Sunday, May 06 2018


Weekly Report

Expired Patents

Inventors: Abe; Hideto (Toride, JP), Kushida; Hideki (Moriya, JP), Iwata; Toshiyuki (Abiko, JP), Gamo; Yohei (Abiko, JP)
Title: Sheet conveyance apparatus and image forming system
Patent Number: 8,668,199

Inventors: Abe; Sachiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electronic device having display and method for controlling display brightness
Patent Number: 8,665,203

Inventors: Abrishamkar; Farrokh (San Diego, CA), Shental; Ori (Haifa, IL), Wang; Ni-Chun (San Diego, CA), Yu; Yingqun (San Diego, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for channel estimation using compressive sensing
Patent Number: 8,665,971

Inventors: Acar; Mustafa (Enschede, NL), Leenaerts; Dominicus Martinus Wilhelmus (Eindhoven, NL), Nauta; Bram (Enschede, NL)
Title: Frequency divider
Patent Number: 7,671,641

Inventors: Achard; Jean-Luc (Grenoble, FR), Jaquier; Thomas (Grenoble, FR), Imbault; Didier (Meylan, FR)
Title: Seat portion structure for a hydraulic turbine engine
Patent Number: 8,662,792

Inventors: Achterman; Kermit (La Canada Flintridge, CA)
Title: Fluid metering device
Patent Number: 7,670,117

Inventors: Adachi; Takefumi (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Fastener and structure for fastening a member to be fastened
Patent Number: 8,662,807

Inventors: Adachi; Yusuke (Osaka, JP), Fukushima; Hiroshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Ultrasonic actuator
Patent Number: 7,671,516

Inventors: Adams; James H. (Tallmadge, OH)
Title: Reflective sheeting for tractor-trailer
Patent Number: 7,011,418

Inventors: Adams; Ronald D. (Holliston, MA), Sullivan; Roy H. (Millville, MA), Buess; Gerhard F. (Tubingen Bebenhausen, DE), Schurr; Marc O. (Tuebingen, DE)
Title: Device for full thickness resectioning of an organ
Patent Number: 8,663,241

Inventors: Adhiprakasha; Edwin (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Vertically retractable flow cell system
Patent Number: 8,663,977

Inventors: Adir; Alion (Kiryat Tivon, IL), Asaf; Sigal (Zichron Yaakov, IL), Fournier; Laurent (Givat Ela, IL), Jaeger; Itai (Lavon, IL), Peled; Ofer (Haifa, IL)
Title: Systematic compliance checking of a process
Patent Number: 7,673,261

Inventors: Adkins; Janet E. (Austin, TX), Chang; Joon (Austin, TX), Craft; David J. (Wimberly, TX), Kumar; Manoj N. (Austin, TX), Palsule; Ninad S. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: File cloning across different filesets
Patent Number: 8,666,943

Inventors: Afsahi; Ali (San Diego, CA), Seckin; Utku (La Jolla, CA), Fraser; Colin (Mountain View, CA), Lashkarian; Navid (Pleasanton, CA), Kratochwil; Konrad (Sunnyvale, CA), Behzad; Arya Reza (Poway, CA), Fu; Dengwei (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Calibration of communication processing path
Patent Number: 8,665,931

Inventors: Afshar; Siroos K. (Manalapan, NJ), Conley; Nancy (Ocean Township, NJ), Kiser; Keith (Hillsborough Township, NJ), Leighton, III; William J. (Scotch Plains, NJ), Lokhande; Dinesh N. (Marlboro, NJ), Mccrink; Patricia E. (Red Bank, NJ), Neshatfar; Shapour (Manalapan, NJ), Olszowy; Boguslaw J. (Middletown, NJ), Patel; Rajiv (Manalapan, NJ), Rajamannar; Sudhakar (Edison, NJ), Szachara; Mark (Kendall Park, NJ), Wunderlich; Eberhard F. (Aberdeen, NJ)
Title: Paradigm in multimedia services creation methodology, and new service creation and service execution environments
Patent Number: 8,667,503

Inventors: Afshari; Ehsan (Pasadena, CA), Bhat; Harish (Union City, CA), Hajimiri; Seyed Ali (Pasadena, CA)
Title: 2D transmission line-based apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,671,702

Inventors: Agawa; Kenichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit and method for adjusting a capacitance value of a phase compensating capacitor
Patent Number: 7,671,683

Inventors: Ahmadi; Homayoun (Markham, Ontario, CA), Soudmad-Asli; M. Reza (Markham, Ontario, CA), Namazi; Hassanali (Markham, Ontario, CA)
Title: Multiple technology router for radio frequency identification (RFID) and barcode
Patent Number: 7,669,766

Inventors: Ahmed; Salah U. (New City, NY), Diliberti; Charles E. (Montclair, NJ), Vattikonda; Chandra (Towaco, NJ), Gorukanti; Sudhir R. (Harriman, NY), Gupta; Sanjeev K. (Washington Township, NJ)
Title: Oral dosage forms comprising progesterone and methods of making and using the same
Patent Number: 8,663,681

Inventors: Ahn; Dong Sok (Kyounggi-Do, KR), Rho; Byung Gi (Kyounggi-Do, KR)
Title: Leisure sports helmet
Patent Number: 7,010,813

Inventors: Ahn; Jiho (Seoul, KR), Venetskiy; Alexander (Seoul, KR), Frolova; Elena (Seoul, KR)
Title: Compact multibeam reflector antenna
Patent Number: 8,665,166

Inventors: Ahn; Jong-sun (Hwaseong-si, KR), Hwang; In-seak (Suwon-si, KR), Tak; Soo-young (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Shin (Hwaseong-si, KR), Chang; One-moon (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Chemical-mechanical polishing apparatus for manufacturing semiconductor devices
Patent Number: 8,662,958

Inventors: Ahn; Kie Y. (Chappaqua, NY), Forbes; Leonard (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Methods and apparatus for making integrated-circuit wiring from copper, silver, gold, and other metals
Patent Number: 7,670,469

Inventors: Ahumada; Eduardo (Coronel, CL)
Title: Activated carbon as an adsorbent composition
Patent Number: 8,664,153

Inventors: Ainspan; Herschel A. (New Hempstead, NY), Friedman; Daniel J. (Sleepy Hollow, NY), Rylyakov; Alexander V. (Mount Kisco, NY), Tierno; Jose A. (Stamford, CT)
Title: Varactor tuning control using redundant numbering
Patent Number: 8,665,034

Inventors: Aiso; Seiji (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Generation of still image from a plurality of frame images
Patent Number: 7,672,538

Inventors: Aizawa; Michio (Kanagawa, JP), Yagisawa; Tsuyoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Hirota; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Komori; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Electronic mail processing apparatus and electronic mail processing method, and program and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,672,848

Inventors: Ajioka; Janet (Seattle, WA), Hummel; Heidi S. (Seattle, WA), Meyer; Rich B. (San Meteo, CA), Swindle; John (Seattle, WA)
Title: Compounds and methods for PKC.theta. inhibition
Patent Number: 8,664,277

Inventors: Akimoto; Masami (Kumamoto, JP)
Title: Substrate processing apparatus and substrate processing method
Patent Number: 7,011,863

Inventors: Akritopoulou-Zanze; Irini (Lake Bluff, IL), Darczak; Daria (Chicago, IL), Dinges; Jurgen (Grayslake, IL), Djuric; Stevan W. (Libertyville, IL), Hoff; Ethan D. (Racine, WI), Kopecka; Hana A. (Vernon Hills, IL), Patel; Jyoti R. (Libertyville, IL), Pei; Zhonghua (Libertyville, IL), Shuai; Qi (Gurnee, IL), Sarris; Kathy (Buffalo Grove, IL), Sham; Hing L. (Vernon Hills, IL), Wiedeman; Paul E. (Deerfield, IL)
Title: Pharmaceutical compositions as inhibitors of dipeptidyl peptidase-IV (DPP-IV)
Patent Number: 7,671,076

Inventors: Aktas; Birol (Wilmington, NC), Clark; Carlton W. (Wlimington, NC), Russell, II; William Earl (Wilmington, NC)
Title: Control rod guide tube and method for providing coolant to a nuclear reactor fuel assembly
Patent Number: 7,672,418

Inventors: Al Qalqili; Eyad Ali Mohammad (Sharjah, AE), Moshataha; Basil Nasri Tawfiq (Sharjah, AE)
Title: Method and system for transmitting and/or receiving advertisement and data contents on a mobile communication device with a display mechanism
Patent Number: 8,666,305

Inventors: Al-Jlil; Saad A. (Riyadh, SA), Al-Harbi; Omar A. (Riyadh, SA)
Title: Heavy metal removal from waste streams
Patent Number: 8,663,480

Inventors: Alapati; Sangram (Austin, TX), Sankarannair; Jayakumar N (Bangalore, IN), Mallikarjunan; Varun (Bangalore, IN), Kumar; Prathiba (Tamilnadu, IN), Sadasivam; Satish Kumar (Tamilandu, IN)
Title: Measuring runtime coverage of architectural events of a microprocessor
Patent Number: 8,667,255

Inventors: Albee, Jr.; Paul Joseph (Lambertville, PA), Albee; Eric Matthew (Lambertville, NJ), Keeley; Sandra Albee (Bensalem, PA)
Title: Bio-polymer air effector delivery systems
Patent Number: 8,663,615

Inventors: Albisu; Luis F. (Fairfax Station, VA)
Title: Authenticating a user with picture messaging
Patent Number: 8,667,560

Inventors: Aldrich; Bradley C. (Austin, TX), Khan; Moinul H. (Austin, TX), Chalmers; Kayla L. (Austin, TX)
Title: Look-up table for transfer function
Patent Number: 8,665,486

Inventors: Allain; Clemence (Antony, FR), Charra; Fabrice (Marcoussis, FR), Fiorini-Debuisschert; Celine (Orsay, FR), Lartia; Remy (Voiron, FR), Teulade-Fichou; Marie-Paule (Paris, FR)
Title: Triphenylamine derivatives useful as fluorophores in biology, in particular for two-photon microscopy
Patent Number: 8,664,400

Inventors: Alletto-Walton; Melita M. (Kansas City, MO), Anderson; William S. (Independence, MO), Ferrara; Rachael L. (Lee's Summit, MO), Hemeyer; James C. (Overland Park, KS), Huels; Edward M. (Overland Park, KS), Johnson; Charles L. (Overland Park, KS), Yousif; Haidar (Leawood, KS)
Title: Project management tool
Patent Number: 8,666,794

Inventors: Allgaier; Bernd (Kressbronn, DE), Tenbrock; Friedrich (Langenargen, DE), Gromus; Michael (Eriskirch, DE)
Title: Method for operation of a drive train
Patent Number: 8,666,584

Inventors: Alsaffar; Abdulreidha Abdulrasoul (Mubarak Alkabeer, KW)
Title: Wheeled support assembly for the disabled
Patent Number: 8,663,136

Inventors: Altvater; Bernd (Althuette-Waldenweiler, DE), Uhlenbrock; Dietmar (Tecklenburg, DE)
Title: Device for separating liquid from a gas current
Patent Number: 7,011,690

Inventors: Alvi; Mujeeb Ur Rehman (Karachi, PK)
Title: Tunnel power turbine system to generate potential energy from waste kinetic energy
Patent Number: 8,664,781

Inventors: Amamiya; Yasushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Logic circuit for use in a latch circuit and a data reading circuit or the like which includes such a latch circuit
Patent Number: 7,671,652

Inventors: Amaru; Ruth M. (Gush Etzion, IL), Cavenor; David (Jerusalem, IL), Edelstein; Joseph (Jerusalem, IL), Halberstadt; Benjamin (Jerusalem, IL), Hazan-Fuchs; Ahuva (Ramat Beit-Shemesh, IL), Hellman; Ziv (Jerusalem, IL), Fox; Joshua (Emek Ha'ela, IL), Marchant; Hayden (Ramat Beit-Shemesh, IL), Meir; Rannen (Jerusalem, IL), Melamed; Boris (Jerusalem, IL), Schreiber; Zvi (Jerusalem, IL), Yitzhaki; Guy (Jerusalem, IL)
Title: Enterprise information unification
Patent Number: 7,673,282

Inventors: Amato; Steven W. (North Plainfield, NJ), Hoyte; Wayne M. (Parlin, NJ), Naranjo; Alexander (Mine Hill, NJ), Patel; Shirish (Guttenberg, NJ), Barone; Salvatore (Staten Island, NY)
Title: Cosmetic films
Patent Number: 7,011,821

Inventors: Ameri; Masoud (Maple Plain, MN), Foster; Arthur J. (Centerville, MN)
Title: Implantable lead with shielding
Patent Number: 8,666,513

Inventors: Amirouche; Farid (Highland Park, IL), Cantwell; Matthew (Northbrook, IL)
Title: Method of making a membrane for use with a flow control system for a micropump
Patent Number: 8,663,538

Inventors: Amitani; Kouji (Tachikawa, JP), Tajima; Hideaki (Hachioji, JP), Nakano; Kaneyuki (Hino, JP)
Title: Radiation image capturing device
Patent Number: 8,664,615

Inventors: Amtower, II; Paul K. (Keyser, WV)
Title: Propellant formulation
Patent Number: 7,011,722

Inventors: Anbai; Katsuhiko (Oshu, JP), Oikawa; Masayuki (Oshu, JP), Kadobe; Masato (Nirasaki, JP)
Title: Quartz-product baking method and quartz product
Patent Number: 7,670,138

Inventors: Anderson; Bret Paul (Puyallup, WA), Rollin; Kelly Elizabeth (Seattle, WA), Shapiro; Daniel J. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Virtual desktop manager
Patent Number: 7,010,755

Inventors: Anderson; Frank Edward (Sadieville, KY), Cronch; Darell Dean (Georgetown, KY)
Title: Print head energy storage
Patent Number: 7,011,395

Inventors: Anderson; Meredith L. (Clifton Park, NY), Pianca; Anne M. (Valencia, CA)
Title: Non-linear electrode array
Patent Number: 7,672,734

Inventors: Anderson; Milton W. (Eagan, MN), Hashizume; Nobuya (Plymouth, MN), Cronk; Peter J. (Moorestown, NJ), Cronk; Kristen (Moorestown, NJ)
Title: Microencapsulated fragrances and methods of coating microcapsules
Patent Number: 7,011,093

Inventors: Andersson; Claes (Valbo, SE), Englund; Kjell (Valbo, SE), Pantzar; Goran (Sandviken, SE)
Title: Tool for chip removing machining and a basic body therefor
Patent Number: 7,670,088

Inventors: Ando; Hideo (Hino, JP), Morita; Seiji (Yokohama, JP), Takazawa; Koji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information storage medium, reproducing method, and recording method
Patent Number: 8,665,682

Inventors: Ando; Hideo (Hino, JP), Morita; Seiji (Yokohama, JP), Takazawa; Koji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information storage medium, reproducing method, and recording method
Patent Number: 8,665,683

Inventors: Ando; Hideo (Hino, JP), Morita; Seiji (Yokohama, JP), Takazawa; Koji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information storage medium, reproducing method, and recording method
Patent Number: 8,665,684

Inventors: Ando; Hideo (Hino, JP), Morita; Seiji (Yokohama, JP), Takazawa; Koji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information storage medium, reproducing method, and recording method
Patent Number: 8,665,685

Inventors: Ando; Hideo (Hino, JP), Morita; Seiji (Yokohama, JP), Takazawa; Koji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information storage medium, reproducing method, and recording method
Patent Number: 8,665,686

Inventors: Ando; Hideo (Hino, JP), Morita; Seiji (Yokohama, JP), Takazawa; Koji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information storage medium, reproducing method, and recording method
Patent Number: 8,665,687

Inventors: Andrew; Mark S. (Haddonfield, NJ), Andrew; Mylina (Haddonfield, NJ)
Title: Tissue liquefaction and aspiration for dental treatment
Patent Number: 7,011,644

Inventors: Anei; Shin (Takarazuka, JP), Sasai; Kosuke (Kobe, JP)
Title: Update detecting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,672,959

Inventors: Ang; Lin-Ping (Montrose, CA)
Title: Increasing readout speed in CMOS APS sensors through block readout
Patent Number: 7,671,914

Inventors: Angeli; Roberto (Scandicci, IT), Possenti; Marco (Firenze, IT), Demartis; Salvatore (Sassari, IT)
Title: Process for the preparation and purification of amorolfine hydrochloride
Patent Number: 8,664,381

Inventors: Anslyn; Eric V. (Austin, TX), Folmer-Andersen; Jan Frantz (Austin, TX), Zhu; Lei (Austin, TX)
Title: Determining enantiomeric excess using indicator-displacement assays
Patent Number: 7,670,847

Inventors: Aoshima; Takuma (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Call signal generating device
Patent Number: 8,666,060

Inventors: Aoyagi; Hiromi (Kanagawa, JP), Araki; Yumiko (Chiba, JP), Usuba; Shinji (Tokyo, JP), Kuboki; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Real-time communications system of high communications quality and media terminal apparatus
Patent Number: 7,672,296

Inventors: Aoyama; Katsuo (Shinagawa, JP)
Title: Control apparatus for controlling virtual storage
Patent Number: 7,673,096

Inventors: Appelbaum; Joel (Gainesville, FL), Yancey; Robert (Gainesville, FL)
Title: Efficient, high volume digital signature system for medical and business applications
Patent Number: 8,667,290

Inventors: Appelman; Barry (New York, NY)
Title: Preventing messaging of co-users on user definable co-user lists
Patent Number: 8,667,397

Inventors: Appelman; Barry (New York, NY)
Title: Managing user definable co-user lists
Patent Number: 8,667,398

Inventors: Arai; Kazuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Gorin; Allen L. (Berkeley Heights, NJ), Riccardi; Giuseppe (Hoboken, NJ), Wright; Jeremy H. (Somerset, NJ)
Title: Grammar fragment acquisition using syntactic and semantic clustering
Patent Number: 8,666,744

Inventors: Arai; Satoshi (Sendai, JP), Inoi; Takayuki (Sendai, JP), Saiki; Yoshihiko (Sendai, JP), Toita; Sadamu (Sendai, JP)
Title: Thin surface mounted type solid electrolytic capacitor
Patent Number: 7,010,838

Inventors: Araki; Kazutoshi (Ome, JP)
Title: Camera device
Patent Number: 7,670,066

Inventors: Arcaini; Gianni (Jacksonville, FL), Kuchi; Prem (Jacksonville, FL), Nehemiah; Avinash (Jacksonville, FL)
Title: Apparatus for automatically ignoring cast self shadows to increase the effectiveness of video analytics based surveillance systems
Patent Number: 8,665,329

Inventors: Archer; Charles J. (Rochester, MN), Blocksome; Michael A. (Rochester, MN), Ratterman; Joseph D. (Rochester, MN), Smith; Brian E. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Performing a local barrier operation
Patent Number: 8,667,501

Inventors: Archer; Charles J. (Rochester, MN), Blocksome; Michael A. (Rochester, MN), Ratterman; Joseph D. (Seattle, WA), Smith; Brian E. (Knoxville, TN)
Title: Performing a local barrier operation
Patent Number: 8,667,502

Inventors: Archer; Charles J. (Rochester, MN), Inglett; Todd A. (Rochester, MN), Ratterman; Joseph D. (Rochester, MN), Smith; Brian E. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Configuring compute nodes of a parallel computer in an operational group into a plurality of independent non-overlapping collective networks
Patent Number: 7,673,011

Inventors: Arditti Modiano; David (Clamart, FR), Canard; Sebastien (Caen, FR), Girault; Marc (Caent, FR), Traore; Jacques (Flers, FR)
Title: Cryptographic system for group signature
Patent Number: 7,673,144

Inventors: Aridome; Kenichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Miyazaki; Hironobu (Tokyo, JP), Isobe; Yukio (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Recording control apparatus and recording control method
Patent Number: 7,672,565

Inventors: Arik; Mehmet (Niskayuna, NY), Bessler; Warren (Amsterdam, NY), Bowman; Michael (Niskayuna, NY), Byrd; Charles (Redwood City, CA), Gerstler; William (Niskayuna, NY), Smith; Daniel P. (Ballston Spa, NY), Wetzel; Todd (Niskayuna, NY)
Title: Method and system for cooling high power density devices
Patent Number: 7,010,930

Inventors: Arikita; Reiji (Wakayama, JP)
Title: Structure of brush mount for cutting table
Patent Number: 7,669,278

Inventors: Arnault; Benoit (Saint Cyr sur Loire, FR), Bussit; Sylvain (Monnaie, FR), Chollet; Mickael (Saint Christophe sur le Nais, FR)
Title: Ball bearing, a clutch bearing including such a bearing, and a motor vehicle fitted with such a bearing
Patent Number: 8,668,394

Inventors: Arnold; Greg (Sunnyvale, CA), Soriano; Fermin (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Adaptive content delivery
Patent Number: 7,671,869

Inventors: Arnold; Martin (Huefingen, DE), Schmid; Guido (Triberg, DE)
Title: Dosing systems for fluid media
Patent Number: 7,669,734

Inventors: Arntzen; Charles J. (Ithaca, NY), Blake; Mary E. (Tucson, AZ), Gutterman; Jordan U. (Houston, TX)
Title: Triterpene compositions and methods for use thereof
Patent Number: 7,670,632

Inventors: Aronowitz; Sheldon (San Jose, CA), Kimball; James O. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method of treating metal and metal salts to enable thin layer deposition in semiconductor processing
Patent Number: 7,670,645

Inventors: Arrouye; Yan (Mountain View, CA), Giampaolo; Dominic (Mountain View, CA), Carol; Andrew (Half Moon Bay, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for managing data
Patent Number: 7,672,962

Inventors: Arvanites; Margherita (Fountain Hills, AZ)
Title: Fluid-filled durable pet bed
Patent Number: 7,669,552

Inventors: Asako; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: System and method for data multiplexing
Patent Number: 7,672,224

Inventors: Asandei; Alexandru Dragos (Vernon, CT)
Title: Ring-opening polymerization of cyclic esters, polyesters formed thereby, and articles comprising the polyesters
Patent Number: 7,671,140

Inventors: Ashida; Sumio (Tokyo, JP), Yusu; Keiichiro (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Ichihara; Katsutaro (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Nakamura; Naomasa (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Ohmachi; Noritake (Chiba-ken, JP)
Title: Optical recording medium
Patent Number: 7,011,876

Inventors: Ashton; Gregory (Cincinnati, OH), Nishikawa; Masaharu (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Disposable absorbent article with absorbent waistcap or waistband and method for making the same
Patent Number: 8,663,182

Inventors: Aubriet; Cecile (Strasbourg, FR), Schneider; Jean-Marc (Sarrebourg, FR), Meneghini; Sylvain (Sarrebourg, FR)
Title: Padded covering for a chair
Patent Number: 7,669,936

Inventors: Augustine; Scott D. (Bloomington, MN), Entenman; Scott A. (St. Paul, MN), Leland; Keith J. (Plymouth, MN), Maharaj; Gary R. (Eden Prairie, MN), Woodwick-Sides; Teryl L. (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Intravenous fluid warming cassette with stiffening member, fluid container and key mechanism
Patent Number: 7,010,221

Inventors: Aylor; John E. (Fort Worth, TX), Cunningham; Dan (Little Elm, TX), DeMoore; Howard W. (Dallas, TX), Secor; Howard C. (Krum, TX)
Title: UV curing assembly having sheet transfer unit with heat sink vacuum plate
Patent Number: 7,669,530

Inventors: Ayyagari; Deepak (Vancouver, WA), Chan; Wai-Chung (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Methods and systems for frequency and time division access
Patent Number: 7,672,232

Inventors: Backlund; Hans-Olof (Sundsvall, SE), Gradin; Per (Stode, SE)
Title: Method and a device for measuring stress forces in refiners
Patent Number: 7,010,988

Inventors: Bacon; Patricia (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Hairstylist cape device
Patent Number: 8,667,614

Inventors: Bae; Myung M. (Pleasant Valley, NY)
Title: Efficient method of globalization and synchronization of distributed resources in distributed peer data processing environments
Patent Number: 7,010,576

Inventors: Baek; Jai K. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Removable liner and inflatable bladder for snowboard boots and method of manufacture
Patent Number: 7,010,823

Inventors: Baenteli; Rolf (Basel, CH), Bernhard; Marie Claude (Wolschwiller, FR), Buehlmayer; Peter (Arlesheim, CH), Cooke; Nigel Graham (Oberwil, CH), Duthaler; Rudolf (Bettingen, CH), Hinterding; Klaus (Wittlingen, DE), Thoma; Gebhard (Lorrach, DE), Van Eis; Maurice (Buschwiller, FR), Von Matt; Anette (Biel-Benken, CH), Walliser; Louis (Leymen, FR), Zenke; Gerhard (Rheinfelden, DE)
Title: 2,4 Di (hetero) -arylamino-pyrimidine derivatives as ZAP-70 and/or syk inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,671,063

Inventors: Bailey; Eric D. (Redmond, WA), Taboada; Roberto C. (Duvall, WA)
Title: Method and apparatus for utilizing an object model to manage document parts for use in an electronic document
Patent Number: 7,673,235

Inventors: Bajpay; Paritosh (Edison, NJ), Eslambolchi; Hossein (Los Altos Hills, CA), McCanuel; John (Bailey, CO), Rahman; Moshiur (Marlboro, NJ)
Title: VoIP delay for predictive maintenance
Patent Number: 8,665,861

Inventors: Baker; David L. (Anaheim Hills, CA)
Title: Armed junction box enclosure
Patent Number: 7,671,276

Inventors: Baldauf; Georg (Laer, DE)
Title: Laminate material element for a hook and loop closure, particularly a diaper closure
Patent Number: 7,670,662

Inventors: Balloul; Jean-Marc (Lingolsheim, FR), Bizouarne; Nadine (Schiltigheim, FR), Kieny; Marie-Paule (Strasbourg, FR)
Title: Pharmaceutical compositions for treating papillomavirus tumors and infection
Patent Number: 7,670,607

Inventors: Bang; Won (Santa Clara, CA), Wang; Yen Kun (Fremont, CA), Kao; Yeh Jen (San Jose, CA)
Title: Concentration profile on demand gas delivery system (individual divert delivery system)
Patent Number: 7,011,710

Inventors: Bannoura; Daniel L. (Frisco, TX), Bozoki; Gyorgy (Plano, TN)
Title: Network client optimization
Patent Number: 8,667,386

Inventors: Bar-Yaakov; Yoav (Lehavim, IL), Finberg; Ita (Beer-Sheva, IL)
Title: Fire retardant formulations
Patent Number: 8,663,509

Inventors: Baranoff; Etienne David (Renens VD, CH), Nazeeruddin; Mohammad Khaja (Ecublens, CH), Graetzel; Michael (Saint Sulpice, CH)
Title: Light-emitting material comprising multinuclear complexes
Patent Number: 8,663,821

Inventors: Barber; Janet (Santa Cruz, CA), Fairman; Michael (Santa Cruz, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for memory map generation on a programmable chip
Patent Number: 7,010,666

Inventors: Barbut; Denise (New York, NY), Maahs; Tracy D. (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Cannula with associated filter and methods of use during cardiac surgery
Patent Number: 7,011,672

Inventors: Barbut; Denise (New York, NY), Richelson; Elliott (Ponte Vedra, FL)
Title: Neurotensin receptor agonists and opioid receptor agonists
Patent Number: 7,671,025

Inventors: Barclay; Brian J. (Atlanta, GA), Louie; Daniel P. (Chicago, IL), Schulhof; Scott H. (Chicago, IL), Schwartz; Richard T. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Controlling and presenting online wagering games
Patent Number: 8,668,586

Inventors: Barker; Andrew James (Attenborough, GB), Arnold; Philip Andrew (Rugby, GB)
Title: Optical transmitter system
Patent Number: 7,672,592

Inventors: Barkhordar; Afsoon (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Portable toothbrush for delivering and removing fluid
Patent Number: 8,668,397

Inventors: Barron; Andrew R. (Houston, TX), DeFriend; Kimberly A. (Santa Fe, NM)
Title: High strength polycrystalline ceramic spheres
Patent Number: 7,669,658

Inventors: Barry; Terence P. (Middleton, WI), Barry; Thomas P. (Madison, WI), Myre; Jake (Beaver Dam, WI), Asmuth; Anton (Madison, WI)
Title: Apparatus and method for treating aqueous solutions and contaminants therein
Patent Number: 8,663,471

Inventors: Barth; Thomas H. (Toulouse, FR), Mackie; Andrew W. (Barkam Wokingham, GB)
Title: Stackable child restraint for aircraft
Patent Number: 7,011,368

Inventors: Bartsch; Michael (Neustadt, DE), Baumann; Robert (Mannheim, DE), Haderlein; Gerd (Grunstadt, DE), Schindler; Gotz-Peter (Mannheim, DE), Jungkamp; Tim (Kapellen, BE), Luyken; Hermann (Ludwigshafen, DE), Scheidel; Jens (Hirschberg, DE), Brodhagen; Andreas (Bierbeeg, BE)
Title: Method for the production of pentene nitriles from n-butane
Patent Number: 7,671,229

Inventors: Bass; Michael (Indian River Shores, FL), Chung; Te-Yuan (Orlando, FL)
Title: Narrow spectral width lasers optimized and temperature stabilized with volume Bragg grating mirrors
Patent Number: 7,672,346

Inventors: Bassett; Robert W. (Essex Junction, VT), Christensen; Garrett S (Endicott, NY), Combs; Michael L. (Essex Junction, VT), Farnsworth; L. Owen (Lincoln, VT), Gillis; Pamela S. (Jericho, NY)
Title: Parametric testing for high pin count ASIC
Patent Number: 7,010,733

Inventors: Bassett; Ronald W. (Pflugerville, TX), Beadle; Bruce A. (Round Rock, TX), Brown; Michael Wayne (Georgetown, TX), Doud; Leon P. (Austin, TX), Paolini; Michael A. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for dynamic distribution of controlled and additional selective overlays in a streaming media
Patent Number: 7,010,492

Inventors: Bassin; Kathryn A. (Endicott, NY), Kagan; Steven (Oakbrook Terrace, IL), Li; Shao C. (Beijing, CN), Li; Zhong J. (Beijing, CN), Liu; He H. (Beijing, CN), Skrabanek; Susan E. (Atlanta, GA), Tan; Hua F. (Beijing, CN), Zhu; Jun (Shanghai, CN)
Title: System and method to produce business case metrics based on code inspection service results
Patent Number: 8,667,458

Inventors: Batchko; Robert G. (Albuquerque, NM), Szilagyi; Andrei (Danville, CA)
Title: Fluidic lens with manually-adjustable focus
Patent Number: 8,665,527

Inventors: Bate; Clifton S. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Dynamically defined context sensitive jump menu
Patent Number: 7,010,758

Inventors: Bates; Jerry L. (Redlands, CA), Anker; Earl J. (Tinley Park, IL)
Title: Vertical pocket feeder
Patent Number: 7,011,302

Inventors: Bauer; Helmut (Ludwigsburg, DE)
Title: Filter-fan unit
Patent Number: 7,670,397

Inventors: Baum; Asher (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Footwear design personalizing
Patent Number: 8,667,712

Inventors: Baurle; Stefan (San Jose, CA), Zhang; Guangchao (San Jose, CA), Odell; Arthur B. (Morgan Hill, CA), Deng; Edward E. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Variable frequency timing circuit for a power supply control circuit
Patent Number: 8,665,620

Inventors: Beaulieu; Laura Ellen Downs (Menlo Park, CA), Tanga; Mary J. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Arsenical fluorescent agents and assays
Patent Number: 8,664,009

Inventors: Beavin; Thomas A. (Milpitas, CA), Cai; Mengchu (San Jose, CA), Li; Ruiping (Cupertino, CA), Ruddy; James A. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Query rewrite for pre-joined tables
Patent Number: 8,666,969

Inventors: Beck; Scott Neil (Dallas, TX), Pickren; Marc Andrew (Rockwall, TX), Tonini; Gerardo Ettore (Holland, MI), Toback; David Stephen (Dallas, TX)
Title: Systems and methods for establishing a telecommunications bridge between a user device and a node
Patent Number: 8,665,785

Inventors: Becker; Glenn C. (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Determination of graph connectivity metrics using bit-vectors
Patent Number: 7,672,919

Inventors: Becker; Heike (Mannheim, DE), Braig; Volker (Weinheim-Luetzelsachsen, DE), Herrera Taboada; Lidcay (Ludwigshafen, DE)
Title: Use of polymers based on modified polyamines as additives for detergents
Patent Number: 7,670,389

Inventors: Becker; William R. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Method and apparatus for removing oil from a body of water
Patent Number: 8,663,467

Inventors: Beerse; Chelsea C. (Fairport, NY), O'Sullivan; Patrick J. (Dublin, IE), Sloyer; Jeffrey B. (Fishersville, VA), Zimmet; Carol S. (Boxborough, MA)
Title: Location based quality of session control in unified telephony
Patent Number: 8,666,048

Inventors: Beerse; Chelsea C. (Fairport, NY), O'Sullivan; Patrick J. (Dublin, IE), Sloyer; Jeffrey B. (Fishersville, VA), Zimmet; Carol S. (Boxborough, MA)
Title: Location based quality of session control in unified telephony
Patent Number: 8,666,049

Inventors: Belashchenko; Vladimir (Concord, NH), Solonenko; Oleg P. (Novosibirsk, RU), Smirnov; Andrey V. (Novosibirsk, RU)
Title: Plasma apparatus and system
Patent Number: 7,671,294

Inventors: Belashchenko; Vladimir E. (Concord, NH)
Title: Deposition system, method and materials for composite coatings
Patent Number: 7,670,406

Inventors: Bello; Valentina (Padua, IT), Boen-Nemann; Helmut (Essen, DE), Canu; Paolo (Trescore Balneario, IT), Centazzo; Massimo (Camisano Vicentino, IT), Conte; Luca (Pederobba, IT), Dalle Nogare; Daniela (Este, IT), Mattei; Giovanni (Padua, IT), Rosei; Renzo (Trieste, IT)
Title: Method for preparation of bimetallic compositions of cobalt and palladium on an inert material support and compositions obtainable by the same
Patent Number: 8,664,147

Inventors: Benckert; Hartmut (Filderstadt, DE), Von Baumen; Paul (Sindelfingen, DE)
Title: Device for actuating an articulated mast, especially for concrete pumps
Patent Number: 7,011,108

Inventors: Benhase; Michael T. (Tucson, AZ), Gill; Binny S. (Auburn, MA), Gupta; Lokesh M. (Tucson, AZ), Kalos; Matthew J. (Tucson, AZ), Spear; Gail A. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Compression on thin provisioned volumes using extent based mapping
Patent Number: 8,667,180

Inventors: Benjamin; Dennis Andrew (Fitzroy, AU), Rodda; Nicholas Alan (Fitzroy, AU)
Title: System for handling electronic mail
Patent Number: 7,010,572

Inventors: Benko; David Andrew (Munroe Falls, OH), Hahn; Bruce Raymond (Hudson, OH), Cohen; Martin Paul (Fairlawn, OH), Dirk; Shawn Matthew (Albuquerque, NM), Cicotte; Kirsten Nicole (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Functionalized lignin, rubber containing functionalized lignin and products containing such rubber composition
Patent Number: 8,664,305

Inventors: Beranek; Michael J. (Lake Villa, IL), Malinowski; Jason R. (Acworth, GA)
Title: Method and system for keyword detection using voice-recognition
Patent Number: 7,672,845

Inventors: Berenguer Maimo; Ramon (Barcelona, ES), Medrano Ruperez; Jorge (Barcelona, ES), Merodio Cabanillas; Juan Francisco (Barcelona, ES)
Title: Acetone solvate of phthaloyl amlodipine
Patent Number: 7,671,208

Inventors: Berman; Christopher (Mount Airy, NC)
Title: Cabin for a Humvee vehicle
Patent Number: 8,667,880

Inventors: Bernardini; Fausto (New York, NY), Chaar; Jarir K. (Ardsley, NY), Chee; Yi-Min (Yorktown Heights, NY), Huchel; Joseph P. (Morgan Hill, CA), Jobson, Jr.; Thomas A. (New Paltz, NY), Oppenheim; Daniel V. (Croton on Hudson, NY), Ratakonda; Krishna C. (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Staged automated validation of work packets inputs and deliverables in a software factory
Patent Number: 8,667,469

Inventors: Berndt; Anett (Erlangen, DE), Eder; Florian (Erlangen, DE), Feucht; Hans-Dieter (Renningen, DE)
Title: Mixture for use in forming a transparent coating on a transparent substrate
Patent Number: 8,664,310

Inventors: Bessho; Yasuyuki (Uji, JP), Hata; Masayuki (Kadoma, JP)
Title: Semiconductor laser apparatus
Patent Number: 7,672,351

Inventors: Besuchet; Jean-Philippe (Neuchatel, CH), Degen; Erwin (Biel, CH)
Title: Method and apparatus for a displacement correction for a machine tool
Patent Number: 8,666,534

Inventors: Bhat; Prakash (Newbury, GB)
Title: Channel quality measurement in relay systems
Patent Number: 8,665,773

Inventors: Bhatti; Ghulam (Plainville, MA)
Title: Method for defining, allocating and assigning addresses in ad hoc wireless networks
Patent Number: 7,672,289

Inventors: Bibbey; Ryan L. (Reno, NV), Block; Rory L. (Washoe Valley, NV), Davis; Robert T. (Reno, NV), Earley; Edward Q. (Chicago, IL), Goglio; Remy Y. (Reno, NV), Grabiec; Jacek A. (Chicago, IL), McSulla; Robert L. (Hoffman Estates, IL), Royce; Christopher A. (Reno, NV)
Title: Jurisdictional control in a wagering game system plugin architecture
Patent Number: 8,662,992

Inventors: Birang; Manoocher (Los Gatos, CA), Gleason; Allan (San Jose, CA), Guthrie; William L. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Forming a transparent window in a polishing pad for a chemical mechanical polishing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,011,565

Inventors: Bjorklund; Andreas (Lund, SE), Edso; Tomas (Lund, SE)
Title: Methods, apparatus, computer program and storage medium for position decoding
Patent Number: 7,672,513

Inventors: Black; Donald N. (Cumming, GA), Ruiz; Enrique Jesus (Duluth, GA), Smith; William M. (Duluth, GA), Haslam; John (Woodstock, GA), Beafore; John L. (Duluth, GA)
Title: Shaped gradient lens
Patent Number: 8,665,525

Inventors: Black; Kenneth R. (Lakeland, FL), Jensen; Robert M. (Lakeland, FL), Rodriguez; Jorge E. (Apollo Beach, FL), Currey; Jonathan J. (Lakeland, FL)
Title: System and method for adding transport protocols in distributed middleware applications
Patent Number: 7,010,609

Inventors: Blackburn; Christopher W. (Reno, NV), Davis; Robert T. (Reno, NV), Frattinger; Christopher J. (Sparks, NV), Hornik; Jeremy (Chicago, IL), Ruebusch; Sue (Reno, NV), Thomas; Alfred (Las Vegas, NV), Wadleigh; William (Lisle, IL), Warkentin; Terry D. (Carson City, NV)
Title: Ordering, delivering, and licensing wager gaming content
Patent Number: 8,663,003

Inventors: Blackmon, Jr.; James B (Brownsboro, AL), Jones; Nelson E (Los Osos, CA), Drubka; Robert E (Medford, MA)
Title: Thermally controlled solar reflector facet with heat recovery
Patent Number: 7,669,593

Inventors: Blackwell; Jason Matthew (Vestal, NY), Handy-Bosma; John Hans (Cedar Park, TX), Lyn; Lauren Sarah (Torrington, CT), Meyer; Brian Craig (Louisville, CO), Porter; James Caldwell (Longmont, CO)
Title: Rapid peer navigation in faceted search systems
Patent Number: 8,667,006

Inventors: Blanchard; Robert (Escondido, CA), Hardacker; Robert L. (Escondido, CA)
Title: Rapid television channel scan using frequency plans to identify channels
Patent Number: 8,665,380

Inventors: Blank; Pol' Emanuilovich (Moscow, RU), Blank; Emanuil Ihilovich (Moscow, RU)
Title: Method for treating a medium by saturating it with useful substances emitted by plants and a device for carrying out this method
Patent Number: 8,663,552

Inventors: Blankenship; Delma M. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Balloon catheter having a balloon with a thickened wall portion
Patent Number: 7,011,646

Inventors: Blauer; Stephen J. (Lexington, MA), Atallah; Toufic G. (Reading, MA)
Title: Concealable/deployable reflective band for garments
Patent Number: 7,669,249

Inventors: Blew; Douglas (Mooresville, NC)
Title: Coaxial connectors including conductive anti-friction bearing mechanisms and/or locking mechanisms and related methods
Patent Number: 8,662,911

Inventors: Bloemer; Wilhelm (Unteruhldingen-Muehlhofen, DE), Beger; Jens (Tuttlingen, DE), Fink; Ulrich (Tuttlingen, DE), Wagner; Cecile (Tuttlingen, DE)
Title: Implant for insertion into a bone cavity or between vertebral bodies
Patent Number: 7,670,378

Inventors: Blum; Alvin S. (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
Title: Magnetic holder
Patent Number: 7,669,291

Inventors: Blumenschein; Gordon Lynn (Woodridge, IL), Meek; Jeffrey James (Lake in the Hills, IL), Crockett; Susanne Marie (Buffalo Grove, IL)
Title: Method and system for termination blocking of message delivery service
Patent Number: 7,010,101

Inventors: Bohner; Marc (Grenchen, CH)
Title: Hydraulic cement based on calcium phosphate for surgical use
Patent Number: 7,670,419

Inventors: Bojer; Ivan (San Jose, CA), Berestov; Alexander Leonidovich (San Jose, CA), Spaulding; Autumn Claire (Maple City, MI)
Title: Radiographic image composition and use
Patent Number: 7,010,152

Inventors: Bokish; Bruce (Raleigh, NC), Spillane; Donald (Cary, NC), Presnell; Michael Craig (Sugar Grove, NC)
Title: Auto-compression for media over IP
Patent Number: 8,665,904

Inventors: Bolam; David John (Orange Park, FL)
Title: Mobile vacuum flotation and clarification unit
Patent Number: 7,670,493

Inventors: Bolger; Ciaran (Dublin, IE), Arms; Steven W. (Williston, VT), Townsend; Christopher P. (Shelburne, VT), Smith; Kurt R. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Method and apparatus for monitoring eye tremor
Patent Number: 7,011,410

Inventors: Borders; Richard L. (Erie, CO), Wildman; Timothy D. (Metamora, IN)
Title: Medical equipment controller
Patent Number: 7,010,369

Inventors: Borgeat; Pierre (Sillery, CA)
Title: Stabilized leukotriene B.sub.4 (LTB.sub.4) agent pharmaceutical formulation
Patent Number: 8,664,271

Inventors: Borschneck; Anthony G. (Redding, CA)
Title: Medical splinting apparatus and methods for using the same
Patent Number: 7,670,308

Inventors: Bossemeyer, Jr.; Robert Wesley (St. Charles, IL), Israelski; Edmond W. (Lake Barrington, IL), Heinmiller; Wayne Robert (Elgin, IL), Light; Jordan Howard (Chicago, IL), Ekstrom; Gayle Roberta (Chicago, IL)
Title: Network arrangement for smart card applications
Patent Number: 7,010,701

Inventors: Bostick; James E. (Cedar Park, TX), Hansen; Brian W. (Cedar Park, TX), Kaemmerer; John Paul (Pflugerville, TX), Kalyanaraman; Raghuraman (Round Rock, TX)
Title: User defined associations of colors to cartridges for color printers
Patent Number: 8,665,495

Inventors: Bots; Henk J. (Hollister, CA), Hunt; William E. (Saratoga, CA), Palma; Derek (Union City, CA), Lawler; John (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Architecture for virtual private networks
Patent Number: 7,010,702

Inventors: Boucher; Charles Achim Bernard (Utrecht, NL)
Title: Method for effecting computer implemented decision-support in the selection of the drug therapy of patients having a viral disease
Patent Number: 7,010,431

Inventors: Bourge; Arnaud (Paris, FR), Jung; Joel (Le Mesnil St. Denis, FR)
Title: Method of storing pictures in a memory using compression coding and cost function including power consumption
Patent Number: 8,665,955

Inventors: Bouza, II; Jose M. (Bumpass, VA), Aguirre, Jr.; Salvador (Arlington, VA), McDonnell; Daniel Ashley (Silver Spring, MD), Eaton; Timothy Wayne (Centreville, VA), Woodruff; Stephen Robert (Elkridge, MD), Mason; Frank Augustine (Arlington, VA)
Title: Anti-eavesdropping device
Patent Number: 8,665,607

Inventors: Bova; David J. (Hollywood, FL)
Title: Hydrophobic component free sustained release nicotinic acid compositions for treating hyperlipidemia and related methods therefor
Patent Number: 7,011,848

Inventors: Bower, III; Fred Allison (Durham, NC), Brown; Rodney Hugh (Cary, NC), Fadale; Tushar Dasharath (Raleigh, NC), Fox; Thomas James (Apex, NC), Harper; Richard Edwin (Chapel Hill, NC), Roberts; David Bryan (Cary, NC), Shah; Ketan K. (Cary, NC)
Title: Identifying temporal ambiguity in an aggregated log stream
Patent Number: 7,673,183

Inventors: Bowman; Donald (Lethbridge, CA), Bowman; Randall (Lethbridge, CA)
Title: Wheel restraint system
Patent Number: 8,662,803

Inventors: Bowman; Trevor (Queensland, AU)
Title: Basketball hoop and net assembly
Patent Number: 8,663,038

Inventors: Boyd; Anthony R. (Loreauville, LA)
Title: High torque and high capacity rotatable center core with ram body assemblies
Patent Number: 7,011,160

Inventors: Brabson; Roy Frank (Raleigh, NC), Britton; Edward Glen (Chapel Hill, NC), Devine; Wesley McMillan (Apex, NC), Huynh; Lap Thiet (Apex, NC), Lindquist; David B. (Raleigh, NC), Rajaraman; Bala (Raleigh, NC), Stagg; Arthur James (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Dynamic modification of application behavior in response to changing environmental conditions
Patent Number: 8,667,165

Inventors: Bradley; James (Cottonwood, CA)
Title: Adjustable quilting machine
Patent Number: 7,011,031

Inventors: Braeuchle; Goetz (Reichartshausen, DE), Winner; Hermann (Bietigheim, DE)
Title: Device for longitudinal guidance of a motor vehicle by intervention in the brake system
Patent Number: 7,672,769

Inventors: Bramlage; William (Covington, KY), Strike; Jonathan (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Customized consumer loan product search system and method
Patent Number: 8,666,885

Inventors: Brandenberg; Carl Brock (Fort Worth, TX)
Title: Modular furniture System
Patent Number: 8,667,911

Inventors: Braswell; Brandt (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Analog-to-digital converter with integrator circuit for overload recovery
Patent Number: 7,671,774

Inventors: Breeds; Robert J. (Hursley, GB), Taylor; James S. (Hursley, GB)
Title: Software accessibility testing
Patent Number: 8,667,468

Inventors: Breeds; Robert J. (Swindon, GB), Taunton; Philip R. (Eastleigh, GB)
Title: Method and system for generating and displaying an interactive dynamic view of bi-directional impact analysis results for multiply connected objects
Patent Number: 8,665,274

Inventors: Brenneman; Rodney A. (San Juan Capistrano, CA)
Title: Expandable stent apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,011,674

Inventors: Breskot; Tobias (Berlin, DE), Schaldach, Jr., legal representative; Max (Berlin, DE), Schaldach, deceased; Max (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Device for implanting catheters
Patent Number: 7,011,648

Inventors: Breuer; Ulf (Grasberg, DE), Law; Barnaby (Weyhe, DE)
Title: Adhesive joint for joining components of transport craft, in particular of aircraft, and method for determining minimum mechanical load capacity and/or mechanical strength of an adhesive joint
Patent Number: 7,669,467

Inventors: Brewer; Mark Lawrence (Chester, GB), Orlebar; Caroline Nicola (Ince, GB), Price; Richard John (Ince Chester, GB), Vaporciyan; Garo Garbis (Houston, TX)
Title: Fuel formulations
Patent Number: 8,663,346

Inventors: Brewer; Scott (St. Augustine, FL)
Title: Watercraft, water diverter, entanglement system, and defense system for watercraft
Patent Number: 8,667,917

Inventors: Bridges; Cliff (Greensboro, NC)
Title: Nonwoven blanket with a heating element
Patent Number: 8,664,572

Inventors: Brisk; Philip (Ecublens, CH), Cevrero; Alessandro (Lausanne, CH), Gurkaynak; Frank K. (Zurich, CH), Lopez; Paolo Ienne (Pully, CH), Parandeh-Afshar; Hadi (Chavannes-Renens, CH)
Title: Generalized programmable counter arrays
Patent Number: 8,667,046

Inventors: Brockhoff; Franz-Ulrich (Bramsche, DE)
Title: Convertible vehicle
Patent Number: 7,669,912

Inventors: Brodeur; Michael R. (Westport, MA)
Title: Window rain shield ventilator
Patent Number: 7,670,217

Inventors: Brodowski; John (Smithtown, NY)
Title: Adjust and lock artificial hip cup
Patent Number: 8,663,336

Inventors: Broitzman; Troy R. (Palm Bay, FL), Furlong; Steven C. (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: LED white-light devices for direct form, fit, and function replacement of existing lighting devices
Patent Number: 8,664,891

Inventors: Broitzman; Troy Richard (Mound, MN)
Title: Light emitting diode devices containing replaceable subassemblies
Patent Number: 8,662,732

Inventors: Bruck-Scheffler; Antje (Constance, DE), Pontius; Alexander (Lebach, DE)
Title: Taste masked dosage form containing roflumilast
Patent Number: 8,663,694

Inventors: Bruengger; Craig V. (Norwell, MA)
Title: Apparatus for puncturing a gas filled bottle
Patent Number: 7,669,616

Inventors: Brune; Guenter W. (Bellevue, WA), Hambling; Peter H. (Bellevue, WA), Mercer; John E. (Gig Harbor, WA), Moore; Lloyd A. (Renton, WA), Ng; Shiu S. (Kirkland, WA), Zeller; Rudolf (Seattle, WA)
Title: Establishing positions of locating field detectors and path mapping in underground boring tool applications
Patent Number: 8,668,030

Inventors: Bruno; Gianmarco (Genoa, IT), Cavaliere; Fabio (Vecchiano, IT)
Title: Monitoring optical parameters of a modulated optical signal
Patent Number: 8,666,244

Inventors: Brutch; Tasneem (Lincoln, CA), Aciicmez; Onur (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Securely upgrading or downgrading platform components
Patent Number: 8,667,270

Inventors: Bruzgul; Joshua D (East Aurora, NY)
Title: All-season indoor outdoor coupleable construction toys
Patent Number: 8,668,542

Inventors: Buchholz; Thomas (Meersburg, DE), Sorg; Wolfgang (Horgenzell, DE)
Title: Device for regulating rotational speed of the driven rotor of a viscosity coupling
Patent Number: 7,011,198

Inventors: Buckley; Robert R. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Image quality processing of a compressed image
Patent Number: 7,010,171

Inventors: Buerger; Wolfgang (Hockessin, DE), Hertel; Peter (Putzbrunn, DE), Wendl; Manfred (Rosenheim, DE)
Title: Electrochemical energy storage means
Patent Number: 7,670,720

Inventors: Buhrman; Frederik Arnold (Laguna, PH), Cui; Jingyu (Katy, TX), Joshi; Mahendra Ladharam (Katy, TX), Milam; Stanley Nemec (Houston, TX), Wellington; Scott Lee (Bellaire, TX)
Title: Separation of gases produced by combustion
Patent Number: 8,663,369

Inventors: Bunting; Alan (Loxahatchee, FL), Savage; Jack (Sandy, UT)
Title: Tattoo removal system
Patent Number: 8,663,162

Inventors: Burges; Christopher J. C. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: System and method providing automated margin tree analysis and processing of sampled data
Patent Number: 7,672,939

Inventors: Burnham; Steve (Havana, FL)
Title: Pedal powered boat using a fish tail paddle
Patent Number: 8,668,536

Inventors: Burns; Andrew Arthur Paul (Nisakayuna, NY), Natarajan; Arunkumar (Niskayuna, NY), Naik; Shantaram Narayan (Bangalore, IN), Boden; Eugene (Scotia, NY), Puthamane; Kiran Arunkumar (South Kodagu, IN), Vasudevan; Vinodkumar (Mavelikara, IN), Jain; Sumeet (Schenectady, NY)
Title: Holographic recording medium and method of recording a hologram
Patent Number: 8,663,873

Inventors: Burton; Stephanie Gail (Stellenbosch, ZA), Davids; Lester Merlin (Noordhoek, ZA)
Title: Hydroxytyrosol compounds
Patent Number: 8,663,608

Inventors: Busaba; Fadi Y. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Getzlaff; Klaus J. (Schoenaich, DE), Krygowski; Christopher A. (Lagrangeville, NY), Slegel; Timothy J. (Staatsburg, NY)
Title: Last iteration loop branch prediction upon counter threshold and resolution upon counter one
Patent Number: 7,010,676

Inventors: Butler; Todd N (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Two-way postal mailing assembly
Patent Number: 7,669,389

Inventors: Butt; Hammad (Bellevue, WA), Hagiu; Costin (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Scalability test and analysis
Patent Number: 7,010,465

Inventors: Byeon; Heo-Jin (Hwaseong-si, KR), Lim; Kyoung-Mook (Hwaseong-si, KR), Lim; Hyung-Jun (Suwon-si, KR), Jeong; Seh-Woong (Seoul, KR), Park; Jae-Hong (Seongnam-si, KR), Park; Sung-Cheol (Seoul, KR)
Title: Digital processing system and method for tracking subcarrier included in video signal
Patent Number: 7,671,923

Inventors: Byers; Thomas L. (Mustang, OK)
Title: Water transfer system for a bottled water dispenser
Patent Number: 7,669,738

Inventors: Byon; Sang-Woog (Namyangju-si, KR)
Title: Voltage generating circuit, device including the same, and method of generating voltage
Patent Number: 8,664,932

Inventors: Byrne; Shannon (Whistler, CA), Muecke; Innes (Halifax, CA), Patterson; Andrew (Dartmouth, CA), Slik; David (Brackendale, CA)
Title: System for dynamically encrypting information for secure internet commerce and providing embedded fulfillment software
Patent Number: 7,010,697

Inventors: Cabrera; George (Mason, OH), Borodulin; Dmitri (South Lebanon, OH)
Title: Push-pull amplification systems and methods
Patent Number: 8,665,025

Inventors: Cadet; Patrick (Elmont, NY), Stefano; George B. (Melville, NY)
Title: Opiate receptor polypeptide
Patent Number: 7,671,176

Inventors: Cadotte; Germain (St-Elie d'Orford, CA), Bertrand; Eric (St-Elie d'Orford, CA), Bedard; Yvon (Orford, CA)
Title: Rear fairing for a snowmobile
Patent Number: 7,011,173

Inventors: Cahill; Nathan D. (Rochester, NY), Bolin; Mark R. (Fairport, NY), Ray; Lawrence A. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for three-dimensional scene modeling and reconstruction
Patent Number: 7,010,158

Inventors: Cahn; Robert (Carmel, NY)
Title: Method for pricing network bandwidth services on a virtual private network
Patent Number: 7,672,856

Inventors: Callan; Robin (Bellevue, WA), van Schalkwijk; Walter A. (Issaquah, WA), Cole; James J. (Arlington, WA), Ahmad; Suhail (Seattle, WA)
Title: Buffered compositions for dialysis
Patent Number: 7,670,491

Inventors: Camel; Denis (Grenoble, FR), Bedel; Laurent (Quaix en Chartreuse, FR), Sanchette; Frederic (Montferrat, FR), Ducros; Cedric (Bevenais, FR)
Title: Sulfidation-resistant silver-base coating, method for depositing such a coating and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,670,689

Inventors: Cameron; James (Malibu, CA), Pace; Vincent (Shadow Hills, CA), Campbell; Patrick (Stevenson Ranch, CA), Allum; Ronnie (Sydney, AU)
Title: Stereo camera with automatic control of interocular distance based on lens settings
Patent Number: 8,666,241

Inventors: Campillo; Anthony L (Springfield, VA)
Title: Carrier signal suppression and extraction system
Patent Number: 7,672,598

Inventors: Candelore; Brant L. (Escondido, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for storing scrambled digital programs by filtering product identifier
Patent Number: 7,010,685

Inventors: Cao; Kai (Beijing, CN), Dai; Qingyu (Beijing, CN)
Title: MRI apparatus and RF transmit gain setting method
Patent Number: 7,671,588

Inventors: Carcasi; Michael A. (Austin, TX), Kincaid; Michael Philip (Kyle, TX)
Title: Method and device for controlling temperature of a substrate using an internal temperature control device
Patent Number: 7,671,412

Inventors: Care; Ian C. D. (Derby, GB), Garvey; Seamus (Nottingham, GB), Jiffri; Shakir (Kandy, LK)
Title: Bearing assembly
Patent Number: 8,662,756

Inventors: Carlson; Andrew G. (Redmond, WA), Duane; Nicholas Paul (Bothell, WA), Thurlow; Scott A. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Method for automatically implementing special forms in an e-mail system
Patent Number: 7,010,616

Inventors: Carmon; Rafael (Rishon Lezion, IL)
Title: Cascading baseband processors
Patent Number: 8,666,331

Inventors: Carnali; Joseph Oreste (Newtown, CT), Shah; Pravin (Rutherford, NJ), Polonka; Jack (Peekskill, NY), Madison; Stephen Alan (Newtown, CT)
Title: Personal care compositions comprising hydrophobically modified cationic polymers
Patent Number: 7,671,007

Inventors: Carson; Daniel D. (Hockessin, DE), Farach-Carson; Mary C. (Hockessin, DE), French; Margaret (Houston, TX), Gomes; Ronald (San Jose, CA), Timpl; Rupert (Ga{hacek over (u)}ting, AT)
Title: Delivery system for heparin-binding growth factors
Patent Number: 7,671,018

Inventors: Case; Steven K. (St. Louis Park, MN), Mowry; Gregory S. (Burnsville, MN), Skunes; Timothy A. (Mahtomedi, MN)
Title: Optical module
Patent Number: 7,010,855

Inventors: Casserly; James (Routio, FI)
Title: Advertisement selection technique
Patent Number: 7,672,869

Inventors: Cassese; Pierre (Rue de la Mairie, FR), Cassese; Alain (Allee de la Marniere, FR), Cassese; Jean (Place du Colombier, FR), Cassese; Philippe (Les Essarts, FR), Bucaille; Bernard (Ferme de la Vallee, FR)
Title: Automated machine for setting bendable nailing pins on a frame
Patent Number: 7,010,851

Inventors: Castaing; Jean-Christophe (Paris, FR), Baker; Gary (Manchester, GB), Jost; Philippe (Lyons, FR)
Title: Method for enhancing water-repellency treatment of mineral hydraulic binder compositions and compositions obtainable by said method and their uses
Patent Number: 7,671,115

Inventors: Cato; Robert T. (Raleigh, NC), Crockett; Timothy W. (Raleigh, NC), Harris; Richard H. (Raleigh, NC), Thomas; Jeff D. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Sensing a paper roll ultrasonically
Patent Number: 7,669,476

Inventors: Caughern; Ray (Heavener, OK)
Title: Machine to unload ties off of railroad cars
Patent Number: 7,670,098

Inventors: Cauvin; Severine (Braine-le-Comte, BE), Gordon; Glenn (Midland, MI), Johnson; Bethany (Midland, MI), Liles; Donald (Midland, MI)
Title: Emulsions of boron crosslinked organopolysiloxanes
Patent Number: 8,664,328

Inventors: Cendrillon; Raphael Jean (Hong Kong, CN), Wei; Dong (Austin, TX)
Title: Low complexity technique for digital subscriber line (DSL) power control
Patent Number: 8,665,932

Inventors: Cerri; Alberto (Milan, IT), Bianchi; Giuseppe (Milan, IT), Fedrizzi; Giorgio (Treviglio, IT), Ferrari; Patrizia (Varese, IT), Gobbini; Mauro (Mercallo, IT), Torri; Marco (Rho, IT), Marazzi; Giuseppe (Milan, IT), Cabri; Walter (Rozzano, IT)
Title: Aminooxime derivatives of 2- and/or 4-substituted androstanes and androstenes as medicaments for cardiovascular disorders
Patent Number: 8,664,210

Inventors: Cetto; Lucio (Boston, MA)
Title: Methods and systems for classifying mass spectra
Patent Number: 7,672,792

Inventors: Cewers; Goran (Limhamn, SE)
Title: Mechanical temperature compensation methods and devices
Patent Number: 8,664,832

Inventors: Chadwick; David B. (San Diego, CA), Patterson; Andrew (Lakeside, CA), Groves; Gregory J. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method for sampling seepage
Patent Number: 7,672,795

Inventors: Chai; Zhan (Shanghai, CN), Chen; Jing (Shanghai, CN), Luo; Jiexin (Shanghai, CN), Wu; Qingqing (Shanghai, CN), Wang; Xi (Shanghai, CN)
Title: TCAD emulation calibration method of SOI field effect transistor
Patent Number: 8,667,440

Inventors: Chan; Anthony (North York, CA), Atanassov; Filip (Toronto, CA), Rackham; Ralph (Toronto, CA), Mojsov; Tome (Toronto, CA), Chapnik; Brian (Thornhill, CA), Demaline; Tracey (Georgetown, CA)
Title: Residential compressor for refueling motor vehicles that operate on gaseous fuels
Patent Number: 7,011,118

Inventors: Chandrasekhar; Bukkinakere Kapanipathaiya (Bangalore, IN), Kandoor; Shalini (Karnataka, IN), Mukunda; Adyam Srinivasa (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Process for uniform and higher loading of metallic fillers into a polymer matrix using a highly porous host material
Patent Number: 8,663,506

Inventors: Chang; Chi-Lin (Taipei, TW)
Title: Dual input charger with cable storing mechanism
Patent Number: 7,011,538

Inventors: Chang; Chi-Tsai (Taichung, TW)
Title: Safety socket
Patent Number: 8,668,512

Inventors: Chang; Chia-Chi (Taipei, TW), Lin; Link (Taipei, TW)
Title: Detecting unauthorized wireless devices in a network
Patent Number: 7,672,283

Inventors: Chang; Fuh-Yu (Taipei, TW)
Title: Micro/nano imprint mold of the fabricating process
Patent Number: 8,662,879

Inventors: Chang; I-Chung (Chong Ho, TW)
Title: Filtering device having filter bag seal
Patent Number: 7,011,754

Inventors: Chang; Jack (Fremont, CA), Mirzamaani; Mohammad (San Jose, CA), Tang; Kai (San Jose, CA)
Title: Media for recording devices
Patent Number: 7,670,694

Inventors: Chang; Jen-Tsorng (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Portable electronic device with attachable camera module
Patent Number: 7,672,582

Inventors: Chang; Shao-Han (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Optical plate and backlight module using the same
Patent Number: 7,670,020

Inventors: Chapman; Henry N. (Livermore, CA), Bajt; Sasa (Livermore, CA), Spiller; Eberhard A. (Livermore, CA), Hau-Riege; Stefan (Fremont, CA), Marchesini; Stefano (Oakland, CA)
Title: Area X-ray or UV camera system for high-intensity beams
Patent Number: 7,672,430

Inventors: Chappell; William J. (Lafayette, IN), Peroulis; Dimitrios (West Lafayette, IN), Lee; JuSeop (West Lafayette, IN), Naglich; Eric J. (Lafayette, IN), Sigmarsson; Hjalti H. (West Lafayette, IN)
Title: Field programmable filter array
Patent Number: 8,665,040

Inventors: Chase; Kent B. (Sun Prairie, WI), Smith; Garrick D. S. (Madison, WI)
Title: Wearable drug delivery device having spring drive and sliding actuation mechanism
Patent Number: 8,668,675

Inventors: Chauvet; Philip R. (Tucson, AZ), Reed; David Charles (Tucson, AZ), Scott; Michael Robert (Ocean View, HI), Smith; Max Douglas (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Volume record data set optimization apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,667,247

Inventors: Chen; Aaron (Taiwan, TW)
Title: Inductive module
Patent Number: 7,671,716

Inventors: Chen; Bi-Ju (Taipei, TW)
Title: Insulative wire-clipping bushing
Patent Number: 8,664,543

Inventors: Chen; Chi-He (Taipei, TW), Lee; Chin-Yi (Taipei, TW), Tsai; Chia-Jung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Process for preparing carboxylic acid
Patent Number: 7,671,233

Inventors: Chen; Chung-Chu (Taichung, TW), Chung; Chen-Kuei (Tainan, TW), Lin; Chun-Jun (Taichung, TW)
Title: Integrated inkjet print head with rapid ink refill mechanism and off-shooter heater
Patent Number: 7,011,392

Inventors: Chen; Ga-Lane (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Apparatus for photocatalytic reaction
Patent Number: 7,670,571

Inventors: Chen; Mei Li (Arcadia, CA)
Title: Angular adjustment arrangement of side pivot hinge
Patent Number: 7,010,832

Inventors: Chen; Shu-Hui (Tainan, TW), Honest; Makamba (Tainan, TW), Hsieh; Ya-Yu (Tainan, TW), Sung; Wang-Chou (Tainan, TW)
Title: Long-term hydrophilic modification of PDMS substrate and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,670,686

Inventors: Chen; Wei (Panyu, CN), Xue; Yanshun (Panyu, CN), Ye; Yilong (Panyu, CN), Zhong; Guoji (Panyu, CN)
Title: Circuit for driving fluorescent lamp and light-emitting diode
Patent Number: 8,664,879

Inventors: Cheng; Chang Yung (Tainan Shien, TW), Tseng; Bob (Hsinchu County, TW)
Title: Method and system for improving process control for semiconductor manufacturing operations
Patent Number: 7,010,382

Inventors: Cheng; Chin-Hung (Chino, CA)
Title: Cable organizer and electronic appliance with same
Patent Number: 8,668,160

Inventors: Chertok; Michael (Petah Tikva, IL), Pinhas; Adi (Hod Hasharon, ID)
Title: System and method for identifying a region of interest in a digital image
Patent Number: 8,666,145

Inventors: Chessum; Charlene F. (Fresno, CA)
Title: Umbrella for dripless closure
Patent Number: 8,667,975

Inventors: Chhabra; Kapil (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: BSS selection using path loss
Patent Number: 7,672,282

Inventors: Chi; Ed H. (Palo Alto, CA), Olston; Christopher (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: System and method for determining a quantitative measure of qualitative usability of related Web pages
Patent Number: 7,673,019

Inventors: Chi; Sien (Hsinchu, TW), Lee; Chien-Chung (Hualien, TW), Yeh; Chien-Hung (Banciao, TW)
Title: Optical monitoring apparatus for use in wavelength division multiplexing network
Patent Number: 7,010,189

Inventors: Chien; Hsin-Feng (Ta-Liao Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien, TW), Hwang; Shuen-Shin (His-Tun Dist., Taichung City, TW)
Title: Water-saving device for a faucet
Patent Number: 7,011,293

Inventors: Chien; Hung-Ming (Ed) (Irvine, CA)
Title: Method and system for a reconfigurable filter that is utilized by a RF transmitter and a RF receiver which are integrated on a single substrate
Patent Number: 8,666,326

Inventors: Chilelli; James E. (Nashua, NH), Cote; Hubert P. (Manchester, NH)
Title: Automatic closure pressure equilizer
Patent Number: 7,670,216

Inventors: Chinn; Jason P. (Cloverdale, CA), Kaufman; Robert J. (St. Louis, MO), Sharma; Shalini (Gaithersburg, MD), Wirth; David (Oak Ridge, NC)
Title: Synthesis of 4-[3-(2,6-dimethylbenzyloxy)phenyl]-4-oxobutanoic acid
Patent Number: 8,664,433

Inventors: Chinn; Kenny Kinyen (Beaverton, OR), Barker; John Michael (Ventura, CA)
Title: Lead connection system for an implantable electrical stimulation system and methods for making and using the systems
Patent Number: 8,666,510

Inventors: Chino; Kooichi (Hitachi, JP), Tsukamoto; Moriaki (Tokai, JP), Fukushima; Toshihiko (Tsuchiura, JP), Hatamiya; Shigeo (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Heat energy supply system and method, and reconstruction method of the system
Patent Number: 7,669,418

Inventors: Chiu; Yi-Jen (San Jose, CA)
Title: Techniques to detect Gaussian noise
Patent Number: 7,672,529

Inventors: Cho; Dong Hyun (Daegu, KR), Koike; Masayoshi (Kyungki-do, KR), Imai; Yuiji (Kyungki-do, KR), Kim; Min Ho (Kyungki-do, KR), Oh; Bang Won (Kyungki-do, KR), Hahm; Hun Joo (Kyungki-do, KR)
Title: Nitride semiconductor light-emitting device and process for producing the same
Patent Number: 8,664,687

Inventors: Cho; Hee Jeong (Anyang-si, KR), Ryu; Ki Seon (Anyang-si, KR), Lim; Jae Won (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Jeong Ki (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method of converting allocated radio resource mode of MS in wireless access system
Patent Number: 8,665,808

Inventors: Cho; Ho Soon Michelle (Dallas, TX), Paek; Jaeeun (Ansan, KR)
Title: Papilla gown
Patent Number: 7,010,812

Inventors: Choi; Jae Seung (Hwaseong-si, KR), Choi; Hee Ryoul (Seoul, KR), Choi; Dong Pil (Suwon-si, KR), Chung; Hyun Woong (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Mobile device
Patent Number: 8,666,061

Inventors: Choi; Joo Young (Seoul, KR)
Title: Antenna switching module having amplification function
Patent Number: 7,010,274

Inventors: Choi; Soon-jin (Seongnam-si, KR), Jeong; Min-seop (Seoul, KR), Park; Woo-jong (Seoul, KR), Oh; Seung-hwan (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Coordinator's data transmission method, device's data reception method, coordinator using the coordinator's data transmission method, and device using the device's data reception method in Zigbee system
Patent Number: 7,672,652

Inventors: Chong; Yan (San Jose, CA), Huang; Joseph (Morgan Hill, CA), Sung; Chiakang (Milpitas, CA), Chang; Eric Choong-Yin (Cupertino, CA), Boyle; Peter (Mountain View, CA), Wright; Adam J. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for quantifying and minimizing skew between signals
Patent Number: 7,671,579

Inventors: Chou; Ching-Yu (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Thin-film layer structure and method for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 8,663,783

Inventors: Chouinard; Paul F. (Maple Grove, MN), Haverkost; Patrick A. (Brooklyn Center, MN), Thatcher; Christopher L. (Blairstown, NJ), Falkovich; Margarita (Paramus, NJ), Thistle; Robert C. (Brockton, MA)
Title: Multi-section filamentary endoluminal stent
Patent Number: 7,670,367

Inventors: Chow; Allan Tit-Shing (Wilmington, DE), Devlin, Sr.; William Jackson (Lincoln University, PA), Evers; Timothy Patrick (Wilmington, DE), Thompson; David Russell (Kennett Square, PA)
Title: Automated analyzer
Patent Number: 7,670,554

Inventors: Chrysos; Nikolaos I. (Thalwil, CH), Neeser; Fredy D. (Rueschlikon, CH), Valk; Kenneth M. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Deadlock resolution in end-to-end credit protocol
Patent Number: 8,667,205

Inventors: Chszaniecki; Gregor (Hannover, DE)
Title: Diverter valve for an extruder, in particular a twin-screw extruder
Patent Number: 7,011,112

Inventors: Chu; Kang Chih (Waterloo, CA), Fields; Gregory Jason (Waterloo, CA)
Title: System and method of providing information access on a portable device
Patent Number: 8,666,361

Inventors: Chu; Younsung (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Lee; Seungjae (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and device for upgrading rights object that was stored in memory card
Patent Number: 8,667,601

Inventors: Chung; Kyu-young (Seoul, KR)
Title: Voltage boost circuit and voltage boosting method using voltage boost clock signal with varying frequency
Patent Number: 7,671,572

Inventors: Chute; Wade (Edmonton, AB, CA), Henry; Deb (Edmonton, AB, CA), Rolheiser; Dean (Edmonton, AB, CA)
Title: Decortication process
Patent Number: 7,669,292

Inventors: Ciancio; Chad V. (North Versailles, PA)
Title: Automatic refuse bag release device and method of using the same
Patent Number: 8,667,767

Inventors: Ciccarelli; Victor (Santee, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for providing true scale measurements for digitized drawings
Patent Number: 7,672,009

Inventors: Cideciyan; Roy Daron (Rueschlikon, CH), Coker; Jonathan Darrel (Rochester, MN), Eleftheriou; Evangelos S. (Zurich, CH), Galbraith; Richard Leo (Rochester, MN), Truax; Todd Carter (Rochester, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for word synchronization with large coding distance and fault tolerance for PRML systems
Patent Number: 7,010,065

Inventors: Ciepiela; Marzena (Elmwood Park, IL)
Title: Removable head and neck support for reclining salon chair
Patent Number: 8,668,270

Inventors: Cierniak; Michal J. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method for implementing multiple type hierarchies
Patent Number: 7,010,791

Inventors: Cirulli; Susan Bumgardner (Endicott, NY), Evans; Robert Martin (Binghamton, NY), Robinson; Gerald R. (Horseheads, NY), Wilson; Sherry Lee (Conklin, NY)
Title: System and method for leveraging procurement across companies and company groups
Patent Number: 8,666,903

Inventors: Cislo; Donald M. (Malibu, CA)
Title: Method and devices for treatment of macular degeneration visual impairment
Patent Number: 8,662,666

Inventors: Clancy; Maurice Joseph Anthony (Cellbridge, IE), Cumming; K. Iain (Dublin, IE), McCrystal; Conor B. (Dublin, IE)
Title: Delivery of a bioactive material
Patent Number: 7,670,626

Inventors: Clark; Bryan (Mountain View, CA), Brunfeld; Andrei (Cupertino, CA), Toker; Gregory (Jerusalem, IL)
Title: Scatterometer-interferometer and method for detecting and distinguishing characteristics of surface artifacts
Patent Number: 7,671,978

Inventors: Clark; Dan Warren (Amarillo, TX), Parker; Russell Dean (Amarillo, TX)
Title: Protective shield for a patient control device
Patent Number: 7,011,213

Inventors: Clarke; Andrew Peter (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for crystal growth using a membrane-assisted semi-closed reactor
Patent Number: 8,663,389

Inventors: Clausen; Henrik (Holte, DK), Steffensen; Rudi (Pandrup, DK), Bennett; Eric Paul (Lyngby, DK)
Title: UDP-galactose:.beta.-D-galactose-R 4-.alpha.-D-galactosyltransferase, .alpha.4gal-T1
Patent Number: 7,670,816

Inventors: Clay; William S. (Brunswick Hills, OH), Sykora; Richard A. (Stow, OH), Morrison; James R. (Chardon, OH)
Title: Systems and methods for automatically determining and/or inferring component end of life (EOL)
Patent Number: 7,672,921

Inventors: Cline; Robert (Bettendorf, IA)
Title: Epicyclic joint
Patent Number: 8,663,060

Inventors: Cline; Thomas E (Kissimmee, FL)
Title: Adjustable leg rest
Patent Number: 7,669,934

Inventors: Coady; William Joseph (Port Hawkesbury, CA)
Title: Locking mechanism for percussion musical instrument
Patent Number: 7,671,263

Inventors: Coenen; Josef Guillaume Christoffel (Rijswijk, NL), Tan Boon Kiat; Ivan (Rijswijk, NL)
Title: Transmitting electric power into a bore hole
Patent Number: 8,665,110

Inventors: Coffin, III; Louis F. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Satellite receiving system with transmodulating outdoor unit
Patent Number: 7,010,265

Inventors: Cohen; Alexander J. (Mill Valley, CA), Jung; Edward K. Y. (Bellevue, WA), Levien; Royce A. (Lexington, MA), Lord; Robert W. (Seattle, WA), Malamud; Mark A. (Seattle, WA), Rinaldo, Jr.; John D. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Forms for completion with an electronic writing device
Patent Number: 7,672,512

Inventors: Cohen; Dan (Breckenridge, CO)
Title: Systems and methods for installation inspection in pipeline rehabilitation
Patent Number: 7,669,614

Inventors: Cohen; Edward P. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Cancer immunotherapy with semi-allogeneic cells
Patent Number: 7,670,611

Inventors: Cole; Joseph W. (Las Vegas, NV), Tarantino; Elia Rocco (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Gaming device having main game activating a bonus event
Patent Number: 7,011,581

Inventors: Colgin; Mark A. (Castle Rock, CO), Bealer; John F. (Englewood, CO), Donnelly; Richard G. (Fort Collins, CO), Newman; Diane (Castle Rock, CO)
Title: Methods and devices for diagnosis of appendicitis
Patent Number: 7,670,789

Inventors: Collins, Sr.; Michael J (Charlotte, NC), Lambert; Joseph J (Charlotte, NC), Zawatsky; Timothy A (Charlotte, NC), Herman; David L (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Automated protein analyzer
Patent Number: 8,663,993

Inventors: Comer; David J. (Springville, UT), Martin; Aaron K. (Hillsboro, OR), Jaussi; James E. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Multiplier with output current scaling
Patent Number: 7,010,563

Inventors: Company; Mahnaz (Hisingsbacka, SE), Franck; Magnus (Onsala, SE), Thyberg; Anette (Stenungsund, SE)
Title: Phosphated alcanol, its use as a hydrotrope and cleaning composition containing the compound
Patent Number: 7,671,006

Inventors: Condemine; Eric (Chatillon, FR), Basso; Vincent (Forges, FR)
Title: Method of stopping and restarting an internal combustion engine with indirect injection
Patent Number: 7,011,063

Inventors: Conley; Vickie L. (Woodbury, MN), Koshiol; Allan T. (Lino Lakes, MN)
Title: System and method for detecting and displaying parameter interactions
Patent Number: 7,010,349

Inventors: Connor; Patrick L. (Portland, OR)
Title: Methods and apparatus for reducing frame overhead on local area networks
Patent Number: 7,010,613

Inventors: Cool; Kenneth J. (Castle Rock, CO)
Title: Electronic hybridization assay and sequence analysis
Patent Number: 7,672,787

Inventors: Cooperman; Isadore (Freehold, NJ)
Title: Changed condition indicator
Patent Number: 7,011,037

Inventors: Copeland; David J. (Silver Spring, MD), Veselka, Jr.; John J. (Clarksville, MD), Cornwell, Jr.; Donald M. (Highland, MD), Stephens; Thomas D. (Brighton, AU), Smith; Dean M. (Catonsville, MD), Laliberte; Mark A. (Columbia, MD)
Title: Optical transmission systems including optical amplifiers and methods
Patent Number: 7,010,229

Inventors: Core; William Roger (Tulsa, OK)
Title: Plenum and diffuser for heating, ventilating and air conditioning applications
Patent Number: 7,011,578

Inventors: Corley; Ryan (Austin, TX), Neubauer; Erwin (Aldenhoven, DE), Pempsell; Mark (Bedford, TX), Burnett; Robert C. (Ft. Worth, TX)
Title: Optical disc having a reduced planar thickness
Patent Number: 7,673,310

Inventors: Cormack; Stephen J. (Utopia, CA)
Title: Lounge chair assembly
Patent Number: 8,668,268

Inventors: Corn; Robert M. (Madison, WI), Lee; Hye Jin (Madison, WI), Goodrich; Terry T. (Madison, WI)
Title: Surface plasmon resonance imaging of micro-arrays
Patent Number: 7,670,556

Inventors: Cornfield; Randall (Montreal, Quebec, CA)
Title: Multi-purpose culinary implement
Patent Number: 7,669,525

Inventors: Cornu-Artis; Catherine (St.Louis, FR), Vachon; Guylaine (Basel, CH), Uryuhara; Yoko (Kyoto, JP), Asakawa; Kazuo (Koganei, JP), Mertes; Reinhild Elisabeth (Rheinfelden, DE), Yoshiba; Shinsyou (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Use of a combination of cyclosporine and pegylated interferon for treating hepatitis C (HCV)
Patent Number: 7,671,017

Inventors: Cortellini; Edmund A. (North Brookfield, MA), Reilly; Christopher J. (Whitinsville, MA), Pujari; Vimal K. (Northborough, MA)
Title: Crucible body and method of forming same
Patent Number: 8,664,135

Inventors: Coste; Marielle (Paris, FR), Bucaille; Arnaud (Hong Kong, HK), Logette; Sebastien (Taverny, FR)
Title: Method for treating water by advanced oxidation and ballasted flocculation, and corresponding treatment plant
Patent Number: 8,663,478

Inventors: Costley; James M. (Freeport, TX), Eslinger; David M. (Broken Arrow, OK), Sheffield; Randolph J. (Hatton of Fintray, GB), McKee; L. Michael (Friendswood, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for cleaning a fractured interval between two packers
Patent Number: 7,011,157

Inventors: Cote; Joseph Paul-Emile Pierre (Issaquah, WA), Cordell; John P. (Seattle, WA), Brown; Christopher R. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Discoverability and navigation of hyperlinks via tabs
Patent Number: 7,673,230

Inventors: Cousinard; David (Morges, CH)
Title: Frequency-selective and adaptive I/Q mismatch digital compensation
Patent Number: 7,672,655

Inventors: Couturier; Alban (Paris, FR), Ruffin; Michel (Rueil Malmaison, FR), Van Der Meulen; Marcel (Paris, FR)
Title: Process for sending a notification in a data processing network with distributed applications
Patent Number: 7,010,795

Inventors: Cowley; Nick (Wiltshire, GB), David; Sawyer Albert (Wiltshire, GB), Mudd; Mark (Wiltshire, GB), Goldman; Richard (Somerford Keynes, GB), Perry; Colin (Swindon, GB), Zhao; Ruiyan (Swindon, GB)
Title: Removing interfering signals in a broadband radio frequency receiver
Patent Number: 7,672,653

Inventors: Cowley; Nick (Wroughton, GB), Sawyer; David Albert (Swindon, GB)
Title: Tunable filter apparatus, systems, and methods
Patent Number: 7,672,657

Inventors: Craig; Karen Anne (Greensburg, PA), Deroche; Kenneth George (Greensburg, PA)
Title: Quick change clamping device
Patent Number: 8,667,660

Inventors: Craven-Bartle; Thomas (Lund, SE)
Title: Mounting of imaging arrangements in optical systems
Patent Number: 7,670,070

Inventors: Crawford; Charles A. (Racine, WI), Bober; Andrew M. (Racine, WI), Linden; Shwn-meei Y. (Racine, WI), Lang; Christopher F. (Racine, WI), Schmitz; Axel (Gommiswald, CH), Widmer; Alfred Adolf (Wil, CH)
Title: Floor finish application assembly and method
Patent Number: 8,662,778

Inventors: Croce; Carlo M. (Columbus, OH)
Title: Mutator activity induced by microRNA-155 (miR-155) links inflammation and cancer
Patent Number: 8,664,192

Inventors: Cromm; Thomas (Weilburg-Kubach, DE), Sachs; Ronald (Dortmund, DE), Zabeschek; Stefan (Asslar-Berghausen, DE)
Title: Cylinder-piston arrangement
Patent Number: 7,669,516

Inventors: Cruz-Uribe; Tony S. (Corvallis, OR), Mardilovich; Peter (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Piezoelectric actuator having embedded electrodes
Patent Number: 8,668,311

Inventors: Cui; Jie (Albany, CA)
Title: Trenched substrate for crystal growth and wafer bonding
Patent Number: 8,664,747

Inventors: Cui; Jie (Beijing, CN), Moody; Paul Brian (Hyde Park, VT), Su; Hui (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Qiang (Beijing, CN), Zhao; Chen (Beijing, CN)
Title: System and method for managing activities in project management
Patent Number: 8,666,934

Inventors: Cuiper; Glen H. (Spring, TX), Paulo; Paulo Cezar Silva (Katy, TX)
Title: Variable buoyancy subsea running tool
Patent Number: 8,668,017

Inventors: Cunnyngham; Charles Thomas (Tipton, IN)
Title: Maize variety hybrid X7H283
Patent Number: 8,664,485

Inventors: Curran; Robert J. (West Hurley, NY), Haskin; Roger L. (Morgan Hill, CA), Wang-Knop; Kuei-Yu (Poughkeepsie, NY), Schmuck; Frank B. (Campbell, CA)
Title: Mechanism for running parallel application programs on metadata controller nodes
Patent Number: 7,010,528

Inventors: Currivan; Bruce J. (Dove Canyon, CA), Kolze; Thomas J. (Phoenix, AZ), Miller; Kevin L. (Lawrenceville, GA), Prodan; Richard S. (Niwot, CO), Min; Jonathan S. (Fullerton, CA)
Title: System and method of uncorrelated code hopping in a communications system
Patent Number: 7,673,192

Inventors: Cwiklinski; Leszek (Cracow, PL), Barczyk; Andrzej (Wolbrom, PL)
Title: Trap for catching woodland, garden and agricultural insect pests and method for trapping and storing woodland, garden and agricultural insect pests
Patent Number: 7,669,362

Inventors: Czaja; Stanislaw (Cardiff, CA), Afsar; Muhammad (San Diego, CA)
Title: Multi-carrier wireless communication access terminal and data transmission method
Patent Number: 7,672,250

Inventors: D'Ascenzi; Sandro (Siena, IT)
Title: Analysis of mannosamine-containing capsular saccharides
Patent Number: 8,663,994

Inventors: Da Re; Ryan E. (Bristow, VA), LaValley; Howard N. (Albuquerque, NM), Rezac; Jeromy Paul (Bel Air, MD), Pendell Jones; James E. (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Standoff explosives detector using deep-UV Raman spectroscopy
Patent Number: 8,665,433

Inventors: Dabrowiecki; Krzysztof (Fremont, CA), Clegg; Scott (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: Methods and apparatus for implementing electrical connectivity for electronic circuit testing
Patent Number: 8,664,969

Inventors: Dai; Dongcheng (Corvallis, OR), Bolken; Tove (N. Keizer, OR), Hruby; Dennis E. (Albany, OR), Bailey; Thomas R. (Phoenixville, PA)
Title: Sulfonyl semicarbazides, semicarbazides and ureas, pharmaceutical compositions thereof, and methods for treating hemorrhagic fever viruses, including infections associated with arena viruses
Patent Number: 8,664,274

Inventors: Dai; Sheng-Liang (KunShan, CN), Liu; Jin-Peng (KunShan, CN), Liu; Yue (KunShan, CN), Zhou; Sheng-Guo (KunShan, CN), Wu; Sheng-Lin (Tu-Cheng, TW), Cheng; Nien-Tien (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Flat heat pipe and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,667,684

Inventors: Dall'Aglio; Carlo (Castello d'Argile, IT), Cipriani; Riccardo (Ferrara, IT)
Title: Method for checking the diameter of a cylindrical part in orbital motion
Patent Number: 8,667,700

Inventors: Dammel; Ralph R (Somerville, NJ), Kang; Wen-Bing (Kakegawa, JP), Shimizu; Yasuo (Kokubunji, JP), Ishikawa; Tomonori (Kakegawa, JP)
Title: Silicon-containing composition for fine pattern formation and method for fine pattern formation using the same
Patent Number: 8,663,906

Inventors: Daniel; Isaac Sayo (Miami, FL), Stibilla; Michael (Lake Mary, FL)
Title: System and method for improving in-game communications during a game
Patent Number: 8,666,075

Inventors: Darland; Jed A. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Stake with illuminated ornament
Patent Number: 8,668,368

Inventors: Darshan; Yair (Petach Tikva, IL), Ohana; Eli (Kfar Sava, IL)
Title: Circuit for indicating power level over a communication interface
Patent Number: 8,667,310

Inventors: DaSilva; Eliseo (West Hartford, CT)
Title: Protective cover for a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,669,913

Inventors: Dasylva; Abel C. (Ottawa, CA), Montuno; Delfin Y. (Kanata, CA), Wang; Guo-Qiang (Nepean, CA)
Title: Technique for interchanging wavelengths in a multi-wavelength system
Patent Number: 7,010,225

Inventors: Date; Milind (Singapore, SG), Valiyambath Krishnan; Mohankumar (Singapore, SG)
Title: Device for refreshing garments
Patent Number: 8,667,707

Inventors: Dateki; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Device, channel quality estimation method, and transmission method
Patent Number: 8,665,832

Inventors: Daunert; Sylvia (Lexington, KY), Deo; Sapna K. (Fishers, IN), Pasini; Patrizia (Lexington, KY), Struss; Anjali Kumari (San Diego, CA), Shashidhar; Harohalli (Lexington, KY), Auer Flomenhoft; Deborah R. (Lexington, KY), Raut; Nilesh (Lexington, KY)
Title: Systems and methods for diagnosis and monitoring of bacteria-related conditions
Patent Number: 8,663,927

Inventors: Davidson; Kent G. (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Fishing system
Patent Number: 7,669,360

Inventors: Davies; John (York, GB)
Title: Radio system with cordless remote PTT module
Patent Number: 7,010,275

Inventors: Davies; Michael E. (Stoney Creek, CA), Abels; Kenneth M. A. (Oakville, CA), Burgers; Johny G. (Oakville, CA), Gauguier; Sebastien R. (Levallois Perret, FR)
Title: Finned plate heat exchanger
Patent Number: 7,011,142

Inventors: Davis; Bruce L. (Lake Oswego, OR), Rhoads; Geoffrey B. (West Linn, OR)
Title: Associating data with images in imaging systems
Patent Number: 7,010,144

Inventors: Davis; Jerry Lynn (Baytown, TX), Noles, Jr., legal representative; Jerry Wayne (Okemah, OK), Knoles, Sr., deceased; Jerry W. (Mont Belvieu, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for well bore cleaning
Patent Number: 7,011,158

Inventors: Davis; Mark Alan (Springville, UT)
Title: Nonplanar graphite-based devices having multiple bandgaps
Patent Number: 8,664,642

Inventors: Davis; Patrick (Kamloops, CA), Paolini; Greg (Vancouver, CA)
Title: Method of playing a poker-type game
Patent Number: 7,670,221

Inventors: De Angelo; Michael (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: System and method for creating and manipulating information containers with dynamic registers
Patent Number: 7,010,536

Inventors: De Bonet; Jeremy S. (Austin, TX), Viola; Paul (Brookline, MA)
Title: Personal broadcast server system for providing a customized broadcast
Patent Number: 8,667,161

Inventors: De Ceuninck; Ward (Nerem, BE)
Title: Digital-to-analogue converter system with increased performance
Patent Number: 7,671,768

Inventors: Deas; David A. (Round Rock, TX), Suryanarayana; Lalitha (Austin, TX), Stuckman; Bruce Edward (Austin, TX), Wolter; David Randall (Austin, TX), Muhamed; Rias (Austin, TX), White; Russell William (Austin, TX), Grannan; Michael (Austin, TX)
Title: Information filling station facilitating wireless transfer of data content to a portable device or other pre-defined locations
Patent Number: 8,666,538

Inventors: Defosse; Erin M. (Austin, TX)
Title: System using environmental sensor and intelligent management and control transceiver for monitoring and controlling remote computing resources
Patent Number: 7,010,594

Inventors: Deguchi; Koso (Hiroshima-ken, JP), Matsuura; Toshifumi (Hiroshima-ken, JP)
Title: Fixing structure of a door weather strip
Patent Number: 7,010,886

Inventors: DeJonge; Stuart W. (Lake Ariel, PA)
Title: Desiccant basket for medication containers
Patent Number: 7,011,222

Inventors: Delgado; Marcus (Duluth, GA), Evans; Sandra J. (Atlanta, GA), Lantz; Harrison P. (Powder Springs, GA), Sherwood; Amy L. (Marietta, GA), Furth; David L. (Atlanta, GA)
Title: System and method for managing sponsorships
Patent Number: 8,666,901

Inventors: Delgado; Ron (Pomona, CA)
Title: Vacuum relief assembly for I.C. engine intakes
Patent Number: 7,011,103

Inventors: deLong; Mitchell A. (Raleigh, NC), Sturdivant; Jill Marie (Chapel Hill, NC), Heintzelman; Geoffrey Richard (Durham, NC), Royalty; Susan M. (Cary, NC)
Title: 6-aminoisoquinoline compounds
Patent Number: 7,671,205

Inventors: DeMarco; Frank A. (East Peoria, IL)
Title: Oil warming strategy for transmission
Patent Number: 7,670,260

Inventors: DeMaris; David L. (Austin, TX), Gabrani; Maria (Zurich, CH), Volkova; Ekaterina (Zurich, CH)
Title: Method of optimization of a manufacturing process of an integrated circuit layout
Patent Number: 8,667,427

Inventors: Demir; Alpaslan (East Meadow, NY), Kazakevich; Leonid (Plainview, NY), Kearney; Kenneth P. (Smithtown, NY)
Title: Method and system for adjusting the amplitude and phase characteristics of real and imaginary signal components of complex signals processed by an analog radio transmitter
Patent Number: 7,672,398

Inventors: Demos; Alexandros T. (Fremont, CA), Xia; Li-Qun (Cupertino, CA), Kim; Bok Hoen (San Jose, CA), Witty; Derek R. (Fremont, CA), M'Saad; Hichem (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Air gap integration scheme
Patent Number: 7,670,924

Inventors: Deshpande; Manoj M (San Diego, CA), Gupta; Kirti (San Diego, CA), Jayaram; Ranjith (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and system for dynamic anchoring of circuit-switched calls
Patent Number: 8,665,818

Inventors: deVirag; Francis Kiss (Kirtland Hills, OH), Rosner; Ileen (Novelty, OH), Rosner; Jonathan (Novelty, OH)
Title: Spreadable fluid material dispenser apparatus
Patent Number: 8,662,779

Inventors: Dharmarajan; Baskaran (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for encoding and storing session data
Patent Number: 7,010,605

Inventors: Dhawan; Rajiv (Wilmington, DE), Ritter; Joachim C (Wilmington, DE), Mallon; Frederick K (Midlothian, VA), Allen; Steven R (Midlothian, VA), Rodini; David J (Midlothian, VA), Siemionko; Roger K (Hockessin, DE)
Title: 2,4,5-triaminophenols and related compounds
Patent Number: 8,664,348

Inventors: Di; Jia (Fayetteville, AR), Smith; Scott Christopher (Rogers, AR)
Title: Ultra-low power multi-threshold asynchronous circuit design
Patent Number: 8,664,977

Inventors: Dickie; Robert G. (Newmarket, CA)
Title: Safety device for electrical plugs and a method of attaching same
Patent Number: 7,011,535

Inventors: Diep; Michael (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Apparatus, systems and methods for dulling animal claws
Patent Number: 7,011,043

Inventors: Dierickx; Jan Lodewijk Maria (Amsterdam, NL), Hoek; Arend (Amsterdam, NL), Kueh; Lip Piang (Amsterdam, NL)
Title: Process to prepare a gas oil
Patent Number: 7,670,476

Inventors: Ding; Yuan-pang Samuel (Libertyville, IL), Lal; Birenda K. (Lake Zurich, IL), Ling; Michael T. K. (Vernoon Hills, IL), Mennenoh; Richard (McHenry, IL), Oberhaus; Michael K. (Davenport, IA), Woo; Lecon (Libertyville, IL), Corbin; Sarah (Hawthorne Woods, IL), Dillon; George (Mundelein, IL), Pennington; Dale (Fox Lake, IL), Qin; Chuan (Gurnee, IL), Ryan; Patrick T. (Crystal Lake, IL)
Title: Method and process for enhancing properties and medical tubing performance in a polybutadiene material
Patent Number: 7,011,872

Inventors: Dobele; Bernd (Salem, DE), Wiencek; Norbert (Hagnau, DE)
Title: Shift control method in an automated manual transmission
Patent Number: 8,668,622

Inventors: Dobrescu; Alex (Hollywood, FL), Myers; Terrance L. (Carl Junction, MO)
Title: Soft goods slitter and feed system for quilting
Patent Number: 7,669,540

Inventors: Doi; Ryokichi (Minato-ku, JP), Iijima; Hiroshi (Minato-ku, JP), Takayama; Kazuo (Kobe, JP), Chikaishi; Kouichi (Kobe, JP)
Title: Heating line pattern structure of defogger formed on rear window glass panel of motor vehicle and rear glass panel
Patent Number: 7,671,298

Inventors: Doi; Yasuyuki (Kyoto, JP), Nakayama; Kurumi (Osaka, JP), Hattori; Makoto (Kyoto, JP), Ikeda; Hideki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Digital-to-analog converter
Patent Number: 7,671,775

Inventors: Dolker; Armin (Immenstaad, DE)
Title: Method for controlling an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,010,415

Inventors: Donahue; John N. (Tiverton, RI), Draper; David L. (Charlevoix, MI), Eustis; John (Saunderstown, RI), Attee; Keith (Charlevoix, MI)
Title: Convertible top for yacht
Patent Number: 7,669,542

Inventors: Donaldson; Mark (Auckland, NZ), Steyn; Andre (Auckland, NZ), Guiu; Pierre Victor Manuel (Auckland, NZ), Givernet; Damien Oliver (Auckland, NZ), Sim; William James (Auckland, NZ)
Title: Component for noise reducing earphone
Patent Number: 8,666,085

Inventors: Dong; Qing (Oakland, NJ)
Title: Flat knitted stent and method of making the same
Patent Number: 7,011,676

Inventors: Donnelly; Kevin (Los Altos, CA), Johnson; Mark (Los Altos, CA), Tran; Chanh (San Jose, CA), Dillon, legal representative; Nancy D. (Washington, VA), Dillon, deceased; John B. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Transceiver with latency alignment circuitry
Patent Number: 7,010,658

Inventors: Donovan; Steven R. (Plano, TX)
Title: Methods for providing prepaid telephony service via an internet protocol network system
Patent Number: 7,010,103

Inventors: Downes; Michael R. (San Diego, CA), Evans; Ronald M. (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Non-steroidal farnesoid X receptor modulators and methods for the use thereof
Patent Number: 7,671,085

Inventors: Downs; Darren C. (Northwood, OH), Garrett; Michael E. (Toledo, OH)
Title: Spark plug with ground electrode having mechanically locked precious metal feature
Patent Number: 7,011,560

Inventors: Downton; Geoff (Minchinhampton, GB), Hornblower; Peter (Bath, GB), Bayliss; Martin (Stroud, GB), Richards; Edward (Stratford-Upon-Avon, GB)
Title: Tool face sensor method
Patent Number: 7,669,669

Inventors: Doyle; Christopher (Burlington, VT), Larson; Ryan (Waterbury, VT), Dean; Gregory (Shelburne, VT), Lang; Florian (Colchester, VT)
Title: Strap for snowboard boots or bindings
Patent Number: 7,669,880

Inventors: Drabenstott; Thomas L. (Cary, NC), Penchanek; Gerald G. (Cary, NC), Barry; Edwin F. (Vilas, NC), Kurak, Jr.; Charles W. (Durham, NC)
Title: Methods and apparatus to support conditional execution in a VLIW-based array processor with subword execution
Patent Number: 7,010,668

Inventors: Dreiskemper; Heinrich-Wilhelm (Gladbeck, DE), Lenhard; Holger (Witten, DE)
Title: Battery current sensor for a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,671,755

Inventors: Drennow; Sten (Lund, SE)
Title: Device at packages, coupling members and method for application of a coupling member
Patent Number: 7,011,233

Inventors: Driscoll; James Joshua (Dunlap, IL), Paulson; Thomas Edward (Groveland, IL)
Title: Selective oxidation catalyst injection based on temperature
Patent Number: 7,669,409

Inventors: Droux; Michel (La Ravoire, FR), Berkhoff; Marc (Ede, NL), Lucas; Leonardus (Duiven, NL), Daniel; Eric (Chambery, FR)
Title: Complex comprising a drylaid veil of glass fibres, and a nonwoven fabric of organic fibres
Patent Number: 7,669,303

Inventors: du Plessis; Alexander Benjamin (Gauteng, ZA)
Title: Trigger system and method of installing same
Patent Number: 7,010,878

Inventors: Duan; Jinsong (Yokohama, JP), Yamada; Daisuke (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Transmission apparatus and transmission method
Patent Number: 7,672,394

Inventors: Dublin; Garry L. (Maple Grove, MN), Haubrich; Gregory J. (Champlin, MN), Fuller; Chris C. (Minneapolis, MN), Przybyszewski; Piotr (Coon Rapids, MN), Twetan; Len D. (Excelsior, MN), Verhoef; William D. (Andover, MN)
Title: Implantable device including multiple communication antennas
Patent Number: 7,672,731

Inventors: Dubois; Sebastien (Grenoble, FR), Enjalbert; Nicolas (Les Avenirs, FR), Monna; Remi (Fontaine, FR)
Title: Method of processing a semiconductor substrate by thermal activation of light elements
Patent Number: 7,670,966

Inventors: Dubuit; Jean-Louis (Paris, FR), Dumenil; Francois (Chaumes en Brie, FR)
Title: Silkscreen printer machine and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,669,528

Inventors: Dudek; Kenneth P. (Rochester Hills, MI), Wiggins; Layne K. (Plymouth, MI)
Title: Cylinder mass air flow prediction model
Patent Number: 7,010,413

Inventors: Duesberg; Georg (Dresden, DE), Kreupl; Franz (Munich, DE), Seidel; Robert (Dresden, DE), Steinlesberger; Gernot (Otterfing, DE)
Title: Electrical circuit with a nanostructure and method for producing a contact connection of a nanostructure
Patent Number: 8,664,657

Inventors: Dufour; Robin (Lachine, CA)
Title: Entry and internal fiber clips for a fiber management system
Patent Number: 7,010,210

Inventors: Duggi; Mohan R. (Garland, TX), Shankar; Gowri (Garland, TX), Herle; Sudhindra P. (Plano, TX)
Title: Apparatus and method for transparent layer 2 routing in a mobile ad hoc network
Patent Number: 7,672,307

Inventors: Duncan; Mark (Westfield, IN), Nelson; Christopher M. (Lafayette, IN), Obermiller; F. Joseph (West Lafayette, IN), Shah; Bhavin (West Lafayette, IN)
Title: Medical reinforcement graft
Patent Number: 8,663,086

Inventors: Dunlop; Alfred Earl (New Providence, NJ), Fischer; Wilhelm Carl (Westfield, NJ)
Title: Gated clock recovery circuit
Patent Number: 7,010,077

Inventors: Dusbabek; Andrew J. (Dayton, MN), Ellis; Louis G. (St. Anthony, MN), Larson; Christopher R. (St. Paul, MN), Brown; Terry V. (Fridley, MN), Euteneuer; Charles L. (St. Michael, MN), Mertens; Steven P. (Plymouth, MN), Mattison; Richard C. (Zimmerman, MN), Blaeser; David J. (Champlin, MN), Lorentzen Cornelius; Linda R. (Wayzata, MN), Willard; Martin R. (Maple Grove, MN), Di Caprio; Fernando (Mendota Heights, CA), Nordin; Stanley A. (Monticello, MN)
Title: Stent delivery system having stent securement apparatus
Patent Number: 7,670,364

Inventors: Duval; Charles (Macon, FR)
Title: Method for preparing polyphenol extracts from spinach leaves
Patent Number: 8,664,185

Inventors: Ebi; Masaki (Kariya, JP)
Title: Route guidance system having voice guidance capability
Patent Number: 7,010,427

Inventors: Ebner; Emmett J. (Santa Ana, CA), Huffer; Brian J. (Santa Ana, CA)
Title: Deployable fluid collection bag and method of forming the same
Patent Number: 8,668,387

Inventors: Ebrahimi Tazeh Mahalleh; Masoud (Ottawa, CA), Harrison; Robert Mark (Grapevine, TX), Heo; Youn Hyoung (Suwon, KR), Jia; Yongkang (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Orthogonal resource selection transmit diversity
Patent Number: 8,665,993

Inventors: Edwards; Mark J. (Lexington, KY), Robbins; Ricky E. (Daville, KY)
Title: Method for borderless printing using a printer adapted to print dots
Patent Number: 7,011,383

Inventors: Ehrhart; Philip J. (Narvon, PA)
Title: Header height control system with flow divider capability
Patent Number: 7,669,392

Inventors: Eichenberger; Alexandre E. (Chappaqua, NY), O'Brien; John K. P. (South Salem, NY), O'Brien; Kathryn M. (South Salem, NY), Wang; Kai-Ting A. (North York, CA), Zhuang; Xiaotong (White Plains, NY)
Title: Building approximate data dependences with a moving window
Patent Number: 8,667,260

Inventors: Eichenberger; Alexandre E. (Chappaqua, NY), Wang; Amy (K. T.) (North York, CA), Wu; Peng (Mt. Kisco, NY), Zhao; Peng (East York, CA)
Title: Method and system for versioning codes based on relative alignment for single instruction multiple data units
Patent Number: 7,673,284

Inventors: Ekelund; Rolf (Klippan, SE), Christensen; Rolf (Veberod, SE), Lindholm; Ingvar (Orsjo, SE)
Title: Plate heat exchanger device and a heat exchanger plate
Patent Number: 7,669,643

Inventors: Elia; Andri E. (Chadds Ford, PA), Day; Michael R. (Bloomfield Hills, MI), McCrea; Jonathan (Toronto, CA), Steed; Glenn (Brantford, CA), Wang; Andrew (Toronto, CA)
Title: Vehicular transmission parts
Patent Number: 8,663,815

Inventors: Elliott; Christopher J. (Hopkinton, MA)
Title: Endoluminal device having enhanced affixation characteristics
Patent Number: 8,663,316

Inventors: Elliott; E. Wesley (Lower Burrell, PA), Delbrugge, Jr.; Gerald V. (Indiana, PA)
Title: Method of monitoring operation of an automated tool and associated apparatus
Patent Number: 7,010,385

Inventors: Elsbett; Gunter (Roth, DE)
Title: Gas exchange control mechanism for an opposed-piston engine
Patent Number: 7,669,560

Inventors: Emary; David E. (St. Paul, NE)
Title: Rimfire cartridge for a firearm
Patent Number: 7,011,028

Inventors: England; Laurence (Morgan Hill, CA), Xia; Chenhong (San Jose, CA)
Title: User interface manipulation for coherent content presentation
Patent Number: 8,667,416

Inventors: England; Ronald G. (Monroe, VA), Howell, Jr.; James Roy (Winston Salem, NC)
Title: Bridge for a tailgate of a pickup truck
Patent Number: 8,668,427

Inventors: Enrietti; Piero (Donnas, IT)
Title: Switch for the flow of molten plastics material in a hot plate for injection moulding
Patent Number: 7,670,533

Inventors: Erdner; Seth (Matthews, NC), Pakan; Dwight (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Fire control composition and method
Patent Number: 7,670,513

Inventors: Erfling; Cordt (Paderborn, DE), Luebbers; Rainer (Paderborn, DE)
Title: Device for measuring parts by triangulation sensors and an evaluation unit for determining
Patent Number: 7,671,999

Inventors: Erkol; Zafer (Stafford, TX)
Title: Hydraulically released inflation tool for permanent bridge plug
Patent Number: 7,011,153

Inventors: Ernst; Mark J (El Paso, TX)
Title: Expandable implant for mammalian bony segment stabilization
Patent Number: 8,663,329

Inventors: Etzioni; Oren (Seattle, WA), Yates; Alexander (Seattle, WA), Knoblock; Craig A. (El Segundo, CA), Tuchinda; Rattapoom (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Performing predictive pricing based on historical data
Patent Number: 7,010,494

Inventors: Evans; Glenn F. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Methods and systems for predicting events associated with renderable media content samples
Patent Number: 7,010,794

Inventors: Everett; Steve Eugene (Austin, TX)
Title: Structural building block system with enhanced load bearing capability and method comprising same
Patent Number: 7,669,375

Inventors: Ezenwa; Bertram (Mequon, WI)
Title: Prosthetic socket with real-time dynamic control of pressure points
Patent Number: 7,670,386

Inventors: Fabius; Raymond (Newtown Square, PA), Kirkpatrick; Patricia (Spring Hill, TN)
Title: System and method for a lifestyle management system
Patent Number: 8,666,763

Inventors: Fabius; Raymond (Newtown Square, PA), Kirkpatrick; Patricia (Spring Hill, TN), Frazee; Sharon G. (Lebanon, TN)
Title: System and method for an integrated disease management system
Patent Number: 8,666,761

Inventors: Fabrizius; Martin A. (Redwood Falls, MN), Roach; Michael T. (Redwood Falls, MN), Stephens; Paul A. (Urbandale, IA)
Title: Soybean variety XBP19006
Patent Number: 8,664,479

Inventors: Fails; Sidney T. (Bassfield, MS), Fails; Vickie L. (Bassfield, MS)
Title: Pipe repair coupling
Patent Number: 8,668,231

Inventors: Faires; Glenn (Gallows Bay, AN)
Title: Underwater diver glider
Patent Number: 8,667,920

Inventors: Fairhurst; Matthew John (Hampshire, GB), Jones; Michael John (Hants, GB), Legvold; Vernon J. (Tucson, AZ), Vageline; Michael P. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Method, system, and program for error handling in a dual adaptor system where one adaptor is a master
Patent Number: 7,673,172

Inventors: Falk; Andreas (Kassel, DE)
Title: Device for feeding electrical energy from an energy source
Patent Number: 7,672,149

Inventors: Fan; Chen-Lu (New Taipei, TW), Chen; Li-Ping (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Electronic device enclosure assembly
Patent Number: 8,668,283

Inventors: Farnell; Jim (Santa Fe Springs, CA), Allan; Lance (Santa Fe Springs, CA)
Title: Methods and arrangement for handling asphalt emulsion
Patent Number: 8,664,281

Inventors: Farone; William A (Irvine, CA), Palmer; Tracy (Temecula, CA)
Title: Depolymerization of polymers
Patent Number: 8,664,284

Inventors: Fattinger; Gernot (Munich, DE)
Title: Method of manufacturing an acoustic mirror
Patent Number: 7,669,310

Inventors: Faulhammer; Holger (Stuttgart, DE), Herden; Matthias (Ludwigshafen, DE), Mallok; Andreas (Wiesloch, DE), Sommer; Eckehard (Dielheim, DE), Wagensommer; Bernhard (Malsch, DE), Wurdinger; Ralf (Schwetzingen, DE)
Title: Method and device for synchronizing drive combinations
Patent Number: 7,010,359

Inventors: Faulks; Michael John (Neenah, WI), Newman; William Robert (Neenah, WI), Romme; Steven John (Oshkosh, WI), Dellerman; Paige Annette (Appleton, WI), Rivera; Ligia A. (Appleton, WI), Velazquez; Herb F. (Neenah, WI), Larson; Jennifer Cappel (Oshkosh, WI), Bochmann; Cherry A. (Lakewood, OH), Kalman; Jeffrey M. (Cleveland Heights, OH), DeGreen; Gerald P. (Windsor, OH), Huang; Yung Hsiang (Appleton, WI)
Title: Dispenser gasket and tensioner system
Patent Number: 7,011,272

Inventors: Fedotov; Alexander (London, GB), Jalisi; Ismail Scheryar Zafar (London, GB)
Title: Bearing
Patent Number: 7,670,054

Inventors: Feigel; Hans-Jorg (Rosbach, DE)
Title: Electrically controllable valve
Patent Number: 7,669,831

Inventors: Feldmeier; Robert H. (Fayetteville, NY)
Title: Aseptic or sanitary top hat diaphragm valve
Patent Number: 8,667,989

Inventors: Feller; Murray F (Micanopy, FL)
Title: Flowmeter transducer clamping
Patent Number: 7,669,483

Inventors: Fernandes; Elson G. (Kitchener, CA)
Title: Poly-steel double wall tank
Patent Number: 7,011,779

Inventors: Ferrero; Stefano (Alessandria, IT), Deregibus; Evasio (Alessandria, IT)
Title: Elimination process of fluorinated anionic surfactants
Patent Number: 7,011,696

Inventors: Feussner; Hubertus (Munich, DE), Heinzl; Joachim (Munich, DE), Hausmann; Ulrich (Garching, DE), Paspa; Robert (Kirchheim, DE)
Title: Blind rivet for adapting biological tissue and device for setting the same, in particular through the instrument channel of an endoscope
Patent Number: 8,663,254

Inventors: Fillios, Sr.; Thomas Lee (E. Boston, MA)
Title: Oil-less rotary engine
Patent Number: 8,667,950

Inventors: Finch Salas; Barbara Kaye (Cranberry, PA), Salas, Jr.; Reynaldo Thomas (Cranberry, PA), Maitland; Andrew Baker (Cranberry, PA)
Title: Telescoping ramp
Patent Number: 7,010,825

Inventors: Finci; Bulent (Sugar Land, TX), Chesser; Scott S. (Richmond, TX), Sun; Jingjing (Karen) (Missouri City, TX), Lebreton; Denis (Houston, TX), Ward; Richard D. (LaPorte, TX), Davydychev; Andrei I. (Sugar Land, TX), Vandermeer; William B. (Houston, TX), Hunka; John F. (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Composite encased tool for subsurface measurements
Patent Number: 7,671,597

Inventors: Finn; Daragh Seosamh (Portland, OR), Hooper; Andrew Edwin (Portland, OR), Lerner; A. Grey (Portland, OR)
Title: Silicon etching control method and system
Patent Number: 8,666,530

Inventors: Firth; Steven (Stroat Chepstaw, GB), Barnes; William Bryan (Bristol, GB)
Title: Built-in test support for an integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,010,732

Inventors: Fischer; Armin (Romerstein, DE), Riexinger; Joachim (Gammelshausen, DE), Kronmueller; Frank (Neudenau, DE)
Title: Method to differentiate identical devices on a two-wire interface
Patent Number: 8,667,204

Inventors: Fischer; Harald (Linz, AT), Mali; Heinrich Rochus (Leoben, AT), Schenk; Johannes Leopold (Linz, AT), Schuster; Stefan (Stans, AT), Spuida; Bernhard Hailu (Leoben, AT), Wieder; Kurt (Schwertberg, AT), Winter; Franz (Baden, AT)
Title: Method of controlling a transformation process of charge material to a product
Patent Number: 8,665,437

Inventors: Fisher; Alan S. (Pleasanton, CA), Kaplan; Samuel Jerrold (Hillsborough, CA)
Title: System and method for creating a customer account
Patent Number: 8,666,876

Inventors: Fitchett; Derek A. (Beaverton, OR), Newbury; Peter (Rye, NH)
Title: Golf balls including multiple dimple types and/or multiple layers of different hardnesses
Patent Number: 8,663,032

Inventors: Fitchett; Derek A. (Beaverton, OR), Newbury; Peter (Rye, NH)
Title: Golf balls including multiple dimple types and/or multiple layers of different hardnesses
Patent Number: 8,663,033

Inventors: Flaherty; Christopher (Los Altos, CA), Makower; Joshua (Los Altos, CA), Evard; Philip (Palo Alto, CA), Macaulay; Patrick (San Jose, CA), Whitt; Jason (San Francisco, CA), Colloton; Robert (Cupertino, CA), MacFarlane; K. Angela (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for delivering drugs to selected locations within the body
Patent Number: 7,670,329

Inventors: Fleischman; Scott G. (Palmetto, FL), Warrensford; Kara L. (Tampa, FL), Tucker; James L. (Clearwater, FL), Dalzell; William J. (Parrish, FL)
Title: Anti-tamper enclosure system comprising a photosensitive sensor and optical medium
Patent Number: 7,671,324

Inventors: Fleming, III; Hoyt A. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method of programming telephone numbers and identifiers in a telephone
Patent Number: 7,010,116

Inventors: Focke; Heinz (Verden, DE), Focke, legal representative; Jurgen (Verden, DE), Focke, legal representative; Doris (Verden, DE), Jacobi; Tobias (Hamburg, DE), Engel; Gisbert (Luttum, DE)
Title: Package particularly a cigarette package, and method and device for the production thereof
Patent Number: 7,669,387

Inventors: Folino; Jennifer L. (New Port Richey, FL)
Title: Garment strap clasp system
Patent Number: 8,668,551

Inventors: Folkers; Joie L. (Houston, TX)
Title: Contained pipeline system with brine filled interstitial space and method for detecting leakage in same
Patent Number: 7,011,102

Inventors: Fong; Jen-Guo (Tu-Cheng, TW), Lee; Hsi-Fu (Tu-Cheng, TW), Chen; Kuan-Fu (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Cable having EMI-suppressing arrangement and method for making the same
Patent Number: 7,671,278

Inventors: Fontana; Antonio (Carpi, IT)
Title: Container for fluid products, particularly creams, ointments, pastes, lotions for medical, pharmaceutical or cosmetic use
Patent Number: 8,662,780

Inventors: Foody; Brian (Ottawa, CA), Tolan; Jeffrey S. (Ottawa, CA), Rahme; Ziyad (Ottawa, CA), Anand; Vijay (Brossard, CA)
Title: Inorganic salt recovery during processing of lignocellulosic feedstocks
Patent Number: 7,670,813

Inventors: Foore; Lawrence R. (Bay Village, OH), Farley; Kevin L. (Palm Bay, FL)
Title: Link-aware transmission control protocol
Patent Number: 7,672,241

Inventors: Forch; Peter (Neustadt, DE), Henn; Andreas (Neckargemund, DE)
Title: Device and method for aligning sheets
Patent Number: 7,011,305

Inventors: Fortsch; Rainer (Kleinsendelbach, DE), Gotz; Franz-Josef (Heideck, DE), Haardorfer; Jurgen (Rosstal, DE), Stromsdorfer; Christian (Nurnberg, DE), Volkmann; Frank (Nurnberg, DE)
Title: Control of the runtime behavior of processes
Patent Number: 8,667,492

Inventors: Fortt; Robin (London, GB), Steel; Colin (London, GB), Samper; Victor D. (Garching b. Munchen, DE), Baller; Marko (Munich, DE)
Title: Multi-stream spectrophotometer module
Patent Number: 8,664,617

Inventors: Foster; Eugene William (Naperville, IL), Tomasko-Dean; Kimberly Sue (LaGrange, IL)
Title: Apparatus, method and system for mobile wireless communication hand-off utilizing ISDN multiway capabilities
Patent Number: 7,010,301

Inventors: Foster; Peter Graham (Parkside, AU)
Title: Precision synchronisation architecture for superspeed universal serial bus devices
Patent Number: 8,667,316

Inventors: Fowler; Keith (Newport, TN), Lai; Nan-Ming (Weehawken, NJ)
Title: Laser rangefinder sensor
Patent Number: 8,665,454

Inventors: Franconi; Robert (New Hartford, CT)
Title: Three position shutoff valve
Patent Number: 7,669,830

Inventors: Frenzel; Henryk (Regensburg, DE)
Title: Optical module and optical system
Patent Number: 7,670,064

Inventors: Fritzke; Mark A. (Portland, OR), Eggiman; Michael D. (North Plains, OR), Garnett; William Jerome (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Insert for a bat having an improved seam orientation
Patent Number: 7,011,588

Inventors: Fujishiro; Takatsugu (Tokyo, JP), Suda; Takeo (Tokyo, JP), Zemba; Hideki (Tokyo, JP), Murayama; Hisao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, drum unit, image forming module, and method of insertion and removal of a damper into and from an image carrier drum
Patent Number: 7,010,246

Inventors: Fujita; Hideki (Kyoto, JP), Igo; Tetsuya (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Plasma generator
Patent Number: 8,664,861

Inventors: Fujita; Hideki (Moriya, JP)
Title: Toner usage control between differing image regions
Patent Number: 7,672,616

Inventors: Fujita; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Yoshida; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Scheduler, radio base station apparatus including the scheduler, and scheduling method
Patent Number: 8,666,439

Inventors: Fujita; Shinobu (Kawasaki, JP), Abe; Keiko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Switching element
Patent Number: 7,671,397

Inventors: Fujiwara; Eiichi (Nagoya, JP), Ezaka; Tatsuya (Kariya, JP), Murakami; Sachiko (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Display panel and manufacturing method therefor
Patent Number: 7,672,039

Inventors: Fujiwara; Makoto (Osaka, JP)
Title: Seal chain
Patent Number: 8,663,045

Inventors: Fujiwara; Yasuhiro (Akishima, JP), Zou; Xuelu (Akishima, JP)
Title: Optical glass, press molding preform, method of manufacturing same, optical element, and method of manufacturing same
Patent Number: 7,670,974

Inventors: Fukuda; Kenichi (Burlington, MA), Sun; Yiyoung (Beverly, MA)
Title: Circuit arrangement for operating a discharge lamp
Patent Number: 8,664,872

Inventors: Fukuda; Tatsunori (Kasai, JP), Mizushima; Yunosuke (Kasai, JP)
Title: Portable electric vacuum cleaner
Patent Number: 7,669,281

Inventors: Fukuda; Toshikazu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor storage device
Patent Number: 8,665,636

Inventors: Fukuda; Tsuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Electronic camera having a focusing circuit for performing a plurality of focusing operations on the basis of an in-focus level and/or an image area
Patent Number: 7,671,899

Inventors: Fukuhara; Takahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Sugiyama; Akira (Kanagawa, JP), Hosaka; Kazuhisa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Encoding device, encoding method, encoding program, decoding device, decoding method, and decoding program
Patent Number: 8,665,943

Inventors: Fukuma; Yasufumi (Tokyo, JP), Kato; Takeyuki (Tokyo, JP), Machida; Narumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Database constructing system
Patent Number: 7,010,146

Inventors: Fukunaga; Atsushi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Recombinant protein capable of binding specifically and quickly to troponin I derived from human myocardium
Patent Number: 8,663,933

Inventors: Fukushima; Yasunobu (Sayama, JP), Kobayashi; Hiroshi (Sayama, JP)
Title: Parts production scheduling method
Patent Number: 7,010,373

Inventors: Fukuzawa; Yasuhide (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Format-converting device and private branch exchange system using the same, and format-converting method and memory medium storing a program to allow computer to execute the same method
Patent Number: 7,010,105

Inventors: Fuller; James (Cranberry Township, PA)
Title: Nucleic acid constructs
Patent Number: 8,663,657

Inventors: Furgerson; David (Sammamish, WA), Giggs; Julian (Hillsdale, MI), Parikh; Nirav D. (Sylvania, OH)
Title: Building closure with enhanced moisture barrier properties
Patent Number: 8,667,749

Inventors: Furusawa; Masanori (Anjo, JP), Shibata; Yoshinori (Anjo, JP), Yamada; Yukihiko (Anjo, JP)
Title: Tightening tool
Patent Number: 7,669,507

Inventors: Fushimi; Masahiro (Mobara, JP), Tamaki; Junya (Chiba, JP), Otsuka; Manabu (Narashino, JP), Yamazaki; Takuro (Chiba, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing organic light emitting device
Patent Number: 8,664,017

Inventors: Gabor; Lederer (Paterson, NJ)
Title: Modular electronic candle
Patent Number: 7,011,426

Inventors: Gadkaree; Kishor Purushottam (Painted Post, NY), Husted; Andrew Fleitz (Wellsburg, NY), Lim; James Robert (Painted Post, NY)
Title: Methods of making and using activated carbon-containing coated substrates and the products made therefrom
Patent Number: 8,664,154

Inventors: Galindo-Legaria; Cesar A. (Redmond, WA), Waas; Florian (Amsterdam, NL)
Title: Validating multiple execution plans for database queries
Patent Number: 7,010,524

Inventors: Gammel; Peter Ledel (Millburn, NJ), Howard; Richard Edwin (Highland Park, NJ), Lopez; Omar Daniel (Summit, NJ), Zhu; Wei (Warren, NJ)
Title: Process for making an on-chip vacuum tube device
Patent Number: 7,670,203

Inventors: Gao; Shangqian (Zhangzhou, CN)
Title: Side door switching mechanism for a toaster
Patent Number: 8,667,893

Inventors: Gao; Xiang (Hangzhou, CN), Luo; Zhongyang (Hangzhou, CN), Cen; Kefa (Hangzhou, CN), Ni; Mingjiang (Hangzhou, CN), Wu; Zuliang (Hangzhou, CN), Zhong; Yi (Hangzhou, CN), Zhang; Yongxin (Hangzhou, CN), Xu; Dian (Hangzhou, CN), Wu; Weihong (Hangzhou, CN), Shi; Zhenglun (Hangzhou, CN), Zhou; Jinsong (Hangzhou, CN), Fang; Mengxiang (Hangzhou, CN), Yu; Chunjiang (Hangzhou, CN), Wang; Shurong (Hangzhou, CN), Cheng; Leming (Hangzhou, CN), Wang; Qinhui (Hangzhou, CN)
Title: Free radical injection ionizer for flue gas treatment with corona discharge
Patent Number: 8,663,373

Inventors: Garakani; Arman M. (Cambridge, MA), Hack; Andrew A. (Pride's Crossing, MA), Roberts; Peter (Dedham, MA), Walter; Sean (Needham, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for acquisition, compression, and characterization of spatiotemporal signals
Patent Number: 7,672,369

Inventors: Garcia; Steven E. (Kemah, TX), Boudreaux; Randall J. (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Method for pulling and cutting a z-axis electrical interconnector
Patent Number: 8,667,672

Inventors: Gardner; Cean M. (Carl Junction, MO), Gardner; Mark T. (Carl Junction, MO)
Title: Hand-held cutting device
Patent Number: 7,010,860

Inventors: Garg; Ajay (Hillsboro, CA), Warrier; Ulhas (Beaverton, OR)
Title: System and method for remotely accessing a home server while preserving end-to-end security
Patent Number: 7,010,608

Inventors: Garg; Amit (Howell, NJ), Patil; Rajeev B. (Holmdel, NJ), Tuttle; Jeffrey L. (Hazlet, NJ)
Title: Intelligent voicemail message waiting system and method
Patent Number: 7,010,100

Inventors: Gavrilov; Constantine (Tel Aviv, IL), Machulsky; Zorik (Gesher HaZiv, IL), Shalev; Leah (Zichron-Yaakov, IL)
Title: Managing data on Infiniband (IB) networks
Patent Number: 8,665,723

Inventors: Gazenko; Sergey (Mason, OH)
Title: Device for rapid detection and identification of single microorganisms without preliminary growth
Patent Number: 8,663,909

Inventors: Gebelein; Rolin (Santa Cruz, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus providing improved visual capabilities of optical instruments
Patent Number: 7,672,070

Inventors: Geijtenbeek; Johannes Jacobus Franciscus (Eindhoven, NL), Duisters; Antonius Arnoldus (Eindhoven, NL), Kappen; Theodorus Gerardus Marinus Maria (Eindhoven, NL), Suijker; Joseph Leonardus Gregorius (Eindhoven, NL), Fischer; Vincent Marco (Eindhoven, NL), Luijks; Gerardus Marinus Josephus Franciscus (Eindhoven, NL), Van Esveld; Hendrik Anton (Eindhoven, NL), Bruyndoncx; Vital Louis Elisabeth (Turnhout, BE)
Title: Metal halide lamp
Patent Number: 7,671,537

Inventors: Geile; Michael J. (Loveland, OH)
Title: Multipoint-to-point communication using orthogonal frequency division multiplexing
Patent Number: 7,672,219

Inventors: Gelardi; John (Midlothian, VA), Thomas; Laurel (Richmond, VA)
Title: Dispensing system and package for use therewith
Patent Number: 8,668,114

Inventors: George; Christopher Hugh (Cardiff, GB), Barberini-Jammaers; Steven Roger (Cardiff, GB), Silvester; Nicole Cherie (Cardiff, GB)
Title: Method and system for analyzing calcium transients in coupled cells
Patent Number: 8,666,676

Inventors: Georgi; Jens-Christoph (Aachen, DE), Schweizer; Bernd (Herzogenrath, DE)
Title: System, method, computer-readable medium, and use for planning combined therapy
Patent Number: 8,663,083

Inventors: Gerke; Clifton Robert (Peoria, IL), Rivara; Dominick Brian (Peoria, IL), Levy; Kent Michael (Peoria, IL), Stamets; Donald Lemont (Bloomington, IL)
Title: Frame for a cab of a mobile machine
Patent Number: 8,668,249

Inventors: Gerszberg; Irwin (Kendall Park, NJ), Miller, II; Robert Raymond (Township of Morris, Morris County, NJ), Romain; Dennis Matthew (Convent Station, NJ), Russell; Jesse Eugene (Piscataway, NJ), Treventi; Philip Andrew (Murray Hill, NJ)
Title: Hybrid fiber twisted pair local loop network service architecture
Patent Number: 7,672,298

Inventors: Gertner; Michael (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Percutaneous gastroplasty
Patent Number: 7,670,279

Inventors: Gerwin; Nina (Fairfax, CA)
Title: System and method for providing supplemental content related to printed content in a printed publication
Patent Number: 8,667,393

Inventors: Gibson; William C. (Tulsa, OK), Gibson; Robert L. (Broken Arrow, OK)
Title: System and method for on-line cleaning of black oil heater tubes and delayed coker heater tubes
Patent Number: 7,670,462

Inventors: Gilbert; Roland A. (Milford, NH), Blazej; Michael D. (Nashua, NH)
Title: Planar tri-mode cavity
Patent Number: 8,664,807

Inventors: Gilliam; James R. (Clearwater, FL)
Title: Product promotion storage rack and caddy system
Patent Number: 8,668,207

Inventors: Gillies; Stephen D. (Carlisle, MA), Watkins; Nigel John (Cambridgeshire, GB), Baker; Matthew Paul (Cambridge, GB), Lo; Kin-Ming (Lexington, MA)
Title: Fc-interferon-beta fusion proteins
Patent Number: 7,670,595

Inventors: Gillin; Matthew J. (Rosemont, PA), Korfmann; Roger (Radnor, PA), Raden; Paul L. (Phoenixville, PA)
Title: Transfer instrument
Patent Number: 7,010,512

Inventors: Gillis; Robert Andrew (Apopka, FL), Powell; Dallas A (Winter Garden, FL)
Title: Self-drilling anchor screw
Patent Number: 8,662,806

Inventors: Ginies; Pierre (Sathonay Village, FR), Genevois; David (Cailloux sur Fontaine, FR), De Bernardi; Jean (Lyons, FR)
Title: Scroll-type refrigerant compressor having fluid communication between lubrication duct and return duct
Patent Number: 7,670,120

Inventors: Girifalco; John Joseph (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Apparatus for practicing a golf swing
Patent Number: 8,668,594

Inventors: Glass; John (Franklin, MA)
Title: Analyzing linearization of models in modeling environments
Patent Number: 7,672,820

Inventors: Glatz; Andreas (Torna Hallestad, SE)
Title: Radio communication equipment and method used in said equipment
Patent Number: 7,672,688

Inventors: Gloger; Oliver (Berlin, DE)
Title: Method for the fully automatic segmentation of an organ, in particular the renal parenchyma, from volume data sets in medical imaging
Patent Number: 8,666,134

Inventors: Godavarthy; Srinivasa (Spring, TX), Su; Wei-Yang (Spring, TX), DiGuilio; Ralph M. (Spring, TX), Harville; Stan (The Woodlands, TX), Forkner; Matthew W. (Spring, TX)
Title: Process for the production and purification of propylene glycol
Patent Number: 8,664,448

Inventors: Godil; Amin M. (Vancouver, WA), Hindman; Larry E. (Woodbrun, OR)
Title: Low thermal mass, variable watt density formable heaters for printer applications
Patent Number: 7,011,399

Inventors: Gojman Goldberg; Marcos (Mexico City, MX)
Title: Adhesive strip for adhering objects to a rigid surface
Patent Number: 8,663,768

Inventors: Goldberg; Harold J. (Newark, NJ), Ackerman; Chaim (Newark, NJ), Lunanuova; Dominic (Newark, NJ)
Title: Cable telephony monitoring system
Patent Number: 7,673,037

Inventors: Goldfinger; Marc B. (West Chester, PA)
Title: P-alkoxyphenylen-thiophene oligomers as organic semiconductors for use in electronic devices
Patent Number: 7,671,083

Inventors: Golding; John (Highland, UT), Trent; Joshua (Holladay, UT)
Title: Method and system for currency exchange by point of conversion
Patent Number: 8,666,860

Inventors: Goller; George Albert (Greenville, SC), Nowak; Daniel Anthony (Greenville, SC)
Title: Methods and apparatus to facilitate cooling syngas in a gasifier
Patent Number: 7,670,574

Inventors: Goman; Gerald E. (Spring Valley, WI), Eichten; Ronald L. (Shakopee, MN), Gilberg; Michael J. (Mendota Heights, MN), Patton; Robert D. (New Prague, MN), Galewski; Ricky A. (Elysian, MN)
Title: Reel mower with tuned mass damper
Patent Number: 7,669,397

Inventors: Gonzalez Alemany; Miguel Angel (Oviedo, ES), Fernandez Diaz; Julian (Oviedo, ES), Florez Castro; Alberto (Lugo de Llanera, ES)
Title: Data and energy transmission system for passenger boarding bridges for airplanes
Patent Number: 7,669,271

Inventors: Good; Bradley Lawrence (Pasadena, CA), Hagen; Markus (Glendale, CA)
Title: System and method for generating a community contribution index
Patent Number: 8,666,799

Inventors: Gooding; Thomas Michael (Rochester, MN), McCarthy; Patrick Joseph (Rochester, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for obtaining stack traceback data for multiple computing nodes of a massively parallel computer system
Patent Number: 7,673,182

Inventors: Gorodisher; Susanna Sidoti (Stillwater, MN), Gorodisher; Ilya (Stillwater, MN)
Title: Magnetically repositionable reflective safety devices
Patent Number: 8,662,682

Inventors: Goto; Naoki (Nagoya, JP), Ohnishi; Takao (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Testing apparatus for piezoelectric/electrostrictive device
Patent Number: 8,664,828

Inventors: Gottwein; Judith M. (Frederiksberg C, DK), Knudsen; Maria Lisa (Stockholm, DK), Scheel; Troels Kasper Hoyer (Kobenhavn NV, DK), Bukh; Jens (Praesto, DK)
Title: Efficient cell culture system for hepatitis C virus genotype 2B
Patent Number: 8,663,653

Inventors: Gotz; Thomas (Fife, GB), Janik; Vincent M. (Fife, GB)
Title: Acoustic deterrence
Patent Number: 8,665,670

Inventors: Goulet; Mary Elizabeth (McLean, VA)
Title: Computerized mortgage foreclosure-capping system
Patent Number: 8,666,882

Inventors: Goutte; Cyril (Le Versoud, FR), Simard; Michel (Meylan, FR), Yamada; Kenji (Redondo Beach, CA), Gaussier; Eric (Eybens, FR), Mauser; Arne (Aachen, DE)
Title: Apparatus and methods for aligning words in bilingual sentences
Patent Number: 7,672,830

Inventors: Graham; Amy G. (Orlando, FL), Amon; Max (Maitland, FL), Leblanc; Richard A. (Clermont, FL)
Title: Variable field of view optical system
Patent Number: 7,010,202

Inventors: Graney; Anita M. (Rochester, NY), Biddle; Graham W. (Ontario, NY), Lodadio; Thomas (Rochester, NY), Appleton; William J. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Method for injection molding an intraocular lens device
Patent Number: 8,663,510

Inventors: Grange; Hubert (Grenoble, FR), Moreau; Murielle (Sassenage, FR), Borel; Michel (Saint Vincent de Mercuze, FR)
Title: Micro-mechanical device comprising suspended element which is connected to a support by means of a pier and producing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,671,429

Inventors: Granoff; Dan M. (Berkeley, CA), Welsch; Jo Anne (Berkeley, CA), Plested; Joyce (Oakland, CA)
Title: Ex-vivo passive protection bacteremia assay
Patent Number: 8,663,940

Inventors: Gray; Lonnie James (Murray, UT)
Title: Concrete mixtures having aqueous foam admixtures
Patent Number: 7,670,426

Inventors: Gray; Robert W. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Magnetic resonance imaging interference immune device
Patent Number: 7,671,594

Inventors: Green, Sr.; James A. (Tallahassee, FL), Coker, Jr.; Austin Stan (Tallahassee, FL)
Title: Satellite broadcast receiving and distribution system
Patent Number: 8,666,307

Inventors: Grenier; Pascal (Kappelen, FR), Vergnault; Guy (Kembs Loechle, FR), Nhamias; Alain (Bartenheim, FR)
Title: Nanoparticulate formulations of fenofibrate
Patent Number: 8,663,693

Inventors: Grether; Michael (Waiblingen, DE), Kohli; Robert (Winnenden, DE), Kummermehr; Stefan (Berglen, DE)
Title: Two-stroke engine
Patent Number: 8,667,933

Inventors: Griffith; Gregory Clyde (Atlanta, GA), Holcomb; Benjamin F. (Duluth, GA)
Title: Portable radiotelephone for automatically dialing a central voice-activated dialing system
Patent Number: 7,010,327

Inventors: Griffiths; Gary L. (Morristown, NJ), Hansen; Hans J. (Slidell, LA), Goldenberg; David M. (Mendham, NJ)
Title: Targeted combination immunotherapy of cancer and infectious diseases
Patent Number: 7,011,812

Inventors: Grodzins; Lee (Lexington, MA), Rothschild; Peter (Boston, MA), Swift; Roderick D. (Belmont, MA)
Title: X-ray inspection using spatially and spectrally tailored beams
Patent Number: 7,010,094

Inventors: Groz; Marc M. (Stamford, CT)
Title: Method and system for managing time-shifted financial instruments
Patent Number: 8,666,866

Inventors: Gruhlke; Russell Wayne (Fort Collins, CO), Hunter; Susan (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Method and system for changing the cross-sectional profile of a beam of light
Patent Number: 7,011,419

Inventors: Guarnaccia; Joseph B. (Derby, CT)
Title: Daptomycin for multiple sclerosis
Patent Number: 8,664,209

Inventors: Gueguen; Arnaud (Rennes Cedex 7, FR)
Title: Method for transmitting symbols through at least a communication channel
Patent Number: 7,672,389

Inventors: Guenther; Alexander (Lorch, DE), Otte; Hans-Hermann (Varel, DE)
Title: Radiator grille for a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 8,662,570

Inventors: Guering; Bernard (Montrabe, FR), Guering; Jonathan (Toulouse, FR)
Title: Airplane protected against projections of tire debris
Patent Number: 7,669,798

Inventors: Guggino; William B. (Baltimore, MD), Schwiebert; Erik M. (Birmingham, AL), Liang; Lihua (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Spiperone derivatives and methods of treating disorders
Patent Number: 8,664,237

Inventors: Guo; Shiguang (Kanata, CA), Xu; Hua (Kanata, CA), Jia; Yongkang (Kanata, CA), Yu; Dongsheng (Kanata, CA), Bayesteh; Alireza (Waterloo, CA), Gao; Shiwei (Kanata, CA)
Title: System and method for channel status information feedback in a wireless communications system that utilizes multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) transmission
Patent Number: 8,665,930

Inventors: Guo; Wei-Hua (Dublin, IE), Flood; Edward (Carrickboy, IE), Donegan; John F. (Staffan, IE)
Title: System and method for measuring optical signal-to-noise ratio
Patent Number: 8,666,245

Inventors: Guo; Yongfang (Sunnyvale, CA), Lin; Xintian E. (Mountain View, CA), Li; Qinghua (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Mitigation of interference from periodic noise
Patent Number: 7,672,407

Inventors: Gupta; Atul (Beverly, MA)
Title: Manufacturing high efficiency solar cell with directional doping
Patent Number: 8,664,100

Inventors: Guy; Laurent (Lyons, FR), Fernandez; Michel (Lyons, FR), Sterin; Sebastien (Saint Cyr Au Mont D'or, FR)
Title: Rubber compositions comprising two different coupling agents and also inorganic fillers
Patent Number: 8,664,311

Inventors: Guzzella; Lino (Wallisellen, CH), Onder; Christopher (Weisslingen, CH), Rauscher; Martin (Ludwigsburg, DE), Spring; Peter (Reutigen, CH)
Title: Method of operating an engine with a pressure-wave supercharger
Patent Number: 7,669,587

Inventors: Haag; Gottlob (Markgroeningen, DE), Posselt; Andreas (Muehlacker, DE), Lorenz; Marko (Grossbottwar, DE)
Title: Fuel injection system
Patent Number: 7,669,585

Inventors: Haas; Werner (Oeiras, PT), Romao; Carlos (Lisboa, PT), Roya; Beatriz (Oeiras, PT), Fernandes; Ana Cristina (Amadora, PT), Goncalves; Isabel (Oeiras, PT)
Title: Method for treating a mammal by administration of a compound having the ability to release CO, compounds having the ability to release CO and pharmaceutical compositions thereof
Patent Number: 7,011,854

Inventors: Hachisuka; Toshiharu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and image forming method with improved cleaning mechanism
Patent Number: 7,672,630

Inventors: Hadian; Jafar (Cupertino, CA), Bozorgi; Jamshid (Fremont, CA)
Title: Method of manufacturing a head gimbal assembly with substantially orthogonal tab, side beam and base
Patent Number: 7,010,847

Inventors: Haener; Robert (Uettingen, CH), Langenegger; Simon (Zielebach, CH)
Title: Molecular beacons
Patent Number: 7,671,184

Inventors: Halasa; Adel Farhan (Bath, OH), Hsu; Wen-Liang (Cuyahoga Falls, OH)
Title: Synthesis of soluble functionalized lithium initiators
Patent Number: 7,671,237

Inventors: Hall; David R. (Provo, UT), Dahlgren; Scott (Provo, UT), Nelson; Nathan (Provo, UT), Lundgreen; David (Provo, UT)
Title: Resettable actuator for downhole tool
Patent Number: 7,669,663

Inventors: Hall; David R. (Provo, UT), Turner; Paula (Provo, UT), Nelson; Nathan (Provo, UT)
Title: Segmented sleeve on a downhole tool string component
Patent Number: 7,669,671

Inventors: Hall; Nevil Peter (Yorkshire, GB)
Title: Dispensing container
Patent Number: 8,668,120

Inventors: Halverson; Merlin B. (Lawrence, KS), King; Harold E. (Blue Springs, MO), Lehman; Gregory J. (Lawrence, KS)
Title: Remotely releasable coupler and hose retrieval mechanism for airbrake system
Patent Number: 7,669,875

Inventors: Hamada; Noboru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, information processing method, program, and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,672,933

Inventors: Hamel; Kory P. (Bloomington, MN), Copa; Vincent G. (Minnetonka, MN)
Title: Anastomosis device and method
Patent Number: 8,663,257

Inventors: Hamilton, II; Rick A. (Charlottesville, VA), Moskowitz; Paul A. (Yorktown Heights, NY), O'Connell; Brian M. (Cary, NC), Pickover; Clifford A. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Seaman; James W. (Falls Church, VA)
Title: Modifying virtual universe display quality of virtual objects according to encoded virtual object settings and fee payment status
Patent Number: 8,667,498

Inventors: Hamilton; John Montgomery (Carlisle, GB), Perkins; Peter Graham (Crieff, GB)
Title: Maximum/minimum thermometer
Patent Number: 7,011,445

Inventors: Hammes; Markus (Dinslaken, DE), Neubauer; Andre (Krefeld, DE)
Title: Receiver circuit and method of processing a received signal
Patent Number: 7,010,063

Inventors: Hampton, Sr.; Richard C. (Westmoreland City, PA)
Title: Hose end lever controlled ball spigot valve
Patent Number: 7,669,834

Inventors: Han; Ki-Ho (Busan, KR), Chu; Moo-Jung (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Device and method for compensating for polarization mode dispersion in optical transmission
Patent Number: 7,010,181

Inventors: Hanaoka; Terunao (Suwa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,670,859

Inventors: Haneishi; Kazunobu (Tochigi, JP), Sasaki; Katsuhide (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method for dynamic damper
Patent Number: 7,010,843

Inventors: Hanis; Thomas T. (Raleigh, NC), Lane; Eoin (Littleton, MA), Lu; Fang (Billerica, MA), Salehi; Azadeh (Pepperell, MA), Wojtas; Alphonse J. (East Hampstead, NH)
Title: Managing multiple versions of enterprise meta-models using semantic based indexing
Patent Number: 8,666,951

Inventors: Hankey; J. Daniel (Durant, OK)
Title: Tarping system for truck mounted containers
Patent Number: 7,669,911

Inventors: Hanson; Trevor (Sequim, WA)
Title: Message conduit systems with algorithmic data stream control and methods for processing thereof
Patent Number: 8,666,924

Inventors: Hanyu; Toshiki (Saitama, JP)
Title: Sound source localizing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,672,196

Inventors: Haot; Max (New York, NY), Worthington; Phillip Tomasz (London, GB), Kornfilt; Mark (New York, NY), Nanjundappa; Dayananda (Bangalore, IN), Kapsi; Roger (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: System and method for internet audio/video delivery
Patent Number: 8,667,160

Inventors: Happ; Thomas (Tarrytown, NY), Philipp; Jan Boris (Peekskill, NY), Gruening-von Schwerin; Ulrike (Munich, DE)
Title: Integrated circuit including spacer defined electrode
Patent Number: 7,671,354

Inventors: Harada; Keita (Shinagawa, JP)
Title: Card connector
Patent Number: 8,662,908

Inventors: Haras; Gabriel (Mucke, DE), Mahnken; Andreas (Aachen, DE), Rauscher-Scheibe; Annabella (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Method and system for providing tomographic pictures of a patient by using contrast medium injections
Patent Number: 7,672,711

Inventors: Hardt; Falk (Muenchberg, DE), Markgraf; Volker (Roeslau, DE), Stauch; Gert (Hof, DE)
Title: Shearable fastening device with force transmission element
Patent Number: 8,668,419

Inventors: Hardtle; Wilhelm (Markdorf, DE)
Title: Shaft-gear connection
Patent Number: 8,662,785

Inventors: Harper; William A. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Resealable packets of liquid
Patent Number: 7,669,736

Inventors: Harres; Daniel N. (Belleville, IL)
Title: Method for determining fiber optic fault location
Patent Number: 7,011,453

Inventors: Harris; Scott C. (Rancho Santa Fe, CA)
Title: Page encryption system
Patent Number: 8,667,277

Inventors: Harrison; Jane (Princeton, NJ), Turnbull; David (Princeton, NJ), Soboyejo; Wole (Skillman, NJ)
Title: Continuously supplied water filtration banks
Patent Number: 8,663,465

Inventors: Harrold; Lewis Norman (Georgetown, MA), Diciaccio; Anthony Ralph (Peabody, MA)
Title: Fetal movement monitor
Patent Number: 8,666,481

Inventors: Hartwick; Darrell (Newton, MA)
Title: Medical device using beam construction and methods
Patent Number: 7,670,351

Inventors: Haruki; Kenichi (Kawasaki, JP), Inoue; Taisuke (Kawasaki, JP), Fuchida; Hidehiko (Kawasaki, JP), Kanbe; Katsuhito (Kawasaki, JP), Niwata; Tsuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Ohnishi; Masuo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Extension device providing security function
Patent Number: 7,010,145

Inventors: Hasha; Richard (Seattle, WA), Pyle; Harry S. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Method and system for tracking software components
Patent Number: 7,010,749

Inventors: Hashimoto; Koji (Takatsuki, JP), Yoneda; Yasushi (Ikeda, JP)
Title: Data broadcast playback control device, data broadcast playback control method data broadcast playback control program, and recording medium recording program thereon
Patent Number: 7,672,574

Inventors: Hashimoto; Mikio (Kanagawa, JP), Fujimoto; Kensaku (Kanagawa, JP), Shirakawa; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Microprocessor with improved task management and table management mechanism
Patent Number: 7,673,155

Inventors: Hashimoto; Takayuki (Tokai, JP), Hirao; Takashi (Hitachinaka, JP), Akiyama; Noboru (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device, method of manufacturing the same and power-supply device using the same
Patent Number: 8,664,716

Inventors: Hashimoto; Teruo (Otawara, JP)
Title: Radiation therapy apparatus
Patent Number: 7,672,435

Inventors: Hashimoto; Toshiya (Miyoshi, JP)
Title: Hybrid vehicle and method for controlling the same
Patent Number: 8,666,580

Inventors: Hashimoto; Yasuki (New York, NY)
Title: Lighting device with a heat sink
Patent Number: 8,662,718

Inventors: Haskell; Barin Geoffry (Tinton Falls, NJ), Puri; Atul (Riverdale, NY), Schmidt; Robert Lewis (Howell, NJ)
Title: System, method and computer-readable medium for encoding a signal into macroblocks
Patent Number: 8,665,965

Inventors: Hastings; Roger (Maple Grove, MN), Pikus; Michael (Golden Valley, MN)
Title: Biodegradable adhesive film for vascular closure
Patent Number: 8,663,272

Inventors: Hatano; Takahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Shigematsu; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Morimura; Hiroki (Kanagawa, JP), Ikeda; Namiko (Kanagawa, JP), Okazaki; Yukio (Kanagawa, JP), Machida; Katsuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Nakanishi; Mamoru (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Biometric image collation apparatus and collation method therefor
Patent Number: 7,673,145

Inventors: Hathaway; David (Lincoln, NE), Patton; Brian (Ewing, NJ), March; Keith (Carmel, IN)
Title: Apparatus and method for positive closure of an internal tissue membrane opening
Patent Number: 7,670,349

Inventors: Hatta; Tatsuo (Tokyo, JP), Okada; Norio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Differential drive semiconductor optical modulator
Patent Number: 7,010,179

Inventors: Hausen; Bernard A. (Menlo Park, CA), Bender; Theodore M. (San Francisco, CA), Warder-Gabaldon; Zachary (Palo Alto, CA), Newell; Matthew B. (Portola Valley, CA), DuBois; Brian R. (Redwood City, CA), Knodel; Bryan D. (Flagstaff, AZ)
Title: Heart defect closure apparatus
Patent Number: 7,670,348

Inventors: Haustein; Nils Mia (Soergenloch, DE), Wolafka; Rainer (Hofheim-Langenhain, DE)
Title: Balancing of data tape cartridges in tape libraries with pass-through mechanism
Patent Number: 7,672,754

Inventors: Hawkins; James W. (Lomita, CA)
Title: Sound diffuser
Patent Number: 7,669,692

Inventors: Hayakawa; Hideyuki (Nishio, JP), Yamanaka; Shoichi (Anjo, JP), Hosokawa; Toshio (Anjo, JP)
Title: Seat having occupant detecting function and occupant detection device
Patent Number: 8,665,103

Inventors: Hayashida; Shinsuke (Tochigi, JP), Tamura; Toshikazu (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Photodetecting means, X-ray sensing method, X-ray sensing apparatus, and photoelectric conversion element
Patent Number: 7,010,091

Inventors: Hayden; Peter C. (Mont Vernon, NH)
Title: Dynamic assignment of multicast network addresses
Patent Number: 7,010,597

Inventors: Hayes; Donald F. (Sandy, UT), Hong; Puikwan A. (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Remediation with ozone of sediments containing organic contaminants
Patent Number: 7,011,749

Inventors: He; Lu (Shenzhen, CN), Xiao; Yun-Shan (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: RJ-type plug and connector assembly using the same
Patent Number: 8,662,912

Inventors: He; Xiang-Yang (Shenzhen, CN), Zhang; Jing (Shenzhen, CN), Liu; Jian (Shenzhen, CN), Yang; Jian (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Heat sink assembly
Patent Number: 7,672,136

Inventors: He; Yin (Shanghai, CN), Lin; Yi Fan (Shanghai, CN), Liu; Yang (Shanghai, CN), Yang; Hao (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Frame boundary detection and synchronization system for data stream received by ethernet forward error correction layer
Patent Number: 8,667,373

Inventors: Healey; H. John (Apex, NC), Lopergolo; Emanuele F. (Marlboro, NY), Singh; Prabjit (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Delayed contact action connector
Patent Number: 8,662,931

Inventors: Heda; Howard J. (Monroe, NC)
Title: Protective cover for a guitar
Patent Number: 7,671,264

Inventors: Heed; Christer (Huddinge, SE), Gunnarsson; Fredrik (Huddinge, SE)
Title: Method of processing and reproducing an audio stereo signal and an audio stereo signal reproduction system
Patent Number: 7,010,128

Inventors: Heeps; Andrew N. (London, GB)
Title: Apparatus and method for displaying an item
Patent Number: 8,667,721

Inventors: Hefner, Jr.; Robert E. (Rosharon, TX)
Title: Vinylbenzyl ethers of polycyclopentadiene polyphenol
Patent Number: 8,664,341

Inventors: Heidvall; Lina (Stockholm, SE), Enander; Johan (Stockholm, SE)
Title: Personal audio cable alarm device
Patent Number: 8,665,106

Inventors: Hein; Peter (Bamberg, DE), Kropfeld; Helmut (Forchheim, DE), Reinwand; Mario (Breitbrunn, DE)
Title: Method for conducting a test measurement in a CT apparatus, and CT apparatus
Patent Number: 7,010,082

Inventors: Heinemann; Torsten (Tarragona, ES), Klan; Walter (Leverkusen, DE)
Title: Fine cell, water-blown rigid polyurethane foams
Patent Number: 7,671,104

Inventors: Henriksen; Svein Dag (Harstad, NO)
Title: Floating device for production of energy from water currents
Patent Number: 8,668,452

Inventors: Henry; Jeffery Wayne (New Braunfels, TX), Schooley; John Timothy (New Braunfels, TX)
Title: Methods and systems for viewing marine life from self-contained floating marine parks
Patent Number: 8,663,023

Inventors: Hensler; Connie D. (Kennesaw, GA), Berard; Raymond A. (Kennesaw, GA)
Title: Textile products having flame retardant properties and methods of manufacture
Patent Number: 7,011,724

Inventors: Herle; Sudhindra P. (Plano, TX), Budhati; Vani (Garland, TX)
Title: Segmented linker using spatial locality of reference for over-the-air software updates
Patent Number: 7,673,300

Inventors: Herreid; Vincent Dean (Holt, MI)
Title: Stone block transporting crawler-climber
Patent Number: 7,669,861

Inventors: Hershkovitz; Shmuel (Freeport, BS), Roy; Louis (Montreal, CA), Beaulieu; Martin (Terrebonne, CA), Turcotte; Pascal (Deux-Montagnes, CA), Poirier; Jean-Francois (Deux-Montagnes, CA)
Title: System and a method for remote monitoring customer security systems
Patent Number: 7,671,729

Inventors: Heruska; Richard Thomas (Tampa, FL), Johnston, II; Stephen Eric (Tampa, FL)
Title: Impact absorbing telescoping post for multi-panel trampolines
Patent Number: 8,668,190

Inventors: Herz; William S. (Hayward, CA), Fear; Andrew C. (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: Coordinate-based system, method and computer program product for adjusting an antenna
Patent Number: 7,671,797

Inventors: Hetzer; Stefan (Leipzig, DE), Mildner; Toralf (Leipzig, DE), Moeller; Harald (Leipzig, DE)
Title: Magnetic resonance imaging with improved imaging contrast
Patent Number: 8,664,954

Inventors: Higgins; Brian S. (Raleigh, NC), Moberg; Goran (Cary, NC)
Title: Combustion furnace humidification devices, systems & methods
Patent Number: 7,670,569

Inventors: Higuchi; Takamitsu (Matsumoto, JP), Iwashita; Setsuya (Nirasaki, JP), Miyazawa; Hiromu (Toyoshina-machi, JP)
Title: Device substrate and method for producing device substrate
Patent Number: 7,011,706

Inventors: Hijlkema; Luuk (Moycullen, IE), Austin; Michael (Tuam, IE), Weber; Jan (Taum, IE)
Title: Thermal regulation of a coated work-piece during the reconfiguration of the coated work-piece
Patent Number: 7,010,850

Inventors: Hill; Michael R. S. (Minneapolis, MN), King; Gary W. (Fridley, MN), Mullen; Thomas J. (Ham Lake, MN), Zhou; Xiaohong (Plymouth, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus to minimize effects of a cardiac insult
Patent Number: 7,010,345

Inventors: Hill; Philip G. (Vancouver, CA), Zhang; Dehong (Vancouver, CA), Li; Guowei (Vancouver, CA)
Title: Method of reducing particulates and enhancing burning rate within a combustion chamber
Patent Number: 7,011,070

Inventors: Hillis; W. Daniel (Toluca Lake, CA), Yates; Randall Adam (Ventura, CA)
Title: Thermal marking system
Patent Number: 8,665,300

Inventors: Hiltner; David F. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Means of providing variable reactive load capability on an electronic load
Patent Number: 8,664,921

Inventors: Hinchey; Michael G. (Bowie, MD)
Title: Flash drive memory apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,673,089

Inventors: Hino; Kazunori (Kitakyushu, JP)
Title: Horizontal articulated robot and substrate transfer system provided with the same
Patent Number: 8,668,428

Inventors: Hinshaw; Foster D. (Somerville, MA), Metzger; John K. (Westborough, MA), Zane; Barry M. (Wayland, MA)
Title: Optimized database appliance
Patent Number: 7,010,521

Inventors: Hinz; Werner (Grosse Ile, MI), Wildeson; Jacob (Chambersburg, PA), Dexheimer; Edward M. (Grosse Ile, MI)
Title: Method of forming a polyethercarbonate polyol using a CO.sub.2-philic compound or substituent
Patent Number: 7,671,228

Inventors: Hirayama; Tomoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, information processing method, information processing system and recording medium
Patent Number: 7,673,339

Inventors: Hiroki; Masaaki (Isehara, JP), Mase; Akira (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Electro-optical device
Patent Number: 7,671,827

Inventors: Hirono; Masatoshi (Yokohama, JP), Suzuki; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP), Ito; Hideki (Kawasaki, JP), Morino; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical quantizing unit and optical A/D converter
Patent Number: 7,671,771

Inventors: Hirooka; Junji (Higashimurayama, JP), Kawai; Hideki (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus having a movable grip portion
Patent Number: 7,671,921

Inventors: Hirota; Jun (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Iwakaji; Yoko (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Yabuki; Moto (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile memory device
Patent Number: 8,664,631

Inventors: Hirota; Yoichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Signal processing device, reproducing device, signal processing method and program
Patent Number: 8,665,315

Inventors: Hirsch; Joy (New York, NY)
Title: Images of language-sensitive neurocircuitry as a diagnostic for autism
Patent Number: 8,666,475

Inventors: Hodak; Jerry (Zelienople, PA)
Title: Pool skimmer assembly
Patent Number: 7,011,747

Inventors: Hofmann; Gunter (Coburg, DE), Katsibardis; Stelios (Coburg, DE), Hausdorfer; Siegfried (Mitwitz, DE), Zwilling; Henry (Sonneberg, DE), Vogler; Gunther (Rodental, DE)
Title: Device for holding at least one roller of a rolling machine
Patent Number: 7,010,952

Inventors: Hogt; Andreas Herman (Enschede, NL), Frijlink; Wilhelm Klaas (Zwolle, NL)
Title: Process for treating polymers containing residual catalyst
Patent Number: 8,663,992

Inventors: Holbrook; Clayton T. (Bluffdale, UT)
Title: Method for making a sandwich
Patent Number: 7,011,859

Inventors: Holland; Richard J. (Flanders, NJ), Jefferis; Jesse (Wayne, MI), Guiney; Kathleen M. (Wyandotte, MI), Betke; Brian J. (Riverview, MI)
Title: Cleaning composition and method of forming the same
Patent Number: 7,671,004

Inventors: Holland; William R. (Houston, TX)
Title: Compact mid-grip fastener
Patent Number: 7,011,159

Inventors: Honda; Mitsuo (Tokyo, JP), Matsuo; Kazuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Kanekiyo; Masaru (Tokyo, JP), Promkhatkaew; Duanthanorm (Muang Nonthaburi, TH)
Title: Recombinant BCG vaccine
Patent Number: 7,670,610

Inventors: Hoots; David C. (Forsyth, IL), Bliss; Barry D. (Griffin, GA)
Title: Brake assembly having piloted park brake housing
Patent Number: 8,663,058

Inventors: Hori; Akio (Tsukuba, Ibaraki Pref., JP), Kojo; Hiromi (Tsuchiura, Ibaraki Pref., JP)
Title: Computer readable medium having a program using particle method
Patent Number: 7,672,821

Inventors: Hori; Masanori (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage system and control method for storing write data requested by a host computer
Patent Number: 8,667,331

Inventors: Horn; George W. (Manno, CH)
Title: Clean, high density, soft-accumulating conveyor
Patent Number: 8,668,078

Inventors: Horowitz; Matanya B. (Louisville, CO), Damle; Anil S. (Colorado Springs, CO), VanKempen; Mark G. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Wireless pressure sensing rock climbing handhold and dynamic method of customized routing
Patent Number: 8,668,626

Inventors: Horton; James A. (Lancaster, PA)
Title: Vehicle cargo management device
Patent Number: 7,670,097

Inventors: Hoshino; Tetsuya (Tsukuba, JP), Sugimoto; Yasushi (Tsukuba, JP), Teshima; Teruo (Chikusei, JP), Dobashi; Tomo (Chikusei, JP)
Title: Optical film and surface light source using it
Patent Number: 7,672,051

Inventors: Hoshino; Tsutomu (Iwatsuki, JP), Sugita; Hiroshi (Iwatsuki, JP), Sonobe; Kenichi (Iwatsuki, JP), Takahashi; Hirota (Iwatsuki, JP), Edogawa; Kazuya (Iwatsuki, JP), Kaneko; Tomokazu (Iwatsuki, JP)
Title: Interface apparatus for mediating sending and receiving signals between devices connected by a signal line
Patent Number: 7,010,640

Inventors: Hotta; Tohru (Gunma, JP), Hayashi; Yoshio (Gunma, JP), Ooyama; Noriyoshi (Gunma, JP), Eizumi; Kiyotaka (Gunma, JP)
Title: Optical pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 7,672,202

Inventors: Hou; Ping (Fremont, CA), Gershon; Eugen (San Jose, CA), Van Buskirk; Michael A. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Adaptive detection of threshold levels in memory
Patent Number: 7,672,161

Inventors: Hsiao; Hsueh-Lung (Tu-cheng, TW)
Title: Electrical card connector
Patent Number: 7,670,161

Inventors: Hsiao; Yuan-Kun (Taoyuan Hsien, TW), Pan; Po-Lin (Taoyuan Hsien, TW)
Title: Battery device and battery device module
Patent Number: 8,663,830

Inventors: Hsieh; Duan-Cheng (Taipei, TW)
Title: Modular chair assembly
Patent Number: 7,011,372

Inventors: Hsieh; Duan-Cheng (Taipei, TW)
Title: Seat device for a chair
Patent Number: 7,011,374

Inventors: Hsieh; Hung-Yu (Miaoli, TW)
Title: Lens structure for mobile phone flashlight
Patent Number: 8,662,703

Inventors: Hsieh; Kuan-Hong (Taipei Hsien, TW), Wang; Han-Che (Taipei Hsien, TW), Cheng; Hua-Dong (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: LED display device providing current correction and correction method thereof
Patent Number: 8,664,890

Inventors: Hsu; Pet Chent (Sinjhuang, Taipei County, TW)
Title: Transmission mechanism for balance training apparatus
Patent Number: 7,670,230

Inventors: Hsu; Ya-Hui (New Taipei, TW), Yu; Ta-Chih (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Card connector having a housing with fastening blocks for mounting a circuit board
Patent Number: 8,668,520

Inventors: Hsueh; Han-Tsung (New Taipei, TW), Feng; Jia-Chyi (New Taipei, TW), Chen; Shih-Feng (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical lens module and lighting apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 8,662,715

Inventors: Hu; Chuan Ling (Taipei, TW), Tsai; Chen Lung (Taipei, TW), Chen; Yu Wei (New Taipei, TW), Chang; Chen Hao (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Method of manufacturing plastic metallized three-dimensional circuit
Patent Number: 8,663,485

Inventors: Hu; Jun-Hua (Kunshan, CN), Wan; Qing (Kunshan, CN), Wu; Li-Chun (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Modular jack with improved grounding member
Patent Number: 7,670,173

Inventors: Huang; Chao-Tung (Tu-Cheng, TW), Zhang; Jie (Kunshan, CN), Xu; Yong-Chun (Kunshan, CN), Liu; Xiao-Hua (Kunshan, CN)
Title: Modular jack having an improved magnetic module
Patent Number: 7,670,183

Inventors: Huang; Chien-Feng (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Apparatus for injection molding
Patent Number: 7,670,132

Inventors: Huang; Feng (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Methods for sending and receiving network management messages and/or control messages
Patent Number: 7,672,330

Inventors: Huang; I-Hsiang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method for managing internet protocol addresses in network
Patent Number: 8,667,048

Inventors: Huang; Yue (Atlanta, GA), Sampson; David (Marietta, GA), Jhang; Hyoung (Johnscreek, GA)
Title: Systems, methods, and apparatus for utility meter configuration
Patent Number: 8,667,261

Inventors: Huang; Yung-Lun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical fiber coupling device
Patent Number: 8,662,758

Inventors: Hubbard; John Dana (Billerica, MA)
Title: Bag support system
Patent Number: 7,669,727

Inventors: Huber; Matthias (Emmingen, DE), Kehr; Ulrich (Tuttlingen, DE)
Title: Optical instrument, in particular an endoscopic instrument
Patent Number: 7,011,626

Inventors: Huff; Michael (Tracy, CA)
Title: Handguard for toy replica firearm
Patent Number: 8,667,726

Inventors: Hughes; Trevor (Cambridge, GB), Jones; Timothy Gareth John (Cottenham, GB), Tustin; Gary John (Sawston, GB), Zhou; Jian (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Viscoelastic wellbore treatment fluid
Patent Number: 7,670,995

Inventors: Hui Hsu; Stephen Dao (Eugene, OR), Hormuzdiar; James Noshir (Danbury, CT)
Title: Method and apparatus for encrypted communications to a secure server
Patent Number: 7,673,329

Inventors: Hullender; Gregory (Bellevue, WA), Abdulkader; Ahmad (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Preprocessing of multi-line rotated electronic ink
Patent Number: 7,010,165

Inventors: Hung; David Ling-Shun (Novi, MI), Jairazbhoy; Vivek A. (Farmington Hills, MI), Porter; David L. (Westland, MI)
Title: Low pressure fuel injector nozzle
Patent Number: 7,669,789

Inventors: Hunt; Kenneth William (Wimbourne, GB), Heaton; Keith Patrick (Poole, GB)
Title: Portable wound treatment apparatus having pressure feedback capabilities
Patent Number: 7,670,323

Inventors: Hutton; Michael (Mountain View, CA), Lee; Andy L. (San Jose, CA), Saini; Rahul (Union City, CA)
Title: Shared lookup table enhancements for the efficient implementation of barrel shifters
Patent Number: 7,010,777

Inventors: Hwang; Sang-won (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Non-volatile memory device, memory system, and LSB read method
Patent Number: 7,672,162

Inventors: Hyatt; Dequincy A. (Shelby Township, MI)
Title: Tracking and monitoring system
Patent Number: 8,665,085

Inventors: Hyodo; Masaki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Metal mold for vulcanizing tire treads
Patent Number: 7,670,124

Inventors: Hyun; Jang Kwang (Gwangju, KR)
Title: Nose pipe instrument capable of modulating the tone thereof
Patent Number: 8,664,499

Inventors: Ichida; Tadashi (Ikoma, JP), Fujii; Kazuhiro (Kawachinagano, JP)
Title: Shift assist apparatus for a bicycle transmission
Patent Number: 7,011,590

Inventors: Ichikawa; Hiromi (Hamamatsu, JP), Matsubara; Yoshikatsu (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Electrostatic speaker
Patent Number: 8,666,097

Inventors: Ichio; Toshifumi (Yokkaichi, JP), Takada; Akinori (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Vehicle-side connector
Patent Number: 8,662,910

Inventors: Ide; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Mori; Kazuyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Takahashi; Kensuke (Yokohama, JP), Matsuyama; Toru (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Optical switch controller and movable body controller
Patent Number: 7,670,015

Inventors: Ikeda; Tsutomu (Aichi-ken, JP), Yoshikawa; Koji (Aichi-ken, JP), Kitamura; Sunao (Aichi, JP)
Title: Throttle control devices
Patent Number: 7,011,074

Inventors: Ikeda; Yoshinori (Hino, JP), Shiro; Takashi (Hino, JP)
Title: Polarizing plate
Patent Number: 7,671,937

Inventors: Im; James S. (New York, NY)
Title: Method and system for facilitating bi-directional growth
Patent Number: 8,663,387

Inventors: Inaba; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for suppression of unnecessary signals in a radar system
Patent Number: 7,671,788

Inventors: Inatani; Shujiro (Osaka, JP), Murakami; Tomoyuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method for vibration polishing vehicle wheel
Patent Number: 8,662,960

Inventors: Inazumi; Mitsuhiro (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Robot system, robot control device and method for controlling robot
Patent Number: 8,666,141

Inventors: Ingle; James E. (Ellettsville, IN)
Title: Jacking method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,011,471

Inventors: Inlow; Scott (Lawrenceville, GA), Payne; James Allan (Woodstock, GA)
Title: Devices, systems and methods for managing custom alpha tags
Patent Number: 8,666,381

Inventors: Inokuchi; Masayuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Autofocus method for scanning charged-particle beam instrument
Patent Number: 7,671,332

Inventors: Inoue; Atsushi (Hiroshima, JP), Furutate; Satoshi (Shiga, JP), Hasegawa; Tomoharu (Shiga, JP), Domaru; Hiroyuki (Shiga, JP)
Title: Machine tool
Patent Number: 8,668,414

Inventors: Inoue; Hideko (Kanagawa, JP), Ohsawa; Nobuharu (Kanagawa, JP), Shitagaki; Satoko (Kanagawa, JP), Seo; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Organometallic complex, and light-emitting element and display device using the organometallic complex
Patent Number: 8,664,383

Inventors: Iriguchi; Chiharu (Suwa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,670,949

Inventors: Irving; Mark Edward (Rochester, NY), Schroeder; Kurt Michael (Spencerport, NY), Hoff; Joseph W. (Fairport, NY)
Title: Inkjet printing system
Patent Number: 8,668,304

Inventors: Isaacson; Scott A. (Woodland Hills, UT), Kimball; Kirk R. (South Jordan, UT)
Title: Structured relevance--a mechanism to reveal how data is related
Patent Number: 8,666,973

Inventors: Ishibuchi; Hiroshi (Hiroshima-ken, JP), Kawase; Junichi (Hiroshima-ken, JP), Seki; Yukuharu (Hiroshima-ken, JP)
Title: System for fabricating corrugated board
Patent Number: 7,669,629

Inventors: Ishida; Hiroshi (Tokyo-To, JP)
Title: Film forming apparatus and film forming method
Patent Number: 7,011,864

Inventors: Ishiguro; Ryuji (Tokyo, JP), Minami; Masafumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Location dependent key for decrypting copy protected material on a recording medium
Patent Number: 7,010,124

Inventors: Ishii; Satoshi (Hitachi, JP), Ogino; Masahiko (Hitachi, JP), Shizawa; Noritake (Ninomiya, JP), Mori; Kyoichi (Oiso, JP), Miyauchi; Akihiro (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Micro-pattern transferring stamper
Patent Number: 8,668,487

Inventors: Ishii; Tetsuo (Sayama, JP), Ohsugi; Akihiro (Sayama, JP)
Title: Trimming apparatus and method for fuel cell membrane/electrode coupling and transporting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,011,004

Inventors: Ishikawa; Hiroki (Okazaki, JP), Zaitsu; Tomoyuki (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Systems, methods, and data structures for correcting traffic information
Patent Number: 7,672,775

Inventors: Ishikawa; Hisashi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Image processing method, program, storage medium, and apparatus for executing a quantization process of image data by error diffusion
Patent Number: 7,672,525

Inventors: Ishikawa; Shinichi (Saitama, JP), Katagiri; Tetsu (Saitama, JP), Goishi; Masaru (Saitama, JP), Nakayama; Hiroyasu (Saitama, JP), Tsuto; Masaru (Saitama, JP)
Title: Test apparatus and test method
Patent Number: 8,666,691

Inventors: Ishikura; Hiroshi (Takatsuki, Osaka 569-0844, JP)
Title: Pivot translation method and system
Patent Number: 7,672,829

Inventors: Ishitomi; Kunihiko (Toyoake, JP), Kawasumi; Masaaki (Toyoake, JP), Takahashi; Kenji (Toyoake, JP), Kadowaki; Shizuma (Toyoake, JP), Nagasawa; Shinichi (Toyoake, JP), Hosogi; Tadaharu (Toyoake, JP)
Title: Ice-making mechanism of ice-making machine
Patent Number: 7,010,933

Inventors: Itagaki; Makoto (Katano, JP)
Title: Process for production of optically active cyclopropanecarboxylate compound
Patent Number: 7,671,210

Inventors: Ito; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Electric board and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,670,149

Inventors: Ito; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Aisu; Hideyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Kamibayashi; Tooru (Kanagawa, JP), Akiyama; Koichiro (Tokyo, JP), Hamada; Shinichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for rendering digital content
Patent Number: 7,672,905

Inventors: Ito; Yuzuru (Tsuchiura, JP), Tsudome; Hidekazu (Ryugasaki, JP), Endo; Yoshishige (Tsuchiura, JP), Kawahara; Noriyuki (Kawaguchi, JP), Otsuki; Naofumi (Yabuki, JP), Suzuki; Masanobu (Saitama, JP)
Title: Micro fluidic device and joint therefor
Patent Number: 7,670,561

Inventors: Itoh; Katsutoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Transmitter and transmission control method, and receiver and reception control method
Patent Number: 7,672,685

Inventors: Itoyama; Takashi (Odawara, JP), Yagisawa; Ikuya (Machida, JP), Mimata; Yoshifumi (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage apparatus and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 8,667,337

Inventors: Iwakiri; Naoto (Kanagawa, JP), Nakatsugawa; Haruyasu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Radiological image detection apparatus and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,664,607

Inventors: Iwamura; Ryuichi (San Diego, CA)
Title: System and method for synchronization using GPS in home network
Patent Number: 7,672,465

Inventors: Iwasaki; Norihisa (Hitachinaka, JP), Nakatsugawa; Junnosuke (Hitachi, JP), Iwaji; Yoshitaka (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Polyphase AC motor, driving device and driving method therefor
Patent Number: 8,664,902

Inventors: Iwasaki; Osamu (Tokyo, JP), Otsuka; Naoji (Kanagawa, JP), Takahashi; Kiichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Teshigawara; Minoru (Kanagawa, JP), Nakagawa; Yoshinori (Kanagawa, JP), Seki; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus and preliminary discharge control method
Patent Number: 7,011,386

Inventors: Iwase; Yoshiharu (Tatabashi, JP), Yamaguchi; Yasuhiro (Tatebayashi, JP)
Title: Indwelling needle
Patent Number: 7,670,320

Inventors: Iwatsu; Haruo (Kumamoto, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,664,106

Inventors: Izdepski; Erich Joseph (Falls Church, VA), Choksi; Ojas Thakor (Herndon, VA)
Title: System and method for subscribing to a web logging service via a dispatch communication system
Patent Number: 8,667,067

Inventors: Jablon; David P. (Westboro, MA)
Title: Cryptographic methods for remote authentication
Patent Number: 7,010,692

Inventors: Jabri; Marwan A. (Tiburon, CA), Southeren; Craig (Holgate, AU), Jongbloed; Robert (Rozelle, AU), Jack; David (Glebe, AU), Myers; David (Glebe, AU), Wong; Albert (Rohnert Park, CA)
Title: Methods and system for fast session establishment between equipment using H.324 and related telecommunications protocols
Patent Number: 7,672,322

Inventors: Jackson; Jim (Plymouth, MN)
Title: Headphones holder with indicia of stored value
Patent Number: 8,668,147

Inventors: Jacobs; Scott (Edmonton, CA), Hammami; Ahmed (Edmonton, CA), Yakimoski; Todd (Beaumont, CA)
Title: System and method for testing tubular well products
Patent Number: 7,669,482

Inventors: Jacobson; Craig P. (Moraga, CA), Visco; Steven J. (Berkeley, CA), DeJonghe; Lutgard C. (Lafayette, CA), Stefan; Constantin I. (Hayward, CA)
Title: Fluorine separation and generation device
Patent Number: 7,670,475

Inventors: Jahn; Bernard (Davis, CA), Upadhyaya; Shrini (Davis, CA), Slaughter; David (Davis, CA)
Title: Method for soil content prediction based on a limited number of mid-infrared absorbances
Patent Number: 7,671,336

Inventors: Jain; Ankur (Woburn, MA), Nikovski; Daniel N. (Brookline, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for representing and classifying microwave back-projection radar signals
Patent Number: 7,671,786

Inventors: Jain; Jawahar (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method for verifying and representing hardware by decomposition and partitioning
Patent Number: 7,673,263

Inventors: James; Damian Anthony (Miami, FL)
Title: Inflatable field enclosure divider
Patent Number: 7,011,587

Inventors: James; Jesse G. (Surfside, CA)
Title: Motorcycle rear suspension
Patent Number: 7,011,174

Inventors: Jan; Hsun-Yao (Hsinchu, TW), Su; Ting-Han (Hsinchu, TW), Yang; Cheng-Fang (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Reprogrammable built-in-self-test integrated circuit and test method for the same
Patent Number: 7,673,200

Inventors: Jan; Te-Sheng (Taipei Hsien, TW), Chen; Yu-Tao (Taipei Hsien, TW), Yen; Chun-Che (Taipei Hsien, TW), Song; Zheng-Qiang (Shenzhen, CN), Li; Jian-Jun (Shenzhen, CN), Xu; Bing-Jing (Shenzhen, CN), He; Meng-Hua (Shenzhen, CN), Cheng; Gang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Rotatable joint and connecting device used for the same
Patent Number: 7,670,077

Inventors: Janca; Phillip Todd (Wichita Falls, TX), Janca; Phillip Paul (Archer City, TX)
Title: Louvered turbine for generating electric power from a water current
Patent Number: 8,664,784

Inventors: Jarvinen; Olli (Espoo, FI), Taskinen; Pekka (Pori, FI), Hyvarinen; Olli (Pori, FI), Virtanen; Henri (Pori, FI), Lindroos; Leo (Pori, FI)
Title: Method and device for treating anode slime
Patent Number: 7,670,575

Inventors: Jarvis; Ralph R. (Tulsa, OK)
Title: Voltage substitution device and method of use thereof
Patent Number: 7,671,488

Inventors: Jeffrey; Peter (Liverpool, GB)
Title: Actuator and containment device for a syringe
Patent Number: 7,670,313

Inventors: Jeffryes; Benjamin Peter (Histon, GB)
Title: Method of seismic surveying
Patent Number: 7,672,194

Inventors: Jensen; Grant Clark (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Apparatus for repairing riser pipe elbow weld in boiling water nuclear reactor
Patent Number: 8,666,017

Inventors: Jeon; Hyung Bae (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Yun Keun (Daejeon, KR), Chung; Eui Sok (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Jong Jin (Daejeon, KR), Chung; Hoon (Gangwon-do, KR), Park; Jeon Gue (Seoul, KR), Jung; Ho Young (Daejeon, KR), Kang; Byung Ok (Gyeryong-si, KR), Park; Ki Young (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Sung Joo (Daejeon, KR), Kang; Jeom Ja (Daejeon, KR), Song; Hwa Jeon (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Method for estimating language model weight and system for the same
Patent Number: 8,666,739

Inventors: Jeon; Joseph (Yongin-si, KR), Sanyadechakul; Pisut (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for switching frequency assignment in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,665,821

Inventors: Jeong; Tae-Woong (Chungcheongbuk-do, KR)
Title: Flash memory device
Patent Number: 7,670,906

Inventors: Jessberger; Thomas (Asperg, DE), Dobusch; Heinz (Marbach, DE)
Title: Vacuum unit for producing a stroke movement
Patent Number: 7,011,011

Inventors: Jeutter; Andre (Grafenau, DE), Settegast; Silke (Berlin, DE)
Title: Workpiece with a recess which is closed from the exterior by means of a solder film and method for closing a recess by means of a solder film
Patent Number: 7,669,326

Inventors: Jiang; Feng (Changsha, CN)
Title: Method and devices for bit rate allocation for point-to-multipoint multimedia communications
Patent Number: 8,665,740

Inventors: Jiang; Weiqin (Cranbury, NJ), Sui; Zhihua (Exton, PA)
Title: 17-phosphorous steroid derivatives useful as progesterone receptor modulators
Patent Number: 7,671,045

Inventors: Jiang; Xinrong (Palo Alto, CA), Han; Liqun (Pleasanton, CA), Tahmassebpur; Mohammed (San Ramon, CA), Harb; Salam (Los Gatos, CA), Greene; John D. (Santa Cruz, CA)
Title: Electron-optical system for high-speed and high-sensitivity inspections
Patent Number: 8,664,594

Inventors: Jimenez Dominguez; Maria de los ngeles (Sevilla, ES), Jimenez Vega; Maria del Mar (Sevilla, ES), Sarmiento Marron; Belen (Sevilla, ES), Fernandez Camacho; Asuncion (Sevilla, ES), Arzac De Calvo; Gisela Mariana (Sevilla, ES), Jimenez Roca; Enrique (Sevilla, ES)
Title: Process for the production of hydrogen by catalyzed hydrolysis of a complex hydride, and facility with semi continuous reactor for carrying out the method
Patent Number: 8,663,857

Inventors: Jimenez; Juan-Miguel (Abingdon, GB), Miller; Andrew (Upton, GB), Green; Jeremy (Waltham, MA), Gao; Huai (Arlington, MA), Henkel; Gregory (Carlsbad, CA), Liu; Michael (Oceanside, CA), Neuberger; Timothy (San Diego, CA)
Title: Aminopyrimidines useful as inhibitors of protein kinases
Patent Number: 8,664,219

Inventors: Jin; Ren-Hua (Tokyo, JP), Yuan; Jian-Jun (Sakura, JP)
Title: Composite nanofiber, composite nanofiber association, complex structure, and production method thereof
Patent Number: 7,670,509

Inventors: Jina; Arvind N. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Assay device, system and method
Patent Number: 7,670,853

Inventors: Joergensen; Lasse (Silkeborg, DK), Dam; Lars (Kolding, DK), Hansen; Jesper Bruhn (Ribe, DK)
Title: Room heating system
Patent Number: 7,669,775

Inventors: Joguet; Pascal (Bordeaux, FR), Largillier; Guillaume (Bordeaux, FR)
Title: Device and method for acquiring tactile information with sequential scanning
Patent Number: 8,665,232

Inventors: Johnson; Andress K. (High Point, NC), Minter; Stephen E. (Greensboro, NC)
Title: Premoistened cleaning disposable substrate for leather and method of preserving a leather surface by contacting said surface with said substrate
Patent Number: 8,664,173

Inventors: Johnson; Bryan (Beauvais, FR), Catrisse; Rene (Beauvais, FR)
Title: Scouring pad
Patent Number: 7,011,572

Inventors: Johnson; Dan (Portland, OR), Anderson; George (Portland, OR)
Title: Hydroponic plant container with highly oxygenated nutrient solution using continuous air injection and continuous coriolis effect mixing
Patent Number: 8,667,734

Inventors: Johnson; Jon (Sheffield, GB), Morley; Graham (South Yorkshire, GB)
Title: Resonance testing apparatus and articulation assembly
Patent Number: 8,667,843

Inventors: Johnston; Robert T. (Orlando, FL)
Title: Sensor apparatus for detecting and monitoring a crack propagating through a structure
Patent Number: 8,664,585

Inventors: Jones; Jack (Arlington, WA)
Title: Golf swing training device method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,670,233

Inventors: Joo; In One (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Sang Uk (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for processing navigation signal
Patent Number: 8,665,149

Inventors: Jourdin; Gilles (Combon, FR), Mesnil; Cedric (La Neuville du Bosc, FR)
Title: Cover member for mounting on a fastener ring for a dispenser, method of producing one such member and fluid product dispenser using one such member
Patent Number: 8,668,097

Inventors: Jung; Gueyoung (Rochester, NY), Van De Capelle; Jean-Pierre R M (Rochester, NY), Mukherjee; Tridib (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Method and system for handling load on a service component in a network
Patent Number: 8,667,141

Inventors: Juni; Noriyuki (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Optical waveguide device
Patent Number: 8,664,667

Inventors: Jyothi Prasad; Ramanadham (Andhra Pradesh, IN), Adibhatla Kali Satya; Bhujanga Rao (Andhra Pradesh, IN), Venkaiah Chowdary; Nannapaneni (Andhra Pradesh, IN)
Title: Process for the preparation of lapatinib and it's pharmaceutically acceptable salts
Patent Number: 8,664,389

Inventors: Kaatrasalo; Antti (Jyvaskyla, FI)
Title: Method for arranging voice feedback to a digital wireless terminal device and corresponding terminal device, server and software to implement the method
Patent Number: 7,672,850

Inventors: Kabasawa; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Magnetic resonance imaging apparatus and magnetic resonance image displaying method
Patent Number: 7,671,592

Inventors: Kadlec; Ron J. (Longmont, CO), Watt; Charles R. (Longmont, CO), Turner; Christopher J. (Niwot, CO)
Title: Close focus algorithm in a digital focus servo system
Patent Number: 7,672,199

Inventors: Kageyama; Yusuke (Isehara, JP), Kato; Kazuhito (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Apparatus for improving steering sensitivity of vehicle
Patent Number: 8,666,582

Inventors: Kahle; James Allan (Austin, TX)
Title: DMA prefetch
Patent Number: 7,010,626

Inventors: Kahlon; Satbir (Livermore, CA), Lowe; Jeffrey Chih-Hou (Cupertino, CA), Ma; Frank C. (Scotts Valley, CA), Mariserla; Sandeep (Danbury, CT), Sculac; Robert Anthony (Lake Oswego, OR)
Title: Processing and cleaning substrates
Patent Number: 8,663,397

Inventors: Kajita; Ryota (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Club head for iron golf club
Patent Number: 7,670,236

Inventors: Kajiura; Mikihiro (Inagi, JP), Yamada; Yoshihiko (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Valve control apparatus for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,667,936

Inventors: Kaltenbach; Johannes (Friedrichshafen, DE), Borntrager; Kai (Langenargen, DE)
Title: Method for operating a drive train
Patent Number: 8,663,064

Inventors: Kamara; Steven (Princeton, NJ), Yang; Michael (Princeton, NJ), Follette; David (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Foldable spider wheel for ascending and descending stairs
Patent Number: 7,669,862

Inventors: Kamatani; Tomohiko (Kawanishi, JP)
Title: Integrated circuit for controlling charging, charging device using the integrated circuit, and method for detecting connection of secondary battery
Patent Number: 7,671,564

Inventors: Kambara; Hideki (Hachiouji, JP), Mitsuhashi; Masato (Irvine, CA)
Title: Method of producing probe arrays for biological materials using fine particles
Patent Number: 7,670,992

Inventors: Kamijo; Koichi (Nagano-ken, JP), Takano; Hidehiro (Nagano-ken, JP), Ikuma; Ken (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Wire bar, method of manufacturing wire bar, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,672,619

Inventors: Kamiyama; Masamichi (Kawasaki, JP), Awaya; Tomoharu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Timing analysis method and apparatus, computer-readable program and computer-readable storage medium
Patent Number: 7,673,266

Inventors: Kanade; Udayan (Pune, IN), Apte; Pushkar (Rochester, NY), Rama Praveen; Ruby (Pune, IN), Ganu; Sanat (Pune, IN), Katariya; Sumeet (Pune, IN), Deshpande; Alok (Madison, WI), Khairnar; Parag (Bengaluru, IN)
Title: Apparatus for efficiently coupling light from a light source into a thin object
Patent Number: 8,662,727

Inventors: Kanai; Hideki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Photomask correcting method and manufacturing method of semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,670,755

Inventors: Kanai; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP), Nakamura; Nobuo (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Imaging device camera system and driving method of the same
Patent Number: 7,671,316

Inventors: Kanai; Naoki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Print system
Patent Number: 8,665,471

Inventors: Kaneko; Tsuyoshi (Shimosuwa, JP), Takeda; Takashi (Suwa, JP)
Title: Projector with super luminescent diode
Patent Number: 8,662,680

Inventors: Kanemitsu; Hiroyuki (Gotemba, JP)
Title: Driving support system, driving support apparatus and driving support method
Patent Number: 7,010,428

Inventors: Kang; Cho-Hee (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Cylindrical secondary battery including center pin having improved structure
Patent Number: 8,663,838

Inventors: Kang; Jeong-il (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Tae-sung (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Backlight unit and apparatus and method for controlling LED driving circuit
Patent Number: 8,664,874

Inventors: Kang; Kyung (Cheonan, KR)
Title: Backlight assembly, liquid crystal display having the same and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,670,019

Inventors: Kang; Sing Bing (Redmond, WA), Uyttendaele; Matthew T. (Seattle, WA), Winder; Simon (Seattle, WA), Szeliski; Richard (Redmond, WA)
Title: System and process for generating high dynamic range video
Patent Number: 7,010,174

Inventors: Kaplan; George R. (Rye Brook, NY), Shachrai; Avigdor (Netanya, IL), Anner; Oded (Kfar-Saba, IL), Gurvich; Leonid (Rishon Lezion, IL)
Title: Microinscribed gemstone
Patent Number: 7,010,938

Inventors: Karttunen; Lauri J (Redwood City, CA), Beesley; Kenneth R (Meylan, FR)
Title: Method and apparatus for constructing finite-state networks modeling non-concatenative processes
Patent Number: 7,010,476

Inventors: Kasuga; Yoshiko (Tokyo, JP), Ikenishi; Mikio (Tokyo, JP), Zou; Xuelu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical glass, precision press molding preform and optical element
Patent Number: 7,670,978

Inventors: Katafuchi; Tadashi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Device for evaluating degree of degradation of lubricating oil
Patent Number: 8,664,966

Inventors: Katagiri; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Tape buffer used to reduce tape backhitches during writing operations
Patent Number: 8,665,542

Inventors: Katano; Yasuo (Kanagawa, JP), Kurotori; Tsuneo (Tokyo, JP), Someya; Yukimichi (Saitama, JP), Kaneko; Fuminari (Tokyo, JP), Arizumi; Yuko (Kanagawa, JP), Takeuchi; Shigeo (Kanagawa, JP), Hirano; Shigenobu (Kanagawa, JP), Tomono; Hidenori (Kanagawa, JP), Yaginuma; Hidekazu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Fixing solution, fixing method, fixing device, image forming method and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,663,893

Inventors: Kato; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kawata; Wataru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Sheet processing unit and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,011,306

Inventors: Kato; Masao (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Tomoyuki (Tokyo, JP), Yamada; Akitoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image recording system, image data resource apparatus, image recording apparatus, image processing method, and program
Patent Number: 7,672,011

Inventors: Kato; Masaru (Saitama, JP), Senda; Kazutaka (Saitama, JP)
Title: Electroless gold plating solution
Patent Number: 7,011,697

Inventors: Kato; Masatomo (Ikoma, JP), Takai; Miwa (Ikoma, JP), Matsuyama; Takahiro (Ikoma, JP), Kurose; Tatsuji (Ikoma, JP), Hagiwara; Yumi (Ikoma, JP), Oki; Kenji (Ikoma, JP), Matsuda; Mamoru (Ikoma, JP), Mori; Toshiyuki (Ikoma, JP)
Title: Method for treating an inflammatory disease by administering a 1,2,3,4- tetrahydroquinoxaline compound containing a phenyl group having a sulfonic acid ester structure introduced therein as a substituent
Patent Number: 8,664,221

Inventors: Kato; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP), Yabuuchi; Kazuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Tochigi; Yusuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Gelling agent and production method thereof
Patent Number: 7,011,769

Inventors: Kato; Takashi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Bolt and thread rolling die and the manufacture of the bolt
Patent Number: 7,670,091

Inventors: Kato; Toshihisa (Handa, JP), Nagaya; Junya (Kariya, JP)
Title: Vehicle motion control device
Patent Number: 7,669,943

Inventors: Katoda; Takashi (Kochi-shi, JP)
Title: Photonic devices formed on substrates and their fabrication methods
Patent Number: 7,671,378

Inventors: Katoh; Kouichi (Numazu, JP)
Title: Bottom block, a block-transferring tool and a machine tool provided with the block-transferring tool
Patent Number: 8,663,077

Inventors: Katoh; Tomomi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus including recording head for ejecting liquid droplets
Patent Number: 8,668,314

Inventors: Katou; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for controlling cooling device, cooling device, and projection-type display device
Patent Number: 8,662,674

Inventors: Katzhendler; Jehoshua (Jerusalem, IL), Schlossman; Ada (Jerusalem, IL), Najajreh; Yousuf (Bethlehem, IL), Gibson; Dan (Jerusalem, IL)
Title: Positively-charged peptide nucleic acid analogs with improved properties
Patent Number: 7,671,036

Inventors: Kawaguchi; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP), Nomura; Sumihiro (Saitama, JP), Tsukimoto; Mikiko (Saitama, JP), Kume; Toshiyuki (Saitama, JP), Sircar; Ila (San Diego, CA)
Title: Inhibitors of .alpha..sub.4 mediated cell adhesion
Patent Number: 7,671,090

Inventors: Kawaji; Takuhiro (Atsugi, JP), Wakai; Yoshinori (Hadano, JP), Osano; Nakaba (Isehara, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus having SMP license information
Patent Number: 7,673,022

Inventors: Kawakami; Takashi (Ehime, JP)
Title: Finger motion assisting apparatus
Patent Number: 8,668,659

Inventors: Kawamoto; Yoshinobu (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Clutch control device and clutch control method
Patent Number: 8,666,624

Inventors: Kawamura; Teruo (Kanagawa, JP), Kishiyama; Yoshihisa (Kanagawa, JP), Higuchi; Kenichi (Saitama, JP), Sawahashi; Mamoru (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Closed-loop transmission power control method, base station apparatus and terminal
Patent Number: 8,665,926

Inventors: Kawano; Ryusuke (Atsugi, JP), Ochiai; Katsuyuki (Atsugi, JP), Shinagawa; Mitsuru (Atsugi, JP), Kado; Yuichi (Atsugi, JP), Harada; Takuji (Yokohama, JP), Okamoto; Hideyuki (Yokohama, JP), Matsumoto; Ryoichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Electric-field communication device
Patent Number: 8,666,312

Inventors: Kawasaki; Akihisa (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Scheme, system and equipment for inter-equipment authentication and key delivery
Patent Number: 7,010,688

Inventors: Kawasaki; Yuji (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Suzuki; Motoshi (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Wireless communications system, wireless microphone transmission apparatus, and wireless receiving apparatus
Patent Number: 7,010,328

Inventors: Kawashima; Yoshimi (Sodegaura, JP), Ohashi; Hiroshi (Sodegaura, JP)
Title: Reforming catalyst for hydrocarbon, method for producing hydrogen using such reforming catalyst, and fuel cell system
Patent Number: 7,670,987

Inventors: Kazakevich; Leonid (Plainview, NY), Cabrol; Patrick (Bay Shore, NY)
Title: Dynamic bias for RF power amplifiers
Patent Number: 7,010,282

Inventors: Kazantseva; Anna (Tallinn, EE), Kazantseva; Jekaterina (Tallinn, EE)
Title: Cancer related isoforms of components of transcription factor complexes as biomarkers and drug targets
Patent Number: 8,664,359

Inventors: Kear; Steven Scott (Albuquerque, NM), Jojola; Carl (Albuquerque, NM), Miller; Terence Patrick (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Bond pad for use with piezoelectric ceramic substrates
Patent Number: 7,671,519

Inventors: Kearns; James E. (Lincoln Park, NJ), Gaddam; Venkat (Bridgewater, NJ)
Title: Automatically generating a customer notification file status report
Patent Number: 8,666,948

Inventors: Kehley; Glenn L. (Endicott, NY), Reyner; Gregory (Apalachin, NY)
Title: Low maintenance flat mail line scan camera system
Patent Number: 7,672,479

Inventors: Keith; Scott Martin (Plano, TX), Choi-Feng; Chin (Carrollton, TX), Choudhury; Golam Mabud (Warren, NJ), Conorich; Theodore Alan (Lake Hiawatha, NJ)
Title: Telecommunications patching system with patching modules
Patent Number: 7,672,561

Inventors: Kelekar; Rajesh (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Stirring apparatus for combinatorial processing
Patent Number: 8,663,746

Inventors: Kelkar; Amol S. (Redmond, WA), Velzen; Danny van (Redmond, WA), Airapetyan; David (Kirkland, WA), Rivers-Moore; Jonathan E. (Bellevue, WA), Aggarwal; Ranjan (Redmond, WA)
Title: Data-driven actions for network forms
Patent Number: 7,673,228

Inventors: Keller; David (Cary, NC)
Title: Flat design composite drop fiber cable with mid-span access capability
Patent Number: 7,672,556

Inventors: Kemp; Thomas (Esslingen, DE)
Title: Method and device for information retrieval
Patent Number: 8,666,915

Inventors: Kendrick; Ronald M. (Toledo, OH)
Title: Examination assembly with improved access for the wheelchair bound patient
Patent Number: 7,670,003

Inventors: Kennedy; Lawrence C. (Bingham Farms, MI)
Title: Working fluid circuit for a turbocharged engine having exhaust gas recirculation
Patent Number: 7,011,080

Inventors: Kerpash, Sr.; Robert S. (Troy, MO)
Title: Low profile trailer hitch
Patent Number: 7,669,876

Inventors: Keyser; Thomas R. (Plymouth, MN)
Title: Silicon optical device
Patent Number: 7,672,558

Inventors: Kida; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP), Matsubara; Koki (Tokyo, JP), Kaneko; Shunsuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Sulfonamide compound and crystal thereof
Patent Number: 8,664,243

Inventors: Kidd; Julie A. (North Ogden, UT), Fuller; Michael E. (Ogden, UT)
Title: Multilayer backing materials for composite armor
Patent Number: 8,667,879

Inventors: Kido; Chiharu (Utsunomiya, JP), Maruyama; Hiroyuki (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Exposure apparatus, and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,671,964

Inventors: Kieffaber; Paul M. (Kansas City, MO)
Title: Athletic swinging training system, method, and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,668,602

Inventors: Kiest, Jr.; Larry W. (Ottawa, IL)
Title: Device and method for repairing pipe
Patent Number: 8,667,992

Inventors: Kight; Deven Faye (Tomball, TX)
Title: Adjustable, bi-directional, removable baby stroller handle
Patent Number: 7,011,335

Inventors: Kiilunen; Peter (Milford, MI)
Title: Bicycle seat assembly
Patent Number: 8,668,260

Inventors: Kikinis; Dan (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Electronic document answering machine
Patent Number: 8,666,044

Inventors: Kikumoto; Tadao (Sizuoka, JP)
Title: Method and system for waveform compression and expansion with time axis
Patent Number: 7,010,491

Inventors: Killian; Thomas (Westfield, NJ), Kormann; David (Morristown, NJ), Rice; Christopher (Parsippany, NJ), Schryer; Norm (New Providence, NJ)
Title: Apparatus for blocking malware originating inside and outside an operating system
Patent Number: 8,667,106

Inventors: Kim; Byung Hun (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Driver for inkjet head
Patent Number: 8,668,297

Inventors: Kim; Chul-min (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Method for reducing channel switching delay in digital broadcast receiver and digital broadcast receiver using the same
Patent Number: 7,671,927

Inventors: Kim; Chun Choo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Angle adjuster for bicycle seat
Patent Number: 8,668,262

Inventors: Kim; Do-Hyun (Yongin, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,665,395

Inventors: Kim; Dong Cheol (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Noh; Min Seok (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kwon; Yeong Hyeon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kwak; Jin Sam (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Moon; Sung Ho (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Han; Seung Hee (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Hyun Woo (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method of constructing a frame by multiplexing subframes having different CP length
Patent Number: 8,665,907

Inventors: Kim; Dong Hyung (Seoul, KR), Jeong; Se Yoon (Daejeon, KR), Choi; Jin Soo (Daejeon, KR), Cheong; Won Sik (Daejeon, KR), Moon; Kyung Ae (Daejeon, KR), Hong; Jin Woo (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for encoding and decoding video signal using motion compensation based on affine transformation
Patent Number: 8,665,958

Inventors: Kim; Dong-Young (Seoul, KR), Jo; Seong-Mu (Seoul, KR), Chin; Byung-Doo (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Ahn; Young-Rack (Seoul, KR)
Title: Metal oxide supercapacitor having metal oxide electrode coated onto titanium dioxide ultrafine fiber and method for preparing the same
Patent Number: 7,670,467

Inventors: Kim; Gang-Chul (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Yong-Jae (Daejeon, KR), Pyo; Yong-Dug (Daejeon, KR), Woo; Young-Min (Daejeon, KR), Kwon; Oh-Seuk (Daejeon, KR), Cho; Jong-Pyo (Seoul, KR), Jung; Hak-Geun (Daejeon, KR), Jeong; Nam-Jo (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Jong-Huy (Daejeon, KR), Bae; Choong-Sik (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Portable power pack, fuel/air supply for the portable power pack, uniflow scavenging micro-engine for the portable power pack and operation method thereof
Patent Number: 7,671,479

Inventors: Kim; Hak Seong (Anyang-si, KR), Seo; Han Byul (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Ki Jun (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus in which a relay station makes a hybrid automatic repeat request in a multi-carrier system
Patent Number: 8,665,775

Inventors: Kim; Hyun-Jo (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Nam; Kyung-Tae (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Baek; In-Gyu (Seoul-si, KR), Oh; Se-Chung (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Jang-Eun (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Jeong; Jun-Ho (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Resistive memory devices including selected reference memory cells
Patent Number: 7,672,155

Inventors: Kim; Hyung-Chan (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Ju-Hwan (Suwon-si, KR), Park; Jae-Woo (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: SIM/UIM card arrangement in portable wireless terminal
Patent Number: 7,672,691

Inventors: Kim; Jaewon (Seoul, KR), Chang; Jaewon (Seoul, KR), Lee; Dong-Uk (Seoul, KR), Sung; Wonjin (Seoul, KR), Kim; Byoung-Hoon (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Jo; Jun-Ho (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Method for receiving data in multi input multi output
Patent Number: 8,665,975

Inventors: Kim; Je Woo (Cupertino, CA), Park; Jong Hyeon (San Jose, CA), Chang; Tae Ryun (Santa Clara, CA), Park; Ju Won (San Ramon, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for hybrid MIMO schemes in OFDM/A systems
Patent Number: 8,666,004

Inventors: Kim; Jin Tae (Daejeon-Si, KR), Kim; Byeong Cheol (Daejeon-Si, KR), Jeong; Myung Yung (Daejeon-Si, KR)
Title: Optical coupling device and method for fabricating the same, and master used in fabricating optical coupling device and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,010,199

Inventors: Kim; Jun Beom (Changwon, KR), Kang; Dae Kil (Changwon, KR), Cheon; Sang Hyun (Changwon, KR), No; Sung Tae (Changwon, KR), Ji; Sun Kook (Changwon, KR)
Title: Illumination device for refrigerator and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 7,670,018

Inventors: Kim; Jun Ho (Taegu, KR)
Title: Cassette device for automatic medicine packaging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,669,733

Inventors: Kim; Moo-Sung (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Seung-Jae (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Flash memory device having single page buffer structure and related programming method
Patent Number: 7,673,220

Inventors: Kim; Moon-Young (Seoul, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal having a double rotation structure
Patent Number: 7,672,697

Inventors: Kim; Sang Hoon (Gyunggi-do, KR), Yoo; Je Gwang (Gyunggi-do, KR), Kim; Joon Sung (Gyunggi-do, KR), Jung; Jae Hyun (Gyunggi-do, KR), Cho; Han Seo (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Printed circuit board including optical waveguide and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,672,547

Inventors: Kim; Tae Jin (Icheon-si, KR)
Title: Navigation system using radio frequency identification system and method for displaying construction area road
Patent Number: 7,672,780

Inventors: King; Paul (Golden, CO), Ghirardi; Maria Lucia (Golden, CO), Seibert; Michael (Golden, CO)
Title: Oxygen-resistant hydrogenases and methods for designing and making same
Patent Number: 8,663,958

Inventors: King; William Ashley (Buckinghamshire, GB)
Title: Shaving product
Patent Number: 7,669,511

Inventors: Kisen; Ryoko (Tokyo, JP), Furuta; Osamu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Needle guide and ultrasonic biopsy probe
Patent Number: 7,670,294

Inventors: Kish; William (Wadsworth, OH)
Title: Control of bedbugs and so forth
Patent Number: 8,663,670

Inventors: Kishima; Koichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor apparatus and light detection method
Patent Number: 7,671,323

Inventors: Kitada; Hideki (Kawasaki, JP), Kimura; Takahiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device, method of manufacturing same, and apparatus for designing same
Patent Number: 7,670,925

Inventors: Kitagata; Kazuya (Kawasaki, JP), Kondou; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Izui; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and method for acquiring information for hung-up cause investigation
Patent Number: 8,667,335

Inventors: Kitamura; Tamotsu (Nagano, JP)
Title: Automatic trace determination apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,673,269

Inventors: Kitayama; Naoki (Moriguchi, JP), Moriizumi; Masaki (Moriguchi, JP), Hirose; Jun (Moriguchi, JP)
Title: Water treatment device
Patent Number: 7,011,750

Inventors: Kitazaki; Tsuyoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Matsuda; Jun (Kanagawa, JP), Miyashita; Naoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for evaluating a degree of a safety in traveling of a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,672,772

Inventors: Kitazawa; Atsunori (Nagano-ken, JP), Koga; Yoshiro (Nagano-ken, JP), Fujita; Toru (Nagano-ken, JP), Nakamura; Masahide (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and method using liquid development in which toner density is determined based on patch image density
Patent Number: 7,672,618

Inventors: Kitazawa; Keiichi (Tokyo, JP), Yasui; Hirofumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Accelerator controller
Patent Number: 7,010,408

Inventors: Kittleson; Jacob John (Saint Ansgar, IA), Chandrasekaran; Shankar (Bangalore, IN), Inamdar; Munish Vishwas (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Sensor assemblies and methods of assembling same
Patent Number: 8,667,856

Inventors: Kiyoi; Masahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Nagasuka; Hirofumi (Sagamihara, JP), Ichikawa; Masaya (Yokohama, JP), Otsuji; Akira (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for getting dump of a computer system
Patent Number: 7,010,725

Inventors: Klass; Katrin (Mannheim, DE), Becker; Heike (Mannheim, DE), Vogelsang; Regina (Ludwigshafen, DE), Hauk; Alexander (Ludwigshafen, DE), Siegert; Markus (Heidelberg, DE), Henkelmann; Jochem (Mannheim, DE)
Title: Method for the distillative separation of a mixture containing vinyl ether and alchol
Patent Number: 7,670,464

Inventors: Klein; Helmut (Ennigerloch, DE)
Title: Cooled calibrating device for a plastic extrusion facility
Patent Number: 7,011,509

Inventors: Klein; Stefan (Kahl am Main, DE), Mai; Yaohua (Utrecht, NL), Finger; Friedhelm (Juelich, DE), Carius; Reinhard (Juelich, DE)
Title: Method for producing a thin-film solar cell by use of microcrystalline silicon and a layer sequence
Patent Number: 8,664,522

Inventors: Klenk; Matthias (Loechgau, DE), Walker; Thomas (Kusterdingen, DE)
Title: Method and device for determining the rest time and/or for drift compensation in a combustion chamber pressure sensor
Patent Number: 7,669,456

Inventors: Kleyman; Gennady (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Port device including retractable endoscope cleaner
Patent Number: 8,668,642

Inventors: Kloke; Timothy M. (Chaska, MN), Hergenrother; Robert W. (Eden Prairie, MN), Lawin; Laurie R. (New Brighton, MN)
Title: Devices, articles, coatings, and methods for controlled active agent release or hemocompatibility
Patent Number: 8,663,673

Inventors: Klug; John R. (Denver, CO), Peterson; Thad D. (Marietta, GA)
Title: Media content notification via communications network
Patent Number: 8,666,808

Inventors: Knox; Michael E. (Manhasset, NY), Chen; Yanko (Avenel, NJ)
Title: Torque wrench
Patent Number: 7,011,001

Inventors: Koakutsu; Naohiko (Shiojiri, JP), Okamura; Yukihiro (Hotaka-machi, JP)
Title: Negotiable instrument processing apparatus and method for background removal
Patent Number: 7,010,155

Inventors: Kobayashi; Akio (Kyotanabe, JP)
Title: Imaging pickup device with half-shutter alert
Patent Number: 7,671,895

Inventors: Kobayashi; Masato (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Transmission device and method of controlling selection of received data
Patent Number: 8,667,077

Inventors: Kobayashi; Misayo (Hurakata, JP), Hasegawa; Yuya (Kyoto, JP), Iida; Susumu (Shinagawa-ku, JP)
Title: Charging control device
Patent Number: 8,664,916

Inventors: Kobayashi; Toshiaki (Tokyo, JP), Uchida; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Toyama; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Ikezawa; Katsuya (Tokyo, JP), Miura; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Akasaka; Yasukazu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Light modulating apparatus
Patent Number: 7,672,033

Inventors: Kobayashi; Yasuhiko (Anjo, JP), Inuzuka; Takeshi (Anjo, JP), Takami; Shigeki (Anjo, JP), Murase; Yoshitaka (Anjo, JP), Tajima; Yoichi (Anjo, JP), Kubo; Takayuki (Anjo, JP), Kido; Takahiro (Anjo, JP)
Title: Fluid pressure control device for lock-up mechanism
Patent Number: 7,011,603

Inventors: Kobinger; Gary (Winnipeg, CA), Feldmann; Heinz (Hamilton, MT), Tran; Kaylie (Winnipeg, CA)
Title: Optimized promoter sequence
Patent Number: 8,663,981

Inventors: Koch; Geoff D. (Perry, OK), Mitchell; Brad E. (Perry, OK), Rorabaugh; David A. (Perry, OK)
Title: System and method for assisting with automatically connecting pipe joints with a horizontal boring machine
Patent Number: 7,011,166

Inventors: Koch; Robert (Bad Sooden-Allendorf, DE)
Title: Fabric layer of a bellows
Patent Number: 7,669,615

Inventors: Kodosky; Jeffrey L. (Austin, TX), Andrade; Hugo (Austin, TX), Odom; Brian K. (Pflugerville, TX), Butler; Cary P. (Austin, TX)
Title: System and method for converting a graphical program including a structure node into a hardware implementation
Patent Number: 7,010,470

Inventors: Koh; Steve (South Pasadena, CA), Benser; Michael E. (Valencia, CA)
Title: Multi-variable feedback control of stimulation for inspiratory facilitation
Patent Number: 7,672,729

Inventors: Kokojima; Yoshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Morishita; Akira (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Multi-view image generating method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,666,147

Inventors: Kokusho; Yasuhiro (Kunitachi, JP), Tsuchiya; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for resource-allocation management
Patent Number: 8,667,137

Inventors: Kolar; Paul D. (St. Charles, MO)
Title: Compact expandable erogenic stimulation device for men
Patent Number: 8,663,087

Inventors: Komatsu; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Transmission power control method, base station, mobile station and mobile communication system
Patent Number: 7,010,320

Inventors: Komatsu; Yoshihide (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Transmission apparatus and transmission method
Patent Number: 8,665,872

Inventors: Komatsubara; Tamio (Kanagawa, JP), Yokoyama; Hirokazu (Kanagawa, JP), Shirako; Noboru (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Tube structure of multitubular heat exchanger
Patent Number: 7,011,150

Inventors: Komiya; Yasuhiro (Hino, JP), Ishii; Kensuke (Tokyo, JP), Ohyama; Nagaaki (Kawasaki, JP), Yamaguchi; Masahiro (Yokohama, JP), Obi; Takashi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Color reproducing device
Patent Number: 7,672,017

Inventors: Komiyama; Hiroshi (Nagano, JP), Kiuchi; Toyoo (Kawasaki, JP), Kondo; Eiki (Tokyo, JP), Kasahara; Toshihide (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Digital camera dock having a movable attachment surface
Patent Number: 8,665,335

Inventors: Komoto; Yoshio (Gunma, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for manufacturing a packaged device
Patent Number: 8,667,669

Inventors: Kondo; Satoshi (Okazaki, JP), Kondo; Takuhiro (Kani, JP), Shige; Yoshifumi (Kashiba, JP), Koyagi; Katsura (Kashihara, JP), Watanabe; Hajime (Kashihara, JP)
Title: Electromagnetic shock absorber for vehicle
Patent Number: 8,668,060

Inventors: Kondo; Tetsuji (Birmingham, AL)
Title: Rear suspension carrier device and method of use thereof
Patent Number: 7,669,905

Inventors: Kondo; Tetsujiro (Kanagawa, JP), Ghosal; Sugata (San Jose, CA), Fujimori; Yasuhiro (Cupertino, CA), Carrig; James J. (San Jose, CA), Takahashi; Yasuaki (Kanagawa, JP), Nagano; Takahiro (Saitama, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for error data recovery
Patent Number: 7,010,737

Inventors: Kono; Yasutaka (Yokohama, JP), Sakashita; Yukinori (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: System for data migration from a storage tier allocated to a virtual logical volume
Patent Number: 8,667,241

Inventors: Konrad; Matthias (Hofheim, DE), Jesberger; Martin (Mainz, DE), Kuhmann; Bodo (Runkel, DE)
Title: Biaxially oriented polyester film which comprises silicon dioxide and titanium dioxide
Patent Number: 7,670,667

Inventors: Konrad; Michael (Kempten, DE), Schmidt; Dieter (Nesselwang, DE)
Title: Field device with display
Patent Number: 7,010,366

Inventors: Koo; Hyung-Il (Seoul, KR), Kim; Taesu (Seoul, KR), Kim; Ki-Hyun (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Te-Won (Seoul, KR)
Title: Blurred image detection for text recognition
Patent Number: 8,665,338

Inventors: Koop; Brendan E. (Chanhassen, MN), Zarembo; Paul E. (Vadnais Heights, MN)
Title: Two-part implantable cardiac lead
Patent Number: 7,672,735

Inventors: Kopel; Zev (Quebec, CA), Briere; Luc (Quebec, CA), Duphily; Caroline (Quebec, CA)
Title: Steam humidifier and method
Patent Number: 7,011,300

Inventors: Kosuge; Shoji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Clock handoff circuit and clock handoff method
Patent Number: 8,665,660

Inventors: Kosuna; Ken-ichi (Hokkaido, JP)
Title: Composition for the treatment of symptoms and conditions associated with aging
Patent Number: 7,011,856

Inventors: Kotler; Matthew J. (Kirkland, WA), Gounares; Alexander G. (Kirkland, WA), Fisher; Oliver G. (Redmond, WA), Wolf; Richard J. (Seattle, WA), Anantharaman; Vinod (Issaquah, WA), Morgan; Matthew D. (Seattle, WA), Franklin; Christopher Matthew (Bellevue, WA)
Title: User interface for integrated spreadsheets and word processing tables
Patent Number: 7,673,227

Inventors: Koutonen; Pauli (Jokela, FI), Fohr; Heikki (Jarvenpaa, FI), Jarvensivu; Markku (Valkeakoski, FI)
Title: Method and device for winding a paper or board web
Patent Number: 7,011,267

Inventors: Koutonen; Pauli (Jokela, FI), Paanasalo; Jari (Jarvenpaa, FI)
Title: Method for positioning the slitters of a slitter-winder in a paper or board machine
Patent Number: 7,011,005

Inventors: Koya; Keizo (Chestnut Hill, MA), Sun; Lijun (Harvard, MA), Chen; Shoujun (Bedford, MA), Tatsuta; Noriaki (Lexington, MA), Wu; Yaming (Lexington, MA), Ono; Mitsunori (Lexington, MA)
Title: Paclitaxel enhancer compounds
Patent Number: 7,671,092

Inventors: Koyama; Saburo (Ichihara, JP), Takagi; Fumiaki (Ichihara, JP), Fuchigami; Toshio (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method of reducing/regenerating oil or preventing oxidization/degeneration thereof
Patent Number: 7,670,474

Inventors: Krause; Klaus-Dieter (Onex, CH), Hafeli; Hans (Dottingen, CH), Gerber; Michael (Zurich, CH)
Title: Ammunition feed system with an automatic clutch
Patent Number: 7,669,512

Inventors: Krishna; Kalaga Murali (Bangalore, IN), Ruud; James Anthony (Delmar, NY), Karavoor; Geetha (Kasaragod District, IN), Ramadurai; Balachandar (Bangalore, IN), Manoharan; Mohan (Niskayuna, NY)
Title: Core-shell ceramic particulate and method of making
Patent Number: 7,670,679

Inventors: Krobot; Borivoj (La Porte, IN), Yoder; Leonard D. (Elkhart, IN)
Title: Hydraulic cab tilt actuator with lost motion
Patent Number: 8,668,038

Inventors: Kroll; Mark W. (Simi Valley, CA), Helland; John R. (Saugus, CA)
Title: Single lead system for high voltage CHF device
Patent Number: 7,010,358

Inventors: Kronenberger; Ronald (Riverwoods, IL)
Title: Adornment defined using frayed material
Patent Number: 8,667,616

Inventors: Ku; Bernard (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for completing a circuit switched service call in an internet protocol network
Patent Number: 8,667,150

Inventors: Kubo; Ryoji (Chiba, JP)
Title: Image sensing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,671,896

Inventors: Kubota; Yasuhiro (Matsue, JP), Itoh; Hirokazu (Higashiizumo, JP)
Title: Impeller for supercharger and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,669,637

Inventors: Kuchibhotla; Sivarama K. (Croton on Hudson, NY), Jain; Kanti (Hawthorne, NY), Klosner; Marc A. (White Plains, NY)
Title: Illumination compensator for curved surface lithography
Patent Number: 7,670,727

Inventors: Kudo; Michiharu (Kamakura, JP), Murata; Makato (Kawasaki, JP), Tozawa; Akihiko (Minato-Ku, JP), Hada; Satoshi (Setagaya-Ku, JP)
Title: Information processor, database search system and access rights analysis method thereof
Patent Number: 7,672,946

Inventors: Kumagai; Atsushi (Daito, JP)
Title: Transmitting apparatus for transmitting data and transceiving system for transmitting and receiving data
Patent Number: 8,667,178

Inventors: Kumagai; Koushi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Spot weld fracture analysis method, program therefor, and analysis apparatus thereof
Patent Number: 7,672,819

Inventors: Kumar; Devendra (Rochester Hills, MI), Tasch; Dominique (Mietingen, DE), Peelamedu; Ramesh (Rochester Hills, MI), Kumar; Satyendra (Troy, MI), Brosky; David (Macomb, MI), Gregersen; Michael (Warren, MI)
Title: Microwave combustion system for internal combustion engines
Patent Number: 7,671,309

Inventors: Kumar; Rakesh (Framingham, MA)
Title: System and method for performing non-linear constrained optimization with a genetic algorithm
Patent Number: 7,672,910

Inventors: Kunert; Christian (Mainz, DE), Kolberg; Uwe (Mainz-Kastel, DE), Kiefer; Werner (Mainz, DE), Romer; Hildegard (Karben, DE), Ohmstede; Volker (Mainz, DE)
Title: Coating of cooled devices
Patent Number: 7,010,941

Inventors: Kuo; Heng-Chen (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Multi-channel communication circuit
Patent Number: 7,673,085

Inventors: Kurata; Kazushi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Data processing device that controls an overriding of a subsequent instruction in accordance with a conditional execution status updated by a sequencer
Patent Number: 7,010,670

Inventors: Kurata; Noboru (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a magnetic recording medium
Patent Number: 8,663,486

Inventors: Kurata; Tomoyuki (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Positioning system, positioning device, communication base station, control method, and recording medium storing program
Patent Number: 7,671,790

Inventors: Kuriyama; Toshihiro (Shiga, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging device, signal charge detection device, and camera
Patent Number: 7,671,386

Inventors: Kurosawa; Masahiro (Yokohama, JP), Noda; Yusuke (Ninomiya, JP), Suzuki; Tomomi (Yamato, JP)
Title: System and method for load balancing based on service level objectives and information on the contents of start and finish processes of business services
Patent Number: 7,672,863

Inventors: Kurtz; Anthony D. (Saddle River, NJ), Martin; Richard J. (Ridgewood, NJ)
Title: Combined temperature and pressure transducer incorporating connector keyway alignment and an alignment method
Patent Number: 7,669,479

Inventors: Kushnick; Eric Barr (Santa Clara, CA), Inaba; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Miura; Toshiyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Synchronization of modules for analog and mixed signal testing in an open architecture test system
Patent Number: 7,672,805

Inventors: Kusunoki; Naoki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Imaging system for automatic resolution adjustment
Patent Number: 7,010,176

Inventors: Kusunoki; Ryutaro (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Takanose; Tomoka (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Ink jet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,669,987

Inventors: Kyoto; Tomoaki (Osaka, JP), Takemi; Kazutoshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image projector lamp door with screw tuning component
Patent Number: 7,011,417

Inventors: L'Heureux; Israel (Monaco, MC), Alleman; Mark D. (Portland, OR)
Title: Server-side HTTP translator
Patent Number: 8,667,183

Inventors: Laayoun; Ali (Colombe, FR), Bernal Mendez; Eloy (Saint Quentin Fallavier, FR)
Title: Detection probe
Patent Number: 8,663,923

Inventors: LaBerge; Paul A. (Shoreview, MN)
Title: Memory devices with buffered command address bus
Patent Number: 7,673,094

Inventors: Lai; Chih-Chen (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Semiconductor package having reliable electrical connection and assembling method
Patent Number: 8,664,758

Inventors: Lai; Jimmy Kwok Lap (Vancouver, CA), Kawamoto; Tetsuo (Nagano-ken, JP), Low; Yun Shon (Richmond, CA)
Title: Controlling display updates for electro-optic displays
Patent Number: 8,665,280

Inventors: Lai; Siaw Kang (Penang, MY)
Title: Providing a fine-grained arbitration system
Patent Number: 8,667,197

Inventors: Lai; Yaw-Huey (Taipei, TW)
Title: Damage-free card connector
Patent Number: 7,011,549

Inventors: Lammerant; Filip (Thulin, BE)
Title: Storage case for receiving data disks
Patent Number: 7,669,712

Inventors: Lamstein; Aaron (San Rafael, CA)
Title: Pet activity system
Patent Number: 7,669,551

Inventors: Lan; Rong-Qin (Guang-Dong, CN), Xu; Li-Jun (Guang-Dong, CN), Lin; Ming-Han (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Electrical connector
Patent Number: 8,668,524

Inventors: Lane; Scott (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: Apparatus and methods of forming a gas cluster ion beam using a low-pressure source
Patent Number: 7,670,964

Inventors: Lang; Daniel (Wolverine Lake, MI)
Title: Air intake and a method for installing an air intake
Patent Number: 7,011,065

Inventors: Lang; Thomas (Wolfsburg, DE), Larink; Joerg (Haren/Ems, DE)
Title: Method for the lambda and torque control of an internal combustion engine and program algorithm
Patent Number: 7,669,579

Inventors: Lankhorst; Martijn H. R. (Eindhoven, NL), Oepts; Wouter (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Multi-colored LED backlight with color-compensated clusters near edge
Patent Number: 7,671,832

Inventors: Lapointe; Stephen L (Vero Beach, FL), Khrimian; Ashot (Rockville, MD), Dickens; Joseph C (Elicott City, MD), Teal; Peter Edmund Alan (Gainesville, FL), Kaplan; Fatma (Gainesville, FL)
Title: Identification and synthesis of a male-produced pheromone for the neotropical root weevil Diaperpes abbreviatus (coleoptera: curculionidae)
Patent Number: 8,663,621

Inventors: Large; William Thomas (Mineola, NY)
Title: Biomechanically low load multi-angle multi-dexterity computer mouse
Patent Number: 7,671,838

Inventors: Larsson; Per (Vastersas, SE), Backman; Magnus (Vasteras, SE), Jonsson; Lars (Vasteras, SE)
Title: Method and device for prediction of a zero-crossing alternating current
Patent Number: 7,010,436

Inventors: Lau; Chung-Hong (Tainan, TW), Lai; Chen-Hsin (Tainan, TW), Tsao; Chih-Hsing (Tainan, TW), Wang; Tsang-Tien (Tainan, TW), Werng; Tzyy-Bin (Tainan, TW)
Title: Method and apparatus for preparing aluminum nitride
Patent Number: 7,011,804

Inventors: Lau; Ken M. (Pacifica, CA)
Title: Compact, steerable, multidirectional photographic light diffuser and reflector
Patent Number: 7,670,032

Inventors: Lau; King Wai Thomas (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Servo field preamble detector and methods for use therewith
Patent Number: 7,672,071

Inventors: Lau; Pui Fun (Vail, AZ), Montgomery; David (Costa Mesa, CA), Nielsen; Karl A. (Tucson, AZ), Stelmach; Richard B. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Spatial extent migration for tiered storage architecture
Patent Number: 8,667,245

Inventors: Laube; Kim (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Title: Disposable cutting head for clippers
Patent Number: 7,010,859

Inventors: Laugero; Kevin D. (Davis, CA), Hanley; Michael R. (San Diego, CA), Mack; Christine M. (San Diego, CA), Parkes; David G. (Del Mar, CA), Young; Andrew A. (Rancho Sante Fe, CA)
Title: Amylin agonist for treating depression, anxiety disorder and schizophrenia
Patent Number: 7,671,023

Inventors: Lavagno; Luciano (Berkeley, CA), Kondratyev; Alex (Campbell, CA), Watanabe; Yosinori (El Cerrito, CA)
Title: System and method for synthesis reuse
Patent Number: 7,673,259

Inventors: LaVon; Gary Dean (Liberty Township, OH), Beck; Theodora (Colerain Township, OH), Young; Gerald Alfred (Miller Township, Dearborn County, IN), Hardie; Stephen Lebeuf (Symmes Township, OH), Henrich; Thomas (Montgomery, OH), Milbrada; Edward John (West Chester, OH)
Title: Disposable absorbent articles with replaceable absorbent core components having regions of permeability and impermeability on same surface
Patent Number: 7,670,324

Inventors: Lawal; Adeniyi (Livingston, NJ), Qian; Dongying (Millburn, NJ)
Title: Scalable microreactors and methods for using same
Patent Number: 7,670,567

Inventors: Lawrence; Stephen R. (Mountain View, CA), Wang; Niniane (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for determining an article association measure
Patent Number: 8,667,013

Inventors: Lax; Michael R. (Westbury, NY), Libohova; Agjah I. (East Setauket, NY), van Koot; Frederik (Halesite, NY)
Title: Anti-theft security device and perimeter detection system
Patent Number: 7,671,741

Inventors: Le Goff; Alexis (Versailles, FR), Blanpain; Roland (Entre-deux-Guiers, FR)
Title: Measuring vibration in a rotating element
Patent Number: 8,664,948

Inventors: Le; Hien Minh Huu (San Jose, CA), Chua; Thai Cheng (Cupertino, CA), Ding; Guowen (San Jose, CA), Nguyen; Minh Anh (San Jose, CA), Wang; Yu (San Jose, CA), Zhang; Guizhen (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Electrochromic device with improved transparent conductor and method for forming the same
Patent Number: 8,665,511

Inventors: LeChevalier; Robert E. (Golden, CO)
Title: Electron beam RF amplifier and emitter
Patent Number: 7,671,687

Inventors: Lechner; Stefan (Leonding, AT), Lekic-Ninic; Marinko (Etmissl, AT)
Title: Coating for machine parts used in the production of pig iron or steel
Patent Number: 8,663,379

Inventors: Leclear; Douglas David (Benton Harbor, MI), Wilcox; Michele E. (Stevensville, MI), Vonderhaar; John J. (Saint Joseph, MI), Allard; Paul B. (Stevensville, MI), Hanson; Kelly M. (Euclid, OH), Tenbarge; Andrew Michael (Saint Joseph, MI), Querfurth; Karen J. (Coloma, MI)
Title: Refrigerator door vacuum preservation system
Patent Number: 7,669,434

Inventors: Lederer; Charlos Penn (Madison, NC), LuRose; Thomas William (Greensboro, NC)
Title: Solar-powered jar lid
Patent Number: 8,662,696

Inventors: Lee; Byeong-Hoon (Seoul, KR), Kim; Sun-Kwon (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Flash memory device and program method thereof
Patent Number: 7,672,170

Inventors: Lee; Byung-Cheol (Daejeon, KR), Lim; Young-Kyung (Daejeon, KR), Han; Young-Hwan (Daejeon, KR), Jung; Young-Uk (Daejeon, KR), Park; Seong-Hee (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Cheol-Jin (Seoul, KR), Lee; Tae-Jae (Choongchunbook-do, KR)
Title: Large-area shower electron beam irradiator with field emitters as an electron source
Patent Number: 7,671,522

Inventors: Lee; Donghan (Daejeon, KR), Kang; Sang Gee (Daejeon, KR), Cho; Kwang-Soo (Daejeon, KR), Park; Man Sik (Daejeon, KR), Park; Chan-Won (Daejeon, KR), Quan; Cheng-Hao (Daejeon, KR), Bae; Ji-Hoon (Daejeon, KR), Choi; Gil Young (Daejeon, KR), Chae; Jong-Suk (Daejeon, KR)
Title: RFID reader and method for suppressing transmission leakage signal thereof
Patent Number: 8,666,323

Inventors: Lee; Doo-youl (Seoul, KR), Yeo; Gi-sung (Seoul, KR), Cho; Han-ku (Seongnam-si, KR), Lee; Jung-hyeon (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Method of forming a fine pattern of a semiconductor device using a resist reflow measurement key
Patent Number: 7,670,761

Inventors: Lee; Ha-yong (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Gas range usable as electric range
Patent Number: 8,666,233

Inventors: Lee; Ho-seop (Seoul, KR), Min; Jong-sul (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Image signal processor and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,665,944

Inventors: Lee; Hwan Woo (Gumi-si, KR), Park; Gap Sik (Daegu, KR)
Title: Method for driving an AC type plasma display panel
Patent Number: 8,665,181

Inventors: Lee; Jean L. (San Jose, CA)
Title: On-demand generation of electricity from stored wind energy
Patent Number: 8,664,793

Inventors: Lee; Jin Hyuk (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Si Moo (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Jae Wook (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: High strain-point glass composition for substrate
Patent Number: 7,670,976

Inventors: Lee; Jong Jin (Kyungki-do, KR), Nam; Chang Kap (Kyungki-do, KR), Mang; Ryo Young (Kyungki-do, KR)
Title: Radio frequency modulator
Patent Number: 7,671,926

Inventors: Lee; Jong-jin (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of inter-layer search in a disk drive
Patent Number: 7,672,200

Inventors: Lee; Juhun (Gwangmyeong-si, KR), Kong; Jinkook (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Youngnam (Hwaseong-si, KR), Park; Bumyong (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Direct injection injector for engine
Patent Number: 8,668,156

Inventors: Lee; Kang-Bok (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Shin; Jong-Cheol (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Transistor having coupling-preventing electrode layer, fabricating method thereof, and image sensor having the same
Patent Number: 7,671,419

Inventors: Lee; Kuei-Hung (Taichung, TW)
Title: End effector with tapered fingertips
Patent Number: 7,011,484

Inventors: Lee; Kwang-Hyun (Seongnam-Si, KR)
Title: Offset correction during correlated double sampling in CMOS image sensor
Patent Number: 7,671,908

Inventors: Lee; Ming-Hsien (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Tsan-Hui (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Aligned clock forwarding scheme
Patent Number: 7,010,072

Inventors: Lee; Sang Yup (Daejeon, KR), Jung; Hee Tae (Daejeon, KR), Jung; Dae Hwan (Daejeon, KR), Ko; Young Koan (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Do Hyun (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Seok Jae (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Byung Hun (Seoul, KR), Lee; Jae Shin (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Conductive carbon nanotubes dotted with metal and method for fabricating a biosensor using the same
Patent Number: 7,670,831

Inventors: Lee; Sang-Yoen (Kyungki-do, KR), Ham; Hee-Hyuk (Seoul, KR), Kim; Ki-Moon (Inchon, KR), Noh; Young-Tae (Seoul, KR), Park; Jae-Young (Sungnam-shi, KR)
Title: Method of managing trunk and querying and ascertaining ring-back sound to provide ring-back sound in subscriber-based ring-back sound service
Patent Number: 7,010,112

Inventors: Lee; Tae Geun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Motorbike
Patent Number: 7,669,681

Inventors: Lee; Tsung-Chi (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Tube
Patent Number: 8,665,597

Inventors: Lee; Whonchee (Boise, ID)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for electrochemical-mechanical polishing
Patent Number: 7,670,466

Inventors: Lee; Won-Chul (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Integrated circuit fuse structures including spatter shields within opening of an insulating layer and spaced apart from a sidewall of the opening
Patent Number: 7,671,443

Inventors: Lee; Yong (Pasadena, CA), Ahire; Sachin (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Internet conference call bridge management system
Patent Number: 7,010,107

Inventors: Leedom; Marvin A. (Princeton, NJ), Aceti; John G. (Cranbury, NJ), Sjursen; Walter P. (Washington Crossing, PA), Mahoney; Derek D. (Manalapan, NJ), Margicin; John M. (Levittown, PA), Tardugno; Michael H. (Lawrenceville, NJ), Demers; Robert R. (Cranbury, NJ), Oltman; John E. (Mt. Horeb, WI), Maxwell; Robert C. (Princeton, NJ), Fritz; Frederick J. (Skillman, NJ)
Title: Hearing aid
Patent Number: 7,010,137

Inventors: Lefvebvre Du Grosriez; Carol (Oberhergheim, FR), Neveu; Jean-Louis (Colmar, FR)
Title: Absorbent paper product such as napkin or handkerchief, methods for manufacturing such a product, and apparatus implementing such methods
Patent Number: 7,670,669

Inventors: Lem; Jonathan (Elk Grove, CA)
Title: Loan management system and method
Patent Number: 8,666,881

Inventors: Lemke; Donald V. (Naperville, IL), Torban; Yefim (Cheshire, CT)
Title: Dual connector for an antenna element
Patent Number: 7,670,176

Inventors: Lemp, III; Michael (Irvine, CA), Hatalski; Michael (Irvine, CA)
Title: Viewing and display apparatus position determination algorithms
Patent Number: 7,010,862

Inventors: Leone; Pasquale (Toronto, CA), Chow; Wing-Chi (Toronto, CA), Gill; Aharon (Haifa, IL)
Title: Chroma upsampling method and apparatus therefor
Patent Number: 7,671,922

Inventors: Leppert; Mark F. (Salt Lake City, UT), Singh; Nanda A. (Heber City, UT)
Title: Mutant sodium channel Na.sub.v1.7 nucleic acid methods
Patent Number: 7,670,771

Inventors: Lesley; Paul M. (Blue Island, IL), Glenn; Robert (Chicago, IL)
Title: Gaming machine chair and wagering game systems and machines with a gaming chair
Patent Number: 8,663,019

Inventors: Leu; Chales (Fremont, CA), Chen; Ga-Lane (Gremont, CA)
Title: Planar surface illuminator
Patent Number: 7,011,440

Inventors: Leung; Yuen Yu (Redmond, WA), Peinado; Marcus (Bellevue, WA), Strom; Clifford P. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Binding digital content to a portable storage device or the like in a digital rights management (DRM) system
Patent Number: 7,010,808

Inventors: Leventhal; James M. (Newton, MA)
Title: Fluid dispensing device
Patent Number: 7,011,468

Inventors: Levin; Alexander (Beit-Shemesh, IL)
Title: Methods and systems of managing resources allocated to guest virtual machines
Patent Number: 8,667,496

Inventors: Levy; Paul S. (Chandler, AZ), Mauritz; Karl H. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Multiphase encoded protocol and synchronization of buses
Patent Number: 7,673,073

Inventors: Levy; Ronen (Tel Aviv, IL), Ruschin; Shlomo (Tel Aviv, IL)
Title: Enhanced sensitivity interferometric sensors
Patent Number: 8,665,447

Inventors: Lewartowski; Arnon (Ramat Gan, IL), Levi; Yaakov (Kefar Yona, IL), Condrea; Rom (Even Yehuda, IL)
Title: Printing system
Patent Number: 8,668,307

Inventors: Lewis; David M. (Toronto, CA), Leventis; Paul (Toronto, CA), Lee; Andy L. (San Jose, CA), Kim; Henry (San Jose, CA), Pedersen; Bruce (San Jose, CA), Wysocki; Chris (Toronto, CA), Lane; Christopher F. (San Jose, CA), Marquardt; Alexander (Toronto, CA), Santurkar; Vikram (San Jose, CA), Betz; Vaughn (Toronto, CA)
Title: Versatile logic element and logic array block
Patent Number: 7,671,626

Inventors: Lewis; Edward L. (Maplewood, NJ), Nuzzo; Roy M. (Westfield, NJ)
Title: Connector for attaching an alignment rod to a bone structure
Patent Number: 7,011,659

Inventors: Lewis; Marshall J. (Lilburn, GA)
Title: Systems and methods for resetting vehicle emission system error indicators
Patent Number: 7,010,416

Inventors: Li; Bei (Fremont, CA), Barstow; Sean (San Jose, CA), Duong; Anh (Fremont, CA), Hong; Zhendong (San Jose, CA), Lacey; Ashley (Dublin, CA)
Title: High productivity combinatorial workflow for photoresist strip applications
Patent Number: 8,664,014

Inventors: Li; Bin (Ronkonkoma, NY), Yang; Rui (Greenlawn, NY), Reznik; Alexander (Titusville, NJ), Zeira; Ariela (Huntington, NY)
Title: High performance wireless receiver with cluster multipath interference suppression circuit
Patent Number: 7,010,070

Inventors: Li; Gordon Yong (San Diego, CA), Chen; Xuemin (Rancho Santa Fe, CA), Kirchoff, Jr.; Arlen (Suwanee, GA)
Title: Using distributed local QOS optimization to achieve global QOS optimization for video conferencing services
Patent Number: 8,665,313

Inventors: Li; Guangzhi (Kearny, NJ), Wang; Dongmei (Kearny, NJ)
Title: System and method for restoration in a multimedia IP network
Patent Number: 8,665,698

Inventors: Li; Guoqing (Cixi, CN), Lin; Yueming (Cixi, CN)
Title: Fast terminal box
Patent Number: 7,672,116

Inventors: Li; Jiang (Beijing, CN), Xu; Yihua (Beijing, CN), Lou; Jianguang (Beijing, CN), Cai; Hua (Zhejiang Province, CN), Li; Shipeng (Redmond, WA), Wang; Jian (Beijing, CN), Shum; Heung-Yeung (Beijing, CN)
Title: System and method for interactive multi-view video
Patent Number: 7,671,893

Inventors: Lian; Chenghui (Beijing, CN), Dong; Fang (Beijing, CN)
Title: System and method for buffering real-time streaming content in a peer-to-peer overlay network
Patent Number: 7,672,235

Inventors: Liang; Eric (Jungli, TW), Huang; Mu-Jen (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method of wide wire identification
Patent Number: 7,010,770

Inventors: Liang; George (Palm City, FL)
Title: Closed loop turbine cooling fluid reuse system for a turbine engine
Patent Number: 7,669,425

Inventors: Liang; George (Palm City, FL)
Title: Turbine engine cooling fluid feed system
Patent Number: 8,668,437

Inventors: Liang; George (Palm City, FL)
Title: Air seal unit adapted to be positioned adjacent blade structure in a gas turbine
Patent Number: 7,670,108

Inventors: Liang; Haifan (Fremont, CA)
Title: Absorber layer for a thin film photovoltaic device with a double-graded band gap
Patent Number: 8,664,033

Inventors: Liao; Chih Hung (Ta Li City, Taichung, TW)
Title: Jointer/planer with internal sawdust collection system
Patent Number: 7,669,622

Inventors: Lie; James H. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for generating superset pinout for devices with high-speed transceiver channels
Patent Number: 7,010,772

Inventors: Lieberman; Klony (Jerusalem, IL)
Title: System and method for projection
Patent Number: 7,670,006

Inventors: Lien; Chin-Hsiung (El Monte, CA)
Title: Binder unit
Patent Number: 7,670,075

Inventors: Lim; Chang Hyun (Seoul, KR), Lee; Young Ki (Gyunggi-do, KR), Kim; Kwang Soo (Gyunggi-do, KR), Choi; Seog Moon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Power module package and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,664,755

Inventors: Lim; Chee-kheng (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Eun-sik (Seoul, KR), Kim; Yong-su (Seoul, KR)
Title: Perpendicular magnetic recording head
Patent Number: 7,672,081

Inventors: Lim; Hyung-Jun (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Sung-Cheol (Seoul, KR), Park; Jae-Hong (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lim; Kyoung-Mook (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Byeon; Heo-Jin (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Jae-Hong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Circuits, methods, and computer program products for reducing cross-color artifacts in video data
Patent Number: 7,671,925

Inventors: Lim; Shoa Siong (Singapore, SG), Lim; Kian Hock (Singapore, SG)
Title: Semiconductor substrate, package and device
Patent Number: 8,664,750

Inventors: Lin; Chang Hui (Changhu, TW)
Title: Shifter
Patent Number: 8,667,861

Inventors: Lin; Che-Ching (Chiayi, TW), Liu; Chen-Tai (Yun-Lin Hsien, TW), Ishii; Hideyuki (Portland, OR), Cheng; Chia-Chyi (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Kit and method for customization of golf balls
Patent Number: 8,663,512

Inventors: Lin; Che-Wen (Junghe, Taipei 235, TW)
Title: Positioning structure for the male reproductive organ
Patent Number: 7,669,253

Inventors: Lin; Chi-Cheng (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Peripheral input device
Patent Number: 8,665,589

Inventors: Lin; Chia Huang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method and apparatus for implementing hot key functions
Patent Number: 7,010,627

Inventors: Lin; Chia-Chang (Taipei, TW), Lin; Chih-Hsun (Taipei, TW)
Title: Motor driving system
Patent Number: 7,671,554

Inventors: Lin; Chih-Chiang (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Card connector having a cover with an elastic slice engaging a blocking face of a blocking block
Patent Number: 8,662,907

Inventors: Lin; Guo-Yau (Fairport, NY), McElvain; Jon (Manhattan Beach, CA)
Title: Opposing edge trapping
Patent Number: 7,672,515

Inventors: Lin; Hsin-Chiang (Hsinchu, TW), Tseng; Wen-Liang (Hsinchu, TW), Chang; Chieh-Ling (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Manufacturing method for LED package
Patent Number: 8,664,018

Inventors: Lin; Kuo-Len (New Taipei, TW), Lin; Chen-Hsiang (New Taipei, TW), Hsu; Ken (New Taipei, TW), Cheng; Chih-Hung (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Heat-dissipating fin capable of increasing heat-dissipating area
Patent Number: 8,667,685

Inventors: Lin; Ming-Shuan (Taichung Hsien, TW)
Title: Connecting device for connecting a main tool and an auxiliary tool of a combination tool
Patent Number: 7,010,822

Inventors: Lin; Wen-Hwa (Taichung Hsien, TW)
Title: Bicycle pedal
Patent Number: 7,669,504

Inventors: Lin; Yi-Chung (Keelung, TW)
Title: Method of phrase verification with probabilistic confidence tagging
Patent Number: 7,010,484

Inventors: Lindberg; Bjorn (Se-Soderala, SE)
Title: Energy generating system
Patent Number: 7,011,501

Inventors: Lindert; Nick (Beaverton, OR), Taylor; Mitchell C. (Lake Oswego, OR)
Title: Plasma implantated impurities in junction region recesses
Patent Number: 7,671,358

Inventors: Lipinska-Kalita; Kristina E. (Las Vegas, NV), Hemmers; Oliver Andreas (Henderson, NV)
Title: Hollow glass microsphere candidates for reversible hydrogen storage, particularly for vehicular applications
Patent Number: 8,663,429

Inventors: Lipsey; Jonathan Edmund (McLean, VA), Rizik; Alexander Morgan (Washington, DC)
Title: Vision enhancement devices for nighttime driving and methods of using same
Patent Number: 8,662,669

Inventors: Lipton; Lenny (Greenbrae, CA), Akka; Robert (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Autostereoscopic pixel arrangement techniques
Patent Number: 7,671,889

Inventors: Liu; Chun-Liang (Banciao, TW), Liu; Jen-Chieh (Danshuei Township, Taipei County, TW)
Title: Follower roller mounting mechanism for paper feeding apparatus
Patent Number: 7,669,849

Inventors: Liu; Han-Chih (Tainan, TW)
Title: Digital audio signal player having a simulated analogue record
Patent Number: 7,010,371

Inventors: Liu; Jun (Shenzhen, CN), Chen; Yong-Dong (Shenzhen, CN), Wung; Shih-Hsun (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: LED lamp with a heat sink
Patent Number: 7,670,028

Inventors: Loccufier; Johan (Zwijnaarde, BE)
Title: Preparation method of copolymerizable photoinitiators
Patent Number: 8,664,431

Inventors: Loeffler; John M. (Olive Branch, MS)
Title: Hydraulic energy recovery system with dual-powered auxiliary hydraulics
Patent Number: 7,669,414

Inventors: Loiselet; Sylvain (Chartres, FR), Loiselet; Sebastien (Gironville, FR), Couilleau; Jean-Sebastien (Elancourt, FR)
Title: Modular weighting elements
Patent Number: 8,668,056

Inventors: Lorenz; Alexander D. (Chandler, AZ), Ruchti; Timothy L. (Gilbert, AZ), Blank; Thomas B. (Chandler, AZ), Hazen; Kevin H. (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: Measurement site dependent data preprocessing method for robust calibration and prediction
Patent Number: 7,010,336

Inventors: Lorenzo; Pilar (Lund, SE), Saxne; Tore (Lund, SE), Heineg{dot over (a)}rd; Dick (Lund, SE)
Title: Cartilage intermediate layer protein 2 C1 and its use to differentiate osteoarthritis from rheumatoid arthritis and non-disease conditions
Patent Number: 8,663,944

Inventors: Loumaye; Ernest (Massongy, FR)
Title: Use of GnRH agonists to support the luteal phase during infertility treatment
Patent Number: 7,671,027

Inventors: Lourenco; Jose J. P. (Edmonton, CA), Murphy; John Gordon (St. James, BB)
Title: Method and apparatus for utilizing carbon dioxide in situ
Patent Number: 8,668,022

Inventors: Lourenco; Jose J. P. (Edmonton, CA), Murphy; John Gordon (St. James, BB)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling a volume of hydrogen input and the amount of oil taken out of a naturally occurring oil field
Patent Number: 8,668,009

Inventors: Lu; Cong Qiang (Zhejiang, CN)
Title: Multi-function manual salad preparation unit
Patent Number: 8,667,878

Inventors: Lu; Jianbo (Livonia, MI), Brown; Todd Allen (Dearborn, MI)
Title: Reference signal generator for an integrated sensing system
Patent Number: 7,010,409

Inventors: Lu; Sheng-Nan (Shulin, TW), Lee; Chung-Yu (Shulin, TW)
Title: Pivotal hinge
Patent Number: 7,669,286

Inventors: Lu; Yung-Hsiang (Chiayi, TW)
Title: Structure of a twin disc type tool turret mechanism for CNC machines
Patent Number: 7,010,839

Inventors: Luch; Daniel (Morgan Hill, CA), Luch; Daniel Randolph (Carmel, CA)
Title: Collector grid and interconnect structures for photovoltaic arrays and modules
Patent Number: 8,664,030

Inventors: Luff; Edwin F. (Sherborn, MA), Platsidakis; Michael (Mansfield, MA)
Title: Polymorphic automatic test systems and methods
Patent Number: 7,673,197

Inventors: Luo; Qiang (Shenzhen, CN), Yu; Guang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: LED lamp
Patent Number: 7,670,029

Inventors: Luo; Rong (Florence, KY), Zhao; Xinyu (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Overmolded composite structure for an electronic device
Patent Number: 8,663,764

Inventors: Lush; Raymon W. (Bloomfield, NE)
Title: Fire log
Patent Number: 8,663,347

Inventors: Luu; Adrianne Binh (Roswell, GA), Mikan; Jeffrey (Cumming, GA)
Title: Method, device, and server for providing content to a handset
Patent Number: 8,667,510

Inventors: Lyons; Christopher F. (Fremont, CA), Subramanian; Ramkumar (San Jose, CA), Avanzino; Steven C. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Metal bridging monitor for etch and CMP endpoint detection
Patent Number: 7,011,762

Inventors: M{dot over (a)}rtensson; Per (Nacka, SE)
Title: .alpha.-alumina coated cutting tool
Patent Number: 7,011,867

Inventors: Maass; Raimund (Erkelenz, DE), Kurth; Juergen (Odenthal, DE)
Title: Seal
Patent Number: 7,670,111

Inventors: Machida; Kenichi (Saitama, JP), Ouchi; Katsuhiro (Saitama, JP)
Title: Engine control apparatus for motorcycles
Patent Number: 7,011,177

Inventors: MacLean; David R. (Chesterfield, NH)
Title: Safety device for use with a vial
Patent Number: 7,670,319

Inventors: Madsen; Steffan (Orsted, DK)
Title: Device for treating fluids, especially waste water, comprising a stack of disks
Patent Number: 7,670,481

Inventors: Maeda; Osamu (Toyota, JP), Matsunaga; Keiichi (Anjo, JP)
Title: Crankshaft production method and production apparatus
Patent Number: 8,667,828

Inventors: Maeda; Yasuhiko (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Liquid ejection head, image forming apparatus and liquid supply method for liquid ejection head
Patent Number: 7,669,984

Inventors: Maeda; Yosuke (Tokyo, JP), Shimizu; Masaaki (Tokyo, JP), Matsuhira; Keisuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Dye and coloring photosensitive composition
Patent Number: 8,664,289

Inventors: Maehara; Hayato (Saitama, JP), Saito; Shinji (Saitama, JP), Tsukui; Takaaki (Saitama, JP)
Title: Multi-cylinder engine with cylinder pausing function
Patent Number: 7,669,562

Inventors: Maguire; Patrick G. (Cypress, TX)
Title: Hydraulically activated swivel for running expandable components with tailpipe
Patent Number: 7,011,162

Inventors: Mahany; Ronald L. (Cedar Rapids, IA), Lucken, legal representative; Pamela (Cedar Rapids, IA)
Title: Remote radio data communication system with data rate switching
Patent Number: 7,672,674

Inventors: Maher; Kevin Albert (Bellaire, TX), Berchenko; Ilya Emil (Friendswood, TX), de Rouffignac; Eric Pierre (Houston, TX), Karanikas; John Michael (Houston, TX), Vinegar; Harold J. (Belaire, TX), Wellington; Scott Lee (Bellaire, TX), Zhang; Etuan (Houston, TX)
Title: In situ recovery from a kerogen and liquid hydrocarbon containing formation
Patent Number: 7,011,154

Inventors: Mai; Hoa (Enterprise, AL)
Title: Water heater wrench adapter and method of use
Patent Number: 8,667,868

Inventors: Maki; Nobuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Miyata; Katsuhisa (Yokohama, JP), Takahashi; Masamitsu (Chigasaki, JP), Sato; Masahide (Noda, JP)
Title: Computer system, management method and storage network system
Patent Number: 7,673,106

Inventors: Makkar; Anil Kumar (Truro, CA), Laingchild; Trevor Robert (Burlington, CA), Dokuchie; Preston Joseph (Burlington, CA), Andary; Joseph Youssif (Oakville, CA), Astaphan; Kris Shailer (Oakville, CA), Dangstorp; Deryl (Regina, CA)
Title: Methods of preparing customized mouthpieces for enhancing athletic performance
Patent Number: 8,667,971

Inventors: Makkar; Anil Kumar (Truro, CA), Laingchild; Trevor Robert (Carlisle, CA), Dokuchie; Preston Joseph (Burlington, CA)
Title: Methods of preparing customized, neuromuscular mouthpieces for enhancing athletic performance
Patent Number: 8,667,972

Inventors: Mallow; William A. (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Stabilized biocidal coating composition and method
Patent Number: 7,011,698

Inventors: Mallozzi; Meghan L. (Austin, TX), Attaguile; Salvatore M. (Cedar Park, TX), Baratto; David J. (Austin, TX)
Title: Damage-resistant epoxy compound
Patent Number: 7,670,683

Inventors: Malmstrom; Jonas (Sodertalje, SE), Pyring; David (Sodertalje, SE), Slivo; Can (Sodertalje, SE), Sohn; Daniel (Sodertalje, SE), Swahn; Britt-Marie (Sodertalje, SE), Wensbo; David (Grodinge, SE)
Title: Heteroaryl substituted benzoxazoles
Patent Number: 7,670,591

Inventors: Mamberer; Hans-Eckhard (Konigsbrunn, DE), Roettger; Heinz (Aystetten, DE), Rohrhirsch; Ulrich (Unterroth, DE), Rumesz; Franz (Augsburg, DE)
Title: Cutting cylinder for crosscutting a printing material web in a rotary press
Patent Number: 7,011,616

Inventors: Mamo; Shay (San Diego, CA)
Title: Internally pressure compensated non-clogging drip emitter
Patent Number: 8,663,525

Inventors: Manapragada; Sai (San Jose, CA), Kluesing; Alvan Dale (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for wireless clock regeneration
Patent Number: 8,667,318

Inventors: Mann; Daniel (Coronado, CA)
Title: Flotation devices
Patent Number: 8,662,947

Inventors: Manssour; Jawad (Stockholm, SE), Osseiran; Afif (Kista, SE)
Title: Relative time division for network coding
Patent Number: 8,665,866

Inventors: Marigliano; Donald E. (Rockville Centre, NY)
Title: Systems for electronic trading
Patent Number: 8,666,869

Inventors: Marion; Greg (Plymouth, MN)
Title: Vacuum cleaner attachment
Patent Number: 8,667,644

Inventors: Markland; William (Southborough, MA), Ladner; Robert C. (Ijamsville, MD)
Title: Kallikrein-binding "kunitz domain" proteins and analogues thereof
Patent Number: 8,663,629

Inventors: Markle; David A. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Computer architecture for and method of high-resolution imaging using a low-resolution image transducer
Patent Number: 7,671,966

Inventors: Marko; Paul D. (Pembroke Pines, FL)
Title: Method and apparatus for concatenated convolutional encoding and interleaving
Patent Number: 8,667,344

Inventors: Marotta; Giulio (Contigliano, IT), De Santis; Luca (Avenzzano, IT), Vali; Tommaso (Sezze, IT)
Title: Dynamic SLC/MLC blocks allocations for non-volatile memory
Patent Number: 8,667,215

Inventors: Marro; Claude (Plouguiel, FR), Tager; Wolfgang (Munich, DE)
Title: Antenna treatment method and system
Patent Number: 7,010,556

Inventors: Marshall; Patrick T. (Tipp City, OH)
Title: Apparatus and method for rotating avian enclosures
Patent Number: 7,011,040

Inventors: Marsolais; Alexandre (Blainville, CA), Forte; Michel (Montreal, CA), Couillard; Denis (Montreal, CA)
Title: Multi-mode communication unit
Patent Number: 8,666,341

Inventors: Martin Neira; Manuel (Oegstgeest, NL), Piironen; Petri Viljo Emil (Noordwijk, NL), Camps Carmona; Adriano Jose (Barcelona, ES), Sempere Paya; Luis (Valencia, ES)
Title: Digital circuit for measuring the power of a signal
Patent Number: 7,010,439

Inventors: Martin, Jr.; James A. (Endicott, NY), Murray; Douglas G. (Johnson City, NY)
Title: Configurable field definition document
Patent Number: 8,667,382

Inventors: Martin; Amy L. (Bellefontaine, OH)
Title: Retractable accessory hook for a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,669,821

Inventors: Martin; James (London, GB)
Title: Allocating connections in a communication system
Patent Number: 7,672,586

Inventors: Martis; Leo (Long Grove, IL), Henderson; Lee W. (Lake Forest, IL)
Title: Biochemically balanced peritoneal dialysis solutions
Patent Number: 7,011,855

Inventors: Maruoka; Kiyoto (Kobe, JP)
Title: Tire for heavy load use
Patent Number: 7,011,127

Inventors: Maruyama; Kimihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Diversity antenna apparatus including rectifier device
Patent Number: 8,665,171

Inventors: Masamoto; James Tadashi (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for downloading one or more radio data system (RDS) group type processing routines for RDS data
Patent Number: 8,666,304

Inventors: Maschke; Michael (Lonnerstadt, DE)
Title: Medical examination device for CT imaging and for nuclear medical imaging
Patent Number: 8,662,750

Inventors: Masuda; Akira (Kanagawa, JP), Abe; Yoshitaka (Tokyo, JP), Fujiyama; Hideharu (Chiba, JP)
Title: Voice processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,672,844

Inventors: Mathur; Sharad (Redmond, WA), Baribault; Gregory P. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Compressing messages on a per semantic component basis while maintaining a degree of human readability
Patent Number: 7,010,478

Inventors: Matolak; David William (Athens, OH)
Title: Data encryption by nonlinear transfer function
Patent Number: 7,672,453

Inventors: Matono; Haruki (Fujisawa, JP), Kato; Toshihiro (Tokyo, JP), Usui; Shimpei (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Recording/reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,665,680

Inventors: Matsui; Shigeru (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Surface inspection method and surface inspection apparatus
Patent Number: 7,671,980

Inventors: Matsumoto; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP), Ohmura; Tomoya (Kanagawa, JP), Takuma; Yasuo (Kanagawa, JP), Kikuchi; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Matsue; Natsumi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Developing device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,666,288

Inventors: Matsumoto; Koichi (Tokyo, JP), Kato; Yasumasa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Distance measuring apparatus and distance measuring method
Patent Number: 8,665,139

Inventors: Matsumoto; Shinya (Yokohama, JP), Nakano; Takahiro (Yokohama, JP), Sutoh; Atsushi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Storage system and management method of file system using the storage system
Patent Number: 8,667,030

Inventors: Matsunaga; Hideki (Yokkaichi, JP), Okamura; Kenji (Yokkaichi, JP), Nakano; Hiroshi (Yokkaichi, JP), Kojima; Eiji (Yokkaichi, JP), Tabata; Masaaki (Yokkaichi, JP), Aihara; Tetsuya (Yokkaichi, JP), Maesoba; Hiroyoshi (Yokkaichi, JP), Ichio; Toshifumi (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Connector
Patent Number: 7,011,541

Inventors: Matsushita; Shingo (Tokyo, JP), Okamoto; Ikuhisa (Kanagawa, JP), Sasaki; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Saito; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kunieda; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Takahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Yamada; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Insertion system, image forming system, and insertion method
Patent Number: 8,668,192

Inventors: Matsuzawa; Kinya (Suwa, JP)
Title: Drive control method of electrostatic-type ultrasonic transducer, electrostatic-type ultrasonic transducer, ultrasonic speaker using electrostatic-type ultrasonic transducer, audio signal reproducing method, superdirectional acoustic system, and display
Patent Number: 8,666,094

Inventors: Matthews; Brad (San Jose, CA), Agarwal; Puneet (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Flow based path selection randomization using parallel hash functions
Patent Number: 8,665,879

Inventors: Mattison; Phillip E. (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: Portability of digital images
Patent Number: 7,010,177

Inventors: Mattisson; Sven (Bjarred, SE)
Title: Mixer with feedback
Patent Number: 7,672,659

Inventors: May; Jesse C. (Colwich, KS)
Title: Military service persons burial marker assembly
Patent Number: 8,667,745

Inventors: Mazzocchi; Rudy (Woodbury, MN), Claude; Timothy (Coon Rapids, MN), Segermark; James (Gem Lake, MN)
Title: Method and device for filtering body fluid
Patent Number: 7,670,355

Inventors: Mazzocchi; Rudy (Woodbury, MN), Claude; Timothy (Coon Rapids, MN), Segermark; James (Gem Lake, MN)
Title: Method and device for filtering body fluid
Patent Number: 7,670,356

Inventors: McAnelly; Donald Eugene (Elizabethtown, KY)
Title: Guitar strap connector
Patent Number: 7,669,299

Inventors: McAuley; Derek (Coton, GB), Key; Peter B. (Cambridge, GB), Barham; Paul R. (Cambridge, GB), Laevens; Koenraad (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Congestion avoidance within aggregate channels
Patent Number: 7,672,234

Inventors: McBride; Richard W. (Palm Beach Gardens, FL)
Title: Method for control scheduling to achieve linear thrust response
Patent Number: 7,010,904

Inventors: McBride; Troy O. (Norwich, VT), Bollinger; Benjamin R. (Topsfield, MA), Berg; Joel (Bolton, MA)
Title: Dead-volume management in compressed-gas energy storage and recovery systems
Patent Number: 8,667,792

Inventors: McClain, Jr.; Ross A. (Greenville, TX), Rutherford; Brian C. (Royse City, TX)
Title: Systems and methods for generating pulsed output signals using a gated RF oscillator circuit
Patent Number: 8,665,035

Inventors: McFarland; Sarah (Sacramento, CA), Brown; Stephen (Davis, CA), Luttringer; Sheryl (Loomis, CA)
Title: Recombinant microorganisms for production C4-dicarboxylic acids
Patent Number: 8,663,956

Inventors: McGarian; Bruce (Aberdeen, GB), Laplante; Anthony (Aberdeen, GB), Gillies; Ian A. (Angus, GB), Johnston; Terence (Aberdeen, GB)
Title: Apparatus and method for opening and closing lateral boreholes
Patent Number: 7,669,664

Inventors: McGarian; Bruce (Stonehaven, GB), Chadwick; Robert I. (Badentoy Park, GB), Taylor; Gary A. (Ellon, GB)
Title: Sealed lateral wellbore junction
Patent Number: 7,011,151

Inventors: McGraw; Tim (Morgantown, WV), Nadar; Mariappan S. (Plainsboro, NJ)
Title: System and method for stochastic DT-MRI connectivity mapping on the GPU
Patent Number: 7,672,790

Inventors: McInnis; Russell Keith (Norfolk, VA)
Title: Transmission lift arm
Patent Number: 8,662,814

Inventors: McKenney; Paul E. (Beaverton, OR), Triplett; Joshua A. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Optimized deletion and insertion for high-performance resizable RCU-protected hash tables
Patent Number: 8,666,952

Inventors: McLaughlin; Scott Andrew (Longmont, CO), Sloan; Megan Maureen (Longmont, CO), Lau; Elias Moises (Boulder, CO)
Title: Rotational parabolic antenna with various feed configurations
Patent Number: 8,665,134

Inventors: McLaughlin; Steven William (Decatur, GA), Klinc; Demijan (Atlanta, GA), Ha; Jeongseok (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Secure communication using non-systematic error control codes
Patent Number: 8,667,380

Inventors: McLean; Mark A. (Wausau, WI), Schulz; William J. (Mosinee, WI), Wolf; Jason (Schofield, WI)
Title: Power gear guillotine trimmer
Patent Number: 7,011,008

Inventors: McMurry; Thomas J. (Winchester, MA), Sijiki; Hironao (Gifu, JP), Scott; Daniel M. (Acton, MA), Lauffer; Randall B. (Brookline, MA)
Title: Diagnostic imaging contrast agents with extended blood retention
Patent Number: 7,011,815

Inventors: McNair; Lindsay (Allston, MA), McHutchison; John (Woodside, CA)
Title: Treatment of hepatitis C virus with telaprevir (VX-950) in patients non-responsive to treatment with pegylated interferon-alpha 2A/2B and ribavirin
Patent Number: 8,664,273

Inventors: Meadow; William D. (Jacksonville, FL), Gordie, Jr.; Randall A. (St. Augustine, FL)
Title: Methods for and apparatus for generating a continuum of three-dimensional image data
Patent Number: 8,666,657

Inventors: Medina; Eitan (Ramat Hasharon, IL), Kopelman; Yaniv (Holon, IL)
Title: Network device with multiple MAC/PHY ports
Patent Number: 7,672,300

Inventors: Meier; Rainer (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Method of determining the porosity of a workpiece
Patent Number: 7,010,980

Inventors: Meil; John (Jarretsville, MD), Staples; LeeAnn (Lafayette, CO), Riehl; Herbert (Lafayette, CO)
Title: Dugout locker
Patent Number: 8,668,083

Inventors: Melde-Tuczai; Helmut (Graz, AT), Knollmayr; Christof (Graz, AT), Zurk; Andreas (Weinburg, AT)
Title: Internal combustion engine having a cylinder head and a cylinder block
Patent Number: 8,667,943

Inventors: Mentzer; Mark A. (Lititz, PA), Petrillo; Nicholas P. (New Cumberland, PA), Webb; Wayne A. (Lancaster, PA)
Title: Systems and methods for generating optical energy using a light-emitting diode
Patent Number: 7,671,539

Inventors: Michael; Daryl A. (Newton, IA), Michael; Jennifer L. (Newton, IA)
Title: Film mounted aroma device
Patent Number: 8,666,234

Inventors: Michelson; Gary K. (Venice, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for creating an implantation space in a spine
Patent Number: 8,663,232

Inventors: Miele; Jack J. R. (Metairie, LA), Gilmore; Chad D. (Metairie, LA)
Title: Vocal tuning device for microphones
Patent Number: 8,664,501

Inventors: Mihira; Yoshiro (Inagi, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, information processing apparatus, image forming method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,665,475

Inventors: Miklo; Jurgen (Thayngen, CH), Schapper; Walter (Buchs, CH)
Title: Handle for valves
Patent Number: 7,011,291

Inventors: Milam; Stanley Nemec (Houston, TX), Lauritzen; Ann Marie (Houston, TX), Reynolds; Michael Anthony (Katy, TX), Paruchuri; Eswarachandra Kumar (Richmond, TX), Wellington; Scott Lee (Bellaire, TX)
Title: Method of processing feed streams containing hydrogen sulfide
Patent Number: 8,664,462

Inventors: Milhorn; Kirsten Elizabeth (Falls Church, VA)
Title: Color dispensing system and method
Patent Number: 8,666,540

Inventors: Miller; Ammon B. (Troupsburg, NY), Miller; Daniel B. (North Bingham, PA)
Title: Indexer for use with a sheet bending brake
Patent Number: 7,669,446

Inventors: Miller; Lance D. (Singapore, SG), Lim; Bing (Singapore, SG), Zhang; Jinqiu (Singapore, SG)
Title: Methods of controlling tumorigenesis and diagnosing the risk thereof
Patent Number: 8,663,915

Inventors: Miller; Larry D. (Rochester, MI)
Title: Hybrid propulsion system and method for its operation
Patent Number: 7,669,676

Inventors: Miller; William E. (Naperville, IL), Gay; Eddie C. (Park Forest, IL), Tomczuk; Zygmunt (Homer Glen, IL)
Title: U.sup.+4 generation in HTER
Patent Number: 7,011,736

Inventors: Millett; Thomas W. (Seattle, WA), Fong; David T. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Localization of prompts
Patent Number: 7,672,852

Inventors: Millward; Niki Zacharias (Bellaire, TX), Bhattacharya; Pratip (Houston, TX)
Title: Compositions and methods for metabolic imaging
Patent Number: 8,664,279

Inventors: Milo; Thomas K. (Akron, OH)
Title: Adjustable door strike plate and assembly
Patent Number: 7,011,348

Inventors: Milo; Thomas K. (Akron, OH)
Title: Remote door entry system
Patent Number: 7,010,947

Inventors: Mimatsu; Yasuyuki (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Masayuki (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Management method and a management system for volume
Patent Number: 7,010,660

Inventors: Mimura; Tomonori (Tomobe-machi, JP), Mitsumaki; Hiroshi (Mito, JP), Ohishi; Tadashi (Ibaraki-machi, JP), Sakazume; Taku (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Analyzer system having sample rack transfer line
Patent Number: 7,011,792

Inventors: Minaki; Shun (Toyota, JP), Oshima; Koji (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Control device and control method for automatic transmission
Patent Number: 7,670,262

Inventors: Mishima; Nao (Inagi, JP), Mita; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP), Shimoyama; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP), Hirai; Ryusuke (Tokyo, JP), Baba; Masahiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Parallax image generating apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,665,319

Inventors: Mishra; Anurag K. (Tampa, FL), Sarkar; Ashis (Tampa, FL), Kulandaivelan; Senthilkumaran (Tampa, FL), Manning; Joseph R. (Indian Head, MD), Thaker; Dhaval V. (Tampa, FL)
Title: Digital subscriber line (DSL) network upgrade tool
Patent Number: 8,665,751

Inventors: Mito; Tomoko (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: System and method for content management and determination of search conditions
Patent Number: 8,666,972

Inventors: Mitomo; Toshiya (Kawasaki, JP), Tsutsumi; Yukako (Kawasaki, JP), Taniguchi; Kentaro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Radio device
Patent Number: 8,666,329

Inventors: Mitsuhashi; Katsunori (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Thin-film semiconductor device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,670,885

Inventors: Mitsui; Masaki (Kyoto, JP), Akiyama; Takashi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Fuel cell system and control method therefor
Patent Number: 8,663,861

Inventors: Miura; Satoru (Matsumoto, JP), Kaiho; Hiroshi (Matsumoto, JP), Ikuma; Ken (Suwa, JP)
Title: Image forming method, liquid developing device, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,670,732

Inventors: Miura; Shinsuke (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Liquid detecting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,010,963

Inventors: Miura; Toru (Higashimurayama, JP), Onogi; Kazuhiro (Higashimurayama, JP), Sato; Seiichi (Higashimurayama, JP), Tagashira; Junya (Higashimurayama, JP), Watanabe; Gen (Higashimurayama, JP), Sekimoto; Ryohei (Higashimurayama, JP), Ishida; Rie (Higashimurayama, JP), Aoki; Hitomi (Higashimurayama, JP), Ohgiya; Tadaaki (Higashimurayama, JP)
Title: Compound having 3-heteroarylpyrimidin-4-(3H)-one structure and pharmaceutical preparation containing same
Patent Number: 8,664,226

Inventors: Miyahara; Tomoko (Nakai-machi, JP), Anazawa; Kazunori (Nakai-machi, JP), Watanabe; Hiroyuki (Nakai-machi, JP)
Title: Carbon nanotube manufacturing apparatus and method, and gas decomposer for use in the manufacturing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,670,431

Inventors: Miyaharu; Takafumi (Utsunomiya, JP), Shiozawa; Takahisa (Kawachi-gun, JP)
Title: Exposure apparatus and exposure method
Patent Number: 7,671,967

Inventors: Miyake; Motoharu (Yokosuka, JP), Inamura; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP), Yoshikawa; Takashi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Management server and mobile terminal
Patent Number: 7,672,661

Inventors: Miyake; Naomi (Osaka, JP), Nakata; Yoshirou (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Semiconductor IC and testing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,673,205

Inventors: Miyako; Takeomi (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Okada; Takashi (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Sasaki; Koji (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Optical film and process for its production
Patent Number: 8,664,309

Inventors: Miyamoto; Toshifumi (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Lever connector
Patent Number: 7,670,157

Inventors: Miyayama; Manabu (Kumagaya, JP)
Title: Display device and display device stand
Patent Number: 7,671,934

Inventors: Miyazawa; Hideaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Sheet conveying apparatus and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,668,197

Inventors: Miyoshi; Tatsuya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Using style elements to copy and paste a selected area of a screen display
Patent Number: 8,667,411

Inventors: Mizukoshi; Suguru (Ibaraki-ken, JP), Kato; Hiroyuki (Ninomiya-Machi, JP), Okumoto; Hidehumi (Karasuyana-Machi, JP), Tanaka; Kotaro (Utsunomiya, JP), Sato; Motoyasu (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Antivibration clamp for elongated objects
Patent Number: 7,011,277

Inventors: Mizusawa; Shuichi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Piezoelectric device and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 8,664,837

Inventors: Mizuta; Shinji (Yokohama, JP), Suzuki; Yasunori (Yokohama, JP), Narahashi; Shoichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Digital predistorter and predistortion method therefor
Patent Number: 7,672,395

Inventors: Mo; Li (Shenzhen, CN), Wei; Xuefei (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Method for distributing dynamic link bandwidth for resilient packet ring
Patent Number: 7,672,229

Inventors: Modesto; Daniel P. (Plainfield, IL), Sauer; David R. (Plainfield, IL)
Title: Filter assembly and adaptor
Patent Number: 7,670,403

Inventors: Mohammadi; Mansur Sultan (Wirral, GB)
Title: Fabric conditioning compositions
Patent Number: 7,671,008

Inventors: Molisch; Andreas F. (Arlington, MA), Mehta; Neelesh B. (Needham, MA), Yedidia; Jonathan S. (Cambridge, MA), Zhang; Jinyun (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Cooperative relay networks using rateless codes
Patent Number: 7,673,219

Inventors: Moon; Jung Eon (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Circuit having low operating voltage for protecting semiconductor device from electrostatic discharge
Patent Number: 7,672,103

Inventors: Moore; Michael J. (Beverly Hills, MI), Gagnier; Joe M. (Birmingham, MI)
Title: Apparatus and methods for positioning a document against a read head in a document processing system
Patent Number: 7,010,156

Inventors: Moradi; Loghman (Sanandaj, IR), Salimi; Hiwa (Sanandaj, IR), Piltan; Mohammad (Sanandaj, IR), Yavari; Issa (Tehran, IR)
Title: Method and technique employing a novel extractant to enhance recovery of gold and palladium from hydrochloric acid media
Patent Number: 8,663,584

Inventors: Moreau; Jean-Jacques (Rennes, FR), Dias; Herve (Saint Malo, FR), Delumeau; Francois (Paris, FR)
Title: Method and device for configuring an electronic document processing peripheral in a communication network
Patent Number: 7,672,991

Inventors: Morejon; Orlando (West Palm Beach, FL)
Title: Endotracheal tube cleaning apparatus
Patent Number: 7,669,600

Inventors: Morgan; John Douglas Peter (Balmain, AU), Karppinen; Vesa (Balmain, AU), Nakazawa; Akira (Balmain, AU), McAuliffe; Patrick John (Balmain, AU), Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Printhead cartridge comprising integral printhead maintenance station with maintenance roller
Patent Number: 7,669,958

Inventors: Mori; Kaoru (Kawasaki, JP), Hara; Kota (Kawasaki, JP), Ohno; Jun (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory, test method of semiconductor memory and system
Patent Number: 7,672,181

Inventors: Mori; Masaaki (Tsukuba, JP), Shimomura; Yukio (Tsukuba, JP), Harada; Mioko (Tsukuba, JP), Asami; Taiji (Tsukuba, JP), Matsumoto; Yoshio (Tsukuba, JP), Adachi; Yuka (Tsukuba, JP), Sugo; Tsukasa (Tsukuba, JP), Abe; Michiko (Ibaraki, JP), Goto; Mika (Nishinomiya, JP), Kitada; Chieko (Sakai, JP), Watanabe; Takuya (Osaka, JP)
Title: Ligand to GPR8
Patent Number: 7,671,174

Inventors: Mori; Shinichiro (Kawasaki, JP), Yamazawa; Masao (Kawasaki, JP), Nishiyama; Akihide (Kawasaki, JP), Ihara; Norishige (Kawasaki, JP), Seguchi; Hiroharu (Kawasaki, JP), Ogawa; Toru (Kawasaki, JP), Yamasaki; Hitoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Mobile telephone set and data communication adaptor
Patent Number: 7,010,326

Inventors: Mori; Tetsuji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Minute structure and information recording medium
Patent Number: 8,663,772

Inventors: Moriau; Stefan Simon Gustaaf (Schoten, BE), Cappelle; Mark Gaston Maurits (Staden, BE), Thiers; Bernard Paul Joseph (Oostrozebeke, BE)
Title: Floor panels with edge connectors
Patent Number: 7,669,376

Inventors: Morimoto; Shunichi (Ota, JP), Tajiri; Noboru (Gunma, JP), Matsuzaki; Shingo (Gunma, JP), Uchida; Mitsuhiko (Gunma, JP)
Title: Objective lens holder, objective lens driving device using the same, optical pickup device, and method for manufacturing objective lens driving device
Patent Number: 8,667,517

Inventors: Morimoto; Yasuhiko (Yamato, JP), Tezuka; Shu (Chigasaki, JP), Hidaka; Kazuyoshi (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Region calculation method, spatial data mining apparatus, geographical information display apparatus, spatial data mining system and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,010,564

Inventors: Morisada; Hidehiko (Tokyo, JP), Tsurumi; Shingo (Saitama, JP)
Title: Direction-recognizing apparatus, direction-recognizing method, direction-recognizing system, and robot apparatus
Patent Number: 7,672,503

Inventors: Morise; Masaru (Nukata-gun, JP), Miyata; Hideki (Okazaki, JP), Sugawara; Akio (Toyota, JP), Yasuda; Yuji (Nishikamo-gun, JP)
Title: Fluid pressure control circuit
Patent Number: 7,010,911

Inventors: Moritake; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP), Possin; George Edward (Niskayuna, NY), Zeman; Gregory Scott (Waukesha, WI)
Title: Light detector, radiation detector and radiation tomography apparatus
Patent Number: 7,010,084

Inventors: Moriya; Takashi (Suginami-ku, JP), Moriya; Hirofumi (Suginami-ku, JP)
Title: Sliding screen door
Patent Number: 7,669,632

Inventors: Morohashi; Shinichi (Yamaguchi, JP)
Title: Sputtering system for depositing thin film and method for depositing thin film
Patent Number: 8,663,431

Inventors: Moroo; Jun (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method and computer-readable medium on which image processing program is recorded
Patent Number: 7,010,178

Inventors: Morosi; Justin I. (Fishers, IN)
Title: Connecting multiple conduits
Patent Number: 8,668,514

Inventors: Morris; Glen H. (Mound City, MO)
Title: Elevator assembly for accessing an elevated platform of a combine
Patent Number: 8,668,048

Inventors: Morris; Mark C. (Phoenix, AZ), Ryan; Daniel (Phoenix, AZ), Godfrey; Donald G. (Phoenix, AZ), Smoke; Jason (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Turbine nozzles and methods of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,668,442

Inventors: Moscow; Jeffrey (Lexington, KY), Liu; Shuqian (Lexington, KY), Bae; Younsoo (Lexington, KY)
Title: Compositions and methods for selectively targeting cancer cells using a thiaminase compound
Patent Number: 8,663,632

Inventors: Moser; Michael (Hagersten, SE)
Title: Wideband antenna
Patent Number: 7,671,817

Inventors: Moses; Christopher (Linden, NJ)
Title: Patient transport harness and associated method
Patent Number: 7,669,264

Inventors: Moskwa; Kenneth R. (Valparaiso, IN), Jelinek; Jeff (Hammond, IN), Hardesty; Ryan (Chesterton, IN), Hoffmaster; Fred (LaPorte, IN)
Title: Boiler gas flow distribution fin apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,669,535

Inventors: Mota; Maria M. (Lisboa, PT), Rodriguez; Ana (Great Neck, NY), Giordano; Silvia (Turin, IT), Rodrigues; Margarida Cunha (Parede, PT)
Title: Method for the prevention of malaria infection of humans by hepatocyte growth factor antagonists
Patent Number: 7,670,631

Inventors: Motonaga; Kenichi (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Grasping device, robot system, and method of manufacturing mechanical product
Patent Number: 8,668,423

Inventors: Motonishi; Michiharu (Niigata-ken, JP)
Title: Flexible wiring board for magnetic head assembly
Patent Number: 7,672,082

Inventors: Moulton; Patrick L. (Prescott, AZ)
Title: Rotating perforated cylinder treatment system
Patent Number: 7,011,745

Inventors: Mourouzis; Nick (Greencastle, IN), Finzer; David M. (Glenview, IL)
Title: Kickoff tee and placement tee
Patent Number: 8,663,034

Inventors: Moyers; Michael F. (Colton, CA)
Title: Method and device for delivering radiotherapy
Patent Number: 7,011,447

Inventors: Mruk; Ralf (Colmar-Berg, LU), Schmitz; Frank (Bissen, LU), Imhoff; Serge Julien Auguste (Schrondweiler, LU), Lechtenboehmer; Annette (Ettelbruck, LU), Tahon; Julia Martine Francoise Claudine (Bereldange, LU)
Title: Tire with component containing polyketone short fiber and polyethyleneimine
Patent Number: 7,669,626

Inventors: Muhs; David (Minnetonka, MN)
Title: Pump system with vacuum source
Patent Number: 7,011,505

Inventors: Muhs; David (Minnetonka, MN)
Title: Pump system with vacuum source
Patent Number: 8,662,862

Inventors: Mui; Richard Chin Pang (Singapore 329147, SG)
Title: Portable hydro-generator
Patent Number: 7,670,101

Inventors: Muir; Robert Anthony (Wellington, NZ)
Title: Building means
Patent Number: 7,669,373

Inventors: Mukherjee; Saikat (North Brunswick, NJ), Chakraborty; Amit (East Windsor, NJ)
Title: System and method for integration of medical information
Patent Number: 7,672,987

Inventors: Mullen; Linda J. (Chesapeake Beach, MD), Contarino; Vincent M. (Lusby, MD), Herczfeld; Peter R. (Philadelphia, PA)
Title: Hybrid lidar-radar for medical diagnostics
Patent Number: 7,010,339

Inventors: Munro; James F. (Walworth, NY), Munro; Penny J. (Walworth, NY)
Title: Side-emitting optical elements and methods thereof
Patent Number: 8,662,716

Inventors: Murakami; Atsushi (Kanagawa, JP), Hiratsuka; Masashi (Kanagawa, JP), Itazu; Kishiharu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid droplet ejecting device
Patent Number: 7,669,990

Inventors: Murase; Rena (Tokyo, JP), Inoue; Yoko (Tokyo, JP), Sasagawa; Tomohiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Illumination light source and image display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,672,550

Inventors: Murray; Paul Michael (Loughborough, GB), Vaz; Luis-Manuel (Loughborough, GB), Ainge; Debra (Loughborough, GB), Harada; Katsumasa (Ube, JP), Nishino; Shigeyoshi (Ube, JP), Yoshii; Kiyotaka (Ube, JP)
Title: Process for preparing dibenzothiazepine compounds
Patent Number: 7,671,195

Inventors: Musial; John G. (Newburgh, NY), Nagpal; Abhinay R. (Pune, IN), Patil; Sandeep R. (Somers, NY), Stein; Yan W. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Intelligent adaptive index density in a database management system
Patent Number: 8,666,971

Inventors: Muyzert; Everhard Johan (Girton, GB), Martin; James Edward (Cottenham, GB)
Title: Seismic sensor devices
Patent Number: 8,665,671

Inventors: Naaktgeboren; Adrianus (Varsenare, BE)
Title: Rotor reversing mechanism
Patent Number: 7,669,400

Inventors: Nachev; Parashkev (London, GB), Robert; Matthieu Pierre Alcime (Nantes, FR)
Title: Contact lens for treating binocular diplopia
Patent Number: 8,662,662

Inventors: Naganuma; Yuki (Yokohama, JP), Ikeda; Hirokazu (Yamato, JP), Okada; Wataru (Machida, JP), Yamamoto; Akira (Sagamihara, JP), Kanno; Shinichiro (Odawara, JP)
Title: Cluster storage setting method, system, and management system
Patent Number: 8,667,098

Inventors: Nagaoka; Daiji (Fujisawa, JP), Gabe; Masashi (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Sulfur purge control method for exhaust gas purifying system and exhaust gas purifying system
Patent Number: 7,669,410

Inventors: Nagasaka; Chikao (Aichi-ken, JP), Fujioka; Yasuhiro (Aichi-ken, JP), Kishi; Hiroshi (Aichi-ken, JP), Masamura; Kouichi (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Display operating system
Patent Number: 7,010,756

Inventors: Nagato; Nobuyuki (Minato-ku, JP), Uchida; Hiroshi (Minato-ku, JP), Horikoshi; Katsura (Minato-ku, JP), Imaizumi; Mitsuhiro (Minato-ku, JP)
Title: Process for producing epoxy compound
Patent Number: 8,664,414

Inventors: Nagatsuka; Eiichi (Ebina, JP), Asaya; Yasumasa (Ebina, JP), Shida; Kaoru (Ebina, JP)
Title: Electronic component, laser device, optical writing device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,671,434

Inventors: Nagi; Arwinder (Thiells, NY), Chatlapalli; Ramarao (Hopewell Junction, NY), Hasan; Shamim (East Elmhurst, NY), Ali; Zafar (Danbury, CT), Ghorab; Mohamed (Edison, NJ)
Title: Tanaproget compositions containing ethinyl estradiol
Patent Number: 8,664,208

Inventors: Naito; Shinya (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Hino; Haruyoshi (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Murota; Keiko (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Rotating electric machine and electrically driven vehicle
Patent Number: 7,671,503

Inventors: Nakajima; Kenji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Handwriting-input device and method
Patent Number: 8,665,222

Inventors: Nakamura; Kentarou (Hachioji, JP), Ota; Kohei (Hachioji, JP), Mori; Nobuyoshi (Hachioji, JP), Nomura; Eiji (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Optical pickup apparatus, objective optical element and optical information recording reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,672,212

Inventors: Nakamura; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Oversampling clock recovery having a high follow-up character using a few clock signals
Patent Number: 7,010,074

Inventors: Nakamura; Shigenobu (Anjo, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing stator core of vehicle rotary electric machine
Patent Number: 7,010,846

Inventors: Nakano; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP), Urano; Yasunori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Transient engine performance adaptation method and system
Patent Number: 7,672,773

Inventors: Nakao; Yoshihiro (Kyoto, JP), Nakamura; Norihisa (Kyoto, JP), Kodama; Yukiko (Takatsuki, JP), Fujimura; Tomoko (Takatsuki, JP), Ashikari; Toshihiko (Takatsuki, JP)
Title: Screening method for genes of brewing yeast
Patent Number: 7,670,828

Inventors: Nakashige; Ryo (Kanagawa, JP), Nozaki; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Tamura; Takuro (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Tsunehiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for displaying gene experiment data
Patent Number: 7,010,430

Inventors: Nakata; Haruo (Osaka, JP), Hirai; Masakazu (Osaka, JP), Maeda; Kazushige (Osaka, JP), Iwanaga; Hironori (Osaka, JP), Sanagi; Tsunehisa (Osaka, JP)
Title: Drain pump, and air conditioner provided therewith
Patent Number: 7,670,105

Inventors: Nakata; Hidehiko (Isehara, JP), Ide; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical waveguide device, and method for fabricating the optical waveguide device
Patent Number: 7,010,207

Inventors: Nakatani; Koichiro (Mishima, JP), Tomoda; Terutoshi (Mishima, JP), Ishiyama; Shinobu (Numazu, JP), Furuhashi; Michio (Numazu, JP), Ono; Tomoyuki (Sunto-gun, JP), Kogo; Tomoyuki (Gotenba, JP), Hisataka; Yoshihiro (Fujinomiya, JP)
Title: Control apparatus and control method for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,666,640

Inventors: Nakaya; Eiji (Tatsuno-machi, JP)
Title: ROM writer has switching device for switching between external start-up ROM and data ROM to update control program in built-in writable ROM
Patent Number: 7,010,680

Inventors: Nakayama; Hiroshi (Mishima, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and fixing device thereof
Patent Number: 7,010,241

Inventors: Nakayama; Takaomi (Hiratsuka, JP), Takakuwa; Hideki (Tokyo, JP), Fujino; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Surface treatment solution for autodeposition coating of metallic material and autodeposition coating treatment method
Patent Number: 8,663,376

Inventors: Nakhamkin; Michael (Basking Ridge, NJ)
Title: Operating method for CAES plant using humidified air in a bottoming cycle expander
Patent Number: 7,669,423

Inventors: Namgoong; June (San Diego, CA), Xu; Hao (San Diego, CA), Black; Peter J. (San Diego, CA), Jayaraman; Srikant (San Diego, CA)
Title: Noise variance estimation in wireless communications for diversity combining and log-likelihood scaling
Patent Number: 7,672,383

Inventors: Naratil; Thomas C. (Warren, NJ)
Title: System and method for trading taxable and non-taxable securities
Patent Number: 7,672,893

Inventors: Narayan; Purnendu (Cupertino, CA), Goradia; Dinesh (Fremont, CA), Jha; Chirag Nareshkumar (Boynton Beach, FL), Duvur; Ramu (Sunnyvale, CA), Mitra; Kashinath (Fremont, CA)
Title: Interactive automatic-test GUI for testing devices and equipment using shell-level, CLI, and SNMP commands
Patent Number: 7,010,782

Inventors: Nebosis; Rainer (Munich, DE), Scheunemann; Rainer (Munich, DE)
Title: System and method for optical coherence tomography
Patent Number: 8,665,449

Inventors: Neitzel; G. Paul (Sandy Springs, GA)
Title: Droplet transport system and methods
Patent Number: 7,670,560

Inventors: Nelson; Kristin K. (Maplewood, MN), Rist, Jr.; W. Michael (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for service processor updates
Patent Number: 7,673,023

Inventors: Nesper; Markus (Tuttlingen, DE), Steinhilper; Klaus-Dieter (Tuttlingen, DE), Weisshaupt; Dieter (Immendingen, DE)
Title: Implant for fixing bone plates
Patent Number: 7,670,361

Inventors: Nesvadba; Peter (Marly, CH), Bugnon Folger; Lucienne (Pfeffingen, CH), Carroy; Antoine (Limburgerhof, DE), Faller; Marc (Hegenheim, FR), Spony; Bruno (Wahlbach, FR)
Title: O-imino-iso-urea compounds and polymerizable compositions thereof
Patent Number: 8,664,288

Inventors: Ng; Buay Hock (Singapore, SG), Zhou; Jianyun (Singapore, SG), Zhai; ShunNian (Singapore, SG)
Title: Method and system for reducing audio latency
Patent Number: 7,672,742

Inventors: Ngo; Chiu (San Francisco, CA), Shao; Huai-Rong (San Jose, CA), Singh; Harkirat (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method and system for bit reorganization and packetization of uncompressed video for transmission over wireless communication channels
Patent Number: 8,665,967

Inventors: Nguyen; Lau (Sunnyvale, CA), Neos; Perry (Los Altos, CA)
Title: System for writing to memory
Patent Number: 8,667,217

Inventors: Nguyen; Le Duy Quan (Neyruz, CH), Allemann; Nicolas (Montlebon, FR)
Title: Watch display assembly
Patent Number: 8,668,379

Inventors: Nicolas; Jean-Francois Pascal (Marly-le-Roi, FR), Cadranel; Jean Luc (Montpellier, FR)
Title: Multiple plays for free games
Patent Number: 8,662,977

Inventors: Nielsen; Tim (Hamburg, DE), Koehler; Thomas (Norderstedt, DE), Brendel; Bernhard (Norderstedt, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method for processing projection data
Patent Number: 8,666,137

Inventors: Niemi; Marko Tapani (Oulu, FI), Heikkinen; Ilkka Mikael (Oulu, FI)
Title: Enabling circuit-switched services during mobility management congestion control
Patent Number: 8,665,716

Inventors: Nikanorov; Alexander (Hannover, DE), Schuelbe; Holger (Meissner, DE), Nacke; Bernard (Burgdorf, DE)
Title: Transversal field heating installation for inductively heating flat objects
Patent Number: 7,671,307

Inventors: Niranjan; Thirumale N. (Bangalore, IN), Swingler; Joseph M. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Selecting an input/output tape volume cache
Patent Number: 8,667,238

Inventors: Nishikawa; Takayuki (Yao, JP), Sumi; Sadayuki (Ashiya, JP), Kamitsu; Tomohiro (Kobe, JP), Taniguchi; Ryo (Tsu, JP), Hirata; Masaya (Hirakata, JP), Sato; Shin (Katano, JP)
Title: Infrared detector and process for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,671,335

Inventors: Nishikobara; Tadanori (Atsugi, JP), Ishibe; Kazuhiko (Samukawa-machi, JP)
Title: Measuring apparatus and measuring method for pattern dependent jitter
Patent Number: 7,010,444

Inventors: Nishino; Shigehiro (Kyoto, JP), Ono; Ryoichi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Voltage division resistor for acceleration tubes, acceleration tube, and accelerator
Patent Number: 7,671,546

Inventors: Nito; Yasuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Kamo; Hisao (Ushiku, JP), Noguchi; Tetsuro (Hachioji, JP), Oguri; Isamu (Yokohama, JP), Herlambang; Olivia (Kawasaki, JP), Hatta; Naoya (Kawasaki, JP), Taguri; Ryo (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Inkjet recording medium
Patent Number: 8,663,757

Inventors: Noelke; Charles Joseph (Wilmington, DE), Swearingen; Steven H. (Wilmington, DE), Johnson; David William (Washington, WV)
Title: Monitoring column breakthrough in a process for removing fluorosurfactant from aqueous fluoropolymer dispersions
Patent Number: 7,671,111

Inventors: Noh; Dae-kyoung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Signal processing apparatus for applying AVC to delayed signals and a method thereof
Patent Number: 8,665,369

Inventors: Nomura; Hiroshi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Retractable lens barrel
Patent Number: 7,672,579

Inventors: Nomura; Hiroshi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Lens barrel incorporating the rotation transfer mechanism
Patent Number: 7,010,224

Inventors: Nubani; Samer I. (Santa Clara, CA), Prabhanjan; Mahidas (Sunnyvale, CA), Nguyen; Lisa H. (San Jose, CA), Tseng; David (Fremont, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for neighborhood discovery across disparate point-to-point networks
Patent Number: 7,673,061

Inventors: Nukada; Masaru (Kawasaki, JP), Takano; Nobuhiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and its control method
Patent Number: 8,667,262

Inventors: Nutter; Mark Richard (Austin, TX), Fossum; Gordon C. (Ausin, TX), Madruga; Joaquin (Round Rock, TX), Minor; Barry L. (Austin, TX)
Title: System and method for iterative interactive ray tracing in a multiprocessor environment
Patent Number: 8,665,271

Inventors: O'Connor; James A. (Ulster Park, NY)
Title: Dual hard disk drive system and method for dropped write detection and recovery
Patent Number: 8,667,326

Inventors: O'Doherty; Phelim A. (Dublin, IE), Smith; Patrick J. (Dublin, IE), Luna; Carlos (Dublin, IE), McCarthy; Sean D. (Dublin, IE)
Title: Method and apparatus for verifying a hologram and a credit card
Patent Number: 7,672,475

Inventors: O'Kane; Barbara L. (Franconia, VA)
Title: Method and system for rapidly and passively identifying changes in number of open pores in the skin of an individual
Patent Number: 8,663,108

Inventors: O'Shea; David J. (Costa Mesa, CA), Edmonds, Jr.; Bruce C. (Colombia, SC), Keating; Craig W. (Trabuco Canyon, CA), Aaron, Jr.; Larry D. (Irmo, SC), LeClerg; Frank E. (Hillsborough, OR), Binns; Frank (Hillsborough, OR)
Title: Bootstrap processor election mechanism on multiple cluster bus systems
Patent Number: 7,010,678

Inventors: O; Hugh Sungki (Fremont, CA), Shih; Chih-Ching (Pleasanton, CA), Huang; Cheng-Hsiung (Cupertino, CA), Liu; Yow-Juang Bill (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and device for electrostatic discharge protection
Patent Number: 7,671,416

Inventors: Oakenfull; Ian Edward (Queensland, AU)
Title: Micro grid bridge structures
Patent Number: 8,664,911

Inventors: Oda; Akihiro (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Electrical junction box
Patent Number: 7,671,608

Inventors: Oda; Akinori (Higashiyamato, JP)
Title: Portable information terminal
Patent Number: 7,672,700

Inventors: Odajima; Shingo (Tochigi, JP), Isshiki; Nobuyuki (Wakayama, JP), Oga; Hidetoshi (Tochigi, JP), Otsuka; Hitoshi (Tochigi, JP), Goto; Minoru (Tochigi, JP), Kawamata; Akira (Wakayama, JP)
Title: Wax composition and method for production thereof
Patent Number: 7,671,122

Inventors: Oddo; Remy (Sherbrooke, CA), Clavet; Christian (Sherbrooke, CA), LeBlanc; Gilles (Sullivan, CA), Ouellette; Sylvain (Sullivan, CA), Marsden; Alan John (Burlington, CA), Quesnel; William Dale (Burlington, CA)
Title: Anti-vibratory handle for percussive and other reciprocating tools
Patent Number: 7,669,290

Inventors: Odom; Gary (Portland, OR)
Title: Distributed multiple-tier task allocation
Patent Number: 8,667,065

Inventors: Odom; James Michael (Santa Fe, NM), Yelich; Scott D. (Santa Fe, NM)
Title: Real time network exchange with seller specified exchange parameters and interactive seller participation
Patent Number: 7,672,892

Inventors: Oe; Kunio (Chiryu, JP)
Title: Electric-component mounting system
Patent Number: 7,010,853

Inventors: Oesterle, Jr.; Kenneth C. (Livonia, MI)
Title: Method and apparatus for learning word pronunciation and spelling using a typeable phonetic alpabet
Patent Number: 7,011,524

Inventors: Ogasawara; Yoshikazu (Kagawa, JP), Ito; Noriaki (Kagawa, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method of manufacturing absorbent article
Patent Number: 8,663,421

Inventors: Ogawa; Yasunori (Suwa, JP), Kawai; Fumie (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Polarization converter, an illumination optical device having the polarization converter and projector
Patent Number: 7,011,412

Inventors: Ogawa; Yukio (Mitaka, JP), Ohira; Eiji (Hamura, JP), Katayama; Kazunori (Yokohama, JP), Hirai; Masaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method and system for supporting network system troubleshooting
Patent Number: 7,010,718

Inventors: Ogihara; Mitsuhiko (Hachioji, JP), Suzuki; Takahito (Hachioji, JP), Igari; Tomoki (Hachioji, JP), Fujiwara; Hiroyuki (Hachioji, JP), Sagimori; Tomohiko (Hachioji, JP), Furuta; Hironori (Hachioji, JP), Nakai; Yusuke (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Light emitting panel having a plurality of light emitting element arrays arranged in descending order of wavelength
Patent Number: 8,664,672

Inventors: Ogino; Kazuo (Tokyo, JP), Ichinose; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Katoh; Yasuko (Tokyo, JP), Kudo; Rieko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Process for producing glass and glass-melting apparatus thereof
Patent Number: 7,010,940

Inventors: Ogino; Yasushi (Kyoto, JP), Dejima; Hisashi (Kyoto, JP), Murai; Toshiaki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Discharge tube and stroboscopic device
Patent Number: 8,664,845

Inventors: Ogura; Akira (Tochigi, JP), Watanabe; Joji (Saitama, JP)
Title: Flexible channel for use on endoscope
Patent Number: 8,663,197

Inventors: Ohishi; Satoshi (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Hara; Kazuo (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Morioka; Yoshifumi (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Otani; Katsumi (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Kogai; Makoto (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Component and material traceability control apparatus, control method, control program, and control program memory medium
Patent Number: 7,010,378

Inventors: Ohmi; Tadahiro (Sendai, JP), Hirayama; Masaki (Sendai, JP), Sugawa; Shigetoshi (Sendai, JP), Goto; Tetsuya (Sendai, JP)
Title: Plasma processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,670,454

Inventors: Ohmori; Kiyoshige (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Method for creating mask pattern for circuit fabrication and method for verifying mask pattern for circuit fabrication
Patent Number: 7,010,775

Inventors: Ohshima; Hideaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus, control method and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,665,336

Inventors: Ohta; Yasuyuki (Suzuka, JP), Takeuchi; Masanori (Tsu, JP), Tsubata; Toshihide (Tsu, JP)
Title: Active matrix substrate and pixel defect correcting method therefor
Patent Number: 7,671,932

Inventors: Ohwada; Tetsu (Tokyo, JP), Osakada; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Oh-Hashi; Hideyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Bandstop filter having a main line and 1/4 wavelength resonators in proximity thereto
Patent Number: 7,671,707

Inventors: Oka; Junichi (Kyoto, JP), Katayama; Takeshi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Image recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,671,883

Inventors: Okada; Kunio (Iruma, JP)
Title: Broadcasting receiver and method of receiving a broadcasting wave
Patent Number: 7,672,654

Inventors: Okamoto; Michiaki (Yokkaichi, JP), Matsuoka; Hiroyuki (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Connector and a connector assembly
Patent Number: 7,011,536

Inventors: Okayasu; Kouji (Saitama, JP), Ishihara; Yoshinori (Saitama, JP)
Title: Exhaust gas temperature sensor inspecting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,670,047

Inventors: Okoniewski; Gregory G. (North Haven, CT)
Title: Lubricious coatings
Patent Number: 8,663,737

Inventors: Okumoto; Kazushige (Kariya, JP), Kusase; Shin (Oobu, JP)
Title: Automotive alternator having improved structure for effectively cooling field coil
Patent Number: 7,671,508

Inventors: Okuwaki; Daisaku (Yamanashi, JP), Miyashita; Junji (Yamanashi, JP)
Title: Planar light source
Patent Number: 7,011,442

Inventors: Olin; Alan D. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Flexible bag with resealable vertical pour spout
Patent Number: 7,011,448

Inventors: Omura; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Ikeda; Haruo (Kanagawa, JP), Ogasawara; Yumiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Strain belonging to the genus Streptomyces and being capable of producing nemadictin and process for producing nemadictin using the strain
Patent Number: 7,670,827

Inventors: Onaka; Junichiro (Wako, JP)
Title: In-vehicle image display apparatus
Patent Number: 8,665,331

Inventors: Onishi; Masahiko (Osaka, JP)
Title: Amplifier circuit and radio communication apparatus
Patent Number: 8,665,017

Inventors: Ooyabu; Yasunari (Ibaraki, JP), Nakamura; Toshitaka (Ibaraki, JP), Fujii; Hironaka (Ibaraki, JP), Ito; Hisataka (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Phosphor ceramic and light-emitting device
Patent Number: 8,664,678

Inventors: Ooyachi; Ken (Hiroshima, JP), Sakakibara; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Satoshi (Aichi, JP), Tasaka; Hiroshi (Aichi, JP), Satou; Masaaki (Aichi, JP)
Title: Equipment and process for the production of carbonated water
Patent Number: 7,669,837

Inventors: Ordiway; Timothy R. (Racine, WI)
Title: Sealable container cover
Patent Number: 7,011,228

Inventors: Orihara; Katsuhisa (Kanuma, JP)
Title: Antenna circuit, method for reducing resistance of antenna circuit, and transponder
Patent Number: 8,665,167

Inventors: Osawa; Kenro (Hachioji, JP), Ohyama; Nagaaki (Kawasaki, JP), Yamaguchi; Masahiro (Yokohama, JP), Obi; Takashi (Yokohama, JP), Ohya; Yuri (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Color image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,010,162

Inventors: Oshima; Kunio (Osaka, JP), Oshiyama; Takashi (Osaka, JP), Taira; Shinichi (Osaka, JP), Menjo; Yasuhiro (Osaka, JP), Yamabe; Hokuto (Osaka, JP), Matsumura; Shuuji (Osaka, JP), Ueda; Masataka (Osaka, JP), Koga; Yasuo (Osaka, JP), Tai; Kuninori (Osaka, JP), Nakayama; Sunao (Osaka, JP), Onogawa; Toshiyuki (Osaka, JP), Tsujimae; Kenji (Osaka, JP)
Title: Benzodiazepine compound and pharmaceutical composition
Patent Number: 8,664,217

Inventors: Oshio; Naomi (Kawasaki, JP), Otsuka; Naoji (Yokohama, JP), Iwasaki; Osamu (Tokyo, JP), Nakagawa; Yoshinori (Kawasaki, JP), Masuyama; Atsuhiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Liquid application device and inkjet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,669,989

Inventors: Otaka; Ken (Toyonaka, JP), Oohira; Daisuke (Minoo, JP), Okada; Satoshi (Takarazuka, JP)
Title: Malononitrile compounds and their use as pesticides
Patent Number: 7,011,838

Inventors: Otsuka; Naoji (Yokohama, JP), Nishikori; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP), Iwasaki; Osamu (Tokyo, JP), Chikuma; Toshiyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Bidirectional printing method and apparatus with reduced color unevenness
Patent Number: 7,011,391

Inventors: Ou; Runqing (Bridgewater, NJ), Eberts; Kenneth (Westfield, NJ), Skandan; Ganesh (Easton, PA), Lee; Sau Pei (Edison, NJ), Iezzi; Robert (Stone Harbor, NJ), Eberly; Daniel E. (Mine Hill, NJ)
Title: Self-healing polymer nanocomposite coatings for use on surfaces made of wood
Patent Number: 8,664,298

Inventors: Ou; Shukong (Winchester, MA)
Title: Independent role based authorization in boundary interface elements
Patent Number: 8,667,557

Inventors: Oumi; Manabu (Chiba, JP), Ichihara; Susumu (Chiba, JP), Niwa; Takashi (Chiba, JP), Kato; Kenji (Chiba, JP), Shinohara; Yoko (Chiba, JP), Maeda; Hidetaka (Chiba, JP), Kasama; Nobuyuki (Chiba, JP), Mitsuoka; Yasuyuki (Chiba, JP)
Title: Apparatus for forming optical aperture
Patent Number: 7,010,949

Inventors: Oxford; J. Craig (Nashville, TN), Shields; D. Michael (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Audio transducer
Patent Number: 7,672,472

Inventors: Oyama; Hiroshi (Aichi, JP)
Title: Software object verification method for real time system
Patent Number: 7,673,298

Inventors: Oyu; Kiyonori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing vertical MOS transistor
Patent Number: 7,670,911

Inventors: Ozaki; Teruo (Yokohama, JP), Saito; Ichiro (Yokohama, JP), Yokoyama; Sakai (Kawasaki, JP), Ono; Kenji (Setagaya-Ku, JP), Ibe; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP), Shibata; Kazuaki (Kawasaki, JP), Sakai; Toshiyasu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Ink jet print head substrate, ink jet print head, ink jet printing apparatus, and method of manufacturing ink jet print head substrate
Patent Number: 7,669,981

Inventors: Oziomek; James (Cuyahoga Falls, OH), Hall; James (Mogadore, OH), Antkowiak; Thomas (Rittman, OH)
Title: Functionalized polymers and tires made therefrom
Patent Number: 7,671,139

Inventors: Pacey; Larry J. (Chicago, IL), Massing; Scott A. (Lincolnwood, IL), Ward; Matthew J. (Northbrook, IL)
Title: Rotatable gaming display interfaces and gaming terminals with a rotatable display interface
Patent Number: 8,663,009

Inventors: Padron; Nicanor (Miami, FL), Padron; Jose Julian (Miami, FL)
Title: Health services delivery system with incentives
Patent Number: 7,672,857

Inventors: Paek; Eung Gi (Germantown, MD), Parent; Mark G (Port Tobacco, MD), Choe; Joon Y (Potomac, MD)
Title: Antenna calibration method and system
Patent Number: 7,671,799

Inventors: Page; Michael (Oxford, GB)
Title: Data transmission
Patent Number: 7,672,414

Inventors: Pai; Jason (Shenkeng Township, Taipei County, TW)
Title: Connecting device with cable
Patent Number: 7,670,169

Inventors: Palacios Orueta; Angel (Madrid, ES)
Title: System, method, computer program and data structure which are used to facilitate language understanding and/or language learning
Patent Number: 8,662,895

Inventors: Palanduz; Cengiz A. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Method of fabricating thin dielectric film and thin film capacitor including the dielectric film
Patent Number: 7,011,726

Inventors: Palmer; Richard Edward (Stourbridge, GB), Robinson; Alex (Birmingham, GB), Preece; Jon Andrew (Birmingham, GB)
Title: Resist material and method for forming a patterned resist layer on a substrate
Patent Number: 7,670,749

Inventors: Pan; Jung-Lin (Selden, NY), Yang; Rui (Greenlawn, NY), Reznik; Alexander (Titusville, NJ)
Title: Wireless communication method and apparatus for generating a serving grant based on a received relative grant
Patent Number: 7,672,256

Inventors: Pandey; Vinayak (Chandler, AZ), Wang; Mingji (Chandler, AZ), Tran; Donald T. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Socket that engages a pin grid array
Patent Number: 7,670,167

Inventors: Pandit; Aniruddha B. (Maharashtra, IN), Patil; Mohan Narayan (Maharashtra, IN)
Title: Process for the preparation of nanoscale particles of elastic material
Patent Number: 7,671,113

Inventors: Panikkar; Adarsh (Tacoma, WA), Ashby; Wayne C. (San Jose, CA), Kolla; Abhimanyu (Tacoma, WA)
Title: Non-integer word size translation through rotation of different buffer alignment channels
Patent Number: 7,672,335

Inventors: Papke; Clark S. (Cortland, NE), Pryor; Justin L. (Firth, NE)
Title: Front rotary cutting deck having center step with front viewport
Patent Number: 7,669,873

Inventors: Paratore; Bernardo (Doylestown, PA), Brewer; Richard M. (Ijamsville, MD)
Title: Method and apparatus for teaching music concepts
Patent Number: 8,662,894

Inventors: Pare; Robert E. (Bow, WA)
Title: Bicycle thrust apparatus
Patent Number: 8,668,219

Inventors: Parekh; Kunal R. (Boise, ID)
Title: Methods of forming semiconductor constructions
Patent Number: 7,670,898

Inventors: Park; Andrew D. (Midlothian, VA)
Title: Lightweight soft body-armor product
Patent Number: 7,010,811

Inventors: Park; Chang Won (Kyunggi-do, KR), Jeon; Ki Man (Kyunggi-do, KR), Kim; Young Hwan (Kyunggi-do, KR), Son; Jae Gi (Kyunggi-do, KR), Yi; Hyun Bean (Kyunggi-do, KR), Park; Sung Ju (Kyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Interconnect delay fault test controller and test apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,673,203

Inventors: Park; Hyung Ho (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method for conducting HARQ with a wireless communications system
Patent Number: 8,667,357

Inventors: Park; Jae-Hyun (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Oh; Jae-Hee (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Se-Ho (Seoul, KR), Jeong; Won-Cheol (Seoul, KR)
Title: Phase change memory cells having a cell diode and a bottom electrode self-aligned with each other
Patent Number: 7,671,395

Inventors: Park; Ken-Ha (Seoul, KR), Yoon; Sang-Won (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kwon; Woo-Il (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Moon-Kyeong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for controlling devices based on NFC and device control system using the same
Patent Number: 8,665,829

Inventors: Park; Tea-Jin (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Exhaust pipe having turbulence wings and an exhaust system
Patent Number: 7,670,399

Inventors: Park; Yong Cheol (Gwachon-si, KR)
Title: Write-once optical disc, and method and apparatus for recording/playback management information on/from optical disc
Patent Number: 7,672,208

Inventors: Park; Young-gook (Suwon, KR)
Title: Image printing apparatus and method of controlling thereof
Patent Number: 7,010,238

Inventors: Park; Young-Joon (Gwacheon, KR), Hyun; Chang-Keun (Suwon, KR)
Title: Revaprazan-containing solid dispersion and process for the preparation thereof
Patent Number: 8,663,658

Inventors: Parkes; Eric John (Junction City, OR), Allen, Jr.; Dale I. (Creswell, OR)
Title: Flexible plumbing assembly for a vehicle
Patent Number: 8,668,237

Inventors: Parks; Derrick J. (Belmont, CA), Rocchio; Michael J. (Hayward, CA), Naydo; Kyle A. (Mountain View, CA), Wightman; Dennis E. (Cupertino, CA), Smith; Adrian E. (Belmont, CA)
Title: Powder filling systems, apparatus and methods
Patent Number: 7,669,617

Inventors: Parthasarathy; Srinivasan (Hawthorne, NY), Turaga; Deepak S. (Hawthorne, NY), Verscheure; Olivier (Hawthorne, NY)
Title: Configuring classifier trees and classifying data
Patent Number: 8,666,988

Inventors: Pastore; Joseph M. (Woodbury, MN), Salo; Rodney W. (Fridley, MN), Carlson; Gerrard M. (Champlin, MN), Kramer; Andrew P. (Stillwater, MN), Ding; Jiang (Maplewood, MN), Yu; Yinghong (Shoreview, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for using heart rate variability as a safety check in electrical therapies
Patent Number: 7,672,725

Inventors: Patel; Satishchandra P. (Livingston, NJ)
Title: Pharmaceutical compositions
Patent Number: 7,670,618

Inventors: Patterson; Patrick E. (Arlington, VA)
Title: Tracking electronic content
Patent Number: 7,673,059

Inventors: Paulig; Gerd (Olbronn-Durrn, DE), Schmitt; Jochen (Malsch, DE)
Title: Holding device for a sprinkler nozzle
Patent Number: 8,668,172

Inventors: Peaker; Martin (Chester, GB), Chan; David (Flintshire, GB)
Title: Suspension trailing arm
Patent Number: 7,669,866

Inventors: Pei; Yun Zhang (Beijing, CN), Shao; Ling (Beijing, CN), Xie; Dong (Beijing, CN)
Title: Channel merging method for VOD system
Patent Number: 7,673,318

Inventors: Penanen; Konstantin I. (Glendale, CA), Eom; Byeong H (Pasadena, CA), Hahn; Inseob (La Crescenta, CA)
Title: Low field SQUID MRI devices, components and methods
Patent Number: 7,671,587

Inventors: Peridon; Marlyn (Bossier City, LA)
Title: Infant car seat stroller
Patent Number: 7,011,316

Inventors: Perie; Jean-Claude (Montauban, FR)
Title: Eyeglasses of the rimless type with wire branches
Patent Number: 7,670,000

Inventors: Perlman; Stephen G. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: System and method for recording a signal using a central point of control
Patent Number: 7,673,322

Inventors: Perrone; Joseph Anthony (Long Beach, MS)
Title: Medal mounting device
Patent Number: 7,010,875

Inventors: Petersen; Hans Kurt (Kolding, DK)
Title: Solenoid actuated valve with a damping device
Patent Number: 7,669,832

Inventors: Peterson; Edward Douglas (El Cajon, CA), Huckell; Gary Robert (San Diego, CA)
Title: System for multiplying communications capacity on a time domain multiple access network using slave channeling
Patent Number: 7,672,231

Inventors: Peterson; Milford J. (Austin, TX)
Title: System and method of power management for computer processor systems
Patent Number: 7,673,160

Inventors: Petitjean; Dominque (Jullenrupt, FR), Arnold; Phillipe (Henncourt, FR), Dupont; Guillaumo (Villers sur marne, FR), Ruquert; Anthony (Epinal, FR)
Title: Stepped outer diameter semi-floating bearing
Patent Number: 7,670,056

Inventors: Petrenko; Valery A. (Auburn, AL), Vodyanoy; Vitaly J. (Auburn, AL), Sykora; Jennifer Cannon (Tallahassee, AL)
Title: Method of forming monolayers of phage-derived products and used thereof
Patent Number: 7,670,765

Inventors: Pettigrew; David (Corvallis, OR), Koll; Andrew (Albany, OR), Hanks; Darwin Mitchel (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Optical disk labeling system and method
Patent Number: 7,671,880

Inventors: Phan; Tu Thien (Stanton, CA)
Title: Casino card game
Patent Number: 8,668,202

Inventors: Philipp; Jan Boris (Peekskill, NY), Happ; Thomas (Tarrytown, NY)
Title: Integrated circuit having contact including material between sidewalls
Patent Number: 7,671,353

Inventors: Phillips; Andrew W (Saline, MI), Hart; James M (Belleville, MI), Wittkopp; Scott H (Ypsilanti, MI), Carey; Clinton E (Monroe, MI)
Title: 8-speed transmission
Patent Number: 7,670,247

Inventors: Phillips; Daja (Mountain View, CA), Wolff; Gregory J. (Redwood City, CA), Hull; Jonathan J. (San Carlos, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for using a person digital assistant to interface with a communication station
Patent Number: 7,010,635

Inventors: Phillips; David M. (Huber Heights, OH), Mantz; Robert A. (Dayton, OH), Trulove; Paul C. (Annapolis, MD), DeLong; Hugh C. (Waldorf, MD)
Title: Solubilization and reconstitution of silk using ionic liquids
Patent Number: 7,671,178

Inventors: Piazza; Kevin (Santa Ana, CA), Matsubayashi; Don (Tustin, CA)
Title: Assigning a network address for a virtual device to virtually extend the functionality of a network device
Patent Number: 8,667,574

Inventors: Pickersgill; Iain F. (Newtown, PA), Cheesman; Edward H. (Lunenburg, MA)
Title: Methods for preparing 2-alkynyladenosine derivatives
Patent Number: 7,671,191

Inventors: Pier; Gerald B. (Brookline, MA), Wang; Julia (Brookline, MA), McKenney; David (Quincy, MA)
Title: Polysaccharide vaccine for staphylococcal infections
Patent Number: 8,663,654

Inventors: Pierson; Douglas C. (Slayton, MN)
Title: Applying liquid biodegrading agents to guided harvest residue
Patent Number: 8,667,769

Inventors: Piretti; Alessandro (Bologna, IT)
Title: Chair with tilting backrest
Patent Number: 8,668,267

Inventors: Plantamura; Bernard (Octeville-sur-Mer, FR)
Title: Installation for heating the bodies of preforms for blow-moulding containers
Patent Number: 8,662,876

Inventors: Plants; William C. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Deglitching circuits for a radiation-hardened static random access memory based programmable architecture
Patent Number: 7,672,153

Inventors: Pogrebinsky; Dmitry (Hadera, IL)
Title: Personal computer bus protocol with error correction mode
Patent Number: 7,673,170

Inventors: Poilbout; Francois (Paris, FR)
Title: Suspension control device, vehicle comprising said device, production method thereof and associated program
Patent Number: 7,672,766

Inventors: Poliner; Graham E. (Merritt Island, FL), Mandel; Michael I. (Conshohocken, PA), Ellis; Daniel P. W. (New York, NY)
Title: Methods, systems, and media for music classification
Patent Number: 7,672,916

Inventors: Poloni; Alfredo (Fogliano Redipuglia, IT), De Luca; Andrea (Remanzacco, IT), David; Claudio (Udine, IT)
Title: Control device of a stopper-rod
Patent Number: 7,670,546

Inventors: Poloso; Anthony (Praireville, LA), Mika; Allen T (Baton Rouge, LA)
Title: Impact strength improvement of regrind
Patent Number: 7,670,523

Inventors: Poole; Damon B. (Westford, MA)
Title: System for estimating a software product release time from version information
Patent Number: 8,667,465

Inventors: Popp; Christian (Kressbronn, DE), Allgaier; Bernd (Kressbronn, DE)
Title: Method for operating a drive train
Patent Number: 7,670,257

Inventors: Porscha; Peter (Kelkheim, DE)
Title: Multi-phase fluid distributor for a bundled-tube reactor
Patent Number: 7,670,572

Inventors: Potter, IV; Orville Jay (Seattle, WA), Gerber; Peter (Sammamish, WA), Robinson; Michael Paul (Redmond, WA)
Title: Test services provider
Patent Number: 7,010,454

Inventors: Potter; Raymond Gary (Southbury, CT)
Title: Attachment and release apparatus for a centrifuge rotor cover
Patent Number: 7,011,618

Inventors: Pradhan; Braja Sundar (Andhra Pradesh, IN)
Title: Process for the synthesis of 4-(dimethylsilyl) butylferrocene
Patent Number: 8,664,417

Inventors: Prasky; Brian R. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Alexander; Gregory W. (Pflugerville, TX), Bonanno; James J. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Tsai; Aaron (Poughkeepsie, NY), Weinberg; Joshua M. (Bronx, NY)
Title: High performance cache translation look-aside buffer (TLB) lookups using multiple page size prediction
Patent Number: 8,667,258

Inventors: Prentice; Wayne E. (Honeoye Falls, NY), Guidash; Robert M. (Rochester, NY), Razavi; Frank (Fairport, NY)
Title: Indoor/outdoor scene detection using GPS
Patent Number: 8,665,340

Inventors: Pretorius; Gerard (Lyttelton, ZA)
Title: Method of producing titanium
Patent Number: 7,670,407

Inventors: Price; Paul A. (La Jolla, CA), Johansen; Julia S. (Frederiksberg, DK)
Title: YKL-40 as a marker and prognostic indicator for cancers
Patent Number: 7,670,599

Inventors: Price; William D. (Midland, MI), Dawkins; Richard R. (Saginaw, MI)
Title: Method for making a multicompartment thermoplastic bag
Patent Number: 7,011,615

Inventors: Prior; Gregory P. (Birmingham, MI)
Title: Vented gear drive assembly for a supercharger
Patent Number: 7,669,586

Inventors: Prock; John William (Raymore, MO), Oroskar; Siddharth S. (Overland Park, KS), Landuyt; Kurt M. (Parkville, MO), Goyal; Anoop Kumar (Overland Park, KS)
Title: Providing concurrent voice and data capabilities using a single communication path
Patent Number: 8,666,356

Inventors: Pruett; James A. (Plano, TX), Shacklee; Frank L. (Whitesboro, TX)
Title: Armor for an electronically scanned array
Patent Number: 7,671,801

Inventors: Pryor; Timothy R. (Windsor, Ontario, CA)
Title: Reconfigurable tactile controls and displays
Patent Number: 7,671,851

Inventors: Puryear; Martin G. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Extensible kernel-mode audio processing architecture
Patent Number: 7,673,306

Inventors: Puzio; Piotr (Mariakerke, BE), Blasing; Oliver (Potsdam, DE), Thimm; Oliver (Berlin, DE), Ritte; Gerhard (Potzdam, DE), Schon; Hardy (Berlin, DE)
Title: Plants with increased yield
Patent Number: 8,664,475

Inventors: Pyeon; Hong Beom (Kanata, CA)
Title: Package-level integrated circuit connection without top metal pads or bonding wire
Patent Number: 8,664,748

Inventors: Qian; Feng (Buffalo Grove, IL), Yang; Hong Kui (San Diego, CA), Czaja; Stanislaw (Cardiff, CA)
Title: Reverse-link structure for a multi-carrier communication system
Patent Number: 7,672,286

Inventors: Qing; Shuping (Princeton, NJ), Shen; Hong (Plainsboro, NJ)
Title: Method for analyzing medical image data using level set
Patent Number: 7,672,493

Inventors: Qiu; Xiao (Saskatoon, CA), Hong; Haiping (Morrisville, NC)
Title: Fad4, Fad5, Fad5-2, and Fad6, novel fatty acid desaturase family members and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,671,252

Inventors: Quake; Stephen R. (San Marino, CA), Hansen; Carl L. (Pasadena, CA), Berger; James M. (Kensington, CA)
Title: High throughput screening of crystallization of materials
Patent Number: 7,670,429

Inventors: Quake; Stephen R. (Stanford, CA), Volksmuth; Wayne D. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for analysis and sorting of polynucleotides based on size
Patent Number: 7,670,471

Inventors: Quetel; Francois (Octeville sur Mer, FR), Demare; Jerome (Octeville sur Mer, FR)
Title: Oven for the thermal conditioning of preforms made of a thermoplastic material
Patent Number: 8,662,872

Inventors: Rabie; Sameh (Kanata, CA), Magd; Osama Aboul (Kanata, CA)
Title: Method and system for quality of service support for ethernet multiservice interworking over multiprotocol label switching
Patent Number: 8,665,900

Inventors: Rachmady; Willy (Beaverton, OR), Radosavljevic; Marko (Beaverton, OR), Hudait; Mantu K. (Portland, OR), Metz; Matthew V (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Selective high-k dielectric film deposition for semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,670,894

Inventors: Rader; Thomas (Reutlingen, DE), Haeussler; Alexander (Heidelberg, DE), Kaestner; Frank (Bietigheim-Bissingen, DE)
Title: Control circuit for a controlled electro-magnetic valve of an automotive braking system
Patent Number: 7,011,379

Inventors: Rainnie; Hedley (Santa Clara, CA), Vu; Chuong (San Jose, CA), Janofsky; Eric (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Wearable access point
Patent Number: 7,672,695

Inventors: Ramakrishnan; Bhiksha (Watertown, MA), Schmidt-Nielsen; Bent (Lexington, MA), Turicchia; Lorenzo (Cambridge, MA), Sarpeshkar; Rahul (Arlington, MA)
Title: Method and system for FFT-based companding for automatic speech recognition
Patent Number: 7,672,842

Inventors: Randleman; Sean A. (Spring Bay, IL), Linder; Timothy J. (Morton, IL), Hammerton; Mark Wayne (Peoria, IL), Mishra; Rajesh (Dunlap, IL), Higdon; Dale B. (Dunlap, IL), Isolehto; Ahti J. (Dubuque, IA), Jenne; Thomas A. (Peoria, IL), Allen; Daniel K. (Princeville, IL)
Title: Stamped roof panel for a utility vehicle cab
Patent Number: 8,668,255

Inventors: Randolph; Ross Steven (Rockaway, NJ), Bertram; Paul (Franklin, MA)
Title: Bottle assembly
Patent Number: 7,669,725

Inventors: Rangan; Giri (Bangalore, IN), Sharma; Bhupendra (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Input sampling network that avoids undesired transient voltages
Patent Number: 7,671,776

Inventors: Rangheard; Claudine (Lyons, FR), Olivier-Bourbigou; Helene (Saint Genis-Laval, FR), Proriol; David (Brignais, FR)
Title: Process for the preparation of a catalyst composition for dimerization, codimerization and oligomerization of olefins
Patent Number: 8,664,345

Inventors: Rao; YuanQiao (Pittsford, NY), Chen; Janglin (Rochester, NY), Ishikawa; Tomohiro (Rochester, NY)
Title: Control of birefringence dispersion utilizing nanocomposites
Patent Number: 8,663,794

Inventors: Raterman; Donald R. (Deerfield, IL), Graves; Bradford T. (Arlington Heights, IL), Stromme; Lars R. (Arlington Heights, IL), Bauch; Aaron M. (Boxborrow, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for currency discrimination and counting
Patent Number: 7,672,499

Inventors: Rathsack; Benjamen M. (Austin, TX), Nafus; Kathleen (Leuven, BE), Scheer; Steven (Austin, TX)
Title: Enhanced process yield using a hot-spot library
Patent Number: 7,673,278

Inventors: Raulin; Loic (Plaisance du Touch, FR), Piquet; Hubert (Garrigues, FR), Roboam; Xavier (Colomiers, FR), Foch; Henri (Toulouse, FR), Regnier; Jeremi (Toulouse, FR)
Title: Device for controlling power transfer between two cores of a direct current network
Patent Number: 7,671,484

Inventors: Rawlinson; Rodney Ian (2196 Sandton, ZA)
Title: Laterally-leaning four wheeled vehicle
Patent Number: 7,669,864

Inventors: Rebsdorf; Anders Varming (Skanderborg, DK)
Title: Wind turbine and a shaft for a wind turbine
Patent Number: 8,664,792

Inventors: Reeb; Georg (Buehl Eisental, DE), Muschelknautz; Claudius (Buehl, DE)
Title: Spring-elastic axial seal
Patent Number: 8,668,204

Inventors: Reed; David C. (Tucson, AZ), Reed; Thomas C. (Tucson, AZ), Smith; Max D. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Ensuring partitioned dataset extended (PDSE) critical dataset redundancy (CDR)
Patent Number: 8,666,947

Inventors: Reed; David Charles (Tucson, AZ), Sheridan; Jeffrey Thomas (Tucson, AZ), Smith; Max Douglas (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Session-controlled-access of client data by support personnel
Patent Number: 8,667,606

Inventors: Reed; John T. (Royal Oak, MI), Elia; Paul (West Bloomfield, MI)
Title: Automotive vehicle body having tailor welded blanks
Patent Number: 7,011,361

Inventors: Reichelt; Claudia (Leipzig, DE), Schulze; Alexander (Bad Liebenwerda, DE), Daghish; Mohammed (Leipzig, DE), Ludwig; Friedrich-Alexander (Leipzig, DE), Heinicke; Jochen (Leipzig, DE), Herrmann; Konrad (Grimma, DE), Schuster; Maj (Leipzig, DE), Letschert; Sven (Leipzig, DE), Mugridge; Kenneth (Leipzig, DE), DeAngelo; Joseph (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Substituted 5H-pyrimido[5,4-B]indoles, method for the production thereof and use thereof for treating non-solid malignant tumors of the blood-producing system
Patent Number: 8,664,233

Inventors: Repin; Dmitriy (Katy, TX)
Title: Method for locating underground deposits of hydrocarbon including a method for highlighting an object in a three dimensional scene
Patent Number: 7,671,867

Inventors: Resnic; Daniel (Culver City, CA)
Title: Condom
Patent Number: 8,667,968

Inventors: Reusche; Thomas K. (Elburn, IL), Chumbley; Philip E. (Aurora, IL)
Title: Pet platform assembly
Patent Number: 7,669,556

Inventors: Reynolds; Dennis D. (Greenville, PA)
Title: Adjustable gable end line puller
Patent Number: 7,669,343

Inventors: Reynolds; Richard L. (Hilton Head Island, SC)
Title: Laminated nut with center tension sleeve
Patent Number: 7,670,092

Inventors: Rhoads; Geoffrey B. (West Linn, OR)
Title: Detecting hidden auxiliary code signals in media
Patent Number: 7,672,477

Inventors: Richardson; Line C. (Airdrie, CA)
Title: Solar powered attachable light
Patent Number: 8,668,349

Inventors: Richardson; Ross (Auchterarder, GB)
Title: Vacuum cleaner providing filter-absence detection
Patent Number: 8,667,639

Inventors: Richardson; Tom (South Orange, NJ), Novichkov; Vladimir (Glenview, IL)
Title: Node processors for use in parity check decoders
Patent Number: 7,673,223

Inventors: Richmond; Julian (Kennesaw, GA)
Title: Holding apparatus for a portable electronic device
Patent Number: 8,668,123

Inventors: Riegelsberger; Edward (Fremont, CA)
Title: System and method for adjusting delay of an audio signal
Patent Number: 7,010,370

Inventors: Rigney; Brian P. (Louisville, CO), Sheh; Edgar D. (San Jose, CA), Weerasooriya; Siri S. (Campbell, CA), Smith; Brandon P. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Disk drive adjusting gain and offset of BEMF velocity sensor during self writing of spiral tracks
Patent Number: 8,665,551

Inventors: Ripberger; Richard A. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Management of copy services relationships via policies specified on resource groups
Patent Number: 8,667,497

Inventors: Ripley; Barry (Safety Harbor, FL)
Title: Adjustable weight dumbell
Patent Number: 7,011,611

Inventors: Risan; Hank (Santa Cruz, CA), Fitzgerald; Edward Vincent (Santa Cruz, CA)
Title: Preventing unauthorized distribution of media content within a global network
Patent Number: 8,667,299

Inventors: Ritter; Simone Monika (Mainz, DE), Woelfel; Ute (Mainz-Laubenheim, DE), Schreder; Bianca (Frankfurt, DE), Hansen; Stefanie (Gensingen, DE)
Title: Lead and arsenic free optical glass with high refractive index
Patent Number: 7,670,973

Inventors: Rizzo; Michael F. (Cortlandt Manor, NY)
Title: Shellfish cracking utensil
Patent Number: 8,662,966

Inventors: Robert; Nicolas (Le Havre, FR), Lerestif; Jean-Michel (Yvetot, FR), Lecouve; Jean-Pierre (Le Havre, FR), Gaillard; Marina (Orleans, FR), Meunier; Loic (Vennecy, FR), Letellier; Philippe (Orleans, FR), Boiret; Mathieu (Orleans, FR)
Title: Synthesis process, and crystalline form of 4-{3-[cis-hexahydrocyclopenta[c]pyrrol-2(1H)-yl]proxy}benzamide hydrochloride and pharmaceutical compositions containing it
Patent Number: 8,664,408

Inventors: Roberts; Aaron J. (Jamestown, ND)
Title: Air cargo rollout stop
Patent Number: 8,668,416

Inventors: Roberts; Brian J. (Carlsbad, CA), Petch; David B. (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Counter top ticket dispenser, display, and writing stand
Patent Number: 7,011,381

Inventors: Roberts; David (Kennett Square, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for the non-invasive imaging of anatomic tissue structures
Patent Number: 7,672,708

Inventors: Roberts; Terrance Monty (Fayetteville, AR), Waldack; Brad (Fayetteville, AR)
Title: Water saving flapper valve weight apparatus
Patent Number: 8,667,619

Inventors: Robertson; Jonas J. (Harvey, LA), Currie; Robert M. (Dollard-Des-Ormeaux, Quebec, CA)
Title: Illuminated power strip and electrical outlet
Patent Number: 7,011,422

Inventors: Roelofs; Mark Gerrit (Hockessin, DE), Teasley; Mark F. (Landenberg, PA)
Title: Process to prepare crosslinkable trifluorostyrene polymers and membranes
Patent Number: 8,664,282

Inventors: Rofougaran; Ahmadreza (Reza) (Marina Del Ray, CA)
Title: Radio frequency integrated circuit electro-static discharge circuit
Patent Number: 7,010,279

Inventors: Rogg; Andreas (Lubeck, DE)
Title: Steering drive for a steered wheel of an industrial truck, particularly a rear wheel of a three-wheeled industrial truck
Patent Number: 7,669,684

Inventors: Rolla; Philip (Bruzella, CH)
Title: Waterjet propulsion system and method for a marine vehicle
Patent Number: 8,668,533

Inventors: Roohparvar; Frankie F. (Miltitas, CA)
Title: Status register to improve initialization of a synchronous memory
Patent Number: 7,010,643

Inventors: Rosiello; Keith (Shrewsbury, MA)
Title: Blood product transfer system
Patent Number: 7,011,742

Inventors: Roslak; Thomas K. (Eastport, NY), Petrovich; Adam (Pittsburgh, PA), Swartz; Jerome (Old Field, NY), Jenkins; Ian (Stony Brook, NY), Pellaumail; John (Wargrave, GB)
Title: Personal shopping system
Patent Number: 7,010,501

Inventors: Rosso; Paul A. (Sheboygan Falls, WI)
Title: Gerotor and method of assembling the same
Patent Number: 7,669,577

Inventors: Rowe; Roger A. (New York, NY), Turkel; Karl (New York, NY)
Title: System and method for citizen requests for assistance
Patent Number: 8,666,031

Inventors: Rubin; Michael H. (Evanston, IL), Smialek; Michael Robert (Glenview, IL)
Title: Parser, code generator, and data calculation and transformation engine for spreadsheet calculations
Patent Number: 7,010,779

Inventors: Rudolph; Chris (Camas, WA), Murrett; Mac (Portland, OR), Revis; Kurt (Portland, OR)
Title: Web widgets
Patent Number: 8,667,415

Inventors: Rudolph; Eric H. (Woodville, WA), Miller; Daniel J. (Carnation, WA)
Title: Methods and systems for processing multi-media editing projects
Patent Number: 7,673,013

Inventors: Ruedinger; Christoph (Starnberg, DE)
Title: Method for producing carboxylic acids having 1-3 carbon atoms from renewable resources
Patent Number: 8,663,955

Inventors: Ruedinger; Christoph (Starnberg, DE), Eberle; Hans-Juergen (Munich, DE), Soler; Andrea (Darmstadt, DE), Vogel; Herbert (Nauheim, DE)
Title: Method for the continuous production of 2-butanone in hot pressurized water having an added electrolyte
Patent Number: 8,664,449

Inventors: Ruess; Andreas (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Internal combustion engine with motor brake
Patent Number: 7,010,918

Inventors: Rush; Derek (Gilroy, CA)
Title: Systems for safe carriage and deployment of hand-held non-lethal/lethal deployable devices
Patent Number: 7,669,742

Inventors: Rytlewski; Gary (League City, TX), Pulat; Ozgur (Missouri City, TX)
Title: Atomic battery powered downhole completions assembly
Patent Number: 8,668,008

Inventors: Ryu; Doo-Young (Suwon, KR), Namkung; Koan-Seog (Suwon, KR)
Title: Drum type washing machine
Patent Number: 7,010,942

Inventors: Saab; Mark A. (Lowell, MA)
Title: Multi-lumen heat transfer catheter systems
Patent Number: 8,663,191

Inventors: Sahoda; Tsutomu (Kawasaki, JP), Shimai; Futoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Sato; Akihiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Coating device and nozzle managing method
Patent Number: 8,667,924

Inventors: Saito; Chiyo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Evaluation method of perpendicular magnetic recording medium and manufacturing method of perpendicular magnetic recording medium
Patent Number: 8,665,541

Inventors: Saito; Hiroshi (Neyagawa, JP)
Title: Image coding device and method
Patent Number: 7,010,170

Inventors: Saito; Mamoru (Tokyo, JP), Une; Hideho (Tokyo, JP), Iguchi; Kazuaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, program, and recording medium
Patent Number: 8,665,343

Inventors: Sakyu; Fuyuhiko (Saitama, JP), Hibino; Yasuo (Shiki, JP)
Title: Method for producing 3,3,3-trifluoropropene
Patent Number: 8,664,457

Inventors: Salaverry; Peter C. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Turbine with turbulence inducing surface
Patent Number: 8,662,854

Inventors: Salonia; James Philip (Colebrook, NH), Salonia; Philip James (Errol, NH)
Title: Bicycle steering disk brake and stabilizer
Patent Number: 7,011,324

Inventors: Salsbury; Marc (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling and measuring aspects of time-varying combined light
Patent Number: 8,664,864

Inventors: Samimy; Mohammad (Worthington, OH), Adamovich; Igor (Powell, OH)
Title: Localized arc filament plasma actuators for noise mitigation and mixing enhancement
Patent Number: 7,669,404

Inventors: Sampsell; Jeffrey B. (Pueblo West, CO), Miles; Mark W. (Atlanta, GA), Chui; Clarence (San Jose, CA), Kothari; Manish (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Separable modulator
Patent Number: 7,672,035

Inventors: Sampson; Scott E. (Orem, UT)
Title: Communication management using a token action log
Patent Number: 7,010,565

Inventors: Sander; Wendell B. (Los Gatos, CA), Meck; Ronald A. (Soquel, CA), McCune, Jr.; Earl W. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Communications signal amplifiers having independent power control and amplitude modulation
Patent Number: 7,010,276

Inventors: Sanders; Nigel Hugh (Toronto, CA), Smith; Anthony Gregory (Bath, GB), Thomas; David Michael (Bristol, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus of coating articles
Patent Number: 7,669,546

Inventors: Sandhu; Gurtej S. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method and apparatus for depositing films
Patent Number: 7,011,733

Inventors: Sandstrom; Paul Harry (Cuyahoga Falls, OH), Cronin; Steven Wayne (Akron, OH), Lippello, III; Thomas Charles (Fairlawn, OH), Keto; Mark Alan (Ravenna, OH), Kraus; Larry Alan (Uniontown, OH)
Title: Tire with tread
Patent Number: 7,671,126

Inventors: Sandstrom; Paul Harry (Cuyahoga Falls, OH), Neubauer; Robert Anthony (Medina, OH)
Title: Vehicle wheel made with precured and foamed elastomeric material and method
Patent Number: 7,670,448

Inventors: Sankolli; Prashant Prabhakar (Bangalore, IN), Anderson; James Peter (Clifton Park, NY), Mortzheim; Jason Paul (Gloversville, NY)
Title: Adjustable support apparatus for steam turbine nozzle assembly
Patent Number: 8,662,830

Inventors: Sano; Yoshitake (Machida, JP)
Title: System, apparatus and method for reading data
Patent Number: 7,672,980

Inventors: Santana; Michael E. (Humble, TX)
Title: Expandable shield
Patent Number: 8,668,277

Inventors: Sappenfield; Christopher C. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Rotary units, rotary mechanisms, and related applications
Patent Number: 8,668,618

Inventors: Sappenfield; Christopher C. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Rotary units, rotary mechanisms, and related applications
Patent Number: 8,668,619

Inventors: Sappenfield; Christopher C. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Cleaning implements, cleaning material components, and related methods
Patent Number: 8,662,781

Inventors: Sapra; Puja (Edison, NJ)
Title: Treatment of non-hodgkin's lymphomas with multi-arm polymeric conjugates of 7-ethyl-10-hydroxycamtothecin
Patent Number: 7,671,067

Inventors: Saranchuk; Theodore Charles (Northwood, OH), Marksberry; Donald Edward (Carrollton, TX)
Title: Low temperature heat engine
Patent Number: 7,010,920

Inventors: Sarkisyan; Samvel (San Diego, CA), Lundquist; Paul B. (Vail, AZ), Wilson; Eric A. (Tucson, AZ), Heideman; Kyle Christian (Sierra Vista, AZ)
Title: Multi-pass optical system for a pump laser
Patent Number: 8,665,516

Inventors: Sasagawa; Nobuyuki (Tachikawa, JP), Kimura; Yoshiharu (Fuchu, JP), Kunou; Masaaki (Hachioji, JP), Hasegawa; Mineo (Hachioji, JP), Yamaguchi; Hideki (Kyoto, JP), Maruta; Ayako (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Composition for forming ink-receiver layer, method of producing the same, and printing base
Patent Number: 7,671,116

Inventors: Sasahara; Jun (Kawagoe, JP), Braithwaite; Daniel (Rowland Heights, CA), Cha; Suk-Won (Stanford, CA), Fabian; Tibor (Menlo Park, CA), Kubota; Tadahiro (Asaka, JP), Kuriyama; Nariaki (Fujimi, JP), Lee; Sang-Joon John (Sunnyvale, CA), O'Hayre; Ryan (Castle Rock, CO), Prinz; Friedrich B. (Woodside, CA), Saito; Yuji (Palo Alto, CA), Suzuki; Toshifumi (Fuchu, JP)
Title: Fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,670,699

Inventors: Sasaki; Daisuke (Osaka, JP)
Title: Coaxial connector
Patent Number: 8,668,521

Inventors: Sasaki; Shinobu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Library device
Patent Number: 7,672,755

Inventors: Sato; Keiji (Miyagi, JP), Hayashi; Ryuichiro (Miyagi, JP), Oikawa; Kenji (Miyagi, JP), Asano; Takeharu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Laser diode
Patent Number: 7,672,349

Inventors: Sato; Kenta (Kamiina-gun, JP)
Title: Pressure sensor
Patent Number: 8,667,849

Inventors: Sato; Kimihiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Hot gas blowing fan
Patent Number: 7,670,118

Inventors: Sato; Noritaka (Kanagawa, JP), Noguchi; Tsutomu (Kanagawa, JP), Mori; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Resin composition
Patent Number: 7,671,117

Inventors: Sato; Takanori (Yokohama, JP), Kusama; Takato (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Computer system management apparatus and management method
Patent Number: 8,667,220

Inventors: Sato; Tomio (Hiraka-machi, JP), Nishibayashi; Kenji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Body motion measuring apparatus
Patent Number: 7,670,303

Inventors: Sato; Tomoya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing system, image forming apparatus, management apparatus, management method, and computer program for searching an address information of management in a case when an error notification is received
Patent Number: 8,665,464

Inventors: Satoh; Makoto (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image transfer system and method therefor, image transmission apparatus, and image reception apparatus
Patent Number: 7,671,906

Inventors: Satou; Daiki (Atsugi, JP), Ishihara; Masataka (Utsunomiya, JP), Seio; Yoshihiro (Ikoma-gun, JP), Matsuda; Mitsuma (Kashiwara, JP), Hasegawa; Tsunetsugu (Machida, JP), Yamamoto; Mitsuru (Itano-gun, JP)
Title: Compactor
Patent Number: 7,011,017

Inventors: Sauler; Juergen (Stuttgart, DE), Baeuerle; Michael (Ditzingen-Heimerdingen, DE)
Title: Method and device for blanking out interference noise during knock recording in an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,010,418

Inventors: Saunders; Anthony Kevin (Oxon, GB), Rogers; Neil Martin (Coventry, GB), Bentley; Andrew Charles (Oxon, GB)
Title: Beverage vending machine installation
Patent Number: 7,669,740

Inventors: Sawada; Yasuhiko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Droplet jetting applicator and method of manufacturing coated body
Patent Number: 8,662,621

Inventors: Schaack; Dennis R. (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Paper scoring system
Patent Number: 7,670,275

Inventors: Schachar; Ronald A. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Laser procedure for treatment of presbyopia and other eye disorders
Patent Number: 8,663,205

Inventors: Schachar; Ronald A. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Laser procedure for treatment of presbyopia and other eye disorders
Patent Number: 8,663,206

Inventors: Schechter; Israel (Haifa, IL), Sluszny; Chanan (Shimshit, IL), Bulatov; Valery (Nesher, IL), Gridin; Vladimir (Yokneam, IL)
Title: Polymeric film sensor for polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
Patent Number: 7,670,843

Inventors: Schecter; Stuart O. (Great Neck, NY)
Title: Optimization of impedance signals for closed loop programming of cardiac resynchronization therapy devices
Patent Number: 7,010,347

Inventors: Schedler; Bertram (Reutte, AT), Huber; Thomas (Lechaschau, AT), Friedrich; Thomas (Halblech, DE), Schedle; Dietmar (Reutte, AT), Zabernig; Anton (Reutte, AT), Scheiber; Karlheinz (Breitenwang, AT), Friedle; Hans-Dieter (Haselgehr, AT)
Title: Material composite and method of producing the composite
Patent Number: 7,670,681

Inventors: Scheid; Ing Ernst (Aachen, DE)
Title: Determining the fuel consumption of an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,669,463

Inventors: Schier; Veit (Echterdingen, DE)
Title: PVD coated cutting tool
Patent Number: 7,670,674

Inventors: Schleicher; Brett Daniel (Valencia, CA), Whitehurst; Todd K. (Frederick, MD), DiGiore; Andrew (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Fixation of implantable pulse generators
Patent Number: 8,666,493

Inventors: Schloss; Harold C. (Los Angeles, CA), Kroll; Mark W. (Simi Valley, CA), Levine; Paul A. (Santa Clarita, CA)
Title: Implantable medical device having atrial tachyarrhythmia prevention therapy
Patent Number: 7,010,346

Inventors: Schmidt; Beate (Allensbach, DE), Weinbrenner; Steffen (Constance, DE), Flockerzi; Dieter (Allensbach, DE), Kulzer; Raimund (Radolfzell, DE), Tenor; Hermann (Radolfzell, DE), Kley; Hans-Peter (Allensbach, DE)
Title: Triazolophthalazines
Patent Number: 7,671,050

Inventors: Schmit; Erwin (The Hague, NL), Duchenne; Milan (Rotterdam, NL), Bos; Noortje (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Camera body of a video system with a handgrip and video system
Patent Number: 7,671,920

Inventors: Schneider; Toralf (Triebischtal-Piskowitz, DE)
Title: Method and device for producing a chain
Patent Number: 7,669,401

Inventors: Schoenfelder; Daniel (Brussels, BE), Bruchmann; Bernd (Freinsheim, DE), Cristadoro; Anna (Heppenheim, DE), Loeffler; Achim (Speyer, DE), Schopohl; Matthias (Dresden, DE), Kunst; Andreas (Ludwigshafen, DE)
Title: Process for preparing highly branched polyhydroxybenzoic acid alkoxylates
Patent Number: 8,664,427

Inventors: Schoenherr; Maximilian (Regensburg, DE), Wawrzyniak; Jerzy-Tadeusz (Duesseldorf, DE), Wiedemann; Eva (Krefeld, DE)
Title: Zirconium phosphating of metal components, in particular iron
Patent Number: 8,663,443

Inventors: Scholl; Thomas (W. Borough, MA), Eliason; Kristilyn (Salt Lake City, UT), Judkins; Thaddeus S. (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: MYH gene variants and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,670,776

Inventors: Schranz; Paul Steven (Bowen Island, CA)
Title: Adjustable saddle support
Patent Number: 8,668,261

Inventors: Schuler; Eleanor L. (Rio Rancho, NM), Lee; Claude K. (Reno, NV)
Title: Device and procedure to treat cardiac atrial arrhythmias
Patent Number: 7,011,638

Inventors: Schutten; Michael Joseph (Rotterdam, NY), Nasadoski; Jeffrey Joseph (Gloversville, NY), Glaser; John Stanley (Niskayuna, NY), de Rooij; Michael Andrew (Schenectady, NY)
Title: High attenuation filtering circuit for power converters
Patent Number: 7,672,147

Inventors: Schutz; Gottfried (Tutzing, DE)
Title: Housing for a compressor of a gas turbine, compressor, and method for producing a housing segment of a compressor housing
Patent Number: 8,662,827

Inventors: Schwarz; Hans-Georg (Langenfeld, DE), Muller; Klaus-Helmut (Dusseldorf, DE), Herrmann; Stefan (Langenfeld, DE), Hoischen; Dorothee (Dusseldorf, DE), Kather; Kristian (Langenfeld, DE), Lehr; Stefan (Liederbach, DE), Schallner; Otto (Monheim, DE), Drewes; Mark Wilhelm (Langenfeld, DE), Dahmen; Peter (Neuss, DE), Feucht; Dieter (Monheim, DE), Pontzen; Rolf (Leichlingen, DE), Narabu; Shinichi (Yuki, JP), Yanagi; Akihiko (Oyama, JP), Shirakura; Shinichi (Oyama, JP), Goto; Toshio (Kokubunji-machi, JP), Yamaguchi; Yoshihiro (Oyama, JP)
Title: Substituted benzoylcyclohexenones and their use as herbicidal agents
Patent Number: 7,670,991

Inventors: Schwarzer; Siegfried (Stockse, DE)
Title: Setting plate arrangement
Patent Number: 8,667,815

Inventors: Schwenke; Derek L. (Marlborough, MA), Vetro; Anthony (Arlington, MA)
Title: Quality control for image transcoding
Patent Number: 7,672,524

Inventors: Sciortino; Philip J. (Naples, FL)
Title: Process and apparatus for making corrugated walls
Patent Number: 7,010,896

Inventors: Scott; Jon Peter (Hackham, AU)
Title: Mounting bracket
Patent Number: 7,669,817

Inventors: Scott; Lori Karyn (Barnesville, MN), Carrigan; Lori Lisa (Spicer, MN), King; Steven Paul (Stratford, CA)
Title: Maize hybrid X85C455
Patent Number: 8,664,488

Inventors: Scott; Miles L. (Rohnert Park, CA), Shulman; Alan (Santa Rosa, CA)
Title: Laser beam pattern projector
Patent Number: 8,662,707

Inventors: Scott; Terry D. (Tulsa, OK), Scott; Johnny L. (Tulsa, OK), Hash; Lawrence A. (Sand Springs, OK)
Title: Rotor and stator assemblies for permanent magnet electric generator
Patent Number: 7,671,509

Inventors: Sehgal; Lakshman R. (Glenview, IL), Wong; Jonathan (Chicago, IL)
Title: Ex vivo and in vivo expression of the thrombomodulin gene for the treatment of cardiovascular and peripheral vascular diseases
Patent Number: 7,670,597

Inventors: Sekimoto; Masahiko (Kanagawa, JP), Saitoh; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP), Satoh; Hiroaki (Kanagawa, JP), Kibayashi; Susumu (Kanagawa, JP), Mohri; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Nishida; Toru (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Droplet ejection device
Patent Number: 7,669,959

Inventors: Sekino; Toshiharu (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Apparatus for detecting an end portion of a recording medium
Patent Number: 7,011,464

Inventors: Sellar; David A. (Munich, DE)
Title: Apparatus, embedded memory, address decoder, method of reading out data and method of configuring a memory
Patent Number: 7,672,150

Inventors: Sennett; DeWayne Allan (Redmond, WA), Daly; Brian Kevin (Seattle, WA)
Title: Emergency alert notification for the hearing impaired
Patent Number: 7,671,732

Inventors: Sentoku; Koichi (Tochigi, JP), Ina; Hideki (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Takehiko (Saitama, JP), Matsumoto; Takahiro (Tochigi, JP), Oishi; Satoru (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Management system, management method and apparatus, and management apparatus control method
Patent Number: 7,010,380

Inventors: Seo; Han Byul (Anyang-si, KR), Choi; Young Seob (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Byoung Hoon (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for relaying data in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,665,761

Inventors: Seo; Han Byul (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Byoung Hoon (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for mode switching between a multi-cell coordinated communication mode and a single-cell MIMO communication mode
Patent Number: 8,665,817

Inventors: Seok; Jin Su (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Switched reluctance motor
Patent Number: 8,664,814

Inventors: Seppi; Edward J. (Portola Valley, CA)
Title: Radiation scanning units with reduced detector requirements
Patent Number: 7,672,426

Inventors: Seppi; Edward J. (Portola Valley, CA), Marc; Marcel (San Jose, CA), Ford; John (Madison, TN)
Title: Radiation scanning of objects for contraband
Patent Number: 7,672,422

Inventors: Serabatir; Davut Ayhan (Istanbul, TR), Arslan; Ergin (Istanbul, TR), Uslu; Ahmet Ali (Istanbul, TR), Gocer; Mehmet (Istanbul, TR)
Title: Oven
Patent Number: 8,667,957

Inventors: Servante; Alastair Hugh (Carlisle, GB), Power; Gary (Melbourne, AU), Marshall; Colin (Wigton, GB)
Title: Printable film
Patent Number: 8,663,760

Inventors: Service; Daniel A. (Dundas, CA)
Title: Iron phosphating process that reduces laser scale resulting in improved paint adhesion
Patent Number: 7,670,442

Inventors: Seto; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid droplet ejecting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,669,949

Inventors: Shah; Nitin J. (Richmond, VA)
Title: Socket-welded pipe joint
Patent Number: 7,011,343

Inventors: Shah; Ravindra R. (Concord, CA)
Title: Formulating a sealant fluid using gas to liquid base stocks
Patent Number: 8,663,454

Inventors: Shaheen; Mohamad A. (Portland, OR), Rachmady; Willy (Beaverton, OR), Tolchinsky; Peter (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Ultra-thin oxide bonding for S1 to S1 dual orientation bonding
Patent Number: 7,670,928

Inventors: Shakespeare; Simon Adam (Atherstone, GB), Storkey; Matthew Emmanuel Milton (Trumpington, GB)
Title: Method for measuring chemical levels using pH shift
Patent Number: 7,671,994

Inventors: Shamsunder; Sanyogita (Basking Ridge, NJ)
Title: Base station software for multi-user detection uplinks and downlinks and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,672,409

Inventors: Shankara; Udaya (Marathahalli, IN)
Title: Method to perform exact string match in the data plane of a network processor
Patent Number: 7,673,041

Inventors: Shanton; Kenneth (West Chicago, IL)
Title: Point-of-purchase display with RFID inventory control
Patent Number: 7,672,872

Inventors: Shapiro; Gideon (Gainesville, FL), Chesworth; Richard (Boston, MA)
Title: Tetrasubstituted benzenes
Patent Number: 8,664,249

Inventors: Shar; Albert (Ambler, PA)
Title: Method and system for accurate visualization and measurement of endoscopic images
Patent Number: 7,011,625

Inventors: Sharma; Ravi (Fairport, NY), Wexler; Ronald M. (Rochester, NY), Payne; Jason A. (Rochester, NY), Hawkins; Gilbert A. (Mendon, NY)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for forming an article
Patent Number: 7,669,988

Inventors: Sharman; Karl (Eastleigh, GB), Pindoria; Manish Devshi (Stanmore, GB)
Title: Interpolation
Patent Number: 8,666,154

Inventors: Sharp; Anthony C. (Scarborough, CA), Hudz; Andrew (Etobicoke, CA), Jeffery; Peter (West Hill, CA)
Title: Cooling airflow distribution device
Patent Number: 7,011,576

Inventors: Shaw; Jei-Fu (Taipei, TW), Chen; Yu-Ting (Shi-Zhi, TW), Hsu; Lien-Hua (Sanchong, TW)
Title: Chitinase and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,670,820

Inventors: Shayesteh; Laleh (Foster City, CA), Gray; Joe W. (San Francisco, CA), Mills; Gordon B. (Houston, TX), Lu; Yiling (Houston, TX)
Title: Genetic alterations associated with cancer
Patent Number: 7,670,767

Inventors: Shea; Michael John (Rochester, MN)
Title: Method, apparatus and program storage device for verifying existence of a redundant fibre channel path
Patent Number: 7,672,226

Inventors: Shen; Hong (Plainsboro, NJ), Shi; Yonggang (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Method of incorporating prior knowledge in level set segmentation of 3D complex structures
Patent Number: 7,672,492

Inventors: Shen; Hung-Pin (Tainan, TW), Wu; Lung-Hua (Yuli Township, Hualien County, TW), Chen; Yen-Ling (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Portable external power-supplying device
Patent Number: 8,665,599

Inventors: Shen; Jinmiao James (Austin, TX), Cobb; Jonathan L. (Austin, TX), Darlington; William D. (Austin, TX), Fisher; Brian J. (Austin, TX), Hall; Mark D. (Austin, TX), Sheth; Vikas R. (Austin, TX), Shroff; Mehul D. (Austin, TX), Vasek; James E. (Austin, TX)
Title: Treatment for reduction of line edge roughness
Patent Number: 7,670,760

Inventors: Sherman; Darren R. (Portola Valley, CA), Bystrom; Steven R. (Portola Valley, CA)
Title: Chest compression device with electro-stimulation
Patent Number: 7,011,637

Inventors: Sheu; Geeng-Jen (Taichung, TW), Yu; Tuan-Jen (Pingtung County, TW), Liu; Chung-Chung (Taichung County, TW), Li; Chien-Ming (Taichung County, TW), Wu; Hsin-Lun (Taichung City, TW)
Title: Self-adjustable and cross-chamber transmission system
Patent Number: 7,669,498

Inventors: Shi; Hou-Yu (Kunshan, CN), Ko; David (Fullerton, CA)
Title: Rotatable electrical interconnection device
Patent Number: 7,670,190

Inventors: Shiba; Shoji (Sagamihara, JP), Ishikura; Hiroe (Kawasaki, JP), Okano; Akihiko (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Photosensitive resin composition, method of forming level difference pattern using the photosensitive resin composition, and method of producing ink jet head
Patent Number: 7,670,757

Inventors: Shibata; Daisuke (Akita, JP), Nakaya; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP), Takeda; Hidetoshi (Saitama, JP), Hatazawa; Yoshihito (Akita, JP), Kotaki; Toshiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Refractive index controlled diffractive optical element and its manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,672,050

Inventors: Shibata; Nobuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image capturing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,672,578

Inventors: Shibata; Yasuyuki (Yokohama, JP), Liang; Ji-Hao (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device production process
Patent Number: 8,664,028

Inventors: Shibuya; Giichi (Tokyo, JP), Sato; Yoshinori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Diffraction grating, light-receiving element, and optical head and optical recording/reproducing apparatus utilizing them
Patent Number: 7,672,201

Inventors: Shiimori; Yoshiko (Asaka, JP)
Title: Data communication system, and server and client computer constructing said system
Patent Number: 7,010,587

Inventors: Shimada; Mitsunobu (Nara, JP), Nako; Kazuyuki (Kyoto, JP), Sato; Katsuhiko (Tenri, JP), Tanaka; Hideaki (Yamatokoriyama, JP)
Title: Border eliminating device, border eliminating method, and authoring device
Patent Number: 7,010,745

Inventors: Shimada; Naohiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Node capable of saving a third-layer operation
Patent Number: 7,672,237

Inventors: Shimada; Tomoaki (Iruma-gun, JP)
Title: Image forming device, image forming method, and program product
Patent Number: 7,010,243

Inventors: Shimbo; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Modular arithmetic apparatus and method selecting a base in the residue number system
Patent Number: 7,010,560

Inventors: Shimizu; Takayoshi (Shizuoka, JP), Murakami; Atsushi (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Resin composition for fuel cell separator, process for producing same, and fuel cell separator
Patent Number: 8,663,871

Inventors: Shimojoh; Kazuya (Matsusaka, JP)
Title: Backlight unit and liquid crystal display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,011,441

Inventors: Shimosawa; Makoto (Kumamoto, JP), Fujikake; Shinji (Kumamoto, JP), Sato; Hiroki (Kumamoto, JP)
Title: Photovoltaic module
Patent Number: 8,664,512

Inventors: Shimura; Kei (Mito, JP), Noguchi; Minori (Joso, JP), Ito; Masaaki (Hitachinaka, JP), Aiko; Kenji (Hitachinaka, JP), Chikamatsu; Shuichi (Konosu, JP), Otsuki; Shigeo (Kasama, JP), Abe; Shigeru (Kodama, JP), Ochi; Masayuki (Kodama, JP), Sekiguchi; Takuaki (Honjo, JP), Yamashita; Hiroyuki (Fujioka, JP)
Title: Defect inspection apparatus and defect inspection method
Patent Number: 7,672,799

Inventors: Shin; Hee-Sup (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Dae-Soo (Seoul, KR), Kim; Chan-Ki (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for the suppression of visceral pain by regulating T-type calcium channel
Patent Number: 7,670,791

Inventors: Shin; Hyun-Dong (Daegu, KR), Son; Mi-Kyung (Daegu, KR), Park; Bok-Ryun (Pusan, KR), Son; Chang-Woo (Pusan, KR), Jang; Hee-Jeong (Pusan, KR)
Title: Composition containing beta-glucan for prevention and treatment of osteoporosis
Patent Number: 7,671,039

Inventors: Shinmura; Hiroshi (Toyokawa, JP), Hayashi; Tetsuya (Kasugai, JP), Mihara; Takeyoshi (Toyohashi, JP), Kamikawa; Naohide (Toyokawa, JP)
Title: Vehicle body tilting device and vehicle body tilting method for rail vehicle
Patent Number: 8,667,900

Inventors: Shintani; Peter R. (San Diego, CA), Usui; Hirofumi (San Diego, CA)
Title: System and method for facilitating TV channel programming
Patent Number: 7,010,804

Inventors: Shioiri; Hiroyuki (Susono, JP), Ibaraki; Ryuji (Susono, JP), Hojo; Yasuo (Nagoya, JP), Nomasa; Hitoshi (Sunto-gun, JP)
Title: Power transmission system
Patent Number: 7,670,244

Inventors: Shirai; Kenichi (Ichikawa, JP)
Title: Printing system, control method of the same, print server, control method of the print server, and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,665,478

Inventors: Shirakawa; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP), Hashimoto; Mikio (Kanagawa, JP), Teramoto; Keiichi (Tokyo, JP), Ozaki; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Fujimoto; Kensaku (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Microprocessor with program and data protection function under multi-task environment
Patent Number: 7,673,152

Inventors: Shiratsuchi; Satoru (Atsugi, JP), Fujinuma; Kazuhiro (Ebina, JP), Yamaguchi; Kazuhiko (Isehara, JP)
Title: Quadrature modulator with phase controller apparatus and error detector
Patent Number: 7,671,691

Inventors: Shitara; Yasutada (Shizuoka, JP), Watanabe; Yohichiroh (Shizuoka, JP), Katano; Yasuo (Kanagawa, JP), Nakayama; Shinya (Shizuoka, JP), Inoue; Ryota (Osaka, JP), Moriya; Yoshihiro (Shizuoka, JP), Sabu; Akiyoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Sakashita; Shingo (Shizuoka, JP), Nakajima; Yukiko (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Toner
Patent Number: 8,663,888

Inventors: Shojaei; Amir H. (Gaithersburg, MD), Ibrahim; Scott A. (Burtonville, MD), Burnside; Beth A. (Bethesda, MD)
Title: Oral capsule formulation with increased physical stability
Patent Number: 7,011,846

Inventors: Shtukater; Aleksandr (Fairlawn, NJ)
Title: Systems and methods for navigation
Patent Number: 8,666,655

Inventors: Shufflebotham; Paul Kevin (San Jose, CA), Barnes; Michael (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for abatement of reaction products from a vacuum processing chamber
Patent Number: 8,664,560

Inventors: Shukla; Vijay (Bangalore, IN)
Title: System and method for aircraft taxing and guidance using a communication network
Patent Number: 8,666,648

Inventors: Sichanugrist; Porponth (Klong Luang, TH), Pingate; Nirut (Klong Luang, TH), Yotsaksri; Decha (Klong Luang, TH)
Title: Thin film solar cell and its fabrication process
Patent Number: 7,671,271

Inventors: Sidiropoulos; Stefanos (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus to increase the resolution of a clock synthesis circuit that uses feedback interpolation
Patent Number: 8,667,038

Inventors: Sie.beta.egger; Bernhard (Munchen, DE)
Title: Device and method for operating a high-pressure discharge lamp
Patent Number: 7,671,545

Inventors: Siegel; Stephan (Berlin, DE), Wilmen; Andreas (Koln, DE), Svenstrup; Niels (Velbert, DE), Gnoth; Mark Jean (Mettmann, DE), Tersteegen; Adrian (Wuppertal, DE), Rester; Ulrich (Wuppertal, DE)
Title: Substituted pyridines, and use thereof as GSK3 inhibitors
Patent Number: 8,664,246

Inventors: Sienel; Tobias (Easthampton, MA), Chen; Yu (East Hartford, CT), Eisenhower; Bryan (East Hartford, CT), Concha; Julio (Rocky Hill, CT), Park; Young Kyu (Simsbury, CT), Zhang; Lili (East Hartford, CT), Nieter; Jeffrey (Coventry, CT), Pondicq-Cassou; Nicolas (Lyons, FR)
Title: Method of controlling a carbon dioxide heat pump water heating system
Patent Number: 7,010,925

Inventors: Sikkema; Doetze Jakob (Richmond, VA), Rodini; David J. (Midlothian, VA), Adkins; Qinghong Fu (Collinsville, VA), Allen; Steven R. (Midlothian, VA)
Title: Processes for preparing high inherent viscosity polyareneazoles using metal powders
Patent Number: 7,671,171

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Display device for use as a computer monitor, having a printer controller and a pagewidth printhead
Patent Number: 7,672,012

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Nozzle assembly with lever arm and thermal bend actuator
Patent Number: 7,669,974

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Ink drop ejection device with non-buckling heater element
Patent Number: 7,669,976

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Energy control of a nozzle of an inkjet printhead
Patent Number: 7,669,950

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Low energy consumption nozzle assembly for an inkjet printer
Patent Number: 7,669,951

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Printhead integrated circuit assembly with compensation controller
Patent Number: 7,669,952

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Ink supply unit for a printhead in an inkjet printer
Patent Number: 7,669,964

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Printhead assembly with support shell for pagewidth printhead
Patent Number: 7,010,456

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), Chung-Long-Shan; Laval (Balmain, AU), Tankongchumruskul; Kiangkai (Balmain, AU)
Title: Method of forming low profile wire bonds between integrated circuits dies and printed circuit boards
Patent Number: 7,669,751

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), Lapstun; Paul (Balmain, AU)
Title: Printing mechanism having wide format printing zone
Patent Number: 7,011,390

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), McAvoy; Gregory John (Balmain, AU)
Title: Printhead having nozzle arrangements with radial actuators
Patent Number: 7,669,973

Inventors: Silvester; Kelan C. (Portland, OR)
Title: Notebook computer with independently functional, dockable core computer
Patent Number: 7,010,634

Inventors: Simhambhatla; Murthy V (San Jose, CA), Ding; Ni (San Jose, CA), Pacetti; Stephen D. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Polycationic peptide coatings and methods of making the same
Patent Number: 7,011,842

Inventors: Simpson; Alexander William (Wappingers Falls, NY), Schutz; Ronald Joseph (Millbrook, NY)
Title: Polyelectrolyte dispensing polishing pad
Patent Number: 7,011,574

Inventors: Simpson; Neil George (Edinburgh, GB), LeBlanc; John R. (Roanoke, VA), Prusia; Gregory Floyd (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Gas injection for glass melting furnace to reduce refractory degradation
Patent Number: 7,669,439

Inventors: Sinai; Saman (Commerce, CA), Pouladian; Bejamin (Commerce, CA)
Title: Induction luminaire with quick access enclosure
Patent Number: 8,662,717

Inventors: Singh; Rajiv (Natick, MA), Owen; James G. (Bolton, MA)
Title: System and method for performing process visualization
Patent Number: 7,010,364

Inventors: Sinha; Sunil Kumar (Houston, TX)
Title: Efficient photovoltaic (PV) cell based heat pump liquid heater
Patent Number: 8,667,806

Inventors: Sirochman; Joseph William (Hiram, GA)
Title: Repair using plastic as the sliding mechanism for laterally sliding doors/windows
Patent Number: 7,010,830

Inventors: Slater; Kenneth (Houston, TX), Zamora; Mario (Houston, TX)
Title: Device for evaluating drag reduction
Patent Number: 7,669,484

Inventors: Slaughter; Seth E. (Peoria, IL), Lindell; Arthur S. (Morton, IL), Nackers; Kathleen (East Peoria, IL), Maloney; Ronald P. (Peoria, IL)
Title: Breather for crankcase ventilation system
Patent Number: 8,663,370

Inventors: Slocum; Alexander Henry (Bow, NH), Gutierrez; Luis Javier (Houston, TX)
Title: Apparatus and methods for splicing conduits and hoses subsea
Patent Number: 8,668,230

Inventors: Smaragdis; Paris (Brookline, MA)
Title: Method and system for detecting and temporally relating components in non-stationary signals
Patent Number: 7,672,834

Inventors: Smith, Jr.; Lawrence A. (Houston, TX)
Title: Process to hydrodesulfurize pyrolysis gasoline
Patent Number: 8,663,458

Inventors: Smith; Adlai H. (Escondido, CA), Hunter, Jr.; Robert O. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Apparatus and process for determination of dynamic lens field curvature
Patent Number: 7,671,979

Inventors: Smith; Charles E. (Merritt Island, FL), Allen; Thomas R. (Cleveland, OH)
Title: Ozone laundry system and its method of use with continuous batch and tunnel washers
Patent Number: 8,667,817

Inventors: Smith; Lanny R. (Alpine, UT)
Title: Pool cover box apparatus and methods
Patent Number: 7,010,817

Inventors: Smith; Michael W. (Newport News, VA), Jordan; Kevin (Newport News, VA), Park; Cheol (Yorktown, VA)
Title: Laser ablative synthesis of carbon nanotubes
Patent Number: 7,671,306

Inventors: Smith; Robert C. (Middletown, CT)
Title: Surgical access assembly with sleeve and adjustable fastener
Patent Number: 8,668,641

Inventors: Smith; Robert C. (Middletown, CT)
Title: Access sheath with blade
Patent Number: 8,663,263

Inventors: Smith; Thomas Leonard (Dallas, TX), Hudes; Marshall Howard (Dallas, TX), Slaba; James Mark (Bradenton, FL)
Title: System and method for managing healthcare costs
Patent Number: 7,672,887

Inventors: Smith; Wayne R. (Pittsford, NY)
Title: Sheet rotator
Patent Number: 7,669,842

Inventors: Smoot; Phil (San Francisco, CA), Hoffman; William R. (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Email service
Patent Number: 7,673,000

Inventors: Snyder; Melinda (Raymond, OH)
Title: Adjustable thigh support for automobile seat via adjustment plate
Patent Number: 7,669,928

Inventors: So; Kwok Kuen (Kwun Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR, CN), Wan; Yiu Chung (Hong Kong, CN), Wong; Clive Koon Yin (San Leandro, CA)
Title: Food cutting device
Patent Number: 7,669,793

Inventors: Soe; Jorn B. (Tilst, DK)
Title: Solid phase glycerolysis
Patent Number: 8,663,628

Inventors: Soeno; Yoshikazu (Tokyo, JP), Shimakawa; Kazuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Magnetic recording medium, recording/reproducing apparatus, and stamper
Patent Number: 7,672,075

Inventors: Sogo; Norihito (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electronic storage box, opening and closing method of electronic storage box, and computer program product thereof
Patent Number: 7,671,719

Inventors: Sohn; Byung Hee (Yongin-Si, KR), Park; Sang Cheol (Seoul, KR), Nam; Jung Gyu (Yongin-Si, KR)
Title: Hole transporting material and solid electrolyte and photovoltaic device using same
Patent Number: 7,671,272

Inventors: Soliman; Hesham (Melbourne, AU), Daley; Gregory Ian (Melbourne, AU)
Title: Application-independent service delivery
Patent Number: 8,667,156

Inventors: Someya; Yukimichi (Saitama, JP), Fujita; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP), Kikuchi; Hisashi (Kanagawa, JP), Echigo; Katsuhiro (Saitama, JP), Kurotaka; Shigeo (Kanagawa, JP), Baba; Toshihiko (Tokyo, JP), Kunii; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Nakafuji; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of fixing toner on recording medium
Patent Number: 7,010,257

Inventors: Song; Gyu-Seok (Sungdong-gu, KR)
Title: Method for calculating parameters in road design of S-type clothoid, complex clothoid and egg type clothoid
Patent Number: 7,010,412

Inventors: Sorrells; David F. (Middleburg, FL), Bultman; Michael J. (Jacksonville, FL), Cook; Robert W. (Switzerland, FL), Looke; Richard C. (Jacksonville, FL), Moses, Jr.; Charley D. (Jacksonville, FL), Rawlins; Gregory S. (Heathrow, FL), Rawlins; Michael W. (Lake Mary, FL)
Title: Apparatus, system, and method for down-converting and up-converting electromagnetic signals
Patent Number: 7,010,286

Inventors: Spangle; Lloyd Byron (Claremore, OK), Pence; Allen A. (Owasso, OK)
Title: Method for treating oil and gas wells
Patent Number: 7,670,994

Inventors: Spanke; Dietmar (Steinen, DE), Eckert; Manfred (Todtnau, DE), Maier; Stefan (Rheinfelden, DE), Steltner; Holger (Freiburg, DE)
Title: Method for measuring a fill level
Patent Number: 7,010,974

Inventors: Speer; Barry G. (Escondido, CA)
Title: Masonry reinforcement system
Patent Number: 8,667,750

Inventors: Spence; Paul A. (Louisville, KY)
Title: Methods, devices and systems for counterpulsation of blood flow to and from the circulatory system
Patent Number: 8,663,085

Inventors: Spencer; Bruce L. (Mission Viejo, CA)
Title: Pneumatic pogo stick
Patent Number: 7,011,608

Inventors: Spoor; Philip S. (Waterford, NY)
Title: Free piston device with time varying clearance seal
Patent Number: 7,011,010

Inventors: Sprouse; Kenneth M. (Northridge, CA), Farhangi; Shahram (Woodland Hills, CA), Saxelby; Robert M. (Cedar Park, TX), Matthews; David R. (Simi Valley, CA)
Title: Apparatus for removing heat from injection devices and method of assembling same
Patent Number: 8,663,348

Inventors: Srivastava; Alok Mani (Niskayuna, NY), Comanzo; Holly Ann (Niskayuna, NY), Ramachandran; Gopi Chandran (Bangalore, IN), Camardello; Samuel Joseph (Albany, NY), Addepalli; Swarnagowri (Bangalore, IN), Garcia; Florencio (Schenectady, NY)
Title: Green emitting phosphor
Patent Number: 8,663,501

Inventors: Stanford; Larry A. (Wooster, OH)
Title: Organizer console
Patent Number: 7,011,273

Inventors: Stanford; Robert N. (Flowery Branch, GA)
Title: No rub latch for an electronic device cradle
Patent Number: 7,010,122

Inventors: Staniforth; John Nicholas (Bath, GB)
Title: Carrier particles for use in dry powder inhalers
Patent Number: 7,011,818

Inventors: Stark; Lawrence W. (Berkeley, CA), Privitera; Claudio M. (Berkeley, CA), Siminou; Kamran (Newport Beach, CA), Oliver; Jeffrey (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: Pupilometer with pupil irregularity detection, pupil tracking, and pupil response detection capability, glaucoma screening capability, intracranial pressure detection capability, and ocular aberration measurement capability
Patent Number: 7,670,002

Inventors: Starnes; Charles D. (Coral Springs, FL)
Title: Adjustable tip with integrated detent for blood lancet system
Patent Number: 7,670,352

Inventors: Stearns; Kenneth W. (Houston, TX), Maresh; Joseph D. (West Linn, OR)
Title: Exercise methods and apparatus with elliptical foot motion
Patent Number: 7,670,268

Inventors: Steelberg; Ryan (Newport Beach, CA), Steelberg; Chad (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: System and method for providing a digital watermark
Patent Number: 7,672,337

Inventors: Steele; Brian (Denver, CO), Wiley; George A. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for implementing cyclic redundancy checks
Patent Number: 8,667,363

Inventors: Stefani; Jerry (Orange, CA)
Title: Interchangeable component shoe system
Patent Number: 7,669,352

Inventors: Stefik; Mark J. (Portola Valley, CA), Petrie; Glen W. (Los Gatos, CA), Okamoto; Steve A. (Torrance, CA), Briggs; Nicholas H. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: System for controlling the distribution and use of rendered digital works through watermarking
Patent Number: 8,667,289

Inventors: Steijner; Magnus (Loddekopinge, SE)
Title: Key with variable position capability
Patent Number: 7,671,286

Inventors: Steinbeck; Herbert (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Device for controlled bearing support of a component on a vibration damper with visual indication of position adjustment
Patent Number: 7,011,187

Inventors: Steinlechner; Siegbert (Leonberg, DE)
Title: Rate-of-turn sensor
Patent Number: 7,669,474

Inventors: Steinway; William (New Smyrna Beach, FL), Fine; David H. (Cocoa Beach, FL), Cole; Stephen (Orlando, FL), Konduri; Ravi K. (Heathrow, FL), Carlson; Douglas O. (Winter Garden, FL), Pylypenko; Yuriy (Campbell, CA)
Title: Computerized tomography using radar
Patent Number: 7,671,784

Inventors: Stensvad; Karl K. (Inver Grove Heights, MN), Rendon; Stanley (Eagan, MN), Martinson; Paul A. (Maplewood, MN), Kidane; Samuel (St. Paul, MN), Herdtle; Thomas (Inver Grove Heights, MN)
Title: Injection molding apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,663,537

Inventors: Stephens; Richard S. (Orinda, CA), Kawa; Diane (Albany, CA)
Title: Porin B (PorB) as a therapeutic target for prevention and treatment of infection by Chlamydia
Patent Number: 7,670,855

Inventors: Stigler; Mario (Schoffengrund, DE), Seng; Hans Peter (Reiskirchen, DE)
Title: Mounting clip
Patent Number: 7,669,807

Inventors: Stine; Brian E. (Los Altos Hills, CA), Hess; Christopher (San Ramon, CA), Kibarian; John (Los Altos Hills, CA), Michaels; Kimon (San Jose, CA), Davis; Joseph C. (Allen, TX), Mozumder; Purnendu K. (Plano, TX), Lee; Sherry F. (San Jose, CA), Weiland; Larg H. (San Ramon, CA), Ciplickas; Dennis J. (San Jose, CA), Stashower; David M. (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: System and method for product yield prediction
Patent Number: 7,673,262

Inventors: Strandberg; Hans (Sundbyberg, SE)
Title: Blood flow measuring apparatus
Patent Number: 7,011,633

Inventors: Stranix; Brent Richard (Pointe-Claire, CA), Milot; Guy (Toronto, CA), Bouchard; Jean-Emmanuel (Quebec, CA)
Title: Derivatives of pyridoxine for inhibiting HIV integrase
Patent Number: 8,664,248

Inventors: Strickler; David A. (Toledo, OH), Hamilton; Mark M. (Toledo, OH), Remington, Jr.; Michael P. (Toledo, OH)
Title: Method for depositing zinc oxide coatings on flat glass
Patent Number: 7,670,647

Inventors: Strong; Philip (Willowbrook, IL), Ireland; Brian Edward (Albany, NY), Kinney; John Gregory (Mokena, IL)
Title: Starch and fiber mixture for papermaking and methods of making paper with the mixture
Patent Number: 7,011,729

Inventors: Stucker; Brian (Plano, TX)
Title: Method and system for negotiating compression techniques to be utilized in packet data communications
Patent Number: 7,010,727

Inventors: Stupecky; Josef J. (Laguna Niguel, CA)
Title: Swaging machine and method of use
Patent Number: 7,010,953

Inventors: Stupfel; Clifford M. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Surface-covering system and methods for making and using the same
Patent Number: 7,670,670

Inventors: Sturms; James (Seattle, WA)
Title: System and method for maintaining a user's state within a database table
Patent Number: 7,010,540

Inventors: Su; Wei-Chuan (Taipei, TW), Hsiao; Wei-Chun (Taipei, TW)
Title: Constant current controller
Patent Number: 8,665,612

Inventors: Subramanian; Ravi (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Configurable all-digital coherent demodulator system for spread spectrum applications
Patent Number: 7,010,061

Inventors: Sudau; Jorg (Niederwerrn, DE)
Title: Bridging clutch for a hydrodynamic torque converter
Patent Number: 7,011,196

Inventors: Sueshige; Hiroshi (Saitama, JP), Osumi; Masayuki (Saitama, JP), Iino; Keiji (Saitama, JP), Iijima; Yoshihiro (Saitama, JP), Hasebe; Hiroaki (Saitama, JP)
Title: Underwater scooter
Patent Number: 7,011,035

Inventors: Sugano; Kou (Osaka, JP), Yoshioka; Hiroshi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Fluid supply nozzle, substrate processing apparatus and substrate processing method
Patent Number: 7,669,780

Inventors: Sugasaki; Atsushi (Haibara-gun, JP)
Title: Resin composition for laser engraving, relief printing plate precursor for laser engraving and process for producing same, and relief printing plate and process for making same
Patent Number: 8,663,896

Inventors: Sugata; Masanori (Saitama, JP)
Title: Money identifying method and device
Patent Number: 7,010,154

Inventors: Sugihara; Atsushi (Toyota, JP), Kitayoshi; Masanori (Toyota, JP), Nakane; Yasuyuki (Toyota, JP)
Title: Agitation apparatus
Patent Number: 8,662,740

Inventors: Sugimoto; Hiroko (Osaka, JP), Endou; Hirohisa (Osaka, JP), Mori; Yukihiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image apparatus with toner replenishing
Patent Number: 7,672,617

Inventors: Sugiyama; Seiji (Fukuoka, JP), Yamamoto; Akira (Fukuoka, JP), Ohtou; Makoto (Fukuoka, JP), Bato; Koji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical transmission device, optical transmission method, and recording medium thereof
Patent Number: 8,666,243

Inventors: Suh; Young-chul (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for detecting video cassette recorder signals
Patent Number: 7,010,214

Inventors: Sukavaneshvar; Sivaprasad (Salt Lake City, UT), Mohammad; S. Fazal (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Separation of platelets from whole blood for use as a healant
Patent Number: 7,011,852

Inventors: Sullivan; Molly (Pittsfield, MA), Dickhaus; Jamie (Pittsfiled, MA), White; Caitlin (Pittsfield, MA)
Title: Animal self-care device
Patent Number: 8,667,929

Inventors: Sun; Sung-Wei (Taipei, TW)
Title: Ring unit for decreasing eddy flow area of a fan module
Patent Number: 7,011,496

Inventors: Sun; Ying (West Windsor, NJ), Funka-Lea; Gareth (Cranbury, NJ)
Title: Nonrigid registration of cardiac perfusion MR images using adaptive local template matching
Patent Number: 7,672,540

Inventors: Sun; Yonghe (Cypress, TX), Wang; Yue (Danville, CA), Xu; Tong (Sichuan, CN), Zhang; Leonard Lin (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Multiple anisotropic parameter inversion for a TTI earth model using well data
Patent Number: 8,666,668

Inventors: Sun; Yunlong (Beaverton, OR), Swenson; Edward J. (Portland, OR), Harris; Richard S. (Portland, OR)
Title: Processing a memory link with a set of at least two laser pulses
Patent Number: 7,671,295

Inventors: Sun; Zheng-Heng (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Fastening device for hard disk drive
Patent Number: 8,665,588

Inventors: Sundermann; Marcus (Barntrup, DE)
Title: Formwork and formwork method of a concrete construction
Patent Number: 8,668,482

Inventors: Sundstrom; Paul (Gladstone, AU)
Title: Belt plough
Patent Number: 8,668,077

Inventors: Sung; Chien-Min (Tansui, Taipei County, Taiwan Province, 23911, TW)
Title: Casting method for producing surface acoustic wave devices
Patent Number: 7,011,134

Inventors: Sung; Hsing-Wen (Hsinchu, TW), Liao; Zi-Xian (Hsinchu, TW), Chung; Min-Fan (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Ko-Jie (Hsinchu, TW), Cheng; Po-Yuan (Hsinchu, TW), Tu; Hosheng (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Pharmaceutical composition of nanoparticles
Patent Number: 8,663,599

Inventors: Suwabe; Yasufumi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Yamaguchi; Yoshiro (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Machida; Yoshinori (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Sakamaki; Motohiko (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Matsunaga; Takeshi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Hirano; Atsushi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Shigehiro; Kiyoshi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Image display apparatus and image display method
Patent Number: 7,671,835

Inventors: Suzuki; Hayato (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Air-cleaner
Patent Number: 7,670,411

Inventors: Suzuki; Hiroshi (Sagamihara, JP), Matsushige; Hiromi (Hiratsuka, JP), Ogawa; Masato (Chigasaki, JP), Yokoyama; Tomokazu (Fujisawa, JP), Kurokawa; Masateru (Chigasaki, JP)
Title: Storage system
Patent Number: 7,671,485

Inventors: Suzuki; Kazuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Nishizawa; Manabu (Yokohama, JP), Miyazaki; Seiji (Yokohama, JP), Kase; Junichiro (Yokohama, JP), Maeda; Kei (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Alkali free glass and process for its production
Patent Number: 7,670,975

Inventors: Suzuki; Kenji (Kounosu, JP)
Title: Linear actuator for circuit breaker remote operation device
Patent Number: 7,671,711

Inventors: Suzuki; Takashi (Ibaraki, JP), Ainoya; Masayuki (Ibaraki, JP), Shirakawa; Junji (Ibaraki, JP), Fujinuma; Yoshitaka (Ibaraki, JP), Kato; Koji (Ibaraki, JP), Sunou; Kazuo (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,010,242

Inventors: Suzuki; Tatsuya (Tokyo, JP), Nishimura; Hisashi (Yokohama, JP), Amino; Hiroyuki (Fujinomiya, JP)
Title: Method for producing formed wooden article
Patent Number: 7,670,531

Inventors: Suzuki; Yasuo (Shizuoka, JP), Sugino; Akihiro (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Coating liquid for an intermediate layer of electrophotographic photoconductor, manufacturing method thereof, electrophotographic photoconductor, electrophotographic apparatus, and electrophotographic photoconductor process cartridge using same
Patent Number: 7,010,247

Inventors: Svensson; Lars-Olov (Stockholm, SE), Roos; Joachim (Nacka, SE), Stromqvist; Thomas (Solna, SE), Westlund; Par (Stockholm, SE), Holm; Peter (Stockholm, SE)
Title: Apparatus and method for processing pipelined data
Patent Number: 7,010,673

Inventors: Swager; Timothy M. (Newton, MA), Bouffard; Jean (Cambridge, MA)
Title: High internal free volume compositions for low-k dielectric and other applications
Patent Number: 7,671,166

Inventors: Swan, III; George A. (Baton Rouge, LA), Billimoria; Rustom M. (Baton Rouge, LA), Davuluri; Rathna P. (Fairfax, VA), Lowenthal; Steven S. (Flanders, NJ), Steffens; Todd R. (Centreville, VA), Smalley; Christopher G. (Manassas, VA)
Title: FCC feed injection system
Patent Number: 7,670,478

Inventors: Swarztrauber; Paul N. (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: System and method for vector-parallel multiprocessor communication
Patent Number: 7,673,118

Inventors: Sylla; Craig J. (Round Lake, IL), Gagner; Mark B. (West Chicago, IL)
Title: Remote management of a gaming machine through error notification and execution of a repair application
Patent Number: 8,663,015

Inventors: Tackett; Alan J. (Little Rock, AR), Allis; C. David (Princeton, NJ), Taverna; Sean D. (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Methods for assaying acetyl transferase or deacetylase activity
Patent Number: 7,670,795

Inventors: Tahara; Hideaki (Tokyo, JP), Tsunoda; Takuya (Tokyo, JP), Shibuya; Masabumi (Tokyo, JP), Nakatsuru; Shuichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Epitope peptides derived from vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 1 and vaccines containing these peptides
Patent Number: 8,663,647

Inventors: Tajima; Fumio (Taga-gun, JP), Matsunobe; Yutaka (Hitachi, JP), Kawamata; Shouichi (Hitachi, JP), Shibukawa; Suetaro (Hitachinaka, JP), Koizumi; Osamu (Higashi-ibaraki-gun, JP), Oda; Keijiro (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Driving apparatus
Patent Number: 7,671,502

Inventors: Takabayashi; Masakazu (Tokyo, JP), Yoshiara; Kiichi (Tokyo, JP), Shimakura; Yasuhisa (Tokyo, JP), Matsumoto; Sadayuki (Tokyo, JP), Mitani; Tateki (Tokyo, JP), Kanamaru; Shigeki (Tokyo, JP), Ishii; Kazushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical fiber sensor
Patent Number: 7,672,544

Inventors: Takahashi; Eri (Berkeley, CA), Roundy; Shadrach Joseph (Concord, CA), Tola; Jeffry (Upland, CA), Bircumshaw; Brian L. (Newtonville, MA), Carl; Stewart (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Wireless switch with multipolar electromagnetic generator
Patent Number: 8,665,042

Inventors: Takahashi; Koki (Tokyo, JP), Sato; Koki (Tokyo, JP), Kobayashi; Mitsuru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Connector
Patent Number: 8,668,499

Inventors: Takahashi; Shingi (Kitakyushu, JP)
Title: Painting robot and painting system
Patent Number: 8,667,926

Inventors: Takahashi; Tomoko (Kanagawa, JP), Aoki; Katsuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Zemba; Hideki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Developing device using electrostatic transport and hopping (ETH)
Patent Number: 7,672,625

Inventors: Takahashi; Tomoko (Yokohama, JP), Horike; Masanori (Yokohama, JP), Sakai; Katsuo (Yokohama, JP), Miyaguchi; Yohichiroh (Yokohama, JP), Kondoh; Nobuaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and image forming method using electrostatic transport and hopping
Patent Number: 7,672,604

Inventors: Takaki; Tetsuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communications terminal, connection destination display method, and computer program
Patent Number: 8,666,412

Inventors: Takaku; Kazuya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Memory system and method for controlling memory system
Patent Number: 8,667,228

Inventors: Takamura; Tomio (Yamaguchi, JP), Hirayama; Tadashi (Yamaguchi, JP), Ikemura; Yoshiyuki (Yamaguchi, JP), Tamaru; Masahiko (Yamaguchi, JP), Sago; Yasumi (Tokyo, JP), Ikeda; Masayoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kaneko; Kazuaki (Tokyo, JP), Miyaji; Jun (Fukuoka, JP), Tateno; Noriaki (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Brine supply unit
Patent Number: 7,011,744

Inventors: Takayasu; Wataru (Tochigi-ken, JP), Niitsuma; Kenichi (Tochigi-ken, JP)
Title: Vehicle seat
Patent Number: 8,668,263

Inventors: Takeda; Tsunehiro (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Sensor for magnetoencephalography meter and supermultichannel magnetoencephalography meter system using the same
Patent Number: 7,672,707

Inventors: Takemura; Toshinori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Computer system, performance measuring method and management server apparatus
Patent Number: 8,667,118

Inventors: Takenaka; Kyoichi (Yokohama, JP), Ito; Takashi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Level conversion circuit for a semiconductor circuit
Patent Number: 7,671,655

Inventors: Takenaka; Tsutomu (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Exposure apparatus and method of manufacturing device
Patent Number: 8,665,416

Inventors: Takeshima; Hidenori (Ebina, JP)
Title: Data compression method and data compression apparatus
Patent Number: 8,666,132

Inventors: Takeshima; Toshiro (Toyota, JP)
Title: Grip for parking brake operating lever
Patent Number: 7,669,503

Inventors: Takeuchi; Shinya (Yokohama, JP), Uchiyama; Yasufumi (Ebina, JP), Ohno; Shotaro (Yamato, JP), Shinohara; Daisuke (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method for setting up disk-array device, computer-readable storage medium, and information processing device
Patent Number: 7,010,659

Inventors: Takeuchi; Shinya (Yokohama, JP), Uchiyama; Yasufumi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Volume management system and method
Patent Number: 7,673,112

Inventors: Takezawa; Satoru (Abiko, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus provided with laser drive apparatus for controlling light amount of laser beam scanned by scanning unit
Patent Number: 8,665,303

Inventors: Takizawa; Takuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for performing speech segmentation
Patent Number: 7,010,481

Inventors: Takizawa; Toru (Masashimurayama, JP), Nozaki; Takaaki (Iruma, JP), Abe; Yosuke (Fuchu, JP)
Title: Optical device
Patent Number: 8,666,205

Inventors: Tam; Tim Fat (Vaughan, CA), N'Zemba; Blaise (Brampton, CA), Leung-Toung; Regis (Mississauga, CA), Wang; Yingsheng (Toronto, CA), Zhao; Yanqing (Toronto, CA), Yu; Lily (Woodbridge, CA)
Title: Crystalline forms of the mono-sodium salt of D-isoglutamyl-D-tryptophan
Patent Number: 8,664,262

Inventors: Tamura; Raymond M. (Honolulu, HI)
Title: Software engine for multiple, parallel processing with neural networks
Patent Number: 7,010,513

Inventors: Tamura; Tetsushi (Takatsuki, JP), Setomoto; Tatsumi (Takatsuki, JP), Matsui; Nobuyuki (Takatsuki, JP), Shimizu; Masanori (Kyotanabe, JP), Yamashita; Yoshihisa (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Lighting device having a lighting unit with an optical semiconductor bare chip mounted on printed wiring board
Patent Number: 7,671,464

Inventors: Tanaka; Shingo (Yokohama, JP), Murai; Shinya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image generating apparatus and image generating method and reading of image by using plural buffers to generate computer readable medium
Patent Number: 8,665,282

Inventors: Tanaya; Hideo (Suwa, JP), Yamada; Yoshiyuki (Minowa-machi, JP)
Title: Flexural mode resonator element, resonating device, and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,665,032

Inventors: Tang; Hsin-Dar (Hsin Chu Hsien, TW), Chu; Bo-Yin (Hsin Chu Hsien, TW), Chen; Wei-Chi (Hsin Chu Hsien, TW)
Title: System for sensing air velocity without requiring external power supply and a method for operating the same
Patent Number: 7,669,485

Inventors: Tani; Hirofumi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image and sound reproducing apparatus for reproducing an audio visual interleaving file from recording medium
Patent Number: 8,666,232

Inventors: Tarantino; Jay (Marion, OH), Tarantino; Jeanine (Marion, OH), Camp, Jr.; William P. (Vanlue, OH)
Title: Utensil rest
Patent Number: 8,668,171

Inventors: Tarr; Jeannie M. (Ridgeland, SC)
Title: Toy car apparatus
Patent Number: 8,662,953

Inventors: Taveras; Arthur G. (Southborough, MA), Merritt; J. Robert (Ewing, NJ), Baldwin; John J. (Gwynedd Valley, PA), Zheng; Junying (Bridgewater, NJ), Biju; Purakkattle J. (Scotch Plains, NJ), Yu; Younong (East Brunswick, NJ), Chao; Jianhua (Pompton Lakes, NJ), Lai; Gaifa (Edison, NJ), Wu; Minglang (Monmouth Junction, NJ)
Title: Isothiazole dioxides as CXC- and CC-chemokine receptor ligands
Patent Number: 7,671,212

Inventors: Taylor; William A. (Evergreen, CO)
Title: Method for playing a video gaming machine
Patent Number: 8,668,576

Inventors: Tee; Lai King (Dallas, TX), van Rensburg; Cornelius (Dallas, TX), Cleveland; Joseph R. (Murphy, TX)
Title: Apparatus and method for determining transmit signal parameters using real-time channel measurements
Patent Number: 8,666,387

Inventors: Teig; Steven (Menlo Park, CA), Frankle; Jonathan (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for searching for a global path
Patent Number: 7,010,771

Inventors: Tenerz; Lars (Uppsala, SE), von Malmborg; Par (Uppsala, SE), Mathisen; Torbjorn (Alvsjo, SE)
Title: Biodegradable stent
Patent Number: 7,011,678

Inventors: Terada; Shinobu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for forming semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,664,110

Inventors: Terlecky; Stanley R. (Bloomfield Hills, MI), Walton; Paul A. (London, CA)
Title: Promotion of peroxisomal catalase function in cells
Patent Number: 8,663,630

Inventors: Termansen; Jens (Yorkshire, GB)
Title: Method of manufacturing a liquid discharge head
Patent Number: 8,667,981

Inventors: Terrovitis; Manolis (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Method of generating a layout for a differential circuit
Patent Number: 7,669,312

Inventors: Tester; David P. (Preston, GB)
Title: Prescaler architecture capable of non integer division
Patent Number: 7,010,714

Inventors: Theisen; Marc (Besigheim, DE), Walz; Volker (Bietigheim-Bissingen, DE)
Title: Method and device for controlling an occupant protection device in a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,672,767

Inventors: Thetford; Dean (Norden, GB)
Title: Polymeric coupling agents
Patent Number: 8,664,350

Inventors: Thiebaut; Laure (Clichy, FR)
Title: Packaging item for cosmetic product
Patent Number: 8,662,777

Inventors: Thomas; Alfred (Las Vegas, NV), Frattinger; Christopher J. (Sparks, NV), Warkentin; Terry D. (Carson City, NV)
Title: Remote game processing
Patent Number: 8,663,010

Inventors: Thomas; Jean-Philippe (Trevou Treguignec, FR), Durand; Olivier (Mignaloux-Beauvoir, FR)
Title: Echo processing method and device
Patent Number: 7,672,446

Inventors: Thomas; Tracey R. (New York, NY)
Title: System and method for targeting channels to users
Patent Number: 8,667,082

Inventors: Thomason; Arlen (Thousand Oaks, CA), Liu; Benxian (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Title: Fibroblast growth factor-like polypeptides and variants thereof
Patent Number: 7,671,180

Inventors: Thompson; Mark (Summerville, SC)
Title: Methods of applying ozone-depleting catalysts to heat exchangers
Patent Number: 7,669,327

Inventors: Thompson; Rocke P. (Bountiful, UT)
Title: Closure system, method of use, and devices including closure system
Patent Number: 7,669,835

Inventors: Thompson; Stanley O. (New Boston, NH), Silveira; Ricardo (Bridgewater, MA), Bossa; David (Uxbridge, MA), Jayaram; Jaideep (Milford, MA), Westring; Brice Daniel (Mason, OH), Fanta; Keith (Liberty Township, OH), Bush; Stephan Gary (Hamilton, OH), Chang; Bruce (Tai-Chung, TW)
Title: Apparatus for dispersing scents into the environment
Patent Number: 7,011,795

Inventors: Thoms; Michael (Bietigheim-Bissingen, DE)
Title: Dental or endoscopic camera
Patent Number: 7,010,223

Inventors: Thumm; Andreas (Nurtingen, DE)
Title: Window shade arrangement with concealed locking device
Patent Number: 7,669,635

Inventors: Tian; Xiyong (Beijing, CN), Li; Lingchang (Beijing, CN), Liu; Yinong (Beijing, CN)
Title: Audio jack and electronic apparatus containing the same
Patent Number: 8,662,937

Inventors: Tidmarsh; Thomas John Scott (Hertford, Hertfordshire, GB)
Title: Vehicular linear pneumatic propulsion system
Patent Number: 7,011,029

Inventors: Tien; Chih-Wei (Chiayi County, TW)
Title: Supporting device and electronic apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,669,820

Inventors: Tindale; Patrick Arthur (Nottingham, GB), Redshaw; Stuart Peter (Nottingham, GB)
Title: Air filter
Patent Number: 8,663,354

Inventors: Tirtowidjojo; Danil (Lake Jackson, TX), Merenov; Andrei S. (Lake Jackson, TX), Kneupper; Christian D. (Brazoria, TX), Hook; Bruce D. (Lake Jackson, TX), Mehta; Anil I. (Lake Jackson, TX)
Title: Multi-stage process and apparatus for recovering dichlorohydrins
Patent Number: 8,664,453

Inventors: To; Hing Y (Folsom, CA), McCall; James A (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Single-ended memory interface system
Patent Number: 7,010,637

Inventors: Tobin; Kenneth William (Harriman, TN), Karnowski; Thomas P. (Knoxville, TN)
Title: Method for the reduction of image content redundancy in large image databases
Patent Number: 7,672,976

Inventors: Toda; Atsushi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Solid-state image device, method for producing the same, and image pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 8,665,363

Inventors: Togita; Kouji (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,672,374

Inventors: Tolbert, Jr.; Robert E. (Kennesaw, GA)
Title: Method and system for automated handling of service problems identified by a wireless device customer
Patent Number: 7,673,036

Inventors: Toll; Bret L. (Tigard, OR), St. Clair; Michael J. (Portland, OR), Miller; John Allan (Portland, OR), Ahuja; Hitesh (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for decompressing relative addresses
Patent Number: 7,010,665

Inventors: Tondkar; Kaveh (Hisings Backa, SE), Fingal; Lars (Gothenburg, SE), Strandqvist; Mikael (Lindome, SE), Gungner; Susanne (Alvangen, SE)
Title: Folded perforated web
Patent Number: 8,668,159

Inventors: Toriyabe; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method therefor
Patent Number: 8,665,492

Inventors: Torrijos; Michel (Narbonne, FR), Moletta; Rene (Chambery, FR), Thanikal; Joseph V. (Tamil Nadu, IN), Bernet; Nicolas (Cuxac d'Aude, FR)
Title: Method for purifying effluent in an anaerobic reactor
Patent Number: 7,670,489

Inventors: Towata; Hiroaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Printing system, control method, storage client apparatus, and web application server
Patent Number: 8,665,473

Inventors: Tran; Bao Q. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Nano memory, light, energy, antenna and strand-based systems and methods
Patent Number: 7,671,398

Inventors: Trappen; Anthony R. (Fargo, ND), Swan; Dempsey (Fargo, ND), Holzhey; Raymond (Hickson, ND)
Title: Result set formatting and processing
Patent Number: 7,010,542

Inventors: Tremblay; Martin (Montreal, Quebec, CA)
Title: Method, apparatus, and computer-readable storage medium comprising program element for electronic mail communication
Patent Number: 7,673,005

Inventors: Trinca; Leonard (St Augustine, FL)
Title: Process for the manufacture of a toy piano
Patent Number: 7,671,259

Inventors: Trively; Martin C. (Cary, NC)
Title: Radiotelephone terminal with dual-sided keypad apparatus
Patent Number: 7,010,333

Inventors: Tsai; Kun-Jung (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Backlight module
Patent Number: 7,670,041

Inventors: Tsaur; Liang Sheng (Norwood, NJ), Ananthapadmanabhan; Kavssery Parameswaran (Woodbury, CT), Villa; Virgilio Barba (Emerson, NJ), Dave; Rajendra M. (Newark, NJ)
Title: Stable liquid cleansing compositions comprising fatty acyl isethionate surfactant products with high fatty acid content
Patent Number: 7,671,000

Inventors: Tsiantos; Aristeidis (Voula, GR)
Title: Sole for shoes including gas dispenser device
Patent Number: 8,667,708

Inventors: Tsukagoshi; Ikuo (Tokyo, JP), Takada; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP), Goto; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Video coding apparatus, method of controlling video coding and program of controlling video coding
Patent Number: 8,665,966

Inventors: Tsukagoshi; Takuya (Sagamihara, JP), Mizushima; Tetsuro (Moriguchi, JP), Yoshinari; Jiro (Tokyo, JP), Miura; Hideaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Holographic recording medium, method for recording and reproducing the same, and reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,672,210

Inventors: Tsukamoto; Keiichiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Transmission apparatus and reception interface apparatus
Patent Number: 7,672,341

Inventors: Tsunoda; Kazuhiko (Saitama, JP), Kurata; Norihiro (Saitama, JP)
Title: Openinged polygonal rib structure and polygonal rib structure
Patent Number: 7,669,378

Inventors: Tsunoda; Tadashi (Nerima-ku, JP)
Title: Fuel cell and fuel cell stack with pressure chambers
Patent Number: 7,670,710

Inventors: Tsvetkov; Denis V. (Gaithersburg, MD), Nikolaev; Andrey E. (St. Petersburg, RU), Dmitriev; Vladimir A. (Gaithersburg, MD)
Title: Apparatus for epitaxially growing semiconductor device structures with sharp layer interfaces utilizing HVPE
Patent Number: 7,670,435

Inventors: Tuttle; John R. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Electronic monitoring systems, shipment container monitoring systems and methods of monitoring a shipment in a container
Patent Number: 8,665,072

Inventors: Tzeng; Guan-Hua (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Loudspeaker
Patent Number: 8,666,107

Inventors: Uber, III; Arthur E. (Pittsburgh, PA), Rhinehart; Edward J. (Monroeville, PA), Almon-Martin; Rosemary (Saxonburg, PA), Griffiths; David M. (Pittsburgh, PA), Hirschman; Alan D. (Glenshaw, PA), Sciulli; Francis J. (Crafton, PA), Grumski; Walter (Pittsburgh, PA), Zelenski; Karen (Cranberry Township, PA)
Title: Data communication and control for medical imaging systems
Patent Number: 7,672,710

Inventors: Uchida; Hiroshi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Semba; Tetsuo (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Oyama; Tomoyuki (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Data storage device, command queue re-ordering method, and data processing method and program
Patent Number: 7,010,653

Inventors: Uchino; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kobayashi; Nobuaki (Tokyo, JP), Oshiba; Takeo (Tokyo, JP), Okuyama; Okushi (Tokyo, JP), Sugama; Kouichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Developing roller and image forming method employing the same
Patent Number: 7,672,626

Inventors: Ueki; Nobuaki (Kanagawa, JP), Miyamoto; Yasuaki (Kanagawa, JP), Sakurai; Jun (Kanagawa, JP), Inoue; Terutaka (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Surface-emitting semiconductor array device, module, light source device, data processing apparatus, light transmitting device, light spatial transmitting apparatus, and light spatial transmitting system
Patent Number: 7,672,352

Inventors: Ueno; Yoshiyasu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method and system for all-optical signal regeneration
Patent Number: 7,010,235

Inventors: Ujma; Andreas (Merzig, DE), Juaristi-Tello; Enrique (Luxembourg, LU)
Title: Apparatus and methods for active mold decompression and melt accumulation in a shooting pot reservoir of an injection molding machine
Patent Number: 7,670,537

Inventors: Ukawa; Ken (Tokyo, JP), Kuroda; Hirofumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Epoxy resin composition for encapsulating semiconductor and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,671,146

Inventors: Ulrich; Karl Thatcher (Narberth, PA)
Title: Pivoting nose-less bicycle seat
Patent Number: 8,668,259

Inventors: Underhaug; Njal (N-4340 Bryne, NO)
Title: Bicycle attachment
Patent Number: 7,669,868

Inventors: Unemura; Toyoaki (Itami, JP)
Title: Reproduction apparatus for selectively switching between first information and second information
Patent Number: 7,672,571

Inventors: Urabe; Masayuki (Isehara, JP), Goto; Akio (Hatogaya, JP)
Title: Method for at speed testing of devices
Patent Number: 7,673,207

Inventors: Urakawa; Masaaki (Yokohama, JP), Arai; Takeshi (Kitamoto, JP)
Title: Composition of oxazolidine epoxy resin, epoxy phosphazene, phosphorus compound or polyphenylene ether and curing agent
Patent Number: 7,671,147

Inventors: Urbanski; Artur M. (Burlingame, CA), Philip; Santosh V. (Berkeley, CA), Lum; Rosalyn K. L. (Burlingame, CA)
Title: Method and medium for dynamic property re-pricing using partial broker services
Patent Number: 8,666,837

Inventors: Urushihara; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Hiroi; Keisuke (Tokyo, JP), Agata; Hideyuki (Tokyo, JP), Ohkubo; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus for automatically recording video data from a first recording medium in a first format to a second recording medium in a second format
Patent Number: 7,672,564

Inventors: Utterberg; David S. (Seattle, WA), Schnell; William J. (Libertyville, IL), Bell; David (Grayslake, IL)
Title: Injection and hemostasis site
Patent Number: 8,664,465

Inventors: Utz; Hubert (Alling, DE)
Title: Compact camera module with stationary actuator for zoom modules with movable shutter and aperture mechanism
Patent Number: 7,670,067

Inventors: Uzoh; Cyprian E. (San Jose, CA), Basol; Bulent M. (Manhattan Beach, CA)
Title: Workpiece surface influencing device designs for electrochemical mechanical processing and method of using the same
Patent Number: 7,670,473

Inventors: Vainer; Zvi (Beer-Sheva, IL), Epshtein; Boris (Beer-Sheva, IL)
Title: Method and device for an induction motor start
Patent Number: 8,664,908

Inventors: Vakrat; David (Netanya, IL)
Title: Advanced sensor binning correction
Patent Number: 8,666,162

Inventors: van der Burg; Sjoerd Henricus (Leiden, NL), Offringa; Rienk (Leiden, NL), Melief; Cornelis Johannes Maria (Haarlem, NL), Kenter; Gemma G. (Amsterdam, NL)
Title: P53 peptide vaccine
Patent Number: 8,663,646

Inventors: Van Der Heijden; Harry (Amsterdam, NL), Van Der Made; Renata Helena (Amsterdam, NL), Meurs; Jan Hermen Hendrik (Amsterdam, NL), On; Quoc An (Amsterdam, NL), Van Zon; Arie (Amsterdam, NL)
Title: Process for the preparation of acylated secondary alcohol alkoxylates and secondary alcohol alkoxylates
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Inventors: Van Gompel; Toni D. (Austin, TX), Beckage; Peter J. (Austin, TX), Jahanbani; Mohamad M. (Austin, TX), Turner; Michael D. (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Process of forming an electronic device including a semiconductor layer and another layer adjacent to an opening within the semiconductor layer
Patent Number: 7,670,895

Inventors: Vandrovec; Bryan (Great Mills, MD)
Title: Global visualization process terrain database builder
Patent Number: 8,665,266

Inventors: Varghese; Oomman K. (State College, PA), Mor; Gopal (State College, PA), Paulose; Maggie (State College, PA), Grimes; Craig A. (Boalsburg, PA)
Title: Titania nanotube arrays for use as sensors and method of producing
Patent Number: 7,011,737

Inventors: Varner; Kevin Larue (Sacramento, CA)
Title: Universal mounting and locking device for tool storage containers and portable items
Patent Number: 7,669,443

Inventors: Vartiainen; Ari (Vantaa, FI), Maki-Ontto; Petri (Espoo, FI), Kanninen; Pekka (Espoo, FI)
Title: Arrangement for attaching a magnet to a rotor, and a rotor
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Inventors: Vasey-Glandon; Virginia M. (Florissant, MO), Kunkee; Duane (Florissant, MO)
Title: Knowledge driven composite design optimization process and system therefor
Patent Number: 7,010,472

Inventors: Vauchel; Guy Bernard (Harfleur, FR)
Title: Aircraft engine nacelle air intake assembly
Patent Number: 8,662,839

Inventors: Vauchel; Guy Bernard (Le Havre, FR)
Title: Deformable structural framework for a turbofan nacelle
Patent Number: 8,668,441

Inventors: Veillette; Benoit (Portland, OR), Hess; Jim (Aloha, OR), Wiggins; David (Tualatin, OR)
Title: Implantable medical device for biventricular stimulation
Patent Number: 7,672,723

Inventors: Veravanich; Carol Ann (Mission Viejo, CA)
Title: Nursing aid device and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,010,820

Inventors: Verelst; Hubert (Tienen, BE), Windmolders; Eric (Kermt, BE), Wilms; Christian (Beringen, BE), Beelen; Hans (Herk de Stad, BE), Vertongen; Robert (Heurden-Zolder, BE)
Title: Wiper lever comprising a wiper arm and a wiper blade which is connected to the same in an articulated manner
Patent Number: 7,669,276

Inventors: Vergani; Giorgio (Monza, IT), Succi; Marco (Milan, IT), Solcia; Carolina (Milan, IT)
Title: Method for deoxygenating ammonia with reduced oxides of iron and manganese
Patent Number: 7,011,799

Inventors: Vermandel; Maximilien (Loos, FR), Rousseau; Jean (Loos, FR), Betrouni; Nacim (Loos, FR), Briche; Pascal (Lille Cedex, FR), Viard; Romain (Loos Lez Lille, FR)
Title: Calibration phantom and method for measuring and correcting geometric distortions in medical images
Patent Number: 8,666,133

Inventors: Vesely; Ivan (Lakewood, OH)
Title: Bioprosthetic cardiovascular valve system
Patent Number: 7,011,681

Inventors: Vicars; Dwight A. (Rock Island, IL), Tejano; Robert A. (Aledo, IL), Orlowski; David C. (Punta Gorda, FL)
Title: Current diverter ring
Patent Number: 8,664,812

Inventors: Vilander; Ari (Kerava, FI), Xu; Liangge (Espoo, FI), Kaukovuori; Jounl Kristian (Vantaa, FI)
Title: Operating a frequency synthesizer
Patent Number: 8,666,012

Inventors: Vincelette; Andre R. (Deux-Montagnes, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for obtaining information regarding sensors in optical paths
Patent Number: 7,672,545

Inventors: Von De Linde; Keith (Brooklyn Park, MN)
Title: Shelf
Patent Number: 8,668,096

Inventors: von Gynz-Rekowski; Gunther H H (Montgomery, TX)
Title: Percussion tool and method
Patent Number: 7,011,156

Inventors: von Kries; Karl (Pismo Beach, CA)
Title: System, method and apparatus for solar heated manufacturing
Patent Number: 8,662,877

Inventors: Vreeke; Mark S. (Houston, TX), Hoover; Scott L. (Goshen, IN), Charlton; Steven C. (Osceola, IN), Johnson; Larry D. (Elkhart, IN)
Title: Swing lance with integrated sensor
Patent Number: 7,670,300

Inventors: Wada; Osamu (Ina, JP)
Title: Image processing system, projector, program, information storage medium, and image processing method
Patent Number: 7,011,413

Inventors: Wagner; Ervin (St. Joseph, MI)
Title: Sports skills training apparatus
Patent Number: 7,670,237

Inventors: Wagner; Robert F. (Baraboo, WI)
Title: Dumpster screen and method of use thereof
Patent Number: 8,668,186

Inventors: Wakabayashi; Yasuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Clip
Patent Number: 7,669,295

Inventors: Wake; Masato (South Bend, IN)
Title: Method of manufacturing a push rod
Patent Number: 7,669,328

Inventors: Waldfried; Carlo (Falls Church, VA), Han; Qingyuan (Columbia, MD), Escorcia; Orlando (Falls Church, VA), Albano; Ralph (Columbia, MD), Berry, III; Ivan L. (Ellicott City, MD), Shiota; Atsushi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Fluorine-free plasma curing process for porous low-k materials
Patent Number: 7,011,868

Inventors: Waldorf; Ronald A. (Beverly Hills, CA), Handmaker; Hirsch (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: System for the physiological evaluation of brain function
Patent Number: 8,668,337

Inventors: Waligora; Frank Walter (Haverhill, MA), Amedio; John C. (Franklin, MA)
Title: Synthesis and formulations of salts of isophosphoramide mustard and analogs thereof
Patent Number: 8,664,201

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Tedesco; Daniel E. (Shelton, CT), Van Luchene; Andrew S. (Santa Fe, NM), Jorasch; James A. (New York, NY)
Title: System and method for facilitating account-based transactions
Patent Number: 8,666,041

Inventors: Wall; Eric James (Cincinnati, OH), Ward; Jarvis (Cincinnati, OH), Nesbitt; Christopher J. (Cincinnati, OH), Nesbitt; Daniel Frederick (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Injection device for administering a vaccine
Patent Number: 7,670,314

Inventors: Wallen; Todd Alan (Auburn, WA), Ward; William Eric (Issaquah, WA), LaChapelle; Gerald P. (Gig Harbor, WA)
Title: Method and system for capturing, managing and disseminating manufacturing knowledge
Patent Number: 7,010,544

Inventors: Wand; Assaf (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Ergonomic bottle cap
Patent Number: 8,668,098

Inventors: Wang; Chuan Wei (HsinChu, TW), Lee; Sheng Ta (HsinChu, TW)
Title: Micro-electro-mechanical-system device with particles blocking function and method for making same
Patent Number: 8,664,099

Inventors: Wang; Leao (Taiping, TW)
Title: Motor control apparatus providing exercise resistance and auto-rewinding functions
Patent Number: 7,671,550

Inventors: Wang; Leao (Taiping, TW)
Title: Electric treadmill with a folding mechanism by use of two swivel pieces
Patent Number: 8,668,628

Inventors: Wang; Leao (Taiping, TW)
Title: Pace-adjusting mechanism of an elliptical cross trainer
Patent Number: 7,670,267

Inventors: Wang; Ping (Taizhou, CN), Fan; Xiaobin (Taizhou, CN), Lin; Xingjun (Taizhou, CN), He; Zhaohui (Taizhou, CN)
Title: Method for preparing 2,5-dimethylphenylacetic acid
Patent Number: 8,664,424

Inventors: Wang; Shen-Ge (Fairport, NY)
Title: Moire -based auto-stereoscopic enhancement of images for duplex rendering on transparencies
Patent Number: 7,672,020

Inventors: Wang; Sheng-Tsung (Yungkang, TW)
Title: Feeding mechanism of an automatic pipe bending machine
Patent Number: 7,010,951

Inventors: Wang; Shih-Hsuan (Taipei, TW), Lin; Yu-Chi (Taipei, TW)
Title: Modular stand structure
Patent Number: 7,011,285

Inventors: Wang; Shui-Chin (Taichung County, TW)
Title: Illuminative clipper structure
Patent Number: 8,664,841

Inventors: Wang; Tzu-Hsin (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Shared memory architecture and method in an optical storage and recording system
Patent Number: 7,672,573

Inventors: Ward; Derek (Howick, Auckland, NZ)
Title: Programmable controller for use with monitoring device
Patent Number: 7,672,738

Inventors: Watanabe; Hirotaka (Toyota, JP)
Title: Plug apparatus
Patent Number: 8,668,517

Inventors: Watanabe; Shigeru (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Ink jet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,011,398

Inventors: Watanabe; Takanori (Shizuoka, JP), Kodama; Mitsuo (Shizuoka, JP), Iwai; Hiroshi (Shizuoka, JP), Nishio; Akira (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Disk drive device
Patent Number: 8,665,558

Inventors: Watanabe; Tsuguo (Saitama, JP), Abe; Masahiko (Saitama, JP), Hayashi; Tatsuo (Saitama, JP), Yuhara; Tomomi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Fuel injection control system for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,011,604

Inventors: Watts, III; James W. (Houston, TX)
Title: Method for solving implicit reservoir simulation matrix equation
Patent Number: 7,672,818

Inventors: Weatherbee; Paul (Abilene, TX)
Title: Spherical fluid machines
Patent Number: 7,670,121

Inventors: Weber; Dieter (Hassloch, DE), Metzger; Ulrich (Mannheim, DE)
Title: Mixtures of N-alkanols and their use
Patent Number: 8,664,314

Inventors: Weber; Martin (Maikammer, DE), Rittig; Frank (Mannheim, DE), Haensel; Werner (Lingenfeld, DE), Heckmann; Walter (Weinheim, DE), Honl; Hans (Obersulzen, DE), Ittemann; Peter (Lampertheim, DE), Sampath; Bangaru (Bayreuth, DE)
Title: Impact-modified thermoplastic molding compositions based on vinyl aromatic copolymers and polyamide
Patent Number: 7,671,127

Inventors: Weber; Tonia (Darmstadt, DE), Kaufmann; Alexander (Dinslaken, DE), Borgmeier; Oliver (Neuss, DE), Kreickmann; Thorsten (Oberhausen, DE), Strutz; Heinz (Moers, DE), Utz; Diana (Furth, DE), Klemm; Elias (Nurnberg, DE), Liebold; Claudia (Chemnitz, DE)
Title: Method for producing aliphatic carboxylic acids from aldehydes by microreaction technology
Patent Number: 8,664,434

Inventors: Wegman; Paul M. (Pittsford, NY)
Title: Developer purification station or structure
Patent Number: 7,672,620

Inventors: Wehner; Wolfgang (Zwingenberg, DE), Friedrich; Hans-Helmut (Lautertal-Gadernheim, DE)
Title: Stabilizer system for stabilizing halogen-containing polymers
Patent Number: 7,671,118

Inventors: Wei Siao; Jhen-Siang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Table furniture assembling structure
Patent Number: 8,667,910

Inventors: Wei; Guo-Qing (Plainsboro, NJ), Qian; Jianzhong (Princeton, NJ), Schramm; Helmuth (Neunkirchen, DE)
Title: Endplate detection in digital radiography by dynamic programming using both local and global constraints
Patent Number: 7,010,151

Inventors: Weidmann; Bjorn (Borensberg, SE), Rudqvist; Claes (Linkoping, SE), Krogager; Max (Linkoping, SE), Petersson; Mikael (Linkoping, SE)
Title: Method for fabricating a curved beam from composite material
Patent Number: 7,670,525

Inventors: Weier; Keith M. (Poway, CA)
Title: Device and method for limiting travel in an exercise device, and an exercise device including such a limiting device
Patent Number: 8,663,071

Inventors: Weiner; Heiko (Pasadena, TX), Zhou; Zhenhua (Houston, TX), Jevtic; Radmila (Pasadena, TX), Johnston; Victor J. (Houston, TX)
Title: Process for production of ethanol using a mixed feed using copper containing catalyst
Patent Number: 8,664,454

Inventors: Weise; Mary Jane (Elkhart, IN)
Title: Buckwheat hull pillow
Patent Number: 7,669,265

Inventors: Weiss; Ben (Carpinteria, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for processing image data
Patent Number: 7,010,163

Inventors: Weiss; Johannes (Nittenau, DE)
Title: Stretch-blow molding machine
Patent Number: 8,662,881

Inventors: Wells; Kevin T. (San Rafael, CA), Bafetti; Vincent H. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Lighting system for growing plants
Patent Number: 8,668,350

Inventors: Wen; Jie (Eden Prairie, MN), Anderson; Aron B. (Minnetonka, MN)
Title: Microparticle containing matrices for drug delivery
Patent Number: 8,663,674

Inventors: Wen; Jing Jiang (Sudbury, MA)
Title: Ultrasonic color imaging characterizing ultra-fine structures and continuously distributed physical conditions
Patent Number: 7,672,807

Inventors: Wennemer; Dietmar F. (San Diego, CA), Feher; Akos (San Diego, CA), Ward; Isaac (San Diego, CA), Weselake; Kenneth Lawrence (San Diego, CA), West; David Owen (San Diego, CA), Abood; Souhail (San Diego, CA), Doan; Mai (Santa Ana, CA)
Title: Mobile telephone and method for its manufacture
Patent Number: 7,010,121

Inventors: Wenzel; Gunnar (Verden, DE), Lange; Dietmar (Vallendar, DE)
Title: Indicator granular material
Patent Number: 7,670,845

Inventors: Werner; Alton (Granite Bay, CA)
Title: Platform scale using slot block load cells
Patent Number: 8,664,547

Inventors: Wessel; Rudolf (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Birefringence trimming of integrated optical devices by elevated heating
Patent Number: 7,010,198

Inventors: Westwood; Barnaby Brian (San Jose, CA)
Title: Disk pack balancing station
Patent Number: 7,669,711

Inventors: Wheeler; Jeff (Battle Creek, MI), Miller; Gary (Grand Blanc, MI)
Title: Fluid preheater
Patent Number: 8,666,238

Inventors: Wheeler; Lorraine (Billerica, MA), Chen; Elaine (Arlington, MA), Marcus; Beth (Bedford, MA)
Title: Method of remapping the input elements of a hand-held device
Patent Number: 7,669,770

Inventors: White; Michael L. (Glenview, IL)
Title: Wagering game having a secondary game array formed from a plurality of primary game arrays
Patent Number: 8,662,993

Inventors: White; Richard Paul (Pacific Grove, CA), Huang; Alan (Menlo Park, CA), Lu; Haw-minn (San Diego, CA), Spivack; Ira Victor (Reno, NV)
Title: Unsolicited message intercepting communications processor
Patent Number: 7,673,058

Inventors: Wiebe; David J. (Orlando, FL)
Title: Turbine airfoil fillet cooling system
Patent Number: 8,668,454

Inventors: Wilkinson; John D. (Midland, TX), Hudson; Hank M. (Midland, TX), Cueller; Kyle T. (Katy, TX)
Title: Natural gas liquefaction
Patent Number: 7,010,937

Inventors: Willemsen; Stephanus (Rheden, NL), Peters; Martinus (Nijmegen, NL), Janssen; Johannes (Heijen, NL)
Title: Method for improving aramid yarn bundle cohesiveness
Patent Number: 8,663,744

Inventors: Williams, Jr.; Thomas M. (Durham, NC)
Title: Quick release hitch assembly
Patent Number: 7,669,878

Inventors: Williams; Bruce Preston (Grosse Pointe Park, MI)
Title: Telescoping roof basket assembly for a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,011,239

Inventors: Williams; Richard C. (Reno, NV)
Title: Gaming apparatus with power saving feature
Patent Number: 7,670,224

Inventors: Williams; Terrell M. (Brooklyn Park, MN)
Title: Magnetic resonance imaging compatible medical electrical lead and method of making the same
Patent Number: 8,666,511

Inventors: Willy; Michel (Burgdorf, CH), Haueter; Ulrich (Grosshochstetten, CH), Frei; Thomas (Luzelfluh, CH)
Title: Sensor system including a port body
Patent Number: 7,670,312

Inventors: Wilson; Aaron R. (Boise, ID)
Title: Etching methods
Patent Number: 7,670,958

Inventors: Wilt; Nicholas P. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: System and methods for providing histogram computation in a high precision rasterization data pipeline
Patent Number: 7,010,458

Inventors: Windheuser; Jim (Hudson, MA), Yearick; Jim (Shrewsbury, MA), Carrillo; Oscar (Attleboro, MA), McAlister; Gary (Franklin, MA), Holmes; John (Chepachet, RI), Norton; Paul (Lunenburg, MA)
Title: Guidewire and catheter locking device and method
Patent Number: 7,670,316

Inventors: Winsor; Robin (Calgary, CA)
Title: Dual energy imaging using optically coupled digital radiography system
Patent Number: 7,010,092

Inventors: Winter; Thomas (Parsonsfield, ME), Kubota; Minoru (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Method and system for dispensing resist solution
Patent Number: 7,670,643

Inventors: Winters; Jason Thomas (Winston-Salem, NC), Park; Il (Austin, TX), Scharler; Peter Hans (Uniontown, PA)
Title: Module-based device interaction system
Patent Number: 8,667,102

Inventors: Wittwer; Carl T. (Salt Lake City, UT), Ririe; Kirk M. (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: System for fluorescence monitoring
Patent Number: 7,670,832

Inventors: Wolf; Felix (Augsburg, DE), Otto; Peter (Taufkirchen, DE), Lanzl; Ingrid (Munich, DE)
Title: Auxiliary heater arrangement with a muffler
Patent Number: 7,011,179

Inventors: Wolfgang; Werner (Ravensburg, DE), Winkel; Matthias (Weingarten, DE), Wengert; Bertram (Markdorf, DE)
Title: Method for control and/or regulation of a motor vehicle automatic transmission according to driving route slope
Patent Number: 8,666,623

Inventors: Wolz; Bret Hettinger (Gillette, WY), Kaufman; John Mayer (Centennial, CO)
Title: Process and apparatus for removing methane or another fluid from a fluid mixture
Patent Number: 8,663,368

Inventors: Wong; Curtis (Bellevue, WA), Drucker; Steven (Bellevue, WA)
Title: System and method for providing program criteria representing audio and/or visual programming
Patent Number: 7,673,315

Inventors: Wood, Jr.; Clifton W. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method of addressing messages and communications system
Patent Number: 7,672,260

Inventors: Woodland; Brandon Jay (West Lafayette, IN), Braun; James E. (West Lafayette, IN), Groll; Eckhard A. (West Lafayette, IN), Horton; W. Travis (West Lafayette, IN)
Title: Organic rankine cycle with flooded expansion and internal regeneration
Patent Number: 8,667,797

Inventors: Wraight; Peter (Skillman, NJ), Griffiths; Roger (Abu Dhabi, AE), Stephenson; Kenneth (Newtown, CT)
Title: Measuring mud flow velocity using pulsed neutrons
Patent Number: 7,669,468

Inventors: Wren; Michael (Dublin, IE)
Title: Coupler
Patent Number: 7,671,699

Inventors: Wright; Eric (Aberdeenshire, GB), Brosnahan; James Frederick (Houston, TX), Neubauer; Greg Allen (Houston, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for rescaling measurements while drilling in different environments
Patent Number: 7,669,656

Inventors: Wright; Randall Edward (Provo, UT), Higbee; Jay Harrison (Provo, UT)
Title: Telephone call recording interface cable assembly for smartphones
Patent Number: 8,666,219

Inventors: Wu; Chien-Soon (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Apparatus for multi-level loopback test in a community network system and method therefor
Patent Number: 7,010,595

Inventors: Wu; Chun-I (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Printer
Patent Number: 8,662,660

Inventors: Wu; Fangsheng (Rochester, NY), Aslam; Muhammed (Rochester, NY)
Title: High heat transfer fuser roller
Patent Number: 7,010,258

Inventors: Wu; Jen-Chen (Taoyuan County, TW), Wang; Yu-Sheng (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Optical disk drive with a cable protection device
Patent Number: 8,667,516

Inventors: Wu; Jerry (Irvine, CA)
Title: Audio plug
Patent Number: 7,670,192

Inventors: Wu; Jin (Webster, NY)
Title: UV absorbing hole blocking layer containing photoconductors
Patent Number: 7,670,737

Inventors: Wu; Jin (Webster, NY)
Title: Boron containing photoconductors
Patent Number: 7,670,738

Inventors: Wu; Jin (Webster, NY), Levy; Daniel V. (Rochester, NY), Hedrick; Robert W. (Spencerport, NY), Lin; Liang-Bih (Rochester, NY)
Title: Phosphoric acid ester containing photoconductors
Patent Number: 7,670,735

Inventors: Wu; Jin (Webster, NY), Lopez; Francisco J. (Rochester, NY), Ferrarese; Linda L. (Rochester, NY), Lin; Liang-Bih (Rochester, NY)
Title: Silanol containing photoconductors
Patent Number: 7,670,733

Inventors: Wu; Jin (Webster, NY), Yanus; John F. (Webster, NY), Horgan; Anthony M. (Pittsford, NY), Lin; Liang-Bih (Rochester, NY)
Title: Titanyl phthalocyanine silanol terphenyl photoconductors
Patent Number: 7,670,734

Inventors: Wu; Ming-Ching (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Process for fabricating a capacitance type tri-axial accelerometer
Patent Number: 8,664,029

Inventors: Wu; Shiquan (Nepean, CA), Collings; Timothy D. (Surrey, CA), Yee; Jung (Ottawa, CA)
Title: System and apparatus for cascading and redistributing HDTV signals
Patent Number: 8,665,143

Inventors: Wu; Tsang-Jiuh (Hsinchu, TW), Jang; Syun-Ming (Hsinchu, TW), Liang; Ming-Chung (Hsinchu, TW), Tsai; Hsin-Yi (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Metal interconnect structure and process for forming same
Patent Number: 7,670,947

Inventors: Wu; Yi-Qiang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Heat sink assembly and method manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,672,131

Inventors: Wu; Yin-Lung (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: SIM card connector with card ejection mechanism
Patent Number: 7,011,537

Inventors: Wurthner; Maik (Markdorf, DE), Staudinger; Joachim (Ravensburg, DE), Kemler; Johannes (Ravensburg, DE)
Title: Method to define a gear step for a shifting
Patent Number: 8,666,622

Inventors: Xiang; Jia-Ning (Palo Alto, CA), Gallop; Mark A. (Los Altos, CA), Zhou; Cindy X. (Palo Alto, CA), Nguyen; Mark (San Jose, CA), Dai; Xuedong (San Jose, CA), Li; Jianhua (Sunnyvale, CA), Cundy; Kenneth C. (Redwood City, CA), Jumbe; Nelson L. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Levodopa prodrugs, and compositions and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,671,089

Inventors: Xie; Bao-Geng (Guang-Dong, CN), Liao; Wei-Hong (Guang-Dong, CN), Wu; Yin-Lung (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Receptacle connector
Patent Number: 8,662,928

Inventors: Xie; Bo (Santa Clara, CA), Demos; Alexandros T. (Fremont, CA), Rocha-Alvarez; Juan Carlos (San Carlos, CA), Baluja; Sanjeev (Campbell, CA)
Title: Pulse method of oxidizing sidewall dielectrics for high capacitance applications
Patent Number: 8,664,061

Inventors: Xie; Fei (Portland, OR), Cong; Kai (Portland, OR), Lei; Li (Portland, OR)
Title: System and methods for generating and managing a virtual device
Patent Number: 8,666,723

Inventors: Xue; Jian (JiangSu, CN)
Title: Vacuum cleaner
Patent Number: 8,667,641

Inventors: Yagi; Takayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Shimada; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Teshima; Takayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Ushijima; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for fabricating a mold for a microlens
Patent Number: 7,670,515

Inventors: Yahagi; Takashi (Toride, JP)
Title: Developer supplying cartridge, developer receiving cartridge, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,010,250

Inventors: Yamada; Akiko (Yokohama, JP), Sekine; Shuichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Antenna apparatus and article management system
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Inventors: Yamada; Jiro (Kanagawa, JP), Negishi; Eisuke (Tokyo, JP), Nakamura; Hirofumi (Kanagawa, JP), Nakamura; Akifumi (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshinaga; Tadahiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Light-emitting element and organic electroluminescent display device
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Inventors: Yamada; Kouji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electronic device with power generation function
Patent Number: 8,664,910

Inventors: Yamada; Kunihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Sampling system
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Inventors: Yamada; Naoto (Kawasaki, JP), Nishiyama; Jun (Stony Brook, NY)
Title: Processing tile images including overlap regions
Patent Number: 8,665,484

Inventors: Yamada; Takuji (Shizuoka, JP), Omura; Yuji (Shizuoka, JP), Kodama; Mitsuo (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Disk drive device provided with fluid dynamic bearing
Patent Number: 8,665,556

Inventors: Yamago; Shigeru (Osaka, JP)
Title: Process for producing 1,2-trans-glycoside compound
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Inventors: Yamaguchi; Chuji (Shiga, JP), Uchida; Hitoshi (Shiga, JP), Nakajima; Akira (Shiga, JP), Kawagoe; Tetsuya (Shiga, JP), Hori; Takakazu (Shiga, JP), Mochizuki; Jun (Shiga, JP), Katayama; Eiji (Shiga, JP)
Title: Guillotine cutter
Patent Number: 7,669,509

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Shiro (Tokyo, JP), Matsuo; Kentaro (Saitama, JP), Kamo; Keita (Tokyo, JP), Tsunoda; Hidekazu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Two-stroke internal combustion engine
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Inventors: Yamamoto; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Window regulator
Patent Number: 7,010,884

Inventors: Yamamoto; Kunio (Mie-ken, JP), Ichikawa; Tokiyuki (Mie-ken, JP), Morinaka; Toyozo (Mie-ken, JP)
Title: Man-hour management system
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Inventors: Yamamoto; Masayuki (Sunnyvale, CA), Yamamoto; Akira (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method and system for time-based storage access services
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Inventors: Yamamoto; Takeyasu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Game apparatus and computer-readable medium
Patent Number: 7,011,582

Inventors: Yamamoto; Yasutomo (Sagamihara, JP), Honma; Hisao (Odawara, JP), Satoyama; Ai (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Control method of device in storage system for virtualization
Patent Number: 7,673,110

Inventors: Yamanaka; Eiji (Tokyo, JP), Itoh; Masamitsu (Yokohama, JP), Asano; Mitsuyo (Yokohama, JP), Yamaguchi; Shinji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Pattern evaluation method and evaluation apparatus and pattern evaluation program
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Inventors: Yamazaki; Tadao (Tokyo, JP), Morita; Toshiari (Tokyo, JP), Nagai; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Erythropoietin solution preparation
Patent Number: 7,011,825

Inventors: Yamazaki; Yoshikazu (Saitama, JP), Hayakawa; Satoshi (Saitama, JP), Yokokawa; Miho (Saitama, JP)
Title: Substrate having transparent conductive layer, method for producing same, transparent conductive film laminate for touch panel, and touch panel
Patent Number: 8,664,533

Inventors: Yamazato; Kenji (Ome, JP), Nakamura; Masakazu (Tachikawa, JP)
Title: Electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,672,118

Inventors: Yan; Tiesheng (Chengdu, CN), Li; Youling (Shenzhen, CN), Lin; Feng (Chengdu, CN), Su; Xinhe (Chengdu, CN), Kuo; Ching-Chuan (Taipei, TW)
Title: Circuits and methods for driving light sources
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Inventors: Yancey; Jerry William (Rockwall, TX), Kuo; Yea Zong (Rockwall, TX)
Title: Datapipe interpolation device
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Inventors: Yang; Chih-Chao (Poughkeepsie, NY), Spooner; Terry A. (New Fairfield, CT), van der Straten; Oscar (Mohegan Lake, NY)
Title: Interconnect structure containing non-damaged dielectric and a via gouging feature
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Inventors: Yang; Fang Ming (Tai Nan, TW), Lai; Hung Chi (Kao Hsiung, TW), Lai; Kuo Li (Tai Chung, TW), Hung; Ching-Piao (Hsin Chu County, TW), Huang; Chun We (Taipei, TW)
Title: Diversity receiver
Patent Number: 7,672,410

Inventors: Yang; Jian (Jiangsu, CN), Li; Xiaofei (Jiangsu, CN)
Title: Self-propelled electric mower
Patent Number: 8,668,043

Inventors: Yang; Mei-Chuan (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Lamp holder connector
Patent Number: 8,668,507

Inventors: Yang; Michael X. (Palo Alto, CA), Kovarsky; Nicolay Y. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Anolyte for copper plating
Patent Number: 7,670,465

Inventors: Yang; Qian-Song (ShenZhen, CN)
Title: Method of producing a straddle mount connector and the resulting product thereof
Patent Number: 7,670,151

Inventors: Yang; Xueshi (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Reliability metrics management for soft decoding
Patent Number: 8,665,650

Inventors: Yano; Kimihiko (Naka-gun, JP), Shibata; Atsuhiro (Naka-gun, JP), Nomura; Kazunori (Naka-gun, JP), Hirano; Hiroyasu (Naka-gun, JP), Aoshima; Atsushi (Naka-gun, JP)
Title: Process for reprocessing spent nuclear fuels by utilizing phenomenon of cocrystallization
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Inventors: Yano; Koji (Hokkaido, JP), Segawa; Tomoki (Hokkaido, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a single chip semiconductor integrated circuit device including a mask ROM in a short time
Patent Number: 7,670,875

Inventors: Yano; Koji (Kawasaki, JP), Albrecht; Otto (Atsugi, JP), Mitsutake; Kunihiro (Yokohama, JP), Sone; Takeyuki (Kashiwa, JP)
Title: Film-forming method based on LB method
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Inventors: Yasuhara; Shigeto (Shioya-gun, JP), Ando; Kimitaka (Shioya-gun, JP), Matsuura; Yuji (Haga-gun, JP), Sugawara; Katsunari (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Vehicle body floor structure
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Inventors: Yasui; Yuji (Wako, JP)
Title: Exhaust gas purifying apparatus for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,667,782

Inventors: Yazaki; Akihiko (Tokyo, JP), Yamauchi; Takaya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Device and method for cleaving optical fibers
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Inventors: Yazdani-Pedram; Mehrdad (Santiago, CL), Quijada Abarca; Ra l (Vitacura, CL), Moncada Acevedo; Edwin Alexander (Santiago, CL)
Title: Compatibilizers for producing nanocomposites, microcomposites and polymer blends and process for obtaining them
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Inventors: Yeh; Lan-Kai (Kaohsiung, TW), Lin; Che-Wei (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Shao-Wen (Taichung, TW), Shyu; Jin-Cherng (Pingtung, TW), Tsai; Ming-Jye (Hsinchu, TW)
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Inventors: Yeh; Yun-Chieh (Taoyuan County, TW), Huang; Wei-Xiao (Taipei, TW), Kuan; Chang-Ming (Taipei, TW)
Title: Fastening structure for expansion card
Patent Number: 7,672,144

Inventors: Yeung; Evelina F (San Jose, CA), Dabral; Sanjay (Palo Alto, CA), Meier; Pascal (Sunnyvale, CA), Chaudhuri; Santanu (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Programmable passive equalizer
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Inventors: Yoder; Steven M. (Lake Ozark, MO)
Title: Radiation barrier panel
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Inventors: Yokota; Fumihiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Mobile management method for mobile communications, and switch and home location register used in mobile communications system
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Inventors: Yonekawa; Takashi (Mishima, JP), Sasaki; Kazuya (Susono, JP), Uechi; Masaaki (Hadano, JP), Kobana; Masumi (Fuji, JP), Kitaoka; Hironobu (Nissin, JP), Mori; Hiroko (Aichi-gun, JP), Iwase; Tatsuya (Aichi-gun, JP), Kurahashi; Tetsuo (Toyota, JP)
Title: Traffic simulator
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Inventors: Yoo; Hea-Kyung (Changwon-shi, KR), Lim; Tae-Hoon (Changwon-shi, KR)
Title: Drying method of laundry room machine and dryer therefor
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Inventors: Yoo; Jang Hee (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Geon Woo (Daejeon, KR), Han; Jong Wook (Daejeon, KR), Cho; Hyun Sook (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for masking privacy area of image
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Inventors: Yoo; Min Uk (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Optical semiconductor based illuminating apparatus
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Inventors: Yoo; Sang-Keun (Chungcheongnam-do, KR), Lee; Jun-Seob (Daejeon-si, KR), Kim; Yong-Woon (Chungcheongnam-do, KR), Kim; Hyoung-Jun (Daejeon-si, KR)
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Inventors: Yoon; Won Sik (Gumi-si, KR), Lee; Yang Keun (Gumi-si, KR), Kim; Won Soon (Gumi-si, KR), Cho; Jang Hwan (Chilgok-gun, KR)
Title: Plasma display and driving method thereof
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Inventors: Yoshida; Hiroki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Backlight scene judging method
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Inventors: Yoshida; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP), Tanaka; Yoshinori (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: OFDM receiving method and apparatus
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Inventors: Yoshikawa; Takamasa (Osaka, JP), Suzuki; Koichi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Glass substrate for data recording medium and manufacturing method thereof
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Inventors: Yoshimine; Takao (Kanagawa, JP), Ihara; Keigo (Chiba, JP), Nishimura; Takanori (Kanagawa, JP), Fukuda; Junko (Kanagawa, JP), Sueyoshi; Takahiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Server reservation method, reservation control apparatus and program storage medium
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Inventors: Yoshioka; Akira (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Saito; Wataru (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Saito; Yasunobu (Tokyo, JP), Fujimoto; Hidetoshi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Ohno; Tetsuya (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Nitride semiconductor device
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Inventors: Yoshioka; Mamoru (Susono, JP), Kumagai; Noriaki (Susono, JP), Takagi; Naoya (Mishima, JP)
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Inventors: Yoshioka; Mototaka (Osaka, JP), Ozawa; Jun (Nara, JP)
Title: Moving history conversion apparatus and moving history conversion method
Patent Number: 7,672,777

Inventors: Yoshitome; Yasuhiro (Hirakata, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for testing filters in a clean room
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Inventors: Yoshizawa; Norimichi (Ebina, JP), Egami; Masahiro (Hadano, JP), Takahashi; Miharu (Nagareyama, JP)
Title: Vehicle seat
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Inventors: You; In Kyu (Daejeon, KR), Kang; Seung Youl (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Chul Am (Seoul, KR), Ahn; Seong Deok (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Gi Heon (Daejeon, KR), Oh; Ji Young (Daejeon, KR), Suh; Kyung Soo (Daejeon, KR)
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Inventors: Younes; Usama E. (McMurray, PA), Baily; David M. (Upper St. Clair, PA), Carpenter; Charles R. (Upper St. Clair, PA)
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Inventors: Young; Kimbolt (Newtonville, MA), Anderson; Steve (Worcester, MA), Spiridigliozzi; John (Brookline, MA)
Title: Ablation probe with heat sink
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Inventors: Yu; Baoliu (Shenzhen, CN)
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Inventors: Yu; Dean T. (Cupertino, CA), Derossi; Christopher S. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for enabling a computer system by loading and executing an updated hardware specific boot routine to modify the operating system
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Inventors: Yu; I-Kang (Palo Alto, CA), Chou; Horng-Yee (Palo Alto, CA), Chou; Szu-Kuang (Cupertino, CA), Lee; Charles C. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Differential data transfer for flash memory card
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Inventors: Yu; San (Perrysburg, OH), Gupta; Atul (Beverly, MA)
Title: LED mesa sidewall isolation by ion implantation
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Inventors: Yu; Tsai-Yun (Taichung Hsien, TW)
Title: Saddle
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Inventors: Yu; Wang-I (Jhonghe, TW), Tai; Hung-Chi (Jhonghe, TW), Hung; Yung-Chih (Jhonghe, TW)
Title: Electrical connector for connecting to cables
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Inventors: Yu; Yang (San Diego, CA), Yam; Eric (San Diego, CA), Hong; Seungwook (San Diego, CA)
Title: Establishing 3D video conference presentation on 2D display
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Inventors: Yuan; Chienkuo Ronnie (San Diego, CA), Steele; Michelle Nicole (San Diego, CA), Morrison; Neil Argo (San Diego, CA), Chinn; Barbara Louise (San Diego, CA)
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Inventors: Yuan; Wei (ShenZhen, CN), Hsiao; Yu-San (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Low profile electrical connector
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Inventors: Yuh; Huoy-Jen (Pittsford, NY), Yu; Robert C U (Webster, NY), Tong; Yuhua (Webster, NY), Skinner; David M. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Photoconductors
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Inventors: Yun; Je-Hoon (Daejon, KR), Eom; Soon-Young (Daejon, KR), Kim; Joung-Myoun (Daejon, KR), Cho; Yong-Hee (Daejon, KR), Hahm; Young-Kwon (Daejon, KR), Kim; Dae-Young (Chungbuk, KR), Jeon; Soon-Ik (Daejeon, KR)
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Inventors: Yundt; Kent D. (Bend, OR)
Title: Method, system and apparatus for interbody fusion
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Inventors: Yurt; Paul (Scottsdale, AZ), Browne; H. Lee (Greenwich, CT)
Title: Audio and video transmission and receiving system
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Inventors: Yusa; Hiroyuki (Miyagi, JP), Yanagisawa; Azusa (Miyagi, JP), Kikuchi; Toshifumi (Miyagi, JP), Makiuchi; Akihiro (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Method of measuring alignment of measurement pattern
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Inventors: Yutani; Katsuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical transmitter with external modulator, optical transceiver including optical transmitter with external modulator, and methods of driving the same
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Inventors: Yvin; Jean-Claude (Saint Malo, FR), Vetvicka; Vaclav (Louisville, KY)
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Inventors: Zavarehei; Esfandiar (Cambridge, GB)
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Inventors: Zechlin; Oliver (Stein, DE)
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Inventors: Zeira; Ariela (Huntington, NY)
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Inventors: Zhang; Hong-Bo (Kunshan, CN), Xu; Zheng-Hua (Kunshan, CN), Wu; Li-Chun (Tu-Cheng, TW)
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Inventors: Zhang; Hongyong (Yamato, JP)
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Inventors: Zhang; Jicheng (Kanagawa, JP), Nakamura; Hideo (Yokohama, JP)
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Serial Number: 78723367

Owner: General Electric Company
Serial Number: 78769024

Owner: Genlyte Thomas Group LLC
Serial Number: 78794100

Owner: Global Market Partners Inc.
Serial Number: 77045553

Owner: Goorvich, Jonathan
Serial Number: 76669177

Owner: GPA ACQUISITION COMPANY, INC.
Serial Number: 73085908

Owner: Halperns' Steak and Seafood Company
Serial Number: 78923484

Owner: Halperns' Steak and Seafood Company
Serial Number: 78923490

Owner: Hardscape Materials, Inc.
Serial Number: 77039743

Owner: Harris & Associates, Inc.
Serial Number: 76640402

Owner: HARRIS TEETER, LLC
Serial Number: 78933448

Owner: HARRIS TEETER, LLC
Serial Number: 78933453

Owner: Hartley-Hunt, Tamara B.
Serial Number: 77037087

Owner: HAWAIIAN HOST, INC.
Serial Number: 78646720

Owner: HAZELDEN BETTY FORD FOUNDATION
Serial Number: 78856654

Owner: HealthTronics, Inc.
Serial Number: 77052043

Owner: HEALTHWAYS SC, LLC
Serial Number: 78449555

Owner: Healthy Directions LLC
Serial Number: 78824404

Owner: Heritage Mint, Ltd
Serial Number: 78899696

Owner: Hill, Derrick
Serial Number: 77024229

Owner: HILL-ROM SERVICES, INC.
Serial Number: 77086758

Owner: HILTON, NICKY
Serial Number: 77044472

Owner: Hoblack, Nancy
Serial Number: 78657077

Owner: Hot Rod Bob's Specialty Foods, Inc.
Serial Number: 78961821

Owner: Houmani, Riad M.
Serial Number: 77034860

Owner: i2, Inc.
Serial Number: 76643999

Owner: Ideation, Inc.
Serial Number: 77027700

Owner: IDT CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78277398

Owner: IHS GLOBAL LIMITED
Serial Number: 78839375

Owner: Imperium Productions
Serial Number: 78961014

Owner: IMPLUS FOOTCARE, LLC
Serial Number: 78756476

Owner: INFICON GmbH
Serial Number: 77035511

Owner: ING Groep N.V.
Serial Number: 77028764

Owner: Inly School
Serial Number: 78850839

Owner: Innoventor, Inc.
Serial Number: 78833528

Owner: Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Serial Number: 76660921

Owner: INSURANCE SERVICES OFFICE, INC.
Serial Number: 77006930

Owner: Intermountain Building Panels
Serial Number: 77044192

Owner: INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISNG SERVICE, INC.
Serial Number: 78949659

Owner: INTERNET OPPORTUNITY ENTERTAINMENT (SPORTS) LTD.
Serial Number: 78914759

Owner: Investigative Reporters and Editors, Inc.
Serial Number: 77035752

Owner: IRVINE MANAGEMENT COMPANY
Serial Number: 77038752

Owner: ITOKI Corporation
Serial Number: 78902672

Owner: J.P. Licks Homemade Ice Cream Company, Inc.
Serial Number: 77036424

Owner: Jackie's International, Inc.
Serial Number: 78833080

Owner: Jan-Al Innerprizes, Inc.
Serial Number: 77027095

Owner: Jarrow Formulas, Inc.
Serial Number: 78652370

Owner: Jeff Foote Enterprises LLC
Serial Number: 78449232

Owner: JEVO INC.
Serial Number: 76653516

Owner: JOE HECK RACING LLC
Serial Number: 78305475

Owner: KAIPING LONGHO (USA) CORP.
Serial Number: 77038051

Owner: Karasu, Marc
Serial Number: 77037614

Owner: Karasu, Marc
Serial Number: 77035993

Owner: Kelly & Associates Insurance Group, Inc.
Serial Number: 78769095

Owner: KENEXA TECHNOLOGY, INC.
Serial Number: 78909115

Owner: KENNETH COLE PRODUCTIONS (LIC), LLC
Serial Number: 78978843

Owner: KIDS & CHROME FOUNDATION, INC.
Serial Number: 78816671

Owner: KIESLER POLICE SUPPLY, INC.
Serial Number: 77127302

Owner: Kinetic Technologies, LLC
Serial Number: 78844117

Owner: Kinetitec Corporation
Serial Number: 78825386

Owner: Kinetitec Corporation
Serial Number: 78825400

Owner: KNAUF INSULATION, INC.
Serial Number: 77020858

Owner: Knit For Life
Serial Number: 78849563

Owner: Knox, Edward Lee
Serial Number: 78837501

Owner: Kraft, Jeffrey J.
Serial Number: 78244960

Owner: Krudco.Skateshop
Serial Number: 77047243

Owner: KUMAR & KUMAR INC.
Serial Number: 78828002

Owner: KUYPER COLLEGE
Serial Number: 78756075

Owner: L-3 Communications Corporation
Serial Number: 77067744

Owner: L.A. DESSERTS, INC.
Serial Number: 77061724

Owner: LAFARGE, Societe Anonyme
Serial Number: 75012093

Owner: LAMARSH & ASSOCIATES GLOBAL, LLC
Serial Number: 76669064

Owner: LANGOOST ENTERPRISES, LLC
Serial Number: 77047792

Owner: Law Prep Online, Inc.
Serial Number: 77011614

Owner: Lexbe LC
Serial Number: 77049433

Owner: Lina Medical ApS
Serial Number: 77026365

Owner: Lionheart, LLC
Serial Number: 77037063

Owner: Long Wharf Investors, Inc.
Serial Number: 77064619

Owner: Lown Cardiovascular Research Foundation, Inc.
Serial Number: 78592440

Owner: Lumificient Technologies, Inc.
Serial Number: 76657672

Owner: Lumificient Technologies, Inc.
Serial Number: 76657809

Owner: M D Science Lab, LLC
Serial Number: 78821781

Owner: Maggio, Giovanni
Serial Number: 78969650

Owner: Mallorca Magnetics, Inc.
Serial Number: 78816882

Owner: Management Association for Private Photogrammetric Surveyors
Serial Number: 77023632

Owner: March Marketing
Serial Number: 77008635

Owner: MasterCard International Incorporated
Serial Number: 77072750

Owner: MATTEL, INC.
Serial Number: 78894421

Owner: MBIP NOMINEES PTY LTD
Serial Number: 78956800

Owner: MEDIActivate, LLC
Serial Number: 77029807

Owner: Medical Mutual of Ohio
Serial Number: 77024594

Owner: MEI Healthcare Group, LLC, The
Serial Number: 76669401

Owner: Meritage Homes Corporation
Serial Number: 77045732

Owner: MICHAEL BAKER INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Serial Number: 78474073

Owner: Michael Prater and Company, LLC
Serial Number: 77042205

Owner: Microplanet, Inc.
Serial Number: 77040092

Owner: Miller, Stanley G.
Serial Number: 77053584

Owner: MillerWhite LLC
Serial Number: 78650125

Owner: MIZUHO CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78640859

Owner: MNH, Inc
Serial Number: 78816347

Owner: Moldex-Metric, Inc.
Serial Number: 77014708

Owner: MOLICOPI, S.L.
Serial Number: 78821262

Owner: Molner, David L.
Serial Number: 78849477

Owner: Monarch Financial Holdings, Inc.
Serial Number: 77037978

Owner: Mota, Jose
Serial Number: 77040982

Owner: Movado LLC
Serial Number: 75581644

Owner: Multi-View Solutions, LLC
Serial Number: 78711207

Owner: MUREX S.A.S.
Serial Number: 78509330

Owner: MVIX (USA), INC.
Serial Number: 77038184

Owner: NACIONAL DE ALIMENTOS Y HELADOS, S.A. DE C.V.
Serial Number: 78857305

Owner: NACIONAL DE ALIMENTOS Y HELADOS, S.A. DE C.V.
Serial Number: 78838458

Owner: National Association for Court Management
Serial Number: 76668425

Owner: Natural Organics Inc.
Serial Number: 78738703

Owner: NATURAL ORGANICS INC.
Serial Number: 76609479

Owner: Neuronetics, Inc.
Serial Number: 78904768

Owner: New Dynamics Corporation
Serial Number: 77049505

Owner: New Glarus Brewing Company
Serial Number: 77033754

Owner: Nourish International
Serial Number: 77021729

Owner: Novo Nordisk Health Care AG
Serial Number: 76581885

Owner: NOXELL CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78701481

Owner: NS3 Health, LLC
Serial Number: 77022894

Owner: NurseCore Management Services, LLC
Serial Number: 77033489

Owner: O 2 V IP Trustees Limited
Serial Number: 78629928

Owner: OCO Biomedical, Inc.
Serial Number: 78744489

Owner: ON DEMAND COMMUNICATION, LLC
Serial Number: 78566234

Owner: OraSure Technologies, Inc.
Serial Number: 78959483

Owner: OrePac Holding Company
Serial Number: 77042417

Owner: ORION STONE DEPOT, INC
Serial Number: 77035036

Owner: Pacific Webworks, Inc.
Serial Number: 77032421

Owner: Pain Relievers, Inc.
Serial Number: 77056128

Owner: Panini S.P.A.
Serial Number: 76668147

Owner: Patrick Grogan
Serial Number: 76668512

Owner: PAUL BRIAN, LLC
Serial Number: 78967100

Owner: Pendulum, Inc.
Serial Number: 78748950

Owner: PENNINGTON SEED, INC.
Serial Number: 78907745

Owner: PERSHING INVESTMENTS LLC
Serial Number: 78302271

Owner: Pharmacy Benefit Management Institute, LP
Serial Number: 76668508

Owner: PHARMACY COMPOUNDING ACCREDITATION BOARD
Serial Number: 76660447

Owner: Phillips, Samantha
Serial Number: 78878455

Owner: Phoenix Art Museum
Serial Number: 77074269

Owner: Photo Marketing Association International
Serial Number: 77041644

Owner: PICARD OVENS INC.
Serial Number: 78966834

Owner: PIONEER FOODS (PROPRIETARY) LIMITED
Serial Number: 77022053

Owner: PIONEER PET PRODUCTS, LLC
Serial Number: 78883756

Owner: Platypus, Inc.
Serial Number: 78932184

Owner: Playboy Enterprises International, Inc.
Serial Number: 78699772

Owner: PLAYWORLD SYSTEMS, INC.
Serial Number: 78705180

Owner: Plzensky Prazdroj, A.S.
Serial Number: 76362707

Owner: Poop, Scoop & Away, LLC
Serial Number: 77021877

Owner: Potoupa, Elena
Serial Number: 78770817

Owner: PRAX CAPITAL MANAGEMENT CO.
Serial Number: 78575545

Owner: Preloved Inc.
Serial Number: 78507715

Owner: Private Bancorporation, Inc.
Serial Number: 78853578

Owner: PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT SYSTEMS, LLC
Serial Number: 78971710

Owner: PROLINEA LLC
Serial Number: 77137385

Owner: PTZ INSURANCE SERVICES LTD.
Serial Number: 78671598

Owner: PURE GLOBAL BRANDS, INC.
Serial Number: 78881177

Owner: Purvis, Thomas C.
Serial Number: 77042111

Owner: Purvis, Thomas C.
Serial Number: 77042118

Owner: QCAM PRODUCTIONS, INC.
Serial Number: 78494506

Owner: Quality Custom Distribution Services, Inc.
Serial Number: 78849587

Owner: Quest Manufacturing Corp.
Serial Number: 78868130

Owner: Reasons to Believe
Serial Number: 78927234

Owner: Regas, Melissa J.
Serial Number: 77035716

Owner: Reliance Relocation Services, Inc.
Serial Number: 78716388

Owner: RELUMINATI, LLC (DC)
Serial Number: 78660009

Owner: Res-Q-Jack, Inc.
Serial Number: 77034479

Owner: RESIDENTIAL ELEVATORS, INC.
Serial Number: 78870157

Owner: RESTORATION INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION, INC.
Serial Number: 77065254

Owner: Revlon Consumer Products Corporation
Serial Number: 78740148

Owner: Richardson, Cindy L.
Serial Number: 78846521

Owner: Ricky's Lucky Nuts, LLC
Serial Number: 78859391

Owner: Rieger, Linda J.
Serial Number: 78792554

Owner: Riley, Edward John
Serial Number: 78634741

Owner: Rileyroos, LLC
Serial Number: 77049350

Owner: Riowell, LLC
Serial Number: 76626481

Owner: ROCKMITZVAH CORP
Serial Number: 77047945

Owner: Runquist, Jorgen C.
Serial Number: 78611312

Owner: S.I. Industries of Wisconsin, Inc.
Serial Number: 77013468

Owner: San Mar Corporation
Serial Number: 78826936

Owner: Sanlo, Inc.
Serial Number: 78670849

Owner: Sarna-Jones, Janine
Serial Number: 78599975

Owner: SCHAEFFLER TECHNOLOGIES GMBH & CO. KG
Serial Number: 78731671

Owner: Schoolhouse Educational Services, LLC
Serial Number: 78957946

Owner: Scott, Robert Paxton
Serial Number: 78839897

Owner: SEA MERCHANTS INC.
Serial Number: 76661294

Owner: SEND THE LIGHT DISTRIBUTION, LLC
Serial Number: 77040673

Owner: SERGEANT'S PET CARE PRODUCTS, INC.
Serial Number: 74667905

Owner: SITA N.V.
Serial Number: 78574103

Owner: Skylark Meats, LLC
Serial Number: 77040353

Owner: SmartStream Technologies Group Limited
Serial Number: 76639827

Owner: Socialtext, Inc.
Serial Number: 77023394

Owner: SOCIETE DES PRODUITS NESTLE, S.A.
Serial Number: 75168192

Owner: SOITEC
Serial Number: 76466173

Owner: Sonali Corporation
Serial Number: 78677477

Owner: South Jersey Independent Restaurant Association
Serial Number: 77021544

Owner: Southwest Business Corporation
Serial Number: 76572830

Owner: Space Matters, LLC
Serial Number: 78886421

Owner: SPADAFORA, MARINA
Serial Number: 77017394

Owner: SPECIALTY NUTRITION CONSULTING, INC.
Serial Number: 78858461

Owner: SPORTSMAN UNLIMITED, INC.
Serial Number: 78828664

Owner: Staco Energy Products Co.
Serial Number: 77032190

Owner: Steinmetz, Kenneth D.
Serial Number: 77021257

Owner: Stuckart, Joan
Serial Number: 76632728

Owner: Stuewe, RayEtta Jo
Serial Number: 77037123

Owner: SubAir Systems, LLC
Serial Number: 76641867

Owner: SUN & SKIN CARE RESEARCH, LLC
Serial Number: 78714395

Owner: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
Serial Number: 78246582

Owner: Super Seal Corporation
Serial Number: 78864814

Owner: SuperDirectories, Inc.
Serial Number: 78883407

Owner: Superior UV Technologies, LLC
Serial Number: 77028550

Owner: SurroundArt, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 78794852

Owner: SWEET I M TECHNOLOGIES LTD.
Serial Number: 78937499

Owner: SWITCHER HOLDING SA
Serial Number: 78126178

Owner: SWOOP, LLC
Serial Number: 76666949

Owner: Sycamore Springs Ranch, Inc.
Serial Number: 78857878

Owner: Sysco Corporation
Serial Number: 77079522

Owner: TALEO CORPORATION
Serial Number: 77020415

Owner: TALEO CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78946426

Owner: Technology Advancement Group, Inc.
Serial Number: 78893054

Owner: Tenet HealthSystem Medical, Inc.
Serial Number: 78959393

Owner: Test Rite Products Corporation
Serial Number: 78492998

Owner: The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Serial Number: 78628707

Owner: THE BARBARIAN GROUP, LLC
Serial Number: 77040556

Owner: THE MEEKER VINEYARD
Serial Number: 78890717

Owner: The MEI Healthcare Group, LLC
Serial Number: 76669402

Owner: The MEI Healthcare Group, LLC
Serial Number: 76669403

Owner: THE PERSONAL INJURY NETWORK LLC
Serial Number: 78924231

Owner: The Tranzonic Companies
Serial Number: 77042212

Owner: ThoughtRockets, Inc.
Serial Number: 77053251

Owner: Timber Treatment Technologies, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 76644223

Owner: TM Manufacturing, Inc.
Serial Number: 77014875

Owner: TOOTSIE ROLL INDUSTRIES, LLC
Serial Number: 78707142

Owner: Toula, Tim N.
Serial Number: 77031478

Owner: TRANSCENDIA, INC.
Serial Number: 77032482

Owner: TRAVIS DESIGNS LTD
Serial Number: 78794815

Owner: Trish McEvoy Ltd.
Serial Number: 78849358

Owner: Tucker-Rocky Corporation, Inc.
Serial Number: 76669029

Owner: Tutor Time Learning Centers, LLC
Serial Number: 77048043

Owner: Unetixs Vascular Incorporated
Serial Number: 77049466

Owner: Unisource Worldwide, Inc.
Serial Number: 77007566

Owner: University Hospitals Health System, Inc.
Serial Number: 76608774

Owner: US Jesco International Ltd., Inc.
Serial Number: 77030835

Owner: VALENTINA, DEBRA
Serial Number: 77039936

Owner: VIACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.
Serial Number: 78634894

Owner: Victory Media, Inc.
Serial Number: 77019135

Owner: Virtual Mechanics Inc.
Serial Number: 77037135

Owner: Wabash Valley Farms, Inc.
Serial Number: 77051418

Owner: Walek & Associates, Inc.
Serial Number: 77006564

Owner: Webb, Julius
Serial Number: 78941956

Owner: Westfield, LLC
Serial Number: 77034562

Owner: Weston Educational, Inc.
Serial Number: 77024902

Owner: WHITMORE MANUFACTURING, LLC
Serial Number: 77036072

Owner: WHITMORE MANUFACTURING, LLC
Serial Number: 77036042

Owner: William F. Ryan Community Health Center, Inc.
Serial Number: 78682553

Owner: Wilmar Corporation
Serial Number: 77029183

Owner: Windsor Jewelers, Inc.
Serial Number: 78588158

Owner: WOERNER, JAMES
Serial Number: 77043818

Owner: Wokurka, Jeanne M.
Serial Number: 77001165

Owner: Woodgrain Millwork, Inc.
Serial Number: 78767754

Owner: Woodpath Ventures, Ltd
Serial Number: 78858037

Owner: WoodWorks, LLC
Serial Number: 77027105

Owner: ZADRO HEALTH SOLUTIONS
Serial Number: 76666953

Owner: ZIFF DAVIS, INC.
Serial Number: 77007466