Sunday, April 14 2019


Weekly Report

Expired Patents

Inventors: Aaraj; Najwa (Jdeidet-El-Metn, LB), Christodorescu; Mihai (Briarcliff Manor, NY), Pendarakis; Dimitrios (Westport, CT), Sailer; Reiner (Scarsdale, NY), Schales; Douglas L. (Armonk, NY)
Title: Optimizing performance of integrity monitoring
Patent Number: 8,949,797

Inventors: Abe; Hideki (Isehara, JP), Kameyama; Hiroaki (Kawasaki, JP), Hashima; Masayoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Sato; Yuichi (Yamato, JP)
Title: Pointer information processing device, computer-readable recording medium and conference system
Patent Number: 8,947,494

Inventors: Abe; Kazunori (Saitama, JP), Donomae; Yoshifumi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Electronic endoscope apparatus
Patent Number: 7,880,937

Inventors: Abedifard; Ebrahim (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Methods of forming memory cells and arrays having underlying source-line connections
Patent Number: 7,176,077

Inventors: Abhyankar; Vishwas G. (Pittsford, NY), Wong; Victor C. (Rochester, NY), Breslawski; Robert (Brockport, NY), Jones; Robert S. (Rochester, NY), Narayan; Badhri (Rochester, NY), Reisch; Robert V. (Fairport, NY), Williams; Donald R. (Williamson, NY), Bayley; Robert B. (Hilton, NY), Weil; Richard (Pittsford, NY), Duncan; Robert G. (Pittsford, NY)
Title: Method of decoding data encoded in a monochrome medium
Patent Number: 7,177,476

Inventors: Abuelsaad; Kelly (Poughkeepsie, NY), DeLuca; Lisa Seacat (San Francisco, CA), Jang; Soobaek (Hamden, CT)
Title: Activity-based virtual machine availability in a networked computing environment
Patent Number: 8,949,415

Inventors: Abuelsaad; Tamer E. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Moore, Jr.; John E. (Brownsburg, IN), Singi; Rajeshkumar N. (Marietta, GA), Wentworth; Robert R. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Audio media mood visualization method and system
Patent Number: 8,948,893

Inventors: Acedo; Mario F. (Tucson, AZ), Cervantes; Ezequiel (Tucson, AZ), Jennas, II; Paul A. (Tucson, AZ), Peipelman; Jason L. (Vail, AZ), Ward; Matthew J. (Vail, AZ)
Title: Remote space efficient repository
Patent Number: 7,882,060

Inventors: Achenbach; Martin (Biel, CH)
Title: Spring system for bicycles
Patent Number: 8,944,422

Inventors: Adachi; Masaharu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile memory card and configuration conversion adapter
Patent Number: 7,881,063

Inventors: Adam; Thomas N. (Round Rock, TX), Holt; Judson R. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Reznicek; Alexander (Mount Kisco, NY), Wallner; Thomas A. (Pleasant Valley, NY)
Title: Transistor with buried silicon germanium for improved proximity control and optimized recess shape
Patent Number: 8,946,064

Inventors: Adie; Elaine J. (South Wales, GB), Arini; Nicholas S. (Botley, GB)
Title: Method of, and apparatus and computer software for, imaging biological objects
Patent Number: 7,881,509

Inventors: Afzal; Muhammad A. (Wexford, PA), Nulty; Gregory M. (Reston, VA), Vitanza; Timothy J. (Mars, PA)
Title: Integrated ethernet over coaxial cable, STB, and physical layer test and monitoring
Patent Number: 8,948,018

Inventors: Afzali-Ardakani; Ali (Yorktown Heights, NY), Hamann; Hendrik (Mohegan Lake, NY), Lacey; James A (Mahopac, NY), Medeiros; David R (Ossining, NY), Chaudhari; Praveen (Briarcliff Manor, NY), Von Gutfeld; Robert (New York, NY)
Title: Use of an energy source to convert precursors into patterned semiconductors
Patent Number: 7,176,484

Inventors: Afzali-Ardakani; Ali (Yorktown Heights, NY), Sadana; Devendra (Yorktown Heights, NY), Sekaric; Lidija (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Patterned doping of semiconductor substrates using photosensitive monolayers
Patent Number: 8,946,068

Inventors: Agazzi; Oscar E. (Irvine, CA)
Title: Method, apparatus and system for high-speed transmission on fiber optic channel
Patent Number: 7,881,406

Inventors: Ahlert; Torsten (Furstenwalde, DE), Liebetruth; Marc (Glienicke, DE)
Title: Release for an electrical switching arrangement
Patent Number: 8,947,182

Inventors: Ahn; Hyung Ki (Seoul, KR)
Title: RF chip including shared converter and transceiver including the RF chip
Patent Number: 7,880,656

Inventors: Ahn; Ki-Soon (Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Shadow community producing system matched to a variable area of an internet base and method of the same
Patent Number: 7,882,270

Inventors: Ahn; Sung Joon (Kyunggi-do, KR), Kim; Chang Hyun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for managing bookmark information for content stored in a networked media server
Patent Number: 8,949,314

Inventors: Aiayedh; Hassan Y. (Riyadh, SA), Aldryhim; Yousif N. (Riyadh, SA), Aldraihem; Osama J. (Riyadh, SA)
Title: Method and apparatus for capturing and time-sorting insects
Patent Number: 8,943,742

Inventors: Aizawa; Eiji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Reconfigurable device and control method thereof
Patent Number: 7,882,387

Inventors: Akado; Yukinobu (Kawasaki, JP), Onoda; Hitoshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image processing system, image processing method therefor, and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,947,727

Inventors: Akashi; Kenichi (Kawasaki, JP), Ito; Toshiki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing lens, apparatus for manufacturing lens, and method for manufacturing optical apparatus
Patent Number: 8,945,439

Inventors: Akino; Hiroshi (Machida, JP)
Title: Narrow-angle directional microphone
Patent Number: 8,948,433

Inventors: Akino; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ribbon microphone circuit
Patent Number: 8,948,421

Inventors: Akita; Tokunori (Saitama, JP)
Title: Test module, test apparatus, and test method
Patent Number: 8,949,062

Inventors: Akram; Harith (London, GB), Low; Hu Liang (Romford, GB)
Title: Devices and methods for positioning a stereotactic frame
Patent Number: 8,944,064

Inventors: Alam; Muhammad Ashraful (West Lafayette, IN), Dongaonkar; Sourabh (West Lafayette, IN)
Title: Thin film photovoltaic panels and repair methods
Patent Number: 8,946,846

Inventors: Alber; Mark R. (Milford, CT), Lauder; Timothy Fred (Oxford, CT), Hartman; Jonathan (Cheshire, CT), Holasek; Bryan Clark (North Andover, MA)
Title: Sustained over-the-horizon vertical takeoff and landing sensing system
Patent Number: 8,948,928

Inventors: Albot; Andre Laurent (Austin, TX), Mall; Michael Gerard (Round Rock, TX), Mealey; Bruce G. (Austin, TX)
Title: Framework for conditionally executing code in an application using conditions in the framework and in the application
Patent Number: 8,949,798

Inventors: Algers; Bengt (Kvarndalen, SE)
Title: Centrifugal pump
Patent Number: 7,175,384

Inventors: Alidedeoglu; Husnu Alp (Evansville, IN), Deshpande; Hareesh Shamroa (Bangalore, IN), Duckworth; Belinda (Mount Vernon, IN), Gunale; Tukaram (Bangalore, IN), Jayanna; Darshan (Tumkur, IN), Kannan; Ganesh (Evansville, IN)
Title: Method for the preparation of (polybutylene-co-adipate terephthalate) through the in situ phosphorus containing titanium based catalyst
Patent Number: 8,946,345

Inventors: Alkazemi; Wafa M. A. R. (13113 Safat, KW)
Title: Burn treatment method and composition
Patent Number: 7,879,343

Inventors: Allam; Abdul (Raleigh, NC), Gonzalez Lojero; Jaime M. (Jalisco, MX), Godinez Ramirez; Jesus (Distrito Federal, MX), Huizar Rodriguez; Francisco R. (Jalisco, MX)
Title: Rationalizing functions to identify re-usable services
Patent Number: 8,949,819

Inventors: Allen; Stephen M. (Wilmington, DE), Caimi; Perry G. (Kennett Square, PA), Orozco, Jr.; Emil M. (Cochranville, PA), Tarczynski; Mitchell C. (West Des Moines, IA)
Title: Sucrose phosphate synthase
Patent Number: 7,176,009

Inventors: Allison; Brian David (Rochester, MN), Kirscht; Joseph Allen (Rochester, MN), McGlone; Elizabeth A. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Scheduling of background scrub commands to reduce high workload memory request latency
Patent Number: 7,882,323

Inventors: Almeida Rivera; Cristhian Paul (Vlaardingen, NL), Nijsse; Jacob (Vlaardingen, NL), Regismond; Sudarshi Tanuja A. (Vlaardingen, NL)
Title: Method for preparing a fibre containing emulsion
Patent Number: 8,945,659

Inventors: Alonso; Juan Jose (Stanford, CA), Chan; Andre Sirilutporn (Milpitas, CA), Hendriks; Ferdinand (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: System, method, and apparatus for applying boundary layer manipulation techniques to the air flow inside rotary disk storage devices
Patent Number: 7,177,116

Inventors: Alpert; Charles J. (Austin, TX), Li; Zhuo (Cedar Park, TX), Sze; Chin Ngai (Austin, TX), Wang; Jia (Sunnyvale, CA), Wei; Yaoguang (Austin, TX)
Title: Computer-based modeling of integrated circuit congestion and wire distribution for products and services
Patent Number: 8,949,762

Inventors: Alpert; Charles J. (Cedar Park, TX), Nam; Gi-Joon (Austin, TX), Ren; Haoxing (Austin, TX), Villarrubia; Paul G. (Austin, TX), Viswanathan; Natarajan (Austin, TX)
Title: Method to reduce the wirelength of analytical placement techniques by modulation of spreading forces vectors
Patent Number: 7,882,475

Inventors: Alptekin; Emre (Wappingers Falls, NY), Ozcan; Ahmet Serkan (Pleasantville, NY), Sardesai; Viraj Yashawant (Poughkeepsie, NY), Tran; Cung Do (Newburgh, NY)
Title: Method for cleaning semiconductor substrate
Patent Number: 8,946,081

Inventors: Altice, Jr.; Peter P. (Meridian, ID), Bruce; Jeffrey (Meridian, ID), Mckee; Jeff A. (Meridian, IA), Shah; Joey (Boise, ID), Mauritzson; Richard A. (Boise, ID)
Title: Row driven imager pixel
Patent Number: 7,176,434

Inventors: Alumbaugh; David L. (Berkeley, CA), Chen; Jiuping (Albany, CA), Eyl; Kevin (Lafayette, CA), Horne; Stephen A. (Lafayette, CA), Nichols; Edward (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Surveying method using an arrangement of plural signal sources
Patent Number: 7,880,469

Inventors: Alyea; Mark Duane (Rapid City, SD), Torpey; Beth Marie (Rapid City, SD), Fisher; Andrew Joseph (Borman, ND), Sletten; Matthew Aaron (Rapid City, SD), Pinon; Stephanie Nicole (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Concrete anchor float
Patent Number: 7,174,689

Inventors: Amano; Masaru (Saitama, JP)
Title: Projection lens and projection display device using the same
Patent Number: 7,880,973

Inventors: Amdahl; Saxon C. (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Compression of data transmitted over a network
Patent Number: 7,882,084

Inventors: Amit; Yair (Tel Aviv, IL), Tripp; Omer (Har-Adar, IL)
Title: Detecting persistent vulnerabilities in web applications
Patent Number: 8,949,992

Inventors: Amit; Yair (Tel Aviv, IL), Tripp; Omer (Har-Adar, IL)
Title: Detecting persistent vulnerabilities in web applications
Patent Number: 8,949,994

Inventors: Amit; Yair (Tel-Aviv, IL), Cohen; Adi (Tel-Aviv, IL), Guy; Lotem (Hod Hasharon, IL), Landau; Alexander (Karmiel, IL), Tripp; Omer (Har-Adar, IL), Vana; Avishai (Netanya, IL), Weisman; Omri (Tel-Aviv, IL)
Title: Application testing system and method
Patent Number: 8,949,985

Inventors: An; Seong-Jin (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Chi-Seung (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Jin-Hwa (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Fuel cell stack and fuel cell system including the same
Patent Number: 8,945,786

Inventors: Anand; Ashok Kumar (Niskayuna, NY), Sholes; John Edward (Kings Mountain, NC), Muthaiah; Veerapan (Karnataka, IN)
Title: Integrated turbomachine plant
Patent Number: 8,943,838

Inventors: Anderson; Brent A. (Essex Junction, VT), Nowak; Edward J. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Field effect transistors (FETs) and methods of manufacture
Patent Number: 8,946,801

Inventors: Anderson; David G. (Ontario, NY), Knapp; John F. (Fairport, NY)
Title: Xerographic imaging modules, xerographic apparatuses, and methods of making xerographic imaging modules
Patent Number: 7,881,647

Inventors: Andersson; Lars C. (Uppsala, SE), Gebru; Tesfai (Uppsala, SE), Ahmad; Tania (Uppsala, SE), Clachan; John (Uppsala, SE), Axen; Andreas (Uppsala, SE)
Title: Preparation of a metal chelating separation medium
Patent Number: 7,175,767

Inventors: Ando; Hideo (Hino, JP), Uyama; Kazuyuki (Kumagaya, JP), Ito; Yuuji (Ota-ku, JP), Kikuchi; Shinichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Recording medium of stream data, and recording method and playback method of the same
Patent Number: 7,177,521

Inventors: Andrade; Henrique (Croton-on-Hudson, NY), Gedik; Bugra (White Plains, NY), Jacques da Silva; Gabriela (Champaign, IL), Wu; Kun-Lung (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Failure recovery for stream processing applications
Patent Number: 8,949,801

Inventors: Andrade; Henrique (Croton-on-Hudson, NY), Gedik; Bugra (White Plains, NY), Wu; Kun-Lung (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Method for high-performance data stream processing
Patent Number: 8,949,810

Inventors: Andreev; Alexander E. (San Jose, CA), Bolotov; Anatoli A. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Built in test controller with a downloadable testing program
Patent Number: 7,882,406

Inventors: Aneja; Ashish (West Chester, PA), Gallucci; Robert Russell (Mt. Vernon, IN), Odle; Roy Ray (Mt. Vernon, IN), Sheth; Kapil Chandrakant (Evansville, IN)
Title: Poly aryl ether ketone polymer blends
Patent Number: 8,945,694

Inventors: Angwin; Alastair (Eastleigh, GB)
Title: Data processing of media file types supported by client devices
Patent Number: 8,949,375

Inventors: Anne; Laxman R. (Eden Prairie, MN), Miller; Jeffrey J. (Shakopee, MN)
Title: Double-buffer insertion count stored in a device attached to a physical layer medium
Patent Number: 8,949,496

Inventors: Antani; Snehal S. (Hyde Park, NY), Fakhar; Mohammad N. (San Jose, CA), Shankar; Hari (Cary, NC)
Title: Autonomically co-locating first and second components on a select server
Patent Number: 8,949,423

Inventors: Anzai; Iwao (Yokohama, JP), Matsumoto; Takaya (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Process of producing fuel gas for fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,175,827

Inventors: Aoki; Shigeharu (Edogawa, JP)
Title: Tape device and method of controlling tape device
Patent Number: 8,947,990

Inventors: Aoki; Sumiaki (Kanagawa, JP), Akiyama; Kohta (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,944,560

Inventors: Aoki; Tetsuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Data transfer processing apparatus, data transfer method, and data transfer program
Patent Number: 7,177,280

Inventors: Aoshima; Chikara (Zama, JP)
Title: Driving device, optical apparatus, and image pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 7,881,602

Inventors: Aoshima; Keitaro (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Inkjet recording method
Patent Number: 7,175,259

Inventors: Apel; Manfred (Rudolstadt, DE), Fiebiger; Clemens (Uttenreuth, DE), Hennig; Wolfgang (Rudolstadt, DE), Schmidt; Roland (Erlangen, DE), Osterreicher; Bjorn (Saalfeld, DE)
Title: Beam head
Patent Number: 8,946,657

Inventors: Arai; Nobutoshi (Nara-ken, JP), Iwata; Hiroshi (Nara-ken, JP), Kakimoto; Seizo (Nara-ken, JP)
Title: Memory function body, particle forming method therefor and, memory device, semiconductor device, and electronic equipment having the memory function body
Patent Number: 7,879,704

Inventors: Arai; Takeo (Saitama, JP)
Title: Image pickup lens
Patent Number: 7,177,098

Inventors: Araki; Ato (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus and printing method
Patent Number: 8,947,686

Inventors: Aram; Farbod (Los Altos Hills, CA), Sutardja; Pantas (San Jose, CA)
Title: Write driver system for data storage systems
Patent Number: 7,881,003

Inventors: Aratani; Katsuhlsa (Chiba, JP), Minegishi; Shinji (Shizuoka, JP), Tsukahara; Makoto (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Optical recording medium, manufacturing method thereof, optical recording method, optical reproduction method, optical recording device, optical reproduction device and optical recording/reproduction device
Patent Number: 7,177,264

Inventors: Araya Moreno; Fernando Esteban (Barcelona, ES)
Title: Steering assembly for a human-driven vehicle, and human-driven vehicle
Patent Number: 8,944,441

Inventors: Archer; Charles J. (Rochester, MN), Blocksome; Michael A. (Rochester, MN), Ratterman; Joseph D. (Rochester, MN), Smith; Brian E. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Data communications in a parallel active messaging interface of a parallel computer
Patent Number: 8,949,453

Inventors: Archer; Charles J. (Rochester, MN), Carey; James E. (Rochester, MN), Markland; Matthew W. (Rochester, MN), Sanders; Philip J. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Performing collective operations in a distributed processing system
Patent Number: 8,949,328

Inventors: Arenz; Bernd (Bonn, DE), Schwarz; Wolfgang (Cologne, DE)
Title: Circuit breaker having a microprocessor-controlled tripping device and a bypass circuit
Patent Number: 7,177,129

Inventors: Ariji; Takumi (Saitama, JP), Takahashi; Takehiro (Saitama, JP)
Title: Piezoelectric vibrating piece and piezoelectric device
Patent Number: 8,946,975

Inventors: Arimilli; Ravi K. (Austin, TX), Govindaraju; Rama K. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Hochschild; Peter H. (New York, NY), Mealey; Bruce G. (Austin, TX), Sharma; Satya P. (Austin, TX), Sinharoy; Balaram (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Validity of address ranges used in semi-synchronous memory copy operations
Patent Number: 7,882,321

Inventors: Arinaga; Shinji (Nagasaki, JP), Wakasa; Tsuyoshi (Nagasaki, JP), Matsushita; Takatoshi (Nagasaki, JP)
Title: Wind power generator system
Patent Number: 7,880,321

Inventors: Armstrong; Brian (Shorewood, WI), Yuan; Qinghui (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Net-displacement control of fluid device
Patent Number: 8,944,788

Inventors: Armstrong; Kevin (Irvine, CA), Chen; Thomas (La Canada, CA)
Title: Radiation/drug delivery method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,944,984

Inventors: Arnold; John C. (Ridgefield, CT), Bedell; Stephen W. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Fogel; Keith E. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Sadana; Devendra K. (Pleasantville, NY)
Title: Low-temperature electrically activated gate electrode and method of fabricating same
Patent Number: 7,880,241

Inventors: Aronovich; Lior (Toronto, CA), Mushkin; Konstantin (Toronto, CA), Sonin; Oded (Omer, IL)
Title: Filtering obsolete read requests in networked client-server architecture
Patent Number: 8,949,543

Inventors: Aronson; Lewis B. (Los Altos, CA), Rosenberg; Paul K. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Multiple width transceiver host board system
Patent Number: 7,177,157

Inventors: Arroyo; Jesse Paul (Rochester, MN), Bolan; Joseph Edward (Morrissville, NC), Brey; Thomas M. (Cary, NC), Cors; Josep (Rochester, MN), Dake; Gregory William (Durham, NC), Dunham; Scott Neil (Raleigh, NC), Holland; William Gavin (Cary, NC), Vojnovich; Theodore Brian (Cary, NC)
Title: Apparatus, system, and method for deploying iSCSI parameters to a diskless computing device
Patent Number: 7,882,562

Inventors: Aruga; Kazuhisa (Odawara, JP)
Title: Disk subsystem
Patent Number: 8,949,503

Inventors: Aryan; Babak (San Diego, CA), He; Xiaoyin (San Diego, CA), Tassoudji; Mohammad Ali (Cardiff, CA)
Title: Method and system for real-time calibration and reporting of processing delay
Patent Number: 8,948,063

Inventors: Asakawa; Akihiko (Ichihara, JP), Yamauchi; Masaru (Ichihara, JP)
Title: Fluororesin powder coating composition
Patent Number: 7,176,250

Inventors: Asakura; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Recording material supply device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,176,951

Inventors: Asano; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Transmission apparatus
Patent Number: 7,881,187

Inventors: Asatsuma; Tsunenori (Kanagawa, JP), Hirata; Shoji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductro laser device
Patent Number: 7,879,628

Inventors: Ashman; Robert (Iowa City, IA), Lenert; Petar (Iowa City, IA)
Title: Immunomodulatory oligonucleotides and methods of use therefor
Patent Number: 7,879,812

Inventors: Astigarraga; Tara (Rochester, NY), Browne; Michael E. (Staatsburg, NY), Dickens; Louie A. (Tucson, AZ), Paugh; Justin F. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Detecting and isolating dropped or out-of-order packets in communication networks
Patent Number: 8,948,020

Inventors: Astor; Kyle G. (Meadville, PA), Latimer; Brett A. (New Castle, PA), Beggs; Robert D. (Stoneboro, PA)
Title: Ramp bottom transition foot
Patent Number: 8,944,743

Inventors: Aufseeser; Leslie S. (Lakewood, NJ)
Title: Composition for indolent wound healing and methods of use therefor
Patent Number: 7,879,798

Inventors: Ausschnitt; Christopher P. (Boston, MA), Muth; William A. (LaGrangeville, NY)
Title: Method to control semiconductor device overlay using post etch image metrology
Patent Number: 7,879,515

Inventors: Avidov; Amit (Kiryat-Tivon, IL), Lerner; Alon (Moshav Sharona, IL)
Title: Polyploid castor plants, compositions derived therefrom and uses of same
Patent Number: 8,946,513

Inventors: Axe; Brian (San Francisco, CA), Williams; Evan (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Autosave functionality for web browser
Patent Number: 7,882,072

Inventors: Ayala; Javier A. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Postiglione; Marc J. (New Milford, CT), Solecky; Eric P. (Hyde Park, NY)
Title: Automated dynamic metrology sampling system and method for process control
Patent Number: 7,881,891

Inventors: Azadet; Kameran (Pasadena, CA), Haratsch; Erich F. (Bethlehem, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for joint equalization and decoding of multidimensional codes transmitted over multiple symbol durations
Patent Number: 8,949,700

Inventors: Azuma; Atsushi (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,880,237

Inventors: Baan; Robert L (Wallkill, NY), Cox; Harry D (Rifton, NY), Gauci; John P (Poughkeepsie, NY), Lankard, Jr.; John R (Poughkeepsie, NY), Long; David C (Wappingers Falls, NY), Nguyen; Thong N (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Common carrier
Patent Number: 7,879,171

Inventors: Baasch; Detlef (Friedrichshafen, DE), Mair; Ulrich (Friedrichshafen, DE)
Title: Device for changing an operational status of a shifting element with two shifting element halves
Patent Number: 8,944,231

Inventors: Babich; Katherina E (Chappaqua, NY), Grill; Alfred (White Plains, NY), Mahorowala; Arpan P (Bronxville, NY), Pfeiffer; Dirk P (Dobbs Ferry, NY)
Title: Water and aqueous base soluble antireflective coating/hardmask materials
Patent Number: 7,175,966

Inventors: Babson; Arthur L. (Chester, NJ), Palmieri; Thomas (Paramus, NJ)
Title: Vessel agitator assembly
Patent Number: 7,175,334

Inventors: Bacarella; Antonio V. (Dallas, TX), Davis; David W. (Little Rock, AR), Ostromek; Timothy E. (Richardson, TX)
Title: Method and system for combining image data
Patent Number: 7,177,485

Inventors: Bacher; Uwe (Tuttlingen, DE), Sauer; Michael (Tuttlingen, DE), Oberlaender; Martin (Tuttlingen, DE)
Title: Balloon trepan
Patent Number: 7,879,060

Inventors: Bacus; Sarah (Hinsdale, IL)
Title: Compositions and methods for treatment of vitiligo
Patent Number: 8,946,256

Inventors: Bader; Attila (Fot, HU)
Title: Resource reservation in a packet switched telecommunications network
Patent Number: 7,881,196

Inventors: Bae; Jung-Gon (Kyongki-Do, KR)
Title: Handling packet-based data despite packet call collisions in mobile communications
Patent Number: 7,177,321

Inventors: Bae; Kuem-jong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Key assembly, rotary input device using the key assembly, and electronic device using the rotary input device
Patent Number: 8,946,573

Inventors: Bae; Yang-Ho (Seoul, KR), Jeong; Chang-Oh (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Byeong-Beom (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Thin film transistor, thin film transistor substrate including the same and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,879,662

Inventors: Baert; Kris (Leuven, BE), Caymax; Matty (Leuven, BE), Rusu; Cristina (Leuven, BE), Sedky; Sherif (Gize, EG), Witvrouw; Ann (Herent, BE)
Title: Method for depositing polycrystalline SiGe suitable for micromachining and devices obtained thereof
Patent Number: 7,176,111

Inventors: Bagchi; Imon-Kalyan (Berlin, DE), Lazik; Waldemar (Teltow, DE)
Title: Lean premix burner of a gas-turbine engine provided with a flow-guiding element
Patent Number: 8,943,829

Inventors: Bahr; Ernest F. (Houston, TX)
Title: Method and system for migrating documents
Patent Number: 7,882,110

Inventors: Bailleul; Arnaud (Toulouse, FR), Le-Saux; Thierry (Cugnaux, FR)
Title: Method of generating C code on the basis of UML specifications
Patent Number: 7,882,487

Inventors: Bajpay; Paritosh (Edison, NJ), Eslambolchi; Hossein (Los Altos Hills, CA), McCanuel; John (Bailey, CO), Rahman; Moshiur (Marlboro, NJ)
Title: Method for providing predictive maintenance using VoIP post dial delay information
Patent Number: 7,881,189

Inventors: Bak; Peter (Haifa, IL), Dumitrescu; Irina (Carlton, AU), Kaenel; Juerg von (Carlton, AU), Saadoun; Gilad M. (Haifa, IL), Sun; Xing Zhi (Carlton, AU)
Title: Spatiotemporal visualization of sensor data
Patent Number: 8,947,433

Inventors: Bakalov; Fedor (Weimar, DE), Koenig-Ries; Birgitta (Karlsruhe, DE), Nauerz; Andreas (Stuttgart, DE), Welsch; Martin (Herrenberg, DE)
Title: Personalization of web content
Patent Number: 8,949,721

Inventors: Baker, Jr.; James R. (Ann Arbor, MI), Huang; Baohua (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Dendrimer compositions and methods of synthesis
Patent Number: 8,945,508

Inventors: Baker; John E. (Wauwatosa, WI), Shi; Yang (Wauwatosa, WI)
Title: Method of reducing the effects of ischemia by administration of a thrombopoietin receptor ligand
Patent Number: 7,879,318

Inventors: Baker; Michael P. (Round Rock, TX), Meyers; Steven C. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Phase-locked loop and delay-locked loop including differential delay cells having differential control inputs
Patent Number: 7,176,737

Inventors: Balakrishnan; Balu (Saratoga, CA), Djenguerian; Alex B. (Saratoga, CA), Bircan; Erdem (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus providing final test and trimming for a power supply controller
Patent Number: 7,881,032

Inventors: Balakrishnan; Balu (Saratoga, CA), Djenguerian; Alex B. (Saratoga, CA), Lund; Leif O. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Fault condition protection
Patent Number: 7,881,027

Inventors: Balay; Rajesh I. (San Jose, CA), Bhat; Girish (San Diego, CA), Lockwood; Gregory (Redwood City, CA), Nagarajan; Rama Krishnan (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Scalable IP-services enabled multicast forwarding with efficient resource utilization
Patent Number: 7,881,244

Inventors: Baldwin; Leo B. (Livermore, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for optically converting a three-dimensional object into a two-dimensional planar image
Patent Number: 7,880,798

Inventors: Balkan; Deniz (Santa Clara, CA), Walker; Kevin R. (Los Gatos, CA), Lichtenberg, Jr.; Mitchell P. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Debug access with programmable return clock
Patent Number: 8,949,756

Inventors: Ballance; David J. (Berwyn, PA), Sleep; Darrell (West Bridgford, GB), Prior; Christopher P. (Rosemont, PA), Sadeghi; Homayoun (Doylestown, PA), Turner; Andrew J. (King of Prussia, PA)
Title: Albumin Fusion Proteins
Patent Number: 8,946,156

Inventors: Banatre; Michel (La Fresnais, FR), Becus; Mathieu (Rennes, FR), Couderc; Paul (Rennes, FR)
Title: System for information contextual distribution simultaneously in a public and individual mode
Patent Number: 7,881,662

Inventors: Banks; Andrew D. J. (Hampshire, GB), Beardsmore; Anthony P. (Hants, GB), Vanstone; Ian C. (Wellington, NZ)
Title: Controlling message delivery in publish/subscribe messaging
Patent Number: 8,949,348

Inventors: Bannai; Kazunori (Kanagawa-Ken, JP), Imaki; Daisuke (Kanagawa-Ken, JP)
Title: Optical writing device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,880,760

Inventors: Baragatti; Claire (Grenoble, FR), Cuchet; Robert (Grenoble, FR), Vieux-Rochaz; Line (Sassenage, FR)
Title: Sensor structure and magnetic field sensor
Patent Number: 7,176,679

Inventors: Baranowitz; Steven (Madison, NJ)
Title: Methods for regeneration of a mammalian lens
Patent Number: 7,176,189

Inventors: Barany; Francis (New York, NY), Barany; George (Falcon Heights, MN), Hammer; Robert P. (Baton Rouge, LA), Kempe; Maria (Malmo, SE), Blok; Herman (Wemeldinge, NL), Zirvi; Monib (New York, NY)
Title: Detection of nucleic acid sequence differences using the ligase detection reaction with addressable arrays
Patent Number: 7,879,579

Inventors: Barciszewski; Jan (Poznan, PL), Barciszewska; Miroslawa (Poznan, PL), Rychlewski; Leszek (Poznan, PL), Wyszko; Eliza (Poznan, PL), Gawronska; Iwona (Poznan, PL), Zukiel; Ryszard (Poznan, PL), Rolle; Katarzyna (Gadki, PL), Nowak; Stanisaw (Poznan, PL)
Title: Sequence of dsRNA: ATN-RNA specific for tenascin-C
Patent Number: 8,946,400

Inventors: Barkdoll; Michael P. (Knoxville, TN)
Title: Low temperature production of steel/carbon product
Patent Number: 8,945,272

Inventors: Barkyoumb; Steven P. (Essex Junction, VT), Chapple-Sokol; Jonathan D. (Essex Junction, VT), Cooney, III; Edward C. (Jericho, VT), Downes; Keith E. (Stowe, VT), McDevitt; Thomas L. (Underhill, VT), Murphy; William J. (North Ferrisburgh, VT)
Title: Metal seed layer deposition
Patent Number: 7,879,716

Inventors: Barnes; Erik L. (Peabody, KS), Figger; Robert (Hesston, KS)
Title: Grain bin extension deployment apparatus for agricultural harvesting machine
Patent Number: 8,944,898

Inventors: Barrett; Pat (Jackson, MS)
Title: Anterior lumbar interbody graft
Patent Number: 8,945,221

Inventors: Bartelmuss; Klaus (A-8833 Teufenbach, AT), Bartelmuss; Heinz (A-8833 Teufenbach, AT)
Title: Apparatus for treating a wire or a felt band in a papermaking installation
Patent Number: 7,175,744

Inventors: Barth, Jr.; John E. (Williston, VT), Ho; Herbert L. (New Windsor, NY), Khan; Babar A. (Ossining, NY), Peterson; Kirk D. (Jericho, VT)
Title: Metal-insulator-metal (MIM) capacitor with deep trench (DT) structure and method in a silicon-on-insulator (SOI)
Patent Number: 8,946,045

Inventors: Barton; James M. (Los Gatos, CA), McInnis; Roderick James (Milpitas, CA), Moskowitz; Alan S. (Oakland, CA), Goodman; Andrew Martin (Portola Valley, CA), Chow; Ching Tong (Los Altos, CA), Kao; Jean Swey (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Multiple outlet digital video recording system
Patent Number: 8,948,569

Inventors: Baschirotto; Andrea (Tortona, IT), Liguori; Pietro (Binasco, IT), Colonna; Vittorio (Landriano, IT), Gandolfi; Gabriele (Siziano, IT)
Title: Control system for the characteristic parameters of an active filter
Patent Number: 7,176,754

Inventors: Basker; Veeraraghavan S. (Schenetady, NY), Kanakasabapathy; Sivananda (Niskayuna, NY), Yamashita; Tenko (Schenectady, NY), Yeb; Chun-Chen (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Method of eDRAM DT strap formation in FinFET device structure
Patent Number: 8,946,802

Inventors: Bassi; Mattia (Milan, IT)
Title: Use of perfluoropolymers in the determination of the receptor-ligand binding constant
Patent Number: 8,945,947

Inventors: Basso; Claude (Raleigh, NC), Calvignac; Jean L. (Raleigh, NC), Chang; Chih-jen (Apex, NC), Damon; Philippe (Chapel Hill, NC), Vaidhyanathan; Natarajan (Carrboro, NC), Verplanken; Fabrice J. (LaGaude, FR), Verrilli; Colin B. (Apex, NC)
Title: Merging result from a parser in a network processor with result from an external coprocessor
Patent Number: 8,949,856

Inventors: Bastioli; Catia (Novara, IT), Bellotti; Vittorio (Fontaneto D'Agogna, IT), Cella; Gian Domenico (Novara, IT), Del Giudice; Luciano (Milan, IT), Montino; Sandro (Robbio Lomellina, IL), Perego; Gabriele (Milan, IT)
Title: Biodegradable polymeric compositions comprising starch and a thermoplastic polymer
Patent Number: 7,176,251

Inventors: Batchelor; Stephen Norman (Wirral, GB), Bird; Jayne Michelle (Wirral, GB)
Title: Liquid laundry composition
Patent Number: 8,946,139

Inventors: Bates; Brian L. (Bloomington, IN), Ragheb; Anthony O. (West Lafayette, IN), Fearnot; Neal E. (West Lafayette, IN), Kozma; Thomas G. (Canton, GA), Voorhees, III; William D. (West Lafayette, IN)
Title: Methods for making implantable medical devices
Patent Number: 8,945,206

Inventors: Batfalsky; Peter (Julich, DE), Meulenberg; Wilhelm Albert (Vijlen, NL), De Haart; Lambertus Gerardus Johannes (Heerlen, NL)
Title: Interconnector plate with openings and contact elements sealed in the openings
Patent Number: 7,175,931

Inventors: Battles; Amy E. (Windsor, CO), Staudacher; David J. (Fort Collins, CO), Gennetten; K. Douglas (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: System and method of personalizing a user interface of a portable electronic device
Patent Number: 8,947,543

Inventors: Bauchot; Frederic (Saint-Jeannet, FR), Dispensa; Jean-Yves (St Jeannet, FR), Drouet; Francois-Xavier (La Gaude, FR), Marmigere; Gerard (Drap, FR)
Title: Generating alerts based on predicted wireless connection losses
Patent Number: 8,948,738

Inventors: Bauer; John C. (San Diego, CA), Wright; Dowain A. (Cambridge, MA), Braman; Jeffrey Carl (Carlsbad, CA), Geha; Raif S. (Belmont, MA)
Title: Circular site-directed mutagenesis
Patent Number: 7,176,004

Inventors: Baumgartner; Jason R. (Austin, TX), Janssen; Geert (Putnam Valley, NY), Mony; Hari (Austin, TX), Paruthi; Viresh (Austin, TX)
Title: Method for heuristic preservation of critical inputs during sequential reparameterization
Patent Number: 7,882,470

Inventors: Baumgartner; Jason Raymond (Austin, TX), Kanzelman; Robert Lowell (Rochester, MN), Mony; Hari (Austin, TX), Paruthi; Viresh (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and system for reduction of AND/OR subexpressions in structural design representations
Patent Number: 7,882,459

Inventors: Baym; Michael H. (Cambridge, MA), Eckhoff; Philip Andrew (Bellevue, WA), MacDonald; Daniel Jay (Seattle, WA), Myhrvold; Nathan P. (Bellevue, WA), Nigmatulina; Karima R. (Bellevue, WA), Whitmer; Charles (North Bend, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Determining a next value of a system-simulation parameter in response to a representation of a plot having the parameter as a dimension
Patent Number: 8,949,084

Inventors: Becker; Bruce (Encino, CA)
Title: Retrobulbar needle and methods of use
Patent Number: 8,945,086

Inventors: Becker; Dan J. (Peoria, IL), Mathew; Sunil I. (Louisville, KY), Grinberg; Eugene Y. (Morton, IL)
Title: Solid suspended work machine tire
Patent Number: 7,174,936

Inventors: Becker; Detlef (Mohrendorf, DE), Dorn; Karlheinz (Kalchreuth, DE), Pusztai; Artur (Erlangen, DE)
Title: System for archiving composite files and method for operating such a system
Patent Number: 8,949,193

Inventors: Becker; Willi (Bammental, DE)
Title: Device for feeding suction air or blowing air in a sheet-processing machine
Patent Number: 7,175,176

Inventors: Beckman; Christopher V. (New York, NY)
Title: Radiation therapy techniques using targeted wave superposition, magnetic field direction and real-time sensory feedback
Patent Number: 8,948,341

Inventors: Becq; Laurence (Saint Hilarion, FR), Danois; Pascal (Saint Cloud, FR), Dubroeucq; Gilles (Saint-Piat, FR), Perani; Jerome (Paris, FR)
Title: Security processor and methods for registering access entitlements and cryptographic keys
Patent Number: 8,949,623

Inventors: Bedarida; Lorenzo (Milan, IT), Bartoli; Simone (Via Monte Bianco, IT), Oddone; Giorgio (Genoa, IT), Manfre'; Davide (Bologna, IT)
Title: Compensated method to implement a high voltage discharge phase after erase pulse in a flash memory device
Patent Number: 7,177,198

Inventors: Behague; Maurice (Linselles, FR), Goudaliez; Francis (Faches-Thunesnil, FR), Verpoort; Thierry (Halluin, FR)
Title: Method, system and machine for collecting a biological fluid to which a selected ratio of solution is added
Patent Number: 7,879,000

Inventors: Behrendt; Michael Man (Randersacker, DE), Hosn; Rafah A. (New York, NY), Mahindru; Ruchi (Elmsford, NY), Ramasamy; Harigovind V. (Ossining, NY), Sarkar; Soumitra (Cary, NC), Viswanathan; Mahesh (Yorktown Heights, NY), Vogl; Norbert G. (Mahopac, NY)
Title: Real-time event storm detection in a cloud environment
Patent Number: 8,949,676

Inventors: Bellotti; Giovanni (Parma, IT), Iachelini; Alessandro (Erba, IT)
Title: Method of transmitting an optical signal in an optical transmission system and optical transmission system for implementing such a method
Patent Number: 7,881,610

Inventors: Bellows; Gregory H. (Austin, TX), Madruga; Joaquin (Austin, TX), Mikosh; Ross A. (Austin, TX), Minor; Barry L. (Austin, TX)
Title: Customizing function behavior based on cache and scheduling parameters of a memory argument
Patent Number: 8,949,529

Inventors: Belvin; Marcus L. (Raleigh, NC), Hillary; Matthew C. (Tyler, TX), McCall; Kimberly D. (Leander, TX), Meli; Henri F. (Cary, NC), Xing; Yingxin (Durham, NC)
Title: Tracking desktop application referrals to content distributed over a network
Patent Number: 8,949,350

Inventors: Ben Bakir; Badhise (Grenoble, FR), Tchelnokov; Alexei (Meylan, FR)
Title: Coupling device with compensated birefringence
Patent Number: 7,881,571

Inventors: Ben-Chuan; Du (Taoyuan, TW), Chen-Huang; Fan (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Device and method for securing information associated with a subscriber in a communication apparatus
Patent Number: 7,177,425

Inventors: Ben-Shmuel; Eran (Ganei Tikva, IL), Bilchinsky; Alexander (Monosson-Yahud, IL), Rogers; Steven R. (D. N. Emek Sorek, IL), Atzmony; Daniella (Shoham, IL), Silcoff; Elliad (Tel Aviv, IL)
Title: Device and method of sanitation and/or sterilization
Patent Number: 8,945,428

Inventors: Benedict; Claude (Cambridge, MA), Epstein; David (Huntington, NY), Wilson; Charles (Concord, MA), McCauley; Dilara (Cambridge, MA), Kurz; Jeffrey (Winchester, MA), Kurz; Markus (Basel, CH), McCauley; Thomas Greene (Cambridge, MA), Rottman; James (Sudbury, MA)
Title: Aptamer therapeutics useful in the treatment of complement-related disorders
Patent Number: 8,946,184

Inventors: Benhase; Michael T. (Tucson, AZ), Gupta; Lokesh M. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Prefetching source tracks for destaging updated tracks in a copy relationship
Patent Number: 8,949,536

Inventors: Bereznai; Jozsef (H-1095, Budapest, HU)
Title: Piston structure and liquid feeder valve
Patent Number: 7,175,154

Inventors: Berg; Patricia E. (Accokeek, MD)
Title: Transcription factor, BP1
Patent Number: 7,176,294

Inventors: Berg; Samantha (San Francisco, CA), Lenox; Kim (Oakland, CA), Brown; Robert (Pleasant Hill, CA), Kruglikov; Vitaly (Palo Alto, CA), Chatterjee; Manjirnath (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Graphic notification feedback for indicating inductive coupling amongst devices
Patent Number: 8,948,692

Inventors: Bergholz; Andre (Grenoble, FR), Chidlovskii; Boris (Meylan, FR)
Title: Document alignment systems for legacy document conversions
Patent Number: 7,882,119

Inventors: Berinstein; Neil (Toronto, CA), Lovitt; Corey (Bolton, CA), Parrington; Mark (Bradford, CA), Pedyczak; Artur (Pickering, CA), Radvanyi; Laszlo (Richmond Hill, CA), Gallichan; Scott (Campbellville, CA), Singh-Sandhu; Devender (Thornhill, CA), Oomen; Raymond P. (Aurora, CA), Cao; Shi-Xian (Stouffville, CA)
Title: Tumor antigens BFA4 and BCY1 for prevention and / or treatment of cancer
Patent Number: 8,946,174

Inventors: Berionne; Michele (San Diego, CA), Ruvalcaba; Jose Alfredo (Winchester, CA), Kang; Younghwan (San Diego, CA), Beckmann; Nicholas Matthias (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing an interface between a UICC and a processor in an access terminal that supports asynchronous command processing by the UICC
Patent Number: 8,949,476

Inventors: Berkner; Kathrin (Menlo Park, CA), Schwartz; Edward L. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Resolution sensitive layout of document regions
Patent Number: 7,177,488

Inventors: Berlyoung; Danny L. (Akron, OH), Lewis; Calvin E. (Copley, OH), Ross; Rodney A. (Fairlawn, OH)
Title: Multi-media communication management system with multicast messaging capabilities
Patent Number: 7,177,412

Inventors: Berman; Stuart B. (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for fibre channel interconnection of private loop devices
Patent Number: 7,881,213

Inventors: Bernard; Bruce (North Vancouver, CA), Beckwith; Darren (Victoria, CA)
Title: Signal timing coordination system for crosswalk beacons
Patent Number: 8,947,265

Inventors: Bernard; Jean-marie (Saint Laurent d'Agny, FR), Briois; Francois (Croix-en-Ternois, FR), Roche; Eric (Luzinay, FR)
Title: Expandable polyamide composition and polyamide foam obtained therefrom
Patent Number: 8,946,314

Inventors: Bernard; Peter (San Francisco, CA), Engeldrum; Peter G. (Winchester, MA), Deutch; James Ellis (San Jose, CA), van Prooijen; Cornelis P. (Mill Valley, CA), Mattox; Joel D. (Saratoga, CA), Hilliard; William J. (San Francisco, CA), Strother; Thomas L. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: System and method for providing high fidelity color images
Patent Number: 7,177,466

Inventors: Bernreitner; Klaus (Linz, AT), Kylmala; Mari (Puchenau, AT), Kirchberger; Manfred (Prambachkirchen, AT), Pramer; Hansjorg (Gramastetten, AT)
Title: Extrusion blown molded bottles with high stiffness and transparency
Patent Number: 8,945,460

Inventors: Bernstein; Kerry (Underhill, VT), Goodnow; Kenneth J. (Essex, VT), Ogilvie; Clarence R. (Huntington, VT), Reynolds; Christopher B. (Underhill, VT), Ventrone; Sebastian T. (South Burlington, VT), Williams; Keith R. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Processor pipeline architecture logic state retention systems and methods
Patent Number: 7,882,334

Inventors: Berstis; Viktors (Austin, TX)
Title: System and method for anti-moire imaging in a one dimensional sensor array
Patent Number: 7,176,969

Inventors: Berthaud; Jean-Marc (La Gaude, FR), Lebrun; Stephane (La Gaude, FR), Manghini; Charles (La Gaude, FR)
Title: Identity management
Patent Number: 8,949,432

Inventors: Berti; Corrado (Lugo, IT), Binassi; Enrico (Bologna, IT), Colonna; Martino (Bologna, IT), Fiorini; Maurizio (Bologna, IT), Kannan; Ganesh (Evansville, IN), Karanam; Sreepadaraj (Bergen op Zoom, NL), Mazzacurati; Marzia (Bologna, IT), Odeh; Ihab (Valenica, CA)
Title: Bio-based terephthalate polyesters
Patent Number: 8,946,472

Inventors: Bertoldo de Barros; Regina Celia (Minneapolis, MN), Majeski; Michele Ann (Maplewood, MN), Rigelhof; Frederic John (Maple Grove, MN), French; Lee Kent (Lamberton, MN)
Title: Extracted whole corn kernels and improved processed and processable corn produced thereby
Patent Number: 8,945,653

Inventors: Beskrovny; Evgeny (Ramat Gan, IL), Tripp; Omer (Har-Adar, IL)
Title: Testing web services that are accessible via service oriented architecture (SOA) interceptors
Patent Number: 8,949,991

Inventors: Betti; Giulio (Lucca, IT), Benvenuti; Angelo (Lucca, IT), Morelli; Alessandro (Luca, IT)
Title: Device and method for separating packs of laminar products from one another
Patent Number: 7,175,382

Inventors: Bettner; Allen W. (Los Gatos, CA), Lin; Xintian E. (Mountain View, CA), Waltho; Alan E. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Dual band slot antenna
Patent Number: 7,176,842

Inventors: Bhargava; Rameshwar Nath (Ossining, NY), Chhabra; Vishal (Ossining, NY)
Title: Self-aligning QCA based nanomaterials
Patent Number: 7,175,778

Inventors: Bhattacharya; Arun K. (San Diego, CA), Aurrecoechea; Jose M. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Coated porous metallic mat
Patent Number: 8,943,830

Inventors: Biberger; Maximilian A. (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: System for and method of introducing additives to biological materials using supercritical fluids
Patent Number: 8,945,219

Inventors: Bieck; Dipl.-Ing. Florian (Mainz, DE), Leib; Jurgen (Freising, DE)
Title: Process for making contact with and housing integrated circuits
Patent Number: 7,880,179

Inventors: Bienas; Maik (Braunschweig, DE), Luft; Achim (Braunschweig, DE), Schmidt; Andreas (Braunschweig, DE)
Title: Radio communication device and method for controlling resource allocations
Patent Number: 8,948,768

Inventors: Billon; Didier (Brest, FR)
Title: Synthetic sonar antenna
Patent Number: 7,177,233

Inventors: Billyard; Adam (Guildford, GB), Lau-Kee; David (Guildford, GB), King; Michael (Guildford, GB), Robertson; Philip (Greenwich, AU)
Title: Computer games apparatus
Patent Number: 7,176,920

Inventors: Bjoerkqvist; Tomas (Tampere, FI), Gustafsson; Helmer (Kangasala, FI), Koskinen; Timo (Valkeakoski, FI), Nuopponen; Markus (Helsinki, FI), Vehniaeinen; Annikki (Helsinki, FI)
Title: Method and an apparatus for producing nanocellulose
Patent Number: 8,945,346

Inventors: Blach; Edward L. (Roswell, NM), Chiapetta; James R. (Eagan, MN)
Title: Nasal support device for domestic mammals and method
Patent Number: 7,175,645

Inventors: Blackburn; Christopher (Natick, MA), Chin; Janice (Westborough, MA), Gigstad; Kenneth M. (Westford, MA), Xu; He (Needham, MA)
Title: Substituted hydroxamic acids and uses thereof
Patent Number: 8,946,223

Inventors: Blacker; Richard (Surrey, CA), Engelbreth; Daniel K. (London, CA), Schmidt; James N. (London, CA)
Title: Indicating device
Patent Number: 8,944,285

Inventors: Blake, III; Theodore D. (Washington, NJ)
Title: Portable fishing equipment organizer
Patent Number: 8,943,739

Inventors: Blake; Graeme Ashley (Hamilton, NZ)
Title: Liquids packaging
Patent Number: 8,944,265

Inventors: Bleeker; Arno Jan (Waalre, NL), Troost; Kars Zeger (Westerhoven, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,177,012

Inventors: Blennow; Peter (Malmo, SE), Mogensen; Mogens (Lynge, DK), Hansen; Kent Kammer (Olstykke, DK)
Title: Ceria and strontium titanate based electrodes
Patent Number: 8,945,793

Inventors: Blitz; Jonathan N. (Durham, NC), Childers; Peter (Palo Alto, CA), Carucci; James (New Hartford, NY), Draper; Ronald (Poland, NY)
Title: Non-linear actuator system and method
Patent Number: 8,943,817

Inventors: Blumrich; Matthias A. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Ohmacht; Martin (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Conditional load and store in a shared memory
Patent Number: 8,949,539

Inventors: Bock; Joachim (Erfstadt, DE), Ehrenberg; Jurgen (Hurth, DE), Rikel; Mark (Hurth, DE)
Title: Precursor material for bi-based oxide superconductor and process for preparing such material
Patent Number: 8,946,126

Inventors: Bock; Mark Gary (Boston, MA), Gaul; Christoph (Aesch, CH), Gummadi; Venkateshwar Rao (Bangalore, IN), Moebitz; Henrik (Freiburg, DE), Sengupta; Saumitra (Kolkata, IN)
Title: 17.alpha.-hydroxylase/C.sub.17,20-lyase inhibitors
Patent Number: 8,946,260

Inventors: Bodin; William Kress (Austin, TX), Burkhart; Michael John (Round Rock, TX), Eisenhauer; Daniel G. (Austin, TX), Schumacher; Daniel Mark (Pflugerville, TX), Watson; Thomas J. (Pflugerfville, TX)
Title: Creating a voice response grammar from a presentation grammar
Patent Number: 7,882,437

Inventors: Boedeker; Benje (Omaha, NE), Hofmann; Scott (Omaha, NE)
Title: Device for insertion of endotracheal tube
Patent Number: 7,174,889

Inventors: Bogan; Francisco (Weston, FL)
Title: Exterior composite finish flooring
Patent Number: 8,945,332

Inventors: Bogoch; Samuel (New York, NY), Bogoch; Elenore S. (New York, NY)
Title: Anthrax and small pox replikins and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,176,275

Inventors: Bolla; Kalman (Neuhausen, CH)
Title: Mallet finger splint
Patent Number: 7,878,997

Inventors: Bong; William L. (Walnut Creek, CA)
Title: System and method for metal powder welding
Patent Number: 8,946,582

Inventors: Bonito; Anthony P. (Davie, FL), Pierce; Perry H. (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Golf car and mounting system for a display device incorporated therein
Patent Number: 8,944,395

Inventors: Boonpakom; Ken (Pinellas Park, FL), Boonpakom; Pam (Pinellas Park, FL)
Title: Drying rack for meat
Patent Number: 8,944,261

Inventors: Borbely; Janos (H-4225 Debrecen, HU), Rente; Tunde (H-5350 Tiszafured, HU), Bodnar; Magdolna (H-4220 Hajduboszormeny, HU), Denyicska; Ildiko Schriffertne (H-4031 Debrecen, HU)
Title: Hyaluronic acid-based cross-linked nanoparticles
Patent Number: 7,879,818

Inventors: Bornstein; Jeremy J. (Menlo Park, CA), Cutting; Douglass R. (Oakland, CA), Hatton; John D. (Hermon, CA), Rose; Daniel E. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Interactive document summarization
Patent Number: 7,882,450

Inventors: Bose; Pradip (Yorktown Heights, NY), Gupta; Meeta S. (White Plains, NY), Kudva; Prabhakar N. (New York, NY), Prener; Daniel A. (Croton-on-Hudson, NY)
Title: Hardware execution driven application level derating calculation for soft error rate analysis
Patent Number: 8,949,101

Inventors: Boss; Gregory J. (American Fork, UT), Hamilton, II; Rick A. (Charlottesville, VA), Langlais; George R. (Nashua, NH), Waters; Timothy M. (Hiram, GA)
Title: Computer lock system
Patent Number: 7,881,054

Inventors: Bosselmann; Thomas (Marloffstein, DE), Willsch; Michael (Jena, DE)
Title: Optical device for monitoring a rotatable shaft with an oriented axis
Patent Number: 7,881,567

Inventors: Bour; David P. (Cupertino, CA), Zhu; Jintian (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Semiconductor optical modulator having a quantum well structure for increasing effective photocurrent generating capability
Patent Number: 7,177,061

Inventors: Bowen; James H. (Elizabeth City, NC)
Title: Split keyboard for PC data and music output
Patent Number: 8,946,535

Inventors: Bowen; Thomas C. (Rochester Hills, MI)
Title: Torque vectoring axle assembly
Patent Number: 7,175,559

Inventors: Boxall; Colin (Lancaster, GB), Bromley; Michael (Lancaster, GB)
Title: Method of metal deposition
Patent Number: 8,946,088

Inventors: Boykin; Jerald L. (Baton Rouge, LA)
Title: Musical instrument protection
Patent Number: 8,946,532

Inventors: Bradley; Kerry (Glendale, CA), Thacker; James R. (Eureka, MO), Woods; Carla M. (Beverly Hills, CA), King; John D. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Method for optimizing search for spinal cord stimulation parameter settings
Patent Number: 7,881,805

Inventors: Bradshaw; Kevin John (Old Saybrook, CT)
Title: Ad hoc group chat using a social networking service
Patent Number: 8,949,357

Inventors: Brady; John F. (Brooklyn, NY), Cipriano; Peter (Staatsburg, NY), Harkins; Michael J. (Freehold, NJ), Herold; Dan R. (Toronto, CA), Larsson; Magnus (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Rapid resource provisioning with automated throttling
Patent Number: 7,882,232

Inventors: Brajnovic; Izidor (Gothenburg, SE)
Title: Implant arrangement and device
Patent Number: 7,175,434

Inventors: Bramante; William J. (Apex, NC)
Title: Dual independent non volatile memory systems
Patent Number: 7,882,388

Inventors: Brandenberg; Carl Brock (Cresson, TX), Kay; Robert L. (Fort Worth, TX)
Title: Physical configuration of a hand-held electronic communication device
Patent Number: 7,881,055

Inventors: Brandt; Randy L. (Orange, CA)
Title: DC current sensor
Patent Number: 7,176,672

Inventors: Brask; Justin K. (Portland, OR), Kavalieros; Jack (Portland, OR), Doczy; Mark L. (Beaverton, OR), Metz; Matthew V. (Hillsboro, OR), Datta; Suman (Beaverton, OR), Shah; Uday (Portland, OR), Doyle; Brian S. (Portland, OR), Chau; Robert S. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Method for making a semiconductor device that includes a metal gate electrode
Patent Number: 7,176,090

Inventors: Bray; Rory F. (Rothesay, CA), Grzelak; Cezar P. (Saint John, CA), Keirstead; Jason D. (Fredericton, CA)
Title: Firewall event reduction for rule use counting
Patent Number: 8,949,418

Inventors: Brega; Roberto (Zurich, CH), Wullschleger; Felix H. (Zurich, CH)
Title: Method and device for following objects, particularly for traffic monitoring
Patent Number: 7,880,643

Inventors: Brekelmans; Johannes Hubertus Antonius (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: LC oscillator
Patent Number: 7,176,766

Inventors: Brenneman; Rodney (San Juan Capistrano, CA), Cragg; Andrew H. (Edina, MN)
Title: Apparatus and method for percutaneous sealing of blood vessel punctures
Patent Number: 7,175,646

Inventors: Brock; Phillip J. (Sunnyvale, CA), Davis; Blake W. (Hollister, CA), Lin; Qinghuang (Yorktown Heights, NY), Miller; Robert D. (San Jose, CA), Nelson; Alshakim (Fremont, CA), Rathore; Jitendra S. (Campbell, CA), Sooriyakumaran; Ratnam (San Jose, CA)
Title: Photo-patternable dielectric materials curable to porous dielectric materials, formulations, precursors and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 8,946,371

Inventors: Brookoff; Daniel (Memphis, TN)
Title: Compositions and methods for treating and preventing urolithiasis and conditions associated therewith
Patent Number: 8,946,209

Inventors: Broome; John P. (Silver Spring, MD), Oberlin; Thomas S. (Leesburg, VA), Nusser; Eduardo W. (Santiago, CL), Kauffman; Donald W. (Millmont, PA)
Title: Portable computer server enclosure
Patent Number: 8,947,879

Inventors: Brown; David (Austin, TX), Ford; Lance (Austin, TX), Cheng; Angie (Austin, TX), Jarvis; Rich (Austin, TX), Byrom; Mike (Austin, TX), Ovcharenko; Dmitriy (Austin, TX), Devroe; Eric (Pflugerville, TX), Kelnar; Kevin (Kyle, TX)
Title: Methods and compositions involving miRNA and miRNA inhibitor molecules
Patent Number: 8,946,177

Inventors: Brown; Jeremy Ray (Orem, UT), Sabin; Jason Allen (Lehi, UT), Kranendonk; Nathaniel Brent (Springville, UT), Larsen; Kal A. (Springville, UT), Burch; Lloyd Leon (Payson, UT), Holt; Matthew (Provo, UT), Jorgensen; Michael John (Mapleton, UT), Fairbanks; Michael (Lindon, UT), Buttars; Chad (Pleasant Grove, UT)
Title: Techniques for workload toxic mapping
Patent Number: 8,949,832

Inventors: Brown; Rodger A. (Beaverton, OR), Dougherty; Jayson (Estacada, OR), Foidel; EuGene A. (Oregon City, OR)
Title: Universal HVAC component mounting systems
Patent Number: 8,944,397

Inventors: Brown; Stephen J. (Woodside, CA), Gunabushanam; Gowthaman (Hyderabad, IN)
Title: Remote health monitoring system
Patent Number: 8,945,009

Inventors: Brown; Vincent (Redby, MN), Brown; Megan (Redby, MN), Brown; Stephanie (Redby, MN)
Title: Fish containment device for ice fishing
Patent Number: 8,943,735

Inventors: Bruce; Harper M. (Stroudsburg, PA)
Title: Adjustable musician's equipment stand
Patent Number: 7,176,366

Inventors: Bruchmann; Bernd (Freinsheim, DE)
Title: Method for the production of highly functional, highly branched polyureas
Patent Number: 7,176,271

Inventors: Bucher; Lloyd Keith (Livingston, TN)
Title: Projector lamp headlight with chromatic aberration correction
Patent Number: 7,175,323

Inventors: Buck; John T. (Elmont, NY)
Title: Device for guiding growth of scaffold branches
Patent Number: 8,943,747

Inventors: Buck; Nathan (Underhill, VT), Dreibelbis; Brian (Underhill, VT), Dubuque; John P. (Jericho, VT), Foreman; Eric A. (Fairfax, VT), Habitz; Peter A. (Hinesburg, VT), Hathaway; David J. (Underhill, VT), Hemmett; Jeffrey G. (Bolton Valley, VT), Venkateswaran; Natesan (Hopewell Junction, NY), Visweswariah; Chandramouli (Croton-on-Hudson, NY), Zolotov; Vladimir (Putnam Valley, NY)
Title: Modeling multi-patterning variability with statistical timing
Patent Number: 8,949,765

Inventors: Budica; Lauro (Mira Loma, CA)
Title: Recreational vehicle chassis
Patent Number: 7,175,202

Inventors: Buer; Mark (Gilbert, AZ), Law; Patrick Y. (Milpitas, CA), Qi; Zheng (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Authentication engine architecture and method
Patent Number: 7,177,421

Inventors: Buhler; Steven A. (Sunnyvale, CA), Fitch; John S. (Los Altos, CA), Lean; Meng H. (Santa Clara, CA), Littau; Karl A. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Poling system for piezoelectric diaphragm structures
Patent Number: 7,176,600

Inventors: Bulkes; Cherik (Sussex, WI), Denker; Stephen (Mequon, WI)
Title: Composite waveform based method and apparatus for animal tissue stimulation
Patent Number: 7,881,804

Inventors: Bullock; Shawn E. (Houston, TX), Cevallos; Stephanie M. (Houston, TX)
Title: Vehicle wheel security system
Patent Number: 8,943,865

Inventors: Burch; Lloyd Leon (Payson, UT), Sabin; Jason Allen (Lehi, UT), Larsen; Kal A. (Springville, UT), Kranendonk; Nathaniel Brent (Springville, UT), Jorgensen; Michael John (Mapleton, UT)
Title: Techniques for dynamic disk personalization
Patent Number: 8,949,505

Inventors: Burd; Gregory (San Jose, CA), Zou; Qiyue (San Jose, CA), Madden; Michael (Mountain View, CA), Chiu; Kar Shing (Palo Alto, CA), Wong; Vincent (Fremont, CA)
Title: Bit-locked interface for magnetic recording
Patent Number: 8,947,810

Inventors: Burgess; Ronald (Temecula, CA)
Title: Cartridge system for dispensing substances into a washing machine
Patent Number: 8,943,858

Inventors: Burke; Trevor John (Wirral, GB)
Title: Distribution of video data
Patent Number: 7,882,436

Inventors: Burns; David W. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Optically coupled sealed-cavity resonator and process
Patent Number: 7,176,048

Inventors: Burns; Gregory (Seattle, WA), Dolf; Richard A. (Seattle, WA), Malsbary; Todd R. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Using bluetooth to establish ad-hoc connections between non-bluetooth wireless communication modules
Patent Number: 7,882,238

Inventors: Burrus; Nicolas (Lardy, FR), Nadar; Mariappan S. (Plainsboro, NJ)
Title: Systems, devices, and methods for diffusion tractography
Patent Number: 7,881,878

Inventors: Butler; Bryan Virge (Garrison, TX)
Title: Hydraulic multiphase pump
Patent Number: 7,175,394

Inventors: Butts; Lawrence Dale (Shelby Township, MI), Fust; Robert E. (Rochester, MI), Simmel; George Marc (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Low-cost connector apparatus and methods for use in high-speed data applications
Patent Number: 8,946,934

Inventors: Butuc; Stefan (The Woodlands, TX), Sue; Jiinjen A. (The Woodlands, TX), Sreshta; Harold A. (Conroe, TX), Sicilian; Joshua A. (Houston, TX)
Title: Enhanced elastomeric stator insert via reinforcing agent distribution and orientation
Patent Number: 8,944,789

Inventors: Byrne; Richard J. (Hillsborough, NJ), Masters; David S. (Schnecksville, PA)
Title: Non-blocking processor bus bridge for network processors or the like
Patent Number: 8,949,500

Inventors: Cabal; Antonio (Webster, NY), Pond; Stephen F. (Williamsburg, VA)
Title: Doubly-anchored thermal actuator having varying flexural rigidity
Patent Number: 7,175,258

Inventors: Cai; Yi (Jackson, NJ), Batshon; Hussam G. (Eatontown, NJ)
Title: System and method for generating soft decision reliability information from hard decisions in an optical signal receiver
Patent Number: 8,948,612

Inventors: Calderon; Justo Leonardo (Bogotaa, CO)
Title: Method of producing and applications of composition of hypochlorous acid
Patent Number: 8,945,630

Inventors: Camillo-Castillo; Renata (Essex Junction, VT), Dahlstrom; Erik M. (Los Altos, CA), Gauthier, Jr.; Robert J. (Hinesburg, VT), Gebreselasie; Ephrem G. (South Burlington, VT), Phelps; Richard A. (Colchester, VT), Shi; Yun (South Burlington, VT), Stricker; Andreas D. (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Silicon controlled rectifier with stress-enhanced adjustable trigger voltage
Patent Number: 8,946,799

Inventors: Campbell; Gary L. (Allen, TX)
Title: Methods and computer program products for route determination
Patent Number: 7,882,264

Inventors: Cannon; Ethan H. (Essex Junction, VT), Drake; Alan J. (Round Rock, TX), Gebara; Fadi H. (Austin, TX), Keane; John P. (Minneapolis, MN), Kleinosowski; AJ (Austin, TX)
Title: Method for Q.sub.CRIT measurement in bulk CMOS using a switched capacitor circuit
Patent Number: 7,881,135

Inventors: Cao; Feng (Beijing, CN), Hu; Gang (Beijing, CN), Li; Jing (Beijing, CN), Li; Zhong (Beijing, CN), Ren; Yong Liang (Beijing, CN), Wang; Xiao Yuan (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Document processing, template generation and concept library generation method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,949,108

Inventors: Caputo; Edward J. (Fairfax, VA), Sherman; Scott O. (Solon, IA), Johnson; Steven C. (Bethesda, MD)
Title: Systems and methods for providing portable voicemail services
Patent Number: 7,177,406

Inventors: Carballido Herrera; Jose M. (Allschwil, CH), Hartle; Stefan (Jesenwang, DE), Heusser; Christoph (Oberswil, CH), Klagge; Ingo (Neuried, DE), Polzer; Andrea (Munich, DE), Schwaerzler; Christoph (St. Louis, FR), Wochnik-Veltrup; Gabriela (Eching a.A, DE)
Title: Anti-IL12Rbeta1 antibodies and their use in treating autoimmune and inflammatory disorders
Patent Number: 8,945,548

Inventors: Carey; Patrick J. (Endwell, NY), Hanson; Bruce H. (Endicott, NY), Larson; Dale J. (Newark Valley, NY), Wisniewski; Michael A. (Owego, NY)
Title: Operations for product processing
Patent Number: 7,880,110

Inventors: Carlson; Grant Edward (Florissant, CO), Cunha; Karl Heinz (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Carrier device and method for a multiple disc array
Patent Number: 7,177,145

Inventors: Carr; Peter A. (Medford, MA), Chow; Brian Y. (Cambridge, MA), Jacobson; Joseph M. (Newton, MA), Mosley; David W. (Cambridge, MA), Emig; Christopher (Napa, CA)
Title: Methods for high fidelity production of long nucleic acid molecules
Patent Number: 7,879,580

Inventors: Carson; Kenneth G. (Princeton, NJ), Raman; Prakash (Acton, MA), Soucy; Francois (Stoneham, MA), Ye; Qing (Westborough, MA), Ghosh; Shomir (Brookline, MA)
Title: Substituted piperazinyl-pyrrolidine compounds useful as chemokine receptor antagonists
Patent Number: 7,880,002

Inventors: Carson; Robert W. (Cypress, TX), Huntley; Brian (Bellingham, MA)
Title: Method for assessing and forecasting the operational health of a telephone network switch
Patent Number: 7,881,904

Inventors: Carter; Paul M. (West Pennant Hills, AU), Bull; David J. (Riverview, AU)
Title: Medical device testing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,881,801

Inventors: Cary; George S. (Omaha, NE), Adam; Tyler L. (Omaha, NE)
Title: Water dispensing apparatus with water recirculation line
Patent Number: 7,175,760

Inventors: Castile; Jonathan (Nottingham, GB), Smith; Alan (Nottingham, GB), Cheng; Yu-Hui (Nottingham, GB), Watts; Peter James (Nottingham, GB)
Title: Non-aqueous pharmaceutical composition
Patent Number: 8,946,208

Inventors: Castillo; Cecilia M. (Lebanon, NJ), Roycraft; Theodore J. (Califon, NJ), Wilson; James (Berkeley Heights, NJ)
Title: Method for automatic graphical profiling of a system
Patent Number: 7,881,440

Inventors: Castillo; Claris (White Plains, NY), Steinder; Malgorzata (Leonia, NJ), Tantawi; Asser Nasreldin (Somers, NY)
Title: Cost-aware replication of intermediate data in dataflows
Patent Number: 8,949,558

Inventors: Celikkaya; Ahmet (Woodbury, MN), Anderson; Thomas J. (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Methods of making Al.sub.2O.sub.3-SiO.sub.2 ceramics
Patent Number: 7,175,786

Inventors: Cerati; Luca (Bologna, IT), Draghetti; Fiorenzo (Medicina, IT)
Title: Method of detecting and eliminating foreign bodies in a flow of tobacco
Patent Number: 7,176,696

Inventors: Cevc; Gregor (Kirchheim, DE)
Title: Formulation for topical non-invasive application in vivo
Patent Number: 7,175,850

Inventors: Cha; Kang-Wook (Changwon-shi, KR), Sung; Si-Kyong (Changwon-Shi, KR), Lee; Dong-Hyuk (Jinhae-Shi, KR), Kang; Seong-Min (Seoul, KR), Kim; Tae-Geun (Changwon-Shi, KR), Kim; In-Gyu (Jinhae-Shi, KR), Bae; Young-Ju (Changwon-Shi, KR), Koo; Jae-Hyung (Changwon-Shi, KR), Park; Byung-Il (Changwon-Shi, KR), Kim; Kyeong-Ho (Changwon-Shi, KR), Kim; Yang-Ho (Changwon-shi, KR), Hong; Young-Ho (Kimhae-Shi, KR), Heo; Kyeong-Wook (Changwon-shi, KR)
Title: Built-in type outdoor unit for air conditioner
Patent Number: 7,174,740

Inventors: Cha; Kyung-hoon (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Dae-sik (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Three-dimensional image display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,880,764

Inventors: Chada; Kiran K. (New York, NY), Chouinard; Roland (Piscataway, NJ), Ashar; Hena (Edison, NY), Sayed; Abu (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Methods of identifying adipocyte specific genes, the genes identified, and their uses
Patent Number: 7,879,544

Inventors: Chadwick; Thomas C. (Nipomo, CA), Santiago; Rebecca K. (Santa Maria, CA)
Title: Ytterbium-barium silicate radiopaque glasses
Patent Number: 7,175,700

Inventors: Chaki; Shinji (Gunma, JP), Kogure; Kentaro (Hokkaido, JP), Futaki; Shiroh (Kyoto, JP), Harashima; Hideyoshi (Hokkaido, JP)
Title: Liposome allowing liposome-entrapped substance to escape from endosome
Patent Number: 8,946,380

Inventors: Chakradhar; Vineel (Lincroft, NJ)
Title: Method to determine utility consumption of individual appliances in a household from periodic measurements of aggregate utility consumption
Patent Number: 8,949,052

Inventors: Chambers; Mark A. (Lexington, KY), Minter; Charles R. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Imaging device including a printhead controlled to eject fluid
Patent Number: 8,944,545

Inventors: Chan; Mandy (Vancouver, CA), Wright; Andrew S. (Vancouver, CA), Featherstone; Peter A. (Vancouver, CA), Geyer; John J. (Vancouver, CA), Williams; Stephen J. (Port Coquitlam, CA)
Title: Monitoring geospatial context of a mobile device
Patent Number: 8,948,784

Inventors: Chandra; Satish (Bangalore, IN), Thummalapenta; Suresh (Bangalore, IN), Sinha; Nishant (Bangalore, IN), Sinha; Saurabh (Bangalore, IN), Vaishampayan; Anand (Bangalore, IN), Lakshmi; Vasanta K. (Pune, IN)
Title: Generating test cases for covering enterprise rules and predicates
Patent Number: 8,949,795

Inventors: Chang; Chia-Chun (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Aperture stop and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,880,979

Inventors: Chang; Chin-Ming (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Holding frame for hard disk drive
Patent Number: 8,947,872

Inventors: Chang; Hisao M. (Austin, TX)
Title: Automated directory assistance system for a hybrid TDM/VoIP network
Patent Number: 7,881,451

Inventors: Chang; Hsien-Te (Taipei, TW)
Title: Circuit board clamping device
Patent Number: 7,177,160

Inventors: Chang; Jack (Fremont, CA), Mirzamaani; Mohammad (San Jose, CA), Tang; Kai (San Jose, CA)
Title: Media for recording devices
Patent Number: 7,879,467

Inventors: Chang; Jen-Tsorng (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Electrophoretic display having electromagnets
Patent Number: 7,880,956

Inventors: Chang; Jone (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method of manufacturing mess sponges
Patent Number: 7,175,239

Inventors: Chang; Josephine B. (Mahopac, NY), Guillorn; Michael A. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Sleight; Jeffrey W. (Ridgefield, CT)
Title: Method for keyhole repair in replacement metal gate integration through the use of a printable dielectric
Patent Number: 8,946,782

Inventors: Chang; Man (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Young-bae (Seoul, KR), Lee; Dong-soo (Gunpo-si, KR), Lee; Chang-bum (Seoul, KR), Lee; Seung-ryul (Seoul, KR), Kim; Chang-jung (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Myoung-jae (Hwaseong-si, KR), Kim; Kyung-min (Goyang-si, KR)
Title: Nonvolatile memory devices and methods of driving the same
Patent Number: 8,947,905

Inventors: Chang; Seok-Gyun (Yongin-si, KR), Hyung; Yoo-Eup (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Center pin and lithium ion secondary battery using the same
Patent Number: 7,879,498

Inventors: Chang; Young-Jin (Yongin-si, KR), Shim; Seung-Hwan (Seongnam-si, KR), Min; Hoon-Kee (Seoul, KR), Jung; Kwan-Wook (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Display device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,880,701

Inventors: Chansarkar; Mangesh (Fremont, CA), Raman; Sundar (Fremont, CA), Norman; Charles P. (Huntington Beach, CA), Underbrink; Paul A. (Lake Forest, CA), Falk; Henry D. (Long Beach, CA), Brown; James (Laguna Beach, CA), Harvey; Robert (San Francisco, CA), Michali; Peter (Irvine, CA), Higgins; Williams (Marlon, IA), Zhang; Gensheng (Cupertino, CA), Zhang; Qingwen (Irvine, CA)
Title: Control and features for satellite positioning system receivers
Patent Number: 8,947,300

Inventors: Chant; John (Millbrae, CA), Guerrero; Anthony S. (San Francisco, CA), Haverty; Peter (San Francisco, CA), Honchell; Cynthia (San Francisco, CA), Jung; Kenneth (San Francisco, CA), Wu; Thomas (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Methods and compositions for the diagnosis and treatment of cancer
Patent Number: 8,945,572

Inventors: Chao; Tian-Jy (Bedford, NY), Kim; Younghun (White Plains, NY)
Title: Interoperability format translation and transformation between IFC architectural design file and simulation file formats
Patent Number: 8,949,292

Inventors: Chappel; John (Mississauga, CA), Langlais; Brian J. (Almonte, CA), Karimi; Joubin (Kanata, CA), Roze; Richard D. (Toronto, CA), Cam; Son Binh (Scarborough, CA), Lee; Din (Toronto, CA), Tahir; Ehab (Mississauga, CA)
Title: Packet collisions and impulsive noise detection
Patent Number: 8,948,039

Inventors: Chase; Kevin M. (Saint Joseph, MI)
Title: Beverage dispensing system with automated water filter recommendation
Patent Number: 8,945,374

Inventors: Chaturvedi; Snigdha (New Delhi, IN), Faruquie; Tanveer Afzal (New Delhi, IN), Subramaniam; L. Venkata (Gurgaon, IN)
Title: Efficient development of a rule-based system using crowd-sourcing
Patent Number: 8,949,204

Inventors: Chau; Robert S. (Beaverton, OR), Barlage; Doulgas (Durham, NC), Jin; Been-Yih (Lake Oswego, OR)
Title: Field effect transistor and method of fabrication
Patent Number: 7,176,075

Inventors: Che; Yong (Ann Arbor, MI), Hu; Zhendong (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Method of fabricating an electrochemical device using ultrafast pulsed laser deposition
Patent Number: 7,879,410

Inventors: Chee; Eng Lock David (Beckenham, WA 6107, AU)
Title: Waste converter
Patent Number: 7,879,600

Inventors: Cheema; Tarik (Braunschweig, DE), Garnweitner; Georg (Braunschweig, DE), Schmid; Gunter (Hemhofen, DE), Taroata; Dan (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Dielectric protective layer for a self-organizing monolayer (SAM)
Patent Number: 8,945,297

Inventors: Chen; Benjamin (Beitun District, Taichung City, TW)
Title: Multipurpose net frame
Patent Number: 7,174,908

Inventors: Chen; Ga-Lane (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Mobile communication terminal
Patent Number: 7,880,768

Inventors: Chen; Hong-Yi Hubert (Fremont, CA), Fan; Henry Hin Kwong (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Memory mapped register file
Patent Number: 7,882,332

Inventors: Chen; Kuo-Tso (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Electronic device
Patent Number: 8,947,004

Inventors: Chen; Long L. (Matawan, NJ), Doerr; Christopher R. (Middletown, NJ), Dupuis; Nicolas (New York, NY)
Title: Tunable optical frequency comb generator
Patent Number: 8,947,766

Inventors: Chen; Minghua (Irvine, CA), Liang; Ping (Irvine, CA)
Title: Collision rectification in wireless communication devices
Patent Number: 7,177,294

Inventors: Chen; Ping Po (Tainan County, TW)
Title: Power control method and system for polarity inversion in LCD panels
Patent Number: 7,880,708

Inventors: Chen; Qixu David (Milpitas, CA), Nolan; Thomas P. (Mountain View, CA), Wu; Zhong Stella (Fremont, CA), Harkness, IV; Samuel Dacke (Berkeley, CA), Ranjan; Rajiv Yadav (San Jose, CA)
Title: Perpendicular magnetic recording media with improved crystallographic orientations and method of manufacturing same
Patent Number: 7,175,925

Inventors: Chen; Stephen (Changhua, TW)
Title: Vehicle infrared projection device
Patent Number: 8,944,656

Inventors: Chen; Tao (San Diego, CA), Leung; Nikolai K. N. (Takoma Park, MD), Tiedemann; Edward G. (Concord, MA), Sinnarajah; Ragulan (San Diego, CA)
Title: System and method for frame re-transmission in a broadcast communication system
Patent Number: 7,881,242

Inventors: Chen; Tsung-Chun (Taipei Hsien, TW), Fan; Chih-Fu (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Control circuit of power supply with selectable current-limiting modes
Patent Number: 7,177,131

Inventors: Chen; Yanfei (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Analog/digital converter
Patent Number: 8,947,286

Inventors: Chen; Yun-Lung (New Taipei, TW), Tong; Li (Wuhan, CN), Shan; Hai-Tao (Wuhan, CN)
Title: Electronic device enclosure
Patent Number: 8,944,529

Inventors: Cheng; Chang-Ming (New Taipei, TW), Cheng; Shun-Chung (Taitung County, TW), Wang; Chih-Huang (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Lighting device recessively mounted in a platform
Patent Number: 8,944,633

Inventors: Cheng; Chi Fung (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for write precompensation in a magnetic recording system
Patent Number: 7,880,986

Inventors: Cheng; Chung-Chieh (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Compound asperic ocular for riflescope
Patent Number: 7,177,087

Inventors: Cheng; Guohua (Shanghai, CN), Wu; Chenliang (Shanghai, CN), Sima; Miao (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Device and method for correcting kinescope scan distortion
Patent Number: 7,880,818

Inventors: Cheng; Kangguo (Schenectady, NY), Doris; Bruce B. (Brewster, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Mountain View, CA), Kerber; Pranita (Mount Kisco, NY)
Title: Three dimensional FET devices having different device widths
Patent Number: 8,946,010

Inventors: Cheng; Kuo-Sheng (Tainan, TW), Chen; Yen-Tin (Tainan, TW), Liu; Jia-Kuang (Tainan, TW)
Title: Cephalogram image analysis method
Patent Number: 7,881,515

Inventors: Cheng; Yao-Kun (Taipei, TW)
Title: Lock for peripheral in docking
Patent Number: 7,177,146

Inventors: Cheng; Yi-Lung (Taipei, TW), Wang; Ying-Lung (Taichung, TW)
Title: Nitride barrier layer to prevent metal (Cu) leakage issue in a dual damascene structure
Patent Number: 7,176,571

Inventors: Cheng; Yu-Ting (Elmsford, NY), Goma; Sherif A. (Hawthorne, NY), Magerlein; John Harold (Yorktown Heights, NY), Purushothaman; Sampath (Yorktown Heights, NY), Sambucetti; Carlos Juan (Croton on Hudson, NY), Walker; George Frederick (New York, NY)
Title: Technology for fabrication of packaging interface substrate wafers with fully metallized vias through the substrate wafer
Patent Number: 7,880,305

Inventors: Cheng; Yu-Ting (Hsinchu County, TW), Ching; Chee-Onn (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Bulb type apparatus and bulb socket
Patent Number: 8,944,634

Inventors: Chewter; Leslie Andrew (Amsterdam, NL), Ramesh; Rajaram (Amsterdam, NL), Van Westrenen; Jeroen (Amsterdam, NL)
Title: Process for preparing lower olefins from an oxygenate
Patent Number: 8,946,496

Inventors: Chiang; Kevin (Fremont, CA)
Title: Circuits and methods for dividing frequency by an odd value
Patent Number: 7,881,422

Inventors: Chiba; Hirotaka (Kawasaki, JP), Noda; Tsugio (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image printing device, verifying device, and printed material
Patent Number: 7,882,347

Inventors: Chiba; Teiichirou (Hiratsuka, JP), Kobayakawa; Tsuyoshi (Isehara, JP), Yoshida; Daisuke (Hadano, JP)
Title: Armature of electric motor and electric motor
Patent Number: 8,946,965

Inventors: Chinigo; Andrew (New York, NY)
Title: Security system for mass transit and mass transportation
Patent Number: 7,880,767

Inventors: Chinn; Stephen (Alexandria, VA), Goldberg; Lew (Fairfax, VA)
Title: Compact fiber-based scanning laser detection and ranging system
Patent Number: 8,946,637

Inventors: Chino; Shunsuke (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Method of calculating ratio of visible light component and image pickup apparatus using same
Patent Number: 7,880,805

Inventors: Chinta; Sivadinarayana (Missouri City, TX)
Title: Process for alkylation of toluene to form styrene and ethylbenzene
Patent Number: 8,946,495

Inventors: Chitouras; Costa G. (Somerville, MA)
Title: Apparatus and method for modifying toner cartridges for sealing
Patent Number: 7,175,725

Inventors: Chiu; Kuo-Feng (Taichung, TW), Chen; Shi-Kun (Taichung, TW), Ko; Tse-Hao (Taichung, TW)
Title: Super capacitor structure and the manufacture thereof
Patent Number: 8,947,853

Inventors: Chiu; Po-Wen (New Taipei, TW), Lu; Wen-Hu (Shenzhen, CN), Li; Zhan-Yang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Fan frame
Patent Number: 8,944,760

Inventors: Chmielewski; Craig (Shelby Township, MI), Kaffenberger; Justin (Livonia, MI)
Title: Composite with natural fibers
Patent Number: 7,879,925

Inventors: Cho; Cheon-Soo (Gyeongsangnam-Do, KR), Youn; Dong-Sik (Gyeongsangnam-Do, KR), Lee; Hyun-Wook (Gyeongsangnam-Do, KR), Ha; Samchul (Gyeongsangnam-Do, KR), Jun; Hyun-Woo (Gyeongsangnam-Do, KR)
Title: Surface treatment system and method
Patent Number: 7,175,880

Inventors: Cho; Jin Soo (Seoul, KR), Park; Gi Ho (Seoul, KR), Lee; Won Chang (Seongnam-si, KR), Lee; Shi Hwa (Seoul, KR), Kim; Do Hyung (Hwaseong-si, KR), Song; Joon Ho (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for restoring image by copying memory
Patent Number: 8,948,528

Inventors: Cho; Yun Sung (Bucheon-si, KR), Kim; Bum Man (Pohang-si, KR), Kang; Dae Hyun (Pohang-si, KR)
Title: Multi-mode Doherty power amplifier
Patent Number: 8,947,165

Inventors: Choi; Jinho (Saratoga, CA), Peng; Hao (Sunnyvale, CA), Zhang; Wanfeng (Palo Alto, CA), Doan; Tuyen (San Jose, CA)
Title: Two-peak current control for flyback voltage converters
Patent Number: 8,947,895

Inventors: Choi; Jung Kyoung (Incheon, KR)
Title: Device for preventing foreign substances from being inserted into lower part of foot pedal unit of vehicle
Patent Number: 8,944,203

Inventors: Choi; Shin Kyo (Gwachun-si, KR)
Title: Audio processing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,881,481

Inventors: Choi; You-Hee (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for preventing collision between vessels
Patent Number: 8,949,015

Inventors: Cholet; Georges (Ormes, FR)
Title: Method and device for automatic determination of the permeability of a porous material having alternating levels of porosity
Patent Number: 7,174,770

Inventors: Chou; Chu-Hsien (Taipei, TW)
Title: Support device of a motor shaft
Patent Number: 7,176,595

Inventors: Chou; Chung-Cheng (HsinChu, TW), Chuang; Chien-Hua (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Refresh counter with dynamic tracking of process, voltage and temperature variation for semiconductor memory
Patent Number: 7,177,220

Inventors: Chou; Hong-Shing (Taipei, TW)
Title: Two mask in-situ overlay checking method
Patent Number: 7,175,951

Inventors: Chowdhury; Ashfaque (Greensboro, NC)
Title: Methods and systems for tracking a product or service within a supply
Patent Number: 8,949,147

Inventors: Christiano; Angela (Upper Saddle River, NJ)
Title: Inhibition of hairless protein mRNA
Patent Number: 8,946,402

Inventors: Christoph; Thomas (Aachen, DE)
Title: Combination of selected opioids with muscarine antagonists for treating urinary incontinence
Patent Number: 8,946,290

Inventors: Chu; Yuan-Kai (Tainan County, TW), Chen; Pen-Hsin (Tainan County, TW), Chen; Kuei-Hsiang (Tainan County, TW), Bu; Lin-Kai (Tainan County, TW)
Title: Method for accessing a single port memory
Patent Number: 7,177,202

Inventors: Chum; Tung Hang (Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, CN)
Title: Convenience package for thin film products
Patent Number: 7,175,025

Inventors: Chun; Byung-Jin (Suwon-shi, KR), Yoon; Soon-Young (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for transmission beam forming of antenna array in a mobile communication system
Patent Number: 7,177,342

Inventors: Chun; Hong Gi (Seoul, KR)
Title: Clips for holding fiber optic cables of a security fence
Patent Number: 7,177,518

Inventors: Chung; Eun-Ae (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Myoung-Bum (Seoul, KR), Kim; Young-Pil (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Jin-Gyun (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Jin; Bean-Jun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Semiconductor devices having contact plugs including polysilicon doped with an impurity having a lesser diffusion coefficient than phosphorus
Patent Number: 7,176,533

Inventors: Chung; Il-Sug (Lyngby, DK)
Title: Laser device
Patent Number: 8,948,223

Inventors: Chung; Seong-eun (Seoul, KR), Jung; Il-yong (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Electronic device, and method for manufacturing symbol on exterior of electronic device
Patent Number: 8,945,406

Inventors: Ciesla; Craig Michael (Mountain View, CA), Yairi; Micah B. (Daly City, CA)
Title: User interface system and method
Patent Number: 8,947,383

Inventors: Cizek; Nicholas Charles (Superior, CO)
Title: Two-by-two optical routing element using two-position MEMS mirrors
Patent Number: 7,177,498

Inventors: Clarke; Michael E. (St. Michael, MN), Miltich; Thomas P. (Maple Grove, MN), Breyen; Mark D. (Plymouth, MN), Lessar; Joseph F. (Coon Rapids, MN), Rorvick; Anthony W. (Champlin, MN), Pignato; Paul A. (Stacy, MN), Casby; Kurt J. (Grant, MN)
Title: Implantable medical device having flat electrolytic capacitor with porous gas vent within electrolyte fill tube
Patent Number: 7,177,140

Inventors: Clayton; Matthew (Houston, TX), Mullins; Oliver C. (Ridgefield, CT), Nguyen; Timothy T. (Houston, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for evaluating data associated with an offshore energy platform
Patent Number: 7,881,869

Inventors: Coatney; Doug (Sunnyvale, CA), Gavarre; Sharon (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Creating environmental snapshots of storage device failure events
Patent Number: 8,949,863

Inventors: Coats; Deane M. (Sacramento, CA), Reis; Robert A. (Folsom, CA)
Title: Corrosion protection method
Patent Number: 7,175,893

Inventors: Cocchioni; Pasquale (Spello, IT)
Title: Container for a plurality of disposable applicators comprising a reservoir for a substance to be applied
Patent Number: 8,944,710

Inventors: Coggan; Jennifer A. (Cambridge, CA), McGuire; Gregory (Mississauga, CA), Hu; Nan-Xing (Oakville, CA), Hor; Ah-Mee (Mississauga, CA)
Title: Photoreceptor
Patent Number: 7,879,518

Inventors: Cohen; Earl T (Oakland, CA), Canepa; Timothy L (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Self-journaling and hierarchical consistency for non-volatile storage
Patent Number: 8,949,517

Inventors: Cohn; A. Wade (Austin, TX), Vetter; Bran J. (Austin, TX), Chopra; Arjun (Brookline, MA)
Title: Cross-channel communication of data collected by channel-specific user interfaces
Patent Number: 7,881,439

Inventors: Cohn; Daniel (Jerusalem, IL), Stern; Theodor (Jerusalem, IL), Levi; Avraham (Shoham, IL)
Title: Polymeric compositions
Patent Number: 7,879,356

Inventors: Coleman, Jr.; William E. (Clearwater, FL), Sanders; Fonzie K. (Clearwater, FL), Yates, II; Christopher T. (St. Petersburg, FL)
Title: Differential mode inductor with a center tap
Patent Number: 7,176,774

Inventors: Collins; David Allan (Garland, TX)
Title: System and method for scalable and redundant COPS message routing in an IP multimedia subsystem
Patent Number: 7,882,226

Inventors: Collins; Jerry M. (Rockville, MD), Klecker, Jr.; Raymond W. (Silver Spring, MD), Anderson; Lawrence W. (Wheaton, MD)
Title: Imaging of drug accumulation as a guide to antitumor therapy
Patent Number: 7,175,830

Inventors: Collins; Nathalie Sophia (Sunnyvale, CA), Villaron; Shawn (San Jose, CA)
Title: Controlled access to objects or areas in an electronic document
Patent Number: 7,882,565

Inventors: Colthurst; James Richard (Hungerford, GB)
Title: Electrical treatment apparatus
Patent Number: 8,948,864

Inventors: Comp; Lynn A. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Network based archiving of user-specific information in a communication system
Patent Number: 7,881,698

Inventors: Comparan; Miguel (Rochester, MN), Hoover; Russell D. (Rochester, MN), Shearer; Robert A. (Rochester, MN), Watson, III; Alfred T. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Transferring architected state between cores
Patent Number: 8,949,836

Inventors: Condon; Nicholas J. (Silver Spring, MD), Bowman; Steven R. (Edgewater, MD), O'Connor; Shawn P. (Dunkirk, VA)
Title: Melt stabilization and vapor-phase synthesis of cesium germanium halides
Patent Number: 8,945,418

Inventors: Connon; Stephen Joseph (Dublin, IE), Peschiulli; Aldo (Lecce, IT), Procuranti; Barbara (Marina di Carrara, IT)
Title: Kinetic resolution
Patent Number: 8,946,429

Inventors: Cook; Andrew D. (Jackson, MI), Scott; Michael J. (Horton, MI), St. John; Joel D. (Onsted, MI)
Title: System for manipulating concrete spreading hoses
Patent Number: 8,944,445

Inventors: Cordova; Carlos J. (Los Angeles, CA), Vargas; Sammy (Rosemead, CA)
Title: Vacuum assisted post hole digger tool and apparatus with rotary clog breaker
Patent Number: 8,944,187

Inventors: Cornett; James W. (Bluff City, TN), Karklins; Gregory J. (Johnson City, TN)
Title: Systems, devices, and methods for network wizards
Patent Number: 8,949,382

Inventors: Cornish; Wayne E. (Fallbrook, CA), Schreiner; John (Weston, FL), Jacobs; James (Mountain View, CA), Jalisi; Marc M. (North Miami, FL), Richardson; Mark T. (Escondido, CA), Stalker; Kent C. (Temecula, CA), Palmer; Olin J. (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Guidewire having linear change in stiffness
Patent Number: 7,878,985

Inventors: Coster; Hans Gerard Leonard (Randwick, AU), Chilcott; Terry Calvin (Sans Souci, AU)
Title: In situ membrane monitoring
Patent Number: 8,947,104

Inventors: Cox; Michael M. (Oregon, WI), Lusetti; Shelley L. (Madison, WI), Eggler; Aimee L. (Chicago, IL), Haruta; Nami (Madison, WI)
Title: RecA mutants
Patent Number: 7,176,007

Inventors: Craighead; Mark (Manchester, GB), Palin; Ronald (Manchester, GB), Murray; Neil (Manchester, GB), Lindsay; Derek (Manchester, GB)
Title: Substituted [1,2,4]triazolo[4,3-A]pyrazines for medicaments and pharmaceutical compositions
Patent Number: 8,946,224

Inventors: Cranna; Mark T. (Somers, CT)
Title: Saw blade having increased tooth stiffness and resistance to fatigue failure
Patent Number: 7,174,823

Inventors: Crapo; James D. (Englewood, CO), Day; Brian J. (Englewood, CO), Trova; Michael P. (Schenectady, NY), Gauuan; Polvina Jolicia (Albany, NY), Kitchen; Douglas B. (Schenectady, NY), Fridovich; Irwin (Durham, NC), Batinic-Haberle; Ines (Durham, NC)
Title: Substituted porphyrins
Patent Number: 8,946,202

Inventors: Creecy; Courtney M. (San Antonio, TX), Bizios; Rena (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Alternating electric current directs, enhances, and accelerates mesenchymal stem cell differentiation into either osteoblasts or chondrocytes but not adipocytes
Patent Number: 8,945,894

Inventors: Croak; Marian (Fair Haven, NJ), Eslambolchi; Hossein (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for enabling network based media manipulation
Patent Number: 7,881,294

Inventors: Croizat; Pierre (Herbrechtingen, DE), Eckstein; Axel (Heidenheim, DE), Roettger; Marc (Bad Boll, DE)
Title: Vacuum generation device for medical applications
Patent Number: 8,945,073

Inventors: Crutchley; Edward Brooke (Kent, GB)
Title: Bottle, especially for mascara, comprising a label having barrier properties, and production method
Patent Number: 8,944,711

Inventors: Cumbers; Blake (Henderson, NV)
Title: Passive biometric customer identification and tracking system
Patent Number: 7,175,528

Inventors: Cushing; Timothy D. (Pacifica, CA), He; Xiao (Foster City, CA), Smith; Marie-Louise (Half Moon Bay, CA), DeGraffenreid; Michael R. (San Francisco, CA), Powers; Jay (Pacifica, CA), Tomooka; Craig S. (San Mateo, CA), Clark; David L. (Albany, CA), Hao; Xiaolin (San Francisco, CA), Jaen; Juan C. (Burlingame, CA), Labelle; Marc (Burlingame, CA), Walker; Nigel P. C. (Burlingame, CA), Gill; Adrian L. (Wilstead, GB), Talamas; Francisco X. (Mountain View, CA), Labadie; Sharada (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Inflammation modulators
Patent Number: 7,176,314

Inventors: Cushman; Mark S. (West Lafayette, IN), Pezzuto; John M. (Hilo, HI), Mati; Arup (Purga Medinipur, IN)
Title: Chemotherapeutic flavonoids, and syntheses thereof
Patent Number: 8,946,287

Inventors: Cutter, III; Watts C (Houston, TX)
Title: Drilling motor optical encoder mounting apparatus and method of installation
Patent Number: 8,946,955

Inventors: D'Amelio; Frank (Los Olivos, CA), Konstorum; Gregory (Stamford, CT), Mazurkewitz; Anthony (Danbury, CT)
Title: Removable optical assembly for a medical instrument
Patent Number: 7,878,972

Inventors: D'Evelyn; Mark Philip (Niskayuna, NY), Anthony; Thomas Richard (Schenectady, NY), Arthur; Stephen Daley (Glenville, NY), Levinson; Lionel Monty (Niskayuna, NY), Lucek; John William (Powell, OH), Rowland; Larry Burton (Scotia, NY), Vagarali; Suresh Shankarappa (Columbus, OH)
Title: Method for reducing defect concentrations in crystals
Patent Number: 7,175,704

Inventors: D'Ouince; Arnaud (Toulouse, FR), Brivet; Valerie (Leguevin, FR)
Title: Device for the protection of a probe joined to an external wall of an aircraft
Patent Number: 7,175,344

Inventors: Dahan; Ofer (Midreshet Ben Gurion, IL)
Title: Flexible probe for measuring moisture content in soil
Patent Number: 7,176,697

Inventors: Dahmen; Kirsten (Freinsheim, DE), Oftring; Alfred (Bad Durkheim, DE), Baumann; Katrin (Mannheim, DE), Hugo; Randolf (Dirmstein, DE), Hahn; Thilo (Kirchheimbolanden, DE), Melder; Johann-Peter (Bohl-Iggelheim, DE)
Title: Production method for ethyleneamine mixtures
Patent Number: 7,880,036

Inventors: Dai; Shaoan (San Jose, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for performing variable structure timing recovery
Patent Number: 8,948,330

Inventors: Dai; Xingdong (Bethleham, PA), Zhang; Geoffrey (Allentown, PA), Olsen; Max J. (Mertztown, PA)
Title: Backplane emulation technique for automated testing
Patent Number: 7,882,404

Inventors: Dalton; Robert C. (Long Branch, NJ)
Title: Electromagnetic susceptors for artificial dielectric systems and devices
Patent Number: 7,176,427

Inventors: Dameron; Charles (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Self-assembled proteins and related methods and protein structures
Patent Number: 7,879,578

Inventors: Damitz; Jens (Illingen, DE), Schueler; Matthias (Steinheim, DE), Mader; Christian (Gerlingen, DE), Kessler; Michael (Weissach, DE), Dautel; Vincent (Stuttgart, DE), Sievert; Arvid (Esslingen, DE)
Title: Method for metering fuel into combustion chambers of an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,881,855

Inventors: Daneau; Marc (Chenove, FR), Pillot; Adrien (Rueil-Malmaison, FR)
Title: Method for working out a temperature instruction cartography at entry into a particle filter
Patent Number: 7,881,853

Inventors: Danishefsky; Samuel J. (Englewood, NJ), Allen; Jennifer R. (Indianapolis, IN), Ragupathi; Govindaswami (New York, NY), Livingston; Philip O. (New York, NY), Williams; Lawrence (New York, NY)
Title: Glycoconjugates, glycoamino acids, intermediates thereto, and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,879,335

Inventors: Dantolen; Harry E. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Reciprocating weight exercise apparatus
Patent Number: 7,175,575

Inventors: Dapper; Mark J. (Cincinnati, OH), Geile; Michael J. (Loveland, OH), Hill; Terrance J. (Fairfield, OH), Roberts; Harold A. (Eden Prairie, MN), Anderson; Brian D. (Plymouth, MN), Brede; Jeffrey (Eden Prairie, MN), Wadman; Mark S. (Plano, TX), Kirscht; Robert J. (Savage, MN), Herrmann; James J. (Eagan, MN), Fort; Michael J. (Eagan, MN), Buska; Steven P (Minnetonka, MN), Solum; Jeff (Bloomington, MN), Enfield; Debra Lea (Chaska, MN), Berg; Darrell (Bloomington, MN), Smigelski; Thomas (Lake Zurich, IL), Tucker; Thomas C (Chapel Hill, NC), Hall; Joe (Bloomington, MN), Logajan; John M. (Arden Hills, MN), Boualouang; Somvay (Bloomington, MN), Lou; Heng (Bloomington, MN), Elpers; Mark (Elk River, MN), Downs; Matt (Bloomington, MN), Ferris; Tammy (Bloomington, MN), Opoczynski; Adam (Plano, TX), Russell; David S (Minneapolis, MN), Nelson; Calvin G (Shorewood, MN), Samant; Niranjan R (Midletown, CT), Chiappetta; Joseph F (Trumbull, CT), Sarnikowski; Scott (Plymouth, MN)
Title: Systems and method for orthogonal frequency divisional multiplexing
Patent Number: 7,881,181

Inventors: Dash; Sambit Kumar (Karnataka, IN), Walia; Harpreet Singh (Karnataka, IN)
Title: Techniques for establishing virtual devices
Patent Number: 8,949,861

Inventors: Datta; Ankur (White Plains, NY), Feris; Rogerio S. (Hartford, CT), Pankanti; Sharathchandra U. (Darien, CT), Zhai; Yun (Bedford Hills, NY)
Title: Boosting object detection performance in videos
Patent Number: 8,948,454

Inventors: Dave; Digant P. (Austin, TX), Milner; Thomas E. (Austin, TX), Akkin; Taner (Boston, MA)
Title: Fiber-based optical low coherence tomography
Patent Number: 7,177,491

Inventors: Davey; Jonathan (Kanata, CA), Peng; Wang-Hsin (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for adjusting a symbol decision threshold at a receiver in a communication network
Patent Number: 8,948,313

Inventors: Davis; Randall (Redmond, WA), Couckuyt; Jeff (Bothell, WA), Davies; Paul (Seattle, WA)
Title: Formatting object for modifying the visual attributes of visual objects to reflect data values
Patent Number: 7,176,925

Inventors: Dawson; Joel L. (Woodbridge, VA), Lee; Thomas H. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Automatic phase alignment for high-bandwidth cartesian-feedback power amplifiers
Patent Number: 7,177,366

Inventors: Dax; Roman (Baretswill, CH), Luginbuehl; Thomas (Ibach, CH)
Title: Device and method for packaging objects
Patent Number: 8,943,782

Inventors: De Corte; Bart (South Hampton, PA), Kinney; William A. (Newtown, PA), Maryanoff; Bruce E. (Forest Grove, PA), Ghosh; Shyamali (Norristown, PA), Liu; Li (Doylestown, PA)
Title: Piperidinyl compounds that selectively bind integrins
Patent Number: 7,879,881

Inventors: De Haan; Gerard (Eindhoven, NL), Ciuhu; Calina (Endhoven, NL)
Title: Motion estimation with video mode detection
Patent Number: 7,881,500

Inventors: De Koning; Abraham Gijsbert (Waarder, NL)
Title: Assembly and method for machining of an object with a milling machine
Patent Number: 8,944,730

Inventors: De La Mettrie; Roland (Le Vesinet, FR), Boudy; Francoise (Paris, FR)
Title: Oxidation dye composition for keratin fibres comprising a nonionic amphiphilic polymer
Patent Number: 7,175,674

Inventors: De Volpi; Alexander (Oceanside, CA)
Title: Radiation-monitoring diagnostic hodoscope system for nuclear-power reactors
Patent Number: 8,946,645

Inventors: Debique; Kirt (Seattle, WA), Speed; Robin C. B. (Hampshire, GB), Ludwig; C. Alan (Renton, WA), Dunbar; Geoffrey T. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Demultiplexer application programming interface
Patent Number: 7,882,510

Inventors: DeBonis; Thomas Joseph (Tempe, AZ)
Title: Assembly packaging using induction heating
Patent Number: 7,880,124

Inventors: DeCusatis; Casimer M. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Three dimensional image projector with dual light modulators
Patent Number: 8,944,604

Inventors: Dedene; Nele (Houthalen-Helchteren, BE), Thielemans; Robbie (Nazareth, BE), Hille; Herbert Van (Cambridge, MA), Bird; William E. (Winksele, BE)
Title: Pixel structure with optimized subpixel sizes for emissive displays
Patent Number: 7,176,861

Inventors: Deerberg; Manuel (Hille, DE), Orlitz; Tom (Neuzelle, DE)
Title: Connection mechanism for connection of armrests to tables or chairs
Patent Number: 8,944,390

Inventors: Degani; Hadassa (Rehovot, IL)
Title: Apparatus for monitoring a system with time in space and method therefor
Patent Number: 7,881,897

Inventors: del Rosario; Francis E. (Rochester, MN), Eddy; Kael B. (Lanesboro, MN), Erie; Clinton W. (Adams, MN), Knipfer; Ivory W. (Rochester, MN), Zemke; Matthew H. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Attribute based inventory usage and stocking
Patent Number: 8,949,149

Inventors: Dellmann; Laurent A. (Rueschlikon, CH), Engelen; Johan B. C. (Rueschlikon, CH), Furrer; Simeon (Rueschlikon, CH), Lantz; Mark A. (Rueschlikon, CH), Rothuizen; Hugo E. (Rueschlikon, CH)
Title: Tape head system with controllable electrostatic elements
Patent Number: 8,947,829

Inventors: DeLuca; Stephan (Dunwoody, GA), Krishnan; Sitaraman (Potsdam, NY)
Title: Electrically conducting thin films and methods of making same
Patent Number: 8,945,429

Inventors: Delvaux; John McConnell (Fountain Inn, SC), Luo; Huageng (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: System and method for obtaining and de-noising vibratory data
Patent Number: 8,949,085

Inventors: Demathelin; Michel (Strasbourg, FR), Maurin; Benjamin (Cran-Gevrier, FR), Bayle; Bernard (Strasbourg, FR), Gangloff; Jacques (Mulhausen, FR), Piccin; Olivier (Mittelhausen, FR)
Title: Robotic positioning and orientation device and needle holder comprising one such device
Patent Number: 7,881,823

Inventors: Denen; Dennis J. (Westerville, OH), Young; Neil P. (Redwood City, CA), Moreau; Gary L. (Rochester, MI), Pierson; Martin (Howell, MI), Grubba; Robert (Ormond Beach, FL)
Title: Control and motor arrangement for use in model train
Patent Number: 7,880,414

Inventors: Denenberg; Jack (Longwood, FL), Febo; Denise (Everett, WA)
Title: Method for registering with a communication service
Patent Number: 7,881,717

Inventors: Deng; Xunming (Sylvania, OH), Liao; Xianbo (Toledo, OH), Du; Wenhui (Toledo, OH)
Title: Hybrid window layer for photovoltaic cells
Patent Number: 7,879,644

Inventors: Dennes; T. Joseph (Parkesburg, PA), Perry; Michael P. (Downingtown, PA)
Title: Methods for improved DNA release from binding substrates and/or decreasing PCR inhibition in pathogen detection
Patent Number: 8,945,834

Inventors: Denti; Federica (Schwalbach am Taunus, DE), Stellbrink; Beate Rosemarie (Schwalbach, DE)
Title: Absorbency protuberance identifier disposed on each tampon in the article array
Patent Number: 7,175,616

Inventors: Deogun; Harmander Singh (Austin, TX), Nowka; Kevin J. (Georgetown, TX), Rao; Rahul M. (Elmsford, NY), Senger; Robert M. (Austin, TX)
Title: Static pulsed bus circuit and method having dynamic power supply rail selection
Patent Number: 7,882,370

Inventors: Derouet; Odile (Montrouge, FR)
Title: Method for controlling access to an encrypted programme
Patent Number: 7,881,478

Inventors: Deshpande; Sachin Govind (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Client-side bandwidth allocation for continuous and discrete media
Patent Number: 7,881,335

Inventors: Desnoyers; Serge (Ste-Foy, CA)
Title: Method of lethally sensitizing human and animal cells
Patent Number: 7,176,188

Inventors: Devine; James Michael (Blairstown, NJ), Kostbade; Mark Elliot (Succasunna, NJ), Spang; Stephen Thomas (Wharton, NJ)
Title: Circuit to improve data bus performance
Patent Number: 7,176,739

Inventors: Dewes; Markus (Oberthal, DE)
Title: Filter
Patent Number: 8,945,388

Inventors: Dey; Aaron (London, GB), Allen; Steven (London, GB)
Title: Camera apparatus
Patent Number: 8,948,812

Inventors: Dhandapani; Hariharan (Fremont, CA)
Title: Location-based informaton display
Patent Number: 8,949,212

Inventors: Diachina; John (Garner, NC), Carlsson; Hans (Cary, NC)
Title: Wireless communications apparatus, methods and computer program products using broadcast control channel messaging
Patent Number: 7,177,299

Inventors: Dianda; Robert B. (Leawood, KS)
Title: Method for testing a local number portability (LNP) ported telephone number
Patent Number: 7,881,452

Inventors: Dickens; Louie A. (Tucson, AZ), Faries; Olive P. (Tucson, AZ), Holley; Laurence W. (Tucson, AZ), Jackson; Sheri L. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Best practices analysis of zones and components in a network
Patent Number: 8,949,387

Inventors: Diefenbaugh; Paul (Portland, OR), Howard; John (Portland, OR)
Title: Power efficient flow control model for USB asynchronous transfers
Patent Number: 8,949,636

Inventors: Diegel; Heike (Iffeldorf, DE), Dollinger; Rudolf (Munich, DE), Krimmer; Roland (Germering, DE), Sieben; Bernhard (Neuried, DE)
Title: Method and device for checking the connection of a positive supply voltage to a subscriber access line comprising a plurality of wires
Patent Number: 8,948,347

Inventors: Dierenfeldt; Frank (Hamburg, DE), Stahl; Gerd (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Method for mounting an aircraft component and aircraft assembly
Patent Number: 8,944,382

Inventors: Dietrich; Rango (Constance, DE), Linder; Rudolf (Constance, DE), Ney; Hartmut (Constance, DE)
Title: Pharmaceutical preparation comprising an active dispersed on a matrix
Patent Number: 7,175,854

Inventors: Difeo; Frank P. (Bradford, MA)
Title: Yo-yo having a concave bearing surface for performing string layering maneuvers
Patent Number: 7,175,500

Inventors: Diller; E. Wendell (Oakdale, MN)
Title: Shotgun shell flight path indicator
Patent Number: 7,174,833

Inventors: Dimmer; Steven C. (Bellevue, WA), Wright; J. Nelson (Mercer Island, WA), Mayo; William T. (Seal Beach, CA)
Title: System for spatially adjustable excitation of leadless miniature marker
Patent Number: 7,176,798

Inventors: Dimou; Konstantinos (Stockholm, SE), Kazmi; Muhammad (Bromma, SE), Muller; Walter (Upplands Vasby, SE), Xuan; Zhiyi (Taby, SE)
Title: Methods and arrangements for mobility management
Patent Number: 8,948,764

Inventors: Dion; Dominique (Bourges, FR), Jayet; Sylvain (Bourges, FR), Aumasson; Regis (Bourges, FR)
Title: Explosive shell having improved resistance to shocks
Patent Number: 7,174,834

Inventors: DiRubio; Christopher A. (Webster, NY), Thompson; Michael D. (Rochester, NY), Fletcher; Gerald M. (Pittsford, NY), Radulski; Charles A. (Macedon, NY)
Title: Biased charge roller with embedded electrodes with post-nip breakdown to enable improved charge uniformity
Patent Number: 7,177,572

Inventors: Dobesberger; Franz (Schwarzenau, AT), Flankl; Herbert (Perg, AT), Leitlmeier; Dietmar (Schleissheim/Wels, AT), Birgmann; Alois (Moosdorf, AT), Schulz; Peter (Simbach, DE)
Title: Process for producing a lightweight molded part and molded part made of metal foam
Patent Number: 7,175,689

Inventors: Dobson; Geoffrey Phillip (Wulguru, AU)
Title: Transplants
Patent Number: 8,946,189

Inventors: Dobson; Robert William Albert (London, GB), Reed; Keith (London, GB), Greening; Christopher (London, GB)
Title: Data storage and processing systems
Patent Number: 7,881,319

Inventors: Dodd; Chris (Portland, OR), Dunning; Dave (Portland, OR)
Title: Reconfigurable media controller to accommodate multiple data types and formats
Patent Number: 7,881,341

Inventors: Doi; Yoshiharu (Gifu, JP)
Title: Radio reception system that can remove interference signal component signal component of another user from a reception signal
Patent Number: 7,177,346

Inventors: Domercq; Benoit (Jumet, BE), Marenne; Ingrid (Jumet, BE), Martinquet; Samuel (Jumet, BE), Lamblin; Guillaume (Ixelles, BE), Dupont; Christine (Ottignies, BE)
Title: Process for the production of a deposit of inorganic nanoparticles having micro gaps onto a light-transparent support
Patent Number: 8,945,670

Inventors: Donaghey; Robert J (Lexington, MA)
Title: Automatic attachment and detachment for hub and peripheral devices
Patent Number: 8,949,484

Inventors: Dong; Qionghuan (Ningbo, CN)
Title: Underwater light for swimming pool
Patent Number: 8,944,625

Inventors: Dono; Chiaki (Chuo-ku, JP), Narui; Seiji (Chuo-ku, JP), Maruno; Seiichi (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having input receiver circuit that operates in response to strobe signal
Patent Number: 8,947,128

Inventors: Dooley; Miles R. (Austin, TX), Indukuru; Venkat R. (Austin, TX), Mericas; Alex E. (Austin, TX), O'Connell; Francis P. (Austin, TX)
Title: Ineffective prefetch determination and latency optimization
Patent Number: 8,949,579

Inventors: Doong; Yih-Yuh (Hsin-Chu, TW), Chang; Keh-Jeng (Hsin-Chu, TW), Mii; Yuh-Jier (Hsin-Chu, TW), Liu; Sally (Hsin-Chu, TW), Hung; Lien Jung (Taipei, TW), Chang; Victor Chih Yuan (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Accurate capacitance measurement for ultra large scale integrated circuits
Patent Number: 7,880,494

Inventors: Doris; Bruce B. (Brewster, NY), Cartier; Eduard Albert (New York, NY), Linder; Barry Paul (Hastings-on-Hudson, NY), Narayanan; Vijay (New York, NY), Paruchuri; Vamsi (New York, NY)
Title: Simple low power circuit structure with metal gate and high-k dielectric
Patent Number: 7,880,243

Inventors: Doris; Bruce B. (Brewster, NY), Cheng; Kangguo (Guilderland, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Slingerlands, NY), La Tulipe, Jr.; Douglas C. (Guilderland, NY)
Title: Inverted thin channel mosfet with self-aligned expanded source/drain
Patent Number: 8,946,007

Inventors: Dosluoglu; Taner (New York, NY), Brill; Michael Henry (Kingston, NJ)
Title: Red/green pixel with simultaneous exposure and improved MTF
Patent Number: 7,176,544

Inventors: Dow; Eli M. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Da Silva; Dilma (White Plains, NY)
Title: Virtual machine load balancing
Patent Number: 8,949,428

Inventors: Dowd; Alan (White Bear Lake, MN)
Title: Secure removable drive system
Patent Number: 8,949,622

Inventors: Droste; Manfred (Limburg-Offheim, DE)
Title: Rotary hammer
Patent Number: 7,174,969

Inventors: Drucker; Daniel J. (Toronto, CA)
Title: Methods of enhancing functioning of the large intestine
Patent Number: 7,176,182

Inventors: Dryfoos; Robert O. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Fallon; Dennis (Sharon, CT), Manoni; Colette A. (Brewster, NY), Spies; Mark (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Methods, systems and computer program products for dynamic linkage
Patent Number: 8,949,868

Inventors: Dube; Roger R. (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Electronic file protection using location
Patent Number: 7,177,426

Inventors: Dubois; Jacques (Neufchatel, CA), Fortin; Jean (St-Nicolas, CA), Mathieu; Pierre (Cap Rouge, CA)
Title: Missile steering using laser scattering by atmosphere
Patent Number: 7,175,130

Inventors: Ducheneaut; Nicolas (Palo Alto, CA), Nickell; Eric S. (Los Gatos, CA), Thornton; James D. (Redwood City, CA), Bobrow; Daniel G. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Method, apparatus, and program products for socially synchronizing an experiential data stream
Patent Number: 7,882,530

Inventors: Dudeck; Dennis E. (Hazelton, PA), Evans; Donald Albert (Lancaster, OH), McPartland; Richard Joseph (Nazareth, PA), Pham; Hai Quang (Hatfield, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for reducing leakage current in a read only memory device using shortened precharge phase
Patent Number: 7,177,212

Inventors: Duftler; Matthew Jason (Mahopac, NY), Lovell; Douglas Charles (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Limiting execution of software programs
Patent Number: 8,949,803

Inventors: Duftler; Matthew Jason (Mahopac, NY), Lovell; Douglas Charles (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Limiting execution of software programs
Patent Number: 8,949,804

Inventors: Dunkel; Ralf (Lyons, FR), Elbe; Hans-Ludwig (Wuppertal, DE), Greul; Jorg Nico (Leichlingen, DE), Hartmann; Benoit (Langenfeld, DE), Wachendorff-Neumann; Ulrike (Neuwied, DE), Dahmen; Peter (Neuss, DE), Kuck; Karl-Heinz (Langenfeld, DE)
Title: Isopentyl carboxanilides for combating undesired micro-organisms
Patent Number: 7,879,760

Inventors: Duong; Anh (Fremont, CA), Fitz; Clemens (Dresden, DE), Karlsson; Olov (San Jose, CA)
Title: Aqua regia and hydrogen peroxide HCI combination to remove Ni and NiPt residues
Patent Number: 8,946,015

Inventors: Dupre; Scott (Fall River, MA)
Title: Fixture accessory retaining assembly
Patent Number: 8,944,648

Inventors: Durrant; Linda (Nottingham, GB), Parsons; Tina (Nottingham, GB)
Title: Binding member which binds to both Lewis-.sup.y and Lewis-.sup.b haptens, and its use for treating cancer
Patent Number: 7,879,983

Inventors: Durrant; Steven (Abingdon, GB), Charrier; Jean-Damien (Wantage, GB), Studley; John (Abingdon, GB)
Title: Caspase inhibitor prodrugs
Patent Number: 7,879,891

Inventors: Dusterhoff; Kurt E. (Evesham, GB)
Title: Control system
Patent Number: 7,881,940

Inventors: Easwar; Venkat (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Autoexposure methodology in a digital camera
Patent Number: 7,176,976

Inventors: Eaton; William Chris (Cary, NC)
Title: Shaped loudspeaker output in a communications handset
Patent Number: 7,881,759

Inventors: Ebdrup; Soren (Roskilde, DK), Nielsen; Kim Troensegaard (Jyllinge, DK), Greve; Tanja Maria (Birkerod, DK)
Title: Polymorphic form of a calcimimetic compound
Patent Number: 8,946,474

Inventors: Ebert; Marco (35094 Lahntal, DE), Scheibel; Thorsten (61231 Bad Nauheim, DE), Henrich; Martin (35582 Wetzler, DE), Weiss; Roland (35625 Huttenberg, DE)
Title: Method for producing a fiber composite component, and apparatus for producing such a component
Patent Number: 7,175,787

Inventors: Eberth; Ulrich (Miltenberg, DE), Joern; Paul (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Method for manufacturing a fiber reinforced synthetic composite structural element using fiber textile preforms
Patent Number: 7,175,795

Inventors: Eckardt; Horst (Munchen, DE), Kranz; Sieglinde (Germering, DE), Regnat; Nikolaus (Munchen, DE)
Title: Method and device for the quality analysis of system models
Patent Number: 8,949,167

Inventors: Edelman; Meir (Rehovot, IL), Perl; Avihai (Rishon LeZion, IL), Flaishman; Moshe (Ramat Aviv, IL), Blumenthal; Amnon (Rehovot, IL)
Title: Transgenic Lemnaceae
Patent Number: 7,176,352

Inventors: Eder; Thomas (Traun, AT), Millner; Robert (Loosdorf, AT), Plaul; Jan-Friedemann (Linz, AT), Rein; Norbert (Vienna, AT), Zehetbauer; Karl (Feldkirchen, AT)
Title: Process and apparatus for reducing charge materials containing iron ore or for producing pig iron or liquid primary steel products
Patent Number: 8,945,273

Inventors: Eerolainen; Lauri Johannes (Paimio, FI), Kela; Kalle Petteri (Kaarina, FI)
Title: Apparatus and method for requesting uplink radio resources
Patent Number: 8,948,772

Inventors: Egami; Takehiro (Toyama, JP), Nakayama; Naomi (Toyama, JP)
Title: Touch panel
Patent Number: 7,880,821

Inventors: Eger; Ulrich (Zaberfeld, DE)
Title: Electrical supply and starting system for a motor vehicle and method for operating the electrical supply and starting system
Patent Number: 8,946,926

Inventors: Ehlers; Bernd (Hamburg, DE), Herzog; Mark (Barsbuttel, DE), Schmock; Stephan (Bargteheide, DE)
Title: Movable fastening unit for a seat frame in an aircraft
Patent Number: 8,944,380

Inventors: Ehrlich; Richard M. (Saratoga, CA), Schmidt; Thorsten (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Methods for increasing the usable position error signal (PES) region
Patent Number: 7,177,109

Inventors: Ehrlich; Richard M. (Saratoga, CA), Schmidt; Thorsten (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Systems and rotatable media for increasing the usable position error signal (PES) region
Patent Number: 7,177,110

Inventors: Eiermann; Rudiger (Syrgenstein, DE)
Title: Method and device for determining the deposits of components from a liquid on surfaces, in particular liquid pumping machines
Patent Number: 7,175,715

Inventors: Eisen; Moris S. (Tivon, IL), Semiat; Raphael (Haifa, IL), Vainrot; Natalia (Haifa, IL)
Title: Polysulfone polymers and membranes for reverse osmosis, nanofiltration and ultrafiltration
Patent Number: 8,944,257

Inventors: Ekkert; Len (Lemont, IL)
Title: Cap with attached utensil
Patent Number: 7,175,041

Inventors: El Kai; Bachir Georges (Adonis, Zouk Mosbeh, Kesserwan, LB)
Title: Casino game
Patent Number: 7,175,178

Inventors: Elbe; Hans-Ludwig (Wuppertal, DE), Rieck; Heiko (Foy-les-Lyon, FR), Dunkel; Ralf (Monheim, DE), Wachendorff-Neumann; Ulrike (Neuwied, DE), Mauler-Machnik; Astrid (Leichlingen, DE), Kuck; Karl-Heinz (Langenfeld, DE), Kugler; Martin (Leichlingen, DE), Jaetsch; Thomas (Koln, DE)
Title: Pyrazole biphenylcarboxamides
Patent Number: 7,176,228

Inventors: Eldridge; George L. (Long Beach, CA)
Title: Network printing system having automated selection of a destination printer
Patent Number: 7,880,912

Inventors: Elisseeff; Jennifer H. (Baltimore, MD), Hillel; Alexander (Baltimore, MD), Lee; H. Janice (Washington, DC)
Title: Photoinitiated tissue filler
Patent Number: 8,945,624

Inventors: Ellison; Phillip G. (Wilmington, NC), Bass; John R. (Leland, NC)
Title: System for dampening vibration
Patent Number: 8,948,335

Inventors: Ellsworth; Daniel Thomas (Ruckersville, VA), Ellsworth; Adam Christian (Gaithersburg, MD)
Title: Fluid application device
Patent Number: 8,944,709

Inventors: Elmaliah; Ilan (Meshek, IL)
Title: Control protocol encapsulation
Patent Number: 8,948,173

Inventors: Elman; Boris (Newton, MA), Kenneson; David (Acton, MA), Silletti; Andrew (Norwood, MA)
Title: Graphical user interface and method for customer centric network management
Patent Number: 7,882,439

Inventors: Emoto; Keiji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Temperature adjustment apparatus, exposure apparatus having the temperature adjustment apparatus, and semiconductor device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,177,007

Inventors: Enjoji; Naoyuki (Utsunomiya, JP), Suzuki; Masaharu (Utsunomiya, JP), Kikuchi; Hideaki (Kawachi-gun, JP), Wariishi; Yoshinori (Utsunomiya, JP), Oda; Masaru (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Vehicle with electric motor mounted thereon
Patent Number: 7,174,977

Inventors: Epps; Garry P. (Sunnyvale, CA), Sagi; Dalit (Ramat Hagolan, IL)
Title: Pipelined packet switching and queuing architecture
Patent Number: 7,177,276

Inventors: Ergen; Mustafa (Oakland, CA), Jalil; Rehan (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and system for hybrid positioning using partial distance information
Patent Number: 7,880,676

Inventors: Eriksson; Erik (Linkoping, SE), Englund; Eva (Linkoping, SE), Jersenius; Kristina (Linkoping, SE)
Title: Method and apparatus or allocating resources to user equipments in a telecommunications system
Patent Number: 8,948,082

Inventors: Eroglu; Adnan (Untersiggenthal, CH), Buss; Johannes (Hohberg, DE), Ciani; Andrea (Zurich, CH)
Title: Lance of a burner
Patent Number: 8,943,831

Inventors: Errico; James H. (Arlington Heights, IL), Sezan; M. Ibrahim (Camas, WA), Borden; George R. (Portland, OR), Feather; Gary A. (Camas, WA), Grover; Mick G. (Portland, OR)
Title: Collaborative recommendation system
Patent Number: 8,949,899

Inventors: Esaki; Hidenori (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Vehicle seat air-conditioner and vehicle temperature controller
Patent Number: 8,944,145

Inventors: Eschenbach; Paul William (Roebuck, SC)
Title: Elliptical exercise apparatus with articulating track
Patent Number: 7,175,568

Inventors: Fabian; Christian (Waghausel, DE), Seider; Bernhard (Malsburg-Marzell, DE), Reichert; Hans (Rheinfelden, DE)
Title: Inorganic optical brightener
Patent Number: 8,945,239

Inventors: Fagrenius; Gustav (Dalby, SE), Simonsson; Olof (Malmo, SE), Schack; Goran (Ahus, SE)
Title: Cooling system for a mobile terminal for wireless communication
Patent Number: 7,880,586

Inventors: Fahrner; Kevin (Santa Clara, CA), Levitt; Leslie (Santa Clara, CA), Echavarria; Pablo (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Cloud based activity monitor for human powered vehicle
Patent Number: 8,949,022

Inventors: Fainstein; Daniel Jacob (Hopewell Junction, NY), Kothandaraman; Chandrasekharan (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Undiscoverable physical chip identification
Patent Number: 8,950,008

Inventors: Fairhurst; Jon A. (Camas, WA), Fang; Henry Y. (Cerritos, CA), Hallberg; Bryan S. (Vancouver, WA), Hanley; Mark G. (Skamania, WA), Rao; Vishnu Kumar Shivaj (Vancouver, WA), Sampsell; Jeffrey B. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for capturing audio input using a television
Patent Number: 7,176,794

Inventors: Falo, Jr.; Louis D. (Pittsburgh, PA), Rock; Kenneth L. (Chestnut Hill, MA)
Title: Stimulation of cell-mediated immune responses by targeted particulate genetic immunization
Patent Number: 7,176,186

Inventors: Fan; Fangping (Sichuan, CN)
Title: Driver having low power consumption and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,947,130

Inventors: Fan; Tso-Ho (Tao-Yuan Shien, TW)
Title: Method for making a shielded inductor involving an injection-molding technique
Patent Number: 8,943,675

Inventors: Fankhauser; William (Gland, CH), Glauser; Dominique (St-Sulplice, CH), Blandin; Olivier (Lausanne, CH), Rohrbach; Stephane (Apples, CH)
Title: Configurable insert for a manufacturing carrier
Patent Number: 7,175,024

Inventors: Fanourgiakis; George (Foster City, CA), Brucia; Lawrence J. (San Anselmo, CA)
Title: Adjustable support device with multiple rolling elements
Patent Number: 8,943,648

Inventors: Farling; Toby N. (Warsaw, IN), Gareiss; Warren Scott (Columbia City, IN), Hodorek; Robert A. (Warsaw, IN)
Title: Bone cutting template and method of use
Patent Number: 7,175,630

Inventors: Fazekas; Dale (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Water re-circulation valve
Patent Number: 7,174,915

Inventors: Fear; Mark (Mundaring, AU), Watt; Paul (Mount Claremont, AU), Hopkins; Richard (North Perth, AU), Milech; Nadia (Daglish, AU)
Title: Compositions and uses thereof for the treatment of wounds
Patent Number: 8,946,381

Inventors: Feblowitz; Mark D. (Winchester, MA), Liu; Zhen (Tarrytown, NY), Ranganathan; Anand (White Plains, NY), Riabov; Anton V. (Ossining, NY)
Title: Method for modeling components of an information processing application using semantic graph transformations
Patent Number: 7,882,485

Inventors: Feddeler; James R. (Austin, TX), Berens; Michael T. (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for testing data converter
Patent Number: 7,880,650

Inventors: Feilchenfeld; Natalie B. (Jericho, VT), Gambino; Jeffrey P. (Westford, VT), Liu; Xuefeng (South Burlington, VT), Voegeli; Benjamin T. (Burlington, VT), Voldman; Steven H. (South Burlington, VT), Zierak; Michael J. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Lateral diffusion field effect transistor with drain region self-aligned to gate electrode
Patent Number: 8,946,013

Inventors: Feland, III; John Morgan (San Jose, CA), Le; Thuy Thanh Bich (Santa Clara, CA), Huie; Mark Andrew (Sunnyvale, CA), Hovden; Torbjorn (Santa Clara, CA), Acker, Jr.; Phillip Frank (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Proximity sensor device and method with activation confirmation
Patent Number: 8,947,364

Inventors: Feldkamp; Joseph R. (Appleton, WI), Koenig; David William (Menasha, WI), Wenzel; Scott W. (Neenah, WI), Joseph; Wael (Appleton, WI)
Title: Transdermal delivery of oleocanthal for relief of inflammation
Patent Number: 7,879,344

Inventors: Fellabaum; Terence J. (Hartland, WI)
Title: Machine and method for producing extruded concrete product
Patent Number: 8,944,803

Inventors: Feng; Sainan (Saginaw, MI), Islam; Mohammad (Saginaw, MI), Mielke; Matthew W. (Saginaw, MI), Ross; Christian (Hemlock, MI), Sebastian; Tomy (Saginaw, MI), Pattok; Eric (Frankenmuth, MI), Pavlawk; Ryan (Munger, MI), El-Nashef; Samuel (Lansing, MI), Davis; Alan C. (Fenton, MI), Burkhard; Harley D. (Saginaw, MI)
Title: Integrated non-contacting torque and absolute position sensor for steering applications
Patent Number: 7,174,795

Inventors: Ferber; Ralf (Horsham, GB)
Title: Attenuating sea-surface ghost wave effects in seismic data
Patent Number: 8,949,030

Inventors: Ferez; Marcio C. (Doral, FL), Delgado; Jorge Arturo (Hialeah, FL)
Title: Adjustable walker with sitting assembly
Patent Number: 8,944,458

Inventors: Fernandez; Dennis (Atherton, CA), Hu; Irene (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Digital television with subscriber conference overlay
Patent Number: 7,880,762

Inventors: Fernandez; Raul (Arlington, TX), Scott; Daniel J. (Dallas, TX), Tang; Shou Jiang (Ridgeland, MS), Cadeddu; Jeffrey A. (Dallas, TX), Bergs; Richard A. (Grand Prairie, TX)
Title: Medical devices and methods
Patent Number: 8,944,997

Inventors: Fernandez; Roland L. (Woodinville, WA), Gillespie; Bradford (Seattle, WA), Rinearson; Wistar D. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Adding interactivity to artwork
Patent Number: 7,882,486

Inventors: Filson; J. Benjamin (San Jose, CA), Moolsintong; P. Jan (San Francisco, CA), Lynch; S. Brian (Portola Valley, CA)
Title: Electronic devices with clips
Patent Number: 8,948,824

Inventors: Fischer; Raphael (Herzogenaurach, DE), Bogner; Michael (Eckental, DE)
Title: Electrical drive unit for a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 8,944,195

Inventors: Fischer; Reinhard (Holzkirchen, DE), Becker; Bodo (Oberlaindern/Valley, DE), Weiner; Martin (Otterfing, DE), Vogt; Guenther (Holzkirchen, DE), Wittmer; Andre (Hausham, DE)
Title: Method for controlling at least one actuator in a mass flow duct
Patent Number: 7,174,777

Inventors: Flotta; Matteo (Fishkill, NY), Martin; Yves C. (Ossining, NY), Romankiw; Lubomyr T. (Briarcliff Manor, NY), Van Kessel; Theodore G. (Millbrook, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for chip cooling
Patent Number: 8,944,151

Inventors: Flowers; Jeffry C (Marblehead, MA), Koschella; James J (Somerville, MA)
Title: System and method for processing digital audio packets for telephone conferencing
Patent Number: 7,177,286

Inventors: Floyd; Philip D. (Redwood, CA)
Title: Selectable Capacitance Circuit
Patent Number: 7,881,686

Inventors: Flynn; Harry E. (Edmond, OK), Hewell; Lonnie G. (Guthrie, OK)
Title: Reactor and process for reducing emissions of CO and NO.sub.x
Patent Number: 7,175,821

Inventors: Fong; Edison (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Radial-free collinear omni-directional antenna with gain and virtual ground
Patent Number: 8,947,313

Inventors: Fontes; Steven (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Garment with improved fly closure
Patent Number: 7,174,574

Inventors: Ford; Arthur K. (Longmont, CO), Rijavec; Nenad (Longmont, CO)
Title: Methods and systems for segmenting logical pages into work units for processing on multiple compute systems
Patent Number: 7,880,913

Inventors: Ford; Garrett N. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Horse boot sleeve for pastern protection
Patent Number: 7,174,858

Inventors: Forest; Daniel L. (Deer, WA)
Title: Pressure enhancer value system
Patent Number: 7,175,395

Inventors: Forest; Thomas M. (Macomb Township, MI), Katrak; Kerfegar K. (Fenton, MI), Thomas; James K. (Northville, MI)
Title: Serial data communication--CAN memory error detection methods
Patent Number: 7,882,424

Inventors: Foster; James J. (Simi Valley, CA)
Title: Restriction compression weighted therapy suit
Patent Number: 8,944,974

Inventors: Foster; John (Mountain View, CA)
Title: High productivity combinatorial workflow for post gate etch clean development
Patent Number: 8,945,952

Inventors: Foster; Michael R. (Round Rock, TX), Rohner; Allen J. (Austin, TX), Tou; Patrick S. (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and system for non-intrusive monitoring of library components
Patent Number: 8,949,667

Inventors: Foster; Peter Reeve (Macquarie Park, AU), Brook; John Charles (Stanhope Gardens, AU), Eke; Nigel David Peter (Kirrawee, AU)
Title: System and method for future-proofing devices using metaschema
Patent Number: 7,882,149

Inventors: Fotheringham; Ulrich (Wiesbaden, DE), Esemann; Hauke (Worrstadt, DE), Hoppe; Bernd (Ingelheim, DE), Sprengard; Rudiger (Mainz, DE), Kluge; Michael (Offenbach, DE), Gabel; Falk (Mainz, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for ceramizing the starting glass of glass-ceramics
Patent Number: 7,174,746

Inventors: Foulkes; Richard B. (Hinsdale, IL)
Title: Ophthalmic sulcus speculum
Patent Number: 7,175,594

Inventors: Franceschini; Michele M. (White Plains, NY), Lam; Chung H. (Peekskill, NY), Lastras; Luis A. (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Rajendran; Bipin (White Plains, NY)
Title: Coding techniques for improving the sense margin in content addressable memories
Patent Number: 7,881,089

Inventors: Francis; Aaron (San Jose, CA)
Title: Touchless site isolation using gas bearing
Patent Number: 8,945,407

Inventors: Frank; Michael (Uttenreuth, DE), van Hasselt; Peter (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Refrigeration plant for parts of installation, which are to be chilled
Patent Number: 7,174,737

Inventors: Frank; Michael (Uttenreuth, DE), Van Hasselt; Peter (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method for cooling a super conducting machine
Patent Number: 8,948,828

Inventors: Frank; Robert (Aachen, DE), Bahrenberg; Gregor (Monschau-Konzen, DE), Christoph; Thomas (Aachen, DE), Schiene; Klaus (Juechen, DE), De Vry; Jean (Stolberg, DE), Damann; Nils (Cologne, DE), Frormann; Sven (Aachen, DE), Lesch; Bernhard (Aachen, DE), Saunders; Derek John (Aachen, DE), Lee; Jeewoo (Seoul, KR), Kim; Yong-Soo (Gyengnam, KR), Kim; Myeong-Seop (Gangw-do, KR), Stockhausen; Hannelore (Huertgenwald, DE)
Title: Substituted phenylureas and phenylamides as vanilloid receptor ligands
Patent Number: 8,946,204

Inventors: Frankard; Valerie (Waterloo, BE), Andriankaja; Andry (Gent, BE), Hatzfeld; Yves (Lille, FR), Louwers; Marieke (Gent, BE), Vandenabeele; Steven (Oudenaarde, BE), Verkest; Aurine (Gent, BE), De Jaeger; Geert (Evergem, BE), Inze; Dirk (Moorsel-Aalst, BE)
Title: Plants having enhanced yield-related traits and a method for making the same
Patent Number: 8,946,512

Inventors: Franke; Hubertus (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Freimuth; Douglas M. (New York, NY), Olshefski; David Paul (Danbury, CT), Tracey; John Michael (Scarsdale, NY), Verma; Dinesh C. (Mount Kisco, NY), Wright; Charles P. (Cortlandt Manor, NY)
Title: Method and system for lazy data serialization in computer communications
Patent Number: 8,949,783

Inventors: Fredlund; John R. (Rochester, NY), Manico; Joseph A. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Method for using customer images in a promotional product
Patent Number: 7,177,484

Inventors: Freitag; James Mac (San Jose, CA), Pinarbasi; Mustafa Michael (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Self-pinned spin valve sensor with a high coercivity antiparallel (AP) pinned layer
Patent Number: 7,177,120

Inventors: Frey; Gerhard (San Diego, CA), Kimmel; Bruce E. (Ashburn, VA), Anderson; Abraham (Sherman Hills, CA)
Title: Antibodies and methods for making and using them
Patent Number: 8,945,550

Inventors: Frieding; Jan (Rapperswil, CH), Sudan; Jurg (Zurich, CH)
Title: Component arranged directly on a t-coil
Patent Number: 7,177,436

Inventors: Friess; Wolfgang (Iffeldorf, DE), Kiese; Sylvia (Zurich, CH), Mahler; Hanns-Christian (Basel, CH), Pappenberger; Astrid (Bettingen, CH)
Title: Method for stabilizing a protein
Patent Number: 7,879,976

Inventors: Fuhr; Gunter R. (Berlin, DE), Von Briesen; Hagen (Hunstetten, DE), Gorjup; Erwin (Saarbrucken, DE), Kruse; Charli (Herrnburg, DE)
Title: Process and culturing unit for culturing biological cells
Patent Number: 8,945,924

Inventors: Fujimori; Joji (Kawasaki, JP), Sakuyama; Seiki (Kawasaki, JP), Akamatsu; Toshiya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Mounting method of semiconductor element using outside connection projection electyrode and manufacturing method of semiconductor device using outside connection projection electrode
Patent Number: 7,879,713

Inventors: Fujimoto; Ippei (Kanagawa, JP), Seo; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Yamashina; Ryota (Kanagawa, JP), Waida; Takumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Fixing device and control method used therein
Patent Number: 8,948,641

Inventors: Fujimoto; Kazuhisa (Koganei, JP), Matsunami; Naoto (Hayama, JP), Akaike; Hirotoshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Foresight data transfer type hierarchical storage system
Patent Number: 7,882,136

Inventors: Fujimoto; Yasutaka (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Spiral linear motor
Patent Number: 7,176,590

Inventors: Fujimura; Nobuaki (Saitama, JP), Yoshida; Toshio (Saitama, JP)
Title: Linear guide apparatus and method for assembling the same
Patent Number: 7,175,348

Inventors: Fujino; Yasumitsu (Akishima, JP), Ueda; Noboru (Hachioji, JP), Ojima; Seishi (Hachioji, JP), Nakamura; Mitsutoshi (Hino, JP), Ueda; Hideaki (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Toner and production process for the same
Patent Number: 7,175,959

Inventors: Fujiwara; Katsumi (Tochigi, JP), Sunahara; Shunsuke (Tochigi, JP), Tada; Takeshi (Tochigi, JP), Motojima; Takayuki (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Carrier device, transfer method and carrier hand
Patent Number: 8,944,745

Inventors: Fuks; Luiz Felipe (Fremont, CA), Pakriswamy; Elango (San Jose, CA), Monier; Nicolas (San Francisco, CA), Kim; Chun-Sup (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for a current control
Patent Number: 8,947,282

Inventors: Fukuda; Hideo (Tokyo, JP), Ishii; Yohei (Tokyo, JP), Muto; Daisuke (Tokyo, JP), Egawa; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Multilayer insulated electric wire and transformer using the same
Patent Number: 8,946,557

Inventors: Fukuda; Kazuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Maruyama; Tetsuo (Tokyo, JP), Yamagishi; Yasuaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Program information retrieval system, broadcast receiving apparatus, program information retrieval apparatus, program information retrieval method, and computer program
Patent Number: 7,882,526

Inventors: Fukuda; Toshihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Yamada; Jiro (Kanagawa, JP), Ebihara; Yohei (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Light-emitting device, illumination apparatus, and display apparatus
Patent Number: 8,946,684

Inventors: Fukui; Yoshihito (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Heart treatment apparatus and heart treatment method
Patent Number: 7,881,788

Inventors: Fukunaga; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Process for production of SOI substrate and process for production of semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,176,525

Inventors: Fukunaga; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Reflection type display device using a light shading film with a light shading material evenly dispersed throughout
Patent Number: 7,176,993

Inventors: Fukushi; Makoto (Kanagawa Pref., JP)
Title: Electrical connector
Patent Number: 8,944,852

Inventors: Fukutani; Kazuhiko (Kanagawa, JP), Den; Tohru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing porous body
Patent Number: 7,879,734

Inventors: Fuller; Arthur Thomas Gerald (Carp, CA), Morris; Bradley John (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Multiple input sigma-delta architecture
Patent Number: 7,176,820

Inventors: Furukawa; Hisao (Saitama, JP), Miyaguchi; Shoji (Chiba, JP)
Title: Terminal-to-terminal communication connection control method using IP transfer network
Patent Number: 8,948,161

Inventors: Furusho; Shinji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Data processing method and data processing program
Patent Number: 7,882,114

Inventors: Furuya; Masaharu (Kanagawa, JP), Sekine; Takuya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Belt driving device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,881,636

Inventors: Furuyama; Hiroaki (Tachikawa, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, method of controlling the same and camera
Patent Number: 8,948,583

Inventors: Gahlhoff, Jr.; Jeryl E. (Frisco, TX), Swartz; Robert M. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Method for protecting from unauthorized access one or more ports of a system integrated into a structure for injection of a material into one or more cavities in the structure
Patent Number: 7,174,753

Inventors: Gahlhoff, Jr.; Jeryl E. (Frisco, TX), Swartz; Robert M. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Key for engaging a locking mechanism of a port cover for protecting from unauthorized access one or more ports of a system integrated into a structure for injection of a material into one or more cavities in the structure
Patent Number: 7,174,754

Inventors: Galford; James E. (Missouri City, TX), Bonnie; Ronald J. M. (Spring, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting hydrocarbons with NMR logs in wells drilled with oil-based muds
Patent Number: 7,176,682

Inventors: Gama; Atsuhito (Nagoya, JP), Hata; Shinichiro (Nagoya, JP), Yamada; Hiroyuki (Nagoya, JP), Hirota; Kazuya (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Cooking stove
Patent Number: 7,176,418

Inventors: Gan; Lin (Wuhan, CN)
Title: Method for preparing boron fertilizer
Patent Number: 8,946,120

Inventors: Gandham; Shashidhar R. (Sunrise, FL), Shukla; Amit (Sunrise, FL)
Title: Tri-core architecture for reducing MAC layer processing latency in base stations
Patent Number: 7,881,274

Inventors: Gangopadhyay; Shubhra (Columbia, MO), Hossain; Maruf (Columbia, MO), Gangopadhyay; Keshab (Columbia, MO), Shende; Rajesh (Rapid City, SD)
Title: Rapid heating with nanoenergetic materials
Patent Number: 7,879,721

Inventors: Ganguli; Subhabrata (Plymouth, MN), Krishnaswamy; Kailash (Little Canada, MN)
Title: Vision based navigation and guidance system
Patent Number: 7,881,497

Inventors: Gannon; Aaron James (Anthem, AZ)
Title: Methods and apparatus for displaying multiple data categories
Patent Number: 7,176,937

Inventors: Gano; Don (Sundre, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for cladding an interior surface of a curved pipe
Patent Number: 8,943,998

Inventors: Gao; Peiliang (Tianjin, CN)
Title: External cavity wideband tunable laser with dual laser gain media coupled by a thin film filter including
Patent Number: 8,948,221

Inventors: Garin; Lionel J. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: GNSS positioning using pressure sensors
Patent Number: 8,949,025

Inventors: Garnier; Sebastien (Weinheim, DE), Huffer; Stephan (Ludwigshafen, DE), Scherr; Gunter (Ludwigshafen, DE), Roser; Joachim (Mannheim, DE), Mrowietz; Ulrich (Kronshagen, DE), Doerr; Hans Wilhelm (Dreieich, DE), Cinatl; Jindrich (Offenbach, DE), Michaelis; Martin (Frankfurt am Main, DE)
Title: Condensation products based on bicyclic or polycyclic aromatics or heteroaromatics
Patent Number: 8,945,610

Inventors: Gasner; John T. (Satellite Beach, FL), Church; Michael D. (Canyon Lake, FL), Parab; Sameer D. (Redwood City, CA), Bakeman, Jr.; Paul E. (South Burlington, VT), Decrosta; David A. (Melbourne, FL), Lomenick; Robert (Palm Bay, FL), McCarty; Chris A. (Melbourne, FL)
Title: Active area bonding compatible high current structures
Patent Number: 8,946,912

Inventors: Gasser; Oswald (Seefeld, DE), Guggenberger; Rainer (Herrsching, DE), Gangnus; Bernd (Andechs, DE), Haberlein; Ingo (Weilheim, DE)
Title: Support materials and imaging method for intraoral diagnostic purposes
Patent Number: 7,175,430

Inventors: Gaston; Gonzalo (Barcelona, ES), Monclus; Antonio (Barcelona, ES), Valles; Lluis (Barcelona, ES), Sole; Macia (Barcelona, ES)
Title: Removing ink waste
Patent Number: 7,175,251

Inventors: Gates; Luther (Honey Brook, PA), Buckingham; Fred (Elkhart, IN), Main; Mark (Bremen, IN)
Title: Child safety seat harness tensioning device
Patent Number: 8,944,503

Inventors: Gavney, Jr.; James Albert (Palo Alto, CA), Mix; Jerry (Redwood City, CA), Boyle; Dennis (Palo Alto, CA), Sun; Rickson (Palo Alto, CA), Loew; Christopher (Palo Alto, CA), Soboll; Pascal Homero (London, GB), Kim; Daniel Sung-hwe (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Multi-directional wiping elements and device using the same
Patent Number: 8,943,637

Inventors: Gazdzinski; Robert F. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Wireless connector and methods
Patent Number: 7,881,675

Inventors: Ge; Yuhua (Nanjing, CN), He; Zheng-Hui (San Francisco, CA), Wu; Weiming (Albany, CA)
Title: Methods of inhibiting cyanobacteria growth by administering gramine derivatives
Patent Number: 8,945,397

Inventors: Geile; Michael J. (Batavia, OH), Roberts; Harold A. (Prior Lake, MN), Brede; Jeffrey (Tempe, AZ)
Title: Systems and method for orthogonal frequency divisional multiplexing
Patent Number: 7,881,180

Inventors: Geisel; Donald J. (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Device, system, and method for remediation of contaminated soil
Patent Number: 7,175,366

Inventors: Geitz; Kurt (Sudbury, MA)
Title: Intragastric stent for duodenum bypass
Patent Number: 7,175,669

Inventors: Gellman; Barry N. (N. Easton, MA), Slanda; Jozef (Milford, MA)
Title: System and method for tissue sampling and therapeutic treatment
Patent Number: 7,879,054

Inventors: George, legal representative; Anna M. (Sunnyvale, CA), Lu; Daoqiang (Chandler, AZ), Braunisch; Henning (Chandler, AZ), Towle, deceased; Steven (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Manufacturable connectorization process for optical chip-to-chip interconnects
Patent Number: 7,177,504

Inventors: George; Richard John (Waterloo, CA)
Title: Maintenance methods, devices and systems for mobile communications system
Patent Number: 8,949,397

Inventors: Georges; Alain (Saint Paul, FR)
Title: Interactive digital music recorder and player
Patent Number: 7,176,372

Inventors: Gertzman; Arthur A. (Flemington, NJ), Merboth; Barbara L. (Bridgewater, NJ), Schuler; Michael (Princeton, NJ), Steiner; Anton J. (Wharton, NJ), Semler; Eric J. (Piscataway, NJ), Yannariello-Brown; Judith I. (Somerset, NJ)
Title: Vertebral disc repair
Patent Number: 7,879,103

Inventors: Gesswein; Douglas H. (Temecula, CA), Wrolstad; David K. (Temecula, CA), Burkett; David H. (Temecula, CA), Esselstein; Robert C. (Fallbrook, CA), Lind; Kathern J. (Temecula, CA), Buan; Pablito (Temecula, CA), Hazelden; Robert C. (Temecula, CA), Tokarchik, III; Thomas (Murrieta, CA), Grandfield; Ryan (Murrieta, CA), Baldwin; Aaron (Temecula, CA), Cornish; Wayne E. (Fallbrook, CA), Yip; Philip S. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Locking component for an embolic filter assembly
Patent Number: 7,879,065

Inventors: Ghaed; Ali (Bethesda, MD)
Title: Method and apparatus for business resource automation
Patent Number: 7,882,058

Inventors: Ghelmansarai; Farhad Abbasi (Danville, CA)
Title: Electronic portal imaging for radiotherapy
Patent Number: 7,881,772

Inventors: Ghislain; Lucien P. (Millbrae, CA)
Title: Sensor apparatus and method using optical interferometry
Patent Number: 7,880,893

Inventors: Ghosh; Soumyadip (Peekskill, NY), Kalagnanam; Jayant R. (Tarrytown, NY), Koc; Ali (White Plains, NY)
Title: Systems and methods for generating wind power scenarios for wind-power-integrated stochastic unit commitment problems
Patent Number: 8,949,160

Inventors: Giacomin; Fabrice (Creteil Cedex, FR)
Title: Safety lock
Patent Number: 7,880,327

Inventors: Giasson; David (Quebec, CA), Lajoie-Dorval; Jean-Philippe (Quebec, CA)
Title: Library selection in dental prosthesis design
Patent Number: 8,949,730

Inventors: Giduturi; Hari (Folsom, CA), Tedrow; Kerry D. (Folsom, CA)
Title: Voltage reference apparatus, method, and system
Patent Number: 7,176,751

Inventors: Gil; Jae-Hyoung (Seoul, KR), Jang; Jae-Hyuk (Seongnam-si, KR), Kundu; Arunabha (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Sung-Han (Suwon-si, KR), Chae; Kyoungsoo (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Hydrogen generating apparatus, fuel cell power generation system, method of controlling hydrogen generating quantity and recorded medium recorded program performing the same
Patent Number: 7,879,205

Inventors: Gilbert; Jeffrey M. (Palo Alto, CA), Ramchandran; Kannan (El Cerrito, CA), Song; Guocong (San Jose, CA)
Title: Mechanism for streaming media data over wideband wireless networks
Patent Number: 7,881,258

Inventors: Gillies; Stephen D. (Carlisle, MA), Lo; Kin-Ming (Lexington, MA), Lan; Yan (Belmont, MA)
Title: Heterodimeric fusion proteins useful for targeted immune therapy and general immune stimulation
Patent Number: 7,879,319

Inventors: Gilmore; Jason C. (Bartlett, IL), Pacey; Larry J. (Prospect Heights, IL)
Title: Gaming machine with chain reaction selection feature
Patent Number: 7,175,523

Inventors: Gilstad; Dennis W. (San Antonio, TX), Gilstad; Barbara C. (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Tunable fluid end
Patent Number: 8,944,409

Inventors: Glazer; Alexander N. (Berkeley, CA), Cai; Yuping (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Multifunctional recombinant phycobiliprotein-based fluorescent constructs and phycobilisome display
Patent Number: 7,176,000

Inventors: Godfrey; Michael James (Toronto, CA)
Title: Microphone
Patent Number: 8,948,434

Inventors: Goel; Atul (Lucknow, IN), Chaurasia; Sumit (Lucknow, IN), Kumar; Vijay (Lucknow, IN), Manoharan; Sundar (Kanpur, IN), Anand; R. S. (Kanpur, IN)
Title: Donor-acceptor fluorene scaffolds: a process and uses thereof
Patent Number: 8,946,682

Inventors: Gogic; Aleksandar (San Diego, CA)
Title: Apparatus, system, and method for providing voicemail service using presence status in packet data messaging system
Patent Number: 7,881,444

Inventors: Goldberg; Itzhack (Hadera, IL), Kallner; Samuel (Menashe, IL), Medini; Yotam (Binyamina, IL), Nagin; Kenneth (Hamovil, IL)
Title: Call connection system and method
Patent Number: 8,948,353

Inventors: Goldberger; Ary L. (Newton Centre, MA), Peng; Chung-Kang (Sharon, MA), Costa; Madalena D. (Boston, MA)
Title: Complexity-based dynamical analysis of a network
Patent Number: 7,882,167

Inventors: Goldsmith; Michael A (Lake Oswego, OR)
Title: System and method for improving audio during post-production of video recordings
Patent Number: 7,177,526

Inventors: Gollier; Paul-Andre (Brussels, BE), Balteau; Patrick (Evelette, BE), Houwaert; Vincent (St. Aubert, BE), Peluso; Francesco (Heverlee, BE)
Title: Peelable seal
Patent Number: 7,175,614

Inventors: Golz; Stefan (Essen, DE), Markova; Svetlana (Krasnoyarsk, RU), Burakova; Ludmila (Sosnovoborsk, RU), Frank; Ludmila (Krasnoyarsk, RU), Vysotski; Eugene (Krasnoyarsk, RU)
Title: Isolated fluorescent protein from Clytia gregaria CGFP and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,879,557

Inventors: Gombarick, Jr.; Joseph C. (Phoenixville, PA), Jenkins; Robert L. (Honeybrook, PA)
Title: Photovoltaic roofing elements, photovoltaic roofing systems, methods and kits
Patent Number: 8,943,766

Inventors: Gomez; Leonardo (Oxford, AL)
Title: Molded electronic components
Patent Number: 7,177,143

Inventors: Gomillion; Maurice (Fort Washington, MD)
Title: Hydraulic floor jack release and method of use
Patent Number: 7,175,159

Inventors: Gopalakrishnakone; Ponnampalam (Singapore, SG), Thwin; Maung-Maung (Singapore, SG), Ong; Wei-Yi (Singapore, SG), Sato; Kazuki (Higashi-ku, JP)
Title: Phospholipase A.sub.2-inhibitory peptide with anti-arthritic and neuroprotective activities
Patent Number: 7,176,281

Inventors: Gordin; Myron K. (Oskaloosa, IA), Boyle; Timothy J. (Oskaloosa, IA)
Title: Apparatus and method for compensating for reduced light output of a light source having a lumen depreciation characteristic over its operational life
Patent Number: 7,176,635

Inventors: Gorelik; Vladimir (Hannover, DE), Welker; Eckhard (Wietze, DE)
Title: Capacitor microphone
Patent Number: 7,881,484

Inventors: Gorse; Alain-Dominique Jean-Pierre (Mackenzie, AU)
Title: Method for designing surfaces
Patent Number: 7,881,871

Inventors: Gowrishankar; Jayaraman (Hyderabad, IN), Harinarayanan; Rajendran (Hyderabad, IN)
Title: Method of altering levels of plasmids
Patent Number: 7,176,028

Inventors: Goyal; Amit (Knoxville, TN)
Title: Strong, non-magnetic, cube textured alloy substrates
Patent Number: 7,879,161

Inventors: Grare; Marion (Toulouse, FR), Duval; Raphael Emmanuel (Bioncourt, FR)
Title: Use of calixarenes associated with an antibiotic in the treatment of bacterial infections
Patent Number: 8,946,299

Inventors: Grau; Jeffrey M. (Fort Wayne, IN), Khatib; Nazih (Ann Arbor, MI), Wells; Michael P. (Bowling Green, OH)
Title: Adjustable nozzle distributor
Patent Number: 7,174,726

Inventors: Gravesen; Peter (Nordborg, DK), Rasmussen; Per Brandt (Augustenborg, DK), Dirac; Holger (Birkeroed, DK)
Title: Device for administering of medication in fluid form
Patent Number: 8,945,064

Inventors: Greco; Paul M. (Tucson, AZ), Jaquette; Glen A. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Use of device driver to function as a proxy between an encryption capable tape drive and a key manager
Patent Number: 7,882,354

Inventors: Green; C. Raymond (Jackson, CA)
Title: Wind power apparatus
Patent Number: 7,176,584

Inventors: Green; Matthew John (Gold Coast, AU), Hockings; Christopher John (Burleigh Waters, AU), Norvill; Trevor Scott (Parkwood, AU), Speter; Richard A. (Gold Coast, AU)
Title: Providing a software upgrade risk map for a deployed customer system
Patent Number: 8,949,814

Inventors: Green; Michael Philip (Pacheco, CA)
Title: Marine locking gas cap
Patent Number: 8,944,269

Inventors: Grieshaber; Wolfgang (Lyons, FR), Dupraz; Jean-Pierre (Bressolles, FR), Grejon; Olivier (Sathonay Camp, FR), Fanget; Alain (Tramoyes, FR), Allaire; Xavier (Chassieu, FR), Collet; Michel (Lyons, FR)
Title: Control device for controlling electrical switchgear
Patent Number: 7,880,104

Inventors: Griffin; Graeme (Centereach, NY), Oehlen; Lambertus J. (Old Bethpage, NY)
Title: Methods for the identification of modulators of OSGPR114 or OSGPR78 activity, and their use in the treatment of disease
Patent Number: 7,879,566

Inventors: Griffith; Scot E. (Glendale, AZ)
Title: Systems and methods for arbitrating sensor and actuator signals in a multi-channel control system
Patent Number: 8,948,960

Inventors: Grimshaw; Scott (Marcellus, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for measuring and monitoring coatings
Patent Number: 7,176,474

Inventors: Gruber; Peter A. (Mohegan Lake, NY), Lauro; Paul A. (Brewster, NY), Nah; Jae-Woong (New York, NY)
Title: Forming metal preforms and metal balls
Patent Number: 8,944,306

Inventors: Gsinn; Christian (Nussdorf/Inn, DE), Schedler; Hubert (Karlsfeld, DE)
Title: Electrical machine with an insertion device for a permanent magnet between pole tooth halves and corresponding production method
Patent Number: 7,880,361

Inventors: Gu; Jian (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus to remove effects of I-Q imbalances of quadrature modulators and demodulators in a multi-carrier system
Patent Number: 7,177,372

Inventors: Guerra; Lawrence E. (Overland Park, KS)
Title: Robotic arm for use with pharmaceutical unit of use transport and storage system
Patent Number: 7,175,381

Inventors: Guerrero; Rodolfo Vargas (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for video processing for improved video compression
Patent Number: 8,947,490

Inventors: Guimera Brunet; Anton (Barcelona, ES), Villa Sanz; Rosa (Barcelona, ES), Gabriel Buguna; Gemma (Barcelona, ES), Maldonado Lopez; Miguel Jose (Valladolid, ES)
Title: Non-invasive sensor for determining functional characteristics of the cornea, device including said sensor and use thereof
Patent Number: 8,948,840

Inventors: Gunjima; Munehisa (Tokyo, JP), Nakasuji; Tomoaki (Tokyo, JP), Yokota; Kouji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Grinder and method of and apparatus for non-contact conditioning of tool
Patent Number: 7,175,509

Inventors: Gunnarsson; Peter (Granna, SE), Ollas; Esbjorn (Huskvarna, SE), Ossiansson; Mattias (Huskvarna, SE)
Title: Muffler for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,174,991

Inventors: Gunning; Kerry B (San Diego, CA), Behlke; Mark Aaron (Coralville, IA)
Title: Microarray system with improved sequence specificity
Patent Number: 8,945,928

Inventors: Gunther; Stephen H. (Beaverton, OR), Jourdan; Stephan (Portland, OR), Greiner; Robert (Beaverton, OR), Burton; Edward A. (Hillsboro, OR), Deval; Anant S. (Beaverton, OR), Cornaby; Michael (Hillsboro, OR), Shrall; Jeremy (Portland, OR), Ramadorai; Ray (Gaston, OR)
Title: Integrated circuit performance improvement across a range of operating conditions and physical constraints
Patent Number: 8,949,635

Inventors: Guo; Zhiyong (State College, PA), Liu; Zhaowei (Port Matilda, PA), Li; Qingbo (State College, PA)
Title: System and method for temperature gradient capillary electrophoresis
Patent Number: 7,175,750

Inventors: Gupta; Puneet (Marina Del Rey, CA), Kahng; Andrew B. (Del Mar, CA)
Title: Standard cells having transistors annotated for gate-length biasing
Patent Number: 8,949,768

Inventors: Gupta; Vikram M. (Cary, NC)
Title: Camera system with mirror arrangement for generating self-portrait panoramic pictures
Patent Number: 7,880,807

Inventors: Gururangan; Raghu (Pleasanton, CA), Zayas; Fernando A. (Loveland, CO)
Title: System and method for optimizing track spacing across a stroke
Patent Number: 7,177,111

Inventors: Guthrie; Guy L. (Austin, TX), Le; Hien M. (Cedar Park, TX), Ng; Alvan W. (Austin, TX), Siegel; Michael S. (Raleigh, NC), Williams; Derek E. (Austin, TX), Williams; Phillip G. (Leander, TX)
Title: Lateral castout (LCO) of victim cache line in data-invalid state
Patent Number: 8,949,540

Inventors: Guzik; Naham (Palo Alto, CA), Ray; Forest (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Automated disk clamping method for spinstand for testing magnetic heads and disks
Patent Number: 7,880,463

Inventors: Haartsen; Jacobus Cornelis (Hardenberg, NL), Stek; Aalbert (Emmen, NL)
Title: Methods of calibrating a clock using multiple clock periods with a single counter and related devices and methods
Patent Number: 7,881,895

Inventors: Habel; Stephan (Berg, DE), Block; Stefan G. (Munich, DE)
Title: Adjustable hold flip flop and method for adjusting hold requirements
Patent Number: 7,880,498

Inventors: Haberman; Ron E. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for using a cellular network to facilitate access by a mobile device to a local wireless access point
Patent Number: 8,948,728

Inventors: Habib; Nazmul (South Burlington, VT), Lamorey; Mark C. H. (South Burlington, VT), Maffitt; Thomas M. (Burlington, VT), McMahon; Robert (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Circuit and method using distributed phase change elements for across-chip temperature profiling
Patent Number: 7,882,455

Inventors: Hada; Frank S. (Appleton, WI), Gingras; Brian J. (Appleton, WI)
Title: System and process for packaging products
Patent Number: 7,174,697

Inventors: Haddad; Wassim (Montreal, CA)
Title: Secret authentication key setup in mobile IPv6
Patent Number: 7,881,468

Inventors: Hagemann; Benjamin (Gerlingen, DE), Scharmann; Nik (Bietigheim-Bissingen, DE)
Title: Wave power plant
Patent Number: 8,943,821

Inventors: Hager; Harald (Ludinghausen, DE), Baumann; Franz-Erich (Dulmen, DE), Lortz; Wolfgang (Wachtersbach, DE), Hoss; Werner (Shanghai, CN), Wicker; Michael (Seeheim-Jugenheim, DE), Carloff; Rudiger (Darmstadt, DE), Schneider; Uwe (Gross-Rohrheim, DE)
Title: Compositions comprising an organic polymer as the matrix and inorganic particles as the filler, process for the preparation thereof and applications of the same
Patent Number: 7,879,938

Inventors: Hagy; Amanda L. (New Braunfels, TX)
Title: Collapsible wagon
Patent Number: 8,944,459

Inventors: Hakii; Takeshi (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Display element
Patent Number: 7,880,959

Inventors: Halavais; Richard Arthur (Anaheim Hills, CA), Chung; Tony Cheng-Tong (Diamond Bar, CA)
Title: System and method for selecting and reserving airline seats
Patent Number: 7,881,953

Inventors: Halbritter; Arthur R. (Canastota, NY), Riolo; Frank J. (Rome, NY), Clark; Craig A. (Manlius, NY), Kesel; Susan K. (Oneida, NY), Angell; Robert C. (West Greenwich, RI), Hole; Edward J. (Portsmouth, RI)
Title: Systems and methods for providing communication services to guests at a hospitality facility
Patent Number: 7,882,033

Inventors: Hallahan; David L (Wilmington, DE), Coldren; Christopher (Cambridge, MA), Flint; Dennis (Newark, DE), Wang; Hong (Kennett Square, PA)
Title: Cis-prenyltransferases from plants
Patent Number: 7,880,058

Inventors: Hallqvist; Thomas (Ronninge, SE), Kardos; Zoltan (Sodertalje, SE)
Title: Motor vehicle with heat transfer between cab and frame
Patent Number: 8,944,016

Inventors: Hamada; Yuki (Tokyo, JP), Fujimori; Kay (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Treatment liquid supply system
Patent Number: 7,175,757

Inventors: Hamilton; Scott (Northlake, IL)
Title: Removable basketball rim assembly
Patent Number: 7,175,551

Inventors: Han; Chang Hun (Icheon-si, KR)
Title: Image sensor and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,880,205

Inventors: Han; Hee-Seok (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Hyoung-Rae (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Integrated circuit devices having level shifting circuits therein
Patent Number: 7,880,501

Inventors: Han; Ke (Fremont, CA), Wu; Zining (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Sync mark detection with polarity uncertainty
Patent Number: 7,881,164

Inventors: Han; Woo-jin (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Kyo-hyuk (Seoul, KR), Cha; Sang-chang (Hwaseong-si, KR), Ha; Ho-jin (Seoul, KR), Lee; Bae-keun (Bucheon-si, KR), Lee; Jae-young (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for adjusting bitrate of coded scalable bitsteam based on multi-layer
Patent Number: 7,881,387

Inventors: Hanai; Naotaka (Obu, JP), Sakagami; Tomohiro (Obu, JP), Kakuto; Toshiaki (Obu, JP), Tanaka; Takanori (Toyota, JP)
Title: Method for forming panel units having in situ formed moldings
Patent Number: 7,879,278

Inventors: Hanashiro; Shungo (Kanagawa, JP), Sugiyama; Akihiro (Tochigi, JP), Kanazawa; Hiroshi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Lens forming metal mold, lens forming method and pickup device
Patent Number: 8,945,438

Inventors: Hanks; Darwin Mitchel (Fort Collins, CO), Salko; Mike (Corvallis, OR), Van Brocklin; Andrew (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Optical disk drive focusing apparatus using sum signal
Patent Number: 7,177,246

Inventors: Hano; Masami (Abiko, JP), Gomi; Fumiteru (Abiko, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,881,627

Inventors: Hansen; Christian (Saltdjo-Boo, SE), Hansen; Fredrik (Saltsjo-Boo, SE)
Title: Method of manufacturing sheets being able to tear off
Patent Number: 7,175,731

Inventors: Hanzawa; Satoru (Hachioji, JP), Sakata; Takeshi (Hino, JP), Kajigaya; Kazuhiko (Iruma, JP)
Title: Content addressable memory device
Patent Number: 7,881,088

Inventors: Hara; Mieko (Tokyo, JP), Takeshita; Toshio (Kanagawa, JP), Miyajima; Yoichi (Tokyo, JP), Sato; Hiroaki (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Tomonori (Tokyo, JP), Kamaya; Naoki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Battery device, electronic apparatus, and battery system
Patent Number: 8,945,745

Inventors: Harada; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Wabuka; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Integrated circuit device evaluation device, evaluation method, and evaluation program
Patent Number: 7,882,468

Inventors: Harada; Yusuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,176,577

Inventors: Harchanko; John (New Market, AL), Banish; Michele (Huntsville, AL)
Title: Optical disc head including a bowtie grating antenna and slider for optical focusing, and method for making
Patent Number: 7,177,236

Inventors: Hardacker; Robert (Escondido, CA), Tu; Edgar Allan (Poway, CA)
Title: System and method for RFID transfer of MAC, keys
Patent Number: 7,879,111

Inventors: Hardaker; John C. (Dundee, FL), Rosenberger; Samuel L. (Lakeland, FL)
Title: Wing positioner for installing and removing an aircraft wing
Patent Number: 7,175,168

Inventors: Hardy; James (Idaho Falls, ID)
Title: Method and system for safety regulation in nuclear power regulating systems
Patent Number: 7,177,383

Inventors: Hariharan; Alleppey V (Austin, TX), Chandra; Mohan (Merrimack, NH), Gupta; Kedar P (Hollis, NH)
Title: Dry conversion of high purity ultrafine silicon powder to densified pellet form for silicon melting applications
Patent Number: 7,175,685

Inventors: Harper; Gregory W. (New York, NY), Sullivan; John J. (Delmar, NY)
Title: Systems and methods for the selection and purchase of digital assets
Patent Number: 7,881,980

Inventors: Harper; Gregory W. (New York, NY), Sullivan; John J. (Delmar, NY)
Title: Systems and methods for the selection and purchase of digital assets
Patent Number: 8,949,145

Inventors: Harres; Daniel N. (Belleville, IL)
Title: System, decoder and method for transmitting, receiving and decoding high-speed digital data signals with reduced electromagnetic emissions
Patent Number: 7,177,364

Inventors: Harris; David H. (Eagle, ID), Briggs; Randall D. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method and apparatus for printing raster page
Patent Number: 8,947,707

Inventors: Harris; Scott C. (Rancho Santa Fe, CA)
Title: Techniques for entry of less than perfect passwords
Patent Number: 7,882,551

Inventors: Hartley; Jason Vance (Bonney Lake, WA), Hamberg; Peder (Maple Valley, WA), Leingang; Karl David (Kent, WA)
Title: Electronic thermostat
Patent Number: 8,943,846

Inventors: Harty; Robert D. (Mokena, IL)
Title: Protective temperature helmet, protective temperature helmet liner
Patent Number: 8,943,617

Inventors: Hashimoto; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Kojima; Hiromitsu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Plate voltage generation circuit capable controlling dead band
Patent Number: 7,176,752

Inventors: Hatanaka; Yoshihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Apparatus for removing fine particles in exhaust gas
Patent Number: 7,175,681

Inventors: Hatch; Gary L. (Germfask, MI), Hatch; James (Germfask, MI)
Title: Solar-powered boat lift
Patent Number: 8,944,413

Inventors: Hatori; Fumio (Tokyo, JP), Ebata; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP), Maezawa; Sumito (Tokyo, JP), Hosokawa; Masayuki (Tokyo, JP), Hashimoto; Masashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: RFID tag and construction site management system and management method using the same
Patent Number: 7,880,620

Inventors: Hatton; James (St. Leonards-on-Sea, GB), Willems; Roger (Brede, GB)
Title: Speaker cabinet pole mount and speaker cabinet
Patent Number: 8,948,438

Inventors: Hattori; Wataru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electrophoresis chip
Patent Number: 7,879,215

Inventors: Hausheer; Frederick H. (Boerne, TX)
Title: Method for treating patients for radiation exposure
Patent Number: 7,176,192

Inventors: Hawwa; Muhammad A. (Dhahran, SA)
Title: Add-on heat sink
Patent Number: 8,944,148

Inventors: Hayakawa; Yasuhisa (Yokohama, JP), Iwasaka; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Lane departure prevention apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,881,848

Inventors: Hayashi; Chikashi (Takatsuki, JP)
Title: Information recording/reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,881,591

Inventors: Hayashida; Naoko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information management apparatus, information management method, and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium
Patent Number: 8,949,967

Inventors: Hayes; Eric Martin (Fort Collins, CO), Desrosiers; Ryan (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Hysteretic switching regulator with reduced switching frequency variation
Patent Number: 8,947,061

Inventors: Hays; David S. (Woodbury, MN), Danielson; Michael E. (St. Paul, MN), Gerster; John F. (Woodbury, MN), Niwas; Shri (Maple Grove, MN), Prince; Ryan B. (St. Paul, MN), Kshirsagar; Tushar A. (Woodbury, MN), Heppner; Philip D. (Forest Lake, MN), Moser; William H. (St. Paul, MN), Moseman; Joan T. (Lake Elmo, MN), Radmer; Matthew R. (Robbinsdale, MN), Kavanagh; Maureen A. (Stanchfield, MN), Strong; Sarah A. (Louisville, CO), Bonk; Jason D. (Hudson, WI)
Title: Pyrazolopyridines and analogs thereof
Patent Number: 7,879,849

Inventors: Hazarika; Ronen (Poole, GB), Morgan; Bryan Lawrence (Poole, GB)
Title: Fuel additive
Patent Number: 7,879,116

Inventors: He; Bingfang (Nanjing, CN), Wu; Xueming (Nanjing, CN), Chu; Jianlin (Nanjing, CN), Wu; Bin (Nanjing, CN), Zhang; Sen (Nanjing, CN), Ouyang; Pingkai (Nanjing, CN)
Title: Fructosylated mangiferin and preparation method therefor and use thereof
Patent Number: 8,946,407

Inventors: He; Jun (Portland, OR), Leu; Jihperng (Portland, OR)
Title: Mechanically robust interconnect for low-k dielectric material using post treatment
Patent Number: 7,175,970

Inventors: Hearing; Vincent J. (Leesburg, VA), Passeron; Thierry (Batiment, FR)
Title: Compositions and methods for treating pigmentary conditions and melanoma
Patent Number: 8,946,291

Inventors: Hebert; Louis (Pointe-au-Pere, CA), Goulet; Jean-Francois (Luceville, CA), Langevin; Aurem (Pointe-au-Pere, CA), Garand; Luc (Luceville, CA)
Title: Simulator and method for performing underwater submarine escape training
Patent Number: 7,174,844

Inventors: Hecht; Thomas (Dresden, DE), Birner; Albert (Dresden, DE), Seidl; Harald (Feldkirchen, DE), Schroder; Uwe (Dresden, DE), Jakschik; Stefan (Dresden, DE), Gutsche; Martin (Dorfen, DE)
Title: Method and configuration for reinforcement of a dielectric layer at defects by self-aligning and self-limiting electrochemical conversion of a substrate material
Patent Number: 7,176,514

Inventors: Heeren; Theodorus A. G. (Venlo, NL)
Title: Apparatus and method for mounting particles on a carrier
Patent Number: 8,947,477

Inventors: Heeres; Paul (Valthermond, NL), de Vetten; Nicolaas Clemens Maria Henricus (Groningen, NL)
Title: Potatoes with increased protein content
Patent Number: 7,880,067

Inventors: Heiberg; Eric (Long Valley, NJ)
Title: Knob simulating device for sporting equipment
Patent Number: 8,944,943

Inventors: Heifets; Abraham (Cambridge, MA), Kostoulas; Margaret G. (Veroia, GR), Leger; Michelle Anastasia (Edgewood, NM), Matsa; Moshe Morris Emanuel (Cambridge, MA), Perkins; Eric (Boston, MA), e Silva; Daniel Pinto de Mello (Bradenton, FL)
Title: High-level virtual machine for fast XML parsing and validation
Patent Number: 7,882,429

Inventors: Heinrichsdorff; Frank (Mahlow, DE), Meyer; Steffen (Dresden, DE), Schmidt; Jens (Berlin, DE)
Title: Integrated circuit including a capacitor and method
Patent Number: 7,880,269

Inventors: Heinze; Udo (Erlangen, DE), Nogel; Peter (Effeltrich, DE)
Title: Motorized adjustable x-ray apparatus
Patent Number: 7,175,346

Inventors: Heitmann; Michael (Bielefeld, DE)
Title: Sensor mechanism and method for the production thereof
Patent Number: 7,880,482

Inventors: Helgerson; David E. (Plymouth, MN), Koenig; Brian D. (Hastings, MN), Jensen; Steven A. (Norwood Young America, MN), Fresonke; John (Minneapolis, MN), Hall; Timothy J. (Hopkins, MN)
Title: Conveyor assembly
Patent Number: 7,175,018

Inventors: Helvick; Richard Eric (Portland, OR)
Title: Method and system for facilitating group organization using mobile devices
Patent Number: 7,882,244

Inventors: Hempel; Stefan (Dresden, DE)
Title: Wafer layout optimization method and system
Patent Number: 7,882,481

Inventors: Heng; Fook-Luen (Yorktown Heights, NY), Hibbeler; Jason D. (Williston, VT), McCullen; Kevin W. (Essex Junction, VT), Narayan; Rani R. (San Jose, CA), Runyon; Stephen L. (Pflugerville, TX), Walker; Robert F. (St. George, VT)
Title: Integrated circuit selective scaling
Patent Number: 7,882,463

Inventors: Heninger; Ivan M. (Selma, NC), Jones; Zachary H. (Apex, NC), Kochuba; James K. (Raleigh, NC), Quirk; Aaron J. (Cary, NC)
Title: Reducing usage of resource utilized by a virtual machine whose resource utilization is adversely affecting neighboring virtual machines
Patent Number: 8,949,848

Inventors: Henn; Michael (Lehre, DE), Jehle; Martin (Regensburg, DE), Zhang; Hong (Tegernheim, DE)
Title: Method for operation of an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,174,880

Inventors: Henning; Frauke (Essen, DE), Amajjahe; Sadik (Duesseldorf, DE), Linke; Ute (Mettmann, DE), Ferenz; Michael (Essen, DE), Knott; Wilfried (Essen, DE), Arning; Volker (Duesseldorf, DE), Brugger; Bastian Matthias (Oberhausen, DE), Lehmann; Kathrin (Leverkusen, DE)
Title: Branched polysiloxanes and use of these
Patent Number: 8,946,369

Inventors: Herbert; David (Raleigh, NC), Heilmann; Ben (Raleigh, NC), Alexander; George (Durham, NC), Partsch; Torsten (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Disabling clocked standby mode based on device temperature
Patent Number: 7,177,219

Inventors: Herold; Peter (Allschwil, CH), Mah; Robert (Allschwil, CH), Tschinke; Vincenzo (Allschwil, CH), Stojanovic; Aleksandar (Allschwil, CH), Marti; Christiane (Allschwil, CH), Jelakovic; Stjepan (Allschwil, CH), Stutz; Stefan (Allschwil, CH)
Title: Imidazo compounds
Patent Number: 7,879,847

Inventors: Heroux; Jean Benoit (Tokyo, JP), Kohara; Sayuri (Kanagawa, JP), Taira; Yoichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Reducing loss at intersection in optical waveguides
Patent Number: 8,948,551

Inventors: Herzog; Shai (Bellevue, WA), Hagman; Marie (Seattle, WA)
Title: Out-of-band keep-alive mechanism for clients associated with network address translation systems
Patent Number: 7,881,318

Inventors: Hess; Don H. (Tampa, FL)
Title: Apparatus and method for enhancing filtration
Patent Number: 7,175,695

Inventors: Heublein; Bernd (Hannover, DE), Hausdorf; Gerd (Wettmar, DE)
Title: Metallic implant which is degradable in vivo
Patent Number: 7,879,367

Inventors: Hewlett; William (Sutton Coldfield, GB), Clarke; Ian (Walsall, GB), Evans; Nigel (Sutton Coldfield, GB), Parker; Richard (Birmingham, GB), Hunt; Mark A (Derby, GB), Hughes; Michael (Wolverhampton, GB)
Title: Electronically controlled stage lighting system
Patent Number: 7,880,957

Inventors: Heymanns; Frank (Oberderdingen, DE), von Haas; Gernot (Heidelberg, DE), Natus; Gunter (Muhltal, DE), Kroll; Detlef (Eppingen, DE)
Title: Pellet press for producing pellets
Patent Number: 8,944,801

Inventors: Hickey; Michael E. (Escondido, CA), Pronovost; Allan D. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Composite for phosphate and ammonium ion removal
Patent Number: 8,945,392

Inventors: Hickey; Teresa (Park Orchards, AU), Hickey; Brendan (Park Orchards, AU), Pattison; Craig (Park Orchards, AU), Pattison; Donna (Park Orchards, AU)
Title: Garment hanger
Patent Number: 8,944,298

Inventors: Hidaka; Isao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Signal processing apparatus and signal processing method for data transmission
Patent Number: 8,949,649

Inventors: Highgate; Donald James (Surrey, GB), Baynes; Nicholas (Sheffield, GB), Smith; Rachel Louise (Sheffield, GB), Hyde; Kris (Sheffield, GB)
Title: Photovoltaic cell containing a polymer electrolyte
Patent Number: 8,945,430

Inventors: Higuchi; Kazuhito (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Shiozawa; Hideo (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Fujii; Takayoshi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kojima; Akihiro (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Obata; Susumu (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Terada; Toshiyuki (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Semiconductor light emitting device
Patent Number: 8,946,750

Inventors: Hildebrand; Dean (San Jose, CA), Singh; Aameek (San Jose, CA), Tewari; Renu (San Jose, CA)
Title: Continuous and asynchronous replication of a consistent dataset
Patent Number: 8,949,182

Inventors: Hildebrand; Dean (San Jose, CA), Singh; Aameek (San Jose, CA), Tewari; Renu (San Jose, CA)
Title: Continuous and asynchronous replication of a consistent dataset
Patent Number: 8,949,183

Inventors: Hilfinger; John (Ann Arbor, MI), Kish; Phillip (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Short peptide carrier system for cellular delivery of agent
Patent Number: 7,176,185

Inventors: Hill; Curt J. (Warba, MN)
Title: Means for moving trash receptacles
Patent Number: 8,944,742

Inventors: Hino; Tetsuo (Yamato, JP), Yamamoto; Jun (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Actuator
Patent Number: 8,946,971

Inventors: Hintze; Bernd (Langebrueck, DE), Bernhardt; Henry (Dresden, DE), Bernhardt; Frank (Dresden, DE)
Title: Method for producing a dielectric interlayer and storage capacitor with such a dielectric interlayer
Patent Number: 7,880,212

Inventors: Hirai; Akira (Saitama-ken, JP)
Title: Kitchen knife with sharpener
Patent Number: 8,943,698

Inventors: Hirai; Masaaki (Tokyo, JP), Yokoyama; Akiyuki (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Vibration control device for washing machine
Patent Number: 8,943,860

Inventors: Hirai; Yasuyuki (Yokohama, JP), Onuma; Kentaro (Yokohama, JP), Ishihara; Masaaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,944,585

Inventors: Hiranuma; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Imaging device for an image reading apparatus, and image reading method
Patent Number: 8,947,753

Inventors: Hirasawa; Masakatsu (Tokyo, JP), Yamashita; Mikio (Hokkaido, JP)
Title: Autonomous ultra-short optical pulse compression, phase compensating and waveform shaping device
Patent Number: 7,177,027

Inventors: Hiratani; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP), Koji; Shinnosuke (Yokohama, JP), Nakahama; Kazumichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for producing polymer particles
Patent Number: 8,946,354

Inventors: Hirokawa; Tatsuma (Tokyo, JP), Yamaguchi; Yukio (Chiba, JP), Yamazaki; Masataka (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, backup and restore processing method
Patent Number: 8,947,721

Inventors: Hirose; Yukitoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Multilayer semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,880,491

Inventors: Hirota; Yoshihiko (Toyokawa, JP), Toyama; Katsuhisa (Toyokawa, JP), Imaizumi; Shoji (Shinshiro, JP), Hashimoto; Hideyuki (Toyokawa, JP), Ishiguro; Kazuhiro (Toyohashi, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image forming apparatus and color image determination method thereof
Patent Number: 7,177,462

Inventors: Hirsch; Karl (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Open, neutral electronic distribution system for digital content providing distribution channel support to publishers and retailers and abstract fulfillment for publishers
Patent Number: 7,882,037

Inventors: Hirsch; Lucian (Munchen, DE)
Title: Release of integration reference points
Patent Number: 7,882,211

Inventors: Hirsch; Olaf (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Cycled receiver for mobile wireless devices
Patent Number: 7,881,694

Inventors: Ho; Kam H. (Daly City, CA), Pandya; Maya P. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Dynamic record management for systems utilizing virtual storage access method (VSAM) data sets with a corresponding VSAM control block structure
Patent Number: 8,949,286

Inventors: Ho; Wei-Teh (Taipei, TW), Ho; Willy (Taipei, TW)
Title: Multi-dimensional abdomen exercise machine
Patent Number: 8,944,981

Inventors: Hofers; Thorsten (Bramsche, DE), Vedder; Joachim (Osnabruck, DE)
Title: Motor vehicle with a convertible roof
Patent Number: 7,175,225

Inventors: Hoffmann; Torsten (Weil am Rhein, DE), Schnider; Patrick (Bottmingen, CH)
Title: Bi-pyridinyl derivatives as NK-1 antagonists
Patent Number: 7,176,205

Inventors: Hofmann; Thomas (Munster-Roxel, DE), Ottinger; Harald (Freiburg, DE), Frank; Oliver (Munster, DE), Soldo; Tomislav (Memmingen, DE), Blank; Imre (Savigny, CH), Villard; Renaud (Carrouge, CH), Robert; Fabien (Divonne-les-Bains, FR)
Title: Pyridinium-Betain compounds for use as taste modulators
Patent Number: 7,175,872

Inventors: Hofmann; Wilfried (Munich, DE), Jocham; Simon (Munich, DE), Schaaf; Igor Harry (Rheinmuenster, DE), Mazura; Paul (Karlsbad, DE), Hellwig; Manfred (Bad Homburg V. D. Hoehe, DE), Nicolai; Walter (Buseck, DE)
Title: Rack
Patent Number: 8,944,533

Inventors: Hohjoh; Hirohiko (Tokyo, JP), Takahashi; Masaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Agent for suppressing expression of dominant allele
Patent Number: 8,946,185

Inventors: Holland; Eric (Divonne les bains, FR), Hunziker; Thomas (Oberhofen, CH), Mis; Beatrice (Lausanne, CH), Rinsch; Christopher (Lausanne, CH)
Title: Methods and compositions for tissue regeneration
Patent Number: 7,879,605

Inventors: Hollingsworth; Russell E. (Arvada, CO)
Title: Long travel near-field scanning optical microscope
Patent Number: 7,176,450

Inventors: Holm; Arne (Skodsborg, DK), Larsen; Bjarne Due (Roskilde, DK)
Title: Solid-phase peptide synthesis and agent for use in such synthesis
Patent Number: 7,176,282

Inventors: Holmberg; Larry (Harrisburg, SD)
Title: Camera with mounting rail
Patent Number: 7,880,793

Inventors: Holmes; Steven J. (Albany, NY), Horak; David V. (Essex Junction, VT), Koburger, III; Charles W. (Delmar, NY), Ponoth; Shom (Gaithersburg, MD), Yang; Chih-Chao (Glenmont, NY)
Title: Dual-metal self-aligned wires and vias
Patent Number: 8,946,908

Inventors: Homan; Masatoshi (Hino, JP), Matsui; Akira (Hino, JP), Shigemori; Toshiaki (Hachioji, JP), Mori; Takeshi (Machida, JP), Fujimori; Noriyuki (Suwa, JP)
Title: Receiving apparatus for swallow-type capsule endoscope
Patent Number: 7,881,668

Inventors: Honda; Masanori (Higashihiroshima, JP), Hayashi; Takayuki (Higashihiroshima, JP), Ishii; Hiroki (Higashihiroshima, JP), Li; Xiaobing (Yao, JP)
Title: Portable communication terminal
Patent Number: 7,881,754

Inventors: Honda; Takahiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and density adjusting method
Patent Number: 8,948,631

Inventors: Hongo; Masayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Tamaki; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Takagi; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Recording apparatus and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,175,249

Inventors: Hook; Terence B. (Jericho, VT), Mocuta; Anda C. (LaGrangeville, NY), Sleight; Jeffrey W. (Ridgefield, CT), Stamper; Anthony K. (Williston, VT)
Title: Method of providing protection against charging damage in hybrid orientation transistors
Patent Number: 7,879,650

Inventors: Hoornaert; Frank (Leefdaal, BE), Houthooft; Mario (Melle, BE)
Title: Field programmable smart card terminal and token device
Patent Number: 8,949,608

Inventors: Hopton; Thomas E. (Stow, OH), Sullivan; Carl M. (Copley, OH), Georgelos; Paul N. (Naperville, IL)
Title: Heat sealable polyvinyl chloride films
Patent Number: 7,175,903

Inventors: Horita; Shinichi (Osaka, JP), Toyama; Osamu (Kakogawa, JP), Fujiwara; Koichi (Kobe, JP)
Title: Three-dimensional measurement system, inspection method, three-dimensional measurement method and program
Patent Number: 7,880,899

Inventors: Hornby; Michael J. (Williamsburg, VA)
Title: Methods of polymeric bonding fuel system components
Patent Number: 7,879,176

Inventors: Hortelius; Edward W. (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Unique sausage shapes and devices and methods for processing sausages
Patent Number: 8,945,649

Inventors: Hoshino; Hidekazu (Yokohama, JP), Matsumoto; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP), Takeuchi; Itsuo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Discrimination medium and discrimination method therefor
Patent Number: 7,879,415

Inventors: Hoshino; Jin (Tokyo, JP), Ogata; Susumu (Yokohama, JP), Kimoto; Masatoshi (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Position determination system and position determination method
Patent Number: 7,880,673

Inventors: Hoshino; Yutaka (Akishima, JP), Ikeda; Shuji (Koganei, JP), Yoshida; Isao (Hinode, JP), Kamohara; Shiro (Hachiouji, JP), Kawakami; Megumi (Kokubunji, JP), Miyake; Tomoyuki (Higashimurayama, JP), Morikawa; Masatoshi (Hannou, JP)
Title: Power mosfet having conductor plug structured contacts
Patent Number: 7,176,523

Inventors: Hosomi; Masanori (Kanagawa, JP), Ohmori; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Ikarashi; Minoru (Kanagawa, JP), Yamamoto; Tetsuya (Kanagawa, JP), Higo; Yutaka (Kanagawa, JP), Yamane; Kazutaka (Kanagawa, JP), Oishi; Yuki (Kanagawa, JP), Kano; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Storage element and memory
Patent Number: 7,881,097

Inventors: Hou; Chunhong (Savage, MN), Mao; Sining (Savage, MN), Linville; Eric S. (Chanhassen, MN), Heinonen; Olle (Eden Prairie, MN), Tang; Xuefei (Eden Prairie, MN), He; Qing (Plymouth, MN), Singleton; Eric W. (Maple Plain, MN), Xue; Song S. (Eden Prairie, MN)
Title: Biasing for tri-layer magnetoresistive sensors
Patent Number: 7,177,122

Inventors: Hou; Zezhang (Cupertino, CA), Lindsey; Leon Aleksander (Newcastle Upon Tyne, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for in-situ testing, fitting and verification of hearing and hearing aids
Patent Number: 8,948,425

Inventors: Howard; Erik M. (Baytown, TX)
Title: Systems and methods for separating sand from oil
Patent Number: 8,945,399

Inventors: Hsieh; Bao-Ching (Bade, TW)
Title: Maintenance auxiliary tool of brake system
Patent Number: 8,944,224

Inventors: Hsieh; Chih-Ching (Feng Yuan City, Taichung Hsien, TW)
Title: Hand tool with a swinging structure
Patent Number: 7,174,815

Inventors: Hsieh; Sheng-Hsu (Tainan, CN)
Title: Apparatus for exercise, body building and rehabiliation
Patent Number: 8,944,975

Inventors: Hsiung; Yung Hsien (Taipei, TW)
Title: Quick-coupled and adjustable temple for glasses
Patent Number: 7,175,276

Inventors: Hsu; Ben (Changhua Hsien, TW)
Title: Blind slats for door/window venetian blind
Patent Number: 7,174,942

Inventors: Hsu; George (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Control of translational movement and field of view of a character within a virtual world as rendered on a display
Patent Number: 8,944,914

Inventors: Hsu; Po-Chun (Shetou Township, Changhua County, TW)
Title: Debug device for embedded systems and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,882,395

Inventors: Hu; Kevin (Kunzhong) (Irvine, CA), Zhong; Chonghua (Irvine, CA), Law; Edward (Ladera Ranch, CA)
Title: Fabricating a wafer level semiconductor package having a pre-formed dielectric layer
Patent Number: 8,945,991

Inventors: Hu; Xiao-Ju (Taoyuan Shien, TW), Liu; Chen-Yang (Taoyuan Shien, TW), Ying; Jian-Ping (Taoyuan Shien, TW)
Title: Electronic ballast and controlling method thereof
Patent Number: 7,176,639

Inventors: Hua; Phong (Paris, FR)
Title: Audio headset with active noise control of the non-adaptive type for listening to an audio music source and/or for "hands-free" telephony functions
Patent Number: 8,948,409

Inventors: Huang; Elbert E. (Tarrytown, NY), Kumar; Kaushik A. (Beacon, NY), Malone; Kelly (Poughkeepsie, NY), Pfeiffer; Dirk (Dobbs Ferry, NY), Sankarapandian; Muthumanickam (Yorktown Heights, NY), Tyberg; Christy S. (Mahopac, NY)
Title: Polycarbosilane buried etch stops in interconnect structures
Patent Number: 7,879,717

Inventors: Huang; Fei (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Communication device and method for switching phone numbers using the same
Patent Number: 8,948,737

Inventors: Huang; Jiandong (Vancouver, WA), Voutsas; Apostolos T. (Portland, OR)
Title: Switchable viewing angle display with local dimming function
Patent Number: 8,947,333

Inventors: Huang; Juinn-Dar (Hsinchu County, TW), Chen; Chia-I (Taipei, TW)
Title: Dynamical sequentially-controlled low-power multiplexer device
Patent Number: 7,881,241

Inventors: Huang; Thomas N (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Electromagnetic shielding device
Patent Number: 7,176,387

Inventors: Hubschman; Jean-Pierre (Beverly Hills, CA), Schwartz; Steven (Los Angeles, CA), Wilson; Jason T. (Los Angeles, CA), Tsao; Tsu-Chin (Manhattan Beach, CA), Gibson; James S. (Manhattan Beach, CA)
Title: Surgical procedures using instrument to boundary spacing information extracted from real-time diagnostic scan data
Patent Number: 8,945,140

Inventors: Hudson; John E. (Stansted, GB), Steer; David G. (Nepean, CA), Hashem; Bassam M. (Nepean, CA), Boudreau; Daniel (Hull, CA), Teo; Koon Hoo (Nepean, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for transmitting and receiving data over a communications network in the presence of interference
Patent Number: 7,177,371

Inventors: Hues; Steven M. (Round Rock, TX), Lovejoy; Michael L. (Austin, TX), Mathew; Varughese (Austin, TX)
Title: Controlled electroless plating
Patent Number: 7,176,133

Inventors: Hughes; Aidan T. (Bellevue, WA), Tankovich; Vladimir (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Reversible hashing for E-signature verification
Patent Number: 7,882,358

Inventors: Huitorel; Mickael (Octeville sur Mer, FR), Le Berre; Eric (Octeville sur Mer, FR)
Title: Filling machine provided with a cleaning in place device with individual collecting elements
Patent Number: 8,944,121

Inventors: Hulteen, III; William A. (Westerville, OH)
Title: Insect habitat and feeder
Patent Number: 7,174,847

Inventors: Hunter; Bradley L. (Lexington, MA), Cahill; Steven P. (Newton, MA), Ehrmann; Jonathan S. (Sudbury, MA), Plotkin; Michael (Newton, MA)
Title: Method and system for precisely positioning a waist of a material-processing laser beam to process microstructures within a laser-processing site
Patent Number: 7,176,407

Inventors: Hussain; Zahid (San Jose, CA), Jain; Samir (Cupertino, CA), Alam; Naveed (Cupertino, CA), Cheng; Joseph (Sunnyvale, CA), Lockwood; Gregory (Redwood City, CA), Millet; Tim (Mountain View, CA)
Title: System and method for routing traffic through a virtual router-based network switch
Patent Number: 7,177,311

Inventors: Hutton; Michael D (Mountain View, CA), Pedersen; Bruce (Sunnyvale, CA), Kaptanoglu; Sinan (Belmont, CA), Lewis; David (Toronto, CA), Vanderhoek; Tim (Toronto, CA)
Title: Organizations of logic modules in programmable logic devices
Patent Number: 7,176,718

Inventors: Hwang; Eui-dong (Incheon, KR), Lee; Young-eun (Chungcheongnam-do, KR), Kwon; Young-sup (Seoul, KR), Kwon; Dal-jung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Inverter and display device having the same
Patent Number: 7,880,715

Inventors: Hwang; Jenn-Tsang (Hsinchu, TW), Hwang; Chrong-Shiong (Hsinchu, TW), Chang; Yow-Lone (Hsinchu, TW), Yao; Chung-Niang (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: GABA analogs, compositions and methods for manufacturing thereof
Patent Number: 7,879,906

Inventors: Hyde; Caleb Sisson (Overland Park, KS), Wong; Kanglung (Overland Park, KS)
Title: First normal form (1NF) data normalizer
Patent Number: 7,882,117

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Glew; Andrew Forsyth (Hillsboro, OR), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for registering advertisement viewing
Patent Number: 8,947,515

Inventors: Ichikawa; Yasushi (Tualatin, OR)
Title: Golf ball having a resilient material
Patent Number: 8,944,938

Inventors: Ichimasa; Shoji (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Projector, projector control method, and projection system
Patent Number: 8,944,611

Inventors: Ichinose; Izumi (Tsukuba, JP), Peng; XinSheng (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Organic polymers-separation membrane filter, and organic polymers-separation method
Patent Number: 8,945,391

Inventors: Iida; Takahisa (Osaka, JP), Yano; Mutsumi (Osaka, JP), Kimoto; Mamoru (Osaka, JP)
Title: Solid electrolytic capacitor element, manufacturing method therefor, and solid electrolytic capacitor
Patent Number: 7,177,141

Inventors: Ikari; Akira (Shiga, JP), Ishida; Nobuhiro (Shiga, JP), Kawai; Nobuhiko (Shiga, JP), Kitanaka; Katsuya (Shiga, JP), Yamada; Takehiro (Shiga, JP)
Title: Car washing machine
Patent Number: 7,174,594

Inventors: Ikeda; Takashi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Sensor element and detection method of magnetic particles using this element, and detection method of target substance
Patent Number: 8,945,946

Inventors: Ikehashi; Tamio (Kanagawa, JP), Ohguro; Tatsuya (Kanagawa, JP), Matsuo; Mie (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Variable-capacitance element, variable-capacitance device, and portable phone including variable-capacitance device
Patent Number: 7,177,134

Inventors: Ikuta; Mitsuhiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing surface-emitting laser
Patent Number: 7,879,632

Inventors: Ikuta; Tetsuya (Tokyo, JP), Hino; Daisuke (Tokyo, JP), Sakamoto; Ryo (Tokyo, JP), Shibata; Tomohiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Epitaxial substrate for electronic device comprising a high resistance single crystal substrate on a low resistance single crystal substrate, and method of manufacturing
Patent Number: 8,946,863

Inventors: Ilekti; Philippe (Maison-Alfort, FR), Blin; Xavier (Paris, FR), Toumi; Beatrice (Verrieres le Buisson, FR)
Title: Cosmetic heat treatment method
Patent Number: 8,945,524

Inventors: Imaoka; Masayuki (Izumiotsu, JP), Masubuchi; Tomokazu (Osaka, JP), Ishihara; Jun (Kobe, JP)
Title: Projection optical system
Patent Number: 7,880,972

Inventors: Imle; Johannes (Landau, DE), Horn; Markus (Oftersheim, DE)
Title: Wall lining of industrial ovens
Patent Number: 8,944,042

Inventors: Inagaki; Yasuhito (Kanagawa, JP), Kawate; Yasutoshi (Tokyo, JP), Ishikawa; Kimiko (Kanagawa, JP), Nagasawa; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Cleansing processing agent, cleansing method employing the agent and a molded structural member
Patent Number: 7,176,175

Inventors: Inagawa; Makoto (Palo Alto, CA), Hosokawa; Akihiro (Cupertino, CA), White; John M. (Hayward, CA)
Title: Partially suspended rolling magnetron
Patent Number: 7,879,210

Inventors: Inaji; Toshio (Osaka, JP), Kohso; Hiroshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Disk storage apparatus
Patent Number: 7,177,106

Inventors: Ingvarsson; Snorri Thorgeir (White Plains, NY), Trouilloud; Philip Louis (Norwood, NJ), Sun; Shouheng (Millwood, NY), Koch; Roger Hilsen (Amawalk, NY), Abraham; David William (Croton-on-Hudson, NY)
Title: Magnetic materials having superparamagnetic particles
Patent Number: 7,880,208

Inventors: Inomata; Hideki (Tokyo, JP), Tanno; Okikazu (Tokyo, JP), Murakami; Tokumichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Picture coding apparatus, and picture coding method
Patent Number: 7,177,358

Inventors: Inoue; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: On-vehicle DSRC apparatus
Patent Number: 7,176,810

Inventors: Inoue; Yoshio (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device, control method of semiconductor device, and control information generating method for semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,880,535

Inventors: Irie; Kousuke (Kurokawa-gun, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,880,783

Inventors: Irisawa; Yuichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Vascular incision apparatus
Patent Number: 7,175,640

Inventors: Ishibashi; Osamu (Nagano-ken, JP), Ichikawa; Kazuhiro (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Image formation device and recording agent cartridge attached thereto
Patent Number: 7,177,556

Inventors: Ishida; Hidenobu (Hamamatsu, JP), Ozawa; Naoki (Hamamatsu, JP), Hagihara; Tsukasa (Hamamatsu, JP), Usui; Shuichi (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for determining shape of end of welding bead
Patent Number: 8,946,595

Inventors: Ishida; Masami (Iwatsuki, JP), Matsukura; Yoshio (Iwatsuki, JP)
Title: Fixing device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,176,952

Inventors: Ishida; Yoshihiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method
Patent Number: 7,880,803

Inventors: Ishii; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer program product
Patent Number: 7,881,553

Inventors: Ishikawa; Hiroyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Nagatani; Kazuo (Kawasaki, JP), Hamada; Hajime (Kawasaki, JP), Fudaba; Nobukazu (Kawasaki, JP), Utsunomiya; Yuichi (Kawasaki, JP), Oishi; Yasuyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Distortion correction control apparatus and distortion correction control method
Patent Number: 7,881,404

Inventors: Ishikawa; Hisashi (Urayasu, JP)
Title: Image processing device and image processing method
Patent Number: 7,881,372

Inventors: Ishikawa; Tatsuya (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Accurate determination of particle positioned on free surface in particle method
Patent Number: 8,949,086

Inventors: Ishikawa; Yoichiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Noise checking method and apparatus, and computer-readable recording medium in which noise checking program is stored
Patent Number: 7,882,466

Inventors: Ishikura; Yuji (Kanagawa, JP), Ishii; Yasuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Kosugi; Hideki (Kanagawa, JP), Hirota; Tetsuro (Kanagawa, JP), Yamada; Masaaki (Tokyo, JP), Ogawa; Yoshiko (Tokyo, JP), Kurokawa; Atsushi (Kanagawa, JP), Seki; Hideyasu (Tokyo, JP), Horike; Masanori (Kanagawa, JP), Kayahara; Shin (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,948,638

Inventors: Ishiyama; Masafumi (Singapore, SG)
Title: Solid body surface evaluation method, magnetic disk evaluation method, magnetic disk, and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,174,775

Inventors: Ismail; Omar (Waterloo, CA), Kalviainen; Erik (Waterloo, CA), Ismail; Amanie (Waterloo, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for creating and providing collaborative user reviews of products and services
Patent Number: 8,949,876

Inventors: Itagaki; Tomohisa (Abiko, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus that identifies halftone process parameter
Patent Number: 7,881,628

Inventors: Itagaki; Tomohisa (Chiba, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and its method, and control method
Patent Number: 7,880,931

Inventors: Itaka; Yasuhito (Yokohama, JP), Kinoshita; Koichi (Yokohama, JP), Sugahara; Takeshi (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device formed by automatic layout wiring by use of standard cells and design method of fixing its well potential
Patent Number: 7,882,476

Inventors: Ito; Takayasu (Higashimurayama, JP), Hiraki; Mitsuru (Kodaira, JP), Ashiga; Koichi (Higashiyamato, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,177,123

Inventors: Ito; Takayasu (Higashimurayama, JP), Hiraki; Mitsuru (Kodaira, JP), Ashiga; Koichi (Higashiyamato, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,881,026

Inventors: Itoh; Takafumi (Matsumoto, JP), Akaiwa; Shoichi (Matsumoto, JP), Miyashita; Kiyoshi (Ina, JP)
Title: Overlay process of images
Patent Number: 7,176,850

Inventors: Ivashin; Victor (Danville, CA), Miceli; Sean (Sunnyvale, CA), Boskovic; Ronald (Campbell, CA)
Title: Local video loopback method for a multi-participant conference system using a back-channel video interface
Patent Number: 7,176,957

Inventors: Iwabuchi; Tomoyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Yamazaki; Yu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Light emitting device and electronic equipment
Patent Number: 7,176,858

Inventors: Iwasaki; Norie (Fujisawa, JP), Masuda; Koichi (Yokohama, JP), Minoura; Tadaaki (Yamato, JP), Nakamura; Tomokazu (Kawasaki, JP), Sohda; Takeshi (Sagamihara, JP), Tsuda; Takahiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Saving log data using a disk system as primary cache and a tape library as secondary cache
Patent Number: 8,949,524

Inventors: Iwasawa; Yoshito (Tokyo, JP), Adachi; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Murata; Masayuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Zoom lens and imaging device
Patent Number: 7,177,091

Inventors: Iwata; Hiroshi (Nara, JP), Shibata; Akihide (Nara, JP), Kakimoto; Seizo (Nara, JP), Adachi; Kouichiro (Tenri, JP), Nakano; Masayuki (Nara, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device, method for producing the same, and information processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,176,526

Inventors: Iwata; Hiroshi (Nara, JP), Shibata; Akihide (Nara, JP), Yaoi; Yoshifumi (Yamatokoriyama, JP), Iwase; Yasuaki (Tenri, JP), Nawaki; Masaru (Nara, JP), Morikawa; Yoshinao (Ikoma, JP), Tanaka; Kenichi (Fukuyama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device, display device, and portable electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,177,188

Inventors: Iwuchukwu; Tochukwu (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for facilitating provision of a map resource
Patent Number: 8,948,794

Inventors: Izumi; Michihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Communication apparatus, control method, and computer-usable medium for selecting a network for data transmission
Patent Number: 8,949,443

Inventors: Jackson; David Brian (Spanish Fork, UT)
Title: System and method for dynamically managing data centric searches
Patent Number: 8,949,213

Inventors: Jackson; Kwame Addae (Santa Monica, CA), Brown; Dylan Christopher (Santa Monica, CA)
Title: Request and response aggregation system and method with request relay
Patent Number: 8,949,360

Inventors: Jacobson; Quinn A. (Sunnyvale, CA), Wang; Hong (Fremont, CA), Shen; John (San Jose, CA), Chinya; Gautham N. (Hillsboro, OR), Hammarlund; Per (Hillsboro, OR), Zou; Xiang (Beaverton, OR), Bigbee; Bryant (Scottsdale, AZ), Kaushik; Shivnandan D. (Portland, OR)
Title: Primitives to enhance thread-level speculation
Patent Number: 7,882,339

Inventors: Jain; Ajaykumar R. (San Carlos, CA)
Title: Methods of enhancing performance of field-effect transistors and field-effect transistors made thereby
Patent Number: 7,879,678

Inventors: Jain; Ashish R. (Santa Clara, CA), Klass; Edgardo F. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for testing driver writeability strength on an integrated circuit
Patent Number: 8,947,070

Inventors: Jancic; Anne (Kesteren, NL), Hesse; Huib (Kesteren, NL), Van Dijk; Bert (Kesteren, NL)
Title: Water self regulated horticultural growing and support medium
Patent Number: 8,943,748

Inventors: Jang; Youngcheol (Yongin-si, KR), Kwak; Eunok (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Secondary battery including protection circuit module
Patent Number: 8,945,734

Inventors: Jangbarwala; Juzer (Chino Hills, CA)
Title: Fibrous composite catalytic structure having at least three solid phases
Patent Number: 8,946,111

Inventors: Janjic; Nebojsa (Boulder, CO), Gold; Larry (Boulder, CO)
Title: Platelet derived growth factor (PDGF) nucleic acid ligand complexes
Patent Number: 7,879,993

Inventors: Jaruse, Sr.; Robert (Rome, GA)
Title: Leno heddle
Patent Number: 8,944,116

Inventors: Jean-Claude; Bertrand (Pierrefonds, Quebec, CA), Rachid; Zakaria (Montreal, Quebec, CA), Brahimi; Fouad (St-Leonard, Quebec, CA)
Title: Combi-molecules having EGFR and DNA targeting properties
Patent Number: 7,879,861

Inventors: Jeannot; Laurent (Marcilly sur Tille, FR), Lamy; Francis (Arnay le Duc, FR)
Title: Method for measuring three-dimensional objects by single-view optical shadowgraphy, using the optical laws of light propagation
Patent Number: 7,880,898

Inventors: Jellard; Edward G. (Southampton, GB)
Title: Redirecting messages in a publish/subscribe messaging system
Patent Number: 8,949,332

Inventors: Jen; Jimmy (Foster City, CA), George; Robert (San Jose, CA), Dolin; Jeff (Belmont, CA), Lasser; Amelia (Fremont, CA)
Title: Catheter deployment device
Patent Number: 7,878,986

Inventors: Jeng; Shin-Puu (Hsin-Chu, TW), Chao; Clinton (Hsinchu, TW), Lu; Szu Wei (HsinChu, TW)
Title: Integrated circuit having stress tuning layer
Patent Number: 7,880,278

Inventors: Jenkins; Keith Aelwyn (Sleepy Hollow, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for measuring and compensating for static phase error in phase locked loops
Patent Number: 7,880,518

Inventors: Jensen; Peter Dennis (Blackfoot, ID), Camin; Henry J. (Pocatello, ID), Gover; Paul William (Bayfield, WI), Greco; Dennis Salvatore (Custer, WI)
Title: Emulsified bean-based oil substitute
Patent Number: 7,879,385

Inventors: Jenssen; Ken Alvin (6523 Frei, NO)
Title: Hand held control device with dual mode joystick for pointing and scrolling
Patent Number: 7,176,882

Inventors: Jeon; Bong Yeol (Nam-Gu, Incheon, KR), Kim; Sang Mok (Nam-Gu, Incheon, KR)
Title: Non-stick ceramic coating composition and process
Patent Number: 7,879,449

Inventors: Jeon; Bu-Il (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Plasma etching apparatus
Patent Number: 7,879,187

Inventors: Jeong; Eun-Soo (Eumsaong-gun, KR)
Title: Interconnect structure and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,879,719

Inventors: Jeong; Seung Chul (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Backlight assembly and liquid crystal display device having the same
Patent Number: 7,880,825

Inventors: Jernigan, IV; Richard P. (Sewickley, PA), Hyer, Jr.; Robert Wyckoff (Mars, PA), Boyles; John R. (Cranberry Township, PA)
Title: Highly efficient guarantee of data consistency
Patent Number: 8,949,614

Inventors: Jesse; Mary (Sammamish, WA), Knox; Steven Michael (Brier, WA)
Title: Multi-channel interactive message response system
Patent Number: 8,948,352

Inventors: Jiang; Hai (Fremont, CA), Sin; Kyusik (Pleasanton, CA), Chen; Yingjian (Fremont, CA)
Title: Magnetically soft, high saturation magnetization laminates of iron-cobalt-nitrogen and iron-nickel for magnetic head pole layers
Patent Number: 7,177,117

Inventors: Jiang; Shibin (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Optical fiber with multi section core
Patent Number: 8,948,217

Inventors: Jing; Naiyong (Woodbury, MN), Pham; Trang D. (Bloomington, MN), Hine; Andrew M. (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Fluoropolymer bonding composition and method
Patent Number: 7,175,733

Inventors: Jitsuhara; Tsutomu (Higashiosaka, JP), Yamauchi; Miyoshi (Osaka, JP), Yonemaru; Toyomi (Nabari, JP), Ogino; Hitoshi (Toyonaka, JP), Ito; Akio (Sakai, JP), Somei; Junichi (Nara, JP), Tokuda; Akira (Osaka, JP), Yuuki; Youichi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Receiver apparatus for outputting digital video and audio signals and receiver system incorporating the receiver apparatus
Patent Number: 7,880,817

Inventors: Johansen; Espen S. (Houston, TX)
Title: Optical multiphase flowmeter
Patent Number: 7,880,133

Inventors: Johnson; Charles David (Boulder, CO)
Title: Method and apparatus for processing print jobs identifying undefined print queues
Patent Number: 7,177,037

Inventors: Johnson; Charles David (Boulder, CO), Miller; Russel Neil (Longmont, CO)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting and processing print jobs that request backchannel data
Patent Number: 7,177,041

Inventors: Johnson; Christopher S. (Meridian, ID), Schaefer; Scott (Boise, ID)
Title: Selectable clock input
Patent Number: 7,177,231

Inventors: Johnson; James Michael (Athens, TN), Winder; Robert Joseph (Athens, TN), Graham; Sean (Seattle, WA)
Title: Undercarriage fairings for trailers
Patent Number: 8,944,490

Inventors: Johnson; Johnny C. (Southaven, MS)
Title: Reverse flow hydroelectric generator
Patent Number: 8,946,922

Inventors: Johnson; Marvin D. (Goodyear, AZ), Bolze; Eric (Phoenix, AZ), Gonzalez; Alejandro (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Mounting apparatus and method for use with a tile roof
Patent Number: 7,175,140

Inventors: Johnson; Theodore (New York, NY)
Title: Complex dependencies for efficient data warehouse updates
Patent Number: 7,882,087

Inventors: Jokhio; Sarfraz A. (Houston, TX)
Title: Magnetic bailer
Patent Number: 7,174,957

Inventors: Jones; Bartley D. (Mound, MN), Hendrickson; Steven R. (Burnsville, MN)
Title: Swing away helm for watercraft
Patent Number: 8,943,987

Inventors: Jones; Brian E. (Leiden, NL), Kolkman; Marc (Leiden, NL), Leeflang; Chris (Leiden, NL)
Title: Methods of cleaning using a streptomyces 1AG3 serine protease
Patent Number: 7,879,788

Inventors: Jones; Kelly L. (Columbus, NM)
Title: Sterilization of gripping surfaces
Patent Number: 7,175,807

Inventors: Jones; Neil (Oakville, CA), Fung; Aaron (Toronto, CA)
Title: Light with integrated inductive charger base station
Patent Number: 8,947,043

Inventors: Jose; Joachim (Dusseldorf, DE), Maas; Ruth (Dusseldorf, DE), Detzel; Christian (Duisburg, DE)
Title: Whole cell biocatalyst
Patent Number: 8,945,887

Inventors: Joung; Jin Soup (Seongnam, KR), Ha; Kyung Min (Seongnam, KR), Lee; Cheol Jin (Seongnam, KR)
Title: Mobile wimax signal analyzing method
Patent Number: 7,881,218

Inventors: Ju; Young-Gu (Daegu, KR)
Title: Interferometer using vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers
Patent Number: 7,880,896

Inventors: Julka; Vibhor (San Diego, CA), Sivalingham; Sanjeevan (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for efficient dormant handoff of mobile stations having multiple packet data service instances
Patent Number: 7,881,261

Inventors: June; Carl H. (Merion Station, PA), Thompson; Craig B. (Merion, PA), Nabel; Gary J. (Washington, DC), Gray; Gary S. (Brookline, MA), Rennert; Paul D. (Holliston, MA)
Title: Methods for selectively stimulating proliferation of T cells
Patent Number: 7,175,843

Inventors: Jung; In Uk (Anyang-si, KR), Ryu; Ki Seon (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Zone switching method in a broadband wireless access system having regard to security association and device for same
Patent Number: 8,948,130

Inventors: Jung; Jung-Soo (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Dae-Gyun (Seongnam-si, KR), Bae; Beom-Sik (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for managing active set in a mobile communication system
Patent Number: 8,948,773

Inventors: Jung; Se-Woon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Key input unit and key input method
Patent Number: 8,947,269

Inventors: Jung; Young-Jae (Daejeon-si, KR)
Title: Etching method in a semiconductor processing and etching system for performing the same
Patent Number: 7,176,139

Inventors: Kabadi; Ashok N. (Portland, OR), DeWeese; Frank R. (McMinnville, OR)
Title: Hybrid compression socket connector for integrated circuits
Patent Number: 7,177,142

Inventors: Kaga; Kikuo (Tokyo, JP), Ashizawa; Shigeo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: IC tag searching apparatus
Patent Number: 8,947,208

Inventors: Kageyama; Takeo (Tokyo, JP), Takaki; Keishi (Tokyo, JP), Tsukiji; Naoki (Tokyo, JP), Iwai; Norihiro (Tokyo, JP), Shimizu; Hitoshzi (Tokyo, JP), Kawakita; Yasumasa (Tokyo, JP), Imai; Suguru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Surface emitting laser element array
Patent Number: 7,881,353

Inventors: Kaijima; Soh (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Ohkawa; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP), Sakaguchi; Akira (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Technique of controlling access to database
Patent Number: 8,949,192

Inventors: Kaise; Kikuo (Kanagawa, JP), Shinoda; Kazuhiro (Miyagi, JP), Abe; Moriaki (Miyagi, JP), Hasegawa; Shoji (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing a microlens substrate and method for manufacturing a liquid crystal panel
Patent Number: 7,879,630

Inventors: Kajiwara; Ryoichi (Hitachi, JP), Itou; Kazutoshi (Hitachi, JP)
Title: High-temperature solder, high-temperature solder paste and power semiconductor using same
Patent Number: 7,879,455

Inventors: Kakimoto; Hiroya (Gunma, JP)
Title: Recording power correction method and recording and reproduction apparatus for optical disk
Patent Number: 7,881,170

Inventors: Kakoschke; Ronald (Munchen, DE), Shum; Danny (Poughkeepsie, NY), Tempel; Georg (Dresden, DE)
Title: Bitline structure and method for production thereof
Patent Number: 7,176,088

Inventors: Kaler; Christopher G. (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Multiple peer groups for efficient scalable computing
Patent Number: 7,881,316

Inventors: Kallas; Tom (Wenatchee, WA)
Title: Fishing lure with bait cavity
Patent Number: 7,174,669

Inventors: Kalman; Daniel (Tel-Aviv, IL), Segal; Ory (Herzelyia, IL), Tripp; Omer (Har-Adar, IL), Weisman; Omri (Tel-Aviv, IL)
Title: Transforming unit tests for security testing
Patent Number: 8,949,996

Inventors: Kamei; Yasuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,948,634

Inventors: Kamijo; Koichi (Nagano-ken, JP), Takano; Hidehiro (Nagano-ken, JP), Ikuma; Ken (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Apparatus for forming image using liquid development
Patent Number: 7,177,576

Inventors: Kamitani; Kiyoshi (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Hayashi; Kenji (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Heating method for a band-shaped body and heating apparatus for a band-shaped body
Patent Number: 7,176,415

Inventors: Kane; Jeffrey F. (Hudson, MA), Kimball; Ian (Clinton, MA), Vangness; Todd S. (Stow, MA)
Title: Medical valve with resilient sealing member
Patent Number: 7,879,012

Inventors: Kaneda; Shoichi (Tokyo, JP), Ueno; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Ueda; Minoru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Arrival alerting device, arrival alerting method, and mobile terminal
Patent Number: 7,880,592

Inventors: Kaneta; Takahiro (Hino, JP), Takanashi; Tatsuo (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Lens barrel
Patent Number: 7,880,985

Inventors: Kang; Chang-Kyun (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for determining dielectric access in portable terminal
Patent Number: 8,948,711

Inventors: Kang; Ha-Yun (Chungcheongnam-do, KR), Kim; Gun-Ho (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Jae-Kook (Chungcheongnam-do, KR)
Title: Gasket and display apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 7,880,095

Inventors: Kang; Pil Joong (Suwon, KR), Park; Yoon Sok (Suwon, KR), Lee; Hwa Sun (Suwon, KR), Shin; Seung Joo (Suwon, KR)
Title: Inkjet print head
Patent Number: 8,944,566

Inventors: Kannan; Kalapriya (Bangalore, IN), Mann; Vijay (Haryana, IN), Vishnoi; Anil Kumar (Haryana, IN)
Title: Emulating a data center network on a single physical host with support for virtual machine mobility
Patent Number: 8,949,830

Inventors: Karaoguz; Jeyhan (Irvine, CA), Seshadri; Nambi (Irvine, CA), Chen; Xuemin (Rancho Sante Fe, CA), Boross; Chris (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method and system for utilizing depth information for generating 3D maps
Patent Number: 8,947,506

Inventors: Karapetyan; Tigran (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Hand-operated clapping percussion and rhythm device with controllable tone of sound
Patent Number: 8,946,530

Inventors: Karikusa; Yuji (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Sheet conveying device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,944,432

Inventors: Kasa; Masamichi (Fukuoka, JP), Abiru; Setsuo (Kawasaki, JP), Koyanagi; Toshinori (Kawasaki, JP), Sakai; Toshiyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Uchida; Kazuhiro (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Communication system
Patent Number: 7,177,326

Inventors: Kasai; Hideo (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,177,171

Inventors: Kasboske; George (Hickory Hills, IL)
Title: Product identification system for persons with limited vision
Patent Number: 8,944,823

Inventors: Kastalsky; Alexander (Wayside, NJ), Shokhor; Sergey (E. Setauket, NY)
Title: Nanotube-based vacuum devices
Patent Number: 7,176,478

Inventors: Kastenschmidt; Kevin R. (Onalaska, WI), Weber; Charles D. (Onalaska, WI), Vosen; Dennis P. (La Crosse, WI)
Title: Dispensing cap
Patent Number: 7,175,049

Inventors: Kataria; Deepak (Edison, NJ)
Title: Buffer management for merging packets of virtual circuits
Patent Number: 7,177,279

Inventors: Katayama; Kunihiro (Chigasaki, JP), Tamura; Takayuki (Yokohama, JP), Inoue; Kiyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory having electrically erasable and programmable semiconductor memory cells
Patent Number: 7,881,111

Inventors: Katayama; Yasunao (Kanagawa, JP), Ohba; Nobuyuki (Miyagi, JP), Takano; Kohji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for controlling file request access
Patent Number: 8,949,296

Inventors: Katikaneni; Sai P. (Danbury, CT), Patel; Pinakin (Danbury, CT)
Title: Regenerative oxidizer assembly for use in PEM fuel cell applications
Patent Number: 7,879,500

Inventors: Kato; Kenji (Kyoto, JP), Deguchi; Hiroshige (Kyoto, JP), Yoneda; Hitoshi (Kyoto, JP), Kubota; Kiyoshi (Kyoto, JP), Ebe; Akinori (Kyoto, JP), Setsuhara; Yuichi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Plasma producing method and apparatus as well as plasma processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,880,392

Inventors: Kato; Kiyoshi (Isehara, JP), Osada; Takeshi (Isehara, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and electronic apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 8,946,710

Inventors: Kato; Masahiro (Tokorozawa, JP), Muramatsu; Eiji (Tokorozawa, JP), Yamaguchi; Atsushi (Tokorozawa, JP), Taniguchi; Shoji (Tokorozawa, JP)
Title: Recording medium and apparatus and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,177,263

Inventors: Kato; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Yoshio; Masafumi (Tokyo, JP), Soberats; Bartolome (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Liquid crystalline compound and electrolyte material
Patent Number: 8,946,480

Inventors: Katsuda; Takeo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming system
Patent Number: 7,177,038

Inventors: Katz; Dan (Saratoga, CA), Palagashvili; David (Mountain View, CA), Willwerth; Michael D. (Campbell, CA), Todorow; Valentin N. (Palo Alto, CA), Paterson; Alexander M. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method of processing a workpiece in a plasma reactor with independent wafer edge process gas injection
Patent Number: 7,879,250

Inventors: Kauss; Wolfgang (Francheville, FR), Laroze; Gerard (Mions, FR)
Title: Hydraulic pilot control unit
Patent Number: 8,944,104

Inventors: Kavash; Robert W. (Radnor, PA), Tang; Haizhong (Radnor, PA), Mulrooney; Carol (Radnor, PA), Liu; Dahui (Radnor, PA)
Title: Processes for preparing a polymeric compound
Patent Number: 8,946,475

Inventors: Kawagoshi; Hirokazu (Ohtsu, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device containing charge pump type step-up circuit featuring bipolar transistor for carrying out initial charging
Patent Number: 7,177,167

Inventors: Kawai; Makoto (Gunma, JP), Kubota; Yoshihiro (Gunma, JP), Ito; Atsuo (Gunma, JP), Tanaka; Koichi (Gunma, JP), Tobisaka; Yuuji (Gunma, JP), Akiyama; Shoji (Gunma, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing pyrolytic boron nitride composite substrate
Patent Number: 7,879,175

Inventors: Kawakami; Haruo (Miura, JP), Ogimoto; Yasushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Logic circuit
Patent Number: 7,880,502

Inventors: Kawamata; Yukihiro (Novi, MI), Ramaswamy; Deepak (Farmington, MI), Kurami; Kunihiko (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: System and method for processing and displaying traffic information in an automotive navigation system
Patent Number: 7,176,813

Inventors: Kawamura; Kenji (Nagoya, JP), Kitoh; Kenshin (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Lithium secondary battery and assembled structure of lithium secondary batteries
Patent Number: 7,175,936

Inventors: Kawamura; Shigeru (Nirasaki, JP), Hayashi; Teruyuki (Nirasaki, JP)
Title: Substrate cleaning apparatus, substrate cleaning method, and substrate processing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,945,412

Inventors: Kawano; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Yuzuru (Kanagawa, JP), Ueno; Kunikazu (Kanagawa, JP), Fujii; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP), Kodaira; Shunsuke (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing performing color conversion on an input image
Patent Number: 7,881,526

Inventors: Kawano; Yoshihiro (Hachioji, JP), Hirata; Tadashi (Hachioji, JP), Nakata; Tatsuo (Hino, JP), Sasaki; Hiroshi (Nerima-ku, JP)
Title: Laser-based, multiphoton-excitation-type optical examination apparatus
Patent Number: 7,176,428

Inventors: Kawasaki; Haruo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication terminal offering privacy protection for hands-free functionality using an analysis process
Patent Number: 8,948,724

Inventors: Kawase; Nobuhiro (Makinohara, JP), Hirayama; Hirofumi (Makinohara, JP)
Title: Shield wire, method for processing terminal treatment of braid of the same and apparatus for processing terminal treatment of braid of that
Patent Number: 8,946,553

Inventors: Kayukawa; Hisashi (Gifu-ken, JP)
Title: Valve core
Patent Number: 7,174,910

Inventors: Kazami; Kazuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image recording apparatus and method for selecting and automatically deleting an image file
Patent Number: 7,880,916

Inventors: Kazawa; Tohru (Kokubunji, JP), Teramoto; Toyomi (Yokohama, JP), Matsuoka; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Passive optical network system, optical line terminal, and optical network unit
Patent Number: 8,948,595

Inventors: Kazmer; David O. (North Andover, MA)
Title: Melt control system for injection molding
Patent Number: 7,175,418

Inventors: Keilty; Peter John (Welwyn Garden, GB), Taylor; Andrew Edward (Hitchin, GB), Masham; Roger Derek (Ashwell, GB), Lewis; Jeremy Brook (Golders Green, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling multiple color developers using a camming mechanism
Patent Number: 7,881,637

Inventors: Keith; William L. (Ashaway, RI), Cipolla; Kimberly M. (Portsmouth, RI)
Title: Method to estimate towed array angles
Patent Number: 7,881,156

Inventors: Kelber; Jeffry A (Plano, TX)
Title: Graphene (multilayer) boron nitride heteroepitaxy for electronic device applications
Patent Number: 8,946,692

Inventors: Kelem; Steven Hennick (Los Altos Hills, CA), Cummins; Jaime C. (Saratoga, CA), Watson; John L. (Edgewood, WA), Plunkett; Robert (Sunnyvale, CA), Wasson; Stephen L. (Marina, CA), Box; Brian A. (Seabrook, NH), Wein; Enno (San Jose, CA), Furciniti; Charles A. (Bedford, NH), Phillips; Christopher E. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Fault tolerant integrated circuit architecture
Patent Number: 7,880,497

Inventors: Kellermann; Christian (Stapelfeld, DE)
Title: Starter device for a motor driven machine
Patent Number: 8,944,021

Inventors: Kelley; Matthew (Orlando, FL), Adams; Christian (Yalaha, FL), Reim; Richard (Oviedo, FL)
Title: Conformal electromagnetic (EM) detector
Patent Number: 8,947,889

Inventors: Kelly; Bryan M. (Alamo, CA), Kelly; Matthew F. (Scottsdale, AZ), Kroeckel; John G. (San Ramon, CA), Link; John E. (Manteco, CA), Petermeier; Norman P. (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Gaming system having a plurality of players and randomly incremented progressive prize
Patent Number: 8,944,909

Inventors: Kelly; Michael R. (Omaha, NE), Askerup; Anders (Omaha, NE)
Title: Method and system for providing telecommunication subscriber services without provisioning or maintenance
Patent Number: 7,881,308

Inventors: Kennedy; Joseph T. (Beaverton, OR), Mooney; Stephen R. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Distributed loop components
Patent Number: 7,177,205

Inventors: Kent; Mark (Vista, CA), Erceg; Vinko (Cardiff, CA), Landau; Uri M (San Diego, CA), van Rooyen; Pieter (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and system for weight determination in a spatial multiplexing MIMO system for WCDMA/HSDPA
Patent Number: 7,881,673

Inventors: Kenyon; Paul W. (Pinckney, MI), Blackie; Michael (New Hudson, MI), Shrock; Keith (Pinckney, MI)
Title: Flow redirection member and method of manufacture
Patent Number: 7,174,919

Inventors: Kerr; Andrew (New York, NY)
Title: Stent/graft assembly
Patent Number: 7,175,651

Inventors: Kerr; Roger S. (Brockport, NY), Tredwell; Timothy J. (Fairport, NY), Baek; Seung-Ho (Pittsford, NY)
Title: Low cost die placement
Patent Number: 7,879,691

Inventors: Kettlewell; Paul (Aylesbury, GB), Mitchell; Julian (Maidenhead, GB), Arambepola; Sujata (London, GB)
Title: Network management across a NAT or firewall
Patent Number: 8,949,391

Inventors: Khairkhahan; Alexander (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Percutaneous transcatheter heart valve replacement
Patent Number: 7,175,656

Inventors: Khalil; Franghie Rubio (Chihuahua, MX), Aguirre; Raul Daniel Flores (Chihuahua, MX), Gonzalez; Sahira Villalobos (Chihuahua, MX), Salitrero; Carla Cristina Gonzalez (Chihuahua, MX), Dominguez; Jose Angel Vilchis (Chihuahua, MX)
Title: Swiveling passenger seat
Patent Number: 8,944,505

Inventors: Khemakhem; M'hamed Anis (Minnetonka, MN), Peters; Jeffrey Louis (Eagan, MN), Sand; Duane (Brooklyn Park, MN)
Title: High density coaxial switching jack
Patent Number: 7,175,455

Inventors: Khoshnevis; Behrokh (Marina del Rey, CA)
Title: Techniques for sensing material flow rate in automated extrusion
Patent Number: 8,944,799

Inventors: Kikugawa; Yusaku (Ome, JP), Sudo; Takashi (Fuchu, JP), Osada; Masataka (Kawasaki, JP), Isaka; Takehiko (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Characteristic correcting device and characteristic correcting method
Patent Number: 8,948,417

Inventors: Kim; Bo Sung (Seoul, KR), Hong; Mun-Pyo (Seongnam-si, KR), Ryu; Min-Seong (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Yong-Uk (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Thin film transistor array panel using organic semiconductor and a method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,880,170

Inventors: Kim; Byoung Whi (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Woo Ram (Daejeon, KR), Chung; Yun Chur (Daejeon, KR), Son; Eui Seung (Seongnam, KR), Chae; Jang Won (Anyang, KR)
Title: Wavelength tracking apparatus and method in WDM-PON system
Patent Number: 7,881,613

Inventors: Kim; Chang Nam (Seoul, KR), Yoon; Jong Geon (Kyonggi-do, KR)
Title: Organic electroluminescence display panel and method for sealing the same
Patent Number: 7,176,624

Inventors: Kim; Chul-Ho (Yongin-si, KR), Moon; Kook-Chul (Yongin-si, KR), Choi; Pil-Mo (Seoul, KR), Maeng; Ho-Suk (Seoul, KR), Lee; Sang-Hoon (Seoul, KR), Kim; Kyung-Hoon (Uiwang-si, KR), Park; Keun-Woo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Display panel with TFT and gate line disposed between sub-electrodes of pixel electrode
Patent Number: 7,880,849

Inventors: Kim; Chung Hwan (Seoul, KR), Cho; Deok Gy (Suwon, KR)
Title: Homogenizing mixer with an agitating unit having a lifter unit
Patent Number: 8,944,674

Inventors: Kim; Dae Sung (Gunpo-si, KR), Kim; Jung Gon (Siheung-si, KR), Lee; Jung Suk (Seoul-si, KR), Kim; Su Jong (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Crosstalk canceling pattern for high-speed communications and modular jack having the same
Patent Number: 7,175,476

Inventors: Kim; Dae-sik (Suwon-si, KR), Cho; Kun-ho (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Sung-ha (Seoul, KR)
Title: Optical combining device
Patent Number: 7,177,084

Inventors: Kim; Dong Jin (Gyunggi-do, KR), Park; Young Ha (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Base assembly for motor and spindle motor including the same
Patent Number: 8,946,953

Inventors: Kim; Ha chul (Seoul, KR)
Title: Base for LED lamp, base set for LED lamp, socket set for LED lamp, and lamp assembly using the same
Patent Number: 8,944,670

Inventors: Kim; Hae-kyoung (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Won-mok (Yongin-si, KR), Chang; Hyuk (Yongin-si, KR), Jung; Jin Chul (Yongin-si, KR), Park; Sam Dae (Yongin-si, KR), Chang; Yun Ju (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Multiblock copolymer, method of preparing the same, polymer electrolyte membrane prepared from the multiblock copolymer, method of preparing the polymer electrolyte membrane, and fuel cell employing the polymer electrolyte membrane
Patent Number: 7,879,971

Inventors: Kim; Heung Bae (Bucheon-si, KR)
Title: Micro speaker
Patent Number: 8,948,423

Inventors: Kim; In Gyoo (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Gyungock (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Sang Hoon (Daejeon, KR), Joo; JiHo (Goyang, KR), Jang; Ki Seok (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Semiconductor laser device and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 8,948,224

Inventors: Kim; Jin-Hyock (Ichon-shi, KR), Yeom; Seung-Jin (Ichon-shi, KR), Park; Ki-Seon (Ichon-shi, KR), Song; Han-Sang (Ichon-shi, KR), Kil; Deok-Sin (Ichon-shi, KR), Roh; Jae-Sung (Ichon-shi, KR)
Title: Method for fabricating capacitor
Patent Number: 8,946,047

Inventors: Kim; Jong Boo (Daegu, KR), Chae; Ki Tack (Busan, KR)
Title: Heating cooker operable to deodorize/desmoke
Patent Number: 8,944,043

Inventors: Kim; Jongbae (Daejeon, KR), Shim; Jong-In (Seoul, KR), Kim; Hyunsung (Seoul, KR), Choi; Il-Gyun (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Light emitting diode and light emitting diode package
Patent Number: 8,946,762

Inventors: Kim; Kwang-ok (Jeollabuk-do, KR), Kim; Geun-yong (Goyang-si, KR), Lee; Dong-soo (Gwangju-si, KR)
Title: Method for filtering of abnormal ONT with same serial number in a GPON system
Patent Number: 8,948,401

Inventors: Kim; Kyung-heui (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Gas turbine engine with seal assembly
Patent Number: 7,174,719

Inventors: Kim; Nam Seok (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Pyo (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Choi; Sang Ok (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Spindle motor having holding magnet preventing oil discharge
Patent Number: 7,880,353

Inventors: Kim; Seong Hee (Seoul, KR)
Title: Encoding device and method and multimedia apparatus including the encoding device
Patent Number: 8,948,242

Inventors: Kim; Sun-kook (Hwaseong-si, KR), Choi; Woong (Seongman-si, KR), Lee; Sang-yoon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Semiconductor device, method of manufacturing the same, and electronic device including the semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,946,789

Inventors: Kim; Yong Jin (San Diego, CA), Dondeti; Lakshminath Reddy (Hyderabad, IN), Shellhammer; Stephen Jay (Ramona, CA), Zhang; Wenyi (Hefei, CN)
Title: Spatio-temporal random voting scheme for cognitive networks
Patent Number: 8,948,744

Inventors: Kim; Yu Seung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Semiconductor light emitting device and fabrication method thereof
Patent Number: 8,946,760

Inventors: Kimura; Noriyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Umezawa; Nobuhiko (Yokohama, JP), Kurenuma; Takeroh (Yokosuka, JP), Takemoto; Hideyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus with reversely rotated developer bearing members
Patent Number: 7,177,573

Inventors: Kimura; Shunji (Chiba, JP), Yoshida; Tomoaki (Chiba, JP), Kitahara; Koji (Zama, JP), Takada; Hiroshi (Mito, JP)
Title: Bit rate discrimination circuit based on a low frequency component of signal
Patent Number: 7,881,414

Inventors: Kimura; Teiji (Tsukuba, JP), Kawano; Koki (Tsukuba, JP), Doi; Eriko (Tsukuba, JP), Kitazawa; Noritaka (Tsukuba, JP), Shin; Kogyoku (Tsukuba, JP), Miyagawa; Takehiko (Tsukuba, JP), Kaneko; Toshihiko (Tsukuba, JP), Ito; Koichi (Tsukuba, JP), Takaishi; Mamoru (Tsukuba, JP), Sasaki; Takeo (Tsukuba, JP), Hagiwara; Hiroaki (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Cinnamide compound
Patent Number: 7,880,009

Inventors: Kinahan; William P. (Redding, CT)
Title: Wireless wireharness testing system
Patent Number: 7,881,887

Inventors: King; Bennett M. (San Diego, CA), Kilpatrick, II; Thomas E. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method for indicating location and direction of a graphical user interface element
Patent Number: 8,947,320

Inventors: Kino; Hitoshi (Aichi, JP), Komori; Takahiro (Aichi, JP), Ogasawara; Yutaka (Aichi, JP), Sawatari; Tomoyuki (Aichi, JP)
Title: Air intake apparatus
Patent Number: 7,174,872

Inventors: Kinoshita; Kosuke (Daito, JP), Eto; Kentaro (Daito, JP)
Title: Input switching apparatus and television apparatus
Patent Number: 7,880,816

Inventors: Kirschbaum; Phillip Graham (Petaluma, CA)
Title: Impact action cat toy
Patent Number: 8,944,011

Inventors: Kishi; Tomokatsu (Kawasaki, JP), Sakamoto; Tetsuya (Kawasaki, JP), Takagi; Akihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Nishimura; Satoru (Kawasaki, JP), Kanazawa; Yoshikazu (Kawasaki, JP), Kobayashi; Takayuki (Kawasaki, JP), Sasaki; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP), Hashimoto; Yasunobu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Drive circuit
Patent Number: 7,880,689

Inventors: Kitabayashi; Masashi (Horigane-mura, JP), Hashizume; Hidetoshi (Hotaka-machi, JP)
Title: Optical device, optical device manufacturing method, and projector
Patent Number: 7,175,283

Inventors: Kitagawa; Takayoshi (Shizuoka, JP), Ito; Masayasu (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Lighting controlling device of vehicle lighting equipment
Patent Number: 7,880,401

Inventors: Kitaguchi; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP), Kitazawa; Tomofumi (Kanagawa, JP), Sasaki; Saburo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Projection-type display device and software program
Patent Number: 7,176,890

Inventors: Kitakado; Hideto (Hyougo, JP), Kawasaki; Ritsuko (Tokyo, JP), Kasahara; Kenji (Ibaragi, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,176,068

Inventors: Kitaoka; Yasuo (Ibaraki, JP), Minemoto; Hisashi (Hirakata, JP), Kidoguchi; Isao (Kawanishi, JP), Ishibashi; Akihiko (Mishima-gun, JP), Sasaki; Takatomo (Suita, JP), Mori; Yusuke (Katano-shi, Osaka, JP), Kawamura; Fumio (Minoh, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing Group III nitride substrate and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,176,115

Inventors: Kittler; Martin (Frankfurt an der Oder, DE), Reiche; Manfred (Halle, DE), Arguirov; Tzanimir (Cottbus, DE), Seifert; Winfried (Frankfurt an der Oder, DE)
Title: Dislocation-based light emitter
Patent Number: 7,880,189

Inventors: Klein; Israel Jay (San Diego, CA), Gilbert; Sheldon L. (San Diego, CA), Stanwood; Kenneth L. (Cardiff by the Sea, CA), Behar; Jacques (San Diego, CA), Gazelle; David (San Diego, CA), Price; Frederick W. (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Method and system for reducing channel interference in a frame-synchronized wireless communication system
Patent Number: 7,177,598

Inventors: Klemann; Lawrence P. (Annandale, NJ), Fine; Jeffrey B. (Livingston, NJ), Kim; Dennis A. (Palatine, IL)
Title: Structured glycerol esters useful as edible moisture barriers
Patent Number: 7,879,384

Inventors: Klimko; Peter G. (Fort Worth, TX), Hellberg; Mark R. (Arlington, TX), Bingaman; David P. (Weatherford, TX), Gamache; Daniel A. (Arlington, TX)
Title: 5,6,7-trihydroxyheptanoic acid and analogs for the treatment of ocular diseases and diseases associated with hyperproliferative and angiogenic responses
Patent Number: 7,879,905

Inventors: Klinedinst; Keith A. (Hudson, MA), Shinn; Dennis B. (Topsfield, MA)
Title: Method of controlling leachable mercury in lamps
Patent Number: 7,176,626

Inventors: Klinga; Christopher Stephen (Boulder, CO), Franklin; Scott (Nederland, CO)
Title: Junction cover for photovoltaic panel modules
Patent Number: 8,946,539

Inventors: Klipp; Andreas (Dresden, DE), Wege; Stephan (Dresden, DE), Mayer-Uhma; Tobias (Hochkirch, DE), Klein; Cornelia (Dresden, DE), Michaelis; Alexander (Dresden, DE), Schlenkrich; Falko (Tharandt, DE)
Title: Method of preparing a coating solution and a corresponding use of the coating solution for coating a substrate
Patent Number: 7,879,395

Inventors: Kloen; Hendrik Klaas (Nijmegen, NL), Steenbruggen; Gerardus Henricus Franciscus Willebrordus (Nijmegen, NL), Van De Water; Peter Wilhelmus Maria (Nijmegen, NL)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing same
Patent Number: 7,176,582

Inventors: Knapp; Michael (Houston, TX), Stanfield; Jack (Houston, TX)
Title: Performance based sports scoring system
Patent Number: 8,944,921

Inventors: Knight; Robert (Mahomet, IL)
Title: Obtaining power profile information with low overhead
Patent Number: 8,949,637

Inventors: Knop; Jacek M. (Owego, NY), Carter; John G. (Ithaca, NY), Cleary; Donald E. (Littleton, MA)
Title: Plating method
Patent Number: 8,945,362

Inventors: Knop; Richard H. (Beach Park, IL)
Title: Composition, device and method for colorimetric detection of an analyte using imprinted polymers and photochromic switch molecules
Patent Number: 8,945,938

Inventors: Knudson; Edward B. (Lake Oswego, OR), Ellis; Michael D. (Boulder, CO), Thomas; William L. (Evergreen, CO), Davis; Bruce L. (Lake Oswego, OR)
Title: Interactive television program guide system with pay program package promotion
Patent Number: 8,949,906

Inventors: Knussman; Michael L. (East Peoria, IL)
Title: Hydraulic system
Patent Number: 8,943,819

Inventors: Ko; Chun-Yao (Bade, TW), Chang; Chung-Wei (Hsin-Chu, TW), Liu; Han-Chi (Miaoli County, TW), Wuu; Shou-Gwo (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Method and device to reduce dark current in image sensors
Patent Number: 7,879,639

Inventors: Ko; Sang-Choon (Daejon, KR), Jun; Chi-Hoon (Daejon, KR), Pyo; Hyeon-Bong (Daejon, KR), Park; Seon-Hee (Daejon, KR)
Title: Method for manufacturing floating structure of microelectromechanical system
Patent Number: 7,879,629

Inventors: Kobayashi; Hirokazu (Asaka, JP)
Title: Solid-state image pick-up apparatus capable of remarkably reducing dark current and a drive method therefor
Patent Number: 7,880,789

Inventors: Kobayashi; Hirokazu (Asaka, JP), Iwata; Mitsuru (Asaka, JP)
Title: Solid-state image pickup apparatus multiplying signal charges depending on imaging circumstances
Patent Number: 7,880,781

Inventors: Kobayashi; Hiroki (Kawasaki, JP), Sato; Yuichi (Yamato, JP), Kobayashi; Sachio (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Power control apparatus for controlling power according to change amount of thermal fluid analysis in power consumption for cooling servers in server room
Patent Number: 8,949,632

Inventors: Kobayashi; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Takeuchi; Shuichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Electronic device manufacturing system and electronic device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,880,615

Inventors: Kobayashi; Kimiyoshi (Hanno, JP)
Title: DC-DC converter for carrying out constant output power control and maintaining a secondary battery at a set drooping voltage
Patent Number: 7,880,441

Inventors: Kobayashi; Masahiro (Isehara, JP), Inoue; Takuya (Sagamihara, JP), Hamaguchi; Youji (Zama, JP)
Title: Parking assist control apparatus and control method
Patent Number: 8,948,990

Inventors: Kobayashi; Osamu (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for efficient transmission of multimedia data packets
Patent Number: 7,177,329

Inventors: Kobayashi; Tomoaki (Saitama-ken, JP)
Title: Lens body tube
Patent Number: 7,177,102

Inventors: Koblish; Josef V. (Palo Alto, CA), Thompson; Russell B. (Los Altos, CA), Whayne; James G. (Chapel Hill, NC), Swanson; David K. (Campbell, CA)
Title: Loop structures for positioning a diagnostic or therapeutic element on the epicardium or other organ surface
Patent Number: 7,175,619

Inventors: Koburger, III; Charles W. (Delmar, NY), Holmes; Steven J. (Guilderland, NY), Horak; David V. (Essex Junction, VT), Kimmel; Kurt R. (Waterford, NY), Petrillo; Karen E. (Voorheesville, NY), Robinson; Christopher F. (Hyde Park, NY)
Title: Microelectronic substrate having removable edge extension element
Patent Number: 8,946,866

Inventors: Kobylinski; Richard A. (Austin, TX), Wolter; David Randall (Austin, TX)
Title: Joint demodulation of a desired signal and an interfering signal based on a carrier-to-interference ratio estimate
Patent Number: 8,948,319

Inventors: Kocaman; Namik Kemal (San Clemente, CA), Momtaz; Afshin (Laguna Hills, CA), Pillai; Velu Chellam (Austin, TX), Telang; Vivek (Austin, TX), Chidambara; Sundararajan (Austin, TX), Valliappan; Magesh (Austin, TX)
Title: Adaptive offset adjustment algorithm
Patent Number: 8,948,237

Inventors: Kodabakshian; Maria H. (Northridge, CA)
Title: Double duty shade system
Patent Number: 8,944,485

Inventors: Kodama; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Synthesizer
Patent Number: 7,176,727

Inventors: Kodama; Takuyo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device generating a clock signal when required
Patent Number: 8,947,971

Inventors: Koemmerling; Olivier (Monaco, MC)
Title: Card sharing countermeasures
Patent Number: 8,949,881

Inventors: Koerner; Gotthilf (Weissach, DE), Fehrenbacher; Berthold (Markgroeningen, DE), Breitmaier; Axel (Ammerbuch-Entringen, DE)
Title: Circuit configuration for analog/digital conversion
Patent Number: 7,176,816

Inventors: Koishi; Takeshi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Exposure condition decision support system and method
Patent Number: 8,948,543

Inventors: Kojima; Ayahito (Kawasaki, JP), Kameyama; Shigeki (Kawasaki, JP), Kuriyama; Hirohito (Kawasaki, JP), Kanazawa; Yoshikazu (Kawasaki, JP), Ueda; Toshio (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Display apparatus
Patent Number: 8,947,324

Inventors: Kojima; Keisuke (Toyama, JP), Tanbo; Toshiharu (Kyoto, JP), Murayama; Keiichi (Toyama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor element and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,176,098

Inventors: Kokeguchi; Noriyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Display element
Patent Number: 7,880,950

Inventors: Kokubo; Koichi (Kariya, JP)
Title: Brake apparatus
Patent Number: 7,175,241

Inventors: Kolvraa; Sten (Skoedstrup, DK), Christensen; Britta (Birkeroed, DK), Schelde; Palle (Hoejbjerg, DK), Sorensen; Morten Draeby (Aahus N., DK), Kristensen; Peter (Tranbjerg, DK)
Title: Method of identifying fetal antigens or cell surface markers using phage display technology
Patent Number: 8,945,828

Inventors: Komatsu; Hajime (Iwaki, JP), Hara; Kenjiro (Iwaki, JP), Miyahara; Michihisa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of producing anode material for non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery
Patent Number: 8,945,445

Inventors: Kondo; Keiichiro (Sagamihara, JP), Yasumuro; Misao (Sagamihara, JP), Nakaya; Seigo (Chuo-ku, JP), Suzuki; Nobuyuki (Chuo-ku, JP)
Title: Oral cavity composition
Patent Number: 8,945,533

Inventors: Kong; Sang Shik (Chung Cheong Nam Do, KR)
Title: Safety apparatus for portable gas range and method for operating the same
Patent Number: 7,174,886

Inventors: Konik; Rafal P. (Oronoco, MN), Mittelstadt; Roger A. (Byron, MN), Muras; Brian R. (Rochester, MN), Theuer; Mark W. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Changing the compression level of query plans
Patent Number: 8,949,222

Inventors: Koo; Bon-Yong (Asan-si, KR)
Title: Display panel
Patent Number: 8,947,409

Inventors: Kopacz; Thomas Joseph (Omro, WI), Wright; Alan Edward (Woodstock, GA), Zander; Teresa Marie (Bonduel, WI)
Title: Internally tufted laminates
Patent Number: 7,176,150

Inventors: Kopacz; Thomas Joseph (Omro, WI), Wright; Alan Edward (Woodstock, GA), Zander; Teresa Marie (Bonduel, WI)
Title: Methods for producing internally-tufted laminates
Patent Number: 7,879,172

Inventors: Korupp; Sascha (Asslar-Werdorf, DE), Opsoelder; Gundolf (Driedorf, DE)
Title: Circulating device for baths
Patent Number: 8,944,787

Inventors: Kossl; Reinhold (Wartberg/Krems, AT)
Title: Moulding system, in particular a calibration die
Patent Number: 7,175,415

Inventors: Kossmann; Jens (Golm, DE), Lorbeth; Ruth (Berlin, DE)
Title: Plants which synthesize a modified starch, process for the production thereof and modified starch
Patent Number: 7,176,190

Inventors: Kostenick, Jr.; Paul G. (Everett, WA), Pumphrey; Arlen R. (Lynnwood, WA), Cha; Albert H. (Auburn, WA)
Title: Tool evaluation system and method
Patent Number: 7,174,796

Inventors: Koto; Shinichiro (Machida, JP), Chujoh; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Kikuchi; Yoshihiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Video encoding method and video decoding method
Patent Number: 7,177,360

Inventors: Kouchiyama; Akira (Kanagawa, JP), Aratani; Katsuhisa (Chiba, JP)
Title: Resist material and nanofabrication method
Patent Number: 7,175,962

Inventors: Kourai; Hiroki (Tokushima-shi, Tokushima, JP), Maeda; Takuya (Tokushima, JP), Nagamune; Hideaki (Tokushima, JP), Kobayashi; Nahoko (Tokushima, JP)
Title: Antimicrobial peptide and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,176,276

Inventors: Kovach, II; Louis G (Belleville, MI), Young; Neil P. (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Model railroad velocity controller
Patent Number: 7,880,413

Inventors: Koyama; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Display device and electronic equipment using the same
Patent Number: 7,176,859

Inventors: Koyama; Jun (Sagamihara, JP), Watanabe; Kazunori (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Electronic circuit comprising thin-film transistors
Patent Number: 8,947,153

Inventors: Kozawa; Miwa (Kawasaki, JP), Nozaki; Koji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method for forming resist pattern, semiconductor device and production method thereof
Patent Number: 8,945,816

Inventors: Kramer; Bruce Elliot (Potomac, MD), Belin; Joy Elizabeth (Potomac, MD)
Title: Treadmill
Patent Number: 8,944,967

Inventors: Krampe; Paul (Essen, DE), Deyen; Heinrich (Lastrup, DE)
Title: Rotary lobe pump with angular gear
Patent Number: 8,944,779

Inventors: Krause; Stefan M. (Cherry Hill, NJ), Toal; Eric D. (Middletown, NJ), Lagonik; Louis (Voorhees, NJ)
Title: Automated radar elevation angle configuration
Patent Number: 7,880,668

Inventors: Krauss; Roland (Neustadt, DE), Gieger; Thomas (Ludwigshafen, DE), Klock; Volker (Ludwigshafen, DE)
Title: Process for producing water-absorbing polymer particles
Patent Number: 8,945,716

Inventors: Kraut; Gunther (Egmating, DE), Liu; Junqi (Munchen, DE), Yu; Qi (Munchen, DE)
Title: Transmitter arrangement and signal processing method
Patent Number: 7,881,401

Inventors: Kreckel; Douglas A. (Webster, NY)
Title: Method for calculating toner age and a method for calculating carrier age for use in print engine diagnostics
Patent Number: 7,177,557

Inventors: Kremer; Klaus (Lehmen, DE)
Title: Vibratory damped guide lever for a working device
Patent Number: 7,174,970

Inventors: Krengiel; Nick (Kingston, IL)
Title: Control module for a vehicle
Patent Number: 8,949,008

Inventors: Krepinsky; Jiri Jan (Wiarton, CA), Furrer; Rudolf (Toronto, CA), Yeung; Ka Sing (Wiarton, CA)
Title: Methods for detection of breast cancer
Patent Number: 7,879,614

Inventors: Krieg; Arthur M. (Iowa City, IA), Klinman; Dennis (Potomac, MD), Steinberg; Alfred D. (Potomac, MD)
Title: Immunostimulatory nucleic acid molecules
Patent Number: 7,879,810

Inventors: Krishna; Mvv A. (Cary, NC), Yifrach; Shaul (Haifa, IL)
Title: Dynamic index selection in a hardware cache
Patent Number: 8,949,530

Inventors: Krishnan; Murali R. (Redmond, WA), Mahapatro; Neelamadhaba (Redmond, WA), Guo; Wei-Qiang (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Strategies for handling transactions based on policies
Patent Number: 7,175,072

Inventors: Kroll; Mark W. (Simi Valley, CA), Kroll; Lori C. (Simi Valley, CA)
Title: Tan-thru glasses
Patent Number: 7,175,271

Inventors: Krouk; Evguenii Avramovich (Saint Petersburg, RU), Ovchinnikov; Andrei Anatol'evich (St. Petersburg, RU)
Title: 3-Stripes gilbert low density parity-check codes
Patent Number: 7,882,415

Inventors: Kroupa; Robert (Chicago, IL), Grossman; Jeff (Lake Bluff, IL)
Title: Combination container and integral attachment device
Patent Number: 8,944,282

Inventors: Krueger; Sven (Winsen/Aller, DE), Krueger; Volker (Celle, DE), Grimmer; Harald (Lachendorf, DE), Fincher; Roger (Conroe, TX), Watkins; Larry (Houston, TX), Aronstam; Peter (Houston, TX), Fontana; Peter (The Woodlands, TX)
Title: Control systems and methods for active controlled bottomhole pressure systems
Patent Number: 7,174,975

Inventors: Kubo; Yoshihisa (Aichi, JP), Ito; Masahiko (Aichi, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing weather strip
Patent Number: 7,175,797

Inventors: Kubota; Kazuto (Kawasaki, JP), Morita; Chie (Yokohama, JP), Hatano; Hisaaki (Kawasaki, JP), Nakase; Akihiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Data division apparatus, data division method and program
Patent Number: 7,882,050

Inventors: Kuchii; Toshimasa (Fukuyama, JP)
Title: Test pattern evaluation method and test pattern evaluation device
Patent Number: 7,882,467

Inventors: Kudo; Yasuyuki (Kamakura, JP), Furuhashi; Tsutomu (Yokohama, JP), Miyazawa; Toshio (Chiba, JP), Mikami; Yoshiro (Hitachiota, JP), Akimoto; Hajime (Ome, JP), Manba; Norio (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display apparatus and liquid crystal display driving method
Patent Number: 7,176,868

Inventors: Kumar; Arunachalam Nandaa (Karnataka, IN), Kumar; Usha Nandaa (Karnataka, IN)
Title: Jamun juice composition and a process thereof
Patent Number: 8,945,656

Inventors: Kumar; Dasari Jagadish (Bangalore, IN), Koppisetti; Ganesh Kumar (Bangalore, IN), George; Bibin (Bangalore, IN)
Title: High impedance state for digital subscriber line transceivers on copper twisted pairs
Patent Number: 7,177,349

Inventors: Kumbla; Kishan K. (Morgan Hill, CA), Smith; Steven (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Adaptive track shape control during self servo-write
Patent Number: 7,881,004

Inventors: Kunde; Christoph (Berlin, DE)
Title: Thermotransfer printer, and method for controlling activation of printing elements of a print head thereof
Patent Number: 7,880,754

Inventors: Kunert; Christian (Mainz, DE), Langsdorf; Andreas (Ingelheim, DE), Greulich-Hickmann; Norbert (Mainz, DE)
Title: Apparatus for press-forming molten bodies
Patent Number: 7,174,745

Inventors: Kuo; Hsu-Yuan (Taoyuan Hsien, TW), Wu; Ching-Yang (Taoyuan Hsien, TW)
Title: Human machine interface device and interface integration method thereof
Patent Number: 8,948,888

Inventors: Kuo; Sheng-Chu (Taichung, TW), Lee; Fang-Yu (Taichung, TW), Huang; Tsang-Miao (Taichung, TW), Teng; Che-Ming (Taipei, TW), Lee; On (Hsinchu, TW), Wu; Chin-Yi (Hsinchu, TW), Hwang; Chrong-Shiong (Hsinchu, TW), Hung; Chi-Ying (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Synthesis of indole analogs of 1-benzyl-3-(5'-hydroxymethyl-2'-furyl) indazole (YC-1) as anti-platelet agents
Patent Number: 7,176,230

Inventors: Kuo; Shih-Kang (Kaohsiung, TW), Li; Wen-Chieh (Kaohsiung, TW), Du; Shan-Wen (Pingtung Hsien, TW)
Title: Method for measuring an outline of a stratum of a reactant and a path of charging the reactant in a blast furnace
Patent Number: 7,879,133

Inventors: Kuribayashi; Hideto (Kawasaki, JP), Fukui; Toshifumi (Yokohama, JP), Yoshii; Hiroto (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Probe, probe set, probe-immobilized carrier, and genetic testing method
Patent Number: 7,879,549

Inventors: Kurimoto; Eiji (Numazu, JP), Kitajima; Ryohichi (Numazu, JP), Kawasaki; Yoshiaki (Susono, JP), Sugino; Akihiro (Numazu, JP), Ikegami; Takaaki (Susono, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and copier
Patent Number: 7,177,583

Inventors: Kuroki; Rentaro (Susono, JP), Sawada; Daisaku (Gotenba, JP), Kato; Akira (Susono, JP)
Title: Working gas circulation engine
Patent Number: 8,943,806

Inventors: Kurosawa; Masanori (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Hiroaki (Chiba, JP), Iio; Masato (Kanagawa, JP), Kasai; Tadashi (Kanagawa, JP), Yasuda; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP), Terao; Masakazu (Kanagawa, JP), Aizawa; Yuichi (Kanagawa, JP), Sakurai; Yoichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Print control device and print control method
Patent Number: 8,947,732

Inventors: Kurtz; Andrew F. (Macedon, NY), Schroeder; Kurt M. (Spencerport, NY), Rabbani; Majid (Pittsford, NY)
Title: Spectral visible edge marking for steganography or watermarking
Patent Number: 8,947,744

Inventors: Kusakabe; Minoru (Kanagawa, JP), Miyake; Nobutaka (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,177,463

Inventors: Kusumoto; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Nagano; Tatsuaki (Kanagawa, JP), Osanai; Yohei (Kanagawa, JP), Narai; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kishi; Masafumi (Kanagawa, JP), Horikawa; Toshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image reading device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,947,751

Inventors: Kutschenreuter; Matthias (Munchen, DE), Schwingenschlogl; Christian (Putzbrunn, DE)
Title: Method for determining a route distance value
Patent Number: 7,881,212

Inventors: Kuttenberger; Alfred (Nufringen, DE), Theisen; Marc (Besigheim, DE), Maier; Ralf (Gerlingen, DE)
Title: Restraint system with impact recognition, taking into account environmental influences
Patent Number: 7,881,842

Inventors: Kutter; Robert W. (Wheaton, IL)
Title: Inter-switch telecommunications system for interconnecting packet-capable Time Division Multiplexed switches with non-packet-capable Time Division Multiplexed switches via an asynchronous transfer mode network
Patent Number: 7,177,305

Inventors: Kuwamura; Shinya (Kawasaki, JP), Ike; Atsushi (Minato, JP)
Title: Correction apparatus, correction method, and computer product
Patent Number: 8,949,681

Inventors: Kwak; Jae Do (Seoul, KR), Kang; Tae Ik (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Mobile communication terminal and method for displaying an image
Patent Number: 7,881,523

Inventors: Kwon; Jae Kyun (Daegu, KR), Jung; Sung-Yoon (Daegu, KR), Jang; Ja-Soon (Daegu, KR), Ahn; Kang-Il (Daegu, KR)
Title: Transmitter for wireless optical communication system using light source
Patent Number: 8,948,600

Inventors: L'Heureux; Israel (Monaco, MC), Alleman; Mark D. (Portland, OR)
Title: Client-side HTTP translator
Patent Number: 8,949,464

Inventors: LaBruno; Ronald F. (Mount Prospect, IL), Conerton; Douglas (Bourbonnais, IL)
Title: Apparatus for forming food patties having surface indentations
Patent Number: 7,175,417

Inventors: Lafarre; Raymond Wilhelmus Louis (Helmond, NL), Cox; Henrikus Herman Marie (Eindhoven, NL), De Groot; Antonius Franciscus Johannes (Someren, NL), Vermeulen; Johannes Petrus Martinus Bernardus (Helmond, NL)
Title: Positioning device, lithographic apparatus, positioning method and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 8,947,640

Inventors: Lai; Yhean-Sen (Warren, NJ), Wang; Zhenyu (Bethlehem, PA), Yu; Jinguo (Flemington, NJ)
Title: Demodulator with configurable adaptive equalizer
Patent Number: 7,881,365

Inventors: Laikhtman; Boris (Jerusalem, IL), Shvartsman; Leonid (Jerusalem, IL)
Title: Terahertz radiating device based on semiconductor coupled quantum wells
Patent Number: 7,176,498

Inventors: Lam; Chung H. (Peekskill, NY), Wickramasinghe; Hemantha K. (Irvine, CA)
Title: Sub-lithographic printing method
Patent Number: 7,879,728

Inventors: Lambros; Mark L. (Lexington, NC)
Title: Folding drop leg for a trailer jack
Patent Number: 8,944,455

Inventors: Lamoureux; Gary A. (Woodbury, CT), Johnston; Warren W. (Thomaston, CT)
Title: Echogenic spacers and strands
Patent Number: 7,878,964

Inventors: Landa; Evgeny (Lescar, FR), Baina; Reda (Pau, FR)
Title: Method for analyzing seismic data
Patent Number: 8,948,463

Inventors: Landingham; Richard L. (Livermore, CA)
Title: Process for fabrication of cermets
Patent Number: 7,879,285

Inventors: Lane; Teresa (Kansas City, MO), Dixon; Danilo Joseph (New York, NY)
Title: Hair accessory utilizing a drawable member and a securing member
Patent Number: 7,174,900

Inventors: Lao; Jingyu (Saline, MI), Lingle; Philip J. (Temperance, MI), Boyce; Brent (Novi, MI), Disteldorft; Bernd (Mettlach, DE), Blacker; Richard (Lino Lakes, MN)
Title: Coated article with IR reflecting layer and method of making same
Patent Number: 8,945,714

Inventors: Lares; Roland (Ulm, DE)
Title: Processing image content for content motion or touch input
Patent Number: 8,947,420

Inventors: Larmer; Kevin Patrick (San Marcos, CA), Parks; Gerald R. (Chula Vista, CA), Chen; Ming-Chuan (Dongshan Township, Yilan County, TW)
Title: Paintball marker
Patent Number: 8,944,039

Inventors: Larson; Douglas A. (Lakeville, MN), Jeddeloh; Joseph M. (Shoreview, MN)
Title: Apparatus including buffer allocation management and related methods
Patent Number: 8,949,492

Inventors: Larsson; Bjorn (Billdal, SE)
Title: Method of making a two-piece end plug for insertion into an end of a paper roll
Patent Number: 7,879,274

Inventors: Lassalle; Edmond (Lannion, FR)
Title: Computer representation of a data tree structure and the associated encoding/decoding methods
Patent Number: 7,882,109

Inventors: Laue; Burkhard (Rellingen, DE), Lahann; Nils (Pinneberg, DE)
Title: Arrangement for generating a 3D video signal
Patent Number: 7,880,784

Inventors: Lauffer; Randall B. (Brookline, MA), Dunham; Stephen O. (Madison, NJ)
Title: Contrast-enhanced diagnostic imaging method for monitoring interventional therapies
Patent Number: 7,175,829

Inventors: Lauritzen; Ann Marie (Houston, TX), Madgavkar; Ajay Madhav (Katy, TX)
Title: Process for the conversion of ethane to aromatic hydrocarbons
Patent Number: 8,946,107

Inventors: Laut; Antoine (Etrepagny, FR)
Title: Meter for fluid or powdery product dispensing device
Patent Number: 8,944,053

Inventors: Lautenschl ger; Holger (Eriskirch, DE), Palata; Jaromir (Langenargen, DE), Buck; Martin (Wasserburg, DE), Bielefeldt; Hartmut (Frickingen, DE), Fensterle; Rolf (Kehlen, DE)
Title: Optoelectronic sensor and process for detection of an object in a monitored area
Patent Number: 7,176,443

Inventors: Lauwers; Jozef Paul C. (Mountain View, CA), Vohra; Sumeet (San Mateo, CA), Vysotsky; Vladimir (Fremont, CA), Viswanathan; Vijayalakshmi (Sunnyvale, CA), Richter; Alexander (Redwood City, CA), Ludwig; Lester (Redwood Shores, CA), Zabluda; Oleg (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Scalable high-performance interactive real-time media architectures for virtual desktop environments
Patent Number: 8,949,316

Inventors: Law; Hung Hi (Hong Kong, HK)
Title: Universal Charger
Patent Number: 8,947,040

Inventors: Lawson; Lance P (San Jose, CA), Miller; Marla (San Jose, CA), Fullerton; Larry W (New Hope, AL), Roberts; Mark D (Huntsville, AL)
Title: System for data card emulation
Patent Number: 8,944,328

Inventors: Lazarovich; David (Thornhill, CA), Rusan; Ileana (Toronto, CA), Knight; David (Oakville, CA)
Title: Arc fault detection for SSPC based electrical power distribution systems
Patent Number: 7,177,125

Inventors: Le Toquin; Ronan (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: LED bulb with color-shift dimming
Patent Number: 8,947,002

Inventors: Leary; Kevin J (Hamilton, MA)
Title: Crib mattress bouncer
Patent Number: 7,174,582

Inventors: LeBlanc; Marcel (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Computer combinatorial multipliers in programmable logic devices
Patent Number: 7,176,715

Inventors: Leblanc; Stephen P. (Stratham, NH), Donovan; Richard Paul (Windham, NH), Pleva; Joseph S. (Londonderry, NH)
Title: Vehicle radar sensor assembly
Patent Number: 7,881,689

Inventors: Leboff; Jay (Bedford, NY)
Title: System that measures and reports local wind conditions
Patent Number: 8,943,885

Inventors: Ledford; Timothy Gerald (Chino, CA), Dodson; Steven O'toole (Kneeland, CA)
Title: Grip actuated vehicle control system
Patent Number: 7,176,586

Inventors: Lee Wang; Yung-Chuan (Taichung, TW)
Title: Cleaning device of membrane filtration apparatus
Patent Number: 8,945,386

Inventors: Lee; Andy L. (San Jose, CA), Johnson; Brian D. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Multiple data rate memory interface architecture
Patent Number: 7,176,714

Inventors: Lee; Ching-Pang (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Turbine blade cooling system with bifurcated mid-chord cooling chamber
Patent Number: 8,944,763

Inventors: Lee; Dong Keun (Sungnam, KR), Jin; Cheol (Seoul, KR), Youn; Jeong Chae (Pyoungtaek, KR)
Title: Optical disc track access apparatus and method for optical disc reproducer
Patent Number: 7,177,243

Inventors: Lee; Fu-Ming (Katy, TX), Wu; Kuang-Yeu (Plano, TX), Chiu; Tsung-Min (Jhonghe, TW), Chen; Zong-Ying (Kaohsiung, TW), Hwang; Jyh-Haur (Dali, TW), Lin; Tzong-Bin (Chiayi, TW), Shen; Hung-Chung (Chiayi, TW), Kuo; Tung-Hsiung (Tainan, TW), Wu; Yu-Ming (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Energy efficient and throughput enhancing extractive process for aromatics recovery
Patent Number: 7,879,225

Inventors: Lee; Je-Hun (Seoul, KR), Kim; Do-Hyun (Seoul, KR), Lee; Eun-Guk (Yongin-si, KR), Jeong; Chang-Oh (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Thin-film transistor, array substrate having the thin-film transistor and method of manufacturing the array substrate
Patent Number: 8,946,005

Inventors: Lee; Jen-shih (Rancho Santa Fe, CA)
Title: Anti-pooling vest for patients undergoing hemodialysis and in critical care
Patent Number: 7,879,069

Inventors: Lee; Jeong Min (Gunpo-si, KR), Park; Jee Hun (Seoul, KR), You; Jaehoon (Chungcheongbuk-do, KR), Noh; Kyoungmi (Incheon, KR), Kim; Sena (Chungcheongbuk-do, KR), Ahn; Eunsook (Incheon, KR), Lee; Young Suk (Chungcheongnam-do, KR), Lee; Young June (Busan, KR), Choi; Wahn Soo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Pharmaceutical composition for preventing and treating inflammatory diseases containing an ethyl acetate fraction of dried extract of Trachelospermi caulis as an active ingredient, and method for producing the fraction
Patent Number: 8,945,633

Inventors: Lee; Jeong-Min (Seoul, KR), Lee; Seong-Jae (Seoul, KR)
Title: Cap assembly having storage chamber for secondary material with movable working member
Patent Number: 8,944,244

Inventors: Lee; Jesse (Paris, FR), Shindgikar; Nikhil (Paris, FR)
Title: Method and composition for curing lost circulation
Patent Number: 8,946,133

Inventors: Lee; Jian-Xuan (Hsin-Chuang, TW)
Title: Brushless DC fan motor driving circuit
Patent Number: 7,177,124

Inventors: Lee; Jin Soo (Suwon, KR)
Title: Hydraulic control system of eight-speed automatic transmission for a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,878,934

Inventors: Lee; Jong-ho (Hwaseong-si, KR), Lee; Kwang-kee (Seoul, KR), Jung; Un-gyo (Seoul, KR), Adams; Glenn A. (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Apparatus for providing multiple screens and method of dynamically configuring multiple screens
Patent Number: 8,949,894

Inventors: Lee; Jung-won (Ansan-si, KR), Lee; Kang-suk (Seongnam-si, KR), Chun; Kang-wook (Hwaseong-gun, KR)
Title: Video contents recording apparatus and method of managing data storage medium included therein
Patent Number: 7,882,074

Inventors: Lee; Kwi-Jong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Multi-layer ceramic capacitor having improved component capacity and production method thereof
Patent Number: 7,881,039

Inventors: Lee; Kyung-kyun (Seoul, KR), Hwang; Kwang-sung (Suwon, KR)
Title: Display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,175,242

Inventors: Lee; Kyungkook (Seoul, KR)
Title: LED lighting system and controlling method using the same
Patent Number: 8,948,886

Inventors: Lee; Nam-suk (Suwon-si, KR), Jeong; Jong-hoon (Suwon-si, KR), Moon; Han-gil (Seoul, KR), Kim; Hyun-wook (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method of processing signal, encoding apparatus thereof, decoding apparatus thereof, and signal processing system
Patent Number: 8,948,403

Inventors: Lee; Sang Gen (La Crescenta, CA)
Title: Snack manufacturing process
Patent Number: 8,945,661

Inventors: Lee; Seung-Woo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display and driving method thereof
Patent Number: 7,176,867

Inventors: Lee; Tsung-Hsi (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Power supply device
Patent Number: 7,880,629

Inventors: Lee; Tzyh-Cheang (Hsinchu, TW), Yang; Fu-Liang (Hsinchu, TW), Hwang; Jiunn-Ren (Hsinchu, TW), Lee; Tsung-Lin (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Self-aligned conductive spacer process for sidewall control gate of high-speed random access memory
Patent Number: 7,176,084

Inventors: Lee; Won Hee (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for controlling air conditioner having multi-compressor
Patent Number: 7,174,730

Inventors: Lee; Woong Sun (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: 3-dimensional substrate for embodying multi-packages and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,880,093

Inventors: Lee; Young Jong (Sungnam-shi, KR), Choi; Jun Young (Seoul, KR), Jo; Saeng Hyun (Daejeon, KR), Ahn; Hyun Hwan (Sungnam-shi, KR), Son; Suk-Min (Daejeon, KR), Ahn; Sung Il (ChungCheongNam-do, KR)
Title: Apparatus for manufacturing flat-panel display
Patent Number: 7,879,181

Inventors: Lee; Young-Weon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Wafer having thermal circuit and power supplier therefor
Patent Number: 7,880,122

Inventors: Lees; Gareth P. (Southampton, GB), Hartog; Arthur H. (Winchester, GB), Wait; Peter C. (Salisbury, GB)
Title: Optical pulse generator for distributed temperature sensing operating at a characteristic wavelength in a range between 1050 nm and 1090 nm
Patent Number: 7,881,566

Inventors: Leiner; Norbert (Berlin, DE), Kirsch; Fabian (Berlin, DE), Boerner; Kerstin (Strausberg, DE), Deterding; Kerstin (Berlin, DE), Appelius; Juergen (Oranienburg, DE), Patron; Josef (Mahlow-Waldblick, DE), Staudt; Martin (Wilhelmsdorf, DE), Schneider; Nikolaus (Michendorf, DE)
Title: Suspension extraction device
Patent Number: 8,944,184

Inventors: Leizerson; Ilya (Technion Halfa, IL), Lipson; Stephen G. (Halfa, IL)
Title: Determination of thin film topography
Patent Number: 7,177,030

Inventors: Lemmon; John Patrick (Schoharie, NY), Minnear; William Paul (Clifton Park, NY), Brewer; Luke Nathaniel (Albuquerque, NM), Townsend; Susan Holt (Niskayuna, NY)
Title: Compositions and methods for hydrogen storage and recovery
Patent Number: 7,175,826

Inventors: Lemons; Kenneth R. (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Child development and education apparatus and method using visual stimulation
Patent Number: 7,880,076

Inventors: Lenef; Alan L. (Belmont, MA), Adler; Helmar (Danvers, MA), Budinger; A. Bowman (Westford, MA), Li; Yan Ming (Lincoln, MA)
Title: Slotted electrode for high intensity discharge lamp
Patent Number: 7,176,632

Inventors: Lennox; William (South Plainfield, NJ), Qi; Hongyan (Plainsboro, NJ), Lee; Duck-Hyung (Seoul, KR), Choi; Soongyu (Skillman, NJ), Moon; Young-Choon (Belle Mead, NJ)
Title: Tetrahydrocarbazoles as active agents for inhibiting VEGF production by translational control
Patent Number: 8,946,444

Inventors: Leu; Charles (Fremont, CA), Chen; Ga-Lane (Fremont, CA), Yu; Tai-Cherng (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Piezoelectric light-emitting diode and backlight system using the same
Patent Number: 7,175,328

Inventors: Leung; Ka-Ngo (Hercules, CA), Hahto; Sami K. (Albany, CA), Hahto; Sari T. (Albany, CA)
Title: Negative ion source with external RF antenna
Patent Number: 7,176,469

Inventors: Levorse, Jr.; Anthony T. (Westfield, NJ), Newirth; Brett D. (Atlantic Highlands, NJ), Des Jardins; Margaux (Highland Park, NJ), Belko; Robert P. (Monroe, NJ), Monteleone; Michael G. (Hazlet, NJ)
Title: Hexahydroindan acetal and ketal compounds and their use in perfume compositions
Patent Number: 7,176,324

Inventors: Li; Handong (San Jose, CA), McGall; Glenn H. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Photoactivatable silane compounds and methods for their synthesis and use
Patent Number: 7,176,297

Inventors: Li; Jason Yuxin (Jamestown, NC), Wohlmuth; Walter A. (Greensboro, NC), Muthukrishnan; Swaminathan (Greensboro, NC), Iversen; Christian Rye (Vestbjerg, DK), Peachey; Nathaniel (Oak Ridge, NC)
Title: Depletion-mode field effect transistor based electrostatic discharge protection circuit
Patent Number: 7,881,029

Inventors: Li; Ning (White Plains, NY), Sadana; Devendra K. (Pleasantville, NY)
Title: OLED display with spalled semiconductor driving circuitry and other integrated functions
Patent Number: 8,946,731

Inventors: Li; Xinghua (Horseheads, NY)
Title: Methods for laser scribing and separating glass substrates
Patent Number: 8,946,590

Inventors: Li; Yu (Beijing, CN), Lin; Guo Hui (Beijing, CN), Liu; Qiang (Beijing, CN), Yang; Yu Dong (Beijing, CN)
Title: FPGA and method and system for configuring and debugging a FPGA
Patent Number: 7,882,465

Inventors: Li; Yunlong (Beijing, CN), Zhao; Yanlin (Wenzhou, CN), Tong; Yangchuan (Beijing, CN), Chen; Guoxing (Wenzhou, CN)
Title: Microwave heating device and its application in chemical reactions
Patent Number: 8,946,605

Inventors: Liang; Paul Nan-Jiune (Menomonee Falls, WI), Pierson; Richard G. (New Berlin, WI), Nash; Scott J. (Muskego, WI), Bozmoski; Alexander J. (Brookfield, WI), Duvernell; Peter J. (Colgate, WI), Rusch; Sean A. (Cedarburg, WI), Kernen; William M. (Muskego, WI), Schanz; John W. (Mequon, WI), Mesanovic; Samir (Howards Grove, WI), Dondlinger; Brian P. (Milwaukee, WI)
Title: Primary housing assembly for a motorcycle engine
Patent Number: 7,174,875

Inventors: Liang; Qingqing (Fishkill, NY), Rausch; Werner A. (Stormville, NY), Zhu; Huilong (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: 2-T SRAM cell structure and method
Patent Number: 7,880,238

Inventors: Liao; Sheng-Hsin (New Taipei, TW), Liao; Wen-Fu (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Retractable universal serial bus connector and retractable connector
Patent Number: 8,944,853

Inventors: Liao; Tung-Tsai (Hsin Chu, TW), Lo; Li Sheng (Hsin Chu County, TW)
Title: Capacitive sensor with alternating current power immunity
Patent Number: 7,880,479

Inventors: Liao; Yin-Hsi (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Pressure differential bullet advancing structure of toy gun
Patent Number: 8,944,040

Inventors: Liljeryd; Lars Gustaf (Solna, SE), Magnusson; Ulf Frederik (Solna, SE)
Title: Metabolic monitoring, a method and apparatus for indicating a health-related condition of a subject
Patent Number: 7,878,975

Inventors: Lim; Florencia (Union City, CA), Wang; Edwin (Tustin, CA)
Title: Catheter balloon liner with variable thickness and method for making same
Patent Number: 7,175,607

Inventors: Lim; Hyoung Soo (Daejeon-si, KR), Jung; Tae Jin (Gwangju-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method of transmitting hierarchically modulated signal
Patent Number: 8,948,308

Inventors: Lin; Chang-Fu (Taichung, TW), Pu; Han-Ping (Taichung, TW), Hsiao; Cheng-Hsu (Taichung, TW), Huang; Chien Ping (Taichung, TW)
Title: Semiconductor package with heat sink
Patent Number: 7,177,155

Inventors: Lin; I-Thun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical fiber connector and optical fiber assembling method
Patent Number: 8,944,699

Inventors: Lin; Kuo-Cheng (Taoyuan Hsien, TW), Yu; Shou Te (Taoyuan Hsien, TW), Huang; Yao Lung (Taoyuan Hsien, TW)
Title: Stator structure of rotary device and its forming method
Patent Number: 7,176,592

Inventors: Lin; Lijun (Stafford, TX), Chen; Yiyan (Richmond, TX), Sullivan; Philip F. (Bellaire, TX), Baser; Belgin (Houston, TX), Abad; Carlos (Richmond, TX), Lee; Jesse C. (Paris, FR)
Title: Oxidative internal breaker for viscoelastic surfactant fluids
Patent Number: 7,879,770

Inventors: Lin; Philip J. (Newton, MA)
Title: Signal interconnect incorporating multiple modular units
Patent Number: 7,881,568

Inventors: Lin; You Ruei (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Electro-acoustic transducer
Patent Number: 8,948,440

Inventors: Lin; Yung Lin (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: DC/AC cold cathode fluorescent lamp inverter
Patent Number: 7,881,084

Inventors: Linares; Miguel A. (Bloomfield Hills, MI)
Title: Wear compensating joint assembly incorporating a pressurized fluid injectable reservoir upwardly biasing a hardened plastic with a wear surface
Patent Number: 8,945,222

Inventors: Lindberg; Phillip (Helsinki, FI)
Title: Video call service
Patent Number: 8,947,489

Inventors: Ling; Renny Tse-Haw (Chungho, TW), Wu; Chun-Sheng (Chungho, TW)
Title: Padlock
Patent Number: 7,174,756

Inventors: Lingafelt; Charles Steven (Durham, NC), Nguyen; Phuong Thanh (Cary, NC), Vu; Chien D. (Durham, NC)
Title: System and method for on-demand dynamic control of security policies/rules by a client computing device
Patent Number: 7,882,540

Inventors: Liou; Henry (Brea, CA)
Title: Self-powered positioning and modem system for two-way radio
Patent Number: 7,881,728

Inventors: Liou; Henry (Brea, CA)
Title: GPS-microphone for communication system
Patent Number: 7,881,729

Inventors: Lioy; Gerald Thomas (Penfield, NY)
Title: Developer units, electrophotographic apparatuses and methods of supplying developer material to photoconductive members
Patent Number: 7,881,639

Inventors: Litovsky; Roman (Newton, MA), Greenberger; Hal P. (Natick, MA)
Title: Controlling a power converter
Patent Number: 7,880,330

Inventors: Little; Terrance F. (Fullerton, CA), Lin; Yuan-Chieh (Lake Forest, CA), Huang; Jun-Bin (Eastvale, CA), Paul Chen; Gang (Walnut, CA), Zheng; Jie (Rowland-Heights, CA), Yang; An-Jen (Irvine, CA), Zhao; Jim (Irvine, CA)
Title: Connector with differently arranged contact mounting portions and connector assembly have two such connectors belly-to-belly mounted to a circuit board
Patent Number: 8,944,830

Inventors: Liu; Fen-Ying (Dadu Township, TW)
Title: Waistline slimming exercise machine
Patent Number: 7,878,960

Inventors: Liu; Zhen (Tarrytown, NY), Riabov; Anton V. (Ossining, NY)
Title: Method and system for dynamic software reconfiguration triggered by component- or system- initiated events
Patent Number: 8,949,140

Inventors: Livne; Oren (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Container with multi-level shielded compartments
Patent Number: 7,880,083

Inventors: Lo; Shan-Gow (Tainan, TW)
Title: Shark fin type car antenna assembly
Patent Number: 8,947,307

Inventors: Lo; Wen-Miao (Kaohsiung, TW), Lee; Lurng-Sheng (Hsinchu County, TW), Jeng; Pei-Ren (Hsinchu, TW), Lin; Cha-Hsin (Tainan, TW), Wang; Ching-Chiun (Miaoli County, TW)
Title: Bottom electrode of metal-insulator-metal capacitor
Patent Number: 7,880,213

Inventors: Lobb; Roy R. (Westwood, MA), Burkly; Linda C. (West Newton, MA)
Title: Treatment for inflammatory bowel disease with a fibronectin polypeptide
Patent Number: 7,176,184

Inventors: Long; Guozhu (Newark, CA), Rashid-Farrokhi; Farrokh (Pleasanton, CA), Abbas; Syed (Fremont, CA)
Title: Receiver transparent quiescent mode operation in a DSL transmission system
Patent Number: 7,177,350

Inventors: Long; James (Hong Kong, CN)
Title: Two-tier architecture for remote access service
Patent Number: 8,949,369

Inventors: Loomas; Bryan (Los Gatos, CA), Laufer; Michael D. (Menlo Park, CA), Thompson; David P. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method for treating an asthma attack
Patent Number: 8,944,071

Inventors: Lord; Anthony L. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Animal control device
Patent Number: 7,174,857

Inventors: Lorenc; Mark J. (Endwell, NY), Moore; Richard J. (Hampshire, GB), Osisek; Damian L. (Vestal, NY)
Title: Dynamic virtual machine domain configuration and virtual machine relocation management
Patent Number: 8,949,831

Inventors: Lovell; John (Houston, TX), He; Qingyan (Pearland, TX), Shray; Frank (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Wellbore communication system
Patent Number: 7,880,640

Inventors: Low; David (New Lenox, IL), Horvath; Raymond (Tinley Park, IL), Cox; Albert (Orland Park, IL), Nofziger; Eric (Schaumburg, IL), Korczak; Richard (Channahon, IL)
Title: Stackable cable hanger
Patent Number: 7,175,138

Inventors: Lozano; Martin E. (Whittier, CA), Merlin; Michael V. (Anaheim, CA)
Title: Reinforcing and strengthening device and method to prevent de-bonding of foam insulation
Patent Number: 7,174,618

Inventors: Lu; Xiaofeng (Fremont, CA), Chen; Bao-Lu (San Ramon, CA), Araya; Kidisti (Berkeley, CA), Okhamafe; Augustus (Concord, CA)
Title: Antagonist anti-CD40 antibody pharmaceutical compositions
Patent Number: 8,945,564

Inventors: Lu; Ying-Chih (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method for protecting data in a hard disk
Patent Number: 7,882,353

Inventors: Lu; Yong (Rosemount, MN), Liu; Hongyue (Maple Grove, MN), Gao; Zheng (Savage, MN), Jin; Insik (Eagan, MN), Dimitrov; Dimitar V. (Edina, MN)
Title: Magnetic memory with separate read and write paths
Patent Number: 7,881,104

Inventors: Lund; Arnold M. (Sleepy Hollow, IL)
Title: Method and system for providing to a second party, computer-network related information about a first party
Patent Number: 8,948,360

Inventors: Lund; Jonathan J. (Minnetonka, MN), Rhode; Richard G. (Minnetonka, MN)
Title: Needleless injection device components, systems, and methods
Patent Number: 8,945,045

Inventors: Luo; Mei (San Jose, CA), Wong; Wilson (San Francisco, CA), Shumarayev; Sergey (San Leandro, CA)
Title: Dynamically adjustable termination impedance control techniques
Patent Number: 7,176,710

Inventors: Luo; Zi-Gui (Taipei, TW), Chen; Fred (Taipei, TW)
Title: Press-activated electronic component discharging facilitating apparatus
Patent Number: 7,177,158

Inventors: Lurie; Keith G. (Minneapolis, MN), Scharenbroich; Gene (Newport, MN), Zielinski; Todd M. (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: CPR mask with compression timing metronome and methods
Patent Number: 7,174,891

Inventors: Lynch; Brian (Cupertino, CA), Moolsintong; Jan (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Center button isolation ring
Patent Number: 7,880,729

Inventors: Lynch; William C. (Palo Alto, CA), Kolarov; Krasimir D. (Menlo Park, CA), Saunders; Steven E. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Multiple technique entropy coding system and method
Patent Number: 8,947,271

Inventors: Ma; David SuitWai (Cary, NC)
Title: Continuous self-calibration of internal analog signals
Patent Number: 7,177,373

Inventors: Ma; Qingming (Santa Clara, CA), Varadhan; Kannan (San Jose, CA), Kasturi; Rohini (Livermore, CA)
Title: Flow control scheme for parallel flows
Patent Number: 8,949,444

Inventors: Ma; Xiaoding (Fremont, CA), Stirniman; Michael Joseph (Fremont, CA), Gui; Jing (Fremont, CA)
Title: Dual-layer carbon-based protective overcoats for recording media by filtered cathodic ARC deposition
Patent Number: 7,175,926

Inventors: Ma; Yi Hua (Worcester, MA), Mardilovich; Ivan P. (Worcester, MA), Engwall; Erik E. (Worcester, MA)
Title: Composite gas separation modules having intermediate porous metal layers
Patent Number: 7,175,694

Inventors: MacCoss; Malcolm (Freehold, NJ), Olsen; David B. (Lansdale, PA), Donghi; Monica (Rome, IT), Gardelli; Cristina (Rome, IT), Harper; Steven (Rome, IT), Meppen; Malte (Rome, IT), Narjes; Frank (Rome, IT), Pacini; Barbara (Rome, IT)
Title: Nucleoside aryl phosphoramidates for the treatment of RNA-dependent RNA viral infection
Patent Number: 7,879,815

Inventors: MacDonald; John Gavin (Decatur, GA), McGrath; Kevin P. (Alpharetta, GA), Kuznetsov; Irene (Lawrenceville, GA), Kim; Jaeho (Roswell, GA), Huang; Lei (Duluth, GA)
Title: Method for reducing odor using colloidal nanoparticles
Patent Number: 7,879,350

Inventors: Machold; Timothy R. (Moss Beach, CA), Keller; Wade A. (San Jose, CA), Roth; Alex T. (Redwood City, CA), Bloom; Nicole Denise (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method and system for control of a patient's body temperature by way of transluminally insertable heat exchange catheter
Patent Number: 7,175,649

Inventors: Madrid; James (El Paso, TX)
Title: Wastebasket for facilitating reuse of plastic shopping bags
Patent Number: 8,944,274

Inventors: Maeda; Kazuyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Imaging operation controller
Patent Number: 7,880,806

Inventors: Maeda; Shigenobu (Tokyo, JP), Takashino; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Oka; Toshihide (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device including insulated gate type transistor and insulated gate type capacitance having protruded portions
Patent Number: 7,176,515

Inventors: Maeda; Shinnosuke (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Multilayer wiring substrate and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,946,906

Inventors: Maeda; Taro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Trochoid drive system and moving body
Patent Number: 8,944,448

Inventors: Magar; Sharad (Canton, MA), Goutopoulos; Andreas (Boston, MA), Liao; Yihua (Westwood, MA), Schwarz; Matthias (Thonex, CH), Thomas; Russell J. (Siena, IT)
Title: Piperazine derivatives and methods of use
Patent Number: 8,946,227

Inventors: Magoshi; Hideyuki (Funabashi, JP), Kiyotou; Satoshi (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Relay node, control method of relay node and network system
Patent Number: 8,948,185

Inventors: Maidhof; Thomas (Ockenheim, DE), Kronemayer; Helmut (Heidelberg, DE), Grosch; Georg Heinrich (Bad Durkheim, DE), Vogelsang; Regina (Ludwigshafen, DE), Gumbel; Klaus Peter (Mannheim, DE), Balensiefer; Tim (Mannheim, DE), Shilkin; Alexey (Ludwigshafen, DE)
Title: Process for preparing divinyl ethers
Patent Number: 8,946,487

Inventors: Maire; Francoise (Nanterre, FR), Renaux; Michel (Fontenay-aux-Roses, FR), Baskaradasse; Frederika (Nanterre, FR), Oustric; Michel (Carrieres-sous-Poissy, FR)
Title: Architecture of an open local area network for audio service support between users of partitioned domains
Patent Number: 8,948,379

Inventors: Malekkhosravi; Behnam (La Jolla, CA), West; David Ian (San Diego, CA)
Title: Semiconductor device metal programmable pooling and dies
Patent Number: 7,882,453

Inventors: Maloney; Mark J. (Glen Allen, VA)
Title: Method and system for a wireless ear bud
Patent Number: 8,948,374

Inventors: Mamedov; Aggadin Kh. (Sugar Land, TX), Bashir; Mubarak (Riyadh, SA)
Title: Process for increasing the carbon monoxide content of a syngas mixture
Patent Number: 8,946,308

Inventors: Manley; Monica P. (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Method, system and program product for selecting window coverings
Patent Number: 7,881,973

Inventors: Mansfield; Carl (Camas, WA)
Title: Terminal assisted scheduling for time coordinated CDMA
Patent Number: 7,177,293

Inventors: Manzella; Joseph A. (Macungie, PA), Vora; Nilesh S. (Fogelsville, PA), Roper; Walter A. (Lebanon, NJ), Munoz; Robert J. (Round Rock, TX), Sonnier; David P. (Austin, TX)
Title: Sharing of internal pipeline resources of a network processor with external devices
Patent Number: 8,949,578

Inventors: Margon; Kenneth (Selangor, MY), Renukanand; Gubbi Umesh (Selangor, MY)
Title: Physiological data acquisition utilizing vibrational identification
Patent Number: 8,947,237

Inventors: Marks; Andrew Robert (Larchmont, NY), Landry; Donald W. (New York, NY), Deng; Shixian (White Plains, NY)
Title: Agents for preventing and treating disorders involving modulation of the RyR receptors
Patent Number: 7,879,840

Inventors: Marshall; John D. (Meridian, ID), Keithley; Douglas G. (Boise, ID), Taylor; Richard D. (Eagle, ID)
Title: Pulse width modulator for a printing device
Patent Number: 8,947,734

Inventors: Martin; Graham John (Horbury, GB)
Title: Chisel scabbard with removable insert
Patent Number: 7,175,023

Inventors: Martin; Inell O. (Orlando, FL), Colon; Katheleen O. (Elmont, NY)
Title: Inflatable prosthetic breast assembly and associated method
Patent Number: 7,879,091

Inventors: Martini; Ryan D. (Royal Oak, MI), Van Horn; Charles J. (Novi, MI), Wu; Peter E. (Brighton, MI), Zettel; Andrew M. (Ann Arbor, MI), Mathews; Thomas E. (Pendleton, IN), Sah; Jy-Jen F. (West Bloomfield, MI), Naqi; Syed (Ann Arbor, MI), Crewes; Darren (West Bloomfield, MI)
Title: Method and apparatus to monitor a valve adapted to control mode to gear transitions during operation of an electro-mechanical transmission
Patent Number: 7,878,932

Inventors: Maruta; Syuji (Toyokawa, JP), Ito; Masazumi (Toyohashi, JP)
Title: Stored information processing device for external storages, and stored information processing method
Patent Number: 7,880,935

Inventors: Maruyama; Tsukasa (Akita, JP), Gotoh; Masahiro (Okayama, JP), Ikuta; Tetsuya (Akita, JP)
Title: Light emitting device and method for producing same
Patent Number: 7,878,876

Inventors: Marzke; Rex E. (Houston, TX)
Title: Providing access for blind users on kiosks
Patent Number: 8,949,746

Inventors: Massaro; Darren S. (Lincoln Park, NJ)
Title: Life size halloween novelty item
Patent Number: 7,878,878

Inventors: Massee; Johan (6741 JC Lunteren, NL)
Title: Forming machine and method for deforming a hollow workpiece
Patent Number: 7,174,759

Inventors: Masser; Joel L. (San Jose, CA), Reed; David Charles (Tucson, AZ), Smith; Max Douglas (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Time-based trace facility
Patent Number: 8,949,800

Inventors: Matsuda; Hiroaki (Kawasaki, JP), Araki; Tatsuhito (Kawasaki, JP), Hongo; Manabu (Kawasaki, JP), Sakashita; Hiroaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Mobile terminal device
Patent Number: 8,947,865

Inventors: Matsuda; Takashi (Annaka, JP), Shiono; Mikio (Annaka, JP), Hashimoto; Takeshi (Annaka, JP)
Title: Method for preparing silicone rubber/fluoroelastomer integrated rubber article
Patent Number: 7,879,450

Inventors: Matsui; Hidefumi (Nirasaki, JP), Moriya; Tsuyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Nagayama; Nobuyuki (Nirasaki, JP)
Title: Vacuum exhaust method and a substrate processing apparatus therefor
Patent Number: 8,945,313

Inventors: Matsui; Takumi (Tokyo, JP), Kanai; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Kuroda; Daisuke (Kanagawa, JP), Yamano; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Zoom lens and imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,880,974

Inventors: Matsuki; Kensuke (Chiba, JP)
Title: Ni-Fe based alloy powder
Patent Number: 7,175,688

Inventors: Matsumoto; Kaoru (Miyota-Machi, JP), Otsuka; Shuichi (Miyota-Machi, JP)
Title: Serial ventilation device
Patent Number: 7,175,399

Inventors: Matsumoto; Mutsumi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image reproduction apparatus
Patent Number: 7,177,523

Inventors: Matsumoto; Toshio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing sensor frame for image sensor
Patent Number: 7,177,056

Inventors: Matsumoto; Wataru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Quantum key distribution method and communication apparatus
Patent Number: 7,881,472

Inventors: Matsunaga; Tsuyoshi (Sayama, JP), Hayashi; Tetsuya (Hanno, JP), Onozawa; Masaru (Akishima, JP)
Title: Image pick-up apparatus, image pick-up method, and storage medium that records image pick-up method program
Patent Number: 7,176,975

Inventors: Matsushita; Takeshi (Matsumoto, JP), Mochizuki; Eiji (Matsumoto, JP), Nishizawa; Tatsuo (Matsumoto, JP), Saito; Shunsuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,944,310

Inventors: Matsuyama; Akihiko (Shizuoka, JP), Gotou; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Ink composition for inkjet recording, inkjet recording method, and inkjet recorded material
Patent Number: 8,945,294

Inventors: Matsuyama; Norihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Horikoshi; Ryoko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Polarization module and image display apparatus
Patent Number: 8,947,780

Inventors: Matsuzaka; Satoshi (Ebina, JP), Yamamoto; Keiji (Ebina, JP), Torimaru; Satoru (Ebina, JP), Kawabata; Takashi (Ebina, JP), Takahashi; Masaaki (Ebina, JP), Miyamoto; Yoko (Ebina, JP), Kaneyama; Kiyotoshi (Ebina, JP), Kikuchihara; Katsunori (Ebina, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,177,585

Inventors: Matsuzawa; Kinya (Shiojiri, JP), Sekino; Hirokazu (Chino, JP), Fukui; Yoshiki (Suwa, JP), Miyazaki; Shinichi (Suwa, JP)
Title: Ultrasonic transducer and ultrasonic speaker using the same
Patent Number: 7,881,489

Inventors: Matthews; Christopher Jay (Morristown, NJ), Russell; Richard S. (Morristown, NJ), Jakel; Tom (Morristown, NJ), Elgersma; Michael Ray (Morristown, NJ)
Title: Multiple truth reference system and method
Patent Number: 8,949,027

Inventors: Maxton; David Albert (Menasha, WI), Clemmensen; Megan Elizabeth (Roswell, GA), Pettit; Chris Alan (Oshkosh, WI), Shimon; Steven John (Sherwood, WI)
Title: Refastenable bonding of garment side panels
Patent Number: 7,175,584

Inventors: Mayes; Peter Richard (Bradford, GB)
Title: Operation of an electrical machine
Patent Number: 7,176,650

Inventors: McAlonis; Matthew Richard (Elizabethtown, PA), Taylor; Attalee S. (Palmyra, PA), Hamner; Richard Elof (Hummelstown, PA)
Title: Modular connector assembly with stamped retention latch members
Patent Number: 7,175,479

Inventors: McAuliffe; Joseph C. (Sunnyvale, CA), Rathnayake; Samira (Danville, CA), Sanford; Karl J. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Conversion of prenyl derivatives to isoprene
Patent Number: 8,945,893

Inventors: McCawley; Michael (Morgantown, WV), Goetze; Simon (Alexandria, VA), Green, II; Phillip (Clarksburg, WV), Hoy; Jeannette (Fairmont, WV), McGee; Bernard (Wheeling, WV)
Title: Particle counting and DNA uptake system and method for detection, assessment and further analysis of threats due to nebulized biological agents
Patent Number: 7,880,878

Inventors: McComb; Timothy (Orlando, FL), Richardson; Martin (Geneva, FL), Sudesh; Vikas (Oviedo, FL)
Title: Hybrid gain guiding in laser resonators
Patent Number: 7,881,347

Inventors: McCorkle; John W. (Vienna, VA)
Title: Ultra wide bandwidth noise cancellation mechanism and method
Patent Number: 7,177,341

Inventors: McCroskey; William K. (Solon, OH), Milliff; Timothy W. (Montville, OH), Dickinson; William D. (Northfield, OH)
Title: Virtual pixelated detector for pet and/or spect
Patent Number: 8,946,643

Inventors: McGarrity; Gerard J. (Gaithersburg, MD), Garcia-Blanco; Mariano A. (Durham, NC), Puttaraju; Madaiah (Germantown, MD)
Title: Use of RNA trans-splicing for antibody gene transfer and antibody polypeptide production
Patent Number: 7,879,321

Inventors: McGhie; Sean I. (Boca Raton, FL), Buchheit; Brian K. (Davie, FL)
Title: Conversion/transfer of non-negotiable credits to in-game funds for in-game purchases
Patent Number: 8,944,320

Inventors: McGinley; John Vincent Mario (London, GB), Young; Ian Robert (Wiltshire, GB)
Title: Electromagnet assembly
Patent Number: 8,947,090

Inventors: McLaren; Gina (Laguna Niguel, CA), Ellis; Robert (Dana Point, CA), Douglass; James W. (Indialantic, FL), Riding; Thomas J. (West Melbourne, FL), Ring; James E. (Palm Bay, FL)
Title: Automated detection of objects in a biological sample
Patent Number: 7,177,454

Inventors: McLeod; Robert R. (Boulder, CO), Cole; Michael (Longmont, CO)
Title: Systems and methods for creating aberration-corrected gradient index lenses
Patent Number: 8,944,594

Inventors: McSheffrey, Jr.; John (Needham, MA), McSheffrey; Brendan T. (Newton, MA)
Title: Monitoring contents of fluid containers
Patent Number: 7,174,769

Inventors: McSheffrey, Jr.; John J. (Needham, MA), McSheffrey; Brendan T. (Newton, MA), O'Shea; James P. (Riverside, RI)
Title: Remote monitoring of fluid containers
Patent Number: 7,174,783

Inventors: McWithey; Kevin (Fond du Lac, WI)
Title: Locomotive headlight assembly
Patent Number: 8,946,989

Inventors: Medeiros; Andrew E. (Fall River, MA)
Title: Side-entry lamping fixture
Patent Number: 7,175,300

Inventors: Megas; Lucas (Goteborg, SE), Drewsen; Astrid (Goteborg, SE)
Title: Regeneration of a filter by the use of a tone generator
Patent Number: 7,174,707

Inventors: Meier; Daniel L. (Atlanta, GA), Rohatgi; Ajeet (Marietta, GA)
Title: Method for making solar cell having crystalline silicon P--N homojunction and amorphous silicon heterojunctions for surface passivation
Patent Number: 8,945,976

Inventors: Meifu; Yoshinobu (Kawasaki, JP), Mizuma; Keiji (Kawasaki, JP), Saito; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Golf data management system, data center, and method of managing golf data
Patent Number: 7,175,177

Inventors: Mejias; Brian (Howard Beach, NY), Cain; Thomas G. (West Haven, CT), English; Garret (Stormville, NY), DeCaro; Leonard (Ansonia, CT)
Title: Methods and apparatus for processing electronic checks
Patent Number: 7,175,074

Inventors: Melick; Bruce D. (Cedar Rapids, IA), Snyder; David M. (Cedar Rapids, IA), Baych; Leslie D. (Cedar Rapids, IA)
Title: System and method of using variable pulses for symbology
Patent Number: 7,881,619

Inventors: Melis; Anastasios (El Cerrito, CA), Wintz; Hsu-Ching Chen (El Cerrito, CA)
Title: Modulation of sulfate permease for photosynthetic hydrogen production
Patent Number: 7,176,005

Inventors: Meredith; Sheldon Kent (Marietta, GA), Fix; Jeremy (Acworth, GA), Meredith; Zachary (Roswell, GA)
Title: Apparatus and method for media content presentation
Patent Number: 8,949,910

Inventors: Mett; Thomas (Dohlau, DE), Michel; Peter (Hof, DE), Steeg; Claus-Christian (Oelsnitz, DE)
Title: Hollow chamber structural component and method for producing same
Patent Number: 7,879,435

Inventors: Metz; Darrell L. (Batesville, IN), Figel; Gregory J. (Sunman, IN)
Title: Load cell to frame interface for hospital bed
Patent Number: 7,176,391

Inventors: Meyer-Berg; Georg (Munchen, DE)
Title: Method of fabricating an electronic component having at least one semiconductor chip on a circuit carrier with elastic external contacts
Patent Number: 7,176,059

Inventors: Meyer-Berg; Georg (Munchen, DE), Vasquez; Barbara (Lafayette, CA)
Title: Electronic component having at least one semiconductor chip and flip-chip contacts, and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,176,131

Inventors: Meyer; Dallas W. (Danville, CA), Lin; Tien-Chih (Fremont, CA), Stacy; Michael A. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Process of making a non-corrosive GMR slider for proximity recording
Patent Number: 7,174,622

Inventors: Meyerson; Robert F. (Naples, FL), Adams; Christopher L. (Roswell, GA), Nebiker; Robert M. (Naples, FL)
Title: Event driven multi-media communication management system
Patent Number: 7,177,403

Inventors: Miao; Zhenwei (San Diego, CA), Krawitz; Denise (San Diego, CA), Kraynov; Vadim (San Diego, CA), Tian; Feng (San Diego, CA), Sim; Bee-Cheng (San Diego, CA), Skidmore; Lillian (San Diego, CA), Hays Putnam; Anna-Maria A. (San Diego, CA), Knudsen; Nick (San Diego, CA), Deguzman; Michael (San Diego, CA)
Title: Modified insulin polypeptides and their uses
Patent Number: 8,946,148

Inventors: Middleton; Paul Lawrence (Plymouth, MN)
Title: Locking water ski and boating equipment storage rack
Patent Number: 7,174,845

Inventors: Miettinen; Erkki (Helsinki, FI)
Title: Inductor arrangement
Patent Number: 7,176,779

Inventors: Mihara; Isao (Tokyo, JP), Yamauchi; Yasunobu (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Sekine; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP), Higuchi; Yasukazu (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Nakamura; Norihiro (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for presenting content
Patent Number: 8,949,741

Inventors: Mihara; Kanji (Kanagawa, JP), Kitamura; Takuya (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Takao (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Video data compression apparatus and method of same
Patent Number: 7,881,373

Inventors: Mihara; Shinichi (Tama, JP), Imamura; Ayami (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Zoom lens, and electronic imaging system using the same
Patent Number: 7,177,094

Inventors: Mikami; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Imprint method, imprint apparatus, and method of manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,946,093

Inventors: Miki; Masayuki (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Yamamoto; Satoshi (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Battery-capacity management device
Patent Number: 7,880,439

Inventors: Milan; Guy Dimitri (Woodbridge, GB)
Title: Packaging locking and indication system
Patent Number: 8,944,284

Inventors: Miles; Jason (Mukilteo, WA)
Title: Hydraulic brake handle assembly
Patent Number: 8,944,223

Inventors: Miller; Donald C. (Fallbrook, CA)
Title: Continuously variable transmission
Patent Number: 7,175,564

Inventors: Miller; Donald C. (Fallbrook, CA), Allen; David John (Encinitas, CA)
Title: Continuously variable transmission
Patent Number: 7,175,565

Inventors: Miller; Donald C. (Fallbrook, CA), Allen; David John (Encinitas, CA)
Title: Continuously variable transmission
Patent Number: 7,175,566

Inventors: Miller; Larry D. (Rochester, MI)
Title: Variable stride exercise device
Patent Number: 8,944,966

Inventors: Miller; Richard L. (Maplewood, MN), Lee; James H. (St. Paul, MN), Owens; Mary L. (Cottage Grove, MA)
Title: Methods of improving skin quality
Patent Number: 8,946,274

Inventors: Miller; Scott Downing (Dripping Springs, TX), Davis; Thomas James (Issaquah, WA), Perez; Jaime Paunlagui (Dhahran, SA)
Title: Method and apparatus for estimating the condition of a coating on an underground pipeline
Patent Number: 7,880,484

Inventors: Miller; Steven (Mobile, AL)
Title: Sealing structure for a toner cartridge
Patent Number: 7,177,565

Inventors: Miller; Steven (Mobile, AL)
Title: Integrated toner cartridge with toner agitator and sensing device
Patent Number: 7,177,567

Inventors: Milne; Jill C. (Brookline, MA), Jirousek; Michael R. (Cambridge, MA), Bemis; Jean E. (Arlington, MA), Vu; Chi B. (Arlington, MA)
Title: Lipoic acid acylated salicylate derivatives and their uses
Patent Number: 8,946,451

Inventors: Mimata, legal representative; Satoko (Higashiosaka, JP), Saomoto; Takuhiko (Toyonaka, JP), Mimata, deceased; Yoshihisa (Higashiosaka, JP)
Title: Multi-contact input device
Patent Number: 7,176,392

Inventors: Mimoto; Yasuharu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Facsimile apparatus and account-selling system using the same
Patent Number: 7,177,042

Inventors: Minami; Tetsuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Display
Patent Number: 7,880,693

Inventors: Mino; Shinji (Atsugi, JP), Kitagawa; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP), Ishii; Motohaya (Atsugi, JP), Yamada; Takashi (Atsugi, JP), Himeno; Akira (Naka-machi, JP), Okuno; Masayuki (Hitachinaka, JP), Souma; Shunichi (Yamato, JP), Goh; Takashi (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Optical module and optical switch constituting the same
Patent Number: 7,177,495

Inventors: Mital; Deepak (Orefield, PA), Burroughs; William (Macungie, PA), Dosh; Eran (Tel Mond, IL), Rosin; Eyal (Rosh Ha'ayin, IL)
Title: Multi-threaded processing with hardware accelerators
Patent Number: 8,949,838

Inventors: Mital; Deepak (Orefield, PA), Clee; James (Orefield, PA), Pirog; Jerry (Easton, PA), Ma; Te Khac (Allentown, PA), Pollock; Steven J. (Allentown, PA)
Title: Changing a flow identifier of a packet in a multi-thread, multi-flow network processor
Patent Number: 8,949,582

Inventors: Mitsuda; Kazuhisa (Sagamihara, JP), Ezoe; Yuichiro (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: X-ray focusing device
Patent Number: 7,881,432

Inventors: Mitsudomi; Toshiyuki (Numazu, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus which accepts printing instruction prior to initialization of the storage section
Patent Number: 7,177,035

Inventors: Miyairi; Hidekazu (Kanagawa, JP), Mizoguchi; Takafumi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,946,011

Inventors: Miyairi; Hidekazu (Tochigi, JP), Shimomura; Akihisa (Kanagawa, JP), Takano; Tamae (Kanagawa, JP), Koyama; Masaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Laser apparatus, laser irradiation method, and manufacturing method of semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,881,350

Inventors: Miyaki; Yoshinori (Tachikawa, JP), Suzuki; Hiromichi (Tokyo, JP), Kaneda; Tsuyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,176,056

Inventors: Miyamoto; Kaoru (Fukui, JP), Yazawa; Takashi (Fukui, JP), Umezawa; Akihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for differentiating mesenchymal stem cells into steroid-producing cells
Patent Number: 7,879,603

Inventors: Miyazaki; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Tsugita; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Kamijo; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP), Torii; Hiroaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for analyzing C-terminal amino acid sequence of peptide using mass spectrometry
Patent Number: 7,879,616

Inventors: Miyazaki; Shogo (Shizuoka-Ken, JP), Kawashima; Hiroyuki (Shizuoka-Ken, JP), Morikawa; Tomoaki (Shizuoka-Ken, JP)
Title: Exhaust system for battery in vehicle
Patent Number: 8,944,198

Inventors: Miyazaki; Toshiki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Colorimetric apparatus and colorimetric method
Patent Number: 8,947,730

Inventors: Miyazawa; Fuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Murai; Wakaaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical recording medium
Patent Number: 8,945,697

Inventors: Mizuguchi; Shinya (Nagoya, JP), Torii; Nobutaka (Nagoya, JP), Komatsu; Masakazu (Nagoya, JP), Sakatani; Yuji (Nagoya, JP), Yamada; Seiji (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method and manufacturing apparatus for Baumkuchen
Patent Number: 8,945,650

Inventors: Mizukoshi; Yasuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wireless communication system and method of conducting wireless communication
Patent Number: 7,177,292

Inventors: Mizuno; Yoichi (Kobe, JP), Kondo; Toshikazu (Kobe, JP)
Title: Rubber composition for tires and pneumatic tire using the same
Patent Number: 8,946,334

Inventors: Mizutani; Masaki (Shiga, JP), Ishihara; Shunichi (Shiga, JP), Nakagawa; Katsumi (Kanagawa, JP), Sato; Hiroshi (Shiga, JP), Yoshino; Takehito (Shiga, JP), Nishida; Shoji (Kanagawa, JP), Ukiyo; Noritaka (Shiga, JP), Iwane; Masaaki (Shiga, JP), Iwasaki; Yukiko (Shiga, JP)
Title: Process of producing multicrystalline silicon substrate and solar cell
Patent Number: 7,175,706

Inventors: Mjalli; Adnan M. M. (Oak Ridge, NC), Jones; David Robert (Milford, OH), Gohimukkula; Devi Reddy (Jamestown, NC), Huang; Guoxiang (Kernersville, NC), Zhu; Jeff Jiqun (Winston-Salem, NC), Rao; Mohan (Greensboro, NC), Andrews; Robert Carl (Jamestown, NC), Ren; Tan (Colfax, NC)
Title: Benzazole derivatives, compositions, and methods of use as beta-secretase inhibitors
Patent Number: 8,946,259

Inventors: Mo; Ning (Dublin, CA), Laux; Carlos (San Ramon, CA), Ramachandran; Geethgayathri (Sunnyvale, CA), Li; Chunyan (Dublin, CA)
Title: Devices, softwares and methods for prioritizing between voice data packets for discard decision purposes
Patent Number: 7,177,304

Inventors: Mochizuki; Akihiro (Louisville, CO), Vahtre; Madis-Marius (Tartu, EE), Pait; Laura (Tartu, EE)
Title: Fine pixel pitch electrophoretic display
Patent Number: 8,947,762

Inventors: Mochizuki; Masafumi (Tokyo, JP), Etoh; Kimitoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Maruyama; Youji (Saitama, JP), Fukui; Hiroshi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Magnetic head and magnetic disk storage apparatus mounting the head
Patent Number: 7,881,012

Inventors: Modawar; Faris (Woburn, MA), Miller; Jeff (Woburn, MA), Jura; Mike (Woburn, MA), Murphy; Brian (Woburn, MA), Black; Marcie (Woburn, MA), Buchine; Brent A. (Watertown, MA)
Title: Process for forming silver films on silicon
Patent Number: 8,945,794

Inventors: Molfese; Philip (Darien, IL)
Title: Portable liquid cooler
Patent Number: 7,174,723

Inventors: Molinari; Arthur (Portland, OR)
Title: Method of recycling a ball and ball for use in recycling method
Patent Number: 8,944,937

Inventors: Molnar; Charles J. (Wimington, DE)
Title: Advanced workpiece finishing
Patent Number: 7,878,882

Inventors: Mondry; A. Michael (Nun's Island, CA), Sheasby; Michael Chilton (Boucherville, CA), Talavera Abdala; Luis Fernando (St. Cloud, FR)
Title: System and method for automatic generation of image distributions
Patent Number: 8,947,451

Inventors: Mongeon; Michael C. (Walworth, NY)
Title: Color image process controls methods and systems
Patent Number: 7,880,928

Inventors: Moon; Ae Kyeung (Daegu, KR), Kim; Kyuhyung (Daegu, KR)
Title: Plant observation device and method
Patent Number: 8,947,525

Inventors: Moon; Chan Seung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Database management system and encryption method performed in database
Patent Number: 8,949,603

Inventors: Mooney; Stephen R. (Beaverton, OR), Martin; Aaron K. (Hillsboro, OR), Haycock; Matthew B. (Beaverton, OR), Casper; Bryan K. (Hillsboro, OR), Borkar; Shekhar Y. (Beaverton, OR), Kennedy; Joseph T. (Beaverton, OR), Jaussi; James E. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Simultaneous transmission and reception of signals in different frequency bands over a bus line
Patent Number: 7,177,288

Inventors: Moore, Jr.; Naif M. (Mobile, AL)
Title: Dice based turnover game
Patent Number: 7,175,526

Inventors: Moore; Christopher (Prospect, KY)
Title: Modular windings for an electric machine
Patent Number: 8,946,964

Inventors: Moore; Don (Kingsport, TN)
Title: Artificial seedbeds and method for making same
Patent Number: 7,174,671

Inventors: Moreau; Francis (Sotteville les Rouen, FR)
Title: Dispenser of fluid material
Patent Number: 8,944,292

Inventors: Moreno Igoa; Maria (Saragossa, ES), Calvo Royo; Ana Cristina (Saragossa, ES), Munoz Gonzalvo; Maria Jes s (Saragossa, ES), Zaragoza Fernandez; Maria Pilar (Saragossa, ES), Osta Pinzolas; Rosario (Saragossa, ES), Aguilera Avila; Jose (Bellaterra, ES)
Title: Therapeutic use of the encoding sequence of the carboxy-terminal domain of the heavy chain of the tetanus toxin
Patent Number: 8,945,586

Inventors: Morgan; Edward T. (Issaquah, WA), Waters; Shawn M. (Bothell, WA)
Title: Rate of operation progress reporting
Patent Number: 8,949,862

Inventors: Mori; Sadaaki (Mie, JP), Jonokuchi; Hideki (Kashihara, JP), Inayama; Hirohide (Yamatokoriyama, JP), Ishihara; Atsushi (Headington, GB)
Title: Electric power steering apparatus
Patent Number: 7,174,989

Inventors: Mori; Shinya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, method for controlling an information processing apparatus, and image forming system
Patent Number: 8,947,708

Inventors: Mori; Shota (Kawasaki, JP), Shukunami; Norifumi (Kawasaki, JP), Hoshida; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Excitation light source for raman amplification, raman amplifier, and optical transmission system
Patent Number: 8,947,767

Inventors: Morifuji; Takafumi (Tokyo, JP), Ushiki; Suguru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
Patent Number: 8,948,531

Inventors: Morikawa; Minoru (Kanagwa, JP), Suzuki; Shinichi (Kanagwa, JP), Ishima; Kazumi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,880,758

Inventors: Morimitsu; Noboru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,947,508

Inventors: Morin; Gregg B. (Oakville, CA), Andrews; William H. (Reno, NV)
Title: Regulatory segments of the human gene for telomerase reverse transcriptase
Patent Number: 7,879,609

Inventors: Morini; Giampiero (Padua, IT), Camurati; Isabella (Ferrara, IT), Dall'Occo; Tiziano (Ferrara, IT), Liguori; Dario (Forino, IT), Vitale; Gianni (Ferrara, IT)
Title: Catalyst components for the polymerization of olefins
Patent Number: 7,879,959

Inventors: Morita; Toshihiro (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Occupant protection device
Patent Number: 7,175,195

Inventors: Moritoki; Naoki (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage apparatus and data management method in storage apparatus
Patent Number: 7,882,305

Inventors: Moriwaka; Tomoaki (Isehara, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a semiconductor device including a semiconductor substrate with stripes of different crystal plane directions
Patent Number: 7,879,689

Inventors: Moriyama; Katsutoshi (Saga, JP), Ayabe; Tomoya (Nagasaki, JP), Mizuta; Taishi (Nagasaki, JP)
Title: Display memory, driver circuit, display, and cellular information apparatus
Patent Number: 7,176,864

Inventors: Moriyama; Ryuji (Saitama, JP), Kobayashi; Koji (Saitama, JP), Yogo; Toyoyuki (Saitama, JP), Oki; Kenji (Saitama, JP)
Title: Thermostat mounting structure
Patent Number: 7,175,101

Inventors: Morris; Robert Paul (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Methods, systems, and computer program products for processing a request for a resource in a communication
Patent Number: 8,949,362

Inventors: Morrow; Cliff (Kingston, RI), Zeleny; Rolland (Sharon, MA)
Title: Laser system
Patent Number: 7,177,057

Inventors: Motoyama; Tetsuro (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method and system for remote diagnostic, control, and information collection based upon a connection or connectionless communication method for sending messages to the resource manager
Patent Number: 8,949,417

Inventors: Mowry; Anthony (Dresden, DE), Lenski; Markus (Dresden, DE), Wei; Andy (Dresden, DE), Boschke; Roman (Dresden, DE)
Title: Blocking pre-amorphization of a gate electrode of a transistor
Patent Number: 7,879,667

Inventors: Mrkovic; Dragan (Newmarket, CA), Oxley; Peter Lance (Mount Albert, CA), Lejbjuk; Peter (Toronto, CA), Niskanen; Jason David (Scarborough, CA)
Title: Method of operating a power closure panel
Patent Number: 7,175,228

Inventors: Mueller; Lee W. (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: A-frame shear assembly for walls
Patent Number: 7,174,679

Inventors: Mueller; Markus (Eutingen, DE), Raspudic; Steve (Mississauga, CA)
Title: Clustered computer environment partition resolution
Patent Number: 8,949,430

Inventors: Mueller; Peter A. (Gattikon, CH)
Title: Variable hull lengths for watercraft
Patent Number: 8,943,993

Inventors: Muguerza Marquinez; Begona (Valencia, ES), Monzo Oltra; Honorato (Paterna, ES), Alepuz Rico; Natalia (Valencia, ES), Bataller Leiva; Esther (Valencia, ES), Genoves Martinez; Salvador (Valencia, ES), Enrique Lopez; Maria (Castellon, ES), Guerola Guerola; Patricia (Valencia, ES), Ramon Vidal; Daniel (Valencia, ES)
Title: Obtaining cocoa extracts rich in bioactive peptides with ACE and PEP enzyme inhibitory activity
Patent Number: 8,946,383

Inventors: Mujtaba; Syed (Watchung, NJ)
Title: FFT numerology for an OFDM transmission system
Patent Number: 7,881,398

Inventors: Mukherjee; Maharaj (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Fault detection, diagnosis, and prevention for complex computing systems
Patent Number: 8,949,671

Inventors: Mukhopadhyay; Ashutosh (Mumbai, IN)
Title: Process for delamination of laminated packaging
Patent Number: 8,945,396

Inventors: Mukhopadhyay; Sudip (Williamsville, NY), Nair; Haridasan K. (Williamsville, NY), Tung; Hsueh S. (Getzville, NY), Van Der Puy; Michael (Amherst, NY), Singh; Rajiv R. (Getzville, NY), Wang; Haiyou (Williamsville, NY), Johnson; Robert C. (Lancaster, NY), Dubey; Rajesh K. (Buffalo, NY)
Title: Method for producing fluorinated organic compounds
Patent Number: 7,880,040

Inventors: Mulfinger; Robert Neil (York Haven, PA)
Title: Connector with locking ring
Patent Number: 8,944,838

Inventors: Mullaney; Gregory (Cockeysville, MD)
Title: Refuse container with mechanical weight indicator and danger alerting
Patent Number: 8,944,249

Inventors: Muller; Jurgen (Bernhardswald, DE)
Title: Semiconductor laser
Patent Number: 7,177,339

Inventors: Muller; Peter A. (Gattikon, CH)
Title: Dropdown railing for watercraft
Patent Number: 8,943,995

Inventors: Mullick; Tarun (Geneva, IL), Nair; Ramgopal (Ellicott City, MD), Dutta; Sudhir K. (Lutherville, MD), Nair; Padmanabhan P. (Ellicott City, MD)
Title: Miniature ingestible capsule
Patent Number: 8,945,001

Inventors: Mulligan; James L. (Fort Collins, CO), Clark; Eric (Loveland, CO), Ray; Kevin B. (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Heat treatment of multilayer imageable elements
Patent Number: 7,175,967

Inventors: Mumme; Jan (Berlin, DE), Linke; Bernd (Potsdam, DE), Toelle; Rainer (Berlin, DE)
Title: Process and device for continuous liquefaction of organic solids
Patent Number: 8,945,892

Inventors: Murata; Shigeru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Circuit termination method and a circuit terminating apparatus
Patent Number: 7,177,327

Inventors: Murayama; Keiichi (Okayama, JP), Tamura; Akiyoshi (Suita, JP), Nogome; Masanobu (Bizen, JP)
Title: Hetero-junction bipolar transistor and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,176,099

Inventors: Murayama; Takuya (Kitakyushu, JP), Goto; Jun (Kitakyushu, JP), Ogasawara; Shinji (Kitakyushu, JP)
Title: Work picking system
Patent Number: 8,948,904

Inventors: Murphy; James (Alameda, CA), Choudhury; Abhijit (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for virtual soft handoff
Patent Number: 8,948,129

Inventors: Murray; R. Charles (Sarasota, FL)
Title: Method of forming a flexible pouch with a straw-pierceable dimple
Patent Number: 7,175,581

Inventors: Muschett; Brien H. (Palm Beach Gardens, FL)
Title: VoiceXML language extension for natively supporting voice enrolled grammars
Patent Number: 7,881,932

Inventors: Muschett; Brien H. (Palm Beach Gardens, FL), Parker; Julia A. (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Speech bookmarks in a voice user interface using a speech recognition engine and acoustically generated baseforms
Patent Number: 7,881,938

Inventors: Musial; John G. (Newburgh, NY), Nagpal; Abhinay R. (Pune, IN), Patil; Sandeep R. (Somers, NY), Shah; Dhaval K. (Nadiad, IN)
Title: Smarter health conscious electroshock device with medical implant detection
Patent Number: 8,947,848

Inventors: Muslet; Iyad (Mason, OH)
Title: Elastomeric films with brittle nonblocking skins
Patent Number: 7,879,452

Inventors: Muthusamy; Ramesh (Maharashtra, IN), Kulkarni; Mohan Gopalkrishna (Maharashtra, IN)
Title: Sustained release composition of therapeutic agent
Patent Number: 8,945,622

Inventors: Mutz; Michael (Freiburg, DE)
Title: Delta and epsilon crystal forms of Imatinib mesylate
Patent Number: 7,879,860

Inventors: Muziol; Matthias (Mainhausen, DE), Wienand; Karlheinz (Aschaffenburg, DE)
Title: Flow sensors having a flow duct in the cover, and sensor tip as intermediate product
Patent Number: 8,943,913

Inventors: Myomoto; Akira (Kanagawa, JP), Kozono; Satoko (Kanagawa, JP), Akiyama; Hideo (Kanagawa, JP), Nobumasa; Hitoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Shimada; Yutaka (Kyoto, JP), Tsujimoto; Gozoh (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Method for diagnosing esophageal cancer
Patent Number: 8,945,849

Inventors: Na; Kun (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Li; Fang Yuan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Bae; Byoung Chan (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Conjugate for photodynamic diagnosis or therapy and method for preparing same
Patent Number: 8,946,394

Inventors: Nadabar; Sateesha G. (Framingham, MA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for reading bar code identifications
Patent Number: 7,175,090

Inventors: Nagai; Yuji (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kato; Taku (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Matsushita; Tatsuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Memory device authentication
Patent Number: 8,949,621

Inventors: Nagame; Hiroshi (Shizuoka, JP), Kami; Hidetoshi (Shizuoka, JP), Ohta; Katsuichi (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Measurement of frictional resistance of photoconductor against belt in image forming apparatus, process cartridge, and image forming method
Patent Number: 7,177,570

Inventors: Nagamine; Tomoyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Hori; Tetsuya (Kawasaki, JP), Yamaguchi; Shigeru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Electronic apparatus having rotating display housing
Patent Number: 7,881,758

Inventors: Nagamoto; Hisashi (Tokushima-ken, JP), Kohashi; Masayuki (Tokushima, JP), Oka; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Carbostyril derivatives for accelerating salivation
Patent Number: 7,879,877

Inventors: Nagao; Yuji (Kanagawa, JP), Yamamoto; Ryuji (Kanagawa, JP), Miyake; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Heat-resistant sliding resin composition, production process and use therof
Patent Number: 7,879,941

Inventors: Nagasaka; Chikao (Aichi-ken, JP), Kunimatsu; Yoshimasa (Aichi-ken, JP), Fujioka; Yasuhiro (Aichi-ken, JP), Ito; Michimasa (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Display screen operation device
Patent Number: 7,176,899

Inventors: Nagasaka; Seishi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Communication system, communication apparatus, and ring network monitoring method
Patent Number: 8,948,033

Inventors: Naito; Hitoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Hatakenaka; Manabu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Playback apparatus, playback method, and playback program
Patent Number: 7,881,583

Inventors: Naito; Tomihisa (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Substance-atomizing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,175,117

Inventors: Nakadaira; Atsushi (Suginami-ku, JP), Suzuki; Naobumi (Mitaka, JP), Ochi; Daisuke (Higashimurayama, JP)
Title: 3D pointing method, 3D display control method, 3D pointing device, 3D display control device, 3D pointing program, and 3D display control program
Patent Number: 7,880,726

Inventors: Nakagawa; Atsushi (Tokoname, JP)
Title: Inorganic composition and products and manufacturing process
Patent Number: 7,879,145

Inventors: Nakagawa; Masaki (Kanagawa, JP), Volmat; Alain (Tokyo, JP), Asai; Takahiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Authentication system for terminal identification information
Patent Number: 8,949,593

Inventors: Nakagawa; Tatsuo (Hachioji, JP), Miyazaki; Masayuki (Tokyo, JP), Mizugaki; Kenichi (Kokubunji, JP), Fujiwara; Ryosuke (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Receiver, frequency deviation measuring unit and positioning and ranging system
Patent Number: 7,881,684

Inventors: Nakahara; Ken (Kyoto, JP), Tamura; Kentaro (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Zinc oxide based compound semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,946,727

Inventors: Nakahara; Naruhito (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Radio communication system, radio communication method, and gateway
Patent Number: 8,948,131

Inventors: Nakamoto; Zenta (Kitakyushu, JP), Umeno; Makoto (Kitakyushu, JP), Matsukuma; Kenji (Kitakyushu, JP)
Title: Service providing system and service providing method
Patent Number: 8,948,912

Inventors: Nakamura; Keisuke (Suwa, JP)
Title: Lens barrel
Patent Number: 8,947,787

Inventors: Nakamura; Koji (Akiruno, JP), Ozeki; Akihiro (Ome, JP), Ninomiya; Ryoji (Tachikawa, JP)
Title: Fuel cell unit, control method thereof, information processing apparatus, and power supply control method thereof
Patent Number: 7,879,473

Inventors: Nakamura; Masakazu (Osaka, JP), Hamasaka; Hiroshi (Osaka, JP), Symons; Dominic (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Control device and control method with corresponding arrangement of image regions
Patent Number: 7,880,813

Inventors: Nakamura; Shun (Minami-Ashigara, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display
Patent Number: 7,880,839

Inventors: Nakanishi; Mitsuaki (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Parallel link robot, parallel link robot system, and method of controlling parallel link robot
Patent Number: 8,948,915

Inventors: Nakano; Katsuyuki (Fukuoka-ken, JP), Higashi; Eiko (Fukuoka-ken, JP), Hayakawa; Takeshi (Fukuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Method of producing titania solution
Patent Number: 7,175,825

Inventors: Nakano; Masatsugu (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Catadioptric optical element and optical system including same
Patent Number: 8,947,773

Inventors: Nakaoka; Yasuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Composite carbonate and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,879,266

Inventors: Nakashima; Akihiro (Aichi-ken, JP), Sato; Shinichi (Aichi-ken, JP), Saiki; Akio (Aichi-ken, JP), Kobayashi; Kazuo (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Compressor
Patent Number: 8,945,265

Inventors: Nakata; Eizo (Osaka, JP), Tsuji; Shunsaku (Tondabayashi, JP), Morioka; Manabu (Nara, JP)
Title: Spring force adjustment structure in high-hat stand and high-hat stand including the spring force adjustment structure
Patent Number: 8,946,531

Inventors: Nakata; Otoichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image projection apparatus, control method, control program, and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,944,610

Inventors: Nakatani; Goro (Kyoto, JP)
Title: MEMS sensor
Patent Number: 7,880,367

Inventors: Nakaya; Yuichiro (Suginami-ku, JP)
Title: Recording medium having recorded thereon coded information using plus and/or minus rounding of images
Patent Number: 8,948,527

Inventors: Nakayama; Keiichi (Nagano, JP), Sudo; Fukukyo (Nagano, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and information processing method
Patent Number: 8,947,443

Inventors: Nakazawa; Masashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging element and electronic device including a pixel separating section
Patent Number: 8,946,841

Inventors: Nanivadekar; Hemant (Bellevue, WA), Constans; J. Michael (Seattle, WA), Daniel; Kingsley (Bellevue, WA), Narayanaswamy; Kalpana (Redmond, WA)
Title: Symbiotic computer application and system and method for generation and presentation of same
Patent Number: 7,882,497

Inventors: Napier; Keiko (Glendale, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for installing screen protectors for electronic devices
Patent Number: 8,944,425

Inventors: Naruto; Toshiya (Kanagawa, JP), Matsumoto; Akira (Kanagawa, JP), Soga; Iwao (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Additive for anode material for lithium secondary battery, anode material for lithium secondary battery, anode and lithium secondary battery using the anode material for lithium secondary battery
Patent Number: 7,879,260

Inventors: Nastacio; Denilson (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Thermal relationships based workload planning
Patent Number: 8,949,647

Inventors: Nath; Sanjib (Marysville, OH), Feick; Lisa J. (Marysville, OH)
Title: Thermal deflection analysis
Patent Number: 8,949,094

Inventors: Naus, Jr.; Barry (Reading, PA)
Title: Teeing device and method of operating thereof
Patent Number: 7,175,547

Inventors: Naviaux; Jacques (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA), Balsells; Peter J. (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Multiple positioning and switching
Patent Number: 7,175,441

Inventors: Neemuchwala; Huzefa (Mountain View, CA), Russakoff; Daniel (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for detection using cluster-modified graph cuts
Patent Number: 7,881,540

Inventors: Neff; James R. (Omaha, NE)
Title: Dynamic compression device and driving tool
Patent Number: 7,175,626

Inventors: Nell; Willem Andre Sternberg (Equestria, ZA), Rynners; Pieter (Pretoria North, ZA)
Title: Training aid for a golfer
Patent Number: 8,944,931

Inventors: Nelson; Carl V. (Derwood, MD)
Title: Switched coil receiver antenna for metal detector
Patent Number: 7,176,691

Inventors: Nelson; Steven M. (Burlington, VT)
Title: Centralized management of technical records across an enterprise
Patent Number: 8,949,933

Inventors: Nemani; Srinivas (Sunnyvale, CA), Venkataraman; Shankar (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Dielectric gap fill with oxide selectively deposited over silicon liner
Patent Number: 7,176,105

Inventors: Nesbitt; Jeffrey E. (Lititz, PA)
Title: Beneficiated fiber and composite
Patent Number: 7,175,907

Inventors: Neuhauser; Andre (Sorgenloch, DE), Gras; Norman (Horrweiler, DE)
Title: Method and device for filling containers with a filling material composed of at least one first and one second liquid component at a predetermined ratio
Patent Number: 8,944,120

Inventors: Neuman; Darren (Palo Alto, CA), Herrick; Jason (Pleasanton, CA), Payson; Christopher (Bolton, MA), Zhao; Qinghua (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method and system for processing 3-D video
Patent Number: 8,947,503

Inventors: Ng; Philip S. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Communication protocol method and apparatus for a single wire device
Patent Number: 7,881,415

Inventors: Nguyen; Dennis P. (Pearland, TX)
Title: Method and system for hydraulically presetting a metal seal
Patent Number: 8,944,172

Inventors: Ni; Zheng (Urbana, IL), Masel; Richard I. (Champaign, IL)
Title: MOF synthesis method
Patent Number: 7,880,026

Inventors: Nicholas; Richard (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Address error detection
Patent Number: 8,949,694

Inventors: Niehsen; Wolfgang (Bad Salzdetfurth, DE), Wingbermuehle; Jochen (Hemmingen, DE), Heiler; Matthias (Zurich, CH)
Title: Machine tool device having a computing unit adapted to distinguish at least two motions
Patent Number: 8,948,903

Inventors: Niekawa; Yakihiro (Hachioji, JP), Yoneyama; Tsutomu (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Inkjet recording device
Patent Number: 7,175,246

Inventors: Nielsen; Karsten Agersted (Roskilde, DK), Linderoth; Soren (Roskilde, DK), Hendriksen; Peter Vang (Hilleroed, DK), Persson; .ANG.sa (Taastrup, DK), Mikkelsen; Lars (Roskilde, DK), Christiansen; Niels (Gentofte, DK), Larsen; Jorgen Gutzon (Bagsv.ae butted.rd, DK)
Title: Method of producing a multilayer barrier structure for a solid oxide fuel cell
Patent Number: 8,945,782

Inventors: Nimura; Taisuke (Wako, JP), Kikuchi; Tetsuyoshi (Wako, JP), Sofue; Shuichi (Wako, JP), Takenouchi; Kazuya (Wako, JP)
Title: Disk brake device for vehicle
Patent Number: 7,175,003

Inventors: Nishi; Noriaki (Tokyo, JP), Tezuka; Masaru (Kanagawa, JP), Hashimoto; Kunika (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical head and optical recording medium drive device
Patent Number: 7,177,259

Inventors: Nishida; Kenichi (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Electronic keyboard instrument
Patent Number: 7,880,078

Inventors: Nishida; Shoso (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Method for forming hollow moldings having thin film on inner surface
Patent Number: 7,879,277

Inventors: Nishiura; Katsunori (Sodegaura, JP), Fukuda; Kazuyuki (Sodegaura, JP), Takaki; Toshihiko (Sodegaura, JP)
Title: Gas-barrier composition, coating film and method for production of the same, and layered material
Patent Number: 7,879,947

Inventors: Noble; Wendell P. (Milton, VT)
Title: Methods of forming electrical connections
Patent Number: 7,176,087

Inventors: Noguchi; Tatsuya (Tokyo, JP), Furusawa; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Laminated glass for vehicles and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,175,290

Inventors: Noguchi; Toshihiro (Oklahoma City, OK), Baba; Akemi (Oklahoma City, OK), Hanada; Mitsuharu (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Medicament for treating cancer
Patent Number: 7,879,327

Inventors: Noma; Kouji (Hiroshima, JP), Yamamoto; Teruhisa (Hiroshima, JP), Fushimi; Akira (Hiroshima, JP), Takemura; Jun (Hiroshiima, JP), Hirashima; Isao (Hiroshima, JP), Ioka; Tadashi (Hiroshima, JP), Kishino; Kouji (Hiroshima, JP), Kodaira; Masanori (Hiroshima, JP), Takashi; Yoshinori (Hiroshima, JP), Nakaso; Masayuki (Hiroshima, JP), Miura; Takahiro (Hiroshima, JP), Tamitani; Ken (Hiroshima, JP), Yoshiyuki; Takashi (Hiroshima, JP), Nagamitsu; Hirokuni (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Vehicle planning support system
Patent Number: 7,881,860

Inventors: Nomura; Masaru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: File transfer method, file transfer apparatus, and file transfer program
Patent Number: 8,949,723

Inventors: Nomura; Yujiro (Nagano-ken, JP), Ikuma; Ken (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Optical scanning apparatus and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,177,060

Inventors: Nomura; Yuu (Kobe, JP), Yokawa; Taku (Kobe, JP), Ueta; Yoshikazu (Kobe, JP), Maruo; Mitsuhiro (Kobe, JP), Kawashita; Mitsuya (Kobe, JP), Okada; Osamu (Kobe, JP), Ohhara; Takeshi (Kobe, JP)
Title: Data management apparatus
Patent Number: 7,882,362

Inventors: Nord; Goran (Helsingborg, SE), Pennander; Lars-Olov (Helsingborg, SE)
Title: Bicycle motor hub
Patent Number: 8,944,205

Inventors: Novack; James C. (Hudson, WI), Vogel; Dennis E. (Lake Elmo, MN), Nelson; Brian K. (Shoreview, MN)
Title: Methods for making electronic devices with a solution deposited gate dielectric
Patent Number: 7,879,688

Inventors: Novak; Jan C. (Fairfax, VA), Novak; Vickie I. (Fairfax, VA)
Title: Underwater safety surface and method for preparing same
Patent Number: 7,879,447

Inventors: Nuetzel; Oswald (Munich, DE), Zimmermann; Egbert (Haar, DE)
Title: Corrosion-resistant tension member, particularly a tendon for prestressed concrete
Patent Number: 7,174,684

Inventors: O'Donnell; Steven B. (Santa Fe Springs, CA)
Title: Glow plug
Patent Number: 7,176,414

Inventors: O'Neill; Alan (Henley Beach, AU), Vanderveen; Michaela (Tracy, CA), Tsirtsis; George (London, GB), Park; Vincent (Budd Lake, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing authentication, authorization and accounting to roaming nodes
Patent Number: 7,882,346

Inventors: O'Riordan; Donald J. (Sunnyvale, CA), McMahon; James (Singapore, CA), Tseng; Pei-Der (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Verification of design libraries and databases
Patent Number: 8,949,203

Inventors: Oba; Kenzo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Drugs for ameliorating postcibal hyperglycemia
Patent Number: 7,879,869

Inventors: Obara; Rikuro (Miyota-machi, JP), Okamiya; Akio (Miyota-machi, JP)
Title: Motor
Patent Number: 7,176,594

Inventors: Obata; Yuichi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Breast, gastric and prostate cancer associated antigens and uses therefor
Patent Number: 7,879,981

Inventors: Odom; James M. (Arroyo Seco, NM), Yelich; Scott D. (Lancaster, PA)
Title: Method of lottery wagering on real-world events
Patent Number: 8,944,905

Inventors: Oenning; Travis Roger (Rochester, MN), Mathew; George (San Jose, CA)
Title: Cross-talk compensation in array based reader systems
Patent Number: 8,947,806

Inventors: Ofek; Yoram (Riverdale, NY), Baldi; Mario (Cuneo, IT)
Title: Switching methods with common time reference and plurality of time frame durations
Patent Number: 7,177,308

Inventors: Ogasawara; Hiroshi (Odawara, JP), Takata; Yutaka (Ninomiya, JP), Kobayashi; Naotaka (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage device system and storage device system activating method
Patent Number: 7,882,206

Inventors: Oh; Song Bon (Gyunggi-do, KR), Oh; Jong Ryeol (Seoul, KR)
Title: Pulling plate for spindle motor and spindle motor having the same
Patent Number: 8,946,950

Inventors: Ohba; Tetsuya (Hamamatsu, JP), Ohba; Tsunehito (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Seat reclining device
Patent Number: 8,944,508

Inventors: Ohkawa; Atsuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Matsuumi; Michitaka (Kanagawa, JP), Nishikawa; Hideyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Retardation film and compound
Patent Number: 7,175,889

Inventors: Ohnishi; Masato (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Mobile communication system, constituent apparatuses thereof, traffic leveling method and program
Patent Number: 8,948,775

Inventors: Ohno; Masayoshi (Tokyo, JP), Yoshida; Haruo (Kanagawa, JP), Kashiwagi; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP), Hirabayashi; Mitsuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Date; Osamu (Saitama, JP)
Title: File management apparatus and method, program therefore, and recording medium
Patent Number: 7,882,161

Inventors: Ohrai; Kazuhiko (Funabashi, JP), Adachi; Michiaki (Funabashi, JP), Toyama; Koji (Funabashi, JP), Shimizu; Takanori (Funabashi, JP), Hayashi; Keishi (Funabashi, JP), Minami; Masataka (Funabashi, JP), Suzuki; Yoshiyuki (Gotenba, JP), Sugiyama; Masakazu (Gotenba, JP), Ohta; Masateru (Gotenba, JP), Kadono; Shojiro (Gotenba, JP), Shiraishi; Takuya (Gotenba, JP), Sato; Haruhiko (Gotenba, JP), Watanabe; Yoshiaki (Gotenba, JP), Ishii; Nobuya (Kamakura, JP), Sakaitani; Masahiro (Kamakura, JP), Hasegawa; Masami (Kamakura, JP)
Title: .alpha.-amino acid derivatives and medicaments containing the same as an active ingredient
Patent Number: 7,879,887

Inventors: Ohsaka; Junji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Coaxial electrical connector and coaxial electrical connector device
Patent Number: 8,944,827

Inventors: Ohsawa; Nobuharu (Kanagawa, JP), Seo; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Light emitting element with layers having complementary colors for absorbing light
Patent Number: 8,946,698

Inventors: Ohta; Motohiro (Shizuoka, JP), Hayakawa; Eiji (Shizuoka, JP), Ito; Kunio (Shizuoka, JP), Tokuno; Sanji (Tokyo, JP), Morimoto; Kiyoshi (Shizuoka, JP), Watanabe; Yasushi (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Intrabuccally rapidly disintegrating tablet and a production method of the tablets
Patent Number: 8,945,618

Inventors: Ohtake; Hideyuki (Kariya, JP), Sugiura; Toshiharu (Tokoname, JP), Bessho; Toshiaki (Nagoya, JP), Tanaka; Koichiro (Souraku-gun, JP), Nagai; Masaya (Kyoto, JP), Kadoya; Yutaka (Higashihiroshima, JP)
Title: Semiconductor crystal for generating terahertz waves, terahertz wave-generator incorporating the crystal, semiconductor crystal for detecting terahertz waves, and terahertz waves detector incorporating the crystal
Patent Number: 7,177,071

Inventors: Ohtoh; Takashi (Yamanashi-ken, JP), Tsuchiya; Kunimoto (Yamanashi-ken, JP)
Title: Plasma display panel having a crystalline magnesium oxide layer
Patent Number: 7,880,387

Inventors: Ohtsuka; Koji (Niiza, JP), Sato; Junji (Niiza, JP), Moku; Tetsuji (Niiza, JP), Tanaka; Yoshitaka (Niiza, JP), Tajima; Mikio (Niiza, JP)
Title: Light-emitting semiconductor device having a quantum well active layer, and method of fabrication
Patent Number: 7,176,480

Inventors: Ohuchida; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP), Funato; Hiroyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical pickup apparatus, optical data recording/reproducing apparatus, and optical data recording/reproducing method
Patent Number: 7,177,258

Inventors: Ohzeki; Kazuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electronic watermark embedding apparatus and method and electronic watermark examining apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,881,492

Inventors: Oishi; Hirokazu (Tsurugashima, JP)
Title: Wireless LAN system and its broadcasting station
Patent Number: 7,881,271

Inventors: Okajima; Ichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Ikeda; Takehiro (Nara, JP), Shinozaki; Takuya (Kanagawa, JP), Omae; Koji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Packet communication system
Patent Number: 7,881,250

Inventors: Okajo; Sumitaka (Tokyo, JP), Matsuda; Katsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for security policy management
Patent Number: 7,882,537

Inventors: Okamoto; Hideaki (Yokohama, JP), Numajiri; Yasuyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Apparatus for performing biochemical processing using container having wells
Patent Number: 7,879,595

Inventors: Okamoto; Keishiro (Kawasaki, JP), Shioga; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP), Taniguchi; Osamu (Kawasaki, JP), Omote; Koji (Kawasaki, JP), Imanaka; Yoshihiko (Kawasaki, JP), Yamagishi; Yasuo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor system-in-package
Patent Number: 7,176,556

Inventors: Okano; Takashi (Sakai, JP)
Title: Rotational speed control system, rotatingly driving system, air blow system, clean bench, outdoor unit of air conditioner
Patent Number: 7,174,731

Inventors: Okawa; Satoshi (Toride, JP)
Title: Image reading apparatus, image forming apparatus, control method, and program that accounts for time intervals from one document to another document
Patent Number: 7,880,933

Inventors: Okito; Kazuhiko (Kanagawa, JP), Tsukuda; Keiichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Ink jet recording head and ink jet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,175,255

Inventors: Okubo; Masafumi (Kyoto, JP), Nakamura; Tomonori (Osaka, JP)
Title: Broadcast receiving apparatus, broadcast receiving method, and program
Patent Number: 8,949,884

Inventors: Okuda; Shinya (Singapore, SG)
Title: Modular shelter
Patent Number: 8,943,760

Inventors: Okumura; Tomohiro (Kadoma, JP), Suetsugu; Kenichiro (Nishinomiya, JP), Kawazoe; Hiroshi (Hirakata, JP), Saitoh; Mitsuo (Neyagawa, JP), Furusawa; Akio (Katano, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for processing electronic parts
Patent Number: 7,176,402

Inventors: Okuno; Yasushi (Kyoto, JP), Taneishi; Kei (Kyoto, JP), Tsujimoto; Gozoh (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Estimation of protein-compound interaction and rational design of compound library based on chemical genomic information
Patent Number: 8,949,157

Inventors: Okushita; Masataka (Tokyo, JP), Yamada; Kazuki (Tokyo, JP), Hirai; Yuichi (Tokyo, JP), Mochizuki; Yoichi (Tokyo, JP), Endo; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Heat-insulating container and apparatus for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,175,585

Inventors: Oldham; Mark F. (Los Gatos, CA), Livak; Kenneth J. (San Jose, CA), Babcoke; Jason E. (Suisun City, CA), Kao; H. Pin (Fremont, CA), Gunstream; Stephen J. (Redwood City, CA), Bodner; Kevin S. (Belmont, CA), Greiner; Douglas P. (Fremont, CA), Beard; Nigel P. (Redwood City, CA), Bahatt; Dar (Foster City, CA)
Title: Microfluidic devices and method for their use
Patent Number: 8,945,481

Inventors: Oliaei; Omid (Tempe, AZ), Braswell; Brandt (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Continuous-time sigma-delta modulator with multiple feedback paths having independent delays
Patent Number: 7,880,654

Inventors: Oliver; Jeffrey (Tustin, CA), Tandon; Lovlesh (San Dimas, CA)
Title: Hardware monitoring and configuration management
Patent Number: 7,177,267

Inventors: Olsen; Helle Birk (Allerod, DK), Kaarsholm; Niels C. (Vanlose, DK), Madsen; Peter (Bagsvaerd, DK), Ostergaard; Soren (Bronshoj, DK), Ludvigsen; Svend (Lyuge, DK), Jakobsen; Palle (Vaerlose, DK), Petersen; Anders Klarskov (Naerum, DK), Steensgaard; Dorte Bjerre (Copenhagen, DK)
Title: Ligands for the HisB10 Zn.sup.2 + sites of the R-state insulin hexamer
Patent Number: 7,879,893

Inventors: Onvlee; Johannes (s-Hertogenbosch, NL), Loopstra; Erik Roelof (Heeze, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,947,641

Inventors: Oosterling; Peter (Berkel en Roderijs, NL), Morrison; Colin Neil (Houston, TX), Burge; Philip Michael (Aberdeenshire, GB)
Title: Apparatus for and a method of expanding tubulars
Patent Number: 7,174,764

Inventors: Ootake; Hironao (Ibaraki, JP), Kamiya; Katsuhiko (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Dicing die-bonding film and process for producing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,880,316

Inventors: Oouchida; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical information recording medium, optical information recording/reproducing system, and optical information recording/reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,881,178

Inventors: Orzech; Udo (Wuppertal, DE), Uecker; Stefan (Ratingen, DE), Schuler; Eckart (Sindelfingen, DE)
Title: Lock, especially for automotive doors, flaps or the like
Patent Number: 7,175,210

Inventors: Osame; Mitsuaki (Kanagawa, JP), Anzai; Aya (Kanagawa, JP), Tanada; Yoshifumi (Kanagawa, JP), Miyagawa; Keisuke (Kanagawa, JP), Seo; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Light emitting device and method of driving the light emitting device
Patent Number: 7,176,857

Inventors: Oshiyama; Hiroki (Yokohama, JP), Hamada; Takayuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Phase adjustment circuit and interface circuit
Patent Number: 8,947,138

Inventors: Osterg{dot over (a)}rd; Toni (Turku, FI), Salminen; Seppo (Turku, FI), Nousiainen; Jaakko (Marttila, FI)
Title: Double-sided keyboard for use in an electronic device
Patent Number: 7,176,894

Inventors: Oswald; Richard K. (San Jose, CA), Yamamoto; Tamotsu (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Switching regulator with advanced slope compensation
Patent Number: 7,176,668

Inventors: Otsuki; Hayashi (Nirasaki, JP)
Title: Processing apparatus with a chamber having therein a high-corrosion-resistant sprayed film
Patent Number: 7,879,179

Inventors: Ottoni; Guilherme D. (San Jose, CA), Tian; Xinmin (Union City, CA), Wang; Hong (Fremont, CA), Hankins; Richard A. (San Jose, CA), Li; Wei (Redwood City, CA), Shen; John (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method, system, and program of a compiler to parallelize source code
Patent Number: 7,882,498

Inventors: Ou; Yu-Hua (Taichung, TW), Chen; Chih-Chi (Taichung, TW)
Title: Torsion adjustment structure of ratchet wrench
Patent Number: 8,943,929

Inventors: Ould-Brahim; Hamid (Kanata, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for layer-2 and layer-3 VPN discovery
Patent Number: 8,949,460

Inventors: Oxford; J. Craig (Nashville, TN), Shields; D. Michael (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for wired signal transmission
Patent Number: 8,948,273

Inventors: Ozaki; Naohiro (Fukuoka, JP), Koga; Akio (Fukuoka, JP), Furutono; Tomoyuki (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Communication system and session establishment method
Patent Number: 7,882,214

Inventors: Ozasa; Dan (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Switching power supply device, AC power supply device, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,947,058

Inventors: Ozawa; Ken (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for correcting mask
Patent Number: 7,879,513

Inventors: Ozeki; Fumitaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and image forming method
Patent Number: 8,948,629

Inventors: Pacetti; Stephen D. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for coating implantable devices
Patent Number: 7,175,874

Inventors: Pacione; Joseph Rocco (Newmarket, CA), Pacione; John Anthony (Newmarket, CA), Rittmannsberger; Franz (Richmond Hill, CA), Hohenbichler; Jurgen (Judenberg, AT)
Title: Ultrasonic welding of resilient layers to plates
Patent Number: 7,879,168

Inventors: Packard; Beverly S. (Potomac, MD), Komoriya; Akira (Potomac, MD)
Title: Compositions for the detection of enzyme activity in biological samples and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 7,879,574

Inventors: Pafumi; James A. (Leander, TX), Rosales; Jacob Jason (Austin, TX), Rosas; Morgan Jeffrey (Cedar Park, TX), Vallabhaneni; Vasu (Austin, TX)
Title: Single point, scalable data synchronization for management of a virtual input/output server cluster
Patent Number: 8,949,828

Inventors: Pafumi; James A. (Leander, TX), Siddeshwar; Chintamani P. (Karwar, IN), Thota; Rupesh Kumar (Bangalore, IN), Vallabhaneni; Vasu (Austin, TX)
Title: Efficient backup and restore of a cluster aware virtual input/output server (VIOS) within a VIOS cluster
Patent Number: 8,949,188

Inventors: Pahwa; Riju (Cambridge, MA), Ravi; Kumar (Cedar Park, TX), Sethuraman; Radhakrishnan (Austin, TX), Silveyra; Manuel (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Automatic failover video coverage of digital video sensing and recording devices
Patent Number: 8,947,536

Inventors: Pai; Jui-Fen (Nantou, TW)
Title: Organic light-emitting display having anti-reflective and inert cathode
Patent Number: 7,176,618

Inventors: Paik; Joon-Ki (Seoul, KR), Shin; Jeong-Ho (Seoul, KR), Vivek; Maik (Seoul, KR), Yoo; Yoon-Jong (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for multifocus digital image restoration using image integration technology
Patent Number: 7,881,551

Inventors: Palaniappan; Sathappan (Sivaganaga District, IN), Mehta; Romeshkumar (Maharashtra, IN), Tirthdasani; Dharmesh (Ahmedabad, IN)
Title: Power gated memory device with power state indication
Patent Number: 8,947,966

Inventors: Palmer; Robert (Artesia, CA)
Title: Mopping system and method of use
Patent Number: 7,174,601

Inventors: Pan; Yang (Singapore, SG)
Title: Information system including a card and a card reader connected optically
Patent Number: 8,948,602

Inventors: Pan; Zane Zheng Yan (Lexington, MA), Yang; Fujian (Lexington, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing information consistency in distributed computing environments
Patent Number: 8,949,664

Inventors: Pant; Ranjan (Beltsville, MD), Reid; Andrew G. (Frederick, MD)
Title: Reliable, long-haul data communications over power lines for meter reading and other communications services
Patent Number: 8,947,258

Inventors: Papa Rao; Satyavolu S. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Fisher; Kathryn C. (Brooklyn, NY), Hovel; Harold J. (Katonah, NY), Huang; Qiang (Croton on Hudson, NY), Kim; Young-hee (Mohegan Lake, NY), Huang; Susan (Mount Kisco, NY)
Title: Integration of a titania layer in an anti-reflective coating
Patent Number: 8,946,844

Inventors: Papagiannaki; Konstantina (Burlingame, CA), Taft; Nina (San Francisco, CA), Diot; Chistophe (La Safranette-Oranger, FR)
Title: Forecasting link utilization between points of presence in an IP network
Patent Number: 8,949,394

Inventors: Pappone; Daniel Charles (San Jose, CA), Sommerville; Daniel Verne (Soquel, CA), McDowell; Teddy Earl (San Jose, CA), Lynch; John Joseph (Greenville, SC), Galbally; David (Madrid, ES), Ramani; Venkat Arunachalam (San Jose, CA), Sanders; Jeffrey H. (Santa Cruz, CA), O'Connor; Matthew Christopher (Fremont, CA)
Title: System and method for testing the steam system of a boiling water reactor
Patent Number: 8,948,334

Inventors: Paradkar; Amitkumar M. (Mohegan Lake, NY), Sinha; Avik (New Rochelle, NY)
Title: Deriving process models from natural language use case models
Patent Number: 8,949,773

Inventors: Parent; Carmen (Quebec, CA), Dutil; Frederic (Quebec, CA)
Title: Triphasic bioreactor and process for gas effluent treatment
Patent Number: 7,176,017

Inventors: Park; Byeongju (Poughkeepsie, NY), Iyer; Subramanian S. (Mount Kisco, NY), Kothandaraman; Chandrasekharan (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Four-terminal antifuse structure having integrated heating elements for a programmable circuit
Patent Number: 7,880,266

Inventors: Park; Chan (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Flip-chip packages allowing reduced size without electrical shorts and methods of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,880,290

Inventors: Park; Hee Woong (Changwon-si, KR), Kim; Dong Ju (Changwon-si, KR), Park; Nae Hyun (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Air conditioner and method of operating the same
Patent Number: 7,881,827

Inventors: Park; Heung-Sik (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Yoon; Jun-Ho (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Cheol-Kyu (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Joon-Soo (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Methods of forming semiconductor devices using selective etching of an active region through a hardmask
Patent Number: 7,879,726

Inventors: Park; Hong-Sik (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Sang-Hyun (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Dong-Ho (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Bezel support for flat panel display
Patent Number: 7,880,829

Inventors: Park; Jeong Ho (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Transistor with raised source and drain formed on SOI substrate
Patent Number: 7,880,233

Inventors: Park; Jung Hyun (Hwaseong, KR), Oh; Nam Keun (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Sang Duck (Cheongju, KR), Choi; Jong Gyu (Yeongi, KR), Kim; Young Ji (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Ji Eun (Gwangmyeong, KR), Kang; Myung Sam (Hwaseong, KR)
Title: Method of manufacturing a ball grid array substrate or a semiconductor chip package
Patent Number: 8,945,993

Inventors: Park; Kee (San Jose, CA)
Title: Content addressable memory (CAM) array capable of implementing read or write operations during search operations
Patent Number: 7,881,090

Inventors: Park; Sang-moo (Yongin-si, KR), Jung; Jong-hoon (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Dae-sik (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling the partitions of a backlight unit of a 3D display apparatus
Patent Number: 8,947,342

Inventors: Park; Yong Cheol (Kyonggi-do, KR), Jeong; Kyu Hwa (Kyonggi-do, KR), Shin; Jong In (Kyonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for real time recording/playback of data to/from an optical recording medium
Patent Number: 7,177,249

Inventors: Parrell; Jeff (Roselle Park, NJ), Czabai; Boleslaw (Avenel, NJ), Zhang; Youzhu (East Brunswick, NJ), Hong; Seungok (New Providence, NJ), Field; Michael (Jersey City, NJ)
Title: Device for internal flaw magnification during wire drawing
Patent Number: 8,943,681

Inventors: Parrill; Matthew B. (Winchester, VA)
Title: Protective cover for an electronic device
Patent Number: 8,944,614

Inventors: Parry; Beau Robertson (Cincinnati, OH), Boddeti; Yasodekshna (Pittsburgh, PA), Parupati; Srikanth (Framingham, MA)
Title: Systems, methods and apparatus for multivariate authentication
Patent Number: 8,949,619

Inventors: Pasquet; Denis (Quinsac, FR), Le Couedic; Regis (Andresy, FR)
Title: Self-locking device for fastening an intervertebral implant
Patent Number: 7,879,073

Inventors: Patel Framroze; Bomi (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Skin lightening composition for hyperpigmented skin
Patent Number: 8,945,523

Inventors: Patel; Mehul (Chandler, AZ), Ng; T. Terry (Sylvania, OH), Cain; Alan B. (Saint Louis, MO), Sowle; Zak (Cleveland, OH), DiCocco; Jack (Medina, OH)
Title: Aircraft, missile, projectile or underwater vehicle with reconfigurable control surfaces
Patent Number: 7,880,125

Inventors: Patoux; Sebastien (Fontaine, FR), Bourbon; Carole (Saint-Michel de Saint-Geoirs, FR)
Title: Compound based on titanium diphosphate and carbon, preparation process, and use as an active material of an electrode for a lithium storage battery
Patent Number: 7,879,264

Inventors: Patterson; Nathan James (Fitchburg, WI), Harris; Kevin Lee (Lawton, OK)
Title: Fixed printhead fused filament fabrication printer and method
Patent Number: 8,944,802

Inventors: Pavlovic; Slobadan (Canton, MI), Pusch; Reinhard (Stemwede, DE), Zeidan; Mohamad (Dearborn Heights, MI)
Title: Electrical connector assembly and system
Patent Number: 7,175,488

Inventors: Paye; Justin A. (Harrison Township, MI)
Title: Audio speaker assembly including 360.degree. speaker rod such as for incorporating into a watercraft and including portable support module with remote cloud storage and retrieval capabilities
Patent Number: 8,948,437

Inventors: Peelen; B F (Twente, NL), Sanderman; Jan-Peter (Twente, NL)
Title: Communication system with a shared medium
Patent Number: 7,177,273

Inventors: Peleg; Shimon (Hod-Hasharon, IL), Shirron; Etan (Herzliya, IL)
Title: Inverse multiplexer device
Patent Number: 7,177,284

Inventors: Pelley; Edward S. (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: Self-service application for a service management system and method of operation thereof
Patent Number: 8,949,393

Inventors: Perez-Cruet; Miquelangelo J. (Bloomfield, MI), Pepper; John R. (Cheshire, CT), Miller; John A. (Bloomfield Village, MI)
Title: Minimally invasive interspinous process spacer insertion device
Patent Number: 7,879,039

Inventors: Perng; Baw-Ching (Hsin-Chu, TW), Lin; Yih-Shung (Sanchung, TW), Lei; Ming-Ta (Hsin Chu, TW), Liu; Ai-Sen (Hsinchu, TW), Lin; Chia-Hui (Hsin-Chu, TW), Lin; Cheng-Chung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method for multiple spacer width control
Patent Number: 7,176,137

Inventors: Peterson; David A. (Cazenovia, NY)
Title: Computer system with multiple terminals
Patent Number: 7,882,274

Inventors: Petit; Christian (Angouleme, FR)
Title: Electromechanical drive system, in particular for progressive cavity pumps for oil wells
Patent Number: 7,880,418

Inventors: Petri; John E. (St. Charles, MN)
Title: Content management system that retrieves data from an external data source and creates one or more objects in the repository
Patent Number: 8,949,219

Inventors: Pettigrew; Dana (Airdrie, CA), Limanowka; Wojciech A. (Sherwood Park, CA), Vukadin; Zoran (Edmonton, CA)
Title: High pressure multistage centrifugal pump for fracturing hydrocarbon reserves
Patent Number: 8,944,168

Inventors: Pettinelli, Jr.; John A. (Rome, NY), Pankow; Matthew W. (Camillus, NY), Livingston; Joseph T. (Camillus, NY), Bremer; Edward C. (Victor, NY), Meier; Timothy P. (Camillus, NY)
Title: Analog-to-digital converter with automatic range and sensitivity adjustment
Patent Number: 7,175,092

Inventors: Peyer; Sven (Tuebingen, DE), Ringe; Matthias (Bonn, DE)
Title: Techniques for routing signal wires in an integrated circuit design
Patent Number: 8,949,761

Inventors: Pica; Antonio (Vanves, FR)
Title: Seismic processing for the elimination of multiple reflections
Patent Number: 7,881,154

Inventors: Pietrzyk; Michal Miroslaw (Erlangen, DE), Van Der Gruen; Thomas (Kleinsendelbach, DE)
Title: Receiver and method for determining a time measure depending on a time of arrival of a pulse signal
Patent Number: 8,948,311

Inventors: Pinnavaia; Thomas J. (East Lansing, MI), Wang; Hui (East Lansing, MI)
Title: Zeolites with uniform intracrystal textural pores
Patent Number: 7,879,311

Inventors: Pisharodi; Madhavan (Brownsville, TX)
Title: Method of inserting, rotating and releasing a spring-loaded artificial disk
Patent Number: 7,879,095

Inventors: Pohlan; Rudolf (Waldbronn, DE)
Title: Method for operating an automation system
Patent Number: 7,882,080

Inventors: Poirier; Marc Andre (Sarnia, CA), Johnson; Douglas E. (Cherry Hill, NJ)
Title: Synthetic phenolic ether lubricant base stocks and lubricating oils comprising such base stocks mixed with co-base stocks and/or additives
Patent Number: 7,879,778

Inventors: Poldervaart; Leendert (La Turbie, FR), Pollack; Jack (Monaco, MC), Queau; Jean-Pierre (Nice, FR), Perratone; Rene (Menton, FR)
Title: Connector for articulated hydrocarbon fluid transfer arm
Patent Number: 7,174,930

Inventors: Pollino; Joel M (Alpharetta, GA), Ritter; Joachim C (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Cure acceleration of polymeric structures
Patent Number: 8,946,358

Inventors: Pollman; Frederic W (Eden Prairie, MN)
Title: Golf putter with lift angle
Patent Number: 7,175,537

Inventors: Ponoth; Shom (Clifton Park, NY), Horak; David V. (Essex Junction, VT), Yang; Chih-Chao (Glenmont, NY)
Title: Replacement gate MOSFET with raised source and drain
Patent Number: 8,946,006

Inventors: Poole; David K. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method and apparatus to control operations of a device based on detection of a predetermined chemical substance
Patent Number: 8,947,229

Inventors: Porter; Fred C. (The Valley, AI), Ekonen; Todd (Howell, MI), Bowen; Thomas C. (Rochester Hills, MI)
Title: Hydraulic coupling with disconnect pump clutch
Patent Number: 7,878,933

Inventors: Porter; Sheridan L (Kirkland, WA), Porter; Swain W. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Using chronology as the primary system interface for files, their related meta-data, and their related files
Patent Number: 8,949,244

Inventors: Postovalov; Valdis (North Salt Lake, UT), Postovalov; Dmitry (North Salt Lake, UT)
Title: Zoom illumination system
Patent Number: 8,947,527

Inventors: Pouls; Roel Franciscus Gerardus (Belfeld, NL)
Title: Synchronizing timing of multiple physically or logically separated system nodes
Patent Number: 7,880,861

Inventors: Prasad; Anand Raghawa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication method with user equipment and H(e) NB for minimizing access network extension impact
Patent Number: 8,948,086

Inventors: Presti; Calogero Davide (Caltanissetta, IT), Carrara; Francesco (Acireale, IT), Scuderi; Antonino (Misterbianco, IT), Palmisano; Giuseppe (San Giovanni La Punta, IT)
Title: Device for detecting the peak value of a signal
Patent Number: 7,880,508

Inventors: Pribenszky; Csaba (Szekesfehervar, HU), Molnar; Miklos (Budapest, HU)
Title: Improving the post-thaw survival of mammalian blastocyt or sperm by applying hydrostatic pressure prior to cryopreservation
Patent Number: 7,879,539

Inventors: Prior; Christopher P. (King of Prussia, PA)
Title: Modified transferrin fusion proteins
Patent Number: 7,176,278

Inventors: Prochiner; Frank (72760 Reutlingen, DE)
Title: Connecting element for mechanically connecting components
Patent Number: 7,175,207

Inventors: Pronovost; Allan D. (San Diego, CA), Hickey; Michael E. (Escondido, CA)
Title: Removal of hydrophobic contaminants
Patent Number: 8,946,118

Inventors: Pruett; Henry F. (North Bend, OR)
Title: Projector device employing ballast with flyback converter
Patent Number: 7,880,396

Inventors: Puiu; Dumitru (Sterling Heights, MI), Bowen; Thomas C. (Rochester Hills, MI)
Title: Torque vectoring drive units with worm driven ball screw clutches
Patent Number: 7,175,558

Inventors: Putter; Hermann (Neustadt, DE), Schubert; Markus (Ludwigshafen, DE), Richter; Ingo (Schwetzingen, DE), Muller; Ulrich (Neustadt, DE), Trukhan; Natalia (Ludwigshafen, DE)
Title: Process for preparing porous metal organic frameworks
Patent Number: 7,879,221

Inventors: Pynson; Joel (Toulouse, FR)
Title: Intraocular lens injector apparatus and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,879,090

Inventors: Qi; Yingyong (San Diego, CA)
Title: Adaptive image stabilization
Patent Number: 7,880,769

Inventors: Qiao; Jingyu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Internet printing method, system thereof, proxy unit and print server
Patent Number: 7,177,043

Inventors: Quenzi; Philip J (Atlantic Mine, MI)
Title: Handheld multi-tool
Patent Number: 7,174,590

Inventors: Rabbath; Camille-Alain (L'Ancienne-Lorette, CA), Morris; Alexandre (Quebec, CA), Grenier; Dominic (Quebec, CA)
Title: Automated multi-vehicle position, orientation and identification system and method
Patent Number: 8,949,012

Inventors: Radatti; Marie D. (Conshohocken, PA), Radatti; Peter V. (Conshohocken, PA)
Title: Apparatus, methods and articles of manufacture for high conductivity cooking
Patent Number: 7,879,380

Inventors: Rajasingham; Arjuna Indraeswaran (Bethesda, MD)
Title: Easy ejector seat with skeletal crash safety beam
Patent Number: 7,175,221

Inventors: Ramanathan; Sri (Lutz, FL), Schaffa; Frank Andre (Hartsdale, NY)
Title: System and method for accessing really simple syndication (RSS) enabled content using session initiation protocol (SIP) signaling
Patent Number: 8,949,854

Inventors: Ramesh; Bharadwaj Vellore (Sunnyvale, CA), Challapalli; Venkata Vijay Chaitanya (San Jose, CA), Raghuwanshi; Rohini (Bangalore, IN), Killamsetti; Praveen (Milpitas, CA), Gupta; Sudhanshu (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Systems, methods, and computer program products providing change logging in a deduplication process
Patent Number: 8,949,561

Inventors: Ramm; Axel Julio (Joinville, BR), Frattini; Gustavo (Joinville, BR)
Title: Sealing system for refrigerator
Patent Number: 8,944,539

Inventors: Rapp; Jeffrey C. (Athens, GA)
Title: Avian lysozyme promoter
Patent Number: 7,176,300

Inventors: Rathje, Jr.; Marvin E. (Murrieta, CA)
Title: Tensionless holder for hooks and leaders
Patent Number: 8,943,740

Inventors: Rathnasabapathy; Rajan (Plano, TX), Cook; Russell R. (Garland, TX)
Title: System and method for application location register routing in a telecommunication network
Patent Number: 7,881,734

Inventors: Raumann; Kelvin A. (Henderson, NV), Raumann; Wanda L. (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Apparatus for aerobic exercise
Patent Number: 8,944,970

Inventors: Reel; Richard T. (Hayward, CA), Nordman; Eric S. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Fluorescent light detection
Patent Number: 7,177,023

Inventors: Reiley; Mark A (Piedmont, CA), Scholten; Arie (Fremont, CA)
Title: Apparatus, kits, and methods for creating cavities in cancellous bone using an elongated loop structure or bristles
Patent Number: 7,879,038

Inventors: Reilly; David M. (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Pumping devices, systems including multiple pistons and methods for use with medical fluids
Patent Number: 8,944,780

Inventors: Reknes; Kare (Sarpsborg, NO)
Title: Agglomerated particulate lignosulfonate
Patent Number: 8,946,396

Inventors: Rembisz; Justine (Pittsburgh, PA), Daley; Robert D. (Pittsburgh, PA), Hopke; Frederick Karl (Glenshaw, PA), Thorne; Henry F. (West View, PA), Walker; John J. (Pittsburgh, PA), Wiegmann; Elijah M. (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Lightweight collapsible stroller
Patent Number: 8,944,457

Inventors: Renforth; Jack W. (Arlington, TX), Hanson; Ann (Ionia, MI)
Title: Transport device having liquid resistance apparatus
Patent Number: 8,944,009

Inventors: Resch; Jason K. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Updating error recovery information in a dispersed storage network
Patent Number: 8,949,688

Inventors: Reyneveld; Willy (Bakersfield, CA)
Title: Method for delivery of bulk cement to a job site
Patent Number: 7,175,333

Inventors: Rhee; Woonza M. (Palo Alto, CA), DeLustro; Frank A. (Belmont, CA), Berg; Richard A. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Biocompatible crosslinked composition
Patent Number: 7,176,256

Inventors: Rhoads; Geoffrey B. (West Linn, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for associating identifiers with content
Patent Number: 7,177,443

Inventors: Riaz; Umar (Webster, NY)
Title: Object identifying system for segmenting unreconstructed data in image tomography
Patent Number: 7,176,916

Inventors: Ricci; Francesco (Santarcangelo, IT)
Title: Systems and methods for providing answering services
Patent Number: 8,948,365

Inventors: Richon; Victoria M. (Rye, NY), Marks; Paul A. (Washington, CT), Rifkind; Richard A. (New York, NY)
Title: Treatment of cancer of the brain using histone deacetylase inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,879,865

Inventors: Rieke; Peter C. (Richland, WA), Towne; Silas A. (Richland, WA), Coffey; Greg W. (Richland, WA), Appel; Aaron M. (Richland, WA)
Title: Separation and/or sequestration apparatus and methods
Patent Number: 8,945,368

Inventors: Riggio; Richard R. (Philadelphia, PA)
Title: Kitchen tool apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,944,800

Inventors: Rimac; Ivica (Tinton Falls, NJ), Hilt; Volker F. (Middletown, NJ), Magharei; Nazanin (Eugene, OR)
Title: System and method for controlling peer-to-peer connections
Patent Number: 8,949,436

Inventors: Ripka; Amy (Reading, MA), Shapiro; Gideon (Gainesville, FL), Chesworth; Richard (Boston, MA)
Title: Phenoxymethyl heterocyclic compounds
Patent Number: 8,946,222

Inventors: Rising, III; Hawley K. (San Jose, CA), Tabatabai; Ali J. (Cupertino, CA), Visharam; Mohammed Zubair (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Graphical rewriting system for multimedia descriptions
Patent Number: 7,176,921

Inventors: Ritter; Andrew J. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Method for increasing lactose tolerance in mammals exhibiting lactose intolerance
Patent Number: 7,879,363

Inventors: Rivkin; Kirill (Eden Prairie, MN), Liu; Yanzhang (Bloomington, MN), Benakli; Mourad (Eden Prairie, MN), Yin; Huaqing (Eden Prairie, MN)
Title: Write pulse with adjustable slew rate
Patent Number: 8,947,820

Inventors: Roberts; Richard D. (Hillsboro, OR), Gopalakrishnan; Praveen (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Position determination based on propagation delay differences of multiple signals received at multiple sensors
Patent Number: 8,949,069

Inventors: Roberts; Roy D. (Hayward, CA)
Title: Arc lamp with an internally mounted filter
Patent Number: 7,176,633

Inventors: Roberts; Steven C. (Wilton, CT)
Title: Consumer registration via mobile device
Patent Number: 8,948,733

Inventors: Robertson; Peyton Webb (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
Title: Real-time retractable training wheels system and method
Patent Number: 8,944,453

Inventors: Robinson; B. Alex (Maple Valley, WA), Longe; Michael R. (Seattle, WA), Kay; David Jon (Seattle, WA), Waddell; Gordon Robert (Seattle, WA)
Title: Keyboard system with automatic correction
Patent Number: 7,880,730

Inventors: Rodgers; Kathleen E. (Long Beach, CA), diZerega; Gere S. (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Methods for treating and preventing damage to mucosal tissue
Patent Number: 7,176,183

Inventors: Rodriguez; Domingo (Miranda, VE), Morales; Alfredo (Caracas, VE), Blanco; Julian (Tabernas, ES), Romero; Manuel (Madrid, ES), Steinfeld; Aldo (Brugg, CH)
Title: Process for converting heavy crude oils and petroleum coke to syngas using external source of radiation
Patent Number: 7,176,246

Inventors: Romansky; Brian M. (Monroe, CT), Foth; Thomas J. (Trumbull, CT), Pierce; Jeffrey D. (Sandy Hook, CT), Obrea; Andrei (Seymour, CT), Chhatpar; Anand V. (Madison, WI)
Title: Method and apparatus for field programming radio frequency identification devices
Patent Number: 7,176,900

Inventors: Romero-Nochebuena; Eduardo (Pearland, TX), Hoofnagle; Martin Craig (Peachtree City, GA), Briones; Jose A. (Flower Mound, TX), Duff; Emily A. (League City, TX)
Title: Method for dissolving polyvinyl alcohol particles into aqueous media using high shear
Patent Number: 8,946,348

Inventors: Romisch; Jurgen (Marburg, DE), Feussner; Annette (Marburg, DE), Stohr; Hans-Arnold (Wetter, DE)
Title: Methods of treatment involving the protease for activating clotting factor VII
Patent Number: 7,879,803

Inventors: Romney; Robert E. (Irvine, CA)
Title: Digital image processing with inherent compression
Patent Number: 7,880,750

Inventors: Roosen; Monica Maria Wilhelmina Mathea (Venlo, NL), Geelen; Johannes Franciscus Maria Elisabeth (Baarlo, NL), De Jong; Frederik (Weert, NL), Wilbers; Theodoor Johannes Marie (Tegelen, NL), Toumanova; Veronika (Maastricht, NL), van Herwaarden; Janine Dorette (Haag, NL), Raijmakers; Eric Petrus Josephus (Boekel, NL), Cornelissen; Petrus Antonius Maria (Venlo, NL), Collard; Rene Francois Albert (Gennep, NL)
Title: Remote printer control
Patent Number: 7,177,040

Inventors: Ross; Richard Martin (Longmont, CO)
Title: System, method and program product to manage installation of programs
Patent Number: 8,949,822

Inventors: Ross; Robert Paul (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Digital rights content services architecture
Patent Number: 8,949,156

Inventors: Roth; Darin Ledru (Ottumwa, IA)
Title: Baler plunger drive load measurement pin offset from either connecting rod center line or horizontal mid-plane of baling chamber
Patent Number: 7,174,831

Inventors: Rothenberg; Marc E. (Cincinnati, OH), Zimmermann; Nives (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Method of detecting the presence of asthma or allergies in a patient
Patent Number: 7,879,547

Inventors: Rothman; Michael A. (Puyallup, WA), Zimmer; Vincent J. (Federal Way, WA)
Title: System and method to enable parallelization of early platform initialization
Patent Number: 7,882,341

Inventors: Roy; Kuldeep Kumar (Lucknow, IN), Tota; Santoshkumar (Lucknow, IN), Nath; Chandishwar (Lucknow, IN), Shukla; Rakesh (Lucknow, IN), Saxena; Anil Kumar (Lucknow, IN)
Title: Substituted 1, 2, 3, 4-tetrahydroquinolin-7-yl carbamates as acetylcholinesterase inhibitors for treatment of Alzheimer's disease
Patent Number: 8,946,261

Inventors: Ruiz; Everardo D. (Beaverton, OR), Akiyama; James (Beaverton, OR), Willis; Tom (Portland, OR)
Title: Optically connecting computer components
Patent Number: 7,881,614

Inventors: Russell; Eva (Poway, CA), Tyneski; Frank (Solana Beach, CA), Paik; Russell (Poway, CA), Philip; Leung (Cambridge, MA), Travis; Hosler (Somerville, MA), Evan; Gant (Medford, MA)
Title: Music phone, station, and system and method of using same
Patent Number: 7,881,456

Inventors: Russo; Giandomenico (Rome, IT), Croce; Carlo M. (Philadelphia, PA)
Title: TCL-1 protein and related methods
Patent Number: 7,175,995

Inventors: Rutigliano; Gerard A. (Ridgefield, CT), Black, Jr.; John Joseph (Canton, CT), Chan; Ting Chung (Hong Kong, CN), Chiappetta; Frank R. (Woodbury, CT), McMichael; Dannie L. (New Hartford, CT), Sanders; Daniel L. (Torrington, CT)
Title: Frying apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,943,953

Inventors: Rutsey; Cathleen (Ferndale, MI)
Title: Valve train of an internal combustion engine comprising a tappet and a hollow tappet pushrod
Patent Number: 7,174,870

Inventors: Rychen; Jorg (Zurich, CH)
Title: Method for measuring a piezoelectric response by means of a scanning probe microscope
Patent Number: 8,950,010

Inventors: Rygiel; Reiner (Altrip, DE)
Title: Beam deflection device
Patent Number: 7,177,058

Inventors: Ryu; Jung Hee (Seoul, KR), Lee; Kyoung Suk (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for providing information on object within view of terminal device, terminal device for same and computer-readable recording medium
Patent Number: 8,947,458

Inventors: Saarelma; Hannu (Espoo, FI)
Title: Camera system and display device
Patent Number: 7,176,968

Inventors: Sabin; Jason Allen (Lehi, UT), Jorgensen; Michael John (Mapleton, UT)
Title: Dynamic key management
Patent Number: 8,948,399

Inventors: Sadasivam; Shankar (San Diego, CA), Grokop; Leonard Henry (San Diego, CA), Narayanan; Vidya (San Diego, CA)
Title: Inferring a context from crowd-sourced activity data
Patent Number: 8,948,789

Inventors: Sadowsky; John (Mesa, AZ), Maltsev; Alexander A. (Nizhny Novgorod, RU), Sergeyev; Vadim S. (Nizhny Novgorod, RU), Davydov; Alexei V. (Nizhny Novgorod, RU)
Title: Increased discrete point processing in an OFDM communication system
Patent Number: 7,881,390

Inventors: Saffaie; Michael (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA)
Title: Hand grip exercise arrangement
Patent Number: 8,944,964

Inventors: Sagar; Brian (Cheadle, GB)
Title: Retroreflective inks
Patent Number: 7,175,901

Inventors: Sago; Yasumi (Tokyo, JP), Kaneko; Kazuaki (Tokyo, JP), Okada; Takuji (Tokyo, JP), Ikeda; Masayoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electrostatic chucking stage and substrate processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,175,737

Inventors: Sahin; Ugur (Mainz, DE), Tureci; Ozlem (Mainz, DE), Seppmann; Torsten (Mainz, DE), Hoff; Holger (Mainz, DE), Schumacher; Jens (Heidelberg, DE)
Title: Antigen-specific clonal expansion of B cells
Patent Number: 8,945,923

Inventors: Sahlberg; Filip (Goteborg, SE)
Title: Dispenser
Patent Number: 8,943,938

Inventors: Saika; Nobuyuki (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Snapshot management device and snapshot management method
Patent Number: 7,882,067

Inventors: Saito; Nobuyuki (Utsunomiya, JP), Kawashima; Haruna (Haga-gun, JP)
Title: Exposure apparatus and device fabrication method
Patent Number: 7,880,862

Inventors: Saito; Takaaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Electronic endoscope system with oxygen saturation enhancing image region
Patent Number: 8,944,996

Inventors: Sakai; Hiroshi (Nagano, JP)
Title: Method of analyzing astigmatic difference and method of correcting the spot diameters for an optical device and spot analysis system
Patent Number: 7,175,087

Inventors: Sakai; Kazunori (Toyota, JP), Sugiyama; Masataka (Toyota, JP), Morita; Yoshinori (Toyota, JP), Takemura; Tadashi (Toyota, JP)
Title: Vehicular damper device
Patent Number: 8,944,925

Inventors: Sakaki; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Ishihara; Yasunori (Osaka, JP), Fujiwara; Toru (Osaka, JP), Yoshida; Maki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Security verification method and device
Patent Number: 7,176,791

Inventors: Sakamoto; Atsushi (Kawasaki, JP), Nishikori; Hitoshi (Inagi, JP), Nishiberi; Nozomu (Yokohama, JP), Hirai; Yasuyuki (Yokohama, JP), Tanaami; Yasufumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ink jet recording apparatus having charged conveying belt
Patent Number: 8,944,584

Inventors: Sakamoto; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP), Hoshino; Kazuyoshi (Fujisawa, JP), Wakayama; Koji (Kokubunji, JP), Tanabe; Shiro (Hidaka, JP), Endo; Noboru (Kodaira, JP)
Title: VPN composing method, interwork router, packet communication method, data communication apparatus, and packet relaying apparatus
Patent Number: 7,881,311

Inventors: Sakamura; Ken (Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo, JP), Koshizuka; Noboru (Musashino-shi, Tokyo, JP), Ishii; Kazuhiko (Yokohama, JP), Mori; Kensaku (Yokohama, JP), Aono; Hiroshi (Yokosuka, JP), Hongo; Sadayuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Connection information management system for managing connection information used in communications between IC cards
Patent Number: 7,882,030

Inventors: Sakanashi; Kenji (Fukuoka, JP), Matsumoto; Hiroyuki (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Communication device and control method for the same
Patent Number: 7,881,292

Inventors: Sakayori; Katsuya (Tokyo-To, JP)
Title: Laminate for electronic circuit
Patent Number: 7,175,736

Inventors: Sakimura; Tomoo (Hino, JP), Ishie; Masahiro (Hachioji, JP), Yabuki; Shinichi (Sagamihara, JP), Miwa; Hidaya (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Electrophotographic photoreceptor
Patent Number: 7,879,517

Inventors: Salleo; Alberto (San Francisco, CA), Ready; Steven E. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Surface energy control methods for color filter printing
Patent Number: 7,879,390

Inventors: Samarasooriya; Vajira (Ottawa, CA), Payer; Daniel (Rockland, CA), Wight; James S. (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting the presence of a DTV pilot tone in a high noise environment
Patent Number: 8,949,061

Inventors: Samenfink; Wolfgang (Besigheim, DE), Kufferath; Andreas (Besigheim, DE)
Title: Method for operating an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,881,857

Inventors: Sampath; Prabakaran Thirumali (San Jose, CA)
Title: Pseudowire packet loss measurement
Patent Number: 8,948,032

Inventors: Sampsell; Jeffrey B. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Integrated modulator illumination
Patent Number: 7,880,954

Inventors: Sanders; Dean (Linden, CA)
Title: Nautilus self pressurizing equipment enclosure system, apparatus and methods
Patent Number: 8,946,548

Inventors: Sano; Akihiko (Joyo, JP), Misuimi; Shuichi (Nara, JP), Hatamura; Akihiko (Uji, JP), Yasuda; Naru (Uji, JP), Hosokawa; Hayami (Tsuzuki-gun, JP)
Title: Optical wave guide and the method of propagating light using the same
Patent Number: 7,177,517

Inventors: Sano; Yoshinori (Kobe, JP)
Title: Golf putter
Patent Number: 7,175,540

Inventors: Santhanam; Arvind Vardarajan (San Diego, CA)
Title: Estimation based approach to determine the retransmission timeout value for access probe retransmissions
Patent Number: 7,881,738

Inventors: Santini, Jr.; John T. (North Chelmsford, MA), Cima; Michael J. (Winchester, MA), Langer; Robert S. (Newton, MA), Ausiello; Dennis (Wellesley Hill, MA), Sheppard, Jr.; Norman F. (New Ipswich, NH)
Title: Method of opening reservoir of containment device
Patent Number: 7,879,019

Inventors: Sardino; Nicholas P. (Hyde Park, NY), Carey; Sean M. (Hyde Park, NY), Carney; Christopher M. (Red Hook, NY), Victoria; Vern Anthony (Wapplngers Falls, NY)
Title: Method, apparatus, and computer program product for automatically waiving non-compute indications for a timing analysis process
Patent Number: 7,882,472

Inventors: Sarkar; Sandip (San Diego, CA), Jou; Yu-Cheun (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for adaptive power control in a wireless voice and data communication system
Patent Number: 7,881,739

Inventors: Sarri; Franco (Florence, IT), Iurisci; Giuseppe (Florence, IT), Pelella; Marco (Florence, IT)
Title: Turbomachine actuation system and method
Patent Number: 8,944,747

Inventors: Sarshar; Nima (Fremont, CA), Singh; Sudhir Kumar (San Jose, CA), Roychowdhury; Vwani P. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for building a universal multimedia learner
Patent Number: 8,949,198

Inventors: Sasaki; Satoshi (Yuri-gun, JP)
Title: Electronic component
Patent Number: 7,176,384

Inventors: Satapathy; Durga Prasad (Olathe, KS), Cook; Fred S. (Olathe, KS)
Title: Conference call text messaging protocol using caller ID screen
Patent Number: 7,881,447

Inventors: Sato; Akira (Fujimi-machi, JP), Watanabe; Toru (Matsumoto, JP), Inaba; Shogo (Shiojiri, JP), Mori; Takeshi (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Electronic device and method for manufacturing thereof
Patent Number: 7,880,245

Inventors: Sato; Akira (Ritto, JP), Okano; Takayuki (Moriyama, JP)
Title: Substrate manufacturing method, substrate manufactured by the substrate manufacturing method and magnetic recording medium using the substrate
Patent Number: 8,945,454

Inventors: Sato; Asami (Kanagawa, JP), Ando; Masahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Kimura; Koji (Tokyo, JP), Tsunekawa; Michihiko (Kanagawa, JP), Kajihara; Hideaki (Kanagawa, JP), Shimada; Tsutomu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, storage medium supporting device, and identifier changing method
Patent Number: 7,882,400

Inventors: Sato; Noribumi (Saitama, JP), Saeki; Tomoya (Saitama, JP), Sato; Masahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Hiroe; Nobuhiro (Saitama, JP), Sasaki; Keiji (Saitama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus using a belt-like intermediate transfer member
Patent Number: 7,177,571

Inventors: Sato; Tomoya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, method and program
Patent Number: 7,880,905

Inventors: Sato; Yasushi (Kanagawa, JP), Kato; Emi (Kanagawa, JP), Matsumoto; Takaya (Kanagawa, JP), Kadowaki; Masataka (Kanagawa, JP), Yukawa; Ryuji (Osaka, JP), Kajita; Takuya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Hydrogen production apparatus and fuel cell system using the same
Patent Number: 8,945,784

Inventors: Satoh; Mitsuru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information input/output apparatus, information input/output control method, and computer product
Patent Number: 7,176,904

Inventors: Saund; Eric (San Carlos, CA)
Title: System and method for enhancement of document images
Patent Number: 7,177,483

Inventors: Savareigo; Nissim (Ashdod, IL), Shalom; Dan (Rishon Lezion, IL), Arad; Nur (Tel Aviv, IL)
Title: Reduction of false alarms in PCB inspection
Patent Number: 7,177,458

Inventors: Saxon; Andrew (Santa Monica, CA)
Title: Fusion molecules and methods for treatment of immune diseases
Patent Number: 7,879,324

Inventors: Saxon; Andrew (Santa Monica, CA), Zhang; Ke (Los Angeles, CA), Zhu; Daocheng (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Fusion molecules and treatment of IgE-mediated allergic diseases
Patent Number: 7,879,334

Inventors: Scalzo; Joseph (Kew, AU)
Title: Mechanism for internal combustion piston engines
Patent Number: 7,174,863

Inventors: Scammel; William Lee (Dallas, TX)
Title: Apparatus for locating fixture boxes and the like
Patent Number: 8,943,704

Inventors: Scanlan; Toni Elizabeth (London, GB), Pham; Nhan T. (Stanmore, AU), Kumandan; Srinivas (Scottsdale, AZ), Raible; Jeffrey J. (Glendale, AZ), Davis; Matthew J. B. (London, GB), Janian; Keith R. (Danvers, MA), Ahamparam; Sivagini (Scottsdale, AZ), Cales; Lori Jean (Peoria, AZ), Williams; Orville A. (Glendale, AZ)
Title: System and method for quantitative peer travel and expense benchmarking analysis
Patent Number: 7,881,997

Inventors: Schaaf; Gregor (Braunschweig, DE), Kaiser; Gerhard (Isenbuttel, DE)
Title: Constant velocity fixed joint and assembly method
Patent Number: 7,175,531

Inventors: Schaevitz; Samuel B. (Fremont, CA), Franz; Aleksander (Winchester, MA)
Title: Systems and methods for processing fuel for fuel cells
Patent Number: 7,879,501

Inventors: Schaub; Thomas (Neustadt, DE), Pazicky; Marek (Heidelberg, DE), Fries; Donata Maria (Mannheim, DE), Paciello; Rocco (Bad Durkheim, DE), Meier; Anton (Birkenheide, DE)
Title: Process for preparing formic acid by reaction of carbon dioxide with hydrogen
Patent Number: 8,946,462

Inventors: Schepers; Sven (Troisdorf, DE), Hodgson; Jan (Troisdorf, DE)
Title: Apparatus for measuring the filling level of a urea container having an ultrasound sensor and motor vehicle having a urea container
Patent Number: 8,943,812

Inventors: Scherbarth; Stefan (Neuss, DE)
Title: Indexable cutting bit for turning
Patent Number: 7,175,370

Inventors: Schimper; Markus (Moosinning, DE)
Title: Analogue-to-digital converter
Patent Number: 7,176,822

Inventors: Schleipen; Johannes Joseph Hubertina Barbara (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Optical scanning device with compact spherical aberration compensation
Patent Number: 7,881,165

Inventors: Schleuthner; Andreas (Berlin, DE)
Title: Method for identifying operating conditions of a domestic appliance
Patent Number: 8,948,922

Inventors: Schmidt-Freytag; Ulrike (Duesseldorf, DE), Herrmann; Ute (Wuppertal, DE)
Title: Anionic wetting agents for stabilizing self-depositing compositions comprising oxidic pigments
Patent Number: 8,946,323

Inventors: Schmidt; Andreas (Frankfurt am Main, DE), Leicher; Andreas (Frankfurt, DE), Cha; Inhyok (Seoul, KR), Pattar; Sudhir B. (Mount Laurel, NJ), Shah; Yogendra C. (Exton, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing security to devices
Patent Number: 8,949,997

Inventors: Schmidt; Johannes P. (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Alignment of closed captions
Patent Number: 8,947,596

Inventors: Schmidt; Stefan (Lohr am Main, DE)
Title: Bus module for connecting electrically triggered fluidic valves
Patent Number: 7,881,828

Inventors: Schneider; Heinz (Lancaster, PA)
Title: Rotary valve with product relief grooves
Patent Number: 8,944,295

Inventors: Schneider; Uwe (Jork Konigreich, DE)
Title: Safety cabin
Patent Number: 8,944,374

Inventors: Schnell; Josef (Charlotte, VT), Hummler; Klaus (Apex, NC), Oh; Jong Hoon (Chapel Hill, NC), Ellis; Wayne Frederick (Jericho, VT), Kim; Jung Pill (Cary, NC), Kiehl; Oliver (Charlotte, VT), Beldiman; Octavian (South Burlington, VT), Collins; Lee Ward (Cary, NC)
Title: Method and apparatus for synchronizing memory enabled systems with master-slave architecture
Patent Number: 7,882,324

Inventors: Schrader; Frank (Isernhagen/AWB, DE)
Title: Brake cylinder with parking brake function
Patent Number: 8,944,527

Inventors: Schreiber; John E. (League City, TX), Yuan; James T. C. (Naperville, IL), Sundaram; Meenakshl V. S. (Burr Ridge, IL), Burgener; David (Elmhurst, IL), Bourhis; Yves (Westmont, IL), Smith; Mike F. (Danville, CA), Fisher; Steven A. (Lyons, IL), Steiner; Edward F. (Lombard, IL)
Title: Method of improving the biocidal efficacy of dry ice
Patent Number: 7,174,744

Inventors: Schrunk; Thomas R. (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Grooved panel covering for providing a varying pattern of shading
Patent Number: 8,943,772

Inventors: Schuegraf; Klaus F. (Boise, ID), Ahmad; Aftab (Boise, ID)
Title: Shallow trench isolation using low dielectric constant insulator
Patent Number: 7,176,549

Inventors: Schuetz; Yannic (Troistorrents, CH), Caratti-Besson; Virginie (Morges, CH), Jordan; Oliver (Prangins, CH), Gurny; Robert (Geneva, CH)
Title: Thermosetting neutralized chitosan composition forming a hydrogel, lyophilizate, and processes for producing the same
Patent Number: 8,945,609

Inventors: Schuler; Franz (Dresden, DE)
Title: Memory cell, memory cell arrangement and method for the production of a memory cell
Patent Number: 7,176,519

Inventors: Schuster; Michael J. (Joliet, IL), Stutzman; Duston E. A. (Plainfield, IL), Porter; Dwayne A. (New Lenox, IL), Saunders; Douglas C. (Plainfield, IL)
Title: Adaptation of flush valve for dual flush capability
Patent Number: 8,943,620

Inventors: Schwappach; Karl G. (North Oaks, MN), Boutaghou; Zine-Eddine (North Oaks, MN)
Title: Abrasive slurry and dressing bar for embedding abrasive particles into substrates
Patent Number: 8,944,886

Inventors: Schwartz; Jeffrey (Princeton, NJ), Avaltroni; Michael J. (Staten Island, NY), Danahy; Michael P. (Princeton, NJ), Silverman; Brett M. (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Carrier applied coating layers
Patent Number: 7,879,456

Inventors: Scolari; Nathan (Greenville, SC), Reiter; George (Taylors, SC)
Title: Non-motorized scooter
Patent Number: 8,944,452

Inventors: Scott; Basil Henry (Kapaa, HI)
Title: Subpixel resolution by interpolation of crosstalk from adjacent pixels
Patent Number: 8,946,638

Inventors: Sedarat; Hossein (San Jose, CA), Fisher; Kevin Dean (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for detecting and reducing non-linear echo in a multi-carrier communication system
Patent Number: 7,177,419

Inventors: Seibel; Eric (Seattle, WA), Reinhall; Per (Seattle, WA)
Title: Catheter tip displacement mechanism
Patent Number: 7,879,004

Inventors: Seiberg; Miri (Princeton, NJ), Shapiro; Stanley S. (Roseland, NJ), Paine; Christine (Hoboken, NJ), Conney; Allan H. (Princeton, NJ), Huang; Mou-Tuan (Englewood Cliffs, NJ)
Title: Topical anti-cancer compositions and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 7,879,823

Inventors: Seibert; Cristina (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Method for ambiguity resolution in location determination
Patent Number: 7,881,905

Inventors: Sekiguchi; Ryota (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Laser device
Patent Number: 7,881,352

Inventors: Seljelid; Rolf (Tromso, NO)
Title: Medical uses of glucans
Patent Number: 8,946,193

Inventors: Selph; Douglas Scott (Chicago, IL), Dyer; Mark (Berkshire, GB), Wong; Enrique J. (San Jose, CA), Wolfinger; Kenneth F. (Skokie, IL), Kellerhals; Charles M. (Gurnee, IL), Kranz; Bradley T. (Singerlands, NY), Quigley; Daniel Patrick (Woodinville, WA), Braun; John T. (Vernon Hills, IL)
Title: Communication management feature
Patent Number: 8,948,364

Inventors: Selvamanickam; Venkat (Wynantskill, NY), Qiao; Yunfei (Schenectady, NY)
Title: Superconducting article and method of making
Patent Number: 7,879,763

Inventors: Semba; Tetsuo (San Jose, CA), White; Matthew T. (Mountain View, CA), Tzou; Kevin I. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Magnetic recording disk drive with switchable rotational vibration cancellation
Patent Number: 7,177,113

Inventors: Seo; Kyungwon (Suwon-si, KR), Koh; Seok (Suwon-si, KR), Byun; Jeongdeok (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Polymer battery pack
Patent Number: 7,879,477

Inventors: Seo; Satoshi (Atsugi, JP), Imai; Keitaro (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Luminous device
Patent Number: 7,880,378

Inventors: Seo; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Nakashima; Harue (Kanagawa, JP), Nomura; Ryoji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Organic-inorganic hybrid material, composition for synthesizing the same, and manufacturing method of the same
Patent Number: 7,879,257

Inventors: Settje; Christopher Thomas (Westminster, CO), Dizaji; Khalil B. (Louisville, CO), Baum; Michael Edward (Longmont, CO), Brittner; Rodney (Longmont, CO)
Title: Initial learn of adaptive feedforward coefficients
Patent Number: 7,177,112

Inventors: Seung; Heung-Chan (Seoul, KR)
Title: Copying apparatus for copying a recoding medium, a method thereof and a computer program thereof
Patent Number: 8,949,552

Inventors: Sexton; David (Ruffs Dale, PA), Bruce; Jason (Braddock, PA)
Title: Handheld pollen sifter device
Patent Number: 8,943,745

Inventors: Shaer; Ari (Long Beach, NY)
Title: Interactive event planning and payment method and system
Patent Number: 7,881,979

Inventors: Shang; Ning (San Diego, CA), Yang; Yafei (San Diego, CA)
Title: Proximity determination based on distance ratios
Patent Number: 8,948,782

Inventors: Shar; Alex (Rishon Letzion, IL), Kin; David (Tel-Aviv, IL), Glushko; Boris (Ashdod, IL), Ben-Eshay; Erez (Moshav Sitriyya, IL)
Title: Method and system for indoor wireless optical links
Patent Number: 8,948,601

Inventors: Shaw; Mark D. (Ponte Vedra Beach, FL), Heyman; J. Tad (Atlantic Beach, FL), Kimball; Phyl (Jacksonville, FL)
Title: Drain grate filter assembly with compressible anchors
Patent Number: 7,879,233

Inventors: Sheefel; Adam (Warsaw, IN)
Title: Wheel with locking center bore
Patent Number: 8,944,524

Inventors: Shekdar; Kambiz (New York, NY), Sawchuk; Dennis J. (Fanwood, NJ), Langer; Jessica C. (Highland Park, NJ)
Title: Methods and compositions for identifying and validating modulators of cell fate
Patent Number: 8,945,848

Inventors: Shen; Ba-Zhong (Irvine, CA), Lee; Tak K. (Irvine, CA)
Title: General and algebraic-constructed contention-free memory mapping for parallel turbo decoding with algebraic interleave ARP (almost regular permutation) of all possible sizes
Patent Number: 7,882,416

Inventors: Sherlock; Mary H. (Waldorf, MD), Nock; Lori (La Plata, MD), Guirguis; Raafat (Fairfax, VA), Babcock; Wade (Waldorf, MD), Sandusky; Harold (Fulton, MD)
Title: Compounded high explosive composites for impact mitigation
Patent Number: 8,943,971

Inventors: Shibata; Junichi (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Nitta; Hideaki (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Maekawa; Shoichi (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Multi-layer film, decorative molding film and molded body
Patent Number: 8,945,704

Inventors: Shibata; Tetsuhiro (Sagamihara, JP), Eguchi; Tatsuya (Toyohashi, JP), Suka; Tsutomu (Fussa, JP), Hyodo; Keiichiro (Kokubunji, JP), Inoue; Masayuki (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Electronic information terminal device and area setting control program
Patent Number: 8,947,386

Inventors: Shida; Naomi (Tokyo, JP), Todori; Kenji (Yokohama, JP), Mori; Shigehiko (Kawasaki, JP), Yoshimura; Reiko (Kawasaki, JP), Kashiwagi; Hiroyuki (Fujisawa, JP), Yoneda; Ikuo (Yokohama, JP), Tada; Tsukasa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Near-field exposure mask and pattern forming method
Patent Number: 8,945,798

Inventors: Shiiyama; Hirotaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Dynamic image digest automatic editing system and dynamic image digest automatic editing method
Patent Number: 7,880,936

Inventors: Shima; Makoto (Kakegawa, JP)
Title: Compact radio equipment and method of mounting the same
Patent Number: 7,177,161

Inventors: Shimaguchi; Hirotada (Saitama, JP), Watanabe; Toshiharu (Saitama, JP)
Title: Electrically driven gas compressor
Patent Number: 8,944,781

Inventors: Shimamura; Masaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Portable electronic device and portable cellular phone
Patent Number: 7,176,961

Inventors: Shimizu; Haruka (Kokubunji, JP), Ishikawa; Katsumi (Hitachinaka, JP), Nagasu; Masahiro (Hitachinaka, JP), Tsugawa; Dai (Mito, JP)
Title: Circuit arrangement having a free-wheel diode
Patent Number: 7,880,174

Inventors: Shimizu; Tsukasa (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Hino; Haruyoshi (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Electric rotating machine
Patent Number: 8,946,967

Inventors: Shimo; Mitsuaki (Osaka, JP), Ohzawa; Soh (Toyonaka, JP), Ishihara; Jun (Kobe, JP), Konno; Kenji (Sakai, JP)
Title: Image-taking optical system
Patent Number: 7,177,104

Inventors: Shimomura; Akihisa (Atsugi, JP), Kasahara; Kenji (Tsukuba, JP), Shiga; Aiko (Shibuya, JP), Miyairi; Hidekazu (Tochigi, JP), Tanaka; Koichiro (Atsugi, JP), Dairiki; Koji (Isehara, JP)
Title: Laser beam irradiation method that includes determining a thickness of semiconductor prior to crystallizing
Patent Number: 7,176,042

Inventors: Shin; Dong-Youn (Daegu-si, KR), Kim; Dong-Soo (Daejeon-si, KR), Yun; So-Nam (Daejeon-si, KR), Ham; Young-Bog (Daejeon-si, KR), Choi; Byung-Oh (Daejeon-si, KR)
Title: Method for forming high-resolution pattern having desired thickness or high aspect ratio using dry film resist
Patent Number: 7,879,536

Inventors: Shin; Jaw-Jung (Hsin Chu, TW), You; Jan-Wen (Jhongli, TW)
Title: Phase shift assignments for alternate PSM
Patent Number: 7,175,941

Inventors: Shin; Kyoung-Ju (Hwaseong-si, KR), Ryu; Hye-Young (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jang-Soo (Yongin-si, KR), Chal; Chong-Chul (Seoul, KR), Youn; Jae-Hyoung (Seoul, KR), Lee; Young-Wook (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Thin film transistor array panel for a display
Patent Number: 7,880,833

Inventors: Shin; Kyu cheol (Gwacheon, KR)
Title: Transfer power supply apparatus of an image forming machine
Patent Number: 7,177,562

Inventors: Shin; Seung Koo (Pohang-si, KR), Seo; Jongcheol (Seoul, KR), Suh; Min-Soo (Pohang-si, KR), Yoon; Hye-Joo (Pohang-si, KR)
Title: Mass- and property-tuned variable mass labeling reagents and analytical methods for simultaneous peptide sequencing and multiplexed protein quantification using thereof
Patent Number: 8,945,940

Inventors: Shinagawa; Tokio (Hyogo, JP), Shibata; Shinichi (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Radar apparatus
Patent Number: 7,880,669

Inventors: Shinkai; Mitsutoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kawamura; Takayoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kotaka; Nobuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Shibata; Yoshiaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Playback apparatus, playback method, and program for the same
Patent Number: 7,881,587

Inventors: Shinomiya; Kiyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Inter-computer data transfer method and inter-computer network system
Patent Number: 7,882,166

Inventors: Shiraishi; Norihiko (Tokyo, JP), Furuya; Akiko (Tokyo, JP), Toki; Hiroe (Tokyo, JP), Ando; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Masayo (Tokyo, JP), Kubota; Tsuguo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: DNA encoding an anti-system ASC amino acid transporter 2 (ASCT2) antibody
Patent Number: 8,945,870

Inventors: Shirasaki; Fumio (Fukui, JP), Kaneko; Yukito (Fukui, JP)
Title: Warp knit fabric with steric structure
Patent Number: 7,174,750

Inventors: Shiroishi; Yoshihiro (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Magnetic recording and reading device
Patent Number: 7,177,115

Inventors: Shoen; Jay R. (Boise, ID)
Title: Efficient detection of constant regions of an image
Patent Number: 7,881,538

Inventors: Shoji; Michiharu (Kanagawa, JP), Saito; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Kobayashi; Nobutsune (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: DC motor control apparatus and recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,176,649

Inventors: Shoji; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: High density inductor and method for producing same
Patent Number: 7,176,773

Inventors: Shokoohi; Mehrdad M. (Miami, FL)
Title: Prosthesis delivery system
Patent Number: 8,945,201

Inventors: Sholander; Peter (Atlanta, GA), Oakes; Tracey (Virginia Beach, VA), Coccoli; Paul (Smyrna, GA)
Title: Wireless routing protocol for ad-hoc networks
Patent Number: 7,177,295

Inventors: Shorter; Gary Thomas (Lombard, IL)
Title: Progressive multi-purpose exercise device
Patent Number: 8,944,971

Inventors: Shreder; Kevin (Del Mar, CA), Hu; Yi (San Diego, CA), Fraser; Allister (Encinitas, CA), Kohno; Yasushi (Shimotsuga-gun, JP), Kojima; Akihiko (Shimotsuga-gun, JP), Ishiyama; Junichi (Shimotsuga-gun, JP)
Title: Serine hydrolase inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,879,846

Inventors: Shuttleworth; Stephen J. (Slough, GB), Folkes; Adrian J. (Slough, GB), Chuckowree; Irina S. (Slough, GB), Wan; Nan Chi (Slough, GB), Hancox; Timothy C. (Slough, GB), Baker; Stewart J. (Slough, GB), Sohal; Sukhjit (Slough, GB), Latif; Mohammed A. (Slough, GB)
Title: Pharmaceutical compounds
Patent Number: 8,946,217

Inventors: Shyu; Der-Shin (Hsinchu, TW), Sung; Hung-Cheng (Hsinchu, TW), Huang; Chen-Ming (Jhongli, TW)
Title: High write and erase efficiency embedded flash cell
Patent Number: 7,176,083

Inventors: Sie.beta.egger; Bernhard (Munchen, DE)
Title: Ballast for at least one fluorescent high pressure discharge lamp, method for operating said lamp and lighting system comprising said lamp
Patent Number: 7,880,399

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Thermal ink jet printhead assembly with laminated structure for the alignment and funneling of ink
Patent Number: 7,175,261

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Handheld imaging device with image processor provided with multiple parallel processing units
Patent Number: 8,947,592

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Portable handheld device with multi-core microcoded image processor
Patent Number: 8,947,679

Inventors: Sim; Jae Yoon (Pohang-si, KR), Cho; Hwa Suk (Daejeon-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for calibrating digital background through capacitor division and swapping for reducing capacitor mismatch effect of analog-to-digital converter
Patent Number: 8,947,275

Inventors: Simmons, Jr.; James W. (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Expandable lordosis stabilizing cage
Patent Number: 7,879,098

Inventors: Simmoteit; Robert (Rangendingen, DE), Fisher geb. Schoof; Heike (Reutlingen, DE)
Title: Implant and process for producing it
Patent Number: 7,175,852

Inventors: Simon; Bruno (La Haye Malherbe, FR), Stradella; Giuseppe (Camogli, IT)
Title: Laterally-actuated fluid dispenser device
Patent Number: 7,175,053

Inventors: Sinha; Jaydeep K. (Norwood, MA), Tortola; Domenico (Waltham, MA), Poduje; Noel S. (Needham, MA)
Title: Wafer gripping fingers to minimize distortion
Patent Number: 7,175,214

Inventors: Sinha; Neelima (Maharashtra, IN), Karche; Navnath Popat (Maharashtra, IN), Hatnapure; Girish Dhanraj (Maharashtra, IN), Hajare; Anil Kashiram (Maharashtra, IN), Palle; Venkata P. (Maharashtra, IN), Kamboj; Rajender Kumar (Maharashtra, IN)
Title: Biaryl derivatives as nAChR modulators
Patent Number: 8,946,432

Inventors: Sinyard; Mike (Morgan Hill, CA), Waldron; Bradley L. (San Jose, CA), D'Aluisio; Christopher P. (Watsonville, CA)
Title: Bicycle front fork assembly
Patent Number: 7,175,191

Inventors: Siraux; Daniel (Naast, BE), Vantomme; Aurelien (Bois-de-Villers, BE), Damme; Eric (Arquennes, BE), Dewachter; Daan (Mechelen, BE)
Title: Process for preparing polyolefins
Patent Number: 8,946,359

Inventors: Skidmore; Beth E. (Boise, ID)
Title: Memory device and method having banks of different sizes
Patent Number: 7,177,223

Inventors: Skluzacek; Kenneth Allen (Belle Plaine, MN), Khemakhem; M'hamed Anis (Eden Prairie, MN)
Title: Loop plug
Patent Number: 7,175,471

Inventors: Skubisz; Robert (Burbank, IL)
Title: Fence post extraction tool
Patent Number: 8,944,410

Inventors: Slack; Sherburne (Point Reyes, CA), Pantano; Carlo (PA Furnace, PA)
Title: Nanotube structures and methods for making and using nanotube structures
Patent Number: 7,881,577

Inventors: Sloge; Erik (Uppsala, SE), Soderman; Tobias (Uppsala, SE), Bjorkesten; Lennart (Uppsala, SE)
Title: Method of analysing cell samples, by creating and analysing a resultant image
Patent Number: 7,881,517

Inventors: Sloo; David Hendler (Menlo Park, CA), Wasserman; Steven C. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Selectively overlaying a user interface atop a video signal
Patent Number: 7,176,981

Inventors: Smith; Anthony O'Neil (Melbourne, FL), Kelley; Patrick (Palm Bay, FL), Yates; Harlan (Melbourne, FL), Rahmes; Mark (Melbourne, FL), Allen; Josef (Melbourne, FL), Berisford; Kathleen (Malabar, FL)
Title: Exemplar/PDE-based technique to fill null regions and corresponding accuracy assessment
Patent Number: 7,881,913

Inventors: Smith; Larry C. (Shawnee, KS), Winsor; Chris (Olathe, KS)
Title: Intravenous catheter anchoring device
Patent Number: 7,879,013

Inventors: Smith; Michael (Boise, ID), Helm; Mark (Boise, ID), Prall; Kirk (Boise, ID)
Title: Structure and method of fabricating a transistor having a trench gate
Patent Number: 7,879,665

Inventors: Smith; Nels R. (Zeeland, MI), Schichtel; James D. (Grand Haven, MI), Baumann; Chad M. (Zeeland, MI)
Title: Method for making a vehicle panel
Patent Number: 7,879,424

Inventors: Smith; R. Stewart (Pewaukee, WI), Habib; Ahsan (Roanoke, VA)
Title: Chitooligosaccharides and methods for use in enhancing soybean growth
Patent Number: 8,946,119

Inventors: Smith; Scott (Plano, TX), Gomm; Tyler (Meridian, ID)
Title: Circuit and method for operating a delay-lock loop in a power saving manner
Patent Number: 7,177,208

Inventors: Smyros; Athena Ann (Gunter, TX), Smyros; Constantine (Gunter, TX)
Title: Systems and methods for indexing information for a search engine
Patent Number: 7,882,143

Inventors: Snell; Alan Kay (Idaho Falls, ID)
Title: Vacuum-packed diaper kit
Patent Number: 8,944,252

Inventors: Snider; Zachary John (Simpsonville, SC), Pierre; Sylvain (Greer, SC), Schleif; Kurt Kramer (Greenville, SC)
Title: Instrumentation rake assembly
Patent Number: 8,944,678

Inventors: Snow; Richard (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and system for ordering and delivering a product
Patent Number: 7,881,970

Inventors: So; Franky (Gainesville, FL)
Title: Microcavity OLEDs for lighting
Patent Number: 8,946,689

Inventors: So; Il Sop (Incheon, KR)
Title: Golf eyeglasses having function of correcting various swing errors and head up movement
Patent Number: 8,944,930

Inventors: Soh; Kian Teck (Singapore, SG), Ganeswaran; Arun (Singapore, SG)
Title: Cap file for the personalization of a java application
Patent Number: 8,949,821

Inventors: Sohn; Woong-Hee (Seoul, KR), Choi; Gil-Heyun (Seoul, KR), Kim; Byung-Hee (Seoul, KR), Lee; Byung-Hak (Suwon-si, KR), Cha; Tae-Ho (Sungnam-si, KR), Park; Hee-Sook (Seoul, KR), Park; Jae-Hwa (Yongin-si, KR), Seong; Geum-Jung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Methods for fabricating improved gate dielectrics
Patent Number: 7,879,737

Inventors: Solomon; Lawrence (Boca Raton, FL), Kaplan; Allan S. (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Scored pharmaceutical tablets comprising a plurality of segments
Patent Number: 7,879,352

Inventors: Soloveichik; Grigorii Lev (Latham, NY)
Title: Anodes for alkaline electrolysis
Patent Number: 7,879,750

Inventors: Somerville; Daniel Verne (Santa Cruz, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for reducing vibration in component of a nuclear reactor
Patent Number: 7,881,420

Inventors: Son; In-Hyuk (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Mixing device
Patent Number: 8,944,671

Inventors: Song; Haizhi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Quantum device, control method thereof and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,880,162

Inventors: Song; Jae Hyung (Seoul, KR), Choi; In Hwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Suh; Jong Yeul (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jin Pil (Seoul, KR), Lee; Chul Soo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Digital broadcasting system and method of processing data in digital broadcasting system
Patent Number: 7,881,259

Inventors: Song; Keun-Kyu (Yongin-si, KR), Roh; Nam-Seok (Seongnam-si, KR), Hong; Mun-Pyo (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Stripping composition for removing a photoresist and method of manufacturing TFT substrate for a liquid crystal display device using the same
Patent Number: 7,879,725

Inventors: Song; Langzhou (Cranbury, NJ), Nakaar; Valerian (Cranbury, NJ), Price; Albert E. (Cranbury, NJ), Tussey; Lynda G. (Cranbury, NJ), Huleatt; James W. (Cranbury, NJ), Powell; Thomas J. (Cranbury, NJ), Evans; Robert K. (Cranbury, NJ)
Title: Methods of treatment with compositions that include hemagglutinin
Patent Number: 8,945,579

Inventors: Song; Won Gyu (Seoul, KR), Choi; In Hwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kwak; Kook Yeon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Byoung Gill (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jin Woo (Seoul, KR), Lee; Hyoung Gon (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jong Moon (Seoul, KR)
Title: DTV transmitting system and receiving system and method of processing broadcast data
Patent Number: 7,882,422

Inventors: Sonoda; Yukihiro (Sunto-gun, JP), Yoshioka; Mamoru (Susono, JP)
Title: Intake-negative-pressure-increasing apparatus for engine
Patent Number: 7,174,883

Inventors: Sonomura; Minoru (Wakayama, JP)
Title: Sinker unit of weft knitting machine
Patent Number: 7,174,748

Inventors: Sood; Manish Chander (Airmont, NY)
Title: Method and system for mapping organizational social networks utilizing dynamically prioritized e-mail flow indicators
Patent Number: 7,882,191

Inventors: Spearman; Michael (The Woodlands, TX), Burban; John H. (Lake Elmo, MN), Ott; Douglas E. (Macon, GA), Zia; Majid (Saint Paul, MN)
Title: Medical gas humidification system
Patent Number: 8,945,040

Inventors: Speight; Timothy (Bristol, GB), Piggin; Paul (Wiltshire, GB)
Title: Apparatus and methods for relay-assisted uplink communication
Patent Number: 8,948,078

Inventors: Sporer; Thomas (Fuerth, DE), Neubauer; Christian (Nuremberg, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method of determining an impulse response and apparatus and method of presenting an audio piece
Patent Number: 7,881,485

Inventors: Srbinovski; Igorce (Harbor City, CA), Tittle; Michael D. (Harbor City, CA)
Title: Momentary push button switch
Patent Number: 7,880,107

Inventors: Staals; Frank (Eindhoven, NL), Van De Kerkhof; Marcus Adrianus (Helmond, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus, device manufacturing method, and method of applying a pattern to a substrate
Patent Number: 8,947,632

Inventors: Stademann; Rainer (Egmating, DE)
Title: System and method for transferring connecting configurations from a telephone network to a data network
Patent Number: 7,177,302

Inventors: Stager; Roger Keith (Livermore, CA), Trimmer; Don Alvin (Livermore, CA), Johnston; Craig Anthony (Livermore, CA), Chang; Yafen Peggy (Fremont, CA), Lau; Jerry Kai (Livermore, CA)
Title: Optimized disk repository for the storage and retrieval of mostly sequential data
Patent Number: 7,882,081

Inventors: Stamm; Beat (Redmond, WA), Duggan; Michael (Kirkland, WA), Hitchcock; Gregory (Woodinville, WA), Linnerud; Paul (Woodinville, WA)
Title: Dropout control in subpixel rendering
Patent Number: 7,176,941

Inventors: Stamper; Anthony K. (Williston, VT)
Title: Metrology test structures in test dies
Patent Number: 8,945,956

Inventors: Stamper; Rodney Gene (Whiteville, NC), Stewart; David Patrick (Clayton, NC)
Title: Apparatus and process for making tape useful as a tire cap ply
Patent Number: 7,879,391

Inventors: StClair; William Gryffyth (Cupertino, CA), StClair; Sumner Augustine (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Automated management of software requirements verification
Patent Number: 8,949,770

Inventors: Steinborn; Peter (Neuwied, DE), Dzekan; Horst (Meinborn, DE), Schumann; Klaus (Neuwied, DE), Laux; Wolfgang (Diez, DE), Horstmann; Michael (Neuwied, DE)
Title: Method and device for inserting a plurality of individual sheetlike forms of administration in a dispenser by forming a multilayer pile
Patent Number: 7,175,172

Inventors: Stelman; David (Thousand Oaks, CA), Klee; Steven M. (Agoura Hills, CA)
Title: Recovering purified water and potassium chloride from spent basic hydrogen peroxide
Patent Number: 7,175,708

Inventors: Stemmle; Mark (Hannover, DE), Schmidt; Frank (Langenhagen, DE), Soika; Rainer (Hannover, DE), West; Beate (Hannover, DE)
Title: Transmission system with a superconducting cable
Patent Number: 8,948,831

Inventors: Stenzel; James G. (Rochester, NY), Berardi; Vincent (Webster, NY), Imes; Edward P. (Ontario, NY), Edsall; Ronald (Fairport, NY), Brady; Warren (Rochester, NY), Cummings; Liam (Macedon, NY), Vanas; Norman (Rochester, NY), Delano; Christopher (North Chili, NY), Cook; Michael (Waterloo, NY)
Title: Image and stacking orientation compensating method and apparatus for media having marginal regions with different thicknesses
Patent Number: 7,880,904

Inventors: Stephens; Martha (Odessa, TX)
Title: Pillow display system
Patent Number: 8,943,626

Inventors: Stere; Cristina (Leverkusen, DE), Obrecht; Werner (Moers, DE)
Title: Hydrogenated vinyl-polybutadienes
Patent Number: 7,176,262

Inventors: Stewart; Mark T. (Lino Lakes, MN), Skarda; James R. (Lake Elmo, MN), Vettling; Patrick R. (Wyoming, MN)
Title: Porous medical catheter and methods of manufacture
Patent Number: 7,175,734

Inventors: Stewart; Ray F. (Redwood City, CA), Balachander; Natarajan (Sunnyvale, CA), Bitler; Steven P. (Menlo Park, CA), Phan; Loc (San Jose, CA), Yoon; Valentine Y. (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Aqueous dispersions of crystalline polymers and uses
Patent Number: 7,175,832

Inventors: Stiscia; James J. (Garner, NC), Go; Vinson (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Method and apparatus for adaptive hybrid termination in a multi-carrier communication system
Patent Number: 7,881,458

Inventors: Stonecipher; William L. (Overland Park, KS)
Title: Open hand gripped exercise device
Patent Number: 7,175,572

Inventors: Storm; Andrew (Hawthorn, AU)
Title: Method for bit assignment and fine gain setting in a multi-carrier communications system
Patent Number: 7,177,367

Inventors: Strine; Lloyd (Roswell, GA), Bragg; Jeffrey (Marietta, GA), Bobick; Aaron (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Methods and systems for stabilizing live video in the presence of long-term image drift
Patent Number: 8,947,529

Inventors: Stucky; Galen D. (Goleta, CA), Chmelka; Bradley F. (Goleta, CA), Zhao; Dongyuan (Shanghai, CN), Melosh; Nick (Tucson, AZ), Huo; Qisheng (Williamsville, NY), Feng; Jianglin (Charlottesville, VA), Yang; Peidong (Santa Barbara, CA), Pine; David (Santa Barbara, CA), Margolese; David (Montecito, CA), Lukens, Jr.; Wayne (Summerland, CA), Fredrickson; Glenn H. (Santa Barbara, CA), Schmidt-Winkel; Patrick (Bad Gams, AT)
Title: Block copolymer processing for mesostructured inorganic oxide materials
Patent Number: 7,176,245

Inventors: Su; Jingang (Cupertino, CA), Bodke; Ashish (San Jose, CA), Pethe; Abhijit (San Jose, CA), Watanabe; J (San Jose, CA)
Title: Oxide removal by remote plasma treatment with fluorine and oxygen radicals
Patent Number: 8,945,414

Inventors: Su; Kuo-Hsin (Hsintien, TW), Chang; I-Te (Taipei, TW)
Title: Proximity sensor switch-controlled meter and lamp switch system
Patent Number: 8,947,348

Inventors: Su; Xing (Cupertino, CA), Sun; Lei B. (Santa Clara, CA), Georger, Jr.; Jacque H. (Holden, MA)
Title: Electrically active combinatorial chemical (EACC) chip for biochemical analyte detection
Patent Number: 7,879,764

Inventors: Sudak; Eran (Tel Aviv, IL), Trainin; Solomon B. (Haifa, IL), Edlis; Ophir (Modi'in-Maccabim-Re'ut, IL), Mor; Ran (Herzeliya, IL), Kedem; Oren (Modiin Maccabim-Reut, IL)
Title: Device, system and method of multiple-stream wireless communication
Patent Number: 8,948,081

Inventors: Sueoka; Hideki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Node equipment
Patent Number: 8,948,588

Inventors: Sugioka; Hideyuki (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Microfluidic element
Patent Number: 7,879,301

Inventors: Sugiyama; Haruo (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method of treating cancer with an HLA-A*3303-restricted WT1 peptide and pharmaceutical composition comprising the same
Patent Number: 8,945,578

Inventors: Suh; Dong-Myung (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Fuel cell stack having improved cooling structure
Patent Number: 7,879,504

Inventors: Sumitomo; Hironori (Nishinomiya, JP), Fujiwara; Koji (Mishima-gun, JP)
Title: Counting system and counting method
Patent Number: 7,176,441

Inventors: Sumler; Jason (Dallas, TX), Alpert; Tomer (Dallas, TX)
Title: System, method, and computer readable medium for creating a video clip
Patent Number: 7,882,258

Inventors: Sun; Benjamin (York, PA), Lichkus; Andrew M (York, PA)
Title: Dental material and method
Patent Number: 7,175,433

Inventors: Sun; Chen (Houston, TX)
Title: Selectable email signatures
Patent Number: 7,882,186

Inventors: Sun; Xiangxia (New Territories, HK), Zhang; Tengyi (Kowloon, HK), Tsang; Hin Kwok (New Territories, HK)
Title: Secondary user selection in cooperative sensing scheduling
Patent Number: 8,948,776

Inventors: Sun; Xicheng (Broomfield, CO), Qiu; Jian (Longmont, CO)
Title: Dihydropyridin-2(1H)-one compound as S-nirtosoglutathione reductase inhibitors and neurokinin-3 receptor antagonists
Patent Number: 8,946,434

Inventors: Sun; Yung-yung (Dali, TW), Cheng; Chuan-ching (Taichung, TW)
Title: Pneumatic grinder with an improved air intake control apparatus
Patent Number: 7,878,886

Inventors: Sun; Zheng-Heng (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Mounting device for fan
Patent Number: 8,944,402

Inventors: Sundstrom; Lars (Lund, SE)
Title: Adjusting a filter of a time-continuous sigma-delta converter
Patent Number: 7,880,652

Inventors: Sung; Hsing-Wen (Hsinchu, TW), Lin; Yu-Hsin (Kaohsiung, TW), Chen; Mei-Chin (Taipei County, TW), Tu; Hosheng (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Nanoparticles for drug delivery
Patent Number: 7,879,361

Inventors: Sung; Hsing-Wen (Hsinchu, TW), Peng; Shu-Fen (Hsinchu, TW), Tu; Hosheng (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Nanoparticles for protein drug delivery
Patent Number: 7,879,312

Inventors: Sung; Hsing-Wen (Hsinchu, TW), Tu; Hosheng (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Nanoparticles for protein drug delivery
Patent Number: 7,879,313

Inventors: Sung; Hsing-Wen (Hsinchu, TW), Tu; Hosheng (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Nanoparticles for protein drug delivery
Patent Number: 7,879,819

Inventors: Sung; Hung-Cheng (Hsinchu, TW), Hsu; Te-Hsun (Hsinchu, TW), Wang; Shih-Wei (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Programmable non-volatile memory (PNVM) device
Patent Number: 7,880,217

Inventors: Sung; Je-hun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Broadcast receiving device to report purchasing information and a reporting method thereof
Patent Number: 8,949,911

Inventors: Sung; Kil Yong (Fullerton, CA)
Title: Child-resistant utility lighter incorporating a cam mechanism and a lever spring lock
Patent Number: 7,175,425

Inventors: Sunkavalli; Ravi (Milpitas, CA), Verma; Hare K. (Cupertino, CA), Mulpuri; Chandra (San Jose, CA), Delaye; Elliott (San Jose, CA)
Title: Programmable logic and routing blocks with dedicated lines
Patent Number: 7,176,717

Inventors: Surareungchai; Werasak (Bangkok, TH), Phanthong; Chatuporn (Bangkok, TH)
Title: Electrochemical detection of capsaicinoid compounds in a sample
Patent Number: 8,945,370

Inventors: Sutardja; Pantas (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Memory structure with word line buffers
Patent Number: 7,881,126

Inventors: Sutardja; Pantas (Los Gatos, CA), Li; Yingxuan (Cupertino, CA), Mumford; Daniel (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Flexible optical write strategy
Patent Number: 7,881,172

Inventors: Sutardja; Pantas (Los Gatos, CA), Wu; Albert (Palo Alto, CA), Lee; Winston (Palo Alto, CA), Lee; Peter (Pleasanton, CA), Chang; Runzi (San Jose, CA)
Title: System and method for creating a bipolar resistive RAM (RRAM)
Patent Number: 8,947,909

Inventors: Sutardja; Pantas (San Jose, CA)
Title: Disk synchronous write
Patent Number: 7,177,105

Inventors: Sutherland; Robert L. (Kennesaw, GA), May; Kevin T. (Marietta, GA)
Title: Flat primary and secondary locking system
Patent Number: 7,175,020

Inventors: Suzuki; Atsuya (Tokyo, JP), Morimoto; Kazunori (Ebina, JP)
Title: Communication network system and wakeup method for un-wakeup node
Patent Number: 7,881,344

Inventors: Suzuki; Hiroyuki (Hitachi, JP), Imagawa; Takao (Mito, JP), Satsu; Yuichi (Hitachi, JP), Komuro; Matahiro (Hitachi, JP), Yasuhara; Takashi (Yotsukaido, JP), Matsunobu; Yutaka (Mito, JP)
Title: Sintered magnet and rotating machine equipped with the same
Patent Number: 7,880,357

Inventors: Suzuki; Keiichi (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Optical article including a layer siox as main component and manufacturing method of the same
Patent Number: 7,880,966

Inventors: Suzuki; Takayuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Print system, image sensing apparatus, print apparatus, and control methods thereof
Patent Number: 7,880,908

Inventors: Svetlana; Efimenko (Torhout, BE), Crevits; Nancy (Dudzele, BE), Schlegel; Christian (Croix, FR)
Title: Low V.sub.2O.sub.5--content and V.sub.2O.sub.5--free porcelain enamels
Patent Number: 8,945,715

Inventors: Swindle; Jacob Tyler (Prattville, AL)
Title: Cable routing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,944,412

Inventors: Szamosfalvi; Balazs (Bloomfield Hills, MI), Frinak; Stanley (Farmington Hills, MI), Yee; Jerry (Beverly Hills, MI)
Title: System and method for delivery of regional citrate anticoagulation to extracorporeal blood circuits
Patent Number: 8,945,036

Inventors: Szathmary; Eors (H-1125 Budapest, HU), Szatmary; Zoltan (H-1042 Budapest, HU), Ittzes; Peter (H-1147 Budapest, HU), Szamado; Szabolcs (H-2011Budakalasz, HU)
Title: Evolutionary neural network and method of generating an evolutionary neural network
Patent Number: 7,882,052

Inventors: Tada; Yasuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Hanya; Akihiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Composite semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,880,180

Inventors: Tadin; Jeff (Canton, GA), Mendes; Mark (Loganville, GA), Kostyniak; Jessica L. (Roswell, GA)
Title: Child support device with seat insert
Patent Number: 8,944,514

Inventors: Tagane; Junji (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Communication management apparatus and communication management method
Patent Number: 7,882,241

Inventors: Tagawa; Yasuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Device for controlling light emission rates of a backlight
Patent Number: 7,176,640

Inventors: Taguchi; Toshiki (Fujinomiya, JP)
Title: Inkjet recording ink and inkjet recording method
Patent Number: 7,175,268

Inventors: Tahara; Katsumi (Kanagawa, JP), Murakami; Yoshihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Kitamura; Takuya (Kanagawa, JP), Mihara; Kanji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Transcoding system using encoding history information
Patent Number: 8,948,251

Inventors: Tai; Yu-Chong (Pasadena, CA), Lee; Sang-Wook (Fullerton, CA)
Title: Cell lysis device
Patent Number: 7,176,018

Inventors: Takagi; Tomomi (Nagoya, JP), Kuno; Hitoshi (Nisshin, JP), Fukuda; Hiroaki (Obu, JP), Furukawa; Yasushi (Anjo, JP), Kasebe; Osamu (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Base material having thereon polyaniline-containing film surface, and process for forming film surface on base material
Patent Number: 7,175,914

Inventors: Takahashi; Fumikazu (Hitachi, JP), Kanouda; Akihiko (Hitachinaka, JP), Hamaogi; Masahiro (Odawara, JP), Takahashi; Yoshihide (Odawara, JP)
Title: Switching power supply
Patent Number: 7,880,440

Inventors: Takahashi; Kenichi (Kanagawa, JP), Takanashi; Hidehiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical element, optical element array, display device, and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,947,761

Inventors: Takahashi; Koki (Kawasaki, JP), Orui; Kazuya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Card connector and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,944,833

Inventors: Takahashi; Motohiro (Tokyo, JP), Ogawa; Hironori (Tokyo, JP), Shibata; Nobuo (Tokyo, JP), Mizuochi; Masaki (Tokyo, JP), Nakagawa; Shuichi (Tokyo, JP), Tsuji; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Sample positioning apparatus, sample stage, and charged particle beam apparatus
Patent Number: 8,946,652

Inventors: Takahashi; Takashi (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Vertical cavity surface-emitting semiconductor laser device, optical transmission module, optical transmission device, and optical switching method
Patent Number: 7,881,357

Inventors: Takahashi; Takuya (Sakata, JP)
Title: Method for forming bump, semiconductor element having bumps and method of manufacturing the same, semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same, circuit board, and electronic equipment
Patent Number: 7,176,570

Inventors: Takahashi; Toru (Chiba, JP), Watakabe; Toshio (Chiba, JP), Matsuno; Akira (Chiba, JP)
Title: Method of coating a fluorocarbon resin
Patent Number: 7,175,887

Inventors: Takaishi; Yoshihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing a semiconductor device including a memory cell array area and peripheral circuit area
Patent Number: 7,879,702

Inventors: Takaku; Masakazu (Mitaka, JP)
Title: Machine tool
Patent Number: 7,175,374

Inventors: Takakuwa; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Communications line monitoring system, relay apparatus, and communications line monitoring method
Patent Number: 7,882,419

Inventors: Takamura; Kazuhide (Mie-ken, JP), Katsumata; Ryota (Mie-ken, JP), Kidoh; Masaru (Mie-ken, JP), Uozumi; Yoshihiro (Aichi-ken, JP), Ichinose; Daigo (Mie-ken, JP), Matsuda; Toru (Mie-ken, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing semiconductor memory device and semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 8,946,809

Inventors: Takanezawa; Tetsuhiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Video display system, video display method, and computer-readable medium
Patent Number: 8,948,570

Inventors: Takano; Yuya (Nishio, JP), Taketsuna; Yasuji (Okazaki, JP), Kakiuchi; Eisaku (Toyota, JP), Tatebe; Katsuhiko (Seto, JP), Morino; Masahiro (Okazaki, JP), Takenaga; Tomohiro (Toyota, JP)
Title: Heat exchanger and method for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 8,944,147

Inventors: Takase; Masayuki (Inagi, JP), Endo; Hideki (Kokubunji, JP), Kanno; Takayuki (Yokohama, JP), Tanaka; Akihiko (Yokohama, JP), Ashi; Yoshihiro (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Nobuyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Packet transfer apparatus
Patent Number: 8,948,201

Inventors: Takayama; Kuniharu (Kawasaki, JP), Maeda; Yoshiharu (Kawasaki, JP), Naito; Hirohisa (Kawasaki, JP), Sekiguchi; Minoru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: System for selling, buying, lending, and renting virtual region and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,882,446

Inventors: Takayama; Toru (Atsugi, JP), Goto; Yuugo (Atsugi, JP), Maruyama; Junya (Ebina, JP), Ohno; Yumiko (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Method of transferring a laminate and method of manufacturing a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,945,331

Inventors: Takeda; Yukio (Sabae-shi, Fukui 916-0004, JP), Mikami; Teruo (Sabae-shi, Fukui 916-0019, JP)
Title: Method of producing a polarized lens and a casting die used in the same
Patent Number: 7,175,785

Inventors: Takemura; Kiyoshi (Yamato, JP), Tanaka; Nobuyoshi (Machida, JP), Ogawa; Makoto (Yamato, JP), Okada; Tadayuki (Yamato, JP)
Title: Decoding encoded data
Patent Number: 8,947,272

Inventors: Takenaka; Kazuyasu (Tokyo, JP), Ushinohama; Iwao (Kanagawa, JP), Ikemoto; Yuichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid discharger and liquid discharge adjustment method
Patent Number: 7,175,247

Inventors: Takeshita; Toshio (Kanagawa, JP), Ebine; Nobuhito (Tokyo, JP), Katsuno; Yoshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Tashiro; Kei (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for preventing erroneous loading of component-to-be-loaded on main body side apparatus, component-to-be-loaded and battery pack
Patent Number: 7,879,481

Inventors: Takeuchi; Kesatoshi (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Brushless electric machine
Patent Number: 7,880,356

Inventors: Takeuchi; Kesatoshi (Shioziri, JP)
Title: Power generating device utilizing hydrodynamic force
Patent Number: 7,880,319

Inventors: Takeuchi; Nobutaka (Kanagawa, JP), Ishibashi; Hitoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Fujimori; Kohta (Kanagawa, JP), Tanaka; Kayoko (Tokyo, JP), Hirayama; Yushi (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Naoto (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and image density control method
Patent Number: 7,881,629

Inventors: Takeuchi; Yukihisa (Nishikamo-gun, JP), Nanataki; Tsutomu (Toyoake, JP), Ohwada; Iwao (Nagoya, JP), Akao; Takayoshi (Kasugai, JP)
Title: High emission low voltage electron emitter
Patent Number: 7,176,609

Inventors: Tamaki; Kazuhide (Kawasaki, JP), Fujita; Ryuji (Kawasaki, JP), Niitsuma; Junichi (Kawasaki, JP), Sasaki; Takayuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Power consumption analyzing method and computer-readable storage medium
Patent Number: 7,882,458

Inventors: Tamiya; Keisuke (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Transmission apparatus and transmission method
Patent Number: 8,949,372

Inventors: Tamura; Makiya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Document managing system, method and apparatus, printing apparatus and information processing apparatus for the system, program for implementing the method, and storing medium storing the program
Patent Number: 7,882,125

Inventors: Tan; Tat Kin (Penang, MY), Lim; Lee Booi (Penang, MY), Choi; Sy Jong (Penang, MY)
Title: Network mobility security management
Patent Number: 7,881,470

Inventors: Tanabe; Kazuhiko (Kanagawa, JP), Terada; Hiroaki (Toyama, JP), Sugiura; Masahiro (Aichi, JP), Mizutani; Tetsuharu (Aichi, JP), Imamura; Keiichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Tanaka; Takashi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Soldering method and solder joint member
Patent Number: 7,176,388

Inventors: Tanahashi; Toshio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Serial interface circuit and serial receiver
Patent Number: 7,881,290

Inventors: Tanaka; Fuminori (Osaka, JP), Horibe; Ryusuke (Osaka, JP), Inoda; Takeshi (Osaka, JP), Ono; Masatoshi (Ibaraki, JP), Takano; Rikuo (Ibaraki, JP), Fukuoka; Toshimi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Microphone unit
Patent Number: 8,948,432

Inventors: Tanaka; Hiromasa (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical receiver and communication system
Patent Number: 8,948,615

Inventors: Tanaka; Kelly (Toronto, CA), Ciblat; Stephane (Montreal, CA), Rafai Far; Adel (Ville Mont-Royal, CA), Dietrich; Evelyne (Laval, CA)
Title: Phosphonated glycopeptide and lipoglycopeptide antibiotics and uses thereof for the prevention and treatment of bone and joint infections
Patent Number: 8,946,144

Inventors: Tanaka; Koichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Laser annealing method wherein reflected beams are minimized
Patent Number: 7,879,742

Inventors: Tanaka; Masanobu (Kanagawa, JP), Ishihara; Hirotsugu (Tokyo, JP), Shimamura; Toshiki (Kanagawa, JP), Kamei; Takahiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for producing metal thin film
Patent Number: 8,943,963

Inventors: Tanaka; Masanobu (Kanagawa, JP), Ishihara; Hirotsugu (Tokyo, JP), Shimamura; Toshiki (Kanagawa, JP), Kamei; Takahiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for producing metal thin film
Patent Number: 8,943,968

Inventors: Tanaka; Satoshi (Ebina, JP), Aoki; Matsuyuki (Ebina, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and calibration method
Patent Number: 7,177,558

Inventors: Tanaka; Shinsuke (Kawasaki, JP), Yamamoto; Tsuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor optical amplifier
Patent Number: 8,948,606

Inventors: Tanaka; Shuya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Signal processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,177,524

Inventors: Tanaka; Takuo (Saitama, JP), Kawata; Satoshi (Saitama, JP), Okamoto; Takayuki (Saitama, JP)
Title: Film, optical memory material with the film, and method for producing the film
Patent Number: 7,175,877

Inventors: Tanaka; Tomoji (Osaka, JP)
Title: Data receiving apparatus and image forming apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,177,039

Inventors: Tanaka; Toru (Sagamihara, JP), Nakajima; Noriko (Machida, JP), Amano; Takashi (Yokohama, JP), Kaneda; Yasunori (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Storage system and performance management method of storage system
Patent Number: 8,949,559

Inventors: Tanaka; Yoshinori (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Transmission method, radio base station and mobile station
Patent Number: 8,948,096

Inventors: Tang; Nai-Yuan (Taichung, TW)
Title: Light guide device having improved light efficiency and uniformity
Patent Number: 7,175,332

Inventors: Tani; Takashi (Yokohama, JP), Kajiwara; Yoshinori (Yaita, JP), Terui; Wataru (Yokohama, JP), Otomo; Takahiro (Yaita, JP)
Title: Wobble determining apparatus and method, optical disk device, and computer program
Patent Number: 8,947,989

Inventors: Taniguchi; Tsukasa (Hitachi, JP), Mikami; Hiroyuki (Hitachinaka, JP), Kikuchi; Satoshi (Hitachi, JP), Jyoraku; Fumio (Hitachiohta, JP), Harada; Hideyuki (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Rotor of permanent magnet rotating electric machine
Patent Number: 7,880,358

Inventors: Tao; Jian (Reno, NV)
Title: Soft nitrile medical gloves having improved glove relaxation properties
Patent Number: 7,176,260

Inventors: Tao; Ting (Fort Collins, CO), West; Paul R. (Fort Collins, CO), Beckley; Scott A. (Windsor, CO), Miller; Nicki R. (Ft. Collins, CO)
Title: Radiation-sensitive compositions and imageable materials
Patent Number: 7,175,949

Inventors: Tarassenko; Lionel (Oxford, GB), Hann; Alistair (Oxford, GB)
Title: Novelty detection with missing parameters
Patent Number: 8,949,072

Inventors: Tasaka; Kazuo (Eniwa, JP), Fujishima; Hirokazu (Chino, JP)
Title: Substrate transfer apparatus, method of transferring substrate, and method of manufacturing electro-optical device
Patent Number: 7,881,819

Inventors: Tashiro; Yoshihisa (Nikko, JP)
Title: Zoom lens system and camera including the same
Patent Number: 7,880,976

Inventors: Telford; John (Monteriggioni, IT), Grandi; Guido (Milan, IT), Margarit Y Ros; Immaculada (Siena, IT), Maione; Domenico (Castelnuovo Berardenga, IT)
Title: Immunogenic compositions for Streptococcus agalactiae
Patent Number: 8,945,589

Inventors: Telikepalli; Radha (Kanata, CA), Drwiega; Tadeusz (Kanata, CA)
Title: Expedited resource negotiation in SIP
Patent Number: 8,948,186

Inventors: Terashima; Toshikatsu (Nagano, JP), Ozawa; Eishi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Card processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,175,083

Inventors: Thakur; Randhir P. S. (San Jose, CA), Mak; Alfred W. (Union City, CA), Xi; Ming (Palo Alto, CA), Glenn; Walter Benjamin (Pacifica, CA), Khan; Ahmad A. (Milpitas, CA), Al-Shaikh; Ayad A. (Santa Clara, CA), Gelatos; Avgerinos V. (Redwood City, CA), Umotoy; Salvador P. (Antioch, CA)
Title: Apparatus for cyclical deposition of thin films
Patent Number: 7,175,713

Inventors: Tharion; Joseph (Balmain, AU), Granger; William (Balmain, AU), Ranger; Ralph Lewis (Balmain, AU), Bowyer; Graeme Kenneth (Balmain, AU), Thelander; Jason Mark (Balmain, AU)
Title: Measuring apparatus for performing positional analysis on an integrated circuit carrier
Patent Number: 7,880,900

Inventors: Thomas; Freeman (Laguna Beach, CA), Woodhouse; David (Newport Coast, CA), Bennett; Jordan (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Door handle system for an automotive vehicle
Patent Number: 8,943,752

Inventors: Thomason; Arlen (Thousand Oaks, CA), Liu; Benxian (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Title: Antibodies to fibroblast growth factor-like polypeptides
Patent Number: 7,879,323

Inventors: Thompson; David S. (West Lakeland, MN), Yang; Zhaohui (North Oaks, MN), Stay; Matthew S. (Saint Paul, MN)
Title: Diffractive luminaires
Patent Number: 8,944,662

Inventors: Thorpe; Philip E. (Dallas, TX), He; Jin (Dallas, TX)
Title: Compositions comprising cell-impermeant duramycin derivatives
Patent Number: 7,879,801

Inventors: Thum; Richard (Kornwestheim, DE)
Title: Device and method for monitoring the position of a cable in a cable operated transportation system and a cable operated transportation system
Patent Number: 7,880,633

Inventors: Thyrann; Thomas (Allschwill, CH), Janssen; Christian (Illerkirchberg, DE), Gidwani; Ramesh Matioram (Maharasthra, IN)
Title: Salts of rasagiline and pharmaceutical preparations thereof
Patent Number: 8,946,482

Inventors: Tian; Tao (San Diego, CA), Raveendran; Vijayalakshmi R. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Adaptive GOP structure in video streaming
Patent Number: 8,948,260

Inventors: Tidwell; Paul D. (Sammamish, WA), Moore; Timothy M. (Bellevue, WA), Xiang; Dong (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Establishing a multiparty session by sending invitations in parallel
Patent Number: 7,882,176

Inventors: Tiedtke; Hans Jurgen (Aachen, DE), Lussem; Horst (Duren, DE)
Title: Therapeutic catheter having sensor for monitoring distal environment
Patent Number: 7,175,605

Inventors: Tillmann; Nikolai (Redmond, WA), de Halleux; Jonathan Paul (Seattle, WA), Schulte; Wolfram (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Bounded program failure analysis and correction
Patent Number: 7,882,495

Inventors: Ting; Yung (Tao Yuan County, TW), Li; Chun-Chung (Tao Yuan County, TW)
Title: Sensing device for measuring a position of nanoscale motion apparatus
Patent Number: 7,880,478

Inventors: Tirkel; Anatol Zygmunt (East Brighton, AU), Gadek; Jerzy Fryderyk (East Brighton, AU)
Title: Near-field antenna array with signal processing
Patent Number: 7,176,828

Inventors: Toda; Naohiro (Yokohama, JP), Yanagawa; Yoshiki (Numazu, JP), Ikegami; Takaaki (Susono, JP), Yasuda; Makoto (Hiratsuka, JP), Orito; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image bearing member and image forming apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,879,519

Inventors: Toguchi; Takeharu (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Line head and image forming device using the same
Patent Number: 7,880,759

Inventors: Tomimatsu; Satoshi (Kokubunji, JP), Umemura; Kaoru (Musashino, JP), Madokoro; Yuichi (Kokubunji, JP), Kawanami; Yoshimi (Kokubunji, JP), Doi; Yasunori (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for specimen fabrication
Patent Number: 7,176,458

Inventors: Tominaga; Masahiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus and method for controlling printing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,947,683

Inventors: Tomioka; Hiroto (Chino, JP)
Title: Terahertz wave detection device, terahertz wavelength filter, imaging device, and measurement device
Patent Number: 8,946,633

Inventors: Tomioka; Ryoko (Saitama, JP)
Title: Three lens group zoom lens
Patent Number: 7,177,100

Inventors: Tomioka; Ukyo (Saitama-ken, JP)
Title: Variable magnification optical system and imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 8,947,786

Inventors: Tong; Zhanmin (Singapore, SG), Tan; Chin Chye (Singapore, SG)
Title: Latch mechanism
Patent Number: 7,175,216

Inventors: Torris; Anthony (Montclair, NJ), Bramley; Alistair (Brooklyn, NY), Formosa; Dan (Piermont, NY), Freitag; Eric (New York, NY)
Title: Syringe safety assembly
Patent Number: 8,945,065

Inventors: Tour; James M. (Bellaire, TX), Stewart; Michael P. (Houston, TX)
Title: Method of making a molecule-surface interface
Patent Number: 7,176,146

Inventors: Toyoda; Hirobumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Gaming machine
Patent Number: 7,878,897

Inventors: Toyoda; Hirobumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Gaming machine
Patent Number: 7,878,898

Inventors: Toyoda; Yoshihiko (Hyogo, JP), Sakamoto; Takao (Hyogo, JP), Sugahara; Kazuyuki (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,176,491

Inventors: Toyonori; Masatsugu (Yokohama, JP), Matsumoto; Ryota (Yokohama, JP), Narumi; Yuki (Hiratsuka, JP), Hashimoto; Koichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Charging device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,948,657

Inventors: Tran; Nathaniel Tue (Irvine, CA)
Title: Methods and reagents for differential proteomic analysis
Patent Number: 7,175,986

Inventors: Trantoul; Francois (Lunel, FR)
Title: Anti-counterfeiting marker for affixing variable entries on a support to be marked, method and resulting mark
Patent Number: 7,175,206

Inventors: Trochut; Severin (Gilly sur Isere, FR)
Title: Auto-adjustment of RC cells within a circuit
Patent Number: 7,176,699

Inventors: Trotta; Brian W. (Lenexa, KS), Wills; Christopher Charles (Gladstone, MO)
Title: System and method for collecting and transporting simulation data
Patent Number: 7,881,914

Inventors: Trotta; Brian W. (Lenexa, KS), Wills; Christopher Charles (Gladstone, MO)
Title: System and method for collecting and modeling object simulation data
Patent Number: 7,881,915

Inventors: Tschope; Jurgen (Selm, DE), Mundry; Sebastian M (Ludinghausen, DE), Frank; Reiner (Gevelsberg, DE)
Title: Sheathed cable for underground mining
Patent Number: 7,175,460

Inventors: Tseng; Fu-Yen (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Circuit board assembly
Patent Number: 7,881,067

Inventors: Tsuang; Ming T. (La Jolla, CA), Everall; Ian P. (San Diego, CA), Glatt; Stephen J. (Liverpool, NY), Kremen; William S. (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Detection of biomarkers for neuropsychiatric disorders
Patent Number: 7,879,548

Inventors: Tsuge; Noboru (Kariya, JP), Shiba; Nobuo (Toyohashi, JP)
Title: Variable reluctance type angle sensor
Patent Number: 8,947,075

Inventors: Tsujimoto; Takuya (Kawasaki, JP), Sato; Kazuyuki (Yokohama, JP), Sasaki; Toru (Yokohama, JP), Tsuzuki; Hidetoshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing system, image processing method, and image processing program
Patent Number: 8,947,519

Inventors: Tsujimura; Takatoshi (Shiga, JP), Tanaka; Atsushi (Shiga, JP), Murayama; Kohji (Shiga, JP)
Title: Organic light-emitting device, organic light-emitting display apparatus, and method of manufacturing organic light-emitting display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,176,620

Inventors: Tsukagoshi; Tetsuhito (Iruma, JP), Watanabe; Takeshi (Kodaira, JP), Kadota; Kuninobu (Higashimurayama, JP), Ogawa; Yuichiro (Fuchu, JP)
Title: Pneumatic tires
Patent Number: 7,879,170

Inventors: Tsukamoto; Akira (Toda, JP), Saitoh; Kazuo (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Magnetic immunoassay system
Patent Number: 8,945,469

Inventors: Tsukiji; Nobukazu (Kyoto, JP), Murakami; Kazuhiro (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Control circuit for step-up switching regulator
Patent Number: 8,947,056

Inventors: Tsurutani; Kazushi (Toyota, JP), Hayashi; Hitoshi (Toyota, JP), Sakai; Tsutomu (Kyoto, JP), Kondo; Mitsuru (Kyoto, JP), Nakajima; Hitoshi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Method for producing liquefied fuel oil using biomass as feedstock
Patent Number: 8,945,246

Inventors: Tsutsumi; Takuya (Tokyo, JP), Maeda; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image blur correction device, lens barrel and imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,881,597

Inventors: Tsybakov; Boris (San Diego, CA), Tiedemann, Jr.; Edward (Concord, MA), Gaal; Peter (San Diego, CA)
Title: Code channel management in a wireless communications system
Patent Number: 7,881,327

Inventors: Tuttle; John R (Boulder, CO)
Title: Methods and systems of determining physical characteristics associated with objects tagged with RFID tags
Patent Number: 7,880,618

Inventors: Tveit; Douglas (Willernie, MN)
Title: LED lighting system and method for external surfaces
Patent Number: 8,944,632

Inventors: Uchida; Hidetsugu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,879,657

Inventors: Uchida; Koji (Sendai, JP), Fukumoto; Masaaki (Yokohama, JP), Sugimura; Toshiaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Living organism conductive actuator
Patent Number: 7,177,435

Inventors: Uchida; Shinji (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Magnetic recording medium and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 8,945,364

Inventors: Uchikawa; Hideki (Kawasaki, JP), Fukushima; Kentaro (Kawasaki, JP), Araki; Hideyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Radio-frequency communication control system, radio-frequency communication control method and computer-readable storage medium
Patent Number: 7,881,676

Inventors: Udagawa; Hiroaki (Kanagawa, JP), Jorgensen; Christian Isak (Bagsvaerd, DK)
Title: Methods for recombinant expression of a polypeptide comprising a carbohydrate binding module using a host cell having reduced expression of a protease
Patent Number: 8,945,879

Inventors: Ueda; Masaaki (Tokyo, JP), Kashima; Ryuichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing substrate for magnetic disk, apparatus for manufacturing substrate for magnetic disk, and method of manufacturing magnetic disk
Patent Number: 7,175,511

Inventors: Uematsu; Akira (Suwa, JP)
Title: Receiving device
Patent Number: 7,176,709

Inventors: Uematsu; Satoshi (Toyota, JP)
Title: Welding structure for synthetic resin intake manifold
Patent Number: 7,174,873

Inventors: Uemura; Soichi (Shizuoka, JP), Sugimoto; Wataru (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Air cleaner and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,879,124

Inventors: Ueno; Masaki (Itami, JP), Yoshizumi; Yusuke (Itami, JP), Nakamura; Takao (Itami, JP)
Title: Method of forming p-type gallium nitride based semiconductor, method of forming nitride semiconductor device, and method of forming epitaxial wafer
Patent Number: 7,879,636

Inventors: Uensal; Buelent (91058 Erlangen, DE), Trimis; Dimosthenis (70962 Fuerth, DE), Durst; Franz (91094 Langensendelbach, DE)
Title: Method and device for determining the instantaneous mass flow of pulsating flows
Patent Number: 7,881,885

Inventors: Uensal; Oemer (Mainz, DE), Kiefer; Joachim (Losheim am See, DE), Kundler; Isabel (Konigstein, DE), Weber; Mathias (Russelsheim, DE), Padberg; Christoph (Wiesbaden, DE), Schmidt; Thomas (Frankfurt, DE), Baurmeister; Jochen (Eppstein, DE), Calundann; Gordon (North Plainfield, NJ), Hoppes; Glen (Bochum, DE)
Title: Method for conditioning membrane-electrode-units for fuel cells
Patent Number: 8,945,736

Inventors: Ueoka; Atsushi (Yokohama, JP), Ishizaki; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP), Kaneda; Yasunori (Sagamihara, JP), Yamamoto; Masayuki (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Computer system, management computer, and volume allocation change method of management computer
Patent Number: 7,882,303

Inventors: Uhlen; Mathias (Stucksund, SE), Ponten; Fredrik (Uppsala, SE), Jirstrom; Karin (Limhamn, SE), Brennan; Donal J. (Dublin, IE)
Title: Treatment prediction involving HMGCR
Patent Number: 8,945,832

Inventors: Uhler; Adam (Sterling, OH)
Title: Clutch housing with wide lever spring retention slots and clutch housing with axially off-set tabs
Patent Number: 8,944,229

Inventors: Uke; Alan (Del Mar, CA), Wright; Steven (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Multi-lens zoom system and method for flashlights
Patent Number: 7,175,299

Inventors: Ullah; Ismat (Cranbury, NJ), Wiley; Gary J. (Jackson, NJ)
Title: Palatable oral suspension and method
Patent Number: 7,175,856

Inventors: Ulrich; Richard J. (Whitestone, NY), Ziegler; William R. (East Northport, NY), Disalvo; Nicholas L. (Levittown, NY), Germain; Frantz (Rosedale, NY)
Title: ALCI with reset lockout and independent trip
Patent Number: 7,177,126

Inventors: Underwood; Richard Paul (Allentown, PA), Tentarelli; Stephen Clyde (Schnecksville, PA)
Title: Seal between metal and ceramic conduits
Patent Number: 8,944,437

Inventors: Urquizo; Alex (Burlington, MA), Boynton; Scott A. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Devices, softwares and methods for selectively limiting the duration of an individual Modem-On-Hold session
Patent Number: 7,177,408

Inventors: Usui; Minoru (Nagano, JP), Tsukada; Kenji (Nagano, JP), Kanaya; Munehide (Nagano, JP)
Title: Liquid container having liquid consumption detecting device
Patent Number: 7,175,244

Inventors: Usui; Nobuaki (Kawasaki, JP), Asano; Tetsuo (Kanazawa, JP)
Title: Halftoning method and apparatus, and computer-readable recording medium in which halftoning program is recorded
Patent Number: 7,177,051

Inventors: Utakouji; Akira (Kawasaki, JP), Kawashima; Shinichi (Kawasaki, JP), Ono; Mitsuhiro (Kawasaki, JP), Tsuji; Kazutomo (Kawasaki, JP), Oba; Toshinao (Shinagawa, JP)
Title: Radio frequency repeater
Patent Number: 7,881,659

Inventors: Utsuki; Shingo (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshioka; Keiichi (Tokyo, JP), Ichioka; Hidetoshi (Tokyo, JP), Wakai; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP), Takagi; Hiroshi (Saitama, JP), Arishima; Yoshiaki (Kanagawa, JP), Nakayama; Ayako (Kanagawa, JP), Fujita; Koji (Tokyo, JP), Kondo; Shigeharu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Video search assisting method, video search assisting device, and broadcast receiving apparatus
Patent Number: 7,882,523

Inventors: Utsunomiya; Takehito (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image reading apparatus, control method of image reading apparatus, and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,947,749

Inventors: Vaidyaselvan; Ramalingam (Marlboro, NJ)
Title: Multi-sided ladder assembly and methods of utilizing same
Patent Number: 8,944,212

Inventors: Vail; Sean (Vancouver, WA), Foley; Gary (Portland, OR), Koposov; Alexey (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Alkali metal-doped solution-processed metal chalcogenides
Patent Number: 8,945,980

Inventors: Vaishampayan; Umesh S. (Santa Clara, CA), Chimene; Daniel A. (San Francisco, CA), Heller; Daniel S. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method for tracking memory usages of a data processing system
Patent Number: 8,949,518

Inventors: Valdes; Joaquin Mario (Mundelein, IL), Paulson; Susan K. (Downers Grove, IL)
Title: Methods of treating psoriasis by administration of antibodies to the p40 subunit of IL-12 and/or IL-23
Patent Number: 8,945,545

Inventors: Van Bortel; David P. (Victor, NY), Williamson; Brendan H. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Liquid supply systems, fusers and methods of supplying liquids in printing apparatuses
Patent Number: 7,881,649

Inventors: van der Houwen; Eduard Berend (Groningen, NL), Verkerke; Gijsbertus Jacobus (Glimmen, NL), van der Laan; Bernandus Franciscus Augustinus Maria (Haren, NL)
Title: Tracheostoma valve
Patent Number: 8,944,063

Inventors: Van Der Zee; Thomas Martinus (Enchede, NL), Nitert; Wilhelmus Gerhardus (Eindhoven, NL), Aberg; Jan (Lund, SE), Nilsson; Stefan (Lund, SE)
Title: Methods of transmitting data packets without exceeding a maximum queue time period and related devices
Patent Number: 7,177,274

Inventors: Van Krevel; Joost Willem Hendrik (Beverwijk, NL), Wigchert; Albertus Johannes Maria (Sant-poort-Noord, NL), Palaniswamy; Ganesan (Beverwijk, NL)
Title: Layered system for producing a solar cell on a metal substrate, method for producing said layered system
Patent Number: 8,945,972

Inventors: van Nee; D. J. Richard (De Meern, NL), Jones; Vincent K. (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Advanced wireless packet transmission scheme with enhancements to accommodate basic wireless packet transmission scheme
Patent Number: 8,948,198

Inventors: Van Vliembergen; Eduardus J. W. (AX Venlo, NL)
Title: Printer as well as a method for controlling such a printer
Patent Number: 7,177,554

Inventors: Vande Brake; Kenneth R. (Alton, IA), Nibbelink; Jeffrey S. (Sioux Center, IA)
Title: Air spring and shock absorber assembly for use in suspension systems
Patent Number: 7,175,165

Inventors: Vandoni; Guido (Correzzana, IT), Oliani; Carlo (Hortolandia, BR), Coelho; Adriano (Hortolandia, BR), Zaniboni; Heny (Hortolandia, BR)
Title: Sublingual Formulations of Ketorolac or Salts Thereof
Patent Number: 7,879,901

Inventors: Varga; John T. (Longmont, CO), Visoski; Rose E. (Louisville, CO), Ward; David (Broomfield, CO), Keeble; Robert (Edgewater, CO)
Title: Parallel rip processing for sheet images that include graphics defined by a job ticket
Patent Number: 8,947,743

Inventors: Varma; Pradeep (New Delhi, IN), Gupta; Manish (Bangalore, IN), Gupta; Monika (New Delhi, IN), Katta; Naga Praveen Kumar (Rajahmundry, IN)
Title: Automatic pipeline parallelization of sequential code
Patent Number: 8,949,809

Inventors: Vavassori; Paolo (Bergamo, IT), Iommi; Alessandro (Breno, IT)
Title: Optical fiber, optical fiber filter, and optical amplifier
Patent Number: 7,177,511

Inventors: Veerasamy; Vijayen S. (Ann Arbor, MI), Bracamonte; Martin D. (Pinehurst, NC)
Title: Polycrystalline silicon thick films for photovoltaic devices or the like, and methods of making same
Patent Number: 8,946,062

Inventors: Venca; Alessandro (Alessandria, IT), Ottini; Daniele (Pavia, IT), Rezzi; Francesco (Pavia, IT), Castello; Rinaldo (Arcore, IT)
Title: Cascode compensation circuit and method for amplifier stability
Patent Number: 7,880,545

Inventors: Venkatachalam; Muthaiah (Beaverton, OR), Taaghol; Pouya (San Jose, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for IP address allocation
Patent Number: 8,949,454

Inventors: Verbauwhede; Ingrid (Santa Monica, CA), Tiri; Kris J. V. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Wave dynamic differential logic
Patent Number: 8,947,123

Inventors: Verrall; Mark (Dorset, GB), Ward; Jeremy (Poole, GB), Hanmer; James (Hampshire, GB), Coates; David (Wimborne, GB)
Title: Combination of optical elements
Patent Number: 7,175,890

Inventors: Vetter; Ingo (Karben, DE)
Title: Personal care appliance kit
Patent Number: 8,947,358

Inventors: Vicentini; Marco G. (Turin, IT)
Title: Manual spray gun and associated disposable cup
Patent Number: 7,175,110

Inventors: Vilalta; Adrian (San Diego, CA), Margalith; Michal (Solana Beach, CA), Dong; Lichun (Seattle, WA), Koelle; David (Seattle, WA)
Title: Compositions and methods for vaccinating against HSV-2
Patent Number: 7,879,339

Inventors: Ville; Johan (Boechout, BE), Van Hulle; Koen (Rumst, BE)
Title: Image data compression
Patent Number: 7,177,478

Inventors: Vinayagam; Anand (Northridge, CA), Magret; Vincent (Oak Park, CA)
Title: Facilitating self configuring link aggregation using link aggregation control protocol
Patent Number: 7,881,230

Inventors: Virdy; Ajaipal Singh (Loudoun County, VA)
Title: System and method for identifying an owner of a web page on the World-Wide Web
Patent Number: 8,949,256

Inventors: Virolainen; Antti (Espoo, FI)
Title: Apparatus, methods and computer readable storage mediums for providing a user interface
Patent Number: 8,947,400

Inventors: Vlachos; Michail (Tarrytown, NY), Yu; Philip Shi-Lung (Chappaqua, NY)
Title: Systems and methods for computation of optimal distance bounds on compressed time-series data
Patent Number: 7,882,126

Inventors: Vlottes; Peter (La Harlingen, NL), Slouwerhof; Wim (Jd Leeuwarden, NL), Lefebvre; Amy A. (Pottstown, PA), Wanat; Robert A. (Langhorne, PA)
Title: Moulded object exhibiting a polychromatic effect, associated light device and resin
Patent Number: 7,879,927

Inventors: Vogan; Andrew W. (Portland, OR), Byom; Matthew J. (San Jose, CA), Post; Daniel J. (Campbell, CA)
Title: Trim token journaling
Patent Number: 8,949,512

Inventors: Vogt; Sebastian (Erfurt, DE), Buchner; Hubert (Nurnberg, DE)
Title: Dispensing device for cartridges
Patent Number: 8,944,296

Inventors: von Mettenheim; Barbara (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Pedicure protection device and system
Patent Number: 8,943,710

Inventors: Voo; Thart Fah (Singapore, SG)
Title: Method and system for canceling feedback current in an amplifier system
Patent Number: 7,881,001

Inventors: Wach; Michael L. (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Elevating numerical aperture of optical systems
Patent Number: 8,948,560

Inventors: Wada; Naoya (Koganei, JP), Harai; Hiroaki (Koganei, JP), Chujo; Wataru (Koganei, JP), Kubota; Fumito (Koganei, JP)
Title: Method for routing optical packets using multiple wavelength labels, optical packet router using multiple wavelength labels, and optical packet network that uses multiple wavelength labels
Patent Number: 7,177,543

Inventors: Wakamatsu; Takashi (Hitachinaka, JP), Ohnishi; Yuki (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Device for crystallizing biopolymer, cell of solution for crystallizing biopolymer, method for controlling alignment of biopolymer, method for crystallizing biopolymer and biopolymer crystal
Patent Number: 8,945,303

Inventors: Wakayama; Hiroyuki (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Automatic transmission shifter assembly for automotive vehicles
Patent Number: 7,174,802

Inventors: Walsh; James D. (Rochester, NY), Foley; Timothy P. (Marion, NY)
Title: Simplified resetting thumper assembly
Patent Number: 7,881,642

Inventors: Wanasundara; Udaya (Saskatoon, CA), Grushcow; Jack (Vancouver, CA), Shuanghui; Lui (Saskatoon, CA)
Title: Recovery and purification of hydroxy fatty acids from source oils
Patent Number: 8,946,461

Inventors: Wang; Baoning (Chengdu, CN)
Title: Multi-Target recombination gene and the application of its protein to prevent and cure Helicobacter pylori
Patent Number: 8,945,585

Inventors: Wang; Carl B. (Raleigh, NC), Hang; Kenneth Warren (Hillsborough, NC), Needes; Christopher R. (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Process for the constrained sintering of a pseudo-symmetrically configured low temperature cofired ceramic structure
Patent Number: 7,175,724

Inventors: Wang; Fan (Nagoya, CN), Murase; Yuukou (Nagoya, JP), Sugiura; Yoshie (Nagoya, JP), Takaoka; Akira (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Power line communication system for vehicle
Patent Number: 8,948,275

Inventors: Wang; Haiming (Beijing, CN), Han; Jing (Beijing, CN), Chen; Zixiong (Beijing, CN), Zeng; Erlin (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method and apparatus for managing interference handling overhead
Patent Number: 8,948,077

Inventors: Wang; Laung-Terng (Sunnyvale, CA), Touba; Nur A. (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for hybrid ring generator design
Patent Number: 8,949,299

Inventors: Wang; Michael Mao (San Diego, CA), Vrcelj; Bojan (San Diego, CA), Ling; Fuyun (San Diego, CA), Vijayan; Rajiv (San Diego, CA)
Title: Apparatus and methods for timing recovery in a wireless transceiver
Patent Number: 8,948,329

Inventors: Wang; Peng (Shenzhen, CN), Tseng; Wen-Haw (Taipei Hsien, TW), Wong; Shih-Fang (Taipei-Hsien, TW)
Title: Touchpad cover apparatus and electronic device using the same
Patent Number: 7,880,731

Inventors: Wang; Tiejun (Alexandria, VA), Halal; William E. (Washington, DC), Wang; Tiehong (Alexandria, VA), Wang; Ximing (Beijing, CN)
Title: Methods, systems and apparatus for displaying the multimedia information from wireless communication networks
Patent Number: 8,948,814

Inventors: Wang; Yao-Ting (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Frequency division multiplexing (FDM) lithography
Patent Number: 7,879,538

Inventors: Wang; Ynjiun Paul (Cupertino, CA), Qu; Huyu (San Jose, CA)
Title: RFID devices using metamaterial antennas
Patent Number: 8,944,330

Inventors: Wang; Zhao-Jun (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for pulse width modulation
Patent Number: 7,880,523

Inventors: Wang; Zhaoyin (Kirkland, CA)
Title: Heterocyclic molecules as apoptosis inducers
Patent Number: 8,946,445

Inventors: Warashina; Makoto (Wako, JP), Uchitani; Hiroaki (Wako, JP), Sasaki; Hideshi (Wako, JP)
Title: Bush cutting machine
Patent Number: 7,174,639

Inventors: Warner; Paul (Waltham, MA), Rothwell; Elizabeth (Somerville, MA), Ryan; Christopher (Waltham, MA)
Title: Dual-side unfoldable building modules
Patent Number: 8,943,759

Inventors: Warren; Samuel (Mount Airy, MD)
Title: Real time monitoring and control of communications networks and radio frequency distribution networks
Patent Number: 8,949,076

Inventors: Warrow; Theodore U. (Dearborn, MI), Warrow; Michael J. (Bloomfield Hills, MI)
Title: Double-sided self-cleansing media
Patent Number: 7,879,232

Inventors: Watabe; Yoshifumi (Tondabayashi, JP), Honda; Yoshiaki (Souraku-gun, JP)
Title: Pressure wave generator and production method therefor
Patent Number: 7,881,157

Inventors: Watanabe; Tomofumi (Gifu-ken, JP), Hayashi; Koji (Hashima, JP), Uchida; Hideto (Katano, JP), Tsukamizu; Yuichiro (Ichinomiya, JP), Kamiya; Tomonori (Bisai, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for recording data on an optical disc
Patent Number: 7,177,252

Inventors: Watanabe; Yoshio (Nagano, JP), Ihara; Hirokazu (Nagano, JP)
Title: Mold monitoring apparatus for injection molding machine
Patent Number: 7,175,408

Inventors: Watariuchi; Satoki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer-readable recording medium to selectively acquire and transmit registered information
Patent Number: 8,947,704

Inventors: Weaver; Jimmie D. (Duncan, OK), McCabe; Michael A. (Duncan, OK), Slabaugh; Billy (Duncan, OK), Parker; Mark (Duncan, OK), Walters; Harold (Duncan, OK)
Title: Method to depolymerize as well as derivatize a polysaccharide in a hydrocarbon slurry
Patent Number: 7,174,960

Inventors: Webb; Derek J. (Derby, GB)
Title: Method for playing Blackjack with a three card poker wager ("21+3")
Patent Number: 7,175,180

Inventors: Wedding; Carol Ann (Toledo, OH)
Title: Positive column tubular PDP
Patent Number: 7,176,628

Inventors: Wei; Mei (Coventry, CT), Peng; Fei (Willington, CT), Xu; Zhi-kang (Hangzhou, CN)
Title: Electrospun apatite/polymer nano-composite scaffolds
Patent Number: 7,879,093

Inventors: Wei; Qingsong (Singapore, SG), Okada; Kanzo (Singapore, SG)
Title: Memory storage device, and a related zone-based block management and mapping method
Patent Number: 8,949,568

Inventors: Wei; Zhi-Liang (Foster City, CA), Gowlugari; Sumithra (Hayward, CA), Kaub; Carl (San Diego, CA), Wang; Zhan (Palo Alto, CA), Cao; Yeyu (Foster City, CA), Kincaid; John (Hayward, CA)
Title: Amide compounds, compositions and uses thereof
Patent Number: 8,946,439

Inventors: Weinstein; Joseph J. (Somerville, MA), Rosenzweig; Vladimir (Belmont, MA), Keller; Joseph (Ledyard, CT)
Title: Systems and methods for forming an adjacency graph for exchanging network routing data
Patent Number: 7,881,229

Inventors: Welsh; John (Olsberg, DE)
Title: Lithium manganese dioxide cell
Patent Number: 7,175,935

Inventors: Wen; Jiangtao (Los Angeles, CA), Villasenor; John D. (Los Angeles, CA), Park; Jeong-hoon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for representing encoding upon coding information
Patent Number: 7,177,355

Inventors: Werner; Wolfgang (Munich, DE), Hirler; Franz (Isen, DE)
Title: Semiconductor component having discontinuous drift zone control dielectric arranged between drift zone and drift control zone and a method of making the same
Patent Number: 7,880,224

Inventors: Werth; Jennifer A. (Holland, MI), Deuel; Eric S. (Allendale, MI), Dassen; Arne (Holland, MI), Hamelink; L. Robert (Hamilton, MI)
Title: Roof system for a vehicle
Patent Number: 8,947,603

Inventors: Wessel; David (El Cerrito, CA), Battenberg; Eric (Berkeley, CA), Schmeder; Andrew (Oakland, CA), Fitz; Kelly (Eden Prairie, MN), Edwards; Brent (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Hearing aid fitting procedure and processing based on subjective space representation
Patent Number: 8,948,427

Inventors: Weston; Denise Chapman (Wakefield, RI), Briggs; Rick A. (Springfield, IL), Barney; Jonathan A. (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Multi-layered interactive play experience
Patent Number: 7,878,905

Inventors: Wheatley; Charles E. (Del Mar, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for determining repeater use in wireless communications
Patent Number: 7,881,249

Inventors: Wicker; Jason M. (Pittsboro, NC), Wilson; Ryan R. (Rolesville, NC)
Title: Instructing web clients to ignore scripts in specified portions of web pages
Patent Number: 8,949,709

Inventors: Wigglesworth; Craig Douglas (Kanata, CA), Watkinson; David (Kanata, CA), Fischer; John (Stittsville, CA)
Title: Communication system and method of configuring a communication interface
Patent Number: 8,948,045

Inventors: Wilkes; Kenneth R. (Asheville, NC)
Title: Container made from expanded plastic film
Patent Number: 8,945,459

Inventors: Willcox; Charles R. (Eden Prairie, MN)
Title: MEMS-based actuator devices using electrets
Patent Number: 7,177,505

Inventors: Williams; Lyndsay (Girton, GB), Wang; Jian (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method of generating digital ink thickness information
Patent Number: 7,176,906

Inventors: Williamson; Mark A. (Naperville, IL), Wiedmeyer; Stanley G. (Glen Ellyn, IL), Willit; James L. (Batavia, IL), Barnes; Laurel A. (Chicago, IL), Blaskovitz; Robert J. (Lockport, IL)
Title: Cathode scraper system and method of using the same for removing uranium
Patent Number: 8,945,354

Inventors: Wilson; Darren P. (London, GB), Richards; Nicholas R. (London, GB), Bilgen; Aras (Hillsboro, OR), Hohndel; Dirk (Portland, OR)
Title: Augmenting user interface elements with information
Patent Number: 8,949,858

Inventors: Wilson; James (Foxboro, MA), Stein; Yosef (Sharon, MA), Kablotsky; Joshua A. (Carlisle, MA)
Title: Compute unit with an internal bit FIFO circuit
Patent Number: 7,882,284

Inventors: Wilson; Robert J. (West Palm Beach, FL), Foster; Gregory S. (West Palm Beach, FL)
Title: Concrete from stake system with self-sealing plug
Patent Number: 7,174,681

Inventors: Wirbeleit; Frank (Dresden, DE)
Title: Body controlled double channel transistor and circuits comprising the same
Patent Number: 7,880,239

Inventors: Witschel; Matthias (Bad Durkheim, DE), Zagar; Cyrill (Mannheim, DE), Hupe; Eike (Ludwigshafen, DE), Kuhn; Toralf (Mannheim, DE), Moberg; William Karl (Hassloch, DE), Parra Rapado; Liliana (Offenburg, DE), Stelzer; Frank (Mannheim, DE), Vescovi; Andrea (Mannheim, DE), Rack; Michael (Eppelheim, DE), Reinhard; Robert (Ludwigshafen, DE), Sievernich; Bernd (Ha.beta.loch, DE), Gro.beta.mann; Klaus (Neuhofen, DE), Ehrhardt; Thomas (Speyer, DE)
Title: Heteroaroyl-substituted serineamides
Patent Number: 7,879,761

Inventors: Wittmann-Price; Ruth (Bethlehem, PA), Unger; Andrew (Bethlehem, PA), Thear; Gayle H. (Macungie, PA), Thear; Edward G. (Macungie, PA)
Title: Sensory developmental cap
Patent Number: 7,878,968

Inventors: Wolf; Paul (Mandan, ND)
Title: Trailer light tester
Patent Number: 8,947,096

Inventors: Woloszko; Jean (Austin, TX), Jenkins; Thomas (Oakland, CA)
Title: Internally located return electrode electrosurgical apparatus, system and method
Patent Number: 7,879,034

Inventors: Woltering; Peter (Neuenkirchen, DE), Dulle; Karl Heinz (Olfen, DE), Kiefer; Randolf (Gelsenkirchen, DE), Oelmann; Stefan (Hemer, DE), Baumer; Ulf-Steffen (Dormund, DE)
Title: Electrolysis cell
Patent Number: 8,945,358

Inventors: Wong; Kwok Kay (Epping, AU)
Title: Remote access of heterogeneous data
Patent Number: 7,882,122

Inventors: Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Livermore, CA)
Title: System for perfusion management
Patent Number: 7,879,023

Inventors: Wood; Aimee D (Tigard, OR), Safranek; Robert J. (Portland, OR)
Title: Non-snoop read/write operations in a system supporting snooping
Patent Number: 7,882,311

Inventors: Wood; Roland A. (Bloomington, MN), Rezachek; Tom (Cottage Grove, MN)
Title: Micro fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,879,472

Inventors: Woodcraft; John (Amersham, GB), Jones; L Clare (Amersham, GB), Gaeta; Alessandra (Amersham, GB), Trigg; John William (Amersham, GB), Jones; Alexander Paul (Amersham, GB), Plant; Stuart (Amersham, GB), Jackson; Alexander (Amersham, GB)
Title: Automated radiosynthesis
Patent Number: 8,946,410

Inventors: Woodward; Gary (Cheshire, GB), Otter; Graham Philip (Worcestershire, GB), Davis; Keith Philip (Staffordshire, GB), Carmichael; Kim (Coventry, GB)
Title: Biodegradable polymers
Patent Number: 7,879,964

Inventors: Worledge; Daniel C. (Poughquag, NY)
Title: Magnetic tunnel junction transistor
Patent Number: 7,880,250

Inventors: Worley; Billy J. (Hixson, TN), Doss; Robert L. (Ringgold, GA), Lashley; David G. (Cartersville, GA)
Title: Microphone with reduced noise
Patent Number: 7,881,464

Inventors: Wright; Richard B. (Akron, OH)
Title: Asymmetric wrench and fastener system
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Inventors: Wright; Stephen G. (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Accordion fencing system
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Inventors: Wu; Daniel P. H. (Hsin-Feng Hsiang, TW)
Title: Wheel bracket mechanism for an electric wheelchair equipped with auxiliary wheels
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Inventors: Wu; Dongping (Dresden, DE)
Title: Integrated circuit including an insulating structure below a source/drain region and method
Patent Number: 7,880,210

Inventors: Wu; Fei (Beijing, CN), Walsh; Hugh (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Method and system for verification
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Inventors: Wu; Jen-Shi (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Video signal separating method and related apparatus
Patent Number: 7,176,984

Inventors: Wu; Jian-Guo (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Electronic device with ejection mechanism
Patent Number: 8,947,885

Inventors: Wu; Kai-Wen (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Light source using laser diodes
Patent Number: 8,948,552

Inventors: Wu; Kuo-Ming (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Hung-Kun (Hsinchu, TW), Chiu; Mao-Ching (Hsinchu, TW), Cheng; Jui-Hsi (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Avoidance mechanism for co-channel interference in a network
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Inventors: Wu; Zhao (San Jose, CA), Liao; Heng (Belcarra, CA)
Title: Transmit virtual concatenation processor
Patent Number: 7,177,314

Inventors: Wyatt; David Anthony (San Jose, CA)
Title: Managing wasted active power in processors based on loop iterations and number of instructions executed since last loop
Patent Number: 7,882,381

Inventors: Wykes; Nathan E. (Broomfield, CO), Brackney; Kevin M. (Westminster, CO), McGinn, Jr.; John E. (Pittsboro, NC), Doyle; Brian P. (Denver, CO), Wang; Jeff (Longmont, CO), Brown; James D. (Pine, CO), Harman; James D. (Arvada, CO)
Title: System and method for storing item attributes in an electronic catalog
Patent Number: 7,882,156

Inventors: Wyman; Eric (Austin, TX), Pearce; Thomas (Ruther Glen, VA), Manzi; Mark (Chesterfield, VA), Lomerson, Jr.; Roland (Bradenton, FL)
Title: Combination seal bar and cutter
Patent Number: 7,174,699

Inventors: Wyman; Troy Alan (Grand Rapids, MI), Cochrane; Steven (Grand Rapids, MI), Hummel; Benjamin Patrick (Rockford, MI)
Title: Container assembly mountable to a door
Patent Number: 8,944,531

Inventors: Xiao; Wei-Guo (Shenzhen, CN), Chen; Yi-Ying (New Taipei, TW), Lin; Chiu-Hsiung (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Resistive touch panel and resistive touch electronic device
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Inventors: Xie; Ruilong (Niskayuna, NY), Cai; Xiuyu (Niskayuna, NY), Cheng; Kangguo (Schenectady, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Integrated circuits having replacement gate structures and methods for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 8,946,793

Inventors: Yabe; Kenta (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Server apparatus, terminal apparatus, and printing system and data conversion method thereof
Patent Number: 8,947,701

Inventors: Yabu; Masato (Hitachi, JP), Tsuchiya; Kenji (Hitachi, JP), Morita; Ayumu (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Switchgear
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Inventors: Yagi; Tomoyuki (Honjo, JP), Endo; Tadao (Honjo, JP), Kameshima; Toshio (Kumagaya, JP), Takenaka; Katsuro (Honjo, JP), Yokoyama; Keigo (Honjo, JP)
Title: Radiation imaging apparatus and its driving method and program
Patent Number: 7,880,145

Inventors: Yagihashi; Ayumu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: W-CDMA communication system and method of controlling CQI transmission cycle
Patent Number: 8,948,140

Inventors: Yamada; Ryuuji (Tokyo, JP), Gouda; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Takeuchi; Katsuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Projection type display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,177,078

Inventors: Yamagajo; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP), Maniwa; Toru (Kawasaki, JP), Kai; Manabu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Tag device, antenna, and portable card
Patent Number: 7,880,680

Inventors: Yamagishi; Hisashi (Chichibu, JP), Higuchi; Hiroshi (Chichibu, JP), Hayashi; Junji (Chichibu, JP), Kawata; Akira (Chichibu, JP)
Title: Multi-piece solid golf ball
Patent Number: 7,175,544

Inventors: Yamagishi; Hisashi (Hanno, JP), Imamoto; Yasunori (Saginuma, JP)
Title: Golf club head
Patent Number: 7,878,923

Inventors: Yamagishi; Yasuaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Multicasting system and multicasting method
Patent Number: 7,882,531

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Hisakatsu (Kawasaki, JP), Doi; Yoshiyasu (Kawasaki, JP), Tamura; Hirotaka (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Data transmitting circuit and transmitting method
Patent Number: 7,880,543

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Seiji (Mishima, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus with developer supply control
Patent Number: 7,881,623

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Susumu (Hachioji, JP), Hattori; Hiroyuki (Hachioji, JP), Tansho; Kazuo (Hachioji, JP), Hoshino; Yasushi (Hachioji, JP), Honda; Yuichi (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Image pickup device and image pickup lens
Patent Number: 7,880,796

Inventors: Yamamoto; Hiroaki (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Decompression valve
Patent Number: 8,944,097

Inventors: Yamamoto; Kazuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and print system
Patent Number: 7,880,917

Inventors: Yamamoto; Kenichi (Yokohama, JP), Tanai; Hiromi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Information managing apparatus, information managing method, and computer product
Patent Number: 7,882,096

Inventors: Yamanaka; Katsutoshi (Kitayushu, JP)
Title: Current-source power converting apparatus
Patent Number: 8,947,897

Inventors: Yamanashi; Tomofumi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Encoding device, decoding device and methods therefor
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Inventors: Yamasaki; Ryo (Ohta-ku, JP)
Title: Focus detecting apparatus and image pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 7,880,799

Inventors: Yamashita; Dennis (Wayne, PA), Chen; Xiao Tao (Furlong, PA)
Title: Beta-arrestin effectors and compositions and methods of use thereof
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Inventors: Yamatani; Tomoya (Toyota, JP), Watanabe; Hajime (Kashiwara, JP), Fujiwara; Hideki (Nara, JP)
Title: Pulley unit
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Inventors: Yamawaki; Takayuki (Kitasaku-gun, JP), Suzuki; Yuzuru (Kitasaku-gun, JP)
Title: Stator assembly
Patent Number: 7,880,360

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Setagaya, JP), Kurokawa; Yoshiyuki (Sagamihara, JP), Jinbo; Yasuhiro (Atsugi, JP), Kobayashi; Satoshi (Atsugi, JP), Kawae; Daisuke (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Thin film transistor, display device having thin film transistor, and method for manufacturing the same
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Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Display device and vehicle
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Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Thermal treatment equipment and method for heat-treating
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Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Arai; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Manufacture method of display device
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Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Koyama; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Display device and electronic apparatus
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Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Koyama; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information device
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Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Koyama; Jun (Kanagawa, JP), Yamagata; Hirokazu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Display device
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Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Koyama; Jun (Kanagawa, JP), Yamamoto; Kunitaka (Kanagawa, JP), Konuma; Toshimitsu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing an electro-optical device or electroluminescence display device
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Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Nishida; Eriko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing SOI substrate and method for manufacturing semiconductor device
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Inventors: Yamazaki; Toru (Tokyo, JP), Kikumoto; Shigeyuki (Tokyo, JP), Ono; Masahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Saitou; Atsushi (Chiba, JP), Takahashi; Haruka (Tokyo, JP), Kumakura; Sei (Saitama, JP), Hirose; Kunitaka (Tokyo, JP), Yanaka; Mikiro (Chiba, JP), Takemura; Yoshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP), Matsui; Ryo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Amine compounds and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,176,227

Inventors: Yamazoe; Yoshikazu (Osaka, JP), Naito; Yutaka (Hyogo, JP), Ogata; Yasunobu (Osaka, JP), Yamamoto; Shin (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus including a detachable convey-guiding member detachably attached to a fixed convey-guiding member fixed to a device main body
Patent Number: 7,881,635

Inventors: Yang; Hong M. (Coppell, TX), Pany; Rajeev V. (Coppell, TX), Natarajan; Prabhu (Irving, TX), Bhide; Abhijit A. (Irving, TX)
Title: Electronic marketplace providing service parts inventory planning and management
Patent Number: 7,881,985

Inventors: Yang; Junjie (Cupertino, CA), Tero; John (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method of producing low-power switched-capacitor amplifier, circuit and a pipeline analog-to-digital converter including the same
Patent Number: 8,947,289

Inventors: Yang; Lihua (Westborough, MA), Ramasubramanyan; Natarajan (Westborough, MA)
Title: Highly sensitive monoclonal antibody residual detection assay
Patent Number: 8,945,860

Inventors: Yang; Ting-Wei (Hsinchu, TW), Wu; Sheng-Chih (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Optical disc and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,879,422

Inventors: Yang; Xin (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Rotary switch
Patent Number: 8,946,572

Inventors: Yaniv; Zvi (Austin, TX), Soundarrajan; Prabhu (Valencia, CA)
Title: Metal encapsulation
Patent Number: 7,879,131

Inventors: Yao; Jian Q. (Warsaw, IN)
Title: Modular implant with a micro-motion damper
Patent Number: 7,175,666

Inventors: Yarovesky; Uriel (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Title: Process for making a dental restoration and resultant apparatus
Patent Number: 8,945,665

Inventors: Yavatkar; Rajendra S. (Portland, OR), Toga; James E. (Portland, OR)
Title: Ensuring quality of service (QOS) for a multi-media calls through call associated individual media stream bandwidth control
Patent Number: 7,177,323

Inventors: Yecies Heller; Carolyn (Menlo Park, CA), Lukic; Branko (Menlo Park, CA), Morrissey; Anne (Menlo Park, CA), Takayama; Steven (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Packaging device
Patent Number: 8,944,251

Inventors: Yee; Kevin Finehing (Wahroonga, AU), Bennett; Mark Lloyd Graham (Kings Park, AU)
Title: Single use laryngoscope
Patent Number: 7,878,973

Inventors: Yen; Hsien-Cheng (Taoyuan County, TW), Lin; Chun-Ting (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Laser diode module with a built-in high-frequency modulation IC
Patent Number: 7,177,331

Inventors: Yen; Shih-Chieh (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Lens module
Patent Number: 7,880,984

Inventors: Yi; Byung K. (San Diego, CA)
Title: System and method for multiplexing media information over a network with reduced communications resources using prior knowledge/experience of a called or calling party
Patent Number: 7,882,532

Inventors: Yokodate; Shinya (Kanagawa, JP), Yokodate, legal representative; Shinzo (Kamakura, JP), Toyama; Naoki (Tokyo, JP), Tomimori; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Mobile device
Patent Number: 7,880,686

Inventors: Yokouchi; Noriyuki (Tokyo, JP), Iwai; Norihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Surface-emission semiconductor laser device
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Inventors: Yokoyama; Kota (Amagasaki, JP), Inoue; Naoki (Higashiosaka, JP), Ikeda; Koichiro (Sakai, JP), Noguchi; Fuyuki (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Method of operating ruthenium catalyst reactor
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Inventors: Yoneda; Ikuo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Pattern transfer method
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Inventors: Yoneno; Kunio (Nagano-ken, JP), Furihata; Takeshi (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Input device using tapping sound detection
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Inventors: Yoneya; Makoto (Hitachinaka, JP), Kim; Jong-Hyun (Tsukuba, JP), Yokoyama; Hiroshi (Tsukuba, JP), Yamamoto; Jun (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display with group of interdigitated electrodes
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Inventors: Yonezawa; Yu (Kawasaki, JP), Mishima; Naoyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Switching power supply, control circuit controlling switching power supply and control method of switching power supply
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Inventors: Yoo; Byung-Do (Ansan, KR), Kim; Suk-Young (Changwon, KR)
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Inventors: York; David A. (Logan, UT), Park; MieJung (Logan, UT)
Title: Regulation of F.sub.1-ATPase beta subunit cellular location
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Inventors: Yoshida; Asami (Tokyo, JP), Matsuura; Minoru (Kanagawa, JP), Hirakawa; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP)
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Inventors: Yoshida; Tatsurou (Tsukuba, JP), Yagi; Eri (Tsukuba, JP)
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Inventors: Yoshii; Hiroto (Tokyo, JP), Fukui; Toshifumi (Yokohama, JP), Kuribayashi; Hideto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Probe, probe set, probe-immobilized carrier, and genetic testing method
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Inventors: Yoshikawa; Osamu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wave-shaping circuit
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Inventors: Yoshizuka; Ken (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method of forming image using rotary developer
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Inventors: Youn; Won-Bong (Hwaseong-si, KR)
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Inventors: Yu; Brian M. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Melding card games with solving component
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Inventors: Yu; Ho-Yuan (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Fast recovery reduced p-n junction rectifier
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Inventors: Yu; Kathleen C. (Austin, TX), Strozewski; Kirk J. (Round Rock, TX), Farkas; Janos (Austin, TX), Sanchez; Hector (Cedar Park, TX), Lii; Yeong-Jyh T. (Austin, TX)
Title: Semiconductor device having a multiple thickness interconnect
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Inventors: Yu; Zhi-Zhong (Farnborough, GB), Dhanda; Mungal Singh (Slough, GB)
Title: Multiple-frame offset between neighbor cells to enhance the GERAN signaling performance when power control for signaling is in use
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Inventors: Yufa; Ann Rachel (Colton, CA), Yufa; Aleksandr Leybovich (Colton, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for biomedical agent multi-dimension measuring and analysis
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Inventors: Yutani; Naoki (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
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Inventors: Zach; Franz Xaver (Los Gatos, CA)
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Inventors: Zahn; Markus (Cambridge, MA), Hatton; T. Alan (Sudbury, MA), Khushrushahi; Shahriar Rohinton (Cambridge, MA)
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Inventors: Zai; Li-Cheng Richard (Los Gatos, CA), Zang; Xinyu (Sunnyvale, CA)
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Inventors: Zanella; Alessandro (Turin, IT), Butera; Francesco (Turin, IT)
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Inventors: Zarei; Hossein (Irvine, CA)
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Inventors: Zauderer; Maurice (Pittsford, NY), Evans; Elizabeth E. (Bloomfield, NY)
Title: Polynucleotides encoding antibodies that bind to the C35 polypeptide
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Inventors: Zensai; Shoichi (Mishima, JP)
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Inventors: Zhang; De-Guang (Shenzhen, CN), Lai; Chao-Rong (Shenzhen, CN)
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Inventors: Zhang; Guoxing (Singapore, SG), Mao; Mingping (Singapore, SG)
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Inventors: Zhang; Hongyong (Atsugi, JP), Sakakura; Masayuki (Atsugi, JP)
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Inventors: Zhang; Yeqing (Penfield, NY), Mizes; Howard A. (Pittsford, NY), Yao; Meng (West Linn, OR), Zoltner; Susan J. (Newberg, OR)
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Owner: Cjade, Inc.
Serial Number: 78342921

Owner: Clark, Dennis A.
Serial Number: 77028455

Owner: CNL INTELLECTUAL PROPERTIES, INC.
Serial Number: 78408433

Owner: CONAGRA FOODS RDM, INC.
Serial Number: 78979759

Owner: Correa, Apryl R.
Serial Number: 77036957

Owner: COSMOCOS CO., LTD.
Serial Number: 78665740

Owner: Council for America's First Freedom
Serial Number: 76530753

Owner: Cranberry Island Kitchen
Serial Number: 78820424

Owner: CRAYONS, INC.
Serial Number: 74680076

Owner: Creative Brands Group, Inc.
Serial Number: 76676850

Owner: CRITTER CROSSING TECHNOLOGY, LLC
Serial Number: 78688279

Owner: DAHL, KURT
Serial Number: 76674810

Owner: DANISCO US INC.
Serial Number: 77048282

Owner: Danze, Inc.
Serial Number: 77975340

Owner: David Charles Grainger
Serial Number: 78711086

Owner: DAVID YURMAN IP LLC
Serial Number: 78809800

Owner: Disney Enterprises, Inc.
Serial Number: 78618388

Owner: Disney Enterprises, Inc.
Serial Number: 78815835

Owner: DR. HESS PRODUCTS, LLC
Serial Number: 78787671

Owner: DRUMRIGHT GROUP LLC
Serial Number: 77039056

Owner: Dzilvelis, Christine
Serial Number: 78940761

Owner: EARTHQUAKE SOUND CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78883448

Owner: EDISON NATION, LLC
Serial Number: 78744752

Owner: Excel Fire Protection, Inc.
Serial Number: 76675748

Owner: F3 HOLDINGS (INTERNATIONAL) LIMITED
Serial Number: 78824283

Owner: Feingold, Janice
Serial Number: 78749632

Owner: Felix Calls, LLC
Serial Number: 77010881

Owner: Firriato s.s.a. di Domenico Di Gaetano
Serial Number: 78880788

Owner: Fitzpatrick, Alice M
Serial Number: 78941087

Owner: FMC Foundation, Inc.
Serial Number: 78877671

Owner: Forensic Technology WAI Inc.
Serial Number: 78361273

Owner: FRANK'S INTERNATIONAL, LLC
Serial Number: 78933688

Owner: FRONTIER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION
Serial Number: 77029849

Owner: Gaming Enhancements Inc.
Serial Number: 78371284

Owner: GAP (Apparel) LLC
Serial Number: 78967370

Owner: GAP (Apparel) LLC
Serial Number: 78967371

Owner: General Electric Company
Serial Number: 78862965

Owner: General Nutrition Investment Company
Serial Number: 78971750

Owner: Greater Fort Worth Builders' Association
Serial Number: 76678111

Owner: GROW COMPANY, INC.
Serial Number: 76659350

Owner: Guideposts a Church Corporation
Serial Number: 77037577

Owner: GUINOT
Serial Number: 78927701

Owner: Hall, Jennifer Lee
Serial Number: 78901302

Owner: HALLSTAR INNOVATIONS CORP.
Serial Number: 75201554

Owner: HARPERCOLLINS CHRISTIAN PUBLISHING, INC.
Serial Number: 76670506

Owner: HEALTHSENSE, INC.
Serial Number: 78753568

Owner: Hearst Communications, Inc.
Serial Number: 73486855

Owner: Heather Troglauer
Serial Number: 78856372

Owner: HEEBO INTERNATIONAL (BVI) INC.
Serial Number: 78922263

Owner: HHG IPCO, LLC
Serial Number: 78718079

Owner: Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc.
Serial Number: 78754805

Owner: HOLLANDER SLEEP PRODUCTS, LLC
Serial Number: 78980058

Owner: Home Group, Inc.
Serial Number: 78787138

Owner: HOMES.COM, INC.
Serial Number: 78921339

Owner: HONEY-CAN-DO INTERNATIONAL, LLC
Serial Number: 78702865

Owner: Hope for the Heart, Inc.
Serial Number: 76682010

Owner: HOPEFORYOU.COM, INC.
Serial Number: 78867662

Owner: HP HEWLETT PACKARD GROUP LLC
Serial Number: 73683735

Owner: HUGHES MARKETING, LLC
Serial Number: 78878964

Owner: IC Intracom Holdings, LLC
Serial Number: 78939122

Owner: Icon Tower, L.P.
Serial Number: 78897018

Owner: IGT CANADA SOLUTIONS ULC
Serial Number: 78546103

Owner: IMPACTOFFICE, LLC
Serial Number: 78960615

Owner: IMPACTOFFICE, LLC
Serial Number: 78960622

Owner: Inarbel-Industria de Malhas e Confeccoes, S.A.
Serial Number: 78543986

Owner: INMUSIC BRANDS, INC.
Serial Number: 78942888

Owner: INNOVA ELECTRONICS CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78881944

Owner: Inova Products Inc.
Serial Number: 77048268

Owner: Intuit Inc.
Serial Number: 78772721

Owner: ITRAIN, LLC
Serial Number: 78643549

Owner: Jerry Bryant TV, Inc.
Serial Number: 78922888

Owner: JEWELRY MARKETING COMPANY, LLC
Serial Number: 77040378

Owner: Jobson Sailing, Inc.
Serial Number: 78923294

Owner: KBL GMBH
Serial Number: 78979938

Owner: Kennedy, Jillian Brie
Serial Number: 78642123

Owner: KennPort LLC
Serial Number: 78610395

Owner: Keystone Ventures Limited
Serial Number: 78377580

Owner: Konchus Corporation
Serial Number: 78804997

Owner: L&P PROPERTY MANAGEMENT COMPANY
Serial Number: 76495302

Owner: L'Oreal
Serial Number: 78980148

Owner: LABELS THAT TALK, LTD.
Serial Number: 78716050

Owner: Lady Anne Cosmetics, Inc.
Serial Number: 78957367

Owner: LEE PROCUREMENT SOLUTIONS CO.
Serial Number: 78371732

Owner: LENDINGTREE, LLC
Serial Number: 78608351

Owner: Lex Talus Corporation
Serial Number: 78839801

Owner: Lifeway Christian Resources of the Southern Baptist Convention
Serial Number: 76671584

Owner: LILESTONE LIMITED
Serial Number: 78977095

Owner: Lincoln National Corporation
Serial Number: 78815099

Owner: Lincoln National Corporation
Serial Number: 78815223

Owner: MAC-GRAY SERVICES LLC
Serial Number: 78934802

Owner: MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 75005310

Owner: MAKAHA LLC.
Serial Number: 77000987

Owner: Man-How, Inc.
Serial Number: 76643384

Owner: Manhattan Group, LLC
Serial Number: 76304525

Owner: Manhattan Group, LLC
Serial Number: 76346076

Owner: MANTECH INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78673812

Owner: Manuli Rubber Industries S.P.A.
Serial Number: 78693481

Owner: MATTEL, INC.
Serial Number: 78628854

Owner: MAXIMUM HUMAN PERFORMANCE, LLC
Serial Number: 77024566

Owner: McClinton, Jessie J.
Serial Number: 78746395

Owner: MCP IP, LLC
Serial Number: 77041571

Owner: Mechanical Contractors Association of America, Inc.
Serial Number: 78911498

Owner: Medical Priority Consultants, Inc.
Serial Number: 78923376

Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION
Serial Number: 77001475

Owner: Michels Corporation
Serial Number: 78818806

Owner: Microsoft Corporation
Serial Number: 78727289

Owner: MIKEN SPORTS, LLC
Serial Number: 78730938

Owner: Milestone Productions, LLC
Serial Number: 78366637

Owner: MOERTL, MICHAEL G.
Serial Number: 77000575

Owner: Mondial Motos S.A.
Serial Number: 78593679

Owner: Mongrel Creative
Serial Number: 75294675

Owner: Monsanto Technology LLC
Serial Number: 78903868

Owner: MONTFORT & CO.
Serial Number: 77022672

Owner: Moore, Robert E.
Serial Number: 78593051

Owner: MOORECO, INC.
Serial Number: 78803386

Owner: Moss Adams LLP
Serial Number: 78876598

Owner: Motorcar Parts of America, Inc.
Serial Number: 78387825

Owner: MOVING SOLUTIONS INNOVATIONS, LLC
Serial Number: 76527441

Owner: Mutual of Omaha Insurance Company
Serial Number: 78595433

Owner: NATIONAL ENZYME COMPANY, LLC
Serial Number: 78698619

Owner: National Trust For Historic Preservation In The United States
Serial Number: 78259117

Owner: National Women's Law Center
Serial Number: 78649371

Owner: NEW RSC, LLC
Serial Number: 77975460

Owner: New York Community Bancorp, Inc.
Serial Number: 77029674

Owner: NGRID INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LIMITED
Serial Number: 78874715

Owner: NHRA Motorsports Museum
Serial Number: 78481363

Owner: NightAsWell, LLC
Serial Number: 78748751

Owner: North Valley Enterprises, LLC
Serial Number: 76439924

Owner: NORTHROP GRUMMAN SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78905290

Owner: Nulure, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 76677741

Owner: Ofek Aerial Photography International Ltd.
Serial Number: 78745062

Owner: OIC IT STUDIOS, LLC
Serial Number: 78689793

Owner: Oldcastle Architectural, Inc.
Serial Number: 78573915

Owner: OMG AMERICAS, INC.
Serial Number: 78479926

Owner: OmniAmerican Bank
Serial Number: 77029229

Owner: ONCARD MARKETING, INC.
Serial Number: 78824793

Owner: ONTARIO SYSTEMS, LLC
Serial Number: 78788847

Owner: ONTARIO SYSTEMS, LLC
Serial Number: 78788857

Owner: ORACLE INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78878421

Owner: OrthoHelix Surgical Designs, Inc.
Serial Number: 78841332

Owner: Ovation Polymer Technology & Engineered Materials, Inc.
Serial Number: 78871674

Owner: Palladium Legal Services, LLC
Serial Number: 76676345

Owner: Panolam Industries International, Inc.
Serial Number: 78817789

Owner: Patrick O'Brien Jr. Chevrolet, Inc.
Serial Number: 78920635

Owner: PATRON SPIRITS INTERNATIONAL AG
Serial Number: 78980062

Owner: Pebble Technology, Inc.
Serial Number: 76664075

Owner: PERFORM SPORTING NEWS LIMITED
Serial Number: 76670417

Owner: Pergo (Europe) AB
Serial Number: 78834314

Owner: PINSIGHT MEDIA+, INC.
Serial Number: 78921328

Owner: PIRATEEYE, LLC
Serial Number: 78370509

Owner: Planet Hollywood (Region IV), Inc.
Serial Number: 78947320

Owner: PLANET RESOURCE RECOVERY, INC.
Serial Number: 76654331

Owner: PLUMBING PROFESSORS, LLC
Serial Number: 76677905

Owner: PointCross, Inc.
Serial Number: 78825823

Owner: POLYONE CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78581344

Owner: POLYONE CORPORATION
Serial Number: 77008628

Owner: POOF-SLINKY, LLC
Serial Number: 76671787

Owner: PĂ–TTINGER LANDTECHNIK GMBH
Serial Number: 78576238

Owner: PRATT-READ TOOLS, LLC
Serial Number: 76679922

Owner: PRIME FITNESS, LLC
Serial Number: 78882810

Owner: PROCESS NEXUS, LLC
Serial Number: 76648323

Owner: PROMETHEAN LIMITED
Serial Number: 78910151

Owner: PROVISTA DIAGNOSTICS, INC.
Serial Number: 78732734

Owner: QSI MANAGEMENT, LLC
Serial Number: 78946665

Owner: QUESTAR SOLUTIONS, LLC
Serial Number: 78863413

Owner: QUINSTREET, INC.
Serial Number: 78930755

Owner: QUINSTREET, INC.
Serial Number: 78930759

Owner: QUINSTREET, INC.
Serial Number: 78930761

Owner: QUOTIENT TECHNOLOGY INC.
Serial Number: 77049197

Owner: R.M.S.C.O. Inc.
Serial Number: 76674000

Owner: Raleigh Enterprises, LLC
Serial Number: 78964300

Owner: Reproduction Systems, Inc.
Serial Number: 75254094

Owner: Rudolf Steiner Foundation, Inc.
Serial Number: 78967526

Owner: SADARI HOLDINGS, LLC
Serial Number: 78813349

Owner: SAGE Computer Associates, Inc.
Serial Number: 78904593

Owner: Sales Results, Inc.
Serial Number: 78642082

Owner: Saleva'a, Atisanoe
Serial Number: 76673059

Owner: Samuel Aaron, Inc.
Serial Number: 78980177

Owner: Sandestin Investments, LLC
Serial Number: 78340828

Owner: Satyajeet Surinder Nath Sethi
Serial Number: 78902735

Owner: SCANDINAVIAN TOBACCO GROUP ASSENS A/S
Serial Number: 76635736

Owner: Sea and Air Sales, LLC
Serial Number: 78728942

Owner: Sean Dacey LLC
Serial Number: 78551755

Owner: SEQUA CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78357519

Owner: SERENO VENTURES LLC
Serial Number: 78728454

Owner: Shafer, Steven
Serial Number: 75054735

Owner: SIEMENS MEDICAL SOLUTIONS USA, INC.
Serial Number: 77046462

Owner: Soda Concepts, Inc.
Serial Number: 78865939

Owner: SourceOne Plus Inc.
Serial Number: 77041000

Owner: SPY OPTIC INC.
Serial Number: 78949540

Owner: Sterling & Sterling, Inc.
Serial Number: 77013869

Owner: Subaru of New England, Inc.
Serial Number: 78802541

Owner: Supa Dupa Fly Inc.
Serial Number: 76598860

Owner: Super Duper Inc.
Serial Number: 78942431

Owner: SURFACE SHIELDS, INC.
Serial Number: 78910289

Owner: SWATCH AG (SWATCH SA) (SWATCH LTD.)
Serial Number: 73681174

Owner: SYNAPSE SPORTS, INC.
Serial Number: 78585299

Owner: TADY TOTE, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 78906065

Owner: TEMPUR-PEDIC MANAGEMENT, LLC
Serial Number: 78598983

Owner: The After-School Corporation
Serial Number: 78894193

Owner: THE EMPIRE COMPANY, LLC
Serial Number: 78584059

Owner: The Organization Zone, LLC
Serial Number: 77048132

Owner: The Red Elephant, LLC
Serial Number: 76682302

Owner: The Republican Democracy Party
Serial Number: 78383254

Owner: The Shutter Shoppe, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 78754537

Owner: The Yost Candy Co.
Serial Number: 78805082

Owner: Tronjen Technology Inc.
Serial Number: 78930031

Owner: TVETER, LLC
Serial Number: 78926709

Owner: U.S. Restaurants, Inc.
Serial Number: 77043541

Owner: Ultradent Products, Inc.
Serial Number: 77007051

Owner: UNIVERSAL ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78765120

Owner: VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS INTERNATIONAL
Serial Number: 78308407

Owner: Valeant Pharmaceuticals International
Serial Number: 78372187

Owner: VEGE-KURL, INC.
Serial Number: 78973682

Owner: Vehicle Protection Plus
Serial Number: 78824656

Owner: Venbrook Risk Management & Insurance Services
Serial Number: 78692713

Owner: VIDEOLINK, LLC
Serial Number: 78852238

Owner: Villa Italia Gourmet Food & Wine, Inc.
Serial Number: 78289943

Owner: Viridichem Industries, Inc.
Serial Number: 78774275

Owner: VISTA OUTDOOR OPERATIONS LLC
Serial Number: 78618608

Owner: Voicecom Telecommunications, LLC
Serial Number: 78810710

Owner: WASINGER TECH, LLC
Serial Number: 78786833

Owner: Wegat Enterprises Inc.
Serial Number: 76671857

Owner: WEIGHT MANAGEMENT SERVICES CORP.
Serial Number: 78759966

Owner: WHG TM LLC.
Serial Number: 77019428

Owner: Wilfer, Hans-Peter
Serial Number: 78898124

Owner: XDX, INC.
Serial Number: 78516406

Owner: YUVALLA, LLC
Serial Number: 76673909

Owner: ZOOK, LAURA
Serial Number: 78869589

Owner: Zoomers, Inc.
Serial Number: 78457044

Owner: Zumro, Inc.
Serial Number: 77019421

Owner: Zurn PEX, Inc.
Serial Number: 78972366

Owner: ZWAY DAOS CO., LTD.
Serial Number: 78874507