Sunday, June 28 2020


Weekly Report

Expired Patents

Inventors: Aadsen; Duane Rodney (Bath, PA), Dudeck; Dennis E. (Hazleton, PA), Evans; Donald A. (Lancaster, OH)
Title: Content addressable memories (CAMs) based on a binary CAM and having at least three states
Patent Number: 7,363,424

Inventors: Abali; Bulent (Tenafly, NJ), Ono; Makoto (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Intelligent virtual machine (VM) re-location
Patent Number: 9,317,340

Inventors: Abe; Teruyuki (Tokyo, JP), Seki; Kazuharu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Portable screen assembly and expanding and contracting column and handing tool used therefor
Patent Number: 8,159,745

Inventors: Abe; Tomoyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Multilayer interconnection substrate and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,158,503

Inventors: Abe; Yasunori (Mohka, JP), Nihei; Yuji (Mohka, JP), Furuichi; Shinji (Mohka, JP), Furuichi, legal representative; Yasuko (Mohka, JP)
Title: Magnetic encoder
Patent Number: 8,159,212

Inventors: Abert; Carsten (Hassfurt, DE), Weingaertner; Thomas (Untereuerheim, DE), Mueller; Wolf-Christian (Coburg, DE), Wuerstlein; Holger (Zeil am Main, DE)
Title: Anti-pinch sensor
Patent Number: 8,156,826

Inventors: Abjanic; John B. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Network apparatus for switching based on content of application data
Patent Number: 7,366,781

Inventors: Abou-Nasr; Mahmoud A. (Canton, MI), Filev; Dimitar Petrov (Novi, MI), Hetrick; Elizabeth Therese (Ann Arbor, MI), Moision; William C. (Wayne, MI)
Title: Non-destructive aluminum weld quality estimator
Patent Number: 9,314,878

Inventors: Abram; Albert Zorko (Wantirna, AU), Fuchshuber; Lilian (Narre Warren, AU)
Title: Foamable suspension gel
Patent Number: 8,158,109

Inventors: Aburada; Tomohiro (Kakegawa, JP), Agrawal; Anmol (Corning, NY), Burdette; Steven Roy (Big Flats, NY), Kihata; Masumi (Kakegawa, JP), Kudva; Gautam Nerendra (Horseheads, NY), Nishimoto; Michael Yoshiya (Kakegawa, JP)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for fabricating continuous glass ribbons
Patent Number: 9,315,408

Inventors: Achtari; Guyves (Ottawa, CA), Plante; Denis (Ottawa, CA), Bernier; Eric (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for security configuration and verification of wireless devices in a fixed/mobile convergence environment
Patent Number: 9,319,879

Inventors: Acree; Elaine S. (Madison, AL), Whitaker; Sheila G. (Gurley, AL), Grindstaff; Gene A. (Decatur, AL)
Title: Real-time capture and transformation of hemispherical video images to images in rectilinear coordinates
Patent Number: 8,160,394

Inventors: Adachi; Hiroki (Kanagawa, JP), Nishi; Kazuo (Kanagawa, JP), Yonezawa; Masato (Kanagawa, JP), Isobe; Yukihiro (Yamanashi, JP), Shinohara; Hisato (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,365,004

Inventors: Adachi; Yusuke (Osaka, JP), Honsho; Hironori (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Ultrasonic actuator with power supply electrode arrangement
Patent Number: 8,159,113

Inventors: Adamic; Raymond (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Systems for erasing an ink from a medium
Patent Number: 9,315,042

Inventors: Adams; Mark L. (Sandy, UT), Dang; Kim (Newton, MA)
Title: Medical catheter assembly including a balloon bolster
Patent Number: 8,157,765

Inventors: Adenot; Sebastien (Pontoise, FR), Hodebourg; Gregory (Sartrouville, FR)
Title: Fluid valve
Patent Number: 9,316,181

Inventors: Agarwal; Manoj K. (Noida, IN), Gupta; Himanshu (New Delhi, IN), Gupta; Rajeev (Noida, IN), Gupta; Sanjeev K. (Los Altos, CA), Mohania; Mukesh K. (Agra, IN), Padmanabhan; Sriram K. (San Jose, CA), Roy; Prasan (Karnataka, IN)
Title: Declarative specification of data integration workflows for execution on parallel processing platforms
Patent Number: 9,317,542

Inventors: Aggarwal; Vaneet (Parsippany, NJ), Jana; Rittwik (Parsippany, NJ), Rice; Christopher W. (Parsippany, NJ), Shankaranarayanan; Nemmara K. (Bridgewater, NJ)
Title: System and method for windowing in full-duplex communications
Patent Number: 9,319,207

Inventors: Agrawal; Sanjay (Sammamish, WA), Narasayya; Vivek R. (Redmond, WA), Yang; Beverly (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Integrating vertical partitioning into physical database design
Patent Number: 7,366,716

Inventors: Ahn; Hee Jun (Kyonggi-do, KR)
Title: Data receiving and transmitting method with coding type determination
Patent Number: 7,366,119

Inventors: Ahn; Kye-Hyuk (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Context synchronization method in mobile communication system
Patent Number: 7,366,156

Inventors: Ahrens; George H. (Pflugerville, TX), Chen; Guoyou (Austin, TX), Kugel; Jacob (Rochester, MN), Lukose; Sajan (Temple, TX), Sundermeyer; Rose B. (Kasson, MN)
Title: Dynamically determining an external systems management application to report system errors
Patent Number: 9,317,354

Inventors: Aiba; Yoshitaka (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method for the same
Patent Number: 7,365,434

Inventors: Aida; Taira (Shiga, JP), Yagi; Keisuke (Shiga, JP), Yamada; Koji (Shiga, JP), Murayama; Ichiro (Shiga, JP)
Title: Electrochemical capacitor
Patent Number: 8,159,815

Inventors: Akagawa; Mitsuru (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Fiber reinforced resin molding compound and manufacturing method for fiber reinforced resin molded article therefrom
Patent Number: 9,315,655

Inventors: Akahane; Fujio (Nagano, JP), Takashima; Nagamitsu (Nagano, JP), Hakeda; Kazushige (Nagano, JP), Uesugi; Ryoji (Nagano, JP), Kurebayashi; Akiharu (Nagano, JP)
Title: Guided punching apparatus
Patent Number: 7,363,795

Inventors: Akahane; Hidehiro (Suwa, JP), Okuhara; Kenichi (Suwa, JP), Maruyama; Akihiko (Suwa, JP), Koike; Nobuhiro (Suwa, JP)
Title: Time measurement device and method
Patent Number: 7,364,352

Inventors: Akaike; Junichi (Chofu, JP), Tada; Tomoko (Hamura, JP), Kamoshita; Tadashi (Nishitokyo, JP)
Title: Power unit
Patent Number: 7,363,886

Inventors: Akino; Nobuhiko (Koshigaya, JP), Sekine; Chizu (Tsukuba, JP), Mikami; Satoshi (Tsukuba, JP), Nakatani; Tomoya (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Polymer compound, luminescent material, and light emitting device
Patent Number: 9,315,723

Inventors: Akita; Koji (Kanagawa, JP), Horikawa; Seiichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Kasami; Hideo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Card device
Patent Number: 9,319,883

Inventors: Akiyama; Koichi (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Light source lamp and projector
Patent Number: 7,364,312

Inventors: Aksamit; Slavek P. (Austin, TX), Chudy; David D. (Raleigh, NC), Medina; Cristian (Durham, NC)
Title: Device and system for reflective digital light processing (DLP)
Patent Number: 9,316,884

Inventors: Alanara; Seppo (Oulu, FI), Isomursu; Pekka (Oulu, FI), Miettunen; Juhani (Oulu, FI), Lietsalmi; Mikko (Oulu, FI), Kaartinen; Kalevi (Erkrath, DE), Decker; Peter (Marl, DE), Lehtonen; Arto (Tampere, FI), Pihko; Pete (Lexington, MA), Tarnanen; Teemu (Espoo, FI), Kari; Hannu H. (Veikkola, FI), Maenpaa; Jari (Tampere, FI), Nykanen; Petri (Tampere, FI), Terho; Mikko (Tampere, FI), Gustafsson; Patrik (Espoo, FI)
Title: Communication network terminal supporting a plurality of applications
Patent Number: 7,366,529

Inventors: Alcaly; Roger (New York, NY), Rudderow; Timothey J. (New Hope, PA), Vannerson; Frank L. (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Method and system for generating an index of investment returns
Patent Number: 7,366,692

Inventors: Aldred; Jeff (Boulder, CO), Foreman; Alexis Stuart (Boulder, CO), Keeney; Tracy R (Firestone, CO), Vaught; Jonathan (Boulder, CO), Bock; Chris (Denver, CO), Kraemer; Stephan (Boulder, CO)
Title: Device and method to accurately and easily assemble glass slides
Patent Number: 9,314,797

Inventors: Alfieri; Robert A. (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Building integrated circuits using a common database
Patent Number: 7,363,610

Inventors: AlGhazi; Ahmad AlSayed M. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Portable multifunctional mobility aid apparatus
Patent Number: 9,314,387

Inventors: Ali; Shujath M. (Santa Clara, CA), Sun; Yongming (San Jose, CA), Salceda; Susana (San Jose, CA), Recipon; Herve (San Francisco, CA), Cafferkey; Robert (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method of diagnosing, monitoring, staging, imaging and treating prostate cancer
Patent Number: 7,364,862

Inventors: Allan; David (Ottawa, CA), Bragg; Nigel (Weston Colville, GB), Holness; Marc (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Q-in-Q Ethernet rings
Patent Number: 9,319,268

Inventors: Allard; Nicolas (Pantin, FR), Guillard; Alain (Paris, FR)
Title: Electricity generation method using an air gas separation unit and a combustion unit
Patent Number: 9,316,435

Inventors: Allen; Ira L. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Modified queue list generation
Patent Number: 9,317,874

Inventors: Almblad; Jay Martin (Westminster, CO)
Title: Articulated curtains for ice making machines
Patent Number: 9,316,426

Inventors: Almog; Eyal (Petach Tikva, IL)
Title: System, method, and computer program for automatically generating personalized offers for a consumer in a telecommunication consumer network
Patent Number: 9,319,534

Inventors: Alonso; Coralie Claudine (Wirral, GB), Ferguson; Paul (Wirral, GB), Jones; Christopher Clarkson (Wirral, GB), Mealing; David Richard Arthur (Wirral, GB), Wang; Jinfang (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Fabric treatment composition comprising a core-shell particle bound to a phthalate-containing polymer
Patent Number: 8,158,571

Inventors: Altalef; Binyamin (Shoham, IL), Ben-Eli; David (Modiin, IL), Levy; Gil (Ramat Gan, IL), Rahav; Amit (Karkur, IL), Guterman; Dekel (Peduel, IL), Alexander; Danny (Neve Efraim Monoson, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for handling call degradation during call setup
Patent Number: 9,319,939

Inventors: Amano; Hiroshi (Osaka, JP), Iguchi; Masayasu (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Image decoding apparatus for decoding a target block by referencing information of an already decoded block in a neighborhood of the target block
Patent Number: 9,319,698

Inventors: Ambasta; Rohan A. (Pune, IN), Ganesh; Bharath (Karamana, IN), Kulkarni; Aniket A. (Pune, IN), Wani; Umesh S. (Pune, IN)
Title: Computer program installation across multiple memories
Patent Number: 9,317,420

Inventors: Ameri; Masoud (Maple Plain, MN)
Title: Model reference identification and cancellation of magnetically-induced voltages in a gradient magnetic field
Patent Number: 8,160,717

Inventors: Anand; Ashok (Madison, WI), Sethi; Manish (New Delhi, IN)
Title: Prevention of deadlock in a distributed computing environment
Patent Number: 8,161,484

Inventors: Anazawa; Kazunori (Nakaimachi, JP), Watanabe; Hiroyuki (Nakaimachi, JP), Kishi; Kentaro (Nakaimachi, JP), Hirakata; Masaki (Nakaimachi, JP), Shimizu; Masaaki (Nakaimachi, JP)
Title: Manufacturing apparatus and method for carbon nanotube
Patent Number: 7,364,709

Inventors: Anderson; Brent A. (Essex Junction, VT), Nowak; Edward J. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Field effect transistors (FETS) and methods of manufacture
Patent Number: 8,158,500

Inventors: Anderson; Brent A. (Essex Junction, VT), Nowak; Edward J. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Method of fabricating a trench-generated transistor structure
Patent Number: 8,159,008

Inventors: Anderson; Eric C. (Gardnerville, NV)
Title: Device ownership security on a network
Patent Number: 9,319,873

Inventors: Anderson; James C. (Eden Prairie, MN), DeSouza; Mervyn L. (Plymouth, MN), Hicks; Paula M. (Eden Prairie, MN), Kollmann; Sherry R. (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Products and methods for in vivo secretion of monatin
Patent Number: 8,158,389

Inventors: Anderson; Kent D. (Broomfield, CO)
Title: Communication channel with undersampled interpolative timing recovery
Patent Number: 7,365,671

Inventors: Anderson; Mark J. (Oronoco, MN), Forstie; Scott (Rochester, MN), Johnson; Randy S. (Dodge Center, MN), Olstad; Chad A. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Storing changes made toward a limit
Patent Number: 9,317,546

Inventors: Anderson; Michael S. (Hillsboro, OR), Naineni; Malahal R. (Cedar Park, TX), Seetharaman; Chandra (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Balancing traffic through logical unit range partitioning
Patent Number: 9,317,210

Inventors: Anderson; Richard Dyche (Plymouth, MI)
Title: Vehicle and method for managing power limits for a battery
Patent Number: 8,159,188

Inventors: Anderson; Thomas P. (Savage, MN)
Title: Warming device
Patent Number: 7,364,584

Inventors: Andrew; James Philip (Waverton, AU), Foster; Peter Reeve (Macquarie Park, AU)
Title: Embedding a multi-resolution compressed thumbnail image in a compressed image file
Patent Number: 7,366,319

Inventors: Andrews, Jr.; Lawrence Douglas (Soquel, CA), Leal; Jeffrey S. (Scotts Valley, CA), McElrea; Simon J. S. (Scotts Valley, CA)
Title: Flat leadless packages and stacked leadless package assemblies
Patent Number: 8,159,053

Inventors: Anma; Satoru (Iwata, JP), Takahashi; Rikiya (Fukuroi, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for manufacturing friction plate
Patent Number: 7,364,637

Inventors: Ansari; Marwan (Plainfield, IL), Gomez; Benjamin (Chicago, IL), Hornik; Jeremy (Chicago, IL), Jaffe; Joel R. (Glenview, IL)
Title: Swarming behavior in wagering game machines
Patent Number: 8,157,640

Inventors: Ansari; Mohammed (San Diego, CA), Chadha; Lovleen (San Diego, CA)
Title: Hand-held communication device as pointing device
Patent Number: 7,366,540

Inventors: Ansari; Nirwan (Montville, NJ), Haghani; Ehsan (Kearny, NJ)
Title: Data packet traffic scheduling
Patent Number: 8,159,952

Inventors: Anselmino; Philip A. (Chicago, IL), Chase; Kevin M. (St. Joseph, MI)
Title: Multi-single serve beverage dispensing apparatus, method and system
Patent Number: 9,315,370

Inventors: Aoki; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Scanning fluorescent microscope
Patent Number: 7,365,344

Inventors: Aoki; Mitsuo (Numazu, JP), Ogawa; Satoshi (Nara, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing toner and toner produced by the method
Patent Number: 8,158,323

Inventors: Aoyama; Yasuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Kudo; Yosuke (Osaka, JP)
Title: Programmable logic circuit
Patent Number: 7,365,566

Inventors: Aparicio, IV; Manuel (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Event-based anticipation systems, methods and computer program products for associative memories wherein times of future events occurring are predicted
Patent Number: 8,160,981

Inventors: Apsey; Richard (Lower Early, GB), Bennetts; David J. (Munich, DE), Redshaw; Nic A. (Hurst, GB)
Title: Noise reduction by mobile communication devices in non-call situations
Patent Number: 8,160,263

Inventors: Ara; Koji (Cambridge, MA), Moriwaki; Norihiko (Hachioji, JP), Yano; Kazuo (Hino, JP)
Title: Work management support method and work management support system which use sensor nodes
Patent Number: 7,366,579

Inventors: Arai; Norikazu (Hachioji, JP), Kojima; Toshiyuki (Hachioji, JP), Kiriki; Toshihiko (Hachioji, JP), Ota; Kohei (Hachioji, JP), Saito; Shinichiro (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Optical pickup apparatus, recording/reproducing apparatus provided with the optical pickup apparatus, optical element, and information recording/reproducing method
Patent Number: 7,366,078

Inventors: Arakawa; Haruo (Toyota, JP)
Title: Braking device
Patent Number: 8,157,333

Inventors: Archer; Charles J. (Rochester, MN), Blocksome; Michael A. (Rochester, MN), Peters; Amanda E. (Cambridge, MA), Ratterman; Joseph D. (Rochester, MN), Smith; Brian E. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Reducing power consumption while synchronizing a plurality of compute nodes during execution of a parallel application
Patent Number: 8,161,307

Inventors: Archer; Charles J. (Rochester, MN), Blocksome; Michael A. (Rochester, MN), Ratterman; Joseph D. (Rochester, MN), Smith; Brian E. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Distributed hardware device simulation
Patent Number: 9,317,637

Inventors: Archer; Charles J. (Rochester, MN), Dozsa; Gabor (Ardsley, NY), Ratterman; Joseph D. (Rochester, MN), Smith; Brian E. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Performing an allreduce operation using shared memory
Patent Number: 8,161,480

Inventors: Archer; Stephen F. (El Segundo, CA), Johnson; Richard H. (Redondo Beach, CA)
Title: Military UHF and commercial Geo-mobile system combination for radio signal relay
Patent Number: 7,366,463

Inventors: Arendt; Paul N. (Los Alamos, NM), Zhu; Yuntian T. (Cary, NC), Usov; Igor O. (Los Alamos, NM), Zhang; Xiefei (Chattanooga, TN)
Title: Increasing the specific strength of spun carbon nanotube fibers
Patent Number: 9,315,385

Inventors: Ari; Vural (Lynnfield, MA), Brees; William (St. Petersburg, FL)
Title: Selectable valve assembly for a vehicle transmission
Patent Number: 9,316,326

Inventors: Aritsuka; Tomohiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Power converter
Patent Number: 7,365,451

Inventors: Armstrong; Brooke Allysoun (Berkeley, CA), Behrens; John Robert (Emeryville, CA), Hadjitarkhani; Abie (San Francisco, CA), Ireland; Alexander Blair (East Norriton, PA), Muller; Stephen John (San Francisco, CA), Narimatsu; Nancy Kiyoko (Brisbane, CA)
Title: Method and system for providing media content over a computer network
Patent Number: 9,319,482

Inventors: Arnaiz; Damian O. (El Sobrante, CA), Brown; Greg (Oakland, CA), Claret; Emmanuel (Besancon, FR), Cleve; Arwed (Berlin, DE), Davey; David (Landing, NJ), Guilford; William (Belmont, CA), Khim; Seock-Kyu (Orinda, CA), Kirkland; Thomas (Atascadero, CA), Kochanny; Monica J. (Benicia, CA), Liang; Amy (Vallejo, CA), Light; David (San Mateo, CA), Parkinson; John (Martinez, CA), Wei; Guo Ping (San Ramon, CA), Ye; Bin (Moraga, CA)
Title: Diamine derivatives as inhibitors of leukotriene A4 hydrolase
Patent Number: 9,315,509

Inventors: Arnold; Johann (Wendelstein, DE), Bruckner; Dieter (Unterleiterbach, DE), Franke; Michael (Erlangen-Dechsendorf, DE), Gotz; Franz-Josef (Heideck, DE)
Title: Method for synchronizing nodes of a communications system
Patent Number: 7,366,205

Inventors: Arrington; Clint (Lakeland, FL), Goetz; Robert (Garden Grove, CA), Tabor; Kent (Pewaukee, WI)
Title: Labeling apparatus with pay-out and take-up stepper motors and related methods
Patent Number: 8,157,946

Inventors: Arroyo; Jesse P. (Rochester, MN), Nordstrom; Gregory M. (Pine Island, MN), Kotta; Srinivas (Hyderabad AP, IN), Lais; Eric N. (Tillson, NY)
Title: Direct memory access (DMA) address translation with a consecutive count field
Patent Number: 9,317,442

Inventors: Asaad; Sameh W. (Briarcliff Manor, NY), Dube; Parijat (Yorktown Heights, NY), Min; Hong (Poughkeepsie, NY), Sukhwani; Bharat (Briarcliff Manor, NY), Thoennes; Mathew S. (West Harrison, NY)
Title: Offloading projection of fixed and variable length database columns
Patent Number: 9,317,497

Inventors: Asada; Shigeo (Ibaraki, JP), Taguchi; Kazuhiko (Sakai, JP), Taura; Kouichi (Osaka, JP), Nakahara; Koichi (Suita, JP)
Title: Electrolyzer apparatus
Patent Number: 9,315,911

Inventors: Asauchi; Noboru (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,364,252

Inventors: Atanackovic; Petar B. (Palo Alto, CA), Lebby; Michael (Apache Junction, AZ)
Title: Strain inducing multi-layer cap
Patent Number: 7,365,357

Inventors: Atkins; C. Brian (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Arranging images on pages of an album
Patent Number: 8,161,377

Inventors: Attaluri; Gopi K. (San Jose, CA), Barber; Ronald J. (San Jose, CA), Raman; Vijayshankar (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Hashing scheme using compact array tables
Patent Number: 9,317,517

Inventors: Ausserlechner; Udo (Villach, AT)
Title: Vertical hall effect-device
Patent Number: 9,316,705

Inventors: Avazzeri; Laurence (Besse sur Braye, FR), Bordeau; Jerome (La Chartre sur le Loir, FR)
Title: Highly-opaque layered sheet and the production method thereof
Patent Number: 7,364,790

Inventors: Axelsson; Per Emil (Akarp, SE)
Title: In-ear earphone with cushioning member
Patent Number: 8,160,288

Inventors: Aylward; James Harrison (Indooroopilly, AU), Parsons; Peter Gordon (St. Lucia, AU), Suhrbier; Andreas (Bunya, AU), Turner; Kathleen Anne (Endeavour Hills, AU)
Title: Topical use of ingenol-3-angelate or a salt thereof to treat skin cancer
Patent Number: 9,314,458

Inventors: Azadet; Kameran (Morganville, NJ), Haratsch; Erich Franz (Bethlehem, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for pipelined joint equalization and decoding for gigabit communications
Patent Number: 7,363,576

Inventors: Baba; Shunji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Radio frequency identification tag
Patent Number: 7,364,088

Inventors: Baca; Manuel (Black Rock, AU), Wells; James A. (Burlingame, CA), Presta; Leonard G. (San Francisco, CA), Lowman; Henry B. (El Granada, CA), Chen; Yvonne Man-Yee (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Anti-VEGF antibodies
Patent Number: 7,365,166

Inventors: Back; Gerald W. (Gilbert, AZ), Sneddon; Roger A. (Gilbertsville, PA)
Title: Direct attachment of coaxial cables
Patent Number: 7,364,461

Inventors: Backman; Vadim (Chicago, IL), Roy; Hemant (Chestnut Hill, MA), Kim; Young L. (Skokie, IL), Siegel; Michael (Seattle, WA), Turzhitsky; Vladimir (Evanston, IL)
Title: Method of using the detection of early increase in microvascular blood content to distinguish between adenomatous and hyperplastic polyps
Patent Number: 9,314,164

Inventors: Bae; Young Kyu (Suwon-si, KR), Shin; Ho Chul (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Chul Seung (Seoul, KR), Jung; Hee Won (Suwon-si, KR), Oh; Yun Je (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Joon Oo (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for sharing content using digital living network alliance (DLNA) network and computer-readable medium thereof
Patent Number: 8,160,081

Inventors: Baek; HoYul (Yongin-si, KR), Shin; Jeongsoon (Yongin-si, KR), Park; Cheol Ho (Yongin-si, KR), Chai; Heekwan (Yongin-si, KR), Ko; Younghwa (Yongin-si, KR), Suh; Seung Bum (Yongin-si, KR), Cheong; Kyeong-Beom (Yongin-si, KR), Park; Nokap (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: System for predicting lifetime of battery
Patent Number: 9,316,699

Inventors: Baerlocher; Anthony J. (Reno, NV), Mead; Randall D. (Reno, NV), Webb; Bayard S. (Sparks, NV)
Title: Gaming device having an offer/acceptance game with multi-offer symbol
Patent Number: 7,364,507

Inventors: Bailor; Jonathan B. (Bellevue, WA), Antos; Christopher J. (Bellevue, WA), Bernstein; Ethan J. (Mercer Island, WA)
Title: Cross-channel coauthoring consistency
Patent Number: 8,161,019

Inventors: Bains; Kuljit S. (Olympia, WA), Halbert; John (Beaverton, OR), Williams; Michael W. (Folsom, CA)
Title: Systems, methods, and apparatuses to save memory self-refresh power
Patent Number: 8,161,356

Inventors: Baker; Simon (Palo Alto, CA), Ramnath; Krishnan (Redmond, WA)
Title: Autocaptioning of images
Patent Number: 9,317,531

Inventors: Baker; William A. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Adjustment assembly for exercise device
Patent Number: 7,364,533

Inventors: Bakke; Mark A. (Maple Grove, MN), Ferris; Scott M. (Edina, MN), Johnson; Bradley Scott (Hanover, MN), Rissmeyer; Charles Steven (Coon Rapids, MN)
Title: Apparatus, methods, and articles incorporating multiple path failover driver mechanism
Patent Number: 7,363,382

Inventors: Baksheev; Dmitry D. (Novosibirsk, RU), Petrov; Evgueni S. (Novosibirsk, RU), Petrov; Vladimir S. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Method and apparatus for reduced memory footprint fast fourier transforms
Patent Number: 9,317,480

Inventors: Balduccini; Marcello (Penfield, NY), Girotto; Sara (Penfield, NY)
Title: Multimedia object retrieval from natural language queries
Patent Number: 8,161,063

Inventors: Baldwin; Duane M. (Mantorville, MN), Olson; John T. (Tucson, AZ), Patil; Sandeep R. (Pune, IN), Shiraguppi; Riyazahamad M. (Maharashtra, IN)
Title: Management of a secure delete operation in a parity-based system
Patent Number: 9,317,363

Inventors: Balk; Roelof (Boehl-Iggelheim, DE), Roller; Sebastian (Mannheim, DE), Dersch; Rolf (Neustadt, DE), Dittrich; Uwe (Dannstadt-Schauernheim, DE)
Title: Low-VOC aqueous hybrid binders
Patent Number: 9,315,660

Inventors: Ballance; David James (Berwyn, PA), Prior; Christopher P. (Rosemont, PA), Sadeghi; Homayoun (Doylestown, PA), Turner; Andrew J. (King of Prussia, PA)
Title: Fusion protein of an exendin to modified transferrin
Patent Number: 8,158,579

Inventors: Bandyopadhyay; Sanghamitra (Howrah, IN), Sengupta; Debarka (Kolkata, IN), Maulik; Ujjwal (24pgs, IN)
Title: Determining a relative importance among ordered lists
Patent Number: 9,317,562

Inventors: Bang; Jong Chul (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Heater assembly for dryer
Patent Number: 7,365,288

Inventors: Baniecki; John David (Kawasaki, JP), Shioga; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP), Kurihara; Kazuaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Electromagnetic radiation sensor and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,365,327

Inventors: Bao; Xiaoqi (San Gabriel, CA), Sherrit; Stewart (La Crescenta, CA), Badescu; Mircea (La Canada Flintridge, CA), Bar-Cohen; Yoseph (Seal Beach, CA), Hall; Jeffery L. (South Pasadena, CA)
Title: Hydraulic high pressure valve controller using the in-situ pressure difference
Patent Number: 9,316,329

Inventors: Bar-Yaakov; Yoav (Tel-Aviv, IL), Hirschsohn; Yaniv (Rehovot, IL), Finberg; Ita (Beer Sheva, IL)
Title: High impact polystyrene flame retarded compositions
Patent Number: 9,315,731

Inventors: Barany; Francis (New York, NY), Lubin; Matthew (Rye Brook, NY), Barany; George (Falcon Heights, MN), Hammer; Robert P. (Baton Rouge, LA)
Title: Detection of nucleic acid sequence differences using coupled ligase detection and polymerase chain reactions
Patent Number: 7,364,858

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: 8,157,619

Inventors: Barnes; Philip Lionel (Seattle, WA), Chin; Hon Wah (Palo Alto, CA), Davidson; Howard Lee (San Mateo, CA), Hallman; Kimberly D. A. (Bellevue, WA), Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Ishikawa; Muriel Y. (Livermore, CA), Kare; Jordin T. (San Jose, CA), Lee; Brian (Redmond, WA), Lord; Richard T. (Gig Harbor, WA), Lord; Robert W. (Seattle, WA), Mundie; Craig J. (Seattle, WA), Myhrvold; Nathan P. (Medina, WA), Pasch; Nicholas F. (Redmond, WA), Rudder; Eric D. (Mercer Island, WA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Mercer Island, WA), Tremblay; Marc (Clyde Hill, WA), Tuckerman; David B. (Lafayette, CA), Whitmer; Charles (North Bend, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Management of exterior temperatures encountered by user of a portable electronic device in response to an inferred user contact with the portable electronic device
Patent Number: 9,320,174

Inventors: Barr; Robert K. (Shrewsbury, MA), Anzures; Edgardo (Westborough, MA), Lundy; Daniel E. (Winchendon, MA)
Title: Functional polymer
Patent Number: 7,364,834

Inventors: Barry; Edwin Franklin (Vilas, NC), Marchand; Patrick R. (Apex, NC), Pechanek; Gerald George (Cary, NC), Larsen; Larry D. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Methods and apparatus for scalable array processor interrupt detection and response
Patent Number: 8,161,267

Inventors: Barry; Robert L. (Essex Junction, VT), Groves; Robert A. (Highland, NY), Vanukuru; Venkata N. R. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Folded conical inductor
Patent Number: 9,318,620

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: 9,317,401

Inventors: Bashore; Tracy (Rochester, MN), Gheith; Ahmed (Austin, TX), Kumar; Aditya (Austin, TX), Rockhold; Ronald L. (Satellite Beach, FL)
Title: Memory frame architecture for instruction fetches in simulation
Patent Number: 9,317,630

Inventors: Basker; Veeraraghavan S. (Schenectady, NY), Cheng; Kangguo (Schenectady, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Dielectric liner for a self-aligned contact via structure
Patent Number: 9,318,384

Inventors: Basso; Andrea (Ocean, NJ), Beutnagel; Mark Charles (Mendham, NJ), Ostermann; Joern (Morganville, NJ)
Title: Method and system for aligning natural and synthetic video to speech synthesis
Patent Number: 7,366,670

Inventors: Basu; Anirban (Elmsford, NY), Cohen; Guy M. (Mohegan Lake, NY)
Title: Device isolation for III-V substrates
Patent Number: 9,318,561

Inventors: Bates; Peter Kirwan (Framingham, MA), Bonalle; David S. (New Rochelle, NY), Francolini; Gail A. (Fairfield, CT), Ing; Samantha S. (New York, NY), Kunian; Danielle L. (New York, NY), Malnati; Leigh R. (Mountain Lakes, NJ), Nulle; Danielle R. (Atlantic Highlands, NJ), Skilling-Belmond; Lisa E. (New York, NY), Webb; Lisa A. (Darien, CT), Young; Kevin (South Boston, MA)
Title: Wireless transaction fobs and methods of using the same
Patent Number: 8,157,181

Inventors: Bathiche; Steven (Kirkland, WA), Chan; Alistair K. (Bainbridge Island, WA), Gates; William (Medina, WA), Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Ishikawa; Muriel Y. (Livermore, CA), Jung; Edward K. Y. (Bellevue, WA), Kare; Jordin T. (Seattle, WA), Lanier; Jaron (Sausalito, CA), Manferdelli; John L. (San Francisco, CA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Mercer Island, WA), Whitmer; Charles (North Bend, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for differentiating between dominant and weak eyes in 3D display technology
Patent Number: 9,319,662

Inventors: Bauchot; Frederic (Saint-Jeannet, FR), Clement; Jean-Yves (Saint-Jeannet, FR), Marmigere; Gerard (Drap, FR), Picon; Joaquin (Cezanne, FR)
Title: Method and system for localizing objects using passive RFID tags which identifies the RFID with an LED
Patent Number: 8,159,350

Inventors: Baumann; Torsten (Eppingen-Adelshofen, DE), Krannich; Oliver (Tamm, DE), Lassl; Andreas (Ditzingen, DE)
Title: Method for determining a phase position of an adjustable camshaft
Patent Number: 9,316,126

Inventors: Bawendi; Moungi (Boston, MA), Jensen; Klavs F. (Lexington, MA), Dabbousi; Bashir O. (Dhahran, SA), Rodriguez-Viejo; Javier (Sant Cugat del Valles, ES), Mikulec; Frederic Victor (Somerville, MA)
Title: Highly luminescent color-selective nanocrystalline materials
Patent Number: 8,158,193

Inventors: Beauchamps; Marie G. (Flander, NJ), Cameron; Louise Michelle (Nazareth, PA), Hilgraf; Robert (San Diego, CA), Kothare; Mohit Atul (Bridgewater, NJ), Saindane; Manohar T. (Monmouth Junction, NJ), Xu; Jean (Warren, NJ)
Title: Solid forms comprising 4-[9-(tetrahydro-furan-3-yl)-8-(2,4,6-trifluoro-phenylamino)-9H-purin-2-y- lamino]-cyclohexan-1-ol, compositions thereof, and uses therewith
Patent Number: 8,158,635

Inventors: Behar-Cohen; Francine (Paris, FR), Touchard; Elodie (La Milesse, FR)
Title: Methods for intracellular delivery of nucleic acids
Patent Number: 9,315,829

Inventors: Behfar; Alex A. (Ithaca, NY), Muro; Kiyofumi (Chiba, JP), Stagarescu; Cristian B. (Ithaca, NY), Schremer; Alfred T. (Freeville, NY)
Title: Single longitudinal mode laser diode
Patent Number: 8,160,114

Inventors: Behringer; Martin Rudolf (Regensburg, DE), Guenther; Oliver (Rueckersdorf, DE)
Title: Optoelectronic semiconductor chip, display comprising a semiconductor chip of this type, and use of a semiconductor chip of this type or of a display
Patent Number: 9,320,089

Inventors: Bell, Jr.; Jerome R. (Hiram, GA), Heiser; Mari F. (Vacaville, CA), Hinton; Heather M. (Austin, TX), Readshaw; Neil I. (Parkwood, AU), Sivakumar; Karthik (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Managing software deployment
Patent Number: 9,319,430

Inventors: Bemis; Guy W (Arlington, MA), Salituro; Francesco G (Marlborough, MA), Duffy; John P (Northborough, MA), Cochran; John E (North Andover, MA), Harrington; Edmund M (South Boston, MA), Murcko; Mark A (Holliston, MA), Wilson; Keith P (Hopkinton, MA), Su; Michael (Newton, MA), Galullo; Vincent P (Watertown, MA)
Title: Inhibitors of p38
Patent Number: 7,365,072

Inventors: Bencher; Christopher Dennis (San Jose, CA), Montgomery; Melvin Warren (Camas, WA), Buxbaum; Alexander (Portland, OR), Lee; Yung-Hee Yvette (San Jose, CA), Ding; Jian (San Jose, CA), Almogy; Gilad (Kiriat Ono, IL), Yeh; Wendy H. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Reticle fabrication using a removable hard mask
Patent Number: 7,365,014

Inventors: Bendsen; Per (Copenhagen, DK), Christensen; Peter (Horsholm, DK), Villadsen; Peter (Copenhagen, DK)
Title: Method and apparatus for mapping a data model to a user interface model
Patent Number: 7,363,578

Inventors: Benet; Jean-Claude (Juvignac, FR), Cousin; Bruno (N mes, FR), Cherblanc; Fabien (Montpellier, FR), Ouoba; Samuel (Monptellier, FR)
Title: Device for measuring the activity of a liquid in a complex medium and associated method
Patent Number: 9,316,572

Inventors: Bennett; George J. (Murrieta, CA)
Title: Disk drive comprising an optical sensor for vibration mode compensation
Patent Number: 7,365,932

Inventors: Bennett; Paul T. (Phoenix, AZ), Gray; Randall C. (Tempe, AZ), Thompson; Matthew D. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Slew-rate control apparatus and methods for a power transistor to reduce voltage transients during inductive flyback
Patent Number: 7,365,584

Inventors: Bennett; William E. (Tucson, AZ), Christensen; James E. (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Levy; Stephen E. (Honolulu, HI), Sussman; Jeremy (Bedford Hills, NY), Wolf; Tracee L. (Ossining, NY)
Title: System and method for managing a conference call
Patent Number: 8,160,223

Inventors: Benveniste; Caroline (New York, NY), Castelli; Vittorio (Croton-on-Hudson, NY), Franaszek; Peter A. (Mt. Kisco, NY)
Title: Method and system for storing memory compressed data onto memory compressed disks
Patent Number: 8,161,206

Inventors: Benzinger; Rainer (Boeblingen, DE)
Title: Large-capacity booth for the treatment, in particular the spraying and/or drying, of workpieces
Patent Number: 8,156,689

Inventors: Berg; Howard G. (Gresham, OR), Leatherman; Timothy S. (Portland, OR), Rivera; Benjamin C. (West Linn, OR), Srajer; Reinhard (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Multipurpose locking pliers
Patent Number: 7,363,669

Inventors: Berger; Andreas (Therwil, CH), Wandeler; Frank (Baden-Dattwil, CH), Wiest; Achim (Weil am Rhein, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for ascertaining and/or monitoring a process variable
Patent Number: 8,156,792

Inventors: Berkout; Vadym D. (Rockville, MD), Doroshenko; Vladimir M. (Ellicott City, MD)
Title: Method and apparatus for ionization via interaction with metastable species
Patent Number: 7,365,315

Inventors: Berkowits; Sion (Haifa, IL), Etzion; Orna (Haifa, IL), Jianhui; Li (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Apparatus, system, and method of dynamic binary translation supporting a denormal input handling mechanism
Patent Number: 7,363,471

Inventors: Bernal-Mendez; Eloy (Saint-Quentin-Fallavier, FR), Laayoun; Ali (Colombe, FR), Laurent; Alain (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Labeled oligonucleotide
Patent Number: 8,158,345

Inventors: Berranger; Thierry (Baroeul, FR), Demonchaux; Patrice (Cherewg, FR)
Title: Process for the preparation of 6,6-dimethyl-3-azabicyclo-[3.1.0]-hexane compounds utilizing bisulfite intermediate
Patent Number: 8,158,807

Inventors: Besemer; Donald M. (Los Altos Hills, CA), Goss; Virginia W. (Santa Barbara, CA), Winkler; James L. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Bioarray chip reaction apparatus and its manufacture
Patent Number: 7,364,895

Inventors: Best; Steven F. (Groton, MA), Girouard; Janice M. (Austin, TX), Reiland; Robert E. (Raleigh, NC), Shiran; Yehuda (Haifa, IL)
Title: Storage device with error recovery indication
Patent Number: 9,317,382

Inventors: Beyerlein; Dagmar (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for detecting tissue contact and needle penetration depth
Patent Number: 7,364,567

Inventors: Bhat; Chaitra M. (Bangalore, IN), Madhwacharya; Chandrika (Bangalore, IN), Sugai; Atsushi (Kyoto, JP), Yokota; Toshihiko (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Logic transformation and gate placement to avoid routing congestion
Patent Number: 8,161,445

Inventors: Bhatt; Jayprakash C. (Corvallis, OR), Deardurff; Larrie (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Reactive ink and ink-media system for reduced air fade on porous media
Patent Number: 8,158,221

Inventors: Bhatt; Jayprakash C. (Corvallis, OR), Thornberry; Matthew (Corvallis, OR), Chen; Tienteh (San Diego, CA), Kinas; Erick B. (Camas, WA)
Title: Security printing and detecting systems and methods
Patent Number: 8,157,293

Inventors: Bhattacharyya; Arup (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Embedded trap direct tunnel non-volatile memory
Patent Number: 7,365,388

Inventors: Bhinge; Amol V. (Austin, TX), Wood; George W. (Austin, TX), Miller; Hillel (Austin, TX)
Title: Improving test pattern coverage through parallel discard, flow control, and quality metrics
Patent Number: 8,161,449

Inventors: Biedermann; Lutz (VS-Villingen, DE), Matthis; Wilfried (Weisweil, DE), Rapp; Helmar (Dei.beta.lingen, DE)
Title: Flexible stabilization device for dynamic stabilization of bones or vertebrae
Patent Number: 8,157,843

Inventors: Billeter; Martin A. (Zurich, CH), Spielhofer; Pius (Burou, CH), Kalin; Karin (Gif-sur Yvette, FR), Radecke; Frank (Ulm, DE), Schneider; Henriette (Zurich, CH)
Title: CDNA corresponding to the antigenome of nonsegmented negative strand RNA viruses, and process for the production of such viruses encoding additional antigenically active proteins
Patent Number: 8,158,416

Inventors: Black; Kenneth Damon (Travelers Rest, SC), Elam; Scott Michael (Simpsonville, SC), Patil; Prashant Kantappa (Kundanhalli Bangalore, IN)
Title: Method, system and apparatus for turbine diffuser sealing
Patent Number: 8,157,509

Inventors: Blacker; Richard (London, CA), Engelbreth; Daniel K. (London, CA), Schmidt; James N. (London, CA)
Title: Indicating device
Patent Number: 8,157,128

Inventors: Blake; Collette M. (North Liberty, IA), Chotani; Gopal K. (Cupertino, CA), Duan; Gang (Shanghai, CN), Ko; Douglas (Milpitas, CA), Kooy; Floor (Leiden, NL), Lee; Sung Ho (North Liberty, IA), Pepsin; Michael J. (Castro Valley, CA), Qian; Ying (Wuxi, CN), Reboli; Matt (Palo Alto, CA), Sharma; Vivek (North Liberty, IA), Shetty; Jayarama K. (Pleasanton, CA), Strohm; Bruce A. (Beloit, WI), Teunissen; Pauline Johanna Maria (Saratoga, CA), Xu; Hongxian (Wuxi, CN)
Title: Direct starch to fermentable sugar as feedstock for the production of isoprene, isoprenoid precursor molecules, and/or isoprenoids
Patent Number: 9,315,831

Inventors: Blank; Felix (Constance, DE), Kunick; Thomas (Illerkirchberg, DE), Schudy; Markus (Ulm, DE)
Title: Bipolar plate and fuel cell unit
Patent Number: 8,158,299

Inventors: Blanton; Thomas N. (Rochester, NY), Sandford; David W. (Rochester, NY), Bishop; Kevin L. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Silver polyamide composite
Patent Number: 8,158,140

Inventors: Bleeker; Arno Jan (Westerhoven, NL), Franken; Dominicus Jacobus Petrus Adrianus (Veldhoven, NL), Kochersperger; Peter C. (Easton, CT), Troost; Kars Zeger (Waalre, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 8,159,647

Inventors: Block; Martina (Bonn, DE), Lorz; Horst (Hamburg, DE), Lutticke; Stephanie (Hamburg, DE), Walter; Lennart (Gluckstadt, DE), Frohberg; Claus (Berlin, DE), Kossmann; Jens (Golm, DE)
Title: Nucleic acid molecules encoding enzymes from wheat which are involved in starch synthesis
Patent Number: 7,365,189

Inventors: Bobroff; Alec (Norfolk, MA), Martin; Clifford Ross (Medway, MA), Dolliver; Phillip B. (Framingham, MA)
Title: Postoperative fluid monitoring and alert system
Patent Number: 8,157,775

Inventors: Bock; Markus (Herzogenaurach, DE)
Title: Shoe, in particular a sports shoe
Patent Number: 9,314,067

Inventors: Bodas; Devadatta V. (Federal Way, WA)
Title: Methods and apparatus to manage system power and performance
Patent Number: 7,363,517

Inventors: Bodum; Jorgen (Meggen, CH)
Title: Bowl
Patent Number: 9,314,122

Inventors: Boehmer; Brian E. (Cordova, TN), Crews; Joshua D. (Arlington, TN), Erspamer; John P. (Lakeland, TN)
Title: Latent carbon dioxide generating material
Patent Number: 7,365,034

Inventors: Boehmer; Joerg (Berlin, DE), Golz; Torsten (Berlin, DE), Kumar; Sanjeev (Pune, IN), Nordhausen; Ronald (Berlin, DE), Zollna; Paul (Berlin, DE)
Title: Processing element data sharing
Patent Number: 9,317,472

Inventors: Bonadio; Frank (Bray, IE), Reid; Alan (Clontart, IE), Young; Derek (Blackrock, IE), Butler; John (Blackrock, IE), Harewood; Frank (Kingston, IE)
Title: Surgical instrument
Patent Number: 8,157,817

Inventors: Bonalle; David S. (New Rochelle, NY), Salow; Glen (Holmdel, NJ)
Title: Method and system for keystroke scan recognition biometrics on a smartcard
Patent Number: 7,363,504

Inventors: Boness; Jan D. (Bad Bramstedt, DE)
Title: Method for the detection of marks and printing machine
Patent Number: 8,160,361

Inventors: Boney; Curtis L. (Houston, TX), Swaren; Jason (Sugar Land, TX), Lassek; John (Katy, TX), Ariza; Ricardo (Conroe, TX), Rees; Desmond E. (Tyler, TX), Simon; David Ryan (Houston, TX), Dardis; Michael A. (Richmond, TX), Davis; Darrell P. (Longview, TX)
Title: Sealing by ball sealers
Patent Number: 9,316,087

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: 8,160,148

Inventors: Bostick; James E. (Cedar Park, TX), Dalal; Keyur D. (Johns Creek, GA), Ganci, Jr.; John M. (Cary, NC), Trim; Craig M. (Sylmar, CA)
Title: Optimizing generation of a regular expression
Patent Number: 9,317,499

Inventors: Both; Sabine (Duesseldorf, DE), Schwerin; Albrecht (Dueseldorf, DE), Reuter; Erich (Duesseldorf, DE), Fieg; Georg (Mettmann, DE), Falkowski; Juergen (Monheim, DE)
Title: Processes for producing branched compounds via condensation and hydrogenation
Patent Number: 7,365,235

Inventors: Bou Chedid; Roland (Mannheim, DE), Melder; Johann-Peter (Bohl-Iggelheim, DE), Dostalek; Roman (Neuleiningen, DE), Pastre; Jorg (Bensheim, DE), Tan; Aik Meam (Speyer, DE)
Title: Process for preparing pyrrolidine
Patent Number: 9,315,479

Inventors: Bouillet; Aaron Reel (Noblesville, IN)
Title: System for detecting the characteristics of a time varying multipath component
Patent Number: 7,366,265

Inventors: Bouma; Barend (Houten, NL), Gebbink; Martin F. B. G. (Eemnes, NL), Kranenburg; Onno W. (Amsterdam, NL), Kroon-Batenburg; Louise M. J. (Bunnik, NL)
Title: Cross-.beta. structure comprising amyloid-binding proteins and methods for detection of the cross-.beta. structure, for modulating cross-.beta. structures fiber formation and modulating cross-.beta. structure-mediated toxicity
Patent Number: 8,158,585

Inventors: Bowes; Michael J. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Network switch with high-speed serializing/deserializing hazard-free double data rate switch
Patent Number: 7,366,208

Inventors: Boyd; Scott A. (Las Vegas, NV), Manfredi; Vincent S. (Henderson, NV), Roper; Jay (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Apparatus and methods for implementing bonuses in gaming machine networks using weighted pay tables
Patent Number: 8,157,644

Inventors: Boyden; Edward S. (Cambridge, MA), Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Ishikawa; Muriel Y. (Livermore, CA), Leuthardt; Eric C. (St. Louis, MO), Myhrvold; Nathan P. (Medina, WA), Rivet; Dennis J. (Portsmouth, VA), Weaver; Thomas Allan (San Mateo, CA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Autofluorescent imaging and target ablation
Patent Number: 8,160,680

Inventors: Brabec; Christoph (Linz, AT), Gaudiana; Russell (Merrimack, NH), Waldauf; Christoph (Innsbruck, AT)
Title: Tandem photovoltaic cells
Patent Number: 8,158,881

Inventors: Brack; Hans-Peter (Herrliberg, CH), Campman; Maarten Antoon Jan (Roosendaal, CH), van der Wekke; Laurus (Rucphen, NL), Willemse; Dennis James Patrick Maria (Roosendaal, NL)
Title: Equipment cleaning in the manufacture of polycarbonates
Patent Number: 7,365,149

Inventors: Bradley; Stuart Edward (Oxford, GB), Krulle; Thomas Martin (Oxford, GB), Murray; Peter John (Oxford, GB), Procter; Martin James (Oxford, GB), Rowley; Robert John (Oxford, GB), Sambrook Smith; Colin Peter (Oxford, GB), Thomas; Gerard Hugh (Oxford, GB), Schofield; Karen Lesley (Oxford, GB)
Title: Pyrrolopyridine-2-carboxylic acid amide inhibitors of glycogen phosphorylase
Patent Number: 8,158,622

Inventors: Bradley; William (Newark, DE), Maher; David (Livermore, CA), Boccon-Gibod; Gilles (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Interoperable systems and methods for peer-to-peer service orchestration
Patent Number: 9,317,843

Inventors: Bragg; Marita Louise (Goldsboro, NC)
Title: Control device for a dishwasher appliance and associated method
Patent Number: 8,157,920

Inventors: Brahmandam; Sudhir (Irwin, PA), Siddle; Dave (Greensburg, PA), Spitsberg; Irene (Export, PA)
Title: Coated pelletizing extrusion dies and method for making the same
Patent Number: 9,314,985

Inventors: Bramhill; Ian Duncan (Ipswich, GB), Sims; Matthew Robert Charles (Ipswich, GB)
Title: Copy protection of data
Patent Number: 7,366,701

Inventors: Brand; Matthew E. (Newtonville, MA), Pletscher; Patrick (Marthalen, CH)
Title: Method and apparatus for touching-up images
Patent Number: 8,160,396

Inventors: Brause; David D. (Longmont, CO), German; Curtis S. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Disk drive having a sheet metal clamp with a stamped annular protruding disk contact feature
Patent Number: 9,318,144

Inventors: Brehob; Diana D. (Dearborn, MI)
Title: Humidity-based combustion control in a multiple combustion mode engine
Patent Number: 7,363,911

Inventors: Breton; Marcel P. (Mississauga, CA), Chretien; Michelle N. (Mississauga, CA), Keoshkerian; Barkev (Thornhill, CA), Odell; Peter G. (Mississauga, CA)
Title: Process for preparing stable pigmented curable solid inks
Patent Number: 8,158,693

Inventors: Brewer; Mark Lawrence (Chester, GB), Cracknell; Roger Francis (Chester, GB), Goh; Tor Kit (Damansara Heights, MY)
Title: Compositions
Patent Number: 9,315,754

Inventors: Brezinski; Michael M. (Duncan, OK), Chitwood; Gregory B. (Dallas, TX), Echols; Ralph H. (Dallas, TX), Funkhouser; Gary P. (Duncan, OK), Gano; John C. (Carrollton, TX), Henderson; William D. (Tioga, TX), Kilgore; Marion D. (Dallas, TX), McGlothen; Jody R. (Waxahachie, TX), Powell; Ronald J. (Duncan, OK), Procyk; Alex (Houston, TX), Ray; Thomas W. (Plano, TX), Sanders; Michael W. (Duncan, OK), Schultz; Roger L. (Aubrey, TX), Taylor; Robert S. (Red Deer, CA), Todd; Bradley L. (Duncan, OK), Tuckness; Cynthia (Coppell, TX)
Title: Annular isolators for expandable tubulars in wellbores
Patent Number: 7,363,986

Inventors: Briggs; Barry Dean (Campbell, CA), Freeman; Dominique (La Honda, CA), Alden; Don (Sunnyvale, CA), Boecker; Dirk (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for lancet actuation
Patent Number: 8,157,748

Inventors: Brisebois; Michel (Renfrew, CA), Johnstone; Curtis (Ottawa, CA)
Title: System and method for managing and identifying subject matter experts
Patent Number: 9,317,574

Inventors: Brodney; Michael Aaron (Newton, MA), Beck; Elizabeth Mary (Cambridge, MA), Butler; Christopher Ryan (Canton, MA), Zhang; Lei (Auburndale, MA), O'Neill; Brian Thomas (Haddam, CT), Barreiro; Gabriela (Rio de Janerio, BR), LaChapelle; Erik Alphie (Uncasville, CT), Rogers; Bruce Nelsen (Belmont, MA)
Title: 2-amino-6-methyl-4,4a,5,6-tetrahydropyrano[3,4-d][1,3]thiazin-8a(8H)-yl-1,- 3-thiazol-4-yl amides
Patent Number: 9,315,520

Inventors: Brown; Colin (Blaby, GB)
Title: Dextrin-containing composition for preventing surgical adhesions
Patent Number: 8,158,610

Inventors: Brown; Dean (Wilmington, DE), Damewood; James R. (Wilmington, DE), Edwards; Phil (Wilmington, DE), Hulsizer; James (Wilmington, DE), Muir; James Campbell (Macclesfield, GB), Pierson, Jr.; M. Edward (Wilmington, DE), Shenvi; Ashokkumar Bhikkappa (Wilmington, DE), Wesolowski; Steven (Wilmington, DE), Widzowski; Dan (Wilmington, DE), Wood; Michael (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Dibenzothiazepine derivatives and uses thereof--424
Patent Number: 8,158,618

Inventors: Brown; Douglas S. (Charlotte, NC), Kelley; John F. (Clarkesville, GA), Moore; Kristin S. (Charleston, SC), Seager; Todd P. (Orem, UT)
Title: Video projector with automated image enhancement
Patent Number: 9,319,622

Inventors: Browne; Alan L. (Grosse Pointe, MI), Johnson; Nancy L. (Northville, MI), Mankame; Nilesh D. (Ann Arbor, MI), Butlin, Jr.; Albert H. (Beverly Hills, MI), Menassa; Roland (Macomb, MI)
Title: Support system for magnetically supporting an object on a support
Patent Number: 9,315,321

Inventors: Bruas; Patrick (Clichy S/S Bois, FR)
Title: Method and device for the automatic selection of the bit rate in high frequency transmissions
Patent Number: 7,366,232

Inventors: Bruck; Gerald J. (Oviedo, FL), Kamel; Ahmed (Orlando, FL), Ott; Michael (Mulheim an der Ruhr, DE)
Title: Laser microcladding using powdered flux and metal
Patent Number: 9,315,903

Inventors: Bruennert; Michael (Munchen, DE), Gregorius; Peter (Munchen, DE), Braun; Georg (Holzkirchen, DE), Gartner; Andreas (Munchen, DE), Ruckerbauer; Hermann (Moos, DE), Alexander; George William (Durham, NC), Stecker; Johannes (Munchen, DE)
Title: Distributed command and address bus architecture for a memory module having portions of bus lines separately disposed
Patent Number: 8,161,219

Inventors: Brunner; Stefan (Freising, DE), Frank; Thomas (Neuburg/Donau, DE)
Title: Adjustable vehicle head restraint assembly for a vehicle seat
Patent Number: 8,157,328

Inventors: Bryce; Brian A. (Chevy Chase, MD), Chang; Josephine B. (Bedford Hills, NY), Miyazoe; Hiroyuki (White Plains, NY)
Title: Self-limited crack etch to prevent device shorting
Patent Number: 9,318,692

Inventors: Buchanan; Nicholas C. (San Jose, CA), Thornton; Brian H. (Mountain View, CA), Chen; Cheng (San Jose, CA), Gilden; Craig S. (San Jose, CA), Qi; Jun (Cupertino, CA), Roland; Nicholas G. (San Jose, CA), Yin; Victor H. (Cupertino, CA), Ge; Zhibing (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Electronic device display with damage-resistant polarizer
Patent Number: 9,316,860

Inventors: Bucher; Tim (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Computer networks for providing peer to peer remote data storage and collaboration
Patent Number: 7,363,343

Inventors: Buck; Robert A. (Howell, MI), Woods; Scott L. (Clinton Township, MI), Zywicki, Jr.; William B. (White Lake, MI), Vanbiesbrouck; Julian F. (Grosse Point Farms, MI)
Title: Rear fascia integrated step load support
Patent Number: 8,157,278

Inventors: Budd; Alfred L. (Winamac, IN), Hermanson; Jeffrey J. (Culver, IN)
Title: Manually-operated ramp for handicapped access
Patent Number: 8,156,595

Inventors: Bueb; Christopher J. (Folsom, CA)
Title: Nibble encoding for improved reliability of non-volatile memory
Patent Number: 8,161,343

Inventors: Buer; Mark (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: Stateless hardware security module
Patent Number: 8,160,244

Inventors: Bui; Hong Q. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Payment service capable of being integrated with merchant sites
Patent Number: 8,160,935

Inventors: Bui; Nhan X. (Tucson, AZ), Taketomi; Tomoko (Kanagawa, JP), Tanaka; Keisuke (Tokyo, JP), Tsuruta; Kazuhiro (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Write delay to de-skew data in read while write function for tape storage devices
Patent Number: 9,318,138

Inventors: Bultschnieder; Andre (Rheda-Wledenbruck, DE), Sabrowski; Uwe (Rheda-Wiedenbruck, DE)
Title: Hinge and method of making same
Patent Number: 8,156,619

Inventors: Bunt; Jay A. (Esopus, NY), Diangelo; Donald W. (Fishkill, NY), Docu; Cristian (Montgomery, NY), Foley; Thomas (Beacon, NY), Gottschalk, Jr.; Melvin R. (Danbury, CT), Hamilton; Lisa A. (Chelsea, NY), Kline; Thomas A. (Wappingers Falls, NY), LaPlante; Mark J. (Montgomery, NY), Liu; Hsichang (Fishkill, NY), Loscerbo; Sebastian (Newburgh, NY), Natarajan; Govindarajan (Poughkeepsie, NY), Otieno; Olga A. (Bel Air, MD), Weisman; Renee L. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Apparatus for providing uniaxial load distribution for laminate layers of multilayer ceramic chip carriers
Patent Number: 8,156,990

Inventors: Burakoff; Stephen V. (Chesnut Hill, MA), Simmel; Sergiu S. (Brookline, MA), Fein; Robert A. (Newton, MA), Driscoll; Leonard (Andover, MA), Magary; Alex (Andover, MA), Wiley; Garett (Marblehead, MA)
Title: Method and system for electronic delivery of sensitive information
Patent Number: 7,363,489

Inventors: Burch; Eric L (San Diego, CA), Brugger; Pierre-Alain (CH-1731 Ependes, CH), Staiger; Martin (1815 Clarens, CH)
Title: Method of making an inkjet recording sheet having pigment-binder gradient in the ink-receiving layer
Patent Number: 7,364,773

Inventors: Burchette; Lynton R. (Sanford, NC), Thacker; William E. (Sanford, NC)
Title: Systems and methods for remanufacturing imaging components
Patent Number: 8,160,474

Inventors: Burciaga; Fernando (Cd. Juarez, MX), Lujan; Francisco Javier (Cd. Juarez, MX), Galindo; Rodrigo Alonso (Cd. Juarez, MX)
Title: Striker plate assembly
Patent Number: 9,316,021

Inventors: Burckart; Erik J. (Raleigh, NC), Ivory; Andrew (Wake Forest, NC), Kaplinger; Todd E. (Raleigh, NC), Shook; Aaron K. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Multi-domain co-browsing utilizing localized state management
Patent Number: 9,317,615

Inventors: Burckhardt; Urs (Zurich, CH)
Title: Aldimine and composition containing aldimine
Patent Number: 8,157,950

Inventors: Burger; Ronald (Duesseldorf, DE), Jones; Frank (Mettmann, DE), Pannhausen; Dirk (Neustadt, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method for dispensing foam onto substrates of large width
Patent Number: 8,156,889

Inventors: Burky; William E. (Austin, TX), Kalla; Ronald N. (Round Rock, TX), Schroter; David A. (Round Rock, TX), Sinharoy; Balaram (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Method for changing a thread priority in a simultaneous multithread processor
Patent Number: 7,363,625

Inventors: Burns; Peter D. (Fairport, NY), Braun; Gustav J. (Fairport, NY), Sanger; Kurt M. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Halftone dot-growth technique based on morphological filtering
Patent Number: 7,365,881

Inventors: Burns; Ricky Dean (Alpharetta, GA), Werne; Tory D. (Woodstock, GA), Marut; Michelle (Export, PA), McGroary; Paul (Gibsonia, PA), Hoeveler; Mark (Botthell, WA), Vel; Aashi (Cambridge, MA)
Title: System and method for filling a portable liquified gas storage/delivery system
Patent Number: 8,156,972

Inventors: Burrell; Anthony K. (Los Alamos, NM), McCleskey; Thomas Mark (Los Alamos, NM), Jia; Quanxi (Los Alamos, NM), Bauer; Eve (Los Alamos, NM), Mueller; Alexander H. (Los Alamos, NM)
Title: Porous light-emitting compositions
Patent Number: 8,158,247

Inventors: Bush; Craig Palmer (Lexington, KY), Klement; Martin Christopher (Lexington, KY)
Title: Method of determining resonant frequency
Patent Number: 7,365,613

Inventors: Bushman; Nathan S. (Pleasant Grove, UT)
Title: Head start population of an image backup
Patent Number: 9,317,376

Inventors: Buysman; John Jason (Minnetonka, MN), Lund; Robert E. (St. Michael, MN), Mujwid; James R. (Crystal, MN), Gohman; James A. (Plymouth, MN)
Title: Systems and methods for implanting tissue stimulation electrodes in the pelvic region
Patent Number: 8,160,710

Inventors: Byron; Donna K. (Petersham, MA), Katahira; Reinaldo T. (Anhagabau, BR), Krishnamurthy; Lakshminarayanan (Round Rock, TX), Trim; Craig M. (Sylmar, CA)
Title: Automatically generating an ontology and axioms from a business-process model
Patent Number: 9,317,814

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: 9,318,027

Inventors: Cabral, Jr.; Cyril (Mahopac, NY), Gordon; Michael S. (Yorktown Heights, NY), McMurray; Jeff (Layton, UT), McMurray, legal representative; Liesl M. (Kaysville, UT), Plettner; Cristina (Cologne, DE), Ronsheim; Paul Andrew (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Particle emission analysis for semiconductor fabrication steps
Patent Number: 8,158,449

Inventors: Cai; Jin (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Chan; Kevin K. (Staten Island, NY), Ning; Tak H. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Yau; Jeng-Bang (Yorktown Heights, NY), Yoon; Joonah (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Semiconductor-on-insulator (SOI) lateral heterojunction bipolar transistor having a wide band gap emitter/collector which are epitaxially grown
Patent Number: 9,318,585

Inventors: Cairns; James L. (Ormond Beach, FL), Barlow; Stewart M. (Ormond Beach, FL)
Title: Connector including circular bladder constriction and associated methods
Patent Number: 7,364,448

Inventors: Campagne; Menno Van Lookeren (San Francisco, CA), Deforge; Laura (Pacifica, CA)
Title: Anti-factor B antibodies and their uses
Patent Number: 8,158,762

Inventors: Campbell; N Kenneth (Troy, AL), Scholl; Darren (Troy, AL), Bacon; David (Troy, AL), Rukvina; Keith (Dothan, AL)
Title: Plastic container with internal mixing ribs
Patent Number: 9,314,756

Inventors: Camplejohn; Doug (San Francisco, CA), Chiao; Dan (San Francisco, CA)
Title: System and method for managing multiple content feeds
Patent Number: 9,317,612

Inventors: Cangiano; Stefano (Torre de Roveri, IT)
Title: High performance concrete with a quick resistance development lacking added materials with latent hydraulic activity
Patent Number: 8,157,911

Inventors: Cannata; Vincenzo (Sasso Marconi, IT), Nicoli; Andrea (Vicenza, IT), Corcella; Francesco (Parabiago, IT)
Title: Process for the preparation of gabapentin
Patent Number: 7,365,227

Inventors: Cao; Huy (Rexford, NY), Srivathanakul; Songkram (Waterford, NY), Liu; Huang (Mechanicville, NY), Derderian; Garo Jacques (Saratoga Springs, NY), Alperson; Boaz (Rensselaer, NY)
Title: Formation of carbon-rich contact liner material
Patent Number: 9,318,440

Inventors: Capewell; Martyn (Cambridge, GB), Butcher; David John (King's Lynn, GB), Catherall; Robert James (Cambridge, GB), Horsman; Peter James (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Apparatus and method for tracing activities of a shader program executed on shader circuitry of a data processing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,159,491

Inventors: Cardno; Andrew John (Wellington, NZ), Soper; Craig Ivan (Wellington, NZ), Mulgan; Nicholas John (Wellington, NZ), Ryan; Patrick Nicholas (Wellington, NZ), Cardno; Paul Alan (Wellington, NZ), Mahn; Andreas (Wellington, NZ), Kaufmann; Nichole (Wellington, NZ)
Title: Data visualization system and method
Patent Number: 8,160,893

Inventors: Cardona; Omar (Cedar Park, TX), De Leon, III; Baltazar (Austin, TX), Grande; Marcus B. (Pflugerville, TX), Hart; Brian W. (Austin, TX), Sethi; Vikramjit (Austin, TX)
Title: Device state capture during operating system dump
Patent Number: 9,317,356

Inventors: Carey; Clinton E. (Highland, MI), Wittkopp; Scott H. (Ypsilanti, MI), Hart; James M. (Belleville, MI), Phillips; Andrew W. (Rochester, MI)
Title: Multi-speed transaxle for a front wheel drive vehicle
Patent Number: 8,157,696

Inventors: Carney; Joshua (Molndal, SE)
Title: Method for measuring the absorption of fluid in an absorbent product
Patent Number: 9,317,913

Inventors: Carpenter; Thomas J. (Ankeny, IA), Burk; Larry K. (Dubuque, IA)
Title: Anchor system
Patent Number: 8,157,482

Inventors: Carrea; Elisabetta (Zurich, CH), Jansohn; Peter (Kussaberg, DE)
Title: Method for combustion of a fuel
Patent Number: 7,363,756

Inventors: Carter-Schwendler; Carl M. (Redmond, WA), Chik; Joy P. L. (Sammamish, WA), Abdo; Nadim Y. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Remoting sub-pixel resolved characters
Patent Number: 8,159,495

Inventors: Carter; Derek L. (Houston, TX), Naedler; Mark Henry (Cypress, TX)
Title: Expandable seat assembly for isolating fracture zones in a well
Patent Number: 9,316,084

Inventors: Castanedo; Georgette (Redwood City, CA), Goldstein; David (Nutley, NJ), Kondru; Rama (Nutley, NJ), Lucas; Matthew (Nutley, NJ), Palmer; Wylie (Nutley, NJ), Price; Stephen (Harlow, GB), Safina; Brian (Redwood City, CA), Savy; Pascal Pierre Alexandre (Harlow, GB), Seward; Eileen Mary (Harlow, GB), Sutherlin; Daniel P. (Burlingame, CA), Sweeney; Zachary K. (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Bicyclic indole-pyrimidine PI3K inhibitor compounds selective for P110 delta, and methods of use
Patent Number: 8,158,625

Inventors: Ceccarelli; Simona M. (Basel, CH), Jagasia; Ravi (Loerrach, DE), Jakob-Roetne; Roland (Inzlingen, DE), Wichmann; Juergen (Steinen, DE)
Title: Imidazopyridine derivatives
Patent Number: 9,315,502

Inventors: Ceelen; Hans Peter Theodorus (Rio Vista, CA)
Title: Self-aligning utility autocoupler
Patent Number: 8,156,629

Inventors: Cetto; Lucio (Boston, MA)
Title: Alignment of mass spectrometry data
Patent Number: 7,365,311

Inventors: Cha; Sang Hoon (Seoul, KR), Kwon; Kwang Hun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Broadcast receiver and method for diagnostic information presentation
Patent Number: 8,160,424

Inventors: Chaffins; Brian (Rohnert Park, CA), Lynskey; Eric (Rohnert Park, CA), Hirth; Ryan (Windsor, CA), Boyd; Edward Wayne (Petaluma, CA)
Title: Overhead reduction in Ethernet passive optical network (EPON)
Patent Number: 9,319,759

Inventors: Chakra; Al (Apex, NC), Thomason; Michael S. (Raleigh, NC), Yu; Tong (Cary, NC)
Title: System and method for unfiltering filtered status messages
Patent Number: 9,319,361

Inventors: Chan; Alistair K. (Bainbridge Island, WA), Duncan; William D. (Mill Creek, WA), Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Yildirim; Ozgur Emek (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for prioritizing multiple callers
Patent Number: 9,319,521

Inventors: Chan; Kevin K. (Staten Island, NY), Hashemi; Pouya (White Plains, NY), Leobandung; Effendi (Stormville, NY), Park; Dae-Gyu (Poughquaq, NY), Yang; Min (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: 3D atomic layer gate or junction extender
Patent Number: 9,318,318

Inventors: Chandra; Arty (Manhasset Hills, NY), Zhang; Guodong (Farmingdale, NY), Chen; John S. (Downingtown, PA), Sammour; Mohammed (Montreal, CA), Terry; Stephen E. (Northport, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for dynamically configuring a hybrid automatic repeat request memory
Patent Number: 8,160,049

Inventors: Chandrasekharan; Sivakumar (Alameda, CA), Sivasubramaniyam; Sujee (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Apparatus, system, and method for automatically generating a reusable software component for interfacing with a web service
Patent Number: 9,317,259

Inventors: Chang; Chi-Hung (Miao-Li Hsien, TW)
Title: Systems for providing backlight module with stacked light source
Patent Number: 7,364,338

Inventors: Chang; Hsi-Ming (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Active device array substrate with particular test circuit
Patent Number: 8,159,646

Inventors: Chang; Hui-Lin (Hsin-Chu, TW), Ko; Chung-Chi (Nantou, TW), Bao; Tien I (Hsin-Chu, TW), Lu; Yun-Chen (Taipei, TW)
Title: Two step post-deposition treatment of ILD layer for a lower dielectric constant and improved mechanical properties
Patent Number: 8,158,521

Inventors: Chang; Hung-yang (Henry) (Scarsdale, NY), Huang; Ying (Yorktown Heights, NY), Laredo; Jim Alain (Katonah, NY), Yang; Jeaha (Stamford, CT), Yeh; Ray Ming (Katonah, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for solution-template based deployment and management of an integration solution
Patent Number: 7,366,706

Inventors: Chang; Kai-Ting (New Taipei, TW), Hsu; Han-Tung (Taoyuan County, TW), Zen; Tsu-Te (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Display device having repair and detect structure comprising an isolation layer placed between the repair segment and shorting segment
Patent Number: 9,318,511

Inventors: Chang; Leland (New York, NY), Goren; David (Nesher, IL), Wang; Naigang (Ossining, NY)
Title: Slab inductor device providing efficient on-chip supply voltage conversion and regulation
Patent Number: 9,318,957

Inventors: Chang; Leland (New York, NY), Lauer; Isaac (White Plains, NY), Sleight; Jeffrey W. (Ridgefield, CT)
Title: Metal high dielectric constant transistor with reverse-T gate
Patent Number: 8,159,028

Inventors: Chang; Ronald (Redwood City, CA), Dority; Douglas (Mill Valley, CA)
Title: Apparatus for controlling and monitoring reactions
Patent Number: 9,316,590

Inventors: Chang; Yu-Jui (Tainan County, TW)
Title: Display driver and related display
Patent Number: 8,159,481

Inventors: Chatlani; Navin (Maraval, TT)
Title: Noise reduction devices and noise reduction methods
Patent Number: 9,318,125

Inventors: Cheatham, III; Jesse R. (Seattle, WA), Hwang; Eun Young (Sausalito, CA), Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Kare; Jordin T. (Seattle, WA), Pan; Tony S. (Bellevue, WA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Mercer Island, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA), Wood; Victoria Y. H. (Livermore, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for reporting visibility to drones
Patent Number: 9,318,014

Inventors: Chee; Nicholas Cheng Hwa (Gelugor, MY), Fossum; Tryggve (Northborough, MA), Hasenplaugh; William C. (Boston, MA)
Title: Hardware compilation and/or translation with fault detection and roll back functionality
Patent Number: 9,317,263

Inventors: Chen; Chi-Ming (Tu-cheng, TW), Zhu; Jian-Kuang (Kunshan, CN), Ji; Wan-Qin (Kunshan, CN)
Title: Card edge connector with durable key
Patent Number: 7,364,467

Inventors: Chen; Chun-Yi (Taitung County, TW)
Title: Wireless transmission device and connecting device
Patent Number: 9,320,079

Inventors: Chen; Ga-Lane (Fremont, CA)
Title: Integrated reproducing/recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,363,639

Inventors: Chen; Guomai (Shanghai, CN), Chen; Malhua (Shanghai, CN), Xia; Yi (Pudong New Area, CN), You; Jiye (Pudong New Area, CN), Zhou; Rendao (Pudong New Area, CN), Zeng; Liang (Pudong New Area, CN)
Title: Environment-friendly natural-like artificial stone containing fly ash and the method for producing the artificial stone
Patent Number: 9,315,421

Inventors: Chen; Jen-Yi (Taichung, TW)
Title: MEMS microphone packaging structure
Patent Number: 9,319,764

Inventors: Chen; Jenseng (New Taipei, TW), Chen; Jung-Tai (Taipei, TW), Lin; Tzongli (Taipei, TW), Lin; Yu-Chen (New Taipei, TW), Smith; Bruce A. (Austin, TX)
Title: Efficiency adjustments in power supply system
Patent Number: 9,317,097

Inventors: Chen; Li-Ming (Keelung, TW)
Title: Coordinate positioning system and method with in-the-air positioning function
Patent Number: 8,159,459

Inventors: Chen; Linfeng (Missouri City, TX), Leung; Tak W. (Houston, TX), Gonzalez; Kelly (Katy, TX), Tao; Tao (Houston, TX)
Title: Process for producing procatalyst composition with alkoxyalkyl ester internal electron donor and product
Patent Number: 9,315,592

Inventors: Chen; Tze-Chiang (Yorktown Heights, NY), Ieong; Meikei (Wappingers Falls, NY), Jammy; Rajarao (Hopewell Junction, NY), Khare; Mukesh V. (White Plains, NY), Sung; Chun-yung (Poughkeepsie, NY), Wise; Richard (Newburgh, NY), Yan; Hongwen (Somers, NY), Zhang; Ying (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: CMOS structure and method for fabrication thereof using multiple crystallographic orientations and gate materials
Patent Number: 8,158,481

Inventors: Chen; Wai (Parsippany, NJ), Pang; Marcus (Manalapan, NJ), Kwon; Taek Jin (Morganville, NJ), Onishi; Ryokichi (Jersey City, NJ), Hikita; Toshiro (Tama, JP)
Title: Inter-local peer group (LPG) routing method
Patent Number: 8,160,078

Inventors: Chen; Yen-Fu (Austin, TX), Dunsmoir; John W. (Round Rock, TX), Bosma; John H. (Cedar Park, TX), Walker; Keith R. (Austin, TX), Selvage; Mei Yang (Austin, TX)
Title: Intermediate viewer for transferring information elements via a transfer buffer to a plurality of sets of destinations
Patent Number: 8,161,401

Inventors: Chen; Yi-Ju (New Haven, CT), Andrew Wong; Chiu Tai (Northford, CT)
Title: System and method to correct out of phase errors in DNA sequencing data by use of a recursive algorithm
Patent Number: 9,317,654

Inventors: Chen; Yi-Ru (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Electronic device enclosure
Patent Number: 9,317,069

Inventors: Chen; Yu-Tung (Hsin Chu, TW)
Title: Multi-standard integrated television receiver
Patent Number: 8,159,619

Inventors: Cheng; Chia-Ming (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Auto-convergence system with active learning and related method and machine-readable medium thereof
Patent Number: 9,317,958

Inventors: Cheng; Hengmiao (San Diego, CA), Hu; Xiao (Ballwin, MO), Jerome; Kevin D. (St. Charles, MO), Obukowicz; Mark G. (Kirkwood, MO), Olson; Lisa Maria (Hopkinton, MA), Rucker; Paul V. (Carlsbad, CA), Webber; Ronald Keith (St. Peters, MO)
Title: Tricyclic compounds, compositions and methods
Patent Number: 8,158,660

Inventors: Cheng; Jeffrey (Toronto, CA), Man; Kenneth (Richmond Hill, CA), Wong; Daniel (Cupertino, CA), Beju; Catalin (Bolton, CA), Park; Geoffrey (Toronto, CA), Kiselev; Iouri (Richmond Hill, CA)
Title: System and method for efficient digital video composition
Patent Number: 8,159,505

Inventors: Cheng; Ju-Sheng (Taichung, TW), Wen; Yu-Che (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Cord lock of window coverings
Patent Number: 8,156,991

Inventors: Cheng; Kangguo (Schenectady, NY), Doris; Bruce B. (Brewster, NY), Hashemi; Pouya (White Plains, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Mountain View, CA)
Title: U-shaped semiconductor structure
Patent Number: 9,318,580

Inventors: Cheng; Kangguo (Schenectady, NY), Hashemi; Pouya (White Plains, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Los Altos, CA), Reznicek; Alexander (Troy, NY)
Title: Nanowire device with improved epitaxy
Patent Number: 9,318,553

Inventors: Cheng; Xu (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Superjunction device having a dielectric termination and methods for manufacturing the device
Patent Number: 8,159,039

Inventors: Cher; Chen-Yong (Port Chester, NY), Andrade Costa; Carlos H. (White Plains, NY), Park; Yoonho (Chappaqua, NY), Rosenburg; Bryan S. (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Ryu; Kyung D. (New City, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for faulty memory utilization
Patent Number: 9,317,350

Inventors: Cheung; Tom Thuan (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method for encrypting and decrypting data using derivative equations and factors
Patent Number: 7,366,299

Inventors: Chevalier; Pascal (Courbevoie, FR), Van De Wiele; Francois (Paris, FR), Donnet; Christophe (Issy-les-Moulineaux, FR)
Title: Method and device for anti-interference fighting in a telecommunications system
Patent Number: 8,160,119

Inventors: Chiang; Tony (Mountain View, CA), Yao; Gongda (Fremont, CA), Ding; Peijun (San Jose, CA), Chen; Fusen E. (Cupertino, CA), Chin; Barry L. (Saratoga, CA), Kohara; Gene Y. (Fremont, CA), Xu; Zheng (Foster City, CA), Zhang; Hong (Fremont, CA)
Title: Method of depositing a uniform barrier layer and metal seed layer with reduced overhang over a plurality of recessed semiconductor features
Patent Number: 8,158,511

Inventors: Chikazawa; Hideyuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Display apparatus and television receiver
Patent Number: 9,319,621

Inventors: Chitturi; Ajay P. (Bellevue, WA), Davis; Arlie L. (Seattle, WA), Kumar; Deepak (Kirkland, WA), Kleyman; Ilya A. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Method and system for proxying telephony messages
Patent Number: 7,366,792

Inventors: Chiu; Chuang-Hung (Hsinchu County, TW), Chen; Teng-Ming (Hsinchu, TW), Mo; Chi-Neng (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Red light fluorescent material and manufacturing method thereof, and white light luminescent device
Patent Number: 8,158,027

Inventors: Chiu; Chung-Ming (Jungli, TW), Chung; Ming-Da (Pingtung, TW)
Title: Display circuitry of display
Patent Number: 7,365,731

Inventors: Cho; Han-Seo (Daejeon, KR), Yoo; Je-Gwang (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Joon-Sung (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Sang-Hoon (Gunpo-si, KR)
Title: Printed circuit board
Patent Number: 8,159,824

Inventors: Cho; Il Soo (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Cho; Hyeon Cheol (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Jong Sun (Seoul, KR), Choi; In Hwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Hyoung Gon (Seoul, KR), Song; Won Gyu (Seoul, KR), Kim; Seung Man (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Jin Woo (Seoul, KR), Kwak; Kook Yeon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Byoung Gill (Seoul, KR)
Title: Broadcast receiver and method of processing data
Patent Number: 8,160,536

Inventors: Cho; Jung-Yon (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method and system for controlling network device and recording medium storing program for executing the method
Patent Number: 9,319,233

Inventors: Choe; Kangmin (Kyoto, JP), Kawamura; Keigo (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Portable electronic device
Patent Number: 9,319,498

Inventors: Choi; Chang-ik (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Young-chan (Uiwang-si, KR)
Title: Display device and driving method thereof
Patent Number: 8,159,415

Inventors: Choi; In Hwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kwak; Kook Yeon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Byoung Gill (Seoul, KR), Kim; Woo Chan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Jae Hyung (Seoul, KR), Lee; Hyoung Gon (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jong Moon (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: DTV receiver and method of processing broadcast signal in DTV receiver
Patent Number: 8,160,171

Inventors: Choi; Ki-Hwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Flash memory device capable of preventing an overerase of flash memory cells and erase method thereof
Patent Number: 7,366,020

Inventors: Choi; Sung Mu (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: NO.sub.x reduction device for diesel vehicles
Patent Number: 8,158,067

Inventors: Choi; Woong-il (Hwaseong-si, KR), Cho; Dae-sung (Seoul, KR), Kim; Dae-hee (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Hyun-mun (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Scalable video coding method and apparatus and scalable video decoding method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,160,158

Inventors: Choi; Young-hun (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Byeong-jin (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Display synchronization signal generation apparatus in digital broadcast receiver and decoder
Patent Number: 7,365,797

Inventors: Chong; Frederick Chen Lai (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Authorizing service requests in multi-tiered applications
Patent Number: 8,161,164

Inventors: Chong; Thow Pang (Spg Rengam, MY), Ang; Boon Jin (B'Worth, MY)
Title: Method for transferring data across different clock domains with selectable delay
Patent Number: 7,363,526

Inventors: Christ; Ansgar (Sindelfingen, DE), Fischer; Wolfgang (Gerlingen, DE), Casal Kulzer; Andre F. (Boeblingen, DE)
Title: Procedure for the operation of an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,156,920

Inventors: Christenson; Kurt K. (Minnetonka, MN), Nelson; Steven L. (Minnetonka, MN), Oikari; James R. (New Brighton, MN), Olson; Jeff F. (Burnsville, MN), Wu; Biao (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Rinsing processes and equipment
Patent Number: 7,364,625

Inventors: Christian; Steven C. (New Brighton, MN), Goetz; John P. (Aptos, CA), Eby; Thomas B. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Vacuum-stabilized ablation system
Patent Number: 9,314,298

Inventors: Christopherson, Jr.; Denis (Waupun, WI)
Title: Powder metal friction stir welding tool and method of manufacture thereof
Patent Number: 8,157,156

Inventors: Chu; Jane Y. (Chicago, IL), Shyr; Jing-Yun (Naperville, IL), Zhong; Weicai (Shaanxi, CN)
Title: Decision tree insight discovery
Patent Number: 9,317,578

Inventors: Chu; Se-Youp (Gumi-si, KR), Kang; Chang Taek (Gumi-si, KR)
Title: Method and device for managing data in mobile terminal
Patent Number: 8,160,553

Inventors: Chu; William W. Y. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Computer system utilizing multiple computer modules with serial interface
Patent Number: 7,363,415

Inventors: Chun; Jin Young (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Wookbong (Anyang-si, KR), Ihm; Bin Chul (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus of transmitting feedback message in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,159,978

Inventors: Chung; Jin-Koo (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Choi; Jun-Ho (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Kim; Seong-Min (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Organic light emitting display apparatus, method of manufacturing the same, and mask used in the method
Patent Number: 9,318,544

Inventors: Chung; John Y. L. (Edison, NJ)
Title: Crystalline polymorphic forms of an antidiabetic compound
Patent Number: 9,315,457

Inventors: Cideciyan; Roy D. (Rueschlikon, CH), Hutchins; Robert A. (Tucson, AZ), Mittelholzer; Thomas (Zurich, CH), Oelcer; Sedat (Kilchberg, CH)
Title: Combined soft detection/soft decoding in tape drive storage channels
Patent Number: 9,318,148

Inventors: Claassen; Stuart L. (Santa Clara, CA), Pocock; Jon Q. J. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Finite impulse response filter method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,366,746

Inventors: Clark; Adam T. (Mantorville, MN), Kalmbach; Michael T. (Elgin, MN), Petri; John E. (St. Charles, MN), Wendzel; Kevin (Rochester, MN)
Title: Resolving deployment conflicts in heterogeneous environments
Patent Number: 9,317,332

Inventors: Clarkson; Mark J. (Houston, TX), Das; Pralay (Sugar Land, TX), Jerabek; Al (Houston, TX), Guzman; Hector R. (Spring, TX)
Title: Slip ring apparatus for a rotary steerable tool
Patent Number: 8,157,002

Inventors: Claude; Charles David (San Jose, CA)
Title: Controlled morphologies in polymer drug for release of drugs from polymer films
Patent Number: 7,364,748

Inventors: Clever; Glenn E. (Washington, MI), Kaywood; Roy Glenn (Jackson, MI), Hendrick; Ronald (Parma, MI)
Title: Concentric camshaft and method of assembly
Patent Number: 8,156,910

Inventors: Coalter, III; Joseph N. (Hurricane, WV), Theriault; Curt N. (Hemlock, MI), Van Egmond; Jan W. (Charleston, WV), Painter; Roger B. (Scott Depot, WV)
Title: Morphology controlled olefin polymerization process
Patent Number: 7,365,039

Inventors: Cok; Ronald S. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Dynamic graphic indicator for connected tasks
Patent Number: 9,317,837

Inventors: Cole; Kelley D. (Lindenwold, NJ)
Title: Preventing removal of persons without an approved escort
Patent Number: 7,365,643

Inventors: Collins; Russell F. (Sandown, NH), Falwell; Gary S. (Moultonborough, NH), Bene; Eric A. (Lynn, MA), Burns; Steven J. (Haverhill, MA), Collins; Denyse M. (Derry, NH), Gibson; Charles A. (Malden, MA), He; Ding Sheng (Tyngsboro, MA), LeClair; Paul E. (Merrimack, NH), Patterson; Donald F. (North Chelmsford, MA), Sagon; Stephen W. (Amherst, NH), Jais; Pierre (St. Medard, FR)
Title: Apparatus and methods for mapping and ablation in electrophysiology procedures
Patent Number: 8,157,796

Inventors: Colone; William M. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Radially expandable polytetrafluoroethylene
Patent Number: 8,158,041

Inventors: Comarmond; Jean-Sylvain (Vourles, FR)
Title: Device for assembling the casing and the body of a hydraulic rock-breaker
Patent Number: 7,364,168

Inventors: Cooper; J. Carl (Incline Village, NV)
Title: AV timing measurement for MPEG type television
Patent Number: 8,159,610

Inventors: Corbitt, Jr.; John D. (Atlantis, FL)
Title: Tissue marking implant
Patent Number: 8,157,862

Inventors: Corcoran; Peter (Claregalway, IE), Steinberg; Eran (San Francisco, CA), Pososin; Alexei (Galway, IE), Ciuc; Mihai (Bucharest, RO)
Title: Two stage detection for photographic eye artifacts
Patent Number: 8,160,308

Inventors: Corisis; David J. (Meridian, ID)
Title: Semiconductor packages and methods for making and using same
Patent Number: 7,365,420

Inventors: Corl, Jr.; Everett A. (Raleigh, NC), Davis; Gordon T. (Chapel Hill, NC), Heddes; Marco (Shelton, CT), Patel; Piyush C. (Cary, NC), Sabhikhi; Ravinder K. (Cary, NC)
Title: System for compressing a search tree structure used in rule classification
Patent Number: 7,366,728

Inventors: Coronado; Juan A. (Tucson, AZ), Martinez; Lisa R. (Escondido, CA), Shioya; Jennifer S. (Vail, AZ), Tosseth; Todd M. (Vail, AZ)
Title: Distributed high performance pool
Patent Number: 9,317,203

Inventors: Corre; Pierre-Yves (Eu, FR), Carree; Gilles (Regniere-Ecluse, FR)
Title: Expandable packer
Patent Number: 7,363,970

Inventors: Cortequisse; Jean-Francois Gerard Jacques (Heers, BE), De Tessieres; Sebastien Jean Bernard (Chalagnac, FR)
Title: Connecting system
Patent Number: 8,157,519

Inventors: Cortial; Guillaume (Clermont-Ferrand, FR), Le Floch; Pascal (Orsay, FR), Nief; Francois (Antony, FR), Thuilliez; Julien (La Roche Blanche, FR)
Title: Catalytic system for conjugated diene polymerisation, polymerisation method and functional polymer obtained
Patent Number: 9,315,590

Inventors: Corvo; Maurizio (Uster, CH)
Title: Graphical user interface
Patent Number: 9,317,193

Inventors: Costanzo; Michael J. (Ivyland, PA), Yabut; Stephen C. (Perkasie, PA), Tounge; Brett (Blue Bell, PA), Maryanoff; Bruce E. (Forest Grove, PA), Zhang; Han-Cheng (Lansdale, PA)
Title: Spiropiperidines for use as tryptase inhibitors
Patent Number: 8,158,792

Inventors: Costea; Mihai (Redmond, WA), Marinescu; Adrian M. (Sammamish, WA), Thomas; Anil Francis (Redmond, WA)
Title: System and method of caching decisions on when to scan for malware
Patent Number: 8,161,557

Inventors: Cottard; Francois (Levallois-Perret, FR), Rondeau; Christine (Sartrouville, FR)
Title: Dyeing composition for keratinous fibres comprising an associative polymer and a polymer with acrylamide units, dialkyldiallylammonium halide, and vinylic carboxylic acid
Patent Number: 7,364,594

Inventors: Cox, Jr.; Patrick Herbert (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Controlling a user's interaction with a keyboard of a multi-application electronic device
Patent Number: 8,159,335

Inventors: Cragun; Brian J. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Assistive group setting management in a virtual world
Patent Number: 8,161,398

Inventors: Creel; Christopher Taylor (Tampa, FL), Chappel; Oscar A. (New Port Richey, FL)
Title: Project management system and method for assessing relationships between current and historical projects
Patent Number: 7,366,680

Inventors: Creeth; Richard F. (Wilton, CT)
Title: Fully capable minimally inflatable object model system for multidimensional applications
Patent Number: 7,366,732

Inventors: Creteau; Gregory Daniel (Winchester, KY), Smith; Jerry Wayne (Irvine, KY)
Title: Heater assembly including housing with strain relief features
Patent Number: 7,365,286

Inventors: Creviston; Alex (Muncie, IN), McCord; Michael (Anderson, IN), Bledsoe; Chris (Anderson, IN), Maley; David (Anderson, IN)
Title: Internal cooling fan with a non-repeating blade configuration
Patent Number: 7,365,471

Inventors: Criaud; Annie (Saint-Cloud, FR)
Title: System for assembling wind bracing on a glazed wall
Patent Number: 9,315,989

Inventors: Croix; John F. (Austin, TX), Patzer; Aaron T. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Replicant simulation
Patent Number: 8,161,448

Inventors: Crowley; Christopher (San Diego, CA), Lathrop; Daniel K. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Passively shielded inductive sensor system for personnel screening
Patent Number: 7,365,536

Inventors: Crowther; Fiona M. (Oldgam, GB), Geleji; Geza (Eastleigh, GB), Poole; Christopher J. (Romsey, GB), Ross; Martin A. (Gorport, GB), Stirling; Craig H. (Winchester, GB)
Title: Augmenting profile data with information gathered from a JIT compiler
Patent Number: 9,317,308

Inventors: Culmsee; Marcus (Wappingers Falls, NY), Weber; Frank (Egmating, DE), Maynollo; Josef (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Semiconductor device fabrication methods
Patent Number: 7,364,975

Inventors: Cummings; David A. (Stittsville, CA), Goyal; Maneesh (Kanata, CA)
Title: Dynamic validation of models using constraint targets
Patent Number: 9,317,258

Inventors: Curry; Donald J. (Menlo Park, CA), Nafarieh; Asghar (Menlo Park, CA), Kletter; Doron (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Halftone screen frequency and magnitude estimation for digital descreening of documents
Patent Number: 7,365,882

Inventors: Curtis; Steven A. (Dayton, MD)
Title: Methods of determining complete sensor requirements for autonomous mobility
Patent Number: 8,160,728

Inventors: Cyranka; Oliver (Munich, DE), Goldberg; Martin (Greifenberg, DE), Heinz; Helmut (Turkheim, DE), Herzog; Rupert (Bad Aibling, DE), Hindelang; Thomas (Furstenfeldbruck, DE), Roessel; Sabine (Munich, DE), Zirwas; Wolfgang (Munich, DE)
Title: Transmission and reception of a wideband signal with narrowband interference
Patent Number: 9,319,889

Inventors: D'Souza; Roy P. (Santa Clara, CA), Ravi; Thirumalai Muppur (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Enterprise service availability through identity preservation
Patent Number: 8,161,318

Inventors: Dabak; Anand G. (Richardson, TX), Negi; Rohit (Stanford, CA)
Title: Space time block coded transmit antenna diversity for WCDMA
Patent Number: 7,366,266

Inventors: Daisuke; Itoh (Ann Arbor, MI), Babian; Lindsay Anne-Allor (Canton, MI), Szalay; Shelley Bridget (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Seat back assembly with low density frame
Patent Number: 8,157,322

Inventors: Dale; James Patrick (Huntingdon, GB)
Title: Lidded container
Patent Number: 8,157,122

Inventors: Dallum; Gregory E. (Livermore, CA), Pratt; Garth C. (Discovery Bay, CA), Haugen; Peter C. (Livermore, CA), Zumstein; James M. (Livermore, CA), Vigars; Mark L. (Livermore, CA), Romero; Carlos E. (Livermore, CA)
Title: UWB dual burst transmit driver
Patent Number: 8,160,118

Inventors: Dang Van Nhan; Christophe (Villejuif, FR)
Title: Device and method for determining the value of a binary item, delivered in a redundant manner, and representative of a parameter of a system
Patent Number: 8,160,768

Inventors: Dannenberg; Andreas (Neu Wulmstorf, DE)
Title: Smart multi-soap dispenser
Patent Number: 9,314,137

Inventors: Daubenspeck; Timothy H. (Colchester, VT), Gambino; Jeffrey P. (Westford, VT), Muzzy; Christopher D. (Burlington, VT), Paquet; Marie-Claude (Bromont, CA), Sauter; Wolfgang (Richmond, VT), Sullivan; Timothy D. (Underhill, VT)
Title: Underfill flow guide structures
Patent Number: 8,159,067

Inventors: Davidson; Ronald A. (Horseheads, NY)
Title: Closed cassette and method for heat treating glass sheets
Patent Number: 7,363,777

Inventors: Davison; Michael (Aberdine, WA), Tio; Rene (Sunnyvale, CA), Langley; David (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for associating PVC identifiers with domain names of home gateways
Patent Number: 7,366,189

Inventors: Dawson; Michael H. (Ottawa, CA), Gray-Donald; Trent A. (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Identification of code synchronization points
Patent Number: 9,317,262

Inventors: Day; Tony (Enfield, GB)
Title: Data center cooling
Patent Number: 8,157,626

Inventors: De Bast; Christopher (Buckinghamshire, GB)
Title: Mobile telephone with improved man machine interface
Patent Number: 8,160,651

Inventors: De Boni; Maxime (Paris, FR), Lagrange; Alain (Coupvray, FR)
Title: Dye compositions comprising at least one hydrophobic direct dye and at least one acid
Patent Number: 7,364,596

Inventors: De Kruif; Robertus Cornelis Martinus (Eindhoven, NL), Bruls; Richard Joseph (Eindhoven, NL), Teeuwsen; Johannes Wilhelmus Maria Cornelis (Helmond, NL), Buurman; Erik Petrus (Veldhoven, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus, excimer laser and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 9,316,924

Inventors: de la Borbolla; Ian Rubin (Memphis, TN)
Title: Angled slots for installation of outdoor metallic boxes
Patent Number: 8,158,884

Inventors: De Meerleer; Peter (Oosterzele, BE)
Title: Multiple image projection system and method for projecting multiple selected images adjacent each other
Patent Number: 7,364,313

Inventors: de Souza; Joel P. (Putnam Valley, NY), Fogel; Keith E. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Greene; Brian J. (Danbury, CT), Sadana; Devendra K. (Pleasantville, NY), Yang; Haining S. (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Structure and method to form semiconductor-on-pores (SOP) for high device performance and low manufacturing cost
Patent Number: 7,365,399

Inventors: De; Pradipta (Kolkata, IN), Kothari; Ravi (New Delhi, IN), Mann; Vijay (Haryana, IN)
Title: Method for emulating operating system jitter
Patent Number: 8,160,845

Inventors: Dear; Aiden Robert (Hertfordshire, GB)
Title: Shuttle and component feeding system
Patent Number: 8,157,485

Inventors: DeBarber; Andrea (Vancouver, WA), Steiner; Robert D. (Portland, OR)
Title: Tandem mass spectrometry for detecting and/or screening for conditions associated with altered sterols
Patent Number: 8,158,435

Inventors: Decker; Jens (Bremen, DE), Kuhn; Michael (Machern, DE), Macht; Marcus (Bremen, DE)
Title: Mass determination for biopolymers
Patent Number: 7,366,617

Inventors: DeCusatis; Casimer M. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Trifilo; Timothy M. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Method to synchronize stereographic hardware to sequential color rendering apparatus
Patent Number: 8,157,381

Inventors: DeFazio; Thomas L. (Watertown, MA), Barrett; David S. (Needham, MA), Won; Chikyung (Somerville, MA), Slipichevich; Selma (Melrose, MA)
Title: Wheeled platforms
Patent Number: 7,363,994

Inventors: Deily; David (Chatsworth, CA)
Title: Crimp connector for connecting a conductor cable and electrode of an implantable cardiac electrotherapy lead
Patent Number: 7,364,479

Inventors: Delaille; Arnaud (Bassens, FR), Perrin; Marion (Mery, FR)
Title: Method for controlling the end of the discharge of a rechargeable battery
Patent Number: 8,159,190

Inventors: Delaney; David (Nuremberg, DE), Ten Berge; Balthazar-Simon (Seligenstadt, DE)
Title: Container for transporting items of luggage in a sorting system and sorting system
Patent Number: 9,315,279

Inventors: Delansorne; Remi (Paris, FR)
Title: Formulations of 14-epi-analogues of vitamin D
Patent Number: 9,314,474

Inventors: Demkov; Alexander A. (Austin, TX), Taylor, Jr.; William J. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Semiconductor structure having a metallic buffer layer and method for forming
Patent Number: 7,365,410

Inventors: Deng; Feng (San Jose, CA), Ke; Yan (San Jose, CA), Luo; Dongping (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Firewall including local bus
Patent Number: 7,363,653

Inventors: Denis; Arnaud (Lainville en Vexin, FR), Ligonesche; Renaud (Herblay, FR), Pisot; Philippe (L'Isle Adam, FR)
Title: Assembly including a pressurized gas storage tank and a control device for filling the tank with gas and/or extracting gas therefrom
Patent Number: 8,156,961

Inventors: Denis; Kevin L (Beverly Farms, MA), Chen; Yu (Cambridge, MA), Drzaic; Paul S (Morgan Hill, CA), Jacobson; Joseph M (Newton Centre, MA), Kazlas; Peter T (Sudbury, MA)
Title: Process for fabricating thin film transistors
Patent Number: 7,365,394

Inventors: Denoel; Philippe (Rixensart, BE), Hermand; Philippe Vincent (Rixensart, BE), Labbe; Steve (Laval, CA), Poolman; Jan (Haarlem, NL), Rioux; Stephane (Rixensart, BE)
Title: Treatment of streptococcal infections
Patent Number: 9,314,518

Inventors: Derksen; Sander (Raamsdonksveer, NL)
Title: DC-DC converter with switchable estimators
Patent Number: 8,159,203

Inventors: Deshmukh; Ajay (San Francisco, CA), Freeman; Dominique (La Honda, CA), Boecker; Dirk (Palo Alto, CA), Alden; Don (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Tissue penetration device
Patent Number: 9,314,194

Inventors: Deshpande; Sachin (Vancouver, WA)
Title: System for remote share access
Patent Number: 7,366,720

Inventors: DesNoyer; Jessica Renee (San Jose, CA), Pacetti; Stephen Dirk (San Jose, CA), Kleiner; Lothar (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Blends of poly(ester amide) polymers
Patent Number: 7,365,133

Inventors: DeVincentis; Marc (Palo Alto, CA), Mudunuri; Sandeep (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Frequency tunable resonant cavity for use with an electrodeless plasma lamp
Patent Number: 8,159,136

Inventors: Dewa; Shigekuni (Tokyo, JP), Funakoshi; Seiichi (Kanagawa, JP), Yamada; Masashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display having dummy bump connected to dummy lead for heat reduction
Patent Number: 7,365,821

Inventors: Dharmesh; Shylaja Mallaiah (Mysore, IN), Siddaraju; Mugur Nanjudaiah (Mysore, IN)
Title: Bioactive fraction from Zingier officinale and a process for the preparation thereof
Patent Number: 8,158,608

Inventors: Dhong; Sang Hoo (Austin, TX), Hofstee; Harm Peter (Austin, TX), Posluszny; Stephen Douglas (Round Rock, TX), Silberman; Joel Abraham (Somers, NY), Takahashi; Osamu (Round Rock, TX), Wendel; Dieter F. (Schoenaich, DE)
Title: Method of logic circuit synthesis and design using a dynamic circuit library
Patent Number: 7,363,609

Inventors: Dhruv; Ashok S. (Englewood, CO), Wu; Rei-Young Amos (Palatine, IL), Mastio; Michael J. (Crystal Lake, IL)
Title: Continuous hot fill process
Patent Number: 8,158,076

Inventors: Diaz-Jimenez; Ruben Alejandro (Guadalajara, MX), Campos-Gomez; Armando Aharon (Tlaquepaque, MX), Enriquez-Perez; Alejandra (Zapopan, MX), Madrid-Lopez; Kevin Adonai (Zapopan, MX)
Title: Hands accelerating control system
Patent Number: 9,315,197

Inventors: Dicks; Bernd-Michael (Luebeck, DE), Koch; Jochim (Ratzeburg, DE)
Title: Method and device for the contactless determination of the body temperature
Patent Number: 7,364,356

Inventors: Didehvar; Kaveh (Hockessin, DE)
Title: Hanger for suspending at least one object from a support
Patent Number: 8,157,111

Inventors: Diebold; Michael (Berlin, DE), Philipp; Jens (Berlin, DE)
Title: Extracorporeal physiological measurement device
Patent Number: 9,314,189

Inventors: Dieffenderfer; James Norris (Apex, NC), Morrow; Michael William (Wilkes-Barre, PA), McIlvaine; Michael Scott (Raleigh, NC), Streett; Daren Eugene (Cary, NC), Reddy; Vimal K. (Raleigh, NC), Stempel; Brian Michael (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Establishing a branch target instruction cache (BTIC) entry for subroutine returns to reduce execution pipeline bubbles, and related systems, methods, and computer-readable media
Patent Number: 9,317,293

Inventors: Diehl; Joseph Raymond (Hamilton, OH), Roe; Donald Carroll (West Chester, OH), Allen; Patrick Jay (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Absorbent article having a dehydration indicator
Patent Number: 7,365,238

Inventors: Diem; Darrell (Madison, AL)
Title: Object location tracking system based on relative coordinate systems using proximity location information sources
Patent Number: 9,319,471

Inventors: Diesselhorst; Tilman (Munchen, DE), Hartmann; Miks (Erlangen, DE), Knief; Dirk (Mulheim an der Ruhr, DE)
Title: Device for discharging an explosive gas
Patent Number: 9,316,395

Inventors: Diessner; Daniel J. (Mukilteo, WA), Mitchell; Bradley J. (Snohomish, WA)
Title: Integration area, system and method for providing interconnections among components
Patent Number: 7,364,455

Inventors: Dietrich; Jan (Buehl, DE), Hawighorst; Achim (Buehlertal, DE)
Title: Drive device
Patent Number: 8,156,605

Inventors: Dietrich; Stefan (Turkenfeld, DE), Hein; Thomas (Munchen, DE), Heyne; Patrick (Munchen, DE), Schrogmeier; Peter (Munchen, DE)
Title: Method and circuit arrangement for resetting an integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,363,561

Inventors: Dietze; Holger (Cremlingen, DE), Kessler; Jorn (Langen, DE), Steenbock; Michael (Hamburg, DE), Dahmen; Peter (Braunschweig, DE)
Title: Ventilation device for a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,364,187

Inventors: Diggs; Mark S. (Laguna Hills, CA), Merry, Jr.; David E. (Irvine, CA)
Title: Storage subsystem capable of programming field-programmable devices of a target computer system
Patent Number: 8,161,227

Inventors: Dighe; Saurabh (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Characterization of within-die variations of many-core processors
Patent Number: 9,317,342

Inventors: Dinh; Huu N. (Cedar Park, TX), Horton; Robert S. (Colchester, VT), On; Bill N. (Austin, TX)
Title: Distributing multiplexing logic to remove multiplexor latency on the output path for variable clock cycle, delayed signals
Patent Number: 9,319,040

Inventors: Dini; Petre (San Jose, CA), Harvey; Andrew G. (San Jose, CA), Dini; Cosmin (San Jose, CA), Popescu; Manuela (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for adaptively coupling processing components in a distributed system
Patent Number: 7,366,783

Inventors: Dinkjian; Robert M. (Round Rock, TX), Horton; Robert S. (Colchester, VT), Lee; Michael Y. (Atkinson, NH), On; Bill N. (Austin, TX)
Title: Managing out-of-order memory command execution from multiple queues while maintaining data coherency
Patent Number: 9,317,434

Inventors: DiSanza; Leonard J (Austin, TX), Roach; David T. (Austin, TX), Vargas; Roy L. (Austin, TX), Bogard; Daniel T (Austin, TX)
Title: Programmable analog input/output integrated circuit system
Patent Number: 7,366,577

Inventors: Disser; Claus (Seligenstadt, DE)
Title: Rolling-sliding unit and jointed shaft comprising the same
Patent Number: 8,157,660

Inventors: Do; Toan D. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Programmable logic device integrated circuit with shared hotsocket architecture
Patent Number: 7,363,414

Inventors: Dobak, III; John D. (La Jolla, CA), Kramer; Hans W. (Temecula, CA), Yon; Steven A. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and device for performing cooling-or cryo-therapies for, e.g., angioplasty with reduced restenosis or pulmonary vein cell necrosis to inhibit atrial fibrillation
Patent Number: 8,157,794

Inventors: Doi; Yusuke (Yokohama, JP), Ozaki; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Ishiyama; Masahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Wakayama; Shirou (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: RFID tag device, tag identification device and radio communication system
Patent Number: 7,365,636

Inventors: Dolliver; Phillip B. (Framingham, MA), Bobroff; Alec (Norfolk, MA)
Title: Wound drainage suction relief
Patent Number: 8,157,792

Inventors: Dominique; Francis (Rockaway, NJ), Kong; Hongwei (Denville, NJ), Nabhane; Walid Elias (Bedminster, NJ)
Title: Methods for power reduction detection for enhanced dedicated channel
Patent Number: 8,160,029

Inventors: Doran; Mark (Olympia, WA), Zimmer; Vincent (Federaly Way, WA), Rothman; Michael A. (Puyallup, WA)
Title: Method to qualify access to a block storage device via augmentation of the device'S controller and firmware flow
Patent Number: 8,161,258

Inventors: Dorau; Kai (Hannover, DE)
Title: Network storage device and method for data transmission via a single serial network link
Patent Number: 9,319,354

Inventors: Dotsikas; Ioannis (Dresden, DE)
Title: Method for interconnecting semiconductor components with substrates and contact means
Patent Number: 7,364,999

Inventors: Dove; Daniel Joseph (Colfax, CA)
Title: Apparatus & method for automatically switching media connections when operating in forced speed and duplex mode
Patent Number: 7,366,771

Inventors: Draxelmayr; Dieter (Villach, AT)
Title: Amplifier for amplifying a signal
Patent Number: 7,365,601

Inventors: Duan; Ning (Beijing, CN), Gao; Bo (Beijing, CN), Guo; Chang Jie (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Jian Ming (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method and system for database partition
Patent Number: 9,317,577

Inventors: Duboue; Alexis (Carquefou, FR), Voisin; Noel (Lorient, FR)
Title: Underwater cable deployment system and method
Patent Number: 9,316,333

Inventors: Duhring; Ulf (Fredersdorf, DE), Friedrich; Alexandra (Fort Myers, FL), Baier; Kerstin (Kleinmachnow, DE), Enke; Heike (Berlin, DE), Kramer; Dan (Berlin, DE)
Title: Metabolically enhanced cyanobacterium with sequentially inducible production genes for the production of a first chemical compound
Patent Number: 9,315,820

Inventors: Dumpert; Ehrfried (Hendungen, DE), Eckert; Rainer (Bad Neustadt/Herschfeld, DE)
Title: Stator having busbars for connection of the coils, and a corresponding method
Patent Number: 8,159,099

Inventors: Durrer; Fabian (Rotkreuz, CH), Schildknecht; Kurt (Huenenberg, CH), Vollenweider; Urs (Thalwil, CH)
Title: System and method for the automated analysis of samples
Patent Number: 8,159,658

Inventors: Duthaler; Gregg M. (Needhan, MA), Zehner; Robert W. (Arlington, MA), Honeyman; Charles H. (Roslindale, MA), Denis; Kevin L. (Elkridge, MD), King; Matthew A. (Wellesley, MA), Wang; Jianna (Marlborough, MA)
Title: Backplanes for electro-optic displays
Patent Number: 7,365,733

Inventors: Dyer; Thomas W. (Pleasant Valley, NY), Luo; Zhijiong (Carmel, NY), Yang; Haining S. (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: SOI substrates and SOI devices, and methods for forming the same
Patent Number: 8,159,031

Inventors: Dzik; Dariusz (Allentown, PA)
Title: Dynamic slice resizing while encoding video
Patent Number: 9,319,702

Inventors: Eagle; Jonathan (Weston, MA), Schwarz; Donald J. (Bridgewater, MA), Kasper; Seth (Cambridge, MA), Mastroyin; Steve (Pawtucket, RI)
Title: Reservoir for use with a blood collection system
Patent Number: 8,157,103

Inventors: Eberler; Ludwig (Neumarkt Ld.OPf., DE), Lazar; Razvan (Erlangen, DE), Matschl; Volker (Bamberg, DE), Nistler; Jurgen (Erlangen, DE), Renz; Wolfgang (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Patient support apparatus for a medical imaging apparatus and a medical imaging apparatus having the patient support apparatus
Patent Number: 9,316,708

Inventors: Ecoff; Clint Alan (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Filter configuration for a receiver of multiple broadcast standard signals
Patent Number: 8,160,526

Inventors: Edwin; Tarun J. (Chandler, AZ), Kowligi; Rajagopal R. (Phoenix, AZ), McCrea; Brendan (Ballwin, MO), Banas; Christopher E. (Mesa, AZ)
Title: Methods for making a supported graft
Patent Number: 8,157,940

Inventors: Eguchi; Yoshikazu (Fujimi-machi, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing microlens array substrate, microlens array substrate, electro-optic device, and electronic
Patent Number: 9,316,767

Inventors: Eilam; Tamar (New York, NY), Hummer; Waldemar (New York, NY), Oliveira; Fabio A. (White Plains, NY), Rosenberg; Florian (New York, NY)
Title: Testing functional correctness and idempotence of software automation scripts
Patent Number: 9,317,410

Inventors: Eisele; Karl-Heinz (Frankfurt am Main, DE)
Title: Modified neurotoxins with poly-glycine and uses thereof
Patent Number: 9,314,514

Inventors: Ejzak; Richard Paul (Wheaton, IL)
Title: Method of handing off a packet switched to a circuit switched call
Patent Number: 7,366,514

Inventors: Ekambaram; Vijay (Chennai, IN), Mathur; Ashish K. (Bangalore, IN), Nandakumar; Vikrant (Chennai, IN), Sharma; Vivek (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Merging automated testing reports
Patent Number: 9,317,416

Inventors: Ekseth; Roger (Sjetnemarka, NO), Uttecht; Gary William (Houston, TX)
Title: System and method for using rotation sensors within a borehole
Patent Number: 7,363,717

Inventors: Elfadel; Ibrahim M. (Cortlandt Manor, NY), El Moselhy; Tarek Ali (Medford, MA), Widiger; David J. (Austin, TX)
Title: Generating capacitance look-up tables for wiring patterns in the presence of metal fills
Patent Number: 9,317,644

Inventors: Elfers; Uwe (Lehre, DE)
Title: Adjustable camshaft drive
Patent Number: 9,316,127

Inventors: Elkins; Jeffrey M. (Novato, CA), Valencia; Aurelio (East Palo Alto, CA), Patel; Samir R. (Mountain View, CA), Aboytes; Ricardo (East Palo Alto, CA), Goodson; Harry B. (Fremont, CA), Ball; Craig A. (San Carlos, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for intra-aortic substance delivery to a branch vessel
Patent Number: 7,364,566

Inventors: Ellis; Charles D. (Seattle, WA), Androski; Matthew J. (Bellevue, WA), Hawking; Robert G. (Seattle, WA), Jones; Simon Peyton (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Extensible value types in cells
Patent Number: 8,161,372

Inventors: Ellis; Michael D. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Program guide system with video-on-demand browsing
Patent Number: 8,161,514

Inventors: Ellison; Carl Melvin (Seattle, WA), Parchem; John M. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Protocol-Independent remote attestation and sealing
Patent Number: 8,161,285

Inventors: Embrey; David G. (Puyallup, WA), Stonestreet; Jeffrey (Gig Harbor, WA), Alon; Gadi (Rockville, MD)
Title: Functional electrical stimulation (FES) method and system to improve walking and other locomotion functions
Patent Number: 9,314,622

Inventors: Emek; Roy (Tel Aviv-Jaffa, IL), Jaeger; Itai (Nesher, IL), Schechner; Tzach (Tel Aviv, IL)
Title: Highly specialized scenarios in random test generation
Patent Number: 8,161,440

Inventors: Emlind; Roger (Alingsas, SE), Hansson; Hans (Savedalen, SE), Mathiasson; Bjorn (Goteborg, SE)
Title: Method and a system for establishing and executing correct automatic relubrication for a number of bearings
Patent Number: 9,316,252

Inventors: Engdegard; Jonas (Stockholm, SE), Purnhagen; Heiko (Sundbyberg, SE), Sehlstrom; Leif (Jarfalla, SE)
Title: High quality detection in FM stereo radio signal
Patent Number: 9,319,159

Inventors: Englman; Allon G. (Chicago, IL), Hornik; Jeremy M. (Chicago, IL), Jaffe; Joel R. (Glenview, IL)
Title: Wagering game with pyramidal bonus selection feature
Patent Number: 8,157,634

Inventors: Engwer; Darwin A. (Pleasanton, CA), Zweig; Jonathan M. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Seamless roaming options in an IEEE 802.11 compliant network
Patent Number: 7,366,103

Inventors: Erickson; Stanley C. (Scandia, MN), Breister; James C. (Oakdale, MN), Van Erem; Gregory H. (Stillwater, MN), Meitz; David W. (St. Paul, MN), Mohn; Stephen W. (St. Paul, MN), DeRoussel; Paul (Hudson, WI)
Title: Method of making retroreflective sheeting and slot die apparatus
Patent Number: 7,364,421

Inventors: Ernst; Werner Siegfried (Secunda, ZA)
Title: Method for the production of synthesis gas and of operating a fixed bed dry bottom gasifier
Patent Number: 8,158,029

Inventors: Eser; Gerhard (Hemau, DE), Schopp; Gerhard (Pettendorf, DE)
Title: Fuel injection system and method for determining the feed pressure of a fuel pump
Patent Number: 7,363,916

Inventors: Etter; Walter (Wayside, NJ)
Title: Methods and devices for selectively generating time-scaled sound signals
Patent Number: 7,366,659

Inventors: Eudes; Jacques (Asnieres, FR), Demeure; Cedric (Paris, FR)
Title: Method and modem for phase synchronization and tracking
Patent Number: 7,366,256

Inventors: Evans; Matthew (Warren, MI), Jones; Jermel (Southfield, MI), Sailer; Peter (Erlangen, DE), Schnell; Oliver (Veitsbronn, DE), Hosenfeldt; Tim Matthias (Ebern, DE)
Title: Switchable valve-drive component
Patent Number: 7,363,894

Inventors: Evertsz; Carl J. G. (Bremen, DE)
Title: Method and system for in-service monitoring and training for a radiologic workstation
Patent Number: 7,366,676

Inventors: Fagerquist; Clifton K. (Brentwood, CA), Harden; Leslie A. (Richmond, CA), Garbus; Brandon R (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Rapid identification of proteins and their corresponding source organisms by gas phase fragmentation and identification of protein biomarkers
Patent Number: 8,160,819

Inventors: Fan; Kan F. (Diamond Bar, CA)
Title: System and method for RDMA QP state split between RNIC and host software
Patent Number: 8,161,126

Inventors: Farrell; Tom (Lawrence, KS)
Title: Flame detection and suppression system using a thermoelectric generator
Patent Number: 8,159,356

Inventors: Feasey; Guy F. (Houston, TX)
Title: Contingent continuous circulation drilling system
Patent Number: 9,316,071

Inventors: Feldman; Benjamin J. (Oakland, CA), Heller; Adam (Austin, TX), Heller; Ephraim (Wilson, WY), 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
Patent Number: 9,316,609

Inventors: Feliss; Norbert A. (Sunnyvale, CA), Gillis; Donald R. (San Jose, CA), Suk; Mike (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and system for a beam projector having data manipulation capabilities
Patent Number: 7,364,307

Inventors: Feng; Sanian (Saginaw, MI), Ross; Christian (Hemlock, MI)
Title: Non-contact position sensor housing using existing torque sensor probe
Patent Number: 7,363,825

Inventors: Fenicle; Joe M. (Phoenix, AZ), Lingamneni; Krishna K. (Phoenix, AZ), Sexton; Ron (Green Valley, AZ), Lantry; Martin D. (New River, AZ), Santos; Arnold S. (Quezon, PH)
Title: Systems and methods for data brick creation and use
Patent Number: 9,317,305

Inventors: Ferguson; Kevin (Dublin, OH), Gronachan; Donald (Holtsville, NY)
Title: Human movement measurement system
Patent Number: 8,159,354

Inventors: Ferlin; Olivier (Malauzat, FR)
Title: Assembly formed of a tire and a sealing piece and manufacturing process
Patent Number: 7,363,953

Inventors: Fernandez; Jesus J. (Orlando, FL), Sullivan; Catherine E. (Central Islip, NY), Qiu; Kejian (Cheshire, CT), Jacobson; Ronald A. (Meriden, CT)
Title: System and method for managing user data in a plurality of databases
Patent Number: 9,317,570

Inventors: Fernando; Dilan Nirushan (Thornton, CO), Korsch; Ronald Frederick (Longmont, CO)
Title: Printhead cleaning assembly
Patent Number: 9,315,029

Inventors: Ferree; James (Lawrenceville, GA)
Title: Double-breaking contact system for a low voltage circuit breaker, a molded case circuit breaker comprising the double-breaking contact system, and a method for breaking a circuit
Patent Number: 8,159,319

Inventors: Ferren; Bran (Beverly Hills, CA), Jung; Edward K. Y. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Limited use memory device with associated information
Patent Number: 8,159,925

Inventors: Ferrill; Mitchell G. (Little Meadows, PA), Grosskopf; Curtis (Hyde Park, NY), Kelly; Matthew S. (Oakville, CA), Lewis; Thomas H. (Apex, NC), Low; Wen Wei (Singapore, SG)
Title: Technology for temperature sensitive components in thermal processing
Patent Number: 9,317,643

Inventors: Fest; Paul (Chandler, AZ), Walls; James (Mesa, AZ)
Title: Resistive memory cell having a reduced conductive path area
Patent Number: 9,318,702

Inventors: Fielding; Gabriel (Rochester, NY)
Title: Method for infrared image correction and enhancement
Patent Number: 8,159,555

Inventors: Fierro; Cristian (Northville, MI), Benet; Gabriel E. (Angola, IN), Zallen; Avram (West Bloomfield, MI), Hicks; Tim (Redford, MI), Fetcenko; Michael A. (Rochester, MI)
Title: Process for converting nickel to nickel sulfate
Patent Number: 7,364,717

Inventors: Filimonov; Nikolai (Moscow, RU), Varlamov; Oleg (Moscow, RU), Itkin; Grigory (Munchen, DE)
Title: Glitch-free controllable RF power amplifier
Patent Number: 7,365,599

Inventors: Finegan; Catherine Ann (Warrington, PA), Pressley; Ozzie M. (Cheltenham, PA), Rohrbach; William D. (Perkasie, PA), Zhang; Wei (Maple Glen, PA)
Title: Scrub and stain-resistant coating
Patent Number: 8,158,713

Inventors: Fiolka; Damian (Oberkochen, DE), Deguenther; Markus (Aalen, DE)
Title: Producing polarization-modulating optical element for microlithography system
Patent Number: 9,316,772

Inventors: Firuz; Guner (Seattle, WA), Jaeger; Michael H. (Seattle, WA), Agate; Robert M. (Seattle, WA), Bresley; William M. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Methods and systems for automatically controlling aircraft takeoff rolls
Patent Number: 7,364,121

Inventors: Fleegal; Eric B. (Renton, WA)
Title: API schema language and transformation techniques
Patent Number: 7,363,619

Inventors: Fleischer; Wolfgang (Ingelheim, DE), Reimer; Karen (Hambach, DE)
Title: Preparations for the application of anti-infective and/or anti-inflammatory agents
Patent Number: 7,364,749

Inventors: Fletcher; Stephen (Loughborough, GB), Black; Victoria (Wallasey, GB)
Title: High temperature supercapacitor
Patent Number: 9,318,271

Inventors: Flinck; Hannu (San Jose, CA)
Title: Fast recovery from unusable home server
Patent Number: 7,366,145

Inventors: Fogel; Keith E. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Kim; Jeehwan (Cambridge, MA), Nah; Jae-Woong (New York, NY), Sadana; Devendra K. (Pleasantville, NY), Shiu; Kuen-Ting (White Plains, NY)
Title: Nanowires formed by employing solder nanodots
Patent Number: 9,318,641

Inventors: Foisy; Gregory G. (Tracy, CA)
Title: Transport comb for head stack assembly
Patent Number: 8,156,633

Inventors: Fontana; Thomas A. (Jacksonville, FL)
Title: Rosin phenolic resins for printing inks
Patent Number: 8,158,743

Inventors: Fontius; Jorg Ulrich (Neunkirchen A. Brand, DE)
Title: Combined magnetic resonance imaging and targeting device for magnetic particles
Patent Number: 8,159,224

Inventors: Foody, Sr.; Patrick J. (Hudson, CA)
Title: Method and system for the large scale collection of ligno-cellulosic biomass
Patent Number: 8,157,955

Inventors: Formon; John S. (Appleton, WI)
Title: Plug system in a dispenser that dispenses material from a roll of absorbent material
Patent Number: 7,364,112

Inventors: Forster; Martin (Jona, CH)
Title: Function check for a gas-alarm annunciator
Patent Number: 8,159,359

Inventors: Foster; Michael D. (Carmel, IN)
Title: Hydraulic control for a park by wire system used in a multimode hybrid transmission
Patent Number: 8,157,076

Inventors: Foster; Michael R. (Round Rock, TX), Stripling; Jeffrey Ricks (Austin, TX)
Title: System and method for archive verification according to policies
Patent Number: 9,317,358

Inventors: Fox; David Andrew (Reading, GB), Wong; Gavin (Surrey, GB), Pudney; Christopher David (Newbury, GB)
Title: Location based services in communications networks
Patent Number: 9,319,972

Inventors: Fraenkel; Peter N. (New York, NY)
Title: System and method of performing modular quantitative analysis with nodes that have contextual labels
Patent Number: 9,317,805

Inventors: Franczek; Edward J. (Glencoe, IL), Bretscher; John Thomas (Elgin, IL), Bennett, III; Raymond Walden (Naperville, IL)
Title: Computer virus screening methods and systems
Patent Number: 7,363,655

Inventors: Franzreb; Matthias (Karlsruhe, DE), Becker; Joerg (Darmstadt, DE)
Title: Method for magnetically supported extraction
Patent Number: 8,158,007

Inventors: Frederiksen; Frank (Klarup, DK), Koivisto; Tommi (Espoo, FI), Pedersen; Klaus Ingemann (Aalborg, DK), Van Phan; Vinh (Oulu, FI)
Title: Systems, methods, apparatuses, and computer program products for coordinating communications between network nodes
Patent Number: 9,320,034

Inventors: Freeman; Robert George (Chamblee, GA)
Title: Analysis of scripts
Patent Number: 9,319,428

Inventors: Friske; Craig A. (Morgan Hill, CA), Lin; Charles H. (San Jose, CA), Liu; Regina J. (San Jose, CA), Mukai; Jerry (San Jose, CA), Shyam; Kalpana (Los Altos, CA), Vidmar; Cherri (Gilroy, CA), Watts; Julie A. (Morgan Hill, CA), Yothers; Jay A. (Gilroy, CA), Zhong; Binghui (San Jose, CA)
Title: Dropping columns from a table with minimized unavailability
Patent Number: 9,317,543

Inventors: Fronius; Juergen (Stuttgart, DE), Hoerl; Roland (Boennigheim, DE)
Title: Tool head with adjusting motor
Patent Number: 8,156,848

Inventors: Fu; Xiao-Zhi (Kunshan, CN), Tang; Wen-Jun (Kunshan, CN), Li; Zhuang-Xing (Kunshan, CN), Bu; Xue-Wu (Kunshan, CN)
Title: Card edge connector with an improved latch mechanism
Patent Number: 8,157,576

Inventors: Fuhrmann; Oded (Haifa, IL), Hoory; Shlomo (Haifa, IL), Shacham; Ohad (Haifa, IL)
Title: Utilizing an unSAT proof for model checking
Patent Number: 8,161,433

Inventors: Fujii; Kazunari (Kawasaki, JP), Miyagawa; Suguru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Oscillator device, optical deflector and image forming apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 8,159,734

Inventors: Fujimori; Junichi (Hamamatsu, JP), Honji; Yoshikazu (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Acoustic structure
Patent Number: 8,157,052

Inventors: Fujino; Junji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Laser apparatus
Patent Number: 8,159,835

Inventors: Fujino; Yukiko (Kyoto, JP), Yasunaga; Yoshinobu (Kyoto, JP), Tabuchi; Toru (Kyoto, JP), Inamasu; Tokuo (Kyoto, JP), Nukuda; Toshiyuki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Positive active material for nonaqueous electrolyte secondary batteries and nonaqueous electrolyte secondary battery
Patent Number: 9,318,742

Inventors: Fujisaki; Ayako (Tokyo, JP), Yamamoto; Noriyuki (Tokyo, JP), Mori; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of managing and displaying gene expression data
Patent Number: 8,160,854

Inventors: Fujisaki; Iwao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication device
Patent Number: 8,160,642

Inventors: Fujita; Akiyoshi (Numazu, JP), Numagami; Atsushi (Hadano, JP), Ueno; Takahito (Mishima, JP)
Title: Developer supply container and electrophotographic image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,366,452

Inventors: Fujita; Issaku (Hyogo, JP), Machii; Kotaro (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Condenser
Patent Number: 8,157,898

Inventors: Fujita; Reiko (Nerima-Ku, JP), Mizuguchi; Koji (Kawasaki, JP), Nakamura; Hitoshi (Yokohama, JP), Fuse; Kouki (Ota-Ku, JP), Kawamoto; Mitsuru (Tokorozawa, JP), Ito; Masaru (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing zirconium metal and hafnium metal
Patent Number: 9,315,915

Inventors: Fujita; Shin (Suwa, JP), Hayashi; Makoto (Gifu, JP), Kawada; Hideki (Owariasahi, JP)
Title: Electrooptic device and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,159,431

Inventors: Fujiya; Hiromitsu (Kawasaki, JP), Kimura; Hideki (Kawasaki, JP), Makabe; Eiji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,365,976

Inventors: Fukasawa; Koichi (Fujiyoshida, JP), Oishi; Nodoka (Fujiyoshida, JP)
Title: White light emitting diode with first and second LED elements
Patent Number: 7,365,485

Inventors: Fukui; Shigeki (Kawasaki, JP), Ikegame; Ken (Atsugi, JP), Murakami; Shuichi (Kawasaki, JP), Iijima; Yasushi (Tokyo, JP), Takei; Yasunori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Liquid ejection recording head
Patent Number: 8,157,353

Inventors: Fukunaga; Yoshiaki (Kawasaki, JP), Hasegawa; Hajime (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Wireless communication system, wireless base station, user equipment, and multi service management equipment
Patent Number: 8,159,997

Inventors: Fulton; Arnie (Fayetteville, AR), Zhu; Yan (Fayetteville, AR), Bomar; Michael (Ozark, AR)
Title: Die casting process incorporating computerized pattern recognition techniques
Patent Number: 7,363,957

Inventors: Funabashi; Masahiko (Tokyo, JP), Kamata; Toru (Tokyo, JP), Nishiwaki; Nagatoshi (Kochi, JP)
Title: Resin-supported catalyst and method for preparing resin-supported catalyst
Patent Number: 9,314,783

Inventors: Funk; Paul (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Tunneled authentication protocol for preventing man-in-the-middle attacks
Patent Number: 7,363,500

Inventors: Furukawa; Hirofumi (Chiba, JP), Hirata; Masafumi (Tokyo, JP), Nitta; Soichi (Narashino, JP), Enatsu; Aya (Chiba, JP), Sudo; Tatsuo (Chiba, JP), Takahashi; Masafumi (Sakura, JP), Kashito; Kiyotaka (Kobe, JP), Kinoshita; Takuya (Chiba, JP), Umemoto; Azusa (Kizugawa, JP), Doi; Katsuo (Sakurai, JP)
Title: Content playback apparatus, content playback method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,161,339

Inventors: Fusco; Roberto (Novara, IT), Biagini; Paolo (San Giuliano Terme, IT), Maiorana; Stefano (Milan, IT), Licandro; Emanuela (Milan, IT)
Title: Benzodithiophene derivatives and their use as photoluminescent compounds
Patent Number: 9,315,516

Inventors: Fuse; Daisuke (Osaka, JP), Yamamoto; Masaya (Osaka, JP), Takao; Naoki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Production method for active element substrate, active element substrate, and display device
Patent Number: 9,318,320

Inventors: Fuwa; Toshio (Nisshin, JP)
Title: Inverted wheel type moving body and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 8,160,794

Inventors: Gabor; Allen H. (Katonah, NY), Halle; Scott D. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Wang; Helen (LaGrangeville, NY)
Title: Methods for forming a composite pattern including printed resolution assist features
Patent Number: 8,158,334

Inventors: Gait; Paul (Altamont, NY)
Title: Lacrosse pocket having runners with pre-sewn apertures
Patent Number: 7,364,519

Inventors: Gaknoki; Yury (San Jose, CA), Mao; Mingming (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Dimming control for a switching power supply
Patent Number: 9,320,091

Inventors: Gallatin; Gregg M. (Newtown, CT), Gofman; Emanuel (Haifa, IL), Lai; Kafai (Poughkeepsie, NY), Lavin; Mark A. (Katonah, NY), Mukherjee; Maharaj (Wappingers Falls, NY), Ramm; Dov (Menashe, IL), Rosenbluth; Alan E. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Shlafman; Shlomo (Haifa, IL)
Title: Simultaneous computation of multiple points on one or multiple cut lines
Patent Number: 7,366,342

Inventors: Ganesan; Elango (Palo Alto, CA), Panwar; Ramesh (Pleasanton, CA), Lee; Yen (San Jose, CA), Nguyen; Chau Anh Ngoc (San Jose, CA), Phillips; John (Santa Clara, CA), Zhou; Yuhong Andy (Alameda, CA), Spurrier; Gregory G (Sunnyvale, CA), Ramanoorthi; Sankar (San Jose, CA), Freed; Michael (Pleasanton, CA), Bryers; Mark (Granite Bay, CA), Zaidi; Nazar (San Jose, CA)
Title: Content service aggregation device for a data center
Patent Number: 7,363,353

Inventors: Ganesh; Rajamani (Bedford, MA)
Title: Method and system for mobile location detection using handoff information
Patent Number: 7,366,492

Inventors: Gao; Wei (Fremont, CA), Luo; Guanghong (Fremont, CA), Yao; Lily (Hayward, CA), Mao; Ming (Dublin, CA), Jiang; Ming (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method to fabricate tunneling magnetic recording heads with extended pinned layer
Patent Number: 9,318,130

Inventors: Gaon; Martin (Merrick, NY)
Title: Apparatus and methods for high speed RGB color discrimination
Patent Number: 7,365,854

Inventors: Garcia; Maria Tomas (Murcia, ES)
Title: Lettuce variety 41-137 RZ, "delibes RZ"
Patent Number: 9,315,823

Inventors: Gaugler; Ulrich (Weidenbach, DE), Ziegler; Horst (Paderborn, DE), Behlen; Horst (Lippspringe, DE)
Title: Converter control with LC filtering
Patent Number: 7,366,057

Inventors: Gaurav; Suraj (Issaquah, WA), Machiraju; Surendra (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Electronic data interchange (EDI) data dictionary management and versioning system
Patent Number: 8,161,078

Inventors: Gavillet; Jerome (Saint Egreve, FR)
Title: Thermogenerator comprising phase-change materials
Patent Number: 9,318,681

Inventors: Gavin; David F. (Cheshire, CT), Waldron; Craig (Wolcott, CT), Martin; Robert J. (Monroe, CT), Polson; George A. (Harwinton, CT)
Title: Composite biocidal particles
Patent Number: 8,158,158

Inventors: Gavney, Jr.; James A. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Squeegee device and system
Patent Number: 7,363,675

Inventors: Gebara; Edward (Atlanta, GA), Laskar; Joy (Marietta, GA), Tentzeris; Emmanouil M. (Atlanta, GA), Kim; Andrew Joo (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Method and system for antenna interference cancellation
Patent Number: 7,366,244

Inventors: Gellman; Barry N. (North Eastern, MA), Brenneman; Rodney (Dana Point, CA), Sauvageau; David J. (Methuen, MA), Pintauro; William (Fort Lauderdale, FL), Appell; Rodney (Houston, TX), Morin; Armand A. (Berkeley, MA)
Title: Systems, devices and methods for minimally invasive pelvic surgery
Patent Number: 9,314,323

Inventors: Gentner; Thomas (Boeblingen, DE), Gungl; Klaus P. (Sindelfingen, DE), Hutzl; Guenther (Sindelfingen, DE)
Title: Integrated circuit failure prediction using clock duty cycle recording and analysis
Patent Number: 9,319,030

Inventors: Gentry; David C. (Chattanooga, TN)
Title: Refuse vehicle including a CNG tank compartment
Patent Number: 9,315,100

Inventors: Gerig; Duane A. (Fort Wayne, IN), Siska; Andrew F. (Downers Grove, IL)
Title: Multi-option communication methods of fault notification in pet containment systems
Patent Number: 8,159,355

Inventors: Germain; Frantz (Rosedale, NY), Stewart; Stephen (Uniondale, NY), Bradley; Roger M. (North Bellmore, NY), Disalvo; Nicholas L. (Levittown, NY), Ziegler; William R. (East Northport, NY)
Title: Pivot point reset lockout mechanism for a ground fault circuit interrupter
Patent Number: 7,365,621

Inventors: German; Harry T (Belding, MI), Cotter; David H (Coopersville, MI), Pelak; Wynn M (Rockford, MI), Schuitema; Dennis J (Ada, MI)
Title: Airless accumulation conveyor
Patent Number: 7,364,035

Inventors: Ghosh; Ashim Kumar (Houston, TX), Kulkarni; Neeta (Houston, TX), Harvey; Pamela Lawyer (Missouri City, TX)
Title: Method of making a catalyst and catalyst made thereby
Patent Number: 9,314,779

Inventors: Ghosh; Rajat S. (Murrysville, PA), Fulmer; Dennis (Greensburg, PA), Kitzman; Kevin (Wanatchee, WA), Smith; John (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Systems for treating water using iron
Patent Number: 8,157,995

Inventors: Gicklhorn; Daniel P. (Irvine, CA), Tran; Dang Van (Laguna Niguel, CA)
Title: Position determination of devices using stereo audio
Patent Number: 9,316,717

Inventors: Gieser; Michael (Oftersheim, DE), Krueger; Michael (Edingen-Neckarhausen, DE), Meyer; Helmut (Wiesloch, DE)
Title: Machine having a pneumatic drum for processing sheets of different formats
Patent Number: 9,315,331

Inventors: Gilbert; David A. (Manchester, GB), Haikney; David (Manchester, GB), Walker; James W. (Manchester, GB)
Title: Updating software
Patent Number: 9,317,276

Inventors: Gilder; Nathaniel A. (Seattle, WA)
Title: "Go home" feature for roaming applications
Patent Number: 9,319,456

Inventors: Gillingham; Marlene J. (Bellevue, WA), Taylor; Karen A. (Carnation, WA), Zaharias; Steven J. (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Arrangements for managing processing components using a graphical user interface
Patent Number: 8,161,393

Inventors: Gimbel; Markus (Freystadt/Burggriesbach, DE), Glaser; Stefan Ernst (Heppenheim, DE), Sellien; Kai (Lampertheim, DE)
Title: Connector assembly with chamber block and contact position assurance
Patent Number: 9,318,841

Inventors: Giovanetti; Roberto (Schio, IT), Nicoli; Andrea (Vicenza, IT), Restelli; Angelo (Gerenzano, IT), Cotarca; Livius (Cervignano del Friuli, IT)
Title: Process for the purification of gabapentin
Patent Number: 7,365,226

Inventors: Givoly; Tal (Cupertino, CA)
Title: System, method and computer program product for managing aging data in a database schema
Patent Number: 8,160,997

Inventors: Go; Seong-Hyun (Yogin-si, KR)
Title: Gate driver, display device having the same and method of driving the same
Patent Number: 8,159,444

Inventors: Goebel; Klaus (Munchen, DE), Hockenreiner; Hans-Peter (Germering, DE)
Title: Mobile telephone fitted with a pivotal camera
Patent Number: 7,366,541

Inventors: Goh; Eun Mee (Daejeon-si, KR), Kim; Jin Seuk (Daejeon-si, KR), Cho; Jin Rai (Daejeon-si, KR), Kim; Hyoun-Soo (Daejeon-si, KR)
Title: Method for the nitration of 4,6-dihydroxy-2-methylpyrimidine
Patent Number: 8,158,788

Inventors: Golitschek Edler Von Elbwart; Alexander (Darmstadt, DE), Yoshii; Isamu (Frankfurt, DE), Wengerter; Christian (Kleinbeubach, DE)
Title: Signal space expansion for a 16 QAM scheme
Patent Number: 8,160,170

Inventors: Golitschek Edler Von Elbwart; Alexander (Darmstadt, DE), Yoshii; Isamu (Frankfurt, DE), Wengerter; Christian (Kleinheubach, DE)
Title: Quasi-pilot symbol substitution
Patent Number: 8,160,175

Inventors: Golle; Philippe J. P. (San Francisco, CA), Jakobsson; Bjorn Markus (Mountain View, CA), Chow; Richard (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Authenticating users with memorable personal questions
Patent Number: 8,161,534

Inventors: Goodner; Michael D. (Hillsboro, OR), Moinpour; Mansour (San Jose, CA), Kloster; Grant M. (Lake Oswego, OR), Boyanov; Boyan (Portland, OR)
Title: Organic-framework zeolite interlayer dielectrics
Patent Number: 7,365,375

Inventors: Gopalan; RaviKiran (San Diego, CA)
Title: Simplified multiple input multiple output (MIMO) communication schemes for interchip and intrachip communications
Patent Number: 9,319,113

Inventors: Gore; Thomas D. (South Lyon, MI)
Title: Air gun vibration damper and method
Patent Number: 8,156,929

Inventors: Goto; Mitsuru (Chiba, JP), Katayanagi; Hiroshi (Chiba, JP), Ode; Yukihide (Mobara, JP), Saitou; Yoshiyuki (Mobara, JP), Kotera; Koichi (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device with influences of offset voltages reduced
Patent Number: 8,159,437

Inventors: Goto; Yoshikazu (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Base station and method of controlling transmission power
Patent Number: 9,320,000

Inventors: Gotoh; Yasuhisa (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Akamatsu; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Facilitating provisioning in a mixed environment of locales
Patent Number: 9,317,828

Inventors: Gottschalk; Georg (Erlangen, DE), Wagner; Frank (Hemhofen, DE)
Title: Automatic identification of receiver type in hearing aid devices
Patent Number: 9,319,801

Inventors: Gottschalk; Ingo (Berlin, DE), Pippert; Erhard (Dallgow-Doeberrtiz OT Seeburg, DE), Springborn; Dirk (Berlin, DE), Sulitze; Markus (Falkensee, DE)
Title: Surge arrester
Patent Number: 9,318,892

Inventors: Gottschlich; Justin E. (Santa Clara, CA), Danne; Klaus (Braunschweig, DE), Pereira; Cristiano L. (Sunnyvale, CA), Pokam; Gilles A. (Fremont, CA), Kassa; Rolf (Braunschweig, DE), Hu; Shiliang (Los Altos, CA), Kranich; Tim (Braunschweig, DE)
Title: Replay execution of instructions in thread chunks in the chunk order recorded during previous execution
Patent Number: 9,317,297

Inventors: Gouesbet; Pierre-Erwann (Longaulnay, FR), Bellanger; Stephane (La Bouexiere, FR), Dufourd; Jean-Claude (Le Kremlin Bicetre, FR)
Title: Method for synchronizing a rich media action with an audiovisual change, corresponding device and computer software, method for generating a rich media presentation and corresponding computer software
Patent Number: 9,319,447

Inventors: Gough; Robert E. (Sherwood, OR)
Title: Methods and apparatus to initiate a BIOS recovery
Patent Number: 8,161,322

Inventors: Goyal; Sandhya (Ryebrook, NY), Kundu; Subhas (Tappan, NY), Moros; Daniel (Latchmont, NY), Rutman; Howard (New York, NY), Yacobi; Avraham (Englewood, NJ)
Title: Topical gel formulation comprising organophosphate insecticide and preparation thereof
Patent Number: 8,158,139

Inventors: Graf; Ben (Madison, WI), LeBeau; Jason (Fall River, MA)
Title: Tissue graft fixation
Patent Number: 9,314,236

Inventors: Graham; Charles S. (Rochester, MN), Oberly, III; John R. (Rochester, MN), Schimke; Timothy J. (Stewartville, MN)
Title: Implementing concurrent device driver maintenance and recovery for an SRIOV adapter in a virtualized system
Patent Number: 9,317,317

Inventors: Grandi; Mauro (Livorno, IT), Polidori; Valerio (Livorno, IT), Mannucci; Cristiano (Livorno, IT)
Title: Injector for injecting fluid
Patent Number: 9,316,194

Inventors: Grant; Danny A. (Laval, CA), Belaus; Gregory M. G. (Santa Clara, CA), Olien; Neil T. (Montreal, CA), Da Costa; Henrique (Montreal, CA), Cruz-Hernandez; Juan Manuel (Montreal, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for casino gaming haptics
Patent Number: 8,157,650

Inventors: Gravel; Denis (St-Lambert, CA), Ratemi; Elaref S. (St-Laurent, CA), Hatam; Mostafa (Brossard, CA), Boileau; Guy (Brossard, CA), Crine; Philippe (Outremont, CA), Lemire; Isabelle (Montreal, CA)
Title: Derivatives of succinic and glutaric acids and analogs thereof useful as inhibitors of PHEX
Patent Number: 7,365,091

Inventors: Gray; Douglas R. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Verifying ownership of content
Patent Number: 9,317,669

Inventors: Gray; William J. (Salt Lake City, UT), Hohle; William G. (North Lehi, UT), Larkin; Carl (Barnham Bognore Regis, GB), Peart; Lee J. (Shioiju, GB)
Title: Smartcard internet authorization system
Patent Number: 7,366,703

Inventors: Green; Andy (Inverurie, GB), Mouchel; Cedric (Elrick, GB)
Title: Marine pipeline-installation tower and tensioning assembly
Patent Number: 9,316,332

Inventors: Green; Anthony E. (Henderson, NV)
Title: Accounting system
Patent Number: 8,157,648

Inventors: Green; James E. (Nampa, ID), McDaniel; Terrence B. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method for forming a buried digit line with self aligning spacing layer and contact plugs during the formation of a semiconductor device, semiconductor devices, and systems including same
Patent Number: 7,364,966

Inventors: Green; Simon Michael (Egham, GB), Maddox; Peter James (Staines, GB)
Title: Polymerisation catalyst
Patent Number: 7,365,139

Inventors: Gresset; Nicolas (Rennes Cedex 7, FR), Brunel; Loic (Rennes Cedex 7, FR), Boutros; Joseph (Paris, FR)
Title: Method for transmitting optimally interleaved data in a MIMO telecommunication system
Patent Number: 7,366,249

Inventors: Greyson; Eric (North Wales, PA), Manna; Joseph (Quakertown, PA), Mehta; Somil Chandrakant (Lansdale, PA)
Title: Scale and corrosion inhibitors for high temperature and pressure conditions
Patent Number: 8,158,561

Inventors: Griffin; Timothy (Ennetbaden, CH), Holmberg; Daniel (Norrkoping, SE), Winkler; Dieter (Lauchringen, DE)
Title: Gas turbine power plant and method of operating the same
Patent Number: 7,363,764

Inventors: Griffith; Greg (Atlanta, GA), Link, II; Charles M. (Roswell, GA)
Title: Portable communications device coupled to first network by way of second network
Patent Number: 8,160,573

Inventors: Griggs; David Robert (Portland, OR), Sabine; David Guy (Portland, OR)
Title: Method and system of composite broadcast control
Patent Number: 9,318,149

Inventors: Grinchuk; Mikhail (San Jose, CA), Bolotov; Anatoli (Cupertino, CA), Ivanovic; Lay D. (Sunnyvale, CA), Zolotykh; Andrej A. (Moscow, RU), Galatenko; Alexei V. (Moscow, RU)
Title: Efficient implementation of arithmetical secure hash techniques
Patent Number: 8,160,242

Inventors: Griswold; Mark (Fremont, CA), Hirth; Ryan (Windsor, CA)
Title: Optical line terminal (OLT) system
Patent Number: 9,319,236

Inventors: Gross; Leo (Adliswil, CH), Meyer; Gerhard (Wollerau, CH), Schuler; Bruno (Siebnen, CH), Steurer; Wolfram (Adliswil, CH)
Title: Determination of local contact potential difference by noncontact atomic force microscopy
Patent Number: 9,316,668

Inventors: Grossman; Joel K. (Seattle, WA), Tan; Albert W. (Redmond, WA), VanderSpek; Paul J. (Seattle, WA), Wang; Yingli (Issaquah, WA), Curtis; Keith (Seattle, WA)
Title: Sports channel
Patent Number: 7,366,546

Inventors: Grote; Holger (Bonn, DE), Heilos; Andreas (Mulheim an der Ruhr, DE), Tertilt; Marc (Hattingen, DE)
Title: Heat shield element, method and mold for the production thereof, hot-gas lining and combustion chamber
Patent Number: 9,314,939

Inventors: Grube; Gary W. (Barrington Hills, IL), Markison; Timothy W. (Mesa, AZ)
Title: Reproducing data from obfuscated data retrieved from a dispersed storage network
Patent Number: 9,319,463

Inventors: Gruber; Friedrich (Hippach, AT)
Title: Pre-chamber system for an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 9,316,144

Inventors: Gruber; Peter A. (Mohegan Lake, NY), Henderson; Donald W. (Ithaca, NY), Kang; Sung K. (Chappaqua, NY), Shih; Da-Yuan (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Modification of solder alloy compositions to suppress interfacial void formation in solder joints
Patent Number: 8,157,158

Inventors: Grumbine; Steven (Aurora, IL), Nam; Chul Woo (Naperville, IL), Ward; William (Glen Ellyn, IL), Nagarajan; Ramasubramanyam (Naperville, IL)
Title: Slurry composition containing non-ionic polymer and method for use
Patent Number: 8,157,876

Inventors: Guemmer; Volker (Mahlow, DE)
Title: Turbomachine with fluid removal
Patent Number: 7,364,404

Inventors: Guenther; Christian (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Blade connection for a rotor blade of a wind turbine
Patent Number: 9,316,203

Inventors: Guerin; Sophie (Francheville, FR), Abbas; Laurent (Narberth, PA), Rached; Wissam (Chaponost, FR)
Title: Heat-transfer compositions exhibiting improved miscibility with the lubricating oil
Patent Number: 9,315,708

Inventors: Gunderson; Neal F. (Lake Elmo, MN)
Title: Inert gas atmosphere replenishment structure
Patent Number: 7,365,937

Inventors: Guo; Dechao (Niskayuna, NY), Jagannathan; Hemanth (Niskayuna, NY), Liu; Zuoguang (Schenectady, NY), Mochizuki; Shogo (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Forming wrap-around silicide contact on finFET
Patent Number: 9,318,581

Inventors: Guo; Ming-Lung (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Material transfer device
Patent Number: 9,315,329

Inventors: Guo; Shang Q. (Cortland Manor, NY), Landsberg; Paul J. (Raleigh, NC), Lenchner; Jonathan (North Salem, NY), Mukherjee; Maharaj (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Automatic un-muting of a telephone call
Patent Number: 9,319,513

Inventors: Gupta; Narendra K. (Dayton, NJ), Hollister; Barbara B. (Mountainside, NJ), Rahim; Mazin G (Warren, NJ), Riccardi; Giuseppe (Hoboken, NJ)
Title: Method of generating a labeling guide for spoken dialog services
Patent Number: 7,366,655

Inventors: Gurney; Austin L. (San Francisco, CA), Sato; Aaron K. (Burlingame, CA)
Title: Compositions and methods for treating and diagnosing cancer
Patent Number: 8,158,757

Inventors: Gurney; Bruce Alvin (San Jose, CA), Marinero; Ernesto E. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Magnetoresistive sensor having quantum well structure and a trapping layer for preventing charge carrier migration
Patent Number: 8,159,791

Inventors: Gutstein; Robert A (Calabasas, CA), Liu; Monita (Chatsworth, CA)
Title: Electrically illuminated flame simulator
Patent Number: 8,157,425

Inventors: Haas; Benjamin (St. Georgen, DE), Heller; Frank (Konigsfeld-Burgberg, DE)
Title: Electronically commutated motor
Patent Number: 8,159,167

Inventors: Haas; Thomas (Frankfurt, DE), Jahn; Robert (Rodenbach, DE)
Title: Process for the production of hydrogen peroxide
Patent Number: 7,364,718

Inventors: Haas; Ulrich Johannes (Stein, CH), Mills; Colin (Basel, CH), Hudetz; Manfred (Maintal, DE)
Title: Plant growth regulation
Patent Number: 9,314,031

Inventors: Haase; Michael A. (Saint Paul, MN)
Title: Solar cell with improved conversion efficiency
Patent Number: 9,318,637

Inventors: Haataja; Timo (Soborg, DK), Andresen; Lars (Hellerup, DK)
Title: Charging for prepaid subscribers in a telecommunications system
Patent Number: 8,160,961

Inventors: Haberl; Karl R. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Butterfly diagrams enabling multi-dimensional performance analysis
Patent Number: 8,161,374

Inventors: Hachmann; Ulrich (Neubiberg, DE)
Title: Memory arrangement and method for addressing a memory
Patent Number: 7,366,031

Inventors: Hager; James W. (Mississauga, CA), Londry; Frank A. (Peterborough, CA)
Title: Method for providing barrier fields at the entrance and exit end of a mass spectrometer
Patent Number: 7,365,319

Inventors: Haider; Nazar S. (Fremont, CA), Soltis, Jr.; Donald C. (Windsor, CO)
Title: Mesh performance improvement using dual voltage data transfer
Patent Number: 9,317,089

Inventors: Hallberg; Bryan Severt (Vancouver, WA), Sampsell; Jeff Brian (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Method and apparatus for storing MPEG-2 transport streams using a conventional digital video recorder
Patent Number: 7,366,407

Inventors: Ham; Seok-Jin (Seoul, KR)
Title: Billing method in electronic switch in a cellular network
Patent Number: 7,366,494

Inventors: Ham; Yeon-Sik (Suwon-si, KR), Jeon; Yeon-Mun (Iksan-si, KR), Her; Yong-Koo (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Array substrate having common electrode with slits that overlap data lines, and liquid crystal display apparatus having the array substrate
Patent Number: 8,159,641

Inventors: Hamano; Hideyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Focus detection apparatus
Patent Number: 8,160,437

Inventors: Hamouda; Ayman (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Methods for modifying an integrated circuit layout design
Patent Number: 9,317,645

Inventors: Han; Woo-jin (Suwon-si, KR), Min; Jung-hye (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Il-koo (Osan-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for decoding video according to individual parsing or decoding in data unit level, and method and apparatus for encoding video for individual parsing or decoding in data unit level
Patent Number: 9,319,704

Inventors: Han; Woo-jin (Suwon-si, KR), Min; Jung-hye (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Il-koo (Osan-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for decoding video according to individual parsing or decoding in data unit level, and method and apparatus for encoding video for individual parsing or decoding in data unit level
Patent Number: 9,319,705

Inventors: Han; Woo-jin (Suwon-si, KR), Min; Jung-hye (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Il-koo (Osan-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for decoding video according to individual parsing or decoding in data unit level, and method and apparatus for encoding video for individual parsing or decoding in data unit level
Patent Number: 9,319,706

Inventors: Han; Woo-jin (Suwon-si, KR), Min; Jung-hye (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Il-koo (Osan-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for decoding video according to individual parsing or decoding in data unit level, and method and apparatus for encoding video for individual parsing or decoding in data unit level
Patent Number: 9,319,707

Inventors: Hankawa; Masashi (Hachioji, JP), Shirota; Eiji (Hino, JP), Morooka; Masaru (Akishima, JP)
Title: Zoom optical system and electronic imaging apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 8,159,565

Inventors: Hansen; Steen (Slagelse, DK)
Title: Overhead conveyor
Patent Number: 8,156,874

Inventors: Hara; Hiroaki (Satte, JP), Shimizu; Toshio (Satte, JP), Miyata; Yutaka (Satte, JP)
Title: Hydrotreating method
Patent Number: 8,158,841

Inventors: Hara; Takeshi (Osaka, JP), Iwanaga; Yoshihiko (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method for producing hydroxyphenylcyclohexanol compound
Patent Number: 9,315,435

Inventors: Hara; Yoshihiro (Hirakata, JP), Arayashiki; Mamoru (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Transmission device, transmission output control method, and radio communications device
Patent Number: 7,366,482

Inventors: Harel; Dan (Rochester, NY), Beaudet; Douglas B. (Geneseo, NY), Manico; Joseph A. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Portable scanner module
Patent Number: 7,364,082

Inventors: Hariharan; Peringandoor Raman (Houston, TX), Judge; Robert Arnold (Houston, TX), Nguyen; Dat (Houston, TX), Bailey; Greg (Kingwood, TX)
Title: Subsea solids processing apparatuses and methods
Patent Number: 8,157,014

Inventors: Hariu; Satoshi (Aichi, JP), Yamasaki; Takafumi (Aichi, JP), Kubo; Hidehito (Aichi, JP)
Title: Heat storage device
Patent Number: 9,316,135

Inventors: Hasebe; Masahiro (Shiga, JP), Narimoto; Yukitoshi (Shiga, JP)
Title: Airbag, airbag apparatus, and vehicle
Patent Number: 7,364,188

Inventors: Hasegawa; Eiji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method of controlling mobile information terminal and mobile information terminal
Patent Number: 9,319,986

Inventors: Hasegawa; Junichi (Yokohama, JP), Nakazato; Kouji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Communications apparatus that displays data in a standby screen
Patent Number: 7,366,547

Inventors: Hasegawa; Masahiko (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Fuel cell system
Patent Number: 8,158,298

Inventors: Hasegawa; Yoshiaki (Yokohama, JP), Oota; Shinya (Yokohama, JP), Kanomata; Yoshihiro (Yokohama, JP), Nakagoshi; Arata (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Radio access point testing method and testing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,366,508

Inventors: Hashimoto; Kenichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Fujii; Mitsumi (Iwate, JP), Katoh; Tomomi (Kanagawa, JP), Maki; Tsuneo (Kanagawa, JP), Yamaguchi; Kiyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid drop jet head, ink cartridge and ink jet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,364,253

Inventors: Hashimoto; Koji (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Inoue; Soichi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Takahata; Kazuhiro (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Yoshikawa; Kei (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device fabrication method using multiple resist patterns
Patent Number: 8,158,527

Inventors: Hauer; Bernhard (Fu.beta.gonheim, DE), Habicher; Tilo (Speyer, DE), Schmid; Rolf (Stuttgart, DE), Maurer; Steffen Christian (Schwabisch Gmund, DE), Urlacher; Vlada Beniaminovna (Stuttgart, DE), Schulze; Holger (Schorndorf, DE), Huber; Norbert (Basel, CH), Bachmann; Till T. (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Method for producing a hydroxylation catalyst and the use thereof
Patent Number: 7,364,884

Inventors: Havala; Paul F. (Plano, TX)
Title: Virtual private network (VPN) with channelized ethernet over sonet (EoS) interface and method
Patent Number: 7,366,181

Inventors: Hayakawa; Makoto (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Heat radiation structure of semiconductor element and heat sink
Patent Number: 7,365,425

Inventors: Hayakawa; Masamitsu (Obu, JP), Hayakawa; Masaharu (Obu, JP)
Title: Failure diagnostic system for fuel vapor processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,363,803

Inventors: Hayakawa; Tokuji (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Electronic musical apparatus for transposing musical piece
Patent Number: 7,365,262

Inventors: Hayase; Koji (Ota, JP), Tetsukawa; Kazuo (Isesaki, JP)
Title: Showcase
Patent Number: 8,157,336

Inventors: Hayashi; Isao (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Battery charger and control method therefor
Patent Number: 8,159,185

Inventors: Hayes; Gerard James (Wake Forest, NC)
Title: Reduction of near field E-M scattering using high impedance coating materials
Patent Number: 7,366,554

Inventors: Hayner; David A. (Austin, TX), Kraver; Keith L. (Gilbert, AZ), Mijuskovic; Dejan (Chandler, AZ)
Title: MEMS inertial sensor with frequency control and method
Patent Number: 8,156,805

Inventors: Hebig; Travis R. (Rochester, MN), Kuczynski; Joseph (Rochester, MN), Meyer, III; Robert E. (Rochester, MN), Nickel; Steven R. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Binding Bisphenol A in a polycarbonate container
Patent Number: 9,315,619

Inventors: Hebig; Travis R. (Rochester, MN), Kuczynski; Joseph (Rochester, MN), Nickel; Steven R. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Detecting water intrusion in electronic devices
Patent Number: 9,317,802

Inventors: Heck; Ed (Belpre, OH), Daniels, Jr.; Jimmie D. (Harrisville, WV)
Title: High structural load window sash latch
Patent Number: 7,363,747

Inventors: Hedler; Harry (Germering, DE), Muff; Simon (Mering, DE)
Title: Semiconductor device with semiconductor components connected to one another
Patent Number: 7,365,438

Inventors: Heitmann; Axel (Ingolstadt, DE), Kilian; Stefan (Friedrichshafen, DE), Steffen; Oliver (Coburg, DE)
Title: Transmission
Patent Number: 7,364,523

Inventors: Hekstra-Nowacka; Ewa (Waalre, NL), Van Den Hamer; Peter (Waalre, NL), Van Berkel; Cornelis Hermanus (Heeze, NL), Radulescu; Andrei (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: System and method for synchronising a data processing network
Patent Number: 8,160,091

Inventors: Helmy; Youssri (Los Altos, CA), Nabhan; Tarek (Cairo, EG)
Title: Obtaining high availability using TCP proxy devices
Patent Number: 8,159,940

Inventors: Heng; Fook-Luen (Yorktown Heights, NY), Hibbeler; Jason D. (Williston, VT), McCullen; Kevin W. (Essex Junction, VT), Narayan; Rani R. (San Jose, CA), Runyon; Stephen L. (Pflugerville, TX), Walker; Robert F. (St. George, VT)
Title: Integrated circuit selective scaling
Patent Number: 7,363,601

Inventors: Hennus; Pieter Renaat Maria (Peer, BE), Mertens; Jeroen Johannes Sophia Mara (Duizel, NL), Smulders; Patrick Johannes Cornelus Hendrik (Best, NL), Smits; Peter (Baarlo, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,365,827

Inventors: Henriksen; John C. (Jacksonville, FL), Grey; Thomas J. (Jacksonville, FL)
Title: Adjustable slurry spreader plate assembly
Patent Number: 9,314,803

Inventors: Herbeck; David Gerald (Rochester, MN), Hubka; David E. (Rochester, MN), Masbruch; Mark Donald (Rochester, MN), Perkins; Mark Anthony (Hopkins, MN), Peterson; Joseph Harold (Kasson, MN), Rackham; DeVaughn Lawrence (Rochester, MN), Smith; Richard Michael (Oronoco, MN)
Title: Program-level performance tuning
Patent Number: 8,161,462

Inventors: Herbert; Burkard Otto (Wurzburg, DE), Wander; Stefan (Helmstadt, DE)
Title: Sheet combining device and a method for combining sheets
Patent Number: 7,364,148

Inventors: Herman; Glen A. (Olathe, KS), Trotta; Brian W. (Lenexa, KS), Peterson; James C. (Menomonee Falls, WI)
Title: Bridge information modeling
Patent Number: 8,160,841

Inventors: Hermansen; Kjeld (Ega, DK), Jeppesen; Per Bendix (Ega, DK)
Title: Elevation of the plasma HDL-cholesterol level
Patent Number: 9,314,438

Inventors: Heskestad; Gunnar (Dover, MA), Croce; Paul A. (Middletown, RI)
Title: Temperature and moisture probe
Patent Number: 7,363,813

Inventors: Hewitt; Jeffrey (Windsor, CA), Botez; Lucian (Novi, MI), Berndt; Eric (Whitefish Bay, WI)
Title: Mechanical tensioner strut with uni-directional friction damping
Patent Number: 9,316,292

Inventors: Hicks; Kent Olis (Calgary, CA), Chavda; Surendra (Calgary, CA), Santoianni; James (Greensburg, PA), Gorodetsky; Aleksandr (Calgary, CA), Van Nierop; Pieter (Calgary, CA)
Title: Process and apparatus for treatment of incinerator bottom ash and fly ash
Patent Number: 9,314,655

Inventors: Hidaka; Tatsuya (Takasago, JP), Osada; Toshiyuki (Takasago, JP), Okubo; Takeshi (Takasago, JP), Kakiuchi; Yohei (Takasago, JP)
Title: Artificial heart pump
Patent Number: 8,157,539

Inventors: Hietasarka; Juha (Suinula, FI), Pohja; Seppo (Tampere, FI)
Title: Device identification number based name service
Patent Number: 8,161,135

Inventors: Higgs; Steve (Turrella, AU), King; David Russell (Annandale, AU)
Title: Article of furniture
Patent Number: 7,364,238

Inventors: Higuchi; Teruyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Fingerprint input device
Patent Number: 7,366,331

Inventors: Hikida; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Apparatus, method and system for image processing
Patent Number: 8,160,378

Inventors: Himeno; Toshikazu (Kyoto, JP), Du; Hongbing (Singapore, SG), Hashimoto; Junichi (Kyoto, JP), Enokizono; Kazuya (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Brushless motor, disk drive apparatus and brushless motor manufacturing method
Patent Number: 9,318,928

Inventors: Himeno; Yasuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Receiving and sending method of mobile TV phone and mobile TV phone terminal
Patent Number: 8,160,622

Inventors: Hinck; Todd (Arlington, MA), Fiedler; Alan (Mountain View, CA), Becker; Matthew (Harvard, MA), Asmanis; Georgios (San Diego, CA), Robins; Jose (Poway, CA)
Title: Apparatus to receive signals from electromagnetic coupler
Patent Number: 7,365,532

Inventors: Hino; Akira (Asaka, JP)
Title: Web server system
Patent Number: 8,160,985

Inventors: Hinque; Daniel Paul Luc Marie (Habay-la-Neuve, BE), Collette; Jean Joseph Victor (Arlon, BE), Bormann; Rene Louis (Moesdorf, LU), Russo; Massimo Di Giacomo (Olm, LU), Bonnet; Gilles (Niederfeulen, LU)
Title: Tire and self-inflation apparatus assembly
Patent Number: 8,156,978

Inventors: Hinz; Andreas (Onsala, SE), Andersson; Lennart (Varberg, SE)
Title: Method, device and computer program product for diagnosing of at least one exhaust emission control unit
Patent Number: 8,156,728

Inventors: Hioka; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP), Ogiwara; Ryu (Yokohama, JP), Takashima; Daisaburo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Current supply circuit
Patent Number: 8,159,285

Inventors: Hirabayashi; Mitsuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Kawate; Fumitaka (Kanagawa, JP), Ishizaka; Toshihiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Recording apparatus, reproduction apparatus, and file management method
Patent Number: 8,161,021

Inventors: Hirai; Hideaki (Kanagawa, JP), Aoki; Shin (Kanagawa, JP), Kobayashi; Masanori (Kanagawa, JP), Li; Xue (Kanagawa, JP), Kasahara; Ryosuke (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Object identifying apparatus, moving body control apparatus, and information providing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,317,754

Inventors: Hirai; Yuu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Cellular phone
Patent Number: 8,160,658

Inventors: Hiraiwa; Kazuyoshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Shift device with synchronizer
Patent Number: 9,316,269

Inventors: Hirano; Masashi (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Musical performance data creating apparatus with visual zooming assistance
Patent Number: 7,365,261

Inventors: Hirayama; Ryuichi (Musashimurayama, JP)
Title: Power supply circuit
Patent Number: 7,365,592

Inventors: Hirayama; Ryuichi (Musashimurayama, JP)
Title: Active matrix type display device which compensates for an electrical potential variation caused by inter-pixel parasitic capacitance between two adjacent pixels connected to different signal lines
Patent Number: 8,159,435

Inventors: Hirdina; Jochen (Regensburg, DE), Bielmeier; Heinrich (Pilsting-Grosskollnbach, DE), Senn; Konrad (Regensburg, DE), Winkler; Gunter (Zell, DE)
Title: Blow-molding machine with pressure cylinder with force equalization means for piston compressor
Patent Number: 9,314,957

Inventors: Hirooka; Ken (Kyoto, JP), Kuwabara; Shouji (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Radiographic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,160,202

Inventors: Hirsch; Stefan (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Temperature control device for the temperature control of a battery and method for the production of a temperature control device
Patent Number: 9,318,782

Inventors: Hiscock; Paul Dominic (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Encrypting communications
Patent Number: 9,319,098

Inventors: Hodgkinson; Eric James (New Hartford, CT), Lutian; David M. (Milford, CT)
Title: Anti-clog and non-metallic debris detector for lubrication system inlet
Patent Number: 9,316,630

Inventors: Hodson; William R. (Telford, PA)
Title: Method for optimizing a link schedule
Patent Number: 7,363,380

Inventors: Hoffman; Robert C. (Woodstock, MD), Pritchett; Timothy (Silver Spring, MD)
Title: Large aperture polymer electro-optic shutter device and method of manufacturing same
Patent Number: 8,159,738

Inventors: Hoffmann; Guy (Sandweiler, LU), Clerx; Frank A (Luxembourg, LU), Wanlin; Hugues M J G (Bertrix, BE)
Title: Solenoid actuated fuel injector having a pressure balanced pintle
Patent Number: 7,363,914

Inventors: Hoffmann; Nils (Hamburg, DE), Theuer; Rainer (Sehnde, DE)
Title: Method of context adaptive binary arithmetic coding and coding apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,365,659

Inventors: Hofstadler; Steven A. (Vista, CA), Cummins; Lendell L. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods for rapid purification of nucleic acids for subsequent analysis by mass spectrometry by solution capture
Patent Number: 8,158,354

Inventors: Hofstadler; Steven A. (Vista, CA), Gutierrez; Jose R. (San Marcos, CA), Hannis; James C. (Vista, CA), Drader; Jared J. (Carlsbad, CA), Bare; Rex O. (Lake Forest, CA), Smith; Jeffrey C. (Irvine, CA), Gleason; Paul J. (Laguna Niguel, CA), Nathanson; Jared (Mission Viejo, CA)
Title: Ionization probe assemblies
Patent Number: 8,158,936

Inventors: Hohmann; Arno (Munich, DE), Graf; Hans (Rosenheim, DE)
Title: Chip card with a display
Patent Number: 9,317,797

Inventors: Hoke, II; Steven Hamilton (West Chester, OH), Strand; Ross (Beijing, CN), Wang; Xiaoli (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Yiqun (Beijing, CN)
Title: Oral care compositions comprising phytic acid
Patent Number: 9,314,410

Inventors: Hollerer; Markus (Schwabisch Hall, DE)
Title: Vehicle interior device
Patent Number: 9,315,165

Inventors: Holmes; John (Redmond, WA), Miller; David Michael (Redmond, WA), VonKoch; Walter (Seattle, WA)
Title: Transport system for instant messaging
Patent Number: 7,363,378

Inventors: Holzner; Richard (Stephanskirchen, DE), Huber; Thomas (Schliersee, DE)
Title: Cargo gate for holding at least one cargo item within a cargo hold of an aircraft, cargo deck with a corresponding cargo gate, and method for converting or fitting out a cargo deck for the purpose of airdropping cargo items
Patent Number: 9,315,269

Inventors: Honda; Tadashi (Kanagawa, JP), Kohkaki; Tetsuharu (Kanagawa, JP), Yamano; Kenta (Kanagawa, JP), Amikura; Tomoya (Tokyo, JP), Kumagai; Masateru (Kanagawa, JP), Hayashi; Yuuichiroh (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus including an execution control unit, information processing system having the same, and stop method using the same
Patent Number: 9,317,396

Inventors: Honda; Takayuki (Oita, JP), Kobayashi; Masaki (Oita, JP), Nakano; Tetsuya (Oita, JP), Yamamoto; Akihiro (Hiroshima, JP), Kaga; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: On-line grinding method for work roll
Patent Number: 7,364,492

Inventors: Hong; Chang Young (Namyangju, KR)
Title: CMOS image sensor and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,364,936

Inventors: Hong; Jin-seok (Suwon, KR)
Title: Wireless communication apparatus, method thereof, and wireless communication system employing the same
Patent Number: 7,366,534

Inventors: Hong; Ki Su (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Jung Woo (Seoul, KR), Bae; Seong Won (Seoul, KR), Chin; Sim Won (Seoul, KR)
Title: Air conditioner
Patent Number: 7,363,770

Inventors: Hong; Kwangtaek (Ann Arbor, MI), Styles; Bryan (Livonia, MI)
Title: Carbon dioxide refrigerant-coolant heat exchanger
Patent Number: 8,156,754

Inventors: Hong; Sang Hyun (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Yang; Yae Ho (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Ryu; Young Sik (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Flameproof styrenic resin composition
Patent Number: 7,365,114

Inventors: Hong; Sog Kie (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jong Seok (Seoul, KR), Kim; Sung Min (Seoul, KR), Park; Dae Yun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Dryer
Patent Number: 9,316,442

Inventors: Hong; Wanjin (Singapore, SG), Chan; Siew Wee (Singapore, SG)
Title: TAZ/WWTR1 for diagnosis and treatment of cancer
Patent Number: 9,316,654

Inventors: Honjo; Kenichi (Osaka, JP), Azuma; Makoto (Tokushima, JP), Sakaue; Shigeo (Osaka, JP)
Title: Interchangeable lens, camera system, and its control method
Patent Number: 8,159,542

Inventors: Hopkins; Shane Edward (San Diego, CA), Shin; Tanya Joy (San Diego, CA), Low; Melisa C. (San Diego, CA), Poon; Yan (San Diego, CA), Cho; Alvin Aram (San Diego, CA)
Title: Salt tolerant organisms
Patent Number: 9,315,771

Inventors: Hori; Kenichi (Tama, JP), Tanaka; Hiromi (Tama, JP), Collins; Paddy Eliot (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Media cartridge autoloader
Patent Number: 7,365,935

Inventors: Hoshi; Tomoya (Fujisawa, JP), Yamada; Atsushi (Saitama, JP), Kawashima; Tooru (Funabashi, JP), Nishidate; Mitsuhiro (Sagamihara, JP), Toda; Tsuyoshi (Kodaira, JP), Nishimura; Koichiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Optical disc recording apparatus and recording power control method
Patent Number: 8,159,913

Inventors: Hoshiya; Taiji (Higashi-Ibaraki-gun, JP)
Title: Method of judging practical conditions for use of an ordered alloy under irradiation environments
Patent Number: 7,366,644

Inventors: Hotta; Aira (Machida, JP), Okumura; Haruhiko (Fujisawa, JP), Minamizaki; Hironori (Kawasaki, JP), Sasaki; Hisashi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal drive apparatus and liquid crystal display apparatus
Patent Number: 8,159,433

Inventors: Hotta; Yoshiyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Culture medium and method for inducing differentiation into bone cells
Patent Number: 9,315,777

Inventors: Hovel; Simone (Ennetbaden, CH), Stankowski; Alexander (Siggenthal-Station, CH), Ambrosy; Gunter (Baden-Dattwil, CH), Hoebel; Matthias (Windisch, CH), Schnell; Alexander (Baden, CH), Bissig; Hans (Wohlen, CH), Kurtz; Rainer (Baden-Rutihof, CH)
Title: Gas turbine hot gas component repair method
Patent Number: 8,156,649

Inventors: Hovinen; Jari (Raisio, FI)
Title: Biomolecule labeling reactants based on azacycloalkanes and conjugates derived thereof
Patent Number: 8,158,782

Inventors: Howard; Curtiss J. (Cary, NC), Kaplinger; Todd E. (Raleigh, NC), Nagy; William A. (New York, NY)
Title: State scope data file sharing
Patent Number: 9,317,520

Inventors: Hrle; Namik (Boeblingen, DE), Schuetzner; Johannes (Boeblingen, DE), Teng; James (San Jose, CA)
Title: Enhanced identification of relevant database indices
Patent Number: 8,161,017

Inventors: Hsiao; Bor-Yuan (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Method for determining location of infrared-cut filter on substrate
Patent Number: 7,365,329

Inventors: Hsu; Cheng-Chung (Hsinchu, TW), Tsai; Yu-Nan (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Micro-projection system
Patent Number: 9,316,891

Inventors: Hsu; Sheng Teng (Camas, WA), Zhang; Fengyan (Vancouver, WA), Stecker; Gregory M. (Vancouver, WA), Barrowcliff; Robert A. (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Silicon phosphor electroluminescence device with nanotip electrode
Patent Number: 7,364,924

Inventors: Hu; Honglin (Shanghai, CN), Wang; Haifeng (Shanghai, CN), Zhou; Ping (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Method, devices and system for local collision avoidance for random access in relay networks
Patent Number: 9,320,060

Inventors: Hu; Qingying (Clifton Park, NY), Harding; Kevin George (Nishkayuna, NY), Ross; Joseph Benjamin (Cincinnati, OH), Hamilton; Donald Wagner (Burnt Hills, NY)
Title: Methods and apparatus for inspecting an object
Patent Number: 7,365,862

Inventors: Hu; Sheng-Hsin (Appleton, WI), Ko; Young Chan (Neenah, WI)
Title: Method of producing twisted, curly fibers
Patent Number: 7,364,639

Inventors: Huang; Chien-Ping (Taichung, TW), Huang; Chih-Ming (Taichung, TW), Chang; Cheng-Yi (Taichung, TW)
Title: Sensor semiconductor device with sensor chip
Patent Number: 7,365,364

Inventors: Huang; Ching-Tzer (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Additive for aqueous polyurethane dispersion
Patent Number: 8,158,717

Inventors: Huang; Hsieh-Ting (Miaoli, TW)
Title: Electronic device enclosure
Patent Number: 9,317,061

Inventors: Huang; Po-Kai (Santa Clara, CA), Stacey; Robert (Portland, OR), Yang; Rongzhen (Shanghai, CN), Li; Qinghua (San Ramon, CA), Chen; Xiaogang (Beijing, CN)
Title: Systems, methods, and devices for identifying Wi-Fi signals for spatial reuse
Patent Number: 9,319,258

Inventors: Huang; Sheng (Singapore, SG), Wu; Jian Kang (Singapore, SG)
Title: Optical watermark
Patent Number: 7,366,301

Inventors: Huang; Wu-Song (Brewster, NY), Li; Wai-kin (Beacon, NY), Wang; Ping-Chuan (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Multi-exposure lithography employing differentially sensitive photoresist layers
Patent Number: 8,158,014

Inventors: Huang; Xiaowei (Shenzhen, CN), Pu; Ke (Shenzhen, CN), Zhang; WeiFeng (Shenzhen, CN), Zhen; Shou De (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Temperature triggering ejector mechanism for lock pin soldering type component
Patent Number: 9,314,861

Inventors: Huang; Yong-Zhao (Wuhan, CN)
Title: Buzzer circuit
Patent Number: 9,318,088

Inventors: Huemoeller; Ronald Patrick (Chandler, AZ), Hiner; David Jon (Chandler, AZ), Rusli; Sukianto (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Semiconductor package and substrate having multi-level vias fabrication method
Patent Number: 7,365,006

Inventors: Huet; Stephanie (Grenoble, FR), Ait-Mani; Abdenacer (Saint Egreve, FR), Di Cioccio; Lea (Saint Ismier, FR)
Title: Method for producing photosensitive infrared detectors
Patent Number: 9,318,527

Inventors: Hull; Jonathan J. (Cupertino, CA), Peairs; Mark (Menlo Park, CA), Cullen; John (Redwood City, CA), Baxter; Michael (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Automatic and transparent document archiving
Patent Number: 8,159,692

Inventors: Hung; Ching-Wei (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Substrate and package with micro BGA configuration
Patent Number: 8,159,063

Inventors: Hung; Min-Hui (Hsinchu, TW), Luo; Chung-Chih (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Circuit and method for processing image abnormality caused by power supply
Patent Number: 8,159,569

Inventors: Hunt; Christian L. (Cary, NC), Le Vay; Charles (Cary, NC), Merrill; Ethan K. (Durham, NC), Palmer; Jake (Durham, NC)
Title: Method and algorithm for content layout across diverse and dynamic displays
Patent Number: 9,317,302

Inventors: Hunt; Galen C. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Stateless distributed computer architecture with server-oriented state-caching objects maintained on network or client
Patent Number: 8,161,163

Inventors: Hwang; Chien-Meen (San Jose, CA), Kutagulla; Harish (San Jose, CA), Hanusch; Thomas (Coswig, DE)
Title: Time domain estimation of IQ imbalance in a wireless OFDM direct conversion receiver
Patent Number: 7,366,255

Inventors: Hwang; Jinyup (Seoul, KR), Lee; Sangwook (Seoul, KR), Jung; Manyoung (Seoul, KR), Yang; Yoonoh (Seoul, KR), Lim; Suhwan (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and terminal for measuring interference in heterogeneous network having co-existing macro cell and small-scale cell
Patent Number: 9,319,919

Inventors: Hyakuda; Hirokazu (Wakayama, JP), Kakihira; Hiroshi (Fuzi, JP), Kamo; Hisao (Ushiku, JP)
Title: Ink jet recording medium and production process thereof, and fine particle dispersion
Patent Number: 8,158,223

Inventors: Hyde; Caleb S. (Overland Park, KS), Wurtenberger; Andrew Mark (Olathe, KS), Barbee; Bryan Timothy (Olathe, KS)
Title: Test device for gain level determination of wireless repeater systems
Patent Number: 8,160,501

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Livermore, CA), Jung; Edward K. Y. (Bellevue, WA), Myhrvold; Nathan P. (Medina, WA), Pendry; John Brian (London, GB), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Bellevue, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Livermore, CA)
Title: Plasmon switch
Patent Number: 7,366,373

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Kare; Jordin T. (Seattle, WA), Leuthardt; Eric C. (St. Louis, MO), Lord; Richard T. (Gig Harbor, WA), Lord; Robert W. (Seattle, WA), Rivet; Dennis J. (Chesapeake, VA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Mercer Island, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Systems, devices, and methods including a wheelchair-assist robot
Patent Number: 9,314,928

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Kare; Jordin T. (Seattle, WA), Leuthardt; Eric C. (St. Louis, MO), Lord; Richard T. (Gig Harbor, WA), Lord; Robert W. (Seattle, WA), Rivet; Dennis J. (Chesapeake, VA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Mercer Island, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Systems, devices, and methods including a wheelchair-assist robot
Patent Number: 9,314,929

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Kindsvogel; Wayne R. (Seattle, WA), McKnight; Gary L. (Bothell, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Ingestible salt grabber
Patent Number: 9,314,523

Inventors: Iacono; Aldo T. (Hunts Valley, MA), Bartley; Griffith (Gibson Island, MD)
Title: Use of aerosolized cyclosporine for prevention and treatment of pulmonary disease
Patent Number: 8,158,110

Inventors: Ichikawa; Mikiya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer program product each to process a plurality of printer languages
Patent Number: 8,159,684

Inventors: Ichikawa; Mikiya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus for accelerated processing of print data by maximizing word-boundary accesses of image data
Patent Number: 8,159,708

Inventors: Ichikawa; Takeshi (Nagano-ken, JP), Tanjo; Toru (Nagano-ken, JP), Koido; Kazunori (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Sheet feeding device
Patent Number: 7,364,154

Inventors: Ide; Tsuyoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Rudy; Raymond H. (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Calculating risk assessment value of event sequence
Patent Number: 9,317,804

Inventors: Idusogie; Esohe Ekinaduese (Burlingame, CA), Presta; Leonard G. (San Francisco, CA), Mulkerrin; Michael George (Hillsborough, CA)
Title: Polypeptide variants
Patent Number: 7,364,731

Inventors: Ieong; Meikei (Wappingers Falls, NY), Reznicek; Alexander (Mount Kisco, NY), Yang; Min (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: CMOS on hybrid substrate with different crystal orientations using silicon-to-silicon direct wafer bonding
Patent Number: 7,364,958

Inventors: Ignatowicz; Steven (Grayslake, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for obtaining a temperature measurement using an InGaAs detector
Patent Number: 7,364,355

Inventors: Iino; Koichi (Yokohama, JP), Shen; Guo-Jian (Kunshan, CN)
Title: Electrical docking connector
Patent Number: 7,364,464

Inventors: Iizuka; Chiaki (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Movable tray drive control device and movable tray drive control method
Patent Number: 8,157,259

Inventors: Iizuka; Daisuke (Yokohama, JP), Oda; Takuya (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Operation delay monitoring method, operation management apparatus, and operation management program
Patent Number: 9,319,284

Inventors: Iizuka; Yousuke (Yokosuka, JP), Ogawa; Shinsuke (Yokohama, JP), Sakai; Masahiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Mobile communication terminal and method for controlling a plurality of receiving apparatuses mounted on mobile communication terminal
Patent Number: 8,160,521

Inventors: Ikai; Yoshiaki (Kawasaki, JP), Iida; Atsuo (Kawasaki, JP), Imamura; Takahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Fujimaki; Tohru (Kawasaki, JP), Yokohata; Toru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information-recording/reproducing apparatus and method of detecting the gap between a head and a recording medium
Patent Number: 7,365,931

Inventors: Ikeda; Masahiro (Nagano, JP)
Title: Information reading apparatus
Patent Number: 8,157,171

Inventors: Ikeda; Masakazu (Odawara, JP), Fukushima; Akio (Yokohama, JP), Hirose; Koichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Address generating and detecting method and reproducing and recording apparatus
Patent Number: 8,159,906

Inventors: Ikenaga; Chikao (Tokyo-to, JP), Shimazaki; You (Tokyo-to, JP), Masuda; Masachika (Tokyo-to, JP), Hosokawa; Kazuhito (Ibaraki, JP), Okeyui; Takuji (Ibaraki, JP), Yoshikawa; Keisuke (Ibaraki, JP), Ikemura; Kazuhiro (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device fabricating apparatus and semiconductor device fabricating method
Patent Number: 7,365,441

Inventors: Illendula; Ajith K. (Albuquerque, NM), Low; Philip F. (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Methods and apparatus to share a thread to reclaim memory space in a non-volatile memory file system
Patent Number: 8,161,226

Inventors: Imamura; Yoshio (Ayase, JP), Matsumoto; Tohru (Ayase, JP), Shimizu; Ryoichi (Ayase, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a component-embedded substrate
Patent Number: 9,320,185

Inventors: Imanaka; Yoshinori (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Control circuit for inverter
Patent Number: 8,159,151

Inventors: Imoto; Yoji (Kobe, JP), Uesaka; Kenichi (Kobe, JP), Taguchi; Takafumi (Kobe, JP), Omura; Naoya (Kobe, JP), Kunisawa; Tetsuya (Kobe, JP), Yamauchi; Satomi (Kobe, JP)
Title: Rubber composition and pneumatic tire
Patent Number: 9,315,647

Inventors: Incavo; Joseph Alan (Hudson, OH), Fuhrig; Thomas Roy (North Canton, OH), Busch; Warren James (North Canton, OH), Marks; Patrick David (Uniontown, OH)
Title: Tire with zoned built-in sealant layer
Patent Number: 8,156,979

Inventors: Inoue; Go (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Communication terminal that performs network packet communication using sip servers, control method for the communication terminal, and storage medium
Patent Number: 9,319,438

Inventors: Inoue; Shunsuke (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Solid-state image pick-up device and imaging system using the same
Patent Number: 8,159,010

Inventors: Inoue; Toru (Anjyo, JP), Ishikawa; Masaki (Anjyo, JP), Ishikawa; Youhei (Anjyo, JP), Matsuyama; Sohei (Nukata-gun, JP), Mori; Hideyuki (Inuyama, JP)
Title: Ultralight soundproof material
Patent Number: 8,158,246

Inventors: Inoue; Toshio (Tochigi-ken, JP), Takahashi; Akira (Tochigi-ken, JP), Minowa; Satoru (Mooka, JP), Nakamura; Yoshio (Neyagawa, JP), Onishi; Masahide (Osaka, JP)
Title: Active vibratory noise control apparatus matching characteristics of audio devices
Patent Number: 8,160,266

Inventors: Inui; Hiroshi (Osaka, JP), Hatakeyama; Chisato (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus having an optical sensor provided in opposition to a transfer belt formed of an endless belt
Patent Number: 7,366,437

Inventors: Irie; Yoshiaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus, control method thereof, and computer-readable storage medium storing program
Patent Number: 8,158,918

Inventors: Irita; Kiyoshi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Image recording method, ink set, recorded material
Patent Number: 8,157,370

Inventors: Isaev; Andrey (Moscow, RU)
Title: Document scanning method, system, and device having sets of parallel lines as background
Patent Number: 9,319,547

Inventors: Ishibashi; Osamu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication network control system, control method, node and program
Patent Number: 7,366,112

Inventors: Ishii; Atsujiro (Nishi-tokyo, JP), Hanzawa; Toyoharu (Mitaka, JP)
Title: Electronic image pickup system
Patent Number: 7,365,910

Inventors: Ishii; Kenji (Ninomiya, JP), Murotani; Akira (Odawara, JP), Abe; Tetsuya (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Storage system and control method thereof
Patent Number: 8,161,317

Inventors: Ishii; Minami (Yokohama, JP), Nakamura; Takehiro (Yokosuka, JP), Sato; Takuya (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Transmission power control method and controller
Patent Number: 7,366,476

Inventors: Ishii; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Traveling apparatus and method for controlling thereof
Patent Number: 7,363,993

Inventors: Ishikawa; Koji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Connector and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 9,318,851

Inventors: Ishikawa; Shinya (Isehara, JP)
Title: Support structure
Patent Number: 8,157,309

Inventors: Ishikawa; Tetsuya (Hachioji, JP), Kabashima; Hirotaka (Tachikawa, JP), Komatsu; Toru (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,366,458

Inventors: Ishizaki; Ryuichiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Determining transport block size using channel quality indicator value and block error rate
Patent Number: 8,159,981

Inventors: Iteya; Yoshihide (Izumisano, JP), Tokumoto; Naoya (Sakai, JP), Hock; Kua Wei (Pine Close, SG)
Title: Bicycle shift control device with light structure
Patent Number: 7,363,873

Inventors: Ito; Haruki (Nagano, JP), Mizuno; Shinji (Nagano, JP), Yamaguchi; Koji (Okinawa, JP)
Title: Test probe and tester, method for manufacturing the test probe
Patent Number: 7,365,561

Inventors: Ito; Junichi (Fuchu, JP)
Title: Imager apparatus
Patent Number: 7,365,788

Inventors: Ito; Kazuharu (Nishinomiya, JP), Shiomichi; Yasuko (Kobe, JP), Casalme; Dennis San Agustin (Kobe, JP)
Title: Absorbent product for protection of disposable tape from ultraviolet ray
Patent Number: 8,157,777

Inventors: Ito; Masayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Sugimoto; Hideki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,318,167

Inventors: Ito; Michiaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Belt driving apparatus and image forming apparatus that uses the belt driving apparatus
Patent Number: 8,157,684

Inventors: Itoh; Masaya (Hitachi, JP), Moro; Eiji (Totsuka, JP), Fujii; Hiromasa (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Video surveillance equipment and video surveillance system
Patent Number: 8,159,537

Inventors: Itoh; Yoshinori (Shimotsuke, JP)
Title: Zoom lens system and image pickup apparatus having same
Patent Number: 8,159,758

Inventors: Iton; Liron (Nes Ziona, IL), Haik; Oren (Nes Ziona, IL), Perry; Oded (Nes Ziona, IL), Frank; Tal (Nes Ziona, IL)
Title: Velocity estimation methods, and imaging devices and printing devices using the methods
Patent Number: 9,315,047

Inventors: Itou; Taisuke (Kawasaki, JP), Matsuo; Naoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Transfer function estimating device, noise suppressing apparatus and transfer function estimating method
Patent Number: 8,160,264

Inventors: Itsumi; Kazuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Yamamoto; Takahiro (Fuchu, JP), Nakano; Takahisa (Kawasaki, JP), Ikari; Seiji (Yokohama, JP), Miura; Junji (Naka-gun, JP), Saito; Tsutomu (Yokohama, JP), Nishimura; Takanobu (Chigasaki, JP)
Title: Stiffness detector, stiffness detection method, and paper sheet processor including stiffness detector
Patent Number: 8,156,808

Inventors: Iwasaki; Osamu (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Multistep index optical fiber
Patent Number: 7,366,389

Inventors: Iwashita; Hiroaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Medium storing logic simulation program, logic simulation apparatus, and logic simulation method
Patent Number: 8,160,859

Inventors: Iwata; Koichiro (Ebina, JP), Itano; Tetsuya (Zama, JP), Takahashi; Hidekazu (Zama, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging apparatus with decoders for controlling reset switches
Patent Number: 8,159,577

Inventors: Iyer; Sridhar G. (Matthews, NC), Duis; James Joseph (Charlotte, NC), Gordon; Mark (Huntersville, NC), Egan; Luke (Rock Hill, SC)
Title: Sound damping compositions and methods for application and use
Patent Number: 9,315,689

Inventors: Iyoki; Masato (Chiba, JP), Watanabe; Naoya (Chiba, JP)
Title: Self displacement sensing cantilever and scanning probe microscope
Patent Number: 8,161,568

Inventors: Izu; Tetsuya (London, GB), Takenaka; Masahiko (Kawasaki, JP), Kojima; Hisashi (Yokosuka, JP), Furukawa; Kazuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Node, communication method, and communication system
Patent Number: 9,319,923

Inventors: Jaarsma; Neal C. (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for on-chip adjustment of chip characteristics
Patent Number: 8,159,241

Inventors: Jabri; Marwan A. (Tiburon, CA), Jongbloed; Robert (Rozelle, AU), Wong; Albert (Rohnert Park, CA)
Title: Methods and system for fast session establishment between equipment using H.324 and related telecommunications protocols
Patent Number: 7,366,192

Inventors: Jacquin; Thierry (St Martin d'Uriage, FR)
Title: System and method for specification and enforcement of a privacy policy in online services
Patent Number: 9,317,710

Inventors: Jalali; Ahmad (San Diego, CA), Tian; Bin (San Diego, CA), Schiff; Leonard N. (San Diego, CA), Ames; William G. (Poway, CA)
Title: Interference mitigation techniques for air to ground systems
Patent Number: 9,319,172

Inventors: Jambor; Kristin L. (Cincinnati, OH), Wiley; Jeffrey P. (Milford, OH), Weaner; Lauren S. (Beavercreek, OH), Jensen; Dustin R. (Loveland, OH), Swindon; Patrick J. (Cincinnati, OH), Widenhouse; Christopher W. (Loveland, OH)
Title: Gastric band suture tab extender
Patent Number: 7,364,542

Inventors: James; Simon (Le Plessis-Robinson, FR), Michaux; Michel (Verrieres-le-Buisson, FR)
Title: Sealant composition
Patent Number: 8,158,563

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: 9,317,328

Inventors: Jander; Ralph Brian (Freefold, NJ), Jiang; Yan (Manalapan, NJ)
Title: Orthogonally-combining interleaving filter multiplexer and systems and methods using same
Patent Number: 9,319,169

Inventors: Jang; Bong-ki (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Signal receiving apparatus and control method thereof
Patent Number: 8,160,524

Inventors: Jang; Byoung-Gi (Suwon-si, KR), Hwang; In-Seok (Seoul, KR), Yi; Byoung-Ha (Seoul, KR), Yoon; Soon-Young (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for allocating preamble index of self configuration base station in broadband wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,160,646

Inventors: Jang; Hoon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Choi; Jong Hyun (Incheon, KR)
Title: Backlight unit
Patent Number: 7,364,316

Inventors: Janick; James J. (Hanover Township, PA), Prosperi; Milton (Mountaintop, PA), Burrell; Michelle (Harveys Lake, PA)
Title: Door protector
Patent Number: 9,316,048

Inventors: Jaquette; Glen Alan (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Method, system, and program for securely providing keys to encode and decode data in a storage cartridge
Patent Number: 9,317,720

Inventors: Jeng; Shwang-Ming (Hsin-Chu, TW), Yeh; Ming Ling (Tainan, TW), Bao; Tien-I (Hsin-Chu, TW), Lin; Keng-Chu (Ping-Tung, TW)
Title: C.sub.xH.sub.y sacrificial layer for cu/low-k interconnects
Patent Number: 7,365,026

Inventors: Jeon; Jae-Hwan (Suwon-si, KR), Ok; Jung-Soo (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Jeong-Ki (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Backlight assembly and liquid crystal display
Patent Number: 8,159,630

Inventors: Jeon; Jin (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Display device and method of testing sensing unit thereof
Patent Number: 7,365,562

Inventors: Jeong; Soon-Yong (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method of pre-processing conditional region
Patent Number: 8,161,466

Inventors: Jesberger; Martin (Mainz, DE), Kliesch; Holger (Ginsheim, DE), Hilkert; Gottfried (Saulheim, DE), Bartsch; Stefan (Wiesbaden, DE)
Title: Biaxially oriented polyester film with adhesion-promoting coating
Patent Number: 7,364,800

Inventors: Jhuang; Yun-Shiang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Communication device for transmitting/acquiring a phone number via a link network and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,366,527

Inventors: Jiang; Li Jun (Beijing, CN), Lin; Rui (Beijing, CN), Wang; Hao Meng (Beijing, CN), Zhao; Qin (Beijing, CN)
Title: Preventing malicious observance of private information
Patent Number: 9,317,699

Inventors: Jiang; Li Jun (Beijing, CN), Lin; Rui (Beijing, CN), Wang; Hao Meng (Beijing, CN), Zhao; Qin (Beijing, CN)
Title: Preventing malicious observance of private information
Patent Number: 9,317,700

Inventors: Jiang; Weibin (Aurora, CO), McComish; Bruce E. (Mitchell, SD), Borum; Bryan C. (Commerce City, CO), Carryer; Benjamin H. (Denver, CO), Ibsen; Mark D. (Highlands Ranch, CO), Robertson; Mark (Denver, CO), Elrod; Eric (Arvada, CO), Weeks; Sim (Duluth, GA), Wright; Harold A. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Gasification system and method
Patent Number: 9,314,763

Inventors: Jiao; Jiexin (Beijing, CN), Lin; Mengxiang (Beijing, CN), Song; Song (Beijing, CN), Wang; Xiao Feng (Beijing, CN)
Title: Processing visible coding sequence, playing visible coding sequence
Patent Number: 9,317,731

Inventors: Jin; Yi (Beijing, CN), Li; Lei (Beijing, CN), Ma; Chun E. (Beijing, CN), Ma; Li Li (Beijing, CN), Yang; Bo (Beijing, CN), Zhou; Ying Hua (Beijing, CN)
Title: Query method for a distributed database system and query apparatus
Patent Number: 9,317,555

Inventors: Jo; Junho (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Jihyun (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method for efficient channel use
Patent Number: 9,319,886

Inventors: Johansson; Nils-Gunnar (Huddinge, SE), Kalyanov; Genaidy (Huddinge, SE), Martin; Joseph Armstrong (Hertfordshire, GB), Smith; David Bernard (San Mateo, CA), Winqvist; Anna (Huddinge, SE)
Title: Antiviral nucleosides
Patent Number: 8,158,779

Inventors: Johnson; Eric (Woodside, CA), Fogarty; Thomas J. (Portola Valley, CA), Arko; Frank (Plano, TX), Elkins; Jeff (Woodside, CA), Seery; Martin (San Rafael, CA)
Title: Devices and methods for vessel occlusion
Patent Number: 9,314,259

Inventors: Johnston; Benjamin M. (Los Gatos, CA), Kurita; Shinichi (San Jose, CA)
Title: Isolation of microwave sources through bellows
Patent Number: 9,315,900

Inventors: Joichi; Takahide (Amagasaki, JP), Okagawa; Hiroaki (Amagasaki, JP), Hiraoka; Shin (Amagasaki, JP), Shima; Toshihiko (Amagasaki, JP), Taniguchi; Hirokazu (Amagasaki, JP)
Title: Light emitting device using GaN LED chip
Patent Number: 8,158,990

Inventors: Jones; Anne (Redwood City, CA), Geagan; Jay (San Jose, CA), Gong; Kevin L. (Sunnyvale, CA), Periyannan; Alagu (San Francisco, CA), Singer; David W. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for media data transmission
Patent Number: 7,366,788

Inventors: Jones; Brian E. (Leiden, NL), Grant; William D. (Leicestershire, GB), Heaphy; Shaun (Leicester, GB), Grant; Susan (Leicestershire, GB)
Title: Bacillus 029cel cellulase
Patent Number: 8,158,397

Inventors: Jones; Christopher Daniel (Milford, NH)
Title: Method of purifying alkaline-earth and alkali-earth halides for crystal growth
Patent Number: 7,364,620

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: 7,366,338

Inventors: Jones; Paul Alexander (Amersham, GB)
Title: In vivo imaging method for cancer
Patent Number: 9,314,541

Inventors: Jonker; Niels (Reston, VA)
Title: Network access point detection and use
Patent Number: 9,319,967

Inventors: Jonsson; Elias (Malmo, SE)
Title: Power control in mobile radio communications systems
Patent Number: 7,366,230

Inventors: Joo; Won-Seok (Seoul, KR), Cho; Choong-Hyoun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Portable terminal
Patent Number: 8,159,592

Inventors: Jorgensen; Kristian (Horsens, DK)
Title: Method and apparatus for wrapping a stack with a wrapping sheet
Patent Number: 8,156,717

Inventors: Joseph; Benjamin E. (Mountain View, CA), Chen; Ian (Campbell, CA), Shaw; Kevin A (Millbrae, CA), Steele; James V. (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: System and method for calibrating sensors for different operating environments
Patent Number: 9,316,513

Inventors: Joubert; Pierre-Yves (Sceaux, FR), Le Diraison; Yohan (Cachan, FR), Pinassaud; Jean (Paris, FR)
Title: Method and device for eddy current imaging for the detection and the characterisation of defects hidden in complex structures
Patent Number: 8,159,216

Inventors: Judd; Zedic Daniel (Phoenix, AZ), Sheoran; Yogendra Yogi (Scottsdale, AZ), Reich; Jennifer Ann (Chandler, AZ), Kincheloe; Todd A. (Mesa, AZ), Wong; Yates (Humboldt, AZ)
Title: Inlet particle separator systems and methods
Patent Number: 9,314,723

Inventors: Jun; Jung Sig (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Carrier recovery device of digital TV receiver
Patent Number: 7,366,257

Inventors: Jung; Han-Yong (Gyeongsangnam-Do, KR), Ahn; Seung-Phyo (Gyeongsangnam-Do, KR), Lee; Sang-Ik (Gyeongsangnam-Do, KR), Wee; Jea-Hyuk (Gyeongsanguam-Do, KR), Kim; Yang-Ho (Gyeongsangnam-Do, KR), Eom; Yoon-Seob (Gyeongsangnam-Do, KR), Ryoo; Byeong-Jo (Gyeongsangnam-Do, KR), Song; Sung-Ho (Gyeongsangnam-Do, KR)
Title: Filter cleaning apparatus and ductless dryer implementing the same
Patent Number: 8,156,659

Inventors: Kaan; Keith G. (Mason, TX), Provost; J. Thomas (Round Rock, TX)
Title: System, method and computer program product for a universal communication connector
Patent Number: 7,366,769

Inventors: Kachi; Yasuhiko (Kanagawa, JP), Kadomatsu; Tetsuzo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Inkjet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,364,278

Inventors: Kachmar; Wayne M. (North Bennington, VT)
Title: Optical fiber cable having reinforcing layer of tape heat-bonded to jacket
Patent Number: 9,316,802

Inventors: Kadlicko; George (Rockford, IL)
Title: Piston assembly for rotary hydraulic machines
Patent Number: 7,364,409

Inventors: Kadowaki; Toshihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image processing job scheduler
Patent Number: 8,159,686

Inventors: Kahn; Colin (Morris Plains, NJ), Lamoureux; Philip (Succasunna, NJ), Turner; Michael (Madison, NJ), Young; Tomas (Parsippany, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for managing allocation of resources in a network
Patent Number: 8,159,953

Inventors: Kahn; Opher D. (Zichron-Yacov, IL), Peleg; Alexander (Haifa, IL), Valentine; Bob (Kiriat Tivon, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus to support an expanded register set
Patent Number: 7,363,476

Inventors: Kajan; Risto (Vaasa, FI), Rajala; Erkki (Vaasa, FI), N{dot over (a)}hls; Mikael (Raippaluoto, FI), Poyhonen; Simo (Vantaa, FI), Varpela; Martti (Vantaa, FI), Talja; Markku (Jarvenpaa, FI)
Title: Switching device combination for capacitive loads connected to direct voltage
Patent Number: 7,365,622

Inventors: Kakimoto; Etsuji (Kiyama, JP), Dohke; Kiyotaka (Oita, JP), Shibasaki; Ichiro (Fuji, JP), Imaoka; Nobuyoshi (Fuji, JP), Chiba; Akira (Kumamoto, JP)
Title: Solid material for magnet
Patent Number: 7,364,628

Inventors: Kakiuchi; Shinichi (Saitama, JP), Ohsawa; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP), Iwamoto; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Sequential shooting controller
Patent Number: 8,159,601

Inventors: Kaku; Kenichi (Sagamihara, JP), Hara; Norihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Kimura; Kohji (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for data processing with index search
Patent Number: 8,161,051

Inventors: Kalasapur; Swaroop (Santa Clara, CA), Song; Yu (Pleasanton, CA), Cheng; Doreen (San Jose, CA), Jeong; Sangoh (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Interaction between real-world digital environments and virtual worlds
Patent Number: 8,161,397

Inventors: Kalyanaraman; Karthik (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for prioritized data-driven software testing
Patent Number: 7,363,616

Inventors: Kamasuka; Atsushi (Matsudo, JP), Shoji; Fumio (Komae, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus with code generation and transfer to file to be printed
Patent Number: 8,159,698

Inventors: Kambara; Hideki (Hachioji, JP), Okano; Kazunori (Shiki, JP)
Title: DNA probe array
Patent Number: 7,364,850

Inventors: Kamerman; Adriaan (Nieuwegein, NL), Monteban; Leo (Nieuwegein, NL)
Title: Method of dynamically setting at least one threshold at an access point in a wireless local area network and the access point
Patent Number: 7,366,144

Inventors: Kamocsai; Robert L. (Manassas, VA), Vu; Vu A. (Falls Church, VA)
Title: Faceted, germanium slotted waveguide
Patent Number: 9,316,790

Inventors: Kanai; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Isozaki; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Koike; Ryuiti (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer program product
Patent Number: 9,317,681

Inventors: Kandolf; Michael (St. Clair, MI), Kapp; Matthias (Oak Park, MI)
Title: Dual independent phasing system with separate oil feeds
Patent Number: 9,316,128

Inventors: Kaneko; Mitsuru (Hiroshima, JP), Kitani; Aki (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Pressure detection device
Patent Number: 8,156,817

Inventors: Kang; Hoon (Gumi-si, KR)
Title: Transflective type liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 7,365,814

Inventors: Kang; Xinhai (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Assisting a Basic Input/Output System
Patent Number: 9,317,300

Inventors: Kano; Jun (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Radio communication terminal, radio base station, and packet communication method
Patent Number: 8,160,099

Inventors: Kanou; Hideto (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Transmitter/receiver circuit and transmission/reception method
Patent Number: 8,160,510

Inventors: Kapp; Stefan (Walheim, DE), Bungart; Stephan (Remscheid, DE), Schaarschmidt; Reinhard (Illingen, DE)
Title: Shift drum having an insertion-groove flank movable axially with respect to a shift drum axis and shifting method
Patent Number: 7,363,834

Inventors: Karpov; Elijah V. (Santa Clara, CA), Doyle; Brian S. (Portland, OR), Kuo; Charles C. (Hillsboro, OR), Chau; Robert S. (Portland, OR)
Title: Low voltage embedded memory having cationic-based conductive oxide element
Patent Number: 9,318,701

Inventors: Karunaratne; Nirupama (Alliston, CA), Long; Darin John (Orangeville, CA), Ricci; Robert (Woodbridge, CA), Lacey; William (Shelburne, CA), Van Muyen; Michel (Coldwater, CA)
Title: Photoactivatable paint curing device and method
Patent Number: 8,158,956

Inventors: Kasashima; Atsuki (Chichibu, JP)
Title: Golf ball
Patent Number: 7,364,515

Inventors: Kasatani; Kiyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Output terminal apparatus for printing data by email
Patent Number: 7,366,758

Inventors: Kasic, II; James Frank (Boulder, CO), Easter; James R (Lyons, CO)
Title: Integrated implantable hearing device, microphone and power unit
Patent Number: 9,314,625

Inventors: Katakura; Masahiro (Chofu, JP)
Title: Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 8,159,755

Inventors: Katayama; Takahiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Power assist device and ambulatory assist vehicle
Patent Number: 9,315,115

Inventors: Kato; Kazutoshi (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Method of designing progressive power lens group
Patent Number: 7,364,292

Inventors: Kato; Kojiro (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Mixing console having visual marking system applied to manual operators with subgrouping
Patent Number: 7,366,313

Inventors: Kato; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Kochi; Tetsunobu (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging apparatus and method of driving the same
Patent Number: 8,159,582

Inventors: Kato; Yoshinaga (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information processing system, information processing apparatus, and information communication method
Patent Number: 8,159,706

Inventors: Katou; Yuuichi (Susono, JP), Tomimatsu; Makoto (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 9,316,171

Inventors: Katra; Rodolphe (Blaine, MN), Chakravarthy; Niranjan (Eden Prairie, MN)
Title: Cardiac signal recording using dynamically generated detection thresholds
Patent Number: 9,314,178

Inventors: Katsuma; Nobuo (Saitama, JP), Nishimura; Tomoyoshi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Recording head with temperature sensor and printer with the recording head
Patent Number: 7,365,760

Inventors: Katz; Bruce R. (Sudbury, MA)
Title: Monitoring responses to changes to business process assets
Patent Number: 9,317,836

Inventors: Kawabe; Keita (Hyogo, JP), Murata; Kazuhiro (Osaka, JP), Mori; Yoshihiro (Kyoto, JP), Morota; Naohiko (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Switching control circuit, semiconductor device and switching power source apparatus
Patent Number: 8,159,846

Inventors: Kawahara; Takayuki (Higashiyamato, JP), Takemura; Riichiro (Tokyo, JP), Ono; Kazuo (Hachioji, JP), Kohinata; Nobuaki (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Semiconductor storage device and data processing method
Patent Number: 9,318,178

Inventors: Kawamura; Nobuo (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Database management method, database management apparatus, and database management program
Patent Number: 8,161,006

Inventors: Kawamura; Yoshihiro (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus of voltage measurement using flying capacitor and switching circuits
Patent Number: 7,365,528

Inventors: Kawarai; Kenichi (Kawasaki, JP), Nagata; Masakatsu (Kawasaki, JP), Tomonaga; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Matsuoka; Naoki (Kawasaki, JP), Kato; Tsuguo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Input line interface device and packet communication device
Patent Number: 7,366,165

Inventors: Kawasaki; Naoki (Kariya, JP), Imanishi; Masayuki (Okazaki, JP), Suzuki; Shunsuke (Nukata-gun, JP), Takafuji; Tetsuya (Anjo, JP)
Title: Cruising zone division line recognition apparatus
Patent Number: 9,317,940

Inventors: Kawasaki; Somei (Saitama, JP), Kawano; Fujio (Kanagawa, JP), Iseki; Masami (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Drive circuit, display apparatus using drive circuit, and evaluation method of drive circuit
Patent Number: 8,159,482

Inventors: Kawase; Takeo (Suwa, JP)
Title: Methods of fabricating patterned layers on a substrate
Patent Number: 7,364,996

Inventors: Kawashima; Takahiro (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for reproducing voice in synchronism with music piece
Patent Number: 7,365,260

Inventors: Kawata; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP), Mishima; Nao (Inagi, JP), Kaneko; Toshimitsu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Device and method of image processing for denoising based on degree of concentration of contribution ratios of basis patterns
Patent Number: 9,317,902

Inventors: Kazama; Michiko (Tokyo, JP), Tohyama; Mikio (Fujisawa, JP), Kushida; Koji (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Noise suppressing method and noise suppressing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,160,732

Inventors: Kazmi; Muhammad Ali (Bromma, SE), Hu; Rong (Beijing, CN), Bergman; Johan Mikael (Kista, SE)
Title: Downlink out of sync detection in continuous packet connectivity
Patent Number: 8,160,075

Inventors: Keerthi; Arvind Vijay (Karnataka, IN)
Title: Resolving spectral allocation conflicts in mobile networks
Patent Number: 9,320,052

Inventors: Kellock; Andrew (Mitcham, AU), Cook; Quentin David (Strathmore, AU)
Title: Shuttered electrical connector socket
Patent Number: 7,364,444

Inventors: Keohane; Susann M. (Austin, TX), Mullen; Shawn P. (Buda, TX), Murillo; Jessica C. (Austin, TX), McBrearty; Gerald F. (Austin, TX), Shieh; Johnny M. (Austin, TX)
Title: Displaying message content differential in popup window
Patent Number: 9,319,364

Inventors: Kerr; Bernard (Boston, MA), Gruen; Daniel M. (Newton, MA), Moody; Paul B. (Hyde Park, VT), Rohall; Steven L. (Winchester, MA), Kellerman; Seymour (Cambridge, MA), Patterson; John (Carlisle, MA)
Title: Calendar bar interface for electronic mail interaction
Patent Number: 7,363,590

Inventors: Kettenacker; Guenter (Steinheim, DE)
Title: Method and device for regulating the velocity of a vehicle
Patent Number: 8,160,798

Inventors: Khandelwal; Nikhil (Tucson, AZ), Terris; Benjamin S. (Tucson, AZ), Welp; Richard A. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Modifying an assignment of nodes to roles in a computing environment
Patent Number: 9,319,343

Inventors: Khoryaev; Alexey Vladimirovich (Dzerzhinsk, RU), Lomayev; Artyom (Nizhny Novgorod, RU), Maltsev; Alexander Alexandrovich (Nizhny Novgorod, RU), Kravtsov; Vladimir (Jerusalem, IL), Genossar; Michael (Modiin, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for inter-carrier interference mitigation in phase noise limited wirelss communiction systems
Patent Number: 9,319,166

Inventors: Khosravi; Hormuzd M. (Portland, OR), Keany; Bernie (Lake Oswego, OR)
Title: System for dynamic service provisioning
Patent Number: 7,363,473

Inventors: Kiely; Donald E. (Missoula, MT), Smith; Tyler N. (Missoula, MT)
Title: Hydroxypolyamide gel forming agents
Patent Number: 9,315,624

Inventors: Kiesele; Herbert (Lubeck, DE), Hengstenberg; Andreas (Lubeck, DE), Zbinden; Alex Martin (Bern, CH), Lauber; Rolf (Schuepfen, CH)
Title: Measuring system for the determination of the concentration of propofol (2,6-diisopropylphenol) in the respiratory flow
Patent Number: 7,364,552

Inventors: Kiiveri; Antti (Oulu, FI)
Title: Method for processing audiovisual information in an electronic device, a system, and an electronic device
Patent Number: 7,363,511

Inventors: Kim; Bong Cheol (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Joo Hyon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Yun; Se Jun (Seoul, KR), Noh; Eun Jung (Seoul, KR), Jang; Gi Uk (Seoul, KR), Han; Chang-Kyun (Seoul, KR), Cho; Yong-Baik (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kwak; Wie-Jong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Anti-gastritis and anti-ulcer agent containing Momordicae semen extract and momordica saponin I isolated from the same
Patent Number: 8,158,168

Inventors: Kim; Byoung-Hoon (Anyang-si, KR), Seo; Hanbyul (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Hyungtae (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method of transmitting data in multi-cell cooperative wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,160,013

Inventors: Kim; Chan-Yul (Puchon-shi, KR), Koh; Jun-Ho (Suwon-shi, KR), Oh; Yun-Je (Yongin-shi, KR)
Title: Clock and data recovery device coping with variable data rates
Patent Number: 7,366,271

Inventors: Kim; Do Yeon (Busan-si, KR), Kang; Hoon (Gumi-si, KR)
Title: Selective reflection/transmission optical device
Patent Number: 8,159,638

Inventors: Kim; Il-do (Seoul, KR), Jun; Jae-sung (Seoul, KR), Choi; Byung-sun (Gunpo-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for compensating signal distortion caused by noise
Patent Number: 8,159,566

Inventors: Kim; Jae Kyum (Gimhae-si, KR), Kim; Geon (Jinhae-si, KR), Hur; Chi Wan (Changwon-si, KR), Kang; Yu Beom (Changwon-si, KR), Je; Sang Man (Koje-si, KR)
Title: Drum type washing machine
Patent Number: 7,363,779

Inventors: Kim; Jeong Ki (Anyang-si, KR), Cho; Hee Jeong (Anyang-si, KR), Ryu; Ki Seon (Anyang-si, KR), Yuk; Young Soo (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method for efficiently transmitting broadcasting message in broadband wireless access system
Patent Number: 9,320,055

Inventors: Kim; Jeongki (Anyang-si, KR), Park; Giwon (Anyang-si, KR), Yuk; Youngsoo (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for transmitting a MAC control message in wireless access system
Patent Number: 9,319,231

Inventors: Kim; Jeongki (Anyang-si, KR), Seok; Yongho (Anyang-si, KR), Kwak; Jinsam (Anyang-si, KR), Choi; Jinsoo (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method for receiving downlink signal by station in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,319,902

Inventors: Kim; Jin Hee (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal comprising rotary type input device and method of setting sensitivity using the same
Patent Number: 8,159,476

Inventors: Kim; Joon Sung (Gyunggi-do, KR), Kim; Sang Hoon (Gyunggi-do, KR), Jung; Jae Hyun (Gyunggi-do, KR), Cho; Han Seo (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Printed circuit board for optical waveguide and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,160,417

Inventors: Kim; Jun-hyeong (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Gateway for supporting communications between network devices of different private networks
Patent Number: 7,366,188

Inventors: Kim; Kitae (Anyang-si, KR), Chun; Jinyoung (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Sunam (Anyang-si, KR), Kang; Jiwon (Anyang-si, KR), Ihm; Binchul (Anyang-si, KR), Park; Sungho (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method for transmitting control information by a base station in a wireless communication system, and device therefor
Patent Number: 9,319,192

Inventors: Kim; Kwang Soo (Gyunggi-do, KR), Lee; Young Ki (Gyunggi-do, KR), Choi; Seog Moon (Seoul, KR), Son; Jin Suk (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Power module package and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,318,352

Inventors: Kim; Kwang Soo (Suwon-Si, KR), Um; Kee Ju (Suwon-Si, KR), Lee; Suk Ho (Suwon-Si, KR), Chae; Joon Seok (Suwon-Si, KR)
Title: Leadless package type power semiconductor module
Patent Number: 9,318,423

Inventors: Kim; Min-Goo (Suwon-shi, KR), Ha; Sang-Hyuck (Suwon-shi, KR)
Title: Method and device for transmitting packet data in mobile communication system
Patent Number: 7,366,272

Inventors: Kim; Myung-sun (Uiwang-si, KR), Yoon; Young-sun (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Sun-nam (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Bong-seon (Seongnam-si, KR), Lee; Jae-heung (Suwon-si, KR), Han; Sung-hyu (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for managing digital content
Patent Number: 8,161,296

Inventors: Kim; Nam-Kyu (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Nam-Mi (Seoul, KR), Hwang; Chang-Hwan (Goyang-si, KR)
Title: Bidirectional slide-type mobile communication terminal and method of providing graphic user interface thereof
Patent Number: 8,160,650

Inventors: Kim; Reong-Hee (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Antenna tuning of portable terminal using EMI paint
Patent Number: 7,365,691

Inventors: Kim; Soo-Youn (Seongnam-si, KR), Shin; Kyung-Min (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Correlated double sampling unit in image sensor with attenuation of parasitic voltage loss
Patent Number: 8,159,583

Inventors: Kim; Sun-Young (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Data relay apparatus and method using telephone number
Patent Number: 8,160,592

Inventors: Kim; Sung-Jin (Suwon-si, KR), Moon; Yong-Suk (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Device and method for transmitting and receiving data by a transmit diversity scheme using multiple antennas in a mobile communication system
Patent Number: 7,366,253

Inventors: Kim; Tae-Jin (Yongin, KR)
Title: Display apparatus and method of driving the same
Patent Number: 9,318,063

Inventors: Kim; Te-Hyun (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Device management system and device management command scheduling method thereof
Patent Number: 8,161,150

Inventors: Kim; Yeong-Taeg (Irvine, CA)
Title: Methods of suppressing ringing artifact of decompressed images
Patent Number: 8,160,384

Inventors: Kim; Young Seog (Pleasanton, CA), Hsu; Kuoyuan (Peter) (San Jose, CA), Tao; Derek C. (Fremont, CA), Kim; Young Suk (Fremont, CA)
Title: Recycling charges
Patent Number: 8,159,862

Inventors: Kim; Young-gie (Seoul, KR)
Title: System for directing moving object
Patent Number: 7,365,512

Inventors: Kim; Young-jin (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for editing TS program information and TS recording device using the same
Patent Number: 9,319,736

Inventors: Kim; Young-tae (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Kyung-yeup (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Jun-tai (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Jung-ho (Yongin-si, KR), Ko; Sang-chul (Seoul, KR)
Title: Sound reproducing apparatus and sound reproducing method
Patent Number: 8,160,281

Inventors: Kimura; Hitotoshi (Nagano-ken, JP), Nozawa; Izumi (Nagano-ken, JP), Ishizawa; Taku (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Injection apparatus and a valve device provided in a passage
Patent Number: 8,157,360

Inventors: Kimura; Kazuya (Kariya, JP), Shimizu; Izuru (Kariya, JP), Kawata; Takeshi (Kariya, JP)
Title: Method of assembling a sealed type motor-driven compressor
Patent Number: 7,363,696

Inventors: Kimura; Takayuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information processing system, information processing apparatus, and information processing method
Patent Number: 9,319,549

Inventors: King; Phillip Mark (Witney, GB)
Title: Roof drainage system
Patent Number: 9,316,001

Inventors: King; Scott (Winnipeg, CA), Sharp; Jonathan (Calgary, CA)
Title: Method for radio-frequency nuclear magnetic resonance imaging
Patent Number: 8,159,222

Inventors: Kinney; Anthony J. (Wilmington, DE), Fader; Gary M. (Landenberg, PA)
Title: Suppression of specific classes of soybean seed protein genes
Patent Number: 7,365,242

Inventors: Kinoshita; Seiji (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Surface light source element and image display apparatus including the same
Patent Number: 8,159,632

Inventors: Kinugasa; Seiichiro (Tokyo, JP), Kato; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Temperature sensor probe
Patent Number: 8,157,441

Inventors: Kirby; Kyle K. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method for creating electrical pathways for semiconductor device structures using laser machining processes
Patent Number: 7,364,985

Inventors: Kirchhoff; Leland W. (Santa Barbara, CA), Trandal; David S. (Santa Barbara, CA), Kelley; Colin D. (Santa Barbara, CA), Brahm; David J. (The Woodlands, TX), Smith; Robert F. (Santa Barbara, CA), Hofstatter; David F. (Santa Barbara, CA), Dolan; Robert A. (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for providing expanded telecommunications service
Patent Number: 9,319,523

Inventors: Kirschenman; Mark B. (Waverly, MN)
Title: Robotic catheter manipulator assembly
Patent Number: 9,314,594

Inventors: Kishon; Daniel Chaim (London, GB), Druckman; Gil (Tel Aviv, IL), Paap; Edward (Beverwyk, NL)
Title: Game apparatus
Patent Number: 8,157,264

Inventors: Kitagawa; Hiroaki (Kanagawa, JP), Hirata; Kei (Kanagawa, JP), Fukumuro; Kouji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Storage container, supply device, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,160,481

Inventors: Kitahara; Akinao (Anpachi-gun, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing solar cell and plasma treatment apparatus
Patent Number: 8,158,531

Inventors: Kitahara; Takashi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Cache memory apparatus, cache control method, and microprocessor system
Patent Number: 9,317,438

Inventors: Kitai; Tadashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image inspecting device, image forming system, and computer program product
Patent Number: 9,317,914

Inventors: Kitamura; Hideo (Tokyo, JP), Saito; Satoshi (Yamato, JP), Udatsu; Mitsuru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Carbon dioxide recovery apparatus and carbon dioxide recovery method
Patent Number: 9,314,741

Inventors: Kitano; Takahiro (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Transparent conductive film and method for producing transparent conductive film
Patent Number: 9,315,679

Inventors: Kitao; Katsuyuki (Zama, JP)
Title: Light amount detector, misalignment amount detector, and image density detector
Patent Number: 8,159,673

Inventors: Kivits; Peter J. (Waalre, NL)
Title: Method and apparatus for optimizing optical recording
Patent Number: 8,159,919

Inventors: Klamt; Holger (Leipzig, DE), Tischer; Siegmar (Borsdorf, DE)
Title: Stitching device and method for setting up a stitching device
Patent Number: 8,157,143

Inventors: Klein; Manfred (Kaufering, DE)
Title: Dispensing tool
Patent Number: 7,364,054

Inventors: Klenker; Richard (Oakville, CA)
Title: Corona effluent sensing device
Patent Number: 8,159,236

Inventors: Kline; Robert J. (Chicago, IL), Burns; Michael J. (Riverside, IL), West; Robert A. (Chicago, IL)
Title: System and method for creating a market map in an electronic trading environment
Patent Number: 8,160,954

Inventors: Klose; Odo (Wuppertal, DE)
Title: Pocket umbrella comprising a handle cover and a support for the telescopic tube
Patent Number: 8,156,951

Inventors: Knapp; Christopher P. (Ham Lake, MN), Hoecke; Kyle (Lino Lakes, MN), Krishnan; Mohan (Shoreview, MN), Aron; Rebecca (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Polymer lead covering with varied material properties
Patent Number: 7,366,573

Inventors: Knauerhase; Robert C. (Portland, OR), Tewari; Vijay (Portland, OR)
Title: Transparent disconnected services discovery and use
Patent Number: 7,363,355

Inventors: Kneafsey; Brendan J. (Dublin, IE), Scott; Edward P. (Dublin, IE)
Title: Adhesive bonding system having adherence to low energy surfaces
Patent Number: 8,158,735

Inventors: Knoll; Alexander (Munich, DE)
Title: Flight control display
Patent Number: 7,365,705

Inventors: Knudsen; Liselotte Bjerre (Kalundborg, DK), Hansen; Kristian Tage (Slangerup, DK), Engelund; Dorthe Kot (Holte, DK), Ludvigsen; Svend (Lynge, DK), Hansen; Lars (Frederiksberg, DK), Bonde; Claude (Lyngby, DK), Jensen; Ejvind (Birkerod, DK), Boving; Tine Elisabeth Gottschalk (Lyngby, DK), Schlein; Morten (Kobenhavn, DK)
Title: Soluble pharmaceutical compositions for parenteral administration comprising a GLP-1 peptide and an insulin peptide of short time action for treatment of diabetes and bulimia
Patent Number: 8,158,583

Inventors: Kobayashi; Atsushi (Wako, JP), Yamamoto; Takashi (Wako, JP)
Title: Saddle-ride type vehicle
Patent Number: 9,316,177

Inventors: Kobayashi; Grant H. (Beaverton, OR), Cooper; Barnes (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Efficient system management synchronization and memory allocation
Patent Number: 7,363,411

Inventors: Kobayashi; Mikio (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Diffractive optical element and optical system including the same
Patent Number: 8,159,747

Inventors: Kobayashi; Naoyuki (Fukaya, JP), Owa; Soichi (Kumagaya, JP), Hirukawa; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP), Omura; Yasuhiro (Kounosu-shi, JP)
Title: Exposure apparatus, exposure method, and method for producing device
Patent Number: 9,316,921

Inventors: Kobayashi; Satoru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for processing image
Patent Number: 8,160,131

Inventors: Kobayashi; Yoshiyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Estimating device and method, and program
Patent Number: 8,160,987

Inventors: Kodama; Hiroshi (Hachioji, JP), Watanabe; Masahito (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Electronic image pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 8,159,532

Inventors: Kohno; Akiyoshi (Yokohama, JP), Mutoh; Nobuhiko (Kyoto, JP), Fujita; Takeshi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Solid state image sensing apparatus with enhanced sensitivity realized by improving linear characteristic of photodiode and its driving method
Patent Number: 7,365,786

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: 9,317,516

Inventors: Koike; Toshiyuki (Mie, JP), Tanaka; Hidekazu (Singapore, SG), Lai; Soo Chen (Singapore, SG), Leow; Thomas Chee Wee (Singapore, SG)
Title: Speaker system
Patent Number: 8,160,286

Inventors: Kojima; Yoshifumi (Fujisawa, JP), Koga; Atsushi (Fujisawa, JP), Fujimoto; Kenichi (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Fluoroelastomer composition
Patent Number: 7,365,122

Inventors: Kolli; Neela Syam (Lawrenceville, GA), Saxena; Ajitabh Prakash (Duluth, GA), Doelfel; Hardy (Cumming, GA)
Title: Load balancing of disk drives
Patent Number: 7,363,451

Inventors: Komuro; Katsuhiko (Kyomachi Utsunomiya, JP), Suzuki; Hiroshi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Organosilicon compound, organosilicon resin having diol, and processes for producing these
Patent Number: 7,365,213

Inventors: Kondo; Kazuyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Matsumoto; Kazuyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kikura; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP), Obata; Yuuzoh (Tokyo, JP), Yanase; Norikazu (Kanagawa, JP), Hosono; Gaku (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshida; Satoru (Kanagawa, JP), Ohnishi; Masashi (Kanagawa, JP), Masunaga; Suguru (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus configured for rolled printing media having adhesive face
Patent Number: 9,315,045

Inventors: Kondo; Tetsujiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus, apparatus and method for processing information, program, and program recording medium
Patent Number: 8,159,572

Inventors: Kondo; Toshihiro (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Working system for circuit substrate
Patent Number: 7,363,702

Inventors: Kondratyev; Alex (Campbell, CA), Tseng; Kenneth (Cupertino, CA), Watanabe; Yosinori (El Cerrito, CA)
Title: Eliminating false positives in crosstalk noise analysis
Patent Number: 7,363,605

Inventors: Koning; Paul A. (Chandler, AZ), Matayabas, Jr.; James C (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Component packaging apparatus, systems, and methods
Patent Number: 7,365,414

Inventors: Konishi; Satoshi (Saitama, JP), Nanba; Shinobu (Saitama, JP), Kishi; Yoji (Saitama, JP), Nomoto; Shinichi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Radio channel assignment method and recording medium of program for controlling radio node
Patent Number: 7,366,135

Inventors: Konishi; Shinpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Imaging device, driving method therefor and imaging method
Patent Number: 8,160,321

Inventors: Konno; Kenji (Sakai, JP), Sawai; Yasumasa (Yamatotakada, JP)
Title: Light emitting device, light-emitting module, lighting apparatus, and image projection apparatus
Patent Number: 8,159,123

Inventors: Koranne; Manoj Mukund (Clarksville, MD), Pryor; James Neil (West Friendship, MD)
Title: Sulfur tolerant alumina catalyst support
Patent Number: 8,158,257

Inventors: Koshino; Masayuki (Fujisawa, JP), Yamada; Mayu (Yokohama, JP), Nakamura; Takehiro (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Relay apparatus, method of controlling content delivery, and content delivery system
Patent Number: 7,363,341

Inventors: Koskinen; Jussi-Pekka (Oulu, FI), Koskela; Jarkko Tuomo (Oulu, FI)
Title: Systems, methods, and apparatuses for facilitating a circuit switched connection
Patent Number: 9,319,942

Inventors: Koyun; Ismail (Worms, DE)
Title: Method and device for treating eggs in shells
Patent Number: 9,314,038

Inventors: Kozlowski; Eugene J. (Medina, OH), Barnard; John K. (Olmstead Falls, OH)
Title: Cup holding assembly for a food mixing machine
Patent Number: 9,314,755

Inventors: Kraenzel; Carl J. (Boston, MA), Lubensky; David M. (Brookfield, CT), Mandalia; Baiju Dhirajlal (Boca Raton, FL), Wu; Cheng (Mount Kisco, NY)
Title: Data security system for natural language translation
Patent Number: 9,317,501

Inventors: Kramer; Dirk (Norten-Hardenberg, DE), Fay; Ronald (Delligsen, DE), Kipp; Bernd (Norten-Hardenberg, DE)
Title: Filter unit and valve for a fuel supply system
Patent Number: 7,363,917

Inventors: Krasowski; Michael J. (Chagrin Falls, OH), Prokop; Norman F. (South Euclid, OH)
Title: Method and apparatus for in-situ health monitoring of solar cells in space
Patent Number: 8,159,238

Inventors: Kratzschmar; Andreas (Ammerthal, DE)
Title: Plate for inscription
Patent Number: 8,157,423

Inventors: Kraus; Stephanie (Glendale, CA), Heatherly; Chris (Pasadena, CA), Ouye; Randal (La Crescenta, CA), Nishioka; Julie (Glendale, CA), Holland; John (San Francisco, CA), Sand; Jeffrey (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Snapping and hinging arrangements, watches and associated methods
Patent Number: 7,363,687

Inventors: Krause; Kevin R. (Plymouth, MI), Gault; Thomas A. (Troy, MI)
Title: Determining mobile phone number assignment
Patent Number: 8,160,620

Inventors: Krenzer; Ulrich F. (Zirndorf, DE), Kauper; Herbert (Nurnberg, DE)
Title: Drilling tool
Patent Number: 7,364,390

Inventors: Kretchmer; Yaron (Fremont, CA), Haghverdian; Fredrik (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Reduced power distribution mesh resistance using a modified swiss-cheese slotting pattern
Patent Number: 7,365,413

Inventors: Krishna; Pradeep Aadi Gopala (Karnataka, IN), Ghosh; Dullal (Orissa, IN), Dugar; Saurav (West Bengal, IN), Berkebile; Matthew Paul (Mauldin, SC), Krull; Anthony Wayne (Anderson, SC)
Title: Methods, systems and apparatus for detecting material defects in combustors of combustion turbine engines
Patent Number: 8,158,428

Inventors: Krishnamurthy; Ramesh (Burlington, NC), Haag; Jeffrey D. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Method and system for stateful switch-over in a high-availability point to point system
Patent Number: 7,363,534

Inventors: Kroeger; John C. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Motor having multiple independent armature winding sets
Patent Number: 7,365,504

Inventors: Krude; Werner (Neunkirchen-Seelscheid, DE), Leuschen; Ralf (Oberbettingen, DE), Engelmann; Michael (St. Augustin, DE)
Title: Differential assembly with bearing discs in openings for mounting purposes
Patent Number: 8,157,692

Inventors: Kruglick; Ezekiel (Poway, CA)
Title: Phase change memory thermal management with electrocaloric effect materials
Patent Number: 9,318,192

Inventors: Krugman; Robert (Edgewood, NY), DeSchutter; Doug (Edgewood, NY), Cottreau; Martin (Edgewood, NY)
Title: Communication exchanges and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 9,319,368

Inventors: Krutzfeldt; Joachim (Mulheim an der Ruhr, DE), Kunze; Markus (Hunxe, DE), Martin; Silvio-Ulrich (Oberhausen, DE), Mutke; Stefan (Lauf, DE), Qian; Kang (Mulheim an der Ruhr, DE), Richter; Christoph (Ibbenburen, DE), Schneider; Oliver (Wesel, DE), Schroder; Peter (Essen, DE), Schwarz; Michael (Mulheim, DE), Waltke; Ulrich (Mulheim an der Ruhr, DE)
Title: Closing assembly for a blade ring of turbomachinery
Patent Number: 8,157,531

Inventors: Krutzfeldt; Joachim (Muulheim an der Ruhr, DE), Kunze; Markus (Hunxe, DE), Martin; Silvio-Ulrich (Oberhausen, DE), Mutke; Stefan (Lauf, DE), Qian; Kang (Mulheim an der Ruhr, DE), Richter; Christoph (Ibbenburen, DE), Schneider; Oliver (Wesel, DE), Schroder; Peter (Essen, DE), Schwarz; Michael (Mulheim, DE), Waltke; Ulrich (Mulheim an der Ruhr, DE)
Title: Locking sub-assembly for closing the remaining gap between the first and the last of a blade ring which are inserted in a circumferential groove of a turbomachine, and corresponding turbomachine
Patent Number: 8,157,530

Inventors: Kubo; Katsuhiro (Wako, JP)
Title: Vehicle including a variable intake pipe length device
Patent Number: 8,156,912

Inventors: Kubo; Kazuaki (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile memory
Patent Number: 7,366,019

Inventors: Kubo; Natsuki (Osaka, JP), Iwamura; Eiji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Lead-free solder flux and lead-free solder paste
Patent Number: 9,314,879

Inventors: Kubo; Yoshio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image projection apparatus with an enclosure and air supply
Patent Number: 9,316,895

Inventors: Kubota; Eiichiro (Tokyo, JP), Moriai; Shiho (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Electric storage apparatus and power control system
Patent Number: 9,318,917

Inventors: Kubota; Oichi (Kawasaki, JP), Yamaguchi; Sayuri (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information acquiring apparatus and information acquiring method of acquiring information of sample by using terahertz wave
Patent Number: 9,316,582

Inventors: Kubotera; Katsuaki (Hadano, JP), Chiba; Kotaro (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Brake light control device
Patent Number: 9,315,147

Inventors: Kudo; Shigeo (Osaka, JP), Tatara; Tetsuo (Osaka, JP), Fujiki; Osamu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus of fabricating carcass member for tire
Patent Number: 8,156,986

Inventors: Kuepper; Klaus (Buehl, DE)
Title: Method for referencing a control device of a shift actuator of an automatic transmission and a control device
Patent Number: 7,363,833

Inventors: Kuhlman; Douglas A. (Inverness, IL), Dabbish; Ezzat A. (Cary, IL), Puhl; Larry C. (Huntley, IL)
Title: Method for zero-knowledge authentication of a prover by a verifier providing a user-selectable confidence level and associated application devices
Patent Number: 7,363,492

Inventors: Kula; Piotr ( odz, PL), Pietrasik; Robert (Brzeziny, PL), Kaczmarek; ukasz ( odz, PL), G adka; Agnieszka ( owicz, PL), Korecki; Maciej ( wiebodzin, PL)
Title: Method and a device for generating a carburizing gas mixture
Patent Number: 9,314,757

Inventors: Kumagai; Kazuhiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Transmission device, distortion compensation device, and distortion compensation method
Patent Number: 8,159,297

Inventors: Kumagai; Yuei (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: System for rebooting relay apparatus based on detection of completely no communication establishment data presence
Patent Number: 7,363,483

Inventors: Kumar; Pavan (Portland, OR), Pratt; Annabelle (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Unregulated isolated DC/DC converter with ripple control
Patent Number: 7,365,998

Inventors: Kumar; Sailesh B. (Naperville, IL), Hatami; Richard S. (Inverness, IL), Crismyre; Robert (Park Ridge, IL)
Title: Sprayer for at least one fluid
Patent Number: 8,157,990

Inventors: Kun-Yi; Chan (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Auto-adjusting system for an optical incident angle
Patent Number: 7,366,069

Inventors: Kurata; Shunsuke (Kamiina-gun, JP), Komuro; Takahiro (Ina, JP)
Title: Image inspection system for correcting focal position in autofocusing
Patent Number: 7,365,295

Inventors: Kuribayashi; Hideto (Kawasaki, JP), Fukui; Toshifumi (Yokohama, JP), Yoshii; Hiroto (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Probe, probe set, probe-immobilized carrier, and genetic testing method
Patent Number: 8,158,350

Inventors: Kurita; Junichi (Osaka, JP), Yoshino; Tsuyoshi (Kyoto, JP), Toji; Hirotoshi (Osaka, JP), Kawahito; Kazuo (Osaka, JP), Iwakiri; Takashi (Kyoto, JP), Serikawa; Hiroshi (Osaka, JP), Kuranuki; Kenji (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Solid-electrolyte capacitor, manufacturing method thereof, and digital signal processing substrate using the solid-electrolyte capacitor
Patent Number: 7,365,961

Inventors: Kuroda; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Load distribution in an EPC network of a mobile communication system
Patent Number: 9,319,921

Inventors: Kuroiwa; Taiji (Kyoto, JP), Nakatani; Seiichi (Osaka, JP), Yamashita; Yoshihisa (Kyoto, JP), Sawada; Susumu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Ceramic substrate composite and method for manufacturing ceramic substrate composite
Patent Number: 9,320,155

Inventors: Kurosaki; Toru (Saitama, JP), Kunori; Shinji (Saitama, JP), Kitada; Mizue (Saitama, JP), Ohshima; Kosuke (Saitama, JP), Shishido; Hiroaki (Saitama, JP), Mikawa; Masato (Saitama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing thereof
Patent Number: 7,365,391

Inventors: Kurts; Tsvika (Haifa, IL), Naveh; Alon (Ramat Hasharon, IL), Rotem; Efraim (Haifa, IL), Dendinger; Brad M. (Hillsboro, OR), Rodriguez; Jorge P. (Portland, OR), Knoll; Ernest (Haifa, IL), Poisner; David I. (Folsom, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling power management state transitions
Patent Number: 7,363,523

Inventors: Kurtz; Anthony D. (Saddle Brook, NJ), Kochman; Boaz (Fair Lawn, NJ), Kane; Adam (Morristown, NJ)
Title: Torque insensitive header assembly
Patent Number: 9,316,551

Inventors: Kurz; Gerhard (Wendlingen, DE), Oltmann; Volker (Calw, DE), Schoeb; Reinhold (Gaeufelden, DE), Woltermann; Bernd (Fellbach, DE)
Title: Vehicle headlight system with variable beam shape
Patent Number: 7,364,333

Inventors: Kusakabe; Susumu (Kanagawa, JP), Abe; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Matsuyama; Shinako (Tokyo, JP), Kubono; Fumio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electronic money system, electronic money terminal device, and information card
Patent Number: 7,366,699

Inventors: Kuth; Rainer (Hochstadt, DE), Schmidt; Sebastian (Weisendorf, DE)
Title: Upper body MRI scanner and associated control method
Patent Number: 8,160,674

Inventors: Kuwahara; Mikio (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Base station equipment
Patent Number: 8,160,589

Inventors: Kwak; Jin Sam (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Ryu; Ki Seon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Ihm; Bin Chul (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kwon; Yeong Hyeon (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method for communicating data between mobile station and base station, and mobile communication terminal thereof
Patent Number: 8,160,101

Inventors: Kwak; Min Sung (Seoul, KR), Choi; In Hwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Chul Soo (Seoul, KR), Song; Jae Hyung (Seoul, KR), Shin; Pil Sup (Seoul, KR)
Title: Digital broadcasting system and method of processing data in digital broadcasting system
Patent Number: 8,161,511

Inventors: Kwon; Seo-Won (Suwon-shi, KR), Oh; Yun-Kyung (Seoul, KR), Lee; Sang-Il (Seoul, KR), Lim; Se-Youn (Seoul, KR), Lee; Jong-Hun (Suwon-shi, KR)
Title: High-speed wireless personal area network system for extending service area
Patent Number: 7,366,418

Inventors: Kwon; Seo-Young (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for processing data of mobile terminal
Patent Number: 8,161,400

Inventors: Lafrenz; Shawn D. (Murfreesboro, TN), Jordan; Matthew G. (Nashville, TN)
Title: Support system and method for a percussion instrument
Patent Number: 9,318,084

Inventors: Lagimonier; Todd (Delray Beach, FL), Voris; Jim (Cockeysvile, MD)
Title: System for efficiently handling cryptographic messages containing nonce values in a wireless connectionless environment without comprising security
Patent Number: 8,161,553

Inventors: Lahcanski; Tomi (Rochester, NY), Winters; Dustin L. (Webster, NY)
Title: Organizing nearby picture hotspots
Patent Number: 9,317,532

Inventors: Lahti; Patrik (Ottawa, CA), Aalders; Michael (Nepean, CA)
Title: Method for defending against denial-of-service attack on the IPV6 neighbor cache
Patent Number: 8,161,549

Inventors: Lai; Chih-Chen (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Color temperature adjusting method of solid state light emitting device and solid state light emitting device using the method
Patent Number: 9,320,109

Inventors: Lai; Hung-Ren (Hualien County, TW), Cheng; Chi-Tai (Changhua County, TW)
Title: Method and system for estimating use time of electric appliances
Patent Number: 8,160,826

Inventors: Lai; Jeng-Yuan (Taichung Hsien, TW), Chen; Chun-Lung (Taichung Hsien, TW)
Title: Method for fabricating semiconductor package
Patent Number: 7,364,948

Inventors: Lai; Ming (Webster, NY), Eagan; Barry T. (Spencerport, NY), Wang; Daozhi (Rochester, NY)
Title: Eye illumination apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,157,378

Inventors: Lakestani; Fereydoun (Varese, IT), Salerno; Antonio (Milan, IT), Volcan; Alberto (Varese, IT)
Title: Method and system for measuring the thermal diffusivity
Patent Number: 7,364,354

Inventors: Lamborn; Daniel (Hillsboro, OR), Golonzka; Oleg (Beaverton, OR), Wiegand; Christopher (Portland, OR)
Title: Methods of forming a magnetic random access memory etch spacer and structures formed thereby
Patent Number: 9,318,694

Inventors: Lammers; Arend (TV Hengelo, NL), Schoonenberg; Gerard (CR Hengelo, NL)
Title: Driving rod for medium voltage switching element gear
Patent Number: 9,318,278

Inventors: Lancaster; Timothy L. (Evansville, IN)
Title: Self-anchoring turf reinforcement mat and reusable sediment filtration mat
Patent Number: 9,315,961

Inventors: Lange; Neville Ernest (Gloucester, GB), Childs; Geoffrey John Christopher (Truro, GB)
Title: Fluidising apparatus
Patent Number: 7,364,347

Inventors: Langer; Gerald (Buelstringen, DE), Disser; Claus (Seligenstadt, DE), Szentmihalyi; Volker (Gutach, DE)
Title: Drive joint and drive shaft
Patent Number: 8,157,658

Inventors: Lanni; Thomas W. (Laguna Niguel, CA)
Title: Tip having active circuitry
Patent Number: 7,365,524

Inventors: Lanzone; Sergio (Genoa, IT), Damele; Agostino (Savona, IT), Abbas; Ghani (Nottingham, GB)
Title: Digital cross-connect
Patent Number: 8,160,445

Inventors: Lao; Binneg Y. (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA), Chen; William W. (Westchester, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for a chip assembly including a frequency extending device
Patent Number: 8,159,052

Inventors: Large; Timothy (Essex, GB)
Title: Flat-panel optical projection apparatus
Patent Number: 8,160,409

Inventors: Larson; Eric Dale (Houston, TX)
Title: Torsional shearing of oilfield tubulars
Patent Number: 9,316,080

Inventors: Larsson; Peter (Solna, SE)
Title: Method and arrangement for link cost determination for routing in wireless networks
Patent Number: 8,159,955

Inventors: Lau; Bonny P. (Bellevue, WA), Shahdad; Mohammad Yakoob (Bellevue, WA), De Vries; Peter (Seattle, WA), Steinglass; Alice Pritikin (Redmond, WA)
Title: Project management applications utilizing summary tasks for top-down project planning
Patent Number: 8,160,911

Inventors: Lauer; Edouard (Zebulon, NC), Kirch; Marco Josef Otto (Cary, NC)
Title: Multi-component synthetic closure and method of manufacture
Patent Number: 9,314,953

Inventors: Lavoie; Adrien R. (Beaverton, OR), Fajardo; Arnel (Beaverton, OR), Dubin; Valery M. (Portland, OR)
Title: Catalytic nucleation monolayer for metal seed layers
Patent Number: 7,365,011

Inventors: Lawrence; Mark A. (Kirkland, WA), Kiraly; Steven (Redmond, WA)
Title: Client computer system, method and computer readable medium comprising executable instructions for rendering printable documents in a native printer language on the network
Patent Number: 7,365,872

Inventors: Lay; Daniel Travis (Meridian, ID)
Title: System and method for transparency optimization
Patent Number: 7,365,889

Inventors: Lazerson; Jeffrey M. (Laguna Niguel, CA)
Title: Credit/financing process
Patent Number: 7,366,694

Inventors: Le Lannic-Dromard; Katell (Le Havre, FR), Prout; Sylvain (La Cerlangue, FR), Vendrell; Gloria (Le Havre, FR)
Title: Flakes management in hydrocarbon processing units
Patent Number: 9,315,744

Inventors: Leahy; Dave (Oakland, CA), Challinger; Judith (Santa Cruz, CA), Adler; B. Thomas (San Francisco, CA), Ardon; S. Mitra (San Francisco, CA)
Title: System and method for enabling users to interact in a virtual space
Patent Number: 8,161,385

Inventors: Lebens; Gary A. (Chaska, MN), Bourn; Charles T. (Minnetonka, MN), Lemaire; Charles A. (Apple Valley, MN)
Title: Apparatus and method for pulsed L.E.D. illumination
Patent Number: 8,159,146

Inventors: Lee; Baek-Woon (Yongin, KR)
Title: Four color liquid crystal display and driving device and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,365,722

Inventors: Lee; Beom-Wook (Yongin-si, KR), Chang; Bum-Jin (Yongin-si, KR), Jeong; Hye-Sun (Yongin-si, KR), Park; Sam-Jin (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Kwan-Ku (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Polymer electrode for lithium secondary battery including the polymer and lithium second battery employing the electrode
Patent Number: 9,318,744

Inventors: Lee; Bing-Heng (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Self-protecting optical connector
Patent Number: 9,316,795

Inventors: Lee; Bosung (Whasung-Si, KR), Ham; Chang Ho (Whasung-Si, KR)
Title: Urea solution venting system for vehicle
Patent Number: 9,315,098

Inventors: Lee; Chan-ho (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Young-eun (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Barrel module and imaging apparatus including the same
Patent Number: 8,159,765

Inventors: Lee; Chong (San Ramon, CA), Venkata; Ramanand (San Jose, CA)
Title: Clock data recovery with double edge clocking based phase detector and serializer/deserializer
Patent Number: 7,366,267

Inventors: Lee; Chul Soo (Seoul, KR), Choi; In Hwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Song; Jae Hyung (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jin Pil (Seoul, KR), Suh; Jong Yeul (Seoul, KR)
Title: Digital broadcasting system and method of processing data in digital broadcasting system
Patent Number: 8,160,009

Inventors: Lee; Chung Hoon (Gwangmyeong-si, KR), Lee; Keon Young (Ansan-si, KR), Kim; Hong San (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Dae Won (Seoul, KR), Choi; Hyuck Jung (Seoul, KR)
Title: LED package having an array of light emitting cells coupled in series
Patent Number: 8,159,000

Inventors: Lee; Deug Hee (Kimhae-shi, KR), Choi; Seung Bong (Changwon-shi, KR)
Title: Washing machine having floating laundry detecting means and method for controlling the same
Patent Number: 7,363,780

Inventors: Lee; Eun Jong (Anyang-si, KR), Yuk; Young Soo (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method for providing an M2M service, and method and apparatus for M2M communication
Patent Number: 9,319,826

Inventors: Lee; Hwan-Soo (Seoul, KR), Oh; Yongsoo (Seongnam-si, KR), Lee; Sang-Moon (Seoul, KR), Kwak; Jeong-Bok (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Electronic paper display device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,159,741

Inventors: Lee; Jae-han (Asan-si, KR), Lee; Chang-soo (Uijeongbu-si, KR)
Title: Data driving circuit including a first operator that generates a flag signal based on a load signal and a reset signal and a second operator that generates a horizontal scanning identical signal, display apparatus comprising the same and control method thereof
Patent Number: 8,159,439

Inventors: Lee; Jin-Yu (Tainan, TW), Wang; Yung-Hsing (Taichung, TW), Liu; Chien-Sheng (Tainan, TW), Tsai; Meng-Che (Kaohsiung, TW), Lin; Kun-Wei (Tainan, TW), Chuo; Ying-Chi (Tainan, TW)
Title: Optical devices
Patent Number: 7,365,922

Inventors: Lee; Jong Kook (Suwon, KR)
Title: Apparatus for dispersing nanocomposite material
Patent Number: 9,314,752

Inventors: Lee; Kang-Gyu (Yongin-si, KR), Park; Sung-Wook (Yongin-si, KR), Chae; Sang-Hoon (Suwon-si, KR), Oh; Jin-Young (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for processing data in high speed downlink packet access (HSDPA) communication system
Patent Number: 7,366,122

Inventors: Lee; Ki-Dong (San Diego, CA), Sun; Li-Hsiang (San Diego, CA), Wang; Shu (San Diego, CA), Kim; Sang Gook (San Diego, CA)
Title: Enhanced TDD frame structure
Patent Number: 8,159,979

Inventors: Lee; Kwang-Hyun (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jong-Song (Seoul, KR)
Title: Hypervisor-based server duplication system and method and storage medium storing server duplication computer program
Patent Number: 9,317,320

Inventors: Lee; Kwi-Jong (Hwaseong-si, KR), Song; Hyun-Joo (Daejeon, KR), Seo; Dae-Ha (Busan, KR), Jung; Jong-Wook (Daegu, KR), Kim; Dong-Hoon (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Method for preparing metal nanoparticles using metal seed and metal nanoparticles comprising metal seed
Patent Number: 8,158,031

Inventors: Lee; Kyu-Chul (Seoul, KR), Lee; Won-Sik (Songnam-shi, KR)
Title: Integrated mobile terminal device and method for controlling external display unit
Patent Number: 7,366,549

Inventors: Lee; Nam-suk (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Geon-hyoung (Hwanseong-si, KR), Oh; Jae-one (Yongin-si, KR), Jeong; Jong-hoon (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for encoding continuation sinusoid signal information of audio signal and method and apparatus for decoding same
Patent Number: 8,160,869

Inventors: Lee; Ping (Kitchener, CA)
Title: Hydraulic mount having double idle rate dip frequencies of dynamic stiffness
Patent Number: 8,157,250

Inventors: Lee; Sang-Duk (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Flat panel display apparatus with grounded PCB
Patent Number: 7,365,812

Inventors: Lee; Sang-hoon (Ulsan, KR), Kang; Jeong-il (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Kyoung-geun (Suwon-si, KR), Park; Yung-jun (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Display apparatus and control method thereof
Patent Number: 8,159,419

Inventors: Lee; Sang-Il (Seoul, KR), Oh; Yun-Je (Yongin-shi, KR), Lee; Jong-Hun (Suwon-shi, KR), Lee; Jong-Hwa (Suwon-shi, KR), Kwon; Seo-Won (Suwon-shi, KR), Oh; Yun-Kyung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Indoor local area network system using ultra wide-band communication system
Patent Number: 7,366,150

Inventors: Lee; Seok-Yeong (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Jeon; Yong-Seog (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Open/shut structure for street lamp with plasma lighting system
Patent Number: 7,364,328

Inventors: Lee; Seung-Jae (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Method for supporting post browsing in moving rights object of digital rights management and terminal thereof
Patent Number: 8,161,103

Inventors: Lee; Seungjoon (College Park, MD), Narlikar; Girija J. (Basking Ridge, NJ), Wilfong; Gordon Thomas (Bedminster, NJ), Zhang; Yihao Lisa (New Providence, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for scheduling data packet transmission over a multihop wireless backhaul network
Patent Number: 7,366,178

Inventors: Lee; Shinhae (Seoul, KR), Jang; Greg (Seoul, KR), Jung; Hayang (Seoul, KR), Jeon; Taeyoung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Electronic device and corresponding method for displaying a stereoscopic image
Patent Number: 9,319,655

Inventors: Lee; Soon Jo (Changwon-si, KR), Kwon; Ho Cheol (Changwon-si, KR), Kim; Beom Jun (Changwon-si, KR), Kim; Hyun Soo (Changwon-si, KR), Song; Hack Chai (Changwon-si, KR), Lee; Kwang Young (Changwon-si, KR), Kim; Eun Suk (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Washing machine and operating method thereof
Patent Number: 8,156,591

Inventors: Lee; Ta-Yung (Hsinchu, TW), Cheng; Chih-Wen (Hsinchu, TW), Yang; Cheng-Hsien (Hsinchu, TW), Wu; Chia-Chuan (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: System and method for reinforcing wireless communication capability within wireless network group
Patent Number: 8,160,037

Inventors: Lee; Yong Soo (Kyungki-do, KR), Lee; Jong Soo (Kyungki-do, KR)
Title: High voltage input apparatus for magnetron
Patent Number: 7,365,291

Inventors: Lee; Young Dae (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Chun; Sung Duck (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Jung; Myung Cheul (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of transmitting control information in wireless communication system and transmission window updating method using the same
Patent Number: 8,161,341

Inventors: Lee; Young Dae (Kyoungki-do, KR), Yi; Seung-June (Seoul, KR), Chun; Sung-Duck (Anyang, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for discontinuously receiving MBMS notification indicator in mobile communication system
Patent Number: 7,366,124

Inventors: Lee; Yu-Min (Saratoga, CA), Pan; Tzong-Shii (San Jose, CA)
Title: Disk drive suspension having a constraint layer and a base region with a bridge section extending across a gap between lateral sections
Patent Number: 8,159,785

Inventors: Lehn; Jean-Marie (Strasbourg, FR), Giuseppone; Nicolas (Strasbourg, FR), Herrmann; Andreas (Veyrier, CH)
Title: Imine based liquid crystals for the controlled release of bioactive materials
Patent Number: 8,158,135

Inventors: Lehtonen-Krause; Sari (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for MR image acquisition wherein operating parameter sets are displayed with an image element indicative of an acquisition result
Patent Number: 7,365,538

Inventors: Lei; Xuying (Kawasaki, JP), Miyoshi; Hidenobu (Kawasaki, JP), Shimada; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Kubota; Tomonori (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Moving image encoding apparatus
Patent Number: 9,319,688

Inventors: Lenive; Vlad (Sawston, GB), Kwok; Terence Chi-Fung (London, GB)
Title: Shielded system
Patent Number: 9,318,432

Inventors: Leobandung; Effendi (Stormville, NY)
Title: Method to form SOI fins on a bulk substrate with suspended anchoring
Patent Number: 9,318,392

Inventors: Leobandung; Effendi (Stormville, NY)
Title: Floating body storage device employing a charge storage trench
Patent Number: 9,318,492

Inventors: Leong; Foo Leng (Singapore, SG), Teoh; Chen Yong (Singapore, SG), Chui; Siew Yong (Singapore, SG)
Title: Motor spindle control system and method
Patent Number: 7,365,510

Inventors: Lepelley; Maud (Tours, FR), McCarthy; James Gerard (Nolzay, FR), Petiard; Vincent (Tours, FR), Cheminade; Gerald (Tours, FR), Tanksley; Steven D. (Dryden, NY), Lin; Chenwei (Aubumdale, MA)
Title: Polynucleotides encoding lignin biosynthetic pathway enzymes in coffee
Patent Number: 8,158,853

Inventors: Leu; I-Yun (Hsinchu, TW), Yang; Wen-Ju (Hsinchu, TW), Wu; Jen-Kuei (Taoyuan, TW), Shen; Yun-Yong (Hsinchu, TW), Chang; Huan-Yung (Taichung, TW)
Title: Method of yield management for semiconductor manufacture and apparatus thereof
Patent Number: 8,160,830

Inventors: Levien; Royce A. (Lexington, MA), Lord; Richard T. (Tacoma, WA), Lord; Robert W. (Seattle, WA), Malamud; Mark A. (Seattle, WA), Rinaldo, Jr.; John D. (Bellevue, WA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Providing greater access to one or more items in response to verifying device transfer
Patent Number: 9,317,111

Inventors: Leyten; Max (Vaals, NL), Gaedt; Lutz (Baesweiler, DE)
Title: Multi-voltage power supply system and method for operating same
Patent Number: 7,365,516

Inventors: Li; De-Jiun (Taipei County, TW), Huang; Chun-Ming (Tainan County, TW), Chen; Yen-Ju (Taoyuan County, TW), Wu; Der-Chun (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Fabricating methods of multi-domain vertical alignment display panel and color filter substrate
Patent Number: 8,158,309

Inventors: Li; Dongming (Sichuan, CN), Feng; Zhengyong (Sichuan, CN), Long; Wentao (Sichuan, CN), Yang; Mian (Sichuan, CN)
Title: Alternating current rectifying circuit and alternating current rectifying method for driving LED module
Patent Number: 9,320,104

Inventors: Li; Jin (Boise, ID), Li; Jiutao (Boise, ID), Boettiger; Ulrich (Boise, ID), Ford; Loriston (Nampa, ID)
Title: Layered lens structures and methods of production in which radius of curvature of the upper lens can be varied
Patent Number: 7,365,305

Inventors: Li; Shenggao (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Line driver with variable bandwidth control
Patent Number: 7,366,427

Inventors: Li; Xiang (Portland, OR), Hsu; Hao-Han (Portland, OR), Ling; Yun (Portland, OR), Ouyang; Gong (Olympia, WA), Xiao; Kai (University Place, WA), He; Jiangqi (Mesa, AZ), Phan; Lu-Vong T. (DuPont, WA), Xu; Wei (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Shielding a connector to reduce interference
Patent Number: 9,318,850

Inventors: Li; Yan (Beijing, CN), Gao; Lu (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Wentao (Beijing, CN)
Title: Packet switched communication precedence at a multi-mode communication device
Patent Number: 9,319,853

Inventors: Liang; George (Palm City, FL)
Title: Turbine blade with single tip rail with a mid-positioned deflector portion
Patent Number: 8,157,505

Inventors: Liang; Ji-Hao (Kawasaki, JP), Tsuchiya; Masahiko (Kamakura, JP), Chinone; Takako (Tokyo, JP), Kajikawa; Masataka (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Nitride semiconductor crystal with surface texture
Patent Number: 8,158,993

Inventors: Lifshitz; Elad (Shaarei Tikva, IL)
Title: Clock divider
Patent Number: 9,319,048

Inventors: Lim; Chang (North Vancouver, CA), Hui; Jimmy K. (Vancouver, CA), Wu; Wendy W. J. (Vancouver, CA), Lee; Timmy W. (Burnaby, CA), Look; Heng M. (Burnaby, CA)
Title: Internet-enabled service management and authorization system and method
Patent Number: 7,366,786

Inventors: Lim; Chee Kheng (Pakkret, TH)
Title: Method and apparatus for aligning an illumination unit to a slider for a magnetic recording device
Patent Number: 9,315,008

Inventors: Lim; Dok-Shin (Seoul, KR), Lim; Kyoung-Ae (Seoul, KR), Park; Won-Joo (Anyang-si, KR), Shin; Young-Sun (Seoul, KR), Cho; Min-Sun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and device for setting output volume of audio signal to prevent acoustic shock in mobile terminal
Patent Number: 8,159,517

Inventors: Lim; Dongguk (Anyang-si, KR), Cho; Hangyu (Anyang-si, KR), Park; Kyujin (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method of performing direct communication between terminals, method of supporting same, and apparatus for same
Patent Number: 9,319,931

Inventors: Lim; Jun-Young (Incheon, KR), Yoo; Myung-Keun (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Choi; Yong-Won (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Suction head for vacuum cleaner
Patent Number: 7,363,682

Inventors: Lin; Cheng-Ming (Yunlin County, TW), Huang; Joy (Chiayi County, TW)
Title: Fitting methodology of etching times determination for a mask to provide critical dimension and phase control
Patent Number: 8,158,015

Inventors: Lin; Horng-Horng (Hsinchu County, TW), Chou; Hong-Long (Taipei, TW), Tseng; Chia-Chun (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method for adjusting photographing settings of digital camera through motion detection
Patent Number: 8,159,544

Inventors: Lindenbaum; Kurt Milan (Owatonna, MN)
Title: Soybean cultivar 05KL116623
Patent Number: 8,158,861

Inventors: Lindskog; Helena (Karlstad, SE), Nilsson; Mikael (Karlstad, SE)
Title: System and method for securing privacy of chat participants
Patent Number: 7,366,756

Inventors: Lipscombe; Matthew (Camperdown, AU), Jones; Richard L. (Hornsby Heights, AU)
Title: CPAP apparatus
Patent Number: 7,364,140

Inventors: Liron; Oded (Givat-Ada, IL), Frank; Uri (Beit-Itzhak-Shaar Hefor, IL)
Title: Apparatus and method for reduction of processor power consumption
Patent Number: 7,363,464

Inventors: Liu; Cheng (Velserbroek, NL), Lahaye; Christian Theodorus Wilhelmus (Heerhugowaard, NL)
Title: High strength and low density particle-reinforced steel with improved E-modulus and method for producing said steel
Patent Number: 9,315,883

Inventors: Liu; Chung-Shi (Hsin-Chu, TW), Lin; Chih-Cheng (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Dual damascene process
Patent Number: 7,364,836

Inventors: Liu; I-Ru (Taipei, TW)
Title: Antenna device
Patent Number: 7,365,702

Inventors: Liu; I-Ru (Taipei, TW)
Title: System and method for RF power control
Patent Number: 7,366,483

Inventors: Liu; Jia (Beijing, CN), Zhu; Bin Benjamin (Edina, MN), Li; Qiujie (Nanjing, CN), Li; Shipeng (Palo Alto, CA), Xu; Ning (Changzhou, CN)
Title: Image-based CAPTCHA exploiting context in object recognition
Patent Number: 9,317,676

Inventors: Liu; Lianjun (Chandler, AZ), Mitchell; Douglas G. (Tempe, AZ)
Title: MEMS microphone with cavity and method therefor
Patent Number: 8,158,492

Inventors: Liu; Michael (Alhambra, CA), Roach; Bradley (Newport Beach, CA), Su; Sam (Irvine, CA), Fiacco; Peter (Yorba Linda, CA)
Title: Supercharge message exchanger
Patent Number: 7,363,396

Inventors: Liversidge; Gary G. (West Chester, PA), Jenkins; Scott (Downingtown, PA)
Title: Nanoparticulate bisphosphonate compositions
Patent Number: 8,158,153

Inventors: Lode; Holger N. (Berlin, DE), Reisfeld; Ralph A. (La Jolla, CA), Cheresh; David A. (Encinitas, CA), Gillies; Stephen D. (Carlisle, MA)
Title: Methods for treatment of tumors and metastases using a combination of anti-angiogenic and immuno therapies
Patent Number: 7,365,054

Inventors: Loering; Ulrich (Schwaebisch Gmuend, DE), Blahnik; Vladan (Aalen, DE), Ulrich; Wilhelm (Aalen, DE), Kraehmer; Daniel (Essingen, DE), Wabra; Norbert (Werneck, DE)
Title: Lithography projection objective, and a method for correcting image defects of the same
Patent Number: 9,316,922

Inventors: Logan; Lyndon R. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Nowak; Edward J. (Essex Junction, VT), Robison; Robert R. (Colchester, VT)
Title: Fin-type PIN diode array
Patent Number: 9,318,622

Inventors: Lonberg; Nils (Redwood City, CA), Kay; Robert M. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Transgenic non-human animals for producing chimeric antibodies
Patent Number: 8,158,419

Inventors: London; Kevin Scott (Monroe, WA), Ben-Shachar; Ido (Kirkland, WA), Reskusich; Ray (Seattle, WA), Erdogan; Ersev Samim (Seattle, WA), Howe; Travis (Elsie, MI)
Title: XML-based web feed for web access of remote resources
Patent Number: 8,161,160

Inventors: Loose; Timothy C. (Chicago, IL), Pryzby; Eric M. (Skokie, IL), Rothschild; Wayne H. (Northbrook, IL), Pacey; Larry J. (Prospect Heights, IL)
Title: Gaming machine environment having controlled audio and visual media presentation
Patent Number: 7,364,508

Inventors: Lopez; Jose Merino (Riom, FR)
Title: Wear-adaptable running tread
Patent Number: 7,363,951

Inventors: Losier; Donald P. (Belle Mead, NJ), Luizzi; Joseph (Newtown, PA), Fernandez, Jr.; Candelario A. (West Hollywood, CA), Kaminski; Claudia (Milford, NJ), Ruvolo; Eduardo (Plainsboro, NJ)
Title: Device for administering fluid compositions including tensioning polymers
Patent Number: 8,157,467

Inventors: Lothe; Per (Forresfjorden, NO)
Title: Method and device for protecting a vessel's loading space from excess pressure
Patent Number: 7,363,870

Inventors: Lu; Jiuliu (Homestead, FL), Wang; Zihua (Newton, MA), Reyes; Antonio Arevalo (Middleton, MA), Gustafson; Erik Alan (Norwood, MA), Riley; John Steven (Miami, FL)
Title: Systems and methods for detecting the presence of a biological status using plot
Patent Number: 9,317,655

Inventors: Lu; Kuei-Chih (Taipei, TW)
Title: System and method for data transmission
Patent Number: 8,161,175

Inventors: Lubben; Edzard (Erlangen, DE), Stier; Oliver (Berlin, DE)
Title: Bogie shaft for a railway vehicle having a stone guard and method for producing same
Patent Number: 9,315,072

Inventors: Lucero; Andres (Tampere, FI), Piippo; Petri (Lempaala, FI), Arrasvuori; Juha (Tampere, FI), Boberg; Marion (Suinula, FI)
Title: Method and apparatus for leveraging overlapping group areas
Patent Number: 9,314,696

Inventors: Lucet; Virginie (Moncourt Fromonville, FR), Carrard; Jacqueline (Brie Comte Robert, FR), Mayer; Andre (Bius ke Roi, FR)
Title: Moisture cross-linkable adhesive compositions
Patent Number: 8,158,723

Inventors: Lund; Leif (San Jose, CA), Djenguerian; Alex B. (Saratoga, CA), Polivka; William M. (Campbell, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus to regulate an output voltage of a power converter at light/no load conditions
Patent Number: 8,159,843

Inventors: Lundberg; Lars (Vastra Frolunda, SE)
Title: Cylinder body for a cylinder for locks
Patent Number: 9,316,023

Inventors: Lung; Hsiang-Lan (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Common word line edge contact phase-change memory
Patent Number: 7,364,935

Inventors: Lynas; Christopher (Bristol, GB)
Title: Aircraft toilet facility
Patent Number: 8,157,211

Inventors: Lyons; Karen Swider (Alexandria, VA), Stux; Arnold M. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Methods of preparing metal carbides
Patent Number: 8,158,094

Inventors: Ma; Gordon (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: LDMOS transistor
Patent Number: 7,365,402

Inventors: Mabashi; Yohei (Okazaki, JP), Miyabata; Makoto (Okazaki, JP), Muramatsu; Mutsuo (Tokai, JP), Sugimoto; Kenichi (Nagoya, JP), Igarashi; Toshiki (Anjo, JP), Honda; Masaaki (Okazaki, JP), Imayou; Kazuya (Anjo, JP), Hirano; Yayoi (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Vehicle seat
Patent Number: 9,315,132

Inventors: Macary; Paul Anthony (Singapore, SG), Chan; Conrad En Zuo (Singapore, SG), Hanson; Brendon John (Singapore, SG), Wenk; Markus R. (Singapore, SG)
Title: Pathogenic mycobacteria-derived mannose-capped lipoarabinomannan antigen binding proteins
Patent Number: 9,315,566

Inventors: Mackey; Michael (San Diego, CA)
Title: Multiple pump system
Patent Number: 9,316,215

Inventors: Maclennan; David Graham (Killcare, AU), Maclennan; Mary Elizabeth (Killcare, AU)
Title: Ethanol fermentation process and products
Patent Number: 8,158,396

Inventors: Maeda; Koji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: White balance control image sensing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,159,556

Inventors: Maeda; Toshihiko (Kirishima, JP)
Title: Microelectromechanical device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,159,059

Inventors: Maeda; Yasutoshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Lighting device and display device
Patent Number: 9,316,385

Inventors: Magara; Sho (Daito, JP)
Title: Optical disk device
Patent Number: 8,160,419

Inventors: Magni; Gianni (Turin, IT), Gromme; Gianpiero (Turin, IT)
Title: Accumulation pallet conveyor
Patent Number: 9,315,326

Inventors: Mahajan; Roop L. (Blackburg, VA), Yi; Ming (Blacksburg, VA), Podhajsky; Ronald J. (Boulder, CO), Panchawagh; Hrishikesh V. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Thermal and electrical conductivity probes and methods of making the same
Patent Number: 8,156,632

Inventors: Mahindru; Ruchi (Elmsford, NY), Ramasamy; Harigovind V. (Ossining, NY), Sarkar; Soumitra (Cary, NC)
Title: Preserving management services with self-contained metadata through the disaster recovery life cycle
Patent Number: 9,317,380

Inventors: Mai; Zhihong (Singapore, SG), Toh; Suey Li (Singapore, SG), Tan; Pik Kee (Singapore, SG), Lam; Jeffrey C. (Singapore, SG), Hsia; Liang-Choo (Singapore, SG)
Title: Integrated circuit system employing backside energy source for electrical contact formation
Patent Number: 8,158,513

Inventors: Maimon; Jon (Manassas, VA)
Title: Programmable resistance memory element and method for making same
Patent Number: 7,365,354

Inventors: Majidi-Ahy; Reza (Los Altos, CA), Hakim; Joseph (Sunnyvale, CA), Varma; Subir (San Jose, CA)
Title: Integrated, self-optimizing, multi-parameter/multi-variable point-to-multipoint communication system [II]
Patent Number: 7,366,133

Inventors: Makimura; Shinji (Kitakatsuragi-gun, JP), Kido; Hiroshi (Hirakata, JP), Masumoto; Shingo (Hirakata, JP)
Title: Electrodeless discharge lamp lighting device and luminaire
Patent Number: 7,365,498

Inventors: Malinen; Jouko (Oulu, FI), Kataja; Kari (Oulu, FI), Kivi; Sini (Kuopio, FI), Vasama; Hannu (Oulu, FI), Kuusela; Reijo (Kuopio, FI)
Title: Spectrometer for measuring moving sample material and the method
Patent Number: 8,159,668

Inventors: Malka; Gabi (Haifa, IL), Sperber; Zeev (Zichron Yaakov, IL), Shenhav; Yael (Haifa, IL)
Title: Texture engine state variable synchronizer
Patent Number: 7,365,753

Inventors: Mamadov; Agaddin (Houston, TX), Al-Wahabi; Saeed (Riyadh, SA), Al-Alwan; Akram (Riyadh, SA)
Title: Method for selective hydrogenation of acetylene to ethylene
Patent Number: 8,158,837

Inventors: Mammadov; Aghaddin Kh. (Houston, TX)
Title: Process for producing light olefins by using a ZSM-5-based catalyst
Patent Number: 9,314,780

Inventors: Manabe; Takanobu (Kawasaki, JP), Tagawa; Yoshinori (Yokohama, JP), Murayama; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP), Oya; Shuhei (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing liquid discharge head
Patent Number: 9,315,026

Inventors: Mandrusov; Evgenia (Campbell, CA), Chin; Albert K. (Palo Alto, CA), Webler, Jr.; William Earl (Escondido, CA), Shen; Yan (Sunnyvale, CA), Ainsworth; Robert D. (Scotts Valley, CA), Michel; Eugene (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Integrated system for on-site cell acquisition, processing, and delivery
Patent Number: 7,364,657

Inventors: Mangione-Smith; William Henry (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Periodically and empirically determined memory refresh intervals
Patent Number: 8,161,232

Inventors: Manico; Joseph A. (Rochester, NY), Border; John N. (Walworth, NY)
Title: Apparatus and method for capturing and viewing images
Patent Number: 8,159,591

Inventors: Maniwa; Toru (Setagaya, JP), Kimura; Shigekazu (Yokohama, JP), Aoki; Nobuhisa (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Amplifying apparatus
Patent Number: 9,319,012

Inventors: Mao; Hai-Jun (Shenzhen, CN), Liu; Te-Jia (Shenzhen, CN), Liang; Hai-Sen (Shenzhen, CN), Cheng; Hua-Dong (Shenzhen, CN), Chiang; Chih-San (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Electronic device, handwriting input recognition system, and method for recognizing handwritten input thereof
Patent Number: 9,317,144

Inventors: Marilly; Emmanuel (Antony, FR), Betge-Brezetz; Stephane (Paris, FR), Martinot; Olivier (Draveil, FR)
Title: Method of determining service trends
Patent Number: 7,366,160

Inventors: Marsh; David Allen (Fort Worth, TX), Collier, Jr.; Robert J. (Arlington, TX), Kapin; Michael A. (Arlington, TX), Tian; Youqin (Colleyville, TX), Slovin; Eliot Mark (Arlington, TX)
Title: Use of cyclodextrins as an active ingredient for treating dry AMD and solubilizing drusen
Patent Number: 8,158,609

Inventors: Marsh; David J. (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Media content descriptions
Patent Number: 7,363,649

Inventors: Marsh; Eugene P. (Boise, ID)
Title: Methods of forming metal oxide and semimetal oxide
Patent Number: 7,365,028

Inventors: Marshall; John D. (Meridian, ID), Keithley; Douglas G. (Boise, ID), Smith; Gregory R. (Saratoga, CA), Moss; Roy G. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Common block interface for data and control with handshake protocol
Patent Number: 8,161,207

Inventors: Martinez; Ignacio F. (Macae, BR), Munoz; Damian Heber (Chubut, AR)
Title: ESP/gas lift back-up
Patent Number: 7,363,983

Inventors: Maruyama; Yuji (Shinjuku, JP), Tashiro; Kazuhiro (Shinjuku, JP), Shimabayashi; Kazuhiko (Shinjuku, JP), Goto; Shigeru (Shinjuku, JP), Nakashiro; Takayuki (Shinjuku, JP), Koshinuma; Susumu (Shinjuku, JP), Shirakawa; Masayoshi (Akiruno, JP)
Title: Testing device for testing a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,159,250

Inventors: Masuda; Koji (Kanagawa, JP), Momma; Susumu (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Hidemasa (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,316,963

Inventors: Masuda; Masanori (Sakai, JP), Higashi; Hirofumi (Sakai, JP), Sakitani; Katsumi (Sakai, JP)
Title: Scroll fluid machine having an adjustment member with a deformable element
Patent Number: 7,364,418

Inventors: Masunaga; Kumi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kitagawa; Ryota (Tokyo, JP), Tsutsumi; Eishi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Fujimoto; Akira (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Asakawa; Koji (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kamakura; Takanobu (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Nunotani; Shinji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor light emitting device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,318,661

Inventors: Mathew; Suraj (Boise, ID), Trivedi; Jigish D (Boise, ID)
Title: Capacitorless DRAM on bulk silicon
Patent Number: 8,158,471

Inventors: Mathur; Monica (San Jose, CA), Clark; Mark (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: SiC--Si3N4 nanolaminates as a semiconductor for MSM snapback selector devices
Patent Number: 9,318,531

Inventors: Matoba; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Oomachi; Takao (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Johji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Storage component and storage system
Patent Number: 7,366,737

Inventors: Matsubara; Shigenori (Minoo, JP)
Title: Distribution server
Patent Number: 9,319,481

Inventors: Matsubayashi; Takaaki (Gunma, JP)
Title: Fuel cell
Patent Number: 8,158,287

Inventors: Matsuda; Yoshimoto (Kobe, JP)
Title: Engine for a leisure vehicle
Patent Number: 7,363,903

Inventors: Matsuhira; Naoki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Address generator, address generation method, and encapsulation-decapsulation device
Patent Number: 9,317,431

Inventors: Matsui; Kazuki (Kawasaki, JP), Kihara; Hideto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Relay apparatus, relay method, and recording medium storing relay program
Patent Number: 8,159,988

Inventors: Matsuike; Mitsumasa (Kawasaki, JP), Rikitake; Nobuhiro (Machida, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for controlling congestion in a communication network
Patent Number: 9,319,334

Inventors: Matsumura; Yoichi (Kyoto, JP), Kimura; Fumihiro (Nara, JP), Satou; Wataru (Osaka, JP), Itou; Mitsumi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,318,470

Inventors: Matsuo; Shiro (Torrance, CA), Otaka; Akifumi (Tochigi, JP), Ballantine; Arne (Round Lake, NY)
Title: Energy stations
Patent Number: 8,158,286

Inventors: Matsuoka; Hiromune (Sakai, JP), Kurihara; Toshiyuki (Sakai, JP)
Title: Air conditioning system
Patent Number: 8,156,752

Inventors: Matsuura; Yoshinori (Makinohara, JP), Yamagishi; Hiroaki (Fujieda, JP)
Title: Lever-type connector with reinforcing metallic plates
Patent Number: 7,364,453

Inventors: Matsuzaki; Koichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image formation apparatus and image formation method for forming an image on a folded print medium
Patent Number: 9,316,962

Inventors: Matten; Alan H. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Automatic channel pass-through
Patent Number: 9,319,874

Inventors: Matthews; Adrian S (Bridgewater, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for transmitting high speed data by spectral decomposition of the signaling space
Patent Number: 8,160,180

Inventors: Mattice; Harold E. (Gardnerville, NV), Wilder; Richard L. (Sparks, NV), Hedrick; Joseph R. (Reno, NV), Wells; William (Reno, NV)
Title: Method and apparatus for player stimulation
Patent Number: 7,364,505

Inventors: Mauder; Anton (Kolbermoor, DE), Hirler; Franz (Isen, DE)
Title: Reverse blocking transistor device
Patent Number: 9,318,483

Inventors: McAllister; Michael F. (Clintondale, NY), Torok; John G. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Land grid array structures and methods for engineering change
Patent Number: 7,363,688

Inventors: McCall; Michael J. (Geneva, IL)
Title: Production of chemicals from pyrolysis oil
Patent Number: 8,158,842

Inventors: McDaniel; Scott (Villa Park, CA), Fan; Kan (Diamond Bar, CA)
Title: Method and system for efficient buffer management for layer 2 (L2) through layer 5 (L5) network interface controller applications
Patent Number: 8,161,197

Inventors: McGorrin; Marlene (Corvallis, OR), Rehman; Zia (Corvallis, OR), Tyrell; Paul (Corvallis, OR), Austin; Mary E (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Pigmented ink-jet inks with improved print quality and reliability
Patent Number: 7,365,108

Inventors: McKay; Gary E. (Wichita, KS)
Title: Antilock braking system with directional control
Patent Number: 9,315,177

Inventors: McKeown; Kathleen R. (Wayne, NJ), Barzilay; Regina (New York, NY)
Title: Multi-document summarization system and method
Patent Number: 7,366,711

Inventors: McLuen; Gary R. (Alameda, CA), Hanney; Richard J. (Alameda, CA), Hugens; Daniel W. (Alamo, CA)
Title: Multi-well rotary synthesizer
Patent Number: 8,158,085

Inventors: McNamara; Donald James (Woodinville, WA), Serdy; Frank Stephen (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Scalable notification delivery service
Patent Number: 7,366,763

Inventors: Meijier; Gerhard Ingmar (Zurich, CH), Karg; Siegfried F (Adliswil, CH)
Title: Switchable element
Patent Number: 8,159,855

Inventors: Menge; Peter R. (Chagrin Falls, OH), Kusner; Michael (Auburn Township, OH)
Title: Scintillation detector and method of assembling and testing
Patent Number: 8,158,952

Inventors: Merkenschlager; Matthias Michael (London, GB)
Title: Use of PI3K M-TOR and AKT inhibitors to induce FOXP3 expression and generate regulatory T cells
Patent Number: 9,314,485

Inventors: Merutka; Gene Scott (Phoenixville, PA)
Title: Hepcidin mimetic peptides and uses thereof
Patent Number: 9,315,545

Inventors: Meuter; Paul (Seuzach, CH), Welschinger; Thomas (Radolfzell, DE)
Title: Sealing arrangement and pump having a sealing arrangement
Patent Number: 9,316,314

Inventors: Michel; Ulrich (Kaiserslautern, DE)
Title: Device for the transvenous cardioversion of atrial fibrillation or atrial flutter
Patent Number: 7,366,574

Inventors: Miller; Robert D. (Apple Valley, MN), Thomas; Steven H. (Brooklyn Center, MN)
Title: Methods and systems for providing air data parameters using mass flow and pressure sensors
Patent Number: 7,363,809

Inventors: Miller; Thomas Edward (Arlington Heights, IL), Schafer; David E. (Glen Ellyn, IL)
Title: Apparatus for creating motion amplification in a transducer with improved linkage structure
Patent Number: 7,366,317

Inventors: Milne; William Frame (Malmesbury, GB), White; William Robert James (Malmesbury, GB)
Title: Handheld cleaning appliance
Patent Number: 8,156,609

Inventors: Milner; Glynn (Fiskerton, GB)
Title: Combustion chamber
Patent Number: 8,156,724

Inventors: Milsom; Derek C (ON, CA)
Title: Landing gear electrical swivel
Patent Number: 9,315,260

Inventors: Minami; Ichiro (Tokyo, JP), Sakurai; Masajiro (Yokosuka, JP), Suzuki; Yasuo (Chigasaki, JP)
Title: Structured packing for gas-liquid mass transfer unit
Patent Number: 9,314,709

Inventors: Mine; Toshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Shimamoto; Yasuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Hamamura; Hirotaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: MOS field effect transistor
Patent Number: 9,318,558

Inventors: Minowa; Morihiko (Kawasaki, JP), Kimura; Dai (Kawasaki, JP), Kawaguchi; Noriyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Synchronization detecting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,366,228

Inventors: Misawa; Reiji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing to determine if pixel in compressed data is chromatic or achromtic based on selection threshold
Patent Number: 8,159,718

Inventors: Mischler; Reinhold (Ludwigshafen, DE), Werner; Gerhard (Weinheim, DE)
Title: Microneedle arrays with ATR sensor
Patent Number: 8,160,665

Inventors: Misner; Michael O. (Lake Villa, IL), Lu; Jian-Bing (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Combination and key operated padlock with indicator
Patent Number: 7,363,782

Inventors: Mitsuya; Yusuke (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Naruoka; Yoshihiko (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Todoriki; Toru (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Asari; Yukio (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Hiramitsu; Naruaki (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Sheet handling apparatus and sheet handling method
Patent Number: 8,157,256

Inventors: Miura; Teruhisa (Uji, JP), Miyazaki; Yoshio (Uji, JP)
Title: Capacitor and method of connecting the same
Patent Number: 7,365,962

Inventors: Miya; Tatsuya (Kanagawa, JP), Kimura; Kazuharu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Electronic circuit board
Patent Number: 7,365,274

Inventors: Miyagaki; Atsushi (Odawara, JP), Taninaka; Dai (Odawara, JP)
Title: Control device connected to external device
Patent Number: 7,363,439

Inventors: Miyakawa; Takeshi (Gunma, JP), Fujimura; Tetsuo (Gunma, JP), Ogita; Katsuhisa (Gunma, JP)
Title: Container for an electronic component
Patent Number: 7,364,778

Inventors: Miyakoshi; Hiroshi (Hachioji, JP), Furuta; Kazumi (Akishima, JP), Morikawa; Masahiro (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Forming methods, forming devices for articles having a micro-sized shape and optical elements
Patent Number: 7,365,919

Inventors: Miyamoto; Atsushi (Kokubunji, JP), Miyakoshi; Junichi (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Apparatus, method, and computer program product for medical diagnostic imaging assistance
Patent Number: 9,317,918

Inventors: Miyamoto; Ken (Tokyo, JP)
Title: String arrangement device
Patent Number: 9,317,949

Inventors: Miyamoto; Ryosuke (Chiba, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, information processing apparatus, and information output method
Patent Number: 8,159,691

Inventors: Miyata; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Miyazaki; Takeshi ({dot over (T)}okyo, JP), Kobayashi; Kazuhiko (Tokyo, JP), Hayashi; Kunito (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Aberration evaluation pattern, aberration evaluation method, aberration correction method, electron beam drawing apparatus, electron microscope, master, stamper, recording medium, and structure
Patent Number: 8,158,310

Inventors: Miyata; Michitaro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Resource sharing and allocation between a plurality of different raid policies on groups of disks
Patent Number: 8,161,489

Inventors: Miyazaki; Hajime (Matsumoto, JP), Kawasumi; Kazuo (Chino, JP)
Title: Fluid transporter and fluid transporter driving method
Patent Number: 9,316,219

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: 8,157,546

Inventors: Miyazaki; Masashi (Kanagawa, JP), Mochizuki; Tomoka (Tokyo, JP), Shimizu; Tomohiro (Tokyo, JP), Sugiura; Tomonori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Setting a display position of a pointer
Patent Number: 9,317,199

Inventors: Mizutani; Nobuaki (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Speech information processing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,160,882

Inventors: Mochizuki; Jun (Abiko, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus having controlled speed differential between image bearing members and intermediate transfer belt
Patent Number: 8,160,480

Inventors: Mochizuki; Kiyotaka (Shizuoka, JP), Tatara; Naoki (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Vehicle headlamp including control to reduce illuminance of additional light distribution pattern and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 8,157,427

Inventors: Mochizuki; Yasushi (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Takayuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, program, and recording medium
Patent Number: 7,365,875

Inventors: Mockford; Kieran P. (Issaquah, WA)
Title: System and method for registering a subscription of interest of needed new resource in a store accessible by a plurality of resource creators and pushing the needed resource thereto by the creator based upon the registered subscription
Patent Number: 8,161,488

Inventors: Moffitt; Michael D. (Austin, TX)
Title: Multi-way number partitioning using weakest link optimality
Patent Number: 9,317,479

Inventors: Molayem; Daryoosh (Carson, CA)
Title: Beverage container having built-in infuser and passive cooling element
Patent Number: 9,314,126

Inventors: Monde; Masafumi (Yokohama, JP), Tsuchiya; Toshikazu (Susono, JP), Hanamoto; Hidetoshi (Mishima, JP), Ishida; Tsutomu (Suntou-gun, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus for determining remaining amount of developer in developer container
Patent Number: 9,317,005

Inventors: Monia; Brett P. (Encinitas, CA), Graham; Mark J. (San Clemente, CA)
Title: Modulation of diacylglycerol acyltransferase 1 expression
Patent Number: 8,158,597

Inventors: Montgomery; Peter L. (San Rafael, CA)
Title: Six-term Karatsuba-variant calculator
Patent Number: 7,363,336

Inventors: Moody; Donald R. (Denton, TX), Hanson; Courtney J. (Denton, TX), Lott; Hamilton (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Metal truss
Patent Number: 8,156,706

Inventors: Moon; Byung Ki (Seoul, KR)
Title: Wobble signal detector including the signal processor, optical disk apparatus including the wobble signal detector and read-write optical disk drive including the wobble signal detector
Patent Number: 8,159,917

Inventors: Moon; Taeho (Seoul, KR), Lee; Heonmin (Seoul, KR), Ahn; Sehwon (Seoul, KR), Eo; Youngjoo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Thin film solar cell module
Patent Number: 8,158,878

Inventors: Moore; Robert C. (Mercer Island, WA)
Title: Learning translation relationships among words
Patent Number: 7,366,654

Inventors: Mordukhovich; Gregory (Bloomfield Hills, MI)
Title: Clutch for a transmission
Patent Number: 8,157,071

Inventors: Moreau; Marinette (Saint-Germain, FR), Osty; Nicolas (Luxeuil-les-Bains, FR)
Title: Pharmaceutical composition useful for vaccines
Patent Number: 8,158,133

Inventors: Mori; Masato (Osaka, JP), Komyoji; Daido (Nara, JP), Nagai; Koichi (Kyoto, JP), Yagi; Yoshihiko (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Relay substrate, method for manufacturing the relay substrate and three-dimensional circuit device using the relay substrate
Patent Number: 8,159,829

Inventors: Mori; Takeshi (Nakano-Ku, JP), Haneda; Satoshi (Nakano-Ku, JP)
Title: Heat exchanger support structure of motor vehicle and supporting method
Patent Number: 7,363,961

Inventors: Mori; Tatsuki (Anjo, JP), Hira; Shinichi (Anjo, JP)
Title: Charging apparatus including an operation inhibiting unit for inhibiting a battery circuit based on ambient temperature
Patent Number: 8,159,194

Inventors: Morikawa; Takayuki (Nagoya, JP), Yamamoto; Toshiyuki (Nagoya, JP), Miwa; Tomio (Nagoya, JP), Satou; Akinori (Minato-ku, JP), Yao; Enjian (Minato-ku, JP), Sugisaki; Yasuhiro (Koto-ku, JP)
Title: Route search system, route search terminal and route search method
Patent Number: 8,160,810

Inventors: Morino; Tetsu (Kanagawa, JP), Sawayama; Noboru (Kanagawa, JP), Kawabata; Kenichi (Kanagawa, JP), Yorimoto; Mamoru (Tokyo, JP), Hirota; Tetsuro (Kanagawa, JP), Hagiwara; Takumi (Aichi, JP), Sakakitani; Masatoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid-jet device, image forming apparatus, and method for adjusting landing positions of liquid droplets
Patent Number: 8,157,342

Inventors: Morishita; Hiroyuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Multiprocessor system
Patent Number: 9,317,287

Inventors: Morris; Andrew (San Diego, CA), Sheriff; Jeffrey T. (San Marcos, CA), Esser; Keith (San Diego, CA)
Title: Axially-radially nested expandable device
Patent Number: 9,314,354

Inventors: Morrow; Warren R. (Steilacoom, WA), Barnett; Brandon C. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Optical add/drop interconnect bus for multiprocessor architecture
Patent Number: 7,366,368

Inventors: Moskowitz; Scott A. (Sunny Isles Beach, FL), Berry; Mike W. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Utilizing data reduction in steganographic and cryptographic system
Patent Number: 8,160,249

Inventors: Moskowitz; Scott A. (Sunny Isles Beach, FL), Cooperman; Marc S. (Short Hills, NJ)
Title: Method and system for digital watermarking
Patent Number: 8,161,286

Inventors: Moss; Robert Wayne (Longmont, CO), Forehand; Monty Aaron (Loveland, CO), Matthews, Jr.; Donald Preston (Longmont, CO), Hars; Laszlo (Cranberry Township, PA), Beaver; Donald Rozinak (Pittsburgh, PA), Thiesfeld; Charles William (Lakeville, MN), Trantham; Jon David (Chanhassen, MN), Goodwill; William Preston (Edmond, OK)
Title: Method and apparatus for securing communications ports in an electronic device
Patent Number: 7,363,564

Inventors: Motegi; Akihiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image formation apparatus and network system
Patent Number: 7,363,542

Inventors: Motoyama; Tetsuro (Cupertino, CA), Niro; Masaichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method and system for remote diagnostic, control and information collection based on various communication modes for sending messages to users
Patent Number: 8,161,153

Inventors: Moulin; Olivier (Ville d'Avray, FR), Desprez; Olivier (Versailles, FR), Caillon; Christophe (Bretigny, FR)
Title: Method of detecting a printable surface
Patent Number: 7,365,331

Inventors: Movlazada; Parviz (Buehlertal, DE)
Title: Rotary oscillation damper
Patent Number: 8,156,842

Inventors: Moya; Wilson (Concord, MA)
Title: Method of forming coated structures
Patent Number: 8,158,196

Inventors: Mubaslat; Saed M. (Miamisburg, OH), Poling; Mark (Springfield, OH), Tyson, III; William (Urbana, OH)
Title: Systems and methods for security controlled LED lighting fixture
Patent Number: 8,159,149

Inventors: Mueller; George G. (Boston, MA), Osterhout; Ralph (San Francisco, CA), Dowling; Kevin J. (Westford, MA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for enhancing inflatable devices
Patent Number: 7,364,488

Inventors: Mullaney; Julian (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Enhanced telecommunication signal insertion systems and methods
Patent Number: 8,160,236

Inventors: Muller; George W. (Bridgewater, NJ), Stirling; David I. (Branchburg, NJ), Chen; Roger Shen-Chu (Edison, NJ)
Title: Pharmaceutical compositions of 1,3-dioxo-2-(2,6-dioxopiperidin-3-yl)-4-amino isoindoline
Patent Number: 8,158,653

Inventors: Mullins; Gregory Loyd (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Connector hat with extended mounting posts for securing a connector shell to a circuit board
Patent Number: 8,157,586

Inventors: Mun; Kyoung-ran (Suwon-si, KR), Ram; Tamrakar Nipun (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Jong-seon (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Kyoung-su (Seoul, KR)
Title: Server providing cloud service, terminal for developer and method for supporting application development using the same
Patent Number: 9,317,282

Inventors: Murakami; Makoto (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Positioning apparatus, control method of positioning apparatus, control program for positioning apparatus, and computer-readable recording medium having control program for positioning apparatus recorded therein
Patent Number: 7,365,679

Inventors: Muramatsu; Mizuki (Machida, JP)
Title: Printing system and control method thereof, and storage medium therefor
Patent Number: 8,159,700

Inventors: Murayama; Noriyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Communication apparatus with exchangeable recording medium
Patent Number: 8,161,196

Inventors: Murayama; Shu (Tokyo, JP), Homma; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Shibata; Kunio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Moving image decoding apparatus and moving image coding apparatus
Patent Number: 8,160,152

Inventors: Murphy; William J. (North Ferrisburgh, VT), Strippe; David C. (Westford, VT)
Title: Sputtering target fixture
Patent Number: 8,157,970

Inventors: Murray; Stephen (Oosterbeek, NL), Hillier; Gaynor (Boxworth Cambs, GB), Bordet-Stead; Philip Nigel (London, GB), Langgner; Tanja (London, GB), Helps; David (London, GB)
Title: Refrigerator for storing vials and cartridge for use in the same
Patent Number: 8,156,755

Inventors: Musial; John G. (Newburgh, NY), Nesbitt; Pamela A. (Raleigh, NC), Patil; Sandeep R. (Maharashtra, IN), Shiraguppi; Riyazahamad M. (Maharashtra, IN)
Title: Storage managment in a multi-tiered storage architecture
Patent Number: 9,319,464

Inventors: Musial; John G. (Newburgh, NY), Nesbitt; Pamela A. (Raleigh, NC), Patil; Sandeep R. (Maharashtra, IN), Shiraguppi; Riyazahamad M. (Maharashtra, IN)
Title: Storage management in a multi-tiered storage architecture
Patent Number: 9,319,465

Inventors: Myers; Rachel (Newton, MA), Manoharan; Muthiah (Weston, MA)
Title: RNAi modulation of RSV and therapeutic uses thereof
Patent Number: 8,158,773

Inventors: Nagai; Makoto (Kakamigahara, JP)
Title: Method for allocating channels, and base station apparatus and communication system utilizing the channel allocating method
Patent Number: 7,366,543

Inventors: Nagasako; Shuuya (Kanagawa, JP), Tamura; Masahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Furuhashi; Tomohiro (Kanagawa, JP), Sugiyama; Keisuke (Tokyo, JP), Shibasaki; Yuusuke (Kanagawa, JP), Nakada; Kyosuke (Kanagawa, JP), Yamamoto; Kazuya (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Junya (Miyagi, JP), Konno; Kazunori (Miyagi, JP), Niikura; Yasuo (Miyagi, JP), Hoshino; Tomomichi (Kanagawa, JP), Kunieda; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Takahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshizaki; Tomohiro (Saitama, JP), Goto; Kiichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Recording medium discharging device
Patent Number: 9,316,986

Inventors: Nagatomi; Eiji (Tokyo, JP), Shinoda; Noriaki (Tokyo, JP), Aihara; Yoshihiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Molybdenum alkylxanthates and lubricating compositions
Patent Number: 8,158,565

Inventors: Nagayasu; Daiki (Mie, JP)
Title: Harness protector and wire harness routing structural part
Patent Number: 9,315,163

Inventors: Nakagawa; Susumu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image content and advertisement data providing method, system, and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,161,508

Inventors: Nakagawa; Takashi (Moriguchi, JP), Teranishi; Masatoshi (Settsu, JP), Tsuji; Yoichiro (Katano, JP)
Title: Method of preserving fuel cell membrane electrode assembly
Patent Number: 7,364,815

Inventors: Nakahata; Isao (Tokyo, JP), Ishikura; Tomokazu (Tokyo, JP), Aoki; Takuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ferrite sintered body and manufacturing method therefor
Patent Number: 8,158,018

Inventors: Nakamura; Atsushi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: System having electronic device with multiple interfaces and host apparatus, information processing device, electronic device, and setup method, control method and program therefor
Patent Number: 8,161,170

Inventors: Nakamura; Hiroyuki (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Protection circuit for semiconductor integrated circuit and driving method therefor
Patent Number: 8,159,795

Inventors: Nakamura; Shuji (Anan, JP), Mukai; Takashi (Anan, JP), Tanizawa; Koji (Anan, JP), Mitani; Tomotsugu (Anan, JP), Marui; Hiroshi (Anan, JP)
Title: Nitride semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,365,369

Inventors: Nakamura; Takaki (Ebina, JP)
Title: Computer system, storage system and method for saving storage area by integrating same data
Patent Number: 8,161,259

Inventors: Nakamura; Yoshimasa (Osaka, JP), Iwasaki; Masashi (Osaka, JP), Obata; Masahiko (Tokyo, JP), Kondo; Koichi (Kyoto, JP), Sasada; Shohei (Gifu, JP)
Title: Image feature extraction method and image compression method
Patent Number: 8,160,368

Inventors: Nakao; Yoshihiro (Kyoto, JP), Nakamura; Norihisa (Kyoto, JP), Kodama; Yukiko (Takatsuki, JP), Fujimura; Tomoko (Takatsuki, JP), Ashikari; Toshihiko (Takatsuki, JP)
Title: Screening method for genes of brewing yeast
Patent Number: 7,365,164

Inventors: Nakata; Kazuhito (Otawara, JP)
Title: Ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus and ultrasonic diagnostic method
Patent Number: 8,157,734

Inventors: Nakatani; Yoji (Yamato, JP), Iwasaki; Masaaki (Tachikawa, JP), Enko; Yutaka (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Method for accessing distributed file system
Patent Number: 7,363,352

Inventors: Nakatani; Yoji (Yokohama, JP), Sonoda; Koji (Sagamihara, JP), Nakano; Takahiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Network storage system with a clustered configuration sharing a namespace, and control method therefor
Patent Number: 8,161,133

Inventors: Nakaya; Yuichiro (Suginami-ku, JP)
Title: Recording medium having recorded thereon coded information using plus and/or minus rounding of images
Patent Number: 8,160,373

Inventors: Nakhasi; Dilip K. (Bourbonnais, IL), Daniels; Roger L. (Manhattan, IL)
Title: Controlled viscosity oil composition and method of making
Patent Number: 8,158,185

Inventors: Namikata; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Printing system, printing apparatus, and job control method
Patent Number: 8,159,693

Inventors: Naono; Ken (Tachikawa, JP), Shimizu; Masaaki (Mitaka, JP), Arakawa; Fumio (Kodaira, JP), Kanekawa; Nobuyasu (Hitachi, JP), Sakurai; Kohei (Hitachi, JP), Hoshino; Masatoshi (Tsuchiura, JP), Yoshimura; Kentaro (Paris, FR)
Title: Vehicular control system and control method
Patent Number: 8,160,781

Inventors: Nappier; David N. (Caseyville, IL)
Title: Countersink gauge having self-centering probe
Patent Number: 7,363,721

Inventors: Naruo; Masahiro (Osaka, JP), Fukuda; Kenichi (Osaka, JP), Yagi; Sana (Osaka, JP)
Title: Lighting device and luminaire using the same
Patent Number: 9,320,106

Inventors: Naruse; Yohichi (Gifu, JP), Ochi; Takashi (Tenri, JP), Kubo; Masumi (Ikoma, JP), Yamamoto; Akihiro (Yamatokoriyama, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 8,159,432

Inventors: Nash; John E. (Chester Springs, PA), Walters; Gregory (Malvern, PA), Heiman; Stephen (Exton, PA), Barnitz; Jim (Schwenksville, PA), Fatone; Pete (Exton, PA)
Title: Interventional procedure drive and control system
Patent Number: 8,157,787

Inventors: Nashida; Yukihiro (Tomachi, JP)
Title: Video signal identification device and video signal identification method
Patent Number: 7,365,798

Inventors: Nasser-Ghodsi; Mehran (Hamilton, MA), Borowicz; Mark (San Jose, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for measuring a characteristic of a substrate or preparing a substrate for analysis
Patent Number: 7,365,321

Inventors: Naumann; Ronald (Dresden, DE), Grimm; Volker (Langebrueck, DE), Zakharov; Andrey (Dresden, DE), Richter; Ralf (Dresden, DE)
Title: Enhancing transistor performance by reducing exposure to oxygen plasma in a dual stress liner approach
Patent Number: 9,318,345

Inventors: Nazare; Marc (Idstein, DE), Wehner; Volkmar (Sandberg, DE), Laux; Volker (Mainz, DE), Urmann; Matthias (Eschborn, DE), Bauer; Armin (Sulzbach, DE), Matter; Hans (Langenselbold, DE)
Title: Indazole-derivatives as factor Xa inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,365,088

Inventors: Negishi; Norio (Saitama, JP)
Title: Image sensing apparatus and control method for the image sensing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,159,570

Inventors: Nelson; Joe (Austin, TX)
Title: Wireless architecture utilizing geo-referencing
Patent Number: 8,160,574

Inventors: Nemecek; Craig (Seattle, WA), Roe; Steve (Woodinville, WA)
Title: In-circuit emulator and pod synchronized boot
Patent Number: 8,160,864

Inventors: Nentwig; Markus (Helsinki, FI)
Title: Compensating for variations in the response of a power supply
Patent Number: 8,160,519

Inventors: Ng; Kee Yean (Penang, MY), Koay; Hui Peng (Penang, MY), Lee; Chiau Jin (Penang, MY), Tan; Kheng Leng (Penang, MY), Loo; Wei Liam (Penang, MY), Ng; Keat Chuan (Penang, MY), Norfidathul; Alzar Abdul Karim (Seberang Perai, MY)
Title: Light emitting diode package with direct leadframe heat dissipation
Patent Number: 7,365,407

Inventors: Ng; Tai Wai (Foshan, CN)
Title: Blind hinge used for furniture
Patent Number: 9,316,035

Inventors: Nguyen; Cattien V. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Carbon nanotube patterning on a metal substrate
Patent Number: 9,318,295

Inventors: Nguyen; Ha (Belmont, CA), Herman; Jeffrey A. (Palo Alto, CA), Gentry; Renee (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and system to automate payment for a commerce transaction
Patent Number: 8,160,933

Inventors: Nguyen; Julien Tan (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Dynamic preloading of web pages
Patent Number: 8,161,370

Inventors: Ni; Shimao (Bolingbrook, IL)
Title: Scroll compressor with back pressure pocket receiving discharge pressure fluid
Patent Number: 8,157,551

Inventors: Nicgorski; Dana F. (Salem, MA), Sterne; Adam H. (Boca Raton, FL), Strupp; Michael (Durmersheim, DE)
Title: Axial flow fan with hub isolation slots
Patent Number: 8,157,524

Inventors: Nicholas; Christopher P (Evanston, IL), Jan; Deng-Yang (Elk Grove Village, IL), Moscoso; Jaime G (Mount Prospect, IL)
Title: Process for catalytic cracking of hydrocarbons using UZM-35HS
Patent Number: 8,157,985

Inventors: Nielsen; Preben (Holb.ae butted.k, DK), Enggaard; Christian Peter (Vejby, DK), Miller; Thomas D. (Bronshoj, DK), Munchow; Bodo von (Lyngby, DK), Thogersen; Klaus (Charlottenlund, DK)
Title: Injection device with means for signalling the time since the last injection
Patent Number: 9,314,573

Inventors: Nielsen; Soren Henningsen (Lystrup, DK)
Title: Bass enhancement
Patent Number: 9,319,789

Inventors: Nieter; Jeffrey J. (Coventry, CT)
Title: Reciprocating compressor with enlarged valve seat area
Patent Number: 7,364,413

Inventors: Nightingale; Andrew Mark (Cambridge, GB), Bruce; Alistair Crone (Stockport, GB)
Title: Software and hardware simulation
Patent Number: 7,366,650

Inventors: Nii; Yusuke (Mie, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 8,159,442

Inventors: Nilsen; Robert B. (Mystic, CT), Rowland; William P. (Southington, CT)
Title: Optical structures
Patent Number: 7,364,314

Inventors: Nilsson; Ulf (Whetstone, GB)
Title: Combustion chamber with a wall section and a brim element
Patent Number: 9,316,398

Inventors: Nimura; Kazuaki (Kawasaki, JP), Ito; Hidenobu (Kawasaki, JP), Yasaki; Koichi (Kawasaki, JP), Nakamura; Yosuke (Kawasaki, JP), Guo; Zhaogong (Koto, JP)
Title: Information processing device, subsystem, information processing method, and recording medium storing information processing program
Patent Number: 9,317,248

Inventors: Niranjan; (Richardson, TX), Fan; Guoxin (Plano, TX), Duggi; Mohan Reddy (Garland, TX)
Title: Application design framework for MANET over a short range communication protocol
Patent Number: 8,161,121

Inventors: Nishi; Michio (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Takehiro (Tokyo, JP), Taira; Shizuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of recovering a base paper for gypsum board
Patent Number: 8,157,954

Inventors: Nishibori; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Display device, display method, information recording medium and program
Patent Number: 8,159,507

Inventors: Nishida; Tetsuo (Suwa, JP), Onishi; Hajime (Chino, JP)
Title: Surface-emitting type wafer and method for manufacturing the same, and burn-in method for surface-emitting type wafers
Patent Number: 7,365,368

Inventors: Nishida; Toru (Akashi, JP), Nagasawa; Kazuki (Akashi, JP), Watanabe; Yoshio (Kakogawa, JP), Fukami; Yoji (Kakogawa, JP), Yanamoto; Toshiyuki (Kobe, JP)
Title: Engine and vehicle comprising engine
Patent Number: 8,156,908

Inventors: Nishihata; Naomitsu (Tokyo, JP), Kawasaki; Tatsuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Stock shape for machining and production process thereof
Patent Number: 8,158,242

Inventors: Nishikawa; Shizuo (Nara, JP), Morita; Hisayoshi (Nara, JP), Yabuta; Masami (Nara, JP), Sakamoto; Sosuke (Nara, JP)
Title: Apparatus for and method of measuring workpiece on machine tool
Patent Number: 8,160,738

Inventors: Nishikawa; Yuri (Osaka, JP), Yoneda; Aki (Hyogo, JP), Yamagami; Katsuyoshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Appliance control method, speech-based appliance control system, and cooking appliance
Patent Number: 9,316,400

Inventors: Nishimura; Kouichi (Kanagawa, JP), Hori; Yoshihiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Operational amplifier
Patent Number: 8,159,303

Inventors: Nishino; Naoyuki (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Ohta; Yasunori (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Kito; Eiichi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,160,449

Inventors: Nishino; Norikazu (Fukuoka, JP), Yoshida; Minoru (Saitama, JP), Nakagawa; Junichi (Hokkaido, JP)
Title: Compound having histone deacetylase-inhibiting activity, and pharmaceutical composition comprising the compound as an active ingredient
Patent Number: 8,158,587

Inventors: Nishino; Shigeyoshi (Ube, JP), Hirotsu; Kenji (Ube, JP), Shima; Hidetaka (Ube, JP), Iwamoto; Keiji (Ube, JP), Harada; Takashi (Ube, JP), Suzuki; Shinobu (Ube, JP)
Title: Process for preparing 4-aminotetrahydropyran compound and an acid salt thereof, synthetic intermediate thereof and process for preparing the same
Patent Number: 7,365,215

Inventors: Nishioka; Kazuyuki (Kobe, JP), Kishimoto; Hiroyuki (Kobe, JP), Mabuchi; Takahiro (Kobe, JP), Muraoka; Kiyoshige (Kobe, JP)
Title: Rubber composition for tire tread comprising a piezoelectric material
Patent Number: 7,365,119

Inventors: Nishioka; Tetsuji (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Binder resin composition
Patent Number: 8,158,715

Inventors: Nishitani; Masanobu (Shiojiri, JP), Miyazawa; Yasunaga (Okaya, JP), Matsumoto; Hiroshi (Nagano, JP), Yamamoto; Kazumasa (Nagano, JP)
Title: Acoustic model creation method as well as acoustic model creation apparatus and speech recognition apparatus
Patent Number: 7,366,669

Inventors: Nishizawa; Toshiki (Tokyo, JP), Kobayashi; Kenji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical receptacle and optical module with optical receptacle
Patent Number: 7,364,370

Inventors: Niskanen; Jason David (Keswick, CA), Mrkovic; Dragan (Newmarket, CA), Daniels; Andrew R. (Sharon, CA)
Title: Shaped memory alloy decklid actuator
Patent Number: 8,157,300

Inventors: Niskanen; Jason David (Scarborough, CA), Daniels; Andrew R. (Newmarket, CA), Mrkovic; Dragan (Newmarket, CA)
Title: Vehicle lock controlled by a shape memory alloy actuator
Patent Number: 7,364,211

Inventors: Niwa; Takashi (Chiba, JP), Kato; Kenji (Chiba, JP), Mitsuoka; Yasuyuki (Chiba, JP), Oumi; Manabu (Chiba, JP), Kasama; Nobuyuki (Chiba, JP), Ichihara; Susumu (Chiba, JP), Maeda; Hidetaka (Chiba, JP), Shinohara; Yoko (Chiba, JP)
Title: Method for forming optical aperture, near-field optical head, method for fabricating near-field optical head, and information recording/reading apparatus
Patent Number: 7,366,060

Inventors: Niwamae; Yuuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Focal-plane shutter apparatus and image-pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 8,157,458

Inventors: Noda; Yuki (Kanonji, JP), Tamura; Tatsuya (Kanonji, JP), Hashino; Akira (Kanonji, JP)
Title: Absorptive article
Patent Number: 9,314,383

Inventors: Noice; David (Palo Alto, CA), Nunn; Gary (Los Gatos, CA), Seo; Inhwan (Fremont, CA), Kao; William (Fremont, CA), Dong; Xiaopeng (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and system for implementing timing aware metal fill
Patent Number: 8,161,425

Inventors: Noji; Nobuharu (Zushi, JP), Satake; Tohru (Chigasaki, JP), Sobukawa; Hirosi (Zama, JP), Kimba; Toshifumi (Fujisawa, JP), Hatakeyama; Masahiro (Fujisawa, JP), Yoshikawa; Shoji (Hachioji, JP), Murakami; Takeshi (Shinagawa-ku, JP), Watanabe; Kenji (Fujisawa, JP), Karimata; Tsutomu (Yokohama, JP), Suematsu; Kenichi (Yokohama, JP), Tabe; Yutaka (Yokohama, JP), Tajima; Ryo (Yokohama, JP), Tohyama; Keiichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Testing apparatus using charged particles and device manufacturing method using the testing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,365,324

Inventors: Noma; Takeshi (Osaka, JP), Nakanishi; Youhei (Osaka, JP), Mizusaki; Masanobu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device and method for producing liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 9,316,867

Inventors: Nomizo; Tomohiro (Shiojiri, JP), Miyasaka; Akira (Okaya, JP)
Title: Projector control
Patent Number: 7,364,304

Inventors: Nomoto; Shohei (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,317,474

Inventors: Nomula; Srinivas (Hartsville, SC)
Title: Easy-opening high barrier plastic closure and method therefor
Patent Number: 7,364,779

Inventors: Nomura; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,365,397

Inventors: Nonaka; Ayumu (Fukuoka, JP), Shimada; Yuji (Fukuoka, JP), Kuroda; Hideo (Fukuoka, JP), Nekoda; Koji (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Optical transmission device, optical transmission system, and bandwidth control method
Patent Number: 8,160,111

Inventors: Norizuki; Akira (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Saito; Yoshikazu (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Signal relay apparatus of optical communication system
Patent Number: 7,366,410

Inventors: Norrby; Henry (Jarvso, SE)
Title: Auxiliary machine for labelling machines
Patent Number: 8,156,983

Inventors: Nou; Seong Taeg (Icheon-shi, KR)
Title: Vehicle proximity alerting system and method
Patent Number: 7,365,641

Inventors: Nozawa; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP), Okamoto; Masami (Kanagawa, JP), Sasaki; Yoshikuni (Kanagawa, JP), Kikushima; Yuuki (Kanagawa, JP), Hirose; Fumihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Kubota; Keisuke (Kanagawa, JP), Yuasa; Shuutaroh (Kanagawa, JP), Hemmi; Kaori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Fixing device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,316,979

Inventors: Nozawa; Toshihisa (Amagasaki, JP), Watanabe; Shingo (Amagasaki, JP)
Title: Film forming apparatus and method for manufacturing light emitting element
Patent Number: 8,158,012

Inventors: Nucci; Antonio (Burlingame, CA), Taft; Nina (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method for estimating a traffic matrix in a communication network using non-stationary data
Patent Number: 7,363,386

Inventors: Numrich; Uwe (Gross-Zimmern, DE), Battenhausen; Peter (Brachttal-Udenhain, DE), Dickhaut; Guenther (Riedstadt, DE), Guenanten; Claude (Darmstadt, DE)
Title: Plastic mixtures comprising thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) and impact-resistant poly(meth)acrylate
Patent Number: 8,158,709

Inventors: Nutt; Kevin (Summerfield, NC), Ramos; Sandro (High Point, NC)
Title: Storage unit with electronic device mounting structure
Patent Number: 8,157,313

Inventors: O'Connor; Dennis M. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Resource management in security enhanced processors
Patent Number: 7,363,491

Inventors: O'Donnell; Robert J. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Method for utilizing a meniscus in substrate processing
Patent Number: 7,363,727

Inventors: O'Phelan; Michael J. (Oakdale, MN), Kavanagh; Richard J. (Brooklyn Park, MN), Poplett; James M. (Plymouth, MN), Barr; A. Gordon (Burnsville, MN), Schenk; Brian D. (Coon Rapids, MN), Schmidt; Brian L. (Forest Lake, MN)
Title: Capacitor having a feedthrough assembly with a coupling member
Patent Number: 7,365,960

Inventors: O'Sullivan; Patrick Joseph (Ballsbridge, IE), Harpur; Liam (Skerries, IE), Raguillat; Fred (Dunboyne, IE), Zimmet; Carol Sue (Boxborough, MA), Terlizzi; Daniel (Arezzo, IT)
Title: System and method for managing calendaring events
Patent Number: 9,317,838

Inventors: Obata; Takanori (Higashiosaka, JP)
Title: Information terminal and display controlling method
Patent Number: 9,317,936

Inventors: Oberley; Brian Joseph (Monroeville, IN), Groff; Dean J. (Ft. Wayne, IN)
Title: Flow-rate restrictor insert for orifice expansion device
Patent Number: 7,363,940

Inventors: Ogawa; Ryuichi (Ichihara, JP), Wakabayashi; Masaki (Nara, JP)
Title: IC card with built-in coprocessor for auxiliary arithmetic, and control method thereof
Patent Number: 7,364,083

Inventors: Ogino; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Autofocus method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,365,789

Inventors: Ogino; Kozo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Exposure method using charged particle beam
Patent Number: 8,158,312

Inventors: Oh; Heung Jae (Chungcheongnam-do, KR), Choi; Jin Won (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Ki Taek (Seoul, KR)
Title: Lead pin for package substrate, and method for manufacturing package substrate with the same
Patent Number: 8,159,064

Inventors: Oh; Jung Kyun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for downloading a message in a mobile terminal, method for forwarding message, and mobile terminal for performing the same
Patent Number: 8,160,550

Inventors: Oh; Kwang-cheol (Yongin-si, KR), Jeong; Jae-hoon (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Kyu-hong (Yongin-si, KR), Jeong; So-young (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for acquiring multi-channel sound by using microphone array
Patent Number: 8,160,270

Inventors: Ohara; Eiji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Data processing apparatus, system control method and system
Patent Number: 8,159,695

Inventors: Ohashi; Kenya (Hitachinaka, JP), Ogino; Masahiko (Hitachi, JP), Miyauchi; Akihiro (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Mold for fine pattern transfer and method for forming resin pattern using same
Patent Number: 8,158,048

Inventors: Ohashi; Masaaki (Inabe, JP), Fukuzawa; Satoru (Inabe, JP)
Title: Constant-velocity joint and image-forming device
Patent Number: 7,366,443

Inventors: Ohsuki; Satoru (Chiba, JP), Tengeiji; Atsushi (Kanagawa, JP), Ikeda; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP), Shibata; Yoshihiro (Tokyo, JP), Nagata; Chikahiro (Tokyo, JP), Shimada; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Pyrazolopyrimidine derivative
Patent Number: 8,158,638

Inventors: Ohta; Kenichi (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,365,873

Inventors: Ohtsuka; Hirofumi (Osaka, JP), Hirano; Takenori (Izumi, JP)
Title: Catalyst for purifying methane-containing waste gas and method of purifying methane-containing waste gas
Patent Number: 7,364,712

Inventors: Ohyu; Shigeharu (Yaita, JP), Yamagata; Hitoshi (Otawara, JP), Sugiyama; Atsuko (Nasushiobara, JP)
Title: Medical image-processing apparatus and a method for processing medical images
Patent Number: 8,160,316

Inventors: Oikawa; Michio (Tokyo, JP), Sato; Yoshinori (Tokyo, JP), Fujiwara; Keisei (Tokyo, JP), Harada; Kunihiko (Tokyo, JP), Yokohari; Yumiko (Tokkyo, JP), Nakae; Tatsuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Privacy protection-type data providing system
Patent Number: 9,317,716

Inventors: Oka; Ichiro (Iwata, JP), Kashihara; Masakazu (Iwata, JP)
Title: Method for evaluating deep rooting property of plant
Patent Number: 8,156,687

Inventors: Okada; Kazuhisa (Kiryu, JP), Hikasa; Kazuhiko (Hamura, JP), Wurm; Patrick (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Apparatus for radio telecommunication system and method of building up output power
Patent Number: 7,366,481

Inventors: Okada; Yoshiyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Sending method of pay contents, radio terminal and carrier
Patent Number: 7,366,502

Inventors: Okamoto; Mitsuyasu (Himeji, JP), Oda; Shingo (Himeji, JP)
Title: Igniter for air bag system
Patent Number: 7,364,190

Inventors: Okamoto; Ryoya (Yokkaichi, JP), Hiramitsu; Hiroomi (Yokkaichi, JP), Hirai; Hiroki (Yokkaichi, JP), Kasugai; Masakuni (Osaka, JP), Motohashi; Toshiyuki (Funabashi, JP), Suzuki; Yasuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Higashino; Tatsuya (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Terminal-attached plate, plate assembly, and battery module
Patent Number: 9,318,735

Inventors: Okamoto; Yasuo (Kitakata, JP)
Title: Wear-resistant aluminum alloy material with excellent workability and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 8,157,934

Inventors: Okazaki; Shuntaro (Sunto-gun, JP), Yoshizaki; Satoshi (Gotemba, JP)
Title: Control device for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 9,316,163

Inventors: Oki; Shigeru (Kashiwa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus including corona charger
Patent Number: 8,160,479

Inventors: Okubo; Mitsumasa (Hino, JP)
Title: Flash unit, camera, and camera flash system
Patent Number: 8,160,435

Inventors: Okui; Kazuki (Shizuoka, JP), Inoue; Akio (Shizuoka, JP), Yamazaki; Tomoharu (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Vehicular lamp
Patent Number: 9,316,373

Inventors: Okumura; Haruhisa (Chiba, JP), Ode; Yukihide (Mobara, JP)
Title: Level converter circuit and a liquid crystal display device employing the same
Patent Number: 8,159,486

Inventors: Olgaard; Christian Volf (Saratoga, CA), Wang; Ruizu (San Ramon, CA)
Title: System and method for data packet transceiver testing after signal calibration and power settling to minimize test time
Patent Number: 9,319,298

Inventors: Oliveira; Jorge (Rutherford, NJ), Crow; Carl Edward (Grand Prairie, TX), Hanson; Michael (Mesquite, TX)
Title: Panel support
Patent Number: 9,315,986

Inventors: Oliver; Leslie E. (Thousand Oaks, CA), Gonzalez; Daniel G. (Topanga, CA)
Title: Reflective antenna assembly
Patent Number: 8,159,410

Inventors: Omura; Kunio (Tokyo, JP), Nakajima; Hidemi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Non-contact IC label and nameplate
Patent Number: 9,317,800

Inventors: Ong; Adrian E. (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Integrated circuit testing module including data generator
Patent Number: 7,365,557

Inventors: Ong; Chun Lian (Singapore, SG), Yuan; Zhimin (Singapore, SG), Ang; Shiming (Singapore, SG), Santoso; Budi (Singapore, SG), Zhang; Jingliang (Singapore, SG), Leong; Siang Huei (Singapore, SG)
Title: Recording medium, a data storage apparatus and a method of preparing a recording medium
Patent Number: 9,318,139

Inventors: Ono; Hideharu (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Focus control device and focus control method
Patent Number: 8,159,597

Inventors: Ono; Mitsunobu (Tokyo, JP), Murata; Masanao (Tokorozawa, JP)
Title: Endoscope apparatus and function adjusting circuit for endoscope
Patent Number: 7,365,768

Inventors: Ono; Mizuki (Yokohama, JP), Nishiyama; Akira (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,364,972

Inventors: Ono; Shuji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Authentication apparatus
Patent Number: 7,366,329

Inventors: Ooi; Eng Hun (Penang, MY)
Title: Dynamically switching command types to a mass storage drive
Patent Number: 8,161,234

Inventors: Ookubo; Takahiro (Hitachinaka, JP), Iwata; Kazutaka (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Electric boring tool
Patent Number: 9,314,855

Inventors: Orita; Yoshinori (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Water dispenser
Patent Number: 9,315,140

Inventors: Orita; Yoshinori (Kakogawa, JP)
Title: Water dispenser
Patent Number: 9,315,371

Inventors: Osaka; Junji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electric connector and terminal included in the same
Patent Number: 9,318,816

Inventors: Osaki; Kuniharu (Tokyo, JP), Saito; Toru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Distributed control system for forklift
Patent Number: 7,366,600

Inventors: Osawa; Shigemi (Koushi, JP), Komuro; Kazuma (Kumamoto, JP)
Title: Optical device inspecting apparatus
Patent Number: 8,159,659

Inventors: Osborne; Kurt David (Dearborn, MI), Oglesby; Keith Andrew (Livonia, MI)
Title: Hydrogen recirculation system using integrated motor generator energy
Patent Number: 8,158,291

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: 8,160,420

Inventors: Oshins; Jacob (Seattle, WA)
Title: Concurrent arbitration of multidimensional requests for interrupt resources
Patent Number: 7,363,407

Inventors: Ostermann; Joern (Morganville, NJ)
Title: Computer readable medium for modifying an animation wire frame
Patent Number: 7,365,749

Inventors: Otani; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Audio signal processing apparatus and audio signal processing method
Patent Number: 9,318,122

Inventors: Owusu; Osei (Concord Township, OH), Zaikov; Vadim (Perry, OH), Wang; Shanshan (Mentor, OH), Baker; James (Lyndhurst, OH), Chen; Wen-Li A. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Multilayer film for multi-purpose inkjet systems
Patent Number: 9,315,064

Inventors: Ozeki; Masataka (Osaka, JP), Ohara; Hideo (Osaka, JP), Nakamura; Akinari (Osaka, JP), Tanaka; Yoshikazu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Fuel cell system
Patent Number: 8,158,295

Inventors: Ozenne; Patrick A. Y. (Benouville, FR)
Title: Self-calibrating mixer
Patent Number: 8,160,533

Inventors: Padhye; Milind P. (Austin, TX), Chun; Christopher K. Y. (Austin, TX), Moughanni; Claude (Austin, TX)
Title: State retention within a data processing system
Patent Number: 7,365,596

Inventors: Pagan; Eric (Hythe, GB)
Title: Gas-treatment devices
Patent Number: 7,363,925

Inventors: Pahlen; Joachim (Dirmstein, DE), Stahr; Jens Ulrich (Worms, DE)
Title: Rotor fastening arrangement
Patent Number: 9,316,232

Inventors: Pai; Deepak Keshav (Burnsville, MN), Graf; Melvin Eric (Shakopee, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for converting commerical off-the-shelf (COTS) thin small-outline package (TSOP) components into rugged off-the-shelf (ROTS) components
Patent Number: 9,318,350

Inventors: Paik; Dongki (Changwon-si, KR), Kim; Hyunha (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Lighting apparatus
Patent Number: 8,157,422

Inventors: Pal; Yogendra (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Two factor authentication of ICR transport and payload for interchassis redundancy
Patent Number: 9,319,222

Inventors: Pallaro; Nereo (Orbassano, IT)
Title: Optical sensor device to be installed on board a motor-vehicle for aid in driving and/or for automatic activation of systems provided on the motor-vehicle
Patent Number: 7,365,303

Inventors: Pan; Chin-Fong (Taipei, TW), Shih; Wh (Taipei, TW)
Title: Computer platform memory configuration on-board indicating method and system
Patent Number: 7,363,458

Inventors: Panescu; Dorin (San Jose, CA), Swanson; David K. (Campbell, CA)
Title: Multi-functional medical catheter and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,364,546

Inventors: Pannewitz; Thomas (Klein Pampau, DE)
Title: Press
Patent Number: 9,314,946

Inventors: Park; Chun-Kyu (Incheon Metropolitan, KR)
Title: Control apparatus and method for opening and closing tailgate using angular sensor
Patent Number: 7,364,214

Inventors: Park; Dong S. (Suwon, KR)
Title: Method for adjusting brightness, contrast and color in a displaying apparatus
Patent Number: 8,159,503

Inventors: Park; Jae Yeong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Active smart antenna system and fabrication method thereof
Patent Number: 7,365,683

Inventors: Park; Ji (San Jose, CA), Yuan; Jinyong (Cupertino, CA), Chua; Kar Keng (Penang, MY), Puchkaryov; Evgenii (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Methods for storing and naming static library cells for lookup by logic synthesis and the like
Patent Number: 7,363,596

Inventors: Park; Jongbae (Daejeon, KR), Lu; Chee Wai Albert (Singapore, SG), Kim; Joungho (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Double-stacked EBG structure
Patent Number: 8,159,413

Inventors: Park; Joseph C. (Redmond, WA), Leong; Kian Fai (Singapore, SG)
Title: Local item availability information
Patent Number: 8,160,929

Inventors: Park; Jun Seok (Gwangju, KR)
Title: Light unit and display apparatus having the light unit
Patent Number: 8,157,410

Inventors: Park; Soo-han (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Jong-uk (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Photo diode ic
Patent Number: 8,159,908

Inventors: Park; Sungho (Anyang-si, KR), Ihm; Binchul (Seoul, KR), Kim; Sunam (Seoul, KR), Kang; Jiwon (Seongnam-si, KR), Chun; Jinyoung (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Kitae (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Method for receiving reference signal and user equipment, and method for transmitting reference signal and base station
Patent Number: 9,319,123

Inventors: Park; Woo-Jin (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for processing IP packet fragmentation in routing system using network processor
Patent Number: 8,160,105

Inventors: Park; Yong-Hyun (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Speaker with auxiliary air hole
Patent Number: 8,160,289

Inventors: Park; Young Jae (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Power saving method in a mobile communication terminal
Patent Number: 7,366,131

Inventors: Parker; Jeffery R. (Richfield, OH), McCollum; Timothy A. (Westlake, OH)
Title: Light redirecting films including non-interlockable optical elements
Patent Number: 7,364,341

Inventors: Parker; Jeffery R. (Richfield, OH), McCollum; Timothy A. (Westlake, OH), Ezell; Robert M. (Brunswick, OH)
Title: Light redirecting films pattern of variable optical elements
Patent Number: 7,364,342

Inventors: Paschek; Joachim (Illingen, DE), Baumgart; Claus (Ingersheim, DE), Fischer; Jan (Bietigheim-Bissingen, DE)
Title: Installation support of a loading floor of a passenger car
Patent Number: 8,157,318

Inventors: Pascoe; David Mark (Newmarket, CA), Muizelaar; Richard D. (Mississauga, CA)
Title: Oil pump drive assembly
Patent Number: 7,364,018

Inventors: Pastore; Joseph M. (Woodbury, MN), Spinelli; Julio C. (Shoreview, MN)
Title: Controlled delivery of intermittent stress augmentation pacing for cardioprotective effect
Patent Number: 7,366,568

Inventors: Patel; Sachin (Bellevue, WA), Gopalan; Yadhu N. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Transaction-safe FAT file system improvements
Patent Number: 7,363,540

Inventors: Patil; Rahul Chandrakant (Pune, IN), Tarafdar; Abhijit (Pune, IN), Deshpande; Abhimanyu (Pune, IN), Gordon; Christopher L. (Oklahoma City, OK)
Title: Cement compositions and associated methods comprising sub-micron calcium carbonate and latex
Patent Number: 8,157,009

Inventors: Patriciu; Dan Costache (Bucharest, RO)
Title: Riser system for transporting a slurry from a position adjacent to the seabed to a position adjacent to the sea surface
Patent Number: 9,316,064

Inventors: Paynter; Jeffrey (Momence, IN), Low; David (Frankfort, IL), Buenz; Larry (Frankfort, IL)
Title: Connector stabilizing coupling body assembly
Patent Number: 8,157,587

Inventors: Peak; Sang-hyun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of identifying target cell using target cell-specific virus
Patent Number: 7,364,843

Inventors: Pearce; Nigel (Keighley, GB), Unsworth; Peter (Slaidburn, GB)
Title: Join objects
Patent Number: 8,159,470

Inventors: Pearlman; Jay S. (Port Angeles, WA), Tillotson; Brian J. (Kent, WA)
Title: Measuring wind vectors remotely using airborne radar
Patent Number: 7,365,675

Inventors: Pedersen; Bjorn Heide (Randers, DK)
Title: Gripping device for a robot
Patent Number: 8,157,308

Inventors: Pedersen; Charles L. (Virum, DK), Bech; Martin (Frederikssund, DK), Bogeskov-Jensen; Tom (Slangerup, DK), Langhorn; Karsten (Bronshoj, DK)
Title: Headset
Patent Number: 7,366,298

Inventors: Pendakur; Ramesh (Hillsboro, OR), Hallford; Jason C. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Correcting for data losses with feedback and response
Patent Number: 7,363,569

Inventors: Peng; Yaojin (Salinas, CA)
Title: Lettuce variety big thunder
Patent Number: 9,313,996

Inventors: Perez; Rolando (Poughkeepsie, NY), Robbins; Christopher A. (Montroe Township, NJ)
Title: Graphical user interface for efficiently visualizing multiple messages of different severities in a tabular format
Patent Number: 9,317,947

Inventors: Peter; Manuela (Toronto, CA)
Title: Sealed thick film dielectric electroluminescent display
Patent Number: 8,159,128

Inventors: Peterson; Kirk D. (Jericho, VT), Shao; Dongbing (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Reducing the impact of charged particle beams in critical dimension analysis
Patent Number: 9,316,492

Inventors: Phatak; Prashant B. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Doped electrode for DRAM capacitor stack
Patent Number: 9,318,546

Inventors: Phillips; Andrew W. (Rochester, MI), Hart; James M. (Belleville, MI), Carey; Clinton E. (Highland, MI), Wittkopp; Scott H. (Ypsilanti, MI)
Title: Multi-speed transmission
Patent Number: 8,157,700

Inventors: Phillips; Andrew W. (Saline, MI), Wittkopp; Scott H. (Ypsilanti, MI), Carey; Clinton E. (Monroe, MI), Hart; James M. (Belleville, MI)
Title: Multi-speed transmission
Patent Number: 8,157,695

Inventors: Piatt; Michael J. (Dayton, OH), Pond; Stephen F. (Williamsburg, VA)
Title: Continuous ink jet apparatus with integrated drop action devices and control circuitry
Patent Number: 7,364,276

Inventors: Piellard; Michel (Chemaudin, FR)
Title: Clamping device for clamping a workpiece, and installation comprising such a clamping device
Patent Number: 9,314,967

Inventors: Pigamo; Anne (Francheville, FR)
Title: Process of fluorination in liquid phase
Patent Number: 9,315,431

Inventors: Pilo; Harold (Underhill, VT), Wu; Richard S. (Winooski, VT)
Title: Overvoltage protection for a fine grained negative wordline scheme
Patent Number: 9,318,162

Inventors: Pilot; Richard W. (Winchester, GB), Richards; Graham (Winchester, GB)
Title: Generating test scripts through application integration
Patent Number: 9,317,406

Inventors: Pittaccio; Simone (Milan, IT), Viscuso; Stefano (Cavallasca-Como, IT), Besseghini; Stefano (Tirano-Sondrio, IT)
Title: Joint for articulations with pseudo-elastic elements
Patent Number: 9,314,391

Inventors: Pittenger; Mark F. (Severna Park, MD), Gordon; Stephen L. (Columbia, MD), Mackay; Alastair Morgan (Timonium, MD), Martin; Bradley J. (Ellicott City, MD)
Title: Cardiac muscle regeneration using mesenchymal stem cells
Patent Number: 8,158,121

Inventors: Pittenger; Mark F. (Severna Park, MD), Gordon; Stephen L. (Columbia, MD), Mackay; Alastair Morgan (Towson, MD)
Title: Cardiac muscle repair or regeneration using bone marrow-derived stem cells
Patent Number: 8,158,120

Inventors: Piven; Irina (Berlin, DE), Friedrich; Alexandra (Berlin, DE), Duhring; Ulf (Berlin, DE), Uliczka; Frank (Berlin, DE), Baier; Kerstin (Kleinmachnow, DE), Inaba; Masami (Berlin, DE), Shi; Tuo (San Diego, CA), Wang; Kui (Qingdao, CN), Enke; Heike (Berlin, DE), Kramer; Dan (Berlin, DE)
Title: Cyanobacterium sp. host cell and vector for production of chemical compounds in Cyanobacterial cultures
Patent Number: 9,315,832

Inventors: Plugin; Kirill V. (South Riding, VA)
Title: Identifying syntaxes of disparate components of a computer-to-computer message
Patent Number: 9,317,256

Inventors: Poggi; Patrice (Nevers, FR), Perrin; Christophe (Nevers, FR), Della Fiorentina; Alix (Nevers, FR)
Title: Steering lock with a deadlock for a motor vehicle and method of assembling same
Patent Number: 9,315,170

Inventors: Pohl; Fritz (Hemhofen, DE)
Title: Method and device for operating a switching device
Patent Number: 8,159,807

Inventors: Pointon; Stephen Edward (Santee, CA), Meier; Andrew (San Diego, CA), Okpara; Nnawuihe Asonye (San Diego, CA), Martinez; Daniel (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method of manufacturing a cooled turbine blade with dense cooling fin array
Patent Number: 9,314,838

Inventors: Poirier; Jean (Bonsecours, CA)
Title: Dual mode undercarriage for tracked vehicle
Patent Number: 8,157,335

Inventors: Polo; John (Encinitas, CA), Perri; Silvia (Castro Valley, CA), Thudium; Kent (Oakland, CA)
Title: Chimeric alphavirus replicon particles
Patent Number: 8,158,418

Inventors: Polonsky; Shlomo (Modi'in, IL), Tovchigrechko; Andrey (Moscow, RU)
Title: Method, device and computer program product for performing white balancing of a digital image
Patent Number: 8,160,355

Inventors: Poon; Ada S. Y. (San Leandro, CA)
Title: Spatial puncturing apparatus, method, and system
Patent Number: 8,160,028

Inventors: Poplack; Mitchell Grant (San Jose, CA), Beausoleil; William F. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Tomassetti; N. James (Kingston, NY), Tung; Tung-sun (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling power in an emulation system
Patent Number: 8,160,862

Inventors: Pozzoli; Claudio Gianluca (Monza, IT), Malanga; Franco (San Guiliano Milanese, IT), Redaelli; Vincenzo (Mariano Comense, IT)
Title: Process for the purification of neuromuscular blocking agents
Patent Number: 8,158,795

Inventors: Prasher; Ravi (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Micropin heat exchanger
Patent Number: 7,365,980

Inventors: Pratap; Ram (Lucknow, IN), Singh; Dharmendra Pratap (Lucknow, IN), Pal; Raghavendra (Lucknow, IN), Singh; Satyawan (Lucknow, IN)
Title: Process for preparing guggulsterones
Patent Number: 7,365,218

Inventors: Proano; Jay (Rancho Santa Margarita, CA), Oiu; Sheila (Carlsbad, CA), Chan; Tim (Diamond Bar, CA), Jiang; Hongtao (Anaheim, CA)
Title: Method and system for synchronizing a transceiver and a downstream device in an optical transmission network
Patent Number: 8,160,109

Inventors: Proctor, Jr.; James A. (Indialantic, FL)
Title: Forward error correction scheme for high rate data exchange in a wireless system
Patent Number: 7,366,154

Inventors: Puentener; Kurt (Basel, CH), Scalone; Michelangelo (Birsfelden, CH)
Title: Process for the production of chiral propionic acid derivatives
Patent Number: 7,365,207

Inventors: Qi; Zheng (Milpitas, CA), Buer; Mark (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: Methods and apparatus for implementing a cryptography engine
Patent Number: 7,366,300

Inventors: Qiu; Lili (Bellevue, WA), Bahl; Paramvir (Sammamish, WA), Adya; Atul (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Adaptive allocation of last-hop bandwidth based on monitoring of end-to-end throughput
Patent Number: 7,363,375

Inventors: Qiu; Weigen (Alberta, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for semi-automatic dialing from a mixed entry sequence having numeric and non-numeric data
Patent Number: 8,159,371

Inventors: Quinn; Steven (San Diego, CA), Stout; Rick (El Cajon, CA), O'Hagan; Justin (East Brisbane, AU)
Title: Techniques for managing a storage environment
Patent Number: 7,363,390

Inventors: Qureshi; Moinuddin K. (White Plains, NY)
Title: Adaptive spill-receive mechanism for lateral caches
Patent Number: 8,161,242

Inventors: Raasch; Jason J. (Cedarburg, WI)
Title: Variable venturi and zero droop vacuum assist
Patent Number: 9,316,175

Inventors: Racenet; Danyel (Killingworth, CT), Kasvikis; Dino (Mansfield, MA)
Title: Pin locking mechanism for a surgical instrument
Patent Number: 9,314,264

Inventors: Rachmady; Willy (Beaverton, OR), Murthy; Anand (Portland, OR)
Title: Selective etch for patterning a semiconductor film deposited non-selectively
Patent Number: 7,364,976

Inventors: Racz; Sandor (Cegled, HU), Gero; Balazs (Budapest, HI), Harmatos; Janos (Budapest, HU), Nadas; Szilveszter (Budapest, HU)
Title: Optimised packet delivery across a transport network
Patent Number: 9,319,323

Inventors: Radermacher; Harald Josef Gunther (Aachen, DE)
Title: Data generating system and lighting device
Patent Number: 9,320,120

Inventors: RaghuRam; Siva (Germering, DE)
Title: Circuit board arrangement including heat dissipater
Patent Number: 7,365,990

Inventors: Rahman; Ahmed Yehia Amin Abdel (Lyndhurst, GB), Gore; Jonathan Geoffrey (Woking, GB), Lowrie; Fiona Louise (Farnborough, GB), McBride; Richard Carson (Kilkeel, GB)
Title: Transducer
Patent Number: 8,159,114

Inventors: Rajaraman; Bala (Cary, NC), Lindquist; David B. (Raleigh, NC), Garapati; Rekha D. (Jacksonville, FL)
Title: Deployment and deployment planning as a service
Patent Number: 9,317,267

Inventors: Rajkotia; Amol (San Diego, CA), Harnois, Jr.; Albert J. (Poway, CA)
Title: Method and device ACK/NACK slot positioning
Patent Number: 8,160,002

Inventors: Rakowski; James M. (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Interconnects for solid oxide fuel cells and ferritic stainless steels adapted for use with solid oxide fuel cells
Patent Number: 8,158,057

Inventors: Ramaraju; Ravindraraj (Round Rock, TX), Kenkare; Prashant U. (Austin, TX)
Title: Contention-free keeper circuit and a method for contention elimination
Patent Number: 7,365,587

Inventors: Ramesh; Rajaram (Cary, NC)
Title: Signal strength measurements in cellular telecommunication systems
Patent Number: 7,366,475

Inventors: Rangarajan; Ramaswami (Belmont, CA), Cope; Warren B. (Olathe, KS)
Title: Integrated number portability and user mobility for a communication system
Patent Number: 8,160,230

Inventors: Rangarjan; Raja (Sunnyvale, CA), Gupta; Ashish (Fremont, CA), Sharma; Rohit (Sunnyvale, CA), Sharma; Naresh Kumar (San Jose, CA), Mathieu; Frederic (Boucherville, CA), Jayakumar; Jayakumar (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for input policing a network connection
Patent Number: 7,366,098

Inventors: Raravikar; Nachiket (Chandler, AZ), Suh; Daewoong (Phoenix, AZ), Matayabas; Chris (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Methods of forming carbon nanotubes architectures and composites with high electrical and thermal conductivities and structures formed thereby
Patent Number: 8,158,968

Inventors: Rathschlag; Thomas (Weilburg, DE), Schoen; Sabine (Darmstadt, DE)
Title: Pigment preparation in granulate form
Patent Number: 7,365,109

Inventors: Rausch; Walter F. (Shawnee, KS), Hussain; Mohammad Wasif (Ashburn, VA), Shah; Rushi D. (Ashburn, VA), Perlow; Harry W. (Tarpon Springs, FL), Tammisetti; Mohan R. (South Riding, VA), Johnson; Harold Wayne (Roach, MO)
Title: Gyroscope monitoring for an antenna system
Patent Number: 8,160,831

Inventors: Ravi; Kramadhati V. (Atherton, CA), Shida; Tan (Milpitas, CA), Maveety; Jim (San Jose, CA)
Title: Carbon nanotube interconnects in porous diamond interlayer dielectrics
Patent Number: 7,365,003

Inventors: Ravi; Sanjay R. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Method, apparatus and system for performing voltage margining
Patent Number: 9,317,353

Inventors: Ray; Charles David (Ottumwa, IA), Bohlmann; John A. (Ottumwa, IA), Grunig; Don (Oskaloosa, IA), Trinkle; James R. (Bussey, IA), Bassett; Michael Brandon (Sparks, NV)
Title: Integration of at least two processes to re-use acid
Patent Number: 7,364,880

Inventors: Ray; Gary A. (Issaquah, WA)
Title: System and method for distributed signal compression for cooperative geolocation
Patent Number: 7,365,682

Inventors: Re; Paul (Boston, MA), Johanson; Mark A. (Littleton, MA), Marshall; Peter F. (Bolton, MA)
Title: Apparatus and method for the repair of articular cartilage defects
Patent Number: 8,157,805

Inventors: Reading; Michael (Leicester, GB), Price; Duncan M. (Loughborough, GB)
Title: System and method for deconvoluting the effect of topography on scanning probe microscopy measurements
Patent Number: 7,366,704

Inventors: Reber; Felix (Ludwigsburg, DE)
Title: Method and device for detecting a malfunction of a control coupling
Patent Number: 8,160,791

Inventors: Reddy; Prakash (Fremont, CA), Lukose; Rajan (Oaklane, CA)
Title: Information module recommendation
Patent Number: 8,161,052

Inventors: Reed; William S. (Greenfield, IN), Nguy; Dan H. (Royal Oak, MI), Bowes; Christopher J. (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Motor sensor assembly for alternative fuel vehicles
Patent Number: 8,157,037

Inventors: Remmler; Mathias (Mauchenheim, DE), Rockenbach; Markus (Schweppenhausen, DE), Geiberger; Axel (Mainz, DE), Mohlin; Mikael (Kungalv, DE)
Title: Gearbox for a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 8,156,836

Inventors: Renfrew; Andrew Boulton (Staffordshire, GB)
Title: Shower arrangement
Patent Number: 8,156,579

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: 9,317,223

Inventors: Resch; Barbara (Solna, SE), Radhakrishnan; Regunathan (Foster City, CA), Biswas; Arijit (Nuremberg, DE), Engdegard; Jonas (Stockholm, SE)
Title: Scene change detection around a set of seed points in media data
Patent Number: 9,317,561

Inventors: Retze; Ulrich (Eichenau, DE)
Title: Method and damping device for vibration damping of a blade of a turbomachine as well as turbomachine
Patent Number: 9,316,116

Inventors: Rhoads; Geoffrey B. (West Linn, OR), Rodriguez; Tony F. (Portland, OR)
Title: Interactive systems and methods employing wireless mobile devices
Patent Number: 8,160,304

Inventors: Richard; Peter (Espoo, FI), Wiebe; Marilyn (Espoo, FI), Toivari; Mervi (Espoo, FI), Mojzita; Dominik (Espoo, FI), Ruohonen; Laura (Espoo, FI), Penttila; Merja (Espoo, FI)
Title: Manufacture of xylonic acid
Patent Number: 9,315,834

Inventors: Richter-Menge; Jacqueline (Hanover, NH), Perovich; Donald K. (Hanover, NH), Polashenski; Christopher M. (Hanover, NH), Elder; Bruce C. (Plainfield, NH)
Title: Buoy for automated data collection and transmittal
Patent Number: 9,315,243

Inventors: Rick; Ralf (Leonberg, DE)
Title: Device and method of preventing pirated copies of computer programs
Patent Number: 7,363,507

Inventors: Riff; Kenneth M. (Orono, MN), Mahoney; Patrick M. (Maple Grove, MN), Owens; Clifton W. (Minnetonka, MN), Mehra; Rahul (Stillwater, MN), Hess; Michael F. (Minneapolis, MN), Sheth; Nirav V. (Coon Rapids, MN), Pool; Nancy Perry (Minnetonka, MN), Ujhelyi; Michael R. (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Method and a system for using implanted medical device data for accessing therapies
Patent Number: 7,366,570

Inventors: Ring; Matthew A. (Aloha, OR), Goerutiz; Scot (Phoenix, AZ), Ryglelski; Kimberly A. (Gilbert, AZ), Narendra; Anju (Beaverton, OR), Heldrich; Kevin E. (Beaverton, OR), Ferney; Brook D. (Aloha, OR)
Title: Wafer polishing control
Patent Number: 7,366,575

Inventors: Robb; Neil E. (Jackson, MI), Boyer; Rick L. (Marshall, MI), Hart; Gary E. (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Magnetorheological fan coupling
Patent Number: 7,364,025

Inventors: Robbins; James E. (Efland, NC)
Title: Formulating multimedia content of an on-line interview
Patent Number: 8,161,177

Inventors: Roberto; Alexandre (Jundiai, BR), Siqueira Jorge; Adriano Tadeu (Sao Paulo, BR), Villa Nova Silva; Luciana (Sao Paulo, BR), De Albuquerque Junior; Walter (Sao Paulo, BR)
Title: Cosmetic composition and a process for preparing said composition
Patent Number: 8,158,111

Inventors: Roberts; Michael (Brookfield, CT), Masterman; Thomas Craig (Brookline, MA), Park; Edward H. (Sharon, MA), Batson; Scott (Wakefield, MA), Sweeney; Philip (Taunton, MA), Tseng; Mingchih M. (Hingham, MA), Witkus; Stephen C. (Grafton, MA)
Title: Gum massaging oral brush
Patent Number: 8,156,600

Inventors: Rodriguez Rodriguez; Rafael (Zamudio, ES), Peredo Argos; Jaime (Zamudio, ES)
Title: Low-inertia permanent-magnet electrical machine rotor
Patent Number: 8,159,103

Inventors: Rodriguez; Arturo A. (Norcross, GA), Banker; Robert O. (Cumming, GA), Delacruz; Darryl S. (San Jose, CA), Lett; David B. (Duluth, GA), Nair; Ajith N. (Lawrenceville, GA), Kiker; James W. (Duluth, GA)
Title: Interactive discovery of display device characteristics
Patent Number: 8,161,388

Inventors: Rofougaran; Ahmadreza (Newport Coast, CA)
Title: Method and system for efficient transmission and reception of RF energy in MIMO systems using polar modulation and direct digital frequency synthesis
Patent Number: 8,160,168

Inventors: Rofougaran; Ahmadreza (Newport Coast, CA)
Title: Method and system for transmission and/or reception of signals up to extremely high frequencies utilizing a delay circuit
Patent Number: 8,160,506

Inventors: Rofougaran; Ahmadreza (Newport Coast, CA), Behzad; Arya Reza (Poway, CA), Zhao; Sam Ziqun (Irvine, CA), Castaneda; Jesus Alfonso (Los Angeles, CA), Boers; Michael (Irvine, CA)
Title: Apparatus for reconfiguring an integrated waveguide
Patent Number: 9,318,785

Inventors: Rohe; Jeffrey D. (Caldeonia, NY), Roe; Richard B. (Henrietta, NY), Lee; Jongmin (Pittsford, NY), Gutterman; Jeffrey (Hilton, NY)
Title: System for variable valvetrain actuation
Patent Number: 7,363,893

Inventors: Rohs; Ulrich (Duren, DE), Drager; Christoph (Inden, DE), Brandwitte; Werner (Langerwehe, DE)
Title: Friction-ring transmission having two roller bodies spaced apart from one another by a gap
Patent Number: 9,316,293

Inventors: Rohwerder; Dirk (Sprockhoevel, DE)
Title: Rail vehicle with air-conditioning duct in the roof region and method for constructing a roof region of a rail vehicle
Patent Number: 9,315,202

Inventors: Romanelli; Michael Dennis (East Brunswick, NJ), Thomas; Alan C. (Yardley, PA), Leugers; Mary Anne (Midland, MI), Tian; Yongchi (Princeton Junction, NJ)
Title: Method of making EU.sup.2+ activated inorganic red phosphor
Patent Number: 9,315,725

Inventors: Rosenbluth; Alan Edward (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Printing a mask with maximum possible process window through adjustment of the source distribution
Patent Number: 7,363,611

Inventors: Rosenow; Charles J. (Ramsey, MN), Monsrud; Lon L. (Andover, MN)
Title: Exercise apparatus with zero clearance roller seat carriage
Patent Number: 7,364,535

Inventors: Roth; Ingo (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Holding device
Patent Number: 8,156,628

Inventors: Ruan; Yijun (Singapore, SG), Wei; Chialin (Singapore, SG)
Title: Method to generate or determine nucleic acid tags corresponding to the terminal ends of DNA molecules using sequences analysis of gene expression (terminal SAGE)
Patent Number: 8,158,355

Inventors: Rueger; Ute (Ann Arbor, MI), Smith; Kerry (Ann Arbor, MI), Tripathy; Bhawani (Ann Arbor, MI), Hemmrich; Thomas (Bloomfield Hills, MI)
Title: Gasket for sealing multiple fluids
Patent Number: 8,157,269

Inventors: Ruffa; Anthony A. (Hope Valley, RI)
Title: Method and apparatus for non-destructively determining features in a planar specimen
Patent Number: 9,316,604

Inventors: Ruthinowski; Richard Edward (Taylor, MI), Weerappuli; Parakrama Valentine (West Bloomfield, MI), Hall; Ian Brewster (Gross Pointe Farms, MI), Spahn; Brian Robert (Plymouth, MI)
Title: Dynamic displacement anchorage energy management device
Patent Number: 8,157,067

Inventors: Rutkowski; David J. (Grosse Isle, MI), Floros; John H. (Novi, MI), Sharaa; Imad (Farmington, MI)
Title: Hall Effect sensor temperature compensator
Patent Number: 7,365,503

Inventors: Saeki; Yutaka (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Current driving circuit
Patent Number: 8,159,279

Inventors: Saito; Hiroki (Saitama-ken, JP), Cho; Michio (Saitama-ken, JP), Ito; Toru (Saitama-ken, JP)
Title: Zoom lens and imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 9,316,818

Inventors: Saito; Kazuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Mori; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Uratani; Mitsuru (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Color processing apparatus and method and image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,365,890

Inventors: Saito; Mitsuya (Surrey, GB), Kubota; Keiichi (Surrey, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for managing carrier measurements
Patent Number: 9,319,158

Inventors: Saitou; Hiroki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,159,041

Inventors: Saitou; Kazumi (Numazu, JP)
Title: Blade structure of torque converter and method for producing blade structure of torque converter
Patent Number: 8,157,529

Inventors: Sakaguchi; Tomoaki (Tama, JP)
Title: Media cartridge autoloader
Patent Number: 7,365,936

Inventors: Sakai; Hirofumi (Suwa, JP)
Title: Patterned substrate, electro-optical device, and method for manufacturing an electro-optical device
Patent Number: 7,365,484

Inventors: Sakai; Hiroyuki (Chigasaki, JP), Umeda; Kiyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image-processing device and image-processing method for embedding code patterns in image information
Patent Number: 8,160,295

Inventors: Sakimura; Tomoko (Tokyo, JP), Shibata; Toyoko (Zama, JP), Hamaguchi; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Organic photoreceptor and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,158,314

Inventors: Sako; Akifumi (Tokyo, JP), Sugizaki; Ryuichi (Tokyo, JP), Yagi; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical fiber and optical interconnection system
Patent Number: 7,366,386

Inventors: Sakurai; Atsushi (Mishima, JP)
Title: Image scanning apparatus, image forming apparatus and image scanning method
Patent Number: 8,159,710

Inventors: Sakurai; Shigeaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Thread ranking system and thread ranking method
Patent Number: 8,161,032

Inventors: Salaka; George (Dearborn, MI)
Title: Load-sensing systems for light-duty trucks
Patent Number: 8,160,806

Inventors: Salinas; Jose (San Antonio, TX), Kramer; George C. (Galveston, TX), Drew; Guy A. (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Burn patient resuscitation system
Patent Number: 8,157,785

Inventors: Samaan; Samie B. (Lake Oswego Avenue, OR), Sodani; Avinash (Portland, OR)
Title: Determination of cache entry for future operation
Patent Number: 7,363,430

Inventors: Sanada; Mikio (Kawasaki, JP), Matsumoto; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Koitabashi; Noribumi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method of cleaning head and inkjet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 8,157,349

Inventors: Sanchez; Javier San Segundo (Alboraya, ES), Barona; Jose Luis Montesinos (Lliria, ES), Conejero; Evaristo Ayuso (Valencia, ES), Canle; Manuel Vicente Vales (Valencia, ES), Rel; Xavier Benavides (Meliana, ES), Garcia; Pedro-Tomas Lujan (Paterna, ES), Martinez; Maria Tomas (Murcia, ES)
Title: Fluidized bed reactor for production of high purity silicon
Patent Number: 8,158,093

Inventors: Sandstrom; Torbjorn (Pixbo, SE)
Title: Pattern generator
Patent Number: 7,365,901

Inventors: Sandstrom; Torbjorn (Pixbo, SE), Stiblert; Lars (Goteborg, SE)
Title: Method and apparatus for mura detection and metrology
Patent Number: 8,160,351

Inventors: Sano; Takuzou (Kanagawa, JP), Takada; Noboru (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Process for producing pneumatic tire
Patent Number: 8,158,050

Inventors: Sarkar; Debasish (Irvine, CA), Munjal; Manmohan (Gurgaon, IN), Sen; Ayan (Gurgaon, IN), Singh; Jaspal (Gurgaon, IN)
Title: System and method for improving PDP context activation latency
Patent Number: 9,320,064

Inventors: Sarkar; Debasish (Irvine, CA), Vargantwar; Sachin R. (Overland Park, KS), Oroskar; Siddharth S. (Overland Park, KS), Shetty; Manoj (Overland Park, KS), Rai; Deveshkumar N. (Overland Park, KS)
Title: Dynamic determination of EV-DO control-channel bit rate based on forward-link-timeslot utilization, control-channel occupancy, and amount of buffered forward-link traffic data
Patent Number: 8,160,034

Inventors: Sarofim; Emad (Hagendorn, CH), Schenk; Lotar (Knonau, CH), Wahl; Hans-Peter (Huenenberg, CH)
Title: Lid separation device and methods
Patent Number: 9,316,656

Inventors: Sasada; Ryoji (Kaisei-machi, JP)
Title: Method of and system for generating image signal
Patent Number: 7,366,358

Inventors: Sasai; Hisao (Osaka, JP), Kondo; Satoshi (Kyoto, JP), Kadono; Shinya (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Decoding device, encoding device, interpolation frame creating system, integrated circuit device, decoding program, and encoding program
Patent Number: 8,160,143

Inventors: Sasaki; Keiichi (Oita, JP)
Title: Circuit substrate and liquid discharging apparatus with a first wiring layer directly connected to the substrate and a second wiring layer connected to the first wiring layer through a metal film
Patent Number: 8,157,357

Inventors: Sasaki; Morimasa (Tokyo, JP), Satoh; Takateru (Tokyo, JP), Kouzu; Chotaro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Tape cartridge
Patent Number: 7,364,107

Inventors: Sasaki; Osamu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of executing service on a network, and flow processing apparatus with document that describes a flow for controlling services on the network
Patent Number: 8,161,096

Inventors: Sasaki; Shunsuke (Tokyo, JP), Nakayama; Hiroshi (Nagano, JP)
Title: Probe card for semiconductor wafer
Patent Number: 8,159,251

Inventors: Sasaki; Takaaki (Minato-ku, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device, semiconductor package for use therein, and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,365,439

Inventors: Sasaki; Toshiaki (Abiko, JP)
Title: Liquid ejection head
Patent Number: 7,364,267

Inventors: Sashida; Hideki (Fussa, JP)
Title: Display driving apparatus and display apparatus comprising the same
Patent Number: 8,159,447

Inventors: Sashihara; Toshihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Yamaguchi; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP), Nakamura; Yoshitaka (Kanagawa, JP), Ikegami; Shuji (Kanagawa, JP), Narushima; Seiko (Kanagawa, JP), Kimura; Katsunori (Kanagawa, JP), Nagafuchi; Shinya (Kanagawa, JP), Terahara; Masaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Immune function modulating agents
Patent Number: 9,314,041

Inventors: Sato; Fumikazu (Konan, JP), Sato; Shougo (Seto, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and method with variable photosensitive drum to developing roller speed ratio
Patent Number: 7,366,446

Inventors: Sato; Hideki (Hamamatsu, JP), Wakui; Yukio (Iwata-gun, JP)
Title: Orientation data generation method, orientation sensor unit and portable electronic equipment
Patent Number: 7,363,718

Inventors: Sato; Hidenori (Kanonji, JP)
Title: Apparatus for making bodily fluid absorbent pad
Patent Number: 9,314,379

Inventors: Sato; Kazuhisa (Saitama, JP), Hiruta; Yukio (Saitama, JP)
Title: Fuel cell vehicle
Patent Number: 7,363,997

Inventors: Sato; Ken (Niiza, JP)
Title: Compound semiconductor device having dopant concentration gradient
Patent Number: 8,159,004

Inventors: Sato; Masaru (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Label forming apparatus and label forming method
Patent Number: 9,314,987

Inventors: Sato; Shu (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kimura; Toshihito (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Ohtsuka; Hisashi (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Measuring method and measuring apparatus utilizing attenuated total reflection
Patent Number: 7,365,853

Inventors: Sato; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Tsuchiya; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Morita; Ayumu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Switchgear and opening and closing method thereof
Patent Number: 9,318,285

Inventors: Sato; Tatsuya (Tokyo, JP), Yoshizawa; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Time-series database setup automatic generation method, setup automatic generation system and monitoring server
Patent Number: 9,317,539

Inventors: Sato; Tomoya (Higashiyamato, JP)
Title: Photocrosslinked-polysaccharide composition and production process of the same
Patent Number: 7,365,059

Inventors: Satou; Kazunori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Transmitted power control method and mobile terminal device
Patent Number: 8,160,633

Inventors: Sawazaki; Junya (Tokyo, JP), Ikawa; Naoki (Tokyo, JP), Takeda; Kei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing system and control method thereof
Patent Number: 9,317,205

Inventors: Sayadi; Bassem (Sceaux, FR), Alberi-Morel; Marie Line (Cachan, FR)
Title: Method for providing unequal error protection to data packets in a burst transmission system
Patent Number: 8,161,352

Inventors: Sayama; Tatsuo (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Headrest and vehicle seat provided with the same
Patent Number: 8,157,320

Inventors: Sazegari; Ali (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Retrieving multi-byte vector elements from byte indexed table using replicated and consecutive number added indices for each element index
Patent Number: 7,363,478

Inventors: Scales; James (Hurst, GB)
Title: Apparatus and method for use in location determination
Patent Number: 8,160,617

Inventors: Scallon; Bernard (Wayne, PA)
Title: RSV proteins, antibodies, compositions, methods and uses
Patent Number: 7,364,742

Inventors: Scanlon; Michael V. (Laurel, MD)
Title: System for displaying images and/or information on aircraft blades and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,157,383

Inventors: Schadt; Martin (Seltisberg, CH), Seiberle; Hubert (Weil am Rhein, DE)
Title: Optical component, orientation layer, and layerable polymerisable mixture
Patent Number: 7,364,671

Inventors: Schaenzer; Matthew J. (Phoenix, AZ), Fitzgerald; Thomas J. (Phoenix, AZ), Renfro; Tim A. (Mesa, AZ), Dhindsa; Manjit (Phoenix, AZ), Trivedi; Vaibhav P. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Thermally coupling an integrated heat spreader to a heat sink base
Patent Number: 7,364,063

Inventors: Schafer; Roland (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Rotating shaft tool
Patent Number: 8,157,488

Inventors: Scherbarth; Stefan (Markdorf, DE)
Title: Method of pilot support in landing helicopters in visual flight under brownout or whiteout conditions
Patent Number: 7,365,652

Inventors: Schleuning; David (Oakland, CA)
Title: Two-dimensional diode-laser array with broad-band output
Patent Number: 8,160,115

Inventors: Schmidt; Wayde R. (Pomfret Center, CT), Kashyap; Tania Bhatia (Middletown, CT), Tang; Xia (West Hartford, CT), Jarmon; David C. (Kensington, CT), Donahue, Jr.; Owen B. (Mystic, CT)
Title: High temperature refractory coatings for ceramic substrates
Patent Number: 9,315,674

Inventors: Schmitt; Jonathan A. (Eden Prairie, MN), Glenn; Joseph Eugene (Eden Prairie, MN)
Title: One time programmable memory
Patent Number: 8,159,894

Inventors: Schnoor; Bernd (Friedberf, DE), Bischoff; Rainer (Ottobrunn, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for moving a handling system
Patent Number: 7,366,585

Inventors: Schobben; Daniel Willem Elisabeth (Eindhoven, NL), Redert; Peter-Andre (Eindhoven, NL), Sinha; Atul Narendranath (Cupertino, CA), Op De Beeck; Marc Joseph Rita (Eindhoven, NL), Wilinski; Piotr (Eindhoven, NL), Ijzerman; Willem Lubertus (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Display system for displaying images within a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,365,707

Inventors: Schoenberg; Sebastian (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Indexed page address translation to reduce memory footprint in virtualized environments
Patent Number: 9,317,441

Inventors: Schonewille; Todd Alan (Athens, CA), Rosa; Richard Peter (Kingston, CA), Wilkinson; Sean David (Brockville, CA), MacTavish; Corey Donald (Ottawa, CA), Prosper; Jacob Richard (Brockville, CA), Marshall; James Douglas (Mallorytown, CA), Sergyeyenko; Oleksiy Petrovych (Brockville, CA), Cooper; Vincent P. (Baltimore, MD), Shaver; David Michael (Brockville, CA), Marcil; Patrick (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Hand held scrubbing tool
Patent Number: 7,363,673

Inventors: Schonleitner; Arnold (Vienna, AT), Abdulazim; Hallak Jalal (Vienna, AT)
Title: Switched-mode power supply
Patent Number: 7,365,996

Inventors: Schook; Paul O. (Lake Zurich, IL), Singleton; Freddie L. (Vernon Hills, IL), Tinetti; Sheila M. (Vernon Hills, IL), Yin; Bei (Phoenixville, PA)
Title: Microbicidal composition
Patent Number: 9,314,020

Inventors: Schoonmaker; Richard (Wilton, CT), Salazar; Edilberto I. (Brookfield, CT), Beckstrom; David W. (Milford, CT), Rozenfeld; Boris (New Milford, CT), Cordery; Robert A. (Danbury, CT), Macdonald; George M. (New Canaan, CT)
Title: Multiple carrier mailing machine
Patent Number: 8,160,974

Inventors: Schrimpf; Michael R. (Grayslake, IL), Sippy; Kevin B. (Antioch, IL), Ji; Jianguo (Libertyville, IL), Li; Tao (Grayslake, IL), Frost; Jennifer M. (Grayslake, IL), Briggs; Clark A. (Libertyville, IL), Bunnelle; William H. (Mundelein, IL)
Title: Amino-substituted tricyclic derivatives and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,365,193

Inventors: Schueler; Matthias (Steinheim, DE), Kessler; Michael (Weissach, DE), Youssef; Mohamed (Nuefringen, DE), Engber; Arnold (Steinheim an der Murr, DE), Loeffler; Axel (Backnang, DE)
Title: Method and device for controlling and/or regulating an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,366,605

Inventors: Schulze; Stefan (Halle/Saale, DE), Schak; Matthias (Halle/Salle, DE)
Title: Method for producing a photovoltaic module
Patent Number: 9,318,463

Inventors: Schwalenberg; Simon (Regensburg, DE), Stoyan; Harald (Rettenbach, DE)
Title: Luminous chain with distributed driver circuit
Patent Number: 8,159,147

Inventors: Schwarz; Alexander (Laupheim, DE), Graf; Oleg (Illertissen, DE)
Title: Aircraft window darkening system
Patent Number: 8,157,214

Inventors: Schwoerer; Ralf (Lower Hutt, NZ), Turnbull; Jeremy E. (Mortimer, GB), Tyler; Peter Charles (Wellington, NZ), Zubkova; Olga Vladimirovna (Kapiti, NZ)
Title: Oligosaccharide compounds
Patent Number: 9,315,587

Inventors: Scicluna; Paul V. (Penndel, PA)
Title: Checkpoint-friendly bag for a laptop computer
Patent Number: 9,314,077

Inventors: Scott; Ian Leslie (Monroe, WA), Kuska; Vladimir Aleksandrovich (Seattle, WA), Gall; Anna (Woodinville, WA), Orme; Mark W. (Seattle, WA), Gage; Jennifer (Kenmore, WA), Little, Jr.; Thomas L. (Redmond, WA), Jiang; Qin (Latham, NY), Rossiter; Lana Michele (Clifton Park, NY), McGee, Jr.; Kevin F. (Niskayuna, NY), Kubota; Ryo (Seattle, WA)
Title: Styrenyl derivative compounds for treating ophthalmic diseases and disorders
Patent Number: 9,314,467

Inventors: Scott; Steve (Pleasanton, CA), Wang; Yi (San Ramon, CA)
Title: Analyte monitoring devices
Patent Number: 8,158,081

Inventors: Seeler; Fabian (Dossenheim, DE), Degen; Georg (Lorsch, DE)
Title: Heat carrier medium for magnetocaloric materials
Patent Number: 9,318,245

Inventors: Segev; Jonathan (Tel Mond, IL)
Title: Apparatus, system and method of estimating a location of a mobile device
Patent Number: 9,320,010

Inventors: Seguine; Ryan D. (Everett, WA)
Title: Reference voltage offset for capacitive touch-sensor measurement
Patent Number: 8,159,462

Inventors: Seidel; Gunter (Riedstadt, DE), Muller; Gerald (Obertshausen, DE)
Title: Support jack
Patent Number: 8,157,247

Inventors: Sekihara; Takanori (Tokyo, JP), Sato; Masafumi (Tokyo, JP), Chiba; Junichi (Tokyo, JP), Takahashi; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP), Sato; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Kigami; Shogo (Hyogo, JP), Suzuki; Takuya (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Foreign matter removing apparatus at track branch, and nozzle used in the same
Patent Number: 9,315,959

Inventors: Sekine; Masahiro (Fuchu, JP), Nishiyama; Masashi (Kawasaki, JP), Sugita; Kaoru (Iruma, JP), Ohira; Hidetaka (Kawasaki, JP), Tazoe; Yusuke (Kokubunji, JP), Itoh; Goh (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, information processing method and computer program product
Patent Number: 9,319,600

Inventors: Sekiya; Motoyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Kawahata; Yuuichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Dispersion compensating device and optical transmission system
Patent Number: 7,366,422

Inventors: Senda; Minoru (Hyogo, JP), Furutani; Kiyohiro (Hyogo, JP), Ogura; Taku (Hyogo, JP), Kuge; Shigehiro (Hyogo, JP), Kawasaki; Satoshi (Hyogo, JP), Yamauchi; Tadaaki (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device with pump circuit
Patent Number: 7,365,578

Inventors: Sendelbach; Matthew J. (Fishkill, NY), Vaid; Alok (Beacon, NY), Zangooie; Shahin (San Jose, CA)
Title: Etching system and method for forming multiple porous semiconductor regions with different optical and structural properties on a single semiconductor wafer
Patent Number: 8,157,978

Inventors: Seo; Hanbyul (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method in which a terminal connected to a cellular network measures a wireless LAN and receives information for measurement in a wireless access system, and terminal or base station device for same
Patent Number: 9,319,918

Inventors: Seo; Kang Soo (Kyunggi-do, KR), Yoo; Jea Yong (Seoul, KR), Kim; Byung Jin (Kyunggi-do, KR), Kim; Hyung Sun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus of recording a high definition digital television broadcast signal
Patent Number: 7,366,402

Inventors: Seth; Pawan (Irvine, CA), Maes; Paul J. (Toronto, CA)
Title: Modified release formulations of at least one form of tramadol
Patent Number: 8,158,147

Inventors: Sethuraman; Vignesh (La Jolla, CA), Sanayei; Shahab (San Diego, CA), Zhuang; Hairuo (San Diego, CA), Lee; Jungwon (San Diego, CA), Kang; Inyup (San Diego, CA)
Title: Wireless communication system with rate selection mechanism and method of operation thereof
Patent Number: 9,319,898

Inventors: Shakiba; Mohammad Hossein (Richmond Hill, CA), Hudson; John (Burlington, CA), MacDougall; Jack (Burlington, CA), Rofheart; Martin (Falls Church, VA), Lynch; David L. (Burlington, CA)
Title: Transmit, receive, and cross-talk cancellation filters for back channelling
Patent Number: 8,159,927

Inventors: Shand; Ian Michael Charles (Cobham, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for synchronizing a data communications network
Patent Number: 7,366,099

Inventors: Shang; Tonglin (Bolingbrook, IL), Chen; Dayao (Bolingbrook, IL)
Title: Hydraulic control system for machine
Patent Number: 9,315,968

Inventors: Shapira; Dorit (Atlit, IL), Sistla; Krishnakanth V. (Beaverton, OR), Rotem; Efraim (Haifa, IL), Shulman; Nadav (Tel Mond, IL), Zobel; Shmulik (Hinanit, IL), Chu; Allen (Portland, OR)
Title: Apparatus and method for controlling the reliability stress rate on a processor
Patent Number: 9,317,389

Inventors: Sharma; Balgovind (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Methods for retaining metal-comprising materials using liquid chemistry dispense systems from which oxygen has been removed
Patent Number: 8,158,530

Inventors: Sharon; Eran (Rishon Lezion, IL), Alrod; Idan (Herzliya, IL)
Title: Systems and methods of storing data
Patent Number: 9,318,166

Inventors: Shealy; David (Downingtown, PA), Wu; Sam (Broomall, PA), Chen; Yan (Wayne, PA), Baker; Audrey (Philadelphia, PA)
Title: Peptides antagonistic to an anti-angiogenic antibody and uses therefor
Patent Number: 7,365,154

Inventors: Shebuski; David R. (Franklin, TN)
Title: Carburetor with one piece choke valve and shaft assembly
Patent Number: 9,316,176

Inventors: Shecterle; David J. (Arlington Heights, IL), Garney; Bryan S. (Crystal Lake, IL), Shawley; James M. (Clarkston, WA), Daguio; Jocelyn C. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Apparatus and process for isomerizing a hydrocarbon stream
Patent Number: 8,157,893

Inventors: Sheffield; John (Milford, CT), Hipp; Betsy L. (Orange, CT), Antezzo; Vincent F. (Stratford, CT), Schneider; Frederic (Orange, CT), Martin; Donald (New Milford, CT), Dumschott; Roger A. (Watertown, CT)
Title: Dictation system employing computer-to-computer transmission of voice files controlled by hand microphone
Patent Number: 7,366,767

Inventors: Shen; Cong (San Diego, CA), Meshkati; Farhad (San Diego, CA), Sadek; Ahmed Kamel (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for parameter selection and conflict resolution for multiple radio access technologies
Patent Number: 9,319,901

Inventors: Shen; Dou (Redmond, WA), Zhang; Yi (Redmond, WA), Zhang; Heng (Redmond, WA), Thaker; Sahil (Issaquah, WA), Liborski; Valeri (Woodinville, WA), Li; Ying (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Facilitating advertisement selection using advertisable units
Patent Number: 8,161,065

Inventors: Shen; Jie (Fremont, CA), Xue; Song (San Jose, CA), Smirnov; Maxim (Wilsonville, OR)
Title: Increasing dynamic range using multisampling
Patent Number: 9,319,605

Inventors: Shen; Ying (Chapel Hill, NC), Theberge; Guy (St-Joseph Du Lac, CA), Jao; San (Beaconsfield, CA), Concilio; Fabio (D-des-Ormeaux, CA), Trump; Shauen Thomas (Cary, NC), Peck; Don E. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: System of communication using microwave signals over wireline networks
Patent Number: 8,160,502

Inventors: Sheth; Tiru Kumar (Ottawa, CA), Subramanian; Ramaswamy (Ottawa, CA), Shaik; Shanawaz (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Priority based radius authentication
Patent Number: 9,319,416

Inventors: Sheu; John Te-Jui (Redmond, WA), Bailey; David S. (Redmond, WA), Traut; Eric P. (Bellevue, WA), Vega; Rene Antonio (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Method and system for caching address translations from multiple address spaces in virtual machines
Patent Number: 7,363,463

Inventors: Shields; Richard A. (Kirkland, WA), Karr; Randy J. (Maple Valley, WA), DeMaria; James E. (Seattle, WA), Green; Carter K. (Lynnwood, WA), Perrigo; Gregory D. (Woodinville, WA), Cobb; Barry S. (Renton, WA), Olson; Kent W. (North Bend, WA), Reudink; Mark D. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Mechanically rotatable wireless RF data transmission subscriber station with multi-beam antenna
Patent Number: 7,366,553

Inventors: Shimada; Akinobu (Chigasaki, JP), Tabuchi; Hideo (Odawara, JP), Nakamura; Yasuaki (Fujisawa, JP), Fujii; Kozue (Odawara, JP), Ohno; Shotaro (Yamato, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for partitioning and managing subsystem logics
Patent Number: 7,363,455

Inventors: Shimamura; Toshishige (Kanagawa, JP), Morimura; Hiroki (Kanagawa, JP), Shigematsu; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Sato; Norio (Kanagawa, JP), Urano; Masami (Kanagawa, JP), Machida; Katsuyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Surface shape recognition sensor
Patent Number: 7,366,332

Inventors: Shimizu; Toshihiro (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and information processing method
Patent Number: 9,317,273

Inventors: Shimizu; Yuuko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, tray ID management method, and computer-readable recording medium
Patent Number: 8,160,459

Inventors: Shinagawa; Yoshihisa (Downingtown, PA), Valadez; Gerardo Hermosillo (West Chester, PA), Jian; Bing (Exton, PA)
Title: Iterative segmentation of images for computer-aided detection
Patent Number: 8,160,344

Inventors: Shindo; Tomoyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Adaptive quantizer, adaptive quantization method and adaptive quantization program
Patent Number: 8,160,139

Inventors: Shinohara; Junichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Autofocus system for an image capturing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,365,790

Inventors: Shinohara; Masaaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,318,500

Inventors: Shinohara; Tetsuhito (Tokyo, JP), Aoyama; Tsutomu (Tokyo, JP), Soeno; Yoshikazu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Magnetic head, magnetic head assembly, and magnetic recording and reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,318,132

Inventors: Shirai; Junya (Osaka, JP), Kusumoto; Tomokazu (Osaka, JP), Nagamiya; Hiroyuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Fused heterocyclic compound and use thereof
Patent Number: 8,158,617

Inventors: Shiraishi; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical device
Patent Number: 8,160,416

Inventors: Shirey; Christa Lynn (Garden City, MI), Miki; Yuko Haba (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Wire harness clamp
Patent Number: 8,157,222

Inventors: Shishikura; Shunichiro (Kanagwawa, JP), Tsukada; Shigeru (Kanagawa, JP), Yamasaki; Naoya (Kanagawa, JP), Aratake; Masayuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Rotary-type developing device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,366,430

Inventors: Shiu; Chiuan-Che (Taoyuan, TW), Lee; Chih-chiang (Taoyuan, TW), Teng; Kuo-Chang (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Positioning apparatus
Patent Number: 8,157,231

Inventors: Shomura; Yusuke (Tokyo, JP), Wakayama; Koji (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Ryouichi (Tokyo, JP), Kajita; Tsuyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kudo; Seiya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication system
Patent Number: 9,319,910

Inventors: Shouno; Junpei (Kawasaki, JP), Nakade; Yohei (Okazaki, JP), Demizu; Ichiro (Toyonaka, JP)
Title: Cleaning roller for cleaning charging roller and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,160,470

Inventors: Shukla; Dharma K. (Sammamish, WA), Mehta; Mayank (Redmond, WA), Valegerepura; Kumarswamy P. (Bellevue, WA), Sagar; Akash J. (Redmond, WA), Hilerio; Israel (Kenmore, WA), Pilarinos; Dennis (Redmond, WA)
Title: Data centric and protocol agnostic workflows for exchanging data between a workflow instance and a workflow host
Patent Number: 7,363,628

Inventors: Shum; Che Lui (San Jose, CA), Shaw; Limei (San Jose, CA), Kung; Lucy Ya Mei (Milpitas, CA), Zeng; Rong (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method, apparatus and computer program product providing storage network dynamic tuning of I/O flow with Queue Depth
Patent Number: 7,363,399

Inventors: Sierra; Giampiero M. (Seattle, WA), Evans; Christopher A. (Redmond, WA), Shetterly; Jennifer L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Methods and arrangements for providing non-model reminder information in a graphical user interface
Patent Number: 7,363,585

Inventors: Simmons; Sean (Waterloo, CA), Janhunen; Stefan E. (Waterloo, CA), Furbeck; David S. (Irving, TX)
Title: System and method for communicating using an in-vehicle system
Patent Number: 8,160,104

Inventors: Singh; Harmeet (Acton, MA), Khazaei; Hamid R. (Westford, MA), Lewis; Kirk (Boxborough, MA), Squires; Emily (Littleton, MA)
Title: Optical multiplexer
Patent Number: 7,366,364

Inventors: Skerra; Arne (Freising, DE), Beste; Gerald (Munich, DE), Schmidt; Frank (Frankfurt, DE), Stibora; Thomas (Michendorf, DE)
Title: Anticalins
Patent Number: 8,158,753

Inventors: Skirmont; David Aaron (Los Gatos, CA), Kilkenny; Daniel Kiernan (Pleasanton, CA), Varanasi; Surya Parkash (Dublin, CA), Ko; Kung-Ling (Union City, CA)
Title: Pluggable transceiver module with enhanced circuitry
Patent Number: 8,161,332

Inventors: Skoglund; Kenth (Linghem, SE)
Title: Systems and methods for monitoring telephone lines
Patent Number: 8,160,208

Inventors: Slattery; Kevin P. (Hillsboro, OR), Waltho; Alan E. (San Jose, CA), Schaffer; Michael (Austin, TX)
Title: Reducing exposure of radio devices to interference through adaptive selection of repetitive symbols
Patent Number: 8,160,499

Inventors: Sleeman; Martin J. (Redmond, WA), Oks; Artem A. (Bellevue, WA), Kodavalla; Hanumantha Rao (Sammamish, WA), Ellis; Nigel R. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for automatic maintenance and repair of enitites in a data model
Patent Number: 7,366,740

Inventors: Slegers; John (Breda, NL)
Title: Filtration systems and methods
Patent Number: 7,364,653

Inventors: Smit; Mark R. (Midland, MI), Daugs; Edward D. (Midland, MI), Collins; Raymond M. (Midland, MI)
Title: Process for reducing inorganics from anionic surfactant solutions
Patent Number: 9,315,404

Inventors: Smith; Robert C. (Middletown, CT)
Title: Surgical access assembly with sleeve and adjustable fastener
Patent Number: 9,314,233

Inventors: Smith; Taber H. (Fremont, CA), Mehrotra; Vikas (Fremont, CA), White; David (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Dummy fill for integrated circuits
Patent Number: 7,363,598

Inventors: Snead; Edwin deSteiguer (Georgetown, TX)
Title: Method of moving a component underneath a bridge assembly with a cable
Patent Number: 7,363,671

Inventors: Snook; William N. (Orlando, FL), Larson; Borden M. (Orlando, FL)
Title: Water sports towing vessel and method
Patent Number: 9,315,237

Inventors: Sodhi; Ajit (Irvine, CA), Garg; Man M. (Cerritos, CA), Mathur; Alok (Lake Forest, CA), Syedmohammed; Harish T. (Lake Forest, CA)
Title: System and method for generating an informational media display on a document processing device
Patent Number: 8,161,418

Inventors: Sohn; Young Ho (Suwon, KR), Jo; Eun Jung (Suwon, KR), Lim; Jae Hyun (Suwon, KR), Kim; Tae Hyun (Suwon, KR)
Title: Contact pin and power module package having the same
Patent Number: 9,318,828

Inventors: Sokolov; Andrey P. (Moscow, RU), Gasanov; Elyar E. (Moscow, RU), Panteleev; Pavel A. (Moscow, RU), Neznanov; Ilya V. (Moscow, RU), Shutkin; Yurii S. (Moscow, RU)
Title: Parallel decoder for multiple wireless standards
Patent Number: 9,319,181

Inventors: Sole; Joel (Plainsboro, NJ), Llach; Joan (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for reversible, polynomial based image scaling
Patent Number: 8,159,606

Inventors: Somashekar; Sharath (Overland Park, KS), Manchanda; Nitesh (Overland Park, KS), Marupaduga; Sreekar (Overland Park, KS)
Title: Mechanical hub
Patent Number: 9,318,249

Inventors: Song; Hongxin (Sunnyvale, CA), Low; Seo-How (San Jose, CA), Chaichanavong; Panu (Mountain View, CA), Wu; Zining (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Nonlinear detectors for channels with signal-dependent noise
Patent Number: 8,160,181

Inventors: Song; Peng (Beijing, CN), Wang; Kunbo (Beijing, CN), Cao; Jie (Beijing, CN)
Title: Stabilized platform system
Patent Number: 8,160,731

Inventors: Sorg; Franz (Aalen, DE), Deufel; Peter (Koenigsbronn, DE), Gruner; Toralf (Aalen-Hofen, DE)
Title: Method and device for the correction of imaging defects
Patent Number: 8,159,648

Inventors: Sorrells; David F. (Jacksonville, FL), Bultman; Michael J. (Jacksonville, FL), Cook; Robert W. (Jacksonville, FL), Looke; Richard C. (Jacksonville, FL), Moses, Jr.; Charley D. (Jacksonville, FL)
Title: Methods and systems for down-converting a signal
Patent Number: 9,319,262

Inventors: South; Joseph T. (Bel Air, MD)
Title: Lightweight cartridge case
Patent Number: 8,156,870

Inventors: Sovel; James E. (Panama City Beach, FL), Cornman; Jacob (Panama City Beach, FL), Gershenson; Meir (Panama City Beach, FL)
Title: Corrosion resistant, environmentally sealing, electrically conducting, cable connector
Patent Number: 9,318,239

Inventors: Sparidaens; Freek Adrianus Maria (Eindhoven, NL), De Waal; Menno (Breda, NL), Poncin; Charles Gerardus Josephus (Breda, NL)
Title: Adjustable shoulder pad
Patent Number: 9,319,570

Inventors: Speight; Timothy James (Bristol, GB)
Title: System and method for channel transport format allocation in a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 7,366,094

Inventors: Spitsberg; Irene (Loveland, OH), Venkataramani; Venkat Subramanian (Clifton Park, NY), Boutwell; Brett Allen (Liberty Township, OH), Gorman; Mark Daniel (West Chester, OH), Bruce; Robert William (Loveland, OH)
Title: Ceramic compositions useful in thermal barrier coatings having reduced thermal conductivity
Patent Number: 7,364,802

Inventors: Sprague; Randall B. (Carnation, WA), Watson; Mathew D. (Bellevue, WA), Montague; Thomas W. (Mercer Island, WA), Wiklof; Christopher A. (Everett, WA)
Title: Scanned light display system using array of collimating elements in conjunction with large numerical aperture light emitter array
Patent Number: 7,365,892

Inventors: Srinivas; Darbha (Maharashtra, IN), Srivastava; Rajendra (Maharashtra, IN)
Title: Process for the preparation of cyclic carbonates
Patent Number: 7,365,214

Inventors: Srinivasan; Srikanth T. (Portland, OR), Gandhi; Amit V. (Portland, OR), Akkary; Haitham H. (Portland, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus to reduce misprediction penalty by exploiting exact convergence
Patent Number: 7,363,477

Inventors: Standing; Martin (Tonbridge, GB)
Title: Semiconductor device package
Patent Number: 7,364,949

Inventors: Stapper; Christian (Mainz, DE), Keil; Stefanie (Hofheim, DE), Glombik; Heiner (Hofheim, DE), Falk; Eugen (Frankfurt, DE), Goerlitzer; Jochen (Frankfurt am Main, DE), Gretzke; Dirk (Frankfurt, DE), Schaefer; Hans-Ludwig (Hochheim, DE), Wendler; Wolfgang (Selters, DE)
Title: Cycloalkyl-substituted amino acid derivatives, processes for their preparation and their use as pharmaceuticals
Patent Number: 7,365,084

Inventors: Stau; Bastian (Weimar, DE), Hahn; Ernst-Ludwig (Rabenau, DE)
Title: Holder for an elongate article
Patent Number: 8,157,223

Inventors: Stawikowski; Jean-Marie (Antibes, FR), Hardy; Christian (Le Thoronet, FR)
Title: Communication system of an automation equipment based on the soap protocol
Patent Number: 7,366,752

Inventors: Stephens; William (Yucaipa, CA), Montgomery; Marjory (Colton, CA), Fitzsimmons; Nancy'e (Islandia, NY)
Title: Methods for generating data sets using catalog entries
Patent Number: 9,317,538

Inventors: Stevenson; Robert A. (Canyon Country, CA), Frysz; Christine A. (Marriottsville, MD), Hussein; Haytham (Woodstock, MD), Brendel; Richard L. (Carson City, NV)
Title: Shielded RF distance telemetry pin wiring for active implantable medical devices
Patent Number: 8,160,705

Inventors: Stewart; Patrick (Taylor, MI), Archambeau; Eric (South Lyon, MI)
Title: Comfort recline seat for a vehicle
Patent Number: 9,315,120

Inventors: Stokes; Michael D. (Eagle, ID), Camara; Franc J. (Redmond, WA), Parsons; David M. (Kirkland, WA), Wong; Gilman K. (Redmond, WA), Sadovsky; Vladimir (Bellevue, WA)
Title: System and method for applying color management on captured images
Patent Number: 7,365,754

Inventors: Stokes; Peter L. (Boston, MA), Rogers; David C. (Boston, MA), Noordzij; Duco W. (Roxbury, MA)
Title: Helmet adjustment system
Patent Number: 8,156,574

Inventors: Strano; Sarah K. (Pittsburgh, PA), Isovitsch Parks; Shannon L. (Sarver, PA), Fu; Jaw K. (Murrysville, PA), Smith; John R. (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Wastewater treatment systems and methods
Patent Number: 9,315,406

Inventors: Strauss; Michael (Ilmenau, DE), Beckinger; Michael (Erfurt, DE), Roeder; Thomas (Elxleben, DE), Melchior; Frank (Ilmenau, DE), Gatzsche; Gabriel (Martinroda, DE), Reichelt; Katrin (Ilmenau, DE), Deguara; Joachim (Ilmenau, DE), Dausel; Martin (Ilmenau, DE), Rodigast; Rene (Tautenhain, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method for controlling a plurality of speakers by means of a DSP
Patent Number: 8,160,280

Inventors: Stuttard; Dave (Bristol, GB), Williams; Dave (Gloucestershire, GB), O'Dea; Eamon (Bristol, GB), Faulds; Gordon (Gloucestershire, GB), Rhoades; John (Bristol, GB), Cameron; Ken (Bristol, GB), Atkin; Phil (Wiltshire, GB), Winser; Paul (Bristol, GB), David; Russell (Wiltshire, GB), McConnell; Ray (Bristol, GB), Day; Tim (Bristol, GB), Greer; Trey (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Memory access consolidation for SIMD processing elements having access indicators
Patent Number: 7,363,472

Inventors: Su; Ru-Yi (Kouhu Township, TW), Chiang; Puo-Yu (Su-ao Township, TW), Gong; Jeng (Hsin-Chu, TW), Huang; Tsung-Yi (Hsin-Chu, TW), Tsai; Chun-Lin (Hsin-Chu, TW), Chou; Chien-Chih (Zhubei, TW)
Title: Gate electrodes of HVMOS devices having non-uniform doping concentrations
Patent Number: 8,158,475

Inventors: Suga; Takako (Yokohama, JP), Uchida; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Signs-of-deterioration detector for semiconductor laser
Patent Number: 9,316,531

Inventors: Sugahara; Chikahito (Tokyo, JP), Zama; Satoru (Tokyo, JP), Tachibana; Akira (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Composite material for electrical/electronic part and electrical/electronic part using the same
Patent Number: 8,158,269

Inventors: Sugimori; Shigeo (Son, JP)
Title: Information processing method for controlling the function of a plurality of processors, program for realizing the method, and recording medium
Patent Number: 7,363,481

Inventors: Sugimoto; Mutsuki (Kobe, JP)
Title: Polymer composition and pneumatic tire
Patent Number: 8,158,705

Inventors: Sugita; Yoshiki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Abnormally detecting apparatus for automatic speed changer
Patent Number: 7,366,638

Inventors: Sugiura; Kenji (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Ishiguro; Takeshi (Fukushima-ken, KP)
Title: Gate pad and gate feed breakdown voltage enhancement
Patent Number: 9,318,554

Inventors: Sugiyama; Jun (Kawasaki, JP), Hirata; Shuya (Kawasaki, JP), Choraku; Tomohiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Radio communication apparatus, radio communication system and radio communication method
Patent Number: 9,320,081

Inventors: Sugiyama; Yoshinobu (Toyota, JP), Ang; Wanleng (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Power source apparatus for electrically powered vehicle and control method therefor
Patent Number: 9,315,112

Inventors: Suh; Min Suk (Seoul, KR), Park; Chang Jun (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Semiconductor package having an internal cooling system
Patent Number: 8,159,065

Inventors: Sullivan; Michael J. (Barrington, RI), Ladd; Derek A. (Acushnet, MA), Comeau; Brian (Berkley, MA)
Title: Multi-layer core golf ball having opposing hardness gradient with steep gradient inner core layer
Patent Number: 8,157,674

Inventors: Sumita; Masaya (Hyougo, JP), Sakiyama; Shirou (Kyoto, JP), Kinoshita; Masayoshi (Oosaka, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit apparatus
Patent Number: 7,365,590

Inventors: Sumiyama; Hiroshi (Aichi-Ken, JP), Natsume; Junko (Aichi-Ken, JP), Inui; Kazuo (Toyohashi, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,365,869

Inventors: Sun; Yiyoung Tony (Beverly, MA), Goriki; Takeshi (Kyoto, JP), Fukuda; Kenichi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Discharge lamp lighting device, lighting system and method
Patent Number: 7,365,951

Inventors: Sundberg; Steven A. (San Francisco, CA), Parce; J. Wallace (Palo Alto, CA), Chow; Calvin Y. H. (Portola Valley, CA)
Title: Microfabricated structures for facilitating fluid introduction into microfluidic devices
Patent Number: 7,364,703

Inventors: Sundberg; Steven A. (San Francisco, CA), Parce; J. Wallace (Palo Alto, CA), Chow; Calvin Y. H. (Portola Valley, CA)
Title: Microfabricated structures for facilitating fluid introduction into microfluidic devices
Patent Number: 7,364,704

Inventors: Sundberg; Steven A. (San Francisco, CA), Parce; J. Wallace (Palo Alto, CA), Chow; Calvin Y. H. (Portola Valley, CA)
Title: Microfabricated structures for facilitating fluid introduction into microfluidic devices
Patent Number: 7,364,705

Inventors: Sundberg; Steven A. (San Francisco, CA), Parce; J. Wallace (Palo Alto, CA), Chow; Calvin Y. H. (Portola Valley, CA)
Title: Microfabricated structures for facilitating fluid introduction into microfluidic devices
Patent Number: 7,364,706

Inventors: Sundberg; Steven A. (San Francisco, CA), Parce; J. Wallace (Palo Alto, CA), Chow; Calvin Y. H. (Portola Valley, CA)
Title: Microfabricated structures for facilitating fluid introduction into microfluidic devices
Patent Number: 7,364,915

Inventors: Sundberg; Steven A. (San Francisco, CA), Parce; J. Wallace (Palo Alto, CA), Chow; Calvin Y. H. (Portola Valley, CA)
Title: Microfabricated structures for facilitating fluid introduction into microfluidic devices
Patent Number: 7,364,916

Inventors: Sundstrom; Martin (KBH OE, DK)
Title: Method, computer program product, and hardware product for implementing lossless image compression by minimizing complex structures using intelligent pixel crawling
Patent Number: 8,160,375

Inventors: Sung; Chien-Min (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Substrate surface modifications for compositional gradation of crystalline materials and associated products
Patent Number: 8,157,914

Inventors: Sung; Woosuk (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Memory management method in embedded system
Patent Number: 9,317,425

Inventors: Suzuki; Hiroyuki (Nishio, JP)
Title: Transmission and vehicle having transversely mounted transmission and engine arranged in axial direction thereof
Patent Number: 8,156,835

Inventors: Suzuki; Kazuhiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Polymeric actuator controller, polymeric actuator control method, and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,159,112

Inventors: Suzuki; Kazuya (Tokyo, JP), Jibiki; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP), Yagyu; Tomohiko (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Takaaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Traffic engineering apparatus, network system, and traffic control method and program
Patent Number: 8,159,947

Inventors: Suzuki; Kenji (Iwata, JP)
Title: Wireless remote control signal transfer method and apparatus, and wireless remote control system
Patent Number: 8,159,325

Inventors: Suzuki; Naoto (Kanagawa, JP), Sakamaki; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Fixing device, image forming apparatus, and fixing method
Patent Number: 9,316,978

Inventors: Suzuki; Nobuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical apparatus with image stabilizing and movable lenses and actuators for shifting and/or moving the lenses
Patent Number: 8,159,746

Inventors: Suzuki; Ryoichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information recording apparatus, information reproducing apparatus, and method and system for recording and reproducing information in a plurality of levels of recording units
Patent Number: 7,366,061

Inventors: Suzuki; Satoshi (Hiratsuka, JP), Okita; Akira (Yamato, JP)
Title: Photoelectric conversion apparatus and imaging system
Patent Number: 8,158,920

Inventors: Suzuki; Satoshi (Hiratsuka, JP), Okita; Akira (Yamato, JP)
Title: Photoelectric conversion device and imaging system
Patent Number: 8,159,573

Inventors: Suzuki; Satoshi (Toyohashi, JP), Ooyachi; Ken (Otake, JP), Sakakibara; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP), Satou; Masaaki (Nagoya, JP), Itakura; Masanori (Tokyo, JP), Tasaka; Hiroshi (Toyohashi, JP)
Title: Carbonate spring producing system
Patent Number: 8,157,248

Inventors: Suzuki; Youichirou (Nishio, JP), Maeda; Noboru (Chiryu, JP), Koyasu; Takahisa (Chita, JP), Kondo; Koji (Tokoname, JP), Takahashi; Shigeki (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Receiving device for adjusting energy of a received signal sent over a transmission line
Patent Number: 8,160,531

Inventors: Swamy; Mahesh M. (Gurnee, IL)
Title: Drive circuit for a pre-phase AC motor
Patent Number: 9,318,992

Inventors: Swartz; Edwin H. (Sanford, NC), Burchette; Lynton R. (Sanford, NC)
Title: Imaging apparatus and methods
Patent Number: 8,160,473

Inventors: Swerev; Maximilian (Augsburg, DE), Bodmer; Magnus (Neu-Ulm, DE), Hornung; Fridmann (Lauchheim, DE), Kesselmeier; Ruediger (Herbrechtingen, DE)
Title: Absorbent single use article
Patent Number: 8,158,848

Inventors: Sylthe; Olav Andrew (Atlanta, GA), Yuan; Jianwei (Oliver) (Cumming, GA), Dumitru; Dan (Atlanta, GA)
Title: System and method of retrieving and presenting partial (skipped) document content
Patent Number: 7,363,582

Inventors: Szentesi; ron (Budapest, HU), Magyar; Gabor (Keeskernet, HU), Kiraly; Zoltan (Budakeszi, HU)
Title: Network topologies
Patent Number: 7,366,108

Inventors: Szu; Harold H. (Bethesda, MD), Buss; James R. (Arlington, VA), Kopriva; Ivica (Washington, DC)
Title: Nonlinear blind demixing of single pixel underlying radiation sources and digital spectrum local thermometer
Patent Number: 7,366,564

Inventors: Tabata; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Yano; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Ishijima; Hisashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Intermediate address table for converting position information to an address of a link structure correlated information file on a hypertext document
Patent Number: 7,363,580

Inventors: Tabuchi; Tomoya (Higashiomi, JP), Katou; Hidetaka (Higashiomi, JP)
Title: Illuminating device
Patent Number: 8,157,411

Inventors: Tadakuma; Yoshio (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Dispersion liquid of metal oxide fine particles, and molding products using the same
Patent Number: 8,158,688

Inventors: Taguchi; Hisatomi (Nagoya, JP), Fukaya; Atsushi (Obu, JP), Nagaya; Shigeo (Nagoya, JP), Komura; Kiyoshi (Nagoya, JP), Hirano; Kiichi (Nagoya, JP), Tenjikukatsura; Hiroshi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Raw material powder for molding oxide ion conductor, and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,364,713

Inventors: Taguchi; Yoshihito (Tokyo, JP)
Title: LED device manufacturing method and fluorescent material-dispersed solution used in same
Patent Number: 9,318,646

Inventors: Taguchi; Yuichi (San Jose, CA)
Title: Logical unit security for clustered storage area networks
Patent Number: 7,363,535

Inventors: Tajima; Keiichi (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Vehicle lamp
Patent Number: 7,364,331

Inventors: Tajima; Yoshiharu (Yokohama, JP), Ando; Kazuaki (Shibuya, JP), Nakamura; Michiharu (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Communication control apparatus, mobile station, and communication control method
Patent Number: 9,319,927

Inventors: Takabayashi; Kazuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Takenaka; Kohta (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Motherboard mounting structure, image forming apparatus and method for performing the same
Patent Number: 9,316,990

Inventors: Takagi; Kazutaka (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: High frequency package and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,159,311

Inventors: Takahashi; Akari (Aichi-ken, JP), Akaike; Fumitoshi (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Conductive fabric
Patent Number: 9,320,087

Inventors: Takahashi; Jun (Kawasaki, JP), Kuraki; Kensuke (Kawasaki, JP), Anan; Taizo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Electronic watermark embedment apparatus and electronic watermark detection apparatus
Patent Number: 8,160,294

Inventors: Takahashi; Naomasa (Chiba, JP), Hirota; Yoichi (Kanagawa, JP), Kaji; Yohsuke (Chiba, JP), Nabeta; Masaomi (Tokyo, JP), Itou; Hiroaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Head mounted display and display control method
Patent Number: 9,316,831

Inventors: Takahashi; Shuji (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Plasma etching method and apparatus, and method of manufacturing liquid ejection head
Patent Number: 8,158,525

Inventors: Takahashi; Toshiaki (Tokyo, JP), Uchida; Kazuyuki (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Yamada; Mitsuru (Tokyo, JP), Yorimoto; Mamoru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Sheet feeding device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,364,153

Inventors: Takahashi; Yoshifumi (Isehara, JP), Saitoh; Takanori (Zama, JP), Nakamura; Kenichi (Zama, JP)
Title: Optical spectrum analyzer
Patent Number: 7,365,845

Inventors: Takai; Motoya (Nagareyama, JP), Sekiguchi; Kyoji (Utsunomiya, JP), Nakajima; Hajime (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ophthalmologic photographing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,157,377

Inventors: Takamiya; Makoto (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Focus detection apparatus, focus detection method, and image sensing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,159,599

Inventors: Takano; Nobuhiro (Hitachinaka, JP), Funabashi; Kazuhiko (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Universal battery charger
Patent Number: 7,365,515

Inventors: Takano; Yohei (Kanagawa, JP), Sugimoto; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Tokita; Toshiaki (Kanagawa, JP), Fujimura; Koh (Tokyo, JP), Takiguchi; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Matsuki; Yumi (Kanagawa, JP), Amagawa; Haruki (Shizuoka, JP), Nonaka; Toshiaki (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal element, optical path deflecting element, and image displaying apparatus
Patent Number: 8,158,020

Inventors: Takata; Go (Hyogo, JP), Kataoka; Shinichiro (Osaka, JP), Yamamoto; Yasunori (Osaka, JP), Kawahara; Tsukasa (Kyoto, JP), Ueda; Ryuji (Osaka, JP), Itou; Daisuke (Osaka, JP)
Title: Load driving apparatus
Patent Number: 8,159,140

Inventors: Takata; Takashi (Hiroshima, JP), Kitagawa; Shoji (Kure, JP), Kaneda; Yuji (Tama, JP)
Title: Biologically active peptide and agent containing the same
Patent Number: 7,365,153

Inventors: Takeda; Fumiteru (Hamamatsu, JP), Muto; Takaaki (Hamakita, JP)
Title: Apparatus for displaying formation of network
Patent Number: 8,161,390

Inventors: Takemura; Tetsuya (Kyoto, JP), Mishima; Kazuma (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Image processing circuit, semiconductor device and image processing device
Patent Number: 8,159,558

Inventors: Takeuchi; Itsuo (Yokohama, JP), Hoshino; Hidekazu (Yokohama, JP), Nasubida; Shinya (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Identification medium
Patent Number: 8,158,239

Inventors: Takeuchi; Tomoyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and information processing method
Patent Number: 8,161,383

Inventors: Takino; Shunsuke (Kagawa-ken, JP), Maeda; Yuki (Kagawa-ken, JP), Tanji; Hiroyuki (Kagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Disposable body waste handling article
Patent Number: 8,157,781

Inventors: Talmon-Gros; Dietmar (Beilstein, DE), Huurdeman; Bernhard (Freiberg, DE), Franz; Andreas (Ludwigsburg, DE), Fledersbacher; Peter (Stuttgart, DE), Sumser; Siegfried (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Exhaust gas turbocharger for an internal combustion engine and device for switching an air guiding device of an exhaust gas turbocharger
Patent Number: 8,156,741

Inventors: Tamagawa; Toru (Kyoto, JP), Yoshida; Yusuke (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Fan impeller and fan motor
Patent Number: 7,364,411

Inventors: Tanaka; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP), Muro; Masako (Kanagawa, JP), Nagahashi; Ryo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image pickup device and method for enabling switching between a first recording medium and a second recording medium
Patent Number: 7,365,782

Inventors: Tanaka; Junzo (Tokyo, JP), Ikoma; Toshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Yoshioka; Tomohiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: High-strength collagen fiber membrane and a manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 9,315,562

Inventors: Tanaka; Yoshinori (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Communication setting method, wireless base station, and mobile station
Patent Number: 9,319,949

Inventors: Tanaka; Yukitaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Connector
Patent Number: 8,157,573

Inventors: Tani; Takenobu (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Instructing device configured to selects a cooperating device based on a predetermined power supply reliability
Patent Number: 8,161,300

Inventors: Tanimoto; Takao (Hadano, JP), Kawakita; Koji (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Optical phase-modulation evaluating device
Patent Number: 8,160,458

Inventors: Tankovich; Vladimir (Bellevue, WA), Meyerzon; Dmitriy (Bellevue, WA), Petriuc; Mihai (Redmond, WA)
Title: Index optimization for ranking using a linear model
Patent Number: 8,161,036

Inventors: Tao; Zhifeng (Allston, MA), Teo; Koon Hoo (Lexington, MA), Kuze; Toshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Zhang; Jinyun (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Communicating packets in a wireless multi-user multi-hop relay networks
Patent Number: 8,159,983

Inventors: Tapie; Thierry (Rennes, FR), Defrance; Serge (Rennes, FR), Lubbers; Willem (Cesson Sevigne, FR)
Title: Device for generating a sampled ramp signal representative of a synchronization signal, and device for assisting the reconstruction of a synchronization signal, for a packet switching network
Patent Number: 8,160,110

Inventors: Tashiro; Masahiko (Wako, JP), Yonekawa; Akiyuki (Wako, JP)
Title: Lift-variable valve-operating system for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,363,895

Inventors: Taub; Marc B. (Mountain View, CA), Bugler; Jolyon R. (Combe, GB), Peyser; Thomas A. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Analyte monitoring and management device and method to analyze the frequency of user interaction with the device
Patent Number: 8,160,900

Inventors: Taylor; Gareth P. (Indian Trail, NC), Sengupta; Amitava (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Wafer-shaped hollow fiber module for in-line use in a piping system
Patent Number: 8,158,001

Inventors: Taylor; Stephen John (Hyde Heath, GB)
Title: Detector apparatus and pre-concentrator
Patent Number: 8,158,933

Inventors: Taylor; Stewart Thomas (Farmers Branch, TX), Le Calvez; Joel (Farmers Branch, TX)
Title: System and method for performing a fracture operation on a subterranean formation
Patent Number: 8,157,011

Inventors: Tehrani; Ardavan M. (Menlo Park, CA), Choi; Won-Joon (Sunnyvale, CA), Gilbert; Jeffrey M. (Sunnyvale, CA), Wang; Yi Hsiu (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method of multiple antenna receiver combining of high data rate wideband packetized wireless communication signals
Patent Number: 7,366,089

Inventors: Tejaswini; Fnu (San Diego, CA), Mathur; Vaibhav (San Diego, CA), Abhyankar; Sachin A. (San Diego, CA), Navrozally; Ali (San Diego, CA)
Title: Arbitrating resource acquisition for applications of a multi-processor mobile communications device
Patent Number: 9,317,329

Inventors: Telgkamp; Jens (Buxtehude, DE), Speckmann; Holger (Schwanewede, DE), Abel; Bengt (Hamburg, DE)
Title: System and method for monitoring the state of structural components
Patent Number: 9,316,562

Inventors: Teller; Eric (Pittsburgh, PA), Farringdon; Jonathan (Pittsburgh, PA), Andre; David (Pittsburgh, PA), Pacione; Christopher (Pittsburgh, PA), Stivoric; John (Pittsburgh, PA), Safier; Scott (Pittsburgh, PA), Pelletier; Raymond (Pittsburgh, PA), Vishnubhatla; Suresh (Wexford, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for auto journaling of continuous or discrete body states utilizing physiological and/or contextual parameters
Patent Number: 8,157,731

Inventors: Teo; Swee-Ann (Sunnyvale, CA), Tse; Lawrence (Fremont, CA)
Title: Bootstrapped charge pump driver in a phase-lock loop
Patent Number: 7,365,582

Inventors: Terao; Kenji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Radio communication terminal and radio signal receiving method
Patent Number: 7,366,263

Inventors: Terao; Yasunobu (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Yamamoto; Hajime (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Kawaguchi; Takahiro (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Sugizaki; Yoshiaki (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Taki; Hiroyuki (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Sheet finishing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,364,149

Inventors: Thilly; Jacques (Rixensart, BE), Vandecasserie; Christian (Rixensart, BE)
Title: Apparatus and process for filling a medicament into a container
Patent Number: 7,365,343

Inventors: Thomas; Geoffrey G. (San Francisco, CA), Whaley; John (Fremont, CA), Purtell, II; Thomas Joseph (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Separate cryptographic keys for protecting different operations on data
Patent Number: 9,317,717

Inventors: Thomas; John Carl (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Power converter circuitry and method
Patent Number: 7,365,661

Inventors: Thompson; Michael D. (Rochester, NY), Chappell; James M. (Webster, NY), Hart; Steven C. (Webster, NY), Howe; Patrick J. (Fairport, NY), Kumar; Ajay (Fairport, NY), Leroy; Steven R. (Hilton, NY), Morehouse; Paul W. (Webster, NY), Ramesh; Palghat S. (Pittsford, NY), Xiao; Fei (Penfield, NY)
Title: Xerographic developer unit having multiple magnetic brush rolls rotating against the photoreceptor
Patent Number: 7,366,453

Inventors: Thubert; Pascal (La Colle sur Loup, FR), Wetterwald; Patrick (Mouans Sartoux, FR), Ribiere; Vincent Jean (Biot, FR), Levy-Abegnoli; Eric M. (Valbonne, FR)
Title: Arrangement for providing optimized connections between peer routers in a tree-based ad hoc mobile network
Patent Number: 7,366,111

Inventors: Tinsley, III; Carl T. (Manassas, VA), Pepa; Elton (Dumfries, VA)
Title: 3-phase power factor corrected AC to DC filtered switching power supply
Patent Number: 8,159,802

Inventors: Tobita; Youichi (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Voltage generating circuit
Patent Number: 7,365,591

Inventors: Togawa; Ryuichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Interposer chip and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,159,073

Inventors: Togita; Koji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Moving image encoding apparatus, control method therefor, and non-transitory computer readable storage medium
Patent Number: 9,319,682

Inventors: Tokiwa; Naoya (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile memory device changing a period of an internal clock
Patent Number: 9,318,212

Inventors: Tominaga; Hiroyoshi (Fukushima, JP), Hayashi; Toshiyuki (Gunma, JP)
Title: Wafer double-side polishing apparatus and double-side polishing method
Patent Number: 7,364,495

Inventors: Tomita; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Magnetic domain imaging system
Patent Number: 8,158,940

Inventors: Tomomatsu; Yoshiaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, method of controlling printing, computer program, and printing system
Patent Number: 7,365,868

Inventors: Tour; James M. (Bellaire, TX), Chen; Bo (Sugar Land, TX), Flatt; Austen K. (Sugar Land, TX), Stewart; Michael P. (Mountain View, CA), Dyke; Christopher A. (Houston, TX), Maya; Francisco (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Methods of attaching or grafting carbon nanotubes to silicon surfaces and composite structures derived therefrom
Patent Number: 8,158,203

Inventors: Tourne; Joseph A. A. M. (Helmond, NL)
Title: Circuit board assembly having a guide insert
Patent Number: 7,364,366

Inventors: Toyama; Noboru (Kawasaki, JP), Koitabashi; Noribumi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Inkjet printing apparatus and inkjet printing method
Patent Number: 8,157,351

Inventors: Toyooka; Tsugunao (Sagamihara, JP), Nonaka; Manabu (Chigasaki, JP), Togashi; Toshifumi (Zama, JP), Higaki; Hideto (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Sheet feeding device and electrophotographic image forming apparatus with rotating charged belt
Patent Number: 8,157,257

Inventors: Tripathy; Niranjan (Pleasanton, CA), Levesque; Gilbert (Mountainview, CA), Galou; Salim (San Jose, CA)
Title: Element management system with automatic remote backup of network elements' local storage
Patent Number: 7,363,359

Inventors: Tsai; Chih-Hao (Changhua County, TW), Chen; Kuan-Jung (Taipei County, TW), Pan; Fu-Ming (Hsinchu County, TW), Mo; Chi-Neng (Taoyuan County, TW), Lo; Kuo-Chung (Tainan, TW), Chiang; Mei-Tsao (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Fabricating method of electron-emitting device
Patent Number: 8,157,606

Inventors: Tsai; Kun-Jung (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Optical module
Patent Number: 7,365,915

Inventors: Tsai; Te-Lu (Taipei, TW), Jang; Jyh-Shing (Taipei, TW), Hung; Yu-Shiang (Taipei, TW), Tien; Tzu-Chieh (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Adjustable hierarchical scoring method and system
Patent Number: 8,157,566

Inventors: Tsuchida; Masaki (Tokyo, JP), Ito; Ken (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Light-emission control device and liquid crystal display apparatus
Patent Number: 8,159,451

Inventors: Tsuge; Munetoshi (Fujisawa, JP), Mori; Takashi (Yokohama, JP), Kobayashi; Masanobu (Yokohama, JP), Miyamori; Yoshio (Yokohama, JP), Gohara; Shinobu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Communication system using passive optical network and passive optical network
Patent Number: 8,160,447

Inventors: Tsuge; Munetoshi (Fujisawa, JP), Mori; Takashi (Yokohama, JP), Kobayashi; Masanobu (Yokohama, JP), Miyamori; Yoshio (Yokohama, JP), Gohara; Shinobu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Communication system using passive optical network and passive optical network
Patent Number: 8,160,448

Inventors: Tsujino; Sachio (Mie, JP), Takahashi; Shinya (Mie, JP)
Title: Shift register and display device
Patent Number: 7,365,728

Inventors: Tsukada; Masaru (Yokohama, JP), Akutsu; Satoru (Yokohama, JP), Inaba; Kenji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Floor support and floor structure
Patent Number: 8,156,701

Inventors: Tsukagoshi; Shinsuke (Nasushiobara, JP)
Title: Image processing system, image processing apparatus, and image processing method
Patent Number: 9,314,224

Inventors: Tsukamoto; Takeo (Yokohama, JP), Sakai; Katsuo (Yokohama, JP), Takahashi; Tomoko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus for forming a color image, and image forming method for forming a color image
Patent Number: 8,158,313

Inventors: Tsunooka; Takashi (Susono, JP), Hiraku; Keizo (Aichi, JP), Nakasaka; Yukihiro (Susono, JP), Hashizume; Akira (Yokohama, JP), Kanai; Hiroshi (Susono, JP), Fuwa; Naohide (Toyota, JP), Kaga; Tomoyuki (Susono, JP)
Title: Control device for multicylinder internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,363,889

Inventors: Tsushima; Mineo (Nara, JP), Kawamura; Akihisa (Osaka, JP)
Title: Audio signal coding method and decoding method
Patent Number: 8,160,890

Inventors: Tsuyoshi; Hirotaka (Soraku-gun, JP), Tsuyoshi, legal representative; Ryusuke (Katano, JP), Suguyama; Susumu (Kusatsu, JP)
Title: Fluid actuator, and heat generating device and analysis device using the same
Patent Number: 8,159,110

Inventors: Tsuzuki; Masashi (Nagoya, JP), Awano; Shinya (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Composite ceramic green sheet, ceramic sintered body, gas sensor device, gas sensor, and method for manufacturing composite ceramic green sheet
Patent Number: 8,157,936

Inventors: Tsuzuki; Tomomi (Toyota, JP)
Title: Vehicle-generator output voltage control apparatus
Patent Number: 7,365,520

Inventors: Turetzky; Gregory Bret (San Jose, CA), Norman; Charles P. (Huntington Beach, CA), Falk; Henry D. (Long Beach, CA)
Title: Location services system that reduces auto-correlation or cross-correlation in weak signals
Patent Number: 7,365,680

Inventors: Turvey; Robert R. (Sanford, MI), Kennett; Michael H. (Midland, MI), Cerva; Joel T. (Freeland, MI)
Title: Hanger
Patent Number: 8,157,224

Inventors: Tuss; Joel R. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Methods and systems for supporting acoustical transducers
Patent Number: 7,365,476

Inventors: Uber; Arthur E. (Pittsburgh, PA), Rhinehart; Edward J. (Monroeville, PA), Almon-Martin; Rosemary (Saxonburg, PA), Griffiths; David M. (Pittsburgh, PA), Sciulli; Francis J. (Crafton, PA), Grumski; Walter (Pittsburgh, PA), Pagano; Vera (Bellevue, PA), Zelenski; Karen (Seven Fields, PA), Hirschman; Alan (Glenshaw, PA)
Title: Methods of coordinating an imaging procedure and an injection procedure
Patent Number: 8,160,679

Inventors: Uchida; Kohei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: System for placing elements of semiconductor integrated circuit, method of placing elements thereon, and program for placing elements
Patent Number: 7,363,597

Inventors: Uchida; Shinichi (Kanagawa, JP), Kawashima; Yoshitsugu (Kanagawa, JP), Ise; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing a semiconductor device, semiconductor chip and semiconductor wafer
Patent Number: 8,158,505

Inventors: Uchida; Shinji (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Positioning apparatus and charged-particle-beam exposure apparatus
Patent Number: 7,365,456

Inventors: Uchikawa; Hiroshi (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Data processing system
Patent Number: 9,319,558

Inventors: Uchino; Katsuhide (Kanagawa, JP), Yamashita; Junichi (Tokyo, JP), Yamamoto; Tetsuro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Pixel circuit and display device
Patent Number: 8,159,479

Inventors: Uchino; Tooru (Tokyo, JP), Hapsari; Wuri Andarmawanti (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Mobile station and radio base station for "always-on" method
Patent Number: 9,320,056

Inventors: Ueda; Hirokazu (Kobe, JP)
Title: Word line driver circuitry and methods for using the same
Patent Number: 7,366,051

Inventors: Ueda; Tetsuto (Kanagawa, JP), Tamura; Hiroomi (Kanagawa, JP), Saitoh; Kazuya (Kanagawa, JP), Sekiguchi; Sho (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Hirokatsu (Kanagawa, JP), Kojima; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Iwasaki; Takuma (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus that selectively recycles developer
Patent Number: 9,316,997

Inventors: Uehara; Mikio (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Computer system selectively directing power to a battery from either a backup power supply or a normal power supply based on a reduction of voltage measured from one or more detection circuits
Patent Number: 9,317,093

Inventors: Uematsu; Katsuhiro (Kagawa, JP), Oba; Toru (Kagawa, JP), Mizutani; Satoshi (Kagawa, JP)
Title: Production process of a nonwoven fabric sheet
Patent Number: 9,315,931

Inventors: Uji; Ayako (Tokyo, JP), Koitabashi; Noribumi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Ink jet recording apparatus and ink jet recording method
Patent Number: 7,364,249

Inventors: Ulerich; Rhys D. (Austin, TX), Williamson; Ian A. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Multiple sorting of columns in a displayed table in a user interactive computer display interface through sequential radial menus
Patent Number: 8,161,407

Inventors: Ullrich; Chris (Ventura, CA), Birnbaum; David (Oakland, CA), Vachon; Craig (El Dorado Hills, CA), Fleming; Jason (San Jose, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for haptically-enhanced text interfaces
Patent Number: 9,317,116

Inventors: Ulrich; Mark Andrew (New London, WI), Sammons; Michael Allen (Appleton, WI), Lindeman; Ryan Jerome (Suamico, WI), Dessart; Nicholas James (Appleton, WI), Schwartz; Brian Anthony (Appleton, WI), Herwig; Warren Edward (Oshkosh, WI)
Title: Induction heating wire insulation heating and removal
Patent Number: 9,318,884

Inventors: Umesawa; Kentaro (Kawasaki, JP), Takahashi; Toshinari (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication connection method, authentication method, server computer, client computer and program
Patent Number: 7,366,170

Inventors: Umlauft; Sebastian (Hamburg, DE), Ameling; Tobias (Hamburg, DE), Penkov; Nino-Ninov (Hamburg, DE), Hottenrott; Andreas (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Sensors for layout validation of an oxygen module
Patent Number: 9,316,606

Inventors: Unami; Atsushi (Yokohama, JP), Fujioka; Tamotsu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Scroll expander with adiabatic layer
Patent Number: 9,316,223

Inventors: Unami; Atsushi (Yokohama, JP), Fujioka; Tamotsu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Scroll expander
Patent Number: 9,316,224

Inventors: Urakawa; Yutaka (Nagoya, JP), Haze; Toshiro (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Communication device and storage medium storing control program for communication device
Patent Number: 8,159,705

Inventors: Uraki; Mamoru (Saitama, JP), Sugiyama; Hideki (Saitama, JP), Higashiyama; Junji (Saitama, JP), Kochi; Takao (Saitama, JP)
Title: Jet-propelled watercraft
Patent Number: 7,364,481

Inventors: Urban; Dieter (Speyer, DE), Licht; Ulrike (Mannheim, DE), Barner-Kowollik; Christopher (Stutensee-Blankenloch, DE), Delaittre; Guillaume (Mannheim, DE), Frick; Elena (Karlsruhe, DE)
Title: Photoreactive monomers
Patent Number: 9,315,445

Inventors: Urbanowicz; Adam Michal (Wroclaw, PL), Baklanov; Mikhail (Veltem-Beisem, BE)
Title: Quantification of hydrophobic and hydrophilic properties of materials
Patent Number: 8,158,523

Inventors: Urbanus; Mark Sander (San Jose, CA), Suk; Robert Joseph (Santa Clara, CA), Harrison; Justin Michael (San Francisco, CA), Jonsson; Karl (San Carlos, CA), Maddhula; Venkata Suri (Sunnyvale, CA), Bromberg; Aaron Michael (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Injecting active periods into scheduled inactive periods
Patent Number: 9,319,993

Inventors: Urushihara; Masashi (Kawasaki, JP), Terasaki; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP), Chikaue; Kunihiko (Kawasaki, JP), Tanaka; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Recording method, recording apparatus, and computer-readable medium
Patent Number: 8,160,427

Inventors: Usui; Takamasa (Nagoya, JP), Takata; Masayuki (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Ink-jet printer with air-discharge-flow assuring means
Patent Number: 7,364,279

Inventors: Uya; Shinji (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Backside-illuminated imaging device and manufacturing method of the same
Patent Number: 8,158,452

Inventors: Uzun; Necdet (San Jose, CA), Yilmaz; Mete (San Jose, CA)
Title: System using weighted fairness decisions in spatial reuse protocol forwarding block to determine allowed usage for servicing transmit and transit traffic in a node
Patent Number: 7,366,789

Inventors: Vale; Peter Ormand (Seattle, WA), Koch; Zeke (Seattle, WA), McLain; Jay Franklin (Woodinville, WA), Dadi; Andrew (Carnation, WA)
Title: System and method for scaling data according to an optimal width for display on a mobile device
Patent Number: 7,365,758

Inventors: Valentine; Eric (Plano, TX), Davidson; Lee (McKinney, TX)
Title: Methods and system for routing emergency calls through the internet
Patent Number: 7,366,157

Inventors: Van Den Berg; Karel (Bleskensgraaf, NL), Fransen; Renatus Ignatius Josephus (Vlaardingen, NL)
Title: Method of and an installation for milking an animal
Patent Number: 9,313,997

Inventors: Van Deursen; Gary (Avon, CT), Martone; Joseph (Bristol, CT), Cook; Vincent (Milford, CT), Chan; Michael Kwok Ying (Tai Po, HK)
Title: Flashlight with pivotal legs
Patent Number: 7,364,320

Inventors: Van Zwet; Erwin John (Pijnacker, NL), De Jager; Pieter Willem Herman (Middelbeers, NL), Onvlee; Johannes ('s-Hertogenbosch, NL), De Man; Hendrik (Hendrik Ido Amabacht, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 9,316,926

Inventors: Vance; Scott LaDell (Cary, NC)
Title: Low profile circuit board connector
Patent Number: 7,364,477

Inventors: Vannier; Jean-Pierre (Saint Jacques sur Darnetal, FR), David; Laurent (Paris, FR), Lecerf; Didier (Bose Roger sur Buchy, FR), Dulong; Virginie (Rouen, FR), Coquerel; Berenice (Notre Dame de Bondeville, FR), Demange; Elise (Rouen, FR)
Title: Crosslinked hyaluronan hydrogels for 3D cell culture
Patent Number: 9,315,772

Inventors: Vargas; Jose A. (Rescue, CA), Kumar; Mohan J. (Aloha, OR), Crossland; James B. (Banks, OR), Nachimuthu; Murugasamy K. (Beaverton, OR), Yigzaw; Theodros (Sherwood, OR)
Title: Machine check summary register
Patent Number: 9,317,360

Inventors: Varshneya; Deepak (Falls Church, VA)
Title: Two beam small arms transmitter
Patent Number: 9,316,462

Inventors: Veloso; Manuel (Hem, FR), Gaveau; Alexis (Hem, FR)
Title: Method for attaching a photovoltaic panel
Patent Number: 9,314,904

Inventors: Venolia; Gina D (Redmond, WA)
Title: Visualizing hyperlinks in a search results list
Patent Number: 8,161,050

Inventors: Verbinski; Victor V. (La Jolla, CA), Smith; Scott T. (San Diego, CA), Maxwell, legal representative; Judith (Glen Ellen, CA), Adams; Jeffrey M. (San Marcos, CA), Shyffer; Ryan (San Diego, CA), Valentine; Kenneth H. (Glen Ellen, CA)
Title: Density detection using real time discrete photon counting for fast moving targets
Patent Number: 7,365,332

Inventors: Verdecia Reyes; Yamila (Vedado, CU), Ochoa Rodriguez; Estael (Vedado, CU), Ruiz Reyes; Alberto (Vedado, CU), Nunez Figueredo; Yanier (Ciudad de la Habana, CU), Carillo Dominguez; Carmen (Vedado, CU), Tacoronte Morales; Juan Enrique (Cerro, CU), Alba Gutierrez; Livan Lazaro (Revolucion, CU), Pardo Andreu; Gilberto Lazaro (La Lisa, CU)
Title: Tricyclic and tetracyclic systems with activity on the central nervous and vascular systems
Patent Number: 9,315,497

Inventors: Vidalain; Pierre-Olivier (Puteaux, FR), Lucas-Hourani; Marianne (Paris, FR), Tangy; Frederic (Les Lilas, FR), Munier-Lehmann; Helene (Meudon, FR), Dauzonne; Daniel (Paris, FR)
Title: Derivatives useful as antiviral agents
Patent Number: 9,315,482

Inventors: Viikari; Jere (Tampere, FI), Forstadius; Antti (Tampere, FI)
Title: Method and system for providing location-based services
Patent Number: 7,366,523

Inventors: Villien; Christophe (Seyssinet Pariset, FR)
Title: Method for locating an object using a reference grid
Patent Number: 9,317,774

Inventors: Visser; Huibert (Zevenhuizen, NL), Klinkhamer; Jacob Fredrik Friso (Delft, NL), Ryzhikov; Lev (Norwalk, CT), Coston; Scott D. (New Milford, CT), Joobeur; Adel (Milford, CT), Vink; Rob (Delft, NL), Shmarev; Yevgeniy (Lagrangeville, NY)
Title: Illumination system coherence remover with a series of partially reflective surfaces
Patent Number: 8,159,651

Inventors: Vogt; Sebastian (Erfurt, DE), Buechner; Hubert (Nuremberg, DE)
Title: Dispensing device for bone cement
Patent Number: 9,314,288

Inventors: Vorenkamp; Pieter (Laguna Niguel, CA), Bult; Klaas (Bosch en Duin, NL), Carr; Frank (Dove Canyon, CA)
Title: System and method for coarse/fine PLL adjustment
Patent Number: 7,366,486

Inventors: Voss; Robert K. (Peterculter, GB), Christie; David S. (Aberdeen, GB), Breese; Peter (Cypress, TX)
Title: Large bore vertical tree
Patent Number: 8,157,015

Inventors: Wager; Travis T. (New London, CT), Chandrasekaran; Ramalakshmi Y (Gales Ferry, CT), Butler; Todd William (Salem, CT)
Title: Histamine-3 receptor antagonists
Patent Number: 8,158,673

Inventors: Wagh; Mahesh (Portland, OR), Ajanovic; Jasmin (Portland, OR)
Title: Address translation caching and I/O cache performance improvement in virtualized environments
Patent Number: 8,161,243

Inventors: Wait; David L. (Westlake Village, CA)
Title: Gas/liquid separation utilizing bunched mesh materials
Patent Number: 7,364,604

Inventors: Waite; Andrew Michael (Hopewell Junction, NY), Lunning; Scott (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Strained MOS device and methods for its fabrication
Patent Number: 8,159,030

Inventors: Wakahara; Keiji (Kariya, JP), Ichikawa; Akira (Chiryu, JP)
Title: Method for detecting malfunction of a cooling system based on detected coolant temperature
Patent Number: 7,363,804

Inventors: Walewski; Joachim (Unterhaching, DE)
Title: Method and device for optically transmitting data
Patent Number: 9,319,134

Inventors: Walker; Andrew (Newton Hall, GB), Wadge; Brian (Coxhoe, GB), McKay; Tim (Fair Meadows, GB), Robson; Nigel (Lowfell Gateshead, GB), Sokell; Ian (Spennymoor, GB)
Title: Handle assembly for tool
Patent Number: 7,363,685

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Jorasch; James A. (New York, NY), Tedesco; Daniel E. (Huntington, CT)
Title: Game based on speed of play
Patent Number: 9,318,004

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Jorasch; James A. (Stamford, CT), Fincham; Magdalena M. (Ridgefield, CT), Gelman; Geoffrey M. (Stamford, CT), Tedesco; Robert C. (Huntington, CT)
Title: Apparatus and method for facilitating team play of slot machines
Patent Number: 7,364,510

Inventors: Waltman; David W. (Lake Stevens, WA), Mai; Zhao-Hong (Bellevue, WA), Zahrt; Auston W. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Fit and fill techniques for pictures
Patent Number: 8,161,379

Inventors: Wang He; Li-Ying (New Taipei, TW), Hung; Yi (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Lens with diffusion structure and backlight module incorporating the same
Patent Number: 9,316,852

Inventors: Wang; Cheng-Chung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Buffer assembly for a pressure sensitive switch
Patent Number: 7,365,277

Inventors: Wang; Cheng-Chung (Taipei, TW), Wang; Kenneth (Taipei, TW)
Title: Electrical air pump assembly and inflatable product having the same
Patent Number: 8,157,535

Inventors: Wang; Ching-Tung (Chupei, TW), Chang; Mao-Jung (Junan Jen, TW), Ting; Hsin-Chun (Yunghe, TW)
Title: Driving circuit for double display panel
Patent Number: 7,365,704

Inventors: Wang; Hai (Beijing, CN), Li; Peng (Beijing, CN), Yu; Shaowei (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Ruiqi (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method, arrangement and detector for detecting hybrid automatic repeat request acknowledgement information
Patent Number: 9,319,185

Inventors: Wang; Hong-Zhneg (Shenzhen, CN), Liao; Fu (Shenzhen, CN), Lee; Ming-Chang (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Wrist strap for an electronic device
Patent Number: 9,314,092

Inventors: Wang; Jibing (Plainsboro, NJ), Wang; Xiaodong (New York, NY), Madihian; Mohammad (Plainsboro, NJ)
Title: Optimized high rate space-time codes for wireless communication
Patent Number: 7,366,248

Inventors: Wang; Jo Chiao (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Electronic device and connecting unit thereof
Patent Number: 9,320,167

Inventors: Wang; Ping-Chuan (Hopewell Junction, NY), Yang; Zhijian (Stormville, NY), Guarin; Fernando J. (Millbrook, NY), Hostetter; J. Edwin (Pleasant Valley, NY), Feng; Kai D (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Method of operating transistors and structures thereof for improved reliability and lifetime
Patent Number: 8,159,814

Inventors: Wang; Qingkang (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Fabrication of nano-structure electrodes for ultra-capacitor
Patent Number: 9,318,274

Inventors: Wang; To-Mai (Zhonghe, TW), Ger; Ming-Der (Daxi Township, Taoyuan County, TW), Hou; Kung-Hsu (Daxi Township, Taoyuan County, TW), Sun; Kin-Seng (Village Shenglin, TW), Lee; Wen-Cheng (Bade, TW), Yang; Sheng-Fu (Fongshan, TW), Tzeng; Chin-Ching (Yonghe, TW)
Title: Method of fabricating slag fiber friction material
Patent Number: 8,158,049

Inventors: Wang; Weidong (Lexington, MA), Burkhardt; John (Arlington, MA), Ozzie; Jack E. (Chester, NH)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing web services in a collaborative computing system
Patent Number: 7,363,342

Inventors: Wang; Weiyi (Zhejiang Province, CN)
Title: Hand tool
Patent Number: 9,315,369

Inventors: Wang; Xinpeng (Beijing, CN), Huang; Yi (Beijing, CN), Chang; Shih-Mou (Beijing, CN)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof for protecting metal-gate from oxidation
Patent Number: 9,318,445

Inventors: Wanibuchi; Hiroshi (Shiojiri, JP), Kondo; Katsuyuki (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Data processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,364,156

Inventors: Warren; Joseph R. (Renton, WA), Froelich; Karl (Shoreline, WA), Lemarchand; Remi A. (Redmond, WA), Bonilla; Nicole A. (Redmond, WA), Novitskey; Robert R. (Redmond, WA), Gray; Ronald E. (Redmond, WA)
Title: System and method for improved client server communications of email messages
Patent Number: 7,366,760

Inventors: Waschura; Thomas E. (Menlo Park, CA), Willis; Andrei (Menlo Park, CA), Fincher; Clint (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for deferred decision signal quality analysis
Patent Number: 7,363,562

Inventors: Watanabe; Ayako (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image projection apparatus, image projection method, and storage medium of program
Patent Number: 9,319,651

Inventors: Watanabe; Kazuteru (Tokyo, JP), Ozawa; Kazunori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus, method and program for image conversion
Patent Number: 9,319,699

Inventors: Watanabe; Kenya (Suwa, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal device, pixel circuit, active matrix substrate, and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,159,484

Inventors: Watanabe; Koji (Odawara, JP), Sugimoto; Sadahiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Storage apparatus and load distribution method
Patent Number: 8,161,490

Inventors: Watanabe; Shuichi (Chiba, JP), Kiyama; Jiro (Chiba, JP)
Title: Video data reproducing apparatus, video data generating apparatus and recording medium
Patent Number: 9,319,654

Inventors: Watanabe; Takamoto (Nagoya, JP), Masuda; Sumio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Signal-processing unit for fluxgate magnetometers
Patent Number: 7,366,619

Inventors: Watanabe; Tetsuo (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Radiation imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 8,160,207

Inventors: Watari; Masakazu (Kawasaki, JP), Hiraki; Itaru (Kawasaki, JP), Yamaji; Yuji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: System for executing prescribed process during operating system is in sleep state using information stored in common area
Patent Number: 7,363,524

Inventors: Weaver, II; Edward L. (Milford, OH), Hinds; Sherry A. (Goshen, OH)
Title: Back support panel with convex surfaces for muscle support
Patent Number: 7,364,558

Inventors: Wegmann; Ulrich (Koenigsbronn, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for determining telecentricity and microlithography projection exposure apparatus
Patent Number: 7,365,861

Inventors: Wei; George C. (Weston, MA)
Title: Method of converting PCA to sapphire and converted article
Patent Number: 8,157,912

Inventors: WeiLoon; Ng (Singapore, SG), Lim; Pohlye (Singapore, SG), Xu; Mo (Singapore, SG), Gan; KL (Singapore, SG), James; Chang (Singapore, SG)
Title: Motor housing for small form factor drives
Patent Number: 7,365,457

Inventors: Weindorf; Martin (Kornwestheim, DE)
Title: Filter with bayonet coupling to cover
Patent Number: 8,157,107

Inventors: Weir; Charles (Carlisle, GB), Wildenflycht; Tommy (Carlisle, GB)
Title: Searching for and providing objects using byte-by-byte comparison
Patent Number: 8,161,020

Inventors: Weiser; William B. (Meridian, ID), Montierth; Mark D. (Meridian, ID)
Title: Smart printer cartridge
Patent Number: 8,161,199

Inventors: Wellington; Dan (Bothell, WA)
Title: Resolving identification code ambiguities in wireless access networks
Patent Number: 9,319,979

Inventors: Welton; Thomas D. (Duncan, OK), Nguyen; Philip D. (Duncan, OK)
Title: Methods of using reactive surfactants in subterranean operations
Patent Number: 7,363,978

Inventors: Wen; Qing-Song (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Clamping assembly
Patent Number: 9,316,240

Inventors: Wen; Yoang-Coang (Chiayi County, TW), Liang; Xin-Xion (Taoyuan County, TW), Lee; Tao-Ming (Taipei County, TW), Yu; Shan-Yu (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Testing apparatus having tips of different heights
Patent Number: 8,159,246

Inventors: Wernicki; Michael W. (Jersey City, NJ)
Title: System and method for testing a circuit
Patent Number: 8,161,335

Inventors: Wetzel; Daniel Thomas (Indianapolis, IN), Nguyen; Anh Quang (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Multi-media jitter removal in an asynchronous digital home network
Patent Number: 7,366,754

Inventors: Wham; Robert H. (Boulder, CO), Buysse; Steven P. (Longmont, CO), Orszulak; James H. (Nederland, CO)
Title: Vessel sealing system
Patent Number: 7,364,577

Inventors: White; Christopher M. (San Francisco, CA), Bruck; Timo (Mountain View, CA), Mighdoll; Lee S. (Seattle, WA), Goldman; Phillip Y. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Video on demand methods and systems
Patent Number: 7,363,646

Inventors: Wiener; Ittai (Even Yehuda, IL), Feygelman; Alex (Petach-Tiqwa, IL), Nedelin; Peter (Ashdod, IL)
Title: Measuring tool
Patent Number: 8,156,657

Inventors: Wigren; Karl Torbjorn (Uppsala, SE)
Title: Adaptive load prediction for interference suppression receivers
Patent Number: 9,320,053

Inventors: Willer; Josef (Riemerling, DE), Mikolajick; Thomas (Dresden, DE), Ludwig; Christoph (Langebruck, DE), Schulze; Norbert (Radebeul, DE), Kuesters; Karl-Heinz (Boxdorf, DE)
Title: Semiconductor memory having charge trapping memory cells and fabrication method thereof
Patent Number: 7,365,382

Inventors: Willhite; Nelson (Sunnyvale, CA), Noll; Mike (San Jose, CA), Martin; Robert Steven (Los Gatos, CA), Duggal; Akhil (Los Altos, CA), Lindberg; Craig (Nevada City, CA), Jones; Thomas Carleton (San Jose, CA), Komidi; Srinivas (San Jose, CA)
Title: Data switching using soft configuration
Patent Number: 7,366,166

Inventors: Williams; Daniel E. (Lebanon, IN)
Title: Apparatus for use in turning steerable vehicle wheels
Patent Number: 7,364,004

Inventors: Willson; C. Grant (Austin, TX), Stacey; Nicholas A. (Austin, TX)
Title: Compositions for dark-field polymerization and method of using the same for imprint lithography processes
Patent Number: 7,365,103

Inventors: Wilson, Jr.; Thomas P. (Floresville, TX), Wanner; Mark J. (Aliquippa, PA)
Title: Delayed hydrocarbon gel crosslinkers and methods for making and using same
Patent Number: 8,158,562

Inventors: Wilson; Paul (Houston, TX), Gray; Kevin L. (Friendswood, TX)
Title: Non-explosive two component initiator
Patent Number: 7,363,860

Inventors: Winger; Lowell (Waterloo, CA)
Title: Source adaptive system and method for 2D iDCT
Patent Number: 7,366,236

Inventors: Winn; Martin (Deerfield, IL), Boyd; Steven A. (Mundelein, IL), Hutchins; Charles W. (Gurnee, IL), Jae; Hwan-Soo (Glencoe, IL), Tasker; Andrew S. (Gurnee, IL), von Geldern; Thomas W. (Richmond, IL), Kester; Jeffrey A. (Deerfield, IL), Sorensen; Bryan K. (Waukegan, IL), Szczepankiewicz; Bruce G. (Gages Lake, IL), Henry; Kenneth J. (Waukegan, IL), Liu; Gang (Gurnee, IL), Wittenberger; Steven J. (Mundelein, IL), King; Steven A. (Gurnee, IL)
Title: Endothelin antagonists
Patent Number: 7,365,093

Inventors: Witkowski; Todd R. (Zeeland, MI), Dykema; Kurt A. (Holland, MI), Geerlings; Steven L. (Holland, MI), Zeinstra; Mark L. (Holland, MI), Buege; Robert F. (Lowell, MI)
Title: Wireless control system and method
Patent Number: 9,318,017

Inventors: Wittkopp; Scott H. (Ypsilanti, MI), Carey; Clinton E. (Highland, MI), Hart; James M. (Belleville, MI), Phillips; Andrew W. (Rochester, MI)
Title: Multi-speed transmission having three planetary gear sets
Patent Number: 8,157,698

Inventors: Woerner; Pascal (Korntal-Muenchingen, DE), Raimann; Juergen (Weil der Stadt, DE), Engelhardt; Joerg (Ditzingen, DE), Weinrotter; Martin (Vitoria-Gasteiz, ES)
Title: Laser-induced spark ignition for an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 9,316,200

Inventors: Wolf; Fred R. (West Des Moines, IA), McGrew; Gordon N. (Evanston, IL), Hook; Jeffrey S. (Berwyn, IL), Richey; Lindell C. (Lake Zurich, IL), Tyrpin; Henry T. (Palos Park, IL)
Title: Chewing gum containing physiological cooling agents and method of preparing
Patent Number: 7,364,761

Inventors: Wolff; Gregory J. (Redwood City, CA), Barrus; John (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Re-writable cover sheets for collection management
Patent Number: 8,161,409

Inventors: Won; Jeong-Jae (Hwaseong-si, KR), Kang; Hyon-Goo (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Young-Seok (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for supporting handover in broadband wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,160,023

Inventors: Wong; Kelvin (San Diego, CA), Short; Jay M. (Del Mar, CA), Burk; Mark J. (Del Mar, CA), DeSantis; Grace (San Diego, CA), Farwell; Robert (San Diego, CA), Chatman; Kelly (Solana Beach, CA)
Title: Nitrilases, nucleic acids encoding them and methods for making and using them
Patent Number: 9,315,792

Inventors: Wong; William (San Carlos, CA), Limb; Scott (Palo Alto, CA), Chabinyc; Michael (Burlingame, CA), Russo; Beverly (Sunnyvale, CA), Lujan; Rene A. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Additive printed mask process and structures produced thereby
Patent Number: 7,365,022

Inventors: Woo; Yong Ha (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for data transmission in wireless local access network and system therefor
Patent Number: 8,161,302

Inventors: Wood; J. Richard (Grapevine, TX)
Title: X-ray backscatter detection using modulated X-rays
Patent Number: 9,316,602

Inventors: Wood; Kevin (Seattle, WA), Alam; Salim (Mercer Island, WA), Burgess; Gregory Marshall (Redmond, WA), Watson; Colin (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Usage reporting from a cloud-hosted, distributed system
Patent Number: 9,317,395

Inventors: Wright; Allen Buhr (Hope Mills, NC), Cline; L. Steven (Fayetteville, NC), Yates; Brian Glenn (Holly Springs, NC)
Title: Filter relief valve and filter cartridge assembly seal
Patent Number: 8,157,989

Inventors: Wu; En-Min (Taipei, TW)
Title: Illumination device and LED dimming circuit thereof
Patent Number: 9,320,092

Inventors: Wu; Guolian (St. Joseph, MI), Litch; Andrew D. (St. Joseph, MI), Fischer; Marcus R. (St. Joseph, MI), Allard; Paul B. (Stevensville, MI), Karp; Alexander J. (St. Charles, IL)
Title: Air cleaner assembly
Patent Number: 7,364,602

Inventors: Wu; Vincent (Irvine, CA), Wilson; Silvy (Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
Title: System and method for caching directory data in a networked computer environment
Patent Number: 7,363,429

Inventors: Wugofski; Theodore D. (Fort Worth, TX)
Title: System for using a channel and event overlay for invoking channel and event related functions
Patent Number: 7,363,644

Inventors: Wurtenberger; Andrew M. (Olathe, KS), Goswami; Gauravpuri Amrutpuri (Overland Park, KS), Marupaduga; Sreekar (Overland Park, KS)
Title: Optimization of cell tower functionality on high capacity sites
Patent Number: 9,319,900

Inventors: Xie; Ruilong (Niskayuna, NY), Kamineni; Vimal K. (Albany, NY), Bello; Abner F. (Clifton Park, NY), LiCausi; Nicholas V. (Watervliet, NY), Wang; Wenhui (Clifton Park, NY), Wedlake; Michael (Albany, NY), Cantone; Jason R. (Mechanicville, NY)
Title: Methods of forming substantially self-aligned isolation regions on FinFET semiconductor devices and the resulting devices
Patent Number: 9,318,388

Inventors: Xie; Ruilong (Niskayuna, NY), Taylor, Jr.; William J. (Clifton Park, NY), Jacob; Ajey Poovannummoottil (Watervliet, NY)
Title: Methods of forming conductive contact structures for a semiconductor device with a larger metal silicide contact area and the resulting devices
Patent Number: 9,318,552

Inventors: Xiong; Jin-Liang (Wuhan, CN), Huang; Yong-Zhao (Wuhan, CN)
Title: Power on circuit
Patent Number: 9,317,088

Inventors: Xu; Liwen (Southfield, MI), Beydoun; Samir M. (Dearborn Heights, MI), Engelman; Gerald H. (Plymouth, MI), Mills; Aaron L. (Ann Arbor, MI), Lu; Jianbo (Livonia, MI), Mattson; Keith Glenn (Livonia, MI)
Title: Roll stability control system for an automotive vehicle using an external environmental sensing system
Patent Number: 7,366,602

Inventors: Xu; Mo (Singapore, SG), Hong; YiRen (Singapore, SG), Lim; Pohlye (Singapore, SG), Jierapipatanakul; Niroot (Singapore, SG)
Title: Electronic device housing
Patent Number: 7,364,437

Inventors: Yabe; Takashi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image processor and image processing method processing an image that includes a semi-transparent object or an image with periodically varying density
Patent Number: 8,159,694

Inventors: Yabuta; Kohji (Osaka, JP), Tsujioka; Tomotoshi (Osaka, JP), Nagata; Kosuke (Osaka, JP), Noma; Mikihiro (Osaka, JP), Hata; Masayuki (Osaka, JP), Inada; Kiyoshi (Osaka, JP), Takizawa; Hideaki (Osaka, JP), Kihara; Masahiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 9,316,858

Inventors: Yabuuchi; Takeyuki (Toyota, JP)
Title: High-pressure pump
Patent Number: 9,316,193

Inventors: Yaghmur; Anan (Graz, AT), De Campo; Liliana (Act, AU), Sagalowicz; Laurent (Cully, CH), Leser; Martin (Bretigny, CH), Glatter; Otto (Graz, AT), Michel; Martin (Lausanne, CH), Watzke; Heribert Johann (Lausanne, CH)
Title: Oil-in-water emulsion for delivery
Patent Number: 8,158,687

Inventors: Yagi; Sakai (Shizuoka, JP), Touno; Shuji (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Connector housing
Patent Number: 9,318,833

Inventors: Yagiura; Toshio (Kobe, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing solar cell module
Patent Number: 8,158,454

Inventors: Yaguchi; Yoshiharu (Kanagawa, JP), Toshimitsu; Kenichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Content transfer system and communication terminal
Patent Number: 9,319,625

Inventors: Yahata; Hiroshi (Kadoma, JP), Yagi; Tomotaka (Nishinomiya, JP)
Title: Information recording medium, and apparatus and method for recording information to information recording medium
Patent Number: 8,160,432

Inventors: Yamada; Hajime (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA)
Title: Shift selector
Patent Number: 9,316,305

Inventors: Yamada; Hajime (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA), Yamamoto; Stuart (La Mirada, CA)
Title: Three-dimensional vehicle backup camera display system and method
Patent Number: 9,316,828

Inventors: Yamada; Rumiko (Tokyo, JP), Matsuda; Atsuko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Process for producing optical film, optical film, polarizer, and liquid crystal display
Patent Number: 8,158,218

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Hiroshi (Osaka, JP), Taniguchi; Masaki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Output impedance varying circuit
Patent Number: 7,365,302

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Hitoshi (Nisshin, JP), Suzuki; Mikimasa (Toyohashi, JP), Hattori; Yoshiyuki (Aichi-gun, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing semiconductor device having super junction construction
Patent Number: 7,364,971

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Jun (Aichi, JP), Tamezane; Takumi (Aichi, JP)
Title: Cylinder lock, clutch device and unlocking device comprising thereof
Patent Number: 8,156,775

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Tetsuo (Kobe, JP), Nishio; Masayoshi (Kobe, JP)
Title: Golf putter head
Patent Number: 7,364,514

Inventors: Yamakawa; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Satou; Kenichirou (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Antenna coil comprising plurality of coil portions
Patent Number: 9,318,258

Inventors: Yamamoto; Kazushi (Tokyo, JP), Ozaki; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP), Okuda; Hayato (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Helicopter satellite communication system, helicopter-mounted communication apparatus, terrestrial station communication apparatus, communication method, and non-transitory computer-readable recording medium storing computer program
Patent Number: 9,319,128

Inventors: Yamamoto; Masafumi (Hyogo, JP), Hamamoto; Katunobu (Osaka, JP), Asano; Hiroyuki (Hyogo, JP), Takikita; Hisaya (Osaka, JP), Yoshimoto; Yuji (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Lighting device and illumination apparatus including same
Patent Number: 9,320,110

Inventors: Yamamoto; Masayuki (Sagamihara, JP), Nagai; Takayuki (Machida, JP), Asano; Masayasu (Yokohama, JP), Kaneda; Yasunori (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Storage area dynamic assignment method
Patent Number: 8,161,262

Inventors: Yamamoto; Shinji (Yokohama, JP), Kojima; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Driving system for vibrating type actuator and method of driving vibrating type actuator
Patent Number: 7,365,474

Inventors: Yamamoto; Yasunori (Hirakata, JP), Mori; Hideaki (Sakai, JP), Igarashi; Yoshiaki (Ikoma, JP)
Title: Motor driving device, motor driving method, and motor apparatus
Patent Number: 7,365,506

Inventors: Yamaoka; Masanao (White Plains, NY), Osada; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Stacked semiconductor chips including test circuitry
Patent Number: 9,318,397

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Setagaya, JP), Murakami; Satoshi (Atsugi, JP), Koyama; Jun (Atsugi, JP), Tanaka; Yukio (Atsugi, JP), Kitakado; Hidehito (Atsugi, JP), Ohnumo; Hideto (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and fabrication method thereof
Patent Number: 7,365,393

Inventors: Yamazaki; Yasuo (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,365,002

Inventors: Yan; Xinyan (Murrysville, PA), Lin; Jen C. (Export, PA), Yanar; Cagatay (Bethel Park, PA), Zellman; Larry (Yorktown, VA), Dumant; Xavier (Laval, FR), Tombari; Robert (Quebec, CA), Lafontaine; Eric (Quebec, CA)
Title: Al-Zn-Mg-Cu-Sc high strength alloy for aerospace and automotive castings
Patent Number: 8,157,932

Inventors: Yanagi; Keiji (Kitakyushu, JP), Koba; Tatsuhiko (Kitakyushu, JP)
Title: Linear motor
Patent Number: 9,318,943

Inventors: Yang; Chih-Chao (Beacon, NY), Hsu; Louis L. (Fishkill, NY), Wong; Keith Kwong Hon (Wappingers Falls, NY), Dalton; Timothy Joseph (Ridgefield, CT), Radens; Carl (LaGrangeville, NY), Clevenger; Larry (LaGrangeville, NY)
Title: Interconnect structures and methods of making thereof
Patent Number: 7,365,001

Inventors: Yang; Don Ming (Hsin-Chu, TW), Huang; Sheng Yuan (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Voice signal encoding/decoding method
Patent Number: 8,160,885

Inventors: Yang; Gyung-hye (Yongin-si, KR), Choi; Ki-wan (Yongin-si, KR), Chung; Seung-Nyung (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Youn-ho (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Yong-beom (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: System, method and medium editing moving pictures using biometric signals
Patent Number: 8,157,729

Inventors: Yang; He-Shun (HsinChu, TW), Chou; Shih-Chin (HsinChu, TW), Wu; Meng-Chai (HsinChu, TW)
Title: Lighting apparatus
Patent Number: 8,157,408

Inventors: Yang; Lianghua (Kitchener, CA)
Title: Configurable and pushable carrier communications with rich content
Patent Number: 8,160,561

Inventors: Yang; Tzu-Yi (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method and device for wireless monitoring of system status
Patent Number: 7,365,644

Inventors: Yano; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Saeki; Iwao (Kanagawa, JP), Sakayori; Tetsuya (Tokyo, JP), Sakuramata; Yoshifumi (Tokyo, JP), Shida; Haruo (Kanagawa, JP), Takami; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP), Kato; Yoshinaga (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: User interface device and image displaying method
Patent Number: 8,159,506

Inventors: Yasuda; Kazuhiro (Saitama, JP), Sato; Koji (Saitama, JP), Yanai; Hideo (Saitama, JP)
Title: Manipulation lever connection structure of vehicle
Patent Number: 8,156,841

Inventors: Yasue; Reiko (Aichi-ken, JP), Okada; Noritake (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Gateway relaying communication between a radio intelligent terminal and a server
Patent Number: 8,160,051

Inventors: Yasui; Kenichiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Built-in camera module suitable for cameras built into mobile communication terminal and mobile communication terminal using the camera module
Patent Number: 7,365,794

Inventors: Yates; Andrew Joseph (Seattle, WA), Cordell; Daniel I. R. (Seattle, WA), Cook; James M. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Dynamic web updates based on state
Patent Number: 9,317,616

Inventors: Yaver; Debbie (Davis, CA), Otani; Suzanne (Elk Grove, CA), Lin; Janine (Davis, CA), Amolo; Christopher (West Sacramento, CA), Borch; Kim (Birkerod, DK), Patkar; Shamkant Anant (Lyngby, DK), Lamsa; Michael (Davis, CA), Cherry; Barbara (Winters, CA)
Title: Polypeptides having lipase activity and polynucleotides encoding same
Patent Number: 8,158,400

Inventors: Yeh; Hsiao-Wei (Hsinchu, TW), Chang; Ching-Yu (Yilang, TW), Chen; Jian-Hong (Hsinchu, TW), Lin; Chih-An (Taipei, TW)
Title: High etch resistant material for double patterning
Patent Number: 8,158,335

Inventors: Yin; Zhanping (Vancouver, WA), Yamada; Shohei (Camas, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for special subframe configuration for carrier aggregation
Patent Number: 9,319,188

Inventors: Yogo; Shigekazu (Nagoya, JP), Mizutani; Ryoji (Nishikamo-gun, JP), Tojima; Yuki (Chita-gun, JP), Suzuki; Shuuetsu (Gamagori, JP)
Title: Mounting structure of part
Patent Number: 8,157,036

Inventors: Yokochi; Atsushi (Chiryuu, JP)
Title: Image read apparatus
Patent Number: 7,365,888

Inventors: Yokogawa; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of predicting reliability of semiconductor device, reliability prediction system using the same and storage medium storing program causing computer to execute the same
Patent Number: 8,161,428

Inventors: Yokota; Shinji (Saitama, JP), Umeda; Kouji (Saitama, JP)
Title: Illumination structure and illumination lens mounted thereon
Patent Number: 8,159,750

Inventors: Yokoyama; Hidehiko (Machida, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, information processing apparatus, control method thereof, and storage medium
Patent Number: 9,317,231

Inventors: Yonekubo; Masatoshi (Hara-mura, JP), Uchikawa; Daisuke (Chino, JP), Kamijima; Shunji (Hara-mura, JP), Takeda; Takashi (Suwa, JP)
Title: Projector that monitors mirror function to prevent point illumination
Patent Number: 8,157,387

Inventors: Yoon; Seunghwan (Irvine, CA), Rofougaran; Ahmadreza (Newport Coast, CA), Tarighat Mehrabani; Alireza (Irvine, CA)
Title: Wireless transceiver with circulator and active cancellation and methods for use therewith
Patent Number: 9,319,094

Inventors: Yoon; Yong-Hoon (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Moo-Sun (Seoul, KR), Lee; Kyu-Se (Ulsan, KR), Kim; Young-Min (Yangsan-si, KR), Mun; Byeong-Sang (Cheonan-si, KR), Cha; Sung-Woon (Goyang-si, KR), Kim; Young-Ho (Seoul, KR), Cho; Soo-Hyun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Production method for a splash shield using a continuous extrusion-injection-foaming moulding process
Patent Number: 9,315,217

Inventors: Yoshida; Hiroshi (Obama, JP)
Title: Brushless DC motor with molded resin housing
Patent Number: 7,365,458

Inventors: Yoshida; Ken (Kanagawa, JP), Matsumoto; Keiko (Kanagawa, JP), Takenaka; Tomohide (Kanagawa, JP), Ito; Daisuke (Kanagawa, JP), Takahashi; Daisuke (Kanagawa, JP), Katoh; Masahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Sakurai; Yoichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,316,954

Inventors: Yoshida; Koichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: External force detection device
Patent Number: 8,156,827

Inventors: Yoshida; Satoru (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid supplying device, droplet discharge device, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,315,039

Inventors: Yoshihara; Yumiko (Chuo-ku, JP), Kobayashi; Masaaki (Chuo-ku, JP)
Title: Capacitor element, solid electrolytic capacitor, processes for their production and capacitor element combination
Patent Number: 7,365,963

Inventors: Yoshikawa; Katsuyuki (Ichihara, JP)
Title: Medical liquid container
Patent Number: 8,157,783

Inventors: Yoshikawa; Kouhei (Osaka, JP)
Title: Reactor, converter, and power converter apparatus
Patent Number: 9,318,250

Inventors: Yoshimaru; Akito (Kanagawa, JP), Satoh; Nobuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Sakurai; Yasuo (Kanagawa, JP), Takahashi; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kobayashi; Masato (Kanagawa, JP), Sakurada; Yuichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image reading apparatus and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,159,727

Inventors: Yotsutani; Masaki (Tokyo, JP), Kawai; Ryo (Tokyo, JP), Kawano; Takayuki (Yokohama, JP), Yoshida; Jun (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Resource management method, resource management device, and program product
Patent Number: 9,319,281

Inventors: Youn; Jae-sub (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Electronic apparatus, and method of providing of sound
Patent Number: 9,319,775

Inventors: Yu; Chih-Min (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Driving apparatus for driving gate lines in display panel
Patent Number: 8,159,441

Inventors: Yu; Keman (Beijing, CN), Li; Jiang (Beijing, CN), Li; Shipeng (Irvine, CA)
Title: Low complexity real-time video coding
Patent Number: 7,366,237

Inventors: Yu; Shunjia (San Jose, CA), Banks; David C. (Pleasonton, CA), Wu; Ding-Long (San Jose, CA), Zhu; Jieming (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Fibre channel zoning by logical unit number in hardware
Patent Number: 7,366,194

Inventors: Yu; Wang-I (Jhonghe, TW), Tai; Hung-Chi (Jhonghe, TW), Hung; Yung-Chih (Jhonghe, TW)
Title: Power connector and power contact thereof with improved support member for supporting engaging arm
Patent Number: 9,318,829

Inventors: Yuasa; Masaru (Kyoto, JP), Tachiiri; Megumi (Kyoto, JP), Ishii; Keiko (Kyoto, JP), Kanazawa; Mariko (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Garment having cup part
Patent Number: 9,314,054

Inventors: Yudasaka; Ichio (Chino, JP)
Title: Active matrix display device
Patent Number: 7,364,939

Inventors: Yudenfriend; Harry M. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Sharing of data across disjoint clusters
Patent Number: 8,161,128

Inventors: Yui; Masao (Otawara, JP), Kassai; Yoshimori (Nasushiobara, JP), Kuhara; Shigehide (Otawara, JP)
Title: Magnetic resonance imaging apparatus and magnetic resonance imaging method
Patent Number: 7,365,543

Inventors: Yukihara; Jin (Miyazaki, JP), Kawase; Mikihiko (Miyazaki, JP), Kasai; Kazunaga (Saitama, JP)
Title: Steering lock system with control knob for vehicle
Patent Number: 7,363,787

Inventors: Yumura; Masanori (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Shovel
Patent Number: 9,318,768

Inventors: Yuzurihara; Hiroshi (Atsugi, JP), Tamura; Seiichi (Yokohama, JP), Mishima; Ryuichi (Machida, JP)
Title: Photoelectric conversion device, method for manufacturing the same and image pickup system
Patent Number: 7,365,380

Inventors: Zafiropoulo; Arthur W. (Atherton, CA), Sowa; Mark J. (Medford, MA)
Title: Radical-enhanced atomic layer deposition using CF.sub.4 to enhance oxygen radical generation
Patent Number: 9,318,319

Inventors: Zemba; Hideki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Developing unit, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,366,449

Inventors: Zemlok; Michael A. (Towson, MD), Moore; Keith (Owings Mills, MD), Van Wambeke; Weston J. (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Modular power tool
Patent Number: 7,363,841

Inventors: Zeng; Hua-Jun (Beijing, CH), Wang; Xuanhui (Champaign, IL), Chen; Zheng (Beijing, CH), Zhang; Benyu (Beijing, CH), Ma; Wei-Ying (Beijing, CH)
Title: Clustering based text classification
Patent Number: 7,366,705

Inventors: Zhang; Baoquan (Overland Park, KS), Zhou; Tong (Lower Gwynedd, PA)
Title: Dynamic provisioning of a switch with custom ringback media
Patent Number: 9,319,514

Inventors: Zhang; Bing-Jun (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Measuring device
Patent Number: 9,316,470

Inventors: Zhang; Hongyong (Yamato, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 9,316,880

Inventors: Zhang; Jingying (Naperville, IL), Nguyen; John C. (Naperville, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing improved border paging in a wireless network
Patent Number: 7,366,526

Inventors: Zhang; Ligang (Austin, TX)
Title: Push compensation in an oscillator
Patent Number: 7,365,610

Inventors: Zhang; Wanfeng (Palo Alto, CA), Sutardja; Pantas (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Multi-string dimmable LED driver
Patent Number: 9,320,097

Inventors: Zhang; Xiaodong (Mason, OH)
Title: Battery state of health monitoring system and method
Patent Number: 8,159,189

Inventors: Zhang; Xuerui (Yokohama, JP), Saika; Nobuyuki (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and operation method thereof
Patent Number: 8,161,008

Inventors: Zhang; Xunyuan (Albany, NY), Zhao; Larry (Hoeilaart, BE), He; Ming (Slingerlands, NY), Lin; Sean (Watervliet, NY), Iacoponi; John (Wappingers Falls, NY), Ryan; Errol Todd (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Copper based nitride liner passivation layers for conductive copper structures
Patent Number: 9,318,436

Inventors: Zheng; Weimin (Beijing, CN), Yu; Hongliang (Beijing, CN)
Title: Virtual machine-based on-demand parallel disaster recovery system and the method thereof
Patent Number: 8,161,321

Inventors: Zheng; Yun (Beijing, CN), Xie; Shufu (Beijing, CN), Pan; Pan (Beijing, CN), He; Yuan (Beijing, CN), Sun; Jun (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method and device for extracting distorted straight line from image
Patent Number: 9,317,766

Inventors: Zhu; Huilong (Poughkeepsie, NY), Yang; Daewon (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: CMOS structures and methods for improving yield
Patent Number: 9,318,344

Inventors: Zhu; Xu (Allen, TX), Brobston; Michael L. (Allen, TX), Loh; Lup M. (Plano, TX)
Title: Apparatus and method for an integrated, multi-mode, multi-band, and multi-stage power amplifier
Patent Number: 8,160,275

Inventors: Zhu; Xuchu (Kanagawa, JP), Takase; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP), Ozaki; Tomoo (Kanagawa, JP), Hei; Wee (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for forming servo patterns on a magnetic-recording disk
Patent Number: 8,159,773

Inventors: Zimmerle; Johnny W. (St. Joseph, MI), Cline; Wyatt A. (Niles, MI), Starr; Todd C. (St. Joseph, MI), Velarde-Chan; Jose (Kalamazoo, MI)
Title: Vacuum system
Patent Number: 7,363,679

Inventors: Zo; Wo-No (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Method for writing a character message in a mobile telecommunication handset and mobile telecommunication handset capable of writing a character message
Patent Number: 8,160,621

Inventors: Zoeckler; Dennis L. (Brighton, MI), Granda; Shawn F. (Novi, MI)
Title: System and method for correcting a mobile identification number
Patent Number: 8,160,581

Inventors: Zuberi; Khawar M. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Increasing the accuracy and efficiency of admission control for data streams
Patent Number: 7,366,097

Inventors: Zuo; Songlin (San Diego, CA), Laisne; Michael (Encinitas, CA)
Title: Data recirculation in configured scan paths
Patent Number: 9,316,690

Inventors: Zuromski; Joseph Alexander (Mountain View, CA), Hu; Hao (Belmont, CA), Chidambaram; Palanidaran (Tamil Nadu, IN), Rangasamy; Surendran (Tamil Nadu, IN), Wang; Fei (Fremont, CA), White; Christopher Allan (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for fragmenting and recombining content structured language data content to reduce latency of processing and rendering operations
Patent Number: 9,317,622

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