Sunday, June 14 2020


Weekly Report

Expired Patents

Inventors: 't Hooft; Maarten (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Peripheral device detection with short-range communication
Patent Number: 9,304,757

Inventors: Abad; Andre R. (W. Des Moines, IA), Dong; Hua (Johnston, IA), Lo; Susan B. (West Des Moines, IA), McCutchen; Billy F. (College Station, TX), Shi; Xiaomei (Johnston, IA)
Title: Method for identifying novel genes
Patent Number: 8,148,077

Inventors: Abadeer; Wagdi W. (Jericho, VT), Bonaccio; Anthony R. (Shelburne, VT), Mandelman; Jack A. (Flat Rock, NC), Tonti; William R. (Essex Junction, VT), Ventrone; Sebastian T. (South Burlington, VT)
Title: Programmable capacitors and methods of using the same
Patent Number: 7,358,823

Inventors: Abbott; Freeland (Arlington, MA), Lara; Marco (Topsfield, MA), Neogi; Depankar (Wilmington, MA), Hardy; Geoff (Somerville, MA)
Title: Content collection
Patent Number: 7,356,589

Inventors: Abe; Naoki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: File delete method, file open method, storage medium storing file delete program, and storage medium storing file open program
Patent Number: 8,150,809

Inventors: Abe; Shinya (Osaka, JP), Ishida; Takashi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Wobble information recording method, information recording medium, and recording and reproduction method and apparatus thereof
Patent Number: 8,149,682

Inventors: Abel; Francois (Ruschlikon, CH), Benner; Alan (Poughkeepsie, NY), Dittmann; Gero (Zurich, CH), Herkersdorf; Andreas (Langnau, CH)
Title: Method and systems for ordered dynamic distribution of packet flows over network processing means
Patent Number: 7,359,318

Inventors: Abramov; Anatoli Anatolyevich (Painted Post, NY), Wu; Qi (Painted Post, NY), Zhou; Naiyue (Painted Post, NY)
Title: Precision laser scoring
Patent Number: 9,302,346

Inventors: Abreu; Eduardo (Allentown, PA), Harel; Haim (New York, NY), Kludt; Kenneth (Annadale, NJ), Karmi; Yair (Bridgewater, NJ)
Title: Modifying a signal by controlling transmit diversity parameters
Patent Number: 8,150,441

Inventors: Acar; Emrah (Montvale, NJ), Jamsek; Damir (Austin, TX), Nassif; Sani R. (Austin, TX)
Title: Blended model interpolation
Patent Number: 8,151,230

Inventors: Adams; Dale R. (San Jose, CA), Buuck; David C. (Santa Clara, CA), Chee; Cheng Hwee (Saratoga, CA), Thompson; Laurence A. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Portable DVD player
Patent Number: 7,359,624

Inventors: Adiga; Narasimha R. (Karnataka, IN), Bhartia; Jatin (Uttar Pradesh, IN), Giri; Akash V. (Austin, TX), Heizmann; Matthias D. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Testing optimization of microprocessor table functions
Patent Number: 9,304,883

Inventors: Aeling; Ellen O. (Oakdale, MN), David; John R. (Stillwater, MN), Meis; Michael A. (Stillwater, MN), Steelman; Ronald S. (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Illumination devices and methods for making the same
Patent Number: 9,303,827

Inventors: Aeling; Ellen O. (Oakdale, MN), David; John R. (Stillwater, MN), Meis; Michael A. (Stillwater, MN), Steelman; Ronald S. (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Illumination devices and methods for making the same
Patent Number: 9,303,829

Inventors: Agarwal; Virat (Yorktown Heights, NY), Pasetto; Davide (Dublin, IE), Petrini; Fabrizio (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Dual DFA decomposition for large scale regular expression matching
Patent Number: 9,305,116

Inventors: Aguera y Arcas; Blaise (Seattle, WA)
Title: System and method for upscaling low-resolution images
Patent Number: 8,149,235

Inventors: Ah-Pine; Julien (La Tronche, FR)
Title: Data fusion using consensus aggregation functions
Patent Number: 8,150,793

Inventors: Aher; Ravindra Dattatray (Pune, IN), Gade; Madhuri Hanumant (Pune, IN), Rekula; Reddy Santhosh (Pune, IN), Karabal; Pratibha Uttam (Pune, IN), Suryavanshi; Gurunath Mallappa (Pune, IN), Sudalai; Arumugam (Pune, IN)
Title: Process for preparation of alkynyl carboxylic acids
Patent Number: 9,302,970

Inventors: Ahern; Frank (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: Device including serial interface
Patent Number: 7,356,634

Inventors: Ahles; Marcus (Pfullingen, DE), Benzel; Hubert (Pliezhausen, DE)
Title: Sensor system and method for manufacturing a sensor system
Patent Number: 8,146,439

Inventors: Ahn; Jeong-Hoon (Guachon-si, KR), Shin; Heon-Jong (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Scribe-line structures and methods of forming the same
Patent Number: 7,358,155

Inventors: Ahn; Yong-jin (Seoul, KR), Park; In-sik (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Kyung-geun (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Yoon; Du-seop (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Hwang; In-oh (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Ko; Jung-wan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Seong-sue (Seoul, KR), Yang; Chang-jin (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Otsuka; Tatsuhiro (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method of and apparatus for recording data on an optical recording medium
Patent Number: 7,359,301

Inventors: Ahrens; Hendrik (Kriftel, DE)
Title: Dispersing agent from renewable raw materials for binding agent-free pigment preparations
Patent Number: 9,303,143

Inventors: Ahrens; Hendrik (Kriftel, DE)
Title: Dispersing agent from renewable raw materials for binding agent-free pigment preparations
Patent Number: 9,303,144

Inventors: Aihara; Shin (Nagoya, JP), Koga; Hitoshi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Wafer machining adhesive tape, and its manufacturing method and using method
Patent Number: 7,358,158

Inventors: Aiwazian; Nicholas V. (Bothell, WA), Saini; Varun (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Evaluation of device driver output
Patent Number: 7,359,819

Inventors: Akahoshi; Kenji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Medium recording/reproducing apparatus enabling to notice of edition number and method for managing edition number of times
Patent Number: 8,151,045

Inventors: Akenine-Moller; Tomas G. (Lund, SE), Nilsson; Jim K. (Lund, SE), Surti; Prasoonkumar (Folsom, CA), Hasselgren; Jon N. (Bunkeflostrand, SE), Munkberg; Carl J. (Malmo, SE)
Title: Compression and decompression of graphics data using pixel region bit values
Patent Number: 9,305,368

Inventors: Akiyama; Shinichi (Yokohama, JP), Okubo; Kazuya (Yokohama, JP), Morisaki; Yusuke (Yokohama, JP), Momiyama; Youichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,148,262

Inventors: Al-Jlil; Saad A (Riyadh, SA)
Title: Apparatus and process for desalination of brackish water
Patent Number: 8,147,697

Inventors: Al-Jlil; Saad A (Riyadh, SA)
Title: Method of making and using adsorbent to remove heavy metal from waste water
Patent Number: 8,147,702

Inventors: Al-Jlil; Saad A (Riyadh, SA)
Title: Method of making a composite adsorbent from natural raw material
Patent Number: 8,148,296

Inventors: Alam; Syed M. (Austin, TX), Jones; Robert E. (Austin, TX), Pozder; Scott K. (Austin, TX)
Title: Semiconductor stacked die/wafer configuration and packaging and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,358,616

Inventors: Alamouti; Siavash M. (Hillsboro, OR), Maltsev; Alexander Alexandrovich (Nizhny Novgorod, RU), Sergeyev; Vadim Sergeyevich (Novgorod, RU)
Title: Millimeter-wave communication system with directional antenna and one or more millimeter-wave reflectors
Patent Number: 8,149,178

Inventors: Alavudin; Jalvathi (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Systems and methods for location-based multi-band roaming
Patent Number: 9,307,517

Inventors: Alberti; Enrica (Rome, IT), Mariani; Gianluca (Rome, IT), Secomandi; Antonio (Milan, IT), Tomassi; Michele (Rome, IT)
Title: Software deployment in a distributed virtual machine environment
Patent Number: 9,304,752

Inventors: Albertsson; Henrik (Stockholm, SE), Holm; Jan (Orbyhus, SE)
Title: Methods and apparatus for push to talk type service
Patent Number: 8,150,334

Inventors: Albrecht; Thomas E. (Cincinnati, OH), Ortiz; Mark S. (Milford, OH), Harris; Jason L. (Mason, OH)
Title: Gastric coil manipulator
Patent Number: 8,147,502

Inventors: Aldaz; Walter (Kuala Lumpur, MY), Duggan; Andrew Michael (Aberdeen, GB), Whanger; James Kennon (Houston, TX), Simpson; Neil Andrew Abercrombie (Aberdeen, GB), Harrall; Simon John (Houston, TX), Oliver; James (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Seal
Patent Number: 7,357,189

Inventors: Aldossary; Thieab (Washington, DC)
Title: Tactile communication apparatus
Patent Number: 9,304,588

Inventors: Alkan; Erdogan (Fayetteville, NY), Palinkas; Raymond W. (Canastota, NY)
Title: Multipath mitigation circuit for home network
Patent Number: 9,306,530

Inventors: Allan; David (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Apparatus for using a verification probe in an LDP MPLS network
Patent Number: 7,359,328

Inventors: Allan; David (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Apparatus using a knowledge digest to verify configuration information in a network
Patent Number: 7,359,404

Inventors: Allen-Ware; Malcolm S. (Austin, TX), Brock; Bishop (Austin, TX), Gloekler; Tilman (Gaertringen, DE), Lefurgy; Charles R. (Austin, TX), Rajamani; Karthick (Austin, TX), Still; Gregory S. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Associating energy consumption with a virtual machine
Patent Number: 9,304,886

Inventors: Allen; Nicholas (Redmond, WA)
Title: Local binary XML string compression
Patent Number: 8,149,148

Inventors: Allen; Robert David (San Jose, CA), Brock; Phillip Joe (Sunnyvale, CA), DiPietro; Richard Anthony (Campbell, CA), Sooriyakumaran; Ratnam (San Jose, CA), Truong; Hoa D. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Low activation energy dissolution modification agents for photoresist applications
Patent Number: 7,358,029

Inventors: Allman; Derryl J. (Camas, WA), May; Charles (Gresham, OR)
Title: Method of forming a low k polymer E-beam printable mechanical support
Patent Number: 7,358,594

Inventors: Alshammari; Taref Moneif (Seattle, WA)
Title: Fishing capsules
Patent Number: 9,301,512

Inventors: Altier; Daniel J. (Granger, IA), Dahlbacka; Glen (Oakland, CA), Ellanskaya; Irina (Kyiv, UA), Ellanskaya, legal representative; Natalia (Kyiv, UA), Herrmann; Rafael (Wilmington, DE), Hunter-Cevera; Jennie (Elliott City, MD), McCutchen; Billy F. (College Station, TX), Presnail; James K. (Avondale, PA), Rice; Janet A. (Wilmington, DE), Schepers; Eric (Port Deposit, MD), Simmons; Carl R. (Des Moines, IA), Torok; Tamas (Richmond, CA), Yalpani; Nasser (Johnston, IA)
Title: Antifungal polypeptides
Patent Number: 8,148,510

Inventors: Alvite; Teza (Plymouth, MN), Staruck; Jonathan (White Bear Lake, MN), Turner; Adam (Arden Hills, MN)
Title: Three-dimensional playing device and method of use
Patent Number: 9,302,176

Inventors: Amano; Koji (Kanagawa, JP), Nagumo; Jun (Kanagawa, JP), Maekawa; Takao (Kanagawa, JP), Tose; Masahiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,359,670

Inventors: Amano; Masato (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Unauthorized usage prevention system and information processing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,151,346

Inventors: Amano; Minoru (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Saito; Yoshiaki (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Tunnel magnetoresistance effect device, and a portable personal device
Patent Number: 7,359,163

Inventors: Ambe; Suma (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Method and system for operating system (OS) verification
Patent Number: 9,304,887

Inventors: Amid; David (Kiryat Ata, IL), Anaby-Tavor; Ateret (Givat Ada, IL), Boaz; David (Bahan, IL), Moor; Dmitry A (Moscow, RU), Shir; Ofer Michael (Jerusalem, IL)
Title: Objective weighing and ranking
Patent Number: 9,305,266

Inventors: Amit; Jonathan (Yehud, IL), Constantinescu; Corneliu M. (San Jose, CA), Gilder; Joseph S. (San Jose, CA), Tahar; Shai I. (Petach Tikva, IL)
Title: Merging entries in a deduplication index
Patent Number: 9,305,005

Inventors: Amizur; Yuval (Kfar-Saba, IL), Banin; Leor (Petach Tikva, IL), Schatzberg; Uri (kiryat ono, IL)
Title: System and method for channel feedback for location time of flight
Patent Number: 9,304,186

Inventors: An; Yafan (Fremont, CA), Kumar; Sandeep (Sunnyvale, CA), Aybay; Gunes (Cupertino, CA), Dubey; Rakesh (Fremont, CA)
Title: Scalable forwarding table with overflow address learning
Patent Number: 9,306,835

Inventors: Andermatt; Ernst (Teufenthal, CH), Doessegger; Andre (Oberentfelden, CH), Pohlink; Karsten (Unterentfelden, CH)
Title: Electrical energy disconnection device
Patent Number: 7,357,656

Inventors: Andersen; Niels H. (Seattle, WA), Bowman; Jason (Quincy, IL)
Title: Antibacterial agents
Patent Number: 7,358,359

Inventors: Anderson; David W. (Brooklyn Park, MN), Esarey; Bernard J. (Vermilion, OH)
Title: Hydraulic urethral occlusive device
Patent Number: 9,301,824

Inventors: Anderson; Gary Dean (Austin, TX), Knight; Richard Jamie (Cedar Park, TX), Patel; Jayeshkumar M. (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for dynamic management of input/output subsystem addressing
Patent Number: 7,356,619

Inventors: Anderson; James E. (Coraopolis, PA), Boyd, Jr.; William E. (McDonald, PA), Carpenter; Robert L. (Beaver, PA), Jones; David R (Aliquippa, PA), Rhodes, II; David E. (Coraopolis, PA), Tucker; Jason A. (Coraopolis, PA)
Title: Automatic detection and notification of backlogs and delays
Patent Number: 9,306,894

Inventors: Andersson; Jonas (Malmo, SE), Morwing; Lars Jonas (Malmo, SE)
Title: Recognizing handwriting input using rotatable support lines
Patent Number: 9,304,681

Inventors: Ando; Kazutaka (Kanagawa, JP), Tange; Akira (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, information processing method, program recording medium, and data recording medium
Patent Number: 7,356,509

Inventors: Andre; Jean-Luc (Molsheim, FR), Lamanna; Franck (Romanswiller, FR)
Title: Anti-extraction safety device for a guidance set comprising two inclined rollers rolling on a rail
Patent Number: 8,146,512

Inventors: Andreasson; Anders (Frolunda, SE), Chandler; Guy Richard (Cambridge, GB), Goersmann; Claus Friedrich (Cambridge, GB), Warren; James Patrick (Cambridge, GB), Huthwohl; Georg (Soest, DE)
Title: Catalytic reduction of NO.sub.x
Patent Number: 9,302,224

Inventors: Andreev; Alexander E. (San Jose, CA), Vikhliantsev; Igor A. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Configurable low-density parity-check decoder for LDPC codes of arbitrary block size and method of configuring the same
Patent Number: 8,151,160

Inventors: Angal; Aditya J. (Lexington, KY), Chelvayohan; Mahesan (Lexington, KY), Kroger; Patrick L. (Versailles, KY)
Title: Multiple resolution optical imager using single size image elements
Patent Number: 7,358,997

Inventors: Anguera Miro; Xavier (Barcelona, ES)
Title: Method and system for improved pattern matching
Patent Number: 9,305,264

Inventors: Antanaitis; David B. (Northville, MI), Riefe; Mark T. (Brighton, MI), Lowe; Brent D. (Milford, MI), Monsere; Patrick J. (Highland, MI)
Title: Disk brake friction surfaces with tunable indent patterns for minimizing brake pad radial taper wear
Patent Number: 8,146,719

Inventors: Anumalasetty; Kiran Kumar (Bangalore, IN), Ayyagari; Phani Kumar (Andhra Pradesh, IN), Maddali; Sudhir (Hyderabad, IN), Marupaka; Ramesh Kumar (Andhra Pradesh, IN), Rathi; Sanket (Hyderabad, IN)
Title: Dynamically tracking logical units moving between input/output ports of a storage area network target
Patent Number: 9,304,875

Inventors: Aoki; Katsuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Oyama; Hajime (Ichikawa, JP), Takagaki; Hiromitsu (Yokohama, JP), Ikeguchi; Hiroshi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Developing method, developing device, and image forming apparatus including the developing device that minimizes deterioration of developer
Patent Number: 7,359,661

Inventors: Aoki; Kunitoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Toner adhesion amount measuring apparatus, and toner adhesion amount measuring method
Patent Number: 8,150,282

Inventors: Aoki; Toru (Suwa, JP)
Title: Electro-optical device, circuit for driving electro-optical device, method of driving electro-optical device, and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,358,940

Inventors: Apostolos; John T. (Lyndeboro, NH), Ball; Richard C. (Loudon, NH), Hedges; Stephen A. (Nashua, NH)
Title: Cavity embedded antenna
Patent Number: 7,358,920

Inventors: Aptaker; Peter Simon (Wantage, GB), Beasley; Paul (Abingdon, GB), Heid; Oliver (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Method and device for bunching a beam of charged particles
Patent Number: 9,305,742

Inventors: Araki; Masanori (Odawara, JP), Baba; Masatoshi (Odawara, JP), Sueoka; Yuji (Odawara, JP), Kurokawa; Isamu (Odawara, JP), Takeuchi; Hisaharu (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage system processing read/write data requests with or without logical storage area information
Patent Number: 7,356,623

Inventors: Aramatsu; Yoshiaki (Tottori, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display panel
Patent Number: 7,358,570

Inventors: Archbold; David (Missouri Valley, IA), Westbrook; Scott D. (Omaha, NE), Frisbie; James V. (Omaha, NE)
Title: System, method, and computer-readable medium for removing credit card numbers from both fixed and variable length transaction records
Patent Number: 9,305,042

Inventors: Arickan; Gijo G. (Chennai, IN)
Title: Embedded thin DHCP for wi-fi direct to provide an IP address during connection establishment
Patent Number: 9,306,902

Inventors: Arima; Yasuharu (Mishima Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and decoloring apparatus
Patent Number: 9,304,455

Inventors: Armstrong; Charles Thomas (Irvine, CA), Ogura; Nobuo (Irvine, CA)
Title: Dual-head or hybrid print driver supporting XPS and GDI print paths without performing data conversion between XPS to EMF or vice versa
Patent Number: 8,149,430

Inventors: Arnold; Todd W. (Charlotte, NC), Dames; Elizabeth A. (Concord, NC), Frehr; Carsten D. (Farum, DK), Kelly; Michael J. (Staatsburg, NY), Kerr; Kenneth B. (New Paltz, NY), Kisley; Richard V. (Charlotte, NC), Rossman; Eric D. (Concord, NC), Smith; Eric B. (Concord, NC)
Title: Secure key management
Patent Number: 9,306,745

Inventors: Arp; Andreas (Nufringen, DE), Cilek; Fatih (Boeblingen, DE), Hutzl; Guenther (Sindelfingen, DE), Koch; Michael (Ehningen, DE), Menolfi; Christian I. (Langnau am Albis, CH), Nissler; Dieter (Leingelden-Echterdingen, DE), Ringe; Matthias (Bonn, DE)
Title: Duty cycle adjustment with error resiliency
Patent Number: 9,306,547

Inventors: Asada; Tetsuo (Kuwana, JP)
Title: Sheet feed device for feeding cut sheets while interposing shortened interval between successive fed two sheets
Patent Number: 7,357,387

Inventors: Asano; Tatsuhiko (Saitama, JP)
Title: Motorcycle
Patent Number: 8,146,699

Inventors: Asano; Tetsuro (Ora-gun, JP), Kusaka; Yuichi (Gunma, JP), Sakakibara; Mikito (Saitama, JP), Ishihara; Hidetoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Compound semiconductor switching circuit device
Patent Number: 7,358,788

Inventors: Ashtekar; Koustubh Dnyandeo (Moon Township, PA), Benke; James Jeffery (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Arc extinguishing contact assembly for a circuit breaker assembly
Patent Number: 9,305,726

Inventors: Aso; Keigo (Kanagawa, JP), Hirano; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Communication control method, communication system, home agent allocation server, and mobile node
Patent Number: 8,149,807

Inventors: Aso; Shuichi (Toyota, JP)
Title: Evaporative fuel treatment apparatus
Patent Number: 9,303,601

Inventors: Aszodi; Joseph (Tuscon, AZ), Lampilas; Maxime (St. Cloud, FR), Musicki; Branislav (Paris, FR), Rowlands; David Alan (Poissy, GB), Colette; Pascal (Le Canet, FR)
Title: Heterocyclic compounds, their preparation and their use as medicaments, in particular as anti-bacterial agents
Patent Number: 8,148,540

Inventors: Auclair; Jean-Michel (Chateauroux, FR), Blin; Patrick (Chateauroux, FR), Bates; Aaron (Powder Springs, GA), Watson; Erica (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Dispenser with detachable retention feature
Patent Number: 7,357,254

Inventors: Aumann; Greg (Mitcham, AU), Lynes; David (Blackburn South, AU), Goel; Amit (Gurgaon, IN)
Title: Method for calculating statistic data of traffic flows in data network and probe thereof
Patent Number: 9,306,818

Inventors: Auner; Norbert (Frankfurt am Main, DE)
Title: Method for the production of silicon from silyl halides
Patent Number: 8,147,656

Inventors: Ausschnitt; Christopher P. (Lexington, MA), Morillo; Jaime D. (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Overlay target and measurement method using reference and sub-grids
Patent Number: 7,359,054

Inventors: Aybay; Gunes (Los Altos, CA), Deguzman; Cliff (Dublin, CA), Gadgil; Srinivas (Cupertino, CA), Trivedi; Paras (San Jose, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus related to packet generation and analysis
Patent Number: 8,149,730

Inventors: Ayscough; Andrew Paul (Cambridge, GB), Davies; Stephen John (Oxfordshire, GB), Pain; Gilles (Bresso, IT), Gillon; Jean-Yves (Collonge sous Saleve, FR)
Title: Oxa-and thiadiazoles and their use as metalloproteinase inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,358,265

Inventors: Bacaksiz; Mucahit (Istanbul, TR), Yuce; Ahmet Ihsan (Istanbul, TR)
Title: Household appliance comprising touch sensors
Patent Number: 9,306,562

Inventors: Bachmann; Jens (Langen, DE), Weniger; Kilian (Langen, DE), Velev; Genadi (Langen, DE)
Title: Header size reduction of data packets
Patent Number: 9,307,442

Inventors: Backensto; Keith Richard (San Jose, CA), Havemose; Allan (Arroyo Grande, CA)
Title: Method and computer readable medium for providing checkpointing to windows application groups
Patent Number: 9,304,869

Inventors: Badura; Sven (Bottrop, DE)
Title: Apparatus and process for the discharge of quenched or unquenched coke from a coke quenching car into a receiving device
Patent Number: 9,303,210

Inventors: Baeza; Daniel M. (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
Title: Speed activation of pre-determined call-forwarding number
Patent Number: 8,150,016

Inventors: Bagung; Detlev (Bernhardswald, DE)
Title: Printed circuit board and method for fabricating a printed circuit board
Patent Number: 8,148,642

Inventors: Baier-Welt; Christian (Ober-Ramstadt, DE)
Title: Disk brake provided with an improved device for measuring the normal applied force
Patent Number: 8,146,715

Inventors: Bajo; Allison (Carson, CA), Mathew; Manoj (Tustin, CA)
Title: Generating an erosion image utilizing parallel pixel processing
Patent Number: 8,150,193

Inventors: Balachandran; Krishna (Morganville, NJ), Kang; Joseph H. (Belle Mead, NJ), Lau; Wing Cheong (Middletown, NJ)
Title: Adaptive sleeping and awakening protocol for an energy-efficient adhoc network
Patent Number: 7,356,561

Inventors: Balay; Thomas (Drums, PA), Kondash; Joseph D. (Wilkes-Barre, PA), Balay; Joseph (Sugarloaf, PA), Klish; Ian (Nanticoke, PA)
Title: Overhead coiling closure hood guard
Patent Number: 9,303,449

Inventors: Balducci; Juan V. Esteve (Issaquah, WA), Nalliah; Selvaraj (Redmond, WA)
Title: Folder synchronization
Patent Number: 7,359,991

Inventors: Baldwin; Leo Benedict (San Jose, CA)
Title: Video enhancement techniques
Patent Number: 9,307,148

Inventors: Baliosian; Javier (Montevideo, UY), Devitt; Ann (Dublin, IE)
Title: Method for forecasting unstable policy enforcements
Patent Number: 8,150,788

Inventors: Balleis; Stephan (Heidelberg, DE), Hofmann; Rainer (Hirschhorn, DE), Roth; Patrick (Kandel, DE), Sitzmann; Bernd (Sandhausen, DE), Uihlein; Markus (Heidelberg, DE)
Title: Apparatus for driving a roller of a printing press and printing press having the apparatus
Patent Number: 8,146,452

Inventors: Bangalore; Srinivas (Hackettstown, NJ), Riccardi; Giuseppe (Hoboken, NJ)
Title: Automatic clustering of tokens from a corpus for grammar acquisition
Patent Number: 7,356,462

Inventors: Bange; Joseph E. (Eagan, MN), Koshiol; Allan T. (Lino Lakes, MN), Lent; Karen M. (Stillwater, MN), Holmquist; Paul (Andover, MN), Harris; Thomas J. (Shoreview, MN)
Title: System and method for RF wake-up of implantable medical device
Patent Number: 7,359,753

Inventors: Bank; Judith H. (Morrisville, NC), Harpur; Liam (Dublin, IE), Lyle; Ruthie D. (Durham, NC), O'Sullivan; Patrick J. (Dublin, IE), Sun; Lin (Morrisville, NC)
Title: Translation of text into multiple languages
Patent Number: 9,304,990

Inventors: Banks; Andrew Douglas (Corning, NY), Boek; Heather Debra (Corning, NY), Howles; Jason Arthur (Corning, NY)
Title: Controlled atmosphere when sintering a frit to a glass plate
Patent Number: 8,147,632

Inventors: Bansal; Kapil (San Diego, CA), Bhat; Girish (San Diego, CA), Singh; Subodh (San Diego, CA), Wong; Victor (San Diego, CA), Atur; Pradeep (San Diego, CA)
Title: System and method for preserving critical debug data in a portable computing device
Patent Number: 9,304,844

Inventors: Barabe; Benoit (Snoqualmie, WA), Urata; Kentaro (Kirkland, WA), Simmons; Alex J. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Tapping to create writing
Patent Number: 7,358,965

Inventors: Barbe; Christophe Jean Alexandre (Abbotsford, AU), Bartlett; John (Towradgi, AU)
Title: Controlled release ceramic particles, compositions thereof, processes of preparation and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,357,948

Inventors: Bardy; Gust H. (Seattle, WA), Cappato; Riccardo (Ferrara, IT), Rissmann; William J. (Coto de Caza, CA), Sanders; Gary H. (Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
Title: Optional use of a lead for a unitary subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
Patent Number: 7,359,754

Inventors: Bare; Cleve Ivan (Peoria, AZ), Smyth; Brian John (Phoenix, AZ), Pye; John David (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: Tire rapid entanglement and arresting device
Patent Number: 8,147,163

Inventors: Barnes; Jennifer Mary (Oxfordshire, GB), Bousquet; Valerie (Oxford, GB), Hooper; Stewart Edward (Oxfordshire, GB), Heffernan; Jonathan (Oxford, GB)
Title: Method of growing a semiconductor layer
Patent Number: 7,358,112

Inventors: Barnette; Jamaica L. (Durham, NC), Celenza; Nicholas (Durham, NC), Totten; Brian C. (Durham, NC)
Title: Controlling turn on FETs of a hot plug device
Patent Number: 9,306,559

Inventors: Barth; Hans-Joachim (Munich, DE), Beer; Gottfried (Nittendorf, DE), Plagmann; Joern (Munich, DE), Pohl; Jens (Bernhardswald, DE), Robl; Werner (Regensburg, DE), Steiner; Rainer (Regensburg, DE), Vaupel; Mathias (Regensburg, DE)
Title: Semiconductor structure and method for making same
Patent Number: 8,148,257

Inventors: Basaki; Masatoshi (Nukata-gun, JP), Nakashima; Tatsushi (Anjo, JP), Satou; Fumikazu (Toyota, JP), Ohtani; Motoki (Toyota, JP)
Title: Internal combustion engine control apparatus
Patent Number: 7,357,122

Inventors: Basson; Sara H. (White Plains, NY), Hamilton; Rick (Charlottesville, VA), Kanevsky; Dimitri (Ossining, NY), Sainath; Tara N. (New York, NY)
Title: Optimizing battery usage
Patent Number: 9,306,243

Inventors: Bastide; Paul R. (Boxford, MA), DeLuca; Lisa Seacat (Baltimore, MD), Do; Lydia M. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Real-time shared web browsing among social network contacts
Patent Number: 9,305,094

Inventors: Baudel; Thomas (Paris, FR), Delhoume; Frederic (Montrouge, FR)
Title: Method and system of adapting a data model to a user interface component
Patent Number: 9,305,109

Inventors: Becker; Thomas (La Jolla, CA), Berkenkamp; Stefan (San Diego, CA)
Title: Preparation enhancements and methods of use for MALDI mass spectrometry
Patent Number: 9,305,756

Inventors: Bedell; Stephen W. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Hekmatshoartabari; Bahman (White Plains, NY), Sadana; Devendra K. (Pleasantville, NY), Shahidi; Ghavam G. (Pound Ridge, NY), Shahrjerdi; Davood (White Plains, NY)
Title: Monolithic integration of heterojunction solar cells
Patent Number: 9,306,106

Inventors: Bedingfield; Steven L. (LaGrange, GA)
Title: Cable rodding assembly
Patent Number: 9,306,377

Inventors: Bedwani; Serge (Folsom, CA), Ooi; Thien Ern (Penang, MY)
Title: In-protocol impedance compensation control
Patent Number: 7,356,555

Inventors: Beek; Dannis W. H. (Swalmen, NL), Roodbeen; Leonardus F. H. (Venlo, NL), Van Den Berg; Tieme A. (Aduard, NL)
Title: Hot melt ink composition, method for preparing a hot melt ink composition and use of a hot melt ink composition
Patent Number: 9,303,176

Inventors: Beenau; Blayn W. (Peoria, AZ), Warren; Jessica U. (West Sussex, GB), Peart; Lee J. (Surrey, GB), Saunders; Peter D. (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Payment application download to mobile phone and phone personalization
Patent Number: 9,307,341

Inventors: Bell; Gavin J. (Aberdeen, GB)
Title: Downhole tubular lifter and method of using the same
Patent Number: 8,146,668

Inventors: Belling; Thomas (Munchen, DE), Leis; Peter (Penzberg, DE), Pfeil; Bernhard (Munchen, DE), Schmitt; Georg (Munchen, DE)
Title: Arrangement for connecting an optical waveguide to a microprocessor-controlled electrical appliance
Patent Number: 7,359,390

Inventors: Bellows; James C. (Maitland, FL)
Title: Condenser system
Patent Number: 8,146,363

Inventors: Benco; David S (Winfield, IL), Overend; Kevin J (Elmhurst, IL), Sheen; Baoling S (Naperville, IL), True; Sandra Lynn (St. Charles, IL), Voight; Kenneth J (Sugar Grove, IL)
Title: Satellite TV derivative programming via mobile phone
Patent Number: 7,359,710

Inventors: Bennett; Steven M. (Hillsboro, OR), Anderson; Andrew V. (Hillsboro, OR), Cota-Robles; Erik (Portland, OR), Jeyasingh; Stalinselvaraj (Beaverton, OR), Kagi; Alain (Portland, OR), Neiger; Gilbert (Portland, OR), Uhlig; Richard (Hillsboro, OR), Mondal; Sanjoy K. (San Marcos, TX), Brandt; Jason (Austin, TX)
Title: Providing support for single stepping a virtual machine in a virtual machine environment
Patent Number: 7,356,735

Inventors: Bennett; Steven M. (Hillsboro, OR), Anderson; Andrew V. (Hillsboro, OR), Neiger; Gilbert (Portland, OR), Rodgers; Dion (Hillsboro, OR), Huntley; Barry E. (Hillsboro, OR), Smith; Lawrence O. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Injecting virtualization events in a layered virtualization architecture
Patent Number: 8,151,264

Inventors: Benoit; Jean-Pierre (Angers, FR), Thomas; Olivier (Angers, FR), Saulnier; Patrick (Marigne, FR), Ramadan; Alyaa Adel (Alexandrie, EG)
Title: Method of preparing lipid nanoparticles
Patent Number: 9,302,241

Inventors: Berez; Aaron Lee (Menlo Park, CA), Tran; Quang Quoc (Redwood City, CA)
Title: System and method for delivering and deploying an occluding device within a vessel
Patent Number: 8,147,534

Inventors: Berg; Dominik (Wadern-Dagstuhl, DE), Redinger; Alex (Luxembourg, LU), Dale; Phillip (Luxembourg, LU), Siebentritt; Susanne (Luxembourg, LU)
Title: Semiconductor material and method of production
Patent Number: 9,306,111

Inventors: Bergman; Johan (Stockholm, SE), Hultell; Johan (Solna, SE)
Title: Methods and devices for uplink multi-antenna transmissions in a telecommunication system
Patent Number: 9,306,644

Inventors: Berlingerio; Michele (Noicattaro, IT), Botea; Adi I. (Dublin, IE), Bouillet; Eric P. (Englewood, NJ), Calabrese; Francesco (Dublin, IE), Verscheure; Olivier (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Journey computation with re-planning based on events in a transportation network
Patent Number: 9,304,006

Inventors: Berner; Karl (Altdorf, DE)
Title: Oxidation furnace
Patent Number: 9,303,921

Inventors: Berthy; Jean-Sebastien (Petit-Mars, FR)
Title: Method for automatic detection of the data rate in a network, particularly a CAN bus type network, and for configuration to the detected data rate, corresponding device
Patent Number: 7,359,436

Inventors: Bertin; Romain (Evreux, FR), Moreau; Francis (Sotteville les Rouen, FR), Muller; Patrick (Saint Aubin sur Gaillon, FR)
Title: Fluid product dispenser
Patent Number: 9,302,282

Inventors: Bertz; Lyle T. (Lee's Summit, MO), Shipley; Trevor D. (Olathe, KS), Sparks; Craig A. (Overland Park, KS)
Title: Prioritized delivery for a collection of content
Patent Number: 9,307,440

Inventors: Beuchert; Ritsuko (Somerville, MA), Boudreau; Scott (Littleton, MA), Burns; Richard H. (Hingham, MA), Rashid; Sheraz (Littleton, MA)
Title: String generation tool
Patent Number: 9,305,117

Inventors: Beulich; Siegfried (Iffeldorf, DE), Wagner; Hans-Albert (Munich, DE), Kirchberger; Andreas (Haimhausen, DE)
Title: Integral braking system for motorcycles
Patent Number: 7,357,464

Inventors: Beumer; Kim E. (Richardson, TX), Kipfelsberger; Peter (Ingolstadt, DE), Hisayasu; Philip T. (Richardson, TX)
Title: Radio-frequency amplifier system
Patent Number: 7,359,686

Inventors: Bey; Oliver (Niederkirchen, DE), Kunkelmann; Christian (Muehltal, DE), Bauer; Roland (Offstein, DE), Raichle; Andreas (Ludwigshafen, DE), Riechers; Hartmut (Neustadt, DE), Zehner; Peter (Weisenheim am Berg, DE)
Title: Apparatus and process for the continuous reaction of liquids with gases
Patent Number: 9,302,237

Inventors: Bhadurt; Jayabrata (Jamshedpur, IN), Roy; Deb (Jamshedpur, IN), Chakraborty; Subhrakanti (Jamshedpur, IN), Chakraborty; Shantanu (Jamshedpur, IN), Das; Sumitesh (Jamshedpur, IN), Bhattacharjee; Debashish (Jamshedpur, IN)
Title: Method and apparatus for achieving higher cooling rates of a gas during bypass cooling in a batch annealing furnace of cold rolling mills
Patent Number: 9,303,922

Inventors: Bhakta; Dharmesh N. (Austin, TX), Pierre-Louis; Marc-Arthur (Round Rock, TX), Sethuraman; Radhakrishnan (Austin, TX)
Title: Method for transmitting an assignment through wireless transmission
Patent Number: 7,359,717

Inventors: Bhardwaj; Upkar (Coram, NY), Comfort; Ann Reese (New York, NY), Li; Ping (Basking Ridge, NJ), Li; Shoufeng (Basking Ridge, NJ), Makarov; Alexey (Montclair, NJ), Bordawekar; Mangesh Sadashiv (Parsippany, NJ)
Title: Immediate release 4-methyl-3-4[[4-(3-pyridinyl)-2-pyrimidinyl]amino]-N-[5-(4-methyl-1H-imid- azol-1-YL)-3-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl] benzamide formulation
Patent Number: 9,301,957

Inventors: Bhattacharjee; Bishwaranjan (Yorktown Heights, NY), Canim; Mustafa (Ossining, NY), Hamedani; Mohammad Sadoghi (White Plains, NY), Ross; Kenneth A. (New York, NY)
Title: Compressing a multi-version database
Patent Number: 9,305,046

Inventors: Bhattacharyya; Tushnim (San Diego, CA), Agrawal; Ashish Kumar (Hyderabad, IN)
Title: Country code selection logic for Wi-Fi stations
Patent Number: 9,307,541

Inventors: Bicksler; Andrew R. (Boise, ID), Sandhu; Sukesh (Boise, ID)
Title: Method of forming a field effect transistor including depositing and removing insulative material effective to expose transistor gate conductive material but not transistor gate semiconductor material
Patent Number: 7,358,139

Inventors: Bielefeld; Eric E. (Floyds Knobs, IN)
Title: Method and device for heart valve repair
Patent Number: 9,301,842

Inventors: Bierkamp; Roman (Erwitte, DE), Hitz; Andreas (Erwitte, DE), Hilgenberg; Stefan (Schlagen, DE)
Title: Dashboard support, and method of making a dashboard support
Patent Number: 8,146,986

Inventors: Bieser; John O. (Houston, TX), Dibbern; Joseph A. (Brazoria, TX), Diehl; Charles F. (Lake Jackson, TX), Goins; James D. (Lake Jackson, TX), Kelley; David C. (Angleton, TX), Maugans; Rexford A. (Lake Jackson, TX), McKinney; Osborne K. (Lake Jackson, TX), Peng; Lichih R. (Fischer, IN), Turley; Robert R. (Lake Jackson, TX)
Title: Homogenously branched ethylene polymer carpet backsizing compositions
Patent Number: 7,357,971

Inventors: Bieth; Philippe (Saclay, FR), Tricot; Sebastien (Plaisir, FR)
Title: Method and device for securing the memory of a computer against errors due to radiation
Patent Number: 8,151,169

Inventors: Birman; Vyacheslav (Auburn Hills, MI), Tollis; Daniel Pasquale (Novi, MI)
Title: Instrument cluster including telltale illumination using a light guide
Patent Number: 9,302,587

Inventors: Biskeborn; Robert G. (Hollister, CA), Lo; Calvin S. (Saratoga, CA), Rice; Philip M. (Morgan Hill, CA), Topuria; Teya (San Jose, CA)
Title: Bonded alumina coating for stainless steel
Patent Number: 9,303,307

Inventors: Bito; Takakazu (Osaka, JP), Yoshitsugu; Keiki (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Zoom lens system, imaging device and camera
Patent Number: 8,149,514

Inventors: Biyani; Prakhar (State College, PA), Majumdar; Debapriyo (Bangalore, IN), Rambachan; Singh Amit Kumar (Croton-on-Hudson, NY), Visweswariah; Karthik (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Online thread retrieval using thread structure and query subjectivity
Patent Number: 9,305,085

Inventors: Bjelogrlic; Milan (San Dimas, CA), Ristanovic; Petar (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Optimized load prediction for security constrained unit commitment dispatch using linear programming for electricity markets
Patent Number: 7,356,536

Inventors: Blackshear; Edmund (Wappingers Falls, NY), Khanna; Vijayeshwar D. (Millwood, NY), Mantilla; Oswald J. (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Constrained die adhesion cure process
Patent Number: 9,305,894

Inventors: Bladel; Hermann (Emmerting, DE), Hintzer; Klaus (Kastl, DE), Lohr; Gernot (Burgkirchen, DE), Schwertfeger; Werner (Altotting, DE), Sulzbach; Reinhard Albert (Burghausen, DE)
Title: Aqueous dispersions of fluoropolymers
Patent Number: 7,358,296

Inventors: Blanksby; Andrew J. (Orange, CA)
Title: Operational parameter adaptable LDPC (low density parity check) decoder
Patent Number: 8,151,171

Inventors: Blatter; Fritz (Reinach, CH), Reichenbacher; Katharina (Rheinfelden, DE)
Title: Crystalline asenapine hydrochloride salt forms
Patent Number: 9,303,036

Inventors: Blickle; Gunther (Walddorfhaslach, DE)
Title: Vehicle roof antenna with a mounting part for an antenna rod with simultaneous securing of a cover hood
Patent Number: 7,358,910

Inventors: Blommer; Michael Alan (Ann Arbor, MI), Sanders; Paul George (Milan, MI), Tseng; Hongtei Eric (Canton, MI), Wang; Dexin (Livonia, MI)
Title: Systems and methods for decoupling steering rack force disturbances in electric steering
Patent Number: 8,150,582

Inventors: Blythe; David R. (San Carlos, CA), Schafer; Marc (Naples, IT), Ungar; Paul Jeffrey (Mountain View, CA), Yu; David (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method and system for minimizing an amount of data needed to test data against subarea boundaries in spatially composited digital video
Patent Number: 7,358,974

Inventors: Boday; Dylan J. (Tucson, AZ), Schwartz; Stephen L. (Tucson, AZ), Topol; Anna Wanda (Jefferson Valley, NY), Waters; Sandra L. (Austin, TX), Winarski; Daniel J. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Trenched sample assembly for detection of analytes with electromagnetic read-write heads
Patent Number: 9,304,130

Inventors: Boek; Heather Debra (Corning, NY), Botelho; John W (Corning, NY), Howles; Jason Arthur (Corning, NY)
Title: Sealed glass package
Patent Number: 8,147,976

Inventors: Bogoni; Antonella (Montova, IT), Poti; Luca (Pisa, IT), Berrettini; Gianluca (Lappato, IT), Malacarne; Antonio (Leghorn, IT)
Title: Method of operating a reconfigurable and integrable optical logic gate based on a single SOA
Patent Number: 8,149,488

Inventors: Bohrenkamper; Gerhard (Essen, DE), Schmahl; Milan (Mulheim an der Ruhr, DE)
Title: Hot-gas-ducting housing element, protective shaft jacket and gas turbine system
Patent Number: 8,147,179

Inventors: Boldyrev; Sergey (Soderkulla, FI), Oliver; Ian Justin (Soderkulla, FI), Honkola; Jukka (Espoo, FI), Lappetelainen; Antti Tuomas (Espoo, FI), Balandin; Sergey (Helsinki, FI)
Title: Method and apparatus for creating and utilizing information signatures
Patent Number: 8,150,835

Inventors: Bonaccio; Anthony R. (Shelburne, VT), Buchholtz; Timothy C. (Rochester, MN), Cheeranthodi; Rajesh (Kerala, IN), Rangan; Giri N. (Bangalore, IN), Rylov; Sergey V. (White Plains, NY)
Title: Phase interpolator calibration
Patent Number: 9,306,729

Inventors: Bonanomi; Michele (Rome, IT), Silvestrini; Bruno (Rome, IT), Ghiara; Caterina (Sansepolcro, IT), Mercati; Valentino (Sansepolcro, IT)
Title: Water insoluble helychrisum extract, process for preparing the same and uses thereof
Patent Number: 8,147,878

Inventors: Bonutti; Peter M. (Effingham, IL)
Title: Apparatus and method for securing a portion of a body
Patent Number: 8,147,514

Inventors: Borchers; Klaus (Otterbach, DE)
Title: Data transmission device
Patent Number: 9,306,755

Inventors: Bothe; Ulrich (Berlin, DE), Von Bonin; Arne (Glienicke-Nordbahn, DE), Nguyen; Duy (Berlin, DE), Bomer; Ulf (Glienicke, DE), Guenther; Judith (Berlin, DE)
Title: 2-hetarylthiazole-4-carboxamide derivatives, their preparation and use as pharmaceuticals
Patent Number: 8,148,411

Inventors: Bouchard; Guillaume (Bernin, FR), Castellani; Stefania (Meylan, FR), Grasso; Maria Antonietta (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Expected time to collect a print job
Patent Number: 8,149,441

Inventors: Boucher; Laurence B. (Saratoga, CA), Blightman; Stephen E. J. (San Jose, CA), Craft; Peter K. (San Francisco, CA), Higgen; David A. (Apopka, FL), Philbrick; Clive M. (San Jose, CA), Starr; Daryl D. (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Intelligent network interface system and method for accelerated protocol processing
Patent Number: 9,307,054

Inventors: Bourlon; Philippe (Dammartin en Goele, FR), Bourgois; Lionel (Montmagny, FR)
Title: Process of assembly of master cylinder
Patent Number: 8,146,232

Inventors: Bowen; Peter Zachary (Bainbridge Island, WA)
Title: Provisioning digital certificates in a network environment
Patent Number: 9,306,935

Inventors: Bowen; Terry Patrick (Dillsburg, PA), Huegerich; Thomas Paul (Manchester Center, VT), Sun; Jibin (San Mateo, CA), Peralta; Frances T. (E. Palo Alto, CA), Angelov; Aleksandar K. (Harrisburg, PA)
Title: Optical fiber subassembly
Patent Number: 9,304,264

Inventors: Boyarski; Nicholas James (Tempe, AZ)
Title: Engine system for multi-fluid operation
Patent Number: 7,357,101

Inventors: Brand; Matthew E. (Newton, MA)
Title: Incremental singular value decomposition of incomplete data
Patent Number: 7,359,550

Inventors: Branson; Michael J. (Rochester, MN), Cobb; Bradford L. (Cedar Park, TX), Santosuosso; John M. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Managing multiple windows on an operator graph
Patent Number: 9,305,077

Inventors: Branson; Michael J. (Rochester, MN), Santosuosso; John M. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Exiting windowing early for stream computing
Patent Number: 9,305,031

Inventors: Bravo; Jose Luis (Houston, TX), Harvey, III; Albert Destrehan (Kingwood, TX), Vinegar; Harold J. (Bellaire, TX)
Title: Cryogenic treatment of gas
Patent Number: 8,146,661

Inventors: Breineder; Martin (Natschbach, AT), Bischof; Hubert (Muerzzuschlag, AT), Schmitt; Matthias (Munich, DE), Shieh; Yang (Wallingford, PA)
Title: Roll with sensors for a machine for producing and/or processing a material web and machine for producing and/or processing a material web
Patent Number: 9,302,871

Inventors: Breivik; Harald (Porsgrunn, NO), Jacobsen; Charlotte (Tastrup, DK), Moen; Vidar (Skien, NO), Vojnovic; Tanja (Siljan, NO)
Title: Antioxidant composition for marine oils comprising tocopherol, rosemary extract, ascorbic acid and green tea extract
Patent Number: 9,301,536

Inventors: Brennan, III; James Francis (Winter Park, FL), Vaissie; Laurent (Oviedo, FL), Mielke; Michael Marshall (Orlando, FL)
Title: Active tuning of temporal dispersion in an ultrashort pulse laser system
Patent Number: 8,150,271

Inventors: Bresch; David N. (Birmensdorf, CH), Heck; Pamela (Liestal, CH), Lemcke; Gerry (Rye, NY)
Title: Method and system for automated location dependent probabilistic tropical cyclone forecast
Patent Number: 7,359,799

Inventors: Breuckmann; Christian (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Method for loading software onto a processor unit of a subcomponent of an array consisting of a plurality of components having different subcomponents
Patent Number: 9,304,751

Inventors: Brickell; Ernie F. (Portland, OR)
Title: Distribution of secured information
Patent Number: 7,359,518

Inventors: Broersma; Lester (San Diego, CA)
Title: Spring-assisted paintball loader
Patent Number: 7,357,130

Inventors: Brokelmann; Thomas (Neuenstadt, DE)
Title: Pulse generator wheel, preferably for shafts, and method for manufacturing such a pulse generator wheel
Patent Number: 8,148,974

Inventors: Bromber; Kevin (Tarzana, CA)
Title: Self-orienting aerosol apparatus and method of cleaning a trash can
Patent Number: 8,146,779

Inventors: Brown; Brian J. (Hanover, MN), Smith; Scott R. (Chaska, MN)
Title: Covered stent
Patent Number: 8,147,538

Inventors: Brown; George A. (Buckinghamshire, GB)
Title: Method to measure injector inflow profiles
Patent Number: 8,146,656

Inventors: Bruchmann; Bernd (Freinsheim, DE), Eichhorn; Andreas (Ellerstadt, DE), Guzmann; Marcus (Muhlhausen, DE), Gaschler; Wolfgang (Ludwigshafen, DE)
Title: Use of hyperbranched polyesters and/or polyester amides for separating oil-in-water emulsions
Patent Number: 9,303,215

Inventors: Brugger; Dominik W. (Kassel, DE), Seul; Matthias (Kassel, DE)
Title: Transparent encryption/decryption gateway for cloud storage services
Patent Number: 9,306,917

Inventors: Bruning, III; Theodore E. (Colorado Springs, CO), Marks; Randal S. (Colorado Springs, CO), Hodges; Julia A. (Colorado Springs, CO), Golden; Gerald L. (Colorado Springs, CO), Johnson; Ryan J. (Colorado Springs, CO), Martens; Bert (Monument, CO), Workman; Karen E. (Elbert, CO), Elkington; Susan G. (Colorado Springs, CO), Lary; Richard F. (Colorado Springs, CO), Yandell; Jesse (Colorado Springs, CO), Sicola; Stephen (Monument, CO), Oakey; Roger (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Apparatus and method for providing very large virtual storage volumes using redundant arrays of disks
Patent Number: 7,356,644

Inventors: Bubeck; Eberhard (Fellbach, DE)
Title: Method for producing a cooled ring carrier
Patent Number: 7,356,925

Inventors: Buchmann; Peter (Wald, CH), Schmatz; Martin Leo (Rueschlikon, CH)
Title: Method and apparatus for handling of clock information in serial link ports
Patent Number: 8,149,979

Inventors: Buckmann; Alfred Jean Paul (Waalwijk, NL), Martin; Emilio (Waalwijk, NL), Overbeek; Gerardus Cornelis (Waalwijk, NL), Van Hilst; Johannes Ludovicus Martinus (Waalwijk, NL), Padget; John Christopher (Frodsham, GB), Steenwinkel; Pablo (Waalwijk, NL), Annable; Tom (Manchester, GB), Tennebroek; Ronald (Waalwijk, NL)
Title: Aqueous polyurethane coating compositions
Patent Number: 7,358,294

Inventors: Buller; Steven J. (Morrisville, NC), Garrett; Richard C. (Oro Valley, AZ), Hutzler; Richard (Corona de Tucson, AZ)
Title: Dispersal and retrieval of data fragments in a peer-to-peer data backup and archival network
Patent Number: 9,307,020

Inventors: Bullerjahn; Frank (Leimen, DE), Schmitt; Dirk (Leimen, DE), Ben Haha; Mohsen (Heidelberg, DE), Batog; Barbara (Jablonka, PL), Irbe; Linda (Heppenheim, DE)
Title: Ternesite used as an activator for latent-hydraulic and pozzolanic materials
Patent Number: 9,302,940

Inventors: Bulpett; David A. (Boston, MA), Ladd; Derek A. (Acushnet, MA)
Title: Compositions for use in golf balls
Patent Number: 7,358,308

Inventors: Burbank; Fred (Laguna Niguel, CA), Lubock; Paul (Laguna Niguel, CA)
Title: Tissue specimen isolating and damaging device and method
Patent Number: 7,357,801

Inventors: Burch; Lloyd Leon (Payson, UT), Sanders; Daniel S. (Orem, UT), Hodgkinson; Andrew A. (Pleasant Grove, UT), Carter; Stephen R. (Spanish Fork, UT)
Title: Remotable information cards
Patent Number: 8,151,324

Inventors: Burdick; Wade A. (Windsor, CO), Bowman; Gary M. (Loveland, CO), Stewart; Jeffrey T. (Greeley, CO)
Title: Electro hydraulic actuator with spring energized accumulators
Patent Number: 7,356,990

Inventors: Burke; Sandra E. (Libertyville, IL), Cromack; Keith R. (Gurnee, IL), Mack; Matthew (Chicago, IL), Toner; John L. (Libertyville, IL)
Title: Compositions, systems, and kits for administering zotarolimus and paclitaxel to blood vessel lumens
Patent Number: 7,357,942

Inventors: Burrows; John A. (Cheshire, GB), Tinwell; Paul (Fayence, FR)
Title: Spark plug with combustion sensor
Patent Number: 9,304,059

Inventors: Burry; Aaron Michael (Ontario, NY), Gross; Eric Michael (Rochester, NY), Ramesh; Palghat (Pittsford, NY), Rosdahl, Jr.; Robert E. (Ontario, NY)
Title: Toner mass sensing precision by normalization to substrate reflectance and adjusted for toner mass level
Patent Number: 8,150,653

Inventors: Burton; Kurt A. (Wildwood, MO), Matlack; Mike P. (St. Charles, MO), Slesinski; Raymond J. (St. Louis, MO), Baumann; John A. (St. Charles, MO)
Title: Systems and methods for verifying a pre-programmed materials processing path
Patent Number: 7,356,897

Inventors: Burzio; Matteo (Fiorano Modenese, IT)
Title: Model at a reduced scale of a tire for aerodynamic tests in a wind tunnel
Patent Number: 8,146,412

Inventors: Busch; Patrick (Veldhoven, NL), Malhotra; Richa (Twente, NL)
Title: Wireless LAN with channel swapping between DFS access points
Patent Number: 8,150,955

Inventors: Bush; Eric N. (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Dynamic multi-object collection and comparison and action
Patent Number: 7,359,915

Inventors: Butler; John (County Dublin, IE), Vaugh; Trevor (County Offaly, IE), Bonadio; Frank (County Wicklow, IE), Deegan; Catherine (Dublin, IE), MacNally; Shane J. (County Wicklow, IE)
Title: Apparatus for inserting a surgical device at least partially through a wound opening
Patent Number: 9,301,808

Inventors: Buttle; Ken Gordon (Folsom, CA), Callahan; Tim John Lascano (Grass Valley, CA)
Title: Delay stabilization method and apparatus for video format conversion
Patent Number: 8,149,331

Inventors: Byrd; Larry W. (Huber Heights, OH), Birman; Victor M. (Chesterfield, MO)
Title: Replaceable impact resistant thermal protection system
Patent Number: 8,147,943

Inventors: Byrne; Shannon (Whistier, CA), Muecke; Innes (Halifax, CA), Patterson; Andrew (Dartmouth, CA), Slik; David (Brackendale, CA)
Title: System for dynamically encrypting content for secure internet commerce and providing embedded fulfillment software
Patent Number: 7,356,847

Inventors: Cacciola; Joseph (Wilmington, DE), Empfield; James (Wilmington, DE), Folmer; James (Wilmington, DE), Hunter; Angela M (Wilmington, DE), Throner; Scott (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Metabotropic glutamate receptor isoxazole ligands and their use as potentiators--286
Patent Number: 8,148,372

Inventors: Cagliani; Cristian (Molteno, IT), Cagliani; Daniele (Molteno, IT)
Title: Insulating element for busbars and insulating and supporting device for busbars compromising this element
Patent Number: 8,148,640

Inventors: Cai; Hong (Beijing, CN), Liu; Dong (Beijing, CN), Liu; Leo Y. (Cary, NC)
Title: Pluggable service delivery platform
Patent Number: 7,356,615

Inventors: Cai; Hua (Hangzhou, CN), Li; Jiang (Beijing, CN)
Title: Detecting and reordering fixed-length records to facilitate compression
Patent Number: 8,149,147

Inventors: Cai; JunJie (Durham, NC), Li; San Hong (Shanghai, CN), Lv; Jing (Shanghai, CN), Gao; Wei Wei (Shanghai, CN), Lei; Chen (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Modifying a middleware
Patent Number: 9,304,742

Inventors: Cai; Xiuyu (Niskayuna, NY), Liu; Qing (Watervliet, NY), Xie; Ruilong (Niskayuna, NY), Yeh; Chun-Chen (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Uniformly doped leakage current stopper to counter under channel leakage currents in bulk FinFET devices
Patent Number: 9,306,001

Inventors: Cain, III; Harold W. (Katonah, NY), Daly; David M. (Croton-on-Hudson, NY), Ekanadham; Kattamuri (Mohegan Lake, NY), Moreira; Jose E. (Irvington, NY), Serrano; Mauricio J. (Bronx, NY)
Title: Transactions for checkpointing and reverse execution
Patent Number: 9,304,863

Inventors: Cairns; Douglas (Durham, NC), Jonsson; Elias (Malmo, SE)
Title: Receiver and method for processing radio signals using soft pilot symbols
Patent Number: 8,149,929

Inventors: Calinov; Iulian D. (Redmond, WA), Peterson; Christopher N. (North Bend, WA), Guo; Wei-Quiang Michael (Bellevue, WA), Zhang; Danpo (Issaquah, WA), McQuillan; Gilbert M. (Seattle, WA), Jiang; Wei (Kirkland, WA), Nagvekar; Sanjeev M. (Redmond, WA), Steinbok; Jeff (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Secure registration
Patent Number: 7,356,711

Inventors: Calinov; Iulian D. (Redmond, WA), Zhang; Danpo (Issaquah, WA), Wu; Li-Fen (Redmond, WA), Zhuang; Hai (Seattle, WA), McQuillan; Gilbert Martin (Seattle, WA)
Title: Presenting customized consumer registration information on behalf of a third party
Patent Number: 7,356,560

Inventors: Callen; Walter N. (San Diego, CA), Mathur; Eric J. (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Polymerase
Patent Number: 8,148,126

Inventors: Callus; Paul J. (Elwood Vic, AU), de LaHarpe; John D. C. (London, OH), Tuss; James M. (Centerville, OH), Baron; William G. (Springfield, OH), Kuhl; David G. (Kettering, OH)
Title: Slotted waveguide antenna stiffened structure
Patent Number: 8,149,177

Inventors: Campbell; Christian X. (Oviedo, FL), Morrison; Jay A. (Oviedo, FL)
Title: Turbine airfoil with a compliant outer wall
Patent Number: 8,147,196

Inventors: Canham; Leigh T. (Malvern, GB), Barrett; Christopher P. (Malvern, GB), Cox; Timothy I. (Malvern, GB), Wright; Peter J. (Malvern, GB), Bowditch; Andrew P. (Salisbury, GB)
Title: Implants for administering substances and methods of producing implants
Patent Number: 8,147,864

Inventors: Cantin; Jason F. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Adaptive cataclysms in genetic algorithms
Patent Number: 9,305,257

Inventors: Canu; Marco (Rome, IT), Piccinini; Sandro (Campano, IT), Pichetti; Luigi (Monreale, IT), Secchi; Marco (Rome, IT)
Title: Localizing a software product
Patent Number: 9,304,785

Inventors: Cao; Cang-Mou (Tianjin, CN), Wang; Xing-Jia (Tianjin, CN), Guo; Jian-Feng (Tianjin, CN), Chen; Yi (Tianjin, CN), Chen; Tom (Taipei, TW), Liu; Win-Harn (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method of protecting data in cache memory of storage system
Patent Number: 7,360,016

Inventors: Capron; Philippe (Luzinay, FR), Rougeaux; Isabelle (Rives, FR), Tiquet; Pascal (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Ion/electron-conducting composite polymer membrane, manufacturing processes thereof and planar fuel cell core comprising it
Patent Number: 8,148,436

Inventors: Carlson; William C. (Olympia, WA), Heilesen; Mollie K. (Tacoma, WA), Gaddis; Paul G. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Multi-embryo manufactured seed
Patent Number: 7,356,965

Inventors: Carothers; Daniel N. (Oro Valley, AZ), Hill; Craig M. (Warrenton, VA), Pomerene; Andrew T. (Leesburg, VA)
Title: Two-step hardmask fabrication methodology for silicon waveguides
Patent Number: 8,148,265

Inventors: Carothers; Daniel N. (Oro Valley, AZ), Hill; Craig M. (Warrenton, VA), Pomerene; Andrew T. S. (Leesburg, VA), Vu; Vu A. (Falls Church, VA)
Title: Method for growing germanium epitaxial films
Patent Number: 9,305,779

Inventors: Carpenter; Melissa K. (Castro Valley, CA)
Title: Neural progenitor cell populations
Patent Number: 8,148,148

Inventors: Carter; Frederick M. (New Milford, CT), Galburt; Daniel N. (Wilton, CT), Roux; Stephen (New Fairfield, CT)
Title: Drive for reticle-masking blade stage
Patent Number: 7,359,037

Inventors: Casile; Olivier (St. Laurent du Var, FR), Picon; Joaquin (St. Laurent du Var, FR)
Title: Method for transferring large supplier catalogs through the internet network
Patent Number: 7,356,491

Inventors: Caskey; Sasha P. (New York, NY), Kanevsky; Dimitri (Ossining, NY), Malkin; Peter K. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Sainath; Tara N. (New York, NY)
Title: Indexing of significant media granulars
Patent Number: 9,305,038

Inventors: Castagna; Lou (Middletown, PA), Miller; Richard Dean (Lancaster, PA), Buchter; Shelly Ann (East Berlin, PA)
Title: Optical interposer with ninety degree light bending
Patent Number: 9,304,268

Inventors: Castiglioni; Walter (Milan, IT), Balconi; Luca (Milan, IT), Bareggi; Alberto (Milan, IT), Belli; Sergio (Milan, IT)
Title: Cable manufacturing process
Patent Number: 8,147,739

Inventors: Caufield; Brian K. (Livermore, CA), Liu; Ron E. (San Jose, CA), Padmanabhan; Sriram K. (San Jose, CA), Shum; Mi W. (San Jose, CA), Sun; Chun H. (Beijing, CN), Wei; DongJie (Beijing, CN)
Title: Multiple stage workload management system
Patent Number: 9,304,816

Inventors: Cayeux; Christian (Illkirch, FR)
Title: Establishing the packet flow possessing a symmetrical quality of service by negotiating the quality indicator
Patent Number: 9,306,859

Inventors: Cetto; Lucio (Boston, MA)
Title: Methods and systems for classifying mass spectra
Patent Number: 7,359,805

Inventors: Chainer; Timothy J. (Putnam Valley, NY), Graybill; David P. (Staatsburg, NY), Iyengar; Madhusudan K. (Woodstock, NY), Kamath; Vinod (Raleigh, NC), Kochuparambil; Bejoy J. (Apex, NC), Schmidt; Roger R. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Steinke; Mark E. (Durham, NC)
Title: Cooled electronic system with liquid-cooled cold plate and thermal spreader coupled to electronic component
Patent Number: 9,307,674

Inventors: Chaintreau; Augustin (Paris, FR), Reich; Joshua (West Hempstead, NY)
Title: Device and method for controlling dissemination of contents between peers having wireless communication capacities, depending on impatience reaction functions
Patent Number: 9,307,023

Inventors: Chan; Allen (Fremont, CA), Dada; Faisal (Ottawa, CA), Lu; Karl (Nepean, CA), Moyer; Bryon (Cupertino, CA), Yadavalli; Venkat (Santa Clara, CA), Ziklik; Arye (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Serial communications data path with optional features
Patent Number: 7,356,756

Inventors: Chan; Frank A. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Drum type container for analytical elements
Patent Number: 8,147,755

Inventors: Chan; John Geoffrey (Loveland, OH)
Title: Modular electric toothbrushes
Patent Number: 7,356,866

Inventors: Chan; Kevin K. (Saten Island, NY), Hekmatshoartabari; Bahman (White Plains, NY), Ning; Tak H. (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Bipolar transistor with carbon alloyed contacts
Patent Number: 9,306,042

Inventors: Chan; Kevin K. (Staten Island, NY), Hashemi; Pouya (White Plains, NY), Leobandung; Effendi (Stormville, NY), Park; Dae-Gyu (Poughquaq, NY), Yang; Min (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Shallow extension junction
Patent Number: 9,306,038

Inventors: Chan; Reginia (Los Altos, CA), Lam; James (Fremont, CA)
Title: Low-power CD-ROM player with CD-ROM subsystem for portable computer capable of playing audio CDs without supply energy to CPU
Patent Number: 7,359,998

Inventors: Chandler; Don J. (Austin, TX), Chandler; Van S. (Georgetown, TX)
Title: Multiplexed analysis of clinical specimens apparatus and methods
Patent Number: 8,148,171

Inventors: Chandrasekharappa; Settara (Gaithersburg, MD), Guru; Siradanahalli (Bethesda, MD), Manickam; Pachiappan (Huntsville, AL), Collins; Francis S. (Rockville, MD), Emmert-Buck; Michael R. (Silver Spring, MD), Debelenko; Larisa V. (New York, NY), Lubensky; Irina A. (Silver Spring, MD), Liotta; Lance A. (Bethesda, MD), Agarwal; Sunita K. (Gaithersburg, MD), Spiegel; Allen M. (Bethesda, MD), Burns; A. Lee (Rockville, MD), Marx; Stephen J. (Chevy Chase, MD), Zhuang; Zhengping (Bethesda, MD)
Title: MEN1, the gene associated with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1, menin polypeptides and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,358,347

Inventors: Chang; Chao-Jen (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Liquid crystal display
Patent Number: 8,149,373

Inventors: Chang; Chi-Han (Kaohsiung, TW), Ho; Chao-Chang (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Vehicle power switching device
Patent Number: 9,303,749

Inventors: Chang; Chien-Chuan (Taipei, TW), Lin; Ming-Huang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method and apparatus for selecting media files
Patent Number: 9,304,684

Inventors: Chang; Chih-Hui (South Burlington, VT), Nahar; Rahul (South Burlington, VT)
Title: Foundry production planning
Patent Number: 9,305,276

Inventors: Chang; Meng-Fan (Taipei, TW)
Title: Skew free control of a multi-block SRAM
Patent Number: 7,356,656

Inventors: Chao; Clinton Chih-Chieh (Hsinchu, TW), Yang; Fei-Chieh (Hsin-Chu, TW), Chen; Chun-Hsing (Chu-Pei, TW), Wang; Mill-Jer (Hsinchu, TW), Huang; Sheng-Hsi (Hsinchu, TW), Hsu; Ming-Cheng (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Method for assembling a wafer level test probe card
Patent Number: 8,146,245

Inventors: Chao; Tian J. (Bedford, NY), Ramakrishnan; Sreeram (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for using monitoring intent to match business processes or monitoring templates
Patent Number: 9,304,991

Inventors: Chao; Yue-Li (Taipei County, TW), Chou; Pin-Hung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Liquid crystal display (LCD) driving apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,149,201

Inventors: Charlon; Olivier (San Francisco, CA), Yu; Qian (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Filter enhancer and method
Patent Number: 9,306,618

Inventors: Chatterjee; Sukti (Cupertino, CA), Nemani; Srinivas D. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Methods for etching silicon using hydrogen radicals in a hot wire chemical vapor deposition chamber
Patent Number: 9,305,796

Inventors: Chauvin; Joe (Sammamish, WA), Pietraszak; Michael E. (Redmond, WA), Canning; John D. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Modifying the behavior of a multimedia transport system in response to detected capabilities of a client system
Patent Number: 8,151,308

Inventors: Chemisky; Eric (Lauterbourg, FR), Schrod; Walter (Regensburg, DE)
Title: Method for controlling an actuator and control device belonging thereto
Patent Number: 7,358,644

Inventors: Chen; Caifu (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Compositions for detecting foodstuff spoilage microorganisms
Patent Number: 9,303,281

Inventors: Chen; Chia-An (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Wall stand
Patent Number: 9,307,124

Inventors: Chen; Chih-Wei (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method of dynamically assigning network access priorities
Patent Number: 7,356,712

Inventors: Chen; Chun-Kuang (Hsinchu, TW), Lin; Feng-Ling (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Hui-Ying (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Po-Shen (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Yuan-Ching (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Color temperature and illumination adjusting system, and method thereof
Patent Number: 9,307,614

Inventors: Chen; Chung-Hao J. (Portland, OR), Li; Xiang (Portland, OR)
Title: Shielded flat flexible cable connector with grounding
Patent Number: 9,306,304

Inventors: Chen; Jimmy K. (Pleasanton, CA), Fang; Treliant (Dublin, CA), Harburn; Michael (San Ramon, CA), Khandros; Igor Y. (Orinda, CA), Martens; Rodney I. (Livermore, CA), Mathieu; Gaetan L. (Varennes, CA), Slocum; Alexander H. (Bow, NH), Yaglioglu; Onnik (Oakland, CA)
Title: Carbon nanotube spring contact structures with mechanical and electrical components
Patent Number: 8,149,007

Inventors: Chen; Jung-Huo (Taichung, TW)
Title: Length adjustable work table
Patent Number: 9,302,371

Inventors: Chen; Ke-Horng (Banciao, TW), Chiu; Chia-Lin (Jhongli, TW), Li; Ling (Hualien, TW), Liu; Chia-Lin (Daya Township, Taichung County, TW), Mo; Chi-Neng (Jhongli, TW)
Title: Current-balance circuit and backlight module having the same
Patent Number: 8,148,911

Inventors: Chen; Kuei-Jung (Miaoli, TW), Tan; Sin-Len (Feng-shou Village, Min Hsiung Township, Chiayi County, TW), Lai; Chih-Yi (Jhudong Township, Hsinchu County, TW), Chen; Meng-Chun (Minji Village, Syuejia Township, Tainan County, TW)
Title: Cutting tool angle adjustment method
Patent Number: 7,359,763

Inventors: Chen; Kun-Tso (Chang-Hua Hsien, TW)
Title: Signal receiver and method for estimating residual doppler frequencies of signals thereof
Patent Number: 8,149,937

Inventors: Chen; ShouFang (Hsinchu County, TW)
Title: Apparatus and method for audio conversion
Patent Number: 8,150,349

Inventors: Chen; Tsung-Yueh (Taipei, TW), Hsu; Shiu-Sheng (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Thermal print system capable of storing information
Patent Number: 9,302,496

Inventors: Chen; Wen-Tzer T. (Austin, TX), Flemming; Diane G. (Pflugerville, TX), Maron; William A. (Austin, TX), Mealey; Bruce G. (Austin, TX)
Title: Sharing resources allocated to an entitled virtual machine
Patent Number: 9,304,820

Inventors: Chen; Yinhung (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: LCD driving module, LCD device, and method for driving LCD
Patent Number: 9,305,510

Inventors: Cheng; Chang Yung (Tainan, TW), Fu; Hsueh-Shih (Hsin-Chu, TW), Wang; Ying-Lang (Tai-Chung County, TW), Cheng; Fan-Tien (Tainan, TW)
Title: Method and system for virtual metrology in semiconductor manufacturing
Patent Number: 7,359,759

Inventors: Cheng; Henrich (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method and mixture for nerve root repair
Patent Number: 8,146,602

Inventors: Cheng; Kangguo (Beacon, NY), Divakaruni; Ramachandra (Ossining, NY)
Title: Silicon-on-insulator wafer having reentrant shape dielectric trenches
Patent Number: 7,358,586

Inventors: Cheng; Yonghui (Santa Clara, CA), Sun; Yi (San Jose, CA)
Title: Resource scheduler within a network device
Patent Number: 8,150,977

Inventors: Chernushevich; Igor V. (North York, CA), Loboda; Alexandre V. (Toronto, CA), Thomson; Bruce A. (Toronto, CA), Krutchinsky; Andrew N. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Mass spectrometer multiple device interface for parallel configuration of multiple devices
Patent Number: 7,358,488

Inventors: Cherubini; Giovanni (Rueschlikon, CH), Furrer; Simeon (Rueschlikon, CH), Jelitto; Jens (Rueschlikon, CH), Lantz; Mark A. (Rueschlikon, CH)
Title: Tape head assembly for linear tape open
Patent Number: 9,305,580

Inventors: Chiang; Ya-Hui (Taoyuan, TW), Shaw; Cheng-Da (Taipei, TW), Hu; Hung-Lieh (Hsinchu, TW), Tu; Kuan-Chieh (Taipei, TW)
Title: Illumination system
Patent Number: 8,147,094

Inventors: Chiang; Yet-Ming (Framingham, MA), Hellweg; Benjamin (New York, NY)
Title: Reticulated and controlled porosity battery structures
Patent Number: 8,148,009

Inventors: Chilcote; Tamie J (San Francisco, CA), Goldstein; Jason (Doraville, GA), Anderson; John P (San Francisco, CA), Walker; Donald (Pleasant Hill, CA)
Title: Truncated fragments of alpha-synuclein in Lewy body disease
Patent Number: 7,358,331

Inventors: Childs; Mark Jonathan (Sutton, GB), Fish; David Andrew (Haywards Heath, GB), Hector; Jason Roderick (Redhill, GB), Young; Nigel David (Redhill, GB)
Title: Active matrix display devices, and their manufacture
Patent Number: 7,358,529

Inventors: Chirinos; Manuel (Edo. Miranda, VE), Morfes; Galanda (Edo. Miranda, VE), Alvarez; Mariangel (Edo. Miranda, VE), Silva; Felix (Edo. Miranda, VE)
Title: Process and system improvement for improving and recuperating waste, heavy and extra heavy hydrocarbons
Patent Number: 8,147,679

Inventors: Chiu; Richard (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Card edge connector and latch thereof
Patent Number: 8,147,265

Inventors: Chiu; Scott (Folsom, CA), Arafa; Mohamed (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Reconfigurable load-reduced memory buffer
Patent Number: 9,305,613

Inventors: Cho; Chin-Hsing (Douliou, TW), Pan; Simon (Fuzhou, CN), Fu; Tsao-Yuan (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Circuit board fixing element
Patent Number: 8,149,590

Inventors: Cho; Chul Hwan (Cheongju, KR)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,305,927

Inventors: Cho; Hyeon Cheol (Seongnam-si, KR), Son; Jin Ho (Gwacheon-si, KR), Hahn; Dong Woon (Seoul, KR), Kwak; Dong Hoon (Seongnam-si, KR), Hwang; Min Ho (Seoul, KR)
Title: Wireless audio/video equipment and channel selecting method thereof
Patent Number: 7,359,351

Inventors: Cho; Ki Hyoung (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Yong Ho (Bucheon-si, KR), Ryu; Gi Seon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of communicating data in a wireless mobile communication system
Patent Number: 8,150,395

Inventors: Cho; Ki Hyoung (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Oh; Min Seok (Seoul, KR), Lee; Young Seob (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Chung; Ji Wook (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for decoding using channel code
Patent Number: 8,151,161

Inventors: Cho; Minsik (Austin, TX), Puri; Ruchir (Baldwin Place, NY)
Title: Lookup table sharing for memory-based computing
Patent Number: 9,304,971

Inventors: Cho; Minsik (Austin, TX), Puri; Ruchir (Baldwin Place, NY)
Title: Lookup table sharing for memory-based computing
Patent Number: 9,304,972

Inventors: Cho; Sung-jung (Seongnam-si, KR), Choi; Chang-kyu (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Kwang-hyeon (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Yeun-bae (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Method, medium and apparatus browsing images
Patent Number: 8,149,214

Inventors: Choi; Hye-rin (Suwon-si, KR), Im; Sang-kyun (Seoul, KR), Kim; Dong-wook (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Min-jung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Display apparatus and NPR processing method applied thereto
Patent Number: 9,305,335

Inventors: Choi; In Hwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Digital television transmitter/receiver and method of processing data in digital television transmitter/receiver
Patent Number: 8,149,940

Inventors: Choi; Joon-Bo (Sungnam, KR), Kang; Woo-shik (Suwon, KR)
Title: Method for managing network when master disappears
Patent Number: 7,359,950

Inventors: Choi; Patricia Driscoll (Apex, NC), Thomen; Mark Edward (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for passing information between catalogs in a computer operating system
Patent Number: 7,356,493

Inventors: Choi; Soung Bong (Changwon-si, KR), Lee; Deug Hee (Gimhae-si, KR), Anh; Byung Hwan (Gimhae-si, KR), Cho; Hung Myong (Gyeongsangnam-do, KR)
Title: Operation method and device for combination dryer
Patent Number: 7,356,945

Inventors: Choi; Sung-jin (Anyang-si, KR), Yi; Kang-hyun (Oga-myeon, KR), Cho; Eun-il (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Wireless power transmission apparatus and system for wireless power transmission thereof
Patent Number: 9,306,633

Inventors: Cholewo; Tomasz J. (Lexington, KY), Damon; Brian W. (Lexington, KY), Daniel; Stuart W. (Lexington, KY)
Title: Shading an optical sensing element such as in a scanner
Patent Number: 7,359,090

Inventors: Chou; Min-Chung (Miao Li County, TW)
Title: Low voltage differential signal driver with high power supply rejection ration
Patent Number: 7,358,780

Inventors: Chou; Tai-Hsu (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Shutter device
Patent Number: 8,147,151

Inventors: Chougle; Abdullah Q. (Pune, IN), Chougule; Vishal V. (Pune, IN), Srivastava; Bhavuk (Pune, IN)
Title: Video feed layout in video conferences
Patent Number: 9,307,001

Inventors: Chown; David (Ipswitch, GB)
Title: Optoelectronic module with integrated loop-back capability
Patent Number: 7,359,644

Inventors: Christensen; Donald J. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Embedded high temperature valve
Patent Number: 7,357,367

Inventors: Christopherson, Jr.; Denis (Waupun, WI)
Title: Powder metal ultrasonic welding tool and method of manufacture thereof
Patent Number: 9,302,323

Inventors: Chua; Janet Bee Yin (Perak, MY), Lau; Yue Hoong (Penang, MY)
Title: Light emitting device having a layer of photonic crystals and a region of diffusing material and method for fabricating the device
Patent Number: 7,358,543

Inventors: Chuang; Mei-Chen (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Solar greenhouse structure
Patent Number: 9,301,455

Inventors: Chuang; Mei-Chen (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Solar greenhouse structure
Patent Number: 9,301,456

Inventors: Chung; Jerry Yee-Ming (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Printer for reusable electrically printable medium
Patent Number: 9,304,449

Inventors: Clark; Abbot F. (Arlington, TX), Wang; Wan-Heng (Grapevine, TX), McNatt; Loretta (Hurst, TX)
Title: Use of serum amyloid a gene in diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma and identification of anti-glaucoma agents
Patent Number: 7,357,931

Inventors: Clark; Gordon P. (Eden Prairie, MN), Mattson; Loren (Richfield, MN)
Title: Telecommunications patch
Patent Number: 7,357,667

Inventors: Clark; Wayne A. (North Bend, WA), Graber; Lee B. (Kirkland, WA), Paramasivam; Kartik (Redmond, WA), Roy; Siddhartha (Bothell, WA), Saha; Sanjib (Bothell, WA), Sujanani; Sumitra (Redmond, WA)
Title: Providing flow control and moderation in a distributed message processing system
Patent Number: 8,150,994

Inventors: Clarke; Roger (Royston, GB)
Title: Optical element with sub elements and an addressable mask
Patent Number: 9,304,372

Inventors: Clauss; Stefan (Leinfelden-Echterdingen, DE), Skultety-Betz; Uwe (Leinfelden-Echterdingen, DE), Haase; Bjoern (Stuttgart, DE), Hoffmann; Ulli (Nieffern-Oeschelbronn, DE)
Title: Method and measuring appliance for locating enclosed objects
Patent Number: 7,358,746

Inventors: Cleland; Marshall R. (Hauppauge, NY), Galloway; Richard A. (East Islip, NY), DeSanto; Leonard (Medford, NY), Jongen; Yves (Louvain-la-Neuve, BE)
Title: High-current DC proton accelerator
Patent Number: 8,148,922

Inventors: Clement; Chad (Belleville, MI), Henige; Gary Edward (Northville, MI), Abdelnour; Sleiman N. (Macomb, MI)
Title: Seal ring for pickup truck box camera in center high mount stop lamp
Patent Number: 9,304,386

Inventors: Clouse; Max W. (Watertown, WI), Guntly; Thomas G. (Hartford, WI), Lux; Mel O. (Fond du Lac, WI), Busateri; Michael B. (Milwaukee, WI)
Title: Automatic choke for an engine
Patent Number: 8,146,558

Inventors: Clusserath; Ludwig (Bad Kreuznach, DE)
Title: Filling machine
Patent Number: 9,302,895

Inventors: Codron; Fabien Thibault (Simpsonville, SC), Pritchard; John Edward (Simpsonville, SC), Widener; Stanley Kevin (Greenville, SC)
Title: Methods and systems for operating gas turbine engines
Patent Number: 9,303,562

Inventors: Coers; Bruce A. (Hillsdale, IL), Burke; Daniel J. (Cordova, IL), Mackin; Ryan P. (Milan, IL)
Title: Work machine and unloading system for unloading an agricultural product from a work machine
Patent Number: 8,147,176

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), Mangione-Smith; William Henry (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Transmitting aggregated information arising from appnet information
Patent Number: 9,306,975

Inventors: Cohen; Charles J. (Ann Arbor, MI), Beach; Glenn J. (Grass Lake, MI), Cavell; Brook (Ann Arbor, MI), Foulk; Eugene (Ann Arbor, MI), Jacobus; Charles J. (Ann Arbor, MI), Obermark; Jay (Ann Arbor, MI), Paul; George V. (Belleville, MI)
Title: Behavior recognition system
Patent Number: 9,304,593

Inventors: Cohen; Shy (Bellevue, WA), Gavrylyuk; Kirill (Redmond, WA), Hrebicek; Ondrej (Redmond, WA), Hill; Richard (Kirkland, WA), Batres; Stefan R. (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Reliable request-response messaging over a request-response transport
Patent Number: 7,359,919

Inventors: Colavolpe; Giulio (Parma, IT), Forestieri; Enrico (Parma, IT)
Title: Method based on stokes parameters for the adaptive adjustment of PMD compensators in optical fiber communication systems and compensator in accordance with said method
Patent Number: 7,359,582

Inventors: Colbert; Daniel T. (Houston, TX), Dai; Hongjie (Sunnyvale, CA), Hafner; Jason H. (Somerville, MA), Rinzler; Andrew G. (Newberry, FL), Smalley; Richard E. (Houston, TX), Liu; Jie (Chapel Hill, NC), Smith; Kenneth A. (Katy, TX), Guo; Ting (Davis, CA), Nikolaev; Pavel (Houston, TX), Thess; Andreas (Kusterdingen, DE)
Title: Method for fractionating single-wall carbon nanotubes
Patent Number: 7,357,906

Inventors: Cole; Colin (Rockhampton, AU)
Title: Control system for operating long vehicles
Patent Number: 7,359,770

Inventors: Combs; Steven Donald (Lexington, KY), Luciano; Joseph Wade (Lexington, KY)
Title: Camera cell phone with integrated wireless mouse
Patent Number: 9,307,063

Inventors: Comte; Christine (Huningue, FR), Mongiat; Sebastien (Sierentz, FR)
Title: Micropigment mixtures
Patent Number: 7,357,918

Inventors: Connell; Robert A. (Kanata, CA), Cummings; David (Richmond, CA), Gobeil; Charles M. (Ottawa, CA), Singhal; Rachna Juneja (Oakville, CA), Mansell; Michael C. (Langford, CA)
Title: Method and system for Xform generation and processing application integration framework
Patent Number: 9,304,983

Inventors: Connor; Douglas F. (Frisco, TX), Bhattacharya; Sudipta (Irving, TX)
Title: Generating a risk assessment regarding a software implementation project
Patent Number: 7,359,865

Inventors: Connor; Kathy R. (Kittery Point, ME), Pescatello; Joseph A. (Rye, NH), Orsillo; Paul H. (Kittery Point, ME)
Title: System and method for facilitating access to content information
Patent Number: 7,359,982

Inventors: Coomer; Boyd L. (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: Substrate conductive post formation
Patent Number: 7,358,116

Inventors: Cooper; Martin (Hoersholm, DK), Receveur; Jean-Marie (Hoersholm, DK), Hoegberg; Thomas (Hoersholm, DK), Nielsen; Peter Aadal (Hoersholm, DK), Linget; Jean-Michel (Hoersholm, DK), Noeregaard; Pia Karina (Hoersholm, DK), Murray; Anthony (Hoersholm, DK), Bjurling; Emelie (Hoersholm, SE)
Title: Modulators of CB1 receptors
Patent Number: 8,148,404

Inventors: Coqueron; Pierre-Yves (Lyons, FR), Mansfield; Darren James (Bergisch Gladbach, DE), Desbordes; Philippe (Lyons, FR), Rieck; Heiko (Burscheid, DE), Genix; Pierre (Lyons, FR), Villier; Alain (Collonges au Mont d'Or, FR), Grosjean-Cournoyer; Marie-Claire (Curis au Mont d'Or, FR)
Title: N-(1-alkyl-2-phenylethyl)-carboxamide derivatives and use thereof as fungicides
Patent Number: 8,148,419

Inventors: Cordeiro; Carlos (Portland, OR), Srikanteswara; Srikathyayani (Portland, OR), Arefi; Reza (Great Falls, VA), Weaver; Geoff (Portland, OR), Sadeghi; Bahareh (Portland, OR), Horne; David M. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Two-level optimization for cloud spectrum services
Patent Number: 9,307,522

Inventors: Cordero; Edgar R. (Round Rock, TX), Fernandez; Carlos A. (Hialeah, FL), Henderson; Joab D. (Pflugerville, TX), Sabrowski; Jeffrey A. (Leander, TX), Saetow; Anuwat (Austin, TX), Sethuraman; Saravanan (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Implementing simultaneous read and write operations utilizing dual port DRAM
Patent Number: 9,305,618

Inventors: Cordero; Edgar R. (Round Rock, TX), Fernandez; Carlos A. (Hialeah, FL), Henderson; Joab D. (Pflugerville, TX), Sabrowski; Jeffrey A. (Leander, TX), Saetow; Anuwat (Austin, TX), Sethuraman; Saravanan (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Implementing simultaneous read and write operations utilizing dual port DRAM
Patent Number: 9,305,619

Inventors: Cordingley; James J. (Littleton, MA)
Title: Systems and methods for providing polarization compensated multi-spectral laser repair of liquid crystal display panels
Patent Number: 9,304,090

Inventors: Corradi; Jason T. (Arlington Heights, IL), Werba; Gregory (Arlington Heights, IL), Gattupalli; Rajeswar (Arlington Heights, IL)
Title: Systems and methods for separating xylene isomers using selective adsorption
Patent Number: 9,302,955

Inventors: Coskun; Tamer (San Jose, CA), Wang; Wei-Long (Clifton Park, NY), Latypov; Azat (San Jose, CA), Zou; Yi (Foster City, CA)
Title: Methods for fabricating integrated circuits using directed self-assembly including lithographically-printable assist features
Patent Number: 9,305,800

Inventors: Cota-Robles; Erik C. (Portland, OR), Flautner; Krisztian (Portland, OR)
Title: Real-time scheduling of virtual machines
Patent Number: 7,356,817

Inventors: Coteus; Paul W. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Gower; Kevin C. (LaGrangeville, NY), Maule; Warren E. (Cedar Park, NY), Tremaine; Robert B. (Stormville, NY)
Title: Method and system for providing identification tags in a memory system having indeterminate data response times
Patent Number: 8,151,042

Inventors: Couronne; Robert (Erlangen, DE), Kuleschow; Andreas (Oberasbach, DE), Spinnler; Klaus (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Method and device for recognizing a coin by using the embossed pattern thereof
Patent Number: 8,150,139

Inventors: Cowan; Amaia (Wigton, GB), Hewitt; Jonathan (Wigton, GB), Frohlich; Leo (Wigton, GB)
Title: Easy open ream wrap
Patent Number: 9,302,836

Inventors: Cowart; Marlon D. (Round Lake Beach, IL), Ku; Yi-Yin (Buffalo Grove, IL), Chang; Sou-Jen (Prairie View, IL), Fernando; Dilinie P. (Gurnee, IL)
Title: Fused bicyclic-substituted amines as histamine-3 receptor ligands
Patent Number: 7,358,263

Inventors: Crabtree; Michael John (Tyne & Wear, GB), Fletcher; Philip (Cambridgeshire, GB), Forsyth; Jeffrey (Inverurie, GB)
Title: Polymeric treatment and wellbore pump arranged to increase hydrocarbon production
Patent Number: 9,303,202

Inventors: Craft; Peter K. (San Francisco, CA), Philbrick; Clive M. (San Jose, CA)
Title: TCP offload device that batches session layer headers to reduce interrupts as well as CPU copies
Patent Number: 9,306,793

Inventors: Crawford; Douglas A. (Lafayette, CO), Piaget; Gary D. (Deerharbor, WA), Warner; Patrick A. (Boulder, CO), Christopher; Brent (Portland, OR)
Title: Upper body exercise and flywheel enhanced dual deck treadmills
Patent Number: 8,147,385

Inventors: Croak; Marian (Fair Haven, NJ), Eslambolchi; Hossein (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing dynamic international calling rates
Patent Number: 8,150,009

Inventors: Cropper; Joseph W. (Rochester, MN), Henderson; Kyle L. (Mantorville, MN), Tenner; Jeffrey W. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Provisioning virtual CPUs using a hardware multithreading parameter in hosts with split core processors
Patent Number: 9,304,805

Inventors: Cueva Gonzalez; Alfredo (Zapopan, MX), Cervantes Lopez; Miguel (Zapopan, MX), Sanchez Hernandez; Arturo (Tlaquepaque, MX), Faure Vaquero; Georges (Zapopan, MX), Stamey; Richard (Beaverton, OR), Colwell; Jeffrey (Dupont, WA), Nath; Gautam (Olympia, WA), Ramirez Aguilar; Juan (Tlajomulco de Zuniga, MX)
Title: Power management in a circuit
Patent Number: 9,304,561

Inventors: Cummings; Calvin D. (Surrey, CA), Warnes; Allan (North Vancouver, CA), Hawes; Peter (Burnaby, CA)
Title: Printing plate registration using a camera
Patent Number: 8,148,704

Inventors: Cuny; Andre (Habay-la-Neuve, BE), Piret; Gauthier (Ster-Francorchamps, BE), Di Giacomo Russo; Massimo (Kehlen, LU)
Title: Valve assembly for air maintenance tire
Patent Number: 9,302,556

Inventors: Currie; Mark G. (Sterling, MA), Zimmer; Daniel P. (Somerville, MA), Kessler; Marco (Danvers, MA)
Title: Treatments for gastrointestinal disorders
Patent Number: 9,303,066

Inventors: Curtin; James J. (Fishkill, NY), Cadigan, Jr.; Michael J. (Brewster, NY), Hughes; Edward J. (Archbald, PA), McIlvain; Kevin M. (Cold Spring, NY), Neves; Jose L. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Raphy; Ray (Poughkeepsie, NY), Search; Douglas S. (Red Hook, NY)
Title: Genie: a method for classification and graphical display of negative slack timing test failures
Patent Number: 7,356,793

Inventors: Czyszczewski; Joseph Stanley (Longmont, CO), Smith, II; James T (Boulder, CO), Woehr; Ivan (Superior, CO), Moroney; Brian William (Longmont, CO), Greenwood; David George (Lafayette, CO)
Title: Remote database support in a multifunction office device
Patent Number: 7,359,078

Inventors: d'Estries; Maximilien (Mesa, AZ), Shermer; Stephen G. (Chandler, AZ), Miks; Jeffrey A. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Interposer for interconnecting components in a memory card
Patent Number: 7,358,600

Inventors: Dadheech; Gayatri Vyas (Rochester Hills, MI), Mikhail; Youssef M. (Sterling Heights, MI), Abd Elhamid; Mahmoud H. (Grosse Pointe Woods, MI)
Title: Bipolar plate coating architecture for fuel cells and methods of making and using the same
Patent Number: 8,148,035

Inventors: Dahroug; Mohamed (Painted Post, NY), Deming; Scott Winfield (Elmira, NY), Joseph, II; Michael Albert (Corning, NY), Yorio; Thomas Achille (Painted Post, NY), Zhou; Naiyue (Painted Post, NY)
Title: Constant force scoring device and method for using same
Patent Number: 8,146,386

Inventors: Dal Santo; Michael P. (San Francisco, CA), Marti; Lukas M. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Retroactive check-ins based on learned locations to which the user has traveled
Patent Number: 9,307,354

Inventors: Dalie; Barbara (Annandale, NJ), Fan; Xuedong (Union, NJ), Lundell; Daniel (Flemington, NJ), Lunn; Charles A. (Somerville, NJ), Tan; Jimmy C. (Edison, NJ), Zavodny; Paul J. (Mountainside, NJ)
Title: Nucleic acids encoding human TNF-.alpha. convertase
Patent Number: 7,358,352

Inventors: Dalsgaard; Lars (Oulu, FI), Kangas; Antti (Oulunsalo, FI)
Title: Providing mobility control information to a communications device
Patent Number: 8,149,783

Inventors: Dandy; Jonathan S. (Beaverton, OR), Stevens; Kerry A. (Beaverton, OR), Mende; Michael J. (Portland, OR), Sharp; Thomas J. (Tigard, OR)
Title: Input by-pass circuit for a current probe
Patent Number: 7,358,717

Inventors: Dang; Bing (Chappaqua, NY), Gruber; Peter A. (Mohegan Lake, NY), Guerin; Luc (Quebec, CA), Patel; Chirag S. (Peerkskill, NY)
Title: Techniques for forming solder bump interconnects
Patent Number: 8,148,255

Inventors: Dant; Ryan T. (Lexington, KY), Downey; Richard E. (Danville, KY)
Title: Swivel assembly for connecting a wand to a nozzle assembly of a vacuum cleaner
Patent Number: 7,356,876

Inventors: Danzig; Joel (Alpharetta, GA), Dworkin; David R (Alpharetta, GA), Tow; Gregory S (Suwanee, GA), Hebert; Robert J (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Apparatus for synchronizing clock and data between two domains having unknown but coherent phase
Patent Number: 7,359,468

Inventors: Darshan; Yair (Petach Tikva, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting end of start up phase
Patent Number: 8,149,602

Inventors: Datta; Rajib (Niskayuna, NY), Chen; Kunlun (Shanghai, CN), Weng; Haiqing (Shanghai, CN), Raju; Ravisekhar Nadimpalli (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Power converter system and method
Patent Number: 7,359,223

Inventors: Davidson; Colin Charnock (Stafford, GB), Dyke; Kevin J. (Stafford, GB), Maneiro; Jose (Horgues, FR), Trainer; David Reginald (Derby, GB), Okaeme; Nnamdi (Woodside Park, GB)
Title: Control circuit for excess energy removal in power transmission lines
Patent Number: 9,306,392

Inventors: Davies; Elwyn B (Ely, GB), Harker; Andrew Newton (Bishop's Stortford, GB), Stringer; David Robert (Knebworth, GB), Parsons; Eric W (Ashton, CA), Armstrong; Steven M (Nepean, CA)
Title: System indicating the presence of an individual or group of individuals
Patent Number: 7,359,938

Inventors: Davis, Jr.; Willie T. (Raleigh, NC), Huang; Michk (Taipei, TW), Pymento; Larry G. (Cary, NC), Zippetelli; Celeste (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Component rework nozzle
Patent Number: 9,302,277

Inventors: Davis; Stuart Michael (Norfolk, MA), Drake; Javit Ahmed (Jamaica Plain, MA), Haines; Christopher P. (Westford, MA)
Title: Alkaline cell having increased interfacial area
Patent Number: 9,306,206

Inventors: De Beer; Leon (Newbury, GB)
Title: Telephone call dialling
Patent Number: 7,359,501

Inventors: De Bruyn; Marcel Frans Leopold (Hoogstraten, BE), Van Emelen; Kristof (Sint-Niklaas, BE), Wigerinck; Piet Tom Bert Paul (Vosselaan, BE), Verschueren; Wim Gaston (Anteverpen, BE)
Title: Pyrrolidinyl, piperidinyl or homopiperidinyl substituted (benzodioxan, benzofuran or benzopyran) derivatives
Patent Number: 7,358,239

Inventors: De Kraker; Abraham Robert (Sugar Land, TX), Papke; Brian Lee (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: System and method for testing engine lubricants
Patent Number: 9,304,119

Inventors: De Peretti; Danielle (Paris, FR), Evanno; Yannick (Paris, FR)
Title: Polysubstituted derivatives of 2-aryl-6-phenyl-imidazo[1,2-a]pyridines, and preparation and therapeutic use thereof
Patent Number: 8,148,370

Inventors: De Wijs; Willem-jan A. (Oss, NL), Van De Sande; Marcus Johannes (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Apparatus and method for manufacturing an integrated circuit
Patent Number: 9,305,821

Inventors: Deal; Travis (Freedom, IN)
Title: Self-retaining stent
Patent Number: 7,357,818

Inventors: Deconinck; Gautier (Saint Gratien, FR), Goget; Caroline (Paris, FR), Cotteret; Jean (Maisons Laffite, FR)
Title: Agent for dyeing and/or bleaching keratin fibers, comprising composition (A), anhydrous composition (B), and at least one fatty substance
Patent Number: 8,147,564

Inventors: Dehlin; Joel P. (Redmond, WA), Drucker; Steven M. (Bellevue, WA), Wong; Curtis Glenn (Bellevue, WA), Roseway; Asta J. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Manipulating association of data with a physical object
Patent Number: 7,358,962

Inventors: Dehn; Martin (Wentorf, DE), Wuggetzer; Ingo (Woerthsee, DE), Ipek; Ugur (Buxtehude, DE), Muehlich; Christoph (Berlin, DE)
Title: Aircraft fuselage with circular-arc-shaped exterior contour
Patent Number: 8,146,860

Inventors: Dekker; Martijn Jeroen (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Method and device for recording an information signal on an information layer of a recording medium in which a bias power level of the radiation beam varies with the recording speed during erase pulses
Patent Number: 7,359,297

Inventors: Delaquis; Pascal (Summerland, CA)
Title: Cellulose producing strain of proteus myxofaciens
Patent Number: 8,148,135

Inventors: Delfs; Juliette M. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Tubule featherbed
Patent Number: 7,356,864

Inventors: Delia; Julie A. (Horseheads, NY), Kemmerer; Marvin W. (Odessa, NY), Zhou; Naiyue (Painted Post, NY)
Title: Methods for separating glass sheets from continuous glass ribbons
Patent Number: 8,146,385

Inventors: Delli-Santi; George (Scotts Valley, CA)
Title: Surgical instrument for manipulating surgical suture and methods of use
Patent Number: 8,147,505

Inventors: DeLuca; Lisa Seacat (Baltimore, MD), Mizrachi; Boaz (Haifa, IL)
Title: Transferring information on a first mobile computing device to a peer mobile computing device
Patent Number: 9,307,374

Inventors: Demharter; Nikolaus (Dormitz, DE), Frank; Michael (Erlangen, DE), Heggen; Sven (Erlangen, DE), Mustafa; Ernst (Furth, DE), Ro.beta.ler; Jurgen (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Correction method and magnetic resonance device
Patent Number: 8,150,492

Inventors: Demir; Alpaslan (East Meadow, NY)
Title: Start-up automatic frequency control (AFC) method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,149,963

Inventors: Demuren; Michael A. (Rochester, NY), Everhart; David Lee (Spencerport, NY), Lafrance; Linda P. (Pittsford, NY), Sanchez; Franley H. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for saving power in an image production device
Patent Number: 8,150,290

Inventors: Deng; Jing-Sheng (Hsinchu, TW), Liu; Te-Kun (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Electrostatic discharge protection structure
Patent Number: 9,305,913

Inventors: Dengi; Enis Aykut (Tempe, AZ), McCracken; Stephen (Tempe, AZ), Kelly; Michael R. (Gibsonia, PA), Phelps; Matthew B. (Pittsburgh, PA), Mohammed; Ibraz (Tempe, AZ)
Title: Integrated synthesis placement and routing for integrated circuits
Patent Number: 7,356,784

Inventors: Denne; William Anthony (Great Shelford, GB)
Title: Zirconia based blades and foils for razors and a method for producing same
Patent Number: 7,357,052

Inventors: Depta; Robert (Augsburg, DE)
Title: Computer including at least one connector for a replaceable storage medium, and method for starting and operating a computer via a replaceable storage medium
Patent Number: 8,151,115

Inventors: Desorbay; Eric (Campbon, FR), Patel; Pulin (McKinney, TX), Huard; Olivier (Cholet, FR)
Title: Core network interface for packet domain for UMA UNC applications
Patent Number: 9,307,576

Inventors: Deurloo; Oscar Jan (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Method and device for driving a gas discharge lamp
Patent Number: 7,358,686

Inventors: Dhayni; Achraf (Vallauris, FR)
Title: NFC reader transmission signal pre-distorsion
Patent Number: 9,306,631

Inventors: Dhayni; Achraf (Vallauris, FR)
Title: SFO estimation technique for MIMO-OFDM frequency synchronization
Patent Number: 9,306,788

Inventors: Dhayni; Achraf (Vallauris, FR)
Title: Estimation of CFO based on relative values of frequency bins corresponding to used subcarriers of received preamble symbols for OFDM systems
Patent Number: 9,306,789

Inventors: Dhindsa; Rajinder (San Jose, CA)
Title: Composite showerhead electrode assembly for a plasma processing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,147,648

Inventors: Dickinson; Richard (Seattle, WA), Hines; John Gordon (Kirkland, WA), Croy; Jonathan (Seattle, WA)
Title: Enhanced E911 network access for a call center using session initiation protocol (SIP) messaging
Patent Number: 8,150,364

Inventors: Dierks, Jr.; Herman Dietrich (Round Rock, TX), Hua; Binh K. (Austin, TX), Kodukula; Sivarama K. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for transferring data from a memory subsystem to a network adapter for improving the memory subsystem and PCI bus efficiency
Patent Number: 7,356,664

Inventors: Dimitrakopoulos; Christos Dimitrios (Somers, NY), Gates; Stephen McConnell (Ossining, NY), Grill; Alfred (White Plains, NY), Lane; Michael Wayne (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Liniger; Eric Gerhard (Sandy Hook, CT), Liu; Xiao Hu (Croton On Hudson, NY), Nguyen; Son Van (Yorktown Heights, NY), Neumayer; Deborah Ann (Danbury, CT), Shaw; Thomas McCarroll (Peekskill, NY)
Title: Ultralow dielectric constant layer with controlled biaxial stress
Patent Number: 7,357,977

Inventors: Dimitrova; Nevenka (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for linking a video segment to another segment or information source
Patent Number: 7,356,830

Inventors: Ding; Zhebo (Niskayuna, NY), Grimmond; Brian James (Clifton Park, NY), Luttrell; Michael (Clifton Park, NY), Rubinsztajn; Slawomir (Ballston Spa, NY), deMoulpied; David Cheney (New Baltimore, NY), Blohm; Margaret L. (Schenectady, NY)
Title: Chelator-functionalized nanoparticles
Patent Number: 8,147,802

Inventors: Dinges; Clemens (Obermichelbach, DE), Schlereth; Michael (Wilhermsdorf, DE)
Title: Method for accessing information and/or services of a distributed automation system
Patent Number: 7,359,957

Inventors: Dingl; Jurgen (Regensburg, DE), Eser; Gerhard (Hemau, DE)
Title: Method for determining the air mass in a cylinder
Patent Number: 7,357,127

Inventors: Ditrich; Klaus (Gonnheim, DE), Siegel; Wolfgang (Limburgerhof, DE)
Title: Preparation of optically active amines
Patent Number: 7,358,396

Inventors: Dlugoss; Randall B. (Royal Oak, MI), Mitts; Kurt (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Method for synchronized transmission gear ratio engagement
Patent Number: 8,150,586

Inventors: Do; Lydia M. (Raleigh, NC), Nesbitt; Pamela A. (Tampa, FL), Seacat; Lisa A. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Arrangements for controlling activities of an avatar
Patent Number: 8,149,241

Inventors: Dobuzinsky; David M. (New Windsor, NY), Kim; Byeong Y. (Lagrangeville, NY), Leobandung; Effendi (Wappingers Falls, NY), Naeem; Munir D. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Tessier; Brian L. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Poly filled substrate contact on SOI structure
Patent Number: 7,358,172

Inventors: Dodoc; Aurelian (Oberkochen, DE)
Title: Imaging system, in particular for a microlithographic projection exposure apparatus
Patent Number: 7,359,036

Inventors: Doki; Takahiro (Kyoto, JP), Tanabe; Koichi (Kyoto, JP), Yoshimuta; Toshinori (Kyoto, JP), Kishihara; Hiroyuki (Kyoto, JP), Sano; Satoshi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Radiation detector
Patent Number: 9,306,108

Inventors: Dolph; Blaine H. (Western Springs, IL), Edwards; Jermaine C. (Allen, TX), Phalake; Sumier (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Delivering offers
Patent Number: 9,305,305

Inventors: Dominique; Francis (Rockaway, NJ), Kadaba; Srinivas R. (Chatham, NJ), Kong; Hongwei (Denville, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting a three-state signal in a base station in a wireless communications system
Patent Number: 7,356,749

Inventors: Donaghey; Robert J (Lexington, MA)
Title: Personal area network with automatic attachment and detachment
Patent Number: 8,149,829

Inventors: Dordi; Yezdi (Palo Alto, CA), Boyd; John (Atascadero, CA), Thie; William (Mountain View, CA), Maraschin; Bob (Cupertino, CA), Redeker; Fred C. (Fremont, CA), Cook; Joel M. (Warrenton, VA)
Title: Method and apparatus for material deposition in semiconductor fabrication
Patent Number: 7,358,186

Inventors: Dorn; Jorg (Buttenheim, DE)
Title: Short-circuit current limiter
Patent Number: 8,149,555

Inventors: Doro; Francesco (Siena, IT), Norais; Nathalie (Siena, IT), Maione; Domenico (Siena, IT), Liberatori; Sabrina (Siena, IT), Grandi; Guido (Siena, IT)
Title: Protective antigens for group B Streptococcus hypervirulent strains
Patent Number: 8,147,849

Inventors: Douceur; John R. (Bellevue, WA), Theimer; Marvin M. (Bellevue, WA), Adya; Atul (Bellevue, WA), Bolosky; William J. (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Locating potentially identical objects across multiple computers based on stochastic partitioning of workload
Patent Number: 7,359,937

Inventors: Dougherty; Michael J. (Houston, TX), Stufflebeam; Kenneth W. (Houston, TX), Lakdawala; Rahul V. (Cypress, TX), Sawyers; Thomas P. (Hempstead, TX)
Title: Powering a notebook across a USB interface
Patent Number: 7,360,004

Inventors: Doughty; Steven G. (Plano, TX)
Title: Processing business data using user-configured keys
Patent Number: 7,356,541

Inventors: Douglas; Scot A. (Howell, MI), Dibble; Donovan L. (Utica, MI), Cowgill; Joshua D. (Hartland, MI)
Title: Two-step valve lifter control systems and methods
Patent Number: 8,146,567

Inventors: Douglass; James W. (Indialantic, FL), Riding; Thomas J. (West Melbourne, FL), Ring; James E. (Melbourne Beach, FL)
Title: Method and apparatus for automated image analysis of biological specimens
Patent Number: 7,359,548

Inventors: Douillard; Gerald Roger (Manchester, NH), Dawley; Douglas Joseph (Dover, NH), Perdue; Daniel Matthew (Rochester, NH), Elkinson; Brian Robert (Barrington, NH)
Title: Compressible roll top of former for multiribbon transport
Patent Number: 9,302,882

Inventors: Dourdeville; Theodore A. (Marion, MA)
Title: Peltier based freeze-thaw valves and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,356,995

Inventors: Dow; Eli M. (Norwood, NY), Gilchrist; James P. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Schmidt; Steven K. (Essex Junction, VT), Yu; Jessie (Wappinger Falls, NY)
Title: Common contiguous memory region optimized virtual machine migration within a workgroup
Patent Number: 9,304,698

Inventors: Downs, III; Justin G. (Henderson, NV)
Title: Unique sensing system and apparatus for reading playing cards
Patent Number: 8,150,158

Inventors: Doxey; Kyle M. (Ann Arbor, MI), Seibold; Kurt A. (Whitmore Lake, MI), Tann; Richard (Lasalle, CA), Thomas; Michael J. (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Recliner mechanism
Patent Number: 8,146,994

Inventors: Doyle; Brian S. (Portland, OR), Pillarisetty; Ravi (Portland, OR), Dewey; Gilbert (Hillsboro, OR), Chau; Robert S. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Recessed channel array transistor (RCAT) structures
Patent Number: 8,148,772

Inventors: Doyle; Brian S. (Portland, OR), Shah; Uday (Portland, OR), Kotlyar; Roza (Portland, OR), Kuo; Charles C. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Vertical transistor devices for embedded memory and logic technologies
Patent Number: 9,306,063

Inventors: Drochon; Bruno (Missouri City, TX), Couillet; Isabelle (Houston, TX)
Title: Thermoviscoelastic system fluid and well treatment method
Patent Number: 9,303,203

Inventors: Du; Kevin Zhifang (San Jose, CA), Wiese; Brian Robert (San Francisco, CA), Locke; Michael Eugene (Santa Clara, CA), Greenfield; Richard Glentworth (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method of synchronizing a communication system
Patent Number: 9,306,733

Inventors: Du; Yonggang (Shanghai, CN), Tu; Jiawen (Shanghai, CN), Feng; Lei (Shanghai, CN), Shao; Xiaoling (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Method and system for three-dimensional handwriting recognition
Patent Number: 8,150,162

Inventors: Dubedout; Laurent (Valenciennes, FR), Duquesne; Beno t (Valenciennes, FR), Verger; Eric (Valenciennes, FR)
Title: Two hermetic threaded tubular joints
Patent Number: 8,146,960

Inventors: Dubois; Jean-Luc (Millery, FR)
Title: Glycerol vaporization method
Patent Number: 8,148,582

Inventors: Dubrovsky; Alex M. (San Mateo, CA), Popov; Nikolay V. (Cupertino, CA), Shor; Alexander (Sunnyvale, CA), Yanovsky; Roman (Los Altos, CA), Zhu; Shunhui (San Jose, CA), Yanovsky; Boris (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Method and an apparatus to store information regarding web pages
Patent Number: 8,150,875

Inventors: Duck; Heinrich (Espelkamp, DE), Martin; Jurgen (Bunde, DE)
Title: Linear drive for furniture
Patent Number: 9,303,739

Inventors: Ducornait; Pierre-Yves (Giessen, DE), Schmidt; Michael-Udo (Giessen, DE), Rosemann; Frank (Giessen, DE), Patricot; Nicolas (Chateaufort, FR)
Title: Nut
Patent Number: 9,303,678

Inventors: Duffett-Smith; Peter James (Cambridge, GB), Brice; James Paul (Cambridge, GB), Hansen; Paul (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Radio positioning systems
Patent Number: 7,359,719

Inventors: Dunton; Vance (San Jose, CA), Makala; Raghuveer S. (Sunnyvale, CA), Chan; Michael (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Method of making damascene diodes using selective etching methods
Patent Number: 8,148,230

Inventors: Dur; Bernhard (Galgenen, CH), Steinmann; Beat (Horgen, CH)
Title: Device for polishing hard surfaces, especially glass surfaces
Patent Number: 8,147,292

Inventors: Dural; Ozgur (San Diego, CA), Chakraborty; Kaushik (San Diego, CA), Das; Soumya (San Diego, CA), Song; Bongyong (San Diego, CA), Soliman; Samir Salib (Poway, CA)
Title: Calibration and tracking to assist inter-frequency measurements of LTE cell by WLAN radio
Patent Number: 9,307,424

Inventors: Durant; James F. (Windsor, CT), Matteson; David J. (Avon, CT), Johnson; Kurt W. (Canton, CT)
Title: Injection of liquid sorbent conditioning into a sorbent transporting passageway
Patent Number: 8,148,284

Inventors: Durgin; Russell (Attleboro, MA)
Title: Implant system and method for bulking tissue
Patent Number: 8,147,510

Inventors: Dykstra; Gerald M. (Bartlett, TN), Graham; James N. (Collierville, TN), Branum; Scott D. (Midland, GA)
Title: Use of cyclodextrins for odor control in papermaking sludges, and deodorized sludge and products
Patent Number: 8,147,651

Inventors: Eaton; William Chris (Cary, NC), Romesburg; Eric Douglas (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Printed circuit board for a flat-panel speaker
Patent Number: 8,150,091

Inventors: Eberle; Wolfgang (Moensheim, DE), Lenz; Thomas (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Thermostatic slide valve for a motor vechicle
Patent Number: 9,303,787

Inventors: Ebihara; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP), Hara; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Filter circuit
Patent Number: 9,306,532

Inventors: Ecker; Stefan (Vilsbiburg, DE), Wimmer; Stefan (Hohenthann, DE)
Title: Fuse holder for flat fuses
Patent Number: 7,357,676

Inventors: Eckhouse; Shimon (Haifa, IL), Kutscher; Tuvia Dror (Shoham, IL)
Title: Hair removal apparatus for personal use and the method of using same
Patent Number: 9,301,588

Inventors: Economou; Demetre J. (Houston, TX), Chen; Lee (Cedar Creek, TX), Donnelly; Vincent M. (Houston, TX)
Title: Hyperthermal neutral beam source and method of operating
Patent Number: 7,358,484

Inventors: Edamura; Tadataka (Hamamatsu, JP), Akikusa; Naota (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Quantum cascade laser
Patent Number: 7,359,418

Inventors: Edirisooriya; Samantha J. (Tempe, AZ), Nguyen; Hang T. (Tempe, AZ)
Title: System including a segmentable, shared bus
Patent Number: 7,360,007

Inventors: Edwards; Mark Joseph (Lexington, KY)
Title: Method and apparatus for recording sound information and playing sound information back using an all-in-one printer
Patent Number: 7,359,085

Inventors: Ehrlich; Robert (Windham, NH), Mitchell; Donald L. (Bellevue, WA), Marshall; Roger S. (Auburn, WA), Hines; Gordon John (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Index of suspicion determination for communications request
Patent Number: 9,307,078

Inventors: Eibach; Wolfgang G (Holzgerlingen, DE), Nuttall; Mark P (Carlton, AU), Gruetzner; Matthias (Schoenaich, DE)
Title: Security for network-connected vehicles and other network-connected processing environments
Patent Number: 7,356,832

Inventors: Ekanadham; Kattamuri (Mohegan Lake, NY), Horn; William Pettit (Scarsdale, NY), Jann; Joefon (Ossining, NY), Kumar; Manoj (Yorktown Heights, NY), Moreira; Jose Eduardo (Irvington, NY), Pattnaik; Pratap Chandra (Ossining, NY), Serrano; Mauricio Jose (Bronx, NY), Tanase; Ilie Gabriel (Somers, NY), Yu; Hao (Valhalla, NY)
Title: Optimized system for analytics (graphs and sparse matrices) operations
Patent Number: 9,304,835

Inventors: El-Tayar; Nabil (Milton, MA), Roberts; Michael J. (Madison, AL), Harris; Milton (Hunstville, AL), Sawlivich; Wayne (Wilmington, MA)
Title: Method for treating disorders and diseases treatable with human fibroblast interferon
Patent Number: 7,357,925

Inventors: Elia; Mimmo (Watertown, MA), Linna; Jan-Roger (Boston, MA), Mello; John Paul (Newton, MA)
Title: Multiple capillary fuel injector for an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,357,124

Inventors: Endo; Hideki (Kokubunji, JP), Takase; Masayuki (Fujisawa, JP), Kanno; Takayuki (Yokohama, JP), Tanaka; Akihiko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Communication system having route redundancy
Patent Number: 8,149,689

Inventors: Endoh; Toshio (Kawasaki, JP), Watanabe; Masaki (Kawasaki, JP), Aoki; Takahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Goto; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Processor with personal verification function and operating device
Patent Number: 7,359,531

Inventors: Enomoto; Naoyuki (Ebina, JP)
Title: Image output apparatus, image output method, and computer readable medium
Patent Number: 8,149,434

Inventors: Eo; Soon Ki (Ansan-si, KR), Kim; Chon Ok (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Automated manual transmission for vehicle
Patent Number: 9,303,732

Inventors: Erdmann; Bozena (Aachen, DE), Van Der Horst; Adrianus Johannes Josephus (Vught, NL), Van Es; Arthur Robert (Eindhoven, NL), De Wit; Bas Willibrord (Dordrecht, NL), Lelkens; Armand Michel Marie (Heerlen, NL), Tolhuizen; Ludovicus Marinus Gerardus Maria (Waalre, NL)
Title: Energy harvesting device
Patent Number: 9,306,431

Inventors: Erickson; Robert A. (Raleigh, NC), Massa; Ted R. (Latrobe, PA)
Title: Rotary tapered tool holder
Patent Number: 7,357,608

Inventors: Eriksen; Uffe (Horsens, DK), Michaelsen; Claus (Herning, DK), Thygesen; Claus (Lasby, DK)
Title: Bearing for a wind turbine
Patent Number: 9,303,694

Inventors: Esper; Stephan (Neuwied, DE), Bongartz; Robert (Neuss, DE)
Title: Driving feature
Patent Number: 9,302,375

Inventors: Espiau; Frederick M. (Topanga, CA), Joshi; Chandrashekhar J. (Santa Monica, CA), Chang; Yian (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Plasma lamp with dielectric waveguide
Patent Number: 7,358,678

Inventors: Estan; Cristian (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for reducing power consumption during rule searches in a content search system
Patent Number: 9,305,115

Inventors: Eto; Kimiharu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Plural voltage level detection upon power drop for switching to standby mode with or without complete state saving interrupt processing
Patent Number: 8,151,130

Inventors: Etter; Mark A. (Humboldt, TN), Garcia; Jaime E. (Jackson, TN), DeKeyser; Kathy (Jackson, TN), Phillips; Alan (Jackson, TN), Burkholder; Robert F. (Jackson, TN), Weston; Jeffrey D. (Jackson, TN), Hearn; Melinda J. (Jackson, TN)
Title: Measurement and alignment device including a display system
Patent Number: 7,359,762

Inventors: Evenshaug; Bjornar (Oslo, NO), Sverdrup-Thygeson; Harald (Oslo, NO)
Title: Condition component framework for reinsurance
Patent Number: 7,359,863

Inventors: Ewerhart; Frank (Weinsberg, DE), Marchthaler; Reiner (Gingen, DE), Lich; Thomas (Schwaikheim, DE), Kroeninger; Mario (Buehl, DE), Stabrey; Stephan (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Plausibilization of sensor signals in the event of a collision
Patent Number: 8,150,575

Inventors: Fackenthal; Richard E. (Folsom, CA)
Title: Error correction for multi-level cell memory with overwrite capability
Patent Number: 7,356,755

Inventors: Faerber; Michael (Wolfratshausen, DE)
Title: Method for transferring intersystem connections
Patent Number: 7,359,355

Inventors: Fagerburg; Eric D. (Orem, UT), Morgan; Charles M. (Springville, UT)
Title: Remotely controlling a UNIX-based system
Patent Number: 7,359,949

Inventors: Fagiano; Christophe (Mouans-Sartoux, FR), Goldberg; Itzhack (Hadera, IL), Jones; Carl E. (Tucson, AZ), Lechtman; Moriel (Haifa, IL), Sondhi; Neil (Budapest, HU)
Title: Efficient handing of semi-asynchronous raid write failures
Patent Number: 9,304,865

Inventors: Faivre; Stephen Michael (Kingston, IL), Hook; Richard Wayne (West Des Moines, IA)
Title: Foldable shipping container bulkhead
Patent Number: 7,357,611

Inventors: Fallon; James J. (Armonk, NY)
Title: Content independent data compression method and system
Patent Number: 7,358,867

Inventors: Fan; Ding-Bing (Kunshan, CN), Han; Hong-Qiang (Kunshan, CN), Zhou; Hao (Kunshan, CN)
Title: Electrical connector with differential pair contact
Patent Number: 9,306,335

Inventors: Fan; Yingying (Tokyo, JP), Saito; Kazuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Ogasahara; Takayuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Color processing method and image forming apparatus for creating a color separation table
Patent Number: 8,149,456

Inventors: Fang; Lu (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Solar cell receiver for concentrator modules
Patent Number: 8,148,628

Inventors: Farmer; James V. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Gritter; Daniel S. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Katzen; Glenn I. (New York, NY)
Title: Calibrated timeout interval on a configuration value, shared timer value, and shared calibration factor
Patent Number: 9,304,536

Inventors: Faruque; Mohammed Omar (Ann Arbor, MI), Wu; Fubang (Woodhaven, MI), Spahn; Brian Robert (Plymouth, MI), Chen; Yijung (Ypsilanti, MI), Jaradi; Dean M. (Macomb, MI)
Title: Vehicle roof support structure including side curtain air bags
Patent Number: 9,302,642

Inventors: Fassih; Ali (Franklin Park, NJ), Gillespie; Ronald J. (North Brunswick, NJ), Joyce; Michael (Randolph, NJ), Junio; Joseph (Edison, NJ), Newburger; Joan D. (West Trenton, NJ), Sun; Ying (Belle Mead, NJ)
Title: Treatment of hyperhydrosis
Patent Number: 8,150,525

Inventors: Fawley; Norman C. (Cayucos, CA)
Title: Intermodal container for transporting natural gas
Patent Number: 8,146,761

Inventors: Faynberg; Igor (East Brunswick, NJ), Lu; Hui-Lan (Marlboro, NJ)
Title: Apparatus and method for non-mediated, fair, multi-type resource partitioning among processes in a fully-distributed environment
Patent Number: 9,306,871

Inventors: Feher; Kamilo (El Macero, CA)
Title: Data communication for wired and wireless communication
Patent Number: 7,359,449

Inventors: Feher; Kamilo (El Macero, CA)
Title: Cellular and TV interactive mobile wired and wireless systems
Patent Number: 8,150,453

Inventors: Feichtinger; Thomas (Graz, AT)
Title: Electrical functional unit
Patent Number: 7,359,178

Inventors: Felding; Jakob (Charlottenlund, DK), Nielsen; Simon Feldb.ae butted.k (Herlev, DK)
Title: Substituted acetophenones useful as PDE4 inhibitors
Patent Number: 8,148,537

Inventors: Fenchel; Matthias (Erlangen, DE), Schilling; Andreas (Gomaringen, DE), Thesen; Stefan (Dormitz, DE)
Title: Method for controlling an image data acquisition and/or evaluation procedure in medical examinations
Patent Number: 8,150,122

Inventors: Fenech; Hector (Issy les Moulineaux, FR), Lance; Emmanuel (Clichy, FR)
Title: Telecommunication network
Patent Number: 8,149,869

Inventors: Fennell; Martin J. (Concord, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing dynamic multi-stage amplification in a medical device
Patent Number: 8,149,103

Inventors: Fennell; Martin J. (Concord, CA), He; Lei (Moraga, CA), Sloan; Mark K. (Redwood City, CA), Hayter; Gary Alan (Oakland, CA)
Title: Analyte monitoring system and methods
Patent Number: 8,149,117

Inventors: Fernandez; Jean-Michel (Paris, FR)
Title: Modeling an ASIC based on static pipeline delays
Patent Number: 7,359,846

Inventors: Fernandez; Jose Gabriel (Valls, ES), Roset; Josep M. (Valls, ES), Soto; Daniel (Torredembarra, ES)
Title: Battery post connector
Patent Number: 8,147,280

Inventors: Ferraiolo; Francesco (Ca' de' Fabbri, IT)
Title: Reinforcing device and a bifacial reinforcing unit for earthworks and a method for the production of a reinforced earthwork
Patent Number: 7,357,602

Inventors: Figueroa; David G. (Mesa, AZ), Li; Yuan-Liang (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Substrates and systems to minimize signal path discontinuities
Patent Number: 7,358,607

Inventors: Filippi; Ronald G. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Kaltalioglu; Erdem (Newburgh, NY), Kim; Andrew T. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Wang; Ping-Chuan (Hopewell Junction, NY), Zhang; Lijuan (Beacon, NY)
Title: E-fuse with hybrid metallization
Patent Number: 9,305,879

Inventors: Fine; Kevin (Yverdon-les-Bains, CH), Kruglick; Ezekiel (Poway, CA)
Title: Masking power usage of co-processors on field-programmable gate arrays using negative feedback to adjust a voltage variation on an FPGA power distribution trace
Patent Number: 9,304,790

Inventors: Fischer; Amanda (Davis, CA), Yaver; Debbie (Davis, CA)
Title: Polypeptides having C4 dicarboxylic acid transporter activity and polynucleotides encoding same
Patent Number: 9,303,275

Inventors: Fischer; Frank (Salzburg, AT), Gebetsroither; Harald (Grodig, AT), Gfrorer; Andreas (Konigsdorf, DE), Schenk; Andreas (Furstenbrumm, AT)
Title: Laser scanner device with limited test part accessibility
Patent Number: 8,149,505

Inventors: Fischer; Patrick (Bourg la Reine, FR)
Title: Method for efficient radio resource management
Patent Number: 8,150,411

Inventors: Fishaimer; Tomer (Nahal Sorek, IL)
Title: Code-free testing framework
Patent Number: 9,304,894

Inventors: Fix; Renaud (Paris, FR), Heitz; Thibaud (Lyons, FR), Rondeau; Veronique (Drancy, FR), Blieske; Ulf (Monchengladbach, DE), Janke; Nikolas (Herzogenrath, DE), Neander; Marcus (Eschweiler, DE)
Title: Transparent substrate equipped with an electrode
Patent Number: 8,148,631

Inventors: Fleig; Roger A. (Redmond, WA), Ruckebusch; Denis L. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for monitoring network exchanges between a client and a server
Patent Number: 7,356,610

Inventors: Fluhrer; Henry (Bretten, DE), Knappe; Gerd (Bretten, DE), Bayer; Ewald (Dormettingen, DE)
Title: Temperature measuring device, electric appliance having such a temperature measuring device and method for temperature measuring
Patent Number: 9,304,049

Inventors: Flynn; David (Sandy, UT), Thatcher; Jonathan (Liberty Lake, WA), Aune; Joshua (Draper, UT), Fillingim; Jeremy (Salt Lake City, UT), Inskeep; Bill (West Valley City, UT), Strasser; John (Syracuse, UT), Vigor; Kevin (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Apparatus, system, and method for reconfiguring an array of storage elements
Patent Number: 9,306,599

Inventors: Fong; Ching (Canton, MI), Kelman; Zinoviy (Bloomfield Hills, MI)
Title: Transparent edge-lighted instrument cluster
Patent Number: 7,357,095

Inventors: Foo; Kok Seng (Singapore, SG), Tan; Alex Kah Keong (Singapore, SG)
Title: System and method for displacing an operating envelope of an offloading system in an offshore environment
Patent Number: 9,302,746

Inventors: Foster; David James (Bellevue, WA), Schmidt; Shon (Seattle, WA), Sebesta; David Jaroslav (Redmond, WA), Steeb; Curt Andrew (Redmond, WA), Westerinen; William J. (Issaquah, WA), Xu; Zhangwei (Redmond, WA), Carpenter; Todd L. (Monroe, WA)
Title: Master-slave security devices
Patent Number: 8,151,118

Inventors: Fraenkel; Peter N. (New York, NY)
Title: System and method of performing quantitative analysis via graph nodes representing programs
Patent Number: 9,305,111

Inventors: Francis; Huw (Winchester, GB), Sinclair; David A. (Winchester, GB)
Title: Storage integrity validator
Patent Number: 9,304,845

Inventors: Franke; Volker (Apolda, DE), Pauli; Michael (Sachsen, DE), Richardt; Guido (Muhlhausen, DE)
Title: Modular digital television decoder
Patent Number: 9,307,286

Inventors: Fredlund; John R. (Rochester, NY), Mackson; Richard G. (Pittsford, NY), Venturino; Michael (Geneseo, NY)
Title: Image storage system, device and method
Patent Number: 8,150,807

Inventors: Frentz; Michael Joseph (Laurel, MD), Farrell; Theodore Reed (Penfield, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for eliminating unwanted telephone calls
Patent Number: 7,359,499

Inventors: Frericks; Lonnie (King George, VA), Higdon; Thomas (LaPlata, MD), Lincoln; Michael D (Litchfield, NH), Brush; Bob (Virginia Beach, VA), Hovenga; Mitchell (Virginia Beach, VA)
Title: Modular charge system
Patent Number: 9,303,961

Inventors: Frey; Gregg W. (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Backing, transducer array and method for thermal survival
Patent Number: 7,358,645

Inventors: Friesel; Mark A. (Ewing, NJ), Gillespie; Thomas R. (Cinnaminson, NJ)
Title: Method and system for azimuthal containment using largest gap method
Patent Number: 8,149,161

Inventors: Frisch; Ralph (Mombris, DE)
Title: Gas bag module
Patent Number: 7,357,409

Inventors: Fu; Gui (Tokyo-To, JP), Morino; Hajime (Kasukabe, JP)
Title: Paper sheet management system, paper sheet mangement apparatus, paper sheet management method, and paper sheet management program
Patent Number: 9,305,415

Inventors: Fu; Jyun-Horng (Centreville, VA)
Title: Supercavitating projectile having a morphable nose
Patent Number: 8,146,501

Inventors: Fugier; Claude (Gruchet le Valasse, FR), Dubuffet; Thierry (Autretot, FR), Langlois; Pascal (Saint Jean de la Neuville, FR)
Title: Method for the synthesis of perindopril and the pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof
Patent Number: 7,358,372

Inventors: Fujibayashi; Akira (Yokosuka, JP), Boon; Choong Seng (Yokohama, JP), Kato; Sadaatsu (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Image adjustment amount determination device, image adjustment amount determination method, image adjustment amount determination program, and image processing device
Patent Number: 8,150,194

Inventors: Fujieda; Tadaomi (Tokyo, JP), Aono; Tatsuhito (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for dissipating heat
Patent Number: 9,307,682

Inventors: Fujieda; Waichiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and electronics device
Patent Number: 7,358,718

Inventors: Fujihara; Shinobu (Tokyo, JP), Oishi; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Writing multiple files simultaneously to a tape media
Patent Number: 9,304,688

Inventors: Fujii; Akiyoshi (Nara, JP), Hayashi; Shigehiko (Kobe, JP)
Title: Conductive ink composition
Patent Number: 7,357,884

Inventors: Fujii; Naotaka (Wako, JP), Wakisaka; Sohei (Wako, JP), Suzuki; Keisuke (Wako, JP)
Title: Substitutional reality system control device, substitutional reality system, substitutional reality system control method, and computer-readable non-transitory recording medium
Patent Number: 9,304,585

Inventors: Fujimoto; Naoki (Anjo, JP)
Title: Sensor apparatus, control system having the same and offset correction method
Patent Number: 7,359,818

Inventors: Fujioka; Shinya (Kawasaki, JP), Eguchi; Yasuyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Memory system and method that changes voltage and frequency
Patent Number: 8,149,644

Inventors: Fujisaki; Iwao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication device
Patent Number: 8,150,458

Inventors: Fujisaki; Iwao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication device
Patent Number: 8,150,473

Inventors: Fujisaki; Iwao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication device
Patent Number: 9,307,070

Inventors: Fujishima; Kenzaburo (Kokubunji, JP), Kuwahara; Mikio (Hachioji, JP), Taira; Masanori (Yokohama, JP), Meguro; Koji (Yokohama, JP), Okamoto; Toru (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Radio communication apparatus and packet scheduling method
Patent Number: 7,359,735

Inventors: Fujita; Daisuke (Akashi, JP), Inoue; Minoru (Himeji, JP), Horiuchi; Kazuhiko (Hashimoto, JP), Takenaka; Takahiro (Kobe, JP), Kawashima; Masayuki (Kako, JP), Kodama; Naoyuki (Akashi, JP)
Title: Communication control system, method, and apparatus
Patent Number: 9,307,005

Inventors: Fujita; Miyuki (Tokyo, JP), Tajika; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP), Konno; Yuji (Kawasaki, JP), Murakami; Shuichi (Kawasaki, JP), Kawatoko; Norihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Ogasahara; Takayuki (Kawasaki, JP), Edamura; Tetsuya (Kawasaki, JP), Maeda; Tetsuhiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Adjustment method of printing positions, a printing apparatus and a printing system
Patent Number: 8,147,019

Inventors: Fukuhara; Takahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Kimura; Seiji (Chiba, JP)
Title: Picture encoding with wavelet transform and block area weights
Patent Number: 7,359,561

Inventors: Fukui; Toshifumi (Yokohama, JP), Kuribayashi; Hideto (Saga, JP)
Title: Probe, probe set, probe-immobilized carrier, and genetic testing method
Patent Number: 8,148,063

Inventors: Fukui; Toshimi (Ohtsu, JP), Toki; Motoyuki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Method and system for cell and tissue cultivation
Patent Number: 9,303,257

Inventors: Fukunaga; Kenji (Osaka, JP), Iwai; Takumi (Osaka, JP), Taniguchi; Atsuki (Kawasaki, JP), Takatsu; Kazuo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Reception pointer processing apparatus in SDH transmission system
Patent Number: 7,359,316

Inventors: Fukushima; Hideaki (Kashiba, JP), Horii; Seiji (Kashiwara, JP), Ohnishi; Tatsuya (Kawanishi, JP), Hagai; Makoto (Osaka, JP), Matsui; Yoshinori (Katano, JP), Miyazaki; Akihiro (Higashiosaka, JP)
Title: Data transmission method and data transmission apparatus
Patent Number: 7,356,750

Inventors: Fukuzo; Yukio (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Flexible multi-area memory and electronic device using the same
Patent Number: 7,356,654

Inventors: Fung; Sek Chung (Houston, TX), Li; Kang (San Diego, CA), Li; Yucheng (San Diego, CA), Singh; Sanjaya (Sandy Hook, CT), Zhou; Bin-Bing Stephen (Ho Hokus, NJ)
Title: Antagonist anti-Notch3 antibodies and their use in the prevention and treatment of Notch3-related diseases
Patent Number: 8,148,106

Inventors: Funk; Rudiger (Niedernhausen, DE)
Title: Method for producing water-absorbing polymer particles by suspension polymerisation
Patent Number: 8,148,479

Inventors: Furui; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Occupant protection activation device
Patent Number: 7,359,780

Inventors: Furukawa; Masao (Yokohama, JP), Tsuruoka; Yuji (Kawasaki, JP), Mori; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Yamaguchi; Nobuhito (Tokyo, JP), Kamiya; Seiichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Circuit pattern forming method, circuit pattern forming device and printed circuit board
Patent Number: 8,147,903

Inventors: Furukawa; Toshiharu (Essex Junction, VT), Hakey; Mark C. (Fairfax, VT), Holmes; Steven J. (Guilderland, NY), Horak; David V. (Essex Junction, VT), Koburger, III; Charles W. (Delmar, NY)
Title: Pattern density control using edge printing processes
Patent Number: 7,358,140

Inventors: Furukawa; Toshiharu (Essex Junction, VT), Hakey; Mark C. (Fairfax, VT), Holmes; Steven J. (Guilderland, NY), Horak; David V. (Essex Junction, VT), Koburger, III; Charles W. (Delmar, NY), Mandelman; Jack A. (Flat Rock, NC)
Title: Silicon-on-insulator (SOI) read only memory (ROM) array and method of making a SOI ROM
Patent Number: 7,358,120

Inventors: Furuki; Makoto (Minamiashigara, JP), Hayashi; Kazuhiro (Minamiashigara, JP), Minabe; Jiro (Minamiashigara, JP), Kawano; Katsunori (Minamiashigara, JP), Ogasawara; Yasuhiro (Minamiashigara, JP), Yasuda; Shin (Minamiashigara, JP), Haga; Koichi (Ebina, JP), Yoshizawa; Hisae (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical apparatus
Patent Number: 8,149,487

Inventors: Furuta; Futoshi (Kokubunji, JP), Osada; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP), Saen; Makoto (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device comprising a plurality of semiconductor chips mounted to stack for transmitting a signal between the semiconductor chips
Patent Number: 8,148,814

Inventors: Furuta; Shoji (Tokyo, JP), Otsuka; Tetsuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for purifying tetrafluoropropene
Patent Number: 9,302,964

Inventors: Fuse; Tsuneaki (Tokyo, JP), Ichikawa; Masaki (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Reference current generating circuit
Patent Number: 8,148,970

Inventors: Gaag; Norbert (Lauf, DE), Geise; Juergen (Nuernberg, DE), Gebhard; Freidrich (Lauf/Peg, DE)
Title: Horseshoe and copper-zinc alloy for a horseshoe
Patent Number: 9,301,515

Inventors: Gabel; Falk (Schlangenbad, DE), Johansson; Thoralf (Nieder-Olm, DE), Martens; Uwe (Mainz Kastel, DE), Roos; Christian (Bad Soden Schmunster, DE), Schroder; Friedrich Georg (Ingelheim, DE)
Title: Glass ceramic article and method and device for ceramizing glass
Patent Number: 9,302,931

Inventors: Gallagher; Andrew C. (Fairport, NY), Das; Madirakshi (Penfield, NY), Loui; Alexander C. (Penfield, NY), Farmer; Jens C. (Hooksett, NH)
Title: Grouping images by location
Patent Number: 8,150,098

Inventors: Gallup; Kendra (Marina Del Rey, CA), Baugh; Brenton A. (Palo Alto, CA), Wilson; Robert E. (Palo Alto, CA), Matthews; James A. (Milpitas, CA), Williams; James H. (Walnut Creek, CA), Wang; Tak Kui (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Surface emitting laser package having integrated optical element and alignment post
Patent Number: 7,358,109

Inventors: Galtier; Frederic (Montpellier, FR), Zhang; Hong (Tegernheim, DE)
Title: Method for the detection of misfires in an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,359,793

Inventors: Ganz; Michael (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Nitride spacer for protecting a fin-shaped field effect transistor (finFET) device
Patent Number: 9,306,036

Inventors: Gao; Weihua (San Jose, CA), Venkatraman; Sai Pradeep (Santa Clara, CA), Emadzadeh; Amir A. (Santa Clara, CA), Do; Ju-Yong (Palo Alto, CA), Zhang; Gengsheng (Cupertino, CA), Garin; Lionel Jacques (Palo Alto, CA), Raman; Sundar (Fremont, CA)
Title: Processing delay estimate based on crowdsourcing data
Patent Number: 9,307,432

Inventors: Gao; Ying (Santa Clara, CA), Sarfaty; Moshe (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Material composition analysis system and method
Patent Number: 7,358,494

Inventors: Garcon; Nathalie (Rixensart, BE)
Title: Adjuvant systems and vaccines
Patent Number: 7,357,936

Inventors: Gardner; Michael Joseph (Prairie Village, KS), Wiley; William Lyle (Atlanta, GA)
Title: System and method for configuring bandwidth transmission rates for call connections
Patent Number: 7,359,402

Inventors: Gartner; Ellis (Lyons, FR), Hoang; L -Chi n (Ruy-montceau, FR)
Title: Surfactants
Patent Number: 9,302,941

Inventors: Garwood; Michael (Yukon, OK), Oettli; Mark (Richmond, TX), Espinosa; Frank F. (Richmond, TX)
Title: Restriction tolerant packer cup
Patent Number: 7,357,177

Inventors: Gass; Dustin Dean (Houston, TX)
Title: BOP conversion apparatus
Patent Number: 7,357,187

Inventors: Gaya; Bruce (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for marking content during distribution of the content to a client
Patent Number: 7,356,511

Inventors: Gazzard; Daryl (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Method and system for coordinating operation modes of a GPRS network
Patent Number: 8,149,787

Inventors: Geffken; Robert M. (Burlington, VT), Motsiff; William T. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Adjustable self-aligned air gap dielectric for low capacitance wiring
Patent Number: 7,358,148

Inventors: Gellner; Thomas (Lohr, DE)
Title: Electric motor in an overflow capture vessel in a tank
Patent Number: 8,147,210

Inventors: Gemmell; David (Danville, CA)
Title: Progressive streaming media rendering
Patent Number: 7,359,980

Inventors: Georgi; Thomas (Painten, DE), Wagner; Roland (Kassel, DE)
Title: Anti-theft system for a vehicle, and method for the operation of an anti-theft system
Patent Number: 8,150,563

Inventors: Geva; Amir (Yokne'am Ilit, IL), Karnin; Ehud (Koranit, IL), Walach; Eugeniusz (Haifa, IL)
Title: Automated processing of paper forms using remotely-stored templates
Patent Number: 8,150,156

Inventors: Ghai; Sanjeev (Round Rock, TX), Guthrie; Guy L. (Austin, TX), Shen; Hugh (Round Rock, TX), Williams; Derek E. (Austin, TX)
Title: Bypassing a store-conditional request around a store queue
Patent Number: 9,304,936

Inventors: Giacomin; Fabrice (Creteil Cedex, FR)
Title: Locking cylinder for a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 8,146,396

Inventors: Giannini; David (Santa Barbara, CA), Herriman; Scott (Santa Barbara, CA), Tognazzini; Donnie (Santa Barbara, CA), Kelley; Colin D. (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for transferring data over a network
Patent Number: 9,304,756

Inventors: Giannini; Giuseppe (Pomezia, IT), Cabri; Walter (Rozzano, IT), Vesci; Loredana (Rome, IT), Cervoni; Maria Luisa (Pomezia, IT), Pisano; Claudio (Aprila, IT), Taddei; Maurizio (Monteriggioni, IT), Ferrini; Serena (Gracciano di Colle Val d'Elsa, IT)
Title: Aryl triazole compounds with antitumoural activity
Patent Number: 9,302,998

Inventors: Gibert; Maryse (Antony, FR), Popoff; Michel-Robert (Clamart, FR)
Title: Clostridium toxin, and process for the preparation of immunogenic composition
Patent Number: 8,147,841

Inventors: Gilbert; Nad Edward (Higley, AZ)
Title: Read, write and erase circuit for programmable memory devices
Patent Number: 7,359,236

Inventors: Ginsberg; Steven (Montville, NJ), Grant; Bradford S. (Bridgewater, NJ)
Title: Packaged supply of individual doses of a personal care product
Patent Number: 7,357,255

Inventors: Glunz; Wolfgang (Augsburg, DE), Heller; Albert (Pestenacker, DE), Kassmair; Georg (Zusamzell, DE), Kiesswetter; Rainer (Neusaess, DE), Scholz; Michael (Muensterhausen, DE)
Title: Printing plate handling device
Patent Number: 8,146,496

Inventors: Glushkov; Denis Alexandrovich (Witten, DE), Banine; Vadim Yevgenyevich (Helmond, NL), Ivanov; Vladimir Vitalevich (Moscow, RU), Koshelev; Konstantin Nikolaevich (Troitsk, RU), Zukakishvili; Givi Georgievich (Troitsk, RU), Krivtsun; Vladimir Mihailovitch (Troitsk, RU), Sidelnikov; Yurii Victorovitch (Troitsk, RU), Gielissen; Kurt (Eindhoven, NL), Yakushev; Oleg (Korolev, RU)
Title: Lithographic apparatus
Patent Number: 9,307,624

Inventors: Goda; Junichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, method for controlling the same, and storage medium
Patent Number: 9,307,104

Inventors: Godiska; James E. (Exton, PA), Clapper; Joshua E. (Exeter, PA), Papageorge; Nick Efthemios (Upper Darby, PA)
Title: Child soothing device with a low frequency sound chamber
Patent Number: 8,146,989

Inventors: Goel; Surendra (Falls Church, VA), Kellum; David E. (Arlington, VA), Donaldson; Thomas E. (Falls Church, VA)
Title: Displaying search results
Patent Number: 7,359,951

Inventors: Goget; Caroline (Paris, FR), Issberner; Ulrich (Ambler, PA), Kawa; Rolf (Monheim, DE), Sorns; Joerg (Duesseldorf, DE)
Title: Emulsions of oil-in-water for cosmetic and pharmaceutical compositions
Patent Number: 7,358,279

Inventors: Goldberg; Evgueni (Berkeley, CA), Novikov; Yakov (Minsk, BY)
Title: Method and system for solving satisfiability problems
Patent Number: 7,356,519

Inventors: Goldsmith; Robert L. (Wayland, MA)
Title: Monolith filter apparatus and membrane apparatus, and method using same
Patent Number: 8,147,699

Inventors: Gollamudi; Sridhar (Morris Plains, NJ)
Title: Methods for frequency-selective persistent scheduling
Patent Number: 8,150,404

Inventors: Goodchild; Martin Scott (Reach, GB)
Title: Triggering circuit for an aerosol drug-dispensing device
Patent Number: 7,357,133

Inventors: Goodner; Michael D. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: UV-activated dielectric layer
Patent Number: 7,358,597

Inventors: Goodrich; Allen Bruce (Tel Aviv, IL)
Title: Method and system for reducing power consumption in a cache memory
Patent Number: 7,360,023

Inventors: Gorelik; Alexander (Palo Alto, CA), Padmanabhan; Sriram K. (San Jose, CA), Spyker; James D. (Toronto, CA)
Title: Creation of change-based data integration jobs
Patent Number: 9,305,067

Inventors: Gorobets; Sergey A. (Edinburgh, GB), Bennett; Alan D. (Edinburgh, GB), Hutchison; Neil D. (Stirlingshire, GB), Traister; Shai (San Jose, CA), Lin; Jason T. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Write abort and erase abort handling
Patent Number: 8,151,034

Inventors: Goswami; Amrit (Jorhat-6, IN), Sarma; Kuladip (Jorhat-6, IN), Hazarika; Ajit Kumar (Jorhat-6, IN)
Title: Method of inducing chirality to epoxides using 2,3:4,6 di-O-isopropylidene-2-keto-L-gulonic acid monohydrate
Patent Number: 8,148,118

Inventors: Govea; Michael X. (Glendale, CA)
Title: Lead anchor with pivotable paddles and systems and methods using the lead anchor
Patent Number: 9,302,094

Inventors: Graab; Donald Dietrich (Alpharetta, GA), Backus; Bruce Edward (Kennesaw, GA)
Title: Multiple compressor system and method for locomotives
Patent Number: 9,302,682

Inventors: Graf; Rolf (Glashutten, DE)
Title: Housing for an electric circuit for a fuel pump
Patent Number: 9,307,668

Inventors: Gray; Julian Stuart (London, GB)
Title: Apparatus and process for purification of aromatic carboxylic acid
Patent Number: 9,302,973

Inventors: Greentree; Christopher (Redondo Beach, CA)
Title: Bearing health monitor
Patent Number: 8,146,358

Inventors: Grespan; Silvio (Cupertino, CA), Hsu; Shih-Min (Tainan, TW), Wu; Heng-Hsi (Kaohsiung, TW), Sung; Kuo-Hua (San Jose, CA), Liu; Cyrus Y. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Liquid optically clear adhesive lamination process control
Patent Number: 9,302,457

Inventors: Greul; Jorg Nico (Leverkusen, DE), Mansfield; Darren (Kurten, DE), Fusslein; Martin (Dusseldorf, DE), Rieck; Heiko (Burscheid, DE), Riedrich; Matthias (Koln, DE), Rodefeld; Lars (Leverkusen, DE), Kather; Kristian (Langenfeld, DE), Malsam; Olga (Rosrath, DE), Losel; Peter (Leverkusen, DE), Voerste; Arnd (Koln, DE), Schwarz; Hans-Georg (Dorsten, DE), Ilg; Kerstin (Koln, DE), Gorgens; Ulrich (Ratingen, DE), Carles; Lionel (Tramoyes, FR), Coqueron; Pierre-Yves (Lyons, FR), Desbordes; Philippe (Lyons, FR), Meresse; Philippe (Lyons, FR)
Title: Compounds with nematicidal activity
Patent Number: 9,301,526

Inventors: Griffey; Edward S. (The Woodlands, TX), Livesey; Stephen A. (Eltham, AU), Schiff; Charles M. (The Woodlands, TX), Boerboom; Lawrence E. (The Woodlands, TX)
Title: Particulate acellular tissue matrix
Patent Number: 7,358,284

Inventors: Griggs; Samuel D. (Raleigh, NC), May; Dennis J. (Pittsboro, NC), Wince; David T. (Fuquay-Varina, NC), Poteat; William M. (Fuquay-Varina, NC), Brown; Derek L. (Apex, NC)
Title: Automated clipping packaging systems with bottom-up cutting members and associated methods
Patent Number: 7,356,977

Inventors: Grine; Wayne R. (Crownsville, MD), Jacobsen; Michael A. (Millersville, MD), Jordan; Garrett M. (Centreville, VA)
Title: Torsion eliminating compression device and method
Patent Number: 9,306,360

Inventors: Grop; Anders (Hasselby, SE)
Title: Controller barrier layer against electromagnetic radiation
Patent Number: 9,306,290

Inventors: Gschwind; Michael Karl (Chappaqua, NY), Salapura; Valentina (Chappaqua, NY)
Title: Enhancing reliability of transaction execution by using transaction digests
Patent Number: 9,304,935

Inventors: Guebre-Tsadik; Anteneh (Coon Rapids, MN), Ricke; Joseph David (Arden Hills, MN), Nygaard; Jason Curtis (New Hope, MN), Bergerson; Dean Jerome (Brooklyn Park, MN), Ruud; Steven Lyle (Anoka, MN)
Title: Interlock system for multi-door enclosures
Patent Number: 8,147,008

Inventors: Guerin; Alexandre (Rennes, FR), Garcia; Jean-Luc (Issy-les-Moulineaux, FR)
Title: Control of echo cancellation filters
Patent Number: 8,150,027

Inventors: Gueron; Shay (Haifa, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus to perform redundant array of independent disks (RAID) operations
Patent Number: 8,150,031

Inventors: Gunda; Kalyan C. (Bangalore, IN), Srinivasan; Srikanth (Chennai, IN)
Title: Addressing cross-allocated blocks in a file system
Patent Number: 9,305,049

Inventors: Gunn; Kerry R. (Pacific Pines, AU), Murdoch; Vernon (Southport, AU)
Title: Efficient data extraction by a remote application
Patent Number: 9,305,016

Inventors: Guo; Yong (Shanghai, CN), Li; Jun Tao (Shanghai, CN), Xu; Yan (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Modeling workload information for a primary storage and a secondary storage
Patent Number: 9,304,689

Inventors: Gusat; Mircea (Langnau a.A, CH), Michel; Bruno (Zurich, CH), Morf; Thomas E (Gross, CH), Soimu; Maria (Langnau, CH)
Title: Electronic circuit device with electromagnetic clock signal conveyed along cooling fluid conduit network
Patent Number: 9,304,533

Inventors: Gyo; Yang (Plainsboro, NJ), Mathur; Saurabh (Monmouth Junction, NJ), Ramaswamy; Kumar (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Multi-party cooperative peer-to-peer video streaming
Patent Number: 8,150,966

Inventors: Ha; Stephen (Greenville, TX)
Title: Method and computer program for identifying a transition in a phase-shift keying or frequency-shift keying signal
Patent Number: 8,149,975

Inventors: Haas; Gebhard (Altusried, DE)
Title: Method for operating a machine tool and machine tool
Patent Number: 9,302,360

Inventors: Hafner; Gregory John (Manly West, AU), Giffard; Philip Morrison (Balmoral, AU), Wolter; Lindsay Colin (Holland Park, AU), Dale; James Langham (Moggill, AU), Stafford; Mark Richard (Herston, AU), Yang; Ilin Chen Hai-Ni (Mount Gravatt East, AU), Voisey; Joanne (Enoggera, AU)
Title: Methods of forming circular nucleic acid probes and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,358,047

Inventors: Hagiwara; Hisashi (Sagamihara, JP), Mishina; Yoshinori (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Micro passage chip and fluid transferring method
Patent Number: 8,147,774

Inventors: Hague; Matthew (London, GB), Little; Ian Raymond (West Lothian, GB), Smith; Warren John (East Riding, GB)
Title: Process for the removal of oxygen from olefin-containing process streams
Patent Number: 7,357,902

Inventors: Hahnenberger; Treu (Seattle, WA)
Title: Adjustable stiffness strap
Patent Number: 8,146,940

Inventors: Hakamata; Keisei (Tokyo, JP), Ohashi; Tetsuyo (Yokohama, JP), Nagahara; Hideaki (Yokohama, JP), Yoshino; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Sekino; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Liquid application apparatus and printing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,146,529

Inventors: Hakariya; Masashi (Nagoya, JP), Tsunooka; Takashi (Gotenba, JP)
Title: Control device for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,359,794

Inventors: Hakomori; Katsuhiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical transmission device and optical transmission method
Patent Number: 8,150,258

Inventors: Hall-Goulle; Veronique (Dornach, CH), Zillhardt; Rebekka (Wittlingen, DE)
Title: Blue colour filters with enhanced contrast
Patent Number: 8,148,358

Inventors: Hall; James M. (Dubai, AE), Monur; Cem (Dubai, AE)
Title: Landing collar
Patent Number: 9,303,482

Inventors: Halls; Justin (Penzance, GB), Chung; Yau Wing (Fremont, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for improving operation of a video projector
Patent Number: 7,357,514

Inventors: Halperin; Henry R. (Baltimore, MD), Berger; Ronald D. (Baltimore, MD)
Title: CPR chest compression monitor and method of use
Patent Number: 8,147,433

Inventors: Hamada; Tetsuya (Kawasaki, JP), Tashiro; Kunihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Sugawara; Mari (Kawasaki, JP), Suzuki; Toshihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Reflection-type liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 7,359,011

Inventors: Hamahata; Toshihiro (Saitama, JP), Watanabe; Tomonori (Saitama, JP)
Title: Filter control apparatus
Patent Number: 7,357,822

Inventors: Hamano; Yasuo (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kawanaka; Shinya (Tokyo, JP), Masuno; Naruaki (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Matsumoto; Yoshitaka (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Private searching on a public search engine
Patent Number: 8,150,823

Inventors: Hamilton; James T. (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Apparatus for differential power distribution
Patent Number: 7,357,747

Inventors: Hamilton; Thomas Joe (Holland, MI)
Title: Low power phototransistor-based welding helmet providing reduced sensitivity to low intensity light and sharp phototransistor response to high intensity light
Patent Number: 7,358,472

Inventors: Hamm; Derrick L. (Sparta, NC), Smith; John E. (Independence, VA), Ward; Willis D. (Independence, VA)
Title: Surface grinding machine and grinding head therefor
Patent Number: 8,147,297

Inventors: Han; Dong Ok (Gyunggi-do, KR), Kim; Jeong Hoon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Multiple frequency band hybrid receiver
Patent Number: 8,150,359

Inventors: Han; Shuangfeng (Suwon-si, KR), Hwang; Seong-Taek (Pyeongtaek-si, KR), Zhou; Zhunhui (Beijing, CN), Wang; Jing (Beijing, CN), Zhao; Ming (Beijing, CN), Xu; Zheng (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method and apparatus for subchannel assignment for suppressing interantenna interference in OFDMA system
Patent Number: 8,149,933

Inventors: Haque; Md M. (Edmond, OK), Yates; Jim (Edmond, OK), Ploetz; Wolfram (Edmond, OK), Winter; Darcy J. (Oklahoma City, OK), Hueppelsheuser; Dale (Jones, OK)
Title: Ultrasonic sensor system for web-guiding apparatus
Patent Number: 7,357,027

Inventors: Harada; Osamu (Toyota, JP), Sasaki; Toshitake (Toyota, JP)
Title: Exhaust heat recovery system abnormality detection device
Patent Number: 8,146,344

Inventors: Harada; Tatsuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having improved insulated gate bipolar transistor and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,358,565

Inventors: Haraguchi; Keiichi (Hitachinaka, JP), Kato; Masataka (Abiko, JP), Kanamitsu; Kenji (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device and a method of the same
Patent Number: 7,358,129

Inventors: Hardee; Kim C. (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: High speed power-gating technique for integrated circuit devices incorporating a sleep mode of operation
Patent Number: 7,359,277

Inventors: Harikumar; Ajay (Bangalore, IN), Thomas; Tessil (Karnataka, IN), Simon; Biju Puthur (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Method, system and apparatus for memory address mapping for sub-socket partitioning
Patent Number: 8,151,081

Inventors: Harris; Paul (Carnation, WA), Rey; Michael (Davis, CA), Ding; Hanshu (Davis, CA)
Title: Methods for enhancing the degradation or conversion of cellulosic material
Patent Number: 8,148,495

Inventors: Harris; Paul (Davis, CA), Brody; Howard (Davis, CA)
Title: Methods for increasing homologous recombination of a nucleic acid sequence
Patent Number: 8,148,155

Inventors: Hartig; Gunter (Herzogenaurach, DE), Osterlanger; Jurgen (Emskirchen, DE), Adler; Dieter (Herzogenaurach, DE), Kraus; Manfred (Herzogenaurach, DE), Mayer; Ralf (Herzogenaurach, DE), Wagner; Jorg (Oberreichenbach, DE), Munck; Horst (Herzogenaurach, DE)
Title: Ball screw drive
Patent Number: 7,357,048

Inventors: Hartwig; Sverker (Taby, SE)
Title: Boring rig
Patent Number: 7,357,458

Inventors: Hasanreisoglu; Ali Levent (Istanbul, TR)
Title: Washing machine wherein the unbalanced load is balanced
Patent Number: 9,303,352

Inventors: Hase; Gary M. (Monee, IL), Arnold; David A. (Schererville, IN), Polowinczak; Allen (Monee, IL)
Title: Insulated container with access door
Patent Number: 7,357,271

Inventors: Hasegawa; Hiroshi (Chino, JP)
Title: Projector, method of controlling the projector, program for controlling the projector, and recording medium storing the program
Patent Number: 7,357,517

Inventors: Hasegawa; Koichi (Aichi, JP), Hayakawa; Tomonori (Aichi, JP), Muramatsu; Atsushi (Aichi, JP)
Title: External operation detection structure body
Patent Number: 9,307,663

Inventors: Hasegawa; Masato (Itami, JP), Fujii; Akihito (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing ceramics molded component and mold employed therefor as well as ceramic component
Patent Number: 8,147,949

Inventors: Hashidume; Jiro (Tokyo, JP), Yamauchi; Yoshiaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Recording device
Patent Number: 9,305,585

Inventors: Hashimoto; Masashi (Tokyo, JP), Igawa; Satoshi (Fujisawa, JP), Takiguchi; Takao (Chofu, JP), Okada; Shinjiro (Kamakura, JP)
Title: Platinum complex and organic light-emitting element using same
Patent Number: 8,147,988

Inventors: Hashimoto; Norihito (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Lever-type connector
Patent Number: 9,306,329

Inventors: Hashimoto; Shin (Itami, JP), Tanabe; Tatsuya (Itami, JP), Akita; Katsushi (Itami, JP), Nakahata; Hideaki (Itami, JP), Amano; Hiroshi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Group III nitride semiconductor wafer and group III nitride semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,148,751

Inventors: Hashimoto; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP), Mori; Mutsuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Masunaga; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and electric power converter in which same is used
Patent Number: 9,306,047

Inventors: Hashimoto; Yuichiro (Tokyo, JP), Hasegawa; Hideki (Tokyo, JP), Suga; Masao (Tokyo, JP), Satake; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ion mobility separation device
Patent Number: 9,302,271

Inventors: Hassell; Joel G. (Arvada, CO), Thomas; William L. (Malvern, PA), Ellis; Michael D. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Interactive program guide with continuous data stream and client-server data supplementation
Patent Number: 8,151,296

Inventors: Hata; Kanji (Katano, JP), Yoshida; Noriaki (Ikeda, JP)
Title: Component mounting method
Patent Number: 7,356,919

Inventors: Hatatani; Masahiko (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Katsuro (Ibaraki-Ken, JP), Yoshida; Nubuo (Kanagawa, JP), Hoshino; Katsumi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Magnetic head and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,149,548

Inventors: Hattori; Tomohide (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Radio-wave propagation characteristic prediction assisting system and radio-wave propagation characteristic prediction assisting method
Patent Number: 8,150,436

Inventors: Hawkins; Charles W. (Sparta, TN), Bagci; Ismail C. (Cookeville, TN), Knox; William R. (Cookeville, TN), Husband; Jeffrey A. (Cookeville, TN)
Title: Filter element with threaded top endplate
Patent Number: 8,146,751

Inventors: Hayashi; Masayuki (Osaka, JP), Shirasaki; Yoshinori (Osaka, JP), Komai; Kunihiro (Osaka, JP), Ikeda; Hiroaki (Osaka, JP), Shikama; Takeshi (Osaka, JP), Yamaguchi; Akinori (Osaka, JP), Yokoyama; Takuhei (Osaka, JP), Kawanabe; Motohiro (Osaka, JP), Miyadera; Tatsuya (Osaka, JP)
Title: Optical writing device, image forming apparatus, and method of controlling optical writing device
Patent Number: 9,302,497

Inventors: Hayashi; Norio (Sawa, JP), Hagino; Noriyoshi (Tomioka, JP), Matsui; Toshiki (Takasaki, JP), Watanabe; Kazuo (Takasaki, JP), Tanaka; Satoshi (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Signal processing semiconductor integrated circuit device and wireless communication system
Patent Number: 7,359,678

Inventors: Hayashi; Ryo (Yokohama, JP), Kaji; Nobuyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Yabuta; Hisato (Machida, JP)
Title: Bottom gate type thin film transistor, method of manufacturing the same, and display apparatus
Patent Number: 8,148,721

Inventors: Hayes; Robert Andrew (Eindhoven, NL), Feenstra; Bokke Johannes (Eindhoven, NL), Massard; Romaric Mathieu (Communay, FR)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 7,359,108

Inventors: Hays; Presley (Pasadena, CA), Peri; Michal L. (Irvine, CA), Harrington; Douglas (San Clemente, CA)
Title: Automated method for image analysis of residual protein
Patent Number: 7,359,536

Inventors: He; Guangyu (Beijing, CN), Dong; Shufeng (Beijing, CN), Sun; Yingyun (Beijing, CN), Mei; Shengwei (Beijing, CN), Wang; Wei (Shanghai, CN), Zhang; Wangjun (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Method for state estimation based on the measured data of the data-acquisition system in power system
Patent Number: 8,150,640

Inventors: He; Zhaohui (Austin, TX), Singh; Rahul (Austin, TX), King; Eric J. (Dripping Spring, TX), Melanson; John L. (Austin, TX), Draper; William A. (Austin, TX)
Title: Input voltage sensing for a switching power converter and a triac-based dimmer
Patent Number: 9,307,601

Inventors: Hecht; Thomas (Dresden, DE), Jakschik; Stefan (Dresden, DE), Schroder; Uwe (Dresden, DE)
Title: Coating process for patterned substrate surfaces
Patent Number: 7,358,187

Inventors: Heck; John (Berkeley, CA), Ma; Qing (San Jose, CA)
Title: Microelectronic package having multiple conductive paths through an opening in a support substrate
Patent Number: 7,358,615

Inventors: Heckel; Thomas (Darien, CT), Schwartz; Robyn R. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Retail environment
Patent Number: 7,357,316

Inventors: Heidenreich; Bernhard (Asperg, DE), Zuber; Christian (Berglen, DE)
Title: Jet vane and method for manufacturing a jet vane
Patent Number: 8,147,206

Inventors: Heller; Adam (Austin, TX), Feldman; Benjamin J. (Oakland, CA), Mano; Nicolas (Austin, TX), Loo; Yueh-Lin (Lawrenceville, NJ)
Title: Electron conducting crosslinked polyaniline-based redox hydrogel, and method of making
Patent Number: 9,303,279

Inventors: Helsley; David (Glastonbury, CT), Lee; Lawrence (Chino Hills, CA)
Title: Transferring high volume data between operating systems
Patent Number: 9,304,707

Inventors: Hempel; Klaus (Dresden, DE), Kruegel; Stephan (Reichenberg, DE), Pruefer; Ekkehard (Dresden, DE)
Title: Trench isolation structure for a semiconductor device with reduced sidewall stress and a method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,358,150

Inventors: Herman; Jean (Heverlee, BE), Louat; Thierry (Heverlee, BE), Huang; Qiuya (Leuven, BE), Vanderhoydonck; Bart (Diest, BE), Waer; Mark (Heverlee, BE), Herdewijn; Piet (Rotselaar, BE)
Title: Autoimmune and inflammatory disorder therapy
Patent Number: 9,301,961

Inventors: Hermes; Michael J. (Boise, ID), Parekh; Kunal R. (Boise, ID)
Title: Low resistance semiconductor process and structures
Patent Number: 7,358,568

Inventors: Herrera; Peter J. (San Jose, CA), Cass; Ronald (Cleveland Heights, OH), Wilson; Kirk D. (Sugar Hill, NH), Tan; It-Beng (Redwood City, CA)
Title: System and method for building a rulebase
Patent Number: 7,356,522

Inventors: Hess; Wilfried (Gaildorf, DE)
Title: Laser-welded crane rail for suspended crabs
Patent Number: 8,146,507

Inventors: Hessbrueggen; Norbert (Salach, DE)
Title: Self-loading machining apparatus with a vertical spindle
Patent Number: 9,302,361

Inventors: Heuschkel; Jorg (Viernheim, DE), Mayer; Martin (Ladenburg, DE), Pfeiffer; Nikolaus (Heidelberg, DE), Roskosch; Bernhard (Wiesloch, DE)
Title: Ink fountain of a printing press, ink fountain roll and printing press
Patent Number: 8,146,493

Inventors: Hey, Jr.; Laurence A. (Manly, AU), Izard; William J. (Sydney, AU), Ponsford; Matthew J. (Manly, AU)
Title: Identifying software code experts
Patent Number: 9,304,760

Inventors: Heyne; Stefan (Frohburg, DE), Kramer; Uwe (Penig, DE), Steubler; Thomas (Lugau/Erzgebirge, DE)
Title: Device for ventilating transmissions
Patent Number: 9,303,753

Inventors: Hidaka; Akio (Oita, JP), Naruse; Takumi (Miyazaki, JP), Fujimura; Munenori (Oita, JP), Tabata; Kenichiro (Oita, JP), Nishino; Tokuji (Oita, JP)
Title: Electronic device including non-contact charging module
Patent Number: 9,306,411

Inventors: Hidaka; Shigemi (Osaka, JP), Nishi; Youichirou (Osaka, JP), Kishimoto; Takeshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Travel working machine
Patent Number: 7,357,745

Inventors: Hidaka; Tomoya (Ichihara, JP), Takahashi; Toshiaki (Ichihara, JP), Kumazawa; Kazuhisa (Chiba, JP)
Title: Solution for formation of organic thin film, and method for production thereof
Patent Number: 9,303,124

Inventors: Higaki; Seiichi (Ninomiya, JP), Honma; Hisao (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage control device for longevity of the disk spindles based upon access of hard disk drives
Patent Number: 7,360,017

Inventors: Higashi; Amane (Aichi, JP), Harada; Tsutomu (Kanagawa, JP), Teranishi; Yasuyuki (Aichi, JP), Tamaki; Masaya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image display apparatus, method of driving image display apparatus, grayscale conversion program, and grayscale conversion apparatus
Patent Number: 9,305,520

Inventors: Higashiyama; Naohisa (Oyama, JP), Tsurumi; Yukihiro (Oyama, JP)
Title: Heat exchanger
Patent Number: 8,146,652

Inventors: Hihn; Erwin (Walddorfhaeslach, DE), Katefidis; Apostolos (Gaertringen, DE)
Title: Device for guiding powdery fluidic media
Patent Number: 8,147,213

Inventors: Hine; Yoichi (Tokyo, JP), Nojima; Toshinori (Tokyo, JP), Hosokawa; Takeshi (Suwa, JP)
Title: System, method, and program for generating barcode data
Patent Number: 7,357,324

Inventors: Hirata; Munekazu (Kanagawa, JP), Nakamura; Mitsutaka (Hyogo, JP), Fujimoto; Takashi (Hyogo, JP), Yamazaki; Kozo (Hyogo, JP), Yamaki; Toshio (Osaka, JP)
Title: Sheet feed tray, sheet feed device, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,302,861

Inventors: Hirayama; Chuichi (Kmamoto, JP), Sakata; Masayo (Kumamoto, JP), Todokoro; Masami (Tokyo, JP), Nakayama; Minoru (Minamata, JP)
Title: Nucleic acid adsorbent; methods for adsorbing, removing, dissociating, and recovering nucleic acids using the same; and method for regenerating the same
Patent Number: 7,358,050

Inventors: Hirayama; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Combination type optical disk medium, its reproduction method and optical disk apparatus
Patent Number: 8,149,681

Inventors: Hirose; Haruto (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Authentication by image manipulation
Patent Number: 9,305,158

Inventors: Hirose; Ryuichi (Kasukabe, JP)
Title: Compressor
Patent Number: 8,147,214

Inventors: Hirose; Takenori (Yokohama, JP), Watanabe; Masahiro (Yokohama, JP), Yoshitake; Yasuhiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for inspecting defects of patterns formed on a hard disk medium
Patent Number: 8,148,705

Inventors: Hitaka; Yosato (Ohta-ku, JP), Noguchi; Toshiyuki (Ohta-ku, JP), Mitani; Shigeyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Digital document editing method, digital document editing program and digital document editing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,149,246

Inventors: Hiyoshi; Masayuki (Osaka, JP), Tsugi; Takahiro (Osaka, JP), Wu; Bin (Osaka, JP), Hasegawa; Keiichi (Osaka, JP), Kanbara; Masayoshi (Osaka, JP), Nishina; Shinya (Osaka, JP)
Title: Content display device, television receiver, menu screen generation method, and recording medium
Patent Number: 9,307,294

Inventors: Ho; Wen-Po (Sinshih Township, TW)
Title: TV tuner and the manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,150,348

Inventors: Ho; Yi-Tse (Taipei, TW)
Title: Fastener for a socket connector
Patent Number: 8,147,266

Inventors: Hoeflin; David (Middletown, NJ), Bakshi; Yury (Morganville, NJ)
Title: Method of generating round robin service order lists for improving service performance during server failures
Patent Number: 8,150,965

Inventors: Hoetzeldt; Stephan (Bremen, DE)
Title: Panel and method of producing same
Patent Number: 9,302,456

Inventors: Hoffman; Mark (Medfield, MA), Hoffman; Judd (Medfield, MA), Hoffman; Ann (Stoughton, MA), Doe; David (Walpole, MA)
Title: Personal security and tracking system
Patent Number: 8,149,124

Inventors: Hofmayer; Matthias (Romerberg, DE), Kindermann; Michael (Mannheim, DE)
Title: Method for monitoring whether the switching threshold of a switching transducer lies within a predefined tolerance range
Patent Number: 8,148,997

Inventors: Hofstadler; Steven A. (Vista, CA), Drader; Jared J. (Carlsbad, CA), Gutierrez; Jose R. (San Marcos, CA), Gleason; Paul J. (Laguna Niguel, CA), Bare; Rex O. (Lake Forest, CA), Miller; Robert D. (Costa Mesa, CA), Smith; Jeffrey C. (Costa Mesa, CA)
Title: Sample processing units, systems, and related methods
Patent Number: 8,148,163

Inventors: Hokomoto; Yoshitaka (Kawasaki, JP), Takano; Akio (Kawasaki, JP), Tanaka; Bungo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,358,564

Inventors: Holmes; Alan G. (Clarkston, MI), Rajala; Alexandru (Farmington Hills, MI), Namuduri; Chandra S. (Troy, MI), Atluri; Venkata Prasad (Farmington Hills, MI)
Title: Powertrain for a vehicle and a method of assembling the powertrain
Patent Number: 9,302,575

Inventors: Holmes; Clyde (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Method and system for low bit rate voice encoding and decoding applicable for any reduced bandwidth requirements including wireless
Patent Number: 7,359,853

Inventors: Holmes; Denny (Los Angeles, CA), Ohanyan; Tigran (Van Nuys, CA)
Title: Devices and methods for remanufacturing printer cartridges
Patent Number: 9,304,485

Inventors: Holt, Jr.; Robert C. (North Canton, OH)
Title: Pet deshedding tool
Patent Number: 9,301,499

Inventors: Homma; Tamotsu (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Optical disk storage medium
Patent Number: 8,148,046

Inventors: Honda; Jun (El Segundo, CA)
Title: Junction temperature sensing for MOSFET
Patent Number: 7,359,172

Inventors: Honda; Kiyoshi (Yokohama, JP), Sugimoto; Shuji (Ninomiya, JP), Sato; Masahiko (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage subsystem
Patent Number: 7,359,186

Inventors: Honer; Kenneth Allen (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Rigid flex interconnect via
Patent Number: 7,356,923

Inventors: Honma; Kazuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Input/output control unit, disk array apparatus, input/output control method, and program
Patent Number: 8,151,049

Inventors: Hoover; Harold (Ada, MI), Freiberg; Richard (Alto, MI), McLellen; Michael (Kentwood, MI), Beach; Joe (Hastings, MI)
Title: Water heater threaded weld fitting having improved weld integrity
Patent Number: 8,146,772

Inventors: Hoppe; Jens (Erlangen, DE), Bayrakdar; Ali (Rothenbach/Pegnitz, DE), Scheidig; Gerhard (Nuremberg, DE)
Title: Feeder for a camshaft adjuster
Patent Number: 8,146,549

Inventors: Hori; Yoshiaki (Wako, JP)
Title: Power unit vehicle use automatic transmission device
Patent Number: 7,357,047

Inventors: Horimoto; Akihiro (Tokyo, JP), Goh; Yoshiyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Latent catalyst for epoxy resin, epoxy resin composition, and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,148,831

Inventors: Horio; Tomoharu (Kyoto, JP), Tanuma; Yuki (Kyoto, JP), Nakamura; Satoshi (Kyoto, JP), Morimoto; Kazumi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Optical communication module
Patent Number: 8,148,735

Inventors: Horisaki; Koji (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Sato; Kazumi (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Wireless receiving method
Patent Number: 7,359,689

Inventors: Horner; Rob (San Diego, CA)
Title: Tapered slot antenna end caps
Patent Number: 7,358,914

Inventors: Horst; Dieter (Cadolzburg, DE), Yu; Dan (Beijing, CN), Yuan; Yong (Beijing, CN)
Title: Radio frequency identification reader antenna and shelf
Patent Number: 9,306,286

Inventors: Horvath; Stephane (La Chappelle-Saint-Mesmin, FR), Auguste; Marie-Noelle (Orleans, FR), Damien; Gerard (Meung-sur-Loire, FR)
Title: .delta.-crystalline form of ivabradine hydrochloride, a process for its preparation and pharmaceutical compositions containing it
Patent Number: 7,358,240

Inventors: Hosomi; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Spread spectrum communication system and method therefor
Patent Number: 7,359,424

Inventors: Hosono; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP), Mori; Shinichi (Yokosuka, JP), Sugiyama; Takatoshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Base station apparatus and radio communication parameter setting method
Patent Number: 8,149,798

Inventors: Hossainy; Syed Faiyaz Ahmed (Hayward, CA), Trollsas; Mikael (San Jose, CA), Kleiner; Lothar Walter (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Prohealing piezoelectric coatings
Patent Number: 9,302,030

Inventors: Hosseini; Khalil (Weihmichl, DE), Mahler; Joachim (Regensburg, DE)
Title: Device including a semiconductor chip and wires
Patent Number: 9,305,876

Inventors: Hoult; David Ian (Winnipeg, CA)
Title: Method of effecting nuclear magnetic resonance experiments using Cartesian feedback
Patent Number: 7,358,737

Inventors: Howe; Mark E. (Mukilteo, WA)
Title: Auxiliary fuel tank systems for aircraft and methods for their manufacture and use
Patent Number: 7,357,355

Inventors: Howie; Douglas Warren (Parkersburg, WV)
Title: Multilayer composites with special visual effects
Patent Number: 7,357,988

Inventors: Hsei; Vanessa (San Jose, CA), Koumenis; Iphigenia (Winston-Salem, NC), Leong; Steven (Berkeley, CA), Shahrokh; Zahra (San Francisco, CA), Zapata; Gerardo (Berwyn, PA)
Title: Antibody fragment-polymer conjugates and uses of same
Patent Number: 8,147,830

Inventors: Hsiao; Ming-Jun (Zhubei, TW), Chang; Teng-Hung (Kaohsiung, TW), Sun; Shao-Ming (Zhubei, TW)
Title: Voltage adjusting circuit for amplifier circuit and method thereof
Patent Number: 9,306,501

Inventors: Hsieh; Bing-Yu (Taipei, TW), Yu; Ming-Jiou (Taipei, TW), Lan; Kuo-Jung (Jhonghe, TW), Chou; Shu-Hung (Sanchong, TW), Chen; Chih-Ching (Toufen Township, Miaoli County, TW), Liao; Chia-Wei (Jhudong Township, Hsinchu County, TW)
Title: Automatic power control system for optical disc drive and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,149,146

Inventors: Hsu; Hsing-Chou (Tainan County, TW), Chen; Tung-Yang (Tainan County, TW), Yang; Sheng-Fan (Tainan County, TW)
Title: Impedance design method
Patent Number: 8,151,241

Inventors: Hsu; Yen-Hsiang (Kaoshiung, TW), Tsay; Jeng-Yann (Tainan, TW)
Title: System for decharging a wafer or substrate after dechucking from an electrostatic chuck
Patent Number: 8,149,562

Inventors: Hu; Jianhua (Palo Alto, CA), Hsu; Heng-Kai (Hisnchu, TW), Le; Minh Huu (San Jose, CA), Nijhawan; Sandeep (Los Altos, CA), Sapirman; Teresa B. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Oxides with thin metallic layers as transparent ohmic contacts for p-type and n-type gallium nitride
Patent Number: 9,306,126

Inventors: Hu; Rong (Sollentuna, SE), Liu; Jinhua (Beijing, CN), Englund; Eva (Linkoping, SE)
Title: Allocation of spreading codes for telecommunications channels
Patent Number: 8,149,792

Inventors: Hu; Xiang (Clifton Park, NY), Ren; Yuping (Clifton Park, NY), Bei; Duohui (Clifton Park, NY), Gu; Sipeng (Clifton Park, NY), Liu; Huang (Mechanicville, NY)
Title: Dimension-controlled via formation processing
Patent Number: 9,305,832

Inventors: Hu; Xiao Wei (Beijing, CN), Li; Cheng Quan (Beijing, CN), Xiao; Ru Xing (Beijing, CN), Chen; Yue (Beijing, CN)
Title: Providing data to a user interface for performance monitoring
Patent Number: 9,304,931

Inventors: Huang; Bin (Pleasanton, CA), Kleiner; Lothar W. (Los Altos, CA), Stankus; John (Campbell, CA)
Title: Stent and delivery system with reduced chemical degradation
Patent Number: 8,147,769

Inventors: Huang; Chih-Yung (Taichung, TW), Lo; Kuo-Chang (Miaoli County, TW), Fang; Jen-Hsiang (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Antenna having three operating frequency bands and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,306,285

Inventors: Huang; Chung-Ho (Fremont, CA), Lui; Andrew (Fremont, CA), Hemker; David J. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Plug and play sensor integration for a process module
Patent Number: 7,356,580

Inventors: Huang; Hsin-Shun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical jumper
Patent Number: 9,304,261

Inventors: Huang; Min-Lung (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Screen printing method of forming conductive bumps
Patent Number: 7,358,176

Inventors: Huang; Shuliang (Shenzhen, CN), Luo; Zhaoxia (Shenzhen, CN), Ke; Youhe (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Board cooling apparatus and information equipment
Patent Number: 9,307,671

Inventors: Hubler; Uwe (Neunenhagen, DE), Kunde; Christoph (Berlin, DE), Schmidt-Kretschmer; Michael (Oranienburg, DE)
Title: Method for weighing items moving over a weighing plate in succession
Patent Number: 7,358,450

Inventors: Huelke; David (Milan, MI), Baxter; Jeffrey Todd (Carleton, MI)
Title: Machine for forming a headliner
Patent Number: 9,302,458

Inventors: Huey; Jason J. (San Francisco, CA), Hilario; Alvin J. (Los Altos, CA), Keeler; Kevin M. (Los Gatos, CA), Zhao; Ping (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Dynamically formed acoustic volume
Patent Number: 9,307,308

Inventors: Huh; Kang-Suk (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Method and terminal for establishing PT session in order to use PT box
Patent Number: 8,149,738

Inventors: Hui; Jonathan (Fremont, CA), Yeo; Chris (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Synchronizing visual cues to multimedia presentation
Patent Number: 8,151,316

Inventors: Huisinga; Torsten (Dresden, DE), Peters; Carsten (Dresden, DE), Ott; Andreas (Dresden, DE), Preusse; Axel (Radebeul, DE)
Title: Integrated circuits and methods for fabricating integrated circuits with capping layers between metal contacts and interconnects
Patent Number: 9,305,878

Inventors: Hull; James B. (Saint Joseph, MI)
Title: Controlling current draw in a laundry treating appliance
Patent Number: 9,303,347

Inventors: Hull; Jonathan J. (San Carlos, CA), Graham; Jamey (San Jose, CA), Lee; Dar-Shyang (Union City, CA), Segawa; Hideki (Foster City, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for tracking documents in a workflow
Patent Number: 7,357,300

Inventors: Hum; Herbert (Portland, OR), Gao; Hongliang (Orlando, FL)
Title: Method to improve branch prediction latency
Patent Number: 8,151,096

Inventors: Hung; Kuang-Hui (Taipei, TW)
Title: Housing for an electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,148,633

Inventors: Hung; Shun-Yu (Shulin, TW), Yeh; Chung-Min (Shulin, TW)
Title: Hinge and an electronic device with the same
Patent Number: 8,146,207

Inventors: Hunter; John Bradley (Basking Ridge, NJ), Piechowiak; Chester P. (Ormond Beach, CA), Heummler; Theodore M. (Eliot, ME)
Title: System and method for electroplating of hole surfaces
Patent Number: 9,303,328

Inventors: Hunter; Robert Alan (Wirral, GB)
Title: Fabric care composition comprising a polysaccharide-grafted polymer particle
Patent Number: 7,357,987

Inventors: Hyakutake; Itsuo (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Shift control device of automatic transmission
Patent Number: 8,147,379

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Kare; Jordin T. (Seattle, WA), Tuckerman; David B. (Lafayette, CA), Weaver; Thomas A. (San Mateo, CA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA), Zare; Richard N. (Stanford, CA)
Title: Liquid filament for incandescent lights
Patent Number: 9,305,737

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Kare; Jordin T. (Seattle, WA), Weaver; Thomas A. (San Mateo, CA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Transmission-line coupled closed-cycle heat transfer device
Patent Number: 9,304,519

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), McKnight; Gary L. (Bothell, WA)
Title: Grooming systems, devices, and methods including detection of hair-covered skin lesions during grooming and including topographical analysis
Patent Number: 9,301,598

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Myhrvold; Nathan P. (Bellevue, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for enhancing recovery of hydrocarbon deposits
Patent Number: 9,303,499

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Fluid recovery in chilled clathrate transportation systems
Patent Number: 9,303,819

Inventors: Ibaraki; Seiichi (Nagasaki, JP), Tomita; Isao (Nagasaki, JP), Jinnai; Yasuaki (Sagamihara, JP), Shiraishi; Takashi (Sagamihara, JP), Sugimoto; Koichi (Nagasaki, JP)
Title: Centrifugal compressor
Patent Number: 8,147,186

Inventors: Ichiboshi; Akira (Ebina, JP), Ishii; Tsutomu (Ebina, JP), Saito; Yasunori (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Sasaki; Shigehiko (Ebina, JP), Tomoda; Kyotaro (Ebina, JP)
Title: Wireless communications apparatus, processing apparatus, and wireless communications system
Patent Number: 8,149,123

Inventors: Ichikawa; Yasushi (Tualatin, OR), Chou; Chien-Hsin (Yun-lin Hsien, TW), Liu; Chen-Tai (Yun-lin Hsien, TW)
Title: Solid golf ball with thin mantle layer
Patent Number: 9,302,157

Inventors: Ichimi; Hideshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, method of controlling the same, and program
Patent Number: 9,304,786

Inventors: Ide; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP), Iwasaki; Kiyotaka (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Kouji (Kanagawa, JP), Nanjou; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Moriya; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Memory system and bank interleaving method
Patent Number: 9,304,691

Inventors: Idera; Shuichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Illumination apparatus and image pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 8,147,078

Inventors: Ignatyev; Nikolai (Mykola) (Duisburg, DE), Bissky; German (Wuppertal, DE), Willner; Helge (Muelheim/Ruhr, DE)
Title: Oxonium and sulfonium salts
Patent Number: 8,148,443

Inventors: Iijima; Masaaki (Maebashi, JP)
Title: Vane pump
Patent Number: 9,303,512

Inventors: Iinuma; Kazuyuki (Hotaka-town, JP)
Title: Projector
Patent Number: 7,357,518

Inventors: Ikebe; Keiichi (Kanagawa, JP), Inoue; Takao (Kanagawa, JP), Takahashi; Akira (Kanagawa, JP), Maki; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP), Kodama; Taku (Kanagawa, JP), Yamashiro; Ikuko (Kanagawa, JP), Yano; Takanori (Kanagawa, JP), Koyama; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Aoki; Shin (Kanagawa, JP), Sakuyama; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Imaging device, image processing method, and recording medium
Patent Number: 7,359,549

Inventors: Ikeda; Hiroshi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Printing state automatic switching apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,146,492

Inventors: Ikeda; Junichi (Hyogo-ken, JP), Kyougoku; Hiroaki (Ohsaka-fu, JP)
Title: Excessive current input suppressing semiconductor laser light emitting circuit
Patent Number: 7,359,414

Inventors: Ikeda; Takako (Ushiku, JP), Iwata; Kazuaki (Toride, JP), Nakano; Naohiko (Ryugasaki, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing mold and blade for electrophotographic apparatus, and developer amount controlling blade
Patent Number: 8,150,300

Inventors: Ikuhara; Isao (Kanagawa, JP), Yamada; Tsukasa (Kanagawa, JP), Ando; Takumi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical filter
Patent Number: 7,357,981

Inventors: Imaseki; Mitsuharu (Saitama, JP), Shimoyama; Yoshirou (Saitama, JP), Hattori; Hiroyuki (Saitama, JP)
Title: Cooling structure for fuel cell vehicle
Patent Number: 7,358,003

Inventors: Imran; Muhammad (Brownstown, MI), Disteldorf; Bernd (Mettlach, DE), Frank; Marcus (Gelnhausen, DE), Blacker; Richard (Lino Lakes, MN)
Title: Barrier layers comprising Ni-inclusive alloys and/or other metallic alloys, double barrier layers, coated articles including double barrier layers, and methods of making the same
Patent Number: 9,302,935

Inventors: Inamoto; Hirohisa (Kanagawa, JP), Kobayashi; Koji (Kanagawa, JP), Kihara; Yuka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing system, and image processing method
Patent Number: 9,307,109

Inventors: Inamura; Atsuo (Ota, JP)
Title: Medicine feeding device
Patent Number: 8,146,777

Inventors: Inoda; Takeshi (Osaka, JP), Takano; Rikuo (Ibaraki, JP), Fukuoka; Toshimi (Kanagawa, JP), Horibe; Ryusuke (Osaka, JP), Tanaka; Fuminori (Osaka, JP)
Title: Voice sound input apparatus and voice sound conference system
Patent Number: 8,150,086

Inventors: Inoue; Akihisa (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Soft magnetic metallic glass alloy
Patent Number: 7,357,844

Inventors: Inoue; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Tanaka; Shinya (Katowice, PL), Aoki; Hiroshi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Fundus camera
Patent Number: 8,147,064

Inventors: Inoue; Tadanobu (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kawase; Kei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Dispatching pages for raster-image processing prior to printing the pages by a printing device
Patent Number: 8,149,427

Inventors: Inui; Fumiki (Mishima, JP), Nishimoto; Kazunari (Numazu, JP)
Title: Sheet conveying apparatus and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,146,916

Inventors: Isaji; Kazuyoshi (Kariya, JP), Tsuru; Naohiko (Handa, JP)
Title: Vehicle travel speed control method
Patent Number: 8,150,591

Inventors: Isaka; Kazuo (Tokyo, JP), Nishiuma; Satoru (Kawasaki, JP), Ogino; Masaya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Detecting device, detecting unit substrate, detecting unit, detecting unit kit and detecting method
Patent Number: 8,149,410

Inventors: Ishida; Hiroyuki (Shizuoka, JP), Tatsukawa; Masashi (Shizuoka, JP), Matsumoto; Akinori (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Vehicular headlamp employing semiconductor light-emitting element having improved light distribution
Patent Number: 7,357,546

Inventors: Ishii; Tsutomu (Kanagawa, JP), Saito; Yasunori (Kanagawa, JP), Sasaki; Shigehiko (Kanagawa, JP), Sato; Masahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Ichiboshi; Akira (Kanagawa, JP), Tomoda; Kyotaro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical writing image forming device, control device for optical writing image forming device
Patent Number: 8,149,192

Inventors: Ishikawa; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Shinmiya; Toyohisa (Tokyo, JP), Suwa; Minoru (Tokyo, JP), Endo; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing high strength steel plate
Patent Number: 8,147,626

Inventors: Ishikawa; Yoshikuni (Tokyo, JP), Yasuda; Tetsutaro (Kanagawa, JP), Nonaka; Manabu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Sheet feeder and image forming apparatus incorporating same
Patent Number: 9,302,868

Inventors: Ishiwa; Masaru (Kawasaki, JP), Hamada; Tetsuya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 7,359,012

Inventors: Ishiyama; Fumihiko (Sakura, JP), Hizawa; Takeshi (Sakura, JP), Watanabe; Hideki (Ichihara, JP)
Title: Process for producing urethane (meth)acrylate
Patent Number: 8,148,567

Inventors: Isozaki; Atsushi (Nagoya, JP), Kuno; Hiroshi (Oogaki, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,359,072

Inventors: Itagaki; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Itoh; Katsutoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wireless communication system, wireless communication device, wireless communication method, and program
Patent Number: 8,149,745

Inventors: Ito; Atsushi (Itami, JP)
Title: Printer capable of refusing receipt of printed materials sent from an unintended source
Patent Number: 8,149,446

Inventors: Ito; Hiroshi (San Jose, CA)
Title: Copolymer for use in chemical amplification resists
Patent Number: 7,358,027

Inventors: Ito; Toshiyuki (Toyohashi, JP), Asada; Hiroshige (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Adjusting sound characteristic of a communication network using test signal prior to providing communication to speech recognition server
Patent Number: 7,356,471

Inventors: Itsuji; Takeaki (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Planar antenna apparatus
Patent Number: 7,358,918

Inventors: Ivonnet; Jorge (Chandler, AZ), Yu; Chuanzhao (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: DC offset calibration in a direct conversion receiver
Patent Number: 8,150,360

Inventors: Iwabuchi; Motoaki (Niigata-ken, JP), Yagihashi; Fujio (Niigata-ken, JP), Hamada; Yoshitaka (Niigata-ken, JP), Asano; Takeshi (Niigata-ken, JP), Nakagawa; Hideo (Oumihachiman, JP), Sasago; Masaru (Hirakata, JP)
Title: Composition for forming porous film, porous film and method for forming the same, interlevel insulator film, and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,357,961

Inventors: Iwamatsu; Toshiaki (Tokyo, JP), Ipposhi; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Ikeda; Tatsuhiko (Tokyo, JP), Maegawa; Shigeto (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,358,555

Inventors: Iwanaga; Ayako (Kyoto, JP), Furuno; Tomokazu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for PWM drive
Patent Number: 7,358,696

Inventors: Iwao; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Noguchi; Masaki (Tokyo, JP), Ishikawa; Tetsuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Printer
Patent Number: 9,302,515

Inventors: Iwasaki; Atsushi (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Image generating apparatus
Patent Number: 7,359,654

Inventors: Iwata; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP), Shimizu; Chie (Takarazuka, JP), Suzuki; Miki (Takarazuka, JP)
Title: Composition and method for controlling harmful arthropods
Patent Number: 9,301,522

Inventors: Iwata; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Tatsuya (Hyogo, JP), Shimizu; Chie (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Composition and method for controlling harmful arthropods
Patent Number: 9,301,523

Inventors: Izumi; Yoshiki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Display control device and display control method
Patent Number: 9,307,187

Inventors: Jabri; Marwan A. (Tiburon, CA), Wang; Jianwei (Larkspur, CA), Chong-White; Nicola (Chatswood, AU), Ibrahim; Michael (Ryde, AU)
Title: Method for high quality audio transcoding
Patent Number: 8,150,685

Inventors: Jackson; Roger P. (Prairie Village, KS)
Title: Patient positioning support structure
Patent Number: 9,301,897

Inventors: Jacob; Ajey Poovannummoottil (Albany, NY), Akarvardar; Murat Kerem (Saratoga Springs, NY), Bentley; Steven (Watervliet, NY), Nagumo; Toshiharu (Kanagawa, JP), Cheng; Kangguo (Schenectady, NY), Doris; Bruce B. (Slingerlands, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (San Jose, CA)
Title: Device isolation in FinFET CMOS
Patent Number: 9,305,846

Inventors: Jacobs; Stuart Z. (Lakeville, MN), Larson; David A. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Affinity group access to global data
Patent Number: 9,304,921

Inventors: Jafari; Houman (Erlangen, DE), Burdenski; Ralf (Nuremberg, DE)
Title: Transmitting stage
Patent Number: 7,359,685

Inventors: Jahn; Dirk (Erlangen, DE), Meidlinger; Rouven (Aachen, DE), Vitr; Mirco (Aachen, DE)
Title: Position-dependent compliance compensation in a machine tool
Patent Number: 8,150,545

Inventors: Jakobi; Manfred (Schlotheim, DE), Renz; Guenter (Ditzingen, DE), Stark; Wolfgang (Denkendorf, DE), Winter; Karl-Heinz (Waiblingen, DE)
Title: Method for attaching guide means to a flexible sheet-like structure and preparatory device therefor
Patent Number: 8,146,226

Inventors: Jakobsson; Bjorn Markus (Hoboken, NJ), Young; Adam Lucas (New York, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for identification tagging documents in a computer system
Patent Number: 7,356,845

Inventors: Jameson; John Wingate (Berkeley, CA), Peach; Sarah Elizabeth (Kensington, CA)
Title: Methods, apparatus and articles for an air jet loom
Patent Number: 8,150,543

Inventors: Jamison; Gregory M. (Albuquerque, NM), Wheeler; David R. (Albuquerque, NM), Loy; Douglas A. (Tucson, AZ), Simmons; Blake A. (San Francisco, CA), Long; Timothy M. (Evanston, IL), McElhanon; James R. (Manteca, CA), Rahimian; Kamyar (Albuquerque, NM), Staiger; Chad L. (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Metathesis depolymerizable surfactants
Patent Number: 7,358,221

Inventors: Jammalamadaka; Sai Prasad (Novi, MI), Castellani; Paul (Sterling Heights, MI), Locke; Gerald S. (Lake Orion, MI)
Title: Chuck reducing device
Patent Number: 8,146,998

Inventors: Jang; Sang Jae (Gwangjin-gu, KR), Park; Chul Woo (Gangdong-gu, KR), Choi; Jong Woon (Nowon-gu, KR), Kim; Jae Dong (Gwangjin-gu, KR), Lee; Choon Heung (Gwangju, KR), Lee; Chang Deok (Uijeongbu, KR)
Title: Multiple cover memory card
Patent Number: 7,359,204

Inventors: Jao; Tong-Cheng (Taichung, TW), Chen; Isaac Y. (Zhubei, TW), Lee; Yi-Wei (Taipei, TW)
Title: Light emitting device driver circuit and driving method of light emitting device circuit
Patent Number: 9,307,612

Inventors: Jarabek; Andrew (Nepean, CA), Tombul; Aris (Ottawa, CA), Carson; Mark (Belfast, GB), Nguyen; Ho (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Managing data in a subtended switch
Patent Number: 7,359,379

Inventors: Jarrell; Joseph A. (Newton Highlands, MA)
Title: Ion source for mass spectrometer and method of producing analyte ion stream
Patent Number: 9,305,761

Inventors: Jayaram; Ranjith (San Jose, CA)
Title: Linking social media and broadcast media
Patent Number: 9,306,989

Inventors: Jeddeloh; Joseph M. (Shoreview, MN)
Title: Memory hub and method for memory system performance monitoring
Patent Number: 7,360,011

Inventors: Jeffryes; Benjamin Peter (Histon, GB), Johnson; Ashley Bernard (Milton, GB)
Title: Drilling apparatus
Patent Number: 9,303,459

Inventors: Jenzri; Sofiene (Fontenay Sous Bois, FR), Khurd; Parmeshwar (San Jose, CA)
Title: Deformable tree matching with tangent-enhanced coherent point drift
Patent Number: 9,305,352

Inventors: Jeon; Hyeong-Shin (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Im; Hyoung-Bin (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Robot cleaner and operating method thereof
Patent Number: 7,359,766

Inventors: Jeong; Taek-seong (Suwon-si, KR), Bae; Jae-cheol (Suwon-si, KR), Otsuka; Tatsuhiro (Suwon-si, KR), Park; Hyun-soo (Seoul, KR), Cheong; Young-min (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for recording/reproducing holographic data and holographic data storage medium
Patent Number: 8,149,676

Inventors: Jeppesen; Lone (Virum, DK), Kristiansen; Marit (Soborg, DK)
Title: Heteroaromatic glucokinase activators
Patent Number: 8,148,412

Inventors: Jiang; Rongzhong (Olney, MD), Walker, Jr.; Charles W. (Olney, MD), Walker, legal representative; Judy (Olney, MD), Chu; Deryn (Potomac, MD)
Title: Molybdenum/air battery and cell design
Patent Number: 8,148,020

Inventors: Jiang; Tongbi (Boise, ID), Li; Li (Meridian, ID)
Title: Device having contact pad with a conductive layer and a conductive passivation layer
Patent Number: 7,358,185

Inventors: Johnson, Jr.; Loyal M. (Tucson, AZ), Jha; Sunil Chandra (Oro Valley, AZ), Thompson; Patrick Ansel (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Method for producing molybdenum metal powder
Patent Number: 8,147,586

Inventors: Johnson; Burgess R. (Bloomington, MN), Engel; Jonathan M. (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Systems and methods for an inertial sensor suspension that minimizes proof mass rotation
Patent Number: 8,146,424

Inventors: Johnson; John C. (Phoenix, AZ), Davison; Peter A. (Puyallup, WA), Moret; Eric J. (Beaverton, OR), Palanuk; Lawrence M. (Portland, OR), Stone; Gregory A. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Methods and devices for securing and transporting singulated die in high volume manufacturing
Patent Number: 9,305,816

Inventors: Johnson; Kevin J (Alexandria, VA), Minor; Christian P (Potomac, MD)
Title: Data fusion framework for wide-area assessment of buried unexploded ordnance
Patent Number: 8,150,794

Inventors: Johnson; Mark (Veldhoven, NL), Widdershoven; Franciscus (Eindhoven, NL), Sempel; Adrianus (Waalre, NL)
Title: RFID tag and method of fabricating an RFID tag
Patent Number: 8,146,830

Inventors: Johnson; Neil (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for synchronizing data with a reduced clock cycle response time
Patent Number: 7,360,026

Inventors: Jokinen; Harri (Pertteli, FI)
Title: Optimized emergency alert message delivery
Patent Number: 9,307,381

Inventors: Jones; Adam (Abertillery, GB), Morgan; Adam (Abertillery, GB), Davies; Gavin (Abertillery, GB)
Title: Method of assembling a battery
Patent Number: 9,306,222

Inventors: Jones; John Bryan (Lakefield, CA), Dickman; Michael (Winnipeg, CA), Lloyd; Richard C. (Chesterton, GB)
Title: Chemically modified mutant serine hydrolases show improved catalytic activity and chiral selectivity
Patent Number: 8,148,128

Inventors: Jones; Richard (San Mateo, CA), Fang; Alexander W. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Acid block for hybrid silicon device processing compatible with low-loss waveguides
Patent Number: 8,150,228

Inventors: Jorgensen; Jacob W. (Folsom, CA)
Title: Use of priority-based scheduling for the optimization of latency and jitter sensitive IP flows in a wireless point to multi-point transmission system
Patent Number: 7,359,971

Inventors: Jorgensen; Jacob W. (Folsom, CA)
Title: Time division multiple access/time division duplex (TDMA/TDD) transmission media access control (MAC) air frame
Patent Number: 7,359,972

Inventors: Joshi; Shridhar P. (Naperville, IL), Locke; David K. (Chicago, IL), Raneses; Marc A. (Elk Grove Village, IL)
Title: Gaming machine with visual and audio indicia changed over time
Patent Number: 8,147,323

Inventors: Joublin; Frank (Mainhausen, DE), Heckmann; Martin (Obertshausen, DE)
Title: Determination of the adequate measurement window for sound source localization in echoic environments
Patent Number: 8,150,062

Inventors: Juan; Ya-Huey (San Jose, CA), Kraemer; Brian C. (Elk Grove, CA), Nguyen; Michael N. (San Jose, CA), Peng; Jing (Shanghai, CN), Waller; Tracy N. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Dynamic conversion of hardware resources of a server system
Patent Number: 9,306,805

Inventors: Julka; Vibhor (San Diego, CA), Gustavsson; Roger (Sollentuna, SE), Colban; Erik (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus to reduce packet data link renegotiations in a wireless mobile network
Patent Number: 7,359,354

Inventors: Jung; Edward K. Y. (Bellevue, WA), Leuthardt; Eric C. (St. Louis, MO), Levien; Royce A. (Lexington, MA), Lord; Robert W. (Seattle, WA), Malamud; Mark A. (Seattle, WA), Rinaldo, Jr.; John D. (Bellevue, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Methods and systems for inducing behavior in a population cohort
Patent Number: 8,150,796

Inventors: Jung; Edward K. Y. (Bellevue, WA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Self assembling/quick assembly structure using shape memory alloy materials
Patent Number: 8,146,357

Inventors: Jung; Inuk (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Jin (Anyang-si, KR), Ryu; Kiseon (Anyang-si, KR), Park; Giwon (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for transceiving control information and/or data to/from a base station via an anchor terminal in a wireless access system supporting machine-type communication
Patent Number: 9,307,545

Inventors: Jung; Sung Hoon (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Young Dae (Anyang-si, KR), Chun; Sung Duck (Anyang-si, KR), Park; Sung Jun (Anyang-si, KR), Yi; Seung June (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method of reporting system information in a wireless communication system and device for supporting same
Patent Number: 9,307,456

Inventors: Jung; Yeon Sik (Cambridge, MA), Ross; Caroline A. (Arlington, MA)
Title: Orientation-controlled self-assembled nanolithography using a block copolymer
Patent Number: 8,147,914

Inventors: Jurkat; Mark (Norderstedt, DE)
Title: Method for controlling a wind energy plant
Patent Number: 8,148,835

Inventors: Kaga; Kikuo (Tokyo, JP), Ashizawa; Shigeo (Tokyo, JP), Kano; Yasuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wireless identification tag
Patent Number: 8,149,121

Inventors: Kagaya; Naoto (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Operation reproducing method, operation reproducing apparatus and system
Patent Number: 8,151,307

Inventors: Kageyama; Makiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,358,162

Inventors: Kajio; Hideki (Toyota, JP), Kawakami; Shouji (Toyota, JP), Kawamura; Kazuhiro (Anjo, JP)
Title: Assist grip
Patent Number: 8,146,208

Inventors: Kajiyama; Kazuhiko (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Illumination optical system, exposure apparatus using the same and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 8,149,386

Inventors: Kakehashi; Hidenori (Takatsuki, JP), Miyasaki; Hiroshi (Tsubame, JP), Harada; Keisuke (Himeji, JP)
Title: Electrodeless discharge lamp
Patent Number: 8,148,884

Inventors: Kaler; Christopher G. (Sammamish, WA), Lucco; Steven E. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Using conditional statements in electronic messages to prevent overuse of resources or time when delivering the electronic message
Patent Number: 7,359,945

Inventors: Kaler; Christopher G. (Sammamish, WA), Lucco; Steven E. (Bellevue, WA), Shewchuk; John P. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Maintaining structured time data for electronic messages
Patent Number: 7,356,616

Inventors: Kalinitchenko; Iouri (Berwick, AU)
Title: Interface for mass spectrometry apparatus
Patent Number: 9,305,758

Inventors: Kalkunte; Mohan (Sunnyvale, CA), Ambe; Shekhar (San Jose, CA)
Title: Switch assembly having multiple blades in a chassis
Patent Number: 8,149,828

Inventors: Kamat; Sanjay D. (Marlboro, NJ), Koppol; Pramod V. N. (Aberdeen, NJ)
Title: System and method for increasing optimal alternative network route convergence speed and border gateway router incorporating the same
Patent Number: 8,150,998

Inventors: Kamen; Dean L. (Bedford, NH), Ambrogi; Robert R. (Manchester, NH), Heinzmann; John David (Manchester, NH), Heinzmann; Richard Kurt (Francestown, NH), Herr; David (Compton, NH), Morrell; John B. (Manchester, NH)
Title: User input for vehicle control
Patent Number: 7,357,202

Inventors: Kamiguchi; Yuuzo (Yokohama, JP), Yuasa; Hiromi (Yokohama, JP), Nagata; Tomohiko (Yokohama, JP), Yoda; Hiroaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Magnetoresistance effect element, magnetic head and magnetic recording and/or reproducing system
Patent Number: 7,359,162

Inventors: Kaminsky; Robert D. (Houston, TX), Speed; C. Stan (Kerens, TX), Griffith; Todd S. (Spring, TX), Starcher; Loren K. (Sugar Land, TX), Symington; William A. (Houston, TX)
Title: Utilization of low BTU gas generated during in situ heating of organic-rich rock
Patent Number: 8,146,664

Inventors: Kanagawa; Hitoki (Osaka, JP), Ohsawa; Tetsuya (Osaka, JP), Ooyabu; Yasunari (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a wired circuit board
Patent Number: 8,146,246

Inventors: Kanai; Tatsunori (Yokohama, JP), Maeda; Seiji (Inagi, JP), Yoshii; Kenichiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Local memory management system with plural processors
Patent Number: 7,356,666

Inventors: Kanai; Yasushi (Wako, JP), Numata; Hideo (Wako, JP), Yamamoto; Akio (Wako, JP)
Title: Exhaust gas processing device for fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,358,002

Inventors: Kanamoto; Yoshiji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus adapted to determine a number of computing units to be allocated to image processing, and corresponding control method, program, and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,149,470

Inventors: Kanazawa; Yuzi (Kawasaki, JP), Tsuchiya; Yoshihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing system
Patent Number: 8,151,367

Inventors: Kanbe; Hideo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging device, production method and drive method thereof, and camera
Patent Number: 8,149,306

Inventors: Kane; Timothy R. (Endicott, NY), Rath; Thomas William (Owego, NY), White, Jr.; Russell Thomas (Conklin, NY), Wilson; Sherry Lee (Conklin, NY)
Title: System and method for synchronizing ledger accounts by company group
Patent Number: 7,356,496

Inventors: Kang; Jeon-Hong (Suwon, KR)
Title: Complex home appliance and method of controlling and installing the same
Patent Number: 7,358,468

Inventors: Kano; Masaya (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Remote control method and apparatus, remote controller, and apparatus and system based on such remote control
Patent Number: 7,359,757

Inventors: Kanome; Osamu (Yokohama, JP), Watanabe; Kohei (Chofu, JP), Miyazaki; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP), Fujiyama; Tomoyo (Nishitokyo, JP), Matsuda; Ryoichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Substrate for cell culture, producing method thereof and screening method for cell culture conditions utilizing the same
Patent Number: 8,148,153

Inventors: Kanterakis; Emmanuel (North Brunswick, NJ), Parsa; Kourosh (Riverside, CT)
Title: Rach ramp-up acknowledgement
Patent Number: 7,359,427

Inventors: Karadimitriou; Kosmas (Shrewsbury, MA), Stern; Jonathan (Newton, MA), Decary; Michel (Montreal, CA), Rothman-Shore; Jeremy W. (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Computer method and apparatus for determining content types of web pages
Patent Number: 7,356,761

Inventors: Karst; Nicolas (Folkling, FR), Perraud; Simon (Bandol, FR)
Title: Device and method for knife coating an ink based on copper and indium
Patent Number: 9,305,790

Inventors: Kasahara; Kimito (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for storing and reusing settings
Patent Number: 9,304,715

Inventors: Kasama; Ichiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Computing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,150,949

Inventors: Kashima; Keiji (Shinjuku-Ku, JP)
Title: Retardation optical element, process of producing the same, and liquid crystal display
Patent Number: 7,359,018

Inventors: Kashima; Naoji (Aichi, JP), Nagaya; Shigeo (Aichi, JP), Shima; Kunihiro (Gunma, JP), Hoshino; Hirofumi (Gunma, JP)
Title: Clad textured metal substrate for forming epitaxial thin film thereon and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,147,984

Inventors: Katagiri; Toshiharu (Aichi, JP), Seki; Yoshiyuki (Aichi, JP)
Title: Vehicle door handle device
Patent Number: 8,146,393

Inventors: Kataoka; Hisataka (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Composition for solar cell sealing film, solar cell sealing film and solar cell using the sealing film
Patent Number: 8,148,625

Inventors: Kato; Hideo (Fukui, JP), Nagata; Osamu (Fukui, JP), Iwabuchi; Yoshiyuki (Saitama, JP), Sato; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP), Uda; Junichiro (Saitama, JP), Inoue; Tutomu (Chiba, JP), Nakamura; Hiroshi (Chiba, JP), Kawasaki; Nobuhide (Saitama, JP), Tanaka; Ippei (Saitama, JP), Kurita; Naoki (Ibaraki, JP), Ishikawa; Tomohiko (Saitama, JP)
Title: Phenylacetic acid derivative
Patent Number: 8,148,421

Inventors: Kato; Hitoshi (Toride, JP), Ishikawa; Naoki (Kashiwa, JP), Fukatsu; Yasuo (Abiko, JP)
Title: Sheet processing apparatus with improved productivity, image forming system and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,146,907

Inventors: Kato; Kazuomi (Kyoto, JP), Saito; Masahiko (Osaka, JP)
Title: Virtual machine control device, virtual machine control method, computer-readable recording medium, and integrated circuit
Patent Number: 9,304,789

Inventors: Kato; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electric device
Patent Number: 8,148,636

Inventors: Kato; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Kobayashi; Hideo (Tokyo, JP), Ogura; Masanori (Tokyo, JP), Kuroda; Yukihiro (Inagi, JP)
Title: Solid-state image sensor and camera utilizing light attenuating films
Patent Number: 9,305,954

Inventors: Kato; Tetsuya (Anjo, JP), Kojima; Kazushige (Aichi-gun, JP), Kajioka; Takanori (Aichi-ken, JP), Ishii; Masahiko (Toyota, JP)
Title: Organic EL devices and production process thereof
Patent Number: 7,357,992

Inventors: Katsuda; Takeo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus, portable terminal unit, and system for controlling E-mail, and its method, computer-readable recording medium and program product for processing E-mail
Patent Number: 8,150,921

Inventors: Kaule; Brian (Yardley, PA), Stanley; James (Levittown, PA), DeHope; James A. (Hatboro, PA)
Title: Lighting assembly
Patent Number: 9,303,843

Inventors: Kaule; Wittich (Emmering, DE), Rauscher; Wolfgang (Munich, DE)
Title: Security element
Patent Number: 8,149,511

Inventors: Kawagoshi; Hirokazu (Shiga, JP)
Title: Power supply circuit
Patent Number: 7,358,794

Inventors: Kawamata; Yukihiro (Hitachi, JP), Miyazaki; Yukio (Hitachinaka, JP), Uchida; Takayuki (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Map update server, map update system, and car navigation system
Patent Number: 9,304,004

Inventors: Kawamura; Naoto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, image processing apparatus and method thereof, which create and use a halftone screen
Patent Number: 8,149,463

Inventors: Kawamura; Tatsurou (Kyotanabe, JP), Kamei; Akihito (Yawata, JP)
Title: Biological information utilization system, biological information utilization method, program, and recording medium
Patent Number: 8,147,406

Inventors: Kawasaki; Kosei (Hokkaido, JP), Morita; Yousuke (Hokkaido, JP), Ohgiya; Satoru (Hokkaido, JP), Ohmiya; Yoshihiro (Osaka, JP), Ohyama; Yasushi (Hokkaido, JP)
Title: Mutant luciferase
Patent Number: 8,147,842

Inventors: Kawashima; Hideki (Yokohama, JP), Ito; Kenji (Yokohama, JP), Nishitani; Hitoshi (Ohta-ku, JP), Kitamura; Gen (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Recording apparatus
Patent Number: 8,147,157

Inventors: Kazmi; Muhammad Ali (Bromma, SE), Hu; Rong (Sollentuna, SE)
Title: Multi mode outer loop power control in a wireless network
Patent Number: 8,150,447

Inventors: Keam; Nigel S (Redmond, WA), Wilson; Andrew D (Seattle, WA), Gillett; Donald M (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Method and system for cancellation of ambient light using light frequency
Patent Number: 7,359,564

Inventors: Keithley; Douglas Gene (Boise, ID), Marshall; John David (Boise, ID), Taylor; Richard David (Eagle, ID)
Title: Independent video hardware blocks to support laser printers
Patent Number: 7,359,082

Inventors: Kelley, Jr.; William R. (Novi, MI)
Title: Limited slip differential
Patent Number: 7,357,748

Inventors: Kelley; Edward E. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Wilbrink; Tijs (Voorburg, NL)
Title: Autonomic e-mail processing system and method
Patent Number: 7,359,947

Inventors: Kelman; Maxim (Mountain View, CA), Scardera; Giuseppe (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Methods for distinguishing a set of highly doped regions from a set of lightly doped regions on a silicon substrate
Patent Number: 8,148,176

Inventors: Kerekes; James R. (Waterville, MN), Khemakhem; M'hamed Anis (Minnetonka, MN), Lovaasen; Eric L. (Chaska, MN)
Title: Card edge coaxial connector
Patent Number: 7,357,641

Inventors: Kido; Manabu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image data compression method, pattern model positioning method in image processing, image processing apparatus, image processing program, and computer readable recording medium
Patent Number: 8,150,213

Inventors: Kienke; Ingo (Wermelskirchen, DE), Karthikeyan; Maharajapuram S. (Leverkusen, DE)
Title: Vehicle seat with a tumbling recliner
Patent Number: 8,146,995

Inventors: Kiesel; Peter (Palo Alto, CA), Lean; Meng H. (Santa Clara, CA), Schmidt; Oliver (Palo Alto, CA), Volkel; Armin R. (Mountain View, CA), Johnson; Noble M. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Sensing photons from objects in channels
Patent Number: 7,358,476

Inventors: Kikuchi; Nobuo (Kawagoe, JP), Hatori; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effectively replacing a facing mechanism used in the image forming
Patent Number: 7,359,657

Inventors: Kikuchi; Takayuki (Utsunomiya, JP), Isobe; Shingo (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Image pickup system having ranging function
Patent Number: 8,150,254

Inventors: Kikuchi; Yoshiaki (Toyota, JP)
Title: Hybrid vehicle, and hybrid-vehicle control method
Patent Number: 8,146,692

Inventors: Kim; Chan-Seok (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Separator for a secondary battery and secondary battery including the same
Patent Number: 9,306,202

Inventors: Kim; Chang-Il (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Song; Hyun-Seock (Seoul, KR), Lee; Jae-Gon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Portable terminal
Patent Number: 8,150,451

Inventors: Kim; Changkyu (San Jose, CA), Lin; Albert (Stanford, CA), Hughes; Christopher J. (Cupertino, CA), Nguyen; Anthony-Trung D. (Castro Valley, CA), Chen; Yen-Kuang (Cupertino, CA), Chishti; Zeshan A. (Hillsboro, OR), Casper; Bryan K. (Portland, OR)
Title: Virtual row buffers for use with random access memory
Patent Number: 8,151,012

Inventors: Kim; Chul (Namyangju, KR), Park; Chung Ha (Inchon-kwangyok, KR)
Title: Subnet of power line communication network, method for setting up the same, electronic appliance connected to the same, and communication module used in electronic appliance
Patent Number: 7,359,988

Inventors: Kim; Eun Sik (Gwangmyeong-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus for reducing effort of clutch pedal for vehicle
Patent Number: 9,304,529

Inventors: Kim; Hae-kyoung (Kyungki-do, KR)
Title: Nanocomposite electrolyte membrane and fuel cell employing the same
Patent Number: 7,357,999

Inventors: Kim; Hyun Mun (Rockville, MD), Ra; Jong Beom (Taejeon-si, KR), Kim; Sung Deuk (Taejeon-si, KR), Lee; Young Su (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of reducing a blocking artifact when coding moving picture
Patent Number: 7,359,569

Inventors: Kim; Hyun Mun (Rockville, MD), Ra; Jong Beom (Taejeon-si, KR), Kim; Sung Deuk (Taejeon-si, KR), Lee; Young Su (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of reducing a blocking artifact when coding moving picture
Patent Number: 7,359,570

Inventors: Kim; Hyun-chul (Yongin-si, KR), Yang; In-seung (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Controller for generating video signal, simulation system comprising the same, and method of generating video signal
Patent Number: 8,149,233

Inventors: Kim; Hyun-Soo (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: System and method for evaluating performance of microphone for long-distance speech recognition in robot
Patent Number: 8,149,728

Inventors: Kim; Jae-Gyu (Seoul, KR), Ahn; Byung-Nak (Seoul, KR), Lee; Hyouk-Woo (Yongin-si, KR), Yoon; Suk-Won (Seoul, KR), Yoon; Young-Ae (Seoul, KR), Kim; Dong-Hoon (Gunpo-si, KR), Keum; Se-Hoon (Seoul, KR), Shin; Young-Ah (Yongin-si, KR), Kang; Heui Il (Gunpo-si, KR), Choi; Ryong (Suwon-si, KR), Jang, legal representative; Sun-Young (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Pyrrolo[3,2-C] pyridine derivatives and processes for the preparation thereof
Patent Number: 8,148,529

Inventors: Kim; Jae-Ho (Seoul, KR), Kim; Sun-Mi (Seoul, KR), Ro; Won Woo (Seoul, KR), Lee; Changmin (Seoul, KR), Jeong; Wonseb (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jin-Won (Seoul, KR)
Title: Scheduling apparatus and method for load balancing when performing multiple transcoding operations
Patent Number: 9,304,965

Inventors: Kim; Jong Cheon (Ansan-si, KR)
Title: ATM switching apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,359,385

Inventors: Kim; Jong Dam (Kyounggi-do, KR), Lee; Hyun Kyu (Seoul, KR), Cho; Yong Jin (Seoul, KR), Jeong; See Hwa (Kyounggi-do, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for testing liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 7,358,756

Inventors: Kim; Junghoe (Seoul, KR), Kim; Dohyung (Hwaseong-si, KR), Lee; Shihwa (Seoul, KR), Kim; Sangwook (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of and apparatus for encoding/decoding digital signal using linear quantization by sections
Patent Number: 8,149,927

Inventors: Kim; Keum-Nam (Seoul, KR)
Title: Circuit and method for driving pixel of organic electroluminescent display
Patent Number: 7,358,938

Inventors: Kim; Ki Tae (Gumi-si, KR), Son; Jae Gon (Daegu Metropolitan, KR), Kim; Soon Jin (Daegu Metropolitan, KR), Lee; Jong Myung (Chilgok-gun, KR)
Title: Method of providing golf contents in mobile terminal
Patent Number: 8,147,335

Inventors: Kim; Mi Young (Hwaseong-si, KR), Kim; Jung Hoe (Hwaseong-si, KR), Sung; Ho Sang (Yongin-si, KR), Choo; Ki Hyun (Seoul, KR), Oh; Eun Mi (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for encoding and decoding multi-channel audio signal
Patent Number: 9,305,556

Inventors: Kim; Moon-Soo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for previewing a dual-shot image
Patent Number: 9,307,153

Inventors: Kim; Nam Sik (Seoul, KR)
Title: Lighting optical system
Patent Number: 7,357,516

Inventors: Kim; Nam-Gi (Suwon-si, KR), Son; Jung-Je (Seongnam-si, KR), Cho; Min-Hee (Suwon-si, KR), Jang; Jae-Hyuk (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for communicating MAC layer data in broadband wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,149,835

Inventors: Kim; Sang Sik (Suwon, KR)
Title: Image sensor having inner lens
Patent Number: 7,358,110

Inventors: Kim; Seung-Mo (Yongin-si, KR), Park; Bong-Kyoung (Yongin-si, KR), Soh; Hyun (Yongin-si, KR), Park; Byung-Sub (Yongin-si, KR), Feygenson; Naum (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Chan-Ho (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Hyun-Chul (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Rechargeable battery having safety member
Patent Number: 9,306,205

Inventors: Kim; Soo-Hwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Jun-Hyuk (Suwon-si, KR), Yang; Doo-Yong (Seoul, KR), Lee; Tai-Yoon (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for processing data call in private wireless high-speed data system
Patent Number: 7,359,352

Inventors: Kim; Su-Mi (Gumi-si, KR), Byeon; Seong-Kyu (Gumi-si, KR)
Title: Method of exchanging data securely between a mobile terminal and a memory card
Patent Number: 7,359,732

Inventors: Kim; Sung Ki (Seoul, KR), Cho; Yong Jin (Seoul, KR), Kim; Hae Yeol (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Yoo; Juhn Suk (Seoul, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display device and fabrication method thereof
Patent Number: 7,358,528

Inventors: Kim; Tae-young (Seoul, KR), Cho; Myung-dong (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Electrode for fuel cell and fuel cell using the same
Patent Number: 8,148,029

Inventors: Kim; Young Heub (Seoul, KR), Park; Dong Hoon (Seongnam, KR)
Title: Variable damper
Patent Number: 7,357,722

Inventors: Kimura; Dai (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: MIMO communication system and transmission station
Patent Number: 8,149,944

Inventors: Kimura; Mitsuo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Document management system, document management method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,149,450

Inventors: Kimura; Takashi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Semiconductor laser
Patent Number: 7,359,417

Inventors: Kimura; Tetsuro (Tokyo, JP), Shibata; Akihiro (Tokyo, JP), Kanai; Tatsunori (Kanagawa, JP), Toyama; Haruhiko (Kanagawa, JP), Fujisaki; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP), Segawa; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP), Haruki; Hiroyoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Tarui; Masaya (Kanagawa, JP), Shirai; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Shirota; Yusuke (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Control apparatus, control method, computer program product, and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,304,818

Inventors: King; Wayne G. (Stirling, AU), Ranta; Craig Steven (Redmond, WA), Giaimo, III; Edward C. (Bellevue, WA), Brennan; James (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Multi-access system and method using multi-sectored antenna
Patent Number: 7,359,679

Inventors: King; Wayne G. (Stirling, AU), Ranta; Craig Steven (Redmond, WA), Giaimo, III; Edward C. (Bellevue, WA), Brennan; James (Sammamish, WA), Stegner; Stephen M. (Bothell, WA), Russo; David William (Woodinville, WA), Murzanski; Chris A. (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Control of a multi-sectored antenna system to improve channel efficiency
Patent Number: 7,359,362

Inventors: Kirby; Kyle K. (Boise, ID), Farnworth; Warren M. (Nampa, ID), Wark; James M. (Boise, ID), Hiatt; William M. (Eagle, ID), Hembree; David R. (Boise, ID), Wood; Alan G. (Boise, ID)
Title: Contact pin assembly and contactor card
Patent Number: 7,358,751

Inventors: Kirchhofer; Fritz (Sumiswald, CH), Steck; Jurg (Kirchberg, CH), Hostettler; Peter (Ersigen, CH), Jost; Stephan (Bollingen, CH), Heiniger; Hanspeter (Lotzwil, CH)
Title: Device for administering an injectable product
Patent Number: 7,357,791

Inventors: Kiridena; Vijitha Senaka (Ann Arbor, MI), Xia; Zhiyong Cedric (Canton, MI), Zaluzec; Matthew John (Canton, MI)
Title: Composite dies and method of making the same
Patent Number: 9,302,310

Inventors: Kirsch; Rainer (Berlin, DE)
Title: Magnetic resonance method and apparatus for producing an angiographic image
Patent Number: 8,150,130

Inventors: Kirshnan; Ram (Cupertino, CA), Terry; John (San Jose, CA)
Title: Algorithm for long-lived large flow identification
Patent Number: 9,306,794

Inventors: Kishino; Mitsuhiro (Hadano, JP), Kudou; Hisashi (Fujisawa, JP), Ashizawa; Masayuki (Fuji, JP), Soya; Hiromu (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Failure detect device and failure detect method
Patent Number: 8,146,433

Inventors: Kiso; Hiroyuki (Miyagi, JP), Kudo; Takao (Miyagi, JP), Odagiri; Hirokazu (Miyagi, JP), Nagahama; Tsutomu (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Method for producing mold for use in duplicating light diffusion sheet, light diffusion sheet and method for producing the same, and screen
Patent Number: 7,359,118

Inventors: Kitanaka; Hidetoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Permanent magnet synchronization motor vector control device
Patent Number: 8,148,926

Inventors: Kitanaka; Hidetoshi (Toyko, JP)
Title: Power storage apparatus
Patent Number: 8,148,003

Inventors: Kitao; Katsuyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and image forming method that detects an amount of color misalignment using reflected light
Patent Number: 8,150,302

Inventors: Kitchen; Ian P. (Bishops Stortford, GB)
Title: Determining if a target device is collocated with other devices in a users contacts list
Patent Number: 9,307,363

Inventors: Kito; Masaru (Yokohama, JP), Fukuzumi; Yoshiaki (Yokohama, JP), Katsumata; Ryota (Yokohama, JP), Kidoh; Masaru (Komae, JP), Tanaka; Hiroyasu (Tokyo, JP), Ishiduki; Megumi (Yokohama, JP), Komori; Yosuke (Yokohama, JP), Aochi; Hideaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,148,769

Inventors: Kiyama; Kota (Kawasaki, JP), Ninomiya; Takayuki (Ichikawa, JP), Matsumoto; Tadashi (Tokyo, JP), Naoi; Masaaki (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Ink jet printing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,147,060

Inventors: Kjaer; Philip Richard Jacobsen Carne (Arhus C, DK), Helle; Lars (Suldrup, DK)
Title: Variable rotor speed wind turbine, wind park, method of transmitting electric power and method of servicing or inspecting a variable rotor speed wind turbine
Patent Number: 9,306,473

Inventors: Klaghofer; Karl (Munich, DE), Mueller; Harald (Gilching, DE), Muller; Heribert (Eggenburg, AT), Totzke; Juergen (Poing, DE)
Title: Method for supporting quality of service features in heterogeneous communications networks
Patent Number: 7,359,320

Inventors: Klein; Dan (Har Adar, IL), Rosenberg; Relu (Haifa, IL)
Title: Security systems and methods relating to travelling vehicles
Patent Number: 8,149,086

Inventors: Klein; Sylke (Ro.beta.dorf, DE), Kubelbeck; Armin (Bensheim, DE), Stockum; Werner (Reinheim, DE), Schmidt; Wilfried (Schwaigern, DE), Schum; Berthold (Biebergmund, DE)
Title: Combined etching and doping media
Patent Number: 8,148,191

Inventors: Kleiner; Lothar W. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Method of making a stent formed from crosslinked bioabsorbable polymer
Patent Number: 8,147,744

Inventors: Klomp; Albert Jan Hendrik (Eindhoven, NL), Hoogkamp; Jan Frederik (Breda, NL), Vugts; Josephus Cornelius Johannes Antonius (Waalwijk, NL), Livesey; Robert Gordon (Haywards Heath, GB), Franssen; Johannes Hendrikus Gertrudis (Eersel, NL)
Title: Lithographic projection assembly, load lock and method for transferring objects
Patent Number: 7,359,031

Inventors: Knee; Simon John (Del Mar, CA), Osman; Fazil Ismet (Escondido, CA), Zaba; Vitek (San Diego, CA)
Title: System and method for timer management in a stateful protocol processing system
Patent Number: 8,151,278

Inventors: Knill; Alex C. (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Power supply for use in an electronic energy meter
Patent Number: 7,359,221

Inventors: Ko; Byeong-Seob (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Joong-Hwan (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for displaying map using non-linear compression
Patent Number: 8,149,248

Inventors: Ko; Chang-seog (Hwaseong-si, KR), Kim; Jung-geun (Suwon-si, KR), Choi; Jun-sik (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Display apparatus, upgrade apparatus, display system and control method of the same
Patent Number: 9,307,176

Inventors: Kobatake; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Differential sense amplifier
Patent Number: 8,149,640

Inventors: Kobayashi; Hiroaki (Ishikawa, JP), Kakitsu; Haruhiko (Shizuoka, JP), Aoki; Kouta (Kanagawa, JP), Sakurazawa; Shigeaki (Kanagawa, JP), Ochi; Takahiro (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Mobile radio apparatus
Patent Number: 8,150,457

Inventors: Kobayashi; Koji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Vector computer system with cache memory and operation method thereof
Patent Number: 8,151,058

Inventors: Kobayashi; Kunpei (Tachikawa, JP), Nishino; Toshiharu (Hamura, JP), Arai; Norihiro (Hino, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device comprising color polarizing plate
Patent Number: 8,149,355

Inventors: Kobayashi; Masaya (Yokohama, JP), Sekine; Kenichi (Ageo, JP)
Title: Liquid ejection cartridge and liquid ejection device
Patent Number: 8,146,586

Inventors: Kobayashi; Naoki (Setagaya, JP), Saeki; Shunichi (Oume, JP), Kurata; Hideaki (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Non-volatile semiconductor memory device and semiconductor disk device
Patent Number: 7,359,244

Inventors: Kobayashi; Naoki (Tokyo, JP), Satou; Yuji (Machida, JP), Kurata; Hideaki (Kokubunji, JP), Katayama; Kunihiro (Chigasaki, JP), Kawahara; Takayuki (Higashiyamato, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile semiconductor memory and method of managing information in information distribution system
Patent Number: 7,356,659

Inventors: Kobayashi; Naoyuki (Hiroshima, JP), Kosaka; Etsuo (Hiroshima, JP), Tanigawa; Kazuo (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing catalytic converters
Patent Number: 8,146,251

Inventors: Koch; Robert A. (Norcross, GA), Bedingfield; James C. (Lilburn, GA)
Title: System and method for providing usage monitoring telephony services
Patent Number: 8,150,368

Inventors: Kodeboyina; Chaitanya (San Jose, CA)
Title: Transparently providing layer two (L2) services across intermediate computer networks
Patent Number: 8,151,000

Inventors: Kodemura; Junji (Kanagawa, JP), Kondo; Kazuaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Grafting-modified cyclic polymer, process for producing the same, and curable composition
Patent Number: 7,358,307

Inventors: Kohno; Keizo (Okayama, JP), Ohashi; Emiko (Okayama, JP), Kusano; Hajime (Okayama, JP), Fukuda; Shigeharu (Okayama, JP), Ishihara; Tatsuya (Okayama, JP)
Title: Therapeutic agent for inflammatory diseases, containing adenosine N1-oxide as an effective ingredient
Patent Number: 9,301,968

Inventors: Kohri; Yuusuke (Ikedashi, JP)
Title: System including first and second apparatuses supplying electric power to each other
Patent Number: 9,306,397

Inventors: Koizumi; Takayuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Information acquiring apparatus and information acquiring method for acquiring information on specimen by using terahertz wave
Patent Number: 9,304,082

Inventors: Kojima; Masamitsu (Fujisawa, JP), Arai; Atsushi (Fujisawa, JP), Yamaguchi; Takeshi (Fujisawa, JP), Harada; Yoshihiro (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Damper and automobile seat having the damper
Patent Number: 7,357,230

Inventors: Kojima; Toshiya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid ejection head and method of manufacturing liquid ejection head
Patent Number: 7,357,491

Inventors: Kojima; Toshiya (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kachi; Yasuhiko (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Katada; Masahito (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Back pressure adjustment apparatus for liquid ejection head
Patent Number: 8,147,043

Inventors: Kolze; Thomas J. (Phoenix, AZ), Currivan; Bruce J. (Irvine, CA)
Title: Enhanced DOCSIS upstream channel changes
Patent Number: 7,359,332

Inventors: Komati; Sanjiv C. (Andhra Pradesh, IN), Krishnamoorthy; Harish Sarma (Bryan, TX)
Title: Systems and methods for temperature compensation in a utility meter
Patent Number: 9,304,014

Inventors: Komatsu; Makoto (Tokushima, JP), Goto; Fumitaka (Tokushima, JP), Menjo; Yasuhiro (Tokushima, JP), Yamada; Keigo (Tokushima, JP), Matsuda; Takakuni (Tokushima, JP), Kato; Yusuke (Tokushima, JP)
Title: Water-soluble benzoazepine compound and its pharmaceutical composition
Patent Number: 9,303,052

Inventors: Komiya; Yasuhiro (Hino, JP), Kono; Shinya (Hachioji, JP), Mitsui; Masanori (Machida, JP), Matsushita; Akira (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Image capturing device which sets color conversion parameters based on an image sensor and separate light sensor
Patent Number: 8,149,294

Inventors: Kondo; Masao (Hamamatsu, JP), Miyata; Satoshi (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Automatic accompaniment apparatus and a storage device storing a program for operating the same
Patent Number: 7,358,433

Inventors: Kondo; Toshiro (Sanuki, JP), Osawa; Takaya (Saitama, JP)
Title: Ultrasound probe
Patent Number: 7,358,650

Inventors: Kondoh; Yuki (Kokubunji, JP), Kamei; Tatsuya (Kokubunji, JP), Ishikawa; Makoto (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Semiconductor data processor
Patent Number: 7,356,649

Inventors: Konersmann; Scott A (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Unilateral session key shifting
Patent Number: 7,356,846

Inventors: Konno; Shinichi (Honjo, JP), Inoue; Kenichi (Hirosaki, JP), Ueyama; Toshihiko (Okayama, JP), Inoue; Ken (Okayama, JP)
Title: Nonmagnetic powder comprising acicular iron and having specific porosity for a magnetic recording medium, method of manufacturing same, and magnetic recording medium using same
Patent Number: 7,357,980

Inventors: Kono; Miyuki (Kokubunji, JP), Umemura; Shin-ichiro (Hachioji, JP), Miyatake; Takafumi (Hachioji, JP), Harada; Kunio (Hachioji, JP), Ito; Yoshitoshi (Ome, JP), Ueki; Hironori (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Personal identification system
Patent Number: 8,149,393

Inventors: Kori; Teruhiko (Kanagawa, JP), Otsuka; Masaya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Copy protection apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,151,071

Inventors: Korol; Steven Van Cleve (Dundee, OR), Slotto; Steven Ross (Camas, WA), Pinson; Britton T. (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Waste phase change ink recycling
Patent Number: 8,147,049

Inventors: Kos; Thomas (Orland Park, IL), Grzesiak; Anthony (Sauk Village, IL), Horner; Andrew (St. John, IN)
Title: Torque converter with a lock-up clutch assembly having a floating friction disk
Patent Number: 7,357,233

Inventors: Koshinz; Dennis G. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Enhanced signal detection of optically encoded particles via flare
Patent Number: 7,359,056

Inventors: Kotta; Srinivas (Hyderabad, IN), Patel; Mehulkumar J. (Bangalore, IN), Sainath; Venkatesh (Bangalore, IN), Srinivasan; Vaidyanathan (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Placement of input / output adapter cards in a server
Patent Number: 9,304,799

Inventors: Koyama; Shigenobu (Nagoya, JP), Imaeda; Kaori (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Thin-film magnetic sensor including a GMR film and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,304,176

Inventors: Kozaki; Shinya (Tokyo, JP), Honma; Tsutomu (Atsugi, JP), Yano; Tetsuya (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Process for formation of pattern of polyhydroxyalkanoate
Patent Number: 7,358,070

Inventors: Krampotich; Dennis (Shakopee, MN), Kostecka; Ryan (Bernsville, MN)
Title: Rear drawer latch
Patent Number: 8,150,229

Inventors: Krauter; Jochen (Hildrizhausen, DE), Frank; Holger (Pfullingen, DE)
Title: Device and method for cooling an electronics unit
Patent Number: 7,359,194

Inventors: Kresse; Heiko (Obernkirchen, DE), Stelter; Andreas (Minden, DE), Schaeffer; Ralf (Hille, DE)
Title: Automation device
Patent Number: 7,359,812

Inventors: Krieg; Arthur M. (Wellesley, MA), Klinman; Dennis (Potomac, MD), Steinberg; Alfred D. (Potomac, MD)
Title: Immunomodulatory oligonucleotides
Patent Number: 8,148,340

Inventors: Krittian; Lukas (Aschaffenburg, DE), Bergmann; Martin (Schaafheim, DE), Langen; Alfred (Aschaffenburg, DE)
Title: Hydrostatic starter device of an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 9,303,612

Inventors: Krivoruchko; Mike (Forestville, CA), Berthiaume; William (Santa Rosa, CA), Tran; Don (Windsor, CA), Kristoffersen; Kris (Santa Rosa, CA), Griswold; Erik (Santa Rosa, CA), Swanson; Vance (Santa Rosa, CA), Singkeo; Somboune (Santa Rosa, CA), Bilge; Fertac (Santa Rosa, CA), Miller; Sean (Santa Rosa, CA)
Title: Stent delivery system
Patent Number: 7,356,903

Inventors: Kroeger; Robert John (Kitchener, CA), Samuel; Fady (Kitchener, CA), Jain; Varun (Kitchener, CA)
Title: Systems and method for object selection on presence sensitive devices
Patent Number: 9,304,656

Inventors: Kroeselberg; Dirk (Munchen, DE)
Title: Method of protecting an identity of a mobile station in a communications network
Patent Number: 9,307,402

Inventors: Kropp; Jorg-Reinhardt (Berlin, DE)
Title: Transmitter and/or receiver arrangement of optical signal transmission
Patent Number: 7,359,646

Inventors: Kruglick; Ezekiel (Poway, CA)
Title: Function-targeted virtual machine switching
Patent Number: 9,304,795

Inventors: Kruglick; Ezekiel (Poway, CA)
Title: Smart power background to validate user
Patent Number: 9,306,963

Inventors: Kruip; Marcel Jan Marie (Oxford, GB)
Title: Magnetic resonance device
Patent Number: 8,148,987

Inventors: Kubo; Katsutoshi (Yaita, JP)
Title: Sound signal processing device, sound signal processing method, sound signal processing program, storage medium, and display device
Patent Number: 8,150,066

Inventors: Kubo; Kouji (Tokyo, JP), Aihara; Yasunori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Nailing machine
Patent Number: 7,357,286

Inventors: Kubota; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Superconducting current limiting element
Patent Number: 7,359,165

Inventors: Kudo; Genichiro (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Optical scanning apparatus and image forming apparatus including the same
Patent Number: 8,149,477

Inventors: Kudo; Toshihiko (Toride, JP)
Title: Cleaning apparatus having a feeding member and a driving mechanism and image forming apparatus using same
Patent Number: 8,150,307

Inventors: Kudoh; Tomoyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Lens apparatus and imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 8,149,521

Inventors: Kulpa; Walter J. (Trumbull, CT)
Title: System for independent translational motion on two axes using one motor
Patent Number: 7,357,480

Inventors: Kumasaka; Yoshinori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Packing body
Patent Number: 8,146,742

Inventors: Kume; Harumi (Chita-gun, JP)
Title: Brush device for rotary electric machine
Patent Number: 7,358,641

Inventors: Kunieda; Hironori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Airtight coaxial connector
Patent Number: 9,306,317

Inventors: Kuno; Hiroyuki (Aichi, JP)
Title: Sheet aligning device, sheet processing device, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,146,909

Inventors: Kuramoto; Shigeyuki (Yao, JP)
Title: Simultaneous broadcasting receiver
Patent Number: 7,359,336

Inventors: Kurashina; Hiroyasu (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Printing tape, tape cartridge provided therewith, and tape printing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,357,585

Inventors: Kuribayashi; Hideto (Kawasaki, JP), Fukui; Toshifumi (Yokohama, JP), Yoshii; Hiroto (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Probe, probe set, probe-immobilized carrier, and genetic testing method
Patent Number: 8,148,073

Inventors: Kurimoto; Takeshi (Echi-gun, JP), Takedomi; Akifumi (Higashiomi, JP), Hiraoka; Kenji (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Airbag apparatus
Patent Number: 7,357,411

Inventors: Kuriyama; Chojiro (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Solid electrolytic capacitor
Patent Number: 7,359,181

Inventors: Kurokawa; Tomoko (Kawasaki, JP), Hirayama; Nobuyuki (Fujisawa, JP), Sakurai; Masataka (Kawasaki, JP), Kasai; Ryo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Head substrate, printhead, head cartridge, and printing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,147,039

Inventors: Kuroki; Kunihiro (Isesaki, JP), Ootsu; Naoki (Isesaki, JP)
Title: Fiber reinforced plastic molding material and fiber reinforced plastic molded article
Patent Number: 8,148,469

Inventors: Kurosawa; Yuichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Rotary actuator for auto-focusing a camera lens
Patent Number: 8,149,520

Inventors: Kusatsugu; Takashi (Aichi, JP), Takahashi; Yutaka (Aichi, JP), Kuroyanagi; Kenichi (Aichi, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus with a rotatable monitor
Patent Number: 8,149,316

Inventors: Kusayanagi; Michio (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Packet switch for interfacing between LAN and WAN
Patent Number: 7,359,389

Inventors: Kutami; Atsushi (Numazu, JP), Yamamoto; Makoto (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method for cleaning reversible thermosensitive recording medium, and image processing method
Patent Number: 8,148,298

Inventors: Kuyper-Hammond; Michael Peter (Kaltbrunn, CH), Osborne; Michael Charles (Au, CH), Visegrady; Tamas (Zurich, CH)
Title: Multi-modal one-dimensional barcodes
Patent Number: 8,146,816

Inventors: Kwan; Derek (Ontario, CA), Lee; Angela Y. (New Market, CA)
Title: Identification display
Patent Number: 9,305,440

Inventors: Kwon; Chang-yeul (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Seong-soo (Seoul, KR), Oh; Ji-sung (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Ki-bo (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for wireless communication in high-frequency band
Patent Number: 8,149,795

Inventors: Kwon; Mu-sik (Seoul, KR), Cho; Nam-ik (Seoul, KR), Kim; Sang-ho (Hwaseong-si, KR), Kim; Beom-su (Seoul, KR), Seo; Won-kyo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method, apparatus, and computer-readable recording medium for converting document image captured by using camera to dewarped document image
Patent Number: 9,305,211

Inventors: Kwon; Yong-sik (Seoul, KR), Jeong; Jin-hee (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jung-jin (Daegu, KR)
Title: Channel estimation apparatus and method in digital communication system
Patent Number: 7,359,431

Inventors: Kyuma; Kenji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image capture apparatus, control method thereof, program, and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,149,291

Inventors: Laakkonen; Pasi (Joensuu, FI), Orava; Joni (Joensuu, FI), Carelse; Jeroen (Hattula, FI)
Title: Diffractive color system
Patent Number: 8,146,950

Inventors: Labarbe; Rudi (Cardiff, GB), Sewell; Roger (Cambridge, GB), Pumphrey; Sam (Cambridge, GB)
Title: System and method for time correlated multi-photon counting measurements
Patent Number: 8,150,636

Inventors: Labrou; Yannis (Washington, DC), Stergiou; Stergios (Sunnyvale, CA), Marvit; David L. (San Francisco, CA), Reinhardt; Albert (Albany, CA)
Title: Facilitating display of an interactive and dynamic cloud of terms related to one or more input terms
Patent Number: 8,150,829

Inventors: Lacapra; Francesco (Sunnyvale, CA), Steele; Peter Wallace (Campbell, CA), Sartirana; Bruno (Loomis, CA), Hua; Ernest Ying Sue (Cupertino, CA), Lin; I Chung Joseph (San Jose, CA), Li; Samuel Sui-Lun (Pleasanton, CA), Diller; Nathanael John (San Francisco, CA), Ramsdell; Thomas Reynold (Palos Verdes, CA), Nguyen; Don (Tracy, CA), Tran; Kyle Dinh (San Jose, CA)
Title: Peer-to-peer redundant file server system and methods
Patent Number: 9,305,015

Inventors: Lahousse; Bruno R. (Montpellier, FR), McClure; Alan G. (Sahuarita, AZ), O'Connor; Terry (High Peak, GB)
Title: Setting copy permissions for target data in a copy relationship
Patent Number: 9,304,870

Inventors: Lai; Chih-Chen (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Power source system with continuously adjustable output
Patent Number: 8,148,847

Inventors: Lai; Tin H. (San Jose, CA), Wong; Wilson (San Francisco, CA), Shumarayev; Sergey (San Leandro, CA)
Title: Dynamic bias circuit
Patent Number: 7,358,883

Inventors: Lai; Yhean-Sen (Warren, NJ)
Title: Single path front end with digital AGC in SDARS system
Patent Number: 7,359,690

Inventors: Lampson; Butler W. (Cambridge, MA), DeTreville; John D. (Seattle, WA), England; Paul (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Attesting to a value of a register and/or memory region
Patent Number: 7,356,682

Inventors: Landherr; Frank J. (Cary, IL), Biewer; John A. (Palm Harbor, FL), Din; Shahid (Palm Harbor, FL), Do; David (Valrico, FL), Gilbert; Rick (Palm Harbor, FL), Alberti; James J. (St. Petersburg, FL), Pennington; David W. (Fox Lake, IL), Romack; Joe (Clearwater, FL)
Title: Apparatus and method for connecting and disconnecting flexible tubing
Patent Number: 8,146,642

Inventors: Landsberger; Leslie M. (Montreal, CA), Grudin; Oleg (Montreal, CA), Frolov; Gennadiy (Montreal, CA)
Title: Power-measured pulses for thermal trimming
Patent Number: 8,149,081

Inventors: Lang; Hubert (Au an der Donau, AT), Rumpf; Thomas (Gmunden, AT)
Title: Alloy, in particular for a bearing coating
Patent Number: 8,147,981

Inventors: Lange; Roland (Nottensdorf, DE), Ebeling; Stefan (Wilhelmshaven, DE), Gartner; Jens (Hamburg, DE), Kohler; Andreas (Hamburg, DE), Kotian; Raj (Hamburg, DE), Hoffmann; Ralph (Werle, DE)
Title: Self-aligning connector for data and/or power transmission
Patent Number: 9,306,331

Inventors: Lanterman; Daniel (College Park, MD), Sherlock; Mary (Waldorf, MD), Rolfe; George Shane (Hollywood, MD), Young; Taylor (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Symmetical initiation distributor for use in explosive detonation trains with an offset orientation
Patent Number: 9,303,966

Inventors: Laskey; Ronald A. (Cambridge, GB), Williams; Gareth H. (Cambridge, GB), Coleman; Nicholas (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Detection of dysplastic or neoplastic cells using anti-MCM6 antibodies
Patent Number: 8,148,087

Inventors: Lau; Jesper (Farum, DK), Vedso; Per (Vaerlose, DK), Kodra; Janos Tibor (Copenhagen, DK), Murray; Anthony (Hellerup, DK), Jeppesen; Lone (Virum, DK), Ankersen; Michael (Stenlose, DK), Subramanian; Govindan (High Point, NC), Mjalli; Adnan M. M. (Jamestown, NC), Andrews; Robert Carl (Jamestown, NC), Polisetti; Dharma Rao (High Point, NC), Christen; Daniel Peter (High Point, NC)
Title: N-heteroaryl indole carboxamides and analogues thereof, for use as glucokinase activators in the treatment of diabetes
Patent Number: 8,148,413

Inventors: Lau; Onchuen (Daryn) (Saratoga, CA), Ornes; Matthew D. (Madison, WI), Bergen; Chris D. (Cupertino, CA), Divivier; Robert J. (San Jose, CA), Chui; Gene K. (Campbell, CA), Norrie; Christopher I. W. (San Jose, CA), Chui; King-Shing (Frank) (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Variably delayable transmission of packets between independently clocked source, intermediate, and destination circuits while maintaining orderly and timely processing in one or both of the intermediate and destination circuits
Patent Number: 7,356,722

Inventors: Lau; Victor (Marlboro, MA), Seto; Pak-lung (Shrewsbury, MA)
Title: Multi-threaded transmit transport engine for storage devices
Patent Number: 8,149,854

Inventors: Lauritsch; Gunter (Erlangen, DE), Dennerlein; Frank (Eckental, DE)
Title: Method for reconstructing a CT image using an algorithm for a short-scan circle combined with various lines
Patent Number: 7,359,477

Inventors: Lauw; Hiang P (Corvallis, OR), Uhlir-Tsang; Linda C. (Corvallis, OR), Moffatt; John R (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Dye-based ink
Patent Number: 8,147,602

Inventors: Lawson; Jimmy (San Jose, CA), Karchmer; David (Los Altos, CA), Khalaf; Marwan A (San Carlos, CA)
Title: Mask-programmable logic device with programmable portions
Patent Number: 7,358,766

Inventors: Ledbetter; Jeffrey A. (Shoreline, WA), Hayden-Ledbetter; Martha Susan (Shoreline, WA)
Title: Binding domain-immunoglobulin fusion proteins
Patent Number: 8,147,835

Inventors: Lee; Cliff (Portland, OR), Gardiner; Scott T. (Beaverton, OR), Krieger; Jeffrey L. (Portland, OR), Hsu; Jen-Tai (El Dorado Hills, CA), Deng; Fei (Folsom, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus to boost high-speed I/O signal performance using semi-interleaved transmitter/receiver pairs at silicon die bump and package layout interfaces
Patent Number: 7,356,796

Inventors: Lee; Dar-Shyang (Fremont, CA), Hull; Jonnathan (San Carlos, CA)
Title: Compressed document matching
Patent Number: 7,359,901

Inventors: Lee; Gwo Giun (Tainan, TW), Wang; Ming-Jiun (Tainan, TW), Huang; Ling-Hsiu (Tainan, TW)
Title: Method and system of extracting a perceptual feature set
Patent Number: 8,150,150

Inventors: Lee; Jae Hyuk (Busan, KR)
Title: Door assembly for use in a home appliance
Patent Number: 7,357,467

Inventors: Lee; Jin Woo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Solar cell and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 9,306,092

Inventors: Lee; Jun Hee (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Automatic supplying device of door hinges
Patent Number: 9,305,417

Inventors: Lee; Jung Hoon (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Kyu Song (Daejeon, KR), Park; Beom Jun (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Byeong Nam (Daejeon, KR)
Title: System and method for removing channel phase error in a phase comparison direction finder
Patent Number: 8,149,167

Inventors: Lee; Jung Hun (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: RCC connection establishment method and apparatus in communication system background of the invention
Patent Number: 9,306,710

Inventors: Lee; Kang Ju (Gyeongsan-si, KR), Park; Sin Kyun (Gumi-si, KR)
Title: Method for driving backlight unit
Patent Number: 7,358,687

Inventors: Lee; Poche (Taichung, TW), Chang; Kuo-Wen (Taichung, TW), Liao; Long-Sheng (Taichung, TW)
Title: Imaging lens
Patent Number: 9,304,294

Inventors: Lee; Seung-Woo (Seoul, KR), Kim; Young-Ki (Kyungsangbuk-do, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display having gray voltages and driving apparatus and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,358,947

Inventors: Lee; Tae-Jin (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Jong-Dae (Seoul, KR), Ok; Jung-Soo (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display and assembly thereof
Patent Number: 7,357,559

Inventors: Lee; Yang Jic (Gwacheon-si, KR), Lee; Sang Chul (Namyangju-si, KR), Chae; Yeong Sook (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Storage having pair of drawers drawn in opposite directions
Patent Number: 9,301,608

Inventors: Lee; Young Ho (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Keum Bum (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Min Yong (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Hyung Suk (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Baek; Seung Beom (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Fabrication method of semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 9,305,775

Inventors: Lefebvre; Pascal Albert Emile (Brussels, BE)
Title: Network for exchanging packet signals via a pooled connection
Patent Number: 8,149,845

Inventors: Legay; Herve (Plaisance du Touch, FR), Caille; Gerard (Tournefeuille, FR), Laisne; Alexandre (Vains, FR), Cadoret; David (Rennes, FR), Gillard; Raphael (Rennes, FR)
Title: Phase shifter module whose linear polarization and resonant length are varied by means of MEMS switches
Patent Number: 7,358,915

Inventors: Leggatt; Lesley (Glendale, AZ), Malnati; Leigh R. (Mountain Lakes, NJ), Nulle; Danielle (Atlantic Highlands, NJ), Winter; Ursula (Valley Stream, NY), Haas; Jeannine (Ridgewood, NJ), Sun; Cecilia (New York, NY)
Title: Methods, apparatus and computer program products for interfacing automatic bill payment systems with card issuer database systems
Patent Number: 8,150,754

Inventors: Leggette; Wesley (Chicago, IL), Baptist; Andrew (Chicago, IL), Dhuse; Greg (Chicago, IL), Resch; Jason K. (Chicago, IL), Volvovski; Ilya (Chicago, IL), Motwani; Manish (Chicago, IL), Gladwin; S. Christopher (Chicago, IL), Grube; Gary W. (Barrington Hills, IL), Shirley, Jr.; Thomas Franklin (Wauwatosa, WI)
Title: Analyzing found data in a distributed storage and task network
Patent Number: 9,304,858

Inventors: Leggette; Wesley (Chicago, IL), Resch; Jason K. (Chicago, IL), Baptist; Andrew (Chicago, IL)
Title: Retrieving data from a distributed storage network
Patent Number: 9,304,857

Inventors: Lehto; Jeffrey S. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Current feedback amplifiers
Patent Number: 7,358,777

Inventors: Leichtling; Ivan J. (Redmond, WA), Ben-Shachar; Ido M. (Sammamish, WA), Schmieder; Robert W. (Issaquah, WA), Young; Kenneth L. (Sammamish, WA), Gill; Sukvinder S. (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Methods of annotating a collaborative application display
Patent Number: 7,356,563

Inventors: Lemme; Charles D. (Tucson, AZ), Rizzo, Jr.; Vincent R. (Tucson, AZ), Druyor-Sanchez; Bobbi (Mesa, AZ), Ford; Anthony (Tucson, AZ), Heilman; Bronwen (Tucson, AZ), McDaniel; Darin (Tucson, AZ), McGraw; Brian (Tucson, AZ), Mead; Stephen (Bradenton, FL), Richards; William (Tucson, AZ), Showalter; Wayne (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Method and apparatus for modifying pressure within a fluid dispenser
Patent Number: 8,147,773

Inventors: Lende; Gunnar (Sandnes, NO)
Title: Cement composition for use with a formate-based drilling fluid comprising an alkaline buffering agent
Patent Number: 7,357,834

Inventors: Lenglet; Eric (Rueil Malmaison, FR), Boudet; Nicolas (Lyons, FR), Hoffman; Frederic (Sainte Foy les Lyon, FR)
Title: Reactor for chemical conversion of a feed with added heat, and crosswise flow of feed and catalyst
Patent Number: 7,357,855

Inventors: Lengsfeld; Hauke (Helmste, DE), Helfrich; Felix Caspar (Hamburg, DE), Marquardt; Hans (Fredenbeck, DE)
Title: Component with carbon nanotubes
Patent Number: 8,146,861

Inventors: Lennen; Gary (Cupertino, CA), Keal; William Kerry (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: System and method for enhanced data decode in a GPS receiver
Patent Number: 8,151,170

Inventors: Lennert; Joseph F. (Bolingbrook, IL), Retzner; Bill (Wheaton, IL), Rodgers; Monica G. (Naperville, IL), Ruel; Bernard G. (Naperville, IL), Sundararajan; Srinivasan (Naperville, IL), Wolfson; Paul D. (Skokie, IL)
Title: Restoration of network element through employment of bootable image
Patent Number: 7,356,729

Inventors: Leobandung; Effendi (Stormville, NY), Li; Ning (White Plains, NY), Ning; Tak H. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Plouchart; Jean-Olivier (New York, NY), Sadana; Devendra K. (Pleasantville, NY)
Title: Optoelectronic devices with back contact
Patent Number: 9,305,964

Inventors: Leoncavallo; Richard A. (Niagara Falls, NY), Baird; Peter K. (Honeoye Falls, NY)
Title: Flexible container handling system
Patent Number: 8,146,762

Inventors: Letemplier; Alain (Mayenne, FR)
Title: Method and device for controlling peak power and pulse width of a broadband gaussian pulse high-power RF transmitter
Patent Number: 8,149,908

Inventors: Levien; Royce A. (Lexington, MA), Lord; Richard T. (Tacoma, WA), Lord; Robert W. (Seattle, WA), Malamud; Mark A. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Methods and systems for speech adaptation data
Patent Number: 9,305,565

Inventors: Li; Hua (Kunshan, CN), Wang; Zhen-Hua (Kunshan, CN)
Title: Well co-plane card edge connector
Patent Number: 9,306,359

Inventors: Li; Jicheng (Shnzhen, CN), Yan; Jun (Shenzhen, CN), Wu; Xiangyang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: System, method and apparatus for establishing interactive media session based on IP multimedia subsystem
Patent Number: 8,150,975

Inventors: Li; Renhua (Fishers, IN), Wallace; Owen Brendan (Westfield, IN), Xu; Yanping (Noblesville, IN)
Title: Inhibitors of 11-beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase 1
Patent Number: 8,148,534

Inventors: Li; Shaoping (Naperville, IL), Xue; Song (Edina, MN), Gao; Kaizhong (Bloomington, MN), Montemorra; Michael R. (Longmont, CO), Ryan; Patrick (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Magnetic sensor that combines both CPP and CIP modes of operation
Patent Number: 7,359,161

Inventors: Li; Tingkai (Vancouver, WA), Hsu; Sheng Teng (Camas, WA)
Title: Method of selective formation of compound semiconductor-on-silicon wafer with silicon nanowire buffer layer
Patent Number: 7,358,160

Inventors: Li; Wenlong (Beijing, CN), Li; Jianguo (Beijing, CN), Wang; Tao (Beijing, CN)
Title: Identifying patterns in data
Patent Number: 8,150,211

Inventors: Li; Wenlong (Beijing, CN), Wang; Tao (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Yimin (Beijing, CN)
Title: Accelerating the hough transform
Patent Number: 8,150,207

Inventors: Li; Yong (Newton, MA), Lieu; Hanson (Milton Keynes, GB), Liu; Ron (San Jose, CA), Pu; Xiaoyan (Chelmsford, MA)
Title: Determine variable wait time in an asynchronous call-back system based on calculated average sub-queue wait time
Patent Number: 9,304,814

Inventors: Li; Yong (Torrance, CA)
Title: Digital implementation of power factor correction
Patent Number: 7,359,224

Inventors: Li; Zhen G. (Shanghai, CN), Zhang; Jun W. (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Registration of CIM agent to management agent and system
Patent Number: 9,305,078

Inventors: Liao; Ying-Ze (Yunlin County, TW), Yu; Pei (Hsinchu, TW), Fang; Yung-Sheng (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Method of optimizing the width of transaction ID for an interconnecting bus
Patent Number: 9,304,959

Inventors: Liebchen; Tilman (Berlin, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method of encoding and decoding audio signal
Patent Number: 8,149,876

Inventors: Liebchen; Tilman (Berlin, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method of encoding and decoding audio signal
Patent Number: 8,149,877

Inventors: Liebchen; Tilman (Berlin, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method of encoding and decoding audio signal
Patent Number: 8,149,878

Inventors: Lim; Jaewon (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Jihwan (Daejeon, KR), Chong; Song (Daejeon, KR), Mo; Jeonghoon (Seoul, KR), Kim; Byounghoon (Anyang-si, KR), Kwak; Jungho (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for selecting processing speed of processor and wireless network
Patent Number: 9,307,494

Inventors: Lim; Jaewon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Suhwook (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Bonghoe (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method of initializing a channel in a medical body area network
Patent Number: 9,307,343

Inventors: Limberg; Allen LeRoy (Port Charlotte, FL)
Title: System of robust DTV signal transmissions that legacy DTV receivers will disregard
Patent Number: 8,149,939

Inventors: Lin; Chia-Cheng (Yungkun, TW)
Title: Wafer pod with working sheet holder
Patent Number: 7,357,256

Inventors: Lin; Ching-Wei (Tao-Yuan Hsien, TW), Jan; Chueh-Kuei (Taipei, TW), Hsieh; Meng-Hsun (Tai-Chung, TW)
Title: Systems and methods for generating reference voltages
Patent Number: 8,149,232

Inventors: Lin; Chun Chieh (Taichung, TW), Yeo; Yee-Chia (Albany, CA), Huang; Chien-Chao (Hsin-Chu, TW), Wang; Chao-Hsiung (Hsin-Chu, TW), Chang; Tien-Chih (Taipei, TW), Hu; Chenming (Alamo, CA), Yang; Fu-Liang (Taipei, TW), Chen; Shih-Chang (Taoyuan, TW), Liang; Mong-Song (Hsin-Chu, TW), Yao; Liang-Gi (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Relaxed silicon germanium substrate with low defect density
Patent Number: 7,357,838

Inventors: Lin; Chun-Ching (Hsin-chu, TW), Lo; Shih-Yung (Hsin-chu, TW)
Title: Method for real time data replication
Patent Number: 7,356,550

Inventors: Lin; Chun-Hua (Hsin-Chu, TW), Karasawa; Fumiaki (Hsin-Chu, TW), Huang; Chun-Chieh (Hsin-Chu, TW), Huang; Shih-Lang (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Stress sensor and assembly method thereof
Patent Number: 8,146,440

Inventors: Lin; Hou-Yao (Taipei Hsien, TW), Yu; Sheng-Jung (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Camera module with dual lens modules and image sensors
Patent Number: 8,149,327

Inventors: Lin; Mou-Shiung (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Top layers of metal for high performance IC's
Patent Number: 7,358,610

Inventors: Lin; Po-Jung (Kaohsiung, TW), Chen; Shuei-Lin (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Routable image pipeline device
Patent Number: 8,150,215

Inventors: Lin; Yih-Ann (Jhudong Township, Hsinchu County, TW), Chen; Ryan Chia-Jen (Chiayi, TW), Chen; Chien-Hao (Chuangwei Township, Ilan County, TW), Huang; Kuo-Tai (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Yi-Hsing (Changhua, TW), Lin; Jr Jung (Wurih Township, Taichung County, TW), Lin; Yu-Chao (Rende Township, Tainan County, TW)
Title: Methods of fabricating high-k metal gate devices
Patent Number: 8,148,249

Inventors: Lindenbaum; Kurt Milan (Owatonna, MN)
Title: Soybean cultivar 05KL135089
Patent Number: 8,148,613

Inventors: Linder; Rudolf (Constance, DE), Dietrich; Rango (Constance, DE)
Title: Pharmaceutical preparation in the form of a suspension comprising an acid-labile active ingredient
Patent Number: 7,357,943

Inventors: Ling; Curtis (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Method and system for caching content for mobile distribution
Patent Number: 9,306,684

Inventors: Lipsanen; Matti (Turku, FI), Naumi; Tero (Koski Tl, FI), Aaltonen; Janne (Turku, FI), Salo; Juha (Littoinen, FI)
Title: Method and apparatus for obtaining data information
Patent Number: 7,359,375

Inventors: Lipski; Bruce (Leesburg, VA), Miller; Gary (Kearneysville, WV), Corp; David (Clifton, VA)
Title: Apparatus and method for increasing optical density of SONET multiplexer using integral components
Patent Number: 7,359,410

Inventors: Liu; Changlu (San Diego, CA), Lovenberg; Timothy W. (San Diego, CA), Wu; Jiejun (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods of identifying modulators of GPR81 receptors
Patent Number: 8,148,056

Inventors: Liu; Chien-Hung (Hsinchu, TW), Yang; Ming-Huan (Hsinchu, TW), Chang; Jane (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Chun-Jung (Hsinchu, TW), Cheng; Chao-Kai (Hsinchu, TW), Liu; Kou-Chen (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Method of forming a conductive via plug
Patent Number: 7,358,184

Inventors: Liu; Dong-hong (Changhua, TW), Tsao; Hen-wai (Taipei, TW)
Title: Low complexity acquisition method for GNSS
Patent Number: 8,149,900

Inventors: Liu; Jerry (Atlanta, GA), Hartselle; William A. (Norcross, GA)
Title: Saving information from information retrieval systems
Patent Number: 7,359,491

Inventors: Liu; Lianjun (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Three dimensional integrated passive device and method of fabrication
Patent Number: 8,148,793

Inventors: Liu; Lianjun (Chandler, AZ), Miller; Melvy F. (Tempe, AZ)
Title: MEMS capacitive device and method of forming same
Patent Number: 8,149,564

Inventors: Liu; Min (Redmond, WA), Yuan; Po (Renton, WA), Turner, Jr.; Richard S. (Woodinville, WA)
Title: Automatic analysis and adjustment of digital images with exposure problems
Patent Number: 7,359,572

Inventors: Liu; Qiong (Milpitas, CA), Yang; Ming (Evanston, IL), Turner; Althea (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: System and methods for vital sign estimation from passive thermal video
Patent Number: 8,149,273

Inventors: Liu; Wei (Bellevue, WA), Kahle; Steven H. (Edmonds, WA)
Title: Data-aware cache state machine
Patent Number: 7,356,651

Inventors: Lohf; Astrid (Erlangen, DE), Wenzel; Waldemar (Furth, DE)
Title: Microfluidic system
Patent Number: 8,146,650

Inventors: Lopp; Margus (Tallinn, EE), Paju; Anne (Tallinn, EE), Eek; Margus (Harjumaa, EE), Laos; Marit (Tallinn, EE), Pehk; Tonis (Tallinn, EE), Jaalaid; Raissa (Tallinn, EE)
Title: Esters of (2-hydroxy-3-oxo-cyclopent-1-enyl) acetic acid and their use for preparing (-)-R-homocitric acid gamma-lactone, (+)-S-homocitric acid gamma-lactone and the corresponding (-)-R-homocitric acid and (+)-S-homocitric acid salts
Patent Number: 8,148,568

Inventors: Lordi; Vincenzo (Livermore, CA)
Title: Dynamic pattern generator for controllably reflecting charged-particles
Patent Number: 7,358,512

Inventors: Louis; Christian (Aubagne, FR), Huppert; Jean (L'Etrat, FR), Tropiano; Patrick (Marseilles, FR), Dufour; Thierry (Olivet, FR)
Title: Vertebral cage device with modular fixation
Patent Number: 8,147,556

Inventors: Lowell; Mark (Goucester, VA)
Title: Removable baffles for mixing vessel
Patent Number: 9,302,233

Inventors: Lu; Minhua (Mohegan Lake, NY), Nah; Jae-Woong (Closter, NJ)
Title: Intermetallic compound filled vias
Patent Number: 9,305,866

Inventors: Lu; Xiaolin (Middletown, NJ)
Title: Communication network apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,149,734

Inventors: Lua; Edmund Koon Tian (Singapore, SG), Leng; Nam Yin (Singapore, SG)
Title: Semiconductor substrates including I/O redistribution using wire bonds and anisotropically conductive film, methods of fabrication and assemblies including same
Patent Number: 7,358,178

Inventors: Luker; Timothy Jon (Loughborough, GB), Mohammed; Rukhsana Tasneem (Loughborough, GB), Thom; Stephen (Loughborough, GB), Patel; Anil (Loughborough, GB)
Title: Compounds
Patent Number: 8,148,572

Inventors: Luna; Michael Edward Smith (San Jose, CA), Donaldson; Thomas Alan (London, GB), Pang; Hawk (San Jose, CA)
Title: Smart media device ecosystem using local data and remote social graph data
Patent Number: 9,306,897

Inventors: Lundstedt; Torbjorn (Uppsala, SE), Skottner; Anna (Ekero, SE), Seifert; Elisabeth (Uppsala, SE)
Title: Use of benzylideneaminoguanidines and hydroxyguanidines as melanocortin receptor ligands
Patent Number: 8,148,429

Inventors: Luo; Guanghong (Fremont, CA), Hong; Liubo (San Jose, CA), Zhu; Honglin (Fremont, CA), Li; Yun-Fei (Fremont, CA), Chen; Yingjian (Fremont, CA)
Title: Method for providing a perpendicular magnetic recording (PMR) transducer
Patent Number: 8,146,236

Inventors: Lv; Qibiao (Guangdong, CN)
Title: Liquid crystal panel and manufacturing method of the liquid crystal panel
Patent Number: 9,305,982

Inventors: Ma; Choi Chi Evelene (Ashfield, AU)
Title: Dual mode timeline interface
Patent Number: 7,359,617

Inventors: Ma; Yawei (San Diego, CA), Yamada; Ichiro (Del Mar, CA)
Title: Keyboard and display screen in separate housings connected by cam assemblies that tilt responsive to movement between the housings
Patent Number: 8,149,581

Inventors: Ma; Yi (Santa Clara, CA), Gopalan; Chakravarthy (Santa Clara, CA), Gallo; Antonio R. (San Mateo, CA), Wang; Janet (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Fabrication methods of conducting bridge random access memory (CBRAM) device structures
Patent Number: 9,306,161

Inventors: MacAdam; Scott (Calgary, CA)
Title: Dual-pressure fixed bed chemical looping process for enhanced oil recovery
Patent Number: 9,303,867

Inventors: Mach; Ronald Edward (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Secured inter-processor and virtual device communications system
Patent Number: 8,147,326

Inventors: Mackin; Ryan Patrick (Milan, IL), Burke; Daniel James (Cordova, IL), Pope; Glenn E. (Viola, IL), Sheidler; Alan David (Moline, IL), Shoemaker; Jim Milton (Bettendorf, IA), Stahlhut; Ronnie Dean (Bettendorf, IA)
Title: Generation and starting system
Patent Number: 8,150,584

Inventors: MacLeod; Stewart P. (Woodinville, WA), Booth; James H. (Barrie, CA), Cameron; Kim (Bellevue, WA), Fischer; Jonathan A. (Carnation, WA), Benson; Max L. (Redmond, WA), Wong; Felix W. (Bellevue, WA), Thompson; Robert Dan (Ft. Worth, TX), Al-Hilali; Hilal (Seattle, WA)
Title: Extending a directory schema independent of schema modification
Patent Number: 7,359,907

Inventors: Madderom; Robert N. (Mokena, IL), Ruggles; Harold T. (Merrillville, IN), Pendrick; Stefan T. (Hammond, IN), Huynh; Brandon R. (Dyer, IN)
Title: Rail cant measurement tool and method
Patent Number: 9,303,364

Inventors: Madhavapeddi; Shreedhar (Seattle, WA), Sundaram; Rajesh (Redmond, WA), Eilebrecht; Eric L. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Methods and computer program products for providing network quality of service for world wide web applications
Patent Number: 7,359,986

Inventors: Maeda; Miho (Tokyo, JP), Mochizuki; Mitsuru (Tokyo, JP), Iwane; Yasushi (Tokyo, JP), Mishuku; Tetsuya (Tokyo, JP), Kusano; Masaaki (Tokyo, JP), Fujie; Ryoichi (Tokyo, JP), Tani; Shigenori (Tokyo, JP), Tada; Keiko (Tokyo, JP), Fukui; Noriyuki (Tokyo, JP), Takano; Michiaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Mobile communications system and mobile terminal
Patent Number: 8,149,749

Inventors: Maeda; Shimon (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Pattern layout designing method, semiconductor device manufacturing method, and computer program product
Patent Number: 8,151,225

Inventors: Maekawa; Takuya (Tokyo, JP), Yokosuka; Yusuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Drawing device and drawing program
Patent Number: 9,305,340

Inventors: Mahe; Gael (Paris, FR), Gilloire; Andre (Lannion, FR)
Title: Method and system of correcting spectral deformations in the voice, introduced by a communication network
Patent Number: 7,359,857

Inventors: Maier; William C. (Almond, NY), Peer; David J. (Olean, NY)
Title: Shaft isolation seal
Patent Number: 8,146,922

Inventors: Maki; Atsushi (Hachioji, JP), Yamashita; Yuuichi (Kawagoe, JP), Yamamoto; Tsuyoshi (Hatoyama, JP), Koizumi; Hideaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical measurement instrument and optical measurement method
Patent Number: 7,359,825

Inventors: Maki; Yoichiro (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Coloring image generating apparatus and coloring image generating method for generating a coloring image from an image using an edge intensity frequency distribution of the image
Patent Number: 8,149,465

Inventors: Malecot; Yves-Michel (Crosville la Vieille, FR), Hungler; Joel (Ailly, FR)
Title: Centre-feed roll and production methods thereof
Patent Number: 8,146,851

Inventors: Mamba; Norio (Kawasaki, JP), Kudo; Yasuyuki (Fujisawa, JP), Sato; Hideo (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Display device for displaying a plurality of images on one screen
Patent Number: 7,358,952

Inventors: Mamba; Takashi (Kitakyushu, JP)
Title: Multi-degree-of-freedom stage control system
Patent Number: 8,148,931

Inventors: Manipatruni; Sasikanth (Hillsboro, OR), Nikonov; Dmitri E. (Beaverton, OR), Young; Ian A. (Portland, OR)
Title: Integrated capacitor based power distribution
Patent Number: 9,305,629

Inventors: Mansfield; Darren (Bergisch Gladbach, DE), Coqueron; Pierre-Yves (Lyons, FR), Rieck; Heiko (Burscheid, DE), Desbordes; Philippe (Lyons, FR), Villier; Alain (Collonges au Mont d'Or, FR), Grosjean-Cournoyer; Marie-Claire (Curis au Mont d'Or, FR), Genix; Pierre (Lyons, FR)
Title: N-alkyl-heterocyclyl carboxamide derivatives
Patent Number: 8,148,538

Inventors: Maranville; Clay (Ypsilanti, MI), Giese; Dieter (Dearborn, MI), Ginder; John (Plymouth, MI), Schmidt; Joe (Milan, MI)
Title: Magnetorheological damping device for reduction or elimination of vibration in steering systems
Patent Number: 9,303,716

Inventors: Marappan; Kumar (Round Rock, TX)
Title: System and method of providing inter-application communications
Patent Number: 9,304,833

Inventors: Markki; Outi (Espoo, FI), Ekberg; Jan-Erik (Helsinki, FI), Kokkinenh; Heikki (Helsinki, FI), Kuoppala; Mika (Espoo, FI)
Title: Content distribution & communication system for enhancing service distribution in short range radio environment
Patent Number: 7,359,674

Inventors: Marks; Daniel (Nyack, NY), Singer; Anthony (Ringwood, NJ), Marks; Howard (Irvington, NY)
Title: Electronic game and method for playing a game based upon removal and replacing symbols in the game metrix
Patent Number: 7,357,713

Inventors: Martin; Arnaud (Brest, FR), Mauuary; Laurent (Lannion, FR)
Title: Speech detection system in an audio signal in noisy surrounding
Patent Number: 7,359,856

Inventors: Martineau; David John (Stouffville, CA)
Title: Automated merging in a software development environment
Patent Number: 9,304,764

Inventors: Martyn; Tom C. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Method for displaying single monitor applications on multiple monitors driven by a personal computer
Patent Number: 7,356,823

Inventors: Marumoto; Takeshi (Osaka, JP), Okamoto; Kiyohide (Osaka, JP)
Title: Traction-drive type driving-force transmission mechanism and image forming apparatus equipped therewith
Patent Number: 8,147,369

Inventors: Maruoka; Kiyoto (Kobe, JP)
Title: Heavy-duty pneumatic tire with L-shaped inner bead apex
Patent Number: 8,146,638

Inventors: Maruyama; Yoshiaki (Tokyo, JP), Yaguchi; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Device, method and program for estimating the number of layers BGA component mounting substrate
Patent Number: 7,356,790

Inventors: Masuda; Haruhiko (Akita, JP), Harada; Shinetsu (Akita, JP)
Title: Clip device for endoscope and clip for endoscope for use therein
Patent Number: 7,357,805

Inventors: Masuda; Kensuke (Kanagawa, JP), Yamanaka; Yuji (Kanagawa, JP), Maruyama; Go (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image capturing device and image capturing system
Patent Number: 9,307,127

Inventors: Masuoka; Nobuo (Chigasaki, JP), Hirata; Koji (Yokohama, JP), Kodera; Yoshie (Chigasaki, JP), Kurihara; Ryuji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Light source for projector and projection type image display apparatus using thereof
Patent Number: 7,357,537

Inventors: Masuyama; Masayuki (Kyoto, JP), Matsunaga; Yoshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Solid-state image pickup device
Patent Number: 8,149,308

Inventors: Mathews; George Morgan (Bristol, GB), Nicholson; David (Bristol, GB)
Title: Target tracking
Patent Number: 9,305,244

Inventors: Matsuda; Hisashi (Hyogo, JP), Sekiguchi; Yuji (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Drive belt
Patent Number: 8,147,365

Inventors: Matsuda; Yasushi (Noda, JP), Shimada; Hidenori (Noda, JP)
Title: Fiber laser oscillator and fiber laser processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,359,411

Inventors: Matsui; Shingo (Yamaguchi, JP)
Title: Ultraviolet light-emitting module and ultraviolet irradiation device
Patent Number: 9,303,841

Inventors: Matsui; Yoshinori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Output circuit for a semiconductor memory device and data output method
Patent Number: 8,149,632

Inventors: Matsumoto; Hitoshi (Nagano-Ken, JP)
Title: Liquid container with internal liquid pack
Patent Number: 7,357,495

Inventors: Matsumoto; Kazuhiro (Saitama, JP), Matsumoto; Hidero (Nishitokyo, JP), Tsujii; Osamu (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Radiographic imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,357,574

Inventors: Matsumoto; Kazuyuki (Okayama, JP), Inoue; Kenichi (Okayama, JP), Inoue; Ken (Okayama, JP)
Title: Powder for underlayer of coating-type magnetic recording medium and magnetic recording medium comprising the same
Patent Number: 7,357,997

Inventors: Matsumoto; Yuji (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Signal detection circuit and signal detection method
Patent Number: 7,358,776

Inventors: Matsunami; Naoto (Hayama, JP), Sonoda; Koji (Sagamihara, JP), Yamamoto; Akira (Sagamihara, JP), Nozawa; Masafumi (Odawara, JP), Iwasaki; Masaaki (Tachikawa, JP)
Title: Storage device
Patent Number: 7,356,660

Inventors: Matsuoka; Toshihiko (Nukata-gun, JP), Ishihara; Hideaki (Okazaki, JP), Sugiura; Yukari (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Microcomputer
Patent Number: 7,356,719

Inventors: Matsushima; Manabu (Kawasaki, JP), Ishioka; Toshikazu (Kawasaki, JP), Takita; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Kajiwara; Yoshifumi (Kawasaki, JP), Sugimori; Kenta (Kawasaki, JP), Yada; Haruyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Yoneyama; Kazunobu (Kawasaki, JP), Kubo; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Mobile terminal device
Patent Number: 8,147,263

Inventors: Matthews; Jeanna N. (Massena, NY), Garney; John I. (Portland, OR)
Title: Preventing storage of streaming accesses in a cache
Patent Number: 7,360,015

Inventors: Mauer; Dieter (Lollar, DE), Roeser; Hermann (Biehertal, DE), Opper; Reinhold (Alten, DE), Wojcik; Andreas (Braunfels, DE), Schoenig; Christian (Kinsau, DE)
Title: Riveting system and process for forming a riveted joint
Patent Number: 8,146,240

Inventors: Maufer; Thomas A. (Menlo Park, CA), Gyugyi; Paul J. (Sunnyvale, CA), Nanda; Sameer (San Jose, CA), Sidenblad; Paul J. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Fragment processing utilizing cross-linked tables
Patent Number: 7,359,983

Inventors: Mayell; Robert J. (San Francisco, CA), Park; Chan Woong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus to improve regulation of a power supply
Patent Number: 7,359,222

Inventors: Mays, II; Stephen D. (Madison, AL), Dernovsek; John J. (Madison, AL), Dyer; Brandon (Huntsville, AL), Pugh; Danny (Harvest, AL)
Title: Method to control striations in a lamp powered by an electronic ballast
Patent Number: 9,307,623

Inventors: McCambridge; James E. (Polo, IL), Langley; Luther D. (Sterling, IL)
Title: Belt or clothing-mountable battery-powered hair clipper with holster
Patent Number: 7,356,934

Inventors: McCausland; Linda Jane (Abingdon, GB), Perkins; John Patrick (Ilminster, GB)
Title: Production of crystalline materials by using high intensity ultrasound
Patent Number: 7,357,835

Inventors: McCourt; Brian (Hopatcong, NJ)
Title: Content and advertising material superdistribution
Patent Number: 8,150,727

Inventors: McDermott; Ian (Lincoln University, PA)
Title: Patient-support apparatus having line management system
Patent Number: 7,357,772

Inventors: McElrea; Simon J. S. (Scotts Valley, CA), Robinson; Marc E. (San Jose, CA), Andrews, Jr.; Lawrence Douglas (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Support mounted electrically interconnected die assembly
Patent Number: 9,305,862

Inventors: McLean; James G. (Fuquay-Varina, NC), Pickover; Clifford A. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Winarski; Daniel J. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Arranging data handling in a computer-implemented system in accordance with reliability ratings based on reverse predictive failure analysis in response to changes
Patent Number: 9,304,860

Inventors: McLuen; Gary R. (Alameda, CA), Hanney; Richard J. (Alameda, CA), Hugens; Daniel W. (Alamo, CA)
Title: Multi-well rotary synthesizer
Patent Number: 8,147,776

Inventors: McQuillan; Jayme (Murfreesboro, TN), Bickel; Jon A. (Murfreesboro, TN)
Title: Automated discovery of devices in large utility monitoring systems
Patent Number: 8,150,950

Inventors: Mead; Randall D. (Reno, NV), Webb; Bayard S. (Sparks, NV), Cuddy; Ryan W. (Reno, NV), Zielinski; John H. (Reno, NV)
Title: Method and gaming device of operating a multiple round game that includes diminishing selection sets
Patent Number: 7,357,712

Inventors: Meier; Thomas (Altendorf, CH), Blondeau; Fabien (Le Landeron, CH), Zanetta; Andre (Neuchatel, CH), Fleury; Emmanuel (Moutier, CH), Dalla Piazza; Silvio (St. Imier, CH), Meister; Pierre-Andre (Bienne, CH)
Title: Resonator mounted in a case incorporating a watch module
Patent Number: 8,149,651

Inventors: Melfi; Michael J. (Euclid, OH)
Title: Methods and apparatus for ride-through operation of a complementary device to a transient power source
Patent Number: 7,358,620

Inventors: Mera; Keisuke (Kawasaki, JP), Esaka; Naoki (Yokohama, JP), Matsuzawa; Shigeo (Chofu, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting VPN communication
Patent Number: 8,149,722

Inventors: Metz; Axel (Alzenau, DE), Bagus; Stefan (Flieden, DE), Dauwe; Stefan (Blankenbach, DE), Droste; Tobias (Darmstadt, DE), Roth; Peter (Hanau, DE), Teppe; Andreas (Constance, DE)
Title: Process for producing a contact area of an electronic component
Patent Number: 8,148,195

Inventors: Metzgen; Paul (Chiswick, GB), Nancekievill; Dominic (High Wycombe, GB)
Title: Efficient multiplexer for programmable chips
Patent Number: 7,358,767

Inventors: Meunier; Julien (Paris, FR)
Title: Retrievable vertical hydrophone cable and method
Patent Number: 9,304,217

Inventors: Meyers; Ronald Everett (Columbia, MD), Rosen; David Lawrence (Rockville, MD), Deacon; Keith Scott (Columbia, MD)
Title: System and method for determining three-dimensional information from two-dimensional images
Patent Number: 8,149,268

Inventors: Mi; Xiang-Dong (Rochester, NY), Kessler; David (Rochester, NY), Kurtz; Andrew F. (Rochester, NY), Ishikawa; Tomohiro (Rochester, NY)
Title: Optical devices of substantially identical crossed sheet polarizer packages with compensator having biaxial plate
Patent Number: 7,359,020

Inventors: Miaille; Gerald P. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Accumulated current counter and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,358,743

Inventors: Micheli; Paul (Glen Ellyn, IL), Drozd; Mitch (Harwood Hts, IL), Gajjar; Nekheel (Chicago, IL)
Title: High swirl air cap
Patent Number: 9,302,281

Inventors: Michl; Harald (Muehldorf, DE)
Title: Process for preparing vinyl acetate with utilization of the heat of reaction
Patent Number: 8,148,570

Inventors: Mikami; Kouichi (Kanagawa, JP), Ishii; Takuya (Osaka, JP), Ryu; Takashi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Current detection circuit and voltage converter using the current detection circuit
Patent Number: 8,149,021

Inventors: Mikijelj; Biljana (Cerritos, CA)
Title: Si.sub.3N.sub.4 insulator material for corona discharge igniter systems
Patent Number: 9,302,944

Inventors: Miller; Jeffrey T. (Naperville, IL), Chen; Bo (Naperville, IL), Colling; Craig W. (Warrenville, IL), Huff, Jr.; George A. (Naperville, IL), Cadwell; Marvin L. (Naperville, IL)
Title: Para-xylene process using perm-selective separations
Patent Number: 7,358,414

Inventors: Miller; Thomas G. (Sunnyvale, CA), Horner; Gregory S. (Santa Clara, CA), Samsavar; Amin (San Jose, CA), Xu; Zhiwei (Sunnyvale, CA), Stevens; Patrick (Norman, OK)
Title: Methods and systems for determining a property of an insulating film
Patent Number: 7,358,748

Inventors: Miller; Thomas J. (Woodbury, MN), Haase; Michael A. (Saint Paul, MN)
Title: Type II broadband or polychromatic LEDs
Patent Number: 8,148,742

Inventors: Miller; Thomas J. (Woodbury, MN), Haase; Michael A. (Saint Paul, MN), Sun; Xiaoguang (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Polychromatic LED's and related semiconductor devices
Patent Number: 8,148,741

Inventors: Millerd; Don (San Diego, CA)
Title: Safety system for a blood collection device
Patent Number: 7,357,783

Inventors: Milne; Eric Lee (Pearland, TX)
Title: MUX BOP database mirroring
Patent Number: 8,149,133

Inventors: Minge; Oliver (Munchen, DE), Ball; Peter (Emmerting, DE), Bortenschlager; Martin (Bergkirchen, DE)
Title: Free-radical polymerization process
Patent Number: 8,148,465

Inventors: Mira Navarro; Miguel Angel (Alicante, ES)
Title: Metering valve for fluid substances
Patent Number: 7,357,278

Inventors: Mittal; Millind (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for secure execution using a secure memory partition
Patent Number: 9,305,183

Inventors: Mittelholzer; Thomas (Zurich, CH), Papandreou; Nikolaos (Thalwil, CH), Pozidis; Charalampos (Thalwil, CH)
Title: Read-detection in multi-level cell memory
Patent Number: 9,305,639

Inventors: Miura; Yoshinao (Kanagawa, JP), Nakayama; Tatsuo (Kanagawa, JP), Inoue; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP), Miyamoto; Hironobu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device using a nitride semiconductor
Patent Number: 9,306,051

Inventors: Miyake; Yasunari (Osaka, JP)
Title: Multi-antenna device and communication device
Patent Number: 9,306,277

Inventors: Miyashita; Takahiro (Kizugawa, JP), Satake; Satoru (Kizugawa, JP), Shiomi; Masahiro (Kizugawa, JP)
Title: Gaming scheme using general mood information
Patent Number: 9,302,178

Inventors: Miyashita; Takuya (Kawasaki, JP), Sekiya; Motoyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Goto; Ryosuke (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Dispersion compensating method, optical transmission system, and optical transmission apparatus
Patent Number: 7,359,645

Inventors: Miyashita; Yukihiro (Tokyo, JP), Miyazaki; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Positioning and clamping apparatus
Patent Number: 8,146,900

Inventors: Miyata; Emi (Toyonaka, JP), Miyaguchi; Kazuhisa (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Radiation detection by dual-faced scintillation
Patent Number: 7,358,500

Inventors: Miyazaki; Norikazu (Funabashi, JP), Hara; Tokutaka (Funabashi, JP)
Title: Optical waveguide modulator with output light monitor
Patent Number: 7,359,581

Inventors: Miyazaki; Tomoyuki (Fukuroi, JP), Kobayashi; Masahiro (Fukuroi, JP)
Title: Friction plate and wet-type multi-plate clutch having such friction plate
Patent Number: 8,146,725

Inventors: Miyoshi; Kenichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Radio transmitter apparatus, radio receiver apparatus, and wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,149,949

Inventors: Mizrachi; Shay (Hod-Hasharon, IL), Shalom; Rafi (Ramat Gan, IL), Grinfeld; Ron (Ramat Gan, IL)
Title: iSCSI receiver implementation
Patent Number: 8,150,935

Inventors: Mizuno; Ikuo (Kyoto, JP), Andou; Mitsuyoshi (Toyama, JP), Suzuki; Noriaki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,148,755

Inventors: Mizuno; Jun (Yokohama, JP), Ishizaki; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Computer system, storage area allocation method, and management computer
Patent Number: 8,151,079

Inventors: Mizutani; Yoichi (Saitama, JP), Takezawa; Masayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Matsumoto; Hideki (Kanagawa, JP), Nakajima; Ken (Tokyo, JP), Yamamoto; Toshihisa (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus with delay and processor to weight lines of delayed image data
Patent Number: 7,358,992

Inventors: Mochizuki; Shinya (Shiroyama-Machi, JP), Akimoto; Motoki (Shiroyama-Machi, JP)
Title: Method of object transfer for a heat treatment system
Patent Number: 8,147,241

Inventors: Mochizuki; Shogo (Clifton Park, NY), Reznicek; Alexander (Troy, NY)
Title: Structure and method to form localized strain relaxed SiGe buffer layer
Patent Number: 9,305,781

Inventors: Moffat; John R. (Greenwood, SC)
Title: Cable limiter and crab limiter employing replaceable fusible element
Patent Number: 7,358,845

Inventors: Mollenauer; Kenneth H. (Portola Valley, CA), Sherman; Darren R. (Portola Valley, CA), Bystrom; Steven R. (Portola Valley, CA), Miner; Cameron (Portola Valley, CA)
Title: Resuscitation device and method
Patent Number: 8,147,434

Inventors: Mollerus; Michael E. (Duluth, MN)
Title: Spectral selection of operating mode in an implantable stimulator device
Patent Number: 8,150,514

Inventors: Montena; Noah P. (Syracuse, NY)
Title: Coaxial cable connector with an internal coupler and method of use thereof
Patent Number: 8,149,127

Inventors: Moon; Joseph Michael (Virginia Beach, VA), Leiato; Joseph E. (Grafenwoehr, DE), Leiato; Timothy Iinug Mark Yataman (Grafenwoehr, DE)
Title: Unit for the electrolysis of water
Patent Number: 8,147,661

Inventors: Moore; John T. (Boise, ID), Blalock; Guy T. (Boise, ID)
Title: Semiconductor structures
Patent Number: 7,358,587

Inventors: Mori; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and computer-readable medium for rasterizing scan line using intermediate data
Patent Number: 9,305,249

Inventors: Mori; Shoji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Game state presenting device, game state presenting method, information recording medium, and program
Patent Number: 8,147,311

Inventors: Morii; Seiji (Nagoya, JP), Fujino; Toshihiro (Kuwana, JP), Sato; Haruyo (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Processes for the recovery of optically active diacyltartaric acids
Patent Number: 7,358,384

Inventors: Moriki; Toshiomi (Kokubunji, JP), Hattori; Naoya (Kokubunji, JP), Tsushima; Yuji (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Virtual machine control method and virtual machine system using prefetch information
Patent Number: 9,304,794

Inventors: Morimoto; Shunichi (Hyogo, JP), Iguchi; Takehiko (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Light source apparatus with power feeder structure
Patent Number: 8,148,901

Inventors: Morishima; Hisayuki (Kawasaki, JP), Suzuki; Takako (Kawasaki, JP), Yamamoto; Yuuki (Kawasaki, JP), Ohno; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP), Okuyama; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Horio; Kenichi (Kawasaki, JP), Kakuta; Jun (Kawasaki, JP), Gunchi; Toshinao (Shinjuku, JP), Tabuchi; Yuji (Shinjuku, JP)
Title: Audio teleconference system with wireless communication portable terminals
Patent Number: 7,359,497

Inventors: Morishita; Takashi (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and storage medium storing diagnostic program used therewith
Patent Number: 8,147,025

Inventors: Morita; Akira (Kawasaki, JP), Yamamoto; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Ueda; Kazuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Mukaide; Taihei (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Freezing detection method for fuel cell
Patent Number: 8,147,132

Inventors: Moriwaki; Yuji (Shizuoka, JP), Tsuchida; Naoki (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Hydraulic valve driving device and engine including the same and vehicle
Patent Number: 7,357,105

Inventors: Moriyama; Takayoshi (Miura, JP), Higuchi; Kazunari (Yokosuka, JP), Hashimoto; Sumio (Yokosuka, JP), Kumashiro; Shinichi (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Light emitting module having heat conductive substrate
Patent Number: 9,303,855

Inventors: Morrow; David (Farmington Hills, MI), Hubbard; Jesse (New York, NY)
Title: No-slip elbow pad
Patent Number: 7,356,849

Inventors: Mortensen; Eric (Latham, NY)
Title: Method for bulk transporting 2,6-xylenol susceptible to oxidative discoloration
Patent Number: 9,302,799

Inventors: Morzano; Christopher K. (Boise, ID), Li; Wen (Boise, ID)
Title: Method and apparatus for converting parallel data to serial data in high speed applications
Patent Number: 7,358,872

Inventors: Motoyama; Tetsuro (Cupertino, CA), Fong; Avery (Castro Valley, CA)
Title: Method and system of remote diagnostic, control and information collection using a dynamic linked library of multiple formats and multiple protocols
Patent Number: 7,356,579

Inventors: Motoyama; Tetsuro (Cupertino, CA), Fong; Avery (Castro Valley, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing multiple vendor support to remotely monitored devices
Patent Number: 7,359,965

Inventors: Motoyama; Tetsuro (Cupertino, CA), Fong; Avery (Castro Valley, CA)
Title: Method and system of remote diagnostic control and information collection using a dynamic linked library of multiple formats and multiple protocols
Patent Number: 7,359,970

Inventors: Motoyama; Tetsuro (Cupertino, CA), Meyer; Christopher (Snellville, GA), Hosoe; Yasuhiko (Norcross, GA), Mimura; Makoto (Duluth, GA), Rhodes; Bob (Lawrenceville, GA)
Title: System and method to provide integrated device, user, and account information to users
Patent Number: 7,359,969

Inventors: Mouro; Marcos Antonio Rodrigues (Sao Paulo, BR)
Title: Adjustable steering tie-rod with longitudinal locking device
Patent Number: 7,357,589

Inventors: Mowry; Gregory Alan (Phoenix, AZ), Richards; Marvin Kent (Gilbert, AZ), Grace; Gregory Brian (Mesa, AZ), Parsons; Curtis Phillip (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: Resettable seat with energy absorber
Patent Number: 8,146,988

Inventors: Muff; Adam J. (Issaquah, WA), Schardt; Paul E. (Rochester, MN), Shearer; Robert A. (Woodinville, WA), Tubbs; Matthew R. (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Indirect instruction predication
Patent Number: 9,304,771

Inventors: Mullaney; Julian (Raleigh, NC), Carrico; William Alan (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Optical fiber termination apparatus for taut sheath splicing and method for using the same
Patent Number: 7,359,613

Inventors: Muller; Harmin (Hattersheim, DE)
Title: Preparation of multimodal polymer dispersions using polymeric stabilizer, and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,358,297

Inventors: Munir; Kushal Sayeed (Toronto, CA), Yantzi; Donald J. (Toronto, CA), Coulthard; Phil (Aurora, CA)
Title: Editing files of remote systems using an integrated development environment
Patent Number: 7,359,990

Inventors: Munoz; Robert J. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: System and method for providing cache-aware lightweight producer consumer queues
Patent Number: 9,304,920

Inventors: Murai; Daisuke (Ibaraki, JP), Enokida; Takashi (Ibaraki, JP), Murata; Seiichiro (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Polyfluoralkane carboxylic acid (or its salt) and process for producing the same
Patent Number: 8,148,573

Inventors: Murai; Hitoshi (Osaka, JP), Endo; Takeshi (Osaka, JP), Kurose; Noriyuki (Osaka, JP), Taishi; Teruhiko (Osaka, JP), Yoshida; Hiroshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Heterocyclic compounds having inhibitory activity against HIV integrase
Patent Number: 7,358,249

Inventors: Murakami; Jun-ichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Cartridge drop detection device in magnetic tape library apparatus
Patent Number: 7,359,143

Inventors: Murakami; Yuzo (Saijo, JP)
Title: File reproducing apparatus and file reproducing method
Patent Number: 7,359,623

Inventors: Murasugi; Akio (Toyota, JP), Matsubara; Tooru (Toyota, JP), Nagai; Tadayuki (Toyota, JP), Nakatani; Katsumi (Nishikamo-gun, JP)
Title: Control apparatus and control method for automatic transmission
Patent Number: 7,359,784

Inventors: Murayama; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Kobayashi; Junichi (Ayase, JP), Tagawa; Yoshinori (Yokohama, JP), Fujii; Kenji (Kawasaki, JP), Tamura; Hideo (Kawasaki, JP), Yonemoto; Taichi (Isehara, JP), Watanabe; Keiji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Ink jet recording head and manufacturing method of the same
Patent Number: 8,148,049

Inventors: Murotani; Shigeru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical disk apparatus and a focus-jumping control method thereof
Patent Number: 8,149,669

Inventors: Murphy; Daniel (Bolton, MA)
Title: User, device, and app authentication implemented between a client device and VPN gateway
Patent Number: 9,305,163

Inventors: Murray; Brendan Dermot (Houston, TX), Vaporciyan; Garo Garbis (Houston, TX)
Title: Hydrocracking of diphenylalkanes
Patent Number: 7,358,411

Inventors: Murray; John F. (Denville, NJ), Rice; Christopher W. (Parsippany, NJ), Worstell; Harry R. (Florham Park, NJ)
Title: Intra-premises wireless broadband service using lumped and distributed wireless radiation from cable source input
Patent Number: 8,150,308

Inventors: Murray; Richard A. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Ink chambers for inkjet printer
Patent Number: 8,147,033

Inventors: Murty; Balarama V. (West Bloomfield, MI), Gopalakrishnan; Suresh (Farmington Hills, MI), Shoemaker; Kenneth J. (Highland, MI), Namuduri; Chandra S. (Troy, MI), Bezzina; Bradley (Dearborn Heights, MI), Handy; Ebrahim (Bloomfield Hills, MI)
Title: Pump speed command generation algorithm for magnetorheological power steering coupling
Patent Number: 8,150,579

Inventors: Musto; James J. (Pittston, PA), Myrtle; James (Lehighton, PA)
Title: Techniques for forming burst cutting area mark
Patent Number: 8,147,729

Inventors: Muto; Yasuhiko (Fukaya, JP)
Title: Video processing apparatus and video processing method
Patent Number: 8,149,337

Inventors: Myers; Theodore James (East Dundee, IL), Walsh; Patrick Jay (Bloomingdale, IL), Nabilsi; Muna (Palatine, IL), Kaschke; Kevin D. (Hoffman Estates, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for converting a voice signal received from a remote telephone to a text signal
Patent Number: 7,359,492

Inventors: Na; Jeonghyun (Hwaseong-Si, KR), Ha; Eungji (Incheon, KR)
Title: EGR cooler and EGR cooler device using the same
Patent Number: 9,303,596

Inventors: Nachman; George (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Dynamic RSS services
Patent Number: 8,150,840

Inventors: Naderi; Abdol Hossein (Poitiers, FR)
Title: Articulated extraction pipe
Patent Number: 8,146,653

Inventors: Nagafuji; Akiko (Ibaraki, JP), Juni; Noriyuki (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Optical waveguide with light-emitting element and optical touch panel with the same
Patent Number: 8,150,220

Inventors: Nagai; Yutaka (Yokohama, JP), Takeuchi; Toshifumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Reproduction apparatus and reproduction method of digital video signal or audio signal
Patent Number: 7,356,514

Inventors: Naganuma; Yuki (Yokohama, JP), Emaru; Hironori (Yokohama, JP), Kishimoto; Toshimichi (Hatano, JP), Maki; Nobuhiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Storage system and management method thereof
Patent Number: 8,151,080

Inventors: Nagasaki; Hiroki (Kyoto, JP), Tanaka; Syouji (Ikoma, JP), Matsunaga; Yoshiyuki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging device, method for manufacturing the same and interline transfer CCD image sensor
Patent Number: 7,358,105

Inventors: Nagata; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Taoka; Hidekazu (Tokyo, JP), Kusume; Katsutoshi (Tokyo, JP), Weitkemper; Petra (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Radio relay station, radio base station and radio communication method with channel quality measurement
Patent Number: 9,306,679

Inventors: Nagata; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Wang; Jing (Beijing, CN), Jiang; Yu (Beijing, CN), She; Xiaoming (Beijing, CN), Chen; Lan (Beijing, CN), Suda; Hirohito (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method for coordinating inter-cell interference in heterogeneous network and heterogeneous network
Patent Number: 9,307,423

Inventors: Nagata; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Yun; Xiang (Beijing, CN), She; Xiaoming (Beijing, CN), Chen; Lan (Beijing, CN)
Title: Radio communication system, user terminal, radio base station apparatus and radio communication method
Patent Number: 9,306,650

Inventors: Nagata; Yusuke (Tokyo, JP), Ohashi; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for evaluating cation-exchange resin and method for controlling water treatment system using the same
Patent Number: 7,357,871

Inventors: Nagato; Atsushi (Fujisawa, JP), Sagawa; Kiyokazu (Tokyo, JP), Sasaki; Ryo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Work machine and work management system
Patent Number: 9,303,390

Inventors: Nagatomo; Yasuhiro (Hachioji, JP), Uchida; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Structure having photonic crystal and surface-emitting laser
Patent Number: 8,149,892

Inventors: Naito; Kazumi (Tokyo, JP), Yabe; Shoji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing tungsten capacitor element
Patent Number: 9,305,710

Inventors: Nakabayashi; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus with energy accumulation diagnostics and state correction
Patent Number: 8,150,279

Inventors: Nakabayashi; Yukio (Yokohama, JP), Nishinohara; Kazumi (Yokohama, JP), Kinoshita; Atsuhiro (Kamakura, JP), Koga; Junji (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Field effect transistor
Patent Number: 7,358,550

Inventors: Nakagawa; Akio (Chigasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,358,566

Inventors: Nakagawa; Hirotaka (Sagamihara, JP), Asano; Masayasu (Yokohama, JP), Taguchi; Yuichi (Sagamihara, JP), Yamamoto; Masayuki (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Storage system and management method thereof
Patent Number: 8,151,047

Inventors: Nakagawa; Kazuyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image sensing apparatus and control method thereof
Patent Number: 8,147,152

Inventors: Nakagawa; Masashi (Chitose, JP)
Title: Electro-optical device and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,358,532

Inventors: Nakagawa; Tsutomu (Shizuoka, JP), Nishimura; Masashi (Shizuoka, JP), Oishi; Shinji (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Rolling bearing
Patent Number: 9,303,690

Inventors: Nakai; Akiyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method including location information identification
Patent Number: 9,305,250

Inventors: Nakajima; Ayahiro (Matsumoto, JP), Fukasawa; Kenji (Matsumoto, JP), Matsuzaka; Kenji (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Printing device, image data file processing device, method of selecting image data file, and computer program product
Patent Number: 8,150,190

Inventors: Nakamura; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Takeuchi; Ken (Tokyo, JP), Oodaira; Hideko (Kuroishi, JP), Imamiya; Kenichi (Kawasaki, JP), Narita; Kazuhito (Yokkaichi, JP), Shimizu; Kazuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Aritome; Seiichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device capable of realizing a chip with high operation reliability and high yield
Patent Number: 7,359,228

Inventors: Nakamura; Kazuyuki (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Semiconductor nonvolatile storage circuit
Patent Number: 7,359,238

Inventors: Nakamura; Keigo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image analysis apparatus, image analysis method, and computer-readable recording medium storing image analysis program
Patent Number: 8,150,132

Inventors: Nakamura; Norihiko (Osaka, JP)
Title: Pneumatic tire
Patent Number: 8,146,636

Inventors: Nakamura; Tadashi (Itami, JP), Sakakibara; Kiyohiko (Tokyo, JP), Takikawa; Yutaka (Itami, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit having layout in which buffers or protection circuits are arranged in concentrated manner
Patent Number: 7,358,548

Inventors: Nakamura; Takehide (Handa, JP), Yoshioka; Mamoru (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Control device of engine with supercharger
Patent Number: 9,303,574

Inventors: Nakamura; Tomohiro (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Application execution managing method, application execution server computer, and repeater
Patent Number: 8,150,985

Inventors: Nakamura; Yoshikuni (Kobe, JP), Hanano; Ikuko (Kobe, JP), Inoue; Jun (Kobe, JP)
Title: Pharmaceutical comprising PPAR agonist
Patent Number: 8,148,389

Inventors: Nakamura; Yoshitaka (Kanagawa, JP), Murakami; Masayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Yamaoka; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP), Wakayama; Masakazu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing neuraminic acid derivatives
Patent Number: 9,303,008

Inventors: Nakanishi; Atsushi (Nara, JP)
Title: Display device and display method for estimating backlight luminance distribution
Patent Number: 9,305,495

Inventors: Nakano; Tsuyoshi (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Rotary type electric shaver
Patent Number: 7,356,929

Inventors: Nakano; Yoshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for measuring concentration of carbon dioxide in water
Patent Number: 8,148,165

Inventors: Nakashika; Masahiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Control of information reproduction and deletion in a library apparatus
Patent Number: 7,356,661

Inventors: Nakashima; Seiji (Kariya, JP)
Title: Steering apparatus for electric industrial vehicle
Patent Number: 7,357,215

Inventors: Nakata; Yoshihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Yano; Ei (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Silicon-based composition, low dielectric constant film, semiconductor device, and method for producing low dielectric constant film
Patent Number: 7,358,299

Inventors: Nakatani; Goro (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Pressure sensor and method for manufacturing the pressure sensor
Patent Number: 8,148,792

Inventors: Nakatani; Koichiro (Mishima, JP)
Title: Exhaust gas purification device for an internal combustion engine and exhaust gas purification method for an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,357,901

Inventors: Nakayama; Hiroshi (Nagano, JP), Nagaya; Mitsuhiro (Nagano, JP), Yamada; Yoshio (Nagano, JP)
Title: Probe card
Patent Number: 8,149,006

Inventors: Nakayama; Masahiko (Kanagawa, JP), Akiyama; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical pickup apparatus and optical disk drive apparatus
Patent Number: 7,359,295

Inventors: Nam; Hyoung-Sik (Incheon, KR), Jeon; Jee-Hoon (Hwaseong-si, KR), Oh; Kwan-Young (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Driving device of a light source module, light source module having the driving device, driving method of the light source module, and display device having the driving device
Patent Number: 8,148,916

Inventors: Namba; Mutsumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus, method, and computer program product for processing image
Patent Number: 8,149,475

Inventors: Nambiar; Rakesh Madhavan (Seattle, WA), Jahagirdar; Sonjeev (Cambridge, MA), Cole; Matthew Joseph (Medford, MA), Benitez; Matias Omar Gregorio (Seattle, WA), Jia; Junxiong (Mercer Island, WA), Ramos; David Paul (Cambridge, WA)
Title: Hybrid optical character recognition
Patent Number: 9,305,227

Inventors: Namioka; Seigo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 9,305,925

Inventors: Nancekievill; Dominic (High Wycombe, GB), Metzgen; Paul (Chiswick, GB)
Title: Efficient 4:1 multiplexer for programmable chips
Patent Number: 7,358,760

Inventors: Nango; Takahiro (Hino, JP), Moro; Hiroyuki (Hachioji, JP), Fukuda; Tohru (Nishitokyo, JP)
Title: Memory control device, storage device, and memory control method
Patent Number: 9,304,952

Inventors: Nanos; Nicholas M. (Lake in the Hills, IL), Andrews; Neville E. (Naperville, IL), Bielecki; Andrew (Evanston, IL), Plavnik; Gennady (Indian Creek, IL)
Title: Travel multiplier mechanisms for writing instruments
Patent Number: 8,147,158

Inventors: Narita; Hidemasa (Yokohama, JP), Fukushima; Takao (Funabashi, JP), Shibasaki; Masatoshi (Yokohama, JP), Atsumi; Toshiyuki (Yokohama, JP), Tamura; Yukihisa (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Interface board and optical transmission equipment
Patent Number: 8,149,868

Inventors: Nauta; Hendrikus C. (Den Haag, NL)
Title: Radio receiver
Patent Number: 8,150,355

Inventors: Nazare; Marc (Idstein, DE), Bauer; Armin (Sulzbach, DE), Wehner; Volkmar (Sandberg, DE), Will; David W. (Kriftel, DE), Matter; Hans (Langenselbold, DE), Wagner; Michael (Alsbach, DE), Schreuder; Herman (Hofheim-Lorsbach, DE)
Title: Imidazole derivatives as factor Xa inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,358,268

Inventors: Nazmy; Mohamed (Fislisbach, CH), Staubli; Markus (Dottikon, CH), Kuenzler; Andreas (Baden, CH)
Title: Creep-resistant steel
Patent Number: 8,147,748

Inventors: Negru; Sorin Laurentiu (San Jose, CA), Cetin; Sule (Istanbul, TR), Mekara; Parinda (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Non-linear current IDAC with synthesis in time domain
Patent Number: 9,307,590

Inventors: Nerstad; Karl A. (East Peoria, IL), Winzeler; James E. (East Peoria, IL), Rust; Craig R. (East Peoria, IL)
Title: Power train system having creeper module
Patent Number: 7,357,752

Inventors: Newton; Brian L. (Woonsocket, RI), Cote, Sr.; Andrew L. (Merrimack, NH)
Title: Positive push medical valve with internal seal
Patent Number: 7,357,792

Inventors: Ng; Aylwin (Penang, MY), Thomas; Bernard Raj (Penang, MY)
Title: Assembly for sorting optoelectronic devices
Patent Number: 9,302,296

Inventors: Ng; Daniel Yu-Kwong (San Jose, CA), Hsu; Simon Wai-Ming (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Pseudo-random n-out-of-N packet sampling
Patent Number: 7,359,968

Inventors: Nguyen; Long (Pflugerville, TX)
Title: Circuit device with serial bus isolation
Patent Number: 8,150,028

Inventors: Nguyes; Van Du (Gams, CH)
Title: Night vision system for motor vehicles
Patent Number: 7,357,544

Inventors: Ni; Yuan (Antony, FR), Vahida; Behzad (Saint Michel sur Orge, FR)
Title: Catenary source steering gear and method
Patent Number: 9,304,222

Inventors: Nibe; Keiji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Wireless apparatus, baseband processing apparatus, and communication method
Patent Number: 9,307,500

Inventors: Nicholas; Richard (Pflugerville, TX)
Title: Structure for improved logic simulation using a negative unknown boolean state
Patent Number: 8,150,672

Inventors: Nickerson; Robert M. (Chandler, AZ), Spreitzer; Ronald L. (Phoenix, AZ), Conner; John C. (Chandler, AZ), Taggart; Brian (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Folded substrate with interposer package for integrated circuit devices
Patent Number: 7,358,444

Inventors: Niedermeier; Thomas (Rosenheim, DE), Schoenauer; Tim (Feldkirchen, DE)
Title: Multi-context memory cell
Patent Number: 7,359,232

Inventors: Niesen; Klaus (Bad Toelz, DE), Kalweit; Hubert (Kirchseeon, DE)
Title: Device and method for registering the opening of closures of spaces to be secured
Patent Number: 8,149,118

Inventors: Nigoghosian; Bedros (Phoenix, AZ), Fletcher; Mitch (Glendale, AZ), Thompson; John (Phoenix, AZ), Ross; James Alexander (Phoenix, AZ), Cornelius; Brian (Glendale, AZ)
Title: Reconfigurable virtual backplane systems and methods
Patent Number: 8,151,024

Inventors: Nikonov; Dmitri E. (Beaverton, OR), Mayberry; Michael C. (Beaverton, OR), Singh; Vivek K. (Portland, OR)
Title: Transparent holographic display with dynamic image control
Patent Number: 9,304,491

Inventors: Nilson; Chris (San Jose, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for ramping power amplifier output power
Patent Number: 8,149,903

Inventors: Nilsson; Mattias (Kungsangen, SE), Kleijn; Bastiaan (Stocksund, SE)
Title: Bandwidth extension of acoustic signals
Patent Number: 7,359,854

Inventors: Nishibayashi; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Shiokawa; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Activity-induced energy expenditure estimating instrument
Patent Number: 7,357,776

Inventors: Nishida; Naofumi (Toyota, JP)
Title: Hydraulic pressure controller for continuously variable transmission
Patent Number: 9,303,762

Inventors: Nishimura; Kazuo (Ishikawa, JP), Majima; Toshiyuki (Ishikawa, JP)
Title: Paper cutting device having receiving part
Patent Number: 8,146,472

Inventors: Nishimura; Taichi (Toyota, JP)
Title: Control apparatus and control method for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,150,599

Inventors: Nishinomiya; Takeshi (Gunma, JP), Yoichiro; Ishii (Gunma, JP)
Title: Foodstuff feeding apparatus and feeding method
Patent Number: 7,357,280

Inventors: Nishiura; Yuka (Kawagoe, JP), Shirakami; Kazuo (Kawagoe, JP), Noguchi; Jun (Kawagoe, JP)
Title: Brush cutter
Patent Number: 8,146,257

Inventors: Nishiyama; Hiroo (Tokyo, JP), Okumura; Takefumi (Tokyo, JP), Kimura; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Lithium ion battery
Patent Number: 9,306,214

Inventors: Nishizaka; Katsuhiko (Kitakyushu, JP), Kugimachi; Hisataka (Matsumoto, JP), Iwanaga; Tsutomu (Kitakyushu, JP)
Title: Printer
Patent Number: 8,147,021

Inventors: Nishizawa; Motoyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Tsukamoto; Koji (Kasugai, JP), Kato; Masayuki (Kawasaki, JP), Yamagishi; Yasuo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical waveguide structure and optical module
Patent Number: 7,359,594

Inventors: Niwa; Akimasa (Kiyosu, JP), Kamiya; Masahiro (Nishio, JP), Ishihara; Hideaki (Okazaki, JP), Teshima; Yoshinori (Toyota, JP)
Title: Periodic signal processing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,151,098

Inventors: Noguchi; Atsushi (Moriyama, JP), Mitsuo; Tetsu (Nissin, JP)
Title: Curtain airbag device
Patent Number: 7,357,413

Inventors: Noh; Min Seok (Anyang-si, KR), Kwon; Yeong Hyeon (Anyang-Si, KR), Kwak; Jin Sam (Anyang-Si, KR), Kim; Dong Cheol (Anyang-Si, KR), Moon; Sung Ho (Anyang-Si, KR), Han; Seung Hee (Anyang-Si, KR), Lee; Hyun Woo (Anyang-Si, KR)
Title: Ranging method using new ranging structure
Patent Number: 8,149,782

Inventors: Nolan; Garry P. (San Francisco, CA), Perez; Omar D. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Methods and compositions for detecting the activation state of multiple proteins in single cells
Patent Number: 8,148,094

Inventors: Novak; W. Thomas (Redwood City, CA), Hazelton; Andrew J. (Tokyo, JP), Watson; Douglas C. (Campbell, CA)
Title: Liquid jet and recovery system for immersion lithography
Patent Number: 9,304,409

Inventors: Nozaki; Seiji (Otawara, JP), Kassai; Yoshimori (Nasushiobara, JP)
Title: Magnetic resonance imaging apparatus and magnetic resonance imaging data processing method
Patent Number: 7,358,728

Inventors: O'Connor; Dennis M. (Chandler, AZ), Chuang; Mark P. (Sunnyvale, CA), Martis; Thomas S. (Chandler, AZ), Gordon; Mark L. (Tempe, AZ), Kirby; John J. (Portland, OR)
Title: Transmitting signals to cause replays to be recorded at a plurality of receivers
Patent Number: 7,359,619

Inventors: O'Connor; James J. (Jefferson, OH)
Title: Cart for welding operations
Patent Number: 7,357,398

Inventors: O'Donnell; Eugene Murphy (Fishers, IN), Hall, Jr.; Estill Thone (Fishers, IN)
Title: Dynamic range and contrast enhancement for microdisplay
Patent Number: 7,359,008

Inventors: O'Mahony; Barry A. (Banks, OR)
Title: Method of and apparatus for performing an objective video quality assessment using non-intrusive video frame tracking
Patent Number: 9,307,188

Inventors: Obayashi; Toru (Toyokawa, JP), Kawahara; Hiroaki (Toyota, JP), Goto; Toshiyuki (Toyota, JP)
Title: Baffle plate configuration of internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,357,113

Inventors: Obersteiner; Heimo (Klagenfurt, AT), Murbacher; Werner (Velden, AT)
Title: Juice extractor with adapted pusher
Patent Number: 8,146,490

Inventors: Obi; Hiroshi (Nara, JP), Tomita; Hironori (Nara, JP), Kurozuka; Akira (Osaka, JP), Kajino; Osamu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Scanning unit and image display device
Patent Number: 8,149,491

Inventors: Ochi; Mitsunori (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Music system control method
Patent Number: 9,304,734

Inventors: Odenthal; James Paul (Phoenixville, PA)
Title: System and method for associating machine readable information and dimensioning data for conveyor borne packages
Patent Number: 7,357,327

Inventors: Ogasawara; Terumoto (Gamagori, JP)
Title: Voltage step-up/down converter
Patent Number: 8,148,934

Inventors: Ogawa; Tetsuya (Tokyo, JP), Kitano; Toshiaki (Tokyo, JP), Minami; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing semiconductor device including air space formed around gate electrode
Patent Number: 7,358,179

Inventors: Ogino; Masahiko (Hitachi, JP), Hasegawa; Mitsuru (Hitachi, JP), Miyauchi; Akihiro (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Imprint apparatus and method for fine structure lithography
Patent Number: 8,147,234

Inventors: Ogino; Tetsuya (Aichi, JP), Ukai; Jyunya (Aichi, JP), Iwahara; Toshio (Aichi, JP), Kato; Makoto (Aichi, JP)
Title: Waterproof structures of vehicle doors
Patent Number: 9,302,569

Inventors: Ogura; Naotsugu (Fussa, JP)
Title: Portable electronics device
Patent Number: 7,359,739

Inventors: Ogura; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Tsujii; Osamu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Radiation imaging apparatus and control method for the same
Patent Number: 8,149,987

Inventors: Oh; Chang Hun (Changwon-si, KR), Heo; Seon Il (Changwon-si, KR), Kim; Yang Hwan (Changwon-si, KR), Choi; Yeong Sik (Changwon-si, KR), Ko; Seog Ho (Changwon-si, KR), Yoon; Ju Han (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Display device of dryer
Patent Number: 8,146,265

Inventors: Oh; Jeong-Tae (Yongin-si, KR), Byun; Myung-Kwang (Suwon-si, KR), Jeon; Jae-Ho (Seongnam-si, KR), Maeng; Seung-Joo (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for interference cancellation in a broadband wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,149,957

Inventors: Ohama; Keiji (Kobe, JP), Nakamura; Hirotaka (Kobe, JP), Tarao; Toshiyuki (Kobe, JP)
Title: Golf ball
Patent Number: 8,148,474

Inventors: Ohashi; Hiromichi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Test data processing apparatus and test data processing method
Patent Number: 8,149,376

Inventors: Ohishi; Syouji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Channel search device
Patent Number: 7,359,462

Inventors: Ohtake; Osamu (Niiza, JP)
Title: Low current protection circuit
Patent Number: 9,306,383

Inventors: Ohtomo; Yusuke (Tokyo, JP), Terada; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Nishimura; Kazuyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kishine; Keiji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Clock/data recovery circuit
Patent Number: 8,149,978

Inventors: Ohwaki; Kazuyasu (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Itoh; Goh (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for generating a picture having a high visibility
Patent Number: 8,149,299

Inventors: Oikawa; Shiro (Kyoto, JP), Morita; Hisanori (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Radiographic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,359,479

Inventors: Oishi; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Komiyama; Jun (Kanagawa, JP), Eriguchi; Kenichi (Kanagawa, JP), Abe; Yoshihisa (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshida; Akira (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Shunichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Compound semiconductor substrate having multiple buffer layers
Patent Number: 8,148,753

Inventors: Oiwa; Kazuhiko (Yamatokoriyama, JP)
Title: Machine tool and workpiece inner surface machining method using the machine tool
Patent Number: 8,146,464

Inventors: Ok; Injo (Loudonville, NY), Pranatharthiharan; Balasubramanian (Watervliet, NY), Surisetty; Charan Veera Venkata Satya (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Low resistance replacement metal gate structure
Patent Number: 9,305,923

Inventors: Okada; Kenichi (Ota-ku, JP)
Title: Voltage-controlled oscillator
Patent Number: 8,149,067

Inventors: Okada; Shigeyuki (Ogaki, JP), Taketa; Kazuhiko (Higashi-Osaka, JP)
Title: Image coding method and apparatus, and image decoding method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,150,173

Inventors: Okada; Yukio (Shibuya-ku, JP)
Title: Microorganism, and hydrogen production process, 1,3-propanediol production process and biodiesel liquid waste treatment method each using the microorganism
Patent Number: 9,303,274

Inventors: Okamoto; Akira (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Inkjet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 8,147,058

Inventors: Okamoto; Masami (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Fixing device, image forming apparatus including the fixing device, and fixing method
Patent Number: 7,359,653

Inventors: Okuda; Osamu (Chikushino, JP), Kido; Kazuo (Kofu, JP), Uchida; Hideki (Yamanashi, JP), Iwamoto; Haneo (Sakai, JP), Yazawa; Takashi (Kai, JP), Yoshidomi; Kazuyuki (Kurume, JP)
Title: Component mounting method
Patent Number: 7,356,918

Inventors: Okuda; Yuichi (Higashimurayama, JP), Sakata; Takeshi (Hino, JP), Sato; Takashi (Koganei, JP)
Title: Data communication method and data communication device and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,359,471

Inventors: Okumura; Daisuke (Kyoto, JP), Itoi; Hiroto (Kyoto, JP), Mukaibatake; Kazuo (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Collision cell for an MS/MS mass spectrometer
Patent Number: 8,148,675

Inventors: Okumura; Yukihiko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Diversity receiver and method for controlling diversity receiving operation
Patent Number: 9,306,655

Inventors: Olsen; Fred. (Oslo, NO)
Title: Wearable electronic device with secondary digital display
Patent Number: 8,149,650

Inventors: Omata; Haruhiko (Abiko, JP)
Title: Image forming system
Patent Number: 8,150,280

Inventors: Omori; Akira (Suntou-gun, JP)
Title: Sheet feeding apparatus and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,302,865

Inventors: Onicha; Anthony C. (Lansing, IL), Sinks; Louise E. (South Bend, IN), Weber; Stefanie L. (South Bend, IN)
Title: Apparatus and methods for continuous flow synthesis of semiconductor nanowires
Patent Number: 9,306,110

Inventors: Onishi; Akiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method of controlling same
Patent Number: 8,149,478

Inventors: Onishi; Yasuharu (Kanagawa, JP), Kishinami; Yuichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Satou; Shigeo (Kanagawa, JP), Kuroda; Jun (Kanagawa, JP), Murata; Yukio (Kanagawa, JP), Komoda; Motoyoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kawashima; Nobuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Uchikawa; Tatsuya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Oscillator device and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 9,306,148

Inventors: Onishi; Yasuharu (Kawasaki, JP), Kuroda; Jun (Kawasaki, JP), Satou; Shigeo (Kawasaki, JP), Komoda; Motoyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Speaker
Patent Number: 9,307,324

Inventors: Onishi; Yasuharu (Tokyo, JP), Sasaki; Yasuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Takahashi; Masatake (Tokyo, JP), Mori; Ukyo (Tokyo, JP), Murata; Yukio (Tokyo, JP), Toki; Nozomi (Saitama, JP), Yokoyama; Yukio (Saitama, JP)
Title: Piezoelectric actuator and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,148,876

Inventors: Ono; Motoshi (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Mitsuru (Tokyo, JP), Ito; Masabumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical component for EUVL and smoothing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,148,037

Inventors: Ono; Shinya (Shiga, JP), Kobayashi; Yoshinao (Shiga, JP)
Title: Image display apparatus using current-controlled light emitting element
Patent Number: 7,358,941

Inventors: Oo; Kenneth Thet Zin (Milpitas, CA), Oluwole; Olakanmi (San Jose, CA), Roo; Pierte (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Mixed-mode analog offset cancellation for data conversion systems
Patent Number: 7,358,876

Inventors: Oomens; Gijsbertus (Nussbaumen, CH), Ruchti; Christoph (Uster, CH), Droux; Francois (Oberrohrdorf, CH)
Title: Method for operating a combined-cycle power plant, and combined-cycle power plant useful for carrying out the method
Patent Number: 8,146,366

Inventors: Orikasa; Takamichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,304,489

Inventors: Ornstein; David (Seattle, WA), Shur; Andrey (Redmond, WA), Hillberg; Mike (Beaux Arts, WA), Jones; Brian (Redmond, WA), Emerson; Daniel (Redmond, WA), Dunietz; Jerry (Seattle, WA), Foehr; Oliver (Mercer Island, WA), MacKenzie; Bruce (Sammamish, WA), Paoli; Jean (Kirkland, WA), Pollock; Josh (Seattle, WA), Sheth; Sarjana (Redmond, WA)
Title: Method and apparatus for maintaining relationships between parts in a package
Patent Number: 7,359,902

Inventors: Orr; Krista Lynn (Plymouth, MI), Oana; Sabin (Howell, MI)
Title: Button guide
Patent Number: 8,148,656

Inventors: Ortalda; Marco (Turin, IT), Spitilli; Tony (Turin, IT)
Title: Integral polyurethane foams comprising dialkyl cyclohexanedicarboxylates as internal mold release agent
Patent Number: 8,148,437

Inventors: Ortiz; Mark S. (Milford, OH), Kraimer; William J. (Mason, OH), Stokes; Michael J. (Cincinnati, OH), Griffith; David B. (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Method and clamp for gastric reduction surgery
Patent Number: 8,147,506

Inventors: Osawa; Toshifumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus, control method therefor, and computer-readable program for implementing the control method
Patent Number: 7,359,000

Inventors: Osborn; William Richard (Cary, NC), Bennett; Jesse W. (Apex, NC)
Title: Zigbee/IP gateway
Patent Number: 8,149,849

Inventors: Oshima; Mitsuaki (Kyoto, JP), Kashiwagi; Yoshiichiro (Kyoto, JP), Hasebe; Takumi (Kyoto, JP), Tsuga; Kazuhiro (Hyogo, JP), Nakamura; Kazuhiko (Osaka, JP), Mori; Yoshihiro (Osaka, JP), Kozuka; Masayuki (Osaka, JP), Fukushima; Yoshihisa (Osaka, JP), Kawara; Toshiyuki (Osaka, JP), Azumatani; Yasushi (Osaka, JP), Okada; Tomoyuki (Osaka, JP), Matsui; Kenichi (Osaka, JP)
Title: High-resolution optical disk for recording stereoscopic video, optical disk reproducing device, and optical disk recording device
Patent Number: 8,150,240

Inventors: Osogami; Takayuki (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Yanagisawa; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus, program, and method for solving mathematical programming problem
Patent Number: 9,305,259

Inventors: Ossieur; Peter (Sint-Andries Brugge, BE), De Ridder; Tine (Zwijnaarde, BE), Bauwelinck; Johan (Temse, BE), Qiu; Xing Zhi (Wondelgem, BE), Vandewege; Jan (Mariakerke, BE)
Title: Systems and methods for transferring single-ended burst signal onto differential lines, especially for use in burst-mode receiver
Patent Number: 8,150,272

Inventors: Ota; Ken (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for print scheduling
Patent Number: 8,149,449

Inventors: Ota; Yoshifumi (Nara, JP), Yoshimizu; Toshiyuki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Display panel and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,359,021

Inventors: Otani; Suzanne (Elk Grove, CA), Yaver; Debbie (Davis, CA), Ge; Haiyan (Davis, CA), Lin; Janine (Davis, CA), Amolo; Christopher (West Sacramento, CA), Borch; Kim (Birkerod, DK), Patkar; Shamkant Anant (Lyngby, DK), Lamsa; Michael (Woodland, CA), Cherry; Barbara (Winters, CA)
Title: Polypeptides having lipase activity and polynucleotides encoding same
Patent Number: 9,303,248

Inventors: Otsubo; Toshifumi (Kanonji, JP)
Title: Pants-type diaper
Patent Number: 8,147,470

Inventors: Ould Abdellahi; Mohamed (Courbevoie, FR)
Title: Engine test bed supervision system independent of the engine test bed type
Patent Number: 8,146,410

Inventors: Ozawa; Motokazu (Ashikaga, JP)
Title: Data processor
Patent Number: 7,356,675

Inventors: Ozawa; Yoshihiro (Tomisato, JP), Shinoda; Katsunori (Narita, JP), Suzuki; Mitsuo (Tokyo, JP), Kawaguchi; Hisaaki (Tokyo, JP), Kato; Hajime (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Road-ice detecting sensor, method for installing same, and road-ice detecting method
Patent Number: 7,358,858

Inventors: Paasche; Thomas D. (Grand Rapids, MI), Kerker; William S. (Jenison, MI)
Title: System and method for managing recurring orders in a computer network
Patent Number: 7,359,871

Inventors: Packard; Joy A. (Somerset, WI), Mueller; Gerald E. (Eagan, MN), Pearson; Scott D. (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Fastener for a display page
Patent Number: 7,356,884

Inventors: Page; William B. (Hudson, MA), Wang; Yan (Arlington, MA), Wade; Timothy G. (Litchfield, NH), Milot; Mark (Nashua, NH), Yavuz; Ibrahim (Arlington, MA), Qi; David Cheng-Song (Westford, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for inclusive echo canceller testing
Patent Number: 7,359,489

Inventors: Pal; Rohit (Fishkill, NY), Yang; Frank Bin (Mahwah, NY), Hargrove; Michael J. (Clinton Corners, NY)
Title: Transistor device having asymmetric embedded strain elements and related manufacturing method
Patent Number: 8,148,750

Inventors: Palenius; Torgny (Lund, SE), Arunachalam; Jagadeesh (Malmo, SE), Junno; Tobias (Lund, SE)
Title: Neighboring cell measurements
Patent Number: 9,307,460

Inventors: Palinkas; Ray (Canastota, NY), Olcen; Ahmet Burak (Syracuse, NY), Hart; Tom (Canastota, NY)
Title: Low-pass step attenuator
Patent Number: 8,150,004

Inventors: Pan; Meng-Shiuan (Yi-Lan, TW), Yeh; Lun-Wu (Hua-Lien Hsien, TW), Tseng; Yu-Chee (Hsinchu, TW), Ko; Li-Chun (Taipei, TW), Fang; Hua-Wei (Kaohsiung, TW), Teng; Chi-Wen (Sanchong, TW)
Title: Apparatus for a beacon-enabled wireless network, transmission time determination method, and tangible machine-readable medium thereof
Patent Number: 8,149,803

Inventors: Pang; Peter K. T. (Edmonton, CA), Shan; Jacqueline J. (Edmonton, CA), Chiu; Kam (Edmonton, CA)
Title: Preparation derived from shark cartilage for treatment of diseased related to excessive PHF or excessive intracellular calcium
Patent Number: 7,358,342

Inventors: Pantigny; Philippe (Claix, FR)
Title: Device for detecting a photonic flux with self-adaptive scanning
Patent Number: 7,358,996

Inventors: Paonessa; Martin A. (Niagara Falls, NY), Singh; Rajiv R (Getzville, NY), Zuba; Valentine T (Orchard Park, NY), Shia; George A (Amherst, NY), McFarland; John A (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: Ionic liquids of heterocyclic amines
Patent Number: 8,148,533

Inventors: Pare; Richard (Speedway, IN), Stone; Robert (Delphi, IN), Orr; Ron (Logansport, IN)
Title: Hydraulic load centering spring perch
Patent Number: 7,357,382

Inventors: Park; Ji-yong (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Display device and method of calibrating color
Patent Number: 9,305,482

Inventors: Park; Jung-Kurn (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Dong-Hyun (Suwon-si, KR), Ha; Myeong-Ju (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Fuel cell system having a plurality of gas/liquid separation units
Patent Number: 8,148,022

Inventors: Park; Jung-ock (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Tae-young (Seoul, KR), Kim; Kyoo-young (Pohang-si, KR), Yoo; Duck-young (Seoul, KR)
Title: Metallic separator for fuel cell
Patent Number: 8,148,034

Inventors: Park; Jung-Shin (Seoul, KR), Alper; Yegin (Istanbul, TR), Kim; Dae-Gyun (Seongnam-si, KR), Roh; Won-Il (Yongin-si, KR), Son; Yeong-Moon (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for authenticating access of a mobile station in a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,307,406

Inventors: Park; Wooseong (Seoul, KR), Kim; Daehwan (Seoul, KR), Choi; Changkeun (Seoul, KR), Kang; Gwanggoo (Seoul, KR), Jang; Taewon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal and control method for the mobile terminal
Patent Number: 9,307,066

Inventors: Park; Young-sun (Yongin-si, KR), Jung; Bo-won (Gunpo-si, KR)
Title: Convertible computing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,304,553

Inventors: Parks; John (San Jose, CA)
Title: Wafer clamping apparatus and method for operating the same
Patent Number: 7,357,115

Inventors: Parkvall; Stefan (Stockholm, SE), Dahlman; Erik (Bromma, SE)
Title: Method and system of channel adaptation
Patent Number: 7,359,359

Inventors: Parkvall; Stefan (Stockholm, SE), Wiberg; Niclas (Linkoping, SE), Ludwig; Reiner (Hurtgenwald, DE), Meyer; Michael (Aachen, DE)
Title: Packet-based data processing technique
Patent Number: 8,149,875

Inventors: Parupudi; Gopal (Issaquah, WA), Evans; Stephen S. (Seattle, WA), Reus; Edward F. (Woodinville, WA)
Title: Context-aware and location-aware cellular phones and methods
Patent Number: 7,359,714

Inventors: Passegger; Thomas (Klagenfurt, AT)
Title: Device and method for liquid treating disc-like articles
Patent Number: 8,147,618

Inventors: Patel; Jayesh S. (Lowell, MA), Kolb; Douglas E. (Bedford, MA)
Title: LPAS speech coder using vector quantized, multi-codebook, multi-tap pitch predictor
Patent Number: 7,359,855

Inventors: Patidar; Sachin (Greater Noida Up, IN), Sengupta; Avinandan (Noida Up, IN), Maheshwari; Chakresh (Ghaziabad Up, IN)
Title: System and method for providing an inter-application overlay to communicate information between users and tools in the EDA design flow
Patent Number: 9,304,981

Inventors: Patil; Dipak (Miraj, IN)
Title: Intelligent automated messaging for computer-implemented devices
Patent Number: 9,306,878

Inventors: Patil; Sandeep R. (Pune, IN), Ramanathan; Sri (Lutz, FL), Sylvia; Susan L. (El Dorado Hills, CA), Trevathan; Matthew B. (Roswell, GA)
Title: Mobile device workload management for cloud computing using SIP and presence to control workload and method thereof
Patent Number: 9,307,016

Inventors: Patton; Bart (Sugar Land, TX), Polsky; Yarom (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Jacking frame having a wellhead centralizer and method of use
Patent Number: 7,357,184

Inventors: Paul; Santanu (Cambridge, MA), Zakon; Gary (Lexington, MA)
Title: Adaptive content platform and method of using same
Patent Number: 7,356,771

Inventors: Paul; Susanne A. (Austin, TX), Dupuis; Timothy J. (Austin, TX)
Title: Power amplifier circuitry and method
Patent Number: 8,149,064

Inventors: Paul; Susanne A. (Austin, TX), Westwick; Alan L. (Austin, TX), Dupuis; Timothy J. (Austin, TX)
Title: Power amplifier circuitry having inductive networks
Patent Number: 8,149,062

Inventors: Pawar; Hemanth B. (Herndon, VA), Srinivas; Shilpa Kowdley (Herndon, VA), Khanka; Bhagwan (Lenexa, KS), Goyal; Anoop K. (Overland Park, KS), Prock; John W. (Peculiar, MO)
Title: System, apparatus, and method for use of reserved PN-offsets to limit cellular wireless communications
Patent Number: 8,149,774

Inventors: Payne, III; John B. (Hackettstown, NJ), Payne, IV; John B. (Newton, NJ)
Title: Digital transmission of broadcast signals, including HDTV signals, over a microwave link
Patent Number: 7,359,450

Inventors: Payne; John David (Rossendale, GB), Yates; John Edward (Rochdale, GB)
Title: Fibres treated with antimicrobial agents
Patent Number: 8,147,707

Inventors: Peczalski; Andrzej (Eden Prairie, MN), Detry; James F (Plymouth, MN), Wan; Hong (Plymouth, MN), Witcraft; William F (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Integrated three-dimensional magnetic sensing device and method to fabricate an integrated three-dimensional magnetic sensing device
Patent Number: 7,358,722

Inventors: Peeters; Felix Godfried Peter (Heide, NL), Benschop; Jozef Petrus Henricus (Veldhoven, NL), Renkens; Michael Jozef Mathijs (Sittard, NL), Van Baars; Gregor Edward (Eindhoven, NL), Dekkers; Jeroen (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Measurement of the position of a radiation beam spot in lithography
Patent Number: 9,304,401

Inventors: Peljto; Haso (Brooklyn Park, MN), Ristanovic; Petar (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Pricing apparatus for resolving energy imbalance requirements in real-time
Patent Number: 7,359,878

Inventors: Pellenc; Roger (Pertuis, FR), Gialis; Jean-Marc (Cheval Blanc, FR), Rolland; Christian (Cucuron, FR)
Title: Harvesting head and self-propelled straddling vehicle for harvesting fruit-bearing hedges
Patent Number: 8,146,337

Inventors: Pentelovitch; Noah Z. (Evanston, IL), Randolph, III; Henry George (Laramie, WY), Wood; Sean Michael (Evanston, NM), Zimowski; Krystian (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: System for food product casing removal
Patent Number: 9,301,534

Inventors: Pepper; Steven H. (Portland, OR), Smith; R. Clayton (Boulder, CO), Ramsey; Ronald L. (Boulder, CO), Andrews; James R. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Transmission line voltage controlled nonlinear signal processors
Patent Number: 7,358,834

Inventors: Peterson; Steven Barrett (Orem, UT)
Title: Bearing assembly, and bearing apparatus and motor assembly using same
Patent Number: 8,147,142

Inventors: Pettit; Donald R. (Houston, TX), Penner; Ronald K. (Hampton, VA), Franklin; Larry D. (Hampton, VA), Camarda; Charles J. (League City, TX)
Title: Self-advancing step-tap tool
Patent Number: 7,357,606

Inventors: Pham; Doan D. (Tacoma, WA), Tollan; Mark (Puyallup, WA)
Title: Flexible mandrel for highly contoured composite stringer
Patent Number: 7,357,166

Inventors: Phillips; Craig A. (King George, VA), Hanger; David B. (King George, VA)
Title: Command and control of autonomous surface vehicle
Patent Number: 8,150,621

Inventors: Pieters; Eric (AK Simpelveld, NL), Verburgh; Yves (Puurs, BE)
Title: Silicone-polymer-modified vulcanized-rubber compositions, processes for their production, and also windshield wipers encompassing said material
Patent Number: 8,148,467

Inventors: Pikelja; Velibor (Milwaukee, WI), Jevtic; Jovan (West Allis, WI), Menon; Ashok (Shorewood, WI)
Title: Compact radiofrequency power meter
Patent Number: 9,306,683

Inventors: Pircher; Christian (Lappersdorf, DE), Weidinger; Max (Regensburg, DE), Schuster; Thomas (Regensburg, DE), Bengler; Moritz (Regensburg, DE), Hiltner; Robert (Bernhardswald, DE)
Title: Selector for a tap changer
Patent Number: 9,305,719

Inventors: Plaetinck; Geert (Merelbeke, BE), Renard; Jean-pierre (Gentbrugge, BE), Bogaert; Thierry (Kortrijk, BE)
Title: Vector constructs
Patent Number: 7,358,069

Inventors: Plikat; Claudia (Berlin, DE), Schmitz; Johann Burkhard (Berlin, DE), Zwick; Carola Eva Marianne (Berlin, DE), Zwick; Roland Rolf Otto (Berlin, DE)
Title: Partition system
Patent Number: 9,303,401

Inventors: Poechmueller; Peter (Dresden, DE)
Title: Method for transmission and reception of a data signal on a line pair, as well as a transmission and reception circuit for this purpose
Patent Number: 7,359,259

Inventors: Poncelet; Olivier (Grenoble, FR), Raccurt; Olivier (Chelieu, FR), Renard; Olivier (Fontanil-Cornillon, FR)
Title: Use of a metal organosilicate polymer as dispersion-forming agent
Patent Number: 8,148,459

Inventors: Pontillo; Michael Scott (Roseville, CA), Blaisdell; James (Novato, CA), Pescatore; Brian H. (Natick, MA)
Title: Ensuring network connection security between a wrapped app and a remote server
Patent Number: 9,306,933

Inventors: Poo; Chia Yong (Singapore, SG), Jeung; Boon Suan (Singapore, SG), Waf; Low Siu (Singapore, SG), Yu; Chan Min (Singapore, SG), Loo; Neo Yong (Singapore, SG), Koon; Eng Meow (Singapore, SG), Leng; Ser Bok (Singapore, SG), Kwang; Chua Swee (Singapore, SG), Chung; So Chee (Singapore, SG), Seng; Ho Kwok (Singapore, SG)
Title: Method for fabricating packaged die
Patent Number: 7,358,154

Inventors: Porikli; Fatih M. (Watertown, MA)
Title: Foreground detection using intrinsic images
Patent Number: 7,359,552

Inventors: Portier; Bertrand H. (Austin, TX), Shinde; Suraj (Metepec, MX)
Title: Mobile agent based memory replication
Patent Number: 9,304,877

Inventors: Portmann; Lionel (Lausanne, CH), Chen; Yi-Chan (Madou Township, Tainan County, TW)
Title: Class AB operational buffer
Patent Number: 7,358,812

Inventors: Pott; Ekkehard (Gifhorn, DE), Philipp; Kai (Lagesbuettel, DE), Bree; Eric (Wolfsburg, DE)
Title: Method for controlling the temperature of a catalyst and multicylinder engine comprising a lambda splitting exhaust gas cleaning system
Patent Number: 7,356,988

Inventors: Potter; Barry Victor Lloyd (Slough, GB), Reed; Michael John (Slough, GB), Woo; Lok Wai Lawrence (Slough, GB), Purohit; Atul (Slough, GB), Burbert; Christian (Slough, GB), Wood; Paul Michael (Slough, GB), Sutcliffe; Oliver Brook (Slough, GB)
Title: Sulfamic acid ester compounds useful in the inhibition of steroid sulphatase activity and aromatase activity
Patent Number: 8,148,415

Inventors: Powell; Steven M. (Chardon, OH), Johnston; James L. (N. Canton, OH)
Title: Plastic guard for airbrake tubing and coils
Patent Number: 7,357,424

Inventors: Power; Scott D. (San Bruno, CA), Shaw; Andrew (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Chimeric alpha-amylase variants
Patent Number: 9,303,254

Inventors: Prabhu; Raghavendra V. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Community driven search using macros
Patent Number: 8,150,828

Inventors: Prakash; Mani N. (Boulder, CO), Rick; Kyle R. (Boulder, CO), Rossetto; Francesca (Longmont, CO)
Title: System and method for chemically cooling an ablation antenna
Patent Number: 9,301,803

Inventors: Prassmayer; Peter (Grosskarolinenfeld, DE), Mossmer; Gunther (Wiedergeltingen, DE), Slimani; Mohamed (Rosenheim, DE)
Title: Remote-control device, particularly remote-control central lock for motor vehicles
Patent Number: 7,358,904

Inventors: Pratt; Patrick (Mallow, IE), Sobchak; Charles LeRoy (Davie, FL)
Title: Adaptive IIP2 calibration
Patent Number: 8,150,350

Inventors: Prest; Christopher D. (Cupertino, CA), Poole; Joseph C. (Cupertino, CA), Stevick; Joseph (Glendora, CA), Waniuk; Theodore Andrew (Lake Forest, CA), Pham; Quoc Tran (Anaheim, CA)
Title: Bulk metallic glass feedstock with a dissimilar sheath
Patent Number: 9,302,319

Inventors: Preuss; Roman (Kirchheim unter Teck, DE), Kuntz; Michael (Homburg, DE), Weiss; Tobias (Ebersbach, DE), Autenrieth; Ralph (Esslingen, DE), Griesmayr; Gotz (Winterbach, DE), Muhr-Schenk; Manuela (Fellbach, DE)
Title: Insertion instrument for inserting socket inserts into the spherical recesses of hip sockets
Patent Number: 9,301,855

Inventors: Preusse; Norbert (Alzenau, DE), Schaefer; Stefan (Ruemmelsheim, DE), Lenhard; Friedrich (Hanau, DE)
Title: Measuring method and measuring arrangement for measuring currents with a large dynamic range
Patent Number: 7,358,716

Inventors: Prichard; Brad A. (Bloomington, IN)
Title: Blanking system
Patent Number: 8,150,325

Inventors: Prickett; Larry John (Chesterfield, VA)
Title: Stain-masking cut resistant fabrics and articles and processes for making same
Patent Number: 7,358,203

Inventors: Priel; Michael (Hertzelia, IL), Kuzmin; Dan (Givat Shmuel, IL), Rozen; Anton (Gedera, IL)
Title: Electronic circuit and method for state retention power gating
Patent Number: 9,304,580

Inventors: Pritchett, Jr.; Raymond A. (Brogue, PA)
Title: Volumetrically efficient hot-fill type container
Patent Number: 9,302,839

Inventors: Pritchett; Tim (Bethlehem, PA), Peavey; Jennifer (Greer, SC)
Title: Apparatus and method for extruding a multilayered structure
Patent Number: 7,357,890

Inventors: Pryor; Bryan K. (Farmington, MI), Staley; David R. (Flushing, MI), Mazzola; Bryce E. (Dryden, MI)
Title: Dynamic engine oil pickup system
Patent Number: 8,146,561

Inventors: Puffe; Wolfgang (Buchholz-Mendt, DE)
Title: Applicator with spring-mounted nozzle lip
Patent Number: 7,357,841

Inventors: Purnhagen; Heinz (Rheine, DE), Hartmann; Siegfried (Ibbenburen, DE)
Title: Flexible container, method and device for filling said flexible container
Patent Number: 8,146,626

Inventors: Qi; Xinyu (Shanghai, CN), Jian; Ningsheng (Shanghai, CN), Huang; Haitao (Shanghai, CN), Gao; Liping (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Method and system for instruction scheduling
Patent Number: 9,304,749

Inventors: Quayle; Barton (San Jose, CA), Poplack; Mitchell G. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Optimized interface for simulation and visualization data transfer between an emulation system and a simulator
Patent Number: 7,356,455

Inventors: Queau; Jean-Pierre (Nice, FR), Pollack; Jack (Houston, TX), Menardo; Philippe Albert Christian (Nice, FR)
Title: Cryogenic gimbal coupling
Patent Number: 8,146,952

Inventors: Quezada; Juan M. (Lerma, MX), Kirchhoff; Robert F. (Macomb, MI), De Stefano; Robert A. (Macomb, MI)
Title: Portable USB power mode simulator tool
Patent Number: 8,150,671

Inventors: Rabinovich; Michael B. (Houston, TX), Corley; Bill H. (Conroe, TX), Merchant; Gulamabbas (Houston, TX), Wang; Tsili (Katy, TX), Quint; Edwinus Nicolaas Maria (Houston, TX)
Title: Determination of fracture orientation and length using multi-component and multi-array induction data
Patent Number: 7,359,800

Inventors: Rachlin; Elliott H. (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: Method and apparatus for storing and retrieving data related to paths of a multi-path, multi-tier network
Patent Number: 7,356,612

Inventors: Radja; Coumara D. (Naperville, IL), Moog; Thomas H. (Burr Ridge, IL)
Title: System and method for efficient processing of XML documents represented as an event stream
Patent Number: 7,356,764

Inventors: Railsback; Layne (Brighton, CO), Gilbreath; Donald R. (Castle Rock, CO), Ellis; Michael H. (Denver, CO)
Title: Overmolded standoff and method for abrasion routing protection of a hose
Patent Number: 9,303,797

Inventors: Rajaram; Gowri (San Diego, CA)
Title: System and method for peer-to-peer handset communication
Patent Number: 7,359,699

Inventors: Ramachandra Reddy; Vijay (Irvine, CA)
Title: Dynamic stability, gain, efficiency and impedance control in a linear/non-linear CMOS power amplifier
Patent Number: 8,150,343

Inventors: Ramachandran; Bala (Irvine, CA), Loke; Aravind (Irvine, CA)
Title: Multi-mode receiver
Patent Number: 8,149,952

Inventors: Ramakrishnan; Ramesh (San Jose, CA)
Title: Copy number variation determination, methods and systems
Patent Number: 8,148,078

Inventors: Ramanathan; Shriram (Hillsboro, OR), Cheng; Chin Chang (Portland, OR), Myers; Alan M. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Methods of forming channels on an integrated circuit die and die cooling systems including such channels
Patent Number: 7,358,201

Inventors: Ramos; Reinaldo G. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Data set management using transient data structures
Patent Number: 9,305,036

Inventors: Ranalli; Douglas J. (Cambridge, MA), Huebner; Robert (Topsfield, MA), Johns; Valerie Louise (Wellesley, MA), Ranalli; Shelley J. (Cambridge, MA), Baumgartner; Lori (Burlington, MA), Li; Diana (Woburn, MA)
Title: Delivery expert system, method and computer program product
Patent Number: 8,149,445

Inventors: Ranalli; Marco (Augsburg, DE), Adldinger; Martin (Holzheim, DE), Crane; Douglas T. (Altadena, CA)
Title: High efficiency thermoelectric generation
Patent Number: 9,306,143

Inventors: Rao; Chebrolu Pulla (Mumbai, IN), Pathak; Rakesh Kumar (Mumbai, IN)
Title: Calix[4]arenes for the selective detection of Zn.sup.2+
Patent Number: 8,148,158

Inventors: Ravenet; Alain (Vinon sur Verdon, FR)
Title: Fuel element of the macrostructured plate type
Patent Number: 8,149,984

Inventors: Rawat; Anshul (Kirkland, WA), Wentz; Brian D. (Seattle, WA), Guzak; Chris J. (Kirkland, WA), De Vorchik; David G. (Seattle, WA), Giampiero; Sierra M. (Seattle, WA), Moore; Jason F. (Redmond, WA), Brezak; John E. (Woodinville, WA), Zhu; Ming (Sammamish, WA), Samji; Mohammed A. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: User data profile namespace
Patent Number: 8,150,898

Inventors: Reatherford; Larry (Clarkston, MI), Johnson; Carl (Belleville, MI)
Title: Gaseous fuel injector
Patent Number: 7,357,338

Inventors: Reed; Benjamin C. (Morgan Hill, CA), Bonkenburg; Ted J. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Method and system of mapping at least one web service to at least one OSGi service
Patent Number: 8,151,281

Inventors: Rees; Michael (Camden Park, AU), Sharkey; Ian (Camden Park, AU), Reimers; Matthew (Camden Park, AU)
Title: Container panel improvements
Patent Number: 9,302,812

Inventors: Reichelsheimer; Jay (Shelton, CT), Haas; Bertrand (New Haven, CT)
Title: Multiple color fluorescence security imprint
Patent Number: 8,147,900

Inventors: Reid; Terence Alan (Abingdon, GB), Karinka; Shridhara Alva (Chelmsford, MA), Nagale; Milind P. (Lowell, MA), Wang; Yi (Southborough, MA), Sanghera; Gurdial (Oxon, GB)
Title: Electrochemical cell
Patent Number: 7,357,851

Inventors: Reiso; Oddvin (Sunndalsora, NO), Royset; Jostein (Sunndalsora, NO), S.ae butted.ter; Jan Anders (Sunndalsora, NO), Tundal; Ulf (Sunndalsora, NO), Gjertsen; Gunnar (Avaldsnes, NO)
Title: Al-Mg-Si alloy suited for extrusion
Patent Number: 8,147,625

Inventors: Renke; David T. (Macomb, MI)
Title: Debris removal apparatus for a wiper system
Patent Number: 8,146,198

Inventors: Resch; Jason K. (Chicago, IL), Leggette; Wesley (Chicago, IL), Grube; Gary W. (Barrington Hills, IL)
Title: Highly secure method for accessing a dispersed storage network
Patent Number: 9,304,843

Inventors: Rhoads; Geoffrey B. (West Linn, OR)
Title: Economically secure digital mass media systems
Patent Number: 9,305,148

Inventors: Riazi; Habib (Stafford, VA), Sayeed; Zulfiquar (East Windsor, NJ), Zheng; Dunmin (Vienna, VA)
Title: Method and apparatus for identifying an orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) terrestrial repeater using inactive sub-carriers
Patent Number: 7,359,312

Inventors: Ricart; Glenn (Salt Lake City, UT), Epstein; Marc (Los Gatos, CA), Laube; Sheldon (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for creating a backup of data of from multiple sources
Patent Number: 7,356,734

Inventors: Ricart; Glenn (Salt Lake City, UT), Jensen; Del (Ore, UT), Carter; Stephen R. (Spanish Fork, UT)
Title: Task distribution
Patent Number: 7,356,819

Inventors: Ricart; Glenn (Salt Lake City, UT), Nevarez; Carlos A (Orem, UT)
Title: Multiple storage class distributed nametags for locating items in a distributed computing system
Patent Number: 7,359,934

Inventors: Ricciuti; Anthony Thomas (Bethel Park, PA), Sims; Daniel Garett (Newberry, SC)
Title: Switchgear system and electrical switching apparatus assembly therefor
Patent Number: 9,306,376

Inventors: Richenstein; Lawrence (Brookville, NY), Dauk; Michael A. (Crystal, MN), Withoff; Robert J. (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Multiple channel wireless communication system
Patent Number: 7,359,671

Inventors: Ridl; Peter A. (Oakdale, MN)
Title: Non-tape data storage cartridge with handling feature and associated cartridge drive
Patent Number: 7,359,145

Inventors: Rigal; Michel (Saint-Arnoult, FR), Hebrard; Gilles (Caen, FR)
Title: Reciprocating-piston compressor having non-contact gap seal
Patent Number: 8,147,215

Inventors: Rimas-Ribikauskas; Emily (Seattle, WA), Duncan; Richard J. (Kirkland, WA), Szilagyi; Zoltan (Bellevue, WA), Fox; Eric B. (Seattle, WA), Davis; Shawna J. (Seattle, WA), Perry; David B. (Lynnswood, WA), Pennington; Ernest L. (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Gesture training
Patent Number: 8,147,248

Inventors: Rimbach; Jan (Erfurt, DE), Rimbach; Kirke (Bad Tennstedt, DE)
Title: Apparatus for examining test bodies
Patent Number: 9,304,092

Inventors: Rin; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Hashimoto; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Shimizu; Yoshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Saitoh; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kinoshita; Shinichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Nishigaki; Tomoo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Relay apparatus controlling signal channel selection
Patent Number: 9,307,189

Inventors: Rinne; Mikko J. (Helsinki, FI)
Title: Data segmentation method in a telecommunications system
Patent Number: 7,359,403

Inventors: Rivoirard; Frederic (Fontaine, FR)
Title: Low-noise amplifier circuit
Patent Number: 9,306,505

Inventors: Robinson; M. Dirk (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: End-to-end design of electro-optic imaging systems for color-correlated objects
Patent Number: 8,149,319

Inventors: Robl; Jeffrey A. (Newtown, PA), Parker; Rex A. (Titusville, NJ), Biller; Scott A. (Lexington, MA), Jamil; Haris (Libertyville, IL), Jacobson; Bruce L. (Carlsbad, CA), Kodukula; Krishna (Princeton, NJ), Hotamisligil; Gokhan (Wellesley, MA)
Title: Method for treating atherosclerosis employing an aP2 inhibitor and combination
Patent Number: 7,358,254

Inventors: Rochat; Jean-Denis (Genolier, CH), Mosimann; Laurent (Commugny, CH)
Title: Centrifugation method and chamber for washing and continuous separation of blood constituents
Patent Number: 8,147,394

Inventors: Rochberger; Haim (Tel Mond, IL), Rotstein; Ron (Tel Aviv, IL)
Title: Indoor navigation to known points of interest
Patent Number: 9,307,366

Inventors: Rockwell; Anthony L. (Pickerington, OH)
Title: Multilayer densified surface to improve air flow resistance and structural properties
Patent Number: 7,357,974

Inventors: Roemer; Tanja (Munich, DE), Janssen; Norbert (Munich, DE)
Title: XOR circuit
Patent Number: 7,358,769

Inventors: Rofougaran; Ahmadreza (Reza) (Newport Coast, CA)
Title: Mesh network within a device
Patent Number: 8,149,818

Inventors: Rogers; W. Clark (Denton, NC)
Title: Wall-avoiding high leg recliner chair
Patent Number: 7,357,450

Inventors: Rollin; Richard (6313 Menzingen, CH), Annis; Larry D. (Elgin, IL)
Title: Connector device
Patent Number: 7,357,782

Inventors: Ross; Jeffrey S. (Lancaster, PA), Tian; Dong (Lancaster, PA), Leininger; Larry W. (Akron, PA), Wallick; Bennett E. (Strasburg, PA)
Title: Linoleum flooring
Patent Number: 9,303,354

Inventors: Roth; Michael (Lautertal, DE), Simon; Dirk (Mutterstadt, DE)
Title: Crosslinking of unsaturated polymers by the use of hydroxylamine-esters
Patent Number: 7,358,311

Inventors: Rouhana; Stephen William (Plymouth, MI)
Title: Reversible 3-point to 4-point seat belt system
Patent Number: 9,302,644

Inventors: Rowe; Gabriel Isaiah (Fremont, CA)
Title: Touch panel assemblies and methods of manufacture
Patent Number: 9,304,347

Inventors: Roy; Subhadeep P. (Hillsborough, NJ), Ratnakar; Niranjan N. (Hillsborough, NJ), Rangan; Sundeep (Jersey City, NJ)
Title: Simplified interference suppression in multi-antenna receivers
Patent Number: 8,150,345

Inventors: Rucker; Paul V. (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Phenathrenone compounds, compositons and methods
Patent Number: 8,148,409

Inventors: Rudd; Michael (Warrington, GB), Sins; Veronique (Grimbergen, BE)
Title: Apparatus and method for seaming a metal end onto a composite can
Patent Number: 7,357,615

Inventors: Rudolph; Eric H. (Woodinville, WA)
Title: Methods and systems for processing multi-media editing projects
Patent Number: 8,150,954

Inventors: Ruehle; Michael (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Cache prefetch for deterministic finite automaton instructions
Patent Number: 9,304,768

Inventors: Ruettinger; Wolfgang Friedrich (East Windsor, NJ), Farrauto; Robert J. (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Process conditions for Pt-Re bimetallic water gas shift catalysts
Patent Number: 7,357,911

Inventors: Ruhlander; Gregory Phillip (Hannibal, MO)
Title: Reverse clip cap terminal connector
Patent Number: 8,146,455

Inventors: Rusan; Ileana (Toronto, CA), Lazarovich; David (Thornhill, CA), Liu; Zhenning (Mississauga, CA), Dangeti; Srinivasa Rao (Razole, IN), Keshri; Subodh (Mississauga, CA), Gudimetla; Gopi (Mississauga, CA), Fuller; Randy J. (Hillsburgh, CA), Yue; Edwin (Unionville, CA)
Title: Solid state power controller (SSPC) used as bus tie breaker in electrical power distribution systems
Patent Number: 8,148,848

Inventors: Russell; Lance W. (Rosanky, TX), Zeng; Rong (San Jose, CA)
Title: Unobtrusive failover in clustered network-attached storage
Patent Number: 9,304,861

Inventors: Rybicki; Stephen G. (Boxborough, MA), Boothby; David J. (Nashua, NH), Daley; Robert C. (Nashua, NH)
Title: Communication protocol for synchronization of personal information management databases
Patent Number: 7,359,920

Inventors: Ryoki; Tatsuya (Kawasaki, JP), Ohshitanai; Kazuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Photoelectric conversion apparatus that maintains image quality and image pickup system
Patent Number: 9,305,946

Inventors: Ryu; Juhn-Seok (Seongnam, KR), Park; Han-Seung (Seoul, KR), Kim; Hyun-Soo (Yongin, KR), Jung; Keum-Hwa (Seoul, KR)
Title: Standard platform for network technology group and application method thereof
Patent Number: 7,356,801

Inventors: Sadeck; James E. (East Freetown, MA)
Title: Flexible connection and release device and method
Patent Number: 8,146,215

Inventors: Sagawa; Hirohiko (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Spoken document retrieval system
Patent Number: 8,150,678

Inventors: Sage; Gerald F. (Chico, CA)
Title: Asynchronous digital signal combiner and method of combining asynchronous digital signals in cable television return path
Patent Number: 7,359,447

Inventors: Sagfors; Mats (Kyrkslatt, FI), Torsner; Johan (Masaby, FI), Wager; Stefan (Espoo, FI)
Title: Method and a transmitter/receiver for reduced signaling in a retransmission system using hybrid automatic repeat
Patent Number: 8,151,154

Inventors: Sah; Jy-Jen F. (West Bloomfield, MI)
Title: Method of clutch control to start an engine with a hybrid transmission
Patent Number: 8,147,375

Inventors: Saha; Badal (Peoria, IL), Racine; Francis Michael (Peoria, IL), Terentieva; Elena (Moscow, RU)
Title: Fermentative production of mannitol
Patent Number: 7,358,072

Inventors: Saha; Bratin (Santa Clara, CA), Adl-Tabatabai; Ali-Reza (San Jose, CA), Jacobson; Quinn A. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Handling precompiled binaries in a hardware accelerated software transactional memory system
Patent Number: 9,304,769

Inventors: Saito; Masatoshi (Chiba, JP), Nakano; Yuki (Chiba, JP), Nakamura; Hiroaki (Chiba, JP)
Title: Organic thin film transistor and organic thin film light-emitting transistor
Patent Number: 8,148,720

Inventors: Saitoh; Yoshimitsu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Communication device and transmission power control method
Patent Number: 9,307,496

Inventors: Sakaguchi; Tomonori (Kanagawa, JP), Terai; Masayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Yako; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Resistance change memory and forming method of the resistance change device
Patent Number: 9,305,641

Inventors: Sakai; Kazuhiro (Fujinomiya, JP), Kurata; Takenori (Fuji, JP), Ishikawa; Akihiro (Fujinomiya, JP), Koyama; Motomu (Fuji, JP), Matsuyama; Kazuo (Fuji, JP)
Title: Cowl-top cover
Patent Number: 7,357,446

Inventors: Sakai; Mikio (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Shooting optical system
Patent Number: 8,149,320

Inventors: Sakamoto; Noritoshi (Shimotsuga-gun, JP)
Title: Position detection apparatus, exposure apparatus, and method of manufacturing device
Patent Number: 8,149,423

Inventors: Sakamoto; Shigeru (Ichikawa, JP), Mamiya; Satoru (Yokohama, JP), Fujisawa; Jun (Saratoga, JP), Okamura; Shuichi (Kawasaki, JP), Takeichi; Shinya (Kawasaki, JP), Date; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Takeshi (Tachikawa, JP), Takamura; Akihiro (Kokubunji, JP), Midorikawa; Waki (Kawasaki, JP), Nomakuchi; Toru (Abiko, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and control method thereof
Patent Number: 9,305,327

Inventors: Sakayanagi; Yoshihiro (Mishima, JP)
Title: Control device for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 9,303,569

Inventors: Sakurai; Hiromi (Suntou-gun, JP), Aoki; Daisuke (Numazu, JP)
Title: Color electrophotographic image forming apparatus with manually-operated unit
Patent Number: 8,150,296

Inventors: Sakurai; Takao (Tokyo, JP), Hanai; Tomohiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Stream data anomaly detection method and device
Patent Number: 9,305,043

Inventors: Saladino; Anthony P. (Atlanta, GA), Gardner; Rennie L. (Woodstock, GA), Robinson; Michael R. (Atlanta, GA), Gummalla; Ajay Chandra V. (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Method for suppression index reuse and packet classification for payload header suppression within a wireless network
Patent Number: 8,149,838

Inventors: Salgado; David A. (Victor, NY)
Title: Excluding unwanted pages in a printing system job
Patent Number: 7,359,083

Inventors: Saligram; Narayana Prakash (Bangalore, IN), Nair; Sreejakumar Sreekantan (Karnataka, IN), Thalli; Pradeep (Karnataka, IN)
Title: Switching method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,148,853

Inventors: Sanchez-Brunete lvarez; Desiderio (Madrid, ES)
Title: Leading edge for aircraft made of reinforced composite material
Patent Number: 8,146,865

Inventors: Sandanayaka; Vincent P. (Northboro, MA), Shacham; Sharon (Newton, MA), Shechter; Sharon (Andover, MA), McCauley; Dilara (Natick, MA)
Title: Olefin containing nuclear transport modulators and uses thereof
Patent Number: 9,303,000

Inventors: Sanders; Stuart B. (Cary, NC)
Title: System and method for implementing antenna diversity
Patent Number: 8,150,454

Inventors: Sanding; Anthony N. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for enhanced over-the-air programming
Patent Number: 7,359,698

Inventors: Sano; Yuji (Kawasaki, JP), Takagi; Akihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Kishi; Tomokatsu (Kawasaki, JP), Kawada; Toyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Inoue; Hirokazu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Capacitive-load driving circuit and plasma display apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 9,305,484

Inventors: Santhanankrishnan; Anand (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Methods and system for admission control and scheduling in ad hoc wireless networks
Patent Number: 8,149,696

Inventors: Sasada; Masahiko (Kyoto, JP), Matsunaga; Hiroki (Takatsuki, JP), Inao; Masashi (Ibaraki, JP), Ando; Hiroshi (Ibaraki, JP), Kaneda; Jinsaku (Suita, JP), Maeda; Eisaku (Takatsuki, JP), Maejima; Akihiro (Takatsuki, JP)
Title: Sustain driver, sustain control system, and plasma display
Patent Number: 7,358,968

Inventors: Sasaki; Morimasa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information medium
Patent Number: 7,357,344

Inventors: Sasaki; Tsuneyuki (Matsumoto, JP), Kumai; Eiji (Matsumoto, JP), Naramatsu; Yasuo (Matsumoto, JP), Akamine; Masahiro (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Recording apparatus
Patent Number: 9,302,503

Inventors: Sato; Hidekazu (Kawasaki, JP), Sukegawa; Takae (Kawasaki, JP), Suzuki; Kousuke (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Heterobipolar transistor and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,358,546

Inventors: Sato; Junichi (Nara, JP), Fuji; Hiroshi (Soraku-gun, JP), Kojima; Kunio (Nabari, JP)
Title: Magnetic recording medium, magnetic recording device, and method of manufacturing magnetic recording medium
Patent Number: 7,357,996

Inventors: Sato; Kazuaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Scroll fluid machine
Patent Number: 7,357,627

Inventors: Sato; Kazushi (Chiba, JP), Suzuki; Teruhiko (Chiba, JP), Yagasaki; Yoichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image information decoding apparatus and image information decoding method for motion prediction and/or compensation of images
Patent Number: 8,150,182

Inventors: Sato; Kohei (Kudamatsu, JP), Kondo; Hideaki (Kudamatsu, JP), Tauchi; Susumu (Shunan, JP), Makino; Akitaka (Hikari, JP)
Title: Plasma treatment apparatus and plasma treatment method
Patent Number: 8,148,268

Inventors: Satoh; Naoyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium storing a program for causing an image processing apparatus to execute an image processing method
Patent Number: 8,149,239

Inventors: Satoh; Osamu (Kanagawa, JP), Nakazato; Yasushi (Tokyo, JP), Ue; Kohji (Kanagawa, JP), Yamashita; Masahide (Tokyo, JP), Yamane; Jun (Kanagawa, JP), Hino; Shokichiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus including a sound sensor to determine cleaning failure
Patent Number: 8,150,278

Inventors: Satoyama; Ai (Sagamihara, JP), Eguchi; Yoshiaki (Yokohama, JP), Nakano; Takahiro (Yokahama, JP)
Title: Snapshot system
Patent Number: 7,356,658

Inventors: Satpathy; Sudhir K. (Hillsboro, OR), Mathew; Sanu K. (Hillsboro, OR), Gopal; Vinodh (Westborough, MA), Krishnamurthy; Ram K. (Portland, OR)
Title: Hybrid CAM assisted deflate decompression accelerator
Patent Number: 9,306,596

Inventors: Sauder; Myrl D. (Archbold, OH)
Title: Casket leveling bed
Patent Number: 7,356,890

Inventors: Sauerlander; Georg (Aachen, DE), Salters; Bart Andre (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Lighting device
Patent Number: 8,150,269

Inventors: Saunier; Andre (Courgenay, CH)
Title: Watch provided with push-buttons comprising a mechanism for actuating delocalised control elements of a clockwork
Patent Number: 7,359,289

Inventors: Sawada; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Inoue; Kenji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wet paper web transfer belt
Patent Number: 8,147,654

Inventors: Sawada; Tetsuya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Communication method, control station, and communication apparatus
Patent Number: 8,149,800

Inventors: Sawaguchi; Takami (Isesaki, JP)
Title: Haptic solenoid and haptic solenoid mounting structure
Patent Number: 9,304,589

Inventors: Saxena; Tushar (Lexington, MA), Cousins; David B. (Barrington, RI), Partridge; Craig (East Lansing, MI), Strayer; W. Timothy (West Newton, MA)
Title: Methods and systems for passive information discovery using Lomb periodogram processing
Patent Number: 7,359,966

Inventors: Scardera; Giuseppe (Sunnyvale, CA), Kelman; Maxim (Mountain View, CA), Rogojina; Elena V (San Jose, CA), Poplavskyy; Dmitry (San Jose, CA), Tai; Elizabeth (Cupertino, CA), Wang; Gonghou (Foster City, CA)
Title: Method for manufacturing a photovoltaic cell with a locally diffused rear side
Patent Number: 9,306,087

Inventors: Scharp; Rainer (Vaihingen, DE), Keller; Klaus (Lorch, DE), Weisse; Volker (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Multi-part piston for an internal combustion engine and method for its production
Patent Number: 8,146,560

Inventors: Scher; Irving S. (Oakland, CA), Varadi; Peter (Albany, CA)
Title: Small piezoelectric air pumps with unobstructed airflow
Patent Number: 7,358,649

Inventors: Scheurich; Christoph E. (Santa Cruz, CA)
Title: Personal authentication method and apparatus sensing user vicinity
Patent Number: 7,356,706

Inventors: Schmidt; Rainer (Lindhorst, DE), Stuffel; Andreas (Buckeburg, DE), Kim; Jeong Rak (Incheon, KR)
Title: Device for restraining the rise of a step roller of a people conveyor
Patent Number: 7,357,241

Inventors: Schmitz; Gregory P. (Los Gatos, CA), Heaney; Michael B. (Palo Alto, CA), Shrader; Eric J. (Belmont, CA)
Title: Flexible electric paper display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,357,978

Inventors: Schneiter; Andrea M. (Latham, NY), Schneiter; John L. (Latham, NY), Gaulin; Mark R. (Albany, NY)
Title: Database search in distributed computer system on portion of remote database
Patent Number: 7,356,533

Inventors: Schnorr; Kirk (Holte, DK), Kramer; Randall (Lincoln, CA)
Title: Polypeptides having cellulolytic enhancing activity and polynucleotides encoding same
Patent Number: 9,303,074

Inventors: Schoinas; Ioannis T. (Portland, CA), Jayasimha; Doddaballapur Narasimha-Murthy (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Separable transport layer in cache coherent multiple component microelectronic systems
Patent Number: 9,304,964

Inventors: Scholl; Thomas Bradley (Seattle, WA), Brandwine; Eric Jason (Haymarket, VA), Hansen; Zachary J. (Seattle, WA), Lotz; Richard M. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Using virtual provisioning machines to provision devices
Patent Number: 9,304,800

Inventors: Scholz; Wolfang (Minden, DE)
Title: Method for testing the serviceability of transducers
Patent Number: 7,358,744

Inventors: Schroder; Jacob J (Lyngby, DK), Hoyer; Claus F. (Espergaerde, DK), Korger; Peter (Lynge, DK), Froslev-Nielsen; Lars (Lynge, DK)
Title: Method and apparatus for transferring packets between interface control modules of line cards
Patent Number: 9,304,961

Inventors: Schrodinger; Ing. Karl (Berlin, DE)
Title: Switchable high pass configuration and an optical receiver with a switchable high pass configuration
Patent Number: 7,358,799

Inventors: Schrom; Gerhard (Hillsboro, OR), Hazucha; Peter (Beaverton, OR), Hahn; Jae-Hong (Beaverton, OR), De; Vivek K. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Driver circuit
Patent Number: 7,358,770

Inventors: Schunk; Stefan (Aachen, DE), Reich; Melanie (Aachen, DE), Steinhagen; Henning (Sulzbach a.T., DE), Damann; Nils (Koln, DE), Haurand; Michael (Aachen, DE), Kless; Achim (Aachen, DE), Skone; Philip (Herts, GB), Hamlyn; Richard (Cambridgeshire, GB), Kirby; Robert (Cambridge, GB), Rogers; Marc (Cambridgeshire, GB), Sutton; Kathy (Herts, GB)
Title: Fluoromethyl-substituted pyrrole carboxamides
Patent Number: 9,302,988

Inventors: Schurmann-Mader; Eveline (Zeihen, CH), Abel; Andreas Peter (Basel, CH), Bopp; Martin Andreas (Basel, CH), Duveneck; Gert Ludwig (Bad Krozingen, DE), Ehrat; Markus (Magden, CH), Kresbach; Gerhard Matthias (Staufen, DE), Pawlak; Michael (Laufenburg, DE), Scharer-Hernandez; Nania Graciela (Gelterkinden, CH), Schick; Eginhard (Rheinfelden, DE)
Title: Flow cell array and the utilization thereof for multianalyte determination
Patent Number: 7,358,079

Inventors: Schuster; Tilmann (Grossostheim, DE), Paulini; Klaus (Maintal, DE), Schmidt; Peter (Schoeneck, DE), Baasner; Silke (Schoeneck, DE), Polymeropoulos; Emmanuel (Frankfurt, DE), Guenther; Eckhard (Maintal, DE), Teifel; Michael (Weiterstadt, DE)
Title: Tetrahydrocarbazole derivatives as ligands of G-protein coupled receptors
Patent Number: 8,148,546

Inventors: Schuttenberg; Kim (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: System and method for writing data to a data storage structure
Patent Number: 9,304,693

Inventors: Schuttenberg; Kim (Gilbert, AZ), Balasubramanian; Sridharan (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Method and apparatus for determining relative ages of entries in a queue
Patent Number: 9,304,777

Inventors: Schwierking; Roger A. (Cheyenne, WY), Pangan; Diosdado G. (Cheyenne, WY), Gross; Kenneth P. (Cheyenne, WY)
Title: Apparatus and method for effectuating temperature control in roller grills
Patent Number: 8,148,669

Inventors: Seefeldt; Alan Jeffrey (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Audio system equalization for portable media playback devices
Patent Number: 9,307,340

Inventors: Seibold; Gerd (Ammerbuch, DE), Michlitsch; Kenneth J. (Livermore, CA), Von Oepen; Randolf (Los Altos Hills, CA), Quint; Bodo (Rottenberg, DE), Joergensen; Ib Erling (Haigerloch, DE), Nielsen; Stevan (Rottenberg, DE), Conzelmann; Tommy (Rangendingen, DE)
Title: Apparatus for sealing surgical punctures
Patent Number: 8,147,513

Inventors: Seidel; Marc (Osnabrueck, DE), Von Mutius; Martin (Ascheffel, DE), Uphues; Ulrich (Hannover, DE)
Title: Modular kit for a wind turbine tower
Patent Number: 8,146,320

Inventors: Seimiya; Shigeru (Oyama, JP)
Title: Battery for work vehicle and battery-type work vehicle
Patent Number: 9,306,245

Inventors: Seitz; Joachim (Reundorf, DE), Krause; Joachim (Obermichelbach, DE), Lang; Jens (Pressig, DE)
Title: Coupling device of a switchable cam follower of a valve train of an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,146,552

Inventors: Sekiguchi; Takumi (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Pneumatic tire
Patent Number: 8,146,634

Inventors: Sekine; Hiroshi (Gunma-ken, JP)
Title: Cross joint
Patent Number: 7,357,720

Inventors: Sele; Christoph Wilhelm (Eindhoven, NL), Beenhakkers; Monica Johanna (Helmond, NL), Gelinck; Gerwin Hermanus (Valkenswaard, NL), Van Aerle; Nicolaas Aldegonda Jan Maria (Eindhoven, NL), Huitema; Hjalmar Edzer Ayco (Veldhoven, NL)
Title: Method of manufacturing an electronic component
Patent Number: 9,305,787

Inventors: Seletsky; Boris M. (Andover, MA), Yu; Melvin J. (Andover, MA), Zheng; Wanjun (Londonderry, NH)
Title: Methods and compositions for use in treating cancer
Patent Number: 8,148,554

Inventors: Seo; Jeong-Wook (Daegu, KR), Kim; Hwan (Gumi-si, KR), Kim; Jae-Ho (Gumi-si, KR), Park; Wei-Jin (Seoul, KR)
Title: Device and method for displaying a status of a portable terminal by using a character image
Patent Number: 7,359,688

Inventors: Seo; Manabu (Yokohama, JP), Akiyama; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP), Oouchida; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP), Hamano; Yukiko (Kawasaki, JP), Akanuma; Goichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Lighting device and projection image display unit
Patent Number: 8,147,069

Inventors: Serkh; Alexander (Troy, MI), Schneider; Dean (Washington, MI)
Title: Belt transmission
Patent Number: 9,303,734

Inventors: Setlak; Dale R. (Melbourne, FL), Jones; Richard J. (Indialantic, FL), Franza; Gordon S. (Rockledge, FL)
Title: Multi-biometric finger sensor apparatus and associated methods
Patent Number: 7,358,514

Inventors: Setlak; Dale R. (Melbourne, FL), Jones; Richard J. (Indialantic, FL), Franza; Gordon S. (Rockledge, FL)
Title: Multi-biometric finger sensor including electric field sensing pixels and associated methods
Patent Number: 7,358,515

Inventors: Seto; Takatoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kijima; Naoto (Kanagawa, JP), Ohno; Akira (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Light emitting device and illuminator using the same
Patent Number: 7,357,882

Inventors: Seul; Michael (Fanwood, NJ), Chau; Chiu Wo (Edison, NJ)
Title: Making a matrix of random encoded arrays
Patent Number: 7,358,097

Inventors: Seyedi-Esfahani; Seyed-Alireza (Fairport, NY)
Title: Space time coded MB-OFDM UWB system
Patent Number: 8,149,943

Inventors: Shah; Gopal Manoj (Greenville, WI), Nhan; Davis Dang Hoang (Appleton, WI), Gakhar; Sudhanshu (Atlanta, GA), Mundschau; Stacy Averic (Weyauwega, WI)
Title: Liquid detection system having a signaling device and an absorbent article with graphics
Patent Number: 9,301,884

Inventors: Shah; Mahesh J. (Lindenhurst, IL)
Title: Regulated hybrid permanent magnet generator
Patent Number: 8,148,866

Inventors: Shah; Peter (San Diego, CA), Fransis; Bert (Hasselt, BE), Bargroff; Keith (San Diego, CA)
Title: Receiver with tuner front end using tracking filters and calibration
Patent Number: 8,150,351

Inventors: Shang; Ping (DongGuan, CN), Ho; YiuSing (HongKong, CN)
Title: Method of assembling a disk drive unit via a ramp tool
Patent Number: 7,356,908

Inventors: Shang; Song Quan (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Optical transmission for binary and duobinary modulation formats
Patent Number: 9,306,780

Inventors: Shao; Wei (Singapore, SG), Zhang; Fan (Singapore, SG), Tan; Juan Boon (Singapore, SG)
Title: Integrated circuits having crack-stop structures and methods for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 9,305,886

Inventors: Sheikh; Farhana Asrar (Portland, OR), Koeberl; Patrick (Dublin, IE), Walker; Jesse (Portland, OR), Alavi; Hossein (Portland, OR), Long; Men (Beaverton, OR), Krishnamurthy; Ram Kumar (Portland, OR), Narendra Trivedi; Alpa T. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Apparatus, system and method of protecting domains of a multimode wireless radio transceiver
Patent Number: 9,307,409

Inventors: Shen; Cheng (Kirkwood, MO), Cox; Theresa (St. Louis, MO), Brown; Daniel W. (St. Louis, MO), Delcamp; Jonathan W. (St. Louis, MO)
Title: Acid beverage composition utilizing an aqueous protein component
Patent Number: 7,357,955

Inventors: Shenaq; Mohammed (Wayne, MI), West; Sean Bayle (Monroe, MI)
Title: Integrated slide adjustable pivoting seat belt webbing guide
Patent Number: 9,302,645

Inventors: Shenoy; Nagesh (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Title editing for slow or fast motion on recordable DVD discs
Patent Number: 8,151,195

Inventors: Sherwood; William J. (West Burlington, IA)
Title: Motorized, retractable antenna system for recreational and similar vehicles
Patent Number: 7,358,909

Inventors: Shi; Guining (San Diego, CA), Tran; Allen Minh-Triet (San Diego, CA), Wyrwich; Elizabeth M. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Wideband antenna system with multiple antennas and at least one parasitic element
Patent Number: 9,306,276

Inventors: Shi; Meng (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Cooperative processing apparatus and cooperative processing method
Patent Number: 7,359,940

Inventors: Shibata; Kazutaka (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,358,618

Inventors: Shibuya; Masaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Operational amplifier
Patent Number: 8,149,054

Inventors: Shigapov; Andrey (Fremont, CA)
Title: Generating secure roaming user profiles over a network
Patent Number: 9,306,951

Inventors: Shimada; Shinji (Tokyo, JP), Nose; Kazuaki (Tokyo, JP), Ota; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP), Miyairi; Keisuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Plastic bottle with handle
Patent Number: 7,357,267

Inventors: Shimada; Yoshihiro (Kaga, JP), Matsui; Nobuyuki (Kaga, JP)
Title: Link chain
Patent Number: 8,146,340

Inventors: Shimada; Yoshinobu (Machida, JP)
Title: Electric connector
Patent Number: 9,306,321

Inventors: Shimano; Mitsuyoshi (Ichihara, JP), Nakajima; Hiroyoshi (Ichihara, JP)
Title: Propylene resin material and method for the production thereof
Patent Number: 9,303,112

Inventors: Shimizu; Kazuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Nagayama; Akira (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Power supply control circuit and control method thereof
Patent Number: 7,358,712

Inventors: Shimizu; Keiji (Fussa, JP), Aono; Yasushi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Illumination device for microscope
Patent Number: 7,359,117

Inventors: Shimizu; Masayoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image correction method, program, and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,359,100

Inventors: Shimizu; Tomomi (Aichi, JP), Mizuno; Yoshiyuki (Aichi, JP), Tanaka; Kenji (Aichi, JP), Araki; Mikihisa (Aichi, JP), Iwashita; Hiroaki (Aichi, JP), Shionoya; Jun (Nagoya, JP), Yurimoto; Masayuki (Toyota, JP), Yamamoto; Keiji (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Hybrid car travel mode setting device
Patent Number: 8,150,573

Inventors: Shimizu; Yoshinori (Tokushima, JP), Sakano; Kensho (Anan, JP), Noguchi; Yasunobu (Tokushima, JP), Moriguchi; Toshio (Anan, JP)
Title: Light emitting device and display
Patent Number: 8,148,177

Inventors: Shimizu; Yukio (Hyogo, JP), Yuri; Shinsuke (Hyogo, JP)
Title: In-vehicle display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,356,954

Inventors: Shimmoto; Takafumi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing method, image processing apparatus, and control program
Patent Number: 9,304,957

Inventors: Shin; Jong-hyun (Suwon-si, KR), Jeong; An-sik (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Optical disk apparatus and method of driving the same
Patent Number: 8,149,670

Inventors: Shin; Seung-gi (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Jae-seok (Seoul, KR), Kim; Dong-wook (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Hyung-han (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Won-jae (Seoul, KR), An; Jee-hoon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus to detect a dead pixel of an image sensor and method and apparatus to capture an image from an image sensor
Patent Number: 8,149,305

Inventors: Shindo; Osamu (Tokyo, JP), Mizuno; Toru (Tokyo, JP), Andoh; Youichi (Tokyo, JP), Yamaguchi; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Solder ball supplying method and supplying device
Patent Number: 7,357,295

Inventors: Shiraga; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP), Minabe; Oki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus with central processing unit and main memory having power saving mode, and power saving controlling method
Patent Number: 7,356,717

Inventors: Shirai; Hirokazu (Kyoto, JP), Saito; Kazuyoshi (Kyoto, JP), Nakatani; Shigeki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Bearing device, spindle motor and disk drive apparatus
Patent Number: 8,148,862

Inventors: Shirai; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP), Kokubun; Takao (Fuchu, JP), Ishizawa; Hitoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Murakami; Atsunobu (Fuchu, JP)
Title: Optical element and exposure apparatus
Patent Number: 8,149,381

Inventors: Shiraishi; Mikio (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Clock recovery circuit and clock-recovering filter circuit
Patent Number: 7,359,474

Inventors: Shiraishi; Mitsuo (Ushiku, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and method for calibration scheduling based on hour-by-hour and day-of-week use frequency
Patent Number: 8,149,480

Inventors: Shiraishi; Naoto (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Device and method for encoding image data
Patent Number: 8,150,152

Inventors: Shirley; David P. (Des Moines, WA), Olson; Dale P. (Sumner, WA), Jacobs; Eric C. (Auburn, WA), Lin; E-Song (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Request for conformity system
Patent Number: 7,356,483

Inventors: Shoemate; Jacob (Ponder, TX)
Title: Well screen assembly with multi-gage wire wrapped layer
Patent Number: 8,146,662

Inventors: Shoff; Daniel J. (Issaquah, WA), Liu; Jun (Bellevue, WA), Southmayd; John C. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Compressed file system for non-volatile RAM
Patent Number: 7,356,662

Inventors: Shoji; Hiroyuki (Nara, JP), Takakura; Hideya (Nara, JP), Kusuda; Kazuo (Nara, JP)
Title: Photo-coupler semiconductor device and production method therefor
Patent Number: 7,358,535

Inventors: Shousterman; Leonid (Herzlia, IL), Marinchenco; Oleg (Modein, IL), Altshuller; Mark (Ganot Hadar, IL), Yanover; Vladimir (Kfar Saba, IL), Aloush; Avner (Netanya, IL)
Title: Transfer of communication sessions between base stations in wireless networks
Patent Number: 8,149,786

Inventors: Shrivastava; Manish (San Jose, CA)
Title: Scan architecture for full custom blocks
Patent Number: 8,151,153

Inventors: Shuey; Joseph B. (Camp Hill, PA), Gray; Mark R. (York, PA), Johnson; Lewis Robin (Dover, PA)
Title: Mezzanine-type electrical connectors
Patent Number: 8,147,268

Inventors: Shufflebotham; Paul (San Jose, CA), Martinson; Robert (Palo Alto, CA), von Bunau; Heinrich (San Jose, CA), Lynch; Kevin (Santa Clara, CA), Sheffield; Mathew (San Ramon, CA)
Title: Continuous web apparatus and method using an air to vacuum seal and accumulator
Patent Number: 9,303,316

Inventors: Shvodian; William M. (McLean, VA), Roberts; Richard D. (West Melbourne, FL)
Title: System and method for low power clear channel assessment
Patent Number: 7,359,459

Inventors: Shvydun; Volodymyr (Los Altos, CA), Healey; Adam B. (Newburyport, MA), Palusa; Chaitanya (Fremont, CA), Pham; Hiep T. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Baud rate phase detector with no error latches
Patent Number: 9,304,535

Inventors: Siden; Gunnar Leif (Greenville, SC), Luedke; Jonathan Glenn (Simpsonville, SC)
Title: Integrated gas turbine exhaust diffuser and heat recovery steam generation system
Patent Number: 8,146,341

Inventors: Sidhu; Lakhbeer S. (Fremont, CA), Li; Choy Hing (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Stress programming of transistors
Patent Number: 8,149,011

Inventors: Sieser; Janice Ethel (Ivoryton, CT), Singer; Robert Alan (Niantic, CT)
Title: Conjugates and associated methods of producing them for the prevention or treatment of nicotine addiction
Patent Number: 9,303,013

Inventors: Siew; Keen Hoong (Johor, MY), Lim; Chan Jin (Johor, MY)
Title: Reservoir tank for hydraulic brake lever assembly
Patent Number: 8,146,716

Inventors: Silva; Sergio (Geneva, CH)
Title: Fixation of a spiral spring in a watch movement
Patent Number: 8,147,127

Inventors: Simmen; Kenneth Alan (Tervuren, BE), De Kock; Herman Augustinus (Arendonk, BE), Raboisson; Pierre Jean-Marie Bernard (Sterrebeek, BE), Nilsson; Karl Magnus (Huddinge, SE), Samuelsson; Bengt Bertil (Huddinge, SE), Rosenquist; .ANG.sa Annica Kristina (Huddinge, SE)
Title: Macrocyclic inhibitors of hepatitis C virus
Patent Number: 8,148,399

Inventors: Simon; Iris (San Francisco, CA), Corral; Laura (San Francisco, CA), Lawrenson; Charis (San Jose, CA), Kim; Nam (Santa Clara, CA), Pilkington; Glenn (Sorrento, AU), Wolfert; Robert L. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Pro108 antibody compositions and methods of use and use of Pro108 to assess cancer risk
Patent Number: 8,148,093

Inventors: Simon; Jean-Yves (London, GB), Wells; Charles (London, GB)
Title: Method of handling an email messaging campaign
Patent Number: 9,304,862

Inventors: Singh; Baljit (San Jose, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for a self-optimizing distributed antenna system
Patent Number: 9,306,682

Inventors: Singh; Harpreet (Orange, CA), Ormond; Louis (Irvine, CA)
Title: System and method for document management and retrieval
Patent Number: 7,359,897

Inventors: Singh; Jag Mohan (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Graphical rendering with implicit surfaces
Patent Number: 9,305,370

Inventors: Singh; Saravjeet (Santa Clara, CA), Nangoy; Roy C. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for fast gas exchange, fast gas switching, and programmable gas delivery
Patent Number: 9,305,810

Inventors: Singhatat; Wamis (Malvern, PA)
Title: Rotating ring ligament fixation
Patent Number: 7,357,803

Inventors: Sinquin; Gilles P. (Saint Martin du Manoir, FR), Campbell; Curt B. (Hercules, CA)
Title: Method of making a synthetic alkylaryl compound
Patent Number: 8,148,591

Inventors: Siraux; Daniel (Naast, BE), Dewachter; Daan (Mechelen, BE), Fouarge; Louis (Dilbeek, BE)
Title: Process for preparing polyolefins
Patent Number: 9,303,095

Inventors: Sistla; Krishnakanth (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Conflict detection and resolution in a multi core-cache domain for a chip multi-processor employing scalability agent architecture
Patent Number: 8,151,059

Inventors: Sivakumar; Swaminathan (Portland, OR)
Title: Imageable bottom anti-reflective coating for high resolution lithography
Patent Number: 7,358,111

Inventors: Slovencik; Jean-Marc (Uhrwiller, FR)
Title: Composite air and foam protective packaging
Patent Number: 8,146,332

Inventors: Slovencik; Jean-Marc (Uhrwiller, FR)
Title: Composite air and foam protective packaging
Patent Number: 8,147,951

Inventors: Smereka; Scott W. (Warren, MI), Ebben; Donald J. (Novi, MI), Sigal; Jacob R. (Ferndale, MI)
Title: System and method for batching content for playback on an electronic device
Patent Number: 9,305,308

Inventors: Smetana; Tomas (Herzogenaurach, DE)
Title: Drive device for a vehicle
Patent Number: 9,302,580

Inventors: Smith; Dana (Dana Point, CA)
Title: Multi-function peripheral with camera
Patent Number: 7,359,070

Inventors: Smith; Kelly B (Gurnee, IL), Vandlik; Mark (Gurnee, IL), Kast; Michael (Evanston, IL)
Title: Blood processing systems and methods that alternate flow of blood component and additive solution through an in-line leukofilter
Patent Number: 7,357,897

Inventors: Smith; Steven G. (Roswell, GA), Hunt, Jr.; Jessie Bert (Rome, GA), Ertley; Lawrence E. (Stone Mountain, GA)
Title: Methods and systems for communicating with service technicians in a telecommunications system
Patent Number: 8,150,940

Inventors: Smith; Taber H. (Fremont, CA), Mehrotra; Vikas (Fremont, CA), White; David (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Dummy fill for integrated circuits
Patent Number: 7,356,783

Inventors: Smithson; Brian (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Approach for securely processing an electronic document
Patent Number: 8,151,363

Inventors: Smits; Jan M. (Littleton, CO), Wincheski; Russell A. (Williamsburg, VA), Patry; JoAnne L. (Dulles, VA), Watkins; Anthony Neal (Hampton, VA), Jordan; Jeffrey D. (Williamsburg, VA)
Title: Controlled deposition and alignment of carbon nanotubes
Patent Number: 8,147,920

Inventors: So; Hoi-Sheung Wilson (Sunnyvale, CA), Chereddy; Raghuveer (Fremont, CA), Liao; Raymond Rui-Feng (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Reliable wireless communication system using adaptive frequency hopping
Patent Number: 8,149,893

Inventors: Sobieski; Zdzislaw (Eching, DE), Fey; Ralph (Zirndorf, DE), Mueller; Karsten (Ingolstadt, DE)
Title: Seat assembly having a movable head restraint
Patent Number: 8,146,997

Inventors: Soeda; Yoshihisa (Kanagawa, JP), Inoue; Yoshikazu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image reading device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,359,099

Inventors: Soejima; Naoki (Higashioumi, JP)
Title: Airbag cover and method of manufacturing
Patent Number: 7,357,410

Inventors: Soler; Marc (Golfe Juan, FR), Alliot; Eric (Mouans-Sartoux, FR)
Title: Selective activation of VAMOS-2 mode
Patent Number: 9,306,783

Inventors: Solihin; Yan (Apex, NC)
Title: Hardware-based array compression
Patent Number: 9,304,898

Inventors: Solihin; Yan (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Hardware-base accelerator for managing copy-on-write of multi-level caches utilizing block copy-on-write differential update table
Patent Number: 9,304,946

Inventors: Solomon; Arun S. (Rochester Hills, MI), Otto; Ronald M. (Rochester Hills, MI), Szymkowicz; Patrick G. (Shelby Township, MI)
Title: Direct-injection spark-ignition system
Patent Number: 8,146,555

Inventors: Soma; Tsunenori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid applicator and liquid supply method to be used in liquid applicator
Patent Number: 8,147,045

Inventors: Someya; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Okuda; Noritaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Liquid-crystal-driving image processing circuit, liquid-crystal-driving image processing method, and liquid crystal display apparatus
Patent Number: 8,150,203

Inventors: Song; Byung-cheol (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Image encoding/decoding method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,150,178

Inventors: Song; Hongping (Beijing, CN), Gong; Chao (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method for communication terminal to reside in a plurality of networks and communication terminal
Patent Number: 9,306,615

Inventors: Song; Inho (Ko-Sang-Si, KR), Rieger; Christian (Malsch, DE), Schweizer; Alexander (Buehl, DE)
Title: Method for preventing drive wheels from spinning
Patent Number: 8,150,592

Inventors: Song; Jae Hyung (Seoul, KR), Choi; In Hwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Hong; Ho Taek (Seoul, KR), Kwak; Kook Yeon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Byoung Gill (Seoul, KR), Suh; Jong Yeul (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jin Pil (Seoul, KR), Song; Won Gyu (Seoul, KR), Lee; Chul Soo (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jin Woo (Seoul, KR), Lee; Hyoung Gon (Seoul, KR), Lee; Joon Hui (Seoul, KR)
Title: Digital broadcasting system and data processing method
Patent Number: 8,149,744

Inventors: Song; Jae Hyung (Seoul, KR), Choi; In Hwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Suh; Jong Yeul (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jin Pil (Seoul, KR), Lee; Choon (Seoul, KR), Lee; Chul Soo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Digital broadcasting system and method of processing data in digital broadcasting system
Patent Number: 8,149,755

Inventors: Song; Jae Hyung (Seoul, KR), Choi; In Hwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Suh; Jong Yeul (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jin Pil (Seoul, KR), Lee; Chul Soo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Digital broadcasting system and method of processing data in digital broadcasting system
Patent Number: 8,149,754

Inventors: Song; Jae Hyung (Seoul, KR), Lee; Chul Soo (Seoul, KR), Hong; Sung-Ryong (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Thomas; Gomer (Arlington, WA)
Title: Transmitting/receiving system and method of processing data in the transmitting/receiving system
Patent Number: 8,149,775

Inventors: Song; Won Gyu (Seoul, KR), Choi; In Hwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kwak; Kook Yeon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Byoung Gill (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jin Woo (Seoul, KR), Lee; Hyoung Gon (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jong Moon (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Digital broadcasting system and method of processing data
Patent Number: 8,149,948

Inventors: Song; Won Yong (Kyungsangbuk-do, KR), Yang; Young Yeul (Kyungki-do, KR), Lee; YoungSook (Kyungsangbuk-do, KR), Hwang; InWhan (Pohang, KR), Noh; Eun Woon (Kyungki-do, KR), Choi; Young Im (Kyungki-do, KR), Jeong; Eun Hwa (Kyungsangbuk-do, KR), Martinoia; Enrico (Zurich, CH)
Title: Transgenic organism expressing fungal MRP-like ABC transporters
Patent Number: 7,358,417

Inventors: Sorrells; David F. (Jacksonville, FL), Bultman; Michael J. (Jacksonville, FL), Cook; Robert W. (Jacksonville, FL), Looke; Richard C. (Jacksonville, FL), Moses, Jr.; Charley D. (Jacksonville, FL)
Title: Methods and systems for down-converting a signal
Patent Number: 9,306,792

Inventors: Souchkov; Vitali (Walnut Creek, CA)
Title: Compact and accurate analog memory for CMOS imaging pixel detectors
Patent Number: 8,149,605

Inventors: Souloglou; Jason (Manchester, GB), Rawsthorne; Alasdair (Manchester, GB)
Title: Program code conversion for program code referring to variable size registers
Patent Number: 7,356,810

Inventors: Spasojevic; Nemanja L. (San Francisco, CA), Poncin; Guillaume (San Francisco, CA), Bloomberg; Dan S. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Comparing text pages using image features based on word positions
Patent Number: 8,151,186

Inventors: Spence; Jeanine E. (Kenmore, WA), Hallock; Joseph W. (Renton, WA), Kool-Brown; Eric C. (Seattle, WA), Brown; Jeremy D. (Woodinville, WA), Garbis; Christer (Kirkland, WA), Jackson; Michael W. (Redmond, WA), Tremblay; Edward K. (Bellevue, WA), Sonkin; Dmitry (Redmond, WA), Greisen; Marc (Snohomish, WA), Sarma; Kanchuki (Kirkland, WA), Lubrecht; Michael D. (Carnation, WA), Purchase; Gary J. (Bothell, WA), Coleman; Kenneth P. (Bothell, WA)
Title: Environment wide configuration system
Patent Number: 8,151,273

Inventors: Spilker; Kerry K. (Houston, TX), Vogel; Roger (Fairfield, CA), Stevens; James F. (Katy, TX), Ricci; Peter C. (Spring, TX)
Title: Selective, integrated processing of bio-derived ester species to yield low molecular weight hydrocarbons and hydrogen for the production of biofuels
Patent Number: 8,147,766

Inventors: Spurr; Nigel (Solihull, GB)
Title: Support mechanism and a latch mechanism
Patent Number: 8,146,964

Inventors: Sreenivasan; Sidlgata V. (Austin, TX)
Title: Eliminating printability of sub-resolution defects in imprint lithography
Patent Number: 7,357,876

Inventors: Srivastava; Saurabh (Ottawa, CA), Ravindran; Ravishankar (Ottawa, CA), Blouin; Francois (Gatineau, CA)
Title: System and method for providing network application performance management in a network
Patent Number: 9,306,812

Inventors: Stafford; Matthew Wayne (Austin, TX), Wuthnow; Mark Steven (Austin, TX), Coan; William (Monroe, WA)
Title: Dynamic scrolling-ticker for initiating telecommunications services
Patent Number: 9,307,417

Inventors: Stahl; Carl (Malmo, SE)
Title: Vibration generator for electronic device having speaker driver and counterweight
Patent Number: 8,150,072

Inventors: Stamatas; Georgios (Issy-les Moulineaux, FR)
Title: Method for measuring skin erythema
Patent Number: 8,150,501

Inventors: Stanz; Kannan S. (Canton, MI), Craciun; Eugen F. (Ann Arbor, MI), Ramaseshadri; Ganesh T. (Ypsilanti, MI), Brewer; William S. (Plymouth, MI)
Title: Transmission device for seat adjuster
Patent Number: 8,146,991

Inventors: Stefani; Yves (Vanves, FR), Lucotte; Roland (Bussieres, FR)
Title: Butterfly valve with a rigid seal
Patent Number: 9,303,771

Inventors: Stefik; Mark J (Portola Valley, CA), Pirolli; Peter L (El Cerrito, CA)
Title: System for controlling the distribution and use of digital works using secure components
Patent Number: 7,359,881

Inventors: Stefka; Jan (Novy Jicin, CZ), Olivik; Marek (Prerov, CZ), Hynar; David (Studenka, CZ), Kreml; Tomas (Ostrava, CZ)
Title: Multi-focal lens for bi-functional headlamp
Patent Number: 7,357,545

Inventors: Stella; Alessio (Bologna, IT), Nesvadba; Jan Alexis Daniel (Eindhoven, NL), Barbieri; Mauro (Eindhoven, NL), Snijder; Freddy (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Method and device for estimating signal power in compressed audio using scale factors
Patent Number: 7,356,464

Inventors: Stephens; Ian John (Brickendonbury, GB)
Title: Bearing preset system
Patent Number: 9,303,371

Inventors: Stevenson; Richard Mark (Cambridge, GB), Skiba-Szymanska; Joanna Krystyna (Cambridge, GB), Bennett; Anthony John (Cambridge, GB), Shields; Andrew James (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Photon source
Patent Number: 9,304,371

Inventors: Stiefel; Charles W. (Coral Gables, FL)
Title: Sulfacetamide formulations for treatment of rosacea
Patent Number: 7,357,938

Inventors: Stockwell; Brent R. (New York, NY)
Title: Identification of genotype-selective anti-tumor agents
Patent Number: 7,358,262

Inventors: Stork; David G. (Portola Valley, CA), van Glabbeek; Robert Jan (Portola Valley, CA), Savitzky; Stephen (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for permissions based active document workflow
Patent Number: 7,356,611

Inventors: Stouffer; Mark A. (Middletown, CT), Pemberton; Eric C. (Southington, CT)
Title: Composite blocks with void spaces
Patent Number: 9,302,210

Inventors: Strasser; Erich (Trostberg, DE)
Title: Method and device for detection of oscillations by a position measuring system
Patent Number: 7,359,826

Inventors: Streciwilk; Eric J. (Perryville, KY)
Title: Disposable filter within a removable chamber
Patent Number: 7,357,823

Inventors: Striegel; Marcus (Nurnberg, DE), Schwenk; Thomas (Ruckersdorf, DE)
Title: Acoustically activated dental instrument
Patent Number: 8,147,245

Inventors: Su; Jia-hung (Tu-Cheng, TW), Chen; Hung-jen (Tu-Cheng, TW), Shih; Kai (Tu-Cheng, TW), Wu; Yu-yuan (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Triple-band embedded antenna
Patent Number: 7,358,903

Inventors: Suda; Hiromi (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Exposure apparatus and correction apparatus
Patent Number: 8,149,380

Inventors: Sudo; Tatsuo (Chiba, JP), Doi; Katsuo (Sakurai, JP), Takahashi; Masafumi (Sakura, JP), Kinoshita; Takuya (Chiba, JP), Nitta; Soichi (Narashino, JP), Hirata; Masafumi (Tokyo, JP), Kashito; Kiyotaka (Kobe, JP), Enatsu; Aya (Chiba, JP), Umemoto; Azusa (Kizugawa, JP)
Title: Picture display apparatus with selectively divided screens, picture display method for selectively dividing screens, and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,149,335

Inventors: Sueoka; Kazuhiko (Ageo, JP), Takada; Yasuji (Ageo, JP)
Title: Boot for constant velocity universal joint
Patent Number: 7,357,725

Inventors: Suga; Keisuke (Aichi-ken, JP), Honda; Daisaku (Aichi-ken, JP), Miyagawa; Toru (Brussels, BE), Tajima; Ryosuke (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Legged robot
Patent Number: 8,150,550

Inventors: Sugahara; Hiroto (Ama-gun, JP)
Title: Liquid droplet-ejecting apparatus, ink-jet printer, and liquid droplet-moving apparatus
Patent Number: 7,357,482

Inventors: Suganuma; Takuya (Kanagawa, JP), Yura; Jun (Kanagawa, JP), Uchitani; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Sukesako; Masaki (Ibaraki, JP), Ishii; Hiroki (Kanagawa, JP), Takeshita; Hironobu (Kanagawa, JP), Kezuka; Shogo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Fixing device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
Patent Number: 9,304,454

Inventors: Sugimoto; Aya (Sendai, JP), Kanda; Hidehiko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Ink-jet recording apparatus preventing recording surface of recording medium and paper discharge roller from contamination
Patent Number: 8,147,056

Inventors: Sugimoto; Shinya (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and conveyance control method for image receiving medium
Patent Number: 9,304,473

Inventors: Sugiura; Seiji (Utsunomiya, JP), Goto; Shuhei (Utsunomiya, JP), Suzuki; Ryugo (Nishiibaraki-gun, JP), Sugita; Narutoshi (Utsunomiya, JP), Nakanishi; Yoshihiro (Kawachi-gun, JP)
Title: Fuel cell and fuel cell stack
Patent Number: 8,148,032

Inventors: Sugiyama; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP), Sakamoto; Etsurou (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Recording medium and apparatus for protecting copyrighted digital data
Patent Number: 7,359,137

Inventors: Sugiyama; Mitsumasa (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Database system, its control method, and information processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,359,925

Inventors: Sugiyama; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Conversion circuit, image processing device, and conversion method that perform A/D conversion of an image signal
Patent Number: 9,307,121

Inventors: Sugiyama; Takashi (Yokohama, JP), Horii; Masatoshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display apparatus
Patent Number: 8,149,370

Inventors: Sugiyama; Yuki (Numazu, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and method for controlling image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,150,284

Inventors: Suh; Jungwon (Apex, NC)
Title: Memory data bus structure and method of transferring information with plural memory banks
Patent Number: 7,359,252

Inventors: Sullivan; James J. (Shrewsbury, MA), Lunn; Richard M. (Kingston, MA)
Title: Tenodesis implant
Patent Number: 9,301,751

Inventors: Sullivan; Michael J. (Barrington, RI), Ladd; Derek A. (Acushnet, MA), DeSimas; Antonio U. (East Providence, RI)
Title: Fully-neutralized ionomers for use in golf ball having a large core and a thin, dense layer
Patent Number: 7,357,735

Inventors: Sumita; Masaya (Hyougo, JP), Sakiyama; Shirou (Kyoto, JP), Kinoshita; Masayoshi (Oosaka, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit apparatus
Patent Number: 7,358,793

Inventors: Sun; Li-Hsiang (San Diego, CA), Lee; Ki-Dong (San Diego, CA), Min; Jungwon (San Diego, CA), Wang; Shu (San Diego, CA)
Title: Mobile station assisted location based service
Patent Number: 8,150,420

Inventors: Sun; Zong-Yuan (New Taipei, TW), Xiao; Da-Hua (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Electronic tag having wristband
Patent Number: 9,305,255

Inventors: Sundararajan; Shakuntala (Hillsboro, OR), Rahhal-Orabi; Nadia M. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Prevention of metal loss in wafer processing
Patent Number: 9,305,771

Inventors: Sung; Chien-Min (Tansui, Taipei County 251, TW)
Title: Amorphous diamond materials and associated methods for the use and manufacture thereof
Patent Number: 7,358,658

Inventors: Sung; Moon Chul (Seoul, KR), Lee; Kyu Tae (Seoul, KR)
Title: Backlight unit and method for controlling temperature thereof
Patent Number: 7,357,536

Inventors: Suratman; Dody (Trabuco Canyon, CA), Patel; Chirag C. (Rancho Santa Margarita, CA), Tsai; Chun Sei (Tustin, CA)
Title: Disk drive connecting defect shapes to preempt data loss
Patent Number: 8,149,528

Inventors: Surulichamy; Senthilkumar (Chennai, IN), Sekar; Selvakumar (Chennai, IN), Deshpande; Pramod Narayan (Chennai, IN), Ganpathy; Panchapakesan (Chennai, IN), Sarangdhar; Rajendra Janardan (Chennai, IN), Henry; Syril Sudhan (Chennai, IN), Karale; Sanjay Nivruti (Aurangabad, IN), Jangale; Arvind Atmaram (Aurangabad, IN), Kaldate; Ram Dattatray (Aurangabad, IN)
Title: Process for the preparation of beta-lactam antibiotic meropenem trihydrate
Patent Number: 8,148,520

Inventors: Sutardja; Pantas (San Jose, CA)
Title: Electrostatic discharge protection circuit for magneto-resistive read elements
Patent Number: 8,149,531

Inventors: Sutardja; Sehat (Los Altos Hills, CA), Zhang; Wanfeng (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Current limiting circuit and method for LED driver
Patent Number: 9,306,387

Inventors: Suzuki; Haruyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Recording condition determining method, program, and medium, information recording apparatus, and information recording system
Patent Number: 7,359,300

Inventors: Suzuki; Hiroshi (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Motor controller and electric power steering system
Patent Number: 8,150,580

Inventors: Suzuki; Sachiyo (Kagawa-ken, JP), Mishima; Yoshitaka (Kagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Disposable wearing article
Patent Number: 8,147,475

Inventors: Suzuki; Shinji (Tokyo-to, JP)
Title: Process for producing a substrate for attachment of cells
Patent Number: 7,358,089

Inventors: Suzuki; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing method, image processing apparatus, and computer program product
Patent Number: 9,305,359

Inventors: Suzuki; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Makiishi; Noriko (Tokyo, JP), Iwasa; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Takumi (Tokyo, JP), Shigekuni; Tomofumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Tin-plated steel sheet
Patent Number: 8,147,983

Inventors: Suzuki; Tatsuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Heat dissipation structure for electronic device
Patent Number: 7,358,605

Inventors: Swartzentruber; Ron L. (Amesbury, MA)
Title: Packet switch with multiple addressable components
Patent Number: 7,356,628

Inventors: Tagawa; Yoshinori (Yokohama, JP), Kobayashi; Junichi (Ayase, JP), Fujii; Kenji (Kawasaki, JP), Murayama; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Watanabe; Makoto (Yokohama, JP), Yonemoto; Taichi (Isehara, JP)
Title: Liquid discharge recording head and recording apparatus
Patent Number: 8,147,034

Inventors: Taguchi; Shinichiro (Nagoya, JP), Ishihara; Hideaki (Okazaki, JP), Teshima; Yoshinori (Toyota, JP), Ito; Naoki (Nukata-gun, JP)
Title: Microcomputer and emulation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,356,721

Inventors: Taguchi; Susumu (Niigata, JP)
Title: Substrate for electrophotographic photoreceptor, process for producing the substrate, and electrophotographic photoreceptor employing the substrate
Patent Number: 7,358,018

Inventors: Tahara; Shuji (Saitama, JP), Nishimura; Masatsugu (Saitama, JP)
Title: Motorcycle including brake-by-wire system with flexibly supported pressure-generating unit
Patent Number: 8,146,698

Inventors: Takada; Susumu (Otsu, JP), Kuraseko; Emi (Otsu, JP), Suzuki; Motoyuki (Otsu, JP)
Title: Method of producing crystalline substrate having concave-convex structure
Patent Number: 9,306,137

Inventors: Takada; Susumu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Surface light source device and display
Patent Number: 7,357,552

Inventors: Takagi; Atsushi (Yokohama, JP), Miyazaki; Yasuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image sensing apparatus and control method for same, and information processing apparatus, printing apparatus, and print data generation method, using correlation information recorded as attribute information of image data of frame
Patent Number: 8,149,286

Inventors: Takahashi; Isao (Hitachi, JP), Ishitsu; Takafumi (Hitachi, JP), Ueno; Yuichiro (Hitachi, JP), Seino; Tomoyuki (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Nuclear medical diagnosis apparatus
Patent Number: 8,148,695

Inventors: Takahashi; Shinji (Saitama, JP)
Title: Steering shaft support structure for vehicle for uneven ground running
Patent Number: 7,357,418

Inventors: Takahashi; Yoku (Minato, JP), Otsuka; Katsumi (Kawasaki, JP), Nakajima; Tomohiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Operating movement detection device, operating movement detection method, and program
Patent Number: 9,304,143

Inventors: Takamichi; Toru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Alarm transfer method and wide area Ethernet network
Patent Number: 7,359,331

Inventors: Takatani; Tomoo (Nara, JP), Imai; Akira (Nara, JP), Fukushima; Hiroshi (Yamatokorlyama, JP), Yabuta; Koji (Kashiba, JP)
Title: Automated teller machine
Patent Number: 8,149,358

Inventors: Takatsuka; Hirofumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical equipment having wavelength-independent optical path division element
Patent Number: 8,149,403

Inventors: Takayama; Manabu (Gunma, JP), Tosaka; Shoichi (Gunma, JP), Kakiuchi; Ikuo (Wakayama, JP), Shiga; Takashige (Wakayama, JP), Maeda; Masaru (Wakayama, JP)
Title: Noise rejection device and cellular phone including the noise rejection device
Patent Number: 7,358,843

Inventors: Takayama; Norihisa (San Jose, CA)
Title: E-mail transmission apparatus, e-mail transmission method and e-mail transmission program
Patent Number: 8,149,467

Inventors: Takazawa; Koji (Tokyo, JP), Morita; Seiji (Yokohama, JP), Umezawa; Kazuyo (Yokohama, JP), Morishita; Naoki (Yokohama, JP), Ootera; Yasuaki (Yokohama, JP), Ando; Hideo (Hino, JP), Nakamura; Naomasa (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Optical recording medium, information recording method, and information reproducing method
Patent Number: 8,149,674

Inventors: Takeguchi; Hirofumi (Koshi, JP), Nakamura; Junji (Koshi, JP), Yoshihara; Kousuke (Koshi, JP)
Title: Rinsing method, developing method, developing system and computer-read storage medium
Patent Number: 8,147,153

Inventors: Takemura; Hideki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Playback apparatus, electronic camera apparatus, function expansion apparatus for electronic camera apparatus, control method for electronic camera apparatus, control method for image communication apparatus, and medium for providing control program
Patent Number: 7,359,080

Inventors: Takeshima; Hiroaki (Komatsu, JP), Kuma; Masaaki (Hakusan, JP), Kuse; Takashi (Komatsu, JP)
Title: Construction vehicle
Patent Number: 8,147,376

Inventors: Takeuchi; Keisuke (Yokohama, JP), Fujishima; Kenzaburo (Kokubunji, JP), Katayama; Rintaro (Tachikawa, JP), Uwano; Koki (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Base station and wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,150,445

Inventors: Takeuchi; Tomohiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Low noise receiving apparatus
Patent Number: 8,149,049

Inventors: Takezawa; Hideharu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus of manufacturing negative electrode for non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery, and non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery using the negative electrode
Patent Number: 8,148,018

Inventors: Tamai; Goro (West Bloomfield, MI), Sah; Jy-Jen F. (West Bloomfield, MI), Tryon; Eric S. (Indianapolis, IN), Miller; Scott A (Commerce Township, MI), Shepherd; Steven J. (Commerce, MI)
Title: Method of controlling an auxiliary pump for a transmission
Patent Number: 8,146,690

Inventors: Tamura; Hirokazu (Chofu, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, computer program, and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,150,147

Inventors: Tamura; Hiroshi (Echizen, JP), Sano; Harunobu (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Dielectric ceramic composition and multilayer electronic component
Patent Number: 7,358,207

Inventors: Tan; Bing (Ann Arbor, MI), Hu; Zhendong (Ann Arbor, MI), Che; Yong (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Rechargeable electrochemical energy storage device
Patent Number: 9,305,716

Inventors: Tan; De-Zhang (Shenzhen, CN), Li; Yi (Jiyuan, CN)
Title: Methods for connecting devices and devices using the same
Patent Number: 9,307,375

Inventors: Tan; Hock Chuan (Singapore, SG), Lim; Thiam Chye (Singapore, SG), Tan; Victor Cher Khng (Singapore, SG), Neo; Chee Peng (Singapore, SG), Tan; Michael Kian Shing (Singapore, SG), Chew; Beng Chye (Singapore, SG), Pour; Cheng Poh (Singapore, SG)
Title: Stacked die in die BGA package
Patent Number: 7,358,117

Inventors: Tanabe; Maiko (Kobe, JP), Morozumi; Junichiro (Kobe, JP)
Title: Pneumatic tire
Patent Number: 9,302,548

Inventors: Tanaka; Kenichi (Nagasaki, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging device and camera system
Patent Number: 8,149,309

Inventors: Tanaka; Nobuyuki (Nukata-gun, JP)
Title: Communication device
Patent Number: 7,359,473

Inventors: Tanaka; Syouji (Ikoma, JP), Miyagawa; Ryohei (Muko, JP), Fujii; Toshiya (Otsu, JP), Tanaka; Yasuhiro (Nishinomiya, JP), Yamagata; Michihiro (Osaka, JP), Okayama; Hiroaki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging device and camera
Patent Number: 7,358,475

Inventors: Tang; Guangfu (Beijing, CN), Lan; Yuanliang (Beijing, CN), Wang; Huafeng (Beijing, CN), Luan; Hongzhou (Beijing, CN), Li; Zhiqi (Beijing, CN), Yu; Haiyu (Beijing, CN), Wang; Huaxin (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Jing (Beijing, CN)
Title: Self-cooled thyristor valve
Patent Number: 8,149,577

Inventors: Tani; Kota (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image measurement apparatus, image measurement method and image measurement program
Patent Number: 9,303,988

Inventors: Taniguchi; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Nobuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Ono; Hideki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,148,238

Inventors: Taniguchi; Yoko (Fukuoka, JP), Makino; Teruhisa (Fukuoka, JP), Fujiyoshi; Kunitaka (Fukuoka, JP), Nakano; Osamu (Saga, JP), Okui; Toru (Saga, JP), Hara; Yusuke (Saga, JP)
Title: Titanium carbide powder and titanium carbide-ceramics composite powder and method for production thereof, and sintered compact from the titanium carbide powder and sintered compact from the titanium carbide/ceramics composite powders and method for production thereof
Patent Number: 8,148,281

Inventors: Tanikawa; Hiroaki (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Takeda; Shinya (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: User equipment and reconnection method for mobile communications system
Patent Number: 9,307,486

Inventors: Taniyama; Yukie (Nagoya, JP), Taninaka; Yukihiro (Owariasahi, JP)
Title: Bill handling apparatus
Patent Number: 7,357,303

Inventors: Tanizawa; Akiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Chujoh; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image encoding/image decoding method and image encoding/image decoding apparatus
Patent Number: 8,149,910

Inventors: Tantis; Jean-Pierre (Bonny sur Loire, FR), Badaoui; Amine (Briare, FR), Mias; Franky (Les Bordes, FR), Ducas; Philippe (Saint Firmin sur Loire, FR)
Title: Elevator door coupler assembly
Patent Number: 9,302,886

Inventors: Tao; Hun-Jan (HsinChu, TW), Chen; Ryan Chia-Jen (Chiayi, TW), Liang; Mong-Song (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Low K dielectric surface damage control
Patent Number: 8,148,270

Inventors: Taoka; Yuta (Kurashiki, JP), Nii; Shinsuke (Tainai, JP), Nakamae; Masato (Kurashiki, JP)
Title: Alkyl-modified vinyl alcohol polymer solution
Patent Number: 9,303,146

Inventors: Tauk; Lara (Eindhoven, NL), Sandhu; Sukhdip (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Electrowetting element and manufacture method
Patent Number: 9,304,312

Inventors: Taylor; Rebecca Ann (Cincinnati, OH), Clapp; Mannie Lee (Mason, OH), Stella; Qing (Cincinnati, OH), Wesner; John Christopher (Liberty Township, OH), Garza; Cynthia Ann (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Personal care compositions containing hydrophobically modified non-platelet particles
Patent Number: 8,147,853

Inventors: Tenney; Douglas A. (North Reading, MA)
Title: Filter contamination control device
Patent Number: 7,357,042

Inventors: Tenorio Sanz; Santiago (Madrid, ES), De Pasquale; Andrea (Madrid, ES), Zas Couce; Luis Gabriel (Madrid, ES), Dominguez Romero; Francisco Javier (Madrid, ES)
Title: Transmitting fax in mobile networks
Patent Number: 8,150,479

Inventors: Terada; Yoshio (Ibaraki, JP), Asai; Fumiteru (Ibaraki, JP), Hashimoto; Hirokuni (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Pressure-sensitive adhesive sheet for testing
Patent Number: 8,146,438

Inventors: Terai; Masayuki (Tokyo, JP), Fujieda; Shinji (Tokyo, JP), Toda; Akio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device, and its manufacturing method
Patent Number: 8,148,757

Inventors: Terao; Yasunobu (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Stapling unit, sheet finishing apparatus, and stapling method
Patent Number: 8,146,908

Inventors: Terashita; Takaaki (Kaisei-machi, JP)
Title: Method, apparatus and program for image processing
Patent Number: 7,359,571

Inventors: Tessmer; Michael T. (Denham Springs, LA), Cannon; Lee E. (Bozeman, MT)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing an advantage to a player in a bonus game
Patent Number: 7,357,714

Inventors: Tetzlaff; Thomas A. (Hillsboro, OR), Park; Minyoung (Portland, OR), Qi; Emily H. (Camas, WA), Kenney; Thomas J. (Portland, OR), Perahia; Eldad (Portland, OR)
Title: Methods, systems and apparatuses for direct data frames
Patent Number: 9,307,056

Inventors: Thevenot; Marc (Rilhac Rancon, FR), Jecko; Bernard (Rilhac Rancon, FR), Monediere; Thierry (Limoges, FR), Chantalat; Regis (Naves, FR), Menudier; Cyrille (St Julien le Petit, FR), Dumon; Patrick (Vigoulet-Auzil, FR)
Title: Antenna with resonator having a filtering coating and system including such antenna
Patent Number: 8,149,180

Inventors: Thompson; Kevin D. (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Pressure switch assembly for a furnace
Patent Number: 8,146,584

Inventors: Thompson; Robert (Redford, MI)
Title: Automotive fire suppression system with binary fire suppression agent
Patent Number: 7,357,192

Inventors: Thompson; Scott J (Waterford, MI), Pitsch; Michael J. (Ann Arbor, MI), Tamai; Goro (West Bloomfield, MI)
Title: Method for torque management in a hybrid vehicle equipped with active fuel management
Patent Number: 8,150,595

Inventors: Tian; Kun (Shanghai Zizhu Science Park, CN), Dong; Yaozu (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Synchronizing an instruction cache and a data cache on demand
Patent Number: 7,360,022

Inventors: Till; Jonathan S. (Roanoke, VA), Blum; Ronald D. (Roanoke, VA), Burns; William R. (North Richland Hills, TX)
Title: Presbyopia treatment by lens alteration
Patent Number: 8,147,816

Inventors: Tippins; William D. (Westfield, IN)
Title: Method of manufacturing thermoplastic membrane articles and methods of use
Patent Number: 8,147,644

Inventors: Tiwari; Chandra (Boise, ID)
Title: Methods of forming conductive interconnects, and methods of depositing nickel
Patent Number: 7,358,170

Inventors: To; Chun Yuen (Hong Kong, CN), Cheng; Ho Ping (Hong Kong, CN)
Title: Ring binder mechanism with polymeric housing and actuator
Patent Number: 8,147,160

Inventors: Toben; Michael P. (Smithtown, NY), Barr; Robert K. (Shrewsbury, MA), O'Connor; Corey (Oakham, MA)
Title: Texturing of monocrystalline semiconductor substrates to reduce incident light reflectance
Patent Number: 9,303,207

Inventors: Tobita; Youichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Shift register circuit
Patent Number: 8,149,986

Inventors: Todter; Chris (San Diego, CA), Gulker; Bill (Beverly Hills, MI), Liu; Fei (Canton, MI), Chen; Yongjian (Ann Arbor, MI), Poliakov; Artem (Farmington Hills, MI), Clifton; Scott (Queensland, AU), Bremner; Paul (Del Mar, CA)
Title: Tuned air extractor to prevent wind throb in a vehicle
Patent Number: 9,302,564

Inventors: Tohchi; Yasunori (Osaka, JP), Kurioka; Yoshiaki (Osaka, JP), Bito; Takakazu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Zooms lens system, imaging device and camera
Patent Number: 8,149,297

Inventors: Tohyama; Kei (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Flash apparatus, image capture apparatus having a flash apparatus, and method of controlling a flash apparatus
Patent Number: 7,359,632

Inventors: Tokuda; Kazuhiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Printed board, printed board unit, and method of manufacturing printed board
Patent Number: 9,307,642

Inventors: Tominaga; Hidekazu (Susono, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and control method
Patent Number: 8,149,258

Inventors: Tomoda; Kyotaro (Ebina, JP), Ishii; Tsutomu (Ebina, JP), Saito; Yasunori (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Sasaki; Shigehiko (Ebina, JP), Ichiboshi; Akira (Ebina, JP), Sato; Masahiro (Ebina, JP)
Title: Image input detection apparatus and storing medium
Patent Number: 8,149,193

Inventors: Tonomura; Fumio (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Voltage regulator circuit
Patent Number: 8,148,960

Inventors: Toombs; Thomas N. (Los Gatos, CA), Holtzman; Micky (Kfar Vradim, IL)
Title: Multiple mode communication system
Patent Number: 7,360,003

Inventors: Toraguchi; Kosei (Fukuoka, JP), Kotsuki; Kunio (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Cordless telephone unit including audible confirmation of called party
Patent Number: 7,359,697

Inventors: Toriumi; Yuichi (Chino, JP), Morita; Akira (Suwa, JP)
Title: Display driver and electro-optical device
Patent Number: 7,358,979

Inventors: Torvinen; Marko (Espoo, FI)
Title: Method and system for location based group formation
Patent Number: 7,359,724

Inventors: Toumani; Rouben (San Jose, CA), Heidari; Sam (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for extending the frequency range of multi-tone modems
Patent Number: 7,359,444

Inventors: Toumura; Kunihiko (Hachioji, JP), Iijima; Tomoyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Packet communications unit
Patent Number: 8,149,705

Inventors: Townsend; Christopher (Isleworth, GB), Holliday; David (Isleworth, GB), Crossley; Robin (Isleworth, GB), Webber; Alun David (Isleworth, GB)
Title: Receivers for television signals
Patent Number: 7,356,828

Inventors: Toy; Wilson Wai (San Francisco, CA), Yates; Christopher Paul (Boulder Creek, CA), Krzeminski; Paul Allen (San Mateo, CA), Tornoe; Robert N. (Sunol, CA), Davies; Edmund Thomas (Orinda, CA)
Title: Radio frequency isolation system and cover assembly for vacuum electron device
Patent Number: 7,359,206

Inventors: Tracht; Michael L. (Ingolstadt, DE), Dierl; Richard G. (Sandersdoft, DE), Uschold; Sebastian (Munich, DE)
Title: Vehicle seat assembly
Patent Number: 7,357,412

Inventors: Tran; Ut (San Jose, CA), Deacon; David A. G. (Los Altos, CA), Lee; Shing Man (Fremont, CA)
Title: Constructing well structures for hybrid optical waveguides
Patent Number: 7,359,608

Inventors: Trappen; Anthony R. (Fargo, ND), Swan; Dempsey (Fargo, ND), Holzhey; Raymond (Hickson, ND)
Title: Result set formatting and processing
Patent Number: 7,359,912

Inventors: Tressler; Gary A. (Sandy Hook, CT), Vidyapoornachary; Diyanesh Babu C. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Implementing ECC control for enhanced endurance and data retention of flash memories
Patent Number: 9,304,856

Inventors: Tsai; Hung-Chieh (Tainan Hsien, TW), Lin; Yu-Hsin (Taipei, TW)
Title: Bandgap reference circuit with low operating voltage
Patent Number: 8,149,047

Inventors: Tsai; Jian-Shin (Taiching County, TW), Chou; Yu-Hua (Taipei, TW), Luo; Tzo-Hung (Taichung, TW), Tseng; Chi-Chan (Pingtung County, TW), Zhang; Wei (Singapore, TW), Yang; Jong-Chen (Shinchu County, TW)
Title: Plasma treatment at film layer to reduce sheet resistance and to improve via contact resistance
Patent Number: 7,358,612

Inventors: Tsai; Mandy Mei-Feng (Taipei, TW)
Title: Interface between different clock rate components
Patent Number: 7,356,624

Inventors: Tsai; Pei-Ting (Taitung, TW), Lu; Wen Min (Hsin Chu, TW)
Title: Driving system and method for liquid crystal display
Patent Number: 8,149,199

Inventors: Tsingos; Nicolas (Antibes, FR), Gallo; Emmanuel (Nice, FR), Drettakis; George (Nice, FR)
Title: Perfected device and method for the spatialization of sound
Patent Number: 7,356,465

Inventors: Tsuji; Shinsuke (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Polyfunctional epoxy compound, epoxy resin, cationic photopolymerizable epoxy resin composition, micro structured member, producing method therefor and liquid discharge head
Patent Number: 8,147,036

Inventors: Tsukahara; Michinari (Nagano, JP), Kobayashi; Masanori (Nagano, JP), Sato; Morio (Nagano, JP), Ochiai; Kenji (Nagano, JP), Sakai; Yasuto (Nagano, JP)
Title: Method of filling liquid into liquid containing member, liquid filling apparatus and method of inspecting liquid containing member
Patent Number: 7,357,498

Inventors: Tsutsui; Hiroaki (Tokyo, JP), Tsuboi; Junichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Soft sensor device and device for evaluating the same
Patent Number: 7,359,842

Inventors: Tsypkaykin; Igor (Turgi, CH), Von Arx; Beat (Trimbach, CH), Nagler; Christoph (Zurich, CH)
Title: Guide vane having hooked fastener for a gas turbine
Patent Number: 8,147,190

Inventors: Tu; Ying-Chieh (Hsinchu Hsien, TW), Hong; Wei-Hsiang (Hsinchu Hsien, TW), Lin; Yu-Cheng (Hsinchu Hsien, TW)
Title: Data accessing method and electronic apparatus utilizing the data accessing method
Patent Number: 9,304,708

Inventors: Tukker; Teunis Willem (Eindhoven, NL), Andersen; Ole Klembt (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Optical scanning device with tilt detection
Patent Number: 7,359,294

Inventors: Tuli; Raja Singh (Montreal, CA)
Title: Portable high speed communication device
Patent Number: 7,356,570

Inventors: Tunning; Brian R. (San Francisco, CA), Wise; Jennifer R. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Resource classification and prioritization system
Patent Number: 7,359,905

Inventors: Tyagi; Dinesh (Fairport, NY), Aslam; Muhammed (Rochester, NY), Rimai; Donald S. (Webster, NY)
Title: Printed article
Patent Number: 8,147,948

Inventors: Uchihashi; Shingo (Kanagawa, JP), Boreczky; John (San Leandro, CA), Foote; Jonathan (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for computer-assisted meeting capture
Patent Number: 7,358,985

Inventors: Uchikawa; Shinichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing method and system
Patent Number: 8,149,440

Inventors: Udagawa; Tsutomu (Tsukuba, JP), Nakayama; Akira (Tsuchiura, JP), Toyooka; Tsukasa (Omitama, JP), Sugaya; Makoto (Narita, JP)
Title: Travel drive system for work vehicle, work vehicle, and travel drive method
Patent Number: 8,146,691

Inventors: Ueda; Kenjiro (Kanagawa, JP), Oishi; Tateo (Saitama, JP), Muramatsu; Katsumi (Tokyo, JP), Takashima; Yoshikazu (Tokyo, JP), Kato; Motoki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, information recording medium manufacturing method, and computer program
Patent Number: 8,151,357

Inventors: Uedo; Kenya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wireless communications system
Patent Number: 7,359,348

Inventors: Uehara; Hideki (Tottori, JP), Aramatsu; Yoshiaki (Tottori, JP)
Title: Display panel and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,149,375

Inventors: Ueki; Shuji (Tokyo, JP), Saito; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP), Takemura; Noboru (Tokyo, JP), Kadomoto; Yukirou (Tokyo, JP), Nojiri; Takeo (Tokyo, JP), Onishi; Izumi (Tokyo, JP), Kuwajima; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP), Matsumoto; Masabumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ballast water treatment apparatus
Patent Number: 8,147,686

Inventors: Ueki; Shuji (Tokyo, JP), Saito; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP), Takemura; Noboru (Tokyo, JP), Kadomoto; Yukirou (Tokyo, JP), Nojiri; Takeo (Tokyo, JP), Onishi; Izumi (Tokyo, JP), Kuwajima; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP), Matsumoto; Masabumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ballast water treatment apparatus
Patent Number: 8,147,687

Inventors: Ueno; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Remote access system, method and program
Patent Number: 8,151,320

Inventors: Ueno; Masaki (Itami, JP), Enya; Yohei (Itami, JP), Kyono; Takashi (Itami, JP), Yoshizumi; Yusuke (Itami, JP)
Title: Group III nitride semiconductor optical device, epitaxial substrate, and method of making group III nitride semiconductor light-emitting device
Patent Number: 8,148,716

Inventors: Ulrich; Thomas R. (Rancho Santa Margarita, CA), Schweitzer; James R. (Huntington Beach, CA), Bolstad; Gregory D. (Tustin, CA), Randall; Jay G. (Newport Beach, CA), Staub; John R. (Newport Beach, CA), Priester; George W. (Westminster, CA)
Title: Dynamic redistribution of parity groups
Patent Number: 7,356,730

Inventors: Umebayashi; Tsutomu (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Matsumura; Tokihiko (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Ink set for inkjet recording and inkjet recording method
Patent Number: 8,147,921

Inventors: Uneda; Masatsugu (Owariasahi, JP), Yasue; Tsukasa (Nagakute, JP), Imaizumi; Atsuhiro (Owariasahi, JP)
Title: Processing device constituting an authentication system, authentication system, and the operation method thereof
Patent Number: 8,151,111

Inventors: Uoe; Kousuke (Niihama, JP), Mori; Masaharu (Mitoyo, JP), Gong; Ying (Niihama, JP)
Title: Fixing jig, fixing method, and honeycomb filter production method
Patent Number: 9,302,211

Inventors: Uphues; Ulrich (Hannover, DE)
Title: Hydraulic brake system for a wind energy plant
Patent Number: 7,357,462

Inventors: Ur; Shmuel (Galil, IL)
Title: Defending against browser attacks
Patent Number: 9,306,973

Inventors: Urabe; Katsutoshi (Tokyo, JP), Uji; Yuji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device and method of rewriting data thereof
Patent Number: 7,359,249

Inventors: Usami; Kyohei (Aichi-ken, JP), Awano; Naomi (Nagoya, JP), Fukaya; Atsushi (Oobu, JP), Sugawara; Tadashi (Tokyo, JP), Matsushita; Michio M. (Tokyo, JP), Komatsu; Hideji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Active material and a secondary battery using the active material
Patent Number: 8,148,005

Inventors: Usey; Matthew Kevin (Allen, TX)
Title: System, method, and computer-readable medium for facilitating adaptive technologies
Patent Number: 9,304,601

Inventors: Ushida; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Yamada; Hirohito (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Photonic crystal optical circuit and method for controlling the same
Patent Number: 7,359,606

Inventors: Uthe; Robert Thomas (Morrisville, NC)
Title: Prioritization of application component distribution
Patent Number: 9,304,755

Inventors: Vaccaro; Christopher M. (Ofallon, MO), Beisiegel; April L. (Freeburg, IL), Lilienthal; David A. (Kent, WA)
Title: Porosity reference standard utilizing one or more discrete wires
Patent Number: 7,357,014

Inventors: Vadlamani; Viswanath (Redmond, WA), Srivastava; Abhinai (Seattle, WA), Najm; Tarek (Kirkland, WA), Surendran; Arungunram Chandrasekaran (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Semantic table of contents for search results
Patent Number: 8,150,859

Inventors: Vaisanen; Esa (Rovaniemi, FI)
Title: Nose cone for a snowmobile
Patent Number: 7,357,207

Inventors: Valentine; Val (Castro Valley, CA)
Title: Monitoring a battery in a portable electronic device
Patent Number: 9,307,495

Inventors: Van Beek; Petrus J. L. (Camas, WA), Xu; Xinyu (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Methods and systems for determining data-adaptive weights for motion estimation in a video sequence
Patent Number: 9,307,251

Inventors: Van Buuren; Rene (RW Enschede, NL), Kleinhuis; Geert (TX Eernewoude, NL), Streng; Martin (KS Hengelo, NL)
Title: Method and system for distribution and billing of products via a transmission network
Patent Number: 7,356,597

Inventors: Van Den Dungen; Wilhelmus Johannes Everardus Maria (Veghel, NL), Van Liebergen; Antonius Joseph Henricus Aloysius (Megen, NL)
Title: Method for manufacturing sausages, and container for containing sausages to be processed
Patent Number: 7,357,953

Inventors: Van Den Steen; Leon (Rijswijk, NL), Kriesels; Petrus Cornelis (Rijswijk, NL)
Title: Method and system for radially expanding a tubular element
Patent Number: 9,303,458

Inventors: Van Der Heide; Evert (Amsterdam, NL), Wagle; Govinda Subbanna (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Process for the preparation of glycols
Patent Number: 9,302,965

Inventors: Van Der Kouwe; Andre J. W. (Woburn, MA), Dale; Anders M. (La Jolla, CA)
Title: System, method, software arrangement and computer-accessible medium for providing real-time motion correction by utilizing clover leaf navigators
Patent Number: 7,358,732

Inventors: Van Herpen; Maarten Marinus Johannes Wilhelmus (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Self-cleaning system and window-glass
Patent Number: 8,147,971

Inventors: van Ravenzwaay; Bennard (Altrip, DE), Mellert; Werner (Hassloch, DE), Fabian; Eric (Ludwigshafen, DE), Strauss; Volker (Bad Durkheim, DE), Walk; Tilmann B. (Kleinmachnow, DE), Looser; Ralf (Berlin, DE), Leibold; Edgar (Carlsberg, DE), Kamp; Hennicke (Bischheim, DE), Coelho Palermo Cunha; Georgia (Sao Paulo, BR), Herold; Michael Manfred (Berlin, DE), Wiemer; Jan C. (Berlin, DE), Prokoudine; Alexandre (Berlin, DE)
Title: Means and methods for assessing increased peroxisomal proliferation
Patent Number: 9,304,136

Inventors: Varela; Alejandro (Phoenix, AZ), Harling; Troy L. (Gresham, OR), Vanlare; Daniel E. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Offset field grid for efficient wafer layout
Patent Number: 8,148,239

Inventors: Vash; James R. (Littleton, MA), Jung; Bongjin (Westford, MA), Ahuja; Pritpal S. (Clinton, MA)
Title: Inter-queue anti-starvation mechanism with dynamic deadlock avoidance in a retry based pipeline
Patent Number: 9,304,922

Inventors: Verbeure; Tom (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Netlist cell identification and classification to reduce power consumption
Patent Number: 9,305,128

Inventors: Verstraelen; Luk (Vossem, BE), Halleux; Lucien (Spa, BE)
Title: Method and system for optimizing dredging
Patent Number: 8,146,274

Inventors: Viker; Thomas O. (Arden Hills, MN)
Title: Bone anchor assembly and methods of use
Patent Number: 8,147,525

Inventors: Vincent; Kent (Cupertino, CA), Ganapathiappan; Sivapackia (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Latex particles having incorporated image stabilizers
Patent Number: 7,358,301

Inventors: Vincent; Kent (Cupertino, CA), Ganapathiappan; Sivapackia (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Latex particles having incorporated image stabilizers
Patent Number: 8,148,461

Inventors: Vincent; Paul (Plaisance du Touch, FR), Le Bodic; Gwenael (Dusseldorf Allemagne, FR), Chuberre; Nicolas (Pibrac, FR)
Title: Method and system for transmitting/receiving multimedia contents via a radiocommunication network
Patent Number: 8,149,751

Inventors: Vincent; Robert J. (Warwick, RI)
Title: System and method for providing a distributed loaded monopole antenna
Patent Number: 7,358,911

Inventors: Vinegar; Harold J. (Bellaire, TX), Bai; Taixu (Katy, TX), Rambow; Frederick Henry Kreisler (Houston, TX), Kim; Dong Sub (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Inhibiting effects of sloughing in wellbores
Patent Number: 7,357,180

Inventors: Visser; Erik (San Diego, CA), Guo; Yinyi (San Diego, CA), Kim; Lae-Hoon (San Diego, CA), Xiang; Pei (San Diego, CA)
Title: Systems, methods, apparatus, and computer-readable media for pitch trajectory analysis
Patent Number: 9,305,570

Inventors: Vives; Jordi Bigorra (Tarragon Valls, ES), Fabregas; Antoni Ferre (Tarragon Valls, ES), Marti; Josep Samitier (Tarragon Valls, ES), Berenguer; Atila Herms (Tarragon Valls, ES), Ferragut; Sebastia Bota (Illes Balears, ES), Galvez; Agustin Gutierrez (Tarragon Valls, ES), Panades; Jose Luis Merino (Tarragon Valls, ES), Hernando; Francisco Javier Garcia (Tarragon Valls, ES), Pino; Rafael Jimenez (Tarragon Valls, ES)
Title: Method of detecting obstructions caused by motor-driven power windows and similar devices using fuzzy logic algorithms
Patent Number: 7,359,783

Inventors: Vogt; Sebastian (Jena, DE), Schnabelrauch; Matthias (Jena, DE), Kuhn; Klaus-Dieter (Marburg, DE)
Title: Method for the antibiotic coating of bodies with interconnecting microcavities as well as coated bodies and their usage
Patent Number: 7,358,232

Inventors: Vosloo; Clint (Suwanee, GA), Kikidas; Andreas (Cobham, GB)
Title: Top cuff with dividers for golf bags
Patent Number: 7,357,251

Inventors: Vu; Phong (Little Falls, NJ), Holton; Robert A. (Tallahassee, FL)
Title: Processes for the preparation of paclitaxel
Patent Number: 7,358,378

Inventors: Wada; Hitoshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Portable communication terminal device and response message transmitting method
Patent Number: 8,150,389

Inventors: Wadge; Brian (Spennymoor, GB), Houghton; Stephen (Spennymoor, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for removing dust from a workpiece
Patent Number: 7,356,930

Inventors: Wager; Bernd (Kirchdorf/Iller, DE)
Title: Digging or gripping tool
Patent Number: 7,357,163

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Jorasch; James A. (New York, NY), Gelman; Geoffrey M. (Brooklyn, NY), Gilman; Norman C. (West Chester, PA), Friesen; Scott T. (New York, NY), Santisi; Steven M. (Ridgefield, CT)
Title: Method and apparatus for planning and customizing a gaming experience
Patent Number: 9,305,426

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Kim; Peter (Stamford, CT), Jorasch; James A. (Stamford, CT), Mik; Magdalena (Greenwich, CT), Tedesco; Daniel E. (Westport, CT), Sammon; Russell Pratt (Stamford, CT), Golden; Andrew P. (New York, NY), Mueller; Raymod J. (Weston, CT), Bemer; Keith (New York, NY), Van Luchene; Kathleen (Norwalk, CT)
Title: Retail system for selling products based on a flexible product description
Patent Number: 8,150,735

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (San Francisco, CA), Sparico; Thomas M. (San Francisco, CA), Jorasch; James A. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for the secure storage of audio signals
Patent Number: 9,307,091

Inventors: Wallner; Christian (Bayerisch Gmain, DE), Bannasch; Heinz (Schonau, DE), Gaisbauer; Rainer (Schonau, DE), Kadavanich; Vikorn (Bayerisch Gmain, DE)
Title: System for protection in particular of large flying platforms against infrared and/or radar-guided threats
Patent Number: 8,146,504

Inventors: Walsh; Richard J. (Raleigh, NC), Issa; Alfredo C. (Apex, NC), Evans; James (Apex, NC)
Title: Profile aware mediating server
Patent Number: 8,150,938

Inventors: Wang; Bonnie I. (Cupertino, CA), Huang; Joseph (San Jose, CA), Sung; Chiakang (Milpitas, CA), Wang; Xiaobao (Santa Clara, CA), Kim; In Whan (Santa Clara, CA), Yeung; Wayne (San Francisco, CA), Nguyen; Khai (San Jose, CA)
Title: Voltage, temperature, and process independent programmable phase shift for PLL
Patent Number: 7,358,783

Inventors: Wang; Haiguang (Singapore, SG), Zheng; Shoukang (Singapore, SG), Pathmasuntharam; Jaya Shankar (Singapore, SG), Yu; Rongshan (Singapore, SG), Yeow; Wai Leong (Singapore, SG), Oh; Ser Wah (Singapore, SG), Hoang; Anh Tuan (Singapore, SG), Teo; Chee Ming Joseph (Singapore, SG)
Title: Signaling data compression/decompression devices and methods for wireless communication networks
Patent Number: 9,307,444

Inventors: Wang; Hsing-Lin (Los Alamos, NM), Jeon; Sea Ho (Dracut, MA), Mack; Nathan H. (Los Alamos, NM)
Title: Metal-polymer composites comprising nanostructures and applications thereof
Patent Number: 8,148,294

Inventors: Wang; Jia-Ming (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Composite light guide plate, apparatus and method for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 9,304,246

Inventors: Wang; Jikun (Kunming, CN), Zhang; Wenhai (Jiangxi, CN), Dong; Ying (Kunming, CN), Zhang; Xiaobo (Jiangxi, CN)
Title: Swirling column nozzle, swirling column smelting equipment using the same, and swirling column smelting method
Patent Number: 8,147,747

Inventors: Wang; Lung-Chuan (Kaohsiung, TW), Feng; Chung-Chih (Kaohsiung, TW), Lin; Chih-Yi (Kaohsiung, TW), Huang; Szu-Wei (Kaohsiung, TW), Yang; Kao-Lung (Kaohsiung, TW), Tung; Jui-Peng (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Composite fiber having elastomer and method for making the same, and a substrate having the composite fiber and method for making the same
Patent Number: 9,303,342

Inventors: Wang; Ping-Ying (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Digital delay line based frequency synthesizer
Patent Number: 8,149,022

Inventors: Wang; Qingtao (Shandong, CN), Yu; Xianjin (Shandong, CN), Zhao; Xin (Shandong, CN), Gong; Benkui (Shandong, CN), Wei; Zhenxia (Shandong, CN), Li; Yueyun (Shandong, CN), Ming; Jun (Shandong, CN)
Title: Method for manufacturing stone material using molten slag
Patent Number: 9,302,939

Inventors: Wang; Shaomeng (Saline, MI), Zhao; Yujun (Ann Arbor, MI), Sun; Wei (Yunnan, CN)
Title: Spiro-oxindole MDM2 antagonists
Patent Number: 9,302,120

Inventors: Wang; Xin (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: System and method for document distribution
Patent Number: 7,356,688

Inventors: Wang; Yi-Jung (Hsinchu, TW), Wu; Guo-Zua (Taichung, TW), Chang; Chih-Chi (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Oscal Tzyh Chiang (Chiayi County, TW)
Title: Integrated conversion method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,150,901

Inventors: Wang; Yun (Saratoga, CA), Hawryluk; Andrew M. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Ultrafast laser annealing with reduced pattern density effects in integrated circuit fabrication
Patent Number: 9,302,348

Inventors: Wani; Koichi (Okayama, JP), Kanda; Tatsuya (Okayama, JP), Hashimoto; Emi (Okayama, JP), Kawakami; Kazushi (Okayama, JP), Yagishita; Sadahiro (Osaka, JP), Iwakura; Fumitaka (Osaka, JP), Nishikawa; Taku (Osaka, JP)
Title: Phosphor for dispersion-type EL, dispersion-type EL device, and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,305,736

Inventors: Wankmueller; John (New Hyde Park, NY)
Title: System and method for conducting electronic commerce with a remote wallet server
Patent Number: 8,150,767

Inventors: Wannamaker; Marion W (Stow, MA), Bemis; Guy W (Arlington, MA), Charifson; Paul S (Framingham, MA), Lauffer; David J (Stow, MA), Mullican; Michael D (Needham, MA), Murcko; Mark A (Holliston, MA), Wilson; Keith P (Hopkinton, MA), Janetka; James W (Waltham, MA), Davies; Robert J (Cambridge, MA), Grillot; Anne-Laure (Cambridge, MA), Shi; Zhan (Shrewsbury, MA), Forster; Cornelia J (Pelham, NH)
Title: Inhibitors of caspases
Patent Number: 7,358,273

Inventors: Waris; Heikki (Helsinki, FI)
Title: Modular network-assisted policy resolution
Patent Number: 8,151,321

Inventors: Watanabe; Katsuya (Nara, JP), Yamamoto; Shinichi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Optical disc apparatus
Patent Number: 8,149,666

Inventors: Watanabe; Takao (Kawasaki, JP), Ishihara; Shigenobu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Testing method and testing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,358,714

Inventors: Watanabe; Toshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Automatic milking apparatus for laboratory animals
Patent Number: 8,146,532

Inventors: Watanabe; Toshimitsu (Yokohama, JP), Uchida; Go (Mobara, JP), Nishikawa; Masaki (Chiba, JP), Ohishi; Tetsu (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Field emission display apparatus with improved white balance
Patent Number: 7,358,934

Inventors: Watanabe; Yoshikazu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processor, imaging apparatus including the same, and image processing method, with blurring processing of background image
Patent Number: 8,149,290

Inventors: Watson; Jason P. (San Jose, CA), Mooradian; Aram (Kentfield, CA), Shchegrov; Andrei V. (Campbell, CA)
Title: System and method for driving semiconductor laser sources for displays
Patent Number: 7,357,513

Inventors: Wei; Andy Chih-Hung (Queensbury, NY), Bouche; Guillaume (Albany, NY), Wells; Gabriel Padron (Saratoga Springs, NY), Hu; Xiang (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Semiconductor contacts and methods of fabrication
Patent Number: 9,305,785

Inventors: Weis; Daniel (San Francisco, CA), Gawley; Thompson Alexander Ivor (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for reducing accuracy of web bugs
Patent Number: 9,305,179

Inventors: Weitbruch; Sebastien (Kappel, DE), Schweer; Rainer (Niedereschach, DE), Thiebaud; Sylvain (Noyal sur Vilaine, FR)
Title: Method and apparatus for driving a display device with variable reference driving signals
Patent Number: 9,305,491

Inventors: Weitzman; Louis M. (Brookline, MA), Lewis-Bowen; Alister (Cambridge, MA)
Title: System, method and program product for tabular data with dynamic visual cells
Patent Number: 8,151,213

Inventors: Wen; Sayling (Taipei, TW), Chang; Zechary (Taipei, TW), Wu; Leger (Beijing, CN)
Title: Computer-based training system and method for enhancing language listening comprehension
Patent Number: 7,359,859

Inventors: Wenckel; Mathias (Hamburg, DE), Ziegs; Carsten (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Starting device for an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 9,303,611

Inventors: Weng; Wu-Te (Hsin-Chu, TW), Nieh; Ji-Shyang (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Chip pad resistant to antenna effect and method
Patent Number: 8,148,797

Inventors: Wengrovitz; Michael S. (Concord, MA)
Title: System and method for two-way radio and telephone conferencing and collaboration
Patent Number: 8,150,450

Inventors: Wermeister; Gunter (Meerbusch, DE)
Title: Cutting insert and associated milling cutter
Patent Number: 8,147,170

Inventors: Weselake; Randall (Edmonton, CA), Siloto; Rodrigo (Edmonton, CA), Liu; Qin (Edmonton, CA), Laroche; Andre (Lethbridge, CA), Murphy; Eric (Grand Forks, ND), Koivu; Kimmo (Itasalmi, FI)
Title: Diacylglycerol acyltransferases from flax
Patent Number: 8,148,602

Inventors: Wessman; Bradley J. (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Medical lead and method for medical lead manufacture
Patent Number: 8,150,533

Inventors: West; Richard Travis (Ragged Point, CA)
Title: Medium voltage power transmission line alternative
Patent Number: 9,306,414

Inventors: Westby; Judy L. (Savage, MN)
Title: Prioritizing transfers across an interface
Patent Number: 7,359,397

Inventors: White; Christopher A. (Neshanic Station, NJ)
Title: Automated word substitution for contextual language learning
Patent Number: 9,304,712

Inventors: White; Jay Paul (Bohemia, NY)
Title: Global positioning systems applications
Patent Number: 7,358,857

Inventors: Whitney; Christopher E. (Highland, MI), Hartrey; Timothy J. (Brighton, MI), Shupe; Todd R. (Milford, MI), Jin; Ning (Novi, MI), Stewart; Etsuko Muraji (Laingsburg, MI), Jess; Richard B. (Haslett, MI)
Title: Airflow based idle speed control power security
Patent Number: 8,147,378

Inventors: Whitten; David Elliott (Barrington, NH), St Ours; Joseph Adrian (Lee, NH), Douillard; Gerald Roger (Manchester, NH)
Title: Method and apparatus for diverting signatures in a folder
Patent Number: 9,302,875

Inventors: Wick; Charles H. (Darlington, MD)
Title: Concentrator device and method of concentrating a liquid sample
Patent Number: 8,146,446

Inventors: Widell; Daniel (Vikbolandet, SE), Diachina; John Walter (Garner, NC), Schliwa-Bertling; Paul (Ljungsbro, SE)
Title: Enhanced extended access class barring
Patent Number: 9,307,447

Inventors: Wiemer; David F. (Iowa City, IA), Neighbors; Jeffrey D. (Iowa City, IA), Beutler; John A. (Braddock, MD)
Title: Schweinfurthin analogues
Patent Number: 7,358,377

Inventors: Will; Frank (Bremen, DE), Schomaker; Rafael (Lingen, DE)
Title: Road miller
Patent Number: 8,147,164

Inventors: Williams; Mitchell Jared (Denver, CO), Stedman; Donald H. (Denver, CO)
Title: System and method for calibrating remote emissions sensing instruments
Patent Number: 7,359,804

Inventors: Willing; James E. (Davison, MI), Dryburgh; John K. (North Branch, MI)
Title: Latch mechanism for automotive seat assembly
Patent Number: 7,357,436

Inventors: Willson; Rodney Joseph (Ava, NY), Buisman; Michael Eric (New Hartford, NY)
Title: Mode shift apparatus for umbilical stranding machine
Patent Number: 9,303,355

Inventors: Wilson; Aaron R. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method of forming a capacitor
Patent Number: 7,358,146

Inventors: Wilson; David E. (Greensburg, IN)
Title: Grain drill with accurate metering of the rate of planting of seed
Patent Number: 7,357,087

Inventors: Wilson; Tim (Halifax, CA), Thompson; Michael (Halifax, CA)
Title: Server and method for providing specific network services
Patent Number: 7,356,841

Inventors: Winger; Lowell L. (Waterloo, CA), El Badawy; Ossama E. A. (Waterloo, CA), Pai; Cheng-Yu (Brossard, CA)
Title: Baseband signal quantizer estimation
Patent Number: 8,150,187

Inventors: Winter; Sven (Neubeckum, DE), Scheiwe; Max-Werner (Maulburg, DE), Swatschek; Dieter (Blaubeuren, DE)
Title: Orally dispersible tablet containing compacted sildenafil base
Patent Number: 9,301,959

Inventors: Wober; Munib (Topsfield, MA), Wendling; Thomas P. F. H. (Munich, DE)
Title: Vertical waveguides with various functionality on integrated circuits
Patent Number: 9,304,035

Inventors: Woerz; Ulrich (Tega Cay, SC)
Title: Combustor assembly including a transition inlet cone in a gas turbine engine
Patent Number: 9,303,871

Inventors: Wolf; Duane (Stanton, MN)
Title: Variety corn line HAF4561
Patent Number: 9,301,468

Inventors: Wolf; Felix (Augsburg, DE), Mittmann; Bernd (Germering, DE), Sallinger; Christine (Unterschleissheim, DE), Hubbauer; Christian (Neuburg, DE), Kerscher; Thomas (Munich, DE), Baecker; Christian (Fuerstenfeldbruck, DE), Kunz; Stefan (Munich, DE), Neumueller; Marcus (Hechendorf, DE), Metz; Florian (Mering, DE), Wegner; Martin (Neubrandenburg, DE), Lanzl; Ingrid (Munich, DE), Lamp; Peter (Kaufering, DE)
Title: System for converting fuel and air into reformate
Patent Number: 7,357,821

Inventors: Wolf; Felix (Augsburg, DE), Mittmann; Bernd (Germering, DE), Sallinger; Christine (Unterschleissheim, DE), Hubbauer; Christian (Neuburg, DE), Kerscher; Thomas (Munich, DE), Baecker; Christian (Fuerstenfeldbruck, DE), Kunz; Stefan (Stockdorf, DE), Neumueller; Marcus (Hechendorf, DE), Metz; Florian (Mering, DE), Wegner; Martin (Neubrandenburg, DE), Lanzl; Ingrid (Munich, DE), Lamp; Peter (Kaufering, DE)
Title: System for converting fuel and air into reformate
Patent Number: 7,357,820

Inventors: Wolff; Martin (Hattingen, DE), Budde; Birgit (Remscheid, DE), Bruns; Otwald (Wuppertal, DE), Brueckner; Hubert (Erkrath, DE)
Title: Deformable component, especially accessory for a vehicle, and process for manufacturing
Patent Number: 7,357,443

Inventors: Wong; Ben To Fan (Hong Kong, CN), Zhang; Hong Wei (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: PMDC motor
Patent Number: 8,148,860

Inventors: Wong; Terrence L. (San Francisco, CA), Harvey; Ian E. (Lake Forest, CA), Lee; David C. (Alameda, CA), Lewis; Greg S. (Berkeley, CA), Spielman; Steven R. (Oakland, CA), Tan; Christopher C. (Alameda, CA), Warland; David K. (Davis, CA)
Title: Secure data storage
Patent Number: 8,151,121

Inventors: Woodruff; Daniel J. (Kalispell, MT), Hanson; Kyle M. (Kalispell, MT)
Title: Electroplating apparatus with segmented anode array
Patent Number: 7,357,850

Inventors: Wren; Christopher R. (Arlington, MA), Ivanov; Yuri A. (Arlington, MA), Sorokin; Alexander (Champaign, IL), Banga; Ishwinder Kaur (Cambridge, MA)
Title: System and method for modeling movement of objects using probabilistic graphs obtained from surveillance data
Patent Number: 8,149,278

Inventors: Wren; Christopher R. (Arlington, MA), Tapia; Emmanuel Munguia (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Hierarchical processing in scalable and portable sensor networks for activity recognition
Patent Number: 7,359,836

Inventors: Wu; Chien-Lung (Chang Hua, TW)
Title: Film transfer tool with application head moveable between exposed and stowed positions
Patent Number: 8,146,644

Inventors: Wu; Haoran Andy (Sammamish, WA), Levanoni; Yosseff (Redmond, WA)
Title: Scalable transformation and tree based query language node--set selection
Patent Number: 7,359,910

Inventors: Wu; Jerry (Irvine, CA)
Title: Electrical connector assembly wth compact configuration
Patent Number: 8,147,255

Inventors: Wu; Kun-Chan (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Optical fiber connector
Patent Number: 8,150,222

Inventors: Wu; Pingfan P. (Willingboro, NJ), Lu; Liang-Ju (Eden Prairie, MN), Yang; Zhicheng (Burnsville, MN), Zhang; Boying Barry (Lawrenceville, NJ)
Title: Polarization beam separator and combiner
Patent Number: 7,359,584

Inventors: Wu; Rei-Young Amos (Palatine, IL), Mastio; Michael J. (Crystal Lake, IL)
Title: Container rinsing system and method
Patent Number: 8,147,616

Inventors: Wu; Shuo-Jieh (Nantou, TW), Yuan; Hsu Chun (Hsinchu, TW), Lee; Tung-Li (Jhubei, TW), Li; Steven (Shih-chu, TW), Chiu; Hs (Zhudong Town, TW), Chen; Yen-Yu (Taichung, TW), Chen; Alan (Kaohsiung, TW), He; Ming Jie (Jhubei, TW), Hsueh; Yu-Wei (Jhubei, TW)
Title: Method of making and using alloy susceptor with improved properties for film deposition
Patent Number: 8,147,909

Inventors: Wu; Tianhao (New Brunswick, NJ), Sgro; Vincent (New Brunswick, NJ)
Title: Monitoring and replaying user behaviors on the web
Patent Number: 9,305,268

Inventors: Wu; Yan (Flemington, NJ)
Title: Anti-TGF-beta receptor II antibodies
Patent Number: 8,147,834

Inventors: Wulfert; Ernst (Brussels, BE)
Title: Phophylactic and therapeutic use of hydroxysteroids
Patent Number: 8,148,355

Inventors: Xiaowu; Gong (Singapore, SG), Kam; Kok Siu (Singapore, SG), Hann; Thian Yaw (Singapore, SG)
Title: Adaptive slope compensation method for stabilizing a continuous conduction mode converter
Patent Number: 8,149,601

Inventors: Xie; Ping (San Jose, CA), Huang; Yonglin (San Jose, CA), Tiscareno; Salvador P. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Fiber optic pair with pigtail geometry
Patent Number: 7,359,583

Inventors: Xie; Tong (San Jose, CA), DePue; Marshall Thomas (San Mateo, CA), Baney; Douglas M. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Method and system for optically tracking a target using a triangulation technique
Patent Number: 7,359,041

Inventors: Xiong; Wei (Madison, AL)
Title: Constant current source based on self-oscillating soft-switching LLC converter topology
Patent Number: 9,307,587

Inventors: Xue; Weidong (Chigaski, JP)
Title: Heat treatment method of pin for endless track
Patent Number: 9,303,297

Inventors: Yabe; Hiroshi (Kakegawa, JP), Okamura; Dai (Fukuroi, JP)
Title: Damper apparatus
Patent Number: 7,357,721

Inventors: Yadav; Narendra S. (Wilmington, DE), Xue; Zhixiong (Chadds Ford, PA), Zhu; Quinn Qun (West Chester, PA), Zhang; Hongxiang (Chadds Ford, PA)
Title: .DELTA.6 desaturases and their use in making polyunsaturated fatty acids
Patent Number: 8,148,121

Inventors: Yagawa; Yuichi (Tokyo, JP), Osaki; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for secure data mirroring a storage system
Patent Number: 8,151,119

Inventors: Yagi; Noriko (Kobe, JP), Muraoka; Kiyoshige (Kobe, JP)
Title: Rubber composition for tread and pneumatic tire using the same
Patent Number: 8,148,458

Inventors: Yaginuma; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP), Kodera; Tetsuhiro (Saitama, JP), Yamamoto; Kazuto (Tokyo, JP), Ikusawa; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Yamamoto; Tomoko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and computer readable storage medium stored with control program of image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,305,251

Inventors: Yakobson; Dennis L. (Arvada, CO), Corkadel, III; Claude C. (Steamboat Springs, CO), Benham; Charles B. (Arvada, CO), Demirel; Belma (Longmont, CO), Pedersen; Peter S. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Method for providing auxiliary power to an electric power plant using fischer tropsch technology
Patent Number: 8,146,368

Inventors: Yamada; Akira (Yokohama, JP), Igarashi; Kei (Yokosuka, JP), Sugiyama; Takatoshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Wireless communication terminal and wireless communication method
Patent Number: 8,149,864

Inventors: Yamada; Junya (Osaka, JP)
Title: Shoulder pad, pad unit, and video camera
Patent Number: 8,149,328

Inventors: Yamada; Kikuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Cleaning device and process for producing the same
Patent Number: 8,146,197

Inventors: Yamada; Kikuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Web container
Patent Number: 9,302,843

Inventors: Yamada; Mikihiko (Ibaraki, JP), Gotoh; Shouichi (Ibaraki, JP), Mizobata; Norihiko (Habikino, JP)
Title: Packet data processing determination apparatus
Patent Number: 7,359,441

Inventors: Yamada; Yoichi (Nagano, JP), Okamoto; Katsumi (Nagano, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus with control blade having an arcuate shape
Patent Number: 7,359,662

Inventors: Yamada; Yoshio (Nagano, JP), Nakayama; Hiroshi (Nagano, JP), Inuma; Tsuyoshi (Nagano, JP), Akao; Takashi (Nagano, JP)
Title: Probe card electrically connectable with a semiconductor wafer
Patent Number: 8,149,008

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image recording apparatus, image recording method and image recording program stored on a computer readable medium
Patent Number: 8,150,118

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Shinichi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Mass analysis data processing method and mass analysis data processing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,305,755

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Shusaku (Kawasaki, JP), Tomita; Hiroyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device with input buffer
Patent Number: 7,359,253

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Yutaka (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Projection image display apparatus
Patent Number: 8,149,360

Inventors: Yamaji; Masaharu (Matsumoto, JP), Kitamura; Akio (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,148,785

Inventors: Yamaji; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP), Kamata; Kazushi (Hirosaki, JP)
Title: Connector assembly
Patent Number: 8,147,269

Inventors: Yamakawa; Ryo (Osaka, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device capable of performing 2D display and 3D display, and drive method thereof
Patent Number: 9,305,507

Inventors: Yamamichi; Junta (Cambridge, MA), Ojima; Tetsunori (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Target substance detecting element, target substance detecting apparatus, and target substance detecting method
Patent Number: 8,148,140

Inventors: Yamamoto; Atsuyuki (Sakai, JP), Kashiwagi; Masanori (Moriguchi, JP)
Title: Image signal processing apparatus and virtual reality creating system
Patent Number: 8,147,073

Inventors: Yamamoto; Chikara (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Projection zoom lens and projection display device which uses same
Patent Number: 7,359,126

Inventors: Yamamoto; Kazutaka (Kanagawa, JP), Ishimi; Tomomi (Shizuoka, JP), Kawahara; Shinya (Shizuoka, JP), Asai; Toshiaki (Shizuoka, JP), Hotta; Yoshihiko (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Marking control device, laser application device, marking control method, and computer-readable recording medium having marking control program
Patent Number: 9,302,524

Inventors: Yamamoto; Takuya (Ageo, JP), Nagatani; Seiji (Ageo, JP), Nakano; Masahiko (Ageo, JP)
Title: Copper clad laminate
Patent Number: 7,358,189

Inventors: Yamamoto; Yasushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Zoom lens system, imaging optical device, and digital apparatus
Patent Number: 9,304,303

Inventors: Yamanobe; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Inkjet recording apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,357,472

Inventors: Yamanobe; Jun (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,147,038

Inventors: Yamasaki; Shigeto (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Device for attaching and removing a component to and from a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,357,438

Inventors: Yamashita; Hidehiko (Oxford, GB), Washio; Hajime (Sakurai, JP), Kubota; Yasushi (Sakurai, JP), Cairns; Graham Andrew (Oxford, GB), Brownlow; Michael James (Oxford, GB)
Title: Signal processing circuit, low-voltage signal generator, and image display incorporating the same
Patent Number: 7,358,950

Inventors: Yamashita; Takatoshi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Ion implanter, and angle measurement apparatus and beam divergence measurement apparatus for ion implanter
Patent Number: 7,358,509

Inventors: Yamashita; Toshiya (Toyota, JP), Okada; Takuya (Susono, JP)
Title: Vehicular torque converter
Patent Number: 9,303,746

Inventors: Yamauchi; Hiroyuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device and method for designing the same
Patent Number: 7,356,795

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Setagaya, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device including semiconductor circuit made from semiconductor element and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,148,743

Inventors: Yamazaki; Soichi (Nagano, JP), Murakami; Hiroyuki (Nagano, JP), Nakamura; Masahide (Nagano, JP)
Title: Method for producing toner, toner and printed matter
Patent Number: 7,358,023

Inventors: Yamazoe; Kenji (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Exposure method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,359,033

Inventors: Yan; Jui-Jung (Hsin-Chu, TW), Fu; Chung-Min (Chungli, TW), Yang; Ricky (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Alternative methodology for defect simulation and system
Patent Number: 7,356,787

Inventors: Yanaros; Larry (Austin, TX), Wagner; Frederick (Georgetown, TX)
Title: Solder return for wave solder nozzle
Patent Number: 8,146,792

Inventors: Yang; Chiu-Lien (Miao-Li, TW), Ling; Wei-Yi (Miao-Li, TW)
Title: Liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 7,359,019

Inventors: Yang; Danning (Fremont, CA), Chen; Yingjian (Fremont, CA), Nease; Brant (Fremont, CA), Sin; Kyusik (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Perpendicular magnetic recording head having a pole tip formed with a CMP uniformity structure
Patent Number: 8,149,536

Inventors: Yang; Hu (Manvel, TX), Baralt; Eduardo J. (Kingwood, TX)
Title: Processes for the synthesis of .gamma. nitrocarbonyl and .gamma. dicarbonyl compounds and their pyrrole derivatives
Patent Number: 8,148,545

Inventors: Yang; Jang Gyoo (Sunnyvale, CA), Hoffman; Daniel J. (Saratoga, CA), Shannon; Steven C. (San Mateo, CA), Burns; Douglas H. (Saratoga, CA), Lee; Wonseok (Pleasanton, CA), Kim; Kwang-Soo (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Dual bias frequency plasma reactor with feedback control of E.S.C. voltage using wafer voltage measurement at the bias supply output
Patent Number: 7,359,177

Inventors: Yang; Jei Choon (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Eun Ho (Hwaseong-si, KR), Kwak; Young Hong (Suwon-si, KR), Kwon; Ki Young (Seoul, KR), Kong; Jin Kook (Suwon-si, KR), Woo; Soo Hyung (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Jin Soon (Hwaseong-si, KR), Chang; Kyoung Joon (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Continuously variable valve lift device and operation logic thereof
Patent Number: 8,146,548

Inventors: Yang; Jen-Chieh (Changhua County, TW), Liao; Yuan-Chang (Yunlin County, TW)
Title: Cholesteric liquid crystal display devices with actuating thin-film driving elements
Patent Number: 8,149,374

Inventors: Yang; Shengqi (Chandler, AZ), Lu; Tiehan (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Reduction filter based on smart neighbor selection and weighting (NRF-SNSW)
Patent Number: 8,150,196

Inventors: Yao; Jin (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Methods and systems to identify and migrate threads among system nodes based on system performance metrics
Patent Number: 9,304,811

Inventors: Yao; Meng (West Linn, OR), Stevens; Michael T. (Aloha, OR), Philippi; Paul W. (Sherwood, OR), Stevens; Michael D. (Portland, OR)
Title: Color printing
Patent Number: 8,149,454

Inventors: Yaron; Avi (Tenafly, NJ), Schechterman; Mark (Nes-Ziona, IL)
Title: High resolution endoscope
Patent Number: 8,149,270

Inventors: Yasuda; Hiroki (Mito, JP), Hirano; Kouki (Hitachinaka, JP), Ushiwata; Takami (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Optical fiber mounting waveguide device and method for fabricating same
Patent Number: 8,150,225

Inventors: Yasufuku; Kenta (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Memory controller, memory system, and access control method of flash memory
Patent Number: 8,151,036

Inventors: Yenganti; Pradeep Kumar (Sunnyvale, CA), Kurian; Lawrie (San Jose, CA), Karmuchi; Shailender P. (Fremont, CA), Joshi; Ravi Arun (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Methods for detecting rejoining nodes in an IBSS
Patent Number: 9,307,567

Inventors: Yerby; Patrick Timothy (Woodstock, IL), Neuhalfen; Mark (Mt. Prospect, IL)
Title: Aerosol dispenser for mixing and dispensing multiple fluid products
Patent Number: 7,357,158

Inventors: Ying; Jackie Y. (Singapore, SG), Lim; Jaehong (Singapore, SG), Lee; Su Seong (Singapore, SG), Riduan; Siti Nurhanna binte (Singapore, SG)
Title: Catalyst immobilization on siliceous mesocellular foam via click chemistry
Patent Number: 8,148,287

Inventors: Yip; John (Redmond, WA)
Title: Optimization of service provider load balancing
Patent Number: 7,356,584

Inventors: Yli-Koski; Esko (Kerava, FI), Kivipelto; Pekka (Helsinki, FI)
Title: High pressure control valve that allows for multiple pressure drops
Patent Number: 8,146,884

Inventors: Yokoi; Yasuhiko (Ota, JP), Ohnishi; Jiro (Ota, JP), Iwama; Akifumi (Tsukuba, JP), Harada; Masaki (Yawata, JP), Noguchi; Yoshiaki (Ota, JP)
Title: Sterilizing material supply apparatus and isolator
Patent Number: 8,147,771

Inventors: Yokoyama; Eiji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical disc device
Patent Number: 8,149,665

Inventors: Yomogida; Yuichi (Kanagawa, JP), Utaka; Yoichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing device and information processing device
Patent Number: 8,149,424

Inventors: Yoneda; Michiaki (Kanagawa, JP), Yoritate; Masataka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electronic apparatus having communication function and control method
Patent Number: 8,149,808

Inventors: Yoshida; Kensuke (Kawasaki, JP), Tanaka; Tsutomu (Kawasaki, JP), Kurita; Tomochika (Kawasaki, JP), Yamamoto; Tamotsu (Kawasaki, JP), Sasa; Masaaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Uninterruptible power-supply apparatus and method of using the same
Patent Number: 9,306,418

Inventors: Yoshida; Shigeo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Offshore wind turbine
Patent Number: 8,148,837

Inventors: Yoshida; Tadao (Kanagawa, JP), Kanota; Keiji (Kanagawa, JP), Yokota; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP), Fujino; Toyomi (Kanagawa, JP), Yano; Hajime (Kanagawa, JP), Oishi; Hiroaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Broadcasting system and receiving apparatus
Patent Number: 8,151,302

Inventors: Yoshida; Yasushi (Fukuoka, JP), Arinaga; Yuji (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Optical encoder for detecting relative rotation angle for two members
Patent Number: 8,148,674

Inventors: Yoshida; Yuko (Tokyo, JP), Ishibashi; Yoshihito (Tokyo, JP), Kubono; Fumio (Tokyo, JP), Nagai; Shoji (Tokyo, JP), Ide; Naoki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication apparatus
Patent Number: 8,150,319

Inventors: Yoshimatsu; Naoki (Aichi, JP), Tanaka; Takeshi (Osaka, JP), Kurokawa; Keiichi (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Image decoding apparatus, image decoding method, image coding apparatus, and image coding method
Patent Number: 9,307,260

Inventors: Yoshimi; Takahiro (Utsunomiya, JP), Sanjou; Youtarou (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Zoom lens with high optical performance throughout entire zoom range and image pickup apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 8,149,516

Inventors: Yoshio; Hiroaki (Kanagawa, JP), Inoue; Shuji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image search apparatus and image search method
Patent Number: 8,150,854

Inventors: Yoshioka; Takeshi (Nakai-machi, JP), Hayashi; Kazuto (Nakai-machi, JP), Ueda; Manabu (Nakai-machi, JP)
Title: Device and method for accommodating business process
Patent Number: 7,356,479

Inventors: Young; Jeff (San Jose, CA), Roy; H. Scott (San Jose, CA), Young; Jean (San Jose, CA)
Title: Transforming server-side processing grammars
Patent Number: 7,356,807

Inventors: Yu; Guo-Liang (Berkeley, CA), Ni; Jian (Germantown, MD), Gentz; Reiner L. (Rockville, MD), Dillon; Patrick J. (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Death domain containing receptors
Patent Number: 7,357,927

Inventors: Yu; Keman (Beijing, CN), Li; Jiang (Beijing, CN), Li; Shipeng (Irvine, CA)
Title: Bi-level and full-color video combination for video communication
Patent Number: 7,359,004

Inventors: Yu; Wang-I (Jhonghe, TW), Liang; Li-Li (Jhonghe, TW), Zhang; Yong-Gang (Jhonghe, TW), Huang; Mao-Jung (Jhonghe, TW), Liu; Kun (Jhonghe, TW)
Title: Electrical connector with inner shell in two pieces
Patent Number: 9,306,337

Inventors: Yuan; Chang (Seattle, WA), Heller; Geoffrey Scott (Seattle, WA), LeGrand, III; Louis LeRoi (Seattle, WA), Bibireata; Daniel (Seattle, WA), Cooper; Neil (Redmond, WA), Finney; Laura Varnum (Seattle, WA), Verma; Saurabh (Seattle, WA)
Title: Semantic boosting rules for improving text recognition
Patent Number: 9,305,226

Inventors: Yuan; Meihua (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Bearing cup structure and thermal module thereof
Patent Number: 9,303,651

Inventors: Yuan; Xing (Albany, NY)
Title: Superconducting matrix fault current limiter with current-driven trigger mechanism
Patent Number: 7,359,164

Inventors: Yuhan; Albert H. (Randolph, NJ), Douglas; Philip (Munich, DE), Sola; Ismail I. (Colorado Springs, CO), Menon; Narayan P. (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Monitoring in communication system with wireless trunk
Patent Number: 7,359,364

Inventors: Yum; Su Il (Los Altos, CA), Schoenhard; Grant (San Carlos, CA), Tipton; Arthur J. (Birmingham, AL), Gibson; John W. (Springville, AL), Middleton; John C. (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Oral drug delivery system
Patent Number: 8,147,870

Inventors: Zamyatin; Aleksandr A. (Buffalo Grove, IL), Taguchi; Katsuyuki (Buffalo Grove, IL), Silver; Michael D. (Northbrook, IL)
Title: Method for restoring truncated helical cone-beam computed tomography data
Patent Number: 7,359,478

Inventors: Zeiner; Peter Kenneth (Scottsdale, AZ), Libera; Tony (Tempe, AZ), Langston; Todd (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Turbine drive system with lock-up clutch and method
Patent Number: 8,146,370

Inventors: Zeng; Paul (Inkster, MI), Solferino; Vince Paul (Dearborn, MI), Shiah; Kyi (Northville, MI), Basmaji; Joseph (Waterford, MI), Brostrom; Patrick (Livonia, MI)
Title: Fuel pump with quiet cam operated suction valve
Patent Number: 9,303,607

Inventors: Zhang; Dengzhi (San Jose, CA), Lawrence; Charles (Fremont, CA)
Title: Transition creation for encoded video in the transform domain
Patent Number: 8,149,917

Inventors: Zhang; Fan (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Yongfa (Beijing, CN)
Title: Unattended full-automatic book management system
Patent Number: 9,301,606

Inventors: Zhang; Han-Cheng (Lansdale, PA), Maryanoff; Bruce E. (Forest Grove, PA), Ye; Hong (Lansdale, PA), Chen; Cailin (New Hope, PA)
Title: Substituted [1,2,3] triazolo[4,5-d]pyrimidine derivatives as ADP P2Y.sub.12 receptor antagonists
Patent Number: 8,148,385

Inventors: Zhang; HongJiang (Beijing, CN), Liu; Tianming (Upper Darby, PA)
Title: Method and system for extracting key frames from video using a triangle model of motion based on perceived motion energy
Patent Number: 7,359,440

Inventors: Zhang; Jian Jun (Rochester, MI), Mitchell; Mark A. (Dryden, MI), Wu; Ko-Jen (Troy, MI)
Title: Engine intake air flow control assembly
Patent Number: 8,146,564

Inventors: Zhang; Jiancun (San Mateo, CA), Zhang; Yingjun (Dongguan, CN), Xie; Hongming (Dongguan, CN), Ren; Qingyun (Dongguan, CN), Luo; Huichao (Dongguan, CN), Yu; Tianzhu (Dongguan, CN), Tan; Yumei (Dongguan, CN)
Title: Spiro compounds as Hepatitis C virus inhibitors
Patent Number: 9,303,061

Inventors: Zhang; Shisong (Jiangsu, CN), Zhong; Hongfeng (Jiangsu, CN)
Title: Multifunctional power tool
Patent Number: 8,146,676

Inventors: Zhang; Ying (Milipitas, CA), Shu; Jesse (Palo Alto, CA), Narayanaswamy; Krishna (San Jose, CA)
Title: Secure communications in a system having multi-homed devices
Patent Number: 8,150,976

Inventors: Zheng; Esther (Irvine, CA), Tran; Dang Van (Laguna Niguel, CA), Whitney; Richard (Irvine, CA), Rowe; Jason (Irvine, CA)
Title: System and method for interacting with a media device using faces and palms of video display viewers
Patent Number: 8,150,102

Inventors: Zheng; Lantian (San Jose, CA)
Title: Cost-effective voting
Patent Number: 8,150,429

Inventors: Zhou; Chunnan (Northbrook, IL), Chou; Simeon (Koahsiung, TW)
Title: Fastener with snap-on feature, heat dissipation assembly for central processing unit and method of using the same
Patent Number: 7,359,200

Inventors: Zhou; Guangci (El Cerrito, CA), Munson; Curt (Oakland, CA), Elomari; Saleh A. (Fairfield, CA), Roby; Stephen H. (Hercules, CA)
Title: Enhanced biodiesel fuel having improved low-temperature properties and methods of making same
Patent Number: 8,147,567

Inventors: Zhou; Guofu (Eindhoven, NL), Kijkman; Willibrordus Jurrianus (Eindhoven, NL), Johnson; Mark Thomas (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Electrophoretic display panel
Patent Number: 8,149,208

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