Sunday, June 21 2020


Weekly Report

Expired Patents

Inventors: Abbas; Hamed K. (Greenville, MS), Zablotowicz; Robert M. (Cleveland, MS)
Title: Non-aflatoxigenic Aspergillus flavus isolates
Patent Number: 7,361,499

Inventors: Abe; Tetsushi (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Iwamura; Mikio (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Takeda; Kazuaki (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Radio base station, mobile station, communication controller, and communication control method
Patent Number: 9,313,652

Inventors: Abiko; Yukihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Okada; Yoshiyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Kato; Hideo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Video recording and reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,362,955

Inventors: Abraham; Sunny (San Diego, CA), Chao; Qi (San Diego, CA), Hadd; Michael J. (San Diego, CA), Holladay; Mark W. (San Diego, CA), Liu; Gang (San Diego, CA), Setti; Eduardo (San Diego, CA)
Title: JAK kinase modulating compounds and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 9,308,207

Inventors: Abrahamse; Evan (Amersfoort, NL), Kiers; Wynette Hermina Agnes (Zetten, NL), Bouritius; Houkje (Zeist, NL), Weel; Koenraad Gerard Christoffel (Bennekom, NL)
Title: Process for producing slowly digestible starch
Patent Number: 9,307,780

Inventors: Abramo; Loredana (Naperville, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for importing digital switching system data into a spreadsheet program
Patent Number: 7,360,153

Inventors: Acton; Nicole (Churchville, NY), Caton; Michael (Oakfield, NY), White; Patrick (Mendon, NY), Wicker; David (Dansville, NY)
Title: Barcode copy protection system
Patent Number: 9,311,583

Inventors: Adam; Thomas N. (Slingerlands, NY), Cheng; Kangguo (Slingerlands, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Los Altos, CA), Reznicek; Alexander (Troy, NY), Sreenivasan; Raghavasimhan (Schenectady, NY)
Title: Structure and method to reduce crystal defects in epitaxial fin merge using nitride deposition
Patent Number: 9,312,273

Inventors: Adams; Julian (Boston, MA), Gao; Yun (Southborough, MA), Georges Evangelinos; Asimina T. (Chestnut Hill, MA), Grenier; Louis (Brookline, MA), Pak; Roger H. (Boxborough, MA), Porter; James R. (Brighton, MA), Wright; James L. (Lexington, MA)
Title: Analogs of benzoquinone-containing ansamycins and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 7,361,647

Inventors: Adams; Phillip M. (Henderson, NV)
Title: Enforcement process for correction of hardware and software defects
Patent Number: 7,363,237

Inventors: Adkisson; James W. (Jericho, VT), Agnello; Paul D. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Ballantine; Arne W. (Round Lake, NY), Divakaruni; Rama (Somers, NY), Jones; Erin C. (Tuckahoe, NY), Nowak; Edward J. (Essex Junction, VT), Rankin; Jed H. (Burlington, VT)
Title: Method of fabricating semiconductor side wall fin
Patent Number: 7,361,556

Inventors: Adkisson; James W. (Jericho, VT), Amoah; Yoba (Fairfax, VT), Gambino; Jeffrey P. (Westford, VT), Leggett; Christine A. (Colchester, VT), Lifson; Max L. (S. Burlington, VT), Musante; Charles F. (Burlington, VT), Samala; Sruthi (Bangor, ME), Thomas; David C. (Richmond, VT)
Title: Methods of forming a TSV wafer with improved fracture strength
Patent Number: 9,312,205

Inventors: Adkisson; James W. (Jericho, VT), Gambino; Jeffrey P. (Westford, VT), Jaffe; Mark D. (Shelburne, VT), Rassel; Richard J. (Colchester, VT), Sprogis; Edmund J. (Underhill, VT)
Title: High surface area aluminum bond pad for through-wafer connections to an electronic package
Patent Number: 7,361,581

Inventors: Adkisson; James W. (Jericho, VT), Harame; David L. (Essex Junction, VT), Kerbaugh; Michael L. (Williston, VT), Liu; Qizhi (Lexington, MA), Pekarik; John J. (Underhill, VT)
Title: Bipolar transistor with extrinsic base region and methods of fabrication
Patent Number: 9,312,370

Inventors: Adya; Atul (Redmond, WA), Chaiken; Ronnie I. (Woodinville, WA), Bolosky; William J. (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Lossless recovery for computer systems with remotely dependent data recovery
Patent Number: 7,360,111

Inventors: Agombar; John P. (Winchester, GB), Beeken; Christopher B. E. (Eastleigh, GB), Fuente; Carlos F. (Portsmouth, GB), Walsh; Simon (Hayling Island, GB)
Title: Storage system with multiple copy targeting and disk failure protection
Patent Number: 7,360,048

Inventors: Agoston; Maria (Beaverton, OR), Dobos; Laszlo J. (Beaverton, OR), Zivny; Pavel R. (Portland, OR)
Title: Method of characterizing parameters and removing spectral components of a spread spectrum clock in a communications signal
Patent Number: 8,155,165

Inventors: Agrawal; Dakshi (Monsey, NY), Anthony, Jr.; Bruce O. (Pine Island, MN), Le; Franck (White Plains, NY), Nicholson; Robert B. (Hampshire, GB), Pappas; Vasileios (Elmsford, NY), Verma; Dinesh C. (Mount Kisco, NY)
Title: Packet loss recovery on a wireless link in a transmission layer protocol session
Patent Number: 9,312,990

Inventors: Agrawal; Dakshi (Monsey, NY), Anthony; Bruce O. (Pine Island, MN), Le; Franck (White Plains, NY), Nicholson; Robert B. (Hampshire, GB), Pappas; Vasileios (Elmsford, NY), Verma; Dinesh C. (Mount Kisco, NY)
Title: Packet loss recovery on a wireless link in a transmission layer protocol session
Patent Number: 9,312,991

Inventors: Ahlers; Ralf (Lengerich, DE), Welp; Hans-Dieter (Lengerich, DE), Schliek; Burkhard (Lengerich, DE)
Title: System for production and subsequent palletizing of tube segments, bags or sacks
Patent Number: 7,361,130

Inventors: Ahn; Hyun Gi (Incheon, KR), Yoon; Ji Hyun (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Seong Eun (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Yong (Seoul, KR), Kim; Eung Sun (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Mobile device for estimating location using particle filter generated based on three-dimensional (3D) magnetic field map and method using said mobile device
Patent Number: 9,310,208

Inventors: Ajichi; Yuhsaku (Osaka, JP), Masuda; Takeshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Light emitting element and liquid crystal display apparatus
Patent Number: 8,154,689

Inventors: Akada; Hironori (Tokyo, JP), Uchida; Masaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Drum brake apparatus
Patent Number: 8,151,949

Inventors: Akasaka; Yoshihiro (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Akita; Masato (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Yagi; Ryosuke (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Fuel cell
Patent Number: 9,312,543

Inventors: Akbari; Hossein (Bristo, GB)
Title: Downhole motor or pump components, method of fabrication the same, and downhole motors incorporating the same
Patent Number: 9,309,884

Inventors: Akirav; Shay H. (Petach-Tikva, IL), Drobchenko; Elena (Raanana, IL), Maoz; Itay (Haifa, IL), Paz; Gil E. (Yehud, IL), Stotland; Vadim (Petach-Tikva, IL)
Title: Protecting data segments in a computing environment
Patent Number: 9,311,325

Inventors: Akita; Koji (Iwaki, JP), Kishi; Tetsuya (Iwaki, JP)
Title: Apparatus for playing back a video content storage medium
Patent Number: 7,362,956

Inventors: Akitomi; Jou (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for identifying nucleotide sequence, method for acquiring secondary structure of nucleic acid molecule, apparatus for identifying nucleotide sequence, apparatus for acquiring secondary structure of nucleic acid molecule, program for identifying nucleotide sequence, and program for acquiring secondary structure of nucleic acid molecule
Patent Number: 9,311,447

Inventors: Akiyama; Yuki (Tokyo, JP), Osaka; Tadashi (Tokyo, JP), Arai; Masatsugu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Vehicle device temperature adjustment system
Patent Number: 9,309,982

Inventors: Akizuki; Ryutan (Fukuoka, JP), Ilda; Noboru (Fukuoka, JP), Ikeda; Yutaka (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Wireless communication system and mobile information terminal
Patent Number: 9,313,826

Inventors: Al-Omari; Hussein Khalid (Amman, JO), Khorsheed; Mohammad Sulaiman (Riyadh, SA)
Title: Multidimensional color barcode
Patent Number: 9,311,584

Inventors: Albo; Mordechay (Doar Na Heffer, IL), Bronshteyn; Boris (Netanya, IL)
Title: North finding device, system and method
Patent Number: 8,151,475

Inventors: Albu; Felix (Bucuresti, RO), Drimbarean; Alexandru (Galway, IE), Zamfir; Adrian (Bucuresti, RO), Florea; Corneliu (Bucuresti, RO)
Title: Image processing method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,155,468

Inventors: Alexander; Clayton (Westlake Village, CA), Mundell; Brandon S. (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Title: Removable LED light module for use in a light fixture assembly
Patent Number: 8,152,336

Inventors: Allen; Corville O. (Durham, NC), Carrier; Scott Robert (Durham, NC), Gerard; Scott N. (Research Triangle Park, NC), Smith; Sterling Richardson (Research Triangle Park, NC), Styles; David Blake (Research Triangle Park, NC), Woods; Eric (Durham, NC)
Title: Enhanced answers in DeepQA system according to user preferences
Patent Number: 9,311,294

Inventors: Allen; Tim (Santa Cruz, CA), Fairman; Michael (Santa Cruz, CA), Pritchard; Jeffrey Orion (Santa Cruz, CA), Hoyer; Bryan (Santa Cruz, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for implementing parameterizable processors and peripherals
Patent Number: 8,156,455

Inventors: Alper; Phillip B. (San Diego, CA), Azimioara; Mihai (La Jolla, CA), Cow; Christopher (San Diego, CA), Epple; Robert (San Diego, CA), Jiang; Songchun (San Diego, CA), Lelais; Gerald (San Diego, CA), Michellys; Pierre-Yves (San Marcos, CA), Mutnick; Daniel (San Diego, CA), Nikulin; Victor (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Compounds and compositions as modulators of GPR119 activity
Patent Number: 8,153,635

Inventors: Altvaten; Roland (Friedrichshafen, DE), Jabs; Sven (Weingarten, DE), Gluck; Martin (Brandenburg, DE)
Title: Device for optimizing the feed function of the ring gear of a differential with regard to the maximum flow rate
Patent Number: 8,152,675

Inventors: Amils; Xavier (Kortrijk, BE), Trindade De Avila; Lasley (Barueri, BR)
Title: Compacted hybrid elevator rope
Patent Number: 9,309,620

Inventors: Amon; Franz (Hessdorf, DE)
Title: User interface for a DICOM transfer configuration
Patent Number: 8,156,440

Inventors: Anai; Kimio (Fukaya, JP)
Title: Flat-panel display device
Patent Number: 8,154,557

Inventors: Andersen; Niels H. (Seattle, WA), Bowman; Jason (Quincy, IL), Erwin; Alice L. (Seattle, WA), Harwood; Eric A. (Seattle, WA), Kline; Toni (Seattle, WA), Mdluli; Khisimuzi E. (New York, NY), Ng; Simon (Emeryville, CA), Pfister; Keith B. (Emeryville, CA), Shawar; Ribhi (Phoenixville, PA), Wagman; Allan S. (Belmont, CA), Yabannavar; Asha (Emeryville, CA)
Title: Antibacterial agents
Patent Number: 8,153,843

Inventors: Anderson; James C. (Eden Prairie, MN), DeSouza; Mervyn L. (Plymouth, MN), Hicks; Paula M. (Eden Prairie, MN), Kollmann; Sherry R. (Maple Grove, MN), Laplaza; Jose (Plymouth, MN)
Title: Products and methods for in vivo secretion of monatin
Patent Number: 8,153,405

Inventors: Andersson; Matts (Lerum, SE), Tornquist; Anders (Partille, SE)
Title: Arrangement for producing complete or partial dental products
Patent Number: 7,363,239

Inventors: Ando; Shingo (Kitakyushu, JP), Tanaka; Michiharu (Kitakyushu, JP)
Title: Automatic machine system
Patent Number: 8,155,788

Inventors: Ando; Takashi (Tuckahoe, NY), Faltermeier; Johnathan E. (Delanson, NY), Fan; Su Chen (Cohoes, NY), Kanakasabapathy; Sivananda K. (Niskayuna, NY), Ok; Injo (Loudonville, NY), Yamashita; Tenko (Schenectady, NY)
Title: Replacement metal gate stack for diffusion prevention
Patent Number: 9,312,136

Inventors: Andre; Jean-Luc (Molsheim, FR)
Title: Bidirectional guidance system with lateral oscillation limiting, for road axle guided by a rail on the ground
Patent Number: 8,151,713

Inventors: Andreoni; Wanda (Adliswil, CH), Callegari; Alessandro C. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Cartier; Eduard A. (New York, NY), Curioni; Alessandro (Gattikon, CH), D'Emic; Christopher P. (Ossining, NY), Gousev; Evgeni (Mahopac, NY), Gribelyuk; Michael A. (Stamford, CT), Jamison; Paul C. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Jammy; Rajarao (Hopewell Junction, NY), Lacey; Dianne L. (Mahopac, NY), McFeely; Fenton R. (Ossining, NY), Narayanan; Vijay (New York, NY), Pignedoli; Carlo A. (Adliswil, CH), Shepard, Jr.; Joseph F. (Fishkill, NY), Zafar; Sufi (Briarcliff Manor, NY)
Title: Method of forming metal/high-.kappa. gate stacks with high mobility
Patent Number: 8,153,514

Inventors: Andresen; Bjorn (Oestbirk, DK)
Title: Wind power installation and method of modifying the blade pitch in a wind power installation
Patent Number: 8,154,141

Inventors: Andrews; Peter J. (Mahopac, NY), Faisman; Alexander (Croton-on-Hudson, NY), Grabarnik; Genady (Scarsdale, NY), Shwartz; Larisa (Scarsdale, NY)
Title: Voice response systems browsing
Patent Number: 9,313,329

Inventors: Angelopoulos; Marie (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Babich; Katherina E. (Chappaqua, NY), LaTulipe; Douglas Charles (Danbury, CT), Lin; Qinghuang (Mohegan Lake, NY), Medeiros; David R. (Dobbs Ferry, NY), Moreau; Wayne Martin (Wappingers Falls, NY), Petrillo; Karen E. (Mahopac, NY), Simons; John P. (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Multilayered resist systems using tuned polymer films as underlayers and methods of fabrication thereof
Patent Number: 7,361,444

Inventors: Anumalasetty; Kiran K. (Bangalore, IN), Ham; Nicholas S. (Austin, TX), Jasti; Purna Chandra (Madhapur, IN), Maddali; Sudhir (Hyderabad, IN), Rajaboina; Yadagiri (Madhapur, IN), Rathi; Sanket (Hyderabad, IN)
Title: SCSI reservation status information on a SAN disk
Patent Number: 9,311,195

Inventors: Aoki; Toru (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Image signal correcting circuit, image processing method, electro-optical device and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,362,290

Inventors: Aoyagi; Paul (Sunnyvale, CA), Flanner, III; Philip D. (Union City, CA), Poslavsky; Leonid (Belmont, CA)
Title: Film measurement using reflectance computation
Patent Number: 7,362,686

Inventors: Aptaker; Peter Simon (Wantage, GB), Beasley; Paul (Abingdon, GB), Heid; Oliver (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Deflection plate and deflection device for deflecting charged particles
Patent Number: 9,312,092

Inventors: Arai; Nobutoshi (Nara-ken, JP), Iwata; Hiroshi (Nara-ken, JP)
Title: Fine particle-containing body, fine particle-containing body manufacturing method, storage element, semiconductor device and electronic equipment
Patent Number: 8,153,207

Inventors: Arai; Noriaki (Hitachinaka, JP), Kazumi; Hideyuki (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Electrode unit and charged particle beam device
Patent Number: 8,153,966

Inventors: Arena; Chantal (Mesa, AZ), Letertre; Fabrice (Meylan, FR)
Title: Process for fabricating a structure for epitaxy without an exclusion zone
Patent Number: 8,154,022

Inventors: Arisa; Shigeharu (Tokyo, JP), Ozawa; Toshiyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wafer grinding method and wafer grinding machine
Patent Number: 8,152,597

Inventors: Armentano; Vincent (Glastonbury, CT), Demumbrum; Carol (Redington Shores, FL), Steingiser; Russell (Glatonbury, CT), Grivers, Jr.; Stanley (South Windsor, CT), Lawton; Lisa (Naugatuck, CT), Morgan; Julie (Lyme, CT)
Title: Method and system for enhanced medical triage
Patent Number: 7,363,240

Inventors: Armstrong; Andrew Alan (Chandlers Ford, GB), Phillips; Christopher (Southampton, GB)
Title: Automated analysis of code developer's profile
Patent Number: 9,311,056

Inventors: Arno; Michael J. (Clarence, NY), Blaszkowiak; Daniel (Cheektowaga, NY), Carlin; John (Buffalo, NY)
Title: Disposable cartridge for air/gas dryer
Patent Number: 7,361,214

Inventors: Arques; Marc (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Low-consumption voltage amplifier
Patent Number: 7,362,175

Inventors: Asada; Tetsuo (Kuwana, JP)
Title: Recording device with second conveying path configured to guide sheet to an upstream side of the recording unit
Patent Number: 8,152,391

Inventors: Asai; Motoo (Gifu, JP), Hiramatsu; Yasuji (Gifu, JP)
Title: Printed wiring board and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,361,849

Inventors: Asakawa; Mamoru (Shizuoko-ken, JP)
Title: Stainless-steel fitting for resin tubes
Patent Number: 8,152,205

Inventors: Asano; Yukako (Kashiwa, JP), Miyamoto; Tetsuro (Kasumigaura, JP), Katou; Hajime (Tsuchiura, JP), Togashi; Shigenori (Abiko, JP)
Title: Microreactor
Patent Number: 8,153,070

Inventors: Asanuma; Daisuke (Ichihara, JP), Hidaka; Tomoya (Ichihara, JP)
Title: Process for producing organic thin film laminate using solid or oily material for organic thin film formation applications
Patent Number: 9,309,416

Inventors: Atsumi; Eiji (Kamakura, JP), Haavisto; Janne (Kevatniitynkuja, FI)
Title: Electronic device for compressing image data and producing thumbnail image, image processing apparatus, and data structure
Patent Number: 7,362,970

Inventors: Aulich; Ted R. (Grand Forks, ND), Olson; Edwin S. (Grand Forks, ND), Jiang; Junhua (Grand Forks, ND)
Title: Electrochemical process for the preparation of nitrogen fertilizers
Patent Number: 8,152,988

Inventors: Ault; Joseph M (Blairstown, NJ), Azria; Moise (Basel, CH), Bateman; Simon D (Randolph, NJ), McLeod; James F (Morristown, NJ)
Title: Orally administering parathyroid hormone and calcitonin
Patent Number: 8,153,587

Inventors: Ausserlechner; Udo (Villach, AT)
Title: Apparatus for polarity-inversion-protected supplying of an electronic component with an intermediate voltage from a supply voltage
Patent Number: 7,362,166

Inventors: Avery; Devin B. (Madbury, NH), Stoddard; Jacob H. (Somersworth, NH)
Title: User interface testing abstraction
Patent Number: 9,311,222

Inventors: Avner; Jon B. (Bellevue, WA), Terek; Soner F. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Methods and systems for performing reliable asynchronous notification of high-level document operations
Patent Number: 7,363,322

Inventors: Avouris; Phaedon (Yorktown Heights, NY), Engel; Michael (Ossining, NY), Feger; Claudius (Poughkeepsie, NY), Giro; Ronaldo (Rio de Janeiro, BR), Ferreira; Rodrigo (Rio de Janeiro, BR), Steiner; Mathias (Rio de Janeiro, BR)
Title: Method and integrated device for analyzing liquid flow and liquid-solid interface interaction
Patent Number: 9,310,285

Inventors: Azizi; Shahrnaz (Cupertino, CA), Perahia; Eldad (Portland, OR), Kenney; Thomas J. (Portland, OR)
Title: Methods and arrangements for channel updates in wireless networks
Patent Number: 9,313,075

Inventors: Azuma; Teppei (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Suzuki; Kazunari (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Nagase; Koutarou (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Communications system, mobile communications device, transition control device, transition control method, and transition control program
Patent Number: 9,313,650

Inventors: Baba; Shunji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Radio frequency tag and method for manufacturing radio frequency tag
Patent Number: 8,154,410

Inventors: Baccelli; Francois (Meudon, FR), Blaszczyszyn; Bartlomiej (Bagneux, FR), Karray; Mohamed Kadhem (Issy les Moulineaux, FR)
Title: Load control scheme and process with power control
Patent Number: 7,363,005

Inventors: Bae; Ju Hee (Seoul, KR), Tak; Young Ju (Seoul, KR), Howson; Christopher Hugh (Sleepy Hollow, NY), Munson; Jonathan (Putnam Valley, NY), Lee; Won Il (Seoul, KR)
Title: Scalable acquisition of telemetry data from instrumented systems enitities over a wireless network
Patent Number: 9,313,560

Inventors: Bae; Ku Young (Seoul, KR), Seong; Kim Moo (Pusan, KR)
Title: System and method for information provider communication with information requester
Patent Number: 8,156,008

Inventors: Bae; Kwang-Soo (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Secondary battery and secondary battery assembly
Patent Number: 9,312,529

Inventors: Bae; Sun Cheol (Changwon-si, KR), Kim; Kyung Hoon (Changwon-si, KR), Jung; Han Su (Changwon-si, KR), Choi; Jae Hyeok (Changwon-si, KR), Koo; Ja In (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Washing machine and method of controlling a washing machine
Patent Number: 8,151,393

Inventors: Bagepalli; Bharat Sampathkumaran (Niskayuna, NY), Jansen; Patrick Lee (Scotia, NY), Gadre; Aniruddha Dattatraya (Rexford, NY)
Title: Method for changing removable bearing for a wind turbine generator
Patent Number: 7,360,310

Inventors: Baijense; Cornelis Roeland (Gameren, NL), Johnson; Geoffrey (Wappingers Falls, NY), Moini; Ahmad (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Supported catalyst
Patent Number: 7,361,626

Inventors: Bajkowski; Maciej (Austin, TX), Hoekstra; George P. (Austin, TX), Kenkare; Prashant U. (Austin, TX), Ramaraju; Ravindraraj (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Circuit and method for latch bypass
Patent Number: 7,362,134

Inventors: Baker; Matthew W. (Holly Springs, NC), Bowers; Benjamin J. (Cary, NC), Correale, Jr.; Anthony (Raleigh, NC), Rashid; Irfan (Cary, NC), Steinmetz; Paul M. (Holly Springs, NC)
Title: Uniquification and parent-child constructs for 1xN VLSI design
Patent Number: 8,156,458

Inventors: Balachandran; Kumar (Cary, NC), Ernstrom; Per (Stockholm, SE), Koorapaty; Havish (Cary, NC), Ramesh; Rajaram (Cary, NC), Thakare; Kiran (Stockholm, SE)
Title: Uplink radio frames apportioned for plural multiple access technologies
Patent Number: 8,155,701

Inventors: Balakrishnan; Lalitha (Bangalore, IN), Mani; Indu (Bangalore, IN), Naik; Vijay Mukund (Mumbai, IN), Raut; Janhavi Sanjay (Bangalore, IN), Tetradis-Mairis; Georgios (Sharnbrook, GB)
Title: Colouring of keratinous fibers using a pretreatment comprising an iron salt and a colour developer comprising hydrolysable tannin
Patent Number: 8,152,859

Inventors: Baldwin; Mark W. (Saint Joseph, MI), Fischer; Marcus R. (Stevensville, MI), Hussain; Saadat (Houston, TX), McIver; Justin D. (Saint Joseph, MI), Moit; Elizabeh A. (Cleveland, TN), Schaaf; Demetrius J. (Saint Joseph, MI), Smith; Blayne C. (Saint Joseph, MI), Topp; Bryan M. (Baroda, MI), Tuller; Barry E. (Stevensville, MI), Viswanathan; Ameresh B. (Saint Joseph, MI), Welsh; Anthony B. (Saint Joseph, MI), Middleton; Andrew T. (Spring, TX)
Title: System for charging a power supply in a closure element of a household appliance
Patent Number: 9,307,888

Inventors: Balensiefer; Eugene R. (Seymour, IN), Burbrink; Philip W. (Columbus, IN), Munn; Ronald F. (Hope, IN), Horton; William (Hope, IN)
Title: Juvenile vehicle seat base with cup holder
Patent Number: 7,360,830

Inventors: Baliarda; Carles Puente (Barcelona, ES), Borau; Carmen Borja (Barcelona, ES), Pros; Jaume Anguera (Barcelona, ES), Castany; Jordi Soler (Mataro, ES)
Title: Multilevel antennae
Patent Number: 8,154,463

Inventors: Balk; Roelof (Boehl-Iggelheim, DE), Tiarks; Franca (Pudong Shimao Riviera Garden, CN)
Title: Process for the preparation of an aqueous polymer dispersion
Patent Number: 8,153,721

Inventors: Ballenger; David L. (Kirkland, WA), Brinkerhoff; Richard (Burien, WA), Brown; David (Seattle, WA), Chenault; John (Seattle, WA), Clarkson; Ian (Seattle, WA), Ho; Jason (Seattle, WA), Krause; Duane (Seattle, WA), Murray; Jason (Redmond, WA)
Title: Inventory commingling and reconciliation of inaccuracies
Patent Number: 8,156,006

Inventors: Balsdon; David William (Chatham, CA), Woods; Brian Gordon (Chatham, CA)
Title: Sensor structure for EVAP hydrocarbon concentration and flow rate
Patent Number: 9,310,349

Inventors: Banba; Toshio (Tokyo, JP), Ikeda; Takuji (Tokyo, JP), Yano; Tatsuya (Tokyo, JP), Hirano; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Positive-working photosensitive resin composition, method for producing pattern-formed resin film, semiconductor device, display device, and method for producing the semiconductor device and the display device
Patent Number: 7,361,445

Inventors: Bang; Sung Ho (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus for manufacturing hybrid stabilizer link
Patent Number: 9,308,679

Inventors: Bank; Judith H. (Cary, NC), Bradley; Lisa M. (Cary, NC), Sun; Lin (Morrisville, NC)
Title: Intelligently detecting the leader of a co-browsing session
Patent Number: 9,313,282

Inventors: Bank; Judith H. (Morrisville, NC), Bryant; Erik S. (Wake Forest, NC), Denner; Gary (Dublin, IE), O'Sullivan; Patrick J. (Dublin, IE)
Title: Intelligent automatic expansion/contraction of abbreviations in text-based electronic communications
Patent Number: 9,311,286

Inventors: Barabash; Katherine (Haifa, IL), Cohen; Rami (Haifa, IL), Lewin-Eytan; Liane (Binyamina, IL), Rochwerger; Benny (Zichron Yaakov, IL), Wolfsthal; Yaron (Biniamina, IL)
Title: Object oriented networks
Patent Number: 9,313,096

Inventors: Barabash; Katherine (Haifa, IL), Cohen; Rami (Haifa, IL), Lewin-Eytan; Liane (Binyamina, IL), Rochwerger; Benny (Zichron Yaakov, IL), Wolfsthal; Yaron (Biniamina, IL)
Title: Object oriented networks
Patent Number: 9,313,097

Inventors: Barabash; Leonid S. (Poway, CA), Crowley; Christopher W. (San Diego, CA), Turner; Peter J. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Power amplifier
Patent Number: 7,362,182

Inventors: Baratta; Anthony (Oak Park, CA)
Title: Tools and methods for making and using tools, blades and methods of making and using blades
Patent Number: 8,151,783

Inventors: Bardy; Gust H. (Seattle, WA), Cappato; Riccardo (Ferrara, IT), Rissmann; William J. (Coto de Caza, CA), Ostroff; Alan H. (San Clemente, CA), Erlinger; Paul J. (San Clemente, CA)
Title: Flexible subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
Patent Number: 7,363,083

Inventors: Barina; Richard M. (Sebring, FL), Schmidt; Derek I. (Raleigh, NC), Steinke; Mark E. (Durham, NC), Womble; James S. (Hillsborough, NC)
Title: Liquid cooling of multiple components on a circuit board
Patent Number: 9,310,859

Inventors: Barkdoll; Patrick J. (Pecatonica, IL), Valiulis; Thomas E. (Rockford, IL)
Title: Over wire hook latching bin or tray
Patent Number: 8,152,005

Inventors: Barlovic; Robert (Dresden, DE), Schulze; Uwe (Dresden, DE), Raebiger; Jan (Dresden, DE), Weigang; Joerg (Dresden, DE), Busch; Jens (Radebeul, DE), Seltmann; Rolf (Dresden, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for dispatching workpieces to tools based on processing and performance history
Patent Number: 8,155,770

Inventors: Barnhill, Jr.; Robert B. (Baltimore, MD), Gaarder; James R. (Hunt Valley, MD), Throckmorton; Thomas E. (New Freedom, PA), Vaughan; Christopher Joseph (Reisterstown, MD), Toll; Matthew J. (Columbia, MD), Bronner; Bryon (Westminster, MD)
Title: Online product ordering method and system
Patent Number: 7,363,247

Inventors: Barrett; Peter T. (San Francisco, CA), Baldwin; James A. (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Seamless digital channel changing
Patent Number: 8,156,534

Inventors: Barrio Lopez-Cortijo; Pablo (Madrid, ES), Carreras Vaquer; Carlos (Torrejon de la Calzada, ES), Sierra Cabrera; Roberto (Pozuelo de Alarcon, ES), Lopez Martin; Juan Antonio (Madrid, ES), Caffarena Fernandez; Gabriel (Madrid, ES), Sedano Algarabel; Enrique (Madrid, ES), Fernandez De Blas; Jose Antonio (Madrid, ES), Jevtic; Ruzica (Villaviciosa de Odon, ES)
Title: Systems and methods for improving the execution of computational algorithms
Patent Number: 9,311,433

Inventors: Barry; Edwin Franklin (Vilas, NC), Wolff; Edward A. (Stockton, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for providing data transfer control
Patent Number: 8,156,261

Inventors: Barthelmess; Reiner (Soest, DE), Mauder; Anton (Kolbermoor, DE), Niedernostheide; Franz-Josef (Munster, DE), Schulze; Hans-Joachim (Ottobrunn, DE)
Title: Method for production of a buried stop zone in a semiconductor component and semiconductor component comprising a buried stop zone
Patent Number: 7,361,970

Inventors: Bartley; Gerald K. (Rochester, MN), Becker; Darryl J. (Rochester, MN), Germann; Philip R. (Oronoco, MN), Hovis; William P. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Intelligent chip placement within a three-dimensional chip stack
Patent Number: 9,312,199

Inventors: Bartley; Gerald K. (Rochester, MN), Becker; Darryl J. (Rochester, MN), Hovis; William P. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Multiple active vertically aligned cores for three-dimensional chip stack
Patent Number: 9,310,827

Inventors: Bartley; Timothy S. (Worongary, AU), Bray; Gavin G. (Robina, AU), Hughes; Elizabeth M. (Australia Fair, AU), Singh; Kalvinder P. (Miami, AU)
Title: Prioritizing test cases using multiple variables
Patent Number: 9,311,223

Inventors: Basche; Boris (Bernhardswald, DE), Erben; Volker (Regensburg, DE), Falkner; Roland (Schnaittach, DE), Hasemann; Klaus (Regensburg, DE), Haubner; Reinhard (Kelheim, DE), Hostmann; Daniel (Regensburg, DE), Lex; Gerhard (Neutraubling, DE), Nguyen Thien; Nhu (Regensburg, DE), Pichl; Oliver (Baierdorf-Hagenau, DE), Scherl; Richard (Lappersdorf, DE), Weber; Elmar (Mitterfecking, DE)
Title: Operating element for a multi-media system in a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,361,854

Inventors: Basson; Sara H. (White Plains, NY), Kanevsky; Dimitri (Ossining, NY), Kelley; Edward E. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Ramabhadran; Bhuvana (Mount Kisco, NY)
Title: Security system based on questions that do not publicly identify the speaker
Patent Number: 9,311,461

Inventors: Bastide; Paul R. (Boxford, MA), Broomhall; Matthew E. (Goffstown, NH), Lu; Fang (Billerica, MA), Wang; Weisong (Westford, MA)
Title: Providing contextual relevance of an unposted message to an activity stream after a period of time elapses
Patent Number: 9,313,165

Inventors: Baszczynski; Christopher L. (Urbandale, IA), Bowen; Benjamin A. (Berkeley, CA), Peterson; David J. (Ames, IA), Tagliani; Laura (Zionsville, IN)
Title: Compositions and methods for the targeted insertion of a nucleotide sequence of interest into the genome of a plant
Patent Number: 7,361,508

Inventors: Bates; Allen K. (Tucson, AZ), Topol; Anna W. (Clifton Park, NY), Winarski; Daniel J. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Identification of molecules based on frequency responses using electromagnetic write-heads and magneto-resistive sensors
Patent Number: 9,310,336

Inventors: Bauchot; Frederic (Saint-Jeannet, FR), Marmigere; Gerard (Drap, FR), Mialon; Christophe (Vence, FR), Secondo; Pierre (Tourrettes sur Loup, FR)
Title: Generating and processing an authentication certificate
Patent Number: 9,313,025

Inventors: Baudasse; Yannick (Grasse, FR), Vezain; Stephane (Mandelieu, FR)
Title: Self-driven articulation for an articulated assembly such as a satellite solar panel
Patent Number: 8,151,414

Inventors: Bauer; Andreas (Obernburg, DE), Steinkamp; Christoph (Biebergemuend, DE), Anders; Martin (Schellerten, DE)
Title: Directional fluid line
Patent Number: 9,309,999

Inventors: Baumgartner; Jason R. (Austin, TX), Mony; Hari (Austin, TX), Paruthi; Viresh (Austin, TX), Zaraket; Fadi Z. (Austin, TX)
Title: Enhanced structural redundancy detection
Patent Number: 7,360,181

Inventors: Beaudoin; Serge (Durham, NC), Laufersweiler; Michael Christopher (Durham, NC), Markworth; Christopher John (Durham, NC), Marron; Brian Edward (Durham, NC), Millan; David Simon (Sandwich, GB), Rawson; David James (Sandwich, GB), Reister; Steven Michael (Durham, NC), Sasaki; Kosuke (Sandwich, GB), Storer; Robert Ian (Sandwich, GB), Stupple; Paul Anthony (Sandwich, GB), Swain; Nigel Alan (Sandwich, GB), West; Christopher William (Durham, NC), Zhou; Shulan (Durham, NC)
Title: Sulfonamide derivatives
Patent Number: 8,153,814

Inventors: Bechtel; Jon H. (Holland, MI), Bauer; Frederick T. (Holland, MI), Stam; Joseph S. (Holland, MI), Knapp; Robert C. (Coloma, MI), Turnbull; Robert R. (Holland, MI), Schmidt; David J. (Holland, MI), Poe; G. Bruce (Hamilton, MI), Plangger; David L. (Stevensville, MI), Nixon; Robert H. (Burbank, CA), Fossum; Eric R. (La Crescenta, CA), Steenwyk; Timothy E. (Jenison, MI)
Title: Vehicle headlamp control utilizing a light sensor having at least two light transducers
Patent Number: 7,361,875

Inventors: Beck; Markus (Elchingen, DE), Dingfelder; Steffen (Sindelfingen, DE), Fueller; Karl-Heinz (Neu-Ulm, DE), Hopf; Berthold (Eberdingen, DE), Quirin; Oliver (Ulm, DE), Roecker; Oliver (Koengen, DE)
Title: Sidewall for a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 8,152,223

Inventors: Beck; Ronald A. (St. Paul, MN)
Title: System and method of grounding fiber storage trays
Patent Number: 7,362,942

Inventors: Beck; Thomas (Panketal, DE), Cox; Nigel-Philip (Mulheim an der Ruhr, DE), Settegast; Silke (Berlin, DE)
Title: Method for producing a hole
Patent Number: 8,153,923

Inventors: Bederna; Christoph (Wunstorf/Steinhude, DE), Gawinski; Hubertus (Lauenau, DE)
Title: Apparatus for forming an air spring flexible member
Patent Number: 7,361,007

Inventors: Bednar; Martin M. (South Burlington, VT), Gross, legal representative; Linda (Williston, VT), Thomas; G. Roger (Burlingame, CA), Gross; Cordell E. (Williston, VT)
Title: Co-administration of a thrombolytic and an-anti-CD18 antibody in stroke
Patent Number: 7,361,344

Inventors: Beenau; Blayn W (Peoria, AZ), Bonalle; David S (New Rochelle, NY), Fields; Seth W (Taylorsville, UT), Gray; William J (Salt Lake City, UT), Larkin; Carl (West Sussex, GB), Montgomery; Joshua L (Orem, UT), Saunders; Peter D (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Method and system for proffering multiple biometrics for use with a FOB
Patent Number: 7,360,689

Inventors: Behan; Dominic P. (San Diego, CA), Smith; Brian M. (San Diego, CA), Bjenning; Christina (Solana Beach, CA)
Title: 5ht.sub.2C receptor modulator compositions
Patent Number: 8,153,621

Inventors: Behloul; Mouloud (Paris, FR), Birault; Alain (Paris, FR), Daliphard; Jacques (Yerres, FR), Pouget; Andre (Paris, FR)
Title: Thermal barrier
Patent Number: 8,151,531

Inventors: Behrend; Matthew R. (Bellevue, WA), Hegg; Michael C. (Seattle, WA), Horning; Matthew P. (Redmond, WA), Wilson; Benjamin K. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Systems, devices, and methods including a dark-field reflected-illumination apparatus
Patent Number: 9,310,289

Inventors: Behrends; Derick G. (Rochester, MN), Christensen; Todd A. (Rochester, MN), Hebig; Travis R. (Rochester, MN), Launsbach; Michael (Rochester, MN)
Title: Level shifter for a time-varying input
Patent Number: 9,312,858

Inventors: Bell; Denise A. (Austin, TX), DeLuca; Lisa Seacat (San Francisco, CA), Jenkins; Jana H. (Raleigh, NC), Kusnitz; Jeffrey Alan (Campbell, CA)
Title: Dynamic social networking content
Patent Number: 9,313,283

Inventors: Bell; Denise A. (Austin, TX), DeLuca; Lisa Seacat (San Francisco, CA), Jenkins; Jana H. (Raleigh, NC), Kusnitz; Jeffrey Alan (Campbell, CA)
Title: Dynamic social networking content
Patent Number: 9,313,285

Inventors: Bell; Leonard (Woodbridge, CT)
Title: Methods for reducing morality associated with acute myocardial infarction
Patent Number: 7,361,339

Inventors: Bello; Todd Michael (Canton, MI), Pawloski; Jamie Beth (Canton, MI)
Title: Power sliding window assembly with caps
Patent Number: 8,151,519

Inventors: Belmar; Brenton F. (New Paltz, NY), Farrell; Mark S. (Pleasant Valley, NY), Jacobi; Christian (Schoenaich, DE), Slegel; Timothy J. (Staatsburg, NY)
Title: Intra-instructional transaction abort handling
Patent Number: 9,311,101

Inventors: Bemelmans; David J. E. (Eindhoven, NL), Visser; Hendrik Dirk (Eindhoven, NL), Walters; Michael Johannes Anna Maria (Eindhoven, NL), Muller; Johannes Cornelis Antonius (Bladel, NL), Versleegers; Jozef Christiaan Mathieu (Bree, BE)
Title: Flexible display supported by hinged frame
Patent Number: 8,151,501

Inventors: Benhase; Michael T. (Tucson, AZ), Gupta; Lokesh M. (Tucson, AZ), Nielsen; Karl (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Thinly provisioned flash cache with shared storage pool
Patent Number: 9,311,253

Inventors: Benjamin; Seldon David (Painted Post, NY), Bookbinder; Dana Craig (Corning, NY), Myers; Timothy Edward (Painted Post, NY)
Title: Index-matching gel for nanostructure optical fibers and mechanical splice assemble and connector using same
Patent Number: 8,152,387

Inventors: Bennah; Albert D. (Cary, NC), Rodriguez; Adrian X. (Durham, NC), Woods; Eric (Durham, NC)
Title: Dynamically recommending configuration changes to an operating system image
Patent Number: 9,311,070

Inventors: Benner; Alan F. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Patil; Bilicon (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Indicating level of confidence in digital content
Patent Number: 9,311,385

Inventors: Bennett, III; Raymond Walden (Naperville, IL), Bossemeyer, Jr.; Robert Wesley (St. Charles, IL), Ekstrom; Gayle Roberta (Chicago, IL), Griffith; Laura Marie (Dundee, IL), Israelski; Edmond W. (Lake Barrington, IL), Kagan; Denise Violetta (Riverwoods, IL), Krupka; Richard Peter (Barrington, IL), Liebrecht; Donald Bernard (West Dundee, IL), Light; Jordan Howard (Chicago, IL), Pelletier; Karen Jeanne (Crystal Lake, IL), Pickard; Michael Steven (Highland Park, IL), Stuckman; Bruce Edward (Algonquin, IL), Sullivan; Barry James (Long Grove, IL)
Title: Method, system, and article for audibly identifying a called party
Patent Number: 8,155,296

Inventors: Bennett; Stephen P. (Bristol, GB)
Title: Sealing arrangement
Patent Number: 7,360,769

Inventors: Benser; Michael (Valencia, CA), Lyons; Ruth (Glendale, CA), Falkenberg; Eric (Simi Valley, CA)
Title: Augmenting hypoventilation
Patent Number: 7,363,085

Inventors: Benson; Karl E. (St. Paul, MN), David; Moses M. (Woodbury, MN), Kipke; Cary A. (Woodbury, MN), Lakshmi; Brinda B. (Woodbury, MN), Leir; Charles M. (Falcon Heights, MN), Moore; George G. (Afton, MN), Shah; Rahul (Woodbury, MN)
Title: N-sulfonyldicarboximide containing tethering compounds
Patent Number: 7,361,767

Inventors: Berger; Manuel (Wolfern, AT), Auer; Christian (Haag, AT)
Title: Cylinder head with liquid-type cooling
Patent Number: 9,309,830

Inventors: Berkowitz; Brian T. (Seattle, WA), Christofferson; Peter A. (Kenmore, WA)
Title: Dynamic synchronization of tables
Patent Number: 7,363,332

Inventors: Bernal; Edward R. (Raleigh, NC), Heninger; Ivan M. (Selma, NC)
Title: Allocating all or a portion of the memory in a cache module in each hypervisor in a pool of hypervisors to form a shared cache module to be utilized by the virtual machines run by the pool of hypervisors
Patent Number: 9,311,132

Inventors: Bernas; Pierre (Palaiseau, FR), Sannino; Christian (Toulouse, FR)
Title: Data distribution network and method for managing a breakdown in said network
Patent Number: 7,362,699

Inventors: Bestgen; Robert J. (Rochester, MN), Beuch; Daniel E. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Using a sequence object of a database
Patent Number: 9,311,343

Inventors: Betker; Steven M. (Shoreview, MN)
Title: Method and system for using distributed name servers in multi-module fibre channel switches
Patent Number: 7,362,717

Inventors: Beyer; Monika (Nidderau-Ostheim, DE), Teichmuller; Dirk (Linsengericht, DE)
Title: Cosmetic composition for coloring hair comprising a direct hair dye and a carrier system comprising polysaccharides
Patent Number: 8,152,860

Inventors: Bhardwaj; Anurag (Sunnyvale, CA), Di; Wei (San Jose, CA), Jagadeesh; Vignesh (Santa Clara, CA), Piramuthu; Robinson (Oakland, CA), Sundaresan; Neelakantan (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Complementary item recommendations using image feature data
Patent Number: 9,311,666

Inventors: Bhat; Balkrishen (San Diego, CA), Hogan; Daniel (San Diego, CA)
Title: MicroRNA compounds and methods for modulating miR-122
Patent Number: 9,309,513

Inventors: Bialkowski; Jens-Gunter (Nurnberg, DE), Kaup; Andre (Effeltrich, DE)
Title: Method for transcoding a data stream comprising one or more coded, digitised images
Patent Number: 8,155,203

Inventors: Bicego, Jr.; James (Utica, MI)
Title: Method and system for automatically updating traffic incident data for in-vehicle navigation
Patent Number: 8,155,865

Inventors: Bichkar; Akshay (Webster, NY)
Title: Optimized limit gain compensation for dispense time accumulators of toner concentration control
Patent Number: 8,155,540

Inventors: Bichot; Guillaume (Cesson-Sevigne, FR), Legallais; Yvon (Cesson-Sevigne, FR), Howson; Christopher (Cesson-Sevigne, FR)
Title: Device and method for content delivery adapted for synchronous playbacks
Patent Number: 9,313,531

Inventors: Biddick; David James (Missouri City, TX)
Title: System and method for controlling flow in a wellbore
Patent Number: 8,151,889

Inventors: Biedermann; Lutz (VS-Villingen, DE), Matthis; Wilfried (Weisweil, DE), Pohl; Gerhard (St. Georgen, DE)
Title: Bone anchoring device
Patent Number: 9,308,035

Inventors: Bigioi; Petronel (Galway, IE), Pososin; Alexei (Galway, IR), Gangea; Mihnea (Bucharest, RO), Petrescu; Stefan (Bucharest, RO), Corcoran; Peter (Claregalway, IE)
Title: Face tracking in a camera processor
Patent Number: 8,155,397

Inventors: Bird; Paul M. (Markham, CA), Kalmuk; David (Toronto, CA)
Title: Processor provisioning by a middleware processing system
Patent Number: 9,311,149

Inventors: Bishop; Fred (Glendale, AZ), Easterwood; Sherry McCullough (Mesa, AZ), George; Pradeep Varghese (Scottsdale, AZ), Gilmore; Robert Del (Peoria, AZ), Mathews; James Walker (Salt Lake City, UT), Mitsch; Lawrence J. (Saint Paul, MN), Rottman; James Robert (Plymouth, MN), Thornton; James Denis (Plymouth, MN)
Title: Technology portfolio health assessment system and method
Patent Number: 8,156,028

Inventors: Bito; Kazuaki (Aichi, JP)
Title: Airbag device for front passenger's seat
Patent Number: 7,360,789

Inventors: Black; Alistair D. (Los Gatos, CA), Chan; Kurt (Roseville, CA)
Title: Fibre channel arbitrated loop bufferless switch circuitry to increase bandwidth without significant increase in cost
Patent Number: 7,362,769

Inventors: Blench; Toby (Essex, GB), Goodacre; Simon (Essex, GB), Lai; Yingjie (Cupertino, CA), Liang; Jun (Palo Alto, CA), Macleod; Calum (Essex, GB), Magnuson; Steven (Dublin, CA), Tsui; Vickie (Burlingame, CA), Williams; Karen (Essex, GB), Zhang; Birong (Union City, CA)
Title: Pyrazolopyridine compounds, compositions and methods of use
Patent Number: 9,309,240

Inventors: Bluzer; Nathan (Rockville, MD), Halvis; James (Severna Park, MD), Shiskowski; Robert (Sykesville, MD)
Title: "I" beam bridge interconnection for ultra-sensitive silicon sensor
Patent Number: 7,361,900

Inventors: Boam; Andrew (Hitchin, GB), Fismen; Henrik (Sandefjord, NO), Koleva; Velichka Yordanova (Wembley, GB), Lim; Fui Wen (Hitchin, GB), Rocha; Maria Ines Fontes (London, GB), Sondbo; Sverre (Sandefjord, NO), Torp; Eddy G. (Oslo, NO)
Title: Membrane-based processes for reducing at least one impurity and making a concentrate comprising at least one natural component from a non-marine fatty acid oil mixture, and compositions resulting thereof
Patent Number: 9,309,483

Inventors: Bodenstab; Nathan M. (Melrose, MA), Itoh; Nobuyasu (Yokohama, JP), Kurata; Gakuto (Tokyo, JP), Nishimura; Masafumi (Yokohama, JP), Vozila; Paul J. (Arlington, MA)
Title: Correcting N-gram probabilities by page view information
Patent Number: 9,311,291

Inventors: Boehm; Hubert (Greifenberg, DE), Erbeck; Gerit (Niederneuching, DE)
Title: Process for producing a cover with a glass pane and electrical function elements
Patent Number: 7,360,306

Inventors: Boehringer; Markus (Moehlin, CH), Zbinden; Katrin Groebke (Basel, CH), Haap; Wolfgang (Loerrach, DE), Hilpert; Hans (Muenchenstein, CH), Panday; Narendra (Basel, CH), Ricklin; Fabienne (Hombourg, FR)
Title: Heteroarylacetamide inhibitors of factor Xa
Patent Number: 7,361,672

Inventors: Boerstler; David W. (Round Rock, TX), Hailu; Eskinder (Austin, TX), Qi; Jieming (Austin, TX)
Title: Apparatus and method for automatically self-calibrating a duty cycle circuit for maximum chip performance
Patent Number: 7,360,135

Inventors: Boerstler; David William (Round Rock, TX), Hailu; Eskinder (Austin, TX), Qi; Jieming (Austin, TX), Wan; Bin (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for measuring the relative duty cycle of a clock signal
Patent Number: 7,363,178

Inventors: Bogdan; Paula L. (Mount Prospect, IL), Johnson; James A. (Burr Ridge, IL), Gajda; Gregory J. (Mount Prospect, IL), Whitchurch; Patrick C. (Sleepy Hollow, IL), Frey; Stanley J. (Palatine, IL), Spieker; Wolfgang A. (Glenview, IL)
Title: Aromatics isomerization using a dual-catalyst system
Patent Number: 9,309,170

Inventors: Bohra; Amit P. (Pune, IN)
Title: Procedure extraction and enrichment from unstructured text using natural language processing (NLP) techniques
Patent Number: 9,311,295

Inventors: Bolduan; Edwin (Berlin, DE), Wiemer; Horst (Kleinmachnow, DE)
Title: Laundry handling apparatus with a cuff and a filling support
Patent Number: 9,309,616

Inventors: Bolgiano; Duane Ridgely (Gladwyne, PA), LaVean; Gilbert E. (Reston, VA)
Title: Method and apparatus for locating a wireless user
Patent Number: 8,155,017

Inventors: Bonet; Jose R. (Candler, NC)
Title: High performance refrigerator having sacrificial evaporator
Patent Number: 9,310,121

Inventors: Boonekamp; Erik Paul (Eindhoven, NL), Nijkamp; Rick Gerhardus (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Light collector device
Patent Number: 9,310,540

Inventors: Booth; Simon (Milton, CA), Winger; Lowell L. (Waterloo, CA)
Title: Computational reduction in motion estimation based on lower bound of cost function
Patent Number: 7,362,809

Inventors: Booth; Stephen C. (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: System and method for controlling data processing in a computer transaction
Patent Number: 7,363,321

Inventors: Border; John N. (Walworth, NY), Schilling-Benz; Lynn (Fairport, NY)
Title: Display device with capture capabilities
Patent Number: 8,154,582

Inventors: Borkiewicz; Zbigniew S. (Sun Prairie, WI), Drebing; Timothy J. (Woodstock, IL), Hulett; Kris K. (Rocheport, MO), Nakamura; Tatsuo (Setagaya-Ku, JP), Kasai; Minoru (Ebina, JP)
Title: Suspension device for linked products
Patent Number: 8,151,973

Inventors: Bornstein; William (Stormville, NY), Spielberg; Anthony Cappa (Austin, TX)
Title: Real-time configurable masking
Patent Number: 7,361,457

Inventors: Borntrager; Kai (Langenargen, DE)
Title: Drive train as well as a method of operating a hydraulic pump of a drive train
Patent Number: 8,152,689

Inventors: Bostick; James E. (Cedar Park, TX), Ganci, Jr.; John M. (Cary, NC), Rakshit; Sarbajit K. (Kolkata, IN), Trim; Craig M. (Sylmar, CA)
Title: Automated creation of executable workflow
Patent Number: 9,311,134

Inventors: Botelho; Jim (Danbury, CT), Pignataro, Jr.; Stephen (Norwalk, CT), Mezzoni; John (Milford, CT), Vanderhoef; John H. (Stratford, CT)
Title: Chromatography oven with heat exchange and method of use
Patent Number: 7,361,208

Inventors: Boulens; Pierre (Lyons, FR), Breuil; Pierre-Alain (Lyons, FR), Reek; Joost (BK Amersfoort, NL), Olivier-Bourbigou; Helene (Saint Genis-Laval, FR)
Title: Nickel-based complexes and their use in a process for the transformation of olefins
Patent Number: 9,308,528

Inventors: Boullery; Didier (Sartrouville, FR)
Title: Automatically notifying a computer user of internet content
Patent Number: 9,311,412

Inventors: Bourgoin; Arman Gilbert (Whitby, CA), Chin; Tyrone Michael (Thornhill, CA), Nepean; Ross Murray (Richmond Hill, CA)
Title: Composite file folder
Patent Number: 7,360,329

Inventors: Boyle; William B. (Lake Forest, CA), Neppalli; Srinivas (Lake Forest, CA)
Title: Condensing a defect scan log for a disk of a disk drive
Patent Number: 8,154,812

Inventors: Bracewell; Shawn Derek (Duvall, WA), Ward; Richard B. (Redmond, WA), Simpson, Jr.; Russell Lee (Kirkland, WA), Batthish; Karim Michel (Seattle, WA)
Title: Securely processing client credentials used for Web-based access to resources
Patent Number: 7,360,096

Inventors: Brady; Dominic (Freemantle, GB)
Title: Flexural disc fiber optic sensor and method of forming same
Patent Number: 8,155,486

Inventors: Branham; Michael Dean (Blythewood, SC)
Title: Adjustable support arm for a vehicle exterior rearview mirror assembly
Patent Number: 8,152,124

Inventors: Branum; Shawn T. (Raritan, NJ), Colburn; Raymond W. (Spring House, PA), Dax; Scott L. (Landenberg, PA), Flores; Christopher M. (Spring House, PA), Jetter; Michele C. (Norristown, PA), Liu; Yi (Spring House, PA), Ludovici; Donald (Spring House, PA), Macielag; Mark J. (Cranbury, NJ), Matthews; Jay M. (Spring House, PA), McNally; James J. (Spring House, PA), Reaney; Laura M. (Spring House, PA), Russell; Ronald K. (Raritan, NJ), Qin; Ning (Spring House, PA), Teleha; Christopher (Spring House, PA), Wells; Kenneth M. (Raritan, NJ), Youells; Scott C. (Spring House, PA), Youngman; Mark A. (Spring House, PA)
Title: Sulfonamides as TRPM8 modulators
Patent Number: 8,153,682

Inventors: Brates; Nanu (Winchester, MA), Shah; Bhavinkumar (Burlimgton, MA), Sun; Yiyoung Tony (Beverly, MA)
Title: End-of-life protection circuit and method for high intensity discharge lamp ballast
Patent Number: 8,154,211

Inventors: Braun; Stanley J. (Tucson, AZ), Defelice; Donald P. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Ernstberger; Mark R. (Rochester, NY), Hearn; Susan A. (Toronto, CA), Loving; Linwood E. (Mechanicsville, VA), McLaughlin; Martin G. (Glasgow, GB), Mewse; Lindsey M. (Berks, GB), Muller; Donald P. (Highland, NY), Young; James S. K. (Oshawa, CA)
Title: Consolidating and reusing portal information
Patent Number: 9,311,062

Inventors: Braunisch; Henning (Chandler, AZ), Liff; Shawna M. (Gilbert, AZ), Chang; Peter L. (Portland, OR)
Title: Optical connection techniques and configurations
Patent Number: 9,310,553

Inventors: Breard; Fabienne (Petit-Quevilly, FR), Fugier; Claude (Gruchet le Valasse, FR)
Title: Method for synthesizing esters of N-[(S)-1-carboxybutyl]-(S)-alanine and use thereof for synthesizing perindopril
Patent Number: 7,361,757

Inventors: Breed; David S. (Miami Beach, FL), Johnson; Wendell C. (Kaneohe, HI), DuVall; Wilbur E. (Reeds Spring, MO)
Title: Vehicular occupant sensing techniques
Patent Number: 8,152,198

Inventors: Bretschneider; Jochen (Esslingen, DE), Vogler; Hans (Korntal, DE)
Title: Control method for a machine tool with numerical control
Patent Number: 8,152,422

Inventors: Breuer; Christian (Newburyport, MA), Wolter; Kai (Berlin, DE)
Title: Circuit arrangement and method for operating a high-pressure discharge lamp
Patent Number: 8,154,213

Inventors: Brickell; Ernic F. (Portland, OR), Graunke; Gary L. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for increasing the speed of cryptographic processing
Patent Number: 8,155,306

Inventors: Briden; Frederick Charles Ernest (Ashburn, VA), Saillet; Yannick (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Visual editor for editing complex expressions
Patent Number: 9,311,278

Inventors: Briesch; Michael S. (Orlando, FL), Gutierrez; Juan P. (Oviedo, FL)
Title: Systems and methods for integration of gasification and reforming processes
Patent Number: 8,152,874

Inventors: Brisebois; Arthur Richard (Cumming, GA), Ohana; Alain (Aventura, FL), Mansfield; William G. (Sugar Hill, GA), Shively; David Grant (Smyrna, GA), Keathly; Thomas (Mableton, GA), Frerking; Melvin D. (Norcross, GA), Choi-Grogan; Yung Shirley (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Asymmetrical multicarrier interference avoidance
Patent Number: 8,155,594

Inventors: Brock; Bishop (Coupland, TX), Gloekler; Tilman (Gaertringen, DE), Lefurgy; Charles R. (Austin, TX), Rajamani; Karthick (Austin, TX), Still; Gregory S. (Raleigh, NC), Allen-Ware; Malcolm S. (Austin, TX)
Title: Associating energy consumption with a virtual machine
Patent Number: 9,311,209

Inventors: Broeksteeg; Johannes Marcelus (Oss, NL), Decrock; Lieven (Roeselare, BE), Jaeger; Peter Dirk (Dussen, NL)
Title: Shielded USB connector system
Patent Number: 8,152,558

Inventors: Brown; Malcolm (Otley, GB), Montes De Oca Balderas; Horacio (York, GB), Hall; Michael (Middlesbrough, GB), Rose; John (Collierville, TN)
Title: Multi-modal shape memory polymers
Patent Number: 9,308,293

Inventors: Brown; Michael Sean (Wahroonga, AU)
Title: Multi-level password authorization
Patent Number: 9,311,463

Inventors: Brown; Scott T. (Superior, CO), Wanser; Kelly A. (Thornton, CO)
Title: E-mail messaging system and method for enhanced rich media delivery
Patent Number: 8,156,192

Inventors: Bruck; Rolf (Bergisch Gladbach, DE), Brugger; Marc (Neunkirchen, DE), Harig; Thomas (Neunkirchen-Seelscheid, DE), Hirth; Peter (Rosrath, DE), Klein; Ulf (Neunkirchen-Seelscheid, DE)
Title: Method and device for providing a gaseous substance mixture
Patent Number: 8,155,509

Inventors: Bruls; Wilhelmus H. A. (Eindhoven, NL), Morris; Octavius J. (Redhill, GB), De Haan; Wiebe (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Method of and device for encoding an information stream
Patent Number: 7,362,959

Inventors: Bryning; Zbigniew T. (Campbell, CA), Liu; Timothy Z. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Ionic liquid apparatus and method for biological samples
Patent Number: 8,153,417

Inventors: Buckley; Michael Eoin (Grayslake, IL), Love; Robert (Barrington, IL), Stewart; Kenneth (Grayslake, IL)
Title: Physical downlink control channel specific scrambling
Patent Number: 8,155,683

Inventors: Buczynsky; Andrew E. (Brownstown, MI)
Title: Synthetic diesel fuel compositions
Patent Number: 8,152,866

Inventors: Buechler; James (Jasper, IN), Holzmeyer; Michael (Bloomfield, IN)
Title: Ammunition canister and feed system
Patent Number: 8,151,684

Inventors: Buick; Tim J. (Ottawa, CA), Pillar; John F. (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Data processor coupled to a sequencer circuit that provides efficient scalable queuing and method
Patent Number: 8,156,265

Inventors: Bulpett; David A. (Boston, MA), Comeau; Brian (Berkley, MA), Ladd; Derek A. (Acushnet, MA)
Title: Compositions for use in golf balls
Patent Number: 7,361,711

Inventors: Bundy; Bradley W. (Lavonia, GA)
Title: Template for marking conveyor belt splices
Patent Number: 9,308,640

Inventors: Burbank; Fred H. (San Juan Capistrano, CA), Quick; Richard L. (Trabuco Canyon, CA), Louw; Jacob Frank (Carlsbad, CA), Jones; Michael L. (Capistrano Beach, CA), Lubock; Paul (Laguna Niguel, CA)
Title: Tissue specimen encapsulation device and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,152,737

Inventors: Burckart; Eric J. (Raleigh, NC), Joseph; Dinakaran (Apex, NC), Kaplinger; Todd E. (Raleigh, NC), Moore; Victor S. (Lake City, FL), Truty; Gregory L. (Austin, TX)
Title: Mobile wireless access point geolocation services proxy for mobile devices
Patent Number: 9,313,612

Inventors: Burdeniuc; Juan Jesus (Colmar, PA), Freyberger; Douglas P. (Bethlehem, PA)
Title: Polyurethane foams made with blowing catalyst compositions containing primary hydroxyl groups and high ethylenediamine backbones
Patent Number: 9,309,346

Inventors: Burns; Bradley Gerald (Lloydminster, CA)
Title: Method of cleaning out blockages which prevent operation of a reciprocating downhole tubing pump
Patent Number: 7,360,998

Inventors: Bush; Julie Kay (McCordsville, IN), Hansen; Marvin Martin (Indianapolis, IN), Li; Renhua (Fishers, IN), Mabry; Thomas Edward (Indianapolis, IN), Snyder; Nancy June (Lizton, IN), Wallace; Owen Brendan (Westfield, IN), Xu; Yanping (Noblesville, IN)
Title: Inhibitors of 11-beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase 1
Patent Number: 8,153,807

Inventors: Busse; Ralf-Dieter (Hoppegarten, DE), Kraft; Wolfgang (Berlin, DE)
Title: Fiber-optic connection arrangement and adapter sleeve
Patent Number: 9,310,570

Inventors: Bybell; Anthony J. (Cedar Park, TX), Frey; Bradly G. (Austin, TX), Gschwind; Michael K. (Chappaqua, NY), Herrenschmidt; Benjamin (Narrabundah, AU), Mackerras; Paul (Weston, AU)
Title: Managing translation of a same address across multiple contexts using a same entry in a translation lookaside buffer
Patent Number: 9,311,249

Inventors: Byron; Donna K. (Petersham, MA), Krishnamurthy; Lakshminarayanan (Round Rock, TX), Seabolt; Edward E. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Caching natural language questions and results in a question and answer system
Patent Number: 9,311,823

Inventors: Cable; Adrian James (Harlton, GB), Routley; Paul (Longstanton, GB), Lawrence; Nic (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Holographic image projection systems
Patent Number: 8,154,780

Inventors: Cabrera; Robert (Austin, TX)
Title: Synthetic serous membranes and methods for making the same
Patent Number: 9,308,294

Inventors: Cai; Dongwei (Edison, NJ), Fleitz; Fred (Franklin Park, NJ), Ge; Min (Edison, NJ), Hoerrner; Scott (Westfield, NJ), Javadi; Gary (Princeton, NJ), Jensen; Mark (Holmdel, NJ), Larsen; Robert (Newbury Park, CA), Li; Wenjie (Edison, NJ), Nelson; Dorian (St Paul, MN), Szumigala; Elizabeth (Somerville, NJ), Yang; Lihu (Edison, NJ), Zhou; Changyou (Plainsboro, NJ)
Title: Process for the preparation of CCR-2 antagonists
Patent Number: 7,361,765

Inventors: Cai; Lin (Shanghai, CN), Cao; Bin (Rochester, MN), Carey; James E. (Rochester, MN), Manning; Bradley L. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Verification of configuration using an encoded visual representation
Patent Number: 9,313,194

Inventors: Caillat; Patrice (Grenoble, FR), Martin; Franck (Montpellier, FR), Cosnier; Marie-Line (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Device for contact molecular sampling
Patent Number: 8,152,736

Inventors: Caine; Joseph Zacary (Kent, GB), Simmonds; Kevin John (Somerset, GB), French; Timothy Alexander (Wiltshire, GB)
Title: Drying apparatus
Patent Number: 8,155,508

Inventors: Camnisch; Jan Leonhard (Rueschlikon, CH), Lysyanskaya; Anna (Somerville, MA)
Title: Non-transferable anonymous credential system with optional anonymity revocation
Patent Number: 7,360,080

Inventors: Campbell; Colin L. (Seattle, WA), Nachmanson; Lev Borisovich (Redmond, WA), Veanes; Margus (Bellevue, WA), Grieskamp; Wolfgang (Redmond, WA), Schulte; Wolfram (Bellevue, WA), Tillmann; Nikolai (Redmond, WA)
Title: State exploration using multiple state groupings
Patent Number: 7,363,202

Inventors: Campbell; Levi A. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Chu; Richard C. (Hopewell Junction, NY), David; Milnes P. (Fishkill, NY), Demetriou; Dustin W. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Ellsworth, Jr.; Michael J. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Iyengar; Madhusudan K. (Foster City, CA), Schmidt; Roger R. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Simons; Robert E. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Direct coolant contact vapor condensing
Patent Number: 9,313,920

Inventors: Canella; Robert L. (Nampa, ID), Ibarra; Tony T. (Nampa, ID)
Title: Laser marking system for dice carried in trays and method of operation
Patent Number: 7,361,862

Inventors: Cannon; Lee E. (Bozeman, MT), O'Donovan; John P. (Bozeman, MT)
Title: Gaming system and method for offering simultaneous play of multiple games
Patent Number: 9,311,780

Inventors: Cannon; Lee E. (Bozeman, MT), O'Donovan; John P. (Bozeman, MT)
Title: Gaming system and method for offering simultaneous play of multiple games
Patent Number: 9,311,782

Inventors: Cannon; Lee E. (Bozeman, MT), O'Donovan; John P. (Bozeman, MT)
Title: Gaming system and method for offering simultaneous play of multiple games
Patent Number: 9,311,783

Inventors: Cantin; Jason F. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Early generation of individuals to accelerate genetic algorithms
Patent Number: 9,311,597

Inventors: Cao; Bin (Rochester, MN), Hiebert; Daniel L. (Pine Island, MN), Muras; Brian R. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Monitoring and dynamically reconfiguring virtual machine patterns
Patent Number: 9,311,131

Inventors: Cao; Fengming (Bristol, GB), Dziyauddin; Rudzi (Bristol, GB), Aoki; Tsuguhide (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Inter-cell interference mitigation
Patent Number: 9,313,794

Inventors: Cao; Lipeng (Austin, TX)
Title: Power consumption estimation
Patent Number: 7,363,208

Inventors: Capps; Steve (San Carlos, CA), Noonan; Timothy D (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Universal media player
Patent Number: 7,360,152

Inventors: Capretta; Pietro (Bruxelles, BE), Terryn; Steven (Lauwe, BE), Schmit; Jean-Jacques (Limelette-Ottignies, BE)
Title: Receiver with frequency offset compensation for M-state phase modulation
Patent Number: 8,155,250

Inventors: Carlson; Russell W. (Athens, GA), Boons; Geert-Jan (Athens, GA), Buskas; Therese (Athens, GA), Kannenberg; Elmar (Athens, GA), Mehta; Alok (East Greenbush, NY), Saile; Elke (Decatur, GA), Quinn; Conrad (Lilburn, GA), Wilkins; Patricia (Duluth, GA), Vasan; Mahalakshmi (Athens, GA), Wolfert; Margreet A. (Athens, GA)
Title: Anthrax carbohydrates, synthesis and uses thereof
Patent Number: 9,310,366

Inventors: Carlson; William B. (Seattle, WA), Phelan; Gregory D. (Cortland, NY), Sullivan; Philip A. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Supercritical noble gases and coloring methods
Patent Number: 8,152,862

Inventors: Carpenter; Melissa K. (San Diego, CA), Thies; R. Scott (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Use of TGF beta superfamily antagonists and neurotrophins to make neurons from embryonic stem cells
Patent Number: 8,153,428

Inventors: Carr; Dustin Wade (Albuquerque, NM), Bogart; Gregory Robert (Corrales, NM)
Title: Optical interferometric sensor
Patent Number: 8,154,734

Inventors: Carranza; Marcos A. (Cordoba, AR), Hirsch; Dan F. (Cordoba, AR), Oviedo; Marcos J. (Cordoba, AR)
Title: System and method for determination of proximity between wireless devices
Patent Number: 9,313,722

Inventors: Carroll; Michael E. (Memphis, TN)
Title: Metallic bearings for joint replacement
Patent Number: 7,361,194

Inventors: Carter; William S. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Adaptive pause detection in speech recognition
Patent Number: 9,311,932

Inventors: Cassayre; Jerome Yves (Stein, CH), Renold; Peter (Stein, CH), Pitterna; Thomas (Stein, CH), El Qacemi; Myriem (Stein, CH)
Title: Isoxazoline derivatives as insecticidal compounds
Patent Number: 9,307,766

Inventors: Cau Dit Coumes; Celine (Tavel, FR), Maurel; Didier (Saint Gervais, FR), Codina; Maud (Versailles, FR)
Title: Cement-based composition for the embedding of a boron-containing aqueous solution, embedding process and cement grout composition
Patent Number: 8,153,552

Inventors: Cave; Christopher R. (Montreal, CA)
Title: Signaling connection admission control in a wireless network
Patent Number: 9,313,780

Inventors: Cawson; Michael G. (Cambs, GB)
Title: Testing computerized analysis of communication data
Patent Number: 9,313,340

Inventors: Chabanne; Christophe (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method for improving spatial perception in virtual surround
Patent Number: 8,155,323

Inventors: Chabrecek; Peter (Freidorf, CH), Sonderegger; Uriel (Winkeln, CH)
Title: Electrode substrate and planar optoelectronic device
Patent Number: 9,313,884

Inventors: Chakraborty; Rajat Subhra (Chandannagore, IN), Diddi; Bhanu Kishore (Guntur, IN)
Title: Multi-level inline data deduplication
Patent Number: 9,311,323

Inventors: Chakravarty; Bodhisatwa (San Jose, CA)
Title: Software-implemented graduated neutral density filter for balancing exposure of a photograph
Patent Number: 9,313,375

Inventors: Chan; Gregory Waimong (Mountain View, CA), Gonzalez; Fernando (Campbell, CA), Phan; Thuhuong Thi (Milpitas, CA), Ambat; Dwight A. (Fremont, CA), Lumauig; Manolo (San Jose, CA), Chow; Mina W. (Campbell, CA)
Title: Needle catheter
Patent Number: 8,152,758

Inventors: Chan; Vinson (Fremont, CA), Lee; Chong (San Ramon, CA), Patel; Rakesh (Cupertino, CA), Venkata; Ramanand (San Jose, CA)
Title: Dynamic special character selection for use in byte alignment circuitry
Patent Number: 7,362,833

Inventors: Chandar; Prem (Trumbull, CT), Dhanuka; Vinodkumar Ramniranjan (Mumbai, IN), Sanzgiri; Vibhav Ramrao (Mumbai, IN), Shah; Shivani Kiran (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Cosmetic composition
Patent Number: 7,361,364

Inventors: Chang; Hsin-Pei (New Taipei, TW), Chen; Wen-Rong (New Taipei, TW), Chiang; Huann-Wu (New Taipei, TW), Chen; Cheng-Shi (New Taipei, TW), Hu; Wen-Feng (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Composite articles made by joining brass part and silicon carbide ceramic part
Patent Number: 8,153,272

Inventors: Chang; Hsueh Tien (Miao-Li, TW), Hsieh; Ching-Tung (Miao-Li, TW)
Title: Backlight module with means for fixing circuit board to light guide plate
Patent Number: 7,360,940

Inventors: Chang; Li-Fu (Sunnyvale, CA), Wang; Yao-Ting (Sunnyvale, CA), Chang; Fang-Cheng (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Delta information design closure integrated circuit fabrication
Patent Number: 7,360,191

Inventors: Chapman; Jeffrey H. (Fairfax, VT), Pelletier; Michael R. (Hinesburg, VT), Rieder; Gregory L. (Jericho, VT), Tukey; Daniel J. (Burlington, VT)
Title: Analytics for optimizing usage of cooling subsystems
Patent Number: 9,310,092

Inventors: Charron; Richard C. (West Palm Beach, FL), Little; David A. (Chuluota, FL), Snyder; Gary D. (Jupiter, FL)
Title: Assembly for directing combustion gas
Patent Number: 9,309,774

Inventors: Chatterjee; Bhaskar P. (Waterloo, CA), Hsu; Steven K. (Lake Oswego, OR), Krishnamurthy; Ram (Portland, OR)
Title: Register file with a selectable keeper circuit
Patent Number: 7,362,621

Inventors: Chatterjee; Monique (Seattle, WA), Wahl; Eric (Kirkland, WA), Weiguo; Ge (Chengdu, CN), Wylde; William R. (Shenzhen, CN), Zhao; KeLong (GuangDong, CN)
Title: Mouse dongle storage
Patent Number: 8,154,515

Inventors: Chaudhari; Upendra V. (Briarcliff Manor, NY), Ramaswamy; Ganesh N. (Mohegan Lake, NY)
Title: Policy analysis framework for conversational biometrics
Patent Number: 7,363,223

Inventors: Chaudhuri; Surajit (Redmond, WA), Narasayya; Vivek R. (Redmond, CA), Motwani; Rajeev (Palo Alto, CA), Datar; Mayur D. (Stanford, CA)
Title: Database aggregation query result estimator
Patent Number: 7,363,301

Inventors: Chawda; Bhupesh S. (New Delhi, IN), Gupta; Himanshu (New Delhi, IN), Faruquie; Tanveer A (White Plains, NY), Subramaniam; L. Venkata (New Delhi, IN)
Title: Processing spatial joins using a mapreduce framework
Patent Number: 9,311,380

Inventors: Chean; Khoon H. (Bayan Lepas, MY)
Title: Disk handling apparatus and method for supporting a disk during material deposition at a deposition station
Patent Number: 9,312,107

Inventors: Chen; Boaz (Redmond, WA), Asnash; Liviu (Bellevue, WA), Prish; Shahar (Redmond, WA), Susskind; Silvio (Redmond, WA)
Title: Determining when to evict unused items from storage
Patent Number: 7,360,042

Inventors: Chen; Cheng-Chuan (Tainan Hsien, TW)
Title: White-light emitting device and the use thereof
Patent Number: 7,361,937

Inventors: Chen; Chi-Lin (Hsinchu, TW), Huang; Shun-Fa (Chang Hua, TW), Wang; Liang-Tang (Tainan, TW)
Title: Method of forming poly-silicon thin film transistors
Patent Number: 7,361,566

Inventors: Chen; Cole H. (Stevenson Ranch, CA), Doan; Phong D. (Stevenson Ranch, CA), Chitre; Yougandh (Valencia, CA), Helland; John R. (Saugus, CA)
Title: Method of molding silicone elastomer drug carrier in an endocardial lead
Patent Number: 7,363,091

Inventors: Chen; Hai-Wen (Orlando, FL)
Title: Unresolved target detection improvement by use of multiple matched filters approach at different spatial phases
Patent Number: 7,362,880

Inventors: Chen; Keming (Torrance, CA)
Title: Pre-charge method for isolated boost converter
Patent Number: 7,362,077

Inventors: Chen; Ku-Feng (Taipei, TW), Liao; Hung-Ta (Taipei, TW)
Title: Adjustable supporting mechanism
Patent Number: 8,152,113

Inventors: Chen; Kuei-Hua (Taipei, TW)
Title: Fan bearer
Patent Number: 7,362,569

Inventors: Chen; Lin (Taichung, TW)
Title: Transmission mechanism of window covering
Patent Number: 9,309,716

Inventors: Chen; Ryan Chia-Jen (Chiayi, TW), Chen; Yi-Hsing (Changhua, TW), Chang; Ching-Yu (Yuansun Village, TW)
Title: Method of etching a layer of a semiconductor device using an etchant layer
Patent Number: 8,153,523

Inventors: Chen; Tsung-Chun (Hsin-Tien, TW), Lee; Tsung-Te (Hsin-Tien, TW)
Title: Chain reaction control circuit for parallel power supply
Patent Number: 7,362,009

Inventors: Chen; Win-Haw (Taipei, CN)
Title: Heat sink fixing device
Patent Number: 7,362,581

Inventors: Chen; Xixian (Nepean, CA), Thong; Woon (Nepean, CA), Sundararajan; Ganesh (Nepean, CA), Mah; Edward Ken Kiu (Nepean, CA), Mann; Karl (Nepean, CA)
Title: System and method of processing CDMA signals
Patent Number: 8,155,089

Inventors: Chen; Yu-Yang (Taichung County, TW)
Title: Clock generator circuit and related method for generating output clock signal
Patent Number: 7,362,835

Inventors: Cheng; Chun-Fai (Newmarket, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for gray-scale gamma correction for electroluminescent displays
Patent Number: 9,311,845

Inventors: Cheng; David C. H. (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Embedded chip package process
Patent Number: 8,153,472

Inventors: Cheng; Jing Ru (Taipei, TW)
Title: Systems and methods for remotely controlling mobile stations
Patent Number: 8,155,636

Inventors: Cheng; Kangguo (Schenectady, NY), Haensch; Wilfried Ernst-August (Somers, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Los Altos, CA), Shahrjerdi; Davood (White Plains, NY)
Title: Self-aligned contacts for vertical field effect transistors
Patent Number: 9,312,383

Inventors: Cheng; Yi-Ting (Taipei, TW), Ho; Pei-Shiuan (Taichung, TW), Chen; Yu-Ting (Chiayi County, TW), Huang; Keng-Ming (Taipei, TW)
Title: Methods for call management with multiple subscriber identity cards and apparatuses using the same
Patent Number: 9,313,709

Inventors: Cheon; Jaeseung (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Single motor electronic wedge brake system locking parking force
Patent Number: 8,151,948

Inventors: Cherukuri; Naveen (San Jose, CA), Frodsham; Tim (Portland, OR), Roytman; Eduard (Brookline, MA), Dabral; Sanjay (Palo Alto, CA), Shah; Rahul (Marlborough, MA), Schoenborn; Theodore Z. (Portland, OR), Steinman; Maurice B. (Marlborough, MA), Dunning; David S. (Portland, OR)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for detecting clock failure and establishing an alternate clock lane
Patent Number: 7,362,739

Inventors: Chhaochharia; Nikhil (Bangalore, IN), Ramasangu; Hariharan (Bangalore, IN), Koomullil; George Paulose (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Predictive caching of game content data
Patent Number: 9,313,083

Inventors: Chiao; Jim (Saratoga, CA), Hadiono; Teddy (Longmont, CO), Hu; Allen Cheng-wu (Fremont, CA), Le; Annie Mylang (San Jose, CA), Neos; Perry (Milpitas, CA), Schroter; Chad (Los Gatos, CA), Wong; Eric (Fremont, CA), Zang; Yan (San Jose, CA), Miller; Charles W. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Disk drive with variable density data tracks
Patent Number: 7,362,529

Inventors: Chibane; Alexandre (Grenoble, FR), Grangeat; Pierre (Saint Ismier, FR)
Title: Method for detecting defective electrodes in a micro-electrode matrix
Patent Number: 9,310,419

Inventors: Chickering; David Max (Redmond, WA), Sanghi; Manan (Bellevue, WA), Roy; Ashis (Redmond, WA), Gorman; Robert Paul (Woodinville, WA), Envarli; Izzet Can (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Linear-program formulation for optimizing inventory allocation
Patent Number: 8,155,990

Inventors: Chigusa; Yoshinari (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Output system for secure image processing, image processing apparatus, and output method thereof
Patent Number: 9,313,354

Inventors: Chin; Hon Wah (Palo Alto, CA), Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Kare; Jordin T. (Seattle, WA), Sweeney; Elizabeth A. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for avoiding collisions with mobile hazards
Patent Number: 9,311,802

Inventors: Chin; Hong-Kee (Suwon-si, KR), Yeo; Yunjong (Seoul, KR), Kim; Sanggab (Seoul, KR), Song; Junho (Seongnam-si, KR), Lee; Kyehun (Asan-si, KR), Lee; Ho-Jun (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method of manufacturing thin film transistor substrate
Patent Number: 8,153,463

Inventors: Chintalapudi; Krishna (Bangalore, IN), Padmanabhan; Venkata N. (Bangalore, IN), Rai; Anshul (Bangalore, IN), Sen; Rijurekha (Mumbai, IN), Sidhu; Gursharan Singh (Seattle, WA)
Title: Locating a mobile computing device in an indoor environment
Patent Number: 9,310,462

Inventors: Chinthakindi; Anil Kumar (Wappingers Falls, NY), Coolbaugh; Douglas Duane (Highland, NY), Downes; Keith Edward (Stowe, VT), Eshun; Ebenezer E. (Wappingers Falls, NY), He; Zhong-Xiang (Essex Junction, VT), Rassel; Robert Mark (Colchester, VT), Stamper; Anthony Kendall (Williston, VT), Vaed; Kunal (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Integration of a MIM capacitor with a plate formed in a well region and with a high-k dielectric
Patent Number: 7,361,950

Inventors: Chiu; Yi-Jen (San Jose, CA), Yeh; Mei-Chen (Goleta, CA), Biswas; Prasenjit (Saratoga, CA), Lippincott; Louis (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Chroma motion vector processing apparatus, system, and method
Patent Number: 9,313,491

Inventors: Chmiel; Matthew S. (Ottawa, CA), Hiltz-Laforge; Jason (Ottawa, CA), Pourshahid; Alireza (Ottawa, CA), Watts; Graham A. (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Control elements of graphical user interfaces
Patent Number: 9,311,353

Inventors: Cho; Beom Joon (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Ceramic sheet product and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,153,259

Inventors: Cho; Bong-hwan (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Display apparatus and light control method of the same
Patent Number: 8,152,311

Inventors: Cho; Jeong Mi (Suwon-si, KR), Kwak; Byung-Kwan (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Nam Hoon (Yongin-si, KR), Han; Ick Sang (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Voice query extension method and system
Patent Number: 8,155,956

Inventors: Cho; Jin (Tochigi, JP), Tanikawa; Kenji (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Catalyst for treating exhaust gas and device for treating exhaust gas using the same
Patent Number: 8,153,549

Inventors: Cho; Wan Je (Masan-si, KR), Kim; Dae Sik (Changwon-si, KR), Park; Man Su (Changwon-si, KR), Kwon; Jung Ju (Changwon-si, KR), Lee; Wang Lim (Busan-si, KR)
Title: Coffee maker and microwave oven and method for controlling the same
Patent Number: 7,361,871

Inventors: Cho; Wonmin (Hwaseong-Si, KR), Seo; Kangsoo (Yongin-Si, KR), Hwang; Seongwook (Gunpo-Si, KR), Kook; Jaechang (Hwaseong-Si, KR), Ji; Seongwook (Ansan-Si, KR), Noh; Myeonghoon (Seongnam-Si, KR)
Title: Planetary gear train of automatic transmission for vehicles
Patent Number: 9,309,951

Inventors: Cho; Young Jin (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Power supply device
Patent Number: 9,312,778

Inventors: Choi; Eunkyung (Seoul, KR), Kim; Nayeoung (Seoul, KR), Lee; Jungmin (Seoul, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal and method of controlling the same for tagging different NFC tags
Patent Number: 9,313,315

Inventors: Choi; Hyeong Ho (Gwangmyeong-si, KR), Kim; Yong Sun (Namyangju-si, KR)
Title: Airbag apparatus with multi-ply airbag cushion
Patent Number: 8,152,196

Inventors: Choi; Hyeong Seok (Seoul, KR)
Title: Conductive bump, semiconductor chip and stacked semiconductor package using the same
Patent Number: 9,312,232

Inventors: Choi; Il-Man (Buk-gu Daegu, KR), Kim; Tae-Hyeung (Seoul, KR), Lee; Min-Jic (Dong-gu Daegu, KR)
Title: Array substrate for liquid crystal display device and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 8,154,021

Inventors: Choi; Jung Woo (Hwaseong-si, KR), Kim; Young Tae (Seongnam-si, KR), Ko; Sang Chul (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus of adjusting distribution of spatial sound energy
Patent Number: 9,313,600

Inventors: Choi; Kum Lim (Seoul, KR)
Title: Hybrid powertrain
Patent Number: 9,308,809

Inventors: Choi; Kyungdong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal and method for controlling the same
Patent Number: 9,310,966

Inventors: Choi; Moon Shik (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Vehicle control device and method
Patent Number: 9,311,758

Inventors: Choi; Young-Bae (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Moon-Sook (Seoul, KR), Bae; Byoung-Jae (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Showerheads for providing a gas to a substrate and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,361,228

Inventors: Choi; Youngkeun (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method for compressing image data collected by camera and electronic device for supporting the method
Patent Number: 9,313,368

Inventors: Chou; Meng-Chieh (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Color filter
Patent Number: 8,154,568

Inventors: Chou; Tse-an (Taichung, TW)
Title: Method and system for immediately determining incorrect pixel values of a captured image
Patent Number: 7,362,912

Inventors: Chris; Dutton (Chattanooga, TN), Sandulescu; Corina (Chattanooga, TN), Webber; Ronald (Chattanooga, TN), Lashley; David G (Cartersville, GA)
Title: Wireless listening system
Patent Number: 8,155,362

Inventors: Christensen; Carl (South Jordan, UT)
Title: Broadcast router with multiple expansion capabilities
Patent Number: 8,155,091

Inventors: Christiansen; Jens F. (Whitmore Lake, MI), Kipley; Michael J. (Saline, MI), Hochrein; Brad G. (Dexter, MI)
Title: System and method for electronically power assisted steering
Patent Number: 8,155,836

Inventors: Chu; Jack O. (Manhasset Hills, NY), Cohen; Guy M. (Mohegan Lake, NY), Ott; John A. (Greenwood Lake, NY), Rooks; Michael J. (Briarcliff Manor, NY), Solomon; Paul M. (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Nanowire MOSFET with doped epitaxial contacts for source and drain
Patent Number: 8,153,494

Inventors: Chui; Siew Yong (Singapore, SG), Leong; Foo Leng (Singapore, SG)
Title: Motor spindle control system and method
Patent Number: 7,362,063

Inventors: Chung; Jerry Yee-Ming (Los Altos, CA), Gupta; Siddharth (San Bruno, CA)
Title: Display with active matrix lightguide
Patent Number: 9,311,865

Inventors: Chung; Jerry Yee-Ming (Los Altos, CA), Gupta; Siddharth (San Bruno, CA), Feenstra; Bokke Johannes (Nuenen, NL)
Title: Color electrowetting display having high resolution monochrome mode
Patent Number: 9,310,602

Inventors: Church; Kenneth (Seattle, WA), Thiesson; Bo (Woodinville, WA), Hart, Jr.; Edward (Redmond, WA)
Title: Compressing language models with Golomb coding
Patent Number: 7,363,225

Inventors: Clark; Adam T. (Mantorville, MN), Kalmbach; Michael T. (Elgin, MN), Petri; John E. (St. Charles, MN), Wendzel; Kevin (Rochester, MN)
Title: Detecting deployment conflicts in heterogenous environments
Patent Number: 9,311,154

Inventors: Clark; James McDonald (Salisbury, GB), Foat; Timothy Graham (Salisbury, GB), Walker; Maurice Daverell (Salisbury, GB), Preston; Stephen Ray (Salisbury, GB)
Title: Electrostatic precipitator
Patent Number: 7,361,212

Inventors: Clark; Shan C. (Forest Grove, OR), Putna; Ernisse S. (Beaverton, OR), Meagley; Robert P. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Anti-reflective coatings
Patent Number: 7,361,455

Inventors: Clarke; Andrew (Hardwick, GB), Welfare; Eloise H. (St Albans, GB)
Title: Display element
Patent Number: 8,154,485

Inventors: Clarke; James S. (Portland, OR), Schmitz; Anthony C. (Hillsboro, OR), Schenker; Richard E. (Portland, OR)
Title: Methods of forming parallel wires of different metal materials through double patterning and fill techniques
Patent Number: 9,312,204

Inventors: Clemm; Geoffrey M. (Concord, MA), Komar; Paul (Lexington, MA), Mehra; Maneesh (Westford, MA)
Title: Parallel development of a software system
Patent Number: 9,311,078

Inventors: Clemm; Geoffrey M. (Concord, MA), Komar; Paul (Lexington, MA), Mehra; Maneesh (Westford, MA)
Title: Parallel development of a software system
Patent Number: 9,311,079

Inventors: Cline; Richard L. (Missouri City, TX), Liu; Xiang (Phoenix, AZ), Sanger; Gregory M. (Chico, CA), Smith; Charles E. (Liguna Niguel, CA), Zhou; Xin (Rancho Cucamonga, CA)
Title: Energy flow measurement in gas pipelines
Patent Number: 8,155,893

Inventors: Cloutier; Paul A. (Nassau Bay, TX), Oehme; Delbert R. (Bryan, TX)
Title: Method of using continuous-wave radiation for detecting and locating targets hidden behind a surface
Patent Number: 7,362,260

Inventors: Cobham; Peter Raynor Soundy (Sunbury, AU)
Title: Material and method for treatment of timber
Patent Number: 7,361,215

Inventors: Coden; Anni R. (Bronx, NY), Houck; Keith C. (Rye, NY), Lin; Ching-Yung (Forest Hills, NY), Lin; Wanyi (Yorktown Heights, NY), Malkin; Peter K. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Pan; Shimei (Armonk, NY), Park; Youngja (Princeton, NJ), Weisz; Justin D. (Stamford, CT)
Title: Composite propensity profile detector
Patent Number: 9,311,467

Inventors: Coffey; Joseph C. (Burnsville, MN), Pepe; Paul John (Clemmons, NC)
Title: Telecommunications cabinet modularization
Patent Number: 9,310,577

Inventors: Coffey; Joseph C. (Burnsville, MN), Schmidt; John D. (Shakopee, MN)
Title: Patch panel with modules
Patent Number: 7,362,590

Inventors: Cole; Lorin R. (Larsen, WI)
Title: Variable serving size insulated packaging
Patent Number: 7,361,872

Inventors: Coletrane; Candice L. (Durham, NC), Pagan; William G. (Durham, NC), Parker; Adam J. (Cary, NC)
Title: Automated privacy level suggestions for social networking
Patent Number: 9,313,210

Inventors: Colombo; Armando Walter (Karlstein, DE)
Title: Process for developing an agent-based control system for an industrial flexible production system
Patent Number: 7,363,204

Inventors: Comoglio; Paolo Maria (Turin, IT), Carminati; Paolo (Milan, IT), Michieli; Paolo (Rivalta di Torino, IT), Basilico; Cristina (Pavarolo, IT)
Title: High affinity binding site of HGFR and methods for identification of antagonists thereof
Patent Number: 9,310,377

Inventors: Cooper; John F. (Oakland, CA)
Title: Carbon fuel cells with carbon corrosion suppression
Patent Number: 8,153,328

Inventors: Copa; Vincent G. (Minnetonka, MN), Hamel; Kory P. (Bloomington, MN)
Title: Anastomosis device and related methods
Patent Number: 9,307,991

Inventors: Cordeiro; Carlos M. (Ossining, NY), Challapali; Kiran S. (New City, NY), Birru; Dagnachew (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: System, apparatus, and method for a two-stage mechanism for quiet period management in spectrum agile radio networks
Patent Number: 8,155,141

Inventors: Cornec; Rene (Challan, FR), Gouardo; Didier (Saran, FR), Goumy; Cedric (St Jean de la Ruelle, FR)
Title: Supply generator for an oscillating circuit, particularly for an induction cooking hob
Patent Number: 7,361,870

Inventors: Cornmell; Robert J. (Merseyside, GB), Diehl; Megan A. (Line Lexington, PA), Golding; Stephen (Merseyside, GB), Harp; John R. (Knoxville, TN), Stott; Ian P. (Merseyside, GB), Thompson; Katherine M. (Merseyside, GB), Truslow; Carol L. (Easton, PA)
Title: Microbial composition
Patent Number: 9,307,761

Inventors: Cortright; David (Los Altos, CA), Crevier; Daniel (Bellevue, WA), O'Connor; James (Santa Cruz, CA), Fullerton; Michael (San Jose, CA)
Title: Addresses as objects for email messages
Patent Number: 7,360,165

Inventors: Craft, Jr.; Thomas F. (Murphy, TX), Campbell; Bob (Irving, TX), Trehan; Anil K. (Plano, TX), Reichert; David (Toronto, CA)
Title: Electronics cabinet with air feed and exhaust system for backup power fuel cell
Patent Number: 8,153,326

Inventors: Craig; Matthew R. (Sahuarita, AZ), Hardy; Clint A. (Tucson, AZ), Holley; Bret W. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Method to prevent I/O starvation of slower hosts in a multi-host environment
Patent Number: 9,311,005

Inventors: Criel; Bjorn (Sint-Martens-Lennik, BE), Berard; Jean-Francois (Boulogne Billancourt, FR)
Title: Method of controlling the pressure of a fuel system of a hybrid vehicle
Patent Number: 9,308,814

Inventors: Cristallo; Geoffrey (Sint-Pieters Woluwe, BE)
Title: Method and device for OMP load distribution
Patent Number: 7,362,708

Inventors: Crowder, Jr.; Robert W. (Las Vegas, NV), Pravinkumar; Patel (Las Vegas, NV), Larsen; Joshua D. (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Local game-area network system
Patent Number: 9,311,776

Inventors: Crowder; Mark Albert (Portland, OR)
Title: Well-structure anti-punch-through microwire device
Patent Number: 8,153,482

Inventors: Crucs; Kevin M. (Copley, OH)
Title: Systems, methods, and kits for automatically activating a garage door opener
Patent Number: 8,154,382

Inventors: Cudak; Gary D. (Creedmoor, NC), Hardee; Christopher J. (Raleigh, NC), Rakshit; Sarbajit K. (Kolkata, IN)
Title: Collaborative capture of photographic images
Patent Number: 9,311,341

Inventors: Cui; Shimin (Toronto, CA), Zhang; Yan (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Data splitting for multi-instantiated objects
Patent Number: 9,311,065

Inventors: Curello; Giuseppe (Portland, OR), Post; Ian R. (Portland, OR), Jan; Chia-Hong (Portland, OR), Bohr; Mark (Aloha, OR)
Title: Selective spacer formation on transistors of different classes on the same device
Patent Number: 8,154,067

Inventors: Curtis; Scott (Durham, NC)
Title: System and method for generating dynamically filtered content results, including for audio and/or video channels
Patent Number: 9,311,364

Inventors: Cutler; Ross (Duvall, WA)
Title: System and process for adding high frame-rate current speaker data to a low frame-rate video
Patent Number: 7,362,350

Inventors: D'Agostino; Daniel M. (Watertown, MA)
Title: Lancet device
Patent Number: 8,152,826

Inventors: Da Palma; William V. (Coconut Creek, FL), Moore; Victor S. (Lake City, FL), Nusbickel; Wendi L. (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Customizing web 2.0 application behavior based on relationships between a content creator and a content requester
Patent Number: 9,311,420

Inventors: Dahlstrom; Mattias E. (Los Alto, CA)
Title: Phase changing on-chip thermal heat sink
Patent Number: 9,312,147

Inventors: Dai; Bing (Madison, WI), Lam; Chung H. (Peekskill, NY), Li; Jing (Madison, WI)
Title: Memory with mixed cell array and system including the memory
Patent Number: 9,311,009

Inventors: Dai; Feng-Yuen (New Taipei, TW), Hu; Chau-Jin (New Taipei, TW), Wang He; Li-Ying (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical lens and light source module having the same
Patent Number: 9,310,594

Inventors: Dai; Steve X. (Gilbert, AZ), Samms; Stephen R. (Mesa, AZ)
Title: Ceramic oscillation flow meter having cofired piezoresistive sensors
Patent Number: 7,360,446

Inventors: Daignault, Jr.; Richard J. (Frisco, TX)
Title: System for regional data association and presentation and method for the same
Patent Number: 7,362,334

Inventors: Dalton; David R. (Turramurra, AU), Brown; John R. (Mosman, AU), Kotsis; Angelo (Marrickville, AU)
Title: Convertible flashlight and area light with an aperture shutter
Patent Number: 7,360,920

Inventors: Daly; David M. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Karkhanis; Tejas (White Plains, NY), Salapura; Valentina (Chappaqua, NY)
Title: Power reduction in server memory system
Patent Number: 9,311,228

Inventors: Damgaard; Ivan Bjerre (Aabyhoej, DK), Pedersen; Torben Pryds (Aabyhoej, DK), Rijmen; Vincent (Graz, AT)
Title: Key derivation functions to enhance security
Patent Number: 8,155,310

Inventors: Das; Kaushik (Bangalore, IN), Hazra; Jagabondhu (Bangalore, IN), Jespersen; Nis (Copenhagen, DK), Narayanaswamy; Balakrishnan (Bangalore, IN), Seetharamakrishnan; Devasenapathi Periagraharam (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Condition-based management of power transformers
Patent Number: 9,312,695

Inventors: Das; Madirakshi (Rochester, NY), Loui; Alexander C. (Penfield, NY)
Title: Method for generating customized photo album pages and prints based on people and gender profiles
Patent Number: 7,362,919

Inventors: Dauner; Martin (Esslingen, DE), Muller; Erhard (Stuttgart, DE), Planck; Heinrich (Nuertingen, DE), Schmees; Hans-Gerd (Wannweil, DE), Wallwiener; Diethelm (Tuebingen, DE)
Title: Tension-free elastic tape
Patent Number: 8,152,857

Inventors: Dauphinee; Leonard (Irvine, CA), Burns; Lawrence M. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for feed-forward image rejection in a dual conversion receiver
Patent Number: 7,362,384

Inventors: Daussin; Rory (Spring, TX), Adams; Mark (Duncan, OK), Knight; Andy (Magnolia, TX), Do; Tuan (Missouri City, TX), Bibby; Brett (Houston, TX), Oehler; Matthew (Katy, TX)
Title: Oilfield area network communication system and method
Patent Number: 8,154,419

Inventors: Davenport; Andrew J. (Brooklyn, NY), Dong; Wei Shan (Beijing, CN), Fenhagen, IV; Frank D. (Baltimore, MD), Hampapur; Arun (Norwalk, CT), Jiang; Zhong Bo (Beijing, CN), Kalagnanam; Jayant R. (Tarrytown, NY), Li; Hongfei (Yorktown Heights, NY), Mahatma; Shilpa N. (Mohegan Lake, NY), Sun; Wei (Beijing, CN), Xie; Lexing (White Plains, NY)
Title: Infrastructure asset management
Patent Number: 9,311,615

Inventors: Davies; David B. (Lawrenceville, GA), Russ; Samuel H. (Lawrenceville, GA), Krantzler; Irvan J. (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Systems and methods for operating a peripheral record/playback device in a networked multimedia system
Patent Number: 7,360,235

Inventors: Davis; Darren J. (Rowland Heights, CA), Derer; Matthew (Sierra Madre, CA), Garcia; Johann (Chino Hills, CA), Greco; Larry (Glendale, CA), Kurt; Tod E. (Pasadena, CA), Kwong; Thomas (Temple City, CA), Lee; Jonathan C. (Culver City, CA), Lee; Ka Luk (San Gabriel, CA), Pfarner; Preston (Pasadena, CA), Skovran; Steve (Pasadena, CA)
Title: System and method for influencing a position on a search result list generated by a computer network search engine
Patent Number: 7,363,300

Inventors: Dawson; Christopher J. (Arlington, VA), Di Luoffo; Vincenzo V. (Sandy Hook, CT), Hamilton, II; Rick A. (Charlottesville, VA), Seaman; James W. (Falls Church, VA)
Title: Virtual world teleportation
Patent Number: 9,310,961

Inventors: Dawson; Michael H. (Ottawa, CA), Hargrave; Bentley J. (Deland, FL), Watson; Thomas J. (Pflugerville, TX)
Title: Sharing of classes for modular programs in a multi-tenant environment
Patent Number: 9,311,118

Inventors: de Boer; Elts (Brighton, GB), Jackson; Glyn Philip (Brighton, GB), Ramsey; Samuel Martin (Seaford, GB), Voltmer; Theodore S. (Caldwell, NJ)
Title: System and method for a merchant loyalty system
Patent Number: 8,155,999

Inventors: de Jong; Michael (Colleyville, TX), Devereaux; Paul X. (Dallas, TX), Raker; Joshua D. (Lewisville, TX), Harvey; Gerry J. (Newton, NC)
Title: Fiber optic cable furcation assemblies and methods
Patent Number: 8,155,490

Inventors: de la Torre; Luis (Daganzo de Arriba, ES)
Title: Timing circuits with improved power supply jitter isolation technical background
Patent Number: 7,362,151

Inventors: De Pauw; Wim (Scarborough, NY), Williams; Clay E. (New York, NY)
Title: Methods for adaptive problem determination in distributed service-based applications
Patent Number: 7,360,120

Inventors: de Queiroz; Ricardo L. (Pittsford, NY)
Title: System and method for authentication of JPEG image data
Patent Number: 7,360,093

Inventors: De Smet; Marie-Anne (Monbrun, FR)
Title: Device for non-destructive testing of a structure by vibratory analysis
Patent Number: 8,151,643

Inventors: DeAngelo; Gary (Melbourne, FL)
Title: Sunblock composition with photostabilizer and method of preparation
Patent Number: 8,153,105

Inventors: Dechant; Daniel A. (Richmond, KY), Holt; Jason D. (St. Charles, IL), Schaser; Robert R. (Hampshire, IL), Heavens; Glenn (Cheshire, CT)
Title: Battery cell plate frame assembly and method
Patent Number: 9,312,562

Inventors: Dedrick; Rick (Hillsboro, OR), Shine; Laura (Hillsboro, OR), Koski; Jeanne M. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Electronic product packaging and distribution for e-Commerce
Patent Number: 7,363,245

Inventors: Deisher; Theresa A. (Seattle, WA), Conklin; Darrell C. (Seattle, WA)
Title: FGF homologs compositions and uses thereof
Patent Number: 8,153,586

Inventors: Delia; Wayne M. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Tener; Stuart B. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Designing task execution order based on location of the task icons within a graphical user interface
Patent Number: 9,311,061

Inventors: Della Corte; Gianluca (Rome, IT), Donatelli; Alessandro (Rome, IT), Proietti; Stefano (Rome, IT), Sgro; Antonio M. (Fiumicino, IT)
Title: IT system infrastructure prediction based on epidemiologic algorithm
Patent Number: 9,313,114

Inventors: Delnevo; Annalisa (Correggio, IT)
Title: Dialysis machine blood circulating circuit fitting
Patent Number: 7,361,267

Inventors: Delso; Gaspar (Puteaux, FR), Collet-Billon; Antoine (Paris, FR)
Title: Automatic generation of optimal views for computed tomography thoracic diagnosis
Patent Number: 8,155,418

Inventors: Deng; Donghua (Santa Clara, CA), Watsen; Kent A. (Leesburg, VA), Fehrle; James E. (Menlo Park, CA), Hu; Jianguo (Santa Clara, CA), Huang; Xingang (Campbell, CA)
Title: Merging network device configuration schemas
Patent Number: 8,156,213

Inventors: Deng; Duo (Canton, MI), Farkas; Kenneth J. (Brighton, MI), Tuladhar; Anil (Dearborn Heights, MI), Grand; Kerry E. (Chesterfield, MI)
Title: Method and apparatus for cycle error correction for a power converter device, such as an electronic power inverter
Patent Number: 7,362,600

Inventors: Deniau; Guy (Auffargis, FR), Palacin; Serge (Montigny le Bretonneux, FR)
Title: Process for forming organic films on electrically conductive or semi-conductive surfaces using aqueous solutions
Patent Number: 8,152,986

Inventors: Denis; Alexis (Paris, FR), Gerusz; Vincent (Paris, FR), Bonvin; Yannick (Paris, FR)
Title: Hydroxyphenyl derivatives and biological applications thereof
Patent Number: 9,309,179

Inventors: Denney; Lisa Voigt (Suwanee, GA), Fish; Roger W. (Superior, CO), Dolas; Margo (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Power outage operation of a cable modem
Patent Number: 8,156,372

Inventors: DePani; Sebastiano (Atlanta, GA), Roach, Jr.; Peter O. (Memphis, TN)
Title: Cellular docking station
Patent Number: 7,363,034

Inventors: Desai; Peter (Cartersville, GA), Chen; Hao A. (Chadds Ford, PA), Zerebecki; Nicholas (Mullica Hill, NJ)
Title: Surface coverings containing fused recycled material and processes of making the same
Patent Number: 7,361,401

Inventors: Dettloff; Marvin L. (Lake Jackson, TX), Null; Marty J. (Lake Jackson, TX)
Title: Process for preparing 1,3-dichloroacetone
Patent Number: 7,361,790

Inventors: Devara; Kavitha Vallari (La Jolla, CA), Liu; Bojin (Davis, CA), Vijayakumar; Rajiv Kumar (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Re-ordering of iFrame execution to reduce network activity window
Patent Number: 9,311,280

Inventors: Dewis; Mark L. (Matawan, NJ), Huber; Michelle E. (River Vale, NJ), Cossette; Michael V. (Plainsboro, NJ), Agyemang; David O. (Sayreville, NJ)
Title: Alkyldienamides exhibiting taste and sensory effect in flavor compositions
Patent Number: 7,361,376

Inventors: Dhoolia; Pankaj (Indirapuram, IN), Mani; Senthil Kumar Kumarasamy (Gurgaon, IN), Sinha; Saurabh (Bangalore, IN), Sinha; Vibha Singhal (New Delhi, IN)
Title: Generating and employing operational abstractions of transforms
Patent Number: 9,311,081

Inventors: Diament; Judah M. (Bergenfield, NJ), Martino; Jacquelyn A. (Cold Spring, NY), Thomas, Jr.; John C. (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: System to view and manipulate artifacts at a temporal reference point
Patent Number: 9,311,623

Inventors: Diament; Judah M. (Bergenfield, NJ), Martino; Jacquelyn A. (Cold Spring, NY), Thomas, Jr.; John C. (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: System to view and manipulate artifacts at a temporal reference point
Patent Number: 9,311,624

Inventors: Dick; Glen (Jasper, IN), Buechler; James (Jasper, IN), Holzmeyer; Michael (Bloomfield, IN)
Title: Link chute ejection adapter
Patent Number: 8,151,683

Inventors: Dicks; Kent (Scottsdale, AZ), Kent; Ralph (Scottsdale, AZ), Tripp; Robert (Fountain Hills, AZ), Bartlett; Terry (Cave Creek, AZ), Crosley; Thomas (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: Methods for sampling and relaying patient medical data
Patent Number: 8,155,982

Inventors: Diemer; Willi (Aalen, DE), Ellinger; Simon (Schechingen, DE)
Title: Machine tool having a tool checking device
Patent Number: 8,151,659

Inventors: Dieny; Bernard (Lans en Vercors, FR), Sabon; Philippe (Moirans, FR), Joisten; Helene (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Process for fabricating a magnetic tweezer
Patent Number: 9,308,641

Inventors: Dietrich; John (Etobicoke, CA), Ljunghall; Sverker (Uppsala, SE), Sjogren; Sven (Billdal, SE)
Title: Methods useful in the treatment of bone resorption diseases
Patent Number: 8,153,588

Inventors: Dillon; Craig (San Diego, CA), Howe; Richard (San Diego, CA), van Goor; Nicolaas A. (Shoreview, MN), Sarnobat; Sachin (San Diego, CA), Anderson; Russell W. (Oceanside, CA), Lenderman; Jason (Los Angeles, CA), Cameron; Gordon (Brookhaven, PA)
Title: System and method for obtaining keyword descriptions of records from a large database
Patent Number: 7,363,308

Inventors: Dimitrakopoulos; Christos D. (Baldwin Place, NY), Kim; Jeehwan (White Plains, NY), Park; Hongsik (Yorktown Heights, NY), Shin; Byungha (White Plains, NY)
Title: Method of forming high-density arrays of nanostructures
Patent Number: 9,312,132

Inventors: Dimitris; Efthimiadis (Athens, GR), Ioannis; Bozikis (Athens, GR)
Title: Razor handle and shaver including such a handle
Patent Number: 8,151,472

Inventors: Dingler; Thomas (Stuttgart, DE), Lauter; Stefan (Asperg, DE), Degel; Achim (Illingen, DE)
Title: Method for determining a fuel pressure related fault and operating an internal combustion engine based on the fault
Patent Number: 7,360,408

Inventors: Dinh; Cong Thanh (Collierville, TN)
Title: Pan type ceiling box
Patent Number: 7,361,833

Inventors: Dinh; Thuyen (San Diego, CA), Saboori; Mohammad (San Diego, CA), Greene; Mark (San Diego, CA), Abedmamoore; Hamlet (San Diego, CA)
Title: Integrated connector modules for extending transformer bandwidth with mixed-mode coupling using a substrate inductive device
Patent Number: 9,312,059

Inventors: Dively; Robert C. (Williamsburg, VA)
Title: Outdoor electrical enclosure and hinge-less door assembly therefor
Patent Number: 7,361,832

Inventors: Dlugos, Jr.; Daniel F. (Middletown, OH), Brockmeier; Peter (Cincinnati, OH), Berger; Matthew A (Cincinnati, OH), Byrum; Randal T. (South Lebanon, OH), Doll; Kevin R. (Mason, OH), Gayoso; Gaspar M. (Cincinnati, OH), Jensen; Dustin R. (Loveland, OH), Krumanaker; David T. (Cincinnati, OH), Marcotte; Amy L. (Mason, OH), Ortiz; Mark S. (Milford, OH), Plescia; David N. (Cincinnati, OH), Yates; David C. (West Chester, OH)
Title: Physiological parameter analysis for an implantable restriction device and a data logger
Patent Number: 8,152,710

Inventors: Dobson; Christopher (Cambridgeshire, GB), Chiti; Fabrizio (Scandicci, IT), Zurdo; Jesus (Cambridgeshire, GB), DuBay; Kateri Hayashi (Berkeley, CA), Vendruscolo; Michele (Cambridgeshire, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for assessing polypeptide aggregation
Patent Number: 8,155,888

Inventors: Dodman; Christopher Philip (Basel, CH), Fjeldskaar; Torgny (Basel, CH)
Title: Bicycle frame and drive link case therefore
Patent Number: 8,152,189

Inventors: Doh; Yong Il (Taegu-Kwangyokshi, KR)
Title: Method of etching a glass substrate
Patent Number: 7,361,610

Inventors: Dohler; Ingo (Joinville, BR)
Title: Fabric for embroidering with removable delimitation
Patent Number: 7,360,561

Inventors: Dolph; Blaine H. (Western Springs, IL), Jha; Miku K. (New York, NY), Patil; Sandeep R. (Vimannagar, IN), Sivakumar; Gandhi (Bentleigh, AU), Shiraguppi; Riyazahamad M. (Maharashtra, IN)
Title: Enhanced security and resource utilization in a multi-operating system environment
Patent Number: 9,311,484

Inventors: Dong; Huihang (Ridgefield, CT), Li; Wai-Kin (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Processing of integrated circuit for metal gate replacement
Patent Number: 9,312,366

Inventors: Doorn; Stephen K. (Los Alamos, NM), Niyogi; Sandip (Los Alamos, NM)
Title: Separation of carbon nanotubes into chirally enriched fractions
Patent Number: 8,153,014

Inventors: Doughty; Steven G. (Plano, TX), Bobbitt; Charles P. (Plano, TX)
Title: Processing business transactions using dynamic database packageset switching
Patent Number: 7,363,264

Inventors: Douzono; Kazuho (Higashihiroshima, JP), Teramoto; Takafumi (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Control method and system for dual-fuel engine
Patent Number: 8,151,780

Inventors: Dow; Christopher (Palo Alto, CA), Garcia; Bruce (San Jose, CA), Briggs; Adam (San Francisco, CA), Chen; Tai-Ming (Los Gatos, CA), Liu; Chuang-Chun (San Jose, CA)
Title: System and method for indexing commercials in a video presentation
Patent Number: 8,155,498

Inventors: Doyle; Matthew S. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for characteristics impedance discontinuity reduction in high-speed flexible circuit applications
Patent Number: 7,360,188

Inventors: Doyle; Michael D. (Wheaton, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for identifying features of multidimensional image data in hypermedia systems
Patent Number: 7,362,323

Inventors: Drane; Mark R. (Germantown, TN)
Title: Weatherproof while-in-use electrical box cover with insertable hinge pin
Patent Number: 8,153,895

Inventors: Drobnik; Christopher D. (Wauconda, IL), Drobnik; Michael W. (Downers Grove, IL)
Title: Brachytherapy system for dispensing medication
Patent Number: 7,361,135

Inventors: Droppo; James G. (Duvall, WA), Deng; Li (Sammamish, WA), Acero; Alejandro (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Method of noise reduction using instantaneous signal-to-noise ratio as the principal quantity for optimal estimation
Patent Number: 7,363,221

Inventors: Drozdek; Marius (Villette D'Anthon, FR)
Title: Assembly for a speed reducer of a rotary electric machine, and related heat-engine starter
Patent Number: 9,309,856

Inventors: Duale; Ali Y. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: System to improve numereical conversions and associated methods
Patent Number: 9,311,049

Inventors: Dubois; Frank (Brussels, BE), Yourassowsky; Catherine (Brussels, BE)
Title: Digital holographic microscope for 3D imaging and process using it
Patent Number: 7,362,449

Inventors: Dubois; Laurent (Paris, FR), Evanno; Yannick (Paris, FR), Malanda; Andre (Paris, FR)
Title: Tricyclic N-heteroaryl-carboxamide derivatives, preparation and therapeutic use thereof
Patent Number: 8,153,796

Inventors: Duckwall; William S. (Santa Cruz, CA), Teener; Michael D. (La Selva Beach, CA)
Title: Fly-by serial bus arbitration
Patent Number: 8,155,112

Inventors: Duddu; Raja (Hackettstown, NJ), Dave; Paritosh (Bridgewater, NJ), Damavarapu; Reddy (Hackettstown, NJ), Surapaneni; Rao (Long Valley, NJ)
Title: Synthesis of azido heterocycles
Patent Number: 8,153,786

Inventors: Duperrouzel; Brian Gerard (San Francisco, CA), Chassels, IV; Angus McNab (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Web page display system
Patent Number: 7,360,169

Inventors: Dupuis; Timothy J. (Austin, TX), Pavelka; John (Austin, TX)
Title: Integrated current sensor
Patent Number: 7,362,086

Inventors: Duquerroy; Patrick Marcel (Seligenstadt, DE), Kempter; Sebastien (Reverolle, CH), Rithener; Blaise (Vevey, CH)
Title: Microswitch connector
Patent Number: 7,361,038

Inventors: Dutta; Arijit (West Bengal, IN), Agrawal; Bhuwan K (Noida, IN), Dogra; Atul (New Delhi, IN)
Title: Method and system for reducing delay noise in an integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,360,182

Inventors: Dutton; Neale (Edinburgh, GB), Henderson; Robert Kerr (Edinburgh, GB)
Title: Pixel circuit with capacitor discharge indicative of number of events
Patent Number: 9,313,434

Inventors: Echizen; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Shimotsusa; Mineo (Machida, JP)
Title: Photoelectric conversion apparatus, manufacturing method thereof, and image pickup system
Patent Number: 9,312,289

Inventors: Eckert; Harald (Meckenbeuren, DE)
Title: Machine tool gear mechanism
Patent Number: 7,360,977

Inventors: Edirisooriya; Samantha J. (Tempe, AZ), Tse; Gregory W. (Tempe, AZ), Schmisseur; Mark A. (Phoenix, AZ), Sheffield; Robert L. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Method and system for syndrome generation and data recovery
Patent Number: 8,156,406

Inventors: Eguchi; Kaoru (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Zoom lens system and camera including the same
Patent Number: 8,154,806

Inventors: El-Essawy; Wael (Austin, TX), Ferreira; Alexandre Peixoto (Austin, TX), Keller; Thomas Walter (Austin, TX), Rajamani; Karthick (Austin, TX), Rubio; Juan C. (Austin, TX), Schappert; Michael A. (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Multi-branch current/voltage sensor array
Patent Number: 9,310,397

Inventors: El-Refaey; Mohamed (Cairo, EG), Abdelmegeed; Hazem (Maadi, EG), Elgebaly; Hani (Cairo, EG)
Title: Coordination of spectrum usage rights among entities
Patent Number: 9,313,665

Inventors: Elder; Matthew (Orangeburg, SC), Warner; Justin (Milford, MI), Pendry; Warren (Orangeburg, SC), Canonge; Eric (Charlotte, NC), Hickman; Jeffrey C. (Concord, NC), Rhoades; Lennie D. (Charlotte, NC), Leon; Roger J. (Mooresville, NC), Bonner; David (Knoxville, TN), Chandler; Darren (Orangeburg, SC), Fiser; Jake (Bryant, AR), Graham; Brad (Summerville, SC), Burns, Jr.; Duncan K. (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Lawn mower with a dual-tubular frame
Patent Number: 9,307,696

Inventors: Elkins; Michael (Cambridge, MA), Rowell; Todd (Cambridge, MA), Martin; Bradly (Cambridge, MA), Gould; Grant (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Multi-operator, multi-robot control system with automatic vehicle selection
Patent Number: 9,310,802

Inventors: Elliot; Douglas G. (Waconia, MN), Mattson; Loren J. (Richfield, MN), McClellan; Terry E. (Maple Grove, MN), Debrey; Robert J. (Edina, MN)
Title: Multimedia outlet box
Patent Number: 7,361,052

Inventors: Ellis; John Timothy (Hornsby, AU), Douglas Miller; Catherine Margaret (Roseville, AU), Quinn; Helen Elizabeth (Lane Cove, AU)
Title: Neospora caninum isolate
Patent Number: 7,361,359

Inventors: Ellman; Nancy (Huntington, NY), Bonamico; John (Mattituck, NY)
Title: Work monitor with file synchronization
Patent Number: 7,363,330

Inventors: Emery; William L (Sherwood, OR), Thomas; Christopher (Keizer, OR)
Title: Docking assembly for coupling a nonvolatile memory device to an electronic device
Patent Number: 7,362,564

Inventors: Emond; Daniel T. (West Bloomfield, MI)
Title: Overload protection system
Patent Number: 7,362,066

Inventors: Emuchay; Nduwuisi (Austin, TX), Pamu; Gautham (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Federated transaction path and service level agreement monitoring across service oriented application partner domains
Patent Number: 9,313,186

Inventors: Endo; Daisuke (Takatsuki, JP), Fujii; Akihiro (Takatsuki, JP), Shiozaki; Ryuji (Musashino, JP), Inamasu; Tokuo (Takatsuki, JP), Nakagawa; Hiroe (Takatsuki, JP), Nukuda; Toshiyuki (Takatsuki, JP)
Title: Positive electrode active material and its manufacturing method, positive electrode for lithium secondary cell using same, and lithium secondary cell
Patent Number: 8,153,295

Inventors: Eng; John Harvey (Wilmington, CA), Molitor; Michael Joseph (Wilmington, DE), Madeleine; Dennis Gerard (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Process for preparing pellets of poly(trimethylene terephthalate)
Patent Number: 9,308,672

Inventors: Engel; Markus (Nurnberg, DE), Karl; Harald (Furth, DE)
Title: System comprising a plurality of electrical switches, especially for a magnetic levitation railway line
Patent Number: 8,154,400

Inventors: Engel; Markus (Nurnberg, DE), Lieske; Jurgen (Gremsdorf, DE)
Title: Reliable drive cut off device
Patent Number: 8,154,234

Inventors: Engels; Marcel Hendrikus Petrus (Voorhout, NL), Peeters; Bastiaan Albert Simon (Den Haag, NL), Papaikonomou; Constantijn Thomas (EL The Hague, NL)
Title: Apparatus for dispensing a plurality of fluids and container for use in the same
Patent Number: 7,360,564

Inventors: Engle; Michael T. (Union City, NJ), Nwokobia; Frederick (Union, NJ), Noack; Bradley D. (Hoboken, NJ), Makowiecki; Jerzy (Whitehouse Station, NJ)
Title: System and method for secure network connectivity
Patent Number: 7,360,237

Inventors: Englund; Eva (Linkoping, SE), Gu; Xinyu (Beijing, CN), Wang Helmersson; Ke (Linkoping, SE), Miao; Qingyu (Beijing, CN)
Title: Dynamic adjustment of power offset for UE/BS based on error event of NACK to ACK
Patent Number: 8,155,687

Inventors: Erdelen; Christoph (Leichlingen, DE), Andersch; Wolfram (Bergisch Gladbach, DE), Stenzel; Klaus (Dusseldorf, DE), Mauler-Machnik; Astrid (Leichlingen, DE), Kramer; Wolfgang (Burscheid, DE)
Title: Agents for controlling plant pests
Patent Number: 7,361,673

Inventors: Erdelen; Christoph (Leichlingen, DE), Andersch; Wolfram (Bergisch Gladbach, DE), Stenzel; Klaus (Dusseldorf, DE), Mauler-Machnik; Astrid (Leichlingen, DE), Kramer; Wolfgang (Burscheid, DE)
Title: Agents for controlling plant pests
Patent Number: 8,153,665

Inventors: Ergican; Erdogan (Torrance, CA), Fantappie; Giancarlo (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA), Khairatkar; Mukul Anil (Torrance, CA), Naing; Sann Myint (Monterey Park, CA), Huang; Jing (Los Angeles, CA), Thierumaran; Yoganathan (Torrance, CA)
Title: Water dispenser system
Patent Number: 9,309,103

Inventors: Erhard; Karl-Heinz (Braunschweig, DE), Oechsner; Jens-Harro (Denkte ot Neindorf, DE), Schmidtke; York (Wolfenbuettel, DE), Tieftrunk; Bernd (Braunschweig, DE)
Title: Method for operating railbound vehicles
Patent Number: 9,308,832

Inventors: Erickson; Karl R. (Rochester, MN), Paone; Phil C. (Rochester, MN), Paulsen; David P. (Dodge Center, MN), Sheets, II; John E. (Zumbrota, MN), Uhlmann; Gregory J. (Rochester, MN), Williams; Kelly L. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Implementing buried FET utilizing drain of finFET as gate of buried FET
Patent Number: 9,312,272

Inventors: Eriksson; Anders (Kista, SE), Fodor; Gabor (Hasselby, SE)
Title: Control of mobile packet streams
Patent Number: 8,155,116

Inventors: Erol; Berna (San Jose, CA), Hull; Jonathan J. (San Carlos, CA), Kishi; Hidenobu (Cupertino, CA), Ke; Qifa (Cupertino, CA), Moraleda; Jorge (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Document-based networking with mixed media reality
Patent Number: 8,156,115

Inventors: Esaki; Motoharu (Obu, JP), Oka; Hajime (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Navigation device and method for determining orientation of vehicle
Patent Number: 7,363,147

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: 7,362,054

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: 7,362,055

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: 7,362,056

Inventors: Espino; Marvin C. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for adjusting displacement current in an energy transfer element
Patent Number: 8,154,371

Inventors: Este; Flavio (Selvazzano Dentro, IT), Vecchi; Roberto (Spilamberto, IT)
Title: Device and method for singling out products
Patent Number: 9,308,661

Inventors: Eu; Seunghun (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Asano; Tsuyoshi (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Osaka; Itaru (Higashi-Hiroshima, JP), Takimiya; Kazuo (Higashi-Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Polymer and photoelectric conversion element
Patent Number: 9,312,491

Inventors: Euteneuer; Charles L. (St. Michael, MN), Larson; Christopher R. (St. Paul, MN), Mertens; Steven P. (New Hope, MN), Mattison; Richard C. (Zimmerman, MN), Blaeser; David J. (Champlin, MN), Ellis; Louis G. (St. Anthony, MN), Dusbabek; Andrew J. (Dayton, MN), Brown; Terry V. (Fridley, MN)
Title: Catheter support for stent delivery
Patent Number: 8,152,819

Inventors: Faber; Jacob Simon (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Method of adjusting the operating region of a tool component to a pre-determined element
Patent Number: 7,362,452

Inventors: Fairhurst; Mark (Manchester, GB), Dickey; John (Apex, NC)
Title: System-on-chip communication manager
Patent Number: 8,155,134

Inventors: Falco; Jose Luis (Barcelona, ES), Palomer; Albert (Barcelona, ES), Guglietta; Antonio (Barcelona, ES)
Title: Imidazo[1,2-b]pyridazines, processes, uses, intermediates and compositions
Patent Number: 8,153,789

Inventors: Falcon; Stephen Russell (Woodinville, WA), Yip; Clement Chun Pong (Bellevue, WA), Banay; Dan (Seattle, WA), Miller; David Michael (Redmond, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for managing multiple grammars in a speech recognition system
Patent Number: 7,363,229

Inventors: Fang; Shyh-Tirng (Tainan, TW)
Title: Dual band antenna device, wireless communication device and radio frequency chip using the same
Patent Number: 7,362,286

Inventors: Farmer; Roger C. (Arcadia, CA)
Title: Compact infrared countermeasure emitter
Patent Number: 9,310,167

Inventors: Faruque; Omar (Ann Arbor, MI), Caliskan; Ari Garo (Canton, MI), Azzouz; Michael M (Livonia, MI), Donabedian; Edgar Edward (Livonia, MI), Guimberteau; Thierry (Livonia, MI), Wagner; David Anthony (Northville, MI)
Title: Vehicle front-end upper load path assembly
Patent Number: 8,152,224

Inventors: Feener; Richard Allen (Canton, MA)
Title: Juvenile bathing unit
Patent Number: 8,151,383

Inventors: Feeser; Colin Lee (Atlanta, GA), Gilbert; Robert Moore (Moody, AL), Paul, Jr.; Richard A. (Birmingham, AL), Cahoon; Robert Keith (Helena, AL)
Title: Managing an operating system to set up a computer association tool
Patent Number: 9,311,104

Inventors: Feldenzer; Kevin L. (Palmyra, PA)
Title: RFID product identification and tracking system
Patent Number: 8,154,406

Inventors: Feldman; Benjamin J. (Oakland, CA), Heller; Adam (Austin, TX), Heller; Ephraim (Piedmont, CA), Mao; Fei (Fremont, CA), Vivolo; Joseph A. (San Francisco, CA), Funderburk; Jeffery V. (Stevenson Ranch, CA), Colman; Fredric C. (Woodside, CA), Krishnan; Rajesh (San Leandro, CA)
Title: Small volume in vitro analyte sensor and methods of making
Patent Number: 8,153,063

Inventors: Feldman; Michael R. (Huntersville, NC), Harden; Brian (Charlotte, NC), Kathman; Alan D. (Charlotte, NC), Welch; W. Hudson (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Integrated optical imaging systems including an interior space between opposing substrates and associated methods
Patent Number: 8,153,957

Inventors: Felkel; Mario (Berlin, DE), Gruner; Heiko (Magenwil, CH), Ladru; Francis (Berlin, DE)
Title: Plasma spray nozzle with internal injection
Patent Number: 9,309,587

Inventors: Feng; Wen-Chun (Taipei, TW), Yeh; Chien-Liang (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Optical storage system and spherical aberration compensation apparatus and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,154,959

Inventors: Fernandez Berni; Jorge (Sevilla, ES), Rodriguez Vazquez; ngel (Sevilla, ES), Carmona Galan; Ricardo (Sevilla, ES)
Title: Device for the hardware detection of local extremes in an image
Patent Number: 9,311,559

Inventors: Ferris; Matthew D. (Carver, MN), Haataja; Timothy J. (Prior Lake, MN)
Title: Coupler for cable trough
Patent Number: 7,360,743

Inventors: Ferro; Alberto (San Bonifacio, IT)
Title: Circuit for driving light sources and related method
Patent Number: 8,154,212

Inventors: Ferry; Thomas (New Lenox, IL), Kassel; Edward (Barrington, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for automatic transfer switch
Patent Number: 7,362,696

Inventors: Fichtner; Siegfried (Allersberg, DE), Hofmann; Jurgen (Spalt, DE), Mussig; Karl (Nurnberg, DE), Verhoeven; Daniel (Nurnberg, DE)
Title: Electric machine with a laminated rotor core
Patent Number: 7,362,027

Inventors: Fields; Charles H (Calabasas, CA)
Title: Bilayer dielectric interconnection process
Patent Number: 8,153,532

Inventors: Figueroa; Samuel A. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Specialized processing upon an occurrence of an exceptional situation during the course of a computation
Patent Number: 7,360,070

Inventors: Fiordalis; Gary W. (Richland, MI)
Title: Output tube assembly for drive axle covers and method of use
Patent Number: 8,152,382

Inventors: Fischperer; Rolf (Berlin, DE)
Title: Method and arrangement for operating a magnetically levitated vehicle
Patent Number: 7,362,014

Inventors: Fisher; Douglas (Reading, GB), Bragg; Nigel (Cambridgeshire, GB), Friskney; Robert (Essex, GB), Baker; Nigel (Essex, GB)
Title: Concatenated transmission of synchronous data
Patent Number: 7,362,777

Inventors: Fishman; David A. (Lakewood, NJ), Jones; Raymond K. (Voorhees, NJ), Zhong; Eric (East Brunswick, NJ)
Title: Method, system, and computer program product for providing multi-tiered broadcasting services
Patent Number: 7,363,000

Inventors: Fitzer-Attas; Cheryl (Dayton, NJ), Eliaz; Rom E (Kadima, IL), Blaugrund; Eran (Rehovot, IL), Gross; Aviva (Kiryat Tivon, IL), Mayk; Adi (Raanana, IL)
Title: Parenteral formulations of rasagiline
Patent Number: 9,308,182

Inventors: Fitzgerald; Brian M. (Cazenovia, NY), Wenthen; David W. (Syracuse, NY)
Title: Electric dual input clutch transmission
Patent Number: 8,151,662

Inventors: Flores; Paco (Felton, CA), Aiello; Anthony J. (Santa Cruz, CA), Kloeppel; Klaus D. (Watsonville, CA), Grantz; Alan L. (Aptos, CA)
Title: Column capillary seal for FDB motors
Patent Number: 7,362,022

Inventors: Flum; Alan (Ridgefield, WA), Mazur; James (Woodland Hills, CA)
Title: Rotary control device for manipulating digital audio signals
Patent Number: 8,153,883

Inventors: Foland, Jr.; William R. (Golden, CO)
Title: Method and apparatus for optimizing optical recording
Patent Number: 8,154,968

Inventors: Follmann; Markus (Koln, DE), Stasch; Johannes-Peter (Solingen, DE), Redlich; Gorden (Bochum, DE), Ackerstaff; Jens (Berlin, DE), Griebenow; Nils (Dormagen, DE), Knorr; Andreas (Erkrath, DE), Wunder; Frank (Wuppertal, DE), Li; Volkhart Min-Jian (Velbert, DE), Mittendorf; Joachim (Wuppertal, DE), Schlemmer; Karl-Heinz (Wuppertal, DE), Jautelat; Rolf (Haan, DE)
Title: Substituted 6-fluoro-1H-pyrazolo[4,3-b]pyridines and use thereof
Patent Number: 9,309,239

Inventors: Fong; Liana L. (Irvington, NY), Tan; Wei (Elmsford, NY)
Title: Hierarchical storage for LSM-based NoSQL stores
Patent Number: 9,311,252

Inventors: Fong; Pamela H. (East Palo Alto, CA), Zou; Chendong (Cupertino, CA), Chen; Robert C. (San Mateo, CA), Sapugay; Edwin V. (San Mateo, CA)
Title: System and method of monitoring dynamic scopes in synchronous and asynchronous calls
Patent Number: 8,156,479

Inventors: Forbes; James W. (Campbellville, CA)
Title: Rail road car with reduced slack
Patent Number: 7,360,979

Inventors: Forsyth; Keith W. (Philadelphia, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing non-linear, passive quenching of avalanche currents in Geiger-mode avalanche photodiodes
Patent Number: 7,361,882

Inventors: Forutanpour; Babak (Carlsbad, CA), Bednar; David L. (San Diego, CA), Yamakawa; Devender Akira (San Diego, CA), Hunter; Kevin Edward (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for managing content delivery
Patent Number: 9,310,217

Inventors: Fraenkel; Peter L. (London, GB)
Title: Fatigue resistant large hollow rotor blade for underwater energy converter
Patent Number: 7,360,993

Inventors: Frank; Alexander (Bellevue, WA), England; Paul (Bellevue, WA)
Title: System and method to lock TPM always `on` using a monitor
Patent Number: 7,360,253

Inventors: Frank; Michael (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Removal of stationary noise pattern from digital images
Patent Number: 7,362,911

Inventors: Franken; Dominicus Jacobus Petrus Adrianus (Veldhoven, NL), Bleeker; Arno Jano (Westerhoven, NL), Box; Wilhelmus Josephus (Eksel, BE), Hoeks; Martinus Hendricus Hendricus (Breugel, NL), Tegenbosch; Henricus Gerardus (Eindhoven, NL), Troost; Kars Zeger (Waalre, NL), Kessels; Lambertus Gerardus Maria (Aalst-Waalre, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,362,415

Inventors: Franklin; Douglas (Austin, TX), Varrin; Christopher (Los Gatos, CA), Ward; Matthew (Philadelphia, PA), Hochman; Jeremy (Austin, TX), Maddox; Jeffrey T. (Austin, TX)
Title: Rod assembly connector for mounting light emitting display apparatuses
Patent Number: 8,152,324

Inventors: Franz; Stefan (Jena, DE), Schreiner; Roland (Orlamuende, DE)
Title: Method and system for the optical measurement of large radii of curvature of optical functional surfaces
Patent Number: 8,154,733

Inventors: Freeman; William R. (Castro Valley, CA), Jiang; Hong Jin (Singapore, SG)
Title: Methods of forming vias in multilayer substrates
Patent Number: 7,361,593

Inventors: Freimuth; Douglas M. (New York, NY), Wong; Ho Yin Starsky (Ossining, NY), Zafer; Murtaza (White Plains, NY)
Title: Bandwidth-Efficient virtual machine image delivery over distributed nodes based on priority and historical access criteria
Patent Number: 9,311,128

Inventors: Freytag; Olivier (Ueken, CH), Georges; Guy (Habach, DE), Moessner; Ekkehard (Kreuzlingen, CH), Mundigl; Olaf (Weilheim, DE), Tuffin; Gerald (Mulhouse, FR), Umana; Pablo (Wollerau, CH)
Title: Anti-MCSP antibodies
Patent Number: 9,309,306

Inventors: Frydendal; Ib (Fovling, DK)
Title: Determining an equivalent mechanical load
Patent Number: 9,310,801

Inventors: Fu; Jyun-Horng (Centreville, VA)
Title: Supercavitating projectile with reduced-drag control surfaces
Patent Number: 8,151,711

Inventors: Fu; Jyun-Horng (Centreville, VA), Benedict; Lance Hamilton (McLean, VA), Paulic; Antonio (Arlington, VA), Krass; Robert M. (Ashburn, VA)
Title: Surface ship, deck-launched anti-torpedo projectile
Patent Number: 8,151,710

Inventors: Fu; Yongji (Aloha, OR), Ayyagari; Deepak (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Method and systems for particle characterization using optical sensor output signal fluctuation
Patent Number: 8,154,723

Inventors: Fujihara; Yoshihiko (Minamiarupusu, JP)
Title: Door latch device for a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 8,151,610

Inventors: Fujii; Hiromitsu (Tokyo, JP), Ida; Kentaro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for controlling an interface based on bending
Patent Number: 9,310,925

Inventors: Fujii; Masanao (Kawasaki, JP), Okada; Toru (Kawasaki, JP), Kobayashi; Hidehiko (Kawasaki, JP), Shimoura; Seiichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method of heating superposed components and heating apparatus therefor
Patent Number: 8,153,941

Inventors: Fujii; Noriyuki (Woluwe-Saint-Lambert, BE), Nishiji; Makoto (Woluwe-Saint-Lambert, BE)
Title: Hybrid differential gear device, differential case therefor and assembling method of differential case
Patent Number: 8,152,678

Inventors: Fujii; Yasuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Serita; Susumu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Secure search method and secure search device
Patent Number: 9,311,494

Inventors: Fujimori; Yoshikazu (Kyoto, JP), Fujii; Tsuyoshi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Light control device, semiconductor wafer, and light control system
Patent Number: 8,154,786

Inventors: Fujita; Takashi (Chiba, JP), Shimizu; Akihiro (Chiba, JP)
Title: Image-forming apparatus with inertial means selectively connected to fixing drive
Patent Number: 7,362,982

Inventors: Fujita; Yusuke (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus and control method thereof
Patent Number: 8,154,623

Inventors: Fukase; Yasuhiro (Suntou-gun, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,155,546

Inventors: Fukuda; Shin (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus, control method for printing apparatus, and storage medium
Patent Number: 9,310,746

Inventors: Fukui; Kazuo (Chiryu, JP), Hashimoto; Nobuhide (Okazaki, JP), Kuroyanagi; Teruji (Anjo, JP), Kagami; Sadaharu (Nagoya, JP), Fukunaga; Hiroaki (Aichi-gun, JP)
Title: Rear door
Patent Number: 8,152,220

Inventors: Fukui; Kiyoshi (Mie, JP), Kawamoto; Yasutaka (Osaka, JP)
Title: Interference avoiding radio transmission unit
Patent Number: 7,363,040

Inventors: Fukunaga; Masakazu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image extracting apparatus, image extracting method and computer readable medium
Patent Number: 8,155,443

Inventors: Fukushima; Rieko (Tokyo, JP), Saishu; Tatsuo (Tokyo, JP), Hirayama; Yuzo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method of displaying the three-dimensional image
Patent Number: 8,154,587

Inventors: Fukuzawa; Hideaki (Sagamihara, JP), Koui; Katsuhiko (Yokohama, JP), Yuasa; Hiromi (Yokohama, JP), Hashimoto; Susumu (Ebina, JP), Iwasaki; Hitoshi (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for manufacturing magnetoresistive element
Patent Number: 8,153,188

Inventors: Fuller; Billy J. (Woodinville, WA), Hacherl; Donald J. (North Bend, WA)
Title: Method and system for modifying schema definitions
Patent Number: 7,363,328

Inventors: Fullerton; Larry W. (New Hope, AL), Roberts; Mark D. (Huntsville, AL)
Title: Electrical adapter system
Patent Number: 9,312,634

Inventors: Fulop; Jozsef (Budapest, HU), Mora; Peter (Budapest, HU), Petras; Laszlo (Budapest, HU), Lucz; Peter (Budapest, HU)
Title: Fixing mechanism for an inner assembly to outer bulb
Patent Number: 8,154,186

Inventors: Funato; Junichi (Fukuoka, JP), Nakamura; Hitoshi (Fukuoka, JP), Kayashima; Takashi (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Sliding nozzle device and plate used for the device
Patent Number: 8,152,033

Inventors: Funayose; Yusuke (Saitama, JP)
Title: GPS-equipped meter
Patent Number: 7,362,278

Inventors: Furst; Michael R. (Rochester, NY), Whitfield; Loranzo (Fairport, NY), Sharma; Naveen (Perinton, NY), Rockwell; Ronald M. (Rochester, NY), Thieret; Tracy E. (Webster, NY), Fillion; Claude S. (Rochester, NY), Huang; Weixia (Rochester, NY), Kehoe; Michael P. (Rochester, NY), Lorenzo; Arturo M. (Fairport, NY), McCorkindale; Mary C. (Fairport, NY), St. Jacques; Robert J. (Fairport, NY), Cavanaugh; Michael F. (Webster, NY), Regruit; Christopher J. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Apparatus for low cost embedded platform for device-side, distributed services enablement
Patent Number: 8,154,741

Inventors: Furuichi; Hideyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Header conversion technique
Patent Number: 8,154,994

Inventors: Furuichi; Tomomi (Yokohama, JP), Kanematsu; Daigoro (Yokohama, JP), Nagamura; Mitsutoshi (Tokyo, JP), Ogata; Takao (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Kazuo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Inkjet printing apparatus and inkjet printing method
Patent Number: 8,152,261

Inventors: Furumura; Yuji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: RF powder-containing base
Patent Number: 8,154,456

Inventors: Furuta; Masanori (Odawara, JP), Shiraishi; Kei (Fuchu, JP), Shinozuka; Yasuhiro (Fuchu, JP)
Title: Analog-to-digital converter and image sensor
Patent Number: 9,312,873

Inventors: Furuya; Tomoki (Minato-ku, KR)
Title: Communication terminal, communication system and communication method
Patent Number: 9,313,728

Inventors: Fuwa; Toshio (Nisshin, JP), Nakashima; Issei (Toyota, JP)
Title: Control method of traveling dolly
Patent Number: 8,155,828

Inventors: Fyson; John R. (Hackney, GB), Rider; Christopher B. (New Malden, GB)
Title: Method of registering a spacer with a conducting track
Patent Number: 7,361,379

Inventors: Gabbert; Charles Keith (Redmond, WA), Robbins; Mark Wayne (Tacoma, WA), Lombard; Robin J. (Shoreline, WA), Woolums; Thomas Michael (Lynnwood, WA), Moiceanu; Corneliu (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Centralized terminology and glossary management
Patent Number: 7,363,305

Inventors: Gagnier; Ronald L. (Ottawa, CA), Iles; Michael A. (Ottawa, CA), McDougall; Steven R. (Kanata, CA), Ridgeway; David J. (Gloucester, CA), Statchuk; Craig A. (North Gower, CA)
Title: Geospatial database integration using business models
Patent Number: 9,311,334

Inventors: Galavotti; Andrea (Mirandola, IT), Maculan; Elisa (Mirandola, IT), Simonini; Gianpaolo (Reggio Emilia, IT)
Title: Disposable device for centrifugal blood separation
Patent Number: 9,308,314

Inventors: Gallem; Thomas (Munich, DE), Gowanlock; Kevin Grant (London, CA), Lynch; Robert Carlton (Apex, NC)
Title: Aerosol medication inhalation system
Patent Number: 9,308,335

Inventors: Gambino; Jeffrey P. (Westford, VT), Hartswick; Thomas J. (Underhill, VT), He; Zhong-Xiang (Essex Junction, VT), Stamper; Anthony K. (Williston, VT), White; Eric J. (Charlotte, VT)
Title: Semiconductor structures having low resistance paths throughout a wafer
Patent Number: 9,312,140

Inventors: Gamborg; Gorm (Kolding, DK), Silberbauer; Kristian (Ribe, DK), Tingskov; Carsten Nommensen (Fredericia, DK)
Title: Heat dissipation device
Patent Number: 9,312,201

Inventors: Gao; Xingtao (Edison, NJ), Koegler; Johannes Hendrik (Montclair, NJ), Murrell; Lawrence L. (South Plainfield, NJ), Angevine; Philip J. (Woodbury, NJ)
Title: Hydrocarbon conversion using nanocrystalline zeolite Y
Patent Number: 7,361,797

Inventors: Gard; Eric (San Francisco, CA), Riot; Vincent (Oakland, CA), Coffee; Keith (Diablo Grande, CA), Woods; Bruce (Livermore, CA), Tobias; Herbert (Kensington, CA), Birch; Jim (Albany, CA), Weisgraber; Todd (Brentwood, CA)
Title: Pressure-flow reducer for aerosol focusing devices
Patent Number: 7,361,891

Inventors: Gardner; Paul D. (Bel Air, MD), Eshbaugh; Jonathan P. (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Quantitative fit test system and method for assessing respirator biological fit factors
Patent Number: 8,151,630

Inventors: Garmonov; Alexander Vasilievich (Shevtsovoi, RU), Pribytkov; Yury Nikolaevich (Khol'zunova, RU), Savinkov; Andrey Yurievich (Moskovsky prospect, RU), Titov; Roman Vasilievich (Moscovsky prospect, RU), Thind; Surinder Singh (Staines, GB)
Title: Method for acquiring signal of satellite
Patent Number: 8,154,446

Inventors: Gaulard; Herve (Courtefontaine, FR), Gourand; Thierry (Orchamps, FR)
Title: Fluid-heating device comprising a thermal fuse
Patent Number: 8,153,939

Inventors: Gaw; Derek (Seattle, WA)
Title: Method, medium, and system for associating graphical icons with destination addresses using drag and drop
Patent Number: 8,156,015

Inventors: Gay; Didier (Clermont-Ferrand, FR), Roche; Joseph (Clermont-Ferrand, FR)
Title: Moulding element comprising a plurality of ribs and at least one rib-free measurement zone
Patent Number: 9,308,699

Inventors: Gazounaud; Jean-Yann (St Just St Rambert, FR), Maassen; Howard (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and system for correcting timing errors in high data rate automated test equipment
Patent Number: 8,156,396

Inventors: Gazzard; Daryl (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: System and method for providing information services to subscribers in a GPRS network
Patent Number: 8,155,629

Inventors: Gelmetti; Andrea (S. Giovanni In Persiceto, IT), Music; Vesna (London, GB), Crook; Jonathan (London, GB)
Title: Method for correcting sensor signal
Patent Number: 7,363,183

Inventors: Gelmi; Fabio (Cremona, IT), Venturini; Maurizio (Cremona, IT)
Title: Powder composition for disinfection of the teats of dairy animals
Patent Number: 9,308,184

Inventors: Genereux; Philippe J (Ottawa, CA), Vandenbelt; Rudy A (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Portable air cleaner with improved multi-stage electrostatic precipitator
Patent Number: 9,308,538

Inventors: Georges; Catherine (Saint Genis-les-Ollieres, FR)
Title: Heat-vulcanizable polyorganosiloxane compositions and electric wires/cables produced therefrom
Patent Number: 8,153,718

Inventors: Georgi; Daniel T. (Houston, TX), Kirkwood; Andrew D. (Houston, TX), Fincher; Roger W. (Conroe, TX)
Title: Apparatus and methods for collecting a downhole sample
Patent Number: 8,151,878

Inventors: Gerdes; John C. (Denver, CO), Marmaro; Jeffery M. (Aurora, CO), Ives; Jeffrey T. (Arvada, CO), Roehl; Christopher A. (Tampa, FL)
Title: Nucleic acid archiving
Patent Number: 7,361,471

Inventors: Gerke; Thomas (Duesseldorf, DE), Kropf; Christian (Hilden, DE), Huchel; Ursula (Cologne, DE), Griesbeck; Axel (Cologne, DE), Mayer; Olga (Mannheim, DE)
Title: Photolabile pro-fragrances
Patent Number: 9,312,041

Inventors: Gerwig; Guenter (Simmozheim, DE), Jacobi; Christian (Schoenaich, DE), Lehnert; Frank (Weil im Schoenbuch, DE)
Title: Delaying interrupts for a transactional-execution facility
Patent Number: 9,311,137

Inventors: Gettemy; Shawn (San Jose, CA), Canova, Jr.; Francis James (Fremont, CA), Flores; Roger (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Controllable pixel border for improved viewability of a display device
Patent Number: 7,362,338

Inventors: Giaimo, III; Edward C. (Bellevue, WA), He; Yi (Issaquah, WA), Evans; Duane Martin (Snohomish, WA), Delano; Andrew D. (Woodinville, WA)
Title: Sensed sound level based fan speed adjustment
Patent Number: 9,311,909

Inventors: Gilbeau; Patrick (Braine-le-Comte, BE)
Title: Derivative of epichlorohydrin of natural origin
Patent Number: 9,309,209

Inventors: Gilboy; Christopher P (Freehold, NJ), Shinners; Stephen (Freehold, NJ)
Title: Method and system for enhanced audio communications in an interactive environment
Patent Number: 8,152,639

Inventors: Gilby; Anthony C. (Foxborough, MA)
Title: Opaque additive to block stray light in amorphous fluoropolymer light-guiding flowcells
Patent Number: 7,362,429

Inventors: Gingell, Jr.; Robert A. (Sunnyvale, CA), Engquist; James D. (Colorado Springs, CO), Henseler; David A. (Maplewood, MN), Jackson; Jerry R. (Colorado Springs, CO), Lamb; Michael John (Rosemount, MN), Radia; Sanjay (Fremont, CA)
Title: Autonomic control of a distributed computing system using finite state machines
Patent Number: 8,156,222

Inventors: Gioia; Patrick (Cesson Sevigne, FR)
Title: Wavelet-based mesh coding method
Patent Number: 7,362,903

Inventors: Givoly; Tal (Cupertino, CA)
Title: System, method, and computer program for distributing payment to digital content owners
Patent Number: 9,311,455

Inventors: Gjerde; Knut-Ivar (Drammen, NO), Myhre; Erik (Asker, NO)
Title: Transformer balance circuit
Patent Number: 7,362,596

Inventors: Glora; Michael (Markgroeningen, DE), Brunner; Michael (Crailsheim, DE), Rubia; David (Markgroeningen, DE)
Title: Method and device for operating a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,363,139

Inventors: Gobara; Naoki (Nagano, JP)
Title: Positioning method, program thereof, and positioning device
Patent Number: 8,154,453

Inventors: Gocek; Pawel (Krakow, PL), Kania; Jakub (Bielsko-Biala, PL), Malecki; Bartlomiej T. (Krakow, PL), Stopa; Tomasz (Krakow, PL)
Title: Agent communication bulletin board
Patent Number: 9,311,346

Inventors: Goel; Nagendra K. (McLean, VA)
Title: Method for accurate estimation of noise for data modems
Patent Number: 7,362,801

Inventors: Goerge; Juergen (Neuried, DE), Pollakowski; Olaf (Berlin, DE), Sanneck; Henning (Munchen, DE)
Title: Operating network entities in a communications system comprising a management network with agent and management levels
Patent Number: 9,313,089

Inventors: Gogoi; Bishnu Prasanna (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: High voltage transistor device with reduced characteristic on resistance
Patent Number: 9,312,382

Inventors: Goh; Kim Yong (Singapore, SG), Kapoor; Rahul (Singapore, SG), Sun; Anthony Yi-Sheng (Singapore, SG), Chong; Desmond Yok Rue (Singapore, SG), Hoang; Lan H. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Molded high density electronic packaging structure for high performance applications
Patent Number: 7,361,995

Inventors: Goldberg; Steven J. (Downingtown, PA), Shah; Yogendra (Exton, PA)
Title: Undulating transmit patterns to support signal separation at a receiver
Patent Number: 7,362,269

Inventors: Gong; Zhiyuan (Singapore, SG), He; Jiangyan (Cleveland, OH), Ju; Bensheng (Singapore, SG), Lam; Toong Jin (Singapore, SG), Xu; Yanfei (Chicago, IL), Yan; Tie (Singapore, SG)
Title: Sale of fluorescent transgenic ornamental fish
Patent Number: 8,153,858

Inventors: Gonzalez; Manuel Alberto (Katy, TX), Cruz; Antonio Maria Guimaraes Leite (Rijswijk, TX), Jung; Gonghyun (Katy, TX), Noel; Justin Michael (The Woodlands, TX), Ocampos; Ernesto Rafael Fonseca (Houston, TX), Penso; Jorge Antonio (Cypress, TX), Horwege; Jason Andrew (The Woodlands, TX), Levy; Stephen Michael (Pearland, TX), Raghu; Damodaran (Houston, TX)
Title: Thermal expansion accommodation for circulated fluid systems used to heat subsurface formations
Patent Number: 9,309,755

Inventors: Goolsby; Brian J. (Austin, TX), White; Bruce E. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Method of making a metal gate semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,361,561

Inventors: Goth; Bjarke (Roskilde Sj., DK), Joergensen; Tore Sejr (Taastrup, DK)
Title: Techniques to adjust vertical offset
Patent Number: 7,362,839

Inventors: Goth; Gary F. (Pleasant Valley, NY), Krug, Jr.; Francis R. (Highland, NY), Mullady; Robert K. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Low; Kevin P. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Vandeventer; Allan C. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Zoodsma; Randy J. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Multi-level redundant cooling system for continuous cooling of an electronic system(s)
Patent Number: 9,313,930

Inventors: Goth; Gary F. (Pleasant Valley, NY), Krug, Jr.; Francis R. (Highland, NY), Mullady; Robert K. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Low; Kevin P. (Poughkeepsie, NY), VanDeventer; Allan C. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Zoodsma; Randy J. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Multi-level redundant cooling method for continuous cooling of an electronic system(s)
Patent Number: 9,313,931

Inventors: Goto; Katsutoshi (Okazaki, JP), Yamakage; Masahiro (Anjo, JP), Iwase; Tomoyasu (Aichi, JP), Okano; Tokio (Toyota, JP), Deguchi; Yoshihiro (Yokohama, JP), Mizoguchi; Masanobu (Yokohama, JP), Takita; Atushi (Yokohama, JP), Fukuda; Norihiro (Nagasaki, JP)
Title: Exhaust gas analysis method and exhaust gas analysis apparatus
Patent Number: 8,155,890

Inventors: Goto; Masahiro (Mihara, JP)
Title: Surface light source device
Patent Number: 8,152,320

Inventors: Goto; Ryoichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging device and driving method thereof
Patent Number: 8,154,057

Inventors: Gotta; Matthias (Burscheid, DE), Lehnemann; Bernd Wilhelm (Koln, DE), Czaplik; Waldemar Maximilian (Burscheid, DE), Mayer; Matthias (Mannheim, DE), Jacobi Von Wangelin; Axel (Regensburg, DE)
Title: Method for allylating and vinylating aryl, heteroaryl, alkyl, and alkene halogenides using transition metal catalysis
Patent Number: 9,309,188

Inventors: Gottschlich; Justin (Fort Collins, CO), Pokam; Gilles (Fremont, CA), Pereira; Cristiano (Santa Clara, CA), Ha; Jungwoo (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Methods and systems to identify and reproduce concurrency violations in multi-threaded programs
Patent Number: 9,311,143

Inventors: Gouge; Timothy D. (Elgin, IL), Ettrich; Jan (Batavia, IL)
Title: Hinge kit and related methods
Patent Number: 9,309,704

Inventors: Graeve; Arndt (Koblenz, DE), Hofmann; Manfred (Hunfelden, DE)
Title: Pendulum mount
Patent Number: 9,309,943

Inventors: Graf; Lukas (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Process for obtaining highly pure methane from biogas, and plant for carrying out the process
Patent Number: 9,309,476

Inventors: Graf; Werner (Dresden, DE)
Title: Manufacturing method for an integrated semiconductor structure
Patent Number: 7,361,974

Inventors: Graham; Jason (White Bear Lake, MN), Grossman; Owen D. (Golden Valley, MN)
Title: Muzzle exit tester
Patent Number: 9,310,284

Inventors: Grancharov; Volodya (Solna, SE), Folkesson; Mats (Taby, SE)
Title: Bandwidth extension in a multipoint conference unit
Patent Number: 9,313,334

Inventors: Grandi; Guido (Milan, IT), Ratti; Giulio (Siena, IT)
Title: Immunisation against Chlamydia trachomatis
Patent Number: 7,361,353

Inventors: Gray; Barry C. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: In-wall optical network unit
Patent Number: 8,155,526

Inventors: Greenwood-Smith; Andrew R (Mount Martha, AU)
Title: System for controlling peak torque in manual transmissions
Patent Number: 8,155,850

Inventors: Greer; Frank (Pasadena, CA), Joshi; Amol (Sunnyvale, CA), Kashefi; Kevin (San Jose, CA), Lee; Albert Sanghyup (Cupertino, CA), Pethe; Abhijit (San Jose, CA), Watanabe; J (San Jose, CA)
Title: Reduction of native oxides by annealing in reducing gas or plasma
Patent Number: 9,312,137

Inventors: Grigar; Larry L. (East Bernard, TX), Hromas; Joe C. (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Technique and apparatus to deploy a perforating gun and sand screen in a well
Patent Number: 8,151,882

Inventors: Griswold, Jr.; Robert M. (Round Rock, TX), Hill, III; Joseph M. (Austin, TX)
Title: System and method for device management
Patent Number: 8,156,215

Inventors: Groendahl; Erik (Them, DK), Stiesdal; Henrik (Odense, DK)
Title: Method for manufacturing of magnet poles
Patent Number: 8,153,047

Inventors: Grotsch; Stefan (Lengfeld/Bad Abbach, DE), Hahn; Berthold (Hemau, DE), Illek; Stefan (Donaustauf, DE), Schnabel; Wolfgang (Langquaid, DE)
Title: Module comprising radiation-emitting semiconductor bodies
Patent Number: 8,154,031

Inventors: Grube; Gary W. (Barrington Hills, IL), Markison; Timothy W. (Mesa, AZ)
Title: Social networking utilizing a dispersed storage network
Patent Number: 9,313,293

Inventors: Gu; Huai-Shan (Shenzhen, CN), Dong; Ting (Shenzhen, CN), Lu; Wen-Hsiang (Taipei Hsien, TW), Zhang; Li-Tao (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Double-shaft hinge and lamp using the same
Patent Number: 8,152,344

Inventors: Gu; Jinsheng (San Mateo, CA), Peng; Luosheng (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Byte-level file differencing and updating algorithms
Patent Number: 8,156,071

Inventors: Gu; Shuo (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Method to form large grain size polysilicon films by nuclei-induced solid phase crystallization
Patent Number: 7,361,578

Inventors: Gudan; Kenneth F. (Sunnyvale, CA), Barrus; John W. (Menlo Park, CA), Piersol; Kurt W. (Campbell, CA), Chemishkian; Sergey (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Detection of physical movement for document sharing
Patent Number: 8,155,121

Inventors: Guering; Bernard (Montrabe, FR)
Title: Aircraft hold with deployable bench to accommodate baggage stowage
Patent Number: 8,152,103

Inventors: Guillet; Nicolas (Chatuzange le Goubet, FR)
Title: Method for using a fuel cell comprising a regeneration step by lowering the temperature
Patent Number: 8,153,323

Inventors: Gukal; Sreenivas (Santa Clara, CA), Vyas; Sanjay (Fremont, CA)
Title: State based adaptive compression of performance traces
Patent Number: 9,311,569

Inventors: Gumm; Darrel C. (Peoria, IL)
Title: Rotating stent delivery system for side branch access and protection and method of using same
Patent Number: 8,152,830

Inventors: Gunderson; Richard C. (Maple Grove, MN), Noddin; Rick (Elk River, MN), Jennings; Adam (Buffalo, MN)
Title: Bifurcation catheter assembly and methods
Patent Number: 8,152,840

Inventors: Guo; Dechao (Fishkill, NY), Haensch; Wilfried E. (Somers, NY), Wang; Gan (Fishkill, NY), Wang; Yanfeng (Fishkill, NY), Wang; Xin (Beacon, NY)
Title: Partially-blocked well implant to improve diode ideality with SiGe anode
Patent Number: 9,312,358

Inventors: Gupta; Monika (New Delhi, IN), Mukherjee; Debdoot (West Bengal, IN), Mani; Senthil K. (Haryana, IN), Sinha; Vibha S. (New Delhi, IN)
Title: Semantic and contextual searching of knowledge repositories
Patent Number: 9,311,388

Inventors: Gutz; Steve (Ontario, CA), Hiltz-Laforge; Jason (Ontario, CA), Pourshahid; Alireza (Ontario, CA), Watts; Graham (Ontario, CA)
Title: Navigation through historical stored interactions associated with a multi-user view
Patent Number: 9,311,113

Inventors: Ha; Jae Hoon (Jinhae-si, KR)
Title: Dishwasher
Patent Number: 7,360,545

Inventors: Haartsen; Jacobus Cornelis (Hardenberg, NL), Weinans; Geert Hendrik (Klijndijk, NL)
Title: Automatic re-connection of a previously lost connection in a frequency hopping communication system
Patent Number: 8,155,055

Inventors: Haba; Belgacem (Saratoga, CA), Zohni; Wael (San Jose, CA), Crisp; Richard Dewitt (Hornitos, CA)
Title: Enhanced stacked microelectronic assemblies with central contacts and improved thermal characteristics
Patent Number: 9,312,239

Inventors: Hachisuka; Nozomu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Thin-film magnetic head with variable-volume cavity in medium-opposed surface
Patent Number: 8,154,826

Inventors: Haga; Matthew Howard (Austin, TX), Swindler; Danny E. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Apparatus for applying a removable cover to a ticket substrate
Patent Number: 7,361,249

Inventors: Hagihara; Yoshio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image pickup device
Patent Number: 9,313,425

Inventors: Hahn; Karlheinz Ulrich Gerhard (Otterstadt, DE)
Title: Water soluble glass as corrosion protector in dishwashing machines
Patent Number: 7,361,632

Inventors: Halalay; Ion C. (Grosse Pointe, MI), Mc Cabe, Jr.; R. Vance (Fenton, MI)
Title: Measurement cell for liquids
Patent Number: 7,362,110

Inventors: Halbach; Tobias (Munich, DE), Stohrer; Juergen (Pullach, DE), Rieger; Bernhard (Elchingen, DE), Anger; Christian (Munich, DE)
Title: Crosslinkable siloxanes by acid-catalyzed polymerization of oxasilacycles
Patent Number: 9,309,358

Inventors: Halkosaari; Matti (Turku, FI)
Title: Cost negotiation for communication sessions
Patent Number: 7,362,853

Inventors: Hall; Bruce (Salisbury, MD)
Title: Shrapnel and projectile containment systems and equipment and methods for producing same
Patent Number: 8,151,687

Inventors: Hall; David R. (Provo, UT), Leany; Francis E. (Provo, UT), Dahlgren; Scott (Provo, UT), Lundgreen; David (Provo, UT), Wise; Daryl N. (Provo, UT)
Title: Drill bit assembly for directional drilling
Patent Number: 7,360,610

Inventors: Hallam; Thomas M. (Astoria, NY), Tully; Tim (Cold Spring Harbor, NY), Bourtchouladze; Rusiko (New York, NY)
Title: Phosphodiesterase 4 inhibitors for cognitive and motor rehabilitation
Patent Number: 8,153,646

Inventors: Ham; Yong Sung (Kyungki-do, KR)
Title: In-plane switching mode liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 7,362,399

Inventors: Hamada; Hiroshi (Anjo, JP), Hayashi; Yoshinori (Toyohashi, JP), Mashino; Mikio (Kariya, JP), Kondou; Yoshitaka (Oobu, JP)
Title: Vehicle alternator
Patent Number: 7,362,019

Inventors: Hamano; Toshihisa (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical connecting device and connector
Patent Number: 7,362,934

Inventors: Hamilton, II; Rick A. (Charlottesville, VA), Harrison; Steven M. (Bremerton, WA), O'Connell; Brian M. (Cary, NC), Pickover; Clifford A. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Walker; Keith R. (Austin, TX)
Title: Differential resource application in virtual worlds based on payment and account options
Patent Number: 9,311,693

Inventors: Hammond, Jr.; Bernard Harold (Aurora, CO), Murray; David Patrick (Bishopston, GB), George; Ian Robert (Churchdown, GB)
Title: Method of providing crosstalk compensation in a jack
Patent Number: 8,151,457

Inventors: Hammond; Timothy G. (New Orleans, LA), Allen; Patricia L. (New Orleans, LA)
Title: Production of urokinase in a three-dimensional cell culture
Patent Number: 7,361,493

Inventors: Hanada; Kazuhiro (Yokkaichi Mie, JP)
Title: Sample holder
Patent Number: 9,312,096

Inventors: Hanafusa; Nobuhiro (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Reaction container plate and reaction treatment apparatus
Patent Number: 9,308,530

Inventors: Hanasaki; Kenichi (Shizuoka, JP), Aizawa; Tomokatsu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electromagnetic welding method and conductor module
Patent Number: 7,361,839

Inventors: Haney; Sean (North Canton, OH), Smith; Mark D. (North Canton, OH), Ramachandran; Nat (Uniontown, OH), Force; Matthew (Uniontown, OH), Graef; H. Thomas (Bolivar, OH), Miller; Robert G. (Bath, OH), Owens; Mark (Epping, AU), Junkins; Andrew (Round Rock, TX), Herrera; Elizabeth M. (North Canton, OH)
Title: Automated transaction machine with sheet accumulator and presenter mechanism
Patent Number: 7,360,683

Inventors: Hanson; Eric (Valparaiso, IN), Wilson; Curt (Naperville, IL), Hardin; Christian (Waterford, MI), Pabst; G. L. (Davisburg, MI), Smith, Jr.; James L. (Batavia, IL), Charles; Robert D (West Chicago, IL)
Title: Tilting hood assembly having fender-mounted handle
Patent Number: 9,308,944

Inventors: Hao; Encai (Woodbury, MN), Zhang; Jun-Ying (Perrysbury, OH), Kamrath; Robert F. (Mahtomedi, MN), Liu; Lan H. (Rosemount, MN), Cheng; Ming (Woodbury, MN), Wu; Jung-Sheng (Woodbury, MN), Pellerite; Mark J. (Woodbury, MN), Pokorny; Richard J. (Maplewood, MN), Iyer; Suresh S. (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Antireflective film comprising large particle size fumed silica
Patent Number: 9,310,527

Inventors: Happ; Thomas (Pleasantville, NY), Zaidi; Shoaib (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Integrated circuit having a memory including a low-k dielectric material for thermal isolation
Patent Number: 7,361,925

Inventors: Hara; Hiroshi (Machida, JP)
Title: Fundus camera
Patent Number: 8,152,299

Inventors: Hara; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP), Kodama; Taku (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing device, image forming apparatus, program, and storing medium
Patent Number: 7,362,904

Inventors: Harada; Keisuke (Fukuoka, JP), Kai; Yutaka (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical packet switching apparatus
Patent Number: 8,155,517

Inventors: Hardy; Martin Paul (Gillingham, GB), Tolliday; Adrian R. (Chatham, GB)
Title: Fuel injector control
Patent Number: 8,154,840

Inventors: Hars; Laszlo (Cranberry Township, PA), Thibadeau; Robert H. (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Encryption of data in a range of logical block addresses
Patent Number: 7,360,057

Inventors: Hartman; Richard J. (Clarence, NY)
Title: Z-shaped sheet piling
Patent Number: 7,360,969

Inventors: Harvey; Paul Marlan (Austin, TX)
Title: Method of ball grid array package construction with raised solder ball pads
Patent Number: 8,153,516

Inventors: Hasebe; Masahiro (Shiga, JP), Narimoto; Yukitoshi (Ohmihachiman, JP)
Title: Airbag with tie panel
Patent Number: 7,360,790

Inventors: Hasegawa; Koichi (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Vibration damping apparatus
Patent Number: 8,151,954

Inventors: Hasegawa; Yuri (Tokyo, JP), Sekiguchi; Shunichi (Tokyo, JP), Kuroda; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP), Asai; Kohtaro (Tokyo, JP), Nishikawa; Hirofumi (Tokyo, JP), Isu; Yoshimi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image coding apparatus, image coding method, image decoding apparatus and image decoding method
Patent Number: 7,362,907

Inventors: Hashimoto; Kazuhito (Bunkyo-ku, JP), Irie; Hiroshi (Yamanashi, JP), Nakamura; Ryuhei (Bunkyo-ku, JP), Miura; Shuhei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Photocatalyst material, process for producing the photocatalyst material, and method for decomposing contaminant using the material
Patent Number: 8,153,547

Inventors: Hashimoto; Kiyokazu (Minami-Ashigara, JP), Yoshida; Tetsuya (Fujinomiya, JP), Otoshi; Masaaki (Fujinomiya, JP)
Title: Heat treatment of thermoplastic film, and thermoplastic film and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 8,153,044

Inventors: Hashimoto; Yoshimitsu (Machida, JP), Tateishi; Jin (Machida, JP), Shimada; Yoshinobu (Machida, JP)
Title: Electrical connector
Patent Number: 7,361,042

Inventors: Hassan; Amer (Kirkland, WA), Bahl; Paramvir (Sammamish, WA), de Vries; Jean Pierre (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Spectrum sharing in the unlicensed band
Patent Number: 7,363,008

Inventors: Hattori; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Onoguchi; Kazunori (Tokyo, JP), Takeda; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Obstacle detection system and method therefor
Patent Number: 7,362,881

Inventors: Hattori; Shingo (Nagoya, JP), Sasaki; Toyonori (Anjo, JP)
Title: Ink cartridge assemblies
Patent Number: 8,152,287

Inventors: Hauer; Bernhard (Fu.beta.gonheim, DE), Sturmer; Rainer (Rodersheim-Gronau, DE), Nestl; Bettina M. (Graz, AT), Kroutil; Wolfgang (Graz, AT), Faber; Kurt (Graz, AT)
Title: Biocatalytic racemisation of alpha-hydroxyketones
Patent Number: 8,153,408

Inventors: Haugland; S. Mark (Houston, TX)
Title: Method of determining resistivity and/or dielectric values of an earth formation as a function of position within the earth formation
Patent Number: 7,363,159

Inventors: Hauri; Marius (Westmoreland, NH), Blinkhorn; Frank (Keene, NH), MacLean; David (Swanzey, NH), Hudon; Lawrence P. (Hinsdale, NH), Simas, Jr.; Robert (Keene, NH), Derby; Troy M. (Stoddard, NH)
Title: Safety needle assembly
Patent Number: 8,152,761

Inventors: Haustein; Nils (Mainz, DE), Krause; Thorsten (Mainz, DE), Seipp; Harald (Mainz, DE), Winarski; Daniel J. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Method and system for backup and recovery
Patent Number: 9,311,193

Inventors: Hawryluk; Andrew M (Los Altos, CA), Grek; Boris (Hayward, CA), Markle; David A (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Apparatus and methods for improving the intensity profile of a beam image used to process a substrate
Patent Number: 8,153,930

Inventors: Hayakawa; Masahiko (Kanagawa, JP), Sakama; Mitsunori (Kanagawa, JP), Toriumi; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,154,059

Inventors: Hayami; Isao (Yokohama, JP), Johnston; Peter (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for color data compression
Patent Number: 8,155,436

Inventors: Hayamizu; Kazuhiro (Aichi-ken, JP), Yamada; Masatoshi (Aichi-ken, JP), Sawaki; Yukichi (Nagoya, JP), Akagi; Koji (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Ink cartridge, detection device for cartridge identification and ink level detection, and image formation apparatus comprising thereof
Patent Number: 7,360,858

Inventors: Hayase; Shigenori (Kodaira, JP), Yano; Takashi (Tokorozawa, JP), Shida; Masaaki (Hachioji, JP), Yamamoto; Keisuke (Kokubunji, JP), Jia; Yunjian (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for peak suppression in wireless communication systems
Patent Number: 8,155,219

Inventors: Hayashi, legal representative; Tadaaki (Kawasaki, JP), Ema; Taiji (Kawasaki, JP), Ohkawa; Narumi (Kawasaki, JP), Hayashi; Masao (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit including a DRAM and an analog circuit
Patent Number: 7,361,552

Inventors: Hayashi; Etsuko (Yamato, JP), Tanaka; Tomoto (Kawasaki, JP), Sugaya; Yasushi (Kawasaki, JP), Onaka; Miki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical amplifier with pump light source control for Raman amplification
Patent Number: 7,362,499

Inventors: Hayashi; Hideki (Hachioji, JP), Ito; Daisuke (Kokubnji, JP), Asahara; Akinori (Kokubunji, JP), Shimada; Shigeru (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Terminal and data distribution system
Patent Number: 8,156,076

Inventors: Hayashi; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image data encryption method, image data transform method, apparatus for the methods, computer program, and computer-readable storage medium
Patent Number: 7,362,860

Inventors: Hayashi; Kenkichi (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus and imaging method
Patent Number: 8,154,620

Inventors: Hayashi; Masashi (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Valve timing control apparatus
Patent Number: 9,309,789

Inventors: Hayashida; Atsushi (Kariya, JP)
Title: Sound signal output device and program for controlling sound output
Patent Number: 8,155,351

Inventors: Hayes; Patrick H. (Mission Viejo, CA), Conway, Jr.; James N. (Laguna Beach, CA), Lilleness; Robert P. (Seattle, WA), Arling; Paul D. (Irvine, CA)
Title: System and method for automatically setting up a universal remote control
Patent Number: 9,311,814

Inventors: He.beta.; Jurgen (Berlin, DE), Pfister; Petra (Schonwalde, DE), Proseanic; Vladimir (West Bloomfield, MI), Visnepolschi; Svetlana (West Boomfield, MI)
Title: Water-conducting household appliance having a rotatable component
Patent Number: 9,309,615

Inventors: Heers; Cara (Monheim, DE), Stoehr; Thomas (Monheim, DE), Beyreuther; Bettina (Dusseldorf, DE)
Title: Therapy for hyperexcitability disorders
Patent Number: 9,308,183

Inventors: Hendriksma; Nick J. (Grand Rapids, MI)
Title: Deactivating hydraulic lash adjuster for oriented mounting in an engine
Patent Number: 8,151,752

Inventors: Hendrix; Mark (Richardson, TX), Watson; Stephen (Richardson, TX), Mann; Chuck (Omaha, NE)
Title: Compact fiber panel with sliding tray having removable hood
Patent Number: 8,154,886

Inventors: Henley; Francois J. (Aptos, CA)
Title: Method and system for continuous large-area scanning implantation process
Patent Number: 8,153,513

Inventors: Henry; Brian (Sun Prairie, WI)
Title: Hose assembly having varied reinforcing layers
Patent Number: 8,153,218

Inventors: Henry; William (Haddenham, GB)
Title: Conjugated blood coagulation factor VIIa
Patent Number: 9,309,507

Inventors: Henson; Gordon D. (Lake Elmo, MN), DeBaun; Barbara A. (Woodbury, MN), Meis; Michael A. (Stillwater, MN), Schultz; John C. (Afton, MN), Simbal; John J. (Lakeway, TX), Davis; Ronald D. (Cottage Grove, MN)
Title: Illumination system using a plurality of light sources
Patent Number: 7,360,924

Inventors: Henson; Michael (Coto De Caza, CA), Stern; Robert A. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Adding microscopic porosity to the surface of a microcoil to be used for medical implantation
Patent Number: 7,361,367

Inventors: Hente; Dirk (Aachen, DE), Spahr; Holger (Braunschweig, DE), Hamwi; Sami (Braunschweig, DE), Rohr; Alexander (Braunschweig, DE), Kowalsky; Wolfgang (Braunschweig, DE), Rabe; Torsten (Braunschweig, DE)
Title: Light apparatus for generating light
Patent Number: 9,312,314

Inventors: Heo; Jae-Hoon (Suwon, KR)
Title: Recording and reproducing apparatus for use with optical recording medium having real-time, losslessly encoded data
Patent Number: 8,155,973

Inventors: Hergert; Frank (Brandenburg, DE), Probst; Volker (Berlin, DE), Thyen; Jan Rudolf (Brandenburg, DE)
Title: Method for producing a substrate having a colored interference filter layer, this substrate containing a colored interference filter layer, the use of this substrate as a colored solar cell or as a colored solar module or as a component thereof, as well as an array including at least two of these substrates
Patent Number: 9,312,413

Inventors: Herley; Cormac (Bellevue, WA)
Title: System and method for de-noising multiple copies of a signal
Patent Number: 7,362,918

Inventors: Herrmann; Wolfgang Anton (Freising, DE), Schattenmann; Wolfgang (Burghausen, DE), Weskamp; Thomas (Sta. Clara, CA)
Title: Alkylidene complexes of ruthenium containing N-heterocyclic carbene ligands; use as highly active, selective catalysts for olefin metathesis
Patent Number: 8,153,810

Inventors: Hewes; Gerald (Lexington, MA), Hwang; Boon (San Rafael, CA), Pirie; Michael (Redmond, WA), Snyder; Randall (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Mobile messaging short code translation and routing system and method
Patent Number: 8,155,677

Inventors: Heyer; Laurent (Paris, FR), Baconnier; Pierre (Grenoble, FR)
Title: System for quantifying the discrepancy between a patient receiving assisted breathing and a corresponding assistance device
Patent Number: 9,308,337

Inventors: Hidaka; Hidehiko (Kyoto, JP), Hayashi; Shigeo (Kyoto, JP), Ichizaki; Hiroyuki (Kyoto, JP), Nakagawa; Akihiro (Kyoto, JP), Tatara; Tatsuya (Kyoto, JP), Osawa; Harushige (Kyoto, JP), Inoue; Atsushi (Kyoto, JP), Ichimura; Kazuya (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Motor and storage disk drive apparatus
Patent Number: 8,156,513

Inventors: Hideta; Morihiro (Nara-ken, JP), Sato; Koji (Nabari, JP)
Title: Tool of machine tool
Patent Number: 9,308,611

Inventors: Higaki; Seiichi (Ninomiya, JP), Honma; Hisao (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage controller, storage control system, and storage control method
Patent Number: 7,360,037

Inventors: Higashi; Robert E. (Shorewood, MN), Nguyen; Khanh Q. (Bloomington, MN), Newstrom-Peitso; Karen M. (Hopkins, MN), Rezachek; Tom M. (Cottage Grove, MN), Wood; Roland A. (Bloomington, MN)
Title: Micro fuel cell
Patent Number: 8,153,285

Inventors: Higashioji; Takuji (Kyoto, JP), Machida; Tetsuya (Suita, JP), Ohkura; Masatoshi (Otsu, JP), Imanishi; Yasuyuki (Otsu, JP), Ishio; Atsushi (Nagoya, JP), Yamada; Megumi (Ritto, JP)
Title: Biaxially oriented polyphenylene sulfide film
Patent Number: 8,153,732

Inventors: Hilburn; John C. (Austin, TX), Smith; Jeffrey J. (Raleigh, NC), Stanley; Marshall S. (Chapel Hill, NC), Windell; David T. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Monitoring power source redundancy via a power distribution unit
Patent Number: 9,310,413

Inventors: Hildbrand; Stefan (Gelterkinden, CH)
Title: Pseudoproline dipeptides
Patent Number: 8,153,815

Inventors: Hill; Michael J. (Gilbert, AZ), Aygun; Kemal (Chandler, AZ), Eilert; Kimberly D. (Mesa, AZ), Radhakrishnan; Kaladhar (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Controlled equivalent series resistance capacitor
Patent Number: 7,361,969

Inventors: Hindrichs; Paul J (Plymouth, MN), Brenzel; Michael P (St. Paul, MN), Cornelius; Richard G (Wayzata, MN), Swanson; William J (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Apparatus and methods for creating anastomoses
Patent Number: 7,361,181

Inventors: Hinque; Daniel Paul Luc Marie (Habay-la-Neuve, BE)
Title: Pneumatic tire comprising an air pressure regulator and pressure regulator kit
Patent Number: 9,308,784

Inventors: Hinque; Daniel Paul Luc Marie (Habay-la-Neuve, BE)
Title: Compressor for a pneumatic tire and a pneumatic tire comprising a compressor mounted within the tire cavity
Patent Number: 9,308,787

Inventors: Hiraga; Masaki (Tokyo, JP), Habuka; Kensuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image data processing method and imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 8,155,467

Inventors: Hirai; Hideaki (Kanagawa, JP), Umeki; Kazuhiro (Iwate, JP), Nasukawa; Toshimichi (Iwate, JP)
Title: Reflecting wavelength plate and optical pickup using reflecting wavelength plate
Patent Number: 8,154,976

Inventors: Hirai; Hideaki (Kanagawa, JP), Umeki; Kazuhiro (Iwate, JP), Nasukawa; Toshimichi (Iwate, JP)
Title: Reflecting wavelength plate and optical pickup using reflecting wavelength plate
Patent Number: 8,154,977

Inventors: Hirano; Kengo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical transmission apparatus, optical transmission system, apparatus control method, and recording medium on which program for the apparatus is recorded
Patent Number: 8,155,532

Inventors: Hirashima; Tsuyoshi (Kasuya-Gun, JP), Ikeda; Jun (Fukuoka, JP), Ojima; Shuichi (Fukuoka, JP), Hata; Ryouta (Iizuka, JP), Kiuchi; Shinya (Iizuka, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for adjusting inputted color concerning total and specific colors
Patent Number: 8,155,438

Inventors: Hirata; Norihiko (Suita, JP), Yoshimiya; Takanori (Ibaraki, JP), Iwanaga; Yoshihiko (Nishinomiya, JP)
Title: Production method of asymmetric copper complex crystal
Patent Number: 8,153,830

Inventors: Hirota; Kentaro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Breather device in engine
Patent Number: 8,151,776

Inventors: Hirota; Teruto (Moriguchi, JP), Tagawa; Kenji (Katano, JP), Matsushima; Hideki (Studio City, CA), Ishikawa; Tomokazu (Toyonaka, JP), Inoue; Shinji (Neyagawa, JP), Kozuka; Masayuki (Arcadia, CA)
Title: Semiconductor memory card, playback apparatus, recording apparatus, playback method, recording method, and computer-readable recording medium
Patent Number: 8,156,347

Inventors: Ho; Michael Yo-Yun (Burnaby, CA), Ang; Oon-Sim (Vancouver, CA), Tsuji; Barry Kazuto (Burnaby, CA), Varelas; Oreste Basil (Vancouver, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for encoding information
Patent Number: 7,362,759

Inventors: Hoayun; Paul Simon (Willingham, GB)
Title: Configuring registers into low power conditions
Patent Number: 9,311,007

Inventors: Hoch; Robert (Wilton, CT), Ibikunle; Tayo (Wynnewood, PA), Karnin; Ehud (Koranit, IL), Liberis; William A. (Stamford, CT), Nowicki; Tomasz J. (Briarcliff Manor, NY), Reilly; Micheal J. (Malahide, IE), Sachar; Howard E. (Mount Kisco, NY), Tresser; Charles P. (New York, NY), Walach; Eugene (Haifa, IL)
Title: Method and system for discovering significant subsets in collection of documents
Patent Number: 7,360,686

Inventors: Hoentschel; Jan (Dresden, DE), Papageorgiou; Vassilios (Austin, TX), Hannon; Belinda (Austin, TX)
Title: Performance enhancement in PMOS and NMOS transistors on the basis of silicon/carbon material
Patent Number: 8,154,084

Inventors: Hoffmann; Joachim (Achern-Grossweier, DE), Heck; Thomas (Wooster, OH), Cmich; Ryan (Sharon Township, OH), Jameson; Jonathan G. (Dalton, OH)
Title: Anti-rotation mechanism for a closed piston torque converter
Patent Number: 8,151,957

Inventors: Hoffmeyer; Angelika (Constance, DE), Boer; Rainer (Constance, DE), Hessmann; Manuela (Grossensee, DE), Pahl; Andreas (Heidelberg, DE), Dunkern; Torsten (Juchen, DE), Hartung; Simone (Allensbach, DE), Zitt; Christof (Constance, DE), Volz; Jurgen (Radolfzell, DE), Praechter; Christiane (Hamburg, DE), Makhija; Mahindra (Mumbai, IN), Jain; Hiteshkumar (Mumbai, IN), Gavade; Sandip (Mumbai, IN), Prabhu; Arati (Mumbai, IN), Tiwari; Manojkumar (Maharashtra, IN), Keche; Ashish (Maharashtra, IN), Patel; Sarvesh (Maharashtra, IN)
Title: EP2 receptor agonists
Patent Number: 9,309,187

Inventors: Hogdal; Gregory (Redmond, WA), Eldridge; John R. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for replicating virtual memory on a host computer and debugging using replicated memory
Patent Number: 7,360,115

Inventors: Hogg; Joan Heather (Caldwell, NJ), Kester; Robert Francis (West Orange, NJ), Liang; Weiling (Fremont, CA), Yun; Weiya (Warren, NJ)
Title: Azaindolines
Patent Number: 9,309,248

Inventors: Holmquist; Barton (Eagle, NE), Strydom; Daniel J. (Lincoln, NE), Seo; Jin Seog (Mississauga, CA)
Title: Composition for palladium-mediated cleavage of peptides containing CXC, CXH or CHM sequences
Patent Number: 8,153,762

Inventors: Holt; Gary R. (Bell Canyon, CA), Ratner; Edward R. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Video interlacing using object motion estimation
Patent Number: 7,362,374

Inventors: Hom; Richard V. (Troy, MI), Nelson; Eric M. (Durham, NC), Roxin; David C. (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Virtual attribute federation system
Patent Number: 9,311,370

Inventors: Homma; Kiyoshi (Shiga, JP), Nishimura; Akira (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Carbon fiber-made reinforcing woven fabric and prepreg and prepreg production method
Patent Number: 7,361,618

Inventors: Hon; Hsiao-Wuen (Bellevue, WA), Wang; Kuansan (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Sequential multimodal input
Patent Number: 7,363,027

Inventors: Hong; Jin Cheol (Gyeongsangbuk-Do, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display device with link lines connecting to tape carrier package
Patent Number: 8,154,701

Inventors: Hong; Jye Sheng (Singapore, SG)
Title: Operating mode detection in a flyback converter
Patent Number: 8,154,889

Inventors: Hong; Ki-Hyun (Cheonan-si, KR), Ko; Hee-Won (Seoul, KR), Lee; Sang-Kil (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Light source unit, manufacturing method thereof, and display device having the same
Patent Number: 8,152,354

Inventors: Honjo; Kenichi (Osaka, JP), Yumiki; Naoto (Osaka, JP), Ishimaru; Kazuhiko (Osaka, JP)
Title: Camera system and camera body
Patent Number: 8,155,512

Inventors: Hori; Mitsuaki (Kawasaki, JP), Tamura; Naoyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Shigeno; Mayumi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device, manufacture and evaluation methods for semiconductor device, and process condition evaluation method
Patent Number: 7,361,613

Inventors: Hori; Yoshihiro (Gifu, JP)
Title: Method for transmission/reception of contents usage right information in encrypted form, and device thereof
Patent Number: 8,156,339

Inventors: Horikoshi; Ron (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Electric double layer capacitor
Patent Number: 8,154,852

Inventors: Horn; Hans Johann (Bern, CH)
Title: Spine elements for use with albums
Patent Number: 8,152,202

Inventors: Hoshino; Shigeru (Toyota, JP), Imamura; Kenji (Toyota, JP)
Title: Structure for fixing steering column with fastener and disk spring
Patent Number: 7,360,793

Inventors: Hosotani; Yukihiko (Suzuka, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device, driving circuit for the same and driving method for the same
Patent Number: 7,362,299

Inventors: Hosoyamada; Sumikazu (Kawasaki, JP), Tsuji; Kazuto (Kawasaki, JP), Kubota; Yoshihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,361,980

Inventors: Hotta; Aira (Machida, JP), Sasaki; Takashi (Yokohama, JP), Okumura; Haruhiko (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Image display device and image display method
Patent Number: 8,155,388

Inventors: Hougham; Gareth G. (Ossining, NY), Beaman; Brian S. (Cary, NC), Colgan; Evan G. (Chestnut Ridge, NY), Coteus; Paul W. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Oggioni; Stefano S. (Besana in Brianza, IT), Vargas; Enrique (Bronx, NY)
Title: Land grid array (LGA) interposer utilizing metal-on-elastomer hemi-torus and other multiple points of contact geometries
Patent Number: 7,361,024

Inventors: Hougham; Gareth G. (Ossining, NY), Beaman; Brian S. (Cary, NC), Colgan; Evan G. (Chestnut Ridge, NY), Coteus; Paul W. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Oggioni; Stefano S. (Besana in Brianza, IT), Vargas; Enrique (Bronx, NY)
Title: Land grid array (LGA) interposer utilizing metal-on-elastomer hemi-torus and other multiple points of contact geometries
Patent Number: 7,361,025

Inventors: Hougham; Gareth G. (Ossining, NY), Beaman; Brian S. (Cary, NC), Colgan; Evan G. (Chestnut Ridge, NY), Coteus; Paul W. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Oggioni; Stefano S. (Besana in Brianza, IT), Vargas; Enrique (Bronx, NY)
Title: Land grid array (LGA) interposer utilizing metal-on-elastomer hemi-torus and other multiple points of contact geometries
Patent Number: 7,361,026

Inventors: Howorka; Edward R. (Morris Plains, NJ)
Title: Anonymous trading system with improved quote input capabilities
Patent Number: 7,363,268

Inventors: Hsiao; Richard (San Jose, CA), Le; Quang (San Jose, CA), Nguyen; Paul P. (San Jose, CA), Nguyen; Son Van (Los Gatos, CA), Pinarbasi; Mustafa (Morgan Hill, CA), Webb; Patrick R. (San Jose, CA), Zolla; Howard G. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Magnetoresistive/inductive write head assembly formed with seed layers having a uniform thickness
Patent Number: 7,362,543

Inventors: Hsu; Chen-Pin (Taoyuan, TW), Cheng; Chung-Long (Baoshan Township, Hsinchu County, TW), Thei; Kong-Beng (Pao-Shan Village, TW), Chuang; Harry (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Downsize polysilicon height for polysilicon resistor integration of replacement gate process
Patent Number: 8,153,498

Inventors: Hsu; Hong-Kai (Taipei County, TW), Hsu; Ting-Cheng (Hsinchu, TW), Wan; Wei-Lun (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Patching devices and methods thereof for patching firmware functions
Patent Number: 8,156,486

Inventors: Hsu; Lu-Meng (Taipei Hsien, TW), Lo; Yew-Min (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: System and method for managing network connectivity of a CPE using a CMTS
Patent Number: 8,155,024

Inventors: Hu; Lei (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Young-Jae (Seoul, KR), Cho; Hye-Jung (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Jae-yong (Seongnam-si, KR), Joung; Young-soo (Anseong-si, KR)
Title: Hybrid voltage supply apparatus, method of controlling the same, and electronic system employing the same as power supply
Patent Number: 8,153,313

Inventors: Hu; Xuejiao (Rancho Cucamonga, CA), Feitisch; Alfred (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Analytical equipment enclosure incorporating phase changing materials
Patent Number: 8,154,728

Inventors: Huang; Chi-Fang (Taipei, TW), Zhan; Jing-Qing (Taipei, TW)
Title: Planar antenna for radio frequency identification tag
Patent Number: 7,362,281

Inventors: Huang; Chien-Chao (Hsin-Chu, TW), Yang; Fu-Liang (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Programming optical device
Patent Number: 7,361,541

Inventors: Huang; Hsin-Shun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical printed circuit board with two light waveguide layers optically coupled to each other
Patent Number: 9,310,558

Inventors: Huang; Jian-Dau (Taoyuan County, TW), Fan; Sheng-Tang (Hsinchu County, TW), Wu; Lin-Chin (Hsinchu County, TW)
Title: System for identifying connection between devices
Patent Number: 9,310,573

Inventors: Huang; Qunjian (Shanghai, CN), Wei; Chang (Niskayuna, NY), Wang; Tao (Erie, PA), Yang; Hai (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Hydrogen storage electrode
Patent Number: 8,153,308

Inventors: Huang; Yu-Wen (Taipei, TW), Kuo; Chih-Hui (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Image capturing system and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,155,455

Inventors: Hubschneider; Andreas (Stuttgart, DE), Gehrig; Andreas (Ettlingen, DE), Lindner; Markus (Stuttgart, DE), Kroener; Hermann (Remchingen, DE), Katchan; Igor (Leonberg, DE)
Title: Method and device for reducing a mutual influence of pixels of a pixel group
Patent Number: 9,311,891

Inventors: Hug; Joshua D. (Seattle, WA), Fu; Xiaodong (Herndon, VA)
Title: Auto-negotiation of content formats using a secure component model
Patent Number: 9,311,456

Inventors: Hugens, Jr.; John R. (Suwanee, GA), Gorczewski; Mike (Ajax, CA), Carmichael; Ronald Ian (Pickering, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for melting metal
Patent Number: 8,153,049

Inventors: Hughes; David W. (Columbia, MD)
Title: Particle-surface interaction model and method of determining particle-surface interactions
Patent Number: 8,155,939

Inventors: Huiusman; Wilhelmus Marinus (Ede, NL), Kuijpers; Johannes Theodorus Maria (Kapel Avezaath, NL), Moree; Reinier Bernardus (Rotterdam, NL)
Title: Method and system for monitoring and improving the quality of interconnecting cabling systems
Patent Number: 8,155,274

Inventors: Hum; Herbert H. J. (Portland, OR), Goodman; James R. (Madison, WI)
Title: Hierarchical virtual model of a cache hierarchy in a multiprocessor system
Patent Number: 7,360,033

Inventors: Hung; Yi (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Photoelectric conversion device and optical fiber coupling connector
Patent Number: 9,310,571

Inventors: Hursh; Daniel M. (St. Charles, MN), Movall; Paul E. (Rochester, MN), Nelson; Eric J. (Rochester, MN), Reese; Brett J. (Byron, MN)
Title: Utilization of data structures to synchronize copies of a resource
Patent Number: 9,311,379

Inventors: Hussaini; Saied (Miami Gardens, FL), Iacovelli; Marc (Miami Gardens, FL)
Title: Portable hand held multi-source power inverter with pass through device
Patent Number: 8,154,872

Inventors: Huynh-Thu; Thai Q (Rennes, FR), Urban; Fabrice (Thorigne Fouillard, FR)
Title: Device and method for detecting the presence of a logo in a picture
Patent Number: 9,311,533

Inventors: Hwang; Chan (Seoul, KR), Kim; In-Sung (Suwon, KR), Kang; Young-Seog (Yongin, KR)
Title: Photomask for forming photoresist patterns repeating in two dimensions and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,361,433

Inventors: Hwang; Ching-Bai (Tu-Cheng, TW), Zhao; Zhi-Hui (Shenzhen, CN), Lin; Ran (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Cooling fan impeller
Patent Number: 8,152,474

Inventors: Hwang; Kyu-youn (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Joon-ho (Seongnam-si, KR), Park; Chin-sung (Yongin-si, KR), Jeong; Sung-young (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Microfluidic chip and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 8,153,085

Inventors: Hyakuda; Hirokazu (Wakayama, JP), Kakihira; Hiroshi (Fuji, JP), Kamo; Hisao (Ushiku, JP)
Title: Ink jet recording medium
Patent Number: 8,153,212

Inventors: Hyde; David D. (Ontario, NY), Douglas; Joseph S. (Webster, NY)
Title: Dynamic metered fluid volume determination method and related apparatus
Patent Number: 7,361,509

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Livermore, CA)
Title: Plasmon photocatalysis
Patent Number: 8,155,485

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Gates, III; William H. (Redmond, WA), Ishikawa; Muriel Y. (Livermore, CA), Kare; Jordin T. (Seattle, WA), Myhrvold; Nathan P. (Medina, WA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Bellevue, WA), Weaver; Thomas A. (San Mateo, CA), Whitmer; Charles (North Bend, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA), Wood; Victoria Y. H. (Livermore, CA)
Title: Opposed piston electromagnetic engine
Patent Number: 8,151,745

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Kare; Jordin T. (Seattle, WA), Kindsvogel; Wayne R. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Non-external static magnetic field imaging systems, devices, methods, and compositions
Patent Number: 8,154,285

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: 9,307,828

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: 9,307,829

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: 9,307,830

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Petroski; Robert C. (Seattle, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for gathering water
Patent Number: 9,309,653

Inventors: Ichihara; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP), Den; Toru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Structure and process for production thereof
Patent Number: 8,153,189

Inventors: Ichikawa; Ryoichi (Saitama, JP), Umeki; Mitoshi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Piezoelectric frame surrounding a piezoelectric vibrating piece and package with exhaust channel
Patent Number: 8,154,178

Inventors: Ichimi; Hideshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, control method therefor and storage medium
Patent Number: 9,313,347

Inventors: Ida; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP), Matsumoto; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,155,448

Inventors: Ihara; Ichiro (Nishinomiya, JP), Minoura; Kiyoshi (Tenri, JP), Sawayama; Yutaka (Tenri, JP)
Title: Micro corner cube array, method of making the micro corner cube array, and display device
Patent Number: 7,360,907

Inventors: Ihara; Yoshihiro (Nagano, JP)
Title: Socket having two relay boards and a frame for holding a terminal to connect an electronic device to a mounting board
Patent Number: 8,152,535

Inventors: Iida; Hirokazu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Data processing system and method of data processing
Patent Number: 9,311,036

Inventors: Iida; Izuo (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,361,553

Inventors: Iijima; Ryunosuke (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus and control method thereof
Patent Number: 8,154,624

Inventors: Iisaka; Hidehito (Shiojiri, JP), Hosaka; Hiroyuki (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Electro-optical device, method for driving the same, and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,154,499

Inventors: Iizuka; Hachishiro (Yamanashi, JP)
Title: Baffle plate and substrate processing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,152,925

Inventors: Iizuka; Yoshio (Kanagawa, JP), Kawai; Tomoaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Stereo image display apparatus and method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,362,324

Inventors: Ikeda; Eiichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Fukui; Takaaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: White balance correction including indicative white color determination based on regions in a divided image
Patent Number: 7,362,356

Inventors: Ikeda; Motoki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing system, information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program therefor
Patent Number: 9,313,346

Inventors: Ikegami; Satoru (Kyoto, JP), Hoshina; Yoichiro (Kyoto, JP)
Title: 2-phenyl-3-heteroarylpropionic acid derivative or salt thereof and medicine containing the same
Patent Number: 7,361,679

Inventors: Ikeno; Takahiro (Owariasahi, JP)
Title: Image reading apparatus
Patent Number: 7,362,479

Inventors: Ikuno; Masaya (Kanagawa, JP), Hashimoto; Ken (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Ink absorbing particle, material set for recording and recording apparatus
Patent Number: 8,152,292

Inventors: Imafuku; Kazuaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Reconfigurable integrated circuit device to automatically configure an initialization circuit
Patent Number: 7,362,132

Inventors: Imai; Ayato (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and method of controlling same
Patent Number: 8,154,762

Inventors: Imai; Hideo (Shimosuwa-machi, JP)
Title: Optical element storage package, optical filter device, optical module, and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 9,309,043

Inventors: Imblum; Raymond William (Corona, CA)
Title: Disk drive support system
Patent Number: 7,362,565

Inventors: Inagaki; Ryosuke (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Audio amplifier circuit and audio IC having the same
Patent Number: 7,362,871

Inventors: Inomata; Makoto (Higashi Ibaraki-gun, JP), Okada; Tsuyoshi (Yokohama, JP), Imura; Kozo (Yokohama, JP), Sasaki; Hajime (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method of refining petroleum and refining apparatus
Patent Number: 7,361,266

Inventors: Inomori; Toshinori (Shizuoka, JP), Ishida; Yousuke (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Friction clutch and vehicle equipped with the same
Patent Number: 8,151,926

Inventors: Inoue; Hirowo (Kawasaki, JP), Ishikawa; Hisashi (Yokohama, JP), Tajika; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP), Fujita; Miyuki (Tokyo, JP), Konno; Yuji (Kawasaki, JP), Takahashi; Kenji (Kawasaki, JP), Kawatoko; Norihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming system and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,360,852

Inventors: Inoue; Koichi (Yokohama Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Temperature estimation circuit and count value correction circuit
Patent Number: 9,310,260

Inventors: Inoue; Shigemitsu (Yokohama, JP), Ishii; Yohsuke (Tokyo, JP), Nakamura; Koichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Inter-domain replication of service information
Patent Number: 9,313,231

Inventors: Inoue; Yusuke (Wako, JP)
Title: Muffler device for motorcycle
Patent Number: 8,151,932

Inventors: Inukai; Katsumi (Iwakura, JP)
Title: Power supply device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,362,591

Inventors: Ippolito; Stephen Bradley (Yorktown Heights, NY), Weger; Alan J. (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for probing a wafer
Patent Number: 9,310,429

Inventors: Iriuchijima; Kazunari (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Data printing method using a small printer and a commodity data register
Patent Number: 7,360,696

Inventors: Irving; Lyn M. (Rochester, NY), Levy; David H. (Rochester, NY), Thai; Lan B. (Penfield, NY)
Title: Multicolored mask process for making display circuitry
Patent Number: 8,153,352

Inventors: Ishibashi; Hiromichi (Ibaraki, JP), Furumiya; Shigeru (Himeji, JP), Nakamura; Atsushi (Moriguchi, JP), Minamino; Junichi (Nara, JP), Ishida; Takashi (Yawata, JP)
Title: Optical disk medium and method and apparatus for reading information
Patent Number: 7,362,664

Inventors: Ishibashi; Hitoshi (Kamakura, JP), Ariizumi; Osamu (Yokohama, JP), Kobayashi; Shinji (Atsugi, JP), Kobayashi; Kazumi (Tokyo-to, JP), Uchida; Fukutoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Enami; Takashi (Chigasaki, JP), Morimoto; Ryohta (Ebina, JP), Hasegawa; Shin (Zama, JP), Kato; Shinji (Kawasaki, JP), Fujimori; Kohta (Yokohama, JP), Takeuchi; Nobutaka (Yokohama, JP), Tanaka; Kayoko (Tokyo, JP), Hirayama; Yuushi (Sagamihara, JP), Watanabe; Naoto (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus capable of reducing a lengthy duration of an adjustment control
Patent Number: 8,155,543

Inventors: Ishibashi; Yoshihito (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, information processing method, information providing medium, information decryption apparatus, and information recording medium
Patent Number: 8,156,555

Inventors: Ishida; Seiki (Koshi, JP), Yamamoto; Taro (Koshi, JP)
Title: Coating and developing system and coating and developing method
Patent Number: 8,154,106

Inventors: Ishiga; Kenichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Interpolation processing apparatus and recording medium having interpolation processing program recorded therein
Patent Number: 7,362,897

Inventors: Ishikawa; Hiroki (Kagawa-ken, JP), Sakaguchi; Satoru (Kagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Disposable pull-on wearing article
Patent Number: 7,361,802

Inventors: Ishikawa; Hiroyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Fudaba; Nobukazu (Kawasaki, JP), Hamada; Hajime (Kawasaki, JP), Utsunomiya; Yuichi (Kawasaki, JP), Nagatani; Kazuo (Kawasaki, JP), Maniwa; Toru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Power amplifying apparatus
Patent Number: 8,154,341

Inventors: Ishikawa; Tetsuhiro (Nishikamo-gun, JP), Fujii; Satoshi (Toyota, JP)
Title: AC voltage generating apparatus and motive power outputting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,362,597

Inventors: Ishizaki; Tooru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Document encoding apparatus, document encoding method, and computer-readable storage medium
Patent Number: 8,156,088

Inventors: Isobe; Shin-ichi (Tokyo, JP), Nishida; Katsutoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Radio communication terminal and communication method
Patent Number: 9,313,815

Inventors: Isobe; Shinichi (Yokosuka, JP), Igarashi; Ken (Yokohama, JP), Iwasaki; Atsushi (Yokosuka, JP), Nishimura; Kenji (Yokosuka, JP), Koshimizu; Takashi (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Handover control apparatus, relay router, gateway apparatus, access router base station, mobile communication system, and handover control method
Patent Number: 7,362,728

Inventors: Isogai; Tomoyuki (Aichi, JP)
Title: Turbocharger
Patent Number: 9,309,805

Inventors: Israelsson; Martin (Spanga, SE), Wahlqvist; Mattias (Madrid, ES), Buchmayer; Mats (Stockholm, SE), Dahlen; Anders (Vasterhaninge, SE)
Title: Method and apparatus for automatically determining neighbor cells in a wireless telecommunication system
Patent Number: 8,155,647

Inventors: Itakura; Takayuki (Shizuoka, JP), Kotaki; Takaaki (Shizuoka, JP), Kaya; Takaaki (Shizuoka, JP), Hayami; Kazuhiko (Shizuoka, JP), Komatsu; Nozomu (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Color toner, and full-color image-forming method
Patent Number: 7,361,441

Inventors: Itazu; Naoki (Nagoya, JP), Yamashita; Toshiya (Toyota, JP), Nakashima; Yoichi (Nisshin, JP)
Title: Device for controlling power transmission apparatus
Patent Number: 9,309,965

Inventors: Ito; Heinz W. (Topsfield, MA), Pai; Robert (Danvers, MA), Cavallaro; Albert M. (Durham, NH), Gotay; James A. (Lowell, MA)
Title: Base with integrated heatsink for compact fluorescent lamps
Patent Number: 7,361,040

Inventors: Itou; Osamu (Tokyo, JP), Abe; Makoto (Tokoy, JP)
Title: Transreflective liquid crystal display panel having a wide viewing angle
Patent Number: 7,362,400

Inventors: Itsuji; Takeaki (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Terahertz wave generating device and apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 8,153,999

Inventors: Iwaki; Junpei (Mie, JP)
Title: Drawing device
Patent Number: 8,151,413

Inventors: Iwama; Hideki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Hard disk device having normal and low density memory regions
Patent Number: 7,362,532

Inventors: Iwamoto; Akihisa (Osaka, JP), Morii; Hideki (Osaka, JP), Mizunaga; Takayuki (Osaka, JP), Nakaminami; Kazuya (Osaka, JP), Horiuchi; Satoshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device and drive method for same
Patent Number: 9,311,881

Inventors: Iwamoto; Hiroyuki (Sanda, JP)
Title: Elongation rolling control method
Patent Number: 8,151,612

Inventors: Iwase; Daisuke (Utsunomiya, JP), Korenaga; Nobushige (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Processing apparatus and article manufacturing method using same
Patent Number: 9,310,688

Inventors: Iwashita; Yasusuke (Yamanashi, JP), Okita; Tadashi (Yamanashi, JP), Kawamura; Hiroyuki (Yamanashi, JP), Ikai; Satoshi (Yamanashi, JP)
Title: Control device for servo die cushion
Patent Number: 7,360,391

Inventors: Iwatsu; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Koike; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information reproduction device and method and program
Patent Number: 8,156,122

Inventors: Izhikevich; Eugene M. (San Diego, CA), Szatmary; Botond (San Diego, CA), Petre; Csaba (San Diego, CA), Piekniewski; Filip (San Diego, CA), Canoy; Michael-David Nakayoshi (San Diego, CA), Kimball; Robert Howard (San Diego, CA), Wegrzyn; Jan Krzys (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods for memory management in parallel networks
Patent Number: 9,311,596

Inventors: Izutani; Akira (Osaka, JP)
Title: Developer, and image forming apparatus and image forming method using the developer
Patent Number: 8,153,342

Inventors: Jacquin; Thierry (St. Martin d'Uriage, FR), Clier; Johan (Meylan, FR), Calapodescu; Ioan (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Homomorphic cryptography modeling in support of privacy policies
Patent Number: 9,313,022

Inventors: Jaeschke; Birger (Backnang, DE)
Title: Method and device for controlling a power source and power source having such a device
Patent Number: 8,153,932

Inventors: Jahn; Michael D. (Jasper, IN), Griffin; Matthew Todd (Bloomington, IN), Popkie, Jr.; Norman (Oolitic, IN)
Title: Apparatus and method for water vapor removal in an ion mobility spectrometer
Patent Number: 7,361,206

Inventors: Jain; Kapil (Santa Clara, CA), Annadore; Sriharsha (San Jose, CA)
Title: Low-power method and circuitry of determining headphone type and monitoring activity
Patent Number: 9,313,595

Inventors: Jameson; Jonathan (Canton, OH), Uhler; Adam (Sterling, OH), Soto; Andre (Tallmadge, OH)
Title: Damper with two-piece plate configuration
Patent Number: 8,152,646

Inventors: Jamjoom; Hani Talal (Cos Cob, CT), Kumar; Dinesh (Sleepy Hollow, NY), Shae; Zon-Yin (Salem, NY)
Title: Strategic placement of jobs for spatial elasticity in a high-performance computing environment
Patent Number: 9,311,146

Inventors: Jang; Byung-Tak (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Data reception apparatus
Patent Number: 8,156,365

Inventors: Jang; Chan-Kyoo (Changwon, KR), Kim; Byong-Yeul (Changwon, KR), Lee; Soo-Beom (Changwon, KR)
Title: Home-bar door opening/closing device for refrigerator
Patent Number: 7,360,278

Inventors: Jang; Hyeon-Yong (Ohsan-si, KR)
Title: Device and method of driving light source in display devices
Patent Number: 7,362,303

Inventors: Jang; Jing-Song (Cupertino, CA), McArdle; James Michael (Austin, TX), Spicer; Michael John Elvery (Lafayette, CA)
Title: Transfer of data from positional data sources to partitioned databases in restartable environments
Patent Number: 8,156,084

Inventors: Jang; Yue-Teh (Fremont, CA), Tsugita; Ross S. (Mountain View, CA), Addis; Bruce S. (Redwood City, CA), Maahs; Tracy D. (Santa Clara, CA), Chang; Jean C. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Endoluminal occlusion-irrigation catheter with aspiration capabilities and methods of use
Patent Number: 8,152,782

Inventors: Janowska; Izabela (Strasbourg, FR), Begin; Dominique (Achenheim, FR), Chizari; Kambiz (Calgary, CA), Ersen; Ovidiu (Strasbourg, FR), Bernhardt; Pierre (Heiligenberg, FR), Romero; Thierry (Strasbourg, FR), Ledoux; Marc (Strasbourg, FR), Pham-Huu; Cuong (Strasbourg, FR)
Title: Preparation of graphene by mechanically thinning graphite materials
Patent Number: 9,309,122

Inventors: Jantzi; Philip J. (Waterloo, CA), Murison; David A. (Kitchener, CA)
Title: Inkjet apparatus and a method of controlling an inkjet mechanism
Patent Number: 7,360,862

Inventors: Jaussi; James E. (Hillsboro, OR), Casper; Bryan K. (Hillsboro, OR), Balamuragan; Ganesh (Urbana, IL), Mooney; Stephen R. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for clock deskew
Patent Number: 7,362,837

Inventors: Jayakumar; Sarathy (Portland, OR), Kumar; Mohan J. (Aloha, OR), Kinney; Michael D. (Olympia, WA)
Title: System management interrupt handling for multi-core processors
Patent Number: 9,311,138

Inventors: Jendoubi; Elyes (Zurich, CH), Djamshidian; Ramin (Zurich, CH)
Title: Composition for flexible membranes
Patent Number: 9,309,400

Inventors: Jensen; Axel Frank (Fredensborg, DK), Lindqvist; Fredrik (Alvsjo, SE), Wia; Adam (Haninge, SE)
Title: Method and arrangement for estimation of line properties
Patent Number: 7,362,850

Inventors: Jeong; Samuel Seok Jae (Sherwood, OR), Frank; Ian Joseph (Wilsonville, OR)
Title: Envelope feed apparatus
Patent Number: 8,152,155

Inventors: Jeoung; Hun (Gyeongsangbuk-do, KR), Kim; Sang Ho (Choongchungnam, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display device and fabrication method thereof
Patent Number: 7,362,396

Inventors: Jiang; Junwei (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Cathode compositions for lithium-ion electrochemical cells
Patent Number: 8,153,301

Inventors: Jiang; Shan (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Backlash compensation control method, backlash compensation controller and backlash compensation control program
Patent Number: 7,363,109

Inventors: Jianglin; Yan (Fujian, CN), Ximin; Chen (Fujian, CN)
Title: Faucet spray head
Patent Number: 8,152,078

Inventors: Johnson; Christopher S. (Meridian, ID)
Title: Dynamically setting burst length of double data rate memory device by applying signal to at least one external pin during a read or write transaction
Patent Number: 8,156,262

Inventors: Johnson; Jerry W. (Raleigh, NC), Piner; Edwin L. (Cary, NC), Linthicum; Kevin J. (Cary, NC)
Title: Semiconductor device-based sensors
Patent Number: 7,361,946

Inventors: Johnson; Michael A. (Stillwater, MN)
Title: Cross-linked primer composition and use thereof in thermoformable films
Patent Number: 7,361,402

Inventors: Johnson; Terence L. (Fairfax, VA), Miller; Timothy R. (Arlington, VA), Sharma; Nitin (Centreville, VA)
Title: Circuit and method for adjusting timing alignment using programmable codes
Patent Number: 7,362,840

Inventors: Jones; John E. (Winnetka, IL), Jones; Paul A. (Glenview, IL), Jones; William J. (Barrington, IL), Mennie; Douglas U. (Barrington, IL)
Title: Automated document processing system using full image scanning
Patent Number: 7,362,891

Inventors: Jones; Phillip L. (Fremont, CA), Chang; Mark S. (Los Altos, CA), Bell; Scott A. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Etch process for CD reduction of arc material
Patent Number: 7,361,588

Inventors: Jones; Roydn (Redondo Beach, CA)
Title: Radiation-shielded semiconductor assembly
Patent Number: 8,154,881

Inventors: Joyce; Thomas P. (Wilkins Township, PA), Schriver; Ralph H. (Tarentum, PA), Spohn; Michael A. (Butler, PA), Dedola; Salvatore J. (New Kensington, PA)
Title: Pressure jacket system with pivotal locking members
Patent Number: 7,361,156

Inventors: Ju; Ted (Keelung, TW)
Title: Electrical connector
Patent Number: 7,361,022

Inventors: Jun; Sung Bae (Seoul, KR), Yoon; Kyoung Ro (Seoul, KR), Kang; Bae Guen (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling reproduction of video contents
Patent Number: 7,362,950

Inventors: Jung; Chung-Kyung (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method for fabricating metal interconnection of semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,153,518

Inventors: Jung; Hyo Jin (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal and system scan method thereof
Patent Number: 8,155,643

Inventors: Jung; Yong Chae (Daegu-si, KR), Kim; Hoon Bae (Seoul, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 8,154,533

Inventors: Jung; Yong Hwan (Kwanglu, KR), Jo; Sun Tae (Kyungki-Do, KR), Kim; Tae Gyun (Suwon, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method of identifying a SIM card owner
Patent Number: 7,360,711

Inventors: Jwa; Jeong-Woo (Jeju, KR)
Title: Orthogonal frequency division multiplexing wireless communication operable on frequency selective channel, and channel compensation method
Patent Number: 8,155,073

Inventors: Kabasawa; Mitsuaki (Ehime, JP), Tsukihara; Mitsukuni (Ehime, JP)
Title: Method to increase low-energy beam current in irradiation system with ion beam
Patent Number: 7,361,892

Inventors: Kabeya; Kazuhisa (Machida, JP), Ishida; Kyohei (Kawasaki, JP), Ishioka; Munehiro (Fukuyama, JP), Takahashi; Hideyuki (Fukuyama, JP), Ishii; Toshio (Fukuyama, JP), Miyakawa; Yoichi (Kasaoka, JP), Gamou; Akira (Fukuyama, JP), Suzuki; Yoshikazu (Fukuyama, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing hot-dip plated metal strip and apparatus for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,361,385

Inventors: Kaercher; Andreas (Weingarten, DE)
Title: Method and arrangement for improving the grayscale resolution of a monochrome monitor
Patent Number: 8,154,562

Inventors: Kagehiro; Tatsuhiko (Kokubunji, JP), Nagayoshi; Hiroto (Kokubunji, JP), Sako; Hiroshi (Shiki, JP), Uemura; Toshiro (Nisshin, JP), Nagaya; Yuji (Seto, JP)
Title: System and method for tracing bank notes
Patent Number: 8,155,423

Inventors: Kakande; Joseph K. (Jersey City, NJ)
Title: Communication fabric for a cluster of network hosts
Patent Number: 9,312,980

Inventors: Kakiuchi; Takao (Kyoto, JP), Wakii; Takeshi (Kyoto, JP), Maruyama; Sho (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Oscillator circuit with regulated V-I output stage
Patent Number: 7,362,189

Inventors: Kakivaya; Gopala Krishna R. (Sammamish, WA), Hasha; Richard L. (Seattle, WA), Rodeheffer; Thomas Lee (Mountain View, WA)
Title: Maintaining membership within a federation infrastructure
Patent Number: 7,362,718

Inventors: Kakumaru; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP), Morimoto; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Radio terminal unit and radio communication system
Patent Number: 7,362,720

Inventors: Kakutani; Toshiaki (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Image processing technique for tone number conversion of image data
Patent Number: 7,362,473

Inventors: Kalasapur; Swaroop (Sunnyvale, CA), Song; Yu (Pleasanton, CA), Cheng; Doreen (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and system for generating playlists for content items
Patent Number: 8,156,118

Inventors: Kallus; Christopher (Frankfurt am Main, DE), Broenstrup; Mark (Frankfurt am Main, DE), Evers; Andreas (Frankfurt am Main, DE), Globisch; Anja (Frankfurt am Main, DE), Schreuder; Herman (Frankfurt am Main, DE), Wagner; Michael (Frankfurt am Main, DE)
Title: Macrocyclic urea and sulfamide derivatives as inhibitors of TAFIa
Patent Number: 9,309,207

Inventors: Kamada; Minori (Shiga, JP), Kawabe; Kenichi (Shiga, JP)
Title: Plasma display rear panel and its manufacturing method
Patent Number: 8,154,203

Inventors: Kamada; Yudai (Tokyo, JP), Osabe; Taro (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Seiichi (Tokyo, JP), Kandori; Akihiko (Tokyo, JP), Kawabata; Ryuzo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Magnetic field measuring apparatus and method for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 9,310,447

Inventors: Kamata; Takeshi (Shizuoka, JP), Suzuki; Shigeharu (Shizuoka, JP), Sugimura; Keigo (Shizuoka, JP), Yagi; Kiyoshi (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Wire recycling method
Patent Number: 7,361,840

Inventors: Kamata; Yuichi (Isehara, JP), Taninaka; Kiyoshi (Ebina, JP), Endo; Yasuhiro (Ebina, JP), Yabuki; Akihiko (Isehara, JP)
Title: Driving device, electronic device, and drive control program
Patent Number: 9,310,914

Inventors: Kamikawa; Masayuki (Hitachinaka, JP), Matsuo; Toshiaki (Mito, JP), Okamoto; Naruyasu (Tokyo, JP), Oka; Kenichiro (Mito, JP), Kondo; Takeyuki (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Equipment and method for producing polyhydroxycarboxylic acid
Patent Number: 8,153,754

Inventors: Kamiki; Yasuaki (Kitakyushu, JP), Nagamatsu; Seigou (Kitakyushu, JP)
Title: Armature of linear motor, linear motor and method of manufacturing armature
Patent Number: 9,312,734

Inventors: Kamimura; Kenji (Hachioji, JP), Suga; Takeshi (Hino, JP), Shono; Yuki (Evanston, IL), Takaoka; Hideyuki (Hachioji, JP), Ito; Ryosuke (Hino, JP)
Title: Optical measurement apparatus and endoscope system
Patent Number: 9,307,910

Inventors: Kaminaka; Hideya (Nishinomiya, JP), Imamura; Junko (Amagasaki, JP), Higashida; Yasuto (Kobe, JP)
Title: Stainless steel material for a separator of a solid polymer fuel cell and a solid polymer fuel cell using the separator
Patent Number: 9,312,546

Inventors: Kaminski, Jr.; Charles (Omaha, NE)
Title: Systems for comparing image fingerprints
Patent Number: 8,156,132

Inventors: Kaminsky; Robert D. (Houston, TX), Rasmussen; Chad C. (Houston, TX)
Title: Downhole burner wells for in situ conversion of organic-rich rock formations
Patent Number: 8,151,877

Inventors: Kaminsky; Robert D. (Houston, TX), Symington; William A. (Houston, TX), Yeakel; Jesse D. (Missouri City, TX), Thomas; Michele M. (Houston, TX), Krohn; Steve R. (Spring, TX)
Title: Combined development of oil shale by in situ heating with a deeper hydrocarbon resource
Patent Number: 8,151,884

Inventors: Kamio; Mitsugu (Ebina, JP)
Title: Image processor, image forming apparatus, image processing method and computer readable medium
Patent Number: 8,155,376

Inventors: Kamiyama; Eiichi (Mishima, JP), Tateno; Manabu (Shizuoka, JP), Hisaminato; Naoto (Susono, JP)
Title: Variable compression ratio V-type internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 9,309,816

Inventors: Kanamarlapudi; Sitaramanjaneyulu (San Diego, CA), Hsu; Liangchi (San Diego, CA)
Title: Apparatus and methods for managing hyper frame number (HFN) de-synchronization in radio link control (RLC) unacknowledged mode (UM)
Patent Number: 9,313,756

Inventors: Kanamori; Satoko (Kanagawa, JP), Jung; Giman (Kanagawa, JP), Tanaka; Yoshinori (Kanagawa, JP), Takayama; Aiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Immunoassay method for human CXCL1 protein
Patent Number: 9,309,312

Inventors: Kanbe; Hideo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging device, method of manufacturing solid-state imaging device and method of driving solid-state imaging device
Patent Number: 8,154,056

Inventors: Kanda; Akihiko (Kawasaki, JP), Watanabe; Yumi (Tokyo, JP), Nakamura; Shun (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image capturing apparatus and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 9,313,469

Inventors: Kandogan; Eser (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Detecting and describing visible features on a visualization
Patent Number: 9,311,899

Inventors: Kandogan; Eser (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Detecting and describing visible features on a visualization
Patent Number: 9,311,900

Inventors: Kandogan; Eser (San Jose, CA), Zhai; Shumin (San Jose, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method using color-coded or pattern-coded keys in two-key input per character text entry
Patent Number: 7,362,243

Inventors: Kandolf; Helmut (Graz, AT), Kalms; Sven (Taufkirchen, DE), Kuzmenka; Maksim (Munich, DE), Hausmann; Michael (Graz, AT)
Title: Memory arrangement having a plurality of RAM chips
Patent Number: 7,362,650

Inventors: Kane; Travis David (Mooroolbark, AU)
Title: Distributed installation configuration system and method
Patent Number: 8,156,489

Inventors: Kaneda; Yasufumi (Yokohama, JP), Moriya; Akira (Yokohama, JP), Sakinada; Kaoru (Yokohama, JP), Aikawa; Shunichi (Yokohama, JP), Kondou; Yoshinori (Yokohama, JP), Yamashita; Takashi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Electronic component and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,153,476

Inventors: Kang; Min-Gu (Changwon-si, KR), Lee; Kyu-Chul (Changwon-si, KR), Son; Chang-Woo (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Door for washing machine
Patent Number: 8,151,603

Inventors: Kang; Seong Cheol (Osan-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for controlling CPU speed transition
Patent Number: 7,360,101

Inventors: Kang; Seong-Taek (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Yoo; Seung-Hon (Seoul, KR), Kim; Wae-Yeul (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Optical disc cartridge and apparatus having a disc fixing/releasing mechanism for recording or reproducing data
Patent Number: 7,360,229

Inventors: Kanno; Kazuhiko (Odawara, JP), Yoshino; Yasufumi (Numazu, JP), Oba; Katsuhiko (Odawara, JP)
Title: Process cartridge and electrophotographic image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,155,557

Inventors: Kanno; Kazuhiko (Odawara, JP), Yoshino; Yasufumi (Numazu, JP), Oba; Katsuhiko (Odawara, JP)
Title: Process cartridge and electrophotographic image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,310,762

Inventors: Kano; Masao (Gamagori, JP)
Title: Leak detector for evaporated fuel
Patent Number: 7,360,401

Inventors: Kanouda; Akihiko (Hitachinaka, JP), Kurihara; Ryuji (Kamakura, JP), Sakuramori; Fusao (Yokohama, JP), Mochizuki; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP), Sugawara; Yoshihiko (Yokohama, JP), Joraku; Masami (Tokai, JP)
Title: Circuit board and image display apparatus
Patent Number: 8,153,903

Inventors: Karaki; Kenji (Ina, JP)
Title: Microscope apparatus
Patent Number: 7,362,501

Inventors: Karis; Thomas E. (Aromas, CA), Marchon; Bruno (Palo Alto, CA), Pathem; Bala K. (Fremont, CA), Rose dit Rose; Franck D. (San Jose, CA), Rubin; Kurt A. (San Jose, CA), Schreck; Erhard (San Jose, CA)
Title: Vapor phase chemical mechanical polishing of magnetic recording disks
Patent Number: 9,312,141

Inventors: Kariyazaki; Shuuichi (Kanagawa, JP), Oikawa; Ryuichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device with semiconductor chip and wiring layers
Patent Number: 9,312,216

Inventors: Karlsson; Thomas (Lund, SE)
Title: Method and arrangement relating communication devices
Patent Number: 8,155,042

Inventors: Karnawat; Kuldeep (Bellevue, WA), Wang; Lu (Bothell, WA), Mydland; Mark B. (Bothell, WA), Fox; Steven C. (Bothell, WA), Shimizu; Takeshi (Bellevue, WA), Taylor; Thomas A. (Seattle, WA), White; Thomas D. (Carnation, WA), Zhang; Ying (Issaquah, WA), Dumais; Susan T. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Search system using user behavior data
Patent Number: 7,363,282

Inventors: Kasai; Masahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Yokoyama; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP), Okawa; Shigeru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Transmitter-receiver
Patent Number: 8,155,037

Inventors: Katada; Kazuhiro (Aichi-gun, JP), Rifu; Toshihiro (Nasu-gun, JP), Nagata; Kiyoshi (Otawara, JP)
Title: Apparatus unit replacement assisting method and system
Patent Number: 7,363,255

Inventors: Katano; Koji (Susono, JP)
Title: Fuel cell system having switching fuel flow
Patent Number: 8,153,321

Inventors: Katano; Seiichi (Cupertino, CA), Nuggehalli; Jayasimha (Cupertino, CA), Kim; Seong (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Approach for printing policy-enabled electronic documents using locked printing and a shared memory data structure
Patent Number: 9,311,031

Inventors: Katayama; Tetsutaro (Kanagawa, JP), Ishikawa; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical fiber, optical fiber amplifier, and optical fiber laser light source
Patent Number: 7,362,937

Inventors: Kato; Akira (Osaka-fu, JP)
Title: Mobile communication terminal
Patent Number: 8,154,659

Inventors: Kato; Hitoshi (Toride, JP), Ishikawa; Naoki (Kashiwa, JP), Fukatsu; Yasuo (Abiko, JP), Tomii; Taishi (Matsudo, JP)
Title: Sheet processing apparatus that aligns sheets and image forming system
Patent Number: 9,309,076

Inventors: Kato; Masahiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Translation apparatus, translation method and computer readable medium
Patent Number: 8,155,944

Inventors: Kato; Minako (Kawasaki, JP), Torigoe; Makoto (Setagaya-ku, JP)
Title: Image processing and ink-jet recording apparatus for carrying out processing for reducing amount of ink delivered from recording apparatus to recording medium
Patent Number: 7,360,869

Inventors: Kato; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Totsuka; Hirofumi (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Solid state imaging apparatus and method of driving the same
Patent Number: 8,154,639

Inventors: Katou; Kei (Tokyo, JP), Kosaka; Yosuke (Tokyo, JP), Yamashita; Rikiya (Tokyo, JP), Koiwa; Mitsumasa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Patterned retardation film for three-dimensional display and method for producing mold for patterned alignment film for three-dimensional display
Patent Number: 9,310,543

Inventors: Katsumata; Kazuhiko (Saitama, JP)
Title: Vacuum carburization method and vacuum carburization apparatus
Patent Number: 8,152,935

Inventors: Katsumata; Ryota (Yokohama, JP), Aochi; Hideaki (Kawasaki, JP), Kito; Masaru (Yokohama, JP), Tanaka; Hiroyasu (Tokyo, JP), Ishiduki; Megumi (Yokohama, JP), Komori; Yosuke (Yokohama, JP), Kidoh; Masaru (Komae, JP), Fukuzumi; Yoshiaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Non-volatile semiconductor storage device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,154,068

Inventors: Katsuyama; Goro (Kanagawa, JP), Kabumoto; Masaaki (Chiba, JP), Amemiya; Kanae (Tokyo, JP), Miki; Osamu (Kanagawa, JP), Aoki; Hideo (Kanagawa, JP), Tanaka; Akiyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Compact front-operable image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,152,294

Inventors: Kaunisto; Risto Heikki (Espoo, FI), Heikkinen; Jari Johannes (Helsinki, FI), Riekki; Jonne Juhani (Espoo, FI), Kaukovuori; Jouni Kristian (Vantaa, FI), Eloranta; Petri Tapani (Espoo, FI)
Title: Filter circuitry
Patent Number: 9,313,053

Inventors: Kautzsch; Karl (Schwanstetten, DE), Reindler; Albrecht (Weissenohe, DE)
Title: Spin-stabilized artillery projectile
Patent Number: 7,360,490

Inventors: Kawai; Hideki (Kobe, JP)
Title: Method for fabricating a glass substrate, method for fabricating a magnetic disk, and magnetic disk
Patent Number: 8,153,284

Inventors: Kawai; Takamitsu (Obu, JP), Kawaura; Masafumi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Waste ink tank and inkjet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,360,864

Inventors: Kawakami; Hiroshi (Fujinomiya, JP), Nakano; Ryoichi (Fujinomiya, JP)
Title: Recording medium, method for manufacturing same, and inkjet recording method
Patent Number: 8,153,210

Inventors: Kawamura; Hideaki (Tokyo, JP), Togashi; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Plunger rod and syringe
Patent Number: 9,308,328

Inventors: Kawamura; Hiroki (Nisshin, JP)
Title: Ink supply device and inkjet image recording device
Patent Number: 8,152,286

Inventors: Kawamura; Yoshinori (Kanagawa, JP), Matsuba; Kikuo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Planographic printing plate feeding apparatus
Patent Number: 7,360,485

Inventors: Kawano; Tetsuo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Process for producing carbonate particles
Patent Number: 8,153,093

Inventors: Kawasaki; Shuhei (Mishima, JP), Adachi; Motoki (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Kawaguchi; Yuji (Mishima, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus with electrostatic capacity detection
Patent Number: 8,155,539

Inventors: Kawase; Michio (Abiko, JP), Komatsu; Shunichi (Abiko, JP), Masuda; Michiharu (Abiko, JP), Osari; Yoshihito (Tokyo, JP), Hombo; Tsunao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, image forming apparatus, image forming system, information processing method, and image forming method
Patent Number: 8,156,562

Inventors: Kawase; Takeo (Suwa, JP), Moriya; Soichi (Chino, JP), Harada; Mitsuaki (Chino, JP)
Title: Transistor, circuit board, display and electronic equipment
Patent Number: 7,361,927

Inventors: Kawashima; Isamu (Tokyo, JP), Sato; Hideshi (Tokyo, JP), Kino; Hideo (Tokyo, JP), Ametani; Minoru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Surface protection film peeling method and surface protection film peeling device
Patent Number: 8,151,856

Inventors: Kawashima; Yasukuni (Oyama, JP), Orita; Tetsuo (Madison, WI)
Title: Engine fuel supply system
Patent Number: 8,151,770

Inventors: Kawashima; Yasuyuki (Kobe, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for analyzing bacteria
Patent Number: 8,153,418

Inventors: Kazi; Asimuddin (Naperville, IL), Resch; Jason K. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Threshold decoding of data based on trust levels
Patent Number: 9,311,179

Inventors: Ke; Yun-Lung (Tu-cheng, TW), Ku; Po-Kang (Tu-cheng, TW), Hung; Chen-Ta (Tu-cheng, TW)
Title: Multi-band antenna
Patent Number: 8,154,468

Inventors: Keenan; Phil (Dublin, IE), MacDermott; Pat (Kildare, IE), Dooley; Kevin (Wicklow, IE)
Title: Method of making an inkjet printhead
Patent Number: 8,152,280

Inventors: Kelly; Gregory J. (Lewes, DE), Lehmann; Douglas M. (Park Ridge, NJ)
Title: Apparatus and method for product counting, grouping and discharging
Patent Number: 9,309,061

Inventors: Kelman; David C. (Collierville, TN), Forster; Hamish (Memphis, TN), Brown; Malcolm (Otley, GB), Montes De Oca Balderas; Horacio (York, GB), Bettenga; Mason James (Memphis, TN)
Title: Prosthetic implants
Patent Number: 9,308,300

Inventors: Kemmer; Helerson (Gerlingen, DE)
Title: Method for operating an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,360,526

Inventors: Ker; Ming-Dou (Zhubei, TW), Weng; Yi-Hsin (Pingtung, TW)
Title: Charge pump circuits, systems, and operational methods thereof
Patent Number: 8,154,333

Inventors: Kert; Kaido (Tallinn, EE), Penha; Henrique (London, GB)
Title: Data stream processing
Patent Number: 8,152,644

Inventors: Keskiniva; Markku (Tampere, FI), Maki; Jorma (Mutala, FI), Esko; Mauri (Ikaalinen, FI), Ahola; Erkki (Kangasala, FI), Helin; Aimo (Tampere, FI), Muuttonen; Timo (Siuro, FI)
Title: Impact device and method for generating stress pulse therein
Patent Number: 8,151,901

Inventors: Kestermann; Hermann (Rheine, DE), Upsing; Josef (Rheine, DE)
Title: Electric drive
Patent Number: 8,154,235

Inventors: Khacherian; Todd L. (Moorpark, CA), Wallner; John (Agoura Hills, CA), Patek; Darrin McGavin (Thousand Oaks, CA), Clem; Shaun (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Title: Variable length switch fabric
Patent Number: 7,362,751

Inventors: Khan; Ishtiaq Ahmed (Maharashtra, IN)
Title: Apparatus and process for joining homogeneous and heterogeneous materials with customized interface properties
Patent Number: 9,308,686

Inventors: Khanin; Alexander (Moscow, RU), Kurganov; Igor (Samara, RU), Vorontsov; Sergey (Moscow, RU), Odinokov; Victor (Moscow, RU)
Title: Stator vane for a gas turbine engine
Patent Number: 8,152,454

Inventors: Khanna; Ashish (Maricopa, AZ), Jo; Sung Jin (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: Capacitance-to-voltage interface circuits
Patent Number: 9,310,409

Inventors: Kido; Manabu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method for deciding image data reduction ratio in image processing, pattern model positioning method in image processing, pattern model creating method in image processing, image processing apparatus, image processing program, and computer readable recording medium
Patent Number: 8,155,473

Inventors: Kikitsu; Akira (Yokohama, JP), Kamata; Yoshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Sakurai; Masatoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Patterned medium and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,153,205

Inventors: Kikuchi; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Isao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Autofocus lens apparatus and image pickup system
Patent Number: 7,362,353

Inventors: Kikuiri; Kei (Yokosuka, JP), Naka; Nobuhiko (Yokohama, JP), Ohya; Tomoyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Coding device, decoding device, and methods thereof
Patent Number: 7,363,231

Inventors: Kiley; Kevin J. (Bigelow, AR), Cranstone; Peter J. (Castle Rock, CO), Coker; Elizabeth A. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Contextual data communication platform
Patent Number: 8,156,206

Inventors: Kim; Chae-soo (Gunpo, KR)
Title: Steering angle sensor and vehicle system having the steering angle sensor
Patent Number: 8,155,840

Inventors: Kim; Changsoo (Bloomfield Hills, MI), O'Daniel; Gregory F. (Davisburg, MI), Ives; Steven E. (Durand, MI), Schwartz; Ellen Shirley (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: High vacuum crankcase ventilation
Patent Number: 8,151,775

Inventors: Kim; Dae-Suk (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Clock phase adjusting circuit and semiconductor device including the same
Patent Number: 9,312,868

Inventors: Kim; Do-Hyung (Changwon, KR)
Title: Accepting device for refrigerator
Patent Number: 8,152,256

Inventors: Kim; Dohun (Masan-si, KR), Lee; Jiwon (Hwaseong-si, KR), Hwang; Seong-Yong (Asan-si, KR), Song; Hyun-Hwa (Suwon-si, KR), Ye; Sangheon (Cheonan-si, KR), Lee; Sang Hoon (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Backlight unit and display device having the same
Patent Number: 9,310,546

Inventors: Kim; Dong Cheol (Anyang-si, KR), Noh; Minseok (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Hyunwoo (Anyang-si, KR), Han; Seunghee (Anyang-si, KR), Kwon; Yeong Hyeon (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for adjusting power control mode in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,155,688

Inventors: Kim; Duk Yong (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Method for illuminating space
Patent Number: 9,310,029

Inventors: Kim; Gyu Won (Suwon-Si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for generating sinusoidal waves, and system for driving piezo actuator using the same
Patent Number: 9,312,467

Inventors: Kim; Hak-young (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Go-hyun (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Display apparatus
Patent Number: 9,313,381

Inventors: Kim; Hye-Jeong (Suwon-si, KR), Joo; Yang-Ick (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for handover from home cell to public cell in mobile communication system
Patent Number: 9,313,699

Inventors: Kim; Hyun (Seoul, KR), Lee; Wonbeom (Seoul, KR), Jung; Younghan (Seoul, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal and control method thereof
Patent Number: 9,313,409

Inventors: Kim; Hyun Jung (Kyoungki-do, KR)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,361,945

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: 7,362,913

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: 7,362,914

Inventors: Kim; Hyung Rak (Seoul, KR)
Title: Antenna apparatus of portable terminal
Patent Number: 8,155,607

Inventors: Kim; Jae-Shik (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Hong-Bae (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Serration apparatus for portable terminal
Patent Number: 7,362,513

Inventors: Kim; Jong Bok (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Mounting structure for vehicle headlamp
Patent Number: 7,360,933

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 using electrostatic devices
Patent Number: 7,362,124

Inventors: Kim; Jong-Hwan (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of controlling three dimensional object and mobile terminal using the same
Patent Number: 9,310,984

Inventors: Kim; Jong-Yol (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for reducing latency in the transmission control protocol layer of a portable communication terminal
Patent Number: 8,155,051

Inventors: Kim; Ju-Yong (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Sung-Chul (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Chan-Ho (Suwon-si, KR), Ahn; Jin-Goo (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Jin-Kwang (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Fuel cell system
Patent Number: 8,153,312

Inventors: Kim; Ki Tae (Gumi-si, KR), Kim; Soon Jin (Daegu Metropolitan, KR), Son; Jae Gon (Daegu Metropolitan, KR)
Title: Multichannel scanning apparatus and method for dual DMB-enabled mobile phone
Patent Number: 8,155,631

Inventors: Kim; Kyoung Hoon (Suwon-si, KR), Yeo; In Choon (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Seung Wook (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Joong Baik (Seocho-gu, KR), Lee; Il Ho (Suwon-si, KR), Song; Jeong Ig (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for dynamic resource allocation of processing units on a resource allocation plane having a time axis and a processing unit axis
Patent Number: 9,311,157

Inventors: Kim; Min-Su (Hwaseong-si, KR), Son; Jin-Seung (Austin, TX), Kenkare; Prashant (Austin, TX)
Title: Semiconductor circuit
Patent Number: 9,312,857

Inventors: Kim; Sang Gab (Seoul, KR), Kim; Shi Yul (Yongin-si, KR), Oh; Min Seok (Yongin-si, KR), Chin; Hong Kee (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method of forming a metal line and method of manufacturing display substrate having the same
Patent Number: 7,361,606

Inventors: Kim; Soo-Hyung (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Oh; Hun-Cheol (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for photographing control and electronic device thereof
Patent Number: 9,313,402

Inventors: Kim; Steven (Los Altos, CA), Rick; Kyle R. (Boulder, CO), Prakash; Mani N. (Boulder, CO)
Title: System and method for performing an electrosurgical procedure using an ablation device with an integrated imaging device
Patent Number: 9,308,045

Inventors: Kim; Sun-min (Suwon-si, KR), Jang; Seong-cheol (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method of reproducing a 7.1 channel sound
Patent Number: 8,155,357

Inventors: Kim; Tae-Yong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Ear-jack of portable terminal
Patent Number: 7,361,061

Inventors: Kim; Won-Sub (Anyang-si, KR), Choi; Yoonseo (Seoul, KR), Park; Hae-Woo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Scheduler and scheduling method for reconfigurable architecture
Patent Number: 9,311,270

Inventors: Kim; Yong-ho (Suwon, KR)
Title: Combination system using set-up value commonly, and method for setting up value of the same
Patent Number: 7,362,944

Inventors: Kim; Young Choon (Seoul, KR), Youn; Karp Sik (Hwaseong-si, KR), Ha; Dong Woo (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,152,274

Inventors: Kimura; Mutsumi (Suwa, JP), Shimoda; Tatsuya (Nagano, JP), Kiguchi; Hiroshi (Suwa, JP)
Title: Pixel circuit, display apparatus and electronic apparatus equipped with current driving type light-emitting device
Patent Number: 7,362,322

Inventors: King; Darin D. (Raymond, OH), Sellars; Daniel T. (West Liberty, OH), Holoweiko; Ryan J. (Powell, OH), Grundey; Jason W. (Delaware, OH)
Title: Differential assembly including differential lock and blocking member
Patent Number: 8,152,672

Inventors: King; Jonathan D. (Cedar Grove, TN), Werthman; Dean A. (Jackson, TN)
Title: Control system for a multi-compartment dishwasher
Patent Number: 7,363,093

Inventors: Kipping; Josef (Schmelz, DE), Schutz; Rudiger (Schmelz, DE)
Title: Device for positioning components
Patent Number: 8,152,148

Inventors: Kirsch; Peer (Kanagawa, JP), Poetsch; Eike (Muehltal, DE), Manabe; Atsutaka (Bensheim, DE)
Title: Liquid-crystalline compounds having a tetrahydropyran ring
Patent Number: 7,361,388

Inventors: Kishimoto; Tadamitsu (Tondabayashi-shi, Osaka 584, JP), Nagasawa; Takashi (Sakai, JP), Tachibana; Kazunobu (Sakai, JP), Iizasa; Hisashi (Kanazawa, JP), Yoshida; Nobuaki (Kashiba, JP), Nakajima; Toshihiro (Toyonaka, JP), Yoshie; Osamu (Nishinomiya, JP)
Title: Mouse CXC chemokine receptor
Patent Number: 7,361,737

Inventors: Kishinami; Yuichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Onishi; Yasuharu (Kanagawa, JP), Komoda; Motoyoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kawashima; Nobuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Murata; Yukio (Kanagawa, JP), Kuroda; Jun (Kanagawa, JP), Satou; Shigeo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Portable terminal device having sound emission hole which changes orientation based on rotation of casing about biaxial hinge
Patent Number: 9,313,565

Inventors: Kitahara; Jun (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Flash memory module and storage system
Patent Number: 8,156,277

Inventors: Kitamura; Tsutomu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wireless communication system, mobile station and handover control method
Patent Number: 8,155,075

Inventors: Kitamura; Yoshiro (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Device, method and computer readable recording medium containing program for separating image components
Patent Number: 8,155,412

Inventors: Kitan; Tomonori (Abiko, JP)
Title: Sheet stacking apparatus and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,152,163

Inventors: Kitano; Emi (Nara, JP), Nakamura; Masayoshi (Osaka, JP), Nakayama; Yoshiyasu (Osaka, JP), Ueda; Yasuo (Osaka, JP)
Title: Optical information reproduction method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,362,667

Inventors: Kitao; Katsuyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Position deviation detecting method and image forming device
Patent Number: 7,360,886

Inventors: Kitayama; Kenichi (Tochigi, JP), Schrader; Michael A. (Plain City, OH), Schmitt; Matthew Weyand (Dublin, OH)
Title: Closure assembly for vehicle
Patent Number: 8,152,230

Inventors: Kitazawa; Toshio (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,362,464

Inventors: Kjeldsen; Frederik C. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Levas; Anthony (Yorktown Heights, NY), Pingali; Gopal S. (Mohegan Lake, NY), Pinhanez; Claudio S. (New York, NY), Podlaseck; Mark E. (Kent, CT), Sukavitiya; Piyawadee (Armonk, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for indoor navigation
Patent Number: 8,155,872

Inventors: Klagsbrun; Michael (Newton, MA), Soker; Shay (Greensboro, NC)
Title: Peptide antagonists of vascular endothelial growth factor and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 8,153,585

Inventors: Kleinmann; Amit (Tel-Aviv, IL)
Title: System, method and computer program product for calculating the cost of an advertisement
Patent Number: 8,156,519

Inventors: Kleyman; Gennady (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Access assembly having undercut structure
Patent Number: 9,307,974

Inventors: Klimek; Stanislaw (Frankfurt am Main, DE)
Title: Motor vehicle front structure
Patent Number: 8,152,211

Inventors: Kline; Christopher N. (Firestone, CO)
Title: System, method and program tool to reset an application
Patent Number: 9,311,170

Inventors: Klinger; Doina L. (Winchester, GB)
Title: Identification of code changes using language syntax and changeset data
Patent Number: 9,311,077

Inventors: Klun; Thomas P. (Lakeland, MN), Kirk; Alan R. (Cottage Grove, MN), Moore; George G. I. (Afton, MN), Clark; John C. (White Bear Lake, MN), Qiu; Zai-Ming (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Process for preparing fluorochemical monoisocyanates
Patent Number: 7,361,782

Inventors: Knepp; Wayne A. (Morton, IL), Laux; David E. (East Peoria, IL), Potter; Kevin (Washington, IL)
Title: Poured concrete column alignment and plumbing tool
Patent Number: 7,360,315

Inventors: Knyazik; Vladimir (Palo Alto, CA), Banna; Samer (San Jose, CA), Tantiwong; Kyle R. (Livermore, CA)
Title: Coil antenna with plural radial lobes
Patent Number: 9,312,104

Inventors: Ko; Akiteru (Peabody, MA), Xia; Annie (Lynnfield, MA), Chen; Lee (Cedar Creek, TX)
Title: Method and system for forming a feature in a high-k layer
Patent Number: 7,361,608

Inventors: Kobashi; Kazufumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Eliminating inconsistencies between objects and page attributes in an electronic document
Patent Number: 8,156,431

Inventors: Kobayakawa; Shuji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Radio communication apparatus, position measurement method for radio communication apparatus, and radio communication system
Patent Number: 8,155,668

Inventors: Kobayashi; Hitoshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Adaptive cable equalizer
Patent Number: 8,155,179

Inventors: Kobayashi; Kaoru (Chitose, JP), Takegishi; Shigeru (Chitose, JP)
Title: Matched filter
Patent Number: 8,155,172

Inventors: Kobayashi; Kensuke (Yokohama, JP)
Title: X-ray imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 8,155,269

Inventors: Kobayashi; Koji (Tokyo, JP), Katsumata; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP), Nakajima; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Miyazawa; Kazuyuki (Miyagi, JP), Ito; Koichi (Miyagi, JP), Aoki; Takafumi (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Iris authentication apparatus
Patent Number: 8,155,395

Inventors: Kobayashi; Satoru (Bunkyo-ku, JP)
Title: Image coding apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,155,185

Inventors: Kobayashi; Shohei (Hino, JP)
Title: Optical switch
Patent Number: 7,362,434

Inventors: Kobayashi; Shuichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image display apparatus and image pickup apparatus with two dimensional scanning
Patent Number: 7,361,878

Inventors: Kobayashi; Yuichi (Tokyo, JP), Shirai; Keisuke (Tokyo, JP), Kashiyama; Masamori (Tokyo, JP), Osafune; Tatsuaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Reachable range calculation apparatus, method, and program
Patent Number: 9,308,827

Inventors: Kocaturk; Mustafa (University Park, TX)
Title: Method and system for telecommunications using layer 3 packets obtained from a sequence of layer 2 radio link control layer data frames
Patent Number: 8,155,145

Inventors: Koch; Klaus (Schlegel, DE), Capito; Reinhard (Meerbusch, DE)
Title: Switching distribution board
Patent Number: 8,153,914

Inventors: Kochpatcharin; Danchai (Singapore, SG), Teong; Jennifer Su Ping (Singapore, SG), Phuan; Yee Hwee (Singapore, SG), Lim; Elizabeth (Singapore, SG), Ngeow; Kenneth Zoo Khean (Singapore, SG), Yong; Winson (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: System, apparatus and method for reticle grade and pricing management
Patent Number: 7,363,236

Inventors: Kogure; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: System, control method for same, and image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,311,040

Inventors: Koh; David (Boston, MA), Belge; Murat (Chelmsford, MA), Mosterman; Pieter J. (Framingham, MA)
Title: Profiler-based optimization of automatically generated code
Patent Number: 8,156,481

Inventors: Koh; Steve (South Pasadena, CA), Kroll; Mark W. (Crystal Bay, MN)
Title: Capture verification in respiratory diaphragm stimulation
Patent Number: 7,363,086

Inventors: Kohama; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Buckle apparatus and seat belt apparatus
Patent Number: 7,360,794

Inventors: Koide; Jun (Chuo-ku, JP), Abe; Masayuki (Utsunomiya, JP), Kurata; Yuya (Utsunomiya, JP), Kurosawa; Teppei (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Image display device with liquid crystal modulation elements
Patent Number: 8,154,494

Inventors: Koide; Mitsuo (Nagoya, JP), Sukigara; Kazutoshi (Nisshin, JP), Tsusaka; Yuji (Aisai, JP), Izuo; Takashi (Toyota, JP), Yamaoka; Masaaki (Toyota, JP), Yamada; Koji (Toyota, JP)
Title: Wheeled inverted pendulum mobile unit
Patent Number: 8,151,912

Inventors: Koifman; Chaim (Rishon Lezion, IL), Kedem; Nadav (Tel Aviv, IL), Zohar; Avi (Rosh Haain, IL), Amit; Jonathan (Omer, IL)
Title: Systems and methods for transformation of logical data objects for storage
Patent Number: 9,311,320

Inventors: Kojima; Hisashi (Kawasaki, JP), Torii; Satoru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Access right contradiction detection apparatus and analysis rule creation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,363,275

Inventors: Koller; Horst (Engelburg, CH), Steigenberger; Markus (Bischofsheim, DE), Mosimann; Karl (Wuppenau, CH), Kadur; Thomas (Engelburg, CH)
Title: Medicinal syringe with piston stopper withdrawal and rotation-limiting means
Patent Number: 7,361,162

Inventors: Komaro; Raimo A. (Rauma, FI), Komaro; Kim (Rauma, FI)
Title: Cable fastening device
Patent Number: 9,310,013

Inventors: Komatsu; Hayato (Ama-gun, JP), Tanizawa; Akira (Yao, JP), Segawa; Masaya (Nara, JP), Kariatsumari; Yuji (Yamatotakada, JP)
Title: Motor controller and vehicular steering system using said motor controller
Patent Number: 8,154,231

Inventors: Komatsu; Kazuhiro (Hyogo, JP), Fujimoto; Masahiko (Hyogo, JP), Oonishi; Kouji (Hyogo, JP), Kido; Keisuke (Hyogo, JP), Sawada; Junichi (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Apparatus for preventing corrosion of contact
Patent Number: 7,362,011

Inventors: Komiya; Katsuyuki (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Suspension cross member of automotive vehicle
Patent Number: 7,360,621

Inventors: Komurasaki; Hiroshi (Hyogo, JP), Sano; Tomohiro (Hyogo, JP), Sato; Hisayasu (Hyogo, JP), Kumamoto; Toshio (Hyogo, JP), Hashizume; Yasushi (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Oscillator circuit and L load differential circuit achieving a wide oscillation frequency range and low phase noise characteristics
Patent Number: 7,362,194

Inventors: Kondo; Kunio (Sanda, JP), Kushida; Takahiro (Amagasaki, JP), Komizo; Yuichi (Nishinomiya, JP), Igarashi; Masaaki (Sanda, JP)
Title: Martensitic stainless steel
Patent Number: 7,361,236

Inventors: Kondo; Tetsujiro (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP), Mukai; Hitoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kokubo; Tetsushi (Kanagawa, JP), Hibi; Hirofumi (Kanagawa, JP), Tanaka; Kazumasa (Chiba, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method that present projection image
Patent Number: 8,152,312

Inventors: Konig; Alexander (Bruchsal, DE), Von Benten; Rebekka (Ludwigshafen, DE), A.beta.mann; Jens (Neustadt, DE), Kroke; Edwin (Halsbruecker, DE), Jahnigen; Sandra (Freiberg, DE), Schwarzer; Anke (Freiberg, DE)
Title: Process for the silylation of 2-amino-1,3,5-triazines
Patent Number: 9,309,270

Inventors: Konno; Masaaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,360,887

Inventors: Konno; Yuya (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, computer-readable medium and computer data signal
Patent Number: 8,155,945

Inventors: Koops; Gerrit E. J. (Kessel-Lo, BE), In 'T Zandt; Michael A. A. (Veldhoven, NL)
Title: Trench-gate transistors and their manufacture
Patent Number: 7,361,555

Inventors: Koorapaty; Havish (Cary, NC), Ramesh; Rajaram (Cary, NC), Balachandran; Kumar (Cary, NC)
Title: Message decoding with a priori information and soft combining
Patent Number: 8,155,247

Inventors: Kopp; John (West Seneca, NY)
Title: Electro-hydraulic servo valve
Patent Number: 9,309,900

Inventors: Korach; Donovan (Anchorage, AK), Byers; Drew (Anchorage, AK)
Title: Enclosed coiled tubing boat and methods
Patent Number: 9,309,730

Inventors: Koshikawa; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ink jet printing apparatus and ink jet printing method
Patent Number: 7,360,857

Inventors: Kost; Michael A. (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: Systems and methods for minimizing delay in a control path
Patent Number: 7,362,254

Inventors: Kosuda; Kazuyuki (Neyagawa, JP), Hatanaka; Yuki (Daito, JP)
Title: Electroacoustic transducer
Patent Number: 8,155,373

Inventors: Kotreka; Ravi Kanth (Hyderabad, IN), Kadiyala; Pavan Kumar (Hyderabad, IN)
Title: Real time SMS delivery mechanism
Patent Number: 9,313,630

Inventors: Kozloski; James R. (New Fairfield, CT), Pickover; Clifford A. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Wubben; Jacinta M. (Victoria, AU), Zhou; Ruhong (Fort Lee, NY)
Title: Association of data to a biological sequence
Patent Number: 9,311,360

Inventors: Kozuka; Hideki (Tokyo, JP), Ueda; Yoshio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication system, base station device, gateway device, method for controlling base station device, and method for controlling gateway device, for enabling to connect user terminal to appropriate core network from among plurality of core networks when making or receiving call
Patent Number: 9,313,760

Inventors: Kraft; Philip (Duebendorf, CH)
Title: Homoallyl alcohols useful as fragrances
Patent Number: 8,153,848

Inventors: Krampotich; Dennis (Shakopee, MN), Kostecka; Ryan (Burnsville, MN), Szczodroski; Anthony (Shakopee, MN)
Title: Universal cable management panel
Patent Number: 8,155,494

Inventors: Krauss; Kirk J. (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Analyzing computer programs to identify errors
Patent Number: 9,311,217

Inventors: Kroll; Mark W. (Simi Valley, CA), Falkenberg; Eric (Simi Valley, CA), Levine; Paul A. (Santa Clarita, CA)
Title: System and method for providing preventive overdrive pacing and antitachycardia pacing using an implantable cardiac stimulation device
Patent Number: 7,363,081

Inventors: Krucinski; Martin (Webster, NY)
Title: Hybrid control of sheet transport modules
Patent Number: 8,152,166

Inventors: Krude; Werner (Neunkirchen-Seelscheid, DE), Leuschen; Ralf (Oberbettingen, DE), Constantin; Bernd (Dusseldorf, DE)
Title: Differential assembly with assembly openings
Patent Number: 8,152,680

Inventors: Kruglick; Ezekiel (Poway, CA)
Title: Electrocaloric effect heat transfer device dimensional stress control
Patent Number: 9,310,109

Inventors: Kruglick; Ezekiel (Poway, CA)
Title: Core affinity bitmask translation
Patent Number: 9,311,153

Inventors: Kruglick; Ezekiel (Poway, CA)
Title: Infrastructure identification of available platforms for migration in place
Patent Number: 9,311,316

Inventors: Krulitsch; Dieter-Rudolf (Bad Kreuznach, DE)
Title: Beverage bottling plant for filling bottles with a liquid beverage material having a filling machine
Patent Number: 9,309,101

Inventors: Kruse; William Frederick (Seattle, WA), Mehr; Nima Sharifi (Vancouver, CA)
Title: Policy approval layer
Patent Number: 9,313,230

Inventors: Krylov; Vladimir Vladimirovich (Novgorod, RU), Ponomarev; Dmitry Maximovich (Novgorod, RU)
Title: Method and system for storing, searching and retrieving information based on semistructured and de-centralized data sets
Patent Number: 8,156,117

Inventors: Ktenas; Dimitri (Fontaine, FR), Bouvier Des Noes; Mathieu (Grenoble, FR), Barletta; Julien (Grenoble, FR), Guyon; Claire (La Tronche, FR)
Title: Method for the flexible demodulation of estimated complex symbols
Patent Number: 8,155,230

Inventors: Ku; Bon-Seuk (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Flow control valve for construction machinery
Patent Number: 9,309,901

Inventors: Ku; Ming-Sheng (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Portable electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,363,068

Inventors: Kudoh; Taku (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,152,259

Inventors: Kudou; Nobunori (Iwaki, JP)
Title: Disk playback apparatus and disk playback method
Patent Number: 7,362,951

Inventors: Kujat; Christof (Neustadt, DE), Li; Yuzhuo (Heidelberg, DE), Rushing; Kenneth (Ludwigshafen, DE)
Title: Abrasive articles, method for their preparation and method of their use
Patent Number: 9,309,448

Inventors: Kuji; Tomoya (Yokohama, JP), Suzuki; Sachio (Hitachi, JP), Umetsu; Jun (Hitachi, JP), Komuro; Takanori (Hitachi, JP), Hayashi; Shinya (Hitachi, JP), Futatsumori; Takahiro (Mito, JP)
Title: Connector and wire harness
Patent Number: 9,312,646

Inventors: Kula; Piotr (Lodz, PL), Filipek; Stanislaw (Plochocin, PL), Olejnik; Jozef ( wiebodzin, PL)
Title: Hydrogen closed-cycle hardening unit
Patent Number: 7,361,299

Inventors: Kulkarni; Anand A. (Oviedo, FL)
Title: Imparting functional characteristics to engine portions
Patent Number: 8,153,204

Inventors: Kumada; Kouji (Tenri, JP), Ohta; Takashige (Yamatokoriyama, JP), Kagawa; Haruhito (Tenri, JP)
Title: Method of driving image display, driving device for image display, and image display
Patent Number: 7,362,321

Inventors: Kumagai; Kenji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Layout method and layout program for semiconductor integrated circuit device
Patent Number: 8,156,465

Inventors: Kumagai; Tadashi (Okazaki, JP), Yabuta; Jun (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Synchromesh device for transmission
Patent Number: 8,151,962

Inventors: Kumaido; Kazuhiro (Maebashi, JP), Aoki; Yuho (Maebashi, JP)
Title: Controller of electric power steering apparatus
Patent Number: 7,363,136

Inventors: Kumar; Arun Sathya Narayana (Cupertino, CA), Incze; Bela (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Stylus testing system
Patent Number: 9,310,900

Inventors: Kunichika; Yohei (Tokyo, JP), Holz; Harald (Kaiserslautern, DE), Rostanin; Oleg (Kaiserslautern, DE), Niemann; Michael (Darmstadt, DE)
Title: Workflow management including determination if a requestor is in charge of tasks
Patent Number: 8,155,988

Inventors: Kunz; Michael C (Seattle, WA), De Bonte; Austina M. (Woodinville, WA), Valli; Aly (Seattle, WA), Makoski; Daniel J. (Redmond, WA), Welsh; Daniel J. (Seattle, WA), Harding; Dennis H (Bothell, WA), Roup; Oliver (Seattle, WA), Hook; Jerry P (Everett, WA)
Title: Method and system for in-line secondary transactions
Patent Number: 7,363,257

Inventors: Kuo; Chang-Fu (Hsin-Chu, TW), Ke; Ling-Wei (Hsin-Chu, TW), Bo; Jen-Chiou (Hsin-Chu, TW), Wang; Shou-Tsung (Hsin-Chu, TW), Teng; Kuang-Kai (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Phase lock loop applying in wireless communication system and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,363,013

Inventors: Kurihara; Toyoaki (Ibaraki, JP), Hamada; Kenichi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Thermoplastic polymer powder
Patent Number: 8,153,036

Inventors: Kurita; Shinichiro (Kasumigaura, JP), Arai; Shigeru (Tsuchiura, JP), Akanuma; Akinori (Tsuchiura, JP), Fukai; Youichirou (Omitama, JP), Miura; Haruo (Kasumigaura, JP)
Title: Hydrogen compressor system
Patent Number: 8,151,834

Inventors: Kuroda; Yasuhide (Kawasaki, JP), Tsubone; Kenichiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Sample resistance measurement device
Patent Number: 7,360,439

Inventors: Kuroki; Yoshifumi (Osaka, JP), Shibata; Shunsuke (Himeji, JP)
Title: Switching power supply for an illumination device with precision current control
Patent Number: 8,154,214

Inventors: Kurtz; Andrew F. (Macedon, NY), Border; John N. (Walworth, NY)
Title: Multi-camera residential communication system
Patent Number: 8,154,578

Inventors: Kuschel; Sebastian (Dresden, DE), Limmer; Gerd (Ruckersdorf, DE)
Title: System and method for controlling jobs of a production device
Patent Number: 7,363,209

Inventors: Kuscher; Alexander Friedrich (San Francisco, CA), Shah; Roma Rajni (San Francisco, CA), Jitkoff; John Nicholas (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Scroll end effects for websites and content
Patent Number: 9,310,988

Inventors: Kuwahara; Koichi (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Teaching system and teaching method
Patent Number: 9,311,608

Inventors: Kuwahara; Shinichi (Hino, JP)
Title: Cooling structure of electronic device
Patent Number: 8,154,871

Inventors: Kuzel; Thomas (Gro.beta.-Krotzenburg, DE), Kruber; Jurgen (Winningen, DE), Ummer; Bernd (Bodnegg, DE), Esslinger; Holger (Alzey, DE)
Title: Method for supporting a brake system in case of reduced effectiveness of the vehicle brake system
Patent Number: 8,155,851

Inventors: Kwok; Connie S. (Sunnyvale, CA), Claude; Charles D. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Coatings comprising self-assembled molecular structures and a method of delivering a drug using the same
Patent Number: 7,363,074

Inventors: Ladabaum; Igal (San Carlos, CA)
Title: Method of minimizing inter-element signals for surface transducers
Patent Number: 7,360,292

Inventors: Ladd; Derek A. (Acushnet, MA), Sullivan; Michael J. (Barrington, RI)
Title: Golf ball with large inner core
Patent Number: 7,361,102

Inventors: Laermer; Franz (Weil der Stadt, DE)
Title: Method for etching structures in an etching body by means of a plasma
Patent Number: 7,361,287

Inventors: Lai; Kang-Wei (Milpitas, CA), Starr; Greg (San Jose, CA)
Title: Sequential VCO phase output enabling circuit
Patent Number: 7,362,187

Inventors: Lai; Yhean-Sen (Warren, NJ)
Title: Mobile military satellite receiver architecture for accommodating wide carrier offset and method of performing coarse carrier offset adjustment
Patent Number: 7,362,998

Inventors: Lakshmanamurthy; Sridhar (Sunnyvale, CA), Cabot; Mason B. (San Francisco, CA), Nanavati; Sameer (Fremont, CA), Rosenbluth; Mark (Uxbridge, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus to enable I/O agents to perform atomic operations in shared, coherent memory spaces
Patent Number: 7,360,031

Inventors: Lal; Preeti G. (Santa Clara, CA), Tang; Y. Tom (San Jose, CA), Gorgone Simone; Gina A. (Earleville, MD), Corley; Neil C. (Castro Valley, CA), Guegler; Karl J. (Menlo Park, CA), Baughn; Mariah R. (Los Angeles, CA), Akerblom; Ingrid E. (Lansdale, PA), Au-Young; Janice K. (Brisbane, IL), Yue; Henry (Sunnyvale, CA), Arvizu; Chandra S. (San Diego, CA), Reddy; Roopa M. (Fremont, CA), Hillman; Jennifer L. (Santa Cruz, CA), Bandman; Olga (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Polynucleotides encoding signal peptide-containing molecules
Patent Number: 8,153,398

Inventors: Lam; Joe Y. L. (Castro Valley, CA), Benson; Scott C. (Alameda, CA), Menchen; Steven M. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Methods and kits using extended rhodamine dyes
Patent Number: 9,309,561

Inventors: Landau; Airan (San Jose, CA)
Title: System and method for encoding scrolling raster images
Patent Number: 8,155,202

Inventors: Landon; David Glen (Salt Lake City, UT), Furse; Cynthia Mahoney (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Mobile communications systems and methods relating to polarization-agile antennas
Patent Number: 8,154,455

Inventors: Landvik; Sara (Vedbaek, DK), Ayabe; Keiichi (Chiba, JP), Coward-Kelly; Guillermo (Wake Forest, NC)
Title: Polypeptides having glucoamylase activity and polynucleotides encoding same
Patent Number: 9,309,505

Inventors: Lane; Richard Doil (San Diego, CA)
Title: System and method for partial intraframe encoding for wireless multimedia transmission
Patent Number: 8,155,182

Inventors: Lange; Lene (Valby, DK), Wu; Wenping (Beijing, CN), Aubert; Dominique (Copenhagen, DK), Landvik; Sara (Holte, DK), Schnorr; Kirk Matthew (Holte, DK), Clausen; Ib Groth (Birkeroed, DK)
Title: Polypeptides having cellobiohydrolase I activity and polynucleotides encoding same
Patent Number: 9,309,504

Inventors: Lange; Ludwig (Nuland, NL), Heyvaert; Winnie (Woostwezel, BE), Goossens; Thierry (Herdersem-Aalst, BE), Van Den Heuvel; Robert (Appeltern, NL)
Title: Shielded connector assembly
Patent Number: 9,312,640

Inventors: Langlois; Olivier (Colomiers, FR), Foch; Etienne (Toulouse, FR)
Title: Device and method for emergency electricity supply on board an aircraft
Patent Number: 8,154,148

Inventors: Larelle; Dominique (Le Tremblay sur Mauldre, FR), Cardon; Jean-Louis (Saint Quentin en Yvelines, FR), Mann; Richard K. (Franklin, IN)
Title: Synergistic herbicidal compositions containing benfluralin
Patent Number: 8,153,556

Inventors: Larios, Jr.; Robert C. (Overland Park, KS), Nguyen; Angela M. (Lenexa, KS), Sanders; Michael J. (Lenexa, KS)
Title: Data structure based variable rules engine
Patent Number: 8,156,065

Inventors: Larsen; Lance (Grand Rapids, MI), McCarthy; David (Holland, MI), Watjer; Sheldon (Holland, MI)
Title: Collapsible seat and system
Patent Number: 8,152,231

Inventors: Larson; Jacoby (San Diego, CA), Bruch; Michael (San Diego, CA)
Title: Registration of latitude/longitude coordinates using range detection sensors and digital nautical charts
Patent Number: 8,154,438

Inventors: Lasher; David G. (Debary, FL), Orozco; Ovidio J. (Apopka, FL)
Title: Conveyor system and associated product carrier
Patent Number: 9,309,053

Inventors: Lawlor; Patrick J. (Clontarf, IE), Garrett; Coady (Palmerstown, IE)
Title: Modular rearview mirror assembly
Patent Number: 7,362,237

Inventors: Lawlor; Shawn P. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Method and apparatus for starting supersonic compressors
Patent Number: 8,152,439

Inventors: Lawson; Lawrence J. (Troy, MI), Reece; Robert (Clarkston, MI), Niazy; Ramsey R. (Clarkston, MI)
Title: Robotic weight apply station
Patent Number: 9,310,270

Inventors: Le Ra Valec-Dupin; Mickaele (Rueil Malmaison, FR), Hu; Lin-Ying (Rueil Malmaison, FR)
Title: Method for updating a geological reservoir model by means of dynamic data
Patent Number: 7,363,163

Inventors: Leather; Mark M. (Los Gatos, CA), Emberling; Brian D. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Incremental state updates
Patent Number: 8,156,314

Inventors: Lebel; Edouard G (Therwil, CH), Heifetz; Peter B (San Diego, CA), Ward; Eric R (Durham, NC), Uknes; Scott J (Apex, NC)
Title: Transgenic plants expressing a cellulase
Patent Number: 7,361,806

Inventors: Ledet; David Gerard (Allen, TX)
Title: Medical analysis application and response system
Patent Number: 9,313,623

Inventors: Lee; Chan Bock (Daejeon, KR), Baek; Jong-Hyuk (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Byoung-Oon (Daejeon, KR), Cheon; Jin-Sik (Daejeon, KR), Ryu; Ho Jin (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Jun Hwan (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Sung Ho (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Tae-Kyu (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Woo-Gon (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Chong-Tak (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Ki-Hwan (Daejeon, KR), Ko; Young-Mo (Daejeon, KR), Woo; Yoon-Myeong (Daejeon, KR), Oh; Seok-Jin (Daejeon, KR), Hahn; Dohee (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Nuclear fuel rod for fast reactors with oxide coating layer on inner surface of cladding, and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,155,260

Inventors: Lee; Chee K (Cypress, TX), Adam; Mark K. (Houston, TX), Williams; Jeffrey C. (Cypress, TX)
Title: Expandable packer with mandrel undercuts and sealing boost feature
Patent Number: 8,151,873

Inventors: Lee; Chulseung (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Method and system for controlling charging parameters of a battery using a plurality of temperature ranges and counters and parameter sets
Patent Number: 9,312,712

Inventors: Lee; Chung-Keun (Seoul, KR), Chung; Young-Don (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for acquiring cell identifier in radio communication system
Patent Number: 9,313,724

Inventors: Lee; Hee-won (Paju, KR), Kim; Ju-yong (Suwon, KR), Han; Young-ran (Seoul, KR)
Title: Display apparatus and control method thereof
Patent Number: 9,311,846

Inventors: Lee; Hyun (Ladera Ranch, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for handshaking with a memory module
Patent Number: 9,311,116

Inventors: Lee; Hyun (Ladera Ranch, CA), Bhakta; Jayesh R. (Cerritos, CA), Solomon; Jeffrey C. (Irvine, CA), Martinez; Mario Jesus (Laguna Niguel, CA), Chen; Chi-She (Walnut, CA)
Title: Circuit providing load isolation and noise reduction
Patent Number: 8,154,901

Inventors: Lee; Jeong Wook (Gwangju, KR), Ryu; Sang Chul (Gwangju, KR)
Title: Door of refrigerator and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,308,677

Inventors: Lee; Jin Sub (Suwon, KR), Ohyaba; Takashi (Suwon, KR), Gibo; Masao (Suwon, KR), Yoon; Hyeon Goo (Suwon, KR)
Title: Speaker system having a front speaker integrated with a reflection-type surround speaker
Patent Number: 7,362,874

Inventors: Lee; Joel R. (Homewood, IL)
Title: Delay apparatus for opening of vehicle door
Patent Number: 8,152,209

Inventors: Lee; Jong Woog (Changwon-si, KR), Choi; Young (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Combined toaster and microwave oven
Patent Number: 7,361,864

Inventors: Lee; Joo-yeol (Seoul, KR)
Title: Remote user interface proxy apparatus and method of processing user interface components thereof
Patent Number: 9,311,166

Inventors: Lee; Kwan Ho (Mountain View, CA), Konanur; Anand S. (Sunnyvale, CA), Lin; Xintian E. (Mountain View, CA), Karacaoglu; Ulun (San Diego, CA)
Title: Establishing wireless communication via proximity detection
Patent Number: 9,313,814

Inventors: Lee; Kyung-geun (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; In-sik (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Yoon; Du-seop (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Information storage medium and method of recording and/or reproducing with respect to the medium
Patent Number: 7,362,679

Inventors: Lee; Kyungjun (Anyang-si, KR), Park; Sungjun (Anyang-si, KR), Jung; Sunghoon (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Youngdae (Anyang-si, KR), Yi; Seungjune (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for in-device coexistence interference information in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,313,681

Inventors: Lee; Minsoo (Seoul, KR), Kim; Kyungho (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method, apparatus, and system for performing unsolicited location-based download
Patent Number: 9,313,613

Inventors: Lee; One-Pil (Seoul, KR)
Title: Diversity receiving apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,363,016

Inventors: Lee; Sang-Min (Seoul, KR), Jung; Young-Ho (Suwon-si, KR), Cho; Myeon-Kyun (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for selecting bandwidth for peer to peer communication in a broadband wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,155,686

Inventors: Lee; Se Hyung (Anyang-si, KR), Jun; Bum Su (Cheonan-si, KR), Kim; Ung Hoe (Incheon, KR), Kim; Hyoung Taek (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Young Min (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for controlling bidirectional DC-DC converter
Patent Number: 9,312,764

Inventors: Lee; Soon Jo (Changwon-si, KR), Jeong; Seong Hai (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Top firewall cover assembly for laundry dryer
Patent Number: 7,360,323

Inventors: Lee; Ta-Yung (Hsinchu, TW), Cheng; Chih-Wen (Hsinchu, TW), Yang; Cheng-Hsien (Hsinchu, TW), Wu; Chia-Chuan (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Wireless local network reconnecting system and method
Patent Number: 8,155,057

Inventors: Lee; Tammy (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of and apparatus for estimating motion vector based on sizes of neighboring partitions, encoder, decoding, and decoding method
Patent Number: 8,155,196

Inventors: Lee; Ye-Hoon (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Dong-Ho (Seoul, KR), Bar-Ness; Yeheskel (Newark, NJ), Diaz; Jordi (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Apparatus and method for transmitting/receiving a signal in a communication system
Patent Number: 8,155,229

Inventors: Lee; Yin Jae (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Mode-register reading controller and semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 8,154,933

Inventors: Lee; Young Choon (Monroe, NJ), Selwyn; Oliver Winslow (New York, NY)
Title: Method and system for data arbitration
Patent Number: 8,156,127

Inventors: Legay; Herve (Plaisance du Touch, FR), Lathiere; Guillaume (Rennes, FR), Gillard; Raphael (Rennes, FR)
Title: Multipolarization radiating device with orthogonal feed via surface field line(s)
Patent Number: 7,362,284

Inventors: Lehmann; Martin (Wohlen, CH)
Title: Methods for manufacturing unleaky closed containers and leak testing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,151,631

Inventors: Lei; Qian (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Electronic card connector and electronic device using same
Patent Number: 9,311,571

Inventors: Lemke; James U. (La Jolla, CA), Hoffman; Ronald J. (Scottsdale, AZ), Wahl; Michael H. (Bonita, CA), Lee; Patrick R. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Opposed piston engine
Patent Number: 7,360,511

Inventors: Levinson; Frank (Syracuse, IN)
Title: Systems and methods for collecting data with sensors
Patent Number: 8,154,414

Inventors: Lewis; Michael C. (San Jose, CA), Movshovich; Aleksandr (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method and system for providing a hardware sort for a large number of items
Patent Number: 7,363,304

Inventors: Li; Baozhen (South Burlington, VT), Yang; Chih-Chao (Glenmont, NY)
Title: Dual damascene structure with liner
Patent Number: 9,312,203

Inventors: Li; Jin (Markham, CA), Wulkan; Michael (Markham, CA)
Title: Border menu for context dependent actions within a graphical user interface
Patent Number: 9,310,967

Inventors: Li; Jinbo (Shanghai, CN), Zhou; Jie (Shanghai, CN), Pan; Rui (Hangzhou, CN), Zhu; Jiayun (Shanghai, CN), Pan; QiSheng (Shanghai, CN), Ji; Xianfeng (Beijing, CN), Clear; Susannah C. (Hastings, MN), Shipp; Gregory A. (Madison, CT), Wang; Yingyu (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Adhesive tape and solar assembly and article made thereof
Patent Number: 9,310,102

Inventors: Li; Junlin (Shenzhen, CN), Fan; Xiaobo (Shenzhen, CN), Zhang; Yanquan (Shenzhen, CN), Xie; Lihua (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Control method during zero-crossing operation of bridge arms in UPS
Patent Number: 9,312,781

Inventors: Li; Qin (Redmond, WA), Chen; Wei-ge (Sammamish, WA), He; Chao (Redmond, WA)
Title: Filter bank optimization for acoustic echo cancellation
Patent Number: 8,155,304

Inventors: Li; Wai-kin (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Block patterning process for post fin
Patent Number: 9,312,191

Inventors: Li; Xin-Shan (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Piezoelectric element, method of manufacturing the same, liquid-jet head, method of manufacturing the same, and liquid-jet apparatus
Patent Number: 7,362,039

Inventors: Liang; Wugeng (Katy, TX), Stevenson; Scott A. (Houston, TX), Kauffman; James W. (Katy, TX), Ledford; John S. (Mason, OH), Linzer; Joseph R. (Houston, TX)
Title: Mixed metal oxide catalysts for the production of unsaturated aldehydes from olefins
Patent Number: 7,361,791

Inventors: Liebchen; Tilman (Berlin, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method of encoding and decoding audio signal
Patent Number: 8,155,144

Inventors: Liebchen; Tilman (Berlin, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method of encoding and decoding audio signal
Patent Number: 8,155,152

Inventors: Liebchen; Tilman (Berlin, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method of encoding and decoding audio signal
Patent Number: 8,155,153

Inventors: Lieber; Charles M. (Lexington, MA), Wu; Yue (Renens, MA), Yan; Hao (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Nanoscale wire-based data storage
Patent Number: 8,154,002

Inventors: Lim; Dongguk (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Dongcheol (Anyang-si, KR), Kang; Jiwon (Anyang-si, KR), Cho; Hangyu (Anyang-si, KR), Park; Sungho (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for calculating location of mobile station in wireless network
Patent Number: 9,313,669

Inventors: Lim; Seung-Geun (Seoul, KR), Joo; Won-Seok (Seoul, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal
Patent Number: 8,154,521

Inventors: Lim; Suhwan (Anyang-si, KR), Jung; Manyoung (Anyang-si, KR), Yang; Yoonoh (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Sangwook (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method for measuring position in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,313,765

Inventors: Lin; Chi-Hsiu (Yun-Lin Hsien, TW), Chiu; Chun-Chien (Taoyuan County, TW), Chen; Chien-Yang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method of scanning backlight driving lamps for an LCD
Patent Number: 8,154,219

Inventors: Lin; Chung-Chuan (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Electronic device with electrostatic protection structure
Patent Number: 8,154,884

Inventors: Lin; I-Thun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Multimedia data transmission device
Patent Number: 9,310,574

Inventors: Lin; Qian (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method and system for assessing the photo quality of a captured image in a digital still camera
Patent Number: 7,362,354

Inventors: Lin; Shu (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Multimedia photo albums
Patent Number: 7,362,963

Inventors: Lin; Shu (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Method of disaster recovery for re-writable disk media
Patent Number: 8,155,504

Inventors: Lin; Wei-Cheng (Hsinchu, TW), Lu; Kuo-Pei (Hsinchu, TW), Chang; Yao-Wen (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method and circuit for extracting current-voltage characteristics of device
Patent Number: 7,362,122

Inventors: Lin; William C. (Troy, MI), Chin; Yuen-Kwok (Troy, MI), Sidlosky; David M. (Beverly Hills, MI)
Title: Steering haptic feedback system for vehicle active safety
Patent Number: 7,363,135

Inventors: Lindenbaum; Kurt (Owatonna, MN)
Title: Soybean cultivar S06-MT9152077
Patent Number: 7,361,810

Inventors: Lindoff; Bengt (Bjarred, SE), Camp; William O. (Chapel Hill, NC), Mattisson; Sven (Bjarred, SE)
Title: Adaptive scheduling for half-duplex wireless terminals
Patent Number: 8,155,032

Inventors: Lindquist; Stephanie Baker (Wilmington, NC), Higgins; Russell Patrick (Wilmington, NC), Smith; David Grey (Leland, NC), Williams; William (Wilmington, NC), Apple; Edward G. (Wilmington, NC)
Title: Apparatus and method for measuring and setting perpendicularity of an upper tie plate of a nuclear fuel bundle
Patent Number: 8,155,259

Inventors: Liskey; Carl W. (Chicago, IL), Liu; Chunqing (Arlington Heights, IL), Hamoy; Michael B. (Crystal Lake, IL)
Title: High permeability polyimide membranes: gas selectivity enhancement through UV treatment
Patent Number: 9,308,488

Inventors: Little; Terrance F. (York, PA), Yeh; Hung-Yang (New Taipei, TW), Qi; Yi-Guo (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Electrical connector with resilient arm configured in fixed ended beam manner formed on metal shell
Patent Number: 8,152,566

Inventors: Liu; Chuan-Fa (Singapore, SG), Li; Fupeng (Singapore, SG)
Title: Method for modification of organic molecules
Patent Number: 9,309,278

Inventors: Liu; Hongwu (Sendai, JP), Yang; Kaifeng (Sendai, JP), Hirayama; Yoshiro (Sendai, JP)
Title: Nuclear-spin polarization detection device and nuclear-spin polarization detection method
Patent Number: 9,310,449

Inventors: Liu; Jianwei (Fremont, CA), Stirniman; Michael Joseph (Fremont, CA), Chour; Kueir Weei (San Jose, CA)
Title: Process for improving corrosion resistance of thin-film recording media & media obtained thereby
Patent Number: 7,361,380

Inventors: Liu; Jingfeng (Longmont, CO), Chen; Jinghuan (Newport Beach, CA), Aronson; Steve (Westborough, MA)
Title: Disk drive that compensates for phase incoherence between radially adjacent servo tracks and methods thereof
Patent Number: 7,362,536

Inventors: Liu; Jun (Brookfield, CT), King; Mackenzie (Southbury, CT), Darsillo; Michael (Woodbury, CT), Boggs; Karl E. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Roeder; Jeffrey F. (Brookfield, CT), Baum; Thomas H. (New Fairfield, CT)
Title: Passivative chemical mechanical polishing composition for copper film planarization
Patent Number: 7,361,603

Inventors: Liu; Kung-Tien (Taoyuan County, TW), Yang; Hang-Hsing (Taoyuan County, TW), Hsia; Yi-Chih (Taoyuan County, TW), Su; Chang-Yung (Taoyuan County, TW), Lin; Tai-Sheng (Taoyuan County, TW), Chen; Chia-Chieh (Taoyuan County, TW), Shen; Lie-Hang (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Method for analyzing structure and purity of serotonin transporter imaging agent [.sup.123 I] ADAM and precursor SnADAM
Patent Number: 8,153,441

Inventors: Lo; Titus (Redmond, WA)
Title: Maximum ratio transmission
Patent Number: 7,362,823

Inventors: Loftus; John (Laguna Beach, CA)
Title: Mechanical spring component for use in memory device
Patent Number: 7,361,032

Inventors: Loh; Soon Yoong (Masai, MY), Goh; Carol (Singapore, SG), Tang; Kin Wai (Singapore, SG), Kong; Kim Foong (Singapore, SG)
Title: Method for reducing sidewall etch residue
Patent Number: 8,153,527

Inventors: Lomba; Vincent (Houilles, FR), Castellano; Christophe (Chevilly Larue, FR)
Title: Method for capturing an image with an electronic handheld device
Patent Number: 7,361,879

Inventors: Loop; Charles T. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Rational Z-buffer for decreasing a likelihood of Z-buffer collisions
Patent Number: 8,154,546

Inventors: Lopez-Tapia; Francisco Javier (Mahwah, NJ), Murray Walker; Keith Adrian (Los Altos Hills, CA), Zhao; Shu-Hai (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Dihydropyridone amides as P2X7 modulators
Patent Number: 8,153,808

Inventors: Low; Robert E. (Cheshire, GB)
Title: Heat transfer compositions
Patent Number: 9,309,450

Inventors: Lowy; Douglas R. (Washington, DC), Schiller; John T. (Silver Spring, MD), Kirnbauer; Reinhard (Bethesda, MD)
Title: Self-assembling recombinant papillomavirus capsid proteins
Patent Number: 7,361,356

Inventors: Lozach; Bruno (Lannion, FR), Bollo; Jose (Louannec, FR), Le Guyader; Alain (Lannion, FR)
Title: Method for generating mutually orthogonal signals having a controlled spectrum
Patent Number: 8,154,984

Inventors: Lu; Hong-fei (Nagano, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,312,332

Inventors: Lu; Joseph Z. (Glendale, AZ)
Title: Apparatus and method for isolating noise effects in a signal
Patent Number: 7,363,200

Inventors: Lu; Wei (Saratoga, CA), Wong; Stephen Leeboon (Saratoga, CA), Mai; William (San Jose, CA), Le; Tri (San Jose, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for driving light emitting diodes
Patent Number: 9,313,843

Inventors: Luckenbaugh; Thomas L (Spring Grove, PA), Bowman; Timothy J (Nottingham, MD)
Title: Keyless chuck with automatic and manual locking
Patent Number: 7,360,770

Inventors: Lull; John M. (Fullerton, CA), Valentine; William S. (Irvine, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing a determined ratio of process fluids
Patent Number: 7,360,551

Inventors: Lundy; Michael T. (Olathe, KS)
Title: Method and system for presenting a graphical representation of telephone keys on a wireless terminal
Patent Number: 7,363,059

Inventors: Lunttila; Timo E. (Espoo, FI), Tiirola; Esa T. (Kempele, FI), Hugl; Klaus (Vienna, AT)
Title: Methods and apparatus for resource element mapping
Patent Number: 9,313,006

Inventors: Lutke-Bexten; Ulrich (Paderborn, DE), Roll; Michael (Bielefeld, DE), Mollemeier; Elmar (Paderborn, DE)
Title: Bumper
Patent Number: 8,152,210

Inventors: Luu; Phuong V. (Appleton, WI), White; David W. (Clintonville, WI), Propp; Jacob H. (Oshkosh, WI), Schuh; Brian J. (Appleton, WI)
Title: Waterless lotion and lotion-treated substrate
Patent Number: 7,361,361

Inventors: Lynch; Mary G. (Atlanta, GA), Brown; Reay H. (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Shunt device and method for treating glaucoma
Patent Number: 8,152,752

Inventors: Ma; Qi (Farmington Hills, MI), Verdejo; Julian R. (Farmington, MI), Kalweit; Nicholas John (Novi, MI)
Title: Method and apparatus for determining temperature in a gas feedstream
Patent Number: 8,152,369

Inventors: Ma; Zhan (Brooklyn, NY), Segall; Christopher A. (Camas, WA)
Title: System for low resolution power reduction using deblocking
Patent Number: 9,313,523

Inventors: Maa; Jer-Shen (Vancouver, WA), Evans; David R. (Beaverton, OR), Lee; Jong-Jan (Camas, WA), Tweet; Douglas J. (Camas, WA), Hsu; Sheng Teng (Camas, WA)
Title: Single-crystal silicon-on-glass from film transfer
Patent Number: 7,361,574

Inventors: Macchiano; Angelo (Apalachin, NY), Ratcliff; Bruce H. (Red Hook, NY), Tarcza; Richard P. (Kingston, NY), Farrell; Susan M. (Binghamton, NY), Carollo; Mary E. (Ithaca, NY)
Title: Physical port sharing in a link aggregation group
Patent Number: 9,313,139

Inventors: MacDougall; Thomas D. (Sugar Land, TX), May; Dwayne E. (Humble, TX)
Title: Subsurface safety valves and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,360,600

Inventors: Maeda; Katsuhiko (Kanagawa, JP), Shinohara; Tadashi (Kanagawa, JP), Matsuura; Yuugo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical scanning device, image forming apparatus, and optical scanning method
Patent Number: 9,310,708

Inventors: Magaram; Justin B. (Kirkland, WA), Parlin; David R. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Method and system for representing dependencies in a financial plan
Patent Number: 7,363,263

Inventors: Magini; Fabio (Hemmingen, DE), Mehringer; Paul (Stuttgart, DE), Roesner; Julian (Untergruppenbach, DE)
Title: Method for controlling a multiphase machine
Patent Number: 9,312,802

Inventors: Maginnis; Thomas Owen (Anaheim, CA), Vu; Kim Ngoc (Yorba Linda, CA)
Title: Ultrasonic flow sensor having reflecting interface
Patent Number: 7,360,448

Inventors: Maguire; Joel M. (Northville, MI), Hart; James M. (Belleville, MI), Mellet; Edward W. (Rochester Hills, MI), Wilton; Daryl A. (Macomb, MI), Wittkopp; Scott H. (Ypsilanti, MI), Carey; Clinton E. (Highland, MI)
Title: Clutch arrangements for an electrically-variable transmission
Patent Number: 8,152,669

Inventors: Maharyta; Andriy (Lviv, UA), Ryshtun; Andriy (Drogobych, UA)
Title: Capacitance sensor with sensor capacitance compensation
Patent Number: 8,154,310

Inventors: Majarov; Konstantin S. (Redondo Beach, CA), O'Meara; Thomas P. (Venice, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method using hydrogen pressure in fuel cell electric vehicle
Patent Number: 8,153,309

Inventors: Maki; Nobuhiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus, method, and program for processing job data from a network
Patent Number: 8,154,754

Inventors: Maki; Nobuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Remote copying management system, method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,156,369

Inventors: Maki; Takashi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Camera system and method for controlling the same
Patent Number: 8,155,511

Inventors: Makings; Lewis (Encinitas, CA), Zlokarnik; Gregor (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Optical molecular sensors for cytochrome P450 activity
Patent Number: 8,153,828

Inventors: Makino; Jun (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus and method for setting the same
Patent Number: 8,154,618

Inventors: Makino; Yoichiro (Kawasaki-shi, JP), Kobayashi; Koji (Yokohama, JP), Bannai; Nobuyuki (Machida, JP)
Title: Image reading apparatus
Patent Number: 8,154,779

Inventors: Malingowski; Richard P. (Finleyville, PA), Ojeda; Ramon J. (Imperial, PA), Janusek; Mark A. (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Electrical switching apparatus and limiter including trip indicator member
Patent Number: 7,362,207

Inventors: Malledant; Matthieu (Issy les Moulineaux, FR), Rouchy; Stephane (Issy les Moulineaux, FR), Gilbertas; Claire (Issy les Moulineaux, FR)
Title: Method and system for transmitting a multicast stream over a data exchange network
Patent Number: 8,155,137

Inventors: Malstron; Charles Randall (Lebanon, PA), Fry; Charles David (New Bloomfield, PA), McKechnie; Keith James (Holly Springs, NC), Bowen; Terry Patrick (Dillsburg, PA), Herrmann, Jr.; Henry Otto (Elizabethtown, PA)
Title: Connectivity sensing assembly
Patent Number: 8,152,560

Inventors: Malueg; Michael D. (Renton, WA), Li; Hang (Beijing, CN), Gopalan; Yadhu N. (Redmond, WA), Radko; Ronald O (Kirkland, WA), Polivy; Daniel J. (Seattle, WA), Drasnin; Sharon (Seattle, WA), Farmer; Jason Ryan (Redmond, WA), Huang; DaiQian (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Transaction-safe FAT files system
Patent Number: 8,156,165

Inventors: Manaka; Junji (Aichi, JP), Nagai; Kazutoshi (Aichi, JP)
Title: Non-contact condensation detecting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,360,416

Inventors: Mandyam; Giridhar D. (San Diego, CA), Hunter; Kevin E. (Del Mar, CA)
Title: Adaptive streaming for on demand wireless services
Patent Number: 9,313,245

Inventors: Mania; Michael John (Wayne, NJ), O'Donnell; Brian Patrick (New Windsor, NY), Fox; Laurence (Nanuet, NY), Pedoeem; Albert (West Orange, NJ)
Title: Wrap around heat sink apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,360,586

Inventors: Mardero; Steve (Winnipeg, CA), Girard; Don (Cartier, CA), Guzzi; Miguel (Winnipeg, CA), Miller; Wayne (Stonewell, CA), Shewfelt; Mathew (Winnipeg, CA), Tarapacki; Gary (Headingley, CA), McDougall; Dave (Winnipeg, CA)
Title: Tube and duct edge cleaner
Patent Number: 7,361,077

Inventors: Marsh; Robert (Draper, UT)
Title: Horizontal belt vacuum filter with overhead fluid removal
Patent Number: 8,151,997

Inventors: Marshall; Jeremy (Oxford, GB), Nicholls; Clive (Stokenchurch, GB), Bicknell; Stephen Douglas (Stratford-upon-Avon, GB)
Title: Substance delivery devices
Patent Number: 9,308,327

Inventors: Martin; Harold R. (Cookeville, TN), Kallurwar; Rahul (Cookeville, TN), Eickhoff; James L. (Cookeville, MN), Bagci; Ismail C. (Cookeville, TN), Husband; Jeffrey A. (Huntsville, AL), Wells; Aaron M. (Cookeville, TN), South; Kevin C. (Cookeville, TN)
Title: Filter with localized flow attachment and filter head
Patent Number: 9,308,476

Inventors: Martin; Pascal (Corent, FR)
Title: Rotary laying arm comprising an on-board thread feed means
Patent Number: 8,151,853

Inventors: Maruo; Osamu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus capable of using memory-equipped sheet and sheet selection apparatus
Patent Number: 8,154,758

Inventors: Maruyama; Daisuke (Yamato, JP), Mitsui; Kinichi (Hachioji, JP), Watanabe; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Aggregating graph structures
Patent Number: 9,311,730

Inventors: Maruyama; Hideki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Optical disk apparatus and focus jump method for multilayer optical disk
Patent Number: 8,154,961

Inventors: Mass; Noah Barlow (Ann Arbor, MI), Marleau; Jim Antime (Canton, MI), Newton; Richard E. (White Lake, MI), Smith; Jessica (Roseville, MI)
Title: Polymeric composition with intermixed color balloons
Patent Number: 9,309,445

Inventors: Mastroianni; Sergio (Lyons, FR), Pringle; Paul (Bristol, GB), Hopewell; Jonathan (Wakefield, GB), Garland; Michael (Wiltshire, GB)
Title: Method for producing nitrile compounds from ethylenically unsaturated compounds
Patent Number: 9,309,189

Inventors: Masuda; Hideki (Niigata, JP), Kawamura; Tatsuki (Niigata, JP)
Title: Indicator apparatus
Patent Number: 8,151,725

Inventors: Masuda; Yoshihiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Work space formation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,360,163

Inventors: Masuda; Yuki (Tokyo, JP), Kobayashi; Nobuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Field-effect transistor
Patent Number: 7,361,926

Inventors: Masumura; Takahiro (Tochigi, JP), Fukumoto; Toshihiro (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image-taking system and image processing method
Patent Number: 7,362,895

Inventors: Maton; Isabelle (Braine L'alleud, BE), Lavinaro; Giuseppina (Trivieres, BE), Dessilly; Thierry (Blaugies, BE), Detemmerman; Tommy (Wezembeek-Oppem, BE)
Title: Organosiloxane compositions
Patent Number: 8,153,724

Inventors: Matsumura; Kaoru (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Printed circuit board assembly and method of producing the same
Patent Number: 7,361,031

Inventors: Matsumura; Takahiro (Kobe, JP), Okamura; Shingo (Kobe, JP), Tonda; Chiyoharu (Sakai, JP), Yoshiyama; Eiji (Kobe, JP)
Title: Regenerative braking emergency stop system
Patent Number: 9,308,923

Inventors: Matsunuma; Yasuhiro (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Audio data processing apparatus and audio data distributing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,363,230

Inventors: Matsuo; Masaru (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image forming device, color data conversion method, and color data conversion program
Patent Number: 8,154,763

Inventors: Matsushita; Keiichi (Kawasaki, JP), Takagi; Kazutaka (Kawasaki, JP), Tomita; Naotaka (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and fabrication method of the semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,154,079

Inventors: Matsushita; Ryuichi (Aichi, JP), Tanaka; Hiroyuki (Aichi, JP)
Title: Shifting device of manual transmission apparatus for automobile
Patent Number: 9,309,962

Inventors: Matsushita; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Katano; Tomonori (Nagano, JP), Uchida; Shinji (Nagano, JP)
Title: Imprinting apparatus
Patent Number: 8,152,512

Inventors: Matveenko; Anna (Moscow, RU), Rylov; Alexander (Moscow, RU)
Title: Method and system of using information banners to communicate with users of electronic dictionaries
Patent Number: 8,155,952

Inventors: Maudsley; Stuart Russell (Edinburgh, GB), Millar; Robert Peter (Edinburgh, GB)
Title: Screening method and anti-tumor drug candidate obtained therefrom
Patent Number: 7,361,633

Inventors: Maurer; Scott M. (Haymarket, VA), Derksen; Mark J. (Bristow, VA), Fleming; Robert H. (Manassas, VA), Kofler; Kevin J. (Bristow, VA)
Title: Chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear weapon detection system with environmental acuity
Patent Number: 7,362,223

Inventors: Maya; Darren (Reno, NV), Kaminkow; Joseph E. (Reno, NV)
Title: Gaming device having a game with incremental value disclosure and value modification
Patent Number: 7,361,088

Inventors: McAllister; Alan C. (Hillsboro, OR), Hezeltine; Wade W. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Board deflection metrology using photoelectric amplifiers
Patent Number: 7,360,441

Inventors: McCaffrey; Corey S. (Boston, MA), Lu; Fang (Billerica, MA), Kuo; Elaine I. (Chelmsford, MA), Gile; Kimilee S. (Leominster, MA)
Title: Electronic mail reply with update
Patent Number: 9,311,626

Inventors: McDaniel; Ryan (Hudson, MA)
Title: Apparatus and method for block-based data striping to solid-state memory modules with optional data format protocol translation
Patent Number: 8,156,252

Inventors: McFarland; Max E. (Sunnyvale, CA), Griffin; Michael G. E. (Redwood City, CA), Hull; Jonathan J. (San Carlos, CA), Piersol; Kurt (Campbell, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for generating and processing evolutionary documents
Patent Number: 8,154,769

Inventors: McGarry; James (Prescott Valley, AZ)
Title: Pistol with firing pin blocking magazine disconnect mechanism
Patent Number: 7,360,331

Inventors: McIntyre; Jon T. (Newton, MA)
Title: Methods for inhibiting post-surgical adhesions
Patent Number: 8,153,695

Inventors: McKee; Alan D. (Benjamin, UT)
Title: Systems and methods for reducing the particle size of a pozzolan
Patent Number: 8,152,080

Inventors: McNicholas; Daniel T. (Orland Park, IL)
Title: Regulating order entry in an electronic trading environment to maintain an actual cost for a trading strategy
Patent Number: 8,156,037

Inventors: McSorley; Darren (Hong Kong, CN), Below; Randy J. (Cheshire, CT), Thickett; Peter (Bucks, GB), Boisseau; Michael (Woodbury, CT), Menard; Lyle (Meriden, CT)
Title: Vertical patching system
Patent Number: 8,153,893

Inventors: Meeks; Steven W. (Fremont, CA), Ramachandran; Mahendra Prabhu (Palo Alto, CA), Moghadam; Alireza Shahdoost (San Jose, CA)
Title: Wide spatial frequency topography and roughness measurement
Patent Number: 7,362,425

Inventors: Meister; Dirk (Moeglingen, DE), Ahlrichs; Ulrike (Korntal-Muenchingen, DE), Wilhelm; Ulf (Rutesheim, DE), Haffmans; Paco (Boeblingen, DE)
Title: Method and device for warning the driver of a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,363,155

Inventors: Meloen; Robert Hans (Lelystad, NL), Oonk; Hendrica Berendina (Lelystad, NL)
Title: Peptide, immunogenic composition and vaccine or medical preparation, a method to immunize animals against the hormone LHRH, and analogs of the LHRH tandem repeat peptide and their use as vaccine
Patent Number: 7,361,349

Inventors: Melzer; Lars (Dresden, DE), Aue; Volker (Dresden, DE)
Title: Circuit arrangement and method for testing same
Patent Number: 9,311,203

Inventors: Merino-Lopez; Jose (Riom, FR), Bestgen; Luc (Chatel-Guyon, FR)
Title: Tire with reduced rolling noise
Patent Number: 8,151,845

Inventors: Messerschmidt; Olav (East Lansing, MI), Jankauskas; Joseph (Dacula, GA)
Title: Limonene-containing herbicide compositions, herbicide concentrate formulations and methods for making and using same for organic production
Patent Number: 8,153,561

Inventors: Meyer; Stephen J. (Malvern, PA), Polan; George S. (Perkiomenville, PA), Golinveaux; James E. (North Wales, PA)
Title: Ordinary hazard extended coverage sidewall sprinklers and systems
Patent Number: 8,151,897

Inventors: Mezza; Beckay J. (Arlington Heights, IL), Wang; Haiyan (Hoffman Estates, IL), Bhattacharyya; Alakananda (Glen Ellyn, IL), Nicholas; Christopher P. (Evanston, IL)
Title: Decontamination of deoxygenated biomass-derived pyrolysis oil using ionic liquids
Patent Number: 9,309,471

Inventors: Michel; Xavier (Chiba, JP), Nishibori; Kazuhiko (Kanagawa, JP), Aoyama; Koji (Saitama, JP), Kurokawa; Masuyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method, recording medium, and program
Patent Number: 7,362,379

Inventors: Mihailescu; Lucian (Livermore, CA), Vetter; Kai M. (Alameda, CA)
Title: Hybrid Compton camera/coded aperture imaging system
Patent Number: 8,153,986

Inventors: Miller; Michelle (Bury St. Edmonds, GB)
Title: Two component curable compositions
Patent Number: 8,153,042

Inventors: Miller; Patrick Carl (Sammamish, WA), Gonzalez del Solar; Peter Blair (Bellevue, WA), Kogan; Daniel E. (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Taxonomy driven site navigation
Patent Number: 9,311,373

Inventors: Miller; Todd Robert (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Fuel efficient hydraulic power steering
Patent Number: 8,151,564

Inventors: Miller; Willis (Cuyahoga Falls, OH), Zaugg; Matthew R. (Munroe Falls, OH), Block; James (North Lawrence, OH), Graef; H. Thomas (Bolivar, OH), Ramachandran; Natarajan (Uniontown, OH), Enright; Jeffery M. (Akron, OH), Douglass; Mark A. (North Canton, OH), Blackson; Dale H. (Highland Heights, OH), Blackson, legal representative; Caren R. (Highland Heights, OH)
Title: Banking system controlled responsive to data bearing records and user input of a phone received security code
Patent Number: 8,152,055

Inventors: Mimatsu; Yasuyuki (Yokohama, JP), Shimooka; Kenichi (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Masayuki (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for setting access restriction information
Patent Number: 8,156,561

Inventors: Mimnagh; Winslow Mi (Eindhoven, NL), Spruit; Johannes Hendrikus Maria (Eindhoven, NL), Den Boef; Arie J. (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Optical recording method and apparatus using this method
Patent Number: 7,362,673

Inventors: Mimura; Tomonori (Tomobe-machi, JP), Mitsumaki; Hiroshi (Mito, JP), Ohishi; Tadashi (Ibaraki-Machi, JP), Sakazume; Taku (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Analyzer system having sample rack transfer line
Patent Number: 7,361,305

Inventors: Minemura; Hiroyuki (Kokubunji, JP), Eto; Soichiro (Tokyo, JP), Kurokawa; Takahiro (Fujisawa, JP), Kusaba; Shuichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of evaluating reproduce signal and optical disc drive
Patent Number: 8,154,973

Inventors: Mirle; Srinivas Krishnaswamy (Liberty Township, OH), Denmon; Angelli Sue (Hamilton, OH), Uyar; Tamer (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Breathable absorbent articles and composites comprising a vapor permeable, liquid barrier layer with thickening capabilities
Patent Number: 8,153,857

Inventors: Mirza-Baig; Attaullah (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Preventing network traffic blocking during port-based authentication
Patent Number: 8,156,551

Inventors: Missell; Adam (Webster, NY), Adams; James (East Rochester, NY)
Title: Systems and methods for predicting runability of a print substrate
Patent Number: 7,363,179

Inventors: Misu; Shinichiro (Tokyo, JP), Nakamura; Kazutoshi (Himeji, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,312,337

Inventors: Mitchell, Jr.; Donald L. (Bellevue, WA), Marshall; Roger S. (Auburn, WA), Singer; Andrew (Seattle, WA), Aryana; Firdaus (Seattle, WA)
Title: Wireless emergency caller profile data delivery over a legacy interface
Patent Number: 9,313,637

Inventors: Mitchell; Don (Bellevue, WA)
Title: SS7 ISUP to SIP based call signaling conversion gateway for wireless VoIP E911
Patent Number: 8,155,109

Inventors: Mitchell; Joan L. (Longmont, CO), Prakash; Ravinder (Concord, NC)
Title: Adaptive generation of Q-table2 for improved image quality
Patent Number: 7,362,908

Inventors: Mittl; Steven W. (Essex Junction, VT), Wu; Ernest Y. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Correction for stress induced leakage current in dielectric reliability evaluations
Patent Number: 9,310,418

Inventors: Miwa; Kaname (Aichi, JP), Horii; Katsuhiko (Aichi, JP), Yagi; Hideaki (Aichi, JP)
Title: Sensor element and gas sensor
Patent Number: 7,361,258

Inventors: Miya; Tatsuya (Kanagawa, JP), Kimura; Kazuharu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: High frequency module and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,363,017

Inventors: Miyabe; Masatake (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Frame transmission system, frame transmission apparatus, and frame transmission method
Patent Number: 9,313,122

Inventors: Miyagawa; Hiromitsu (Tokyo, JP), Fukase; Takahiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image test apparatus and system for calculating a stack position of a sheet including a defective image
Patent Number: 9,313,341

Inventors: Miyaji; Yoshihiro (Toyota, JP)
Title: Intake pipe structure of internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,151,777

Inventors: Miyakawa; Takumi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, and method and computer program for controlling same, for detecting certain failures
Patent Number: 8,156,386

Inventors: Miyazaki; Hajime (Matsumoto, JP), Kawasumi; Kazuo (Chino, JP), Ushikoshi; Kenichi (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Fluid transporting device of the peristaltic type with a push pin and push plate arrangement
Patent Number: 9,309,880

Inventors: Mizutani; Tsutomu (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Branching device for transmission line and monitoring apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,362,214

Inventors: Mizuyoshi; Akira (Saitama, JP)
Title: Surface light-source device and display unit using the same
Patent Number: 7,360,938

Inventors: Mo; Sang-dok (Hwaseong-si, KR), Lee; Sung-min (Suwon-si, KR), Suh; Sang-bum (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method of supporting plurality of operating systems
Patent Number: 9,311,125

Inventors: Moeller; Bertram (Bodenheim, DE)
Title: Steering system and method for quadrant dependant adapting of return torque
Patent Number: 8,155,838

Inventors: Moens; Vincent (Jumet, BE), Mahieu; Stijn (Jumet, BE)
Title: Glass substrate with interference colouration for a facing panel
Patent Number: 9,310,542

Inventors: Moller; Bernd (Henfenfeld, DE), Solve; Torbjorn (Malmo, SE), Medina-Warmburg; Cristian (Nurnberg, DE)
Title: Method of and system for testing equipment during manufacturing
Patent Number: 7,363,033

Inventors: Molson; Philippe (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for enabling waveform display in a system design model
Patent Number: 7,360,189

Inventors: Montena; Noah (Syracuse, NY)
Title: Split conductive mid-span ground clamp
Patent Number: 8,152,537

Inventors: Montgomery; Robert (South Glamorgan, GB)
Title: Wafer singulation process
Patent Number: 8,153,464

Inventors: Moon; Jeong-Min (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: External electrode fluorescent lamp
Patent Number: 7,362,052

Inventors: Moon; Young-ho (Suwon-si, KR), Shim; Woo-sung (Yongin-si, KR), Song; Hak-sup (Suwon-si, KR), Choi; Jong-bum (Yangju-si, KR)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for encoding and decoding multi-view image
Patent Number: 8,155,461

Inventors: Mooney; Philip D. (Sellersville, PA)
Title: Cell phone extension using wireless piconet
Patent Number: 7,363,006

Inventors: Mooney; Stephen R. (Mapleton, UT), Heck; Howard L. (Hillsboro, OR), Jaussi; James E. (Hillsboro, OR), Casper; Bryan K. (Portland, OR), Choudhury; Debabani (Thousand Oaks, CA), Hady; Frank T. (Portland, OR)
Title: Universal IO connector and interface capable of both wired and wireless operation
Patent Number: 9,312,908

Inventors: Moore, Jr.; Roy E. (Killingworth, CT), Kurt; Kruger (Hamden, CT), Hardesty; Douglas (East Lyme, CT)
Title: Plastic septic tank having layered composite wall
Patent Number: 8,151,999

Inventors: Moore; Lucas (Atlanta, GA), Clapp; Laura (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Tagged scale inhibitor compositions and methods of inhibiting scale
Patent Number: 9,309,137

Inventors: Moore; Norman J. (North Berwick, ME), Konstantin; Mary K. (Cumberland Center, ME), Koulchin; Vladimir A. (Portland, ME), Molokova; Elena V. (Portland, ME)
Title: Process and materials for the rapid detection of Streptococcus pneumoniae employing purified antigen-specific antibodies
Patent Number: 9,310,369

Inventors: Moran; Christine E. (Austin, TX), Akers; Matthew D. (Austin, TX), Pagan; Annette (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and system for controlling transmission and execution of commands in an integrated circuit device
Patent Number: 8,156,273

Inventors: Morand; Yves (Grenoble, FR), Poiroux; Thierry (Voreppe, FR), Vinet; Maud (Rives, FR)
Title: Method for producing a component comprising at least one germanium-based element and component obtained by such a method
Patent Number: 7,361,592

Inventors: Morel; Laurent (Bellefontaine, FR)
Title: Control device with a disengageable crown for a wristwatch
Patent Number: 7,360,944

Inventors: Moren; Dean M. (North St. Paul, MN)
Title: Reinforcement patches with unidirectionally-aligned fibers
Patent Number: 8,153,244

Inventors: Morgan; Thomas O. (Hillsboro, OR), Jackson; James D. (Beaverton, OR), Roth; Weston C. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Apparatuses and methods to route line to line
Patent Number: 7,361,988

Inventors: Mori; Kaoru (Kawasaki, JP), Okuyama; Yoshiaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory
Patent Number: 7,362,630

Inventors: Mori; Takahiro (Saitama, JP), Fukuda; Yoshihiro (Saitama, JP), Takahata; Yoshinori (Saitama, JP)
Title: Composite material
Patent Number: 8,153,260

Inventors: Morinaga; Jun (Yokohama, JP), Kawaguchi; Tadashi (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Rotation control device, rotation control method and construction machine
Patent Number: 7,362,071

Inventors: Morishima; Morito (Fukori, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus capable of forming image on optical disk, and image forming method
Patent Number: 7,362,348

Inventors: Morley; Stewart (Sutton Coldfield, GB)
Title: System and method for identifying people in an image
Patent Number: 9,313,399

Inventors: Moroney; Brian W. (Longmont, CO), Palmer; Dwight R. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Apparatus, system, and method for printing on variable form media
Patent Number: 9,311,573

Inventors: Morooka; Masaru (Akishima, JP)
Title: Zoom lens system and image pickup apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 8,154,648

Inventors: Mortensen; Andreas (St-Saphorin sur Morges, CH), Goodall; Russell (Caldicot, GB)
Title: Porous metal article and method of producing a porous metallic article
Patent Number: 8,151,860

Inventors: Morzano; Christopher K. (Boise, ID), Li; Wen (Boise, ID)
Title: Data strobe synchronization circuit and method for double data rate, multi-bit writes
Patent Number: 7,362,619

Inventors: Moskowitz; Scott A. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Exchange mechanisms for digital information packages with bandwidth securitization, multichannel digital watermarks, and key management
Patent Number: 7,362,775

Inventors: Motoyama; Masahiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Encryption processing circuit and encryption processing method
Patent Number: 8,155,317

Inventors: Mueller; Brian K. (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Systems and methods for generating equalization data using shift register architecture
Patent Number: 8,154,815

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: 9,311,090

Inventors: Muff; Adam J. (Issaquah, WA), Schardt; Paul E. (Rochester, MN), Shearer; Robert A. (Woodinville, WA), Tubbs; Matthew R. (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Local instruction loop buffer utilizing execution unit register file
Patent Number: 9,311,096

Inventors: Mullane; Timothy Ian (Union, KY)
Title: Method and apparatus for making an apertured web
Patent Number: 9,308,133

Inventors: Muller; Fritz (Ingelfingen, DE)
Title: Flowmeter
Patent Number: 7,360,450

Inventors: Muller; Hartmuth (Remscheid, DE), Thomas; Joachim (Haar, DE), Ribbeck; Karl-Martin (Remscheid, DE), Schneider; Burkhard (Huckeswagen, DE), Loh; Dietmar (Kurten, DE)
Title: Device and method for green machining bevel gears
Patent Number: 8,151,437

Inventors: Munch; Jesper (Vejle, DK)
Title: Device for the adjustment of the pitch of a motor blade of a wind turbine
Patent Number: 8,152,470

Inventors: Murabe; Kaoru (Itami, JP), Otsuki; Makoto (Itami, JP), Komura; Osamu (Itami, JP), Takeuchi; Hisao (Itami, JP)
Title: Hydrodynamic bearing assembly
Patent Number: 7,360,950

Inventors: Murakami; Kakuji (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Method for reusing recording medium, reusable recording medium, method for producing reusable recording medium and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,152,955

Inventors: Murakami; Masayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Wakayama; Masakazu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing neuraminic acid derivatives
Patent Number: 9,309,214

Inventors: Murakami; Naoya (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image communication apparatus and image communication control method
Patent Number: 8,154,773

Inventors: Muramatsu; Mizuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method with color shift correction
Patent Number: 8,154,767

Inventors: Murata; Youichi (Kariya, JP), Tsukuda; Kazumichi (Anjo, JP), Ohkoshi; Naoki (Anjo, JP), Fujii; Katsumori (Anjo, JP), Kikukawa; Daisuke (Toyota, JP)
Title: Pulley structure and belt-type continuously variable transmission
Patent Number: 8,152,665

Inventors: Murayama; Midori (Tokyo, JP), Kishi; Chikara (Kanagawa, JP), Ubukata; Hidenao (Kanagawa, JP), Saito; Minoru (Kanagawa, JP), Sakai; Minoru (Kanagawa, JP), Wakasugi; Naoki (Kanagawa, JP), Samukawa; Nobumitsu (Kanagawa, JP), Shimizu; Toshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Ogawa; Yasushi (Kanagawa, JP), Someya; Yoshiroh (Kanagawa, JP), Sako; Ryosuke (Kanagawa, JP), Hanada; Kazumi (Tokyo, JP), Murakawa; Kentaroh (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Charge managing system, image forming apparatus, charge managing server, and image forming method
Patent Number: 8,156,020

Inventors: Myers; Mark T. (Orlando, FL), Fish; Trisha (Merritt Island, FL)
Title: Reducing roll-induced smear in imagery
Patent Number: 9,313,429

Inventors: Myong; Seung-Yeop (Seoul, KR)
Title: See-through type photovoltaic module including 3-dimensional photonic crystal, manufacturing method thereof, and insulated glass unit including the same
Patent Number: 9,310,519

Inventors: Nagamura; Yoshikazu (Tokyo, JP), Narukawa; Shogo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing photomask
Patent Number: 8,156,451

Inventors: Nagata; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Yun; Xiang (Beijing, CN), She; Xiaoming (Beijing, CN), Chen; Lan (Beijing, CN)
Title: Radio communication system, radio base station apparatus, user terminal and radio communication method
Patent Number: 9,312,984

Inventors: Nagato; Atsushi (Fujisawa, JP), Imamura; Tsuyoshi (Yokohama, JP), Tokura; Hiromi (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Working machine and method of measuring work amount of working machine
Patent Number: 9,309,650

Inventors: Nagayama; Kuniaki (Aichi, JP), Arai; Yoshihiro (Tokyo, JP), Iijima; Hirofumi (Tokyo, JP), Terakawa; Susumu (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Compound microscope device
Patent Number: 9,310,596

Inventors: Nagel; Mark E (Bloomfield Hills, MI), Luyckx; Stephen R (Troy, MI), Milad; Michael F (Dallas, TX), Morgan; Jonathan L (Milford, MI), Helfrich; Keith E (Northville, MI)
Title: Market center based purchasing system and method
Patent Number: 7,363,250

Inventors: Naito; Shuji (Minowamachi, JP)
Title: Plastic lens and method of producing plastic lens
Patent Number: 8,153,248

Inventors: Nakada; Masafumi (Tokyo, JP), Iwanami; Mizuki (Tokyo, JP), Oohashi; Keishi (Tokyo, JP), Masuda; Norio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electric field sensor and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 8,153,955

Inventors: Nakagawa; Kenichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,154,075

Inventors: Nakagawa; Shinji (Osaka, JP), Furukawa; Hiroyuki (Osaka, JP), Yoshiyama; Kazuyoshi (Osaka, JP), Yoshida; Yasuhiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Multi-primary colour display device
Patent Number: 9,311,841

Inventors: Nakagawa; Yoshiki (Kobe, JP)
Title: Pneumatic tire with tread including circumferential rib region, block regions and sipes
Patent Number: 7,360,569

Inventors: Nakahara; Ken (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Nitride semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,154,036

Inventors: Nakai; Yuki (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Navigation system and method for navigating route to destination
Patent Number: 8,155,869

Inventors: Nakaishi; Hidenori (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Interframe prediction processor with mechanism for providing locations of reference motion vectors used in macroblock adaptive field/frame mode
Patent Number: 8,155,197

Inventors: Nakajo; Akira (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Lighting device and luminaire
Patent Number: 9,313,844

Inventors: Nakaju; Asami (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information processing device
Patent Number: 8,154,744

Inventors: Nakakubo; Yoshinori (Yokkaichi, JP), Kobayashi; Shigeki (Kuwana, JP), Yamaguchi; Takeshi (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile memory device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,312,306

Inventors: Nakamaru; Takashi (Fujisawa, JP), Takamura; Satoshi (Fujisawa, JP), Nakashima; Kunio (Tateyama-machi, JP), Yago; Wataru (Tateyama-machi, JP), Ichida; Kenichi (Tateyama-machi, JP), Yasukawa; Atsushi (Tateyama-machi, JP), Aburatani; Shigeyuki (Tateyama-machi, JP)
Title: Synchronizer ring
Patent Number: 7,361,395

Inventors: Nakamura; Eiichi (Tokyo, JP), Matsuo; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP), Zhong; Yu-Wu (Ithaca, NY), Muramatsu; Ayako (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Fullerene derivatives
Patent Number: 8,153,835

Inventors: Nakamura; Michiei (Tokyo, JP), Sakai; Naoyuki (Tokyo, JP), Shimanaka; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Dai (Tokyo, JP), Ogawa; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Zama; Yoshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Okamoto; Hisao (Tokyo, JP), Nogami; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP), Kanou; Kazuo (Tokyo, JP), Hosoda; Tohru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Water-based pigment inks, image recording method, and image recording system
Patent Number: 7,361,698

Inventors: Nakamura; Satoshi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Stereoscopic image capturing device and method of controlling thereof
Patent Number: 9,310,672

Inventors: Nakamura; Yoshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Built-in self test circuit
Patent Number: 7,360,116

Inventors: Nakane; Naomi (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and image adjusting method involving a fluctuation-information acquiring unit and a control unit that forms a gradation pattern
Patent Number: 8,155,544

Inventors: Nakano; Yasuaki (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Exhaust gas purification system for an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,151,554

Inventors: Nakashita; Naoya (Ayabe, JP), Shimada; Koji (Fukuchiyama, JP), Kawai; Yoshinori (Ayabe, JP), Kawachi; Masahiro (Kyotanabe, JP)
Title: Sensor device
Patent Number: 7,362,451

Inventors: Nakatani; Goro (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,151,642

Inventors: Nakayama; Kenji (Osaka, JP), Shikii; Shinichi (Nara, JP), Yamamoto; Kazuhisa (Osaka, JP), Nagata; Takayuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Planar illumination device, and image display device
Patent Number: 8,154,685

Inventors: Nakayama; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Correction of level difference between signals output from split read-out type image sensing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,362,358

Inventors: Nakayama; Tadayoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
Patent Number: 8,155,476

Inventors: Nallam; Revanth Krishna (Karnataka, IN), Mukhopadhyay; Debabrata (Karnataka, IN), Srinivasan; Karthik (Karnataka, IN)
Title: Seal assembly for turbine system
Patent Number: 9,309,783

Inventors: Namba; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP), Ono; Mikio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Remaining capacity calculating device and method for electric power storage
Patent Number: 7,362,076

Inventors: Nanba; Hisao (Shikokuchuo, JP), Takahashi; Masaaki (Shikokuchuo, JP), Murata; Junji (Shikokuchuo, JP), Osumi; Hiroyuki (Shikokuchuo, JP), Kawanabe; Toshiaki (Shikokuchuo, JP), Takeda; Akira (Shikokuchuo, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing a regenerated particle aggregate
Patent Number: 8,152,963

Inventors: Nandy; Andreas (Hamburg, DE), Fiebig; Helmut (Schwarzenbek, DE), Cromwell; Oliver (Suesel-Fassendorf, DE)
Title: DNA sequence, and recombinant preparation of group 4 major allergens from cereals
Patent Number: 9,309,297

Inventors: Narayanaswami; Chandrasekhar (Wilton, CT), Sangireddy; Ram (Fremont, CA)
Title: Managing the purchase of multiple items with multiple modes of fulfillment
Patent Number: 9,311,667

Inventors: Nardi; Roberto (Rome, IT), Panaioli; Sandro (Cisterna di Latina, IT), Simeone; Valerio (Cisterna di Latina, IT)
Title: Apparatus for manufacture of frozen elongated pasta
Patent Number: 8,151,700

Inventors: Narula; Anubhav P. S. (Hazlet, NJ), Janczuk; Adam Jan (Parlin, NJ)
Title: Alkyl substituted octennitrile derivatives
Patent Number: 7,361,630

Inventors: Natsume; Akihiro (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: On-vehicle database distribution node and on-vehicle database system
Patent Number: 8,155,825

Inventors: Nau; Michael (Dornhan/Aischfeld, DE)
Title: Regulating device for an actuator
Patent Number: 9,309,813

Inventors: Nayak; Uday (San Jose, CA), Lei; Sun Ya (Singapore, SG), Whitney; Lynn Howard (Lakehead, CA)
Title: Method for probing impact sensitive and thin layered substrate
Patent Number: 7,362,116

Inventors: Nazmy; Mohamed (Fislisbach, CH), Kunzler; Andreas (Baden, CH), Bandiera; Giuseppe (Ehrendingen, CH), Zinn; Hanspeter (Rutihof, CH)
Title: High-temperature alloy
Patent Number: 8,153,054

Inventors: Neal; Timothy L. (Ortonville, MI)
Title: Engine balance shaft housing and method of assembling same
Patent Number: 8,151,756

Inventors: Nearman; Nathan L. (Brookings, SD), Mutschelknaus; Shannon Lee (Brookings, SD), Mueller; Matthew R. (Brookings, SD), Tvedt; Douglas P. (Brookings, SD), Miller; Kent S. (Brookings, SD), Dennis; Mark D. (Dell Rapids, SD), Hage; John L. (Sioux Falls, SD), Nielsen; Ryan J. (Brookings, SD)
Title: LED display module having a metallic housing and metallic mask
Patent Number: 8,154,864

Inventors: Negoro; Hideto (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Kono; Masaki (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Control apparatus for electric railcar
Patent Number: 8,154,240

Inventors: Neisz; Hans (Coon Rapids, MN), Cardinal; Ralph (White Bear Lake, MN), Shiroff; Jason (Minneapolis, MN), Skubitz; Jason John (Arden Hills, MN)
Title: Cuff electrode having tubular body with controlled closing force
Patent Number: 8,155,757

Inventors: Nejime; Yoshito (Tokyo, JP), Yamaashi; Kimiya (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Broadcasting method and broadcast signal receiving apparatus
Patent Number: 9,313,541

Inventors: Nelson; Steve (San Jose, CA), Ivashin; Victor (Danville, CA), Miceli; Sean (Sunnyvale, CA), Boskovic; Ronald (San Jose, CA)
Title: Multi-participant conference system with controllable content delivery using a client monitor back-channel
Patent Number: 7,362,349

Inventors: Nelson; Timothy E. (Eagle, ID)
Title: Method and system for protecting a wireless network
Patent Number: 8,156,539

Inventors: Neubauer; Achim (Sinzheim-Vormberg, DE), Bolz; Martin-Peter (Buehl, DE), Moench; Jochen (Sinzheim, DE), Herrmann; Falk (Fairport, NY)
Title: Device for opening and closing a mobile element
Patent Number: 7,362,040

Inventors: Ng; Teresa Ka Ki (San Diego, CA), Huang; William Yee-Ming (Vista, CA), Gao; Qiang (San Diego, CA), Wong; Hsun Wei David (San Diego, CA), Law; Carol King Mui (San Diego, CA), Tilak; Raghukul (San Diego, CA), Wang; Rex (San Diego, CA), Jalil; Suhail (Poway, CA), Ahmed; Mohamed Imtiaz (San Marcos, CA)
Title: Systems and methods of moisture detection and false touch rejection on touch screen devices
Patent Number: 9,310,934

Inventors: Nguyen; Dan Due (Frisco, TX), Pfeffer; Jon David (Lewisville, TX), Levar; Adam (Northbrook, IL)
Title: Methods and apparatus for authenticating user login
Patent Number: 9,311,472

Inventors: Nguyen; Giao Vinh (Friendswood, TX), Alexander; Mark (Fort Worth, TX)
Title: Monoalkyl sulfosuccinates in pesticide formulations and applications
Patent Number: 9,307,757

Inventors: Nguyen; Phong (Victoria, AU)
Title: Method and apparatus for wireless communication network operating in compressed mode
Patent Number: 7,362,741

Inventors: Niederriter; Edward F. (Fryburg, PA), Franklin; Shawn W. (Emlenton, PA)
Title: Drive mechanism for a longwall mining machine
Patent Number: 9,309,763

Inventors: Niewczas; Pawel (Glasgow, GB), Orr; Philip (Glasgow, GB)
Title: Optical fibre sensor interrogation system
Patent Number: 9,310,273

Inventors: Niimi; Kuniaki (Aichi-ken, JP), Oda; Tomihisa (Numazu, JP), Ueda; Takanori (Susono, JP), Tsujimoto; Kenichi (Susono, JP)
Title: Power source system of internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,151,555

Inventors: Nilsson; Anders (Vasteras, SE)
Title: Device and method for filtering blood
Patent Number: 8,153,008

Inventors: Ning; Xinbao (Nanjing, CN)
Title: Lie detection method and system
Patent Number: 8,155,733

Inventors: Nishihama; Tadayoshi (Abiko, JP), Hirobe; Fumitake (Ushiku, JP), Tanaka; Akinori (Kashiwa, JP), Noguchi; Akihiro (Toride, JP)
Title: Developing apparatus for image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,362,989

Inventors: Nishijima; Shigehiro (Osaka, JP), Mishima; Fumihito (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for separation of mixture
Patent Number: 9,308,536

Inventors: Nishimura; Shin-Ichiro (Sapporo, JP), Matsushita; Takahiko (Sapporo, JP), Shimaoka; Hideyuki (Tokyo, JP), Takada; Wataru (Tokyo, JP), Igarashi; Kohta (Tokyo, JP), Abe; Midori (Tokyo, JP), Abe; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP), Fukushima; Masao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Sugar chain array
Patent Number: 9,310,358

Inventors: Nishimura; Soichiro (Handa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,362,987

Inventors: Nishino; Naoyuki (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Ohta; Yasunori (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Kito; Eiichi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Electronic device for minimizing laser light leakage
Patent Number: 8,153,974

Inventors: Nishiyama; Akio (Asaka, JP), Asai; Arito (Asaka, JP)
Title: Image database apparatus and method of controlling operation of same
Patent Number: 7,362,922

Inventors: Nishizaka; Katsuhiko (Kitakyushu, JP), Kugimachi; Hisataka (Matsumoto, JP), Iwanaga; Tsutomu (Kitakyushu, JP)
Title: Printer
Patent Number: 8,152,263

Inventors: Nishizawa; Hirotaka (Fuchu, JP), Osawa; Kenji (Hachioji, JP), Koike; Hideo (Yokohama, JP), Osako; Junichiro (Kodaira, JP), Wada; Tamaki (Higashimurayama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,360,713

Inventors: Nitta; Daisuke (Kawasaki, JP), Tomita; Tetsuo (Kawasaki, JP), Kumagai; Tomonori (Kawasaki, JP), Watanabe; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Kobayashi; Kazunari (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Mobile communication system
Patent Number: 8,155,691

Inventors: Niwano; Yasunori (Tokyo, JP), Masutani; Yuichi (Tokyo, JP), Nakashima; Ken (Tokyo, JP), Oodoi; Yuuzou (Tokyo, JP), Kobayashi; Kazuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: In plane switching liquid crystal displaying apparatus for improved luminance including a thin film transistor array substrate
Patent Number: 7,362,401

Inventors: Njo; Angela M. (Shelton, CT), Sedor; Robert P. (Simsbury, CT)
Title: Method and system for error manipulation
Patent Number: 8,156,387

Inventors: Noda; Masaki (Tokyo, JP), Nogami; Masamichi (Tokyo, JP), Nakagawa; Junichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical receiver
Patent Number: 8,155,535

Inventors: Nogami; Atsushi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Iizuka; Yoshio (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Nishimura; Naoki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information acquisition apparatus
Patent Number: 7,362,219

Inventors: Noh; Sok Won (Seoul, KR), Kim; Mu Hyun (Yongin, KR), Lee; Seong Taek (Yongin, KR), Kim; Sun Hoe (Jeongeup, KR), Seong; Jin Wook (Seoul, KR), Song; Myung Won (Yongin, KR), Lee; Sang Bong (Yongin, KR)
Title: Laser induced thermal imaging apparatus and laser induced thermal imaging method
Patent Number: 8,153,345

Inventors: Nolscher; Christoph (Dresden, DE)
Title: Phase shift mask
Patent Number: 7,361,434

Inventors: Nomura; Keiichi (Honjo, JP), Morishita; Masakazu (Hiratsuka, JP), Mochizuki; Chiori (Sagamihara, JP), Watanabe; Minoru (Honjo, JP), Ishii; Takamasa (Honjo, JP)
Title: Solid-state image pickup device and radiation image pickup device
Patent Number: 8,154,641

Inventors: Nomura; Yukio (Shizuoka, JP), Nakabayashi; Masaaki (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Vehicle headlamp
Patent Number: 9,310,042

Inventors: Nonaka; Hisanori (Tokai, JP), Araki; Kenji (Mito, JP), Watanabe; Norito (Hitachi, JP), Fukuda; Yoshibumi (Kasama, JP), Miyake; Toshiyuki (Hitachi, JP), Takada; Masatoshi (Hitachi, JP), Okada; Hisako (Mito, JP)
Title: Method for generating data of plant construction simulation and system thereof
Patent Number: 8,155,928

Inventors: Nordstrom; George (Sterling Heights, MI), Bednarek; David (Novi, MI), Stoll; Alexander (Plymouth, MI)
Title: Apparatus for cleaning a machine tool
Patent Number: 7,360,271

Inventors: Nordstrom; Mark (Brentwood, TN)
Title: Retrieval device for use with a compartment or pocket
Patent Number: 8,151,981

Inventors: Norgaard; Per (Humleb.ae butted.k, DK)
Title: Method of making activated carboxypeptidases
Patent Number: 8,153,395

Inventors: Noro; Masao (Hamamatsu, JP), Asahira; Hajime (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Protection circuit of digital amplifier
Patent Number: 7,362,180

Inventors: Norskov; Jens (Los Altos, CA), Greeley; Jeffrey (Glenwood, IL), Stephens; Ifan (Copenhagen V, DK), Bondarenko; Alexander S. (Bochum, DE), Johansson; Tobias (Kgs. Lyngby, DK), Hansen; Heine Anton (Menlo Park, CA), Jaramillo; Thomas (Menlo Park, CA), Rossmeisl; Jan (Vedb.ae butted.k, DK), Chorkendorff; Ib (Birkerod, DK)
Title: Platinum and palladium alloys suitable as fuel cell electrodes
Patent Number: 9,312,545

Inventors: Norton, Jr.; David E. (Boulder, CO)
Title: PRML based magnetic servo position demodulator
Patent Number: 7,362,525

Inventors: Nouvel; Clement (Verneuil sur Seine, FR)
Title: Control device for an ultrasonic piezoelectric actuator
Patent Number: 8,154,225

Inventors: Novotny; Pavel (Waterloo, CA), Cote; Guy (Elora, CA), Winger; Lowell L. (Waterloo, CA), Booth; Simon (Milton, CA)
Title: Graphical symbols for H.264 bitstream syntax elements
Patent Number: 7,362,804

Inventors: Nowak; Dieter (Weilheim, DE), Roemheld; Tilmann (Waiblingen, DE), Wagenplast; Michael (Schwaigern, DE)
Title: Piston arrangement for a combustion chamber of an internal combustion engine, having a variable compression ratio
Patent Number: 9,309,831

Inventors: Nozaki; Eiichi (Nishio, JP), Kuwahara; Kenkichi (Nishio, JP), Suzuki; Satoshi (Nishio, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing rocker arm
Patent Number: 7,360,290

Inventors: Nozaki; Koji (Kawasaki, JP), Namiki; Takahisa (Kawasaki, JP), Kozawa; Miwa (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Resist pattern thickening material and process for forming the same, and semiconductor device and process for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,361,448

Inventors: Nurishi; Ryuji (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Lens apparatus and image-pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 7,362,512

Inventors: Nutley; Kim (Inverurie, GB), Nutley; Brian (Aberdeen, GB)
Title: Downhole apparatus with a swellable support structure
Patent Number: 8,151,894

Inventors: Nygren; Lea A. (Bloomington, MN), Coles, Jr.; James A. (Minneapolis, MN), Brabec; Scott J. (Elk River, MN), Rose; Randy G. (Bloomington, MN)
Title: Method for fabrication of low-polarization implantable stimulation electrode
Patent Number: 8,155,754

Inventors: O'Kelley; R. Keith (Aurora, NE)
Title: Inbred corn line G06-NP2742
Patent Number: 7,361,816

Inventors: Obee; Timothy N. (South Windsor, CT), Hay; Stephen O. (Tolland, CT), Brandes; Susan D. (South Windsor, CT), Colket; Meredith B. (Simsbury, CT)
Title: Method and system for using an ozone generating device for air purification
Patent Number: 9,308,492

Inventors: Ochi; Junichi (Mishima, JP), Tsuji; Hiroharu (Numazu, JP), Koyama; Tomooku (Suntou-gun, JP), Keino; Takuya (Mishima, JP)
Title: Sheet processing apparatus and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,309,075

Inventors: Ochiya; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP), Kawamata; Masaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Chimeric rat produced using rat embryonic stem cells in the presence of an ES cell differentiation suppressant
Patent Number: 9,309,537

Inventors: Oda; Tomomi (Hiroshima, JP), Suzuki; Taisaku (Hiroshima, JP), Matsuura; Yasuyuki (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Reproducing apparatus, reproducing method, and system LSI
Patent Number: 8,155,501

Inventors: Odahara; Jun (Yamanashi, JP), Sakagami; Hiroyuki (Yamanashi, JP)
Title: Handle apparatus for vehicle door
Patent Number: 7,360,808

Inventors: Oder; Robin R. (Export, PA), Jamison; Russell E. (Lower Burrell, PA)
Title: Continuous magnetic separator and process
Patent Number: 7,360,657

Inventors: Ogawa; Masaharu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing device, image processing method and program storage medium
Patent Number: 8,155,410

Inventors: Ogawa; Yoshiharu (Ibaraki, JP), Furuta; Hisashi (Ibaraki, JP), Inoue; Akiyoshi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Compressible printing blanket and method of manufacturing a compressible printing blanket
Patent Number: 7,361,245

Inventors: Ogo; Seiji (Fukuoka, JP), Fukuzumi; Shun-ichi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method for synthesis of keto acids or amino acids by hydration of acetylene compound
Patent Number: 8,153,839

Inventors: Oguchi; Naoki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Wireless communication system for switching to a preferred carrier
Patent Number: 8,155,644

Inventors: Oh; Jang-keun (Gwangju, KR), Han; Jung-gyun (Busan, KR)
Title: Cyclone dust separating apparatus and vacuum cleaner having the same
Patent Number: 7,361,200

Inventors: Ohashi; Ryota (Amagasaki, JP), Sumomozawa; Hironori (Amagasaki, JP)
Title: Tandem pump unit
Patent Number: 7,361,000

Inventors: Ohira; Akitoshi (Atlanta, GA), Horiuchi; Masato (Atlanta, GA), Sugahara; Hiroshi (Shiga, JP)
Title: Method for rehabilitating existing pipe
Patent Number: 8,151,827

Inventors: Ohno; Daigo (Ome, JP), Matsuoka; Takashi (Ome, JP)
Title: Inductance element and case
Patent Number: 7,362,202

Inventors: Ohno; Jun (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor circuit
Patent Number: 7,362,652

Inventors: Ohnuma; Takayuki (Sayama, JP), Kobayashi; Takashi (Sayama, JP), Ando; Tsutomu (Sayama, JP), Hiruma; Hidetaka (Sayama, JP), Takada; Ryotaro (Sayama, JP)
Title: Method of forming member, valve guide and method of forming the same, and method of forming tubular member
Patent Number: 8,151,436

Inventors: Ohsawa; Hiroyuki (Chiba, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus having enhanced zoom operation
Patent Number: 8,154,626

Inventors: Ohta; Kouji (Kawasaki, JP), Li; Hui (Kawasaki, JP), Adachi; Kunihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Nakamura; Saeko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Performance information collection method, apparatus and recording medium
Patent Number: 8,156,221

Inventors: Ohta; Masuyuki (Mobara, JP), Yanagawa; Kazuhiko (Mobara, JP), Ogawa; Kazuhiro (Mobara, JP), Ashizawa; Keiichiro (Mobara, JP), Yanai; Masahiro (Mobara, JP), Konishi; Nobutake (Mobara, JP), Kondo; Katsumi (Hitachinaka, JP), Ohe; Masahito (Mobara, JP), Aratani; Sukekazu (Hitachi, JP), Klausmann; Hagen (Hitachi, JP)
Title: In-plane field type liquid crystal display device comprising liquid crystal molecules with more than two kinds of reorientation directions
Patent Number: 8,154,698

Inventors: Ohta; Takashi (Osaka, JP), Tanahashi; Osamu (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Light emitting module and lighting device using the same
Patent Number: 9,310,046

Inventors: Ohtani; Tomoyuki (Ichikawa, JP), Tamura; Motoshi (Tokyo, JP), Satoh; Takaaki (Yokohama, JP), Morikawa; Hiroki (Koganei, JP), Ishino; Fumiaki (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Frame synchronization circuit
Patent Number: 7,362,715

Inventors: Ohtsu; Akihiko (Minamiashigara, JP), Hattori; Akiko (Minamiashigara, JP), Nishimaki; Katsuhiro (Minamiashigara, JP)
Title: Method for producing molds
Patent Number: 9,308,676

Inventors: Ohtsuka; Kazuhiko (Tokyo, JP), Kawai; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Flow sensor
Patent Number: 7,360,445

Inventors: Ohtsuka; Satoshi (Higashi-Ibaraki-gun, JP), Ukai; Shigeharu (Higashi-Ibaraki-gun, JP), Kaito; Takeji (Higashi-Ibaraki-gun, JP), Fujiwara; Masayuki (Kobe, JP)
Title: Method for producing dispersed oxide reinforced ferritic steel having coarse grain structure and being excellent in high temperature creep strength
Patent Number: 7,361,235

Inventors: Ohuchi; Atsushi (Takatsuki, JP), Kawaai; Tsuyoshi (Uji, JP)
Title: Demand control system, demand controller, demand program, and demand controlling method
Patent Number: 8,155,795

Inventors: Oishi; Toshinari (Sakai, JP), Adachi; Takashi (Sakai, JP)
Title: Bicycle derailleur
Patent Number: 7,361,110

Inventors: Ojima; Kuniaki (Yuki, JP), Yoshikawa; Shinji (Utsunomiya, JP), Matsumoto; Yuji (Shioya-gun, JP), Uehara; Junji (Utsunomiya, JP), Ueda; Kenichiro (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Fuel cell system and method for discharging reaction gas from fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,361,423

Inventors: Oka; Hideki (Nagoya, JP), Tomioka; Nobuyuki (Nagoya, JP), Honda; Shiro (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Epoxy resin composition for resin transfer molding of fiber-reinforced composite material, fiber-reinforced composite material, and method for producing same
Patent Number: 9,309,352

Inventors: Okajima; Shinpei (Osaka, JP), Koshiyama; Kazuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Bicycle hub
Patent Number: 7,360,847

Inventors: Okamoto; Ikko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Synchronizing circuit and controlling method thereof
Patent Number: 8,155,257

Inventors: Okeya; Shigeo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Bearing display apparatus and bearing display method
Patent Number: 8,155,884

Inventors: Okin; Kenneth A. (Saratoga, CA), Karamcheti; Vijay (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Managing memory systems containing components with asymmetric characteristics
Patent Number: 8,156,299

Inventors: Okoniewski; Gregory (North Haven, CT)
Title: Expanding surgical access port
Patent Number: 9,308,021

Inventors: Okubo; Tadashi (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Motor position controller
Patent Number: 9,312,794

Inventors: Okuni; Hidenori (Yokohama, JP), Tsutsumi; Yukako (Kawasaki, JP), Akita; Koji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device, wireless device, and storage device
Patent Number: 9,312,236

Inventors: Olien; Neil T. (Montreal, CA), Gregorio; Pedro (Verdun, CA)
Title: Products and processes for providing haptic feedback in resistive interface devices
Patent Number: 8,154,512

Inventors: Olien; Neil Thomas (Montreal, CA)
Title: Resistive actuator with dynamic variations of frictional forces
Patent Number: 8,154,537

Inventors: Oliva; Stephen A. (Leawood, KS), Hansen; Kevin Harry (Shawnee, KS), Wells; Anthony C. (Overland Park, KS)
Title: Regional quality correlation for wireless communications
Patent Number: 8,155,010

Inventors: Oliver; Jonathan J. (San Carlos, CA), Wilson; Brian K. (Palo Alto, CA), Uyeda; Damon K. (San Francisco, CA), Eikenberry; Scott D. (Menlo Park, CA), Koblas; David A. (Los Altos, CA), Nufire; Tim (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Message challenge response
Patent Number: 9,313,158

Inventors: Olivier; Stephane (Rosheim, FR)
Title: Connection devices and male-female connection system comprising them
Patent Number: 8,152,203

Inventors: Omae; Koji (Yokohama, JP), Takahashi; Hideaki (Yokohama, JP), Okajima; Ichiro (Yokohama, JP), Umeda; Narumi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Mobile node, mobile communication system, and communication control program
Patent Number: 7,362,729

Inventors: Onda; Kenji (Nagano, JP)
Title: Method of determining appropriateness of satellite orbit modeling, method of providing long-term predicted orbit data, and device for determining appropriateness of satellite orbit modeling
Patent Number: 8,155,875

Inventors: Onishi; Dai (Tokyo, JP), Fujita; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Simulation apparatus, method and program
Patent Number: 8,155,930

Inventors: Ono; Hiroaki (Saitama, JP), Mitsunaga; Tomoo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method, recording medium, and program
Patent Number: 7,362,894

Inventors: Ono; Takatsugu (Kawasaki, JP), Shimizu; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Storage control system and method, and replacing system and method
Patent Number: 9,311,988

Inventors: Ono; Yoshiyuki (Tokyo-to, JP)
Title: Filter circuit, image processing circuit, and filtering method
Patent Number: 8,155,469

Inventors: Onodera; Makoto (Tsuchiura, JP), Hiro; Yoshimitsu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Analytical shell model forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,363,197

Inventors: Oozeki; Satoru (Tokyo, JP), Nakata; Yuusuke (Tokyo, JP), Oobayashi; Shou (Tokyo, JP), Shibata; Tomohisa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processor and information processing method
Patent Number: 9,313,272

Inventors: Opsal; Jon (Livermore, CA), Nicolaides; Lena (Castro Valley, CA), Salnik; Alex (Castro Valley, CA), Rosencwaig; Allan (Danville, CA)
Title: Modulated reflectance measurement system using UV probe
Patent Number: 7,362,441

Inventors: Opsvik; Peter (Oslo, NO)
Title: Safety bow for a children's chair
Patent Number: 8,152,239

Inventors: Orberk; Omer F. (Mountain View, CA), Leung; Ho-Ming (Cupertino, CA), Chu; Chiu-Tsun (Cupertino, CA), Chang; Gary (San Jose, CA)
Title: Integrated circuit with on-chip clock frequency matching to upstream head end equipment
Patent Number: 7,362,767

Inventors: Orino; Kanjo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Illumination optical system and exposure apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 8,154,707

Inventors: Orlick; Christopher J. (Newtown, PA)
Title: Method of edge based pixel location and interpolation
Patent Number: 7,362,378

Inventors: Osafune; Shinnosuke (Nagasaki, JP), Ohta; Yuji (Nagasaki, JP), Kagimoto; Yoshimi (Nagasaki, JP), Miyanagi; Akihiro (Hyogo, JP), Mino; Masahiko (Nagasaki, JP), Ichiki; Yoshihiro (Nagasaki, JP)
Title: Control device for vessel equipped with exhaust heat recovery system and the vessel equipped with the control device
Patent Number: 8,155,813

Inventors: Osaki; Shintaro (Nisshin, JP), Kodama; Hiroyuki (Kariya, JP), Takeda; Masayoshi (Kariya, JP), Kadowaki; Kazunori (Nagoya, JP), Fukuda; Syotarou (Obu, JP), Kumabe; Hajime (Kariya, JP), Nakai; Yasuhiro (Kariya, JP), Niwa; Satoshi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Vehicle automatic operation control device
Patent Number: 8,155,854

Inventors: Ose; Lutz (Sternenfels, DE)
Title: Circuit for switching-on and/or switching-off an electrical load
Patent Number: 9,312,854

Inventors: Oshihara; Kenzo (Yokohama, JP), Yamaguchi; Ryuuta (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Fluid heating apparatus
Patent Number: 8,155,782

Inventors: Oshima; Mitsuaki (Kyoto, JP), Kitaura; Hiromu (Osaka, JP), Fukuda; Hideki (Osaka, JP), Ishihara; Hideshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Optical disk for high resolution and general video recording, optical disk reproduction apparatus, optical disk recording apparatus, and reproduction control information generation apparatus
Patent Number: 8,155,500

Inventors: Osumi; Koichi (Tokyo, JP), Sugama; Sadayuki (Tsukuba, JP), Hakamada; Shinichi (Kawasaki, JP), Sakai; Junichi (Machida, JP), Nito; Yasuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Suzuki; Katsuhiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Waste ink absorbent member, and waste ink container and ink jet recording apparatus equipped with waste ink absorbent member
Patent Number: 8,152,273

Inventors: Ota; Motoari (Saitama-ken, JP), Sato; Tsuneo (Saitama-ken, JP)
Title: Electronic device with an imaging function, image data output system, and image data output method
Patent Number: 7,362,359

Inventors: Otani; Miharu (Yokohama, JP), Tanaka; Jun (Kawasaki, JP), Masuda; Kazuhito (Hitachi, JP), Adachi; Masaya (Hitachi, JP), Hiratsuka; Takato (Mito, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device and manufacturing method for same
Patent Number: 8,154,693

Inventors: Otsuka; Naoki (Kounan, JP)
Title: Radio station, operation control program, and operation control method
Patent Number: 7,362,722

Inventors: Otsuki; Kazunori (Tokyo-to, JP)
Title: Communication management system, mobile terminal device, and communication management program
Patent Number: 7,363,021

Inventors: Otsuki; Koichi (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Printing up to edges of printing paper without platen soiling
Patent Number: 7,360,888

Inventors: Otten; Petrus Johannes Marie (Vlissingen, NL)
Title: Method and device for placing a printing plate in its register position
Patent Number: 9,308,716

Inventors: Ouchida; Takeshi (Osaka, JP), Ishino; Fumitoshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Belt-type continuously variable transmission
Patent Number: 9,309,952

Inventors: Ozaki; Naoyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Kidera; Ryota (Tokyo, JP), Sugiyama; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Mase; Ryusuke (Kanagawa, JP), Yamada; Tatsumi (Kanagawa, JP), Takahashi; Tomoko (Kanagawa, JP), Shakuto; Masahiko (Kanagawa, JP), Takagi; Yasunobu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,310,714

Inventors: Ozawa; Ken (Kanagawa, JP), Kunishima; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,312,327

Inventors: Pacetti; Stephen D. (San Jose, CA), Hossainy; Syed F. A. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Poly(hydroxyalkanoate-co-ester amides) and agents for use with medical articles
Patent Number: 7,361,726

Inventors: Packes, Jr.; John M. (Hawthorne, NY), Jorasch; James A. (Stamford, CT), Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Downs; Michael D. (Stamford, CT)
Title: Device and method for providing payouts based on activity and ranks of other gaming sessions
Patent Number: 7,361,085

Inventors: Palin; William J. (Cape Elizabeth, ME), Turner; Nathan (Portland, ME)
Title: Methods for detection of the strain of a pathogen
Patent Number: 8,153,381

Inventors: Pan; Alfred I-Tsung (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Surface structure for enhancing catalyst reactivity and method of manufacturing thereof
Patent Number: 7,361,426

Inventors: Pan; Gang (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Analysis of signal oscillation patterns
Patent Number: 7,362,421

Inventors: Park; Byong Chon (Daejeon, KR), Ahn; Sang Jung (Daejeon, KR), Choi; Jin Ho (Incheon, KR), Lyou; Joon (Seoul, KR), Hong; Jae Wan (Seoul, KR), Song; Won Young (Incheon, KR), Jung; Ki Young (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for repairing photo mask
Patent Number: 8,153,338

Inventors: Park; Dong-Wook (Yongin, KR), Kang; Ki-Nyeng (Yongin, KR), Kim; Keum-Nam (Yongin, KR)
Title: Driver with separate power sources and display device using the same
Patent Number: 9,311,856

Inventors: Park; Eun-Chan (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Ki-Back (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Scheduling apparatus and method for proportional resource allocation among mobile virtual network operators
Patent Number: 8,155,066

Inventors: Park; Hee Woong (Changwon-si, KR), Kim; Dong Ju (Changwon-si, KR), Park; Nae Hyun (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Air conditioner and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 8,155,792

Inventors: Park; Hyong Yerl (Kyoungsangbuk-do, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 7,362,291

Inventors: Park; Kyu Jin (Anyang-si, KR), Cho; Han Gyu (Anyang-si, KR), Kang; Seung Hyun (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and device for transmitting downlink control signal in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,313,781

Inventors: Park; Sun-mook (Suwon-si, KR), Jung; Jin-ho (Seongnam-si, KR), Seong; Pyong-yong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Optical pickup and optical recording and/or reproducing apparatus adopting the same
Patent Number: 7,362,689

Inventors: Park; Sungjun (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Chun; Sungduck (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Jung; Sunghoon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Yi; Seungjune (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Youngdae (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method and device for random access in wireless communication system supporting multi-carrier wave
Patent Number: 9,313,807

Inventors: Park; Yong Cheol (Kyonggi-do, KR), Jeong; Kyu Hwa (Kyonggi-do, KR)
Title: Optical recording medium having recording capacity information and method for indicating recording capacity
Patent Number: 7,362,680

Inventors: Park; Yoon Sok (Gyunggi-do, KR), Joung; Jae Woo (Gyunggi-do, KR), Kim; Jun Young (Gyunggi-do, KR), Park; Jae Chan (Gyunggi-do, KR), Yang; Ju Hwan (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Inkjet head and inkjet head assembly having the same
Patent Number: 8,152,284

Inventors: Parker; Jeffery R. (Richfield, OH), McCollum; Timothy A. (Avon Lake, OH), Hide; Fumitomo (San Jose, CA), Titov; Alexey (Sagamore Hills, OH), Hardcastle; Ian (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Lighting assembly with adjustable light output
Patent Number: 9,310,545

Inventors: Paschal; Matthew J. (Rochester, MN), Richetta; Raymond A. (Rochester, MN), Rosno; Patrick L. (Rochester, MN), Schmerbeck; Timothy J. (Mantorville, MN), Yilma; Dereje G. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Gated differential logic circuit
Patent Number: 9,312,860

Inventors: Pastacaldi; Alessandra (Rosignano Solvay-Livorno, IT)
Title: Method for purifying aqueous compositions
Patent Number: 9,309,134

Inventors: Pastor; Stephen Daniel (Mayhill, NM), Shum; Sai Ping (Jamesburg, NJ)
Title: Transition-metal-catalyzed process for the conversion of alkenes to sterically hindered substituted n-alkoxyamines
Patent Number: 7,361,755

Inventors: Patrascu; Dumitru Florin (West Bloomfield, MI), Steele; Christopher (Lake Orion, MI)
Title: Yoke with stiffness ring
Patent Number: 9,309,928

Inventors: Patriciu; Dan Costache (Bucharest, RO)
Title: Subsea mining tool including a suction mouth
Patent Number: 9,309,642

Inventors: Pauken; Junko K. (Canton, MI), Haidous; Norman (Wayne, MI), Trapp; Martin Arthur (Novi, MI), Parsons; Robert S. (Saline, MI), Mullen; Gary D. (Farmington, MI)
Title: Molded assembly having a reduced tendency to squeak and a method of manufacturing the assembly
Patent Number: 8,153,258

Inventors: Paulwitz; Christian (Pettenberg, DE), Karasek; Manfred (Steinheim, DE)
Title: Line filter
Patent Number: 7,362,162

Inventors: Pawlowski; J. Thomas (Boise, ID)
Title: Increasing efficiency of memory accesses by selectively introducing a relative delay between the time that write addresses are provided to the memory and the time that write data is provided to the memory
Patent Number: 8,154,932

Inventors: Pax; George (Boise, ID)
Title: Memory register encoding systems and methods
Patent Number: 8,156,291

Inventors: Payne; David M. (Star, ID), Huffman; John W. (Meridian, ID), Luque; Phillip R. (Boise, ID), Hoberock; Tim M. (Boise, ID)
Title: Electronic device having a light emitting/detecting display screen
Patent Number: 7,362,320

Inventors: Paz; Ofir (Rishon Leziyon, IL), Keren; Avishai (Rosh Ha'avin, IL), Feder; Meir (Herzelia, IL), Fenster; Maier (Petach Tikva, IL)
Title: Overlay management
Patent Number: 7,360,230

Inventors: Pellegrino; Francesco (Cold Spring Harbor, NY), Psinakis; Thomas J. (East Meadow, NY), Morrissey; Raymond (Elmont, NY), D'Italia; Robert (Melville, NY), Vinciguerra; Edward J. (North Bellmore, NY), Tupper; Kevin J. (Huntington, NY), Bruzzi; Marie Catherine (East Meadow, NY)
Title: Method of operating a networked CBRNE detection system
Patent Number: 8,154,399

Inventors: Pelletier; Dale T. (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: High-speed telephone connection
Patent Number: 7,362,858

Inventors: Peng; Hsui-Peng (San Jose, CA), Lee; Jae-Hong (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Methods for monitoring chip temperature during test
Patent Number: 8,152,372

Inventors: Persson; Staffan (Tumba, SE), Sjolund; Martin (Grodinge, SE), Kolstad; Russell (Waunakee, WI)
Title: Washing apparatus and method for cleaning milking related equipment
Patent Number: 8,151,730

Inventors: Peterson; Christopher N. (North Bend, WA), Paya; Ismail Cem (Seattle, WA)
Title: Marking and identifying web-based authentication forms
Patent Number: 7,360,092

Inventors: Petitdidier; Cecile (Beacon, NY), Tiron; Raluca (Saint Martin d'Heres, FR), Mortini; Benedicte (Meylan, FR)
Title: Method for measuring the creep of a thin film inserted between two rigid substrates, with one cantilever end
Patent Number: 8,152,364

Inventors: Petrovic; Branislav (La Jolla, CA), Alelyunas; Carl Harry (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for spectrum spreading of a pulse-density modulated waveform
Patent Number: 9,312,880

Inventors: Petrucelli; Steven (Cranbury, NJ)
Title: Low profile pressure sensor
Patent Number: 9,310,268

Inventors: Pham; Chi M. (Lawndale, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for generating delays
Patent Number: 7,362,155

Inventors: Phillips; Gregory Joseph (Landenberg, PA), Deporte; Rebecca (Landenberg, PA), Norwine; Jeffrey (Wilmington, DE), Joines; Penny (Media, PA)
Title: Debit purchasing of stored value card for use by and/or delivery to others
Patent Number: 7,363,273

Inventors: Picaud; Serge (Avon, FR), Sahel; Jose Alain (Paris, FR), Firas; Jammoul (Bagneux, FR), Coriat; Caroline (Paris, FR), Simonutti; Manuel (Paris, FR)
Title: Anticonvulsive pharmaceutical compositions
Patent Number: 9,308,260

Inventors: Picker; Saar (Bellevue, WA), Carreno; Michael J. (Redmond, WA), Flannery; Frank (Bellevue, WA)
Title: System and method for dynamic playlist of media
Patent Number: 7,363,314

Inventors: Pickrell; Kevin (Columbus, OH), Kuzdzal; Mark J. (Allegany, NY)
Title: One-piece manufacturing process
Patent Number: 8,151,862

Inventors: Pierick; David E. (San Diego, CA), Anderson; Jere R. (Newburyport, MA), Cha; Sung Woon (Moonchon, KR), Chen; Liqin (West Roxbury, MA), Stevenson; James F. (Morristown, NJ), Laing; Dana E. (Gloucester, MA)
Title: Injection molding of polymeric material
Patent Number: 7,361,294

Inventors: Pierpont; Daniel M. (North Saint Paul, MN), Saulsbury; Kim B. (Lake Elmo, MN), Mao; Shane S. (Woodbury, MN), Le; Jimmy M. (Saint Paul, MN)
Title: Unitized fuel cell assembly and cooling apparatus
Patent Number: 8,153,316

Inventors: Piirainen; Olli (Oulu, FI), Vainikka; Markku (Kiviniemi, FI), Karjalainen; Juha P. (Oulu, FI)
Title: Frequency offset correction
Patent Number: 8,155,252

Inventors: Pila Gonzalez; Jose Antonio (Cantabria, ES), Velar Fernandez; Fernando (Cantabria, ES), Cobo Ocejo; Ignacio (Cantabria, ES), Blackmore; Simon Peter (Norfolk, GB), Harrod; James Edward Arthur (Norfolk, GB)
Title: Double isolation for double chamber differential pressure meter
Patent Number: 9,310,235

Inventors: Popat; Ajay Haridas (Manchester, GB), Cordwell; Janette (Manchester, GB), Holmes; Marie (Manchester, GB), Double; Philip John (Manchester, GB)
Title: Ink and printing process
Patent Number: 9,309,425

Inventors: Poulsen; Lars (Gentofte, DK), Thyk.ae butted.r; Jette (Greve, DK), Lantz; Anna Eliasson (Helsingborg, SE)
Title: Genetically modified filamentous fungi and uses thereof
Patent Number: 9,309,295

Inventors: Prabhat; Manasvini (Newcastle upon Tyne, GB), Swan; Gillian Balfour (Newcastle upon Tyne, GB)
Title: Laundry composition
Patent Number: 8,153,579

Inventors: Prabhu; Pavithrananda S. (Vellore, IN), Vishwakarma; Chandan K. (Hazaribagh, IN)
Title: Archival management of database logs
Patent Number: 9,311,311

Inventors: Prasad; Ravi (East Amherst, NY), Heim; Carl Joseph (Amherst, NY), Maloney; James Joseph (Amherst, NY)
Title: Helium recovery process
Patent Number: 8,152,898

Inventors: Prior; Gregory P. (Birmingham, MI)
Title: Engine with belt/alternator/supercharger system
Patent Number: 8,151,773

Inventors: Puente Baliarda; Carles (Barcelona, ES), Borja Borau; Carmen (Barcelona, ES), Anguera Pros; Jaume (Vinaros, ES), Soler Castany; Jordi (Mataro, ES)
Title: Multilevel antennae
Patent Number: 8,154,462

Inventors: Purpura; Robert J. (Naperville, IL)
Title: Using a same program on a local system and a remote system
Patent Number: 9,313,267

Inventors: Puscas; Livianu Dorin (Rochester Hills, MI), Patel; Bhupendra A. (Canton, MI), Papanikolaou; Kosta (Huntington Woods, MI), Rogers; David Manuel (Southfield, MI)
Title: Striker cover for a vehicle
Patent Number: 9,309,693

Inventors: Putzig; Donald Edward (Newark, DE)
Title: Zirconium-based cross-linking composition for use with high pH polymer solutions
Patent Number: 8,153,564

Inventors: Quine; Douglas B. (Bethel, CT)
Title: Time limited business reply mail
Patent Number: 8,152,067

Inventors: Qureshey; Safi (Santa Ana, CA), Sheppard; Daniel D. (Brea, CA)
Title: Network enabled audio device and radio site
Patent Number: 9,312,827

Inventors: Rafique; Raihan (Lund, SE)
Title: Matrix for use with a radio transceiver and methods thereto
Patent Number: 9,312,891

Inventors: Ragozin; Dmitry (Nizhny Novgorod, RU), Shokin; Alexander (Nizhny Novgorod, RU)
Title: Graphical simulation of objects in a virtual environment
Patent Number: 9,308,444

Inventors: Rahim; Irfan (San Jose, CA), Liu; Yow-Juang Bill (San Jose, CA), Watt; Jeffrey (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus with varying gate oxide thickness
Patent Number: 7,361,961

Inventors: Rajwar; Ravi (Portland, OR), Chappell; Robert (Portland, OR), Zhang; Zhongying (Portland, OR), Bessette; Jason (Portland, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus to write modified cache data to a backing store while retaining write permissions
Patent Number: 9,311,241

Inventors: Ramachandran; Natarajan (Uniontown, OH), Modi; Ashok (Canton, OH), Hill; Jeff (Canton, OH), Motz; Ray (Massillon, OH), Steinbach; Klaus A. (Canton, OH)
Title: Wireless financial transaction systems and methods
Patent Number: 9,311,635

Inventors: Ramanujam; Gopalan (Portland, OR), Nayak; Narendra S. (Portland, OR)
Title: Methods and apparatus for multi-threading using differently coded software segments to perform an algorithm
Patent Number: 7,360,220

Inventors: Ramchandran; Puthukode G. (Austin, TX), Yan; Shunguo (Austin, TX)
Title: Dynamic display overlay
Patent Number: 9,311,114

Inventors: Ramseier; Marcel (Wetzikon, CH), Studer; Beat (Durnten, CH)
Title: Apparatus for transferring products to a conveying arrangement
Patent Number: 7,360,759

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: 8,154,757

Inventors: Rancoule; Gilbert (Marcq-en-Baroeul, FR)
Title: Crucible for the crystallization of silicon
Patent Number: 8,152,920

Inventors: Rao; Rajesh A. (Austin, TX), Muralidhar; Ramachandran (Austin, TX), White; Bruce E. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Non-volatile nanocrystal memory and method therefor
Patent Number: 7,361,567

Inventors: Rao; Vishnu-Kumar Shivaji (Vancouver, WA), Barton; David C. (Vancouver, WA), Hanley; Mark Gregory (Shamania, WA)
Title: Methods and systems for device-independent portable session synchronization
Patent Number: 8,156,547

Inventors: Rassouli; Mahmood Reza (Lebanon, PA), Hartman; Michael Scott (Oshkosh, WI)
Title: Metalized film laminates with anticorrosion agents
Patent Number: 7,361,391

Inventors: Ratzel; Richard O. (Westlake, OH), Harding; Joseph J. (Mentor, OH), Lencoski; Michael J. (Claridon Township, OH), Simmons; James A. (Painesville, OH), Barnhouse; Donald J. (Perry, OH)
Title: Cushioning conversion machine and method
Patent Number: 7,361,132

Inventors: Ravalico; Patricia H. (Keller, TX), Wilson, III; Charlie W. (Saginaw, TX)
Title: Clinical analyzer wash and method
Patent Number: 9,308,560

Inventors: Rebholz-Goldmann; Peter (Neuenstadt, DE)
Title: Integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,362,147

Inventors: Reece; Russell Dean (Foster City, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for storage management in a data processing device
Patent Number: 8,156,271

Inventors: Regev; Zvi (West Hills, CA), Regev; Alon (Woodland Hills, CA)
Title: Current switching sensor detector
Patent Number: 7,362,637

Inventors: Regunathan; Shankar (Bellevue, WA), Lin; Chih-Lung (Redmond, WA), Holcomb; Thomas W. (Bothell, WA)
Title: Switching distortion metrics during motion estimation
Patent Number: 8,155,195

Inventors: Rehm; Oliver (Clarkston, MI), Hajdarevic; Ermina (Troy, MI)
Title: Flat panel touch interface for vehicle climate control system
Patent Number: 8,155,831

Inventors: Remein; Duane R. (Raleigh, NC), Moss; John Lane (Cary, NC), Lagle, III; Hugh Andrew (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Method and apparatus to reduce the impact of raman interference in passive optical networks with RF video overlay
Patent Number: 9,312,955

Inventors: Rentsch; Susanne (Brighton, GB), Brouwer; Wouter Gerrit (Uckfield, GB)
Title: Methods to process seismic data contaminated by coherent energy radiated from more than one source
Patent Number: 9,310,503

Inventors: Reohr; William R. (Ridgefield, CT), Pfitzmann; Birgit M. (Wettswil, CH), Kingsbury; Kevin M. (Bastrop, TX), Richardson; Laura A. (Ridge Manor, FL), Urbanetz; Peter (Wadenswil, CH), Yoes; William B. (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for automated migration of data among storage centers
Patent Number: 9,311,020

Inventors: Repphun; William F. (Boulder, CO), Smith; James H. (Woodside, CA)
Title: Pressure control system for sealed enclosures
Patent Number: 7,362,540

Inventors: Resch; Barbara (Solna, SE), Radhakrishnan; Regunathan (Foster City, CA), Biswas; Arijit (Nuremberg, DE), Engdegard; Jonas (Stockholm, SE)
Title: Ranking representative segments in media data
Patent Number: 9,313,593

Inventors: Reyneri; Justin (Los Altos, CA), Bidermann; William R. (Los Gatos, CA), Olding; Benjamin P. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Digital image capture having an ultra-high dynamic range
Patent Number: 7,362,365

Inventors: Reynolds; Hugh (Dublin, IE), Bond; Andrew (Dublin, IE), Bowell; Andrew (Dublin, IE)
Title: Method and apparatus for simulating soft object movement
Patent Number: 7,363,199

Inventors: Reznik; Daniel (Berlin, DE), Stier; Oliver (Berlin, DE), Ring; Melanie (Munchen, DE), Kuhlmann; Werner (Munchen, DE), Prodinger; Benjamin (Wernberg, AT), Iwanowski; Nicola (Berlin, DE)
Title: Optical transmission and/or receiving device
Patent Number: 7,361,936

Inventors: Rice; Cheryl (San Diego, CA), Xi; Dongjuan Chris (San Marcus, CA)
Title: Method of manufacturing an ultrasonic transducer electrode assembly
Patent Number: 9,312,470

Inventors: Rice; Scott A. (San Diego, CA), Nardacci; Nicholas M. (Bristol, RI)
Title: Metal wood club with improved hitting face
Patent Number: 7,361,099

Inventors: Richardson; Brian Edward (Campbell, CA)
Title: Optical system for a light emitting diode with collection, conduction, phosphor directing, and output means
Patent Number: 8,152,318

Inventors: Richardson; Brian Edward (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Optic system for light guide with controlled output
Patent Number: 8,152,352

Inventors: Richardson; Joseph Thomas (Irvine, CA), Warren; Gregory James (Costa Mesa, CA)
Title: Illuminated modular display
Patent Number: 7,360,915

Inventors: Richardson; William M. (Warwick, NY), Swanson; Leslie H. (Tewksbury, MA), Kovummal; Ashwin (Stamford, CT), Mukherjee; Sandeepan (Stamford, CT)
Title: Packet network monitoring device
Patent Number: 7,362,714

Inventors: Richert; Michelle (Illzach, FR), Boswell; David R. (Woodley Reading, GB), Dicker; Mark Robert (Sandown Isle of Wight, GB), Stuck; Alexander (Wettingen, CH)
Title: Apparatus and method for a sub microscopic and optically variable image carrying device
Patent Number: 9,310,676

Inventors: Riebel; Michael (Kissing, DE)
Title: Method and device for cooling heat-generating computer components
Patent Number: 8,154,869

Inventors: Rieger; Fritz (Berne, CH), Winter; Reinhard (Berne, CH), Reber; Monika Bertges (Berne, CH)
Title: Method of fitting a binaural hearing aid system
Patent Number: 9,313,583

Inventors: Roberts, II; William Byron (Wellington, NV), Lawlor; Shawn P. (Bellevue, WA), Breidenthal; Robert E. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Supersonic compressor
Patent Number: 9,309,893

Inventors: Robinson; Carl Wesley (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Device for locking a card in a card reader
Patent Number: 7,360,709

Inventors: Robinson; Scott H. (Portland, OR), Espinosa; Gustavo P. (Portland, OR), Bennett; Steven M. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Accessing private data about the state of a data processing machine from storage that is publicly accessible
Patent Number: 8,156,343

Inventors: Robinson; Timothy B. (Boulder Creek, CA)
Title: Programmable identity of I and Q channels
Patent Number: 7,362,694

Inventors: Rocha; Teresa Grocela (Clifton Park, NY), Palmatier; Alison Liana (Porter Corners, NY), Male; Jonathan Lloyd (Schoharie, NY), Blouch; John Dewey (Glenville, NY), Wood; Benjamin Roe (Niskayuna, NY), Vitse; Frederic (Schenectady, NY)
Title: Exhaust stream treatment
Patent Number: 7,361,321

Inventors: Rochon; Alain (Mont-St-Gregoire, CA), Labonte; Rene (Farnham, CA), Leduc; Gaetan (Granby, CA)
Title: Rolled sheets of floor covering and manufacture
Patent Number: 9,309,078

Inventors: Rodriguez; Jean-Michel (Montpellier, FR)
Title: Cold air containment system in a data centre
Patent Number: 9,313,928

Inventors: Rodriguez; Peter P. (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Method and system for application profiling for purposes of defining resource requirements
Patent Number: 9,311,150

Inventors: Rodyushkin; Konstantin (Novgorod, RU), Zhislina; Victoria (Novgorod, RU)
Title: Methods for estimating the position and shape of lips and for estimating the position of teeth in a sequence of digital images of a human face
Patent Number: 7,362,899

Inventors: Roger; Rodolfo G. (Clearwater, FL), Childers; Robert W. (Trinity, FL), Kelly; Thomas D. (Highland Park, IL)
Title: Acoustic access disconnection systems and methods
Patent Number: 8,152,751

Inventors: Rogers; Frederick C. (Olathe, KS), Bertz; Lyle T. (Lee's Summit, MO), Breau; Jeremy R. (Leawood, KS), Cerda, Jr.; Salvador (Peculiar, MO), Mitchell; Gene S. (Blue Springs, MO)
Title: System and method for establishing a secure wireless communication path
Patent Number: 9,313,176

Inventors: Roll; Michael (Bielefeld, DE), Lutke-Bexten; Ulrich (Paderborn, DE)
Title: Bumper for a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,360,811

Inventors: Rosch; Bernhard (Sulzbach-Rosenberg, DE), Spies; Alexander (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Contact slider unit for a switching unit, in particular for a circuit breaker
Patent Number: 9,312,084

Inventors: Rosentreter; Antje (Wuppertal, DE)
Title: Package having a tear initiation for forming an opening
Patent Number: 8,152,376

Inventors: Rouhana; Stephen William (Plymouth, MI)
Title: Reversible 3-point to 4-point seat belt system
Patent Number: 9,308,890

Inventors: Rozwadowski; Kevin L. (Saskatoon, CA), Lydiate; Derek J. (Saskatoon, CA)
Title: Modulation of meiotic recombination
Patent Number: 9,309,525

Inventors: Ruano; Julio E. (Round Rock, TX), Holloway; Seth M. (Austin, TX), Laffoon; Christopher (Durham, NC), Lourenco; Abraao (South Yamouth, MA), Timm, IV; Carl A. (Seattle, WA)
Title: System and method for user skill determination
Patent Number: 8,155,948

Inventors: Rubin; Darryl E. (Duvall, WA), Mital; Vijay (Sammamish, WA), Green; David G. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Use of taxonomized analytics reference model
Patent Number: 8,155,931

Inventors: Rubin; Stuart H (San Diego, CA)
Title: Geodesic search and retrieval system and method of semi-structured databases
Patent Number: 8,155,949

Inventors: Rubino; Robert S. (Williamsville, NY), Gan; Hong (Williamsville, NY), Takeuchi; Esther S. (East Amherst, NY)
Title: Sandwich cathode electrochemical cell with wound electrode assembly
Patent Number: 8,153,293

Inventors: Rudy; Steven C. (San Jose, CA), Gibbons; Matthew R. (San Jose, CA), Macchioni; Curtis V. (Livermore, CA), Li; Yun-Fei (Fremont, CA), Shang; Changhe (Fremont, CA), Corona; Carlos (Plesanton, CA)
Title: Method for providing and utilizing an electronic lapping guide in a magnetic recording transducer
Patent Number: 8,151,441

Inventors: Ruthfield; Scott L. (Seattle, WA), Banks; Richard (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Methods and systems of providing information to computer users
Patent Number: 7,360,171

Inventors: Ryan; Wayne L. (Omaha, NE), Wu; Jiong (La Vista, NE)
Title: Cellular controls for glycated hemoglobin Hb A1c
Patent Number: 7,361,513

Inventors: Ryf; Marc (Aarau, CH), Liebheit; Stefan (Staufen, CH)
Title: Double infeed stacking table with centering and method for transferring stacks to a gripper with an infeed station of this type
Patent Number: 8,152,434

Inventors: Ryowa; Tatsuya (Osaka, JP)
Title: Semiconductor phosphor nanoparticle
Patent Number: 8,153,022

Inventors: Sadowski; Grant (Painesville, OH), Kachline; Jeff (Highland Heights, OH), Gregg; Wayne (Cleveland, OH), Meess; Brian (Willoughby, OH), Enyedy; Ed (Eastlake, OH)
Title: Welding gun with debris removal and motor cooling
Patent Number: 9,308,599

Inventors: Saenger; Katherine L (Ossining, NY), Surendra; Maheswaran (Croton-on-Hudson, NY), Karecki, legal representative; Anna Dorothy (Brooklyn, NY), Nitta; Satya V (Poughquag, NY), Purushothaman; Sampath (Yorktown Heights, NY), Colburn; Matthew E (Hopewell Junction, NY), Dalton; Timothy J (Ridgefield, CT), Huang; Elbert (Tarrytown, NY), Karecki; Simon M (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Closed air gap interconnect structure
Patent Number: 7,361,991

Inventors: Saga; Hideki (Koganei, JP), Nagashima; Masaki (Monterey, CA)
Title: Information recording and reproducing apparatus, information recording and reproducing system, information processing apparatus and information reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,154,823

Inventors: Sagawa; Takahiro (Chino, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device and liquid crystal panel
Patent Number: 7,362,301

Inventors: Sage; Gerald F. (Chico, CA)
Title: Data rate compression device for cable television return path using bandpass puncturing
Patent Number: 8,156,535

Inventors: Saieg; Steven George (Rochester Hills, MI), Holt; Craig Allen (Chesterfield, MI)
Title: Cast trailing arm assembly for trailer suspension
Patent Number: 7,360,774

Inventors: Saito; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP), Uchida; Haruo (Yokohama, JP), Shigeno; Kenji (Yokohama, JP), Aoki; Noriyuki (Tokyo, JP), Kawakami; Kazuhisa (Yokohama, JP), Kanome; Yuji (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Kosuke (Yokohama, JP), Tsukuda; Masakazu (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Yoshiaki (Nagareyama, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus having optical sensor unit
Patent Number: 8,152,167

Inventors: Saito; Noboru (Tokyo, JP), Takahashi; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Igarashi; Noriyuki (Tokyo, JP), Fukumoto; Keiichi (Tokyo, JP), Nakamura; Hiroto (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP), Shimada; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Cooling fin connected to a cooling unit and a pusher of the testing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,362,117

Inventors: Sakai; Hiroshi (Nagano, JP)
Title: Prism, method of producing a prism, and optical head apparatus using a prism
Patent Number: 7,361,250

Inventors: Sakai; Tatsuhiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication apparatus, communication method, program and storage medium
Patent Number: 9,313,715

Inventors: Sakakibara; Seiji (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Parking assist systems, methods, and programs
Patent Number: 7,363,130

Inventors: Sakashita; Yukihiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Display apparatus and its control method
Patent Number: 8,155,435

Inventors: Sakata; Shoichi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Developing device and image forming apparatus with the same
Patent Number: 8,155,570

Inventors: Sakata; Yasunori (Kariya, JP)
Title: Parallel relay circuit for hydraulic braking device
Patent Number: 7,360,848

Inventors: Sakuma; Keishi (Iruma, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, non-transitory computer-readable storage medium and refresh control method
Patent Number: 9,312,025

Inventors: Sakuma; Sadayoshi (Yokohama, JP), Komuro; Hirokazu (Yokohama, JP), Ibe; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP), Hatsui; Takuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Liquid ejection head having substrate with nickel-containing layer
Patent Number: 8,152,279

Inventors: Sakurada; Takashi (Itami, JP)
Title: Light supply unit, illumination unit, and illumination system
Patent Number: 7,360,934

Inventors: Sakurai; Junzou (Tokyo, JP), Miki; Takanori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Imaging device
Patent Number: 8,154,627

Inventors: Sala; Dario (Binasco MI, IT), Bianchi; Claudio (Binasco MI, IT)
Title: Apparatus for preparing beverages from soluble preparations with improved aroma-preserving device
Patent Number: 8,151,693

Inventors: Sala; Dario (Binasco Ml, IT), Bianchi; Claudio (Binasco Ml, IT)
Title: Apparatus for preparing beverages from soluble preparations with aroma-preserving device
Patent Number: 8,151,692

Inventors: Saldamli; Gokay (San Jose, CA)
Title: Computing system with location detection mechanism and method of operation thereof
Patent Number: 9,313,763

Inventors: Salignon; Denis (Orleans, FR), Georget; Claude (Saint Denis En Val, FR), Lesne; Dominique (Orleans, FR)
Title: Projectile in particular an anti-infrastructure penetrating bomb and method for penetration of said projectile through a wall
Patent Number: 8,151,712

Inventors: Saltzman; Greg D. (Perkasie, PA), Troutman; Nancy H. (Miami, FL), Sheetz; Scott A. (Miami, FL), Lebedev; Vladimir N. (Miami, FL)
Title: Real time temperature and location tracker
Patent Number: 8,154,421

Inventors: Sanada; Hiromi (Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa, JP), Ito; Mitsuyoshi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Corrugated mattress vibrator longitudinally vibrated
Patent Number: 7,361,152

Inventors: Sanchez; Luis A. (Troy, NY), Quine; Douglas B. (Bethel, CT)
Title: Systems and methods for producing and processing time dependent dynamic barcodes in a mail delivery system
Patent Number: 8,152,068

Inventors: Sanda; Shuzou (Nagoya, JP), Shimazu; Takashi (Nagoya, JP), Ohmiya; Yasuhiro (Seto, JP), Hotta; Yoshihiro (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Bearing structure for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 9,309,918

Inventors: Sankarasubramaniam; Yogesh (Bangalore, IN), Ramanathan; Krishnan (Bangalore, IN), Madhvanath; Sriganesh (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Content recommendation for groups
Patent Number: 9,311,308

Inventors: Sano; Masahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Abe; Koji (Kawasaki, JP), Watanabe; Hitoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Layout design apparatus, layout design method, and computer product
Patent Number: 7,360,194

Inventors: Sarata; Takafumi (Chiba, JP), Yanase; Norimasa (Chiba, JP), Ozaki; Toru (Chiba, JP), Tamachi; Tsuneaki (Chiba, JP), Yuzurihara; Kazutaka (Chiba, JP), Iwasaki; Fumiharu (Chiba, JP), Ishisone; Noboru (Chiba, JP)
Title: Pressure regulating valve, fuel cell system using same, and hydrogen generating facility
Patent Number: 8,153,320

Inventors: Sasaki; Hitoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Tsujiguchi; Yuuichiroh (Kanagawa, JP), Kawaguchi; Takuji (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshigai; Shigeru (Kanagawa, JP), Shigaki; Keizoh (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and image forming method
Patent Number: 9,308,754

Inventors: Sasaki; Kohki (Iwate, JP)
Title: Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,154,784

Inventors: Sasaki; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP), Iwasaki; Motoya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication apparatus and resource derivation method
Patent Number: 9,312,932

Inventors: Sasaki; Takashi (Shioya-gun, JP), Saito; Takashi (Shioya-gun, JP), Suzuki; Akihiro (Utsunomiya, JP), Oishi; Hidetoshi (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Gas sensor
Patent Number: 7,360,395

Inventors: Sato; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Phosphor dispersion liquid and method for manufacturing LED device
Patent Number: 9,309,461

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: 8,155,460

Inventors: Sato; Yusuke (Yokohama, JP), Nishimura; Suzushi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Device for inspecting substrate having irregular rough surface and inspection method using same
Patent Number: 9,310,319

Inventors: Satomi; Mitsunori (Kawasaki, JP), Hatakeyama; Atsushi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method and system for displaying integrated log information
Patent Number: 7,360,214

Inventors: Savatsky; Bruce J. (Kingwood, TX), Pequeno; R. Eric (Baytown, TX), Hjelle; Larry L. (Dayton, TX)
Title: Method of using an upper discharge in a fluidized bed reactor and system thereof
Patent Number: 8,153,068

Inventors: Sawada; Kouichi (Daito, JP), Takagi; Masaaki (Daito, JP)
Title: Printer apparatus
Patent Number: 7,360,959

Inventors: Sayano; Akio (Yokohama, JP), Takahashi; Masashi (Yokohama, JP), Saito; Masahiro (Yokohama, JP), Nakajima; Kazuyoshi (Hiratsuka, JP), Tanuma; Tadashi (Yokohama, JP), Asai; Satoru (Chigasaki, JP), Kamimura; Kenji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Steam turbine and steam turbine blade
Patent Number: 9,309,773

Inventors: Sayed; Rami Z. (Farmington Hills, MI), Nardicchio; Dino (Bloomfield, MI)
Title: Shingle recliner cover
Patent Number: 7,360,842

Inventors: Schafer; Barry W. (Cicero, IN), Herman; Rod A. (New Ross, IN)
Title: Method for seed devitalization
Patent Number: 8,153,864

Inventors: Scherer; Heinz-Peter (Bensheim, DE), Feldmeier; Guenter (Lorsch, DE), Novak; Istvan (Stuttgard, DE)
Title: Connection device for connection to a solar module and solar module comprising such connection device
Patent Number: 8,152,536

Inventors: Scherrle; Jan (Crailsheim, DE), Hutzenlaub; Stefan (Crailsheim, DE), Schust; Bernhard (Kressberg, DE), Hoffeld; Harald (Crailsheim, DE)
Title: Hydrodynamic coupling
Patent Number: 9,309,891

Inventors: Schettel; Fred (Thedinghausen, DE), Hayunges; Jens-Christoph (Hamburg, DE), Ackerstaff; Stefan (Leer, DE), Kaatz; Torsten (Bassum, DE)
Title: Securing device for a load system in a cargo compartment of an aircraft, comprising at least one securing catch
Patent Number: 8,152,206

Inventors: Schimmel; Ralf (Weilmuenster, DE)
Title: Apparatus for detecting an electrical variable of a rechargeable battery, and method for producing said apparatus
Patent Number: 8,154,298

Inventors: Schleicher, II; James G (Los Gatos, CA), Yuan; Jinyong (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Methods for producing equivalent logic designs for FPGAs and structured ASIC devices
Patent Number: 7,360,197

Inventors: Schlick; Michael (Pfinztal, DE), Hoetzel; Juergen (Florstadt, DE), Zimmermann; Uwe (Ludwigsburg, DE), Moritz; Rainer (Filderstadt, DE), Lucas; Bernhard (Besigheim, DE), Toennesen; Tore (Reutlingen, DE), Winner; Hermann (Bietigheim, DE), Hueppauff; Martin (Stuttgart, DE), Uhler; Werner (Bruchsal, DE), Bulla; Joachim (Hemmingen, DE), Schmid; Dirk (Simmozheim, DE)
Title: Control and evaluation system for a compound sensor
Patent Number: 7,363,194

Inventors: Schnelle; Christoph (Burringbar, AU), Nolan; Geoffrey John (Lane Cove, AU)
Title: Mapping of data from XML to SQL
Patent Number: 7,363,310

Inventors: Scholten; Thomas (Tuttlingen, DE), Mayenberger; Rupert (Rielasingen, DE)
Title: Gas-operated surgical instrument
Patent Number: 9,307,963

Inventors: Scholz; Holger (Heidelberg, DE), Weber; Andreas (Malsch, DE)
Title: Apparatus with electrical crush protector and printing press having the apparatus
Patent Number: 8,151,706

Inventors: Schreck; Erhard (San Jose, CA), Crimi; Francis P. (Los Altos, CA), Yu; Jingbo (San Jose, CA), Mallary; Michael (Sterling, MA), Hughes; Scott (Cupertino, CA), Bahn; Duc (San Jose, CA), Heimbaugh; Mark (Pleasanton, CA), Saito; Kazuhiro (San Jose, CA), LeFebvre; Andrew (Campbell, CA), Ferber; Joerg (San Jose, CA), Hu; Xiaoping (Milpitas, CA), Krajnovich; Douglas J. (Santa Clara, CA), Hawks; Chris (Saratoga, CA), Brunnett; Donald J (Pleasanton, CA), Schardt; Bruce C (Tracy, CA)
Title: System for detecting a change in head-to-disk contact status in a disk drive
Patent Number: 7,362,534

Inventors: Schrewe; Klaus (Ruthen, DE), Mandt; Rudiger (Breckerfeld, DE)
Title: Method for determining the charge state of a particle filter installed in the exhaust gas line of an internal combustion engine and device for reducing the particle emissions of an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,152,912

Inventors: Schubert; Erich (Ellwangen, DE), Kohl; Alexander (Aalen, DE), Ziegler; Gerhard-Wilhelm (Aalen, DE), Patra; Michael (Oberkochen, DE), Deguenther; Markus (Aalen, DE), Layh; Michael (Altusried, DE)
Title: Illumination system for illuminating a mask in a microlithographic exposure apparatus
Patent Number: 9,310,694

Inventors: Schubert; Hans-Ludwig (Baienfurt, DE), Aalto; Esa-Matti (Ravensburg, DE), Patt; Rudolf (Reinbeck, DE), Kordsachia; Othar (Oststeinbeck, DE), Storz; Christoph (Glinde, DE)
Title: Lignocellulosic fibrous material made of wood
Patent Number: 8,152,960

Inventors: Schulz; Torsten (Jena, DE), Ermantraut; Eugen (Jena, DE), Ehricht; Ralf (Jena, DE), Mobius; Klaus-Peter (Zollnitz, DE), Wagner; Gerd (Jena, DE), Fischer; Joachim (Portstendorf, DE), Ellinger; Thomas (Jena, DE)
Title: Reaction vessel for carrying out array processes
Patent Number: 9,310,291

Inventors: Schwartz; Barry (Newton, NJ), Geaney; John T. (Lafayette, NJ)
Title: Anti-setback spin clip application
Patent Number: 8,151,709

Inventors: Schwerin; Ulrike Gruening-von (Munchen, DE), Happ; Thomas (Tarrytown, NY)
Title: Phase change memory fabricated using self-aligned processing
Patent Number: 7,362,608

Inventors: Sebree; Terri B. (Gladwyne, PA), Pierce; Mark (Essex, CT), O'Neill; Carol (Conshohocken, PA)
Title: Pharmacokinetics of iontophoretic sumatriptan administration
Patent Number: 8,155,737

Inventors: Seder; Thomas A. (Northville, MI), Repa; Brian S. (Beverly Hills, MI), Forlizzi; Jodi (Pittsburgh, PA), Evenson; Shelley (Pittsburgh, PA), Szczerba; Joseph F. (Grand Blanc, MI), Lenneman; John K. (Okemos, MI)
Title: Method and system for exhibiting media segments
Patent Number: 8,155,581

Inventors: See; Boon Sun (Geylang Bahru, SG)
Title: Submersible well pump installation procedure
Patent Number: 7,360,601

Inventors: Sekhar; Vivek (San Diego, CA)
Title: HTTP request pipeline optimization
Patent Number: 9,311,424

Inventors: Seki; Hideyasu (Chiba, JP), Hatori; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Fukao; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kawashima; Yuta (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Process cartridge capable of suppressing filming and image forming apparatus with same
Patent Number: 9,310,707

Inventors: Seki; Yusuke (Musashino, JP), Kandori; Akihiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Magnetic detection coil and apparatus for magnetic field measurement
Patent Number: 8,155,726

Inventors: Semin; Andrey (Feldkirchen/Munich, DE)
Title: Instruction that specifies an application thread performance state
Patent Number: 9,310,875

Inventors: Semma; Toshitaka (Kanagawa, JP), Nagashima; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Hayashi; Takamasa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and replaceable part and IC chip for the same
Patent Number: 7,362,466

Inventors: Sen; Rhadha (San Diego, CA), McManus; Richard J. (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Media sheet coatings
Patent Number: 9,309,424

Inventors: Senthilkumar; Udayampalayam P. (Tamilnadu, IN), Arulmoli; Thangavel (Tamilnadu, IN), Lakshmipathi; Venu S. (Tamilnadu, IN), Rao; Siripragada M. (Tamilnadu, IN)
Title: Process for the preparation of bisphosphonic acid
Patent Number: 7,361,761

Inventors: Seo; Jin-Beom (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Double clutch transmission
Patent Number: 7,360,466

Inventors: Seo; Kang Soo (Suwon, KR), Shim; Hyu Tae (Hwaseong, KR)
Title: Gear train of automatic transmission for vehicles
Patent Number: 8,152,681

Inventors: Seshadri; Praveen (Bellevue, WA), Abileah; Shahaf (Seattle, WA), Nilakantan; Niranjan (Redmond, WA), Knight; Holly (Woodinville, WA), Pather; Shyamalan (Seattle, WA), Gerber; Robert H. (Bellevue, WA), Mensa-Annan; Charles Tete (Bellevue, WA), Garrett; Philip (Woodinville, WA), Faoro; Michael Anthony (North Bend, WA), Lavery; Darryn Owen (Seattle, WA)
Title: User interface system and methods for providing notification(s)
Patent Number: 7,360,202

Inventors: Sethi; Rakesh (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for detection of biological conditions
Patent Number: 9,313,418

Inventors: Setlak; Dale R. (Melbourne, FL)
Title: Multi-biometric finger sensor having different selectivities and associated methods
Patent Number: 7,361,919

Inventors: Shah; Ashish (East Amherst, NY)
Title: Method of using cyclic pressure to increase the pressed density of electrodes for use in electrochemical cells
Patent Number: 8,153,304

Inventors: Shah; Kunal (Hillsboro, OR), Haverty; Michael (Mountain View, CA), Shankar; Sadasivan (Cupertino, CA), Ingerly; Doug (Portland, OR), Kloster; Grant (Lake Oswego, OR)
Title: Polymer interlayer dielectric and passivation materials for a microelectronic device
Patent Number: 8,154,121

Inventors: Shankwitz; Craig Robert (Minneapolis, MN), Baker, III; Arthur Richard (Excelsior, MN)
Title: Apparatus and method for autonomous control and balance of a vehicle and for imparting roll and yaw moments on a vehicle for test purposes
Patent Number: 9,310,808

Inventors: Sharon; Eran (Rishon Lezion, IL), Alrod; Idan (Herzliya, IL), Litsyn; Simon (Givat Shmuel, IL)
Title: Systems and methods of storing data
Patent Number: 9,311,970

Inventors: Sharpe; Andre (Founex, CH), Mitchell; James (Trelex, CH), Lemmer; Cornelis Janse (Gauteng, ZA), Englebrecht; Jacques Christian (Bryanston, ZA)
Title: Document printing system and method
Patent Number: 9,311,034

Inventors: Shartle; Robert (Livermore, CA), Leong; Koon-wah (Sunnyvale, CA), Kiser; Ernest J. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Biological fluid constituent sampling and measurement devices
Patent Number: 7,361,307

Inventors: Shen; Ba-Zhong (Irvine, CA), Cameron; Kelly Brian (Irvine, CA), Hughes, Jr.; Thomas A. (Dana Point, CA), Tran; Hau Thien (Irvine, CA)
Title: Inverse function of min*:min*- (inverse function of max*:max*-)
Patent Number: 7,360,146

Inventors: Sheng; Xiaoxia (Buffalo Grove, IL), Zhai; Lei (Somerville, MA), Rubner; Michael F. (Westford, MA), Cohen; Robert E. (Jamaica Plain, MA)
Title: Patterned coatings having extreme wetting properties and methods of making
Patent Number: 8,153,233

Inventors: Sherman; Faiz Fiesal (Mason, OH), Krigbaum; Holly Lynn (Cincinnati, OH), Gartstein; Vladimir (Mason, OH)
Title: Method for measuring surface smoothness of hair
Patent Number: 8,151,624

Inventors: Shibasaki; Ichiro (Tokyo, JP), Geka; Hirotaka (Tokyo, JP), Okamoto; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Thin film lamination, thin film magnetic sensor using the thin film lamination and method for manufacturing the thin film lamination
Patent Number: 8,154,280

Inventors: Shibata; Manabu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Wireless communication device
Patent Number: 8,155,087

Inventors: Shim; Hee Sung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of fabricating CMOS image sensor
Patent Number: 7,361,542

Inventors: Shima; Toshihiro (Nagano, JP)
Title: Network device and printer
Patent Number: 7,362,459

Inventors: Shimada; Jun (New York, NY), Shibata; Mei (New York, NY), MacMenamin; Philip Eoin (North Bergen, NJ)
Title: System and method for utility usage, monitoring and management
Patent Number: 8,156,055

Inventors: Shimada; Yoshinobu (Machida, JP)
Title: Electrical connector
Patent Number: 7,361,048

Inventors: Shimane; Osamu (Kariya, JP)
Title: Valve device and manufacturing method for the same
Patent Number: 9,309,991

Inventors: Shimane; Yukio (Sodegaura, JP), Inoue; Kazuyoshi (Sodegaura, JP), Matsubara; Masato (Sodegaura, JP), Tanaka; Nobuo (Sodegaura, JP), Tanaka, legal representative; Tokie (Sodegaura, JP), Tomai; Shigekazu (Sodegaura, JP), Yano; Koki (Sodegaura, JP), Matsuzaki; Shigeo (Sodegaura, JP)
Title: Amorphous transparent conductive film, target and production method for amorphous conductive film
Patent Number: 8,153,033

Inventors: Shimbo; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Modular arithmetic apparatus and method selecting a base in the residue number system
Patent Number: 7,363,335

Inventors: Shimizu; Masatsugu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Data relay apparatus for transferring data to a mobile terminal via a plurality of base stations
Patent Number: 9,313,705

Inventors: Shimizu; Shuhichi (Tokyo, JP), Yoshizawa; Takeo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Parallelization method, system, and program
Patent Number: 9,311,273

Inventors: Shimizu; Toshihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Iwakura; Hirokazu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Recording medium storing system analysis program, system analysis apparatus and system analysis method
Patent Number: 8,156,087

Inventors: Shimizu; Yoshinori (Tokushima, JP), Sakano; Kensho (Anan, JP), Noguchi; Yasunobu (Tokushima, JP), Moriguchi; Toshio (Anan, JP)
Title: Light emitting device with blue light led and phosphor components
Patent Number: 7,362,048

Inventors: Shimizu; Yuuko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, tray ID allocating method thereof, computer program product, and recording medium
Patent Number: 8,154,736

Inventors: Shimosaka; Tomokatsu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of testing memory device
Patent Number: 7,360,128

Inventors: Shinde; Sachin R. (Oviedo, FL), Kulkarni; Anand A. (Oviedo, FL), Mitchell; David J. (Oviedo, FL), Subramanian; Ramesh (Oviedo, FL)
Title: Sensor for quantifying widening reduction wear on a surface
Patent Number: 8,151,623

Inventors: Shinkawa; Shohei (Ebina, JP)
Title: Optical unit, image reading device, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,154,774

Inventors: Shinoda; Yoshikazu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Data generator providing large amounts of data of arbitrary word length
Patent Number: 8,154,431

Inventors: Shiomi; Kakuichi (Tokyo, JP), Takaoka; Michiko (Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0021, JP), Meguro; Naritomo (Tokyo, JP), Furuse; Nobuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Sugimoto; Yoshio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Psychosomatic diagnosis system
Patent Number: 7,363,226

Inventors: Shiraishi; Emiko (Tokyo, JP), Kasai; Tadashi (Kanagawa, JP), Yasuda; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP), Aizawa; Yuichi (Ibaraki, JP), Morinaga; Mutsuki (Kanagawa, JP), Yamamoto; Hitoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and cleaning of image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,310,743

Inventors: Shiraki; Takamasa (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Andoh; Takayuki (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Takahashi; Takuji (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Ohta; Yoshihide (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Hatayama; Kohji (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Yokota; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,154,770

Inventors: Shitomi; Hidehisa (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Information processing system and method for controlling the same
Patent Number: 9,311,315

Inventors: Shoji; Rihito (Osaka, JP)
Title: Gas sensor and fuel cell system and automobile employing the same
Patent Number: 7,360,396

Inventors: Shon; Tae-Shik (Suwon-si, KR), Choi; Wook (Hwaseong-si, KR), Choi; Hyo-Hyun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for transmitting/receiving data with transfer obligation delegated in WSN
Patent Number: 8,155,094

Inventors: Shono; Kazuaki (Odawara, JP), Hirakawa; Yusuke (Odawara, JP), Okumoto; Katsuhiro (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage system and data management method
Patent Number: 7,360,046

Inventors: Shults; Mark C. (Madison, WI), Updike; Stuart J. (Madison, WI), Rhodes; Rathbun K. (Madison, WI), Gilligan; Barbara J. (Madison, WI), Tapsak; Mark A. (Orangeville, PA)
Title: Device and method for determining analyte levels
Patent Number: 8,155,723

Inventors: Shuster; Gary Stephen (Fresno, CA)
Title: Alert signal control using message priority
Patent Number: 9,313,626

Inventors: Shuttleworth; Stephen J. (Slough, GB), Folkes; Adrian J. (Slough, GB), Chuckowree; Irina S. (Slough, GB), Wan; Nan Chi (Slough, GB), Hancox; Timothy C. (Slough, GB), Baker; Stewart J. (Slough, GB), Sohal; Sukhjit (Slough, GB), Latif; Mohammed A. (Slough, GB)
Title: Pharmaceutical compounds
Patent Number: 8,153,629

Inventors: Siddle; Dave (Greensburg, PA), Brahmandam; Sudhir (Irwin, PA), Spitsberg; Irene (Export, PA)
Title: Closed impeller with a coated vane
Patent Number: 9,309,895

Inventors: Sidiropoulos; Stefanos (Palo Alto, CA), Liaw; Haw-Jyh (Fremont, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for clock and data recovery using transmission lines
Patent Number: 8,155,236

Inventors: Siegler; Katherine Meyer (Seminole, FL)
Title: Serum macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) as marker for prostate cancer
Patent Number: 7,361,474

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 Bertril (Huddinge, SE), Rosenquist; Asa Annica Kristina (Huddinge, SE)
Title: Macrocyclic inhibitors of hepatitis C virus
Patent Number: 8,153,800

Inventors: Simpson; Jeffrey Stewart (Mechanicsburg, PA), Barkus; Lee Andrew (Harrisburg, PA)
Title: Communication system having a floatable connector assembly
Patent Number: 9,312,637

Inventors: Simpson; Roger T. (Ithaca, NY)
Title: Control system for a variable compression engine
Patent Number: 8,151,746

Inventors: Singh; Anil (Leawood, KS), Odedina; Samuel (Chula Vista, CA)
Title: System and method for generating an alert signal when an additional data line between a packet-switched network and a wireless communications network should be installed
Patent Number: 8,155,634

Inventors: Singh; Deshanand (Toronto, CA), Quan; Gabriel (Toronto, CA), Borer; Terry (Toronto, CA), Chesal; Ian (Toronto, CA), Manohararajah; Valavan (Scarborough, CA), Schabas; Karl (Toronto, CA), Brown; Stephen (Toronto, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for performing retiming on field programmable gate arrays
Patent Number: 7,360,190

Inventors: Singh; Jagar (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Bipolar junction transistors and methods of fabrication
Patent Number: 9,312,371

Inventors: Singh; Mona P. (Cary, NC)
Title: Method and system for organizing electronic messages using eye-gaze technology
Patent Number: 8,156,186

Inventors: Sinha; Rajesh Kumar (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods for efficient power management in 60 GHz devices
Patent Number: 9,313,738

Inventors: Sip; Kim-Yeung (Shenzhen, CN), Yang; Song-Ling (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Mobile phone having communication system and entertainment system detachably connected to the communication system
Patent Number: 8,155,713

Inventors: Siraky; Josef (Donaueschingen, DE)
Title: Device for measuring the axial position of a piston rod relative to a cylinder housing
Patent Number: 8,151,636

Inventors: Sjong; Angele (Louisville, CO)
Title: Immobilized enzyme compositions for densified carbon dioxide dry cleaning
Patent Number: 8,153,575

Inventors: Skinner; Darrin (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Computer-implemented method and system for managing keyword bidding prices
Patent Number: 9,311,662

Inventors: Sloane; Thompson M. (Oxford, MI), Kuo; Tang-Wei (Troy, MI), Kang; Jun-Mo (Ann Arbor, MI), Najt; Paul M. (Bloomfield Hills, MI)
Title: Method and apparatus to control operation of a homogeneous charge compression-ignition engine
Patent Number: 7,360,523

Inventors: Smith, Jr.; Harry E. (Sunnyvale, CA), Johnson; Russell K. (Half Moon Bay, CA), Emett; Rodelo M. (Danville, CA)
Title: Domain transform compaction and recovery
Patent Number: 8,154,985

Inventors: Smith; Taber H. (Fremont, CA), Mehrotra; Vikas (Fremont, CA), White; David (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Use of models in integrated circuit fabrication
Patent Number: 7,360,179

Inventors: Smith; Taber H. (Fremont, CA), White; David (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Integrated circuit metrology
Patent Number: 7,363,099

Inventors: Snow; Trevor (Bloomington, IN), Snow; Jeffrey M. (Bloomington, IN)
Title: Projectile for focusing a kinetic pulse array
Patent Number: 8,154,954

Inventors: Sofranko; Richard Andrew (Eindhoven, NL), Greenberg; Joshua Mark (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Patient interface having wrap around fabric headgear
Patent Number: 9,308,339

Inventors: Soliman; Samir S. (Poway, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for supporting communication in pico networks
Patent Number: 9,313,666

Inventors: Sommerfeld; Troy A. (Neenah, WI)
Title: Heat exchanger and moisture removal for a plasma cutting system
Patent Number: 8,153,925

Inventors: Soo Hoo; Kwok M (Poughkeepsie, NY), Jaze; Alma (Poughkeepsie, NY), Mathew; Simon (Middletown, NY), Tsfasman; Arkadiy O (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Universal/portable cable support and EMI reduction bar
Patent Number: 9,313,935

Inventors: Sorge; Kai (St.-Augustin, DE)
Title: Method for controlling operation of a compressor
Patent Number: 8,152,475

Inventors: Soudier; Christophe (Ypsilanti, MI), Zhu; Lizhi (Canton, MI), Reddy; Vinod (Novi, MI), Nallapa; Venkatapathi R. (West Bloomfield, MI)
Title: Method, apparatus and article for bi-directional DC/DC power conversion
Patent Number: 7,362,557

Inventors: Sowden; Harry S. (Glenside, PA), Luber; Joseph (Quakertown, PA)
Title: Systems, methods and apparatuses for manufacturing dosage forms
Patent Number: 7,361,006

Inventors: Spartiotis; Konstantinos E. (Espoo, FI)
Title: Ganged detector pixel, photon/pulse counting radiation imaging device
Patent Number: 7,361,881

Inventors: Sridhar; Avinash (Pennington, NJ), Campana; David Anthony (Kirkland, WA), Anthru; Shemimon Manalikudy (Dayton, NJ), Boyce; Jill MacDonald (Manalapan, NJ)
Title: Apparatus and method for simulcast over a variable bandwidth channel
Patent Number: 9,313,553

Inventors: St. Jacques, Jr.; Robert J. (Fairport, NY)
Title: Methods and systems for displaying web pages based on a user-specific browser history analysis
Patent Number: 9,310,879

Inventors: Stachura; Jan-Michael Francis (Milan, MI), Chou; Warren Jing-Po (Ann Arbor, MI), Quijano; Jonathan Joseph (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Panel substrates for vehicle finish panels and vehicle finish panels incorporating the same
Patent Number: 8,151,536

Inventors: Stankus; John C. (Canonsburg, PA), Oldsen; John G. (Butler, PA), Brandon; Demrey G. (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Yieldable prop
Patent Number: 7,360,971

Inventors: Steelberg; Ryan (Newport Beach, CA), Steelberg; Chad (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Dynamic data delivery apparatus and method for same
Patent Number: 7,363,001

Inventors: Steele; Gregory (Pleasanton, CA), Tsfati; Yossi (Haifa, IL), Weissman; Haim M (Haifa, IL), Taghivand; Mazhareddin (Campbell, CA)
Title: DC offset filter for wide band beamforming receivers
Patent Number: 9,312,897

Inventors: Steimle; Robert F. (Austin, TX), Muralidhar; Ramachandran (Austin, TX), White; Bruce E. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Method of forming a nanocluster charge storage device
Patent Number: 7,361,543

Inventors: Steiss; Donald (Richardson, TX), Cohen; Earl T (Fremont, CA), Williams, Jr.; John J (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Thread interleaving in a multithreaded embedded processor
Patent Number: 7,360,064

Inventors: Stenberg; Daniel (Boras, SE)
Title: Valve with regulating function
Patent Number: 8,152,134

Inventors: Stenfort; Ross (San Jose, CA), Gates; Stillman (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for handling SAS/SATA communication deadlock
Patent Number: 7,360,119

Inventors: Steshenko; Rodion T. S. V. (Oakland, CA)
Title: Magnetic stripe data emulation rate adjustment based on swipe speed
Patent Number: 9,311,585

Inventors: Stett; Alfred (Reutlingen, DE), Nisch; Wilfried (Tubingen, DE), Hammerle; Hugo (Tubingen, DE), Knott; Thomas (Wankheim, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method for electrically contacting biological cells suspended in a liquid
Patent Number: 7,361,500

Inventors: Stockner; Alan R (Metamora, IL), Gens; Thomas D (Peoria, IL), Banduvula; Suryanarayan (Peoria, IL), Minnich; Kit D (Metamora, IL)
Title: Fuel injector with grooved check member
Patent Number: 7,360,722

Inventors: Stoever; Brian (Recklinghausen, DE), Bergins; Christian (Datteln, DE), Klebes; Juergen (Wesel, DE), Joormann; Marinus (Duisburg, DE)
Title: Solar thermal energy generating plant and method for obtaining energy by means of a solar thermal energy generating plant
Patent Number: 9,309,869

Inventors: Stoltz; Richard (Plano, TX), Bullington; Jeff (Chuluota, FL)
Title: Man-portable optical ablation system
Patent Number: 7,361,171

Inventors: Stone; Gregory Lincoln (Santa Clara, CA), Leon; Jean-Michel (Santa Clara, CA), Lloyd; James Everett (San Francisco, CA), Billingsley; Eric Noel (Campbell, CA), Douglas; Daniel Graham (Los Gatos, CA), Pringle; Todd Cameron (San Francisco, CA), Gupta; Raghav (Sunnyvale, CA), Kao; Daniel Tsun (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and system to process navigation information
Patent Number: 9,311,398

Inventors: Stones; Kevin (Bishop Auckland, GB)
Title: Drive mechanism for power tool
Patent Number: 7,360,311

Inventors: Stovicek; Thomas Jan (San Francisco, CA), Staikos; Matthew Nicholaos (Toronto, CA), Lindsay; Donald James (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Orientation-dependent processing of input files by an electronic device
Patent Number: 9,311,426

Inventors: Stubbs; Scott (Maple Grove, MN), Sowder; Conrad L. (Minneapolis, MN), Linder; William J. (Golden Valley, MN), Elliott; Lynn S. (Maple Grove, MN), Hoyme; Kenneth P. (Plymouth, MN), Doshi; Hiten J. (Plymouth, MN)
Title: System and method for providing bradycardia therapy by implantable device in presence of system faults
Patent Number: 7,363,080

Inventors: Stuhldreher; Terrence M. (Wadsworth, OH)
Title: Tire having narrowing sipes
Patent Number: 7,360,568

Inventors: Su; Chien-Ming (Taipei, TW), Yang; Yuan-Lan (Taipei, TW), Su; Chih-Wen (Taipei, TW), Su; Chun-Nan (Taipei, TW), Lai; Chin-Lung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Keyboard device
Patent Number: 8,154,429

Inventors: Su; Wen-Fong (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Multi-band antenna
Patent Number: 7,362,277

Inventors: Subrahmanya; Parvathanathan (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus optimizing receipt of call/broadcast paging messages by self-powered wireless communications devices
Patent Number: 8,155,676

Inventors: Subramanian; Venkatesh K. (Bangalore, IN), Dubey; Preeti (Uttar Pradesh, IN)
Title: Convergent matrix factorization based entire frame image processing
Patent Number: 9,311,897

Inventors: Sudoh; Tatsuo (Chiba, JP), Sato; Junsei (Vancouver, WA), Yagi; Ryota (Chiba, JP)
Title: Computer-readable recording medium having template for easy preparing multimedia contests
Patent Number: 8,156,417

Inventors: Sugahara; Hiroto (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Printer and image output apparatus
Patent Number: 8,154,739

Inventors: Suginohara; Takahiro (Kyoto, JP), Ito; Haruhiko (Kyoto, JP), Sonoda; Toshihide (Kyoto, JP), Yamane; Takuya (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Motor and disk drive apparatus provided with a circuit board with wirings
Patent Number: 8,154,162

Inventors: Sugita; Yasuhiro (Osaka, JP), Kida; Kazutoshi (Osaka, JP), Yamagishi; Shinji (Osaka, JP), Yashiro; Yuhji (Osaka, JP), Ogawa; Hiroyuki (Osaka, JP), Mori; Shigeyasu (Osaka, JP), Kaneko; Seiji (Osaka, JP), Ogawa; Yasuyuki (Osaka, JP), Yamamoto; Kaoru (Osaka, JP), Tanaka; Kohhei (Osaka, JP), Uchida; Seiichi (Osaka, JP), Takamaru; Yutaka (Osaka, JP)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 9,310,911

Inventors: Sugiyama; Hidetoshi (Hitachinaka, JP), Takahashi; Katsuaki (Hitachinaka, JP), Yanami; Hideyuki (Hitachinaka, JP), Sattler; Stephan (Starnberg, DE)
Title: Automatic analyzer and part feeding device used for the analyzer
Patent Number: 7,360,984

Inventors: Sugiyama; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Suzuki; Kaoru (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Daisuke (Kawasaki, JP), Koga; Toshiyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Voice recognition apparatus and method for performing voice recognition comprising calculating a recommended distance range between a user and an audio input module based on the S/N ratio
Patent Number: 8,155,968

Inventors: Sugiyama; Koichi (Yokohama, JP), Yamaguchi; Masakazu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Power semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,361,954

Inventors: Suh; Jun Won (Yongin, KR), Lee; Jong Ki (Seoul, KR), Jang; Won Hyouk (Yongin, KR), Ju; Ri A (Yongin, KR), Lee; Dong Yun (Yongin, KR), Cho; Eun Suk (Yongin, KR), An; Jin Hong (Yongin, KR)
Title: Air supply system for fuel cell and fuel cell system using the same
Patent Number: 8,153,287

Inventors: Sullivan; Michael J. (Barrington, RI)
Title: Thick inner cover multi-layer golf ball
Patent Number: 8,152,653

Inventors: Sullivan; Tom (San Jose, CA), Delorme; Arnaud (San Diego, CA), Luo; An (San Jose, CA)
Title: EEG control of devices using sensory evoked potentials
Patent Number: 8,155,736

Inventors: Sumesaglam; Taner (Folsom, CA)
Title: Receiver latch circuit and method
Patent Number: 7,362,153

Inventors: Sumizawa; Akio (Zama, JP), Minagawa; Hiroshi (Zama, JP), Oikubo; Wataru (Zama, JP)
Title: On-vehicle information terminal abridged map generation apparatus and abridged map generation method
Patent Number: 7,363,150

Inventors: Sun; Ben-Chang (Jhonghe, TW)
Title: User programmable input apparatus with a keyboard
Patent Number: 7,362,244

Inventors: Sun; Jibin (Mountain View, CA), Zhang; Haipeng (Santa Clara, CA), Razdan; Sandeep (Millbrae, CA), Pugliano; Nicola (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Mode size converters and methods of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 9,310,555

Inventors: Sundermann; Corinna (Aachen, DE), Przewosny; Michael (Aachen, DE), Sundermann; Bernd (Aachen, DE)
Title: Substituted 1-oxa-3,8-diazaspiro[4.5]-decan-2-one-compounds and the use thereof for producing drugs
Patent Number: 8,153,795

Inventors: Sutardja; Pantas (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Bit line decoder architecture for NOR-type memory array
Patent Number: 8,154,902

Inventors: Sutardja; Sehat (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Removing conductive material to form conductive features in a substrate
Patent Number: 9,312,176

Inventors: Sutter; Gerd (Munich, DE), Ohlmann; Marion (Munich, DE), Erfle; Volker (Munich, DE)
Title: Recombinant MVA virus
Patent Number: 8,153,138

Inventors: Suzuki; Hideyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wireless information transmitting system, radio communication method, radio station, and radio terminal device
Patent Number: 7,362,736

Inventors: Suzuki; Hiroto (Toyohashi, JP)
Title: Vehicle door structure
Patent Number: 8,152,219

Inventors: Suzuki; Mototsugu (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Iizuka; Yousuke (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Mobile apparatus and method
Patent Number: 9,313,712

Inventors: Suzuki; Noboru (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Image-taking control apparatus for controlling a plurality of drivable parts of said apparatus such that each drivable part finishes its operation at substantially the same time
Patent Number: 7,362,369

Inventors: Suzuki; Shuji (Tokyo, JP), Kinoshita; Masao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Board-mounted optical connector
Patent Number: 7,360,955

Inventors: Suzuki; Takashi (Gotenba, JP)
Title: Cooling system, control method of cooling system, and vehicle equipped with cooling system
Patent Number: 8,151,917

Inventors: Suzuki; Takashi (Kariya, JP)
Title: In-vehicle electronic control apparatus and steering control system
Patent Number: 8,154,241

Inventors: Suzuki; Takeyuki (Saitama, JP)
Title: On-vehicle emergency call apparatus
Patent Number: 8,154,597

Inventors: Suzumura; Tatsuhiro (Kawasaki, JP), Michinaka; Shuji (Kawasaki, JP), Watanabe; Kiwamu (Kawasaki, JP), Jobashi; Masashi (Kawasaki, JP), Ogawa; Takaya (Kawasaki, JP), Nakayama; Hiromitsu (Kawasaki, JP), Takekawa; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Shigeta; Yoshinori (Kawasaki, JP), Oue; Akihiro (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Image decoding apparatus and image decoding method
Patent Number: 8,155,204

Inventors: Swales; Shawn H. (Canton, MI), Maguire; Joel M. (Northville, MI), Phillips; Andrew W. (Rochester, MI), Carey; Clinton E. (Monroe, MI), Borgerson; James B. (Auburn Hills, MI), Dusenberry; Donald L. (Farmington Hills, MI), Hart; James M. (Belleville, MI), Wittkopp; Scott H. (Ypsilanti, MI)
Title: 8-Speed hybrid transmission architectures
Patent Number: 8,152,682

Inventors: Szpirer; Cedric (Fleurus, BE), Milinkovitch; Michel C. (Jemeppe-sur-Sambre, BE), Gabant; Philippe (Ottignies-Louvain-la-Neuve, BE)
Title: Reversible, parallel and multitask cloning method and kit
Patent Number: 9,309,518

Inventors: Taft; Nina (San Francisco, CA), Bhattacharyya; Supratik (San Francisco, CA), Diot; Christophe (Villefranche sur mer, FR), Iyer; Sundar (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Method for deflection routing of data packets to alleviate link overload in IP networks
Patent Number: 7,362,703

Inventors: Taguchi; Seigo (Hlroshima, JP), Fukutani; Kazuya (Hiroshima, JP), Saiki; Hideharu (Hiroshima, JP), Inoue; Nobuo (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Side airbag structure
Patent Number: 8,152,197

Inventors: Taguchi; Yasutaka (Kusatsu, JP)
Title: Leakage current detection and switched on/off compensating current
Patent Number: 9,312,780

Inventors: Tajima; Hideyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Temperature sensor circuit with reference voltage that exhibits the same nonlinear temperature response as the temperature sensor
Patent Number: 8,152,371

Inventors: Takada; Seiichi (Kuwana, JP), Satou; Chiyori (Kuwana, JP)
Title: Spring type one-way clutch
Patent Number: 9,309,935

Inventors: Takagi; Osamu (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Inkjet printer and method of controlling the inkjet printer
Patent Number: 7,360,878

Inventors: Takahashi; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image reading device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
Patent Number: 9,313,357

Inventors: Takahashi; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device and refresh control method
Patent Number: 7,362,639

Inventors: Takahashi; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Yanagisawa; Masayuki (Kawasaki, JP), Sonoda; Masatoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Ueno; Yoshinori (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device with fuse wires and connection wires
Patent Number: 7,361,967

Inventors: Takahashi; Kohzoh (Osaka, JP), Saitoh; Kohji (Osaka, JP), Fujioka; Akizumi (Osaka, JP), Nakata; Jun (Osaka, JP), Yanagi; Toshihiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Display device with timing controller
Patent Number: 9,311,872

Inventors: Takahashi; Makoto (Hino, JP)
Title: Telephone system and server apparatus
Patent Number: 8,155,292

Inventors: Takahashi; Mitsuru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Transfer device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,362,993

Inventors: Takahashi; Tomoyasu (Saitama, JP), Kanesugi; Keiichi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Piston-type compressor
Patent Number: 8,152,481

Inventors: Takahashi; Yoshikazu (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Masami (Tokyo, JP), Kimura; Masaru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having a chip-size package
Patent Number: 8,154,124

Inventors: Takano; Rikuo (Suginami, JP), Sugiyama; Kiyoshi (Mitaka, JP), Fukuoka; Toshimi (Yokohama, JP), Ono; Masatoshi (Tsukuba, JP), Horibe; Ryusuke (Hirakata, JP), Tanaka; Fuminori (Suita, JP), Choji; Hideki (Muko, JP), Inoda; Takeshi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Voice input-output device and communication device
Patent Number: 8,155,707

Inventors: Takao; Tomohiro (Minato-ku, JP)
Title: Buckle switch, buckle including buckle switch, and seat belt device including buckle
Patent Number: 7,360,288

Inventors: Takaoka; Hironori (Kikuchi-gun, JP), Oura; Hisaharu (Kikuchi-gun, JP), Shibata; Susumu (Kikuchi-gun, JP), Ikemoto; Tetsuya (Kikuchi-gun, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display
Patent Number: 7,362,302

Inventors: Takayama; Hisashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Data storage device, management server, integrated circuit, data update system, home electric apparatuses, data update method, encryption method, and encryption/decryption key generation method
Patent Number: 8,155,320

Inventors: Tamayo; Paolo A. (San Ramon, CA), Baranda; Emilia D. (Concord, CA), Sia; Barry (Concord, CA)
Title: Printer testing system that conserves paper and toner
Patent Number: 8,154,743

Inventors: Tamir; Eliezer (Bait Shemesh, IL), Deuskar; Prafulla (Portland, OR), Cayton; Phil C. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Techniques to initialize from a remotely accessible storage device
Patent Number: 9,311,110

Inventors: Tamura; Yoshio (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Communication system, network apparatus, gateway apparatus, computer program, data transmission method and data transfer method
Patent Number: 9,313,049

Inventors: Tan; Loon-Seng (Centerville, OH), Kannan; Ramamurthi (Cincinnati, OH), Dalton; Matthew J. (Bellbrook, OH)
Title: Two-photon absorbing diphenylaminofluorene-benzothiazole bis(aminophenoxy) monomers
Patent Number: 8,153,812

Inventors: Tanabe; Kosuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Antenna device including reflector and primary radiator
Patent Number: 9,312,606

Inventors: Tanaka; Chika (Yokohama, JP), Ichihara; Reika (Yokohama, JP), Iwata; Yoshihisa (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device and method of performing setting operation in semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 9,312,003

Inventors: Tanaka; Hiroshi (Asaka, JP), Watanabe; Mikio (Asaka, JP)
Title: Camera using conductive camera element as radio antenna
Patent Number: 7,362,371

Inventors: Tanaka; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Inkjet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 8,152,270

Inventors: Tanaka; Ichiro (Osaka, JP), Osuga; Hideji (Osaka, JP)
Title: Organic thin film transistor and organic thin film light-emitting transistor
Patent Number: 8,154,014

Inventors: Tanaka; Junya (Kanagawa, JP), Matsuyama; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Goto; Takuma (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Test device and test method
Patent Number: 9,313,682

Inventors: Tanaka; Naoto (Okazaki, JP), Toyoda; Shinya (Nissin, JP)
Title: Controller for vehicle power transmission apparatus
Patent Number: 8,152,692

Inventors: Tanaka; Shinya (Tokyo, JP), Nagano; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Hagiwara; Atsushi (Kawasaki, JP), Fujimoto; Hideomi (Yokohama, JP), Takano; Satoshi (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method of controlling light level of a light source, and recording medium storing program of controlling light level of a light source
Patent Number: 8,154,577

Inventors: Tanaka; Tomoharu (Yokohama, JP), Nakamura; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Tanzawa; Toru (Ebina, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 8,154,922

Inventors: Tang; Weng Sing (Singapore, SG)
Title: Dynamic adjustment of authentication mechanism
Patent Number: 9,313,212

Inventors: Tateuchi; Mitsuru (Kanagawa, JP), Harada; Tsutomu (Kanagawa, JP), Yamaguchi; Kazunori (Kanagawa, JP), Tsuzaki; Ryoichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Display apparatus and position detecting method
Patent Number: 8,154,535

Inventors: Tateyama; Jiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Digital broadcast reception apparatus and method of printing information contents in the apparatus
Patent Number: 8,154,748

Inventors: Tawaragi; Yuji (Tokorozawa, JP)
Title: Recording medium type determining apparatus and method for determining presence of wobble on a recording medium
Patent Number: 7,362,681

Inventors: Templin; Dave B. (Elgin, IL), Epshetsky; Yefim (Shaumburg, IL)
Title: Vent plug for a hubcap and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,308,776

Inventors: Teodosiu; Dan (Palo Alto, CA), Boyen; Xavier (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Distribution of binary executables and content from peer locations/machines
Patent Number: 8,156,223

Inventors: Teoh; Teng Sun (Penang, MY), Ng; Chai Wayne (Penang, MY), Zakaria; Mohd Zairizal Bin (Penang, MY), Chng; Hang Khiang (Bishan, SG)
Title: Retention member and application thereof
Patent Number: 9,308,352

Inventors: Teplitsky; Marat (Rishon Le-Zion, IL), Ovadia; Meir (Natanya, IL), Gradovich; Noa (Givatayim, IL)
Title: Automation of software verification
Patent Number: 8,156,474

Inventors: Terasaki; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Data reception apparatus, data communication apparatus, information presentation apparatus, television control apparatus, data reception method, data communication method, information presentation method, and television control method
Patent Number: 7,360,236

Inventors: Terasawa; Ken (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method
Patent Number: 8,155,440

Inventors: Terasawa; Tsuneo (Ome, JP), Tanaka; Toshihiko (Tokyo, JP), Miyazaki; Ko (Kokubunji, JP), Hasegawa; Norio (Hinode, JP), Mori; Kazutaka (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Method of fabricating a semiconductor integrated circuit that includes patterning a semiconductor substrate with a first photomask that uses metal for blocking light and patterning the same substrate with a second photomask that uses organic resin for blocking light
Patent Number: 7,361,530

Inventors: Terrell; William C. (Thousand Oaks, CA), Edmonds; Tracy (Camarillo, CA), Joeng; Wayland (Agoura Hills, CA), Peterson; Eric Russell (Camarillo, CA), Kodama; Jean (Cerritos, CA), Muliadi; Harun (Thousand Oaks, CA), Chan; Norman (Diamond Bar, CA), Hill; Rexford (San Diego, CA), Nishimura; Michael (San Diego, CA), How; Stephen (San Diego, CA)
Title: Router with routing processors and methods for virtualization
Patent Number: 7,362,702

Inventors: Tetzlaff; Thomas A. (Hillsboro, OR), Park; Minyoung (Portland, OR), Qi; Emily (Portland, OR)
Title: Creating packet flows to reduce redundancy
Patent Number: 9,313,086

Inventors: Tewfik; Ahmed (Edina, MN), Zhu; Bin (Beijing, CN), Swanson; Mitch (Eden Prairie, MN)
Title: Video watermarking using temporal analysis
Patent Number: 8,155,375

Inventors: Thetford; Dean (Manchester, GB)
Title: Dispersants
Patent Number: 7,361,692

Inventors: Thiele; Sven K. H. (Halle, DE)
Title: Process for homo--or copolymerization of conjugated olefins
Patent Number: 8,153,545

Inventors: Thomas; Bradley Scott (Timonium, MD), Self; Brian Austin (Monkton, MD), Schneider; Eric (Catonsville, MD), Regan; Franklin (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Automated pelletized sample blotting apparatus and methods
Patent Number: 9,310,281

Inventors: Thomas; Jason Michael (Morgantown, IN), Frenia; Floyd J. (Brownsburg, IN), Rembold; Thomas K. (Danville, IN), Rios; Arturo (Avon, IN), Hubbard; Michael V. (Pittsboro, IN)
Title: Bracket for thermal expansion valve bulb
Patent Number: 8,152,121

Inventors: Thompson; D. Scott (Woodbury, MN), Boardman; Larry D. (Woodbury, MN), Leatherdale; Catherine A. (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Light emitting device with multilayer silicon-containing encapsulant
Patent Number: 9,308,680

Inventors: Thompson; Delton R. (Woodbury, MN), Klun; Thomas P. (Lakeland, MN), Lamanna; William M. (Stillwater, MN)
Title: Water- and oil-repellent, antistatic composition
Patent Number: 7,361,706

Inventors: Thompson; Robert (Redford, MI)
Title: Onboard fire suppression system with nozzles having pressure-configurable orifices
Patent Number: 8,151,896

Inventors: Thompson; Robert (Redford, MI), Dierker, Jr.; Joseph (Troy, MI)
Title: Thermally protected reservoir for onboard fire suppression system
Patent Number: 7,360,605

Inventors: Thongrattana; Chaiya (Donmuang, TH), Boonpuang; Ruksakul (Bangpa-in, TH), Khamon; Wirat (Donmuang, TH), Nontree; Jetsada (Ramkhamhaeng, TH), Maneechote; Piya (Ayutthaya, TH), Khwanma; Chaiyan (Maung, TH)
Title: De-swage machine for removal of a head from a head stack assembly and method of using the same
Patent Number: 9,308,609

Inventors: Thorn; Karl Ola (Malmo, SE)
Title: System and method for manipulation of a digital image
Patent Number: 8,154,644

Inventors: Thrasybule; Jacques-Marie (Raleigh, NC), Parekh; Nikhil (Raleigh, NC), Wiguna; Stefanus (Cary, NC), Soemargono; Tintin Sukawati (Cary, NC)
Title: Notification of a change to user selected content
Patent Number: 9,313,288

Inventors: Tian; Jilei (Tampere, FI)
Title: Adaptation of automatic speech recognition acoustic models
Patent Number: 8,155,961

Inventors: Tiliks; Dianna Inara (Elk Grove, IL), Crockett; Susanne Marie (Buffalo Grove, IL), Book; Nancy Ann (Naperville, IL), Gruchala; Carol Shifrin (Naperville, IL), Moss; John Wesley (Lake Zurich, IL)
Title: System and method for restricting and monitoring telephone calls
Patent Number: 8,155,293

Inventors: Timner; Ylva (Lulea, SE), Sundberg; Marten (Stockholm, SE), Persson; Hakan (Solna, SE), Bergstrom; Andreas (Linkoping, SE)
Title: Prioritized and piggy-backed ACK/NACK reports
Patent Number: 8,155,034

Inventors: Tirimacco; Maurizio (Appleton, WI)
Title: Multi-ply wiping products made according to a low temperature delamination process
Patent Number: 7,361,253

Inventors: Tischler; Michael Albert (Phoenix, AZ), Bertram, Jr.; Ronald Thomas (Mesa, AZ)
Title: Transfer of high temperature wafers
Patent Number: 8,153,536

Inventors: Tison; Stuart A. (McKinney, TX), Lu; Shiliang (Plano, TX)
Title: System and method for mass flow detection device calibration
Patent Number: 7,363,182

Inventors: Tiwari; Kundan (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Method of handling emergency session and related communication device
Patent Number: 9,313,636

Inventors: Tobita; Youichi (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Display apparatus provided with decode circuit for gray-scale expression
Patent Number: 7,362,318

Inventors: Tocci; Michael David (Medway, MA), Ciolfi; John (Wellesley, MA), Mosterman; Pieter J. (Framingham, MA)
Title: Sharing of instructions across model boundaries
Patent Number: 8,156,147

Inventors: Toda; Katsumi (Nagoya, JP), Muramatsu; Kiyoji (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Image forming device for processing a file containing raster data and vector data
Patent Number: 7,362,475

Inventors: Togawa; Taro (Kawasaki, JP), Otani; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP), Endo; Kaori (Kawasaki, JP), Ota; Yasuji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Active noise control apparatus
Patent Number: 8,155,333

Inventors: Togino; Takayoshi (Koganei, JP)
Title: Rotationally asymmetric optical system
Patent Number: 7,362,517

Inventors: Tokutomi; Hideaki (Ome, JP), Yamauchi; Himio (Yokohama, JP), Namioka; Toshiyuki (Tokorozawa, JP)
Title: Frame interpolation device, frame interpolation method and image display device
Patent Number: 8,154,654

Inventors: Tominaga; Yukio (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Ceramic chip-type electronic component with electrode covering resin and method of making the same
Patent Number: 7,362,559

Inventors: Tomiyama; Hideki (Tokyo, JP), Yoshimura; Masanobu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Control handle of a bush cutter and a bush cutter therewith
Patent Number: 8,151,471

Inventors: Tong; Wei Hua (Mechanicville, NY), Luo; Tien-Ying (Clifton Park, NY), Shen; Yan Ping (Saratoga Springs, NY), Zhou; Feng (Beacon, NY), Lian; Jun (Mechanicville, NY), Shi; Haoran (Saratoga Springs, NY), Chi; Min-hwa (Malta, NY), Liu; Jin Ping (Ballston Lake, NY), Wang; Haiting (Clifton Park, NY), Kim; Seung (Mechanicville, NY)
Title: Conformal nitridation of one or more fin-type transistor layers
Patent Number: 9,312,145

Inventors: Topf; Roland (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Beverage bottle cap treatment device
Patent Number: 7,360,345

Inventors: Torii; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image processing device, image forming system, image forming method and computer readable medium storing program
Patent Number: 8,154,766

Inventors: Torrubia-Saez; Andres (Alicante, ES)
Title: Method and apparatus for secure distribution of software
Patent Number: 7,360,252

Inventors: Toume; Naotsugu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method to retain an inherent and indelible item value in a relational database management system
Patent Number: 8,156,091

Inventors: Trace; Benjamin Michael (Tallmadge, OH)
Title: Folding stand for a portable crimping device
Patent Number: 7,360,304

Inventors: Tracey; Timothy D. (Lakewood, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for three dimensional calibration of an on-board diagnostics system
Patent Number: 8,155,924

Inventors: Traczek; Jeff (Sandusky, OH), Brewster; Tim (Lorain, OH)
Title: Mobile battery modules for high power applications
Patent Number: 9,312,524

Inventors: Tran; Cung (Newburgh, NY), Alptekin; Emre (Fishkill, NY), Sardesai; Viraj (Poughkeepsie, NY), Vega; Reinaldo (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Formation of metal resistor and e-fuse
Patent Number: 9,312,185

Inventors: Tran; Luan (Meridian, ID), Stanton; Bill (Boise, ID)
Title: Methods for increasing photo-alignment margins
Patent Number: 7,361,569

Inventors: Trantoul; Francois (Lunel, FR), Serra; Didier (Les Pennes Mirabau, FR), Jouve; Eric (Trets, FR), Pic; Pierre (La Ciotat, FR), Leroy; Jean-Yves (Restinclieres, FR)
Title: Method and device for protecting text for reading
Patent Number: 7,360,712

Inventors: Travis; Adrian (Seattle, WA), Large; Timothy Andrew (Bellevue, WA), Emerton; Neil (Redmond, WA)
Title: End reflector for a flat panel lens
Patent Number: 8,152,349

Inventors: Travis; Adrian (South Devon, GB), Large; Timothy Andrew (Essex, GB), Emerton; Neil (Cambridgeshire, GB)
Title: Flat-panel optical projection apparatus with reduced distortion
Patent Number: 8,152,315

Inventors: Tropsch; Juergen (Roemerberg, DE)
Title: Dishwasher detergent with excellent rinsing power
Patent Number: 8,152,931

Inventors: Trueheart, Jr.; William G. (Sewell, NJ)
Title: Voltage level shifter
Patent Number: 8,154,320

Inventors: Tsai; Ming-Chiang (Tu-Chen, TW)
Title: Portable electronic device with protected built-in camera
Patent Number: 7,362,373

Inventors: Tseng; Chien-Fu (Yunlin County, TW), Chen; Po-Chang (Taipei County, TW), Lo; Feng-Hsiang (Hsinchu County, TW), Tarng; Jenn-Hwan (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Holographic data storing method and storing device
Patent Number: 8,154,974

Inventors: Tsuchimoto; Kazuki (Ibaraki, JP), Kondou; Seiji (Ibaraki, JP), Masuda; Tomoaki (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing coated sheet, optical functional layer, optical element, and image display device
Patent Number: 7,361,382

Inventors: Tsuchiya; Kazuaki (Ebina, JP), Nozaki; Shinji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Communications control method and information relaying device for communications network system
Patent Number: 7,360,086

Inventors: Tsuchiya; Masahiro (Shinagawa, JP), Mori; Yukihiro (Shinagawa, JP), Watanabe; Sumio (Shinagawa, JP)
Title: Printer device with blade driving motor and platen motor provided on a first frame
Patent Number: 8,152,393

Inventors: Tsuchiya; Yoshihiro (Tokyo, JP), Hara; Shinji (Tokyo, JP), Noguchi; Kiyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Takahashi; Migaku (Miyagi, JP), Tsunoda; Masakiyo (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Magnetoresistive effect element in CPP-type structure and magnetic disk device
Patent Number: 8,154,828

Inventors: Tsuge; Munetoshi (Sagamihara, JP), Nakamura; Ryo (Yokohama, JP), Saito; Toshiyuki (Yokohama, JP), Shinohara; Yasunari (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Packet forwarding apparatus with function of limiting the number of user terminals to be connected to ISP
Patent Number: 8,154,999

Inventors: Tsujimoto; Kei (Tokyo, JP), Nakazawa; Wataru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Horn switch device, airbag system, and steering wheel
Patent Number: 7,360,786

Inventors: Tsujimoto; Tadahiro (Minami-Ashigara, JP)
Title: Solvent casting process
Patent Number: 7,361,295

Inventors: Tsukimura; Shigeru (Ebina, JP)
Title: Image processing device and image processing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,362,467

Inventors: Tsunashima; Yoshitaka (Yokohama, JP), Miyano; Kiyotaka (Tokyo, JP), Ushiku; Yukihiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,361,960

Inventors: Tsurumaru; Toyohiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Quantum cryptography communication system
Patent Number: 8,155,318

Inventors: Tsuruta; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP), Yamazaki; Mikihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Akiyama; Shizuo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Modulation scheme estimation apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,155,245

Inventors: Tsutsumi; Takayuki (Kawasaki, JP), Ishikawa; Hisashi (Urayasu, JP)
Title: Decoding apparatus, decoding method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,156,408

Inventors: Tuli; Raja (Montreal, QC, CA)
Title: Portable high speed internet device integrating cellular telephone and palm top computer
Patent Number: 7,360,173

Inventors: Turchetta; Stefano (Patrica, IT), Zenoni; Maurizio (Patrica, IT), Brandi; Paolo (Patrica, IT)
Title: Lyophilized formulations of bendamustine hydrochloride
Patent Number: 9,308,174

Inventors: Twardowski; Zbigniew (Vancouver, CA), Drackett; Thomas S. (Vancouver, CA), Bessarabov; Dmitri (Vancouver, CA), Fetissoff; Peter E. (Vancouver, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for osmotic membrane distillation
Patent Number: 7,361,276

Inventors: Tyrrell; Julian (Swindon, GB), Minhas; Biren (Bristol, GB), Hedley; Anna (Swindon, GB), Levine; Stuart (Hants, GB)
Title: DC-DC converter efficiency improvement and area reduction using a novel switching technique
Patent Number: 9,312,758

Inventors: Uchida; Takayuki (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Sensor system, computer, and machine
Patent Number: 9,310,345

Inventors: Uchiyama; Minoru (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Controlling apparatus for photographing system
Patent Number: 7,362,966

Inventors: Ueda; Kenjiro (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshimura; Koji (Kanagawa, JP), Kuno; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Hayashi; Takamichi (Tokyo, JP), Ebihara; Munetake (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information processing device, information processing method, and program
Patent Number: 9,311,956

Inventors: Uehara; Haruki (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Keyboard musical instrument displaying depression values of pedals and keys
Patent Number: 7,361,829

Inventors: Uehara; Takuya (Osaka, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display having gate driver IC chip COG-mounted on glass substrate
Patent Number: 7,362,403

Inventors: Uematsu; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Power supply device
Patent Number: 7,362,601

Inventors: Ueno; Kaoru (Kawasaki, JP), Nakao; Takashi (Hachioji, JP), Sugiyama; Yoshiyasu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Restoration apparatus
Patent Number: 9,311,428

Inventors: Ueno; Takahisa (Kanagawa, JP), Yonemoto; Kazuya (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Ryoji (Kanagawa, JP), Shiono; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging element having image signal overflow path
Patent Number: 9,313,430

Inventors: Uetani; Masayuki (Kasugai, JP), Shimizu; Hideki (Ohbu, JP)
Title: Droplet discharge device and method of manufacturing droplet discharge device
Patent Number: 8,152,282

Inventors: Uken; John T. (Jenison, MI), Lynam; Niall R. (Holland, MI)
Title: Mirror assembly for vehicle
Patent Number: 7,360,932

Inventors: Umekage; Yasuhiro (Shiga, JP), Inui; Yoshinori (Nara, JP), Nagaoka; Yukio (Kyoto, JP), Miyata; Hajime (Nara, JP), Iwanaga; Shigeru (Nara, JP)
Title: Ultrasonic fluid measurement instrument having a plurality of split channels formed by partition boards
Patent Number: 7,360,449

Inventors: Umezawa; Tomoki (Ebina, JP)
Title: Optical connector
Patent Number: 7,362,926

Inventors: Unal; Gozde (Plainsboro, NJ), Slabaugh; Gregory G. (Princeton, NJ), Fang; Tong (Morganville, NJ), Lankton; Shawn (Atlanta, GA), Canda; Valer (Erlangen, DE), Thesen; Stefan (Dormitz, DE), Qing; Shuping (Princeton, NJ)
Title: System and method for lesion segmentation in whole body magnetic resonance images
Patent Number: 8,155,405

Inventors: Uno; Fumitoshi (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Multifunction peripheral
Patent Number: 8,156,268

Inventors: Urabe; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP), Ogura; Katsuo (Tokyo, JP), Ishikawa; Naoki (Tokyo, JP), Hara; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP), Morikawa; Hideki (Tokyo, JP), Shiota; Kazuo (Tokyo, JP), Otsuka; Shuichi (Kanagawa, JP), Kawaoka; Yoshiki (Asaka, JP)
Title: Image storing apparatus and image storing program
Patent Number: 7,363,235

Inventors: Urabe; Katsutoshi (Tokyo, JP), Uji; Yuji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device and method of rewriting data thereof
Patent Number: 7,362,617

Inventors: Utsunomiya; Shinichi (Kyoto, JP), Hazama; Makoto (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Method for assessing degree of reliability of nucleic acid base sequence
Patent Number: 8,155,889

Inventors: Uwazumi; Hiroyuki (Nagano, JP), Sakai; Yasushi (Nagano, JP), Masuda; Mitsuo (Nagano, JP), Nakajima; Norihiko (Nagano, JP)
Title: Substrate for a perpendicular magnetic recording medium, perpendicular magnetic recording medium, and manufacturing methods thereof
Patent Number: 7,361,419

Inventors: Van De Ven; Adriaan (Portland, OR), Packard; Keith (Portland, OR)
Title: Techniques for memory de-duplication in a virtual system
Patent Number: 9,311,250

Inventors: Van Den Oetelaar; Ronald Joseph Antonius (Eindhoven, NL), Martens; Hubert Cecile Francois (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Multi-stack optical data storage medium and use of such medium
Patent Number: 7,360,228

Inventors: Van Wagenen; Bradford (Salt Lake City, UT), Ukkiramapandian; Radhakrishnan (Salt Lake City, UT), Clayton; Joshua (Oakville, CA), Egle; Ian (North York, CA), Empfield; James R. (Wilmington, DE), Isaac; Methvin (Brampton, CA), Ma; Fupeng (Melrose, MA), Slassi; Abdelmalik (Mississauga, CA), Steelman; Gary (Wilmington, DE), Urbanek; Rebecca (Wilmington, DE), Walsh; Sally (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Metabotropic glutamate-receptor-potentiating isoindolones
Patent Number: 8,153,638

Inventors: Van Zeijl; Paulus (Veldhoven, NL), Asensio; Manel Collados (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Modulation for amplitude-modulating a signal
Patent Number: 8,154,357

Inventors: Vancura; Olaf (Las Vegas, NV), Oliver; Terrance William (Reno, NV)
Title: Apportionment of pay out of casino game with escrow
Patent Number: 7,360,764

Inventors: VanHeyningen; Marc D. (Seattle, WA), Erickson; Rodger D. (Dunwoody, GA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing secure streaming data transmission facilities using unreliable protocols
Patent Number: 7,360,075

Inventors: Vann; Charles S. (Fremont, CA), Cox; David M. (Foster City, CA)
Title: Matrix storage and dispensing system
Patent Number: 7,361,309

Inventors: Varadarajan; Sridhar (Bangalore, IN), Gopalan; Srividya (Bangalore, IN)
Title: System and method for flying squad re authentication of enterprise users
Patent Number: 8,156,546

Inventors: Varma; Pradeep (New Delhi, IN), Shyamasundar; Rudrapatna K. (Mumbai, IN), Shah; Harshit J. (Mumbai, IN)
Title: Systems and methods for backward-compatible constant-time exception-protection memory
Patent Number: 8,156,385

Inventors: Vasiliev; Peter Igorevich (Longmont, CO)
Title: Second stage SOVA detector
Patent Number: 7,360,147

Inventors: Vasudevan; Sundar (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Polymeric colorants having pigment and dye components and corresponding ink compositions
Patent Number: 8,153,706

Inventors: Veeraraghavan; Ashok (North Cambridge, MA), Tuzel; Oncel C. (Cambridge, MA), Sankaranarayanan; Aswin (Houston, TX), Agrawal; Amit K. (Somerville, MA)
Title: Determining points of parabolic curvature on surfaces of specular objects
Patent Number: 8,155,447

Inventors: Venkataramani; Gayathri (Copley, OH), Wells; Dale Eugene (Massillon, OH)
Title: Pneumatic tire having turn-up pad
Patent Number: 9,308,782

Inventors: Verde Preckler; Jorge Pablo (Madrid, ES), Vizarro Toribio; Jose Miguel (Madrid, ES)
Title: Stabilizing and directional-control surface of aircraft
Patent Number: 8,152,097

Inventors: Verger; Eric (Gommegnies, FR), Dubedout; Laurent (Valenciennes, FR), Duquesne; Beno t (Valenciennes, FR), Filippov; Andrei G (Rijswijk, NL), Benzie; Scott A (Rijswijk, NL)
Title: Method for producing a threaded tubular connection sealed by radial expansion
Patent Number: 8,151,461

Inventors: Vickers; Robert Ian (Nr. Southwell, GB), Pearce; Samuel Blackburn (Nr. Southwell, GB)
Title: Pushchair
Patent Number: 8,152,182

Inventors: Villuendas Yuste; Francisco (Saragossa, ES), Heras Vila; Carlos David (Saragossa, ES), Izquierdo N nez; David (Saragossa, ES), Alonso Esteban; Rafael (Saragossa, ES), Salinas riz; Inigo (Saragossa, ES), Forcada Pardo; Santiago (Saragossa, ES), Martinez Sanz; Noelia (Seville, ES)
Title: Spectrophotometer for the automated optical characterization of solar collector tubes and method for the operation thereof
Patent Number: 9,310,249

Inventors: Vincent; Pradeep (Issaquah, WA), Marr; Michael David (Monroe, WA)
Title: Stateless packet segmentation and processing
Patent Number: 8,155,146

Inventors: Voelz; James L. (Meridian, ID)
Title: Methods for wafer-level packaging of microelectronic devices and microelectronic devices formed by such methods
Patent Number: 8,154,126

Inventors: Vonk; Bernardus F. M. (Wehl, NL), Stoop; Gustaaf A. P. (Dieren, NL), Zeijlemaker; Volkert (Landgraaf, NL)
Title: Intracardiac polarization signal stabilization
Patent Number: 7,363,078

Inventors: Vorbach; Martin (Karlsruhe, DE), Munch; Robert (Karlsruhe, DE)
Title: Processor chip for reconfigurable data processing, for processing numeric and logic operations and including function and interconnection control units
Patent Number: 8,156,312

Inventors: Vroon; William J. (Holland, MI)
Title: Lightweight stackable horizontal dispensing container with braces
Patent Number: 7,360,663

Inventors: Wagner; James (Sudbury, MA), Rao; Doreen (Watertown, MA)
Title: Bioabsorbable casing for surgical sling assembly
Patent Number: 7,361,138

Inventors: Wahlander; Timo (Malmo, SE), Liwell; Marcus (Malmo, SE)
Title: Adaptive receiver based on mobility information of user device
Patent Number: 8,155,665

Inventors: Waki; Koji (Mitaka, JP)
Title: Ultrasonic diagnosis apparatus and image display method
Patent Number: 9,311,704

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Jorasch; James A. (Stamford, CT), Fincham; Magdalena M. (Ridgefield, CT), Gelman; Geoffrey M. (Stamford, CT), Tulley; Stephen C. (Fairfield, CT), Tedesco; Daniel E. (Huntington, CT), Tedesco; Robert C. (Huntingon, CT)
Title: Methods and apparatus for managing network linked gambling video games
Patent Number: 9,311,778

Inventors: Wallberg; Joachim (Tyreso, SE)
Title: Method and system for sharing data between radiology information systems
Patent Number: 8,156,202

Inventors: Wanda; Koichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Print job substitution in a copy job
Patent Number: 7,362,456

Inventors: Wang; Bin (Kingsport, TN), Kuo; Thauming (Kingsport, TN), Donelson; Michael Eugene (Kingsport, TN), McWilliams; Douglas Stephens (Piney Flats, TN)
Title: Cellulose ester based quarter wave plates having normal wavelength dispersion
Patent Number: 9,309,360

Inventors: Wang; Bin (Kingsport, TN), Kuo; Thauming (Kingsport, TN), Donelson; Michael Eugene (Kingsport, TN), McWilliams; Douglas Stephens (Piney Flats, TN)
Title: Optical films containing optical retardation-enhancing additive
Patent Number: 9,309,362

Inventors: Wang; Huaiyuan (Cary, NC), Haartsen; Jacobus C. (Hardenberg, NL)
Title: Apparatus and method to improve WLAN performance in a dual WLAN modality environment
Patent Number: 8,155,695

Inventors: Wang; Jenne-Tai (Rochester, MI)
Title: Mechanical time dilation algorithm for collision avoidance system
Patent Number: 8,155,853

Inventors: Wang; Jian (Beijing, CN), Lin; Zhouchen (Beijing, CN), Li; Yue (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Chunhui (Beijing, CN), Dang; Yingnong (Beijing, CN), Wu; Jiang (San Jose, CA), Wang; Qiang (Beijing, CN)
Title: Global metadata embedding and decoding
Patent Number: 8,156,153

Inventors: Wang; Jin-Yun (Cheshire, CT), Ding; Huiling (Cheshire, CT), Stieber; Joseph F. (Prospect, CT)
Title: Direct alkylation of N-alkyl-N'-phenyl-p-phenylenediamine
Patent Number: 7,361,788

Inventors: Wang; Miao (San Jose, CA), Gao; Wei (Fremont, CA), Miao; Lingyun (Fremont, CA), Sun; Hai (Milpitas, CA), Mao; Ming (Dublin, CA)
Title: Method to fabricate a magnetic head including ion milling of read gap using dual layer hard mask
Patent Number: 9,312,064

Inventors: Wang; TongJung (Tainan County, TW), Chien; ChinCheng (Tainan County, TW), Tseng; HungYi (Tainan County, TW)
Title: Driving circuit of LCD panel
Patent Number: 7,361,939

Inventors: Wang; Wen Huang (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Light emitting diode package structure and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 8,154,044

Inventors: Wang; Xiaopin (Beijing, CN), Shuai; Ran (Beijing, CN), Liu; Shisheng (Beijing, CN), Shvechkov; Alexey (Natick, MA)
Title: Cluster shared volume replication
Patent Number: 9,311,332

Inventors: Wang; Xuefeng (Schenectady, NY), Bonanni; Pierino Gianni (Loudonville, NY), Shi; Xiaolei (Niskayuna, NY), Ren; Zhiyuan (Malta, NY), Xia; Hua (Niskayuna, NY), Ostroverkhov; Victor Petrovich (Ballston Lake, NY), Wang; Xinghua (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Servoing system for multiple spot registration for holographic replication system
Patent Number: 8,154,975

Inventors: Wang; Yongqian J. (Chandler, AZ), Sun; Yuxia (Tempe, AZ)
Title: Growing lower defect semiconductor crystals on highly lattice-mismatched substrates
Patent Number: 7,361,522

Inventors: Wang; Zhiye (Beijing, CN)
Title: Minimizing data recovery window
Patent Number: 9,311,188

Inventors: Ware; Frederick A. (Los Altos, CA), Tsern; Ely K. (Los Altos, CA), Hampel; Craig E. (San Jose, CA), Stark; Donald C. (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Asynchronous, high-bandwidth memory component using calibrated timing elements
Patent Number: 7,362,626

Inventors: Warren; Martin Geoffrey (Bristol, GB), Teague; Phillip Vincent (Bristol, GB)
Title: Fastener assembly
Patent Number: 9,309,005

Inventors: Warrillow; William (Carnagh West, IE), Murphy; Sean (Dublin, IE)
Title: Method and device for managing resources shared by different operators in a communication system
Patent Number: 8,155,072

Inventors: Watanabe; Isao (Hadano, JP)
Title: Computer system, device sharing method, and device sharing program
Patent Number: 8,156,253

Inventors: Watanabe; Shuichi (Chiba, JP), Hasegawa; Shinya (Chiba, JP), Tokumo; Yasuaki (Chiba, JP)
Title: Coding device and method and decoding device and method
Patent Number: 7,362,909

Inventors: Watanabe; Sumio (Shinagawa, JP), Sakurai; Fumio (Shinagawa, JP), Mori; Yukihiro (Shinagawa, JP), Tsuchiya; Masahiro (Shinagawa, JP)
Title: Printer apparatus
Patent Number: 7,362,346

Inventors: Watanabe; Tsukasa (Nirasaki, JP), Shindo; Naoki (Nirasaki, JP), Hiroshiro; Koukichi (Tosu, JP), Kamikawa; Yuji (Tosu, JP)
Title: Substrate cleaning method, substrate cleaning system and program storage medium
Patent Number: 8,152,928

Inventors: Watanabe; Yasuhiro (Kawasaki, JP), Kawakami; Kentaro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Power gated and voltage biased memory circuit for reducing power
Patent Number: 9,310,878

Inventors: Webler; William E. (Escondido, CA)
Title: Intra-ventricular substance delivery catheter system
Patent Number: 8,152,757

Inventors: Weger; Robert (Wels, AT), Raykhman; Mykhaylo (Munich, DE)
Title: Control circuit for LED backlighting
Patent Number: 9,313,837

Inventors: Wehler; Herbert (Neunkirchen, DE)
Title: Supporting carriage for a power conducting device, and power conducting device
Patent Number: 8,151,956

Inventors: Wehling; Hans-Wilhelm (Heilbronn, DE), Korthals; Wilhelm (Wemding, DE), Kupfernagel; Uwe (Vaihingen a.d. Enz, DE)
Title: Diaphragm and process for producing a diaphragm for an ultrasonic transducer
Patent Number: 9,311,908

Inventors: Wei; George C. (Weston, MA), Mackel; Harry S. (Pepperell, MA)
Title: Ceramic discharge vessel having aluminum oxynitride seal region
Patent Number: 7,362,053

Inventors: Welland; David R. (Austin, TX), Kerth; Donald A. (Austin, TX), Wang; Caiyi (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for reducing interference
Patent Number: 8,154,336

Inventors: Wengel; Jesper (Odense S., DK), Nielsen; Poul (Odense SO, DK)
Title: Oligonucleotide analogues
Patent Number: 8,153,365

Inventors: Wenham; Stuart Ross (New South Wales, AU), Mai; Ly (New South Wales, AU), Shi; Zhengrong (Wuxi, CN), Ji; JingJia (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Low area screen printed metal contact structure and method
Patent Number: 8,153,890

Inventors: Wernik; Christopher (Toronto, CA), Swaminathan; Venkat (Toronto, CA), Wright; Graham (Toronto, CA), MacGowan; Christopher (Toronto, CA)
Title: Magnetic resonance-based method and system for determination of oxygen saturation in flowing blood
Patent Number: 9,310,451

Inventors: Westberg; Tom (Gurnee, IL)
Title: Dialysate bag seal breakage sensor incorporated in dialysate bag management
Patent Number: 8,152,116

Inventors: Westlund; Randy (River Falls, WI), Stevenson; Robert A. (Canyon Country, CA), Frysz; Christine A. (Orchard Park, NY), Dabney; Warren S. (Orchard Park, NY), Halperin; Henry R. (Pikesville, MD)
Title: Medical lead system utilizing electromagnetic bandstop filters
Patent Number: 8,155,760

Inventors: Wheat; W. Spencer (Missouri City, TX), Mirkovic; Vesna R. (Pearland, TX), Worsley; Ralph S. (Brentwood Bay, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for burst disk identification
Patent Number: 8,153,311

Inventors: Whetsel; Lee D. (Parker, TX)
Title: IC selectively connecting logic and bypass conductors between opposing pads
Patent Number: 7,362,093

Inventors: Whetsel; Lee D. (Parker, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for die testing on wafer
Patent Number: 7,362,120

Inventors: Whetsel; Lee D. (Parker, TX)
Title: Selectively accessing test access ports in a multiple test access port environment
Patent Number: 8,156,394

Inventors: White; Robert C. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Continuing compressor operation through redundant algorithms
Patent Number: 8,152,496

Inventors: Whitehouse; Kristian M. (Rochester, NY), Keyes; David John (Rochester, NY), Ferrero; Joseph J. (Geneseo, NY)
Title: Method of fully charging an electrical energy storage device using a lower voltage fuel cell system
Patent Number: 8,154,242

Inventors: Wilbert; Thomas M. (Wolcott, NY), Maier; Gary J. (Webster, NY), Herbert; William G. (Williamson, NY)
Title: Lathe surface for coating streak suppression
Patent Number: 7,361,439

Inventors: Wilkerson; Jeffrey A. (Bothell, WA), Porter; John R. (Lynnwood, WA)
Title: Reusable preload indicating washer assembly
Patent Number: 7,360,436

Inventors: Williams, Jr.; John J. (Pleasanton, CA), Fingerhut; John Andrew (Aliso Viejo, CA), Shoham; Doron (Shoham, IL), Listman; Shimon (Tel Mond, IL)
Title: Distributed packet processing with ordered locks to maintain requisite packet orderings
Patent Number: 7,362,762

Inventors: Wilson; Christopher (Dallas, TX), Williamson; Michael (Frisco, TX)
Title: Accounts payable tax rules processing system and method
Patent Number: 8,156,019

Inventors: Wilson; Thomas H. (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Method for controlling solenoid pressure
Patent Number: 8,151,620

Inventors: Windenberger; Michel (Lutterbach, FR), Hell; Aurelien (Ligsdorf, FR)
Title: Connecting element for a storage battery
Patent Number: 9,312,622

Inventors: Winger; Lowell L. (Waterloo, CA), Jia; Yunwei (Milton, CA), Wells; Aaron G. (Oakland, CA), Linzer; Elliot N. (Suffern, NY), Booth; Simon (Milton, CA), Cote; Guy (Elora, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for video deinterlacing and format conversion
Patent Number: 7,362,376

Inventors: Winkler; Walter (Parkstein, DE)
Title: System and method for order picking
Patent Number: 9,309,051

Inventors: Wittkopp; Scott H. (Ypsilanti, MI), Phillips; Andrew W. (Saline, MI), Carey; Clinton E. (Monroe, MI), Hart; James M. (Belleville, MI)
Title: Multi-speed transmission
Patent Number: 8,152,684

Inventors: Wolff; Martin (Hattingen, DE), Budde; Birgit (Remscheid, DE), Werner; Johann-Georg (Hamm, DE), Brueckner; Hubert (Erkrath, DE), Juerss; Detlef Walter (Schwieberdingen, DE), Wellen; Heinz Dieter (Krefeld, DE)
Title: Panel element, particularly for a motor vehicle, and method for the production thereof
Patent Number: 7,361,293

Inventors: Wolkenberg; Scott (Jenkintown, PA), Barrow; James C. (Harleysville, PA), Harrison; Scott T. (Glenside, PA), Trotter; B. Wesley (Newton Highlands, MA), Nanda; Kausik K. (Norristown, PA), Manley; Peter J. (Harleysville, PA), Zhao; Zhijian (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Inhibitors of catechol O-methyl transferase and their use in the treatment of psychotic disorders
Patent Number: 9,309,199

Inventors: Wood; Alan G. (Boise, ID), Corbett; Tim J. (Boise, ID)
Title: Universal wafer carrier for wafer level die burn-in
Patent Number: 7,362,113

Inventors: Woods; Richard Root (Irvine, CA), Porter; Brook F. (Playa Vista, CA), Iyer; Rahul (Long Beach, CA), Weschta; Leonard M. (Long Beach, CA)
Title: Modular reformer with enhanced heat recuperation
Patent Number: 8,152,872

Inventors: Woodson; Damon E. (Macon, GA)
Title: Tube shield assembly and method of securing same
Patent Number: 8,151,870

Inventors: Wright; Allen Buhr (Hope Mills, NC), Cline; L. Steven (Fayetteville, NC), Yates; Brian Glenn (Holly Springs, NC)
Title: Filter anti-drainback valve and media pack seal
Patent Number: 8,152,996

Inventors: Wright; George L. (Corrales, NM), Wright; Mark A. (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Method, system, and apparatus of vehicle and fleet operator profile automation and deployment
Patent Number: 9,308,879

Inventors: Writt; John Thomas (Lexington, KY), Aguilar; Jose Paul Sacoto (Lexington, KY)
Title: Sensor for determining ink drying time in a page-wide inkjet printer
Patent Number: 9,308,751

Inventors: Wu; Guo-Zua (Taichung, TW), Huang; Shin-Hui (Tainan County, TW)
Title: Non-volatile data storage system and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,156,278

Inventors: Wu; Jerry (Irvine, CA)
Title: Cable assembly with new interface
Patent Number: 8,152,568

Inventors: Wu; Li-Chun (Tu-Cheng, TW), Huang; Chao-Tung (Tu-Cheng, TW), Xu; Yong-Chun (Kunshan, CN), Hu; Jian-She (Kunshan, CN)
Title: Electrical connector having a paddle board with a transformer with a magnetic core embedded in the paddle board
Patent Number: 8,152,567

Inventors: Wu; Shiquan (Nepean, CA), Collings; Timothy D. (Surrey, CA), Yee; Jung (Ottawa, CA)
Title: System and apparatus for cascading and redistributing HDTV signals
Patent Number: 8,155,039

Inventors: Wu; Tom (Phoenix, AZ), Somekh; Sasson (Los Altos Hills, CA), Chiang; Chien (Fremont, CA)
Title: Method of forming a damascene structure with integrated planar dielectric layers
Patent Number: 7,361,582

Inventors: Wu; Yan-Yi (Shanghai, CN), Li; Xin-Ming (Shanghai, CN), Huang; Chih-Lung (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Chip package structure
Patent Number: 7,361,984

Inventors: Wurn; Michael L (Osceola, IN), Howard; Steven P (Osceola, IN), Byrd; Christopher M (Elkhart, IN)
Title: Vehicle pedal assembly including pedal arm stub with inserts for actuator bar
Patent Number: 9,310,826

Inventors: Wylde; William R. (Shenzhen, CN), Zhao; KeLong (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Flexible peripheral device positioner
Patent Number: 8,152,402

Inventors: Xia; Yongming (Kingwood, TX), Devine; Jeffrey S. (The Woodlands, TX)
Title: Screenless granular media filters and methods of use
Patent Number: 8,152,998

Inventors: Xu; Yuanjun (Beijing, CN), Gu; Tao (Beijing, CN), Zhu; Huaisong (Beijing, CN), Li; Yanqiang (Beijing, CN), Yang; Jinsong (Beijing, CN)
Title: Adaptive phase shift apparatus and method
Patent Number: 9,313,073

Inventors: Yacobi; Yacov (Mercer Island, WA), England; Paul (Bellevue, WA), Yuval; Gideon A. (Mercer Island, WA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for protecting information content
Patent Number: 7,362,861

Inventors: Yagyu; Motohiro (Yamatokoriyama, JP), Kasai; Kenichi (Yamatokoriyama, JP), Sato; Ken (Yamatokoriyama, JP), Yasui; Junsuke (Yamatokoriyama, JP), Nagao; Akira (Yamatokoriyama, JP), Ishida; Tetsuhisa (Yamatokoriyama, JP)
Title: Appearance inspection device
Patent Number: 8,154,593

Inventors: Yamada; Akiko (Kawasaki, JP), Imahase; Akira (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Method for accepting QoS request, and apparatus and computer readable recording medium providing the same
Patent Number: 8,156,225

Inventors: Yamada; Kenji (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Bio cell cleaning centrifuge and bio cell cleaning rotor used in the same
Patent Number: 8,152,707

Inventors: Yamada; Masami (Kariya, JP), Kondou; Hidehito (Kariya, JP), Sakamoto; Masami (Kariya, JP), Mori; Koichiro (Kariya, JP)
Title: Loader vehicle having a lift arm
Patent Number: 8,152,433

Inventors: Yamada; Masayuki (Aichi-ken, JP), Tokai; Takeshi (Okazaki, JP), Onoda; Keisuke (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Vehicular seat device
Patent Number: 8,152,240

Inventors: Yamada; Shuhei (Chino, JP)
Title: Light source device, method for manufacturing light source device, and projection type display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,360,903

Inventors: Yamada; Tomohiro (Yokohama, JP), Handa; Yoichiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Sensor element structure, sensor element array, and manufacturing method of sensor element array
Patent Number: 8,154,722

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Goki (Kawasaki, JP), Ohnishi; Masuo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Display apparatus and electronic apparatus having the display apparatus
Patent Number: 8,154,681

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Yoda; Akira (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Display system, display method, and display program
Patent Number: 8,154,472

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Shinichi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Time of flight mass spectrometer
Patent Number: 7,361,889

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Shinya (Mitaka, JP), Kojima; Kyoko (Kunitachi, JP), Toyota; Yoshiaki (Koshigaya, JP), Ishida; Takeshi (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 8,154,699

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Yoko (Fremont, CA), Lee; Chris (Oakland, CA)
Title: Method for multi-layer resist plasma etch
Patent Number: 7,361,607

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Yukuo (Tokyo, JP), Koizumi; Yutaka (Yokohama, JP), Umeyama; Mikiya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ink jet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 8,152,267

Inventors: Yamaki; Kiyoshi (Iwata-gun, JP)
Title: Vehicular audio apparatus, and tone generating method and program therefor
Patent Number: 8,155,341

Inventors: Yamamoto; Ikuo (Osaka, JP), Ohira; Yutaka (Osaka, JP), Funakoshi; Yoshio (Osaka, JP), Minami; Shinichi (Osaka, JP), Tomizawa; Ginjiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Fluorine-containing monomer, fluorine-containing polymer and surface treating agent
Patent Number: 8,153,756

Inventors: Yamamoto; Kazutaka (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Optical disc apparatus
Patent Number: 7,362,669

Inventors: Yamamoto; Kiyokazu (Isesaki, JP), Kawai; Toshiyuki (Isesaki, JP)
Title: Vehicle air-conditioning system
Patent Number: 7,360,373

Inventors: Yamamoto; Teruko (Okayama, JP), Kamioka; Hiroshi (Okayama, JP), Adachi; Taiji (Kyoto, JP), Fukushima; Shogo (Moriguchi, JP), Sakimura; Takumi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Orthodontic appliance
Patent Number: 8,152,521

Inventors: Yamamoto; Tomohiro (Anjo, JP), Furuhashi; Akira (Takahama, JP), Horie; Takahiro (Nagoya, JP), Murakami; Yuichi (Chiryu, JP), Ono; Kazunori (Tokai, JP), Coutant; Frederic (Grasse, FR), Aouine; Tarik (Valbonne, FR)
Title: Frequency shift keying (FSK) digital signal receiving apparatus
Patent Number: 8,155,242

Inventors: Yamamoto; Yoichi (Fukuoka, JP), Tanaka; Masashiro (Fukuoka, JP), Nakamura; Shigekazu (Fukuoka, JP), Suetake; Hiroshi (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Voltage source inverter control method
Patent Number: 7,362,069

Inventors: Yamamoto; Yuuya (Osaka, JP), Hiramatsu; Kohji (Osaka, JP)
Title: Light emitting module, lighting apparatus, and lighting fixture
Patent Number: 9,312,302

Inventors: Yamanishi; Fumitake (Kanagawa, JP), Komine; Yoshitaka (Kanagawa, JP), Aso; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP), Fujinaga; Kohji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, energy saving control method, and medium
Patent Number: 9,310,740

Inventors: Yamano; Kentaro (Isehara, JP), Sasaki; Yuji (Hadano, JP), Kawasaki; Takao (Machida, JP)
Title: Internal combustion engine control device
Patent Number: 9,309,858

Inventors: Yamasaki; Masaya (Hachioji, JP), Hamakawa; Yohei (Fussa, JP), Shono; Atsuo (Tachikawa, JP), Yoshimura; Hiroshi (Saitama, JP), Hirayama; Keiko (Tokyo, JP), Sato; Ko (Ome, JP), Douniwa; Kenichi (Asaka, JP), Ogawa; Yoshihiko (Ome, JP)
Title: Interpolated frame generating method and interpolated frame generating apparatus
Patent Number: 8,155,198

Inventors: Yamashita; Koichiro (Kawasaki, JP), Yamauchi; Hiromasa (Kawasaki, JP), Miyazaki; Kiyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Controlling memory access conflict of threads on multi-core processor with set of highest priority processor cores based on a threshold value of issued-instruction efficiency
Patent Number: 9,311,142

Inventors: Yamashita; Naoto (Kawasaki, JP), Inamitsu; Kazutoyo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing unit
Patent Number: 7,363,023

Inventors: Yamashita; Takahiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Activation processing of information processing apparatus, method of controlling the same, and storage medium
Patent Number: 9,313,355

Inventors: Yamashita; Yohachi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Yamamoto; Noriko (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Itsumi; Kazuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Two-dimensional array ultrasonic probe
Patent Number: 8,152,729

Inventors: Yamaura; Tadashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for speech coding, method for speech decoding and their apparatuses
Patent Number: 7,363,220

Inventors: Yamazaki; Hiroshi (Hachioji, JP), Yamada; Hiroyuki (Tsukui-machi, JP), Kitani; Tomoe (Hino, JP)
Title: Image forming method
Patent Number: 7,361,443

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Nishi; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display and method of driving same
Patent Number: 8,154,697

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Koichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Laser irradiation method, laser irradiation apparatus, and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,362,784

Inventors: Yan; Yong (Austin, TX)
Title: System and method of coding mode decision for video encoding
Patent Number: 8,155,189

Inventors: Yanagihara; Hirokazu (Chino, JP)
Title: Electrooptical device, electronic apparatus, and method for producing electrooptical device
Patent Number: 8,154,032

Inventors: Yanari; Mitsuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Glasses lens designing method, production method for glasses lens and computer program
Patent Number: 7,360,891

Inventors: Yanase; Minao (Kobe, JP)
Title: Method and device for detecting decompression of tires, and program for judging decompression of tires
Patent Number: 7,363,189

Inventors: Yang; Shengqi (Tempe, AZ), Lu; Tiehan (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Color enhancement for graphic images
Patent Number: 9,311,696

Inventors: Yang; Ta-yung (Milpitas, CA), Hung; Guo-Kiang (Sindian, TW), Lin; Jenn-yu G. (Taipei, TW), Li; Chuh-Ching (Jhongli, TW), Chiu; Shao-Wei (Luo Yang Village Yanpu Township, Pingtung County, TW)
Title: Switching control circuit for primary-side controlled power converters
Patent Number: 7,362,592

Inventors: Yang; Wanli (El Cerrito, CA), Fabbri; Jason D. (San Francisco, CA), Melosh; Nicholas A. (Menlo Park, CA), Hussain; Zahid (Orinda, CA), Shen; Zhi-Xun (Stanford, CA)
Title: Diamondoid monolayers as electron emitters
Patent Number: 8,154,185

Inventors: Yang; Ying Bao (Kanagawa, JP), Higuchi; Masaru (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Tsutomu (Kanagawa, JP), Yamaguchi; Kazunori (Kanagawa, JP), Ino; Masumitsu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Surface emission apparatus, light guide, and method of manufacturing light guide
Patent Number: 8,152,353

Inventors: Yang; Zhiping (Santa Clara, CA), Arumugham; Vinayagam (San Jose, CA), Dang; Lekhanh (San Jose, CA)
Title: Techniques for manufacturing a circuit board with an improved layout for decoupling capacitors
Patent Number: 7,360,307

Inventors: Yao; Jiewen (Shanghai, CN), Zimmer; Vincent (Federal Way, WA)
Title: Mechanism to support reliability, availability, and serviceability (RAS) flows in a peer monitor
Patent Number: 9,311,177

Inventors: Yasuda; Naohiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Duplicate apparatus
Patent Number: 7,362,418

Inventors: Yasuda; Susumu (Tokyo, JP), Mizutani; Hidemasa (Kanagawa, JP), Yagi; Takayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Shimada; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Hirose; Futoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kato; Takahisa (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Tiltable-body apparatus, and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,362,488

Inventors: Yasuhara; Shinji (Atsugi, JP), Ohsugi; Masayuki (Sagamihara, JP), Watanabe; Tsuneyuki (Isehara, JP), Ueda; Maki (Yamato, JP), Nakamura; Yasuhisa (Machida, JP), Nakata; Daisuke (Tokyo, JP), Kondo; Yasunori (Toride, JP), Hashimoto; Takuya (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Current position information reporting system, information center apparatus, and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,155,883

Inventors: Yasuma; Tsuneo (Osaka, JP), Negoro; Nobuyuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Cyclopropanecarboxylic acid compound
Patent Number: 8,153,694

Inventors: Yau; Bao-Shun (Kaohsiung, TW), Lu; Chih-Chiang (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Touch panel roll and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,153,920

Inventors: Yavatkar; Raj (Portland, OR), Crouch; Alan (Lake Oswego, OR), Durham; David M. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Self-isolating and self-healing networked devices
Patent Number: 8,154,987

Inventors: Yaver; Imam Syed (West Bengal, IN)
Title: Screen panel
Patent Number: 9,308,555

Inventors: Ye; Xiaoning (Portland, OR)
Title: System to control signal line capacitance
Patent Number: 7,361,994

Inventors: Yeong; Sai Hooi (Singapore, SG), Wang; Tao (Singapore, SG), Pandey; Shesh Mani (Singapore, SG), Yeo; Chia Ching (Singapore, SG), Leung; Ying Keung (Singapore, SG), Quek; Elgin Kiok Boone (Singapore, SG)
Title: Method for fabricating semiconductor devices using stress engineering
Patent Number: 8,153,537

Inventors: Yetukuri; Arjun (Rochester Hills, MI), Humer; Mladen (West Bloomfield, MI), Smith; Ted (Waterford, MI), Stauske; Marc (White Lake, MI)
Title: Selective remote head restraint actuation
Patent Number: 8,152,242

Inventors: Yoneda; Shuji (Kagoshima, JP), Oishi; Masato (Kanagawa, JP), Shinohara; Tamotsu (Kagoshima, JP), Watanabe; Shinji (Kagoshima, JP), Miyata; Koji (Kagoshima, JP), Fukae; Seiji (Kagoshima, JP), Yamauchi; Kenji (Kagoshima, JP), Goto; Yoichi (Kagoshima, JP), Baba; Masakazu (Kagoshima, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device with groove structure to prevent molding resin overflow over a light receiving region of a photodiode during manufacture and method for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 8,153,467

Inventors: Yonezawa; Kenji (Toyama, JP), Takamatsu; Tamotsu (Toyama, JP), Aoki; Naokatu (Toyama, JP), Hashimoto; Tomohiro (Toyama, JP), Takebayashi; Masahiro (Toyama, JP), Suzuki; Yoshiaki (Toyama, JP), Oonishi; Yuji (Toyama, JP)
Title: Process for production of 3-[5-[4-(cyclopentyloxy)-2-hydroxybenzoyl]-2-[(3-OXO-2-substituted-2,3-di- hydro-1,2-benzisoxazol-6-yl)methoxy]phenyl]propionate ester and intermediate for the process
Patent Number: 8,153,816

Inventors: Yoon; Chul-Sik (Daejeon, KR), Yu; Chang-Wahn (Daejeon, KR), Yeo; Kun-Min (Daejeon, KR), Ryu; Byung-Han (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Method for preamble-based bandwidth request in wireless portable internet system
Patent Number: 8,155,104

Inventors: Yoon; Sang Won (Ann Arbor, MI), Shiozaki; Koji (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Compliant spring interposer for wafer level three dimensional (3D) integration and method of manufacturing
Patent Number: 8,154,119

Inventors: Yoshida; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Toshiyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: General purpose engine with axial gap type motor/generator
Patent Number: 8,154,165

Inventors: Yoshigahara; Noriyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: External terminal control apparatus and control method thereof
Patent Number: 8,154,747

Inventors: Yoshino; Yasushi (Nagoya, JP), Kawamoto; Yusuke (Nagoya, JP), Tsunoda; Kosuke (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Conductive paste composition for solar cells and solar cell
Patent Number: 9,312,045

Inventors: Yoshioka; Toshikazu (Tokyo, JP), Senzui; Akira (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Key sheet
Patent Number: 7,361,859

Inventors: Yoshizawa; Kazumasa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Gaming machine capable of operating to indicate the number of bets, and game playing method
Patent Number: 8,152,614

Inventors: Yoshizawa; Ken (Niigata, JP)
Title: Method for producing silicon wafer and silicon wafer
Patent Number: 7,361,219

Inventors: Yoshizawa; Takenori (Tsu, JP)
Title: Substrate cleaning device and substrate processing facility
Patent Number: 7,360,273

Inventors: Young; Jason K. (Lexington, KY), Rodriguez; Nicole M. (Lexington, KY)
Title: Actuator chip for inkjet printhead with electrostatic discharge protection
Patent Number: 7,361,966

Inventors: Younger; Scott D. (Seattle, WA), Heise; John V. (Federal Way, WA), Tresch; Allen R. (Orting, WA)
Title: Partitioned container and method of making same
Patent Number: 8,152,051

Inventors: Yu; Chen-Hua (Hsin-Chu, TW), Chiou; Wen-Chih (Miaoli, TW), Chen; Ding-Yuan (Taichung, TW), Yu; Chia-Lin (Sigang, TW)
Title: Group-III nitride for reducing stress caused by metal nitride reflector
Patent Number: 8,154,038

Inventors: Yu; Christopher C. (Irvine, CA), Kubo; Takeshi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kanatani; Ryogo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Terminal for exchanging electronic business cards
Patent Number: 8,156,330

Inventors: Yu; Ling-Hung (Taipei, TW), Lu; Ying-Chih (Taipei, TW), Chen; Shing-Yu (Taipei, TW)
Title: Computer platform memory access control method and system with memory configuration automatic setting capability
Patent Number: 7,360,052

Inventors: Yu; Ting (Schenectady, NY), Tu; Peter Henry (Niskayuna, NY), Perera; Ambalangoda Gurunnanselage Amitha (Clifton Park, NY), Rittscher; Jens (Ballston Lake, NY), Krahnstoever; Nils Oliver (Schenectady, NY), Liu; Xiaoming (Schenectady, NY)
Title: Method and system for distributed multiple target tracking
Patent Number: 8,154,600

Inventors: Yuan; Yuan (Austin, TX), Joiner; Bennett (Austin, TX), Lee; Chuchung (Stephen) (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Thermally enhanced molded package for semiconductors
Patent Number: 7,361,985

Inventors: Yuan; Yuan (Taichung, TW), Li; Zhi-Yuan (Taichung, TW), Liu; Tse-Yu (Taichung, TW)
Title: Tinsel wire
Patent Number: 9,312,050

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: 8,153,152

Inventors: Yuuki; Osamu (Tokyo, JP), Mori; Hideo (Yokohama, JP), Shikina; Noriyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Display apparatus
Patent Number: 8,154,487

Inventors: Yuzurihara; Hajime (Kanagawa, JP), Abe; Mikiko (Kanagawa, JP), Deguchi; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Hibino; Eiko (Kanagawa, JP), Miura; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Ito; Kazunori (Kanagawa, JP), Abe; Michiharu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical recording method
Patent Number: 7,362,683

Inventors: Zabrouskov; Vladimir (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Methods for acquisition and deductive analysis of mixed fragment peptide mass spectra
Patent Number: 8,153,961

Inventors: Zaka; Alban (Dresden, DE), Yan; Ran (Dresden, DE), Bazizi; El Mehdi (Dresden, DE), Hoentschel; Jan (Dresden, DE)
Title: Methods for fabricating integrated circuits with improved implantation processes
Patent Number: 9,312,189

Inventors: Zaman; Kamran (Pittsford, NY), Pietrantoni; Dante (Rochester, NY), Gottschalk; Ken (West Henrietta, NY), Pietrzykowski; Stanley (Brighton, NY)
Title: Specular surface flaw detection
Patent Number: 7,362,450

Inventors: Zeng; Yang (Beijing, CN), Shi; Huaguo (Beijing, CN), Yang; Wei (Beijing, CN), Chen; Yaowei (Beijing, CN), Lin; Yu (Beijing, CN), Zou; Shihong (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method and system for monitoring application program of mobile device
Patent Number: 9,313,216

Inventors: Zerbe; Jared (Woodside, CA), Chau; Pak Shing (San Jose, CA), Stonecypher; William Franklin (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for evaluating and optimizing a signaling system
Patent Number: 7,360,127

Inventors: Zerbe; Jared L. (Woodside, CA), Stojanovic; Vladimir M. (Stanford, CA), Chen; Fred F. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Auto-configured equalizer
Patent Number: 7,362,800

Inventors: Zhang; Xinwang (San Diego, CA), Dhanasekaran; Vijayakumar (San Diego, CA), Wang; Le (San Diego, CA), Srivastava; Ankit (San Diego, CA)
Title: Glitch suppression in an amplifier
Patent Number: 9,312,848

Inventors: Zhang; Yanfeng (Wuhan, CN), Nie; Hongtao (Wuhan, CN), Xia; Minggui (Wuhan, CN), Liu; Wenyan (Wuhan, CN), Zhang; Liang (Wuhan, CN)
Title: Method of purification of biomass syngas under positive pressure
Patent Number: 9,309,115

Inventors: Zhang; Yiwen (Tokyo, JP), Yamada; Akira (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ink for producing compound semiconductor thin film, compound semiconductor thin film produced using the ink, solar cell having compound semiconductor the thin film, and process for producing solar cell
Patent Number: 9,312,409

Inventors: Zhang; Yueying (Beijing, CN)
Title: TDMA-based self-adaptive channel switching
Patent Number: 9,312,976

Inventors: Zhang; Zhibin (Cupertino, CA), Cheung; Willy (Seattle, WA)
Title: Camera interfaces for electronic devices
Patent Number: 9,313,391

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Inventors: Zhou; Yan (Austin, TX)
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Inventors: Zhou; Yan (Austin, TX)
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Title: Hydrogenation catalysts with cobalt-modified supports
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Title: Method of controlling vibration damping in a helicopter, and apparatus implementing the method
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Inventors: Zu; Longqiang (Palo Alto, CA)
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