CA), Baum; Daniel (San Jose, CA), Paulraj; Arogyaswami J. (Stanford, CA), Shtrom; Victor (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: System and method for emulating a multiple input, multiple output transmission channel
Patent Number: 7,154,959

Inventors: Eriksson; Lars (S-635 05 Eskilstuna, SE)
Title: Retainer for an over-centre fastener
Patent Number: 7,156,429

Inventors: Eriksson; Thomas (Stocksund, SE), Holmgren; Stefan (Sollentuna, SE), Karlsson; Johnn (Marsta, SE), Behdasht; Remo (New South Wales, AU), Rosengren; Erik (Stockholm, SE), Sparf; Lars (Vallingby, SE)
Title: Removable protective cover with embedded proximity sensors
Patent Number: 8,917,239

Inventors: Errington; Bradley C. (Bellefontaine, OH), Kanemaru; Junichi (Upper Arlington, OH)
Title: Heating, ventilation and air conditioning system and method
Patent Number: 7,156,167

Inventors: Espinosa; Edward P. (Madrid, ES)
Title: Vacuum storage apparatus with sliding drawers
Patent Number: 8,915,093

Inventors: Esposito; Luke A. (Seattle, WA), Hudson; F. Michael (Oakland, CA), Lake; Thomas (Snohomish, WA), Cummings; Joel (Seattle, WA), Weigele; Manfred (Cambridge, MA), Snow; Alan D. (Lynnwood, WA)
Title: Compounds, compositions, and methods for the treatment of .beta.-amyloid diseases and synucleinopathies
Patent Number: 8,916,598

Inventors: Estes; Robert S. (Santa Clara, CA), Lu; Wen-Pai (San Jose, CA), Guel; Michele (San Jose, CA), Huegen; Craig (Bartelso, IL), Roethlisberger; Albert (San Jose, CA), Scarbrough; Robert (San Jose, CA)
Title: Techniques for voice-based user authentication for mobile access to network services
Patent Number: 7,158,776

Inventors: Ewert; Warren M. (Bartlesville, OK), Woodard; William M. (Bartlesville, OK), Hensley; Harvey D. (Bartlesville, OK), Lashier; Mark E. (Bartlesville, OK), Cowan; Glyndal D. (Bartlesville, OK), Freeman; Jeffrey W. (Bartlesville, OK), Franklin; Ralph V. (Nowata, OK), Knudsen; Ronald D. (Bartlesville, OK), Anderson; Richard L. (Bartlesville, OK), Kallenbach; Lyle R. (Bartlesville, OK), Kreischer; Bruce E. (Bartlesville, OK)
Title: Olefin production process
Patent Number: 7,157,612

Inventors: Eyer; Mark Kenneth (Woodinville, WA), Blanchard; Robert Noel (Escondido, CA)
Title: Private user data
Patent Number: 8,918,828

Inventors: Fabian; David James (Mount Joy, PA), Landis; John Michael (Camp Hill, PA)
Title: In-line slide switch assembly for hot plugging
Patent Number: 7,157,652

Inventors: Falesiedi; Osvaldo (Canavese, IT)
Title: Vehicle traction module and respective terrestrial vehicle
Patent Number: 8,915,316

Inventors: Farber; Stuart H. (Horsham, PA), McGonigal; Daniel L. (Line Lexington, PA), Rosenberg; Jeremy C. (Havre de Grace, MD), Steinberg; Robert M. (Horsham, PA), Yurman; Ronald M. (West Orange, NJ)
Title: Method and system for displaying content while reducing burn-in of a display
Patent Number: 7,158,169

Inventors: Farley; Charles (Ortonville, MI), Hefner; Craig (Davisburg, MI)
Title: Shipping carrier
Patent Number: 7,854,324

Inventors: Farooq; Mukta G. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Kocon; Waldemar Walter (Newburgh, NY), Petrarca; Kevin Shawn (Newburgh, NY), Volant; Richard Paul (New Fairfield, CT)
Title: Method of making a sidewall-protected metallic pillar on a semiconductor substrate
Patent Number: 7,855,137

Inventors: Fay; Philip J. (Pittsford, NY), Wakabayashi; Hironao (Rochester, NY)
Title: Recombinant factor VIII having increased specific activity
Patent Number: 7,855,274

Inventors: Fayeulle; Serge Jacques (Longmont, CO)
Title: Multi-phase acceleration of a data storage disc
Patent Number: 7,158,328

Inventors: Febrer; Pascal (Paris, FR), Foussard; Francois (Versailles, FR), Guegan; Stephane (Versailles, FR), Monti; Alessandro (La Garenne Colombes, FR)
Title: Method of managing a device that splits drive torque between the front and rear wheelset of a vehicle
Patent Number: 8,918,259

Inventors: Fedyk; Donald (Groton, MA), Jamoussi; Billel (Nashua, NH), Rabie; Sameh (Kenata, CA), Guirguis; Ramy M. (Nepean, CA)
Title: Application-aware resource reservation in multiservice networks
Patent Number: 7,154,851

Inventors: Feng; Xiang Guang (San Jose, CA), He; Runsheng (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: A/D converter for wideband digital communication
Patent Number: 7,158,061

Inventors: Fenwick; William E. (Livermore, CA)
Title: Boron-containing buffer layer for growing gallium nitride on silicon
Patent Number: 8,916,906

Inventors: Ferguson; Kevin M. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Method of predicting perceptual differences between memory and directly viewed colors in video
Patent Number: 8,917,932

Inventors: Ferro; Erica Haefner (Boulder, CO), Schurr; Allan James (Castle Rock, CO), Trekell; Mark William (Aurora, CO), Williamson; Paul Stuart (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Energy transaction broker for brokering electric vehicle charging transactions
Patent Number: 8,918,336

Inventors: Ficke; Joel T. (Bloomer, WI), Friend; David M. (Rochester, MN), Kesselring; Grant P. (Rochester, MN), Strom; James D. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Charge pump operating voltage range control using dynamic biasing
Patent Number: 8,917,126

Inventors: Fidaali; Kabire (F-95270 Asnieres sur Oise, FR), Prignitz; Hermann (Bayonne, FR)
Title: Device and method for semantic analysis of documents by construction of n-ary semantic trees
Patent Number: 7,856,438

Inventors: Finan; Christopher D. (Cupertino, CA), Abu-Lebdeh; Ziad (San Jose, CA)
Title: Configurable central memory buffered packet switch module for use in a PLD
Patent Number: 7,856,026

Inventors: Fine; Russell M. (Los Angeles, CA), Selby; Jamison (Sherman Oaks, CA)
Title: System and method of revealing the outcomes of real world wagers through mirage reveals
Patent Number: 8,915,781

Inventors: Finell; Rebecca M. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Bath stool
Patent Number: 7,856,679

Inventors: Finteis; Thomas (Munich, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method for testing a device for storing data
Patent Number: 7,159,157

Inventors: Firlik; Andrew D. (New Canaan, CT), Gliner; Bradford Evan (Sammamish, WA), Sheffield; W. Douglas (Seatac, WA), Sloan; Leif R. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for patient interactive neural stimulation and/or chemical substance delivery
Patent Number: 7,856,264

Inventors: Fischell; Robert E. (Dayton, MD), Vinocur; Leigh (Owings Mills, MD)
Title: Device for the rapid closure of wounds and surgical incisions
Patent Number: 8,916,741

Inventors: Fischer; Randal B. (Ridgeway, CO)
Title: Sequential chain registry for event awareness
Patent Number: 8,918,430

Inventors: Fitzpatrick; Brian J. (McKinney, TX)
Title: Communications jacks having sliding contacts and/or contacts having insulative base members
Patent Number: 8,915,757

Inventors: Flachs; Brian K. (Georgetown, TX), Hofstee; Harm P. (Austin, TX), Johns; Charles R. (Austin, TX), King; Matthew E. (Pflugerville, TX), Liberty; John S. (Round Rock, TX), Michael; Brad W. (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: Multithreaded programmable direct memory access engine
Patent Number: 8,918,553

Inventors: Fletcher; Peter Alleine (Rozelle, AU), Larkin; Kieran Gerard (Putney, AU)
Title: Encoding information in a watermark
Patent Number: 7,158,653

Inventors: Flores; Epifanio Reyes (Orlando, FL), Flores; Ricardo (Orlando, FL)
Title: Strap corner protector multifunctional installation tool
Patent Number: 8,915,685

Inventors: Forch; Peter (Neustadt, DE), Klee; Alexander (Wendelsheim, DE), Mohringer; Markus (Weinheim, DE), Mutschall; Stefan (Ostringen, DE), Nicola; Paul (Heidelberg, DE), Stelter; Marius (Heidelberg, DE)
Title: Machine for processing sheets of printing material
Patent Number: 7,156,021

Inventors: Forlenza; Randolph Michael (Austin, TX), Kaemmerer; John Paul (Pflugerville, TX)
Title: Apparatus and method for providing printer separator pages
Patent Number: 7,855,800

Inventors: Fornara; Stefano (Modena, IT), Schiavina; Giampaolo (Bologna, IT)
Title: Intake manifold with a swirl system for an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,856,957

Inventors: Forster; Gerhard (Schwarzenbruck, DE), Hamann; Jens (Furth, DE), Stoiber; Dietmar (Furth, DE), Wedel; Bernd (Nurnberg, DE)
Title: Circulating mechanism, and method of operating such a circulating mechanism
Patent Number: 7,156,224

Inventors: Fortsch; Stefan (Kunreuth, DE), Kuth; Rainer (Hochstadt, DE), Maier; Karl-Heinz (Nurnberg, DE)
Title: Endoscopic capsule
Patent Number: 8,918,154

Inventors: Fotland; Per (Hundvaag, NO), Akerlund; Tor Jan (Forus, NO)
Title: Methods and apparatus for severing nested strings of tubulars
Patent Number: 7,156,170

Inventors: Frances; Jean-Marc (Meyzieu, FR), Schneider; Sophie (Ternay, FR)
Title: Dental compositions crosslinkable/polymerizable by cationic process
Patent Number: 8,916,624

Inventors: Frank; John M. (Hartville, OH)
Title: Radiation detection apparatus and method of using same
Patent Number: 8,916,828

Inventors: Frank; Timothy (Parma, OH)
Title: Physical security system for wireless access points with cable security bracket and locking bracket
Patent Number: 7,156,674

Inventors: Frankiewicz; Theodore C. (Sugar Lane, TX), Lee; Chang-Ming (Houston, TX)
Title: Vertical gas induced flotation cell
Patent Number: 7,157,007

Inventors: Franks; George Vincent (Eltham, AU), Li; Haihong (Edmonton, CA)
Title: Flotation aids and processes for using the same
Patent Number: 8,915,374

Inventors: Fraser; Kevin Gerard (Belleville, IL)
Title: Methods and apparatus for assembling a wheel chair
Patent Number: 7,854,481

Inventors: Frenkel; Anton (Netanya, IL), Safadi; Muhammad (Nazareth, IL), Koltai; Tamas (Netanya, IL)
Title: Citrate salt of Rasagiline
Patent Number: 7,855,233

Inventors: Freudenreich; Hans-Peter (Griesingen, DE)
Title: Drive system for the individual drive of both driven wheels of a driven wheel pair
Patent Number: 7,854,674

Inventors: Frey; Alexander (Augsburg, DE), Hedler; Harry (Germering, DE), Howell; Philip Clissold (Riemerling, DE)
Title: Device and system for selectively detecting gas components or concentrations of gas components in gas to be analyzed and method for operating such device
Patent Number: 8,916,827

Inventors: Friedl; Winfried-Hagen (Berlin, DE)
Title: Arrangement for bearing relief in a gas turbine
Patent Number: 7,156,613

Inventors: Frunzi; Gary (South Fallsburg, NY)
Title: Exercise vest
Patent Number: 7,854,694

Inventors: Fuchs; Andreas (Bern, CH), Blatter; Jurg (Thun, CH)
Title: Drive system operated by muscle-power
Patent Number: 7,156,780

Inventors: Fujie; Hidekatsu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Monitoring system and method
Patent Number: 7,158,038

Inventors: Fujieda; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Data delivery system and sending station therefor
Patent Number: 7,155,504

Inventors: Fujihara; Shinobu (Tokyo, JP), Oishi; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus, method and program product for controlling data writing of tape recording apparatus
Patent Number: 8,917,473

Inventors: Fujihashi; Kazunori (Tokyo, JP), Kawai; Yoshimichi (Futtsu, JP), Tohnai; Shigeaki (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Hiroshi (Futtsu, JP)
Title: Joint fitting between members and joint structure and joining method of upper and lower floor vertical frame members
Patent Number: 7,856,787

Inventors: Fujii; Hiromasa (Yokosuka, JP), Sugiyama; Takatoshi (Yokohama, JP), Yoshino; Hitoshi (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Radio transceiver and radio transmitting method
Patent Number: 7,855,994

Inventors: Fujii; Tokuo (Hiroshima, JP), Miyachi; Isao (Hiroshima, JP), Kobayashi; Kazuaki (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Construction machine
Patent Number: 7,854,471

Inventors: Fujimori; Shigeyuki (Chino, JP), Kitahara; Joji (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Electronic timepiece and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,158,449

Inventors: Fujimori; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP), Onodera; Yukiko (Kanagawa, JP), Hama; Tatsuya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Interactive communication apparatus and connecting method
Patent Number: 7,856,093

Inventors: Fujisaki; Iwao (Mitakashi Inokashira, Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication device
Patent Number: 7,856,248

Inventors: Fujishima; Akira (Kawasaki, JP), Hashimoto; Kazuhito (Yokohoma, JP), Iyoda; Tomokazu (Atsugi, JP), Fukayama; Shigemichi (Odawara, JP), Yoshimoto; Tetsuo (Odawara, JP), Saitoh; Tokuyoshi (Ichihara, JP)
Title: Illuminating devices employing titanium dioxide photocatalysts
Patent Number: 7,157,840

Inventors: Fujita; Etsunori (Hiroshima, JP), Ochiai; Naoki (Hiroshima, JP), Tarusawa; Makoto (Hiroshima, JP), Sugimoto; Eiji (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Seat structure
Patent Number: 7,156,457

Inventors: Fukatsu; Susumu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Broad-band variable-wavelength laser beam generator
Patent Number: 7,154,920

Inventors: Fuke; Kiyokazu (Kobe, JP)
Title: Gas nuclear magnetic resonance apparatus
Patent Number: 7,855,557

Inventors: Fukuda; Ryo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device and driving method thereof
Patent Number: 7,855,917

Inventors: Fukuda; Ryoji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Display contrast adjustment method and device having display contrast adjustment function
Patent Number: 7,158,142

Inventors: Fukuda; Takashi (Yokohama, JP), Ichikawa; Osamu (Yokohama, JP), Nishimura; Masafumi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method for processing speech signal data with reverberation filtering
Patent Number: 7,856,353

Inventors: Fukui; Seiji (Shimonoseki, JP), Matsueda; Keiji (Shimonoseki, JP), Tanaka; Keita (Shimonoseki, JP)
Title: Apparatus for mounting a hub brake to a bicycle frame
Patent Number: 7,854,302

Inventors: Fukumoto; Makoto (Hamura, JP)
Title: Optical disk device for recording at optimum recording power
Patent Number: 7,158,457

Inventors: Fukunaga; Osamu (Chiba, JP), Okubo; Hiroshi (Kagawa, JP), Sogabe; Toshiaki (Kagawa, JP), Tojo; Tetsuro (Kagawa, JP)
Title: Graphite material for synthesizing semiconductor diamond and semiconductor diamond produced by using the same
Patent Number: 8,916,125

Inventors: Fukuzawa; Hideaki (Kawasaki, JP), Kurosaki; Yoshinari (Kawasaki, JP), Yuasa; Hiromi (Kawasaki, JP), Fuji; Yoshihiko (Kawasaki, JP), Iwasaki; Hitoshi (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Magnetoresistive effect element, magnetic head, and magnetic disk apparatus
Patent Number: 8,917,485

Inventors: Fullerton; Larry W. (New Hope, AL), Roberts; Mark D. (Huntsville, AL), Swift, Jr.; Wesley R. (Huntsville, AL), Moore; Hamilton G. (Decatur, AL)
Title: System for concentrating magnetic flux
Patent Number: 8,917,154

Inventors: Furman; Bruce K. (Poughquag, NY), Purushothaman; Sampath (Yorktown Heights, NY), Sankarapandian; Muthumanickam (Yorktown Heights, NY), Topol; Anna (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Layer transfer process and functionally enhanced integrated circuits produced thereby
Patent Number: 7,855,101

Inventors: Furuichi; Sanehiro (Tokyo, JP), Tada; Masami (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing device, control method and program
Patent Number: 8,918,899

Inventors: Furuta; Satoru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Noise suppression apparatus
Patent Number: 7,158,932

Inventors: Furuya; Noboru (Suwa, JP), Kimura; Satoshi (Suwa, JP)
Title: Insert dies, molds, and methods for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,156,640

Inventors: Furuya; Shogo (Yokohama, JP), Yamashita; Hirofumi (Kawasaki, JP), Yamaguchi; Tetsuya (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging device
Patent Number: 8,916,917

Inventors: Gait; Paul (Altamont, NY)
Title: Preformed lacrosse pocket and packaging for same
Patent Number: 7,854,670

Inventors: Gaj; Renato (Alessandria, IT), Moro; Marco (Alessandria, IT), Savini; Paolo (Alessandria, IT)
Title: Detergent delivery device
Patent Number: 8,916,106

Inventors: Galburt; Daniel N. (Wilton, CT), Kochersperger; Peter C. (Easton, CT)
Title: Lithographic tool with dual isolation system and method for configuring the same
Patent Number: 7,158,213

Inventors: Galindo-Legaria; Cesar A. (Redmond, WA), Waas; Florian (Amsterdam, NL)
Title: Validating multiple execution plans for database queries
Patent Number: 7,158,963

Inventors: Gally; Brian (San Rafael, CA)
Title: Method and system for color optimization in a display
Patent Number: 7,855,824

Inventors: Garakani; Mehryar Khalili (Westlake Village, CA), Wildfeuer; Herbert M. (Santa Barbara, CA), Jin; Gavin (Santa Barbara, CA), Tsai; Chieh-Wen (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: V.8bis suppression method and apparatus for modem relay
Patent Number: 7,158,543

Inventors: Garay; Michelle (Pittstown, NJ), Kaur; Simarna (Green Brook, NJ), Southall; Michael (Lawrenceville, NJ), Wen; Ping (Belle Mead, NJ)
Title: Extracts of Phyllanthus niruri
Patent Number: 8,916,209

Inventors: Garcia Franca; Jefferson (Sao Paulo, BR)
Title: Reverser mechanism applied to the rear axle of a wheelchair
Patent Number: 8,915,513

Inventors: Garner; Trevor S. (Apex, NC), Lee; William R. (Cary, NC), Hughes; Martin W. (Cary, NC)
Title: Pre-fetching and invalidating packet information in a cache memory
Patent Number: 7,155,576

Inventors: Garrec; Philippe (Gif sur Yvette, FR)
Title: Method for friction compensation in a device with force feedback provided with cable transmission
Patent Number: 8,915,156

Inventors: Garry; Robert F. (New Orleans, LA), Dash; Srikanta (New Orleans, LA), Coy; David H. (New Orleans, LA), McKeating; Jane A. (Birmingham, GB)
Title: Flavivirus fusion inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,854,937

Inventors: Garudadri; Harinath (San Diego, CA), Baheti; Pawan K. (San Diego, CA), Majumdar; Somdeb (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for distributed processing for wireless sensors
Patent Number: 8,917,798

Inventors: Garza; Cesar M. (Round Rock, TX), Darlington; William D. (Austin, TX), Filipiak; Stanley M. (Pflugerville, TX), Vasek; James E. (Austin, TX)
Title: Method of making a semiconductor device using treated photoresist
Patent Number: 7,157,377

Inventors: Gassmann; Theodor (Siegburg, DE)
Title: Differential assembly for controlling the distribution of torque
Patent Number: 7,156,766

Inventors: Gaur; Sudhanshu (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for creating a downlink precode for communication system with per-antenna power constraints
Patent Number: 8,917,787

Inventors: Gavrilov; Constantine (Tel Aviv, IL), Machulsky; Zorik (Gesher HaZiv, IL), Shalev; Leah (Zichron-Yaakov, IL)
Title: Managing data on InfiniBand (IB) networks
Patent Number: 8,917,601

Inventors: Ge; David (Potomac, MD)
Title: Smart amplifier for time division duplex wireless applications
Patent Number: 7,158,761

Inventors: Gearhart; Curtis Matthew (Raleigh, NC), Meyer; Christopher (Raleigh, NC), Moonen; Scott Christopher (Durham, NC), Overby, Jr.; Linwood Hugh (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Network node with network-attached stateless security offload device employing out-of-band processing
Patent Number: 8,918,634

Inventors: Gennari; Frank E. (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Method of locating areas in an image such as a photo mask layout that are sensitive to residual processing effects
Patent Number: 7,155,698

Inventors: George; Scott A. (Walnut Creek, CA)
Title: Power offloading for a subscriber line interface circuit
Patent Number: 7,155,008

Inventors: George; Steven C. (Irvine, CA), Condorelli; Peter (Irvine, CA)
Title: Flow-independent parameter estimation based on tidal breathing exhalation profiles
Patent Number: 7,156,813

Inventors: Georgi; Matthias (Buehl, DE)
Title: Toothbrush
Patent Number: 7,854,036

Inventors: Geraghty; William F. (Cumberland, MD)
Title: Machine for removing articles deposited on the ground
Patent Number: 7,156,236

Inventors: Gfrorer; Andreas (Konigsdorf, DE), Atzler; Josef (Hallein, AT)
Title: Optical system and method for exciting and measuring fluorescence on or in samples treated with fluorescent
Patent Number: 7,158,226

Inventors: Gherardini; Stephen D. (Harrisburg, PA)
Title: PCB retention mechanism
Patent Number: 7,156,668

Inventors: Ghirnikar; Avinash L. (San Jose, CA), Lima; Paul J. (San Jose, CA), Pinter; Gregory J. (Danville, CA), Lippitt; Carl Edward (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Service level indication and registration processing in a wireless communication device
Patent Number: 7,158,785

Inventors: Gilbert; Carl W. (Powder Springs, GA), McGowan; Eleanor B. (Smyrna, GA), Black; Kirby S. (Acworth, GA), Harper; T. Gregory P. (Stockton, CA)
Title: Bifunctional energy-reversible acyl-compositions
Patent Number: 7,157,458

Inventors: Gilbert; Gregory N. (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for determining a downhole fluid sample volume
Patent Number: 7,155,990

Inventors: Giocastro; James (Valley Stream, NY)
Title: Dual compartment dispenser
Patent Number: 8,915,371

Inventors: Gitai; Zemer (San Mateo, CA), Shapiro; Lucy (Stanford, CA), Wachi; Masaaki (Midori-ku, JP), Iwai; Noritaka (Midori-ku, JP)
Title: Antibiotics targeting MreB
Patent Number: 7,855,228

Inventors: Goel; Sanket (Singapore, SG), Gong; Min (Singapore, SG), Rahman; Abdur Rub Abdur (Singapore, SG), Foo; Shihui (Singapore, SG)
Title: Integrated microfluidic and solid state pyrosequencing systems
Patent Number: 8,916,347

Inventors: Goenke; Lakhi N. (Ann Arbor, MI), Schweitzer; Charles Frederick (Northville, MI), Bullock, legal representative; Jason (Detroit, MI), Bullock, legal representative; Shona (Detroit, MI), Miller; Mark D. (Monroe, MI), Baker; Jay DeAvis (Dearborn, MI), Chiles; Karen Lee (Farmington, MI), Achari; Achyuta (Canton, MI), Bullock, deceased; Lawrence Lernel (Detroit, MI)
Title: System and method for mounting electronic components onto flexible substrates
Patent Number: 7,156,279

Inventors: Goetsch; Liliane (Ayze, FR), Corvaia; Nathalie (Collonges sous Saleve, FR)
Title: Anti-igf-ir antibodies and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,854,930

Inventors: Goicea; Flaviu I. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Hansen; Jamye R. J. (Firestone, CO)
Title: System, method and program to manage program updates
Patent Number: 7,856,630

Inventors: Going; John (Kansas City, MO), Snoeys; Jef (Rijkevorsel, BE)
Title: Pre-inerting method and apparatus for preventing large volume contained flammable fuels from exploding
Patent Number: 7,155,347

Inventors: Goktepeli; Sinan (Austin, TX)
Title: Method of making a semiconductor device having a strained semiconductor layer
Patent Number: 7,157,355

Inventors: Golzarian; Reza M. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Energy enhanced surface planarization
Patent Number: 7,156,947

Inventors: Gonnet; Cedric (Paris, FR), Calvo; Laurent (Lille, FR), Petitfrere; Emmanuel (Villeneuve d'Ascq, FR)
Title: Plasma torch for overcladding an optical fiber preform
Patent Number: 7,854,145

Inventors: Goodacre; Simon Charles (Harlow, GB), Williams; Karen (Harlow, GB), Price; Stephen (Harlow, GB), Dyke; Hazel Joan (Harlow, GB), Montana; John Gary (Harlow, GB), Stanley; Mark S. (Pacifica, CA), Bao; Liang (Daly City, CA), Lee; Wendy (San Ramon, CA)
Title: Aza-indolyl compounds and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,855,216

Inventors: Goodner; Michael D. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Polymer sacrificial light absorbing structure and method
Patent Number: 7,157,755

Inventors: Gore; Thomas D. (South Lyon, MI)
Title: Air gun vibration damper and method
Patent Number: 7,854,221

Inventors: Gotou; Yuuki (Tsuchiura, JP), Shibamori; Kazuhiro (Joso, JP), Nakamura; Keiichiro (Mito, JP), Tsukada; Hidenobu (Ushiku, JP), Fujieda; Kouta (Kashiwa, JP)
Title: Display system for working machine
Patent Number: 8,917,292

Inventors: Gozlan; Eliahou (Haifa, IL)
Title: Writing utensil
Patent Number: 8,915,665

Inventors: Grady, Jr.; James A. (Elko, NV)
Title: LED warning beacon
Patent Number: 7,158,020

Inventors: Grandea, III; Andres G. (Shoreline, WA), King; Gordon (Shoreline, WA), Cox; Thomas C. (Redmond, WA), Olsen; Ole (Everett, WA), Mitcham; Jennifer (Redmond, WA), Moyle; Matthew (Newtown, CT), Hammond; Phil (Seattle, WA)
Title: Compositions and methods for the therapy and diagnosis of influenza
Patent Number: 8,916,160

Inventors: Grassmuck; Michael D. (Chesterfield, MO), McFarland; Garrick N. (Granite City, IL), Withouse; John D. (Bland, MO)
Title: Multi-pane glass assembly for a refrigerated display case
Patent Number: 7,856,770

Inventors: Greco; Paul Merrill (Tucson, AZ), Jaquette; Glen Alan (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Cryptographic erasure of selected encrypted data
Patent Number: 8,918,651

Inventors: Greenberg; Steven M. (Seattle, WA), Larsson; Jeffrey E. (Kirkland, WA), Fischer; Kevin J. (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing help content corresponding to the occurrence of an event within a computer
Patent Number: 7,158,965

Inventors: Greenwood; Brian F. (Cumming, GA)
Title: Vapor phase hydrolysis vessel and methods related thereto
Patent Number: 8,916,023

Inventors: Gregorius; Peter (Munich, DE), Lindt; Paul Georg (Donauworth, DE), Mattes; Heinz Ludwig (Munich, DE)
Title: Method for measuring the delay time of a signal line
Patent Number: 7,154,809

Inventors: Griggs; Samuel D. (Raleigh, NC), May; Dennis J. (Pittsboro, NC), Poteat; William M. (Fuquay-Varina, NC), Brown; Derek L. (Apex, NC), Gupton; David R. (Wake Forest, NC)
Title: Automated clippers
Patent Number: 7,854,103

Inventors: Grillo; Giuseppe (Eindhoven, NL), Cristaudo; Domenico (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Power amplifier and method for power amplification
Patent Number: 7,157,974

Inventors: Grimaldi; Sandra (Sainte-Foy-les-Lyon, FR), Gillet; Jean-Philippe (Brignais, FR), Hidalgo; Manuel (Brignais, FR), Tournilhac; Francois-Genes (Paris, FR), Cordier; Philippe (Buros, FR), Leibler; Ludwik (Paris, FR)
Title: Semi-crystalline supramolecular polymers
Patent Number: 8,916,142

Inventors: Groening; Ingolf (Lohr am Main, DE), Wirthmann; Anton (Gemuenden, DE), Steinbock; Stefan (Urspringen, DE), Roesch; Andreas (Karlstadt, DE), Sauer; Wolfgang (Lohr am Main, DE)
Title: Direct drive
Patent Number: 7,854,198

Inventors: Gross; John Nicholas (San Francisco, CA)
Title: System and method of delivering RSS content based advertising
Patent Number: 7,856,445

Inventors: Groves; Robert A. (Highland, NY), Lu; Ning (Essex Junction, VT), Putnam; Christopher S. (Hinesburg, VT), Thompson; Eric (Burlington, VT)
Title: Structures and methods for RF de-embedding
Patent Number: 8,917,083

Inventors: Guan; Ning (Sakura, JP)
Title: Reflection-type bandpass filter
Patent Number: 7,855,622

Inventors: Guimont; Raymond (Guilford, CT), Swanson; Matthew (Stanford, CA), Liu; Hao-Chih (Stanford, CA), Tao; Ye (Stanford, CA)
Title: Razor having deformable shaving aid ejection system and method of ejecting shaving aid
Patent Number: 7,155,828

Inventors: Guinea; Jesus (Brembate, IT), Tomasini; Luciano (Monza, IT), Milanese; Carlo Maria (Olevano di Lomellina, IT)
Title: Equalizer
Patent Number: 7,154,945

Inventors: Guo; Jianwei (Qingdao, CN), Zhao; Wenqiang (Qingdao, CN), Chen; Yilong (Qingdao, CN), Sun; Yifang (Qingdao, CN), Liu; Yong (Qingdao, CN), Qi; Hongtao (Qingdao, CN)
Title: Play control system and method
Patent Number: 8,917,356

Inventors: Guo; Zihua (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Qian (Beijing, CN), Yao; Richard (Morris Plains, NJ), Zhu; Wenwu (Basking Ridge, NJ)
Title: Vertical roaming in wireless networks through improved quality of service measures
Patent Number: 7,154,869

Inventors: Gusakov; Alexander V. (Moscow, RU), Salanovich; Tatyana N. (Moscow, RU), Antonov; Alexey I. (Moscow, RU), Ustinov; Boris B. (Tula, RU), Okunev; Oleg N. (Moscow Region, RU), Burlingame; Richard P. (Jupiter, FL), Emalfarb; Mark A. (Jupiter, FL), Baez; Marco A. (Jupiter, FL), Sinitsyn; Arkady P. (Moscow, RU)
Title: Construction of Highly efficient cellulase compositions for enzymatic hydrolysis of cellulose
Patent Number: 8,916,363

Inventors: Gust; Peter (Herscheid, DE)
Title: Arrangement of a front hood having an adjusting lever on a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,854,289

Inventors: Gustavsson; Lars (Dalby, SE), Johannesson; Anders (Hollviken, SE), Telander; Henrik (Malmo, SE)
Title: Test system for camera modules
Patent Number: 7,158,170

Inventors: Guth; Konrad (Heidelberg, DE), Knot; Harm J. (Haren, NL), Fein; Harry (Nokomis, FL)
Title: Combination ultrasensitive force transducer and grabbing device for force and strain measurement from single cells
Patent Number: 8,915,143

Inventors: Haag; Frieder (Wannweil, DE), Ludwig; Ronny (Reutlingen, DE)
Title: Optical sensor assemblage and corresponding manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,855,426

Inventors: Haan; Gyung Hee (Seoul, KR)
Title: Hinge assembly for steam cleaner
Patent Number: 8,914,937

Inventors: Habimana; Yolonda P. (Frisco, TX)
Title: Baby diaper-changing pad cover
Patent Number: 7,856,689

Inventors: Haertel; Heiko A. (Durham, NC), Bhatt; Garima (Durham, NC)
Title: Nucleic acid molecules encoding polypeptides involved in regulation of sugar and lipid metabolism and methods of use VIII
Patent Number: 8,916,748

Inventors: Hageraats; Johannes J. (Kamuela, HI)
Title: Mixer topologies having improved second order intermodulation suppression
Patent Number: 7,856,221

Inventors: Hagihara; Masahiko (Ube, JP), Komori; Ken-ichi (Ube, JP), Sunamoto; Hidetoshi (Ube, JP), Nishida; Hiroshi (Ube, JP), Matsugi; Takeshi (Ikoma, JP), Nakajima; Tadashi (Ikoma, JP), Hatano; Masakazu (Ikoma, JP), Kido; Kazutaka (Ikoma, JP), Hara; Hideaki (Ikoma, JP)
Title: Methods for treating a disease in which Rho kinase is involved
Patent Number: 7,855,222

Inventors: Hagino; Shuji (Kobe, JP)
Title: Column electrode driving circuit and voltage generating circuit for a liquid crystal display
Patent Number: 7,158,108

Inventors: Hagiwara; Takumi (Aichi, JP), Kawabata; Kenichi (Kanagawa, JP), Yorimoto; Mamoru (Tokyo, JP), Niihara; Takayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Naruse; Shinichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Morino; Tetsu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,854,489

Inventors: Hahn; Jong Hoon (Pohang, KR), Ro; Kyung Won (Pohang, KR), Shim; Bong Chu (Seoul, KR), Lim; Kwanseop (Pohang, KR)
Title: Absorbance detection system for lab-on-a-chip
Patent Number: 7,157,053

Inventors: Hahn; Mark J. (Stow, MA), Brophy; Kevin (Brockton, MA), Chow; Anita L. (Nashua, NH), Letjer; Luis D. (Revere, MA), Robbins; David C. (Grafton, MA)
Title: Systems and methods for providing in-band and out-band message processing
Patent Number: 7,159,039

Inventors: Haines; Christopher Alan (Lexington, MA)
Title: Lighting fixture including two reflectors
Patent Number: 7,156,540

Inventors: Haley; Edmund Joseph (Dillsburg, PA), Baechtle; David Robert (Dillsburg, PA)
Title: Optical connector housing assembly with dual insertion and extraction options
Patent Number: 8,915,653

Inventors: Hallander; Per (Linkoping, SE), Petersson; Mikael (Linkoping, SE), Weidmann; Bjorn (Borensberg, SE), Grankall; Tommy (Borensberg, SE), Strindberg; Gote (Linkoping, SE), Nordin; Pontus (Linkoping, SE), Onnefors; Rustan (Linkoping, SE)
Title: Structural longitudinal composite joint for aircraft structure
Patent Number: 8,916,252

Inventors: Halna du Fretay; Tristan (Rennes, FR), Boucachard; Philippe (Rennes, FR)
Title: Method for managing frames in a global-area communications network, corresponding computer-readable storage medium and tunnel endpoint
Patent Number: 7,855,955

Inventors: Hama; Hiroshi (Gunma, JP)
Title: Error detection and correction circuit
Patent Number: 7,155,659

Inventors: Hamada; Toshiya (Saitama, JP), Aridome; Kenichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
Patent Number: 8,917,977

Inventors: Hamamoto; Kiichi (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Analyzing element and analyzing apparatus using same
Patent Number: 8,917,959

Inventors: Hamamoto; Kyoji (Wako, JP), Mukai; Yoshinobu (Wako, JP), Tsurumiya; Osamu (Wako, JP), Horii; Hiroaki (Wako, JP), Watanabe; Kazuhisa (Wako, JP)
Title: Control apparatus for an electric power steering system
Patent Number: 7,155,327

Inventors: Hamilton; Brett J. (Heltonville, IN)
Title: Magnetically shielded circuit board
Patent Number: 7,157,290

Inventors: Han; Sung-Chul (Songnam-shi, KR)
Title: Interleaver for a turbo encoder in an UMTS and method for performing interleaving
Patent Number: 7,155,642

Inventors: Hanagandi; Deepak I. (Bagalkot, IN), Mondal; Krishnendu (Bangalore, IN), Ouellette; Michael R. (Westford, VT), Ziegerhofer; Michael A. (Jeffersonville, VT)
Title: Decreasing power supply demand during BIST initializations
Patent Number: 8,918,690

Inventors: Hanagata; Tadashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Data storage library and accessor control method
Patent Number: 7,158,326

Inventors: Hanks; Gary David (Bowling Green, KY)
Title: Composite fluid separator
Patent Number: 7,156,241

Inventors: Hanrott; Christoph (Muenster, DE)
Title: Gasification apparatus with continuous solids discharge
Patent Number: 8,915,980

Inventors: Hansen; Christopher J. (Sunnyvale, CA), Kim; Joonsuk (Menlo Park, CA), Fischer; Matthew (Mountain View, CA), Gubbi; Rajugopal (Saratoga, CA), Trachewsky; Jason A. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Dynamic frequency selection in a wireless communication network
Patent Number: 7,158,759

Inventors: Hansen; Henning (Dolores Alicante, ES)
Title: Device for selective movement of well tools and also a method of using same
Patent Number: 7,857,065

Inventors: Hansen; Ronald L. (San Jose, CA), Dunphy; James C. (San Jose, CA), Spindt; Christopher J. (Menlo Park, CA), Cleeves; James M. (Redwood City, CA), Truppa; Jerome M. (San Jose, CA), Fink; Gregory M. (San Jose, CA), Iguchi; Yukinobu (Mizunami, JP)
Title: System and method for recalibrating flat panel field emission displays
Patent Number: 7,158,102

Inventors: Hansmann; Uwe (Tuebingen, DE), Rindtorff; Klaus (Weil im Schoenbuch, DE)
Title: Updating a computer system
Patent Number: 8,918,774

Inventors: Hara; Shinichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Holding mechanism in exposure apparatus, and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,158,209

Inventors: Hara; Zenichiro (Tokyo, JP), Kiridoshi; Satoru (Tokyo, JP), Nagae; Suguru (Tokyo, JP), Okumura; Takanori (Tokyo, JP), Yamasaki; Shintaro (Tokyo, JP), Saito; Yuji (Yamagata-ken, JP), Saito; Yutaka (Yamagata-ken, JP), Fukuzaki; Masashi (Yamagata-ken, JP), Kimura; Masami (Yamagata-ken, JP)
Title: Organic el panel, panel-combined light emitting device, and method of manufacturing organic el panel
Patent Number: 8,917,017

Inventors: Harada; Masahiro (Koshigaya, JP), Etori; Hideki (Saitama, JP), Nakata; Hirohide (Fuchu, JP)
Title: Transmission screen
Patent Number: 7,855,833

Inventors: Hardy; William Christopher (Dallas, TX)
Title: Method and system for determining dropped frame rates over a packet switched transport
Patent Number: 7,154,855

Inventors: Harlow; Ed (Boston, MA), Jung; Edward K. Y. (Bellevue, WA), Langer; Robert (Newton, MA), Leuthardt; Eric C. (St. Louis, MO), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Livermore, WA)
Title: Bone cell delivery device
Patent Number: 7,855,062

Inventors: Harn; Lian Lam (Ipoh, MY), Harn; Yan Lam (Ipoh, MY)
Title: Guide rails for pull-out drawer/equipment
Patent Number: 7,156,478

Inventors: Harned; Robert D. (Redding, CT), de Jager; Patrick (Veldhoven, AN), Gui; Cheng-Qun (Best, AN)
Title: Large field of view protection optical system with aberration correctability for flat panel displays
Patent Number: 7,158,215

Inventors: Harrington; Nathan John (Cary, NC)
Title: Vector space lightweight directory access protocol data search
Patent Number: 8,918,383

Inventors: Harris; Brian (Palmdale, CA)
Title: Cover for a bathtub overflow port and associated method
Patent Number: 7,856,677

Inventors: Harris; Meggan (Colchester, CT)
Title: Structural track support of spraybars/tubing
Patent Number: 7,856,827

Inventors: Harris; Walter (Canton, OH), Zajkowski; Timothy (Uniontown, OH)
Title: Automated banking machine key loading system and method
Patent Number: 7,156,299

Inventors: Hartley; Lee F (Castaic, CA)
Title: Auto-referencing mixed mode phase locked loop for audio playback applications
Patent Number: 7,155,289

Inventors: Hasegawa; Yuki (Yokohama, JP), Murai; Yasuaki (Kawasaki, JP), Hasegawa; Waka (Kawasaki, JP), Toyoda; Takayuki (Yokohama, JP), Kawamura; Masashi (Yokohama, JP), Tanaka; Masatake (Yokohama, JP), Hirose; Masashi (Machida, JP)
Title: Black toner containing compound having azo skeleton
Patent Number: 8,916,318

Inventors: Hashimoto; Mikio (Kanagawa, JP), Haruki; Hiroyoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Fujimatsu; Yurie (Kanagawa, JP), Kawabata; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing device, program verification method, and recording medium
Patent Number: 8,918,654

Inventors: Hashio; Shinichi (Shimada, JP), Mochizuki; Toshiro (Shimada, JP), Ai; Takeshi (Shimada, JP), Sugimori; Yasuhiro (Shimada, JP), Kawaguchi; Yasunori (Shimada, JP)
Title: Current sensor
Patent Number: 8,917,085

Inventors: Hatalkar; Atul N. (Chandler, AZ), Duke; Jeremy P. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Dynamic relocation of execute in place applications
Patent Number: 7,159,091

Inventors: Hattersley, Jr.; Harold James (Brick, NJ), Jakubowski; Richard E. (New Castle, DE)
Title: Automated scrap wire removal method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,856,911

Inventors: Hattori; Osamu (Kumagaya, JP)
Title: Laser beam source control method and unit, exposure method and apparatus, and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,154,922

Inventors: Haubrich; William (Concord, NH)
Title: Informational stop sign
Patent Number: 7,856,747

Inventors: Haupt; Moritz (Dresden, DE)
Title: Void free, silicon filled trenches in semiconductors
Patent Number: 7,157,327

Inventors: Haussler; Ralf (Dresden, DE)
Title: Holographic color display device having a color filter with parallel, vertical color stripes of primary colors
Patent Number: 8,917,431

Inventors: Havlark; Arlene (Seattle, WA), Burton; Victor (Bellevue, WA), Ahrens; John (Maple Valley, WA)
Title: Wireless telecommunications location based services scheme selection
Patent Number: 8,918,073

Inventors: Hawkins; William G. (Shaker Heights, OH)
Title: Limited-angle frequency-distance resolution recovery in nuclear medicine imaging
Patent Number: 7,158,823

Inventors: Hayashi; Kazuyuki (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Sugiyama; Takashi (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Sputtering target used for production of reflective mask blank for EUV lithography
Patent Number: 7,855,036

Inventors: Hayashi; Ryo (Yokohama, JP), Sano; Masafumi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Electron device using oxide semiconductor and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,855,379

Inventors: Hayashida; Shinsuke (Yokohama, JP)
Title: X-ray imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,856,085

Inventors: Haynes; Robert W. (Morro Bay, CA)
Title: Hole boring tool
Patent Number: 8,915,313

Inventors: Hazama; Syuuichi (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Motor-driven injection molding apparatus
Patent Number: 7,156,652

Inventors: Hazart; Jerome (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Optical method of examining reliefs on a structure
Patent Number: 7,158,239

Inventors: Hazelwood; Steve (Richardson, TX)
Title: System and method of providing access to intelligent network services from a plurality of telecommunications networks
Patent Number: 7,155,220

Inventors: Hazuga; David (Eau Claire, WI), Drenth; Russell (Decorah, IA)
Title: Weighted athletic and therapy glove and method
Patent Number: 7,856,670

Inventors: Hebert; Edmund A. (Mattapoisett, MA), Ladd; Derek A. (Acushnet, MA), Nardacci; Nicholas M. (Bristol, RI), Dalton; Jeffrey L. (Larchmont, NY)
Title: Variable moment of inertia golf ball
Patent Number: 8,915,799

Inventors: Hebert; Nicol (Austin, TX), Hinojosa; Marlinda (Austin, TX)
Title: Personal item organizer
Patent Number: 7,854,317

Inventors: Hecht; Thomas (Dresden, DE), Schroeder; Uwe (Dresden, DE), Seidl; Harald (Feldkirchen, DE), Gutsche; Martin (Dorfen, DE), Jakschik; Stefan (Dresden, DE), Kudelka; Stephan (Ottendorf-Okrilla, DE), Birner; Albert (Dresden, DE)
Title: Barrier layer and a method for suppressing diffusion processes during the production of semiconductor devices
Patent Number: 7,157,371

Inventors: Hedrick; James Lupton (Pleasanton, CA), Milliron; Delia Jane (Menlo Park, CA), Nelson; Alshakim (Fremont, CA), Pratt; Russell Clayton (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Method for forming and aligning chemically mediated dispersion of magnetic nanoparticles in a polymer
Patent Number: 7,854,878

Inventors: Hefter; Jesse (Brookline, MA), Elman; Boris S. (Newton, MA)
Title: System and method for billing calls over a wireless network
Patent Number: 7,155,204

Inventors: Heijnen; Henk (Liffre, FR), Gayrard; Didier (Acigne, FR)
Title: Process, arrangement, devices for seizure of a shared telephone line
Patent Number: 7,155,000

Inventors: Heilbron; Lisa (Bellevue, WA), Platt; John C. (Bellevue, WA), Schoelkopf; Bernhard (Cambridge, GB), Simard; Patrice Y. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Acquiring web page information without commitment to downloading the web page
Patent Number: 7,155,489

Inventors: Heilmann; Benjamin (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Voltage regulator startup method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,855,542

Inventors: Hein; Jerrell P. (Driftwood, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for monitoring subscriber loop interface circuitry power dissipation
Patent Number: 7,158,633

Inventors: Heinemann; Sascha (Dresden, DE), Heinemann; Christiane (Dresden, DE), Worch; Hartmut (Dresden, DE), Hanke; Thomas (Berlin, DE), Pompe; Wolfgang (Hartha, DE)
Title: Growth-inhibited hydroxyapatite, process for its preparation and use
Patent Number: 8,916,690

Inventors: Heise; John (Federal Way, WA)
Title: Container with integrated spout and method for making same
Patent Number: 7,156,287

Inventors: Heismann; Bjorn (Erlangen, DE), Stierstorfer; Karl (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Method for determining density distributions and atomic number distributions during radiographic examination methods
Patent Number: 7,158,611

Inventors: Helferich; Richard J. (Encinitas, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for enabling a user of a communication device to manage remote information
Patent Number: 7,155,241

Inventors: Helgeson; Scott A. (Bloomington, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for monitoring poultry in barns
Patent Number: 8,915,215

Inventors: Hemberger; Jurgen (Aschaffenburg, DE), Orlando; Michele (The Hague, NL), Sommermeyer; Klaus (Rosbach v.d.H, DE), Eichner; Wolfram (Butzbach, DE), Frie; Sven (Bramois, CH), Lutterbeck; Katharina (Friedberg, DE), Jungheinrich; Cornelius (Bad Homburg, DE), Scharpf; Roland (Ranstadt, DE)
Title: Coupling proteins to a modified polysaccharide
Patent Number: 8,916,518

Inventors: Henshaw; Iain (Tewkesbury, GB), Derby; James (Liverpool, GB), Glease; Ian (Cumbria, GB)
Title: Lubrication of positive displacement expanders
Patent Number: 8,915,330

Inventors: Hensley; Charles (Cypress, CA), Pyo; Sung (Irvine, CA)
Title: Method and composition for preventing and treating avian influenza in poultry
Patent Number: 8,916,211

Inventors: Herratti; Jay (Los Angeles, CA), Rhoden; Robert D. (Culver City, CA), Angel; Robert James (Squamish, CA), Bush; Aaron Louis (Culver City, CA)
Title: Method and system for communicating local content over a network
Patent Number: 7,856,442

Inventors: Hershberg; Yehoshua (Kochav HaShachar, IL), Mor; Yishay (Zichron Ya'akov, IL)
Title: Techniques for binding an application with a data exchange format based on tags in comments
Patent Number: 7,155,705

Inventors: Heselden; James (Leeds, GB)
Title: Gabions
Patent Number: 7,854,574

Inventors: Hiatt; Michael Howard (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Vacuum distillation automatic sampler
Patent Number: 7,157,284

Inventors: Hidaka; Hideto (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Thin film magnetic memory device writing data with bidirectional current
Patent Number: 7,154,776

Inventors: Higashiyama; Hiroshi (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Surface light source for emitting light from two surfaces and double-sided display device using the same
Patent Number: 7,156,546

Inventors: Higuchi; Atsuhiro (Fukushima, JP), Suzuki; Yasuhiro (Fukushima, JP)
Title: Process for producing powdery linear polymer having improved powder properties
Patent Number: 7,157,520

Inventors: Higuchi; Hidemitsu (Yokohama, JP), Yasue; Toshikazu (Chigasaki, JP), Watanabe; Ken (Kawasaki, JP), Tsuchiya; Kazuaki (Ebina, JP)
Title: Packet communication method and apparatus and a recording medium storing a packet communication program
Patent Number: 7,158,526

Inventors: Higuchi; Koichi (Gunma-ken, JP), Furuya; Masahiro (Gunma-ken, JP), Yamaya; Masaaki (Gunma-ken, JP)
Title: Primer composition, coating method, and coated article
Patent Number: 7,157,146

Inventors: Higuchi; Masayoshi (Ibaraki, JP), Takahashi; Toshiyuki (Tsukuba, JP), Totani; Hiromi (Uji, JP), Yasuda; Naru (Uji, JP), Hosokawa; Hayami (Kyoto, JP), Sato; Fumihiko (Tsuchiura, JP)
Title: Optical wave guide and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,155,103

Inventors: Higuchi; Yoshihiro (Chichibu-gun, JP), Yotsumoto; Koji (Hanno, JP)
Title: Composite device
Patent Number: 7,855,631

Inventors: Hikita; Takami (Osaka, JP), Hodono; Masayuki (Osaka, JP), Nagasaki; Kunio (Osaka, JP)
Title: Optical waveguide film and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,856,165

Inventors: Hillwig; Matthew Lee (Ames, IA)
Title: Anti-inflammatory and anti-HIV compositions and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,854,946

Inventors: Hilton; Brian S. (Rochester, NY), Merz; Eric A. (Palmyra, NY)
Title: Devices for dissipating heat in a fluid ejector head and methods for making such devices
Patent Number: 7,156,510

Inventors: Hines; Gordon John (Kirkland, WA), Tapia; Mario G. (Seattle, WA), Cousins; Will (Seattle, WA)
Title: Area watcher for wireless network
Patent Number: 7,856,236

Inventors: Hino; Takeshi (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Three-dimensional periodic structure and fabrication method thereof
Patent Number: 7,158,709

Inventors: Hinque; Daniel Paul Luc Marie (Habay-la-Neuve, BE), Piret; Gauthier (Ster-Francorchamps, BE), Bonnet; Gilles (Niederfenlen, LU), Di Prizio; Olivier (Hettange-Grande, FR)
Title: Air maintenance tire and connector system
Patent Number: 8,915,277

Inventors: Hirakawa; Yusuke (Odawara, JP), Asaka; Yoshihiro (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage system and data processing system
Patent Number: 7,159,088

Inventors: Hirano; Koichi (Hirakata, JP), Yamamoto; Yoshiyuki (Ibaraki, JP), Nakatani; Seiichi (Hirakata, JP), Kojima; Toshiyuki (Uji, JP), Komatsu; Shingo (Katano, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,157,789

Inventors: Hirata; Akio (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Scan flip flop, semiconductor device, and production method of semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,157,930

Inventors: Hirata; Toshiaki (Kashiwa, JP), Urano; Akihiro (Fujisawa, JP), Fujino; Shuji (Ebina, JP), Matsumura; Eiji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Computer operation management system
Patent Number: 7,155,498

Inventors: Hirochi; Takeshi (Kariya, JP), Tsutsui; Toshio (Takahama, JP), Miyata; Masahiro (Kariya, JP)
Title: Brushless motor driving device
Patent Number: 7,157,877

Inventors: Hiromatsu; Kenji (Chiba, JP)
Title: Image sensor and image reading apparatus
Patent Number: 7,158,272

Inventors: Hirota; Yoshihiko (Toyokawa, JP), Hashimoto, legal representative; Fujio (Ibaraki, JP), Hashimoto, legal representative; Nobue (Ibaraki, JP), Hashimoto, deceased; Keisuke (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method
Patent Number: 7,158,134

Inventors: Hirsch; William (Warren, MI)
Title: Velocity-stack air-filter assembly
Patent Number: 7,854,780

Inventors: Hjort; Thomas Enne (Vejle, DK), Pedersen; Michael (Roedding, DK), Mathiesen; Henrik (Kolding, DK), Nielsen; Henning Roar (Brenderup, DK), Olsen; Richard Dyrmose (Vejle, DK)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing uninterruptible power
Patent Number: 7,855,472

Inventors: Hnat; James G. (Collegeville, PA), Schaffer; Mark A. (Trappe, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for the recovery of molybdenum from spent catalysts
Patent Number: 7,854,908

Inventors: Hock; Helmut (Bessenbach, DE), Panke; Harald (Bessenbach, DE)
Title: Axle lifting device for a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,854,436

Inventors: Hofen; Willi (Rodenbach, DE), Haas; Thomas (Frankfurt, DE), Kolbe; Barbel (Witten, DE)
Title: Process for recovering methanol
Patent Number: 7,157,610

Inventors: Hoffman; Virginia (Austin, TX), McArdle; James M. (Austin, TX)
Title: Automated latent star schema discovery tool
Patent Number: 7,856,416

Inventors: Hoffmann; Jochen (Colchester, VT), Loeffler; Steffen (Cary, NC)
Title: Apparatus for the dynamic detection, selection and deselection of leaking decoupling capacitors
Patent Number: 7,855,929

Inventors: Hofmann; Franz (Munich, DE), Landgraf; Erhard (Munich, DE), Rosner; Wolfgang (Ottobrunn, DE), Specht; Michael (Munich, DE), Staedele; Martin (Ottobrunn, DE)
Title: Non-volatile flash semiconductor memory and fabrication method
Patent Number: 7,157,768

Inventors: Hofmann; James W. (Allentown, PA), Laturell; Donald Raymond (Allentown, PA), Sindalovsky; Vladimir (Perkasie, PA), Strauss; Steven E. (Orefield, PA), Wilcox; Eric (Allentown, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for synchronizing data transfer
Patent Number: 7,158,592

Inventors: Hofmann; Martin John (Gloucestershire, GB), Johnson; David (Gloucestershire, GB)
Title: Detection systems and methods
Patent Number: 7,854,844

Inventors: Hokenmaier; Wolfgang (Burlington, VT)
Title: Self-refresh circuit with optimized power consumption
Patent Number: 7,158,434

Inventors: Holden; Charles S. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Special thorium-plutonium hydrides for fast treatment reactor
Patent Number: 8,917,807

Inventors: Holland; Richard J. (Flanders, NJ), Kinsella; Mary A. (Brownstown, MI), Thompson; Mark (Southgate, MI)
Title: Surfactant component and a composition including the same
Patent Number: 8,916,512

Inventors: Holmberg; Mike Alan (Eagle, ID), Poorman; Paul W. (Meridian, ID), Hoerger; Carl R. (Boise, ID)
Title: Operation of tape drives
Patent Number: 8,917,476

Inventors: Holmes; Christopher P. (Saratoga, CA), Yin; Qun (Palo Alto, CA), Lalonde; Guy (Woodside, CA), Schatz; Peter J. (Cupertino, CA), Tumelty; David (San Diego, CA), Balu; Palani (Cupertino, CA), Zemede; Genet (San Jose, CA)
Title: Peptides that bind to the erythropoietin receptor
Patent Number: 7,855,175

Inventors: Holton; Robert A. (Tallahassee, FL)
Title: C10 heterosubstituted acetate taxane compositions
Patent Number: 7,157,474

Inventors: Holub; Richard A. (Rochester, NY)
Title: System for distributing and controlling color reproduction at multiple sites
Patent Number: 8,917,394

Inventors: Honda; Hitoshj (Tokyo, JP), Omote; Masanori (Kanagawa, JP), Ogawa; Hiroaki (Chiba, JP), Pao; Hongchang (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Speech recognition with feedback from natural language processing for adaptation of acoustic model
Patent Number: 7,158,934

Inventors: Hongo; Jumpei (Kawasaki, JP), Musou; Syuichi (Kawasaki, JP), Deguchi; Masaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Transmitting device and information acquisition control method
Patent Number: 8,917,612

Inventors: Hoogmartens; Ivan (Wilrijk, BE)
Title: Stable non-aqueous inkjet inks
Patent Number: 7,854,799

Inventors: Hook; Anders (Hindas, SE), Johansson; Joakim (Tollsjo, SE), Gustafsson; Mats (Malmo, SE)
Title: Array antenna with enhanced scanning
Patent Number: 7,855,690

Inventors: Hooman; Honary (Newport Beach, CA), Steiger; Dianne L. (Irvine, CA)
Title: Weighted and prioritized task scheduler
Patent Number: 7,155,716

Inventors: Hopley; Daniel J (Chislehurst, GB), Noyce; Stephen A (Poole, GB), Almond; Colin (Rochester, GB)
Title: Method of operating a fuel injector
Patent Number: 7,856,963

Inventors: Horiguchi; Akiko (Hachioji, JP), Usami; Mitsuo (Akishima, JP), Ohki; Masaru (Tokorozawa, JP)
Title: Method for the determination of soundness of a sheet-shaped medium, and method for the verification of data of a sheet-shaped medium
Patent Number: 7,159,241

Inventors: Horii; Hiroshi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kawachiya; Kiyokuni (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Onodera; Tamiya (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Computer operation control method, program and system
Patent Number: 8,918,622

Inventors: Horiike; Teruyoshi (Fuji, JP)
Title: Continuously variable transmission
Patent Number: 8,915,811

Inventors: Hornbrook; Albert R. (Normal, IL)
Title: Inbred maize line NP2467
Patent Number: 7,157,631

Inventors: Horton; Robert L (Sugar Land, TX), Prasek; Bethicia (Houston, TX), Growcock; Frederick B (Houston, TX), Kippie; David (Katy, TX), Vian; John W (Deer Park, TX), Abdur-Rahman; Kamila B. (Houston, TX), Arvie, Jr.; Morris (Houston, TX)
Title: Surfactant-polymer compositions for enhancing the stability of viscoelastic-surfactant based fluid
Patent Number: 7,157,409

Inventors: Hosoi; Yoshinobu (Gamagori, JP)
Title: Optometric apparatus
Patent Number: 7,156,517

Inventors: Hoteit; Ali (Paris, FR), Guillou; Florent (Ternay, FR), Forret; Ann (Longes, FR), Gauthier; Thierry (Brignais, FR)
Title: Integrated oxidation, reduction and gasification method for chemical looping syngas and energy production
Patent Number: 8,916,128

Inventors: Hotoda; Hitoshi (Urawa, JP), Kaneko; Masakatsu (Yokohama, JP), Inukai; Masatoshi (Matsudo, JP), Muramatsu; Yasunori (Tokyo, JP), Utsui; Yukio (Tokorozawa, JP), Ohya; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Antibacterial compound
Patent Number: 7,157,442

Inventors: Hou; Zezhang (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Adaptive microphone matching in multi-microphone directional system
Patent Number: 7,155,019

Inventors: Hoyvik; Henrik (Skien, NO), Sivertsen; Liv Kari (Porsgrunn, NO)
Title: Impregnating agent
Patent Number: 7,156,906

Inventors: Hsu; Hsin-An (Sanchong, TW), Yeh; Che-Fu (Sindian, TW)
Title: Structure for quickly installing and removing an optical disk drive
Patent Number: 7,155,730

Inventors: Hsu; Roger Wen Yi (Rancho Cucamonga, CA), Hsu; Shu-Yu (Chang-Hwa, TW), Hsu; Shu-His (Chang-Hwa, TW)
Title: Light emitting diode vacuum coating by magnetized mask
Patent Number: 8,916,032

Inventors: Hsu; Steven K. (Lake Oswego, OR), Davis; Daniel I. (Portland, OR), Agarwal; Amit (Hillsboro, OR), Krishnamurthy; Ram K. (Portland, OR)
Title: Wide voltage range level shifter with symmetrical switching
Patent Number: 7,855,575

Inventors: Hsu; Wei (Taipei, TW)
Title: Handheld loudspeaker device
Patent Number: 8,917,895

Inventors: Hu; Chang-fen (Pan-Chao, CN)
Title: Capacitor design in ESD circuits for eliminating current leakage
Patent Number: 7,158,357

Inventors: Hu; Gongshe (Pocatello, ID), Raboy; Victor (American Falls, ID)
Title: Barley endosperm promoter
Patent Number: 8,916,750

Inventors: Hu; Lung-Tan (Langley, CA), Chen; Gordon Ching (Burnaby, CA)
Title: Mackay cold-expansion engine system
Patent Number: 8,918,238

Inventors: Hu; Ruguo (Shanghai, CN), Chen; Rong (Shanghai, CN), Yang; Smith (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Dosing unit for a powder dispenser
Patent Number: 8,915,406

Inventors: Hu; Xiaoping (San Jose, CA), Sun; Yu (Fremont, CA), Guo; Lin (Milpitas, CA), Brunnett; Don (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Disk drive head touchdown detection with improved discrimination
Patent Number: 7,158,325

Inventors: Hu; Xiu-Quan (Shenzhen, CN), Wu; Lin-Han (Shenzhen, CN), Hou; Li (Shenzhen, CN), Wang; Wei (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Housing with rotation arm and panel for securing hard disk drive therein
Patent Number: 8,917,518

Inventors: Huang; Ching-Ying (Taichung, TW), Huang; Hsin-Ming (Taichung, TW), Huang; Hsin-Hsiung (Taichung, TW), Huang; Pao-Hui (Taichung, TW), Yen; Chung-Sheng (Taichung, TW), Hung; Ching-Chieh (Taichung, TW)
Title: Gas control knob that is operated manually or automatically
Patent Number: 7,156,367

Inventors: Huang; Hsin Chiang (Chupei, TW), Chung; Chang Kuang (Chupei, TW)
Title: Scaling-friendly architecture for LED (backlight) drivers to minimize PCB trace lines
Patent Number: 7,855,702

Inventors: Huang; Joshua (Changhua County, TW)
Title: Semiconductor test management system and method
Patent Number: 7,155,361

Inventors: Huang; Wen C. (Fargo, ND)
Title: Metal-air battery with programmed-timing activation
Patent Number: 7,157,171

Inventors: Huang; Yao-Jen (Kaohsiung City, TW)
Title: Structure of ball
Patent Number: 7,854,672

Inventors: Huang; Yao-Ting (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Leadframe for a multi-chip package and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,157,292

Inventors: Hubschwerlen; Christian (Allschwil, CH), Rueedi; Georg (Allschwil, CH), Surivet; Jean-Philippe (Allschwil, CH), Zumbrunn Acklin; Cornelia (Allschwil, CH)
Title: Quinazoline-2,4-dione derivatives
Patent Number: 8,916,573

Inventors: Huck; Kenneth (Windom, MN)
Title: Moveable boom hinge
Patent Number: 7,856,696

Inventors: Hudgins; Clay E. (Edgewood, NM), McGlynn; Daniel (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Wireless monitoring of optoelectronic modules and network components
Patent Number: 7,856,185

Inventors: Hudon; Lawrence P. (Hinsdale, NH)
Title: Safety adapter for needle hub assembly
Patent Number: 7,156,825

Inventors: Huffman; Amber D. (Banks, OR), Grimsrud; Knut S. (Forest Grove, OR)
Title: CRC calculation for data with dynamic header
Patent Number: 7,155,658

Inventors: Huffman; Ronald E. (Oro Valley, AZ)
Title: Dental model pouring jig
Patent Number: 7,156,660

Inventors: Hung; Che-Pin (New Taipei, TW), Lee; Yueh-Shing (New Taipei, TW), Wu; Shao-Yang (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Feeding apparatus
Patent Number: 8,915,496

Inventors: Hung; Jui-Wen (Taipei Hsien, TW), Liang; Shang-Chih (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Resilient fastener and thermal module incorporating the same
Patent Number: 7,855,889

Inventors: Hung; You-Nan (Taichung, TW)
Title: LED heat dissipation structure
Patent Number: 8,917,011

Inventors: Hunt; Mark (San Diego, CA), Rulkov; Nikolai (San Diego, CA), Brady; Donald (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Monitoring device for an interactive game
Patent Number: 8,915,858

Inventors: Hurley, III; James P. (Akron, OH), Hinman; Patrick M. (Akron, OH), Sparenga; William J. (Stow, OH)
Title: Electrical conductor tap
Patent Number: 7,156,703

Inventors: Husted; Paul J. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Systems and methods to provide wideband magnitude and phase imbalance calibration and compensation in quadrature receivers
Patent Number: 7,158,586

Inventors: Hutzler; Richard (Ocean Shores, WA), Smith, Jr.; William M. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Security device for electronics
Patent Number: 8,915,971

Inventors: Hwang; Inhwan (Seoul, KR), Kim; Dae Heon (Seoul, KR), Lee; Yong Jik (Seoul, KR)
Title: System for detecting protease
Patent Number: 7,855,072

Inventors: Hwang; Sung-hee (Seoul, KR), Lee; Yoon-woo (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Han; Sung-hyu (Seoul, KR), Ryu; Sang-hyun (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Optical recording medium, data recording or reproducing apparatus and data recording or reproducing method used by the data recording or reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,159,165

Inventors: Hynds; William B. (Columbia, SC)
Title: Cornhole game difficulty modification
Patent Number: 8,915,498

Inventors: Hyobu; Yukihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Loading tray and thin plate container
Patent Number: 7,854,327

Inventors: Ibaraki; Hisami (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Priority determination apparatus, priority determination method, and priority determination program
Patent Number: 7,159,020

Inventors: Ichida; Kiyofumi (Yokkaichi, JP), Fukatsu; Yukihiro (Yokkaichi, JP), Toyoda; Yukihiro (Yokkaichi, JP), Okayasu; Yasushi (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Connector locking construction
Patent Number: 7,156,684

Inventors: Ichifuji; Yasuhisa (Fujisawa, JP), Kishi; Takehito (Yokohama, JP), Saito; Naoko (Tokyo, JP), Takashimizu; Satoru (Yokohama, JP), Eda; Takanori (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Broadcasting and communication receiver apparatus
Patent Number: 7,158,188

Inventors: Ichihara; Shintaro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Digital camera image data processing storage and printing system
Patent Number: 7,158,171

Inventors: Ichikawa; Osamu (Takatsuki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit and test method thereof
Patent Number: 7,155,643

Inventors: Ide; Kozo (Fukuoka, JP), Sawamura; Mitsujiro (Fukuoka, JP), Wogari; Mengesha Mamo (Fukuoka, JP), Oyama; Jun (Nagasaki, JP)
Title: Motor magnetic pole position estimation device and control device
Patent Number: 7,157,876

Inventors: Idehara; Ryoh (Kawanishi, JP), Kita; Nobuhiko (Suita, JP), Kondo; Kazuyoshi (Toyonaka, JP), Furuichi; Yusuke (Ikeda, JP), Okano; Tadashi (Hitachi, JP), Hagiwara; Genta (Ikeda, JP), Tada; Kaoru (Toyonaka, JP), Onuma; Sei (Ikeda, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus including supporting legs
Patent Number: 7,854,418

Inventors: Ignatyev; Nikolai (Mykola) (Duisburg, DE), Schulte; Michael (Bischofsheim, DE), Bader; Anne Julia (Bielefeld, DE), Hoge; Berthhold Theo (Bielefeld, DE)
Title: Compounds with (perfluoroalkyl) fluorohydrogenphosphate anions
Patent Number: 8,916,729

Inventors: Iijima; Yoshitaka (Nagano, JP), Miyasaka; Hideo (Nagano, JP), Nakajima; Satoshi (Okaya, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing optical device, optical device, and biological information detector
Patent Number: 8,915,857

Inventors: Ikeda; Takeshi (Arida, JP), Koizumi; Kazuo (Kobe, JP), Takeda; Hiroyuki (Fuchu, JP), Koyama; Tetsuo (Fukushima-ken, JP), Watanabe; Keiichi (Fukushimaken, JP)
Title: Exhaust system
Patent Number: 8,915,775

Inventors: Ikezawa; Toyoji (Kanagawa, JP), Koide; Masao (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Sales management system and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,155,424

Inventors: Ilg; Johannes (Regensburg, DE)
Title: Circuit arrangement for detecting the state of at least one electrical switch
Patent Number: 7,155,603

Inventors: Im; Sung-bin (Seoul, KR)
Title: Portable information device capable of processing input data from external device and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,155,544

Inventors: Imai; Kiyotaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 7,157,322

Inventors: Ims; Steven D. (Apex, NC), Lindquist; David B. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Selectively handling data processing requests in a computer communications network
Patent Number: 7,155,478

Inventors: Inglett; Todd A. (Rochester, MN), Park; Yoonho (Chappaqua, NY), Rosenburg; Bryan S. (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Wisniewski; Robert W. (Ossining, NY)
Title: Method to utilize cores in different operating system partitions
Patent Number: 8,918,799

Inventors: Ingram; Christopher Ray (Austin, TX), Mullen; Shawn Patrick (Buda, TX)
Title: WPAR halted attack introspection stack execution detection
Patent Number: 7,856,573

Inventors: Ingraselino; Robert Louis (Coram, NY)
Title: Method creating a picture by different layered stencils
Patent Number: 7,156,017

Inventors: Inoue; Masami (Ibaraki, JP), Hodono; Masayuki (Ibaraki, JP), Nagafuji; Akiko (Ibaraki, JP), Tsujita; Yuichi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Opto-electric hybrid board and manufacturing method therefor
Patent Number: 8,915,657

Inventors: Inoue; Shigemitsu (Yokohama, JP), Ishii; Yohsuke (Tokyo, JP), Nakamura; Koichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Inter-domain replication of service information
Patent Number: 8,918,477

Inventors: Inoue; Yoshinori (Kariya, JP), Kanai; Akinobu (Kariya, JP), Nakayama; Osamu (Kariya, JP), Koeda; Naoki (Kariya, JP)
Title: Compressor
Patent Number: 7,856,818

Inventors: Irgang; Matthias (Heidelberg, DE), Hesse; Michael (Schifferstadt, DE), Schnurr; Werner (Herxheim, DE)
Title: Catalysts or carriers which consist essentially of monoclinic zirconium dioxide
Patent Number: 7,157,406

Inventors: Irland; Nancy Beck (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Fetal monitoring transducer aligning device
Patent Number: 7,854,237

Inventors: Ishibashi; Mikio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and a method of effectively detecting toner state in the same
Patent Number: 7,856,189

Inventors: Ishihara; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Osaki; Masayo (Tokyo, JP), Sugimoto; Akira (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Data server
Patent Number: 7,155,503

Inventors: Ishii; Kazuyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical disc apparatus employing an objective lens having a high numerical aperture
Patent Number: 7,855,939

Inventors: Ishii; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Ito; Toshiki (Tokyo, JP), Kumagai; Naoko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Cut-list creation system, center server, advertisement creation terminals, computer programs, storage media and cut-list creation method of center server
Patent Number: 7,159,175

Inventors: Ishikawa; Wataru (Tokyo, JP), Sekiguchi; Tadashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Organic electroluminescence device and production method thereof
Patent Number: 8,916,406

Inventors: Ishikawa; Yoichiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Noise checking method and apparatus and computer-readable recording medium which records a noise checking program
Patent Number: 7,158,920

Inventors: Ishinabe; Minoru (Kawasaki, JP), Uchida; Hiroki (Kawasaki, JP), Tokuhira; Hideshi (Kawasaki, JP), Date; Hiroaki (Kawasaki, JP), Tanaka; Wataru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Cooling structure for electronic equipment
Patent Number: 7,155,914

Inventors: Ishiwa; Shuichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Buffer washer member and vibration and heat insulating board having the same
Patent Number: 7,155,903

Inventors: Islam; Rabiul (Austin, TX)
Title: Bitcell having a unity beta ratio
Patent Number: 7,154,770

Inventors: Isono; Hitoshi (Tenri, JP), Matoba; Hirotsugu (Sakurai, JP)
Title: Ink jet head
Patent Number: 7,156,503

Inventors: Itani; Noriko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Structured document compressing apparatus and method, record medium in which a structured document compressing program is stored, structured document decompressing apparatus and method, record medium in which a structured document decompressing program is stored, and structured document processing system
Patent Number: 7,856,595

Inventors: Ito; Atsushi (Wako, JP), Takahashi; Yoichi (Wako, JP), Horie; Hideya (Wako, JP)
Title: Fuel injection control device and method for multi-fuel engine
Patent Number: 7,856,307

Inventors: Ito; Noriyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device operating frequency determining apparatus, determining method and computer-readable information recording medium
Patent Number: 7,855,572

Inventors: Ito; Toshio (Ushiku, JP), Yamada; Hiroshi (Kasumigaura, JP)
Title: Centrifugal compressor and dry gas seal system for use in it
Patent Number: 7,854,587

Inventors: Itoh; Atsushi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Ito; Etsuko (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Image processing device, image forming device, image processing method and program
Patent Number: 7,856,146

Inventors: Itoh; Hiroaki (Kashihara, JP), Yokogawa; Naruichi (Kashihara, JP), Matsui; Takao (Kashihara, JP)
Title: Receiving circuit for free-space optical communication
Patent Number: 7,157,684

Inventors: Iwahashi; Koji (Fukuoka, JP), Ryu; Hidetoshi (Fukuoka, JP), Sueshima; Satoshi (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Interface circuit, inverter device, inverter system, and transmitting and receiving method
Patent Number: 8,918,668

Inventors: Iwamoto; Masami (Isehara, JP), Endo; Shigeru (Isehara, JP)
Title: Die device
Patent Number: 7,156,009

Inventors: Iwamura; Keiichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of using plural watermarks to prevent unauthorized image copying
Patent Number: 7,158,652

Inventors: Jackson; Marvin Lee (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Dryer tennis shoe sticker
Patent Number: 8,914,991

Inventors: Jacob; William J. (Kansas City, MO)
Title: Autonomously rotating cookware
Patent Number: 8,915,180

Inventors: Jacobson; Nils (Stockholm, SE), Eriksson; Jan Erik (Vaster{dot over (a)}s, SE), Svensson; Erik (Vaster{dot over (a)}s, SE)
Title: Device for continuous or semi-continuous casting of metal material
Patent Number: 7,156,154

Inventors: Jacques; Robert (Andover, MA)
Title: Tuning control parameters of vibration reduction and motion control systems for fabrication equipment and robotic systems
Patent Number: 7,158,840

Inventors: Jaekel; Federico G. (Aurora, CA), Reckler; Hans J. (Bradford, CA)
Title: Hitch assembly
Patent Number: 7,156,411

Inventors: Jafarkhani; Hamid (Middletown, NJ), Tarokh; Vahid (Madison, NJ)
Title: Differential transmitter diversity technique for wireless communications
Patent Number: 7,154,970

Inventors: Jain; Deepak (Garland, TX), Dao; Tuan Quoc (Richardson, TX)
Title: Amplifying radio frequency signals
Patent Number: 8,915,447

Inventors: Jain; Vinit (Austin, TX), Macon, Jr.; James F. (Raleigh, NC), Pandey; Vijoy A. (San Jose, CA), Recio; Renato J. (Austin, TX)
Title: Link layer reservation of switch queue capacity
Patent Number: 8,917,594

Inventors: James; James H. (Batesville, IN), Mollica; Allen (Middlesex, NJ), Ramsden; David (Wall, NJ)
Title: Eliminating false audio associated with VoIP communications
Patent Number: 8,917,639

Inventors: Janczak; Tomasz (Gdansk, PL), Wisniewski; Wieslaw (Gdansk, PL)
Title: Combined fast fourier transforms and matrix operations
Patent Number: 7,856,465

Inventors: Jardino; Joseph (Arcadia, CA), Duarte; James (La Mirada, CA)
Title: Apparatus for retrieval of vapor and fumes
Patent Number: 8,915,779

Inventors: Jeffryes; Benjamin P. (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Wellbore drilling system
Patent Number: 7,857,075

Inventors: Jei; Dae-Gunn (Seoul, KR)
Title: Packet data transmitting/receiving method in mobile communication system
Patent Number: 7,158,495

Inventors: Jelinek; Raz (Reut, IL)
Title: Cells containing a nanopatch sensor in their membrane
Patent Number: 7,855,073

Inventors: Jenkins; Cloytillia M. (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Nostril filtering system
Patent Number: 7,156,099

Inventors: Jensen; Claus T. (Pawling, NY), Som; Tapas K. (Germantown, MD)
Title: Generating test plans and test cases from service-oriented architecture and process models
Patent Number: 8,918,762

Inventors: Jensen; Henrik T. (Long Beach, CA)
Title: Continuous-time delta-sigma ADC with programmable input range
Patent Number: 7,158,064

Inventors: Jenson; Mark L. (Princeton, MN)
Title: Thin-film battery devices and apparatus for making the same
Patent Number: 7,157,187

Inventors: Jeong; Chan Ho (Seoul, KR)
Title: Locking device for double folding of a vehicle seat
Patent Number: 7,156,460

Inventors: Jerg; Helmut (Giengen, DE), Rosenbauer; Michael (Reimlingen, DE), Schessl; Bernd (Dillingen, DE)
Title: Washing container for a dishwashing machine
Patent Number: 7,156,113

Inventors: Jesmonth; Richard E. (Pensacola, FL)
Title: System and method for generating three-dimensional density-based defect map
Patent Number: 7,856,882

Inventors: Jeter, Jr.; Robert E. (Morrisville, NC)
Title: Memory fence with background lock release
Patent Number: 7,155,588

Inventors: Jezek; Giorgio (Cognola Di Trento, IT)
Title: Device for saving energy during vertical and horizontal motions
Patent Number: 8,915,332

Inventors: Ji; Tingfang (San Diego, CA), Song; Osok (San Diego, CA), Damnjanovic; Aleksandar (Del Mar, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for interference mitigation in wireless networks
Patent Number: 8,917,700

Inventors: Jimenez; Juan-Miguel (Abingdon, GB), Patel; Sanjay (Abingdon, GB), Kay; David (Abingdon, GB), Knegtel; Ronald (Abingdon, GB), Philps; Oliver (Abingdon, GB)
Title: Fused cyclic systems useful as inhibitors of TEC family protein kinases
Patent Number: 7,855,214

Inventors: Johng; In Tae (Seoul, KR)
Title: Spark plug of an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,915,227

Inventors: Johnson; Archie (Butler, AL)
Title: Self-cleaning exterior mirror for trucks and like vehicles and associated method
Patent Number: 7,856,693

Inventors: Johnson; Brian (Boise, ID), Harrison; Ronnie M. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method and system for adjusting the timing offset between a clock signal and respective digital signals transmitted along with that clock signal, and memory device and computer system using same
Patent Number: 7,159,092

Inventors: Johnson; David A. (San Diego, CA), Pritts; James (San Diego, CA)
Title: Curved lenses configured to decode three-dimensional content on television and computer screens
Patent Number: 7,854,506

Inventors: Johnson; Eric (Woodside, CA), Fogarty; Thomas (Portola Valley, CA), Arko; Frank (Plano, TX), Elkins; Jeff (Woodside, CA), Seery; Martin (San Rafael, CA)
Title: Endoluminal filter
Patent Number: 7,854,747

Inventors: Johnson; Erik S. (Bothell, WA), Froelich; Karl (Snohomish, WA), Sawant; Vivek M. (Redmond, WA), Faggioli; Francesco (Woodinville, WA), Zhang; Chong (Bellevue, WA), Peruvemba; Ramakrishnan (Redmond, WA)
Title: Internet connectivity evaluation
Patent Number: 7,856,574

Inventors: Johnson; Ronald L. (San Jose, CA), Gallegos; Robert J. (Fremont, CA), Escobar; Steven Simas (San Jose, CA), Hudson; Anders Scot (Campbell, CA), Ruiz; Idriss Mansouri-Chafik (San Jose, CA), Lockhart; Yugen Patrick (Palo Alto, CA), Wilson; Howard Allen (Santa Clara, CA), Colton; Eric M. (Torrance, CA)
Title: Customizable light bulb changer
Patent Number: 7,856,907

Inventors: Johnson; Stephen B. (Colorado Springs, CO), Besmer; Brad D. (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Method for raid striped I/O request generation using a shared scatter gather list
Patent Number: 7,155,569

Inventors: Johnston; Victor J. (Houston, TX), Chen; Laiyuan (Houston, TX), Zink; James H. (League City, TX), Chapman; Josefina T. (Houston, TX), Kimmich; Barbara F. (League City, TX), Repman; Deborah R. (Lake Jackson, TX)
Title: Integrated process for the production of vinyl acetate from acetic acid via ethylene
Patent Number: 7,855,303

Inventors: Joiner; Herbert V. (Plano, TX), Elwell; Ken W. (Addison, TX)
Title: Enterprise network analyzer zone controller system and method
Patent Number: 7,154,857

Inventors: Jones; Brent Rodney (Sherwood, OR)
Title: Common side insertion keying for phase change ink sticks
Patent Number: 7,854,501

Inventors: Jones; Bryce A. (Overland Park, KS)
Title: System and method for reconnecting dropped mobile telephone calls
Patent Number: 7,856,230

Inventors: Jones; Douglas B. (Mojave, CA), Greason; Jeffrey K. (Tehachapi, CA), DeLong; Daniel L. (Mojave, CA)
Title: Rocket combustion chamber with jacket
Patent Number: 7,854,395

Inventors: Jones; Gregory C. (Owingsville, KY)
Title: Pull away vest with detachable shoulders
Patent Number: 8,914,913

Inventors: Jones; Kenneth R. (Wayne, NJ)
Title: Spin stabilized and/ or drag stabilized, blunt impact non-lethal projectile
Patent Number: 8,915,191

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: 7,155,724

Inventors: Jones; Thomas A. (Macomb, MI), Beaufait; Raymond A. (Macomb, MI)
Title: Automotive interior bamboo trim structures
Patent Number: 7,854,459

Inventors: Jones; Timothy Gareth John (Cottenham, GB), Tustin; Gary John (Sawston, GB), Fletcher; Philip (Houston, TX), Lee; Jesse Ching-Wang (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Scale dissolver fluid
Patent Number: 7,156,177

Inventors: Joo; Ki Hyun (San Jose, CA), Rha; Peter S. (Santa Clara, CA), Kang; Chol Su (Fremont, CA), Hyun; Sang Kyoon (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method of handoff control in an enterprise code division multiple access wireless system
Patent Number: 7,154,870

Inventors: Joo; Sang-hoon (Yongin-si, KR), Pak; Chan-ho (Seoul, KR), Chang; Hyuk (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Ji-man (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Hyung-ik (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Mesoporous carbon, method of preparing the same, and fuel cell using the carbon
Patent Number: 7,854,913

Inventors: Jootar; Jittra (San Diego, CA), Shiu; Da-shan (San Jose, CA), Subrahmanya; Parvathanathan (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Weight prediction for closed-loop mode transmit diversity
Patent Number: 7,155,177

Inventors: Jucknath; Peter (Oberraden, DE), Krauss; Rainer (Brettheim, DE)
Title: Supporting sleeve for cylinder head screws and cylinder head
Patent Number: 7,856,955

Inventors: Jun; Gug-Il (Hwaseong-si, KR), Lee; Woo-Su (Asan-si, KR), Kim; Dong-Seop (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jin-Seock (Cheonan-si, KR), Kim; Byoung-Dong (Asan-si, KR), Lee; Kang-Hee (Hwaseong-si, KR), Ahn; Dong-Gi (Seoul, KR), Lee; Byung-Joo (Seoul, KR), Park; Hyoung-Jin (Seoul, KR), Kim; In-Ki (Seoul, KR)
Title: Solar cell and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 8,916,767

Inventors: Jung; Edward K. Y. (Bellevue, WA), Levien; Royce A. (Lexington, MA), Malamud; Mark A. (Seattle, WA), Rinaldo, Jr.; John D. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Write accessibility for electronic paper
Patent Number: 7,856,555

Inventors: Jung; Man Young (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Golf cart seat activated safety bar device
Patent Number: 7,156,443

Inventors: Jung; Yeon-Sung (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Charging apparatus for electric vehicle
Patent Number: 8,917,056

Inventors: Kageyama; Ryohei (Hamamatsu, JP), Kasao; Nobuo (Kosai, JP), Osawa; Toshiyuki (Hamamatsu, JP), Terada; Yuichi (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Method for making a short-circuiting member and method for making a commutator
Patent Number: 7,856,703

Inventors: Kai-Cheng; Chang (Taipei, TW), Pei-Fang; Liang (Beigang Town, TW), Ming-Hsiu; Hsu (Nantou, TW), Yi-Ru; Chen (Shuilin Shiang, TW), Ya-Ping; Chen (Qiaotou Shiang, TW)
Title: Rotation sensing apparatus and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,155,976

Inventors: Kaiser; Timothy D. (Plain City, OH)
Title: Method for testing the interconnection of remote hazardous condition detectors
Patent Number: 7,158,023

Inventors: Kalampoukas; Lampros (Hoboken, NJ), Efstathiou; Costas (Athens, GR), Nikoloo; Dimitris (Patras, GR), Vergos; Haridimos T. (Patras, GR), Kalamatianos; John (Arlington, MA)
Title: High-speed parallel-prefix modulo 2n-1 adders
Patent Number: 7,155,473

Inventors: Kalimuthu; Ramesh (Freemont, CA), Marcais; Philippe (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Devices, softwares and methods for dynamic bandwidth allocation for ATM connections
Patent Number: 7,154,852

Inventors: Kalla; Karen (Cincinnati, OH), LaFleur; Patricia Alison (Shewsbury, PA), Miller; Joseph (Cincinnati, OH), Owens; Grover (Fairfield, OH)
Title: Methods for recommending a personal care product and tools therefor
Patent Number: 7,856,118

Inventors: Kaltsukis; Calvin Lee (San Rafael, CA)
Title: Video alarm security system with 3-party 9-1-1 calling
Patent Number: 8,917,308

Inventors: Kambhatla; Srikanth (Portland, OR)
Title: Streaming audio visual content simultaneously to different topologies on a wireless adapter
Patent Number: 8,918,569

Inventors: Kameyama; Takaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information processing system, information processing apparatus, image pickup system, information processing method, and program
Patent Number: 7,158,266

Inventors: Kamhine; Eli (St. Givat Shmuel, IL)
Title: System and method for scheduling a cross-bar
Patent Number: 7,158,512

Inventors: Kami; Nobuharu (Tokyo, JP), Yoshikawa; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing device, program thereof, modular type system operation management system, and component selection method
Patent Number: 7,856,572

Inventors: Kamijima; Akifumi (Chuo-ku, JP)
Title: Magnetic memory device and method of manufacturing magnetic memory device
Patent Number: 7,157,760

Inventors: Kamikawa; Takeshi (Mihara, JP), Yamada; Eiji (Mihara, JP), Araki; Masahiro (Mihara, JP)
Title: Method for fabrication of semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,157,297

Inventors: Kaminsky; Robert D. (Houston, TX), Symington; William A. (Houston, TX)
Title: Hydrocarbon recovery from impermeable oil shales using sets of fluid-heated fractures
Patent Number: 7,857,056

Inventors: Kamiyama; Satoshi (Nagoya, JP), Amano; Hiroshi (Nagoya, JP), Akasaki; Isamu (Nagoya, JP), Iwaya; Motoaki (Inazawa, JP), Yoshimoto; Masahiro (Kyoto, JP), Kinoshita; Hiroyuki (Yasu, JP)
Title: SiC crystal and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,855,385

Inventors: Kamiyama; Takao (Hiratsuka, JP), Kaneta; Koji (Hiratsuka, JP), Fujii; Kenji (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Segment for rehabilitating an existing pipe and a rehabilitating pipe assembled using segments
Patent Number: 7,156,124

Inventors: Kamo; Tomoichi (Naka, JP), Souma; Kenichi (Mito, JP)
Title: Fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,855,032

Inventors: Kanao; Shigeki (Nishinomiya, JP)
Title: Synthetic resin pipe
Patent Number: 7,156,128

Inventors: Kane; Erika (San Pedro, CA)
Title: Doll pair and apparatus for cheerleading stunts
Patent Number: 7,854,643

Inventors: Kaneda; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Electric device having a status notification feature of notifying status information to a registered external device and control method of the device
Patent Number: 7,856,638

Inventors: Kaneda; Yasunori (San Jose, CA), Arakawa; Hiroshi (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Latency aligned volume provisioning methods for interconnected multiple storage controller configuration
Patent Number: 7,856,541

Inventors: Kaneko; Masato (Ichibara, JP), Ikeda; Harutomo (Ichihara, JP)
Title: Lubricant for compression refrigerating machine and refrigerating apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 8,916,060

Inventors: Kaneko; Norio (Atsugi, JP), Kawasaki; Takehiko (Kamakura, JP)
Title: Multi-functional sensor and method of sensing
Patent Number: 7,856,340

Inventors: Kaneko; Tsuyoshi (Shimosuwa-machi, JP)
Title: Optical device and method for manufacturing the same, optical module, and optical transmission device
Patent Number: 7,155,090

Inventors: Kaneko; Tsuyoshi (Shimosuwa-machi, JP)
Title: Surface-emitting light-emitting device and method of manufacturing the same, optical module, and light-transmission device
Patent Number: 7,157,743

Inventors: Kanevsky; Dimitri (Ossining, NY), Sabath; Mariusz (Scarsdale, NY), Sedivy; Jan (Praha, CZ), Zlatsin; Alexander (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Smart book
Patent Number: 7,156,309

Inventors: Kang; En-Seung (Seoul, KR), Byun; Jin-Young (Seoul, KR)
Title: Digital content cryptograph and process
Patent Number: 7,159,126

Inventors: Kanisawa; Shiyuki (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Mounting device for electrical component
Patent Number: 7,857,028

Inventors: Kanouda; Akihiko (Hitachinaka, JP), Masuyama; Satoru (Odawara, JP), Isogai; Masato (Mito, JP), Saga; Ryouhei (Takasaki, JP), Onda; Kenichi (Takasaki, JP), Tokunaga; Norikazu (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Backup power supply
Patent Number: 7,157,810

Inventors: Kar; Soumitra (Orlando, FL), Santra; Swadeshmukul (Orlando, FL)
Title: Excitation band-gap tuning of dopant based quantum dots with core-inner shell-outer shell
Patent Number: 7,855,091

Inventors: Karatzas; Costas N. (Quebec, CA), Turner; Jeffrey D. (Quebec, CA), Lazaris-Karatzas; Anthoula (Quebec, CA)
Title: Production of biofilaments in transgenic animals
Patent Number: 7,157,615

Inventors: Kasahara; Kenzo (Hachioji, JP), Kawabe; Satomi (Hachioji, JP), Saito; Koichi (Kawagoe, JP), Nakamura; Kazuaki (Kyoto, JP), Yamada; Rumiko (Hino, JP)
Title: Cellulose ester film, production method of the same, polarizing plate and liquid crystal display
Patent Number: 7,854,971

Inventors: Kashiwabara; Mitsuhiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Organic electroluminescence device, display unit including the same, and method of manufacturing an organic electroluminescence device
Patent Number: 8,916,861

Inventors: Kashyap; Ravindra L. (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Flow maintaining stent delivery system
Patent Number: 7,156,870

Inventors: Kaske; Egon (Aachen, DE)
Title: Filter cartridge for a reversible flow filter
Patent Number: 7,854,328

Inventors: Kastalsky; Alexander (Wayside, NJ)
Title: Display device based on bistable electrostatic shutter
Patent Number: 7,158,278

Inventors: Kasuga; Yoshiko (Tokyo, JP), Zou; Xuelu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical glass, preform for press molding and optical element
Patent Number: 7,157,391

Inventors: Kaszeta; William J. (Mesa, AZ), D'Aiello; Robert V. (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: Integrated battery fusing device
Patent Number: 7,158,370

Inventors: Katagiri; Katsuhiro (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Glove compartment
Patent Number: 7,156,440

Inventors: Kataoka; Satoru (Akiruno, JP), Igarashi; Kenji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electronic apparatus contributing to global environmental conservation
Patent Number: 8,915,432

Inventors: Katayama; Yukari (Chigasaki, JP), Maeda; Takeshi (Kokubunji, JP), Taira; Shigeki (Yokohama, JP), Miyamoto; Harukazu (Kodaira, JP), Kawamae; Osamu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Optical disk apparatus and data randomizing method using for optical disk apparatus
Patent Number: 7,155,015

Inventors: Katic; Ognjen (Vancouver, CA), Rey; Claudio Gustavo (Stittsville, CA)
Title: Equalizer and equalization method for return-to-zero signals
Patent Number: 7,154,946

Inventors: Kato; Hiroki (Kanagawa, JP), Dewa; Yoshiharu (Tokyo, JP), Maegawa; Hirotoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Methods and systems for managing media content
Patent Number: 7,856,492

Inventors: Kato; Katsuhiko (Gumma, JP), Uchiyama; Hitoshi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Member for push button switch and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,855,347

Inventors: Kato; Motoki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information processor, information processing method, and program
Patent Number: 8,917,976

Inventors: Kato; Takahisa (Tokyo, JP), Akiyama; Takahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Torashima; Kazutoshi (Palo Alto, CA), Miyagawa; Suguru (Yokohama, JP), Fujii; Kazunari (Kawasaki, JP), Watanabe; Shinichiro (Yamato, JP)
Title: Swing member device, and optical deflector and image-forming apparatus employing the swing member device
Patent Number: 7,855,819

Inventors: Kato; Takahisa (Tokyo, JP), Torashima; Kazutoshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Oscillator device, optical deflector and optical instrument using the same
Patent Number: 7,855,820

Inventors: Kaufhold; Frank Gerwin (Suffolk, GB)
Title: Method and device for monitoring integrity of wooden posts
Patent Number: 8,915,155

Inventors: Kaul; Raj K. (Owens Cross Roads, AL), Barghouty; Abdulnasser Fakhri (Madison, AL), Penn; Benjamin G. (Madison, AL), Hulcher; Anthony Bruce (New Market, AL)
Title: Multi-functional layered structure having structural and radiation shielding attributes
Patent Number: 7,855,157

Inventors: Kausik; Balas Natarajan (Los Gatos, CA), Jawahar; Janardhanan (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and system for efficient and automated version management of embedded objects in web documents
Patent Number: 7,159,014

Inventors: Kawaguchi; Takayoshi (Sodegaura, JP), Seki; Ikuya (Sodegaura, JP), Maemura; Marino (Sodegaura, JP)
Title: Composition for medical use having improved water-solubility of peptide and metal-labeling efficiency and preparation for medical use comprising metal-labeled peptide
Patent Number: 7,854,918

Inventors: Kawai; Fumie (Gifu, JP), Nishida; Kazuhiro (Matsumoto, JP), Narimatsu; Shuji (Suwa, JP)
Title: Projector for compensating chromatic aberration of magnification
Patent Number: 7,156,521

Inventors: Kawamata; Kunimasa (Saitama, JP), Yamagiwa; Hidekazu (Saitama, JP), Komatsubara; Kazuaki (Niigata, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,158,734

Inventors: Kawamata; Naoki (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Coincidence detection apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,154,947

Inventors: Kawamonzen; Yoshiaki (Tokyo, JP), Ootera; Yasuaki (Yokohama, JP), Yuzawa; Akiko (Kawasaki, JP), Kihara; Naoko (Kawasaki, JP), Kamata; Yoshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Hieda; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP), Sasao; Norikatsu (Tokyo, JP), Yamamoto; Ryosuke (Kawasaki, JP), Okino; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP), Maeda; Tomoyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Shimada; Takuya (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Pattern forming method
Patent Number: 8,916,053

Inventors: Kawamoto; Hisashi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Vane driving device
Patent Number: 7,854,557

Inventors: Kawamura; Daiki (Saitama-ken, JP)
Title: Zoom lens and imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 8,917,454

Inventors: Kawamura; Koichi (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Yamasaki; Sumiaki (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Suzuki; Nobuo (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Image forming material, color filter master plate, and color filter
Patent Number: 7,157,193

Inventors: Kawamura; Yoshinori (Kanagawa, JP), Mizumoto; Manabu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Discrimination device for types or configurations of discrimination subjects
Patent Number: 7,157,725

Inventors: Kawashima; Isamu (Mitaka, JP)
Title: Device for calculating the quantity of light and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,158,910

Inventors: Kawashima; Seiichiro (Saitama-ken, JP), Kawashima, legal representative; Mitsuko (Saitama-ken, JP), Kawashima, legal representative; Hiroto (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Kawashima, legal representative; Masato (Hiroshima-ken, JP), Matsuno; Toshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Yaguchi; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP), Tsuchida; Yoshio (Tokyo, JP), Saitoh; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Tetsuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Heterocyclic compound and anti-malignant-tumor agent containing the same as active ingredient
Patent Number: 7,855,199

Inventors: Kawula; Paul (Sunnyvale, CA), Knapp; Christopher P. (Ham Lake, MN), Wineland; Carolyn (Chelsea, MI)
Title: Active fixation assembly for an implantable device
Patent Number: 7,155,292

Inventors: Kayser; Ralph Egon (Luzern, CH)
Title: Device for opening an ampoule
Patent Number: 8,915,413

Inventors: Ke; Yi-Bao (Shanghai, CN), Nie; Hui-Ling (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Mutant trichosanthin
Patent Number: 7,157,552

Inventors: Keeler; James D. (Austin, TX), Fink; Ian M. (Austin, TX), Krenzer; Matthew M. (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: System and method for user access to a distributed network communication system using persistent identification of subscribers
Patent Number: 7,856,659

Inventors: Keeth; Brent (Boise, ID), Shirley; Brian M. (Boise, ID), Dennison; Charles H. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and system for using dynamic random access memory as cache memory
Patent Number: 7,155,561

Inventors: Keh; Yong-Chan (Suwon-shi, KR), Park; Mun-Kue (Suwon-shi, KR)
Title: Optical element module package and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,158,550

Inventors: Kenchammana-Hosekote; Deepak R. (San Jose, CA), Hafner; James L. (San Jose, CA), Roskow; Marc T. (Los Gatos, CA), Zaki; Omer A. (San Jose, CA), Ponceleon; Dulce B. (Palo Alto, CA), Freitas; Richard F. (San Martin, CA), Goodson; Garth R. (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Distributed storage system capable of restoring data in case of a storage failure
Patent Number: 7,159,150

Inventors: Kennedy; Melvin R. (Lantana, FL), Longoria; Jose (Miami, FL), Robbins; Robert G. (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Hair coloring apparatus and methods
Patent Number: 7,156,104

Inventors: Kennedy; Melvin R. (Lantana, FL), Longoria; Jose (Miami, FL), Robbins; Robert G. (Boca Raton, FL), Kaiser; Richard (Allentown, PA)
Title: Hair coloring device
Patent Number: 7,156,885

Inventors: Kerber; Stefan (Bregenz, AT), Bakk; Istvan (Torokbalint, HU)
Title: Porous heat sink LED lamps
Patent Number: 8,917,012

Inventors: Kern; Thomas (Munchen, DE)
Title: Method for operating a flash memory device
Patent Number: 7,158,416

Inventors: Kersey; Alan D. (Glastonbury, CT)
Title: Pressure transducer featuring large diameter optical waveguide having bragg grating and being configured for reducing the bulk modulus of compressibility thereof
Patent Number: 7,155,074

Inventors: Kessenich; Diane (Gulf Stream, FL), Clark; Brett (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Portal for supplying supplementary information for printed books
Patent Number: 7,155,677

Inventors: Keyl; Christoph (Stuttgart, DE), Bollero; Vincenzo Domenico (Rivarolo Canavese, IT)
Title: Hydraulic control arrangement
Patent Number: 8,915,075

Inventors: Khan; Asif Q. (Austin, TX), Kramer; David B. (Austin, TX)
Title: Link layer device with configurable address pin allocation
Patent Number: 7,159,061

Inventors: Kheradvar; Arash (Blythewood, SC), Karmaus; Wilfried (Columbia, SC)
Title: Nursing bottle apparatus for improvement of suckling
Patent Number: 8,915,387

Inventors: Khirabadi; Bijan S. (Rockville, MD), Song; Ying C. (Mt. Pleasant, SC), Brockbank; Kelvin G. M. (Charleston, SC)
Title: Method of cryopreservation of tissues by vitrification
Patent Number: 7,157,222

Inventors: Khubani; Ashok (Fairfield, NJ), Biziak; Jason (Fairfield, NJ)
Title: Pet grooming tool with pivot head and rotatable blade
Patent Number: 7,854,214

Inventors: Khvorova; Anastasia (Boulder, CO), Reynolds; Angela (Littleton, CO), Leake; Devin (Denver, CO), Marshall; William (Boulder, CO), Read; Steven (Denver, CO), Scaringe; Stephen (Lafayette, CO)
Title: siRNA targeting TIE-2
Patent Number: 7,855,186

Inventors: Kiesel; Peter (Palo Alto, CA), Schmidt; Oliver (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Method of forming, modifying, or repairing a semiconductor device using field-controlled diffusion
Patent Number: 7,855,098

Inventors: Kihara; Kenichi (Yokohama, JP), Fukuda; Toshihiko (Yokohama, JP), Sato; Masahide (Noda, JP)
Title: Data storage system
Patent Number: 7,159,074

Inventors: Kikuchi; Koji (Kanagawa, JP), Kurotsu; Noriyoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Ohshima; Masamichi (Tokyo, JP), Morooka; Hidekazu (Kanagawa, JP), Yagita; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP), Wanda; Koichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Kitagata; Kei (Kanagawa, JP), Kayama; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Shirai; Kenichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Proxy printing system, information processing apparatus, and controlling method
Patent Number: 7,855,794

Inventors: Kikuchi; Tetsuo (Tachikawa, JP), Inago; Yoshio (Ome, JP), Usui; Makoto (Musashimurayama, JP), Uematsu; Toshio (Tachikawa, JP)
Title: X-ray crystal orientation measuring method and X-ray crystal orientation measuring apparatus
Patent Number: 7,158,609

Inventors: Kildevaeld; Michael (Yarmouth Port, MA)
Title: Marking blade
Patent Number: 8,915,662

Inventors: Kim; Baek Mann (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Yeom; Seung Jin (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Jung; Dong Ha (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Jeong Tae (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Metal line of semiconductor device without production of high resistance compound due to metal diffusion and method for forming the same
Patent Number: 7,855,456

Inventors: Kim; Byoung-Sul (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Redundancy circuit
Patent Number: 7,154,791

Inventors: Kim; Cheol Woong (Seoul, KR), Yoon; Jung Heum (Seoul, KR), Yang; Young Gyu (Seoul, KR), Park; Min Hyung (Seoul, KR), Park; Hye Min (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Knee brace with a reciprocal hinge
Patent Number: 8,915,873

Inventors: Kim; Dae-Hyun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Triple band receiving apparatus for a mobile communication terminal
Patent Number: 7,155,184

Inventors: Kim; Daniel Kee Young (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Vehicle frame and component design for efficient and compact packaging
Patent Number: 8,915,512

Inventors: Kim; Daniel Kee Young (San Francisco, CA), Bretney; Kevin (San Diego, CA)
Title: Electrical system for gyroscopic stabilized vehicle
Patent Number: 8,918,239

Inventors: Kim; Doh-Suk (Basking Ridge, NJ)
Title: Speech quality assessment method and system
Patent Number: 7,856,355

Inventors: Kim; Dong Soo (Seongnam-si, KR), Kang; Seok Jin (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Kyoo Seok (Seongnam-si, KR), Jang; Yoon Gil (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Dong Hee (Seongnam-si, KR), Yoon; Seong Bok (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Jung Hwa (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Optical semiconductor lighting apparatus
Patent Number: 8,915,618

Inventors: Kim; Dong-Han (Osan-si, KR), Ro; Young-Hoon (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Universal PCB and smart card using the same
Patent Number: 7,855,895

Inventors: Kim; Gi-Bum (Yongin-si, KR), Noh; Hyun-Pil (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Treatment method for surface of substrate, method of fabricating image sensor by using the treatment method, and image sensor fabricated by the same
Patent Number: 7,855,149

Inventors: Kim; Gyou-Hwan (Suwon-si, KR), Lim; Jai-Jin (Seoul, KR), Ryu; Sang-Hoon (Seoul, KR), Oh; Jun-Hwan (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Woo-Jae (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Sung-Kwan (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for preventing excessive signaling overhead while a group communication is performed in a broadband wireless access system
Patent Number: 8,918,132

Inventors: Kim; Hak-Dong (Suwon, KR)
Title: Methods of forming halo regions in NMOS transistors
Patent Number: 7,157,357

Inventors: Kim; Ho-Chul (Seoul, KR)
Title: Photomask having a test pattern that includes separate features for different printed critical dimensions to correlate magnitude and direction of defocus
Patent Number: 7,855,037

Inventors: Kim; Hong-Seub (Yongin-si, KR), Ko; Bu-Jin (Joong-gu, KR)
Title: Gas diffusion plate for use in ICP etcher
Patent Number: 7,156,950

Inventors: Kim; Hye-Sun (Daejeon, KR), Ban; Yun Ji (Daejeon, KR), Jang; Kyung Ho (Daegu, KR), Yu; Jung Jae (Seongnam, KR), Kim; Myung Ha (Daejeon, KR), Jang; Ho Wook (Daejeon, KR), Nam; Seung Woo (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Hae Dong (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for converting 2D video image into 3D video image
Patent Number: 8,917,954

Inventors: Kim; Hyong S. (Pittsburgh, PA), Sansom; Robert D. (Pittsburgh, PA), Cleeton; Lawrence R. (Butler, PA)
Title: ATM traffic having unknown characteristics including traffic with weighted priorities and traffic without weighted priorities
Patent Number: 7,154,896

Inventors: Kim; In-ho (Suwon, KR), Lee; Kang-dong (Swuon, KR)
Title: Computer technique for providing a character mistyping conversion function
Patent Number: 7,155,671

Inventors: Kim; Jae Hun (Seoul, KR), Hong; Sang Su (Gyunggi-do, KR), Yang; Chung Mo (Gyunggi-do, KR), Lee; In Hyung (Gyunggi-do, KR), Lee; Woo Jin (Seoul, KR), Lee; Young Woo (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Touch panel
Patent Number: 8,917,250

Inventors: Kim; Jeongki (Anyang-si, KR), Kang; Seunghyun (Anyang-si, KR), Yuk; Youngsoo (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for allocating a hybrid automatic repeat request channel identifier in a wireless access system
Patent Number: 8,917,691

Inventors: Kim; Jin-eok (Daejeon, KR), Park; Jong-cheon (Seoul, KR), Lee; Kil-sun (Daejeon, KR), Jang; Jung-hee (Gwangju, KR)
Title: Method for preparing 4-aminodiphenylamine
Patent Number: 7,157,605

Inventors: Kim; Jong Hae, N/A (Seoul, KR), Kim; Tommy Y. (Palos Verdes, CA), Han; Kyoung Ja, N/A (Seoul, KR)
Title: Multipurpose LED signal system for pedestrian and traffic control
Patent Number: 7,855,660

Inventors: Kim; Kun Yul (Seoul, KR)
Title: Pick-up apparatus for digital storage medium
Patent Number: 7,158,274

Inventors: Kim; Minsoo (Pittsford, NY)
Title: Preventing and treating sepsis
Patent Number: 8,916,149

Inventors: Kim; Pan-Kyeom (Gyeongsangbukdo, KR), Lim; Geun-Bae (Gyeongsangbukdo, KR)
Title: Nano fabrication method for glass
Patent Number: 7,854,853

Inventors: Kim; Seong Ho (Kyoungsangbuk-do, KR), Shin; Woo Sup (Kyoungsangbuk-do, KR), Hwang; Yeong Geun (Kyoungsangbuk-do, KR), Kim; Tae Man (Kyoungsangbuk-do, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus of fabricating liquid crystal display panel
Patent Number: 7,158,204

Inventors: Kim; Sung-Hoon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Thin film transistor and display panel having the same
Patent Number: 7,855,405

Inventors: Kim; Woo Yeol (Gunpo, KR)
Title: Gear train of automatic transmission for vehicles
Patent Number: 7,854,678

Inventors: Kim; Woojin (Pleasanton, CA), Dancaster; John (San Ramon, CA), Logan; John (Danville, CA), Bryzek; Aniela (Hayward, CA)
Title: Surface mount package and method for forming multi-chip microsensor device
Patent Number: 7,157,312

Inventors: Kimata; Tomoya (Inuyama, JP)
Title: Conveying system having endless drive medium and method for delivering/receiving article therein
Patent Number: 8,915,695

Inventors: Kimoto; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus and a notification operation control method
Patent Number: 7,855,744

Inventors: Kimura; Akinori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming method and image forming apparatus for planographic printing plate
Patent Number: 7,157,203

Inventors: Kimura; Akira (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Component mounting apparatus, vibration controlling apparatus, and vibration controlling method
Patent Number: 7,854,061

Inventors: Kimura; Hitotoshi (Nagano, JP)
Title: Optical detector able to sense the presence of a container and content therein, and container and printer using the same
Patent Number: 7,157,727

Inventors: Kimura; Tomoko (Tokyo, JP), Okayama; Nobuya (Kawasaki, JP), Koike; Hiroshi (Sagamihara, JP), Namioka; Miyoko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Contents sales method and cyber mall system using such method and storage medium storing therein its contents sales program
Patent Number: 7,856,405

Inventors: Kinder; Jack G. (Centralia, WA)
Title: Apparatus and method for cleaning a mop
Patent Number: 7,854,033

Inventors: King; David G. (Shelbyville, KY), Kroger; Patrick L. (Versailles, KY)
Title: Method for determining ink drop velocity of carrier-mounted printhead using an optical scanner
Patent Number: 7,156,483

Inventors: King; Gary W. (Fridley, MN), Mianulli; Marcus J. (Plymouth, MN), Hill; Michael R. S. (Minneapolis, MN), Mullen; Thomas J. (Ham Lake, MN), Testerman; Roy L. (New Hope, MN), Burnes; John E. (Andover, MN), Zhou; Xiaohong (Plymouth, MN)
Title: Neurostimulation to treat effects of sleep apnea
Patent Number: 7,155,278

Inventors: King; John D. (Roseville, MN), Junck; Paul M. (Bloomington, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus of detecting fire by flame imaging
Patent Number: 7,155,029

Inventors: Kinoshita; Hiroto (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and data processing system including the same
Patent Number: 8,918,684

Inventors: Kinzie; Kevin W. (Moore, SC), Standish; Kevin J. (Simpsonville, SC)
Title: Wind turbine blade tip shapes
Patent Number: 7,854,595

Inventors: Kipfer; Marc (Kusnacht, Zurich, CH)
Title: Natural re-hydrating and energizing beverage based on coconut water, fruit juices and incorporated nutritive components
Patent Number: 7,157,109

Inventors: Kirbach; Lutz (Rochester Hills, MI), Bugescu; Florin (Canton, MI)
Title: Dual valve lifter assembly
Patent Number: 7,856,953

Inventors: Kirino; Tomoaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Carbon black pigment for electronic paper, dispersion of the pigment, and process for production of the pigment
Patent Number: 7,855,249

Inventors: Kister; Scott (Woodside, CA), DeSalvo; Christopher Joseph (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for coordinating multiple e-mail accounts
Patent Number: 7,155,725

Inventors: Kistler; Walter P. (Redmond, WA), Citron; Robert A. (Mill Creek, WA), Taylor; Thomas C. (Las Cruces, NM)
Title: Platform and system for propellant tank storage and transfer in space
Patent Number: 7,156,348

Inventors: Kitagawa; Katsuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having delay line
Patent Number: 8,917,127

Inventors: Kitaguchi; Hiroshi (Naka, JP), Amemiya; Kensuke (Hitachinaka, JP), Yokoi; Kazuma (Hitachi, JP), Ueno; Yuuichirou (Hitachi, JP), Tsuchiya; Katsutoshi (Hitachi, JP), Yanagita; Norihito (Hitachi, JP), Kojima; Shinichi (Hitachi, JP), Hitomi; Keitaro (Sendai, JP), Shoji; Tadayoshi (Sendai, JP)
Title: Semiconductor radiation detector and radiation detection apparatus
Patent Number: 7,157,716

Inventors: Kitajima; Hironobu (Kawasaki, JP), Ochitani; Ryo (Kawasaki, JP), Ikesaka; Morio (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Reliability evaluation program and reliability evaluation device
Patent Number: 7,856,412

Inventors: Kitakado; Hidehito (Hyogo, JP), Hayakawa; Masahiko (Kanagawa, JP), Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Asami; Taketomi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,855,416

Inventors: Kitamura; Manabu (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for monitoring the quantity of differential data in a storage system
Patent Number: 7,159,072

Inventors: Kitano; Hideki (Kodaira, JP), Inamiya; Takato (Kodaira, JP), Murayama; Kenji (Kodaira, JP), Kotsubo; Hidefumi (Kodaira, JP), Morimura; Yasuhiro (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Photo-curable transfer sheet, process for the preparation of optical information recording medium using the sheet, and optical information recording medium
Patent Number: 8,916,335

Inventors: Kitano; Tomohiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for semiconductor integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,856,610

Inventors: Klaghofer; Karl (Munchen, DE), Korpi; Markku (Starnberg, DE), Remmele; Werner (Mering, DE)
Title: Multimedia terminal for telephony allowing multipoint connections
Patent Number: 7,158,487

Inventors: Klava; Juris (Valodzes, LV)
Title: Combined device for treating hair
Patent Number: 8,915,256

Inventors: Klebanov; Ilya (Vaughan, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for rendering an image in a video graphics adapter
Patent Number: 7,158,140

Inventors: Klein Koerkamp; Koen Joan (Venlo, NL), De Grijs; Eduard T.H. (Venlo, NL)
Title: Method for printing marking material on a receiving medium by a printing system
Patent Number: 8,915,565

Inventors: Klingman; Edwin E. (San Gregorio, CA)
Title: iMEM ASCII architecture for executing system operators and processing data operators
Patent Number: 7,856,632

Inventors: Knecht; Thomas A. (Dundee, IL), Reeser; Glen (Palatine, IL)
Title: Time division duplex front end module
Patent Number: 7,855,983

Inventors: Ko; Kang-Hee (Seoul, KR)
Title: Die apparatus using immersion cooling
Patent Number: 8,915,111

Inventors: Kobayashi; Hideyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Display control apparatus, display control method, and program
Patent Number: 8,917,416

Inventors: Kobayashi; Hikaru (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Method for forming silicon dioxide film on silicon substrate, method for forming oxide film on semiconductor substrate, and method for producing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,157,383

Inventors: Kobayashi; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Uchida; Toshiya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Fuse circuit and semiconductor integrated circuit device
Patent Number: 7,158,435

Inventors: Kobayashi; Isao (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Imaging device and imaging method for use in such device
Patent Number: 7,855,738

Inventors: Kobayashi; Masaaki (Tokyo, JP), Yoshihara; Yumiko (Tokyo, JP), Shinkai; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP), Togashi; Masaaki (Nikaho, JP)
Title: Solid electrolytic capacitor
Patent Number: 7,158,366

Inventors: Kobayashi; Seiji (Kanagawa, JP), Fujiki; Toshihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for manufacturing optical disks, apparatus and method for recording data on optical disks, apparatus and method for reproducing data from optical disks, and optical disks formed with pits strings and mark strings
Patent Number: 7,154,823

Inventors: Kobayashi; Shuho (Okaya, JP), Oto; Masayuki (Zama, JP), Matsumoto; Hiroshi (Chigasaki, JP)
Title: Multilayered phase difference plate and projector
Patent Number: 7,855,834

Inventors: Kobayashi; Yoshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Oishi; Tateo (Saitama, JP), Ueda; Kenjiro (Kanagawa, JP), Yamamoto; Kazuo (Chiba, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, information processing system, information processing method, and program
Patent Number: 8,917,970

Inventors: Koboyashi; Shinya (Tokyo, JP), Sasaki; Kanemi (Tokyo, JP), Yasuda; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Moriya; Koji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of aligning antenna azimuth
Patent Number: 7,855,692

Inventors: Kodama; Hidetoshi (Nagano, JP), Yokoyama; Koichiro (Nagano, JP), Komuro; Kiyoto (Nagano, JP), Yasue; Takuya (Nagano, JP), Akahane; Takashi (Nagano, JP), Isono; Masahiro (Nagano, JP)
Title: Ink-jet recording apparatus and recording method therefor
Patent Number: 7,854,503

Inventors: Koehl; Manuel (Duesseldorf, DE), Bram; Martin (Juelich, DE), Coenen; Berthold (Hueckelhoven, DE), Buchkremer; Hans Peter (Heinsberg, DE), Stoever; Detlev (Niederzier, DE)
Title: Method for producing semi-finished products from NiTi shape memory alloys
Patent Number: 8,916,091

Inventors: Kogure; Shinya (Ibaraki, JP), Inoue; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP), Izumi; Michihiro (Chiba, JP), Ezumi; Yosuke (Ibaraki, JP), Yoshitani; Akihiro (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Data communication apparatus and electronic mail data producing method
Patent Number: 7,856,481

Inventors: Kohli; Sandeep (Bangalore, IN), Sinha; Sarika (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Indicating hierarchy diversion in a class diagram
Patent Number: 8,918,757

Inventors: Koishi; Isao (Susono, JP), Nittani; Susumu (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Tsuzuki; Masatomo (Odawara, JP), Imaizumi; Chikara (Numazu, JP)
Title: Process cartridge and electrophotographic image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,856,192

Inventors: Koishi; Takeshi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: System and method for radiographing information management and recording medium storing program therefor
Patent Number: 8,917,928

Inventors: Koizumi; Tomohito (Ota, JP), Hiro; Naoki (Osaka, JP), Rakuma; Tsuyoshi (Ora-gun, JP), Mushiake; Katsuhiko (Tokyo, JP), Iseki; Masahiro (Ota, JP), Umezawa; Hiroyuki (Ota, JP), Koizumi; Yurika (Ora-gun, JP), Kondo; Yasuhito (Ora-gun, JP)
Title: Electrolyzing electrode and production method therefor and electrolysis method using electrolyzing electrode and electrolysis solution producing device
Patent Number: 7,156,962

Inventors: Kojima; Kenji (Fujimi-machi, JP)
Title: Liquid droplet ejecting apparatus and liquid droplet ejecting method
Patent Number: 8,915,563

Inventors: Kokeguchi; Noriyuki (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Recording material and image forming method
Patent Number: 7,157,195

Inventors: Koller; Keith Scott (Grosse Ile, MI), Ignasiak; Donald (Farmington Hills, MI), Luley; Thomas Joseph (Grosse Ile, MI)
Title: Fuel system for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,156,077

Inventors: Komatsu; Noriyuki (Numazu, JP), Watanabe; Kazushi (Mishima, JP), Murakami; Ryuta (Susono, JP)
Title: Assembling method for developing roller
Patent Number: 7,156,797

Inventors: Kommera; Swaroop K. (Corvallis, OR), Bhowmik; Siddhartha (Salem, OR), Oram; Richard J. (Corvallis, OR), Ramamoorthi; Sriram (Corvallis, OR), Braun; David M. (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Formation of a slot in a silicon substrate
Patent Number: 7,855,151

Inventors: Komori; Yushi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Sheet-shaped adhesive and laminate prepared by using the same
Patent Number: 7,854,990

Inventors: Kondo; Atsushi (Osaka, JP)
Title: File management method and program that manage multiple files as single combination file
Patent Number: 7,155,454

Inventors: Kondo; Kazunori (Sagamihara, JP), Etchu; Kumiko (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Oil cleaning sheets for makeup
Patent Number: 7,157,093

Inventors: Kondo; Tsuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Morise; Hirofumi (Yokohama, JP), Nakamura; Shiho (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Spin wave device
Patent Number: 8,917,152

Inventors: Konno; Takeshi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Immobilizer device and motorcycle including same
Patent Number: 7,855,470

Inventors: Konopka; John G. (Spring Grove, IL), Choi; Alex K. (Lake Zurich, IL), Konopka; David A. (Grayslake, IL)
Title: High voltage sensing mechanism with integrated on-off switch
Patent Number: 8,917,084

Inventors: Koo; Ja-goun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Portable computer using a fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,159,130

Inventors: Kori; Teruhiko (Kanagawa, JP), Otsuka; Masaya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Outputting apparatus, outputting method, recording apparatus, recording method, reproduction apparatus, reproduction method and recording medium
Patent Number: 7,159,089

Inventors: Kornblit; Avinoam (Highland Park, NJ), Kroupenkine; Timofei Nikita (Warren, NJ), Mandich; Mary Louise (Martinsville, NJ), Schneider; Tobias Manuel (Marburg, DE), Taylor; Joseph Ashley (Springfield, NJ), Weiss; Donald (Cresskill, NJ), Yang; Shu (Philadelphia, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling friction between a fluid and a body
Patent Number: 7,156,032

Inventors: Kosaraju; Ravi K. (Johnston, RI), Pagan; William G. (Durham, NC)
Title: Enhanced privacy caller identification system
Patent Number: 8,917,840

Inventors: Kosuge; Akio (Yokohama, JP), Ono; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Yoshino; Kaoru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for electro photographic image forming capable of effectively performing an evenly charging operation
Patent Number: 7,155,146

Inventors: Kosugi; Yasuhiko (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Expendables container capable of measuring residual amount of expendables
Patent Number: 7,155,972

Inventors: Kotera; Hidetoshi (Kyoto, JP), Kanno; Isaku (Hyogo, JP), Murayama; Manabu (Osaka, JP), Fujii; Hitoshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Vibrating mirror element and method for manufacturing vibrating mirror element
Patent Number: 8,917,434

Inventors: Koti; Karan B. (Belgaum, IN), Prabhu; Veena (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Metal density aware signal routing
Patent Number: 8,916,974

Inventors: Kotler; Matthew J. (Kirkland, WA), Gounares; Alexander G. (Kirkland, WA), Fisher; Oliver G. (Redmond, WA), Wolf; Richard J. (Seattle, WA), Anantharaman; Vinod (Issaquah, WA), Morgan; Matthew D. (Seattle, WA), Franklin; Christopher Matthew (Bellevue, WA)
Title: User interface for integrated spreadsheets and word processing tables
Patent Number: 7,155,667

Inventors: Koudymov; Alexei (Troy, NY), Wetzel; Christian Martin (Troy, NY)
Title: Semiconductor device with efficient carrier recombination
Patent Number: 8,916,885

Inventors: Kouno; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Kanahara; Masahumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Scrub cleaning device, scrub cleaning method, and manufacturing method of information recording medium
Patent Number: 7,155,767

Inventors: Kovacs, Jr.; George A. (Ebstorf, DE)
Title: Two-part protector for a pipe end which is provided with an external or internal thread
Patent Number: 7,857,007

Inventors: Koyama; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of driving display device
Patent Number: 7,158,104

Inventors: Koyama; Takao (Haga-gun, JP), Ito; Hidekazu (Haga-gun, JP), Nemoto; Ken (Haga-gun, JP), Ishiguro; Kenji (Haga-gun, JP)
Title: Disposable diaper including lateral side cores
Patent Number: 7,156,830

Inventors: Kozu; Katsumi (Sanda, JP), Ichinose; Toshihiko (Nara, JP), Takada; Masahiro (Shizuoka, JP), Shibutani; Satoshi (Hirakata, JP)
Title: Method for operating fuel cell and fuel cell system
Patent Number: 7,855,019

Inventors: Kraus; Andreas (Regensburg, DE), Krueger; Jochen (Thalmassing, DE)
Title: Plasma processing plant
Patent Number: 7,854,805

Inventors: Kraus; Manfred (Herzogenaurach, DE), Osterlanger; Jurgen (Emskirchen, DE), Hochmuth; Harald (Hagenbuchach, DE), Dirnberger; Thomas (Obermichelbach, DE), Reik; Wolfgang (Buhl, DE), Pfund; Thomas (Leiberstung, DE)
Title: Anti-roll bar for the chassis of a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,156,406

Inventors: Kringel; George N. (Westport, CT), Calderazzo; Frank (Englewood, FL), Frichette; Robert S. (Trumbull, CT), Rotelli, III; Arthur A. (Fairfield, CT)
Title: Product display device
Patent Number: 7,156,353

Inventors: Kroll; Mark W. (Simi Valley, CA), Mouchawar; Gabriel A. (Valencia, CA)
Title: System and method for reducing pain associated with cardioversion shocks generated by implantable cardiac stimulation devices
Patent Number: 7,155,286

Inventors: Kronmiller; Tom (Chapel Hill, NC), Teig; Steven (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Hierarchical data processing
Patent Number: 7,155,440

Inventors: Krulitsch; Dieter-Rudolf (Bad Kreuznach, DE), Lorenz; Jonathan (Bad Kreuznach, DE)
Title: Method and filling system for filling containers with a filling material composed of at least two components in a volume-and/or amount-controlled manner
Patent Number: 8,915,269

Inventors: Kudelka; Stephan (Ottendorf-Okrilla, DE)
Title: Method for expanding a trench in a semiconductor structure
Patent Number: 7,157,382

Inventors: Kuechler; Bernd (OT Liegau Augustusbad, DE), Pforr; Rainer (Weixdorf, DE), Muelders; Thomas (Erding, DE)
Title: Methods of compensating lens heating, lithographic projection system and photo mask
Patent Number: 7,855,776

Inventors: Kugel; Michael (Boeblingen, DE), Payer; Stefan (Nurtingen, DE), Polig; Raphael (Dietikon, CH), Werner; Tobias (Schoenbuch, DE)
Title: Integrated circuit schematics having imbedded scaling information for generating a design instance
Patent Number: 8,918,749

Inventors: Kulkarni; Janmejay S. (Navi Mumbai, IN), Maniyar; Sapan J. (Pune, IN), Patel; Sarvesh S. (Nasik, IN), Roy; Subhojit (Pune, IN)
Title: Utilization of disk buffer for background replication processes
Patent Number: 8,917,464

Inventors: Kuo; Cheng-Hsiung (Tainan, TW)
Title: Reference sensing circuit
Patent Number: 7,158,414

Inventors: Kuo; Ching-Yeh (Padeh, TW), Cheng; Tsung-Chi (Padeh, TW), Lee; Yu-Chou (Padeh, TW), Shih; Yea-Chung (Padeh, TW), Tsao; Wen-Kuang (Padeh, TW), Chung; Hsiang-Hsien (Padeh, TW), Hsu; Hung-Yi (Padeh, TW), Chang; Jui-Chung (Padeh, TW)
Title: Semiconductor device and its manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,855,383

Inventors: Kuramori; Akira (Kanagawa, JP), Kamijo; Masayoshi (Nagano, JP), Sadoyama; Tsugutake (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Method for evaluating an instrument operating force
Patent Number: 7,854,166

Inventors: Kurimilla; Madhu (Hyderabad, IN), Rao; Nooli Vamsi K. (Hyderabad, IN)
Title: Schema specification to improve product consumability on installation, configuration, and/or un-installation activity
Patent Number: 8,918,777

Inventors: Kurosu; Hisao (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for developing a latent image using toner grains constituting a developer
Patent Number: 7,155,150

Inventors: Kurtz; Anthony D. (Ridgewood, NJ)
Title: Resonating transducer
Patent Number: 7,155,980

Inventors: Kurzynski; David W. (Vernon Hills, IL), Owen; Frank J. (Elmhurst, IL), Koehn; Bradley E. (Milwaukee, WI)
Title: Method and apparatus for managing memory in a workstation
Patent Number: 7,155,457

Inventors: Kushibiki; Keiko (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Hatano; Masaharu (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Shibata; Itaru (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Fukuzawa; Tatsuhiro (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Hara; Naoki (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Song; Dong (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Hishitani; Yoshiko (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Satou; Fuminori (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Uchiyama; Makoto (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Yamanaka; Mitsugu (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,157,169

Inventors: Kushnir; Mark M. (Salt Lake City, UT), Rockwood; Alan L. (Provo, UT), Nelson; Gordon J. (Sandy, UT)
Title: Methods for quantitative analysis by tandem mass spectrometry
Patent Number: 7,158,903

Inventors: Kuwajima; Hideki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Disk device employing a CSS system head supporting unit
Patent Number: 7,855,856

Inventors: Kuwata; Naoki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Signal processing system
Patent Number: 7,856,074

Inventors: Kuwata; Naoki (Nagano, JP)
Title: Image processing system, image processing method, and medium having an image processing control program recorded thereon
Patent Number: 7,155,060

Inventors: Kwak; In-gu (Yongin-si, KR), Park; Il-han (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Fusing device of an image forming apparatus and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,158,748

Inventors: Kwark; Young Hoon (Chappaqua, NY), Schuster; Christian (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Method and structure for controlled impedance wire bonds using co-dispensing of dielectric spacers
Patent Number: 7,854,368

Inventors: Kwon; Oh-Hun (Westborough, MA)
Title: Fused zirconia-based solid oxide fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,157,173

Inventors: Kye; Jeong Seob (Seoul, KR)
Title: Vertical semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,916,925

Inventors: Kynast; Andreas (Hildesheim, DE), Friedrichs; Arne (Brauschweig, DE), Skwarek; Volker (Bad Salzdetfurth, DE)
Title: Method for transferring destination guidance elements, vehicle navigation device and control center
Patent Number: 7,155,337

Inventors: Laan; Jan Metske van der (Breda, NL), Schooneveld-Bergmans; Margot Elisabeth Francoise (Delft, NL)
Title: Lipases and uses thereof
Patent Number: 8,916,368

Inventors: Labbe; Jocelyn (Rochester, NY), Nguti; Tallam I. (Rochester, NY)
Title: User operated group machine time slot reservation and management system
Patent Number: 7,158,938

Inventors: Lafontaine; Daniel M. (Plymouth, MN), Jenson; Mark L. (Greenfield, MN), Drasler; William J. (Minnetonka, MN)
Title: Vascular catheter, system, and method
Patent Number: 7,854,755

Inventors: Lagimonier; Todd (Delray Beach, FL), Voris; Jim (Cockeysville, MD)
Title: System for efficiently handling cryptographic messages containing nonce values
Patent Number: 7,856,660

Inventors: Lai; Dishi (San Jose, CA), Kang; Xinhai (Milpitas, CA), Tsai; Kanting (San Jose, CA), Zhao; Qun (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for effectively increasing a command queue length for accessing storage
Patent Number: 8,918,554

Inventors: Lai; Fang-Shi (Chia Yi, TW)
Title: Power management circuit and memory cell
Patent Number: 7,158,404

Inventors: Lakus-Becker; Axel (Artarmon, AU), Leung; Ka-Ming (Marsfield, AU)
Title: Rate-distortion control in DVC with no feedback channel
Patent Number: 8,917,776

Inventors: Lalvani; Haresh (New York, NY)
Title: Sports ball
Patent Number: 7,854,671

Inventors: Lam; Luke K. T. (North Oaks, MN), Ahmed; Nayaz (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Organoselenium compound for cancer chemoprevention
Patent Number: 7,855,232

Inventors: Lammers; Arend Jan Willem (Hengelo, NL)
Title: Single phase or polyphase switchgear in an enveloping housing
Patent Number: 7,158,369

Inventors: Lamoureux; Gary A. (Woodbury, CT), Johnston; Warren (Thomaston, CT), Costantini; Lino (Trumbull, CT)
Title: Spacers for use in brachytherapy, radiotherapy, and other medical therapy
Patent Number: 8,915,834

Inventors: Landers; James P. (Charlottesville, VA), Bienvenue; Joan Marie (Fredericksburg, VA), Legendre; Lindsay Ann (Charlottesville, VA), Easley; Christopher J. (Auburn, AL), Karlinsey; James M. (Audubon, PA)
Title: Integrated microfluidic analysis systems
Patent Number: 8,916,375

Inventors: Landolt; James (Oshkosh, WI)
Title: Portable vacuum for yard waste
Patent Number: 8,916,002

Inventors: Langley; John D. (Guntersville, NC), Carroll; Todd R. (Guntersville, AL), Hinkle; Barry S. (Guntersville, AL), Vencill; Charles T. (Guntersville, AL)
Title: Outdoor fabric
Patent Number: 7,157,388

Inventors: Lango; Jason (Mountain View, CA), Roussos; Konstantinos (Sunnyvale, CA), Tsai; Robert Lieh-Yuan (Atlanta, GA), Wagner; Christopher J. (Langley, WA)
Title: Storage methods and apparatus for streaming media data
Patent Number: 7,155,531

Inventors: Larkin; Daithi (Redwood City, CA), Rajagopalan; Nara (San Jose, CA)
Title: Remote customer management of virtual routers allocated to the customer
Patent Number: 7,159,031

Inventors: Larsson; Tony (Upplands Vasby, SE), Lidstrom; Mattias (Stockholm, DE), Svensson; Martin (Hagersten, SE)
Title: Deviating behaviour of a user terminal
Patent Number: 8,918,876

Inventors: Lasserre; Pierre-Andre (Coubron, FR), Sanchez; Marcel (Paris, FR)
Title: Distribution assembly intended for contemporaneous distribution of two products
Patent Number: 7,854,350

Inventors: Latimer, III; Julian A. (Richmond, VA)
Title: Heat exchanger for a log-burning fireplace
Patent Number: 7,854,223

Inventors: Latypov; Azat M. (Danbury, CT), Poultney; Sherman K. (Wilton, CT)
Title: System and method for calibrating a spatial light modulator array using shearing interferometry
Patent Number: 7,158,238

Inventors: Laval; Anthony (Creteil, FR), Starken; Harald (Creteil, FR)
Title: Safe gear box for electrical steering column lock
Patent Number: 7,856,858

Inventors: Lavoie; Bruce S. (Shrewsbury, MA), Michalson; William R. (Charlton, MA)
Title: Auto-calibrating surround system
Patent Number: 7,158,643

Inventors: Law; Hon-Mo Raymond (Beaverton, OR), Parker; Rachael J. (Forest Grove, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus to construct a fifty percent (50%) duty cycle clock signal across power domains
Patent Number: 7,157,950

Inventors: Lee; Bing-Heng (New Taipei, TW)
Title: USB connector cleaner
Patent Number: 8,914,934

Inventors: Lee; Calvin E. (Union City, GA)
Title: Municipal sewer cleaning system
Patent Number: 8,914,938

Inventors: Lee; Chan W. (Portland, OR), Hinton; Glenn (Portland, OR), Krick; Robert (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: LRU cache replacement for a partitioned set associative cache
Patent Number: 7,856,633

Inventors: Lee; Chang-Kyu (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for monitoring antenna state of mobile station
Patent Number: 7,155,267

Inventors: Lee; Chien-Chung (Tainan County, TW), Wu; Fa-Chen (Taichung, TW)
Title: Liquid crystal display panel and active matrix substrate thereof
Patent Number: 7,855,771

Inventors: Lee; Dong Hun (Jinhae, KR), Shin; Jae Beom (Jinhae, KR), Yu; Myung Jong (Changwon, KR), Kim; Woo Shik (Jinhae, KR), Choi; Sang Moon (Jinhae, KR)
Title: Simulator for developing acoustic detector of underwater vehicle
Patent Number: 7,154,811

Inventors: Lee; Dongchul (Agua Dulce, CA), Zhu; Changfang (Valencia, CA), Moffitt; Michael A. (Valencia, CA)
Title: Heuristic safety net for transitioning configurations in a neural stimulation system
Patent Number: 8,918,185

Inventors: Lee; Eric M. (Austin, TX), Liu; Junjun (Austin, TX), Toma; Dorel I. (Dripping Springs, TX)
Title: Method of integrating an air gap structure with a substrate
Patent Number: 7,855,123

Inventors: Lee; Gwan-Sun (Seoul, KR), Chang; Young-Kil (Seoul, KR), Kim; Hong-Sun (Seoul, KR), Park; Chul-Hyun (Seongnam-si, KR), Park; Gha-Seung (Goyang-si, KR), Kim; Cheol-Kyung (Namyangju-si, KR)
Title: Crystalline acid salts of cefdinir and process for preparing cefdinir using same
Patent Number: 7,157,576

Inventors: Lee; Han Hyub (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Donghan (Daejeon, KR), Chung; Hee Sang (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Hyun Jae (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Long-wavelength-band gain-controlled optical amplifier
Patent Number: 7,158,288

Inventors: Lee; Hi-Choon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Wol-Jin (Seoul, KR)
Title: Semiconductor memory device and data read and write method thereof
Patent Number: 7,154,796

Inventors: Lee; Jeong-Sang (Seoul, KR)
Title: Fast fourier transforming apparatus and method thereof for compensating for OFDM output bit signal
Patent Number: 7,154,847

Inventors: Lee; Jin-Ho (Incheon, KR)
Title: Slide type mobile terminal and sliding mechanism thereof
Patent Number: 7,158,818

Inventors: Lee; Jong-Jan (Camas, WA), Maa; Jer-Shen (Vancouver, WA), Hsu; Sheng Teng (Camas, WA), Tweet; Douglas J. (Camas, WA)
Title: Fabrication of thin film germanium infrared sensor by bonding to silicon wafer
Patent Number: 7,157,300

Inventors: Lee; Kuen-Jong (Tainan, TW), Chen; Jih-Jeen (Tainan, TW), Huang; Cheng-Hua (Tainan, TW)
Title: Test method and architecture for circuits having inputs
Patent Number: 7,159,161

Inventors: Lee; Kyung-Hee (Suwon-shi, KR), Sung; Maeng-Hee (Seoul, KR)
Title: Authentication method for fast handover in a wireless local area network
Patent Number: 7,158,777

Inventors: Lee; Linda G (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: UV excitable energy transfer reagents
Patent Number: 7,157,572

Inventors: Lee; Ming-Tsung (Tainan City 70499, TW)
Title: Combinative standing fan
Patent Number: 7,156,616

Inventors: Lee; Peter (Saratoga, CA), Hsu; Fu-Chang (San Jose, CA)
Title: Circuit and method for multiple-level programming, reading, and erasing dual-sided nonvolatile memory cell
Patent Number: 7,855,912

Inventors: Lee; Peter Wung (Saratoga, CA), Hsu; Fu-Chang (San Jose, CA)
Title: Flexible 2T-based fuzzy and certain matching arrays
Patent Number: 8,917,551

Inventors: Lee; Rong-Ho (Hsinchu, TW), Lu; Chun-Te (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Self-charging organic electroluminescent display device
Patent Number: 7,157,851

Inventors: Lee; Seung-Cheol (Seoul, KR), Yu; Sang-Ki (Suwon-shi, KR)
Title: Method for determining environmental brightness to control display brightness in mobile communication terminal including camera having automatic gain control function, and method for controlling display brightness using the same
Patent Number: 7,158,173

Inventors: Lee; Su Jin (Busan, KR), Kim; Hye In (Busan, KR), Lee; Young Kwan (Busan, KR), Woo; Chang Kyung (Busan, KR), Kim; Je Kyoung (Busan, KR)
Title: Method for surface-treating printed circuit board and printed circuit board
Patent Number: 8,915,419

Inventors: Lee; Sung-Soo (Kyonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method for controlling fax data transmission according to an outputting way of a receiving part
Patent Number: 7,158,246

Inventors: Lehr; Douglas J. (The Woodlands, TX), Mailand; Jason C. (The Woodlands, TX)
Title: Deep water hurricane valve
Patent Number: 7,854,268

Inventors: Leif; Robert C. (San Diego, CA), Yang; Sean (San Diego, CA), Vallarino; Lidia (Richmond, VA)
Title: Reagent system and method for modifying the luminescence of lanthanide(III) macrocyclic complexes
Patent Number: 8,916,692

Inventors: Lejeune; Francois-Xavier (Meudon, FR), Turpin; Mickael (Mulsanne, FR), Thevenart; Joel (Plaisir, FR), Richez; Emmanuel (Antouillet, FR)
Title: Device for removably attaching a battery of a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 8,915,321

Inventors: Lemke; James U. (San Diego, CA), McHargue; William B. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Two-cycle, opposed-piston internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,156,056

Inventors: Lentz; Wyman C. (Ladson, SC)
Title: Beehive frame scraping tool
Patent Number: 8,915,763

Inventors: Leoni; Lorenzo M. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Compositions and methods for the detection and treatment of methylthioadenosine phosphorylase deficient cancers
Patent Number: 7,157,551

Inventors: Lerch; Renee (Iserlohn, DE), Kropelnicki; Piotr (Singapore, SG)
Title: Diode sensor matrix and method of reading out a diode sensor matrix
Patent Number: 8,916,826

Inventors: Levien; Royce A. (Lexington, MA), Lord; Richard T. (Tacoma, WA), Lord; Robert W. (Seattle, WA), Malamud; Mark A. (Seattle, WA), Rinaldo, Jr.; John D. (Bellevue, WA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Marking one or more items in response to determining device transfer
Patent Number: 8,918,861

Inventors: Li; Han Yu (Beijing, CN), Liu; Sheng Ping (Beijing, CN), Mei; Jing (Beijing, CN), Ni; Yuan (Beijing, CN), Xie; Guo Tong (Beijing, CN)
Title: Database-based semantic query answering
Patent Number: 8,918,415

Inventors: Li; Huiwen H. (Markham, CA), Silvera; Raul Esteban (Woodbridge, CA)
Title: Method for simplifying compiler-generated software code
Patent Number: 7,856,628

Inventors: Li; Jian (Sunnyvale, CA), Chang; Daniel (Fremont, CA), Yu; Ho-Yuan (Saratoga, CA)
Title: MOSFET having a JFET embedded as a body diode
Patent Number: 8,916,929

Inventors: Li; Leiming (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: High temperature fracturing fluids and method of use
Patent Number: 7,857,055

Inventors: Li; Wenzhi (Brookline, MA), Wen; Jian Guo (Champaign, IL), Ren; Zhi Feng (Roslindale, MA)
Title: Varied morphology carbon nanotubes and method for their manufacture
Patent Number: 7,157,068

Inventors: Li; Xiu-Min (Mamaroneck, NY), Sampson; Hugh A. (Larchmont, NY), Weng; Ming-Chun (Weifang, CN)
Title: Herbal therapy for the treatment of asthma
Patent Number: 7,854,935

Inventors: Li; Yuan (San Diego, CA), Zhu; Jianbin (Poway, CA), Zhang; Tao (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for early stop algorithm of turbo decoding
Patent Number: 8,918,695

Inventors: Li; Yunjun (Austin, TX), Fink; Richard Lee (Austin, TX), Yang; Mohshi (Austin, TX), Yaniv; Zvi (Austin, TX)
Title: Well formation
Patent Number: 7,854,861

Inventors: Liang; Ching-Yao (Hsinshin Hsiang, Tainan Hsien, TW)
Title: Massaging apparatus for a massage chair
Patent Number: 7,854,710

Inventors: Liang; George (Palm City, FL)
Title: Airfoil for a turbine of a gas turbine engine
Patent Number: 7,854,591

Inventors: Liang; Haifan (Fremont, CA)
Title: Absorber layer for a thin film photovoltaic device with a double-graded band gap
Patent Number: 8,916,411

Inventors: Liang; Ming-Nen (Hsinchu Hsien, TW), Awyong; Chee-Kong (Hsinchu Hsien, TW)
Title: Method of optimizing performance of a flash memory
Patent Number: 7,159,068

Inventors: Libman; Richard Marc (Scottsdale, CA)
Title: Customized communication document creation system and method
Patent Number: 7,856,375

Inventors: Liermann; Matthias (Aachen, DE), Schiffers; Toni (Erkelenz, DE), Stammen; Christian (Holzwickede, DE)
Title: Hydraulic brake comprising a safety function
Patent Number: 8,915,553

Inventors: Liess; Matthias (Leipzig, DE), Duquesne; Sabine (Leipzig, DE)
Title: Method for the eradication of pathogenic microorganisms in an aqueous system
Patent Number: 8,915,013

Inventors: Lifson; Alexander (Manlius, NY), Taras; Michael F. (Fayetteville, NY)
Title: Refrigerant cycle with tandem compressors and multiple condensers
Patent Number: 7,155,920

Inventors: Lifson; Alexander (Manlius, NY), Taras; Michael F. (Fayetteville, NY)
Title: Variable speed compressor motor control for low speed operation
Patent Number: 7,854,137

Inventors: Lifson; Alexander (Manlius, NY), Taras; Michael F. (Fayetteville, NY)
Title: Reheat dehumidification system in variable speed applications
Patent Number: 7,854,140

Inventors: Lim; Jirapong (Bangkok, TH), Yang; Qingping (Hillingdon, GB), Jackson; Phillip Richard (Wimborne, GB), Jones; Barry Edward (Henley-on-Thames, GB)
Title: Monitoring optically powered actuators
Patent Number: 7,157,691

Inventors: Lin; Cheng-Ming (Siluo Township, Yulin County, TW)
Title: Single trench repair method with etched quartz for attenuated phase shifting mask
Patent Number: 7,157,191

Inventors: Lin; Chin-Sheng (Taipei, TW)
Title: Protective jacket of electrical device
Patent Number: 7,855,892

Inventors: Lin; Ching-Wei (Chunan, TW), Jan; Chueh-Kuei (Chunan, TW), Hsieh; Meng-Hsun (Chunan, TW)
Title: Signal driving circuits
Patent Number: 7,158,065

Inventors: Lin; Chuang-Hsiung (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Multi-purpose vehicle capable of supplying electricity to external electrical appliances
Patent Number: 8,916,989

Inventors: Lin; Hway Chi (Hsinchu, TW), Cheng; Yi-Lung (Danshuei Township, Taipei County, TW), Wang; Chao-Hsiung (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Device structure having enhanced surface adhesion and failure mode analysis
Patent Number: 7,157,367

Inventors: Lin; Jin-Liang (Tainan, TW)
Title: Shifting machine structure
Patent Number: 8,915,318

Inventors: Lin; Lijun (Sugar Land, TX), Abad; Carlos (Richmond, TX), Drochon; Bruno (Missouri City, TX), Kubala; Gregory (Houston, TX), Shafer; Laura (Kuala Lumpur, MY), Pena; Alejandro (Ciudad Ojeda, VE), Buoy; Ramsey (Pasadena, TX)
Title: Foaming agent for subterranean formations treatment, and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 8,916,507

Inventors: Lin; Qinghuang (Yorktown Heights, NY), Pfeiffer; Dirk (Croton on Hudson, NY), Sooriyakumaran; Ratnam (San Jose, CA)
Title: Interconnect structure and method of fabricating
Patent Number: 8,916,978

Inventors: Lin; Tsung-Wei (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Display methods for high dynamic range images and user interfaces for the same
Patent Number: 8,917,285

Inventors: Lin; Yung-Fa (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method for fabricating trench type transistor
Patent Number: 8,916,438

Inventors: Ling; Wei-Cheng (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Optical element with anti-reflection unit
Patent Number: 7,855,000

Inventors: Linnenkohl; Lars (Staufenberg, DE)
Title: Drive device for entrance and exit devices comprising a safety coupling
Patent Number: 8,915,017

Inventors: Lipovski; Gerald John (Jack) (Austin, TX)
Title: System for inhibiting texting and similar distractions while driving moving vehicles
Patent Number: 7,856,203

Inventors: Liskov; Barbara (Waltham, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for efficient propagation of large datasets under failure conditions
Patent Number: 7,158,985

Inventors: Littlewood; Lucy (Rugby, GB)
Title: Impulse air turbine arrangement for use with a reversing bi-directional air flow in a wave power plant
Patent Number: 8,916,986

Inventors: Liu; Chia-Sheng (Chiayi County, TW), Cheng; Yi-Li (Taichung County, TW)
Title: Rotary worktable positioning structure for miter saw
Patent Number: 7,854,187

Inventors: Liu; Chu-heng (Penfield, NY), Wayman; William H (Ontario, NY)
Title: Substrate characterization device and method for characterizing a substrate
Patent Number: 7,855,565

Inventors: Liu; Fu-Jian (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Mechanism for adjusting the rotation direction and speed of an inner ring and an outer ring of a rotary bearing
Patent Number: 8,915,650

Inventors: Liu; James Jenq (Mason, OH)
Title: Method and apparatus for an extruded ceramic biosoluble fiber substrate
Patent Number: 7,854,881

Inventors: Liu; James Jenq (Mason, OH), Zuberi; Bilal (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Low coefficient of thermal expansion bonding system for a high porosity ceramic body and methods of manufacture
Patent Number: 7,855,163

Inventors: Liu; Jung-Tao (Randolph, NJ), Rudrapatna; Ashok N. (Basking Ridge, NJ)
Title: Method of determining the capacity of each transmitter antenna in a multiple input/multiple output (MIMO) wireless system
Patent Number: 7,154,960

Inventors: Liu; Wei (San Jose, CA), Dong; Lina (San Jose, CA)
Title: Simplifying parametric loop filters
Patent Number: 8,917,950

Inventors: Liu; Wen-Hao (Taipei, TW)
Title: Cooling mechanism
Patent Number: 7,156,157

Inventors: Liu; Xuejie (Houston, TX)
Title: System and method for fluids transfer between ship and storage tank
Patent Number: 8,915,271

Inventors: Lobb; Roy R. (Westwood, MA), Carr; Frank J. (Balmedie, GB), Tempest; Philip R. (Royston, GB)
Title: Treatment for inflammatory bowel disease with .alpha.4-specific antibodies
Patent Number: 7,157,086

Inventors: Loh; Willie H-T (Minneapolis, MN), Liu; Linsen (Irvine, CA), Lampert; Daniel S. (Chaska, MN)
Title: Fat compositions
Patent Number: 7,157,110

Inventors: Lohman; Bertil (Sollentuna, SE)
Title: Housing for electronic circuits, electrically connecting element and contact spring, procedure for electromagnetic shielding
Patent Number: 7,158,388

Inventors: Loman; Peter (Sollentuna, SE)
Title: Arrangement for introducing a liquid medium into exhaust gases from a combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,915,069

Inventors: Longo; Alan (Boulder, CO), Catalano; Glen (Longmont, CO), Lammers; Brett (Longmont, CO), Lott; Glenn Alan (Berthoud, CO), Tempero; William Morgan (Longmont, CO), Wilson; Aaron Wade (Berthoud, CO)
Title: Data storage and caching architecture
Patent Number: 7,159,073

Inventors: Longo; Antonio (Rome, IT), Santaniello; Mose (Nettune, IT), Risi; Paola (Sermoneta, IT)
Title: Gel useful for the delivery of cosmetic active ingredients
Patent Number: 7,854,939

Inventors: Lou; Xiaohua (Bloomington, MN), Dimitrov; Dimitar V. (Edina, MN), Xue; Song S. (Edina, MN)
Title: Reconfigurable magnetic logic device using spin torque
Patent Number: 7,855,911

Inventors: Lou; Xiaoming (Arcadia, CA), Zhang; Genzao (Ottawa, CA), Tafese; Henok (Cypress, CA), Hufstedler; Eric (Pasadena, CA)
Title: PON transceiver with a surge protection circuit
Patent Number: 7,855,867

Inventors: Louh; Sei-Ping (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Display device with plural screens
Patent Number: 8,917,446

Inventors: Lowery; Christopher Haydn (Fall River Mills, CA)
Title: Fuel additive
Patent Number: 8,915,976

Inventors: Lowman; Henry B. (El Granada, CA), Presta; Leonard G. (San Francisco, CA), Jardieu; Paula M. (San Mateo, CA), Lowe; John (Daly City, CA)
Title: Method for treating IgE-mediated disorders
Patent Number: 7,157,085

Inventors: Lu; Huiping (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Complete exhaustion type lipstick tube
Patent Number: 8,915,664

Inventors: Lu; Yingzhong (Oak Ridge, TN)
Title: Flexible hydrocarbon gas separation process and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,856,848

Inventors: Lucking; Ulrich (Berlin, DE), Bohlmann; Rolf (Berlin, DE), Scholz; Arne (Berlin, DE), Siemeister; Gerhard (Berlin, DE), Gnoth; Mark Jean (Mettmann, DE), Bomer; Ulf (Glienicke, DE), Ruhter; Gerd (Hamburg, DE), Schultz-Fademrecht; Carsten (Dortmund, DE), Kosemund; Dirk (Berlin, DE), Lienau; Philip (Berlin, DE)
Title: Substituted 4-Aryl-N-phenyl-1,3,5-triazin-2-amines
Patent Number: 8,916,557

Inventors: Ludwig; Ronny (Reutlingen, DE)
Title: Radiation detector, sensor module having a radiation detector, and method for manufacturing a radiation detector
Patent Number: 7,157,707

Inventors: Lugo Saucedo; Maria Selene (Coahuila, MX), Cardenas Flores; Raul D. (Coahuila, MX)
Title: Method and network for emergency call services
Patent Number: 7,155,201

Inventors: Lundberg; Lance (Westport, CT), Van Thiel; Gijs F. J. (New York, NY)
Title: System and method for supporting a security-trade financing service
Patent Number: 7,856,398

Inventors: Lundby; Stein A. (Solana Beach, CA)
Title: Feedback for data transmissions
Patent Number: 7,159,163

Inventors: Lunsford; E. Michael (San Carlos, CA), Donaldson; Jesse (Sunnyvale, CA), Canova, Jr.; Francis J. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Synchronization of data between two handheld computers
Patent Number: 7,155,488

Inventors: Luo; Lin (Beijing, CN), Sreedhar; Vugranam C. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Yang; Shun X. (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Yu (Beijing, CN)
Title: Adaptive rule loading and session control for securing network delivered services
Patent Number: 8,918,866

Inventors: Luo; Mei (San Jose, CA), Shumarayev; Sergey (San Leonardo, CA), Tran; Thungoc M. (San Jose, CA), Maangat; Simardeep (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Versatile common-mode driver methods and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,855,576

Inventors: Lyle; Ruthie D. (Durham, NC), Francis; Arthur R. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Utilizing group statistics for groups of participants in a human-to-human collaborative tool
Patent Number: 8,918,458

Inventors: Lyons; George (Langley, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for selectively reducing the depth of digital data
Patent Number: 7,159,128

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: Ironing board having an extendable and rectractable base
Patent Number: 7,856,743

Inventors: MacGregor; Mike G (Portland, OR)
Title: Heat sink assembly and method of attaching a heat sink to an electronic device on a motherboard
Patent Number: 7,158,381

Inventors: Machinist; Robert B. (Greenwich, CT), Bain; Kent S. (Fairfield, CT)
Title: Apparatus and method for operating a multi-unit storage facility
Patent Number: 7,856,643

Inventors: Macool; Daniel Joseph (Rutledge, PA), Xue; Zhixiong (Chadds Ford, PA), Zhu; Quinn Qun (West Chester, PA)
Title: Expression of cytosolic malic enzyme in transgenic Yarrowia to increase lipid production
Patent Number: 8,916,365

Inventors: Macrae; Nigel (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Increasing capacity in communications systems using polarized data signals
Patent Number: 8,918,129

Inventors: Mae; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image playback apparatus and method, and program
Patent Number: 7,856,167

Inventors: Maertens; Geert (Bruges, BE), Stuyver; Lieven (Lede, BE)
Title: Sequences of hepatitis C virus genotypes and their use as therapeutic and diagnostic agents
Patent Number: 7,157,226

Inventors: Mainville; Pierre (Quebec, CA)
Title: Composition comprising a benzodiazepine agonist and a benzodiazepine antagonist
Patent Number: 7,855,196

Inventors: Makarov; Vladimir (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Devices comprising a polynucleotide to extend single stranded target molecules
Patent Number: 8,916,362

Inventors: Makela; Tapio (Helsinki, FI), Jussila; Salme (Espoo, FI), Pietila; Mikko (Helsinki, FI), Korhonen; Raimo (Tampere, FI)
Title: Layered structure, sensor and method of producing and use of the same
Patent Number: 7,157,134

Inventors: Maki; Kohji (Hitachi, JP), Wakuda; Tsuyoshi (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Apparatus for generating homogeneous magnetic field
Patent Number: 7,157,912

Inventors: Maki; Nobuhiro (Sagamihara, JP), Iwami; Naoko (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Address management device
Patent Number: 7,159,045

Inventors: Maksimov; Yordan Todorov (Gabrovo, BG), Duncheva; Galia Velikova (Gabrovo, BG)
Title: Device and tool for cold expansion of fastener holes
Patent Number: 8,915,114

Inventors: Malawer; Martin M. (McLean, VA)
Title: Bone rifling system and method of preparing a bone using such system
Patent Number: 8,915,919

Inventors: Malmer; Fredrik (Alingsas, SE), Arvidsson; Erik Viktor (Jonkoping, SE), Morris; Drew E. (Alpine, NJ), Pishevar; Shervin (Gaithersburg, MD)
Title: System and method for providing a web-based operating system
Patent Number: 7,155,490

Inventors: Manaka; Hideaki (Oyama, JP)
Title: Unit-type heat exchanger
Patent Number: 7,156,162

Inventors: Mandrusov; Evgenia (Campbell, CA), Claude; Charles (San Jose, CA), Michal; Eugene T. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Tissue regeneration
Patent Number: 7,854,944

Inventors: Mann; Detlef (Gunzenhausen, DE)
Title: Connecting device for a multilayer flat element equipped with electrical functional elements and flat element
Patent Number: 7,156,666

Inventors: Mansour, II; Joseph Alexander (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Safe pressure system viewing port
Patent Number: 8,916,245

Inventors: Mansour; Peter M (Kirkland, WA), Schwitters; Chad Arthur (Redmond, WA)
Title: Platform-independent distributed user interface server architecture
Patent Number: 7,155,681

Inventors: Mar; Kenny (Rosemead, CA), Mar; Steven (Rosemead, CA)
Title: Exercise and dance platform apparatus and systems
Patent Number: 7,854,686

Inventors: Marinier; Paul (Brossard, CA)
Title: Equalizing signal-to-interference ratios of different physical channels supporting a coded composite transport channel
Patent Number: 7,158,807

Inventors: Marks; Peter John (Albert Park, Victoria 3206, AU)
Title: Weighing devices
Patent Number: 7,156,918

Inventors: Marple; Jack W. (Avon, OH)
Title: Nonaqueous electrochemical cell with improved energy density
Patent Number: 7,157,185

Inventors: Martensson; Goram (Klagstorp, SE)
Title: Flooring panel or wall panel and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,856,784

Inventors: Martin; James L. (Lancaster, OH), Hottle; Larry A. (Granville, OH), German; Galen G (Lancaster, OH), Hamrick; C. Roger (London, OH)
Title: Gasket for press-on twist-off closure
Patent Number: 7,854,106

Inventors: Martin; Peter N. (Olympia, WA), Thayyoor; Jaishankar V. (Kent, WA)
Title: PCI standard hot-plug controller (SHPC) with user programmable command execution timing
Patent Number: 7,159,060

Inventors: Martin; Stephen S. (Huntington Station, NY)
Title: Unitary, strike, drop-in anchor for concrete and the like
Patent Number: 8,915,686

Inventors: Martinez-Val Penalosa; Jose Maria (Vicerectorado de Investigacion, ES)
Title: Thermal solar energy collector
Patent Number: 8,915,243

Inventors: Martinez; Andrea C. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Matula; Charles (Poughkeepsie, NY), Starke; David H. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Wiley; Gregory R. E. (Wappingers Falsl, NY)
Title: System, method and program product for generating triggers for a relational database
Patent Number: 7,856,455

Inventors: Maruyama; Hidenori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Mobile communication apparatus, mobile communication system, and power consumption reducing method for use therewith
Patent Number: 7,856,006

Inventors: Maruyama; Shingo (Kobe, JP), Nakacho; Yoshifumi (Kobe, JP)
Title: Bearing lubricant and use thereof
Patent Number: 8,916,509

Inventors: Mas; Manuel (Caracas, VE), Colina; Alicia (San Antonio de los Altos, VE), Aular; Williams (Puerto la Cruz, VE)
Title: Surfactant package for well treatment and method for using same
Patent Number: 7,854,263

Inventors: Mas; Manuel (Caracas, VE), Colina; Alicia (San Antonio de los Altos, VE), Aular; Williams (Puerto la Cruz, VE)
Title: Surfactant package for well treatment and method using same
Patent Number: 7,854,802

Inventors: Masahiko; Miyazaki (Ueda, JP)
Title: Vibration generating apparatus
Patent Number: 8,917,486

Inventors: Mashinsky; Alex (New York, NY), Levine; Judah (Bethesda, MD)
Title: Method and system for facilitating trading of media space
Patent Number: 7,856,378

Inventors: Mason; James Stephen (Eastleigh, GB)
Title: Semiconductor type two phase locked loop filter
Patent Number: 7,157,954

Inventors: Masser; Joel L. (San Jose, CA), Reed; David C. (Tucson, AZ), Smith; Max D. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Selective trace facility
Patent Number: 8,918,764

Inventors: Masuda; Yoshinori (Yamatotakada, JP), Yokota; Tatsuya (Tsu, JP)
Title: Wheel rolling bearing device
Patent Number: 8,915,651

Inventors: Masui; Hironari (Yokohama, JP), Ohgoshi; Yasuo (Yokohama, JP), Yano; Takashi (Tokorozawa, JP), Doi; Nobukazu (Hachioji, JP)
Title: CDMA mobile communication system and communication method
Patent Number: 7,154,875

Inventors: Matoba; Toru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Printer, printing control apparatus and printing system using unique job identifiers, and control method therefor
Patent Number: 7,158,253

Inventors: Matsubayashi; Hirokazu (Kawasaki, JP), Oshima; Shoji (Kawasaki, JP), Machida; Tatsuhiko (Kawasaki, JP), Tsuchiyama; Yukari (Kawasaki, JP), Yazawa; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Management system, management apparatus, and management method for electronic device
Patent Number: 8,918,438

Inventors: Matsuki; Hideo (Obu, JP), Okuno; Eiichi (Mizuho, JP), Suzuki; Naohiro (Anjo, JP)
Title: Silicon carbide semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,855,412

Inventors: Matsumoto; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Mori; Naoki (Tokyo, JP), Yagi; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: DC balance offset adjustable circuit and semiconductor device including the same
Patent Number: 8,917,800

Inventors: Matsumoto; Daisuke (Kyoto, JP), Oshiman; Eisaku (Kyoto, JP), Komuro; Hidefumi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Analytical tool, analytical tool pack, cartridge including plurality of packs, method of making analytical tool pack, analyzer, and mechanism for taking out object
Patent Number: 7,854,890

Inventors: Matsumoto; Tsuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Mizuno; Yoshihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Mi; Xiaoyu (Kawasaki, JP), Okuda; Hisao (Kawasaki, JP), Ueda; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Electronic component
Patent Number: 7,855,458

Inventors: Matsunaga; Toshitaka (Akishima, JP), Yatsu; Masahide (Akishima, JP), Sado; Hideo (Ome, JP), Ueda; Katsuki (Tachikawa, JP), Nakajima; Shouji (Kodaira, JP), Mizukoshi; Seiji (Nishitama-gun, JP), Kouhara; Shinichirou (Hino, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for head positioning using spiral servo patterns in a disk drive
Patent Number: 7,855,850

Inventors: Matsushita; Masaaki (Yokohama, JP), Fujisaki; Tatsuo (Suntou-gun, JP), Matsumoto; Kazuki (Fuji, JP), Shuto; Toshiyuki (Oita, JP)
Title: Cartridge and image forming apparatus with elastically deformable shutter member
Patent Number: 8,918,017

Inventors: Matsutani; Nobuya (Katano, JP), Imanishi; Tsunetsugu (Hirakata, JP), Uematsu; Hidenori (Kadoma, JP)
Title: Choke coil and electronic device using the same
Patent Number: 7,158,001

Inventors: Matsuyama; Shinako (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electronic cash system
Patent Number: 7,155,418

Inventors: Matsuzaki; Yasurou (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory with single cell and twin cell refreshing
Patent Number: 7,154,799

Inventors: Matteo; Joseph C. (Louisville, TN)
Title: Modular and reconfigurable multi-stage high temperature microreactor cartridge apparatus and system for using same
Patent Number: 7,854,902

Inventors: Matthews; David Michael Hugh (Windsor, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for a high voltage power supply circuit
Patent Number: 7,855,540

Inventors: Matthews; John (Dublin, IE), Meehan; Pat (Meath, IE)
Title: Method for transforming overlapping paths in a logical model to their physical equivalent based on transformation rules and limited traceability
Patent Number: 7,856,344

Inventors: Maupin; Gary O. (Cape Coral, FL), Dolan; Marc C. (Wellington, CO), Hamon; Nicholas (Cary, NC), Snell; Eric J. (Line Lexington, PA)
Title: Apparatus for applying chemicals to rodents
Patent Number: 7,156,052

Inventors: Maurer; Tobias (Velbert, DE), Ferenz; Michael (Essen, DE)
Title: Polysiloxanes having quaternary ammonium groups and use thereof
Patent Number: 8,916,511

Inventors: May; Donald F. (Vienna, VA), Rains, Jr.; Jack C. (Herndon, VA)
Title: Integrating chamber cone light using LED sources
Patent Number: 7,157,694

Inventors: May; Michael R. (Austin, TX)
Title: Digital gain adjustment in a wireless receiver
Patent Number: 7,856,073

Inventors: Mayor; Robert (Half Moon Bay, CA), Marti; Lukas M. (Santa Clara, CA), Shimada; Tadaaki (San Jose, CA), Grosman; Yefim (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Location data regression
Patent Number: 8,918,103

Inventors: Mazzagatti; Jane Campbell (Blue Bell, PA)
Title: System and method for storing and accessing data in an interlocking trees datastore
Patent Number: 7,158,975

Inventors: McAlister; Roy Edward (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Carbon-based durable goods and renewable fuel from biomass waste dissociation for transportation and storage
Patent Number: 8,916,735

Inventors: McAllister; Clarke William (Eugene, OR), Campbell; Daniel Shihady (Boston, MA)
Title: Fully secure item-level tagging
Patent Number: 8,917,159

Inventors: McAnalley; Bill H. (Grand Prairie, TX), McDaniel; H. Reginald (Mansfield, TX), Moore; D. Eric (Grapevine, TX), Vennum; Eileen P. (Grand Prairie, TX), Fioretti; William C. (Grapevine, TX)
Title: Compositions of plant carbohydrates as dietary supplements
Patent Number: 7,157,431

Inventors: McClannahan; Gary P. (Rochester, MN), Wetzel; Daniel P. (Rochester, MN), Lippert; Gary M. (Kasson, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for calibrating a delay line
Patent Number: 7,157,948

Inventors: McClure; James G. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Schmitz; Karl D. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Spera; Peter G. (Pleasant Valley, NY)
Title: Automatic discovery of system integrity exposures in system code
Patent Number: 8,918,885

Inventors: McCombs; Norman R. (Tonawanda, NY)
Title: Sound enclosure for portable oxygen concentrators
Patent Number: 7,156,903

Inventors: McCorquodale; Michael S. (Ann Arbor, MI), Brown; Richard B. (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: MEMS-based, computer systems, clock generation and oscillator circuits and LC-tank apparatus for use therein
Patent Number: 7,157,984

Inventors: McCracken; Thaddeus C. (Portland, OR)
Title: Methods, systems, and articles of manufacture for implementing physical design decomposition with custom connectivity
Patent Number: 8,918,751

Inventors: McDonald, Jr.; James N. (Greenacres, WA), Bentley; Gregory L. (Wallace, ID)
Title: Electrical protection device and method for a communication circuit
Patent Number: 7,158,041

Inventors: McGrew; Richard A. (Folsom, CA), Garner; Richard P. (Cameron Park, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for storing data in flash memory
Patent Number: 7,155,560

Inventors: McGuire; William D. (Port Coquitlam, BC, CA), McGuire; Beverly J. (Port Coquitlam, BC, CA)
Title: Method of securing valuables in a tote bag assembly
Patent Number: 7,155,881

Inventors: McHale; Padraic Christopher (Mayo, IE), McHale; Martin William (Mayo, IE), Heaney; James John (Mayo, IE), Sheridan; Gerard Patrick (Mayo, IE), O'Connor; Patrick Thomas (Mayo, IE), Biggins; John Patrick (Mayo, IE)
Title: Baler
Patent Number: 7,156,015

Inventors: McKeever; Alan (Milford, OH), Yelton; Tina (Middletown, OH), Fehrenbach; Mark (Fairfield, OH)
Title: Interchangeable ornament ring
Patent Number: 7,856,849

Inventors: McKinzie, III; William E. (Fulton, MD)
Title: Systems and methods for blocking microwave propagation in parallel plate structures
Patent Number: 7,157,992

Inventors: McLaughlin; John E. (Lake Grove, NY), Athanasiades; Neocles G. (Setauket, NY), Meng; Toh M. (Hauppauge, NY)
Title: Liquid replenishment system
Patent Number: 7,156,133

Inventors: McLoone; Hugh E. (Bellevue, WA), Cauthorn; James H. (Seattle, WA), Hayes; Jonathan A. (Seattle, WA), Ledbetter; Carl J. (Lynnwood, WA), Bathiche; Steven N. (Redmond, WA), Vong; William H. (Seattle, WA), Fry; Kenneth V. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Keyboard with improved lateral region
Patent Number: 7,156,567

Inventors: McMullin; William P. (Bedford, CA), Keast; Liam (Bedford, CA)
Title: External detection of optional telephone services on an unknown telephone line
Patent Number: 7,158,615

Inventors: McNeil; Donald H. (Williamsport, PA)
Title: Ultra-modular processor in lattice topology
Patent Number: 7,159,059

Inventors: Mears; Sarah Jane (Bristol, GB)
Title: Conductor compositions and the use thereof
Patent Number: 7,157,023

Inventors: Mecca; John (Oakland Township, MI), DeHelian, Jr.; George J. (Roseville, MI), Prestel; Terrence Dale (Livonia, MI), Burnham; Robert John (Novi, MI), Sims; Dana T. (Livonia, MI)
Title: Vehicle multimedia system having a safety interlock mechanism
Patent Number: 7,158,377

Inventors: Mechlenburg; Douglas M. (Murrysville, PA), Lattner; Stefanie (Gibsonia, PA)
Title: Vestibular stimulation system and method
Patent Number: 7,856,274

Inventors: Medioni; Gerard (Los Angeles, CA), Fidaleo; Douglas (San Diego, CA)
Title: 3D face reconstruction from 2D images
Patent Number: 7,856,125

Inventors: Meetze, Jr.; Murray O. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Power regulator of multiple integrated marking engines
Patent Number: 7,856,191

Inventors: Meguro; Kouichi (Kawasaki, JP), Nishino; Toru (Kawasaki, JP), Hayasaka; Noboru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Substrate sheet material for a semiconductor device and a manufacturing method thereof, a molding method using a substrate sheet material, a manufacturing method of semiconductor devices
Patent Number: 7,157,311

Inventors: Meijer; Erik (Mercer Island, WA), Sinclair; Craig T. (Sammamish, WA), Hogg; James H. (Bellevue, WA), Golde; Peter H. (Bellevue, WA), Lidin; Serge (Issaquah, WA), Brumme; Christopher W. (Mercer Island, WA)
Title: Virtual method protection
Patent Number: 7,155,703

Inventors: Meixner; Gerhard (Filderstadt, DE)
Title: Hand-held power tool with a percussion unit
Patent Number: 7,857,074

Inventors: Melker; Richard J. (Gainesville, FL), Banner; Michael J. (Gainesville, FL), Lampotang; Samsun (Gainesville, FL), Blanch; Paul B. (Alachua, FL), Euliano; Neil R. (Gainesville, FL), Carovano; Ronald G. (Gainesville, FL)
Title: Hybrid microprocessor controlled ventilator unit
Patent Number: 7,156,095

Inventors: Meltzer; David (Wappinger Falls, NY)
Title: Digital frequency difference detector with inherent low pass filtering and lock detection
Patent Number: 7,157,942

Inventors: Menser, Jr.; Clayton D. (Marlboro, NY), Pinckney; David J. (Newtown, CT), Ziemins; Uldis A. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Overhead transport service vehicle and method
Patent Number: 7,854,202

Inventors: Mentink; Leon (Lille, FR), Lagneaux; Didier (Bluffy, FR), Gimenez; Jerome (Villeurbanne, FR)
Title: Thermoplastic compositions based on soluble starch and method for preparing such compositions
Patent Number: 8,916,628

Inventors: Mercenier; Annick (Bussigny, CH), Nutten; Sophie (Lausanne, CH), Prioult; Guenolee (Lausanne, CH)
Title: Infant cereal comprising non-replicating probiotic microorganisms
Patent Number: 8,916,374

Inventors: Merklein; Brian A. (Hartford, WI), Anders; Joseph P. (Racine, WI)
Title: Elastomeric gasket in gasket well of heat exchanger
Patent Number: 7,156,401

Inventors: Mermier; Laurent (44100 Nantes, FR), Bretecher; Joel (44800 Sautron, FR)
Title: Wide pleasure boat or cruise ship
Patent Number: 7,156,031

Inventors: Mertz; Dean W. (Montandon, PA)
Title: Bipod support and mount
Patent Number: 7,856,748

Inventors: Mesa; Jose (N. Palm Beach, FL)
Title: Air actuated soft toss batting practice apparatus
Patent Number: 7,156,761

Inventors: Meschan; David F. (Greensboro, NC)
Title: Athletic shoe with visible arch bridge
Patent Number: 7,155,843

Inventors: Meseck; Andrew Baker (Louisville, CO), Eswaran; Ravikumar (Tamilnadu, IN), Gudipudi; Srinivas (Andhra Pradesh, IN), Ravi; Vanaja (Chennai, IN), Roiger; Wayne Roman (Golden Valley, MN)
Title: Arrangement for aggregating multiple router configurations into a single router configuration
Patent Number: 7,155,534

Inventors: Metelski; Andrzej (Romanshorn, CH)
Title: Apparatus for retaining an optical viewing device
Patent Number: 7,158,292

Inventors: Meyer-Horn; Felix (Brussels, BE)
Title: Shipping crate joint and method of forming a shipping crate
Patent Number: 8,915,390

Inventors: Meyer; John W. (Cascade, MT), Jacoby; Doug (Cascade, MT)
Title: Sand and seed divot replacer for golfers
Patent Number: 7,156,269

Inventors: Meyer; Peter David (Hamilton, OH)
Title: Mandrel cupping assembly
Patent Number: 8,915,462

Inventors: Michaux; Michel (Verrieres-le-Buisson, FR), Caritey; Jean-Philippe (Le Plessis Robinson, FR), Ermel; Michel (St Lambert des Bois, FR), Komocki; Sylwia (Chatenay Malabry, FR)
Title: Control of the properties of cement slurries with optimized polymers combination
Patent Number: 7,857,053

Inventors: Mihara; Naoto (Kanagawa, JP), Nakano; Teppei (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging device, camera module, and illuminance detection method
Patent Number: 8,917,348

Inventors: Miklos; Daniel Robert (West Chester, OH)
Title: Apparatus and methods for control of waste treatment processes
Patent Number: 7,854,842

Inventors: Millar; Robert Peter (North Berwick, GB), Roseweir; Antonia Kathryn (Inverkeithing, GB)
Title: Compound, use and method
Patent Number: 8,916,681

Inventors: Miller-Smith; Richard M. (Lingfield, GB)
Title: Decoder supporting multiple inputs
Patent Number: 7,154,913

Inventors: Miller; Donald C. (Fallbrook, CA)
Title: Continuously variable transmission
Patent Number: 7,156,770

Inventors: Miller; Landon C. G. (Tuscaloosa, AL)
Title: Piracetam and piracetam analog conjugate and a pharmaceutical composition for treatment of neuronal disorders
Patent Number: 7,157,421

Inventors: Miller; Ronald Hugh (Saline, MI), Dassanayake; Mahendra Somasara (West Bloomfield, MI), Wagner; David Anthony (Northville, MI), Strumolo; Gary Steven (Beverly Hills, MI), Pilutti; Thomas Edward (Ann Arbor, MI), Alles; Sheran Anthony (Westland, MI)
Title: Vehicle headlight system having digital beam-forming optics
Patent Number: 7,156,542

Inventors: Miller; Wayne (Los Altos, CA), Kazemi; Hossein (San Francisco, CA), Hinman; Brian (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Integrated electronics housing for a solar array
Patent Number: 8,916,811

Inventors: Milne; Robert J. (Jericho, VT), Orzell; Robert A. (Essex Junction, VT), Wang; Chi-Tai (Quebec, CA)
Title: Large scale supply planning
Patent Number: 7,856,287

Inventors: Minami; Aya (Yamato, JP), Miwa; Yohichi (Yamato, JP)
Title: Reading core data in a ring bus type multicore system
Patent Number: 8,918,590

Inventors: Minami; Toshiaki (Odawara, JP), Sato; Mitsuhide (Oiso, JP), Honda; Kiyoshi (Yokohama, JP), Sato; Masahiko (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage system and method for connecting additional storage apparatus
Patent Number: 7,856,514

Inventors: Miner; Russell B. (Ontario, NY), Herbert; William G. (Williamson, NY)
Title: Silencer for an imaging device photoreceptor
Patent Number: 7,155,143

Inventors: Miniutti; Robert L. (Jamestown, RI), Kalley; Terrence D. (Troy, MI), Burke; John Raymond (Troy, MI), Gentit; David (Farmington Hills, MI)
Title: Detection lamp
Patent Number: 7,157,724

Inventors: Minowa; Kiyohisa (Tokyo, JP), Hamaguchi; Haruo (Tokyo, JP), Hanai; Atsushi (Kanagawa, JP), Shinohara; Eiji (Kanagawa, JP), Torikai; Tatsuto (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: System, method, apparatus, and program for providing electronic manual
Patent Number: 7,155,452

Inventors: Minowa; Masahiro (Nagano, JP), Horikawa; Toshiro (Nagano, JP), Yokoyama; Kazuyuki (Nagano, JP), Nobutani; Tsutomu (Nagano, JP)
Title: POS system, network system, method of generating printing data for POS system, and method of managing sales and advertisement information in network system
Patent Number: 7,156,304

Inventors: Mintz; Michael (Corpus Christi, TX)
Title: Apparatus for transporting frac sand in intermodal container
Patent Number: 8,915,691

Inventors: Misawa; Atsushi (Asaki, JP)
Title: Portable device
Patent Number: 7,856,258

Inventors: Mitsudou; Hideo (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Hiraiwa; Masaru (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Fuel supply equipment
Patent Number: 8,915,233

Inventors: Mitsui; Akihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing for generating graphics data processible by a printer
Patent Number: 8,917,405

Inventors: Mittelstaedt; Chris (South San Francisco, CA)
Title: Storage container
Patent Number: 7,854,371

Inventors: Miwa; Takeya (Makinohara, JP)
Title: Board connector
Patent Number: 8,917,523

Inventors: Miyamoto; Harukazu (Kodaira, JP), Sukeda; Hirofumi (Tokorozawa, JP), Terao; Motoyasu (Nishitama, JP), Minemura; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP), Andou; Tetsuo (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Optical reproducing method for optical medium with aligned prepit portion
Patent Number: 7,154,842

Inventors: Miyamoto; Kenji (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Terminal connector with electric wire and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,915,759

Inventors: Miyano; Kazutaka (Tokyo, JP), Inage; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and information processing system including an input circuit with a delay
Patent Number: 8,917,563

Inventors: Miyashiro; Thomas Hidetaka (Honolulu, HI)
Title: Deposit beverage container counting device
Patent Number: 7,854,375

Inventors: Miyazawa; Osamu (Suwa, JP)
Title: Rotation/displacement converting actuator
Patent Number: 7,157,834

Inventors: Mizobe; Hideaki (Tokyo, JP), Morita; Kenji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method with control of image transfer priority
Patent Number: 8,917,921

Inventors: Mizuno; Naoki (Otsu, JP), Nishi; Mutsuo (Tsuruga, JP), Inagaki; Jun (Tsuruga, JP)
Title: Polyester film for solar cells
Patent Number: 8,916,264

Inventors: Mizuno; Yasuyuki (Ibaraki, JP), Fujimoto; Daisuke (Ibaraki, JP), Tomioka; Kenichi (Ibaraki, JP), Takano; Nozomu (Ibaraki-ken, JP)
Title: Resin composition with excellent dielectric characteristics, process for producing resin composition, varnish prepared from the same, process for producing the same, prepeg made with these, and metal-clad laminate
Patent Number: 7,157,506

Inventors: Mizuta; Masatomo (Tokyo, JP), Ikeuchi; Shinji (Tokyo, JP), Sendouda; Mitsuru (Tokyo, JP), Higano; Sakae (Tokyo, JP), Sato; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP), Ohiraki; Minoru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Foldable and portable mobile communication terminal
Patent Number: 7,158,816

Inventors: Mizutani; Tatsuya (Ome, JP), Kagoshima; Takehiko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Speech synthesis method, speech synthesis system, and speech synthesis program
Patent Number: 7,856,357

Inventors: Mjelstad; Einar (Fredrikstad, NO)
Title: Power umbilical for deep water
Patent Number: 7,158,703

Inventors: Mo; Song-Feng (Webster, NY), Wagner; Jennifer R. (Walworth, NY), Apton; Wendy K. (Webster, NY), Randall; Stephen F. (West Henrietta, NY), Medina; Patricio G. (Rochester, NY), Walker; Patrick J. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Method and system for using toner concentration as an active control actuator for TRC control
Patent Number: 7,158,732

Inventors: Moffitt; Julia (Iowa City, IA), Libbus; Imad (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Neural stimulation system for cardiac fat pads
Patent Number: 8,918,172

Inventors: Moffitt; Michael David (Austin, TX)
Title: Multi-dimensional physical arrangement techniques using bin-packing with per-branch combination tries
Patent Number: 8,918,750

Inventors: Mogler; Brian (Tempe, AZ), Winterton; Andrew (Hoboken, NJ)
Title: System and method for airline purchasing program management
Patent Number: 7,856,359

Inventors: Mohamadi; Farrokh (Irvine, CA)
Title: Electronically scanned array having a transmission line distributed oscillator and switch-mode amplifier
Patent Number: 7,855,695

Inventors: Mohammadian; Alireza Hormoz (San Diego, CA), Burke; Joseph Patrick (Carlsbad, CA), Soliman; Samir S. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Compact antennas for ultra wide band applications
Patent Number: 7,158,089

Inventors: Mohan; Dinesh (Kanata, CA), Unbehagen; Paul (Apex, NC), Keesara; Srikanth (Tewksbury, MA)
Title: Automatic MEP provisioning in a link state controlled ethernet network
Patent Number: 8,918,538

Inventors: Molnar; Charles J. (Wilmington, DE)
Title: situ finishing aid control
Patent Number: 7,156,717

Inventors: Moncavage; Charles (Nazareth, PA), Maenner; Joseph E. (Downington, PA)
Title: System and method for recording and sharing music
Patent Number: 8,918,484

Inventors: Montelione; Gaetano T. (Highland Park, NJ), Das; Kalyan (East Brunswick, NJ), Arnold; Edward (Belle Mead, NJ), Ma; Li-Chung (Princeton Junction, NJ), Xiao; Rong (Princeton, NJ), Krug; Robert M. (Austin, TX), Twu; Karen Y. (Fort Worth, TX), Kuo; Rei-Lin (Taipei, TW)
Title: Influenza A virus vaccines and inhibitors
Patent Number: 8,916,519

Inventors: Moody; Ernest W. (Las Vegas, NV), Wood; Michael W. (Denham Springs, LA)
Title: Bonus feature on starting hands
Patent Number: 7,156,397

Inventors: Moore; Norman Bruce (Costa Mesa, CA), Beaufort; Ronald E. (Laguna Niguel, CA), Krueger; Rudolph E. (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Puller-thruster downhole tool
Patent Number: 7,156,181

Inventors: Moorhouse; David (Long Buckby, GB), Britton; Phillip (Wellingborough, GB)
Title: Seat suspension system
Patent Number: 7,854,480

Inventors: Mori; Masashi (Oobu, JP), Watabe; Nobuya (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Wheel identifying apparatus and tire inflation pressure detecting apparatus with function of wheel identification
Patent Number: 7,854,163

Inventors: Mori; Satoshi (Chiba-ken, JP), Higuchi; Kyoko (Gunma, JP), Suzuki; Kazuya (Tokyo, JP), Nishizawa; Naoko (Tokyo, JP), Nakanishi; Hiromi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Nicotianamine synthase and gene encoding the same
Patent Number: 7,157,260

Inventors: Morino; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP), Ikeda; Kouichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Device and method for testing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,917,103

Inventors: Morishima; Shingo (Toyota, JP), Hiramatsu; Hidehiko (Kariya, JP)
Title: Fuel cell system with improved startability
Patent Number: 7,157,174

Inventors: Moriyama; Hideaki (Lincoln, NE), Sugi; Norio (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Kawasaki; Kazunori (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Muramatsu; Shoji (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for growing crystal, and apparatus and method for analyzing crystal
Patent Number: 7,156,917

Inventors: Morizet; Benoit (Toulouse, FR), Amade; Vincent (Colomiers, FR), Morere; Patrick (Paris, FR), Gamet; Pierre (Blagnac, FR)
Title: Display system for aircraft
Patent Number: 7,855,664

Inventors: Moro; Hiroyuki (Ome, JP)
Title: Memory card authentication system, capacity switching-type memory card host device, capacity switching-type memory card, storage capacity setting method, and storage capacity setting program
Patent Number: 7,159,075

Inventors: Morris; R. David (Fairfield, IL), Stewart; Eric W. (Fairfield, IL)
Title: Flow control valve for fuel module assembly
Patent Number: 7,156,080

Inventors: Moskowitz; Mosheh T. (Rockville, MD), Moskowitz; Nathan C. (Rockville, MD)
Title: Electronically controlled artificial intervertebral disc with motor assisted actuation systems
Patent Number: 7,854,765

Inventors: Moskowitz; Nathan C. (Rockville, MD), Moskowitz; Mosheh T. (Rockville, MD), Glozman; Daniel (Kefar Adummim, IL)
Title: Artificial total lumbar disc for unilateral safe and simple posterior placement in the lumbar spine, and removable bifunctional screw which drives vertical sliding expansile plate expansion, and interplate widening, and angled traction spikes
Patent Number: 7,854,766

Inventors: Moslehi; Mehrdad M. (Los Altos, CA), Wang; David Xuan-Qi (Fremont, CA)
Title: Three-dimensional thin-film semiconductor substrate with through-holes and methods of manufacturing
Patent Number: 8,916,772

Inventors: Mostafavi; Hassan (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for processing x-ray images
Patent Number: 7,158,610

Inventors: Moteki; Masataka (Yokohama, JP), Fujita; Kazuya (Kawasaki, JP), Kataoka; Hideo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image recording/reproducing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,158,714

Inventors: Muhonen; Ahti (Hirvihaara, FI)
Title: Transmission of point-to-multipoint services to a destination area
Patent Number: 7,158,801

Inventors: Muhtaroglu; Ali (Hillsboro, OR), Callahan; Kent (Hillsboro, OR), Arabi; Tawfik (Tigard, OR), Taylor; Greg F. (Portland, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for on-die voltage fluctuation detection
Patent Number: 7,157,924

Inventors: Mulla; Dean A (Saratoga, CA), Pflederer; Keith R. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for configuring communication between devices in a computer system
Patent Number: 7,159,046

Inventors: Mun; Hyun-Jung (Songnam-shi, KR), Kim; Kyou-Woong (Suwon-shi, KR), Cheong; Young-Hoon (Seoul, KR), Lee; Sung-Eun (Puchon-shi, KR)
Title: Method and system for providing a picture as caller identification
Patent Number: 7,155,211

Inventors: Muradov; Nazim Z. (Melbourne, FL)
Title: Thermocatalytic process for CO.sub.2-free production of hydrogen and carbon from hydrocarbons
Patent Number: 7,157,167

Inventors: Murakami; Taku (Aliso Viejo, CA)
Title: Primer generation rolling circle amplification
Patent Number: 8,916,351

Inventors: Murakawa; Akira (Toyonaka, JP)
Title: Image recognition apparatus, image recognition method and image recognition program for specific pattern
Patent Number: 7,155,051

Inventors: Murali; Venkatesan (San Jose, CA), Dinan, Jr.; Thomas Edward (San Jose, CA), Bababyan; Steve (Los Altos, CA), Prabhu; Gopal (San Jose, CA)
Title: Multi-layer metal support
Patent Number: 8,916,954

Inventors: Murofushi; Katsumi (Kanagawa, JP), Kondo; Kunio (Kanagawa, JP), Sato; Ryusuke (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Metal oxide dispersion for dye-sensitized solar cells, photoactive electrode and dye-sensitized solar cell
Patent Number: 7,157,788

Inventors: Murzanski; Chris A. (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Cleanable keyboard
Patent Number: 7,157,655

Inventors: Myong; Seung-Yeop (Seoul, KR)
Title: Photovoltaic device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,916,771

Inventors: Mysyrowicz; Andre (Versailles, FR), Pellet; Michel (Paris, FR)
Title: Method and device for power supply to an electric motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,854,304

Inventors: Nagai; Takabumi (Tsukuba, JP), Fujii; Kazuhisa (Tsukuba, JP), Asai; Hideaki (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Process for the recovery of surfactants
Patent Number: 7,157,002

Inventors: Nagano; Shinichi (Minato-ku, JP), Tahara; Yasuyuki (Minato-ku, JP), Hasegawa; Tetsuo (Minato-ku, JP), Ohsuga; Akihiko (Minato-ku, JP)
Title: Information collection apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,159,019

Inventors: Nagasaki; Hiroki (Kyoto, JP), Tanaka; Syouji (Ikoma, JP), Matsunaga; Yoshiyuki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging device and interline transfer CCD image sensor
Patent Number: 7,157,754

Inventors: Nagashima; Takayuki (Yokohama, JP), Suzuki; Toshiaki (Kawaguchi, JP), Iwamura; Keiichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image transmission apparatus, image transmission system, and communication apparatus
Patent Number: 7,155,736

Inventors: Nagata; Koji (Odawara, JP)
Title: Method for detecting faults between storage devices and storage devices using the same
Patent Number: 7,155,636

Inventors: Nagatani; Kazuo (Kawasaki, JP), Ishikawa; Hiroyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Fudaba; Nobukazu (Kawasaki, JP), Hamada; Hajime (Kawasaki, JP), Kubo; Tokuro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Distortion compensation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,856,069

Inventors: Nagato; Rie (Yokosuka, JP), Uebayashi; Shinji (Yokohama, JP), Ishiguro; Takayuki (Yokosuka, JP), Nakamura; Osamu (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Radio communication system for reducing interferences with respect to other communication system using close frequency band
Patent Number: 7,155,233

Inventors: Nagatomo; Teruhiko (Kanagawa, JP), Asano; Kazuya (Kanagawa, JP), Hashida; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Packet transfer device, semiconductor device, and packet transfer system
Patent Number: 7,154,890

Inventors: Nagumo; Takefumi (Tokyo, JP), Yasuda; Hiroyuki (Saitama, JP), Mitsuhashi; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Ando; Yuji (Kanagawa, JP), Kojima; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Zhu; Yiwen (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Motion picture encoding apparatus
Patent Number: 7,158,570

Inventors: Nahas; Joseph J. (Austin, TX), Andre; Thomas W. (Austin, TX), Subramanian; Chitra K. (Austin, TX), Garni; Bradley J. (Austin, TX), Durlam; Mark A. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: MRAM architecture with electrically isolated read and write circuitry
Patent Number: 7,154,772

Inventors: Najarian; Kayvan (Concord, NC)
Title: Systems for gene expression array analysis
Patent Number: 7,856,320

Inventors: Nakada; Masato (Schaumburg, IL)
Title: Stress evaluation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,155,269

Inventors: Nakada; Matsafumi (Kawasaki, JP), Thio; Tineke (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Optical element for enhanced transmission of light and suppressed increase in temperature
Patent Number: 7,154,820

Inventors: Nakagiri; Koji (Kawasaki, JP), Nishikawa; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP), Mori; Yasuo (Tokyo, JP), Kujirai; Yasuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: System, method and apparatus for changing output size of an electronically transmitted document
Patent Number: 7,155,669

Inventors: Nakahara; Takashi (Hitachi, JP), Inoue; Takeshi (Hitachi, JP), Yokota; Takayoshi (Hitachiota, JP), Tushiki; Takumi (Hitachi, JP), Yamane; Kennichirou (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Vehicle information collection system and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,155,322

Inventors: Nakaji; Masaharu (Tokyo, JP), Ishimura; Eitaro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor light detecting element and method for manufacturing the semiconductor light detecting element
Patent Number: 7,855,400

Inventors: Nakajima; Mikito (Ina, JP), Takeshita; Katsuyoshi (Minowamachi, JP), Kutsukake; Yusuke (Minowa-machi, JP), Kinoshita; Jun (Ina, JP), Naito; Shuji (Minowamachi, JP), Takahama; Koichi (Kadoma, JP), Yokogawa; Hiroshi (Kadoma, JP), Yamaki; Takeyuki (Kadoma, JP), Tsujimoto; Akira (Kadoma, JP), Fukuzaki; Ryozo (Kadoma, JP)
Title: Plastic lens and manufacturing method of plastic lens
Patent Number: 7,854,508

Inventors: Nakajima; Shigeharu (Musashimurayama, JP), Fuse; Yasushi (Fujisawa, JP), Masuda; Izumi (Kanagawa, JP), Kikuchi; Kazuma (Machida, JP)
Title: Driving force control device
Patent Number: 7,854,279

Inventors: Nakajima; Takashi (Shinagawa, JP)
Title: Touch panel including external connection terminal placed within outline of touch panel body provided with handle portion
Patent Number: 7,158,124

Inventors: Nakamoto; Kazuhiro (Odawara, JP), Hoshiya; Hiroyuki (Odawara, JP), Ishikawa; Chiaki (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Magnetic recording and reproducing head restraining a side reading
Patent Number: 7,158,351

Inventors: Nakamura; Hiroshi (Nirasaki, JP), Kaise; Seiichi (Nirasaki, JP)
Title: Substrate processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,854,821

Inventors: Nakamura; Yoichi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Heat exchanger
Patent Number: 7,854,255

Inventors: Nakamura; Yoichi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Heat exchanger
Patent Number: 7,857,039

Inventors: Nakanishi; Haruyuki (Susono, JP), Matsumoto; Shinichi (Fuji, JP)
Title: Fuel cell system and control method of the same
Patent Number: 7,157,164

Inventors: Nakano; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Akiyama; Yuji (Tokyo, JP), Masuhara; Shin (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Stamper and optical disk with specific dimensions, surface roughness, and a land and a groove provided in a non-signal recording area
Patent Number: 7,154,843

Inventors: Nakano; Shintaro (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Ueda; Tomomasa (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Miura; Kentaro (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Saito; Nobuyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Sakano; Tatsunori (Tokyo, JP), Yamaguchi; Hajime (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 8,916,858

Inventors: Nakano; Yoshinobu (Toyota, JP), Yai; Katsunori (Gifu, JP)
Title: Power generating system
Patent Number: 8,916,992

Inventors: Nakao; Yukio (Kobe, JP)
Title: Method for alarming inner pressure lowering of tires using GPS information and device thereof, and program for alarming inner pressure lowering of tires
Patent Number: 7,856,870

Inventors: Nakashima; Akihiro (Kariya, JP), Sato; Shinichi (Kariya, JP), Saiki; Akio (Kariya, JP)
Title: Scroll compressor with control valve for controlling cooling capacity based on speed and centrifugal force
Patent Number: 8,915,724

Inventors: Nakashima; Hidenobu (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Hall display device for elevator
Patent Number: 7,854,300

Inventors: Nakata; Yoshiaki (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Perfluoropolyether ester compound, lubricant and magnetic recording medium
Patent Number: 7,157,410

Inventors: Nakazato; Atsuro (Tokyo, JP), Chaki; Shigeyuki (Tokyo, JP), Sakagami; Kazunari (Tokyo, JP), Dean; Ryoko (Tokyo, JP), Ohta; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Hirota; Shiho (Tokyo, JP), Yasuhara; Akito (Tokyo, JP)
Title: 6-Fluorobicyclo[3.1.0]hexane derivatives
Patent Number: 7,157,594

Inventors: Nako; Kazuyuki (Kyoto, JP), Sato; Katsuhiko (Nara, JP), Tanaka; Hideaki (Nara, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and medium on which image processing program is recorded
Patent Number: 7,158,688

Inventors: Narukawa; Yoshiaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Solution casting method for producing polymer film and suction roller used therefor
Patent Number: 7,854,872

Inventors: Naruoka; Yasuhiko (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for measuring shape of sheet
Patent Number: 7,157,726

Inventors: Nashef; Aws (Glasgow, GB), Wiede; Ted Vander (Strathaven, GB), Macnair; Robert (Glasgow, GB), Wilson; Stephen (Edinburgh, GB), Andrews; Simon (Glasgow, GB)
Title: Heat transfer devices
Patent Number: 7,156,868

Inventors: Naveen; Thumpudi (Redmond, WA), Murching; Anil M. (Beaverton, OR), Tabatabai; Ali (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Coarse representation of visual object's shape for search/query/filtering applications
Patent Number: 7,155,033

Inventors: Negoro; Noboru (Osaka, JP), Fukuda; Takeshi (Osaka, JP), Sakai; Hiroyuki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Code generation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,855,677

Inventors: Neil; Gary (Mississauga, CA)
Title: Adjustable grommet for a chair seat
Patent Number: 7,156,468

Inventors: Nelson; James M. (Roseville, MN), Marx; Ryan E. (Cottage Grove, MN), Cernohous; Jeffrey J. (Hudson, WI), McNerney; James R. (Inver Grove Heights, MN)
Title: Continuous process for the production of combinatorial libraries of modified materials
Patent Number: 7,157,283

Inventors: Nelson; Kenneth Carlin (Hollister, CA)
Title: System and method for automatically linking items with multiple attributes to multiple levels of folders within a content management system
Patent Number: 7,158,962

Inventors: Nelson; Roy B. (Blackpool, GB), Coatesworth; William Walter (York, GB), Walker; John Howard (York, GB), Sutton; Jonathan (York, GB), Craggs; Richard Johnson (North Yorkshire, GB)
Title: Depositing device
Patent Number: 8,915,402

Inventors: Nelson; Scott (Dallas, TX), Shannak; Sa'd (Dallas, TX)
Title: Testing water contamination in geographic areas
Patent Number: 8,918,285

Inventors: Neu; Josef (Gainesville, FL)
Title: Dipeptides for prevention of muscle breakdown and microbial infection
Patent Number: 7,855,181

Inventors: Ng; Philip (Thornhill, CA), Wills; Norman (Mississauga, CA)
Title: Adjustable mounting bracket for roller blind
Patent Number: 7,854,419

Inventors: Ni; Xiao-Ming (Zhejiang, CN), Maher; Jennifer Armstrong (Chevy Chase, MD)
Title: Overhead garage door
Patent Number: 7,857,032

Inventors: Niebauer; Tim (Boulder, CO), Schiel; Aaron (Brighton, CO), Westrum; Derek Van (Boulder, CO)
Title: Method and apparatus for processing an under-sampled chirped sinusoidal waveform using a complex-heterodyne
Patent Number: 7,856,329

Inventors: Niklasson; Therese (Malmo, SE)
Title: Patient lift and coupling therefor
Patent Number: 8,914,920

Inventors: Nilsson; Jonas (Hisings-Backa, SE), Halim; Adnan (Malmo, SE), Larson; Goran (Goteborg, SE), Blennow; Kaj (Goteborg, SE), Brinkmalm; Gunnar (Molndal, SE), Portelius; Erik (Hyssna, SE), Zetterberg; Henrik (Molnlycke, SE)
Title: Diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer's disease
Patent Number: 8,916,387

Inventors: Ninomiya; Teruhisa (Kawasaki, JP), Yamada; Isamu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Positioning of mobile wireless terminal
Patent Number: 7,158,078

Inventors: Nirmal; Manoj (St. Paul, MN), Wardhana; Jane K. (St. Paul, MN), Radel; Jason C. (St. Louis Park, MN)
Title: Color liquid crystal display panel design
Patent Number: 7,855,705

Inventors: Nishi; Kazuki (Tokyo, JP), Oita; Masaya (Osaka, JP), Masaki; Yasuo (Osaka, JP)
Title: Jiggle measuring system and jiggle measuring method
Patent Number: 7,856,172

Inventors: Nishi; Shinsuke (Aichi-ken, JP), Mori; Shogo (Aichi-ken, JP), Otobe; Yuri (Aichi-ken, JP), Kato; Naoki (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Semiconductor unit
Patent Number: 8,916,960

Inventors: Nishi; Shota (Kanagawa, JP), Yakura; Yuji (Kanagawa, JP), Ando; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Tokunaga; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Liquid discharge head, cleaning method thereof, and liquid discharge apparatus
Patent Number: 7,156,485

Inventors: Nishida; Tetsuo (Izumiotsu, JP), Hirano; Kazutaka (Izumiotsu, JP), Tomisaki; Megumi (Izumiotsu, JP), Nabeshima; Akihiro (Tokushima, JP), Abe; Yoshinobu (Tokushima, JP), Tokuda; Hiroaki (Tokushima, JP), Oka; Akinori (Tokushima, JP)
Title: Quaternary ammonium salt, electrolyte, electrolyte solution and electrochemical device
Patent Number: 7,854,854

Inventors: Nishide; Harutomi (Saitama, JP), Kojima; Mikihito (Saitama, JP), Nagai; Makoto (Saitama, JP), Isonaga; Kazutomo (Saitama, JP)
Title: Attaching structure for a seatbelt apparatus
Patent Number: 7,156,198

Inventors: Nishijima; Shigehiro (Suita, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for processing mixture
Patent Number: 8,916,049

Inventors: Nishimura; Hiroshi (Kyoto, JP), Hioki; Masanobu (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Polylactic acid molding and process for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,854,880

Inventors: Nishimura; Shigeki (Saitama, JP), Koizumi; Hiromitsu (Saitama, JP), Irie; Norio (Saitama, JP), Nishimura; Masayuki (Saitama, JP), Matsumoto; Takuji (Saitama, JP), Okimura; Naomasa (Saitama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,155,148

Inventors: Nishimura; Yoshihiko (Tokyo, JP), Okegawa; Shuji (Chiba, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method
Patent Number: 8,917,328

Inventors: Nishio; Mayuki (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Nishio; Shinichi (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Nishio; Masayuki (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Nishio; Tatsuya (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Engagement fitting and manufacturing method of engagement fitting
Patent Number: 7,854,452

Inventors: Nishitani; Masafumi (Tokyo, JP), Matsunaga; Hideo (Saitama, JP)
Title: Golf club head
Patent Number: 7,156,750

Inventors: Nishizawa; Norihiko (Suita, JP), Arai; Masatoshi (Mitaka, JP), Aoto; Tomohiro (Mitaka, JP)
Title: Dimension measuring apparatus
Patent Number: 7,855,790

Inventors: Nitta; Takashi (Mihara, JP)
Title: Apparatus for manufacturing single faced corrugated pasteboard
Patent Number: 7,857,027

Inventors: Niu; Huaning (Milpitas, CA), Li; Qinghua (San Ramon, CA), Li; Honggang (Beijing, CN)
Title: Power loading in MU-MIMO
Patent Number: 8,918,137

Inventors: Niu; Huaning (Sunnyvale, CA), Xia; Pengfei (Mountain View, CA), Ngo; Chiu (San Francisco, CA)
Title: System and method for efficient transmit and receive beamforming protocol with heterogeneous antenna configuration
Patent Number: 8,917,208

Inventors: Nobutani; Toshiyuki (Yokohma, JP), Imai; Mitsuru (Chichibu, JP)
Title: Liquid medicine ejection device
Patent Number: 7,856,975

Inventors: Noguchi; Bunro (Shizuoka, JP), Tsukida; Shinichi (Saitama, JP), Suzuki; Jun (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus with mode having prolonged rotation time of image bearing member at non-image forming time
Patent Number: 7,155,135

Inventors: Nomoto; Masakazu (Yokohama, JP), Mochizuki; Yasushi (Zushi, JP), Nagao; Keisuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Printing control apparatus, information processing apparatus, control method therefor, computer program, and computer-readable storage medium
Patent Number: 7,855,803

Inventors: Nomura; Takashi (Shinagawa-ku, JP), Ishikawa; Masayuki (Shinagawa-ku, JP), Kanao; Takashi (Shinagawa-ku, JP)
Title: Server device, inter-server device connection method, program, and recording medium
Patent Number: 7,856,504

Inventors: Nomura; Yasuhide (Maebashi, JP), Abe; Hirokazu (Maebashi, JP), Kumaido; Kazuhiro (Maebashi, JP)
Title: Electric power steering device
Patent Number: 7,157,874

Inventors: Nordholt; Ernst Hugo (Sassenheim, NL)
Title: Mixer-system with gain-blocks and switches
Patent Number: 7,856,223

Inventors: Norgaard; Keld (DK-6000 Kolding, DK)
Title: Wedge couple for blocking-up and fixation of windows and doors
Patent Number: 7,156,431

Inventors: Norin; John L. (Redondo Beach, CA), Ho; Kesse (Westminster, CA), Frye; Mike A. (San Pedro, CA), Stroes; Gustave (Beverly Hills, CA)
Title: Alignment method for multi-satellite consumer receiver antennas
Patent Number: 7,855,680

Inventors: Norton; Adam E. (Palo Alto, CA), Johnson; Kenneth C. (Santa Clara, CA), Stanke; Fred E. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Small-spot spectrometry instrument with reduced polarization and multiple-element depolarizer therefor
Patent Number: 7,158,229

Inventors: Nowling; Gregory (San Jose, CA)
Title: Selective etching of titanium nitride
Patent Number: 8,916,479

Inventors: Nudelman; Abraham (Rechovot, IL), Rephaeli; Ada (Herzlia, IL), Gil-Ad; Irit (Herzlia, IL), Weizman; Abraham (Tel-Aviv, IL), Shaul; Mazal (Azur, IL), Halbfinger; Efrat (RaAnana, IL)
Title: Acid addition salt of a nortriptyline-GABA conjugate and a process of preparing same
Patent Number: 8,916,610

Inventors: Nunes; Joseph J. (Andover, MA), Milne; Jill (Brookline, MA), Bemis; Jean (Arlington, MA), Xie; Roger (Southborough, MA), Vu; Chi B. (Arlington, MA), Ng; Pui Yee (Boston, MA), Disch; Jeremy S. (Natick, MA), Salzmann; Thomas (Warren, NJ), Armistead; David (Sudbury, MA)
Title: Sirtuin modulating compounds
Patent Number: 7,855,289

Inventors: Nygard; Eric (Lincolnshire, IL)
Title: Tape strip with tab
Patent Number: 7,854,978

Inventors: O'Brien; Timothy J. (Little Rock, AR), Underwood; Lowell J. (Little Rock, AR)
Title: Extracellular serine protease
Patent Number: 7,157,084

Inventors: O'Leary; Richard R. (Katy, TX)
Title: Air filter
Patent Number: 8,915,986

Inventors: O'Toole, Jr.; James W. (Somerville, MA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for selectively including an audio signal component within an audio output signal
Patent Number: 7,158,624

Inventors: Oesmann; Werner (Hamburg, DE), Schleret; Jean-Charles (Hamburg, DE), Kotzke; Andreas (Elmshorn, DE), Peters; Peter (Horneburg, DE)
Title: Testing apparatus for compression and shear testing of a test component such as a curved aircraft component
Patent Number: 7,155,982

Inventors: Ogawa; Akihito (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Reproduced signal evaluation method, information recording medium, information reproducing apparatus, information reproducing method, and information recording method
Patent Number: 7,158,462

Inventors: Ogawa; Masatsugu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Laser power selecting method, information recording medium, and information recording device
Patent Number: 7,154,833

Inventors: Ogawa; Masatsugu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for adjusting conditions for recording and reproducing informations
Patent Number: 7,158,460

Inventors: Ogino; Atsushi (Kodaira, JP), Kato; Takeshi (Akishima, JP)
Title: Wireless base station position setting method, wireless communication system, and program
Patent Number: 7,158,799

Inventors: Ogiso; Hiroyuki (Ina, JP)
Title: Clock converter and electronic apparatus with the same
Patent Number: 7,157,980

Inventors: Oh; Hyung Suk (Seoul, KR)
Title: Mobile communication terminal having a radio frequency calibration data recovering function and a method of backing up and restoring calibration data
Patent Number: 7,856,231

Inventors: Oh; Jang-Keun (Gwangju, KR), Cha; Seung-Yong (Gwangju, KR), Kim; Min-Ha (Gwangju, KR), Kim; Hyoun-Soo (Busan, KR), Lee; Hyun-Ju (Gwangju, KR)
Title: Vacuum cleaner
Patent Number: 7,854,782

Inventors: Ohashi; Kazuyasu (Funabashi, JP)
Title: Zoom lens unit, imaging apparatus and portable information terminal device
Patent Number: 7,855,842

Inventors: Ohata; Hajime (Konan, JP), Sakurada; Muneo (Konan, JP), Eto; Yoshihisa (Konan, JP), Takayanagi; Naoto (Konan, JP)
Title: Tank for heat exchanger
Patent Number: 7,156,165

Inventors: Ohga; Manabu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,158,146

Inventors: Ohkubo; Koji (Tokyo, JP), Kasahara; Mitsuhara (Tokyo, JP), Ogawa; Hidehiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electromagnetic contactor
Patent Number: 7,157,997

Inventors: Ohmura; Ken (Hachioji, JP), Matsushima; Asao (Hachioji, JP), Hirano; Shiro (Hachioji, JP), Nishimori; Yoshiki (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Toner for electrostatic latent image development and an image forming method
Patent Number: 7,157,198

Inventors: Ohnishi; Kenji (Osaka, JP), Okuzawa; Masayuki (Sanda, JP), Okudaira; Yuzo (Hyogo, JP), Ando; Hideyuki (Suita, JP), Umeoka; Kazunori (Nara, JP), Sugawara; Ryo (Nishinomiya, JP), Ryu; Bunkai (Kadoma, JP)
Title: Fiber board
Patent Number: 7,157,138

Inventors: Ohnishi; Tokuo (Tokushima, JP), Yamanaka; Kenji (Tokushima, JP), Gohda; Eiji (Tokushima, JP)
Title: Power conversion control device, power conversion control method, and power conversion control program
Patent Number: 7,855,526

Inventors: Ohno; Yoshinori (Akiruno, JP)
Title: Image combination device
Patent Number: 7,158,687

Inventors: Ohnuma; Kensuke (Tokyo, JP), Chotoku; Koichi (Tokyo, JP), Katsumoto; Toshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Sugai; Shinichiro (Saitama, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, information processing method, program, and recording medium
Patent Number: 8,918,604

Inventors: Ohsawa; Takashi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device having a floating storage bulk region capable of holding/emitting excessive majority carriers
Patent Number: 7,855,920

Inventors: Ohta; Kazuo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging element, method for producing solid-state imaging element, and electronic device
Patent Number: 8,917,342

Inventors: Ohta; Masuyuki (Mobara, JP), Yanagawa; Kazuhiko (Mobara, JP), Ogawa; Kazuhiro (Mobara, JP), Ashizawa; Keiichiro (Mobara, JP), Yanai; Masahiro (Mobara, JP), Konishi; Nobutake (Mobara, JP), Kondo; Katsumi (Hitachinaka, JP), Ohe; Masahito (Mobara, JP), Aratani; Sukekazu (Hitachi, JP), Klausmann; Hagen (Hitachi, JP)
Title: In-plane field type liquid crystal display device comprising liquid crystal molecules with more than two kinds of reorientation directions
Patent Number: 7,158,202

Inventors: Ohta; Yuusaku (Neyagawa, JP), Yamaguchi; Masashi (Osaka, JP), Yamauchi; Hiroki (Kusatsu, JP)
Title: Security communication packet processing apparatus and the method thereof
Patent Number: 7,158,637

Inventors: Ohtaki; Kiyokazu (Aichi, JP), Iwasaki; Yukio (Aichi, JP), Funayama; Tomoyuki (Toyota, JP), Iwamoto; Koji (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Non-contact type engine start switch device
Patent Number: 7,156,772

Inventors: Oi; Hitoshi (Boca Raton, FL), Conway; Patrick N. (Los Altos, CA), Shimizu; Takeshi (San Jose, CA), Masuyama; Kazunori (Kanazawa, JP), Miryala; Sudheer (San Jose, CA), Farrell; Jeremy J. (Campbell, CA), Kaido; Norio (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Routing mechanism for static load balancing in a partitioned computer system with a fully connected network
Patent Number: 7,159,017

Inventors: Okada; Souichi (Kawasaki, JP), Torii; Naoya (Kawasaki, JP), Hayashi; Tomohiro (Kawasaki, JP), Deguchi; Chikahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Fujiwara; Yumi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Encryption circuit
Patent Number: 7,158,638

Inventors: Okada; Yasushi (Hatano, JP)
Title: Data processing apparatus and removal recording media
Patent Number: 7,855,346

Inventors: Okafo; Nelson Chinedu (Columbus, OH)
Title: Window fan security system
Patent Number: 7,855,641

Inventors: Okamoto; Katsumi (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Developer carrier, developing device, image forming apparatus and computer system
Patent Number: 7,155,151

Inventors: Okamoto; Keiji (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Kazuhiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Connector, charging device incorporating same, and image forming apparatus incorporating the connector
Patent Number: 8,918,008

Inventors: Okamoto; Tadashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Navigation system
Patent Number: 7,856,316

Inventors: Okaniwa; Hisao (Nagano, JP)
Title: Hair brush and replaceable cutting unit for hair brush
Patent Number: 7,856,720

Inventors: Okatani; Kenji (Fuchu, JP), Yamada; Satoshi (Fuchu, JP), Hasegawa; Yoshiro (Tama, JP)
Title: Sputtering apparatus and film forming method
Patent Number: 7,156,961

Inventors: Okulov; Paul (Ville St-Laurent, CA)
Title: Variable transmission
Patent Number: 7,856,902

Inventors: Okumura; Osamu (Suwa, JP), Okamoto; Eiji (Suwa, JP), Maeda; Tsuyoshi (Suwa, JP), Matsushima; Toshiharu (Suwa, JP)
Title: Reflective type color liquid crystal device and an electronic apparatus using this
Patent Number: 7,158,197

Inventors: Oliver; Jonathan (Oakland, CA), Baxter; Rohan (Oakland, CA), Buntine; Wray (Oakland, CA), Waterhouse; Steven (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method and system providing user with personalized recommendations by electronic-mail based upon the determined interests of the user pertain to the theme and concepts of the categorized document
Patent Number: 7,158,986

Inventors: Olsen; Bradley D. (Arlington, MA), Glassman; Matthew J. (Cambridge, MA), Chan; Jacqueline (Arcadia, CA)
Title: Nanostructured physically-associating hydrogels for injectable, responsive, and tough biomaterials
Patent Number: 8,916,683

Inventors: Olson; Brian K. (Colfax, WI), Gilbert; Wade D. (Chippewa Falls, WI)
Title: Slide hammer impact enhancement system
Patent Number: 8,915,807

Inventors: Olson; Gary L. (Mountainside, NJ), Self; Christopher (West Caldwell, NJ), Lee; Lily (Edison, NJ), Cook; Charles M. (Mendham, NJ), Birktoft; Jens (New York, NY), Morgan; Barry (Franklin, MA), Arico-Muendel; Christopher C. (West Roxbury, MA)
Title: Therapeutic agents and methods of use thereof for the modulation of angiogenesis
Patent Number: 7,157,420

Inventors: Olson; Judd D. (Deephaven, MN), Reuter; Robert J. (Woodbury, MN), Stouffer; Mark R. (Middletown, CT), Williams; Benjamin P. (St. Joseph, WI)
Title: Portable water treatment apparatus and methods
Patent Number: 7,854,848

Inventors: Olsson; Mats K. (Malmo{umlaut over ( )}, SE)
Title: Hinge mechanism for electronic device
Patent Number: 7,854,041

Inventors: Onoe; Shinsuke (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Optical disk device
Patent Number: 7,855,941

Inventors: Onogi; Takumi (Osaka, JP), Uno; Akinobu (Kyogo, JP)
Title: Bicycle wire holding arrangement
Patent Number: 7,854,442

Inventors: Ontalus; Viorel (Danbury, CT), Robison; Robert (Colchester, VT)
Title: Field effect transistor and method of fabricating same
Patent Number: 7,855,110

Inventors: Onuma; Kazufumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Oscillator device
Patent Number: 7,855,606

Inventors: Oota; Masato (Kawasaki, JP), Koizumi; Nobukazu (Kawasaki, JP), Koganei; Yohei (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Controlling apparatus for optical amplifier and controlling method thereof
Patent Number: 7,158,290

Inventors: Oren; Roy (Magshimim, IL)
Title: Memory reduction in DVB-H applications
Patent Number: 7,856,587

Inventors: Orr; Raymond K. (Kanata, CA)
Title: Standby arrangement for power supplies
Patent Number: 7,856,566

Inventors: Orsley; Timothy J. (San Jose, CA), Machida; Akihiro (Sunnyvale, CA), Xie; Tong (San Jose, CA)
Title: User control input device
Patent Number: 8,917,235

Inventors: Ortiz; Luis M. (Albuquerque, NM), Baca; Anthony Michael (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Portable decontamination and deodorization systems
Patent Number: 8,916,107

Inventors: Oseto; Shinya (Osaka, JP), Hiratani; Kentaro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Bicycle sprocket assembly having a reinforcement member coupled between sprockets
Patent Number: 7,854,673

Inventors: Ota; Hiroko (Osaka, JP)
Title: Handicraft assisting tool
Patent Number: 7,854,048

Inventors: Otoma; Hiromi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Surface emitting semiconductor laser and communication system using the same
Patent Number: 7,154,927

Inventors: Otter; Russell Wolfe (Blue Jay, CA)
Title: Emergency air supply worn as normal apparel
Patent Number: 7,156,092

Inventors: Ottestad; Jack B. (Genoa, NV), Berard; Craig A. (Bismarck, ND)
Title: Impact tool
Patent Number: 7,156,190

Inventors: Ovchinnikov; Andrei A. (St. Petersburg, RU), Belogolovy; Andrey Vladimirovich (Saint Petersburg, RU), Kruk; Evgeny A. (Saint Petersburg, RU)
Title: Unequal error protection apparatus, systems, and methods
Patent Number: 7,856,584

Inventors: Owada; Tamotsu (Yokohama, JP), Ohira; Hikaru (Kuwana, JP), Ochimizu; Hirosato (Kuwana, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,916,423

Inventors: Ozaki; Takayoshi (Iwata, JP), Ishikawa; Tomomi (Iwata, JP), Nishikawa; Kentarou (Iwata, JP), Takahashi; Toru (Iwata, JP), Ono; Yujiro (Iwata, JP), Norimatsu; Takayuki (Iwata, JP)
Title: Bearing for wheel with sensor
Patent Number: 7,856,893

Inventors: Ozawa; Kimitaka (Utsunomiya, JP), Yanagisawa; Michio (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Lithography apparatus, and article manufacturing method
Patent Number: 8,916,840

Inventors: Ozeki; Yuichi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Apparatus for manufacturing a molded product, and molded product that can be manufactured with the apparatus
Patent Number: 7,156,631

Inventors: Pacetti; Stephen Dirk (San Jose, CA)
Title: Drug-eluting stent and delivery system with tapered stent in shoulder region
Patent Number: 7,156,869

Inventors: Paek; Seung-Ho (Uijeongbu-si, KR)
Title: Torque sensor for vehicle steering system
Patent Number: 7,155,985

Inventors: Paez; Bruce A. (Monrovia, CA)
Title: Weed cutter with vacuum
Patent Number: 8,914,981

Inventors: Palasis; Maria (Wellesley, MA), Barry; James J. (Marlborough, MA), Ellis; Louis (St. Anthony, MN), Hendrickson; Gary L. (Big Lake, MN), Harrison; Kent D. (Maple Grove, MN), Wang; Lixiao (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Catheter for the delivery of therapeutic agents to tissues
Patent Number: 7,854,743

Inventors: Palmer; Dennis D (Draper, UT)
Title: Device for exercising one's thighs and buttocks
Patent Number: 7,156,786

Inventors: Pan; Liyang (Beijing, CN), Liu; Lifang (Beijing, CN)
Title: NOR flash memory array structure, mixed nonvolatile flash memory and memory system comprising the same
Patent Number: 8,917,549

Inventors: Pan; Shaowei (Kildeer, IL)
Title: System, method, and device for routing calls using a distributed mobile architecture
Patent Number: 7,855,988

Inventors: Pan; Shaowei (Kildeer, IL)
Title: System, method, and device for providing communications using a distributed mobile architecture
Patent Number: 7,856,233

Inventors: Pan; Tzu-Ming (Sijhih City, Taipei County, TW), Wang; Chih-Chieh (Funshan Kaushang, TW)
Title: Method for producing eggs with low cholesterol level
Patent Number: 7,157,107

Inventors: Pance; Aleksandar (Saratoga, CA), Kerr; Duncan (San Francisco, CA), Bilbrey; Brett (Sunnyvale, CA), Slack; Brandon Dean (Kitchener, CA), Cutler; Reese T. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: White point adjustment for multicolor keyboard backlight
Patent Number: 8,915,633

Inventors: Pantelides; Chris P. (Salt Lake City, UT), Reaveley; Lawrence D. (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: FRP composite wall panels and methods of manufacture
Patent Number: 7,856,778

Inventors: Parikah; Bhavin (Greenwood, IN), Bare; Kristopher R. (Columbus, IN)
Title: Fan hub integrated vacuum pump system
Patent Number: 8,915,720

Inventors: Park; Chong Heon (Suweon-si, KR)
Title: Power control apparatus in a data communication network, and method therefor
Patent Number: 7,159,131

Inventors: Park; Dalsu (Anyang, KR)
Title: Hydraulic control system of automatic transmission for vehicle
Patent Number: 7,854,676

Inventors: Park; Hong-Jo (Seoul, KR), Kim; Mun-Ki (Seoul, KR)
Title: Telecommunications system and terminal apparatus for exchanging terminal stored information and automatically updating changed information among terminal users
Patent Number: 7,158,805

Inventors: Park; Hye Yong (Changwon-si, KR), Choi; Dong Ha (Busan, KR), Kong; Sung Rak (Busan, KR), Kim; Dong In (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Injection mold for display panel of washing machine
Patent Number: 7,156,632

Inventors: Park; Il-gon (Seoul, KR), Cho; Sung-hyun (Seoul, KR), Chung; Min-gyu (Seoul, KR), Jeong; Man-soo (Seoul, KR), Pak; Koo-yong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for transferring resource and method for providing information
Patent Number: 8,918,508

Inventors: Park; Jin-Woo (Gumi-si, KR), Choi; In-Kyu (Daegu, KR), Lee; Seog-Geun (Gumi-si, KR), Lee; Jong-Kerl (Gumi-si, KR)
Title: Device and method for using a rotating key and controlling a display in a mobile terminal
Patent Number: 7,856,251

Inventors: Park; Jun Serk (Seoul, KR)
Title: Mobile communication terminal and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 7,856,254

Inventors: Park; Kun Sik (Daejeon, KR), Yoon; Yong Sun (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Bo Woo (Daejeon, KR), Kang; Jin Yeong (Daejeon, KR), Park; Jong Moon (Daejeon, KR), Yoo; Seong Wook (Daegu, KR)
Title: Bipolar junction transistor-based uncooled infrared sensor and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,855,366

Inventors: Park; Sungho (Anyang-si, KR), Kang; Jiwon (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Sunam (Anyang-si, KR), Ihm; Binchul (Anyang-si, KR), Chun; Jinyoung (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Kitae (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Dongcheol (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling uplink transmission power
Patent Number: 8,918,135

Inventors: Parris; Michael C. (Colorado Springs, CO), Hardee; Kim C. (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Clock signal initiated precharge technique for active memory subarrays in dynamic random access memory (DRAM) devices and other integrated circuit devices incorporating embedded DRAM
Patent Number: 7,154,795

Inventors: Parviainen; Jari (Plano, TX), Sipila; Teemu (Oulunsalo, FI)
Title: Method and arrangement for enhancing search through trellis
Patent Number: 7,159,167

Inventors: Pastrick; Todd W. (Spring Lake, MI), van de Ven; Michiel P. (Zeeland, MI), Whitehead; Peter J. (Grand Rapids, MI), Mousseau; Rick (Holland, MI), Lynam; Niall R. (Holland, MI)
Title: Vehicle exterior mirror system
Patent Number: 8,915,630

Inventors: Patel; Bhupendra Mohanlal (Fremont, CA)
Title: Terminal user-interface client for managing multiple servers in hybrid cloud environment
Patent Number: 8,918,449

Inventors: Patel; Naresh C. (Howell, NJ), Wilder; Glenn Gerard (Hazlet, NJ), Nykolak; Gerald (Long Beach, NY), Eskildsen; Lars Erik (Holmdel, NJ)
Title: Optical connector
Patent Number: 7,156,561

Inventors: Patel; Prakash (Manchester, GB)
Title: Phthalocyanine compounds, ink compositions comprising said compounds, and printing process therewith
Patent Number: 7,156,908

Inventors: Patton; Charles Johnston (Evergreen, CO), Rogerson; Peter Freeman (Golden, CO)
Title: Reduction device for nitrate determination
Patent Number: 7,157,059

Inventors: Paxinos; Garry M (Pompano Beach, FL), Kyriakides; Anastasios (Hollywood, FL), Hosfeld; Kenneth Alvin (Coral Spring, FL), Kyriakides, II; Anastasios Nicholas (Plantation, FL)
Title: Method and apparatus for spoken diagnostics
Patent Number: 8,917,819

Inventors: Pearson; Steven L. (Austin, TX)
Title: Automated condensate drain line cleaning system, method, and kit
Patent Number: 7,857,004

Inventors: Peddanarappagari; Kumar V. (Plano, TX), Palacharla; Paparao (Richardson, TX)
Title: Loss-less architecture and method for wavelength division multiplexing (WDM) optical networks
Patent Number: 7,155,124

Inventors: Pelak; Wynn M. (Rockford, MI), Brayman; Matthew T. (Grand Rapids, MI), Amarandei; Daniel O. (Kentwood, MI), Lupton; Clinton R. (Caledonia, MI)
Title: Dynamic singulator
Patent Number: 7,854,314

Inventors: Peled; Tony (Mevaseret Zion, IL), Fibach; Eitan (Mevaseret Zion, IL), Treves; Avi (Mevaseret Zion, IL)
Title: Methods of controlling proliferation and differentiation of stem and progenitor cells
Patent Number: 7,855,075

Inventors: Peless; Ehud (Even Yehuda, IL), Abramson; Shai (Pardessia, IL), Friedman; Ronen (Hod Hasharon, IL), Peleg; Ilan (Tsur Yigal, IL)
Title: Area coverage with an autonomous robot
Patent Number: 7,155,309

Inventors: Peloso; Pierre (Velizy, FR), Ronot; Benoit (Velizy, FR), Vandenweghe; Cedric (Nozay, FR)
Title: Method for controlling the establishment of a connection in an optical network
Patent Number: 7,855,961

Inventors: Peng; Zheng James (Ypsilanti, MI)
Title: Automotive side impact protection
Patent Number: 7,156,417

Inventors: Pennerath; Eddy (Henriville, FR)
Title: Convertible shoe for walking and for roller-skating, having laterally deployable wheels incorporated in its sole
Patent Number: 8,915,502

Inventors: Pennica; Diane (Burlingame, CA), Smith; Victoria (Burlingame, CA), Wood; William I. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Antibodies to Stra6 polypeptides
Patent Number: 7,855,278

Inventors: Pepper; Ian Anthony (Dublin, IE), Cagney; Austin (Dublin, IE), Prylowski; Anthony (Dublin, IE)
Title: Plant information management system
Patent Number: 7,155,450

Inventors: Perera; Yibran (San Antonio de los Altos, VE), Buccellato; Virginia (San Antonio de los Altos, VE), Quercia; George (Caracas, VE), Blanco; Aiskely (San Antonio de los Altos, VE)
Title: Homogenous synthetic mud-to-cement cementing glasses
Patent Number: 7,855,170

Inventors: Pervez; Aslam (Richmond Hill, NY)
Title: Remotely operable bait deploying system and associated method
Patent Number: 7,854,087

Inventors: Petrovic; Rade (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for embedding and recovering watermarking information based on host-matching codes
Patent Number: 7,159,118

Inventors: Peuchert; Ulrich (Mainz, DE), Brix; Peter (Mainz, DE)
Title: Alkali-free aluminoborosilicate glasses, and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,157,392

Inventors: Peuker; Marc (Schondorf, DE), Hohmann; Arno (Munich, DE), Knee; Michael (Pei.beta.enberg, DE)
Title: Syringe assembly
Patent Number: 7,854,721

Inventors: Peyne; Catherine M. (Hayward, CA), Maloney; David J. (Livermore, CA), Lee; Shihying (Fremont, CA), Lee; Wai Mun (Fremont, CA), Arkless; Leslie W. (Glasgow, GB)
Title: Post etch cleaning composition for dual damascene system
Patent Number: 7,157,415

Inventors: Pfau; Roland (Biberach, DE), Arndt; Kirsten (Ravensburg, DE), Doods; Henri (Warthausen, NL), Hauel; Norbert (Schemmerhofen, DE), Klinder; Klaus (Oggelshausen, DE), Kuelzer; Raimund (Mittelbiberach, DE), Mack; Juergen (Biberach, DE), Priepke; Henning (Warthausen, DE), Stenkamp; Dirk (Biberach, DE)
Title: 1H-benz imidazole-5-carboxamides as anti-inflammatory agents
Patent Number: 8,916,599

Inventors: Pfister; Marcus (Bubenreuth, DE)
Title: Method of compensating for image faults in an x-ray image recording
Patent Number: 7,156,554

Inventors: Phillips; Robert G. (Carmel, IN)
Title: Card game and deck for use therewith
Patent Number: 7,156,398

Inventors: Philyaw; Jeffry Jovan (Dallas, TX), Mathews; David Kent (Carrollton, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for utilizing an existing product code to issue a match to a predetermined location on a global network
Patent Number: 7,159,037

Inventors: Piaceski; Bernardo Dakiw (Curitiba, BR), Antunes; George Luiz (Curitiba, BR)
Title: Inline skateboard with differentiated wheels
Patent Number: 8,915,506

Inventors: Pickerd; John J. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Method of constraints control for oscilloscope vertical subsection and display parameters
Patent Number: 7,155,355

Inventors: Picque; Nathalie (Gif-sur-Yvette, FR), Guelachvili; Guy (Etampes, FR), Mandon; Julien (Antony, FR)
Title: Fourier transform spectrometer with a frequency comb light source
Patent Number: 8,917,396

Inventors: Pierce; Mark R (Hoffman Estates, IL), Plackey; Jason G (Arlington Heights, IL), Smirles; William J (Deerfield, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for wireless transmission of data
Patent Number: 7,856,035

Inventors: Pincu; David (Holon, IL), Atias; Ilan (Haifa, IL), Lehr; Amir (Hod Hasharon, IL)
Title: Supply interface unit for direct current power pooling
Patent Number: 7,159,129

Inventors: Pinto; Robert P. (Dover, NJ), Casper; John F. (Succasunna, NJ), Gregor; Jeffrey (Troy, NY)
Title: Bore elevation and azimuth measuring apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,856,729

Inventors: Pisek; Eran (Plano, TX), Oz; Jasmin (Plano, TX), Wang; Yan (Plano, TX)
Title: Reconfigurable interconnect for use in software-defined radio systems
Patent Number: 7,856,611

Inventors: Pisharodi; Madhavan (Brownsville, TX)
Title: Rod and plate system for incremental reduction of the spine
Patent Number: 8,915,944

Inventors: Plaisted; Joshua Reed (Oakland, CA), West; Brian (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Rack assembly for mounting solar modules
Patent Number: 7,856,769

Inventors: Platteter; Dale T. (Fairport, NY), Westfall; Robert S. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Method to determine when a media handling system configuration is valid and a media handling system arranged in accordance with the same method
Patent Number: 7,158,858

Inventors: Poe; Michael L. (Seminole, FL), Quick; Anthony (Orlando, FL), Chari; Srinivas (Winter Springs, FL), Campbell; Don E. K. (Winter Springs, FL)
Title: Automated real speech hearing instrument adjustment system
Patent Number: 8,917,892

Inventors: Poikselka; Miikka (Espoo, FI), Yla-Outinen; Petteri (Ojakkala, FI), Sugar; Robert (Budapest, HU)
Title: Method and system for resetting nodes in communication systems
Patent Number: 7,154,907

Inventors: Polivka; William M. (Campbell, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus to control a power supply for high efficiency
Patent Number: 7,855,541

Inventors: Pollakowski; Olaf (Berlin, DE), Ulrich; Thomas (Bad Durkhelm, DE)
Title: Use of an identification information in a network management
Patent Number: 8,918,491

Inventors: Polonchek; Jeanna S. (Taunton, MA)
Title: Extremity support rack
Patent Number: 7,156,820

Inventors: Poltorak; Alexander I. (Monsey, NY)
Title: Rechargeable cordless input and pointing device
Patent Number: 7,158,116

Inventors: Ponert; Gregor (Salzburg, AT)
Title: Apparatus for monitoring individual parking positions
Patent Number: 7,855,661

Inventors: Pope; Gary A. (Cedar Park, TX), Sharma; Mukul M. (Austin, TX), Kumar; Viren (Bangalore, IN), Baran, Jr.; Jimmie R. (Prescott, WI)
Title: Use of fluorocarbon surfactants to improve the productivity of gas and gas condensate wells
Patent Number: 7,855,169

Inventors: Potter; Jason (Rising Sun, IN), Knueven; Jason (Sunman, IN)
Title: Low-profile housing for an impact crushing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,854,407

Inventors: Poulsen; Carsten H. (Skive, DK)
Title: Touch-safe socket
Patent Number: 7,854,621

Inventors: Powell; Michael Mac (Lehi, UT), Best; Aaron M. (Salt Lake City, UT), Havell; David J. (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Timed aerosol fragrance dispenser for forced-air duct installation
Patent Number: 7,854,394

Inventors: Pradel; Robert (Rothlein, DE), Baalmann; Helmut (Bergrheinfeld, DE)
Title: Vibration damper with amplitude-selective damping force
Patent Number: 7,156,214

Inventors: Prang; Bruce (Woodinville, WA), Sonkin; Dmitry (Redmond, WA)
Title: System and method for monitoring the performance of a server
Patent Number: 7,155,641

Inventors: Prejean; L. Wayne (Searcy, AR)
Title: Climbing tree stand with supplemental bracing members
Patent Number: 7,156,206

Inventors: Priel; Michael (Hertzelia, IL), Ashkenazi; Asaf (Austin, TX), Kuzmin; Dan (Givat Shmuel, IL)
Title: Real time clock monitoring method and system
Patent Number: 7,855,581

Inventors: Prodoehl; Michael Scott (West Chester, OH)
Title: Web substrates having wide color gamut indicia printed thereon
Patent Number: 8,916,260

Inventors: Prokoski; Francine J. (Fairfax Station, VA)
Title: System and method for using three dimensional infrared imaging to provide psychological profiles of individuals
Patent Number: 8,918,162

Inventors: Proulx; Denis (Kanata, CA), Ngo; Chuong Ngoc (Ottawa, CA), Zabihi; Attaullah (Ottawa, CA), Chan; David Wing-Chung (Nepean, CA), Katz; Felix (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Method and system for IP link management
Patent Number: 7,856,599

Inventors: Provost; George A. (Litchfield, NH), Shepard; William H. (Amherst, NH)
Title: Needling through carrier sheets to form loops
Patent Number: 7,156,937

Inventors: Przytula; Krzysztof W. (Malibu, CA), Milford; Richard I. (Redondo Beach, CA)
Title: Automatic generation of baysian diagnostics from fault trees
Patent Number: 7,158,958

Inventors: Pulsipher; Darren (Tracy, CA), Hannaford; Nancy (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Mechanism for managing parallel execution of processes in a distributed computing environment
Patent Number: 7,159,217

Inventors: Pummer; Alexander (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Voltage control and power factor correction in AC induction motors
Patent Number: 7,855,524

Inventors: Qi; Steve (San Diego, CA), Akinsanya; Karen O. (San Diego, CA), Riviere; Pierre J-M (San Diego, CA), Junien; Jean-Louis (Paris, FR)
Title: Serine protease genes related to DPPIV
Patent Number: 7,157,241

Inventors: Qiao; Jingyu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Printer and power save control method for the same
Patent Number: 7,158,245

Inventors: Qin; Ning (Blue Bell, PA), Codd; Ellen (Blue Bell, PA)
Title: CDNA encoding the human .alpha.2 .delta.4 calcium channel subunit
Patent Number: 7,157,248

Inventors: Qin; Xiangping (San Jose, CA), Singh; Harkirat (Santa Clara, CA), Shao; Huai-Rong (Santa Clara, CA), Ngo; Chiu (San Francisco, CA)
Title: System and method for multiple contention access periods
Patent Number: 8,917,675

Inventors: Quach; Cang V. (Milpitas, CA)
Title: One-way transparent display systems
Patent Number: 7,854,513

Inventors: Que; Feng (Atherton, CA), Wang; Ying (Sichuan Province, CN)
Title: Certain crystalline hydrates, pharmaceutical compositions thereof and methods for preparation and use thereof
Patent Number: 8,916,567

Inventors: Querner; Claudia (Ludwigshafen, DE), Milanov; Andrian (Mannheim, DE), Schunk; Stephan (Heidelberg, DE), Strasser; Andreas (Neckarsteinach, DE), Wasserschaff; Guido (Neckargemuend, DE), Roussiere; Thomas (Mannheim, DE)
Title: Process for producing a methanation catalyst and a process for the methanation of synthesis gas
Patent Number: 8,916,491

Inventors: Questad; David (Hopewell Junction, NY), Khanna; Vijayeshwar D. (Millwood, NY), Muncy; Jennifer V. (Ridgefield, CT), Sharma; Arun (New Rochelle, NY), Sri-Jayantha; Sri M. (Ossining, NY), Valdevit; Lorenzo (Ithaca, NY)
Title: Electronic components on trenched substrates and method of forming same
Patent Number: 7,855,430

Inventors: Qureshey; Safi (Santa Ana, CA), Sheppard; Daniel D. (Brea, CA)
Title: Method, system, and device for the distribution of internet radio content
Patent Number: 8,918,480

Inventors: Raasch; Jason J. (Cedarburg, WI)
Title: Engine speed control system
Patent Number: 8,915,231

Inventors: Raaum; Erik Dean (San Diego, CA), Potter; Garrett Thomas (San Diego, CA), Ly; Tai Wei (San Diego, CA)
Title: 3,5-diaminopyrazole kinase inhibitors
Patent Number: 8,916,555

Inventors: Raber; Christoph (Ottweiler, DE)
Title: Motion transmitting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,156,217

Inventors: Racer; Donald W. (Shelby, OH), Keith; Michael L. (Mansfield, OH)
Title: Centrifugal pump with multiple inlets
Patent Number: 7,156,614

Inventors: Rader; Christoph (Olney, MD), Hofer; Thomas (Zurich, CH), Burke, Jr.; Terrence (Bethesda, MD), Thomas; Joshua (Frederick, MD)
Title: Selenocysteine mediated hybrid antibody molecules
Patent Number: 8,916,159

Inventors: Raghav; Amritansh (Seattle, WA), Chavda; Ankur (Seattle, WA), Shtiegman; Eran (Redmond, WA), Bobde; Nikhil (Redmond, WA), Samdadiya; Parag (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Accepting an invitation sent to multiple computer systems
Patent Number: 7,856,470

Inventors: Rai; Piyush (Uttar Pradesh, IN)
Title: System broadcasting ARP request from a server using a different IP address to balance incoming traffic load from clients via different network interface cards
Patent Number: 7,159,034

Inventors: Rainsford; Patrick J. (Dublin, IE)
Title: Interactive system
Patent Number: 7,158,676

Inventors: Rajan; Sundar J. (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Vehicle identification tag and methods of verifying the validity of a vehicle identification tag
Patent Number: 7,855,645

Inventors: Rajaram; Gowri (San Diego, CA), Kaplan; Diego (San Diego, CA)
Title: System and method for compacting field upgradeable wireless communication device software code sections
Patent Number: 7,159,214

Inventors: Rajasingham; Arjona Indraeswaran (Bethesda, MD)
Title: Axial gap electrical machine
Patent Number: 7,157,826

Inventors: Rakshit; Sarbajit K. (Kolkata, IN)
Title: Duplication prevention
Patent Number: 8,917,422

Inventors: Ramazanova; Elmira M. (Baku, AZ), Shebanov; Alimamed L. (Baku, AZ)
Title: Method for producing organo-metallic compounds of cyclopentadiene
Patent Number: 7,157,592

Inventors: Ramstein; Marcus (Dresden, DE)
Title: Method for repairing a photolithographic mask, and a photolithographic mask
Patent Number: 7,157,190

Inventors: Rangavajjhala; Venkata (Fremont, CA), Schaub; Marc A. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing line rate netflow statistics gathering
Patent Number: 7,855,967

Inventors: Rao; Kripa (San Mateo, CA), Dhawan; Ish (Foster City, CA), Postlethwaite; Sally (Redwood City, CA), Yang; Jie (Foster City, CA)
Title: Multi-cellulase enzyme compositions for hydrolysis of cellulosic biomass
Patent Number: 8,916,366

Inventors: Rathbun, Jr.; Lowell A. (Vernonia, OR)
Title: DDS-PLL method for frequency sweep
Patent Number: 7,155,190

Inventors: Ratner, legal representative; Joel S. (Wellington, FL), Ratner, deceased; Lee (Wellington, FL)
Title: Fuel conditioning assembly
Patent Number: 7,156,081

Inventors: Reavis; Richard Martin (Tucson, AZ)
Title: In-drain device for the collection, extraction and diversion of gray water for reuse
Patent Number: 7,854,852

Inventors: Reddoch, Sr.; Jeffrey A. (Lafayette, LA)
Title: Method and apparatus for processing and injecting drill cuttings
Patent Number: 7,857,077

Inventors: Ree; Bradley Richard (Cumming, GA), Penna; Mark Victor (Wake Forest, NC), Alexander; George William (Marietta, GA)
Title: Method and system of a timer based buffer used for metrology
Patent Number: 8,918,578

Inventors: Regan; Robyn (Lafayette, CO), Walton; Matthew (Austin, TX)
Title: Methods, apparatuses, and computer program products for facilitating visualization and analysis of medical data
Patent Number: 8,917,272

Inventors: Regev; Alon (Woodland Hills, CA)
Title: Automatic learning in a CAM
Patent Number: 7,155,565

Inventors: Reisner; Yair (Old Jaffa, IL)
Title: Universal donor-derived tolerogenic cells for inducing non-syngeneic transplantation tolerance
Patent Number: 8,916,147

Inventors: Reitz; Russell N. (Camarillo, CA), Osbakken; Robert Scott (Camarillo, CA)
Title: Topical delivery of viscous medications for the treatment of diseases associated with chronic sinusitis
Patent Number: 8,916,171

Inventors: Relan; Krishna K. (Canton, MI)
Title: Apparatus and method of assembling a piston on a shaft over a lip seal
Patent Number: 8,914,959

Inventors: Renault; Gregory Owen (Denver, CO)
Title: Tooth brush head removal device
Patent Number: 8,914,960

Inventors: Renken; Wayne Glenn (San Jose, CA)
Title: System and method for heating and cooling wafer at accelerated rates
Patent Number: 7,156,924

Inventors: Renz; Andreas (Limburgerhof, DE), Bauer; Jorg (Ludwigshafen, DE), Frentzen; Margit (Aachen, DE), Sozer; Nursen (Ubach-Palenberg, DE), Keith; Stobart (Bristol, GB), Fraser; Thomas (Bristol, GB), Lazarus; Colin M. (Bristol, GB), Qi; Baoxiu (Bath, GB), Abbadi; Amine (Hamburg, DE), Heinz; Ernst (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Plant acyltransferases specific for long-chained, multiply unsaturated fatty acids
Patent Number: 7,855,321

Inventors: Revie; Hugh (Ayrshire, GB)
Title: Data management
Patent Number: 7,155,368

Inventors: Rhoades; John (Bristol, GB), Cameron; Ken (Bristol, GB), Winser; Paul (Bristol, GB), McConnell; Ray (Bristol, GB), Faulds; Gordon (Gloucestershire, GB), McIntosh-Smith; Simon (South Gloucestershire, GB), Spencer; Anthony (Gloucestershire, GB), Bond; Jeff (S. Glam, GB), Dejaegher; Matthias (Bradley Stoke, GB), Halamish; Danny (Bristol, GB), Panesar; Gajinder (Bristol, GB)
Title: Data processing architectures for packet handling wherein batches of data packets of unpredictable size are distributed across processing elements arranged in a SIMD array operable to process different respective packet protocols at once while executing a single common instruction stream
Patent Number: 7,856,543

Inventors: Rhoads; Geoffrey B. (West Linn, OR)
Title: Image processor and image processing method
Patent Number: 7,158,654

Inventors: Rhodes; Howard E. (Boise, ID), Heitzeberg; Edward J. (Boise, ID)
Title: Imaging device and method of manufacture
Patent Number: 7,157,302

Inventors: Rice; Michael R. (Pleasanton, CA), Englhardt; Eric A. (Palo Alto, CA), Lowrance; Robert B. (Los Gatos, CA), Elliott; Martin R. (Round Rock, TX), Hudgens; Jeffrey C. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Break-away positioning conveyor mount for accommodating conveyor belt bends
Patent Number: 7,156,221

Inventors: Richards; Christopher F. (Fountain Hills, AZ), Strahle; Bradley M. (Crestline, CA), Paragouteva; Dany Nikolova (Glendale, CA)
Title: Posable electrical cable
Patent Number: 8,916,774

Inventors: Riibe; Gary (Herman, NE)
Title: Gooseneck hitching system
Patent Number: 8,915,515

Inventors: Ripley; Micheal S. (Hillsboro, OR), Lotspiech; Jeffrey B. (San Jose, CA), Ishihara; Atsushi (Aoba-ku, JP), Kato; Taku (Kamakura, JP), Fukushima; Yoshihisa (Osaka, JP)
Title: Verifying the integrity of a media key block by storing validation data in the validation area of media
Patent Number: 7,155,591

Inventors: Rising, III; Hawley K. (San Jose, CA), Tabatabai; Ali (Beaverton, OR), Walker; Toby (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Fuzzy relations and graph structures for compact description and modification
Patent Number: 7,155,441

Inventors: Rissmeyer; Teresa (Fair Lawn, NJ)
Title: Scarf zipper
Patent Number: 8,914,948

Inventors: Rixford; Ellen Sue (New York, NY)
Title: Portable boat in nesting sections, with waterproof fabric cover incorporating a stabilizing keel
Patent Number: 7,854,211

Inventors: Roberge; James (Darien, IL), Soble; Jeffrey (Highland Park, IL), Donati; Alessandro Davide (Chicago, IL)
Title: Method and system for generation of medical reports from data in a hierarchically-organized database
Patent Number: 7,155,447

Inventors: Roberts; Aaron J. (Jamestown, ND)
Title: Air cargo rollout stop
Patent Number: 7,854,579

Inventors: Robinson; James S. (Delaware, OH), Vanderhoof; Jared C. (Marysville, OH)
Title: Method of determining ambient pressure for fuel injection
Patent Number: 7,856,967

Inventors: Rochberger; Haim (Tel Mond, IL), Alpert; Yaron (Hod Hasharon, IL), Reshef; Ehud (Kiryat Tivon, IL)
Title: Apparatus, system and method of estimating a location of a mobile device
Patent Number: 8,918,117

Inventors: Rodriguez Serrano; Jose Antonio (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Image segmentation based on approximation of segmentation similarity
Patent Number: 8,917,910

Inventors: Rodriguez; Alberto (Webster, NY), Rommelmann; Heiko (Penfield, NY), Bell; Scott J. (Webster, NY), Boucher; Ronald P. (Rochester, NY), Phipps; William H. (Fairport, NY)
Title: Diagnosis of programmable modules
Patent Number: 7,158,032

Inventors: Rodriguez; Herman (Austin, TX), Smith; Newton James (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for encoding transactions for goods and services using an e-receipt
Patent Number: 7,158,948

Inventors: Rodriguez; Peter P. (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Method and system for application profiling for purposes of defining resource requirements
Patent Number: 8,918,790

Inventors: Rogunova; Marina (Pittsburgh, PA), Liang; Ying (Vernon Hills, IL)
Title: Impact-modified polyamide compounds
Patent Number: 7,855,251

Inventors: Roh; Jim-Tae (Kyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for determining a recordable position of a writable disk
Patent Number: 7,855,942

Inventors: Roiser; Thomas (Mondsee, AT)
Title: Pole with grip
Patent Number: 8,915,522

Inventors: Rolander; Ulf (Stockholm, SE), Zwinkels; Marco (Sundbyberg, SE), Weinl; Gerold (Alvsjo, SE)
Title: Ti(C,N)-(Ti,Nb,W)(C,N)-Co alloy for finishing and semifinishing turning cutting tool applications
Patent Number: 7,157,044

Inventors: Romano; Jack W. (Kirkland, WA), Smith; Adam L. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Supply chain method and apparatus for sealing and unsealing a vacuum draw path
Patent Number: 7,854,729

Inventors: Rondinelli; Nick J. (Waukesha, WI)
Title: Method and apparatus for playing a combination football/basketball game
Patent Number: 7,156,762

Inventors: Rosado-Galarza; Juan (San Juan, PR)
Title: Table game
Patent Number: 7,156,395

Inventors: Rose; Gregory G. (Mortlake, AU)
Title: Method and apparatus for re-synchronization of a stream cipher during handoff
Patent Number: 7,158,640

Inventors: Rosenberg; Louis B. (Pleasanton, CA), Brave; Scott B. (Stanford, CA)
Title: Interactions between simulated objects with force feedback
Patent Number: 7,158,112

Inventors: Rosler; Sven (Eisenach, DE), Rosler; Sylke (Eisenach, DE), Kempfert; Wolfgang (Bad Liebenstein, DE), Starick; Detlef (Greifswald, DE), Pachler; Peter (Graz-St. Peter, AT), Tasch; Stefan (Jennersdorf, AT), Hartmann; Paul (Weiz, AT), Hoschopf; Hans (Jennersdorf, AT)
Title: Light emitting device with a non-activated luminescent material
Patent Number: 7,855,393

Inventors: Ross; David Charles (Ryde, AU)
Title: Dynamic reordering of memory requests
Patent Number: 7,155,582

Inventors: Ross; Rony (Tel-Aviv, IL)
Title: Apparatus and method capable of improved coexistence of multiple wireless communication techniques
Patent Number: 7,856,000

Inventors: Rossini; Umberto (Coublevie, FR)
Title: Method of determining the pretilt angle in a liquid-crystal cell
Patent Number: 7,855,787

Inventors: Rothman; Michael A. (Olympia, WA), Zimmer; Vincent J. (Federal Way, WA)
Title: Platform-based optimization routines provided by firmware of a computer system
Patent Number: 7,159,105

Inventors: Rothschild; Philippe Max (Clamart, FR)
Title: Interface for attaching bed legs to bed base tubes and bed frame angle irons
Patent Number: 8,914,921

Inventors: Rowe; David A. (Torrance, CA), Hornbuckle; Craig A. (Torrance, CA), Pope; Matthew D (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA)
Title: Multi-channel filtering system for transceiver architectures
Patent Number: 7,155,193

Inventors: Rozinski; Richard M. (Kenosha, WI)
Title: Concrete finishing tool with handle-mounted vibrating arrangement
Patent Number: 7,156,577

Inventors: Rubin; Jonathan M. (Ann Arbor, MI), Desjardins; Benoit (Ann Arbor, MI), Fowlkes; J. Brian (Ann Arbor, MI), Tridandapani; Srini (Saline, MI)
Title: Projection gating of x-ray CT scan
Patent Number: 7,154,987

Inventors: Rudakov; Leon (Belmont, CA)
Title: Method for treating aneurysms
Patent Number: 8,915,952

Inventors: Rudakov; Taras (West Perth, AU), Kilian; Krzysztof (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Method and apparatus usable for mining and mineral exploration
Patent Number: 8,917,092

Inventors: Rudi; Bertocchi (Herzliya 46766, IL)
Title: Parabolic concentrator
Patent Number: 7,156,531

Inventors: Rukavina; Thomas G. (New Kensington, PA)
Title: Method for forming a laminated window that can exhibit a variable level of adhesion
Patent Number: 7,854,814

Inventors: Rulkov; Nikolai (San Diego, CA), Hunt; Mark (San Diego, CA), Brady; Donald (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Monitoring device, system and method for a multi-player interactive game
Patent Number: 8,915,859

Inventors: Ruppin; Christophe (Saint-Pierre d'Albigny, FR), Guillemet; Francois (Paris, FR)
Title: Process for preparing alkylalkanolamines
Patent Number: 8,916,728

Inventors: Rusche; Stefan (Lamerdingen, DE), Schreiner; Thomas (Hurlach, DE), Garner; Thomas (Landsberg/Lech, DE), Bucher; Manfred (Landsberg/Lech, DE), Linseisen; Paul (Ingolstadt, DE), Maas; Bruno (Wertach, DE), Kohlstrung; Peter (Kaufering, DE)
Title: Device for producing steam and cooking appliance
Patent Number: 7,856,170

Inventors: Rush; Andrew William (Gulfport, FL), Phillips; Devin Clark (Jacksonville, FL)
Title: Two dimensional displays, transparent displays, and three dimensional displays
Patent Number: 8,917,269

Inventors: Rutkowski; Christian (Traunstein, DE)
Title: Device and method for generating and/or editing NC programs or NC tables
Patent Number: 7,155,298

Inventors: Ryan; Robert P. (Mission Viejo, CA)
Title: Disk drive employing active braking using inductive sense
Patent Number: 7,158,329

Inventors: Ryazanov; Alexey G. (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Mammalian alpha-kinase proteins, nucleic acids and diagnostic and therapeutic uses thereof
Patent Number: 8,916,379

Inventors: Sadhu; Avinash (Mission Viejo, CA), Koerber; Paul Donald (Laguna Hills, CA)
Title: Computer program having an object module and a software project definition module which customize tasks in phases of a project represented by a linked object structure
Patent Number: 7,155,700

Inventors: Sadhu; Avinash (Mission Viejo, CA), Koerber; Paul Donald (Laguna Hills, CA)
Title: Automated process execution for project management
Patent Number: 7,159,206

Inventors: Safford; Kevin David (Fort Collins, CO), Petsinger; Jeremy P. (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Method and apparatus for communicating information between lock stepped processors
Patent Number: 7,155,721

Inventors: Sagasaki; Masakazu (Tokyo, JP), Harada; Toshio (Tokyo, JP), Ito; Takashi (Aichi, JP)
Title: Numeric control method and numeric control system
Patent Number: 7,155,303

Inventors: Saha; Ashis K. (Stow, MA), Schutz; Nili (Tel-Aviv, IL), Yu; Xiang (Acton, MA), McCauley; Dilara (Cambridge, MA), Lobera; Mercedes (Concord, MA), Marantz; Yael (Kadima, IL), Lin; Jian (Walpole, MA), Cheruku; Srinivasa R. (Lexington, MA), Orbach; Pini (Needham, MA), Sharadendu; Anurag (Bedford, MA), Penland; Robert Christian (Watertown, MA), Gannon; Kimberley (Watertown, MA), Shacham; Sharon (Newton, MA), Noiman; Silvia (Herzliyya, IL), Becker; Oren (Mevaseret Zion, IL)
Title: S1P receptor modulating compounds and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,855,193

Inventors: Sahadevan; Velayudhan (Beckley, WV)
Title: Image guided intraoperative simultaneous several ports microbeam radiation therapy with microfocus X-ray tubes
Patent Number: 8,915,833

Inventors: Sahu; Saroj Kumar (Fremont, CA)
Title: Apparatus and methods of determination of state of charge in a redox flow battery
Patent Number: 7,855,005

Inventors: Saito; Daisuke (Matsumoto, JP), Sakashita; Tomoki (Chino, JP)
Title: Light filter, manufacturing method of light filter, and optical device
Patent Number: 8,917,450

Inventors: Saito; Miyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Ogawa; Junji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Signal transmission system using PRD method, receiver circuit for use in the signal transmission system, and semiconductor memory device to which the signal transmission system is applied
Patent Number: 7,154,797

Inventors: Saito; Tamio (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Smart card for passport, electronic passport, and method, system, and apparatus for authenticating person holding smart card or electronic passport
Patent Number: 8,918,900

Inventors: Saito; Tetsuro (Isehara, JP), Shoji; Tatsumi (Hiratsuka, JP), Fukumiya; Yoichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Gas cluster ion beam emitting apparatus and method for ionization of gas cluster
Patent Number: 7,855,374

Inventors: Saito; Yoshikazu (Kawasaki, JP), Shiba; Shoji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Liquid discharge head manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,854,065

Inventors: Sakamoto; Junichi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Container equipped on vehicle
Patent Number: 7,854,486

Inventors: Sakamoto; Katsuya (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Optical pick-up apparatus and objective lens for the optical pick-up apparatus
Patent Number: 7,158,467

Inventors: Sakamoto; Kei (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 8,917,538

Inventors: Sakurai; Toshinobu (Samukawa, JP)
Title: Pressure sensor having a diaphragm having a pressure-receiving portion receiving a pressure and a thick portion adjacent to the pressure-receiving portion
Patent Number: 7,856,886

Inventors: Salters; Roelof Herman Willem (Eindhoven, NL), Wielage; Paul (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: FIFO-register and digital signal processor comprising a FIFO-register
Patent Number: 7,154,984

Inventors: Saltz; Ivan (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
Title: Limit engine database management system
Patent Number: 7,158,989

Inventors: Sameer; Kalathil Perazhi (Bangalore, IN), Degwekar; Anil A. (Bangalore, IN), Rajagopal; Sridhar M. (Bangalore, IN), Tonse; Sudhir (Bangalore, IN), Mishra; Meeta (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Method for virtual network connectivity for powered off stations in wireless LAN networks
Patent Number: 7,158,778

Inventors: Sammut; Dennis J. (Woodside, CA), Buell; Dickinson (Hayward, CA), Chao; Lawrence (Oakland, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for calculating aiming point information
Patent Number: 7,856,750

Inventors: Samsoondar; James (Cambridge, CA)
Title: Quality control material for reagentless measurement of analytes
Patent Number: 7,157,282

Inventors: Samuels; Bruce Richard John (Lions Bay, CA), Liu; Edwin Sy (Richmond, CA)
Title: Reverse through-board low profile module connector
Patent Number: 8,915,746

Inventors: San Gabriel; Ana (Kawasaki, JP), Maekawa; Takami (Kawasaki, JP), Uneyama; Hisayuki (Kawasaki, JP), Torii; Kunio (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Glutamic acid receptor and utilization thereof
Patent Number: 7,157,250

Inventors: Sander; Brian (San Jose, CA), Sander; Wendell B. (Los Gatos, CA), Schell; Stephan V. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Multi-mode communications transmitter
Patent Number: 7,158,494

Inventors: Sanders; David K. (Los Gatos, CA), Lavoie; Martin D. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Device for removing heat from a power connector
Patent Number: 7,158,379

Inventors: Sandstrom; Torbjorn (Pixbo, SE)
Title: Methods and systems for improved boundary contrast
Patent Number: 7,158,280

Inventors: Sano; Eiichi (Sapporo, JP), Amemiya; Yoshihito (Sapporo, JP)
Title: Clock data recovery circuit and wireless module including same
Patent Number: 8,917,804

Inventors: Sano; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshida; Yoshihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Ohkura; Hideaki (Kanagawa, JP), Kobayashi; Hirofumi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Bonded structure using conductive adhesives, and a manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,157,800

Inventors: Sano; Yoshimasa (Anjo, JP)
Title: Circuit board fixing device
Patent Number: 8,917,519

Inventors: Sano; Yutaka (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image recording apparatus, image reproducing apparatus, camera system, computer program, and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,158,682

Inventors: Santurkar; Vikram (Fremont, CA), Thiruveedhula; Ravi (Santa Clara, CA), Yi; Hyun (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Programmable multiple supply regions with switched pass gate level converters
Patent Number: 7,855,574

Inventors: Sanwal; Sudhir Singh (Kangra, IN), Kumar; Saridi Madhava Dileep (Gurgaon, IN), Sathyanarayana; Swargam (Karim Nagar, IN)
Title: Process for the preparation of crystalline form II of L-malic acid salt of sunitinib
Patent Number: 8,916,716

Inventors: Sardi; William F. (La Verne, CA)
Title: Compositions containing resveratrol and nucleotides
Patent Number: 8,916,528

Inventors: Sarkar; Sandip (San Diego, CA), Chen; Tao (San Diego, CA), Tiedemann, Jr.; Edward G. (Concord, MA)
Title: Modified power control for hybrid ARQ on the reverse link
Patent Number: 7,155,249

Inventors: Saruwatari; Eiji (Hino, JP), Aisaka; Hideki (Hino, JP)
Title: Mobile radio apparatus and radio unit
Patent Number: 7,155,251

Inventors: Sasaki; Takaoki (Sakata, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing semiconductor device and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,855,125

Inventors: Sasaki; Yasuo (Tokyo, JP), Nakao; Toshihiro (Tokyo, JP), Ogino; Heiji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Vibration wave linear motor and lens implement using vibration wave linear motor
Patent Number: 7,157,832

Inventors: Sato; Kazuma (Kanagawa, JP), Sakabe; Yuji (Tokyo, JP), Niki; Toru (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Yuko (New York, NY), Kawamoto; Kengo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method, system and medium for remotely managing plural image forming apparatuses and plural types of maintenance agreements relating to the apparatuses
Patent Number: 7,158,946

Inventors: Sato; Ken (Nagano, JP), Iwaisako; Hiroshi (Shiojiri, JP), Miyahara; Hideharu (Nagano, JP), Yoshida; Naoki (Nagano, JP)
Title: Capsule-type medical device, power supply apparatus, and power supply system
Patent Number: 8,915,840

Inventors: Sato; Kiyoshi (Niigata-ken, JP), Watanabe; Toshinori (Niigata-ken, JP), Gochou; Hideki (Niigata-ken, JP), Kobayashi; Kiyoshi (Niigata-ken, JP), Takahashi; Toru (Niigata-ken, JP), Yazawa; Hisayuki (Niigata-ken, JP), Ikegami, legal representative; Hiromi (Niigata-ken, JP), Ikegami, legal representative; Chiaki (Niigata-ken, JP), Ikegami, deceased; Masaki (Niigata-ken, JP)
Title: Thin-film magnetic head appropriately suppressing side fringing and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,158,345

Inventors: Sato; Masaaki (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Miyabe; Shigeo (Numazu, JP), Kotsuka; Hideki (Mishima, JP)
Title: Electrophotographic image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,155,141

Inventors: Sato; Shuzo (Kanagawa, JP), Nogami; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Yasuda; Zenya (Kanagawa, JP), Ishihara; Masao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Polishing method and electropolishing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,156,975

Inventors: Sato; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Nishida; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Colored composition
Patent Number: 7,156,912

Inventors: Satoh; Tatsuya (Tokyo, JP), Okamoto; Yoichi (Kanagawa, JP), Fuchigami; Akihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Taneda; Yuusuke (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Cleaning medium and dry cleaning apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,854,648

Inventors: Satou; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Test apparatus for testing an electronic device
Patent Number: 7,157,916

Inventors: Savoj; Jafar (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for performing transmit pre-emphasis
Patent Number: 7,155,164

Inventors: Sawayama; Kohji (Higashihiroshima, JP), Mizuno; Satoshi (Higashihiroshima, JP), Amano; Yonosuke (Higashihiroshima, JP), Nakamura; Tamaki (Higashihiroshima, JP)
Title: Foldable cellular telephone having image pick up unit and external display operable in folded state
Patent Number: 7,155,253

Inventors: Sayegh; Adel O. (Rancho Cucamonga, CA), Gutierrez; Steve (Fontana, CA), Redublo; Edgardo (Chino Hills, CA), Bhalodia; Janki (Victorville, CA)
Title: Theft deterrent tag
Patent Number: 8,917,180

Inventors: Schaab; Alexander (Sindelfingen, DE), Kloos; Alfred (Weissach, DE), Ziegler; Walter (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Method for preventing a collision of a vehicle and driver assistance system for a vehicle
Patent Number: 8,918,255

Inventors: Schabel; Stefan (Syrgenstein, DE)
Title: Device and method for detecting a timing of an edge of a signal with respect to a predefined edge of a periodic signal
Patent Number: 7,855,582

Inventors: Schafer; Jurgen-Michael (Koln, DE), Schafer; Thomas-Michael (Koln, DE)
Title: Feeder insert having protective cap
Patent Number: 7,156,146

Inventors: Schein; Steven M. (Menlo Park, CA), Leftwich; James J. (Palo Alto, CA), Folker; David M. (Fremont, CA), Hunwick; Keith (Mountain View, CA), Alba; Theresa (Fremont, CA), King; Molly K. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Method and system for displaying advertising, video, and program schedule listing
Patent Number: 8,918,809

Inventors: Schierenbeck; Detlef (Bremen, DE)
Title: Method for performing a ground vibration test in airplanes
Patent Number: 7,856,884

Inventors: Schiller; Victor Hugo (Charlottesville, VA)
Title: System, report, and method for generating natural language news-based stories
Patent Number: 7,856,390

Inventors: Schlak; Robert B. (Hyde Park, NY)
Title: Control circuit for power distribution switch
Patent Number: 8,917,064

Inventors: Schmelzer; Winfried (Mechernich, DE)
Title: Label for stretch wrapped stack
Patent Number: 7,157,127

Inventors: Schmid; Philipp Heinz (Seattle, WA), Lipe; Ralph (Clyde Hill, WA)
Title: Context free grammar engine for speech recognition system
Patent Number: 7,155,392

Inventors: Schmidt; Christoph (Lawrenceville, NJ)
Title: Optical edge sensing system with signal authentication
Patent Number: 7,157,689

Inventors: Schmit; Herman (Palo Alto, CA), Butts; Michael (Portland, OR), Hutchings; Brad L. (Fremont, CA), Teig; Steven (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Configurable circuits, IC's, and systems
Patent Number: 7,157,933

Inventors: Schmitt; Manfred (Munchen, DE), Noack; Frank (Lubeck, DE), Graeff; Henner (Munchen, DE), Harbeck; Nadja (Munchen, DE)
Title: Diagnostic and therapeutic use of antibodies against the urokinase receptor
Patent Number: 7,157,238

Inventors: Schneider; Peter (Williston, VT), Nierle; Klaus (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Method for full wafer contact probing, wafer design and probe card device with reduced probe contacts
Patent Number: 7,157,923

Inventors: Schoell; Harry (Pompano Beach, FL)
Title: Heat regenerative engine
Patent Number: 7,856,822

Inventors: Schoell; Harry (Pompano Beach, FL)
Title: Pre-heater coil in a heat regenerative engine
Patent Number: 7,856,823

Inventors: Schoenblum; Joel W. (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Transmitting streams over asynchronous networks
Patent Number: 7,155,532

Inventors: Schofield; Kenneth (Holland, MI), Larson; Mark L. (Grand Haven, MI)
Title: Vehicular vision system
Patent Number: 8,917,169

Inventors: Schreiber; Karl (Mellensee, DE)
Title: Compressor blade for an aircraft engine
Patent Number: 7,156,622

Inventors: Schrive; Luc (Pont Saint Esprit, FR), Nouvel; Philip (Sauzet, FR), Grasmick; Alain (Montferrier-sur-Lez, FR)
Title: Method for treatment of effluents using pulsed electric fields and solid/liquid separation
Patent Number: 7,854,851

Inventors: Schroeder; Uwe Paul (Langebruck, DE)
Title: Method for exposing a substrate with a structure pattern which compensates for the optical proximity effect
Patent Number: 7,157,194

Inventors: Schroppel; Werner (Wendelstein, DE)
Title: Wind power plant and method for operating the same
Patent Number: 8,915,715

Inventors: Schubert; Jerry (Apopka, FL), Schubert; Teresa (Apopka, FL)
Title: Fixture use prevention system
Patent Number: 8,914,919

Inventors: Schulken; Toni M. (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Coloring sheet
Patent Number: 8,915,739

Inventors: Schultz; Garth J. (Oxford, MI), Leslie; Scott M. (Markham, CA), Speck; James A. (Commerce, MI)
Title: Hydrokinetic electrical generating device
Patent Number: 8,916,987

Inventors: Schumaker; Philip D. (Austin, TX)
Title: Method for detecting a particle in a nanoimprint lithography system
Patent Number: 7,854,867

Inventors: Schurmann; Bert (Gernsbach, DE), Sporl; Georg (Rheinstetten, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method for clamping sheet-metal components
Patent Number: 7,855,350

Inventors: Schuster; Manfred (Munich, DE)
Title: Phase contrast X-ray device for creating a phase contrast image of an object and method for creating the phase contrast image
Patent Number: 7,154,992

Inventors: Schwarte; Stephan (Emsdetten, DE), Wegner; Egon (Veitshochheim, DE), Angermuller; Harald (Wurzburg, DE)
Title: Method for multilayer coatings with self-crosslinking graft polyurethane copolymers, self-crosslinking polyurethanes and graft copolymers thereof
Patent Number: 7,855,266

Inventors: Schwarz; Matthias (Geneva, CH), Gaillard; Pascale (Collonges sous Saleve, FR), Gotteland; Jean-Pierre (Beaumont, FR), Thomas; Russell J. (Siena, IT), Page; Patrick (Saint-Julien-en-Genevois, FR)
Title: Pyridinyl acetonitriles
Patent Number: 7,855,212

Inventors: Schwindt; Jeffrey R. (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Motorcycle air suspension system
Patent Number: 7,854,287

Inventors: Scott; Brandon Louis (Union, KY), Rich; James Robert (Union, KY)
Title: Manually folded birdhouse
Patent Number: 7,156,050

Inventors: Scott; Kevin Francis (Selkirkshire, GB)
Title: Barometer
Patent Number: 8,915,135

Inventors: Scribner; Robert M (Los Altos, CA), Reo; Michael L (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Expandable structures for deployment in interior body regions
Patent Number: 7,156,861

Inventors: Sebti; Said (Tampa, FL), Hamilton; Andrew D. (Guilford, CT)
Title: Growth factor binding molecules
Patent Number: 7,157,419

Inventors: Sebti; Said M. (Tampa, FL)
Title: Rhob as a suppressor of cancer cell growth and cell transformation
Patent Number: 7,157,438

Inventors: Seiple; Ronald L. (Kailua, HI)
Title: Launch and recovery system
Patent Number: 7,156,036

Inventors: Seitz; Thomas (Langenfeld, DE), Wachendorff-Neumann; Ulrike (Neuwied, DE), Hungenberg; Heike (Langenfeld, DE), Dahmen; Peter (Neuss, DE)
Title: Active compound combinations
Patent Number: 8,916,500

Inventors: Semple; Joseph E. (San Diego, CA), Coombs; Gary S. (San Diego, CA), Reiner; John E. (San Diego, CA), Ong; Edgar O (San Diego, CA), Araldi; Gian Luca (Plymouth, MA)
Title: Inhibitors of serine protease activity of matriptase or MTSP1
Patent Number: 7,157,596

Inventors: SenGupta; Ashoke K. (Barrington, IL), Lin; Ilona (Wauconda, IL), St. Onge; Jason Harold (Geneva, IL)
Title: Detersive compositions containing hydrophobic benefit agents pre-emulsified using sub-micrometer-sized insoluble cationic particles
Patent Number: 7,855,173

Inventors: Serizawa; Orimitsu (Gyouda, JP)
Title: Variable gain integrator
Patent Number: 7,155,470

Inventors: Serra; Gabriele (S. Lazzaro Di Savena, IT), De Cesare; Matteo (Torremaggiore, IT)
Title: Control method for a direct injection system of the common-rail type provided with a shut-off valve for controlling the flow rate of a high-pressure
Patent Number: 7,856,960

Inventors: Serra; Vincent (Bondoufle, FR)
Title: Methods of enhancing adjuvaticity of vaccine compositions
Patent Number: 8,916,164

Inventors: Seto; Masaki (Toride, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus whose image bearing member is rotated by a pulley
Patent Number: 7,856,195

Inventors: Seto; Pak-Lung (Shrewsbury, MA)
Title: Multiple physical interfaces in a slot of a storage enclosure to support different storage interconnect architectures
Patent Number: 7,155,546

Inventors: Settle, III; Peveril O. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for facilitating the selection of legal and legal-related service providers
Patent Number: 7,158,944

Inventors: Sgouros; Alexander (Raleigh, NC), Kopzon; Vladislav (Haifa, IL), Halevy; Noam (Raanana, IL)
Title: Channel service manager
Patent Number: 8,917,740

Inventors: Shaffer; John (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: Floor tile designed for multiple tile images
Patent Number: 8,915,035

Inventors: Shahbazi; Khosrow (Little Elm, TX)
Title: Pressure drag reduction system with a side duct
Patent Number: 7,156,453

Inventors: Shaheen; Mohamad A. (Portland, OR)
Title: Strained semiconductor structures
Patent Number: 7,157,379

Inventors: Shapiro; Alan Joshua (Chappaqua, NY)
Title: Selective file erasure using metadata modifications
Patent Number: 7,856,451

Inventors: Sharma; Rajesh (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Automated response system tuning
Patent Number: 8,917,862

Inventors: Shekhawat; Gajendra (Arlington Heights, IL), Dravid; Vinayak P. (Glenview, IL)
Title: Method and system for electronic detection of mechanical perturbations using BIMOS readouts
Patent Number: 7,157,897

Inventors: Shelley; Paul H. (Lakewood, WA), VanVoast; Peter J. (Kirkland, WA), Dean; Thomas A. (Maple Valley, WA), Davis; Bruce R. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Optical emission spectroscopy of plasma treated bonding surfaces
Patent Number: 7,157,717

Inventors: Shen; Ying (Chapel Hill, NC), Laudolff; James (Issaquah, WA), Mashburn; Travis (Cary, NC), Nichols; Todd (Cary, NC), Schafer; David C. (Indian Harbour Beach, FL), Nguyen; Thanh H. (Dollard-des Ormeaux, CA)
Title: Compact wide dynamic range transmitter for point to point radio
Patent Number: 8,918,069

Inventors: Sheng; Thomas (Hsin Chu, TW), Hsiao; Hyman (Miao Li, TW)
Title: Scanning module
Patent Number: 7,158,270

Inventors: Shi; Zhongming (San Diego, CA), Rofougaran; Ahmadreza (Marina Del Ray, CA), Behzad; Arya (Poway, CA)
Title: Direct conversion RF transceiver with automatic transmit power control
Patent Number: 7,158,762

Inventors: Shih; Chih-Ching (Pleasanton, CA), Huang; Cheng H. (Cupertino, CA), O; Hugh Sung-Ki (Fremont, CA), Liu; Yow-Juang (San Jose, CA)
Title: Electrically-programmable transistor antifuses
Patent Number: 7,157,782

Inventors: Shih; Eric Chun-Wei (Hsinchu, TW), Tsai; Dianne Tan-Feng (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Developing method in imaging-forming device
Patent Number: 7,856,188

Inventors: Shima; Hisato (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,918,889

Inventors: Shima; Kotaro (Kanagawa, JP), Matsui; Hiroaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 8,915,606

Inventors: Shimizu; Atsushi (Kawasaki, JP), Matsui; Susumu (Kawasaki, JP), Fukuzawa; Shouji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Radio communication network system
Patent Number: 7,155,256

Inventors: Shimizu; Tooru (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Terminal fitting and a connector using such a terminal fitting
Patent Number: 7,156,704

Inventors: Shimizu; Yoshinori (Anan, JP), Sakano; Kensho (Anan, JP), Noguchi; Yasunobu (Anan, JP), Moriguchi; Toshio (Anan, JP)
Title: Device for emitting white-color light
Patent Number: 7,855,092

Inventors: Shimooka; Yoshiaki (Kawasaki, JP), Shibata; Hideki (Yokohama, JP), Miyajima; Hideshi (Yokohama, JP), Tomioka; Kazuhiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having multiple wiring layers and method of producing the same
Patent Number: 7,855,141

Inventors: Shin; Dong-Suk (Yongin-si, KR), Shin; Hong-Jae (Seoul, KR)
Title: Methods of fabricating a semiconductor device using a cyclic selective epitaxial growth technique and semiconductor devices formed using the same
Patent Number: 7,855,126

Inventors: Shin; Jae Sheung (Daejeon, KR), Hwang; You Sun (Seoul, KR), Park; Ae Soon (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Device to-device group communication method and device using the same
Patent Number: 8,918,111

Inventors: Shin; Sang-Woong (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Chul-Soo (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Jun; Young-Hyun (Seoul, KR), Lee; Sang-Bo (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Semiconductor memory device having local sense amplifier with on/off control
Patent Number: 7,855,926

Inventors: Shinohara; Seiichi (Mishima, JP), Sato; Hiroshi (Suntoh-gun, JP), Kawasaki; Syuhei (Susono, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,158,740

Inventors: Shinohara; Yuji (Azuchi-Machi, JP), Shirasawa; Toshiya (Azuchi-Machi, JP)
Title: Method and device for extracting data for attachment to a mail message
Patent Number: 7,155,482

Inventors: Shiohara; Ryuichi (Nagano, JP)
Title: Highspeed image selecting method digital camera having highspeed image selecting function
Patent Number: 8,917,344

Inventors: Shiono; Mikio (Annaka, JP)
Title: Fluoropolyether adhesive composition
Patent Number: 7,855,256

Inventors: Shiotsuka; Hidenori (Ebina, JP), Imamura; Takeshi (Chigasaki, JP), Kumagai; Izumi (Sendai, JP)
Title: Structure and method for releasing substance therefrom
Patent Number: 7,855,180

Inventors: Shirai; Katsumi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Storage device
Patent Number: 7,855,851

Inventors: Shirasaki; Masataka (Winchester, MA), Cao; Simon (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Optical apparatus which uses a virtually imaged phased array to produce chromatic dispersion
Patent Number: 7,158,304

Inventors: Shirata; Yasunobu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and recording medium
Patent Number: 8,917,949

Inventors: Shiu; Yu-Hong (Nantou, TW)
Title: Optical receiver
Patent Number: 7,157,686

Inventors: Shonohara; Makoto (Hadano, JP)
Title: TFT array inspection apparatus
Patent Number: 7,157,921

Inventors: Shu; Paul (Fremont, CA)
Title: Personal computer with detachable wireless telephone
Patent Number: 8,918,144

Inventors: Silber; Daniel A. (Lexington, MA)
Title: Cable with spacer for positioning multiple medical sensors
Patent Number: 7,856,261

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Preprinted print rolls for postal use in an image processing device
Patent Number: 7,155,395

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Inkjet printhead with CMOS drive circuitry close to ink supply passage
Patent Number: 7,156,484

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), King; Tobin Allen (Balmain, AU)
Title: Printer having driven printhead sealing arrangement
Patent Number: 7,854,491

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), Lapstun; Paul (Balmain, AU), Walmsley; Simon Robert (Balmain, AU)
Title: Audio playback device that reads data encoded as dots of infra-red ink
Patent Number: 7,155,394

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), Lapstun; Paul (Balmain, AU), Walmsley; Simon Robert (Balmain, AU)
Title: Printed photograph with high capacity encoded audio
Patent Number: 7,855,730

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), McAvoy; Gregory John (Balmain, AU)
Title: Inkjet printhead chip with volume-reduction actuation
Patent Number: 7,156,494

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), Walmsley; Simon Robert (Balmain, AU)
Title: Method of operating camera timing module
Patent Number: 7,855,735

Inventors: Silvester; Kelan C. (Portland, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing a secure-private partition on a hard disk drive of a computer system via IDE controller
Patent Number: 7,155,615

Inventors: Simeoni; Patrick (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Method and circuit of digital measurement of the phase of a sinusoidal signal
Patent Number: 7,154,943

Inventors: Simmons; Carl R. (Des Moines, IA), Acevedo; Pedro A. Navarro (Ames, IA), Harvell; Leslie (Newark, DE), Cahoon; Rebecca (Webster Groves, MO), McCutchen; Billy Fred (College Station, TX), Lu; Albert L. (Newark, DE), Herrmann; Rafael (Wilmington, DE), Wong; James F. H. (Johnston, IA)
Title: Defensin polynucleotides and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,855,327

Inventors: Simmons; Carl R. (Des Moines, IA), Acevedo; Pedro A. Navarro (Ames, IA), Harvell; Leslie (Newark, DE), Cahoon; Rebecca (Webster Groves, MO), McCutchen; Billy Fred (College Station, TX), Lu; Albert L. (Newark, DE), Herrmann; Rafael (Wilmington, DE), Wong; James F. H. (Johnston, IA)
Title: Defensin polynucleotides and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,855,328

Inventors: Simmons; Sean (Waterloo, CA), Janhunen; Stefan E. (Waterloo, CA), Furbeck; David S. (Irving, TX)
Title: System and method for communicating using an in-vehicle system
Patent Number: 8,918,071

Inventors: Simon; Bernard (Troy, MI)
Title: Method for producing a load sharing arrangement of planet pinions and gears for a Ravigneaux gearset
Patent Number: 7,155,793

Inventors: Simon; Jonathan (San Leandro, CA), Corzine; Scott (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Optical communication devices, light emission devices and optical communication methods
Patent Number: 7,155,131

Inventors: Simon; Tristan M. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Food presentation method and system
Patent Number: 7,156,207

Inventors: Sinclair; Michael J. (Kirkland, WA), Hinckley; Kenneth P. (Seattle, WA), Kajiya; James T. (Duvall, WA), Sherman; Nathan C. (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Capacitance touch slider
Patent Number: 7,158,125

Inventors: Sindhu; Pradeep (Los Altos Hills, CA), Lim; Raymond M. (Los Altos Hills, CA), Libby; Jeffrey G. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Mailbox registers for synchronizing header processing execution
Patent Number: 7,158,520

Inventors: Singh; Amit Pal (Waterloo, CA), Parekh; Premal (Waterloo, CA), Robinson; James Alexander (Elmira, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus pertaining to the interlacing of finger-based and active-stylus-based input detection
Patent Number: 8,917,253

Inventors: Singh; Balraj (Los Altos, CA), Singh; Amit P. (Sunnyvale, CA), Paxson; Vern (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Transparent optimization for session establishment using characterized synchronization packet
Patent Number: 7,158,522

Inventors: Singleton; Jefferson E. (Westminster, CO), Dziak; Scott (Ft. Collins, CO)
Title: Systems and methods for media defect detection with pattern qualification
Patent Number: 8,917,468

Inventors: Siraux; Daniel (Naast, BE), Dewachter; Daan (Mechelen, BE), Fouarge; Louis (Dilbeek, BE)
Title: Process for preparing polyolefins
Patent Number: 8,916,657

Inventors: Sitrick; David H. (Highland Park, IL)
Title: System and methodology for musical communication and display
Patent Number: 7,157,638

Inventors: Slattery; Kevin T. (St. Charles, MO)
Title: Apparatus and system for welding preforms and associated method
Patent Number: 7,156,276

Inventors: Slaughter; Eva M. T. (Buffalo, NY), Slaughter; Tawan S. (Buffalo, NY)
Title: Pigmentary glaucoma iris scraping treatment of the iris
Patent Number: 7,854,741

Inventors: Sloge; Erik (Uppsala, SE), Soderman; Tobias (Uppsala, SE), Bjorkesten; Lennart (Storvreta, SE)
Title: Method of analyzing cell samples, by creating and analyzing a resultant image
Patent Number: 7,155,050

Inventors: Smetana; Tomas (Erlangen, DE), Straub; Frank (Hohenroth, DE), Altmann; Frieder (Pommersfelden, DE), Ploetz; Volker (Herzogenaurach, DE)
Title: Sprag
Patent Number: 7,854,305

Inventors: Smirman; Marie (Rochester Hills, MI)
Title: Measurement system for varus/valgus angles in feet
Patent Number: 8,914,988

Inventors: Smith; Donald L. (Satellite Beach, FL), Galluscio; Anthony P. (Indialantic, FL), Knazik; Robert J. (Cocoa Beach, FL)
Title: System and methods for generic data transparent rules to support quality of service
Patent Number: 7,856,012

Inventors: Smith; Kevin P. (Glenshaw, PA), Voegele, Jr.; William P. (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Snap-in glass block system
Patent Number: 8,915,034

Inventors: Smith; Mark D. (North Canton, OH), Meek; James (North Canton, OH), Bakerink; Allan R. (Latrobe, PA), Benore; Randolph C. (North Canton, OH), McIntyre; Daniel S. (Uniontown, OH), DePietro; Mark (Canton, OH)
Title: Automated banking machine system and method
Patent Number: 7,854,378

Inventors: Smith; Stephen Alan (Naperville, IL), Huston; Dawn Ellen (Lindenhurst, 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: 7,156,251

Inventors: Sneider; Janos Laszlo (Budapest, HU), Ormandlaky; Gergely Janos (Budapest, HU)
Title: Method and apparatus for dimming high intensity discharge lamps
Patent Number: 8,917,036

Inventors: Snyder; James F. (Havre de Grace, MD), Carter; Robert H. (Jarrettsville, MD), Wetzel; Eric D. (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Structural batteries and components thereof
Patent Number: 7,855,017

Inventors: Snyder; Trevor James (Newberg, OR)
Title: System and method for evaluating line formation in an ink jet imaging device to normalize print head driving voltages
Patent Number: 7,854,490

Inventors: Sogabe; Hiroshi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Thumb pick for guitar
Patent Number: 7,157,635

Inventors: Soldo; Monnett (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for configuring a test setup
Patent Number: 7,158,907

Inventors: Soloff; Steven M. (Tamarac, FL)
Title: Method for real-time insertion of auxiliary data packets into DSS bitstream in the presence of one or more service channels
Patent Number: 7,154,916

Inventors: Solomon; Beka (Herzlia Pituach, IL)
Title: Immunizing compostion and method for inducing an immune response against the beta-secretase cleavage site of amyloid precursor protein
Patent Number: 7,854,931

Inventors: Somasundaram; Madian (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Circuits to generate a sequential index for an input number in a pre-defined list of numbers
Patent Number: 7,155,563

Inventors: Sommer; Michael Bernhard (Raubling, DE), Funfrock; Fabien (Munchen, DE)
Title: Integrated memory and method for functional testing of the integrated memory
Patent Number: 7,154,793

Inventors: Sommer; Monique Gerardine Miranda (Eindhoven, NL), Peters; Johannes Hubertus Theodorus (Venlo, NL), de Jong; Frederik (Swalmen, NL), Dohmen; Louis Anna Jozef (Venlo, NL), Goossens; Johannes Josephus Maria (Asten, NL), Deen; Pieter Berend Johannes (Meerlo, NL), Toumanova; Veronika (Venlo, NL)
Title: Print queue managing method and printer
Patent Number: 7,158,244

Inventors: Son; Young-Chul (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus for connecting to an electrical source
Patent Number: 7,156,673

Inventors: Song; Gang (Canton, MI), Kolmanovsky; Ilya V. (Ypsilanti, MI), Michelini; John Ottavio (Sterling Heights, MI), Gibson; Alexander O'Connor (Ann Arbor, MI), Hardy; Larry Allen (Riverview, MI), Cullen; Michael John (Northville, MI), Jankovic; Mrdjan J. (Birmingham, MI), Zhang; Xiaoying (Dearborn Hts., MI)
Title: Computer controlled engine valve operation
Patent Number: 7,156,072

Inventors: Sopko; Thomas M. (East Peoria, IL), Kuras; Brian D. (Metamora, IL), Barngrover; Michael J. (Peoria, IL)
Title: System for controlling a machine with a continuously variable transmission
Patent Number: 7,854,681

Inventors: Soyata; Tolga (Pittsford, NY)
Title: Probabilistically-banked content addressable memory and storage
Patent Number: 8,917,530

Inventors: Spare; Bradley (Oceanside, CA), Oglesby; Keith (Livonia, MI)
Title: Anode loop pressure control in PEM fuel cell system
Patent Number: 7,855,025

Inventors: Specht; Michael (Munchen, DE), Hofmann; Franz (Munchen, DE)
Title: Semiconductor memory element, semiconductor memory arrangement, method for fabricating a semiconductor memory element and method for operating a semiconductor memory element
Patent Number: 7,157,767

Inventors: Speyer; Robert F. (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Boron carbide component and methods for the manufacture thereof
Patent Number: 7,854,190

Inventors: Spinelli; Thomas (East Northport, NY)
Title: Protective and decorative covering for sports helmets
Patent Number: 7,854,025

Inventors: Spinelli; Thomas (East Northport, NY)
Title: Method of forming a ladder
Patent Number: 7,854,869

Inventors: Stadelmann; Beat (San Diego, CA), Emmenegger; Stephan Walter (San Diego, CA)
Title: Color code for device configuration
Patent Number: 7,156,307

Inventors: Stadler; Stefan (Hamburg, DE), Gerspach; Matthias (Dossenheim, DE), Dietrich; Christoph (Heidelberg, DE), Leiber; Jorn (Hamburg, DE), Noehte; Steffen (Weinheim, DE)
Title: Holographic data memory
Patent Number: 7,158,273

Inventors: Stanimirovic; Daniel (Jupiter, FL)
Title: Fully articulated and comprehensive air and fluid distribution, metering, and control method and apparatus for primary movers, heat exchangers, and terminal flow devices
Patent Number: 7,854,135

Inventors: Stark; Michael Curt (Lake Oswego, OR)
Title: Precision sine vise
Patent Number: 7,854,072

Inventors: Stawikowski; Jean-Marie (Antibes, FR)
Title: Communication system for automation equipment based on the WSDL language
Patent Number: 7,159,007

Inventors: Steckel; Eric (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Utility slidable rack-rail system
Patent Number: 8,915,411

Inventors: Steege; Adam T. C. (Chapel Hill, NC), Cobb; Kyle W. (Brick, NJ), McKinley; Ian M. (Venice, CA), Sievert; Daniel M. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Surgical tool
Patent Number: 8,915,940

Inventors: Stein; Anatoli B. (Atherton, CA), Volfbeyn; Semen P. (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Self-adjusting PRML receiver
Patent Number: 7,158,324

Inventors: Steinbach; Bernd (Friedberg, DE)
Title: Variable flow infusion pump system
Patent Number: 8,915,893

Inventors: Stemmle; Denis J. (Stratford, CT), Ferracani; Pascal (Conches S/Gondoire, FR), Potey; Jean-Louis (Courbevoie, FR), Archain; Patrick (Courbevoie, FR), Bernard; Dominique (Segre, FR)
Title: Device for opening the throat of an envelope in an insertion station
Patent Number: 7,155,878

Inventors: Stemmle; Denis J. (Stratford, CT), Hasbani; Jacques E. (Easton, CT), Auslander; Judith D. (Westport, CT), Quine; Douglas B. (Bethel, CT), Wittenberg; David (Fairfield, CT), Nagarsheth; Pushpavadan S. (Danbury, CT)
Title: System and method for determining and reporting whether a mail piece has been opened by a recipient
Patent Number: 7,156,290

Inventors: Stenson; Ryan Michael (Washington, DC), Braun; Daniel J. (San Diego, CA), Hamme; Lonnie A. (Jamul, CA), Mailey; Christopher D. (Durham, NC)
Title: Underwater unmanned vehicle recovery system and method
Patent Number: 7,854,569

Inventors: Stepanov; Victor G. (Houston, TX), Liu; Yamei (Houston, TX), Fox; George E. (Manvel, TX), Jackson; George W. (Pearland, TX), McNichols; Roger J. (Pearland, TX)
Title: Metal-binding peptides
Patent Number: 8,916,376

Inventors: Stevens; John H. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Endovascular aortic valve replacement
Patent Number: 8,915,959

Inventors: Stewart; James (San Jose, CA), Ho; Anthony (Sunnyvale, CA), Hofmeister; Rudolf J. (Sunnyvale, CA), Douma; Darin James (Monrovia, CA), Hosking; Lucy G. (Santa Cruz, CA), Weber; Andreas (Los Altos, CA), Price; Jeffrey Bryant (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Avalanche photodiode controller circuit for fiber optics transceiver
Patent Number: 7,155,133

Inventors: Stewart; Paul Joseph (Ann Arbor, MI), Buttolo; Pietro (Dearborn, MI), Chen; Yifan (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: System and method of interactive evaluation of a geometric model
Patent Number: 7,155,673

Inventors: Stokes, III; Jack Wilson (North Bend, WA), Malvar; Henrique S. (Sammamish, WA)
Title: System and method facilitating acoustic echo cancellation convergence detection
Patent Number: 7,155,018

Inventors: Stook; Christopher R. (Grant, FL), Wood; Jerry Busby (Melbourne, FL)
Title: Device for Mach-Zehnder modulator bias control for duobinary optical transmission and associated system and method
Patent Number: 7,155,071

Inventors: Storey; Thomas W. (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: Internet-based frequency and award redemption system and method
Patent Number: 7,856,376

Inventors: Strathmeyer; Carl R. (Reading, MA), Finnie; Donald (Reading, GB)
Title: Apparatus and method for computer telephone integration in packet switched telephone networks
Patent Number: 7,154,863

Inventors: Strauss; Steven E. (Orefield, PA)
Title: Dynamic frequency passband switching in home phone-line networks
Patent Number: 7,154,996

Inventors: Streuter; Gary (San Clemente, CA), Deetz; Randell (Costa Mesa, CA), Burke; Kenneth (Costa Mesa, CA)
Title: System, apparatus, and method for initiating a reboot of a personal computer system by pressing a button on an attached storage device and causing the operating system on the attached storage device to be booted
Patent Number: 8,918,630

Inventors: Strumolo; Gary S. (Bevery Hills, MI), Elmessiri; Hanaan (Inkster, MI), DiMeo; David M. (Windsor, CA), Miller; Ronald H. (Saline, MI), Shaffer; Aric David (Ypsilanti, MI)
Title: Lane changing assist system for an automotive vehicle
Patent Number: 7,158,051

Inventors: Struthers; Scott (San Clemente, CA), Curtis; Jerry (Buena Park, CA), Call; Ray (Mission Viejo, CA), Berges; Jon (San Clemente, CA)
Title: I-port controller
Patent Number: 7,155,214

Inventors: Stundl; Mathias (Wedel, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for stuffer box crimping a multifilament yarn
Patent Number: 7,155,787

Inventors: Su; Jason (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Asymmetric sense-amp flip-flop
Patent Number: 7,855,587

Inventors: Su; Ming (Evanston, IL), Dravid; Vinayak P. (Glenview, IL)
Title: Nanodisk sensor and sensor array
Patent Number: 7,155,959

Inventors: Su; Wei (Bel Air, MD)
Title: Modulation scheme determination through use of multiple sensors
Patent Number: 8,917,802

Inventors: Subramanian; Vivek (Menlo Park, CA), Cleeves; James M. (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Vertically stacked field programmable nonvolatile memory and method of fabrication
Patent Number: 7,157,314

Inventors: Suga; Yoshinori (Mishima, JP), Inoue; Shintaro (Susono, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing solar cell module and precursor structure for solar cell module
Patent Number: 8,916,019

Inventors: Sugitatsu; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical module
Patent Number: 8,915,602

Inventors: Sugiura; Chikashi (Hamura, JP), Sudo; Takashi (Fuchu, JP), Kikugawa; Yusaku (Ome, JP), Osada; Masataka (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Signal processor and signal processing method
Patent Number: 8,917,887

Inventors: Sugiyama; Masashi (Kanagawa, JP), Saito; Masahiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Integrated circuit, computer system, and control method, including power saving control to reduce power consumed by execution of a loop
Patent Number: 8,918,664

Inventors: Suh; Jong Yeul (Seoul, KR)
Title: Scene change detection apparatus
Patent Number: 7,158,674

Inventors: Sukegawa; Naonobu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Multiprocessor system
Patent Number: 7,159,079

Inventors: Suleski; Thomas J. (Harrisburg, NC)
Title: Method and apparatus for fabricating shaped structures and shaped structures including one- , two- or three-dimensional patterns incorporated therein
Patent Number: 7,855,046

Inventors: Sullivan; Kevin J. (Medfield, MA)
Title: Sample introduction device
Patent Number: 7,157,056

Inventors: Sumita; Masaya (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device minimizing the total power of both the power supply and the load
Patent Number: 7,855,536

Inventors: Sun; Bo (Ningbo, CN)
Title: Handcart caster
Patent Number: 8,914,944

Inventors: Sun; Harold Huimin (West Bloomfield, MI), Hanna; David R. (Troy, MI), Levin; Michael (Ann Arbor, MI), Curtis; Eric Warren (Milan, MI), Shaikh; F. Zafar (Troy, MI)
Title: Regenerative assisted turbocharger system
Patent Number: 8,915,082

Inventors: Sun; Jie (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Electronic device and method for starting applications in the electronic device
Patent Number: 8,918,628

Inventors: Sundararaman; Balakrishnan (Cedar Park, TX), Aulakh; Shailendra (Austin, TX), Sonnier; David P. (Austin, TX), Flood; Rachel (Austin, TX)
Title: Multicasting traffic manager in a network communications processor architecture
Patent Number: 8,917,738

Inventors: Supalov; Alexander V. (Erftstadt, DE)
Title: System and method for generation of synthetic parallel application kernels using tracing information
Patent Number: 7,856,348

Inventors: Suraqui; Daniel (Jerusalem, IL)
Title: Reduced keyboard with prediction solutions when input is a partial sliding trajectory
Patent Number: 8,918,734

Inventors: Sutardja; Pantas (San Jose, CA), Madden; Michael (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Up-sampled filtering for servo demodulation
Patent Number: 7,158,333

Inventors: Suzawa; Chizuru (Osaka, JP), Masuda; Takato (Osaka, JP)
Title: Circulation cooling system of cryogenic cable
Patent Number: 7,854,132

Inventors: Suzuki; Hideki (Chiba, JP)
Title: Digital broadcast receiver
Patent Number: 8,918,833

Inventors: Suzuki; Katsuyoshi (Odawara, JP), Kano; Azuma (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage apparatus and control method therefor
Patent Number: 7,158,327

Inventors: Suzuki; Norihiko (Wako, JP), Uedahira; Hideki (Wako, JP), Oono; Hiroshi (Wako, JP), Kikuchi; Shinichi (Wako, JP), Sakanushi; Masahiro (Wako, JP), Yamada; Ryoko (Wako, JP), Matsuzono; Yoshiaki (Wako, JP)
Title: Device for clarifying exhaust gas from internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,157,405

Inventors: Suzuki; Ryoji (Nara, JP)
Title: Audio video reproduction apparatus, audio video reproduction method, program, and medium
Patent Number: 7,158,187

Inventors: Suzuki; Takanao (Tokyo, JP), Inaba; Masatoshi (Tokyo, JP), Ominato; Tadanori (Tokyo, JP), Kaizu; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP), Kurosaka; Akihito (Tokyo, JP), Inaba; Masatoshi (Tokyo, JP), Sadakata; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Masumoto; Mutsumi (Hayami-gun, JP), Masumoto; Kenji (Hayami-gun, JP)
Title: Method for producing a semiconductor package, with a rerouted electrode formed on a resin projection portion
Patent Number: 7,157,363

Inventors: Suzuki; Toshiaki (Kunitachi, JP), Okita; Hideki (Kokubunji, JP), Toumura; Kunihiko (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Packet communication node apparatus for authenticating extension module
Patent Number: 7,856,559

Inventors: Suzuki; Yuichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical device
Patent Number: 7,855,781

Inventors: Swander; Brian D. (Kirkland, WA), Aboba; Bernard D. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: System and method for improved network security
Patent Number: 7,856,655

Inventors: Swartout; Matt (Calgary, Alberta, CA)
Title: Continuous positive flow backflash prevention system
Patent Number: 7,156,193

Inventors: Swayne; Andrew K. (Dublin, OH), Weinandy; Jeremy J. (Dublin, OH)
Title: System for attaching components to a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,854,101

Inventors: Sween; Barry P. (Santa Monica, CA), Elgie; Richard James (Irvine, CA)
Title: Laptop computer support
Patent Number: 8,915,558

Inventors: Swift; Joseph A. (Ontario, NY)
Title: Xerographic printer having a semiresistive rotatable brush in the transfer zone
Patent Number: 7,158,746

Inventors: Syassen; Freerk (Stadland, DE)
Title: Method and device for acquiring contour deviations of a flexible component, taking into account the component's own weight
Patent Number: 7,856,895

Inventors: Sykes; Martin (Rainham, GB), Walsh; Joseph (Kineton, GB), Hopley; Daniel (Chislehurst, GB), Griffin; Peter (Maidstone, GB)
Title: Method of controlling a piezoelectric actuator
Patent Number: 7,856,964

Inventors: Sylwester; Alan P. (Livermore, CA)
Title: Freeze drying for gas chromatography stationary phase deposition
Patent Number: 7,157,004

Inventors: Szeliski; Richard S. (Bellevue, WA), Avidan; Shmuel (Bellevue, WA), Anandan; Padmanabhan (Samammish, WA)
Title: System and method for extracting reflection and transparency layers from multiple images
Patent Number: 7,155,032

Inventors: Tabor; Keith A. (Richfield, WI)
Title: Hydraulic system with coordinated multiple axis control of a machine member
Patent Number: 7,856,282

Inventors: Tachikura; Masao (Hitachi, JP), Hiramoto; Yoshiyuki (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Optical fiber end processing method and optical fiber end processing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,915,100

Inventors: Tagliabue; Leonardo (Buenos Aires, AR)
Title: Automatic quality assurance for software installers
Patent Number: 8,918,780

Inventors: Taguchi; Shin-ichiro (Tokyo, JP), Matsushima; Masaaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method and device for evaluating spectacle lens or mold for molding spectacle lens, and method and system for manufacturing spectacle lens
Patent Number: 7,158,222

Inventors: Tajima; Ryota (Isehara, JP), Tanaka; Tetsuhiro (Isehara, JP), Ohtsuki; Takashi (Hadano, JP), Tokumaru; Ryo (Isehara, JP), Egi; Yuji (Atsugi, JP), Kato; Erika (Atsugi, JP), Morikubo; Miyako (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Method for forming microcrystalline semiconductor film and method for manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,916,425

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: Systems and methods for enhancing base station performance through the use of a relay station
Patent Number: 8,918,104

Inventors: Takabatake; Yoshiaki (Kanagawa, JP), Saito; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Teramoto; Keiichi (Tokyo, JP), Hashimoto; Mikio (Chiba, JP), Namekata; Minoru (Kanagawa, JP), Okamoto; Toshio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication node and communication terminal
Patent Number: 7,158,483

Inventors: Takagaki; Hiromitsu (Yokohama, JP), Fujita; Takashi (Yokohama, JP), Kayahara; Shin (Yokohama, JP), Seto; Takashi (Yokohama, JP), Nagata; Atsushi (Atsugi, JP), Takemoto; Takeshi (Yamato, JP), Suzuki; Kazumi (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Image transfer fixation apparatus and image formation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,856,201

Inventors: Takahashi; Hirota (Iwatsuki, JP), Sugita; Hiroshi (Iwatsuki, JP), Sonobe; Kenichi (Iwatsuki, JP), Edogawa; Kazuya (Iwatsuki, JP), Kaneko; Tomokazu (Iwatsuki, JP), Hoshino; Tsutomu (Iwatsuki, JP)
Title: USB device that provides power that is different from power prescribed in the USB standard
Patent Number: 7,159,132

Inventors: Takahashi; Mutsumi (Numazu, JP), Makino; Nobuyasu (Numazu, JP), Murakami; Fumitoshi (Fuji, JP), Hirai; Makoto (Fuji, JP)
Title: Fluidized bed pulverizing and classifying apparatus, and method of pulverizing and classifying solids
Patent Number: 7,156,331

Inventors: Takahashi; Shuji (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Nozzle plate, method of manufacturing nozzle plate, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,854,494

Inventors: Takahashi; Takashi (Nagoya, JP), Tomita; Shuta (Nagoya, JP), Mitsudomi; Tetsuya (Nagoya, JP), Yatabe; Yasushi (Nagoya, JP), Ogura; Nobuhiko (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Some; Masato (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Method of classifying gene expression strength in lung cancer tissues
Patent Number: 7,856,318

Inventors: Takahashi; Yuji (Kanagawa, JP), Otake; Hirokazu (Kanagawa, JP), Kitamura; Noriyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Akahoshi; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Power supply apparatus and luminaire
Patent Number: 8,917,021

Inventors: Takahira; Hidenobu (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Method of mounting semiconductor chip to circuit substrate using solder bumps and dummy bumps
Patent Number: 7,855,136

Inventors: Takai; Yasushi (Takefu, JP), Hamaya; Noriaki (Takefu, JP), Kaneyoshi; Masami (Takefu, JP)
Title: Heat-resistant coated member
Patent Number: 7,157,148

Inventors: Takano; Kazuhisa (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Motorcycle
Patent Number: 7,156,199

Inventors: Takano; Kiyohito (Kobe, JP), Meguro; Noboru (Takasago, JP)
Title: Straddle-type four wheeled vehicle
Patent Number: 7,854,178

Inventors: Takasawa; Koki (Suwa, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method of timepiece dial, timepiece dial, and timepiece
Patent Number: 8,917,579

Inventors: Takauchi; Hideki (Kawasaki, JP), Gotoh; Kohtaroh (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Multiplexer circuit for converting parallel data into serial data at high speed and synchronized with a clock signal
Patent Number: 7,154,918

Inventors: Takayama; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP), Kajigaya; Kazuhiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having hierarchical bit line structure and control method thereof
Patent Number: 8,917,567

Inventors: Takeda; Kenichi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Television receiving set
Patent Number: 7,854,484

Inventors: Takegami; Masaaki (Sakai, JP), Tanimoto; Kenji (Sakai, JP)
Title: Refrigerating apparatus
Patent Number: 7,155,928

Inventors: Takei; Manabu (Nagano, JP), Naito; Tatsuya (Nagano, JP), Nemoto; Michio (Nagano, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device, the method of manufacturing the same, and two-way switching device using the semiconductor devices
Patent Number: 7,157,785

Inventors: Takei; Takanori (Nagano, JP)
Title: Electronic apparatus, battery pack, and battery pack mounting method
Patent Number: 8,917,517

Inventors: Takemiya; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP), Nakazawa; Norihito (Yokohama, JP), Kon; Yoshinori (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Polishing compound, method for production thereof, and polishing method
Patent Number: 7,854,777

Inventors: Takemura; Riichiro (Tokyo, JP), Sakata; Takeshi (Hino, JP), Takaura; Norikatsu (Tokyo, JP), Kajigaya; Kazuhiko (Iruma, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device
Patent Number: 7,154,788

Inventors: Takeoka; Sadami (Osaka, JP), Kajihara; Seiji (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Method for evaluating delay test quality
Patent Number: 7,159,143

Inventors: Takeshita; Masaru (Kawasaki, JP), Hada; Hideo (Kawasaki, JP), Iwai; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Positive resist composition and method of forming resist pattern
Patent Number: 7,855,044

Inventors: Takeshita; Toshio (Kanagawa, JP), Miyajima; Yoichi (Tokyo, JP), Sato; Hiroaki (Kanagawa, JP), Takahashi; Atsushi (Aichi, JP), Shintani; Shoichi (Saitama, JP), Tashiro; Kei (Kanagawa, JP), Nagashima; Osamu (Tokyo, JP), Kamiya; Hideki (Aichi, JP), Aoki; Hisashi (Aichi, JP), Okada; Toshiyuki (Aichi, JP), Sato; Yoshihiro (Fukushima, JP)
Title: Secondary battery
Patent Number: 7,855,012

Inventors: Taketsuna; Yasuji (Okazaki, JP), Kakiuchi; Eisaku (Toyota, JP), Tatebe; Katsuhiko (Seto, JP), Morino; Masahiro (Okazaki, JP), Takenaga; Tomohiro (Toyota, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of producing same
Patent Number: 8,916,964

Inventors: Takeuchi; Shuichi (Saitama-ken, JP), Maruyama; Koichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical system for optical head
Patent Number: 7,158,468

Inventors: Takuma; Yasuo (Ibaraki, JP), Kataoka; Kaoru (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus with toner concentration controller
Patent Number: 7,158,731

Inventors: Talmy; Inna G. (North Potomac, MD), Zaykoski; James A. (Mount Airy, MD), Smith; Adrienne H. (Evanston, IL)
Title: High strength Zr (Hf or Ti)-Ta-B ceramics
Patent Number: 7,854,912

Inventors: Tamaki; Ryo (Clifton Park, NY), Rice; Steven Thomas (Scotia, NY), Duong; Hieu Minh (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Method of improving abrasion resistance of plastic article using nanoparticles and article produced thereby
Patent Number: 7,855,241

Inventors: Tambi; Brian (Lake Forest, IL)
Title: Lindane lotion and methods
Patent Number: 8,916,614

Inventors: Tan; Hiroki (Yamagata-ken, JP)
Title: Method of and system for manufacturing organic EL devices
Patent Number: 7,157,306

Inventors: Tanabe; Eiji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: X-ray generator
Patent Number: 7,856,086

Inventors: Tanabe; Takatoshi (Ichinomiya, JP)
Title: System for detecting objects colliding with automotive vehicle
Patent Number: 7,854,453

Inventors: Tanaka; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electronic watermark data insertion apparatus and electronic watermark data detection apparatus
Patent Number: 7,159,117

Inventors: Tanaka; Tetsuomi (Kanagawa, JP), Yamazaki; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image compression method and apparatus, and image coding method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,158,669

Inventors: Tanaka; Yoshitada (Minowa-machi, JP)
Title: Projector
Patent Number: 7,156,526

Inventors: Tanaka; Yuu (Aichi-gun, JP), Iwata; Yoshifumi (Anjo, JP), Matsui; Akira (Toyota, JP), Satonaka; Hisashi (Susono, JP), Kubota; Yuichi (Okazaki, JP), Endo; Tomohiko (Toyota, JP), Iwakiri; Hideyuki (Tajimi, JP), Sugiyama; Toru (Toyota, JP), Kawakami; Seiji (Susono, JP), Iwazaki; Katsuhiko (Suntou-gun, JP), Kataoka; Hiroaki (Susono, JP)
Title: Parking assist apparatus
Patent Number: 7,155,325

Inventors: Tang; Zi-Ming (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Electronic device with support legs
Patent Number: 7,855,883

Inventors: Tang; Zi-Ming (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Expansion card retention assembly
Patent Number: 7,855,898

Inventors: Taniguchi; Ryo (Tsu, JP), Takada; Yuji (Kyoto, JP), Kodoh; Masahiro (Agei-gun, JP), Shinotani; Masato (Tsu, JP), Tanaka; Hisanobu (Kameyama, JP), Hironaka; Atsushi (Shijonawate, JP)
Title: Infrared sensor package
Patent Number: 7,157,709

Inventors: Taniguchi; Shinichiro (Nakai-machi, JP), Kawano; Kenji (Nakai-machi, JP), Shin; Kil-ho (Nakai-machi, JP)
Title: Distribution information management system and method
Patent Number: 7,159,113

Inventors: Taniguchi; Shinya (Suwa, JP), Fukui; Yoshiki (Suwa, JP), Kitada; Naruhide (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Service providing system and service providing device that provides a specific service in response to user authority determination based on positional relationships of virtual objects
Patent Number: 7,159,179

Inventors: Tanner; Kevin (St Albans, GB)
Title: Gearshift finisher
Patent Number: 7,854,457

Inventors: Tanuma; Toshihiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Membrane-electrode assembly for polymer electrolyte fuel cell, and process for its production
Patent Number: 7,157,176

Inventors: Taras; Michael F. (Fayetteville, NY), Dobmeier; Thomas J. (Phoenix, NY), Lifson; Alexander (Manlius, NY)
Title: Automated drive for fan and refrigerant system
Patent Number: 7,854,136

Inventors: Taylor; Ralph (Lee's Summit, MO), King; Harold (Kansas City, MO), Bequette; Michael (Lansing, KS), Stone; James R. (Lake Tapawingo, MO), May; Russ (Prairie Village, KS)
Title: Fiber optic tester
Patent Number: 7,157,692

Inventors: Teng; Chai Yee (Sarikei, MY), Sia; Ket Chiew (Bayan Lepas, MY)
Title: Using a single buffer for multiple I/O standards
Patent Number: 7,855,577

Inventors: Teng; Cheng-Yung (Taipei County, TW), Kan; Shao-Tien (Taipei, TW), Chen; Yu-Sheng (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Testing circuit board for preventing tested chip positions from being wrongly positioned
Patent Number: 7,855,571

Inventors: Teng; Ching-Hung (Miao-Li, TW), Yang; Chiu-Lien (Miao-Li, TW), Pang; Jia-Pang (Miao-Li, TW)
Title: Light guide plate with v-shaped grooves and backlight module incorporating same
Patent Number: 7,156,548

Inventors: Teng; Ming-Chang (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Cheng-Jien (Panchiao, TW)
Title: Nozzle contact device of an injection machine
Patent Number: 7,156,636

Inventors: Terazaki; Tsutomu (Fussa, JP)
Title: Reactor including a plurality of substrates to form a reactor main body portion and an envelope portion
Patent Number: 7,854,776

Inventors: Tews; Helmut (Munich, DE), Beintner; Jochen (Wappingers Falls, NY), Kudelka; Stephan (Ottendorf-Okrilla, DE)
Title: Trench capacitor with buried strap
Patent Number: 7,157,329

Inventors: Tews; Helmut Horst (Munich, DE), Kudelka; Stephan (Ottendorf-Okrilla, DE), Settlemyer; Kenneth T. (Poughquag, NY)
Title: Selective etching to increase trench surface area
Patent Number: 7,157,328

Inventors: Thayer; Peter A. (Noblesville, IN), Horan; Dale J. (Indianapolis, IN), Shlayen; Leonid (Huntingdon Valley, IN)
Title: System and method for sending high fidelity sound between wireless units
Patent Number: 7,158,764

Inventors: Thenuwara; Chuladatta (Castaic, CA), Orinski; William G. (Newbury Park, CA), Kuzma; Janusz A. (Parker, CO), Blomquist; Steve J. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Pre-curved electrode array loading tools
Patent Number: 8,915,926

Inventors: Thibault; Daniel (Montreal, CA), Fortier; Gilles (Montreal, CA)
Title: Combined golf ball retriever and retractable sand rake
Patent Number: 7,856,802

Inventors: Thielemans; Robbie (Nazareth, BE), Ooghe; Koen (Langemark-Poelkapelle, BE), De Keukeleire; Steven (Deinze, BE), Devos; Bruno (Zulte, BE), Veldeman; Steve (Brugge, BE), Declerck; Tom (Meulebeke, BE), Meersman; Karim (Kortemark, BE), Vanluchene; Kristof (Dentergem, BE), Van Hille; Herbert (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Light emission display arrangements
Patent Number: 7,157,838

Inventors: Thier; Adam (Eden Prairie, MN)
Title: Cascaded planning of an enterprise planning model
Patent Number: 7,155,398

Inventors: Thirumoorthy; Hari (Lake Forest, CA)
Title: Adaptive scaling and echo reduction
Patent Number: 7,158,632

Inventors: Thogersen; Lars (Copenhagen, DK)
Title: Apparatus for loading and unloading aircraft
Patent Number: 7,156,604

Inventors: Thomas; Roger (Stockton-on-Tees, GB), Keenlyside; Scott (Auckland Park, GB), Rogers; Joanne (Bishop Auckland, GB)
Title: Footplate
Patent Number: 7,856,723

Inventors: Thompson; Isaac W. (Dubuque, IA), Anderson; Eric (Galena, IL), Gratton; Michael R. (Dubuque, IA)
Title: Method of determining wheel slippage and engaging a differential lock in a work vehicle
Patent Number: 7,856,303

Inventors: Thompson; Robert (Redford, MI), Dierker, Jr.; Joseph (Troy, MI)
Title: Automotive fuel storage system with in-tank fuel binder system
Patent Number: 7,854,288

Inventors: Thornton; Robert L. (Los Altos, CA), Stinson; Douglas G. (Fremont, CA), Malmhall; Roger K. (Mountain View, CA), Bashaw; Mathew C. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Near-field optical head system with integrated slider and laser
Patent Number: 7,158,470

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: Reliable conveyance of orthogonal space information
Patent Number: 7,158,556

Inventors: Tiedtke; Hans-Jurgen (Bonn, DE)
Title: Electrode array and method of manufacturing same
Patent Number: 8,918,188

Inventors: Tillitski; Stephan W. (Athens, GA)
Title: Multi-strand cable attachment hub
Patent Number: 7,854,044

Inventors: Tirimacco; Maurizio (Appleton, WI), Burazin; Mark (Oshkosh, WI)
Title: Process for producing a paper wiping product
Patent Number: 7,156,953

Inventors: Tock; Theron D. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Computer program product having preloaded software module
Patent Number: 7,159,213

Inventors: Togashi; Hideaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Imaging device, method of manufacturing the same, and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,916,916

Inventors: Tohmatsu; Hiroshi (Shizuoka, JP), Yaguchi; Shigenori (Shizuoka, JP), Iwatsuki; Hitoshi (Shizuoka, JP), Tano; Toyoaki (Shizuoka, JP), Sakata; Koichi (Shizuoka, JP), Takii; Mariko (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Image forming method and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,918,025

Inventors: Tojo; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Moving image data management apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,155,064

Inventors: Tokita; Yoshimi (Kanagawa, JP), Doi; Takatsugu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid composition, ink set, and ink tank for ink jet recording, ink jet recording method, and ink jet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,854,796

Inventors: Tokunaga; Naoya (Osaka, JP)
Title: Waveform equalizer and shift register
Patent Number: 7,158,565

Inventors: Tokushima; Masatoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Structure of photonic crystal
Patent Number: 7,158,711

Inventors: Tolmie; Bernard R (Grand Isle, VT)
Title: Extruded connector without channel insulating layer
Patent Number: 7,156,690

Inventors: Tong; Wei (San Diego, CA), Kaye; Steven (San Diego, CA), Keogh; David (San Diego, CA), O'Neill; Cory (San Diego, CA)
Title: High energy materials for a battery and methods for making and use
Patent Number: 8,916,062

Inventors: Topek; Philip R. (Houston, TX), Rollins; Newell J. (Sandy, UT)
Title: Pipe insert and pipe assembly formed therewith
Patent Number: 7,156,126

Inventors: Toscano; Orazio (Genoa, IT), Lanzone; Sergio (Genoa, IT), Deprati; Stefano (Genoa, IT)
Title: Method and apparatus for routing data
Patent Number: 8,918,350

Inventors: Toshima; Yasumaro (Saitama, JP), Takai; Masashi (Saitama, JP), Nagami; Hideharu (Mie-ken, JP)
Title: Light diffusive sheet and area light source element using the same
Patent Number: 7,156,547

Inventors: Tour; James M. (Bellaire, TX), Berlin; Jacob (Monrovia, CA), Pham; Tam (Renton, WA), Myers; Jeffrey N. (Bellaire, TX), Sano; Daisuke (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Therapeutic compositions and methods for targeted delivery of active agents
Patent Number: 8,916,606

Inventors: Toyoda; Inao (Anjo, JP), Suzuki; Yasutoshi (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Membrane type gas sensor and method for manufacturing membrane type gas sensor
Patent Number: 7,157,054

Inventors: Trainin; Solomon (Haifa, IL)
Title: Dynamic network interface with zero-copy frames
Patent Number: 7,155,542

Inventors: Trebouet; Marcel (Chavenay, FR)
Title: Liquid heating device for an automobile
Patent Number: 8,917,981

Inventors: Tsai; Ho-Chin (Taipei Hsien, TW), Lee; Sheng-Hung (Taipei Hsien, TW), Chen; Li-Ping (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Mounting apparatus for back panel
Patent Number: 7,855,881

Inventors: Tsai; Leonard (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Color space matching of video signals
Patent Number: 8,917,294

Inventors: Tsai; Miao-Hsueh (Taichung, TW)
Title: Door lock of key-driven transmission structure
Patent Number: 7,856,857

Inventors: Tseng; Hsin-Tung (San-Chung City, Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Integrated digital platform
Patent Number: 7,158,113

Inventors: Tsien; Chih C. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Dynamic frequency selection and radar detection with a wireless LAN
Patent Number: 7,155,230

Inventors: Tsien; Roger Y. (La Jolla, CA), Zlokarnik; Gregor (San Diego, CA)
Title: Substrates for .beta.-lactamase and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,157,575

Inventors: Tsui; Ernest T. (Cupertino, CA), Harp; Jeffrey C. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Antenna for wireless systems
Patent Number: 7,158,813

Inventors: Tsujii; Eiichirou (Shizuoka, JP), Terada; Junji (Shizuoka, JP), Ueno; Atsushi (Shizuoka, JP), Yamada; Masatoshi (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Two-rear-wheel electric vehicle
Patent Number: 8,915,323

Inventors: Tsujinishi; Makoto (Daito, JP)
Title: Paper feed tray unit for a printer
Patent Number: 7,854,427

Inventors: Tsukamoto; Sanroku (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 7,855,667

Inventors: Tsukioka; Yasutada (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Fixing device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
Patent Number: 8,918,038

Inventors: Tsuruoka; Tetsumei (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Wireless terminal
Patent Number: 8,917,678

Inventors: Tsypko; Nikolay (Upper Nazareth, IL)
Title: Apparatus and method for measuring a fluid flow-rate within a capillary
Patent Number: 7,856,874

Inventors: Tu; Ihung S. (Anaheim, CA)
Title: Display method and apparatus for navigation system for searching POI and arranging listing order of POI
Patent Number: 7,155,339

Inventors: Tu; Tung-Wen (Taipei, TW), Li; Yan-Hua (Taipei, TW)
Title: Inkjet printing device
Patent Number: 8,915,573

Inventors: Tucker; Lawrence W. (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Brake tools for inspecting a brake shoe, and related methods
Patent Number: 8,915,128

Inventors: Tufts; Patrick (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Use of web usage trail data to identify relationships between browsable items
Patent Number: 7,159,023

Inventors: Tuman; Scott J. (Woodbury, MN), Laughlin; Eric B. (Minneapolis, MN), Cherveny; Aaron J. (Minneapolis, MN), Trotter; Byron E. (St. Paul, MN), Vasilakes; Lloyd S. (Stillwater, MN)
Title: Brushing assembly
Patent Number: 7,856,690

Inventors: Tunc; Gokturk (Stafford, TX), Xu; Zheng Rong (Sugar Land, TX), Schorn; Patrick (Houston, TX), Leising; Lawrence J. (Missouri City, TX)
Title: Downhole application for a backpressure valve
Patent Number: 7,857,067

Inventors: Tuszynski; Mark H. (La Jolla, CA), Blesch; Armin (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods for modulation of the effects of aging on the primate brain
Patent Number: 7,157,435

Inventors: Tuttle; John R. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Tracking systems, passive RFIDs, methods of locating and identifying RFIDs, and methods of tracking items
Patent Number: 7,855,643

Inventors: Twombly; Susan M. (New Milford, CT)
Title: Swim fin device
Patent Number: 7,854,638

Inventors: Uchiyama; Akio (Saitama, JP), Horii; Akihiro (Hachioji, JP), Iizuka; Shuhei (Hachioji, JP), Hirata; Tadashi (Hachioji, JP), Hara; Mitsuhiro (Musashino, JP), Kumada; Yoshiyuki (Komae, JP), Tokuda; Kazunari (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Optical scanning observation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,158,234

Inventors: Ueda; Akira (Kawasaki, JP), Suzuki; Masumi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Heat pipe type cooler
Patent Number: 7,156,158

Inventors: Uehara; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Baba; Motofumi (Kanagawa, JP), Amano; Jyunpei (Kanagawa, JP), Inoue; Tohru (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Fixing device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,155,155

Inventors: Uehara; Yasuhiro (Nakai-machi, JP), Baba; Motofumi (Nakai-machi, JP)
Title: Fixing device and image forming device
Patent Number: 7,155,154

Inventors: Ueno; Masako (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Hair care product
Patent Number: 7,854,921

Inventors: Ueno; Takahito (Shizuoka, JP), Numagami; Atsushi (Kanagawa, JP), Koishi; Isao (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Cleaning device, process cartridge, cleaning member and electrophotographic image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,158,749

Inventors: Uhrich; Michael James (West Bloomfield, MI), Elwart; Shane (Ypsilanti, MI), Kerns; James Michael (Trenton, MI), Lupescu; Jason Aaron (Ypsilanti, MI)
Title: Hydrocarbon retaining and purging system for flex-fuel combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,915,070

Inventors: Ui; Takehiro (Osaka, JP), Koizumi; Takashi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Filling foam composition, foam filling member, and filling foam
Patent Number: 7,855,250

Inventors: Uke; Alan K. (Del Mar, CA)
Title: Bezel-integrated thermal conductors
Patent Number: 7,854,529

Inventors: Ulerick; Christopher E. (Troy, MO)
Title: Apparatus and method for inserting parts into a mold
Patent Number: 7,156,145

Inventors: Ullah; Nisar (Dhahran, SA)
Title: Dihydroquinone derivatives of piperidine and piperazine
Patent Number: 8,916,704

Inventors: Ullman; Alan Zachary (Northridge, CA), Stelman; David (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for regenerating fuels in a solid generator chemical oxygen iodine laser
Patent Number: 7,158,554

Inventors: Ulyanenkov; Alex (Karlsruhe, DE), Sobolewski; Stanislaw (Minsk, BY)
Title: Method of determining parameters of a sample by X-ray scattering applying an extended genetic algorithm with truncated use of the mutation operator
Patent Number: 7,154,993

Inventors: Umeh; Chukwueloka Obiora (Schenectady, NY), Haynes; Joel Meier (Niskayuna, NY), Goldmeer; Jeffrey Scott (Latham, NY)
Title: System for controlling combustion dynamics and method for operating the same
Patent Number: 8,915,086

Inventors: Umehara; Masaaki (Tokyo, JP), Kai; Teruhiko (Tokyo, JP), Kotani; Masayuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing an optical device, a method of manufacturing a color filter and a method of manufacturing an organic electroluminescence device
Patent Number: 7,854,960

Inventors: Upton; Zachary Michael (Silver Spring, MD)
Title: Systems and methods for reducing noise in ADSL transmissions
Patent Number: 7,155,007

Inventors: Urban; Marek W. (Hattiesburg, MS), Aumsuwan; Nattharika (Hattiesburg, MS)
Title: Method of attaching drug compounds to non-reactive polymer surfaces
Patent Number: 7,854,941

Inventors: Vajentic; Marko A. (Medfield, MA)
Title: Framing square
Patent Number: 7,854,070

Inventors: Van Der Boom; Milko E. (Rishon Lezion, IL), De Ruiter; Graham (Rishon Lezion, IL)
Title: Solid, multi-state molecular random access memory
Patent Number: 8,917,539

Inventors: Van Der Lee; Leonardus Johannes Maria (Drunen, NL)
Title: Construction system for constructing plane structures
Patent Number: 7,856,776

Inventors: van der Werf; Gerben (Hamburg, DE), Neerhut; Frank (Henstedt-Ulzburg, DE), Tilkorn; Michael (Trittau, DE), Ludwig; Reiner (Schwarzenbek, DE), Willnauer; Hartmuth (Witzhave, DE)
Title: Escalator or travelator
Patent Number: 7,854,311

Inventors: van der Zanden; Koen (Heverlee, BE), Proll; Manfred (Dorfen, DE), Kliewer; Jorg (Munchen, DE), Wirker; Bjorn (Mulsen, DE)
Title: Method for testing an integrated semiconductor memory
Patent Number: 7,158,426

Inventors: Van Hardeveld; Robert Martijn (Rotterdam, NL)
Title: Method to start a process for producing hydrocarbons from synthesis gas
Patent Number: 7,855,235

Inventors: van Hook; Timothy (Atherton, CA), Hsu; Peter (Fremont, CA), Huffman; William A. (Los Gatos, CA), Moreton; Henry P. (Woodside, CA), Killian; Earl A. (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Method for providing extended precision in SIMD vector arithmetic operations
Patent Number: 7,159,100

Inventors: Van Sickle; Matthew C. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Multi-compartment storage container
Patent Number: 7,156,226

Inventors: Van Snick; Jacques (Brussels, BE), Lethe; Bernard (Brussels, BE), Chaux; Pascal (Brussels, BE), Boon-Falleur; Thierry (Brussels, BE), van der Bruggen; Pierre (Brussels, BE)
Title: MAGE-A1 peptides presented by HLA class II molecules
Patent Number: 7,157,091

Inventors: Van Stuyvenberg; Willem Marie (Enschede, NL)
Title: Method and installation for cooling slaughtered poultry
Patent Number: 7,856,842

Inventors: van Vossen; Robbert (Utrecht, NL), Curtis; Andrew (Edinburgh, GB), Trampert; Jeannot (Bunnik, NL)
Title: Method for retrieving local near-surface material information
Patent Number: 7,154,812

Inventors: Varga; Viktor Karoly (Solon, OH), Roberts; Bruce (Mentor on the Lake, OH)
Title: Lamp transformer
Patent Number: 7,855,625

Inventors: Veiga, III; William (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: Portable motion-detecting alarm with remote notification
Patent Number: 7,855,642

Inventors: Velamakanni; Bhaskar V. (Woodbury, MN), Mekala; David Robert (Maplewood, MN), Hanson; Eric Joseph (Hudson, WI)
Title: Catalyst ink
Patent Number: 7,855,160

Inventors: Velasquez; Raymond L. (Ulysses, KS)
Title: Trash bag carrier
Patent Number: 7,156,350

Inventors: Verhaeghe; Jan Jozef (Beveren, BE)
Title: Undercarriage for a vehicle and method for manufacturing longitudinal beams for it
Patent Number: 7,156,422

Inventors: Vervoordeldonk; Michael Johannes (Eindhoven, NL), Ruijl; Theo Anges Maria (Eindhoven, NL), Rijs; Robertus Mathijs Gerardus (Eindhoven, NL), Muller; Johannes Cornelius Antonius (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Actuator arrangement for active vibration isolation comprising an inertial reference mass
Patent Number: 8,915,340

Inventors: Vetrovec; Jan (Larkspur, CO)
Title: Supercharged internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,854,118

Inventors: Villani; Pietro (Turin, IT), Querio; Leo (Turin, IT)
Title: Valve control device
Patent Number: 7,156,369

Inventors: Vinegar; Harold J. (Bellaire, TX), Coles; John Matthew (Katy, TX), de Rouffignac; Eric Pierre (Houston, TX), Hunsucker; Bruce Gerard (Katy, TX), Menotti; James Louis (Dickinson, TX), Pratt; Christopher Arnold (Cochrane, CA), Wellington; Scott Lee (Bellaire, TX)
Title: Installation and use of removable heaters in a hydrocarbon containing formation
Patent Number: 7,156,176

Inventors: Vishakhadatta; G. Diwakar (Austin, TX), Scott; Jeffrey W. (Austin, TX), Tuttle; G. Tyson (Austin, TX), Srinivasan; Vishnu Shankar (Austin, TX), Rafi; Aslamali A. (Austin, TX)
Title: Digital interface in radio-frequency apparatus and associated methods
Patent Number: 7,158,574

Inventors: Vock; Curtis A. (Niwot, CO), Darcy; Dennis (Tyngsboro, MA), Flentov; Peter (Carlisle, MA)
Title: Mobile GPS systems for providing location mapping and/or performance data
Patent Number: 7,158,912

Inventors: Vogel; Danny (Sudbury, MA), Robb; Bryan (Norwood, MA), Smith; Robert F (Foxboro, MA)
Title: Selective test point for high speed SERDES cores in semiconductor design
Patent Number: 7,855,969

Inventors: Vogelsang; Thomas (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Semiconductor memory having non-standard form factor
Patent Number: 8,918,702

Inventors: Vogt; Eric E. (Belmont, MA), Schlack; Julie Wittes (Cambridge, MA), Koretsky; Linda (Acton, MA), Morrison; Paul (Dover, MA), Savage; David (Holliston, MA), Kelleher; Lauren (Watertown, MA)
Title: System for supporting a virtual community
Patent Number: 7,159,178

Inventors: Voigtmann; Jean-Pierre (Martigny, CH), Schwager; Jean-Claude (Collombey, CH), Benoit; Mathieu (Jongny, CH), Ferrin; Didier (Collonges, CH)
Title: Installation for assembling tube components
Patent Number: 7,156,219

Inventors: Voisine; Gary R. (East Hartford, CT), Fenton; F. Alan (Granby, CT)
Title: Cooling tube mechanism for an I. S. Machine
Patent Number: 7,856,852

Inventors: Voldman; Steven H. (South Burlington, VT)
Title: Structure and method for latchup suppression
Patent Number: 7,855,104

Inventors: Volkening; Stephan (Koln, DE), Hupe; Torsten (Oberhaching, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for optically reading information
Patent Number: 8,915,436

Inventors: Vollmer; Vasco (Gartow, DE), Hofmann; Matthias (Hildesheim, DE), Baierl; Wolfgang (Remshalden, DE)
Title: Method,device and bus manager for operating a device that is connected to a motor vehicle communications network
Patent Number: 7,158,869

Inventors: von der Embse; Urbain Alfred (Westchester, CA)
Title: QLM maximum likelihood demodulation
Patent Number: 7,855,995

Inventors: Vukasinovic; Jelena (Atlanta, GA), Glezer; Ari (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Centimeter-scale, integrated diagnostics incubator for biological culturing
Patent Number: 7,855,070

Inventors: Wachi; Masatada (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Musical contents storage system having server computer and electronic musical devices
Patent Number: 7,856,381

Inventors: Wada; Noboru (Kanagawa, JP), Sueyoshi; Kazuo (Kanagawa, JP), Kawatani; Tetsuya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductive belt, semiconductive roll and image forming apparatus using these members
Patent Number: 7,856,200

Inventors: Wada; Noriyuki (Hiroshima, JP), Takeda; Kazuyuki (Hiroshima, JP), Nakagawa; Yuka (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Upper rotating body and construction machine therewith
Patent Number: 7,854,284

Inventors: Wagner; Ernst Werner (Winsen/Aller, DE)
Title: Inert rendering method with a nitrogen buffer
Patent Number: 7,156,184

Inventors: Wahler; Michael S. (Zurich, CH), Koehler; Jana (Oberrieden, CH)
Title: Generating constraints in a class model
Patent Number: 8,918,756

Inventors: Wahren; John (Djursholm, SE), Ekberg; Karin (Tyreso, SE), Callaway; James (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods and kits for preventing hypoglycemia
Patent Number: 7,855,177

Inventors: Wajs; Andrew Augustine (Haarlem, NL), Fransdonk; Robert (Heemstede, NL)
Title: Method of operating a conditional access system for broadcast applications
Patent Number: 7,155,611

Inventors: Wakabayashi; Yasuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Clip
Patent Number: 8,914,952

Inventors: Walker; Jay. S (Ridgefield, CT), Tedesco; Daniel E. (New Canaan, CT), Mik; Magdalena (Stamford, CT)
Title: Pre-sale data broadcast system and method
Patent Number: 7,856,379

Inventors: Wallaker; Daniel (Great Wakering, GB)
Title: Dummy medical instrument for use in a simulator
Patent Number: 7,156,664

Inventors: Walton; Frank B (Pinawa, CA)
Title: Method and system for detecting soot and ash concentrations in a filter
Patent Number: 7,157,919

Inventors: Wan; Ping Wai (Ottawa, CA), Remedios; Derrick (Ottawa, CA), Jin; Dongxing (Ottawa, CA), Chimfwembe; Patrick Chilufya (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Channel identification in communications networks
Patent Number: 7,155,122

Inventors: Wan; Ping Wai (Ottawa, CA), Remedios; Derrick (Ottawa, CA), Jin; Dongxing (Ottawa, CA), Chimfwembe; Patrick Chilufya (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Channel identification in communications networks
Patent Number: 7,158,723

Inventors: Wang; Albert S. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Motion video signal encoder and encoding method
Patent Number: 7,154,951

Inventors: Wang; Chien-Jung (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Test structure for speeding a stress-induced voiding test and method of using same
Patent Number: 7,157,925

Inventors: Wang; Eugenia (Prospect, KY)
Title: Microarrays to screen regulatory genes
Patent Number: 7,157,227

Inventors: Wang; Guo-Qiang (Nepean, CA), Fan; Yanhe (Nepean, CA)
Title: Method of optical network bandwidth representation for optical label switching networks
Patent Number: 7,158,515

Inventors: Wang; Kai (Taichung, TW)
Title: Paint roller with an end-surface blocking structure
Patent Number: 8,915,209

Inventors: Wang; Qiong-Hua (Chengdu, CN), Wu; Shin-Tson (Oviedo, FL), Hong; Qi (Orlando, FL), Wu; Yung-Hsun (Oviedo, FL)
Title: Transflective liquid crystal display using separate transmissive and reflective liquid crystal cells and materials with single cell gap
Patent Number: 7,855,768

Inventors: Wang; Ren Hong (Timonium, MD)
Title: Method for manufacturing an armature of an electric motor
Patent Number: 7,155,811

Inventors: Wang; Shoujun (Nepean, CA), Bereza; Bill (Nepean, CA), Kwasniewski; Tad (Ottawa, CA), Baig; Mashkoor (Ottawa, CA), Mei; Haitao (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Differential signal detector methods and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,157,944

Inventors: Wang; Shyh-Jen (Taipei, TW)
Title: Surgical retractor holder with dowel pins
Patent Number: 8,915,847

Inventors: Wang; Tzu-Yu (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Angled wafer rotating ion implantation
Patent Number: 7,157,730

Inventors: Wang; Xiaoming (Rancho Santa Margarita, CA), Zou; Huijian (Shenzhen, Guangdong, CN), Chen; Wei (Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
Title: Apparatus for inducing energies of alpha rhythm to the human body
Patent Number: 7,155,285

Inventors: Wang; Yanfeng (Hong Kong, CN), Lee; Benjamin T. K. (Hong Kong, CN), Ho; Tony C. Y. (Hong Kong, CN), Toh; Melvin K. M. (Hong Kong, CN)
Title: Therapeutic compositions for intranasal administration of zolpidem
Patent Number: 8,916,583

Inventors: Wang; Yong (Aurora, IL), Kupp; Jacob E. (Waterman, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for drawing a mole through a composition
Patent Number: 7,156,585

Inventors: Warrow; Theodore U. (Dearborn, MI)
Title: Self-cleansing media for rotating biological contactors
Patent Number: 7,156,986

Inventors: Wartman; Albert (Thornhill, CA), Koffler; Bruce Barak (Toronto, CA)
Title: Mouldable plastic explosives and inert simulants for mouldable plastic explosives
Patent Number: 7,854,811

Inventors: Washizawa; Teruyoshi (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and method for solving simultaneous linear equations
Patent Number: 7,856,466

Inventors: Wason; James R. (Tuxedo, NY)
Title: Web and lotus notes adapter layers
Patent Number: 7,856,484

Inventors: Watanabe; Daisuke (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Oshima; Shinji (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Coquet; Rudy (Granieu, FR), Kitagawa; Susumu (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Porous coordination polymer, process for producing same, gas storage method, and gas separation method
Patent Number: 8,915,989

Inventors: Watanabe; Kazuhito (Kanagawa, JP), Narumi; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Tamaki; Shinji (Tokyo, JP), Hatori; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Katoh; Tsutomu (Kanagawa, JP), Mizuishi; Haruji (Tokyo, JP), Tanigawa; Tetsuroh (Kanagawa, JP), Tanzawa; Misao (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, process cartridge, developing unit, and image forming method
Patent Number: 7,158,730

Inventors: Watanabe; Shunji (Chiba, JP), Onodera; Hideharu (Chiba, JP), Sato; Ryo (Chiba, JP)
Title: Electrochemical element
Patent Number: 8,916,289

Inventors: Watanabe; Takeshi (Fukuoka, JP), Nakashima; Manabu (Fukuoka, JP), Sonoda; Kenzo (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Method for immunologically measuring RCAS1 and kit for measuring the same
Patent Number: 7,157,286

Inventors: Waterland, III; Alfred Fitzgerald (Chesterfield, VA), Warthan; Douglas Thomas (Chester, VA), Blue; Brian Alton (Carson, VA)
Title: Dust tight and water tight seal for conduit/junction box connection
Patent Number: 8,916,777

Inventors: Watson; David W. (Rancho Murieta, CA), Meinerth; Kim A. (Granite Bay, CA), Ghosh; Indraneel (Sunnyvale, CA), Piazza; Thomas A. (Granite Bay, CA), Cook; Val G. (Shingle Springs, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for pixel filtering using shared filter resource between overlay and texture mapping engines
Patent Number: 7,158,147

Inventors: Watters; Jeffrey Duncan (Park Orchards, Victoria, AU)
Title: Vehicle conversion assembly and method of converting a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,854,437

Inventors: Watzele; Manfred (Wellheim, DE), Buchberger; Bernd (Peissenberg, DE), Schels; Hans (Munich, DE), Menzler; Horst (Seeshaupt, DE), Fischer; Ulrike (Penzberg, DE)
Title: Multichamber microdialysis device
Patent Number: 7,156,996

Inventors: Webb; James L. (Tampa, FL)
Title: Quilt template
Patent Number: 7,854,073

Inventors: Weber; Bret S. (Wichita, KS), Henry; Russell J. (Wichita, KS), Gates; Dennis E. (Wichita, KS), Holt; Keith W. (Wichita, KS)
Title: Infiniband isolation bridge merged with architecture of an infiniband translation bridge
Patent Number: 7,155,537

Inventors: Weber; Jan (Maastricht, NL)
Title: Self-expandable stent with a constrictive coating and method of use
Patent Number: 8,915,951

Inventors: Weber; Markus (Ortenburg, DE)
Title: Displacement sensor with inner and outer winding sections
Patent Number: 7,157,902

Inventors: Weber; Rainer (Odenthal, DE), Block; Hans-Dieter (Leverkusen, DE), Batz; Michael (Leichlingen, DE), Halstenberg; Jost (Koln, DE), Lumm; Michael (Koln, DE), Roth; Roland-Luiz (de Buenos Aires, AR), Van Der Merre; Dawie (Newcastle, ZA)
Title: Process for the utilization of vanadium from chromium ore as vanadium (V) oxide
Patent Number: 7,157,063

Inventors: Wedding; Carol Ann (Toledo, OH)
Title: Tubular PDP
Patent Number: 7,157,854

Inventors: Weffer; Sergio W. (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Surround sound headphone system
Patent Number: 7,155,025

Inventors: Wei; Chinyuan (Miaoli, TW), Jiang; Shiueshr (Changhua, TW)
Title: Bidirectional level shifter
Patent Number: 8,917,112

Inventors: Weinblatt; Lee S. (Teaneck, NJ), Langer; Thomas (Teaneck, NJ)
Title: Audience detection
Patent Number: 7,155,159

Inventors: Weiner; Moshe (Yehud, IL)
Title: Method and end-user device for messaging
Patent Number: 8,917,849

Inventors: Weinert; Hilmar (Kaufbeuren, DE)
Title: Method for the production of plane-parallel platelets by using organic separating agents
Patent Number: 7,157,116

Inventors: Wekell; William Oren (Maple Valley, WA)
Title: Patient monitoring device
Patent Number: 8,915,869

Inventors: Weng; Ming Sheng (Miaoli County, TW), Hsiao; Lung Ta (Hsinchu County, TW), Tseng; Che Lu (Hsinchu County, TW), Li; Hung Yuan (Taipei, TW)
Title: Flexible graphite sheet and method for fabricating the same and composite structure for the same
Patent Number: 8,916,239

Inventors: Wengerter; Christian (Kleinheubach, DE), Golitschek Edler Von Elbwart; Alexander (Darmstadt, DE), Seidel; Eiko (Darmstadt, DE)
Title: Constellation rearrangement for ARQ transmit diversity schemes
Patent Number: 7,154,961

Inventors: West; Blake (Austin, TX), Sall; Michael (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Music notation system
Patent Number: 8,916,760

Inventors: Westlund; Randy (Minneapolis, MN), Krishnan; Mohan (Shoreview, MN), Scheiner; Avram (Vadnais Heights, MN)
Title: Medical electrical lead employing load bearing sleeve
Patent Number: 7,155,293

Inventors: Weston; Nicholas John (Peebles, GB), McFarland; Geoffrey (Wotten-under-Edge, GB)
Title: Contact sensing probe
Patent Number: 7,856,731

Inventors: Whitehurst; Todd K (Santa Clarita, CA), McClure; Kelly H. (Simi Valley, CA), Thacker; James R (Eureka, MO), McGivern; James P (Stevenson Ranch, CA)
Title: Treatment of hypertension
Patent Number: 7,155,284

Inventors: Wiesman; Richard M. (Wayland, MA), Mason; Timothy J. (Uxbridge, MA), Bastarache; Gary R. (Athol, MA)
Title: Non-invasive powerline communications system
Patent Number: 7,158,012

Inventors: Wiggs; B. Ryland (Franklin, TN)
Title: Direct exchange geothermal heating/cooling system sub-surface tubing installation with supplemental sub-surface tubing configuration
Patent Number: 7,856,839

Inventors: Wilks; Barry G. (Markham, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for supporting multiple displays
Patent Number: 7,158,094

Inventors: Will; Nadja (Neustadt, DE), Will; Holger (Neustadt, DE), Schuchmann; Joachim (Effelder, DE), Tischer; Swen (Neustadt, DE)
Title: Solid core optic fiber and method for the production thereof
Patent Number: 7,158,707

Inventors: Willenborg; Scott M. (Stewartville, MN), Fuhs; Ronald E. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Speculative credit data flow control
Patent Number: 7,855,954

Inventors: Williams; Jerry (Palmdale, CA)
Title: Cartridge magazine loader
Patent Number: 8,915,007

Inventors: Williams; Kalvin (Thatcham, GB)
Title: Frequency controller
Patent Number: 7,154,976

Inventors: Williamson, IV; Warren P. (Loveland, OH), Whitlach; Stephen (Cincinnati, OH), DiNovo; Dominic (Columbus, OH), Allen; Douglas (Lyons, CO), Ward; Thomas (Columbus, OH)
Title: Apparatus and method for harvesting and handling tissue samples for biopsy analysis
Patent Number: 7,156,814

Inventors: Wilson; Richard Bailey (Plano, TX), Saleh; Alfred M. (Richardson, TX)
Title: Technique for routing and controlling emergency calls
Patent Number: 7,154,995

Inventors: Wimberger-Friedl; Reinhold (Veldhoven, NL), Witz; Christiane (Lommel, BE), Janssen; Esther A. W. (Eindhoven, NL), Van Iersel; Bernardus Jacobus Johannes (Eindhoven, NL), Van Nunen; Bart (Eindhoven, NL), Olde Riekerink; Marinus Bernardus (Bemmel, NL)
Title: Fluid container composed of two plates
Patent Number: 8,916,111

Inventors: Winkler; Wolfgang Arno (St. Georgen, DE), Rapp; Nils (St. Georgen, DE)
Title: Mini fan
Patent Number: 8,915,721

Inventors: Winton; Raymond S. (Starkville, MS)
Title: MOS charge pump
Patent Number: 7,157,961

Inventors: Witt; Michael R. (Palmyra, VA), Muzyka; Wladyk (Keswick, VA)
Title: Device, system, and method for restraining planar objects
Patent Number: 7,156,594

Inventors: Woie; Rune (Hafrsfjord, NO), Hegre; Thor Martin (Hafrsfjord, NO)
Title: Method and an apparatus for separation and injection of water from a water- and hydrocarbon-containing outflow down in a production well
Patent Number: 7,854,261

Inventors: Wolf; Guy (Petach Tikva, IL), Petrov; Dimitry (Beit-Shemesh, IL)
Title: Method of correcting physical impairments of a programmable filter
Patent Number: 7,155,469

Inventors: Wong; Jacob Y (Goleta, CA)
Title: Methane and water vapor gas sensors integrated into a personal miner's alarm
Patent Number: 8,917,183

Inventors: Wood; Kenneth Steven (Elmira, NY)
Title: Male coaxial connectors having ground plane extensions
Patent Number: 8,915,751

Inventors: Wood; Mervin (Poughquag, NY), Ravichandran; Ramanathan (Nanuet, NY), Horsey; Douglas Wayne (Briarcliff Manor, NY), Gupta; Anunay (Boontoon, NJ), DeHessa; Deborah (Poughkeepsie, NY), Hall; Luther A. R. (Woodcliff Lake, NJ), Smith; Andrea (Wingdale, NY), Andrews; Stephen Mark (New Fairfield, CT)
Title: Bloom-resistant benzotriazole UV absorbers and compositions stabilized therewith
Patent Number: 7,157,586

Inventors: Wouters; Marc-Henri J. M. A. (Brussels, BE), Spaey; Frederic A. J. (Linkebeek, BE), Meinrath; Ernst W. (Brussels, BE), West; Stuart J. (Walnut Creek, CA)
Title: Method of personalizing and identifying communications
Patent Number: 7,158,929

Inventors: Wroblewski; Lucien J. (Downers Grove, IL)
Title: Electrical conduit connector locknut wrench
Patent Number: 7,156,000

Inventors: Wu; Ephrem C. (San Mateo, CA), Hong; Robert (San Jose, CA)
Title: Non-blocking grooming switch
Patent Number: 7,154,887

Inventors: Wu; Jin (Webster, NY), Yanus; John F. (Webster, NY), Dinh; Kenny-Tuan (Webster, NY), Evans; Kent J (Lima, NY)
Title: Photoconductors containing ketal overcoats
Patent Number: 7,855,039

Inventors: Wu; Yusheng (New York, NY), Niu; Chengshan (Zhengzhou, CN), Zou; Dapeng (Zhengzhou, CN), Li; Jingya (Zhengzhou, CN), Guo; Ruiyun (Zhengzhou, CN)
Title: Bis-quinazoline derivatives as inhibitors for epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) tyrosine kinase
Patent Number: 8,916,572

Inventors: Wu; Zhongwen (Guangzhou, CN), Ma; Rongtang (Guangzhou, CN), Zeng; Xiangbin (Guangzhou, CN)
Title: Method for preparing terpolymer of poly (diphenyl ether sulfone) and poly (diphenyl sulfone)
Patent Number: 8,916,674

Inventors: Xie; Qingpeng (Shenzhen, CN), Yang; Fuzheng (Shenzhen, CN), Wan; Shuai (Shenzhen, CN), Lin; Sixin (Shenzhen, CN), Xiong; Lianhuan (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Method, system and apparatus for evaluating video quality
Patent Number: 8,917,777

Inventors: Xu; Luzhou (Shanghai, CN), Dai; Yanzhong (Shanghai, CN), Liu; Jian (Shanghai, CN), Wu; Ronghui (Shanghai, CN), Shi; Min (Shanghai, CN), Yuan; Yun (Shanghai, CN), Li; Yan (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Multi-antenna solution for mobile handset
Patent Number: 7,855,992

Inventors: Xue; Song S. (Edina, MN), Anderson; Paul E. (Eden Prairie, MN), Kautzky; Michael C. (Eagan, MN), Tang; Xuefei (Eden Prairie, MN), Ryan; Patrick J. (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Magnetoresistive sensor having specular sidewall layers
Patent Number: 7,158,353

Inventors: Yabe; Toshiharu (Tokyo, JP), Narahara; Tatsuya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Program information processing apparatus and program information processing method
Patent Number: 8,918,814

Inventors: Yacoubian; Vahe S. (Glendale, CA)
Title: Heart wire
Patent Number: 8,918,193

Inventors: Yadav; Harishankar Singh (Bangalore, IN), Bhavarlal; Praveen Kumar (Bangalore, IN), Raziya; Begum (Bangalore, IN), Setty; Subramanya Rattihalli Lakshmana (Bangalore, IN), Kulkarni; Pankaj Venkatrao (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Technique for providing multiple undo and redo operations for flight management systems
Patent Number: 8,918,233

Inventors: Yajima; Naoto (Tokyo, JP), Kuwajima; Takayoshi (Tokyo, JP), Seki; Akihiko (Tokyo, JP), Yamada; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Kitamura; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Magnetic recording medium
Patent Number: 7,157,163

Inventors: Yamada; Masatomo (Saitama, JP)
Title: Support stand, scanner device, and image recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,855,813

Inventors: Yamada; Takuro (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Slide/flip-up type seat for automobile
Patent Number: 7,854,461

Inventors: Yamagami; Hajime (Yokohama, JP), Terada; Kouichi (Yokohama, JP), Hayashi; Yoshihiro (Narashino, JP), Tsunehiro; Takashi (Ebina, JP), Katayama; Kunihiro (Yokohama, JP), Kaki; Kenichi (Yokohama, JP), Furuno; Takeshi (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Storage device employing a flash memory
Patent Number: 7,154,805

Inventors: Yamagata; Shigeru (Narashino, JP), Usui; Tomomi (New Delhi, IN)
Title: Silica container and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 8,915,096

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Tetsuya (Tokyo, JP), Goto; Hiroshige (Yokohama, JP), Yamashita; Hirofumi (Kawasaki, JP), Inoue; Ikuko (Yokohama, JP), Tanaka; Nagataka (Yokohama, JP), Ihara; Hisanori (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,855,406

Inventors: Yamakawa; Hidemasa (Matsumoto, JP), Karasawa; Joji (Okaya, JP), Sakaguchi; Masafumi (Suwa, JP), Yoshida; Kanji (Hotaka-machi, JP)
Title: Projector
Patent Number: 7,156,523

Inventors: Yamakawa; Hironobu (Tokyo, JP), Aruga; Yoichi (Mito, JP), Okusa; Takenori (Mito, JP), Takahashi; Kenichi (Naka, JP), Hornauer; Hans (Peissenberg, DE), Mueller; Hans-Juergen (Bemried, DE)
Title: Chemical analyzer
Patent Number: 8,916,113

Inventors: Yamakawa; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image inspection apparatus, image forming apparatus, image inspection method, and image inspection program
Patent Number: 8,917,903

Inventors: Yamamoto; Hiroaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Endoscope diagnostic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,915,844

Inventors: Yamamoto; Yuji (Saitama-ken, JP), Kubuki; Toshiaki (Saitama-ken, JP)
Title: Multipath distortion eliminating filter
Patent Number: 7,155,245

Inventors: Yamamura; Akihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Lens array, LED print head, exposure device, image forming apparatus, and reading apparatus
Patent Number: 7,855,836

Inventors: Yamanaka; Kazusuke (Kanagawa, JP), Yamamoto; Tomoo (Hchiohji, JP), Hosoe; Yuzuru (Hino, JP), Inaba; Nobuyuki (Hasuda, JP), Uesaka; Yasutaro (Kokubunji, JP), Futamoto; Masaaki (Kanagawa, JP), Matsuda; Yoshibumi (Odawara, JP), Furusawa; Kenji (Yokohama, JP), Narishige; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Magnetic recording medium and magnetic recording and reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,157,162

Inventors: Yamanaka; Masahiro (Izumisano, JP), Watarai; Etsuyoshi (Izumi, JP)
Title: Bicycle crank axle with a radial projection
Patent Number: 7,856,903

Inventors: Yamanaka; Tomoaki (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Position sensing device
Patent Number: 7,856,126

Inventors: Yamanobe; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,854,487

Inventors: Yamasaki; Haruhisa (Ora-gun, JP), Yamanaka; Masaji (Tatebayashi, JP), Fujiwara; Kazuaki (Ota, JP), Yumoto; Tsunehisa (Ashikaga, JP), Ishigaki; Shigeya (Ora-gun, JP), Matsumoto; Kenzo (Ora-gun, JP)
Title: Refrigerant cycle apparatus
Patent Number: 7,155,925

Inventors: Yamasaki; Tomohiro (Kanagawa, JP), Tsutsui; Hideki (Kanagawa, JP), Urata; Koji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Device, method, and computer program product for structuring digital-content program
Patent Number: 7,856,460

Inventors: Yamashita; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP), Shinsha; Takao (Yokohama, JP), Fujikake; Hideaki (Fukuoka, JP), Kowatari; Toshiaki (Oume, JP), Hirao; Tomoya (Machida, JP), Ohkuma; Atsushi (Kashiwa, JP), Nishi; Hiroaki (Yokohama, JP), Muraoka; Michiaki (Machida, JP)
Title: Method for co-verifying hardware and software for a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,155,690

Inventors: Yamazaki; Daisuke (Kawsaski, JP), Gotoh; Kunihiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Demodulation circuit
Patent Number: 7,855,596

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Setagaya, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of fabricating same
Patent Number: 7,157,753

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Setagaya, JP), Koyama; Jun (Atsugi, JP), Hayashi; Keisuke (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Portable information processing system
Patent Number: 7,158,098

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Device including resin film
Patent Number: 7,855,381

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Koyama; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Light emitting device and electronic apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,158,157

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Koyama; Jun (Kanagawa, JP), Kato; Kiyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Non-volatile memory and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,855,919

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Shoji; Hironobu (Tokyo, JP), Kawamata; Ikuko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing display device
Patent Number: 8,916,230

Inventors: Yamazaki; Yoshirou (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Dot measurement method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,854,488

Inventors: Yamazoe; Manabu (Tokyo, JP), Akiyama; Yuji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,158,671

Inventors: Yan; Ran (Dresden, DE), Hoentschel; Jan (Dresden, DE), Ong; Shiang Yang (Singapore, SG)
Title: Methods for fabricating integrated circuits with the implantation of nitrogen
Patent Number: 8,916,430

Inventors: Yanagawa; Yoshiki (Numazu, JP), Kimura; Michio (Numazu, JP), Tamoto; Nozomu (Numazu, JP), Tada; Hiromi (Numazu, JP), Toshine; Tetsuya (Numazu, JP), Shimada; Tomoyuki (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Tanaka; Chiaki (Izunokuni, JP)
Title: Method for preparing photoreceptor, photoreceptor prepared by the method, and image forming method and apparatus and process cartridge using the photoreceptor
Patent Number: 7,855,040

Inventors: Yanagisawa; Toshifumi (Tokyo, JP), Nakajima; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP), Kimura; Takeo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Moving object detection method
Patent Number: 7,155,031

Inventors: Yanase; Naoko (Tokyo, JP), Masuko; Shingo (Kanagawa, JP), Yasumoto; Takaaki (Kanagawa, JP), Ohara; Ryoichi (Tokyo, JP), Kakiuchi; Yorito (Kanagawa, JP), Noda; Takao (Kanagawa, JP), Sano; Kenya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,916,881

Inventors: Yang; Chao-Chi (Hsin-Chu, TW), Tang; Chung-An (Hsin-Chu Hsien, TW)
Title: Analog-to-digital converter capable of performing self-test
Patent Number: 7,158,070

Inventors: Yang; Chiao-Chih (Hsin-Chu, TW), Cheng; Chao-Chun (Hsin-Chu, TW), Lee; Hsin-Hung (Hsin-Chu, TW), Wu; Wei-Ching (Hsin-Chu, TW), Chen; Yen-Hao (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Light source module
Patent Number: 8,915,637

Inventors: Yang; Ji-Yi (Taoyuan, TW), Chen; Chien-Hao (Ylian County, TW), Lee; Tze-Liang (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Shih-Chang (Hsinchu, TW), Lin; Huan-Just (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method of forming SOI-like structure in a bulk semiconductor substrate using self-organized atomic migration
Patent Number: 7,157,350

Inventors: Yang; Nam-Choul (Suwon-si, KR), Hur; Sang-Yeol (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Jong-Ki (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Photoelectric conversion device
Patent Number: 8,916,770

Inventors: Yang; Pei-Lin (Hsinchu, TW), Hung; Chia-Chun (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Chun-Hao (Hsinchu, TW), Lee; Ting-Chun (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Quadri-filar helix antenna structure
Patent Number: 7,158,093

Inventors: Yang; Yen-Wen (Tainan, TW), Cheng; Shin-Shiuan (Tainan, TW)
Title: Impulsive noise suppression scheme in orthogonal frequency division multiplexing
Patent Number: 7,856,005

Inventors: Yasui; Kojiro (Suntoh-gun, JP), Isobe; Hironobu (Numazu, JP), Sato; Hiroshi (Suntoh-gun, JP), Shinohara; Seiichi (Mishima, JP), Yoshino; Yasufumi (Numazu, JP), Kawasaki; Syuhei (Susono, JP)
Title: Process cartridge, developing cartridge and developing roller
Patent Number: 7,155,137

Inventors: Yasukawa; Masahiro (Suwa, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal panel substrate, liquid crystal panel, and electronic device and projection display device using the same
Patent Number: 7,158,205

Inventors: Yau; Cedric Tan (Champaign, IL), Voloshin; Mikhail (Champaign, IL)
Title: Method, system and article of manufacture for data distribution over a network
Patent Number: 7,155,487

Inventors: Yau; Hong-Tzong (Chiayi County, TW), Kuo; Chuan-Chu (Chiayi County, TW), Chen; Jiun-Ren (Yunlin County, TW), Hsiao; Fu-Chieh (Chiayi, TW)
Title: Method of generating a digital supplementary device for dental implant planning
Patent Number: 7,854,611

Inventors: Yaver; Debbie (Davis, CA), Otani; Suzanne (Elk Grove, CA), Lin; Janine (Davis, CA), Amolo; Christopher (West Sacramento, CA), Borch; Kim (Davis, CA), Patkar; Shamkant Anant (Lyngby, DK), Lamsa; Michael (Davis, CA), Cherry; Barbara (Davis, CA)
Title: Polypeptides having lipase activity and polynucleotides encoding same
Patent Number: 7,855,172

Inventors: Yazawa; Yoshiaki (Nishitokyo, JP), Kamahori; Masao (Kokubunji, JP), Kambara; Hideki (Hachiouji, JP), Usami; Mitsuo (Tachikawa, JP), Takei; Ken (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: System and method for detecting biological and chemical material
Patent Number: 7,157,050

Inventors: Yeckley; Russell L. (Latrobe, PA)
Title: Alpha-beta SiAlON ballistic ceramic armor
Patent Number: 7,855,159

Inventors: Yedgar; Saul (Jerusalem, IL), Krimsky; Miron (Jerusalem, IL), Ingber; Arie (Petach-Tikua, IL)
Title: Use of lipid conjugates in the treatment of disease
Patent Number: 8,916,539

Inventors: Yeh; Hsin-Cheng (Yung Kang, TW)
Title: Quick-release connector structure for an air tank
Patent Number: 7,156,135

Inventors: Yenofsky; Richard L. (Arcadia, CA), Fine; Miriam (Arcadia, CA), Rangan; Thirumale S. (Lubbock, TX), Anderson; David M. (Placentia, CA)
Title: Methods for producing pesticidal cotton plants expressing lectins
Patent Number: 7,157,617

Inventors: Yokose; Taro (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Image processing device
Patent Number: 7,158,683

Inventors: Yokoyama; Keitaro (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Viewing optical system and imaging apparatus incorporating the same
Patent Number: 7,855,837

Inventors: Yokoyama; Yoshiaki (Kounosu, JP), Kodama; Tooru (Toyota, JP), Mishima; Yasuo (Toyota, JP), Takamiya; Katuo (Toyota, JP)
Title: Method for producing soil, soil-processing unit, method for processing and unit for processing
Patent Number: 7,156,027

Inventors: Yonak; Serdar H. (Ann Arbor, MI), Margomenos; Alexandros (Ann Arbor, MI), Shiozaki; Koji (Ann Arbor, MI), Schmalenberg; Paul D. (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Automotive radar using a metamaterial lens
Patent Number: 7,855,691

Inventors: Yoneda; Takashi (Mishima-gun, JP)
Title: Semiconductor equipment
Patent Number: 7,159,200

Inventors: Yoneda; Yoshihiro (Hakusan, JP), Asada; Takahiro (Kanazawa, JP)
Title: Functional device-mounted module and a process for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,855,440

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Title: Transflective liquid crystal display
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Inventors: Yoon; Joon Ho (Seoul, KR), Lee; Seon Goo (Kyungki-do, KR), Ahn; Doo Hoon (Kyungki-do, KR)
Title: Method for producing molding compound resin tablet for wavelength conversion, and method for manufacturing white light emitting diode by using the production method
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Inventors: York; Rick (Mandeville, LA)
Title: Horse walker/animal conditioning system
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Inventors: Yoshida; Keisuke (Kashiwa, JP)
Title: Image heating apparatus
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Inventors: Yoshida; Norihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Line monitoring apparatus and line monitoring method
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Inventors: Yoshimine; Takao (Kanagawa, JP), Ihara; Keigo (Chiba, JP), Nishimura; Takanori (Kanagawa, JP), Fukuda; Junko (Kanagawa, JP), Sueyoshi; Takahiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Server reservation method, reservation control apparatus and program storage medium
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Inventors: Yoshimura; Akira (Suntou-gun, JP), Takamura; Daisuke (Fujinomiya, JP)
Title: Electrophotographic image forming apparatus
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Inventors: Yoshinari; Kiyomi (Hitachi, JP), Kobayashi; Kinya (Hitachi, JP), Chahn; Lee (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Mass spectrometric data analyzing method, mass spectrometric data analyzing apparatus, mass spectrometric data analyzing program, and solution offering system
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Inventors: Young; Gerald A. (York, PA)
Title: Cool cap for outdoor heat exchangers
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Title: Fast common overhead services acquisition for MediaFLO
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Title: System for email processing and analysis
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Title: Cut mask aware contact enclosure rule for grating and cut patterning solution
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Inventors: Yuan; Sheng-Tsung (Taipei, TW), Yu; Sheng-Nan (Taipei, TW)
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Inventors: Yuksel; Galip (71254 Ditzingen, DE)
Title: Rotary combustion engine
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Title: Interlock apparatus and method for supplying gas to a semiconductor manufacturing device
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Title: Drug preparation instruction system
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Title: Air-coupled acoustic thermography for in-situ evaluation
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Title: Valve unit for filling machines
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Inventors: Zappa; Roberto (Bergamo, IT)
Title: Panel for lift doors
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Title: Dynamic preamble detection
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Title: Three-dimensional writable printed memory
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Title: Indazolyl-substituted pyrroline compounds as kinase inhibitors
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Inventors: Zhang; Hongyong (Kanagawa, JP), Sakakura; Masayuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display apparatus containing image sensor and process for producing the same
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Inventors: Zhang; Jinfang (Shanghai, CN), Shen; Haihua (Shanghai, CN), Huang; Gang (Shanghai, CN), Liang; Wenliang (Shanghai, CN), Li; Bojie (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Method and apparatus for obtaining feedback delay
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Inventors: Zhang; Manhua (Beijing, CN), Xu; Shangjie (Beijing, CN), Wu; Tao (Beijing, CN), Chen; Shen (Beijing, CN), Shen; Tao (Beijing, CN)
Title: Aliphatic amino-substituted demethoxylated hypocrellins and their synthesis
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Title: Systems for spectral multiplexing of source images to provide a composite image, for rendering the composite image, and for spectral demultiplexing the composite image, which achieve increased dynamic range in a recovered source image
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Title: Portable high-resolution non-contact modular sensor for surface strain measurement
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Inventors: Zheng; Yan-Xiu (Hsinchu, TW)
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Inventors: Zheng; Yufeng (Clinton, MS)
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Inventors: Zhou; Bo (Columbia, MO)
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Title: Phosphazene blocked imidazole as latent catalyst for epoxy resins
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Inventors: Zhu; Qingsheng (Little Canada, MN)
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Inventors: Zievers; Peter J. (Naperville, IL)
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Inventors: Zumkeller; Markus (Schwaikheim, DE), Merkle; Carsten (Welzheim, DE)
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Owner: NAUTIC GLOBAL GROUP, INC.
Serial Number: 78866837

Owner: Neal, H. Roger
Serial Number: 76679741

Owner: NELLY, INC.
Serial Number: 78215095

Owner: NEW BELGIUM BREWING COMPANY, INC.
Serial Number: 78851840

Owner: Newfrey LLC
Serial Number: 78882714

Owner: News America Marketing Properties L.L.C.
Serial Number: 77123486

Owner: News America Marketing Properties L.L.C.
Serial Number: 77123533

Owner: News America Marketing Properties L.L.C.
Serial Number: 77123543

Owner: Nitterhouse Masonry Products, LLC
Serial Number: 78767242

Owner: Northpoint Trading, Inc.
Serial Number: 77084650

Owner: Numismatic Guaranty Corporation of America
Serial Number: 77067484

Owner: Oertel, Mary Ellen
Serial Number: 78650428

Owner: Olmstead Health Care Services, LLC
Serial Number: 77155927

Owner: ONCARD MARKETING, INC.
Serial Number: 77141615

Owner: ONENATION INSURANCE COMPANY
Serial Number: 78156793

Owner: OnePIN, Inc.
Serial Number: 77144346

Owner: Onink, Troy
Serial Number: 77262412

Owner: Onondaga County Resource Recovery Agency
Serial Number: 75294442

Owner: Orange Lake Country Club, Inc.
Serial Number: 76658066

Owner: PACSMATE TECHNOLOGY INC.
Serial Number: 78748282

Owner: PALLINI SPA
Serial Number: 78683412

Owner: Paradise Farm Organics, Inc.
Serial Number: 77256588

Owner: Patriot Outdoors
Serial Number: 78966003

Owner: Pave Tech, Inc.
Serial Number: 77062870

Owner: Philip Morris USA Inc.
Serial Number: 77259403

Owner: PHSI INC.
Serial Number: 77154093

Owner: PIEDUCKS COMPANY, LLC
Serial Number: 77001539

Owner: PIONEER PET PRODUCTS, LLC
Serial Number: 78979886

Owner: PLANAR SYSTEMS, INC.
Serial Number: 77264302

Owner: PLASTEK CARDS SOLUTIONS, INC.
Serial Number: 77277074

Owner: PNC Financial Services Group, Inc., The
Serial Number: 77088831

Owner: POLYONE CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78697168

Owner: PRECISION DERMATOLOGY, INC.
Serial Number: 78814375

Owner: PRODUCTOS ALIMENTICIOS DIANA, S.A. de C.V.
Serial Number: 77257633

Owner: ProOrbis, LLC
Serial Number: 78859564

Owner: ProOrbis, LLC
Serial Number: 78859575

Owner: Putney, Inc.
Serial Number: 76683550

Owner: QUANTUM FOODS, LLC
Serial Number: 78912027

Owner: READY FINANCIAL GROUP
Serial Number: 77022773

Owner: READY FINANCIAL GROUP
Serial Number: 77022789

Owner: RedWhale Software Corporation
Serial Number: 78045023

Owner: REN ACQUISITION, INC.
Serial Number: 77104173

Owner: Rian Handbags, LLC
Serial Number: 77121539

Owner: Rice Field Corporation
Serial Number: 78721749

Owner: RiteOn LLC
Serial Number: 77116009

Owner: Rivera, Roberto
Serial Number: 78588393

Owner: ROBINSON, CHARLES
Serial Number: 75087442

Owner: ROBINSON, RHASAIAH J.
Serial Number: 76669590

Owner: Rockland Technimed Ltd
Serial Number: 78621386

Owner: Rockmore Capital, LLC
Serial Number: 78900918

Owner: Roland Corporation
Serial Number: 76665131

Owner: Rolex Watch U.S.A., Inc.
Serial Number: 77148539

Owner: Round 2, LLC
Serial Number: 78897783

Owner: ROYAL BANK OF CANADA
Serial Number: 77054534

Owner: RUDOLPH TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Serial Number: 77103144

Owner: RV SKINCARE BRANDS LLC
Serial Number: 77095881

Owner: Ryder System, Inc.
Serial Number: 75093669

Owner: SafeNet, Inc.
Serial Number: 76283937

Owner: SAGE HOSPITALITY RESOURCES LLC
Serial Number: 76978784

Owner: SAGE HOSPITALITY RESOURCES LLC
Serial Number: 76978785

Owner: Sales Focus, Inc.
Serial Number: 78890240

Owner: Salt Lake Convention and Visitors Bureau
Serial Number: 78910160

Owner: SAMSONITE IP HOLDINGS S.A.R.L.
Serial Number: 77010411

Owner: SAPORI E GUSTO ITALIANI S.R.L.
Serial Number: 76547598

Owner: SAVIND, INC.
Serial Number: 77112931

Owner: Scenera Research, LLC
Serial Number: 78938703

Owner: SCENERA TECHNOLOGIES, LLC
Serial Number: 78869997

Owner: SCIENTIFIC GAMES HOLDINGS LIMITED
Serial Number: 78375211

Owner: SCULPTZ, INC.
Serial Number: 76631777

Owner: Shaan Group Management Inc
Serial Number: 78926150

Owner: SHERWOOD VALVE LLC
Serial Number: 75184998

Owner: Siddiqi, Uzma Saleem
Serial Number: 78870362

Owner: Sierra Molecular Corporation
Serial Number: 77111784

Owner: Silly Phillie Creations, Inc.
Serial Number: 77274637

Owner: SJM Group of New York, Inc.
Serial Number: 77036190

Owner: Smith, Jeffrey T.
Serial Number: 78796655

Owner: SODEXO OPERATIONS, LLC
Serial Number: 77076528

Owner: Solatube International, Inc.
Serial Number: 78456983

Owner: Solenacor Global LLC
Serial Number: 77085496

Owner: SONY CORPORATION
Serial Number: 77022407

Owner: SPACESAVER SYSTEMS, INCORPORATED
Serial Number: 78871158

Owner: SPI Brands LLC
Serial Number: 78973722

Owner: STANDARD & POOR'S FINANCIAL SERVICES LLC
Serial Number: 77276652

Owner: STEWART CANDY COMPANY
Serial Number: 76589341

Owner: Stichting Global Reporting Initiative
Serial Number: 77114316

Owner: STICK-E PRODUCTS, LLC
Serial Number: 77165769

Owner: SUN COATINGS INC.
Serial Number: 77070918

Owner: SUN COATINGS INC.
Serial Number: 77070920

Owner: SYSCO CORPORATION
Serial Number: 77026997

Owner: T & D Corporation
Serial Number: 78854082

Owner: TACO BELL IP HOLDER, LLC
Serial Number: 75198110

Owner: Talent Plus, Inc.
Serial Number: 77001958

Owner: Tanzanite Foundation Limited
Serial Number: 78693783

Owner: Teen Trim, Inc.
Serial Number: 78454958

Owner: Televisa, S.A. de C.V.
Serial Number: 78941764

Owner: Terry Ludwig
Serial Number: 77331221

Owner: TESHKEEL MEDIA GROUP, INC.
Serial Number: 78842434

Owner: TEZZARON SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78410703

Owner: THE BEAUER FAMILY TRUST
Serial Number: 77029062

Owner: THE BLOOD SPEAKS MINISTRY
Serial Number: 75089805

Owner: THE KYJEN COMPANY, LLC
Serial Number: 78666481

Owner: THE SAUL ZAENTZ COMPANY
Serial Number: 77065820

Owner: The Visiting Nurse Association of Texas
Serial Number: 77144245

Owner: THOMAS & BETTS INTERNATIONAL LLC
Serial Number: 78875714

Owner: Thomas Publishing Company
Serial Number: 77117750

Owner: Thomas R. Simoneau
Serial Number: 77139726

Owner: THOMSON REUTERS CANADA LIMITED
Serial Number: 78895842

Owner: TODAI SSB INC.
Serial Number: 78901114

Owner: Topco Associates, LLC
Serial Number: 78343614

Owner: TrafficCentral LLC
Serial Number: 78921704

Owner: Travel Tags, Inc.
Serial Number: 78939088

Owner: Triad Resources, Inc.
Serial Number: 78956266

Owner: TRIDEC ACQUISITION CO., INC.
Serial Number: 77080816

Owner: TRINOVA MEDICAL WASTE SOLUTIONS, INC.
Serial Number: 78915481

Owner: TrueToniqs, LLC
Serial Number: 77141625

Owner: Trulite, Inc.
Serial Number: 77100853

Owner: Truststar Insurance Company
Serial Number: 77088416

Owner: Tye, Christopher Lee
Serial Number: 78821479

Owner: U-Best Multimedia Technology Co., Ltd.
Serial Number: 78667605

Owner: ULMA C Y E, S. COOP
Serial Number: 78933088

Owner: United Metro Media, LLC
Serial Number: 77265702

Owner: UNITY GLORY INTERNATIONAL LIMITED
Serial Number: 78709531

Owner: UNIUM LLC
Serial Number: 78607758

Owner: Van Dorn Demag Corporation
Serial Number: 78906912

Owner: Vault Sportswear
Serial Number: 77045441

Owner: Vertebration, Inc.
Serial Number: 78574895

Owner: VIATEK CONSUMER PRODUCTS GROUP, INC.
Serial Number: 78842223

Owner: Virtual E, Inc.
Serial Number: 78911899

Owner: Vision Associates, LLC
Serial Number: 77092986

Owner: VISTAGE WORLDWIDE, INC.
Serial Number: 78742606

Owner: W-D APPAREL COMPANY, LLC
Serial Number: 76644741

Owner: Wabash Valley Farms, Inc.
Serial Number: 77043487

Owner: Wald LLC
Serial Number: 76670398

Owner: Waldmann Lighting Company
Serial Number: 78762597

Owner: Walgreen Co.
Serial Number: 76680961

Owner: Waterous Company
Serial Number: 78873154

Owner: Weiner, Robert Fred
Serial Number: 77278407

Owner: WELLES ACQUISITION LLC
Serial Number: 78549086

Owner: Williams, Jr., Samuel Sykes
Serial Number: 77116224

Owner: Wiltsie III, Charles W.
Serial Number: 77009295

Owner: Winfield Home Decor Ltd.
Serial Number: 77163403

Owner: Wire and Cable Specialties, Inc.
Serial Number: 78844453

Owner: WONDERFUL PISTACHIOS & ALMONDS LLC
Serial Number: 78842757

Owner: World Publications, LLC
Serial Number: 77339717

Owner: World Publications, LLC
Serial Number: 77342434

Owner: WORLD TEAMTENNIS, LLC
Serial Number: 77077354

Owner: World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc.
Serial Number: 78852595

Owner: Wrachford, Sheri, L
Serial Number: 77275952

Owner: WSOL, LLC
Serial Number: 76661696